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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 233 229 164
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -65
Permanent jobs citing Flash 10 21 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.30% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.66% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 79
Average salary £30,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £36,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
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
2525 3170 3589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.90% 44.83% 49.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2118 2691 3211
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
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 28 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 28 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 +10 9 £30,000 +9.09% 3
Lancashire - 1 £21,000 -
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 27 (57.45%) HTML
2 21 (44.68%) JavaScript
3 19 (40.43%) CSS
4 18 (38.30%) jQuery
5 15 (31.91%) Photoshop
6 14 (29.79%) Dreamweaver
7 13 (27.66%) HTML5
8 12 (25.53%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (23.40%) Adobe
10 10 (21.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 9 (19.15%) Software Delivery
11 9 (19.15%) APMP
11 9 (19.15%) Multimedia
11 9 (19.15%) PMP
11 9 (19.15%) PMI Certification
11 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
11 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
11 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
11 9 (19.15%) ISO 9000
11 9 (19.15%) MS Project
11 9 (19.15%) PRINCE2
12 8 (17.02%) W3C
12 8 (17.02%) XHTML
12 8 (17.02%) Web Design
13 7 (14.89%) Marketing
13 7 (14.89%) PHP
13 7 (14.89%) WordPress
13 7 (14.89%) User Experience
14 6 (12.77%) Web Usability
14 6 (12.77%) MySQL

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 7 (14.89%) WordPress
2 5 (10.64%) CMS
2 5 (10.64%) Drupal
2 5 (10.64%) Joomla!
Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Photoshop
2 12 (25.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (21.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
4 9 (19.15%) MS Project
5 4 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (8.51%) Acrobat
6 2 (4.26%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) MySQL
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.13%) JUnit
2 1 (2.13%) Selenium
2 1 (2.13%) TestNG
2 1 (2.13%) Flash Builder
General
1 9 (19.15%) Multimedia
2 7 (14.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Designer
2 14 (29.79%) Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Web Designer
4 9 (19.15%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Graphic Designer
5 5 (10.64%) PHP Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Flash Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Photoshop Designer
5 5 (10.64%) Flash Designer
6 3 (6.38%) Digital Designer
7 2 (4.26%) Interactive Developer
7 2 (4.26%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Software Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Software Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Junior
8 1 (2.13%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.13%) HTML Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (57.45%) HTML
2 19 (40.43%) CSS
3 18 (38.30%) jQuery
4 13 (27.66%) HTML5
5 8 (17.02%) XHTML
6 4 (8.51%) CSS3
7 3 (6.38%) Adobe AIR
7 3 (6.38%) Apache Flex
8 2 (4.26%) PhoneGap
8 2 (4.26%) Sencha Touch
8 2 (4.26%) LINQ
8 2 (4.26%) Silverlight
8 2 (4.26%) .NET
8 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.13%) SOAP
9 1 (2.13%) XML
9 1 (2.13%) J2EE
9 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.13%) Spring
9 1 (2.13%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) W3C
2 7 (14.89%) User Experience
3 5 (10.64%) Online Gambling
4 4 (8.51%) Animation
4 4 (8.51%) Video Editing
5 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Android
1 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Software Delivery
1 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
1 9 (19.15%) PRINCE2
2 8 (17.02%) Web Design
3 6 (12.77%) Web Usability
3 6 (12.77%) SEO
4 5 (10.64%) Analytics
5 4 (8.51%) Pay per click
5 4 (8.51%) Content Management
5 4 (8.51%) Web Development
6 3 (6.38%) MVC
6 3 (6.38%) Android Development
6 3 (6.38%) iOS Development
7 2 (4.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.26%) Information Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) Project Management
8 1 (2.13%) OOP
8 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.13%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) JavaScript
2 7 (14.89%) PHP
3 4 (8.51%) C#
4 3 (6.38%) ActionScript
5 2 (4.26%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (2.13%) SQL
6 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) APMP
1 9 (19.15%) PMP
1 9 (19.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Plesk
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Adobe
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.64%) DoubleClick
4 4 (8.51%) Google
5 2 (4.26%) Sencha
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 Dependent on experience
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Salary: £25,000 - £50,000 (Dependent on experience)
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