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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 708 485 415
Rank change year-on-year
-223 -70
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 183 409 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.41% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.77% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 166 359 561
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
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
54027 53246 59752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.68% 53.26% 54.13%
Number of salaries quoted 45771 46296 52709
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 September 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 30 September 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 -88 88 £45,000 -5.26% 21
West Midlands -25 27 £60,000 +65.51% 4
South East -56 25 £31,500 -10.00% 3
Yorkshire -62 22 £24,000 -20.00% 2
East Midlands -12 7 £38,750 +3.33% 2
South West -39 6 £24,500 -10.90%
North West -24 5 £32,500 -27.77% 2
East of England -42 3 £33,750 +22.72% 1
ActionScript
UK

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 381 (73.41%) HTML
2 342 (65.90%) JavaScript
3 336 (64.74%) Flash
4 302 (58.19%) CSS
5 267 (51.45%) ActionScript 3.0
6 230 (44.32%) HTML5
7 163 (31.41%) Adobe
8 155 (29.87%) PHP
9 153 (29.48%) XML
10 151 (29.09%) jQuery
11 144 (27.75%) Java
12 136 (26.20%) Photoshop
13 135 (26.01%) Agile Software Development
14 134 (25.82%) OO
15 131 (25.24%) Games
16 127 (24.47%) User Experience
17 115 (22.16%) MVC
18 109 (21.00%) Android
19 108 (20.81%) CSS3
20 103 (19.85%) OOP
21 94 (18.11%) Git (software)
22 93 (17.92%) ActionScript 2.0
23 84 (16.18%) Apple iOS
24 79 (15.22%) Ajax
25 76 (14.64%) Adobe Illustrator
25 76 (14.64%) Windows
26 75 (14.45%) Linux
26 75 (14.45%) TDD
27 74 (14.26%) Apache Flex
28 70 (13.49%) Marketing

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 49 (9.44%) CMS
2 33 (6.36%) WordPress
3 27 (5.20%) Apache
4 24 (4.62%) Node.js
5 16 (3.08%) Drupal
6 13 (2.50%) Tomcat
7 11 (2.12%) Umbraco
8 10 (1.93%) LiveCycle
9 8 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (1.54%) IIS
9 8 (1.54%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.35%) ColdFusion
11 4 (0.77%) Joomla!
11 4 (0.77%) nginx
11 4 (0.77%) Moodle
12 2 (0.39%) Facebook Platform
13 1 (0.19%) Confluence
13 1 (0.19%) Flash Media Server
13 1 (0.19%) MindAlign
Applications
1 136 (26.20%) Photoshop
2 76 (14.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 36 (6.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 28 (5.39%) Adobe After Effects
5 23 (4.43%) Fireworks
6 14 (2.70%) InDesign
7 8 (1.54%) MS Office
8 4 (0.77%) MS Excel
8 4 (0.77%) Maya
8 4 (0.77%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.39%) Shockwave
10 2 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.19%) Swift 3D
11 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.19%) CINEMA 4D
11 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.19%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 9 (1.73%) Magento
2 8 (1.54%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 8 (1.54%) IntelliMatch
3 7 (1.35%) HiPortfolio
4 4 (0.77%) Kondor+
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.19%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.19%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.35%) MailChimp
2 2 (0.39%) GitHub
2 2 (0.39%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.39%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.19%) SaaS
3 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 35 (6.74%) Internet
2 18 (3.47%) HTTP
3 17 (3.28%) SSL
4 12 (2.31%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.73%) SSH
6 8 (1.54%) DNS
7 7 (1.35%) FTP
8 5 (0.96%) SMS
9 4 (0.77%) Intranet
10 1 (0.19%) DVB
10 1 (0.19%) Multicast
10 1 (0.19%) ISDN
10 1 (0.19%) PBX
10 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (13.10%) MySQL
2 20 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 15 (2.89%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.73%) RDBMS
4 9 (1.73%) SQLite
5 6 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.16%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.16%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.96%) Neo4j
6 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (0.96%) OLAP
6 5 (0.96%) Hazelcast
7 4 (0.77%) Hyperion Smart View
7 4 (0.77%) Informix
7 4 (0.77%) Big Data
7 4 (0.77%) OLTP
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.19%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.19%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 94 (18.11%) Git (software)
2 66 (12.72%) Subversion
3 41 (7.90%) Dreamweaver
4 38 (7.32%) Ant
5 34 (6.55%) JUnit
6 27 (5.20%) JIRA
7 26 (5.01%) Eclipse
8 24 (4.62%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 20 (3.85%) Behat
9 20 (3.85%) Maven
10 19 (3.66%) Xcode
11 17 (3.28%) Selenium
12 16 (3.08%) Cucumber
12 16 (3.08%) Jenkins
13 15 (2.89%) WebDriver
13 15 (2.89%) TestNG
13 15 (2.89%) Introscope
14 12 (2.31%) Jasmine
15 10 (1.93%) Grunt
15 10 (1.93%) PHPUnit
General
1 131 (25.24%) Games
2 70 (13.49%) Marketing
3 53 (10.21%) Finance
4 50 (9.63%) Advertising
5 26 (5.01%) Retail
6 20 (3.85%) Manufacturing
7 19 (3.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 18 (3.47%) Telecoms
9 15 (2.89%) Banking
10 11 (2.12%) Multimedia
11 8 (1.54%) Automotive
12 4 (0.77%) Front Office
12 4 (0.77%) Back Office
12 4 (0.77%) Publishing
13 3 (0.58%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.58%) Electronics
13 3 (0.58%) Law
14 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 395 (76.11%) Developer
2 69 (13.29%) Designer
3 63 (12.14%) Flash Developer
4 53 (10.21%) Front-End Developer
5 51 (9.83%) ActionScript Developer
6 50 (9.63%) Web Developer
7 46 (8.86%) Senior Developer
8 37 (7.13%) Junior
9 35 (6.74%) PHP Developer
10 34 (6.55%) Junior Developer
11 30 (5.78%) Web Designer
12 28 (5.39%) Consultant
13 26 (5.01%) Flex Developer
13 26 (5.01%) UI Developer
13 26 (5.01%) UI Programmer
14 25 (4.82%) Mobile Developer
14 25 (4.82%) Applications Developer
15 24 (4.62%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 18 (3.47%) JavaScript Developer
16 18 (3.47%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 381 (73.41%) HTML
2 336 (64.74%) Flash
3 302 (58.19%) CSS
4 230 (44.32%) HTML5
5 153 (29.48%) XML
6 151 (29.09%) jQuery
7 108 (20.81%) CSS3
8 79 (15.22%) Ajax
9 74 (14.26%) Apache Flex
10 67 (12.91%) JSON
11 56 (10.79%) .NET
12 54 (10.40%) XHTML
13 52 (10.02%) REST
14 49 (9.44%) Web Services
15 48 (9.25%) PhoneGap
16 44 (8.48%) LESS
17 39 (7.51%) Backbone.js
18 31 (5.97%) Sass
19 30 (5.78%) Spring
20 29 (5.59%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 127 (24.47%) User Experience
2 61 (11.75%) Animation
3 49 (9.44%) Mobile App
4 44 (8.48%) Social Media
5 29 (5.59%) N-Tier
6 26 (5.01%) Computer Science
6 26 (5.01%) Digital Media
7 24 (4.62%) Blackberry
8 23 (4.43%) E-Learning
8 23 (4.43%) iPad
9 22 (4.24%) RIA
10 19 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (3.28%) Open Source
11 17 (3.28%) Graphic Design
12 15 (2.89%) Online Games
13 13 (2.50%) iPhone
13 13 (2.50%) SCORM
13 13 (2.50%) STB
13 13 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 13 (2.50%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 109 (21.00%) Android
2 84 (16.18%) Apple iOS
3 76 (14.64%) Windows
4 75 (14.45%) Linux
5 24 (4.62%) Windows 8
6 23 (4.43%) UNIX
7 12 (2.31%) Solaris
8 11 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.73%) Windows Phone
10 5 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.19%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (26.01%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (25.82%) OO
3 115 (22.16%) MVC
4 103 (19.85%) OOP
5 75 (14.45%) TDD
6 69 (13.29%) E-Commerce
7 67 (12.91%) Scrum
8 49 (9.44%) Mentoring
9 43 (8.29%) SOA
10 41 (7.90%) Android Development
11 40 (7.71%) iOS Development
11 40 (7.71%) Software Engineering
12 39 (7.51%) Game Development
13 36 (6.94%) Unit Testing
14 29 (5.59%) Web Design
15 27 (5.20%) Responsive Web Design
16 24 (4.62%) Project Management
17 23 (4.43%) Kanban
18 20 (3.85%) SEO
19 18 (3.47%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 342 (65.90%) JavaScript
2 267 (51.45%) ActionScript 3.0
3 155 (29.87%) PHP
4 144 (27.75%) Java
5 93 (17.92%) ActionScript 2.0
6 67 (12.91%) Objective-C
7 57 (10.98%) SQL
8 52 (10.02%) C#
9 46 (8.86%) Python
10 27 (5.20%) Lua
11 22 (4.24%) PHP5
12 20 (3.85%) C++
13 17 (3.28%) Perl
14 16 (3.08%) Ruby
15 12 (2.31%) PowerHouse
15 12 (2.31%) VBScript
16 9 (1.73%) PL/SQL
17 8 (1.54%) C
18 7 (1.35%) T-SQL
18 7 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (7.71%) Degree
2 27 (5.20%) Security Cleared
3 24 (4.62%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.58%) ISEB
5 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (10.98%) QA
2 19 (3.66%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.39%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Vendors
1 163 (31.41%) Adobe
2 51 (9.83%) Facebook
3 30 (5.78%) DoubleClick
4 25 (4.82%) Sencha
5 24 (4.62%) Appcelerator
6 22 (4.24%) Zend
7 17 (3.28%) Oracle
8 16 (3.08%) Microsoft
9 15 (2.89%) Perforce
9 15 (2.89%) Splunk
10 12 (2.31%) Twitter
11 11 (2.12%) Rackspace
11 11 (2.12%) EPiServer
11 11 (2.12%) IBM
12 8 (1.54%) Sybase
12 8 (1.54%) Brady
13 5 (0.96%) Terracotta
13 5 (0.96%) Macromedia
14 4 (0.77%) Sun
14 4 (0.77%) SAP
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