The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 485 436 402
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -34
Permanent jobs citing French Language 521 545 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.49% 0.55%
As % of the General category 0.98% 1.13% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 386 447 563
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
53274 48177 56459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.00% 43.33% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 41213 38106 47450
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing French Language within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -40 501 £42,500 +13.33% 47
London -29 249 £60,000 +41.17% 23
South East -54 152 £38,000 +8.57% 18
Berkshire -47 62 £38,500 +13.23% 5
City of London -10 45 £55,000 +52.77% 2
South West +30 33 £33,500 +3.07% 1
Reading -23 29 £38,000 +8.57% 3
Bristol - 29 £33,500 - 1
Surrey +14 24 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Hampshire -32 22 £32,000 -14.66% 2
North West +7 17 £35,000 +25.00% 3
Kent - 17 £32,500 -
East of England -50 16 £22,500 -30.76%
Bracknell -6 14 £45,000 +47.54% 1
West Sussex +9 12 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Scotland -10 11 £32,500 - 3
West Midlands -10 10 £30,812 -31.52%
Yorkshire -28 9 £34,500 +64.28% 1
Crawley - 9 £35,000 - 2
Maidenhead - 9 £55,000 -
Birmingham +5 8 £19,000 -68.33%
Edinburgh -25 8 £32,500 - 2
Fareham - 8 - -
South Yorkshire - 8 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 8 £35,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 7 £24,000 -
Manchester +7 7 £36,250 +126.56% 3
Tyne and Wear +3 7 £24,000 -
North East -1 7 £24,000 -
Cambridgeshire -1 6 £28,000 -30.00%

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 450 (47.22%) German Language
2 309 (32.42%) Degree
3 274 (28.75%) SQL
4 227 (23.82%) Finance
5 205 (21.51%) Windows
6 204 (21.41%) Spanish Language
7 165 (17.31%) Microsoft
8 162 (17.00%) Oracle
9 156 (16.37%) Italian Language
10 147 (15.42%) UNIX
11 144 (15.11%) Marketing
12 143 (15.01%) Java
13 121 (12.70%) Linux
13 121 (12.70%) Project Management
14 120 (12.59%) Computer Science
15 118 (12.38%) MS Excel
16 109 (11.44%) SQL Server
17 101 (10.60%) Banking
18 98 (10.28%) CRM
19 93 (9.76%) VMware
20 85 (8.92%) Business Intelligence
21 80 (8.39%) MS Office
22 79 (8.29%) XML
23 77 (8.08%) .NET
24 75 (7.87%) Software Engineering
25 70 (7.35%) SAN
26 69 (7.24%) JavaScript
27 67 (7.03%) Relational Database
28 66 (6.93%) Retail
29 65 (6.82%) E-Commerce

French Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 64 (6.72%) SharePoint
2 50 (5.25%) WebSphere
3 46 (4.83%) WebLogic
4 41 (4.30%) Lotus Domino
4 41 (4.30%) MS Exchange
5 27 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (1.57%) Site Server
8 14 (1.47%) CMS
9 12 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (0.84%) Apache
11 8 (0.84%) IIS
12 6 (0.63%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.63%) Node.js
13 5 (0.52%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.42%) Lync
15 3 (0.31%) SAS
15 3 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 118 (12.38%) MS Excel
2 80 (8.39%) MS Office
3 28 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (1.68%) InDesign
5 15 (1.57%) Acrobat
6 13 (1.36%) MS Visio
7 11 (1.15%) RoboHelp
7 11 (1.15%) PageMaker
7 11 (1.15%) CorelDRAW
8 10 (1.05%) FrameMaker
8 10 (1.05%) MS Project
9 5 (0.52%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.31%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.21%) SPSS
12 2 (0.21%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.10%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.10%) Revit
Business Applications
1 13 (1.36%) SAP FI
2 9 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (0.84%) SAP CO
4 7 (0.73%) SAP SD
5 6 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
5 6 (0.63%) SunGard AvantGard
6 4 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.31%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.31%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.21%) Lawson
8 2 (0.21%) SAP APO
8 2 (0.21%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.04%) SaaS
2 10 (1.05%) SuccessFactors
3 8 (0.84%) Taleo
4 4 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.21%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 70 (7.35%) SAN
2 53 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 50 (5.25%) Internet
4 43 (4.51%) WAN
5 41 (4.30%) DNS
6 38 (3.99%) Firewall
7 35 (3.67%) LAN
8 26 (2.73%) VPN
9 23 (2.41%) DHCP
9 23 (2.41%) FTP
10 19 (1.99%) NAS
11 13 (1.36%) Wireless
11 13 (1.36%) ADSL
12 12 (1.26%) iSCSI
13 11 (1.15%) LDAP
13 11 (1.15%) HTTP
14 10 (1.05%) PBX
14 10 (1.05%) MPLS
15 8 (0.84%) Ethernet
16 7 (0.73%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (11.44%) SQL Server
2 67 (7.03%) Relational Database
3 33 (3.46%) RDBMS
4 23 (2.41%) Oracle Database
5 19 (1.99%) QlikView
6 18 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (1.89%) MySQL
7 17 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (1.68%) DB2
9 14 (1.47%) MS Access
9 14 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (0.94%) SAP BW
13 8 (0.84%) SAP BI
13 8 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.73%) Data Mining
15 6 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
16 5 (0.52%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 41 (4.30%) Eclipse
2 39 (4.09%) Eclipse RCP
3 24 (2.52%) Ant
3 24 (2.52%) JUnit
4 18 (1.89%) Git (software)
5 15 (1.57%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (0.52%) JIRA
6 5 (0.52%) Selenium
6 5 (0.52%) SpecFlow
6 5 (0.52%) Cucumber
6 5 (0.52%) SoapUI
7 4 (0.42%) Subversion
7 4 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.31%) NUnit
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.21%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.10%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.10%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.10%) MSTest
General
1 450 (47.22%) German Language
2 227 (23.82%) Finance
3 204 (21.41%) Spanish Language
4 156 (16.37%) Italian Language
5 144 (15.11%) Marketing
6 101 (10.60%) Banking
7 66 (6.93%) Retail
8 58 (6.09%) Telecoms
9 57 (5.98%) Manufacturing
10 49 (5.14%) Dutch Language
11 39 (4.09%) Portuguese Language
12 33 (3.46%) Back Office
13 30 (3.15%) Advertising
13 30 (3.15%) Swedish Language
14 29 (3.04%) Russian Language
15 27 (2.83%) Pharmaceutical
15 27 (2.83%) Japanese Language
16 21 (2.20%) Electronics
16 21 (2.20%) Front Office
17 18 (1.89%) Finnish Language
Job Titles
1 168 (17.63%) Analyst
2 117 (12.28%) Technical Support
3 111 (11.65%) Support Engineer
4 103 (10.81%) Consultant
5 70 (7.35%) Technical Engineer
6 68 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
7 65 (6.82%) Developer
8 55 (5.77%) Support Analyst
9 50 (5.25%) Architect
10 49 (5.14%) Business Analyst
11 37 (3.88%) Project Manager
12 35 (3.67%) Software Engineer
13 34 (3.57%) Junior
14 27 (2.83%) Solutions Architect
15 24 (2.52%) Java Software Engineer
16 23 (2.41%) Applications Support
17 22 (2.31%) Account Manager
17 22 (2.31%) IT Support
18 21 (2.20%) Technical Consultant
18 21 (2.20%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (8.29%) XML
2 77 (8.08%) .NET
3 58 (6.09%) HTML
4 54 (5.67%) J2EE
5 42 (4.41%) Spring
6 39 (4.09%) GWT
7 33 (3.46%) JMS
8 32 (3.36%) Web Services
9 27 (2.83%) ASP.NET
10 26 (2.73%) JSP
10 26 (2.73%) Servlets
11 24 (2.52%) XSLT
11 24 (2.52%) WebSphere MQ
12 22 (2.31%) Middleware
13 18 (1.89%) JSON
14 17 (1.78%) Struts
15 16 (1.68%) Android SDK
16 15 (1.57%) iOS SDK
16 15 (1.57%) REST
16 15 (1.57%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 120 (12.59%) Computer Science
2 60 (6.30%) Clustering
3 46 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
4 33 (3.46%) SWIFT
5 32 (3.36%) Management Information System
6 30 (3.15%) Client/Server
7 26 (2.73%) PMI
8 24 (2.52%) N-Tier
8 24 (2.52%) Inversion of Control
8 24 (2.52%) Social Media
9 22 (2.31%) EPoS
10 20 (2.10%) Derivative
10 20 (2.10%) Mathematics
11 19 (1.99%) Blackberry
12 18 (1.89%) Graphic Design
13 17 (1.78%) Mobile App
14 15 (1.57%) Replication
15 14 (1.47%) Data Integration
16 13 (1.36%) Statistics
17 11 (1.15%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 205 (21.51%) Windows
2 147 (15.42%) UNIX
3 121 (12.70%) Linux
4 54 (5.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (4.09%) Windows 7
7 35 (3.67%) Android
8 32 (3.36%) Apple iOS
9 31 (3.25%) Windows XP
10 28 (2.94%) Solaris
11 18 (1.89%) AIX
11 18 (1.89%) HPUX
12 14 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
14 9 (0.94%) SUSE
14 9 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.84%) Windows 2000
16 5 (0.52%) IRIX
17 4 (0.42%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (12.70%) Project Management
2 98 (10.28%) CRM
3 85 (8.92%) Business Intelligence
4 75 (7.87%) Software Engineering
5 65 (6.82%) E-Commerce
6 53 (5.56%) Analytics
7 52 (5.46%) UML
8 49 (5.14%) SOA
9 48 (5.04%) ERP
10 46 (4.83%) Data Management
10 46 (4.83%) Unit Testing
11 44 (4.62%) OO
12 43 (4.51%) Problem Management
13 40 (4.20%) ITIL
14 38 (3.99%) Asset Management
15 37 (3.88%) ETL
16 34 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
17 33 (3.46%) Change Management
18 32 (3.36%) Service Management
18 32 (3.36%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 274 (28.75%) SQL
2 143 (15.01%) Java
3 69 (7.24%) JavaScript
4 55 (5.77%) C#
5 39 (4.09%) VBA
5 39 (4.09%) C
6 36 (3.78%) C++
7 26 (2.73%) PHP
8 25 (2.62%) T-SQL
9 18 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 14 (1.47%) VB.NET
10 14 (1.47%) Perl
11 12 (1.26%) PowerShell
12 9 (0.94%) VBScript
13 8 (0.84%) VB
14 6 (0.63%) ABAP
15 4 (0.42%) Python
15 4 (0.42%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 4 (0.42%) VB6
16 3 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 309 (32.42%) Degree
2 36 (3.78%) PMI Certification
3 25 (2.62%) MBA
3 25 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (2.10%) CCNA
6 19 (1.99%) CCNP
7 13 (1.36%) Network+ Certification
7 13 (1.36%) A+ Certification
8 11 (1.15%) MCP
8 11 (1.15%) Security Cleared
9 10 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (1.05%) PMP
10 8 (0.84%) MCSA
11 7 (0.73%) CCIE
11 7 (0.73%) CISSP
12 6 (0.63%) MCSE
12 6 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.52%) ISEB
14 4 (0.42%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.62%) SLA
2 33 (3.46%) QA
3 24 (2.52%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.31%) HL7
7 2 (0.21%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.21%) COBIT
8 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 59 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 53 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.26%) XenApp
5 10 (1.05%) Terminal Services
6 8 (0.84%) VMware ESX
6 8 (0.84%) NFS
7 4 (0.42%) Xen
8 3 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.21%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (1.36%) SCCM
2 11 (1.15%) MOM
2 11 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 10 (1.05%) MobiControl
4 9 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (0.94%) WSUS
5 8 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.42%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.31%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.31%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.21%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.21%) WMI
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.10%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.10%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.10%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 165 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 162 (17.00%) Oracle
3 93 (9.76%) VMware
4 58 (6.09%) Google
5 42 (4.41%) JBoss
6 41 (4.30%) SAP
6 41 (4.30%) Citrix
7 38 (3.99%) Cisco
8 30 (3.15%) IBM
8 30 (3.15%) Salesforce.com
9 23 (2.41%) Adobe
10 21 (2.20%) Sun
10 21 (2.20%) Cognos
11 20 (2.10%) EMC
12 18 (1.89%) Business Objects
12 18 (1.89%) Apple
12 18 (1.89%) Symantec
13 16 (1.68%) MicroStrategy
14 14 (1.47%) Hitachi
14 14 (1.47%) Sybase
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
UK
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
NTT Com Security
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum £30k basic & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary + Leading Company Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent working environment
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
McAfee
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis IT
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Full Corp Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago