The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 185 178 147
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -31
Permanent jobs citing Flash 12 24 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.48% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 1.23% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 34
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £24,800 £18,650
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £46,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1737 1950 1890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.13% 38.93% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1481 1733 1719
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Flash
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +14 7 £27,500 +10.00% 3
Birmingham +3 4 £56,250 +22.28%
Worcestershire +3 1 £21,500 -6.52% 1
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 40 (81.63%) Photoshop
2 36 (73.47%) HTML
3 28 (57.14%) CSS
4 24 (48.98%) ActionScript
4 24 (48.98%) PHP
5 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
6 22 (44.90%) MySQL
7 20 (40.82%) XML
8 19 (38.78%) Adobe Illustrator
8 19 (38.78%) jQuery
8 19 (38.78%) HTML5
9 16 (32.65%) LAMP
10 15 (30.61%) Adobe
10 15 (30.61%) CSS3
11 14 (28.57%) XHTML
11 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
11 14 (28.57%) WordPress
12 13 (26.53%) ActionScript 3.0
13 12 (24.49%) Marketing
13 12 (24.49%) Fireworks
14 11 (22.45%) Degree
15 10 (20.41%) Social Media
15 10 (20.41%) Apache
16 9 (18.37%) Mac OS X
16 9 (18.37%) Dreamweaver
16 9 (18.37%) Web Services
16 9 (18.37%) Git (software)
17 8 (16.33%) Drupal
18 7 (14.29%) QA
18 7 (14.29%) MS Visio

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (28.57%) WordPress
2 10 (20.41%) Apache
3 8 (16.33%) Drupal
4 7 (14.29%) CMS
5 4 (8.16%) ExpressionEngine
6 3 (6.12%) Joomla!
Applications
1 40 (81.63%) Photoshop
2 19 (38.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (24.49%) Fireworks
4 7 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 6 (12.24%) InDesign
6 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (2.04%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Intranet
2 4 (8.16%) Extranet
3 2 (4.08%) SAN
3 2 (4.08%) NAS
4 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.90%) MySQL
2 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Dreamweaver
1 9 (18.37%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.20%) Subversion
3 3 (6.12%) Flash Builder
3 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (24.49%) Marketing
2 6 (12.24%) Games
2 6 (12.24%) Retail
3 4 (8.16%) Billing
4 3 (6.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (67.35%) Developer
2 16 (32.65%) PHP Developer
3 13 (26.53%) Designer
4 11 (22.45%) Web Designer
5 9 (18.37%) Web Developer
6 7 (14.29%) User Experience Developer
7 6 (12.24%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 6 (12.24%) MySQL Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Graduate
8 4 (8.16%) Applications Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Photoshop Designer
8 4 (8.16%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Graduate Web Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Systems Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Junior Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Junior Web Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Junior
10 2 (4.08%) Consultant
11 1 (2.04%) ActionScript Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (73.47%) HTML
2 28 (57.14%) CSS
3 20 (40.82%) XML
4 19 (38.78%) jQuery
4 19 (38.78%) HTML5
5 16 (32.65%) LAMP
6 15 (30.61%) CSS3
7 14 (28.57%) XHTML
8 9 (18.37%) Web Services
9 7 (14.29%) SOAP
9 7 (14.29%) REST
10 5 (10.20%) Ajax
11 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
12 3 (6.12%) Yii
13 2 (4.08%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 1 (2.04%) CakePHP
14 1 (2.04%) Adobe AIR
14 1 (2.04%) WCF
14 1 (2.04%) WPF
14 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Social Media
2 6 (12.24%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.20%) Motion Graphics
4 4 (8.16%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.08%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (4.08%) SCORM
5 2 (4.08%) E-Learning
5 2 (4.08%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.04%) Learning Management System
6 1 (2.04%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Mac OS X
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 6 (12.24%) MVC
2 6 (12.24%) Web Design
3 5 (10.20%) Content Management
3 5 (10.20%) SEO
3 5 (10.20%) OO
4 4 (8.16%) OOP
4 4 (8.16%) Email Marketing
5 2 (4.08%) Game Development
6 1 (2.04%) 3D Modelling
6 1 (2.04%) Online Marketing
6 1 (2.04%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.04%) Project Management
6 1 (2.04%) Process Management
6 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.04%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (2.04%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.04%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.98%) ActionScript
1 24 (48.98%) PHP
2 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.53%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (8.16%) C#
4 4 (8.16%) PHP5
5 2 (4.08%) SQL
6 1 (2.04%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.04%) Perl
6 1 (2.04%) C++
6 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.04%) ACCA
2 1 (2.04%) CIMA
2 1 (2.04%) HND
2 1 (2.04%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) XenApp
2 1 (2.04%) XenServer
2 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) vSphere
2 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.04%) NFS
2 1 (2.04%) KVM
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Adobe
2 5 (10.20%) Macromedia
2 5 (10.20%) Facebook
3 3 (6.12%) Zend
4 2 (4.08%) VMware
4 2 (4.08%) Veeam
5 1 (2.04%) Citrix
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
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