The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 258 224 210
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -14
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 5 18 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.066% 0.27% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.43% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 42
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +63.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £52,500 £35,000
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4048 4151 4249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 53.79% 61.16% 59.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3445 3646 3782
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ActionScript
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ActionScript Salary Trend in the North West

ActionScript
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ActionScript across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

ActionScript Salary Histogram in the North West

ActionScript
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Cheshire -14 3 £32,500 +22.64% 1
Manchester -12 2 £55,000 +29.41% 1
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Photoshop
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (71.43%) Adobe
2 5 (71.43%) Fireworks
2 5 (71.43%) SEO
2 5 (71.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (71.43%) Web Design
2 5 (71.43%) Flash
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Information Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Digital Media
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Automotive
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) BBC
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Android

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (71.43%) Photoshop
1 5 (71.43%) Fireworks
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (28.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Web Designer
1 5 (71.43%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Android Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) Flash
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Digital Media
2 1 (14.29%) BBC
2 1 (14.29%) MHEG
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) SEO
1 5 (71.43%) Web Design
1 5 (71.43%) Information Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (14.29%) ActionScript 2.0
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Adobe
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago