The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
French Language
Rank 94 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing French Language 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.17% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.39% 0.26% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.69%
French Language
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
517 385 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 44.19% 42.45% 39.65%
Number of salaries quoted 462 323 306
Average salary £38,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,800 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

French Language
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

French Language Salary Trend in South Wales

French Language
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Cardiff -10 1 £35,000 +16.66%
French Language
Wales

French Language
Top 14 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos Report Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Quality Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos