The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
French Language
UK
Rank 560 606 579
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -27
Permanent jobs citing French Language 299 342 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the General category 0.86% 0.77% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 241 266 296
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,220
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
34617 44625 46782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.24% 43.66% 43.81%
Number of salaries quoted 27928 36200 37229
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing French Language as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

French Language
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing French Language within the UK.

French Language Salary Trend in the UK

French Language
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing French Language over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 within the UK.

French Language Salary Histogram in the UK

French Language
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +48 283 £40,000 +1.91% 38
London +54 124 £53,750 +2.38% 17
South East +52 93 £38,000 +8.57% 11
Buckinghamshire +40 37 £47,500 +61.01% 5
City of London +43 30 £55,000 +37.50% 6
Berkshire +26 30 £40,000 +3.89% 3
East of England +17 25 £27,000 -3.57% 4
Milton Keynes +35 23 £55,000 -
Cambridge +20 14 £27,000 -46.00% 1
Crawley +20 14 £35,250 +28.18% 1
Cambridgeshire +14 14 £27,000 -30.32% 1
West Sussex +1 14 £35,250 +0.71% 1
High Wycombe +13 13 £24,000 +4.34% 4
West Midlands +30 12 £21,710 -3.51% 1
Reading +28 12 £31,000 -19.48%
North West -1 12 £31,250 +21.35% 1
Manchester -16 10 £31,250 +7.75% 1
Surrey +40 8 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Hertfordshire +21 8 £23,500 - 3
Birmingham +17 8 £18,750 -46.42% 1
East Midlands +16 8 £37,500 -18.91% 2
Derbyshire - 7 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +12 6 - - 1
North Yorkshire +8 6 - -
Scarborough - 6 - -
Derby - 6 £35,000 -
South Wales +12 5 £19,000 -57.77% 1
Wales +10 5 £19,000 -57.77% 1
Maidenhead +14 4 £42,500 +30.76%
Cardiff +8 4 £19,250 -57.22%

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing French Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for French Language.

1 334 (53.44%) German Language
2 205 (32.80%) Degree
3 200 (32.00%) Spanish Language
4 149 (23.84%) Windows
5 130 (20.80%) Finance
6 119 (19.04%) Microsoft
6 119 (19.04%) Italian Language
7 111 (17.76%) SQL
8 103 (16.48%) Project Management
9 101 (16.16%) Linux
10 97 (15.52%) Computer Science
11 89 (14.24%) MS Excel
12 74 (11.84%) MS Office
13 72 (11.52%) ITIL
14 68 (10.88%) Unix
14 68 (10.88%) Marketing
14 68 (10.88%) Dutch Language
15 61 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
16 56 (8.96%) Analytics
17 55 (8.80%) TCP/IP
18 53 (8.48%) Active Directory
19 48 (7.68%) CISSP
19 48 (7.68%) Business Intelligence
20 47 (7.52%) Risk Management
20 47 (7.52%) MS PowerPoint
20 47 (7.52%) Agile Software Development
21 46 (7.36%) CRM
22 45 (7.20%) Banking
23 40 (6.40%) Cisco
23 40 (6.40%) Manufacturing

French Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (6.08%) SharePoint
2 29 (4.64%) Apache
3 16 (2.56%) IIS
3 16 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 16 (2.56%) WebSphere
4 14 (2.24%) IBM Notes
4 14 (2.24%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.28%) WordPress
6 7 (1.12%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.12%) OpenStack
7 5 (0.80%) Confluence
7 5 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.64%) CloudStack
8 4 (0.64%) CMS
8 4 (0.64%) JBoss
8 4 (0.64%) nginx
9 3 (0.48%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 89 (14.24%) MS Excel
2 74 (11.84%) MS Office
3 47 (7.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (3.84%) MS Project
5 21 (3.36%) Acrobat
5 21 (3.36%) Camtasia
5 21 (3.36%) Snagit
6 11 (1.76%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.12%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.80%) SAP SD
4 4 (0.64%) SAP CAR
4 4 (0.64%) SAP MM
4 4 (0.64%) SAP POS DM
4 4 (0.64%) SAP Retail
5 3 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.32%) BPCS
6 2 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.32%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.32%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.52%) SaaS
2 13 (2.08%) Office 365
3 7 (1.12%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.96%) AdWords
4 6 (0.96%) MailChimp
5 4 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 4 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.48%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Boomi
7 1 (0.16%) GitHub
7 1 (0.16%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 55 (8.80%) TCP/IP
2 30 (4.80%) DNS
3 29 (4.64%) Internet
4 27 (4.32%) Firewall
5 23 (3.68%) LAN
6 22 (3.52%) WAN
7 20 (3.20%) HTTP
7 20 (3.20%) Intrusion Detection
8 14 (2.24%) DHCP
8 14 (2.24%) Ethernet
9 13 (2.08%) MPLS
10 12 (1.92%) SDH
10 12 (1.92%) SSH
11 9 (1.44%) HTTPS
11 9 (1.44%) OSPF
11 9 (1.44%) SSL
12 8 (1.28%) BGP
12 8 (1.28%) EIGRP
13 7 (1.12%) VPN
13 7 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.28%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 14 (2.24%) MySQL
4 11 (1.76%) Big Data
5 10 (1.60%) Hadoop
6 9 (1.44%) KDB
6 9 (1.44%) Kdb+
7 8 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.12%) Relational Database
9 6 (0.96%) InfluxDB
9 6 (0.96%) NoSQL
9 6 (0.96%) OLAP
9 6 (0.96%) SAP HANA
10 4 (0.64%) Apache Hive
10 4 (0.64%) Data Lake
11 3 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.32%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.16%) DB2
13 1 (0.16%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 14 (2.24%) JIRA
2 11 (1.76%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.96%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.80%) Maven
5 4 (0.64%) Subversion
6 3 (0.48%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.32%) JUnit
8 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 334 (53.44%) German Language
2 200 (32.00%) Spanish Language
3 130 (20.80%) Finance
4 119 (19.04%) Italian Language
5 68 (10.88%) Dutch Language
5 68 (10.88%) Marketing
6 45 (7.20%) Banking
7 40 (6.40%) Manufacturing
8 34 (5.44%) Retail
9 29 (4.64%) Swedish Language
10 27 (4.32%) Telecoms
11 26 (4.16%) Portuguese Language
12 23 (3.68%) Advertising
13 17 (2.72%) Arabic Language
14 16 (2.56%) Games
15 14 (2.24%) Danish Language
16 13 (2.08%) Financial Institution
16 13 (2.08%) Polish Language
17 12 (1.92%) Japanese Language
17 12 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 151 (24.16%) Analyst
2 55 (8.80%) Support Engineer
3 45 (7.20%) Project Manager
4 44 (7.04%) Support Analyst
5 40 (6.40%) Technical Support
6 37 (5.92%) Business Analyst
7 36 (5.76%) Consultant
7 36 (5.76%) Service Analyst
8 32 (5.12%) Developer
8 32 (5.12%) Linux Engineer
9 29 (4.64%) Security Engineer
9 29 (4.64%) Technical Engineer
9 29 (4.64%) Technical Support Engineer
10 25 (4.00%) Graduate
10 25 (4.00%) Trainer
11 23 (3.68%) 2nd Line Support
11 23 (3.68%) Service Desk Analyst
12 21 (3.36%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 21 (3.36%) Security Analyst
13 20 (3.20%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.00%) HTML
2 24 (3.84%) XML
3 23 (3.68%) Web Services
4 17 (2.72%) CSS
5 15 (2.40%) FIX Protocol
6 13 (2.08%) LAMP
6 13 (2.08%) Regular Expression
7 10 (1.60%) .NET
8 8 (1.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (1.12%) COM
9 7 (1.12%) EDI
9 7 (1.12%) HTML5
9 7 (1.12%) jQuery
10 6 (0.96%) XHTML
11 5 (0.80%) Ajax
11 5 (0.80%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (0.64%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.64%) FIXML
12 4 (0.64%) LEMP Stack
12 4 (0.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 97 (15.52%) Computer Science
2 61 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.36%) Fixed Income
4 18 (2.88%) Data Centre
5 16 (2.56%) Derivative
5 16 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.24%) User Experience
7 13 (2.08%) Social Media
8 10 (1.60%) EPoS
8 10 (1.60%) FMCG
8 10 (1.60%) Virtual Team
9 9 (1.44%) Cyber Attack
9 9 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.12%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.12%) Smartphone
11 6 (0.96%) Equity Derivative
11 6 (0.96%) iPhone
12 5 (0.80%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (0.80%) iPad
12 5 (0.80%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 149 (23.84%) Windows
2 101 (16.16%) Linux
3 68 (10.88%) Unix
4 38 (6.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (5.12%) Windows 7
6 31 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (4.00%) Windows Server
8 24 (3.84%) Windows 10
9 23 (3.68%) Solaris
10 18 (2.88%) Windows 2000
11 16 (2.56%) Mac OS
12 12 (1.92%) Windows NT
13 10 (1.60%) Android
13 10 (1.60%) CentOS
14 9 (1.44%) Windows XP
15 8 (1.28%) Windows 8
16 7 (1.12%) AIX
16 7 (1.12%) HPUX
16 7 (1.12%) IRIX
16 7 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (16.48%) Project Management
2 72 (11.52%) ITIL
3 56 (8.96%) Analytics
4 48 (7.68%) Business Intelligence
5 47 (7.52%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (7.52%) Risk Management
6 46 (7.36%) CRM
7 37 (5.92%) Cybersecurity
7 37 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (5.76%) E-Commerce
9 34 (5.44%) Change Management
10 33 (5.28%) ERP
11 31 (4.96%) PRINCE2
12 27 (4.32%) Presales
13 26 (4.16%) Business Analysis
13 26 (4.16%) Service Delivery
14 23 (3.68%) Project Planning
15 22 (3.52%) Mathematics
16 19 (3.04%) Digital Marketing
17 18 (2.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (17.76%) SQL
2 31 (4.96%) Java
3 30 (4.80%) Python
4 26 (4.16%) C++
5 21 (3.36%) C#
5 21 (3.36%) JavaScript
6 16 (2.56%) PHP
7 12 (1.92%) Bash Shell
8 11 (1.76%) C
9 10 (1.60%) Perl
9 10 (1.60%) VB
10 9 (1.44%) Shell Script
11 6 (0.96%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.80%) Ruby
13 4 (0.64%) Scala
13 4 (0.64%) VBA
14 1 (0.16%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.16%) ActionScript 2.0
14 1 (0.16%) COBOL
14 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 205 (32.80%) Degree
2 48 (7.68%) CISSP
3 36 (5.76%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (4.00%) CISM
5 23 (3.68%) CCNA
5 23 (3.68%) MOS
6 18 (2.88%) PMP
7 17 (2.72%) SANS
8 15 (2.40%) PMI Certification
9 14 (2.24%) CEH
10 12 (1.92%) MCSE
10 12 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (1.76%) CCNP
12 10 (1.60%) CCIP
13 8 (1.28%) CCIE
13 8 (1.28%) CompTIA Security+
13 8 (1.28%) Security+ Certification
13 8 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (1.12%) ISACA
15 6 (0.96%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.68%) SLA
2 21 (3.36%) PCI DSS
3 16 (2.56%) QA
4 6 (0.96%) COBIT
4 6 (0.96%) MiFID
5 5 (0.80%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.64%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.48%) GDPR
7 3 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
8 2 (0.32%) EMIR
8 2 (0.32%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.32%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.16%) HL7
9 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 53 (8.48%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.60%) Samba
2 10 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.80%) Squid
4 4 (0.64%) Postfix
4 4 (0.64%) Sendmail
4 4 (0.64%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.48%) Docker
5 3 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.48%) LXC
6 1 (0.16%) Firmware
6 1 (0.16%) iptables
6 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.16%) vSphere
6 1 (0.16%) XenApp
6 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (1.44%) RSA Archer
2 8 (1.28%) SCCM
3 6 (0.96%) Grafana
3 6 (0.96%) Puppet
4 5 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.64%) Ansible
5 4 (0.64%) Nessus
5 4 (0.64%) Nmap
5 4 (0.64%) Salt
6 3 (0.48%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.48%) Graphite
6 3 (0.48%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (0.48%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.16%) DameWare
7 1 (0.16%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 119 (19.04%) Microsoft
2 40 (6.40%) Cisco
3 31 (4.96%) Salesforce.com
4 30 (4.80%) SAP
5 27 (4.32%) Citrix
6 26 (4.16%) Adobe
6 26 (4.16%) VMware
7 24 (3.84%) Oracle
8 21 (3.36%) iManage
9 19 (3.04%) Juniper
10 18 (2.88%) Blue Coat
10 18 (2.88%) CheckPoint
10 18 (2.88%) F5
11 17 (2.72%) Palo Alto
12 16 (2.56%) Crossbeam
12 16 (2.56%) Sourcefire
13 14 (2.24%) Lotus
14 13 (2.08%) Google
14 13 (2.08%) IBM
15 12 (1.92%) Novell
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £19670.00 per annum + On-call, Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum upto 35K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
UK
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Health Care Life, Travel, Childcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Chiswick
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50,000 DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Caldicot, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 Per Annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Centum Recruitment Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 basic + commission package, incenctives and company
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + commission
Posted: 7 days ago