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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 820 772 751
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -21
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 94 210 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.38% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72 157 209
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,250 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +15.38%

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
51360 55978 59974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.57% 51.01% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 44489 47727 50341
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -70 94 £45,000 - 8
London +9 37 £51,250 +13.88% 5
South West +11 18 £40,000 +6.66% 1
South East -25 17 £61,250 -12.50%
West Midlands -1 16 £26,500 +6.00%
Wiltshire - 13 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +26 11 £57,500 +15.00%
Warwickshire +18 9 £37,500 +50.00%
Swindon - 7 £47,500 - 1
Orpington - 6 £45,000 - 1
Bath - 5 £23,500 -
Somerset - 5 £23,500 -
East Midlands +12 4 £26,750 -51.36% 1
Coventry - 4 £24,500 -
Surrey -3 3 £45,000 -35.71%
High Wycombe - 3 £57,500 -
Nottingham - 3 £23,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £23,500 -
North West +13 2 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Manchester -8 2 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Wimbledon -12 2 £70,000 +40.00%
Marlow - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £65,000 -
Slough - 2 £65,000 -
Reading - 2 £65,000 -
Northampton +11 1 £30,000 -45.45%
Northamptonshire +10 1 £30,000 -45.45%
Hammersmith - 1 £60,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £21,500 -

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 127 (59.91%) JavaScript
2 112 (52.83%) CSS
3 110 (51.89%) HTML
4 84 (39.62%) Flash
5 69 (32.55%) PHP
6 65 (30.66%) Agile Software Development
7 61 (28.77%) HTML5
8 60 (28.30%) Java
9 57 (26.89%) MySQL
10 56 (26.42%) Front End Development
11 55 (25.94%) ActionScript 3.0
12 52 (24.53%) .NET
12 52 (24.53%) XML
13 51 (24.06%) Linux
13 51 (24.06%) CSS3
14 50 (23.58%) ActionScript 2.0
14 50 (23.58%) Games
15 47 (22.17%) C++
16 46 (21.70%) TDD
17 45 (21.23%) Degree
17 45 (21.23%) C#
17 45 (21.23%) User Experience
18 43 (20.28%) AngularJS
19 40 (18.87%) jQuery
20 38 (17.92%) Adobe
21 37 (17.45%) Photoshop
22 35 (16.51%) Node.js
22 35 (16.51%) Wireframes
22 35 (16.51%) SQL
23 34 (16.04%) Ajax

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 (5.66%) NetWeaver
2 11 (5.19%) Drupal
3 10 (4.72%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.25%) IIS
5 8 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (3.77%) Gentran
6 7 (3.30%) GeoServer
7 4 (1.89%) CMS
7 4 (1.89%) Confluence
8 3 (1.42%) Apache
8 3 (1.42%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.42%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.94%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (17.45%) Photoshop
2 29 (13.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (8.02%) Gliffy
3 17 (8.02%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (2.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.89%) 3ds Max
5 4 (1.89%) Fireworks
5 4 (1.89%) MS Excel
6 3 (1.42%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (1.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.89%) Magento
2 1 (0.47%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.47%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 1 (0.47%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.02%) GitHub
2 10 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.72%) SaaS
3 4 (1.89%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.47%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.68%) FTP
2 8 (3.77%) HTTP
3 7 (3.30%) SSH
4 5 (2.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.89%) RFID
5 4 (1.89%) VLAN
6 3 (1.42%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.42%) Internet
7 1 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (26.89%) MySQL
2 23 (10.85%) Relational Database
3 19 (8.96%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (3.30%) GIS
7 6 (2.83%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.42%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (15.09%) Git (software)
2 22 (10.38%) Jenkins
3 21 (9.91%) Grunt
4 20 (9.43%) Selenium
4 20 (9.43%) Subversion
5 19 (8.96%) JIRA
6 18 (8.49%) gulp
6 18 (8.49%) Jasmine
7 17 (8.02%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 17 (8.02%) Bower
7 17 (8.02%) Karma Test Runner
8 15 (7.08%) Eclipse
9 13 (6.13%) Cucumber
10 12 (5.66%) NWDS
11 8 (3.77%) TortoiseSVN
12 7 (3.30%) Visual Studio
13 6 (2.83%) Bugzilla
14 5 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (1.89%) Maven
16 3 (1.42%) JUnit
General
1 50 (23.58%) Games
2 30 (14.15%) Marketing
3 24 (11.32%) Advertising
4 19 (8.96%) Finance
5 8 (3.77%) French Language
6 7 (3.30%) Italian Language
7 6 (2.83%) Dutch Language
7 6 (2.83%) German Language
7 6 (2.83%) Retail
7 6 (2.83%) Spanish Language
8 5 (2.36%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.42%) Banking
9 3 (1.42%) Multimedia
9 3 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.42%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.47%) Automotive
10 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 148 (69.81%) Developer
2 37 (17.45%) Senior Developer
3 36 (16.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 27 (12.74%) Angular Developer
5 25 (11.79%) JavaScript Developer
6 22 (10.38%) Games Developer
7 20 (9.43%) PHP Developer
8 17 (8.02%) Web Developer
9 13 (6.13%) LAMP Developer
9 13 (6.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 13 (6.13%) Programmer
9 13 (6.13%) SAP Developer
9 13 (6.13%) SAP PI Developer
10 12 (5.66%) Analyst
10 12 (5.66%) Messaging Developer
11 11 (5.19%) Consultant
11 11 (5.19%) Designer
11 11 (5.19%) Senior LAMP Developer
11 11 (5.19%) Senior PHP Developer
12 10 (4.72%) EDI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (52.83%) CSS
2 110 (51.89%) HTML
3 84 (39.62%) Flash
4 61 (28.77%) HTML5
5 52 (24.53%) .NET
5 52 (24.53%) XML
6 51 (24.06%) CSS3
7 43 (20.28%) AngularJS
8 40 (18.87%) jQuery
9 35 (16.51%) Node.js
10 34 (16.04%) Ajax
11 31 (14.62%) Sass
12 28 (13.21%) EDI
13 27 (12.74%) REST
14 19 (8.96%) Apache Flex
14 19 (8.96%) ASP.NET
14 19 (8.96%) LAMP
15 18 (8.49%) RESTful
16 16 (7.55%) CakePHP
16 16 (7.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.23%) User Experience
2 28 (13.21%) Computer Science
3 24 (11.32%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.72%) Online Games
5 9 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.25%) Mobile Games
6 7 (3.30%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.30%) N-Tier
6 7 (3.30%) Replication
6 7 (3.30%) Social Media
7 6 (2.83%) Digital Media
7 6 (2.83%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (2.36%) Animation
8 5 (2.36%) iPad
8 5 (2.36%) Motion Graphics
8 5 (2.36%) Social Gaming
9 4 (1.89%) New Media
10 3 (1.42%) Browser Games
10 3 (1.42%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.42%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 51 (24.06%) Linux
2 21 (9.91%) Apple iOS
3 18 (8.49%) Unix
4 17 (8.02%) Windows
5 16 (7.55%) Android
6 4 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (30.66%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (26.42%) Front End Development
3 46 (21.70%) TDD
4 35 (16.51%) Wireframes
5 33 (15.57%) Web Development
6 30 (14.15%) OOP
7 26 (12.26%) Test Automation
8 25 (11.79%) MVC
9 22 (10.38%) SOA
10 21 (9.91%) Scrum
11 20 (9.43%) BDD
11 20 (9.43%) Kanban
11 20 (9.43%) OO
12 19 (8.96%) Game Development
13 16 (7.55%) Prototyping
14 14 (6.60%) Content Management
14 14 (6.60%) E-Commerce
14 14 (6.60%) Project Management
15 13 (6.13%) SDLC
15 13 (6.13%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 127 (59.91%) JavaScript
2 69 (32.55%) PHP
3 60 (28.30%) Java
4 55 (25.94%) ActionScript 3.0
5 50 (23.58%) ActionScript 2.0
6 47 (22.17%) C++
7 45 (21.23%) C#
8 35 (16.51%) SQL
9 24 (11.32%) Python
10 22 (10.38%) Ruby
11 18 (8.49%) PHP 4
11 18 (8.49%) PHP 5
12 16 (7.55%) Lua
13 15 (7.08%) Perl
14 14 (6.60%) TypeScript
15 10 (4.72%) Objective-C
15 10 (4.72%) Shell Script
16 8 (3.77%) T-SQL
17 6 (2.83%) ABAP
17 6 (2.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (21.23%) Degree
2 6 (2.83%) ISEB
2 6 (2.83%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.94%) HND
4 1 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.96%) QA
2 4 (1.89%) HL7
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (1.89%) Ansible
1 4 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (17.92%) Adobe
2 17 (8.02%) SAP
3 12 (5.66%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.25%) Oracle
4 9 (4.25%) Perforce
5 7 (3.30%) Axway
5 7 (3.30%) ESRI
6 6 (2.83%) SEEBURGER
7 4 (1.89%) Autodesk
7 4 (1.89%) Google
7 4 (1.89%) Macromedia
8 3 (1.42%) Facebook
9 2 (0.94%) DoubleClick
9 2 (0.94%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.47%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.47%) IBM
10 1 (0.47%) Maxymiser
10 1 (0.47%) Sun
10 1 (0.47%) Sybase
10 1 (0.47%) Telerik
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