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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
German Language
Rank 152 158 133
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -25
Permanent jobs citing German Language 3 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.098% 0.24% 0.75%
As % of the General category 0.20% 0.54% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 20
Average salary £50,000 £27,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.48% -54.58%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
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
1477 1490 1323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.02% 45.55% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 901 916 924
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £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 24 December 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 +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 24 December 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 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) French Language
2 7 (53.85%) Italian Language
2 7 (53.85%) Spanish Language
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (38.46%) Turkish Language
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (38.46%) Coaching
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) J2EE
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) IIS
5 4 (30.77%) Servlets
5 4 (30.77%) Apache
5 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
5 4 (30.77%) DHCP
5 4 (30.77%) FTP
5 4 (30.77%) HTTP
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) IPsec
5 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Google
5 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
5 4 (30.77%) Xen
5 4 (30.77%) QA

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (30.77%) IIS
1 4 (30.77%) Apache
1 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
1 4 (30.77%) Jetty
1 4 (30.77%) nginx
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (7.69%) WorkSite
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (30.77%) Google App Engine
1 4 (30.77%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) FTP
2 4 (30.77%) HTTP
2 4 (30.77%) IPsec
3 3 (23.08%) VoIP
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.69%) MPLS
4 1 (7.69%) DSL
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (53.85%) French Language
1 7 (53.85%) Italian Language
1 7 (53.85%) Spanish Language
2 5 (38.46%) Turkish Language
3 3 (23.08%) Dutch Language
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.69%) Publishing
5 1 (7.69%) Japanese Language
5 1 (7.69%) Korean Language
5 1 (7.69%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (7.69%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
1 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) J2EE
1 4 (30.77%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Blog
2 1 (7.69%) PMI
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (38.46%) Coaching
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
2 4 (30.77%) User Stories
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Programming
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) Scala
3 1 (7.69%) Clojure
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) Solvency II
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Xen
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (30.77%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Google
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Dell