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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 912 881 819
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -62
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 36 104 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.093% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.067% 0.18% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 135
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%

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
53550 57203 62903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.85% 50.98% 52.59%
Number of salaries quoted 46286 48622 53234
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average 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 £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 1 May 2016 within the UK.

ActionScript 3.0 Salary Histogram in the UK

ActionScript 3.0
Top 17 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 1 May 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
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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 -33 36 £50,000 +25.00% 8
London -46 23 £67,500 +50.00% 4
South East +4 5 £47,500 +18.75% 1
West Midlands -17 4 £40,000 +58.41% 1
East of England - 4 £38,750 - 2
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 - 1
Oxford +10 2 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire -2 2 £47,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Wickford - 2 £32,500 - 2
Southampton - 2 £35,000 - 1
Royston - 2 £45,000 -
Essex - 2 £32,500 - 2
Hertfordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Surrey -12 1 £52,500 +31.25%
Brentford - 1 £37,500 -
Thames Ditton - 1 £52,500 -

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 67 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 50 (74.63%) JavaScript
3 44 (65.67%) HTML
3 44 (65.67%) Flash
4 34 (50.75%) HTML5
5 33 (49.25%) CSS
6 31 (46.27%) .NET
7 26 (38.81%) XML
8 24 (35.82%) Front End Development
9 23 (34.33%) AngularJS
9 23 (34.33%) jQuery
10 22 (32.84%) OOP
10 22 (32.84%) CSS3
11 19 (28.36%) Games
12 18 (26.87%) JSON
12 18 (26.87%) REST
13 17 (25.37%) Apache Flex
13 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (23.88%) Ember.js
14 16 (23.88%) TypeScript
14 16 (23.88%) React
15 15 (22.39%) Unit Testing
16 14 (20.90%) C#
17 13 (19.40%) Adobe
17 13 (19.40%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
17 13 (19.40%) KnockoutJS
18 12 (17.91%) CoffeeScript
18 12 (17.91%) Google Closure
18 12 (17.91%) Software Architecture
18 12 (17.91%) Aurelia

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (5.97%) IIS
2 3 (4.48%) CMS
2 3 (4.48%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.99%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.49%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Dropbox
1 5 (7.46%) Google Drive
2 2 (2.99%) GitHub
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) HTTP
2 5 (7.46%) HTTPS
2 5 (7.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) MySQL
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.93%) Subversion
3 6 (8.96%) Fiddler
3 6 (8.96%) Flash Builder
4 4 (5.97%) Grunt
4 4 (5.97%) gulp
4 4 (5.97%) JIRA
4 4 (5.97%) Maven
4 4 (5.97%) TortoiseSVN
5 3 (4.48%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.99%) Selenium
6 2 (2.99%) TestNG
7 1 (1.49%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (28.36%) Games
2 4 (5.97%) Advertising
3 3 (4.48%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 56 (83.58%) Developer
2 19 (28.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 17 (25.37%) Flash Developer
4 14 (20.90%) Games Developer
5 11 (16.42%) Flash Games Developer
6 10 (14.93%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (13.43%) ActionScript Developer
8 8 (11.94%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.97%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Flash ActionScript Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Designer
10 3 (4.48%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.99%) HTML CSS Developer
11 2 (2.99%) HTML Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Java Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Solutions Designer
11 2 (2.99%) Technical Director
12 1 (1.49%) Automation Specialist
12 1 (1.49%) Mobile Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (65.67%) Flash
1 44 (65.67%) HTML
2 34 (50.75%) HTML5
3 33 (49.25%) CSS
4 31 (46.27%) .NET
5 26 (38.81%) XML
6 23 (34.33%) AngularJS
6 23 (34.33%) jQuery
7 22 (32.84%) CSS3
8 18 (26.87%) JSON
8 18 (26.87%) REST
9 17 (25.37%) Apache Flex
10 16 (23.88%) Ember.js
10 16 (23.88%) React
11 13 (19.40%) KnockoutJS
12 12 (17.91%) Aurelia
12 12 (17.91%) Dojo
12 12 (17.91%) Google Closure
12 12 (17.91%) XHR
12 12 (17.91%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.46%) Social Media
2 5 (7.46%) User Experience
3 4 (5.97%) Animation
3 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.97%) Online Games
4 2 (2.99%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (2.99%) Video Editing
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) BBC
5 1 (1.49%) Browser Games
5 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.49%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.49%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Android
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.99%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Front End Development
2 22 (32.84%) OOP
3 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (22.39%) Unit Testing
5 13 (19.40%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 12 (17.91%) Software Architecture
7 9 (13.43%) MVC
7 9 (13.43%) OO
8 8 (11.94%) Game Development
9 7 (10.45%) Scrum
10 6 (8.96%) TDD
11 5 (7.46%) Open Source
12 4 (5.97%) Release Management
13 3 (4.48%) Android Development
13 3 (4.48%) Change Control
13 3 (4.48%) Content Management
13 3 (4.48%) Cross-Browser Development
13 3 (4.48%) ITIL
14 2 (2.99%) Technical Architecture
14 2 (2.99%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 50 (74.63%) JavaScript
3 16 (23.88%) TypeScript
4 14 (20.90%) C#
5 12 (17.91%) CoffeeScript
5 12 (17.91%) ES6
6 9 (13.43%) ActionScript 2.0
7 7 (10.45%) Java
8 6 (8.96%) PHP
9 4 (5.97%) C++
9 4 (5.97%) Objective-C
10 3 (4.48%) Python
10 3 (4.48%) R
10 3 (4.48%) SQL
10 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.48%) VB
10 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
10 3 (4.48%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) HND
3 1 (1.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Adobe
2 7 (10.45%) Google
3 6 (8.96%) Facebook
4 5 (7.46%) Twitter
5 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.48%) DoubleClick
6 3 (4.48%) Telerik
7 2 (2.99%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.49%) Perforce
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