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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 91 89 88
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing French Language 11 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.75% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the General category 1.51% 0.49% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £36,750 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.84%
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
730 616 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 49.76% 50.70% 47.21%
Number of salaries quoted 466 375 373
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing French Language across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

French Language Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 12 (44.44%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) German Language
3 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 9 (33.33%) Oracle
5 8 (29.63%) PHP
5 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 8 (29.63%) Degree
6 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 6 (22.22%) Analytics
6 6 (22.22%) .NET
6 6 (22.22%) Scrum
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 5 (18.52%) Subversion
7 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
7 5 (18.52%) Perforce
7 5 (18.52%) Client/Server
7 5 (18.52%) SOA
7 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
7 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (18.52%) TeamCity
7 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
7 5 (18.52%) RESTful
8 4 (14.81%) Dutch Language
8 4 (14.81%) Marketing
8 4 (14.81%) Spanish Language
8 4 (14.81%) C++

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
1 5 (18.52%) Subversion
1 5 (18.52%) TeamCity
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
1 11 (40.74%) German Language
2 4 (14.81%) Spanish Language
2 4 (14.81%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) Dutch Language
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Applications Support
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Customer Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) RESTful
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) J2EE
3 1 (3.70%) COM
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) Client/Server
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
3 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Scrum
1 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
1 6 (22.22%) Analytics
2 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (18.52%) SOA
2 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
3 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Content Management
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 8 (29.63%) PHP
3 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) C++
5 3 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (3.70%) C
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Perforce
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com