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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 242 207 202
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -5
Permanent jobs citing Flash 20 41 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.60% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 1.25% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 53
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,100 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +4.76%
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
3170 3270 3545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.90% 47.90% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2704 2934 3183
Average salary £37,608 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 September 2014.

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 22 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
Cheshire -8 9 £50,000 +85.18% 3
Manchester -27 9 £50,000 +53.84% 3
Lancashire 0 3 £30,000 +9.09%
Merseyside +4 1 £27,500 -40.54%
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (95.12%) HTML
2 35 (85.37%) JavaScript
3 30 (73.17%) CSS
4 28 (68.29%) Photoshop
5 24 (58.54%) jQuery
6 21 (51.22%) HTML5
7 17 (41.46%) Adobe Illustrator
7 17 (41.46%) CMS
8 15 (36.59%) Adobe
8 15 (36.59%) .NET
9 13 (31.71%) User Experience
10 12 (29.27%) SEO
11 11 (26.83%) Dreamweaver
11 11 (26.83%) Web Design
11 11 (26.83%) Marketing
11 11 (26.83%) CSS3
12 10 (24.39%) Mobile App
12 10 (24.39%) Mobile Application Development
12 10 (24.39%) Degree
13 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (21.95%) Java
14 8 (19.51%) Web Services
15 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
15 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
15 7 (17.07%) Sitecore CMS
15 7 (17.07%) Sitecore
16 6 (14.63%) Adobe After Effects
16 6 (14.63%) Android
16 6 (14.63%) User Experience Design

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 17 (41.46%) CMS
2 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
2 7 (17.07%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (7.32%) Node.js
3 3 (7.32%) Flash Media Server
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) Jetty
4 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (68.29%) Photoshop
2 17 (41.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (14.63%) Adobe After Effects
3 6 (14.63%) Fireworks
4 2 (4.88%) InDesign
5 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
5 1 (2.44%) QuarkXPress
5 1 (2.44%) MS Office
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.44%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Broadband
1 1 (2.44%) FTP
1 1 (2.44%) Intranet
1 1 (2.44%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) MySQL
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (9.76%) Subversion
2 4 (9.76%) JUnit
2 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.32%) Selenium
3 3 (7.32%) FlexUnit
4 1 (2.44%) Log4j
4 1 (2.44%) Ant
4 1 (2.44%) Maven
4 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 11 (26.83%) Marketing
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Games
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Automotive
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Designer
2 15 (36.59%) Developer
3 13 (31.71%) Web Designer
4 11 (26.83%) Senior Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Web Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Senior Web Developer
6 5 (12.20%) User Experience Designer
6 5 (12.20%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Email Designer
7 3 (7.32%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Junior
9 1 (2.44%) Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) E-Learning Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Test Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (95.12%) HTML
2 30 (73.17%) CSS
3 24 (58.54%) jQuery
4 21 (51.22%) HTML5
5 15 (36.59%) .NET
6 11 (26.83%) CSS3
7 8 (19.51%) Web Services
8 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
9 6 (14.63%) HTML5 Canvas
9 6 (14.63%) WebGL
10 5 (12.20%) XML
10 5 (12.20%) XHTML
11 3 (7.32%) Haml
11 3 (7.32%) WebRTC
11 3 (7.32%) WebSockets
11 3 (7.32%) JSON
11 3 (7.32%) Apache Flex
11 3 (7.32%) Adobe AIR
11 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (4.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) User Experience
2 10 (24.39%) Mobile App
3 6 (14.63%) 3D Graphics
3 6 (14.63%) Social Media
3 6 (14.63%) Digital Media
4 4 (9.76%) Visualisation
4 4 (9.76%) W3C
5 3 (7.32%) iPad
5 3 (7.32%) Web 2.0
5 3 (7.32%) Copywriting
5 3 (7.32%) iPhone
6 1 (2.44%) BBC
6 1 (2.44%) Interactive TV
6 1 (2.44%) E-Learning
6 1 (2.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Android
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (7.32%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.44%) Solaris
4 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) SEO
2 11 (26.83%) Web Design
3 10 (24.39%) Mobile Application Development
4 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (14.63%) User Experience Design
5 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
5 6 (14.63%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (9.76%) Web Development
6 4 (9.76%) CRM
6 4 (9.76%) MVC
6 4 (9.76%) Information Architecture
7 3 (7.32%) Web Application Development
7 3 (7.32%) Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Campaign Management
7 3 (7.32%) Android Development
7 3 (7.32%) iOS Development
7 3 (7.32%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Scrum
9 1 (2.44%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) JavaScript
2 9 (21.95%) Java
3 6 (14.63%) C#
4 4 (9.76%) C++
4 4 (9.76%) PHP
4 4 (9.76%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) ActionScript
5 2 (4.88%) Ruby
5 2 (4.88%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) VB
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Adobe
2 7 (17.07%) Sitecore
3 3 (7.32%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Zend
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