The table below looks at the statistics for Assembly Language skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Assembly Language over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 152 172 152
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 8 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 0.30% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Average salary - £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Assembly Language
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1700 2008 1739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.27% 52.16% 56.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1078 1355 1031
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Assembly Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Assembly Language across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Assembly Language Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Assembly Language
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Assembly Language across the Scotland region.

Assembly Language Salary Trend in Scotland

Assembly Language
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Assembly Language within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +8 5 - -
Dundee +3 2 - -
Highlands - 1 - -
Assembly Language
UK

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Assembly Language also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Assembly Language.

1 8 (50.00%) CICS
1 8 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Middleware
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
2 7 (43.75%) Android
2 7 (43.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (37.50%) Degree
4 5 (31.25%) MQSeries
4 5 (31.25%) IBM
4 5 (31.25%) Internet
4 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
4 5 (31.25%) Migration
4 5 (31.25%) Retail
4 5 (31.25%) Online Banking
4 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
4 5 (31.25%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) C
5 3 (18.75%) Firmware
6 2 (12.50%) C++
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
6 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
6 2 (12.50%) zOS
6 2 (12.50%) JCL

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Assembly Language also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Assembly Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (50.00%) CICS
2 5 (31.25%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQLite
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) WinDbg
General
1 7 (43.75%) Banking
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Programmer
1 7 (43.75%) CICS Programmer
2 5 (31.25%) Security Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Firmware Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Middleware
2 2 (12.50%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (31.25%) Online Banking
2 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
1 7 (43.75%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) OpenWrt
2 2 (12.50%) zOS
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 5 (31.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Signal Processing
4 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C
2 2 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
2 2 (12.50%) JCL
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Atmel