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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
French Language
Rank 475 465 461
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing French Language 482 554 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.47% 0.47%
As % of the General category 1.02% 1.07% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 281 416 403
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
47363 51876 46567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.33% 44.18% 42.80%
Number of salaries quoted 37328 40568 36968
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 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +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 22 May 2015 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 22 May 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
England -10 444 £43,000 +7.50% 52
London +44 255 £52,500 -4.54% 31
South East -53 115 £38,250 +4.08% 12
Berkshire +2 75 £40,000 +5.26% 5
City of London +28 37 £40,000 -27.27% 9
Reading +3 37 £40,000 +8.10% 5
East of England +32 27 £70,000 +100.00% 2
Yorkshire +3 15 £32,000 -47.36%
Bracknell +8 13 - -
Canary Wharf +10 12 £45,000 -35.71%
West Sussex -4 12 £35,000 +9.37% 2
Bedfordshire +23 11 £30,000 +39.53% 1
Surrey +5 11 £33,500 -27.56% 3
South West -38 11 £34,000 +1.49% 1
East Midlands +16 9 £21,500 -33.84% 3
Maidenhead -6 9 £40,000 +31.14%
Cambridge +27 8 £71,250 +67.64%
Cambridgeshire +13 8 £71,250 +67.64%
Gatwick +9 8 £33,000 +10.00%
Harrogate - 8 £32,000 -
Bedford - 8 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 8 £70,000 -
North Yorkshire - 8 £32,000 -
Slough - 8 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire +19 7 - -
Scotland +9 7 £17,500 -46.15%
Wokingham - 7 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire 0 6 £33,750 +25.00% 1
North West -6 6 £31,250 -13.79% 1
West Midlands -12 5 £38,250 +101.31% 1

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 437 (49.55%) German Language
2 241 (27.32%) Degree
3 205 (23.24%) Finance
4 164 (18.59%) Spanish Language
5 151 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
5 151 (17.12%) SQL
6 150 (17.01%) HTML
7 137 (15.53%) XML
8 134 (15.19%) JavaScript
9 127 (14.40%) Microsoft
10 114 (12.93%) Project Management
11 113 (12.81%) CSS
11 113 (12.81%) Italian Language
12 111 (12.59%) Linux
13 106 (12.02%) Windows
14 103 (11.68%) Retail
15 97 (11.00%) Oracle
15 97 (11.00%) Computer Science
15 97 (11.00%) jQuery
16 95 (10.77%) MS Excel
17 92 (10.43%) SQL Server
18 85 (9.64%) Java
18 85 (9.64%) Banking
19 82 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
20 81 (9.18%) Marketing
21 80 (9.07%) UNIX
22 76 (8.62%) Web Development
23 74 (8.39%) MS Office
23 74 (8.39%) MVC
24 73 (8.28%) Amazon AWS

French Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 29 (3.29%) MS Exchange
2 28 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 27 (3.06%) JBoss
4 26 (2.95%) WebLogic
5 23 (2.61%) WebSphere
6 22 (2.49%) Apache
6 22 (2.49%) IIS
7 20 (2.27%) CMS
8 17 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (1.47%) Apache ServiceMix
9 13 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (1.36%) Lotus Domino
11 11 (1.25%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.79%) Alfresco
12 7 (0.79%) Drupal
12 7 (0.79%) Liferay
12 7 (0.79%) Node.js
13 5 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 95 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 74 (8.39%) MS Office
3 25 (2.83%) MS Visio
4 23 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.13%) Photoshop
5 10 (1.13%) AutoCAD
5 10 (1.13%) SOLIDWORKS
6 4 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.23%) MS Project
7 2 (0.23%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.23%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.23%) SPSS
8 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 13 (1.47%) SAP SD
2 8 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.79%) Magento
3 7 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.68%) SAP CRM
5 5 (0.57%) Temenos T24
5 5 (0.57%) Misys Equation
5 5 (0.57%) Misys Midas
5 5 (0.57%) SunGard AvantGard
5 5 (0.57%) Finacle
6 3 (0.34%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.34%) SAP APO
6 3 (0.34%) JDE OneWorld
7 2 (0.23%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.23%) Lawson
7 2 (0.23%) Exchequer
8 1 (0.11%) Summit
8 1 (0.11%) Movex
8 1 (0.11%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 73 (8.28%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (7.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.83%) SaaS
4 12 (1.36%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
6 6 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 6 (0.68%) Office 365
7 5 (0.57%) GitHub
7 5 (0.57%) Sage Pay
8 3 (0.34%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.23%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.11%) Force.com
10 1 (0.11%) Route 53
10 1 (0.11%) Yammer
10 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 36 (4.08%) Firewall
3 31 (3.51%) SAN
4 26 (2.95%) DNS
5 25 (2.83%) LAN
6 24 (2.72%) Internet
7 23 (2.61%) DHCP
8 22 (2.49%) WAN
9 16 (1.81%) iSCSI
9 16 (1.81%) NAS
10 15 (1.70%) FTP
10 15 (1.70%) SMTP
11 14 (1.59%) VPN
12 11 (1.25%) SSH
12 11 (1.25%) IMAP
13 10 (1.13%) Telnet
14 9 (1.02%) HTTP
15 8 (0.91%) VLAN
15 8 (0.91%) MPLS
16 7 (0.79%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (10.43%) SQL Server
2 41 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 20 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (2.27%) RDBMS
4 17 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (1.36%) MySQL
6 12 (1.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 10 (1.13%) Big Data
7 10 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (0.79%) MS Access
9 6 (0.68%) DB2
10 4 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.45%) Sybase ASA
10 4 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.45%) SQL Anywhere
11 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (4.20%) Eclipse
2 28 (3.17%) Maven
3 22 (2.49%) Eclipse RCP
3 22 (2.49%) JUnit
4 21 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 17 (1.93%) Jenkins
6 14 (1.59%) Ant
7 11 (1.25%) Subversion
8 9 (1.02%) Visual Studio
9 7 (0.79%) Mercurial
9 7 (0.79%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.34%) Emacs
11 2 (0.23%) Grunt
11 2 (0.23%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.23%) Selenium
11 2 (0.23%) Fiddler
12 1 (0.11%) LSMW
12 1 (0.11%) eCATT
12 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 437 (49.55%) German Language
2 205 (23.24%) Finance
3 164 (18.59%) Spanish Language
4 113 (12.81%) Italian Language
5 103 (11.68%) Retail
6 85 (9.64%) Banking
7 81 (9.18%) Marketing
8 48 (5.44%) Dutch Language
9 37 (4.20%) Legal
10 36 (4.08%) Telecoms
11 24 (2.72%) Swedish Language
12 22 (2.49%) Billing
13 20 (2.27%) Portuguese Language
13 20 (2.27%) Manufacturing
14 18 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
14 18 (2.04%) Electronics
14 18 (2.04%) Back Office
15 17 (1.93%) Games
16 15 (1.70%) Publishing
17 14 (1.59%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 137 (15.53%) Analyst
2 128 (14.51%) Developer
3 119 (13.49%) Consultant
4 71 (8.05%) Support Engineer
5 57 (6.46%) Front-End Developer
6 53 (6.01%) Project Manager
7 52 (5.90%) Business Analyst
8 50 (5.67%) Technical Support
9 39 (4.42%) Technical Engineer
9 39 (4.42%) Technical Support Engineer
10 32 (3.63%) Software Engineer
10 32 (3.63%) Support Analyst
10 32 (3.63%) Applications Support
11 30 (3.40%) Senior Developer
12 28 (3.17%) Java Software Engineer
13 25 (2.83%) Administrator
13 25 (2.83%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 24 (2.72%) Service Manager
15 21 (2.38%) IT Consultant
16 20 (2.27%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (17.01%) HTML
2 137 (15.53%) XML
3 113 (12.81%) CSS
4 97 (11.00%) jQuery
5 71 (8.05%) HTML5
6 69 (7.82%) JSON
7 66 (7.48%) Backbone.js
8 65 (7.37%) HTML5 Canvas
9 64 (7.26%) Browserify
9 64 (7.26%) Flash
10 62 (7.03%) .NET
11 41 (4.65%) Spring
12 39 (4.42%) Web Services
13 36 (4.08%) Servlets
14 33 (3.74%) J2EE
15 25 (2.83%) Struts
16 22 (2.49%) GWT
17 21 (2.38%) JSP
18 19 (2.15%) ASP.NET
19 15 (1.70%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 97 (11.00%) Computer Science
2 82 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 38 (4.31%) Management Information System
5 34 (3.85%) User Experience
6 20 (2.27%) Social Media
7 19 (2.15%) Open Source
7 19 (2.15%) Data Integration
8 18 (2.04%) Mathematics
8 18 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
9 14 (1.59%) N-Tier
9 14 (1.59%) Client/Server
9 14 (1.59%) PMI
9 14 (1.59%) Fixed Income
10 13 (1.47%) SWIFT
11 12 (1.36%) Clustering
12 11 (1.25%) Life Science
13 9 (1.02%) AS400
13 9 (1.02%) Blackberry
14 8 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 111 (12.59%) Linux
2 106 (12.02%) Windows
3 80 (9.07%) UNIX
4 33 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.15%) Solaris
6 18 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (1.70%) Windows 7
9 13 (1.47%) Apple iOS
9 13 (1.47%) Android
10 11 (1.25%) AIX
11 10 (1.13%) HPUX
12 8 (0.91%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.57%) SUSE
13 5 (0.57%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.23%) Windows CE
15 1 (0.11%) IRIX
15 1 (0.11%) zOS
15 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (12.93%) Project Management
3 76 (8.62%) Web Development
4 74 (8.39%) MVC
5 72 (8.16%) ITIL
6 65 (7.37%) E-Commerce
7 64 (7.26%) CRM
8 56 (6.35%) DNA
9 54 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
10 53 (6.01%) ERP
11 48 (5.44%) Service Management
12 44 (4.99%) Problem Management
13 43 (4.88%) Software Engineering
14 42 (4.76%) PRINCE2
15 41 (4.65%) Analytics
16 36 (4.08%) Content Management
17 35 (3.97%) Change Management
18 34 (3.85%) UML
19 31 (3.51%) Service Delivery
19 31 (3.51%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 151 (17.12%) SQL
2 134 (15.19%) JavaScript
3 85 (9.64%) Java
4 66 (7.48%) ActionScript
5 64 (7.26%) ActionScript 3.0
6 39 (4.42%) C#
7 20 (2.27%) T-SQL
8 18 (2.04%) PHP
9 15 (1.70%) Perl
10 13 (1.47%) VBScript
11 11 (1.25%) C
12 9 (1.02%) C++
12 9 (1.02%) COBOL
13 8 (0.91%) PL/SQL
13 8 (0.91%) RPG
14 7 (0.79%) ABAP
15 6 (0.68%) VB
16 5 (0.57%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.57%) PHP5
16 5 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 241 (27.32%) Degree
2 20 (2.27%) CISSP
3 19 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
4 17 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (1.70%) CEH
5 15 (1.70%) PMI Certification
6 14 (1.59%) CCNA
7 10 (1.13%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (0.91%) MCP
9 8 (0.91%) ACCA
9 8 (0.91%) CIMA
10 7 (0.79%) MCSE
11 6 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
12 5 (0.57%) CFA
13 4 (0.45%) MCSA
13 4 (0.45%) MCDBA
13 4 (0.45%) CNE
13 4 (0.45%) Novell Certification
14 3 (0.34%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (6.80%) QA
2 40 (4.54%) SLA
3 25 (2.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (1.13%) ISO 9002
4 10 (1.13%) ISO 14001
5 8 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.57%) IAS 39
6 5 (0.57%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.34%) COBIT
8 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 36 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 27 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.79%) NFS
3 7 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (0.57%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.57%) XenApp
6 3 (0.34%) Samba
6 3 (0.34%) Squid
6 3 (0.34%) pfSense
7 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.57%) NetBackup
1 5 (0.57%) Backup Exec
2 4 (0.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (0.34%) Nmap
3 3 (0.34%) Nagios
3 3 (0.34%) WSUS
4 2 (0.23%) SCCM
4 2 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.11%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.11%) Puppet
5 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.11%) Ansible
5 1 (0.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 127 (14.40%) Microsoft
2 97 (11.00%) Oracle
3 58 (6.58%) SAP
4 42 (4.76%) Cisco
5 34 (3.85%) VMware
6 32 (3.63%) IBM
7 31 (3.51%) Google
8 25 (2.83%) Avaloq
9 19 (2.15%) ServiceNow
10 17 (1.93%) Adobe
11 14 (1.59%) AppDynamics
11 14 (1.59%) Citrix
12 13 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (1.36%) HP
13 12 (1.36%) Dell
14 11 (1.25%) Intel
14 11 (1.25%) Sun
15 10 (1.13%) Allen-Bradley
15 10 (1.13%) T-Plan
15 10 (1.13%) SunGard
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Bens, Stock Options
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hammersmith And Fulham, London
CPI Selection
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 4K shift + bonus + extensive Bene
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Salary: £5000 - £65000 per annum + Good bonus + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Pertemps ERP
Posted: Yesterday
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + plus 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Fintrax
Salary: £competitive + Pension,health, life cover
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £32k, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago