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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 862 793 817
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +24
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 37 80 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.075% 0.062%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.062% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 34 69 71
Average salary £30,750 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £27,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £35,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +40.00%

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
59399 56091 62727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.04% 52.73% 53.69%
Number of salaries quoted 49812 48226 55032
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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 £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

ActionScript 2.0 Salary Histogram in the UK

ActionScript 2.0
Top 19 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 29 August 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
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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 -79 36 £32,500 -7.14% 7
London +7 21 £40,000 -4.47% 5
South East -34 5 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Yorkshire -44 5 £19,000 -41.53%
West Yorkshire - 5 £19,000 -
City of London -8 4 £47,500 -
South West -16 4 £29,000 +5.45%
Leeds - 4 £19,000 -
Bristol - 3 £29,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £29,000 - 1
Southampton +5 1 - -
Gloucestershire -3 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Hampshire -15 1 - - 1
Manchester -23 1 £55,000 +10.00%
North West -28 1 £55,000 +10.00%
East Sussex - 1 £26,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £29,000 -
Brighton - 1 £26,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £20,000 -

ActionScript 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 105 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 82 (78.10%) Flash
3 77 (73.33%) ActionScript 3.0
4 73 (69.52%) HTML
5 57 (54.29%) Photoshop
6 54 (51.43%) CSS
7 53 (50.48%) Adobe
8 43 (40.95%) JavaScript
9 40 (38.10%) Adobe Illustrator
10 36 (34.29%) Animation
11 34 (32.38%) Advertising
12 31 (29.52%) Adobe After Effects
12 31 (29.52%) DoubleClick
12 31 (29.52%) HTML5
13 28 (26.67%) XML
14 19 (18.10%) CSS3
15 17 (16.19%) Social Media
15 17 (16.19%) jQuery
15 17 (16.19%) OOP
16 16 (15.24%) Dreamweaver
16 16 (15.24%) Degree
17 15 (14.29%) Marketing
17 15 (14.29%) XHTML
18 13 (12.38%) InDesign
18 13 (12.38%) SQL
18 13 (12.38%) Digital Media
19 12 (11.43%) Oracle
19 12 (11.43%) Subversion
20 11 (10.48%) Java
20 11 (10.48%) OO

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (7.62%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (7.62%) IIS
1 8 (7.62%) Apache
1 8 (7.62%) Tomcat
1 8 (7.62%) WebSphere
1 8 (7.62%) WordPress
2 6 (5.71%) CMS
2 6 (5.71%) Gentran
3 2 (1.90%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.95%) Drupal
4 1 (0.95%) Node.js
Applications
1 57 (54.29%) Photoshop
2 40 (38.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 31 (29.52%) Adobe After Effects
4 13 (12.38%) InDesign
5 5 (4.76%) Fireworks
6 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
7 2 (1.90%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.95%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.95%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.95%) Swift 3D
8 1 (0.95%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.95%) MS Office
8 1 (0.95%) Maya
8 1 (0.95%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.95%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 8 (7.62%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
1 8 (7.62%) IntelliMatch
2 7 (6.67%) HiPortfolio
3 4 (3.81%) Kondor+
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) SaaS
1 4 (3.81%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.52%) FTP
2 9 (8.57%) HTTP
3 8 (7.62%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.76%) Internet
5 4 (3.81%) ISDN
5 4 (3.81%) HTTPS
6 3 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.76%) MySQL
2 4 (3.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.81%) Data Mining
2 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.81%) Hyperion Smart View
3 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.95%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 16 (15.24%) Dreamweaver
2 12 (11.43%) Subversion
3 7 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.76%) TortoiseSVN
5 4 (3.81%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.95%) Grunt
6 1 (0.95%) Flash Builder
6 1 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 34 (32.38%) Advertising
2 15 (14.29%) Marketing
3 9 (8.57%) Games
4 8 (7.62%) Finance
5 5 (4.76%) Retail
5 5 (4.76%) Multimedia
6 4 (3.81%) Banking
6 4 (3.81%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (3.81%) Back Office
7 3 (2.86%) Law
7 3 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (58.10%) Developer
2 34 (32.38%) Designer
3 31 (29.52%) Flash Developer
4 20 (19.05%) Analyst
5 16 (15.24%) Flash Designer
6 15 (14.29%) Junior
6 15 (14.29%) Junior Developer
7 14 (13.33%) Support Analyst
8 13 (12.38%) Front-End Developer
9 11 (10.48%) Junior Flash Developer
10 10 (9.52%) Flash ActionScript Developer
11 8 (7.62%) ActionScript Developer
12 7 (6.67%) EDI Analyst
12 7 (6.67%) Graphic Designer
12 7 (6.67%) Applications Support
12 7 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
12 7 (6.67%) Senior Developer
12 7 (6.67%) Web Developer
13 5 (4.76%) Business Analyst
13 5 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (78.10%) Flash
2 73 (69.52%) HTML
3 54 (51.43%) CSS
4 31 (29.52%) HTML5
5 28 (26.67%) XML
6 19 (18.10%) CSS3
7 17 (16.19%) jQuery
8 15 (14.29%) XHTML
9 9 (8.57%) Middleware
10 8 (7.62%) EDIFACT
10 8 (7.62%) EDI
10 8 (7.62%) SOAP
11 7 (6.67%) Sass
11 7 (6.67%) LESS
12 6 (5.71%) Web Services
13 5 (4.76%) JSON
13 5 (4.76%) PhoneGap
13 5 (4.76%) Adobe AIR
13 5 (4.76%) Backbone.js
14 3 (2.86%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 36 (34.29%) Animation
2 17 (16.19%) Social Media
3 13 (12.38%) Digital Media
4 9 (8.57%) Video Editing
5 8 (7.62%) SWIFT
6 7 (6.67%) Graphic Design
7 5 (4.76%) E-Learning
8 4 (3.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (3.81%) W3C
8 4 (3.81%) STB
8 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.86%) TRADACOMS
10 2 (1.90%) Blog
10 2 (1.90%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.95%) Photography
11 1 (0.95%) AS400
11 1 (0.95%) SCORM
11 1 (0.95%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.95%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.52%) Windows
1 10 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (1.90%) HPUX
2 2 (1.90%) Android
2 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.90%) UNIX
3 1 (0.95%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.19%) OOP
2 11 (10.48%) OO
3 9 (8.57%) Software Engineering
3 9 (8.57%) Game Development
4 8 (7.62%) 3D Modelling
5 7 (6.67%) Display Advertising
5 7 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (6.67%) Project Management
5 7 (6.67%) Validation
6 6 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (4.76%) Web Accessibility
7 5 (4.76%) Web Design
8 4 (3.81%) E-business
8 4 (3.81%) SEO
8 4 (3.81%) ETL
8 4 (3.81%) Data Mapping
9 3 (2.86%) Graceful Degradation
9 3 (2.86%) Progressive Enhancement
10 2 (1.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 105 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 77 (73.33%) ActionScript 3.0
3 43 (40.95%) JavaScript
4 13 (12.38%) SQL
5 11 (10.48%) Java
6 8 (7.62%) PowerHouse
6 8 (7.62%) PL/SQL
6 8 (7.62%) Perl
7 5 (4.76%) Objective-C
7 5 (4.76%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.81%) PHP
8 4 (3.81%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.90%) C
9 2 (1.90%) C++
9 2 (1.90%) PHP5
10 1 (0.95%) RPG IV
10 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.95%) RPG
Qualifications
1 16 (15.24%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) HND
Vendors
1 53 (50.48%) Adobe
2 31 (29.52%) DoubleClick
3 12 (11.43%) Oracle
4 9 (8.57%) IBM
5 8 (7.62%) Brady
5 8 (7.62%) Facebook
5 8 (7.62%) Sybase
6 6 (5.71%) Twitter
7 4 (3.81%) TIBCO
7 4 (3.81%) Sun
7 4 (3.81%) NCR
8 2 (1.90%) Nokia
8 2 (1.90%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.90%) Sencha
9 1 (0.95%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.95%) SEEBURGER
9 1 (0.95%) SAP
9 1 (0.95%) Cognos
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