Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Flash
UK
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1019 888 765
Rank change year-on-year -131 -123 -153
Permanent jobs citing Flash 164 289 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.093% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.42% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 109 189 429
UK median annual salary £47,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.85% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,350 £23,000 £27,300
90th Percentile £67,500 £90,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -

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 72,611 68,471 78,515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.97% 40.30% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 61,250 58,574 67,625
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,987 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% +3.75%

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 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Flash in the UK

Flash
Top 14 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 24 April 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 -136 154 £47,500 +11.76% 32
UK excluding London -100 83 £45,000 +20.00% 22
London -74 77 £60,500 +0.83% 11
South East -30 34 £47,500 +41.79% 1
Midlands +1 14 £45,000 +20.00% 1
West Midlands +2 12 £45,000 +17.65% 1
South West -26 10 £40,000 +26.98% 3
North of England -42 10 £42,500 +13.33% 7
East of England -25 9 £46,056 -12.27% 9
North West -50 9 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Wales +5 3 £45,000 +95.65%
Scotland -47 3 £34,250 +42.71% 1
East Midlands -6 2 £36,250 +61.11%
Yorkshire - 1 £34,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing Flash also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Flash.

1 63 (38.41%) HTML
2 58 (35.37%) Microsoft
3 55 (33.54%) JavaScript
4 47 (28.66%) Windows
5 41 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 40 (24.39%) Finance
7 38 (23.17%) SQL
8 36 (21.95%) ITIL
9 32 (19.51%) VMware
10 31 (18.90%) Web Services
10 31 (18.90%) C#
11 30 (18.29%) SQL Server
11 30 (18.29%) Adobe
12 28 (17.07%) .NET
12 28 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (15.85%) HTML5
13 26 (15.85%) CSS
14 25 (15.24%) Photoshop
14 25 (15.24%) HP
14 25 (15.24%) SAN
14 25 (15.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 25 (15.24%) Data Centre
15 23 (14.02%) Service Delivery
15 23 (14.02%) SLA
16 22 (13.41%) Software Engineering
17 21 (12.80%) Marketing
17 21 (12.80%) Adobe Illustrator
17 21 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (12.80%) ITSM

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 14 (8.54%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.27%) CMS
2 7 (4.27%) IIS
2 7 (4.27%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.27%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.05%) Lightstreamer
4 4 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.44%) WordPress
5 3 (1.83%) Confluence
5 3 (1.83%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.61%) DNN
6 1 (0.61%) Drupal
6 1 (0.61%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 25 (15.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 25 (15.24%) Photoshop
2 21 (12.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (11.59%) Microsoft Excel
4 15 (9.15%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (8.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (6.71%) Adobe After Effects
7 8 (4.88%) InDesign
8 6 (3.66%) Acrobat
9 4 (2.44%) QuarkXPress
9 4 (2.44%) RoboHelp
10 3 (1.83%) ImageReady
11 2 (1.22%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (1.22%) Edge Animate
11 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
12 1 (0.61%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.61%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.61%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.71%) Office 365
2 6 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (1.83%) IaaS
3 3 (1.83%) PaaS
3 3 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.24%) SAN
2 16 (9.76%) SMS
3 9 (5.49%) Internet
4 7 (4.27%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (4.27%) iSCSI
4 7 (4.27%) Skype
4 7 (4.27%) VoIP
5 6 (3.66%) Firewall
6 5 (3.05%) FCoE
6 5 (3.05%) Network Security
6 5 (3.05%) WAN
7 4 (2.44%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.83%) Intranet
8 3 (1.83%) NAS
8 3 (1.83%) VSAN
9 2 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.22%) RTSP
10 1 (0.61%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.61%) VPN
10 1 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 18 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (10.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.83%) DB2
6 3 (1.83%) DbVisualizer
6 3 (1.83%) MySQL
6 3 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.83%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.61%) Big Data
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (11.59%) Visual Studio
2 13 (7.93%) Dreamweaver
3 9 (5.49%) GDB
4 5 (3.05%) CA Release Automation
4 5 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.44%) Selenium
6 3 (1.83%) JIRA
6 3 (1.83%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.61%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.61%) git-flow
7 1 (0.61%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.61%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.61%) Protractor
7 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.61%) WebStorm
7 1 (0.61%) Xcode
General
1 40 (24.39%) Finance
2 21 (12.80%) Marketing
3 13 (7.93%) Retail
4 10 (6.10%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.27%) Advertising
6 5 (3.05%) Banking
7 4 (2.44%) Electronics
7 4 (2.44%) Law
8 3 (1.83%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.83%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.22%) Automotive
9 2 (1.22%) Games
9 2 (1.22%) Publishing
10 1 (0.61%) Back Office
10 1 (0.61%) Front Office
10 1 (0.61%) iGaming
10 1 (0.61%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (18.90%) Developer
2 19 (11.59%) .NET Developer
2 19 (11.59%) Designer
2 19 (11.59%) Software Developer
3 18 (10.98%) .NET Software Developer
3 18 (10.98%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (10.98%) C# Developer
3 18 (10.98%) C# Software Developer
4 16 (9.76%) Delivery Manager
4 16 (9.76%) Service Manager
4 16 (9.76%) Services Delivery Manager
5 10 (6.10%) Firmware Engineer
6 9 (5.49%) Senior Designer
7 7 (4.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (4.27%) SCCM Expert
7 7 (4.27%) Storage Engineer
7 7 (4.27%) Technical Leader
7 7 (4.27%) VMware Engineer
8 6 (3.66%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (3.66%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (38.41%) HTML
2 31 (18.90%) Web Services
3 28 (17.07%) .NET
4 26 (15.85%) CSS
4 26 (15.85%) HTML5
5 19 (11.59%) .NET Framework
5 19 (11.59%) Apache Flex
5 19 (11.59%) ASP.NET
5 19 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (11.59%) Entity Framework
6 18 (10.98%) Aurelia
6 18 (10.98%) LINQ
6 18 (10.98%) NHibernate
7 11 (6.71%) XML
8 9 (5.49%) Ajax
9 7 (4.27%) Middleware
10 5 (3.05%) Rendezvous
10 5 (3.05%) RESTful
11 3 (1.83%) CSS3
11 3 (1.83%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.24%) Data Centre
2 18 (10.98%) Client/Server
3 17 (10.37%) User Experience
4 16 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (7.32%) Graphic Design
6 10 (6.10%) Animation
7 9 (5.49%) ASIC
7 9 (5.49%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (5.49%) EMC VMAX
8 8 (4.88%) Replication
8 8 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (4.27%) Derivative
9 7 (4.27%) Management Information System
10 6 (3.66%) Driving Licence
10 6 (3.66%) EMC VNX
10 6 (3.66%) Equity Derivative
11 5 (3.05%) FlexPod
12 4 (2.44%) Video\Live Streaming
13 3 (1.83%) CLARiiON
13 3 (1.83%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 47 (28.66%) Windows
2 15 (9.15%) Windows Server
3 12 (7.32%) Linux
4 9 (5.49%) Windows 10
5 8 (4.88%) Windows XP
6 7 (4.27%) Unix
7 5 (3.05%) Android
7 5 (3.05%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (1.83%) Solaris
9 2 (1.22%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.61%) CentOS
10 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 36 (21.95%) ITIL
3 23 (14.02%) Service Delivery
4 22 (13.41%) Software Engineering
5 21 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (12.80%) Front End Development
5 21 (12.80%) ITSM
5 21 (12.80%) Mentoring
5 21 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (11.59%) Unit Testing
7 18 (10.98%) Business Development
8 17 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (10.37%) Performance Management
8 17 (10.37%) Service Design
9 16 (9.76%) Collaborative Working
9 16 (9.76%) Contract Management
9 16 (9.76%) Escalation Management
9 16 (9.76%) Financial Modelling
9 16 (9.76%) Service Delivery Management
9 16 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 55 (33.54%) JavaScript
2 38 (23.17%) SQL
3 31 (18.90%) C#
4 19 (11.59%) C
5 18 (10.98%) T-SQL
6 17 (10.37%) Python
7 15 (9.15%) Perl
8 11 (6.71%) PowerShell
9 10 (6.10%) C++
9 10 (6.10%) Java
10 6 (3.66%) ActionScript
11 5 (3.05%) Shell Script
11 5 (3.05%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.44%) PHP
12 4 (2.44%) VBScript
13 3 (1.83%) ActionScript 3.0
13 3 (1.83%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.61%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.61%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 15 (9.15%) ISEB
2 9 (5.49%) Degree
2 9 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (4.27%) CCNA
4 7 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.27%) MCSA
4 7 (4.27%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.27%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.44%) A+ Certification
5 4 (2.44%) CCNP
5 4 (2.44%) MCITP
5 4 (2.44%) MCP
5 4 (2.44%) MCSE
5 4 (2.44%) MCTS
5 4 (2.44%) NCDA
5 4 (2.44%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (1.83%) VCAP
7 1 (0.61%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.02%) SLA
2 9 (5.49%) JTAG
3 8 (4.88%) PMO
4 4 (2.44%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (2.44%) EMIR
4 4 (2.44%) MiFID
4 4 (2.44%) QA
5 1 (0.61%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.61%) IFRS
5 1 (0.61%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.61%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.61%) MISRA
5 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (9.76%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.10%) Firmware
3 10 (6.10%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.49%) vSphere
5 5 (3.05%) NFS
5 5 (3.05%) XenApp
6 4 (2.44%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.83%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (1.83%) SRDF
8 2 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.61%) Docker
9 1 (0.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (6.71%) SCCM
2 3 (1.83%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (1.22%) Ansible
3 2 (1.22%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.22%) Grafana
3 2 (1.22%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (1.22%) NetApp OnCommand
3 2 (1.22%) Simpana
4 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 58 (35.37%) Microsoft
2 32 (19.51%) VMware
3 30 (18.29%) Adobe
4 25 (15.24%) HP
5 17 (10.37%) Citrix
6 16 (9.76%) Cadence
7 15 (9.15%) Cisco
7 15 (9.15%) NetApp
8 13 (7.93%) IBM
8 13 (7.93%) Veeam
9 12 (7.32%) EMC
10 9 (5.49%) CommVault
11 7 (4.27%) 3PAR
11 7 (4.27%) SolarWinds
12 5 (3.05%) CA
12 5 (3.05%) FalconStor
12 5 (3.05%) McAfee
12 5 (3.05%) Oracle
12 5 (3.05%) StreamBase
12 5 (3.05%) TIBCO