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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript 3.0 over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 906 910 825
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -85
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 30 65 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.059% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.058% 0.11% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 148
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £24,250 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-26.51% +1.53%

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
51712 57110 62897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.82% 51.49% 52.22%
Number of salaries quoted 44802 48660 53726
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ActionScript 3.0
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ActionScript 3.0 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 2016 within the UK.

ActionScript 3.0 Salary Histogram in the UK

ActionScript 3.0
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +6 30 £35,000 -22.22% 5
London -7 14 £65,000 +40.54% 3
West Midlands -10 8 £24,000 -3.99% 2
South West - 5 £23,500 -
Bath - 5 £23,500 -
Somerset - 5 £23,500 -
Birmingham - 5 - -
Coventry - 3 £24,000 - 1
Wickford - 2 £32,500 -
East of England - 2 £32,500 -
Essex - 2 £32,500 -
South East +32 1 £35,000 -9.67%
Southampton - 1 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £35,000 -

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ActionScript 3.0.

1 68 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 54 (79.41%) JavaScript
3 50 (73.53%) HTML
4 49 (72.06%) Flash
5 42 (61.76%) CSS
6 38 (55.88%) HTML5
7 31 (45.59%) jQuery
7 31 (45.59%) Front End Development
8 29 (42.65%) CSS3
8 29 (42.65%) .NET
9 27 (39.71%) AngularJS
10 25 (36.76%) OOP
11 24 (35.29%) XML
12 21 (30.88%) Games
13 19 (27.94%) TypeScript
14 18 (26.47%) React
15 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (23.53%) Adobe
16 15 (22.06%) Ember.js
17 14 (20.59%) REST
18 13 (19.12%) Mobile App
18 13 (19.12%) User Experience
18 13 (19.12%) JSON
18 13 (19.12%) Apache Flex
18 13 (19.12%) PHP
19 12 (17.65%) Photoshop
19 12 (17.65%) Unit Testing
19 12 (17.65%) ActionScript 2.0
19 12 (17.65%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
19 12 (17.65%) KnockoutJS

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.76%) IIS
2 3 (4.41%) CMS
2 3 (4.41%) Drupal
2 3 (4.41%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.41%) Fireworks
3 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.41%) MS Office
3 3 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Dropbox
1 2 (2.94%) Google Drive
2 1 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.47%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) HTTP
2 2 (2.94%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) MySQL
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) Subversion
2 10 (14.71%) Git (software)
3 8 (11.76%) TortoiseSVN
4 5 (7.35%) Grunt
4 5 (7.35%) gulp
5 4 (5.88%) Maven
6 3 (4.41%) Fiddler
6 3 (4.41%) Flash Builder
7 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.47%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.47%) Selenium
7 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (30.88%) Games
2 6 (8.82%) Marketing
3 2 (2.94%) Advertising
3 2 (2.94%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 61 (89.71%) Developer
2 29 (42.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 16 (23.53%) Flash Developer
3 16 (23.53%) Games Developer
4 15 (22.06%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (16.18%) Flash Games Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.82%) ActionScript Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Angular Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Flash ActionScript Developer
8 4 (5.88%) HTML Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Email Developer
9 3 (4.41%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.41%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Designer
10 2 (2.94%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Solutions Designer
10 2 (2.94%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (73.53%) HTML
2 49 (72.06%) Flash
3 42 (61.76%) CSS
4 38 (55.88%) HTML5
5 31 (45.59%) jQuery
6 29 (42.65%) .NET
6 29 (42.65%) CSS3
7 27 (39.71%) AngularJS
8 24 (35.29%) XML
9 18 (26.47%) React
10 15 (22.06%) Ember.js
11 14 (20.59%) REST
12 13 (19.12%) Apache Flex
12 13 (19.12%) JSON
13 12 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
14 11 (16.18%) Aurelia
14 11 (16.18%) Dojo
14 11 (16.18%) Google Closure
14 11 (16.18%) XHR
14 11 (16.18%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Mobile App
1 13 (19.12%) User Experience
2 6 (8.82%) Online Games
3 5 (7.35%) Social Media
4 3 (4.41%) Animation
4 3 (4.41%) Browser Games
4 3 (4.41%) iPad
4 3 (4.41%) Motion Graphics
4 3 (4.41%) New Media
5 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.94%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (2.94%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.47%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Android
2 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) Front End Development
2 25 (36.76%) OOP
3 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.65%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 12 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 11 (16.18%) Game Development
5 11 (16.18%) Software Architecture
6 9 (13.24%) OO
7 7 (10.29%) MVC
8 6 (8.82%) Content Management
8 6 (8.82%) TDD
8 6 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (7.35%) Rapid Prototyping
9 5 (7.35%) Scrum
10 4 (5.88%) Release Management
11 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.41%) Email Marketing
11 3 (4.41%) Open Source
11 3 (4.41%) SEO
11 3 (4.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 54 (79.41%) JavaScript
3 19 (27.94%) TypeScript
4 13 (19.12%) PHP
5 12 (17.65%) ActionScript 2.0
6 11 (16.18%) CoffeeScript
6 11 (16.18%) ES6
7 10 (14.71%) C#
8 4 (5.88%) SQL
9 3 (4.41%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.94%) Java
10 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.47%) C++
11 1 (1.47%) R
11 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.47%) VB
11 1 (1.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Adobe
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.41%) Facebook
3 3 (4.41%) Google
3 3 (4.41%) Macromedia
4 2 (2.94%) DoubleClick
4 2 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (2.94%) Twitter
5 1 (1.47%) Telerik
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