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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 44 42 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.58% 2.01% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 6.19% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Average salary £35,000 £72,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.38% +121.53%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
107 113 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 31.10% 32.38% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 70 104 147
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 5 March 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) InfoPath
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft