The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 23 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
French Language
Rank 205 206 185
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs citing French Language 1 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.019% 0.054% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.049% 0.14% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 13
Average salary £19,000 £37,500 £31,415
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.33% +19.37%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2049 2197 1795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.49% 39.70% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1639 1732 1510
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
French Language
England

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing French Language across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

French Language Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

French Language
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing French Language across the West Midlands region.

French Language Salary Trend in the West Midlands

French Language
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Birmingham +9 1 £19,000 +8.57%
French Language
England

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
1 9 (75.00%) MS Access
2 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (58.33%) Risk Management
2 7 (58.33%) Banking
2 7 (58.33%) Mathematics
2 7 (58.33%) C
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Project Planning
3 3 (25.00%) EPoS
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) FTP
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Cognos
4 2 (16.67%) VBScript
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) OLAP
4 2 (16.67%) UNIX
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) German Language
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (16.67%) GIS
4 2 (16.67%) Product Management
4 2 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) MS Access
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Cognos Transformer
2 2 (16.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) German Language
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Credit Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Product Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (25.00%) EPoS
3 2 (16.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Risk Management
1 7 (58.33%) Project Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) C
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Cognos
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