The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 164 152 152
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 9 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 0.24% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £37,000 - £32,750
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 - £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 - £39,950
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
ActionScript
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1930 1651 1682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.31% 54.34% 52.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1083 1123
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ActionScript
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

ActionScript Salary Trend in Scotland

ActionScript
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

ActionScript Salary Histogram in Scotland

ActionScript
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Edinburgh - 7 £39,500 -
Dundee +8 1 - -
ActionScript
UK

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (100.00%) Flash
2 10 (90.91%) Java
3 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
4 8 (72.73%) Games
4 8 (72.73%) Degree
5 7 (63.64%) Mathematics
5 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
5 7 (63.64%) Adobe
5 7 (63.64%) C#
5 7 (63.64%) CSS
5 7 (63.64%) HTML
5 7 (63.64%) Linux
6 6 (54.55%) Apache Flex
6 6 (54.55%) Spring
6 6 (54.55%) Adobe AIR
7 5 (45.45%) JPA
7 5 (45.45%) NHibernate
7 5 (45.45%) Cairngorm
7 5 (45.45%) PureMVC
7 5 (45.45%) BlazeDS
7 5 (45.45%) REST
7 5 (45.45%) Robotlegs
7 5 (45.45%) Parsley
7 5 (45.45%) WPF
7 5 (45.45%) J2EE
7 5 (45.45%) XML
7 5 (45.45%) XSLT
7 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
7 5 (45.45%) Project Management
7 5 (45.45%) Hibernate

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
General
1 8 (72.73%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Flash ActionScript Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Flash Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Flash
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) Apache Flex
3 6 (54.55%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) Adobe AIR
4 5 (45.45%) JPA
4 5 (45.45%) NHibernate
4 5 (45.45%) Cairngorm
4 5 (45.45%) PureMVC
4 5 (45.45%) BlazeDS
4 5 (45.45%) REST
4 5 (45.45%) Robotlegs
4 5 (45.45%) Parsley
4 5 (45.45%) WPF
4 5 (45.45%) J2EE
4 5 (45.45%) XML
4 5 (45.45%) XSLT
4 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
4 5 (45.45%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Mathematics
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
2 2 (18.18%) CentOS
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (18.18%) Ruby
6 1 (9.09%) GLSL
6 1 (9.09%) HLSL
6 1 (9.09%) Lua
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Adobe
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Apple