Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

German Language
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 664 681 635
Rank change year-on-year +17 -46 -8
Permanent jobs citing German Language 443 526 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the General category 0.80% 0.75% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 323 324 492
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,025
90th Percentile £83,500 £85,000 £72,425
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% +14.29%

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 55,395 70,072 70,760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.55% 43.00% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 42,688 53,474 57,761
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% -

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for German Language in England

German Language
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for German Language in England

German Language
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing German Language in England over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 +102 300 £52,500 - 40
South East -72 77 £38,000 +1.33% 18
East of England +35 27 £30,000 -14.29% 6
North of England +12 21 £21,000 -63.48% 6
North West 0 19 £21,000 -63.48% 3
Midlands +33 14 £42,000 +12.00% 3
East Midlands +28 8 £61,250 +6.52% 3
West Midlands +34 6 £37,750 +42.45%
South West +21 6 - -
Yorkshire +21 1 - - 3
North East - 1 £40,000 -
German Language
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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.

1 275 (62.08%) French Language
2 229 (51.69%) Degree
3 168 (37.92%) Finance
4 159 (35.89%) Computer Science
5 143 (32.28%) Spanish Language
6 141 (31.83%) Banking
7 129 (29.12%) SQL
8 121 (27.31%) Italian Language
9 101 (22.80%) Oracle
10 97 (21.90%) Wealth Management
11 93 (20.99%) SaaS
12 86 (19.41%) Asset Management
13 83 (18.74%) Java
14 72 (16.25%) Windows
15 69 (15.58%) Python
16 67 (15.12%) C++
17 66 (14.90%) Problem-Solving
18 65 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
19 64 (14.45%) SQL Server
20 63 (14.22%) C#
21 62 (14.00%) Perl
22 60 (13.54%) Microsoft
23 59 (13.32%) Bash Shell
24 56 (12.64%) Linux
25 55 (12.42%) Decision-Making
26 49 (11.06%) Relational Database
26 49 (11.06%) Front Office
26 49 (11.06%) Ruby
26 49 (11.06%) Derivative
27 48 (10.84%) FIX Protocol

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 48 (10.84%) Apache
1 48 (10.84%) Tomcat
2 16 (3.61%) JBoss
3 14 (3.16%) GlassFish
4 13 (2.93%) WebLogic
4 13 (2.93%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.48%) IIS
5 11 (2.48%) MQSeries
5 11 (2.48%) MS Exchange
5 11 (2.48%) OpenStack
6 10 (2.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (1.35%) Apache Spark
7 6 (1.35%) WildFly
8 5 (1.13%) CMS
8 5 (1.13%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.45%) Confluence
10 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (3.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.90%) Simulink
4 4 (0.90%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.23%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 48 (10.84%) thinkFolio
2 32 (7.22%) Temenos T24
3 9 (2.03%) SAP CO
3 9 (2.03%) SAP FI
3 9 (2.03%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (1.13%) Eze OMS
5 3 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.68%) Relativity
5 3 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.68%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.45%) SAP FI-AP
6 2 (0.45%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.45%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.23%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.23%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.23%) SAP EWM
7 1 (0.23%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 93 (20.99%) SaaS
2 25 (5.64%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (4.06%) IaaS
5 16 (3.61%) PaaS
6 11 (2.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (1.81%) Office 365
8 3 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.45%) Asana
10 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.23%) AdWords
10 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.23%) G Suite
10 1 (0.23%) Serverless
10 1 (0.23%) ServiceMax
10 1 (0.23%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.67%) MPLS
2 33 (7.45%) Firewall
3 32 (7.22%) VPN
4 24 (5.42%) BGP
4 24 (5.42%) OSPF
5 17 (3.84%) WAN
6 16 (3.61%) DNS
7 15 (3.39%) Internet
7 15 (3.39%) TCP/IP
7 15 (3.39%) VoIP
8 13 (2.93%) Ethernet
8 13 (2.93%) IPsec
8 13 (2.93%) SAN
9 12 (2.71%) IP Telephony
10 11 (2.48%) EIGRP
10 11 (2.48%) Reverse Proxy
10 11 (2.48%) SDH
11 9 (2.03%) Skype
12 4 (0.90%) DHCP
12 4 (0.90%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (14.45%) SQL Server
2 49 (11.06%) Relational Database
3 12 (2.71%) Big Data
3 12 (2.71%) Power BI
4 11 (2.48%) NoSQL
5 8 (1.81%) Hadoop
5 8 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.68%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.45%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.45%) DB2
9 2 (0.45%) MOLAP
9 2 (0.45%) MySQL
9 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.23%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (1.13%) CMake
2 3 (0.68%) Arquillian
2 3 (0.68%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.68%) IntelliJ
2 3 (0.68%) JIRA
2 3 (0.68%) Maven
3 2 (0.45%) Polyspace
3 2 (0.45%) VectorCAST
4 1 (0.23%) Ant
4 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.23%) Selenium
4 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
General
1 275 (62.08%) French Language
2 168 (37.92%) Finance
3 143 (32.28%) Spanish Language
4 141 (31.83%) Banking
5 121 (27.31%) Italian Language
6 49 (11.06%) Front Office
7 48 (10.84%) Investment Banking
8 45 (10.16%) Telecoms
9 33 (7.45%) Games
10 32 (7.22%) Marketing
10 32 (7.22%) Private Banking
11 26 (5.87%) Financial Institution
12 19 (4.29%) Advertising
12 19 (4.29%) Back Office
13 18 (4.06%) Swedish Language
14 17 (3.84%) Dutch Language
15 15 (3.39%) Retail
16 14 (3.16%) Automotive
17 11 (2.48%) Electronics
17 11 (2.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (15.80%) Consultant
2 63 (14.22%) Analyst
3 49 (11.06%) Support Engineer
4 39 (8.80%) Applications Support
5 36 (8.13%) Applications Engineer
5 36 (8.13%) Applications Support Engineer
6 33 (7.45%) Business Analyst
6 33 (7.45%) Project Manager
7 31 (7.00%) IT Consultant
8 26 (5.87%) Operations Analyst
8 26 (5.87%) Operations Business Analyst
9 25 (5.64%) Architect
10 24 (5.42%) Senior Applications Engineer
10 24 (5.42%) Senior Applications Support
10 24 (5.42%) Senior Support Engineer
10 24 (5.42%) Treasury Business Analyst
11 23 (5.19%) Technical Support
12 22 (4.97%) Agile Business Analyst
13 20 (4.51%) Lead Business Analyst
14 17 (3.84%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (10.84%) FIX Protocol
2 26 (5.87%) Web Services
3 17 (3.84%) Java EE
4 15 (3.39%) EJB
5 13 (2.93%) MDX
6 11 (2.48%) ActiveMQ
6 11 (2.48%) EJB 3.0
6 11 (2.48%) HornetQ
6 11 (2.48%) Java SE
6 11 (2.48%) JMS
6 11 (2.48%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (2.26%) HTML
8 8 (1.81%) CSS
9 7 (1.58%) .NET
10 6 (1.35%) REST
11 5 (1.13%) HTML5
12 4 (0.90%) AngularJS
13 3 (0.68%) CSS3
13 3 (0.68%) NativeScript
13 3 (0.68%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.06%) Derivative
2 48 (10.84%) Equities
2 48 (10.84%) Fixed Income
2 48 (10.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 48 (10.84%) Hedge funds
3 33 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (7.45%) Self-Motivation
4 32 (7.22%) Management Information System
5 27 (6.09%) Data Centre
6 13 (2.93%) Hybrid Cloud
7 12 (2.71%) Replication
8 10 (2.26%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (2.03%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.03%) Blog
9 9 (2.03%) Robotics
10 8 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.58%) Marketing Technology
12 6 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 6 (1.35%) User Experience
13 5 (1.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 72 (16.25%) Windows
2 56 (12.64%) Linux
3 29 (6.55%) Unix
4 27 (6.09%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.03%) Windows 7
5 9 (2.03%) Windows 8
6 5 (1.13%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (1.13%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.68%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.45%) Android
9 2 (0.45%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.23%) SUSE
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (35.89%) Computer Science
2 97 (21.90%) Wealth Management
3 86 (19.41%) Asset Management
4 66 (14.90%) Problem-Solving
5 65 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (12.42%) Decision-Making
7 48 (10.84%) Investment Management
8 47 (10.61%) Project Management
9 45 (10.16%) Change Management
9 45 (10.16%) Software Engineering
10 43 (9.71%) Scrum
11 39 (8.80%) Business Analysis
12 37 (8.35%) Analytics
13 36 (8.13%) Presales
14 33 (7.45%) Portfolio Management
14 33 (7.45%) User Stories
15 32 (7.22%) Information Security
15 32 (7.22%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 30 (6.77%) Continuous Improvement
17 26 (5.87%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 129 (29.12%) SQL
2 83 (18.74%) Java
3 69 (15.58%) Python
4 67 (15.12%) C++
5 63 (14.22%) C#
6 62 (14.00%) Perl
7 59 (13.32%) Bash Shell
8 49 (11.06%) Ruby
9 38 (8.58%) Bourne shell
9 38 (8.58%) Korn
10 16 (3.61%) C
10 16 (3.61%) PowerShell
11 12 (2.71%) Shell Script
12 9 (2.03%) AWK
12 9 (2.03%) JavaScript
12 9 (2.03%) MATLAB
12 9 (2.03%) R
13 8 (1.81%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.58%) Assembly Language
14 7 (1.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 229 (51.69%) Degree
2 29 (6.55%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (5.42%) CCNP
4 21 (4.74%) Master's Degree
5 19 (4.29%) SAFe Agilist
6 15 (3.39%) CCNA
7 14 (3.16%) CCIE
8 12 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
9 11 (2.48%) CCIP
10 8 (1.81%) AWS Certification
10 8 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (1.35%) PMP
12 4 (0.90%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.68%) MCP
13 3 (0.68%) PhD
14 2 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.45%) MCSA
14 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
14 2 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (10.16%) QA
2 8 (1.81%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 8 (1.81%) PMO
3 7 (1.58%) SLA
4 6 (1.35%) SEPA
5 5 (1.13%) JTAG
6 4 (0.90%) GDPR
7 3 (0.68%) PSD2
7 3 (0.68%) TARGET2
8 1 (0.23%) ISO 26262
8 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.23%) MISRA
System Software
1 29 (6.55%) Active Directory
2 23 (5.19%) Hyper-V
3 10 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.45%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.45%) vSphere
5 2 (0.45%) XenApp
5 2 (0.45%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (2.71%) Puppet
2 11 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.68%) Ansible
4 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 101 (22.80%) Oracle
2 60 (13.54%) Microsoft
3 48 (10.84%) Bloomberg
3 48 (10.84%) FXall
3 48 (10.84%) MarketAxess
3 48 (10.84%) Reuters
3 48 (10.84%) Tradeweb
4 34 (7.67%) Eze Software Group
4 34 (7.67%) ION Trading
5 33 (7.45%) Avaloq
6 32 (7.22%) Cisco
7 23 (5.19%) Citrix
8 22 (4.97%) SAP
9 17 (3.84%) VMware
10 13 (2.93%) Cadence
10 13 (2.93%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (2.71%) IBM
12 9 (2.03%) Tableau
13 7 (1.58%) Nokia
14 6 (1.35%) Google