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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank - 67 70
Permanent jobs citing Flash 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.33% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.74% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
257 270 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.62% 44.33% 52.41%
Number of salaries quoted 217 243 312
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 August 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) HTML5
2 9 (90.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (90.00%) Sitecore
2 9 (90.00%) CSS3
2 9 (90.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (90.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 9 (90.00%) CMS
2 9 (90.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (90.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) JSON
4 4 (40.00%) Web Design
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) Jetty
5 1 (10.00%) JSTL
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) Dojo
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Axis
5 1 (10.00%) Zend
5 1 (10.00%) GWT
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) TDD

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (90.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (90.00%) CMS
1 9 (90.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Jetty
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Log4j
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Web Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) HTML5
2 9 (90.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) JSTL
4 1 (10.00%) Dojo
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Axis
4 1 (10.00%) GWT
4 1 (10.00%) JDBC
4 1 (10.00%) JSP
4 1 (10.00%) Servlets
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) Struts
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) XSLT
4 1 (10.00%) JAXB
4 1 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (50.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (10.00%) Zend