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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 838 851 895
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +44
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 86 125 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.11% 0.090%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 62 100 95
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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
51240 57027 63086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.79% 51.45% 52.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44388 48633 53819
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -2 75 £42,500 +6.25% 17
East of England +52 30 £42,500 -5.55% 4
South East +29 26 £43,250 -3.88% 3
Crawley +5 21 £55,000 +22.22%
West Sussex +5 21 £55,000 +10.00%
Suffolk - 14 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire +37 12 £47,500 +5.55%
Derbyshire 0 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
East Midlands -6 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Derby -8 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 9 - -
Cambridgeshire +1 7 £43,750 -2.77% 4
London +22 6 £91,500 +74.28% 1
Cambridge +6 5 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Scotland +4 5 - -
South Wales +10 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Wales +5 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Oxfordshire -2 3 £37,000 -12.94% 1
West Midlands -22 3 £44,000 +10.00%
Ely - 3 £40,000 -
Ipswich - 3 £45,000 -
Hampshire +9 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Edinburgh +8 2 - -
Coventry +6 2 £44,000 +57.14%
Newport - 2 £42,500 -
North West +18 1 - - 7
Manchester -1 1 - - 2
Cardiff - 1 £22,500 -
Newmarket - 1 £40,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £47,500 -

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 144 (80.00%) C
2 116 (64.44%) C++
3 93 (51.67%) Software Engineering
4 74 (41.11%) Firmware
5 63 (35.00%) Electronics
6 62 (34.44%) Linux
7 60 (33.33%) Degree
8 44 (24.44%) Embedded C
9 38 (21.11%) Windows
9 38 (21.11%) Validation
10 36 (20.00%) Java
11 34 (18.89%) SDLC
12 31 (17.22%) TCP/IP
13 30 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 29 (16.11%) Multithreading
14 29 (16.11%) VHDL
15 26 (14.44%) Verilog
15 26 (14.44%) Perl
15 26 (14.44%) HTML
15 26 (14.44%) Embedded Systems
16 25 (13.89%) CSS
17 23 (12.78%) Cloud Computing
17 23 (12.78%) Web Design
17 23 (12.78%) OpenGL
17 23 (12.78%) DirectX
17 23 (12.78%) VxWorks
17 23 (12.78%) JSP
17 23 (12.78%) MySQL
17 23 (12.78%) Oracle
17 23 (12.78%) Python

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 9 (5.00%) CICS
2 8 (4.44%) MQSeries
2 8 (4.44%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (11.11%) Simulink
2 16 (8.89%) TargetLink
3 13 (7.22%) MS Office
4 11 (6.11%) MS Excel
4 11 (6.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.67%) OrCAD
6 2 (1.11%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (17.22%) TCP/IP
2 16 (8.89%) Profibus
3 9 (5.00%) Ethernet
4 8 (4.44%) RS-232
4 8 (4.44%) RS-485
5 7 (3.89%) Internet
5 7 (3.89%) Kerberos
5 7 (3.89%) SSH
5 7 (3.89%) SSL
6 5 (2.78%) RFID
7 4 (2.22%) Bluetooth
8 3 (1.67%) TETRA
9 2 (1.11%) SMTP
9 2 (1.11%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.56%) HTTP
10 1 (0.56%) Intelligent Network
10 1 (0.56%) Network Security
10 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.56%) Wireless
10 1 (0.56%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.78%) MySQL
2 19 (10.56%) DB2
3 6 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 11 (6.11%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.11%) Subversion
4 4 (2.22%) yacc
5 3 (1.67%) VectorCAST
6 2 (1.11%) LabVIEW
6 2 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.56%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 63 (35.00%) Electronics
2 21 (11.67%) Aerospace
2 21 (11.67%) Telecoms
3 19 (10.56%) Automotive
4 11 (6.11%) Manufacturing
4 11 (6.11%) Retail
5 10 (5.56%) Finance
6 9 (5.00%) Banking
7 3 (1.67%) Avionics
7 3 (1.67%) Games
7 3 (1.67%) Military
8 2 (1.11%) Marketing
9 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 68 (37.78%) Software Engineer
2 44 (24.44%) Embedded Engineer
3 35 (19.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 33 (18.33%) Electronics Engineer
5 31 (17.22%) Developer
6 25 (13.89%) Firmware Engineer
6 25 (13.89%) Programmer
7 24 (13.33%) C Software Engineer
7 24 (13.33%) Embedded C Engineer
7 24 (13.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 23 (12.78%) Java Developer
8 23 (12.78%) Java Programmer
9 20 (11.11%) C++ Developer
10 19 (10.56%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 19 (10.56%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 19 (10.56%) C++ Software Engineer
10 19 (10.56%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 19 (10.56%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 19 (10.56%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 19 (10.56%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.44%) HTML
2 25 (13.89%) CSS
3 23 (12.78%) DirectX
3 23 (12.78%) JSP
3 23 (12.78%) OpenGL
4 18 (10.00%) ISPF
4 18 (10.00%) MFC
5 8 (4.44%) Middleware
6 4 (2.22%) .NET
6 4 (2.22%) LLVM
6 4 (2.22%) OpenCL
6 4 (2.22%) OpenGL ES
6 4 (2.22%) Renderscript
7 3 (1.67%) WPF
8 2 (1.11%) ActiveX
8 2 (1.11%) HTML5
8 2 (1.11%) Regular Expression
8 2 (1.11%) RFC 2822
8 2 (1.11%) XML
9 1 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 29 (16.11%) VHDL
3 26 (14.44%) Embedded Systems
3 26 (14.44%) Verilog
4 22 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (11.11%) Mainframe
6 17 (9.44%) Mathematics
7 16 (8.89%) CAN bus
7 16 (8.89%) Computer Science
7 16 (8.89%) Driving Licence
7 16 (8.89%) Telematics
8 10 (5.56%) Algorithms
9 9 (5.00%) Device Driver
10 8 (4.44%) VSAM
11 7 (3.89%) Physics
11 7 (3.89%) PKI
12 6 (3.33%) CUDA
13 4 (2.22%) Hedge funds
14 3 (1.67%) Neural Network
15 2 (1.11%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 62 (34.44%) Linux
2 38 (21.11%) Windows
3 23 (12.78%) VxWorks
4 19 (10.56%) zOS
5 13 (7.22%) Unix
6 5 (2.78%) Android
7 4 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (2.22%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.56%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (51.67%) Software Engineering
2 38 (21.11%) Validation
3 34 (18.89%) SDLC
4 29 (16.11%) Multithreading
5 23 (12.78%) Schematic Capture
5 23 (12.78%) Web Design
6 18 (10.00%) UML
7 14 (7.78%) Configuration Management
7 14 (7.78%) Project Planning
8 13 (7.22%) Mentoring
9 12 (6.67%) Information Security
10 10 (5.56%) Time Management
11 9 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (4.44%) Change Management
12 8 (4.44%) Coaching
12 8 (4.44%) Security Management
13 7 (3.89%) People Management
14 6 (3.33%) Data Acquisition
15 5 (2.78%) Ethical Hacking
15 5 (2.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 144 (80.00%) C
2 116 (64.44%) C++
3 44 (24.44%) Embedded C
4 36 (20.00%) Java
5 26 (14.44%) Perl
6 23 (12.78%) Python
7 21 (11.67%) Embedded C++
8 20 (11.11%) MATLAB
9 19 (10.56%) C#
9 19 (10.56%) REXX
10 18 (10.00%) JCL
11 11 (6.11%) COBOL
11 11 (6.11%) JavaScript
12 10 (5.56%) SQL
13 9 (5.00%) Shell Script
14 8 (4.44%) CLIST
15 5 (2.78%) Ruby
15 5 (2.78%) VB
16 4 (2.22%) Bash Shell
16 4 (2.22%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 60 (33.33%) Degree
2 21 (11.67%) Security Cleared
3 19 (10.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.00%) MISRA
2 17 (9.44%) MISRA C
3 8 (4.44%) QA
4 2 (1.11%) DO-254
5 1 (0.56%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.56%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 74 (41.11%) Firmware
2 18 (10.00%) Time Sharing Option
3 8 (4.44%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 8 (4.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 7 (3.89%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (4.44%) CA Endevor
1 8 (4.44%) Tivoli
2 7 (3.89%) zSecure
3 2 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (12.78%) Oracle
2 18 (10.00%) IBM
3 16 (8.89%) CA
4 13 (7.22%) EMC
5 11 (6.11%) Progress
6 8 (4.44%) Sybase
7 5 (2.78%) Xilinx
8 4 (2.22%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.11%) Altera
9 2 (1.11%) Symantec
10 1 (0.56%) SAP
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k DoE
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70,000 + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Congleton
Computer Futures
Salary: £4000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Oho Group
Salary: £35k - 100k per year + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago