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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 290 306 274
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -32
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 13 33 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.27% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.51% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 53
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £35,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £90,000 £57,500
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
5463 6456 6628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.58% 52.25% 55.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4779 5559 5970
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £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
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 3 August 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 3 August 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%) JavaScript
2 17 (94.44%) HTML
3 16 (88.89%) HTML5
4 15 (83.33%) CSS
5 11 (61.11%) OO
5 11 (61.11%) CSS3
6 8 (44.44%) Flash
7 7 (38.89%) PHP
7 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (38.89%) Ruby
8 6 (33.33%) Games
8 6 (33.33%) jQuery
8 6 (33.33%) Java
8 6 (33.33%) Photoshop
8 6 (33.33%) Adobe
8 6 (33.33%) Open Source
9 5 (27.78%) ActionScript 3.0
9 5 (27.78%) REST
9 5 (27.78%) User Experience
9 5 (27.78%) Python
9 5 (27.78%) Perl
10 4 (22.22%) XML
10 4 (22.22%) Online Games
10 4 (22.22%) Mobile Games
10 4 (22.22%) Mobile Development
11 3 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (16.67%) MySQL
11 3 (16.67%) MVC
12 2 (11.11%) Advertising
12 2 (11.11%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 6 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.56%) InDesign
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
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 6 (33.33%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Web Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Games Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Mobile Games Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Flash ActionScript Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Flash Developer
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Flash Games Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Interactive Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Designer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 16 (88.89%) HTML5
3 15 (83.33%) CSS
4 11 (61.11%) CSS3
5 8 (44.44%) Flash
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (27.78%) REST
8 4 (22.22%) XML
9 2 (11.11%) JSON
9 2 (11.11%) Apache Flex
9 2 (11.11%) Adobe AIR
9 2 (11.11%) Stage3D
10 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (5.56%) Yii
10 1 (5.56%) YUI
10 1 (5.56%) .NET
10 1 (5.56%) PureMVC
10 1 (5.56%) XHTML
10 1 (5.56%) Robotlegs
10 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 4 (22.22%) Mobile Games
2 4 (22.22%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Android
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) OO
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Open Source
4 4 (22.22%) Mobile Development
5 3 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.56%) Kanban
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Analytics
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) BDD
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) Web Design
7 1 (5.56%) UML
7 1 (5.56%) OOP
7 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) PHP
2 7 (38.89%) Ruby
3 6 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) Perl
4 5 (27.78%) ActionScript 3.0
4 5 (27.78%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) EPiServer
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore