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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 14 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Japanese Language
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1198 998 749
Rank change year-on-year -200 -249 +363
Permanent jobs citing Japanese Language 18 11 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.010% 0.032%
As % of the General category 0.016% 0.017% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 19
10th Percentile £30,750 £24,650 £29,950
25th Percentile £38,500 £29,875 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,250 £37,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +50.00% -16.67% +28.57%
75th Percentile £63,000 £41,125 £66,250
90th Percentile £95,625 £59,200 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,750 £30,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year +87.80% -5.38% -

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 113,195 66,464 33,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 67.53% 57.47% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 54,274 41,731 25,907
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,315 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 14 August 2022.

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 14 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -163 15 £56,250 +50.00% 9
London -174 12 £45,500 +18.18% 7
South East -43 3 £57,750 +69.85% 1
UK excluding London -90 3 £57,750 +87.80% 2
Work from Home -214 3 £47,000 +70.91% 2

For the 6 months to 14 August 2022, 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 12 (66.67%) AWS
2 8 (44.44%) Azure
3 7 (38.89%) DevOps
3 7 (38.89%) GCP
3 7 (38.89%) Python
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 5 (27.78%) Terraform
5 5 (27.78%) Kubernetes
5 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
5 5 (27.78%) Coaching
5 5 (27.78%) Ansible
5 5 (27.78%) Innovative Thinking
6 4 (22.22%) Customer-Centricity
6 4 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (22.22%) Thought Leadership
6 4 (22.22%) Public Sector
6 4 (22.22%) Social Skills
6 4 (22.22%) Docker
6 4 (22.22%) Go
6 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 4 (22.22%) Microservices
6 4 (22.22%) Cloud Native
6 4 (22.22%) German Language
6 4 (22.22%) Bash
6 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
6 4 (22.22%) Migration
6 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 4 (22.22%) SOA

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 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (66.67%) AWS
2 8 (44.44%) Azure
3 7 (38.89%) GCP
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Step Functions
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (5.56%) SaaS
5 1 (5.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 3 (16.67%) GitLab
4 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) German Language
2 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 4 (22.22%) Public Sector
2 4 (22.22%) Social Skills
3 3 (16.67%) French Language
3 3 (16.67%) Italian Language
3 3 (16.67%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (16.67%) Spanish Language
4 2 (11.11%) Arabic Language
4 2 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Electronics
4 2 (11.11%) Korean Language
4 2 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Organisational Skills
4 2 (11.11%) Turkish Language
5 1 (5.56%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (5.56%) Games
5 1 (5.56%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Lead DevOps
2 4 (22.22%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (11.11%) Laravel
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) Kafka
3 1 (5.56%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (5.56%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) OpenTelemetry
3 1 (5.56%) PyTorch
3 1 (5.56%) React
3 1 (5.56%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
3 1 (5.56%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Cloud Native
1 4 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
2 2 (11.11%) Tandem
3 1 (5.56%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.56%) Derivative
3 1 (5.56%) Taxonomies
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) DevOps
2 5 (27.78%) Coaching
2 5 (27.78%) Innovative Thinking
3 4 (22.22%) Customer-Centricity
3 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 4 (22.22%) Microservices
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) SOA
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 4 (22.22%) Thought Leadership
4 3 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Containerisation
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Agile
5 2 (11.11%) CI/CD
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) Bash
2 4 (22.22%) Go
3 3 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) GRC
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) NIST
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Ansible
1 5 (27.78%) Kubernetes
1 5 (27.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) Wrike
2 1 (5.56%) Apple