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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Assembly Language (Assembler)
Rank 849 819 768
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -51
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 86 118 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.22% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 64 90 141
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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
52734 53572 56146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.07% 50.33% 53.34%
Number of salaries quoted 45496 46036 47133
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Assembly Language within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 -16 81 £45,000 +12.50% 24
South East +39 48 £47,500 +11.76% 7
West Sussex +15 21 £48,750 +14.70%
East Midlands -1 16 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Crawley - 16 £48,750 -
London +9 12 £50,500 +26.25% 3
East of England -26 11 £45,000 +4.04% 5
Buckinghamshire +4 10 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Bedfordshire - 9 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 9 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 9 £45,000 - 1
Northampton - 9 £45,000 -
Bedford - 9 £45,000 -
Hampshire +22 8 £63,750 +21.42%
South West -8 7 £30,500 -15.86% 4
Derbyshire -11 7 £40,000 - 1
Derby -12 7 £40,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +9 6 £26,000 -20.00% 3
Southampton +9 6 £65,000 +85.71%
East Grinstead - 5 - -
Oxfordshire 0 4 £51,250 +7.89%
Berkshire - 4 £56,250 - 1
Cheltenham - 4 - - 1
Yorkshire -1 2 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Cambridgeshire -14 2 £45,000 +5.88% 3
West Midlands -17 2 £31,250 -24.69% 1
Wales - 2 £33,750 - 1
South Wales - 2 £33,750 - 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 - 1
Reading - 2 £57,500 -

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 148 (88.62%) C
2 97 (58.08%) C++
3 95 (56.89%) Software Engineering
4 63 (37.72%) Firmware
5 60 (35.93%) Linux
6 53 (31.74%) Embedded C
7 48 (28.74%) TCP/IP
8 47 (28.14%) Electronics
9 40 (23.95%) Windows
10 39 (23.35%) Degree
11 36 (21.56%) Python
12 35 (20.96%) Java
13 33 (19.76%) RS-232
13 33 (19.76%) RS-485
14 30 (17.96%) HTML
15 29 (17.37%) EMC
16 27 (16.17%) Computer Science
17 25 (14.97%) Embedded C++
17 25 (14.97%) Automotive
18 24 (14.37%) SDLC
19 23 (13.77%) C#
19 23 (13.77%) CSS
20 22 (13.17%) Mathematics
20 22 (13.17%) UML
20 22 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
21 21 (12.57%) Mainframe
22 20 (11.98%) Ethernet
22 20 (11.98%) Multithreading
23 19 (11.38%) Schematic Capture
23 19 (11.38%) Embedded Systems

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (3.59%) CICS
2 3 (1.80%) MQSeries
2 3 (1.80%) SAS
3 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (7.19%) Simulink
2 9 (5.39%) TargetLink
3 6 (3.59%) MS Office
3 6 (3.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.99%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.20%) MS Project
5 2 (1.20%) Stateflow
6 1 (0.60%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (28.74%) TCP/IP
2 33 (19.76%) RS-232
2 33 (19.76%) RS-485
3 20 (11.98%) Ethernet
4 17 (10.18%) RFID
5 14 (8.38%) Bluetooth
6 13 (7.78%) Internet
6 13 (7.78%) Wireless
7 11 (6.59%) ZigBee
8 9 (5.39%) Profibus
9 6 (3.59%) Wireshark
10 5 (2.99%) SMTP
11 3 (1.80%) Kerberos
11 3 (1.80%) SSH
11 3 (1.80%) SSL
12 2 (1.20%) IPsec
13 1 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.78%) MySQL
2 13 (7.78%) DB2
3 8 (4.79%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.99%) Big Data
5 3 (1.80%) KDB
6 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.20%) IDMS
7 1 (0.60%) Adabas
7 1 (0.60%) IMS/DB
7 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.60%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (6.59%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.99%) Subversion
3 6 (3.59%) Eclipse
3 6 (3.59%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.99%) TortoiseSVN
5 3 (1.80%) LabVIEW
6 2 (1.20%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.20%) VectorCAST
7 1 (0.60%) PROIV
7 1 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.60%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.60%) Xcode
General
1 47 (28.14%) Electronics
2 25 (14.97%) Automotive
3 17 (10.18%) Manufacturing
4 13 (7.78%) Aerospace
5 10 (5.99%) Telecoms
6 9 (5.39%) Avionics
7 6 (3.59%) Banking
7 6 (3.59%) Retail
8 4 (2.40%) Finance
9 3 (1.80%) Marketing
10 2 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.60%) Military
Job Titles
1 72 (43.11%) Software Engineer
2 53 (31.74%) Embedded Engineer
3 44 (26.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 37 (22.16%) Embedded C Engineer
5 36 (21.56%) C Software Engineer
6 31 (18.56%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 30 (17.96%) Developer
8 23 (13.77%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 23 (13.77%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 21 (12.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 21 (12.57%) C++ Software Engineer
10 20 (11.98%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 20 (11.98%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 20 (11.98%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 19 (11.38%) C++ Developer
12 18 (10.78%) C++ Programmer
12 18 (10.78%) C++/Java Developer
12 18 (10.78%) Java Developer
12 18 (10.78%) Java Programmer
12 18 (10.78%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.96%) HTML
2 23 (13.77%) CSS
3 18 (10.78%) JSP
4 11 (6.59%) .NET
5 9 (5.39%) ISPF
6 7 (4.19%) HTML5
6 7 (4.19%) jQuery
6 7 (4.19%) REST
7 5 (2.99%) DirectX
7 5 (2.99%) MFC
7 5 (2.99%) OpenGL
7 5 (2.99%) POSIX
7 5 (2.99%) Regular Expression
7 5 (2.99%) RFC 2822
8 4 (2.40%) Qt
9 3 (1.80%) Middleware
10 1 (0.60%) Ajax
10 1 (0.60%) JSON
10 1 (0.60%) WPF
10 1 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.17%) Computer Science
2 22 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (13.17%) Mathematics
3 21 (12.57%) Mainframe
4 19 (11.38%) Embedded Systems
5 14 (8.38%) Physics
6 13 (7.78%) CAN bus
7 12 (7.19%) Algorithms
8 11 (6.59%) Device Driver
8 11 (6.59%) Driving Licence
9 9 (5.39%) Telematics
10 7 (4.19%) Digital Media
10 7 (4.19%) IBM Mainframe
10 7 (4.19%) VSAM
11 6 (3.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 5 (2.99%) Blog
12 5 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (2.99%) Mobile App
12 5 (2.99%) VHDL
13 4 (2.40%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 60 (35.93%) Linux
2 40 (23.95%) Windows
3 19 (11.38%) Unix
4 14 (8.38%) zOS
5 6 (3.59%) VxWorks
6 3 (1.80%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.20%) Android
7 2 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.60%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (56.89%) Software Engineering
2 24 (14.37%) SDLC
3 22 (13.17%) UML
4 20 (11.98%) Multithreading
5 19 (11.38%) Schematic Capture
5 19 (11.38%) Validation
6 18 (10.78%) Web Design
7 17 (10.18%) Information Security
8 12 (7.19%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (7.19%) Reverse Engineering
9 11 (6.59%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (5.39%) Ethical Hacking
11 8 (4.79%) Configuration Management
11 8 (4.79%) Digital Forensics
12 7 (4.19%) Computer Forensics
12 7 (4.19%) Embedded Software Development
13 6 (3.59%) Coaching
13 6 (3.59%) Mentoring
13 6 (3.59%) Project Planning
13 6 (3.59%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 148 (88.62%) C
2 97 (58.08%) C++
3 53 (31.74%) Embedded C
4 36 (21.56%) Python
5 35 (20.96%) Java
6 25 (14.97%) Embedded C++
7 23 (13.77%) C#
8 19 (11.38%) JavaScript
9 18 (10.78%) Perl
10 15 (8.98%) MATLAB
10 15 (8.98%) VB
11 14 (8.38%) REXX
12 13 (7.78%) COBOL
13 12 (7.19%) JCL
13 12 (7.19%) SQL
14 9 (5.39%) Ruby
15 8 (4.79%) Shell Script
16 6 (3.59%) Ada
17 5 (2.99%) CLIST
17 5 (2.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (23.35%) Degree
2 5 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.20%) HND
5 1 (0.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.78%) MISRA
2 16 (9.58%) MISRA C
3 6 (3.59%) QA
4 3 (1.80%) ISO 9000
5 2 (1.20%) IEC 61508
5 2 (1.20%) ISO26262
6 1 (0.60%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.60%) ISO13485
System Software
1 63 (37.72%) Firmware
2 10 (5.99%) Time Sharing Option
3 6 (3.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (1.80%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 3 (1.80%) RACF
5 1 (0.60%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (3.59%) CA Endevor
1 6 (3.59%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.80%) zSecure
Vendors
1 29 (17.37%) EMC
2 19 (11.38%) Oracle
3 17 (10.18%) IBM
4 9 (5.39%) CA
5 6 (3.59%) Perforce
6 5 (2.99%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.99%) Progress
6 5 (2.99%) Symantec
7 4 (2.40%) Altera
8 3 (1.80%) Sybase
9 1 (0.60%) Atmel
9 1 (0.60%) SAP
9 1 (0.60%) Xilinx
Milton Keynes
HMGCC
Salary: £32,757 - £37,167 (with a potential to earn £39,308)
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa 45K
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £32,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k DoE
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £45990 - £53654 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £45990 - £53654 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Gloucester
CGI IT UK
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k - £45k dep. on experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Cornwall
ProgresSWest
Salary: Up to £40,000 per year DoE
Posted: 28 days ago