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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 110 102 89
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs citing French Language 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% 0.27% 0.34%
As % of the General category 0.23% 0.51% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £28,950
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
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
852 792 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 56.76% 53.66% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 522 511 384
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £65,450
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 November 2014.

French Language Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 8 (61.54%) Oracle
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 5 (38.46%) Spanish Language
2 5 (38.46%) German Language
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
3 4 (30.77%) SOA
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
3 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (30.77%) RESTful
3 4 (30.77%) Perforce
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Subversion
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
4 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (23.08%) Dutch Language
4 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (23.08%) Android
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
4 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
1 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) German Language
2 5 (38.46%) Spanish Language
3 3 (23.08%) Dutch Language
4 1 (7.69%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
1 5 (38.46%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PMP
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) Solvency II
2 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Perforce
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft