The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
German Language
Rank 99 105 85
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs citing German Language 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the General category 0.54% 0.42% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £19,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
German Language
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
742 711 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.57% 45.55% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 398 462 313
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing German Language across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

German Language Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

German Language
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing German Language across the Edinburgh region.

German Language Salary Trend in Edinburgh

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing German Language also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited German Language.

1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (25.00%) French Language
2 1 (25.00%) CCENT
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing German Language also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited German Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Dutch Language
1 1 (25.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Trainee
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Recruitment Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco