Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ActionScript 3.0 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ActionScript 3.0 over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1154 1174 1193
Rank change year-on-year +20 +19 -58
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 20 22 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.012% 0.041%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.021% 0.023% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 66
UK median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,600 £27,575 £28,313
90th Percentile £38,625 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% -12.16%

ActionScript 3.0 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 96,136 93,900 107,565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.43% 53.21% 51.96%
Number of salaries quoted 80,043 80,670 92,426
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

ActionScript 3.0
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ActionScript 3.0 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ActionScript 3.0 in the UK

ActionScript 3.0
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ActionScript 3.0.

Salary trend for ActionScript 3.0 in the UK

ActionScript 3.0
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 within the UK over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
England +1 14 £32,500 -23.53% 4
UK excluding London +28 12 £32,500 -3.70% 3
London +4 8 £32,500 -50.00% 1
Scotland - 6 £37,500 -
South East +20 5 £32,500 +8.33% 1
East Midlands +20 1 £31,500 +20.00%
Midlands +15 1 £31,500 +20.00%

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ActionScript 3.0.

1 20 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) CSS
4 9 (45.00%) Flash
4 9 (45.00%) Games
5 8 (40.00%) C#
5 8 (40.00%) HTML
5 8 (40.00%) Photoshop
5 8 (40.00%) OO
5 8 (40.00%) HTML5
5 8 (40.00%) Game Development
6 7 (35.00%) Augmented Reality
6 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (30.00%) WebGL
7 6 (30.00%) Java
8 5 (25.00%) Node.js
8 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
9 4 (20.00%) CSS3
9 4 (20.00%) iPad
9 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
9 4 (20.00%) Data Structures
9 4 (20.00%) Algorithms
9 4 (20.00%) webpack
9 4 (20.00%) PlayStation
9 4 (20.00%) ES6
9 4 (20.00%) Pixi.js
9 4 (20.00%) Babel
9 4 (20.00%) Typography
9 4 (20.00%) Mercurial
9 4 (20.00%) Android

ActionScript 3.0
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) iTunes
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) FTP
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
1 3 (15.00%) SSL
2 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) Babel
2 4 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 4 (20.00%) webpack
General
1 9 (45.00%) Games
2 4 (20.00%) Publishing
3 3 (15.00%) Advertising
3 3 (15.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Junior
4 4 (20.00%) Designer
4 4 (20.00%) Junior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Digital Designer
5 3 (15.00%) Games Developer
5 3 (15.00%) HTML CSS Designer
5 3 (15.00%) Interactive Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Junior Games Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) EDI Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Data Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Graduate Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Interactive Designer
7 1 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Junior Java Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) CSS
2 9 (45.00%) Flash
3 8 (40.00%) HTML
3 8 (40.00%) HTML5
4 6 (30.00%) WebGL
5 5 (25.00%) Node.js
6 4 (20.00%) CSS3
6 4 (20.00%) Pixi.js
7 3 (15.00%) Apache Cordova
7 3 (15.00%) EDI
7 3 (15.00%) LESS
7 3 (15.00%) OpenGL
7 3 (15.00%) Sass
7 3 (15.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 3 (15.00%) XML
8 2 (10.00%) EDIFACT
9 1 (5.00%) Adobe AIR
9 1 (5.00%) Apache Flex
9 1 (5.00%) cXML
9 1 (5.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Augmented Reality
2 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 4 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 4 (20.00%) iPad
3 4 (20.00%) iPhone
3 4 (20.00%) PlayStation
4 3 (15.00%) Social Media
4 3 (15.00%) Xbox
5 2 (10.00%) TRADACOMS
6 1 (5.00%) Animation
6 1 (5.00%) BBC
6 1 (5.00%) Browser Games
6 1 (5.00%) DataPower
6 1 (5.00%) e-Learning
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
6 1 (5.00%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (5.00%) Online Games
6 1 (5.00%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Android
1 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Game Development
1 8 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (20.00%) OOP
2 4 (20.00%) Physics
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Typography
3 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) ITSM
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) SDLC
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) Android Development
5 1 (5.00%) API Development
5 1 (5.00%) Data Security
5 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) C#
4 6 (30.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) C++
5 4 (20.00%) ES6
5 4 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 4 (20.00%) PHP
5 4 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (20.00%) Ruby
6 3 (15.00%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (10.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) TypeScript
8 1 (5.00%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) RosettaNet
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) webMethods