Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Flash skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Flash over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Flash
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1007 825 796
Rank change year-on-year -182 -29 -197
Permanent jobs citing Flash 169 378 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.097% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.54% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 112 263 387
UK median annual salary £46,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +13.33% +2.04%
10th Percentile £24,550 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £92,500 £64,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%

Flash is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 70,673 69,589 79,812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.60% 39.34% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 59,256 60,136 68,517
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Flash
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Flash as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Flash in the UK

Flash
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Flash in the UK

Flash
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Flash over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Flash in the UK

Flash
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the UK over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -187 150 £50,000 +11.11% 57
London -62 84 £60,000 +9.09% 18
UK excluding London -120 81 £40,000 - 39
South East -37 22 £45,000 +12.50% 14
North of England -25 15 £25,000 -37.50% 7
North West -29 12 £23,250 -41.88% 5
Midlands +2 11 £42,500 +37.10% 7
Scotland -30 11 £40,500 +68.75%
East of England -10 10 £48,750 +14.71% 3
South West -31 8 £32,500 -18.75% 8
West Midlands +13 7 £50,000 +33.33% 5
East Midlands +21 4 £37,000 +57.45% 2
Wales +13 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire +27 2 £33,000 +10.00% 1
North East -19 1 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 with a requirement for Flash.

1 73 (43.20%) HTML
2 66 (39.05%) JavaScript
3 50 (29.59%) Finance
4 49 (28.99%) Windows
5 40 (23.67%) Microsoft
6 38 (22.49%) C#
7 37 (21.89%) SQL
7 37 (21.89%) .NET
7 37 (21.89%) HTML5
8 32 (18.93%) Web Services
8 32 (18.93%) Degree
9 31 (18.34%) Software Engineering
9 31 (18.34%) Service Delivery
9 31 (18.34%) CSS
10 30 (17.75%) ITSM
11 28 (16.57%) ITIL
12 27 (15.98%) Java
13 26 (15.38%) SQL Server
13 26 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 25 (14.79%) ActionScript
15 24 (14.20%) Adobe
16 23 (13.61%) Microsoft Excel
16 23 (13.61%) SharePoint
17 22 (13.02%) Photoshop
17 22 (13.02%) Mentoring
18 21 (12.43%) ASP.NET
18 21 (12.43%) Stakeholder Management
18 21 (12.43%) Front End Development
19 20 (11.83%) Adobe Illustrator
19 20 (11.83%) Marketing

Flash
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 23 (13.61%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.10%) IIS
3 11 (6.51%) CMS
4 9 (5.33%) Lightstreamer
5 7 (4.14%) Confluence
6 6 (3.55%) MS Exchange
6 6 (3.55%) WordPress
7 4 (2.37%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.78%) CloudStack
8 3 (1.78%) Drupal
8 3 (1.78%) Joomla!
8 3 (1.78%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.59%) DNN
9 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.59%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 23 (13.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (13.02%) Photoshop
4 20 (11.83%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (6.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (4.14%) Adobe After Effects
8 5 (2.96%) InDesign
9 4 (2.37%) InVision
9 4 (2.37%) QuarkXPress
10 3 (1.78%) ImageReady
11 2 (1.18%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.59%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Exstream
2 1 (0.59%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.78%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.78%) iTunes
3 2 (1.18%) AdWords
3 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.18%) Office 365
3 2 (1.18%) SaaS
4 1 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.59%) Boomi
4 1 (0.59%) GitHub
4 1 (0.59%) IaaS
4 1 (0.59%) PaaS
4 1 (0.59%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.65%) Internet
2 17 (10.06%) SMS
3 12 (7.10%) SAN
4 6 (3.55%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (3.55%) iSCSI
5 5 (2.96%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.37%) FCoE
7 3 (1.78%) Firewall
7 3 (1.78%) Intranet
7 3 (1.78%) NAS
7 3 (1.78%) Network Security
7 3 (1.78%) SSH
7 3 (1.78%) WAN
8 2 (1.18%) RTSP
8 2 (1.18%) SSL
9 1 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.59%) DNS
9 1 (0.59%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.59%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 17 (10.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (10.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.37%) MySQL
4 3 (1.78%) DB2
4 3 (1.78%) DbVisualizer
4 3 (1.78%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.78%) Redis
4 3 (1.78%) Riak
4 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.59%) Big Data
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (11.83%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.73%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (2.96%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.96%) JIRA
4 5 (2.96%) Selenium
5 3 (1.78%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.18%) Axure RP
6 2 (1.18%) ClearQuest
6 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.18%) GDB
6 2 (1.18%) GoogleTest
6 2 (1.18%) Protractor
6 2 (1.18%) TestDirector
6 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.18%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.59%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.59%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.59%) Xcode
General
1 50 (29.59%) Finance
2 20 (11.83%) Marketing
3 17 (10.06%) Banking
4 15 (8.88%) Retail Banking
5 14 (8.28%) Investment Banking
6 13 (7.69%) Games
6 13 (7.69%) Retail
7 8 (4.73%) Advertising
8 6 (3.55%) Back Office
8 6 (3.55%) Publishing
9 5 (2.96%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.78%) Automotive
10 3 (1.78%) Multimedia
11 2 (1.18%) Electronics
12 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.59%) Law
12 1 (0.59%) Local Government
12 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (27.81%) Developer
2 23 (13.61%) Software Developer
3 18 (10.65%) .NET Developer
4 17 (10.06%) Delivery Manager
4 17 (10.06%) Service Manager
4 17 (10.06%) Services Delivery Manager
5 16 (9.47%) Designer
6 15 (8.88%) .NET Software Developer
6 15 (8.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (8.88%) C# Developer
6 15 (8.88%) C# Software Developer
7 13 (7.69%) Business Manager
8 9 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.14%) Senior Designer
10 6 (3.55%) Analyst
10 6 (3.55%) Digital Designer
10 6 (3.55%) Storage Engineer
11 5 (2.96%) Junior
11 5 (2.96%) Software Engineer
11 5 (2.96%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (43.20%) HTML
2 37 (21.89%) .NET
2 37 (21.89%) HTML5
3 32 (18.93%) Web Services
4 31 (18.34%) CSS
5 21 (12.43%) ASP.NET
6 19 (11.24%) Apache Flex
7 18 (10.65%) .NET Framework
7 18 (10.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (10.65%) Entity Framework
8 17 (10.06%) Aurelia
8 17 (10.06%) LINQ
8 17 (10.06%) NHibernate
8 17 (10.06%) XML
9 11 (6.51%) jQuery
10 10 (5.92%) Ajax
11 9 (5.33%) CSS3
11 9 (5.33%) Rendezvous
12 8 (4.73%) Node.js
13 7 (4.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.83%) User Experience
2 17 (10.06%) Client/Server
3 13 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 11 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.73%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.14%) Animation
7 6 (3.55%) EMC VMAX
8 5 (2.96%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.96%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (2.37%) Augmented Reality
9 4 (2.37%) EMC VNX
9 4 (2.37%) Graphic Design
9 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.37%) Video Editing
9 4 (2.37%) Xbox
10 3 (1.78%) CLARiiON
10 3 (1.78%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.78%) IBM XIV
10 3 (1.78%) PKI
10 3 (1.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (28.99%) Windows
2 19 (11.24%) Linux
3 16 (9.47%) Windows Server
4 11 (6.51%) Android
5 8 (4.73%) Apple iOS
6 7 (4.14%) Unix
7 4 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.37%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.18%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.18%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.18%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.34%) Service Delivery
1 31 (18.34%) Software Engineering
2 30 (17.75%) ITSM
3 28 (16.57%) ITIL
4 22 (13.02%) Mentoring
5 21 (12.43%) Front End Development
5 21 (12.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (11.83%) Performance Management
6 20 (11.83%) Unit Testing
7 19 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (10.65%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (10.65%) Collaborative Working
9 17 (10.06%) Contract Management
9 17 (10.06%) Critical Success Factor
9 17 (10.06%) Escalation Management
9 17 (10.06%) Financial Modelling
9 17 (10.06%) Service Delivery Management
9 17 (10.06%) Service Design
9 17 (10.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 17 (10.06%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 66 (39.05%) JavaScript
2 38 (22.49%) C#
3 37 (21.89%) SQL
4 27 (15.98%) Java
5 25 (14.79%) ActionScript
6 20 (11.83%) Python
7 17 (10.06%) T-SQL
8 16 (9.47%) PowerShell
9 14 (8.28%) Ruby
10 12 (7.10%) Perl
11 11 (6.51%) C++
12 10 (5.92%) ActionScript 3.0
12 10 (5.92%) PHP
13 9 (5.33%) C
14 8 (4.73%) Objective-C
15 4 (2.37%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.78%) Go
16 3 (1.78%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.78%) VBScript
17 2 (1.18%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 32 (18.93%) Degree
2 16 (9.47%) ISEB
3 11 (6.51%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.51%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.78%) A+ Certification
4 3 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.78%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.78%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (1.18%) MCP
5 2 (1.18%) MCTS
6 1 (0.59%) CCNP
6 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.59%) MCITP
6 1 (0.59%) MCSA
6 1 (0.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.06%) SLA
2 13 (7.69%) PMO
3 3 (1.78%) QA
4 2 (1.18%) JTAG
5 1 (0.59%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.59%) IFRS
5 1 (0.59%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.59%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.59%) MISRA
5 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.37%) vSphere
4 3 (1.78%) NFS
4 3 (1.78%) XenApp
5 2 (1.18%) Firmware
5 2 (1.18%) SRDF
5 2 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.59%) Docker
6 1 (0.59%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.59%) Xen
6 1 (0.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.78%) Grafana
1 3 (1.78%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (1.78%) NetApp OnCommand
1 3 (1.78%) Simpana
2 2 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.18%) SCCM
3 1 (0.59%) Ansible
3 1 (0.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (23.67%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.20%) Adobe
3 17 (10.06%) Cadence
4 14 (8.28%) HP
5 12 (7.10%) IBM
5 12 (7.10%) VMware
6 10 (5.92%) EMC
7 9 (5.33%) StreamBase
7 9 (5.33%) TIBCO
8 7 (4.14%) Brocade
8 7 (4.14%) Cisco
9 6 (3.55%) 3PAR
9 6 (3.55%) Google
10 5 (2.96%) Citrix
10 5 (2.96%) CommVault
10 5 (2.96%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.37%) FalconStor
11 4 (2.37%) NetApp
12 3 (1.78%) F5
12 3 (1.78%) Isilon