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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
German Language
Rank 541 453 474
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +21
Permanent jobs citing German Language 390 569 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.50% 0.44%
As % of the General category 0.80% 1.13% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 302 360 333
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £95,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%

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
48938 50260 47797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.69% 43.80% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 39063 38661 37726
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -89 355 £37,500 -24.24% 61
London -31 177 £40,000 -23.80% 34
South East -53 130 £40,000 - 9
Berkshire -70 42 £40,000 - 1
City of London +12 37 £50,000 +33.33% 16
Buckinghamshire +6 29 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Reading -50 26 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Surrey +4 20 £40,000 -20.00%
Hampshire +10 16 £23,500 +2.17%
East of England -20 12 £46,000 -51.57% 4
Milton Keynes -10 11 £55,000 +37.50% 1
High Wycombe - 11 £26,500 - 1
Reigate +19 8 £40,000 -13.51%
Yorkshire +14 8 £32,000 -20.98%
West Sussex -8 8 £35,000 +6.06% 1
West Midlands -23 8 £20,000 -78.94% 3
East Midlands 0 7 £37,500 +7.14%
Brighton +12 6 £25,000 -
East Sussex +11 6 £25,000 -
Hammersmith +8 6 £47,500 +13.09% 1
Canary Wharf +5 6 £27,000 -30.76%
Gatwick -7 6 £35,000 +6.06%
North Yorkshire - 6 £32,000 -
Harrogate - 6 £32,000 -
Weybridge +8 5 - -
Sussex - 5 £45,000 -
Warwickshire - 5 £20,000 -
Bedfordshire +11 4 £46,000 +2.22%
Cambridgeshire +10 4 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 4 £22,700 -5.41% 7

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 445 (53.55%) French Language
2 249 (29.96%) Degree
3 203 (24.43%) Finance
4 162 (19.49%) Spanish Language
5 161 (19.37%) Microsoft
6 151 (18.17%) Italian Language
7 146 (17.57%) SQL
8 139 (16.73%) Windows
9 137 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
10 115 (13.84%) Marketing
10 115 (13.84%) MS Excel
10 115 (13.84%) Project Management
11 107 (12.88%) SQL Server
12 98 (11.79%) Dutch Language
13 84 (10.11%) Computer Science
14 83 (9.99%) ITIL
15 82 (9.87%) SAP
16 81 (9.75%) Linux
17 76 (9.15%) Oracle
18 75 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
19 72 (8.66%) MS Office
20 69 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
21 68 (8.18%) UNIX
22 67 (8.06%) Retail
23 64 (7.70%) .NET
24 57 (6.86%) TCP/IP
24 57 (6.86%) ERP
25 56 (6.74%) Analytics
26 51 (6.14%) Banking
27 49 (5.90%) Internet

German Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (3.73%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.25%) IIS
3 18 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 11 (1.32%) Apache
5 9 (1.08%) JBoss
5 9 (1.08%) WebSphere
6 7 (0.84%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (0.60%) Lotus Domino
7 5 (0.60%) SAS
7 5 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.36%) GemFire
8 3 (0.36%) Lync
8 3 (0.36%) CMS
9 2 (0.24%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.24%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 115 (13.84%) MS Excel
2 72 (8.66%) MS Office
3 33 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.81%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.20%) AutoCAD
5 10 (1.20%) SOLIDWORKS
6 7 (0.84%) MS Project
7 5 (0.60%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.60%) SPSS
8 2 (0.24%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.24%) RoboHelp
9 1 (0.12%) Simulink
9 1 (0.12%) Stateflow
9 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.12%) InDesign
9 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.12%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 13 (1.56%) SAP SD
2 7 (0.84%) SAP FI
2 7 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (0.84%) SAP CO
3 6 (0.72%) SAP MM
4 5 (0.60%) SAP PS
4 5 (0.60%) Misys Equation
4 5 (0.60%) Misys Midas
4 5 (0.60%) SunGard AvantGard
4 5 (0.60%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.60%) SAP CRM
4 5 (0.60%) Temenos T24
4 5 (0.60%) Finacle
5 4 (0.48%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 3 (0.36%) SAP PP
