The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
French Language
Rank 80 109 90
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -19
Permanent jobs citing French Language 12 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.10% 0.17% 0.56%
As % of the General category 3.59% 0.59% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £30,000 £21,500 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% -13.13%
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
French Language
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
334 339 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.56% 29.12% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 279 303 268
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing French Language across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

French Language
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing French Language across the Bedfordshire region.

French Language Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

French Language
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing French Language across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

French Language Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

French Language
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 9 - -
Dunstable - 2 £39,000 -
Luton +10 1 £21,000 -2.32%
French Language
East of England

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing French Language also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited French Language.

1 9 (69.23%) RPG
1 9 (69.23%) COBOL
1 9 (69.23%) Pharmaceutical
1 9 (69.23%) AS400
1 9 (69.23%) Logistics
2 4 (30.77%) German Language
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
3 2 (15.38%) MS Office
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) Hindi Language
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing French Language also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited French Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (69.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (30.77%) German Language
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Hindi Language
3 2 (15.38%) Retail Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) RPG Developer
3 3 (23.08%) AS400 Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 2 (15.38%) Junior IT Support
4 2 (15.38%) Junior IT Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
1 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
1 2 (15.38%) CSS3
1 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
1 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Logistics
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) RPG
1 9 (69.23%) COBOL
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft