The first table below looks at the demand for Flash skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 111 114 90
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Permanent jobs citing Flash 4 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% 0.23% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 0.67% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 10
Average salary £56,250 £46,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.28% +53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £38,300 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £129,000 £46,000 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
502 593 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.67% 34.10% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 438 530 439
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Flash
West Midlands

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Flash across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Flash
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Flash Salary Trend in Birmingham

Flash
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Flash across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Flash Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Flash also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Flash.

1 15 (83.33%) HTML
2 14 (77.78%) ActionScript
2 14 (77.78%) MySQL
2 14 (77.78%) PHP
2 14 (77.78%) XML
3 13 (72.22%) Photoshop
3 13 (72.22%) CSS
4 12 (66.67%) LAMP
4 12 (66.67%) jQuery
5 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
5 11 (61.11%) HTML5
6 10 (55.56%) Apache
7 9 (50.00%) XHTML
7 9 (50.00%) Web Services
7 9 (50.00%) Mac OS X
7 9 (50.00%) WordPress
7 9 (50.00%) CSS3
8 5 (27.78%) Subversion
8 5 (27.78%) MVC
8 5 (27.78%) OO
8 5 (27.78%) Facebook
8 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
9 4 (22.22%) Adobe
10 3 (16.67%) SOAP
10 3 (16.67%) Zend
10 3 (16.67%) Degree
10 3 (16.67%) Joomla!
10 3 (16.67%) CMS
10 3 (16.67%) Drupal
10 3 (16.67%) Magento

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Flash also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Flash. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (55.56%) Apache
2 9 (50.00%) WordPress
3 3 (16.67%) Joomla!
3 3 (16.67%) CMS
3 3 (16.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.56%) InDesign
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) NAS
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Intranet
2 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Subversion
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Flash Builder
2 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) PHP Developer
3 6 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 6 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Sales Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Flash Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Flash Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Strategy Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) ActionScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ActionScript Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Flash ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) HTML
2 14 (77.78%) XML
3 13 (72.22%) CSS
4 12 (66.67%) LAMP
4 12 (66.67%) jQuery
5 11 (61.11%) HTML5
6 9 (50.00%) XHTML
6 9 (50.00%) Web Services
6 9 (50.00%) CSS3
7 3 (16.67%) SOAP
7 3 (16.67%) Yii
7 3 (16.67%) REST
8 1 (5.56%) Adobe AIR
8 1 (5.56%) Ajax
8 1 (5.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (5.56%) E-Learning
2 1 (5.56%) SCORM
2 1 (5.56%) RIA
2 1 (5.56%) Learning Management System
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) MVC
1 5 (27.78%) OO
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) Web Design
2 1 (5.56%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (5.56%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) ActionScript
1 14 (77.78%) PHP
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.56%) VCP5
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) NFS
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
2 1 (5.56%) XenServer
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) KVM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Facebook
2 4 (22.22%) Adobe
3 3 (16.67%) Zend
4 2 (11.11%) Veeam
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle