The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited German Language over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
German Language
UK
Rank 611 574 559
Rank change year-on-year -37 -15  
Permanent jobs citing German Language 261 419 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.41% 0.41%
As % of the General category 0.76% 0.92% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 210 300 289
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £34,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +16.91% -20.93%  

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 with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 34473 45367 46921
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.59% 43.92% 44.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27758 36659 36817
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

German Language
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for German Language in the UK

German Language
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing German Language over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for German Language in the UK

German Language
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing German Language within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -22 246 £42,500 +8.97% 43
South East +74 109 £45,000 +28.57% 7
London -27 88 £45,000 -10.00% 21
Buckinghamshire +50 46 £47,500 +61.01% 1
Berkshire +34 41 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Milton Keynes +31 28 £55,000 +44.73%
Reading +20 21 £40,000 +14.28% 2
High Wycombe - 17 £24,000 -
West Midlands +31 14 £19,670 -24.63% 1
West Sussex -1 14 £38,000 +8.57% 1
North West -9 13 £31,250 -10.71% 5
Manchester -13 13 £31,250 +4.16% 1
East of England +3 12 £35,000 +25.00% 3
Surrey +37 11 £52,500 +23.52% 2
City of London +30 11 £42,500 -19.04% 4
Crawley +15 11 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Birmingham +11 10 £19,210 -26.67%
Hatfield +26 8 - - 3
Hertfordshire +9 8 - - 3
Redhill - 5 £52,500 -
Scotland +28 4 - -
South West +12 4 £65,000 +140.74% 3
Edinburgh +3 4 - -
East Midlands +2 4 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Essex +21 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Wiltshire +15 3 £65,000 +140.74% 2
Derbyshire - 3 £35,000 -
Derby - 3 £35,000 -
Harlow - 3 £35,000 -
South Wales -17 2 £18,250 - 1

German Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for German Language.

1 335 (53.60%) French Language
2 169 (27.04%) Degree
3 152 (24.32%) Windows
4 132 (21.12%) Spanish Language
5 120 (19.20%) Finance
6 118 (18.88%) SQL
6 118 (18.88%) Microsoft
7 98 (15.68%) MS Excel
8 93 (14.88%) Computer Science
9 78 (12.48%) ITIL
10 77 (12.32%) SAP
10 77 (12.32%) Italian Language
11 73 (11.68%) Project Management
12 71 (11.36%) Linux
12 71 (11.36%) MS Office
13 70 (11.20%) Dutch Language
14 69 (11.04%) SQL Server
15 66 (10.56%) TCP/IP
16 62 (9.92%) Banking
17 60 (9.60%) Active Directory
18 54 (8.64%) Marketing
18 54 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
19 51 (8.16%) Analytics
19 51 (8.16%) ERP
20 49 (7.84%) Cisco
21 47 (7.52%) Risk Management
21 47 (7.52%) Presales
22 45 (7.20%) CISSP
22 45 (7.20%) Retail
22 45 (7.20%) Windows Server

German Language
Top Related 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 30 (4.80%) IIS
2 20 (3.20%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (2.40%) Apache
5 12 (1.92%) WordPress
6 11 (1.76%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.60%) IBM Notes
7 10 (1.60%) MS Exchange
7 10 (1.60%) WebLogic
7 10 (1.60%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.96%) Skype for Business
9 5 (0.80%) NServiceBus
10 4 (0.64%) ColdFusion
10 4 (0.64%) Confluence
11 3 (0.48%) CMS
11 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.48%) SAS
12 2 (0.32%) CloudStack
12 2 (0.32%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 98 (15.68%) MS Excel
2 71 (11.36%) MS Office
3 44 (7.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (2.88%) Acrobat
4 18 (2.88%) Camtasia
4 18 (2.88%) Snagit
5 11 (1.76%) Photoshop
6 7 (1.12%) MS Project
7 4 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.32%) SPSS
10 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (4.32%) SAP SD
2 24 (3.84%) SAP CO
2 24 (3.84%) SAP FI
2 24 (3.84%) SAP FI/CO
3 22 (3.52%) SAP BPC
4 21 (3.36%) SAP FI-AP
4 21 (3.36%) SAP FI-AR
4 21 (3.36%) SAP PS
5 13 (2.08%) SAP Retail
6 8 (1.28%) SAP CAR
6 8 (1.28%) SAP MM
6 8 (1.28%) SAP POS DM
7 7 (1.12%) SAP ERP
8 6 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.80%) SAP AFS
10 4 (0.64%) Eikon
10 4 (0.64%) PeopleSoft HRMS
10 4 (0.64%) SAP CRM
10 4 (0.64%) SAP SRM
11 3 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.16%) SaaS
2 7 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.96%) MailChimp
4 5 (0.80%) GitHub
5 4 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 4 (0.64%) Office 365
6 3 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.16%) AdWords
8 1 (0.16%) Boomi
8 1 (0.16%) G Suite
8 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.16%) IaaS
8 1 (0.16%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.16%) PaaS
8 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.16%) Taleo
8 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 66 (10.56%) TCP/IP
2 39 (6.24%) Internet
3 34 (5.44%) Firewall
4 17 (2.72%) HTTP
4 17 (2.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 16 (2.56%) LAN
6 15 (2.40%) WAN
7 14 (2.24%) DNS
7 14 (2.24%) VPN
8 9 (1.44%) HTTPS
9 8 (1.28%) SSH
9 8 (1.28%) SSL
10 7 (1.12%) WebEx
11 6 (0.96%) DHCP
12 5 (0.80%) Ethernet
13 4 (0.64%) Wireless
14 3 (0.48%) Skype
15 2 (0.32%) RFID
15 2 (0.32%) VLAN
15 2 (0.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (11.04%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.16%) SAP BW
3 19 (3.04%) MySQL
4 17 (2.72%) Big Data
5 16 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 14 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (2.08%) Relational Database
8 12 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (1.76%) MongoDB
10 9 (1.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 9 (1.44%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.44%) SAP HANA
11 8 (1.28%) OLAP
12 7 (1.12%) InfluxDB
13 5 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.80%) Endeca
13 5 (0.80%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.64%) QlikView
14 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (2.40%) Git (software)
2 12 (1.92%) JIRA
3 8 (1.28%) TeamCity
4 5 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (0.80%) SpecFlow
5 3 (0.48%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.48%) Subversion
6 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.16%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.16%) Maven
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 335 (53.60%) French Language
2 132 (21.12%) Spanish Language
3 120 (19.20%) Finance
4 77 (12.32%) Italian Language
5 70 (11.20%) Dutch Language
6 62 (9.92%) Banking
7 54 (8.64%) Marketing
8 45 (7.20%) Retail
9 30 (4.80%) Manufacturing
9 30 (4.80%) Telecoms
10 27 (4.32%) Advertising
11 21 (3.36%) Swedish Language
12 20 (3.20%) Legal
13 15 (2.40%) Automotive
13 15 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (2.40%) Polish Language
14 14 (2.24%) Portuguese Language
15 12 (1.92%) Games
16 8 (1.28%) Billing
16 8 (1.28%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 140 (22.40%) Analyst
2 98 (15.68%) Consultant
3 47 (7.52%) Developer
4 46 (7.36%) Service Analyst
5 45 (7.20%) Support Engineer
6 43 (6.88%) Support Analyst
7 40 (6.40%) Security Engineer
8 39 (6.24%) SAP Consultant
9 29 (4.64%) Service Desk Analyst
10 28 (4.48%) IT Support
10 28 (4.48%) Recruitment Consultant
11 25 (4.00%) Technical Support
12 24 (3.84%) Project Manager
13 23 (3.68%) Security Analyst
14 22 (3.52%) Senior Consultant
14 22 (3.52%) Senior SAP Consultant
15 21 (3.36%) Cybersecurity Analyst
15 21 (3.36%) Linux Engineer
15 21 (3.36%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
15 21 (3.36%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (6.56%) HTML
2 34 (5.44%) .NET
3 33 (5.28%) CSS
4 18 (2.88%) XML
5 13 (2.08%) Web Services
6 11 (1.76%) ASP.NET
6 11 (1.76%) Regular Expression
7 10 (1.60%) jQuery
7 10 (1.60%) Sass
8 8 (1.28%) AngularJS
8 8 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (1.28%) LAMP
8 8 (1.28%) SOAP
9 7 (1.12%) COM
9 7 (1.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (0.96%) EDI
10 6 (0.96%) XHTML
11 5 (0.80%) FIX Protocol
11 5 (0.80%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 93 (14.88%) Computer Science
2 54 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (5.28%) Social Media
4 23 (3.68%) Life Science
