The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript 3.0 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 3.0 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 304 318 304
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 3 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.056% 0.35% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 16
Average salary £68,750 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
ActionScript 3.0
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
5314 6616 6459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.49% 52.55% 54.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4672 5728 5738
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

ActionScript 3.0
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript 3.0 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ActionScript 3.0
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 across the City of London region.

ActionScript 3.0 Salary Trend in the City of London

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing ActionScript 3.0 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 3.0.

1 11 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) Flash
3 9 (81.82%) Photoshop
3 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 9 (81.82%) ActionScript 2.0
3 9 (81.82%) HTML5
4 8 (72.73%) Adobe
5 6 (54.55%) Games
6 5 (45.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (45.45%) Adobe After Effects
6 5 (45.45%) Time Management
7 4 (36.36%) CSS3
7 4 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (36.36%) Analytics
7 4 (36.36%) DoubleClick
7 4 (36.36%) Google
7 4 (36.36%) Marketing
7 4 (36.36%) Video Editing
7 4 (36.36%) Interactive Media
7 4 (36.36%) InDesign
7 4 (36.36%) Google Analytics
7 4 (36.36%) XML
8 2 (18.18%) Java
9 1 (9.09%) Law
9 1 (9.09%) Fireworks
9 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 1 (9.09%) PHP
9 1 (9.09%) C#

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing ActionScript 3.0 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 3.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Photoshop
2 5 (45.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (45.45%) Adobe After Effects
3 4 (36.36%) InDesign
4 1 (9.09%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (54.55%) Games
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Interactive Media
3 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Designer
3 4 (36.36%) Interactive Designer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Flash Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) Flash
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
4 1 (9.09%) Yii
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Flex
4 1 (9.09%) YUI
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Video Editing
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Time Management
2 4 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (36.36%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 9 (81.82%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (18.18%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) C++
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Adobe
2 4 (36.36%) DoubleClick
2 4 (36.36%) Google