The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
French Language
Rank - 97 76
Permanent jobs citing French Language 0 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.45% 1.38%
As % of the General category - 0.91% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 16
Average salary - £33,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
French Language
Scotland

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

General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
755 659 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 55.39% 48.89% 48.79%
Number of salaries quoted 451 447 383
Average salary £47,000 £43,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.04% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 Edinburgh

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

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

French Language
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

French Language Salary Trend in Edinburgh

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Spanish Language
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Perforce
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Solvency II
3 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (25.00%) German Language
3 1 (25.00%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Quality Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (25.00%) Solvency II
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Perforce