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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 24
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - - 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
86 65 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 59.31% 43.33% 45.37%
Number of salaries quoted 67 63 48
Average salary £32,000 £36,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.32% +15.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in 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