Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

German Language
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 694 636 632
Rank change year-on-year -58 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing German Language 501 656 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.37% 0.38%
As % of the General category 0.77% 0.83% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 389 412 562
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +18.42% -5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,550 £21,625
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +5.63% -2.74%

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 65,309 78,567 80,632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.29% 44.04% 42.74%
Number of salaries quoted 50,427 57,289 65,642
UK median annual salary £54,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.93% +1.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for German Language in the UK

German Language
Top 15 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 19 November 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 -48 477 £42,500 -5.56% 70
London +38 270 £52,500 - 37
UK excluding London -72 223 £35,000 -6.67% 35
South East -64 119 £36,750 -3.29% 17
East of England +32 34 £43,500 +33.85% 4
North of England +4 22 £21,000 -63.48% 6
South West +3 18 £18,000 -37.39% 2
Midlands +13 17 £50,000 +88.68% 4
North West -17 17 £21,000 -65.00% 5
West Midlands +20 10 £37,750 +42.45% 2
Scotland -1 9 £22,500 -10.00% 2
East Midlands +10 7 £65,000 +13.04% 2
Yorkshire +28 4 £30,000 -27.27%
Wales +1 4 £36,000 +27.43%
North East - 1 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 with a requirement for German Language.

1 314 (62.67%) French Language
2 217 (43.31%) Degree
3 156 (31.14%) Spanish Language
4 149 (29.74%) Italian Language
5 134 (26.75%) SQL
6 124 (24.75%) Computer Science
7 121 (24.15%) Finance
8 107 (21.36%) Microsoft
9 96 (19.16%) Banking
10 86 (17.17%) SaaS
11 85 (16.97%) Windows
12 77 (15.37%) Problem-Solving
13 75 (14.97%) Linux
14 74 (14.77%) Project Management
15 73 (14.57%) Oracle
15 73 (14.57%) SQL Server
16 70 (13.97%) Java
17 65 (12.97%) Telecoms
18 59 (11.78%) Marketing
19 57 (11.38%) Perl
20 56 (11.18%) Python
20 56 (11.18%) Presales
21 55 (10.98%) C++
22 53 (10.58%) C#
23 52 (10.38%) Bash Shell
24 47 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
24 47 (9.38%) Asset Management
25 45 (8.98%) Cisco
25 45 (8.98%) Microsoft Office
25 45 (8.98%) Unix

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 40 (7.98%) Apache
1 40 (7.98%) Tomcat
2 17 (3.39%) JBoss
3 15 (2.99%) GlassFish
4 14 (2.79%) OpenStack
5 12 (2.40%) MQSeries
5 12 (2.40%) WebLogic
5 12 (2.40%) WebSphere
6 11 (2.20%) IIS
6 11 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (2.20%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.60%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.20%) Apache Spark
8 6 (1.20%) WildFly
9 2 (0.40%) CMS
9 2 (0.40%) Confluence
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 45 (8.98%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (6.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (4.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.80%) Simulink
5 4 (0.80%) Stateflow
6 1 (0.20%) GNU Octave
6 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 40 (7.98%) thinkFolio
2 9 (1.80%) SAP CO
2 9 (1.80%) SAP FI
2 9 (1.80%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.60%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.60%) Relativity
3 3 (0.60%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.60%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.40%) SAP FI-AP
5 1 (0.20%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.20%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.20%) SAP EWM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 86 (17.17%) SaaS
2 37 (7.39%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (3.79%) IaaS
5 17 (3.39%) PaaS
6 12 (2.40%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.40%) Office 365
8 2 (0.40%) Asana
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.20%) AdWords
9 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.20%) Serverless
9 1 (0.20%) ServiceMax
9 1 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.98%) MPLS
2 32 (6.39%) BGP
2 32 (6.39%) OSPF
3 29 (5.79%) Firewall
3 29 (5.79%) VPN
4 26 (5.19%) TCP/IP
5 24 (4.79%) DNS
6 19 (3.79%) WAN
7 18 (3.59%) Ethernet
7 18 (3.59%) SAN
8 17 (3.39%) IPsec
9 16 (3.19%) Internet
10 15 (2.99%) EIGRP
10 15 (2.99%) IP Telephony
10 15 (2.99%) SDH
11 12 (2.40%) Reverse Proxy
11 12 (2.40%) Wireless
12 11 (2.20%) WebEx
13 10 (2.00%) VoIP
14 8 (1.60%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (14.57%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.99%) Relational Database
3 12 (2.40%) Power BI
4 11 (2.20%) Big Data
5 9 (1.80%) NoSQL
6 8 (1.60%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.20%) MySQL
9 4 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.40%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.40%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.20%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.20%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (1.00%) CMake
1 5 (1.00%) JIRA
2 4 (0.80%) Maven
3 3 (0.60%) Arquillian
3 3 (0.60%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.60%) IntelliJ
4 2 (0.40%) Polyspace
4 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.40%) VectorCAST
4 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.20%) Ant
5 1 (0.20%) JUnit
5 1 (0.20%) MSTest
5 1 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.20%) Subversion
5 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 314 (62.67%) French Language
2 156 (31.14%) Spanish Language
3 149 (29.74%) Italian Language
4 121 (24.15%) Finance
5 96 (19.16%) Banking
6 65 (12.97%) Telecoms
7 59 (11.78%) Marketing
8 41 (8.18%) Front Office
9 40 (7.98%) Investment Banking
10 25 (4.99%) Mandarin Language
10 25 (4.99%) Swedish Language
11 22 (4.39%) Dutch Language
12 21 (4.19%) Retail
13 20 (3.99%) Advertising
14 16 (3.19%) Automotive
15 15 (2.99%) Manufacturing
16 13 (2.59%) Portuguese Language
17 12 (2.40%) Billing
17 12 (2.40%) Electronics
17 12 (2.40%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 65 (12.97%) Consultant
2 51 (10.18%) Support Engineer
3 50 (9.98%) Applications Support
4 48 (9.58%) Analyst
5 46 (9.18%) Technical Support
6 40 (7.98%) Applications Engineer
6 40 (7.98%) Applications Support Engineer
7 39 (7.78%) Architect
8 38 (7.58%) Project Manager
9 30 (5.99%) Support Analyst
10 23 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
11 20 (3.99%) IT Support
12 19 (3.79%) Senior Applications Engineer
12 19 (3.79%) Senior Applications Support
12 19 (3.79%) Senior Support Engineer
13 18 (3.59%) Graduate
13 18 (3.59%) Presales Consultant
14 17 (3.39%) Technical Analyst
15 16 (3.19%) IT Consultant
15 16 (3.19%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (7.98%) FIX Protocol
2 28 (5.59%) Web Services
3 27 (5.39%) HTML
4 19 (3.79%) XML
5 18 (3.59%) Java EE
6 16 (3.19%) EJB
7 13 (2.59%) MDX
8 12 (2.40%) ActiveMQ
8 12 (2.40%) EJB 3.0
8 12 (2.40%) HornetQ
8 12 (2.40%) Java SE
8 12 (2.40%) JMS
8 12 (2.40%) WebSphere MQ
9 11 (2.20%) .NET
9 11 (2.20%) LDAP
10 10 (2.00%) CSS
11 6 (1.20%) .NET Framework
11 6 (1.20%) REST
12 5 (1.00%) AngularJS
12 5 (1.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 124 (24.75%) Computer Science
2 45 (8.98%) Self-Motivation
3 42 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (8.38%) Data Centre
4 41 (8.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 40 (7.98%) Derivative
5 40 (7.98%) Equities
5 40 (7.98%) Fixed Income
5 40 (7.98%) Hedge funds
6 17 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
7 13 (2.59%) Replication
8 11 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.20%) Linux Command Line
9 10 (2.00%) Algorithms
9 10 (2.00%) User Experience
10 9 (1.80%) Blog
10 9 (1.80%) Robotics
11 8 (1.60%) Social Media
12 7 (1.40%) Marketing Technology
13 6 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 85 (16.97%) Windows
2 75 (14.97%) Linux
3 45 (8.98%) Unix
4 33 (6.59%) Windows Server
5 11 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (1.80%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.80%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.20%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.80%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.60%) Android
10 3 (0.60%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.20%) SUSE
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (15.37%) Problem-Solving
2 74 (14.77%) Project Management
3 56 (11.18%) Presales
4 47 (9.38%) Asset Management
5 44 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (8.58%) Wealth Management
7 42 (8.38%) Analytics
8 37 (7.39%) Decision-Making
8 37 (7.39%) Investment Management
9 35 (6.99%) ITIL
10 24 (4.79%) Project Planning
10 24 (4.79%) Scrum
11 23 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (4.59%) Change Management
11 23 (4.59%) CRM
12 22 (4.39%) Incident Management
12 22 (4.39%) Service Management
12 22 (4.39%) Time Management
13 20 (3.99%) E-Commerce
13 20 (3.99%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 134 (26.75%) SQL
2 70 (13.97%) Java
3 57 (11.38%) Perl
4 56 (11.18%) Python
5 55 (10.98%) C++
6 53 (10.58%) C#
7 52 (10.38%) Bash Shell
8 41 (8.18%) Ruby
9 40 (7.98%) Bourne shell
9 40 (7.98%) Korn
10 30 (5.99%) JavaScript
11 21 (4.19%) Shell Script
12 19 (3.79%) C
13 14 (2.79%) PowerShell
14 10 (2.00%) AWK
15 8 (1.60%) MATLAB
15 8 (1.60%) R
16 7 (1.40%) Assembly Language
16 7 (1.40%) Scala
17 4 (0.80%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 217 (43.31%) Degree
2 47 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (6.19%) CCNP
4 29 (5.79%) CCNA
4 29 (5.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 25 (4.99%) CCIE
6 23 (4.59%) Master's Degree
7 15 (2.99%) CCIP
8 11 (2.20%) PMI Certification
9 10 (2.00%) PMP
9 10 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (1.80%) AWS Certification
11 8 (1.60%) CCIE Data Center
12 7 (1.40%) CCIE Service Provider
13 6 (1.20%) EMC Certification
14 5 (1.00%) VCAP
14 5 (1.00%) VCDX
14 5 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (0.80%) Security Cleared
16 3 (0.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.39%) QA
2 14 (2.79%) SLA
3 10 (2.00%) PMO
4 8 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (1.00%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.00%) JTAG
6 4 (0.80%) GDPR
7 3 (0.60%) IFRS
7 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.60%) SEPA
8 2 (0.40%) PSD2
8 2 (0.40%) TARGET2
9 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.20%) EMIR
9 1 (0.20%) ISO 26262
9 1 (0.20%) MiFID
9 1 (0.20%) MISRA
System Software
1 31 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 22 (4.39%) Hyper-V
3 13 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.40%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.40%) vSphere
5 2 (0.40%) XenApp
5 2 (0.40%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.40%) XenServer
6 1 (0.20%) Docker
6 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.20%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 21 (4.19%) Puppet
2 12 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.80%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (0.60%) Ansible
5 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.20%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.20%) vRealize
Vendors
1 107 (21.36%) Microsoft
2 73 (14.57%) Oracle
3 45 (8.98%) Cisco
4 40 (7.98%) Bloomberg
4 40 (7.98%) FXall
4 40 (7.98%) MarketAxess
4 40 (7.98%) Reuters
4 40 (7.98%) Tradeweb
5 33 (6.59%) Citrix
6 30 (5.99%) VMware
7 25 (4.99%) SAP
8 15 (2.99%) Eze Software Group
8 15 (2.99%) IBM
8 15 (2.99%) ION Trading
8 15 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (2.20%) EMC
9 11 (2.20%) Google
9 11 (2.20%) Red Hat
10 10 (2.00%) Avaloq
10 10 (2.00%) Dell