The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 69
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
124 187 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 30.32% 38.40% 46.79%
Number of salaries quoted 109 133 275
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Silverlight as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Merseyside