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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe ActionScript
UK
Rank 822 870 757
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -113
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 29 72 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.071% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.064% 0.14% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 24 70 153
Median salary £38,750 £48,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.51% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%

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
45488 52331 53209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 54.10% 51.85% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 38742 45005 45470
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 28 February 2017 within the UK.

ActionScript Salary Histogram in the UK

ActionScript
Top 16 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 28 February 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 +44 29 £38,750 -20.51% 12
London +12 10 £35,000 -33.33% 8
North West -9 9 £40,000 +14.28% 2
South East +45 5 £67,500 +50.00%
East Midlands - 5 £41,500 -
Derbyshire - 5 £41,500 -
Surrey +56 4 £67,500 +50.00%
Manchester -19 4 - - 1
Egham - 4 £67,500 -
Brentford +6 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Cheshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Macclesfield - 3 £40,000 - 1
Lancaster - 2 £32,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £32,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £30,000 -
Derby - 1 £30,000 -

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 39 (41.94%) HTML
1 39 (41.94%) ActionScript 2.0
2 34 (36.56%) CSS
3 32 (34.41%) EDI
4 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
5 26 (27.96%) Degree
6 24 (25.81%) SQL
7 23 (24.73%) XML
7 23 (24.73%) Flash
8 22 (23.66%) Linux
8 22 (23.66%) C#
8 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
9 20 (21.51%) .NET
9 20 (21.51%) FTP
10 19 (20.43%) Web Services
10 19 (20.43%) MVC
10 19 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (20.43%) ActionScript 3.0
11 18 (19.35%) EDIFACT
12 16 (17.20%) Microsoft
13 15 (16.13%) Oracle
14 14 (15.05%) Retail
15 13 (13.98%) Marketing
15 13 (13.98%) Java
15 13 (13.98%) HTTP
15 13 (13.98%) HTML5
15 13 (13.98%) Gentran
16 12 (12.90%) CSS3
16 12 (12.90%) Apple iOS
16 12 (12.90%) Front End Development

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 (13.98%) Gentran
2 4 (4.30%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.23%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.23%) WordPress
4 2 (2.15%) Moodle
5 1 (1.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.08%) CMS
5 1 (1.08%) Confluence
5 1 (1.08%) Drupal
5 1 (1.08%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.68%) MS Office
3 6 (6.45%) Adobe After Effects
3 6 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (6.45%) Photoshop
4 3 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (2.15%) Doxygen
6 1 (1.08%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (1.08%) Blender
Business Applications
1 4 (4.30%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.51%) FTP
2 13 (13.98%) HTTP
3 10 (10.75%) SMTP
4 4 (4.30%) RFID
4 4 (4.30%) SSH
4 4 (4.30%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.30%) VLAN
5 3 (3.23%) Internet
6 1 (1.08%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.75%) MySQL
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.30%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (4.30%) MS Access
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.08%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (11.83%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.53%) JIRA
2 7 (7.53%) Selenium
3 4 (4.30%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.30%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (4.30%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.30%) Subversion
4 2 (2.15%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.15%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.15%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.15%) Mocha
4 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.08%) JUnit
5 1 (1.08%) NWDS
5 1 (1.08%) TestNG
5 1 (1.08%) TestPartner
5 1 (1.08%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (15.05%) Retail
2 13 (13.98%) Marketing
3 9 (9.68%) Games
4 8 (8.60%) Finance
5 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.30%) Advertising
6 4 (4.30%) Spanish Language
7 3 (3.23%) Banking
7 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.08%) Back Office
8 1 (1.08%) Dutch Language
8 1 (1.08%) Electronics
8 1 (1.08%) French Language
8 1 (1.08%) German Language
8 1 (1.08%) Italian Language
8 1 (1.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 43 (46.24%) Developer
2 27 (29.03%) Analyst
3 10 (10.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (9.68%) EDI Analyst
5 8 (8.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (7.53%) Operations Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Designer
7 6 (6.45%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Junior
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.30%) ActionScript Developer
9 4 (4.30%) BizTalk Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) Digital Designer
9 4 (4.30%) Flash Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Junior Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Photoshop Designer
9 4 (4.30%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.30%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (41.94%) HTML
2 34 (36.56%) CSS
3 32 (34.41%) EDI
4 23 (24.73%) Flash
4 23 (24.73%) XML
5 20 (21.51%) .NET
6 19 (20.43%) Web Services
7 18 (19.35%) EDIFACT
8 13 (13.98%) HTML5
9 12 (12.90%) CSS3
10 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET
10 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (9.68%) jQuery
10 9 (9.68%) SOAP
11 6 (6.45%) .NET Framework
11 6 (6.45%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.45%) Apache Flex
11 6 (6.45%) REST
11 6 (6.45%) WCF
12 5 (5.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Computer Science
1 8 (8.60%) TRADACOMS
2 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.53%) Social Media
3 5 (5.38%) Animation
3 5 (5.38%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.38%) Motion Graphics
4 4 (4.30%) Clustering
4 4 (4.30%) FMCG
4 4 (4.30%) User Experience
5 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.15%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.15%) Learning Management System
5 2 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.15%) Streaming Media
6 1 (1.08%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.08%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.08%) Online Gambling
6 1 (1.08%) Online Games
6 1 (1.08%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.66%) Linux
2 12 (12.90%) Android
2 12 (12.90%) Apple iOS
2 12 (12.90%) Windows
3 8 (8.60%) Unix
4 4 (4.30%) HPUX
4 4 (4.30%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.15%) Debian
5 2 (2.15%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (20.43%) MVC
2 12 (12.90%) Front End Development
3 11 (11.83%) Use Case
4 10 (10.75%) ETL
4 10 (10.75%) Test Automation
5 9 (9.68%) Mentoring
5 9 (9.68%) OO
5 9 (9.68%) TDD
6 8 (8.60%) Project Management
6 8 (8.60%) SDLC
6 8 (8.60%) Web Development
6 8 (8.60%) Wireframes
6 8 (8.60%) Workflow
7 7 (7.53%) Business Analysis
7 7 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (7.53%) OOP
7 7 (7.53%) SOA
7 7 (7.53%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.94%) ActionScript 2.0
2 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 24 (25.81%) SQL
4 22 (23.66%) C#
5 19 (20.43%) ActionScript 3.0
6 13 (13.98%) Java
7 12 (12.90%) C++
8 11 (11.83%) PHP
9 10 (10.75%) Python
10 9 (9.68%) T-SQL
11 8 (8.60%) Shell Script
12 5 (5.38%) C
12 5 (5.38%) Ruby
13 4 (4.30%) ECMAScript
13 4 (4.30%) VBScript
14 3 (3.23%) TypeScript
15 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
15 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
16 1 (1.08%) VB
16 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (27.96%) Degree
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.15%) ISEB
3 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.08%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Ansible
1 4 (4.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (17.20%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.13%) Oracle
3 10 (10.75%) Adobe
3 10 (10.75%) SAP
4 7 (7.53%) Vertica
5 4 (4.30%) Axway
6 3 (3.23%) Zend
7 2 (2.15%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.08%) Facebook
8 1 (1.08%) Google
8 1 (1.08%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.08%) Twitter
8 1 (1.08%) webMethods
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