Period
to 14 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited German Language over the 6 months to 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

German Language
UK > England
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 611 678 647
Rank change year-on-year +67 -31 +26
Permanent jobs citing German Language 117 394 548
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.30% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.52% 0.75% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 105 271 419
Median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +35.29% -5.56%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -17.39% +35.29% -5.56%

German Language is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 22,688 52,695 68,684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.65% 40.10% 43.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17,602 40,025 52,868
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing German Language as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for German Language in England

German Language
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing German Language in England.

Salary trend for German Language in England

German Language
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing German Language in England over the 6 months to 14 August 2020.

Salary histogram for German Language in England

German Language
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing German Language within the England region over the 6 months to 14 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +62 64 £50,000 -20.00% 5
South East +110 14 £35,000 -39.13% 6
South West +124 13 £55,000 - 3
East of England +101 9 £55,000 +134.04% 3
Midlands +108 6 £22,500 -35.71% 4
North of England +160 5 £33,750 +27.36% 4
North West +119 4 £32,500 +22.64% 1
East Midlands +72 4 £22,500 -40.00% 3
West Midlands +90 2 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Yorkshire +137 1 £35,000 - 3
German Language
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, IT jobs citing German Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for German Language.

1 44 (37.61%) Degree
2 32 (27.35%) French Language
3 24 (20.51%) Computer Science
4 23 (19.66%) Spanish Language
4 23 (19.66%) Finance
5 22 (18.80%) Italian Language
5 22 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (18.80%) Self-Motivation
6 19 (16.24%) Java
7 18 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 17 (14.53%) Presales
9 16 (13.68%) Retail
10 15 (12.82%) JavaScript
10 15 (12.82%) SQL
11 13 (11.11%) Project Management
11 13 (11.11%) Telecoms
11 13 (11.11%) Banking
11 13 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (10.26%) Scrum
12 12 (10.26%) C++
12 12 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (9.40%) DNA
13 11 (9.40%) ITIL
13 11 (9.40%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (8.55%) Computer Science Degree
14 10 (8.55%) User Experience
14 10 (8.55%) Python
14 10 (8.55%) .NET
14 10 (8.55%) Cisco
14 10 (8.55%) Salesforce.com

German Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (4.27%) Confluence
2 4 (3.42%) Apache
2 4 (3.42%) nginx
3 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.85%) MadCap Flare
4 1 (0.85%) RoboHelp
4 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.85%) Relativity
2 1 (0.85%) Ringtail
2 1 (0.85%) SAP CS
2 1 (0.85%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.55%) SaaS
2 9 (7.69%) Azure
3 8 (6.84%) AWS
4 3 (2.56%) GCP
5 2 (1.71%) GitHub
5 2 (1.71%) Office 365
6 1 (0.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.13%) MPLS
2 5 (4.27%) BGP
2 5 (4.27%) EIGRP
2 5 (4.27%) Ethernet
2 5 (4.27%) OSPF
2 5 (4.27%) SDH
3 4 (3.42%) Firewall
3 4 (3.42%) Unified Communications
3 4 (3.42%) Wireless
3 4 (3.42%) Wireless Security
4 1 (0.85%) DHCP
4 1 (0.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.85%) SAN
4 1 (0.85%) Skype
4 1 (0.85%) SNMP
4 1 (0.85%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (0.85%) SSH
4 1 (0.85%) TACACS
4 1 (0.85%) WAN
4 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.42%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.42%) MySQL
2 4 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.85%) Big Data
3 1 (0.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Selenium
2 7 (5.98%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.27%) JIRA
4 2 (1.71%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.71%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.71%) GitLab
4 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.71%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.85%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 32 (27.35%) French Language
2 23 (19.66%) Finance
2 23 (19.66%) Spanish Language
3 22 (18.80%) Italian Language
4 16 (13.68%) Retail
5 13 (11.11%) Banking
5 13 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 10 (8.55%) Legal
7 7 (5.98%) Dutch Language
7 7 (5.98%) Manufacturing
7 7 (5.98%) Marketing
8 5 (4.27%) Law
9 4 (3.42%) Polish Language
10 3 (2.56%) Front Office
10 3 (2.56%) Local Government
11 2 (1.71%) Games
11 2 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (1.71%) Slovak Language
12 1 (0.85%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.85%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (12.82%) Developer
2 12 (10.26%) Analyst
3 10 (8.55%) Support Engineer
3 10 (8.55%) Systems Developer
4 9 (7.69%) Middleware Developer
5 8 (6.84%) Software Manager
5 8 (6.84%) Technical Support
6 7 (5.98%) Software Asset Manager
7 6 (5.13%) Delivery Director
7 6 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.27%) Backend Developer
8 5 (4.27%) Data Manager
8 5 (4.27%) IT Analyst
9 4 (3.42%) Data Science Manager
9 4 (3.42%) IT Support
9 4 (3.42%) Product Manager
9 4 (3.42%) Recruitment Resourcer
9 4 (3.42%) Resourcer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.55%) .NET
2 9 (7.69%) HTML
2 9 (7.69%) Middleware
3 8 (6.84%) CSS
3 8 (6.84%) jQuery
4 5 (4.27%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.42%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.42%) Backbone.js
5 4 (3.42%) CakePHP
5 4 (3.42%) Ember.js
5 4 (3.42%) Express
5 4 (3.42%) J2EE
5 4 (3.42%) MEAN Stack
5 4 (3.42%) Node.js
5 4 (3.42%) React
5 4 (3.42%) RESTful
5 4 (3.42%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (3.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (2.56%) REST
6 3 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.80%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.55%) User Experience
4 9 (7.69%) Reinsurance
5 7 (5.98%) Data Centre
6 6 (5.13%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.42%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.42%) Derivative
7 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.56%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.71%) Blog
9 2 (1.71%) EMC VMAX
9 2 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.71%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.71%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.85%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.85%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.85%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.13%) Windows
2 3 (2.56%) Android
2 3 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.56%) Linux
3 2 (1.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.85%) Solaris
4 1 (0.85%) Unix
4 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.51%) Computer Science
2 22 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (14.53%) Presales
4 13 (11.11%) Project Management
5 12 (10.26%) Scrum
6 11 (9.40%) DNA
6 11 (9.40%) ITIL
6 11 (9.40%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 9 (7.69%) Project Delivery
7 9 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 9 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 8 (6.84%) Business Development
8 8 (6.84%) ITIL V3
8 8 (6.84%) People Management
9 7 (5.98%) Analytics
9 7 (5.98%) Coaching
9 7 (5.98%) Software Asset Management
9 7 (5.98%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.24%) Java
2 15 (12.82%) JavaScript
2 15 (12.82%) SQL
3 12 (10.26%) C++
4 10 (8.55%) Python
5 8 (6.84%) C#
6 7 (5.98%) C
7 6 (5.13%) Perl
8 5 (4.27%) Ruby
9 4 (3.42%) PHP
10 2 (1.71%) VBA
11 1 (0.85%) ABAP
11 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.85%) Go
11 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (37.61%) Degree
2 12 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (8.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (7.69%) CCIE
5 8 (6.84%) PMI Certification
6 7 (5.98%) Master's Degree
6 7 (5.98%) MBA
6 7 (5.98%) MCP
6 7 (5.98%) PMP
7 6 (5.13%) CCNP
7 6 (5.13%) PhD
8 5 (4.27%) CCIP
8 5 (4.27%) MCAD
8 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.56%) CCNA
10 2 (1.71%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.85%) CCSA
11 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.84%) QA
2 3 (2.56%) SLA
3 2 (1.71%) Basel II
3 2 (1.71%) Basel III
4 1 (0.85%) GDPR
4 1 (0.85%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.85%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.71%) Docker
3 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (5.98%) SCCM
2 2 (1.71%) Ansible
3 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.55%) Cisco
2 10 (8.55%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (5.98%) Snow
4 6 (5.13%) Google
5 5 (4.27%) Fortinet
6 4 (3.42%) Oracle
7 3 (2.56%) Capita
7 3 (2.56%) SAP
7 3 (2.56%) VMware
8 2 (1.71%) Dell
8 2 (1.71%) EMC
9 1 (0.85%) Adobe
9 1 (0.85%) Arista
9 1 (0.85%) Citrix
9 1 (0.85%) HP
9 1 (0.85%) McAfee
9 1 (0.85%) Murex
9 1 (0.85%) Sophos
9 1 (0.85%) Sybase