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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe ActionScript
UK
Rank 814 845 763
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -82
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 38 80 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.081% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.084% 0.16% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 34 73 153
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £45,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.28%

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
45448 51395 52870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.99% 52.28% 50.54%
Number of salaries quoted 39001 44313 45341
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 16 January 2017 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +41 38 £35,000 -26.31% 6
London +43 16 £35,000 -30.00% 3
South East +55 11 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Berkshire - 8 £45,000 -
Brentford +7 7 £35,000 +29.62%
Slough - 3 £58,750 -
East Midlands - 3 £30,000 -
South West +12 2 £27,000 -22.85%
Tyne and Wear - 2 £42,500 -
Sunderland - 2 £42,500 -
Bournemouth - 2 £27,000 -
Reading - 2 £58,750 -
North East - 2 £42,500 -
East of England - 2 £35,000 - 1
Colchester - 2 £35,000 -
Derby - 2 £30,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £43,750 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 £30,000 -
Dorset - 2 £27,000 -
Essex - 2 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £30,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £22,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £28,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £22,500 -
Petersfield - 1 £30,000 -
North West - 1 £28,500 - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 49 (40.83%) HTML
2 43 (35.83%) CSS
3 40 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
4 38 (31.67%) JavaScript
5 33 (27.50%) SQL
5 33 (27.50%) Flash
6 28 (23.33%) XML
7 27 (22.50%) Java
7 27 (22.50%) C++
7 27 (22.50%) EDI
8 26 (21.67%) C#
9 25 (20.83%) FTP
9 25 (20.83%) Games
10 23 (19.17%) MVC
10 23 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (19.17%) Linux
11 22 (18.33%) ActionScript 3.0
11 22 (18.33%) Degree
12 21 (17.50%) TDD
13 20 (16.67%) Adobe
14 19 (15.83%) HTML5
15 18 (15.00%) Test Automation
15 18 (15.00%) REST
16 17 (14.17%) Apple iOS
16 17 (14.17%) Mentoring
16 17 (14.17%) Wireframes
16 17 (14.17%) Android
16 17 (14.17%) .NET
17 16 (13.33%) Front End Development
17 16 (13.33%) CSS3

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 12 (10.00%) Gentran
2 8 (6.67%) NetWeaver
3 3 (2.50%) WordPress
4 2 (1.67%) Moodle
5 1 (0.83%) Apache
5 1 (0.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.83%) Confluence
5 1 (0.83%) Drupal
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (7.50%) MS Office
2 9 (7.50%) Photoshop
3 6 (5.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (2.50%) Adobe Captivate
4 3 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.67%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.83%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.83%) SaaS
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.83%) FTP
2 8 (6.67%) RFID
2 8 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.67%) VLAN
3 7 (5.83%) HTTP
4 6 (5.00%) SMTP
4 6 (5.00%) SSH
5 4 (3.33%) HTTPS
6 3 (2.50%) Internet
7 1 (0.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.17%) MySQL
2 5 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.83%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (12.50%) JIRA
2 14 (11.67%) Selenium
3 10 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 8 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 8 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 8 (6.67%) NWDS
5 7 (5.83%) Subversion
6 6 (5.00%) Bugzilla
6 6 (5.00%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.50%) Jasmine
8 3 (2.50%) Mocha
9 1 (0.83%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.83%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.83%) Flash Builder
9 1 (0.83%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.83%) TestNG
9 1 (0.83%) TestPartner
9 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (20.83%) Games
2 14 (11.67%) Retail
3 13 (10.83%) Marketing
4 11 (9.17%) Finance
5 8 (6.67%) Advertising
6 4 (3.33%) Spanish Language
7 3 (2.50%) Banking
7 3 (2.50%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.83%) Automotive
9 1 (0.83%) Back Office
9 1 (0.83%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.83%) Electronics
9 1 (0.83%) French Language
9 1 (0.83%) German Language
9 1 (0.83%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 56 (46.67%) Developer
2 19 (15.83%) Analyst
3 14 (11.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 11 (9.17%) Programmer
6 10 (8.33%) SAP Developer
6 10 (8.33%) SAP PI Developer
7 9 (7.50%) Junior
7 9 (7.50%) Technical Leader
7 9 (7.50%) UI Programmer
8 7 (5.83%) Agile Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Angular Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Messaging Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Operations Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) Designer
9 6 (5.00%) Integration Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Junior JavaScript Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Senior Programmer
10 5 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (40.83%) HTML
2 43 (35.83%) CSS
3 33 (27.50%) Flash
4 28 (23.33%) XML
5 27 (22.50%) EDI
6 19 (15.83%) HTML5
7 18 (15.00%) REST
8 17 (14.17%) .NET
9 16 (13.33%) CSS3
10 15 (12.50%) Web Services
11 11 (9.17%) SOAP
12 10 (8.33%) ASP.NET
12 10 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (8.33%) JSON
12 10 (8.33%) SAP PI
13 9 (7.50%) .NET Framework
13 9 (7.50%) AngularJS
13 9 (7.50%) Apache Flex
13 9 (7.50%) jQuery
14 8 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.50%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.67%) Social Media
4 7 (5.83%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (5.83%) User Experience
5 5 (4.17%) Animation
5 5 (4.17%) e-Learning
5 5 (4.17%) Learning Management System
5 5 (4.17%) Motion Graphics
6 4 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.33%) FMCG
6 4 (3.33%) Online Gambling
7 3 (2.50%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.67%) Online Games
8 2 (1.67%) Streaming Media
9 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.83%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.83%) NHS
9 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.17%) Linux
2 17 (14.17%) Android
2 17 (14.17%) Apple iOS
3 12 (10.00%) Windows
4 8 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.67%) Debian
5 2 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (19.17%) MVC
2 21 (17.50%) TDD
3 18 (15.00%) Test Automation
4 17 (14.17%) Mentoring
4 17 (14.17%) Wireframes
5 16 (13.33%) Front End Development
6 15 (12.50%) Project Management
6 15 (12.50%) Use Case
7 14 (11.67%) OO
7 14 (11.67%) OOP
7 14 (11.67%) SDLC
8 12 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 12 (10.00%) SOA
9 10 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (8.33%) ETL
9 10 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 9 (7.50%) OOD
10 9 (7.50%) Prototyping
10 9 (7.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
2 38 (31.67%) JavaScript
3 33 (27.50%) SQL
4 27 (22.50%) C++
4 27 (22.50%) Java
5 26 (21.67%) C#
6 22 (18.33%) ActionScript 3.0
7 15 (12.50%) Python
8 10 (8.33%) PHP
9 9 (7.50%) Lua
9 9 (7.50%) T-SQL
10 8 (6.67%) Shell Script
11 7 (5.83%) ECMAScript
12 6 (5.00%) Objective-C
13 5 (4.17%) C
13 5 (4.17%) Ruby
14 4 (3.33%) ABAP
15 2 (1.67%) PHP 4
15 2 (1.67%) PHP 5
15 2 (1.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (18.33%) Degree
2 6 (5.00%) ISEB
2 6 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (6.67%) Ansible
1 8 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (16.67%) Adobe
2 10 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.33%) Oracle
2 10 (8.33%) SAP
3 8 (6.67%) Perforce
4 7 (5.83%) Vertica
5 6 (5.00%) Axway
6 2 (1.67%) Facebook
7 1 (0.83%) Google
7 1 (0.83%) Twitter
7 1 (0.83%) webMethods
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