The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Flash skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Flash
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 87 115
Rank change year-on-year +4 +28  
Permanent jobs citing Flash 9 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.84% 0.92% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.88% 2.50% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 7
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.14% -  

Flash is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 479 480 596
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 44.52% 36.78% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 412 405 471
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Flash
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Flash as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Flash in Cheshire

Flash
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Flash in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Flash in Cheshire

Flash
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 6 £37,500 -
Macclesfield - 3 £40,000 -
Flash
North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Flash also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Flash.

1 13 (68.42%) Finance
1 13 (68.42%) Mentoring
2 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (36.84%) Statistics
4 7 (36.84%) Business Development
4 7 (36.84%) Performance Management
4 7 (36.84%) Financial Modelling
4 7 (36.84%) Service Design
4 7 (36.84%) Escalation Management
4 7 (36.84%) Contract Management
4 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 7 (36.84%) Critical Success Factor
4 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
4 7 (36.84%) ITIL
4 7 (36.84%) SMS
4 7 (36.84%) SLA
4 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
4 7 (36.84%) ITSM
4 7 (36.84%) ISEB
4 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (36.84%) Cadence
4 7 (36.84%) Multimedia
5 6 (31.58%) UIQ
5 6 (31.58%) Series 60
5 6 (31.58%) Device Driver
5 6 (31.58%) OpenGL

Flash
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) Joomla!
2 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) AdWords
2 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) SMS
2 6 (31.58%) Bluetooth
2 6 (31.58%) DVB
2 6 (31.58%) GPRS
2 6 (31.58%) GSM
2 6 (31.58%) NFC
2 6 (31.58%) UMTS
2 6 (31.58%) VoIP
2 6 (31.58%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (31.58%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.53%) JUnit
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Multimedia
3 6 (31.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Delivery Manager
1 7 (36.84%) Service Manager
1 7 (36.84%) Services Delivery Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) PHP Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) BREW
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
1 6 (31.58%) J2ME
1 6 (31.58%) Middleware
1 6 (31.58%) OpenAL
1 6 (31.58%) OpenCL
1 6 (31.58%) OpenGL
1 6 (31.58%) Qt
1 6 (31.58%) Series 60
1 6 (31.58%) SVG
1 6 (31.58%) UIQ
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (15.79%) WebGL
3 3 (15.79%) Zend Framework
4 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.53%) REST
4 2 (10.53%) SOAP
4 2 (10.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 6 (31.58%) Device Driver
2 6 (31.58%) iPhone
2 6 (31.58%) MPEG
2 6 (31.58%) Smartphone
3 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (5.26%) Animation
5 1 (5.26%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Android
2 6 (31.58%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Nucleus RTOS
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 8
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Mentoring
2 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 7 (36.84%) Business Development
3 7 (36.84%) Contract Management
3 7 (36.84%) Critical Success Factor
3 7 (36.84%) Escalation Management
3 7 (36.84%) Financial Modelling
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 7 (36.84%) ITSM
3 7 (36.84%) Performance Management
3 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
3 7 (36.84%) Service Design
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (36.84%) Statistics
4 6 (31.58%) DRM
4 6 (31.58%) Mobile Commerce
4 6 (31.58%) Speech Recognition
5 3 (15.79%) MVC
5 3 (15.79%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) C
2 6 (31.58%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) PHP
4 3 (15.79%) ActionScript
4 3 (15.79%) C#
4 3 (15.79%) TypeScript
5 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Python
5 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 7 (36.84%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Cadence
2 6 (31.58%) Intel
2 6 (31.58%) Symbian
3 3 (15.79%) Zend
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) Adobe
5 1 (5.26%) Google