The 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
French Language
Rank 224 214 212
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing French Language 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.017% 0.019% 0.054%
As % of the General category 0.046% 0.049% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £19,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -49.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
French Language
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2191 2060 2229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.41% 38.15% 40.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1658 1653 1763
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 July 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
Staffordshire - 1 - -
French Language
England

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Service Delivery
1 6 (85.71%) German Language
2 5 (71.43%) Problem Management
2 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) Process Management
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) CCNP
5 1 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
5 1 (14.29%) ATM
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) SMTP
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (14.29%) SNMP
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) ATM
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) SMTP
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) SNMP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) OSPF
1 1 (14.29%) BGP
1 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
1 1 (14.29%) Frame Relay
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 6 (85.71%) German Language
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Services Delivery Manager
1 5 (71.43%) Service Manager
1 5 (71.43%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Pricing Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Expert
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) Process Management
2 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 5 (71.43%) Problem Management
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Juniper
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
1 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
1 1 (14.29%) F5