The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe ActionScript
UK
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 826 837 755
Rank change year-on-year +11 -82  
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 54 131 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.062% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.24% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 42 122 140
Median salary £41,500 £53,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.79% +19.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £32,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 48382 53611 56597
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.48% 51.87% 50.97%
Number of salaries quoted 41191 46339 48109
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

ActionScript
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

ActionScript
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ActionScript in the UK

ActionScript
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ActionScript over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for ActionScript in the UK

ActionScript
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 +16 54 £41,500 -22.79% 5
South East +59 15 £43,000 -4.44% 2
North West -18 15 £40,000 +14.28%
London -5 12 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Manchester -19 10 £40,000 +14.28%
East Midlands - 9 £41,500 - 1
Derbyshire - 9 £41,500 - 1
Hampshire +19 5 £43,000 +22.85%
Kent - 5 £35,000 -
Surrey +41 4 £67,500 +28.57% 2
Egham - 4 £67,500 - 1
Fareham - 3 £43,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £40,000 -
Lancaster - 2 £32,000 -
Macclesfield - 2 £40,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £32,000 -
South West +17 1 - -
Yorkshire +15 1 £32,500 -10.95%
Oxfordshire +12 1 £45,000 -5.26%
East of England +8 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Essex +1 1 £35,000 +7.69%
South Yorkshire -4 1 £32,500 -10.95%
City of London - 1 £60,000 -
Petersfield - 1 £33,500 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Bury - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 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 with a requirement for ActionScript.

1 42 (50.60%) ActionScript 2.0
2 40 (48.19%) EDI
3 30 (36.14%) HTML
4 28 (33.73%) JavaScript
4 28 (33.73%) EDIFACT
5 26 (31.33%) SQL
5 26 (31.33%) CSS
5 26 (31.33%) Flash
6 25 (30.12%) XML
7 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
7 24 (28.92%) FTP
8 22 (26.51%) Degree
9 18 (21.69%) ActionScript 3.0
9 18 (21.69%) Oracle
9 18 (21.69%) Java
10 17 (20.48%) Linux
10 17 (20.48%) Web Services
10 17 (20.48%) TRADACOMS
11 16 (19.28%) Gentran
11 16 (19.28%) ERP
11 16 (19.28%) HTTP
11 16 (19.28%) PHP
11 16 (19.28%) .NET
12 15 (18.07%) Microsoft
13 14 (16.87%) MySQL
13 14 (16.87%) SAP
14 13 (15.66%) Unix
14 13 (15.66%) C#
15 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Excel
15 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development

ActionScript
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 16 (19.28%) Gentran
2 4 (4.82%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (4.82%) WordPress
3 3 (3.61%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.41%) Moodle
5 1 (1.20%) Confluence
5 1 (1.20%) Flash Media Server
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.20%) Tornado
Applications
1 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (7.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (7.23%) Photoshop
4 4 (4.82%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (4.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (1.20%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (1.20%) Blender
6 1 (1.20%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (10.84%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.20%) HFM
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.82%) GitHub
1 4 (4.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.92%) FTP
2 16 (19.28%) HTTP
3 6 (7.23%) SMTP
4 5 (6.02%) HTTPS
4 5 (6.02%) Internet
4 5 (6.02%) SSL
5 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.87%) MySQL
3 8 (9.64%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (9.64%) MS Access
3 8 (9.64%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (6.02%) Pentaho
5 4 (4.82%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.20%) Essbase
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.61%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.41%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.20%) Ant
4 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.20%) Flash Builder
4 1 (1.20%) JIRA
4 1 (1.20%) UltraEdit
General
1 10 (12.05%) Marketing
1 10 (12.05%) Retail
2 9 (10.84%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.23%) Finance
4 4 (4.82%) Games
5 3 (3.61%) Banking
5 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.20%) Back Office
6 1 (1.20%) Electronics
6 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (50.60%) Developer
2 34 (40.96%) Analyst
3 16 (19.28%) EDI Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Business Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.43%) Operations Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) AS400 Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Designer
6 5 (6.02%) Junior
6 5 (6.02%) RPG Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Web Developer
7 4 (4.82%) BizTalk Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (4.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Junior Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Ruby Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Senior BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (48.19%) EDI
2 30 (36.14%) HTML
3 28 (33.73%) EDIFACT
4 26 (31.33%) CSS
4 26 (31.33%) Flash
5 25 (30.12%) XML
6 17 (20.48%) Web Services
7 16 (19.28%) .NET
8 10 (12.05%) HTML5
9 7 (8.43%) Apache Flex
10 6 (7.23%) CSS3
10 6 (7.23%) jQuery
10 6 (7.23%) WCF
11 5 (6.02%) Adobe AIR
12 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
12 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (4.82%) JMS
12 4 (4.82%) Ruby on Rails
13 3 (3.61%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (3.61%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.48%) TRADACOMS
2 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.23%) Social Media
4 5 (6.02%) AS400
4 5 (6.02%) iSeries
5 4 (4.82%) Clustering
5 4 (4.82%) User Experience
6 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.61%) Animation
6 3 (3.61%) FMCG
6 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.61%) Motion Graphics
7 2 (2.41%) Arduino
7 2 (2.41%) e-Learning
7 2 (2.41%) Learning Management System
7 2 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.41%) Photography
8 1 (1.20%) BBC
8 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.20%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.48%) Linux
2 13 (15.66%) Unix
3 11 (13.25%) Android
4 10 (12.05%) Windows
5 9 (10.84%) Apple iOS
5 9 (10.84%) HPUX
6 5 (6.02%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) ERP
2 12 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.25%) Workflow
4 10 (12.05%) MVC
4 10 (12.05%) Prototyping
5 9 (10.84%) Logistics
6 8 (9.64%) System Testing
7 7 (8.43%) ETL
7 7 (8.43%) Front End Development
7 7 (8.43%) Use Case
7 7 (8.43%) Web Development
8 6 (7.23%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.02%) B2B
9 5 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.02%) High Availability
9 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.82%) Android Development
10 4 (4.82%) Web Design
10 4 (4.82%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.60%) ActionScript 2.0
2 28 (33.73%) JavaScript
3 26 (31.33%) SQL
4 18 (21.69%) ActionScript 3.0
4 18 (21.69%) Java
5 16 (19.28%) PHP
6 13 (15.66%) C#
7 10 (12.05%) Ruby
8 9 (10.84%) Python
8 9 (10.84%) Shell Script
9 5 (6.02%) RPG
9 5 (6.02%) RPG IV
9 5 (6.02%) VBA
10 4 (4.82%) CoffeeScript
10 4 (4.82%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.82%) XPath
11 3 (3.61%) C++
11 3 (3.61%) Objective-C
11 3 (3.61%) TypeScript
12 2 (2.41%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 22 (26.51%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.20%) GDPR
2 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Oracle
2 15 (18.07%) Microsoft
3 14 (16.87%) SAP
4 10 (12.05%) Adobe
5 9 (10.84%) IBM
6 7 (8.43%) Vertica
7 6 (7.23%) Cognos
8 4 (4.82%) IBM Sterling
8 4 (4.82%) Zend
9 2 (2.41%) Hyperion
9 2 (2.41%) Xamarin
10 1 (1.20%) Apple
10 1 (1.20%) Facebook
10 1 (1.20%) Google
10 1 (1.20%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (1.20%) Perforce
10 1 (1.20%) webMethods
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