Period
to 21 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited German Language over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

German Language
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 215 220
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 +8
Permanent jobs citing German Language 13 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.23% 0.095% 0.31%
As % of the General category 0.63% 0.22% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Scotland median annual salary £19,000 £56,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -66.22% +70.45% +2.33%
10th Percentile £18,500 £19,850 £23,500
90th Percentile £28,750 £100,000 £35,700
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% -10.12%

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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,048 2,292 2,722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 35.64% 43.50% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,345 1,469 1,421
Scotland median annual salary £48,166 £47,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.48% +1.08% +3.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for German Language in Scotland

German Language
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for German Language in Scotland

German Language
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing German Language within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
Edinburgh -6 9 £19,000 -66.22%
Glasgow - 3 - - 2
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
German Language
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for German Language.

1 9 (69.23%) Service Management
2 6 (46.15%) ITSM
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) French Language
3 4 (30.77%) Italian Language
3 4 (30.77%) Spanish Language
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) SLA
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) ADSL
4 3 (23.08%) Intranet
4 3 (23.08%) Extranet
5 2 (15.38%) Broadband
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) Law
5 2 (15.38%) Content Management
5 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7

German Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) ADSL
1 3 (23.08%) Extranet
1 3 (23.08%) Intranet
1 3 (23.08%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) Broadband
3 1 (7.69%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (30.77%) French Language
1 4 (30.77%) Italian Language
1 4 (30.77%) Spanish Language
2 2 (15.38%) Law
2 2 (15.38%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Support Analyst
3 7 (53.85%) Applications Support
3 7 (53.85%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Software Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Service Management
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) ITSM
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Chat Support
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) iManage