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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 540 411 363
Rank change year-on-year
-129 -48
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 94 231 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.51% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 0.94% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 81 170 261
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
22470 24520 25860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.10% 54.35% 54.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19475 20783 22722
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -26 12 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Hammersmith -9 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Brentford - 2 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £25,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £47,500 -
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 136 (74.32%) HTML
2 128 (69.95%) JavaScript
3 111 (60.66%) HTML5
4 109 (59.56%) Flash
5 89 (48.63%) ActionScript 3.0
6 77 (42.08%) CSS
7 68 (37.16%) Games
8 65 (35.52%) XML
9 64 (34.97%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (28.42%) Marketing
11 47 (25.68%) Adobe
12 45 (24.59%) Java
13 44 (24.04%) MVC
14 43 (23.50%) Android
15 41 (22.40%) OO
16 40 (21.86%) Web Services
17 34 (18.58%) ActionScript 2.0
18 33 (18.03%) Apple iOS
18 33 (18.03%) SQL
19 32 (17.49%) Photoshop
19 32 (17.49%) Git (software)
20 31 (16.94%) OOP
21 30 (16.39%) PHP
21 30 (16.39%) CSS3
22 29 (15.85%) C#
23 27 (14.75%) Degree
24 26 (14.21%) Objective-C
24 26 (14.21%) .NET
24 26 (14.21%) Linux
24 26 (14.21%) Advertising

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 16 (8.74%) ColdFusion
2 10 (5.46%) Apache
3 9 (4.92%) Drupal
4 8 (4.37%) Node.js
5 5 (2.73%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.73%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (2.73%) IIS
5 5 (2.73%) CMS
5 5 (2.73%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.19%) WordPress
6 4 (2.19%) nginx
7 2 (1.09%) Gentran
8 1 (0.55%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.55%) Liferay
8 1 (0.55%) MindAlign
8 1 (0.55%) Joomla!
Applications
1 32 (17.49%) Photoshop
2 23 (12.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (8.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (4.92%) InDesign
5 3 (1.64%) Fireworks
6 2 (1.09%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.55%) CorelDRAW
7 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.55%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (2.73%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
1 5 (2.73%) IntelliMatch
2 4 (2.19%) HiPortfolio
3 3 (1.64%) Kondor+
3 3 (1.64%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.55%) Magento
4 1 (0.55%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.09%) SaaS
1 2 (1.09%) GitHub
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.48%) Internet
2 6 (3.28%) SSL
2 6 (3.28%) HTTP
3 5 (2.73%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.09%) Intranet
5 1 (0.55%) PBX
5 1 (0.55%) SMS
5 1 (0.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.57%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.38%) MySQL
3 16 (8.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (7.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (7.65%) OLAP
4 14 (7.65%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (2.73%) Neo4j
5 5 (2.73%) Hazelcast
5 5 (2.73%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.64%) Hyperion Smart View
7 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.09%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.55%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.55%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 32 (17.49%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.29%) Subversion
3 13 (7.10%) Eclipse
4 12 (6.56%) JUnit
5 8 (4.37%) Selenium
6 7 (3.83%) Maven
6 7 (3.83%) Dreamweaver
6 7 (3.83%) Xcode
6 7 (3.83%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.28%) WebDriver
7 6 (3.28%) TestNG
7 6 (3.28%) Introscope
8 5 (2.73%) Liquibase
8 5 (2.73%) Jasmine
9 4 (2.19%) Ant
9 4 (2.19%) JIRA
10 3 (1.64%) Flash Builder
10 3 (1.64%) TortoiseSVN
10 3 (1.64%) Axure RP
11 2 (1.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 68 (37.16%) Games
2 52 (28.42%) Marketing
3 26 (14.21%) Advertising
4 13 (7.10%) Telecoms
5 12 (6.56%) Banking
6 11 (6.01%) Finance
7 5 (2.73%) Interactive Media
8 3 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.09%) Back Office
9 2 (1.09%) Retail
9 2 (1.09%) French Language
10 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Electronics
10 1 (0.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 138 (75.41%) Developer
2 28 (15.30%) Flash Developer
3 18 (9.84%) Games Developer
4 17 (9.29%) Front-End Developer
5 15 (8.20%) Designer
6 14 (7.65%) Agile .NET Developer
6 14 (7.65%) Agile C# Developer
6 14 (7.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (7.65%) .NET Developer
6 14 (7.65%) C# Developer
6 14 (7.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (7.10%) Web Developer
8 11 (6.01%) Junior
9 8 (4.37%) Tester
9 8 (4.37%) Applications Support
9 8 (4.37%) UI Developer
9 8 (4.37%) UI Programmer
10 7 (3.83%) ActionScript Developer
10 7 (3.83%) Junior Developer
10 7 (3.83%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (74.32%) HTML
2 111 (60.66%) HTML5
3 109 (59.56%) Flash
4 77 (42.08%) CSS
5 65 (35.52%) XML
6 40 (21.86%) Web Services
7 30 (16.39%) CSS3
8 26 (14.21%) .NET
9 23 (12.57%) jQuery
10 16 (8.74%) Ajax
10 16 (8.74%) JSON
11 15 (8.20%) WSDL
12 14 (7.65%) XML Schema
12 14 (7.65%) ASP.NET
12 14 (7.65%) MDX
12 14 (7.65%) WCF
12 14 (7.65%) LINQ
12 14 (7.65%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 14 (7.65%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (6.56%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.21%) User Experience
2 15 (8.20%) Online Games
3 14 (7.65%) iPad
3 14 (7.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (7.10%) Computer Science
5 11 (6.01%) RIA
6 10 (5.46%) Mobile App
6 10 (5.46%) BBC
6 10 (5.46%) iDTV
7 8 (4.37%) STB
8 7 (3.83%) Flash Games
8 7 (3.83%) N-Tier
8 7 (3.83%) Open Source
9 6 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (3.28%) Over-the-Top Content
9 6 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (3.28%) Client/Server
9 6 (3.28%) Video Editing
10 5 (2.73%) IPTV
10 5 (2.73%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 43 (23.50%) Android
2 33 (18.03%) Apple iOS
3 26 (14.21%) Linux
4 18 (9.84%) Windows
5 7 (3.83%) UNIX
6 5 (2.73%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.09%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (34.97%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (24.04%) MVC
3 41 (22.40%) OO
4 31 (16.94%) OOP
5 24 (13.11%) Scrum
6 20 (10.93%) Game Development
7 16 (8.74%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (8.74%) TDD
8 14 (7.65%) Project Management
8 14 (7.65%) Online Marketing
9 13 (7.10%) Analytics
9 13 (7.10%) Mentoring
10 9 (4.92%) SOA
10 9 (4.92%) Web Analytics
11 7 (3.83%) iOS Development
11 7 (3.83%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (3.83%) Test Automation
12 6 (3.28%) Creative Marketing
12 6 (3.28%) Line Management
12 6 (3.28%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 128 (69.95%) JavaScript
2 89 (48.63%) ActionScript 3.0
3 45 (24.59%) Java
4 34 (18.58%) ActionScript 2.0
5 33 (18.03%) SQL
6 30 (16.39%) PHP
7 29 (15.85%) C#
8 26 (14.21%) Objective-C
9 21 (11.48%) Lua
10 16 (8.74%) T-SQL
11 13 (7.10%) Python
12 11 (6.01%) Ruby
13 10 (5.46%) Perl
14 9 (4.92%) C++
15 5 (2.73%) PL/SQL
16 4 (2.19%) R
17 3 (1.64%) VB
17 3 (1.64%) XPath
17 3 (1.64%) PHP5
18 2 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (14.75%) Degree
2 3 (1.64%) ISEB
3 2 (1.09%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.56%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) WAI
Vendors
1 47 (25.68%) Adobe
2 12 (6.56%) Oracle
3 10 (5.46%) Google
4 9 (4.92%) DoubleClick
4 9 (4.92%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.92%) Sony
5 6 (3.28%) Perforce
5 6 (3.28%) IBM
5 6 (3.28%) Splunk
6 5 (2.73%) Terracotta
6 5 (2.73%) Brady
6 5 (2.73%) Sybase
7 4 (2.19%) Facebook
8 3 (1.64%) Twitter
8 3 (1.64%) Sencha
8 3 (1.64%) Sun
8 3 (1.64%) NCR
8 3 (1.64%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.09%) Vertica
9 2 (1.09%) Appcelerator
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