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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 895 894 875
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 15 72 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.066% 0.085%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.030% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 40 90
Median salary £65,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £32,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -46.66%

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
49991 56471 57199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.49% 51.56% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 42965 48407 47990
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 September 2016 within the UK.

ActionScript 3.0 Salary Histogram in the UK

ActionScript 3.0
Top 12 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 September 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 -5 14 £65,000 +52.94% 3
London +32 11 £65,000 +44.44% 2
South East +29 1 £37,500 -25.00%
West Midlands -14 1 £25,000 -9.09%
Wales - 1 £37,500 -
Leicester - 1 £30,000 - 1
Leicestershire - 1 £30,000 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £37,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £37,500 -
South Wales - 1 £37,500 -
Coventry - 1 £25,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 - 1

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 45 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 38 (84.44%) HTML
3 36 (80.00%) CSS
4 29 (64.44%) JavaScript
5 28 (62.22%) Flash
6 22 (48.89%) HTML5
7 21 (46.67%) jQuery
7 21 (46.67%) OOP
8 18 (40.00%) CSS3
9 17 (37.78%) Front End Development
10 14 (31.11%) PHP
10 14 (31.11%) Photoshop
10 14 (31.11%) User Experience
11 13 (28.89%) AngularJS
11 13 (28.89%) Wireframes
11 13 (28.89%) QA
12 12 (26.67%) Apache Flex
12 12 (26.67%) Unit Testing
12 12 (26.67%) C#
12 12 (26.67%) MVC
13 11 (24.44%) Advertising
13 11 (24.44%) Adobe
13 11 (24.44%) C++
14 10 (22.22%) .NET
14 10 (22.22%) XML
14 10 (22.22%) Linux
14 10 (22.22%) Python
14 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (22.22%) Mentoring

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 5 (11.11%) Drupal
1 5 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Photoshop
2 7 (15.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (8.89%) Fireworks
4 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
4 3 (6.67%) MS Office
4 3 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Magento
2 1 (2.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) RFID
1 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
1 8 (17.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) MySQL
2 4 (8.89%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
1 8 (17.78%) JIRA
2 6 (13.33%) Subversion
3 5 (11.11%) TortoiseSVN
4 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.22%) Fiddler
5 1 (2.22%) Flash Builder
5 1 (2.22%) Grunt
5 1 (2.22%) gulp
5 1 (2.22%) Selenium
5 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (24.44%) Advertising
2 8 (17.78%) Games
2 8 (17.78%) Marketing
3 3 (6.67%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.22%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (66.67%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 6 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Games Developer
6 4 (8.89%) PHP Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Angular Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Email Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Flash Developer
7 3 (6.67%) HTML Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.22%) ActionScript Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Flash Games Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Java Software Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (84.44%) HTML
2 36 (80.00%) CSS
3 28 (62.22%) Flash
4 22 (48.89%) HTML5
5 21 (46.67%) jQuery
6 18 (40.00%) CSS3
7 13 (28.89%) AngularJS
8 12 (26.67%) Apache Flex
9 10 (22.22%) .NET
9 10 (22.22%) XML
10 8 (17.78%) Unreal Engine
11 7 (15.56%) Node.js
11 7 (15.56%) React
11 7 (15.56%) Sass
12 6 (13.33%) PhoneGap
13 4 (8.89%) CodeIgniter
13 4 (8.89%) JSON
13 4 (8.89%) REST
14 3 (6.67%) XHR
14 3 (6.67%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) User Experience
2 10 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.89%) iPad
3 4 (8.89%) Motion Graphics
3 4 (8.89%) New Media
3 4 (8.89%) Social Media
4 3 (6.67%) Browser Games
4 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.67%) Online Games
5 2 (4.44%) Animation
6 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.22%) NHS
6 1 (2.22%) Physics
6 1 (2.22%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Linux
2 8 (17.78%) Ubuntu
3 6 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 5 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) OOP
2 17 (37.78%) Front End Development
3 13 (28.89%) Wireframes
4 12 (26.67%) MVC
4 12 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 9 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 9 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 8 (17.78%) Continuous Deployment
7 8 (17.78%) Project Management
7 8 (17.78%) Release Management
7 8 (17.78%) SOA
7 8 (17.78%) UML
7 8 (17.78%) User Stories
8 5 (11.11%) Game Development
8 5 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
8 5 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 29 (64.44%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.11%) PHP
4 12 (26.67%) C#
5 11 (24.44%) C++
6 10 (22.22%) Python
7 9 (20.00%) ActionScript 2.0
8 8 (17.78%) Shell Script
8 8 (17.78%) TypeScript
9 5 (11.11%) SQL
10 4 (8.89%) Java
11 3 (6.67%) CoffeeScript
11 3 (6.67%) ES6
12 2 (4.44%) Objective-C
13 1 (2.22%) C
13 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Ansible
1 8 (17.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Adobe
2 4 (8.89%) Macromedia
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) DoubleClick
4 1 (2.22%) Facebook
North London
Renful Premier Technologies
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum pending on experience.
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 23 days ago