Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

German Language
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 647 623 629
Rank change year-on-year -24 +6 -81
Permanent jobs citing German Language 615 772 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.39% 0.39%
As % of the General category 0.81% 0.91% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 418 625 621
UK median annual salary £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% -9.33% -7.41%

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 75481 85077 97166
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.87% 43.18% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 55873 69657 76930
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.15% +2.35% -

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 August 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 22 August 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 -9 586 £42,500 +13.33% 57
UK excluding London -33 298 £35,000 +2.94% 31
London -21 291 £55,000 +18.28% 25
South East +56 182 £38,000 +8.57% 6
North of England -3 45 £25,500 +6.25% 10
North West +1 44 £25,500 -32.00% 8
Midlands -23 27 £26,500 +1.15% 3
East of England -1 26 £25,500 -32.00% 8
West Midlands -23 24 £26,500 +1.15% 1
South West -8 8 £35,000 -46.15% 2
Wales -5 6 £24,500 +2.08% 1
Scotland -5 5 £56,250 +70.45% 1
East Midlands +12 3 £57,500 +53.33% 2
Yorkshire +8 1 £35,000 +45.83% 1

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 265 (43.09%) French Language
2 163 (26.50%) Finance
3 133 (21.63%) Degree
4 127 (20.65%) Analytical Skills
5 114 (18.54%) Banking
6 102 (16.59%) Retail
7 95 (15.45%) Windows
8 92 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
9 89 (14.47%) Spanish Language
10 88 (14.31%) Italian Language
11 84 (13.66%) Project Management
12 80 (13.01%) ITIL
13 78 (12.68%) Linux
14 77 (12.52%) SAP
15 76 (12.36%) SQL
16 70 (11.38%) Marketing
17 66 (10.73%) SLA
18 64 (10.41%) Microsoft
19 63 (10.24%) Java
20 60 (9.76%) Unix
21 59 (9.59%) Cisco
22 56 (9.11%) TCP/IP
22 56 (9.11%) Firewall
23 55 (8.94%) Microsoft Excel
23 55 (8.94%) QA
24 54 (8.78%) Dutch Language
25 53 (8.62%) Presales
26 51 (8.29%) Asset Management
27 50 (8.13%) Legal
28 49 (7.97%) Risk Management

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 20 (3.25%) Confluence
2 10 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (1.63%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.98%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.81%) IIS
4 5 (0.81%) SAS
4 5 (0.81%) Skype for Business
5 4 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.49%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.49%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.33%) Apache
7 2 (0.33%) CMS
7 2 (0.33%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.33%) WordPress
8 1 (0.16%) FileNet
8 1 (0.16%) JBoss
8 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 55 (8.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (5.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 29 (4.72%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (2.60%) SPSS
5 12 (1.95%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.16%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.16%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.16%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 18 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.11%) NetSuite
3 11 (1.79%) SAP CO
3 11 (1.79%) SAP FI
3 11 (1.79%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (1.63%) Eloqua
5 7 (1.14%) SAP Retail
5 7 (1.14%) SAP S/4HANA
5 7 (1.14%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.49%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.49%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.49%) SAP CAR
6 3 (0.49%) SAP FI-AP
6 3 (0.49%) SAP FI-AR
6 3 (0.49%) SAP POS DM
6 3 (0.49%) SAP PS
7 2 (0.33%) Sage X3
7 2 (0.33%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.33%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 47 (7.64%) SaaS
2 21 (3.41%) SuccessFactors
3 20 (3.25%) Office 365
4 13 (2.11%) Google Analytics
4 13 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (1.95%) Adobe Analytics
6 10 (1.63%) Boomi
6 10 (1.63%) Taleo
7 7 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.65%) iPaaS
9 3 (0.49%) IaaS
9 3 (0.49%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.49%) PaaS
10 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.33%) GitHub
11 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.16%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (9.11%) Firewall
1 56 (9.11%) TCP/IP
2 16 (2.60%) VPN
3 14 (2.28%) Internet
4 10 (1.63%) IPsec
4 10 (1.63%) Network Security
4 10 (1.63%) WAN
5 9 (1.46%) MPLS
6 8 (1.30%) Skype
7 7 (1.14%) SSL
8 5 (0.81%) BGP
8 5 (0.81%) DMZ
8 5 (0.81%) DNS
8 5 (0.81%) LAN
8 5 (0.81%) VoIP
9 4 (0.65%) IP Telephony
9 4 (0.65%) OSPF
10 2 (0.33%) Broadband
10 2 (0.33%) DHCP
10 2 (0.33%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.95%) MySQL
3 11 (1.79%) DB2
4 8 (1.30%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (0.98%) NoSQL
7 5 (0.81%) Big Data
7 5 (0.81%) SAP HANA
8 4 (0.65%) Apache Hive
8 4 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.65%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.65%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.65%) OLAP
8 4 (0.65%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (0.49%) Endeca
9 3 (0.49%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (4.55%) JIRA
2 10 (1.63%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.63%) Maven
3 8 (1.30%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.98%) Robot Framework
5 4 (0.65%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.65%) JSUnit
5 4 (0.65%) Selenium
6 3 (0.49%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.49%) SpecFlow
6 3 (0.49%) Subversion
6 3 (0.49%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.33%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.33%) Ranorex
7 2 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.33%) WebStorm
8 1 (0.16%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 265 (43.09%) French Language
2 163 (26.50%) Finance
3 114 (18.54%) Banking
4 102 (16.59%) Retail
5 89 (14.47%) Spanish Language
6 88 (14.31%) Italian Language
7 70 (11.38%) Marketing
8 54 (8.78%) Dutch Language
9 50 (8.13%) Legal
10 49 (7.97%) Investment Banking
11 48 (7.80%) Retail Banking
12 46 (7.48%) Telecoms
13 44 (7.15%) Portuguese Language
14 27 (4.39%) Digital Economy
15 22 (3.58%) Billing
16 19 (3.09%) Polish Language
17 17 (2.76%) Front Office
18 16 (2.60%) Turkish Language
19 15 (2.44%) Automotive
20 13 (2.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 105 (17.07%) Analyst
2 74 (12.03%) Consultant
3 46 (7.48%) Project Manager
4 33 (5.37%) SAP Consultant
4 33 (5.37%) Security Engineer
4 33 (5.37%) Support Analyst
5 27 (4.39%) Recruitment Consultant
6 26 (4.23%) Support Engineer
7 24 (3.90%) Architect
7 24 (3.90%) Developer
8 23 (3.74%) 1st Line Support
8 23 (3.74%) Delivery Manager
9 21 (3.41%) Senior Manager
10 20 (3.25%) IT Consultant
10 20 (3.25%) Solutions Architect
11 19 (3.09%) Service Analyst
12 18 (2.93%) Delivery Project Manager
12 18 (2.93%) SAP Financial Consultant
13 17 (2.76%) IT Recruitment Consultant
13 17 (2.76%) Telecoms Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.37%) HTML
2 26 (4.23%) XML
3 25 (4.07%) SOAP
4 17 (2.76%) Web Services
5 16 (2.60%) CSS
6 15 (2.44%) REST
7 14 (2.28%) J2EE
8 12 (1.95%) Spring
9 10 (1.63%) JMS
10 9 (1.46%) .NET
10 9 (1.46%) JSON
11 8 (1.30%) RESTful
12 6 (0.98%) AngularJS
12 6 (0.98%) CSS3
12 6 (0.98%) HTML5
12 6 (0.98%) Java EE
12 6 (0.98%) Node.js
13 5 (0.81%) Middleware
14 4 (0.65%) ASP.NET
15 3 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 127 (20.65%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (7.64%) Management Information System
3 44 (7.15%) Computer Science
4 37 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (5.04%) Reference Data
6 23 (3.74%) User Experience
7 22 (3.58%) EPoS
8 19 (3.09%) iPad
9 16 (2.60%) iPhone
10 10 (1.63%) Social Media
11 9 (1.46%) Hedge funds
12 8 (1.30%) Fintech
12 8 (1.30%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.98%) Derivative
14 5 (0.81%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.81%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.81%) Smartphone
15 4 (0.65%) Data Centre
15 4 (0.65%) FMCG
15 4 (0.65%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 95 (15.45%) Windows
2 78 (12.68%) Linux
3 60 (9.76%) Unix
4 27 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (4.07%) Solaris
6 25 (4.07%) Windows 2000
7 11 (1.79%) Windows Server
8 10 (1.63%) VMS
8 10 (1.63%) Windows 7
9 9 (1.46%) zOS
10 8 (1.30%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.98%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.81%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.65%) Android
14 3 (0.49%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.49%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.33%) AIX
16 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.16%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (13.66%) Project Management
3 80 (13.01%) ITIL
4 53 (8.62%) Presales
5 51 (8.29%) Asset Management
6 49 (7.97%) Risk Management
6 49 (7.97%) Wealth Management
7 44 (7.15%) Business Analysis
8 41 (6.67%) Analytics
8 41 (6.67%) CRM
9 39 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
10 36 (5.85%) Data Management
10 36 (5.85%) Requirements Analysis
10 36 (5.85%) Scrum
11 32 (5.20%) Process Management
12 31 (5.04%) E-Commerce
13 30 (4.88%) SOA
14 29 (4.72%) Business Development
15 27 (4.39%) Mentoring
15 27 (4.39%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 76 (12.36%) SQL
2 63 (10.24%) Java
3 49 (7.97%) JavaScript
4 18 (2.93%) Python
5 14 (2.28%) C++
6 12 (1.95%) Perl
7 10 (1.63%) VBA
8 9 (1.46%) C
9 8 (1.30%) ABAP
10 7 (1.14%) PowerShell
11 6 (0.98%) C#
11 6 (0.98%) PHP
11 6 (0.98%) R
12 5 (0.81%) Ruby
13 2 (0.33%) Go
14 1 (0.16%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.16%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 133 (21.63%) Degree
2 16 (2.60%) MBA
3 12 (1.95%) Master's Degree
4 9 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.14%) Postgraduate
6 6 (0.98%) MOS
6 6 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (0.81%) CCNA
7 5 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.81%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.65%) ACCA
8 4 (0.65%) CCNP
8 4 (0.65%) PMP
9 3 (0.49%) CCA
9 3 (0.49%) ISEB
9 3 (0.49%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.33%) IIBA
10 2 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (10.73%) SLA
2 55 (8.94%) QA
3 16 (2.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.14%) Actionable Recommendations
4 7 (1.14%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.49%) GDPR
5 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.49%) PMO
6 1 (0.16%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 26262
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (4.07%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.33%) XenApp
4 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (1.63%) Tivoli
1 10 (1.63%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 9 (1.46%) AirWatch
2 9 (1.46%) SCCM
2 9 (1.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (0.98%) XenMobile
4 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.33%) Ansible
5 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.33%) Terraform
6 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.16%) Control-M
6 1 (0.16%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 77 (12.52%) SAP
2 64 (10.41%) Microsoft
3 59 (9.59%) Cisco
4 47 (7.64%) Oracle
5 46 (7.48%) CheckPoint
5 46 (7.48%) Juniper
6 45 (7.32%) Blue Coat
6 45 (7.32%) F5
6 45 (7.32%) Palo Alto
7 25 (4.07%) Citrix
7 25 (4.07%) Crossbeam
7 25 (4.07%) IBM
7 25 (4.07%) Sourcefire
8 22 (3.58%) Salesforce.com
9 21 (3.41%) Ariba
10 18 (2.93%) Tableau
11 17 (2.76%) Adobe
12 14 (2.28%) ServiceNow
12 14 (2.28%) VMware
13 13 (2.11%) Google