The table below looks at the statistics for Flash 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 Flash over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 228 226 177
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -49
Permanent jobs citing Flash 16 23 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.33% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.70% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 63
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,800 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Flash
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2604 3264 3664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.69% 46.48% 49.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2202 2780 3273
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Flash
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Flash Salary Trend in the North West

Flash
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Flash across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Flash Salary Histogram in the North West

Flash
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 Flash within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Cheshire +13 11 £32,500 +18.18% 4
Manchester -6 4 £42,250 +40.83% 2
Lancashire - 1 £21,000 -
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 39 (61.90%) HTML
2 32 (50.79%) JavaScript
3 30 (47.62%) CSS
4 27 (42.86%) jQuery
5 22 (34.92%) Photoshop
6 20 (31.75%) Dreamweaver
7 19 (30.16%) Adobe
8 18 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
9 17 (26.98%) HTML5
10 13 (20.63%) PHP
11 11 (17.46%) MySQL
11 11 (17.46%) E-Commerce
11 11 (17.46%) WordPress
11 11 (17.46%) User Experience
11 11 (17.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 10 (15.87%) W3C
12 10 (15.87%) SEO
13 9 (14.29%) CMS
13 9 (14.29%) Web Design
13 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 9 (14.29%) PMP
13 9 (14.29%) PMI Certification
13 9 (14.29%) MS Project
13 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
13 9 (14.29%) XHTML
13 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
13 9 (14.29%) ISO 9000
13 9 (14.29%) Drupal
13 9 (14.29%) APMP
13 9 (14.29%) Multimedia

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 11 (17.46%) WordPress
2 9 (14.29%) CMS
2 9 (14.29%) Drupal
2 9 (14.29%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.59%) Flash Media Server
3 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (34.92%) Photoshop
2 18 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (17.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (14.29%) MS Project
4 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 5 (7.94%) Fireworks
5 5 (7.94%) Acrobat
6 4 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (3.17%) MS Office
8 1 (1.59%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) Internet
2 2 (3.17%) Wireshark
2 2 (3.17%) DNS
2 2 (3.17%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.17%) FTP
2 2 (3.17%) HTTP
2 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) MySQL
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (31.75%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (7.94%) Flash Builder
3 2 (3.17%) Selenium
3 2 (3.17%) JUnit
4 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.59%) Subversion
4 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.59%) TestNG
4 1 (1.59%) FlexUnit
General
1 9 (14.29%) Multimedia
1 9 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (49.21%) Designer
2 20 (31.75%) Developer
3 14 (22.22%) Web Designer
4 9 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 9 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Photoshop Designer
5 6 (9.52%) Junior Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Graphic Designer
5 6 (9.52%) Junior
6 5 (7.94%) Flash Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Flash Designer
6 5 (7.94%) Junior PHP Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Digital Designer
8 2 (3.17%) Malware Specialist
8 2 (3.17%) Interactive Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.17%) UX Designer
8 2 (3.17%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Software Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (61.90%) HTML
2 30 (47.62%) CSS
3 27 (42.86%) jQuery
4 17 (26.98%) HTML5
5 9 (14.29%) XHTML
6 8 (12.70%) Apache Flex
6 8 (12.70%) Adobe AIR
7 7 (11.11%) CSS3
8 5 (7.94%) XML
8 5 (7.94%) CodeIgniter
8 5 (7.94%) MXML
9 4 (6.35%) .NET
10 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
11 2 (3.17%) PhoneGap
11 2 (3.17%) Sencha Touch
11 2 (3.17%) LINQ
11 2 (3.17%) Silverlight
12 1 (1.59%) J2EE
12 1 (1.59%) SOAP
12 1 (1.59%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) User Experience
2 10 (15.87%) W3C
3 7 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 6 (9.52%) Online Gambling
5 4 (6.35%) Digital Media
5 4 (6.35%) Animation
5 4 (6.35%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.59%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.59%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
1 4 (6.35%) Android
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) E-Commerce
2 10 (15.87%) SEO
3 9 (14.29%) Web Design
3 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 9 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 7 (11.11%) MVC
4 7 (11.11%) Web Usability
5 5 (7.94%) OOP
5 5 (7.94%) Information Architecture
5 5 (7.94%) Analytics
6 4 (6.35%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (6.35%) Web Development
6 4 (6.35%) Pay per click
6 4 (6.35%) Content Management
7 3 (4.76%) Project Management
7 3 (4.76%) Android Development
7 3 (4.76%) iOS Development
8 2 (3.17%) Malware Analysis
8 2 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.79%) JavaScript
2 13 (20.63%) PHP
3 6 (9.52%) ActionScript
3 6 (9.52%) C#
4 5 (7.94%) SQL
5 2 (3.17%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (3.17%) Python
5 2 (3.17%) Perl
5 2 (3.17%) Java
6 1 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) PMP
1 9 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 9 (14.29%) APMP
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Plesk
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Adobe
2 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.94%) DoubleClick
4 4 (6.35%) Google
5 2 (3.17%) Sencha
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle
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