Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
UK > England
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 700 632 648
Rank change year-on-year -68 +16 -73
Permanent jobs citing French Language 501 594 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the General category 0.73% 0.86% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 367 508 557
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +0.63%
10th Percentile £28,250 £23,425 £22,650
90th Percentile £81,250 £82,500 £68,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 68,982 69,283 88,266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.31% 42.04% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 53,828 56,277 72,175
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - -

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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 2018. 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 -6 287 £50,000 -4.76% 46
South East -20 145 £33,250 -12.50% 23
East of England -23 22 £42,000 +55.56% 12
South West +9 16 £26,000 +15.56% 7
North of England -17 15 £37,000 -1.33% 14
North West -34 10 £37,000 -1.33% 5
Midlands -17 9 £35,000 +27.27% 6
West Midlands -1 5 £24,250 +7.78% 1
East Midlands +14 4 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Yorkshire +12 3 £42,500 +6.25% 8
North East -26 2 £17,750 -11.25% 1
French Language
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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.

1 227 (45.31%) German Language
2 152 (30.34%) Finance
3 134 (26.75%) Degree
4 103 (20.56%) Windows
4 103 (20.56%) Spanish Language
5 93 (18.56%) Microsoft
6 91 (18.16%) Project Management
7 88 (17.56%) Linux
8 84 (16.77%) SQL
9 83 (16.57%) Banking
10 79 (15.77%) Oracle
11 73 (14.57%) Computer Science
12 71 (14.17%) Italian Language
13 68 (13.57%) Microsoft Office
14 62 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
15 53 (10.58%) Java
16 52 (10.38%) SQL Server
17 48 (9.58%) Unix
18 46 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
19 45 (8.98%) CRM
19 45 (8.98%) Presales
20 40 (7.98%) Financial Institution
21 39 (7.78%) Active Directory
22 38 (7.58%) ERP
23 37 (7.39%) ITIL
23 37 (7.39%) Relational Database
24 35 (6.99%) Cisco
25 33 (6.59%) Marketing
25 33 (6.59%) Time Management
26 32 (6.39%) SAP

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 26 (5.19%) WebSphere
2 14 (2.79%) WebLogic
3 13 (2.59%) Tomcat
4 12 (2.40%) MQSeries
5 9 (1.80%) Skype for Business
6 8 (1.60%) JBoss
7 7 (1.40%) Apache
7 7 (1.40%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.20%) IIS
9 5 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.80%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.40%) CMS
12 1 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 68 (13.57%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (4.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (3.59%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.60%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.20%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 15 (2.99%) SAP Business One
2 8 (1.60%) Unit4 Business World
3 5 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.80%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.20%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.20%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.20%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.20%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.20%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.20%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (3.39%) SaaS
3 15 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (2.79%) Office 365
5 7 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (0.80%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.60%) AdWords
9 2 (0.40%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.20%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.20%) Firebase
10 1 (0.20%) IaaS
10 1 (0.20%) PaaS
10 1 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.59%) Firewall
2 11 (2.20%) WebEx
3 10 (2.00%) Internet
3 10 (2.00%) Skype
4 9 (1.80%) MPLS
4 9 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.60%) DNS
5 8 (1.60%) WAN
6 6 (1.20%) DHCP
6 6 (1.20%) VPN
7 5 (1.00%) IPsec
7 5 (1.00%) LAN
7 5 (1.00%) Unified Communications
8 4 (0.80%) BGP
8 4 (0.80%) DSL
8 4 (0.80%) FTP
8 4 (0.80%) HTTP
8 4 (0.80%) IP Telephony
8 4 (0.80%) OSPF
8 4 (0.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (10.38%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.39%) Relational Database
3 15 (2.99%) Big Data
4 10 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (1.80%) Blockchain
5 9 (1.80%) DB2
6 8 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.60%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.40%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.20%) MySQL
8 6 (1.20%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.60%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.60%) SQLPlus
10 2 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.40%) QlikView
10 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.20%) Ant
2 9 (1.80%) JIRA
3 7 (1.40%) Eclipse
3 7 (1.40%) Eclipse RCP
4 5 (1.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.60%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.60%) Robot Framework
5 3 (0.60%) Toad
6 2 (0.40%) JSUnit
6 2 (0.40%) Selenium
6 2 (0.40%) Subversion
6 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.20%) CocoaPods
7 1 (0.20%) JUnit
7 1 (0.20%) Maven
7 1 (0.20%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.20%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.20%) Xcode
General
1 227 (45.31%) German Language
2 152 (30.34%) Finance
3 103 (20.56%) Spanish Language
4 83 (16.57%) Banking
5 71 (14.17%) Italian Language
6 40 (7.98%) Financial Institution
7 33 (6.59%) Marketing
8 31 (6.19%) Manufacturing
9 25 (4.99%) Portuguese Language
10 21 (4.19%) Telecoms
11 20 (3.99%) Front Office
12 16 (3.19%) Retail
13 15 (2.99%) Arabic Language
14 12 (2.40%) Billing
15 10 (2.00%) Dutch Language
15 10 (2.00%) Japanese Language
16 9 (1.80%) Polish Language
17 8 (1.60%) Advertising
18 7 (1.40%) Automotive
18 7 (1.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 108 (21.56%) Analyst
2 72 (14.37%) Consultant
3 50 (9.98%) Project Manager
4 45 (8.98%) Support Analyst
4 45 (8.98%) Technical Support
5 43 (8.58%) Support Engineer
6 28 (5.59%) Developer
7 25 (4.99%) IT Consultant
8 23 (4.59%) Security Analyst
9 22 (4.39%) Technical Analyst
10 21 (4.19%) Applications Support
11 20 (3.99%) Architect
11 20 (3.99%) Technical Support Analyst
12 18 (3.59%) Blue Coat Analyst
12 18 (3.59%) Firewall Analyst
13 17 (3.39%) Java Engineer
13 17 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
14 16 (3.19%) 3rd Line Support
14 16 (3.19%) Applications Support Analyst
14 16 (3.19%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.59%) J2EE
2 21 (4.19%) HTML
3 19 (3.79%) XML
4 13 (2.59%) .NET
4 13 (2.59%) Java EE
4 13 (2.59%) Node.js
5 11 (2.20%) CSS
5 11 (2.20%) JSP
6 10 (2.00%) EDI
7 9 (1.80%) FIX Protocol
8 8 (1.60%) AngularJS
8 8 (1.60%) Spring
8 8 (1.60%) Web Services
9 7 (1.40%) GWT
9 7 (1.40%) MyBatis
9 7 (1.40%) Struts
9 7 (1.40%) SWT
10 4 (0.80%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.80%) CSS3
10 4 (0.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 73 (14.57%) Computer Science
2 62 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.59%) Fintech
4 17 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (2.40%) Data Centre
8 10 (2.00%) Hedge funds
9 8 (1.60%) SWIFT
10 7 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.20%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.00%) PDA
12 5 (1.00%) User Experience
12 5 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.80%) Derivative
13 4 (0.80%) Digital Currency
13 4 (0.80%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.80%) EPoS
13 4 (0.80%) Equities
13 4 (0.80%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 103 (20.56%) Windows
2 88 (17.56%) Linux
3 48 (9.58%) Unix
4 23 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (3.79%) Solaris
5 19 (3.79%) Windows 2000
5 19 (3.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (3.59%) Windows Server
7 13 (2.59%) Apple iOS
7 13 (2.59%) Windows 7
8 12 (2.40%) AIX
9 11 (2.20%) Windows 10
10 10 (2.00%) Mac OS X
11 9 (1.80%) zOS
12 5 (1.00%) Android
13 1 (0.20%) CentOS
13 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.20%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (18.16%) Project Management
2 46 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (8.98%) CRM
3 45 (8.98%) Presales
4 38 (7.58%) ERP
5 37 (7.39%) ITIL
6 33 (6.59%) Time Management
7 30 (5.99%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (5.39%) Analytics
8 27 (5.39%) Software Engineering
9 26 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (4.39%) Change Control
11 21 (4.19%) Risk Management
11 21 (4.19%) Workflow
12 20 (3.99%) Change Management
13 18 (3.59%) Cybersecurity
13 18 (3.59%) Patch Management
13 18 (3.59%) Resource Allocation
13 18 (3.59%) Scrum
14 16 (3.19%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (16.77%) SQL
2 53 (10.58%) Java
3 30 (5.99%) JavaScript
4 14 (2.79%) Perl
5 12 (2.40%) PHP
6 10 (2.00%) C++
7 8 (1.60%) C#
7 8 (1.60%) Python
8 7 (1.40%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.20%) Ruby
10 5 (1.00%) Scala
11 4 (0.80%) C
11 4 (0.80%) VBA
12 3 (0.60%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.60%) Bourne shell
12 3 (0.60%) Go
12 3 (0.60%) Korn
12 3 (0.60%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.40%) ES6
13 2 (0.40%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 134 (26.75%) Degree
2 19 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (3.79%) Master's Degree
3 11 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.60%) CCNA
4 8 (1.60%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (1.40%) CISA
5 7 (1.40%) CISM
5 7 (1.40%) CISSP
5 7 (1.40%) CRISC
6 6 (1.20%) CCNP
7 4 (0.80%) CCIE
7 4 (0.80%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.80%) PMP
8 3 (0.60%) MOS
8 3 (0.60%) PhD
8 3 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.40%) MCTS
9 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.79%) SLA
2 25 (4.99%) QA
3 9 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.60%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.60%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (1.40%) SEPA
6 3 (0.60%) GDPR
6 3 (0.60%) PMO
7 1 (0.20%) ISO 15765
System Software
1 39 (7.78%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.00%) vSphere
4 4 (0.80%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.60%) Docker
6 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.20%) XenApp
7 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (1.60%) Tivoli
1 8 (1.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (1.00%) SCCM
3 4 (0.80%) AirWatch
3 4 (0.80%) XenMobile
4 3 (0.60%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.40%) Ansible
5 2 (0.40%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.40%) QRadar
5 2 (0.40%) Terraform
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.20%) PowerCLI
6 1 (0.20%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.20%) vMotion
Vendors
1 93 (18.56%) Microsoft
2 79 (15.77%) Oracle
3 35 (6.99%) Cisco
4 32 (6.39%) SAP
5 29 (5.79%) VMware
6 27 (5.39%) Citrix
7 24 (4.79%) Avaloq
8 21 (4.19%) CheckPoint
9 20 (3.99%) Palo Alto
10 19 (3.79%) Blue Coat
10 19 (3.79%) F5
10 19 (3.79%) Juniper
11 18 (3.59%) Crossbeam
11 18 (3.59%) Sourcefire
12 11 (2.20%) Apple
13 10 (2.00%) Intel
14 9 (1.80%) Bloomberg
14 9 (1.80%) IBM
14 9 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (1.40%) Freshdesk