The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 99 112
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.15% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.42% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Silverlight
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
385 478 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.71% 34.89% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 252 303 441
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Edinburgh