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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
German Language
Rank 249 239 222
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -17
Permanent jobs citing German Language 4 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.059% 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the General category 0.16% 0.53% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 16
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
German Language
England

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

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2560 3035 2621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.45% 40.79% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1989 2369 2139
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

German Language Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

German Language
Salary Trend in the North West

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

German Language Salary Trend in the North West

German Language
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing German Language within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -3 3 - -
Cheshire -2 1 £27,500 -45.00% 1
German Language
England

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (50.00%) French Language
1 7 (50.00%) Italian Language
1 7 (50.00%) Spanish Language
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Legal
3 5 (35.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (35.71%) MS Office
3 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Law
4 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) MOS
5 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
5 3 (21.43%) SAP
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Animation
6 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (14.29%) Line Management
6 2 (14.29%) People Management
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Dutch Language
6 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
6 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) SAP PP
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.14%) WorkSite
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
1 5 (35.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (14.29%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP PP
2 1 (7.14%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) ADSL
1 1 (7.14%) Broadband
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
1 1 (7.14%) Extranet
1 1 (7.14%) 3G
General
1 7 (50.00%) French Language
1 7 (50.00%) Italian Language
1 7 (50.00%) Spanish Language
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Legal
3 4 (28.57%) Law
4 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 2 (14.29%) Dutch Language
5 1 (7.14%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Support
2 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Documentation Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Excel Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Officer
3 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
3 2 (14.29%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Document Management
3 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
3 2 (14.29%) People Management
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) ABAP
1 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) MOS
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) Interwoven
4 1 (7.14%) AppSense
4 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix