Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for ActionScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ActionScript over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe ActionScript
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 218 243
Rank change year-on-year +8 +25 -4
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 15 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.27% 0.019% 0.062%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.036% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 1
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 - £42,500
10th Percentile £36,250 - £38,750
90th Percentile £44,000 - £46,250
UK median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.89% - +12.50%

ActionScript is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3423 2768 3224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 61.26% 53.58% 50.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2207 1704 2013
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

ActionScript
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing ActionScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for ActionScript in Scotland

ActionScript
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for ActionScript in Scotland

ActionScript
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -5 6 £41,000 -
Fife - 4 - -
Dundee - 3 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £37,500 -
ActionScript
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ActionScript.

1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 12 (80.00%) Flash
3 11 (73.33%) Java
4 10 (66.67%) Objective-C
5 9 (60.00%) Ruby
5 9 (60.00%) Python
6 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
6 7 (46.67%) Games
6 7 (46.67%) Android
6 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
6 7 (46.67%) Game Development
7 6 (40.00%) Node.js
7 6 (40.00%) ActionScript 3.0
7 6 (40.00%) Wireframes
7 6 (40.00%) jQuery
7 6 (40.00%) PHP
7 6 (40.00%) OO
8 5 (33.33%) C#
8 5 (33.33%) C++
8 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
9 4 (26.67%) Applied Mathematics
9 4 (26.67%) Physics
9 4 (26.67%) iTunes
9 4 (26.67%) iPad
9 4 (26.67%) Data Structures
9 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
9 4 (26.67%) Mobile Development
9 4 (26.67%) PlayStation
9 4 (26.67%) iPhone
10 3 (20.00%) Augmented Reality

ActionScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) FTP
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) HTTPS
1 2 (13.33%) SSL
General
1 7 (46.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) UI Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) EDI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) Flash
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
2 6 (40.00%) Node.js
3 3 (20.00%) OpenGL
3 3 (20.00%) WebGL
4 2 (13.33%) EDI
4 2 (13.33%) EDIFACT
4 2 (13.33%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
1 4 (26.67%) Data Structures
1 4 (26.67%) iPad
1 4 (26.67%) iPhone
1 4 (26.67%) PlayStation
2 3 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
2 3 (20.00%) Xbox
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Games
3 2 (13.33%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Android
1 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) Game Development
3 6 (40.00%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) Wireframes
4 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (26.67%) Applied Mathematics
5 4 (26.67%) Mobile Development
5 4 (26.67%) Physics
6 3 (20.00%) Android Development
6 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
7 2 (13.33%) ITSM
7 2 (13.33%) OOP
7 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) SDLC
7 2 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Workflow
8 1 (6.67%) Open Source
8 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) Objective-C
3 9 (60.00%) Python
3 9 (60.00%) Ruby
4 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (40.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 6 (40.00%) PHP
6 5 (33.33%) C#
6 5 (33.33%) C++
7 2 (13.33%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
8 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Degree