Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mandarin Language in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mandarin Language over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mandarin Language
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1067 1128 1120
Rank change year-on-year +61 -8 +139
Permanent jobs citing Mandarin Language 73 78 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.043% 0.053%
As % of the General category 0.11% 0.099% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24 48 42
UK median annual salary £36,750 £29,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.72% -22.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,900 £23,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% +4.00% -37.50%

Mandarin 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 63,502 78,457 79,021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.87% 43.68% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 48,708 57,819 64,124
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Mandarin Language
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mandarin Language in the UK

Mandarin Language
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Mandarin Language in the UK

Mandarin Language
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mandarin Language over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Mandarin Language in the UK

Mandarin Language
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mandarin Language within the UK over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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 +75 72 £36,750 +24.58% 19
London +58 41 £38,000 -5.00% 9
UK excluding London +48 31 £32,500 +25.00% 10
South West +35 16 - - 1
South East +28 9 £32,500 - 1
East of England +24 4 £45,000 -21.74% 1
West Midlands +31 2 £42,500 +63.46% 6
Midlands +25 2 £42,500 +63.46% 6

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing Mandarin 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 Mandarin Language.

1 23 (31.51%) Telecoms
2 22 (30.14%) German Language
3 18 (24.66%) Finance
3 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
4 17 (23.29%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Excel
5 16 (21.92%) Marketing
5 16 (21.92%) Degree
6 15 (20.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 15 (20.55%) Microsoft Office
7 13 (17.81%) E-Commerce
8 12 (16.44%) XML
8 12 (16.44%) HTML
8 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
9 11 (15.07%) QA
10 9 (12.33%) Project Management
10 9 (12.33%) Italian Language
11 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (10.96%) Customer-Centricity
11 8 (10.96%) SQL
11 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (10.96%) Data Analysis
12 7 (9.59%) Manufacturing
12 7 (9.59%) Games
12 7 (9.59%) Python
12 7 (9.59%) CA
12 7 (9.59%) French Language
12 7 (9.59%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (8.22%) Presales
13 6 (8.22%) DRM

Mandarin 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 (4.11%) GlassFish
1 3 (4.11%) WildFly
Applications
1 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (20.55%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (20.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.37%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) Firewall
1 5 (6.85%) Internet
2 3 (4.11%) MPLS
2 3 (4.11%) WAN
2 3 (4.11%) Wireless
3 2 (2.74%) 5G
3 2 (2.74%) VPN
4 1 (1.37%) ATM
4 1 (1.37%) DWDM
4 1 (1.37%) LAN
4 1 (1.37%) SDH
4 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.37%) VLAN
4 1 (1.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) Blockchain
2 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Ant
General
1 23 (31.51%) Telecoms
2 22 (30.14%) German Language
3 18 (24.66%) Finance
4 16 (21.92%) Marketing
5 9 (12.33%) Italian Language
6 7 (9.59%) French Language
6 7 (9.59%) Games
6 7 (9.59%) Manufacturing
7 4 (5.48%) Law
7 4 (5.48%) Spanish Language
8 3 (4.11%) Advertising
8 3 (4.11%) Danish Language
8 3 (4.11%) Electronics
8 3 (4.11%) Financial Institution
8 3 (4.11%) Russian Language
8 3 (4.11%) Swedish Language
9 1 (1.37%) Banking
9 1 (1.37%) Billing
9 1 (1.37%) Cantonese Language
9 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (16.44%) Technical Support
2 11 (15.07%) Technical Support Executive
3 10 (13.70%) Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) Product Manager
4 7 (9.59%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.85%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Technical Writer
6 4 (5.48%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.48%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Design Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Graduate
6 4 (5.48%) Graduate Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Graduate Applications Support
6 4 (5.48%) Graduate Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) SOC Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Compliance Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) ICT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) HTML
1 12 (16.44%) XML
2 3 (4.11%) Java EE
2 3 (4.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) User Experience
3 4 (5.48%) ASIC
3 4 (5.48%) Fintech
3 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.48%) SystemC
3 4 (5.48%) Verilog
4 3 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.74%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.74%) Mobile Games
5 2 (2.74%) Smart Home
5 2 (2.74%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.37%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.37%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.37%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.37%) Android
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.29%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (17.81%) E-Commerce
3 9 (12.33%) Project Management
4 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.96%) Customer-Centricity
4 8 (10.96%) Data Analysis
5 6 (8.22%) DRM
5 6 (8.22%) Information Security
5 6 (8.22%) Presales
6 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.85%) Product Management
7 4 (5.48%) Business Development
7 4 (5.48%) Electronic Design Automation
7 4 (5.48%) Logistics
7 4 (5.48%) Market Research
7 4 (5.48%) Process Improvement
7 4 (5.48%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.48%) Time Management
7 4 (5.48%) Use Case
7 4 (5.48%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.96%) SQL
3 7 (9.59%) Python
4 4 (5.48%) C
4 4 (5.48%) Perl
5 3 (4.11%) Java
6 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (21.92%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.48%) CCNA
4 3 (4.11%) CCNP
4 3 (4.11%) CISA
4 3 (4.11%) PCI QSA
4 3 (4.11%) PMP
5 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.37%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) QA
2 3 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.11%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.11%) SLA
3 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.37%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) CASB
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) CA
3 4 (5.48%) Cisco
4 3 (4.11%) Huawei
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle
5 2 (2.74%) Cadence
5 2 (2.74%) Synopsys
6 1 (1.37%) Citrix
6 1 (1.37%) Juniper
6 1 (1.37%) QNX
6 1 (1.37%) Sophos
6 1 (1.37%) Sun
6 1 (1.37%) Symantec
6 1 (1.37%) Veeam
6 1 (1.37%) VMware