The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
French Language
Rank 157 162 138
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Permanent jobs citing French Language 3 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.097% 0.20% 0.45%
As % of the General category 0.20% 0.46% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 12
Average salary £50,000 £33,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -8.84%
French Language
UK

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

General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1493 1528 1270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.10% 44.00% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 906 1025 766
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £61,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

French Language
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

French Language Salary Trend in Scotland

French Language
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +10 1 £50,000 +100.00%
Edinburgh +1 1 - -
Stirling - 1 - -
French Language
UK

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (83.33%) German Language
1 5 (83.33%) Spanish Language
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Mandarin Language
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Italian Language
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Japanese Language
4 1 (16.67%) Korean Language
4 1 (16.67%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Dutch Language
4 1 (16.67%) Thai Language
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) WorkSite
4 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) VCP4
4 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Solvency II

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (16.67%) WorkSite
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) DSL
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (83.33%) German Language
1 5 (83.33%) Spanish Language
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Mandarin Language
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Italian Language
4 1 (16.67%) Japanese Language
4 1 (16.67%) Korean Language
4 1 (16.67%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (16.67%) Dutch Language
4 1 (16.67%) Thai Language
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Recruitment Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Trainee
2 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) PMI
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) VCP4
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) Solvency II
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Dell