The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Assembly Language (Assembler)
England / West Midlands
Rank 212 240 212
Rank change year-on-year +28 -28  
Permanent jobs citing Assembly Language 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.021% 0.033% 0.079%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.045% 0.074% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £41,500 £30,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.33% -16.08%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2238 2707 2479
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 47.39% 44.08% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1928 2372 2197
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Assembly Language
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Assembly Language
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Assembly Language in the West Midlands

Assembly Language
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Assembly Language within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Worcestershire - 1 £41,500 -
Assembly Language
England

Assembly Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Assembly Language.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (100.00%) RS-232
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) CAD
2 2 (66.67%) Bluetooth
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW

Assembly Language
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) RS-232
2 2 (66.67%) Bluetooth
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) RS-485
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Electrical Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) CAD
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Assembla
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft