The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
German Language
London / City of London
Rank 212 242 302
Rank change year-on-year +30 +60  
Permanent jobs citing German Language 11 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.22% 0.45% 0.18%
As % of the General category 0.39% 0.77% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 12
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £71,500 £78,250
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £34,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +16.91% -20.93%  

German Language is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2808 4155 5876
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 55.32% 58.65% 57.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2567 3732 4883
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,500 £85,000 £86,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing German Language as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for German Language in the City of London

German Language
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing German Language in the City of London.

Salary trend for German Language in the City of London

German Language
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing German Language in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for German Language in the City of London

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing German Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for German Language.

1 12 (50.00%) French Language
2 11 (45.83%) Degree
3 9 (37.50%) Spanish Language
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
5 6 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) Product Management
6 5 (20.83%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.83%) Windows
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) Perl
6 5 (20.83%) Information Security
6 5 (20.83%) Internet
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) MS Office
7 4 (16.67%) VB
7 4 (16.67%) Unix
7 4 (16.67%) Marketing
7 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (16.67%) SaaS
8 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 3 (12.50%) Italian Language
8 3 (12.50%) QA
8 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database

German Language
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Confluence
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Internet
2 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (50.00%) French Language
2 9 (37.50%) Spanish Language
3 4 (16.67%) Marketing
4 3 (12.50%) Finance
4 3 (12.50%) Italian Language
5 2 (8.33%) Banking
5 2 (8.33%) Legal
6 1 (4.17%) Dutch Language
6 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
6 1 (4.17%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) IT Support
2 3 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Design Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Graduate
3 2 (8.33%) Implementation Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Information Officer
3 2 (8.33%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (8.33%) Security Officer
3 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Software Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) DHTML
4 1 (4.17%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.17%) Derivative
5 1 (4.17%) Equities
5 1 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (4.17%) Fintech
5 1 (4.17%) Hedge funds
5 1 (4.17%) Spread Betting
5 1 (4.17%) SWIFT
5 1 (4.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Unix
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.33%) VMS
5 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Product Management
2 5 (20.83%) Information Security
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
4 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 3 (12.50%) WFM
5 2 (8.33%) Data Management
5 2 (8.33%) Direct Marketing
5 2 (8.33%) E-Procurement
5 2 (8.33%) ERP
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security Management
5 2 (8.33%) ISMS
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.33%) Security Management
5 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) Perl
4 4 (16.67%) VB
5 3 (12.50%) C++
5 3 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CISM
2 2 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) COBIT
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (4.17%) EMIR
3 1 (4.17%) MiFID
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Avaya
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Cognizant
3 2 (8.33%) Mitel
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Competative
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25 - £30 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago