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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 842 875 890
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +15
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 69 106 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.097% 0.095%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 56 88 94
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
51794 56268 60527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.89% 51.31% 51.66%
Number of salaries quoted 44814 47940 51372
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 £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -9 60 £45,000 +12.50% 11
South East +16 24 £50,000 +11.11% 4
East of England +22 15 £47,500 +5.55% 1
West Sussex +5 13 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Crawley +2 12 £55,000 +33.33%
Suffolk - 9 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire +24 8 £47,500 +5.55%
Derbyshire +7 8 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Derby +3 8 £35,000 -6.66% 1
East Midlands -15 8 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Scotland - 6 £40,000 - 1
London +32 5 £140,000 +166.66% 1
Cambridge +8 5 £47,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +3 5 £47,500 +15.15% 1
Lewes - 4 £50,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 - -
East Sussex - 4 £50,000 - 1
North West +16 3 £45,000 -25.00% 1
South Wales +7 3 £42,500 +17.24%
Wales +5 3 £42,500 +17.24%
South West +3 3 £30,000 - 3
Hampshire -7 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Oxfordshire -12 3 £37,000 -12.94%
Bury St Edmunds - 3 £47,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £47,500 -
Cheshire +40 2 £45,000 +5.88%
West Midlands -4 2 £44,000 +6.66%
Coventry - 2 £44,000 -
Newport - 2 £42,500 -
Cornwall - 2 £30,000 - 2

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 139 (79.43%) C
2 110 (62.86%) C++
3 86 (49.14%) Software Engineering
4 67 (38.29%) Firmware
5 63 (36.00%) Electronics
6 60 (34.29%) Degree
7 59 (33.71%) Linux
8 41 (23.43%) Embedded C
9 34 (19.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 33 (18.86%) Java
10 33 (18.86%) Validation
11 29 (16.57%) VHDL
11 29 (16.57%) Windows
11 29 (16.57%) Multithreading
11 29 (16.57%) SDLC
12 26 (14.86%) Verilog
12 26 (14.86%) Schematic Capture
13 25 (14.29%) TCP/IP
13 25 (14.29%) HTML
14 24 (13.71%) Oracle
14 24 (13.71%) CSS
14 24 (13.71%) Embedded Systems
15 23 (13.14%) JSP
15 23 (13.14%) MySQL
15 23 (13.14%) Web Design
16 22 (12.57%) Telecoms
17 21 (12.00%) Embedded C++
17 21 (12.00%) OpenGL
17 21 (12.00%) DirectX
17 21 (12.00%) Security Cleared

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 6 (3.43%) CICS
2 5 (2.86%) MQSeries
2 5 (2.86%) SAS
3 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 20 (11.43%) Simulink
2 17 (9.71%) TargetLink
3 10 (5.71%) MS Office
4 9 (5.14%) MS Excel
5 8 (4.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.71%) OrCAD
7 2 (1.14%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.43%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 17 (9.71%) Profibus
3 8 (4.57%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.29%) Kerberos
4 4 (2.29%) SSH
4 4 (2.29%) SSL
5 3 (1.71%) Bluetooth
5 3 (1.71%) RS-232
5 3 (1.71%) RS-485
5 3 (1.71%) TETRA
6 2 (1.14%) Internet
6 2 (1.14%) SNA
7 1 (0.57%) DVB
7 1 (0.57%) HbbTV
7 1 (0.57%) Intelligent Network
7 1 (0.57%) MQTT
7 1 (0.57%) Network Security
7 1 (0.57%) RFID
7 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.14%) MySQL
2 14 (8.00%) DB2
3 3 (1.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (9.14%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.29%) Subversion
3 10 (5.71%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.29%) yacc
5 3 (1.71%) VectorCAST
6 2 (1.14%) LabVIEW
6 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.57%) Metasploit
General
1 63 (36.00%) Electronics
2 22 (12.57%) Telecoms
3 18 (10.29%) Aerospace
3 18 (10.29%) Automotive
4 13 (7.43%) Finance
5 10 (5.71%) Manufacturing
6 9 (5.14%) Retail
7 7 (4.00%) Banking
8 4 (2.29%) Games
9 3 (1.71%) Marketing
9 3 (1.71%) Military
10 1 (0.57%) Avionics
10 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 59 (33.71%) Software Engineer
2 40 (22.86%) Embedded Engineer
3 33 (18.86%) Electronics Engineer
4 32 (18.29%) Developer
5 31 (17.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 27 (15.43%) Programmer
7 24 (13.71%) Firmware Engineer
8 23 (13.14%) Java Developer
8 23 (13.14%) Java Programmer
9 20 (11.43%) C Software Engineer
9 20 (11.43%) Embedded C Engineer
9 20 (11.43%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 19 (10.86%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 19 (10.86%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 19 (10.86%) C++ Software Engineer
10 19 (10.86%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 19 (10.86%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 19 (10.86%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 19 (10.86%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 17 (9.71%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.29%) HTML
2 24 (13.71%) CSS
3 23 (13.14%) JSP
4 21 (12.00%) DirectX
4 21 (12.00%) OpenGL
5 17 (9.71%) ISPF
6 16 (9.14%) MFC
7 5 (2.86%) Middleware
8 4 (2.29%) LLVM
8 4 (2.29%) OpenCL
8 4 (2.29%) OpenGL ES
8 4 (2.29%) Renderscript
9 2 (1.14%) .NET
9 2 (1.14%) ActiveX
9 2 (1.14%) HTML5
9 2 (1.14%) WPF
10 1 (0.57%) Django
10 1 (0.57%) GStreamer
10 1 (0.57%) Web Services
10 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 29 (16.57%) VHDL
3 26 (14.86%) Verilog
4 24 (13.71%) Embedded Systems
5 19 (10.86%) Mainframe
6 17 (9.71%) CAN bus
6 17 (9.71%) Driving Licence
6 17 (9.71%) Telematics
7 16 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (6.86%) Mathematics
9 10 (5.71%) Algorithms
10 9 (5.14%) Computer Science
10 9 (5.14%) Device Driver
11 8 (4.57%) Physics
11 8 (4.57%) VSAM
12 6 (3.43%) CUDA
13 5 (2.86%) Hedge funds
14 4 (2.29%) PKI
15 3 (1.71%) Neural Network
16 2 (1.14%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 59 (33.71%) Linux
2 29 (16.57%) Windows
3 20 (11.43%) VxWorks
4 17 (9.71%) zOS
5 10 (5.71%) Unix
6 6 (3.43%) Android
7 5 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (1.71%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.14%) MVS
10 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.57%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (49.14%) Software Engineering
2 33 (18.86%) Validation
3 29 (16.57%) Multithreading
3 29 (16.57%) SDLC
4 26 (14.86%) Schematic Capture
5 23 (13.14%) Web Design
6 19 (10.86%) UML
7 13 (7.43%) Project Planning
8 12 (6.86%) Configuration Management
9 11 (6.29%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.14%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (4.00%) CAD
11 7 (4.00%) Time Management
12 6 (3.43%) Change Management
12 6 (3.43%) Coaching
12 6 (3.43%) Data Acquisition
12 6 (3.43%) Information Security
12 6 (3.43%) Project Management
12 6 (3.43%) Signal Processing
13 5 (2.86%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 139 (79.43%) C
2 110 (62.86%) C++
3 41 (23.43%) Embedded C
4 33 (18.86%) Java
5 21 (12.00%) Embedded C++
6 20 (11.43%) MATLAB
7 18 (10.29%) Perl
7 18 (10.29%) Python
8 17 (9.71%) C#
8 17 (9.71%) JCL
9 16 (9.14%) REXX
10 10 (5.71%) COBOL
11 5 (2.86%) CLIST
11 5 (2.86%) SQL
12 4 (2.29%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.29%) C-shell
12 4 (2.29%) JavaScript
12 4 (2.29%) Ruby
12 4 (2.29%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.71%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 60 (34.29%) Degree
2 21 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 19 (10.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.29%) MISRA
2 17 (9.71%) MISRA C
3 6 (3.43%) QA
4 2 (1.14%) DO-254
System Software
1 67 (38.29%) Firmware
2 17 (9.71%) Time Sharing Option
3 9 (5.14%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 8 (4.57%) RACF
5 6 (3.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (3.43%) CA Endevor
1 6 (3.43%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.29%) zSecure
Vendors
1 24 (13.71%) Oracle
2 15 (8.57%) IBM
3 12 (6.86%) CA
4 11 (6.29%) EMC
5 9 (5.14%) Progress
6 5 (2.86%) Sybase
6 5 (2.86%) Xilinx
7 2 (1.14%) Altera
7 2 (1.14%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.14%) SAP
8 1 (0.57%) Broadcom
8 1 (0.57%) Hitachi
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Truro, Cornwall
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, United Kingdom
Wipro
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham, United Kingdom
Wipro
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cornwall
TRG
Salary: 25000-35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Horsham/Ireland
Wipro
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DoE + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago