The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 126 110 139
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +29
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 17 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.82% 1.10% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.11% 2.86% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 26
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
Silverlight
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
807 735 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.99% 38.44% 37.56%
Number of salaries quoted 624 612 896
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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
St Albans - 15 £60,000 - 2
Stevenage +20 2 £33,250 -33.50%
Silverlight
East of England

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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#
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
1 41 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (95.12%) MVC
2 39 (95.12%) ASP.NET
3 38 (92.68%) JavaScript
3 38 (92.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (85.37%) Scrum
4 35 (85.37%) jQuery
5 34 (82.93%) HTML
6 32 (78.05%) CSS
7 31 (75.61%) TDD
7 31 (75.61%) NUnit
7 31 (75.61%) TeamCity
7 31 (75.61%) HTML5
8 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
9 29 (70.73%) WCF
10 28 (68.29%) Selenium
10 28 (68.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 28 (68.29%) CSS3
10 28 (68.29%) MS Excel
10 28 (68.29%) SharePoint
10 28 (68.29%) OOD
10 28 (68.29%) Oracle
10 28 (68.29%) Ajax
11 27 (65.85%) XML
12 24 (58.54%) SQL
13 22 (53.66%) Software Engineering
14 20 (48.78%) XSLT
15 19 (46.34%) PL/SQL

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 28 (68.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 28 (68.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (17.07%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.32%) Neo4j
3 3 (7.32%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 31 (75.61%) NUnit
1 31 (75.61%) TeamCity
2 28 (68.29%) Selenium
2 28 (68.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.32%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (7.32%) MSTest
3 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.44%) Moq
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (100.00%) Developer
2 36 (87.80%) C# Developer
3 35 (85.37%) C# .NET Developer
4 31 (75.61%) .NET Developer
5 25 (60.98%) Senior Developer
6 22 (53.66%) Senior C# Developer
6 22 (53.66%) Senior .NET Developer
7 16 (39.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (36.59%) C# Software Engineer
8 15 (36.59%) .NET Software Engineer
8 15 (36.59%) Software Engineer
9 13 (31.71%) Web Developer
9 13 (31.71%) .NET Web Developer
9 13 (31.71%) C# Web Developer
10 12 (29.27%) Software Developer
11 10 (24.39%) .NET Software Developer
11 10 (24.39%) C# Software Developer
11 10 (24.39%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
11 10 (24.39%) Senior C# Software Engineer
11 10 (24.39%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (95.12%) ASP.NET
3 38 (92.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (85.37%) jQuery
5 34 (82.93%) HTML
6 32 (78.05%) CSS
7 31 (75.61%) HTML5
8 29 (70.73%) WCF
9 28 (68.29%) CSS3
9 28 (68.29%) Ajax
10 27 (65.85%) XML
11 20 (48.78%) XSLT
12 19 (46.34%) WebSockets
13 9 (21.95%) WinForms
14 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 3 (7.32%) Web Services
15 3 (7.32%) KnockoutJS
15 3 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
15 3 (7.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (95.12%) MVC
3 35 (85.37%) Scrum
4 31 (75.61%) TDD
5 28 (68.29%) OOD
6 22 (53.66%) Software Engineering
7 19 (46.34%) SOA
7 19 (46.34%) Web Development
7 19 (46.34%) Multithreading
7 19 (46.34%) Low Latency
8 4 (9.76%) OOP
9 3 (7.32%) CQRS
9 3 (7.32%) BDD
9 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.88%) Product Management
10 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
11 1 (2.44%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (2.44%) OO
11 1 (2.44%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 38 (92.68%) JavaScript
3 24 (58.54%) SQL
4 19 (46.34%) PL/SQL
4 19 (46.34%) Objective-C
5 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.88%) VB6
6 2 (4.88%) VB
6 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) MCSE
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.32%) MCSD
1 3 (7.32%) MCTS
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 28 (68.29%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Business Objects
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits + Share options
Posted: 6 days ago