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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 56 55
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.65% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.33% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Silverlight
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
178 226 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.88% 49.13% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 156 205 233
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Lancashire