The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript 3.0 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript 3.0 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 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 782 702 621
Rank change year-on-year
-80 -81
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 117 171 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.30% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 107 148 267
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%

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 3.0
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript 3.0 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ActionScript 3.0
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 within the UK.

ActionScript 3.0 Salary Trend in the UK

ActionScript 3.0
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

ActionScript 3.0 Salary Histogram in the UK

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 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
(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 -93 112 £45,000 +28.57% 21
London -18 60 £45,000 -10.00% 15
West Midlands -4 25 £60,000 +140.00% 1
Birmingham +17 17 £60,000 +140.00% 1
South East -33 13 £31,875 -6.25% 4
South West -20 6 £27,000 -14.28%
Farnham +7 4 £32,500 +30.00%
Surrey -7 4 £32,500 +30.00%
West Yorkshire -35 4 £19,000 -49.33%
Yorkshire -46 4 £19,000 -41.53%
Hampshire - 4 £31,250 - 4
Leeds - 4 £19,000 -
Southampton - 4 £31,250 - 2
Berkshire -3 3 £29,000 -6.45%
Bristol -6 3 £29,000 -14.70%
City of London -26 3 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Stoke-on-Trent +3 2 £37,500 +10.29%
Staffordshire -14 2 £37,500 +10.29%
Scotland - 2 £50,000 -
Somerset - 2 £22,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £33,750 - 1
East Sussex - 2 £33,000 -
Street - 2 £22,500 -
Brighton - 2 £33,000 -
Gloucestershire -6 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Manchester -23 1 £55,000 +10.00%
East of England -28 1 £40,000 +23.07%
North West -28 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Leicestershire - 1 £37,500 -
Leicester - 1 £37,500 -

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ActionScript 3.0 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 3.0.

1 293 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 223 (76.11%) Flash
3 208 (70.99%) HTML
4 191 (65.19%) JavaScript
5 184 (62.80%) CSS
6 132 (45.05%) HTML5
7 93 (31.74%) OOP
8 92 (31.40%) Adobe
9 89 (30.38%) Git (software)
10 88 (30.03%) jQuery
11 84 (28.67%) Games
11 84 (28.67%) CSS3
12 80 (27.30%) OO
12 80 (27.30%) Photoshop
12 80 (27.30%) PHP
12 80 (27.30%) Java
13 77 (26.28%) ActionScript 2.0
14 68 (23.21%) Android
15 67 (22.87%) MVC
16 63 (21.50%) E-Commerce
17 58 (19.80%) XML
17 58 (19.80%) TDD
18 55 (18.77%) Facebook
19 54 (18.43%) Scrum
20 50 (17.06%) Apple iOS
21 48 (16.38%) MySQL
22 45 (15.36%) Adobe Illustrator
23 44 (15.02%) Python
23 44 (15.02%) REST
24 43 (14.68%) LESS

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ActionScript 3.0 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 3.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (9.90%) CMS
2 25 (8.53%) Node.js
3 24 (8.19%) WordPress
4 9 (3.07%) Apache
5 8 (2.73%) ExpressionEngine
6 6 (2.05%) Drupal
7 3 (1.02%) nginx
8 2 (0.68%) Moodle
8 2 (0.68%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.68%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.34%) Flash Media Server
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 80 (27.30%) Photoshop
2 45 (15.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 32 (10.92%) Adobe After Effects
4 9 (3.07%) InDesign
5 8 (2.73%) Fireworks
6 4 (1.37%) MS Excel
7 3 (1.02%) MS Office
8 2 (0.68%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.68%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.34%) Swift 3D
9 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.34%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.34%) Maya
9 1 (0.34%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.37%) MailChimp
2 2 (0.68%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.68%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.80%) Internet
2 12 (4.10%) SSL
3 10 (3.41%) Intranet
4 8 (2.73%) Extranet
4 8 (2.73%) DNS
5 7 (2.39%) SMS
6 6 (2.05%) HTTP
7 5 (1.71%) SSH
8 4 (1.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (16.38%) MySQL
2 9 (3.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.07%) SQLite
3 7 (2.39%) Big Data
4 6 (2.05%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 89 (30.38%) Git (software)
2 29 (9.90%) Ant
3 26 (8.87%) JUnit
3 26 (8.87%) Behat
4 24 (8.19%) Subversion
5 21 (7.17%) Dreamweaver
6 19 (6.48%) JIRA
6 19 (6.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 14 (4.78%) Cucumber
7 14 (4.78%) Selenium
7 14 (4.78%) Maven
8 13 (4.44%) TestNG
8 13 (4.44%) WebDriver
8 13 (4.44%) PHPUnit
8 13 (4.44%) Mockito
8 13 (4.44%) Jenkins
9 10 (3.41%) FlexUnit
10 8 (2.73%) Grunt
11 7 (2.39%) Xdebug
12 6 (2.05%) Jasmine
General
1 84 (28.67%) Games
2 43 (14.68%) Advertising
3 31 (10.58%) Marketing
4 26 (8.87%) Manufacturing
5 17 (5.80%) Telecoms
5 17 (5.80%) Retail
6 15 (5.12%) Finance
7 8 (2.73%) Billing
8 7 (2.39%) Multimedia
9 5 (1.71%) Automotive
10 4 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.37%) Banking
11 3 (1.02%) Law
12 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 254 (86.69%) Developer
2 64 (21.84%) Flash Developer
3 39 (13.31%) PHP Developer
4 35 (11.95%) Designer
5 34 (11.60%) Senior Developer
6 29 (9.90%) ActionScript Developer
7 28 (9.56%) Front-End Developer
8 25 (8.53%) Junior Developer
8 25 (8.53%) Junior
9 19 (6.48%) Web Developer
9 19 (6.48%) Applications Developer
9 19 (6.48%) Mobile Developer
10 18 (6.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 18 (6.14%) Flash Designer
11 14 (4.78%) Flash ActionScript Developer
11 14 (4.78%) Games Developer
12 13 (4.44%) Senior PHP Developer
13 12 (4.10%) UI Developer
13 12 (4.10%) UI Programmer
14 11 (3.75%) Junior Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (76.11%) Flash
2 208 (70.99%) HTML
3 184 (62.80%) CSS
4 132 (45.05%) HTML5
5 88 (30.03%) jQuery
6 84 (28.67%) CSS3
7 58 (19.80%) XML
8 44 (15.02%) REST
9 43 (14.68%) LESS
10 42 (14.33%) Ajax
11 41 (13.99%) Apache Flex
12 39 (13.31%) JSON
13 37 (12.63%) Backbone.js
14 33 (11.26%) AngularJS
15 30 (10.24%) XHTML
16 24 (8.19%) PhoneGap
17 22 (7.51%) Sass
18 20 (6.83%) SOAP
19 19 (6.48%) .NET
20 18 (6.14%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.97%) Animation
2 35 (11.95%) Social Media
3 33 (11.26%) Mobile App
4 21 (7.17%) Digital Media
5 18 (6.14%) Computer Science
5 18 (6.14%) N-Tier
5 18 (6.14%) Blackberry
6 15 (5.12%) Social Gaming
7 14 (4.78%) iPad
8 13 (4.44%) E-Learning
9 12 (4.10%) iPhone
10 10 (3.41%) IPTV
11 9 (3.07%) W3C
11 9 (3.07%) Video Editing
11 9 (3.07%) Social Network
11 9 (3.07%) RIA
11 9 (3.07%) Online Games
12 8 (2.73%) Streaming Video
12 8 (2.73%) STB
13 7 (2.39%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 68 (23.21%) Android
2 50 (17.06%) Apple iOS
3 41 (13.99%) Windows
4 30 (10.24%) Linux
5 18 (6.14%) Windows 8
6 9 (3.07%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.68%) UNIX
7 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.68%) CentOS
7 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (31.74%) OOP
2 80 (27.30%) OO
3 67 (22.87%) MVC
4 63 (21.50%) E-Commerce
5 58 (19.80%) TDD
6 54 (18.43%) Scrum
7 41 (13.99%) Software Engineering
8 26 (8.87%) Kanban
8 26 (8.87%) Game Development
9 25 (8.53%) Android Development
9 25 (8.53%) iOS Development
10 20 (6.83%) BDD
11 19 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (6.48%) SOA
12 16 (5.46%) SEO
12 16 (5.46%) Unit Testing
13 15 (5.12%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (4.78%) Automated Testing
14 14 (4.78%) Test Automation
14 14 (4.78%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 293 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 191 (65.19%) JavaScript
3 80 (27.30%) PHP
3 80 (27.30%) Java
4 77 (26.28%) ActionScript 2.0
5 44 (15.02%) Python
6 41 (13.99%) Objective-C
7 26 (8.87%) Lua
8 20 (6.83%) C++
9 19 (6.48%) SQL
10 16 (5.46%) PHP5
11 14 (4.78%) C#
12 8 (2.73%) PowerHouse
13 7 (2.39%) Ruby
14 5 (1.71%) VBScript
15 4 (1.37%) CoffeeScript
15 4 (1.37%) BrightScript
16 3 (1.02%) Erlang
17 1 (0.34%) HLSL
17 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (9.56%) Degree
2 18 (6.14%) SC Cleared
2 18 (6.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.34%) HND
3 1 (0.34%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (11.95%) QA
2 3 (1.02%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 92 (31.40%) Adobe
2 55 (18.77%) Facebook
3 33 (11.26%) DoubleClick
4 21 (7.17%) Sencha
5 18 (6.14%) Appcelerator
5 18 (6.14%) Zend
6 11 (3.75%) Twitter
7 5 (1.71%) Google
8 4 (1.37%) Microsoft
8 4 (1.37%) Roku
9 3 (1.02%) Macromedia
10 2 (0.68%) Nokia
10 2 (0.68%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.68%) Apple
11 1 (0.34%) Yahoo!
11 1 (0.34%) Siemens
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