The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 196 193 216
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs citing French Language 45 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.73% 0.37% 0.017%
As % of the General category 2.01% 0.90% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 42 19 1
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.26%
French Language
England

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

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2238 2120 2216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.27% 41.82% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1743 1710 1871
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

French Language
Salary Trend in the South West

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

French Language Salary Trend in the South West

French Language
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing French Language across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

French Language Salary Histogram in the South West

French Language
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Bristol -3 25 £33,500 -10.66% 3
Dorset - 10 £47,500 - 2
Devon - 5 £37,500 - 1
Wiltshire -1 3 - -
Gloucestershire -5 2 £27,000 -18.18%
French Language
England

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 62 (81.58%) Finance
2 52 (68.42%) SQL
3 50 (65.79%) Degree
4 46 (60.53%) WebSphere
4 46 (60.53%) Banking
4 46 (60.53%) Software Engineering
4 46 (60.53%) GWT
4 46 (60.53%) Unit Testing
4 46 (60.53%) Eclipse RCP
4 46 (60.53%) Java
4 46 (60.53%) WebLogic
4 46 (60.53%) JBoss
4 46 (60.53%) Eclipse
5 45 (59.21%) Spring
6 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (44.74%) Computer Science
7 33 (43.42%) VMware
7 33 (43.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (43.42%) Problem Management
8 32 (42.11%) Oracle
9 31 (40.79%) J2EE
9 31 (40.79%) Ant
9 31 (40.79%) JUnit
9 31 (40.79%) JSP
9 31 (40.79%) Servlets
9 31 (40.79%) XML
9 31 (40.79%) XSLT
9 31 (40.79%) Client/Server
9 31 (40.79%) JMS
9 31 (40.79%) N-Tier

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 46 (60.53%) WebSphere
1 46 (60.53%) WebLogic
2 25 (32.89%) Apache ServiceMix
3 8 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (14.47%) MS Office
2 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) LAN
1 6 (7.89%) WAN
1 6 (7.89%) VPN
1 6 (7.89%) Internet
1 6 (7.89%) Firewall
2 2 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.79%) RDBMS
1 31 (40.79%) Relational Database
2 29 (38.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 46 (60.53%) Eclipse RCP
1 46 (60.53%) Eclipse
2 31 (40.79%) Ant
2 31 (40.79%) JUnit
3 14 (18.42%) Git (software)
3 14 (18.42%) Maven
3 14 (18.42%) Jenkins
General
1 62 (81.58%) Finance
2 46 (60.53%) Banking
3 10 (13.16%) Back Office
3 10 (13.16%) Electronics
4 9 (11.84%) German Language
4 9 (11.84%) Spanish Language
5 6 (7.89%) Italian Language
6 2 (2.63%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.63%) Legal
6 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (43.42%) Java Software Engineer
1 33 (43.42%) Software Engineer
2 18 (23.68%) Junior
3 15 (19.74%) Junior Software Engineer
3 15 (19.74%) Junior Java Software Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Team Leader
4 11 (14.47%) Java Team Leader
5 10 (13.16%) Engineering Manager
6 6 (7.89%) IT Support
7 4 (5.26%) Support Technician
8 3 (3.95%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Consultant
8 3 (3.95%) Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Graduate
8 3 (3.95%) Junior Project Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) IT Graduate
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (60.53%) GWT
2 45 (59.21%) Spring
3 31 (40.79%) J2EE
3 31 (40.79%) JSP
3 31 (40.79%) Servlets
3 31 (40.79%) XML
3 31 (40.79%) XSLT
3 31 (40.79%) JMS
3 31 (40.79%) WebSphere MQ
4 25 (32.89%) OSGi
5 15 (19.74%) SWT
5 15 (19.74%) HTML
5 15 (19.74%) Struts
6 14 (18.42%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 34 (44.74%) Computer Science
2 31 (40.79%) Client/Server
2 31 (40.79%) N-Tier
2 31 (40.79%) Inversion of Control
2 31 (40.79%) SWIFT
2 31 (40.79%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (13.16%) Firmware
4 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.32%) UNIX
2 8 (10.53%) Windows
3 6 (7.89%) Windows 7
3 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (60.53%) Software Engineering
1 46 (60.53%) Unit Testing
2 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (43.42%) Problem Management
4 31 (40.79%) UML
5 25 (32.89%) TDD
5 25 (32.89%) Scrum
5 25 (32.89%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (17.11%) Workflow
6 13 (17.11%) OOA/OOD
6 13 (17.11%) OO
7 11 (14.47%) Line Management
8 10 (13.16%) Embedded Software Development
8 10 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (7.89%) Time Management
10 3 (3.95%) Project Management
11 2 (2.63%) Software Licensing
11 2 (2.63%) ERP
11 2 (2.63%) Configuration Management
12 1 (1.32%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 52 (68.42%) SQL
2 46 (60.53%) Java
3 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
4 13 (17.11%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (65.79%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) HND
3 2 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.63%) VCP5
3 2 (2.63%) CCNA
3 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.74%) QA
System Software
1 33 (43.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.32%) XenApp
3 1 (1.32%) XenServer
3 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 46 (60.53%) JBoss
2 33 (43.42%) VMware
3 32 (42.11%) Oracle
4 31 (40.79%) IBM
4 31 (40.79%) Google
5 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.32%) Dell
6 1 (1.32%) Citrix
6 1 (1.32%) SAP
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
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