The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 412 383 357
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -26
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 38 47 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.22% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.45% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 73
Average salary £32,000 £34,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.56% +5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £50,000 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10871 10531 11535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.06% 49.06% 50.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9199 9251 10304
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
Berkshire +12 14 £31,500 +7.69% 2
Surrey -14 10 £32,500 +12.06%
Hampshire -3 7 £31,250 +25.00% 5
East Sussex - 5 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire -12 2 £38,750 +3.33%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 - 2
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 68 (91.89%) HTML
2 56 (75.68%) Flash
3 55 (74.32%) CSS
4 54 (72.97%) JavaScript
5 40 (54.05%) PHP
6 36 (48.65%) ActionScript 3.0
7 28 (37.84%) HTML5
8 25 (33.78%) Animation
9 23 (31.08%) jQuery
10 21 (28.38%) Apple iOS
11 20 (27.03%) .NET
11 20 (27.03%) XML
12 19 (25.68%) Android
13 17 (22.97%) ActionScript 2.0
14 16 (21.62%) MVC
15 15 (20.27%) Apache Flex
16 14 (18.92%) TDD
16 14 (18.92%) Ajax
16 14 (18.92%) Social Media
17 13 (17.57%) JSP
17 13 (17.57%) DOM
18 12 (16.22%) MySQL
18 12 (16.22%) Windows
18 12 (16.22%) UML
18 12 (16.22%) Adobe
18 12 (16.22%) REST
19 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
19 11 (14.86%) WordPress
19 11 (14.86%) Git (software)
20 10 (13.51%) Photoshop

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (14.86%) WordPress
2 3 (4.05%) CMS
3 1 (1.35%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.35%) Flash Media Server
3 1 (1.35%) Drupal
3 1 (1.35%) Confluence
3 1 (1.35%) Node.js
3 1 (1.35%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Photoshop
1 10 (13.51%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (5.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.70%) InDesign
4 1 (1.35%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.35%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (1.35%) MS Office
4 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.35%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Magento
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) MySQL
2 9 (12.16%) SQLite
3 1 (1.35%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.16%) Grunt
2 9 (12.16%) Ant
3 7 (9.46%) Subversion
4 3 (4.05%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (4.05%) Flash Builder
5 1 (1.35%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 9 (12.16%) Advertising
2 6 (8.11%) Marketing
3 5 (6.76%) Multimedia
4 3 (4.05%) Games
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.35%) Finance
5 1 (1.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 68 (91.89%) Developer
2 21 (28.38%) Web Developer
3 16 (21.62%) Front-End Developer
4 11 (14.86%) ActionScript Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Designer
6 5 (6.76%) PHP Developer
7 4 (5.41%) E-Learning Developer
7 4 (5.41%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Programmer
8 3 (4.05%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Graduate
8 3 (4.05%) User Experience Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Flex Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.70%) UI Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Graduate Programmer
9 2 (2.70%) Junior Programmer
9 2 (2.70%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (91.89%) HTML
2 56 (75.68%) Flash
3 55 (74.32%) CSS
4 28 (37.84%) HTML5
5 23 (31.08%) jQuery
6 20 (27.03%) XML
6 20 (27.03%) .NET
7 15 (20.27%) Apache Flex
8 14 (18.92%) Ajax
9 13 (17.57%) DOM
9 13 (17.57%) JSP
10 12 (16.22%) REST
11 10 (13.51%) SOAP
12 9 (12.16%) CodeIgniter
12 9 (12.16%) Backbone.js
12 9 (12.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (10.81%) Sass
13 8 (10.81%) LESS
13 8 (10.81%) AngularJS
13 8 (10.81%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.78%) Animation
2 14 (18.92%) Social Media
3 9 (12.16%) Video Editing
4 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.76%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.41%) E-Learning
7 3 (4.05%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (4.05%) Mathematics
7 3 (4.05%) Digital Media
7 3 (4.05%) Open Source
7 3 (4.05%) iPad
8 2 (2.70%) Physics
8 2 (2.70%) Mobile Games
8 2 (2.70%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.70%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.35%) Photography
9 1 (1.35%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (1.35%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.38%) Apple iOS
2 19 (25.68%) Android
3 12 (16.22%) Windows
4 9 (12.16%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.70%) Linux
6 1 (1.35%) OS/400
6 1 (1.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.62%) MVC
2 14 (18.92%) TDD
3 12 (16.22%) UML
4 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
5 10 (13.51%) Unit Testing
5 10 (13.51%) OO
6 9 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.46%) OOP
8 6 (8.11%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (6.76%) iOS Development
10 4 (5.41%) Project Management
10 4 (5.41%) Workflow
10 4 (5.41%) Scrum
11 3 (4.05%) Migration
11 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.05%) Android Development
12 2 (2.70%) 3D Modelling
12 2 (2.70%) CRM
12 2 (2.70%) Web Design
13 1 (1.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (72.97%) JavaScript
2 40 (54.05%) PHP
3 36 (48.65%) ActionScript 3.0
4 17 (22.97%) ActionScript 2.0
5 9 (12.16%) SQL
6 8 (10.81%) VBScript
7 6 (8.11%) C#
8 4 (5.41%) PHP5
9 3 (4.05%) C++
9 3 (4.05%) Python
10 2 (2.70%) VB
10 2 (2.70%) Java
10 2 (2.70%) Lua
11 1 (1.35%) PHP4
11 1 (1.35%) Haskell
11 1 (1.35%) RPG IV
11 1 (1.35%) RPG
11 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.35%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Adobe
2 10 (13.51%) Facebook
3 8 (10.81%) DoubleClick
4 3 (4.05%) Sencha
5 2 (2.70%) Google
5 2 (2.70%) Apple
5 2 (2.70%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle
5 2 (2.70%) SAP
6 1 (1.35%) Cognos
6 1 (1.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) Zend
6 1 (1.35%) Twitter
6 1 (1.35%) Rackspace
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