The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 162 147 150
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing German Language 9 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.20% 0.32%
As % of the General category 0.53% 0.45% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Average salary £42,500 £48,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% +39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £31,950 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
German Language
UK

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

General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1699 1341 1275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.49% 44.01% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1056 823 833
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

German Language Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

German Language
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

German Language Salary Trend in Scotland

German Language
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing German Language across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

German Language Salary Histogram in Scotland

German Language
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing German Language within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Glasgow -3 5 - -
Edinburgh -9 4 £42,500 +49.12%
German Language
UK

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (70.59%) French Language
2 11 (64.71%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 5 (29.41%) PHP
5 5 (29.41%) J2EE
5 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
5 5 (29.41%) Italian Language
5 5 (29.41%) Turkish Language
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (23.53%) Jetty
6 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (23.53%) nginx
6 4 (23.53%) QA
6 4 (23.53%) Blog
6 4 (23.53%) Spanish Language
6 4 (23.53%) Google
6 4 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (23.53%) Google App Engine
6 4 (23.53%) Dutch Language
6 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Puppet
6 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
6 4 (23.53%) User Stories
6 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (23.53%) Ansible

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (23.53%) IIS
1 4 (23.53%) Apache
1 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
1 4 (23.53%) Jetty
1 4 (23.53%) nginx
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (23.53%) Google App Engine
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) IPsec
2 4 (23.53%) DHCP
2 4 (23.53%) FTP
2 4 (23.53%) HTTP
3 3 (17.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (70.59%) French Language
2 5 (29.41%) Italian Language
2 5 (29.41%) Turkish Language
3 4 (23.53%) Spanish Language
3 4 (23.53%) Marketing
3 4 (23.53%) Dutch Language
4 1 (5.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) J2EE
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) Servlets
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) COM
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Blog
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (23.53%) User Stories
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps
2 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Content Management
4 1 (5.88%) Document Management
4 1 (5.88%) Functional Programming
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) PHP
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) Scala
5 1 (5.88%) Clojure
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) C
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Xen
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Puppet
1 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (23.53%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Google
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com