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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 804 767 753
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -14
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 87 129 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 69 112 90
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,735 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.76%

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
55830 58935 56454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.26% 50.97% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 47821 49445 48617
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -18 82 £40,000 - 24
East Midlands +30 28 £36,250 -3.33% 4
Derbyshire -4 19 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Derby +10 18 £35,000 -6.66% 2
South West -16 11 £30,000 -14.28% 4
South East -28 11 £40,500 -10.00% 4
Cheltenham +1 10 £30,000 +39.53%
Gloucestershire -12 10 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Hampshire +31 8 £43,750 +12.90%
Cambridgeshire +17 8 £45,000 - 5
East of England +7 8 £45,000 - 10
Yorkshire +16 7 £40,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 7 £40,000 - 1
Harrogate - 7 £40,000 - 1
London +4 6 £48,750 -18.75% 1
Nottinghamshire - 6 £40,000 - 1
North West +2 5 £60,000 +110.52%
West Midlands 0 5 £42,500 +13.33%
Ringwood - 4 £37,500 -
Manchester - 4 £60,000 -
Fareham +16 3 £50,000 +81.81%
Crawley -33 3 £40,500 -19.00%
West Sussex -42 3 £40,500 -10.00%
Lincolnshire - 3 - -
Lincoln - 3 - -
Nottingham - 3 £37,500 -
City of London +28 2 £52,500 -27.58% 1
Wales -3 2 £32,500 - 1
South Wales - 2 £32,500 - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 - -

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 168 (76.71%) C
2 127 (57.99%) Software Engineering
3 124 (56.62%) C++
4 81 (36.99%) Firmware
5 76 (34.70%) Embedded C
6 65 (29.68%) Linux
7 60 (27.40%) TCP/IP
8 59 (26.94%) Electronics
9 42 (19.18%) Automotive
9 42 (19.18%) Windows
9 42 (19.18%) Python
10 40 (18.26%) Embedded C++
10 40 (18.26%) Degree
11 34 (15.53%) C#
12 33 (15.07%) UML
13 31 (14.16%) Java
14 30 (13.70%) Mainframe
15 29 (13.24%) HTML
16 28 (12.79%) MATLAB
17 27 (12.33%) JCL
17 27 (12.33%) COBOL
17 27 (12.33%) EMC
17 27 (12.33%) CICS
18 26 (11.87%) CAN bus
19 25 (11.42%) Telematics
19 25 (11.42%) Manufacturing
20 24 (10.96%) Cyber Security
21 23 (10.50%) Profibus
21 23 (10.50%) TargetLink
21 23 (10.50%) Simulink

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 27 (12.33%) CICS
2 3 (1.37%) MQSeries
3 2 (0.91%) Node.js
4 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 23 (10.50%) Simulink
1 23 (10.50%) TargetLink
2 7 (3.20%) MS Office
3 2 (0.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 60 (27.40%) TCP/IP
2 23 (10.50%) Profibus
3 22 (10.05%) Ethernet
4 14 (6.39%) Bluetooth
5 11 (5.02%) RFID
6 10 (4.57%) Wireless
7 7 (3.20%) ZigBee
8 5 (2.28%) GSM
8 5 (2.28%) Internet
9 4 (1.83%) HTTP
10 2 (0.91%) ISDN
10 2 (0.91%) X.25
10 2 (0.91%) SAN
10 2 (0.91%) Network Security
10 2 (0.91%) Frame Relay
11 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.02%) DB2
2 7 (3.20%) Easytrieve
3 2 (0.91%) KDB
4 1 (0.46%) MySQL
4 1 (0.46%) Adabas
4 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.46%) IMS/DB
4 1 (0.46%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (5.94%) Eclipse
1 13 (5.94%) Subversion
2 11 (5.02%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.57%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.28%) LabVIEW
4 5 (2.28%) GCC
4 5 (2.28%) GDB
5 4 (1.83%) WinDbg
6 3 (1.37%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (1.37%) Bugzilla
6 3 (1.37%) TortoiseSVN
7 2 (0.91%) Redmine
7 2 (0.91%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.46%) GNU Toolchain
8 1 (0.46%) PROIV
8 1 (0.46%) Xcode
General
1 59 (26.94%) Electronics
2 42 (19.18%) Automotive
3 25 (11.42%) Manufacturing
4 21 (9.59%) Banking
5 17 (7.76%) Telecoms
6 16 (7.31%) Finance
7 12 (5.48%) Aerospace
8 6 (2.74%) Marketing
9 5 (2.28%) Retail
9 5 (2.28%) Billing
9 5 (2.28%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (1.37%) Avionics
11 2 (0.91%) Military
12 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 108 (49.32%) Software Engineer
2 60 (27.40%) Developer
3 57 (26.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 20 (9.13%) Electronics Engineer
4 20 (9.13%) Software Developer
5 15 (6.85%) Design Engineer
6 14 (6.39%) C Developer
6 14 (6.39%) Firmware Engineer
7 13 (5.94%) Embedded C Developer
8 11 (5.02%) Architect
9 10 (4.57%) Analyst
9 10 (4.57%) Mainframe Developer
10 9 (4.11%) Technical Architect
10 9 (4.11%) Security Analyst
11 8 (3.65%) Applications Developer
11 8 (3.65%) Senior Design Engineer
12 7 (3.20%) Mainframe Architect
12 7 (3.20%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (2.28%) C++ Software Engineer
13 5 (2.28%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.24%) HTML
2 21 (9.59%) .NET
3 18 (8.22%) jQuery
3 18 (8.22%) HTML5
3 18 (8.22%) REST
4 10 (4.57%) ISPF
4 10 (4.57%) JSON
5 9 (4.11%) Middleware
6 7 (3.20%) Qt
7 6 (2.74%) DirectX
8 3 (1.37%) OpenGL
8 3 (1.37%) Direct3D
9 2 (0.91%) OpenMP
9 2 (0.91%) Ajax
9 2 (0.91%) WPF
9 2 (0.91%) SOAP
9 2 (0.91%) STL
9 2 (0.91%) XML
10 1 (0.46%) Flash
10 1 (0.46%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.70%) Mainframe
2 26 (11.87%) CAN bus
3 25 (11.42%) Telematics
4 21 (9.59%) Mathematics
5 19 (8.68%) Embedded Systems
6 16 (7.31%) Device Driver
7 15 (6.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 13 (5.94%) Computer Science
8 13 (5.94%) Algorithms
9 12 (5.48%) Digital Media
10 8 (3.65%) IBM Mainframe
10 8 (3.65%) Mobile App
10 8 (3.65%) VSAM
11 6 (2.74%) Physics
11 6 (2.74%) PMI
11 6 (2.74%) VHDL
12 4 (1.83%) Data Structures
13 3 (1.37%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (1.37%) Raspberry Pi
13 3 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 65 (29.68%) Linux
2 42 (19.18%) Windows
3 18 (8.22%) UNIX
4 16 (7.31%) Android
5 11 (5.02%) Embedded Linux
6 10 (4.57%) zOS
6 10 (4.57%) VxWorks
7 3 (1.37%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.91%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.91%) Fedora
9 1 (0.46%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.46%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (57.99%) Software Engineering
2 33 (15.07%) UML
3 24 (10.96%) Cyber Security
4 21 (9.59%) Embedded Software Development
4 21 (9.59%) SDLC
4 21 (9.59%) Validation
5 19 (8.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 18 (8.22%) Computer Forensics
7 14 (6.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 14 (6.39%) Mentoring
8 13 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (5.94%) Configuration Management
9 8 (3.65%) Project Planning
10 7 (3.20%) Change Management
10 7 (3.20%) Signal Processing
11 6 (2.74%) OO
11 6 (2.74%) Memory Management
12 5 (2.28%) Computer Architecture
13 4 (1.83%) OOD
13 4 (1.83%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 168 (76.71%) C
2 124 (56.62%) C++
3 76 (34.70%) Embedded C
4 42 (19.18%) Python
5 40 (18.26%) Embedded C++
6 34 (15.53%) C#
7 31 (14.16%) Java
8 28 (12.79%) MATLAB
9 27 (12.33%) JCL
9 27 (12.33%) COBOL
10 20 (9.13%) Ruby
11 16 (7.31%) REXX
12 15 (6.85%) VB
13 8 (3.65%) PL/1
14 6 (2.74%) Perl
15 4 (1.83%) JavaScript
15 4 (1.83%) Fortran
16 3 (1.37%) C-shell
16 3 (1.37%) SQL
16 3 (1.37%) Ada
Qualifications
1 40 (18.26%) Degree
2 6 (2.74%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.74%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.91%) HND
3 2 (0.91%) PhD
3 2 (0.91%) BC Cleared
3 2 (0.91%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.74%) ISO 9000
2 2 (0.91%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.91%) TickIT
2 2 (0.91%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.46%) DO-254
3 1 (0.46%) DO-160
System Software
1 81 (36.99%) Firmware
2 11 (5.02%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (0.91%) Docker
4 1 (0.46%) KVM
Vendors
1 27 (12.33%) EMC
2 18 (8.22%) IBM
3 11 (5.02%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.65%) Progress
5 3 (1.37%) SAP
5 3 (1.37%) i2
5 3 (1.37%) Motorola
5 3 (1.37%) Perforce
6 2 (0.91%) Xilinx
6 2 (0.91%) Wind River
6 2 (0.91%) Atmel
6 2 (0.91%) Renesas
6 2 (0.91%) Freescale
6 2 (0.91%) Oracle
7 1 (0.46%) QNX
7 1 (0.46%) NEC
7 1 (0.46%) Altera
7 1 (0.46%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (0.46%) Fujitsu
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