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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 19 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

German Language
UK
6 months to
19 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 797 663 708
Rank change year-on-year -134 +45 +37
Permanent jobs citing German Language 425 237 221
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.41% 0.48% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 151 146 150
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,850
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £48,750 £41,750
Median % change year-on-year +12.82% +16.77% -7.22%
75th Percentile £70,000 £68,125 £60,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,625 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £48,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year -17.95% +39.29% -10.26%

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 103,725 49,210 52,050
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 64.32% 54.49% 54.87%
Number of salaries quoted 51,050 34,904 40,232
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing German Language as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for German Language in the UK

German Language
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing German Language.

Salary trend for German Language in the UK

German Language
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing German Language over the 6 months to 19 May 2022.

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 19 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -137 343 £50,000 -2.91% 59
London -185 183 £63,750 +37.84% 22
Work from Home -210 156 £55,000 +6.80% 45
UK excluding London -90 147 £40,000 -17.95% 37
South East -64 70 £32,000 -14.95% 9
South West - 29 £50,000 - 2
North of England -87 22 £50,000 +60.00% 11
North West -69 19 £25,000 - 3
East of England -99 13 £41,250 -21.43% 4
Midlands -60 11 £41,250 +50.00% 10
East Midlands -31 6 £26,000 -0.95% 7
West Midlands -49 6 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Yorkshire -45 3 £60,000 +71.43% 5
Wales - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 19 May 2022, 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.

1 212 (49.88%) Social Skills
2 210 (49.41%) French Language
3 186 (43.76%) Degree
4 142 (33.41%) Spanish Language
5 132 (31.06%) Project Management
6 119 (28.00%) Italian Language
7 118 (27.76%) Agile
8 92 (21.65%) Computer Science
9 87 (20.47%) Finance
9 87 (20.47%) Problem-Solving
10 77 (18.12%) Management Information System
11 76 (17.88%) SaaS
12 67 (15.76%) Computer Science Degree
13 58 (13.65%) Validation
14 57 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
15 56 (13.18%) Microsoft
16 54 (12.71%) SAP
17 53 (12.47%) Life Science
18 52 (12.24%) Pharmaceutical
19 50 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
19 50 (11.76%) Veeva
20 49 (11.53%) Marketing
21 47 (11.06%) Continuous Improvement
22 46 (10.82%) Python
23 43 (10.12%) Content Management
23 43 (10.12%) Pharmacovigilance
23 43 (10.12%) Biotechnology
24 42 (9.88%) Docker
25 41 (9.65%) Coaching
25 41 (9.65%) SharePoint

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 41 (9.65%) SharePoint
2 36 (8.47%) Documentum
3 10 (2.35%) Drupal
4 7 (1.65%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.41%) IIS
6 5 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.71%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.71%) Camunda
7 3 (0.71%) Confluence
8 2 (0.47%) SAS
9 1 (0.24%) Apache
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.24%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 38 (8.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 32 (7.53%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (6.59%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (2.59%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (2.35%) Adobe After Effects
5 10 (2.35%) InDesign
5 10 (2.35%) Photoshop
6 6 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (1.18%) Simulink
8 3 (0.71%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.24%) Adobe XD
9 1 (0.24%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.24%) CATIA
9 1 (0.24%) MadCap Flare
9 1 (0.24%) NASTRAN
9 1 (0.24%) Sketch
9 1 (0.24%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 36 (8.47%) TrackWise
2 5 (1.18%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (0.94%) SAP IBP
4 3 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.47%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.47%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.47%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.24%) PlanetPress Connect
6 1 (0.24%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 76 (17.88%) SaaS
2 50 (11.76%) Veeva
3 39 (9.18%) AWS
4 29 (6.82%) Azure
5 17 (4.00%) Power Platform
6 16 (3.76%) Dynamics 365
7 15 (3.53%) AWS Lambda
7 15 (3.53%) Azure Logic Apps
7 15 (3.53%) GCP
7 15 (3.53%) Serverless
8 14 (3.29%) Azure Data Factory
8 14 (3.29%) Microsoft 365
9 12 (2.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 11 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (2.59%) Amazon S3
11 10 (2.35%) Trello
12 9 (2.12%) Slack
13 8 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (1.41%) IaaS
14 6 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.41%) Firewall
2 17 (4.00%) Broadband
3 12 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 12 (2.82%) VPN
4 11 (2.59%) RTSP
5 10 (2.35%) WAN
6 9 (2.12%) LAN
7 6 (1.41%) SD-WAN
8 5 (1.18%) Internet
8 5 (1.18%) VoIP
8 5 (1.18%) WLAN
9 4 (0.94%) Network Security
9 4 (0.94%) Skype
10 3 (0.71%) DNS
11 2 (0.47%) DHCP
11 2 (0.47%) HTTP
11 2 (0.47%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.47%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.24%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (4.00%) Power BI
4 16 (3.76%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (2.82%) MySQL
7 11 (2.59%) Amazon Aurora
7 11 (2.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 11 (2.59%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.18%) Informix
10 3 (0.71%) Big Data
10 3 (0.71%) BigQuery
10 3 (0.71%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.71%) GIS
11 2 (0.47%) Data Lake
11 2 (0.47%) Metadata
12 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 28 (6.59%) JIRA
2 25 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 12 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.59%) GitLab
5 9 (2.12%) webpack
6 6 (1.41%) Postman
7 5 (1.18%) C++Builder
7 5 (1.18%) MLflow
8 4 (0.94%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.47%) Fiddler
9 2 (0.47%) Maven
10 1 (0.24%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.24%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.24%) Robot Framework
10 1 (0.24%) TestRail
10 1 (0.24%) Zephyr
General
1 212 (49.88%) Social Skills
2 210 (49.41%) French Language
3 142 (33.41%) Spanish Language
4 119 (28.00%) Italian Language
5 87 (20.47%) Finance
6 57 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
7 52 (12.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 49 (11.53%) Marketing
9 38 (8.94%) Publishing
10 33 (7.76%) Organisational Skills
11 30 (7.06%) Manufacturing
12 27 (6.35%) Presentation Skills
13 18 (4.24%) Polish Language
14 17 (4.00%) Advertising
15 15 (3.53%) Influencing Skills
15 15 (3.53%) Telecoms
16 11 (2.59%) Aviation
17 10 (2.35%) Legal
17 10 (2.35%) Retail
17 10 (2.35%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (12.71%) Consultant
2 51 (12.00%) Developer
3 49 (11.53%) Analyst
4 40 (9.41%) Implementation Consultant
5 33 (7.76%) Project Manager
6 23 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
7 22 (5.18%) Senior Implementation Consultant
7 22 (5.18%) Software Engineer
8 17 (4.00%) Service Analyst
9 15 (3.53%) Account Manager
9 15 (3.53%) Senior Manager
9 15 (3.53%) Service Desk Analyst
10 14 (3.29%) Lead Developer
10 14 (3.29%) Senior Project Manager
11 13 (3.06%) Senior Developer
12 12 (2.82%) Architect
13 11 (2.59%) Designer
13 11 (2.59%) Product Manager
13 11 (2.59%) Senior Software Engineer
14 10 (2.35%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.82%) REST
2 28 (6.59%) Web Services
3 21 (4.94%) CSS
3 21 (4.94%) HTML
4 16 (3.76%) Node.js
4 16 (3.76%) Vue.js
5 15 (3.53%) HTML5
6 14 (3.29%) Java EE
7 13 (3.06%) Velocity
8 11 (2.59%) JSF
8 11 (2.59%) JSP
8 11 (2.59%) Servlets
8 11 (2.59%) WebRTC
9 9 (2.12%) Django
9 9 (2.12%) Flask
9 9 (2.12%) Jest
9 9 (2.12%) Sass
10 8 (1.88%) scikit-learn
10 8 (1.88%) Scrapy
10 8 (1.88%) SpaCy
Miscellaneous
1 77 (18.12%) Management Information System
2 53 (12.47%) Life Science
3 43 (10.12%) Biotechnology
3 43 (10.12%) Pharmacovigilance
4 21 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (4.71%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (3.53%) Social Media
6 15 (3.53%) User Experience
7 10 (2.35%) Graphic Design
7 10 (2.35%) SCADA
8 9 (2.12%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.65%) PKI
10 6 (1.41%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.41%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.41%) FPGA
11 5 (1.18%) Cloud Native
11 5 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.18%) Music Streaming
11 5 (1.18%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.94%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 21 (4.94%) Windows
2 14 (3.29%) Linux
3 9 (2.12%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.65%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.41%) Android
5 6 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.41%) Unix
6 4 (0.94%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.71%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.47%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (31.06%) Project Management
2 118 (27.76%) Agile
3 92 (21.65%) Computer Science
4 87 (20.47%) Problem-Solving
5 58 (13.65%) Validation
6 47 (11.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 43 (10.12%) Content Management
8 41 (9.65%) Coaching
9 40 (9.41%) Document Management
10 39 (9.18%) DevOps
11 38 (8.94%) Information Management
12 36 (8.47%) Requirements Workshops
13 32 (7.53%) Mentoring
13 32 (7.53%) Software Engineering
13 32 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
14 29 (6.82%) Change Management
15 26 (6.12%) Strategic Thinking
16 25 (5.88%) Analytics
17 24 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (5.65%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 46 (10.82%) Python
2 41 (9.65%) SQL
3 38 (8.94%) JavaScript
4 31 (7.29%) Java
5 16 (3.76%) C
6 13 (3.06%) PHP
7 8 (1.88%) C++
7 8 (1.88%) XPath
8 6 (1.41%) C#
8 6 (1.41%) MATLAB
9 5 (1.18%) Bash
9 5 (1.18%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.18%) TypeScript
10 3 (0.71%) Go
11 2 (0.47%) Ruby
12 1 (0.24%) ABAP
12 1 (0.24%) F#
12 1 (0.24%) Tcl
12 1 (0.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 186 (43.76%) Degree
2 67 (15.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (6.35%) PMI Certification
3 27 (6.35%) PMP
4 10 (2.35%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.65%) CEH
5 7 (1.65%) PhD
6 6 (1.41%) MBA
7 5 (1.18%) CISSP
8 4 (0.94%) CISA
8 4 (0.94%) CISM
9 3 (0.71%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (0.71%) CRISC
9 3 (0.71%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 3 (0.71%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 3 (0.71%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.47%) AAT
10 2 (0.47%) CIMA
10 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.18%) QA
2 17 (4.00%) SLA
3 10 (2.35%) Accessibility
4 8 (1.88%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.88%) PMO
5 2 (0.47%) GDPR
5 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.24%) COBIT
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 26262
6 1 (0.24%) NIST
6 1 (0.24%) NIST 800
System Software
1 42 (9.88%) Docker
2 20 (4.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.18%) QEMU
4 2 (0.47%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (1.88%) Kubeflow
2 7 (1.65%) SCCM
3 6 (1.41%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (0.94%) SCOM
4 4 (0.94%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (0.94%) Terraform
5 1 (0.24%) Kibana
5 1 (0.24%) logstash
5 1 (0.24%) Nagios
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 56 (13.18%) Microsoft
2 54 (12.71%) SAP
3 50 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
4 39 (9.18%) Oracle
5 36 (8.47%) OpenText
5 36 (8.47%) Workday
6 18 (4.24%) ServiceNow
7 15 (3.53%) Siemens
8 14 (3.29%) Adobe
9 13 (3.06%) Cisco
10 12 (2.82%) Cognizant
11 10 (2.35%) CheckPoint
12 8 (1.88%) Instagram
13 7 (1.65%) Remedy
14 6 (1.41%) Google
14 6 (1.41%) JD Edwards
15 5 (1.18%) Borland
15 5 (1.18%) Kronos
15 5 (1.18%) Sun
16 4 (0.94%) Cadence