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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 489 348 253
Rank change year-on-year
-141 -95
Permanent jobs citing Flash 485 819 1264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.75% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 1.83% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 401 642 1102
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -0.76%

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
41311 44859 48721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.89% 40.97% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35589 37930 43357
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -139 451 £36,500 +4.28% 50
London -126 190 £45,000 +12.50% 25
South East -80 65 £32,500 - 8
North West +1 54 £26,500 -18.46% 4
City of London -2 45 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Yorkshire -24 36 £30,000 -7.69% 6
East of England -31 33 £38,250 +9.28% 4
Manchester -5 32 £20,000 -38.46% 3
West Midlands -23 30 £34,500 +14.99% 1
South West -29 29 £24,500 -38.75% 2
West Yorkshire -13 25 £30,000 - 5
Devon - 24 £24,000 -
Scotland +13 19 £27,000 -13.60%
Leeds -11 18 £30,000 +13.20% 5
Surrey -14 16 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Cheshire +2 15 £40,000 +23.07%
Hertfordshire -12 15 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Plymouth - 15 £24,000 -
East Midlands +34 14 £37,500 +25.00%
Nottinghamshire +19 13 £37,500 +44.23%
Essex -11 13 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Berkshire -24 13 £32,000 -24.70% 3
Edinburgh +6 11 £28,000 -14.50%
Brighton 0 11 £31,500 -35.38% 1
East Sussex -2 11 £31,500 -35.38% 1
Guildford -18 11 £46,000 +2.22%
Nottingham +14 9 £32,500 +25.00%
Hampshire -50 9 £37,500 +53.06%
Brentwood - 9 £45,000 - 1
Douglas - 9 £40,000 -

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 678 (68.83%) HTML
2 513 (52.08%) JavaScript
3 512 (51.98%) CSS
4 354 (35.94%) Adobe
5 344 (34.92%) Photoshop
6 296 (30.05%) HTML5
7 253 (25.69%) ActionScript
8 228 (23.15%) jQuery
9 222 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
10 212 (21.52%) User Experience
11 211 (21.42%) Marketing
11 211 (21.42%) Adobe Illustrator
12 197 (20.00%) XML
13 194 (19.70%) PHP
14 179 (18.17%) Games
15 151 (15.33%) CSS3
16 150 (15.23%) Java
17 144 (14.62%) E-Commerce
17 144 (14.62%) Degree
18 142 (14.42%) .NET
19 139 (14.11%) OO
20 134 (13.60%) ActionScript 3.0
21 131 (13.30%) MVC
22 130 (13.20%) SQL
23 128 (12.99%) MySQL
24 124 (12.59%) CMS
25 114 (11.57%) Dreamweaver
26 112 (11.37%) Git (software)
27 111 (11.27%) Ajax
28 110 (11.17%) SQL Server

Flash
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 124 (12.59%) CMS
2 74 (7.51%) WordPress
3 39 (3.96%) Drupal
4 24 (2.44%) Node.js
5 21 (2.13%) Joomla!
6 20 (2.03%) IIS
7 16 (1.62%) Apache
7 16 (1.62%) ColdFusion
8 12 (1.22%) SharePoint
9 11 (1.12%) Umbraco
9 11 (1.12%) WebSphere
10 10 (1.02%) Moodle
10 10 (1.02%) Tomcat
11 9 (0.91%) MQSeries
12 8 (0.81%) SAS
12 8 (0.81%) ExpressionEngine
13 7 (0.71%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.51%) concrete5
15 4 (0.41%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.41%) JBoss
Applications
1 344 (34.92%) Photoshop
2 211 (21.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 103 (10.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 67 (6.80%) Adobe After Effects
5 65 (6.60%) InDesign
6 60 (6.09%) MS Office
7 57 (5.79%) Fireworks
8 50 (5.08%) MS Excel
9 38 (3.86%) MS PowerPoint
10 20 (2.03%) Acrobat
11 11 (1.12%) FreeHand
12 10 (1.02%) Maya
13 8 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
14 6 (0.61%) 3ds Max
15 5 (0.51%) Adobe Captivate
16 4 (0.41%) Adobe Premiere
17 3 (0.30%) CINEMA 4D
17 3 (0.30%) MS Project
17 3 (0.30%) Final Cut Pro
18 2 (0.20%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 17 (1.73%) Google Analytics
2 12 (1.22%) Magento
3 8 (0.81%) WebTrends
4 5 (0.51%) assyst
4 5 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.20%) Zen Cart
5 2 (0.20%) Tridion
6 1 (0.10%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.52%) SaaS
2 13 (1.32%) Basecamp
3 9 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.71%) MailChimp
5 5 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.20%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.20%) GitHub
8 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.10%) CheetahMail
8 1 (0.10%) Pure360
8 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 45 (4.57%) Internet
2 17 (1.73%) TCP/IP
3 16 (1.62%) FTP
4 14 (1.42%) SAN
4 14 (1.42%) Intranet
5 13 (1.32%) DNS
5 13 (1.32%) HTTP
6 12 (1.22%) Wireshark
7 8 (0.81%) HTTPS
8 6 (0.61%) SNMP
9 5 (0.51%) Ethernet
9 5 (0.51%) Broadband
10 4 (0.41%) NAS
10 4 (0.41%) Firewall
11 3 (0.30%) SSH
11 3 (0.30%) Network Security
11 3 (0.30%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.30%) VPN
12 2 (0.20%) SSL
12 2 (0.20%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (12.99%) MySQL
2 110 (11.17%) SQL Server
3 43 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (1.83%) NoSQL
6 17 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (1.42%) OLAP
7 14 (1.42%) SQL Server 2000
8 13 (1.32%) Big Data
9 12 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
10 10 (1.02%) DbVisualizer
10 10 (1.02%) DB2
11 7 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (0.71%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (0.71%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.61%) MS Access
13 5 (0.51%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 114 (11.57%) Dreamweaver
2 112 (11.37%) Git (software)
3 107 (10.86%) Subversion
4 73 (7.41%) JIRA
5 69 (7.01%) Jenkins
6 36 (3.65%) FlexUnit
7 33 (3.35%) Mockito
8 32 (3.25%) Jasmine
9 29 (2.94%) Visual Studio
10 28 (2.84%) Selenium
11 24 (2.44%) JUnit
12 23 (2.34%) Maven
13 16 (1.62%) Eclipse
14 15 (1.52%) Flash Builder
15 14 (1.42%) Mercurial
16 11 (1.12%) Cucumber
17 10 (1.02%) WebDriver
17 10 (1.02%) Ant
18 9 (0.91%) QuickTest Pro
18 9 (0.91%) LoadRunner
General
1 211 (21.42%) Marketing
2 179 (18.17%) Games
3 75 (7.61%) Advertising
4 64 (6.50%) Finance
5 47 (4.77%) Telecoms
6 43 (4.37%) Retail
7 36 (3.65%) Multimedia
8 26 (2.64%) Electronics
9 17 (1.73%) Publishing
10 10 (1.02%) French Language
11 9 (0.91%) Banking
12 8 (0.81%) Interactive Media
12 8 (0.81%) German Language
12 8 (0.81%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.61%) Automotive
13 6 (0.61%) Online Betting
14 4 (0.41%) Legal
14 4 (0.41%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.30%) Back Office
15 3 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 518 (52.59%) Developer
2 209 (21.22%) Designer
3 128 (12.99%) Web Developer
4 90 (9.14%) Front-End Developer
5 77 (7.82%) Web Designer
6 62 (6.29%) Junior
7 60 (6.09%) Flash Developer
8 56 (5.69%) Junior Developer
9 55 (5.58%) Senior Developer
10 50 (5.08%) PHP Developer
11 42 (4.26%) .NET Developer
12 38 (3.86%) Software Engineer
12 38 (3.86%) Graphic Designer
12 38 (3.86%) Flex Developer
13 35 (3.55%) Senior Designer
14 33 (3.35%) Digital Designer
15 31 (3.15%) Software Developer
16 30 (3.05%) Front-End Web Developer
17 29 (2.94%) UX Designer
18 28 (2.84%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 678 (68.83%) HTML
2 512 (51.98%) CSS
3 296 (30.05%) HTML5
4 228 (23.15%) jQuery
5 197 (20.00%) XML
6 151 (15.33%) CSS3
7 142 (14.42%) .NET
8 111 (11.27%) Ajax
9 98 (9.95%) ASP.NET
9 98 (9.95%) XHTML
10 97 (9.85%) Apache Flex
11 79 (8.02%) Web Services
12 59 (5.99%) Adobe AIR
13 53 (5.38%) JSP
14 49 (4.97%) J2EE
14 49 (4.97%) Parsley
15 45 (4.57%) Cairngorm
16 44 (4.47%) XSLT
17 43 (4.37%) SOAP
17 43 (4.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 212 (21.52%) User Experience
2 105 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
3 98 (9.95%) Mobile App
4 96 (9.75%) Animation
5 68 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 68 (6.90%) Graphic Design
6 58 (5.89%) E-Learning
