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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 184 155 153
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -2
Permanent jobs citing Flash 32 45 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.93% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 2.49% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 40
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
1791 1804 2056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.45% 37.18% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1654 1578 1871
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 - 8 £32,500 -
Staffordshire +7 6 £34,500 - 1
Birmingham -25 6 £40,000 +45.45%
Solihull -8 2 £34,500 +15.00%
Worcestershire +10 1 £33,000 +20.00%
Warwickshire -27 1 £30,000 -11.11%
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 30 (75.00%) HTML
2 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
2 29 (72.50%) CSS
3 25 (62.50%) HTML5
4 23 (57.50%) ActionScript
5 22 (55.00%) PHP
6 18 (45.00%) jQuery
7 17 (42.50%) CMS
7 17 (42.50%) ActionScript 3.0
8 16 (40.00%) Photoshop
9 15 (37.50%) MySQL
9 15 (37.50%) OO
10 12 (30.00%) Adobe
10 12 (30.00%) CSS3
11 11 (27.50%) MVC
11 11 (27.50%) PHP5
11 11 (27.50%) WordPress
12 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
12 10 (25.00%) Project Management
12 10 (25.00%) Information Security
12 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 9 (22.50%) Linux
14 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 8 (20.00%) Windows
14 8 (20.00%) W3C
14 8 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
15 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
16 6 (15.00%) .NET
16 6 (15.00%) LAMP

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (42.50%) CMS
2 11 (27.50%) WordPress
3 6 (15.00%) concrete5
3 6 (15.00%) Joomla!
4 4 (10.00%) Apache
5 3 (7.50%) IIS
6 1 (2.50%) Moodle
Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 8 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (7.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (5.00%) Maya
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) MySQL
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (10.00%) Subversion
2 4 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (7.50%) Advertising
3 2 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (75.00%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Web Developer
3 11 (27.50%) PHP Developer
4 10 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 10 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Problem Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Designer
6 3 (7.50%) Web Designer
7 2 (5.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (2.50%) E-Learning Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Flash Developer
8 1 (2.50%) 3D Artist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (75.00%) HTML
2 29 (72.50%) CSS
3 25 (62.50%) HTML5
4 18 (45.00%) jQuery
5 12 (30.00%) CSS3
6 6 (15.00%) Symfony
6 6 (15.00%) .NET
6 6 (15.00%) LAMP
7 5 (12.50%) XHTML
7 5 (12.50%) Classic ASP
8 4 (10.00%) XML
8 4 (10.00%) Ajax
8 4 (10.00%) Laravel
9 1 (2.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (2.50%) Apache Flex
9 1 (2.50%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) W3C
2 6 (15.00%) iPhone
3 5 (12.50%) User Experience
4 4 (10.00%) New Media
4 4 (10.00%) Open Source
4 4 (10.00%) N-Tier
5 3 (7.50%) Web 2.0
5 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.50%) Data Structures
5 3 (7.50%) Algorithms
6 2 (5.00%) Animation
6 2 (5.00%) Mobile Games
7 1 (2.50%) E-Learning
7 1 (2.50%) VLE
7 1 (2.50%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (2.50%) Graphic Design
7 1 (2.50%) Social Media
7 1 (2.50%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) OO
2 11 (27.50%) MVC
3 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 10 (25.00%) Project Management
3 10 (25.00%) Information Security
4 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
5 6 (15.00%) iOS Development
5 6 (15.00%) Web Application Development
5 6 (15.00%) Content Management
6 5 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 5 (12.50%) ITIL
6 5 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 5 (12.50%) Service Management
6 5 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Management
7 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Web Development
8 3 (7.50%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
2 23 (57.50%) ActionScript
3 22 (55.00%) PHP
4 17 (42.50%) ActionScript 3.0
5 11 (27.50%) PHP5
6 4 (10.00%) C#
6 4 (10.00%) C++
6 4 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 4 (10.00%) SLA
3 3 (7.50%) WAI
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Adobe
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
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