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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
French Language
Rank 604 586 570
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -16
Permanent jobs citing French Language 344 395 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.38% 0.40%
As % of the General category 0.78% 0.86% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 272 298 299
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,590 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average 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
43826 45948 46398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.71% 43.78% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35554 36709 35895
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 13 February 2016 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 13 February 2016. 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
England -12 331 £37,500 -6.25% 54
London -26 142 £52,000 -0.95% 35
South East -12 105 £35,000 - 9
Berkshire -11 44 £37,500 - 1
Reading +6 30 £38,500 +2.66% 1
East of England +9 27 £28,000 -30.00% 5
West Sussex +9 25 £35,000 - 3
City of London +59 23 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Gatwick +2 22 £35,000 - 2
Yorkshire +13 15 £26,000 +15.55% 2
Buckinghamshire +8 15 £29,500 -15.71% 1
Suffolk - 14 £28,000 - 1
South West -17 13 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Surrey +22 12 £55,000 -65.62% 3
West Midlands -20 11 £22,500 -70.00%
Newmarket - 11 £28,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +6 10 £26,000 +15.55% 1
Wales +14 9 £45,000 +12.50%
South Wales +5 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Cardiff +4 9 £45,000 +28.57%
East Midlands +6 7 £46,250 +140.25%
Cambridgeshire +1 7 £27,500 -37.14% 2
Birmingham -3 7 £47,500 -36.66%
Canary Wharf - 7 £50,000 -
Slough 0 6 £40,000 +48.14%
Cambridge -1 6 £38,750 -3.12% 2
North West +27 5 £29,000 -61.33% 2
Dorset +11 5 £42,500 -
Hampshire -2 5 £40,000 +19.40% 1
Bristol -18 5 £20,000 -40.29% 1

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 356 (48.50%) German Language
2 202 (27.52%) Degree
3 180 (24.52%) Windows
4 172 (23.43%) Finance
5 162 (22.07%) SQL
6 152 (20.71%) Spanish Language
7 122 (16.62%) Microsoft
8 114 (15.53%) Linux
9 102 (13.90%) Italian Language
10 96 (13.08%) Unix
11 90 (12.26%) SQL Server
12 85 (11.58%) Cisco
12 85 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
13 84 (11.44%) Oracle
14 83 (11.31%) Project Management
15 81 (11.04%) JavaScript
15 81 (11.04%) MS Excel
16 79 (10.76%) ITIL
17 72 (9.81%) Computer Science
17 72 (9.81%) Marketing
18 69 (9.40%) Risk Management
19 68 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
20 65 (8.86%) CRM
21 64 (8.72%) SaaS
22 60 (8.17%) MS Office
23 59 (8.04%) Java
23 59 (8.04%) Juniper
23 59 (8.04%) CheckPoint
23 59 (8.04%) Information Security
24 57 (7.77%) Blue Coat

French Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 37 (5.04%) IIS
2 18 (2.45%) Apache
3 17 (2.32%) JBoss
3 17 (2.32%) WebSphere
4 16 (2.18%) Tomcat
5 14 (1.91%) SharePoint
6 13 (1.77%) SAS
7 11 (1.50%) Node.js
8 9 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (0.82%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.54%) CMS
10 4 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.54%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.27%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.27%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.14%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.14%) Gentran
12 1 (0.14%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 81 (11.04%) MS Excel
2 60 (8.17%) MS Office
3 27 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.50%) Photoshop
5 9 (1.23%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.09%) MS Project
6 8 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.82%) SPSS
8 1 (0.14%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 18 (2.45%) SAP SD
2 11 (1.50%) Eloqua
3 10 (1.36%) Kondor
3 10 (1.36%) SAP ERP
4 7 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.95%) SAP MM
5 5 (0.68%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
5 5 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.41%) Relativity
6 3 (0.41%) SAP Retail
6 3 (0.41%) SAP WM
7 2 (0.27%) SAP AFS
7 2 (0.27%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.27%) SunGard AvantGard
8 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.14%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 64 (8.72%) SaaS
2 11 (1.50%) Boomi
2 11 (1.50%) iPaaS
2 11 (1.50%) SuccessFactors
2 11 (1.50%) Taleo
3 8 (1.09%) AdWords
4 5 (0.68%) Office 365
5 4 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.41%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.27%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.27%) Sage Pay
8 1 (0.14%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 53 (7.22%) Firewall
1 53 (7.22%) TCP/IP
2 30 (4.09%) Internet
3 27 (3.68%) WAN
4 26 (3.54%) MPLS
5 18 (2.45%) BGP
5 18 (2.45%) IP Telephony
5 18 (2.45%) IPsec
5 18 (2.45%) OSPF
6 14 (1.91%) FTP
7 13 (1.77%) LAN
7 13 (1.77%) VPN
8 10 (1.36%) Telepresence
9 9 (1.23%) DHCP
9 9 (1.23%) DNS
9 9 (1.23%) VoIP
10 7 (0.95%) ATM
10 7 (0.95%) Ethernet
11 6 (0.82%) RS-232
11 6 (0.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (12.26%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.63%) Relational Database
3 32 (4.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (3.81%) Big Data
6 28 (3.81%) MySQL
7 22 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (2.32%) NoSQL
8 17 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (1.91%) MongoDB
10 12 (1.63%) Oracle Database
11 11 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (1.23%) KDB
13 9 (1.23%) MariaDB
13 9 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (0.68%) DTS
15 5 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 13 (1.77%) Maven
2 10 (1.36%) Eclipse
3 6 (0.82%) GDB
4 5 (0.68%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.68%) JIRA
4 5 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.54%) Subversion
5 4 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (0.54%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.41%) Eclipse RCP
6 3 (0.41%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 2 (0.27%) LSMW
8 1 (0.14%) CMake
8 1 (0.14%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.14%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.14%) Hudson
8 1 (0.14%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.14%) Mocha
8 1 (0.14%) Selenium
General
1 356 (48.50%) German Language
2 172 (23.43%) Finance
3 152 (20.71%) Spanish Language
4 102 (13.90%) Italian Language
5 72 (9.81%) Marketing
6 55 (7.49%) Banking
7 54 (7.36%) Telecoms
8 38 (5.18%) Dutch Language
9 31 (4.22%) Back Office
10 28 (3.81%) Legal
11 27 (3.68%) Portuguese Language
12 25 (3.41%) Manufacturing
12 25 (3.41%) Retail
13 18 (2.45%) Games
14 13 (1.77%) Arabic Language
14 13 (1.77%) Russian Language
15 11 (1.50%) Japanese Language
15 11 (1.50%) Swedish Language
16 10 (1.36%) Advertising
17 8 (1.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 132 (17.98%) Analyst
2 95 (12.94%) Consultant
3 69 (9.40%) Support Engineer
4 68 (9.26%) Developer
5 50 (6.81%) Technical Support
6 48 (6.54%) Project Manager
7 45 (6.13%) Technical Engineer
8 40 (5.45%) Support Analyst
9 35 (4.77%) Security Engineer
10 33 (4.50%) Technical Support Engineer
11 31 (4.22%) Applications Support
12 30 (4.09%) Business Analyst
12 30 (4.09%) Junior
13 26 (3.54%) Linux Engineer
14 25 (3.41%) Technical Consultant
15 23 (3.13%) Product Manager
16 19 (2.59%) IT Consultant
17 18 (2.45%) Account Manager
17 18 (2.45%) Senior Consultant
18 17 (2.32%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (7.49%) .NET
2 53 (7.22%) HTML
3 43 (5.86%) Web Services
4 39 (5.31%) XML
5 31 (4.22%) CSS
6 30 (4.09%) ASP.NET
7 27 (3.68%) AngularJS
8 22 (3.00%) jQuery
9 20 (2.72%) Spring
10 16 (2.18%) HTML5
11 13 (1.77%) Symfony
12 12 (1.63%) COM
12 12 (1.63%) JMS
12 12 (1.63%) SOAP
13 11 (1.50%) Ajax
13 11 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (1.50%) CSS3
13 11 (1.50%) LAMP
13 11 (1.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 85 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (9.81%) Computer Science
3 34 (4.63%) Management Information System
4 28 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (3.81%) Mathematics
5 24 (3.27%) User Experience
6 12 (1.63%) Derivative
7 11 (1.50%) Fixed Income
8 10 (1.36%) Telematics
8 10 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.09%) Hedge funds
10 6 (0.82%) Algorithms
10 6 (0.82%) AS400
10 6 (0.82%) Internet of Things
10 6 (0.82%) Mobile App
10 6 (0.82%) Social Media
11 5 (0.68%) Digital Media
11 5 (0.68%) PMI
11 5 (0.68%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 180 (24.52%) Windows
2 114 (15.53%) Linux
3 96 (13.08%) Unix
4 54 (7.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (7.08%) Solaris
6 46 (6.27%) Windows 2000
6 46 (6.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 43 (5.86%) Windows Server
8 13 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (1.77%) Windows 8
9 9 (1.23%) Debian
9 9 (1.23%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.95%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.82%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.54%) AIX
12 4 (0.54%) HPUX
12 4 (0.54%) IRIX
12 4 (0.54%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.41%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (11.31%) Project Management
2 79 (10.76%) ITIL
3 69 (9.40%) Risk Management
4 68 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (8.86%) CRM
6 59 (8.04%) Information Security
7 56 (7.63%) Presales
8 49 (6.68%) Analytics
9 41 (5.59%) Mentoring
10 39 (5.31%) Product Management
10 39 (5.31%) Software Engineering
11 38 (5.18%) Business Intelligence
12 36 (4.90%) E-Commerce
13 34 (4.63%) Business Development
14 33 (4.50%) Business Analysis
14 33 (4.50%) Scrum
15 29 (3.95%) Service Delivery
16 28 (3.81%) Coaching
16 28 (3.81%) SDLC
17 25 (3.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 162 (22.07%) SQL
2 81 (11.04%) JavaScript
3 59 (8.04%) Java
4 47 (6.40%) PHP
5 44 (5.99%) C#
6 26 (3.54%) Python
7 20 (2.72%) T-SQL
8 16 (2.18%) C
8 16 (2.18%) C++
8 16 (2.18%) Perl
9 14 (1.91%) Bash Shell
10 11 (1.50%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.36%) VB.NET
12 9 (1.23%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.09%) MATLAB
13 8 (1.09%) R
14 7 (0.95%) VBA
15 6 (0.82%) AWK
15 6 (0.82%) sed
16 5 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 202 (27.52%) Degree
2 41 (5.59%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (5.31%) CCNA
4 25 (3.41%) CCNP
5 14 (1.91%) PMI Certification
6 13 (1.77%) PMP
7 10 (1.36%) MCSE
7 10 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.09%) CISSP
9 6 (0.82%) CEH
9 6 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.54%) CFA
10 4 (0.54%) MCSA
10 4 (0.54%) PhD
10 4 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.27%) CCIE
11 2 (0.27%) CCSP
11 2 (0.27%) GNVQ
11 2 (0.27%) MOS
11 2 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.72%) SLA
2 28 (3.81%) QA
3 13 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.23%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.54%) Basel II
6 3 (0.41%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.14%) HL7
8 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (4.77%) Active Directory
2 23 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.82%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.82%) NFS
4 5 (0.68%) Firmware
4 5 (0.68%) Squid
5 4 (0.54%) Xen
6 2 (0.27%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.27%) XenApp
7 1 (0.14%) KVM
7 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (1.50%) Jitterbit
1 11 (1.50%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 6 (0.82%) NetBackup
2 6 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.41%) Nmap
5 2 (0.27%) DameWare
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.14%) Kibana
6 1 (0.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 122 (16.62%) Microsoft
2 85 (11.58%) Cisco
3 84 (11.44%) Oracle
4 59 (8.04%) CheckPoint
4 59 (8.04%) Juniper
5 57 (7.77%) Blue Coat
6 48 (6.54%) F5
6 48 (6.54%) Palo Alto
7 46 (6.27%) Crossbeam
7 46 (6.27%) Sourcefire
8 42 (5.72%) SAP
9 36 (4.90%) VMware
10 33 (4.50%) Salesforce.com
11 27 (3.68%) Citrix
12 22 (3.00%) IBM
13 18 (2.45%) Avaloq
14 16 (2.18%) Google
15 15 (2.04%) Informatica
16 13 (1.77%) Dell
17 12 (1.63%) Ariba
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Salary: £33000 - £35000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension Medical Health Insurance etc
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