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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 826 845 774
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -71
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 60 100 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.094% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.18% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 52 89 170
Median salary £37,750 £42,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.17% +20.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £35,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £41,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +26.92%

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
49082 55765 56722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.48% 52.45% 50.11%
Number of salaries quoted 42125 47911 48541
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +23 57 £38,000 -15.55% 4
London +38 28 £36,250 -19.44% 1
South East +67 16 £45,000 -5.26%
Berkshire - 8 £45,000 -
Brentford +9 7 £35,000 +29.62%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £72,500 -
East Midlands - 4 £30,000 -
South West +4 3 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Hampshire - 3 £30,000 -
Orpington - 3 £47,500 -
Slough - 3 £58,750 -
East of England +14 2 £35,000 +8.52% 1
Essex - 2 £35,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 £72,500 -
Derby - 2 £30,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 £27,000 - 2
Colchester - 2 £35,000 -
Petersfield - 2 £30,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £43,750 -
Reading - 2 £58,750 -
Derbyshire - 2 £30,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £42,500 -
Dorset - 2 £27,000 - 2
Sunderland - 2 £42,500 -
North East - 2 £42,500 -
Surrey +5 1 - -
Manchester -18 1 £28,500 -36.66%
North West -23 1 £28,500 -36.66%
West Midlands - 1 - -

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 66 (42.58%) HTML
2 60 (38.71%) CSS
3 59 (38.06%) ActionScript 2.0
4 54 (34.84%) JavaScript
5 47 (30.32%) Flash
6 40 (25.81%) SQL
7 39 (25.16%) XML
8 36 (23.23%) EDI
8 36 (23.23%) FTP
9 35 (22.58%) Adobe
10 32 (20.65%) Java
10 32 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (20.00%) MVC
12 30 (19.35%) Games
12 30 (19.35%) Linux
13 29 (18.71%) C#
13 29 (18.71%) HTML5
13 29 (18.71%) ActionScript 3.0
14 28 (18.06%) C++
14 28 (18.06%) Degree
15 26 (16.77%) REST
15 26 (16.77%) CSS3
16 25 (16.13%) Front End Development
16 25 (16.13%) TDD
17 24 (15.48%) Finance
18 22 (14.19%) SOAP
18 22 (14.19%) Wireframes
19 21 (13.55%) SDLC
19 21 (13.55%) Test Automation
20 20 (12.90%) OOP

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 15 (9.68%) Gentran
2 13 (8.39%) NetWeaver
3 5 (3.23%) Drupal
4 3 (1.94%) WordPress
5 2 (1.29%) Apache
5 2 (1.29%) Moodle
6 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.65%) CMS
6 1 (0.65%) Confluence
6 1 (0.65%) IIS
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (11.61%) Photoshop
2 14 (9.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (5.81%) MS Excel
4 8 (5.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (5.16%) MS Office
5 6 (3.87%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (2.58%) Fireworks
7 3 (1.94%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (1.29%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.65%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.52%) SaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (23.23%) FTP
2 13 (8.39%) HTTP
3 11 (7.10%) SSH
4 9 (5.81%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.16%) RFID
5 8 (5.16%) VLAN
6 6 (3.87%) SMTP
7 4 (2.58%) HTTPS
7 4 (2.58%) Internet
8 1 (0.65%) Intranet
8 1 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.81%) MySQL
3 8 (5.16%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.87%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.58%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.65%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (12.26%) Selenium
2 17 (10.97%) JIRA
3 14 (9.03%) Git (software)
4 13 (8.39%) NWDS
5 12 (7.74%) Eclipse
6 10 (6.45%) Cucumber
6 10 (6.45%) Subversion
7 8 (5.16%) Bugzilla
7 8 (5.16%) Jenkins
8 7 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (3.87%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (1.94%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.94%) Mocha
11 2 (1.29%) Flash Builder
11 2 (1.29%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.65%) Fiddler
12 1 (0.65%) JUnit
12 1 (0.65%) Maven
12 1 (0.65%) TestPartner
12 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (19.35%) Games
2 24 (15.48%) Finance
3 18 (11.61%) Marketing
4 17 (10.97%) Retail
5 9 (5.81%) Advertising
5 9 (5.81%) Spanish Language
6 7 (4.52%) French Language
7 6 (3.87%) Dutch Language
7 6 (3.87%) German Language
7 6 (3.87%) Italian Language
8 4 (2.58%) Banking
8 4 (2.58%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.29%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.65%) Automotive
10 1 (0.65%) Back Office
10 1 (0.65%) Electronics
10 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.65%) Prime Brokerage
10 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 81 (52.26%) Developer
2 21 (13.55%) JavaScript Developer
3 18 (11.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 17 (10.97%) Analyst
5 15 (9.68%) SAP Developer
5 15 (9.68%) SAP PI Developer
6 13 (8.39%) Angular Developer
6 13 (8.39%) Designer
7 12 (7.74%) Junior
7 12 (7.74%) Messaging Developer
7 12 (7.74%) Programmer
8 10 (6.45%) Agile Developer
8 10 (6.45%) Integration Developer
9 9 (5.81%) Technical Leader
9 9 (5.81%) UI Programmer
10 8 (5.16%) Architect
10 8 (5.16%) UI Designer
11 7 (4.52%) Junior Developer
11 7 (4.52%) PHP Developer
12 6 (3.87%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (42.58%) HTML
2 60 (38.71%) CSS
3 47 (30.32%) Flash
4 39 (25.16%) XML
5 36 (23.23%) EDI
6 29 (18.71%) HTML5
7 26 (16.77%) CSS3
7 26 (16.77%) REST
8 22 (14.19%) SOAP
9 20 (12.90%) .NET
10 17 (10.97%) jQuery
11 16 (10.32%) AngularJS
12 15 (9.68%) SAP PI
13 14 (9.03%) Web Services
14 13 (8.39%) ASP.NET
14 13 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (8.39%) Node.js
15 12 (7.74%) .NET Framework
15 12 (7.74%) JSON
16 11 (7.10%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.61%) User Experience
2 15 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 14 (9.03%) Social Media
4 13 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (6.45%) Inversion of Control
6 9 (5.81%) Motion Graphics
7 8 (5.16%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.87%) Animation
9 5 (3.23%) e-Learning
9 5 (3.23%) iPad
9 5 (3.23%) Learning Management System
10 4 (2.58%) FMCG
10 4 (2.58%) New Media
10 4 (2.58%) Online Gambling
10 4 (2.58%) Online Games
11 3 (1.94%) Data Integration
12 2 (1.29%) Client/Server
12 2 (1.29%) Photography
12 2 (1.29%) Streaming Media
13 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.35%) Linux
2 19 (12.26%) Android
2 19 (12.26%) Apple iOS
3 18 (11.61%) Windows
4 8 (5.16%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.29%) Debian
5 2 (1.29%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.29%) Unix
6 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (20.00%) MVC
3 25 (16.13%) Front End Development
3 25 (16.13%) TDD
4 22 (14.19%) Wireframes
5 21 (13.55%) SDLC
5 21 (13.55%) Test Automation
6 20 (12.90%) OOP
7 18 (11.61%) Mentoring
8 17 (10.97%) OO
9 15 (9.68%) Project Management
9 15 (9.68%) Prototyping
9 15 (9.68%) Use Case
10 12 (7.74%) B2B
10 12 (7.74%) Business Analysis
10 12 (7.74%) OOD
10 12 (7.74%) SOA
11 11 (7.10%) E-Commerce
11 11 (7.10%) Software Testing
11 11 (7.10%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 59 (38.06%) ActionScript 2.0
2 54 (34.84%) JavaScript
3 40 (25.81%) SQL
4 32 (20.65%) Java
5 29 (18.71%) ActionScript 3.0
5 29 (18.71%) C#
6 28 (18.06%) C++
7 17 (10.97%) PHP
8 14 (9.03%) Python
8 14 (9.03%) T-SQL
9 10 (6.45%) ECMAScript
9 10 (6.45%) Lua
10 9 (5.81%) Shell Script
11 7 (4.52%) ABAP
12 6 (3.87%) Objective-C
13 5 (3.23%) C
14 4 (2.58%) Ruby
15 2 (1.29%) PHP 4
15 2 (1.29%) PHP 5
15 2 (1.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (18.06%) Degree
2 8 (5.16%) ISEB
2 8 (5.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (5.16%) Ansible
1 8 (5.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (22.58%) Adobe
2 15 (9.68%) SAP
3 11 (7.10%) Axway
4 9 (5.81%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.81%) Oracle
4 9 (5.81%) Perforce
5 5 (3.23%) Vertica
6 4 (2.58%) Macromedia
7 3 (1.94%) Facebook
8 1 (0.65%) Google
8 1 (0.65%) IBM
8 1 (0.65%) SEEBURGER
8 1 (0.65%) Sun
8 1 (0.65%) Sybase
8 1 (0.65%) Twitter
8 1 (0.65%) webMethods
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