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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 794 713 691
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -22
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 101 194 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.32% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 46 138 190
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £27,500 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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
55508 60575 58924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.65% 52.84% 53.72%
Number of salaries quoted 47198 50974 50697
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £65,000
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 31 March 2015 within the UK.

ActionScript 3.0 Salary Histogram in the UK

ActionScript 3.0
Top 21 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 31 March 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 -95 101 £37,500 -11.76% 13
London -57 71 £42,500 -15.00% 8
South East +9 11 £40,000 +50.94% 1
West Midlands -13 9 £27,750 +0.90%
Surrey - 8 £40,000 -
City of London -4 7 £37,500 -28.57%
Shropshire - 6 £32,500 -
Devon +4 5 - -
South West -11 5 - -
West Yorkshire +1 4 £23,000 -32.35% 2
Leeds -6 4 £23,000 -32.35% 1
Yorkshire -7 4 £23,000 -32.35% 2
Coventry -20 3 £21,500 -28.33%
Brighton - 2 £32,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 £32,500 -
East of England -1 1 £35,000 - 2
Middlesex - 1 £37,500 -
Shepperton - 1 £37,500 -
Ipswich - 1 £35,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £35,000 -

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 184 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 160 (86.96%) Flash
3 157 (85.33%) HTML
4 153 (83.15%) JavaScript
5 129 (70.11%) HTML5
6 116 (63.04%) CSS
7 84 (45.65%) jQuery
8 83 (45.11%) XML
9 79 (42.93%) MVC
10 70 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
11 54 (29.35%) JSON
12 49 (26.63%) Web Development
13 46 (25.00%) Retail
14 45 (24.46%) Backbone.js
14 45 (24.46%) HTML5 Canvas
15 43 (23.37%) Photoshop
16 42 (22.83%) French Language
16 42 (22.83%) Microsoft Azure
16 42 (22.83%) Browserify
17 41 (22.28%) Games
18 40 (21.74%) Adobe
18 40 (21.74%) Git (software)
19 36 (19.57%) Marketing
19 36 (19.57%) Adobe Illustrator
20 35 (19.02%) OO
20 35 (19.02%) ActionScript 2.0
21 34 (18.48%) CSS3
22 33 (17.93%) User Experience
23 27 (14.67%) PHP
23 27 (14.67%) DNA

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 13 (7.07%) CMS
1 13 (7.07%) WordPress
2 10 (5.43%) Joomla!
3 9 (4.89%) concrete5
4 4 (2.17%) Facebook Platform
4 4 (2.17%) Drupal
5 1 (0.54%) Liferay
5 1 (0.54%) Apache
Applications
1 43 (23.37%) Photoshop
2 36 (19.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (10.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 18 (9.78%) Adobe After Effects
5 14 (7.61%) MS Excel
6 13 (7.07%) InDesign
7 11 (5.98%) Fireworks
8 9 (4.89%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (2.72%) MS Office
10 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.54%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.54%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 5 (2.72%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 42 (22.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.09%) GitHub
3 1 (0.54%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.89%) HTTP
2 6 (3.26%) Internet
3 3 (1.63%) DNS
4 1 (0.54%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.78%) MySQL
2 5 (2.72%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.07%) JIRA
3 8 (4.35%) Subversion
4 5 (2.72%) Ant
5 4 (2.17%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (1.63%) Flash Builder
6 3 (1.63%) Selenium
7 2 (1.09%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (1.09%) Maven
7 2 (1.09%) FlexUnit
7 2 (1.09%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.09%) TestNG
7 2 (1.09%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.54%) Gradle
8 1 (0.54%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.54%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.54%) Aptana Studio
General
1 46 (25.00%) Retail
2 42 (22.83%) French Language
3 41 (22.28%) Games
4 36 (19.57%) Marketing
5 20 (10.87%) Advertising
6 6 (3.26%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.72%) Interactive Media
8 2 (1.09%) Finance
9 1 (0.54%) Law
9 1 (0.54%) Publishing
9 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 153 (83.15%) Developer
2 42 (22.83%) Front-End Developer
3 22 (11.96%) Senior Developer
4 19 (10.33%) Flash Developer
5 16 (8.70%) Games Developer
6 15 (8.15%) PHP Developer
7 14 (7.61%) E-Learning Developer
8 13 (7.07%) Designer
9 12 (6.52%) Development Engineer
9 12 (6.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 11 (5.98%) Junior
11 9 (4.89%) Junior Developer
12 8 (4.35%) Software Developer
12 8 (4.35%) ActionScript Developer
13 6 (3.26%) Lead Developer
14 5 (2.72%) Applications Developer
15 4 (2.17%) Web Developer
15 4 (2.17%) Senior Applications Developer
15 4 (2.17%) C++ Developer
15 4 (2.17%) Interactive Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (86.96%) Flash
2 157 (85.33%) HTML
3 129 (70.11%) HTML5
4 116 (63.04%) CSS
5 84 (45.65%) jQuery
6 83 (45.11%) XML
7 54 (29.35%) JSON
8 45 (24.46%) Backbone.js
8 45 (24.46%) HTML5 Canvas
9 42 (22.83%) Browserify
10 34 (18.48%) CSS3
11 24 (13.04%) Web Services
12 14 (7.61%) .NET
12 14 (7.61%) Apache Flex
13 10 (5.43%) Symfony
14 9 (4.89%) LAMP
14 9 (4.89%) Ajax
15 7 (3.80%) CGI
15 7 (3.80%) SOAP
15 7 (3.80%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.93%) User Experience
2 15 (8.15%) iDTV
2 15 (8.15%) BBC
3 14 (7.61%) E-Learning
3 14 (7.61%) Mobile App
4 12 (6.52%) Animation
5 11 (5.98%) Graphic Design
5 11 (5.98%) Online Games
6 10 (5.43%) iPad
7 9 (4.89%) iPhone
7 9 (4.89%) Computer Science
7 9 (4.89%) SCORM
8 8 (4.35%) W3C
9 7 (3.80%) New Media
9 7 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (3.26%) RIA
10 6 (3.26%) Video Editing
11 4 (2.17%) Blackberry
11 4 (2.17%) N-Tier
12 3 (1.63%) Flash Games
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.59%) Android
2 23 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 14 (7.61%) Windows
4 8 (4.35%) Linux
5 4 (2.17%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.63%) UNIX
7 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.54%) CentOS
7 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (42.93%) MVC
2 70 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (26.63%) Web Development
4 35 (19.02%) OO
5 27 (14.67%) DNA
6 23 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 17 (9.24%) E-Commerce
8 16 (8.70%) OOP
8 16 (8.70%) iOS Development
9 13 (7.07%) Web Design
10 12 (6.52%) Content Management
11 11 (5.98%) Scrum
11 11 (5.98%) Game Development
12 10 (5.43%) Mentoring
13 9 (4.89%) Web Application Development
13 9 (4.89%) Project Management
14 7 (3.80%) Digital Marketing
15 6 (3.26%) Time Management
15 6 (3.26%) Mobile Application Development
15 6 (3.26%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 184 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 153 (83.15%) JavaScript
3 35 (19.02%) ActionScript 2.0
4 27 (14.67%) PHP
5 19 (10.33%) Java
6 16 (8.70%) C++
7 15 (8.15%) PHP5
8 13 (7.07%) C#
9 12 (6.52%) Objective-C
10 11 (5.98%) Lua
11 6 (3.26%) Python
12 3 (1.63%) C
13 2 (1.09%) SQL
13 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.09%) VB
13 2 (1.09%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.09%) VB6
14 1 (0.54%) Ruby
14 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (7.61%) Degree
2 4 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.63%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.54%) WAI
Systems Management
1 9 (4.89%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 40 (21.74%) Adobe
2 12 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.35%) DoubleClick
4 6 (3.26%) Facebook
5 5 (2.72%) Sencha
5 5 (2.72%) Google
6 4 (2.17%) Appcelerator
7 3 (1.63%) Macromedia
8 2 (1.09%) Telerik
8 2 (1.09%) Twitter
9 1 (0.54%) Zend
9 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.54%) Apple
9 1 (0.54%) Sony
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