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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 26 18
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - 4.71% 4.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 6.15% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £23,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Silverlight
West Wales

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 Swansea region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17 65 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 36.17% 76.47% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 64 38
Average salary £36,750 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.08% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Swansea