The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Silverlight
England / South West
Rank - 238 241
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 0 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.56% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 10
Median salary - £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +7.14%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2166 2314 2572
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 43.14% 39.66% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1808 1953 2332
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 South West

Silverlight
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Silverlight in the South West