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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank - 17 15
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - 12.15% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 22.41% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
10 58 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 23.81% 54.21% 74.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 18
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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