Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mandarin Language
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1056 1152 1213
Rank change year-on-year +96 +61 +43
Permanent jobs citing Mandarin Language 101 50 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.028% 0.027%
As % of the General category 0.15% 0.064% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 39 26 39
UK median annual salary £42,500 £30,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.50% -39.50% +31.58%
10th Percentile £24,240 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £92,000 £58,125 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £18,200 £28,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year -36.14% -46.98% +95.45%

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 69,025 77,806 84,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.27% 43.98% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 53,004 56,711 69,308
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% - +3.53%

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 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Mandarin Language in the UK

Mandarin Language
Top 9 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 20 September 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 +80 98 £42,500 +39.34% 16
London +75 56 £47,500 +55.74% 7
UK excluding London +53 44 £18,200 -36.14% 10
South West - 31 £18,000 -
South East +3 7 £18,200 - 1
East of England +9 3 £45,000 +63.64% 1
Scotland - 2 - -
West Midlands +25 1 £42,500 +49.12% 6
Midlands +8 1 £42,500 +49.12% 6

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 35 (34.65%) Telecoms
2 31 (30.69%) Degree
3 30 (29.70%) German Language
3 30 (29.70%) Microsoft
4 28 (27.72%) Microsoft Office
5 26 (25.74%) Microsoft Excel
6 24 (23.76%) Finance
7 21 (20.79%) Python
7 21 (20.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 20 (19.80%) Marketing
9 18 (17.82%) Cantonese Language
9 18 (17.82%) XML
9 18 (17.82%) E-Commerce
10 15 (14.85%) JavaScript
11 14 (13.86%) HTML
11 14 (13.86%) CA
11 14 (13.86%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (12.87%) DRM
12 13 (12.87%) Italian Language
13 12 (11.88%) Spanish Language
13 12 (11.88%) Use Case
13 12 (11.88%) Cloud Computing
13 12 (11.88%) Perl
14 11 (10.89%) C
14 11 (10.89%) ASIC
14 11 (10.89%) Electronics
14 11 (10.89%) Verilog
14 11 (10.89%) Electronic Design Automation
14 11 (10.89%) SystemC
14 11 (10.89%) Customer-Centricity

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 1 (0.99%) CMS
1 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (27.72%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (25.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (20.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.88%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.98%) Office 365
3 1 (0.99%) G Suite
3 1 (0.99%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.93%) MPLS
2 6 (5.94%) Internet
2 6 (5.94%) VPN
2 6 (5.94%) WAN
3 3 (2.97%) 5G
4 2 (1.98%) ADSL
4 2 (1.98%) DNS
4 2 (1.98%) Extranet
4 2 (1.98%) Intranet
4 2 (1.98%) Wireless
5 1 (0.99%) 3G
5 1 (0.99%) Broadband
5 1 (0.99%) DHCP
5 1 (0.99%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.99%) Firewall
5 1 (0.99%) HTTP
5 1 (0.99%) SMTP
5 1 (0.99%) SNMP
5 1 (0.99%) SSH
5 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.98%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.99%) Big Data
2 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Ant
General
1 35 (34.65%) Telecoms
2 30 (29.70%) German Language
3 24 (23.76%) Finance
4 20 (19.80%) Marketing
5 18 (17.82%) Cantonese Language
6 13 (12.87%) Italian Language
7 12 (11.88%) Spanish Language
8 11 (10.89%) Electronics
9 6 (5.94%) Arabic Language
9 6 (5.94%) Games
10 5 (4.95%) Financial Institution
10 5 (4.95%) French Language
10 5 (4.95%) Law
10 5 (4.95%) Russian Language
11 4 (3.96%) Advertising
11 4 (3.96%) Danish Language
11 4 (3.96%) Korean Language
11 4 (3.96%) Manufacturing
11 4 (3.96%) Multimedia
11 4 (3.96%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (15.84%) Analyst
2 15 (14.85%) Technical Support
3 13 (12.87%) Technical Support Executive
4 10 (9.90%) Design Engineer
4 10 (9.90%) Graduate
4 10 (9.90%) SOC Engineer
5 7 (6.93%) Consultant
5 7 (6.93%) Trainee
6 6 (5.94%) Incident Responder
6 6 (5.94%) Presales Consultant
6 6 (5.94%) Product Manager
6 6 (5.94%) Support Analyst
6 6 (5.94%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Applications Support
7 5 (4.95%) IT Graduate
7 5 (4.95%) WAN Consultant
8 4 (3.96%) Graduate Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Graduate Applications Support
8 4 (3.96%) Graduate Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.82%) XML
2 14 (13.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.89%) ASIC
1 11 (10.89%) SystemC
1 11 (10.89%) Verilog
2 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.91%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.93%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (5.94%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.94%) User Experience
5 5 (4.95%) Digital Media
6 4 (3.96%) Digital TV
6 4 (3.96%) Fintech
6 4 (3.96%) Video on Demand
7 3 (2.97%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.97%) Mobile Games
7 3 (2.97%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.98%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.98%) Smart Home
9 1 (0.99%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.93%) Android
1 7 (6.93%) Linux
2 6 (5.94%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.94%) Unix
3 3 (2.97%) Windows
4 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.82%) E-Commerce
2 14 (13.86%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (12.87%) DRM
4 12 (11.88%) Use Case
5 11 (10.89%) Customer-Centricity
5 11 (10.89%) Electronic Design Automation
6 9 (8.91%) Mathematics
7 7 (6.93%) Presales
8 6 (5.94%) Data Analysis
8 6 (5.94%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (5.94%) Physics
8 6 (5.94%) Project Management
9 5 (4.95%) Business Development
9 5 (4.95%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (3.96%) Data Entry
10 4 (3.96%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (3.96%) Post-Production
10 4 (3.96%) Product Management
10 4 (3.96%) Security Architecture
10 4 (3.96%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.79%) Python
2 15 (14.85%) JavaScript
3 12 (11.88%) Perl
4 11 (10.89%) C
5 7 (6.93%) C++
5 7 (6.93%) SQL
6 6 (5.94%) Java
7 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.99%) R
7 1 (0.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (30.69%) Degree
2 6 (5.94%) CREST Certified
3 5 (4.95%) CCNA
3 5 (4.95%) CCNP
3 5 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.97%) CISA
4 3 (2.97%) PCI QSA
5 2 (1.98%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.98%) PMP
6 1 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.99%) PhD
6 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) QA
2 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.97%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.97%) SLA
3 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.99%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) Docker
2 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (29.70%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.86%) CA
3 7 (6.93%) Cadence
3 7 (6.93%) Synopsys
4 6 (5.94%) Cisco
5 5 (4.95%) Huawei
6 1 (0.99%) Avaya
6 1 (0.99%) iManage
6 1 (0.99%) Okta
6 1 (0.99%) QNX
6 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.99%) SonicWALL
6 1 (0.99%) Sun
6 1 (0.99%) Veeam
6 1 (0.99%) VMware