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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 829 878 796
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -82
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 75 31 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.027% 0.077%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.053% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 46 29 72
Average salary £70,000 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+141.37% -17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+154.54% -21.42%

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
55942 58127 55691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.27% 50.96% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 47919 48745 47940
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 4 September 2015 within the UK.

ActionScript 2.0 Salary Histogram in the UK

ActionScript 2.0
Top 18 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 4 September 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
England +53 74 £70,000 +127.64% 1
South East +50 44 £70,000 +154.54%
Surrey - 28 £70,000 -
London -1 18 £30,000 -25.00%
Hampshire - 7 - -
Oxfordshire - 7 - -
Southampton - 7 - -
Oxford - 7 - -
Yorkshire +12 5 £32,500 +71.05% 1
West Yorkshire +9 5 £32,500 +71.05%
Bradford - 5 £32,500 -
Birmingham - 4 £29,750 -
West Midlands - 4 £29,750 -
Gloucestershire -7 3 £24,000 -26.15%
South West -14 3 £24,000 -17.24%
Gloucester - 3 £24,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £50,000 -
Brentford - 1 £30,000 -

ActionScript 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 126 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 76 (60.32%) jQuery
3 75 (59.52%) Microsoft
4 73 (57.94%) SQL
5 70 (55.56%) .NET
6 69 (54.76%) C#
7 65 (51.59%) SQL Server
8 63 (50.00%) EDI
8 63 (50.00%) EDIFACT
9 62 (49.21%) BizTalk Server
10 61 (48.41%) MVC
10 61 (48.41%) Clustering
10 61 (48.41%) SMTP
10 61 (48.41%) HTTP
10 61 (48.41%) SharePoint
10 61 (48.41%) JMS
10 61 (48.41%) WCF
10 61 (48.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 61 (48.41%) .NET Framework
10 61 (48.41%) Load Balancing
10 61 (48.41%) Entity Framework
11 56 (44.44%) Flash
11 56 (44.44%) HTML
12 44 (34.92%) JavaScript
13 43 (34.13%) HTML5
14 42 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
15 38 (30.16%) CSS
16 34 (26.98%) XML
17 24 (19.05%) CSS3
18 22 (17.46%) Degree

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 62 (49.21%) BizTalk Server
2 61 (48.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.17%) Gentran
Applications
1 20 (15.87%) Photoshop
2 17 (13.49%) Adobe After Effects
3 15 (11.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (5.56%) Maya
5 7 (5.56%) MS Visio
6 5 (3.97%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.79%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (48.41%) SMTP
1 61 (48.41%) HTTP
2 3 (2.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (51.59%) SQL Server
2 61 (48.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.17%) Data Mining
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
General
1 21 (16.67%) Games
2 14 (11.11%) Multimedia
3 9 (7.14%) Marketing
3 9 (7.14%) Advertising
4 8 (6.35%) Music Industry
5 6 (4.76%) Retail
6 3 (2.38%) Finance
7 2 (1.59%) Banking
7 2 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (70.63%) Developer
2 61 (48.41%) BizTalk Developer
3 21 (16.67%) Designer
4 14 (11.11%) Web Designer
4 14 (11.11%) Flash Developer
5 8 (6.35%) Flash ActionScript Developer
5 8 (6.35%) ActionScript Developer
6 7 (5.56%) Flash Designer
6 7 (5.56%) Analyst
7 4 (3.17%) Support Analyst
8 3 (2.38%) Web Developer
8 3 (2.38%) HTML Developer
8 3 (2.38%) E-Learning Developer
8 3 (2.38%) Data Analyst
9 2 (1.59%) EDI Analyst
9 2 (1.59%) Project Manager
9 2 (1.59%) Change Manager
9 2 (1.59%) Animator
9 2 (1.59%) Change Project Manager
10 1 (0.79%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (60.32%) jQuery
2 70 (55.56%) .NET
3 63 (50.00%) EDI
3 63 (50.00%) EDIFACT
4 61 (48.41%) .NET Framework
4 61 (48.41%) WCF
4 61 (48.41%) Entity Framework
4 61 (48.41%) JMS
5 56 (44.44%) Flash
5 56 (44.44%) HTML
6 43 (34.13%) HTML5
7 38 (30.16%) CSS
8 34 (26.98%) XML
9 24 (19.05%) CSS3
10 10 (7.94%) JSON
11 7 (5.56%) Web Services
12 2 (1.59%) Adobe AIR
13 1 (0.79%) Google Maps API
13 1 (0.79%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (48.41%) Clustering
2 14 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 10 (7.94%) Animation
4 8 (6.35%) E-Learning
5 7 (5.56%) Graphic Design
5 7 (5.56%) Video Editing
5 7 (5.56%) Mobile Games
5 7 (5.56%) Social Gaming
5 7 (5.56%) User Experience
6 3 (2.38%) FMCG
7 2 (1.59%) TRADACOMS
7 2 (1.59%) Social Media
7 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.90%) Android
1 15 (11.90%) Apple iOS
2 8 (6.35%) Windows
3 7 (5.56%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (48.41%) MVC
1 61 (48.41%) Load Balancing
2 17 (13.49%) Scrum
3 15 (11.90%) Android Development
3 15 (11.90%) iOS Development
4 14 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (11.11%) Web Design
5 9 (7.14%) OOP
5 9 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (6.35%) Unit Testing
6 8 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.35%) TDD
7 7 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 7 (5.56%) Monte Carlo Method
7 7 (5.56%) Game Development
8 6 (4.76%) User Stories
8 6 (4.76%) Web Development
9 5 (3.97%) OO
10 4 (3.17%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 126 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 73 (57.94%) SQL
3 69 (54.76%) C#
4 44 (34.92%) JavaScript
5 42 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
6 7 (5.56%) Lua
7 5 (3.97%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.59%) Java
8 2 (1.59%) Progress 4GL
9 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (17.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) WMI
2 1 (0.79%) SCOM
2 1 (0.79%) Cacti
2 1 (0.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 75 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.67%) DoubleClick
3 17 (13.49%) Adobe
4 6 (4.76%) Oracle
5 4 (3.17%) Vertica
6 2 (1.59%) Infor
7 1 (0.79%) Facebook
7 1 (0.79%) Twitter
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago