Period
to 22 September 2019

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 6 months to 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

German Language
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 664 676 658
Rank change year-on-year +12 -18 -20
Permanent jobs citing German Language 455 554 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the General category 0.83% 0.77% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 293 424 420
UK median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,975 £22,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% -

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 with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 55,114 71,841 80,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.62% 43.14% 45.35%
Number of salaries quoted 41,268 54,948 58,590
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% -

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 22 September 2019.

Salary histogram for German Language in the UK

German Language
Top 14 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 6 months to 22 September 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
England +13 423 £57,500 +35.29% 80
London +78 257 £62,500 +25.00% 32
UK excluding London -18 176 £40,000 +8.11% 54
South East -23 102 £57,500 +64.29% 28
East of England +63 25 £23,125 -42.19% 3
Midlands +18 18 £40,000 -13.51% 4
North of England +3 12 £28,000 -0.88% 10
East Midlands +26 11 £40,000 -38.46% 2
North West +20 11 £28,000 +16.67% 8
Scotland +8 9 £32,500 +71.05% 5
South West -5 8 £80,000 +344.44% 3
West Midlands +21 7 £40,000 - 2
Wales +6 2 £50,750 +40.97%
Yorkshire -2 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 with a requirement for German Language.

1 267 (58.68%) French Language
2 193 (42.42%) Italian Language
3 174 (38.24%) Degree
4 163 (35.82%) Finance
5 161 (35.38%) Spanish Language
6 136 (29.89%) Oracle
7 125 (27.47%) SQL
8 109 (23.96%) SQL Server
9 104 (22.86%) Dutch Language
10 102 (22.42%) Banking
11 100 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
12 93 (20.44%) Front Office
13 92 (20.22%) Derivative
14 91 (20.00%) Asset Management
14 91 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 90 (19.78%) XML
15 90 (19.78%) Fixed Income
15 90 (19.78%) Equities
15 90 (19.78%) Investment Management
15 90 (19.78%) Hedge funds
16 88 (19.34%) Business Analysis
17 87 (19.12%) thinkFolio
18 84 (18.46%) Software Engineering
19 80 (17.58%) Workflow
20 74 (16.26%) Oracle Workflow
20 74 (16.26%) Charles River
20 74 (16.26%) Calypso
20 74 (16.26%) Front Arena
20 74 (16.26%) SimCorp
20 74 (16.26%) Markit EDM

German 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 74 (16.26%) Oracle Workflow
2 20 (4.40%) Apache
3 18 (3.96%) Tomcat
4 11 (2.42%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.76%) IIS
6 4 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.88%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.88%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.66%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.66%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.44%) CMS
8 2 (0.44%) Confluence
8 2 (0.44%) Drupal
8 2 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.44%) WordPress
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (5.49%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.76%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.66%) Sketch
6 2 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.44%) Adobe XD
6 2 (0.44%) InVision
6 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.44%) Simulink
6 2 (0.44%) Stateflow
6 2 (0.44%) UserZoom
7 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 87 (19.12%) thinkFolio
2 74 (16.26%) Front Arena
2 74 (16.26%) Markit EDM
3 7 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.88%) Magento
4 4 (0.88%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.88%) SAP HCM
5 3 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.66%) SAP Payroll
5 3 (0.66%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.22%) SAP EWM
6 1 (0.22%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.22%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.22%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.22%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 55 (12.09%) SaaS
2 26 (5.71%) Azure
3 23 (5.05%) AWS
4 18 (3.96%) GCP
5 15 (3.30%) Office 365
6 5 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (1.10%) IaaS
6 5 (1.10%) PaaS
7 3 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.66%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.44%) Datadog
8 2 (0.44%) Force.com
8 2 (0.44%) G Suite
8 2 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.81%) Unified Communications
1 31 (6.81%) Wireless
2 30 (6.59%) Wireless Security
3 26 (5.71%) WAN
4 15 (3.30%) BGP
5 14 (3.08%) MPLS
5 14 (3.08%) OSPF
6 12 (2.64%) TCP/IP
7 11 (2.42%) DNS
7 11 (2.42%) Firewall
7 11 (2.42%) IP Telephony
7 11 (2.42%) IPsec
7 11 (2.42%) LAN
8 10 (2.20%) DHCP
9 8 (1.76%) SAN
10 7 (1.54%) Internet
10 7 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (1.32%) Ethernet
11 6 (1.32%) VPN
12 5 (1.10%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (23.96%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 7 (1.54%) NoSQL
3 7 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (0.88%) Big Data
5 4 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.88%) MySQL
6 2 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.44%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.44%) JasperReports
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.22%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.22%) DTS
7 1 (0.22%) GIS
7 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (1.32%) JIRA
2 5 (1.10%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (0.88%) Subversion
4 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.22%) Bugzilla
General
1 267 (58.68%) French Language
2 193 (42.42%) Italian Language
3 163 (35.82%) Finance
4 161 (35.38%) Spanish Language
5 104 (22.86%) Dutch Language
6 102 (22.42%) Banking
7 93 (20.44%) Front Office
8 65 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 39 (8.57%) Retail
10 24 (5.27%) Marketing
11 21 (4.62%) Private Banking
12 19 (4.18%) Manufacturing
13 18 (3.96%) Pharmaceutical
14 16 (3.52%) Investment Banking
15 12 (2.64%) Advertising
15 12 (2.64%) Portuguese Language
16 10 (2.20%) Electronics
17 8 (1.76%) Financial Institution
17 8 (1.76%) Polish Language
18 6 (1.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 118 (25.93%) Consultant
2 57 (12.53%) Technical Consultant
3 53 (11.65%) Implementation Consultant
4 52 (11.43%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 41 (9.01%) Analyst
6 36 (7.91%) Support Engineer
7 30 (6.59%) Developer
7 30 (6.59%) IT Consultant
8 28 (6.15%) Architect
8 28 (6.15%) Presales Solution Architect
8 28 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
9 27 (5.93%) Software Engineer
10 26 (5.71%) Java Consultant
11 25 (5.49%) J2EE Consultant
12 24 (5.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 23 (5.05%) Applications Support
14 22 (4.84%) Technical Support
15 21 (4.62%) IT Support
15 21 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
16 18 (3.96%) Presales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (19.78%) XML
2 45 (9.89%) .NET
3 37 (8.13%) J2EE
4 13 (2.86%) FIX Protocol
5 12 (2.64%) HTML
6 11 (2.42%) JSON
7 6 (1.32%) Web Services
8 5 (1.10%) Middleware
9 3 (0.66%) EDI
9 3 (0.66%) MDX
9 3 (0.66%) Node.js
9 3 (0.66%) XML Messaging
10 2 (0.44%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (0.44%) Apache POI
10 2 (0.44%) CSS
10 2 (0.44%) EDIFACT
10 2 (0.44%) HTML5
10 2 (0.44%) IDoc
10 2 (0.44%) libvirt
10 2 (0.44%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 92 (20.22%) Derivative
2 91 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 90 (19.78%) Equities
3 90 (19.78%) Fixed Income
3 90 (19.78%) Hedge funds
4 42 (9.23%) Data Centre
5 21 (4.62%) Robotics
6 20 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (3.96%) EMC VMAX
8 16 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (1.32%) User Experience
11 5 (1.10%) Blog
12 4 (0.88%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.88%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (0.66%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.66%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (10.55%) Windows
2 24 (5.27%) Linux
3 14 (3.08%) Windows 10
4 12 (2.64%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.54%) Unix
6 6 (1.32%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.10%) AIX
7 5 (1.10%) HPUX
7 5 (1.10%) IRIX
7 5 (1.10%) Solaris
8 4 (0.88%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.66%) Android
10 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 90 (19.78%) Investment Management
4 88 (19.34%) Business Analysis
5 84 (18.46%) Software Engineering
6 80 (17.58%) Workflow
7 73 (16.04%) Computer Science
8 61 (13.41%) Presales
8 61 (13.41%) Problem-Solving
9 51 (11.21%) Demand Generation
10 42 (9.23%) Wealth Management
11 37 (8.13%) Project Management
12 35 (7.69%) ITIL
13 30 (6.59%) DNA
14 26 (5.71%) Decision-Making
15 21 (4.62%) Business Transformation
15 21 (4.62%) CRM
15 21 (4.62%) Performance Improvement
15 21 (4.62%) Quality Management
15 21 (4.62%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 125 (27.47%) SQL
2 66 (14.51%) C#
3 65 (14.29%) Java
4 44 (9.67%) Perl
5 23 (5.05%) Python
6 20 (4.40%) C++
7 17 (3.74%) Ruby
8 16 (3.52%) Bash Shell
8 16 (3.52%) Bourne shell
8 16 (3.52%) Korn
9 12 (2.64%) JavaScript
10 9 (1.98%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.54%) C
12 6 (1.32%) PHP
13 5 (1.10%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.88%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.44%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.44%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 174 (38.24%) Degree
2 48 (10.55%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (7.25%) CCIE
4 30 (6.59%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 30 (6.59%) CCIE Service Provider
5 15 (3.30%) CCNP
5 15 (3.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (3.08%) CCNA
7 9 (1.98%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.66%) CCIP
8 3 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.44%) MCSE
9 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.44%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.44%) PMP
10 1 (0.22%) CISM
10 1 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.22%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.22%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.98%) PCI DSS
1 9 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (0.88%) GDPR
4 3 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.66%) QA
4 3 (0.66%) SLA
5 2 (0.44%) ISO 15022
5 2 (0.44%) ISO 20022
5 2 (0.44%) ISO 26262
5 2 (0.44%) MISRA
6 1 (0.22%) PSD2
System Software
1 37 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (4.40%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.32%) Docker
4 2 (0.44%) KVM
5 1 (0.22%) Ceph
5 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.76%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.88%) SCCM
3 3 (0.66%) Ansible
4 2 (0.44%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.44%) Juju
4 2 (0.44%) Nagios
5 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.22%) SCOM
5 1 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 136 (29.89%) Oracle
2 74 (16.26%) Calypso
2 74 (16.26%) Charles River
2 74 (16.26%) SimCorp
3 71 (15.60%) Cisco
4 56 (12.31%) VMware
5 50 (10.99%) NetApp
6 49 (10.77%) Dell
7 48 (10.55%) EMC
8 35 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 33 (7.25%) Avaloq
10 25 (5.49%) Google
10 25 (5.49%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (3.08%) SAP
12 13 (2.86%) Bloomberg
12 13 (2.86%) Eze Software Group
12 13 (2.86%) ION Trading
12 13 (2.86%) MarketAxess
12 13 (2.86%) Reuters
12 13 (2.86%) Tradeweb