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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Fireworks
Rank - 192 192
Permanent jobs citing Fireworks 0 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.31% 0.26%
As % of the Applications category - 1.81% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 13
Average salary - £31,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £31,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -1.56%
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
851 937 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.19% 17.35% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 702 816 626
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 6 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 5 (83.33%) Flash
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Drupal
4 3 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) Social Media
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) Motion Graphics
4 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) ActionScript
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) Content Management
4 3 (50.00%) Marketing
4 3 (50.00%) Macromedia
4 3 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (50.00%) SEO
4 3 (50.00%) Games
5 2 (33.33%) Animation

Fireworks
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (50.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (33.33%) InDesign
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (16.67%) GIMP
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (50.00%) Games
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Designer
2 4 (66.67%) Web Designer
3 2 (33.33%) Graphic Designer
3 2 (33.33%) UI Designer
3 2 (33.33%) Graduate
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Flash
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) Social Media
2 3 (50.00%) Motion Graphics
3 2 (33.33%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) SEO
1 3 (50.00%) Web Design
1 3 (50.00%) Content Management
1 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience Design
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) ActionScript
2 3 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe
2 3 (50.00%) Macromedia
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft