The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 821 819 780
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -39
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 91 156 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.28% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 72 112 189
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,650 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

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
50017 56150 57890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.50% 51.48% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 43033 48194 48552
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
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ActionScript as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ActionScript
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ActionScript within the UK.

ActionScript Salary Trend in the UK

ActionScript
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ActionScript over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 within the UK.

ActionScript Salary Histogram in the UK

ActionScript
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 -3 89 £47,500 +5.55% 12
London +18 44 £47,500 +5.55% 9
South East +11 14 £65,000 -7.14% 1
West Midlands -1 13 £28,000 +1.81%
South West 0 11 £45,000 +28.57%
Wiltshire - 11 £45,000 -
Warwickshire +6 9 £37,500 +50.00%
Orpington - 8 £47,500 -
Swindon - 7 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire +16 6 £61,250 +22.50% 1
East Midlands - 5 £30,000 - 1
Surrey +12 3 £45,000 -35.71%
Nottinghamshire - 3 £23,500 -
Nottingham - 3 £23,500 -
North West +6 2 £52,500 +44.82% 1
Hampshire +2 2 - -
Manchester +1 2 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Wimbledon -2 2 £70,000 +40.00%
Reading - 2 £65,000 -
Slough - 2 £65,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 £61,250 -
Berkshire - 2 £65,000 -
Scotland +15 1 - -
Edinburgh +14 1 - -
Wales - 1 £37,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £37,500 -
South Wales - 1 £37,500 -
Coventry - 1 £25,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £37,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £30,000 -

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing ActionScript 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.

1 96 (54.24%) JavaScript
2 88 (49.72%) HTML
2 88 (49.72%) CSS
3 61 (34.46%) Flash
4 52 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (27.68%) ActionScript 2.0
6 46 (25.99%) ActionScript 3.0
6 46 (25.99%) PHP
7 45 (25.42%) HTML5
8 43 (24.29%) Java
9 39 (22.03%) Linux
10 38 (21.47%) CSS3
10 38 (21.47%) Front End Development
11 37 (20.90%) Games
12 35 (19.77%) XML
12 35 (19.77%) C++
12 35 (19.77%) TDD
13 34 (19.21%) MySQL
13 34 (19.21%) Adobe
14 33 (18.64%) SQL
14 33 (18.64%) C#
15 32 (18.08%) AngularJS
16 31 (17.51%) Degree
17 30 (16.95%) .NET
18 29 (16.38%) Marketing
18 29 (16.38%) jQuery
19 28 (15.82%) MVC
20 27 (15.25%) FTP
20 27 (15.25%) User Experience
21 26 (14.69%) REST

ActionScript
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 13 (7.34%) NetWeaver
2 9 (5.08%) Drupal
2 9 (5.08%) Gentran
3 6 (3.39%) IIS
4 4 (2.26%) GeoServer
4 4 (2.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.13%) Apache
5 2 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.13%) CMS
5 2 (1.13%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (14.69%) Photoshop
2 18 (10.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (3.95%) Gliffy
3 7 (3.95%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (2.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.26%) Fireworks
5 4 (2.26%) MS Excel
5 4 (2.26%) MS Office
6 3 (1.69%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (1.13%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.56%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Magento
2 1 (0.56%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.56%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (0.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.95%) GitHub
2 5 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.69%) SaaS
4 1 (0.56%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.25%) FTP
2 9 (5.08%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.52%) HTTP
3 8 (4.52%) RFID
3 8 (4.52%) VLAN
4 7 (3.95%) SSH
5 3 (1.69%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.69%) Internet
6 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.21%) MySQL
2 12 (6.78%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.08%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.39%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.26%) GIS
6 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.56%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (14.12%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.30%) Selenium
3 16 (9.04%) Subversion
4 15 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 15 (8.47%) JIRA
5 13 (7.34%) NWDS
6 12 (6.78%) Eclipse
7 10 (5.65%) Jasmine
8 9 (5.08%) Cucumber
9 8 (4.52%) Grunt
9 8 (4.52%) gulp
10 7 (3.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 7 (3.95%) Bower
10 7 (3.95%) Bugzilla
10 7 (3.95%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (2.82%) TortoiseSVN
12 3 (1.69%) Mocha
13 2 (1.13%) Flash Builder
13 2 (1.13%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (20.90%) Games
2 29 (16.38%) Marketing
3 19 (10.73%) Finance
4 18 (10.17%) Advertising
5 8 (4.52%) French Language
6 7 (3.95%) Italian Language
6 7 (3.95%) Retail
7 6 (3.39%) Dutch Language
7 6 (3.39%) German Language
7 6 (3.39%) Spanish Language
8 5 (2.82%) Manufacturing
9 4 (2.26%) Multimedia
10 3 (1.69%) Banking
10 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.56%) Automotive
11 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 110 (62.15%) Developer
2 30 (16.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 26 (14.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 23 (12.99%) Senior Developer
5 20 (11.30%) Angular Developer
6 17 (9.60%) PHP Developer
7 15 (8.47%) SAP Developer
7 15 (8.47%) SAP PI Developer
8 12 (6.78%) Messaging Developer
8 12 (6.78%) Web Developer
9 11 (6.21%) Programmer
10 10 (5.65%) Agile Developer
10 10 (5.65%) Analyst
10 10 (5.65%) Junior
10 10 (5.65%) LAMP Developer
10 10 (5.65%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 10 (5.65%) Senior LAMP Developer
10 10 (5.65%) Senior PHP Developer
11 9 (5.08%) Designer
11 9 (5.08%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (49.72%) CSS
1 88 (49.72%) HTML
2 61 (34.46%) Flash
3 45 (25.42%) HTML5
4 38 (21.47%) CSS3
5 35 (19.77%) XML
6 32 (18.08%) AngularJS
7 30 (16.95%) .NET
8 29 (16.38%) jQuery
9 26 (14.69%) EDI
9 26 (14.69%) REST
10 23 (12.99%) Ajax
11 22 (12.43%) Node.js
12 18 (10.17%) Sass
13 16 (9.04%) LAMP
14 15 (8.47%) ASP.NET
14 15 (8.47%) SAP PI
14 15 (8.47%) SOAP
15 14 (7.91%) Apache Flex
16 13 (7.34%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.25%) User Experience
2 21 (11.86%) Mobile App
3 17 (9.60%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.65%) Inversion of Control
5 9 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.95%) Social Media
7 6 (3.39%) Online Games
8 5 (2.82%) Digital Media
8 5 (2.82%) iPad
8 5 (2.82%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.82%) Motion Graphics
9 4 (2.26%) Animation
9 4 (2.26%) New Media
9 4 (2.26%) Online Gambling
9 4 (2.26%) Replication
10 3 (1.69%) Browser Games
10 3 (1.69%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.69%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.69%) Mobile Games
11 2 (1.13%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 39 (22.03%) Linux
2 20 (11.30%) Apple iOS
3 16 (9.04%) Android
4 15 (8.47%) Windows
5 8 (4.52%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.82%) Unix
7 2 (1.13%) Debian
7 2 (1.13%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (21.47%) Front End Development
3 35 (19.77%) TDD
4 28 (15.82%) MVC
5 26 (14.69%) OOP
6 25 (14.12%) Test Automation
6 25 (14.12%) Web Development
6 25 (14.12%) Wireframes
7 18 (10.17%) OO
7 18 (10.17%) SOA
8 17 (9.60%) Mentoring
9 16 (9.04%) Project Management
9 16 (9.04%) SDLC
10 15 (8.47%) Prototyping
11 13 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (6.78%) E-Commerce
12 12 (6.78%) Unit Testing
13 11 (6.21%) Rapid Prototyping
13 11 (6.21%) Scrum
14 10 (5.65%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 96 (54.24%) JavaScript
2 49 (27.68%) ActionScript 2.0
3 46 (25.99%) ActionScript 3.0
3 46 (25.99%) PHP
4 43 (24.29%) Java
5 35 (19.77%) C++
6 33 (18.64%) C#
6 33 (18.64%) SQL
7 21 (11.86%) Python
8 14 (7.91%) PHP 4
8 14 (7.91%) PHP 5
9 11 (6.21%) Lua
10 10 (5.65%) ECMAScript
10 10 (5.65%) Shell Script
11 9 (5.08%) Ruby
12 8 (4.52%) T-SQL
12 8 (4.52%) TypeScript
13 7 (3.95%) ABAP
13 7 (3.95%) Objective-C
13 7 (3.95%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (17.51%) Degree
2 7 (3.95%) ISEB
2 7 (3.95%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (4.52%) Ansible
1 8 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (19.21%) Adobe
2 18 (10.17%) SAP
3 9 (5.08%) Perforce
4 8 (4.52%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.95%) Axway
6 6 (3.39%) Oracle
7 4 (2.26%) ESRI
7 4 (2.26%) Facebook
7 4 (2.26%) Macromedia
8 2 (1.13%) SEEBURGER
9 1 (0.56%) DoubleClick
9 1 (0.56%) Google
9 1 (0.56%) IBM
9 1 (0.56%) Sun
9 1 (0.56%) Sybase
9 1 (0.56%) Twitter
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