The first table below looks at the demand for ActionScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 119 114 108
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 8 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.40% 0.68% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% 1.43% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 5
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
778 980 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 39.10% 47.83% 46.18%
Number of salaries quoted 690 891 703
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ActionScript
West Midlands

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ActionScript across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ActionScript
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ActionScript across the Birmingham region.

ActionScript Salary Trend in Birmingham

ActionScript
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ActionScript across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

ActionScript Salary Histogram in Birmingham

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing ActionScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ActionScript.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) XML
4 8 (66.67%) MVC
4 8 (66.67%) jQuery
4 8 (66.67%) HTML5
5 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
5 7 (58.33%) Java
5 7 (58.33%) PHP
6 6 (50.00%) MySQL
6 6 (50.00%) Ajax
7 5 (41.67%) Subversion
7 5 (41.67%) OOP
7 5 (41.67%) Apache
7 5 (41.67%) Flash
7 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
7 5 (41.67%) SOA
7 5 (41.67%) ActionScript 3.0
7 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
8 4 (33.33%) Android Development
8 4 (33.33%) iOS Development
8 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
8 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
8 4 (33.33%) Sencha
8 4 (33.33%) PhoneGap
8 4 (33.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (33.33%) Appcelerator
8 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing ActionScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ActionScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) Apache
2 4 (33.33%) CMS
3 3 (25.00%) Joomla!
3 3 (25.00%) Drupal
3 3 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) Subversion
3 4 (33.33%) PhoneGap
3 4 (33.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (33.33%) Ant
3 4 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Applications Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Flash Programmer
6 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (8.33%) ActionScript Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Flash Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Programmer
6 1 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (8.33%) ActionScript Programmer
6 1 (8.33%) Flash ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) XML
3 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 8 (66.67%) HTML5
4 6 (50.00%) Ajax
5 5 (41.67%) Flash
6 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 4 (33.33%) Web Services
6 4 (33.33%) LAMP
6 4 (33.33%) Silverlight
6 4 (33.33%) JSON
7 3 (25.00%) SOAP
7 3 (25.00%) XHTML
7 3 (25.00%) Yii
7 3 (25.00%) REST
7 3 (25.00%) CSS3
8 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 4 (33.33%) Android
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) OOP
2 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (41.67%) SOA
3 4 (33.33%) Android Development
3 4 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Multivariate Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) PHP
3 5 (41.67%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (33.33%) Objective-C
5 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 2 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) PHP5
6 1 (8.33%) PHP4
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
6 1 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (8.33%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Sencha
1 4 (33.33%) Appcelerator
2 3 (25.00%) Zend
2 3 (25.00%) Facebook
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe