Period
to 17 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited French Language over the 6 months to 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
UK > England
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 686 642 707
Rank change year-on-year -44 +65 -60
Permanent jobs citing French Language 319 504 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the General category 0.69% 0.88% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 235 409 372
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,600 £28,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

All General Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 45,984 57,448 71,799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.34% 41.35% 43.81%
Number of salaries quoted 35,200 44,071 55,952
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing French Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for French Language in England

French Language
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for French Language in England

French Language
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing French Language in England over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Salary histogram for French Language in England

French Language
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the England region over the 6 months to 17 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -56 200 £55,000 +4.76% 28
South East +47 67 £35,000 +1.45% 17
East of England +58 24 £47,500 +58.33% 6
Midlands +33 19 £28,500 -17.99% 7
East Midlands +31 9 £27,500 -34.52% 2
West Midlands +23 8 £40,000 +45.45% 5
North of England +25 6 £31,250 +17.92% 14
North West +10 6 £31,250 +17.92% 9
French Language
UK

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, IT jobs citing French Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for French Language.

1 156 (48.90%) German Language
2 128 (40.13%) Degree
3 100 (31.35%) Spanish Language
4 86 (26.96%) Computer Science
5 80 (25.08%) Italian Language
6 63 (19.75%) SQL
7 62 (19.44%) Microsoft
8 60 (18.81%) Windows
9 58 (18.18%) Finance
10 55 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
11 48 (15.05%) Oracle
12 46 (14.42%) SQL Server
12 46 (14.42%) Self-Motivation
13 45 (14.11%) Banking
14 44 (13.79%) SaaS
15 40 (12.54%) Dutch Language
16 37 (11.60%) Project Management
17 33 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
18 31 (9.72%) Active Directory
18 31 (9.72%) Java
19 30 (9.40%) SAP
20 29 (9.09%) Asset Management
20 29 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
21 28 (8.78%) Microsoft Office
21 28 (8.78%) WAN
22 27 (8.46%) C#
22 27 (8.46%) ITIL
22 27 (8.46%) Linux
22 27 (8.46%) Marketing
23 26 (8.15%) Wealth Management

French Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 17 (5.33%) Apache
1 17 (5.33%) Tomcat
2 10 (3.13%) Confluence
3 8 (2.51%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.19%) IIS
4 7 (2.19%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.94%) CMS
7 2 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 28 (8.78%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.19%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (1.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (5.96%) thinkFolio
2 15 (4.70%) SAP S/4HANA
2 15 (4.70%) SAP SD
3 14 (4.39%) SAP MM
4 5 (1.57%) SAP ERP
5 4 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (1.25%) Sage X3
5 4 (1.25%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.94%) SAP HCM
6 3 (0.94%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (0.63%) Front Arena
7 2 (0.63%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.31%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.31%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 44 (13.79%) SaaS
2 11 (3.45%) AWS
2 11 (3.45%) Office 365
3 8 (2.51%) Azure
4 6 (1.88%) IaaS
4 6 (1.88%) PaaS
5 5 (1.57%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (1.25%) GCP
6 4 (1.25%) IBM Cloud
6 4 (1.25%) SoftLayer
7 3 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.63%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.31%) Datadog
9 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle CX
9 1 (0.31%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.78%) WAN
2 18 (5.64%) Firewall
3 17 (5.33%) BGP
3 17 (5.33%) DNS
3 17 (5.33%) MPLS
3 17 (5.33%) OSPF
4 16 (5.02%) DHCP
4 16 (5.02%) LAN
5 14 (4.39%) TCP/IP
6 12 (3.76%) IPsec
6 12 (3.76%) VoIP
7 9 (2.82%) Wireless
8 8 (2.51%) IP Telephony
8 8 (2.51%) Remote Desktop
8 8 (2.51%) SDH
9 6 (1.88%) VPN
10 5 (1.57%) EIGRP
11 4 (1.25%) Ethernet
11 4 (1.25%) Internet
11 4 (1.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.02%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.88%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.57%) MySQL
5 4 (1.25%) Big Data
5 4 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.63%) Power BI
7 2 (0.63%) QlikView
8 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2017
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 23 (7.21%) JIRA
2 13 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.19%) Subversion
4 6 (1.88%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.57%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (1.25%) Maven
7 3 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.94%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.31%) AppScan
8 1 (0.31%) GitLab
General
1 156 (48.90%) German Language
2 100 (31.35%) Spanish Language
3 80 (25.08%) Italian Language
4 58 (18.18%) Finance
5 45 (14.11%) Banking
6 40 (12.54%) Dutch Language
7 27 (8.46%) Marketing
8 20 (6.27%) Telecoms
9 19 (5.96%) Front Office
10 18 (5.64%) Private Banking
11 17 (5.33%) Investment Banking
12 15 (4.70%) Portuguese Language
13 13 (4.08%) Polish Language
14 10 (3.13%) Games
14 10 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (2.82%) Swedish Language
16 8 (2.51%) Advertising
16 8 (2.51%) Retail
17 5 (1.57%) Manufacturing
18 4 (1.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 59 (18.50%) Consultant
2 51 (15.99%) Analyst
3 42 (13.17%) Support Engineer
4 21 (6.58%) Applications Support
4 21 (6.58%) Support Analyst
4 21 (6.58%) Technical Support
5 19 (5.96%) Graduate
6 18 (5.64%) Applications Engineer
6 18 (5.64%) SAP Consultant
7 17 (5.33%) Applications Support Engineer
7 17 (5.33%) Service Analyst
8 16 (5.02%) IT Analyst
9 15 (4.70%) Developer
10 14 (4.39%) Business Analyst
10 14 (4.39%) SAP MM Consultant
10 14 (4.39%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
10 14 (4.39%) SAP SD Consultant
10 14 (4.39%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
11 13 (4.08%) IT Support
12 12 (3.76%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.33%) FIX Protocol
2 13 (4.08%) XML
3 8 (2.51%) HTML
4 7 (2.19%) .NET
5 5 (1.57%) J2EE
5 5 (1.57%) Node.js
6 4 (1.25%) JPA
6 4 (1.25%) REST
6 4 (1.25%) RESTful
6 4 (1.25%) Spring
7 3 (0.94%) CSS
7 3 (0.94%) Middleware
8 2 (0.63%) HTML5
8 2 (0.63%) MDX
8 2 (0.63%) Sass
8 2 (0.63%) STL
9 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.31%) Java EE
9 1 (0.31%) JNI
9 1 (0.31%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.42%) Self-Motivation
2 33 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (7.21%) Derivative
4 21 (6.58%) Fixed Income
4 21 (6.58%) Hedge funds
5 20 (6.27%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (6.27%) Equities
5 20 (6.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (4.08%) Driving Licence
7 9 (2.82%) Life Science
7 9 (2.82%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (2.82%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.51%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.51%) Robotics
9 5 (1.57%) Blog
9 5 (1.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.25%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.25%) PKI
10 4 (1.25%) RIA
10 4 (1.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 60 (18.81%) Windows
2 27 (8.46%) Linux
3 21 (6.58%) Windows 10
4 17 (5.33%) Windows 7
4 17 (5.33%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.82%) Android
5 9 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.82%) Unix
6 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (26.96%) Computer Science
2 55 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
3 37 (11.60%) Project Management
4 29 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 27 (8.46%) ITIL
6 26 (8.15%) Wealth Management
7 23 (7.21%) Time Management
8 22 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (6.27%) Investment Management
9 20 (6.27%) Mathematics
10 19 (5.96%) Product Management
11 18 (5.64%) Fintech
11 18 (5.64%) Presales
12 16 (5.02%) Customer Requirements
13 15 (4.70%) Business Analysis
13 15 (4.70%) Physics
14 14 (4.39%) Information Security
15 13 (4.08%) Change Management
15 13 (4.08%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 63 (19.75%) SQL
2 31 (9.72%) Java
3 27 (8.46%) C#
4 25 (7.84%) Perl
5 22 (6.90%) Python
6 20 (6.27%) C++
7 18 (5.64%) Bash Shell
8 17 (5.33%) Bourne shell
8 17 (5.33%) Korn
8 17 (5.33%) Ruby
9 7 (2.19%) JavaScript
10 5 (1.57%) Apex Code
11 3 (0.94%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.94%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.63%) ES6
12 2 (0.63%) Java 8
13 1 (0.31%) C
13 1 (0.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 128 (40.13%) Degree
2 25 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (6.58%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (5.02%) CCNA
5 13 (4.08%) CCNP
6 9 (2.82%) Master's Degree
7 8 (2.51%) CCIE
7 8 (2.51%) PMI Certification
8 7 (2.19%) MCP
8 7 (2.19%) PMP
9 6 (1.88%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (1.25%) CCIP
10 4 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.94%) CCSA
11 3 (0.94%) CISSP
12 2 (0.63%) MCSE
12 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.63%) SSCP
13 1 (0.31%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.76%) QA
2 5 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (1.57%) PMO
3 4 (1.25%) GDPR
3 4 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.94%) SLA
5 2 (0.63%) GAAP
5 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.31%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.31%) MiFID
6 1 (0.31%) SEPA
System Software
1 31 (9.72%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.19%) Docker
4 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.31%) Firmware
5 1 (0.31%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.31%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (3.13%) SCCM
2 6 (1.88%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.94%) Puppet
4 2 (0.63%) Ansible
4 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.63%) Terraform
4 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.31%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.31%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.31%) Nagios
5 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 62 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 48 (15.05%) Oracle
3 30 (9.40%) SAP
4 24 (7.52%) Cisco
4 24 (7.52%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (5.96%) Bloomberg
6 18 (5.64%) Reuters
7 17 (5.33%) Eze Software Group
7 17 (5.33%) FXall
7 17 (5.33%) ION Trading
7 17 (5.33%) MarketAxess
7 17 (5.33%) Tradeweb
8 12 (3.76%) VMware
9 9 (2.82%) Avaloq
9 9 (2.82%) Citrix
10 8 (2.51%) Fortinet
11 7 (2.19%) Snow
12 6 (1.88%) IBM
13 5 (1.57%) WorldPay
14 4 (1.25%) Juniper