The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 213 193 190
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -3
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 4 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.075% 0.38% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.78% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 11
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £39,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
ActionScript
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2618 2575 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.90% 49.41% 49.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2358 2231 2154
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ActionScript across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ActionScript
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ActionScript across the West Midlands region.

ActionScript Salary Trend in the West Midlands

ActionScript
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Birmingham -12 1 £32,500 +1.56%
Warwickshire -13 1 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £27,500 -
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 25 (89.29%) Flash
2 24 (85.71%) HTML
2 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 21 (75.00%) CSS
3 21 (75.00%) HTML5
4 20 (71.43%) ActionScript 3.0
4 20 (71.43%) PHP
5 17 (60.71%) Git (software)
6 14 (50.00%) User Experience
7 13 (46.43%) PHP5
7 13 (46.43%) jQuery
7 13 (46.43%) MySQL
8 12 (42.86%) CSS3
9 11 (39.29%) Photoshop
9 11 (39.29%) E-Commerce
9 11 (39.29%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (39.29%) Content Management
10 10 (35.71%) MVC
10 10 (35.71%) OO
11 9 (32.14%) CMS
12 8 (28.57%) LAMP
12 8 (28.57%) .NET
12 8 (28.57%) iPhone
12 8 (28.57%) WordPress
12 8 (28.57%) Symfony
12 8 (28.57%) Joomla!
12 8 (28.57%) concrete5
12 8 (28.57%) Web Application Development
12 8 (28.57%) Vagrant
12 8 (28.57%) iOS Development

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 9 (32.14%) CMS
2 8 (28.57%) Joomla!
2 8 (28.57%) WordPress
2 8 (28.57%) concrete5
3 3 (10.71%) Drupal
4 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Photoshop
1 11 (39.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (10.71%) Fireworks
3 1 (3.57%) Maya
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) FTP
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (17.86%) Games
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) PHP Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Flash Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Graduate
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Junior
5 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) EDI Developer
6 1 (3.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Artist
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (89.29%) Flash
2 24 (85.71%) HTML
3 21 (75.00%) CSS
3 21 (75.00%) HTML5
4 13 (46.43%) jQuery
5 12 (42.86%) CSS3
6 8 (28.57%) .NET
6 8 (28.57%) LAMP
6 8 (28.57%) Symfony
7 7 (25.00%) Laravel
8 4 (14.29%) XML
9 3 (10.71%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (7.14%) Classic ASP
11 1 (3.57%) Web Services
11 1 (3.57%) EDI
11 1 (3.57%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) User Experience
2 8 (28.57%) iPhone
3 7 (25.00%) New Media
3 7 (25.00%) W3C
4 4 (14.29%) Motion Graphics
5 3 (10.71%) Flash Games
5 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.57%) TRADACOMS
6 1 (3.57%) FMCG
6 1 (3.57%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) E-Commerce
1 11 (39.29%) Content Management
2 10 (35.71%) MVC
2 10 (35.71%) OO
3 8 (28.57%) Web Application Development
3 8 (28.57%) iOS Development
4 7 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) SEO
5 3 (10.71%) Web Design
5 3 (10.71%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) Workflow
6 1 (3.57%) BPEL
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.57%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 20 (71.43%) PHP
2 20 (71.43%) ActionScript 3.0
3 13 (46.43%) PHP5
4 2 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) Cacti
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Adobe
2 3 (10.71%) Macromedia
3 1 (3.57%) SEEBURGER
3 1 (3.57%) SAP