The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 49 69 43
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Permanent jobs citing Flash 16 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.26% 0.16% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.62% 0.45% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Flash
Hertfordshire

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
210 220 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.77% 36.07% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 149 178 91
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Flash
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Flash across the Watford region.

Flash Salary Trend in Watford

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 26 (96.30%) HTML
1 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 25 (92.59%) XML
3 24 (88.89%) Retail
3 24 (88.89%) WebSphere
3 24 (88.89%) System Testing
4 23 (85.19%) Automated Testing
4 23 (85.19%) UNIX
4 23 (85.19%) Java
4 23 (85.19%) SQL
4 23 (85.19%) J2EE
4 23 (85.19%) DB2
4 23 (85.19%) DbVisualizer
4 23 (85.19%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (62.96%) E-Commerce
6 16 (59.26%) QuickTest Pro
7 15 (55.56%) LoadRunner
7 15 (55.56%) HP
7 15 (55.56%) Regression Testing
7 15 (55.56%) IBM
7 15 (55.56%) MQSeries
8 10 (37.04%) ISEB
8 10 (37.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (33.33%) Subversion
9 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (33.33%) Degree
9 9 (33.33%) Selenium
9 9 (33.33%) Document Management
9 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (33.33%) Test Automation

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 24 (88.89%) WebSphere
2 15 (55.56%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.70%) 3ds Max
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (85.19%) DB2
1 23 (85.19%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (55.56%) LoadRunner
3 9 (33.33%) Subversion
3 9 (33.33%) Selenium
3 9 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 9 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) JBehave
4 1 (3.70%) TestNG
4 1 (3.70%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Zephyr
4 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
General
1 24 (88.89%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Tester
2 8 (29.63%) Automation Tester
2 8 (29.63%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Designer
4 1 (3.70%) Designer
4 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (96.30%) HTML
2 25 (92.59%) XML
3 23 (85.19%) J2EE
4 8 (29.63%) RESTful
4 8 (29.63%) Gherkin
5 2 (7.41%) CSS
5 2 (7.41%) Grails
6 1 (3.70%) HTML5
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (85.19%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Online Games
2 1 (3.70%) Animation
2 1 (3.70%) W3C
2 1 (3.70%) Streaming Video
2 1 (3.70%) iDTV
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) System Testing
2 23 (85.19%) Automated Testing
3 17 (62.96%) E-Commerce
4 15 (55.56%) Regression Testing
5 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (33.33%) Document Management
5 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
6 8 (29.63%) TDD
6 8 (29.63%) Coaching
7 7 (25.93%) BDD
8 2 (7.41%) Information Architecture
9 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Test Management
9 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
9 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.70%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 23 (85.19%) Java
2 23 (85.19%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) ActionScript
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) ISEB
1 10 (37.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) HP
1 15 (55.56%) IBM
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe
3 1 (3.70%) hybris