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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 235 190 209
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +19
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 6 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.097% 0.43% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.76% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 8
Average salary £24,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.90% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,450 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £34,100 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
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
3419 2898 3112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.40% 57.17% 53.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2957 2603 2812
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 September 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
Dorset +1 3 £24,500 -2.00%
Somerset - 2 £20,000 -
Bristol -16 1 £29,000 -14.70% 1
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 16 (76.19%) HTML
1 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
1 16 (76.19%) Flash
2 14 (66.67%) CSS
3 11 (52.38%) Adobe
4 8 (38.10%) Photoshop
4 8 (38.10%) HTML5
4 8 (38.10%) ActionScript 3.0
5 7 (33.33%) jQuery
6 6 (28.57%) Multimedia
6 6 (28.57%) PHP
7 5 (23.81%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (23.81%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (23.81%) Adobe Captivate
7 5 (23.81%) Drupal
7 5 (23.81%) ActionScript 2.0
8 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
8 4 (19.05%) Subversion
8 4 (19.05%) E-Learning
8 4 (19.05%) Ajax
8 4 (19.05%) Marketing
8 4 (19.05%) Degree
8 4 (19.05%) CMS
8 4 (19.05%) MySQL
9 3 (14.29%) Advertising
9 3 (14.29%) Magento
9 3 (14.29%) WordPress
9 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 3 (14.29%) CSS3
9 3 (14.29%) Facebook

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 5 (23.81%) Drupal
2 4 (19.05%) CMS
3 3 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Photoshop
2 5 (23.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (23.81%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (9.52%) Shockwave
3 2 (9.52%) Fireworks
4 1 (4.76%) Maya
4 1 (4.76%) 3ds Max
4 1 (4.76%) InDesign
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (4.76%) Swift 3D
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Magento
2 1 (4.76%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 6 (28.57%) Multimedia
2 4 (19.05%) Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Advertising
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Designer
3 4 (19.05%) Junior Web Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Junior Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Junior
4 3 (14.29%) Flash Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Website Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Flash Designer
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.52%) E-Learning Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Multimedia Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Graduate
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Flash ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) HTML
1 16 (76.19%) Flash
2 14 (66.67%) CSS
3 8 (38.10%) HTML5
4 7 (33.33%) jQuery
5 4 (19.05%) Ajax
6 3 (14.29%) CSS3
7 2 (9.52%) Backbone.js
7 2 (9.52%) Ext JS
7 2 (9.52%) .NET
7 2 (9.52%) XML
7 2 (9.52%) DOM
8 1 (4.76%) XHTML
8 1 (4.76%) XSLT
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) E-Learning
2 3 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (9.52%) Learning Management System
3 2 (9.52%) Social Network
3 2 (9.52%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) SCORM
4 1 (4.76%) Animation
4 1 (4.76%) Photography
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Social Media
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) MVC
2 1 (4.76%) Web Design
2 1 (4.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) ActionScript 3.0
3 6 (28.57%) PHP
4 5 (23.81%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) HND
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Adobe
2 3 (14.29%) Facebook
3 2 (9.52%) Macromedia