The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 117 - 118
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% - 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1133 1102 1319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.70% 66.79% 71.84%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1006 1153
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ActionScript
Cambridgeshire

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ActionScript across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

ActionScript Salary Histogram in Cambridge

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (85.71%) Adobe
2 8 (57.14%) Flash
2 8 (57.14%) Games
2 8 (57.14%) Lua
2 8 (57.14%) ActionScript 3.0
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
4 4 (28.57%) Graphic Design
4 4 (28.57%) Animation
4 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (28.57%) InDesign
4 4 (28.57%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (14.29%) Node.js
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) JUnit
6 1 (7.14%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) SAP
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Swing
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Subversion
6 1 (7.14%) Ajax
6 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (14.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (28.57%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) PhoneGap
1 1 (7.14%) QUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
1 1 (7.14%) Grunt
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (57.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) GUI Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Graphic Designer
3 4 (28.57%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Photoshop Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Flash
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) Swing
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) Modernizr
2 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
2 1 (7.14%) Sass
2 1 (7.14%) LESS
2 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (28.57%) Graphic Design
2 4 (28.57%) Animation
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) ERP
1 1 (7.14%) TDD
1 1 (7.14%) Web Development
1 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (7.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Lua
1 8 (57.14%) ActionScript 3.0
2 4 (28.57%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
2 1 (7.14%) Sencha