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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
German Language
Rank 495 473 457
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -16
Permanent jobs citing German Language 446 535 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.46% 0.48%
As % of the General category 0.94% 1.03% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 286 381 376
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £90,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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
47363 51876 46567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.33% 44.18% 42.80%
Number of salaries quoted 37328 40568 36968
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 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -23 405 £40,000 -11.11% 63
South East -1 174 £37,500 +8.69% 13
London -15 148 £52,500 -4.54% 36
Berkshire -15 78 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Reading +8 51 £37,500 -58.33% 3
City of London +17 29 £51,000 -2.85% 18
Brighton +26 26 £25,000 - 1
East Sussex +20 26 £25,000 - 1
West Sussex +18 23 £33,000 +10.00% 1
Surrey +22 20 £37,500 +31.57% 5
East of England +5 18 £70,000 +21.73% 1
South West -3 15 £31,000 +37.77% 1
West Midlands -29 14 £41,500 -27.82% 4
Gatwick +14 13 £33,000 +10.00%
Yorkshire +13 13 £32,000 -34.35%
Wales +11 12 £50,000 +11.11% 2
South Wales +13 11 - - 2
Cardiff +12 11 - - 2
Buckinghamshire +6 10 £36,250 - 2
North West -12 10 £38,000 +8.57% 4
Wiltshire - 10 £29,000 -
Scotland +24 9 £75,000 +130.76%
Cambridgeshire +13 9 £70,000 +64.70% 1
Hampshire -8 9 £45,000 +100.00%
Birmingham -17 9 £60,000 -36.84% 1
Cambridge +27 8 £71,250 +67.64% 1
Slough +10 8 £60,000 +66.66%
East Midlands +10 8 £23,500 -27.69% 2
North Yorkshire - 8 £32,000 -
Harrogate - 8 £32,000 -

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 437 (51.90%) French Language
2 250 (29.69%) Degree
3 158 (18.76%) Finance
4 151 (17.93%) Spanish Language
5 142 (16.86%) Microsoft
6 130 (15.44%) Marketing
7 123 (14.61%) Italian Language
8 122 (14.49%) SQL
9 118 (14.01%) Windows
10 112 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
11 110 (13.06%) Project Management
12 98 (11.64%) SQL Server
13 95 (11.28%) MS Excel
14 91 (10.81%) SAP
15 86 (10.21%) Oracle
15 86 (10.21%) Linux
15 86 (10.21%) Dutch Language
16 85 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
17 82 (9.74%) MS Office
18 76 (9.03%) CRM
18 76 (9.03%) Computer Science
19 72 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
20 67 (7.96%) HTML
21 66 (7.84%) ITIL
22 64 (7.60%) .NET
23 63 (7.48%) UNIX
24 62 (7.36%) ERP
25 59 (7.01%) B2B
25 59 (7.01%) Analytics
26 57 (6.77%) E-Commerce

German Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 33 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 31 (3.68%) IIS
3 26 (3.09%) MS Exchange
4 15 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (1.78%) Lotus Domino
5 12 (1.43%) CMS
6 8 (0.95%) Apache
7 7 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (0.59%) JBoss
9 3 (0.36%) Site Server
9 3 (0.36%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.36%) SAS
10 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.24%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.24%) WordPress
10 2 (0.24%) GemFire
10 2 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 95 (11.28%) MS Excel
2 82 (9.74%) MS Office
3 18 (2.14%) MS Visio
3 18 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.19%) AutoCAD
4 10 (1.19%) SOLIDWORKS
5 8 (0.95%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.59%) MS Project
7 2 (0.24%) SPSS
7 2 (0.24%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.12%) InDesign
8 1 (0.12%) Simulink
8 1 (0.12%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 28 (3.33%) SAP SD
2 17 (2.02%) SAP FI/CO
2 17 (2.02%) SAP CO
2 17 (2.02%) SAP FI
3 14 (1.66%) SAP MM
4 9 (1.07%) Magento
4 9 (1.07%) SAP CRM
4 9 (1.07%) SAP Retail
5 5 (0.59%) Finacle
5 5 (0.59%) SunGard AvantGard
5 5 (0.59%) Temenos T24
5 5 (0.59%) Misys Equation
5 5 (0.59%) Misys Midas
5 5 (0.59%) SAP PS
6 4 (0.48%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 4 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.36%) SAP FI-AP
7 3 (0.36%) SAP FI-AR
7 3 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.39%) SaaS
2 16 (1.90%) Google Analytics
3 9 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.95%) Adobe Analytics
5 6 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.59%) GitHub
6 5 (0.59%) Sage Pay
6 5 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.24%) Office 365
7 2 (0.24%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.12%) Yammer
8 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.12%) Route 53
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 55 (6.53%) Internet
2 44 (5.23%) TCP/IP
3 28 (3.33%) SAN
4 24 (2.85%) Firewall
5 18 (2.14%) iSCSI
6 17 (2.02%) DNS
7 14 (1.66%) WAN
7 14 (1.66%) SMTP
7 14 (1.66%) DHCP
7 14 (1.66%) LAN
7 14 (1.66%) NAS
8 11 (1.31%) HTTP
9 10 (1.19%) Wireshark
10 8 (0.95%) VPN
11 5 (0.59%) LDAP
12 4 (0.48%) Ethernet
12 4 (0.48%) MPLS
12 4 (0.48%) Wireless
13 3 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (0.36%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (11.64%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.63%) Relational Database
3 16 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (1.90%) Big Data
4 13 (1.54%) MySQL
5 12 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 12 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.19%) DB2
8 9 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (0.83%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.71%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.36%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.36%) MS Access
13 2 (0.24%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.24%) SAP BI
13 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (2.14%) Subversion
2 10 (1.19%) Visual Studio
3 7 (0.83%) Bitbucket
3 7 (0.83%) Git (software)
3 7 (0.83%) Mercurial
4 4 (0.48%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.36%) Emacs
6 2 (0.24%) LSMW
6 2 (0.24%) eCATT
6 2 (0.24%) JIRA
7 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.12%) Ant
7 1 (0.12%) JUnit
7 1 (0.12%) ClearCase
General
1 437 (51.90%) French Language
2 158 (18.76%) Finance
3 151 (17.93%) Spanish Language
4 130 (15.44%) Marketing
5 123 (14.61%) Italian Language
6 86 (10.21%) Dutch Language
7 54 (6.41%) Retail
8 48 (5.70%) Banking
9 47 (5.58%) Legal
10 43 (5.11%) Swedish Language
11 35 (4.16%) Telecoms
12 34 (4.04%) Advertising
13 28 (3.33%) Manufacturing
14 24 (2.85%) Automotive
15 20 (2.38%) Electronics
16 19 (2.26%) Billing
17 17 (2.02%) Portuguese Language
18 16 (1.90%) Front Office
18 16 (1.90%) Danish Language
18 16 (1.90%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 170 (20.19%) Consultant
2 152 (18.05%) Analyst
3 67 (7.96%) Support Analyst
4 57 (6.77%) Project Manager
5 52 (6.18%) Technical Support
6 50 (5.94%) Support Engineer
7 47 (5.58%) Developer
8 44 (5.23%) Applications Support
9 42 (4.99%) Business Analyst
10 36 (4.28%) Account Manager
11 31 (3.68%) Technical Analyst
12 30 (3.56%) SAP Consultant
13 29 (3.44%) Technical Engineer
13 29 (3.44%) Sales Executive
14 28 (3.33%) Technical Support Engineer
15 27 (3.21%) Recruitment Consultant
16 26 (3.09%) IT Consultant
17 25 (2.97%) Architect
18 22 (2.61%) Service Manager
18 22 (2.61%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (7.96%) HTML
2 64 (7.60%) .NET
3 54 (6.41%) XML
4 50 (5.94%) CSS
5 21 (2.49%) jQuery
5 21 (2.49%) Web Services
5 21 (2.49%) ASP.NET
6 13 (1.54%) Middleware
7 11 (1.31%) Spring
7 11 (1.31%) J2EE
8 9 (1.07%) .NET Framework
9 8 (0.95%) Entity Framework
10 7 (0.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (0.83%) JSON
10 7 (0.83%) Ajax
11 6 (0.71%) EJB
11 6 (0.71%) LAMP
11 6 (0.71%) Java EE
11 6 (0.71%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 112 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (9.03%) Computer Science
3 43 (5.11%) Enterprise Software
4 40 (4.75%) Management Information System
5 27 (3.21%) User Experience
6 22 (2.61%) Social Media
7 21 (2.49%) Data Integration
8 13 (1.54%) Life Science
9 8 (0.95%) Blackberry
9 8 (0.95%) Internet of Things
9 8 (0.95%) Mobile App
10 7 (0.83%) Open Source
10 7 (0.83%) Clustering
10 7 (0.83%) EPoS
10 7 (0.83%) PMI
10 7 (0.83%) Client/Server
11 6 (0.71%) Replication
11 6 (0.71%) Machine to Machine
12 5 (0.59%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.59%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 118 (14.01%) Windows
2 86 (10.21%) Linux
3 63 (7.48%) UNIX
4 25 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (2.14%) Solaris
5 18 (2.14%) Windows 7
6 14 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (1.66%) Android
7 11 (1.31%) AIX
8 10 (1.19%) Windows 8
8 10 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.07%) Apple iOS
9 9 (1.07%) SUSE
9 9 (1.07%) HPUX
10 7 (0.83%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.59%) Windows 2000
12 4 (0.48%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.24%) Windows CE
14 2 (0.24%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (13.06%) Project Management
2 85 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (9.03%) CRM
4 72 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
5 66 (7.84%) ITIL
6 62 (7.36%) ERP
7 59 (7.01%) B2B
7 59 (7.01%) Analytics
8 57 (6.77%) E-Commerce
9 53 (6.29%) PRINCE2
10 47 (5.58%) ITSM
11 46 (5.46%) Service Management
12 42 (4.99%) Telemarketing
13 41 (4.87%) Business Development
14 40 (4.75%) Change Management
14 40 (4.75%) Risk Management
15 36 (4.28%) Stakeholder Management
16 35 (4.16%) Time Management
17 34 (4.04%) Content Management
18 26 (3.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 122 (14.49%) SQL
2 49 (5.82%) Java
3 42 (4.99%) JavaScript
4 34 (4.04%) C#
5 28 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 15 (1.78%) PowerShell
7 13 (1.54%) VBA
7 13 (1.54%) VB
8 12 (1.43%) Perl
9 10 (1.19%) PHP
10 9 (1.07%) ABAP
11 8 (0.95%) C
11 8 (0.95%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.71%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.59%) TypeScript
13 5 (0.59%) PHP5
13 5 (0.59%) VB6
13 5 (0.59%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.59%) Python
14 4 (0.48%) C++
Qualifications
1 250 (29.69%) Degree
2 20 (2.38%) PMI Certification
3 18 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (2.02%) CISSP
5 16 (1.90%) MCSE
6 14 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (1.66%) PMP
7 13 (1.54%) CEH
8 12 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (1.07%) Security Cleared
9 9 (1.07%) ACCA
9 9 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.95%) CCNA
10 8 (0.95%) CCA
10 8 (0.95%) CIMA
11 7 (0.83%) CFA
12 6 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
13 5 (0.59%) CIPD
13 5 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.99%) SLA
2 41 (4.87%) QA
3 10 (1.19%) ISO 9002
3 10 (1.19%) ISO 14001
4 8 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.59%) PMBOK
5 5 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.59%) IAS 39
6 3 (0.36%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 48 (5.70%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.43%) IMail Server
4 9 (1.07%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.83%) NFS
6 6 (0.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (0.59%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.24%) XenApp
9 1 (0.12%) vSphere
9 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (0.83%) NetBackup
2 6 (0.71%) Nmap
3 5 (0.59%) Backup Exec
3 5 (0.59%) MOM
3 5 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.48%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (0.36%) SCCM
6 2 (0.24%) SCOM
6 2 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.12%) Ansible
7 1 (0.12%) Salt
7 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.12%) Puppet
7 1 (0.12%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.12%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 142 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 91 (10.81%) SAP
3 86 (10.21%) Oracle
4 27 (3.21%) Avaloq
5 22 (2.61%) Google
6 21 (2.49%) VMware
6 21 (2.49%) Sun
7 19 (2.26%) Cisco
8 16 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (1.78%) Adobe
10 12 (1.43%) TOWER Software
11 10 (1.19%) SunGard
11 10 (1.19%) HP
11 10 (1.19%) Siemens
11 10 (1.19%) T-Plan
11 10 (1.19%) ServiceNow
11 10 (1.19%) Allen-Bradley
12 9 (1.07%) Dell
12 9 (1.07%) IBM
13 8 (0.95%) Symantec
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £110000 - £145000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 4K shift + bonus + extensive Bene
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Pertemps ERP
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Recruit 121 Limited
Salary: bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: £22,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £32k, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Towers Watson - RFS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Plus bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Egham, Surrey
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago