Period
to 18 January 2022

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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 674 614 660
Rank change year-on-year -60 +46 -11
Permanent jobs citing French Language 332 138 377
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the General category 0.51% 0.48% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 125 102 266
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,500 £26,875
25th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £35,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.96% +6.32% +5.56%
75th Percentile £77,500 £69,688 £65,938
90th Percentile £90,000 £109,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.84% +7.37% +5.56%

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 65,104 28,790 64,124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 58.99% 51.43% 55.27%
Number of salaries quoted 41,170 23,104 49,790
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,750 £29,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,654
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £53,931
% change year-on-year +7.27% +1.98% +2.73%

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 18 January 2022.

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 January 2022. 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 -140 158 £40,000 -33.33% 27
South East -69 78 £55,000 +69.23% 14
North of England -67 63 £35,000 -9.68% 5
North West -34 59 £25,000 -35.48% 2
East of England -93 11 £64,750 +23.33% 6
Midlands -98 10 £55,000 +46.67% 6
South West -56 6 £26,500 -59.23% 4
West Midlands -64 6 £55,000 +92.98% 1
East Midlands -59 4 £30,000 -29.41% 5
Yorkshire - 4 £35,000 - 3
French Language
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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.

1 151 (45.48%) German Language
2 139 (41.87%) Degree
3 135 (40.66%) Social Skills
4 125 (37.65%) Spanish Language
5 116 (34.94%) SQL
6 100 (30.12%) Computer Science
7 91 (27.41%) Italian Language
8 72 (21.69%) Microsoft
9 59 (17.77%) Agile Software Development
9 59 (17.77%) Analytical Skills
9 59 (17.77%) Problem-Solving
10 56 (16.87%) Computer Science Degree
11 49 (14.76%) Manufacturing
12 48 (14.46%) Finance
13 47 (14.16%) Project Management
14 46 (13.86%) SAP
15 44 (13.25%) Life Science
16 43 (12.95%) SaaS
17 39 (11.75%) .NET
18 38 (11.45%) Windows
18 38 (11.45%) ERP
19 37 (11.14%) Analytics
20 36 (10.84%) AngularJS
20 36 (10.84%) CRM
20 36 (10.84%) Active Directory
20 36 (10.84%) Validation
21 35 (10.54%) Salesforce.com
21 35 (10.54%) Veeva
22 34 (10.24%) Microsoft Office
22 34 (10.24%) CSS

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 (7.83%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.42%) Documentum
3 10 (3.01%) IIS
4 4 (1.20%) SAS
5 3 (0.90%) Confluence
5 3 (0.90%) WordPress
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (10.24%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (6.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (5.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.51%) SOLIDWORKS
5 4 (1.20%) SPSS
6 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.30%) MadCap Flare
Business Applications
1 18 (5.42%) TrackWise
2 8 (2.41%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (1.20%) Loan IQ
4 2 (0.60%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.60%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 1 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.30%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.30%) PlanetPress Connect
5 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.30%) SAP FI-AA
5 1 (0.30%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 43 (12.95%) SaaS
2 35 (10.54%) Veeva
3 17 (5.12%) AWS
4 12 (3.61%) Azure
5 10 (3.01%) Google Ads
5 10 (3.01%) Google Analytics
6 6 (1.81%) Microsoft 365
6 6 (1.81%) Power Platform
7 3 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.90%) ClickUp
7 3 (0.90%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.90%) Serverless
8 2 (0.60%) Akamai
8 2 (0.60%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.30%) GCP
9 1 (0.30%) IaaS
9 1 (0.30%) PaaS
9 1 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.73%) HTTP
2 26 (7.83%) SD-WAN
2 26 (7.83%) WAN
3 16 (4.82%) BGP
3 16 (4.82%) IP Telephony
3 16 (4.82%) IPsec
3 16 (4.82%) MPLS
3 16 (4.82%) OSPF
4 14 (4.22%) VPN
5 13 (3.92%) Firewall
6 11 (3.31%) LAN
7 10 (3.01%) VoIP
7 10 (3.01%) WLAN
8 7 (2.11%) Ethernet
8 7 (2.11%) Modbus
8 7 (2.11%) RS-422
9 5 (1.51%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (1.20%) Intranet
11 2 (0.60%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.42%) GIS
1 18 (5.42%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (5.12%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (3.01%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (3.01%) SQL Server 2017
4 6 (1.81%) Power BI
5 5 (1.51%) Tableau
6 4 (1.20%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.90%) MySQL
8 2 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.60%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.60%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.30%) Big Data
9 1 (0.30%) QlikView
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (5.42%) RStudio
2 4 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.90%) IntelliJ
3 3 (0.90%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.90%) JIRA
3 3 (0.90%) Maven
4 2 (0.60%) Fiddler
4 2 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 151 (45.48%) German Language
2 135 (40.66%) Social Skills
3 125 (37.65%) Spanish Language
4 91 (27.41%) Italian Language
5 59 (17.77%) Analytical Skills
6 49 (14.76%) Manufacturing
7 48 (14.46%) Finance
8 31 (9.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 29 (8.73%) Marketing
10 24 (7.23%) Telecoms
11 22 (6.63%) Portuguese Language
12 18 (5.42%) Influencing Skills
12 18 (5.42%) Publishing
13 16 (4.82%) Presentation Skills
14 13 (3.92%) Retail
15 12 (3.61%) Organisational Skills
16 11 (3.31%) Legal
17 10 (3.01%) Multimedia
18 8 (2.41%) Mandarin Language
19 7 (2.11%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 50 (15.06%) Consultant
2 49 (14.76%) Analyst
3 46 (13.86%) Developer
4 39 (11.75%) Applications Developer
5 32 (9.64%) Implementation Consultant
6 29 (8.73%) Web Applications Developer
6 29 (8.73%) Web Developer
7 20 (6.02%) Senior Consultant
8 18 (5.42%) GIS Analyst
9 17 (5.12%) Senior Implementation Consultant
10 16 (4.82%) Applications Support
11 13 (3.92%) Project Leader
11 13 (3.92%) Software Project Leader
11 13 (3.92%) Test Leader
11 13 (3.92%) Test Project Leader
12 11 (3.31%) IT Support
12 11 (3.31%) Network Engineer
12 11 (3.31%) Service Analyst
13 10 (3.01%) .NET Developer
13 10 (3.01%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (11.75%) .NET
2 36 (10.84%) AngularJS
3 34 (10.24%) CSS
4 29 (8.73%) Ajax
4 29 (8.73%) jQuery
4 29 (8.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 18 (5.42%) PostGIS
6 15 (4.52%) Web Services
7 13 (3.92%) Velocity
8 10 (3.01%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.51%) HTML
10 4 (1.20%) Django
10 4 (1.20%) Flask
10 4 (1.20%) HTML5
10 4 (1.20%) MDX
10 4 (1.20%) Vue.js
11 3 (0.90%) RESTful
11 3 (0.90%) SOAP
11 3 (0.90%) Spring Boot
11 3 (0.90%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 44 (13.25%) Life Science
2 27 (8.13%) Management Information System
3 21 (6.33%) Biotechnology
3 21 (6.33%) Pharmacovigilance
4 19 (5.72%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (3.01%) PKI
6 5 (1.51%) Driving Licence
7 3 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (0.90%) Tandem
8 2 (0.60%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (0.60%) CMDB
8 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.60%) Legacy Applications
8 2 (0.60%) User Experience
8 2 (0.60%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.30%) FMCG
9 1 (0.30%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.30%) Legacy Systems
9 1 (0.30%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.30%) Shadow IT
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.45%) Windows
2 13 (3.92%) Apple iOS
3 11 (3.31%) Windows Server 2016
4 9 (2.71%) Windows 10
5 8 (2.41%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (1.51%) Linux
6 5 (1.51%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.20%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.60%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.30%) Android
9 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (30.12%) Computer Science
2 59 (17.77%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (17.77%) Problem-Solving
3 47 (14.16%) Project Management
4 38 (11.45%) ERP
5 37 (11.14%) Analytics
6 36 (10.84%) CRM
6 36 (10.84%) Validation
7 33 (9.94%) Asset Management
8 31 (9.34%) Mentoring
9 29 (8.73%) PLM
9 29 (8.73%) Web Development
10 25 (7.53%) Coaching
11 23 (6.93%) Content Management
11 23 (6.93%) DevOps
11 23 (6.93%) Quantitative Research
11 23 (6.93%) Statistical Analysis
12 22 (6.63%) Mathematics
12 22 (6.63%) Presales
12 22 (6.63%) Qualitative Research
Programming Languages
1 116 (34.94%) SQL
2 33 (9.94%) JavaScript
3 31 (9.34%) Python
4 30 (9.04%) VB
5 29 (8.73%) Tcl
6 17 (5.12%) T-SQL
7 16 (4.82%) C
8 10 (3.01%) C#
9 7 (2.11%) C++
10 4 (1.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 4 (1.20%) Go
10 4 (1.20%) Java
10 4 (1.20%) R
10 4 (1.20%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.90%) Java 11
12 1 (0.30%) Delphi
12 1 (0.30%) Perl
12 1 (0.30%) PHP
12 1 (0.30%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 139 (41.87%) Degree
2 56 (16.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (5.12%) CCNA
3 17 (5.12%) CCNP
3 17 (5.12%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.71%) CCA
4 9 (2.71%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (2.71%) MCSA
4 9 (2.71%) MCSE
4 9 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.81%) CISA
5 6 (1.81%) CISM
5 6 (1.81%) CISSP
5 6 (1.81%) Master's Degree
5 6 (1.81%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.81%) PMP
6 5 (1.51%) MBA
7 4 (1.20%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (1.20%) SANS
8 3 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.93%) SLA
2 5 (1.51%) PMO
3 4 (1.20%) GDPR
3 4 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.30%) COBIT
5 1 (0.30%) GLBA
5 1 (0.30%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.30%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.30%) QA
5 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.30%) SOC 2
5 1 (0.30%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 36 (10.84%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.41%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (6.02%) SCCM
2 12 (3.61%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (2.71%) WSUS
4 5 (1.51%) QRadar
5 4 (1.20%) Kibana
Vendors
1 72 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 46 (13.86%) SAP
3 35 (10.54%) Salesforce.com
4 29 (8.73%) Google
5 27 (8.13%) Citrix
6 26 (7.83%) Oracle
7 25 (7.53%) OpenText
8 22 (6.63%) Cisco
9 20 (6.02%) Workday
10 13 (3.92%) Apple
11 12 (3.61%) ServiceNow
12 10 (3.01%) CA
12 10 (3.01%) Remedy
12 10 (3.01%) VMware
13 9 (2.71%) Veeam
14 7 (2.11%) DocuSign
14 7 (2.11%) Splunk
15 5 (1.51%) Avaya
15 5 (1.51%) Cognos
16 3 (0.90%) HP