Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

German Language
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 649 668 627
Rank change year-on-year +19 -41 +5
Permanent jobs citing German Language 607 584 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.33% 0.41%
As % of the General category 0.83% 0.77% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 449 435 650
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £23,490
90th Percentile £75,250 £82,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -9.93%

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 73,043 75,765 89,335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.54% 42.66% 43.94%
Number of salaries quoted 56,281 58,036 72,710
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% - +1.18%

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 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for German Language in the UK

German Language
Top 16 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 17 July 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 +19 573 £42,500 +6.25% 90
UK excluding London -9 303 £35,000 - 55
London +48 287 £50,000 -7.83% 41
South East -3 178 £35,000 -7.89% 16
East of England +12 36 £40,000 +56.86% 12
North of England -11 26 £37,000 +45.10% 12
South West +23 25 £26,000 -46.39% 2
North West -13 20 £37,000 +45.10% 9
Midlands +12 19 £40,000 +50.94% 7
West Midlands +12 17 £40,000 +50.94% 7
Scotland -23 13 £19,000 -66.22% 5
Wales +5 5 £22,500 +15.38% 1
Yorkshire +23 4 £31,000 -11.43% 2
East Midlands +3 2 £21,000 -
North East - 2 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 304 (50.08%) French Language
2 260 (42.83%) Degree
3 177 (29.16%) Finance
4 171 (28.17%) Italian Language
5 164 (27.02%) Microsoft
6 141 (23.23%) SQL
7 135 (22.24%) Spanish Language
8 120 (19.77%) Windows
9 118 (19.44%) Computer Science
10 114 (18.78%) Project Management
11 113 (18.62%) Banking
12 93 (15.32%) Presales
13 91 (14.99%) Java
14 90 (14.83%) Oracle
15 89 (14.66%) SQL Server
16 80 (13.18%) Cisco
17 79 (13.01%) Linux
18 77 (12.69%) VMware
19 72 (11.86%) Microsoft Office
20 71 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
21 70 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
21 70 (11.53%) Marketing
22 66 (10.87%) Windows Server
23 64 (10.54%) Telecoms
24 63 (10.38%) SaaS
25 62 (10.21%) ITIL
25 62 (10.21%) Unix
26 60 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
27 59 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
28 56 (9.23%) Computer Science Degree

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 37 (6.10%) Apache
1 37 (6.10%) Tomcat
2 31 (5.11%) IIS
3 22 (3.62%) SharePoint
4 15 (2.47%) WebSphere
5 11 (1.81%) MQSeries
6 9 (1.48%) SAS
7 8 (1.32%) Confluence
7 8 (1.32%) JBoss
8 6 (0.99%) Skype for Business
8 6 (0.99%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.82%) IBM Notes
9 5 (0.82%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.66%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.66%) Predix
10 4 (0.66%) ThingWorx
11 2 (0.33%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.16%) CMS
Applications
1 72 (11.86%) Microsoft Office
2 54 (8.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (4.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (1.98%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.99%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.49%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.33%) SPSS
7 2 (0.33%) Stata
Business Applications
1 37 (6.10%) thinkFolio
2 12 (1.98%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (1.15%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.82%) Eikon
4 5 (0.82%) SAP Business One
5 3 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.33%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.33%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.16%) SAP AFS
7 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.16%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.16%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 63 (10.38%) SaaS
2 59 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (4.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 19 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (2.47%) Office 365
7 14 (2.31%) IaaS
8 11 (1.81%) PaaS
9 4 (0.66%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.16%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.16%) Force.com
11 1 (0.16%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 45 (7.41%) Wireless
2 23 (3.79%) Internet
3 21 (3.46%) TCP/IP
4 20 (3.29%) BGP
4 20 (3.29%) WebEx
5 19 (3.13%) DNS
6 18 (2.97%) MPLS
7 17 (2.80%) Unified Communications
8 16 (2.64%) OSPF
9 14 (2.31%) DHCP
10 12 (1.98%) Wireless Security
11 11 (1.81%) WAN
12 10 (1.65%) Firewall
13 9 (1.48%) IPsec
14 8 (1.32%) Ethernet
14 8 (1.32%) IP Telephony
15 7 (1.15%) EIGRP
15 7 (1.15%) SAN
15 7 (1.15%) SDH
15 7 (1.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (14.66%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.29%) Relational Database
3 14 (2.31%) Big Data
3 14 (2.31%) Oracle Database
3 14 (2.31%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (0.99%) MySQL
5 4 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.49%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.33%) OLAP
7 2 (0.33%) OLTP
7 2 (0.33%) Pentaho
7 2 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.16%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.16%) QlikView
8 1 (0.16%) Redis
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (2.14%) JIRA
2 9 (1.48%) Ant
2 9 (1.48%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.32%) Subversion
4 4 (0.66%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.66%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (0.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.33%) JSUnit
5 2 (0.33%) Robot Framework
5 2 (0.33%) Selenium
6 1 (0.16%) JUnit
6 1 (0.16%) Maven
6 1 (0.16%) MSTest
6 1 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.16%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 304 (50.08%) French Language
2 177 (29.16%) Finance
3 171 (28.17%) Italian Language
4 135 (22.24%) Spanish Language
5 113 (18.62%) Banking
6 70 (11.53%) Marketing
7 64 (10.54%) Telecoms
8 51 (8.40%) Dutch Language
9 45 (7.41%) Retail
10 41 (6.75%) Manufacturing
11 39 (6.43%) Front Office
12 27 (4.45%) Mandarin Language
13 22 (3.62%) Pharmaceutical
14 21 (3.46%) Investment Banking
14 21 (3.46%) Portuguese Language
15 19 (3.13%) Automotive
16 18 (2.97%) Russian Language
17 14 (2.31%) Publishing
18 11 (1.81%) Advertising
18 11 (1.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 94 (15.49%) Consultant
2 86 (14.17%) Analyst
3 75 (12.36%) Support Engineer
4 68 (11.20%) Technical Support
5 64 (10.54%) Architect
6 61 (10.05%) Support Analyst
7 56 (9.23%) Applications Support
8 54 (8.90%) Solutions Architect
9 39 (6.43%) Technical Architect
10 38 (6.26%) Applications Engineer
10 38 (6.26%) Applications Support Engineer
11 35 (5.77%) Technical Solutions Architect
12 29 (4.78%) Cloud Architect
13 28 (4.61%) Technical Analyst
14 26 (4.28%) Developer
14 26 (4.28%) Technical Support Analyst
15 25 (4.12%) Cloud Solutions Architect
16 24 (3.95%) Implementation Consultant
16 24 (3.95%) IT Support
17 23 (3.79%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (6.75%) XML
2 37 (6.10%) FIX Protocol
3 34 (5.60%) HTML
4 29 (4.78%) Web Services
5 18 (2.97%) .NET
6 14 (2.31%) J2EE
7 13 (2.14%) Java EE
8 9 (1.48%) JSP
9 8 (1.32%) CSS
9 8 (1.32%) LDAP
9 8 (1.32%) Middleware
10 5 (0.82%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.82%) Spring
11 4 (0.66%) GWT
11 4 (0.66%) JSON
11 4 (0.66%) MyBatis
11 4 (0.66%) Struts
11 4 (0.66%) SWT
12 3 (0.49%) AngularJS
12 3 (0.49%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 118 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 70 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (8.57%) Data Centre
4 39 (6.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 39 (6.43%) Self-Motivation
5 37 (6.10%) Derivative
5 37 (6.10%) Equities
5 37 (6.10%) Fixed Income
5 37 (6.10%) Hedge funds
6 27 (4.45%) Management Information System
7 26 (4.28%) Life Science
8 23 (3.79%) EMC VMAX
9 17 (2.80%) Virtual Team
10 15 (2.47%) Mobile App
11 14 (2.31%) Social Media
12 11 (1.81%) FMCG
13 10 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.65%) Internet of Things
14 9 (1.48%) Fintech
15 7 (1.15%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 120 (19.77%) Windows
2 79 (13.01%) Linux
3 66 (10.87%) Windows Server
4 62 (10.21%) Unix
5 11 (1.81%) Windows 7
6 10 (1.65%) AIX
6 10 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.32%) Windows 8
7 8 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.99%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.82%) Android
9 5 (0.82%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.49%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.33%) Solaris
12 1 (0.16%) HPUX
12 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (18.78%) Project Management
2 93 (15.32%) Presales
3 71 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
4 62 (10.21%) ITIL
5 55 (9.06%) Decision-Making
6 54 (8.90%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (8.07%) ERP
8 46 (7.58%) Asset Management
9 44 (7.25%) CRM
10 42 (6.92%) Business Development
11 39 (6.43%) Analytics
11 39 (6.43%) Business Intelligence
12 37 (6.10%) Wealth Management
13 35 (5.77%) Network Design
13 35 (5.77%) Technical Architecture
14 33 (5.44%) Scrum
15 27 (4.45%) E-Commerce
15 27 (4.45%) Value Proposition
16 26 (4.28%) Service Management
16 26 (4.28%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 141 (23.23%) SQL
2 91 (14.99%) Java
3 54 (8.90%) Perl
4 46 (7.58%) C++
5 44 (7.25%) C#
6 42 (6.92%) Python
7 41 (6.75%) JavaScript
8 39 (6.43%) Bash Shell
9 37 (6.10%) Bourne shell
9 37 (6.10%) Korn
9 37 (6.10%) Ruby
10 30 (4.94%) C
11 13 (2.14%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.48%) VBA
13 8 (1.32%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.82%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.49%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.33%) AWK
16 2 (0.33%) R
16 2 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 260 (42.83%) Degree
2 60 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (9.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 53 (8.73%) CCNA
5 42 (6.92%) CCIE
6 35 (5.77%) CCIE Data Center
6 35 (5.77%) CCIE Service Provider
7 25 (4.12%) VCAP
8 24 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 23 (3.79%) EMC Certification
10 21 (3.46%) VCDX
11 19 (3.13%) CCNP
12 10 (1.65%) Master's Degree
13 8 (1.32%) PMI Certification
14 7 (1.15%) CCIP
14 7 (1.15%) CISSP
14 7 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.99%) CREST Certified
16 5 (0.82%) ACCA
16 5 (0.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.47%) SLA
2 12 (1.98%) QA
3 10 (1.65%) COBIT
4 8 (1.32%) GAMP
5 7 (1.15%) GDPR
5 7 (1.15%) PMO
6 5 (0.82%) IFRS
6 5 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.66%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.16%) EMIR
9 1 (0.16%) FATCA
9 1 (0.16%) MiFID
9 1 (0.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 53 (8.73%) Active Directory
2 38 (6.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.64%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.66%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.16%) Docker
7 1 (0.16%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.16%) vSphere
7 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (0.99%) SCCM
2 5 (0.82%) Jamf Pro
3 4 (0.66%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (0.66%) Puppet
4 3 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.16%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.16%) SCOM
6 1 (0.16%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.16%) SCSM
6 1 (0.16%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.16%) vRealize
Vendors
1 164 (27.02%) Microsoft
2 90 (14.83%) Oracle
3 80 (13.18%) Cisco
4 77 (12.69%) VMware
5 42 (6.92%) Bloomberg
5 42 (6.92%) EMC
6 41 (6.75%) Citrix
7 40 (6.59%) F5
8 38 (6.26%) Splunk
9 37 (6.10%) Dell
9 37 (6.10%) FXall
9 37 (6.10%) MarketAxess
9 37 (6.10%) NetApp
9 37 (6.10%) Reuters
9 37 (6.10%) Tradeweb
10 35 (5.77%) Google
11 32 (5.27%) Salesforce.com
12 18 (2.97%) SAP
13 10 (1.65%) Cognizant
14 9 (1.48%) TOWER Software