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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 432 484 431
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -53
Permanent jobs citing French Language 601 454 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.43% 0.51%
As % of the General category 1.20% 0.94% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 412 378 430
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +8.55%

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
50066 48140 52336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.73% 45.12% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 38614 38226 43474
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 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 19 September 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 19 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
England +39 567 £42,000 -1.17% 67
London +53 305 £44,500 +1.71% 37
South East +16 157 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Berkshire +19 85 £40,000 -5.88% 6
City of London +17 55 £37,500 -25.00% 17
Reading +20 49 £32,500 -40.90% 3
South West 0 46 £37,500 - 6
Surrey +9 29 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Bristol +6 26 £33,500 -10.66% 3
Hampshire +2 22 £60,000 +60.00% 4
Southampton +10 15 £60,000 -27.27% 3
Yorkshire -21 14 £22,500 -2.17% 1
Scotland -3 13 £45,000 +31.38% 2
East of England -47 13 £42,500 +16.43% 7
Maidenhead - 11 £50,000 -
Edinburgh -2 10 £33,500 +17.54% 1
Poole - 10 £47,500 - 2
Dorset - 10 £47,500 - 2
South Yorkshire -4 9 - -
Barnsley - 9 - -
Cheshire -14 8 £47,500 +72.72% 1
North West -31 8 £47,500 +21.79% 1
West Sussex -12 7 £33,000 -5.71%
East Midlands -2 6 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Uxbridge - 6 £35,000 -
Reigate - 6 £46,250 -
Warrington - 6 £47,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -7 5 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Bedfordshire -15 5 £22,500 -50.00%
Bracknell -19 5 £40,000 +14.28%

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 537 (44.79%) German Language
2 342 (28.52%) Degree
3 319 (26.61%) SQL
4 317 (26.44%) Finance
5 284 (23.69%) Windows
6 271 (22.60%) Microsoft
6 271 (22.60%) Spanish Language
7 182 (15.18%) Oracle
7 182 (15.18%) MS Excel
8 177 (14.76%) SQL Server
9 174 (14.51%) Italian Language
10 168 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
11 165 (13.76%) Java
12 162 (13.51%) Project Management
13 161 (13.43%) Computer Science
14 153 (12.76%) Marketing
15 144 (12.01%) Linux
16 142 (11.84%) JavaScript
17 138 (11.51%) UNIX
18 127 (10.59%) MS Office
18 127 (10.59%) HTML
18 127 (10.59%) E-Commerce
19 125 (10.43%) Banking
20 123 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
21 119 (9.92%) Relational Database
22 100 (8.34%) VMware
23 94 (7.84%) Web Services
24 92 (7.67%) OO
24 92 (7.67%) Software Engineering
25 91 (7.59%) PRINCE2

French Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 78 (6.51%) IIS
2 73 (6.09%) WebSphere
3 63 (5.25%) WebLogic
4 50 (4.17%) nginx
4 50 (4.17%) Apache Solr
5 30 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 28 (2.34%) MS Exchange
7 27 (2.25%) Lotus Domino
8 25 (2.09%) Apache ServiceMix
9 21 (1.75%) Site Server
10 12 (1.00%) SAS
11 11 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (0.92%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (0.67%) IBM Notes
13 8 (0.67%) Commerce Server
14 7 (0.58%) WebSphere Process Server
15 5 (0.42%) Node.js
Applications
1 182 (15.18%) MS Excel
2 127 (10.59%) MS Office
3 37 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 35 (2.92%) MS Project
5 21 (1.75%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.50%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.42%) InDesign
8 3 (0.25%) RoboHelp
8 3 (0.25%) PageMaker
8 3 (0.25%) FrameMaker
8 3 (0.25%) CorelDRAW
9 2 (0.17%) SPSS
9 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.083%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 17 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.67%) SAP SD
3 6 (0.50%) SAP FI
3 6 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.50%) OpenWorks
4 5 (0.42%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.42%) Agresso
4 5 (0.42%) SAP APO
5 4 (0.33%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.33%) SAP EM
5 4 (0.33%) SAP SCM
5 4 (0.33%) SAP EWM
6 3 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.25%) Magento
6 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 2 (0.17%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 54 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (4.17%) GitHub
2 50 (4.17%) Trello
3 40 (3.34%) SaaS
4 8 (0.67%) Office 365
5 2 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.17%) Taleo
6 1 (0.083%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (6.42%) TCP/IP
2 75 (6.26%) Internet
3 51 (4.25%) WAN
4 42 (3.50%) LAN
5 41 (3.42%) DNS
6 34 (2.84%) DHCP
7 30 (2.50%) SAN
7 30 (2.50%) Firewall
8 29 (2.42%) FTP
9 27 (2.25%) MPLS
10 25 (2.09%) VPN
11 16 (1.33%) PBX
11 16 (1.33%) Wireless
12 15 (1.25%) Network Security
12 15 (1.25%) LDAP
13 14 (1.17%) HTTP
14 13 (1.08%) VoIP
15 11 (0.92%) IPsec
16 10 (0.83%) iSCSI
16 10 (0.83%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (14.76%) SQL Server
2 119 (9.92%) Relational Database
3 65 (5.42%) RDBMS
4 50 (4.17%) RavenDB
5 30 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 25 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (2.00%) QlikView
7 24 (2.00%) MySQL
8 23 (1.92%) DB2
9 20 (1.67%) MS Access
10 11 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (0.75%) Data Mining
11 9 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (0.75%) Big Data
12 7 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.50%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (4.59%) TeamCity
2 53 (4.42%) NUnit
3 52 (4.34%) Eclipse
4 50 (4.17%) ReSharper
4 50 (4.17%) dotTrace
4 50 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
4 50 (4.17%) YouTrack
4 50 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 46 (3.84%) Eclipse RCP
6 31 (2.59%) Ant
6 31 (2.59%) JUnit
7 23 (1.92%) Git (software)
8 22 (1.83%) Visual Studio
9 21 (1.75%) Maven
10 18 (1.50%) Jenkins
11 8 (0.67%) JIRA
12 6 (0.50%) Subversion
13 2 (0.17%) JMeter
13 2 (0.17%) Xcode
13 2 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 537 (44.79%) German Language
2 317 (26.44%) Finance
3 271 (22.60%) Spanish Language
4 174 (14.51%) Italian Language
5 153 (12.76%) Marketing
6 125 (10.43%) Banking
7 69 (5.75%) Retail
8 63 (5.25%) Dutch Language
9 58 (4.84%) Telecoms
10 47 (3.92%) Manufacturing
11 35 (2.92%) Back Office
12 29 (2.42%) Russian Language
13 28 (2.34%) Advertising
14 27 (2.25%) Swedish Language
15 25 (2.09%) Pharmaceutical
16 20 (1.67%) Electronics
16 20 (1.67%) Norwegian Language
17 19 (1.58%) Czech Language
18 18 (1.50%) Financial Institution
18 18 (1.50%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 207 (17.26%) Analyst
2 128 (10.68%) Consultant
3 122 (10.18%) Support Engineer
4 101 (8.42%) Developer
5 95 (7.92%) Technical Support
6 70 (5.84%) Business Analyst
7 61 (5.09%) Project Manager
8 59 (4.92%) Technical Engineer
9 58 (4.84%) Applications Support
10 56 (4.67%) Support Analyst
10 56 (4.67%) Technical Support Engineer
11 55 (4.59%) Software Engineer
12 47 (3.92%) Architect
13 45 (3.75%) .NET Developer
14 42 (3.50%) Junior
15 38 (3.17%) Java Software Engineer
16 27 (2.25%) Senior Developer
17 26 (2.17%) Service Analyst
18 25 (2.09%) Service Desk Analyst
18 25 (2.09%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (10.59%) HTML
2 94 (7.84%) Web Services
3 91 (7.59%) .NET
4 86 (7.17%) CSS
5 79 (6.59%) J2EE
6 73 (6.09%) XML
7 72 (6.01%) Spring
8 65 (5.42%) ASP.NET
9 55 (4.59%) jQuery
10 52 (4.34%) REST
10 52 (4.34%) AngularJS
11 51 (4.25%) WCF
12 50 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (4.17%) Castle Windsor
12 50 (4.17%) Sass
12 50 (4.17%) Lucene
13 46 (3.84%) GWT
14 43 (3.59%) Servlets
15 36 (3.00%) JSP
15 36 (3.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 168 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
2 161 (13.43%) Computer Science
3 70 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
4 61 (5.09%) Management Information System
5 47 (3.92%) SWIFT
6 36 (3.00%) Inversion of Control
6 36 (3.00%) Client/Server
7 32 (2.67%) N-Tier
8 25 (2.09%) PMI
9 21 (1.75%) Social Media
10 17 (1.42%) Statistics
10 17 (1.42%) Mathematics
10 17 (1.42%) Data Integration
10 17 (1.42%) Clustering
11 14 (1.17%) Visualisation
12 11 (0.92%) Biometrics
12 11 (0.92%) Blackberry
13 10 (0.83%) Firmware
13 10 (0.83%) Thin Client
13 10 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 284 (23.69%) Windows
2 144 (12.01%) Linux
3 138 (11.51%) UNIX
4 44 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (3.25%) Windows 7
6 35 (2.92%) Solaris
7 28 (2.34%) Windows XP
8 27 (2.25%) Android
9 26 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (1.42%) Apple iOS
11 13 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (1.08%) AIX
12 12 (1.00%) HPUX
12 12 (1.00%) Windows 2000
13 9 (0.75%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.58%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.33%) Windows CE
15 4 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.25%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (13.51%) Project Management
2 127 (10.59%) E-Commerce
3 123 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (7.67%) Software Engineering
4 92 (7.67%) OO
5 91 (7.59%) CRM
5 91 (7.59%) ITIL
5 91 (7.59%) PRINCE2
6 90 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
7 75 (6.26%) Analytics
8 64 (5.34%) UML
9 62 (5.17%) Coaching
10 59 (4.92%) ERP
11 58 (4.84%) Mentoring
12 56 (4.67%) Change Management
12 56 (4.67%) MVC
13 55 (4.59%) Service Management
14 53 (4.42%) Unit Testing
15 49 (4.09%) Problem Management
16 46 (3.84%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 319 (26.61%) SQL
2 165 (13.76%) Java
3 142 (11.84%) JavaScript
4 84 (7.01%) C#
5 69 (5.75%) T-SQL
6 38 (3.17%) C
7 37 (3.09%) C++
8 36 (3.00%) PHP
9 33 (2.75%) PL/SQL
10 22 (1.83%) Perl
10 22 (1.83%) VBA
11 15 (1.25%) Python
12 8 (0.67%) ABAP
12 8 (0.67%) VB
12 8 (0.67%) Ruby
13 6 (0.50%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.42%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.42%) AspectJ
14 5 (0.42%) VBScript
15 4 (0.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 342 (28.52%) Degree
2 55 (4.59%) PMI Certification
3 40 (3.34%) MBA
4 38 (3.17%) PMP
5 33 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (2.00%) CCNA
7 19 (1.58%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 19 (1.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 17 (1.42%) CCNP
9 14 (1.17%) MCSE
9 14 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (1.08%) Security Cleared
11 12 (1.00%) SC Cleared
12 10 (0.83%) CCIE
13 9 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (0.67%) HND
15 7 (0.58%) MCP
15 7 (0.58%) CCA
15 7 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (0.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (5.34%) SLA
2 38 (3.17%) QA
3 23 (1.92%) Data Quality
4 14 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.58%) ISO 8583
7 3 (0.25%) IAS 39
7 3 (0.25%) Basel III
8 2 (0.17%) GCP
8 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.083%) COBIT
9 1 (0.083%) GAAP
9 1 (0.083%) COSO
System Software
1 76 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (6.26%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.92%) VMware ESX
5 7 (0.58%) NFS
6 6 (0.50%) MetaFrame
6 6 (0.50%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.50%) XenApp
7 3 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.25%) Novell eDirectory
8 2 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.17%) Xen
8 2 (0.17%) XenServer
8 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.083%) Postfix
9 1 (0.083%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.083%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.083%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 15 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
1 15 (1.25%) WSUS
2 11 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (0.67%) Tivoli
3 8 (0.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 8 (0.67%) SCCM
4 7 (0.58%) ServiceCenter
5 6 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.33%) CA LISA
7 4 (0.33%) WMI
7 4 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.083%) Nagios
9 1 (0.083%) AppManager
9 1 (0.083%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.083%) SCOM
Vendors
1 271 (22.60%) Microsoft
2 182 (15.18%) Oracle
3 100 (8.34%) VMware
4 74 (6.17%) SAP
5 60 (5.00%) JBoss
6 50 (4.17%) Rackspace
7 48 (4.00%) IBM
8 47 (3.92%) Google
9 34 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
10 33 (2.75%) Cisco
11 32 (2.67%) Business Objects
12 26 (2.17%) Sun
13 24 (2.00%) Citrix
14 23 (1.92%) Dell
14 23 (1.92%) Cognos
14 23 (1.92%) Symantec
15 21 (1.75%) HP
16 19 (1.58%) Minitab
17 17 (1.42%) Remedy
17 17 (1.42%) Lotus
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 21 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Advantage XPO
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bens and 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East Leake, Leicestershire
CIVIWEB
Posted: Yesterday
London
CIVIWEB
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago