Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

German Language
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 675 626 605
Rank change year-on-year -49 -21 +5
Permanent jobs citing German Language 556 663 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.37% 0.42%
As % of the General category 0.75% 0.89% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 346 507 634
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £21,580
90th Percentile £86,250 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.32% +8.57% -1.41%

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 74,357 74,857 93,344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.72% 42.32% 44.69%
Number of salaries quoted 56,305 60,520 75,282
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +3.49% +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 19 January 2018.

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 January 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 -49 526 £45,000 +12.50% 126
UK excluding London -39 303 £37,500 -1.32% 67
London -26 221 £52,500 +22.09% 63
South East -5 194 £37,500 -6.25% 10
North of England +8 49 £57,500 +64.29% 17
North West +5 45 £57,500 +53.33% 14
East of England +8 23 £35,000 -22.22% 14
Midlands -1 15 £37,500 +7.14% 14
West Midlands +12 12 £26,500 +1.15% 12
South West -21 10 £26,000 -60.00% 8
Wales +15 9 £27,000 +22.73% 2
Yorkshire +25 4 £41,250 +71.88% 3
East Midlands +14 3 £57,500 +39.39% 2
Scotland -43 3 £23,750 - 2

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 236 (42.45%) French Language
2 184 (33.09%) Finance
3 151 (27.16%) Degree
4 118 (21.22%) Analytical Skills
5 109 (19.60%) SQL
6 102 (18.35%) Spanish Language
7 97 (17.45%) Banking
8 96 (17.27%) Italian Language
9 87 (15.65%) Project Management
10 83 (14.93%) SAP
11 78 (14.03%) Computer Science
12 73 (13.13%) Windows
12 73 (13.13%) Presales
13 68 (12.23%) ITIL
14 65 (11.69%) Java
14 65 (11.69%) SaaS
15 62 (11.15%) Linux
16 58 (10.43%) Microsoft
17 56 (10.07%) QA
18 55 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
19 54 (9.71%) JavaScript
20 52 (9.35%) Marketing
21 51 (9.17%) Oracle
21 51 (9.17%) Cisco
22 45 (8.09%) Enterprise Software
23 43 (7.73%) Unix
24 42 (7.55%) CRM
25 41 (7.37%) Asset Management
26 39 (7.01%) Microsoft Office
27 38 (6.83%) Manufacturing

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 9 (1.62%) Skype for Business
2 6 (1.08%) Confluence
3 4 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (0.72%) JBoss
3 4 (0.72%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.72%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.54%) CMS
4 3 (0.54%) EPiServer
4 3 (0.54%) nginx
4 3 (0.54%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.36%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.18%) IIS
6 1 (0.18%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.18%) MTS
6 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 39 (7.01%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (4.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (3.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (3.06%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.72%) SPSS
6 3 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 17 (3.06%) SAP MM
2 13 (2.34%) SAP VC
3 9 (1.62%) Eikon
3 9 (1.62%) SAP CO
3 9 (1.62%) SAP FI
3 9 (1.62%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (1.26%) SAP ERP
4 7 (1.26%) SAP HCM
4 7 (1.26%) SAP HR
4 7 (1.26%) SAP Payroll
5 6 (1.08%) SAP PP
6 4 (0.72%) CSG Singleview
6 4 (0.72%) SAP MDG
7 3 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.54%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.54%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.18%) SAP CAR
Cloud Services
1 65 (11.69%) SaaS
2 8 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.26%) Google Analytics
3 7 (1.26%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (0.90%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (0.90%) Office 365
5 4 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.18%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.65%) Firewall
2 20 (3.60%) Internet
2 20 (3.60%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.98%) VPN
4 10 (1.80%) Wireless
5 8 (1.44%) MPLS
6 7 (1.26%) IPsec
6 7 (1.26%) SSL
7 6 (1.08%) WAN
8 5 (0.90%) BGP
8 5 (0.90%) IP Telephony
8 5 (0.90%) OSPF
8 5 (0.90%) Unified Communications
8 5 (0.90%) VoIP
9 4 (0.72%) 5G
9 4 (0.72%) DNS
9 4 (0.72%) FIX Connectivity
9 4 (0.72%) H.323
9 4 (0.72%) Wireless Security
10 3 (0.54%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.32%) Relational Database
2 23 (4.14%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.98%) DB2
4 9 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.44%) MySQL
6 7 (1.26%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.08%) Big Data
7 6 (1.08%) Data Mining
7 6 (1.08%) MongoDB
8 5 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.54%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.36%) QlikView
11 2 (0.36%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.18%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.18%) Endeca
12 1 (0.18%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.18%) OLAP
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (2.52%) JIRA
2 9 (1.62%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.08%) Selenium
4 5 (0.90%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.90%) Robot Framework
5 4 (0.72%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.54%) Eclipse RCP
6 3 (0.54%) JSUnit
6 3 (0.54%) PHPUnit
6 3 (0.54%) Subversion
6 3 (0.54%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.36%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.18%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.18%) JUnit
8 1 (0.18%) Maven
8 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.18%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.18%) WebStorm
General
1 236 (42.45%) French Language
2 184 (33.09%) Finance
3 102 (18.35%) Spanish Language
4 97 (17.45%) Banking
5 96 (17.27%) Italian Language
6 52 (9.35%) Marketing
7 38 (6.83%) Manufacturing
8 37 (6.65%) Telecoms
9 35 (6.29%) Front Office
10 34 (6.12%) Investment Banking
10 34 (6.12%) Retail Banking
11 32 (5.76%) Dutch Language
12 31 (5.58%) Retail
13 27 (4.86%) Financial Institution
14 26 (4.68%) Portuguese Language
15 24 (4.32%) Legal
16 15 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (2.34%) Automotive
18 11 (1.98%) Japanese Language
19 10 (1.80%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 129 (23.20%) Analyst
2 90 (16.19%) Consultant
3 39 (7.01%) Support Analyst
4 34 (6.12%) Architect
4 34 (6.12%) Project Manager
5 33 (5.94%) Solutions Architect
6 30 (5.40%) Technical Support
7 27 (4.86%) Security Analyst
7 27 (4.86%) Technical Analyst
8 23 (4.14%) Developer
9 22 (3.96%) Blue Coat Analyst
9 22 (3.96%) Firewall Analyst
10 21 (3.78%) Applications Support
10 21 (3.78%) SAP Consultant
11 20 (3.60%) IT Consultant
12 19 (3.42%) Service Analyst
13 17 (3.06%) Account Executive
14 16 (2.88%) SaaS Architect
14 16 (2.88%) SAP Analyst
14 16 (2.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.58%) SOAP
2 30 (5.40%) REST
3 28 (5.04%) HTML
4 17 (3.06%) CSS
5 16 (2.88%) J2EE
6 12 (2.16%) XML
7 10 (1.80%) EDI
8 7 (1.26%) CSS3
8 7 (1.26%) HTML5
8 7 (1.26%) jQuery
9 6 (1.08%) Node.js
10 5 (0.90%) .NET
10 5 (0.90%) Java EE
10 5 (0.90%) Middleware
10 5 (0.90%) Web Services
11 4 (0.72%) AngularJS
11 4 (0.72%) FIX Protocol
11 4 (0.72%) JSON
11 4 (0.72%) RESTful
11 4 (0.72%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 118 (21.22%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (14.03%) Computer Science
3 45 (8.09%) Enterprise Software
4 32 (5.76%) Management Information System
5 22 (3.96%) FMCG
6 18 (3.24%) Mobile App
6 18 (3.24%) Reference Data
7 17 (3.06%) Data Centre
7 17 (3.06%) Driving Licence
8 15 (2.70%) iPad
9 13 (2.34%) Internet of Things
10 9 (1.62%) Blackberry
10 9 (1.62%) EPoS
11 7 (1.26%) Virtual Team
12 6 (1.08%) Digital Currency
12 6 (1.08%) User Experience
13 5 (0.90%) Hedge funds
13 5 (0.90%) Social Media
14 4 (0.72%) EMC VMAX
14 4 (0.72%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 73 (13.13%) Windows
2 62 (11.15%) Linux
3 43 (7.73%) Unix
4 27 (4.86%) Windows 2000
5 26 (4.68%) Solaris
6 25 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (2.16%) Windows Server
8 10 (1.80%) zOS
9 9 (1.62%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.26%) VMS
11 6 (1.08%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.72%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.54%) Android
13 3 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.54%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.36%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (15.65%) Project Management
2 73 (13.13%) Presales
3 68 (12.23%) ITIL
4 55 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
5 42 (7.55%) CRM
6 41 (7.37%) Asset Management
7 37 (6.65%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (6.29%) SDLC
8 35 (6.29%) Wealth Management
9 33 (5.94%) Use Case
10 32 (5.76%) Business Process Analysis
10 32 (5.76%) ERP
11 31 (5.58%) Requirements Analysis
12 30 (5.40%) SOA
13 29 (5.22%) Data Management
14 28 (5.04%) Risk Management
15 27 (4.86%) Business Development
16 25 (4.50%) Process Management
17 22 (3.96%) Product Management
18 21 (3.78%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 109 (19.60%) SQL
2 65 (11.69%) Java
3 54 (9.71%) JavaScript
4 11 (1.98%) C
4 11 (1.98%) Perl
5 9 (1.62%) C++
5 9 (1.62%) Python
5 9 (1.62%) T-SQL
6 5 (0.90%) ABAP
6 5 (0.90%) PHP
7 4 (0.72%) C#
8 3 (0.54%) PHP 5
9 2 (0.36%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.36%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.18%) COBOL
10 1 (0.18%) C-shell
10 1 (0.18%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.18%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 151 (27.16%) Degree
2 17 (3.06%) CCNA
2 17 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (2.70%) MBA
4 9 (1.62%) CISSP
5 8 (1.44%) CCIE
5 8 (1.44%) CCIE Data Center
5 8 (1.44%) CCIE Service Provider
5 8 (1.44%) CISA
5 8 (1.44%) CISM
5 8 (1.44%) CRISC
5 8 (1.44%) SAP Certification
6 7 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.90%) CCNP
7 5 (0.90%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.90%) MOS
7 5 (0.90%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.07%) QA
2 30 (5.40%) SLA
3 17 (3.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.62%) PCI DSS
6 8 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.36%) COBIT
7 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.36%) PMO
8 1 (0.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (4.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.54%) Docker
4 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.62%) Tivoli
1 9 (1.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (1.26%) SCCM
3 4 (0.72%) AirWatch
3 4 (0.72%) XenMobile
4 2 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.36%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.18%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 83 (14.93%) SAP
2 58 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 51 (9.17%) Cisco
3 51 (9.17%) Oracle
4 36 (6.47%) F5
5 29 (5.22%) CheckPoint
5 29 (5.22%) Juniper
6 28 (5.04%) Blue Coat
7 27 (4.86%) Palo Alto
8 26 (4.68%) Citrix
9 25 (4.50%) Crossbeam
9 25 (4.50%) Sourcefire
10 20 (3.60%) Avaloq
11 19 (3.42%) VMware
12 18 (3.24%) Salesforce.com
13 16 (2.88%) Tableau
14 11 (1.98%) Google
14 11 (1.98%) IBM
15 10 (1.80%) Cognos
15 10 (1.80%) Intel