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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 560 462 311
Rank change year-on-year
-98 -151
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 366 454 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.44% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.81% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 307 376 878
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59968 55872 64189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.06% 53.69% 54.23%
Number of salaries quoted 50931 48463 56969
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -45 224 £47,500 +1.06% 15
South East -45 35 £32,500 -14.47% 5
East of England -18 30 £40,000 +42.85% 3
Yorkshire -32 23 £34,000 +51.11% 3
East Midlands -23 15 £27,500 -24.13% 2
North West -34 14 £30,000 -7.69%
South West -17 13 £33,000 +4.76% 1
West Midlands -7 9 £27,500 -42.10% 3
Midlands - 2 £33,500 - 1
North East -16 1 £26,000 +7.21% 2
ActionScript
UK

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 531 (70.80%) Flash
2 527 (70.27%) HTML
3 497 (66.27%) JavaScript
4 422 (56.27%) CSS
5 358 (47.73%) ActionScript 3.0
6 332 (44.27%) HTML5
7 257 (34.27%) PHP
8 221 (29.47%) Java
9 206 (27.47%) Games
10 193 (25.73%) XML
11 191 (25.47%) Adobe
12 189 (25.20%) CSS3
13 186 (24.80%) jQuery
14 178 (23.73%) Photoshop
15 176 (23.47%) MySQL
16 172 (22.93%) OO
17 156 (20.80%) Apache Flex
18 136 (18.13%) OOP
19 135 (18.00%) ActionScript 2.0
20 131 (17.47%) Git (software)
21 120 (16.00%) Scrum
22 114 (15.20%) E-Commerce
23 110 (14.67%) Facebook
24 107 (14.27%) SQL
24 107 (14.27%) Agile Software Development
25 102 (13.60%) QA
26 101 (13.47%) Linux
26 101 (13.47%) MVC
27 100 (13.33%) Web Services
27 100 (13.33%) Degree

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 72 (9.60%) WordPress
2 50 (6.67%) Drupal
3 45 (6.00%) CMS
4 39 (5.20%) Apache
5 18 (2.40%) Tomcat
6 17 (2.27%) Node.js
7 8 (1.07%) Umbraco
7 8 (1.07%) ExpressionEngine
7 8 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (1.07%) SharePoint
8 7 (0.93%) DNN
8 7 (0.93%) TIBCO EMS
8 7 (0.93%) Joomla!
9 6 (0.80%) SilverStripe
9 6 (0.80%) Gentran
9 6 (0.80%) ColdFusion
10 5 (0.67%) IIS
11 4 (0.53%) Adobe CQ
11 4 (0.53%) Flash Media Server
11 4 (0.53%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 178 (23.73%) Photoshop
2 78 (10.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 40 (5.33%) Adobe After Effects
4 25 (3.33%) Fireworks
5 22 (2.93%) MS Excel
6 14 (1.87%) InDesign
7 7 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.67%) MS Office
9 2 (0.27%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.27%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.13%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 29 (3.87%) Magento
2 8 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.40%) Sophis RISQUE
5 2 (0.27%) IntelliMatch
5 2 (0.27%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
5 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.27%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.13%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.67%) SaaS
3 3 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.47%) Internet
2 35 (4.67%) FTP
3 22 (2.93%) HTTP
4 19 (2.53%) Intranet
5 14 (1.87%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.20%) SSL
6 9 (1.20%) Extranet
7 8 (1.07%) SSH
8 6 (0.80%) SMS
9 4 (0.53%) Firewall
9 4 (0.53%) ISDN
9 4 (0.53%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.27%) WPA
10 2 (0.27%) DHCP
11 1 (0.13%) LDAP
11 1 (0.13%) Network Security
11 1 (0.13%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (23.47%) MySQL
2 51 (6.80%) SQL Server
3 37 (4.93%) Big Data
4 24 (3.20%) Relational Database
5 22 (2.93%) MongoDB
5 22 (2.93%) NoSQL
6 14 (1.87%) Hadoop
7 13 (1.73%) RDBMS
7 13 (1.73%) Apache Hive
7 13 (1.73%) HBase
8 9 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (0.93%) CouchDB
10 7 (0.93%) MariaDB
11 6 (0.80%) OLTP
11 6 (0.80%) Informix
12 5 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.53%) OLAP
13 4 (0.53%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 131 (17.47%) Git (software)
2 83 (11.07%) JUnit
3 60 (8.00%) Subversion
4 45 (6.00%) PhoneGap
5 42 (5.60%) Eclipse
6 38 (5.07%) Dreamweaver
7 29 (3.87%) Xcode
8 27 (3.60%) Introscope
8 27 (3.60%) Maven
8 27 (3.60%) Behat
9 25 (3.33%) Grunt
10 22 (2.93%) Jenkins
11 21 (2.80%) PHPUnit
12 20 (2.67%) Xdebug
13 18 (2.40%) FlexUnit
14 17 (2.27%) Visual Studio
15 14 (1.87%) TestNG
16 13 (1.73%) Mercurial
17 11 (1.47%) Selenium
17 11 (1.47%) Mockito
General
1 206 (27.47%) Games
2 91 (12.13%) Advertising
2 91 (12.13%) Marketing
3 78 (10.40%) Finance
4 52 (6.93%) Manufacturing
5 27 (3.60%) Multimedia
6 21 (2.80%) Retail
7 19 (2.53%) Banking
8 14 (1.87%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.87%) Front Office
9 8 (1.07%) Billing
9 8 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.80%) Publishing
11 5 (0.67%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.40%) Legal
12 3 (0.40%) French Language
13 2 (0.27%) German Language
13 2 (0.27%) Automotive
14 1 (0.13%) Back Office
14 1 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 568 (75.73%) Developer
2 98 (13.07%) Front-End Developer
3 89 (11.87%) PHP Developer
3 89 (11.87%) Designer
4 73 (9.73%) Flash Developer
5 69 (9.20%) Web Developer
6 61 (8.13%) Senior Developer
7 57 (7.60%) Flex Developer
8 53 (7.07%) Java Developer
9 43 (5.73%) Consultant
10 42 (5.60%) ActionScript Developer
11 30 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
11 30 (4.00%) Junior
12 28 (3.73%) Graduate
12 28 (3.73%) Games Developer
13 27 (3.60%) Java Consultant
13 27 (3.60%) Graduate Developer
13 27 (3.60%) Flash Designer
14 25 (3.33%) Junior Developer
15 24 (3.20%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 531 (70.80%) Flash
2 527 (70.27%) HTML
3 422 (56.27%) CSS
4 332 (44.27%) HTML5
5 193 (25.73%) XML
6 189 (25.20%) CSS3
7 186 (24.80%) jQuery
8 156 (20.80%) Apache Flex
9 100 (13.33%) Web Services
10 97 (12.93%) Spring
11 91 (12.13%) .NET
12 85 (11.33%) Backbone.js
13 75 (10.00%) JSON
14 74 (9.87%) LESS
15 68 (9.07%) XHTML
16 64 (8.53%) Symfony
17 58 (7.73%) Ajax
18 57 (7.60%) Django
19 55 (7.33%) Hibernate
20 49 (6.53%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 70 (9.33%) Social Media
2 66 (8.80%) Open Source
3 62 (8.27%) Mobile App
4 58 (7.73%) Animation
5 41 (5.47%) Enterprise Software
6 36 (4.80%) Social Gaming
7 35 (4.67%) Digital Media
8 32 (4.27%) Computer Science
9 31 (4.13%) iPhone
10 26 (3.47%) Graphic Design
11 25 (3.33%) iPad
12 24 (3.20%) Video Editing
13 17 (2.27%) E-Learning
13 17 (2.27%) Flash Games
13 17 (2.27%) Online Games
14 15 (2.00%) Client/Server
14 15 (2.00%) Mathematics
15 13 (1.73%) GIS
15 13 (1.73%) W3C
15 13 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 101 (13.47%) Linux
2 100 (13.33%) Android
3 59 (7.87%) UNIX
4 47 (6.27%) Windows
5 44 (5.87%) Apple iOS
6 30 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.73%) Solaris
8 9 (1.20%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.53%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.27%) HPUX
10 2 (0.27%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.13%) SUSE
11 1 (0.13%) CentOS
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (22.93%) OO
2 136 (18.13%) OOP
3 120 (16.00%) Scrum
4 114 (15.20%) E-Commerce
5 107 (14.27%) Agile Software Development
6 101 (13.47%) MVC
7 91 (12.13%) TDD
8 86 (11.47%) Web Development
9 57 (7.60%) Software Engineering
10 54 (7.20%) Kanban
11 52 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
12 48 (6.40%) Game Development
13 45 (6.00%) Unit Testing
14 43 (5.73%) Project Management
15 31 (4.13%) SOA
16 30 (4.00%) Workflow
16 30 (4.00%) Multithreading
17 28 (3.73%) Analytics
17 28 (3.73%) BDD
18 27 (3.60%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 497 (66.27%) JavaScript
2 358 (47.73%) ActionScript 3.0
3 257 (34.27%) PHP
4 221 (29.47%) Java
5 135 (18.00%) ActionScript 2.0
6 107 (14.27%) SQL
7 92 (12.27%) Python
8 78 (10.40%) C#
9 70 (9.33%) Objective-C
10 52 (6.93%) C++
11 38 (5.07%) C
12 34 (4.53%) Lua
13 29 (3.87%) Ruby
14 19 (2.53%) Perl
14 19 (2.53%) Shell Script
15 16 (2.13%) Erlang
16 13 (1.73%) PHP5
16 13 (1.73%) R
17 10 (1.33%) VB
18 9 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 100 (13.33%) Degree
2 4 (0.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.27%) PMP
3 2 (0.27%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.13%) HNC
4 1 (0.13%) MCAD
4 1 (0.13%) MCSD
4 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.13%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (13.60%) QA
2 24 (3.20%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.20%) SLA
4 4 (0.53%) WCAG
5 2 (0.27%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.53%) Puppet
2 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.27%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.13%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 191 (25.47%) Adobe
2 110 (14.67%) Facebook
3 81 (10.80%) Zend
4 39 (5.20%) Microsoft
4 39 (5.20%) Oracle
5 27 (3.60%) Perforce
5 27 (3.60%) Splunk
6 23 (3.07%) DoubleClick
6 23 (3.07%) Google
7 11 (1.47%) Sitecore
7 11 (1.47%) Twitter
8 10 (1.33%) Sybase
9 8 (1.07%) Sencha
9 8 (1.07%) EPiServer
9 8 (1.07%) Dell
10 7 (0.93%) TIBCO
10 7 (0.93%) FatWire
11 6 (0.80%) Macromedia
12 5 (0.67%) SAP
12 5 (0.67%) Omniture
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
Midlands
Datascope Recruitment
Salary: £Good + Half Day on Friday!
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Private Health Ins.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Unspecified depending on experience, please state your requirement
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, flexitime, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
KH Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oakham, Rutland
TheSmartList
Salary: £competitive salary dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago