Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Japanese Language
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1144 1161 1236
Rank change year-on-year +17 +75 +13
Permanent jobs citing Japanese Language 45 58 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.031% 0.034%
As % of the General category 0.057% 0.073% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 28 56 62
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +37.93% -9.38%
10th Percentile £25,875 £23,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £67,500 £53,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +41.18% -5.56% +5.88%

Japanese 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 79173 79903 98578
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.04% 42.72% 45.07%
Number of salaries quoted 57816 65045 78768
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,970 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Japanese Language
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Japanese Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Japanese Language in the UK

Japanese Language
Top 7 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 6 months to 20 November 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 +34 45 £47,500 -5.00% 1
UK excluding London +27 23 £60,000 +41.18% 1
London -10 22 £45,000 -18.18%
North West - 13 - -
North of England - 13 - -
East of England -1 7 £57,500 +134.69% 1
South East +27 3 £80,000 +52.38%

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 22 (48.89%) Degree
2 19 (42.22%) French Language
3 17 (37.78%) German Language
3 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (35.56%) Automotive
5 13 (28.89%) Scrum
6 12 (26.67%) Finance
6 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 12 (26.67%) Process Improvement
7 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
8 10 (22.22%) HTML
8 10 (22.22%) CSS
8 10 (22.22%) XML
8 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 10 (22.22%) Mandarin Language
8 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 9 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 9 (20.00%) JIRA
9 9 (20.00%) Marketing
10 8 (17.78%) Banking
10 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
10 8 (17.78%) C++
10 8 (17.78%) Java
10 8 (17.78%) Web Services
10 8 (17.78%) User Stories
10 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
10 8 (17.78%) Robot Framework
10 8 (17.78%) Acceptance Criteria
11 7 (15.56%) RESTful

Japanese 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 2 (4.44%) CMS
1 2 (4.44%) EPiServer
1 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Movable Type
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) GitHub
3 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) DNS
1 2 (4.44%) HTTP
1 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) DHCP
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (20.00%) JIRA
3 8 (17.78%) Robot Framework
4 6 (13.33%) Selenium
5 5 (11.11%) JSUnit
6 3 (6.67%) Ranorex
6 3 (6.67%) Subversion
7 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.44%) IntelliJ
7 2 (4.44%) WebStorm
8 1 (2.22%) Grunt
8 1 (2.22%) gulp
General
1 19 (42.22%) French Language
2 17 (37.78%) German Language
3 16 (35.56%) Automotive
4 12 (26.67%) Finance
5 10 (22.22%) Mandarin Language
6 9 (20.00%) Marketing
7 8 (17.78%) Banking
8 5 (11.11%) Italian Language
8 5 (11.11%) Spanish Language
9 4 (8.89%) Arabic Language
9 4 (8.89%) International Banking
10 3 (6.67%) Hindi Language
11 2 (4.44%) Retail
12 1 (2.22%) Electronics
12 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Business Development Executive
3 5 (11.11%) Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Junior
4 4 (8.89%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) IT Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) DevOps Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Ruby Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 3 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) CSS
1 10 (22.22%) HTML
1 10 (22.22%) XML
2 8 (17.78%) Web Services
3 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
3 7 (15.56%) CSS3
3 7 (15.56%) HTML5
3 7 (15.56%) Java EE
3 7 (15.56%) JSON
3 7 (15.56%) Node.js
3 7 (15.56%) RESTful
4 2 (4.44%) jQuery
5 1 (2.22%) .NET
5 1 (2.22%) Handlebars
5 1 (2.22%) LAMP
5 1 (2.22%) REST
5 1 (2.22%) RxJava
5 1 (2.22%) SOAP
5 1 (2.22%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) Cloud Native
2 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Fintech
4 1 (2.22%) FMCG
4 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.22%) New Media
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
4 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Unix
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (6.67%) Android
4 2 (4.44%) Windows
5 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.22%) VMS
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.89%) Scrum
3 12 (26.67%) Process Improvement
3 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 8 (17.78%) Acceptance Criteria
5 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
5 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
5 8 (17.78%) User Stories
6 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (13.33%) Business Development
8 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (11.11%) DevOps
8 5 (11.11%) Kanban
8 5 (11.11%) Task Automation
8 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Analytics
9 4 (8.89%) IT Strategy
9 4 (8.89%) Marketing Strategy
10 3 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.78%) C++
2 8 (17.78%) Java
3 5 (11.11%) C
4 3 (6.67%) Go
4 3 (6.67%) Python
4 3 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.22%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.22%) Perl
5 1 (2.22%) PHP
5 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (8.89%) ISEB
4 3 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) QA
2 4 (8.89%) PMO
3 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
1 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (2.22%) Avaya
4 1 (2.22%) Cadence
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix
4 1 (2.22%) QNX
4 1 (2.22%) SonicWALL
4 1 (2.22%) Veeam
4 1 (2.22%) VMware