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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 681 688 501
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -187
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 186 202 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.19% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.37% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 140 183 351
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
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
52488 55173 53081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.59% 51.11% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 45395 46742 46066
Average salary £45,000 £43,375 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.74% +2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 -10 84 £45,000 - 3
South East +38 59 £70,000 +122.22% 1
South West -2 13 £37,500 +45.63% 2
West Midlands -10 10 £25,000 -58.33% 4
East of England +16 8 £35,000 +9.37% 1
North West +1 5 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Yorkshire -8 5 £32,500 +32.65% 1
East Midlands +11 2 £55,000 +62.96%
ActionScript
UK

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

1 264 (62.41%) JavaScript
2 247 (58.39%) HTML
3 238 (56.26%) Flash
4 209 (49.41%) CSS
5 192 (45.39%) jQuery
6 161 (38.06%) ActionScript 3.0
6 161 (38.06%) HTML5
7 156 (36.88%) MVC
8 141 (33.33%) XML
9 137 (32.39%) SQL
10 125 (29.55%) ActionScript 2.0
11 117 (27.66%) C#
12 116 (27.42%) .NET
13 105 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
14 99 (23.40%) Microsoft
15 97 (22.93%) Games
15 97 (22.93%) Java
16 87 (20.57%) SQL Server
17 77 (18.20%) Degree
18 76 (17.97%) SharePoint
19 73 (17.26%) JSON
20 72 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
20 72 (17.02%) Adobe
21 68 (16.08%) Web Development
22 67 (15.84%) OO
23 66 (15.60%) HTTP
24 63 (14.89%) EDIFACT
24 63 (14.89%) EDI
24 63 (14.89%) .NET Framework
24 63 (14.89%) Backbone.js

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 76 (17.97%) SharePoint
2 62 (14.66%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (3.31%) CMS
3 14 (3.31%) WordPress
4 11 (2.60%) Drupal
5 9 (2.13%) Node.js
6 8 (1.89%) Facebook Platform
7 7 (1.65%) Confluence
8 5 (1.18%) GlassFish
8 5 (1.18%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.18%) Apache
9 4 (0.95%) Gentran
10 3 (0.71%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.71%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.71%) Moodle
11 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.47%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.24%) IIS
Applications
1 62 (14.66%) Photoshop
2 51 (12.06%) Adobe After Effects
3 36 (8.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 28 (6.62%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (2.13%) Maya
6 7 (1.65%) MS Excel
6 7 (1.65%) MS Visio
7 5 (1.18%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (0.71%) 3ds Max
9 2 (0.47%) InDesign
9 2 (0.47%) MS Office
10 1 (0.24%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.24%) Edge Animate
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 55 (13.00%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (11.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.65%) SaaS
4 4 (0.95%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 66 (15.60%) HTTP
2 61 (14.42%) SMTP
3 6 (1.42%) Internet
4 5 (1.18%) DNS
5 4 (0.95%) FTP
5 4 (0.95%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (20.57%) SQL Server
2 72 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (9.22%) MySQL
4 28 (6.62%) MongoDB
5 17 (4.02%) Neo4j
6 15 (3.55%) Hazelcast
7 12 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (2.60%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.42%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.95%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.95%) Big Data
11 2 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.47%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 48 (11.35%) Git (software)
2 29 (6.86%) Subversion
3 28 (6.62%) Selenium
4 25 (5.91%) Cucumber
5 24 (5.67%) Maven
6 18 (4.26%) TestNG
7 17 (4.02%) WebDriver
7 17 (4.02%) JUnit
7 17 (4.02%) Liquibase
8 16 (3.78%) Jasmine
9 13 (3.07%) Grunt
9 13 (3.07%) Eclipse
10 11 (2.60%) IntelliJ
11 10 (2.36%) JIRA
12 9 (2.13%) FlexUnit
12 9 (2.13%) Bower
13 8 (1.89%) Ant
14 6 (1.42%) Artifactory
14 6 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 97 (22.93%) Games
2 54 (12.77%) Retail
3 48 (11.35%) French Language
4 34 (8.04%) Advertising
5 31 (7.33%) Finance
6 27 (6.38%) Marketing
7 18 (4.26%) Multimedia
8 10 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.89%) Music Industry
10 7 (1.65%) Publishing
11 5 (1.18%) Telecoms
11 5 (1.18%) Banking
12 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.47%) Military
13 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 298 (70.45%) Developer
2 71 (16.78%) Front-End Developer
3 61 (14.42%) BizTalk Developer
4 52 (12.29%) Designer
5 49 (11.58%) Senior Developer
6 31 (7.33%) Java Developer
7 30 (7.09%) Flash Developer
8 28 (6.62%) Web Developer
8 28 (6.62%) Digital Designer
9 27 (6.38%) Games Developer
10 25 (5.91%) ActionScript Developer
11 21 (4.96%) Flash ActionScript Developer
11 21 (4.96%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 18 (4.26%) Analyst
13 15 (3.55%) Tester
13 15 (3.55%) Web Designer
14 12 (2.84%) Software Developer
14 12 (2.84%) JavaScript Developer
14 12 (2.84%) PHP Developer
15 11 (2.60%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (58.39%) HTML
2 238 (56.26%) Flash
3 209 (49.41%) CSS
4 192 (45.39%) jQuery
5 161 (38.06%) HTML5
6 141 (33.33%) XML
7 116 (27.42%) .NET
8 73 (17.26%) JSON
9 63 (14.89%) Backbone.js
9 63 (14.89%) EDI
9 63 (14.89%) EDIFACT
9 63 (14.89%) .NET Framework
10 62 (14.66%) WCF
11 61 (14.42%) Entity Framework
11 61 (14.42%) JMS
12 59 (13.95%) CSS3
13 50 (11.82%) HTML5 Canvas
14 49 (11.58%) Browserify
15 40 (9.46%) Ajax
16 38 (8.98%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 61 (14.42%) Clustering
2 45 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 42 (9.93%) User Experience
4 36 (8.51%) Mobile App
5 26 (6.15%) Digital Media
6 23 (5.44%) Graphic Design
7 22 (5.20%) Animation
8 20 (4.73%) Mobile Games
8 20 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (4.02%) Online Games
9 17 (4.02%) Public Cloud
10 15 (3.55%) Algorithms
10 15 (3.55%) Social Gaming
11 12 (2.84%) Social Media
11 12 (2.84%) E-Learning
12 11 (2.60%) Replication
12 11 (2.60%) N-Tier
13 8 (1.89%) Video Editing
14 6 (1.42%) Social Network
15 5 (1.18%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 54 (12.77%) Android
2 53 (12.53%) Windows
2 53 (12.53%) Apple iOS
3 49 (11.58%) Linux
4 18 (4.26%) Windows Mobile
5 14 (3.31%) UNIX
6 6 (1.42%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.24%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (36.88%) MVC
2 105 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (16.08%) Web Development
4 67 (15.84%) OO
5 61 (14.42%) Load Balancing
6 58 (13.71%) Scrum
7 45 (10.64%) DNA
8 32 (7.57%) Responsive Web Design
9 31 (7.33%) TDD
10 25 (5.91%) Web Design
10 25 (5.91%) OOP
10 25 (5.91%) SDLC
11 21 (4.96%) Software Engineering
12 19 (4.49%) Test Automation
13 18 (4.26%) Game Development
14 16 (3.78%) Unit Testing
15 15 (3.55%) Android Development
15 15 (3.55%) iOS Development
16 14 (3.31%) Software Testing
17 13 (3.07%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 264 (62.41%) JavaScript
2 161 (38.06%) ActionScript 3.0
3 137 (32.39%) SQL
4 125 (29.55%) ActionScript 2.0
5 117 (27.66%) C#
6 97 (22.93%) Java
7 50 (11.82%) PHP
8 27 (6.38%) Lua
9 23 (5.44%) Ruby
10 22 (5.20%) Perl
11 20 (4.73%) C++
12 18 (4.26%) Python
13 13 (3.07%) Objective-C
14 10 (2.36%) XPath
15 6 (1.42%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.18%) PHP5
17 3 (0.71%) C
17 3 (0.71%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.47%) VB
18 2 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 77 (18.20%) Degree
2 12 (2.84%) ISEB
3 8 (1.89%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.24%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.26%) QA
2 4 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.47%) Puppet
2 2 (0.47%) WMI
3 1 (0.24%) SCOM
3 1 (0.24%) Cacti
3 1 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 99 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 72 (17.02%) Adobe
3 31 (7.33%) Oracle
4 21 (4.96%) DoubleClick
5 17 (4.02%) Terracotta
6 11 (2.60%) Facebook
7 7 (1.65%) VMware
8 4 (0.95%) Vertica
8 4 (0.95%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.71%) HP
10 2 (0.47%) IBM
10 2 (0.47%) Zend
10 2 (0.47%) Infor
11 1 (0.24%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.24%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.24%) Twitter
11 1 (0.24%) Telerik
11 1 (0.24%) Google
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