Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Flash
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1019 966 830
Rank change year-on-year -53 -136 -63
Permanent jobs citing Flash 129 222 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.079% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.32% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 88 124 300
UK median annual salary £46,056 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.67% -2.22% +28.57%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,225 £26,188
90th Percentile £64,125 £67,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% +14.50%

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 65,364 70,091 74,527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.98% 40.19% 39.03%
Number of salaries quoted 54,045 57,976 64,562
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Flash in the UK

Flash
Top 13 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 20 October 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 -60 125 £45,528 -4.15% 38
UK excluding London +1 77 £45,000 +28.57% 22
London -47 51 £57,500 +4.55% 16
East of England +35 33 £46,056 -5.53% 1
North of England +50 14 £43,750 +75.00% 9
South East +5 13 £50,000 +11.11% 7
South West -9 10 £18,000 -44.62% 2
North West +9 9 £43,750 +103.49% 4
Yorkshire +28 5 - - 4
Midlands +23 4 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Scotland -10 3 £47,500 +17.28%
West Midlands +29 2 - - 2
East Midlands 0 2 £35,000 -14.11% 1

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 50 (38.76%) HTML
2 46 (35.66%) Microsoft
3 42 (32.56%) JavaScript
4 40 (31.01%) Windows
5 38 (29.46%) Finance
5 38 (29.46%) HTML5
6 36 (27.91%) SQL
7 33 (25.58%) SQL Server
8 31 (24.03%) ITIL
8 31 (24.03%) CSS
8 31 (24.03%) Active Directory
9 29 (22.48%) SAN
9 29 (22.48%) VMware
10 25 (19.38%) Photoshop
11 23 (17.83%) Python
11 23 (17.83%) Degree
11 23 (17.83%) Problem-Solving
12 22 (17.05%) Adobe Illustrator
13 21 (16.28%) Software Engineering
13 21 (16.28%) Java
13 21 (16.28%) .NET
14 20 (15.50%) HP
14 20 (15.50%) Adobe
14 20 (15.50%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (14.73%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (14.73%) C#
16 18 (13.95%) Linux
16 18 (13.95%) Marketing
16 18 (13.95%) Front End Development
16 18 (13.95%) Windows Server

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 13 (10.08%) CMS
2 9 (6.98%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.10%) Drupal
3 4 (3.10%) Joomla!
3 4 (3.10%) WordPress
3 4 (3.10%) Zope
4 3 (2.33%) Apache
5 2 (1.55%) Moodle
Applications
1 25 (19.38%) Photoshop
2 22 (17.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (13.18%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (10.85%) InDesign
5 12 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
6 11 (8.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 10 (7.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (5.43%) Acrobat
9 5 (3.88%) Adobe After Effects
9 5 (3.88%) Fireworks
10 3 (2.33%) 3ds Max
11 2 (1.55%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (1.55%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (1.55%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.78%) Camtasia
12 1 (0.78%) Maya
12 1 (0.78%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.98%) Office 365
2 5 (3.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.78%) GitHub
5 1 (0.78%) iTunes
5 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (22.48%) SAN
2 11 (8.53%) NAS
2 11 (8.53%) SMS
3 9 (6.98%) Network Security
3 9 (6.98%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.98%) WAN
4 8 (6.20%) DNS
4 8 (6.20%) Firewall
5 6 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (4.65%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (2.33%) DHCP
7 1 (0.78%) DVB
7 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.78%) Modbus
7 1 (0.78%) SSL
7 1 (0.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 13 (10.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (10.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (9.30%) Oracle Database
3 12 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (9.30%) Relational Database
4 11 (8.53%) Oracle Exadata
4 11 (8.53%) RDBMS
5 9 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (6.98%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.55%) MySQL
7 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 16 (12.40%) Dreamweaver
2 13 (10.08%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (3.10%) GDB
5 2 (1.55%) AdminStudio
5 2 (1.55%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.55%) JIRA
5 2 (1.55%) Subversion
6 1 (0.78%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.78%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.78%) Flash Builder
6 1 (0.78%) GNU Toolchain
6 1 (0.78%) IDA Disassembler
6 1 (0.78%) OllyDbg
6 1 (0.78%) Redmine
6 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.78%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 38 (29.46%) Finance
2 18 (13.95%) Marketing
3 14 (10.85%) Retail
4 9 (6.98%) Advertising
5 7 (5.43%) Electronics
5 7 (5.43%) Manufacturing
5 7 (5.43%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.10%) Games
6 4 (3.10%) Legal
7 2 (1.55%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.78%) Billing
8 1 (0.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (31.78%) Developer
2 17 (13.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 15 (11.63%) Administrator
3 15 (11.63%) Designer
4 14 (10.85%) Delivery Manager
5 13 (10.08%) .NET Developer
5 13 (10.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (10.08%) C# Developer
6 12 (9.30%) DBA
7 11 (8.53%) IT Engineer
7 11 (8.53%) Service Manager
7 11 (8.53%) Services Delivery Manager
8 10 (7.75%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (6.98%) Web Developer
10 8 (6.20%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) Analyst
10 8 (6.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) SQL Developer
10 8 (6.20%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (38.76%) HTML
2 38 (29.46%) HTML5
3 31 (24.03%) CSS
4 21 (16.28%) .NET
5 16 (12.40%) ASP.NET
6 15 (11.63%) Apache Flex
7 14 (10.85%) Web Services
8 13 (10.08%) .NET Framework
8 13 (10.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (10.08%) Aurelia
8 13 (10.08%) Entity Framework
8 13 (10.08%) LINQ
8 13 (10.08%) NHibernate
9 9 (6.98%) XML
10 8 (6.20%) jQuery
11 7 (5.43%) Django
12 6 (4.65%) XHTML
13 5 (3.88%) CSS3
13 5 (3.88%) OpenGL
14 4 (3.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.18%) Client/Server
2 16 (12.40%) Data Centre
3 13 (10.08%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (9.30%) Social Media
5 11 (8.53%) Clustering
6 9 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (6.98%) EMC VMAX
6 9 (6.98%) User Experience
7 8 (6.20%) Management Information System
8 7 (5.43%) Mobile App
9 6 (4.65%) Algorithms
9 6 (4.65%) Digital Media
9 6 (4.65%) Graphic Design
10 5 (3.88%) Photography
11 4 (3.10%) ASIC
11 4 (3.10%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (3.10%) Freedom of Information
11 4 (3.10%) W3C
12 3 (2.33%) Driving Licence
12 3 (2.33%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 40 (31.01%) Windows
2 18 (13.95%) Linux
2 18 (13.95%) Windows Server
3 11 (8.53%) Oracle Linux
3 11 (8.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (7.75%) Windows XP
5 9 (6.98%) Android
6 8 (6.20%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.55%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.78%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.78%) Solaris
8 1 (0.78%) Unix
8 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.03%) ITIL
2 23 (17.83%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (16.28%) Software Engineering
4 19 (14.73%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (13.95%) Front End Development
6 17 (13.18%) Service Delivery
6 17 (13.18%) Unit Testing
7 16 (12.40%) Mentoring
8 12 (9.30%) Business Development
8 12 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (9.30%) Web Development
9 11 (8.53%) Critical Success Factor
9 11 (8.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (8.53%) ITSM
9 11 (8.53%) Performance Optimisation
9 11 (8.53%) Proactive Monitoring
9 11 (8.53%) Runbook
9 11 (8.53%) Service Delivery Management
9 11 (8.53%) Service Design
9 11 (8.53%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 42 (32.56%) JavaScript
2 36 (27.91%) SQL
3 23 (17.83%) Python
4 21 (16.28%) Java
5 19 (14.73%) C#
6 13 (10.08%) T-SQL
7 12 (9.30%) C++
8 10 (7.75%) PowerShell
9 9 (6.98%) PHP
10 8 (6.20%) VBScript
11 6 (4.65%) ActionScript
11 6 (4.65%) ActionScript 3.0
11 6 (4.65%) C
11 6 (4.65%) Objective-C
12 5 (3.88%) Apple Swift
12 5 (3.88%) Scala
13 4 (3.10%) Perl
14 3 (2.33%) GLSL
15 2 (1.55%) Assembly Language
15 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (17.83%) Degree
2 15 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (10.08%) CCNA
3 13 (10.08%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (8.53%) ISEB
5 10 (7.75%) CCNP
6 8 (6.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (6.20%) MCITP
6 8 (6.20%) MCSA
6 8 (6.20%) MCSE
6 8 (6.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.10%) A+ Certification
8 3 (2.33%) PhD
8 3 (2.33%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.55%) HNC
9 2 (1.55%) HND
9 2 (1.55%) MCP
9 2 (1.55%) MCTS
9 2 (1.55%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.53%) GDPR
1 11 (8.53%) SLA
2 6 (4.65%) JTAG
3 3 (2.33%) MiFID
4 1 (0.78%) QA
4 1 (0.78%) Solvency II
System Software
1 31 (24.03%) Active Directory
2 20 (15.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (13.18%) vSphere
4 16 (12.40%) Firmware
5 13 (10.08%) XenApp
6 11 (8.53%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (6.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (8.53%) Ansible
2 11 (8.53%) Data Guard
3 10 (7.75%) SCCM
4 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.78%) EnCase
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.78%) SCOM
5 1 (0.78%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 46 (35.66%) Microsoft
2 29 (22.48%) VMware
3 20 (15.50%) Adobe
3 20 (15.50%) HP
4 17 (13.18%) Cisco
4 17 (13.18%) CommVault
5 16 (12.40%) EMC
6 13 (10.08%) Citrix
7 12 (9.30%) Oracle
8 11 (8.53%) Cadence
8 11 (8.53%) Red Hat
9 9 (6.98%) CA
9 9 (6.98%) FalconStor
9 9 (6.98%) McAfee
10 6 (4.65%) SAP
11 3 (2.33%) Apple
11 3 (2.33%) Nokia
11 3 (2.33%) Samsung
12 2 (1.55%) Google
13 1 (0.78%) Perforce