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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 891 901 841
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -60
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 24 67 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.061% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.046% 0.12% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 127
Median salary £31,250 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-26.15% -

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
51871 56384 61000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.89% 51.33% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 44889 48032 51844
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 2016 within the UK.

ActionScript 3.0 Salary Histogram in the UK

ActionScript 3.0
Top 10 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 28 July 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 +9 24 £31,250 -16.66% 4
London +13 10 £65,000 +44.44% 4
West Midlands -10 8 £24,500 -1.99%
South West +19 5 £23,500 -29.58%
Bath - 5 £23,500 -
Somerset - 5 £23,500 -
Birmingham -14 4 - -
Coventry - 4 £24,500 -
South East +19 1 £37,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £37,500 -

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 62 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 46 (74.19%) HTML
3 45 (72.58%) Flash
4 44 (70.97%) JavaScript
5 41 (66.13%) CSS
6 31 (50.00%) HTML5
7 28 (45.16%) jQuery
8 26 (41.94%) Front End Development
9 25 (40.32%) CSS3
10 24 (38.71%) .NET
11 23 (37.10%) OOP
12 22 (35.48%) AngularJS
13 19 (30.65%) XML
14 18 (29.03%) Games
15 16 (25.81%) TypeScript
16 14 (22.58%) Adobe
16 14 (22.58%) Photoshop
16 14 (22.58%) React
16 14 (22.58%) User Experience
17 13 (20.97%) C#
18 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
18 12 (19.35%) PHP
18 12 (19.35%) Mobile App
18 12 (19.35%) ActionScript 2.0
19 11 (17.74%) Apache Flex
19 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
20 10 (16.13%) Ember.js
20 10 (16.13%) Sass
21 9 (14.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
21 9 (14.52%) Game Development

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 (12.90%) IIS
2 4 (6.45%) Drupal
3 3 (4.84%) CMS
3 3 (4.84%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Photoshop
2 7 (11.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (6.45%) Fireworks
4 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
4 3 (4.84%) MS Office
4 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Magento
2 1 (1.61%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) RFID
1 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.23%) VLAN
2 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) MySQL
2 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Subversion
2 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.90%) TortoiseSVN
3 4 (6.45%) Maven
4 3 (4.84%) Grunt
4 3 (4.84%) gulp
5 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.23%) Fiddler
5 2 (3.23%) Flash Builder
5 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.23%) JIRA
6 1 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.61%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.61%) Selenium
6 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (29.03%) Games
2 8 (12.90%) Marketing
3 5 (8.06%) Advertising
4 3 (4.84%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 51 (82.26%) Developer
2 24 (38.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 15 (24.19%) Flash Developer
4 13 (20.97%) Games Developer
5 10 (16.13%) Flash Games Developer
5 10 (16.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (14.52%) Senior Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 5 (8.06%) ActionScript Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Flash ActionScript Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Angular Developer
9 4 (6.45%) HTML Developer
9 4 (6.45%) PHP Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Designer
10 3 (4.84%) Email Developer
10 3 (4.84%) PHP Web Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.84%) Web Developer
11 2 (3.23%) HTML CSS Developer
11 2 (3.23%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (74.19%) HTML
2 45 (72.58%) Flash
3 41 (66.13%) CSS
4 31 (50.00%) HTML5
5 28 (45.16%) jQuery
6 25 (40.32%) CSS3
7 24 (38.71%) .NET
8 22 (35.48%) AngularJS
9 19 (30.65%) XML
10 14 (22.58%) React
11 11 (17.74%) Apache Flex
12 10 (16.13%) Ember.js
12 10 (16.13%) Sass
13 9 (14.52%) JSON
13 9 (14.52%) REST
13 9 (14.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 8 (12.90%) Aurelia
14 8 (12.90%) Dojo
14 8 (12.90%) XHR
14 8 (12.90%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) User Experience
2 12 (19.35%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.68%) Online Games
4 4 (6.45%) iPad
4 4 (6.45%) Motion Graphics
4 4 (6.45%) New Media
4 4 (6.45%) Social Media
5 3 (4.84%) Animation
5 3 (4.84%) Browser Games
6 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.23%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (3.23%) Video Editing
7 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.61%) NHS
7 1 (1.61%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Android
1 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Front End Development
2 23 (37.10%) OOP
3 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
4 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.52%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 9 (14.52%) Game Development
6 8 (12.90%) MVC
6 8 (12.90%) Software Architecture
7 7 (11.29%) Content Management
7 7 (11.29%) OO
7 7 (11.29%) Wireframes
8 6 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (8.06%) Rapid Prototyping
10 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.45%) Email Marketing
10 4 (6.45%) iOS Development
10 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.45%) Open Source
10 4 (6.45%) Release Management
10 4 (6.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 44 (70.97%) JavaScript
3 16 (25.81%) TypeScript
4 13 (20.97%) C#
5 12 (19.35%) ActionScript 2.0
5 12 (19.35%) PHP
6 8 (12.90%) CoffeeScript
6 8 (12.90%) ES6
7 5 (8.06%) SQL
8 4 (6.45%) C++
9 3 (4.84%) Python
9 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.23%) Java
10 2 (3.23%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.61%) R
11 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.61%) VB
11 1 (1.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Ansible
1 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Adobe
2 4 (6.45%) Macromedia
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) DoubleClick
3 2 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.61%) Facebook
4 1 (1.61%) Google
4 1 (1.61%) Telerik
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