The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 114 116 116
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.057% 0.13% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.091% 0.19% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
ActionScript
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1094 1054 1443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 61.88% 67.31% 71.29%
Number of salaries quoted 891 943 1308
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

ActionScript
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

ActionScript Salary Trend in Cambridge

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (80.00%) Adobe
2 6 (60.00%) Flash
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Graphic Design
4 4 (40.00%) Animation
4 4 (40.00%) Games
4 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (40.00%) InDesign
4 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
4 4 (40.00%) Lua
4 4 (40.00%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (40.00%) ActionScript 2.0
5 3 (30.00%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) Node.js
7 1 (10.00%) CSS3
7 1 (10.00%) Modernizr
7 1 (10.00%) PhoneGap
7 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (10.00%) QUnit
7 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
7 1 (10.00%) Sass
7 1 (10.00%) LESS
7 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
7 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (10.00%) Grunt
7 1 (10.00%) User Experience

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (20.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (40.00%) InDesign
1 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) QUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (10.00%) Grunt
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Graphic Designer
2 4 (40.00%) GUI Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Photoshop Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Flash
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) Modernizr
2 1 (10.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (10.00%) Sass
2 1 (10.00%) LESS
2 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Swing
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Graphic Design
1 4 (40.00%) Animation
2 3 (30.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (10.00%) System Testing
1 1 (10.00%) ERP
1 1 (10.00%) TDD
1 1 (10.00%) Web Development
1 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Lua
1 4 (40.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 4 (40.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Sencha
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards