The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 678 518 433
Rank change year-on-year
-160 -85
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 222 432 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.40% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 0.74% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 199 360 538
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%

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
57254 58430 60454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.34% 53.59% 53.76%
Number of salaries quoted 48333 50362 52902
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,018 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ActionScript within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 October 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the UK over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -187 204 £40,000 +14.28% 30
London -64 107 £45,000 +5.88% 20
West Midlands -31 27 £60,000 +81.81% 6
South East -56 24 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Birmingham -2 23 £60,000 +50.00% 2
City of London +19 19 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Yorkshire -61 19 £24,000 -20.00%
Berkshire +23 15 £31,500 -22.22%
Leeds -43 12 £20,250 -22.11%
West Yorkshire -51 12 £20,250 -32.50%
Windsor - 12 £31,500 -
East Midlands +1 9 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Scotland -3 9 £37,500 - 1
South West -44 8 £23,000 -16.36%
South Yorkshire -20 7 £24,500 -16.94%
Doncaster - 7 £24,500 -
Edinburgh - 7 £43,500 -
Northamptonshire -21 5 £39,000 +15.55% 1
North West -34 5 £30,500 -35.78% 1
East of England -38 5 £31,250 +13.63% 1
Cheshire -7 4 £30,500 +15.09%
Oxford -7 4 £45,000 +20.00%
Oxfordshire -11 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Nottinghamshire - 4 £32,000 -
Nottingham - 4 £32,000 -
Devon -17 3 £22,000 -
Hertfordshire -20 3 £27,500 - 1
Dorset - 3 £24,500 -
Plymouth - 3 £22,000 -
Macclesfield - 3 £32,500 -

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ActionScript 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.

1 381 (75.45%) HTML
2 356 (70.50%) JavaScript
3 326 (64.55%) Flash
4 300 (59.41%) CSS
5 245 (48.51%) ActionScript 3.0
6 233 (46.14%) HTML5
7 163 (32.28%) XML
8 152 (30.10%) Adobe
9 149 (29.50%) Java
10 139 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
11 131 (25.94%) jQuery
12 126 (24.95%) Games
12 126 (24.95%) PHP
13 123 (24.36%) Photoshop
14 121 (23.96%) MVC
15 113 (22.38%) OO
16 110 (21.78%) User Experience
17 109 (21.58%) Android
18 97 (19.21%) OOP
19 96 (19.01%) CSS3
20 91 (18.02%) Apple iOS
21 90 (17.82%) Git (software)
22 89 (17.62%) ActionScript 2.0
22 89 (17.62%) Ajax
23 83 (16.44%) Linux
24 78 (15.45%) Windows
25 76 (15.05%) Adobe Illustrator
26 75 (14.85%) Scrum
27 72 (14.26%) Objective-C
28 69 (13.66%) JSON

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ActionScript 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (9.31%) CMS
2 29 (5.74%) WordPress
3 25 (4.95%) Node.js
4 19 (3.76%) Apache
5 13 (2.57%) Drupal
6 12 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.38%) ColdFusion
7 10 (1.98%) Umbraco
8 8 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (1.58%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.58%) IIS
9 6 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (1.19%) Oracle BPEL
10 5 (0.99%) LiveCycle
11 4 (0.79%) nginx
11 4 (0.79%) Moodle
12 3 (0.59%) Joomla!
12 3 (0.59%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.40%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.40%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 123 (24.36%) Photoshop
2 76 (15.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 33 (6.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 28 (5.54%) Adobe After Effects
5 19 (3.76%) Fireworks
6 13 (2.57%) InDesign
7 9 (1.78%) MS Office
8 6 (1.19%) Adobe Captivate
9 4 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (0.79%) MS Excel
9 4 (0.79%) Maya
10 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.59%) GIMP
11 2 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.40%) Shockwave
12 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.20%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.20%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.20%) Swift 3D
Business Applications
1 8 (1.58%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
1 8 (1.58%) IntelliMatch
2 7 (1.39%) HiPortfolio
3 6 (1.19%) Oracle HRMS
3 6 (1.19%) Oracle Payroll
3 6 (1.19%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 6 (1.19%) Magento
4 4 (0.79%) Kondor+
5 1 (0.20%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.39%) MailChimp
2 3 (0.59%) SaaS
3 2 (0.40%) GitHub
3 2 (0.40%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.40%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.94%) Internet
2 22 (4.36%) HTTP
3 14 (2.77%) SSL
4 9 (1.78%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.58%) DNS
6 4 (0.79%) Intranet
6 4 (0.79%) FTP
7 2 (0.40%) SMS
7 2 (0.40%) DVB
7 2 (0.40%) SSH
7 2 (0.40%) Multicast
8 1 (0.20%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (11.68%) MySQL
2 29 (5.74%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.18%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.78%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (1.78%) MongoDB
5 9 (1.78%) OLAP
6 8 (1.58%) Neo4j
6 8 (1.58%) Hazelcast
7 7 (1.39%) SQLite
8 6 (1.19%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.19%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.79%) Hyperion Smart View
10 2 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.20%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.20%) Big Data
11 1 (0.20%) OLTP
11 1 (0.20%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 90 (17.82%) Git (software)
2 58 (11.49%) Subversion
3 40 (7.92%) Dreamweaver
4 37 (7.33%) Ant
5 31 (6.14%) JIRA
6 30 (5.94%) JUnit
7 28 (5.54%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 27 (5.35%) Eclipse
9 20 (3.96%) Xcode
10 16 (3.17%) Maven
10 16 (3.17%) Selenium
10 16 (3.17%) Introscope
11 15 (2.97%) Cucumber
11 15 (2.97%) Jasmine
12 14 (2.77%) TestNG
12 14 (2.77%) WebDriver
13 12 (2.38%) Behat
14 9 (1.78%) Jenkins
14 9 (1.78%) Grunt
15 7 (1.39%) Flash Builder
General
1 126 (24.95%) Games
2 68 (13.47%) Marketing
3 48 (9.50%) Advertising
4 42 (8.32%) Finance
5 26 (5.15%) Retail
6 18 (3.56%) Telecoms
7 16 (3.17%) Banking
8 14 (2.77%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (2.38%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.98%) Multimedia
11 6 (1.19%) Automotive
12 4 (0.79%) Back Office
12 4 (0.79%) Publishing
13 3 (0.59%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.59%) Interactive Media
13 3 (0.59%) Front Office
14 2 (0.40%) Electronics
15 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 391 (77.43%) Developer
2 64 (12.67%) Flash Developer
3 60 (11.88%) Senior Developer
4 59 (11.68%) Designer
5 57 (11.29%) Web Developer
6 53 (10.50%) Front-End Developer
7 40 (7.92%) Junior
8 35 (6.93%) Junior Developer
9 32 (6.34%) ActionScript Developer
10 29 (5.74%) Mobile Developer
10 29 (5.74%) Applications Developer
11 28 (5.54%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 25 (4.95%) Web Designer
13 24 (4.75%) PHP Developer
13 24 (4.75%) UI Programmer
13 24 (4.75%) UI Developer
14 21 (4.16%) Consultant
15 19 (3.76%) .NET Developer
15 19 (3.76%) Flex Developer
16 18 (3.56%) E-Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 381 (75.45%) HTML
2 326 (64.55%) Flash
3 300 (59.41%) CSS
4 233 (46.14%) HTML5
5 163 (32.28%) XML
6 131 (25.94%) jQuery
7 96 (19.01%) CSS3
8 89 (17.62%) Ajax
9 69 (13.66%) JSON
10 63 (12.48%) Web Services
11 61 (12.08%) .NET
12 60 (11.88%) Apache Flex
13 52 (10.30%) REST
13 52 (10.30%) PhoneGap
14 48 (9.50%) XHTML
15 39 (7.72%) Spring
16 36 (7.13%) AngularJS
17 35 (6.93%) Backbone.js
18 30 (5.94%) LESS
19 29 (5.74%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 110 (21.78%) User Experience
2 62 (12.28%) Animation
3 43 (8.51%) Mobile App
4 36 (7.13%) Social Media
4 36 (7.13%) N-Tier
5 35 (6.93%) Computer Science
6 28 (5.54%) Blackberry
7 24 (4.75%) E-Learning
8 23 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (4.36%) Digital Media
9 22 (4.36%) iPad
10 19 (3.76%) RIA
11 17 (3.37%) Open Source
12 16 (3.17%) Algorithms
12 16 (3.17%) Graphic Design
12 16 (3.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 15 (2.97%) Video Editing
13 15 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (2.77%) Online Games
15 13 (2.57%) STB
Operating Systems
1 109 (21.58%) Android
2 91 (18.02%) Apple iOS
3 83 (16.44%) Linux
4 78 (15.45%) Windows
5 28 (5.54%) Windows 8
5 28 (5.54%) UNIX
6 12 (2.38%) Solaris
7 11 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.58%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (1.39%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.40%) CentOS
10 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (23.96%) MVC
3 113 (22.38%) OO
4 97 (19.21%) OOP
5 75 (14.85%) Scrum
6 63 (12.48%) TDD
7 58 (11.49%) Mentoring
8 54 (10.69%) SOA
9 51 (10.10%) E-Commerce
10 42 (8.32%) iOS Development
11 38 (7.52%) Android Development
12 33 (6.53%) Software Engineering
13 30 (5.94%) Responsive Web Design
14 28 (5.54%) Game Development
14 28 (5.54%) Unit Testing
14 28 (5.54%) Project Management
15 24 (4.75%) Web Design
16 17 (3.37%) EAI
16 17 (3.37%) Kanban
17 16 (3.17%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 356 (70.50%) JavaScript
2 245 (48.51%) ActionScript 3.0
3 149 (29.50%) Java
4 126 (24.95%) PHP
5 89 (17.62%) ActionScript 2.0
6 72 (14.26%) Objective-C
7 64 (12.67%) SQL
8 56 (11.09%) C#
9 42 (8.32%) Python
10 29 (5.74%) Lua
11 21 (4.16%) Ruby
12 18 (3.56%) C++
12 18 (3.56%) PHP5
13 15 (2.97%) PL/SQL
14 14 (2.77%) Perl
15 11 (2.18%) VBScript
16 9 (1.78%) T-SQL
16 9 (1.78%) C
17 7 (1.39%) PHP4
18 6 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (10.10%) Degree
2 31 (6.14%) Security Cleared
3 28 (5.54%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.59%) ISEB
5 2 (0.40%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (9.11%) QA
2 20 (3.96%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.40%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.40%) Firmware
Vendors
1 152 (30.10%) Adobe
2 42 (8.32%) Facebook
3 33 (6.53%) DoubleClick
4 29 (5.74%) Sencha
5 28 (5.54%) Appcelerator
6 22 (4.36%) Oracle
7 19 (3.76%) Microsoft
8 16 (3.17%) Splunk
8 16 (3.17%) Perforce
9 15 (2.97%) Twitter
10 13 (2.57%) Google
10 13 (2.57%) Zend
11 11 (2.18%) Rackspace
12 10 (1.98%) EPiServer
12 10 (1.98%) IBM
13 8 (1.58%) Sybase
13 8 (1.58%) Terracotta
13 8 (1.58%) Brady
14 6 (1.19%) Sony
15 4 (0.79%) Roku
London
Nakama
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Datascope Recruitment
Salary: Pension, Health, Life, Gym, Equity
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £70k - 80k per year + bonus, package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Source
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £35k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + +Bonus+Full package
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Bonobo
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £78000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Hampshire
Creative Personnel
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago