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

German Language
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 613 612 651
Rank change year-on-year -1 +39 -106
Permanent jobs citing German Language 650 742 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the General category 0.86% 0.91% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 416 599 599
UK median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,500 £22,950
90th Percentile £82,500 £71,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -6.25%

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 75899 81514 96660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.46% 42.52% 44.38%
Number of salaries quoted 55094 66550 76850
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £81,250
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 October 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 October 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 +17 618 £45,000 +20.00% 54
UK excluding London +7 329 £37,500 +7.14% 21
London -19 297 £55,000 +27.91% 34
South East +40 194 £38,000 +8.57% 8
North of England +26 56 £42,500 +13.33% 5
North West +20 52 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Midlands 0 27 £26,500 -3.64% 2
East of England +16 25 £25,500 -41.71% 3
West Midlands -7 24 £26,500 +1.15% 1
Wales +19 10 £28,250 +22.83% 1
South West +5 10 £31,500 -53.33%
Scotland -15 8 £23,750 -31.16% 2
Yorkshire +10 4 £41,250 +71.88% 2
East Midlands +47 3 £57,500 +24.32% 1

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 (40.77%) French Language
2 187 (28.77%) Finance
3 159 (24.46%) Degree
4 155 (23.85%) Analytical Skills
5 119 (18.31%) Banking
6 115 (17.69%) SQL
7 106 (16.31%) Retail
7 106 (16.31%) Italian Language
8 97 (14.92%) Spanish Language
9 92 (14.15%) SAP
10 87 (13.38%) Project Management
11 81 (12.46%) Java
12 79 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
13 78 (12.00%) QA
13 78 (12.00%) ITIL
14 73 (11.23%) Windows
15 71 (10.92%) Computer Science
16 70 (10.77%) Linux
17 69 (10.62%) Marketing
18 67 (10.31%) JavaScript
19 62 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
20 60 (9.23%) SaaS
21 59 (9.08%) Presales
21 59 (9.08%) Microsoft
22 55 (8.46%) Asset Management
23 54 (8.31%) Oracle
23 54 (8.31%) Unix
24 52 (8.00%) Investment Banking
24 52 (8.00%) Wealth Management
25 51 (7.85%) 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 19 (2.92%) Confluence
2 8 (1.23%) Skype for Business
3 6 (0.92%) MS Exchange
3 6 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (0.92%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.92%) WebSphere
4 5 (0.77%) CMS
4 5 (0.77%) EPiServer
4 5 (0.77%) JBoss
4 5 (0.77%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (0.62%) SAS
6 2 (0.31%) nginx
7 1 (0.15%) Apache
7 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.15%) FileNet
7 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 43 (6.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (4.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 23 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
4 15 (2.31%) SPSS
5 12 (1.85%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
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 18 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.15%) SAP MM
3 11 (1.69%) SAP CO
3 11 (1.69%) SAP FI
3 11 (1.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (1.38%) SAP VC
5 7 (1.08%) NetSuite
5 7 (1.08%) SAP S/4HANA
6 6 (0.92%) Eikon
6 6 (0.92%) Eloqua
6 6 (0.92%) SAP HCM
6 6 (0.92%) SAP HR
6 6 (0.92%) SAP Payroll
6 6 (0.92%) SAP Retail
6 6 (0.92%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.62%) SAP CAR
7 4 (0.62%) SAP POS DM
8 3 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.46%) SAP MDG
8 3 (0.46%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 60 (9.23%) SaaS
2 18 (2.77%) SuccessFactors
3 13 (2.00%) Google Analytics
3 13 (2.00%) Office 365
4 12 (1.85%) Adobe Analytics
5 8 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (0.92%) Boomi
7 6 (0.92%) Taleo
8 2 (0.31%) GitHub
8 2 (0.31%) IaaS
8 2 (0.31%) PaaS
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.15%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.15%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 44 (6.77%) Firewall
2 41 (6.31%) TCP/IP
3 18 (2.77%) VPN
4 16 (2.46%) MPLS
5 15 (2.31%) WAN
6 14 (2.15%) IPsec
7 12 (1.85%) Network Security
8 11 (1.69%) Internet
9 9 (1.38%) BGP
9 9 (1.38%) SSL
10 8 (1.23%) IP Telephony
10 8 (1.23%) OSPF
11 7 (1.08%) DNS
12 6 (0.92%) Skype
13 5 (0.77%) DMZ
13 5 (0.77%) LAN
14 4 (0.62%) FIX Connectivity
14 4 (0.62%) VoIP
15 3 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
16 2 (0.31%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.15%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.46%) DB2
3 13 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.54%) MySQL
5 8 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (0.92%) Data Mining
7 6 (0.92%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.92%) SAP HANA
8 4 (0.62%) Apache Hive
8 4 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.62%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.62%) OLAP
8 4 (0.62%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (0.31%) Big Data
9 2 (0.31%) Endeca
9 2 (0.31%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (4.62%) JIRA
2 12 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 10 (1.54%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.23%) Robot Framework
5 7 (1.08%) Maven
5 7 (1.08%) Selenium
6 6 (0.92%) Eclipse
7 5 (0.77%) JSUnit
8 4 (0.62%) Eclipse RCP
8 4 (0.62%) Subversion
9 3 (0.46%) Ranorex
10 2 (0.31%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.31%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.31%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.31%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.31%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.31%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.31%) WebStorm
General
1 265 (40.77%) French Language
2 187 (28.77%) Finance
3 119 (18.31%) Banking
4 106 (16.31%) Italian Language
4 106 (16.31%) Retail
5 97 (14.92%) Spanish Language
6 69 (10.62%) Marketing
7 52 (8.00%) Investment Banking
8 51 (7.85%) Retail Banking
9 46 (7.08%) Legal
10 45 (6.92%) Dutch Language
11 42 (6.46%) Portuguese Language
12 40 (6.15%) Telecoms
13 35 (5.38%) Front Office
14 25 (3.85%) Digital Economy
15 19 (2.92%) Polish Language
16 18 (2.77%) Automotive
17 16 (2.46%) Japanese Language
18 14 (2.15%) Financial Institution
18 14 (2.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 122 (18.77%) Analyst
2 78 (12.00%) Consultant
3 50 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 36 (5.54%) Support Analyst
5 33 (5.08%) Architect
5 33 (5.08%) SAP Consultant
6 29 (4.46%) Solutions Architect
7 27 (4.15%) Developer
8 24 (3.69%) Delivery Manager
8 24 (3.69%) Graduate
8 24 (3.69%) Support Engineer
9 22 (3.38%) Recruitment Consultant
10 21 (3.23%) Service Analyst
11 20 (3.08%) SaaS Architect
11 20 (3.08%) Security Engineer
12 19 (2.92%) Delivery Project Manager
13 18 (2.77%) Security Analyst
14 17 (2.62%) 1st Line Support
14 17 (2.62%) Senior Manager
14 17 (2.62%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (6.00%) HTML
2 37 (5.69%) SOAP
3 31 (4.77%) REST
4 21 (3.23%) XML
5 20 (3.08%) J2EE
6 18 (2.77%) CSS
7 13 (2.00%) Web Services
8 10 (1.54%) JSON
8 10 (1.54%) Spring
9 9 (1.38%) CSS3
9 9 (1.38%) HTML5
9 9 (1.38%) Node.js
10 8 (1.23%) RESTful
11 7 (1.08%) AngularJS
11 7 (1.08%) Java EE
12 6 (0.92%) .NET
12 6 (0.92%) JMS
12 6 (0.92%) Middleware
13 5 (0.77%) EDI
14 4 (0.62%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 155 (23.85%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (10.92%) Computer Science
3 49 (7.54%) Management Information System
4 46 (7.08%) Enterprise Software
5 33 (5.08%) Reference Data
6 24 (3.69%) iPad
7 22 (3.38%) EPoS
8 20 (3.08%) User Experience
9 12 (1.85%) Hedge funds
9 12 (1.85%) iPhone
10 10 (1.54%) Virtual Team
11 6 (0.92%) Blackberry
11 6 (0.92%) Data Centre
11 6 (0.92%) Derivative
11 6 (0.92%) Social Media
12 5 (0.77%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.62%) Fintech
13 4 (0.62%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.62%) OTC Derivatives
13 4 (0.62%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 73 (11.23%) Windows
2 70 (10.77%) Linux
3 54 (8.31%) Unix
4 24 (3.69%) Windows 2000
4 24 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (3.54%) Solaris
5 23 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (2.00%) zOS
7 10 (1.54%) VMS
8 8 (1.23%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.08%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.92%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.77%) Windows Server
12 3 (0.46%) AIX
13 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.31%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (13.38%) Project Management
2 79 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (12.00%) ITIL
4 62 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
5 59 (9.08%) Presales
6 55 (8.46%) Asset Management
7 52 (8.00%) Wealth Management
8 48 (7.38%) Risk Management
9 45 (6.92%) CRM
10 42 (6.46%) SDLC
11 41 (6.31%) Business Analysis
12 39 (6.00%) Use Case
13 38 (5.85%) Analytics
13 38 (5.85%) Data Management
13 38 (5.85%) Scrum
14 37 (5.69%) SOA
15 34 (5.23%) Requirements Analysis
16 33 (5.08%) E-Commerce
16 33 (5.08%) Process Management
17 31 (4.77%) Business Process Analysis
Programming Languages
1 115 (17.69%) SQL
2 81 (12.46%) Java
3 67 (10.31%) JavaScript
4 22 (3.38%) Python
5 18 (2.77%) C++
6 14 (2.15%) Perl
7 13 (2.00%) C
8 7 (1.08%) VBA
9 6 (0.92%) C#
10 5 (0.77%) ABAP
10 5 (0.77%) Ruby
10 5 (0.77%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.62%) PHP
11 4 (0.62%) R
12 3 (0.46%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.31%) Go
13 2 (0.31%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.31%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.15%) Korn
Qualifications
1 159 (24.46%) Degree
2 16 (2.46%) MBA
3 11 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (1.54%) Master's Degree
5 9 (1.38%) CCNA
5 9 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.23%) CCNP
6 8 (1.23%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.08%) CISSP
7 7 (1.08%) SAP Certification
8 6 (0.92%) CISA
8 6 (0.92%) CISM
8 6 (0.92%) CRISC
9 4 (0.62%) ISEB
9 4 (0.62%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.62%) PMP
9 4 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.46%) CBAP
10 3 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.46%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (12.00%) QA
2 49 (7.54%) SLA
3 16 (2.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.08%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.92%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.46%) Actionable Recommendations
7 3 (0.46%) PMO
8 1 (0.15%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 25 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.31%) Docker
3 2 (0.31%) XenApp
4 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (2.15%) Tivoli
2 13 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (0.92%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 4 (0.62%) AirWatch
4 4 (0.62%) SCCM
5 3 (0.46%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.31%) Ansible
6 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.31%) Terraform
7 1 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.15%) Control-M
7 1 (0.15%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.15%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 92 (14.15%) SAP
2 59 (9.08%) Microsoft
3 54 (8.31%) Oracle
4 45 (6.92%) Cisco
5 32 (4.92%) Blue Coat
5 32 (4.92%) F5
5 32 (4.92%) Juniper
6 31 (4.77%) CheckPoint
7 30 (4.62%) Palo Alto
8 25 (3.85%) IBM
9 24 (3.69%) Citrix
10 22 (3.38%) Crossbeam
10 22 (3.38%) Sourcefire
11 18 (2.77%) Tableau
12 17 (2.62%) Ariba
13 14 (2.15%) Adobe
13 14 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
14 13 (2.00%) Google
15 12 (1.85%) hybris
15 12 (1.85%) VMware