The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 172 153 166
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs citing Flash 16 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.42% 0.61% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 1.26% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 17
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £30,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,999 £27,250 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,450 £32,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Flash
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1616 1824 1990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.26% 48.41% 51.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1599 1795
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Flash
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Flash Salary Trend in Manchester

Flash
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Flash across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Flash Salary Histogram in Manchester

Flash
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
Bolton - 9 £39,500 -
Flash
North West

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (48.72%) HTML
2 18 (46.15%) CSS
3 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
4 14 (35.90%) PHP
5 13 (33.33%) jQuery
6 12 (30.77%) CMS
6 12 (30.77%) MySQL
7 11 (28.21%) XML
7 11 (28.21%) OOP
7 11 (28.21%) MVC
7 11 (28.21%) Adobe
7 11 (28.21%) Apache Flex
7 11 (28.21%) WordPress
7 11 (28.21%) Flash Builder
7 11 (28.21%) Mobile App
8 10 (25.64%) MXML
8 10 (25.64%) Marketing
8 10 (25.64%) Adobe Illustrator
8 10 (25.64%) CodeIgniter
8 10 (25.64%) Joomla!
8 10 (25.64%) Adobe AIR
8 10 (25.64%) Drupal
8 10 (25.64%) Internet
8 10 (25.64%) Photoshop
8 10 (25.64%) SQL
9 9 (23.08%) MS Project
9 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
9 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2
9 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 9 (23.08%) PMP

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (30.77%) CMS
2 11 (28.21%) WordPress
3 10 (25.64%) Joomla!
3 10 (25.64%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (25.64%) Photoshop
2 9 (23.08%) MS Project
2 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 5 (12.82%) Acrobat
3 5 (12.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Zen Cart
2 1 (2.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Intranet
2 1 (2.56%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Flash Builder
2 7 (17.95%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (25.64%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) Junior
2 13 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 11 (28.21%) PHP Developer
3 11 (28.21%) Junior PHP Developer
4 9 (23.08%) Project Manager
5 8 (20.51%) Designer
6 5 (12.82%) Graphic Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Graduate
8 1 (2.56%) Junior C# Developer
8 1 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Email Designer
8 1 (2.56%) UX Designer
8 1 (2.56%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) HTML
2 18 (46.15%) CSS
3 13 (33.33%) jQuery
4 11 (28.21%) XML
4 11 (28.21%) Apache Flex
5 10 (25.64%) MXML
5 10 (25.64%) CodeIgniter
5 10 (25.64%) Adobe AIR
6 7 (17.95%) HTML5
7 3 (7.69%) .NET
7 3 (7.69%) CSS3
8 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.56%) WebGL
8 1 (2.56%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Mobile App
2 8 (20.51%) User Experience
3 6 (15.38%) Online Gambling
4 2 (5.13%) Open Source
4 2 (5.13%) W3C
5 1 (2.56%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.56%) iPhone
5 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.56%) Social Media
5 1 (2.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) OOP
1 11 (28.21%) MVC
2 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 4 (10.26%) SEO
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
4 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (5.13%) Analytics
6 1 (2.56%) B2B
6 1 (2.56%) CRM
6 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.56%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.56%) Web Analytics
6 1 (2.56%) Web Design
6 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (2.56%) Campaign Management
6 1 (2.56%) Android Development
6 1 (2.56%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.90%) PHP
3 10 (25.64%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) PMP
1 9 (23.08%) PMI Certification
1 9 (23.08%) APMP
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Adobe
2 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Google