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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 31 24
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - 2.04% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.85% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
33 78 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 43.42% 53.06% 56.04%
Number of salaries quoted 23 75 51
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £57,500
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