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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 299 295 269
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -26
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 5 44 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.048% 0.35% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.094% 0.66% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 38 56
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
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
5299 6619 6389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 50.73% 52.46% 53.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 5743 5673
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

ActionScript
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 17 (89.47%) HTML
1 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 16 (84.21%) CSS
2 16 (84.21%) HTML5
3 10 (52.63%) Java
4 9 (47.37%) Flash
4 9 (47.37%) ActionScript 3.0
4 9 (47.37%) CSS3
5 8 (42.11%) Games
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) Photoshop
6 7 (36.84%) OO
6 7 (36.84%) ActionScript 2.0
7 6 (31.58%) Open Source
7 6 (31.58%) User Experience
7 6 (31.58%) REST
7 6 (31.58%) Perl
7 6 (31.58%) Python
7 6 (31.58%) Adobe
7 6 (31.58%) Ruby
8 5 (26.32%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (21.05%) Analytics
9 4 (21.05%) Google
9 4 (21.05%) Google Analytics
10 3 (15.79%) Time Management
10 3 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (15.79%) XML
11 2 (10.53%) PHP
11 2 (10.53%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Photoshop
2 5 (26.32%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (15.79%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (10.53%) InDesign
5 1 (5.26%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Xcode
1 1 (5.26%) Introscope
1 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 8 (42.11%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Interactive Media
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Web Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Designer
4 4 (21.05%) Interactive Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior ActionScript Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Flash Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead PHP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Flex Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Flex Developer
6 1 (5.26%) ActionScript Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Games Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) HTML
2 16 (84.21%) CSS
2 16 (84.21%) HTML5
3 9 (47.37%) Flash
3 9 (47.37%) CSS3
4 6 (31.58%) REST
5 3 (15.79%) XML
6 2 (10.53%) Apache Flex
7 1 (5.26%) JSON
7 1 (5.26%) YUI
7 1 (5.26%) jQuery
7 1 (5.26%) Java EE
7 1 (5.26%) Spring
7 1 (5.26%) .NET
7 1 (5.26%) Web Services
7 1 (5.26%) PhoneGap
7 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.26%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Open Source
1 6 (31.58%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Video Editing
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (36.84%) OO
2 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 3 (15.79%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) EAI
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
4 1 (5.26%) OOP
4 1 (5.26%) Game Development
4 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 10 (52.63%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) ActionScript 3.0
4 7 (36.84%) ActionScript 2.0
5 6 (31.58%) Perl
5 6 (31.58%) Python
5 6 (31.58%) Ruby
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 2 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) CoffeeScript
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Adobe
2 4 (21.05%) Google
3 2 (10.53%) DoubleClick
4 1 (5.26%) Perforce
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Splunk
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Posted: 26 days ago