The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
German Language
Rank 519 488 444
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -44
Permanent jobs citing German Language 420 448 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.43% 0.48%
As % of the General category 0.91% 0.98% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 321 287 406
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%

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
45989 45493 47071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.54% 43.77% 43.20%
Number of salaries quoted 36968 35315 39003
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend

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

German Language Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

German Language
Salary Trend

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

German Language Salary Trend in the UK

German Language
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing German Language over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 within the UK.

German Language Salary Histogram in the UK

German Language
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing German Language within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +3 393 £42,500 +6.25% 76
London +9 194 £50,000 -16.66% 36
South East -7 138 £35,000 -5.40% 18
Berkshire -14 47 £36,250 -2.02% 9
Reading -8 27 £50,000 +35.13% 7
North West +9 20 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Surrey -19 19 £45,000 +18.42% 2
West Sussex +5 18 £35,000 -9.67% 4
Oxfordshire +13 16 £29,500 -37.89%
Brighton -2 16 £25,000 -
East Sussex -6 16 £25,000 -
City of London -16 16 £52,500 -4.54% 11
South West +5 14 £41,250 +16.19% 2
Hampshire -7 14 £52,500 +162.50%
Gatwick - 14 £35,000 -
Oxford +14 12 £29,500 -26.25%
East of England -11 12 £52,500 +16.02% 7
West Midlands -44 11 £75,000 +30.43% 4
East Midlands +17 10 £35,000 +84.21% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -2 10 £42,500 +73.46% 2
Tyne and Wear -5 10 £42,500 +73.46% 2
North East -7 10 £42,500 +73.46% 2
Birmingham -1 9 £75,000 +275.00% 1
Reigate -2 9 £45,000 -
Manchester -6 9 £27,750 -30.62% 1
Yorkshire -7 9 £75,000 +81.81%
Wiltshire +7 8 £29,000 +38.09% 1
Maidenhead - 8 £37,500 - 1
Southampton +11 7 £75,000 -
Swindon +5 7 £29,000 +38.09%

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 455 (49.03%) French Language
2 283 (30.50%) Degree
3 197 (21.23%) Spanish Language
4 180 (19.40%) Microsoft
5 174 (18.75%) Finance
6 165 (17.78%) Italian Language
7 150 (16.16%) Windows
8 132 (14.22%) Marketing
9 129 (13.90%) MS Excel
10 113 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
11 107 (11.53%) SQL
12 106 (11.42%) MS Office
13 104 (11.21%) Project Management
14 90 (9.70%) Agile Software Development
14 90 (9.70%) Computer Science
15 89 (9.59%) CRM
16 87 (9.38%) Java
17 82 (8.84%) Linux
18 81 (8.73%) .NET
19 77 (8.30%) Retail
20 76 (8.19%) SQL Server
21 74 (7.97%) Oracle
22 71 (7.65%) SAP
22 71 (7.65%) ERP
23 70 (7.54%) HTML
24 66 (7.11%) JavaScript
25 65 (7.00%) Dutch Language
26 64 (6.90%) Analytics
27 63 (6.79%) Enterprise Software
27 63 (6.79%) Internet

German Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 46 (4.96%) IIS
2 32 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 22 (2.37%) MS Exchange
4 20 (2.16%) Site Server
5 16 (1.72%) CMS
6 13 (1.40%) Apache
7 12 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (1.19%) WebSphere
9 10 (1.08%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.08%) WordPress
10 9 (0.97%) nginx
10 9 (0.97%) Jetty
11 8 (0.86%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.32%) Node.js
13 3 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.22%) SAS
14 2 (0.22%) JBoss
14 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 129 (13.90%) MS Excel
2 106 (11.42%) MS Office
3 33 (3.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (2.05%) MS Visio
5 15 (1.62%) MS Project
6 6 (0.65%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (2.91%) SAP SD
2 25 (2.69%) SAP CO
2 25 (2.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 25 (2.69%) SAP FI
3 20 (2.16%) Google Analytics
4 12 (1.29%) SAP MM
4 12 (1.29%) SAP BPC
5 11 (1.19%) SAP Retail
6 9 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (0.86%) Agresso
7 8 (0.86%) SAP CRM
8 6 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.54%) SAP EWM
9 5 (0.54%) SAP EM
9 5 (0.54%) SAP SCM
10 3 (0.32%) Retail-J
10 3 (0.32%) JDE OneWorld
11 2 (0.22%) SAP PS
11 2 (0.22%) SAP HCM
11 2 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 47 (5.06%) SaaS
2 15 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (1.51%) Office 365
4 9 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (0.97%) Google App Engine
5 8 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.32%) GitHub
7 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.11%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 63 (6.79%) Internet
2 41 (4.42%) TCP/IP
3 31 (3.34%) SAN
3 31 (3.34%) WAN
4 27 (2.91%) MPLS
5 25 (2.69%) LAN
6 23 (2.48%) Firewall
7 20 (2.16%) DNS
8 18 (1.94%) HTTP
8 18 (1.94%) VPN
8 18 (1.94%) DHCP
9 14 (1.51%) FTP
9 14 (1.51%) IPsec
10 12 (1.29%) NAS
11 11 (1.19%) OSPF
11 11 (1.19%) BGP
11 11 (1.19%) LDAP
11 11 (1.19%) VoIP
12 10 (1.08%) SMTP
12 10 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 35 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 23 (2.48%) MySQL
4 21 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (1.62%) Oracle Database
6 12 (1.29%) SAP BW
7 10 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (1.08%) NoSQL
8 9 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (0.86%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (0.65%) DB2
12 5 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.32%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (0.32%) MS Access
15 2 (0.22%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 10 (1.08%) Jenkins
2 8 (0.86%) Eclipse
3 5 (0.54%) JIRA
4 4 (0.43%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.43%) Emacs
5 1 (0.11%) NWDI
5 1 (0.11%) Subversion
5 1 (0.11%) Ant
5 1 (0.11%) JUnit
General
1 455 (49.03%) French Language
2 197 (21.23%) Spanish Language
3 174 (18.75%) Finance
4 165 (17.78%) Italian Language
5 132 (14.22%) Marketing
6 77 (8.30%) Retail
7 65 (7.00%) Dutch Language
8 61 (6.57%) Advertising
9 60 (6.47%) Telecoms
10 55 (5.93%) Legal
11 30 (3.23%) Swedish Language
12 26 (2.80%) Manufacturing
13 24 (2.59%) Banking
14 23 (2.48%) Turkish Language
15 21 (2.26%) Japanese Language
16 18 (1.94%) Portuguese Language
17 16 (1.72%) Automotive
18 15 (1.62%) Russian Language
18 15 (1.62%) Danish Language
19 14 (1.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 154 (16.59%) Analyst
2 152 (16.38%) Consultant
3 80 (8.62%) Support Analyst
4 79 (8.51%) Technical Support
5 69 (7.44%) Developer
6 58 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 47 (5.06%) Applications Support
8 45 (4.85%) Project Manager
9 43 (4.63%) Recruitment Consultant
10 42 (4.53%) Architect
11 41 (4.42%) Business Analyst
12 40 (4.31%) Technical Engineer
13 38 (4.09%) Technical Support Engineer
14 35 (3.77%) Technical Analyst
15 32 (3.45%) Account Manager
16 28 (3.02%) SAP Consultant
17 26 (2.80%) Technical Support Analyst
18 25 (2.69%) Enterprise Architect
19 24 (2.59%) Resourcer
19 24 (2.59%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (8.73%) .NET
2 70 (7.54%) HTML
3 51 (5.50%) XML
4 50 (5.39%) CSS
5 38 (4.09%) ASP.NET
6 29 (3.13%) J2EE
7 25 (2.69%) Java EE
8 23 (2.48%) Web Services
9 19 (2.05%) jQuery
10 17 (1.83%) Ajax
11 15 (1.62%) Servlets
12 13 (1.40%) Django
13 12 (1.29%) WCF
13 12 (1.29%) .NET Framework
14 11 (1.19%) XHTML
14 11 (1.19%) EDI
15 10 (1.08%) WPF
16 9 (0.97%) JSON
16 9 (0.97%) Spring
16 9 (0.97%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 113 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (9.70%) Computer Science
3 63 (6.79%) Enterprise Software
4 58 (6.25%) Social Media
5 52 (5.60%) Management Information System
6 27 (2.91%) Mobile App
7 17 (1.83%) Statistics
8 13 (1.40%) Copywriting
8 13 (1.40%) Blog
9 10 (1.08%) PMI
9 10 (1.08%) Algorithms
10 9 (0.97%) Data Integration
10 9 (0.97%) Blackberry
11 8 (0.86%) NHS
11 8 (0.86%) Replication
11 8 (0.86%) Clustering
11 8 (0.86%) Mathematics
11 8 (0.86%) User Experience
12 7 (0.75%) Open Source
12 7 (0.75%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 150 (16.16%) Windows
2 82 (8.84%) Linux
3 57 (6.14%) UNIX
4 30 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (2.48%) Android
6 22 (2.37%) Windows 7
7 19 (2.05%) Apple iOS
8 16 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (1.62%) Windows XP
10 13 (1.40%) AIX
11 10 (1.08%) Windows 8
12 9 (0.97%) Solaris
13 7 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.65%) HPUX
15 4 (0.43%) IRIX
16 3 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.32%) FreeBSD
17 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.22%) CentOS
17 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (11.21%) Project Management
2 90 (9.70%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (9.59%) CRM
4 71 (7.65%) ERP
5 64 (6.90%) Analytics
6 61 (6.57%) ITIL
7 60 (6.47%) E-Commerce
8 55 (5.93%) PRINCE2
9 54 (5.82%) Business Intelligence
10 48 (5.17%) OO
11 41 (4.42%) B2B
11 41 (4.42%) Business Development
12 37 (3.99%) Content Management
13 36 (3.88%) Service Delivery
14 33 (3.56%) Software Engineering
15 32 (3.45%) Service Management
16 31 (3.34%) Change Management
16 31 (3.34%) Coaching
17 30 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
18 29 (3.13%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 107 (11.53%) SQL
2 87 (9.38%) Java
3 66 (7.11%) JavaScript
4 55 (5.93%) C#
5 22 (2.37%) T-SQL
6 19 (2.05%) Perl
6 19 (2.05%) Python
7 18 (1.94%) VB
8 16 (1.72%) PowerShell
9 13 (1.40%) PHP
10 11 (1.19%) VBA
11 9 (0.97%) VB6
11 9 (0.97%) VB.NET
11 9 (0.97%) VBScript
11 9 (0.97%) PL/SQL
11 9 (0.97%) C++
12 7 (0.75%) Bash Shell
12 7 (0.75%) C
12 7 (0.75%) ABAP
13 6 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 283 (30.50%) Degree
2 30 (3.23%) CISSP
3 20 (2.16%) PMI Certification
4 18 (1.94%) PMP
5 16 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (1.62%) Security Cleared
6 15 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (1.51%) CCNA
8 13 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 13 (1.40%) SC Cleared
8 13 (1.40%) ISEB
8 13 (1.40%) CCNP
9 12 (1.29%) MCSE
9 12 (1.29%) CEH
10 11 (1.19%) MBA
11 6 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (0.54%) JNCIA
12 5 (0.54%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.77%) SLA
2 26 (2.80%) QA
3 12 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.11%) GAAP
6 1 (0.11%) GCP
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 48 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 24 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.29%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.97%) Xen
5 5 (0.54%) NFS
6 4 (0.43%) MetaFrame
6 4 (0.43%) XenApp
6 4 (0.43%) IMail Server
7 3 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.32%) Nmap
7 3 (0.32%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.11%) SAP ITS
8 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 9 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (0.97%) Ansible
1 9 (0.97%) Puppet
2 6 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (0.65%) SCOM
3 5 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (0.54%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.22%) MOM
4 2 (0.22%) SCCM
5 1 (0.11%) AppManager
5 1 (0.11%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.11%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 180 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 74 (7.97%) Oracle
3 71 (7.65%) SAP
4 45 (4.85%) VMware
5 35 (3.77%) Google
6 27 (2.91%) Cisco
7 26 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (1.94%) Sun
9 16 (1.72%) Twitter
10 15 (1.62%) TOWER Software
10 15 (1.62%) Citrix
11 14 (1.51%) Remedy
12 12 (1.29%) Hyperion
13 11 (1.19%) CheckPoint
13 11 (1.19%) Siebel
13 11 (1.19%) Adobe
14 10 (1.08%) HP
14 10 (1.08%) Juniper
14 10 (1.08%) Facebook
15 9 (0.97%) Symantec
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £43000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arcadia
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
SBC Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
SBC Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum OTE £30,000 - £35,000 + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FieldFisher
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Murad UK Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Orbium
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago