The first table below looks at the demand for ActionScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 25 July 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 407 396 358
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -38
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 44 42 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.19% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.38% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 75
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £22,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11106 10914 11669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.91% 49.28% 50.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9579 9562 10435
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ActionScript
Salary Trend in the South East

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

ActionScript Salary Trend in the South East

ActionScript
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ActionScript across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

ActionScript Salary Histogram in the South East

ActionScript
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Surrey -5 14 £32,500 -31.57%
Hampshire +10 10 £27,625 +10.50% 3
Berkshire +11 7 £31,500 +1.61% 1
East Sussex - 6 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire -4 4 £42,500 +21.42%
Middlesex +3 2 £33,750 +25.00%
Kent -10 1 £32,500 -5.79%
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 65 (86.67%) HTML
2 54 (72.00%) Flash
3 50 (66.67%) CSS
4 49 (65.33%) JavaScript
5 37 (49.33%) ActionScript 3.0
6 35 (46.67%) PHP
7 27 (36.00%) HTML5
8 24 (32.00%) Animation
9 22 (29.33%) jQuery
10 21 (28.00%) Apple iOS
11 19 (25.33%) Android
11 19 (25.33%) .NET
12 18 (24.00%) ActionScript 2.0
13 17 (22.67%) MVC
14 16 (21.33%) Apache Flex
15 15 (20.00%) Social Media
16 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
16 14 (18.67%) TDD
17 13 (17.33%) XML
18 12 (16.00%) Windows
18 12 (16.00%) UML
18 12 (16.00%) Advertising
18 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering
18 12 (16.00%) REST
19 11 (14.67%) WordPress
19 11 (14.67%) Backbone.js
19 11 (14.67%) Grunt
19 11 (14.67%) DoubleClick
19 11 (14.67%) Video Editing
19 11 (14.67%) MySQL

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 11 (14.67%) WordPress
2 2 (2.67%) CMS
3 1 (1.33%) Flash Media Server
3 1 (1.33%) Drupal
3 1 (1.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Photoshop
1 10 (13.33%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (5.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.33%) InDesign
3 1 (1.33%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Magento
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) MySQL
2 9 (12.00%) SQLite
3 1 (1.33%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.33%) HSQLDB
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.33%) OLAP
3 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.67%) Grunt
3 9 (12.00%) Ant
4 6 (8.00%) Subversion
5 3 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (4.00%) Flash Builder
6 1 (1.33%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (1.33%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.33%) Maven
General
1 12 (16.00%) Advertising
2 5 (6.67%) Multimedia
2 5 (6.67%) Marketing
3 3 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 69 (92.00%) Developer
2 18 (24.00%) Web Developer
2 18 (24.00%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (14.67%) ActionScript Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Designer
5 5 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (6.67%) Graduate
5 5 (6.67%) Programmer
6 4 (5.33%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.33%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (4.00%) User Experience Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Graphic Designer
7 3 (4.00%) Flex Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Graduate Programmer
8 2 (2.67%) Junior Programmer
8 2 (2.67%) UI Developer
8 2 (2.67%) UI Programmer
8 2 (2.67%) Digital Designer
8 2 (2.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (86.67%) HTML
2 54 (72.00%) Flash
3 50 (66.67%) CSS
4 27 (36.00%) HTML5
5 22 (29.33%) jQuery
6 19 (25.33%) .NET
7 16 (21.33%) Apache Flex
8 13 (17.33%) XML
9 12 (16.00%) REST
10 11 (14.67%) Backbone.js
11 10 (13.33%) Sass
11 10 (13.33%) LESS
11 10 (13.33%) AngularJS
11 10 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
12 9 (12.00%) Ajax
12 9 (12.00%) DOM
12 9 (12.00%) JSP
12 9 (12.00%) SOAP
13 8 (10.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.00%) Animation
2 15 (20.00%) Social Media
3 11 (14.67%) Video Editing
4 6 (8.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.33%) Graphic Design
5 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.00%) iPad
6 3 (4.00%) Digital Media
6 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (4.00%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.67%) Mobile Games
7 2 (2.67%) E-Learning
7 2 (2.67%) Physics
7 2 (2.67%) Open Source
8 1 (1.33%) Photography
8 1 (1.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.00%) Apple iOS
2 19 (25.33%) Android
3 12 (16.00%) Windows
4 9 (12.00%) Windows Phone
5 3 (4.00%) Linux
6 1 (1.33%) OS/400
6 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) MVC
2 14 (18.67%) TDD
3 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (16.00%) UML
4 10 (13.33%) OO
4 10 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (9.33%) OOP
6 6 (8.00%) Scrum
7 5 (6.67%) Workflow
8 4 (5.33%) iOS Development
9 3 (4.00%) 3D Modelling
10 2 (2.67%) Web Design
10 2 (2.67%) Android Development
10 2 (2.67%) Project Management
10 2 (2.67%) CRM
10 2 (2.67%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.33%) ERP
11 1 (1.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 49 (65.33%) JavaScript
2 37 (49.33%) ActionScript 3.0
3 35 (46.67%) PHP
4 18 (24.00%) ActionScript 2.0
5 8 (10.67%) SQL
6 6 (8.00%) VBScript
6 6 (8.00%) C#
7 4 (5.33%) Java
8 3 (4.00%) PHP5
8 3 (4.00%) C++
8 3 (4.00%) Python
9 2 (2.67%) VB
9 2 (2.67%) Lua
10 1 (1.33%) Haskell
10 1 (1.33%) Groovy
10 1 (1.33%) RPG IV
10 1 (1.33%) HQL
10 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.33%) Ruby
10 1 (1.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.33%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) DoubleClick
2 10 (13.33%) Facebook
3 9 (12.00%) Adobe
4 3 (4.00%) Sencha
5 2 (2.67%) Apple
5 2 (2.67%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.67%) Google
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle
5 2 (2.67%) SAP
6 1 (1.33%) Cognos
6 1 (1.33%) IBM
6 1 (1.33%) Zend
6 1 (1.33%) Twitter
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