Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Flash
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1014 953 765
Rank change year-on-year -61 -188 -107
Permanent jobs citing Flash 168 233 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.32% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 119 129 426
UK median annual salary £46,056 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.14% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £26,150 £24,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,056 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +31.59% - -

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 71,411 72,214 79,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.61% 40.66% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 59,472 60,657 68,576
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Flash in the UK

Flash
Top 12 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 17 July 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 -34 163 £46,778 +16.95% 22
UK excluding London -7 99 £46,056 +31.59% 20
London -34 69 £55,000 - 5
East of England +36 35 £46,056 +31.59% 2
South East -4 28 £47,500 +35.71% 7
South West -4 14 £40,000 +23.08% 2
Midlands +22 11 £45,000 +12.50%
West Midlands +26 10 £45,000 +12.50%
North West +1 6 £43,000 +14.67% 2
North of England -2 6 £43,000 +14.67% 6
Scotland -35 5 £40,000 -5.88% 3
East Midlands -1 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 65 (38.69%) Microsoft
2 51 (30.36%) HTML
3 47 (27.98%) JavaScript
4 46 (27.38%) Windows
4 46 (27.38%) VMware
5 41 (24.40%) SAN
6 40 (23.81%) ITIL
6 40 (23.81%) Finance
7 38 (22.62%) Data Centre
8 37 (22.02%) VMware Infrastructure
9 36 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 35 (20.83%) HP
11 34 (20.24%) Problem-Solving
12 33 (19.64%) SQL
13 31 (18.45%) Python
14 29 (17.26%) Active Directory
15 28 (16.67%) Citrix
16 27 (16.07%) Cisco
17 26 (15.48%) CSS
17 26 (15.48%) HTML5
18 25 (14.88%) Adobe
19 24 (14.29%) EMC
20 23 (13.69%) SLA
20 23 (13.69%) C#
20 23 (13.69%) vSphere
21 22 (13.10%) Mentoring
21 22 (13.10%) Photoshop
21 22 (13.10%) Microsoft Office
22 21 (12.50%) CommVault
22 21 (12.50%) Service Delivery

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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.55%) CMS
3 9 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.17%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.38%) Drupal
5 4 (2.38%) Joomla!
5 4 (2.38%) WordPress
5 4 (2.38%) Zope
6 3 (1.79%) Apache
7 2 (1.19%) Moodle
Applications
1 22 (13.10%) Microsoft Office
1 22 (13.10%) Photoshop
2 19 (11.31%) Adobe Illustrator
2 19 (11.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (11.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (7.74%) InDesign
4 12 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (4.76%) Acrobat
5 8 (4.76%) Adobe After Effects
6 5 (2.98%) RoboHelp
7 4 (2.38%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (1.79%) 3ds Max
9 2 (1.19%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (1.19%) Edge Animate
9 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.60%) Maya
10 1 (0.60%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.52%) Office 365
2 6 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.38%) SaaS
4 3 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.79%) IaaS
4 3 (1.79%) PaaS
5 2 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.60%) GitHub
6 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.60%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 41 (24.40%) SAN
2 16 (9.52%) SMS
3 14 (8.33%) Firewall
3 14 (8.33%) Network Security
3 14 (8.33%) WAN
4 7 (4.17%) Skype
4 7 (4.17%) VoIP
5 6 (3.57%) DNS
6 5 (2.98%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (2.98%) NAS
6 5 (2.98%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (2.98%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.38%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.79%) FCoE
8 3 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (1.79%) iSCSI
8 3 (1.79%) VSAN
9 2 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.19%) Internet
10 1 (0.60%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 14 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 14 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (2.38%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
3 11 (6.55%) GDB
4 5 (2.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (2.38%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.19%) Axure RP
6 2 (1.19%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.19%) Subversion
7 1 (0.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.60%) Flash Builder
7 1 (0.60%) GNU Toolchain
7 1 (0.60%) JIRA
7 1 (0.60%) Redmine
7 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (23.81%) Finance
2 16 (9.52%) Marketing
3 11 (6.55%) Advertising
3 11 (6.55%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.17%) Retail
5 5 (2.98%) Games
5 5 (2.98%) Law
6 4 (2.38%) Electronics
6 4 (2.38%) Legal
6 4 (2.38%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.79%) Banking
8 2 (1.19%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Back Office
9 1 (0.60%) Billing
9 1 (0.60%) Front Office
9 1 (0.60%) iGaming
9 1 (0.60%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 33 (19.64%) Developer
2 21 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 19 (11.31%) Delivery Manager
4 16 (9.52%) Service Manager
4 16 (9.52%) Services Delivery Manager
5 15 (8.93%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 14 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 14 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 14 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
6 14 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 13 (7.74%) Designer
8 12 (7.14%) Firmware Engineer
9 11 (6.55%) VMware Engineer
10 10 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (5.95%) Cisco Engineer
10 10 (5.95%) Support Engineer
11 9 (5.36%) Analyst
11 9 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (30.36%) HTML
2 26 (15.48%) CSS
2 26 (15.48%) HTML5
3 19 (11.31%) .NET
4 18 (10.71%) Web Services
5 16 (9.52%) Apache Flex
6 15 (8.93%) ASP.NET
7 14 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 14 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (8.33%) Aurelia
7 14 (8.33%) Entity Framework
7 14 (8.33%) LINQ
7 14 (8.33%) NHibernate
8 12 (7.14%) XML
9 8 (4.76%) Middleware
10 7 (4.17%) Ajax
11 6 (3.57%) Django
12 5 (2.98%) CSS3
13 4 (2.38%) jQuery
13 4 (2.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 38 (22.62%) Data Centre
2 18 (10.71%) EMC VMAX
3 15 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.93%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (8.33%) Client/Server
5 11 (6.55%) ASIC
5 11 (6.55%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (6.55%) Management Information System
6 9 (5.36%) Graphic Design
7 8 (4.76%) Animation
7 8 (4.76%) Driving Licence
8 7 (4.17%) Derivative
9 6 (3.57%) Digital Media
9 6 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
9 6 (3.57%) Replication
9 6 (3.57%) Social Media
10 5 (2.98%) Algorithms
10 5 (2.98%) FlexPod
10 5 (2.98%) User Experience
10 5 (2.98%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 46 (27.38%) Windows
2 18 (10.71%) Windows Server
3 13 (7.74%) Windows XP
4 11 (6.55%) Linux
5 7 (4.17%) Windows 10
6 6 (3.57%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (2.38%) Android
7 4 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.38%) Solaris
8 3 (1.79%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.19%) Unix
10 1 (0.60%) CentOS
10 1 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.81%) ITIL
2 34 (20.24%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (13.10%) Mentoring
4 21 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 19 (11.31%) Business Development
5 19 (11.31%) Front End Development
6 18 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (10.12%) Service Design
7 17 (10.12%) Software Engineering
7 17 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
8 16 (9.52%) Contract Management
8 16 (9.52%) Critical Success Factor
8 16 (9.52%) Escalation Management
8 16 (9.52%) Financial Modelling
8 16 (9.52%) ITSM
8 16 (9.52%) Performance Management
8 16 (9.52%) Service Delivery Management
8 16 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 16 (9.52%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 47 (27.98%) JavaScript
2 33 (19.64%) SQL
3 31 (18.45%) Python
4 23 (13.69%) C#
5 20 (11.90%) C
6 15 (8.93%) C++
7 14 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 11 (6.55%) Java
8 11 (6.55%) Perl
9 9 (5.36%) PowerShell
9 9 (5.36%) VBScript
10 6 (3.57%) PHP
10 6 (3.57%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.98%) Scala
12 4 (2.38%) ActionScript
12 4 (2.38%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.79%) ActionScript 3.0
14 1 (0.60%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (12.50%) Degree
2 20 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (9.52%) ISEB
4 15 (8.93%) CCNA
4 15 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (7.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (7.14%) MCSA
7 9 (5.36%) CCNP
7 9 (5.36%) MCITP
7 9 (5.36%) MCSE
8 6 (3.57%) A+ Certification
8 6 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (3.57%) MCP
8 6 (3.57%) MCTS
8 6 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (2.98%) NCDA
10 3 (1.79%) PhD
10 3 (1.79%) VCAP
11 2 (1.19%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.69%) SLA
2 12 (7.14%) JTAG
3 8 (4.76%) GDPR
3 8 (4.76%) PMO
4 7 (4.17%) MiFID
5 4 (2.38%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (2.38%) EMIR
6 2 (1.19%) QA
7 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.60%) Solvency II
System Software
1 37 (22.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (17.26%) Active Directory
3 23 (13.69%) vSphere
4 17 (10.12%) XenApp
5 16 (9.52%) Firmware
6 10 (5.95%) Hyper-V
7 5 (2.98%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (2.38%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 3 (1.79%) NFS
9 3 (1.79%) SRDF
10 1 (0.60%) Docker
10 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (9.52%) SCCM
2 5 (2.98%) Ansible
2 5 (2.98%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.38%) Data Guard
3 4 (2.38%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (1.19%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 65 (38.69%) Microsoft
2 46 (27.38%) VMware
3 35 (20.83%) HP
4 28 (16.67%) Citrix
5 27 (16.07%) Cisco
6 25 (14.88%) Adobe
7 24 (14.29%) EMC
8 21 (12.50%) CommVault
9 16 (9.52%) Cadence
10 14 (8.33%) CA
10 14 (8.33%) FalconStor
10 14 (8.33%) McAfee
11 13 (7.74%) NetApp
11 13 (7.74%) Veeam
12 8 (4.76%) Oracle
13 7 (4.17%) SolarWinds
14 5 (2.98%) IBM
14 5 (2.98%) Red Hat
15 4 (2.38%) SAP
16 3 (1.79%) 3PAR