The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 840 790 788
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -2
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 77 93 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.084% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 63 80 121
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -13.04%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63878 59360 67268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.65% 53.46% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 53885 50924 59394
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

ActionScript 2.0 Salary Histogram in the UK

ActionScript 2.0
Top 28 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -61 77 £35,500 +1.42% 5
London -33 52 £37,500 -6.25% 4
City of London -18 9 £30,000 -36.84% 2
South East -21 7 £26,500 -6.19%
Hampshire - 7 £26,500 -
South West -3 5 £38,500 +28.33%
East of England -23 5 £25,875 -13.75%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £25,875 -
Southampton - 4 - -
Cambridge - 4 £25,875 -
Brentford - 4 £27,000 -
Andover - 3 £26,500 -
East Midlands -27 2 £27,000 -6.89%
Midlands - 2 £33,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £39,250 -
Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 - 1
Bristol - 2 £32,500 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +9 1 £45,000 +50.00%
West Midlands +5 1 £32,500 -56.66%
Birmingham +3 1 £32,500 -56.66%
Manchester -4 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Nottingham -5 1 £32,500 +12.06%
Nottinghamshire -12 1 £32,500 +12.06%
North West -12 1 £40,000 +20.30%
Leicestershire - 1 £21,500 -
Swindon - 1 £40,000 -
Leicester - 1 £21,500 -

ActionScript 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 135 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 108 (80.00%) Flash
3 92 (68.15%) ActionScript 3.0
4 72 (53.33%) HTML
5 62 (45.93%) Photoshop
6 58 (42.96%) XML
7 55 (40.74%) CSS
8 51 (37.78%) JavaScript
9 47 (34.81%) Adobe
10 45 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
11 44 (32.59%) Advertising
12 36 (26.67%) Animation
13 30 (22.22%) Degree
13 30 (22.22%) PHP
14 28 (20.74%) jQuery
14 28 (20.74%) HTML5
15 27 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
16 26 (19.26%) Marketing
17 24 (17.78%) XHTML
18 23 (17.04%) OOP
18 23 (17.04%) DoubleClick
18 23 (17.04%) CSS3
19 21 (15.56%) OO
19 21 (15.56%) FTP
20 20 (14.81%) Games
21 19 (14.07%) Dreamweaver
21 19 (14.07%) MySQL
22 18 (13.33%) EDIFACT
22 18 (13.33%) Social Media
23 15 (11.11%) Apache Flex

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (8.15%) WordPress
2 10 (7.41%) Drupal
3 6 (4.44%) SilverStripe
3 6 (4.44%) Gentran
4 5 (3.70%) Apache
5 4 (2.96%) CMS
6 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.48%) IIS
6 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.48%) Joomla!
Applications
1 62 (45.93%) Photoshop
2 45 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 27 (20.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 8 (5.93%) MS Excel
5 6 (4.44%) InDesign
6 4 (2.96%) Fireworks
7 2 (1.48%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
1 2 (1.48%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.74%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.74%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.56%) FTP
2 12 (8.89%) HTTP
3 4 (2.96%) Internet
3 4 (2.96%) HTTPS
3 4 (2.96%) ISDN
4 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.07%) MySQL
2 7 (5.19%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.96%) Data Mining
3 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (14.07%) Dreamweaver
2 10 (7.41%) Subversion
3 7 (5.19%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.19%) Flash Builder
4 4 (2.96%) PhoneGap
5 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.74%) JIRA
5 1 (0.74%) ProtoShare
5 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (32.59%) Advertising
2 26 (19.26%) Marketing
3 20 (14.81%) Games
4 12 (8.89%) Multimedia
5 6 (4.44%) Retail
6 2 (1.48%) Finance
6 2 (1.48%) Publishing
6 2 (1.48%) French Language
6 2 (1.48%) German Language
7 1 (0.74%) Automotive
7 1 (0.74%) Law
7 1 (0.74%) Front Office
7 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 83 (61.48%) Developer
2 37 (27.41%) Designer
3 29 (21.48%) Flash Developer
4 22 (16.30%) Flash Designer
5 16 (11.85%) Front-End Developer
6 14 (10.37%) Analyst
7 12 (8.89%) PHP Developer
7 12 (8.89%) ActionScript Developer
8 9 (6.67%) Flash ActionScript Developer
9 8 (5.93%) EDI Analyst
10 7 (5.19%) Web Developer
10 7 (5.19%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.44%) Consultant
12 5 (3.70%) Web Designer
12 5 (3.70%) Graphic Designer
12 5 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
12 5 (3.70%) Business Analyst
12 5 (3.70%) Lead Developer
13 4 (2.96%) Junior
13 4 (2.96%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (80.00%) Flash
2 72 (53.33%) HTML
3 58 (42.96%) XML
4 55 (40.74%) CSS
5 28 (20.74%) jQuery
5 28 (20.74%) HTML5
6 24 (17.78%) XHTML
7 23 (17.04%) CSS3
8 18 (13.33%) EDIFACT
9 15 (11.11%) Apache Flex
10 13 (9.63%) EDI
11 12 (8.89%) Web Services
12 10 (7.41%) JSON
13 8 (5.93%) SOAP
13 8 (5.93%) Backbone.js
13 8 (5.93%) PureMVC
14 7 (5.19%) Adobe AIR
14 7 (5.19%) LAMP
15 6 (4.44%) XSLT
16 5 (3.70%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.67%) Animation
2 18 (13.33%) Social Media
3 12 (8.89%) TRADACOMS
4 9 (6.67%) Flash Games
4 9 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.19%) Digital Media
6 6 (4.44%) E-Learning
6 6 (4.44%) Video Editing
7 5 (3.70%) Graphic Design
7 5 (3.70%) Kindle
7 5 (3.70%) W3C
8 4 (2.96%) BBC
8 4 (2.96%) Social Gaming
9 3 (2.22%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.48%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.48%) Blog
10 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.48%) RIA
11 1 (0.74%) Online Games
11 1 (0.74%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.44%) Windows
2 5 (3.70%) Linux
3 3 (2.22%) Android
4 2 (1.48%) HPUX
4 2 (1.48%) UNIX
5 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.04%) OOP
2 21 (15.56%) OO
3 12 (8.89%) MVC
4 11 (8.15%) Analytics
5 10 (7.41%) Project Management
5 10 (7.41%) Data Mapping
5 10 (7.41%) Time Management
6 7 (5.19%) Web Development
6 7 (5.19%) Content Management
7 6 (4.44%) Web Design
7 6 (4.44%) Business Development
7 6 (4.44%) 3D Modelling
8 5 (3.70%) Black-Box Testing
8 5 (3.70%) Game Development
8 5 (3.70%) TDD
8 5 (3.70%) Software Engineering
9 4 (2.96%) ETL
9 4 (2.96%) E-business
9 4 (2.96%) Validation
9 4 (2.96%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 135 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 92 (68.15%) ActionScript 3.0
3 51 (37.78%) JavaScript
4 30 (22.22%) PHP
5 11 (8.15%) SQL
6 9 (6.67%) Java
7 4 (2.96%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.96%) PHP5
8 3 (2.22%) PowerHouse
9 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.48%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.48%) C
9 2 (1.48%) C++
10 1 (0.74%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) QA
1 5 (3.70%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.96%) SLA
3 2 (1.48%) WCAG
Vendors
1 47 (34.81%) Adobe
2 23 (17.04%) DoubleClick
3 12 (8.89%) Facebook
4 8 (5.93%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.19%) Google
5 7 (5.19%) Sencha
6 5 (3.70%) Omniture
6 5 (3.70%) Oracle
7 4 (2.96%) SAP
7 4 (2.96%) Twitter
8 3 (2.22%) Sybase
9 2 (1.48%) IBM
9 2 (1.48%) Nokia
9 2 (1.48%) Brady
9 2 (1.48%) Yahoo!
9 2 (1.48%) SEEBURGER
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