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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 855 920 876
Rank change year-on-year +65 -44  
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 12 38 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.037% 0.097%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.025% 0.071% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 36 38
Median salary £33,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.47% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £68,750 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £34,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -14.37% +6.66%  

ActionScript 3.0 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 with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 48473 53640 56540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.51% 51.84% 50.95%
Number of salaries quoted 41277 46383 48082
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

ActionScript 3.0
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ActionScript 3.0 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 12 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 3 months to 28 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
England +56 12 £33,500 -29.47%
South East +55 5 £43,000 -9.47%
Hampshire +21 5 £43,000 +22.85%
London +41 3 £32,500 -46.93%
Fareham - 3 £43,000 -
Lancaster - 2 £32,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £32,000 -
North West - 2 £32,000 -
East of England +13 1 £35,000 -9.67%
Essex +5 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Petersfield - 1 £33,500 -
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, 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 18 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 13 (72.22%) Flash
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) Java
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (44.44%) HTML
6 7 (38.89%) CSS
7 6 (33.33%) XML
7 6 (33.33%) Linux
7 6 (33.33%) Adobe
8 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) Degree
8 5 (27.78%) ActionScript 2.0
8 5 (27.78%) HTML5
9 4 (22.22%) XPath
9 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
9 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 4 (22.22%) Android
9 4 (22.22%) Adobe AIR
9 4 (22.22%) Ruby
9 4 (22.22%) IBM Sterling
9 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
9 4 (22.22%) Python
9 4 (22.22%) EDI
9 4 (22.22%) FTP
9 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 4 (22.22%) B2B
9 4 (22.22%) HTTPS
9 4 (22.22%) SSL
9 4 (22.22%) IBM

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 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) FTP
1 4 (22.22%) HTTPS
1 4 (22.22%) SSL
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.56%) UltraEdit
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) EDI Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) ActionScript Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Flash ActionScript Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Flash Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (11.11%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Lead C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) Flash
2 8 (44.44%) HTML
3 7 (38.89%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) HTML5
6 4 (22.22%) Adobe AIR
6 4 (22.22%) EDI
7 3 (16.67%) .NET
7 3 (16.67%) CSS3
7 3 (16.67%) Web Services
8 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 2 (11.11%) Apache Flex
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (11.11%) jQuery
8 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (11.11%) React
8 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Arduino
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) BBC
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Social Media
2 1 (5.56%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Android
2 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) B2B
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Android Development
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 2 (11.11%) Market Research
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (11.11%) Prototyping
4 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Web Design
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) OOD
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) ActionScript 2.0
5 4 (22.22%) PHP
5 4 (22.22%) Python
5 4 (22.22%) Ruby
5 4 (22.22%) XPath
6 2 (11.11%) Apple Swift
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
6 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Adobe
2 4 (22.22%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) IBM Sterling
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Xamarin