The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 69 45
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 0.87% 5.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.59% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 16
Average salary - £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Silverlight
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
195 314 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 44.62% 54.42% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 164 288 188
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Leicester