The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for ActionScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe ActionScript
England / North West
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 223 248
Rank change year-on-year -14 +25  
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 15 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.24% 0.16% 0.062%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.31% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 4
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -9.67%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.57% -12.50%  

ActionScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3732 2927 3392
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 58.99% 51.48% 52.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3199 2505 2868
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

ActionScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing ActionScript as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for ActionScript in the North West

ActionScript
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for ActionScript in the North West

ActionScript
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. 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 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
Manchester -27 10 £40,000 +14.28%
Cheshire - 3 £40,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £32,000 -
ActionScript
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, 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 across the North West region with a requirement for ActionScript.

1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) Web Services
3 9 (52.94%) Oracle
3 9 (52.94%) ERP
4 8 (47.06%) FTP
4 8 (47.06%) HTTP
4 8 (47.06%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (47.06%) Flash
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) XML
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
4 8 (47.06%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (47.06%) MS Access
4 8 (47.06%) EDI
4 8 (47.06%) EDIFACT
4 8 (47.06%) Manufacturing
4 8 (47.06%) Logistics
4 8 (47.06%) System Testing
4 8 (47.06%) TRADACOMS
4 8 (47.06%) ActionScript 2.0
4 8 (47.06%) Prototyping
5 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
6 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 6 (35.29%) MVC
6 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
7 5 (29.41%) Web Development
7 5 (29.41%) C#
7 5 (29.41%) .NET
8 4 (23.53%) MySQL
8 4 (23.53%) PHP

ActionScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (17.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) HFM
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) FTP
1 8 (47.06%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (47.06%) MS Access
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (23.53%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.88%) Ant
3 1 (5.88%) Flash Builder
General
1 8 (47.06%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) Business Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) PHP Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Lead .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Lead C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
3 2 (11.76%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Designer
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Web Services
2 8 (47.06%) CSS
2 8 (47.06%) EDI
2 8 (47.06%) EDIFACT
2 8 (47.06%) Flash
2 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) XML
3 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) Apache Flex
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (17.65%) HTML5
4 3 (17.65%) WebGL
4 3 (17.65%) Zend Framework
5 2 (11.76%) Ajax
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) NHibernate
5 2 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (11.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) TRADACOMS
2 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (5.88%) Photography
5 1 (5.88%) Reference Data
5 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ERP
2 8 (47.06%) Logistics
2 8 (47.06%) Prototyping
2 8 (47.06%) System Testing
3 6 (35.29%) MVC
4 5 (29.41%) Web Development
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) API Design
6 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) OO PHP
6 3 (17.65%) Open Source
6 3 (17.65%) Personalization
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) Market Research
7 2 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (11.76%) Scrum
7 2 (11.76%) Software Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) ActionScript 2.0
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) PHP
5 3 (17.65%) TypeScript
6 2 (11.76%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Zend
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Xamarin
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.88%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (5.88%) Perforce
4 1 (5.88%) SAP