The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 837 732 530
Rank change year-on-year
-105 -202
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 74 187 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.19% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.38% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70 153 321
Average salary £47,500 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.29%
ActionScript
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49910 49064 51542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.71% 50.31% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 43555 42449 43724
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -34 46 £51,250 +20.58% 8
South East -26 18 £46,000 -23.33% 3
South West -16 7 £35,000 +13.82%
Yorkshire 0 3 £47,500 +14.45% 1
ActionScript
UK

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 128 (73.56%) JavaScript
2 101 (58.05%) HTML
3 99 (56.90%) CSS
4 91 (52.30%) Flash
5 70 (40.23%) ActionScript 3.0
6 67 (38.51%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (35.63%) HTML5
8 56 (32.18%) .NET
9 55 (31.61%) C#
10 52 (29.89%) Adobe
11 48 (27.59%) XML
12 46 (26.44%) jQuery
13 45 (25.86%) Games
14 42 (24.14%) SQL
14 42 (24.14%) TDD
14 42 (24.14%) Android
15 41 (23.56%) Apple iOS
15 41 (23.56%) CSS3
16 39 (22.41%) Apache Flex
16 39 (22.41%) Java
17 38 (21.84%) MVC
18 37 (21.26%) OOP
19 36 (20.69%) User Experience
20 33 (18.97%) ActionScript 2.0
20 33 (18.97%) Scrum
20 33 (18.97%) Degree
21 31 (17.82%) Photoshop
22 30 (17.24%) SQL Server
22 30 (17.24%) OO
22 30 (17.24%) QA

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (5.75%) Node.js
2 9 (5.17%) WebSphere
3 8 (4.60%) WordPress
4 7 (4.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (4.02%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.72%) CMS
7 3 (1.72%) Gentran
7 3 (1.72%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (17.82%) Photoshop
2 21 (12.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (4.60%) Fireworks
4 7 (4.02%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (2.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (1.72%) Maya
6 3 (1.72%) MS Excel
7 2 (1.15%) CINEMA 4D
7 2 (1.15%) MS Office
7 2 (1.15%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.57%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.57%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.57%) Swift 3D
Business Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Magento
1 2 (1.15%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.57%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.02%) SaaS
2 5 (2.87%) Dropbox
2 5 (2.87%) Google Drive
3 4 (2.30%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.72%) GitHub
5 1 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.47%) HTTP
2 5 (2.87%) HTTPS
2 5 (2.87%) SSL
3 4 (2.30%) SMTP
4 1 (0.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.34%) MySQL
3 9 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.02%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (4.02%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (4.02%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.30%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.30%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.72%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.15%) Hazelcast
7 2 (1.15%) MS Access
7 2 (1.15%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.57%) GIS
8 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (13.22%) Subversion
2 17 (9.77%) Selenium
3 14 (8.05%) Cucumber
3 14 (8.05%) JIRA
4 12 (6.90%) Git (software)
5 11 (6.32%) Grunt
5 11 (6.32%) TestNG
6 10 (5.75%) Flash Builder
6 10 (5.75%) WebDriver
7 9 (5.17%) JUnit
8 8 (4.60%) Fiddler
9 6 (3.45%) Axure RP
9 6 (3.45%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.30%) gulp
10 4 (2.30%) MSBuild
10 4 (2.30%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 3 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (1.72%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.72%) Maven
General
1 45 (25.86%) Games
2 16 (9.20%) Advertising
3 13 (7.47%) Marketing
4 5 (2.87%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.30%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.30%) Retail
6 3 (1.72%) Finance
7 2 (1.15%) Banking
7 2 (1.15%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Back Office
8 1 (0.57%) French Language
8 1 (0.57%) German Language
8 1 (0.57%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 126 (72.41%) Developer
2 33 (18.97%) JavaScript Developer
3 30 (17.24%) Flash Developer
4 25 (14.37%) Senior Developer
5 19 (10.92%) Games Developer
6 17 (9.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 14 (8.05%) Web Developer
8 13 (7.47%) Flash ActionScript Developer
8 13 (7.47%) HTML Developer
9 12 (6.90%) ActionScript Developer
10 10 (5.75%) Java Developer
10 10 (5.75%) Mobile Developer
10 10 (5.75%) PHP Developer
11 9 (5.17%) Senior PHP Developer
12 8 (4.60%) .NET Developer
12 8 (4.60%) Designer
12 8 (4.60%) Developer in Test
12 8 (4.60%) Java Engineer
12 8 (4.60%) Mobile Games Developer
13 7 (4.02%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (58.05%) HTML
2 99 (56.90%) CSS
3 91 (52.30%) Flash
4 62 (35.63%) HTML5
5 56 (32.18%) .NET
6 48 (27.59%) XML
7 46 (26.44%) jQuery
8 41 (23.56%) CSS3
9 39 (22.41%) Apache Flex
10 25 (14.37%) JSON
11 22 (12.64%) AngularJS
11 22 (12.64%) Web Services
12 18 (10.34%) .NET Framework
13 17 (9.77%) ASP.NET
14 16 (9.20%) REST
15 14 (8.05%) Ajax
16 13 (7.47%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (6.90%) Adobe AIR
18 11 (6.32%) XHTML
19 9 (5.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.69%) User Experience
2 19 (10.92%) Mobile App
3 14 (8.05%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.90%) Mobile Games
5 11 (6.32%) Online Games
6 10 (5.75%) Social Media
7 9 (5.17%) e-Learning
7 9 (5.17%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.87%) Animation
8 5 (2.87%) Graphic Design
8 5 (2.87%) SCORM
8 5 (2.87%) Social Gaming
9 4 (2.30%) BBC
9 4 (2.30%) Clustering
10 3 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.72%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.72%) Flash Games
10 3 (1.72%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.72%) Motion Graphics
10 3 (1.72%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 42 (24.14%) Android
2 41 (23.56%) Apple iOS
3 21 (12.07%) Windows
4 18 (10.34%) Linux
5 8 (4.60%) Windows Phone
6 6 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (38.51%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (24.14%) TDD
3 38 (21.84%) MVC
4 37 (21.26%) OOP
5 33 (18.97%) Scrum
6 30 (17.24%) OO
7 27 (15.52%) Front End Development
8 18 (10.34%) Android Development
8 18 (10.34%) BDD
9 16 (9.20%) iOS Development
9 16 (9.20%) Unit Testing
10 15 (8.62%) SDLC
11 14 (8.05%) Game Development
12 13 (7.47%) E-Commerce
12 13 (7.47%) Software Engineering
12 13 (7.47%) Test Automation
12 13 (7.47%) Test Scripting
13 12 (6.90%) Software Architecture
14 11 (6.32%) Mobile Development
14 11 (6.32%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 128 (73.56%) JavaScript
2 70 (40.23%) ActionScript 3.0
3 55 (31.61%) C#
4 42 (24.14%) SQL
5 39 (22.41%) Java
6 33 (18.97%) ActionScript 2.0
7 24 (13.79%) PHP
8 21 (12.07%) C++
9 11 (6.32%) Lua
10 10 (5.75%) Ruby
11 7 (4.02%) PHP 4
11 7 (4.02%) PHP 5
12 6 (3.45%) Python
12 6 (3.45%) TypeScript
12 6 (3.45%) VB.NET
13 5 (2.87%) CoffeeScript
13 5 (2.87%) ES6
13 5 (2.87%) Objective-C
13 5 (2.87%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (18.97%) Degree
2 5 (2.87%) ISEB
3 3 (1.72%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.57%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (17.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (29.89%) Adobe
2 19 (10.92%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.90%) Google
4 9 (5.17%) Facebook
4 9 (5.17%) Oracle
5 7 (4.02%) IBM
5 7 (4.02%) Twitter
6 4 (2.30%) Telerik
7 3 (1.72%) DoubleClick
8 2 (1.15%) Apple
8 2 (1.15%) ATG
8 2 (1.15%) HP
8 2 (1.15%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.15%) Omniture
8 2 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.15%) Sencha
8 2 (1.15%) Terracotta
8 2 (1.15%) Vertica
9 1 (0.57%) hybris
9 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
South West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum Bonus, games rooms, refreshments, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum bonus + pension + shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Creative Assembly Ltd
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Extreme Live Gaming
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum per year depending on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
greywood
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Creative Assembly Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago