The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript 2.0 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript 2.0 over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 297 304 305
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 7 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.069% 0.086% 0.092%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 10
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+84.61% -7.14%
ActionScript 2.0
London

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4999 5701 5731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.38% 54.18% 52.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4488 4950 5266
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

ActionScript 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ActionScript 2.0
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 across the City of London region.

ActionScript 2.0 Salary Trend in the City of London

ActionScript 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing ActionScript 2.0 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 2.0.

1 11 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) Photoshop
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) Flash
2 9 (81.82%) ActionScript 3.0
2 9 (81.82%) HTML5
3 8 (72.73%) Adobe
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 7 (63.64%) XML
5 6 (54.55%) Time Management
5 6 (54.55%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (45.45%) InDesign
6 5 (45.45%) DoubleClick
6 5 (45.45%) Marketing
6 5 (45.45%) Video Editing
6 5 (45.45%) Interactive Media
6 5 (45.45%) CSS3
7 4 (36.36%) Games
7 4 (36.36%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (27.27%) Google Analytics
8 3 (27.27%) Google
8 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (27.27%) Analytics
9 2 (18.18%) IntelliMatch
9 2 (18.18%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
9 2 (18.18%) SWIFT
9 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
9 2 (18.18%) Brady
9 2 (18.18%) Middleware

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing ActionScript 2.0 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 2.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Photoshop
2 6 (54.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (45.45%) InDesign
4 4 (36.36%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (9.09%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Google Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 2 (18.18%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (9.09%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (9.09%) Kondor+
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
1 5 (45.45%) Interactive Media
2 4 (36.36%) Games
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Designer
3 3 (27.27%) Interactive Designer
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Flash Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
1 9 (81.82%) Flash
1 9 (81.82%) HTML5
2 7 (63.64%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Video Editing
2 2 (18.18%) SWIFT
3 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (9.09%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Time Management
2 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 9 (81.82%) ActionScript 3.0
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Java
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Adobe
2 5 (45.45%) DoubleClick
3 3 (27.27%) Google
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Sybase
4 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) Sun
4 2 (18.18%) Brady
5 1 (9.09%) NCR
5 1 (9.09%) TIBCO