The table below looks at the statistics for Flash 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 Flash over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 208 185 164
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -21
Permanent jobs citing Flash 20 28 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.52% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 1.39% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 45
Average salary £25,000 £31,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.26% +27.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Flash
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2083 2008 2038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.04% 37.31% 36.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1871 1725 1817
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Flash
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Flash Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Flash
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Flash across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Flash Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Flash
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 Flash within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Birmingham -10 5 £32,000 +1.58% 6
Wolverhampton - 3 £42,500 -
Staffordshire -1 2 £24,000 -36.00% 3
Warwickshire -22 2 £25,000 -39.39% 2
Sutton Coldfield -1 1 £27,500 -1.78%
Coventry -11 1 £60,000 +118.18%
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 25 (73.53%) HTML
2 20 (58.82%) CSS
3 16 (47.06%) ActionScript
4 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
4 15 (44.12%) Photoshop
4 15 (44.12%) HTML5
5 14 (41.18%) PHP
5 14 (41.18%) Adobe
6 12 (35.29%) MySQL
7 11 (32.35%) jQuery
8 10 (29.41%) CSS3
8 10 (29.41%) ActionScript 3.0
8 10 (29.41%) User Experience
9 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
9 9 (26.47%) Adobe Illustrator
9 9 (26.47%) Marketing
10 8 (23.53%) Adobe After Effects
10 8 (23.53%) Java
10 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 7 (20.59%) Games
11 7 (20.59%) WordPress
12 6 (17.65%) PHP5
12 6 (17.65%) MVC
12 6 (17.65%) Graphic Design
12 6 (17.65%) XML
12 6 (17.65%) Windows
12 6 (17.65%) Linux
13 5 (14.71%) OO
13 5 (14.71%) Dreamweaver
13 5 (14.71%) DNS

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 7 (20.59%) WordPress
2 4 (11.76%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Photoshop
2 9 (26.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (23.53%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (11.76%) InDesign
4 4 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (8.82%) CINEMA 4D
6 2 (5.88%) MS Project
7 1 (2.94%) MS Office
7 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
7 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
7 1 (2.94%) Fireworks
7 1 (2.94%) Maya
7 1 (2.94%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) MySQL
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (8.82%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (26.47%) Marketing
2 7 (20.59%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) PHP Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Designer
3 6 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 4 (11.76%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Web Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Digital Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Flash Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Interactive Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Test Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) UX Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Junior
6 2 (5.88%) Animator
6 2 (5.88%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Graphic Designer
7 1 (2.94%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (73.53%) HTML
2 20 (58.82%) CSS
3 15 (44.12%) HTML5
4 11 (32.35%) jQuery
5 10 (29.41%) CSS3
6 6 (17.65%) XML
7 5 (14.71%) .NET
7 5 (14.71%) Classic ASP
8 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
8 4 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
8 4 (11.76%) Smarty
9 2 (5.88%) LAMP
10 1 (2.94%) XHTML
10 1 (2.94%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) User Experience
2 6 (17.65%) Graphic Design
3 3 (8.82%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile Games
4 2 (5.88%) Social Media
4 2 (5.88%) Motion Graphics
4 2 (5.88%) Animation
5 1 (2.94%) Photography
5 1 (2.94%) Flash Games
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) iPhone
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Android
2 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) MVC
2 5 (14.71%) SEO
2 5 (14.71%) OO
2 5 (14.71%) Information Architecture
3 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
3 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 3 (8.82%) Content Management
4 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
4 3 (8.82%) Test Management
5 2 (5.88%) UX Design
5 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (5.88%) Web Design
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.94%) ERP
6 1 (2.94%) B2C
6 1 (2.94%) Web Development
6 1 (2.94%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) ActionScript
2 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 14 (41.18%) PHP
4 10 (29.41%) ActionScript 3.0
5 8 (23.53%) Java
6 6 (17.65%) PHP5
7 4 (11.76%) C++
7 4 (11.76%) ActionScript 2.0
7 4 (11.76%) Python
7 4 (11.76%) Ruby
8 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) ISTQB
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
1 4 (11.76%) HND
2 3 (8.82%) HNC
2 3 (8.82%) NVQ Level 4
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.94%) ISEB
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Adobe
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) DoubleClick
2 4 (11.76%) Rackspace
3 3 (8.82%) Atlassian
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Google
5 1 (2.94%) Facebook
5 1 (2.94%) Twitter
5 1 (2.94%) Macromedia
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