7 48 (4.87%) Digital Media
8 47 (4.77%) Online Games
8 47 (4.77%) W3C
9 39 (3.96%) Social Media
10 31 (3.15%) Mathematics
11 24 (2.44%) Photography
12 23 (2.34%) Video Editing
13 22 (2.23%) Open Source
14 21 (2.13%) iPad
15 18 (1.83%) Video on Demand
16 17 (1.73%) Visualisation
17 16 (1.62%) Management Information System
18 15 (1.52%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 90 (9.14%) Linux
2 83 (8.43%) Windows
3 82 (8.32%) Android
4 72 (7.31%) Apple iOS
5 25 (2.54%) UNIX
6 9 (0.91%) AIX
7 8 (0.81%) CentOS
8 7 (0.71%) Solaris
8 7 (0.71%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.51%) Debian
9 5 (0.51%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.41%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.20%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.10%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (14.62%) E-Commerce
3 139 (14.11%) OO
4 131 (13.30%) MVC
5 104 (10.56%) Web Design
6 91 (9.24%) SEO
7 78 (7.92%) Scrum
8 73 (7.41%) Web Development
9 72 (7.31%) TDD
10 67 (6.80%) OOP
11 66 (6.70%) Responsive Web Design
12 65 (6.60%) Project Management
13 63 (6.40%) Analytics
14 51 (5.18%) Mentoring
15 47 (4.77%) Unit Testing
16 44 (4.47%) CRM
17 40 (4.06%) Game Development
17 40 (4.06%) Low Latency
18 37 (3.76%) Content Management
19 33 (3.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 513 (52.08%) JavaScript
2 253 (25.69%) ActionScript
3 194 (19.70%) PHP
4 150 (15.23%) Java
5 134 (13.60%) ActionScript 3.0
6 130 (13.20%) SQL
7 108 (10.96%) C#
8 46 (4.67%) ActionScript 2.0
9 40 (4.06%) Python
10 36 (3.65%) C++
11 30 (3.05%) Ruby
12 29 (2.94%) Objective-C
13 28 (2.84%) Perl
14 27 (2.74%) C
15 22 (2.23%) VB.NET
15 22 (2.23%) PHP5
16 21 (2.13%) T-SQL
17 17 (1.73%) Bash Shell
18 15 (1.52%) Lua
19 11 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 144 (14.62%) Degree
2 20 (2.03%) ISEB
3 12 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (0.81%) ISTQB
4 8 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.51%) MBA
5 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.41%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.41%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.30%) APMP
7 3 (0.30%) MCSE
7 3 (0.30%) PMP
7 3 (0.30%) MCP
8 2 (0.20%) HND
8 2 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.10%) MCITP
9 1 (0.10%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.10%) NCDA
9 1 (0.10%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.86%) QA
2 27 (2.74%) WAI
3 17 (1.73%) WCAG
4 9 (0.91%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.61%) SLA
6 3 (0.30%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.10%) EMIR
7 1 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 16 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (1.42%) VMware ESX
3 13 (1.32%) Firmware
4 5 (0.51%) Cygwin
5 4 (0.41%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.10%) SRDF
6 1 (0.10%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (1.32%) Tivoli
1 13 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.71%) Puppet
4 5 (0.51%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.41%) Plesk
6 2 (0.20%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.10%) cPanel
Vendors
1 354 (35.94%) Adobe
2 97 (9.85%) Microsoft
3 38 (3.86%) Oracle
4 30 (3.05%) NetApp
5 25 (2.54%) Google
6 24 (2.44%) IBM
6 24 (2.44%) Macromedia
7 22 (2.23%) VMware
8 18 (1.83%) DoubleClick
9 16 (1.62%) EMC
10 15 (1.52%) HP
11 13 (1.32%) Citrix
11 13 (1.32%) EPiServer
11 13 (1.32%) BMC
12 11 (1.12%) Facebook
13 9 (0.91%) Sencha
14 6 (0.61%) Appcelerator
14 6 (0.61%) Twitter
15 5 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (0.51%) Remedy
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits (see advert)
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum c£30K + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
EXCELerate
Salary: £30k OTE £40k uncapped, Health, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago