Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Assembly Language (Assembler)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 500 525 575
Rank change year-on-year +25 +50 -2
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 45 38 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 34 37 77
South East median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £37,650
90th Percentile £107,750 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%

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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 17,636 16,044 20,934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.24% 50.52% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15,382 14,003 18,397
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Assembly Language
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Assembly Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Assembly Language in the South East

Assembly Language
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Assembly Language in the South East

Assembly Language
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Assembly Language in the South East over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Assembly Language in the South East

Assembly Language
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Assembly Language within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Surrey +11 16 £40,000 +6.67%
Hampshire - 15 £57,500 -
Kent - 9 £45,000 -
Thames Valley +12 5 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Oxfordshire -13 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 - 2
Assembly Language
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Assembly Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Assembly Language.

1 37 (82.22%) C++
2 33 (73.33%) C
3 27 (60.00%) Degree
4 22 (48.89%) Software Engineering
5 21 (46.67%) Linux
6 18 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 13 (28.89%) Embedded Systems
8 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
9 11 (24.44%) Embedded C
9 11 (24.44%) Firmware
10 10 (22.22%) Windows
10 10 (22.22%) DHCP
10 10 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (17.78%) HLSL
11 8 (17.78%) API Design
11 8 (17.78%) Multithreading
11 8 (17.78%) Games
11 8 (17.78%) C#
11 8 (17.78%) OpenGL
11 8 (17.78%) DirectX
12 7 (15.56%) .NET
12 7 (15.56%) Visual Studio
12 7 (15.56%) Electronics
12 7 (15.56%) RS-232
12 7 (15.56%) RS-485
12 7 (15.56%) RS-422
13 6 (13.33%) Vulkan
13 6 (13.33%) Legal
14 5 (11.11%) Mainframe
14 5 (11.11%) COBOL

Assembly Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 4 (8.89%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) DHCP
2 7 (15.56%) RS-232
2 7 (15.56%) RS-422
2 7 (15.56%) RS-485
3 1 (2.22%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.44%) GDB
General
1 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (17.78%) Games
3 7 (15.56%) Electronics
4 6 (13.33%) Legal
5 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 19 (42.22%) Embedded Engineer
3 17 (37.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (22.22%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Programmer
6 7 (15.56%) Senior Programmer
7 5 (11.11%) Mainframe Support
7 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Technical Support
7 5 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Electronics Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Embedded C Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Electronics Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Senior DSP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) DirectX
1 8 (17.78%) OpenGL
2 7 (15.56%) .NET
3 6 (13.33%) Vulkan
4 2 (4.44%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (28.89%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.11%) Mainframe
4 3 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (4.44%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 21 (46.67%) Linux
2 10 (22.22%) Windows
3 5 (11.11%) zOS
4 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Software Engineering
2 8 (17.78%) API Design
2 8 (17.78%) Multithreading
3 5 (11.11%) Open Source
4 4 (8.89%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (6.67%) CAD
5 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.44%) Benchmarking
6 2 (4.44%) Prototyping
6 2 (4.44%) Software Architecture
6 2 (4.44%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.22%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 37 (82.22%) C++
2 33 (73.33%) C
3 11 (24.44%) Embedded C
4 8 (17.78%) C#
4 8 (17.78%) HLSL
5 5 (11.11%) COBOL
5 5 (11.11%) Java
5 5 (11.11%) PL/1
6 3 (6.67%) Python
7 2 (4.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) Degree
2 10 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (11.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) JTAG
2 1 (2.22%) DO-254
2 1 (2.22%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) EMC