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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 64 60
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.61% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.53% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 10
Average salary - £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
344 262 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 41.80% 39.70% 42.27%
Number of salaries quoted 244 235 262
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £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