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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 195 170 182
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +12
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 28 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.72% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% 1.53% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 23
Average salary £60,000 £36,250 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.51% +21.84%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
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
2782 2542 2566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.65% 47.07% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2372 2256 2250
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 -4 24 £60,000 +50.00%
Staffordshire -12 1 £37,500 +10.29% 1
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 46 (93.88%) HTML
2 43 (87.76%) CSS
3 42 (85.71%) JavaScript
4 41 (83.67%) HTML5
5 38 (77.55%) ActionScript 3.0
6 37 (75.51%) jQuery
7 36 (73.47%) MVC
8 30 (61.22%) XML
8 30 (61.22%) Windows
9 27 (55.10%) E-Commerce
9 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (53.06%) Java
10 26 (53.06%) Git (software)
11 25 (51.02%) Objective-C
11 25 (51.02%) User Experience
12 24 (48.98%) Android
12 24 (48.98%) JSON
12 24 (48.98%) Apple iOS
12 24 (48.98%) Android Development
12 24 (48.98%) iOS Development
13 23 (46.94%) Ajax
13 23 (46.94%) OOP
14 22 (44.90%) N-Tier
14 22 (44.90%) SOA
14 22 (44.90%) Ant
14 22 (44.90%) Blackberry
14 22 (44.90%) Scrum
14 22 (44.90%) JIRA
14 22 (44.90%) Silverlight
14 22 (44.90%) Mentoring

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 12 (24.49%) CMS
2 11 (22.45%) WordPress
3 5 (10.20%) Drupal
4 3 (6.12%) Apache
5 2 (4.08%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.04%) ColdFusion
6 1 (2.04%) Moodle
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Photoshop
2 5 (10.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (6.12%) Fireworks
4 2 (4.08%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) DNS
2 3 (6.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) MySQL
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (53.06%) Git (software)
2 22 (44.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 22 (44.90%) JIRA
2 22 (44.90%) Ant
3 3 (6.12%) Subversion
4 2 (4.08%) Xcode
5 1 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
General
1 20 (40.82%) Retail
2 12 (24.49%) Marketing
3 8 (16.33%) Games
4 3 (6.12%) Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (85.71%) Developer
2 23 (46.94%) Applications Developer
3 22 (44.90%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 22 (44.90%) Mobile Developer
4 12 (24.49%) Senior Developer
4 12 (24.49%) PHP Developer
5 11 (22.45%) Senior Applications Developer
5 11 (22.45%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (6.12%) iOS Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Web Designer
6 3 (6.12%) Designer
6 3 (6.12%) Flash Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Programmer
7 2 (4.08%) Graduate
7 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Web Programmer
7 2 (4.08%) Graphic Designer
8 1 (2.04%) E-Learning Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Programmer
8 1 (2.04%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (93.88%) HTML
2 43 (87.76%) CSS
3 41 (83.67%) HTML5
4 37 (75.51%) jQuery
5 30 (61.22%) XML
6 24 (48.98%) JSON
7 23 (46.94%) Ajax
8 22 (44.90%) Silverlight
8 22 (44.90%) PhoneGap
8 22 (44.90%) AngularJS
9 21 (42.86%) Flash
10 16 (32.65%) CSS3
11 11 (22.45%) XHTML
12 8 (16.33%) Classic ASP
13 5 (10.20%) Web Services
14 4 (8.16%) Apache Flex
15 3 (6.12%) LAMP
15 3 (6.12%) DHTML
15 3 (6.12%) SOAP
15 3 (6.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (51.02%) User Experience
2 22 (44.90%) Mobile App
2 22 (44.90%) Blackberry
2 22 (44.90%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.12%) Motion Graphics
3 3 (6.12%) Social Media
4 2 (4.08%) iPad
4 2 (4.08%) W3C
4 2 (4.08%) Animation
4 2 (4.08%) iPhone
5 1 (2.04%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.04%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.04%) VLE
5 1 (2.04%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (61.22%) Windows
2 24 (48.98%) Android
2 24 (48.98%) Apple iOS
3 22 (44.90%) Windows 8
4 8 (16.33%) Linux
5 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (73.47%) MVC
2 27 (55.10%) E-Commerce
2 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.98%) Android Development
3 24 (48.98%) iOS Development
4 23 (46.94%) OOP
5 22 (44.90%) SOA
5 22 (44.90%) Scrum
5 22 (44.90%) Mentoring
6 11 (22.45%) OO
7 5 (10.20%) SEO
8 4 (8.16%) Game Development
8 4 (8.16%) Content Management
9 3 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (6.12%) Web Design
10 2 (4.08%) Analytics
10 2 (4.08%) TDD
10 2 (4.08%) 3D Modelling
11 1 (2.04%) Web Analytics
11 1 (2.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 38 (77.55%) ActionScript 3.0
3 26 (53.06%) Java
4 25 (51.02%) Objective-C
5 15 (30.61%) PHP
6 9 (18.37%) PHP5
7 8 (16.33%) C#
8 5 (10.20%) C++
9 3 (6.12%) SQL
10 1 (2.04%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) SC Cleared
1 22 (44.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Sencha
1 22 (44.90%) Appcelerator
2 13 (26.53%) Adobe
3 5 (10.20%) Facebook
4 4 (8.16%) Twitter
5 3 (6.12%) Macromedia
5 3 (6.12%) Zend
6 1 (2.04%) Apple