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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 896 901 866
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -35
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 18 81 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.074% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.035% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 44 113
Median salary £28,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -8.57%

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
51360 55978 59974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.57% 51.01% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 44489 47727 50341
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 August 2016 within the UK.

ActionScript 3.0 Salary Histogram in the UK

ActionScript 3.0
Top 9 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 25 August 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 -21 18 £28,250 -29.37%
London +31 8 £65,000 +44.44%
South West +4 5 £23,500 -25.98%
Bath - 5 £23,500 -
Somerset - 5 £23,500 -
West Midlands -9 4 £24,500 -10.90%
Coventry - 4 £24,500 -
South East +7 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Middlesex - 1 £37,500 -

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 55 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 41 (74.55%) HTML
3 39 (70.91%) CSS
4 38 (69.09%) Flash
5 36 (65.45%) JavaScript
6 26 (47.27%) jQuery
7 25 (45.45%) HTML5
8 22 (40.00%) Front End Development
8 22 (40.00%) .NET
9 21 (38.18%) CSS3
10 20 (36.36%) OOP
11 18 (32.73%) AngularJS
12 15 (27.27%) C#
13 14 (25.45%) Photoshop
13 14 (25.45%) XML
13 14 (25.45%) Games
13 14 (25.45%) TypeScript
13 14 (25.45%) User Experience
14 13 (23.64%) PHP
15 12 (21.82%) Adobe
15 12 (21.82%) Unit Testing
16 11 (20.00%) Apache Flex
17 10 (18.18%) React
17 10 (18.18%) Mobile App
17 10 (18.18%) Sass
17 10 (18.18%) ActionScript 2.0
18 9 (16.36%) Wireframes
18 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
18 9 (16.36%) Subversion
18 9 (16.36%) QA

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 (14.55%) IIS
2 4 (7.27%) Drupal
3 3 (5.45%) CMS
3 3 (5.45%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (25.45%) Photoshop
2 7 (12.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (7.27%) Fireworks
4 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
4 3 (5.45%) MS Office
4 3 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Magento
2 1 (1.82%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) RFID
1 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
1 4 (7.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) MySQL
2 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Subversion
2 8 (14.55%) TortoiseSVN
3 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.27%) JIRA
5 3 (5.45%) Maven
6 1 (1.82%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.82%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.82%) Flash Builder
6 1 (1.82%) Grunt
6 1 (1.82%) gulp
6 1 (1.82%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.82%) Selenium
6 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (25.45%) Games
2 8 (14.55%) Marketing
3 7 (12.73%) Advertising
4 3 (5.45%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.82%) Automotive
5 1 (1.82%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Finance
5 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (76.36%) Developer
2 20 (36.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (18.18%) Games Developer
4 9 (16.36%) Flash Developer
4 9 (16.36%) Senior Developer
5 8 (14.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Flash Games Developer
7 6 (10.91%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Technical Leader
9 4 (7.27%) ActionScript Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Angular Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Flash ActionScript Developer
9 4 (7.27%) HTML Developer
9 4 (7.27%) PHP Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Designer
10 3 (5.45%) Email Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
10 3 (5.45%) PHP Web Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
11 2 (3.64%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (74.55%) HTML
2 39 (70.91%) CSS
3 38 (69.09%) Flash
4 26 (47.27%) jQuery
5 25 (45.45%) HTML5
6 22 (40.00%) .NET
7 21 (38.18%) CSS3
8 18 (32.73%) AngularJS
9 14 (25.45%) XML
10 11 (20.00%) Apache Flex
11 10 (18.18%) React
11 10 (18.18%) Sass
12 8 (14.55%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 7 (12.73%) JSON
13 7 (12.73%) Node.js
13 7 (12.73%) REST
14 6 (10.91%) Dojo
14 6 (10.91%) DOM
14 6 (10.91%) Google Closure
14 6 (10.91%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) User Experience
2 10 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 6 (10.91%) Online Games
4 4 (7.27%) iPad
4 4 (7.27%) Motion Graphics
4 4 (7.27%) New Media
4 4 (7.27%) Social Media
5 3 (5.45%) Animation
5 3 (5.45%) Browser Games
5 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.64%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (3.64%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.82%) NHS
7 1 (1.82%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Android
1 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 5 (9.09%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 20 (36.36%) OOP
3 12 (21.82%) Unit Testing
4 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.36%) MVC
4 9 (16.36%) Wireframes
5 8 (14.55%) Game Development
6 7 (12.73%) Content Management
6 7 (12.73%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.91%) Software Architecture
7 6 (10.91%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 5 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
8 5 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 4 (7.27%) Email Marketing
9 4 (7.27%) Project Management
9 4 (7.27%) Release Management
9 4 (7.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 36 (65.45%) JavaScript
3 15 (27.27%) C#
4 14 (25.45%) TypeScript
5 13 (23.64%) PHP
6 10 (18.18%) ActionScript 2.0
7 6 (10.91%) C++
7 6 (10.91%) CoffeeScript
7 6 (10.91%) ES6
7 6 (10.91%) Python
7 6 (10.91%) SQL
8 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
9 3 (5.45%) Java
9 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.64%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.82%) R
11 1 (1.82%) Ruby
11 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.82%) VB
11 1 (1.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Ansible
1 4 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Adobe
2 4 (7.27%) Macromedia
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.64%) DoubleClick
3 2 (3.64%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.82%) Facebook
4 1 (1.82%) Telerik