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

Microsoft Silverlight
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 49 61
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester - 2.16% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 6.20% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Median salary - £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -15.78%  

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 Leicester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 150 129 177
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 52.08% 34.86% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 672 658 979
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Silverlight
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Silverlight in Leicester

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in Leicester