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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
German Language
Rank 151 165 152
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs citing German Language 8 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.54% 0.49% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 6
Average salary £75,000 £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+114.28% -39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
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
1478 1617 1418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.75% 42.34% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 909 994 831
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 May 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
Fife - 5 - -
Edinburgh +9 2 - -
Glasgow +3 1 £75,000 +233.33%
German Language
UK

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
1 8 (53.33%) French Language
1 8 (53.33%) Spanish Language
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Change Management
4 5 (33.33%) Electronics
4 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma
4 5 (33.33%) AutoCAD
4 5 (33.33%) SOLIDWORKS
4 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (33.33%) MS Office
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) Siemens
4 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 5 (33.33%) ISO 9002
4 5 (33.33%) ISO 14001
4 5 (33.33%) Polish Language
4 5 (33.33%) Allen-Bradley
4 5 (33.33%) T-Plan
4 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Banking
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (13.33%) ITSM

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) AutoCAD
2 5 (33.33%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (6.67%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
1 1 (6.67%) DSL
1 1 (6.67%) MPLS
1 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
General
1 8 (53.33%) French Language
1 8 (53.33%) Spanish Language
2 5 (33.33%) Electronics
2 5 (33.33%) Polish Language
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (13.33%) Dutch Language
6 1 (6.67%) Thai Language
6 1 (6.67%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (6.67%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (6.67%) Japanese Language
6 1 (6.67%) Korean Language
6 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (6.67%) Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Retail
6 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
1 2 (13.33%) Analyst
1 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Graduate
2 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Recruitment Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (6.67%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Trainee
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Manager
2 1 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) FMCG
3 1 (6.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
1 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
1 6 (40.00%) Change Management
2 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) ITSM
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Open Source
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Use Case
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) B2B
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCENT
3 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO 9002
1 5 (33.33%) ISO 14001
2 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Siemens
2 5 (33.33%) Allen-Bradley
2 5 (33.33%) T-Plan
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Avaloq
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Cognos
4 1 (6.67%) CA