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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
French Language
Rank 215 207 184
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -23
Permanent jobs citing French Language 10 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the General category 0.48% 0.55% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 9
Average salary £22,500 £75,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-70.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
2072 1643 1672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.76% 32.44% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1342 1285
Average salary £43,596 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,225 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 -7 6 £35,000 -53.33%
Coventry 0 4 £22,500 +18.42%
French Language
England

French Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (45.00%) Spanish Language
1 9 (45.00%) Presales
2 8 (40.00%) CCNA
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 8 (40.00%) German Language
3 5 (25.00%) Squid
3 5 (25.00%) Internet
3 5 (25.00%) DHCP
3 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) Perl
3 5 (25.00%) PHP
3 5 (25.00%) Unix
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Apache
3 5 (25.00%) Python
3 5 (25.00%) Portuguese Language
3 5 (25.00%) Arabic Language
3 5 (25.00%) Open Source
4 4 (20.00%) Polycom
4 4 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (20.00%) Telepresence
4 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (15.00%) Operations Research

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) SAS
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SPSS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DHCP
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
1 5 (25.00%) Internet
2 4 (20.00%) Telepresence
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Big Data
General
1 9 (45.00%) Spanish Language
2 8 (40.00%) German Language
3 5 (25.00%) Arabic Language
3 5 (25.00%) Portuguese Language
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 3 (15.00%) Italian Language
5 3 (15.00%) Russian Language
5 3 (15.00%) Swedish Language
6 2 (10.00%) Banking
6 2 (10.00%) Retail
6 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
7 1 (5.00%) Advertising
7 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Graduate
1 5 (25.00%) Network Support
1 5 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Graduate Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Graduate Support Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Executive
4 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) Handset
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Physics
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Presales
2 5 (25.00%) Open Source
3 4 (20.00%) Analytics
3 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) OOP
4 3 (15.00%) Operations Research
4 3 (15.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Quantitative Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Display Advertising
6 1 (5.00%) ITSM
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Pay per click
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (25.00%) Perl
1 5 (25.00%) PHP
1 5 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (15.00%) C++
2 3 (15.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) CCNA
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) PhD
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Basel II
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Squid
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) Polycom
3 1 (5.00%) Apple
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Nokia
3 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow