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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 176 177 164
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 28 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.56% 0.35% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 0.68% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 39
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £21,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
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
2385 2203 2530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.81% 51.00% 53.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2156 1893 2239
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 - 15 £32,500 -
Staffordshire - 4 £34,000 - 1
Halesowen +1 2 £37,500 -13.79%
Coventry -10 2 £21,500 -16.50%
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 54 (96.43%) HTML
2 52 (92.86%) HTML5
3 51 (91.07%) JavaScript
4 49 (87.50%) CSS
5 44 (78.57%) ActionScript 3.0
6 40 (71.43%) Git (software)
7 36 (64.29%) jQuery
7 36 (64.29%) MVC
8 33 (58.93%) iOS Development
8 33 (58.93%) User Experience
9 31 (55.36%) E-Commerce
10 30 (53.57%) Flash
10 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (51.79%) JIRA
12 28 (50.00%) Mentoring
13 27 (48.21%) XML
14 26 (46.43%) Java
15 25 (44.64%) Windows
16 24 (42.86%) Objective-C
16 24 (42.86%) Android Development
16 24 (42.86%) Mobile App
16 24 (42.86%) Apple iOS
16 24 (42.86%) JSON
16 24 (42.86%) Android
17 22 (39.29%) SC Cleared
17 22 (39.29%) Security Cleared
17 22 (39.29%) Sencha
17 22 (39.29%) Ajax
17 22 (39.29%) Silverlight
17 22 (39.29%) PhoneGap

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (32.14%) CMS
2 12 (21.43%) WordPress
3 9 (16.07%) Joomla!
3 9 (16.07%) concrete5
4 2 (3.57%) Drupal
5 1 (1.79%) Moodle
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Photoshop
1 9 (16.07%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.57%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) DNS
2 2 (3.57%) FTP
2 2 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) MySQL
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 40 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 29 (51.79%) JIRA
3 22 (39.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 22 (39.29%) Ant
4 2 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 20 (35.71%) Retail
2 4 (7.14%) Games
3 3 (5.36%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Finance
4 2 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (39.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 22 (39.29%) Mobile Developer
2 22 (39.29%) Applications Developer
3 20 (35.71%) Senior Developer
4 13 (23.21%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
4 13 (23.21%) Senior Applications Developer
5 12 (21.43%) PHP Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (5.36%) iOS Developer
9 2 (3.57%) EDI Developer
9 2 (3.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Junior
9 2 (3.57%) Graduate
9 2 (3.57%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Junior Software Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (96.43%) HTML
2 52 (92.86%) HTML5
3 49 (87.50%) CSS
4 36 (64.29%) jQuery
5 30 (53.57%) Flash
6 27 (48.21%) XML
7 24 (42.86%) JSON
8 22 (39.29%) Ajax
8 22 (39.29%) Silverlight
8 22 (39.29%) PhoneGap
8 22 (39.29%) AngularJS
9 12 (21.43%) CSS3
10 10 (17.86%) .NET
11 9 (16.07%) LAMP
11 9 (16.07%) Symfony
12 7 (12.50%) Laravel
13 4 (7.14%) Web Services
14 3 (5.36%) Classic ASP
14 3 (5.36%) XHTML
15 2 (3.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 33 (58.93%) User Experience
2 24 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 22 (39.29%) N-Tier
3 22 (39.29%) Blackberry
4 11 (19.64%) iPhone
5 7 (12.50%) New Media
5 7 (12.50%) W3C
6 2 (3.57%) Motion Graphics
6 2 (3.57%) Animation
6 2 (3.57%) Flash Games
6 2 (3.57%) FMCG
6 2 (3.57%) TRADACOMS
6 2 (3.57%) iPad
7 1 (1.79%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.79%) VLE
7 1 (1.79%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Windows
2 24 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 24 (42.86%) Android
3 22 (39.29%) Windows 8
4 3 (5.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) MVC
2 33 (58.93%) iOS Development
3 31 (55.36%) E-Commerce
4 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 24 (42.86%) Android Development
7 22 (39.29%) Scrum
7 22 (39.29%) OOP
7 22 (39.29%) SOA
8 12 (21.43%) OO
9 11 (19.64%) Content Management
10 9 (16.07%) Web Application Development
11 7 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (12.50%) Project Management
12 6 (10.71%) Information Security
13 2 (3.57%) Game Development
13 2 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
13 2 (3.57%) BPEL
13 2 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (3.57%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 51 (91.07%) JavaScript
2 44 (78.57%) ActionScript 3.0
3 26 (46.43%) Java
4 24 (42.86%) Objective-C
5 21 (37.50%) PHP
6 14 (25.00%) PHP5
7 4 (7.14%) C#
8 2 (3.57%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 22 (39.29%) SC Cleared
1 22 (39.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) Sencha
1 22 (39.29%) Appcelerator
2 6 (10.71%) Adobe
3 2 (3.57%) Facebook
3 2 (3.57%) Twitter
3 2 (3.57%) SEEBURGER
3 2 (3.57%) Macromedia
3 2 (3.57%) SAP
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