Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe ActionScript
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1083 1077 884
Rank change year-on-year -6 -193 -150
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 109 204 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.10% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.19% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 96 172 312
UK median annual salary £41,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.57% -12.50% +23.08%

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 99014 106107 113290
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.49% 52.34% 51.10%
Number of salaries quoted 82704 91744 96428
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,038 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for ActionScript in the UK

ActionScript
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 within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 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
England -20 104 £41,500 -17.00% 9
UK excluding London +76 82 £41,500 +18.57% 4
South East +81 40 £43,000 -14.00% 3
London -24 27 £60,000 -4.00% 5
North of England -8 21 £32,500 -7.14% 1
North West -3 19 £32,000 -8.57%
Midlands +33 14 £41,500 +48.21%
East Midlands - 14 £41,500 -
Scotland - 5 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +27 2 £38,750 +6.16%
East of England +11 1 £35,000 +7.69%
South West -2 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 65 (59.63%) ActionScript 2.0
2 59 (54.13%) EDI
3 50 (45.87%) EDIFACT
4 33 (30.28%) XML
5 32 (29.36%) Linux
5 32 (29.36%) FTP
5 32 (29.36%) HTTP
5 32 (29.36%) JavaScript
6 31 (28.44%) Java
7 30 (27.52%) SQL
7 30 (27.52%) C#
7 30 (27.52%) SAP
8 28 (25.69%) .NET
9 27 (24.77%) HTML
10 26 (23.85%) SQL Server
11 25 (22.94%) PHP
11 25 (22.94%) ERP
12 23 (21.10%) Windows
12 23 (21.10%) Flash
12 23 (21.10%) MySQL
12 23 (21.10%) TRADACOMS
13 22 (20.18%) CSS
14 21 (19.27%) IBM
15 20 (18.35%) Web Services
16 19 (17.43%) Degree
17 18 (16.51%) Ruby
18 17 (15.60%) Unix
18 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
19 16 (14.68%) Agile Software Development
19 16 (14.68%) Computer Science

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 14 (12.84%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (10.09%) Gentran
3 7 (6.42%) Apache
4 5 (4.59%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.75%) Confluence
5 3 (2.75%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.75%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.83%) CMS
6 2 (1.83%) IIS
6 2 (1.83%) JBoss
6 2 (1.83%) Moodle
6 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.83%) WildFly
7 1 (0.92%) Flash Media Server
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.92%) Tornado
7 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.92%) Blender
3 1 (0.92%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (10.09%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.92%) HFM
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.92%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.42%) GitHub
2 5 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.36%) FTP
1 32 (29.36%) HTTP
2 14 (12.84%) SMTP
3 11 (10.09%) HTTPS
4 8 (7.34%) Internet
5 6 (5.50%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.67%) SSL
7 3 (2.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.85%) SQL Server
2 23 (21.10%) MySQL
3 14 (12.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (12.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (11.93%) Pentaho
5 9 (8.26%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (7.34%) MS Access
6 8 (7.34%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.83%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (1.83%) GIS
8 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.92%) Essbase
8 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (9.17%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.59%) JIRA
3 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.83%) Gradle
4 2 (1.83%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.92%) Ant
5 1 (0.92%) Flash Builder
5 1 (0.92%) UltraEdit
General
1 9 (8.26%) Manufacturing
2 7 (6.42%) Games
3 6 (5.50%) Back Office
4 5 (4.59%) Finance
5 4 (3.67%) Marketing
6 3 (2.75%) Publishing
7 2 (1.83%) Banking
7 2 (1.83%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.83%) Prime Brokerage
8 1 (0.92%) Advertising
8 1 (0.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (55.96%) Developer
2 33 (30.28%) Analyst
3 22 (20.18%) Senior Developer
4 20 (18.35%) EDI Analyst
5 14 (12.84%) BizTalk Developer
5 14 (12.84%) Senior BizTalk Developer
6 12 (11.01%) AS400 Developer
6 12 (11.01%) RPG Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Ruby Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Business Analyst
8 8 (7.34%) Support Analyst
9 7 (6.42%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 3 (2.75%) HTML Developer
12 3 (2.75%) Programme Test Manager
12 3 (2.75%) Web Analyst
12 3 (2.75%) Web Applications Developer
12 3 (2.75%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (54.13%) EDI
2 50 (45.87%) EDIFACT
3 33 (30.28%) XML
4 28 (25.69%) .NET
5 27 (24.77%) HTML
6 23 (21.10%) Flash
7 22 (20.18%) CSS
8 20 (18.35%) Web Services
9 16 (14.68%) WCF
10 14 (12.84%) JMS
11 12 (11.01%) Apache Flex
12 9 (8.26%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (7.34%) IDoc
14 7 (6.42%) HTML5
15 6 (5.50%) AngularJS
15 6 (5.50%) React
16 5 (4.59%) Adobe AIR
16 5 (4.59%) jQuery
17 4 (3.67%) Java EE
17 4 (3.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.10%) TRADACOMS
2 16 (14.68%) Computer Science
3 14 (12.84%) Clustering
4 13 (11.93%) AS400
5 12 (11.01%) iSeries
6 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.75%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.75%) Social Gaming
8 2 (1.83%) Arduino
8 2 (1.83%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.83%) NHS
8 2 (1.83%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.92%) BBC
9 1 (0.92%) Online Games
9 1 (0.92%) Photography
9 1 (0.92%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.92%) RIA
9 1 (0.92%) Tandem
9 1 (0.92%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 32 (29.36%) Linux
2 23 (21.10%) Windows
3 17 (15.60%) Unix
4 13 (11.93%) Windows Server
5 11 (10.09%) HPUX
6 10 (9.17%) Android
6 10 (9.17%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.83%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.94%) ERP
2 16 (14.68%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (13.76%) Workflow
4 14 (12.84%) Load Balancing
5 13 (11.93%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (11.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (11.93%) High Availability
5 13 (11.93%) MVC
6 12 (11.01%) Business Analysis
6 12 (11.01%) Software Engineering
7 10 (9.17%) Logistics
7 10 (9.17%) Prototyping
8 8 (7.34%) B2B
8 8 (7.34%) System Testing
9 7 (6.42%) Mathematics
10 6 (5.50%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.59%) TDD
11 5 (4.59%) Test Automation
11 5 (4.59%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (59.63%) ActionScript 2.0
2 32 (29.36%) JavaScript
3 31 (28.44%) Java
4 30 (27.52%) C#
4 30 (27.52%) SQL
5 25 (22.94%) PHP
6 18 (16.51%) Ruby
7 15 (13.76%) Python
8 13 (11.93%) ActionScript 3.0
8 13 (11.93%) RPG
8 13 (11.93%) VBA
9 12 (11.01%) RPG IV
10 11 (10.09%) Shell Script
11 9 (8.26%) C
11 9 (8.26%) C++
11 9 (8.26%) CoffeeScript
12 8 (7.34%) Objective-C
13 4 (3.67%) XPath
14 3 (2.75%) Groovy
14 3 (2.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (17.43%) Degree
2 14 (12.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (8.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.92%) GDPR
2 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 30 (27.52%) SAP
2 21 (19.27%) IBM
3 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
4 15 (13.76%) Oracle
5 14 (12.84%) Cognos
6 7 (6.42%) IBM Sterling
7 6 (5.50%) Adobe
8 4 (3.67%) Zend
9 3 (2.75%) Apple
9 3 (2.75%) Facebook
9 3 (2.75%) Google
10 2 (1.83%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.83%) Sybase
10 2 (1.83%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.92%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.92%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.92%) Perforce
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Central Employment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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