The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank - 172 174
Permanent jobs citing French Language 0 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.27% 0.13%
As % of the General category - 0.73% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 4
Average salary - £52,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +110.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.84%
French Language
North West

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

General Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1599 1517 1248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.95% 37.84% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1263 1035
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

French Language
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

French Language Salary Trend in Manchester

French Language
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (100.00%) Italian Language
2 2 (66.67%) AS400
2 2 (66.67%) RPG
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Dutch Language
3 1 (33.33%) German Language
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) ABAP
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Polish Language

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (100.00%) Italian Language
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (33.33%) Dutch Language
3 1 (33.33%) German Language
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) RPG Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) RPG
2 1 (33.33%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP