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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
German Language
Rank 150 153 126
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -27
Permanent jobs citing German Language 6 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.18% 0.73%
As % of the General category 0.40% 0.41% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 19
Average salary £19,500 £32,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
1494 1474 1282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.37% 45.41% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 908 962 854
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
(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
Edinburgh +7 3 £19,500 -42.22%
Glasgow +12 2 £50,000 +100.00%
Stirling - 1 - -
German Language
UK

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Italian Language
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) French Language
3 4 (36.36%) Spanish Language
4 3 (27.27%) Turkish Language
4 3 (27.27%) QA
4 3 (27.27%) Blog
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Jetty
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (27.27%) nginx
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (27.27%) Google App Engine
4 3 (27.27%) Puppet
4 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 3 (27.27%) User Stories
4 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (27.27%) Ansible
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Coaching
4 3 (27.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) J2EE

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (27.27%) Jetty
1 3 (27.27%) nginx
1 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) Apache
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) WorkSite
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (27.27%) Google App Engine
1 3 (27.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) FTP
2 3 (27.27%) HTTP
2 3 (27.27%) IPsec
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) MPLS
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) DB2
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (45.45%) Italian Language
2 4 (36.36%) French Language
2 4 (36.36%) Spanish Language
3 3 (27.27%) Turkish Language
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (9.09%) Thai Language
5 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (9.09%) Japanese Language
5 1 (9.09%) Korean Language
5 1 (9.09%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
1 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) J2EE
1 3 (27.27%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Blog
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) PMI
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (27.27%) User Stories
1 3 (27.27%) DevOps
1 3 (27.27%) Coaching
1 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITSM
2 2 (18.18%) Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCENT
2 1 (9.09%) PMP
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Solvency II
2 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) Xen
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (27.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Google
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Dell