The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 28 14
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.06% 10.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.41% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Silverlight
England

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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42 37 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 24.71% 19.58% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 39 21 16
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Silverlight
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in the Midlands