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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 859 785 825
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +40
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 56 84 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.077% 0.067%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.092% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 45 70 77
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
61010 57344 63380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.85% 52.67% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 51860 49228 55773
Average salary £42,500 £41,125 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.34% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 July 2014 within the UK.

ActionScript 2.0 Salary Histogram in the UK

ActionScript 2.0
Top 21 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 24 July 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 -53 55 £32,500 -18.75% 3
London -28 37 £35,000 -22.22% 3
South East -25 12 £29,250 -16.42%
Southampton +11 8 - -
Hampshire +2 8 - -
South West -19 4 £29,000 +5.45%
City of London -16 3 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Bristol - 3 £29,000 -
Nottinghamshire +3 1 £32,500 -
Nottingham -1 1 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire -2 1 £32,500 +18.18%
East Midlands -7 1 £32,500 -
Kent -11 1 £32,500 -43.47%
Yorkshire -31 1 £57,750 +77.69%
Chiswick - 1 £35,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £57,750 -
Berkshire - 1 £20,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £26,000 -
Brighton - 1 £26,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £20,000 -

ActionScript 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 128 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 103 (80.47%) Flash
3 96 (75.00%) ActionScript 3.0
4 85 (66.41%) HTML
5 64 (50.00%) Photoshop
6 61 (47.66%) CSS
7 60 (46.88%) Adobe
8 51 (39.84%) Advertising
9 48 (37.50%) JavaScript
10 44 (34.38%) XML
11 41 (32.03%) Adobe Illustrator
12 39 (30.47%) Animation
13 37 (28.91%) DoubleClick
13 37 (28.91%) HTML5
14 32 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
15 26 (20.31%) Marketing
16 25 (19.53%) OOP
17 23 (17.97%) jQuery
17 23 (17.97%) CSS3
18 22 (17.19%) Social Media
18 22 (17.19%) XHTML
19 21 (16.41%) Degree
20 19 (14.84%) Dreamweaver
20 19 (14.84%) PHP
21 15 (11.72%) SQL
21 15 (11.72%) FTP
21 15 (11.72%) Facebook
22 14 (10.94%) MySQL
23 13 (10.16%) EDIFACT
23 13 (10.16%) Digital Media

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (6.25%) WordPress
1 8 (6.25%) Apache
2 6 (4.69%) SilverStripe
2 6 (4.69%) Gentran
2 6 (4.69%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.69%) Drupal
2 6 (4.69%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (4.69%) IIS
3 2 (1.56%) Joomla!
3 2 (1.56%) CMS
4 1 (0.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 64 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 41 (32.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 32 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 12 (9.38%) InDesign
5 5 (3.91%) MS Excel
6 4 (3.13%) Fireworks
7 2 (1.56%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.78%) Maya
8 1 (0.78%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.78%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.78%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.78%) Swift 3D
Business Applications
1 6 (4.69%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
1 6 (4.69%) IntelliMatch
2 5 (3.91%) HiPortfolio
3 2 (1.56%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.72%) FTP
2 8 (6.25%) HTTP
3 6 (4.69%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.91%) Internet
5 4 (3.13%) HTTPS
5 4 (3.13%) ISDN
6 2 (1.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.94%) MySQL
2 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.13%) Data Mining
2 4 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.34%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.56%) Hyperion Smart View
4 2 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.78%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 19 (14.84%) Dreamweaver
2 12 (9.38%) Subversion
3 7 (5.47%) Flash Builder
4 6 (4.69%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.91%) TortoiseSVN
5 5 (3.91%) PhoneGap
6 2 (1.56%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.78%) JIRA
7 1 (0.78%) Grunt
General
1 51 (39.84%) Advertising
2 26 (20.31%) Marketing
3 12 (9.38%) Games
4 7 (5.47%) Multimedia
5 6 (4.69%) Finance
6 5 (3.91%) Retail
7 4 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (2.34%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.34%) Banking
8 3 (2.34%) Law
8 3 (2.34%) Back Office
9 1 (0.78%) Front Office
9 1 (0.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 84 (65.63%) Developer
2 40 (31.25%) Flash Developer
3 36 (28.13%) Designer
4 19 (14.84%) Flash Designer
5 18 (14.06%) Analyst
6 15 (11.72%) Front-End Developer
7 13 (10.16%) Flash ActionScript Developer
8 12 (9.38%) Support Analyst
9 11 (8.59%) Junior Developer
9 11 (8.59%) Junior
9 11 (8.59%) ActionScript Developer
9 11 (8.59%) Junior Flash Developer
10 10 (7.81%) PHP Developer
11 7 (5.47%) EDI Analyst
12 6 (4.69%) Applications Support
12 6 (4.69%) Senior Developer
12 6 (4.69%) Graphic Designer
12 6 (4.69%) Applications Support Analyst
13 5 (3.91%) Business Analyst
13 5 (3.91%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (80.47%) Flash
2 85 (66.41%) HTML
3 61 (47.66%) CSS
4 44 (34.38%) XML
5 37 (28.91%) HTML5
6 23 (17.97%) jQuery
6 23 (17.97%) CSS3
7 22 (17.19%) XHTML
8 13 (10.16%) EDIFACT
9 12 (9.38%) EDI
10 11 (8.59%) JSON
10 11 (8.59%) Adobe AIR
11 10 (7.81%) Web Services
12 7 (5.47%) Middleware
12 7 (5.47%) Apache Flex
13 6 (4.69%) LAMP
13 6 (4.69%) SOAP
14 5 (3.91%) SAP PI
14 5 (3.91%) Backbone.js
15 3 (2.34%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 39 (30.47%) Animation
2 22 (17.19%) Social Media
3 13 (10.16%) Digital Media
4 11 (8.59%) Video Editing
5 8 (6.25%) TRADACOMS
6 7 (5.47%) Graphic Design
7 6 (4.69%) SWIFT
8 5 (3.91%) E-Learning
8 5 (3.91%) Mobile App
9 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
9 4 (3.13%) W3C
10 2 (1.56%) Blog
10 2 (1.56%) Flash Games
10 2 (1.56%) BBC
10 2 (1.56%) STB
10 2 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.78%) SCORM
11 1 (0.78%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.78%) AS400
11 1 (0.78%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.03%) Windows
2 8 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (1.56%) Android
3 2 (1.56%) HPUX
3 2 (1.56%) UNIX
4 1 (0.78%) OS/400
4 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.53%) OOP
2 12 (9.38%) Software Engineering
3 11 (8.59%) OO
4 10 (7.81%) Time Management
5 9 (7.03%) 3D Modelling
5 9 (7.03%) Game Development
6 8 (6.25%) Analytics
6 8 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (5.47%) MVC
7 7 (5.47%) Project Management
7 7 (5.47%) Display Advertising
8 6 (4.69%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (4.69%) Validation
8 6 (4.69%) Content Management
9 5 (3.91%) Web Design
9 5 (3.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (3.91%) Web Accessibility
9 5 (3.91%) Data Mapping
10 4 (3.13%) Test Scripting
10 4 (3.13%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 128 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 96 (75.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 48 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 19 (14.84%) PHP
5 15 (11.72%) SQL
6 9 (7.03%) Java
7 8 (6.25%) PowerHouse
8 5 (3.91%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.91%) Perl
8 5 (3.91%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.91%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.13%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.34%) PHP5
11 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.78%) RPG
11 1 (0.78%) C
11 1 (0.78%) C++
11 1 (0.78%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 21 (16.41%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) SLA
2 2 (1.56%) QA
Vendors
1 60 (46.88%) Adobe
2 37 (28.91%) DoubleClick
3 15 (11.72%) Facebook
4 9 (7.03%) Oracle
5 7 (5.47%) IBM
5 7 (5.47%) Twitter
6 6 (4.69%) Brady
7 5 (3.91%) Sybase
7 5 (3.91%) SAP
7 5 (3.91%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.13%) Omniture
9 3 (2.34%) Google
9 3 (2.34%) Sencha
10 2 (1.56%) Yahoo!
10 2 (1.56%) Sun
10 2 (1.56%) NCR
10 2 (1.56%) Nokia
10 2 (1.56%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.78%) Cognos
11 1 (0.78%) SEEBURGER
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