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

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank - 260 228
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 0 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.043% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.086% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 20
Average salary - £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2836 3489 3878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.31% 50.52% 59.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2425 3083 3377
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Adobe
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe AIR
1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
1 5 (83.33%) Android Development
1 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Flash
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Cocoa
3 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Apple
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Android Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) iOS Android Developer
1 5 (83.33%) iOS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) EDI Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe AIR
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) Flash
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (33.33%) Cocoa
3 2 (33.33%) Sencha Touch
4 1 (16.67%) EDI
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Android Development
1 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe
2 2 (33.33%) Apple
2 2 (33.33%) Sencha