The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 57 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.74% - 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.56% - 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Average salary £55,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Silverlight
Bedfordshire

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 Luton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
117 117 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 29.03% 32.05% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 87 115 146
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Luton region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Silverlight Salary Histogram in Luton

Silverlight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) XSD
3 4 (66.67%) XSLT
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) XAML
4 2 (33.33%) VB6
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) VB Developer
3 1 (16.67%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) XSD
2 4 (66.67%) XSLT
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) XAML
3 2 (33.33%) VB6
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle