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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 605 495 406
Rank change year-on-year
-110 -89
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 279 397 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.39% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 0.74% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 233 343 578
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56839 53810 60484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.90% 52.84% 54.36%
Number of salaries quoted 48713 46566 53570
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 £67,500 £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 25 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 25 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 -59 170 £45,000 -10.00% 14
South East -11 44 £32,500 -2.98% 4
West Midlands -11 26 £35,000 +27.27%
Yorkshire -54 17 £22,750 -30.00% 2
South West -18 9 £29,000 -4.91%
East Midlands -17 8 £37,500 -6.25% 2
East of England -24 3 £40,000 +33.33%
North West -42 2 £25,000 -28.57% 2
ActionScript
UK

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 423 (69.00%) HTML
2 412 (67.21%) Flash
3 374 (61.01%) JavaScript
4 332 (54.16%) CSS
5 314 (51.22%) ActionScript 3.0
6 241 (39.31%) HTML5
7 194 (31.65%) PHP
8 179 (29.20%) Adobe
9 162 (26.43%) Games
10 158 (25.77%) OO
11 157 (25.61%) Java
12 145 (23.65%) Photoshop
12 145 (23.65%) XML
13 144 (23.49%) jQuery
14 132 (21.53%) OOP
15 125 (20.39%) ActionScript 2.0
15 125 (20.39%) CSS3
16 111 (18.11%) Apache Flex
17 107 (17.46%) Git (software)
18 106 (17.29%) Android
19 105 (17.13%) TDD
20 104 (16.97%) MVC
20 104 (16.97%) MySQL
21 98 (15.99%) Linux
22 84 (13.70%) Marketing
23 79 (12.89%) Advertising
24 78 (12.72%) QA
25 77 (12.56%) Adobe Illustrator
25 77 (12.56%) SQL
26 74 (12.07%) E-Commerce

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 53 (8.65%) WordPress
2 47 (7.67%) CMS
3 31 (5.06%) Apache
4 30 (4.89%) Node.js
5 26 (4.24%) Drupal
6 16 (2.61%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.79%) Umbraco
8 10 (1.63%) LiveCycle
9 8 (1.31%) ExpressionEngine
10 7 (1.14%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.98%) Joomla!
11 6 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (0.98%) IIS
11 6 (0.98%) Gentran
11 6 (0.98%) SilverStripe
12 4 (0.65%) Moodle
13 3 (0.49%) Facebook Platform
14 2 (0.33%) Adobe CQ
14 2 (0.33%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.33%) SAS
Applications
1 145 (23.65%) Photoshop
2 77 (12.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 39 (6.36%) Adobe After Effects
4 18 (2.94%) Fireworks
5 17 (2.77%) InDesign
6 9 (1.47%) MS Excel
7 3 (0.49%) MS Office
7 3 (0.49%) 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 (0.16%) Swift 3D
9 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 16 (2.61%) Magento
2 6 (0.98%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 6 (0.98%) IntelliMatch
3 5 (0.82%) HiPortfolio
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.33%) Kondor+
5 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.16%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.16%) Sophis RISQUE
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.65%) SaaS
2 3 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.33%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.20%) Internet
2 22 (3.59%) FTP
2 22 (3.59%) HTTP
3 18 (2.94%) SSL
4 16 (2.61%) TCP/IP
5 15 (2.45%) Intranet
6 13 (2.12%) SSH
7 8 (1.31%) Extranet
7 8 (1.31%) DNS
8 7 (1.14%) SMS
9 4 (0.65%) ISDN
9 4 (0.65%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.33%) DHCP
11 1 (0.16%) LDAP
11 1 (0.16%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (16.97%) MySQL
2 25 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 20 (3.26%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.12%) RDBMS
5 10 (1.63%) Big Data
6 9 (1.47%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.47%) SQLite
7 8 (1.31%) OLTP
7 8 (1.31%) Informix
8 6 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (0.98%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.65%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.49%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.49%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.49%) Impala
10 3 (0.49%) HBase
10 3 (0.49%) Neo4j
10 3 (0.49%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 107 (17.46%) Git (software)
2 71 (11.58%) Subversion
3 45 (7.34%) PhoneGap
4 43 (7.01%) JUnit
5 38 (6.20%) Dreamweaver
6 29 (4.73%) Eclipse
6 29 (4.73%) Behat
7 28 (4.57%) Grunt
8 27 (4.40%) Maven
9 26 (4.24%) Jenkins
10 25 (4.08%) Xcode
11 23 (3.75%) Ant
12 21 (3.43%) Introscope
13 20 (3.26%) FlexUnit
14 18 (2.94%) Selenium
15 17 (2.77%) TestNG
15 17 (2.77%) WebDriver
15 17 (2.77%) Cucumber
16 15 (2.45%) PHPUnit
16 15 (2.45%) Mocha
General
1 162 (26.43%) Games
2 84 (13.70%) Marketing
3 79 (12.89%) Advertising
4 66 (10.77%) Finance
5 30 (4.89%) Manufacturing
6 20 (3.26%) Retail
7 19 (3.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 14 (2.28%) Multimedia
9 12 (1.96%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.47%) Front Office
10 9 (1.47%) Automotive
10 9 (1.47%) Banking
11 8 (1.31%) Billing
12 6 (0.98%) Publishing
13 3 (0.49%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.49%) Law
13 3 (0.49%) Back Office
14 2 (0.33%) Electronics
15 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 460 (75.04%) Developer
2 83 (13.54%) Flash Developer
3 70 (11.42%) Designer
4 69 (11.26%) PHP Developer
5 66 (10.77%) Front-End Developer
6 57 (9.30%) ActionScript Developer
7 51 (8.32%) Web Developer
8 46 (7.50%) Senior Developer
9 41 (6.69%) Flex Developer
10 39 (6.36%) Consultant
11 32 (5.22%) Junior
12 29 (4.73%) Junior Developer
12 29 (4.73%) UI Developer
12 29 (4.73%) UI Programmer
13 25 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
14 24 (3.92%) Java Developer
15 23 (3.75%) Graduate
16 22 (3.59%) Senior Consultant
17 21 (3.43%) Analyst
17 21 (3.43%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 423 (69.00%) HTML
2 412 (67.21%) Flash
3 332 (54.16%) CSS
4 241 (39.31%) HTML5
5 145 (23.65%) XML
6 144 (23.49%) jQuery
7 125 (20.39%) CSS3
8 111 (18.11%) Apache Flex
9 70 (11.42%) Web Services
10 64 (10.44%) .NET
11 62 (10.11%) Backbone.js
12 61 (9.95%) Ajax
13 57 (9.30%) XHTML
14 55 (8.97%) REST
15 53 (8.65%) JSON
16 50 (8.16%) LESS
17 48 (7.83%) Spring
18 36 (5.87%) Sass
19 30 (4.89%) SOAP
20 27 (4.40%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.11%) Social Media
2 59 (9.62%) Animation
3 46 (7.50%) Mobile App
4 35 (5.71%) Digital Media
5 31 (5.06%) iPad
6 29 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (4.24%) Social Gaming
7 26 (4.24%) Computer Science
8 25 (4.08%) iPhone
9 24 (3.92%) E-Learning
10 19 (3.10%) Graphic Design
11 18 (2.94%) Video Editing
11 18 (2.94%) Open Source
12 17 (2.77%) RIA
12 17 (2.77%) Online Games
13 15 (2.45%) SCORM
14 14 (2.28%) W3C
15 13 (2.12%) Equities
15 13 (2.12%) Mobile Games
16 11 (1.79%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 106 (17.29%) Android
2 98 (15.99%) Linux
3 63 (10.28%) Windows
4 62 (10.11%) Apple iOS
5 37 (6.04%) UNIX
6 21 (3.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (2.77%) Solaris
8 9 (1.47%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.65%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.65%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.49%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.33%) HPUX
12 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.16%) OS/400
12 1 (0.16%) SUSE
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (25.77%) OO
2 132 (21.53%) OOP
3 105 (17.13%) TDD
4 104 (16.97%) MVC
5 74 (12.07%) E-Commerce
6 69 (11.26%) Scrum
7 61 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (8.48%) Software Engineering
9 44 (7.18%) Unit Testing
10 41 (6.69%) Game Development
11 31 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (5.06%) Project Management
12 30 (4.89%) SOA
12 30 (4.89%) Kanban
12 30 (4.89%) BDD
13 25 (4.08%) Web Design
14 24 (3.92%) Web Development
14 24 (3.92%) Analytics
15 22 (3.59%) Responsive Web Design
15 22 (3.59%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 374 (61.01%) JavaScript
2 314 (51.22%) ActionScript 3.0
3 194 (31.65%) PHP
4 157 (25.61%) Java
5 125 (20.39%) ActionScript 2.0
6 77 (12.56%) SQL
7 67 (10.93%) C#
8 60 (9.79%) Python
9 55 (8.97%) Objective-C
10 40 (6.53%) Lua
11 39 (6.36%) C++
12 19 (3.10%) PHP5
13 17 (2.77%) C
13 17 (2.77%) Shell Script
14 14 (2.28%) Perl
15 12 (1.96%) PowerHouse
15 12 (1.96%) Ruby
16 9 (1.47%) VBScript
17 8 (1.31%) Tcl
18 7 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (9.95%) Degree
2 5 (0.82%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.16%) HNC
4 1 (0.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (12.72%) QA
2 21 (3.43%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.47%) SLA
4 3 (0.49%) WCAG
5 1 (0.16%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (0.33%) Puppet
1 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.16%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 179 (29.20%) Adobe
2 71 (11.58%) Facebook
3 38 (6.20%) DoubleClick
4 36 (5.87%) Zend
5 22 (3.59%) Oracle
6 21 (3.43%) Perforce
6 21 (3.43%) Splunk
7 18 (2.94%) Microsoft
8 12 (1.96%) Google
9 11 (1.79%) Twitter
9 11 (1.79%) EPiServer
10 10 (1.63%) Rackspace
11 9 (1.47%) Sencha
11 9 (1.47%) IBM
12 8 (1.31%) SAP
13 6 (0.98%) Brady
14 5 (0.82%) Sybase
15 4 (0.65%) Macromedia
15 4 (0.65%) Sitecore
15 4 (0.65%) Appcelerator
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Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + options + 30 days holiday
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi-time
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Posted: 3 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Neg upon exp + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
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Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £68000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
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London
Steria
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 15% benefits dependant on experience
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Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Purple Consultancy
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City Of London
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Salary: £0 - £40000 per annum
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City Of London
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Salary: £0 - £60000 per annum
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