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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 23 17
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - 2.74% 4.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.77% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £23,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
20 53 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 34.48% 72.60% 44.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18 51 29
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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