The table below looks at the statistics for Fireworks skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fireworks over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Fireworks
Rank 124 112 127
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Permanent jobs citing Fireworks 6 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.30% 0.60% 0.64%
As % of the Applications category 2.03% 4.24% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 13
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £37,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Fireworks
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
295 236 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.91% 14.25% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 270 196 263
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%

Fireworks
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fireworks across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Fireworks Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Fireworks
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Fireworks Salary Trend in Cheshire

Fireworks
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fireworks across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Fireworks Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Fireworks
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fireworks within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 4 £30,500 -
Fireworks
North West

Fireworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Fireworks 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 Fireworks.

1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) jQuery
3 9 (69.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (69.23%) Adobe
4 8 (61.54%) SEO
5 7 (53.85%) Dreamweaver
6 6 (46.15%) Web Design
6 6 (46.15%) Digital Media
6 6 (46.15%) Information Architecture
6 6 (46.15%) Flash
6 6 (46.15%) ActionScript
7 4 (30.77%) .NET
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
8 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
9 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
9 2 (15.38%) Web Services
9 2 (15.38%) XML
9 2 (15.38%) Finance
9 2 (15.38%) Automotive
9 2 (15.38%) HTML5
9 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
9 2 (15.38%) Web Development
9 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
9 2 (15.38%) User Experience
10 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (7.69%) Retail

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Fireworks 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 Fireworks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (69.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (7.69%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) WebTrends
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (7.69%) Axure RP
3 1 (7.69%) Hudson
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Designer
2 7 (53.85%) Web Designer
3 4 (30.77%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Trainee Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Trainee Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Trainee
5 1 (7.69%) Creative Designer
5 1 (7.69%) UX Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (84.62%) jQuery
3 6 (46.15%) Flash
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) CSS3
6 1 (7.69%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) DHTML
6 1 (7.69%) XHTML
6 1 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Digital Media
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
3 1 (7.69%) Social Media
3 1 (7.69%) W3C
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) SEO
2 6 (46.15%) Web Design
2 6 (46.15%) Information Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) ActionScript
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) WAI
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Google