Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Japanese Language
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1143 1164 1214
Rank change year-on-year +21 +50 +37
Permanent jobs citing Japanese Language 40 77 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.040% 0.037%
As % of the General category 0.052% 0.093% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 22 75 63
UK median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +57.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,750 £36,350 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £73,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% +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 77172 82404 97458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.50% 42.75% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 56113 67431 77487
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +6 40 £47,500 -13.64% 5
UK excluding London +42 21 £57,500 +15.00% 3
London -30 19 £47,500 -13.64% 2
North West - 13 - - 3
North of England - 13 - - 3
South East +39 4 £80,000 +52.38%
East of England +17 4 £57,500 +134.69%

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 20 (50.00%) Degree
2 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (37.50%) German Language
4 14 (35.00%) French Language
5 13 (32.50%) Test Automation
5 13 (32.50%) Scrum
5 13 (32.50%) Automotive
6 12 (30.00%) Process Improvement
7 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
8 10 (25.00%) XML
8 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 9 (22.50%) JIRA
9 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
9 9 (22.50%) CSS
9 9 (22.50%) HTML
9 9 (22.50%) Java
9 9 (22.50%) Finance
9 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
10 8 (20.00%) C++
10 8 (20.00%) Web Services
10 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 8 (20.00%) User Stories
10 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
10 8 (20.00%) Robot Framework
11 7 (17.50%) AngularJS
11 7 (17.50%) JSON
11 7 (17.50%) Java EE
11 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (17.50%) 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 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.50%) Movable Type
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.50%) GitHub
3 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) DNS
1 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) DHCP
2 2 (5.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.50%) Skype
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) MySQL
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
2 9 (22.50%) JIRA
3 8 (20.00%) Robot Framework
4 6 (15.00%) Selenium
5 5 (12.50%) JSUnit
6 3 (7.50%) Ranorex
6 3 (7.50%) Subversion
7 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.00%) IntelliJ
7 2 (5.00%) WebStorm
8 1 (2.50%) Grunt
8 1 (2.50%) gulp
General
1 15 (37.50%) German Language
2 14 (35.00%) French Language
3 13 (32.50%) Automotive
4 9 (22.50%) Finance
5 7 (17.50%) Banking
6 4 (10.00%) International Banking
6 4 (10.00%) Mandarin Language
6 4 (10.00%) Marketing
7 3 (7.50%) Hindi Language
7 3 (7.50%) Italian Language
8 2 (5.00%) Retail
9 1 (2.50%) Arabic Language
9 1 (2.50%) Back Office
9 1 (2.50%) Electronics
9 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
9 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
9 1 (2.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Developer
2 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Junior
4 3 (7.50%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Business Development Executive
4 3 (7.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) DevOps Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Ruby Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Test Leader
4 3 (7.50%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) XML
2 9 (22.50%) CSS
2 9 (22.50%) HTML
3 8 (20.00%) Web Services
4 7 (17.50%) AngularJS
4 7 (17.50%) CSS3
4 7 (17.50%) HTML5
4 7 (17.50%) Java EE
4 7 (17.50%) JSON
4 7 (17.50%) Node.js
4 7 (17.50%) RESTful
5 2 (5.00%) .NET
5 2 (5.00%) jQuery
6 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.50%) Handlebars
6 1 (2.50%) LAMP
6 1 (2.50%) REST
6 1 (2.50%) RxJava
6 1 (2.50%) SOAP
6 1 (2.50%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Cloud Native
2 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Derivative
4 1 (2.50%) Equities
4 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.50%) Fintech
4 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.50%) FMCG
4 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.50%) Handset
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) New Media
4 1 (2.50%) PKI
4 1 (2.50%) Replication
4 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Unix
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) Android
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.50%) FreeBSD
5 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.50%) VMS
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) Scrum
2 13 (32.50%) Test Automation
3 12 (30.00%) Process Improvement
4 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
5 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (20.00%) User Stories
6 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.00%) DevOps
8 5 (12.50%) Kanban
8 5 (12.50%) Task Automation
9 4 (10.00%) Business Development
9 4 (10.00%) IT Strategy
10 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
10 3 (7.50%) Extreme Programming
10 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
10 3 (7.50%) TDD
10 3 (7.50%) Test Strategy
10 3 (7.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
2 9 (22.50%) Java
3 8 (20.00%) C++
4 5 (12.50%) C
5 4 (10.00%) Python
5 4 (10.00%) Ruby
6 3 (7.50%) Go
7 2 (5.00%) Perl
7 2 (5.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.50%) C#
8 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (10.00%) ISEB
4 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
4 3 (7.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCP
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 4 (10.00%) PMO
3 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
1 1 (2.50%) Cobbler
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) IBM
2 2 (5.00%) Citrix
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) Avaya
3 1 (2.50%) Cadence
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) Dell
3 1 (2.50%) Lotus
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Progress
3 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.50%) SonicWALL
3 1 (2.50%) Veeam
3 1 (2.50%) VMware