Period
to 1 June 2020

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 1 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Assembly Language (Assembler)
UK > England
6 months to
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 752 946 1047
Rank change year-on-year +194 +101 -5
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 82 127 122
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.095% 0.075%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 56 114 110
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £38,450 £37,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £58,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% -

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 45,050 72,699 91,258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.11% 54.32% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 37,450 59,849 76,436
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

Assembly Language
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Assembly Language in England

Assembly Language
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Assembly Language in England.

Salary trend for Assembly Language in England

Assembly Language
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Assembly Language in England over the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

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 1 June 2020. 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 East +121 50 £57,500 +27.78% 1
East of England +87 24 £45,000 -16.67% 3
London +156 4 - - 1
South West +73 3 £50,000 +11.11% 2
North of England +84 1 - - 1
North West +72 1 - -
Assembly Language
UK

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, 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 71 (86.59%) C
2 57 (69.51%) C++
3 53 (64.63%) Software Engineering
4 41 (50.00%) Linux
5 29 (35.37%) C#
6 24 (29.27%) Jenkins
7 23 (28.05%) Git (software)
8 21 (25.61%) JIRA
8 21 (25.61%) Mainframe
8 21 (25.61%) Python
9 20 (24.39%) IBM
10 18 (21.95%) Aerospace
10 18 (21.95%) Ada
10 18 (21.95%) CICS
11 17 (20.73%) IBM Mainframe
12 16 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (19.51%) Java
13 15 (18.29%) COBOL
13 15 (18.29%) Windows
13 15 (18.29%) Firmware
14 14 (17.07%) Finance
15 13 (15.85%) PL/1
15 13 (15.85%) DB2
15 13 (15.85%) IEC 61508
15 13 (15.85%) Bash Shell
15 13 (15.85%) Computer Science
15 13 (15.85%) Docker
15 13 (15.85%) User Experience
15 13 (15.85%) Code Optimisation
16 12 (14.63%) Signal Processing

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 18 (21.95%) CICS
2 11 (13.41%) WebSphere
3 9 (10.98%) Confluence
4 4 (4.88%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.22%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) AWS
1 8 (9.76%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.76%) WAN
1 8 (9.76%) Wireless
2 4 (4.88%) 5G
2 4 (4.88%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (2.44%) ATM
3 2 (2.44%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.22%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.22%) Network Security
4 1 (1.22%) RS-232
4 1 (1.22%) RS-422
4 1 (1.22%) RS-485
4 1 (1.22%) Skype
4 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) DB2
2 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (29.27%) Jenkins
2 23 (28.05%) Git (software)
3 21 (25.61%) JIRA
4 10 (12.20%) Polyspace
4 10 (12.20%) VectorCAST
5 7 (8.54%) HP UFT
5 7 (8.54%) JMeter
5 7 (8.54%) JUnit
5 7 (8.54%) LoadRunner
5 7 (8.54%) Selenium
6 5 (6.10%) Redmine
6 5 (6.10%) Subversion
7 4 (4.88%) Bitbucket
7 4 (4.88%) Bugzilla
7 4 (4.88%) JIRA Agile
7 4 (4.88%) StarTeam
8 1 (1.22%) Gerrit
8 1 (1.22%) IDA Disassembler
8 1 (1.22%) SCons
8 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (21.95%) Aerospace
2 14 (17.07%) Finance
3 10 (12.20%) Automotive
4 9 (10.98%) Military
5 8 (9.76%) Electronics
6 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
7 4 (4.88%) Advertising
7 4 (4.88%) Banking
7 4 (4.88%) Manufacturing
8 3 (3.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (46.34%) Software Engineer
2 19 (23.17%) C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (19.51%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (13.41%) Architect
5 10 (12.20%) Ada Engineer
5 10 (12.20%) Ada Software Engineer
5 10 (12.20%) C# Software Engineer
5 10 (12.20%) SPARK Ada Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Mainframe Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Mainframe Test Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Test Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Electronics Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Programmer
8 4 (4.88%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.76%) REST
2 7 (8.54%) Middleware
2 7 (8.54%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (7.32%) Web Services
4 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
4 4 (4.88%) Java EE
4 4 (4.88%) Play Framework
4 4 (4.88%) Spring
5 2 (2.44%) Node.js
6 1 (1.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.61%) Mainframe
2 17 (20.73%) IBM Mainframe
3 13 (15.85%) User Experience
4 11 (13.41%) Algorithms
5 9 (10.98%) SIMD
6 8 (9.76%) Device Driver
6 8 (9.76%) Linux Command Line
6 8 (9.76%) Management Information System
7 7 (8.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 7 (8.54%) GPGPU
8 6 (7.32%) ASIC
9 5 (6.10%) Music Streaming
10 4 (4.88%) Smartphone
11 2 (2.44%) Analogue Electronics
12 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (1.22%) Cyber Defence
12 1 (1.22%) Cyber-Physical System
12 1 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (1.22%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 41 (50.00%) Linux
2 15 (18.29%) Windows
3 5 (6.10%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.66%) zOS
5 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (64.63%) Software Engineering
2 16 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (15.85%) Code Optimisation
3 13 (15.85%) Computer Science
4 12 (14.63%) Signal Processing
5 10 (12.20%) Scrum
5 10 (12.20%) UML
6 9 (10.98%) Line Management
6 9 (10.98%) OO
7 8 (9.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (9.76%) Deployment Automation
7 8 (9.76%) Epics
7 8 (9.76%) OOD
7 8 (9.76%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (9.76%) SDLC
7 8 (9.76%) Software Deployment
7 8 (9.76%) Task Automation
7 8 (9.76%) Test Automation
7 8 (9.76%) Test Scripting
7 8 (9.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (86.59%) C
2 57 (69.51%) C++
3 29 (35.37%) C#
4 21 (25.61%) Python
5 18 (21.95%) Ada
6 16 (19.51%) Java
7 15 (18.29%) COBOL
8 13 (15.85%) Bash Shell
8 13 (15.85%) PL/1
9 11 (13.41%) Perl
10 8 (9.76%) VB
11 7 (8.54%) HLASM
11 7 (8.54%) REXX
12 6 (7.32%) MATLAB
13 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
13 5 (6.10%) Ruby
14 4 (4.88%) Embedded C
14 4 (4.88%) Scala
15 1 (1.22%) Embedded C++
15 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (13.41%) PhD
1 11 (13.41%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.20%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.76%) ISEB
3 8 (9.76%) ISTQB
3 8 (9.76%) PMI Certification
3 8 (9.76%) PMP
4 5 (6.10%) Degree
5 1 (1.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.85%) IEC 61508
2 4 (4.88%) IEC 62304
3 3 (3.66%) ISO 13485
3 3 (3.66%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 15 (18.29%) Firmware
2 13 (15.85%) Docker
3 8 (9.76%) ACF2
3 8 (9.76%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 20 (24.39%) IBM
2 9 (10.98%) Intel
3 7 (8.54%) HP
4 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.88%) Compuware
5 4 (4.88%) Perforce
6 1 (1.22%) Cadence