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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
French Language
Rank - 151 159
Permanent jobs citing French Language 0 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.68% 0.15%
As % of the General category - 1.51% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 1
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1532 1653 1413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.39% 44.94% 43.41%
Number of salaries quoted 914 1075 882
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (85.71%) German Language
2 5 (71.43%) Polish Language
2 5 (71.43%) Spanish Language
2 5 (71.43%) T-Plan
2 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Allen-Bradley
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 9002
2 5 (71.43%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Siemens
2 5 (71.43%) Six Sigma
2 5 (71.43%) AutoCAD
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 14001
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
1 5 (71.43%) AutoCAD
1 5 (71.43%) SOLIDWORKS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (85.71%) German Language
2 5 (71.43%) Polish Language
2 5 (71.43%) Spanish Language
2 5 (71.43%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Recruitment Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Six Sigma
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Business Development
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) B2B
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 9002
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Siemens
1 5 (71.43%) T-Plan
1 5 (71.43%) Allen-Bradley