Period
to 24 February 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Spanish Language in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Spanish Language over the 6 months to 24 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Spanish Language
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 706 855 887
Rank change year-on-year +149 +32 +103
Permanent jobs citing Spanish Language 113 169 247
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.40% 0.34% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 116 154 233
Median annual salary £51,500 £41,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.85% -21.43% +5.00%
10th Percentile £25,625 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £70,875 £81,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +45.71% +9.38% -8.57%

Spanish 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 28,386 49,023 60,978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.46% 39.95% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 21,380 37,664 47,016
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.60% +0.45% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,489
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Spanish Language
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Spanish Language in the UK

Spanish Language
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Spanish Language in the UK

Spanish Language
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Spanish Language over the 6 months to 24 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Spanish Language in the UK

Spanish Language
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spanish Language within the UK over the 6 months to 24 February 2021. 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 +166 98 £52,500 +27.27% 20
UK excluding London +122 55 £51,000 +45.71% 14
London +142 39 £61,250 +6.52% 8
Work from Home -58 33 £51,000 -7.27% 7
South East +99 19 £50,500 +44.29% 5
East of England +92 19 £52,500 +10.53% 3
North of England +75 10 £27,500 +22.22% 2
Midlands +64 7 £51,000 +30.77% 2
North West +65 5 £27,500 +22.22%
East Midlands +45 5 £23,750 -41.36%
Yorkshire - 5 £35,000 - 2
West Midlands +55 2 £51,000 +30.77% 2

For the 6 months to 24 February 2021, IT jobs citing Spanish 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 Spanish Language.

1 84 (74.34%) French Language
2 81 (71.68%) German Language
3 53 (46.90%) Italian Language
4 36 (31.86%) Degree
5 29 (25.66%) Microsoft
6 26 (23.01%) SQL
7 24 (21.24%) Self-Motivation
8 23 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (18.58%) Project Management
10 20 (17.70%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (15.93%) ITIL
11 18 (15.93%) Finance
12 17 (15.04%) Computer Science
13 16 (14.16%) Marketing
13 16 (14.16%) PMP
14 15 (13.27%) PMI Certification
15 14 (12.39%) Linux
15 14 (12.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (12.39%) JIRA
15 14 (12.39%) Git (software)
16 13 (11.50%) Bash Shell
16 13 (11.50%) Asset Management
17 12 (10.62%) SaaS
18 11 (9.73%) MCP
18 11 (9.73%) E-Commerce
18 11 (9.73%) ETL
18 11 (9.73%) MySQL
18 11 (9.73%) Stakeholder Management
18 11 (9.73%) Software Asset Management
18 11 (9.73%) Continuous Delivery

Spanish 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 7 (6.19%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.77%) Drupal
3 1 (0.88%) Moodle
3 1 (0.88%) nginx
3 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.88%) Totara
Applications
1 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (5.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.88%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.62%) SaaS
2 8 (7.08%) Microsoft 365
3 7 (6.19%) AWS
3 7 (6.19%) Azure
4 4 (3.54%) Power Platform
5 3 (2.65%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.65%) iPaaS
6 2 (1.77%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.77%) Serverless
7 1 (0.88%) AdWords
7 1 (0.88%) GCP
7 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.31%) DNS
2 5 (4.42%) Intranet
3 4 (3.54%) Internet
4 3 (2.65%) DHCP
4 3 (2.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.77%) Firewall
5 2 (1.77%) MQTT
5 2 (1.77%) VLAN
5 2 (1.77%) Wireless
6 1 (0.88%) BGP
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.88%) HTTP
6 1 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.88%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (9.73%) MySQL
3 8 (7.08%) Informix
4 6 (5.31%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.54%) Power BI
6 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.77%) Big Data
8 2 (1.77%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.77%) Tableau
9 1 (0.88%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.88%) Looker
9 1 (0.88%) OLAP
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (12.39%) Git (software)
1 14 (12.39%) JIRA
2 10 (8.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.08%) C++Builder
4 2 (1.77%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.77%) Gradle
4 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.77%) Postman
4 2 (1.77%) Protractor
5 1 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 84 (74.34%) French Language
2 81 (71.68%) German Language
3 53 (46.90%) Italian Language
4 18 (15.93%) Finance
5 16 (14.16%) Marketing
6 10 (8.85%) Dutch Language
7 7 (6.19%) Law
8 5 (4.42%) Legal
8 5 (4.42%) Manufacturing
8 5 (4.42%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (4.42%) Retail
9 3 (2.65%) Automotive
9 3 (2.65%) Banking
9 3 (2.65%) Slovak Language
10 2 (1.77%) Arabic Language
10 2 (1.77%) Electronics
10 2 (1.77%) Multimedia
10 2 (1.77%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.88%) Bulgarian Language
11 1 (0.88%) Catalan Language
Job Titles
1 28 (24.78%) Analyst
2 12 (10.62%) Software Manager
3 11 (9.73%) Developer
3 11 (9.73%) Software Asset Manager
4 9 (7.96%) IT Analyst
5 8 (7.08%) C++ Developer
5 8 (7.08%) Service Analyst
5 8 (7.08%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (7.08%) Support Analyst
5 8 (7.08%) Support Team Leader
5 8 (7.08%) Team Leader
5 8 (7.08%) Technical Leader
5 8 (7.08%) Technical Support
5 8 (7.08%) Technical Support Team Leader
5 8 (7.08%) Technical Team Leader
6 6 (5.31%) Configuration Analyst
6 6 (5.31%) Product Manager
7 5 (4.42%) Applications Support
7 5 (4.42%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (2.65%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.85%) RESTful
2 9 (7.96%) Web Services
3 5 (4.42%) Node.js
4 4 (3.54%) AngularJS
4 4 (3.54%) CSS
4 4 (3.54%) HTML
4 4 (3.54%) React
5 2 (1.77%) CSS3
5 2 (1.77%) HTML5
5 2 (1.77%) jQuery
5 2 (1.77%) REST
6 1 (0.88%) .NET
6 1 (0.88%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.88%) Middleware
6 1 (0.88%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.24%) Self-Motivation
2 20 (17.70%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.08%) Client/Server
3 8 (7.08%) FMCG
4 6 (5.31%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.54%) Life Science
5 4 (3.54%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.54%) Social Media
5 4 (3.54%) User Experience
6 3 (2.65%) e-Learning
6 3 (2.65%) Reinsurance
6 3 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.65%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.77%) CMDB
7 2 (1.77%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.77%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.77%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.88%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.39%) Linux
2 4 (3.54%) Android
2 4 (3.54%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.65%) Windows
4 1 (0.88%) DC/OS
4 1 (0.88%) Unix
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.58%) Project Management
3 18 (15.93%) ITIL
4 17 (15.04%) Computer Science
5 13 (11.50%) Asset Management
6 11 (9.73%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (9.73%) E-Commerce
6 11 (9.73%) ETL
6 11 (9.73%) ITIL V3
6 11 (9.73%) Software Asset Management
6 11 (9.73%) Software Audit
6 11 (9.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (8.85%) ERP
7 10 (8.85%) Scrum
8 9 (7.96%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.08%) Analytics
9 8 (7.08%) Resource Allocation
10 7 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.19%) Product Management
11 6 (5.31%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.01%) SQL
2 13 (11.50%) Bash Shell
3 8 (7.08%) C++
3 8 (7.08%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.19%) Python
5 3 (2.65%) PHP
6 1 (0.88%) C
6 1 (0.88%) C#
6 1 (0.88%) Go
6 1 (0.88%) Java
6 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.88%) Ruby
6 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (31.86%) Degree
2 16 (14.16%) PMP
3 15 (13.27%) PMI Certification
4 11 (9.73%) MCP
5 5 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (2.65%) CCNA
6 3 (2.65%) CISA
6 3 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.77%) CCNP
7 2 (1.77%) PhD
7 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.88%) CCSA
8 1 (0.88%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) SLA
2 3 (2.65%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.88%) PMO
3 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.88%) Varnish
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (2.65%) Terraform
2 1 (0.88%) Ansible
2 1 (0.88%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.88%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.88%) Marathon
2 1 (0.88%) Mesos
2 1 (0.88%) SCCM
2 1 (0.88%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 29 (25.66%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.73%) Snow
3 9 (7.96%) SAP
4 8 (7.08%) Borland
5 5 (4.42%) IFS
5 5 (4.42%) Oracle
6 3 (2.65%) Cisco
6 3 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.77%) Facebook
7 2 (1.77%) Google
7 2 (1.77%) YouTube
8 1 (0.88%) Ariba
8 1 (0.88%) F5
8 1 (0.88%) HubSpot
8 1 (0.88%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.88%) Remedy
8 1 (0.88%) VMware