Period
to 4 December 2020

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 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Japanese Language
UK
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 714 1044 1126
Rank change year-on-year +330 +82 +63
Permanent jobs citing Japanese Language 11 18 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.013% 0.025%
As % of the General category 0.052% 0.034% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 23
Median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% -11.36% +15.79%
10th Percentile £37,500 £18,258 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £62,500 £64,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £18,394 £30,000
% change year-on-year +76.69% -38.69% -50.00%

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 21,191 53,712 68,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.37% 39.58% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16,997 40,680 52,609
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,150
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.48% +6.30%
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -

Japanese Language
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Japanese Language in the UK

Japanese Language
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Japanese Language in the UK

Japanese Language
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Japanese Language over the 6 months to 4 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Japanese Language in the UK

Japanese Language
Top 5 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 4 December 2020. 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 +319 11 £47,500 -2.56% 1
London +236 10 £47,500 -20.83% 1
UK excluding London +261 1 £32,500 +76.69%
South West +106 1 £32,500 +76.69%
Work from Home -11 1 £47,500 -17.39%

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, IT jobs citing Japanese 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 Japanese Language.

1 7 (63.64%) Finance
1 7 (63.64%) Banking
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) PMO
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
4 3 (27.27%) Decision-Making
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Social Media
5 2 (18.18%) Planview
5 2 (18.18%) Online Games
5 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Brand Management
5 2 (18.18%) Programmatic Advertising
5 2 (18.18%) Affiliate Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
5 2 (18.18%) Ad Operations
5 2 (18.18%) Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Games
5 2 (18.18%) Advertising
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence

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:

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (9.09%) MadCap Flare
2 1 (9.09%) RoboHelp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Banking
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Advertising
3 2 (18.18%) Games
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) German Language
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) IT Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Application Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Collaboration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) PCB Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Assistant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Online Games
2 2 (18.18%) Social Media
3 1 (9.09%) Blog
3 1 (9.09%) Learning Management System
3 1 (9.09%) SCORM
3 1 (9.09%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (27.27%) Decision-Making
2 2 (18.18%) Ad Operations
2 2 (18.18%) Affiliate Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Brand Management
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
2 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) Programmatic Advertising
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
3 1 (9.09%) CAD
3 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (9.09%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE Collaboration
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Planview
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco