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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 195 176 159
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -17
Permanent jobs citing Flash 23 38 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.73% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 1.95% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 32
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £37,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.39% +0.76%
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
1959 1951 2066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.13% 37.33% 42.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1801 1735 1858
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
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
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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 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 6 £38,000 +26.66%
Staffordshire +3 5 £35,000 - 1
Solihull -4 2 £34,500 +15.00%
Shropshire - 2 £32,500 -
Worcestershire +8 1 £33,000 +20.00%
Warwickshire -18 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 28 (71.79%) HTML
2 27 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 27 (69.23%) CSS
3 21 (53.85%) HTML5
4 20 (51.28%) jQuery
4 20 (51.28%) PHP
4 20 (51.28%) ActionScript
5 18 (46.15%) Photoshop
5 18 (46.15%) CMS
6 17 (43.59%) MySQL
6 17 (43.59%) Adobe
7 16 (41.03%) OO
8 13 (33.33%) WordPress
8 13 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
8 13 (33.33%) CSS3
9 12 (30.77%) Linux
9 12 (30.77%) MVC
10 11 (28.21%) Windows
10 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
11 10 (25.64%) XHTML
11 10 (25.64%) PHP5
12 8 (20.51%) Information Security
12 8 (20.51%) Classic ASP
12 8 (20.51%) DNS
12 8 (20.51%) Marketing
13 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
13 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (17.95%) Adobe Illustrator
14 6 (15.38%) Project Management
14 6 (15.38%) Apache

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 18 (46.15%) CMS
2 13 (33.33%) WordPress
3 6 (15.38%) Apache
4 4 (10.26%) Joomla!
5 3 (7.69%) IIS
6 2 (5.13%) concrete5
7 1 (2.56%) Moodle
7 1 (2.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 18 (46.15%) Photoshop
2 7 (17.95%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (12.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (7.69%) Maya
4 3 (7.69%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (2.56%) InDesign
5 1 (2.56%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) assyst
2 1 (2.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) DNS
2 2 (5.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) MySQL
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (12.82%) Subversion
3 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (20.51%) Marketing
2 4 (10.26%) Advertising
3 3 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Web Developer
2 12 (30.77%) PHP Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Senior Web Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Designer
5 3 (7.69%) Problem Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Web Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Flash Developer
6 2 (5.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (2.56%) E-Learning Developer
7 1 (2.56%) UI Designer
7 1 (2.56%) 3D Artist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (71.79%) HTML
2 27 (69.23%) CSS
3 21 (53.85%) HTML5
4 20 (51.28%) jQuery
5 13 (33.33%) CSS3
6 10 (25.64%) XHTML
7 8 (20.51%) Classic ASP
8 6 (15.38%) XML
9 4 (10.26%) LAMP
9 4 (10.26%) Ajax
10 2 (5.13%) Apache Flex
10 2 (5.13%) Symfony
10 2 (5.13%) DHTML
10 2 (5.13%) .NET
10 2 (5.13%) SOAP
10 2 (5.13%) Web Services
10 2 (5.13%) REST
11 1 (2.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 1 (2.56%) Yii
11 1 (2.56%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Animation
2 4 (10.26%) N-Tier
2 4 (10.26%) W3C
2 4 (10.26%) Open Source
3 3 (7.69%) Web 2.0
3 3 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.69%) Mobile Games
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) iPhone
4 2 (5.13%) User Experience
5 1 (2.56%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.56%) Social Media
5 1 (2.56%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.56%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.56%) VLE
5 1 (2.56%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Linux
2 11 (28.21%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) OO
2 12 (30.77%) MVC
3 8 (20.51%) Information Security
4 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
5 6 (15.38%) Project Management
5 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.26%) ITIL
6 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Service Management
6 4 (10.26%) SEO
6 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
6 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Web Development
7 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (5.13%) iOS Development
8 2 (5.13%) Web Application Development
8 2 (5.13%) Time Management
8 2 (5.13%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 20 (51.28%) PHP
2 20 (51.28%) ActionScript
3 13 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
4 10 (25.64%) PHP5
5 4 (10.26%) C#
5 4 (10.26%) C++
5 4 (10.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
2 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 3 (7.69%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Adobe
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Zend
3 2 (5.13%) Facebook
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