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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 55 49
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.09% 2.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.60% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 14
Average salary - £35,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.06%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
278 192 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 47.36% 41.83% 51.88%
Number of salaries quoted 234 156 241
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
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