The table below looks at the statistics for Assembly Language skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Assembly Language over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 792 801 705
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -96
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 111 139 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.22% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87 120 148
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,650 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56309 63530 60336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.81% 52.61% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 47909 53546 51772
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Assembly Language
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Assembly Language Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Assembly Language
Salary Trend

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

Assembly Language Salary Trend in the UK

Assembly Language
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Assembly Language over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Assembly Language Salary Histogram in the UK

Assembly Language
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Assembly Language within the UK over the 3 months to 17 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
England +4 101 £40,750 -4.11% 36
South East -17 31 £45,000 - 16
East Midlands +31 21 £40,000 - 1
Derbyshire +31 17 £40,000 - 1
Derby +23 17 £40,000 - 1
East of England +10 14 £44,000 -7.36% 13
London +22 13 £52,500 +64.06% 4
West Sussex +13 12 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Scotland +20 9 - -
Cambridgeshire -11 9 £68,750 +44.73% 9
Buckinghamshire +6 8 £45,000 - 1
Milton Keynes -2 8 £45,000 - 1
Cheltenham -2 8 £30,000 +42.85% 1
Cambridge -2 8 £68,750 +44.73% 9
Gloucestershire -14 8 £30,000 +42.85% 1
South West -20 8 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Edinburgh +17 7 - -
Hampshire +5 6 £60,000 +71.42%
Gatwick - 6 £50,000 - 1
Durham +7 5 £35,000 -
North East -5 5 £35,000 -
Crawley -9 5 £45,000 -18.18%
Hertfordshire +2 4 £44,000 +25.71% 2
West Midlands -12 4 £30,000 - 1
Yorkshire +1 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Worcestershire - 3 £30,000 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £35,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £44,000 -
Northamptonshire +1 2 - -

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 185 (77.73%) C
2 140 (58.82%) Software Engineering
3 138 (57.98%) C++
4 94 (39.50%) Firmware
5 83 (34.87%) Electronics
5 83 (34.87%) Degree
6 70 (29.41%) Linux
7 62 (26.05%) Embedded C
8 51 (21.43%) Windows
9 49 (20.59%) TCP/IP
10 46 (19.33%) EMC
11 45 (18.91%) Embedded C++
11 45 (18.91%) Embedded Systems
12 44 (18.49%) Java
13 39 (16.39%) Automotive
14 35 (14.71%) UML
15 34 (14.29%) C#
16 31 (13.03%) Ethernet
17 30 (12.61%) Python
17 30 (12.61%) Mainframe
17 30 (12.61%) Android
18 29 (12.18%) Computer Science
19 26 (10.92%) Banking
20 25 (10.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
20 25 (10.50%) Manufacturing
20 25 (10.50%) Device Driver
20 25 (10.50%) .NET
21 24 (10.08%) IBM
21 24 (10.08%) Embedded Software Development
22 23 (9.66%) CICS

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 23 (9.66%) CICS
2 9 (3.78%) Node.js
3 6 (2.52%) MQSeries
4 2 (0.84%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (8.82%) Simulink
1 21 (8.82%) TargetLink
2 10 (4.20%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.68%) MS Office
4 1 (0.42%) Stateflow
4 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (20.59%) TCP/IP
2 31 (13.03%) Ethernet
3 23 (9.66%) Wireless
4 20 (8.40%) GPRS
4 20 (8.40%) Profibus
5 18 (7.56%) Internet
6 13 (5.46%) GSM
7 6 (2.52%) Bluetooth
7 6 (2.52%) RFID
8 2 (0.84%) X.25
8 2 (0.84%) Frame Relay
9 1 (0.42%) IPsec
9 1 (0.42%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 1 (0.42%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.42%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.42%) Network Security
9 1 (0.42%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.42%) ATM
9 1 (0.42%) VPN
9 1 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.56%) DB2
2 2 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.84%) SQLite
3 1 (0.42%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 18 (7.56%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.14%) Subversion
3 9 (3.78%) TortoiseSVN
3 9 (3.78%) LabVIEW
3 9 (3.78%) Bugzilla
4 8 (3.36%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.36%) Eclipse
5 6 (2.52%) GDB
5 6 (2.52%) Redmine
6 3 (1.26%) GCC
7 2 (0.84%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.84%) WinDbg
7 2 (0.84%) Rational DOORS
General
1 83 (34.87%) Electronics
2 39 (16.39%) Automotive
3 26 (10.92%) Banking
4 25 (10.50%) Manufacturing
5 20 (8.40%) Aerospace
6 16 (6.72%) Retail
7 11 (4.62%) Finance
8 10 (4.20%) Marketing
9 9 (3.78%) Telecoms
10 5 (2.10%) Multimedia
11 4 (1.68%) Billing
11 4 (1.68%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (1.68%) Military
12 1 (0.42%) Avionics
12 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 108 (45.38%) Software Engineer
2 66 (27.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 52 (21.85%) Developer
4 30 (12.61%) Electronics Engineer
5 27 (11.34%) Software Developer
6 21 (8.82%) Design Engineer
7 15 (6.30%) Firmware Engineer
8 12 (5.04%) Hardware Engineer
9 11 (4.62%) Senior Hardware Engineer
10 10 (4.20%) Senior Design Engineer
10 10 (4.20%) Analyst
11 8 (3.36%) Security Analyst
12 7 (2.94%) Embedded C Developer
12 7 (2.94%) C Developer
12 7 (2.94%) Mainframe Developer
13 6 (2.52%) Software Development Engineer
13 6 (2.52%) CICS Programmer
13 6 (2.52%) Development Engineer
13 6 (2.52%) Senior Software Developer
13 6 (2.52%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.50%) .NET
2 22 (9.24%) HTML
3 13 (5.46%) jQuery
3 13 (5.46%) HTML5
3 13 (5.46%) REST
4 12 (5.04%) MFC
5 11 (4.62%) DirectX
5 11 (4.62%) Middleware
6 9 (3.78%) OpenMP
7 7 (2.94%) ISPF
7 7 (2.94%) Qt
8 5 (2.10%) Entity Framework
8 5 (2.10%) Direct3D
8 5 (2.10%) OpenCL
8 5 (2.10%) OpenGL ES
8 5 (2.10%) Direct3D Mobile
8 5 (2.10%) OpenGL
8 5 (2.10%) JSON
9 3 (1.26%) Flash
10 2 (0.84%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.91%) Embedded Systems
2 30 (12.61%) Mainframe
3 29 (12.18%) Computer Science
4 25 (10.50%) Device Driver
4 25 (10.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 20 (8.40%) Physics
5 20 (8.40%) Telematics
5 20 (8.40%) CAN bus
6 19 (7.98%) Algorithms
7 16 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (5.88%) Mathematics
8 14 (5.88%) VHDL
8 14 (5.88%) Verilog
9 12 (5.04%) Home Automation
10 10 (4.20%) Data Structures
11 9 (3.78%) SystemC
12 8 (3.36%) IBM Mainframe
13 7 (2.94%) Mobile App
14 6 (2.52%) Internet of Things
14 6 (2.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 70 (29.41%) Linux
2 51 (21.43%) Windows
3 30 (12.61%) Android
4 22 (9.24%) UNIX
5 14 (5.88%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (2.94%) zOS
7 6 (2.52%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.84%) Fedora
8 2 (0.84%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.84%) OpenWrt
9 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 35 (14.71%) UML
3 24 (10.08%) Embedded Software Development
4 20 (8.40%) Validation
5 19 (7.98%) Signal Processing
6 18 (7.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (6.30%) Product Management
7 15 (6.30%) Memory Management
8 14 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (5.46%) Configuration Management
9 13 (5.46%) Computer Forensics
10 11 (4.62%) CAD
10 11 (4.62%) Cyber Security
11 9 (3.78%) Technical Analysis
11 9 (3.78%) Project Management
11 9 (3.78%) Business Development
11 9 (3.78%) Strategic Planning
12 8 (3.36%) OO
12 8 (3.36%) Digital Signal Processing
13 7 (2.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 185 (77.73%) C
2 138 (57.98%) C++
3 62 (26.05%) Embedded C
4 45 (18.91%) Embedded C++
5 44 (18.49%) Java
6 34 (14.29%) C#
7 30 (12.61%) Python
8 23 (9.66%) COBOL
9 20 (8.40%) MATLAB
10 18 (7.56%) VB
11 17 (7.14%) JCL
12 13 (5.46%) Ruby
12 13 (5.46%) REXX
13 9 (3.78%) SQL
13 9 (3.78%) Shell Script
13 9 (3.78%) Fortran
14 6 (2.52%) PL/1
15 5 (2.10%) SELCOPY
16 4 (1.68%) Ada
17 3 (1.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 83 (34.87%) Degree
2 12 (5.04%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.36%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.52%) PhD
5 5 (2.10%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.42%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.30%) JTAG
2 9 (3.78%) QA
3 5 (2.10%) DO-178B
3 5 (2.10%) ISO 9000
4 4 (1.68%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.84%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.42%) DO-254
6 1 (0.42%) DO-160
System Software
1 94 (39.50%) Firmware
2 1 (0.42%) RACF
2 1 (0.42%) QEMU
2 1 (0.42%) ACF2
2 1 (0.42%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.42%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 46 (19.33%) EMC
2 24 (10.08%) IBM
3 12 (5.04%) NEC
3 12 (5.04%) Lauterbach
4 10 (4.20%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.78%) Renesas
6 7 (2.94%) Atmel
7 6 (2.52%) Progress
8 4 (1.68%) Intel
8 4 (1.68%) QNX
9 2 (0.84%) i2
9 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.84%) Xilinx
9 2 (0.84%) Wind River
9 2 (0.84%) Altera
9 2 (0.84%) Perforce
10 1 (0.42%) Cadence
10 1 (0.42%) MKS
10 1 (0.42%) VocaLink
10 1 (0.42%) MathWorks
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Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: to £58,000 DOE + Benefits
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