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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Fireworks
Rank 224 202 238
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +36
Permanent jobs citing Fireworks 32 37 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.55% 0.23%
As % of the Applications category 2.68% 3.61% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 32 37 17
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £22,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -3.07%
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
1196 1025 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.18% 15.14% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 984 838 943
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 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
Manchester -18 16 £33,000 +1.53% 1
Cheshire -15 7 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Merseyside - 7 £30,000 - 2
Lancashire -5 1 £35,000 +55.55%
Cumbria - 1 £32,500 -
Fireworks
England

Fireworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 51 (96.23%) HTML
2 50 (94.34%) CSS
3 49 (92.45%) Photoshop
4 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
5 27 (50.94%) User Experience
6 26 (49.06%) jQuery
7 22 (41.51%) Adobe
8 21 (39.62%) E-Commerce
9 18 (33.96%) Adobe Illustrator
10 13 (24.53%) Apple iOS
11 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (18.87%) Web Development
12 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
12 10 (18.87%) .NET
12 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
13 9 (16.98%) SEO
14 8 (15.09%) .NET Framework
14 8 (15.09%) Web Services
14 8 (15.09%) C#
14 8 (15.09%) Time Management
14 8 (15.09%) HTML5
14 8 (15.09%) CSS3
15 7 (13.21%) OmniGraffle
15 7 (13.21%) Android
15 7 (13.21%) Information Architecture
15 7 (13.21%) Web Design
16 6 (11.32%) TDD
16 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 6 (11.32%) SQL
16 6 (11.32%) Dreamweaver

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 3 (5.66%) Umbraco
1 3 (5.66%) CMS
2 2 (3.77%) WordPress
Applications
1 49 (92.45%) Photoshop
2 18 (33.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (13.21%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (3.77%) MS Office
4 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.89%) PaintShop Pro
5 1 (1.89%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.89%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) DNS
1 1 (1.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (5.66%) Axure RP
2 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.89%) Hudson
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Online Betting
3 2 (3.77%) Automotive
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Designer
2 20 (37.74%) Developer
3 18 (33.96%) User Experience Designer
4 13 (24.53%) Web Designer
5 10 (18.87%) Web Developer
6 7 (13.21%) .NET Developer
7 6 (11.32%) C# Developer
7 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (11.32%) .NET Web Developer
7 6 (11.32%) C# Web Developer
7 6 (11.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (11.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior User Experience Designer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Designer
10 2 (3.77%) Systems Developer
10 2 (3.77%) User Experience Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Front-End Web Developer
11 1 (1.89%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 1 (1.89%) Creative Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (96.23%) HTML
2 50 (94.34%) CSS
3 26 (49.06%) jQuery
4 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
4 10 (18.87%) .NET
5 8 (15.09%) .NET Framework
5 8 (15.09%) Web Services
5 8 (15.09%) HTML5
5 8 (15.09%) CSS3
6 6 (11.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (11.32%) WCF
6 6 (11.32%) LINQ
7 5 (9.43%) Flash
8 4 (7.55%) XHTML
9 2 (3.77%) XML
10 1 (1.89%) Google Maps API
10 1 (1.89%) Symfony
10 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.89%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 27 (50.94%) User Experience
2 5 (9.43%) Digital Media
3 4 (7.55%) W3C
4 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.77%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.89%) Social Media
6 1 (1.89%) Open Source
6 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Apple iOS
2 7 (13.21%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) E-Commerce
2 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.87%) Web Development
4 9 (16.98%) SEO
5 8 (15.09%) Time Management
6 7 (13.21%) Information Architecture
6 7 (13.21%) Web Design
7 6 (11.32%) TDD
7 6 (11.32%) iOS Development
8 4 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (7.55%) Progressive Enhancement
9 3 (5.66%) User Stories
9 3 (5.66%) Line Management
9 3 (5.66%) Validation
10 1 (1.89%) Graceful Degradation
10 1 (1.89%) Analytics
10 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.89%) MVC
10 1 (1.89%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
2 8 (15.09%) C#
3 6 (11.32%) SQL
4 3 (5.66%) ActionScript
4 3 (5.66%) PHP
5 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) WAI
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Adobe
2 6 (11.32%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.77%) Google
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
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