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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
French Language
Rank 548 444 492
Rank change year-on-year
-104 +48
Permanent jobs citing French Language 389 597 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.51% 0.43%
As % of the General category 0.80% 1.17% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 283 401 397
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
48815 51234 48001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.71% 43.99% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38772 39737 37746
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -84 358 £40,000 -5.88% 45
London -36 196 £43,750 -16.66% 23
South East -43 104 £37,500 -1.31% 10
Berkshire -28 49 £40,000 +6.66% 4
City of London +8 42 £38,750 -20.10% 11
Reading +2 35 £37,500 +1.35% 3
Surrey +1 27 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East of England +12 22 £70,000 +35.92% 7
South West -29 16 £37,750 +0.66% 1
Bristol -26 13 £40,000 +6.66%
Cambridgeshire +16 11 £71,250 +67.64% 3
Buckinghamshire +12 11 £27,500 -50.00% 1
Cambridge +22 9 £72,500 +70.58% 1
Woking +21 8 £34,500 +4.54%
Reigate +21 7 £40,000 +14.28%
East Midlands +7 7 £35,000 +68.67% 1
Yorkshire -23 7 £32,000 +42.22% 2
Bedfordshire +3 6 £46,000 +31.42%
West Sussex -17 6 £33,000 +2.32% 1
Weybridge +11 5 - - 1
Gatwick -8 5 £33,000 +10.00%
High Wycombe - 5 £26,500 -
Hayes - 5 £35,000 -
Leicestershire +22 4 £42,500 +123.68%
Leicester +14 4 £42,500 +123.68%
Hammersmith +6 4 £47,500 +13.09%
Oxfordshire +5 4 £57,500 -
North West -1 4 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Milton Keynes -5 4 £46,000 -16.36% 1
Hampshire -6 4 £40,000 -5.88% 2

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 452 (51.72%) German Language
2 227 (25.97%) Finance
3 226 (25.86%) Degree
4 176 (20.14%) Spanish Language
5 156 (17.85%) Italian Language
6 149 (17.05%) SQL
7 144 (16.48%) Microsoft
7 144 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
8 130 (14.87%) Windows
9 129 (14.76%) HTML
10 128 (14.65%) Retail
11 124 (14.19%) Project Management
12 115 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
13 112 (12.81%) JavaScript
14 109 (12.47%) SQL Server
15 105 (12.01%) CSS
16 104 (11.90%) XML
17 102 (11.67%) MS Excel
18 99 (11.33%) Computer Science
19 89 (10.18%) MS Office
20 88 (10.07%) Oracle
21 85 (9.73%) Banking
22 81 (9.27%) jQuery
22 81 (9.27%) ITIL
23 78 (8.92%) Linux
24 77 (8.81%) Marketing
25 74 (8.47%) Web Development
25 74 (8.47%) MVC
25 74 (8.47%) HTML5
26 68 (7.78%) Amazon AWS

French Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 32 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 24 (2.75%) JBoss
3 21 (2.40%) WebLogic
4 19 (2.17%) WebSphere
5 17 (1.95%) MS Exchange
6 16 (1.83%) IIS
7 11 (1.26%) Apache ServiceMix
8 10 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (1.14%) Lotus Domino
9 9 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (0.80%) CMS
11 6 (0.69%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.69%) Node.js
12 5 (0.57%) Lync
12 5 (0.57%) Apache
12 5 (0.57%) SAS
13 4 (0.46%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 102 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 89 (10.18%) MS Office
3 21 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (2.29%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.14%) AutoCAD
5 10 (1.14%) SOLIDWORKS
6 6 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.57%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.57%) SPSS
8 4 (0.46%) MS Project
9 2 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.23%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.11%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (0.80%) SAP SD
2 6 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.57%) Misys Equation
3 5 (0.57%) Misys Midas
3 5 (0.57%) SunGard AvantGard
3 5 (0.57%) Temenos T24
3 5 (0.57%) Finacle
4 4 (0.46%) Magento
5 3 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.34%) SAP APO
6 2 (0.23%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.23%) Agresso
6 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.23%) Sage 1000
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 68 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (7.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (3.66%) SaaS
4 20 (2.29%) Office 365
5 12 (1.37%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.69%) Adobe Analytics
6 6 (0.69%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.23%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.11%) Yammer
8 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.11%) Route 53
8 1 (0.11%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.03%) TCP/IP
2 34 (3.89%) Firewall
3 33 (3.78%) WAN
4 30 (3.43%) Internet
5 24 (2.75%) DNS
5 24 (2.75%) SAN
6 21 (2.40%) VPN
7 20 (2.29%) LAN
8 18 (2.06%) DHCP
8 18 (2.06%) MPLS
9 17 (1.95%) OSPF
9 17 (1.95%) BGP
10 16 (1.83%) iSCSI
11 15 (1.72%) WebEx
12 14 (1.60%) Network Security
13 13 (1.49%) NAS
14 12 (1.37%) IPsec
15 11 (1.26%) IP Telephony
16 8 (0.92%) VoIP
17 7 (0.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (12.47%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.92%) Relational Database
3 29 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (1.72%) RDBMS
7 13 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (1.49%) Big Data
7 13 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 12 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.03%) MySQL
10 7 (0.80%) DB2
10 7 (0.80%) MS Access
10 7 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.46%) QlikView
11 4 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.34%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 16 (1.83%) Eclipse
2 15 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 14 (1.60%) Eclipse RCP
4 13 (1.49%) Maven
5 12 (1.37%) JUnit
5 12 (1.37%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.26%) Ant
7 8 (0.92%) Subversion
8 4 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.46%) Mercurial
8 4 (0.46%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.46%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.23%) Toad
9 2 (0.23%) JIRA
9 2 (0.23%) Grunt
9 2 (0.23%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.11%) Selenium
10 1 (0.11%) eCATT
10 1 (0.11%) LSMW
General
1 452 (51.72%) German Language
2 227 (25.97%) Finance
3 176 (20.14%) Spanish Language
4 156 (17.85%) Italian Language
5 128 (14.65%) Retail
6 85 (9.73%) Banking
7 77 (8.81%) Marketing
8 68 (7.78%) Dutch Language
9 58 (6.64%) Telecoms
10 37 (4.23%) Legal
11 25 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
12 22 (2.52%) Billing
13 21 (2.40%) Back Office
14 19 (2.17%) Manufacturing
15 18 (2.06%) Electronics
15 18 (2.06%) Polish Language
16 12 (1.37%) Automotive
16 12 (1.37%) Mandarin Language
17 11 (1.26%) Advertising
17 11 (1.26%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 142 (16.25%) Consultant
2 125 (14.30%) Analyst
3 114 (13.04%) Developer
4 67 (7.67%) Project Manager
5 61 (6.98%) Support Engineer
6 57 (6.52%) Business Analyst
7 54 (6.18%) Front-End Developer
8 41 (4.69%) Applications Support
9 40 (4.58%) Technical Support
10 31 (3.55%) Technical Support Engineer
10 31 (3.55%) Technical Engineer
11 30 (3.43%) Support Analyst
12 29 (3.32%) Senior Developer
13 26 (2.97%) IT Consultant
14 25 (2.86%) Senior Front-End Developer
15 21 (2.40%) Service Manager
16 18 (2.06%) Technical Analyst
16 18 (2.06%) Technical Consultant
17 17 (1.95%) Recruitment Consultant
17 17 (1.95%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (14.76%) HTML
2 105 (12.01%) CSS
3 104 (11.90%) XML
4 81 (9.27%) jQuery
5 74 (8.47%) HTML5
6 67 (7.67%) JSON
7 66 (7.55%) Backbone.js
8 65 (7.44%) HTML5 Canvas
8 65 (7.44%) Flash
9 64 (7.32%) .NET
9 64 (7.32%) Browserify
10 30 (3.43%) Web Services
11 28 (3.20%) J2EE
12 22 (2.52%) Spring
12 22 (2.52%) .NET Framework
13 17 (1.95%) Servlets
14 16 (1.83%) ASP.NET
15 15 (1.72%) JMS
16 14 (1.60%) JSP
16 14 (1.60%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 115 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (11.33%) Computer Science
3 58 (6.64%) Enterprise Software
4 34 (3.89%) Management Information System
5 28 (3.20%) Mathematics
5 28 (3.20%) Data Centre
6 22 (2.52%) User Experience
7 18 (2.06%) Social Media
8 17 (1.95%) Data Integration
8 17 (1.95%) PMI
9 15 (1.72%) Fixed Income
10 13 (1.49%) Client/Server
11 12 (1.37%) N-Tier
11 12 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
12 11 (1.26%) SWIFT
13 10 (1.14%) AS400
14 9 (1.03%) Blackberry
14 9 (1.03%) Derivative
15 8 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
15 8 (0.92%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 130 (14.87%) Windows
2 78 (8.92%) Linux
3 67 (7.67%) UNIX
4 31 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (2.06%) Solaris
7 16 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (1.37%) Windows 7
9 10 (1.14%) AIX
10 9 (1.03%) HPUX
10 9 (1.03%) Android
11 5 (0.57%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.57%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.57%) Windows 2000
12 4 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.46%) SUSE
13 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.11%) zOS
14 1 (0.11%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.11%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (14.19%) Project Management
3 81 (9.27%) ITIL
4 74 (8.47%) MVC
4 74 (8.47%) Web Development
5 62 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
6 59 (6.75%) ERP
7 56 (6.41%) DNA
8 54 (6.18%) E-Commerce
9 49 (5.61%) Analytics
10 45 (5.15%) Change Management
11 41 (4.69%) Service Management
12 39 (4.46%) PRINCE2
13 38 (4.35%) CRM
14 34 (3.89%) Service Delivery
15 32 (3.66%) Problem Management
16 31 (3.55%) Risk Management
17 30 (3.43%) Scrum
18 29 (3.32%) Data Analysis
18 29 (3.32%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 149 (17.05%) SQL
2 112 (12.81%) JavaScript
3 64 (7.32%) ActionScript
3 64 (7.32%) ActionScript 3.0
4 58 (6.64%) Java
5 27 (3.09%) T-SQL
5 27 (3.09%) C#
6 20 (2.29%) PHP
7 15 (1.72%) VBA
8 14 (1.60%) R
9 12 (1.37%) PL/SQL
10 10 (1.14%) COBOL
11 9 (1.03%) RPG
11 9 (1.03%) Perl
12 8 (0.92%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.80%) ABAP
14 6 (0.69%) VB
15 5 (0.57%) C
15 5 (0.57%) Ruby
15 5 (0.57%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 226 (25.86%) Degree
2 32 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (3.09%) CCNA
4 21 (2.40%) PMI Certification
5 18 (2.06%) CISSP
5 18 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (1.72%) CCNP
7 14 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (1.49%) CEH
9 12 (1.37%) CIMA
9 12 (1.37%) ACCA
10 11 (1.26%) MCSE
11 10 (1.14%) Security Cleared
12 7 (0.80%) MCP
12 7 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
12 7 (0.80%) PMP
13 5 (0.57%) CFA
14 4 (0.46%) MCSA
14 4 (0.46%) MCDBA
14 4 (0.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (6.18%) QA
2 45 (5.15%) SLA
3 35 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (1.14%) ISO 14001
4 10 (1.14%) ISO 9002
5 8 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.80%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.57%) IAS 39
8 3 (0.34%) COBIT
9 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 43 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 28 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.92%) vSphere
4 5 (0.57%) XenApp
4 5 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.34%) Samba
5 3 (0.34%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.34%) Squid
5 3 (0.34%) NFS
5 3 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.34%) pfSense
5 3 (0.34%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.11%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.11%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (0.80%) NetBackup
1 7 (0.80%) Backup Exec
2 5 (0.57%) WMI
3 4 (0.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (0.46%) Nmap
4 2 (0.23%) Nagios
4 2 (0.23%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.23%) Kibana
5 1 (0.11%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.11%) Ansible
5 1 (0.11%) Salt
5 1 (0.11%) Puppet
5 1 (0.11%) SCCM
5 1 (0.11%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 144 (16.48%) Microsoft
2 88 (10.07%) Oracle
3 60 (6.86%) Cisco
4 56 (6.41%) SAP
5 33 (3.78%) VMware
6 32 (3.66%) Google
7 28 (3.20%) Avaloq
8 20 (2.29%) Adobe
9 19 (2.17%) IBM
9 19 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
10 18 (2.06%) Sun
10 18 (2.06%) Citrix
11 16 (1.83%) ServiceNow
12 12 (1.37%) Dell
13 11 (1.26%) Sybase
14 10 (1.14%) SunGard
14 10 (1.14%) Siemens
14 10 (1.14%) Polycom
14 10 (1.14%) Allen-Bradley
14 10 (1.14%) T-Plan
London
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Bens, Stock Options
Posted: 6 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £40k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + commission
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS OTE £200000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Free Parking + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Solutions 4 Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago