Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

German Language
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 702 698 682
Rank change year-on-year -4 -16 -87
Permanent jobs citing German Language 409 539 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the General category 0.74% 0.76% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 261 387 420
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,046
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.13% +6.79%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £83,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +10.29%

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 54,998 70,939 70,562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.18% 41.28% 41.71%
Number of salaries quoted 41,284 55,205 56,181
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,756 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,100 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.22% +5.88% -1.16%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -11 376 £42,500 - 36
London +38 229 £52,500 - 21
UK excluding London -15 156 £35,000 - 16
South East -41 71 £55,000 +57.14% 7
East of England +81 30 £24,000 -40.00% 5
North of England +13 22 £33,000 -10.81% 2
Midlands +37 20 £35,000 -12.50% 1
North West +24 20 £30,250 -18.24%
East Midlands +40 16 £35,000 +66.67% 1
Scotland +12 6 £45,000 +136.84% 1
Wales +19 5 £65,000 +188.89%
West Midlands +10 4 £25,500 -36.25%
South West +17 2 - -
Yorkshire +15 2 £35,000 -50.00% 2

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 208 (50.86%) French Language
2 199 (48.66%) Degree
2 199 (48.66%) Finance
3 133 (32.52%) Banking
4 126 (30.81%) Computer Science
5 124 (30.32%) Spanish Language
6 119 (29.10%) Italian Language
7 96 (23.47%) Wealth Management
7 96 (23.47%) Asset Management
8 90 (22.00%) Oracle
9 87 (21.27%) SQL
10 72 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
11 68 (16.63%) Java
12 64 (15.65%) SaaS
13 60 (14.67%) Business Analysis
14 58 (14.18%) Python
15 57 (13.94%) Derivative
16 56 (13.69%) Change Management
17 55 (13.45%) C++
18 54 (13.20%) Perl
18 54 (13.20%) Software Engineering
18 54 (13.20%) Decision-Making
19 50 (12.22%) thinkFolio
19 50 (12.22%) Investment Management
19 50 (12.22%) Hedge funds
19 50 (12.22%) C#
19 50 (12.22%) ITIL
19 50 (12.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 50 (12.22%) Front Office
19 50 (12.22%) Fixed Income

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 48 (11.74%) Apache
2 46 (11.25%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.20%) IIS
4 7 (1.71%) OpenStack
5 6 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (1.22%) CMS
7 4 (0.98%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.73%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.73%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.49%) JBoss
9 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.24%) Confluence
10 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (3.18%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 50 (12.22%) thinkFolio
2 37 (9.05%) Temenos T24
3 13 (3.18%) Eze OMS
4 11 (2.69%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (1.47%) Front Arena
5 6 (1.47%) Markit EDM
5 6 (1.47%) SAP HCM
5 6 (1.47%) SAP Payroll
6 5 (1.22%) NetSuite
6 5 (1.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.73%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.73%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.73%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 64 (15.65%) SaaS
2 16 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.71%) PaaS
5 6 (1.47%) IaaS
5 6 (1.47%) Office 365
6 5 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.98%) G Suite
8 3 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.73%) Force.com
9 2 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.49%) Datadog
10 1 (0.24%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle CX
10 1 (0.24%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.24%) Responsys
10 1 (0.24%) Silverpop
10 1 (0.24%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.40%) WAN
2 15 (3.67%) MPLS
3 13 (3.18%) BGP
3 13 (3.18%) OSPF
4 12 (2.93%) Firewall
4 12 (2.93%) IP Telephony
4 12 (2.93%) IPsec
5 9 (2.20%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.20%) Unified Communications
5 9 (2.20%) VPN
5 9 (2.20%) Wireless
6 7 (1.71%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (1.47%) LAN
7 6 (1.47%) Wireless Security
8 5 (1.22%) VoIP
9 3 (0.73%) DHCP
9 3 (0.73%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (0.73%) Internet
9 3 (0.73%) iSCSI
9 3 (0.73%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (10.27%) Relational Database
2 30 (7.33%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.20%) Big Data
4 5 (1.22%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.73%) BigQuery
6 2 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.49%) DB2
6 2 (0.49%) JasperReports
6 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.24%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.24%) GIS
7 1 (0.24%) Looker
7 1 (0.24%) MOLAP
7 1 (0.24%) MS Access
7 1 (0.24%) OLAP
7 1 (0.24%) Power BI
7 1 (0.24%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.73%) JIRA
1 3 (0.73%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (0.49%) CMake
3 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.24%) Selenium
3 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
General
1 208 (50.86%) French Language
2 199 (48.66%) Finance
3 133 (32.52%) Banking
4 124 (30.32%) Spanish Language
5 119 (29.10%) Italian Language
6 50 (12.22%) Front Office
7 38 (9.29%) Financial Institution
8 37 (9.05%) Private Banking
9 36 (8.80%) Games
10 31 (7.58%) Dutch Language
10 31 (7.58%) Telecoms
11 22 (5.38%) Manufacturing
11 22 (5.38%) Marketing
12 21 (5.13%) Retail
13 16 (3.91%) Investment Banking
14 11 (2.69%) Advertising
14 11 (2.69%) Back Office
14 11 (2.69%) Electronics
14 11 (2.69%) Portuguese Language
15 8 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 74 (18.09%) Analyst
2 63 (15.40%) Consultant
3 42 (10.27%) Business Analyst
4 34 (8.31%) Support Engineer
5 33 (8.07%) IT Consultant
6 30 (7.33%) Operations Analyst
6 30 (7.33%) Operations Business Analyst
7 28 (6.85%) Treasury Business Analyst
8 27 (6.60%) Agile Business Analyst
9 23 (5.62%) Lead Business Analyst
10 20 (4.89%) Technical Support
11 19 (4.65%) IT Support
12 18 (4.40%) Architect
13 15 (3.67%) Help Desk Support
14 14 (3.42%) Agile Scrum Master
14 14 (3.42%) Operations Engineer
14 14 (3.42%) Scrum Master
14 14 (3.42%) Senior Analyst
14 14 (3.42%) Senior Business Analyst
15 13 (3.18%) Logistics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (10.76%) FIX Protocol
2 17 (4.16%) XML
3 16 (3.91%) .NET
4 9 (2.20%) JSON
5 7 (1.71%) Web Services
6 5 (1.22%) libvirt
7 4 (0.98%) HTML
8 3 (0.73%) J2EE
9 2 (0.49%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (0.49%) Apache POI
9 2 (0.49%) COM
9 2 (0.49%) EDI
9 2 (0.49%) MDX
9 2 (0.49%) Velocity
10 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.24%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.24%) jQuery
10 1 (0.24%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (0.24%) WCF
10 1 (0.24%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 57 (13.94%) Derivative
2 50 (12.22%) Equities
2 50 (12.22%) Fixed Income
2 50 (12.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 50 (12.22%) Hedge funds
3 37 (9.05%) Management Information System
4 21 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.16%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (1.71%) Market Risk
7 7 (1.71%) OTC Derivatives
8 6 (1.47%) Blog
8 6 (1.47%) Fintech
8 6 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.22%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.98%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.98%) EMC VMAX
10 4 (0.98%) Social Media
11 3 (0.73%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.29%) Windows
2 29 (7.09%) Linux
3 16 (3.91%) Windows Server
4 14 (3.42%) Unix
5 5 (1.22%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.73%) AIX
6 3 (0.73%) HPUX
6 3 (0.73%) IRIX
6 3 (0.73%) Solaris
7 2 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.24%) Android
8 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.24%) Debian
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (30.81%) Computer Science
2 96 (23.47%) Asset Management
2 96 (23.47%) Wealth Management
3 72 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (14.67%) Business Analysis
5 56 (13.69%) Change Management
6 54 (13.20%) Decision-Making
6 54 (13.20%) Software Engineering
7 50 (12.22%) Investment Management
7 50 (12.22%) ITIL
8 44 (10.76%) Economics
9 42 (10.27%) Information Security
10 39 (9.54%) User Stories
11 38 (9.29%) Scrum
12 37 (9.05%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 36 (8.80%) Portfolio Management
14 34 (8.31%) Continuous Improvement
14 34 (8.31%) Presales
15 32 (7.82%) Fund Management
16 30 (7.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 87 (21.27%) SQL
2 68 (16.63%) Java
3 58 (14.18%) Python
4 55 (13.45%) C++
5 54 (13.20%) Perl
6 50 (12.22%) C#
7 44 (10.76%) Bash Shell
8 37 (9.05%) Ruby
9 18 (4.40%) PowerShell
10 10 (2.44%) Bourne shell
10 10 (2.44%) Korn
11 8 (1.96%) C
11 8 (1.96%) VBA
12 7 (1.71%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.98%) MATLAB
13 4 (0.98%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.98%) R
14 2 (0.49%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 199 (48.66%) Degree
2 22 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (5.38%) SAFe Agilist
3 14 (3.42%) CCNA
4 13 (3.18%) CCNP
5 11 (2.69%) Master's Degree
6 10 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (1.96%) MCP
8 7 (1.71%) CCIE
9 6 (1.47%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 6 (1.47%) CCIE Service Provider
10 5 (1.22%) CISM
10 5 (1.22%) CISSP
10 5 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.22%) MCSA
10 5 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.49%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.49%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.24%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.78%) QA
2 16 (3.91%) SLA
3 9 (2.20%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.98%) GDPR
6 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.49%) ISO 15022
6 2 (0.49%) ISO 20022
6 2 (0.49%) JTAG
6 2 (0.49%) SEPA
7 1 (0.24%) GxP
7 1 (0.24%) PSD2
System Software
1 30 (7.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.96%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.22%) KVM
5 1 (0.24%) Ceph
5 1 (0.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.47%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.22%) Juju
3 2 (0.49%) Nagios
4 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 90 (22.00%) Oracle
2 44 (10.76%) Bloomberg
2 44 (10.76%) Eze Software Group
2 44 (10.76%) FXall
2 44 (10.76%) ION Trading
2 44 (10.76%) MarketAxess
2 44 (10.76%) Reuters
2 44 (10.76%) Tradeweb
3 34 (8.31%) Avaloq
4 33 (8.07%) Cisco
5 27 (6.60%) Microsoft
6 20 (4.89%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (4.16%) VMware
8 16 (3.91%) SAP
9 15 (3.67%) Cadence
10 14 (3.42%) Dell
11 13 (3.18%) Citrix
12 10 (2.44%) EMC
12 10 (2.44%) Google
12 10 (2.44%) NetApp