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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 289 322 301
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -21
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 2 3 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.021% 0.026% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.039% 0.049% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 22
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +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
5128 6067 6590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.22% 52.37% 55.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4475 5287 5945
Average salary £57,500 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.47% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Games
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe AIR
2 2 (66.67%) Online Games
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Stage3D
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Robotlegs
3 1 (33.33%) Parsley
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) FlexUnit
3 1 (33.33%) PureMVC
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Flex
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) FlexUnit
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Games Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Flash Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Games Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Flash Games Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Flash ActionScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe AIR
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Stage3D
3 1 (33.33%) Robotlegs
3 1 (33.33%) Parsley
3 1 (33.33%) PureMVC
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Flex
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Games
1 2 (66.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe