The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 247 245 219
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -26
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.053% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.096% 0.24% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 13
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3133 3322 3270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.36% 54.25% 56.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2676 2831 2831
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 £29,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ActionScript
Salary Trend in the South West

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

ActionScript Salary Trend in the South West

ActionScript
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Gloucestershire +10 3 £35,000 +7.69%
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Adobe
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) C++
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (37.50%) Web Development
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) JSON
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
5 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (37.50%) UML
5 3 (37.50%) OOP
5 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (37.50%) Flash
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) IBM
5 3 (37.50%) Validation
5 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (37.50%) OOD
5 3 (37.50%) SOA
5 3 (37.50%) Apache Flex
5 3 (37.50%) Android

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (25.00%) CMS
2 2 (25.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (12.50%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Android Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Flex
4 3 (37.50%) Flash
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) LESS
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (25.00%) Sass
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Social Media
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
2 1 (12.50%) Learning Management System
2 1 (12.50%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Android Development
2 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (37.50%) OOD
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) Software Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) UML
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) Marketing Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Adobe
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (12.50%) Perforce
4 1 (12.50%) Sitecore