The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript 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 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 311 277 272
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -5
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 12 45 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.38% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.69% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 43 66
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
ActionScript
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
5959 6526 7024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.14% 54.98% 54.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5189 5860 6565
Average salary £54,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ActionScript
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

ActionScript Salary Trend in the City of London

ActionScript
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ActionScript across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

ActionScript Salary Histogram in the City of London

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 49 (81.67%) HTML
2 38 (63.33%) JavaScript
2 38 (63.33%) HTML5
3 32 (53.33%) XML
4 28 (46.67%) Games
5 25 (41.67%) Flash
5 25 (41.67%) Linux
5 25 (41.67%) Java
6 24 (40.00%) CSS
6 24 (40.00%) Finance
7 20 (33.33%) C#
8 19 (31.67%) Android
9 17 (28.33%) ActionScript 3.0
9 17 (28.33%) Eclipse
10 16 (26.67%) Photoshop
10 16 (26.67%) Windows
11 15 (25.00%) Web Services
11 15 (25.00%) ISO 9001
11 15 (25.00%) SOA
11 15 (25.00%) Objective-C
11 15 (25.00%) PhoneGap
12 14 (23.33%) Splunk
12 14 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (23.33%) Perforce
12 14 (23.33%) Xcode
12 14 (23.33%) Introscope
12 14 (23.33%) Spring
12 14 (23.33%) EAI
12 14 (23.33%) UNIX
13 13 (21.67%) Apple iOS

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 10 (16.67%) Apache
2 5 (8.33%) CMS
3 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (6.67%) IIS
3 4 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.33%) Node.js
5 1 (1.67%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Photoshop
2 12 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.33%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (3.33%) Fireworks
3 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) IntelliMatch
1 4 (6.67%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 3 (5.00%) Kondor+
2 3 (5.00%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) HTTP
2 5 (8.33%) SSH
3 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) MySQL
2 3 (5.00%) Hyperion Smart View
3 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (28.33%) Eclipse
2 14 (23.33%) Xcode
2 14 (23.33%) Introscope
3 11 (18.33%) Subversion
4 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
5 8 (13.33%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (8.33%) FlexUnit
7 4 (6.67%) JUnit
8 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
9 2 (3.33%) JIRA
9 2 (3.33%) Axure RP
10 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.67%) Ant
10 1 (1.67%) Mocha
10 1 (1.67%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (1.67%) Redmine
10 1 (1.67%) Grunt
General
1 28 (46.67%) Games
2 24 (40.00%) Finance
3 8 (13.33%) Marketing
4 5 (8.33%) Banking
4 5 (8.33%) Advertising
5 4 (6.67%) Retail
6 3 (5.00%) Front Office
7 2 (3.33%) Publishing
8 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (48.33%) Developer
2 13 (21.67%) Designer
3 9 (15.00%) Consultant
4 8 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Java Consultant
5 6 (10.00%) Web Designer
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Leader
6 5 (8.33%) E-Learning Developer
6 5 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Flex Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Digital Designer
9 2 (3.33%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (3.33%) User Experience Designer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Flex Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (81.67%) HTML
2 38 (63.33%) HTML5
3 32 (53.33%) XML
4 25 (41.67%) Flash
5 24 (40.00%) CSS
6 15 (25.00%) Web Services
6 15 (25.00%) PhoneGap
7 14 (23.33%) Spring
8 13 (21.67%) Apache Flex
8 13 (21.67%) jQuery
9 10 (16.67%) J2EE
10 9 (15.00%) XHTML
11 8 (13.33%) CSS3
11 8 (13.33%) Ajax
12 7 (11.67%) Backbone.js
13 6 (10.00%) Sass
13 6 (10.00%) .NET
13 6 (10.00%) Java SE
14 5 (8.33%) SOAP
14 5 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (18.33%) E-Learning
2 11 (18.33%) Social Media
3 10 (16.67%) SCORM
4 9 (15.00%) User Experience
5 7 (11.67%) Mobile App
6 6 (10.00%) Graphic Design
7 5 (8.33%) W3C
7 5 (8.33%) Learning Management System
7 5 (8.33%) Kindle
8 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (6.67%) SWIFT
8 4 (6.67%) Client/Server
8 4 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (5.00%) STB
9 3 (5.00%) Equities
9 3 (5.00%) Contract for Difference
9 3 (5.00%) Spread Betting
10 2 (3.33%) Social Gaming
10 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (41.67%) Linux
2 19 (31.67%) Android
3 16 (26.67%) Windows
4 14 (23.33%) UNIX
5 13 (21.67%) Apple iOS
6 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (16.67%) Solaris
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) SOA
2 14 (23.33%) EAI
3 12 (20.00%) OOP
4 9 (15.00%) TDD
5 8 (13.33%) MVC
6 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.00%) Web Design
8 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.33%) Data Management
9 4 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (6.67%) Software Architecture
9 4 (6.67%) OO
9 4 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (5.00%) Validation
10 3 (5.00%) Migration
10 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (3.33%) Analytics
11 2 (3.33%) Time Management
11 2 (3.33%) Game Development
11 2 (3.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) JavaScript
2 25 (41.67%) Java
3 20 (33.33%) C#
4 17 (28.33%) ActionScript 3.0
5 15 (25.00%) Objective-C
6 11 (18.33%) PHP
7 6 (10.00%) ActionScript 2.0
8 5 (8.33%) C
8 5 (8.33%) Perl
8 5 (8.33%) PHP5
9 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
9 4 (6.67%) SQL
9 4 (6.67%) C++
10 3 (5.00%) Python
11 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) ISEB
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.33%) WCAG
3 1 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Splunk
1 14 (23.33%) Perforce
2 11 (18.33%) Adobe
3 5 (8.33%) Zend
4 4 (6.67%) Sun
4 4 (6.67%) IBM
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle
4 4 (6.67%) Sybase
4 4 (6.67%) Brady
5 3 (5.00%) DoubleClick
5 3 (5.00%) TIBCO
5 3 (5.00%) NCR
6 2 (3.33%) Google
7 1 (1.67%) Sencha
7 1 (1.67%) Appcelerator
7 1 (1.67%) Facebook
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