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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Flex Developer
Rank 879 888 816
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -72
Permanent jobs requiring a Flex Developer 13 41 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.035% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.037% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 7 40 49
Average salary £95,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015 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 31 July 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
London +15 12 £95,000 +100.00%
England -5 12 £95,000 +100.00%
City of London +15 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Scotland +11 1 - -
Glasgow +9 1 - -

Flex Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Apache Flex
2 15 (75.00%) HTML
3 12 (60.00%) Java
4 10 (50.00%) ActionScript
4 10 (50.00%) Banking
5 9 (45.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) Eclipse
6 8 (40.00%) Ant
6 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (40.00%) CSS
6 8 (40.00%) Investment Banking
6 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 8 (40.00%) FlexUnit
7 7 (35.00%) HTML5
8 6 (30.00%) Algorithmic Trading
8 6 (30.00%) Electronic Trading
8 6 (30.00%) Parsley
8 6 (30.00%) Algorithms
9 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (15.00%) SQL
10 3 (15.00%) UNIX
11 2 (10.00%) OOP
11 2 (10.00%) Scrum
11 2 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
11 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
11 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
11 2 (10.00%) Data Management
12 1 (5.00%) Spring
12 1 (5.00%) Maven
12 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering

Flex Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Ant
1 8 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 8 (40.00%) FlexUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 10 (50.00%) Banking
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) Apache Flex
2 15 (75.00%) HTML
3 8 (40.00%) CSS
4 7 (35.00%) HTML5
5 6 (30.00%) Parsley
6 1 (5.00%) Swing
6 1 (5.00%) J2SE
6 1 (5.00%) JMS
6 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.00%) Spring
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
6 1 (5.00%) PureMVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Electronic Trading
2 6 (30.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Data Management
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) OOP
4 2 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) ActionScript
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe