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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 802 707 652
Rank change year-on-year
-95 -55
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 131 232 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.44% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 122 141 284
Average salary £53,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
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
50520 52845 59214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.23% 51.20% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 44104 45301 50393
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 -54 83 £62,500 +31.57% 6
South East +3 22 £45,000 -25.00% 2
North West +30 9 £35,000 -17.64% 1
East of England +6 6 £32,500 -7.14% 2
West Midlands -21 5 £40,000 +23.07% 2
South West -2 3 £35,000 -12.50%
North East - 2 £27,375 - 1
Yorkshire +13 1 £36,500 +31.53%
ActionScript
UK

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 156 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 126 (61.76%) HTML
3 123 (60.29%) CSS
4 89 (43.63%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (43.14%) Flash
6 82 (40.20%) HTML5
7 73 (35.78%) Java
8 72 (35.29%) PHP
9 69 (33.82%) .NET
10 67 (32.84%) ActionScript 3.0
11 66 (32.35%) MySQL
12 61 (29.90%) CSS3
13 60 (29.41%) Front End Development
14 58 (28.43%) TDD
15 54 (26.47%) Degree
16 53 (25.98%) XML
16 53 (25.98%) Linux
17 52 (25.49%) AngularJS
18 50 (24.51%) C#
18 50 (24.51%) C++
18 50 (24.51%) User Experience
19 49 (24.02%) Games
20 43 (21.08%) jQuery
21 39 (19.12%) Adobe
22 38 (18.63%) OOP
22 38 (18.63%) Web Development
23 36 (17.65%) Photoshop
23 36 (17.65%) Git (software)
24 35 (17.16%) Computer Science
25 34 (16.67%) Apache Flex

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 31 (15.20%) Node.js
2 11 (5.39%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.92%) Drupal
3 8 (3.92%) GeoServer
4 7 (3.43%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (2.94%) CMS
6 5 (2.45%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.45%) Umbraco
6 5 (2.45%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.45%) WordPress
7 4 (1.96%) Confluence
7 4 (1.96%) IIS
8 3 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.98%) Apache
9 2 (0.98%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.98%) Gentran
10 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 36 (17.65%) Photoshop
2 33 (16.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (10.29%) Gliffy
3 21 (10.29%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (2.45%) 3ds Max
4 5 (2.45%) Fireworks
5 3 (1.47%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (1.47%) Adobe Captivate
5 3 (1.47%) MS Excel
6 2 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.98%) MS Office
7 1 (0.49%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.49%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.27%) GitHub
2 15 (7.35%) SaaS
3 11 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (4.41%) Google Analytics
5 5 (2.45%) Dropbox
5 5 (2.45%) Google Drive
6 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.90%) HTTP
2 6 (2.94%) FTP
2 6 (2.94%) HTTPS
2 6 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (32.35%) MySQL
2 34 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 27 (13.24%) Relational Database
4 12 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.92%) GIS
7 5 (2.45%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.47%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.98%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 28 (13.73%) Grunt
3 25 (12.25%) gulp
3 25 (12.25%) Subversion
4 24 (11.76%) Jenkins
5 21 (10.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 21 (10.29%) Bower
5 21 (10.29%) Jasmine
5 21 (10.29%) Karma Test Runner
6 20 (9.80%) JIRA
7 18 (8.82%) Selenium
8 17 (8.33%) Cucumber
9 13 (6.37%) TestNG
10 12 (5.88%) Visual Studio
10 12 (5.88%) WebDriver
11 11 (5.39%) JUnit
12 8 (3.92%) Fiddler
13 6 (2.94%) Eclipse
13 6 (2.94%) Flash Builder
14 4 (1.96%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 49 (24.02%) Games
2 29 (14.22%) Advertising
3 26 (12.75%) Marketing
4 6 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.96%) Retail
6 3 (1.47%) Banking
6 3 (1.47%) Finance
6 3 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.47%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.98%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.49%) French Language
8 1 (0.49%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 159 (77.94%) Developer
2 51 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 33 (16.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 26 (12.75%) Games Developer
5 24 (11.76%) Angular Developer
6 23 (11.27%) JavaScript Developer
7 19 (9.31%) Java Developer
8 18 (8.82%) Flash Developer
9 16 (7.84%) MySQL Developer
9 16 (7.84%) PHP Developer
9 16 (7.84%) Web Developer
10 14 (6.86%) LAMP Developer
10 14 (6.86%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 14 (6.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 13 (6.37%) Senior MySQL Developer
11 13 (6.37%) Senior PHP Developer
12 12 (5.88%) Analyst
13 11 (5.39%) Flash Games Developer
13 11 (5.39%) Senior LAMP Developer
14 10 (4.90%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (61.76%) HTML
2 123 (60.29%) CSS
3 88 (43.14%) Flash
4 82 (40.20%) HTML5
5 69 (33.82%) .NET
6 61 (29.90%) CSS3
7 53 (25.98%) XML
8 52 (25.49%) AngularJS
9 43 (21.08%) jQuery
10 34 (16.67%) Apache Flex
11 33 (16.18%) Ajax
12 29 (14.22%) RESTful
12 29 (14.22%) Sass
12 29 (14.22%) Web Services
13 20 (9.80%) ASP.NET
13 20 (9.80%) JSON
14 18 (8.82%) React
14 18 (8.82%) REST
15 17 (8.33%) LAMP
16 16 (7.84%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (24.51%) User Experience
2 35 (17.16%) Computer Science
3 16 (7.84%) N-Tier
4 15 (7.35%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.41%) Mobile Games
6 8 (3.92%) Replication
7 7 (3.43%) Online Games
7 7 (3.43%) Social Gaming
7 7 (3.43%) Social Media
8 6 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.94%) Animation
8 6 (2.94%) Digital Media
8 6 (2.94%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.96%) e-Learning
9 4 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.96%) Video Editing
10 3 (1.47%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.47%) SCORM
11 2 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.98%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 53 (25.98%) Linux
2 30 (14.71%) Apple iOS
3 26 (12.75%) Android
4 23 (11.27%) Unix
5 18 (8.82%) Windows
6 4 (1.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (43.63%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (29.41%) Front End Development
3 58 (28.43%) TDD
4 38 (18.63%) OOP
4 38 (18.63%) Web Development
5 33 (16.18%) BDD
6 30 (14.71%) Scrum
6 30 (14.71%) Test Automation
7 24 (11.76%) SOA
8 23 (11.27%) MVC
9 22 (10.78%) OO
10 21 (10.29%) Kanban
11 20 (9.80%) Software Architecture
12 19 (9.31%) Game Development
13 17 (8.33%) Unit Testing
14 15 (7.35%) Functional Testing
14 15 (7.35%) Software Engineering
15 14 (6.86%) ITIL
16 13 (6.37%) Content Management
16 13 (6.37%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 156 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 73 (35.78%) Java
3 72 (35.29%) PHP
4 67 (32.84%) ActionScript 3.0
5 50 (24.51%) C#
5 50 (24.51%) C++
6 33 (16.18%) SQL
7 31 (15.20%) Ruby
8 25 (12.25%) Python
9 20 (9.80%) ActionScript 2.0
10 16 (7.84%) Lua
10 16 (7.84%) PHP 4
10 16 (7.84%) PHP 5
10 16 (7.84%) TypeScript
11 15 (7.35%) Perl
12 12 (5.88%) CoffeeScript
12 12 (5.88%) ES6
13 10 (4.90%) VB.NET
14 8 (3.92%) Objective-C
15 6 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (26.47%) Degree
2 2 (0.98%) HND
3 1 (0.49%) ISEB
3 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.27%) QA
2 5 (2.45%) HL7
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 39 (19.12%) Adobe
2 16 (7.84%) Google
3 15 (7.35%) Microsoft
4 14 (6.86%) Oracle
5 8 (3.92%) ESRI
5 8 (3.92%) Facebook
6 5 (2.45%) Autodesk
6 5 (2.45%) SEEBURGER
6 5 (2.45%) Twitter
7 3 (1.47%) DoubleClick
7 3 (1.47%) IBM
7 3 (1.47%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.47%) SAP
7 3 (1.47%) Telerik
8 2 (0.98%) ATG
8 2 (0.98%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.98%) Omniture
8 2 (0.98%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.98%) Vertica
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Salary: £46000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £34, 000
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Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Pension + Perks
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: Negotiable
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