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 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 486 349 261
Rank change year-on-year
-137 -88
Permanent jobs citing Flash 460 773 1167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.75% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 1.84% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 364 596 1032
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%

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
39276 42093 45889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.09% 41.03% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33876 35161 40804
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015 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 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
England -141 428 £37,500 - 77
London -164 167 £42,500 +4.93% 33
South East -101 57 £37,500 +10.29% 11
East of England -7 48 £39,250 +12.14% 10
North West +8 46 £26,500 -9.40% 5
City of London -45 38 £41,250 -5.71% 6
Yorkshire -19 35 £30,000 -14.28% 10
West Midlands -11 34 £32,500 +30.00% 5
Manchester -7 24 £20,000 -33.33% 2
West Yorkshire -7 23 £30,000 -14.28% 6
South West -38 22 £28,750 -32.35% 1
Hertfordshire +5 20 £27,500 -21.42% 3
Essex -10 20 £47,500 +58.33% 1
East Midlands +29 19 £37,500 +44.23% 2
Nottinghamshire +29 18 £37,500 +56.25%
Leeds -7 18 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Surrey -15 15 £38,750 -3.12% 5
Brentwood - 15 £45,000 -
Shropshire - 14 £32,500 -
Devon - 13 £24,000 - 1
Brighton -1 12 £32,500 -53.57%
East Sussex -6 12 £32,500 -53.57%
Watford - 12 - -
Guildford -8 11 £40,000 - 1
Lancashire +1 10 £26,500 +1.92% 1
Hampshire -44 10 £37,500 +53.06% 2
Nottingham +18 9 £40,000 +66.66%
Scotland +5 9 £28,000 -10.40%
Colne +2 9 £26,500 +3.92% 1
Midlands 0 9 £37,500 -

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 666 (70.93%) HTML
2 513 (54.63%) JavaScript
3 486 (51.76%) CSS
4 352 (37.49%) Adobe
5 339 (36.10%) Photoshop
6 313 (33.33%) HTML5
7 266 (28.33%) ActionScript
8 236 (25.13%) Marketing
9 230 (24.49%) jQuery
10 212 (22.58%) Adobe Illustrator
11 204 (21.73%) PHP
12 202 (21.51%) User Experience
13 201 (21.41%) Agile Software Development
14 168 (17.89%) XML
15 145 (15.44%) E-Commerce
16 143 (15.23%) ActionScript 3.0
17 140 (14.91%) CSS3
17 140 (14.91%) Games
18 132 (14.06%) CMS
19 130 (13.84%) Dreamweaver
19 130 (13.84%) SQL
20 127 (13.53%) MVC
21 125 (13.31%) Java
21 125 (13.31%) .NET
22 124 (13.21%) MySQL
22 124 (13.21%) OO
23 121 (12.89%) Degree
24 119 (12.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
25 115 (12.25%) SQL Server
26 106 (11.29%) Microsoft

Flash
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 132 (14.06%) CMS
2 92 (9.80%) WordPress
3 45 (4.79%) Drupal
4 30 (3.19%) Umbraco
5 23 (2.45%) Joomla!
6 18 (1.92%) ColdFusion
6 18 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 16 (1.70%) Apache
7 16 (1.70%) IIS
7 16 (1.70%) Node.js
8 15 (1.60%) WebSphere
9 13 (1.38%) Moodle
10 11 (1.17%) MQSeries
11 9 (0.96%) concrete5
11 9 (0.96%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.85%) ExpressionEngine
13 7 (0.75%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.75%) SAS
14 4 (0.43%) Flash Media Server
14 4 (0.43%) JBoss
Applications
1 339 (36.10%) Photoshop
2 212 (22.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 119 (12.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 79 (8.41%) MS Office
5 78 (8.31%) InDesign
6 61 (6.50%) MS Excel
7 58 (6.18%) Fireworks
8 55 (5.86%) Adobe After Effects
9 40 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
10 34 (3.62%) Acrobat
11 11 (1.17%) FreeHand
12 10 (1.06%) Adobe Captivate
13 9 (0.96%) OmniGraffle
14 7 (0.75%) Maya
15 6 (0.64%) Final Cut Pro
16 5 (0.53%) 3ds Max
17 4 (0.43%) CINEMA 4D
17 4 (0.43%) MS Project
18 3 (0.32%) MS Visio
19 2 (0.21%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 28 (2.98%) Google Analytics
2 27 (2.88%) Magento
3 7 (0.75%) WebTrends
4 6 (0.64%) assyst
5 4 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.21%) Tridion
6 2 (0.21%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.49%) SaaS
2 9 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.75%) Basecamp
3 7 (0.75%) MailChimp
4 4 (0.43%) Pure360
5 2 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.21%) GitHub
6 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.11%) CheetahMail
6 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.47%) Internet
2 19 (2.02%) SAN
3 18 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 13 (1.38%) Intranet
5 12 (1.28%) Wireshark
5 12 (1.28%) FTP
6 9 (0.96%) HTTP
6 9 (0.96%) DNS
7 8 (0.85%) SNMP
8 6 (0.64%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.53%) Broadband
9 5 (0.53%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.32%) NAS
10 3 (0.32%) VPN
10 3 (0.32%) Firewall
11 2 (0.21%) VLAN
11 2 (0.21%) SSH
11 2 (0.21%) DVB
11 2 (0.21%) Extranet
11 2 (0.21%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (13.21%) MySQL
2 115 (12.25%) SQL Server
3 36 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (1.92%) NoSQL
6 16 (1.70%) SQL Server 2000
6 16 (1.70%) OLAP
7 14 (1.49%) Amazon Redshift
7 14 (1.49%) Big Data
8 12 (1.28%) DB2
8 12 (1.28%) DbVisualizer
9 11 (1.17%) Oracle Database
9 11 (1.17%) MS Access
10 9 (0.96%) Relational Database
11 8 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (0.64%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 130 (13.84%) Dreamweaver
2 105 (11.18%) Git (software)
3 92 (9.80%) Subversion
4 58 (6.18%) JIRA
5 50 (5.32%) Jenkins
6 29 (3.09%) FlexUnit
7 28 (2.98%) Visual Studio
8 26 (2.77%) Jasmine
9 25 (2.66%) Mockito
10 21 (2.24%) Selenium
11 20 (2.13%) JUnit
12 18 (1.92%) Eclipse
13 16 (1.70%) Maven
14 15 (1.60%) Flash Builder
15 13 (1.38%) LoadRunner
16 12 (1.28%) QuickTest Pro
17 9 (0.96%) Mercurial
17 9 (0.96%) Cucumber
18 8 (0.85%) Ant
18 8 (0.85%) WebDriver
General
1 236 (25.13%) Marketing
2 140 (14.91%) Games
3 91 (9.69%) Advertising
4 50 (5.32%) Finance
5 42 (4.47%) Telecoms
6 38 (4.05%) Retail
7 27 (2.88%) Multimedia
8 19 (2.02%) Electronics
9 16 (1.70%) Publishing
10 5 (0.53%) Automotive
10 5 (0.53%) Interactive Media
11 4 (0.43%) Banking
11 4 (0.43%) Law
11 4 (0.43%) Legal
11 4 (0.43%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.32%) iGaming
12 3 (0.32%) Military
12 3 (0.32%) Front Office
12 3 (0.32%) French Language
12 3 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 477 (50.80%) Developer
2 214 (22.79%) Designer
3 121 (12.89%) Web Developer
4 82 (8.73%) Front-End Developer
5 75 (7.99%) Web Designer
6 53 (5.64%) Flash Developer
7 51 (5.43%) Junior
8 47 (5.01%) PHP Developer
9 44 (4.69%) Junior Developer
9 44 (4.69%) Digital Designer
10 43 (4.58%) Senior Developer
11 39 (4.15%) Graphic Designer
12 34 (3.62%) .NET Developer
13 33 (3.51%) Analyst
13 33 (3.51%) Senior Designer
14 32 (3.41%) Flex Developer
15 30 (3.19%) Software Engineer
16 29 (3.09%) UX Designer
17 25 (2.66%) Front-End Web Developer
18 24 (2.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 666 (70.93%) HTML
2 486 (51.76%) CSS
3 313 (33.33%) HTML5
4 230 (24.49%) jQuery
5 168 (17.89%) XML
6 140 (14.91%) CSS3
7 125 (13.31%) .NET
8 85 (9.05%) Apache Flex
9 84 (8.95%) Ajax
9 84 (8.95%) ASP.NET
10 77 (8.20%) XHTML
11 75 (7.99%) Web Services
12 40 (4.26%) Adobe AIR
12 40 (4.26%) JSP
13 33 (3.51%) J2EE
13 33 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 32 (3.41%) Parsley
15 28 (2.98%) Cairngorm
15 28 (2.98%) .NET Framework
16 27 (2.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 202 (21.51%) User Experience
2 93 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
3 77 (8.20%) Mobile App
4 67 (7.14%) Animation
5 62 (6.60%) E-Learning
6 59 (6.28%) Social Media
7 55 (5.86%) Graphic Design
8 52 (5.54%) W3C
9 51 (5.43%) Computer Science
10 39 (4.15%) Digital Media
11 38 (4.05%) Online Games
12 30 (3.19%) Photography
13 21 (2.24%) Open Source
14 20 (2.13%) Statistics
15 19 (2.02%) iPad
15 19 (2.02%) Video Editing
16 17 (1.81%) Learning Management System
17 16 (1.70%) Mathematics
17 16 (1.70%) iPhone
17 16 (1.70%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 88 (9.37%) Windows
2 74 (7.88%) Android
3 73 (7.77%) Linux
4 67 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 31 (3.30%) UNIX
6 13 (1.38%) AIX
6 13 (1.38%) Windows XP
7 11 (1.17%) Solaris
8 8 (0.85%) CentOS
9 7 (0.75%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.53%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.53%) Debian
11 4 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.21%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.11%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (21.41%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (15.44%) E-Commerce
3 127 (13.53%) MVC
4 124 (13.21%) OO
5 95 (10.12%) Analytics
5 95 (10.12%) Web Design
6 89 (9.48%) SEO
7 73 (7.77%) Responsive Web Design
8 70 (7.45%) Web Development
9 69 (7.35%) Project Management
10 65 (6.92%) OOP
11 61 (6.50%) TDD
12 60 (6.39%) Content Management
12 60 (6.39%) Scrum
13 48 (5.11%) Mentoring
14 44 (4.69%) Web Analytics
15 41 (4.37%) CRM
15 41 (4.37%) Unit Testing
16 38 (4.05%) Digital Marketing
16 38 (4.05%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 513 (54.63%) JavaScript
2 266 (28.33%) ActionScript
3 204 (21.73%) PHP
4 143 (15.23%) ActionScript 3.0
5 130 (13.84%) SQL
6 125 (13.31%) Java
7 85 (9.05%) C#
8 49 (5.22%) ActionScript 2.0
9 36 (3.83%) Python
10 35 (3.73%) C++
11 31 (3.30%) C
12 28 (2.98%) Perl
13 27 (2.88%) PHP5
13 27 (2.88%) Ruby
14 26 (2.77%) Objective-C
15 23 (2.45%) T-SQL
16 21 (2.24%) VB.NET
17 18 (1.92%) Lua
18 16 (1.70%) Bash Shell
19 12 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 121 (12.89%) Degree
2 23 (2.45%) ISEB
3 15 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (0.96%) ISTQB
5 6 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.53%) MBA
7 4 (0.43%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.43%) PMP
7 4 (0.43%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.43%) APMP
8 3 (0.32%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.21%) MCSE
9 2 (0.21%) HND
10 1 (0.11%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.11%) QA
2 17 (1.81%) WAI
3 11 (1.17%) WCAG
4 9 (0.96%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.85%) SLA
6 4 (0.43%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.32%) Section 508
8 1 (0.11%) EMIR
8 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (1.60%) VMware ESX
2 14 (1.49%) Firmware
3 5 (0.53%) Cygwin
4 4 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.32%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (1.92%) Tivoli
1 18 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 10 (1.06%) Plesk
3 9 (0.96%) Vagrant
4 8 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.75%) Puppet
6 3 (0.32%) cPanel
6 3 (0.32%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 352 (37.49%) Adobe
2 106 (11.29%) Microsoft
3 45 (4.79%) Oracle
4 35 (3.73%) Google
5 34 (3.62%) NetApp
6 33 (3.51%) IBM
7 22 (2.34%) Macromedia
8 18 (1.92%) DoubleClick
8 18 (1.92%) BMC
9 15 (1.60%) HP
9 15 (1.60%) Citrix
10 14 (1.49%) EPiServer
10 14 (1.49%) EMC
10 14 (1.49%) SAP
11 10 (1.06%) Ariba
11 10 (1.06%) Intel
12 9 (0.96%) VMware
13 8 (0.85%) Twitter
14 6 (0.64%) Business Objects
14 6 (0.64%) Appcelerator
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Dependant on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Health care
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Edissero Ltd
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallington, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Health care
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £40-£50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, h/c etc
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + 20% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago