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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 122 111 115
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 26 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.05% 0.98% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.97% 2.48% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 31
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
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
874 848 1071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.16% 39.70% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 738 701 876
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 £62,500 £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 22 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 22 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 - 9 £45,000 -
Bishop's Stortford +1 6 £52,500 +16.66%
Hitchin - 5 £60,000 - 1
Stevenage -1 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 22 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 38 (100.00%) C#
2 34 (89.47%) .NET
3 31 (81.58%) SQL Server
4 29 (76.32%) ASP.NET
5 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (52.63%) MVC
7 18 (47.37%) SQL
7 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
9 15 (39.47%) HTML
10 13 (34.21%) WCF
10 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (31.58%) XML
12 11 (28.95%) TDD
12 11 (28.95%) WPF
13 10 (26.32%) VB
13 10 (26.32%) CSS
13 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
13 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (26.32%) jQuery
14 9 (23.68%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (23.68%) Windows
14 9 (23.68%) Scrum
14 9 (23.68%) HTML5
14 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (21.05%) OOP
15 8 (21.05%) .NET Framework
16 7 (18.42%) IIS
16 7 (18.42%) BDD

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (18.42%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Mingle
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (81.58%) SQL Server
2 13 (34.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (23.68%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (13.16%) RavenDB
5 5 (13.16%) Neo4j
6 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) TeamCity
2 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) MSTest
2 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.16%) NUnit
2 5 (13.16%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (5.26%) Moq
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.63%) Log4Net
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 16 (42.11%) Senior Developer
4 9 (23.68%) .NET Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Senior Programmer
7 5 (13.16%) .NET Programmer
7 5 (13.16%) Senior .NET Programmer
7 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
7 5 (13.16%) VB Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Programmer
8 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (7.89%) Agile .NET Developer
10 1 (2.63%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) .NET
2 29 (76.32%) ASP.NET
3 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (39.47%) HTML
5 13 (34.21%) WCF
6 12 (31.58%) XML
7 11 (28.95%) WPF
8 10 (26.32%) jQuery
8 10 (26.32%) CSS
9 9 (23.68%) HTML5
9 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 8 (21.05%) .NET Framework
11 6 (15.79%) Web Services
12 5 (13.16%) WinForms
12 5 (13.16%) RESTful
12 5 (13.16%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (13.16%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (7.89%) CSS3
13 3 (7.89%) XSLT
14 2 (5.26%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) iPhone
2 1 (2.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) CentOS
3 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) MVC
3 11 (28.95%) TDD
4 9 (23.68%) Scrum
5 8 (21.05%) OOP
6 7 (18.42%) BDD
7 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
8 5 (13.16%) CQRS
9 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (10.53%) Product Management
9 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (5.26%) OO
11 1 (2.63%) SOA
11 1 (2.63%) UML
11 1 (2.63%) MVVM
11 1 (2.63%) Multithreading
11 1 (2.63%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (47.37%) SQL
3 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 10 (26.32%) VB
5 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
6 4 (10.53%) VB6
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.63%) XAML
7 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) MCSD
2 5 (13.16%) MCSE
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.16%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.63%) Symbian
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £75000 per annum - plus benefits + Share options
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago