The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 56 57 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.21% 0.54% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 0.87% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Average salary £37,500 £19,250 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.80% +6.94%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
ActionScript
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
255 230 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 54.37% 61.66% 67.41%
Number of salaries quoted 230 217 232
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,395
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ActionScript across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

ActionScript
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ActionScript across the Leicester region.

ActionScript Salary Trend in Leicester

ActionScript
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) Game Development
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) DHTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Flash Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (50.00%) DHTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 2.0
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe