Period
to 9 May 2021

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 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
UK > England
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 652 713 708
Rank change year-on-year +61 -5 +2
Permanent jobs citing French Language 202 208 385
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the General category 0.48% 0.41% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 115 149 305
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,350
25th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - -14.29% +14.13%
75th Percentile £57,250 £60,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,250 £93,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% -16.19% +14.13%

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 42,003 50,581 76,257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 53.62% 54.80% 56.57%
Number of salaries quoted 30,863 39,420 58,365
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for French Language in England

French Language
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing French Language in England.

Salary trend for French Language in England

French Language
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing French Language in England over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

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 9 May 2021. 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 +50 95 £42,500 -5.56% 19
South East +39 47 £37,750 -15.17% 4
East of England +35 27 £52,500 +10.53% 2
North of England +16 15 £35,000 +27.27% 2
North West +35 9 £26,500 -15.20% 1
South West - 9 £42,500 - 7
Yorkshire 0 6 £35,000 +59.09% 1
Midlands -4 3 £25,000 +6.38% 4
East Midlands +13 2 £23,250 -32.12% 4
West Midlands -3 1 £55,000 +134.04%
French Language
UK

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, 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.

1 104 (51.49%) German Language
2 87 (43.07%) Spanish Language
3 85 (42.08%) Social Skills
4 67 (33.17%) Degree
5 61 (30.20%) Italian Language
6 53 (26.24%) Microsoft
7 46 (22.77%) Finance
8 44 (21.78%) Project Management
9 39 (19.31%) Computer Science
10 37 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (17.33%) SQL
12 34 (16.83%) Marketing
13 32 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
14 29 (14.36%) Problem-Solving
15 28 (13.86%) Windows
16 26 (12.87%) Oracle
16 26 (12.87%) SaaS
17 25 (12.38%) ERP
18 24 (11.88%) Asset Management
19 22 (10.89%) Mentoring
19 22 (10.89%) DevOps
20 21 (10.40%) SharePoint
20 21 (10.40%) Self-Motivation
21 20 (9.90%) SQL Server
22 19 (9.41%) SAP
22 19 (9.41%) B2B
22 19 (9.41%) Google
22 19 (9.41%) Azure
23 18 (8.91%) Cisco
23 18 (8.91%) ITIL

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 21 (10.40%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.96%) IIS
3 3 (1.49%) SAS
4 1 (0.50%) Apache
4 1 (0.50%) Confluence
4 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (4.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.98%) Figma
4 4 (1.98%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (5.45%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (4.46%) HFM
2 9 (4.46%) Hyperion Planning
3 5 (2.48%) SAP EWM
3 5 (2.48%) SAP WM
4 3 (1.49%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.99%) StreamServe
6 1 (0.50%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.50%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle iSupplier
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.50%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.87%) SaaS
2 19 (9.41%) Azure
3 17 (8.42%) Microsoft 365
4 7 (3.47%) AWS
5 6 (2.97%) Google Analytics
6 5 (2.48%) iPaaS
7 4 (1.98%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.49%) OneDrive
8 3 (1.49%) Serverless
9 2 (0.99%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.99%) PaaS
10 1 (0.50%) AdWords
10 1 (0.50%) Akamai
10 1 (0.50%) GCP
10 1 (0.50%) GitHub
10 1 (0.50%) IaaS
10 1 (0.50%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.50%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.96%) Ethernet
1 8 (3.96%) Modbus
1 8 (3.96%) RS-422
2 6 (2.97%) Internet
2 6 (2.97%) Intranet
3 5 (2.48%) Wireshark
4 4 (1.98%) DNS
5 3 (1.49%) VLAN
6 2 (0.99%) DHCP
6 2 (0.99%) Firewall
6 2 (0.99%) MQTT
6 2 (0.99%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.50%) 4G
7 1 (0.50%) ADSL
7 1 (0.50%) Broadband
7 1 (0.50%) LAN
7 1 (0.50%) SAN
7 1 (0.50%) VPN
7 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (4.95%) Big Data
4 9 (4.46%) Essbase
5 8 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (3.96%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (3.96%) SQL Server 2017
6 6 (2.97%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.98%) Power BI
8 4 (1.98%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.99%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.99%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.50%) Looker
10 1 (0.50%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 10 (4.95%) JIRA
2 5 (2.48%) Fiddler
2 5 (2.48%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.98%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.99%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.99%) Gradle
5 2 (0.99%) Maven
5 2 (0.99%) Postman
5 2 (0.99%) Protractor
General
1 104 (51.49%) German Language
2 87 (43.07%) Spanish Language
3 85 (42.08%) Social Skills
4 61 (30.20%) Italian Language
5 46 (22.77%) Finance
6 34 (16.83%) Marketing
7 32 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (8.42%) Manufacturing
9 16 (7.92%) Law
10 12 (5.94%) Presentation Skills
11 10 (4.95%) Dutch Language
12 7 (3.47%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (2.97%) Advertising
13 6 (2.97%) Legal
14 5 (2.48%) Arabic Language
14 5 (2.48%) Multimedia
15 4 (1.98%) Banking
15 4 (1.98%) Retail
16 3 (1.49%) Games
17 2 (0.99%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 36 (17.82%) Analyst
2 28 (13.86%) Consultant
3 19 (9.41%) Support Analyst
4 15 (7.43%) Developer
5 14 (6.93%) Graduate
6 12 (5.94%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 11 (5.45%) Senior Consultant
7 11 (5.45%) Technical Support
8 10 (4.95%) Software Asset Manager
8 10 (4.95%) Software Manager
8 10 (4.95%) Software Test Engineer
8 10 (4.95%) Test Engineer
9 9 (4.46%) Applications Support
9 9 (4.46%) Hyperion Consultant
9 9 (4.46%) Principal Consultant
9 9 (4.46%) Senior Hyperion Consultant
9 9 (4.46%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (3.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.43%) AngularJS
1 15 (7.43%) React
2 14 (6.93%) Node.js
3 9 (4.46%) CSS
3 9 (4.46%) HTML
3 9 (4.46%) REST
4 8 (3.96%) .NET
4 8 (3.96%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.97%) CSS3
5 6 (2.97%) HTML5
6 4 (1.98%) React Native
7 3 (1.49%) jQuery
7 3 (1.49%) JSON
7 3 (1.49%) Web Services
8 2 (0.99%) Ajax
8 2 (0.99%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.99%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.99%) Java EE
8 2 (0.99%) Middleware
8 2 (0.99%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.40%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (7.43%) User Experience
3 8 (3.96%) Client/Server
3 8 (3.96%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.47%) FMCG
5 6 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.97%) Social Media
6 5 (2.48%) e-Learning
6 5 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.48%) Life Science
6 5 (2.48%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.49%) Biotechnology
7 3 (1.49%) Marketing Technology
8 2 (0.99%) Blog
8 2 (0.99%) CMDB
8 2 (0.99%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.99%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.99%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.86%) Windows
2 9 (4.46%) Linux
2 9 (4.46%) Windows Server 2016
3 5 (2.48%) Android
3 5 (2.48%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.48%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.99%) Mac OS
4 2 (0.99%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (21.78%) Project Management
2 39 (19.31%) Computer Science
3 37 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (14.36%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (12.38%) ERP
6 24 (11.88%) Asset Management
7 22 (10.89%) DevOps
7 22 (10.89%) Mentoring
8 19 (9.41%) B2B
9 18 (8.91%) ITIL
10 17 (8.42%) Analytics
10 17 (8.42%) Artificial Intelligence
11 15 (7.43%) Mathematics
12 14 (6.93%) CRM
12 14 (6.93%) Scrum
12 14 (6.93%) Validation
13 13 (6.44%) Data Science
13 13 (6.44%) E-Commerce
14 12 (5.94%) Emotional Intelligence
15 11 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (17.33%) SQL
2 17 (8.42%) JavaScript
3 9 (4.46%) C
4 8 (3.96%) C#
4 8 (3.96%) C++
4 8 (3.96%) T-SQL
5 7 (3.47%) Python
6 4 (1.98%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.98%) Java
7 2 (0.99%) Go
Qualifications
1 67 (33.17%) Degree
2 16 (7.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (6.93%) PMP
4 13 (6.44%) PMI Certification
5 12 (5.94%) Master's Degree
6 10 (4.95%) MCP
7 9 (4.46%) ACCA
7 9 (4.46%) CIMA
8 5 (2.48%) PhD
9 3 (1.49%) CISA
9 3 (1.49%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (1.49%) JNCIS
10 2 (0.99%) CCNA
10 2 (0.99%) CCNP
10 2 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.99%) CISM
10 2 (0.99%) CISSP
10 2 (0.99%) SANS
10 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.50%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.49%) CDISC
2 2 (0.99%) GDPR
2 2 (0.99%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.50%) PMO
3 1 (0.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) Solvency II
System Software
1 17 (8.42%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.99%) Kibana
2 2 (0.99%) QRadar
2 2 (0.99%) SCCM
2 2 (0.99%) Terraform
3 1 (0.50%) Ansible
3 1 (0.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 53 (26.24%) Microsoft
2 26 (12.87%) Oracle
3 19 (9.41%) Google
3 19 (9.41%) SAP
4 18 (8.91%) Cisco
5 11 (5.45%) VMware
6 10 (4.95%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (4.95%) Snow
7 9 (4.46%) Hyperion
8 8 (3.96%) IFS
8 8 (3.96%) Instagram
9 7 (3.47%) Splunk
10 5 (2.48%) Dynatrace
10 5 (2.48%) Facebook
10 5 (2.48%) YouTube
11 4 (1.98%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.49%) Adobe
12 3 (1.49%) Juniper
13 2 (0.99%) Optimizely
14 1 (0.50%) Sun