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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 108 96 105
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 7 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.40% 1.40% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 2.09% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 15
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,250 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
1094 1054 1443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 61.88% 67.31% 71.29%
Number of salaries quoted 891 943 1308
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 22 September 2014.

Assembly Language Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 19 (95.00%) C
2 17 (85.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (65.00%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (50.00%) Device Driver
5 9 (45.00%) Ethernet
6 7 (35.00%) C++
6 7 (35.00%) Electronics
7 6 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (30.00%) Python
7 6 (30.00%) Linux
8 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 5 (25.00%) Memory Management
9 4 (20.00%) Degree
9 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
9 4 (20.00%) Physics
9 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (20.00%) Embedded C
9 4 (20.00%) PhD
9 4 (20.00%) Firmware
10 3 (15.00%) 3G
10 3 (15.00%) 802.11
10 3 (15.00%) ASIC
10 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (15.00%) Wireless
10 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (15.00%) TDD
10 3 (15.00%) OOD
10 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
10 3 (15.00%) EMC
10 3 (15.00%) OO

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) 3G
3 3 (15.00%) 802.11
3 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (15.00%) Wireless
3 3 (15.00%) GSM
4 2 (10.00%) ZigBee
4 2 (10.00%) Bluetooth
General
1 7 (35.00%) Electronics
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Design Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Customer Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IP Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (5.00%) DirectX
1 1 (5.00%) Direct3D
1 1 (5.00%) OpenCL
1 1 (5.00%) OpenGL ES
1 1 (5.00%) Direct3D Mobile
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (50.00%) Device Driver
3 6 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (20.00%) Physics
5 4 (20.00%) Firmware
6 3 (15.00%) ASIC
6 3 (15.00%) Cryptography
7 1 (5.00%) GPGPU
7 1 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) Memory Management
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) TDD
3 3 (15.00%) OOD
3 3 (15.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C
2 7 (35.00%) C++
3 6 (30.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
1 4 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) EMC
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