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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 103 101 114
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 5 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 1.34% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 1.97% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 13
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +33.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Assembly Language
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
977 1220 1354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.69% 68.04% 68.66%
Number of salaries quoted 872 1074 1226
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,500
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 Cambridge

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

Assembly Language Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Assembly Language
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Assembly Language Salary Trend in Cambridge

Assembly Language
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Assembly Language across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Assembly Language Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 25 (83.33%) C
2 20 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 18 (60.00%) C++
4 15 (50.00%) Degree
5 13 (43.33%) Device Driver
6 8 (26.67%) Electronics
6 8 (26.67%) Windows
6 8 (26.67%) Linux
6 8 (26.67%) Android
6 8 (26.67%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (23.33%) Firmware
8 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (20.00%) Subversion
8 6 (20.00%) Redmine
9 5 (16.67%) Direct3D
9 5 (16.67%) OpenCL
9 5 (16.67%) OpenGL ES
9 5 (16.67%) Internet of Things
9 5 (16.67%) Direct3D Mobile
9 5 (16.67%) Multimedia
9 5 (16.67%) GPGPU
9 5 (16.67%) Internet
9 5 (16.67%) OpenGL
9 5 (16.67%) DirectX
9 5 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (16.67%) UNIX
9 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 4 (13.33%) Eclipse

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
2 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
2 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (3.33%) Gigabit Ethernet
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (20.00%) Subversion
1 6 (20.00%) Redmine
2 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.67%) GCC
3 2 (6.67%) GDB
General
1 8 (26.67%) Electronics
2 5 (16.67%) Multimedia
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Software Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Customer Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Electronics Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Direct3D
1 5 (16.67%) OpenCL
1 5 (16.67%) OpenGL ES
1 5 (16.67%) Direct3D Mobile
1 5 (16.67%) OpenGL
1 5 (16.67%) DirectX
2 2 (6.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Device Driver
2 8 (26.67%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (16.67%) Internet of Things
4 5 (16.67%) GPGPU
4 5 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (10.00%) Open Source
5 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (6.67%) Verilog
7 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (3.33%) Physics
7 1 (3.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
1 8 (26.67%) Android
2 5 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (13.33%) Memory Management
2 4 (13.33%) Linux Kernel Development
3 2 (6.67%) Project Management
3 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) Signal Processing
4 1 (3.33%) Low Latency
4 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) C
2 18 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (10.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) Embedded C++
4 2 (6.67%) Tcl
4 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) IEC 61508
1 1 (3.33%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Atmel
3 1 (3.33%) QNX
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