Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term German Language in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited German Language over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

German Language
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 308 296 295
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing German Language 20 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.31% 0.24%
As % of the General category 0.52% 0.81% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 23
West Midlands median annual salary £26,500 £26,198 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.15% -9.66% -69.47%
10th Percentile £19,670 £20,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £49,500 £55,000 £53,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +18.42% +1.33% -11.76%

German 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3846 4424 3992
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.82% 38.52% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3001 3415 3152
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,115 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.74% +4.23% -

German Language
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing German Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for German Language in the West Midlands

German Language
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for German Language in the West Midlands

German Language
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing German Language in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for German Language in the West Midlands

German Language
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing German Language within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Birmingham -1 8 £19,670 -24.92%
Worcestershire - 7 £26,500 -
Herefordshire - 4 - -
German Language
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing German Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for German Language.

1 13 (65.00%) French Language
2 7 (35.00%) Degree
3 6 (30.00%) Spanish Language
3 6 (30.00%) Retail
3 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 6 (30.00%) Time Management
4 5 (25.00%) Data Encryption
4 5 (25.00%) Firewall
4 5 (25.00%) IPsec
4 5 (25.00%) Network Security
4 5 (25.00%) VPN
4 5 (25.00%) SSL
4 5 (25.00%) DMZ
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) Cognos
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (20.00%) Dutch Language
5 4 (20.00%) Finnish Language
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (20.00%) Infor
6 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (10.00%) PMP
7 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
7 2 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (10.00%) MS Visio

German Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DMZ
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
1 5 (25.00%) IPsec
1 5 (25.00%) Network Security
1 5 (25.00%) SSL
1 5 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (65.00%) French Language
2 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 6 (30.00%) Spanish Language
3 4 (20.00%) Dutch Language
3 4 (20.00%) Finnish Language
3 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.00%) Polish Language
4 2 (10.00%) Russian Language
5 1 (5.00%) Automotive
5 1 (5.00%) Electronics
5 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Business Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Cognos BI Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Cognos Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) SSRS Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Support Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Chief Information Officer
4 1 (5.00%) CIO
4 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) IDoc
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Time Management
2 5 (25.00%) Data Encryption
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.00%) Content Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Records Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
1 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) ABAP
2 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.00%) PMP
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) IEC 61508
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 26262
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Cognos
1 4 (20.00%) Infor
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.00%) NCR