The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Russian 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 Russian Language over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Russian Language
London / City of London
Rank - 268 315
Permanent jobs citing Russian Language 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.014% 0.039%
As % of the General category - 0.024% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £22,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -40.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +43.93%  

Russian 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 2807 4161 5841
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 55.32% 58.85% 57.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2565 3734 4850
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 £86,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Russian Language
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Russian Language in the City of London

Russian Language
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Russian Language in the City of London