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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 240 187 191
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +4
Permanent jobs citing Flash 19 49 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.71% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 1.49% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 47 57
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £36,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
3280 3281 3480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.12% 47.62% 47.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2781 2947 3153
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
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 2 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 2 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 -29 11 £50,000 +53.84%
Cheshire -16 7 £50,000 +85.18% 4
Lancashire -3 3 £30,000 +20.00%
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 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 37 (97.37%) HTML
2 33 (86.84%) JavaScript
3 28 (73.68%) CSS
4 26 (68.42%) Photoshop
5 23 (60.53%) jQuery
6 21 (55.26%) HTML5
7 19 (50.00%) CMS
8 14 (36.84%) Adobe Illustrator
9 13 (34.21%) .NET
10 12 (31.58%) Mobile App
10 12 (31.58%) Mobile Application Development
11 11 (28.95%) CSS3
11 11 (28.95%) Adobe
11 11 (28.95%) Degree
12 10 (26.32%) Marketing
12 10 (26.32%) Web Design
12 10 (26.32%) Web Services
13 9 (23.68%) Dreamweaver
13 9 (23.68%) SharePoint
13 9 (23.68%) SEO
13 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (23.68%) Sitecore CMS
13 9 (23.68%) Sitecore
14 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (21.05%) Java
15 6 (15.79%) C#
15 6 (15.79%) 3D Graphics
15 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
15 6 (15.79%) User Experience Design
15 6 (15.79%) Social Media

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 19 (50.00%) CMS
2 9 (23.68%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (23.68%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) Node.js
3 2 (5.26%) Flash Media Server
4 1 (2.63%) Jetty
4 1 (2.63%) WordPress
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (68.42%) Photoshop
2 14 (36.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (15.79%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (10.53%) Fireworks
5 2 (5.26%) InDesign
6 1 (2.63%) MS Office
6 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
6 1 (2.63%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Broadband
1 1 (2.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) MySQL
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (7.89%) JUnit
2 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.89%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) FlexUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Maven
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Log4j
4 1 (2.63%) Ant
General
1 10 (26.32%) Marketing
2 3 (7.89%) Games
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Automotive
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Designer
2 14 (36.84%) Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Senior Developer
4 11 (28.95%) Web Designer
5 9 (23.68%) Senior Web Developer
5 9 (23.68%) Web Developer
6 5 (13.16%) User Experience Designer
7 4 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 3 (7.89%) PHP Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Email Designer
9 2 (5.26%) Front-End Web Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Team Leader
10 1 (2.63%) Creative Web Designer
10 1 (2.63%) Digital Designer
10 1 (2.63%) User Experience Consultant
10 1 (2.63%) Senior Test Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Graphic Designer
10 1 (2.63%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (97.37%) HTML
2 28 (73.68%) CSS
3 23 (60.53%) jQuery
4 21 (55.26%) HTML5
5 13 (34.21%) .NET
6 11 (28.95%) CSS3
7 10 (26.32%) Web Services
8 6 (15.79%) WebGL
8 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 6 (15.79%) HTML5 Canvas
9 5 (13.16%) XML
9 5 (13.16%) XHTML
10 4 (10.53%) JSON
11 3 (7.89%) Haml
12 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (5.26%) Ajax
12 2 (5.26%) Apache Flex
12 2 (5.26%) Adobe AIR
12 2 (5.26%) WebSockets
12 2 (5.26%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.79%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (15.79%) Social Media
3 4 (10.53%) Visualisation
3 4 (10.53%) Digital Media
4 3 (7.89%) iPad
4 3 (7.89%) Web 2.0
4 3 (7.89%) Copywriting
4 3 (7.89%) iPhone
4 3 (7.89%) W3C
5 1 (2.63%) BBC
5 1 (2.63%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
1 5 (13.16%) Android
2 3 (7.89%) Mac OS
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) UNIX
4 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Mobile Application Development
2 10 (26.32%) Web Design
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) SEO
4 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.79%) User Experience Design
5 6 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (13.16%) Web Development
6 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.53%) CRM
8 3 (7.89%) Analytics
8 3 (7.89%) Campaign Management
8 3 (7.89%) Android Development
8 3 (7.89%) iOS Development
8 3 (7.89%) MVC
9 2 (5.26%) Scrum
9 2 (5.26%) Integration Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Web Application Development
9 2 (5.26%) Information Architecture
10 1 (2.63%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.05%) Java
3 6 (15.79%) C#
4 5 (13.16%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) C++
5 3 (7.89%) PHP
6 2 (5.26%) ActionScript
6 2 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) PHP5
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) VB
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Adobe
2 9 (23.68%) Sitecore
3 3 (7.89%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Zend
4 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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