Period
to 22 June 2018

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 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe ActionScript
UK
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1098 1075 1079
Rank change year-on-year -23 +4 -197
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 85 105 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.061% 0.098%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.087% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 70 92 176
UK median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -20.95% +16.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £74,000 £69,875 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +18.57% -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 with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 97,387 95,528 104,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 56.12% 55.26% 52.15%
Number of salaries quoted 81,083 80,616 90,514
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

ActionScript
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for ActionScript in the UK

ActionScript
Top 10 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 6 months to 22 June 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 -25 66 £45,000 +8.43% 12
UK excluding London -40 50 £45,000 +8.43% 7
London +4 25 £65,000 +8.33% 5
South East 0 23 £45,000 +4.65% 2
Scotland -19 9 £47,500 +11.76%
East of England +13 8 £40,750 +16.43% 2
South West +4 7 £32,500 -
North of England -9 3 £38,750 +19.23% 2
Yorkshire +23 2 £42,500 +9.68% 1
North West -8 1 £35,000 +9.38%

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing ActionScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for ActionScript.

1 39 (45.88%) Java
1 39 (45.88%) SQL
1 39 (45.88%) C#
2 33 (38.82%) .NET
3 32 (37.65%) ActionScript 2.0
4 30 (35.29%) C++
4 30 (35.29%) Linux
4 30 (35.29%) MVC
5 29 (34.12%) Web Services
6 27 (31.76%) Software Engineering
7 26 (30.59%) HTML
7 26 (30.59%) JavaScript
8 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
9 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (25.88%) Degree
10 21 (24.71%) Java EE
10 21 (24.71%) Computer Science
10 21 (24.71%) AngularJS
10 21 (24.71%) React
10 21 (24.71%) C
11 20 (23.53%) Microsoft
12 18 (21.18%) EDI
12 18 (21.18%) TDD
12 18 (21.18%) Computer Science Degree
13 17 (20.00%) EDIFACT
14 16 (18.82%) Windows
14 16 (18.82%) Mentoring
14 16 (18.82%) RESTful
15 15 (17.65%) FTP
16 14 (16.47%) HTTP

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 9 (10.59%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (9.41%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (7.06%) IIS
4 5 (5.88%) JBoss
4 5 (5.88%) WildFly
5 4 (4.71%) Gentran
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Adobe After Effects
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (3.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.53%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.35%) InVision
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.47%) SaaS
2 12 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (9.41%) Heroku
4 6 (7.06%) iTunes
5 4 (4.71%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.65%) FTP
2 14 (16.47%) HTTP
3 9 (10.59%) SMTP
4 5 (5.88%) HTTPS
5 4 (4.71%) DNS
5 4 (4.71%) SSH
5 4 (4.71%) SSL
5 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (9.41%) Redis
5 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.88%) Geospatial Data
6 5 (5.88%) GIS
7 4 (4.71%) Big Data
7 4 (4.71%) Data Mining
7 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (4.71%) MySQL
7 4 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Travis CI
2 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.88%) Gradle
2 5 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (1.18%) Flash Builder
3 1 (1.18%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 11 (12.94%) Games
2 9 (10.59%) Law
2 9 (10.59%) Marketing
3 6 (7.06%) Finance
4 4 (4.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (61.18%) Developer
2 35 (41.18%) Senior Developer
3 17 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 16 (18.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Analyst
6 9 (10.59%) BizTalk Developer
6 9 (10.59%) Senior BizTalk Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Ruby Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Applications Support
8 6 (7.06%) Applications Support Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Consultant
8 6 (7.06%) Deployment Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Senior Ruby Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Software Applications Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Software Deployment Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Software Support Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) EDI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (38.82%) .NET
2 29 (34.12%) Web Services
3 26 (30.59%) HTML
4 21 (24.71%) AngularJS
4 21 (24.71%) Java EE
4 21 (24.71%) React
5 18 (21.18%) EDI
6 17 (20.00%) EDIFACT
7 16 (18.82%) RESTful
8 12 (14.12%) CSS
9 11 (12.94%) HTML5
10 9 (10.59%) JMS
10 9 (10.59%) REST
10 9 (10.59%) WCF
10 9 (10.59%) XML
11 8 (9.41%) JSON
11 8 (9.41%) Memcached
11 8 (9.41%) OpenGL
11 8 (9.41%) Sass
11 8 (9.41%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.71%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.59%) Clustering
2 9 (10.59%) iPhone
3 8 (9.41%) TRADACOMS
4 6 (7.06%) Algorithms
4 6 (7.06%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.06%) NHS
4 6 (7.06%) Wiki
5 5 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 5 (5.88%) iPad
5 5 (5.88%) Online Gambling
5 5 (5.88%) PlayStation
5 5 (5.88%) Xbox
6 4 (4.71%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (4.71%) FMCG
6 4 (4.71%) User Experience
7 2 (2.35%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.35%) Motion Graphics
7 2 (2.35%) W3C
8 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.29%) Linux
2 16 (18.82%) Windows
3 9 (10.59%) Android
4 6 (7.06%) Apple iOS
4 6 (7.06%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.71%) AIX
5 4 (4.71%) VMS
6 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.29%) MVC
2 27 (31.76%) Software Engineering
3 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (21.18%) TDD
5 16 (18.82%) Mentoring
6 14 (16.47%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (14.12%) Mathematics
8 11 (12.94%) OO
9 9 (10.59%) Load Balancing
10 8 (9.41%) Data Science
11 7 (8.24%) ERP
11 7 (8.24%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (7.06%) Applied Mathematics
12 6 (7.06%) Game Development
12 6 (7.06%) Information Capture
12 6 (7.06%) Physics
12 6 (7.06%) Software Deployment
13 5 (5.88%) Front End Development
13 5 (5.88%) Mobile Development
13 5 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 39 (45.88%) C#
1 39 (45.88%) Java
1 39 (45.88%) SQL
2 32 (37.65%) ActionScript 2.0
3 30 (35.29%) C++
4 26 (30.59%) JavaScript
5 21 (24.71%) C
6 13 (15.29%) Python
7 9 (10.59%) ActionScript 3.0
8 8 (9.41%) CoffeeScript
8 8 (9.41%) Ruby
9 5 (5.88%) GLSL
9 5 (5.88%) Groovy
9 5 (5.88%) Objective-C
9 5 (5.88%) TypeScript
10 4 (4.71%) Lua
10 4 (4.71%) PHP
10 4 (4.71%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.35%) ABAP
12 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (25.88%) Degree
2 18 (21.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) Kibana
Vendors
1 20 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.12%) SAP
3 5 (5.88%) Adobe
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle
4 4 (4.71%) CA
4 4 (4.71%) IBM
4 4 (4.71%) Vertica
5 1 (1.18%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.18%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.18%) SEEBURGER
5 1 (1.18%) webMethods