The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
French Language
Rank 294 280 271
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Permanent jobs citing French Language 20 43 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.38% 0.41%
As % of the General category 0.33% 0.65% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 33
Average salary £51,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.27% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
French Language
London

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

General Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5995 6569 6523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.64% 58.73% 58.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4964 5454 5778
Average salary £57,500 £59,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.54% +5.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

French Language
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

French Language Salary Trend in the City of London

French Language
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing French Language across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

French Language Salary Histogram in the City of London

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 27 (39.13%) German Language
2 20 (28.99%) Degree
3 19 (27.54%) Finance
4 17 (24.64%) Italian Language
5 16 (23.19%) Spanish Language
6 13 (18.84%) SQL
7 12 (17.39%) VBScript
8 11 (15.94%) Analytics
9 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (14.49%) Marketing
9 10 (14.49%) Project Management
9 10 (14.49%) Banking
10 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
10 9 (13.04%) Linux
11 8 (11.59%) Apache
11 8 (11.59%) Perl
11 8 (11.59%) IIS
11 8 (11.59%) SMTP
11 8 (11.59%) FTP
11 8 (11.59%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (11.59%) Intel
11 8 (11.59%) Telnet
11 8 (11.59%) Financial Institution
11 8 (11.59%) SSH
11 8 (11.59%) Games
11 8 (11.59%) IMAP
11 8 (11.59%) MS PowerPoint
12 7 (10.14%) Back Office
12 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (10.14%) CRM

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 8 (11.59%) IIS
1 8 (11.59%) Apache
2 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.45%) SAS
2 1 (1.45%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.45%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.35%) MS Office
4 2 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.45%) MS Project
5 1 (1.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) WebTrends
1 4 (5.80%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.45%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) SMTP
1 8 (11.59%) FTP
1 8 (11.59%) Telnet
1 8 (11.59%) SSH
1 8 (11.59%) IMAP
2 4 (5.80%) CTI
3 1 (1.45%) MPLS
3 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) DNS
3 1 (1.45%) DHCP
3 1 (1.45%) LAN
3 1 (1.45%) WAN
3 1 (1.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.90%) Big Data
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.45%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.45%) QlikView
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) JIRA
General
1 27 (39.13%) German Language
2 19 (27.54%) Finance
3 17 (24.64%) Italian Language
4 16 (23.19%) Spanish Language
5 10 (14.49%) Banking
5 10 (14.49%) Marketing
6 8 (11.59%) Financial Institution
6 8 (11.59%) Games
7 7 (10.14%) Back Office
8 6 (8.70%) Retail
9 5 (7.25%) Advertising
10 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
11 2 (2.90%) Law
11 2 (2.90%) Legal
11 2 (2.90%) Electronics
11 2 (2.90%) Front Office
11 2 (2.90%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (2.90%) Japanese Language
11 2 (2.90%) Dutch Language
11 2 (2.90%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Consultant
2 10 (14.49%) Project Manager
2 10 (14.49%) Administrator
3 9 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (11.59%) Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (11.59%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) Recruitment Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Graduate
7 4 (5.80%) Business Developer
7 4 (5.80%) PPC Specialist
7 4 (5.80%) Implementation Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) PPC Manager
7 4 (5.80%) PPC Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) PPC Executive
8 3 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) HTML
2 3 (4.35%) .NET
3 2 (2.90%) XHTML
4 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.45%) WPF
4 1 (1.45%) jQuery
4 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) Data Structures
3 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) User Experience
4 2 (2.90%) iPad
5 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.45%) PMI
5 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.45%) GIS
5 1 (1.45%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.45%) Derivative
5 1 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.45%) Statistics
5 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.45%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.94%) Analytics
2 10 (14.49%) Project Management
3 7 (10.14%) CRM
3 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (5.80%) ITIL
4 4 (5.80%) Risk Management
4 4 (5.80%) SEO
4 4 (5.80%) Asset Management
4 4 (5.80%) Pay per click
4 4 (5.80%) OOP
4 4 (5.80%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (5.80%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (5.80%) Product Management
4 4 (5.80%) Test Strategy
5 3 (4.35%) Time Management
5 3 (4.35%) Matrix Management
5 3 (4.35%) Coaching
5 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) SQL
2 12 (17.39%) VBScript
3 8 (11.59%) Perl
4 4 (5.80%) Java
4 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.80%) VB
5 1 (1.45%) VBA
5 1 (1.45%) XQuery
5 1 (1.45%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (28.99%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) MBA
3 1 (1.45%) PhD
3 1 (1.45%) PMP
3 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
1 1 (1.45%) Basel III
1 1 (1.45%) Solvency II
1 1 (1.45%) CRD IV
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Intel
1 8 (11.59%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle
3 4 (5.80%) Omniture
3 4 (5.80%) Google
4 2 (2.90%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.90%) Actuate
5 1 (1.45%) Mapinfo
5 1 (1.45%) Citrix
5 1 (1.45%) SAP
5 1 (1.45%) Cognos
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco
5 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.45%) Tableau
5 1 (1.45%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.45%) TOWER Software
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