The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Japanese Language in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Japanese Language over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Japanese Language
UK
Rank 859 936 943
Rank change year-on-year +77 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Japanese Language 8 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.027% 0.012%
As % of the General category 0.023% 0.062% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 12
Median salary £50,000 £40,750 £43,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.69% -5.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,600 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £76,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £34,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +32.35% -20.00%  

Japanese Language is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 34473 45367 46921
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.59% 43.92% 44.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27758 36659 36817
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Japanese Language
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Japanese Language as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Japanese Language in the UK

Japanese Language
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Japanese Language.

Salary trend for Japanese Language in the UK

Japanese Language
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Japanese Language over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Japanese Language in the UK

Japanese Language
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Japanese Language within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +72 8 £50,000 +22.69% 8
London +52 3 £95,000 +119.65% 6
East of England - 3 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £45,000 -
South East +77 1 £52,500 +23.52%
City of London +46 1 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Berkshire +34 1 £52,500 +105.88%
West Midlands +29 1 £18,000 -
Birmingham +10 1 £18,000 -
Reading - 1 £52,500 -

Japanese Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Japanese 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 Japanese Language.

1 15 (62.50%) Degree
2 12 (50.00%) French Language
3 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (37.50%) Mathematics
5 7 (29.17%) German Language
5 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
6 6 (25.00%) Italian Language
6 6 (25.00%) Windows
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 5 (20.83%) QNX
7 5 (20.83%) Automotive
7 5 (20.83%) Multithreading
7 5 (20.83%) Spanish Language
7 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.83%) Android
7 5 (20.83%) Multithreaded Programming
8 4 (16.67%) Finance
8 4 (16.67%) ITIL
8 4 (16.67%) Intel
8 4 (16.67%) IBM
9 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (12.50%) Banking
9 3 (12.50%) Mandarin Language
9 3 (12.50%) Marketing
9 3 (12.50%) Business Development
10 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
10 2 (8.33%) Cisco
10 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 2 (8.33%) Change Management

Japanese Language
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) RIP
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
General
1 12 (50.00%) French Language
2 7 (29.17%) German Language
3 6 (25.00%) Italian Language
4 5 (20.83%) Automotive
4 5 (20.83%) Spanish Language
5 4 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (12.50%) Banking
6 3 (12.50%) Mandarin Language
6 3 (12.50%) Marketing
7 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
7 2 (8.33%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (4.17%) Danish Language
8 1 (4.17%) Finnish Language
8 1 (4.17%) Front Office
8 1 (4.17%) Korean Language
8 1 (4.17%) Norwegian Language
8 1 (4.17%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) Graduate
2 8 (33.33%) Graduate Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Graduate Software Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Software Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Business Development Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Business Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Development Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Service Support Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Support Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Equities
3 2 (8.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.17%) Derivative
4 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Android
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 5 (20.83%) Multithreaded Programming
2 5 (20.83%) Multithreading
2 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Business Development
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Generation
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (4.17%) E-business
6 1 (4.17%) Economics
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCIE
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) QNX
2 4 (16.67%) IBM
2 4 (16.67%) Intel
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy
4 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
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