The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cantonese Language in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cantonese Language over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cantonese Language
Rank 887 912 899
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cantonese Language 12 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.017% 0.004%
As % of the General category 0.024% 0.038% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 4
Average salary £35,000 £49,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +133.33%
UK excluding London average salary - £19,000 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
49137 52302 47835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.30% 44.05% 43.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38398 40508 37822
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Cantonese Language
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cantonese Language within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Cantonese Language Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cantonese Language
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cantonese Language within the UK.

Cantonese Language Salary Trend in the UK

Cantonese Language
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cantonese Language over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 within the UK.

Cantonese Language Salary Histogram in the UK

Cantonese Language
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cantonese Language within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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
England +25 12 £35,000 -28.57%
South East +22 9 - -
Reading - 9 - -
Berkshire - 9 - -
London +13 3 £35,000 -28.57%

Cantonese Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Cantonese 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 Cantonese Language.

1 12 (100.00%) Mandarin Language
2 10 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 10 (83.33%) Degree
3 7 (58.33%) Marketing
3 7 (58.33%) Internet
4 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Internet of Things
4 6 (50.00%) Machine to Machine
4 6 (50.00%) Big Data
4 6 (50.00%) Cyber Security
4 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (50.00%) German Language
5 3 (25.00%) Logistics
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 1 (8.33%) Apache
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (8.33%) Python
7 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
7 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (8.33%) Citrix
7 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (8.33%) UNIX
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management

Cantonese Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Cantonese 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 Cantonese Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 12 (100.00%) Mandarin Language
2 10 (83.33%) Telecoms
3 7 (58.33%) Marketing
4 6 (50.00%) German Language
4 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (8.33%) Finance
5 1 (8.33%) Japanese Language
5 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Principal Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Principal Solutions Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Junior
4 3 (25.00%) Junior Account Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Account Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (50.00%) Internet of Things
1 6 (50.00%) Machine to Machine
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) AWK
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft