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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 436 468 417
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -51
Permanent jobs citing French Language 615 477 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.44% 0.54%
As % of the General category 1.19% 0.99% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 421 392 493
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
51866 47977 52863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.08% 44.07% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 40309 37795 44570
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +28 556 £45,000 +12.50% 64
London +12 279 £52,500 +16.66% 49
South East -3 177 £37,500 - 7
Berkshire +28 83 £37,500 +15.38% 6
City of London +18 73 £52,500 +9.37% 18
South West -2 32 £37,500 -21.05%
Surrey +9 31 £48,750 +14.70%
Yorkshire - 28 £31,500 -
Reading +8 27 £35,000 -3.44% 3
Scotland 0 26 £40,000 - 2
Bristol +15 24 £37,500 -
West Sussex +12 21 £32,250 -7.85%
Hampshire -16 20 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Bracknell -7 19 £45,000 +47.54% 1
Edinburgh +6 18 £35,000 - 1
East of England -33 14 £51,500 +41.09% 5
West Yorkshire - 14 £22,500 -
South Yorkshire - 14 £57,300 -
Gatwick - 12 £30,000 -
East Sussex -13 11 £50,000 +17.64%
Brighton -15 11 £50,000 +17.64%
Barnsley - 11 £74,100 -
Wales +4 9 £37,000 -12.94%
Maidenhead - 9 £35,500 -
South Wales - 9 £37,000 -
Hertfordshire -17 8 £52,250 +80.17% 1
Bradford - 8 - -
Southampton -3 7 £78,750 +110.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 7 - -
North East 0 6 £24,000 -

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 534 (46.72%) German Language
2 338 (29.57%) Degree
3 316 (27.65%) SQL
4 304 (26.60%) Finance
5 243 (21.26%) Windows
6 242 (21.17%) Spanish Language
7 215 (18.81%) Microsoft
8 197 (17.24%) Oracle
9 172 (15.05%) MS Excel
9 172 (15.05%) Italian Language
10 165 (14.44%) Java
11 163 (14.26%) Project Management
12 154 (13.47%) Computer Science
13 149 (13.04%) Marketing
14 141 (12.34%) SQL Server
14 141 (12.34%) Linux
15 138 (12.07%) UNIX
16 128 (11.20%) Banking
17 115 (10.06%) VMware
17 115 (10.06%) MS Office
17 115 (10.06%) Relational Database
18 112 (9.80%) JavaScript
19 97 (8.49%) E-Commerce
20 92 (8.05%) HTML
20 92 (8.05%) XML
21 91 (7.96%) Software Engineering
22 85 (7.44%) CRM
23 84 (7.35%) ITIL
24 83 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
25 82 (7.17%) J2EE

French Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (7.00%) WebSphere
2 65 (5.69%) WebLogic
3 39 (3.41%) IIS
4 37 (3.24%) Lotus Domino
5 34 (2.97%) SharePoint
6 29 (2.54%) MS Exchange
7 22 (1.92%) Site Server
8 19 (1.66%) Apache ServiceMix
9 17 (1.49%) Apache Solr
9 17 (1.49%) nginx
9 17 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
12 11 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (0.87%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.70%) IBM Notes
15 7 (0.61%) Node.js
16 6 (0.52%) WebSphere Process Server
17 5 (0.44%) SAS
17 5 (0.44%) Apache
Applications
1 172 (15.05%) MS Excel
2 115 (10.06%) MS Office
3 29 (2.54%) MS Project
4 27 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (1.49%) MS Visio
6 16 (1.40%) InDesign
7 14 (1.22%) Acrobat
8 11 (0.96%) RoboHelp
8 11 (0.96%) CorelDRAW
8 11 (0.96%) PageMaker
9 10 (0.87%) FrameMaker
10 3 (0.26%) SPSS
10 3 (0.26%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.17%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.61%) SAP FI
3 6 (0.52%) OpenWorks
4 5 (0.44%) SAP APO
4 5 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.26%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.26%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 3 (0.26%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.26%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.17%) SalesLogix
7 2 (0.17%) GoldMine
7 2 (0.17%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 40 (3.50%) SaaS
2 17 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.49%) GitHub
2 17 (1.49%) Trello
3 11 (0.96%) SuccessFactors
4 9 (0.79%) Taleo
5 1 (0.087%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.087%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (6.39%) Internet
2 72 (6.30%) TCP/IP
3 50 (4.37%) DNS
4 46 (4.02%) SAN
5 42 (3.67%) WAN
6 40 (3.50%) DHCP
7 38 (3.32%) LAN
8 32 (2.80%) FTP
9 30 (2.62%) Firewall
10 20 (1.75%) VPN
11 19 (1.66%) PBX
12 16 (1.40%) NAS
13 14 (1.22%) iSCSI
14 13 (1.14%) LDAP
15 12 (1.05%) Network Security
15 12 (1.05%) Wireless
15 12 (1.05%) MPLS
16 11 (0.96%) HTTP
17 9 (0.79%) GPRS
18 8 (0.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (12.34%) SQL Server
2 115 (10.06%) Relational Database
3 64 (5.60%) RDBMS
4 34 (2.97%) Oracle Database
5 29 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (2.45%) MySQL
7 25 (2.19%) DB2
8 19 (1.66%) QlikView
9 18 (1.57%) MS Access
10 17 (1.49%) RavenDB
11 15 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (0.79%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
16 5 (0.44%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 54 (4.72%) Eclipse
2 50 (4.37%) Eclipse RCP
3 33 (2.89%) Ant
3 33 (2.89%) JUnit
4 20 (1.75%) NUnit
4 20 (1.75%) TeamCity
4 20 (1.75%) Visual Studio
5 19 (1.66%) Git (software)
6 17 (1.49%) dotTrace
6 17 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
6 17 (1.49%) ReSharper
6 17 (1.49%) YouTrack
6 17 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
7 13 (1.14%) Maven
8 12 (1.05%) Jenkins
9 9 (0.79%) JIRA
10 4 (0.35%) Subversion
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.17%) Selenium
11 2 (0.17%) RSpec
General
1 534 (46.72%) German Language
2 304 (26.60%) Finance
3 242 (21.17%) Spanish Language
4 172 (15.05%) Italian Language
5 149 (13.04%) Marketing
6 128 (11.20%) Banking
7 56 (4.90%) Manufacturing
8 55 (4.81%) Telecoms
9 51 (4.46%) Retail
10 47 (4.11%) Dutch Language
11 37 (3.24%) Russian Language
12 34 (2.97%) Swedish Language
13 29 (2.54%) Back Office
13 29 (2.54%) Pharmaceutical
14 28 (2.45%) Advertising
15 20 (1.75%) Finnish Language
15 20 (1.75%) Electronics
16 18 (1.57%) Japanese Language
17 17 (1.49%) Norwegian Language
18 16 (1.40%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 223 (19.51%) Analyst
2 131 (11.46%) Support Engineer
3 120 (10.50%) Consultant
4 109 (9.54%) Technical Support
5 73 (6.39%) Developer
6 70 (6.12%) Technical Support Engineer
6 70 (6.12%) Technical Engineer
7 69 (6.04%) Business Analyst
8 64 (5.60%) Support Analyst
9 62 (5.42%) Project Manager
10 53 (4.64%) Applications Support
11 51 (4.46%) Software Engineer
12 47 (4.11%) Architect
13 42 (3.67%) Junior
14 38 (3.32%) Java Software Engineer
15 29 (2.54%) Administrator
16 25 (2.19%) Data Analyst
17 24 (2.10%) Applications Support Analyst
18 23 (2.01%) Enterprise Architect
19 22 (1.92%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (8.05%) HTML
1 92 (8.05%) XML
2 82 (7.17%) J2EE
3 76 (6.65%) .NET
4 71 (6.21%) Spring
5 61 (5.34%) Web Services
6 50 (4.37%) GWT
7 47 (4.11%) CSS
8 43 (3.76%) Servlets
9 42 (3.67%) JMS
10 36 (3.15%) JSP
10 36 (3.15%) XSLT
10 36 (3.15%) WebSphere MQ
11 34 (2.97%) ASP.NET
12 27 (2.36%) Struts
13 24 (2.10%) Hibernate
14 23 (2.01%) REST
14 23 (2.01%) jQuery
15 19 (1.66%) Middleware
15 19 (1.66%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 154 (13.47%) Computer Science
2 58 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
3 55 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 54 (4.72%) SWIFT
5 36 (3.15%) Inversion of Control
5 36 (3.15%) Client/Server
6 34 (2.97%) N-Tier
7 29 (2.54%) Clustering
8 23 (2.01%) PMI
9 20 (1.75%) Social Media
10 18 (1.57%) Mathematics
11 17 (1.49%) Graphic Design
12 15 (1.31%) Derivative
13 14 (1.22%) Statistics
13 14 (1.22%) Data Integration
14 8 (0.70%) Cryptography
14 8 (0.70%) Economics
14 8 (0.70%) Fat Client
14 8 (0.70%) Digital Media
14 8 (0.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 243 (21.26%) Windows
2 141 (12.34%) Linux
3 138 (12.07%) UNIX
4 45 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (2.80%) Windows 7
5 32 (2.80%) Solaris
6 31 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (2.62%) Windows XP
8 25 (2.19%) Android
9 18 (1.57%) Apple iOS
10 12 (1.05%) AIX
11 11 (0.96%) HPUX
12 10 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (0.79%) Windows 2000
14 7 (0.61%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.35%) Windows CE
16 3 (0.26%) IRIX
16 3 (0.26%) Debian
16 3 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (14.26%) Project Management
2 97 (8.49%) E-Commerce
3 91 (7.96%) Software Engineering
4 85 (7.44%) CRM
5 84 (7.35%) ITIL
6 82 (7.17%) Business Intelligence
7 75 (6.56%) PRINCE2
8 73 (6.39%) OO
9 66 (5.77%) Analytics
10 63 (5.51%) UML
11 57 (4.99%) Unit Testing
12 54 (4.72%) Change Management
12 54 (4.72%) Problem Management
13 52 (4.55%) SOA
14 51 (4.46%) Service Management
15 48 (4.20%) Continuous Improvement
16 45 (3.94%) ERP
17 43 (3.76%) Validation
17 43 (3.76%) Agile Software Development
18 42 (3.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 316 (27.65%) SQL
2 165 (14.44%) Java
3 112 (9.80%) JavaScript
4 56 (4.90%) C#
5 41 (3.59%) C
5 41 (3.59%) PHP
6 40 (3.50%) C++
7 38 (3.32%) T-SQL
8 35 (3.06%) PL/SQL
9 33 (2.89%) VBA
10 22 (1.92%) Perl
11 10 (0.87%) Python
11 10 (0.87%) VB
12 8 (0.70%) VB.NET
13 7 (0.61%) ABAP
13 7 (0.61%) Ruby
14 6 (0.52%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.44%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.35%) VB6
16 4 (0.35%) VC++
Qualifications
1 338 (29.57%) Degree
2 44 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 41 (3.59%) MBA
4 26 (2.27%) PMP
5 18 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (1.31%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 15 (1.31%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 14 (1.22%) CCNP
8 13 (1.14%) CCNA
9 12 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 11 (0.96%) Security Cleared
11 10 (0.87%) MCSE
12 8 (0.70%) HND
12 8 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.61%) ISEB
13 7 (0.61%) CCA
13 7 (0.61%) MCP
13 7 (0.61%) SC Cleared
14 6 (0.52%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.90%) SLA
2 32 (2.80%) QA
3 23 (2.01%) Data Quality
4 12 (1.05%) PCI DSS
4 12 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.52%) ISO 8583
6 4 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.26%) Basel III
7 3 (0.26%) COBIT
7 3 (0.26%) IAS 39
8 1 (0.087%) GAAP
8 1 (0.087%) GCP
8 1 (0.087%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.087%) COSO
System Software
1 83 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (6.04%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.66%) Hyper-V
4 15 (1.31%) VMware ESX
5 12 (1.05%) NFS
6 6 (0.52%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.52%) MetaFrame
7 4 (0.35%) Xen
8 3 (0.26%) XenApp
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.087%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.087%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 18 (1.57%) WSUS
1 18 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (1.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (0.61%) Tivoli
3 7 (0.61%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 6 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.35%) WMI
6 4 (0.35%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (0.35%) SCCM
6 4 (0.35%) CA LISA
7 2 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.17%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.087%) Nagios
8 1 (0.087%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.087%) SCOM
Vendors
1 215 (18.81%) Microsoft
2 197 (17.24%) Oracle
3 115 (10.06%) VMware
4 62 (5.42%) SAP
5 61 (5.34%) JBoss
6 51 (4.46%) Google
7 49 (4.29%) IBM
8 31 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
8 31 (2.71%) Symantec
9 25 (2.19%) Sun
10 24 (2.10%) Cisco
11 23 (2.01%) Adobe
11 23 (2.01%) Dell
11 23 (2.01%) Business Objects
12 21 (1.84%) Citrix
13 18 (1.57%) Cognos
14 17 (1.49%) Lotus
14 17 (1.49%) Rackspace
15 16 (1.40%) MicroStrategy
15 16 (1.40%) HP
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £50-65,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: £50k - £60k + bonus (10-15%) + benefits (Pension, healthcare, life ass
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20-28k
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago