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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 56 49
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.23% 2.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.53% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 12
Average salary - £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
192 190 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 42.57% 43.68% 58.01%
Number of salaries quoted 161 167 257
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,961 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £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