The table below looks at the statistics for Fireworks skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fireworks over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Fireworks
Rank - 69 71
Permanent jobs citing Fireworks 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.18% 0.52%
As % of the Applications category - 1.30% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +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 Merseyside region.

Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
42 77 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.92% 13.53% 18.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37 60 87
Average salary £34,000 £27,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.52% -20.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Fireworks
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Fireworks Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Fireworks
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Fireworks Salary Trend in Merseyside

Fireworks
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (40.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (40.00%) User Stories
4 2 (40.00%) Line Management
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) W3C
4 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) Online Betting
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (60.00%) OmniGraffle
General
1 1 (20.00%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) UX Designer
1 4 (80.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) W3C
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe