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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Fireworks
Rank 194 184 199
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing Fireworks 11 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.29% 0.10%
As % of the Applications category 1.38% 1.77% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 5
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
800 734 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.24% 16.60% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 702 595 681
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,369 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fireworks across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Fireworks Salary Histogram 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 January 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
(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 -3 6 £50,000 +94.17%
Solihull - 4 £22,500 -
Fireworks
England

Fireworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (62.50%) User Experience
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) Adobe
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
6 7 (43.75%) MS Visio
6 7 (43.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 7 (43.75%) jQuery
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (31.25%) Digital Media
7 5 (31.25%) Sass
7 5 (31.25%) WordPress
7 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
7 5 (31.25%) Grunt
7 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
9 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (12.50%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (12.50%) HTML5
9 2 (12.50%) Drupal
9 2 (12.50%) PHP5
9 2 (12.50%) CSS3
9 2 (12.50%) Motion Graphics
9 2 (12.50%) Content Management
9 2 (12.50%) SEO
9 2 (12.50%) Web Design

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 5 (31.25%) WordPress
2 2 (12.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 11 (68.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
3 7 (43.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Business Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Front-End Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Designer
4 2 (12.50%) UX Designer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) jQuery
3 5 (31.25%) Sass
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) CSS3
4 2 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) User Experience
2 5 (31.25%) Digital Media
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (12.50%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (12.50%) Content Management
2 2 (12.50%) SEO
2 2 (12.50%) Web Design
2 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) ActionScript 3.0
1 2 (12.50%) PHP5
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) PHP
1 2 (12.50%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Adobe
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Macromedia