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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 226 182 203
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +21
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 12 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.65% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 1.13% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 33 17
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £27,600 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+22.13% +0.76%
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
3251 2911 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.71% 57.17% 58.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2855 2606 2728
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,110 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ActionScript across the South West region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

ActionScript Salary Histogram 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 6 March 2015. 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
Devon +4 6 £24,000 -27.27%
Bristol -21 6 £37,500 -25.00%
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 20 (86.96%) Flash
2 19 (82.61%) HTML
3 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
4 14 (60.87%) CSS
4 14 (60.87%) MS Excel
4 14 (60.87%) E-Learning
4 14 (60.87%) jQuery
4 14 (60.87%) ActionScript 3.0
4 14 (60.87%) ActionScript 2.0
5 10 (43.48%) Adobe
6 9 (39.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (39.13%) SCORM
6 9 (39.13%) Web Design
6 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 9 (39.13%) Photoshop
6 9 (39.13%) CSS3
6 9 (39.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (39.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (39.13%) Adobe After Effects
6 9 (39.13%) Graphic Design
7 6 (26.09%) Degree
7 6 (26.09%) Java
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) .NET
8 5 (21.74%) MS Office
8 5 (21.74%) Web Development
8 5 (21.74%) Marketing
8 5 (21.74%) 3D Modelling
8 5 (21.74%) HTML5
8 5 (21.74%) Digital Marketing

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (60.87%) MS Excel
2 9 (39.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (39.13%) Adobe After Effects
2 9 (39.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (39.13%) Photoshop
3 5 (21.74%) MS Office
3 5 (21.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (8.70%) Adobe Captivate
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (21.74%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) E-Learning Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Graduate
4 2 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Flash Developer
5 1 (4.35%) ActionScript Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Flash ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) Flash
2 19 (82.61%) HTML
3 14 (60.87%) CSS
3 14 (60.87%) jQuery
4 9 (39.13%) CSS3
5 5 (21.74%) HTML5
5 5 (21.74%) .NET
6 4 (17.39%) Apache Flex
7 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
8 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) E-Learning
2 9 (39.13%) SCORM
2 9 (39.13%) Graphic Design
3 2 (8.70%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Web Design
1 9 (39.13%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (21.74%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (21.74%) 3D Modelling
2 5 (21.74%) Web Development
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.04%) OOP
3 3 (13.04%) Software Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) OO PHP
4 2 (8.70%) UML
4 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (8.70%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) OOD
4 2 (8.70%) SOA
4 2 (8.70%) Validation
5 1 (4.35%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 14 (60.87%) ActionScript 3.0
2 14 (60.87%) ActionScript 2.0
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 4 (17.39%) PHP
6 3 (13.04%) C#
6 3 (13.04%) C++
7 2 (8.70%) Python
8 1 (4.35%) Golang
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
1 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Adobe
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Business Objects
4 2 (8.70%) IBM