The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 226 181 166
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -15
Permanent jobs citing Flash 14 37 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.70% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 1.64% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 34 53
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2598 2261 2501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.36% 42.81% 46.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2356 2022 2270
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,500
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 South West

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Flash
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Flash Salary Trend in the South West

Flash
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Flash across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Flash Salary Histogram in the South West

Flash
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Devon +2 5 - -
Bristol -12 4 £38,750 +24.00%
Dorset - 2 £26,250 -
Somerset +2 1 £30,000 -
Gloucestershire -6 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Wiltshire -9 1 £31,500 +9.56%
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 (92.86%) HTML
2 31 (73.81%) JavaScript
2 31 (73.81%) CSS
3 24 (57.14%) jQuery
4 22 (52.38%) Adobe
5 20 (47.62%) ActionScript
5 20 (47.62%) Photoshop
6 17 (40.48%) Marketing
7 15 (35.71%) Adobe Illustrator
8 14 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
8 14 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
8 14 (33.33%) E-Learning
8 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 13 (30.95%) Graphic Design
10 12 (28.57%) SCORM
11 11 (26.19%) Responsive Web Design
11 11 (26.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 10 (23.81%) HTML5
12 10 (23.81%) CSS3
12 10 (23.81%) Web Design
12 10 (23.81%) SQL
13 9 (21.43%) .NET
13 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
13 9 (21.43%) CMS
13 9 (21.43%) Adobe After Effects
13 9 (21.43%) Degree
13 9 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
14 7 (16.67%) Java
14 7 (16.67%) Web Services
14 7 (16.67%) SQL Server

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 9 (21.43%) CMS
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Photoshop
2 15 (35.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 11 (26.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (21.43%) Adobe After Effects
5 9 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (11.90%) MS Office
7 3 (7.14%) Maya
7 3 (7.14%) 3ds Max
7 3 (7.14%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 3 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (7.14%) Subversion
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (40.48%) Marketing
2 5 (11.90%) Games
3 3 (7.14%) Military
3 3 (7.14%) Multimedia
3 3 (7.14%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Developer
2 16 (38.10%) Web Developer
3 14 (33.33%) E-Learning Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Front-End Web Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Designer
5 3 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Web Designer
6 2 (4.76%) Graduate
6 2 (4.76%) Trainee
6 2 (4.76%) Multimedia Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Creative Web Designer
7 1 (2.38%) Flash ActionScript Developer
7 1 (2.38%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.38%) ActionScript Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (92.86%) HTML
2 31 (73.81%) CSS
3 24 (57.14%) jQuery
4 10 (23.81%) HTML5
4 10 (23.81%) CSS3
5 9 (21.43%) .NET
6 7 (16.67%) Web Services
7 6 (14.29%) Ajax
8 5 (11.90%) WCF
9 4 (9.52%) Apache Flex
10 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
10 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.38%) Middleware
11 1 (2.38%) LAMP
11 1 (2.38%) SOAP
11 1 (2.38%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) E-Learning
2 13 (30.95%) Graphic Design
3 12 (28.57%) SCORM
4 5 (11.90%) Semantic Web
5 4 (9.52%) User Experience
6 3 (7.14%) Learning Management System
6 3 (7.14%) Animation
7 2 (4.76%) Open Source
8 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
8 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
8 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.38%) Social Network
8 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.38%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Android
2 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Phone
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Responsive Web Design
2 10 (23.81%) Web Design
3 6 (14.29%) SEO
3 6 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (11.90%) Web Analytics
4 5 (11.90%) Web Development
4 5 (11.90%) 3D Modelling
4 5 (11.90%) Information Architecture
4 5 (11.90%) Analytics
5 4 (9.52%) OO
6 3 (7.14%) OOP
6 3 (7.14%) Content Management
6 3 (7.14%) Line Management
6 3 (7.14%) Software Architecture
6 3 (7.14%) Time Management
7 2 (4.76%) UML
7 2 (4.76%) OO PHP
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.76%) Validation
7 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) JavaScript
2 20 (47.62%) ActionScript
3 14 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
3 14 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
4 10 (23.81%) SQL
5 7 (16.67%) Java
6 5 (11.90%) VB.NET
7 4 (9.52%) PHP
8 3 (7.14%) C
9 2 (4.76%) C#
9 2 (4.76%) C++
9 2 (4.76%) Python
10 1 (2.38%) PHP5
10 1 (2.38%) Golang
10 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Puppet
1 2 (4.76%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Adobe
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) Kenexa
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) Business Objects
4 2 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) Facebook
5 1 (2.38%) Twitter