The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
German Language
Rank 215 176 204
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +28
Permanent jobs citing German Language 10 39 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.72% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.46% 1.89% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9 39 11
Average salary £47,500 £95,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +313.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £40,100 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £95,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +23.28%
German Language
England

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

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2191 2060 2229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.41% 38.15% 40.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1658 1653 1763
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

German Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

German Language Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

German Language
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing German Language across the West Midlands region.

German Language Salary Trend in the West Midlands

German Language
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing German Language across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

German Language Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

German Language
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing German Language within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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
Birmingham -32 6 £60,000 -36.84%
Coventry -19 1 £19,000 -66.95%
Solihull - 1 £23,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £29,000 -
German Language
England

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (30.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (30.00%) French Language
3 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (25.00%) Service Management
3 5 (25.00%) Process Management
3 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (20.00%) SAP
4 4 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (15.00%) Spring
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (15.00%) Internet
5 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) XML
5 3 (15.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) CCNP
5 3 (15.00%) UNIX
5 3 (15.00%) DNS
6 2 (10.00%) Windows
6 2 (10.00%) CCNA
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.00%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP PS
1 2 (10.00%) SAP CRM
1 2 (10.00%) SAP HCM
1 2 (10.00%) SAP cProjects
2 1 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) Internet
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) Frame Relay
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.00%) OSPF
4 1 (5.00%) BGP
4 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (5.00%) ATM
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) SMTP
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) French Language
2 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 5 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 5 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Expert
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Development Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) SAP PS Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) XML
1 3 (15.00%) Spring
2 2 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) CSS3
3 1 (5.00%) Sass
3 1 (5.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Photography
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (10.00%) Android
3 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (30.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Service Management
3 5 (25.00%) Process Management
3 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) Network Management
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) ITSM
6 1 (5.00%) SEO
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Content Management
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
1 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.00%) CCNA
5 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) SAP
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Juniper
3 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.00%) OpenText
3 1 (5.00%) RedDot
3 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (5.00%) F5