The table below looks at the statistics for the Flex Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Flex Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Flex Developer
Rank 860 805 831
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Flex Developer 35 81 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.075% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.079% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 35 51 40
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £31,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+62.69% +10.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107784 102248 109748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.51% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 87953 84954 93424
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Flex Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Flex Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Flex Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Flex Developer
Salary Trend

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

Flex Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Flex Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Flex Developer over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 within the UK.

Flex Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Flex Developer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Flex Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 October 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
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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
London -16 33 £45,000 -10.00%
England -50 33 £45,000 -10.00%
City of London +26 24 £45,000 -28.00%
Glasgow -11 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Scotland -16 1 £35,000 -22.22%

Flex Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Flex Developer in their job title 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 with Flex Developer in their job title.

1 73 (100.00%) Apache Flex
2 47 (64.38%) Adobe
3 44 (60.27%) OO
4 43 (58.90%) Subversion
5 39 (53.42%) Unit Testing
6 35 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (43.84%) TDD
8 30 (41.10%) JIRA
9 29 (39.73%) Flash
10 28 (38.36%) Games
10 28 (38.36%) FlexUnit
10 28 (38.36%) Parsley
10 28 (38.36%) Low Latency
11 26 (35.62%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (35.62%) Jasmine
11 26 (35.62%) Jenkins
11 26 (35.62%) Mockito
11 26 (35.62%) Cairngorm
11 26 (35.62%) Git (software)
12 22 (30.14%) Java
12 22 (30.14%) ActionScript
13 19 (26.03%) HTML
14 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
15 16 (21.92%) Finance
16 15 (20.55%) HTML5
17 13 (17.81%) Web Services
17 13 (17.81%) Pharmaceutical
18 11 (15.07%) UNIX
18 11 (15.07%) Banking
18 11 (15.07%) Spring

Flex Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Flex Developer in their job title 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 with Flex Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.11%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.48%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 43 (58.90%) Subversion
2 30 (41.10%) JIRA
3 28 (38.36%) FlexUnit
4 26 (35.62%) Mockito
4 26 (35.62%) Git (software)
4 26 (35.62%) Jasmine
4 26 (35.62%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.85%) Hudson
5 5 (6.85%) Ant
6 4 (5.48%) Maven
7 3 (4.11%) Flash Builder
8 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.37%) IntelliJ
General
1 28 (38.36%) Games
2 16 (21.92%) Finance
3 13 (17.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (15.07%) Banking
5 4 (5.48%) Front Office
6 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (100.00%) Apache Flex
2 29 (39.73%) Flash
3 28 (38.36%) Parsley
4 26 (35.62%) Cairngorm
5 19 (26.03%) HTML
6 15 (20.55%) HTML5
7 13 (17.81%) Web Services
8 11 (15.07%) Spring
9 8 (10.96%) .NET
10 7 (9.59%) JDBC
10 7 (9.59%) BlazeDS
10 7 (9.59%) Servlets
10 7 (9.59%) Swiz
11 5 (6.85%) Sencha Touch
11 5 (6.85%) Ext JS
11 5 (6.85%) Java EE
12 4 (5.48%) JSP
12 4 (5.48%) CSS
12 4 (5.48%) JMS
12 4 (5.48%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Open Source
3 3 (4.11%) User Experience
3 3 (4.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.11%) Derivative
4 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.74%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.37%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) UNIX
2 3 (4.11%) Android
2 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (60.27%) OO
2 39 (53.42%) Unit Testing
3 35 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (43.84%) TDD
5 28 (38.36%) Low Latency
6 7 (9.59%) RAD
6 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
6 7 (9.59%) Workflow
7 6 (8.22%) Cyber Security
8 3 (4.11%) Automation Testing
8 3 (4.11%) UML
8 3 (4.11%) MVC
8 3 (4.11%) Scrum
9 2 (2.74%) Data Management
9 2 (2.74%) Web Development
10 1 (1.37%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.37%) Information Security
10 1 (1.37%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (1.37%) Software Architecture
10 1 (1.37%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.14%) Java
1 22 (30.14%) ActionScript
2 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.70%) PL/SQL
4 7 (9.59%) SQL
5 6 (8.22%) C#
6 4 (5.48%) ActionScript 3.0
7 3 (4.11%) PHP
7 3 (4.11%) Python
8 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
Vendors
1 47 (64.38%) Adobe
2 9 (12.33%) Oracle
3 5 (6.85%) IBM
3 5 (6.85%) HP
3 5 (6.85%) Sencha
3 5 (6.85%) Splunk
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft