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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 291 302 281
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 11 25 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.21% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.41% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 45
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £90,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
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
5223 6171 6729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.26% 52.19% 56.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4569 5366 6081
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 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 September 2015.

ActionScript Salary Histogram in the City of London

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (94.44%) HTML5
3 16 (88.89%) CSS
4 13 (72.22%) OO
4 13 (72.22%) CSS3
5 8 (44.44%) Games
5 8 (44.44%) jQuery
5 8 (44.44%) Photoshop
6 7 (38.89%) XML
6 7 (38.89%) Mobile Games
6 7 (38.89%) Online Games
6 7 (38.89%) Mobile Development
7 6 (33.33%) Ruby
7 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (33.33%) MVC
7 6 (33.33%) Flash
7 6 (33.33%) PHP
8 5 (27.78%) Adobe
8 5 (27.78%) JSON
8 5 (27.78%) Open Source
9 4 (22.22%) Python
9 4 (22.22%) Perl
9 4 (22.22%) Java
9 4 (22.22%) REST
9 4 (22.22%) User Experience
10 3 (16.67%) MySQL
10 3 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
11 2 (11.11%) Android
11 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.56%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) FlexUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (44.44%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Games Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Mobile Games Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Flash Games Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Flash ActionScript Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Flash Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
2 17 (94.44%) HTML5
3 16 (88.89%) CSS
4 13 (72.22%) CSS3
5 8 (44.44%) jQuery
6 7 (38.89%) XML
7 6 (33.33%) Flash
8 5 (27.78%) JSON
9 4 (22.22%) REST
10 2 (11.11%) Stage3D
10 2 (11.11%) Adobe AIR
11 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (5.56%) PureMVC
11 1 (5.56%) Robotlegs
11 1 (5.56%) Parsley
11 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
11 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
11 1 (5.56%) .NET
11 1 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Mobile Games
1 7 (38.89%) Online Games
2 4 (22.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Android
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) OO
2 7 (38.89%) Mobile Development
3 6 (33.33%) MVC
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Open Source
5 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Kanban
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Web Design
6 1 (5.56%) UML
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) PHP
2 6 (33.33%) Ruby
3 4 (22.22%) Perl
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) EPiServer
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore