The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Assembly Language (Assembler)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 826 831 846
Rank change year-on-year +5 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 57 92 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.093% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 50 65 102
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  

Assembly Language is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 49352 51986 57092
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 56.10% 52.80% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 41371 45017 48692
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Assembly Language
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Assembly Language as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Assembly Language 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.

Salary trend for Assembly Language in the UK

Assembly Language
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Assembly Language over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Assembly Language in the UK

Assembly Language
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Assembly Language within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +24 53 £45,000 +5.88% 10
East of England -14 18 £52,500 +23.52% 5
South East +33 17 £43,500 +8.75% 2
Cambridge +1 17 £52,500 +10.52% 5
Cambridgeshire -1 17 £52,500 +20.00% 5
Crawley -5 10 £43,500 -20.90%
West Sussex -7 10 £43,500 -7.44%
South West - 7 £40,000 - 2
North West -33 6 £51,500 - 1
Bristol - 5 £40,000 - 1
Scotland +15 4 £40,000 - 1
Cheshire - 4 - -
Knutsford - 4 - -
Hampshire +18 3 £52,500 +31.25%
Glasgow - 3 £37,500 -
London +24 2 £42,500 -53.55%
Oxfordshire +15 2 £37,500 +1.35% 1
Manchester -22 2 £51,500 - 1
Wakefield - 2 £40,000 -
Oxford - 2 £48,750 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £43,750 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
West Midlands +9 1 £47,500 +7.95%
Edinburgh -8 1 £45,000 - 1
Suffolk -10 1 £25,500 -40.00%
Worcestershire - 1 £47,500 -
Surrey - 1 £37,500 -
Kent - 1 £42,000 - 1
Malvern - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 with a requirement for Assembly Language.

1 102 (79.69%) C
2 76 (59.38%) C++
3 67 (52.34%) Software Engineering
4 56 (43.75%) Degree
5 44 (34.38%) Linux
6 42 (32.81%) Embedded C
7 37 (28.91%) Java
8 34 (26.56%) Electronics
9 32 (25.00%) Oracle
10 27 (21.09%) SQL
11 25 (19.53%) HTML
11 25 (19.53%) Mathematics
12 24 (18.75%) CSS
13 22 (17.19%) Embedded C++
14 21 (16.41%) Python
15 19 (14.84%) Wireless
16 17 (13.28%) Multithreaded Programming
16 17 (13.28%) Computer Science
16 17 (13.28%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (13.28%) Multithreading
16 17 (13.28%) Mentoring
16 17 (13.28%) JSP
16 17 (13.28%) JavaScript
17 16 (12.50%) Unix
17 16 (12.50%) Firmware
17 16 (12.50%) Video Processing
17 16 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 16 (12.50%) Multimedia
18 15 (11.72%) Mainframe
19 14 (10.94%) VHDL

Assembly Language
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 9 (7.03%) CICS
2 4 (3.13%) JBoss
2 4 (3.13%) Tuxedo
2 4 (3.13%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.34%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (4.69%) OrCAD
2 1 (0.78%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.84%) Wireless
2 12 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.69%) Ethernet
4 5 (3.91%) HTTP
5 4 (3.13%) Bluetooth
5 4 (3.13%) GPRS
5 4 (3.13%) GSM
5 4 (3.13%) Internet
5 4 (3.13%) ZigBee
6 2 (1.56%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.56%) SSH
6 2 (1.56%) SSL
7 1 (0.78%) 3G
7 1 (0.78%) CTI
7 1 (0.78%) FTP
7 1 (0.78%) Network Security
7 1 (0.78%) RS-232
7 1 (0.78%) RS-485
7 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.81%) DB2
2 5 (3.91%) MySQL
2 5 (3.91%) RDBMS
2 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.13%) Adabas
3 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.56%) Big Data
4 2 (1.56%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 8 (6.25%) Subversion
2 4 (3.13%) ClearCase
2 4 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.78%) GCC
4 1 (0.78%) GDB
4 1 (0.78%) LabVIEW
General
1 34 (26.56%) Electronics
2 16 (12.50%) Multimedia
3 13 (10.16%) Aerospace
4 12 (9.38%) Telecoms
5 10 (7.81%) Finance
6 9 (7.03%) Avionics
7 7 (5.47%) Manufacturing
8 6 (4.69%) Banking
9 4 (3.13%) Marketing
9 4 (3.13%) Retail
9 4 (3.13%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.78%) Automotive
10 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (35.16%) Software Engineer
2 43 (33.59%) Embedded Engineer
3 37 (28.91%) Developer
4 33 (25.78%) Embedded C Engineer
5 29 (22.66%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 24 (18.75%) C++ Developer
6 24 (18.75%) Java Developer
7 23 (17.97%) C Software Engineer
8 20 (15.63%) C++ Software Engineer
8 20 (15.63%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 19 (14.84%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 19 (14.84%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 19 (14.84%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 19 (14.84%) Senior Software Engineer
10 18 (14.06%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 18 (14.06%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 18 (14.06%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 18 (14.06%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 18 (14.06%) Senior C Software Engineer
11 16 (12.50%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.53%) HTML
2 24 (18.75%) CSS
3 17 (13.28%) JSP
4 8 (6.25%) Middleware
5 5 (3.91%) XML
6 4 (3.13%) EJB
6 4 (3.13%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.13%) J2EE
6 4 (3.13%) JMS
6 4 (3.13%) Servlets
6 4 (3.13%) SOAP
6 4 (3.13%) Struts
6 4 (3.13%) Web Services
6 4 (3.13%) WSDL
6 4 (3.13%) XSD
7 3 (2.34%) ISPF
8 2 (1.56%) .NET
9 1 (0.78%) Flash
9 1 (0.78%) JSON
9 1 (0.78%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.28%) Computer Science
2 16 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 15 (11.72%) Mainframe
4 14 (10.94%) VHDL
5 13 (10.16%) Verilog
6 9 (7.03%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (5.47%) Algorithms
8 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.13%) Device Driver
8 4 (3.13%) PMI
9 3 (2.34%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.56%) PKI
11 1 (0.78%) ASIC
11 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.78%) Derivative
11 1 (0.78%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 44 (34.38%) Linux
2 16 (12.50%) Unix
3 5 (3.91%) Windows
4 4 (3.13%) Android
4 4 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.13%) zOS
5 2 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.78%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (52.34%) Software Engineering
2 25 (19.53%) Mathematics
3 17 (13.28%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (13.28%) Mentoring
3 17 (13.28%) Multithreaded Programming
3 17 (13.28%) Multithreading
4 16 (12.50%) Video Processing
5 14 (10.94%) Software Architecture
6 13 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (7.03%) Power Management
8 8 (6.25%) SDLC
9 7 (5.47%) Scenario Testing
10 5 (3.91%) Defect Tracking
10 5 (3.91%) OO
10 5 (3.91%) Test Automation
10 5 (3.91%) Web Design
11 4 (3.13%) PRINCE
11 4 (3.13%) PRINCE2
11 4 (3.13%) Project Management
11 4 (3.13%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 102 (79.69%) C
2 76 (59.38%) C++
3 42 (32.81%) Embedded C
4 37 (28.91%) Java
5 27 (21.09%) SQL
6 22 (17.19%) Embedded C++
7 21 (16.41%) Python
8 17 (13.28%) JavaScript
9 12 (9.38%) Ada
10 11 (8.59%) COBOL
11 7 (5.47%) Delphi
12 6 (4.69%) Pascal
12 6 (4.69%) Shell Script
13 5 (3.91%) REXX
14 4 (3.13%) C#
14 4 (3.13%) MATLAB
15 3 (2.34%) JCL
15 3 (2.34%) Perl
16 2 (1.56%) CLIST
17 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 56 (43.75%) Degree
2 10 (7.81%) SC Cleared
2 10 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.13%) PhD
4 4 (3.13%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.34%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.16%) DO-178B
1 13 (10.16%) IEC 61508
2 12 (9.38%) Def Stans
2 12 (9.38%) ISO 26262
3 9 (7.03%) DO-254
4 1 (0.78%) IEC 62304
4 1 (0.78%) JTAG
4 1 (0.78%) MISRA
4 1 (0.78%) MISRA C
System Software
1 16 (12.50%) Firmware
2 6 (4.69%) Time Sharing Option
3 3 (2.34%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 3 (2.34%) RACF
4 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) zSecure
2 1 (0.78%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.78%) SELinux
Vendors
1 32 (25.00%) Oracle
2 11 (8.59%) IBM
3 4 (3.13%) Atmel
3 4 (3.13%) Chordiant
3 4 (3.13%) Micro Focus
4 3 (2.34%) CA
4 3 (2.34%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.56%) ATG
5 2 (1.56%) Cadence
5 2 (1.56%) EMC
5 2 (1.56%) SAP
5 2 (1.56%) Sybase
6 1 (0.78%) Assembla
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cranbrook, Kent
Adris Technologies Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago