The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 430 475 405
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -70
Permanent jobs citing French Language 597 470 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.43% 0.54%
As % of the General category 1.17% 0.98% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 401 397 476
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
51234 48001 52566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.00% 44.28% 44.75%
Number of salaries quoted 39737 37746 44242
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 £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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 1 August 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 1 August 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
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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 +9 540 £42,500 - 63
London +7 267 £52,500 +16.66% 33
South East +21 176 £38,000 +1.33% 21
Berkshire +30 86 £37,500 +11.11% 14
City of London +7 69 £48,500 +1.04% 11
Reading +17 33 £37,000 +5.71% 7
South West -1 32 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Surrey 0 30 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Scotland +13 26 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 25 £22,500 - 2
Bristol +13 24 £37,500 - 1
Edinburgh +5 21 £35,000 -
Hampshire -17 21 £42,500 +13.33% 1
West Sussex +4 18 £32,250 -7.85% 1
Bracknell -3 16 £45,000 +47.54% 2
East of England -38 14 £51,500 +41.09% 3
South Yorkshire - 14 £40,500 -
Gatwick - 12 £30,000 -
Brighton -22 11 £50,000 +17.64% 1
East Sussex -25 11 £50,000 +17.64% 1
West Yorkshire - 11 £22,500 - 1
Barnsley - 11 £74,100 -
Maidenhead - 10 £38,750 - 1
Southampton +8 9 £77,500 +106.66% 1
Hertfordshire -14 8 £52,250 +80.17% 1
Wales -2 7 £37,000 -12.94%
South Wales - 7 £37,000 -
Oxfordshire - 7 - - 1
Bradford - 7 - -
Tyne and Wear +4 6 £24,000 -1.03%

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 531 (46.62%) German Language
2 336 (29.50%) Degree
3 312 (27.39%) SQL
4 304 (26.69%) Finance
5 251 (22.04%) Windows
6 242 (21.25%) Spanish Language
7 215 (18.88%) Microsoft
8 191 (16.77%) Oracle
9 174 (15.28%) MS Excel
10 172 (15.10%) Italian Language
11 163 (14.31%) Java
12 161 (14.14%) Project Management
13 154 (13.52%) Computer Science
14 149 (13.08%) Marketing
15 143 (12.55%) UNIX
16 142 (12.47%) SQL Server
17 141 (12.38%) Linux
18 127 (11.15%) Banking
19 118 (10.36%) MS Office
20 117 (10.27%) VMware
20 117 (10.27%) Relational Database
21 115 (10.10%) JavaScript
22 97 (8.52%) E-Commerce
23 95 (8.34%) HTML
24 94 (8.25%) Software Engineering
25 86 (7.55%) XML
26 85 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
27 81 (7.11%) J2EE
27 81 (7.11%) CRM
28 80 (7.02%) ITIL

French Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 80 (7.02%) WebSphere
2 65 (5.71%) WebLogic
3 42 (3.69%) IIS
4 36 (3.16%) SharePoint
4 36 (3.16%) Lotus Domino
5 31 (2.72%) MS Exchange
6 21 (1.84%) Apache ServiceMix
6 21 (1.84%) Site Server
7 20 (1.76%) nginx
7 20 (1.76%) Apache Solr
8 17 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
11 11 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
12 10 (0.88%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.70%) IBM Notes
14 6 (0.53%) SAS
14 6 (0.53%) WebSphere Process Server
14 6 (0.53%) Node.js
15 5 (0.44%) Apache
Applications
1 174 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 118 (10.36%) MS Office
3 31 (2.72%) MS Project
4 28 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (1.58%) MS Visio
6 16 (1.40%) InDesign
7 14 (1.23%) Acrobat
8 11 (0.97%) CorelDRAW
8 11 (0.97%) PageMaker
8 11 (0.97%) RoboHelp
9 10 (0.88%) FrameMaker
10 3 (0.26%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.26%) SPSS
11 2 (0.18%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.53%) SAP FI
2 6 (0.53%) OpenWorks
3 5 (0.44%) SAP APO
4 4 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.26%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.26%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.18%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 2 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.18%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.18%) GoldMine
6 2 (0.18%) SalesLogix
6 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.18%) TRIRIGA
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 37 (3.25%) SaaS
2 20 (1.76%) Trello
2 20 (1.76%) GitHub
2 20 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.88%) SuccessFactors
4 8 (0.70%) Taleo
5 1 (0.088%) Office 365
5 1 (0.088%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (6.67%) Internet
2 74 (6.50%) TCP/IP
3 48 (4.21%) DNS
4 47 (4.13%) SAN
5 43 (3.78%) WAN
6 41 (3.60%) DHCP
7 40 (3.51%) LAN
8 32 (2.81%) Firewall
9 31 (2.72%) FTP
10 20 (1.76%) VPN
11 18 (1.58%) PBX
12 16 (1.40%) NAS
13 15 (1.32%) iSCSI
13 15 (1.32%) Network Security
14 14 (1.23%) Wireless
15 13 (1.14%) LDAP
15 13 (1.14%) MPLS
16 11 (0.97%) HTTP
17 9 (0.79%) GPRS
18 8 (0.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (12.47%) SQL Server
2 117 (10.27%) Relational Database
3 66 (5.79%) RDBMS
4 30 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 27 (2.37%) MySQL
6 26 (2.28%) DB2
7 25 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (1.76%) MS Access
8 20 (1.76%) RavenDB
9 18 (1.58%) QlikView
10 11 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (0.79%) Data Mining
12 8 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (0.44%) Oracle OLAP
15 5 (0.44%) OLAP
16 3 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
16 3 (0.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (4.83%) Eclipse
2 51 (4.48%) Eclipse RCP
3 34 (2.99%) Ant
3 34 (2.99%) JUnit
4 25 (2.19%) TeamCity
5 23 (2.02%) NUnit
6 22 (1.93%) Visual Studio
6 22 (1.93%) Git (software)
7 20 (1.76%) Rhino Mocks
7 20 (1.76%) dotTrace
7 20 (1.76%) ReSharper
7 20 (1.76%) YouTrack
7 20 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
8 15 (1.32%) Maven
9 14 (1.23%) Jenkins
10 9 (0.79%) JIRA
11 6 (0.53%) Subversion
12 2 (0.18%) Xcode
12 2 (0.18%) JMeter
12 2 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
General
1 531 (46.62%) German Language
2 304 (26.69%) Finance
3 242 (21.25%) Spanish Language
4 172 (15.10%) Italian Language
5 149 (13.08%) Marketing
6 127 (11.15%) Banking
7 57 (5.00%) Manufacturing
8 53 (4.65%) Telecoms
9 51 (4.48%) Retail
10 43 (3.78%) Dutch Language
11 37 (3.25%) Russian Language
12 34 (2.99%) Swedish Language
13 29 (2.55%) Advertising
13 29 (2.55%) Back Office
13 29 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
14 21 (1.84%) Finnish Language
14 21 (1.84%) Electronics
15 18 (1.58%) Norwegian Language
16 16 (1.40%) Portuguese Language
16 16 (1.40%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 217 (19.05%) Analyst
2 133 (11.68%) Support Engineer
3 112 (9.83%) Consultant
4 107 (9.39%) Technical Support
5 76 (6.67%) Developer
6 69 (6.06%) Technical Support Engineer
6 69 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
7 67 (5.88%) Business Analyst
8 63 (5.53%) Project Manager
9 58 (5.09%) Support Analyst
10 54 (4.74%) Software Engineer
11 52 (4.57%) Applications Support
12 45 (3.95%) Architect
13 44 (3.86%) Junior
14 39 (3.42%) Java Software Engineer
15 29 (2.55%) Administrator
16 25 (2.19%) .NET Developer
17 24 (2.11%) Data Analyst
18 23 (2.02%) Service Analyst
18 23 (2.02%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (8.34%) HTML
2 86 (7.55%) XML
3 81 (7.11%) J2EE
4 74 (6.50%) .NET
5 72 (6.32%) Spring
6 63 (5.53%) Web Services
7 51 (4.48%) GWT
8 50 (4.39%) CSS
9 44 (3.86%) Servlets
10 41 (3.60%) JMS
11 37 (3.25%) ASP.NET
11 37 (3.25%) XSLT
11 37 (3.25%) JSP
11 37 (3.25%) WebSphere MQ
12 27 (2.37%) Struts
13 26 (2.28%) jQuery
14 25 (2.19%) REST
15 24 (2.11%) Hibernate
16 22 (1.93%) AngularJS
16 22 (1.93%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 154 (13.52%) Computer Science
2 59 (5.18%) Enterprise Software
3 54 (4.74%) SWIFT
4 51 (4.48%) Management Information System
5 39 (3.42%) Client/Server
6 37 (3.25%) Inversion of Control
7 35 (3.07%) N-Tier
8 30 (2.63%) Clustering
9 23 (2.02%) PMI
10 21 (1.84%) Social Media
11 18 (1.58%) Mathematics
12 17 (1.49%) Graphic Design
13 14 (1.23%) Data Integration
14 12 (1.05%) Statistics
14 12 (1.05%) Derivative
15 10 (0.88%) Replication
16 8 (0.70%) Biometrics
16 8 (0.70%) Thin Client
16 8 (0.70%) EPoS
16 8 (0.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 251 (22.04%) Windows
2 143 (12.55%) UNIX
3 141 (12.38%) Linux
4 48 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (3.07%) Windows 7
6 34 (2.99%) Solaris
7 31 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (2.46%) Windows XP
9 24 (2.11%) Android
10 17 (1.49%) Apple iOS
11 13 (1.14%) AIX
12 12 (1.05%) HPUX
12 12 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (0.88%) Windows 2000
14 7 (0.61%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.53%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
17 4 (0.35%) Windows CE
17 4 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
18 3 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (14.14%) Project Management
2 97 (8.52%) E-Commerce
3 94 (8.25%) Software Engineering
4 81 (7.11%) CRM
5 80 (7.02%) ITIL
5 80 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
6 78 (6.85%) PRINCE2
7 74 (6.50%) OO
8 69 (6.06%) Analytics
9 65 (5.71%) UML
10 58 (5.09%) Unit Testing
11 55 (4.83%) Change Management
12 54 (4.74%) Problem Management
13 51 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
13 51 (4.48%) SOA
14 49 (4.30%) Service Management
15 46 (4.04%) Agile Software Development
16 45 (3.95%) ERP
17 43 (3.78%) Scrum
18 41 (3.60%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 312 (27.39%) SQL
2 163 (14.31%) Java
3 115 (10.10%) JavaScript
4 56 (4.92%) C#
5 41 (3.60%) PHP
6 39 (3.42%) C++
6 39 (3.42%) C
7 38 (3.34%) T-SQL
8 31 (2.72%) VBA
8 31 (2.72%) PL/SQL
9 22 (1.93%) Perl
10 10 (0.88%) Python
11 8 (0.70%) Ruby
12 6 (0.53%) Shell Script
12 6 (0.53%) ABAP
12 6 (0.53%) VB
13 5 (0.44%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.35%) VC++
14 4 (0.35%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.26%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 336 (29.50%) Degree
2 46 (4.04%) PMI Certification
3 42 (3.69%) MBA
4 28 (2.46%) PMP
5 19 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (1.40%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 16 (1.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 14 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (1.23%) CCNP
8 13 (1.14%) CCNA
9 11 (0.97%) Security Cleared
9 11 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 10 (0.88%) MCSE
11 8 (0.70%) HND
11 8 (0.70%) MCP
11 8 (0.70%) SC Cleared
12 7 (0.61%) CISSP
12 7 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.61%) CCA
12 7 (0.61%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (5.27%) SLA
2 31 (2.72%) QA
3 23 (2.02%) Data Quality
4 12 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (1.05%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.53%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.26%) Basel III
6 3 (0.26%) IAS 39
6 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.26%) COBIT
7 1 (0.088%) COSO
7 1 (0.088%) GCP
7 1 (0.088%) GAAP
System Software
1 85 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (6.15%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.58%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.40%) VMware ESX
5 12 (1.05%) NFS
6 6 (0.53%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.53%) MetaFrame
7 4 (0.35%) Xen
7 4 (0.35%) XenApp
8 3 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.088%) Postfix
10 1 (0.088%) Novell eDirectory
10 1 (0.088%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (1.49%) WSUS
1 17 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (1.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (0.61%) Tivoli
3 7 (0.61%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 6 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (0.44%) ServiceCenter
5 5 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.35%) WMI
6 4 (0.35%) SCCM
6 4 (0.35%) CA LISA
7 2 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.18%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.088%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.088%) SCOM
8 1 (0.088%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.088%) Nagios
8 1 (0.088%) AppManager
Vendors
1 215 (18.88%) Microsoft
2 191 (16.77%) Oracle
3 117 (10.27%) VMware
4 62 (5.44%) JBoss
5 61 (5.36%) SAP
6 52 (4.57%) Google
7 49 (4.30%) IBM
8 30 (2.63%) Symantec
9 27 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
10 26 (2.28%) Sun
11 25 (2.19%) Cisco
12 24 (2.11%) Business Objects
13 23 (2.02%) Adobe
14 22 (1.93%) Citrix
15 21 (1.84%) Dell
16 20 (1.76%) Rackspace
17 18 (1.58%) Cognos
18 17 (1.49%) Sybase
18 17 (1.49%) EMC
18 17 (1.49%) Lotus
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 Per Annum £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday and Group Pension scheme
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 Per Annum + Good Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + shift allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum £30k basic & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: Yesterday
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: Yesterday
London
tcpl
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16000 to £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus 20%
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago