The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 464 331 255
Rank change year-on-year
-133 -76
Permanent jobs citing Flash 524 803 1243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.75% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 1.91% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 428 657 1065
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44238 42026 47482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.01% 39.51% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 37202 36393 41776
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Flash
Salary Trend

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

Flash Salary Trend in the UK

Flash
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Flash over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Flash Salary Histogram in the UK

Flash
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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
England -146 484 £37,500 +7.14% 112
London -57 254 £45,000 +12.50% 48
City of London +15 106 £45,000 +5.88% 9
South East -70 102 £32,500 -7.14% 20
Yorkshire -58 42 £25,000 -16.66% 8
Hampshire +6 39 £31,750 +41.11% 9
Berkshire -12 31 £31,500 -23.17% 2
West Yorkshire -32 28 £25,000 -28.57% 6
Surrey -32 25 £42,500 +10.38% 1
Leeds -16 23 £26,000 -25.71% 6
East of England -33 23 £37,500 +7.14% 14
Scotland -12 19 £42,000 +5.00% 1
North West -49 19 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Portsmouth -9 18 £23,500 +4.44% 2
West Midlands -46 16 £32,500 +30.00% 3
Windsor -6 15 £31,500 -25.88%
South West -48 14 £29,500 -1.66% 2
Edinburgh -1 12 £42,000 +16.66% 1
South Yorkshire -13 12 £29,750 +2.58% 2
Southampton +15 11 £32,250 - 2
Wales +3 11 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Manchester -34 11 £50,000 +53.84%
Rhyl - 10 £30,000 -
North Wales - 10 £30,000 -
Denbighshire - 10 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire -20 9 £42,500 +6.25% 8
East Midlands -31 9 £20,750 -44.66% 8
Cambridge -11 8 £42,500 +11.84% 2
Cheshire -14 7 £37,500 +38.88% 4
Norfolk +5 6 £40,000 +45.45%

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 853 (74.24%) HTML
2 675 (58.75%) CSS
3 635 (55.27%) JavaScript
4 432 (37.60%) Photoshop
5 392 (34.12%) HTML5
6 372 (32.38%) ActionScript
7 367 (31.94%) Adobe
8 293 (25.50%) PHP
9 281 (24.46%) Adobe Illustrator
10 276 (24.02%) jQuery
11 233 (20.28%) Marketing
12 224 (19.50%) Games
13 223 (19.41%) ActionScript 3.0
14 218 (18.97%) CSS3
15 210 (18.28%) XML
16 208 (18.10%) Java
17 199 (17.32%) E-Commerce
18 189 (16.45%) SQL
19 181 (15.75%) Degree
20 180 (15.67%) .NET
20 180 (15.67%) MySQL
21 169 (14.71%) Ajax
22 161 (14.01%) CMS
23 158 (13.75%) Web Design
24 156 (13.58%) Mobile App
25 152 (13.23%) OO
26 145 (12.62%) Animation
27 144 (12.53%) C#
27 144 (12.53%) XHTML
28 132 (11.49%) Dreamweaver

Flash
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 161 (14.01%) CMS
2 108 (9.40%) WordPress
3 48 (4.18%) Drupal
4 34 (2.96%) Apache
4 34 (2.96%) Node.js
5 32 (2.79%) IIS
6 25 (2.18%) Joomla!
7 22 (1.91%) SharePoint
8 16 (1.39%) Tomcat
9 11 (0.96%) Moodle
10 10 (0.87%) ExpressionEngine
10 10 (0.87%) LiveCycle
11 9 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.35%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.35%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (0.35%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.35%) SAS
12 4 (0.35%) GroupWise
12 4 (0.35%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.26%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 432 (37.60%) Photoshop
2 281 (24.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 94 (8.18%) Adobe After Effects
4 74 (6.44%) Fireworks
5 54 (4.70%) InDesign
6 23 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 22 (1.91%) MS Office
8 19 (1.65%) MS Excel
9 15 (1.31%) 3ds Max
10 14 (1.22%) Acrobat
11 11 (0.96%) Maya
12 10 (0.87%) Adobe Captivate
13 8 (0.70%) FreeHand
14 6 (0.52%) QuarkXPress
14 6 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
15 5 (0.44%) Quicktime
16 4 (0.35%) Adobe Premiere
17 3 (0.26%) S-PLUS
17 3 (0.26%) MS Visio
17 3 (0.26%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 38 (3.31%) Magento
2 19 (1.65%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.26%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.17%) assyst
5 2 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.087%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.087%) SiteCatalyst
6 1 (0.087%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.65%) Basecamp
2 7 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.44%) MailChimp
5 4 (0.35%) SaaS
5 4 (0.35%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.17%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.087%) CheetahMail
7 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.087%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.087%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 68 (5.92%) Internet
2 35 (3.05%) HTTP
3 25 (2.18%) Intranet
4 17 (1.48%) FTP
4 17 (1.48%) SSH
5 15 (1.31%) DNS
6 13 (1.13%) TCP/IP
6 13 (1.13%) SAN
7 11 (0.96%) SSL
8 10 (0.87%) Extranet
9 9 (0.78%) RTSP
10 8 (0.70%) Ethernet
10 8 (0.70%) Wireless
11 7 (0.61%) SMS
12 6 (0.52%) IGMP
13 5 (0.44%) Network Security
13 5 (0.44%) Firewall
14 4 (0.35%) DMZ
14 4 (0.35%) IMAP
14 4 (0.35%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (15.67%) MySQL
2 102 (8.88%) SQL Server
3 32 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (2.79%) Relational Database
4 25 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (2.09%) RDBMS
6 21 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (1.74%) Big Data
8 11 (0.96%) NoSQL
9 8 (0.70%) OLTP
9 8 (0.70%) Informix
10 7 (0.61%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.26%) DbVisualizer
12 3 (0.26%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.26%) DB2
13 2 (0.17%) OLAP
13 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 132 (11.49%) Dreamweaver
2 119 (10.36%) Git (software)
3 112 (9.75%) Subversion
4 65 (5.66%) Jenkins
5 59 (5.13%) JIRA
6 44 (3.83%) Selenium
6 44 (3.83%) JUnit
7 34 (2.96%) Maven
8 27 (2.35%) Mockito
9 26 (2.26%) Behat
10 25 (2.18%) Grunt
11 24 (2.09%) WebDriver
12 21 (1.83%) Jasmine
13 18 (1.57%) Cucumber
13 18 (1.57%) Mocha
14 16 (1.39%) Visual Studio
15 15 (1.31%) TestNG
15 15 (1.31%) FlexUnit
16 13 (1.13%) PHPUnit
17 12 (1.04%) Mercurial
General
1 233 (20.28%) Marketing
2 224 (19.50%) Games
3 130 (11.31%) Advertising
4 86 (7.48%) Finance
5 67 (5.83%) Multimedia
6 48 (4.18%) Retail
6 48 (4.18%) Telecoms
7 40 (3.48%) Manufacturing
8 28 (2.44%) Publishing
8 28 (2.44%) Electronics
9 19 (1.65%) Online Betting
10 13 (1.13%) German Language
11 12 (1.04%) French Language
11 12 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (1.04%) Automotive
12 9 (0.78%) Banking
12 9 (0.78%) Billing
13 7 (0.61%) Legal
14 6 (0.52%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 603 (52.48%) Developer
2 282 (24.54%) Designer
3 140 (12.18%) Web Developer
4 101 (8.79%) Web Designer
5 86 (7.48%) Front-End Developer
6 83 (7.22%) PHP Developer
7 78 (6.79%) Flash Developer
8 72 (6.27%) Senior Developer
9 66 (5.74%) Junior
10 54 (4.70%) Software Engineer
10 54 (4.70%) Junior Developer
11 50 (4.35%) Software Developer
12 48 (4.18%) Digital Designer
13 47 (4.09%) Consultant
14 46 (4.00%) Senior Designer
15 39 (3.39%) UI Designer
16 34 (2.96%) .NET Developer
17 33 (2.87%) Java Developer
18 31 (2.70%) Graphic Designer
18 31 (2.70%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 853 (74.24%) HTML
2 675 (58.75%) CSS
3 392 (34.12%) HTML5
4 276 (24.02%) jQuery
5 218 (18.97%) CSS3
6 210 (18.28%) XML
7 180 (15.67%) .NET
8 169 (14.71%) Ajax
9 144 (12.53%) XHTML
10 116 (10.10%) ASP.NET
11 87 (7.57%) Apache Flex
12 80 (6.96%) XSLT
13 73 (6.35%) Web Services
14 59 (5.13%) Spring
15 56 (4.87%) SOAP
16 53 (4.61%) Backbone.js
17 51 (4.44%) Adobe AIR
17 51 (4.44%) J2EE
18 50 (4.35%) JSP
18 50 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 156 (13.58%) Mobile App
2 145 (12.62%) Animation
3 107 (9.31%) Graphic Design
4 79 (6.88%) Social Media
5 77 (6.70%) Computer Science
6 76 (6.61%) Digital Media
7 56 (4.87%) W3C
8 51 (4.44%) E-Learning
9 42 (3.66%) iPad
10 40 (3.48%) Online Games
11 33 (2.87%) Mathematics
12 31 (2.70%) Motion Graphics
13 29 (2.52%) iPhone
14 26 (2.26%) Photography
15 25 (2.18%) Video Editing
16 24 (2.09%) Device Driver
17 22 (1.91%) RIA
17 22 (1.91%) Video on Demand
17 22 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
18 21 (1.83%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 111 (9.66%) Linux
2 103 (8.96%) Android
3 75 (6.53%) Apple iOS
4 63 (5.48%) Windows
5 23 (2.00%) UNIX
6 14 (1.22%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (0.35%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.35%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.35%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.17%) CentOS
9 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.087%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.087%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.087%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.087%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.087%) SUSE
10 1 (0.087%) Solaris
10 1 (0.087%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (17.32%) E-Commerce
2 158 (13.75%) Web Design
3 152 (13.23%) OO
4 128 (11.14%) Agile Software Development
5 106 (9.23%) SEO
6 99 (8.62%) OOP
7 92 (8.01%) MVC
7 92 (8.01%) Web Development
8 86 (7.48%) Software Engineering
9 85 (7.40%) Scrum
10 83 (7.22%) Responsive Web Design
11 70 (6.09%) TDD
12 69 (6.01%) Project Management
13 63 (5.48%) Game Development
14 54 (4.70%) Analytics
15 42 (3.66%) Digital Marketing
16 40 (3.48%) CRM
17 38 (3.31%) Content Management
17 38 (3.31%) Automated Testing
18 37 (3.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 635 (55.27%) JavaScript
2 372 (32.38%) ActionScript
3 293 (25.50%) PHP
4 223 (19.41%) ActionScript 3.0
5 208 (18.10%) Java
6 189 (16.45%) SQL
7 144 (12.53%) C#
8 82 (7.14%) ActionScript 2.0
9 66 (5.74%) C++
10 65 (5.66%) Python
11 40 (3.48%) C
12 33 (2.87%) Objective-C
13 29 (2.52%) Ruby
14 25 (2.18%) PHP5
15 21 (1.83%) Perl
16 20 (1.74%) PL/SQL
17 18 (1.57%) VB
17 18 (1.57%) VB.NET
17 18 (1.57%) Lua
17 18 (1.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 181 (15.75%) Degree
2 19 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 10 (0.87%) SC Cleared
3 10 (0.87%) DV Cleared
4 8 (0.70%) ISEB
4 8 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.61%) MCP
5 7 (0.61%) MCSE
6 5 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.35%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.35%) MCITP
8 3 (0.26%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.26%) A+ Certification
8 3 (0.26%) MBA
8 3 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.17%) HND
10 1 (0.087%) ACCA
10 1 (0.087%) CIMA
10 1 (0.087%) PhD
10 1 (0.087%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (9.40%) QA
2 25 (2.18%) WCAG
3 23 (2.00%) WAI
4 16 (1.39%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.87%) JTAG
6 4 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.52%) SRDF
3 5 (0.44%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.26%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.087%) XenApp
5 1 (0.087%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.087%) Varnish
5 1 (0.087%) Cygwin
5 1 (0.087%) KVM
5 1 (0.087%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (1.48%) Plesk
2 5 (0.44%) Puppet
2 5 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.26%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.087%) Ansible
4 1 (0.087%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.087%) MOM
4 1 (0.087%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 367 (31.94%) Adobe
2 82 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 62 (5.40%) Facebook
4 49 (4.26%) Oracle
5 42 (3.66%) DoubleClick
6 30 (2.61%) Zend
7 28 (2.44%) Google
8 25 (2.18%) VMware
9 22 (1.91%) Macromedia
9 22 (1.91%) Twitter
10 14 (1.22%) EMC
11 10 (0.87%) Sencha
12 9 (0.78%) Sitecore
13 8 (0.70%) HP
13 8 (0.70%) NetApp
13 8 (0.70%) Apple
14 7 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (0.52%) Sony
15 6 (0.52%) Citrix
15 6 (0.52%) IBM
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