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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 816 808 781
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -27
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 50 67 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.064% 0.095%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.095% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 39 59 93
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £30,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+84.61% -7.14%

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
52542 55670 60607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.46% 53.39% 54.88%
Number of salaries quoted 45112 46796 53255
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 29 January 2015 within the UK.

ActionScript 2.0 Salary Histogram in the UK

ActionScript 2.0
Top 22 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 January 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 -1 50 £35,000 -6.66% 5
South East -12 17 £60,000 +100.00% 1
London -35 17 £32,250 -14.00% 1
Surrey - 14 £60,000 - 1
South West -9 9 £23,000 -42.50% 1
Devon - 9 £23,000 - 1
City of London +7 7 £35,000 +16.66%
Plymouth - 5 £22,000 -
East Midlands +14 4 £40,000 +68.42%
Nottingham - 4 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £40,000 -
West Midlands -7 2 £34,500 -20.68%
East Sussex - 2 £32,500 -
Brentford - 2 £35,000 -
Brighton - 2 £32,500 -
Hampshire -37 1 £29,000 -3.33%
East of England - 1 £35,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £29,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £35,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £34,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £35,000 -

ActionScript 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 84 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 59 (70.24%) HTML
3 49 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 49 (58.33%) CSS
3 49 (58.33%) Flash
4 45 (53.57%) ActionScript 3.0
5 43 (51.19%) HTML5
6 36 (42.86%) Photoshop
7 31 (36.90%) Adobe
8 30 (35.71%) jQuery
9 29 (34.52%) CSS3
10 27 (32.14%) Adobe Illustrator
11 25 (29.76%) Microsoft
12 19 (22.62%) HTTP
13 18 (21.43%) SQL Server
13 18 (21.43%) Adobe After Effects
14 17 (20.24%) MVC
14 17 (20.24%) E-Learning
15 16 (19.05%) EDIFACT
15 16 (19.05%) .NET
15 16 (19.05%) MS Excel
15 16 (19.05%) EDI
15 16 (19.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 15 (17.86%) Marketing
16 15 (17.86%) Degree
16 15 (17.86%) C#
16 15 (17.86%) XML
17 14 (16.67%) JMS
17 14 (16.67%) SMTP
17 14 (16.67%) BizTalk Server

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 14 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (11.90%) WordPress
3 8 (9.52%) CMS
4 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.76%) Apache
5 3 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.57%) IIS
5 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.38%) Drupal
6 2 (2.38%) Gentran
7 1 (1.19%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.19%) Liferay
Applications
1 36 (42.86%) Photoshop
2 27 (32.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (21.43%) Adobe After Effects
4 16 (19.05%) MS Excel
4 16 (19.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (11.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (9.52%) MS Office
7 7 (8.33%) InDesign
8 5 (5.95%) MS Visio
9 2 (2.38%) Fireworks
9 2 (2.38%) Acrobat
10 1 (1.19%) Maya
10 1 (1.19%) CorelDRAW
10 1 (1.19%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.57%) IntelliMatch
2 3 (3.57%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 2 (2.38%) Kondor+
3 2 (2.38%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.33%) MailChimp
2 2 (2.38%) SaaS
3 1 (1.19%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.62%) HTTP
2 14 (16.67%) SMTP
3 10 (11.90%) Internet
4 7 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 6 (7.14%) FTP
6 4 (4.76%) HTTPS
7 3 (3.57%) Firewall
8 1 (1.19%) Intranet
8 1 (1.19%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.38%) Hyperion Smart View
4 2 (2.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (3.57%) Subversion
2 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.19%) Ant
3 1 (1.19%) Maven
3 1 (1.19%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.19%) Selenium
3 1 (1.19%) Aptana Studio
General
1 15 (17.86%) Marketing
2 13 (15.48%) Games
3 5 (5.95%) Interactive Media
4 4 (4.76%) Finance
5 2 (2.38%) Retail
6 1 (1.19%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.19%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Advertising
6 1 (1.19%) Publishing
6 1 (1.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 64 (76.19%) Developer
2 15 (17.86%) Front-End Developer
3 14 (16.67%) BizTalk Developer
4 13 (15.48%) Web Developer
4 13 (15.48%) E-Learning Developer
5 10 (11.90%) .NET Developer
6 9 (10.71%) Junior
6 9 (10.71%) C# Developer
6 9 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Junior Web Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Junior Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Junior Front-End Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Designer
9 6 (7.14%) Graduate
10 5 (5.95%) Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Support Analyst
11 4 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
11 4 (4.76%) Administrator
11 4 (4.76%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (70.24%) HTML
2 49 (58.33%) CSS
2 49 (58.33%) Flash
3 43 (51.19%) HTML5
4 30 (35.71%) jQuery
5 29 (34.52%) CSS3
6 16 (19.05%) EDIFACT
6 16 (19.05%) .NET
6 16 (19.05%) EDI
7 15 (17.86%) XML
8 14 (16.67%) JMS
8 14 (16.67%) WCF
8 14 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 14 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 7 (8.33%) Sass
9 7 (8.33%) LESS
10 5 (5.95%) Web Services
11 4 (4.76%) XHTML
12 3 (3.57%) SOAP
12 3 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.24%) E-Learning
2 14 (16.67%) Clustering
3 13 (15.48%) Graphic Design
4 10 (11.90%) Animation
5 9 (10.71%) SCORM
5 9 (10.71%) User Experience
6 6 (7.14%) Video Editing
7 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.57%) SWIFT
7 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (3.57%) Statistics
7 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.38%) TRADACOMS
8 2 (2.38%) FMCG
8 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.38%) Social Media
8 2 (2.38%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (2.38%) STB
8 2 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) MVS
1 4 (4.76%) Linux
1 4 (4.76%) UNIX
2 3 (3.57%) Windows
3 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.24%) MVC
2 14 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 14 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 13 (15.48%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (15.48%) Analytics
4 11 (13.10%) Web Design
5 10 (11.90%) Web Analytics
6 7 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (8.33%) Pay per click
7 6 (7.14%) Time Management
7 6 (7.14%) Project Management
8 5 (5.95%) OOP
9 4 (4.76%) Web Development
9 4 (4.76%) Scrum
9 4 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.57%) RUP
10 3 (3.57%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.57%) Validation
10 3 (3.57%) People Management
10 3 (3.57%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 49 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 45 (53.57%) ActionScript 3.0
4 15 (17.86%) C#
5 12 (14.29%) PHP
6 11 (13.10%) Java
7 9 (10.71%) SQL
8 6 (7.14%) C++
9 5 (5.95%) Perl
10 4 (4.76%) R
10 4 (4.76%) JCL
10 4 (4.76%) REXX
11 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.57%) PHP5
11 3 (3.57%) PHP4
12 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.19%) Python
13 1 (1.19%) Lua
13 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (17.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) WAI
Vendors
1 31 (36.90%) Adobe
2 25 (29.76%) Microsoft
3 13 (15.48%) Google
4 11 (13.10%) DoubleClick
5 10 (11.90%) Sony
6 5 (5.95%) Oracle
7 3 (3.57%) Sybase
7 3 (3.57%) IBM
7 3 (3.57%) Brady
8 2 (2.38%) SEEBURGER
8 2 (2.38%) Vertica
8 2 (2.38%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.38%) Sun
8 2 (2.38%) NCR
8 2 (2.38%) SAP
9 1 (1.19%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.19%) Saba
9 1 (1.19%) Sencha
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