Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Silverlight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Silverlight over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 33 29
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast - 3.02% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.96% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Belfast median annual salary - £50,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +92.31% -14.75%
County Antrim median annual salary £30,000 £50,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year -40.00% +92.31% -14.75%

Silverlight is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 185 113 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 51.82% 37.92% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 116 91 50
Belfast median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £12,500 £28,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £52,625
County Antrim median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -8.75% +14.29% +6.87%

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Silverlight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Silverlight in Belfast

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in Belfast