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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
German Language
Rank 157 155 146
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing German Language 7 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the General category 0.43% 0.28% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £45,000 £29,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.54% +2.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £28,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £37,900 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
1624 1428 1318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 47.26% 45.00% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 933 901 876
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £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
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 20 October 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 +4 5 - -
Edinburgh -16 2 £45,000 +55.17%
German Language
UK

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 October 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%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) French Language
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) VMware
5 6 (35.29%) PHP
5 6 (35.29%) Italian Language
6 5 (29.41%) Turkish Language
6 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (29.41%) Coaching
6 5 (29.41%) J2EE
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle
7 4 (23.53%) Servlets
7 4 (23.53%) DHCP
7 4 (23.53%) FTP
7 4 (23.53%) HTTP
7 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
7 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 4 (23.53%) IIS
7 4 (23.53%) Apache
7 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
7 4 (23.53%) .NET
7 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Google
7 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
7 4 (23.53%) IPsec
7 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Jenkins

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (23.53%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) FTP
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
1 4 (23.53%) IPsec
2 3 (17.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (64.71%) French Language
2 6 (35.29%) Italian Language
3 5 (29.41%) Turkish Language
4 4 (23.53%) Spanish Language
5 3 (17.65%) Marketing
5 3 (17.65%) Dutch Language
6 1 (5.88%) Finance
6 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Software 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%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Blog
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (29.41%) Coaching
2 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
2 4 (23.53%) User Stories
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps
2 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Content Management
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Functional Programming
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) 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 1 (5.88%) PMP
1 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Solvency II
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 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) Google