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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 58 -
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.16% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
185 255 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 40.66% 42.43% 44.43%
Number of salaries quoted 132 215 244
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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