The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
German Language
Rank - 87 77
Permanent jobs citing German Language 0 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.73% 0.12%
As % of the General category - 2.03% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £27,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.56%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
German Language
South East

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

General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
379 394 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.01% 35.85% 34.45%
Number of salaries quoted 275 314 241
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

German Language Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

German Language
Salary Trend in Kent

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

German Language Salary Trend in Kent

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 12 (92.31%) Adobe
1 12 (92.31%) Electronics
1 12 (92.31%) InDesign
1 12 (92.31%) Manufacturing
1 12 (92.31%) Graphic Design
1 12 (92.31%) Finnish Language
1 12 (92.31%) French Language
1 12 (92.31%) Italian Language
1 12 (92.31%) Swedish Language
2 6 (46.15%) Publishing
2 6 (46.15%) CorelDRAW
2 6 (46.15%) Marketing
2 6 (46.15%) PageMaker
2 6 (46.15%) FrameMaker
2 6 (46.15%) Acrobat
2 6 (46.15%) RoboHelp
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (92.31%) InDesign
2 6 (46.15%) Acrobat
2 6 (46.15%) RoboHelp
2 6 (46.15%) PageMaker
2 6 (46.15%) FrameMaker
2 6 (46.15%) CorelDRAW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) DTS
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (92.31%) Electronics
1 12 (92.31%) Manufacturing
1 12 (92.31%) Finnish Language
1 12 (92.31%) French Language
1 12 (92.31%) Italian Language
1 12 (92.31%) Swedish Language
2 6 (46.15%) Publishing
2 6 (46.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Author
1 12 (92.31%) Technical Author
2 6 (46.15%) Junior
2 6 (46.15%) Junior Technical Author
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) WinForms
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile Commerce
1 1 (7.69%) MVC
1 1 (7.69%) SEO
1 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Adobe
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) SAP