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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
French Language
Rank 575 634 488
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -146
Permanent jobs citing French Language 358 350 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.32% 0.54%
As % of the General category 0.88% 0.73% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 294 252 422
Median salary £37,500 £42,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.24% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%

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
40834 48027 49807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.67% 44.37% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 33393 38339 38541
Median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing French Language as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +59 345 £37,500 -6.25% 33
London +62 188 £47,500 -5.00% 17
South East +37 94 £37,750 +13.53% 8
City of London +45 39 £66,250 +32.50% 3
West Sussex +44 33 £33,500 -2.18% 2
Berkshire +8 30 £42,500 +30.76% 3
West Midlands +8 21 £26,198 - 1
Crawley - 21 £35,500 - 2
Reading +13 19 £24,000 -26.15% 2
Hampshire +11 17 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Southampton +4 14 £35,000 +21.73% 1
Birmingham -15 14 £26,186 -
North West +23 13 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Manchester 0 10 £37,500 +4.16% 2
Gatwick +6 9 £33,500 -4.28%
East of England +21 8 £28,500 -48.18% 2
South West -16 8 £32,500 -10.34%
West Yorkshire +22 7 £26,000 -52.72% 1
Yorkshire +13 7 £26,000 -29.72% 1
Surrey +5 7 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Leeds +24 6 £26,000 -52.72%
Buckinghamshire +11 6 £33,500 +21.81% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 6 £38,750 +64.89%
Dorset - 5 £32,500 -
Coventry - 5 £22,500 - 1
Westminster - 5 £23,000 -
Cambridge +10 4 £36,000 +53.19%
Maidenhead - 4 £45,000 -
East Midlands +12 3 £25,000 -44.44%
Woking 0 3 £55,000 +57.14%

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing French Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for French Language.

1 382 (48.66%) German Language
2 218 (27.77%) Spanish Language
3 188 (23.95%) Degree
3 188 (23.95%) Windows
4 187 (23.82%) Finance
5 153 (19.49%) Microsoft
6 150 (19.11%) Italian Language
7 136 (17.32%) Linux
8 123 (15.67%) SQL
9 116 (14.78%) ITIL
9 116 (14.78%) Marketing
10 95 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
11 89 (11.34%) Active Directory
12 88 (11.21%) MS Excel
12 88 (11.21%) Computer Science
13 83 (10.57%) Project Management
14 82 (10.45%) TCP/IP
15 77 (9.81%) E-Commerce
16 69 (8.79%) Unix
16 69 (8.79%) Firewall
17 66 (8.41%) SQL Server
18 64 (8.15%) .NET
18 64 (8.15%) Citrix
18 64 (8.15%) Presales
19 61 (7.77%) SLA
19 61 (7.77%) Service Delivery
20 60 (7.64%) Cisco
20 60 (7.64%) Analytics
21 57 (7.26%) Oracle
22 56 (7.13%) Retail

French Language
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (4.97%) Apache
2 30 (3.82%) MS Exchange
2 30 (3.82%) SharePoint
3 23 (2.93%) IIS
4 20 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (2.29%) nginx
6 17 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (1.78%) Tomcat
7 14 (1.78%) WebSphere
8 12 (1.53%) Skype for Business
9 10 (1.27%) CoreMedia CMS
9 10 (1.27%) SAS
10 8 (1.02%) Apache Spark
10 8 (1.02%) CMS
10 8 (1.02%) JBoss
10 8 (1.02%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.64%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.51%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 88 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 55 (7.01%) MS Office
3 29 (3.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.27%) Acrobat
5 9 (1.15%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.76%) MS Project
6 6 (0.76%) SPSS
7 3 (0.38%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.38%) Stata
8 2 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (2.93%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (1.91%) Cognos TM1
3 10 (1.27%) Adobe Campaign
3 10 (1.27%) Eloqua
4 7 (0.89%) Oracle 11i
5 6 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.51%) HFM
8 3 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.38%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 3 (0.38%) RMDS
8 3 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.25%) Relativity
9 2 (0.25%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.25%) SAP Retail
10 1 (0.13%) BASE24
10 1 (0.13%) SAP CO
10 1 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.71%) SaaS
2 22 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
2 22 (2.80%) Office 365
3 20 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.78%) Google Analytics
5 10 (1.27%) Responsys
6 8 (1.02%) AdWords
7 2 (0.25%) IaaS
7 2 (0.25%) PaaS
7 2 (0.25%) Silverpop
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.13%) FinancialForce.com
8 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 82 (10.45%) TCP/IP
2 69 (8.79%) Firewall
3 45 (5.73%) DNS
4 38 (4.84%) WAN
5 25 (3.18%) LAN
6 22 (2.80%) FTP
7 21 (2.68%) SMTP
8 18 (2.29%) WebEx
9 17 (2.17%) SSH
9 17 (2.17%) Telnet
10 15 (1.91%) DHCP
11 14 (1.78%) VoIP
12 12 (1.53%) MPLS
13 10 (1.27%) Internet
13 10 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
14 8 (1.02%) IPsec
14 8 (1.02%) SAN
14 8 (1.02%) VPN
15 7 (0.89%) Wireless
16 6 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (8.41%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.59%) MySQL
3 24 (3.06%) Data Mining
3 24 (3.06%) MongoDB
4 18 (2.29%) Oracle Database
5 17 (2.17%) Hadoop
6 13 (1.66%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.15%) KDB
7 9 (1.15%) Kdb+
7 9 (1.15%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (0.89%) DTS
9 7 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (0.89%) Oracle9i Database
9 7 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (2.55%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.15%) Subversion
3 8 (1.02%) JIRA
3 8 (1.02%) Maven
4 5 (0.64%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.38%) CodeRush
5 3 (0.38%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.38%) ReSharper
5 3 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.38%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.25%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.25%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.13%) Ant
7 1 (0.13%) CMake
7 1 (0.13%) Hudson
7 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 382 (48.66%) German Language
2 218 (27.77%) Spanish Language
3 187 (23.82%) Finance
4 150 (19.11%) Italian Language
5 116 (14.78%) Marketing
6 56 (7.13%) Retail
7 48 (6.11%) Telecoms
8 47 (5.99%) Dutch Language
9 38 (4.84%) Banking
10 32 (4.08%) Advertising
11 29 (3.69%) Portuguese Language
12 27 (3.44%) Arabic Language
13 25 (3.18%) Swedish Language
14 23 (2.93%) Automotive
15 18 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
16 17 (2.17%) Danish Language
17 16 (2.04%) Games
18 15 (1.91%) Electronics
18 15 (1.91%) Legal
19 14 (1.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 155 (19.75%) Analyst
2 74 (9.43%) Consultant
3 71 (9.04%) Project Manager
4 59 (7.52%) Business Analyst
5 54 (6.88%) Support Engineer
6 48 (6.11%) Linux Engineer
7 45 (5.73%) Developer
7 45 (5.73%) Support Analyst
8 43 (5.48%) IT Support
9 32 (4.08%) Service Analyst
10 31 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support
10 31 (3.95%) Security Engineer
10 31 (3.95%) Technical Support
11 30 (3.82%) Juniper Engineer
11 30 (3.82%) Technical Consultant
12 28 (3.57%) Architect
13 27 (3.44%) IT Analyst
13 27 (3.44%) Systems Engineer
14 25 (3.18%) Account Manager
15 24 (3.06%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (8.15%) .NET
2 39 (4.97%) HTML
3 33 (4.20%) XML
4 24 (3.06%) CSS
5 22 (2.80%) LAMP
5 22 (2.80%) Web Services
6 17 (2.17%) LEMP Stack
7 15 (1.91%) FIX Protocol
7 15 (1.91%) HTML5
8 11 (1.40%) AngularJS
8 11 (1.40%) SOAP
9 10 (1.27%) EDI
9 10 (1.27%) WCF
10 9 (1.15%) JSON
11 8 (1.02%) Ajax
11 8 (1.02%) Akka
11 8 (1.02%) Protocol Buffers
11 8 (1.02%) WebSockets
12 7 (0.89%) ASP.NET
12 7 (0.89%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 95 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
2 88 (11.21%) Computer Science
3 26 (3.31%) Mathematics
4 22 (2.80%) Management Information System
5 21 (2.68%) Statistics
6 19 (2.42%) Data Centre
7 15 (1.91%) Derivative
7 15 (1.91%) Economics
8 13 (1.66%) Fintech
8 13 (1.66%) iPhone
8 13 (1.66%) Virtual Team
9 12 (1.53%) Blackberry
9 12 (1.53%) Neural Network
10 10 (1.27%) Mobile Computing
10 10 (1.27%) Social Media
11 9 (1.15%) Blog
11 9 (1.15%) iPad
11 9 (1.15%) User Experience
12 8 (1.02%) Hedge funds
12 8 (1.02%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 188 (23.95%) Windows
2 136 (17.32%) Linux
3 69 (8.79%) Unix
4 48 (6.11%) Windows 7
4 48 (6.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (4.20%) Windows Server
7 32 (4.08%) Solaris
8 31 (3.95%) Windows 2000
9 21 (2.68%) CentOS
10 20 (2.55%) Windows 8
11 17 (2.17%) Fedora
11 17 (2.17%) Windows 10
12 14 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (1.66%) Android
14 10 (1.27%) Apple iOS
14 10 (1.27%) Mac OS
14 10 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
15 5 (0.64%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (14.78%) ITIL
2 83 (10.57%) Project Management
3 77 (9.81%) E-Commerce
4 64 (8.15%) Presales
5 61 (7.77%) Service Delivery
6 60 (7.64%) Analytics
7 53 (6.75%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (6.62%) Digital Marketing
9 47 (5.99%) ERP
10 40 (5.10%) CRM
10 40 (5.10%) Project Planning
11 38 (4.84%) SDLC
12 37 (4.71%) Open Source
13 36 (4.59%) PRINCE2
14 33 (4.20%) Pay per click
15 31 (3.95%) Business Analysis
15 31 (3.95%) Change Management
16 29 (3.69%) Business Development
17 28 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
18 27 (3.44%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (15.67%) SQL
2 47 (5.99%) C#
3 38 (4.84%) Java
4 36 (4.59%) JavaScript
5 32 (4.08%) PHP
6 24 (3.06%) Python
7 20 (2.55%) PL/SQL
8 16 (2.04%) C++
9 15 (1.91%) C
10 12 (1.53%) Perl
11 11 (1.40%) T-SQL
11 11 (1.40%) VB.NET
12 10 (1.27%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.15%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.02%) ActionScript
14 8 (1.02%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.02%) Scala
15 7 (0.89%) ActionScript 2.0
16 5 (0.64%) R
16 5 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 188 (23.95%) Degree
2 26 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (2.80%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.68%) MCSE
4 21 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (2.29%) CCNA
5 18 (2.29%) PMP
5 18 (2.29%) SC Cleared
6 17 (2.17%) RHCE
6 17 (2.17%) RHCSA
6 17 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (2.04%) PMI Certification
8 13 (1.66%) CCNP
8 13 (1.66%) CISSP
9 10 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.27%) MOS
9 10 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (0.89%) CCDP
10 7 (0.89%) CWNA
11 6 (0.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (7.77%) SLA
2 27 (3.44%) QA
3 13 (1.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.51%) Actionable Recommendations
5 4 (0.51%) GxP
6 3 (0.38%) COBIT
6 3 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
6 3 (0.38%) ISO27002
6 3 (0.38%) SEPA
7 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.25%) MiFID
7 2 (0.25%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.13%) EMIR
8 1 (0.13%) GAAP
8 1 (0.13%) HL7
8 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.13%) PMBOK
System Software
1 89 (11.34%) Active Directory
2 37 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.55%) VMware ESX
4 19 (2.42%) Hyper-V
5 17 (2.17%) Postfix
5 17 (2.17%) Sendmail
5 17 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (1.15%) Docker
7 8 (1.02%) LXC
8 6 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.64%) Squid
10 3 (0.38%) Firmware
10 3 (0.38%) iptables
11 2 (0.25%) KVM
11 2 (0.25%) Samba
12 1 (0.13%) Xen
12 1 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (2.17%) SCCM
2 8 (1.02%) Puppet
3 7 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.76%) Nmap
5 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (0.64%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.51%) MOM
6 4 (0.51%) SafeCom
7 3 (0.38%) Ansible
7 3 (0.38%) Nessus
8 2 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.25%) Salt
8 2 (0.25%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.25%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.13%) collectd
9 1 (0.13%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (0.13%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 153 (19.49%) Microsoft
2 64 (8.15%) Citrix
3 60 (7.64%) Cisco
4 57 (7.26%) Oracle
5 50 (6.37%) Juniper
6 49 (6.24%) CheckPoint
7 48 (6.11%) VMware
8 47 (5.99%) F5
9 31 (3.95%) Blue Coat
10 30 (3.82%) Palo Alto
11 24 (3.06%) SAP
12 22 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
13 20 (2.55%) Google
14 19 (2.42%) Red Hat
15 15 (1.91%) Cognos
16 14 (1.78%) Crossbeam
16 14 (1.78%) Kaspersky
16 14 (1.78%) Sourcefire
16 14 (1.78%) Trend Micro
17 12 (1.53%) Sitecore
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38K +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £80000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Negotiable salary + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Extra Technology ''Human Capital Solutions''
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Noa Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £18,000 - £26,000 + uncapped commission
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
North West England
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
South East London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, uncapped commission
Posted: 13 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Pack
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 50% of Salary Commission + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 24 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
CPI Selection
Salary: 20% Bonus Monthly
Posted: 3 days ago