The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 794 741 738
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -3
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 111 138 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 94 93 129
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £32,150 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60613 57242 63379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.72% 52.61% 53.74%
Number of salaries quoted 51472 49132 55776
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 25 July 2014 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 25 July 2014. 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 -50 106 £40,000 -2.43% 36
South East 0 42 £45,000 - 4
West Sussex +15 26 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Crawley - 24 £50,000 - 1
South West -9 16 £35,200 -3.56% 8
East of England -35 14 £42,500 -5.55% 15
West Midlands - 11 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands -9 9 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Cambridge -12 9 £45,000 -43.75% 13
Cambridgeshire -31 9 £45,000 -5.26% 13
Derbyshire - 9 £37,500 - 2
Bristol +2 8 £40,000 +33.33% 6
Berkshire +10 7 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Derby - 7 £37,500 - 2
Bracknell - 7 £35,000 - 1
London -53 6 £36,000 -28.00% 4
Yorkshire -34 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Staffordshire - 5 £37,500 - 1
Lichfield - 5 £37,500 - 1
Gloucestershire +1 4 £21,500 -34.84% 2
Hertfordshire -6 4 £36,250 -27.50% 1
Edinburgh -8 4 - -
Scotland -11 4 - -
East Sussex -19 3 £43,500 +12.25%
Brighton -21 3 £43,500 +33.84%
Cheltenham - 3 £21,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 3 £32,000 -
Hampshire +3 2 £34,000 -9.33%
West Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £41,250 -

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 209 (88.19%) C
2 155 (65.40%) C++
3 128 (54.01%) Software Engineering
4 93 (39.24%) Linux
5 72 (30.38%) Java
5 72 (30.38%) Electronics
6 65 (27.43%) Embedded C
7 59 (24.89%) Firmware
8 54 (22.78%) Embedded Systems
9 51 (21.52%) Degree
10 49 (20.68%) C#
11 47 (19.83%) HTML
12 46 (19.41%) Python
13 43 (18.14%) JavaScript
14 41 (17.30%) Multithreading
15 40 (16.88%) SQL
15 40 (16.88%) Ethernet
16 38 (16.03%) Wireless
17 36 (15.19%) TCP/IP
17 36 (15.19%) Oracle
17 36 (15.19%) CSS
17 36 (15.19%) Embedded Software Development
18 34 (14.35%) JSP
18 34 (14.35%) CTI
18 34 (14.35%) Embedded C++
19 27 (11.39%) Internet
19 27 (11.39%) Windows
20 24 (10.13%) Bluetooth
21 23 (9.70%) Device Driver
22 21 (8.86%) UML

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 5 (2.11%) CICS
2 4 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (3.38%) Simulink
2 5 (2.11%) Stateflow
2 5 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (2.11%) TargetLink
2 5 (2.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (16.88%) Ethernet
2 38 (16.03%) Wireless
3 36 (15.19%) TCP/IP
4 34 (14.35%) CTI
5 27 (11.39%) Internet
6 24 (10.13%) Bluetooth
7 19 (8.02%) HTTP
8 13 (5.49%) ZigBee
9 11 (4.64%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (3.80%) GSM
11 7 (2.95%) GPRS
12 6 (2.53%) Firewall
12 6 (2.53%) IPv4
12 6 (2.53%) UWB
13 4 (1.69%) SSH
13 4 (1.69%) DNS
13 4 (1.69%) 802.11
14 3 (1.27%) Network Security
15 2 (0.84%) tcpdump
15 2 (0.84%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.11%) DB2
2 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (4.64%) Subversion
2 10 (4.22%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (2.95%) WinDbg
4 6 (2.53%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.69%) Hudson
5 4 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.69%) Maven
5 4 (1.69%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.27%) LabVIEW
7 2 (0.84%) GCC
8 1 (0.42%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.42%) Ant
8 1 (0.42%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.42%) CodeWarrior
General
1 72 (30.38%) Electronics
2 15 (6.33%) Aerospace
3 12 (5.06%) Automotive
3 12 (5.06%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.69%) Banking
4 4 (1.69%) Retail
4 4 (1.69%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.69%) Marketing
5 2 (0.84%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.42%) Military
6 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 102 (43.04%) Software Engineer
2 57 (24.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 56 (23.63%) Developer
4 48 (20.25%) Programmer
5 37 (15.61%) Analyst
6 36 (15.19%) Analyst Programmer
7 35 (14.77%) C++ Developer
7 35 (14.77%) C Developer
8 34 (14.35%) Analyst Developer
9 25 (10.55%) Firmware Engineer
10 17 (7.17%) Web Developer
11 14 (5.91%) Design Engineer
11 14 (5.91%) Electronics Engineer
12 11 (4.64%) Senior Software Engineer
12 11 (4.64%) Junior
13 10 (4.22%) Graduate
13 10 (4.22%) Embedded C Engineer
14 9 (3.80%) Junior Software Engineer
14 9 (3.80%) Technical Specialist
15 8 (3.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (19.83%) HTML
2 36 (15.19%) CSS
3 34 (14.35%) JSP
4 18 (7.59%) Web Services
4 18 (7.59%) XML
5 17 (7.17%) .NET
5 17 (7.17%) SOAP
5 17 (7.17%) RESTful
6 12 (5.06%) MFC
7 10 (4.22%) jQuery
7 10 (4.22%) HTML5
8 6 (2.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (2.53%) Direct3D
8 6 (2.53%) ISPF
8 6 (2.53%) OpenGL
9 5 (2.11%) Qt
10 4 (1.69%) Hibernate
10 4 (1.69%) Spring
10 4 (1.69%) OpenCV
10 4 (1.69%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 59 (24.89%) Firmware
2 54 (22.78%) Embedded Systems
3 23 (9.70%) Device Driver
4 21 (8.86%) Computer Science
5 20 (8.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 15 (6.33%) Mainframe
7 11 (4.64%) Mathematics
8 9 (3.80%) IBM Mainframe
9 8 (3.38%) ASIC
10 7 (2.95%) VHDL
10 7 (2.95%) MPEG
10 7 (2.95%) Home Automation
11 6 (2.53%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (2.11%) Streaming Video
12 5 (2.11%) Cryptography
12 5 (2.11%) VSAM
12 5 (2.11%) Visualisation
12 5 (2.11%) Physics
13 4 (1.69%) Digital Media
13 4 (1.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 93 (39.24%) Linux
2 27 (11.39%) Windows
3 15 (6.33%) Android
4 13 (5.49%) UNIX
5 7 (2.95%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.53%) zOS
7 5 (2.11%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.27%) Windows XP Embedded
9 3 (1.27%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.84%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (54.01%) Software Engineering
2 41 (17.30%) Multithreading
3 36 (15.19%) Embedded Software Development
4 21 (8.86%) UML
5 20 (8.44%) Configuration Management
6 16 (6.75%) Image Processing
7 15 (6.33%) Video Processing
8 14 (5.91%) MVC
9 12 (5.06%) Requirements Management
10 9 (3.80%) OO
11 8 (3.38%) Project Management
11 8 (3.38%) Validation
11 8 (3.38%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (3.38%) Project Planning
11 8 (3.38%) Software Architecture
12 7 (2.95%) QMS
13 6 (2.53%) Unit Testing
13 6 (2.53%) Software Testing
13 6 (2.53%) Computer Forensics
13 6 (2.53%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 209 (88.19%) C
2 155 (65.40%) C++
3 72 (30.38%) Java
4 65 (27.43%) Embedded C
5 49 (20.68%) C#
6 46 (19.41%) Python
7 43 (18.14%) JavaScript
8 40 (16.88%) SQL
9 34 (14.35%) Embedded C++
10 10 (4.22%) REXX
10 10 (4.22%) Perl
10 10 (4.22%) COBOL
10 10 (4.22%) Ruby
11 9 (3.80%) MATLAB
12 7 (2.95%) Ada
12 7 (2.95%) VC++
13 5 (2.11%) JCL
13 5 (2.11%) VB
13 5 (2.11%) C-shell
14 4 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 51 (21.52%) Degree
2 13 (5.49%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.53%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.11%) PhD
5 2 (0.84%) ISEB
5 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.75%) JTAG
2 12 (5.06%) QA
3 6 (2.53%) DO-178B
4 5 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.84%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.84%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 5 (2.11%) RACF
1 5 (2.11%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 10 (4.22%) CA Endevor
2 5 (2.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (15.19%) Oracle
2 10 (4.22%) IBM
3 9 (3.80%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.80%) EMC
4 8 (3.38%) Atmel
5 7 (2.95%) Freescale
5 7 (2.95%) NEC
6 5 (2.11%) MKS
6 5 (2.11%) MathWorks
7 1 (0.42%) Renesas
7 1 (0.42%) Perforce
7 1 (0.42%) Symbian
7 1 (0.42%) Intel
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Norfolk
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £75000 per annum - share options + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Creative Personnel
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Runcorn
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago