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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 193 186 166
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 15 10 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.22% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 0.45% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 37
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
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
2588 2238 2379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.25% 48.62% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2305 1912 2074
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ActionScript across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

ActionScript Salary Histogram 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 1 April 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
Shropshire - 6 £32,500 -
Coventry -19 3 £21,500 -28.33%
Halesowen - 3 £37,500 -
Birmingham -13 2 £34,500 +6.15% 1
Warwickshire -9 1 - -
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 35 (87.50%) HTML
1 35 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 32 (80.00%) CSS
2 32 (80.00%) Flash
2 32 (80.00%) HTML5
3 26 (65.00%) ActionScript 3.0
4 22 (55.00%) PHP
5 20 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 19 (47.50%) jQuery
7 18 (45.00%) CMS
7 18 (45.00%) User Experience
8 16 (40.00%) E-Commerce
8 16 (40.00%) MVC
9 15 (37.50%) MySQL
9 15 (37.50%) PHP5
10 13 (32.50%) CSS3
10 13 (32.50%) iOS Development
11 12 (30.00%) OO
11 12 (30.00%) Content Management
11 12 (30.00%) WordPress
12 11 (27.50%) Photoshop
12 11 (27.50%) Adobe Illustrator
12 11 (27.50%) JIRA
13 10 (25.00%) .NET
13 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
14 9 (22.50%) XML
14 9 (22.50%) LAMP
14 9 (22.50%) Joomla!
14 9 (22.50%) Symfony

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 18 (45.00%) CMS
2 12 (30.00%) WordPress
3 9 (22.50%) concrete5
3 9 (22.50%) Joomla!
4 3 (7.50%) Drupal
5 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Photoshop
1 11 (27.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (7.50%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.50%) Maya
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) FTP
1 3 (7.50%) DNS
2 2 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (27.50%) JIRA
3 4 (10.00%) Ant
3 4 (10.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 5 (12.50%) Games
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 3 (7.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (92.50%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) PHP Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Web Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Applications Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Applications Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Flash Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Graduate
8 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Junior
8 2 (5.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) HTML
2 32 (80.00%) CSS
2 32 (80.00%) Flash
2 32 (80.00%) HTML5
3 19 (47.50%) jQuery
4 13 (32.50%) CSS3
5 10 (25.00%) .NET
6 9 (22.50%) XML
6 9 (22.50%) Symfony
6 9 (22.50%) LAMP
7 7 (17.50%) Laravel
8 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (10.00%) Ajax
8 4 (10.00%) JSON
8 4 (10.00%) Silverlight
8 4 (10.00%) PhoneGap
9 3 (7.50%) Classic ASP
9 3 (7.50%) XHTML
9 3 (7.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (5.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) User Experience
2 9 (22.50%) iPhone
3 7 (17.50%) W3C
3 7 (17.50%) New Media
3 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 4 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 4 (10.00%) Motion Graphics
5 3 (7.50%) Flash Games
6 2 (5.00%) FMCG
6 2 (5.00%) TRADACOMS
7 1 (2.50%) Open Source
7 1 (2.50%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Android
2 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (7.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 16 (40.00%) MVC
2 13 (32.50%) iOS Development
3 12 (30.00%) OO
3 12 (30.00%) Content Management
4 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 9 (22.50%) Web Application Development
6 7 (17.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (17.50%) Project Management
7 6 (15.00%) Information Security
8 4 (10.00%) Mobile Development
8 4 (10.00%) Android Development
8 4 (10.00%) SOA
8 4 (10.00%) OOP
8 4 (10.00%) Scrum
9 3 (7.50%) Web Design
9 3 (7.50%) SEO
9 3 (7.50%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 26 (65.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 22 (55.00%) PHP
4 15 (37.50%) PHP5
5 6 (15.00%) Java
6 4 (10.00%) Objective-C
7 3 (7.50%) ActionScript 2.0
8 2 (5.00%) C#
9 1 (2.50%) C++
9 1 (2.50%) SQL
9 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.50%) Nagios
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
2 1 (2.50%) Cacti
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Adobe
2 4 (10.00%) Sencha
2 4 (10.00%) Appcelerator
3 3 (7.50%) Macromedia
4 2 (5.00%) SEEBURGER
4 2 (5.00%) SAP
Birmingham
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