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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
German Language
Rank 158 153 148
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing German Language 3 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.092% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the General category 0.19% 0.39% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £34,750 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.49% +17.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £30,550 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £38,950 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
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
1574 1530 1316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.15% 45.92% 41.71%
Number of salaries quoted 932 943 909
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 28 November 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
Edinburgh -16 2 £45,000 +29.49%
Glasgow +11 1 - -
German Language
UK

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Italian Language
3 6 (50.00%) French Language
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (41.67%) Coaching
4 5 (41.67%) Spanish Language
4 5 (41.67%) Turkish Language
5 4 (33.33%) QA
5 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 4 (33.33%) Xen
5 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Google
5 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (33.33%) IPsec
5 4 (33.33%) Apache
5 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) FTP
5 4 (33.33%) HTTP
5 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (33.33%) J2EE
5 4 (33.33%) Servlets
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) IIS

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 4 (33.33%) Jetty
1 4 (33.33%) nginx
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (8.33%) WorkSite
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (33.33%) Google App Engine
1 4 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) FTP
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) IPsec
2 3 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (58.33%) Italian Language
2 6 (50.00%) French Language
3 5 (41.67%) Spanish Language
3 5 (41.67%) Turkish Language
4 3 (25.00%) Dutch Language
5 1 (8.33%) Finance
5 1 (8.33%) Publishing
5 1 (8.33%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
1 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE
1 4 (33.33%) Servlets
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Blog
2 1 (8.33%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (41.67%) Coaching
2 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (33.33%) User Stories
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) Content Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Scala
3 1 (8.33%) Clojure
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Xen
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
1 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Google
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Dell