The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
French Language
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - 84 90
Permanent jobs citing French Language 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the General category - 0.34% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £21,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.85%  

French Language is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 195 298 328
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 30.23% 37.16% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 142 233 271
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing French Language as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for French Language in Bedfordshire

French Language
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for French Language in Bedfordshire