The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 23
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - - 5.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Silverlight
Lancashire

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 Preston region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45 55 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 42.86% 45.83% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 51 68
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Preston