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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 306 277 266
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -11
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 25 50 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.41% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.74% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 21 46 63
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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
6223 6760 7239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.23% 55.80% 55.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5390 6105 6747
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 56 (81.16%) HTML
2 43 (62.32%) JavaScript
2 43 (62.32%) HTML5
3 32 (46.38%) Games
3 32 (46.38%) XML
4 31 (44.93%) Flash
5 28 (40.58%) Finance
6 27 (39.13%) Java
7 26 (37.68%) Linux
7 26 (37.68%) CSS
8 23 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
9 22 (31.88%) Android
9 22 (31.88%) C#
10 18 (26.09%) Eclipse
11 17 (24.64%) ISO 9001
11 17 (24.64%) SOA
11 17 (24.64%) Web Services
11 17 (24.64%) Photoshop
11 17 (24.64%) Windows
11 17 (24.64%) Objective-C
11 17 (24.64%) Spring
11 17 (24.64%) Apache Flex
11 17 (24.64%) PhoneGap
12 16 (23.19%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (23.19%) Splunk
12 16 (23.19%) Xcode
12 16 (23.19%) Perforce
12 16 (23.19%) Introscope
12 16 (23.19%) OOP
12 16 (23.19%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (11.59%) Apache
2 5 (7.25%) CMS
3 3 (4.35%) Node.js
4 2 (2.90%) Facebook Platform
4 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.90%) IIS
5 1 (1.45%) Drupal
5 1 (1.45%) WordPress
5 1 (1.45%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 17 (24.64%) Photoshop
2 13 (18.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.35%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (2.90%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.90%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) HiPortfolio
1 2 (2.90%) Kondor+
1 2 (2.90%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
1 2 (2.90%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) SSH
2 4 (5.80%) HTTP
3 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) MySQL
2 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.90%) Hyperion Smart View
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (26.09%) Eclipse
2 16 (23.19%) Xcode
2 16 (23.19%) Introscope
3 10 (14.49%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.49%) Subversion
4 8 (11.59%) FlexUnit
5 7 (10.14%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (5.80%) JUnit
7 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.90%) JIRA
8 2 (2.90%) Axure RP
9 1 (1.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (1.45%) Redmine
9 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.45%) JsTestDriver
9 1 (1.45%) Grunt
9 1 (1.45%) Flash Builder
9 1 (1.45%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.45%) JSUnit
9 1 (1.45%) Mocha
General
1 32 (46.38%) Games
2 28 (40.58%) Finance
3 9 (13.04%) Marketing
4 6 (8.70%) Advertising
5 4 (5.80%) Retail
6 3 (4.35%) Banking
6 3 (4.35%) Publishing
6 3 (4.35%) Front Office
7 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (49.28%) Developer
2 15 (21.74%) Designer
3 11 (15.94%) Consultant
4 10 (14.49%) Java Consultant
5 8 (11.59%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Flex Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Web Designer
6 6 (8.70%) PHP Developer
7 5 (7.25%) E-Learning Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Technical Leader
7 5 (7.25%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Designer
8 4 (5.80%) Flash Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Games Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Digital Designer
10 2 (2.90%) Front-End Web Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Flex Developer
10 2 (2.90%) CSS Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (81.16%) HTML
2 43 (62.32%) HTML5
3 32 (46.38%) XML
4 31 (44.93%) Flash
5 26 (37.68%) CSS
6 17 (24.64%) Web Services
6 17 (24.64%) Spring
6 17 (24.64%) PhoneGap
6 17 (24.64%) Apache Flex
7 14 (20.29%) jQuery
8 12 (17.39%) J2EE
9 11 (15.94%) CSS3
10 9 (13.04%) XHTML
11 8 (11.59%) Ajax
11 8 (11.59%) Backbone.js
12 7 (10.14%) Java SE
13 6 (8.70%) .NET
13 6 (8.70%) Sass
13 6 (8.70%) JSON
14 5 (7.25%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (21.74%) Social Media
3 11 (15.94%) E-Learning
4 10 (14.49%) SCORM
5 8 (11.59%) Mobile App
6 6 (8.70%) Graphic Design
7 5 (7.25%) Contract for Difference
7 5 (7.25%) Spread Betting
7 5 (7.25%) Learning Management System
7 5 (7.25%) Equities
7 5 (7.25%) W3C
7 5 (7.25%) Kindle
8 4 (5.80%) Client/Server
9 3 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
9 3 (4.35%) Animation
9 3 (4.35%) Social Gaming
10 2 (2.90%) SWIFT
10 2 (2.90%) Flash Games
10 2 (2.90%) STB
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.68%) Linux
2 22 (31.88%) Android
3 17 (24.64%) Windows
4 16 (23.19%) UNIX
5 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (20.29%) Apple iOS
6 12 (17.39%) Solaris
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) SOA
2 16 (23.19%) OOP
2 16 (23.19%) EAI
3 11 (15.94%) TDD
4 9 (13.04%) MVC
5 7 (10.14%) Data Management
5 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.70%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (8.70%) Software Architecture
6 6 (8.70%) Web Design
7 5 (7.25%) OO
8 3 (4.35%) Migration
8 3 (4.35%) Content Management
8 3 (4.35%) Game Development
8 3 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.35%) Time Management
9 2 (2.90%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (2.90%) Web Development
9 2 (2.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (2.90%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 43 (62.32%) JavaScript
2 27 (39.13%) Java
3 23 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
4 22 (31.88%) C#
5 17 (24.64%) Objective-C
6 13 (18.84%) PHP
7 8 (11.59%) C
8 5 (7.25%) C++
8 5 (7.25%) ActionScript 2.0
8 5 (7.25%) PHP5
9 4 (5.80%) Python
10 3 (4.35%) SQL
10 3 (4.35%) Perl
11 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) ISEB
2 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (24.64%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.90%) WCAG
2 2 (2.90%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Perforce
1 16 (23.19%) Splunk
2 13 (18.84%) Adobe
3 5 (7.25%) Zend
4 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.35%) DoubleClick
5 3 (4.35%) Facebook
6 2 (2.90%) Google
6 2 (2.90%) Sun
6 2 (2.90%) NCR
6 2 (2.90%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.90%) Brady
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle
6 2 (2.90%) Sybase
6 2 (2.90%) IBM
7 1 (1.45%) Sencha
7 1 (1.45%) Twitter
7 1 (1.45%) Appcelerator
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