The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 12 22
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - 16.18% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 23.91% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Silverlight
Manchester

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 Wigan region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8 46 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 38.10% 67.65% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 40
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Silverlight Salary Trend in Wigan