The table below looks at the statistics for Fireworks skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fireworks over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Fireworks
Rank 211 180 178
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -2
Permanent jobs citing Fireworks 2 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% 0.40% 0.33%
As % of the Applications category 0.24% 2.35% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 16
Average salary £22,500 £29,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.41% +28.88%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Fireworks
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
828 935 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.18% 17.13% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 679 819 603
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +2.94%

Fireworks
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fireworks across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Fireworks Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Fireworks
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Fireworks Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Fireworks
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fireworks within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Coventry 0 1 £27,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £17,500 -
Fireworks
England

Fireworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Fireworks 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 Fireworks.

1 8 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Flash
3 5 (62.50%) Adobe
3 5 (62.50%) SEO
3 5 (62.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (62.50%) Web Design
3 5 (62.50%) HTML5
3 5 (62.50%) CSS3
3 5 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (50.00%) PHP
4 4 (50.00%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) ActionScript
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) C++
5 3 (37.50%) Macromedia
5 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (37.50%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (37.50%) Games
5 3 (37.50%) Motion Graphics
5 3 (37.50%) Social Media
5 3 (37.50%) ActionScript 3.0
5 3 (37.50%) Drupal
5 3 (37.50%) Content Management
5 3 (37.50%) Marketing
6 2 (25.00%) Animation
6 2 (25.00%) User Experience Design

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Fireworks 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 Fireworks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (62.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (25.00%) InDesign
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (12.50%) GIMP
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Games
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Designer
2 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Graphic Designer
3 2 (25.00%) UI Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) CSS3
2 5 (62.50%) Flash
3 4 (50.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Social Media
1 3 (37.50%) Motion Graphics
2 2 (25.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) SEO
1 5 (62.50%) Web Design
1 5 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience Design
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) ActionScript
3 3 (37.50%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe
2 3 (37.50%) Macromedia
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft