The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 242 208 190
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -18
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 14 46 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.63% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 1.05% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 43
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,250 £34,650
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4052 4374 4334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 56.40% 59.59% 60.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3477 3817 3909
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
ActionScript
England

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 18 April 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 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
Manchester -17 14 £30,000 -7.69%
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (69.23%) HTML
1 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
1 18 (69.23%) CSS
2 15 (57.69%) Flash
2 15 (57.69%) HTML5
3 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (46.15%) Web Services
4 12 (46.15%) jQuery
5 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
5 11 (42.31%) Subversion
5 11 (42.31%) Scrum
6 10 (38.46%) .NET
6 10 (38.46%) C#
6 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
7 8 (30.77%) XML
7 8 (30.77%) Games
8 7 (26.92%) OOP
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
8 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
8 7 (26.92%) FTP
8 7 (26.92%) HTTP
8 7 (26.92%) RESTful
8 7 (26.92%) ActionScript 2.0
8 7 (26.92%) WCF
9 6 (23.08%) Data Mapping
9 6 (23.08%) Business Development
9 6 (23.08%) CSS3
9 6 (23.08%) SQL
9 6 (23.08%) EDIFACT
10 5 (19.23%) XSLT

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
1 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) FTP
1 7 (26.92%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) Intranet
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
1 11 (42.31%) Subversion
2 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (30.77%) Games
2 4 (15.38%) Multimedia
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) French Language
3 2 (7.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Web Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Applications Developer
4 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) XML Developer
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Web Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Games Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) HTML
1 18 (69.23%) CSS
2 15 (57.69%) Flash
2 15 (57.69%) HTML5
3 12 (46.15%) Web Services
3 12 (46.15%) jQuery
4 10 (38.46%) .NET
4 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 8 (30.77%) XML
6 7 (26.92%) RESTful
6 7 (26.92%) WCF
7 6 (23.08%) CSS3
7 6 (23.08%) EDIFACT
8 5 (19.23%) XSLT
8 5 (19.23%) HTML5 Canvas
8 5 (19.23%) WebGL
8 5 (19.23%) REST
9 3 (11.54%) XSL
10 1 (3.85%) WinForms
10 1 (3.85%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) TRADACOMS
2 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) BBC
4 1 (3.85%) Interactive TV
4 1 (3.85%) W3C
4 1 (3.85%) Xbox
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.85%) MHEG
4 1 (3.85%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Android
1 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Scrum
3 7 (26.92%) OOP
4 6 (23.08%) Data Mapping
4 6 (23.08%) Business Development
5 5 (19.23%) Web Application Development
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) Data Management
7 3 (11.54%) Web Development
8 2 (7.69%) Game Development
9 1 (3.85%) Web Design
9 1 (3.85%) SEO
9 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.85%) Analytics
9 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.85%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 10 (38.46%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) ActionScript 2.0
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) PHP
7 1 (3.85%) Ruby
7 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.85%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.85%) Google