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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - - 23
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - - 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +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
95 46 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 58.64% 40.00% 43.81%
Number of salaries quoted 82 44 42
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £38,500 £52,500
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