5 20 (3.20%) Management Information System
6 19 (3.04%) Data Centre
7 14 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.08%) PMI
9 12 (1.92%) EPoS
10 11 (1.76%) Virtual Team
11 10 (1.60%) User Experience
12 9 (1.44%) Cyber Attack
13 7 (1.12%) Blackberry
13 7 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
13 7 (1.12%) Digital Media
14 6 (0.96%) Credit Risk
14 6 (0.96%) Fintech
14 6 (0.96%) Hedge funds
14 6 (0.96%) Smartphone
15 5 (0.80%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 152 (24.32%) Windows
2 71 (11.36%) Linux
3 45 (7.20%) Windows Server
4 44 (7.04%) Unix
5 40 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (5.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (5.12%) Windows 7
8 22 (3.52%) Solaris
9 21 (3.36%) Windows 10
9 21 (3.36%) Windows 2000
10 16 (2.56%) Windows XP
11 9 (1.44%) CentOS
11 9 (1.44%) Mac OS
11 9 (1.44%) Windows NT
11 9 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.96%) Android
13 5 (0.80%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 3 (0.48%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.32%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (12.48%) ITIL
2 73 (11.68%) Project Management
3 51 (8.16%) Analytics
3 51 (8.16%) ERP
4 47 (7.52%) Presales
4 47 (7.52%) Risk Management
5 39 (6.24%) Business Development
6 38 (6.08%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (6.08%) Cybersecurity
7 36 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (4.96%) B2B
9 28 (4.48%) CRM
10 25 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 24 (3.84%) Project Planning
12 22 (3.52%) Change Management
12 22 (3.52%) PLM
12 22 (3.52%) Service Delivery
13 21 (3.36%) Front End Development
13 21 (3.36%) Mentoring
13 21 (3.36%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 118 (18.88%) SQL
2 41 (6.56%) JavaScript
3 37 (5.92%) Java
4 29 (4.64%) C#
5 26 (4.16%) Python
6 24 (3.84%) ABAP
7 23 (3.68%) PHP
8 14 (2.24%) PowerShell
9 13 (2.08%) C++
9 13 (2.08%) Perl
9 13 (2.08%) VB
10 11 (1.76%) C
11 9 (1.44%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.44%) VBA
12 5 (0.80%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.48%) R
13 3 (0.48%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.48%) VBScript
14 2 (0.32%) Ruby
15 1 (0.16%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 169 (27.04%) Degree
2 45 (7.20%) CISSP
3 26 (4.16%) MOS
4 25 (4.00%) CISM
5 22 (3.52%) CCA
6 21 (3.36%) ACCA
7 20 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (3.04%) SANS
9 15 (2.40%) CEH
10 14 (2.24%) CCNA
10 14 (2.24%) PMI Certification
11 9 (1.44%) MCSE
11 9 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (1.28%) CompTIA Security+
12 8 (1.28%) Security+ Certification
13 5 (0.80%) GCIA
13 5 (0.80%) PMP
14 4 (0.64%) PhD
14 4 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.76%) SLA
2 22 (3.52%) QA
3 18 (2.88%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.76%) GAMP
4 11 (1.76%) PMO
5 8 (1.28%) COBIT
5 8 (1.28%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.96%) GDPR
7 4 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.48%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.32%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.32%) FINRA
9 2 (0.32%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.32%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.16%) EMIR
10 1 (0.16%) MiFID
System Software
1 60 (9.60%) Active Directory
2 21 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (2.40%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.28%) Samba
6 3 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.32%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.32%) vSphere
8 1 (0.16%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.16%) XenApp
8 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (1.44%) RSA Archer
2 8 (1.28%) SCCM
3 7 (1.12%) AirWatch
3 7 (1.12%) Grafana
3 7 (1.12%) XenMobile
4 3 (0.48%) Graphite
4 3 (0.48%) Puppet
5 2 (0.32%) Ansible
5 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.32%) Salt
6 1 (0.16%) Nessus
6 1 (0.16%) Nmap
6 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 118 (18.88%) Microsoft
2 77 (12.32%) SAP
3 49 (7.84%) Cisco
4 43 (6.88%) Oracle
5 41 (6.56%) Citrix
6 39 (6.24%) VMware
7 31 (4.96%) CheckPoint
7 31 (4.96%) Juniper
8 30 (4.80%) Palo Alto
9 29 (4.64%) Blue Coat
9 29 (4.64%) F5
9 29 (4.64%) Salesforce.com
10 27 (4.32%) Adobe
11 21 (3.36%) Crossbeam
11 21 (3.36%) Sourcefire
12 18 (2.88%) iManage
13 15 (2.40%) IBM
14 10 (1.60%) Lotus
15 9 (1.44%) Novell
15 9 (1.44%) Reuters
London
Widen the Net
Salary: £21k + £10k comm + bonus/Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + shift bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum healthcare and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Innocent Drinks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum £4000 car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Top Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Competative
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + generous benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 20% Bonus + Pension + Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Centum Recruitment Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Lake, Wiltshire
Westhouse Consulting GmbH
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheshire
ECOM
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + bonus scheme
Posted: 19 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Negotiable + Guarantees
Posted: 5 days ago