Assembly Language (Assembler)
UK

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 6 months to 22 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
22 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 784 950 992
Rank change year-on-year +166 +42 -199
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 32 56 137
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.050% 0.099%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 46
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £35,938 £53,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -20.00% +19.05% +31.25%
75th Percentile £72,188 £72,500 £72,188
90th Percentile £84,625 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +19.05% -4.55%

All Programming Languages
UK

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 with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 28,913 50,374 72,565
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 37.02% 45.41% 52.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22,894 31,995 44,460
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Assembly Language
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Assembly Language in the UK

Assembly Language
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Assembly Language in the UK

Assembly Language
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Assembly Language over the 6 months to 22 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Assembly Language in the UK

Assembly Language
Top 11 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 6 months to 22 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +179 31 £50,000 -21.57% 49
UK excluding London +92 31 £50,000 -20.00% 49
Work from Home +142 12 £70,000 +12.00% 7
South East +86 11 £42,500 -39.29% 24
East Midlands - 8 £48,750 - 5
Midlands - 8 £48,750 - 7
East of England +38 6 £55,000 - 9
North of England +85 4 - - 2
Yorkshire +106 3 - - 1
South West +24 2 £70,000 +12.00% 9
North West +34 1 - -

Assembly Language
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.25%) OrCAD
2 1 (3.13%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Azure
1 1 (3.13%) Azure DevOps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Wireless
2 5 (15.63%) 5G
3 4 (12.50%) 3GPP
4 2 (6.25%) 3G
4 2 (6.25%) 4G
4 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
4 2 (6.25%) GPRS
4 2 (6.25%) Modbus
4 2 (6.25%) NGN
4 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) CMake
3 1 (3.13%) GCC
3 1 (3.13%) GDB
3 1 (3.13%) Git
General
1 9 (28.13%) Electronics
2 8 (25.00%) Social Skills
2 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
4 4 (12.50%) Finance
4 4 (12.50%) Marketing
4 4 (12.50%) Public Sector
5 2 (6.25%) Avionics
5 2 (6.25%) Military
6 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Embedded Engineer
2 14 (43.75%) Software Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Electronics Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Design Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Principal Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Lead
7 2 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Programmer
7 2 (6.25%) z/OS Systems Programmer
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Principal Modelling Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Electronics Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Embedded Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) z/OS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) .NET
1 8 (25.00%) MFC
2 3 (9.38%) ISPF
3 2 (6.25%) COM
3 2 (6.25%) DPDK
3 2 (6.25%) eBPF
3 2 (6.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 4 (12.50%) Device Driver
2 3 (9.38%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.25%) ARM Cortex
3 2 (6.25%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.25%) IoT
3 2 (6.25%) NB-IoT
3 2 (6.25%) Robotics
4 1 (3.13%) Analogue Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.13%) FPGA
4 1 (3.13%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (3.13%) RISC-V
4 1 (3.13%) SIMD
4 1 (3.13%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (9.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.00%) Change Control
2 8 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
3 7 (21.88%) Signal Processing
4 5 (15.63%) Mathematics
5 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (12.50%) Device Driver Development
5 4 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (9.38%) Prototyping
6 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.25%) Computer Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (6.25%) Digital Signal Processing
7 2 (6.25%) Open Source
7 2 (6.25%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) C
2 12 (37.50%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) VB
4 5 (15.63%) C++
5 4 (12.50%) Python
6 3 (9.38%) JCL
6 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
6 3 (9.38%) REXX
7 2 (6.25%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.13%) Bash
8 1 (3.13%) Perl
8 1 (3.13%) Ruby
8 1 (3.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Degree
2 8 (25.00%) HNC
3 1 (3.13%) CCA
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Def Stans
1 2 (6.25%) DO-160
1 2 (6.25%) DO-254
1 2 (6.25%) IEC 61131
1 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 2 (6.25%) JTAG
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) GDPR
2 1 (3.13%) IEC 62304
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Firmware
2 3 (9.38%) ACF2
2 3 (9.38%) RACF
2 3 (9.38%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (3.13%) Embedded Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) EMC
2 4 (12.50%) SAP
3 3 (9.38%) Broadcom
3 3 (9.38%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) Splunk
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) Intel