Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 630 699 611
Rank change year-on-year +69 -88 +64
Permanent jobs citing French Language 549 509 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.31% 0.41%
As % of the General category 0.87% 0.70% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 445 383 609
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%

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 63,256 72,664 77,869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.19% 44.31% 43.14%
Number of salaries quoted 49,079 53,064 64,408
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £88,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +80 341 £50,000 -4.76% 36
South East -13 126 £36,500 +4.29% 17
East of England +43 44 £32,500 -32.29% 7
North of England +15 18 £30,000 -29.41% 7
Midlands +8 16 £50,000 +88.68% 5
North West +5 14 £21,000 -40.00% 5
West Midlands +26 10 £42,500 +60.38% 2
East Midlands -4 6 £65,000 +44.44% 3
South West -13 5 £43,750 +68.27% 4
Yorkshire +20 4 £31,000 -27.06% 2
French Language
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 313 (57.01%) German Language
2 240 (43.72%) Degree
3 184 (33.52%) Spanish Language
4 162 (29.51%) Finance
5 154 (28.05%) Italian Language
6 153 (27.87%) SQL
7 131 (23.86%) Microsoft
8 129 (23.50%) Computer Science
9 107 (19.49%) Windows
10 103 (18.76%) Java
11 99 (18.03%) Banking
12 97 (17.67%) Project Management
13 93 (16.94%) Oracle
13 93 (16.94%) Problem-Solving
14 81 (14.75%) SQL Server
15 79 (14.39%) SaaS
16 78 (14.21%) Linux
17 77 (14.03%) Analytical Skills
18 74 (13.48%) Telecoms
19 72 (13.11%) Perl
20 65 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
21 61 (11.11%) Cisco
22 60 (10.93%) Python
23 59 (10.75%) Bash Shell
24 55 (10.02%) Microsoft Office
25 54 (9.84%) C#
26 53 (9.65%) C++
27 51 (9.29%) Citrix
28 50 (9.11%) CRM
28 50 (9.11%) Presales

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 42 (7.65%) Apache
1 42 (7.65%) Tomcat
2 17 (3.10%) MQSeries
2 17 (3.10%) WebSphere
3 14 (2.55%) JBoss
3 14 (2.55%) OpenStack
4 13 (2.37%) GlassFish
4 13 (2.37%) MS Exchange
4 13 (2.37%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.37%) WebLogic
5 12 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (0.91%) IIS
7 4 (0.73%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.73%) CMS
8 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.36%) SAS
10 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 55 (10.02%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (4.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) EViews
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 42 (7.65%) thinkFolio
2 15 (2.73%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (0.73%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.55%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.36%) Maximo
5 2 (0.36%) Relativity
5 2 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.18%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.18%) Magento
6 1 (0.18%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 79 (14.39%) SaaS
2 32 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (5.46%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (3.64%) Office 365
5 17 (3.10%) IaaS
6 14 (2.55%) PaaS
7 13 (2.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.73%) Datadog
10 4 (0.73%) