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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 446 500 431
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -69
Permanent jobs citing French Language 586 440 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.40% 0.51%
As % of the General category 1.18% 0.91% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 430 360 398
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -1.31%

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
49468 48238 50982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.41% 44.35% 45.12%
Number of salaries quoted 38796 38513 42007
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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 24 October 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 October 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 +60 571 £39,000 - 62
London +112 344 £45,000 +5.88% 39
South East -4 135 £36,500 -6.41% 14
Berkshire -19 69 £35,000 -10.25% 7
City of London +40 55 £42,500 -9.57% 11
Reading +7 46 £33,750 -13.46% 2
South West -6 40 £37,500 -
Hampshire +5 29 £36,500 +62.22%
Bristol -2 18 £33,500 -10.66%
Surrey +2 16 £51,250 +20.58% 3
Southampton +12 14 £48,750 -17.02%
East Midlands +9 14 £30,000 -7.69%
Maidenhead -5 12 £50,000 +42.85%
North West -25 10 £47,500 +42.85% 1
Devon - 10 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +3 9 £24,500 -20.96%
East of England -48 9 £27,000 -34.14% 3
Poole - 9 £47,500 -
Dorset - 9 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire +11 8 £30,000 +62.16%
Nottingham +10 8 £30,000 +62.16%
Cheshire -16 8 £47,500 +72.72%
Warrington - 8 £47,500 -
Yorkshire -38 7 £37,500 +63.04% 2
West Sussex +2 6 £36,000 +2.85% 4
Uxbridge - 6 £35,000 -
Newbury +17 5 £37,000 -29.52%
Bedfordshire -1 5 £22,500 -50.00%
Scotland -5 5 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Edinburgh -10 5 £25,000 -12.28% 1

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 543 (45.21%) German Language
2 352 (29.31%) Degree
3 323 (26.89%) Finance
4 291 (24.23%) Spanish Language
5 285 (23.73%) SQL
6 284 (23.65%) Windows
7 267 (22.23%) Microsoft
8 186 (15.49%) Italian Language
9 181 (15.07%) SQL Server
10 169 (14.07%) MS Excel
11 168 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
12 164 (13.66%) Oracle
12 164 (13.66%) Project Management
12 164 (13.66%) Computer Science
13 159 (13.24%) JavaScript
14 148 (12.32%) Marketing
15 143 (11.91%) Java
16 140 (11.66%) HTML
16 140 (11.66%) Linux
17 132 (10.99%) E-Commerce
18 126 (10.49%) MS Office
19 124 (10.32%) UNIX
20 111 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
21 107 (8.91%) Relational Database
22 106 (8.83%) ITIL
23 101 (8.41%) Web Services
23 101 (8.41%) CSS
24 100 (8.33%) OO
24 100 (8.33%) Banking
25 96 (7.99%) IIS

French Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 96 (7.99%) IIS
2 65 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 62 (5.16%) nginx
3 62 (5.16%) Apache Solr
4 58 (4.83%) WebLogic
5 55 (4.58%) JBoss
6 28 (2.33%) SharePoint
7 26 (2.16%) MS Exchange
8 24 (2.00%) Apache ServiceMix
9 22 (1.83%) Site Server
10 21 (1.75%) Lotus Domino
11 19 (1.58%) Commerce Server
12 16 (1.33%) CMS
13 15 (1.25%) SAS
14 12 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (1.00%) Tomcat
15 11 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
15 11 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
16 10 (0.83%) IBM Notes
17 9 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 169 (14.07%) MS Excel
2 126 (10.49%) MS Office
3 54 (4.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 36 (3.00%) MS Project
5 30 (2.50%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.42%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.083%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (0.92%) Google Analytics
2 10 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.75%) Agresso
4 7 (0.58%) SAP SD
5 6 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.50%) OpenWorks
6 5 (0.42%) SAP EWM
6 5 (0.42%) SAP SCM
6 5 (0.42%) WebTrends
6 5 (0.42%) SAP EM
6 5 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.33%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.25%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.25%) Retail-J
8 3 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.25%) Magento
9 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 2 (0.17%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 75 (6.24%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (5.16%) GitHub
2 62 (5.16%) Trello
3 48 (4.00%) SaaS
4 12 (1.00%) Office 365
5 5 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.17%) Taleo
6 2 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.083%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (6.49%) Internet
2 71 (5.91%) TCP/IP
3 50 (4.16%) WAN
4 40 (3.33%) LAN
5 39 (3.25%) DNS
5 39 (3.25%) MPLS
6 29 (2.41%) DHCP
7 28 (2.33%) Firewall
8 25 (2.08%) VPN
9 24 (2.00%) FTP
10 23 (1.92%) SAN
11 22 (1.83%) BGP
12 18 (1.50%) VoIP
13 14 (1.17%) Wireless
14 13 (1.08%) Network Security
15 12 (1.00%) IPsec
15 12 (1.00%) LDAP
16 11 (0.92%) PBX
16 11 (0.92%) HTTP
16 11 (0.92%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 107 (8.91%) Relational Database
3 62 (5.16%) RavenDB
4 53 (4.41%) RDBMS
5 25 (2.08%) MySQL
6 24 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 22 (1.83%) QlikView
8 21 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (1.67%) DB2
10 12 (1.00%) Big Data
10 12 (1.00%) NoSQL
11 10 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (0.75%) Data Mining
12 9 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
12 9 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (0.67%) MS Access
13 8 (0.67%) Hadoop
14 7 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 66 (5.50%) TeamCity
2 65 (5.41%) NUnit
3 62 (5.16%) ReSharper
3 62 (5.16%) dotTrace
3 62 (5.16%) Rhino Mocks
3 62 (5.16%) YouTrack
3 62 (5.16%) Octopus Deploy
4 45 (3.75%) Eclipse
5 39 (3.25%) Eclipse RCP
6 25 (2.08%) Ant
6 25 (2.08%) JUnit
6 25 (2.08%) Git (software)
7 24 (2.00%) Maven
8 21 (1.75%) Jenkins
9 18 (1.50%) Visual Studio
10 8 (0.67%) JIRA
11 5 (0.42%) Subversion
12 3 (0.25%) Selenium
13 2 (0.17%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.17%) Hudson
General
1 543 (45.21%) German Language
2 323 (26.89%) Finance
3 291 (24.23%) Spanish Language
4 186 (15.49%) Italian Language
5 148 (12.32%) Marketing
6 100 (8.33%) Banking
7 84 (6.99%) Retail
8 67 (5.58%) Dutch Language
9 57 (4.75%) Telecoms
10 35 (2.91%) Advertising
11 32 (2.66%) Manufacturing
12 31 (2.58%) Legal
13 29 (2.41%) Back Office
14 28 (2.33%) Japanese Language
15 26 (2.16%) Russian Language
16 22 (1.83%) Law
17 20 (1.67%) Electronics
17 20 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
18 19 (1.58%) Financial Institution
18 19 (1.58%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 202 (16.82%) Analyst
2 121 (10.07%) Consultant
3 116 (9.66%) Support Engineer
4 103 (8.58%) Developer
5 97 (8.08%) Technical Support
6 70 (5.83%) Business Analyst
7 64 (5.33%) Support Analyst
8 63 (5.25%) Project Manager
9 61 (5.08%) Applications Support
10 60 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
11 57 (4.75%) Technical Support Engineer
12 56 (4.66%) Architect
13 50 (4.16%) Software Engineer
14 48 (4.00%) .NET Developer
15 44 (3.66%) Junior
16 36 (3.00%) Java Software Engineer
17 31 (2.58%) Senior Developer
18 30 (2.50%) Applications Support Analyst
19 28 (2.33%) Graduate
20 27 (2.25%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (11.66%) HTML
2 101 (8.41%) CSS
2 101 (8.41%) Web Services
3 96 (7.99%) .NET
4 78 (6.49%) ASP.NET
5 69 (5.75%) XML
5 69 (5.75%) jQuery
6 66 (5.50%) J2EE
7 65 (5.41%) WCF
8 64 (5.33%) REST
9 63 (5.25%) AngularJS
10 62 (5.16%) Castle Windsor
10 62 (5.16%) Sass
10 62 (5.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 62 (5.16%) Lucene
11 58 (4.83%) Spring
12 39 (3.25%) GWT
13 35 (2.91%) JSP
14 34 (2.83%) Servlets
15 33 (2.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 168 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
2 164 (13.66%) Computer Science
3 69 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
4 67 (5.58%) Management Information System
5 43 (3.58%) SWIFT
6 30 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
7 29 (2.41%) Social Media
7 29 (2.41%) Client/Server
8 26 (2.16%) N-Tier
9 25 (2.08%) PMI
10 19 (1.58%) Visualisation
11 17 (1.42%) Mathematics
12 16 (1.33%) Statistics
12 16 (1.33%) Mobile App
13 15 (1.25%) Data Integration
13 15 (1.25%) Algorithms
14 12 (1.00%) Blog
14 12 (1.00%) Clustering
15 11 (0.92%) Biometrics
15 11 (0.92%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 284 (23.65%) Windows
2 140 (11.66%) Linux
3 124 (10.32%) UNIX
4 38 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (2.83%) Windows 7
6 28 (2.33%) Android
7 26 (2.16%) Solaris
8 24 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (1.75%) Apple iOS
10 20 (1.67%) Windows XP
11 15 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (0.92%) Windows 2000
13 10 (0.83%) AIX
13 10 (0.83%) Windows 8
14 9 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (0.75%) HPUX
15 5 (0.42%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.25%) IRIX
16 3 (0.25%) SUSE
16 3 (0.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (13.66%) Project Management
2 132 (10.99%) E-Commerce
3 111 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (8.83%) ITIL
5 100 (8.33%) OO
6 87 (7.24%) PRINCE2
6 87 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
7 75 (6.24%) Software Engineering
8 74 (6.16%) Analytics
9 71 (5.91%) CRM
10 68 (5.66%) MVC
11 62 (5.16%) ERP
12 57 (4.75%) UML
12 57 (4.75%) Change Management
13 56 (4.66%) Service Management
14 50 (4.16%) Coaching
15 46 (3.83%) Business Analysis
15 46 (3.83%) Unit Testing
16 45 (3.75%) Mentoring
17 43 (3.58%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 285 (23.73%) SQL
2 159 (13.24%) JavaScript
3 143 (11.91%) Java
4 93 (7.74%) C#
5 82 (6.83%) T-SQL
6 34 (2.83%) PHP
7 31 (2.58%) PL/SQL
8 27 (2.25%) C
9 25 (2.08%) C++
10 21 (1.75%) Perl
11 18 (1.50%) Python
12 11 (0.92%) VBA
13 8 (0.67%) VB
14 6 (0.50%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.42%) AspectJ
15 5 (0.42%) Ruby
15 5 (0.42%) ABAP
16 4 (0.33%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.25%) VBScript
17 3 (0.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 352 (29.31%) Degree
2 47 (3.91%) PMI Certification
3 44 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (3.08%) MBA
5 34 (2.83%) PMP
5 34 (2.83%) CCNA
6 19 (1.58%) CCNP
7 16 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (1.25%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 15 (1.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 13 (1.08%) MCSE
9 13 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (1.00%) Security Cleared
11 10 (0.83%) VCP5
11 10 (0.83%) SC Cleared
11 10 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 9 (0.75%) ISEB
13 8 (0.67%) CCIE
13 8 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (0.58%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.75%) SLA
2 36 (3.00%) QA
3 18 (1.50%) Data Quality
4 16 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (1.00%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.58%) ISO 8583
7 5 (0.42%) Basel III
8 4 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.25%) IAS 39
10 2 (0.17%) CRD IV
10 2 (0.17%) GCP
11 1 (0.083%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.083%) GAAP
11 1 (0.083%) COBIT
11 1 (0.083%) COSO
System Software
1 73 (6.08%) Active Directory
2 72 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.92%) Firmware
4 10 (0.83%) VMware ESX
4 10 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.50%) NFS
5 6 (0.50%) XenApp
6 5 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.42%) Novell eDirectory
6 5 (0.42%) MetaFrame
7 4 (0.33%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.17%) XenServer
8 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.083%) Postfix
9 1 (0.083%) Nmap
9 1 (0.083%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 11 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
1 11 (0.92%) WSUS
2 9 (0.75%) ServiceCenter
3 8 (0.67%) Tivoli
3 8 (0.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 7 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (0.50%) SCCM
6 5 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.33%) CA LISA
7 4 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.083%) Nagios
8 1 (0.083%) AppManager
8 1 (0.083%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.083%) WMI
8 1 (0.083%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.083%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.083%) SCOM
Vendors
1 267 (22.23%) Microsoft
2 164 (13.66%) Oracle
3 92 (7.66%) VMware
4 64 (5.33%) SAP
5 62 (5.16%) Rackspace
6 42 (3.50%) Google
7 40 (3.33%) IBM
8 35 (2.91%) Cisco
9 31 (2.58%) Business Objects
10 28 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
11 25 (2.08%) Dell
12 24 (2.00%) Citrix
13 21 (1.75%) Sun
13 21 (1.75%) HP
14 19 (1.58%) Cognos
14 19 (1.58%) Lotus
15 18 (1.50%) Symantec
15 18 (1.50%) Remedy
16 15 (1.25%) Minitab
16 15 (1.25%) Red Hat
London
JM
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bens and 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum - Bonus + Stock options + Bens Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 to £80000 per annum - Bonus + Stocks + Bens Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + share options
Posted: 3 days ago
London
KDR
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + dependent on previous experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 Per Annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sandhurst, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 30-40K + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JM
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago