The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 541 449 354
Rank change year-on-year
-92 -95
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 93 160 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.36% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 0.65% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85 133 321
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
ActionScript
England

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

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
24025 24490 27312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.16% 55.01% 54.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20652 20993 24123
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in London

ActionScript
Salary Trend in London

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

ActionScript Salary Trend in London

ActionScript
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ActionScript across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

ActionScript Salary Histogram in London

ActionScript
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the London region over the 3 months to 19 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
City of London -27 12 £47,500 +2.70% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £47,500 -
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 199 (64.40%) HTML
2 196 (63.43%) Flash
3 185 (59.87%) JavaScript
4 172 (55.66%) ActionScript 3.0
5 144 (46.60%) CSS
6 123 (39.81%) HTML5
7 117 (37.86%) Games
8 98 (31.72%) Java
9 96 (31.07%) OO
10 90 (29.13%) Adobe
11 87 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
12 79 (25.57%) XML
13 77 (24.92%) User Experience
14 72 (23.30%) Photoshop
15 70 (22.65%) PHP
16 68 (22.01%) OOP
17 64 (20.71%) Linux
18 60 (19.42%) CSS3
19 59 (19.09%) ActionScript 2.0
19 59 (19.09%) Git (software)
20 58 (18.77%) jQuery
21 57 (18.45%) Android
21 57 (18.45%) Apache Flex
22 54 (17.48%) TDD
23 48 (15.53%) QA
23 48 (15.53%) MVC
24 45 (14.56%) Python
24 45 (14.56%) SQL
25 44 (14.24%) Finance
25 44 (14.24%) Subversion

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 24 (7.77%) Apache
2 20 (6.47%) Node.js
3 14 (4.53%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.24%) LiveCycle
5 8 (2.59%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (2.59%) IIS
5 8 (2.59%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.62%) Drupal
6 5 (1.62%) CMS
7 4 (1.29%) nginx
7 4 (1.29%) ColdFusion
8 3 (0.97%) Moodle
9 2 (0.65%) Gentran
9 2 (0.65%) Facebook Platform
10 1 (0.32%) WordPress
10 1 (0.32%) MindAlign
Applications
1 72 (23.30%) Photoshop
2 41 (13.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (4.85%) Adobe After Effects
4 8 (2.59%) Fireworks
5 6 (1.94%) InDesign
6 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.65%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (2.59%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
1 8 (2.59%) IntelliMatch
2 7 (2.27%) HiPortfolio
3 4 (1.29%) Kondor+
4 1 (0.32%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.65%) Google App Engine
1 2 (0.65%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) GitHub
2 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.03%) Internet
2 19 (6.15%) SSL
3 16 (5.18%) HTTP
4 14 (4.53%) TCP/IP
5 11 (3.56%) SSH
6 7 (2.27%) SMS
7 6 (1.94%) FTP
8 3 (0.97%) Intranet
9 2 (0.65%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.65%) ISDN
10 1 (0.32%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.68%) MySQL
2 12 (3.88%) Relational Database
3 11 (3.56%) RDBMS
4 6 (1.94%) SQL Server
4 6 (1.94%) Informix
4 6 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (1.94%) OLTP
4 6 (1.94%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.94%) Big Data
5 5 (1.62%) Hazelcast
5 5 (1.62%) Neo4j
5 5 (1.62%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.29%) OLAP
6 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (1.29%) Hyperion Smart View
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.65%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.32%) JasperReports
8 1 (0.32%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 59 (19.09%) Git (software)
2 44 (14.24%) Subversion
3 34 (11.00%) JUnit
4 24 (7.77%) Eclipse
5 23 (7.44%) Maven
6 22 (7.12%) Dreamweaver
6 22 (7.12%) Behat
7 18 (5.83%) Jenkins
7 18 (5.83%) Selenium
8 17 (5.50%) Cucumber
9 16 (5.18%) TestNG
9 16 (5.18%) WebDriver
9 16 (5.18%) Xcode
10 14 (4.53%) Introscope
11 11 (3.56%) PHPUnit
11 11 (3.56%) Mockito
11 11 (3.56%) Jasmine
12 8 (2.59%) FlexUnit
12 8 (2.59%) Ant
13 7 (2.27%) Grunt
General
1 117 (37.86%) Games
2 44 (14.24%) Finance
3 37 (11.97%) Marketing
4 34 (11.00%) Advertising
5 22 (7.12%) Manufacturing
6 18 (5.83%) Pharmaceutical
7 16 (5.18%) Telecoms
8 10 (3.24%) Banking
9 7 (2.27%) Retail
10 5 (1.62%) Automotive
11 4 (1.29%) Front Office
11 4 (1.29%) Back Office
12 3 (0.97%) Law
12 3 (0.97%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.65%) Publishing
13 2 (0.65%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 217 (70.23%) Developer
2 53 (17.15%) Flash Developer
3 37 (11.97%) Designer
4 35 (11.33%) ActionScript Developer
5 28 (9.06%) Consultant
6 27 (8.74%) Front-End Developer
7 25 (8.09%) Senior Developer
8 23 (7.44%) Flex Developer
9 21 (6.80%) PHP Developer
9 21 (6.80%) Junior
10 20 (6.47%) Junior Developer
11 17 (5.50%) Games Developer
12 16 (5.18%) Senior Consultant
13 15 (4.85%) Java Developer
14 14 (4.53%) Applications Support
14 14 (4.53%) UI Developer
14 14 (4.53%) UI Programmer
15 12 (3.88%) JavaScript Developer
15 12 (3.88%) Analyst
16 11 (3.56%) Junior Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (64.40%) HTML
2 196 (63.43%) Flash
3 144 (46.60%) CSS
4 123 (39.81%) HTML5
5 79 (25.57%) XML
6 60 (19.42%) CSS3
7 58 (18.77%) jQuery
8 57 (18.45%) Apache Flex
9 39 (12.62%) Web Services
10 37 (11.97%) LESS
11 36 (11.65%) Backbone.js
12 30 (9.71%) Spring
13 27 (8.74%) REST
14 26 (8.41%) JSON
15 25 (8.09%) XHTML
16 21 (6.80%) Sass
16 21 (6.80%) PhoneGap
17 18 (5.83%) Ajax
18 16 (5.18%) J2EE
19 13 (4.21%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 77 (24.92%) User Experience
2 26 (8.41%) Social Media
3 21 (6.80%) RIA
3 21 (6.80%) Computer Science
4 20 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (6.15%) Digital Media
6 17 (5.50%) iPad
6 17 (5.50%) E-Learning
7 16 (5.18%) Mobile App
8 15 (4.85%) Online Games
9 14 (4.53%) Animation
10 13 (4.21%) STB
10 13 (4.21%) SCORM
10 13 (4.21%) Social Gaming
10 13 (4.21%) Over-the-Top Content
11 12 (3.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 11 (3.56%) IPTV
13 10 (3.24%) iPhone
13 10 (3.24%) Open Source
14 9 (2.91%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 64 (20.71%) Linux
2 57 (18.45%) Android
3 38 (12.30%) Apple iOS
4 29 (9.39%) Windows
5 22 (7.12%) UNIX
6 12 (3.88%) Solaris
7 11 (3.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.62%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (31.07%) OO
2 87 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (22.01%) OOP
4 54 (17.48%) TDD
5 48 (15.53%) MVC
6 40 (12.94%) Scrum
7 35 (11.33%) Game Development
8 30 (9.71%) Software Engineering
9 29 (9.39%) E-Commerce
10 25 (8.09%) Kanban
11 21 (6.80%) Unit Testing
12 18 (5.83%) BDD
13 17 (5.50%) Test Automation
13 17 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (5.50%) SOA
13 17 (5.50%) Project Management
14 14 (4.53%) EAI
14 14 (4.53%) Mentoring
15 13 (4.21%) Web Design
15 13 (4.21%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 185 (59.87%) JavaScript
2 172 (55.66%) ActionScript 3.0
3 98 (31.72%) Java
4 70 (22.65%) PHP
5 59 (19.09%) ActionScript 2.0
6 45 (14.56%) SQL
6 45 (14.56%) Python
7 40 (12.94%) Objective-C
8 34 (11.00%) C#
9 21 (6.80%) Lua
10 19 (6.15%) Perl
11 14 (4.53%) C++
12 13 (4.21%) Ruby
13 12 (3.88%) PowerHouse
14 9 (2.91%) Shell Script
15 8 (2.59%) PL/SQL
15 8 (2.59%) PHP5
16 6 (1.94%) Tcl
16 6 (1.94%) T-SQL
17 5 (1.62%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (10.03%) Degree
2 3 (0.97%) ISEB
3 2 (0.65%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (15.53%) QA
2 15 (4.85%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.65%) WCAG
Vendors
1 90 (29.13%) Adobe
2 34 (11.00%) Facebook
3 20 (6.47%) DoubleClick
4 18 (5.83%) Zend
5 17 (5.50%) Oracle
6 14 (4.53%) Splunk
6 14 (4.53%) Perforce
7 10 (3.24%) IBM
8 8 (2.59%) Sybase
8 8 (2.59%) Brady
9 6 (1.94%) Microsoft
9 6 (1.94%) Twitter
10 5 (1.62%) Terracotta
11 4 (1.29%) Sun
11 4 (1.29%) NCR
11 4 (1.29%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.29%) Roku
12 2 (0.65%) Google
13 1 (0.32%) Sencha
13 1 (0.32%) Appcelerator
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