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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 790 704 663
Rank change year-on-year
-86 -41
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 137 175 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.29% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 119 150 193
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
64122 59894 66951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.56% 53.34% 53.50%
Number of salaries quoted 54149 51458 59085
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 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%

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 23 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 23 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 -57 127 £44,000 +10.00% 20
South East -7 48 £45,000 +12.50% 6
East of England +4 33 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Cambridgeshire +13 32 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Cambridge +14 26 £47,500 +33.80% 6
South West -12 15 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Yorkshire - 13 £37,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 13 £37,500 - 1
East Sussex - 12 £39,000 -
West Sussex - 12 £55,000 - 1
Crawley - 11 £55,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +16 9 £21,000 -44.00%
Brighton - 9 £39,000 -
Surrey -1 8 £52,500 +36.36%
Harrogate - 8 £37,500 - 1
Cheltenham -15 7 £21,000 -45.80%
Scotland -19 6 £42,500 +3.03%
North East - 6 £35,000 -
Durham - 6 £35,000 -
Hampshire -9 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Woking - 5 £52,500 -
York - 5 - -
Wales -1 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Buckinghamshire -6 4 £45,000 +20.00% 1
East Midlands -20 4 £37,500 +2.73% 1
North Wales - 4 £37,500 -
Flintshire - 4 £37,500 -
Havant - 4 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £45,000 -
Lewes - 3 £39,000 -

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 262 (87.63%) C
2 181 (60.54%) Software Engineering
3 175 (58.53%) C++
4 121 (40.47%) Linux
5 118 (39.46%) Embedded C
6 112 (37.46%) Electronics
7 84 (28.09%) Degree
8 76 (25.42%) Embedded Systems
9 69 (23.08%) Firmware
10 63 (21.07%) Python
11 59 (19.73%) Embedded C++
12 52 (17.39%) Windows
13 45 (15.05%) Java
13 45 (15.05%) Embedded Software Development
14 43 (14.38%) Ethernet
15 39 (13.04%) C#
16 36 (12.04%) TCP/IP
17 32 (10.70%) Wireless
17 32 (10.70%) Freescale
18 31 (10.37%) Automotive
18 31 (10.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
19 30 (10.03%) Subversion
19 30 (10.03%) Security Cleared
20 29 (9.70%) MATLAB
21 28 (9.36%) Configuration Management
22 27 (9.03%) Multithreading
23 26 (8.70%) Computer Science
23 26 (8.70%) Device Driver
24 25 (8.36%) OO
25 23 (7.69%) UNIX

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (2.01%) CICS
2 2 (0.67%) MQSeries
2 2 (0.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.33%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (7.02%) Simulink
2 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 43 (14.38%) Ethernet
2 36 (12.04%) TCP/IP
3 32 (10.70%) Wireless
4 21 (7.02%) Bluetooth
5 20 (6.69%) Internet
6 16 (5.35%) IPv4
6 16 (5.35%) Firewall
7 14 (4.68%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (3.68%) SSH
8 11 (3.68%) DNS
8 11 (3.68%) GSM
9 10 (3.34%) CTI
9 10 (3.34%) ZigBee
10 7 (2.34%) 802.11
10 7 (2.34%) SSL
10 7 (2.34%) HTTP
11 6 (2.01%) UWB
11 6 (2.01%) Network Security
12 5 (1.67%) tcpdump
12 5 (1.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.01%) SQL Server
1 6 (2.01%) DB2
2 5 (1.67%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.33%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.33%) DTS
3 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (10.03%) Subversion
2 13 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.68%) Maven
3 11 (3.68%) Hudson
3 11 (3.68%) Mercurial
3 11 (3.68%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (2.34%) Eclipse
6 6 (2.01%) GCC
7 5 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (1.34%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.67%) WinDbg
11 1 (0.33%) LLVM
11 1 (0.33%) Selenium
11 1 (0.33%) K2 blackpoint
11 1 (0.33%) Capybara
11 1 (0.33%) Ant
11 1 (0.33%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.33%) Rational Rose
General
1 112 (37.46%) Electronics
2 31 (10.37%) Automotive
3 13 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.01%) Aerospace
5 6 (2.01%) Finance
6 4 (1.34%) Retail
7 3 (1.00%) Marketing
8 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.33%) Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 150 (50.17%) Software Engineer
2 88 (29.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 43 (14.38%) Embedded C Engineer
4 42 (14.05%) C Software Engineer
5 35 (11.71%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 35 (11.71%) Developer
6 34 (11.37%) Senior Software Engineer
7 28 (9.36%) Firmware Engineer
8 21 (7.02%) Hardware Engineer
8 21 (7.02%) Design Engineer
9 19 (6.35%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 18 (6.02%) C++ Software Engineer
11 16 (5.35%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 15 (5.02%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 15 (5.02%) Electronics Engineer
12 15 (5.02%) Programmer
13 13 (4.35%) Analyst
14 11 (3.68%) Java Developer
14 11 (3.68%) C Developer
15 10 (3.34%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.69%) HTML
2 15 (5.02%) .NET
3 13 (4.35%) Qt
4 11 (3.68%) Spring MVC
4 11 (3.68%) Hibernate
4 11 (3.68%) Spring
4 11 (3.68%) JSP
4 11 (3.68%) Spring Integration
5 10 (3.34%) XML
5 10 (3.34%) ISPF
5 10 (3.34%) CSS
6 8 (2.68%) STL
6 8 (2.68%) ActiveX
6 8 (2.68%) HTML5
7 7 (2.34%) MFC
7 7 (2.34%) ASP.NET
7 7 (2.34%) jQuery
8 6 (2.01%) SOAP
8 6 (2.01%) Web Services
9 5 (1.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 76 (25.42%) Embedded Systems
2 69 (23.08%) Firmware
3 31 (10.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 26 (8.70%) Device Driver
4 26 (8.70%) Computer Science
5 22 (7.36%) VHDL
6 18 (6.02%) Verilog
6 18 (6.02%) Physics
7 16 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (5.02%) Open Source
8 15 (5.02%) Mathematics
9 14 (4.68%) CAN bus
10 13 (4.35%) ASIC
11 12 (4.01%) Mainframe
12 11 (3.68%) Digital Media
13 8 (2.68%) Xbox
13 8 (2.68%) Cryptography
14 6 (2.01%) IBM Mainframe
15 5 (1.67%) iPhone
15 5 (1.67%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 121 (40.47%) Linux
2 52 (17.39%) Windows
3 23 (7.69%) UNIX
4 17 (5.69%) Android
5 11 (3.68%) Embedded Linux
6 8 (2.68%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (2.68%) Windows XP Embedded
6 8 (2.68%) Windows XP
7 6 (2.01%) zOS
8 5 (1.67%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.67%) AIX
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (60.54%) Software Engineering
2 45 (15.05%) Embedded Software Development
3 28 (9.36%) Configuration Management
4 27 (9.03%) Multithreading
5 25 (8.36%) OO
6 19 (6.35%) UML
7 18 (6.02%) MVC
7 18 (6.02%) Image Processing
8 17 (5.69%) Video Processing
9 16 (5.35%) CAD
10 15 (5.02%) Unit Testing
11 13 (4.35%) Memory Management
12 9 (3.01%) Software Architecture
12 9 (3.01%) Requirements Management
13 8 (2.68%) Validation
13 8 (2.68%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (2.34%) Cyber Security
14 7 (2.34%) Signal Processing
14 7 (2.34%) Software Testing
15 6 (2.01%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 262 (87.63%) C
2 175 (58.53%) C++
3 118 (39.46%) Embedded C
4 63 (21.07%) Python
5 59 (19.73%) Embedded C++
6 45 (15.05%) Java
7 39 (13.04%) C#
8 29 (9.70%) MATLAB
9 19 (6.35%) Perl
10 17 (5.69%) SQL
10 17 (5.69%) JavaScript
11 13 (4.35%) Bash Shell
12 12 (4.01%) COBOL
13 10 (3.34%) Ruby
14 9 (3.01%) REXX
15 6 (2.01%) JCL
15 6 (2.01%) VB
15 6 (2.01%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.67%) C++/CLI
17 4 (1.34%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 84 (28.09%) Degree
2 30 (10.03%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.01%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.01%) HND
4 6 (2.01%) PhD
5 3 (1.00%) ISEB
6 2 (0.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.02%) IEC 61508
2 20 (6.69%) JTAG
3 12 (4.01%) QA
4 7 (2.34%) DO-178B
5 5 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.67%) RACF
1 5 (1.67%) ACF2
2 2 (0.67%) KVM
2 2 (0.67%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 7 (2.34%) CA Endevor
2 5 (1.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 32 (10.70%) Freescale
2 15 (5.02%) IBM
3 13 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.68%) Oracle
5 10 (3.34%) EMC
5 10 (3.34%) Atmel
6 6 (2.01%) Intel
7 5 (1.67%) Perforce
7 5 (1.67%) Symbian
8 3 (1.00%) Altera
9 2 (0.67%) Renesas
9 2 (0.67%) NEC
10 1 (0.33%) Cadence
10 1 (0.33%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.33%) Unisys
10 1 (0.33%) HP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to c£45k + package
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East England
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
D Tech Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and share op
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £75000 per annum - share options + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £37,000 to £44,000 per annum Shares, Pension, Health/Dental
Posted: 5 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Pension/Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £40k DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £40k DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum to £40K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40K to £45K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 6 days ago