The first table below looks at the demand for ActionScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 172 155 152
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 14 34 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.35% 0.83% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 1.36% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 17
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,700 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2303 2508 2255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 56.91% 61.13% 60.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2011 2234 2082
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
ActionScript
North West

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ActionScript
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

ActionScript Salary Trend in Manchester

ActionScript
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ActionScript across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ActionScript Salary Histogram in Manchester

ActionScript
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 5 £30,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £30,000 -
ActionScript
North West

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 17 (77.27%) CSS
3 14 (63.64%) Flash
3 14 (63.64%) HTML5
4 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (54.55%) Web Services
6 11 (50.00%) Subversion
6 11 (50.00%) Scrum
6 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 11 (50.00%) jQuery
7 10 (45.45%) .NET
7 10 (45.45%) C#
7 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
8 8 (36.36%) Games
9 7 (31.82%) OOP
9 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
9 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
9 7 (31.82%) WCF
9 7 (31.82%) RESTful
10 6 (27.27%) SQL
11 5 (22.73%) XML
11 5 (22.73%) WebGL
11 5 (22.73%) REST
11 5 (22.73%) CSS3
11 5 (22.73%) HTML5 Canvas
12 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
12 4 (18.18%) ActionScript 2.0
12 4 (18.18%) TRADACOMS
12 4 (18.18%) QA

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) FTP
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) Intranet
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Subversion
1 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (36.36%) Games
2 4 (18.18%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.55%) French Language
3 1 (4.55%) German Language
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 5 (22.73%) .NET Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Web Applications Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Applications Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) XML Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Games Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) HTML
1 17 (77.27%) CSS
2 14 (63.64%) Flash
2 14 (63.64%) HTML5
3 12 (54.55%) Web Services
4 11 (50.00%) jQuery
5 10 (45.45%) .NET
5 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
6 7 (31.82%) WCF
6 7 (31.82%) RESTful
7 5 (22.73%) XML
7 5 (22.73%) WebGL
7 5 (22.73%) REST
7 5 (22.73%) CSS3
7 5 (22.73%) HTML5 Canvas
8 4 (18.18%) EDIFACT
9 3 (13.64%) XSL
9 3 (13.64%) XSLT
10 1 (4.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) TRADACOMS
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) BBC
3 1 (4.55%) Animation
3 1 (4.55%) Interactive TV
3 1 (4.55%) W3C
3 1 (4.55%) Xbox
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.55%) MHEG
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 2 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) OOP
4 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 4 (18.18%) Business Development
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 3 (13.64%) Data Mapping
6 2 (9.09%) Game Development
7 1 (4.55%) Data Management
7 1 (4.55%) Web Design
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) SEO
7 1 (4.55%) Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 10 (45.45%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) ActionScript 2.0
4 4 (18.18%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.55%) Google