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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 170 159 165
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Flash 34 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.76% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.97% 2.13% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 32
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
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
1729 1549 2020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.66% 35.86% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1330 1833
Average salary £37,500 £37,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 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
Shropshire - 14 £32,500 -
Birmingham -20 4 £60,000 +140.00%
Staffordshire +5 3 £34,000 - 1
Coventry -11 2 £21,500 -10.41%
Halesowen - 2 £37,500 -
Warwickshire -20 1 - - 1
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 37 (77.08%) HTML
2 36 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 34 (70.83%) CSS
4 31 (64.58%) HTML5
5 30 (62.50%) ActionScript
6 28 (58.33%) PHP
7 22 (45.83%) ActionScript 3.0
8 21 (43.75%) jQuery
9 19 (39.58%) Photoshop
10 18 (37.50%) MySQL
10 18 (37.50%) CMS
11 16 (33.33%) OO
11 16 (33.33%) Git (software)
12 15 (31.25%) CSS3
13 14 (29.17%) PHP5
13 14 (29.17%) E-Commerce
14 13 (27.08%) Project Management
14 13 (27.08%) User Experience
15 12 (25.00%) WordPress
15 12 (25.00%) MVC
15 12 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
15 12 (25.00%) Information Security
15 12 (25.00%) Adobe
16 11 (22.92%) W3C
16 11 (22.92%) Content Management
17 9 (18.75%) LAMP
17 9 (18.75%) .NET
17 9 (18.75%) Joomla!
17 9 (18.75%) iPhone
17 9 (18.75%) Symfony

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (37.50%) CMS
2 12 (25.00%) WordPress
3 9 (18.75%) Joomla!
3 9 (18.75%) concrete5
4 4 (8.33%) Apache
5 3 (6.25%) IIS
6 2 (4.17%) Drupal
7 1 (2.08%) Moodle
Applications
1 19 (39.58%) Photoshop
2 12 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (4.17%) Fireworks
5 1 (2.08%) Maya
5 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) MySQL
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.58%) JIRA
3 4 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (8.33%) Subversion
4 1 (2.08%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (8.33%) Games
2 3 (6.25%) Marketing
2 3 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (77.08%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Web Developer
3 12 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Senior Web Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Senior Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Problem Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Designer
7 3 (6.25%) Web Designer
8 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Junior
8 2 (4.17%) Graduate
8 2 (4.17%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Flash Developer
8 2 (4.17%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Senior UX Designer
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (77.08%) HTML
2 34 (70.83%) CSS
3 31 (64.58%) HTML5
4 21 (43.75%) jQuery
5 15 (31.25%) CSS3
6 9 (18.75%) LAMP
6 9 (18.75%) .NET
6 9 (18.75%) Symfony
7 7 (14.58%) Laravel
8 6 (12.50%) XML
9 4 (8.33%) Ajax
10 3 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 3 (6.25%) Classic ASP
10 3 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) User Experience
2 11 (22.92%) W3C
3 9 (18.75%) iPhone
4 7 (14.58%) New Media
5 4 (8.33%) N-Tier
5 4 (8.33%) Open Source
6 3 (6.25%) Data Structures
6 3 (6.25%) Algorithms
6 3 (6.25%) Motion Graphics
6 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.25%) Web 2.0
7 2 (4.17%) Flash Games
7 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
8 1 (2.08%) Graphic Design
8 1 (2.08%) Animation
8 1 (2.08%) Social Media
8 1 (2.08%) Learning Management System
8 1 (2.08%) VLE
8 1 (2.08%) E-Learning
8 1 (2.08%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) OO
2 14 (29.17%) E-Commerce
3 13 (27.08%) Project Management
4 12 (25.00%) MVC
4 12 (25.00%) Information Security
5 11 (22.92%) Content Management
6 9 (18.75%) iOS Development
6 9 (18.75%) Web Application Development
7 8 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 7 (14.58%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (12.50%) ITIL
9 6 (12.50%) Service Management
9 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (12.50%) Data Analysis
9 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
10 5 (10.42%) SEO
11 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (8.33%) Service Desk Management
12 3 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 30 (62.50%) ActionScript
3 28 (58.33%) PHP
4 22 (45.83%) ActionScript 3.0
5 14 (29.17%) PHP5
6 6 (12.50%) Java
6 6 (12.50%) C#
7 4 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
2 5 (10.42%) SLA
3 3 (6.25%) WAI
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Adobe
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Macromedia
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