Period
to 21 April 2018

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

Arabic Language
UK
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1158 1154 1246
Rank change year-on-year -4 +92 +46
Permanent jobs citing Arabic Language 45 20 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.012% 0.028%
As % of the General category 0.061% 0.028% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 36 19 45
UK median annual salary £46,000 £46,069 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.15% +2.38% -7.22%
10th Percentile £19,250 £38,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £26,000 £42,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year -38.82% -19.81% +4.95%

Arabic 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 with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 73,708 71,100 90,899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.52% 41.51% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 57,750 57,137 73,777
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% - +1.18%

Arabic Language
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Arabic Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Arabic Language in the UK

Arabic Language
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Arabic Language in the UK

Arabic Language
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Arabic Language over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Arabic Language in the UK

Arabic Language
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Arabic Language within the UK over the 6 months to 21 April 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
England +5 39 £50,000 +8.53% 9
London -3 27 £55,000 +19.39% 3
UK excluding London -22 18 £26,000 -38.82% 6
South East -5 8 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Scotland - 6 £19,500 -
East of England -20 2 £42,000 -32.80% 1
South West -9 1 £32,500 - 3
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
North of England - 1 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT jobs citing Arabic 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 with a requirement for Arabic Language.

1 19 (42.22%) Spanish Language
2 13 (28.89%) French Language
3 12 (26.67%) QA
3 12 (26.67%) Finance
4 10 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 10 (22.22%) Project Management
4 10 (22.22%) Oracle
4 10 (22.22%) Linux
4 10 (22.22%) Portuguese Language
4 10 (22.22%) JSON
4 10 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (20.00%) HTML
6 8 (17.78%) CRM
6 8 (17.78%) Unit4 Business World
6 8 (17.78%) ERP
6 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (17.78%) Change Management
6 8 (17.78%) Data Strategy
6 8 (17.78%) Cutover Planning
7 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
7 7 (15.56%) CSS
7 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
7 7 (15.56%) Mandarin Language
8 6 (13.33%) jQuery
8 6 (13.33%) HTML5
8 6 (13.33%) Node.js
8 6 (13.33%) CSS3
8 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development

Arabic Language
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (8.89%) CMS
1 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Office 365
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
1 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) SonarQube
2 2 (4.44%) Gradle
2 2 (4.44%) Grunt
2 2 (4.44%) JUnit
General
1 19 (42.22%) Spanish Language
2 13 (28.89%) French Language
3 12 (26.67%) Finance
4 10 (22.22%) Portuguese Language
5 7 (15.56%) Mandarin Language
6 4 (8.89%) Cantonese Language
6 4 (8.89%) German Language
6 4 (8.89%) Russian Language
7 3 (6.67%) Japanese Language
7 3 (6.67%) Marketing
8 2 (4.44%) Banking
8 2 (4.44%) Billing
8 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
8 2 (4.44%) Hindi Language
8 2 (4.44%) Welsh Language
9 1 (2.22%) Advertising
9 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Developer
3 6 (13.33%) IT Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) IT Support
3 6 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Finance Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Finance Project Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Finance Systems Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Implementation Project Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Project Implementation Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Customer Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Customer Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (8.89%) Incident Responder
5 4 (8.89%) Lead Developer
5 4 (8.89%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) JSON
2 9 (20.00%) HTML
3 7 (15.56%) CSS
4 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 6 (13.33%) CSS3
4 6 (13.33%) DOM
4 6 (13.33%) HTML5
4 6 (13.33%) jQuery
4 6 (13.33%) Node.js
4 6 (13.33%) XML
5 4 (8.89%) .NET
5 4 (8.89%) Backbone.js
5 4 (8.89%) LESS
5 4 (8.89%) Redux
5 4 (8.89%) Sass
5 4 (8.89%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 2 (4.44%) LDAP
6 2 (4.44%) Regular Expression
6 2 (4.44%) REST
6 2 (4.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) User Experience
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) BBC
3 2 (4.44%) Blog
3 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.44%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.22%) Online Games
4 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Unix
2 4 (8.89%) Windows
3 2 (4.44%) AIX
3 2 (4.44%) Android
3 2 (4.44%) HPUX
3 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
1 10 (22.22%) Project Management
1 10 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 8 (17.78%) Change Management
2 8 (17.78%) CRM
2 8 (17.78%) Cutover Planning
2 8 (17.78%) Data Strategy
2 8 (17.78%) ERP
2 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.33%) ITIL
4 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.89%) BDD
5 4 (8.89%) Content Management
5 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.89%) TDD
5 4 (8.89%) Time Management
5 4 (8.89%) User Stories
5 4 (8.89%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
2 6 (13.33%) SQL
3 4 (8.89%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) C++
4 2 (4.44%) Perl
4 2 (4.44%) Python
4 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) CREST Certified
1 4 (8.89%) MCSA
1 4 (8.89%) MCSE
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (4.44%) PhD
2 2 (4.44%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) SEPA
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Nintex
4 2 (4.44%) HP
4 2 (4.44%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.44%) Splunk