The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 29 31
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - 7.59% 3.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 15.07% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Silverlight
County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 73 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 42.22% 50.34% 53.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 66
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Belfast