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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
French Language
Rank 206 235 222
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -13
Permanent jobs citing French Language 33 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.017% 0.019%
As % of the General category 1.40% 0.046% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 29 0 1
Median salary £26,000 - £19,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +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
2354 2191 2049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 39.03% 36.99% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1756 1659 1639
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

French Language
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing French Language as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing French Language across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

French Language Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
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
Birmingham - 31 £26,000 -
French Language
England

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for French Language.

1 40 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 37 (71.15%) German Language
3 27 (51.92%) Windows
4 26 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 22 (42.31%) Cisco
6 21 (40.38%) MS Exchange
7 19 (36.54%) Windows 7
8 18 (34.62%) Citrix
9 14 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (25.00%) ITIL
11 12 (23.08%) WAN
11 12 (23.08%) LAN
11 12 (23.08%) Finance
11 12 (23.08%) Computer Science
12 11 (21.15%) Skype for Business
12 11 (21.15%) Analytics
13 9 (17.31%) Degree
13 9 (17.31%) Cognos TM1
13 9 (17.31%) Dynamics AX
13 9 (17.31%) Process Improvement
13 9 (17.31%) Use Case
13 9 (17.31%) BPR
13 9 (17.31%) Cognos
13 9 (17.31%) ERP
13 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
14 8 (15.38%) SQL
14 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
14 8 (15.38%) Blackberry

French Language
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 21 (40.38%) MS Exchange
2 14 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (21.15%) Skype for Business
4 6 (11.54%) JBoss
4 6 (11.54%) Tomcat
4 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
5 4 (7.69%) IIS
6 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.54%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Cognos TM1
1 9 (17.31%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.85%) SAP MM
2 2 (3.85%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) LAN
1 12 (23.08%) WAN
2 8 (15.38%) Firewall
3 3 (5.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.92%) Big Data
General
1 37 (71.15%) German Language
2 12 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 3 (5.77%) Swedish Language
4 2 (3.85%) Italian Language
4 2 (3.85%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.92%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) IT Support
2 19 (36.54%) Support Engineer
3 17 (32.69%) Analyst
4 15 (28.85%) IT Engineer
5 13 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 9 (17.31%) 1st Line Support
6 9 (17.31%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 9 (17.31%) Financial Analyst
6 9 (17.31%) Systems Analyst
7 8 (15.38%) Business Analyst
7 8 (15.38%) Finance Business Analyst
7 8 (15.38%) IT Analyst
7 8 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
7 8 (15.38%) Service Analyst
7 8 (15.38%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Network Support
8 3 (5.77%) Network Support Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 8 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 8 (15.38%) Mobile Computing
3 5 (9.62%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.77%) Handset
5 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.85%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (51.92%) Windows
2 19 (36.54%) Windows 7
3 8 (15.38%) Android
3 8 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 8 (15.38%) Windows 8
3 8 (15.38%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 13 (25.00%) ITIL
2 11 (21.15%) Analytics
3 9 (17.31%) BPR
3 9 (17.31%) ERP
3 9 (17.31%) Process Improvement
3 9 (17.31%) Use Case
4 8 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (7.69%) Change Management
5 4 (7.69%) Coaching
5 4 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (7.69%) Time Management
5 4 (7.69%) Validation
6 3 (5.77%) Migration
7 2 (3.85%) Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (1.92%) Business Development
8 1 (1.92%) Customer Insight
8 1 (1.92%) Operations Research
8 1 (1.92%) Predictive Modelling
8 1 (1.92%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) C++
2 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Degree
2 6 (11.54%) MCSA
2 6 (11.54%) MCSE
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) GxP
1 4 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) Basel II
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 26 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 40 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 22 (42.31%) Cisco
3 18 (34.62%) Citrix
4 9 (17.31%) Cognos
5 4 (7.69%) SAP
6 3 (5.77%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.92%) Google