Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mandarin Language
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1081 1145 1232
Rank change year-on-year +64 +87 +16
Permanent jobs citing Mandarin Language 95 35 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.020% 0.021%
As % of the General category 0.13% 0.048% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 36
UK median annual salary £43,750 £27,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.09% -12.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £21,875 £22,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,250 £27,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year -0.91% -12.00% +16.82%

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 70,901 72,175 87,964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.25% 41.97% 44.06%
Number of salaries quoted 55,072 56,586 71,446
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

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 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Mandarin Language in the UK

Mandarin Language
Top 10 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 18 June 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 +51 92 £45,000 +63.64% 13
London +33 53 £47,500 +18.75% 9
UK excluding London +26 42 £27,250 -0.91% 4
South West - 25 £18,000 - 1
South East +5 12 £50,000 +38.41%
Scotland - 2 - -
West Midlands +10 1 £27,500 +20.88% 3
Midlands +1 1 £27,500 -24.14% 3
East of England -14 1 - -
Wales - 1 £27,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 38 (40.00%) Degree
2 35 (36.84%) Telecoms
3 28 (29.47%) Cantonese Language
4 26 (27.37%) Python
5 22 (23.16%) Microsoft Excel
6 21 (22.11%) Finance
6 21 (22.11%) Marketing
7 19 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
7 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 17 (17.89%) Mathematics
9 16 (16.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 16 (16.84%) German Language
10 15 (15.79%) Computer Science
10 15 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (14.74%) Customer-Centricity
12 13 (13.68%) C++
12 13 (13.68%) Java
12 13 (13.68%) Perl
12 13 (13.68%) Linux
13 12 (12.63%) Games
13 12 (12.63%) Physics
13 12 (12.63%) Spanish Language
14 11 (11.58%) Use Case
14 11 (11.58%) Android
14 11 (11.58%) Apple iOS
14 11 (11.58%) Mobile App
14 11 (11.58%) Mobile Application Development
14 11 (11.58%) Electronics
14 11 (11.58%) Unix

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 (1.05%) CMS
1 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (23.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (16.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.11%) IaaS
2 2 (2.11%) Office 365
2 2 (2.11%) PaaS
2 2 (2.11%) SaaS
3 1 (1.05%) G Suite
3 1 (1.05%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) MPLS
1 5 (5.26%) Wireless
2 4 (4.21%) VPN
2 4 (4.21%) WAN
3 3 (3.16%) LTE
4 2 (2.11%) ADSL
4 2 (2.11%) DNS
4 2 (2.11%) Extranet
4 2 (2.11%) Intranet
5 1 (1.05%) 3G
5 1 (1.05%) Broadband
5 1 (1.05%) DHCP
5 1 (1.05%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.05%) Firewall
5 1 (1.05%) HTTP
5 1 (1.05%) Internet
5 1 (1.05%) SMTP
5 1 (1.05%) SNMP
5 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) Big Data
2 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.05%) MySQL
2 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
General
1 35 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 28 (29.47%) Cantonese Language
3 21 (22.11%) Finance
3 21 (22.11%) Marketing
4 16 (16.84%) German Language
5 12 (12.63%) Games
5 12 (12.63%) Spanish Language
6 11 (11.58%) Electronics
7 8 (8.42%) Italian Language
8 6 (6.32%) Arabic Language
9 5 (5.26%) Russian Language
10 4 (4.21%) Korean Language
10 4 (4.21%) Multimedia
11 3 (3.16%) French Language
12 2 (2.11%) Banking
12 2 (2.11%) Financial Institution
13 1 (1.05%) Advertising
13 1 (1.05%) Automotive
13 1 (1.05%) Law
13 1 (1.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (17.89%) Analyst
2 13 (13.68%) Graduate
3 11 (11.58%) Trainee
4 9 (9.47%) SOC Engineer
5 8 (8.42%) Design Engineer
6 7 (7.37%) Procurement Manager
7 6 (6.32%) Incident Responder
7 6 (6.32%) Marketing Analyst
7 6 (6.32%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Consultant
8 5 (5.26%) Designer
8 5 (5.26%) IT Graduate
8 5 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Product Manager
8 5 (5.26%) Technical Support
9 4 (4.21%) Marketing Manager
9 4 (4.21%) Presales Consultant
9 4 (4.21%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) Technical Support Executive
10 3 (3.16%) WAN Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.42%) XML
2 4 (4.21%) HTML
3 2 (2.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.58%) Mobile App
3 10 (10.53%) ASIC
3 10 (10.53%) SystemC
3 10 (10.53%) Verilog
4 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.32%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (6.32%) User Experience
6 5 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.26%) Digital Media
6 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.21%) Digital TV
7 4 (4.21%) Video on Demand
8 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.11%) Fintech
9 1 (1.05%) BBC
9 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.05%) Mobile Games
9 1 (1.05%) Replication
9 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.68%) Linux
2 11 (11.58%) Android
2 11 (11.58%) Apple iOS
2 11 (11.58%) Unix
3 4 (4.21%) Windows
4 2 (2.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.89%) Mathematics
2 15 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (14.74%) Customer-Centricity
4 12 (12.63%) Physics
5 11 (11.58%) Mobile Application Development
5 11 (11.58%) Use Case
6 10 (10.53%) DRM
6 10 (10.53%) Electronic Design Automation
7 9 (9.47%) Data Analysis
7 9 (9.47%) E-Commerce
8 8 (8.42%) Presales
9 7 (7.37%) Business Development
9 7 (7.37%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (7.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.32%) Contract Management
10 6 (6.32%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (6.32%) Marketing Management
11 5 (5.26%) Marketing Strategy
12 4 (4.21%) Data Entry
12 4 (4.21%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.37%) Python
2 13 (13.68%) C++
2 13 (13.68%) Java
2 13 (13.68%) Perl
3 10 (10.53%) C
4 8 (8.42%) SQL
5 5 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.16%) PHP
7 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.11%) Ruby
8 1 (1.05%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.05%) R
8 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (6.32%) CREST Certified
3 4 (4.21%) CCNA
3 4 (4.21%) CCNP
3 4 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.16%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.05%) CCDP
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.05%) PhD
5 1 (1.05%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) Docker
2 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.53%) CA
3 7 (7.37%) Cadence
3 7 (7.37%) Synopsys
4 6 (6.32%) Oracle
5 5 (5.26%) Huawei
6 4 (4.21%) Cisco
7 1 (1.05%) Avaya
7 1 (1.05%) iManage
7 1 (1.05%) Okta
7 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.05%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.05%) Veeam
7 1 (1.05%) VMware