The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 66 60
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.46% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.10% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 11
Average salary - £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
319 273 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 37.93% 41.68% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 228 242 256
Average salary £31,500 £36,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Silverlight
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in the North East