6 3 (0.36%) SAP Retail
6 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.36%) SAP HCM
6 3 (0.36%) SAP FI-AP
6 3 (0.36%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.33%) SaaS
2 7 (0.84%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.36%) Office 365
7 2 (0.24%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.12%) IaaS
8 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (6.86%) TCP/IP
2 49 (5.90%) Internet
3 37 (4.45%) WAN
4 30 (3.61%) Firewall
5 21 (2.53%) LAN
6 17 (2.05%) SMTP
6 17 (2.05%) MPLS
6 17 (2.05%) DNS
6 17 (2.05%) Network Security
7 15 (1.81%) OSPF
7 15 (1.81%) BGP
8 13 (1.56%) IPsec
8 13 (1.56%) IP Telephony
9 12 (1.44%) iSCSI
9 12 (1.44%) SAN
10 10 (1.20%) DHCP
11 7 (0.84%) VPN
11 7 (0.84%) NAS
11 7 (0.84%) WebEx
12 6 (0.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 33 (3.97%) Relational Database
3 24 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (1.81%) Big Data
7 13 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (0.96%) NoSQL
8 8 (0.96%) Hazelcast
9 6 (0.72%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.60%) DB2
10 5 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.48%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.48%) MS Access
11 4 (0.48%) QlikView
12 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 12 (1.44%) Visual Studio
2 11 (1.32%) Subversion
3 3 (0.36%) JIRA
3 3 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.24%) LSMW
4 2 (0.24%) eCATT
5 1 (0.12%) ClearCase
General
1 445 (53.55%) French Language
2 203 (24.43%) Finance
3 162 (19.49%) Spanish Language
4 151 (18.17%) Italian Language
5 115 (13.84%) Marketing
6 98 (11.79%) Dutch Language
7 67 (8.06%) Retail
8 51 (6.14%) Banking
9 42 (5.05%) Legal
10 38 (4.57%) Telecoms
11 32 (3.85%) Swedish Language
12 29 (3.49%) Manufacturing
13 22 (2.65%) Electronics
14 21 (2.53%) Front Office
15 20 (2.41%) Automotive
16 19 (2.29%) Billing
16 19 (2.29%) Danish Language
17 17 (2.05%) Polish Language
18 13 (1.56%) Turkish Language
18 13 (1.56%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 179 (21.54%) Consultant
2 147 (17.69%) Analyst
3 63 (7.58%) Support Engineer
4 58 (6.98%) Support Analyst
5 57 (6.86%) Technical Support
6 56 (6.74%) Applications Support
7 49 (5.90%) Project Manager
8 43 (5.17%) Technical Engineer
9 42 (5.05%) Technical Support Engineer
9 42 (5.05%) Business Analyst
10 39 (4.69%) Developer
11 32 (3.85%) IT Consultant
12 28 (3.37%) Technical Consultant
13 27 (3.25%) Service Manager
14 23 (2.77%) Senior Consultant
14 23 (2.77%) Architect
14 23 (2.77%) Sales Executive
15 22 (2.65%) Graduate
15 22 (2.65%) Support Consultant
16 21 (2.53%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (7.70%) .NET
2 44 (5.29%) HTML
3 35 (4.21%) CSS
4 31 (3.73%) XML
5 24 (2.89%) Web Services
6 20 (2.41%) ASP.NET
7 17 (2.05%) .NET Framework
8 13 (1.56%) J2EE
9 8 (0.96%) Middleware
9 8 (0.96%) LAMP
9 8 (0.96%) jQuery
9 8 (0.96%) HTML5
10 7 (0.84%) Entity Framework
11 6 (0.72%) Application Packaging
11 6 (0.72%) SOAP
11 6 (0.72%) CSS3
12 5 (0.60%) AngularJS
12 5 (0.60%) COM
12 5 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (0.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 137 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (10.11%) Computer Science
3 47 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
4 46 (5.54%) Management Information System
5 16 (1.93%) Mathematics
6 14 (1.68%) Data Integration
6 14 (1.68%) Data Centre
7 12 (1.44%) User Experience
7 12 (1.44%) PMI
8 10 (1.20%) Copywriting
9 9 (1.08%) Social Media
10 8 (0.96%) Life Science
10 8 (0.96%) Blackberry
10 8 (0.96%) Mobile App
11 7 (0.84%) Internet of Things
12 6 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.60%) EPoS
13 5 (0.60%) BBC
14 4 (0.48%) Fixed Income
14 4 (0.48%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 139 (16.73%) Windows
2 81 (9.75%) Linux
3 68 (8.18%) UNIX
4 28 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (1.81%) Windows 7
6 15 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (1.56%) Solaris
8 9 (1.08%) Windows XP
9 8 (0.96%) Windows 2000
9 8 (0.96%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.60%) Android
10 5 (0.60%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.48%) SUSE
12 2 (0.24%) AIX
12 2 (0.24%) HPUX
12 2 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (13.84%) Project Management
2 83 (9.99%) ITIL
3 75 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
4 69 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (6.86%) ERP
6 56 (6.74%) Analytics
7 47 (5.66%) Business Development
8 45 (5.42%) CRM
9 44 (5.29%) Change Management
10 43 (5.17%) B2B
11 42 (5.05%) ITSM
11 42 (5.05%) Service Management
12 39 (4.69%) E-Commerce
13 37 (4.45%) PRINCE2
14 32 (3.85%) SDLC
15 29 (3.49%) Data Analysis
16 27 (3.25%) Vulnerability Management
17 26 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
18 25 (3.01%) Service Delivery
18 25 (3.01%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (17.57%) SQL
2 48 (5.78%) Java
3 32 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 27 (3.25%) C#
5 25 (3.01%) JavaScript
6 22 (2.65%) VBA
7 11 (1.32%) Perl
7 11 (1.32%) PowerShell
8 10 (1.20%) PL/SQL
9 9 (1.08%) C++
9 9 (1.08%) PHP
9 9 (1.08%) VB
10 7 (0.84%) ABAP
11 6 (0.72%) R
11 6 (0.72%) VB.NET
11 6 (0.72%) C
12 4 (0.48%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.36%) Python
14 2 (0.24%) Delphi
14 2 (0.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 249 (29.96%) Degree
2 30 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (3.49%) CCNA
3 29 (3.49%) CISSP
4 26 (3.13%) CEH
5 20 (2.41%) PMI Certification
6 19 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (1.93%) ACCA
7 16 (1.93%) CCNP
7 16 (1.93%) MCSE
8 15 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (1.81%) CIMA
9 12 (1.44%) PMP
10 9 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (0.96%) CFA
12 7 (0.84%) Security Cleared
12 7 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
13 5 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.48%) CIPD
14 4 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.69%) QA
2 37 (4.45%) SLA
3 17 (2.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (1.20%) ISO 14001
4 10 (1.20%) ISO 9002
5 5 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.60%) IAS 39
6 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.24%) COBIT
8 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (5.29%) Active Directory
2 21 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.93%) IMail Server
4 8 (0.96%) vSphere
5 4 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.48%) NFS
5 4 (0.48%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.24%) XenApp
7 2 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (1.08%) Nmap
2 6 (0.72%) ZENworks
3 5 (0.60%) WMI
4 4 (0.48%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.48%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.12%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.12%) Nagios
5 1 (0.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (0.12%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 161 (19.37%) Microsoft
2 82 (9.87%) SAP
3 76 (9.15%) Oracle
4 44 (5.29%) Cisco
5 30 (3.61%) VMware
5 30 (3.61%) Avaloq
6 26 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
7 19 (2.29%) Sun
8 17 (2.05%) IBM
9 16 (1.93%) Citrix
10 13 (1.56%) Google
11 12 (1.44%) TOWER Software
11 12 (1.44%) SunGard
12 10 (1.20%) Siemens
12 10 (1.20%) T-Plan
12 10 (1.20%) Allen-Bradley
13 9 (1.08%) F5
13 9 (1.08%) CheckPoint
14 8 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
14 8 (0.96%) Juniper
London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Commission
Posted: 40 minutes ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Career progression
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience (+ benefits)
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: €50000 - €70000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: €90000 - €100000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: €90000 - €100000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + great commission
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
London
CPS Group (UK) Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + holidays & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ferrari Healy
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Hammersmith And Fulham, London
Phase Eight
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Stock Options & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + commission
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Memcon Limited
Posted: 5 days ago