The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Silverlight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 132 113
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.21% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.75% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 8
Median salary - £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.39%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.52%  

Silverlight is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 606 668 601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 32.86% 28.16% 34.42%
Number of salaries quoted 538 597 548
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Silverlight as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Silverlight in Birmingham

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in Birmingham