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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 593 559 427
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -132
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 46 82 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.20% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.40% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 44 75 182
Average salary £51,250 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.58% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,700 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.29%
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
22288 20735 23116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.27% 50.66% 54.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19632 17885 19497
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Kingston Upon Thames -5 3 £37,500 +50.00%
Orpington - 3 £42,500 -
Brentford +2 2 £32,250 -7.85% 1
City of London +44 1 £62,500 +8.69% 1
Docklands, London - 1 £45,000 -
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 85 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 60 (57.14%) CSS
3 59 (56.19%) HTML
4 50 (47.62%) Flash
5 47 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (44.76%) ActionScript 3.0
6 41 (39.05%) Games
7 37 (35.24%) HTML5
8 31 (29.52%) TDD
9 30 (28.57%) XML
10 27 (25.71%) Adobe
11 26 (24.76%) C#
12 25 (23.81%) Java
12 25 (23.81%) jQuery
13 24 (22.86%) Apache Flex
13 24 (22.86%) Apple iOS
13 24 (22.86%) Android
13 24 (22.86%) CSS3
13 24 (22.86%) User Experience
14 22 (20.95%) QA
14 22 (20.95%) Degree
15 21 (20.00%) SQL
15 21 (20.00%) .NET
15 21 (20.00%) OOP
16 20 (19.05%) OO
16 20 (19.05%) MVC
16 20 (19.05%) Front End Development
17 19 (18.10%) Photoshop
18 18 (17.14%) ActionScript 2.0
19 17 (16.19%) Selenium

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (9.52%) Node.js
2 2 (1.90%) Gentran
2 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.90%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.90%) WordPress
3 1 (0.95%) CMS
3 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (18.10%) Photoshop
2 10 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (5.71%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (3.81%) Fireworks
5 3 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (1.90%) CINEMA 4D
6 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
6 2 (1.90%) MS Office
7 1 (0.95%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) GitHub
2 2 (1.90%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.90%) SaaS
3 1 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (0.95%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.81%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.81%) MySQL
2 4 (3.81%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.90%) Hazelcast
4 2 (1.90%) MS Access
4 2 (1.90%) Neo4j
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (16.19%) Selenium
2 14 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 14 (13.33%) JIRA
3 11 (10.48%) TestNG
4 10 (9.52%) Subversion
4 10 (9.52%) WebDriver
5 9 (8.57%) JUnit
6 8 (7.62%) Grunt
7 6 (5.71%) Axure RP
7 6 (5.71%) Visual Studio
8 5 (4.76%) Flash Builder
9 4 (3.81%) Git (software)
9 4 (3.81%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 3 (2.86%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (2.86%) Fiddler
10 3 (2.86%) Jasmine
10 3 (2.86%) Maven
11 2 (1.90%) Firebug
11 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (39.05%) Games
2 13 (12.38%) Advertising
3 5 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.81%) Marketing
4 4 (3.81%) Retail
5 3 (2.86%) Finance
6 2 (1.90%) Banking
6 2 (1.90%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.90%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (69.52%) Developer
2 28 (26.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 20 (19.05%) Flash Developer
4 19 (18.10%) Games Developer
5 15 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (12.38%) HTML Developer
7 11 (10.48%) Web Developer
8 10 (9.52%) Senior Developer
9 9 (8.57%) Flash ActionScript Developer
10 8 (7.62%) Developer in Test
10 8 (7.62%) Java Developer
10 8 (7.62%) Mobile Developer
10 8 (7.62%) Mobile Games Developer
11 7 (6.67%) Tester
12 6 (5.71%) Agile Developer
12 6 (5.71%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (5.71%) Node.js Developer
13 5 (4.76%) Designer
13 5 (4.76%) Flash Games Developer
13 5 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (57.14%) CSS
2 59 (56.19%) HTML
3 50 (47.62%) Flash
4 37 (35.24%) HTML5
5 30 (28.57%) XML
6 25 (23.81%) jQuery
7 24 (22.86%) Apache Flex
7 24 (22.86%) CSS3
8 21 (20.00%) .NET
9 17 (16.19%) AngularJS
10 14 (13.33%) JSON
11 11 (10.48%) Web Services
12 10 (9.52%) ASP.NET
12 10 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (8.57%) REST
14 7 (6.67%) Adobe AIR
15 6 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
16 5 (4.76%) Ember.js
16 5 (4.76%) Google Closure
16 5 (4.76%) React
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.86%) User Experience
2 11 (10.48%) Online Games
3 10 (9.52%) Mobile Games
4 9 (8.57%) Mobile App
5 8 (7.62%) Computer Science
5 8 (7.62%) N-Tier
6 5 (4.76%) Animation
7 4 (3.81%) BBC
7 4 (3.81%) e-Learning
7 4 (3.81%) SCORM
8 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.86%) Digital Media
8 3 (2.86%) Flash Games
8 3 (2.86%) Motion Graphics
8 3 (2.86%) Social Gaming
9 2 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.90%) Learning Management System
9 2 (1.90%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.90%) Social Media
9 2 (1.90%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.86%) Android
1 24 (22.86%) Apple iOS
2 9 (8.57%) Windows
3 7 (6.67%) Linux
4 3 (2.86%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.90%) Unix
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (29.52%) TDD
3 21 (20.00%) OOP
4 20 (19.05%) Front End Development
4 20 (19.05%) MVC
4 20 (19.05%) OO
5 16 (15.24%) BDD
5 16 (15.24%) Scrum
6 13 (12.38%) SDLC
6 13 (12.38%) Test Automation
7 12 (11.43%) Game Development
8 11 (10.48%) Test Scripting
9 9 (8.57%) Mobile Development
9 9 (8.57%) Unit Testing
10 7 (6.67%) Automation Testing
10 7 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (5.71%) Functional Testing
11 6 (5.71%) QA Automation
11 6 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (5.71%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 47 (44.76%) ActionScript 3.0
3 26 (24.76%) C#
4 25 (23.81%) Java
5 21 (20.00%) SQL
6 18 (17.14%) ActionScript 2.0
7 9 (8.57%) Lua
8 8 (7.62%) C++
8 8 (7.62%) Ruby
9 6 (5.71%) VB.NET
10 5 (4.76%) CoffeeScript
10 5 (4.76%) ES6
10 5 (4.76%) Python
10 5 (4.76%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.86%) ECMAScript
11 3 (2.86%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.86%) PHP
12 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.90%) VB6
12 2 (1.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (20.95%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) ISEB
3 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (25.71%) Adobe
2 10 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.76%) Google
4 4 (3.81%) Facebook
5 3 (2.86%) DoubleClick
6 2 (1.90%) ATG
6 2 (1.90%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.90%) Omniture
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle
6 2 (1.90%) Telerik
6 2 (1.90%) Terracotta
6 2 (1.90%) Twitter
6 2 (1.90%) Vertica
7 1 (0.95%) hybris
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