The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Flash Games in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Flash Games 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
Flash Games
Rank 875 880 870
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Flash Games 3 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.013% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.008% 0.032% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 15
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 - £28,750

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39946 40425 41926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.73% 39.40% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32278 31516 34930
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Flash Games
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Flash Games within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Flash Games Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Flash Games
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Flash Games within the UK.

Flash Games Salary Trend in the UK

Flash Games
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Flash Games within the UK 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
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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
England -14 3 £37,500 -21.05% 2
West Midlands - 2 £37,500 -
Halesowen - 2 £37,500 -
London -12 1 £42,500 -10.52% 2

Flash Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Flash Games 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 Games.

1 9 (100.00%) Flash
1 9 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 9 (100.00%) Games
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) Online Games
3 6 (66.67%) Android
3 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 6 (66.67%) Game Development
4 5 (55.56%) iPad
4 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (55.56%) ActionScript 3.0
4 5 (55.56%) Lua
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (22.22%) User Experience
6 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
6 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
6 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
6 1 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Advertising
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) HTTP

Flash Games
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Flash Games 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 Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Games Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Flash Developer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Flash
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Online Games
2 5 (55.56%) iPad
3 2 (22.22%) User Experience
4 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
4 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Android
1 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Game Development
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) ActionScript 3.0
3 5 (55.56%) Lua
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA