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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 679 531 430
Rank change year-on-year
-148 -101
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 205 402 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.38% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.72% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 154 316 484
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%

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
54061 55774 58093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.51% 52.94% 54.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46199 46664 50437
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,750 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 February 2015 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 27 February 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
(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 -154 198 £40,000 -11.11% 28
London -115 95 £42,500 -15.00% 17
South East -9 40 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Surrey +22 33 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands -4 24 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Yorkshire -4 15 £41,500 +34.95% 3
City of London -49 14 £61,250 +16.66% 5
Shropshire - 14 £32,500 -
South West -39 13 £37,500 -21.05% 1
West Yorkshire -12 8 £32,000 +31.95% 3
Leeds -17 8 £32,000 +52.38% 3
Scotland +9 7 £37,500 +56.25%
Devon +8 7 £24,000 -27.27%
South Yorkshire - 7 £41,800 -
Sheffield - 7 £41,800 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £25,000 -
Bristol -23 6 £37,500 -25.00%
Guildford - 6 £40,000 -
East Midlands +25 5 £33,750 +26.16% 1
Edinburgh - 5 - -
Nottinghamshire +12 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Nottingham +10 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Oxfordshire -4 3 £50,000 -
Oxford -5 3 £50,000 -
Cheshire -6 3 £45,000 +38.46% 1
East of England -15 3 £37,500 -3.22% 2
Coventry -20 3 £21,500 -28.33%
North West -26 3 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Brentford - 3 £30,000 -
Halesowen - 3 £37,500 -

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 317 (76.94%) HTML
2 293 (71.12%) JavaScript
3 272 (66.02%) Flash
4 234 (56.80%) CSS
5 219 (53.16%) HTML5
6 177 (42.96%) ActionScript 3.0
7 131 (31.80%) jQuery
8 120 (29.13%) XML
9 116 (28.16%) MVC
9 116 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
10 105 (25.49%) Adobe
11 102 (24.76%) Games
12 100 (24.27%) ActionScript 2.0
13 99 (24.03%) Photoshop
14 95 (23.06%) Marketing
15 79 (19.17%) CSS3
16 78 (18.93%) Java
17 75 (18.20%) .NET
17 75 (18.20%) OO
18 74 (17.96%) PHP
19 73 (17.72%) Git (software)
20 71 (17.23%) Adobe Illustrator
21 70 (16.99%) C#
22 67 (16.26%) SQL
22 67 (16.26%) SQL Server
23 65 (15.78%) User Experience
24 62 (15.05%) Web Services
25 59 (14.32%) Scrum
26 55 (13.35%) Degree
27 53 (12.86%) Android

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 36 (8.74%) CMS
2 28 (6.80%) WordPress
3 23 (5.58%) BizTalk Server
4 19 (4.61%) ColdFusion
5 13 (3.16%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.67%) Drupal
6 11 (2.67%) Node.js
7 10 (2.43%) Joomla!
8 9 (2.18%) concrete5
9 7 (1.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (1.70%) Apache Solr
10 6 (1.46%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.21%) Oracle BPEL
11 5 (1.21%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.97%) Gentran
13 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.49%) IIS
13 2 (0.49%) Apache
14 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 99 (24.03%) Photoshop
2 71 (17.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 43 (10.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 23 (5.58%) Fireworks
5 22 (5.34%) Adobe After Effects
6 17 (4.13%) MS Excel
7 15 (3.64%) InDesign
8 13 (3.16%) MS Office
9 10 (2.43%) GIMP
10 9 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (1.21%) Adobe Captivate
11 5 (1.21%) MS Visio
12 3 (0.73%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.24%) CorelDRAW
13 1 (0.24%) Shockwave
13 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.24%) Maya
Business Applications
1 7 (1.70%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.21%) Oracle HRMS
2 5 (1.21%) Oracle Payroll
2 5 (1.21%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.46%) SaaS
3 4 (0.97%) GitHub
3 4 (0.97%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.24%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 37 (8.98%) HTTP
2 28 (6.80%) Internet
3 23 (5.58%) SMTP
4 7 (1.70%) FTP
5 4 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.97%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.73%) DNS
6 3 (0.73%) Firewall
7 2 (0.49%) Multicast
7 2 (0.49%) DVB
8 1 (0.24%) SSL
8 1 (0.24%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (16.26%) SQL Server
2 42 (10.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (8.25%) MySQL
4 21 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (4.13%) OLAP
5 17 (4.13%) SQL Server 2000
6 9 (2.18%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.94%) Neo4j
7 8 (1.94%) Hazelcast
8 6 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.21%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.97%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.97%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 73 (17.72%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.52%) Subversion
3 21 (5.10%) JIRA
4 20 (4.85%) Dreamweaver
5 18 (4.37%) Jasmine
6 14 (3.40%) Ant
7 12 (2.91%) Maven
8 11 (2.67%) JUnit
8 11 (2.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 10 (2.43%) QUnit
9 10 (2.43%) Grunt
9 10 (2.43%) PhantomJS
9 10 (2.43%) Selenium
9 10 (2.43%) Mercurial
10 9 (2.18%) Liquibase
10 9 (2.18%) Cucumber
10 9 (2.18%) TestNG
10 9 (2.18%) WebDriver
11 7 (1.70%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.21%) Xcode
General
1 102 (24.76%) Games
2 95 (23.06%) Marketing
3 37 (8.98%) Advertising
4 28 (6.80%) Retail
5 15 (3.64%) French Language
6 12 (2.91%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.67%) Finance
7 11 (2.67%) Multimedia
8 7 (1.70%) Banking
9 5 (1.21%) Interactive Media
10 2 (0.49%) Publishing
10 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.49%) Front Office
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 324 (78.64%) Developer
2 56 (13.59%) Front-End Developer
3 55 (13.35%) Designer
4 49 (11.89%) Web Developer
5 39 (9.47%) Senior Developer
6 31 (7.52%) Flash Developer
7 30 (7.28%) .NET Developer
8 26 (6.31%) C# Developer
8 26 (6.31%) C# .NET Developer
9 24 (5.83%) Web Designer
10 23 (5.58%) Junior
10 23 (5.58%) BizTalk Developer
11 20 (4.85%) Junior Developer
12 19 (4.61%) Games Developer
13 17 (4.13%) E-Learning Developer
13 17 (4.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (4.13%) Agile .NET Developer
13 17 (4.13%) Agile C# Developer
14 15 (3.64%) PHP Developer
15 14 (3.40%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (76.94%) HTML
2 272 (66.02%) Flash
3 234 (56.80%) CSS
4 219 (53.16%) HTML5
5 131 (31.80%) jQuery
6 120 (29.13%) XML
7 79 (19.17%) CSS3
8 75 (18.20%) .NET
9 62 (15.05%) Web Services
10 43 (10.44%) JSON
11 41 (9.95%) WCF
12 40 (9.71%) Ajax
13 34 (8.25%) Apache Flex
13 34 (8.25%) Backbone.js
14 28 (6.80%) .NET Framework
15 27 (6.55%) ASP.NET
16 25 (6.07%) EDI
16 25 (6.07%) EDIFACT
16 25 (6.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 23 (5.58%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 65 (15.78%) User Experience
2 39 (9.47%) Mobile App
3 38 (9.22%) Animation
4 24 (5.83%) Computer Science
5 23 (5.58%) Clustering
5 23 (5.58%) E-Learning
6 21 (5.10%) Graphic Design
7 18 (4.37%) N-Tier
7 18 (4.37%) Digital Media
8 16 (3.88%) Open Source
8 16 (3.88%) iPad
9 15 (3.64%) iDTV
9 15 (3.64%) BBC
9 15 (3.64%) Online Games
10 12 (2.91%) iPhone
11 11 (2.67%) Blackberry
12 10 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (2.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (2.18%) SCORM
13 9 (2.18%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 53 (12.86%) Android
2 49 (11.89%) Apple iOS
3 28 (6.80%) Windows
3 28 (6.80%) Linux
4 13 (3.16%) UNIX
5 11 (2.67%) Windows 8
6 8 (1.94%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.97%) MVS
8 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.24%) CentOS
8 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (28.16%) MVC
1 116 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (18.20%) OO
3 59 (14.32%) Scrum
4 51 (12.38%) OOP
5 44 (10.68%) Responsive Web Design
6 40 (9.71%) Mentoring
7 35 (8.50%) Web Design
7 35 (8.50%) Web Development
8 32 (7.77%) Web Application Development
9 29 (7.04%) iOS Development
9 29 (7.04%) E-Commerce
10 23 (5.58%) Load Balancing
10 23 (5.58%) Game Development
11 21 (5.10%) SOA
12 20 (4.85%) Project Management
12 20 (4.85%) Digital Marketing
13 18 (4.37%) Unit Testing
13 18 (4.37%) Android Development
14 17 (4.13%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 293 (71.12%) JavaScript
2 177 (42.96%) ActionScript 3.0
3 100 (24.27%) ActionScript 2.0
4 78 (18.93%) Java
5 74 (17.96%) PHP
6 70 (16.99%) C#
7 67 (16.26%) SQL
8 31 (7.52%) Objective-C
9 25 (6.07%) Python
10 24 (5.83%) Lua
11 22 (5.34%) T-SQL
11 22 (5.34%) C++
12 20 (4.85%) PHP5
13 14 (3.40%) Ruby
14 10 (2.43%) C
15 7 (1.70%) Perl
16 5 (1.21%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.21%) VB.NET
17 4 (0.97%) VB
17 4 (0.97%) REXX
Qualifications
1 55 (13.35%) Degree
2 14 (3.40%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.73%) VCP4
5 1 (0.24%) ISEB
5 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.85%) QA
2 3 (0.73%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.73%) SLA
3 1 (0.24%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (2.67%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 105 (25.49%) Adobe
2 45 (10.92%) Microsoft
3 16 (3.88%) Oracle
4 15 (3.64%) Google
5 12 (2.91%) Sencha
6 11 (2.67%) DoubleClick
6 11 (2.67%) Appcelerator
7 10 (2.43%) Sony
8 8 (1.94%) Twitter
8 8 (1.94%) Terracotta
9 6 (1.46%) Facebook
10 4 (0.97%) Vertica
10 4 (0.97%) SAP
10 4 (0.97%) Macromedia
11 3 (0.73%) Perforce
11 3 (0.73%) Splunk
12 2 (0.49%) Zend
12 2 (0.49%) SEEBURGER
12 2 (0.49%) IBM
12 2 (0.49%) Business Objects
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, h/c etc
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
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Purple Consultancy
Salary: £35000 per annum
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Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
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