Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Assembly Language skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Assembly Language over the 6 months to 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Assembly Language (Assembler)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1016 1055 1093
Rank change year-on-year +39 +38 +8
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 132 123 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.082% 0.074% 0.086%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 104 117 143
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.94% +8.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,375 £62,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.25%

Assembly Language is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 90,866 92,668 100,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 56.16% 55.46% 52.64%
Number of salaries quoted 76,047 77,959 87,717
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Assembly Language
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Assembly Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Assembly Language in England

Assembly Language
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Assembly Language in England.

Salary trend for Assembly Language in England

Assembly Language
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Assembly Language in England over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Assembly Language in England

Assembly Language
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Assembly Language within the England region over the 6 months to 23 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +31 50 £46,000 +15.00% 5
South East -16 33 £46,250 +6.32% 9
East of England -12 22 £55,000 +10.00% 9
North of England +19 15 £45,000 +12.50% 2
North West +11 14 £45,000 -15.09%
London +4 9 £65,000 -3.70% 1
West Midlands +26 2 - -
Midlands +12 2 - -
Yorkshire +29 1 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Assembly Language
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT jobs citing Assembly Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Assembly Language.

1 96 (72.73%) C
2 71 (53.79%) C++
3 52 (39.39%) Linux
3 52 (39.39%) Software Engineering
4 49 (37.12%) Degree
5 41 (31.06%) Electronics
6 40 (30.30%) Firmware
7 33 (25.00%) Python
8 29 (21.97%) Embedded C
9 28 (21.21%) Windows
10 26 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (16.67%) Validation
12 19 (14.39%) UML
13 17 (12.88%) Visual Studio
14 16 (12.12%) JavaScript
14 16 (12.12%) Computer Science
15 15 (11.36%) C#
15 15 (11.36%) Scrum
15 15 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
16 14 (10.61%) Embedded C++
16 14 (10.61%) Open Source
16 14 (10.61%) Memory Management
16 14 (10.61%) Embedded Systems
17 13 (9.85%) Ethernet
17 13 (9.85%) Unix
17 13 (9.85%) Finance
18 12 (9.09%) Device Driver
18 12 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
18 12 (9.09%) Security Cleared
19 11 (8.33%) SQL

Assembly Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (1.52%) CICS
1 2 (1.52%) JBoss
1 2 (1.52%) WebLogic
1 2 (1.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.85%) Ethernet
2 10 (7.58%) Bluetooth
3 9 (6.82%) RS-232
3 9 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (6.06%) Wireshark
5 7 (5.30%) GSM
5 7 (5.30%) HTTP
5 7 (5.30%) Network Security
6 6 (4.55%) Internet
6 6 (4.55%) Wireless
7 2 (1.52%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.76%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.30%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.27%) DB2
3 2 (1.52%) Big Data
4 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (12.88%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.58%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.03%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (3.03%) Xcode
4 3 (2.27%) IDA Disassembler
4 3 (2.27%) Subversion
5 2 (1.52%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.52%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.76%) GNU Toolchain
6 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.76%) JIRA
6 1 (0.76%) OllyDbg
6 1 (0.76%) Redmine
General
1 41 (31.06%) Electronics
2 13 (9.85%) Finance
3 10 (7.58%) Automotive
3 10 (7.58%) Multimedia
4 9 (6.82%) Games
5 8 (6.06%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.79%) Aerospace
7 4 (3.03%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.76%) Avionics
8 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (37.88%) Software Engineer
2 31 (23.48%) Embedded Engineer
2 31 (23.48%) Senior Software Engineer
3 29 (21.97%) Firmware Engineer
4 27 (20.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 18 (13.64%) C++ Software Engineer
5 18 (13.64%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 16 (12.12%) Embedded C Engineer
6 16 (12.12%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 16 (12.12%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 15 (11.36%) C Software Engineer
7 15 (11.36%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 15 (11.36%) Design Engineer
7 15 (11.36%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 14 (10.61%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 14 (10.61%) Electronics Engineer
8 14 (10.61%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 14 (10.61%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 13 (9.85%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 11 (8.33%) Senior C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.06%) Node.js
2 3 (2.27%) Hibernate
2 3 (2.27%) J2EE
2 3 (2.27%) JSP
2 3 (2.27%) Middleware
2 3 (2.27%) Struts
2 3 (2.27%) XML
3 2 (1.52%) EJB
3 2 (1.52%) JMS
3 2 (1.52%) MFC
3 2 (1.52%) Servlets
3 2 (1.52%) Web Services
3 2 (1.52%) WSDL
3 2 (1.52%) XSD
4 1 (0.76%) Django
4 1 (0.76%) Flash
4 1 (0.76%) HTML
4 1 (0.76%) Java EE
4 1 (0.76%) PlayReady
4 1 (0.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.61%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (9.09%) Device Driver
4 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.06%) Algorithms
5 8 (6.06%) Mainframe
6 7 (5.30%) VHDL
7 6 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (4.55%) Internet of Things
7 6 (4.55%) Smart Energy
8 5 (3.79%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 5 (3.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (3.03%) e-Learning
9 4 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (2.27%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (2.27%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (1.52%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (1.52%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.52%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 52 (39.39%) Linux
2 28 (21.21%) Windows
3 13 (9.85%) Unix
4 6 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (3.79%) Android
5 5 (3.79%) zOS
6 4 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.03%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.27%) FreeRTOS
8 2 (1.52%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.76%) AIX
9 1 (0.76%) SafeRTOS
9 1 (0.76%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (39.39%) Software Engineering
2 26 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (16.67%) Validation
4 19 (14.39%) UML
5 15 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (11.36%) Scrum
6 14 (10.61%) Memory Management
6 14 (10.61%) Open Source
7 12 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (7.58%) Video Processing
9 9 (6.82%) Coaching
10 8 (6.06%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (6.06%) Computer Security
10 8 (6.06%) Device Driver Development
10 8 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (6.06%) Schematic Capture
10 8 (6.06%) Test Strategy
11 7 (5.30%) Cyber Intelligence
11 7 (5.30%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (5.30%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 96 (72.73%) C
2 71 (53.79%) C++
3 33 (25.00%) Python
4 29 (21.97%) Embedded C
5 16 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 15 (11.36%) C#
7 14 (10.61%) Embedded C++
8 11 (8.33%) SQL
9 9 (6.82%) Java
9 9 (6.82%) VC++
10 8 (6.06%) COBOL
10 8 (6.06%) Erlang
11 6 (4.55%) VB
12 5 (3.79%) PL/1
13 4 (3.03%) Ada
14 3 (2.27%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.52%) Delphi
16 1 (0.76%) Haskell
16 1 (0.76%) JCL
16 1 (0.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 49 (37.12%) Degree
2 12 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.82%) DV Cleared
3 9 (6.82%) HND
4 8 (6.06%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (3.79%) CISA
6 5 (3.79%) CISSP
6 5 (3.79%) GCFA
6 5 (3.79%) GCFE
6 5 (3.79%) GREM
6 5 (3.79%) HNC
6 5 (3.79%) Master's Degree
7 3 (2.27%) PhD
8 2 (1.52%) CREST Certified
8 2 (1.52%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) Def Stans
1 4 (3.03%) MISRA
1 4 (3.03%) MISRA C
1 4 (3.03%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) JTAG
3 1 (0.76%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 40 (30.30%) Firmware
2 5 (3.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) SELinux
Vendors
1 7 (5.30%) IBM
2 6 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.27%) EMC
3 3 (2.27%) Xilinx
4 2 (1.52%) Chordiant
4 2 (1.52%) Cognizant
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle
5 1 (0.76%) Atmel
5 1 (0.76%) Conax
5 1 (0.76%) Google
5 1 (0.76%) Hitachi
5 1 (0.76%) QNX
5 1 (0.76%) Renesas
5 1 (0.76%) Siemens
5 1 (0.76%) Verimatrix
5 1 (0.76%) Wind River