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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 186 164 177
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +13
Permanent jobs citing Flash 28 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.60% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.48% 1.74% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 21
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 £22,400 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,250 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -6.42%
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
1891 1433 1886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.10% 34.22% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1202 1701
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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
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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 - 12 £32,500 -
Warwickshire -14 4 £37,500 +66.66% 1
Coventry -19 3 £21,500 -28.33%
Birmingham -28 3 £47,500 +88.11%
Halesowen - 3 £37,500 -
Staffordshire -5 1 £34,000 -
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 38 (74.51%) HTML
1 38 (74.51%) JavaScript
2 35 (68.63%) CSS
3 31 (60.78%) ActionScript
3 31 (60.78%) HTML5
4 29 (56.86%) PHP
5 23 (45.10%) Photoshop
6 22 (43.14%) jQuery
6 22 (43.14%) ActionScript 3.0
7 19 (37.25%) MySQL
8 18 (35.29%) CMS
8 18 (35.29%) User Experience
9 16 (31.37%) Git (software)
9 16 (31.37%) CSS3
9 16 (31.37%) Adobe Illustrator
9 16 (31.37%) OO
10 15 (29.41%) E-Commerce
10 15 (29.41%) Adobe
10 15 (29.41%) PHP5
11 13 (25.49%) Project Management
12 12 (23.53%) Content Management
12 12 (23.53%) MVC
12 12 (23.53%) WordPress
13 11 (21.57%) Information Security
13 11 (21.57%) W3C
14 9 (17.65%) LAMP
14 9 (17.65%) .NET
14 9 (17.65%) iPhone
14 9 (17.65%) Symfony
14 9 (17.65%) Joomla!

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (35.29%) CMS
2 12 (23.53%) WordPress
3 9 (17.65%) concrete5
3 9 (17.65%) Joomla!
4 4 (7.84%) Apache
5 3 (5.88%) IIS
5 3 (5.88%) Drupal
Applications
1 23 (45.10%) Photoshop
2 16 (31.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.88%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (5.88%) CINEMA 4D
3 3 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (5.88%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.96%) Maya
4 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) MySQL
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.73%) JIRA
3 4 (7.84%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (7.84%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (9.80%) Games
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
2 3 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (74.51%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) Web Developer
2 13 (25.49%) PHP Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Senior Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Senior Web Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Designer
5 3 (5.88%) Web Designer
5 3 (5.88%) Interactive Designer
5 3 (5.88%) Flash Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Problem Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Junior Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Graduate
6 2 (3.92%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Junior
6 2 (3.92%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (74.51%) HTML
2 35 (68.63%) CSS
3 31 (60.78%) HTML5
4 22 (43.14%) jQuery
5 16 (31.37%) CSS3
6 9 (17.65%) Symfony
6 9 (17.65%) LAMP
6 9 (17.65%) .NET
7 7 (13.73%) Laravel
8 6 (11.76%) XML
9 4 (7.84%) Ajax
9 4 (7.84%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 3 (5.88%) XHTML
10 3 (5.88%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (35.29%) User Experience
2 11 (21.57%) W3C
3 9 (17.65%) iPhone
4 7 (13.73%) New Media
5 4 (7.84%) Open Source
5 4 (7.84%) Motion Graphics
5 4 (7.84%) N-Tier
5 4 (7.84%) Graphic Design
6 3 (5.88%) Flash Games
6 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.88%) Web 2.0
6 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
6 3 (5.88%) Algorithms
6 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.96%) Social Media
7 1 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.96%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.96%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 6 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) OO
2 15 (29.41%) E-Commerce
3 13 (25.49%) Project Management
4 12 (23.53%) MVC
4 12 (23.53%) Content Management
5 11 (21.57%) Information Security
6 9 (17.65%) Web Application Development
6 9 (17.65%) iOS Development
7 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
8 7 (13.73%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (11.76%) SEO
10 5 (9.80%) Service Management
10 5 (9.80%) ITIL
10 5 (9.80%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (9.80%) Data Analysis
10 5 (9.80%) Problem Management
11 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (7.84%) Web Design
12 3 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (74.51%) JavaScript
2 31 (60.78%) ActionScript
3 29 (56.86%) PHP
4 22 (43.14%) ActionScript 3.0
5 15 (29.41%) PHP5
6 6 (11.76%) Java
6 6 (11.76%) C#
7 4 (7.84%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
2 5 (9.80%) SLA
3 3 (5.88%) WAI
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Adobe
2 3 (5.88%) Macromedia
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
Warwick, Warwickshire
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