The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 175 157 155
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.074% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.44% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £48,750 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.32% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £33,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £45,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2061 1801 1648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.89% 57.80% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1051 1296
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
ActionScript
UK

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 April 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 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
Edinburgh - 2 £60,000 -
Dundee -3 1 £37,500 +7.14%
ActionScript
UK

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (88.89%) C++
1 16 (88.89%) Java
1 16 (88.89%) ActionScript 3.0
2 14 (77.78%) Apple iOS
2 14 (77.78%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) Games
3 12 (66.67%) OO
3 12 (66.67%) Degree
3 12 (66.67%) Mathematics
4 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
5 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
5 10 (55.56%) Android
6 9 (50.00%) Python
7 7 (38.89%) OOD
7 7 (38.89%) Ruby
8 6 (33.33%) Flash
9 5 (27.78%) OOP
9 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
9 5 (27.78%) Web Development
10 4 (22.22%) HTML
10 4 (22.22%) .NET
10 4 (22.22%) UNIX
10 4 (22.22%) OpenGL
10 4 (22.22%) DirectX
11 3 (16.67%) MVC
11 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (16.67%) CSS
12 2 (11.11%) MySQL
12 2 (11.11%) PHP
12 2 (11.11%) Linux

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 14 (77.78%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Software Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Graduate
3 5 (27.78%) Programmer
4 4 (22.22%) Junior Programmer
4 4 (22.22%) Junior
4 4 (22.22%) Graduate Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Graduate Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Games Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Flash
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) OpenGL
2 4 (22.22%) DirectX
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) JSON
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (11.11%) jQuery
4 2 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (5.56%) Stage3D
5 1 (5.56%) MXML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Apple iOS
2 10 (55.56%) Android
3 4 (22.22%) UNIX
4 2 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) CentOS
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) OO
2 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
3 7 (38.89%) OOD
4 5 (27.78%) OOP
4 5 (27.78%) Web Development
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
6 2 (11.11%) Content Management
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Kanban
7 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (5.56%) Game Development
7 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C++
1 16 (88.89%) Java
1 16 (88.89%) ActionScript 3.0
2 14 (77.78%) C#
3 9 (50.00%) Python
4 7 (38.89%) Ruby
5 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.56%) Lua
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) Progress