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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
French Language
Rank 498 516 447
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -69
Permanent jobs citing French Language 443 422 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.41% 0.48%
As % of the General category 0.96% 0.93% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 338 286 437
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%

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
45909 45556 47916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.54% 43.83% 43.22%
Number of salaries quoted 36882 35336 39696
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 £75,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +7 425 £40,000 - 56
London +34 223 £53,250 +12.10% 34
South East -18 137 £35,000 -7.89% 13
Berkshire +2 62 £37,500 -1.31% 6
City of London -5 39 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Hampshire 0 33 £33,500 -4.28%
Reading -5 28 £37,500 -1.31% 4
South West +1 25 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Southampton +1 18 £37,500 -3.22%
East of England -4 18 £47,500 +15.85% 4
West Sussex +5 17 £35,000 -11.39% 4
Yorkshire +6 16 £22,500 +25.00%
Leeds +20 15 £22,500 +25.00%
West Yorkshire +8 15 £22,500 +25.00%
Bristol -1 15 £33,500 -23.42% 1
Oxfordshire +6 14 £29,500 -37.89%
Gatwick - 14 £35,000 -
North West -6 12 £75,000 +87.50% 3
Bracknell -10 11 £62,500 +78.57%
Oxford +10 10 £29,500 -43.80%
West Midlands -17 9 £75,000 +51.51% 1
Devon - 8 £75,000 -
Cambridgeshire +1 7 £43,750 +6.70% 2
Birmingham -20 7 £75,000 +50.00%
Abingdon - 7 £27,500 -
Norfolk +7 6 £75,000 +57.89%
Cambridge +2 6 £40,000 -2.43% 2
East Midlands 0 6 £30,000 +57.89%
Surrey -16 6 £56,250 +34.73% 2
Plymouth - 6 £75,000 -

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 458 (44.51%) German Language
2 321 (31.20%) Degree
3 243 (23.62%) Finance
4 240 (23.32%) Spanish Language
5 215 (20.89%) Microsoft
6 213 (20.70%) SQL
7 179 (17.40%) Windows
8 147 (14.29%) Italian Language
9 138 (13.41%) SQL Server
10 136 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
11 133 (12.93%) JavaScript
12 131 (12.73%) Java
13 125 (12.15%) HTML
14 124 (12.05%) Computer Science
15 119 (11.56%) Linux
16 118 (11.47%) Project Management
17 116 (11.27%) MS Excel
17 116 (11.27%) Marketing
18 110 (10.69%) Oracle
19 108 (10.50%) CRM
20 107 (10.40%) E-Commerce
21 102 (9.91%) .NET
22 101 (9.82%) MS Office
23 98 (9.52%) C#
24 96 (9.33%) UNIX
25 88 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
26 85 (8.26%) IIS
27 84 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
28 83 (8.07%) ITIL
29 80 (7.77%) Web Services

French Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 85 (8.26%) IIS
2 46 (4.47%) nginx
2 46 (4.47%) Apache Solr
3 43 (4.18%) WebLogic
4 39 (3.79%) JBoss
5 38 (3.69%) WebSphere
6 32 (3.11%) CMS
7 27 (2.62%) Apache
8 25 (2.43%) SharePoint
8 25 (2.43%) MS Exchange
9 20 (1.94%) Commerce Server
9 20 (1.94%) Site Server
10 15 (1.46%) Apache ServiceMix
11 14 (1.36%) Tomcat
11 14 (1.36%) SAS
12 11 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (0.87%) WordPress
14 9 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 116 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 101 (9.82%) MS Office
3 47 (4.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (2.43%) MS Visio
5 17 (1.65%) MS Project
6 8 (0.78%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.49%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.19%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.097%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 14 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (1.26%) SAP SD
3 12 (1.17%) Google Analytics
4 9 (0.87%) SAP CRM
4 9 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.78%) Agresso
6 6 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.49%) SAP EM
7 5 (0.49%) SAP EWM
7 5 (0.49%) WebTrends
7 5 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.49%) SAP SCM
8 3 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.29%) SAP R/3
8 3 (0.29%) Lawson
8 3 (0.29%) JDE OneWorld
8 3 (0.29%) Exchequer
8 3 (0.29%) Magento
8 3 (0.29%) Retail-J
8 3 (0.29%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 59 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (4.76%) GitHub
3 46 (4.47%) Trello
3 46 (4.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (3.40%) SaaS
5 14 (1.36%) Office 365
6 5 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 45 (4.37%) TCP/IP
2 42 (4.08%) WAN
3 41 (3.98%) MPLS
4 40 (3.89%) Internet
5 35 (3.40%) LAN
6 28 (2.72%) FTP
7 23 (2.24%) BGP
7 23 (2.24%) DNS
7 23 (2.24%) Firewall
8 21 (2.04%) SSH
9 19 (1.85%) SAN
9 19 (1.85%) SMTP
10 18 (1.75%) VoIP
10 18 (1.75%) VPN
11 17 (1.65%) IMAP
12 16 (1.55%) Telnet
13 15 (1.46%) DHCP
14 13 (1.26%) IPsec
15 12 (1.17%) HTTP
16 11 (1.07%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 60 (5.83%) Relational Database
3 46 (4.47%) RavenDB
4 26 (2.53%) RDBMS
5 16 (1.55%) NoSQL
5 16 (1.55%) Oracle Database
6 14 (1.36%) MySQL
7 12 (1.17%) Big Data
7 12 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (0.87%) QlikView
10 8 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (0.78%) Hadoop
10 8 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (0.68%) Data Mining
12 6 (0.58%) MS Access
12 6 (0.58%) DB2
13 5 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 48 (4.66%) TeamCity
2 46 (4.47%) dotTrace
2 46 (4.47%) Rhino Mocks
2 46 (4.47%) Eclipse
2 46 (4.47%) NUnit
2 46 (4.47%) ReSharper
2 46 (4.47%) YouTrack
2 46 (4.47%) Octopus Deploy
3 32 (3.11%) Maven
4 29 (2.82%) Eclipse RCP
5 23 (2.24%) JUnit
6 20 (1.94%) Git (software)
7 19 (1.85%) Jenkins
7 19 (1.85%) Visual Studio
8 16 (1.55%) Ant
9 4 (0.39%) JIRA
9 4 (0.39%) Emacs
10 3 (0.29%) Subversion
11 2 (0.19%) Selenium
11 2 (0.19%) Axure RP
General
1 458 (44.51%) German Language
2 243 (23.62%) Finance
3 240 (23.32%) Spanish Language
4 147 (14.29%) Italian Language
5 116 (11.27%) Marketing
6 76 (7.39%) Retail
7 72 (7.00%) Banking
8 47 (4.57%) Dutch Language
9 44 (4.28%) Legal
10 40 (3.89%) Telecoms
11 39 (3.79%) Advertising
12 31 (3.01%) Swedish Language
13 26 (2.53%) Japanese Language
14 24 (2.33%) Law
15 23 (2.24%) Games
15 23 (2.24%) Manufacturing
15 23 (2.24%) Back Office
15 23 (2.24%) Portuguese Language
16 19 (1.85%) Electronics
17 18 (1.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 165 (16.03%) Analyst
2 124 (12.05%) Consultant
3 112 (10.88%) Developer
4 92 (8.94%) Support Engineer
5 83 (8.07%) Technical Support
6 66 (6.41%) Support Analyst
7 61 (5.93%) Architect
8 53 (5.15%) Technical Engineer
9 51 (4.96%) Project Manager
10 49 (4.76%) Software Engineer
11 48 (4.66%) Technical Support Engineer
12 47 (4.57%) Business Analyst
13 37 (3.60%) Applications Support
14 36 (3.50%) Administrator
14 36 (3.50%) Junior
14 36 (3.50%) .NET Developer
14 36 (3.50%) Java Software Engineer
15 27 (2.62%) Applications Support Analyst
15 27 (2.62%) Technical Analyst
16 25 (2.43%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (12.15%) HTML
2 102 (9.91%) .NET
3 80 (7.77%) Web Services
4 79 (7.68%) CSS
4 79 (7.68%) ASP.NET
5 75 (7.29%) XML
6 71 (6.90%) jQuery
7 56 (5.44%) REST
8 53 (5.15%) J2EE
9 50 (4.86%) Spring
9 50 (4.86%) WCF
10 49 (4.76%) Sass
11 47 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 46 (4.47%) AngularJS
12 46 (4.47%) Castle Windsor
12 46 (4.47%) Lucene
13 38 (3.69%) Servlets
14 34 (3.30%) JSP
15 32 (3.11%) Java EE
16 29 (2.82%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 136 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
2 124 (12.05%) Computer Science
3 84 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
4 53 (5.15%) Management Information System
5 23 (2.24%) Social Media
6 21 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
7 20 (1.94%) SWIFT
8 18 (1.75%) Algorithms
9 17 (1.65%) Mobile App
9 17 (1.65%) Visualisation
9 17 (1.65%) Client/Server
10 16 (1.55%) Mathematics
11 15 (1.46%) N-Tier
11 15 (1.46%) Data Integration
11 15 (1.46%) User Experience
12 14 (1.36%) Open Source
13 12 (1.17%) iPad
13 12 (1.17%) Statistics
14 10 (0.97%) Clustering
15 9 (0.87%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 179 (17.40%) Windows
2 119 (11.56%) Linux
3 96 (9.33%) UNIX
4 33 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (2.82%) Windows 7
6 15 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (1.46%) Android
6 15 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (1.17%) Solaris
8 11 (1.07%) Windows 8
9 9 (0.87%) AIX
9 9 (0.87%) HPUX
10 7 (0.68%) Windows 2000
10 7 (0.68%) IRIX
11 5 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.49%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.19%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.19%) SUSE
12 2 (0.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (11.47%) Project Management
2 108 (10.50%) CRM
3 107 (10.40%) E-Commerce
4 88 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (8.07%) ITIL
6 71 (6.90%) OO
7 70 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
8 68 (6.61%) ERP
8 68 (6.61%) Software Engineering
9 55 (5.34%) Analytics
10 53 (5.15%) MVC
11 42 (4.08%) PRINCE2
12 40 (3.89%) Content Management
12 40 (3.89%) Problem Management
13 37 (3.60%) Business Analysis
14 36 (3.50%) Unit Testing
15 35 (3.40%) Service Management
16 34 (3.30%) UML
17 33 (3.21%) Product Management
18 31 (3.01%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 213 (20.70%) SQL
2 133 (12.93%) JavaScript
3 131 (12.73%) Java
4 98 (9.52%) C#
5 68 (6.61%) T-SQL
6 26 (2.53%) VBScript
6 26 (2.53%) Perl
7 20 (1.94%) C++
8 18 (1.75%) Python
9 15 (1.46%) PL/SQL
10 14 (1.36%) C
11 11 (1.07%) PHP
12 8 (0.78%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.68%) VB
14 6 (0.58%) AspectJ
15 5 (0.49%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.39%) ABAP
17 3 (0.29%) FoxPro (VFP)
17 3 (0.29%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.29%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 321 (31.20%) Degree
2 47 (4.57%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (3.79%) CCNA
4 18 (1.75%) CCNP
5 17 (1.65%) PMP
5 17 (1.65%) PMI Certification
6 14 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (1.36%) VCP5
7 13 (1.26%) CISSP
8 12 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (1.07%) MBA
10 10 (0.97%) ISEB
10 10 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (0.87%) CEH
11 9 (0.87%) Security Cleared
12 7 (0.68%) SC Cleared
12 7 (0.68%) CCIE
13 6 (0.58%) MCSE
14 5 (0.49%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.05%) SLA
2 44 (4.28%) QA
3 11 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.39%) Basel III
4 4 (0.39%) CRD IV
5 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.19%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.097%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.097%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.097%) GCP
7 1 (0.097%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 49 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 40 (3.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.87%) Firmware
4 7 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.49%) Novell eDirectory
6 4 (0.39%) NFS
7 3 (0.29%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.29%) XenApp
7 3 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.19%) XenServer
8 2 (0.19%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.097%) Nmap
9 1 (0.097%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 11 (1.07%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (0.58%) SCCM
2 6 (0.58%) WSUS
3 5 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (0.49%) ServiceCenter
4 4 (0.39%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.39%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 4 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.29%) Netcool
5 3 (0.29%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 3 (0.29%) SCOM
6 2 (0.19%) Nagios
6 2 (0.19%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.097%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.097%) Nessus
7 1 (0.097%) AppManager
Vendors
1 215 (20.89%) Microsoft
2 110 (10.69%) Oracle
3 57 (5.54%) VMware
4 46 (4.47%) Rackspace
5 44 (4.28%) SAP
6 36 (3.50%) Cisco
7 34 (3.30%) IBM
8 29 (2.82%) Google
9 26 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
10 22 (2.14%) Business Objects
11 21 (2.04%) HP
12 20 (1.94%) Dell
12 20 (1.94%) Citrix
13 17 (1.65%) Intel
14 15 (1.46%) Remedy
14 15 (1.46%) Facebook
15 13 (1.26%) Adobe
16 12 (1.17%) F5
17 11 (1.07%) Cognos
17 11 (1.07%) Siebel
Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £65,000 to £72,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £43000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arcadia
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
SBC Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
SBC Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates - Munich
Salary: Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FieldFisher
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Murad UK Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago