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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 456 510 459
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -51
Permanent jobs citing French Language 586 442 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.40% 0.47%
As % of the General category 1.19% 0.91% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 448 327 393
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%

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
49285 48475 50768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.33% 43.80% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 39315 38232 42005
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 25 November 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 25 November 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 +73 576 £39,000 - 55
London +121 356 £47,500 +5.55% 34
South East +5 132 £35,000 -10.25% 12
City of London +37 60 £42,500 -15.00% 11
Berkshire -24 56 £35,000 -9.09% 5
Hampshire -3 33 £36,500 +46.00% 1
South West -4 33 £40,000 +6.66%
Reading -6 32 £35,000 -7.89% 2
East Midlands +21 16 £30,000 +16.50% 1
Southampton +6 16 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Surrey -4 15 £48,750 +14.70%
West Sussex +10 13 £35,000 -11.39% 1
Bristol -6 13 £33,500 -10.66%
Devon - 12 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -25 10 £22,500 -4.25% 4
East of England -36 9 £27,000 -34.14% 1
Gatwick - 9 £35,000 -
Maidenhead -4 8 £36,500 +32.72% 2
North West -10 8 £47,500 +72.72% 1
Nottingham +14 7 £30,000 +57.89% 1
Nottinghamshire +10 7 £30,000 +57.89% 1
West Yorkshire - 7 £22,500 - 2
Dorset - 7 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire +9 6 £24,000 -2.04% 1
Cheshire -3 6 £47,500 +72.72% 1
Leeds - 6 £22,000 - 2
Cambridge -13 5 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Bracknell -13 5 £60,000 +224.32%
Cambridgeshire -14 5 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Warrington - 5 £47,500 -

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 511 (44.01%) German Language
2 337 (29.03%) Degree
3 299 (25.75%) Finance
4 272 (23.43%) Spanish Language
5 261 (22.48%) SQL
6 252 (21.71%) Microsoft
7 245 (21.10%) Windows
8 169 (14.56%) SQL Server
8 169 (14.56%) Italian Language
9 160 (13.78%) Analytical Skills
10 156 (13.44%) Project Management
11 150 (12.92%) JavaScript
12 143 (12.32%) Computer Science
13 142 (12.23%) MS Excel
14 141 (12.14%) Linux
15 140 (12.06%) Oracle
16 136 (11.71%) HTML
16 136 (11.71%) Marketing
17 130 (11.20%) E-Commerce
18 125 (10.77%) Java
19 117 (10.08%) UNIX
20 111 (9.56%) Agile Software Development
21 109 (9.39%) MS Office
22 107 (9.22%) .NET
23 103 (8.87%) C#
23 103 (8.87%) CSS
24 101 (8.70%) IIS
25 99 (8.53%) Web Services
26 93 (8.01%) OO
27 88 (7.58%) Banking

French Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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
1 101 (8.70%) IIS
2 61 (5.25%) nginx
2 61 (5.25%) Apache Solr
3 54 (4.65%) WebSphere
4 48 (4.13%) WebLogic
5 44 (3.79%) JBoss
6 29 (2.50%) SharePoint
7 26 (2.24%) MS Exchange
8 24 (2.07%) Site Server
9 20 (1.72%) CMS
9 20 (1.72%) Commerce Server
9 20 (1.72%) Apache ServiceMix
10 16 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
11 15 (1.29%) SAS
12 12 (1.03%) Tomcat
12 12 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
13 11 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
14 10 (0.86%) IBM Notes
14 10 (0.86%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 142 (12.23%) MS Excel
2 109 (9.39%) MS Office
3 53 (4.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (2.24%) MS Project
5 24 (2.07%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.43%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.03%) Google Analytics
2 10 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.69%) Agresso
5 7 (0.60%) SAP SD
6 6 (0.52%) OpenWorks
7 5 (0.43%) SAP EWM
7 5 (0.43%) SAP EM
7 5 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.43%) SAP SCM
7 5 (0.43%) WebTrends
8 4 (0.34%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.26%) SAP R/3
9 3 (0.26%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.26%) Retail-J
9 3 (0.26%) Magento
10 2 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.17%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.17%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 74 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (5.25%) GitHub
2 61 (5.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (5.25%) Trello
3 39 (3.36%) SaaS
4 12 (1.03%) Office 365
5 5 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.17%) Taleo
6 2 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 69 (5.94%) Internet
2 56 (4.82%) TCP/IP
3 44 (3.79%) WAN
4 40 (3.45%) MPLS
5 35 (3.01%) LAN
6 28 (2.41%) DNS
7 26 (2.24%) FTP
8 23 (1.98%) SAN
8 23 (1.98%) BGP
9 22 (1.89%) DHCP
9 22 (1.89%) Firewall
10 21 (1.81%) VPN
11 20 (1.72%) VoIP
12 14 (1.21%) Wireless
13 13 (1.12%) IPsec
14 12 (1.03%) Network Security
15 11 (0.95%) SSH
15 11 (0.95%) HTTP
15 11 (0.95%) OSPF
16 10 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 86 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 61 (5.25%) RavenDB
4 40 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 23 (1.98%) Oracle Database
6 20 (1.72%) MySQL
7 19 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (1.46%) QlikView
9 16 (1.38%) NoSQL
10 12 (1.03%) Big Data
10 12 (1.03%) DB2
11 11 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (0.78%) Data Mining
13 9 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (0.69%) Hadoop
15 7 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (0.43%) MS Access
17 3 (0.26%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 65 (5.60%) TeamCity
2 63 (5.43%) NUnit
3 61 (5.25%) ReSharper
3 61 (5.25%) dotTrace
3 61 (5.25%) Rhino Mocks
3 61 (5.25%) YouTrack
3 61 (5.25%) Octopus Deploy
4 40 (3.45%) Eclipse
5 31 (2.67%) Eclipse RCP
6 25 (2.15%) Maven
6 25 (2.15%) Git (software)
7 22 (1.89%) Jenkins
8 21 (1.81%) Ant
8 21 (1.81%) JUnit
8 21 (1.81%) Visual Studio
9 11 (0.95%) JIRA
10 5 (0.43%) Subversion
11 3 (0.26%) Selenium
12 2 (0.17%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.17%) Hudson
General
1 511 (44.01%) German Language
2 299 (25.75%) Finance
3 272 (23.43%) Spanish Language
4 169 (14.56%) Italian Language
5 136 (11.71%) Marketing
6 88 (7.58%) Banking
7 85 (7.32%) Retail
8 64 (5.51%) Dutch Language
9 51 (4.39%) Telecoms
10 41 (3.53%) Advertising
11 38 (3.27%) Legal
12 30 (2.58%) Japanese Language
13 27 (2.33%) Back Office
14 26 (2.24%) Manufacturing
15 25 (2.15%) Law
16 21 (1.81%) Financial Institution
17 20 (1.72%) Electronics
18 16 (1.38%) Portuguese Language
18 16 (1.38%) Russian Language
19 15 (1.29%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 183 (15.76%) Analyst
2 127 (10.94%) Consultant
3 109 (9.39%) Support Engineer
4 106 (9.13%) Developer
5 103 (8.87%) Technical Support
6 71 (6.12%) Support Analyst
7 67 (5.77%) Architect
7 67 (5.77%) Project Manager
8 62 (5.34%) Technical Engineer
9 61 (5.25%) Business Analyst
10 58 (5.00%) Applications Support
11 57 (4.91%) Technical Support Engineer
12 48 (4.13%) Software Engineer
13 46 (3.96%) .NET Developer
14 40 (3.45%) Junior
15 35 (3.01%) Applications Support Analyst
16 33 (2.84%) Java Software Engineer
17 29 (2.50%) Enterprise Architect
17 29 (2.50%) Senior Developer
18 28 (2.41%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (11.71%) HTML
2 107 (9.22%) .NET
3 103 (8.87%) CSS
4 99 (8.53%) Web Services
5 85 (7.32%) ASP.NET
6 76 (6.55%) XML
7 74 (6.37%) jQuery
8 65 (5.60%) WCF
9 64 (5.51%) REST
10 62 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 61 (5.25%) Castle Windsor
11 61 (5.25%) Sass
11 61 (5.25%) AngularJS
11 61 (5.25%) Lucene
12 57 (4.91%) J2EE
13 47 (4.05%) Spring
14 34 (2.93%) JSP
15 31 (2.67%) GWT
16 30 (2.58%) Servlets
17 29 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 160 (13.78%) Analytical Skills
2 143 (12.32%) Computer Science
3 79 (6.80%) Enterprise Software
4 56 (4.82%) Management Information System
5 38 (3.27%) SWIFT
6 30 (2.58%) Social Media
7 25 (2.15%) Inversion of Control
8 24 (2.07%) Client/Server
9 20 (1.72%) N-Tier
9 20 (1.72%) Visualisation
9 20 (1.72%) Mathematics
10 19 (1.64%) PMI
11 18 (1.55%) Mobile App
11 18 (1.55%) Algorithms
12 17 (1.46%) Statistics
13 13 (1.12%) iPad
14 12 (1.03%) Data Integration
14 12 (1.03%) Clustering
15 11 (0.95%) Biometrics
16 10 (0.86%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 245 (21.10%) Windows
2 141 (12.14%) Linux
3 117 (10.08%) UNIX
4 32 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (2.41%) Windows 7
6 26 (2.24%) Android
7 22 (1.89%) Solaris
8 20 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (1.64%) Apple iOS
10 15 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (0.95%) AIX
12 10 (0.86%) HPUX
12 10 (0.86%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (0.78%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.60%) Windows 2000
14 7 (0.60%) IRIX
15 3 (0.26%) SUSE
15 3 (0.26%) Windows CE
15 3 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (13.44%) Project Management
2 130 (11.20%) E-Commerce
3 111 (9.56%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (8.01%) OO
5 87 (7.49%) ITIL
6 81 (6.98%) CRM
7 77 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
8 76 (6.55%) PRINCE2
9 69 (5.94%) Software Engineering
10 68 (5.86%) MVC
11 67 (5.77%) ERP
11 67 (5.77%) Analytics
12 51 (4.39%) Change Management
13 47 (4.05%) Service Management
14 43 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
15 42 (3.62%) UML
16 41 (3.53%) Service Delivery
16 41 (3.53%) Business Analysis
17 39 (3.36%) Coaching
18 38 (3.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 261 (22.48%) SQL
2 150 (12.92%) JavaScript
3 125 (10.77%) Java
4 103 (8.87%) C#
5 85 (7.32%) T-SQL
6 25 (2.15%) PL/SQL
7 23 (1.98%) PHP
8 22 (1.89%) Perl
9 21 (1.81%) Python
10 19 (1.64%) C++
10 19 (1.64%) C
11 15 (1.29%) VBScript
12 10 (0.86%) VBA
13 8 (0.69%) PowerShell
14 7 (0.60%) VB
15 5 (0.43%) AspectJ
15 5 (0.43%) Ruby
16 4 (0.34%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.34%) ABAP
17 3 (0.26%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 337 (29.03%) Degree
2 49 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (3.27%) CCNA
4 36 (3.10%) PMI Certification
5 29 (2.50%) PMP
6 27 (2.33%) MBA
7 21 (1.81%) CCNP
8 15 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (1.21%) VCP5
10 13 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (1.03%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 12 (1.03%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 12 (1.03%) Security Cleared
12 10 (0.86%) SC Cleared
12 10 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (0.78%) CISSP
13 9 (0.78%) ISEB
13 9 (0.78%) MCSE
14 8 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (0.60%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (5.60%) SLA
2 37 (3.19%) QA
3 17 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (0.95%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.95%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.60%) ISO 8583
6 6 (0.52%) Basel III
7 4 (0.34%) CRD IV
8 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.17%) IAS 39
9 2 (0.17%) GCP
10 1 (0.086%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.086%) GAAP
10 1 (0.086%) COSO
10 1 (0.086%) Solvency II
System Software
1 63 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 60 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.95%) Firmware
4 9 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.60%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.52%) NFS
6 6 (0.52%) XenApp
7 5 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.43%) Novell eDirectory
8 2 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.17%) XenServer
8 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.086%) Nmap
9 1 (0.086%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 11 (0.95%) Tivoli
1 11 (0.95%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 11 (0.95%) EMC NetWorker
2 9 (0.78%) ServiceCenter
3 8 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (0.69%) WSUS
4 7 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (0.43%) SCCM
5 5 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.34%) CA LISA
6 4 (0.34%) SCOM
6 4 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.26%) Netcool
7 3 (0.26%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 1 (0.086%) Nagios
8 1 (0.086%) AppManager
8 1 (0.086%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.086%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.086%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.086%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 252 (21.71%) Microsoft
2 140 (12.06%) Oracle
3 81 (6.98%) VMware
4 61 (5.25%) Rackspace
5 59 (5.08%) SAP
6 40 (3.45%) IBM
7 38 (3.27%) Google
8 34 (2.93%) Cisco
9 29 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
10 27 (2.33%) Business Objects
11 25 (2.15%) Dell
12 23 (1.98%) HP
13 20 (1.72%) Sun
14 19 (1.64%) Citrix
14 19 (1.64%) Remedy
15 17 (1.46%) Red Hat
16 15 (1.29%) Symantec
17 14 (1.21%) Facebook
17 14 (1.21%) Cognos
18 13 (1.12%) Bloomberg
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum bonus, healthcare, pension, life ass
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Relocation Assistance
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £75000 per annum - Bonus + Stock options + Bens Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Bonus + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package and Basic
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Equity + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum plus good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £64000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
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Salary: £16000 - £23000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago