Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Assembly Language (Assembler)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 513 551 607
Rank change year-on-year +38 +56 -21
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 46 47 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.26% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 37 44 53
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 £34,250
90th Percentile £81,500 £63,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -

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 17302 18168 21435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.53% 51.63% 50.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15086 16034 18589
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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
Hampshire +14 16 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Surrey +13 16 £40,000 +6.67%
Kent - 7 £45,000 - 1
Thames Valley +35 5 £57,500 +43.75%
Oxfordshire +2 5 £57,500 +43.75%
West Sussex -18 2 £47,500 -13.64%
Assembly Language
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 39 (84.78%) C
2 35 (76.09%) C++
3 30 (65.22%) Degree
4 26 (56.52%) Software Engineering
5 19 (41.30%) Linux
6 18 (39.13%) Computer Science
7 13 (28.26%) Embedded Systems
7 13 (28.26%) Embedded C
8 12 (26.09%) Firmware
9 9 (19.57%) DHCP
9 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
9 9 (19.57%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (17.39%) RS-232
10 8 (17.39%) RS-485
10 8 (17.39%) RS-422
10 8 (17.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 8 (17.39%) C#
10 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
10 8 (17.39%) .NET
11 7 (15.22%) Electronics
12 6 (13.04%) Windows
12 6 (13.04%) Java
12 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
12 6 (13.04%) Multithreading
13 5 (10.87%) Embedded Software Development
13 5 (10.87%) HLSL
13 5 (10.87%) API Design
13 5 (10.87%) OrCAD
13 5 (10.87%) OpenGL
13 5 (10.87%) DirectX

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 5 (10.87%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) DHCP
2 8 (17.39%) RS-232
2 8 (17.39%) RS-422
2 8 (17.39%) RS-485
3 1 (2.17%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.52%) GDB
General
1 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.22%) Electronics
3 5 (10.87%) Games
4 4 (8.70%) Aerospace
5 3 (6.52%) Legal
5 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Embedded Engineer
2 18 (39.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 18 (39.13%) Software Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Electronics Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Programmer
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Embedded C Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Firmware Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Mainframe Support
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Programmer
5 4 (8.70%) Software Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Support
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 5 (10.87%) DirectX
2 5 (10.87%) OpenGL
3 3 (6.52%) Flash
3 3 (6.52%) Vulkan
4 2 (4.35%) CSS
4 2 (4.35%) HTML
5 1 (2.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Computer Science
2 13 (28.26%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (17.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.70%) Mainframe
4 4 (8.70%) Verilog
4 4 (8.70%) VHDL
5 3 (6.52%) Algorithms
5 3 (6.52%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Linux
2 6 (13.04%) Windows
3 4 (8.70%) zOS
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Software Engineering
2 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
2 6 (13.04%) Multithreading
3 5 (10.87%) API Design
3 5 (10.87%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (8.70%) CAD
4 4 (8.70%) Open Source
5 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.52%) Benchmarking
5 3 (6.52%) Prototyping
5 3 (6.52%) Software Architecture
5 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.35%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.17%) Multithreaded Programming
7 1 (2.17%) Physics
7 1 (2.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (84.78%) C
2 35 (76.09%) C++
3 13 (28.26%) Embedded C
4 8 (17.39%) C#
5 6 (13.04%) Java
6 5 (10.87%) HLSL
7 4 (8.70%) Ada
7 4 (8.70%) COBOL
7 4 (8.70%) PL/1
8 3 (6.52%) Perl
8 3 (6.52%) Python
9 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (65.22%) Degree
2 9 (19.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (8.70%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Master's Degree
3 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) Def Stans
1 4 (8.70%) DO-178B
1 4 (8.70%) IEC 61508
1 4 (8.70%) ISO 26262
2 3 (6.52%) JTAG
3 1 (2.17%) DO-254
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) EMC