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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 793 702 637
Rank change year-on-year
-91 -65
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 88 191 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.34% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 54 132 218
Average salary £34,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%

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
54061 55774 58093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.51% 52.94% 54.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46199 46664 50437
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,750 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 February 2015 within the UK.

ActionScript 3.0 Salary Histogram in the UK

ActionScript 3.0
Top 24 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 27 February 2015. 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 -98 88 £34,500 -27.36% 13
London -82 48 £40,000 -20.00% 10
West Midlands -1 18 £32,500 +4.00%
Shropshire - 13 £32,500 -
South East -15 10 £38,750 +29.16%
Devon +8 7 £24,000 -27.27%
City of London -10 7 £37,500 -16.66% 4
South West -15 7 £24,000 -26.15%
Surrey - 6 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -2 4 £34,000 - 2
West Yorkshire -6 4 £34,000 - 2
Leeds -12 4 £34,000 - 2
Coventry -20 3 £21,500 -28.33%
Guildford - 2 - -
Brighton - 2 £32,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £32,500 -
East of England -9 1 £35,000 -
Hampshire -17 1 £29,000 -3.33%
Middlesex - 1 £37,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £35,000 -
Plymouth - 1 £24,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 £29,000 -

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 177 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 152 (85.88%) HTML
3 148 (83.62%) Flash
4 142 (80.23%) JavaScript
5 127 (71.75%) HTML5
6 109 (61.58%) CSS
7 71 (40.11%) jQuery
8 63 (35.59%) MVC
9 60 (33.90%) XML
10 51 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
11 50 (28.25%) Adobe
11 50 (28.25%) Git (software)
12 49 (27.68%) Photoshop
12 49 (27.68%) Games
13 45 (25.42%) ActionScript 2.0
13 45 (25.42%) CSS3
13 45 (25.42%) User Experience
14 43 (24.29%) Adobe Illustrator
15 42 (23.73%) OO
16 39 (22.03%) Marketing
17 36 (20.34%) Android
18 34 (19.21%) Apple iOS
18 34 (19.21%) OOP
19 33 (18.64%) PHP
20 30 (16.95%) JSON
21 25 (14.12%) Responsive Web Design
21 25 (14.12%) Java
21 25 (14.12%) E-Commerce
21 25 (14.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
21 25 (14.12%) iOS Development

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 18 (10.17%) CMS
1 18 (10.17%) WordPress
2 10 (5.65%) Joomla!
3 9 (5.08%) concrete5
4 4 (2.26%) Drupal
5 2 (1.13%) Apache
6 1 (0.56%) nginx
6 1 (0.56%) Liferay
Applications
1 49 (27.68%) Photoshop
2 43 (24.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 25 (14.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 18 (10.17%) Adobe After Effects
5 15 (8.47%) InDesign
6 14 (7.91%) MS Excel
7 11 (6.21%) Fireworks
8 9 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (2.82%) MS Office
10 2 (1.13%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.56%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.56%) Maya
11 1 (0.56%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 5 (2.82%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.26%) GitHub
2 4 (2.26%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.56%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.08%) Internet
2 6 (3.39%) HTTP
3 3 (1.69%) DNS
4 1 (0.56%) SSL
4 1 (0.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.56%) MySQL
2 7 (3.95%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.13%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (28.25%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.30%) JIRA
3 12 (6.78%) Ant
4 11 (6.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 7 (3.95%) Subversion
6 4 (2.26%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.26%) Flash Builder
7 3 (1.69%) Maven
8 2 (1.13%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.13%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.13%) FlexUnit
8 2 (1.13%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.13%) Selenium
8 2 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.56%) Aptana Studio
9 1 (0.56%) TestNG
9 1 (0.56%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.56%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.56%) Hudson
General
1 49 (27.68%) Games
2 39 (22.03%) Marketing
3 23 (12.99%) Retail
4 22 (12.43%) Advertising
5 13 (7.34%) French Language
6 10 (5.65%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.82%) Interactive Media
8 4 (2.26%) Finance
9 2 (1.13%) Publishing
10 1 (0.56%) Law
10 1 (0.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 152 (85.88%) Developer
2 28 (15.82%) Front-End Developer
3 25 (14.12%) Flash Developer
4 17 (9.60%) Games Developer
4 17 (9.60%) Senior Developer
5 15 (8.47%) PHP Developer
5 15 (8.47%) Designer
6 14 (7.91%) E-Learning Developer
7 12 (6.78%) Applications Developer
7 12 (6.78%) Junior
8 11 (6.21%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 11 (6.21%) Mobile Developer
9 9 (5.08%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.08%) Web Developer
9 9 (5.08%) Junior Developer
10 8 (4.52%) Senior Applications Developer
10 8 (4.52%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
11 7 (3.95%) ActionScript Developer
12 6 (3.39%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 5 (2.82%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (85.88%) HTML
2 148 (83.62%) Flash
3 127 (71.75%) HTML5
4 109 (61.58%) CSS
5 71 (40.11%) jQuery
6 60 (33.90%) XML
7 45 (25.42%) CSS3
8 30 (16.95%) JSON
9 20 (11.30%) Web Services
10 18 (10.17%) HTML5 Canvas
11 17 (9.60%) Ajax
12 16 (9.04%) Backbone.js
13 15 (8.47%) .NET
14 14 (7.91%) Apache Flex
15 11 (6.21%) Silverlight
15 11 (6.21%) PhoneGap
15 11 (6.21%) AngularJS
16 10 (5.65%) Symfony
17 9 (5.08%) LAMP
18 7 (3.95%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (25.42%) User Experience
2 22 (12.43%) Mobile App
3 17 (9.60%) Animation
4 15 (8.47%) iDTV
4 15 (8.47%) BBC
5 14 (7.91%) E-Learning
5 14 (7.91%) Graphic Design
5 14 (7.91%) Online Games
6 13 (7.34%) iPad
7 11 (6.21%) N-Tier
7 11 (6.21%) Blackberry
8 9 (5.08%) SCORM
8 9 (5.08%) iPhone
8 9 (5.08%) RIA
9 8 (4.52%) W3C
10 7 (3.95%) New Media
11 6 (3.39%) Video Editing
12 4 (2.26%) Flash Games
12 4 (2.26%) Mobile Games
12 4 (2.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.34%) Android
2 34 (19.21%) Apple iOS
3 20 (11.30%) Windows
4 11 (6.21%) Windows 8
5 5 (2.82%) Linux
6 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.56%) CentOS
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (35.59%) MVC
2 51 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (23.73%) OO
4 34 (19.21%) OOP
5 25 (14.12%) E-Commerce
5 25 (14.12%) Responsive Web Design
5 25 (14.12%) iOS Development
6 23 (12.99%) Mentoring
7 21 (11.86%) Web Development
8 18 (10.17%) Game Development
9 15 (8.47%) Scrum
10 14 (7.91%) Android Development
11 13 (7.34%) Web Design
11 13 (7.34%) Content Management
12 11 (6.21%) SOA
13 10 (5.65%) Project Management
14 9 (5.08%) Web Application Development
15 8 (4.52%) Digital Marketing
16 7 (3.95%) Mobile Application Development
17 6 (3.39%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 177 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 142 (80.23%) JavaScript
3 45 (25.42%) ActionScript 2.0
4 33 (18.64%) PHP
5 25 (14.12%) Java
6 19 (10.73%) Objective-C
6 19 (10.73%) PHP5
7 16 (9.04%) Lua
8 11 (6.21%) C#
9 9 (5.08%) C++
9 9 (5.08%) Python
10 3 (1.69%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.69%) PHP4
10 3 (1.69%) C
11 2 (1.13%) SQL
11 2 (1.13%) UnrealScript
12 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.56%) R
12 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (6.78%) Degree
2 11 (6.21%) SC Cleared
2 11 (6.21%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.56%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.82%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.56%) WAI
Systems Management
1 9 (5.08%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 50 (28.25%) Adobe
2 12 (6.78%) Sencha
3 11 (6.21%) Appcelerator
3 11 (6.21%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.52%) DoubleClick
5 6 (3.39%) Google
6 4 (2.26%) Twitter
7 3 (1.69%) Facebook
7 3 (1.69%) Macromedia
8 2 (1.13%) Zend
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle
9 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.56%) Apple
9 1 (0.56%) Sony
9 1 (0.56%) Telerik
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