The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 110 105 106
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 24 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.03% 1.02% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.49% 2.22% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 4
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
ActionScript
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
964 992 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.53% 46.16% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 833 915 651
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

ActionScript Salary Histogram in Birmingham

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 29 (100.00%) HTML
2 27 (93.10%) CSS
2 27 (93.10%) MVC
3 26 (89.66%) Java
3 26 (89.66%) JavaScript
3 26 (89.66%) Git (software)
3 26 (89.66%) HTML5
4 25 (86.21%) XML
4 25 (86.21%) jQuery
5 24 (82.76%) JSON
5 24 (82.76%) Objective-C
5 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (82.76%) Android
5 24 (82.76%) Apple iOS
5 24 (82.76%) Android Development
5 24 (82.76%) iOS Development
6 23 (79.31%) Ajax
6 23 (79.31%) OOP
7 22 (75.86%) N-Tier
7 22 (75.86%) SOA
7 22 (75.86%) Blackberry
7 22 (75.86%) Windows
7 22 (75.86%) Ant
7 22 (75.86%) JIRA
7 22 (75.86%) Silverlight
7 22 (75.86%) Scrum
7 22 (75.86%) Mentoring
7 22 (75.86%) User Experience
7 22 (75.86%) Sencha
7 22 (75.86%) PhoneGap

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (10.34%) Apache
1 3 (10.34%) CMS
2 2 (6.90%) Joomla!
2 2 (6.90%) Drupal
2 2 (6.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (89.66%) Git (software)
2 22 (75.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 22 (75.86%) Ant
2 22 (75.86%) JIRA
3 3 (10.34%) Subversion
4 2 (6.90%) Xcode
General
1 20 (68.97%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Games
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
2 23 (79.31%) Applications Developer
3 22 (75.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 22 (75.86%) Mobile Developer
4 12 (41.38%) Senior Developer
5 11 (37.93%) Senior Applications Developer
5 11 (37.93%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (10.34%) iOS Developer
6 3 (10.34%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) HTML
2 27 (93.10%) CSS
3 26 (89.66%) HTML5
4 25 (86.21%) jQuery
4 25 (86.21%) XML
5 24 (82.76%) JSON
6 23 (79.31%) Ajax
7 22 (75.86%) Silverlight
7 22 (75.86%) PhoneGap
7 22 (75.86%) AngularJS
8 4 (13.79%) Web Services
9 3 (10.34%) LAMP
9 3 (10.34%) Flash
10 2 (6.90%) XHTML
10 2 (6.90%) SOAP
10 2 (6.90%) OAuth
10 2 (6.90%) Yii
10 2 (6.90%) REST
10 2 (6.90%) CSS3
11 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 22 (75.86%) N-Tier
1 22 (75.86%) Blackberry
1 22 (75.86%) Mobile App
1 22 (75.86%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) iPad
2 2 (6.90%) Animation
2 2 (6.90%) iPhone
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Android
1 24 (82.76%) Apple iOS
2 22 (75.86%) Windows 8
2 22 (75.86%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.45%) UNIX
4 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) MVC
2 24 (82.76%) Android Development
2 24 (82.76%) iOS Development
2 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (79.31%) OOP
4 22 (75.86%) SOA
4 22 (75.86%) Mentoring
4 22 (75.86%) Scrum
5 21 (72.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) Game Development
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) TDD
7 1 (3.45%) Content Management
7 1 (3.45%) Web Analytics
7 1 (3.45%) Web Development
7 1 (3.45%) Direct Marketing
7 1 (3.45%) Multivariate Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) Java
1 26 (89.66%) JavaScript
2 24 (82.76%) Objective-C
3 22 (75.86%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (13.79%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) C#
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) PHP5
6 1 (3.45%) PHP4
6 1 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) SC Cleared
1 22 (75.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Sencha
1 22 (75.86%) Appcelerator
2 4 (13.79%) Facebook
3 2 (6.90%) Twitter
3 2 (6.90%) Zend