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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 757 797 726
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -71
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 126 110 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.094% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.18% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 98 98 132
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.62% +8.12%

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
54977 61879 57818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.46% 52.70% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46773 52797 49726
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 £68,000 £63,125 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +44 113 £42,500 -5.55% 38
South East +3 40 £45,000 - 11
East Midlands +27 20 £40,000 +14.28% 2
London +58 17 £52,500 +64.06% 7
Buckinghamshire +13 17 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Derbyshire - 17 £40,000 - 2
Derby - 17 £40,000 - 2
West Sussex +1 16 £50,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 16 £45,000 - 3
East of England +1 12 £44,000 -9.74% 14
Scotland +31 11 £52,500 +23.52%
Edinburgh - 10 £52,500 -
Cheltenham +7 9 £30,000 +42.85% 1
Gloucestershire -10 9 £30,000 +42.85% 1
South West -16 9 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Gatwick - 9 £50,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -7 8 £45,000 -7.69% 7
Cambridge +9 7 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Crawley -11 7 £45,000 -10.00%
North East +6 6 £35,000 -
Durham +4 6 £35,000 -
West Midlands -4 5 £30,000 - 2
Hampshire -3 3 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Wales +1 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Yorkshire 0 2 £77,500 +106.66%
Northamptonshire 0 2 - -
Uxbridge -6 2 £30,000 -6.25%
Redditch - 2 £30,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £44,500 - 5
Middlesex - 2 £55,000 -

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 183 (77.54%) C
2 133 (56.36%) Software Engineering
3 132 (55.93%) C++
4 101 (42.80%) Firmware
5 86 (36.44%) Electronics
6 76 (32.20%) Degree
7 70 (29.66%) Embedded C
8 64 (27.12%) Linux
9 51 (21.61%) TCP/IP
10 49 (20.76%) Windows
11 44 (18.64%) EMC
12 43 (18.22%) Embedded C++
12 43 (18.22%) Embedded Systems
13 41 (17.37%) Java
14 39 (16.53%) Automotive
15 34 (14.41%) UML
16 32 (13.56%) Python
17 29 (12.29%) Mainframe
17 29 (12.29%) Android
18 27 (11.44%) Embedded Software Development
18 27 (11.44%) Computer Science
19 26 (11.02%) Ethernet
20 25 (10.59%) UNIX
21 24 (10.17%) C#
22 23 (9.75%) COBOL
22 23 (9.75%) .NET
22 23 (9.75%) CICS
22 23 (9.75%) JCL
22 23 (9.75%) Manufacturing
22 23 (9.75%) Banking

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (9.75%) CICS
2 9 (3.81%) Node.js
3 3 (1.27%) MQSeries
Applications
1 21 (8.90%) Simulink
1 21 (8.90%) TargetLink
2 10 (4.24%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 51 (21.61%) TCP/IP
2 26 (11.02%) Ethernet
3 21 (8.90%) Profibus
4 19 (8.05%) Wireless
5 18 (7.63%) GPRS
6 12 (5.08%) GSM
7 11 (4.66%) RFID
8 9 (3.81%) Internet
9 7 (2.97%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.85%) SAN
10 2 (0.85%) Network Security
11 1 (0.42%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.42%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.42%) tcpdump
11 1 (0.42%) SSL
11 1 (0.42%) VPN
11 1 (0.42%) IPv4
11 1 (0.42%) IPv6
11 1 (0.42%) HTTP
11 1 (0.42%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.36%) DB2
2 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.85%) SQLite
3 1 (0.42%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 17 (7.20%) Subversion
2 14 (5.93%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.08%) Eclipse
4 9 (3.81%) TortoiseSVN
4 9 (3.81%) Bugzilla
4 9 (3.81%) LabVIEW
5 7 (2.97%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.54%) Redmine
6 6 (2.54%) GDB
7 3 (1.27%) GCC
8 2 (0.85%) WinDbg
8 2 (0.85%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
General
1 86 (36.44%) Electronics
2 39 (16.53%) Automotive
3 23 (9.75%) Manufacturing
3 23 (9.75%) Banking
4 17 (7.20%) Aerospace
5 12 (5.08%) Marketing
6 11 (4.66%) Retail
6 11 (4.66%) Telecoms
7 9 (3.81%) Finance
8 5 (2.12%) Multimedia
8 5 (2.12%) Billing
8 5 (2.12%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (1.69%) Military
10 1 (0.42%) Avionics
10 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 105 (44.49%) Software Engineer
2 62 (26.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 59 (25.00%) Developer
4 26 (11.02%) Electronics Engineer
5 21 (8.90%) Software Developer
6 20 (8.47%) Design Engineer
7 15 (6.36%) Firmware Engineer
8 13 (5.51%) C Developer
9 12 (5.08%) Embedded C Developer
10 11 (4.66%) Analyst
11 10 (4.24%) Senior Design Engineer
12 9 (3.81%) Hardware Engineer
12 9 (3.81%) Mainframe Developer
12 9 (3.81%) Security Analyst
13 8 (3.39%) Applications Developer
14 7 (2.97%) Senior Hardware Engineer
15 6 (2.54%) Senior Developer
15 6 (2.54%) Development Engineer
15 6 (2.54%) Senior Software Developer
15 6 (2.54%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.75%) .NET
2 20 (8.47%) HTML
3 11 (4.66%) ISPF
3 11 (4.66%) DirectX
4 10 (4.24%) MFC
5 9 (3.81%) REST
5 9 (3.81%) HTML5
5 9 (3.81%) jQuery
5 9 (3.81%) OpenMP
5 9 (3.81%) Middleware
6 8 (3.39%) JSON
6 8 (3.39%) Qt
7 5 (2.12%) Direct3D Mobile
7 5 (2.12%) Direct3D
7 5 (2.12%) OpenCL
7 5 (2.12%) OpenGL ES
7 5 (2.12%) OpenGL
8 2 (0.85%) Flash
8 2 (0.85%) STL
9 1 (0.42%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (18.22%) Embedded Systems
2 29 (12.29%) Mainframe
3 27 (11.44%) Computer Science
4 23 (9.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 22 (9.32%) Device Driver
6 21 (8.90%) CAN bus
6 21 (8.90%) Telematics
7 16 (6.78%) Mathematics
7 16 (6.78%) Physics
7 16 (6.78%) Algorithms
8 15 (6.36%) VHDL
9 13 (5.51%) Verilog
10 10 (4.24%) Home Automation
10 10 (4.24%) Data Structures
11 9 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (3.81%) SystemC
12 8 (3.39%) Mobile App
13 6 (2.54%) Management Information System
13 6 (2.54%) PMI
13 6 (2.54%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 64 (27.12%) Linux
2 49 (20.76%) Windows
3 29 (12.29%) Android
4 25 (10.59%) UNIX
5 12 (5.08%) Apple iOS
6 11 (4.66%) zOS
7 7 (2.97%) VxWorks
8 6 (2.54%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.85%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.85%) OpenWrt
10 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.42%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (56.36%) Software Engineering
2 34 (14.41%) UML
3 27 (11.44%) Embedded Software Development
4 19 (8.05%) Validation
4 19 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (6.78%) Product Management
6 15 (6.36%) Memory Management
6 15 (6.36%) Signal Processing
7 13 (5.51%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (5.51%) Configuration Management
7 13 (5.51%) Cyber Security
8 9 (3.81%) Technical Analysis
8 9 (3.81%) Mentoring
8 9 (3.81%) Strategic Planning
8 9 (3.81%) Business Development
8 9 (3.81%) Computer Forensics
9 8 (3.39%) Project Planning
10 7 (2.97%) Project Management
11 6 (2.54%) CAD
12 5 (2.12%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 183 (77.54%) C
2 132 (55.93%) C++
3 70 (29.66%) Embedded C
4 43 (18.22%) Embedded C++
5 41 (17.37%) Java
6 32 (13.56%) Python
7 24 (10.17%) C#
8 23 (9.75%) COBOL
8 23 (9.75%) JCL
9 21 (8.90%) MATLAB
10 16 (6.78%) VB
11 13 (5.51%) REXX
12 9 (3.81%) Ruby
12 9 (3.81%) Shell Script
12 9 (3.81%) Fortran
13 8 (3.39%) PL/1
14 6 (2.54%) Perl
15 4 (1.69%) Ada
15 4 (1.69%) SQL
16 2 (0.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 76 (32.20%) Degree
2 11 (4.66%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.54%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.54%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.85%) BC Cleared
4 2 (0.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) HND
5 1 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.51%) JTAG
2 9 (3.81%) QA
3 6 (2.54%) ISO 9000
4 5 (2.12%) DO-178B
5 4 (1.69%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.42%) DO-254
6 1 (0.42%) DO-160
6 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 101 (42.80%) Firmware
2 1 (0.42%) KVM
2 1 (0.42%) QEMU
Vendors
1 44 (18.64%) EMC
2 18 (7.63%) IBM
3 11 (4.66%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.24%) NEC
4 10 (4.24%) Lauterbach
5 9 (3.81%) Renesas
6 7 (2.97%) Atmel
6 7 (2.97%) Progress
7 4 (1.69%) QNX
8 3 (1.27%) Xilinx
9 2 (0.85%) SAP
9 2 (0.85%) i2
9 2 (0.85%) Altera
10 1 (0.42%) Wind River
10 1 (0.42%) Motorola
10 1 (0.42%) Cadence
10 1 (0.42%) Perforce
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 43-45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + equity, pension, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £46,000 to £76,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus, bens or contract
Posted: 5 days ago