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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 779 711 664
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -47
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 138 172 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.29% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 120 144 205
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63878 59360 67268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.65% 53.46% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 53885 50924 59394
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -66 128 £42,500 +6.25% 57
South East -9 46 £45,000 +12.50% 13
East of England -1 35 £47,500 +18.75% 31
Cambridgeshire +15 33 £47,500 +18.75% 31
Cambridge +10 25 £47,500 +33.80% 31
South West -4 15 £35,000 -24.32% 2
North Yorkshire - 12 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 12 £37,500 - 1
East Sussex - 12 £39,000 -
West Sussex - 10 £55,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +17 9 £21,000 -44.00%
Brighton - 9 £39,000 -
Crawley - 9 £55,000 - 1
Surrey +2 8 £52,500 +33.75% 1
Cheltenham -9 7 £21,000 -45.80%
Harrogate - 7 £37,500 - 1
Durham - 7 £35,000 -
North East - 7 £35,000 -
Scotland -15 6 £42,500 +3.03%
Woking - 5 £52,500 -
York - 5 - -
Peterborough - 5 £40,000 -
Wales -3 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Buckinghamshire -7 4 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Hampshire -8 4 £35,000 -12.50% 2
East Midlands -20 4 £37,500 +2.73% 2
North Wales - 4 £37,500 -
Flintshire - 4 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire -19 3 £30,000 -33.33% 1

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 266 (87.21%) C
2 184 (60.33%) Software Engineering
3 175 (57.38%) C++
4 125 (40.98%) Linux
5 122 (40.00%) Embedded C
6 117 (38.36%) Electronics
7 91 (29.84%) Degree
8 77 (25.25%) Embedded Systems
9 68 (22.30%) Firmware
10 62 (20.33%) Python
11 58 (19.02%) Embedded C++
12 55 (18.03%) Windows
13 45 (14.75%) Embedded Software Development
14 43 (14.10%) Ethernet
15 42 (13.77%) Java
16 40 (13.11%) C#
17 34 (11.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 34 (11.15%) TCP/IP
18 33 (10.82%) Freescale
19 32 (10.49%) Automotive
20 31 (10.16%) Wireless
20 31 (10.16%) Security Cleared
21 30 (9.84%) Subversion
22 29 (9.51%) MATLAB
22 29 (9.51%) Configuration Management
23 28 (9.18%) Computer Science
24 27 (8.85%) UNIX
24 27 (8.85%) OO
25 26 (8.52%) Multithreading
25 26 (8.52%) Device Driver

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (1.97%) CICS
2 2 (0.66%) MQSeries
2 2 (0.66%) IIS
2 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (6.89%) Simulink
2 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 43 (14.10%) Ethernet
2 34 (11.15%) TCP/IP
3 31 (10.16%) Wireless
4 20 (6.56%) Bluetooth
5 19 (6.23%) Internet
6 17 (5.57%) Firewall
6 17 (5.57%) IPv4
7 14 (4.59%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (3.93%) GSM
9 11 (3.61%) SSH
9 11 (3.61%) DNS
10 9 (2.95%) ZigBee
11 8 (2.62%) CTI
11 8 (2.62%) SSL
12 7 (2.30%) Network Security
12 7 (2.30%) 802.11
13 6 (1.97%) tcpdump
13 6 (1.97%) UWB
13 6 (1.97%) VPN
13 6 (1.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.30%) SQL Server
1 7 (2.30%) DB2
2 5 (1.64%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.33%) Adabas
3 1 (0.33%) DTS
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.33%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (9.84%) Subversion
2 13 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.61%) Maven
3 11 (3.61%) Mercurial
3 11 (3.61%) Hudson
3 11 (3.61%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (2.30%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.97%) GCC
7 5 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (1.31%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.66%) WinDbg
11 1 (0.33%) Selenium
11 1 (0.33%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.33%) Toad
11 1 (0.33%) ERwin
11 1 (0.33%) ProC
11 1 (0.33%) Ant
11 1 (0.33%) Rational Rose
General
1 117 (38.36%) Electronics
2 32 (10.49%) Automotive
3 14 (4.59%) Manufacturing
3 14 (4.59%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.93%) Aerospace
5 8 (2.62%) Finance
6 5 (1.64%) Retail
7 3 (0.98%) Marketing
8 1 (0.33%) Legal
8 1 (0.33%) Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 152 (49.84%) Software Engineer
2 90 (29.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 45 (14.75%) Embedded C Engineer
4 44 (14.43%) C Software Engineer
5 37 (12.13%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 36 (11.80%) Senior Software Engineer
7 34 (11.15%) Developer
8 27 (8.85%) Firmware Engineer
9 23 (7.54%) Hardware Engineer
10 22 (7.21%) Design Engineer
11 19 (6.23%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 18 (5.90%) C++ Software Engineer
13 16 (5.25%) Electronics Engineer
13 16 (5.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
14 15 (4.92%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
15 14 (4.59%) Programmer
16 11 (3.61%) Java Developer
16 11 (3.61%) Analyst
17 9 (2.95%) Linux Engineer
17 9 (2.95%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.89%) HTML
2 15 (4.92%) .NET
3 13 (4.26%) Qt
4 11 (3.61%) Spring
4 11 (3.61%) Spring MVC
4 11 (3.61%) Hibernate
4 11 (3.61%) Spring Integration
5 10 (3.28%) ISPF
6 9 (2.95%) JSP
6 9 (2.95%) STL
6 9 (2.95%) XML
7 8 (2.62%) HTML5
7 8 (2.62%) CSS
7 8 (2.62%) ASP.NET
7 8 (2.62%) ActiveX
8 7 (2.30%) jQuery
8 7 (2.30%) MFC
9 6 (1.97%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (1.97%) WCF
10 5 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 77 (25.25%) Embedded Systems
2 68 (22.30%) Firmware
3 34 (11.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 28 (9.18%) Computer Science
5 26 (8.52%) Device Driver
6 25 (8.20%) VHDL
7 21 (6.89%) Verilog
8 20 (6.56%) Physics
9 17 (5.57%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (4.92%) Mathematics
10 15 (4.92%) Open Source
11 14 (4.59%) CAN bus
11 14 (4.59%) ASIC
11 14 (4.59%) Mainframe
12 11 (3.61%) Digital Media
13 9 (2.95%) Cryptography
14 8 (2.62%) Xbox
15 7 (2.30%) IBM Mainframe
16 6 (1.97%) SCADA
16 6 (1.97%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 125 (40.98%) Linux
2 55 (18.03%) Windows
3 27 (8.85%) UNIX
4 17 (5.57%) Android
5 12 (3.93%) Embedded Linux
6 8 (2.62%) Windows XP
6 8 (2.62%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (2.62%) Windows XP Embedded
7 6 (1.97%) zOS
8 5 (1.64%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.98%) AIX
10 2 (0.66%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (60.33%) Software Engineering
2 45 (14.75%) Embedded Software Development
3 29 (9.51%) Configuration Management
4 27 (8.85%) OO
5 26 (8.52%) Multithreading
6 20 (6.56%) UML
7 18 (5.90%) CAD
7 18 (5.90%) MVC
8 17 (5.57%) Image Processing
8 17 (5.57%) Video Processing
9 16 (5.25%) Unit Testing
10 13 (4.26%) Memory Management
11 9 (2.95%) Requirements Management
11 9 (2.95%) Software Architecture
12 8 (2.62%) Cyber Security
12 8 (2.62%) Validation
12 8 (2.62%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (2.30%) Software Testing
13 7 (2.30%) OOA/OOD
14 6 (1.97%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 266 (87.21%) C
2 175 (57.38%) C++
3 122 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 62 (20.33%) Python
5 58 (19.02%) Embedded C++
6 42 (13.77%) Java
7 40 (13.11%) C#
8 29 (9.51%) MATLAB
9 20 (6.56%) Perl
10 16 (5.25%) SQL
11 14 (4.59%) JavaScript
11 14 (4.59%) COBOL
12 13 (4.26%) Bash Shell
13 10 (3.28%) Ruby
14 9 (2.95%) REXX
15 8 (2.62%) VB
16 7 (2.30%) JCL
16 7 (2.30%) VB.NET
17 6 (1.97%) C++/CLI
18 4 (1.31%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 91 (29.84%) Degree
2 31 (10.16%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.93%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.97%) HND
4 6 (1.97%) PhD
5 3 (0.98%) ISEB
6 2 (0.66%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.66%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.89%) IEC 61508
2 20 (6.56%) JTAG
3 12 (3.93%) QA
4 7 (2.30%) DO-178B
5 5 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.64%) RACF
1 5 (1.64%) ACF2
2 2 (0.66%) KVM
2 2 (0.66%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 7 (2.30%) CA Endevor
2 5 (1.64%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (10.82%) Freescale
2 16 (5.25%) IBM
3 13 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 12 (3.93%) EMC
5 10 (3.28%) Atmel
6 9 (2.95%) Oracle
7 6 (1.97%) Intel
8 5 (1.64%) Perforce
8 5 (1.64%) Symbian
9 3 (0.98%) Altera
10 2 (0.66%) Renesas
10 2 (0.66%) Unisys
10 2 (0.66%) NEC
10 2 (0.66%) HP
10 2 (0.66%) Cadence
10 2 (0.66%) Fujitsu
11 1 (0.33%) Software AG
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £37,000 to £44,000 per annum Shares, Pension, Health/Dental
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Pension/Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £40k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum to £40K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40K to £45K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago