The table below looks at the statistics for Assembly Language skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Assembly Language over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 824 839 889
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +50
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 99 125 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.12% 0.094%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 69 100 99
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,900 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%

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
52214 54988 62369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.33% 51.45% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 45201 46779 53278
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Assembly Language
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Assembly Language as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Assembly Language within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -3 93 £42,500 - 8
East of England +43 34 £42,500 +3.03%
South East -1 34 £40,000 -11.11% 5
West Sussex +14 33 £40,000 -20.00%
Crawley +14 26 £40,000 -11.11%
Suffolk - 15 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire +28 11 - -
East Midlands +5 11 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Derby -8 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Derbyshire -10 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Hemel Hempstead - 9 - -
Cambridgeshire -2 8 £51,250 +13.88%
Horsham - 8 £40,000 -
London +16 7 £90,000 +71.42% 1
Ipswich - 6 £43,500 -
Cambridge -3 4 £51,250 +13.88%
Ely - 4 - -
South West -4 3 £42,500 +41.66%
West Midlands -18 3 £44,000 +46.66%
Coventry +2 2 £44,000 +57.14%
Gloucestershire -7 2 - -
Cheltenham -12 2 - -
Scotland -24 2 - -
North West +19 1 - - 1
Milton Keynes +15 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +10 1 - -
Nottingham +7 1 £34,000 -9.33%
South Wales +7 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Wales +4 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Manchester +3 1 - - 1

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 with a requirement for Assembly Language.

1 150 (82.87%) C
2 114 (62.98%) C++
3 95 (52.49%) Software Engineering
4 69 (38.12%) Firmware
5 66 (36.46%) Linux
6 61 (33.70%) Degree
7 55 (30.39%) Electronics
8 43 (23.76%) Windows
9 39 (21.55%) SDLC
10 38 (20.99%) TCP/IP
11 37 (20.44%) Java
12 36 (19.89%) Embedded C
13 33 (18.23%) Validation
14 31 (17.13%) Multithreading
15 30 (16.57%) HTML
16 29 (16.02%) CSS
16 29 (16.02%) Python
16 29 (16.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 26 (14.36%) Embedded Systems
18 25 (13.81%) Computer Science
18 25 (13.81%) VHDL
18 25 (13.81%) OpenGL
18 25 (13.81%) DirectX
18 25 (13.81%) Perl
19 24 (13.26%) Aerospace
19 24 (13.26%) Mathematics
20 23 (12.71%) Cloud Computing
20 23 (12.71%) Web Design
20 23 (12.71%) MySQL
20 23 (12.71%) Oracle

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.87%) CICS
2 5 (2.76%) MQSeries
2 5 (2.76%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (9.94%) Simulink
2 14 (7.73%) TargetLink
3 5 (2.76%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.76%) MS Office
3 5 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.10%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (20.99%) TCP/IP
2 14 (7.73%) Profibus
3 9 (4.97%) RS-232
3 9 (4.97%) RS-485
4 8 (4.42%) Ethernet
4 8 (4.42%) RFID
5 7 (3.87%) Internet
6 5 (2.76%) Kerberos
6 5 (2.76%) SSH
6 5 (2.76%) SSL
7 4 (2.21%) Bluetooth
8 3 (1.66%) TETRA
9 2 (1.10%) IPsec
9 2 (1.10%) SMTP
9 2 (1.10%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.55%) HTTP
10 1 (0.55%) Intelligent Network
10 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.55%) Wireless
10 1 (0.55%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.71%) MySQL
2 16 (8.84%) DB2
3 6 (3.31%) Big Data
3 6 (3.31%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (11.05%) Visual Studio
2 15 (8.29%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.29%) Subversion
3 14 (7.73%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.21%) yacc
5 2 (1.10%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.55%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.55%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.55%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 55 (30.39%) Electronics
2 24 (13.26%) Aerospace
3 17 (9.39%) Automotive
3 17 (9.39%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.52%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.97%) Banking
5 9 (4.97%) Retail
6 6 (3.31%) Avionics
6 6 (3.31%) Finance
7 3 (1.66%) Games
7 3 (1.66%) Military
8 2 (1.10%) Marketing
9 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 73 (40.33%) Software Engineer
2 37 (20.44%) Embedded Engineer
3 32 (17.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 31 (17.13%) Developer
5 29 (16.02%) Electronics Engineer
6 25 (13.81%) Firmware Engineer
6 25 (13.81%) Programmer
7 24 (13.26%) C Software Engineer
8 23 (12.71%) C++ Developer
8 23 (12.71%) Embedded C Engineer
8 23 (12.71%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 23 (12.71%) Java Developer
8 23 (12.71%) Java Programmer
9 20 (11.05%) C++ Programmer
9 20 (11.05%) C++/Java Developer
10 15 (8.29%) C++ Software Engineer
10 15 (8.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 15 (8.29%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 15 (8.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 15 (8.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.57%) HTML
2 29 (16.02%) CSS
3 25 (13.81%) DirectX
3 25 (13.81%) OpenGL
4 23 (12.71%) JSP
5 20 (11.05%) MFC
6 15 (8.29%) ISPF
7 5 (2.76%) .NET
7 5 (2.76%) Middleware
7 5 (2.76%) POSIX
8 4 (2.21%) LLVM
8 4 (2.21%) OpenCL
8 4 (2.21%) OpenGL ES
8 4 (2.21%) Renderscript
9 3 (1.66%) WPF
10 2 (1.10%) ActiveX
10 2 (1.10%) HTML5
10 2 (1.10%) Regular Expression
10 2 (1.10%) RFC 2822
10 2 (1.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 26 (14.36%) Embedded Systems
3 25 (13.81%) Computer Science
3 25 (13.81%) VHDL
4 24 (13.26%) Mathematics
5 22 (12.15%) Verilog
6 21 (11.60%) Mainframe
7 20 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (7.73%) CAN bus
8 14 (7.73%) Driving Licence
8 14 (7.73%) Telematics
9 10 (5.52%) Algorithms
10 9 (4.97%) Device Driver
11 8 (4.42%) VSAM
12 7 (3.87%) Physics
13 6 (3.31%) CUDA
14 5 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (2.76%) IBM Mainframe
14 5 (2.76%) PKI
15 3 (1.66%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 66 (36.46%) Linux
2 43 (23.76%) Windows
3 21 (11.60%) VxWorks
4 20 (11.05%) zOS
5 11 (6.08%) Unix
6 6 (3.31%) Android
7 4 (2.21%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (2.21%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.55%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (52.49%) Software Engineering
2 39 (21.55%) SDLC
3 33 (18.23%) Validation
4 31 (17.13%) Multithreading
5 23 (12.71%) Web Design
6 21 (11.60%) Schematic Capture
7 19 (10.50%) UML
8 16 (8.84%) Configuration Management
9 15 (8.29%) Information Security
10 13 (7.18%) Mentoring
11 11 (6.08%) Project Planning
12 9 (4.97%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (4.97%) Product Management
13 8 (4.42%) Change Management
13 8 (4.42%) Coaching
13 8 (4.42%) Reverse Engineering
14 7 (3.87%) Computer Architecture
14 7 (3.87%) Time Management
15 6 (3.31%) Embedded Software Development
15 6 (3.31%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 150 (82.87%) C
2 114 (62.98%) C++
3 37 (20.44%) Java
4 36 (19.89%) Embedded C
5 29 (16.02%) Python
6 25 (13.81%) Perl
7 18 (9.94%) MATLAB
8 17 (9.39%) Embedded C++
9 16 (8.84%) C#
9 16 (8.84%) REXX
10 15 (8.29%) JavaScript
10 15 (8.29%) JCL
11 11 (6.08%) COBOL
12 7 (3.87%) Shell Script
12 7 (3.87%) SQL
13 6 (3.31%) Ruby
14 5 (2.76%) CLIST
14 5 (2.76%) VB
15 4 (2.21%) Bash Shell
15 4 (2.21%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 61 (33.70%) Degree
2 21 (11.60%) Security Cleared
3 18 (9.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) HND
4 2 (1.10%) PhD
5 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.39%) MISRA
2 16 (8.84%) MISRA C
3 8 (4.42%) QA
4 2 (1.10%) DO-254
5 1 (0.55%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.55%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 69 (38.12%) Firmware
2 15 (8.29%) Time Sharing Option
3 8 (4.42%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 5 (2.76%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 5 (2.76%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (4.42%) CA Endevor
1 8 (4.42%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.76%) zSecure
3 2 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (12.71%) Oracle
2 20 (11.05%) IBM
3 17 (9.39%) EMC
4 13 (7.18%) CA
4 13 (7.18%) Progress
5 5 (2.76%) Sybase
5 5 (2.76%) Xilinx
6 4 (2.21%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.10%) Altera
7 2 (1.10%) Perforce
7 2 (1.10%) Symantec
8 1 (0.55%) SAP
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