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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 305 329 302
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -27
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 3 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.040% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.055% 0.077% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 22
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
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
5485 6458 6644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.64% 52.16% 55.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4805 5551 5987
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 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 6 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Games
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Flash
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe
3 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Online Games
4 2 (33.33%) Adobe AIR
4 2 (33.33%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Stage3D
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Flex
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile Games
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) Google
5 1 (16.67%) Objective-C

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) FlexUnit
General
1 4 (66.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Games Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Flash Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Games Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Flash Games Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Flash ActionScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Interactive Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Flash
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Flex
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe AIR
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Stage3D
4 1 (16.67%) YUI
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) PureMVC
4 1 (16.67%) Yii
4 1 (16.67%) Robotlegs
4 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 1 (16.67%) Parsley
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile Games
1 2 (33.33%) Online Games
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Google