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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
French Language
Rank 514 501 448
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -53
Permanent jobs citing French Language 428 471 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.42% 0.49%
As % of the General category 0.90% 0.95% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 249 345 437
Average salary £41,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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
47782 49749 47100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.17% 44.07% 43.57%
Number of salaries quoted 37502 38583 37462
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -5 404 £40,750 +1.87% 57
London -10 210 £50,000 -14.89% 30
South East -5 121 £35,000 -3.44% 14
Berkshire +17 77 £40,000 +2.56% 5
Reading -2 36 £42,000 +10.52% 2
East of England +25 25 £26,500 +20.45% 4
City of London -19 20 £51,000 -7.27% 8
West Sussex +9 16 £35,000 - 1
South West -30 15 £37,500 +11.94% 1
Yorkshire +7 13 £32,000 +48.83% 4
Bracknell +5 13 - -
West Yorkshire +4 11 £75,000 +316.66% 3
Bristol -17 11 £35,000 +4.47%
Maidenhead -1 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Midlands -27 10 £23,500 -52.04% 2
Hampshire -11 9 £33,000 +3.12% 3
Cambridgeshire +21 8 £45,000 +38.46%
North West -1 8 £35,000 - 1
Birmingham -10 8 £75,000 +51.51%
Gatwick - 8 £35,000 -
Cambridge +18 7 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf +15 7 £55,000 -21.42%
Leeds +8 7 £75,000 +279.74% 1
Essex +6 7 £26,500 -11.66%
Surrey -16 7 £42,500 +3.65% 2
Wokingham - 7 £29,375 -
East Midlands +20 5 £20,000 -38.46% 1
Hertfordshire 0 5 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Loughton - 5 £26,500 -
Andover - 5 £33,000 -

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 441 (47.52%) German Language
2 271 (29.20%) Degree
3 209 (22.52%) Spanish Language
4 195 (21.01%) Finance
5 170 (18.32%) SQL
6 146 (15.73%) Microsoft
7 141 (15.19%) JavaScript
8 139 (14.98%) HTML
9 131 (14.12%) XML
10 129 (13.90%) Agile Software Development
10 129 (13.90%) Italian Language
11 121 (13.04%) Project Management
12 115 (12.39%) Windows
13 114 (12.28%) Linux
14 106 (11.42%) Marketing
15 100 (10.78%) Java
16 99 (10.67%) MS Excel
16 99 (10.67%) Computer Science
17 96 (10.34%) CSS
18 94 (10.13%) Oracle
18 94 (10.13%) SQL Server
19 91 (9.81%) Retail
20 88 (9.48%) jQuery
21 86 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
22 85 (9.16%) MS Office
22 85 (9.16%) CRM
23 81 (8.73%) .NET
24 79 (8.51%) ITIL
25 78 (8.41%) Enterprise Software
26 75 (8.08%) UNIX

French Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 39 (4.20%) IIS
2 30 (3.23%) CMS
3 27 (2.91%) JBoss
3 27 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 26 (2.80%) MS Exchange
4 26 (2.80%) Apache
5 25 (2.69%) WebLogic
5 25 (2.69%) WebSphere
6 16 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (1.51%) Lotus Domino
8 13 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
10 11 (1.19%) Apache ServiceMix
10 11 (1.19%) Tomcat
10 11 (1.19%) Site Server
11 10 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (0.97%) Commerce Server
12 9 (0.97%) nginx
12 9 (0.97%) Node.js
12 9 (0.97%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 99 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 85 (9.16%) MS Office
3 37 (3.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (2.80%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.19%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.65%) MS Project
7 4 (0.43%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.32%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.22%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.22%) SPSS
10 1 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 15 (1.62%) Google Analytics
2 12 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.97%) SAP SD
4 7 (0.75%) Magento
4 7 (0.75%) SiteCatalyst
5 6 (0.65%) SAP CRM
6 5 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.43%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.43%) Agresso
8 3 (0.32%) Lawson
8 3 (0.32%) JDE OneWorld
8 3 (0.32%) Exchequer
8 3 (0.32%) SAP R/3
8 3 (0.32%) SAP APO
8 3 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.32%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.22%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.22%) Finacle
9 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.22%) Misys Equation
Cloud Services
1 51 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (3.66%) SaaS
3 22 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.51%) GitHub
5 9 (0.97%) Trello
6 7 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 5 (0.54%) Office 365
9 3 (0.32%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.11%) Route 53
10 1 (0.11%) Force.com
10 1 (0.11%) Yammer
10 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 32 (3.45%) LAN
3 31 (3.34%) SAN
4 29 (3.13%) Internet
4 29 (3.13%) Firewall
4 29 (3.13%) WAN
5 25 (2.69%) FTP
6 24 (2.59%) DNS
7 22 (2.37%) MPLS
7 22 (2.37%) SSH
8 21 (2.26%) SMTP
9 18 (1.94%) DHCP
10 17 (1.83%) IMAP
11 16 (1.72%) VPN
11 16 (1.72%) Telnet
12 13 (1.40%) BGP
12 13 (1.40%) NAS
13 11 (1.19%) HTTP
14 10 (1.08%) iSCSI
14 10 (1.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.17%) Relational Database
3 18 (1.94%) MySQL
3 18 (1.94%) RDBMS
4 12 (1.29%) NoSQL
5 11 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (1.08%) Oracle Database
7 9 (0.97%) RavenDB
7 9 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (0.75%) MS Access
8 7 (0.75%) Data Mining
8 7 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.54%) Big Data
10 5 (0.54%) DB2
11 4 (0.43%) SQL Anywhere
11 4 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 37 (3.99%) Eclipse
2 26 (2.80%) Maven
3 21 (2.26%) Eclipse RCP
4 19 (2.05%) JUnit
4 19 (2.05%) Git (software)
5 16 (1.72%) Visual Studio
6 14 (1.51%) Jenkins
7 12 (1.29%) Ant
8 9 (0.97%) TeamCity
8 9 (0.97%) dotTrace
8 9 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (0.97%) NUnit
8 9 (0.97%) ReSharper
8 9 (0.97%) YouTrack
8 9 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (0.86%) Subversion
10 7 (0.75%) Mercurial
10 7 (0.75%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.43%) Emacs
11 4 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 441 (47.52%) German Language
2 209 (22.52%) Spanish Language
3 195 (21.01%) Finance
4 129 (13.90%) Italian Language
5 106 (11.42%) Marketing
6 91 (9.81%) Retail
7 63 (6.79%) Banking
8 46 (4.96%) Legal
9 36 (3.88%) Dutch Language
10 35 (3.77%) Advertising
10 35 (3.77%) Telecoms
11 29 (3.13%) Swedish Language
12 24 (2.59%) Portuguese Language
13 23 (2.48%) Games
14 20 (2.16%) Billing
15 19 (2.05%) Manufacturing
16 16 (1.72%) Japanese Language
17 15 (1.62%) Mandarin Language
17 15 (1.62%) Law
17 15 (1.62%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 153 (16.49%) Analyst
2 114 (12.28%) Developer
3 113 (12.18%) Consultant
4 86 (9.27%) Support Engineer
5 71 (7.65%) Technical Support
6 60 (6.47%) Support Analyst
7 56 (6.03%) Project Manager
8 52 (5.60%) Technical Engineer
9 50 (5.39%) Technical Support Engineer
10 44 (4.74%) Business Analyst
11 42 (4.53%) Architect
12 37 (3.99%) Software Engineer
12 37 (3.99%) Front-End Developer
13 36 (3.88%) Administrator
14 31 (3.34%) Applications Support
15 27 (2.91%) Systems Administrator
15 27 (2.91%) Java Software Engineer
16 24 (2.59%) Technical Analyst
16 24 (2.59%) Junior
17 22 (2.37%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (14.98%) HTML
2 131 (14.12%) XML
3 96 (10.34%) CSS
4 88 (9.48%) jQuery
5 81 (8.73%) .NET
6 46 (4.96%) JSON
7 45 (4.85%) Web Services
8 44 (4.74%) Flash
8 44 (4.74%) Backbone.js
9 43 (4.63%) HTML5
9 43 (4.63%) HTML5 Canvas
9 43 (4.63%) Spring
9 43 (4.63%) ASP.NET
10 42 (4.53%) J2EE
10 42 (4.53%) Browserify
11 36 (3.88%) Servlets
12 27 (2.91%) JSP
12 27 (2.91%) Struts
13 23 (2.48%) REST
13 23 (2.48%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 99 (10.67%) Computer Science
2 86 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
3 78 (8.41%) Enterprise Software
4 42 (4.53%) Management Information System
5 32 (3.45%) User Experience
6 28 (3.02%) Social Media
7 20 (2.16%) Open Source
8 18 (1.94%) Mathematics
9 16 (1.72%) Clustering
9 16 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
10 14 (1.51%) Data Integration
10 14 (1.51%) PMI
11 12 (1.29%) Client/Server
11 12 (1.29%) N-Tier
11 12 (1.29%) SWIFT
12 11 (1.19%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.97%) Fixed Income
14 8 (0.86%) Algorithms
15 7 (0.75%) Statistics
15 7 (0.75%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 115 (12.39%) Windows
2 114 (12.28%) Linux
3 75 (8.08%) UNIX
4 22 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (1.72%) Windows 7
5 16 (1.72%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.51%) Android
7 13 (1.40%) Solaris
7 13 (1.40%) AIX
8 12 (1.29%) HPUX
9 9 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.65%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.54%) SUSE
13 4 (0.43%) IRIX
14 2 (0.22%) Windows CE
14 2 (0.22%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (13.90%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (13.04%) Project Management
3 85 (9.16%) CRM
4 79 (8.51%) ITIL
5 70 (7.54%) E-Commerce
6 59 (6.36%) MVC
7 58 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 55 (5.93%) Software Engineering
9 54 (5.82%) ERP
10 50 (5.39%) Web Development
11 49 (5.28%) PRINCE2
12 45 (4.85%) Analytics
13 42 (4.53%) Service Management
14 41 (4.42%) Content Management
15 39 (4.20%) Problem Management
16 34 (3.66%) Product Management
16 34 (3.66%) Service Delivery
16 34 (3.66%) Change Management
17 33 (3.56%) B2B
18 30 (3.23%) UML
Programming Languages
1 170 (18.32%) SQL
2 141 (15.19%) JavaScript
3 100 (10.78%) Java
4 66 (7.11%) C#
5 44 (4.74%) ActionScript
6 42 (4.53%) ActionScript 3.0
7 29 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 25 (2.69%) Perl
9 24 (2.59%) VBScript
10 21 (2.26%) PHP
11 16 (1.72%) C++
12 13 (1.40%) C
13 12 (1.29%) Python
14 8 (0.86%) PL/SQL
15 7 (0.75%) VB
15 7 (0.75%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.54%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.54%) AspectJ
16 5 (0.54%) PHP5
17 4 (0.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 271 (29.20%) Degree
2 29 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (2.59%) CCNA
4 15 (1.62%) PMI Certification
4 15 (1.62%) CISSP
5 14 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (1.19%) CCNP
6 11 (1.19%) CEH
7 8 (0.86%) MBA
7 8 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.75%) ISEB
8 7 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (0.75%) Security Cleared
8 7 (0.75%) VCP5
8 7 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.54%) CCDA
9 5 (0.54%) CCDP
10 4 (0.43%) MCP
10 4 (0.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.17%) QA
2 44 (4.74%) SLA
3 18 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.43%) ISO 9002
5 4 (0.43%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.43%) Basel III
5 4 (0.43%) CRD IV
6 3 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.22%) IAS 39
7 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.11%) FISMA
8 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 41 (4.42%) Active Directory
2 28 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (0.54%) NFS
5 3 (0.32%) pfSense
5 3 (0.32%) Samba
5 3 (0.32%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.32%) Squid
6 1 (0.11%) Novell eDirectory
6 1 (0.11%) XenApp
6 1 (0.11%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.43%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.32%) WSUS
3 3 (0.32%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (0.32%) SCOM
3 3 (0.32%) Netcool
3 3 (0.32%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 3 (0.32%) Nagios
3 3 (0.32%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.32%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (0.32%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.22%) SCCM
5 1 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
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
1 146 (15.73%) Microsoft
2 94 (10.13%) Oracle
3 43 (4.63%) SAP
4 40 (4.31%) VMware
5 33 (3.56%) Google
6 30 (3.23%) Cisco
6 30 (3.23%) IBM
7 19 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
8 17 (1.83%) Adobe
8 17 (1.83%) Intel
8 17 (1.83%) Facebook
8 17 (1.83%) ServiceNow
9 15 (1.62%) Avaloq
10 14 (1.51%) HP
11 13 (1.40%) AppDynamics
12 11 (1.19%) Dell
12 11 (1.19%) Sun
12 11 (1.19%) Citrix
13 10 (1.08%) EMC
13 10 (1.08%) Business Objects
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Bens, Stock Options
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Equity + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Know How Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
SEC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Comm
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Free Parking + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates - Munich
Salary: Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Fintrax
Salary: Pension, Healthcare, Pension, life cover
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + OTE £30,000, pension, health/life cover
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60 - 65k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago