The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 63 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Flash 4 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.62% 1.67% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.37% 3.58% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 5
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
291 279 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 44.91% 46.58% 48.96%
Number of salaries quoted 248 249 323
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Flash
North West

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
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
St Helens - 3 £35,000 -
Liverpool -8 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Flash
North West

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) HTML
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 10 (83.33%) CSS
1 10 (83.33%) Web Services
1 10 (83.33%) jQuery
2 9 (75.00%) CMS
2 9 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (75.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (75.00%) Sitecore
2 9 (75.00%) HTML5
2 9 (75.00%) CSS3
2 9 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (75.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Web Development
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) JSON
4 4 (33.33%) Web Design
5 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) VBA
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
6 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (8.33%) REST

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (75.00%) CMS
1 9 (75.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Jetty
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Log4j
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
1 10 (83.33%) Senior Developer
2 9 (75.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 9 (75.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) MI Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Web Services
1 10 (83.33%) HTML
1 10 (83.33%) CSS
1 10 (83.33%) jQuery
2 9 (75.00%) HTML5
2 9 (75.00%) CSS3
3 4 (33.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) JSTL
4 1 (8.33%) Dojo
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Axis
4 1 (8.33%) GWT
4 1 (8.33%) JDBC
4 1 (8.33%) JSP
4 1 (8.33%) Servlets
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) Struts
4 1 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) XSLT
4 1 (8.33%) JAXB
4 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (41.67%) Web Development
3 4 (33.33%) Web Design
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (8.33%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Zend