The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Adobe ActionScript
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 237 207
Permanent jobs citing ActionScript 0 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.065% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.15% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 11
Median salary - £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.66% -6.25%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2314 2709 2495
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 48.30% 43.84% 49.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1998 2371 2218
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

ActionScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

ActionScript
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for ActionScript in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ActionScript.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) webMethods
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements

ActionScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware Developer
1 1 (100.00%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) webMethods