The first table below looks at the demand for ActionScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 625 487 405
Rank change year-on-year
-138 -82
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 270 397 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.39% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.74% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 225 346 573
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56598 53754 60376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.81% 52.83% 54.27%
Number of salaries quoted 48459 46536 53461
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ActionScript
UK

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in England

ActionScript
Salary Trend in England

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

ActionScript Salary Trend in England

ActionScript
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ActionScript across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

ActionScript Salary Histogram in England

ActionScript
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -53 160 £45,000 -10.00% 15
South East +5 45 £32,500 - 3
West Midlands -4 25 £36,250 +27.19%
Yorkshire -60 18 £24,000 -26.15% 2
East Midlands -10 8 £37,500 -6.25% 1
South West -17 8 £29,000 -4.91%
East of England -24 3 £40,000 +33.33%
North West -41 3 £25,000 -28.57% 2
ActionScript
UK

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 419 (69.14%) HTML
2 406 (67.00%) Flash
3 372 (61.39%) JavaScript
4 330 (54.46%) CSS
5 313 (51.65%) ActionScript 3.0
6 240 (39.60%) HTML5
7 192 (31.68%) PHP
8 179 (29.54%) Adobe
9 161 (26.57%) Games
10 159 (26.24%) OO
11 154 (25.41%) Java
12 145 (23.93%) jQuery
13 143 (23.60%) Photoshop
14 141 (23.27%) XML
15 132 (21.78%) OOP
16 127 (20.96%) CSS3
17 122 (20.13%) ActionScript 2.0
18 111 (18.32%) Apache Flex
19 107 (17.66%) Android
20 106 (17.49%) Git (software)
21 104 (17.16%) MVC
21 104 (17.16%) TDD
22 103 (17.00%) MySQL
23 96 (15.84%) Linux
24 83 (13.70%) Marketing
25 78 (12.87%) Adobe Illustrator
26 75 (12.38%) Advertising
26 75 (12.38%) SQL
26 75 (12.38%) E-Commerce
26 75 (12.38%) QA

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 54 (8.91%) WordPress
2 47 (7.76%) CMS
3 31 (5.12%) Apache
4 30 (4.95%) Node.js
5 26 (4.29%) Drupal
6 15 (2.48%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.82%) Umbraco
8 10 (1.65%) LiveCycle
9 8 (1.32%) ExpressionEngine
10 6 (0.99%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.99%) Joomla!
10 6 (0.99%) Gentran
10 6 (0.99%) SilverStripe
11 5 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.83%) IIS
12 4 (0.66%) Moodle
13 3 (0.50%) Facebook Platform
14 2 (0.33%) Adobe CQ
14 2 (0.33%) nginx
14 2 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 143 (23.60%) Photoshop
2 78 (12.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 38 (6.27%) Adobe After Effects
4 18 (2.97%) Fireworks
5 17 (2.81%) InDesign
6 7 (1.16%) MS Excel
7 3 (0.50%) MS Office
7 3 (0.50%) Maya
8 2 (0.33%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.33%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.33%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.17%) Swift 3D
9 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 16 (2.64%) Magento
2 5 (0.83%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 5 (0.83%) IntelliMatch
2 5 (0.83%) HiPortfolio
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.33%) Kondor+
4 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.17%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.17%) Sophis RISQUE
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.66%) SaaS
2 3 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.33%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.27%) Internet
2 20 (3.30%) HTTP
3 19 (3.14%) FTP
4 18 (2.97%) SSL
5 15 (2.48%) Intranet
5 15 (2.48%) TCP/IP
6 13 (2.15%) SSH
7 8 (1.32%) Extranet
7 8 (1.32%) DNS
8 7 (1.16%) SMS
9 4 (0.66%) ISDN
9 4 (0.66%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.33%) DHCP
11 1 (0.17%) LDAP
11 1 (0.17%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (17.00%) MySQL
2 24 (3.96%) SQL Server
3 20 (3.30%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.15%) RDBMS
5 10 (1.65%) Big Data
6 9 (1.49%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.49%) SQLite
7 8 (1.32%) OLTP
7 8 (1.32%) Informix
8 6 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (0.99%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.66%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.50%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.50%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.50%) Impala
10 3 (0.50%) HBase
10 3 (0.50%) Neo4j
10 3 (0.50%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 106 (17.49%) Git (software)
2 70 (11.55%) Subversion
3 45 (7.43%) PhoneGap
4 43 (7.10%) JUnit
5 37 (6.11%) Dreamweaver
6 29 (4.79%) Eclipse
6 29 (4.79%) Behat
7 28 (4.62%) Grunt
8 27 (4.46%) Maven
9 26 (4.29%) Jenkins
10 25 (4.13%) Xcode
11 23 (3.80%) Ant
12 21 (3.47%) Introscope
13 20 (3.30%) FlexUnit
14 18 (2.97%) Selenium
15 17 (2.81%) TestNG
15 17 (2.81%) WebDriver
15 17 (2.81%) Cucumber
16 15 (2.48%) PHPUnit
16 15 (2.48%) Mocha
General
1 161 (26.57%) Games
2 83 (13.70%) Marketing
3 75 (12.38%) Advertising
4 65 (10.73%) Finance
5 30 (4.95%) Manufacturing
6 20 (3.30%) Retail
7 19 (3.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 13 (2.15%) Multimedia
9 12 (1.98%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.49%) Automotive
10 9 (1.49%) Banking
11 8 (1.32%) Front Office
11 8 (1.32%) Billing
12 5 (0.83%) Publishing
13 3 (0.50%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.50%) Back Office
13 3 (0.50%) Law
14 2 (0.33%) Electronics
15 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 457 (75.41%) Developer
2 81 (13.37%) Flash Developer
3 69 (11.39%) Designer
4 68 (11.22%) PHP Developer
5 65 (10.73%) Front-End Developer
6 57 (9.41%) ActionScript Developer
7 51 (8.42%) Web Developer
8 47 (7.76%) Senior Developer
9 41 (6.77%) Flex Developer
10 38 (6.27%) Consultant
11 32 (5.28%) Junior
12 29 (4.79%) Junior Developer
12 29 (4.79%) UI Developer
12 29 (4.79%) UI Programmer
13 25 (4.13%) JavaScript Developer
14 24 (3.96%) Java Developer
15 22 (3.63%) Senior Consultant
16 21 (3.47%) Graduate
16 21 (3.47%) Web Designer
17 20 (3.30%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 419 (69.14%) HTML
2 406 (67.00%) Flash
3 330 (54.46%) CSS
4 240 (39.60%) HTML5
5 145 (23.93%) jQuery
6 141 (23.27%) XML
7 127 (20.96%) CSS3
8 111 (18.32%) Apache Flex
9 69 (11.39%) Web Services
10 63 (10.40%) .NET
11 62 (10.23%) Ajax
11 62 (10.23%) Backbone.js
12 58 (9.57%) XHTML
13 55 (9.08%) REST
14 53 (8.75%) JSON
15 51 (8.42%) LESS
16 48 (7.92%) Spring
17 37 (6.11%) Sass
18 29 (4.79%) SOAP
19 27 (4.46%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.23%) Social Media
2 58 (9.57%) Animation
3 46 (7.59%) Mobile App
4 35 (5.78%) Digital Media
5 31 (5.12%) iPad
6 29 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (4.29%) Social Gaming
7 26 (4.29%) Computer Science
8 25 (4.13%) iPhone
9 23 (3.80%) E-Learning
10 18 (2.97%) Graphic Design
10 18 (2.97%) Open Source
11 17 (2.81%) RIA
11 17 (2.81%) Online Games
12 15 (2.48%) Video Editing
12 15 (2.48%) SCORM
13 14 (2.31%) W3C
14 13 (2.15%) Equities
14 13 (2.15%) Mobile Games
15 11 (1.82%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 107 (17.66%) Android
2 96 (15.84%) Linux
3 62 (10.23%) Windows
3 62 (10.23%) Apple iOS
4 37 (6.11%) UNIX
5 21 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (2.81%) Solaris
7 9 (1.49%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.66%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.66%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.50%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.33%) HPUX
11 1 (0.17%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.17%) OS/400
11 1 (0.17%) SUSE
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (26.24%) OO
2 132 (21.78%) OOP
3 104 (17.16%) MVC
3 104 (17.16%) TDD
4 75 (12.38%) E-Commerce
5 69 (11.39%) Scrum
6 59 (9.74%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (8.75%) Software Engineering
8 44 (7.26%) Unit Testing
9 41 (6.77%) Game Development
10 31 (5.12%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (5.12%) SOA
11 30 (4.95%) Project Management
11 30 (4.95%) Kanban
11 30 (4.95%) BDD
12 25 (4.13%) Web Design
13 23 (3.80%) Web Development
13 23 (3.80%) Responsive Web Design
13 23 (3.80%) Analytics
14 22 (3.63%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 372 (61.39%) JavaScript
2 313 (51.65%) ActionScript 3.0
3 192 (31.68%) PHP
4 154 (25.41%) Java
5 122 (20.13%) ActionScript 2.0
6 75 (12.38%) SQL
7 66 (10.89%) C#
8 59 (9.74%) Python
9 54 (8.91%) Objective-C
10 40 (6.60%) Lua
10 40 (6.60%) C++
11 19 (3.14%) PHP5
12 18 (2.97%) C
13 16 (2.64%) Shell Script
14 14 (2.31%) Perl
15 12 (1.98%) PowerHouse
16 11 (1.82%) Ruby
17 9 (1.49%) VBScript
18 8 (1.32%) Tcl
19 7 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (10.07%) Degree
2 4 (0.66%) SC Cleared
2 4 (0.66%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (12.38%) QA
2 21 (3.47%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.49%) SLA
4 3 (0.50%) WCAG
5 1 (0.17%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (0.33%) Puppet
1 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.17%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 179 (29.54%) Adobe
2 71 (11.72%) Facebook
3 38 (6.27%) DoubleClick
4 36 (5.94%) Zend
5 22 (3.63%) Oracle
6 21 (3.47%) Perforce
6 21 (3.47%) Splunk
7 16 (2.64%) Microsoft
8 11 (1.82%) Twitter
8 11 (1.82%) EPiServer
9 10 (1.65%) Rackspace
9 10 (1.65%) Google
10 9 (1.49%) Sencha
11 8 (1.32%) IBM
11 8 (1.32%) SAP
12 5 (0.83%) Sybase
12 5 (0.83%) Brady
13 4 (0.66%) Appcelerator
13 4 (0.66%) Macromedia
14 3 (0.50%) Apple
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