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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
German Language
Rank 206 203 199
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing German Language 16 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the General category 0.81% 0.35% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 3
Average salary £95,000 £22,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+322.22% -62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
1974 2260 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.24% 41.54% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1597 1821 1393
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
Birmingham +7 15 £95,000 +201.58%
Coventry -9 1 £57,500 +134.69%
German Language
England

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 43 (68.25%) Retail
2 37 (58.73%) Finance
3 32 (50.79%) Back Office
3 32 (50.79%) Six Sigma
3 32 (50.79%) Benchmarking
3 32 (50.79%) Business Development
3 32 (50.79%) SC Cleared
3 32 (50.79%) Security Cleared
4 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.46%) OO
4 11 (17.46%) Java
4 11 (17.46%) Scrum
5 9 (14.29%) QA
6 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
7 6 (9.52%) Project Management
7 6 (9.52%) SAP
8 5 (7.94%) Windows
8 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.35%) CRM
9 4 (6.35%) Degree
10 3 (4.76%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 3 (4.76%) Finite Element Analysis
10 3 (4.76%) French Language
10 3 (4.76%) Performance Management
10 3 (4.76%) SAP Business Workflow
10 3 (4.76%) Cognos
10 3 (4.76%) ITIL
10 3 (4.76%) ABAP
10 3 (4.76%) LAN
10 3 (4.76%) FTP

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) CATIA
2 2 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
2 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) SAP PP
2 2 (3.17%) SAP PS
2 2 (3.17%) SAP APO
2 2 (3.17%) SAP cProjects
3 1 (1.59%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.59%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.59%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.59%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) LAN
1 3 (4.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (3.17%) Cognos Transformer
2 2 (3.17%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (3.17%) OLAP
2 2 (3.17%) MS Access
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.59%) ActiveReports
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.59%) Cognos Powerplay
3 1 (1.59%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 43 (68.25%) Retail
2 37 (58.73%) Finance
3 32 (50.79%) Back Office
4 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.76%) Automotive
5 3 (4.76%) French Language
6 1 (1.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (17.46%) Project Manager
1 11 (17.46%) Development Manager
1 11 (17.46%) Development Project Manager
2 9 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
2 9 (14.29%) Software Project Manager
2 9 (14.29%) Software Development Project Manager
2 9 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 4 (6.35%) Resourcer
4 3 (4.76%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 3 (4.76%) Team Leader
4 3 (4.76%) Design Engineer
4 3 (4.76%) Developer
4 3 (4.76%) Analyst
5 2 (3.17%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (3.17%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (3.17%) Administrator
5 2 (3.17%) Technical Developer
6 1 (1.59%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (1.59%) Recruitment Resourcer
6 1 (1.59%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) SAP Business Workflow
2 2 (3.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) EPoS
1 2 (3.17%) GIS
1 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.17%) Blog
1 2 (3.17%) Social Media
2 1 (1.59%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Android
2 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) Six Sigma
1 32 (50.79%) Benchmarking
1 32 (50.79%) Business Development
2 11 (17.46%) Scrum
2 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.46%) OO
3 6 (9.52%) Project Management
4 4 (6.35%) CRM
5 3 (4.76%) ITIL
5 3 (4.76%) Quality Management
5 3 (4.76%) Workflow
5 3 (4.76%) CAD
5 3 (4.76%) Business Analysis
5 3 (4.76%) Finite Element Analysis
5 3 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.17%) Web Development
6 2 (3.17%) Android Development
6 2 (3.17%) iOS Development
6 2 (3.17%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) Java
2 3 (4.76%) ABAP
3 2 (3.17%) Ruby
3 2 (3.17%) PHP
3 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.17%) SQL
3 2 (3.17%) VBScript
4 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (50.79%) SC Cleared
1 32 (50.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) SAP
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.76%) Cognos
3 3 (4.76%) SolidWorks
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle
5 1 (1.59%) Facebook
5 1 (1.59%) Citrix