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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 202 210 178
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -32
Permanent jobs citing Flash 46 28 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.66% 0.43% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 0.87% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 39 20 85
Average salary £26,500 £29,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.40% -8.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,999 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
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
2863 3205 4145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.16% 49.41% 52.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2536 2861 3735
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Manchester -7 24 £20,000 -33.33% 2
Lancashire +1 10 £26,500 +1.92% 1
Cheshire +1 8 £40,000 - 2
Merseyside +14 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 54 (70.13%) HTML
2 45 (58.44%) JavaScript
2 45 (58.44%) CSS
3 37 (48.05%) jQuery
4 31 (40.26%) Photoshop
5 29 (37.66%) Adobe
6 24 (31.17%) Dreamweaver
7 21 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
8 20 (25.97%) HTML5
9 18 (23.38%) PHP
10 16 (20.78%) MySQL
10 16 (20.78%) MVC
11 15 (19.48%) Apache Flex
12 14 (18.18%) Adobe AIR
12 14 (18.18%) XML
12 14 (18.18%) User Experience
13 13 (16.88%) W3C
13 13 (16.88%) Web Design
13 13 (16.88%) Marketing
14 12 (15.58%) SEO
14 12 (15.58%) CMS
14 12 (15.58%) E-Commerce
14 12 (15.58%) Mobile App
15 11 (14.29%) Flash Builder
15 11 (14.29%) OOP
15 11 (14.29%) XHTML
15 11 (14.29%) WordPress
16 10 (12.99%) Drupal
16 10 (12.99%) CodeIgniter
16 10 (12.99%) Joomla!

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (15.58%) CMS
2 11 (14.29%) WordPress
3 10 (12.99%) Drupal
3 10 (12.99%) Joomla!
4 4 (5.19%) Flash Media Server
4 4 (5.19%) Node.js
5 2 (2.60%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.60%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (40.26%) Photoshop
2 21 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (10.39%) MS Office
3 8 (10.39%) Fireworks
4 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 6 (7.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (6.49%) Acrobat
7 4 (5.19%) MS Project
8 2 (2.60%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (1.30%) Edge Animate
9 1 (1.30%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Tridion
1 2 (2.60%) Zen Cart
2 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.99%) Internet
2 7 (9.09%) Wireshark
3 6 (7.79%) FTP
3 6 (7.79%) HTTP
3 6 (7.79%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.79%) DNS
3 6 (7.79%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.30%) Intranet
4 1 (1.30%) Extranet
4 1 (1.30%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.78%) MySQL
2 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (31.17%) Dreamweaver
2 11 (14.29%) Flash Builder
3 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.19%) Subversion
4 4 (5.19%) Selenium
4 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.19%) JUnit
4 4 (5.19%) FlexUnit
General
1 13 (16.88%) Marketing
2 6 (7.79%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.60%) Games
3 2 (2.60%) Finance
4 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (40.26%) Designer
2 30 (38.96%) Developer
3 18 (23.38%) Web Designer
4 14 (18.18%) Junior Developer
4 14 (18.18%) Junior
5 13 (16.88%) PHP Developer
6 11 (14.29%) Junior PHP Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Photoshop Designer
7 6 (7.79%) Graphic Designer
8 5 (6.49%) Flash Designer
8 5 (6.49%) Flash Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Graduate
11 2 (2.60%) Analyst
12 1 (1.30%) Head of User Experience
12 1 (1.30%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (70.13%) HTML
2 45 (58.44%) CSS
3 37 (48.05%) jQuery
4 20 (25.97%) HTML5
5 15 (19.48%) Apache Flex
6 14 (18.18%) Adobe AIR
6 14 (18.18%) XML
7 11 (14.29%) XHTML
8 10 (12.99%) CodeIgniter
8 10 (12.99%) .NET
8 10 (12.99%) MXML
9 9 (11.69%) CSS3
10 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET
11 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (5.19%) WebSockets
12 4 (5.19%) WebRTC
13 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 2 (2.60%) Haml
14 1 (1.30%) WebGL
14 1 (1.30%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) User Experience
2 13 (16.88%) W3C
3 12 (15.58%) Mobile App
4 9 (11.69%) Digital Media
5 6 (7.79%) Online Gambling
6 2 (2.60%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.60%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.60%) Open Source
7 1 (1.30%) Social Media
7 1 (1.30%) iPad
7 1 (1.30%) BBC
7 1 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.30%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.30%) Interactive TV
7 1 (1.30%) SCORM
7 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.30%) iPhone
7 1 (1.30%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.79%) Android
2 5 (6.49%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.49%) Windows
3 4 (5.19%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) MVC
2 13 (16.88%) Web Design
3 12 (15.58%) SEO
3 12 (15.58%) E-Commerce
4 11 (14.29%) OOP
5 8 (10.39%) Information Architecture
6 7 (9.09%) Web Usability
7 6 (7.79%) Information Security
8 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.19%) Web Application Development
10 3 (3.90%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (3.90%) Project Management
10 3 (3.90%) Integration Testing
11 2 (2.60%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (2.60%) Analytics
12 1 (1.30%) BDD
12 1 (1.30%) Campaign Management
12 1 (1.30%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (58.44%) JavaScript
2 18 (23.38%) PHP
3 10 (12.99%) SQL
4 9 (11.69%) Python
5 8 (10.39%) Perl
5 8 (10.39%) ActionScript
6 5 (6.49%) C#
6 5 (6.49%) C++
7 3 (3.90%) Java
8 2 (2.60%) Ruby
8 2 (2.60%) VB
9 1 (1.30%) C
9 1 (1.30%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Degree
1 4 (5.19%) PMP
1 4 (5.19%) PMI Certification
1 4 (5.19%) APMP
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.30%) ISEB
3 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.30%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (37.66%) Adobe
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.49%) DoubleClick
4 2 (2.60%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.30%) Google
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