The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe Flash
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 233 216
Rank change year-on-year +7 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Flash 3 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.058% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.61% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 12
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +70.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2062 2138 2193
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 40.05% 34.25% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1794 1798 1995
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Flash
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Flash
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Flash in the West Midlands

Flash
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Warwickshire +9 2 - -
Coventry -4 1 £40,000 -1.84%
Flash
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Flash.

1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) Replication
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) IBM XIV
3 3 (50.00%) GPFS
3 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
3 3 (50.00%) SnapMirror
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp OnCommand
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) CommVault
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) NFS
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) NCSA
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (33.33%) Product Management
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Isilon
4 2 (33.33%) FCoE

Flash
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) FCoE
2 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) SAN Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Replication
2 4 (66.67%) IBM XIV
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Celerra
3 1 (16.67%) CLARiiON
3 1 (16.67%) CMDB
3 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) IEC 62304
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 26262
1 1 (16.67%) MISRA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) GPFS
2 2 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) NetApp OnCommand
1 3 (50.00%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) CommVault
2 3 (50.00%) NetApp
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) Isilon
4 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy