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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 795 697 595
Rank change year-on-year
-98 -102
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 100 191 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.33% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 94 157 286
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 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+81.81% +10.00%

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
57412 57896 61721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.35% 53.51% 53.58%
Number of salaries quoted 48330 49912 53952
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 20 October 2014 within the UK.

ActionScript 3.0 Salary Histogram in the UK

ActionScript 3.0
Top 29 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 20 October 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 -108 96 £45,000 +28.57% 20
London -45 49 £45,000 +5.88% 11
West Midlands -13 26 £60,000 +81.81% 6
Birmingham +11 24 £60,000 +140.00% 2
South East -21 8 £31,250 -3.84% 1
West Yorkshire -21 7 £19,000 -44.11%
Leeds -23 7 £19,000 -44.11%
Yorkshire -36 7 £19,000 -44.11%
City of London +1 5 £47,750 +35.46% 6
Scotland - 4 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -15 3 £27,500 - 1
East of England -37 3 £27,500 - 1
Borehamwood - 3 £27,500 - 1
South West -23 2 £22,000 -35.29% 1
Hammersmith - 2 £40,000 -
Dundee - 2 £37,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 £52,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £33,250 -
Devon - 2 £22,000 - 1
Hampshire - 2 £31,250 - 1
Plymouth - 2 £22,000 -
Southampton - 2 £31,250 -
Oxford -2 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Oxfordshire -5 1 £40,000 +15.94%
Manchester -20 1 £55,000 +4.76%
North West -26 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Staffordshire - 1 £37,500 - 4
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £37,500 - 4
Wokingham - 1 £29,000 -

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 257 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 193 (75.10%) HTML
3 188 (73.15%) Flash
4 176 (68.48%) JavaScript
5 170 (66.15%) CSS
6 135 (52.53%) HTML5
7 91 (35.41%) jQuery
8 88 (34.24%) OOP
8 88 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
9 86 (33.46%) MVC
10 85 (33.07%) Adobe
11 83 (32.30%) Git (software)
12 78 (30.35%) OO
13 77 (29.96%) Android
14 74 (28.79%) User Experience
15 73 (28.40%) ActionScript 2.0
16 72 (28.02%) CSS3
17 70 (27.24%) Games
18 66 (25.68%) Java
19 62 (24.12%) Photoshop
19 62 (24.12%) Apple iOS
20 61 (23.74%) XML
21 53 (20.62%) PHP
22 50 (19.46%) Windows
23 49 (19.07%) E-Commerce
23 49 (19.07%) Objective-C
24 48 (18.68%) Scrum
25 47 (18.29%) TDD
25 47 (18.29%) JSON
26 45 (17.51%) Ajax

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 23 (8.95%) Node.js
2 20 (7.78%) CMS
3 18 (7.00%) WordPress
4 7 (2.72%) Apache
5 5 (1.95%) Drupal
6 4 (1.56%) nginx
7 2 (0.78%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.39%) Moodle
8 1 (0.39%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.39%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 62 (24.12%) Photoshop
2 39 (15.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 28 (10.89%) Adobe After Effects
4 18 (7.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (3.89%) InDesign
6 6 (2.33%) Fireworks
7 3 (1.17%) MS Excel
7 3 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.78%) Maya
9 1 (0.39%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.39%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.39%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.39%) MS Office
9 1 (0.39%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.39%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.39%) Swift 3D
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.72%) MailChimp
2 2 (0.78%) GitHub
2 2 (0.78%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.78%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.61%) Internet
2 13 (5.06%) SSL
3 8 (3.11%) DNS
4 6 (2.33%) HTTP
5 3 (1.17%) FTP
5 3 (1.17%) SSH
6 1 (0.39%) Intranet
6 1 (0.39%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.23%) MySQL
2 13 (5.06%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.11%) SQLite
4 6 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.39%) Big Data
5 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 83 (32.30%) Git (software)
2 36 (14.01%) Ant
3 28 (10.89%) JIRA
4 27 (10.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 21 (8.17%) Subversion
6 17 (6.61%) Dreamweaver
7 14 (5.45%) JUnit
7 14 (5.45%) Behat
8 8 (3.11%) Cucumber
8 8 (3.11%) Grunt
8 8 (3.11%) Selenium
8 8 (3.11%) Maven
9 7 (2.72%) TestNG
9 7 (2.72%) Flash Builder
9 7 (2.72%) WebDriver
9 7 (2.72%) Jenkins
9 7 (2.72%) PHPUnit
9 7 (2.72%) Mockito
10 6 (2.33%) Mocha
10 6 (2.33%) Jasmine
General
1 70 (27.24%) Games
2 36 (14.01%) Advertising
3 29 (11.28%) Marketing
4 24 (9.34%) Retail
5 16 (6.23%) Telecoms
6 14 (5.45%) Manufacturing
7 9 (3.50%) Finance
8 6 (2.33%) Multimedia
9 5 (1.95%) Banking
9 5 (1.95%) Automotive
10 4 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.78%) Law
12 1 (0.39%) Publishing
12 1 (0.39%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 228 (88.72%) Developer
2 59 (22.96%) Flash Developer
3 36 (14.01%) Senior Developer
4 33 (12.84%) Front-End Developer
5 28 (10.89%) Mobile Developer
5 28 (10.89%) Applications Developer
6 27 (10.51%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 25 (9.73%) Designer
8 24 (9.34%) Junior
9 23 (8.95%) ActionScript Developer
10 22 (8.56%) Junior Developer
11 20 (7.78%) PHP Developer
12 15 (5.84%) Flash Designer
13 14 (5.45%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
13 14 (5.45%) Web Developer
13 14 (5.45%) Senior Applications Developer
14 13 (5.06%) UI Programmer
14 13 (5.06%) UI Developer
15 12 (4.67%) Software Developer
15 12 (4.67%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (75.10%) HTML
2 188 (73.15%) Flash
3 170 (66.15%) CSS
4 135 (52.53%) HTML5
5 91 (35.41%) jQuery
6 72 (28.02%) CSS3
7 61 (23.74%) XML
8 47 (18.29%) JSON
9 45 (17.51%) Ajax
10 32 (12.45%) PhoneGap
10 32 (12.45%) LESS
10 32 (12.45%) AngularJS
11 30 (11.67%) Apache Flex
12 29 (11.28%) REST
13 28 (10.89%) XHTML
14 27 (10.51%) Silverlight
14 27 (10.51%) Backbone.js
15 23 (8.95%) Sass
16 20 (7.78%) .NET
17 11 (4.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 74 (28.79%) User Experience
2 38 (14.79%) Mobile App
3 37 (14.40%) Animation
4 27 (10.51%) Social Media
4 27 (10.51%) N-Tier
4 27 (10.51%) Blackberry
5 15 (5.84%) Computer Science
6 14 (5.45%) iPad
7 13 (5.06%) RIA
7 13 (5.06%) Over-the-Top Content
8 11 (4.28%) Digital Media
8 11 (4.28%) Algorithms
8 11 (4.28%) Online Games
8 11 (4.28%) E-Learning
8 11 (4.28%) IPTV
9 10 (3.89%) Video Editing
9 10 (3.89%) Social Gaming
9 10 (3.89%) Data Structures
10 9 (3.50%) iPhone
10 9 (3.50%) STB
Operating Systems
1 77 (29.96%) Android
2 62 (24.12%) Apple iOS
3 50 (19.46%) Windows
4 27 (10.51%) Windows 8
5 22 (8.56%) Linux
6 8 (3.11%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.78%) UNIX
7 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.78%) CentOS
7 2 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (34.24%) OOP
1 88 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (33.46%) MVC
3 78 (30.35%) OO
4 49 (19.07%) E-Commerce
5 48 (18.68%) Scrum
6 47 (18.29%) TDD
7 44 (17.12%) Mentoring
8 37 (14.40%) iOS Development
9 35 (13.62%) Android Development
10 31 (12.06%) Software Engineering
11 28 (10.89%) SOA
12 22 (8.56%) Game Development
13 16 (6.23%) Responsive Web Design
13 16 (6.23%) Kanban
14 15 (5.84%) Unit Testing
15 14 (5.45%) BDD
16 11 (4.28%) UML
17 9 (3.50%) Product Management
18 8 (3.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 257 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 176 (68.48%) JavaScript
3 73 (28.40%) ActionScript 2.0
4 66 (25.68%) Java
5 53 (20.62%) PHP
6 49 (19.07%) Objective-C
7 34 (13.23%) Python
8 20 (7.78%) Lua
9 16 (6.23%) PHP5
10 14 (5.45%) SQL
11 12 (4.67%) C++
12 10 (3.89%) C#
13 7 (2.72%) Ruby
14 6 (2.33%) VBScript
15 5 (1.95%) PowerHouse
16 4 (1.56%) CoffeeScript
16 4 (1.56%) BrightScript
17 3 (1.17%) PHP4
17 3 (1.17%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.78%) UnrealScript
Qualifications
1 27 (10.51%) SC Cleared
1 27 (10.51%) Security Cleared
2 20 (7.78%) Degree
3 1 (0.39%) HND
3 1 (0.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.12%) QA
2 6 (2.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 85 (33.07%) Adobe
2 39 (15.18%) Facebook
3 30 (11.67%) DoubleClick
4 27 (10.51%) Sencha
4 27 (10.51%) Appcelerator
5 12 (4.67%) Twitter
6 11 (4.28%) Zend
7 7 (2.72%) Google
8 4 (1.56%) Roku
9 2 (0.78%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.78%) Apple
9 2 (0.78%) Macromedia
9 2 (0.78%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle
10 1 (0.39%) Siemens
10 1 (0.39%) Sony
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