The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 120 114 113
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 28 23 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.13% 1.09% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.24% 2.68% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 32
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
863 857 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.80% 40.44% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 727 712 875
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Hertfordshire region.

Silverlight Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Silverlight
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Silverlight
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hoddesdon - 11 £45,000 - 2
Hitchin - 6 £60,000 - 1
Bishop's Stortford 0 5 £52,500 +16.66%
Stevenage +2 2 £33,750 -46.00%
Ware - 2 £48,750 -
Hertford - 2 £47,500 - 1
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight.

1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (90.24%) .NET
3 34 (82.93%) SQL Server
4 32 (78.05%) ASP.NET
5 23 (56.10%) MVC
5 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (51.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (46.34%) SQL
8 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
9 16 (39.02%) HTML
10 15 (36.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (34.15%) XML
12 13 (31.71%) WCF
13 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (29.27%) TDD
13 12 (29.27%) jQuery
14 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 11 (26.83%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (26.83%) Scrum
14 11 (26.83%) WPF
14 11 (26.83%) CSS
14 11 (26.83%) Crystal Reports
15 10 (24.39%) VB
15 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
15 10 (24.39%) Windows
16 9 (21.95%) OOP
16 9 (21.95%) HTML5
17 8 (19.51%) BDD
17 8 (19.51%) .NET Framework
18 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.07%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Mingle
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (82.93%) SQL Server
2 15 (36.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (26.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (26.83%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (14.63%) RavenDB
5 6 (14.63%) Neo4j
6 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) TeamCity
2 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.63%) MSTest
2 6 (14.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
2 6 (14.63%) NUnit
3 2 (4.88%) Moq
4 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.44%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.44%) Log4Net
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (51.22%) C# Developer
3 18 (43.90%) Senior Developer
4 10 (24.39%) .NET Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (21.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (19.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (17.07%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (14.63%) Programmer
8 6 (14.63%) Senior Programmer
8 6 (14.63%) .NET Programmer
8 6 (14.63%) Senior .NET Programmer
9 5 (12.20%) VB Developer
9 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
10 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support
11 3 (7.32%) Agile .NET Developer
12 1 (2.44%) C# Software Developer
12 1 (2.44%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (90.24%) .NET
2 32 (78.05%) ASP.NET
3 21 (51.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (39.02%) HTML
5 14 (34.15%) XML
6 13 (31.71%) WCF
7 12 (29.27%) jQuery
8 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 11 (26.83%) WPF
8 11 (26.83%) CSS
9 9 (21.95%) HTML5
10 8 (19.51%) .NET Framework
11 7 (17.07%) Web Services
12 6 (14.63%) RESTful
12 6 (14.63%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (14.63%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (12.20%) WinForms
14 3 (7.32%) CSS3
14 3 (7.32%) XSLT
15 2 (4.88%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) iPhone
2 1 (2.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) CentOS
2 6 (14.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) MVC
1 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) TDD
3 11 (26.83%) Scrum
4 9 (21.95%) OOP
5 8 (19.51%) BDD
6 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
7 6 (14.63%) Unit Testing
7 6 (14.63%) CQRS
8 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (9.76%) Product Management
9 2 (4.88%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (4.88%) OO
9 2 (4.88%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.44%) MVVM
10 1 (2.44%) Web Application Development
10 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.44%) UML
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (46.34%) SQL
3 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
4 10 (24.39%) VB
5 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
6 4 (9.76%) VB6
7 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.44%) XAML
7 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) MCSE
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (14.63%) MCSD
1 6 (14.63%) MCTS
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.44%) Symbian
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa
Posted: 5 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa
Posted: 5 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £75000 per annum - plus benefits + Share options
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertford
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago