The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript 2.0 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript 2.0 over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 843 848 796
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -52
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 60 80 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.069% 0.085%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 38 66 81
Average salary £60,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.01% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £26,875 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £32,500 £28,750
% change year-on-year
+84.61% +13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56040 61209 59620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.64% 52.78% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 47671 51498 51275
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

ActionScript 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ActionScript 2.0
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 within the UK.

ActionScript 2.0 Salary Trend in the UK

ActionScript 2.0
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 within the UK.

ActionScript 2.0 Salary Histogram in the UK

ActionScript 2.0
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 within the UK over the 3 months to 1 April 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
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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
England +14 60 £60,000 +69.01% 5
South East +5 24 £60,000 +126.41% 2
London -40 24 £30,000 -22.07%
Surrey - 21 £60,000 - 2
City of London +9 5 £35,000 +2.18%
South West -18 5 - -
Devon - 5 - -
East Midlands +16 3 £40,000 +68.42% 1
Nottinghamshire +8 3 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Nottingham -2 3 £40,000 +23.07%
North West +6 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Cheshire +2 2 £45,000 +38.46%
Brentford -7 2 £30,000 +11.11%
Brighton - 2 £32,500 -
Chester - 2 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £32,500 -
East of England +16 1 £35,000 +30.84%
Birmingham -10 1 £32,500 - 1
West Midlands -12 1 £32,500 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £35,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -

ActionScript 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ActionScript 2.0 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 2.0.

1 103 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 62 (60.19%) HTML
3 56 (54.37%) JavaScript
4 53 (51.46%) CSS
5 52 (50.49%) Flash
6 48 (46.60%) HTML5
7 39 (37.86%) Microsoft
7 39 (37.86%) Adobe
8 38 (36.89%) SQL Server
9 35 (33.98%) jQuery
9 35 (33.98%) ActionScript 3.0
10 34 (33.01%) .NET
11 32 (31.07%) C#
11 32 (31.07%) Degree
12 31 (30.10%) EDI
12 31 (30.10%) HTTP
12 31 (30.10%) MVC
12 31 (30.10%) EDIFACT
13 30 (29.13%) BizTalk Server
14 29 (28.16%) JMS
14 29 (28.16%) SMTP
14 29 (28.16%) Clustering
14 29 (28.16%) .NET Framework
14 29 (28.16%) Load Balancing
14 29 (28.16%) WCF
14 29 (28.16%) SQL Server 2008
14 29 (28.16%) Entity Framework
14 29 (28.16%) CSS3
14 29 (28.16%) Web Application Development
15 28 (27.18%) Games

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ActionScript 2.0 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 2.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (29.13%) BizTalk Server
2 19 (18.45%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.88%) Gentran
4 1 (0.97%) Apache
4 1 (0.97%) CMS
4 1 (0.97%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.97%) Drupal
4 1 (0.97%) WordPress
4 1 (0.97%) Liferay
Applications
1 26 (25.24%) Photoshop
2 25 (24.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 18 (17.48%) Adobe After Effects
3 18 (17.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (16.50%) MS Excel
5 9 (8.74%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (7.77%) MS Office
7 6 (5.83%) InDesign
8 4 (3.88%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.97%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.97%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.97%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.97%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 31 (30.10%) HTTP
2 29 (28.16%) SMTP
3 10 (9.71%) Internet
4 8 (7.77%) FTP
5 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.88%) HTTPS
6 3 (2.91%) Firewall
7 1 (0.97%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (36.89%) SQL Server
2 29 (28.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.88%) Data Mining
3 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.97%) Maven
2 1 (0.97%) Selenium
2 1 (0.97%) Aptana Studio
2 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.97%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.97%) Ant
General
1 28 (27.18%) Games
2 16 (15.53%) Marketing
3 12 (11.65%) Multimedia
4 5 (4.85%) Interactive Media
5 4 (3.88%) Retail
6 3 (2.91%) Advertising
7 1 (0.97%) Finance
Job Titles
1 68 (66.02%) Developer
2 29 (28.16%) BizTalk Developer
3 19 (18.45%) Designer
4 14 (13.59%) E-Learning Developer
5 12 (11.65%) Web Designer
6 10 (9.71%) .NET Developer
7 9 (8.74%) C# Developer
7 9 (8.74%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Graduate
9 5 (4.85%) Analyst
9 5 (4.85%) Junior
9 5 (4.85%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Systems Support
10 4 (3.88%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Interactive Designer
10 4 (3.88%) Junior Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Systems Support Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Administrator
10 4 (3.88%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (60.19%) HTML
2 53 (51.46%) CSS
3 52 (50.49%) Flash
4 48 (46.60%) HTML5
5 35 (33.98%) jQuery
6 34 (33.01%) .NET
7 31 (30.10%) EDI
7 31 (30.10%) EDIFACT
8 29 (28.16%) JMS
8 29 (28.16%) Entity Framework
8 29 (28.16%) CSS3
8 29 (28.16%) .NET Framework
8 29 (28.16%) WCF
9 22 (21.36%) XML
10 5 (4.85%) Web Services
11 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET
11 3 (2.91%) HTML5 Canvas
12 2 (1.94%) Silverlight
12 2 (1.94%) LINQ
13 1 (0.97%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 29 (28.16%) Clustering
2 18 (17.48%) E-Learning
3 13 (12.62%) Mobile App
4 11 (10.68%) Graphic Design
5 9 (8.74%) SCORM
6 6 (5.83%) Video Editing
7 4 (3.88%) Animation
7 4 (3.88%) User Experience
8 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.91%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.91%) Mobile Games
8 3 (2.91%) Statistics
8 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.94%) FMCG
9 2 (1.94%) TRADACOMS
10 1 (0.97%) Open Source
10 1 (0.97%) Social Media
10 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.97%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.88%) UNIX
1 4 (3.88%) MVS
2 1 (0.97%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.10%) MVC
2 29 (28.16%) Load Balancing
2 29 (28.16%) Web Application Development
3 26 (25.24%) Responsive Web Design
4 22 (21.36%) Web Design
5 14 (13.59%) Analytics
6 12 (11.65%) Monte Carlo Method
7 10 (9.71%) Web Analytics
8 8 (7.77%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (6.80%) Pay per click
10 6 (5.83%) Project Management
10 6 (5.83%) Time Management
11 5 (4.85%) 3D Modelling
11 5 (4.85%) Web Development
12 4 (3.88%) Business Analysis
12 4 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (3.88%) Validation
12 4 (3.88%) ETL
13 3 (2.91%) OO
13 3 (2.91%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 103 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 56 (54.37%) JavaScript
3 35 (33.98%) ActionScript 3.0
4 32 (31.07%) C#
5 25 (24.27%) SQL
6 10 (9.71%) PHP
7 7 (6.80%) Java
8 6 (5.83%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.83%) C++
9 4 (3.88%) JCL
9 4 (3.88%) R
9 4 (3.88%) REXX
10 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.97%) Python
10 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (31.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Nagios
1 1 (0.97%) SCOM
1 1 (0.97%) Cacti
Vendors
1 39 (37.86%) Microsoft
1 39 (37.86%) Adobe
2 14 (13.59%) Google
3 11 (10.68%) DoubleClick
4 10 (9.71%) Sony
5 4 (3.88%) Oracle
5 4 (3.88%) Vertica
6 2 (1.94%) SEEBURGER
6 2 (1.94%) SAP
7 1 (0.97%) Saba
7 1 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.97%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.97%) Sencha
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