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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
German Language
Rank 488 484 434
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -50
Permanent jobs citing German Language 472 492 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.45% 0.49%
As % of the General category 0.97% 1.03% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 373 320 425
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%

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
48566 47828 50114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.24% 43.61% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 38960 37251 41778
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 18 December 2014 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 18 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
England +5 451 £39,000 -1.26% 48
London +59 245 £47,500 -13.63% 28
South East +9 138 £35,000 -6.66% 10
Berkshire -30 44 £40,000 +8.10% 5
City of London +11 28 £52,000 -5.45% 11
Reading -10 22 £32,500 -12.16% 2
North West -11 21 £25,750 -31.33% 1
East Midlands +17 19 £30,000 +57.89% 1
East Sussex +5 19 £28,750 +15.00%
Brighton +2 19 £28,750 +15.00%
Surrey -7 19 £45,000 +18.42%
West Sussex +10 16 £35,000 -11.39%
Hampshire -3 14 £30,000 +41.17% 4
Gatwick - 13 £35,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 12 £42,500 +73.46%
North East -5 12 £42,500 +31.78%
Tyne and Wear -5 12 £42,500 +73.46%
Oxfordshire +16 11 £27,500 -42.10%
Oxford - 11 £29,500 -
Nottingham +20 10 £30,000 +57.89%
Nottinghamshire +10 10 £30,000 +57.89%
Buckinghamshire - 10 £24,250 -
Cheshire 0 9 £50,000 +36.98%
Reigate -9 9 £35,000 -
Manchester -22 9 £21,500 -46.25% 1
Northamptonshire - 9 £40,000 -
Maidenhead +9 8 £50,000 +42.85%
East of England -33 8 £40,000 +21.21% 6
Milton Keynes - 7 £24,000 -
Cambridgeshire -10 5 £27,500 -57.69% 6

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 479 (48.43%) French Language
2 297 (30.03%) Degree
3 210 (21.23%) Spanish Language
4 197 (19.92%) Microsoft
5 195 (19.72%) Finance
6 181 (18.30%) Windows
7 172 (17.39%) Italian Language
8 152 (15.37%) MS Excel
9 129 (13.04%) Marketing
10 111 (11.22%) SQL
11 107 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
12 106 (10.72%) Linux
13 105 (10.62%) Computer Science
14 103 (10.41%) Project Management
15 101 (10.21%) MS Office
16 98 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
17 94 (9.50%) CRM
18 93 (9.40%) Java
19 87 (8.80%) Retail
20 83 (8.39%) Internet
21 81 (8.19%) Oracle
22 78 (7.89%) Dutch Language
23 76 (7.68%) SQL Server
23 76 (7.68%) UNIX
23 76 (7.68%) ERP
24 74 (7.48%) .NET
25 73 (7.38%) SAP
26 68 (6.88%) JavaScript
27 67 (6.77%) HTML
27 67 (6.77%) Telecoms

German Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 51 (5.16%) IIS
2 32 (3.24%) SharePoint
3 24 (2.43%) MS Exchange
3 24 (2.43%) Site Server
4 14 (1.42%) Apache
4 14 (1.42%) WebSphere
5 13 (1.31%) CMS
6 12 (1.21%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (1.01%) WordPress
8 9 (0.91%) nginx
8 9 (0.91%) Jetty
9 8 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
10 5 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2000
12 3 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.30%) JBoss
12 3 (0.30%) SAS
12 3 (0.30%) Node.js
Applications
1 152 (15.37%) MS Excel
2 101 (10.21%) MS Office
3 32 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.92%) MS Visio
5 17 (1.72%) MS Project
6 7 (0.71%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.10%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.10%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 18 (1.82%) SAP FI
1 18 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
1 18 (1.82%) SAP CO
2 17 (1.72%) SAP SD
2 17 (1.72%) Google Analytics
3 12 (1.21%) SAP BPC
4 8 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.81%) Agresso
5 6 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.51%) SAP SCM
6 5 (0.51%) SAP EM
6 5 (0.51%) SAP Retail
6 5 (0.51%) SAP EWM
6 5 (0.51%) SAP MM
7 4 (0.40%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.30%) SAP HCM
8 3 (0.30%) Retail-J
8 3 (0.30%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.20%) SAP cProjects
9 2 (0.20%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 45 (4.55%) SaaS
2 14 (1.42%) Office 365
3 12 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (0.91%) Google App Engine
4 9 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.30%) Taleo
6 3 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 83 (8.39%) Internet
2 61 (6.17%) TCP/IP
3 36 (3.64%) SAN
3 36 (3.64%) WAN
4 31 (3.13%) LAN
5 30 (3.03%) Firewall
6 27 (2.73%) MPLS
7 25 (2.53%) DNS
8 20 (2.02%) VPN
9 19 (1.92%) DHCP
10 17 (1.72%) SMTP
10 17 (1.72%) FTP
11 16 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (1.62%) VoIP
12 15 (1.52%) Network Security
12 15 (1.52%) HTTP
13 14 (1.42%) NAS
13 14 (1.42%) IPsec
14 13 (1.31%) LDAP
15 11 (1.11%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (7.68%) SQL Server
2 41 (4.15%) Relational Database
3 24 (2.43%) MySQL
4 21 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 14 (1.42%) RDBMS
7 13 (1.31%) NoSQL
8 12 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
8 12 (1.21%) SAP BW
9 11 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.51%) QlikView
11 5 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.51%) DB2
12 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.30%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (1.01%) Jenkins
2 8 (0.81%) Eclipse
3 6 (0.61%) JIRA
4 4 (0.40%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.40%) Emacs
5 2 (0.20%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.10%) NWDI
6 1 (0.10%) Subversion
6 1 (0.10%) Ant
6 1 (0.10%) JUnit
General
1 479 (48.43%) French Language
2 210 (21.23%) Spanish Language
3 195 (19.72%) Finance
4 172 (17.39%) Italian Language
5 129 (13.04%) Marketing
6 87 (8.80%) Retail
7 78 (7.89%) Dutch Language
8 67 (6.77%) Telecoms
9 63 (6.37%) Advertising
10 45 (4.55%) Legal
11 27 (2.73%) Manufacturing
12 26 (2.63%) Japanese Language
13 23 (2.33%) Banking
14 22 (2.22%) Back Office
15 21 (2.12%) Turkish Language
16 18 (1.82%) Russian Language
16 18 (1.82%) Front Office
17 17 (1.72%) Automotive
17 17 (1.72%) Swedish Language
18 16 (1.62%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 158 (15.98%) Consultant
2 157 (15.87%) Analyst
3 85 (8.59%) Technical Support
4 84 (8.49%) Support Analyst
5 80 (8.09%) Support Engineer
6 74 (7.48%) Developer
7 51 (5.16%) Technical Engineer
8 49 (4.95%) Technical Support Engineer
8 49 (4.95%) Architect
9 47 (4.75%) Applications Support
10 45 (4.55%) Recruitment Consultant
11 42 (4.25%) Project Manager
11 42 (4.25%) Business Analyst
12 32 (3.24%) Junior
13 29 (2.93%) Enterprise Architect
14 28 (2.83%) Resourcer
15 26 (2.63%) Technical Analyst
16 25 (2.53%) Applications Support Analyst
16 25 (2.53%) Graduate
16 25 (2.53%) Recruitment Resourcer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (7.48%) .NET
2 67 (6.77%) HTML
3 53 (5.36%) CSS
4 51 (5.16%) XML
5 38 (3.84%) ASP.NET
6 29 (2.93%) J2EE
7 28 (2.83%) Web Services
8 25 (2.53%) Java EE
9 21 (2.12%) jQuery
10 18 (1.82%) Ajax
11 15 (1.52%) Django
12 13 (1.31%) WCF
13 12 (1.21%) Servlets
14 11 (1.11%) XHTML
14 11 (1.11%) EDI
15 10 (1.01%) .NET Framework
16 9 (0.91%) LINQ
16 9 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (0.81%) Flash
17 8 (0.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 107 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (10.62%) Computer Science
3 61 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
4 59 (5.97%) Social Media
5 47 (4.75%) Management Information System
6 29 (2.93%) Mobile App
7 21 (2.12%) Statistics
8 18 (1.82%) PMI
9 14 (1.42%) Blog
10 13 (1.31%) Copywriting
10 13 (1.31%) Mathematics
11 12 (1.21%) Algorithms
12 11 (1.11%) Blackberry
13 10 (1.01%) Replication
13 10 (1.01%) Clustering
14 9 (0.91%) Open Source
15 8 (0.81%) Economics
15 8 (0.81%) NHS
16 6 (0.61%) Data Structures
17 5 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 181 (18.30%) Windows
2 106 (10.72%) Linux
3 76 (7.68%) UNIX
4 37 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (3.13%) Android
6 21 (2.12%) Windows 7
7 20 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (1.82%) Solaris
8 18 (1.82%) Apple iOS
9 14 (1.42%) AIX
10 11 (1.11%) Windows XP
10 11 (1.11%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.71%) HPUX
13 5 (0.51%) IRIX
14 4 (0.40%) FreeBSD
14 4 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.30%) Windows CE
15 3 (0.30%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (10.41%) Project Management
2 98 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (9.50%) CRM
4 76 (7.68%) ERP
5 64 (6.47%) ITIL
6 62 (6.27%) Analytics
7 61 (6.17%) E-Commerce
8 55 (5.56%) OO
8 55 (5.56%) Business Development
9 54 (5.46%) PRINCE2
9 54 (5.46%) Business Intelligence
10 44 (4.45%) Service Delivery
11 43 (4.35%) Coaching
12 42 (4.25%) Change Management
13 32 (3.24%) Service Management
14 31 (3.13%) B2B
14 31 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
15 30 (3.03%) Data Modelling
16 29 (2.93%) Software Engineering
17 28 (2.83%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (11.22%) SQL
2 93 (9.40%) Java
3 68 (6.88%) JavaScript
4 51 (5.16%) C#
5 23 (2.33%) Python
6 22 (2.22%) Perl
7 20 (2.02%) T-SQL
8 15 (1.52%) VB
9 14 (1.42%) PowerShell
10 13 (1.31%) VBA
10 13 (1.31%) PL/SQL
11 12 (1.21%) C++
12 10 (1.01%) PHP
13 9 (0.91%) Shell Script
13 9 (0.91%) Bash Shell
14 8 (0.81%) ABAP
14 8 (0.81%) VBScript
15 7 (0.71%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.71%) VB6
16 6 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 297 (30.03%) Degree
2 36 (3.64%) CISSP
3 29 (2.93%) Security Cleared
4 25 (2.53%) SC Cleared
4 25 (2.53%) PMI Certification
5 19 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (1.92%) PMP
6 18 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (1.52%) CCNP
7 15 (1.52%) CCNA
7 15 (1.52%) MCSE
8 13 (1.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 12 (1.21%) ISEB
9 12 (1.21%) MBA
9 12 (1.21%) CEH
10 11 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.71%) JNCIA
11 7 (0.71%) CCSA
11 7 (0.71%) CCSE
12 5 (0.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.94%) SLA
2 28 (2.83%) QA
3 17 (1.72%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.40%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.20%) GCP
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.10%) GAAP
8 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
System Software
1 53 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 32 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.21%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.11%) IMail Server
5 10 (1.01%) XenApp
6 9 (0.91%) Xen
7 7 (0.71%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.51%) NFS
8 5 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.40%) MetaFrame
10 3 (0.30%) Nmap
11 1 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.10%) SAP ITS
11 1 (0.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.10%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (0.91%) Puppet
1 9 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (0.91%) Ansible
2 8 (0.81%) SCOM
3 7 (0.71%) NetBackup
4 6 (0.61%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.30%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (0.30%) CA LISA
7 1 (0.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.10%) SCCM
7 1 (0.10%) AppManager
7 1 (0.10%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.10%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.10%) MOM
Vendors
1 197 (19.92%) Microsoft
2 81 (8.19%) Oracle
3 73 (7.38%) SAP
4 60 (6.07%) VMware
5 33 (3.34%) Cisco
6 31 (3.13%) Google
7 27 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
8 23 (2.33%) Sun
9 21 (2.12%) Citrix
10 18 (1.82%) Remedy
11 17 (1.72%) Twitter
12 16 (1.62%) Siebel
13 15 (1.52%) Juniper
13 15 (1.52%) CheckPoint
13 15 (1.52%) TOWER Software
14 14 (1.42%) HP
15 13 (1.31%) IBM
16 12 (1.21%) Adobe
16 12 (1.21%) Hyperion
17 11 (1.11%) Blue Coat
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens, bens, bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
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Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus
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Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + OTE+ benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
SBC Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
SBC Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package and Basic
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £50-60,000 + Great Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + £60kOTE
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Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
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Totaljobs Group.
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