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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 211 160 169
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +9
Permanent jobs citing Flash 9 43 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.80% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 2.34% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 36 26
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £41,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £34,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.35% +7.93%
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
1988 1837 1952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.71% 34.21% 40.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1738 1640 1697
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 £37,500 £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
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 1 October 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
Birmingham -27 2 £36,750 +9.70%
Solihull - 2 £34,500 - 1
Worcestershire -1 1 £33,000 +15.78%
Staffordshire -6 1 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Warwickshire -15 1 £42,500 +70.00% 2
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (60.98%) HTML
2 24 (58.54%) Photoshop
3 23 (56.10%) JavaScript
4 21 (51.22%) ActionScript
4 21 (51.22%) CSS
5 20 (48.78%) HTML5
6 18 (43.90%) Adobe Illustrator
6 18 (43.90%) Adobe
7 16 (39.02%) CSS3
8 15 (36.59%) ActionScript 3.0
8 15 (36.59%) jQuery
8 15 (36.59%) PHP
9 14 (34.15%) MVC
9 14 (34.15%) Games
10 13 (31.71%) CMS
11 12 (29.27%) MySQL
11 12 (29.27%) WordPress
11 12 (29.27%) Marketing
12 11 (26.83%) User Experience
12 11 (26.83%) Windows
12 11 (26.83%) OO
12 11 (26.83%) XHTML
13 10 (24.39%) E-Commerce
14 8 (19.51%) PHP5
14 8 (19.51%) Motion Graphics
14 8 (19.51%) Game Development
14 8 (19.51%) Linux
14 8 (19.51%) XML
14 8 (19.51%) DNS
14 8 (19.51%) SQL Server

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 13 (31.71%) CMS
2 12 (29.27%) WordPress
3 5 (12.20%) Drupal
4 3 (7.32%) Apache
4 3 (7.32%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.44%) Moodle
Applications
1 24 (58.54%) Photoshop
2 18 (43.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (12.20%) Fireworks
3 5 (12.20%) 3ds Max
4 4 (9.76%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (7.32%) S-PLUS
5 3 (7.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (4.88%) InDesign
6 2 (4.88%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) assyst
2 2 (4.88%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) DNS
2 3 (7.32%) HTTP
2 3 (7.32%) iBeacon
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) MySQL
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (34.15%) Games
2 12 (29.27%) Marketing
3 7 (17.07%) Advertising
4 3 (7.32%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) PHP Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Designer
4 6 (14.63%) Web Designer
5 3 (7.32%) Flash Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Problem Manager
6 2 (4.88%) UI Designer
6 2 (4.88%) Web Programmer
6 2 (4.88%) Graduate
6 2 (4.88%) Graphic Designer
6 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Programmer
7 1 (2.44%) Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Sales Executive
7 1 (2.44%) E-Learning Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (2.44%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (60.98%) HTML
2 21 (51.22%) CSS
3 20 (48.78%) HTML5
4 16 (39.02%) CSS3
5 15 (36.59%) jQuery
6 11 (26.83%) XHTML
7 8 (19.51%) XML
7 8 (19.51%) Classic ASP
8 5 (12.20%) .NET
9 3 (7.32%) LAMP
9 3 (7.32%) DHTML
9 3 (7.32%) SOAP
9 3 (7.32%) Web Services
9 3 (7.32%) Apache Flex
9 3 (7.32%) WCF
9 3 (7.32%) WPF
9 3 (7.32%) REST
10 2 (4.88%) HTML5 Canvas
10 2 (4.88%) Yii
10 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) User Experience
2 8 (19.51%) Motion Graphics
3 6 (14.63%) Graphic Design
4 5 (12.20%) Animation
5 4 (9.76%) Social Media
6 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
7 2 (4.88%) W3C
7 2 (4.88%) Mobile Games
8 1 (2.44%) VLE
8 1 (2.44%) E-Learning
8 1 (2.44%) Learning Management System
8 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Linux
3 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) MVC
2 11 (26.83%) OO
3 10 (24.39%) E-Commerce
4 8 (19.51%) Game Development
5 7 (17.07%) UX Design
6 6 (14.63%) SEO
7 5 (12.20%) 3D Modelling
8 4 (9.76%) Content Management
8 4 (9.76%) Web Design
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.32%) Service Management
9 3 (7.32%) ITIL
9 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
9 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (7.32%) Service Desk Management
9 3 (7.32%) iOS Development
10 2 (4.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) JavaScript
2 21 (51.22%) ActionScript
3 15 (36.59%) ActionScript 3.0
3 15 (36.59%) PHP
4 8 (19.51%) PHP5
4 8 (19.51%) C#
5 3 (7.32%) Objective-C
5 3 (7.32%) C++
6 2 (4.88%) SQL
7 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) Adobe
2 3 (7.32%) Macromedia
2 3 (7.32%) Zend
2 3 (7.32%) Facebook
3 2 (4.88%) Twitter
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension + private healthcare
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Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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