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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 152 157 137
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs citing French Language 3 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.098% 0.28% 0.62%
As % of the General category 0.20% 0.60% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 17
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
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
1477 1490 1323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.02% 45.55% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 901 916 924
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 24 December 2014. 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 +11 2 £50,000 +66.66%
Stirling -12 1 - -
French Language
UK

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 10 (62.50%) Spanish Language
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) German Language
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
4 5 (31.25%) Dutch Language
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
5 4 (25.00%) SOA
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Perforce
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Subversion
5 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) Italian Language
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
5 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (25.00%) RESTful
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (25.00%) Analytics
6 3 (18.75%) C#

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
1 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) WorkSite
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) OpenWorks
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) MPLS
2 1 (6.25%) DSL
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
1 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (62.50%) Spanish Language
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) German Language
4 5 (31.25%) Dutch Language
5 4 (25.00%) Italian Language
6 2 (12.50%) Mandarin Language
6 2 (12.50%) Norwegian Language
7 1 (6.25%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (6.25%) Thai Language
7 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
7 1 (6.25%) Japanese Language
7 1 (6.25%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Data Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Management Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
4 2 (12.50%) EPoS
5 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Android
2 3 (18.75%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
1 5 (31.25%) Scrum
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) SOA
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Master Data Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Mapping
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) Solvency II
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Perforce
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco