Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

German Language
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 617 631 618
Rank change year-on-year +14 -13 -74
Permanent jobs citing German Language 660 715 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.38% 0.40%
As % of the General category 0.84% 0.88% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 417 565 647
UK median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -5.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £23,950 £21,550 £22,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35% -7.50%

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 78852 81123 98702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.07% 42.72% 45.06%
Number of salaries quoted 57534 66056 78854
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -17 624 £45,000 +18.42% 31
UK excluding London +17 346 £37,500 - 16
London -2 281 £52,500 +22.09% 17
South East +17 216 £38,000 - 6
North of England +7 50 £53,750 +65.38% 3
North West -6 46 £58,750 +56.67% 2
East of England +10 27 £32,500 -25.71% 3
Midlands +7 25 £26,500 -0.37% 1
West Midlands 0 22 £26,500 +1.15%
South West -21 12 £28,750 -55.77% 1
Wales +19 10 £28,250 +28.41%
Scotland -11 7 £25,000 - 2
Yorkshire +21 4 £41,250 +71.88% 1
East Midlands +38 3 £57,500 +27.07% 1

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 267 (40.45%) French Language
2 196 (29.70%) Finance
3 176 (26.67%) Degree
4 161 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
5 133 (20.15%) SQL
6 118 (17.88%) Banking
7 105 (15.91%) Italian Language
8 97 (14.70%) Spanish Language
9 93 (14.09%) Project Management
10 88 (13.33%) SAP
11 87 (13.18%) Java
12 82 (12.42%) Computer Science
13 80 (12.12%) QA
14 79 (11.97%) SaaS
15 77 (11.67%) Linux
16 76 (11.52%) ITIL
17 75 (11.36%) Windows
18 73 (11.06%) Business Intelligence
19 72 (10.91%) Presales
20 71 (10.76%) JavaScript
20 71 (10.76%) Marketing
21 67 (10.15%) Agile Software Development
22 66 (10.00%) Microsoft
23 59 (8.94%) Oracle
23 59 (8.94%) Enterprise Software
24 56 (8.48%) Unix
25 54 (8.18%) Asset Management
26 52 (7.88%) Retail
27 51 (7.73%) Wealth Management
28 50 (7.58%) Retail Banking

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 17 (2.58%) Confluence
2 9 (1.36%) Skype for Business
3 6 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (0.76%) CMS
4 5 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (0.76%) EPiServer
4 5 (0.76%) JBoss
4 5 (0.76%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.76%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.61%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.45%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.45%) nginx
6 3 (0.45%) SAS
7 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.15%) FileNet
7 1 (0.15%) IIS
7 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 43 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (5.30%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (2.73%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.67%) SPSS
6 5 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.15%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 15 (2.27%) SAP MM
2 10 (1.52%) SAP VC
3 9 (1.36%) SAP CO
3 9 (1.36%) SAP FI
3 9 (1.36%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (1.21%) Eikon
5 7 (1.06%) SAP HCM
5 7 (1.06%) SAP HR
5 7 (1.06%) SAP Payroll
5 7 (1.06%) SAP S/4HANA
6 6 (0.91%) Eloqua
6 6 (0.91%) NetSuite
7 5 (0.76%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.76%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.61%) SAP MDG
9 3 (0.45%) CSG Singleview
9 3 (0.45%) SAP CAR
9 3 (0.45%) SAP POS DM
9 3 (0.45%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 79 (11.97%) SaaS
2 18 (2.73%) SuccessFactors
3 11 (1.67%) Google Analytics
3 11 (1.67%) Office 365
4 9 (1.36%) Adobe Analytics
5 8 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.91%) Boomi
6 6 (0.91%) Taleo
7 2 (0.30%) GitHub
7 2 (0.30%) IaaS
7 2 (0.30%) PaaS
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.15%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (6.82%) Firewall
2 33 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 17 (2.58%) Internet
4 16 (2.42%) MPLS
4 16 (2.42%) VPN
5 14 (2.12%) IPsec
5 14 (2.12%) WAN
6 12 (1.82%) Network Security
7 9 (1.36%) SSL
8 8 (1.21%) BGP
8 8 (1.21%) IP Telephony
8 8 (1.21%) OSPF
9 7 (1.06%) DNS
10 5 (0.76%) DMZ
10 5 (0.76%) LAN
10 5 (0.76%) Skype
11 4 (0.61%) FIX Connectivity
12 3 (0.45%) 5G
12 3 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.30%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (4.85%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.73%) DB2
3 17 (2.58%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.12%) MySQL
5 10 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (0.91%) Data Mining
7 6 (0.91%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.61%) Apache Hive
8 4 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.61%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.61%) OLAP
8 4 (0.61%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (0.61%) SAP HANA
9 3 (0.45%) Big Data
9 3 (0.45%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.30%) Endeca
10 2 (0.30%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 28 (4.24%) JIRA
2 13 (1.97%) Git (software)
3 10 (1.52%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.21%) Robot Framework
4 8 (1.21%) Selenium
5 7 (1.06%) Maven
6 6 (0.91%) Eclipse
7 5 (0.76%) JSUnit
8 4 (0.61%) Eclipse RCP
8 4 (0.61%) Subversion
9 3 (0.45%) PHPUnit
9 3 (0.45%) Ranorex
9 3 (0.45%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.30%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.30%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.30%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.30%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.30%) WebStorm
General
1 267 (40.45%) French Language
2 196 (29.70%) Finance
3 118 (17.88%) Banking
4 105 (15.91%) Italian Language
5 97 (14.70%) Spanish Language
6 71 (10.76%) Marketing
7 52 (7.88%) Retail
8 50 (7.58%) Investment Banking
8 50 (7.58%) Retail Banking
9 43 (6.52%) Dutch Language
9 43 (6.52%) Legal
10 40 (6.06%) Front Office
11 37 (5.61%) Telecoms
12 35 (5.30%) Portuguese Language
13 30 (4.55%) Manufacturing
14 23 (3.48%) Digital Economy
15 19 (2.88%) Automotive
16 18 (2.73%) Financial Institution
17 17 (2.58%) Japanese Language
18 16 (2.42%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 137 (20.76%) Analyst
2 80 (12.12%) Consultant
3 46 (6.97%) Project Manager
4 39 (5.91%) Support Analyst
5 36 (5.45%) Architect
6 32 (4.85%) Developer
6 32 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
7 29 (4.39%) SAP Consultant
8 25 (3.79%) Security Analyst
9 23 (3.48%) SaaS Architect
9 23 (3.48%) Service Analyst
10 22 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
10 22 (3.33%) Technical Support
11 20 (3.03%) Applications Support
11 20 (3.03%) Blue Coat Analyst
11 20 (3.03%) Firewall Analyst
11 20 (3.03%) Graduate
12 19 (2.88%) Delivery Manager
12 19 (2.88%) Support Engineer
13 17 (2.58%) Recruitment Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (6.52%) SOAP
2 37 (5.61%) REST
3 35 (5.30%) HTML
4 22 (3.33%) J2EE
5 21 (3.18%) XML
6 19 (2.88%) CSS
7 13 (1.97%) Web Services
8 10 (1.52%) CSS3
8 10 (1.52%) HTML5
8 10 (1.52%) JSON
8 10 (1.52%) Spring
9 9 (1.36%) Node.js
10 7 (1.06%) .NET
10 7 (1.06%) AngularJS
10 7 (1.06%) Java EE
10 7 (1.06%) RESTful
11 6 (0.91%) JMS
11 6 (0.91%) Middleware
12 5 (0.76%) EDI
12 5 (0.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 161 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (12.42%) Computer Science
3 59 (8.94%) Enterprise Software
4 47 (7.12%) Management Information System
5 33 (5.00%) Reference Data
6 24 (3.64%) iPad
7 18 (2.73%) EPoS
8 15 (2.27%) User Experience
9 13 (1.97%) Hedge funds
10 11 (1.67%) FMCG
10 11 (1.67%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.36%) Virtual Team
12 8 (1.21%) Blackberry
12 8 (1.21%) Data Centre
13 6 (0.91%) Driving Licence
13 6 (0.91%) iPhone
13 6 (0.91%) Social Media
14 5 (0.76%) Derivative
14 5 (0.76%) Internet of Things
15 4 (0.61%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 77 (11.67%) Linux
2 75 (11.36%) Windows
3 56 (8.48%) Unix
4 30 (4.55%) Windows 2000
5 29 (4.39%) Solaris
5 29 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (4.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (2.27%) zOS
8 10 (1.52%) VMS
9 9 (1.36%) Mac OS X
9 9 (1.36%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.91%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.76%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.30%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.30%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.15%) Android
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (14.09%) Project Management
2 76 (11.52%) ITIL
3 73 (11.06%) Business Intelligence
4 72 (10.91%) Presales
5 67 (10.15%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (8.18%) Asset Management
7 51 (7.73%) Wealth Management
8 50 (7.58%) CRM
9 46 (6.97%) Risk Management
9 46 (6.97%) SDLC
10 44 (6.67%) Data Management
10 44 (6.67%) Use Case
11 43 (6.52%) SOA
12 39 (5.91%) Business Analysis
12 39 (5.91%) Requirements Analysis
13 37 (5.61%) Business Process Analysis
13 37 (5.61%) Process Management
14 34 (5.15%) Analytics
14 34 (5.15%) Scrum
15 32 (4.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 133 (20.15%) SQL
2 87 (13.18%) Java
3 71 (10.76%) JavaScript
4 20 (3.03%) Python
5 18 (2.73%) C++
6 17 (2.58%) Perl
7 11 (1.67%) C
8 9 (1.36%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.06%) C#
10 6 (0.91%) VBA
11 5 (0.76%) PHP
12 4 (0.61%) ABAP
12 4 (0.61%) PHP 5
12 4 (0.61%) Ruby
13 3 (0.45%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.30%) Go
14 2 (0.30%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.30%) R
15 1 (0.15%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 176 (26.67%) Degree
2 16 (2.42%) MBA
3 14 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.36%) Master's Degree
5 8 (1.21%) CCNA
5 8 (1.21%) CCNP
5 8 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.21%) CISSP
5 8 (1.21%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.21%) SAP Certification
6 7 (1.06%) CISA
6 7 (1.06%) CISM
6 7 (1.06%) CRISC
7 5 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.61%) ISEB
8 4 (0.61%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.61%) PMP
9 3 (0.45%) CBAP
9 3 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.45%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (12.12%) QA
2 47 (7.12%) SLA
3 18 (2.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.21%) PCI DSS
6 7 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 6 (0.91%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.45%) Actionable Recommendations
8 3 (0.45%) PMO
9 1 (0.15%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 23 (3.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.45%) Docker
3 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (2.42%) Tivoli
2 15 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (0.91%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 5 (0.76%) SCCM
5 4 (0.61%) AirWatch
5 4 (0.61%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.30%) Ansible
6 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.30%) Terraform
7 1 (0.15%) Control-M
7 1 (0.15%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.15%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 88 (13.33%) SAP
2 66 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 59 (8.94%) Oracle
4 45 (6.82%) Cisco
5 34 (5.15%) Blue Coat
5 34 (5.15%) Juniper
6 33 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 33 (5.00%) F5
7 31 (4.70%) Palo Alto
8 28 (4.24%) Crossbeam
8 28 (4.24%) Sourcefire
9 26 (3.94%) IBM
10 23 (3.48%) Citrix
11 22 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
12 17 (2.58%) Ariba
12 17 (2.58%) Tableau
13 13 (1.97%) Cognos
14 12 (1.82%) hybris
15 11 (1.67%) Avaloq
15 11 (1.67%) Google