Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Assembly Language skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Assembly Language over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Assembly Language (Assembler)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 187 236
Rank change year-on-year -38 +49 -15
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 5 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.090% 0.21% 0.033%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.38% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 1
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% - -4.76%
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%

Assembly Language is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,257 2,612 3,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 58.85% 55.67% 49.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,196 1,639 1,900
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,150 £58,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Assembly Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Assembly Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Assembly Language 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 in Scotland.

Salary trend for Assembly Language in Scotland

Assembly Language
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Assembly Language within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Glasgow -31 2 £41,250 -2.94%
Stirling - 2 - -
Edinburgh -20 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Assembly Language
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Assembly Language 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Assembly Language.

1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Vulkan
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) HLSL
3 2 (40.00%) Android Development
3 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (40.00%) API Design
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) OpenGL
3 2 (40.00%) DirectX
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis

Assembly Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Programmer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Android Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Android Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Android Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) DirectX
1 2 (40.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (40.00%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Android Development
2 2 (40.00%) API Design
2 2 (40.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) HLSL
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree