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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 748 724 726
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 110 143 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.26% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 79 123 116
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,400 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
52360 55237 56369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.61% 52.96% 53.72%
Number of salaries quoted 44610 46313 48708
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -13 106 £40,000 -4.19% 45
East of England +4 30 £44,000 -2.22% 17
East Midlands +31 21 £40,000 +6.66% 2
South East -39 21 £50,000 +2.04% 16
Cambridgeshire -6 20 £43,750 -7.89% 11
Cambridge +4 19 £45,000 -5.26% 11
Derbyshire +28 16 £40,000 - 2
Derby +25 16 £40,000 - 2
London +20 11 £40,000 - 5
Hertfordshire -2 10 £44,000 +25.71% 3
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £44,000 -
Yorkshire -2 8 £35,000 -6.66% 1
South Yorkshire - 8 £35,000 -
Sheffield - 8 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 7 £55,000 -
South West -34 6 £30,000 -31.03% 2
West Sussex +1 5 £45,000 -18.18% 1
West Midlands -20 5 £41,500 - 2
Worcestershire - 5 £41,500 - 1
Scotland +9 4 - - 4
Cheltenham -5 4 £30,000 +7.14% 1
Brighton -12 4 - -
Gloucestershire -15 4 £30,000 -21.56% 1
East Sussex -23 4 - - 1
Uxbridge - 4 £40,000 -
Kent +12 3 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Cheshire -2 3 £65,000 +160.00%
North West -4 3 £65,000 +160.00%
Nottinghamshire - 3 £35,000 -
Malvern - 3 £41,500 -

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 175 (73.22%) C
2 138 (57.74%) Software Engineering
3 127 (53.14%) C++
4 79 (33.05%) Electronics
4 79 (33.05%) Degree
5 78 (32.64%) Firmware
6 59 (24.69%) Linux
7 52 (21.76%) Mainframe
8 48 (20.08%) Windows
9 46 (19.25%) TCP/IP
10 43 (17.99%) CICS
10 43 (17.99%) Embedded C
10 43 (17.99%) IBM
10 43 (17.99%) Banking
11 41 (17.15%) EMC
11 41 (17.15%) Embedded Systems
12 39 (16.32%) Embedded C++
12 39 (16.32%) C#
13 37 (15.48%) Java
13 37 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
14 35 (14.64%) Automotive
15 34 (14.23%) COBOL
16 33 (13.81%) Retail
17 31 (12.97%) UML
18 28 (11.72%) Finance
18 28 (11.72%) Internet
19 27 (11.30%) JCL
19 27 (11.30%) Device Driver
19 27 (11.30%) DB2
20 26 (10.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 43 (17.99%) CICS
2 15 (6.28%) MQSeries
3 8 (3.35%) SAS
4 7 (2.93%) Node.js
5 6 (2.51%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (8.37%) Simulink
1 20 (8.37%) TargetLink
2 13 (5.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.67%) MS Office
3 4 (1.67%) Stateflow
3 4 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (19.25%) TCP/IP
2 28 (11.72%) Internet
3 24 (10.04%) Ethernet
4 23 (9.62%) Wireless
5 20 (8.37%) GPRS
6 16 (6.69%) Profibus
7 12 (5.02%) GSM
8 9 (3.77%) ATM
9 4 (1.67%) Frame Relay
10 3 (1.26%) X.25
11 2 (0.84%) Firewall
11 2 (0.84%) SNMP
11 2 (0.84%) IPsec
11 2 (0.84%) VPN
11 2 (0.84%) SSL
11 2 (0.84%) IPv4
11 2 (0.84%) IPv6
11 2 (0.84%) tcpdump
11 2 (0.84%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.42%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.30%) DB2
2 2 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.84%) SQLite
3 1 (0.42%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (0.42%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 15 (6.28%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.02%) Subversion
3 8 (3.35%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.35%) LabVIEW
4 7 (2.93%) Bugzilla
4 7 (2.93%) TortoiseSVN
5 6 (2.51%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (2.51%) Redmine
5 6 (2.51%) GDB
6 5 (2.09%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.67%) GCC
8 2 (0.84%) WinDbg
8 2 (0.84%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 79 (33.05%) Electronics
2 43 (17.99%) Banking
3 35 (14.64%) Automotive
4 33 (13.81%) Retail
5 28 (11.72%) Finance
6 20 (8.37%) Manufacturing
7 18 (7.53%) Aerospace
8 10 (4.18%) Marketing
9 9 (3.77%) Telecoms
10 5 (2.09%) Military
10 5 (2.09%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.42%) Avionics
11 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 104 (43.51%) Software Engineer
2 63 (26.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 41 (17.15%) Developer
4 32 (13.39%) Electronics Engineer
5 24 (10.04%) Software Developer
6 21 (8.79%) Programmer
6 21 (8.79%) CICS Programmer
7 18 (7.53%) Design Engineer
8 17 (7.11%) Technical Specialist
9 14 (5.86%) Hardware Engineer
9 14 (5.86%) Senior Hardware Engineer
10 10 (4.18%) Firmware Engineer
11 8 (3.35%) Senior Design Engineer
12 7 (2.93%) Development Engineer
12 7 (2.93%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (2.93%) Senior Linux Engineer
13 6 (2.51%) Software Development Engineer
13 6 (2.51%) Mainframe Developer
13 6 (2.51%) Senior Software Developer
13 6 (2.51%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.21%) HTML
2 21 (8.79%) Middleware
3 20 (8.37%) .NET
4 12 (5.02%) MFC
4 12 (5.02%) jQuery
4 12 (5.02%) REST
4 12 (5.02%) HTML5
5 8 (3.35%) ISPF
6 7 (2.93%) OpenMP
6 7 (2.93%) DirectX
6 7 (2.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (2.51%) Silverlight
7 6 (2.51%) ASP.NET
7 6 (2.51%) DHTML
8 5 (2.09%) OpenGL
8 5 (2.09%) Direct3D
8 5 (2.09%) OpenCL
8 5 (2.09%) OpenGL ES
8 5 (2.09%) Direct3D Mobile
9 4 (1.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 52 (21.76%) Mainframe
2 41 (17.15%) Embedded Systems
3 37 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (11.30%) Device Driver
5 26 (10.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 25 (10.46%) IBM Mainframe
7 24 (10.04%) Physics
8 22 (9.21%) Computer Science
9 16 (6.69%) Telematics
9 16 (6.69%) CAN bus
9 16 (6.69%) Algorithms
10 15 (6.28%) Online Banking
11 12 (5.02%) VHDL
11 12 (5.02%) Verilog
11 12 (5.02%) Home Automation
12 10 (4.18%) Mathematics
13 8 (3.35%) Cryptography
13 8 (3.35%) Chip Card
14 7 (2.93%) Data Structures
14 7 (2.93%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 59 (24.69%) Linux
2 48 (20.08%) Windows
3 24 (10.04%) Android
4 14 (5.86%) Apple iOS
5 13 (5.44%) UNIX
6 11 (4.60%) zOS
7 7 (2.93%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (2.09%) Fedora
9 2 (0.84%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.84%) OpenWrt
10 1 (0.42%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (57.74%) Software Engineering
2 31 (12.97%) UML
3 24 (10.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 19 (7.95%) Validation
5 17 (7.11%) Signal Processing
6 16 (6.69%) Mentoring
6 16 (6.69%) Migration
6 16 (6.69%) CAD
6 16 (6.69%) Change Management
7 15 (6.28%) Service Delivery
7 15 (6.28%) Product Management
7 15 (6.28%) Root Cause Analysis
7 15 (6.28%) Embedded Software Development
8 14 (5.86%) Memory Management
9 13 (5.44%) Coaching
9 13 (5.44%) Configuration Management
10 12 (5.02%) Computer Forensics
11 10 (4.18%) Project Management
12 9 (3.77%) Strategic Planning
12 9 (3.77%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 175 (73.22%) C
2 127 (53.14%) C++
3 43 (17.99%) Embedded C
4 39 (16.32%) Embedded C++
4 39 (16.32%) C#
5 37 (15.48%) Java
6 34 (14.23%) COBOL
7 27 (11.30%) JCL
8 25 (10.46%) Python
9 23 (9.62%) REXX
10 18 (7.53%) VB
11 17 (7.11%) MATLAB
12 13 (5.44%) SQL
13 12 (5.02%) Ruby
14 7 (2.93%) Fortran
14 7 (2.93%) PL/1
14 7 (2.93%) Shell Script
15 6 (2.51%) JavaScript
16 5 (2.09%) SELCOPY
17 4 (1.67%) Ada
Qualifications
1 79 (33.05%) Degree
2 14 (5.86%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.93%) PhD
5 4 (1.67%) VCP4
6 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.79%) QA
2 15 (6.28%) JTAG
3 6 (2.51%) IEC 61508
4 5 (2.09%) DO-178B
5 4 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 78 (32.64%) Firmware
2 2 (0.84%) RACF
2 2 (0.84%) ACF2
3 1 (0.42%) KVM
3 1 (0.42%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 14 (5.86%) CA Endevor
2 2 (0.84%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 43 (17.99%) IBM
2 41 (17.15%) EMC
3 13 (5.44%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.02%) NEC
4 12 (5.02%) Lauterbach
5 8 (3.35%) Atmel
6 7 (2.93%) Renesas
7 5 (2.09%) Wind River
7 5 (2.09%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.67%) MathWorks
8 4 (1.67%) Intel
8 4 (1.67%) SAP
8 4 (1.67%) MKS
8 4 (1.67%) Perforce
9 3 (1.26%) QNX
10 2 (0.84%) Progress
10 2 (0.84%) Green Hills
11 1 (0.42%) Xilinx
11 1 (0.42%) Altera
11 1 (0.42%) Cadence
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