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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
French Language
Rank 529 508 431
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -77
Permanent jobs citing French Language 406 435 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the General category 0.87% 0.92% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 271 307 453
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -9.45%

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
46843 47252 46962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.76% 44.14% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 37060 36497 38004
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 -19 380 £42,250 +5.62% 70
London +6 192 £51,250 -6.81% 39
South East -25 120 £35,000 - 15
Berkshire +17 67 £37,500 -1.31% 11
Reading -8 30 £37,500 -1.31% 2
East of England +10 28 £35,000 +59.09% 3
South West 0 25 £40,000 +19.40% 2
City of London -3 25 £42,500 -19.04% 8
Hampshire +5 23 £33,500 +3.07%
Bristol -8 19 £33,500 - 1
West Sussex +3 12 £35,000 - 2
Southampton -12 12 £43,000 +1.17%
Cambridgeshire +13 11 £45,000 +100.00% 2
West Midlands -22 11 £75,000 +50.00%
Yorkshire +8 10 £75,000 +279.74% 3
Cambridge +7 10 £42,500 - 2
West Yorkshire +3 10 £75,000 +316.66% 2
North West -14 10 £75,000 +96.07% 2
Leeds +8 9 £75,000 +316.66%
Oxfordshire +7 9 £35,000 +32.07%
Bracknell -7 9 - - 2
Birmingham -11 9 £75,000 +50.00%
Gatwick - 8 £35,000 -
Maidenhead +2 7 £37,500 -31.81% 4
Essex -6 7 £26,500 -24.28%
Norwich +7 6 £75,000 +114.28%
Norfolk +2 6 £75,000 +81.81%
Devon - 6 £75,000 -
Plymouth - 6 £75,000 -
Slough - 6 £27,000 -

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 454 (46.33%) German Language
2 295 (30.10%) Degree
3 228 (23.27%) Spanish Language
4 214 (21.84%) Finance
5 195 (19.90%) SQL
6 170 (17.35%) Microsoft
7 144 (14.69%) Windows
8 136 (13.88%) JavaScript
9 134 (13.67%) Italian Language
10 127 (12.96%) HTML
11 123 (12.55%) Java
12 122 (12.45%) Linux
13 121 (12.35%) SQL Server
14 120 (12.24%) Project Management
15 117 (11.94%) Computer Science
16 113 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
16 113 (11.53%) Oracle
17 112 (11.43%) Marketing
18 107 (10.92%) XML
18 107 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
19 99 (10.10%) MS Excel
20 96 (9.80%) CRM
21 91 (9.29%) ITIL
22 89 (9.08%) E-Commerce
23 87 (8.88%) UNIX
23 87 (8.88%) .NET
24 84 (8.57%) MS Office
25 83 (8.47%) Retail
26 80 (8.16%) C#
26 80 (8.16%) CSS

French Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 62 (6.33%) IIS
2 36 (3.67%) WebLogic
3 35 (3.57%) JBoss
3 35 (3.57%) CMS
4 33 (3.37%) WebSphere
5 27 (2.76%) MS Exchange
5 27 (2.76%) Apache
6 25 (2.55%) nginx
6 25 (2.55%) Apache Solr
7 24 (2.45%) SharePoint
8 20 (2.04%) Commerce Server
9 16 (1.63%) Site Server
10 14 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
10 14 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (1.43%) Apache ServiceMix
11 13 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 13 (1.33%) Tomcat
12 12 (1.22%) Lotus Domino
13 11 (1.12%) SAS
14 10 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 99 (10.10%) MS Excel
2 84 (8.57%) MS Office
3 45 (4.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (2.35%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.12%) MS Project
6 8 (0.82%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.41%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.20%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.10%) SPSS
10 1 (0.10%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (1.63%) Google Analytics
2 12 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.92%) SAP SD
3 9 (0.92%) Magento
4 7 (0.71%) SiteCatalyst
4 7 (0.71%) Agresso
4 7 (0.71%) SAP CRM
5 5 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.51%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.31%) SAP R/3
6 3 (0.31%) SAP APO
6 3 (0.31%) Lawson
6 3 (0.31%) JDE OneWorld
6 3 (0.31%) Exchequer
6 3 (0.31%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.31%) SAP SCM
6 3 (0.31%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 41 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (3.47%) SaaS
4 30 (3.06%) GitHub
5 25 (2.55%) Trello
6 10 (1.02%) Office 365
7 7 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.10%) Force.com
8 1 (0.10%) Yammer
8 1 (0.10%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.18%) TCP/IP
2 40 (4.08%) WAN
3 39 (3.98%) MPLS
4 34 (3.47%) Internet
5 33 (3.37%) LAN
6 28 (2.86%) FTP
7 26 (2.65%) SAN
8 25 (2.55%) DNS
9 22 (2.24%) Firewall
9 22 (2.24%) SSH
10 21 (2.14%) BGP
11 19 (1.94%) SMTP
12 18 (1.84%) VPN
13 17 (1.73%) IMAP
14 16 (1.63%) Telnet
15 15 (1.53%) DHCP
15 15 (1.53%) HTTP
16 13 (1.33%) VoIP
17 11 (1.12%) OSPF
17 11 (1.12%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 61 (6.22%) Relational Database
3 25 (2.55%) RavenDB
4 24 (2.45%) RDBMS
5 18 (1.84%) MySQL
6 15 (1.53%) Oracle Database
7 13 (1.33%) NoSQL
8 11 (1.12%) Big Data
9 10 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (0.71%) DB2
11 7 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (0.71%) MS Access
12 6 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.61%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.51%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 43 (4.39%) Eclipse
2 30 (3.06%) Maven
3 26 (2.65%) Eclipse RCP
4 25 (2.55%) dotTrace
4 25 (2.55%) Rhino Mocks
4 25 (2.55%) TeamCity
4 25 (2.55%) NUnit
4 25 (2.55%) ReSharper
4 25 (2.55%) YouTrack
4 25 (2.55%) Octopus Deploy
5 23 (2.35%) Git (software)
6 22 (2.24%) JUnit
7 18 (1.84%) Jenkins
8 17 (1.73%) Visual Studio
9 15 (1.53%) Ant
10 7 (0.71%) Subversion
10 7 (0.71%) Mercurial
10 7 (0.71%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.41%) JIRA
11 4 (0.41%) Emacs
General
1 454 (46.33%) German Language
2 228 (23.27%) Spanish Language
3 214 (21.84%) Finance
4 134 (13.67%) Italian Language
5 112 (11.43%) Marketing
6 83 (8.47%) Retail
7 73 (7.45%) Banking
8 46 (4.69%) Dutch Language
9 43 (4.39%) Legal
10 39 (3.98%) Advertising
11 38 (3.88%) Telecoms
12 32 (3.27%) Swedish Language
13 26 (2.65%) Japanese Language
14 24 (2.45%) Games
15 22 (2.24%) Mandarin Language
16 21 (2.14%) Portuguese Language
17 19 (1.94%) Law
18 18 (1.84%) Billing
19 17 (1.73%) Back Office
20 14 (1.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 156 (15.92%) Analyst
2 128 (13.06%) Consultant
3 109 (11.12%) Developer
4 83 (8.47%) Support Engineer
5 80 (8.16%) Technical Support
6 60 (6.12%) Support Analyst
7 56 (5.71%) Architect
8 52 (5.31%) Technical Engineer
9 50 (5.10%) Technical Support Engineer
9 50 (5.10%) Project Manager
10 47 (4.80%) Business Analyst
11 44 (4.49%) Software Engineer
12 39 (3.98%) Administrator
13 35 (3.57%) Applications Support
14 33 (3.37%) Junior
15 32 (3.27%) Java Software Engineer
16 29 (2.96%) Systems Administrator
17 26 (2.65%) Technical Analyst
17 26 (2.65%) Applications Support Analyst
18 24 (2.45%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (12.96%) HTML
2 107 (10.92%) XML
3 87 (8.88%) .NET
4 80 (8.16%) CSS
5 75 (7.65%) jQuery
6 66 (6.73%) Web Services
7 59 (6.02%) ASP.NET
8 51 (5.20%) J2EE
9 48 (4.90%) Spring
10 38 (3.88%) Servlets
11 37 (3.78%) REST
12 32 (3.27%) JSP
13 31 (3.16%) WCF
14 30 (3.06%) Sass
15 28 (2.86%) Java EE
15 28 (2.86%) Struts
16 27 (2.76%) AngularJS
17 26 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
17 26 (2.65%) GWT
18 25 (2.55%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 117 (11.94%) Computer Science
2 113 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
3 78 (7.96%) Enterprise Software
4 52 (5.31%) Management Information System
5 28 (2.86%) Social Media
6 26 (2.65%) User Experience
7 19 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
7 19 (1.94%) Mathematics
8 18 (1.84%) SWIFT
9 16 (1.63%) Mobile App
9 16 (1.63%) Data Integration
10 15 (1.53%) Client/Server
10 15 (1.53%) N-Tier
10 15 (1.53%) Clustering
11 14 (1.43%) Open Source
12 13 (1.33%) Algorithms
13 12 (1.22%) PMI
14 10 (1.02%) Visualisation
15 8 (0.82%) Digital Media
15 8 (0.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 144 (14.69%) Windows
2 122 (12.45%) Linux
3 87 (8.88%) UNIX
4 28 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (2.14%) Windows 7
6 20 (2.04%) Android
7 17 (1.73%) Apple iOS
8 13 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.33%) Solaris
9 12 (1.22%) AIX
10 11 (1.12%) HPUX
11 9 (0.92%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.51%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.41%) IRIX
14 4 (0.41%) SUSE
15 3 (0.31%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.20%) Windows CE
16 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (12.24%) Project Management
2 107 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (9.80%) CRM
4 91 (9.29%) ITIL
5 89 (9.08%) E-Commerce
6 67 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
7 61 (6.22%) Software Engineering
8 58 (5.92%) ERP
9 53 (5.41%) Analytics
10 50 (5.10%) OO
11 47 (4.80%) MVC
12 46 (4.69%) PRINCE2
13 43 (4.39%) Service Management
14 40 (4.08%) Content Management
14 40 (4.08%) Problem Management
15 38 (3.88%) B2B
16 37 (3.78%) Business Analysis
17 35 (3.57%) UML
18 33 (3.37%) Change Management
18 33 (3.37%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 195 (19.90%) SQL
2 136 (13.88%) JavaScript
3 123 (12.55%) Java
4 80 (8.16%) C#
5 47 (4.80%) T-SQL
6 25 (2.55%) VBScript
6 25 (2.55%) Perl
7 19 (1.94%) C++
8 18 (1.84%) ActionScript
9 16 (1.63%) ActionScript 3.0
10 15 (1.53%) PHP
10 15 (1.53%) PL/SQL
11 14 (1.43%) Python
12 13 (1.33%) C
13 8 (0.82%) VB
14 7 (0.71%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.51%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.51%) AspectJ
15 5 (0.51%) PHP5
16 4 (0.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 295 (30.10%) Degree
2 44 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (3.88%) CCNA
4 18 (1.84%) CCNP
5 14 (1.43%) PMI Certification
5 14 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (1.43%) VCP4
5 14 (1.43%) VCP5
6 13 (1.33%) CISSP
7 12 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (1.12%) ISEB
8 11 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.02%) PMP
10 9 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.92%) MBA
10 9 (0.92%) CEH
11 8 (0.82%) Security Cleared
12 5 (0.51%) SC Cleared
12 5 (0.51%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.59%) QA
2 42 (4.29%) SLA
3 16 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.41%) Basel III
5 4 (0.41%) CRD IV
6 3 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.10%) GCP
8 1 (0.10%) COBIT
System Software
1 45 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 38 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.82%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.51%) NFS
5 4 (0.41%) Novell eDirectory
5 4 (0.41%) Firmware
5 4 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.31%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.20%) XenApp
7 2 (0.20%) XenServer
7 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.10%) Nmap
8 1 (0.10%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 9 (0.92%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (0.51%) SCCM
3 4 (0.41%) ServiceCenter
3 4 (0.41%) WSUS
3 4 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.41%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.31%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.31%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 3 (0.31%) Netcool
4 3 (0.31%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 3 (0.31%) Nagios
4 3 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.31%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.31%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (0.31%) SCOM
5 2 (0.20%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.10%) Puppet
6 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.10%) Ansible
6 1 (0.10%) Salt
Vendors
1 170 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 113 (11.53%) Oracle
3 53 (5.41%) VMware
4 42 (4.29%) SAP
5 34 (3.47%) Cisco
5 34 (3.47%) IBM
6 33 (3.37%) Google
7 27 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
8 25 (2.55%) Rackspace
9 19 (1.94%) Adobe
10 18 (1.84%) Dell
10 18 (1.84%) Facebook
11 17 (1.73%) Business Objects
11 17 (1.73%) HP
11 17 (1.73%) Intel
11 17 (1.73%) Citrix
12 12 (1.22%) ServiceNow
13 11 (1.12%) AppDynamics
14 10 (1.02%) Avaloq
15 9 (0.92%) Apple
UK
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £44377.68 - £59170.24 per annum + 140K OTE
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
OJC Conseil
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £28k, Health, Life Insurance, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TUI Group
Salary: Excellent basic + fantastic benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TUI Group
Salary: Excellent basic + fantastic benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + OTE £200,000 Uncapped + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates - Munich
Salary: Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £40k OTE £70k, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £30/35k, Health Care and Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits 20% Bonus and Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £22500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits 40% Bonus PHI Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ACL Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum Up to £52k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago