The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 56 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.43% - 2.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.82% - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £37,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
110 87 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 23.86% 25.97% 47.87%
Number of salaries quoted 90 84 157
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
Bedfordshire

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Luton

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) XAML
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSD
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Sysprep

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) XAML
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VB6
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle