The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 245 300
Rank change year-on-year +45 +55  
Permanent jobs citing French Language 32 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.62% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the General category 1.14% 0.57% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 14
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £79,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% -9.33%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2819 4185 5999
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 54.98% 58.61% 57.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2583 3757 4982
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,500 £85,000 £86,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

French Language
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for French Language in the City of London

French Language
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing French Language in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for French Language in the City of London

French Language
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for French Language.

1 22 (46.81%) Finance
2 20 (42.55%) Degree
3 17 (36.17%) Unix
4 13 (27.66%) SQL
5 12 (25.53%) Project Management
5 12 (25.53%) German Language
6 10 (21.28%) Spanish Language
6 10 (21.28%) Validation
6 10 (21.28%) Linux
7 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (19.15%) Derivative
8 8 (17.02%) KDB
8 8 (17.02%) Shell Script
8 8 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (17.02%) Test Strategy
8 8 (17.02%) Kdb+
9 7 (14.89%) QA
9 7 (14.89%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (12.77%) Banking
10 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
10 6 (12.77%) Product Management
11 5 (10.64%) Analytics
11 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
11 5 (10.64%) CRM
11 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
11 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
11 5 (10.64%) MS Project
11 5 (10.64%) Marketing
11 5 (10.64%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (8.51%) Electronic Trading

French Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) Apache
2 1 (2.13%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) JBoss
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Project
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.13%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.13%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
1 1 (2.13%) FTP
1 1 (2.13%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) KDB
1 8 (17.02%) Kdb+
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (46.81%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) German Language
3 10 (21.28%) Spanish Language
4 6 (12.77%) Banking
5 5 (10.64%) Marketing
6 3 (6.38%) Billing
6 3 (6.38%) Front Office
6 3 (6.38%) Investment Banking
7 2 (4.26%) Brand Awareness
7 2 (4.26%) Games
8 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
8 1 (2.13%) Italian Language
8 1 (2.13%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) Developer
3 8 (17.02%) KDB Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Software Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.51%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Customer Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Customer Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Graduate
7 2 (4.26%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Presales Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Product Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Product Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (4.26%) HTML
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) CSS
3 1 (2.13%) DHTML
3 1 (2.13%) REST
3 1 (2.13%) Spring
3 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Derivative
2 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.38%) Fixed Income
3 3 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) Online Games
5 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.13%) Equities
5 1 (2.13%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.13%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.13%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
5 1 (2.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Unix
2 10 (21.28%) Linux
3 8 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.51%) Windows
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Project Management
2 10 (21.28%) Validation
3 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.02%) Test Strategy
5 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
5 6 (12.77%) Product Management
6 5 (10.64%) Analytics
6 5 (10.64%) CRM
7 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.51%) Electronic Trading
8 3 (6.38%) Presales
8 3 (6.38%) Scrum
8 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.26%) Client Onboarding
9 2 (4.26%) Coaching
9 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (4.26%) Integrated Marketing
9 2 (4.26%) Integrated Marketing Communications
9 2 (4.26%) Marketing Automation
9 2 (4.26%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) SQL
2 8 (17.02%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.51%) Java
4 2 (4.26%) C++
4 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.26%) Perl
4 2 (4.26%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.13%) R
5 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (42.55%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) CCNA
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) COBIT
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.13%) EMIR
2 1 (2.13%) MiFID
2 1 (2.13%) PMO
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
2 4 (8.51%) SAP
3 3 (6.38%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (4.26%) Mitel
4 2 (4.26%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) Remedy
5 1 (2.13%) Sybase
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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