The table below looks at the statistics for Fireworks skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 216 203 229
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +26
Permanent jobs citing Fireworks 32 35 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.54% 0.55%
As % of the Applications category 2.80% 4.14% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 41
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
Fireworks
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1142 846 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.42% 13.04% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 994 723 978
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £22,348
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Fireworks
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Fireworks Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Fireworks
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Fireworks Salary Trend in the North West

Fireworks
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fireworks across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Fireworks Salary Histogram in the North West

Fireworks
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fireworks within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Manchester -9 16 £37,500 +23.96% 1
Lancashire +1 10 £22,500 -11.76%
Cheshire -15 6 £32,500 -13.33%
Fireworks
England

Fireworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 59 (95.16%) HTML
1 59 (95.16%) CSS
2 45 (72.58%) Photoshop
3 39 (62.90%) JavaScript
3 39 (62.90%) User Experience
4 31 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 29 (46.77%) Adobe
6 24 (38.71%) HTML5
6 24 (38.71%) jQuery
7 23 (37.10%) Information Architecture
8 19 (30.65%) Dreamweaver
9 18 (29.03%) Mobile App
10 16 (25.81%) OmniGraffle
11 15 (24.19%) Digital Media
11 15 (24.19%) Web Design
12 13 (20.97%) E-Commerce
13 11 (17.74%) SEO
13 11 (17.74%) Marketing
13 11 (17.74%) CSS3
13 11 (17.74%) WordPress
14 8 (12.90%) Flash
14 8 (12.90%) ActionScript
15 7 (11.29%) B2B
15 7 (11.29%) Web Development
15 7 (11.29%) Email Marketing
15 7 (11.29%) Online Marketing
16 6 (9.68%) Apple iOS
16 6 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 5 (8.06%) Social Media
17 5 (8.06%) Android

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 11 (17.74%) WordPress
2 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 45 (72.58%) Photoshop
2 31 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (25.81%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.61%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) MySQL
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (30.65%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 11 (17.74%) Marketing
2 4 (6.45%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 49 (79.03%) Designer
2 25 (40.32%) UX Designer
3 21 (33.87%) Developer
4 18 (29.03%) Web Designer
5 9 (14.52%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (12.90%) UX Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Graphic Designer
8 4 (6.45%) Graduate
8 4 (6.45%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Creative Designer
9 3 (4.84%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Designer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Web Designer
10 2 (3.23%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Junior
11 1 (1.61%) C# .NET Developer
11 1 (1.61%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 1 (1.61%) Junior Front-End Developer
11 1 (1.61%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.61%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (95.16%) HTML
1 59 (95.16%) CSS
2 24 (38.71%) HTML5
2 24 (38.71%) jQuery
3 11 (17.74%) CSS3
4 8 (12.90%) Flash
5 6 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (4.84%) Sass
7 2 (3.23%) Modernizr
8 1 (1.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.61%) DHTML
8 1 (1.61%) Web Services
8 1 (1.61%) .NET
8 1 (1.61%) XHTML
8 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.61%) WCF
8 1 (1.61%) LINQ
8 1 (1.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 39 (62.90%) User Experience
2 18 (29.03%) Mobile App
3 15 (24.19%) Digital Media
4 5 (8.06%) Social Media
4 5 (8.06%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.23%) W3C
6 1 (1.61%) Open Source
6 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Apple iOS
2 5 (8.06%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Information Architecture
2 15 (24.19%) Web Design
3 13 (20.97%) E-Commerce
4 11 (17.74%) SEO
5 7 (11.29%) B2B
5 7 (11.29%) Web Development
5 7 (11.29%) Email Marketing
5 7 (11.29%) Online Marketing
6 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.45%) Time Management
7 4 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (6.45%) Progressive Enhancement
8 3 (4.84%) Graceful Degradation
9 2 (3.23%) Validation
9 2 (3.23%) Content Management
9 2 (3.23%) Usability Testing
9 2 (3.23%) User Stories
9 2 (3.23%) Line Management
10 1 (1.61%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.61%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 39 (62.90%) JavaScript
2 8 (12.90%) ActionScript
3 5 (8.06%) PHP
4 1 (1.61%) C#
4 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Adobe
2 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.61%) Google
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