The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank - 67 58
Permanent jobs citing Flash 0 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.80% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.30% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 7
Average salary - £33,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
207 386 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.68% 61.76% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 171 342 243
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Flash
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Flash Salary Trend in Merseyside

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (66.67%) EPiServer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Tridion
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Tridion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) EPiServer