The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Silverlight
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 253 280
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 7 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.11% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.27% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 31
Median salary - £45,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.62%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2003 2601 3641
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 38.25% 41.37% 35.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1762 2347 3177
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Silverlight
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in the City of London