The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 126 123 121
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.15% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.27% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -6.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
ActionScript
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1162 1121 1222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.88% 55.72% 67.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 950 1094
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

ActionScript
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

ActionScript Salary Trend in Bristol

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Flash
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) Apache Flex
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (50.00%) Adobe
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) C++
4 4 (50.00%) OOP
4 4 (50.00%) Software Architecture
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (37.50%) UML
5 3 (37.50%) OOD
5 3 (37.50%) SOA
5 3 (37.50%) IBM
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (37.50%) Business Objects
5 3 (37.50%) Validation
5 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 2 (25.00%) Subversion
6 2 (25.00%) Git (software)

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Flash Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ActionScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Flash ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Flash
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) Apache Flex
4 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OOP
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (37.50%) OOD
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
2 3 (37.50%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) Go
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe
2 3 (37.50%) Business Objects
2 3 (37.50%) IBM