The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

German Language
South East / Kent
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 102 94
Permanent jobs citing German Language 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.18% 0.32%
As % of the General category - 0.48% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £19,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £34,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -20.00%  

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 Kent with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 285 420 294
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 35.63% 36.97% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 235 358 263
Median salary £37,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.62% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,408 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,450 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

German Language
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for German Language in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 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 Kent region with a requirement for German Language.

1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) CRM

German Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (50.00%) Report Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL