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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
French Language
Rank 149 165 158
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing French Language 7 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.27% 0.095%
As % of the General category 0.45% 0.66% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £17,500 £23,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
1544 1656 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.33% 41.32% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1017 782
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,150 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 5 May 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
Fife - 5 - -
Edinburgh +6 1 - -
Glasgow +3 1 £17,500 -22.22%
French Language
UK

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 8 (88.89%) German Language
2 7 (77.78%) Spanish Language
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Siemens
4 5 (55.56%) Six Sigma
4 5 (55.56%) AutoCAD
4 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 5 (55.56%) ISO 14001
4 5 (55.56%) Change Management
4 5 (55.56%) Electronics
4 5 (55.56%) MS Office
4 5 (55.56%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
4 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
4 5 (55.56%) ISO 9002
4 5 (55.56%) Polish Language
4 5 (55.56%) SOLIDWORKS
4 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 5 (55.56%) T-Plan
4 5 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (55.56%) Allen-Bradley
4 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) ERP
5 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (22.22%) CRM

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (55.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
1 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
1 5 (55.56%) AutoCAD
1 5 (55.56%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) MPLS
1 1 (11.11%) DSL
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (88.89%) German Language
2 7 (77.78%) Spanish Language
3 5 (55.56%) Polish Language
3 5 (55.56%) Electronics
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Advertising
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Dutch Language
6 1 (11.11%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (11.11%) Thai Language
6 1 (11.11%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (11.11%) Japanese Language
6 1 (11.11%) Korean Language
6 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Recruitment Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Trainee
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Six Sigma
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
1 5 (55.56%) Change Management
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
1 5 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) B2B
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO 9002
1 5 (55.56%) ISO 14001
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Siemens
2 5 (55.56%) T-Plan
2 5 (55.56%) Allen-Bradley
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco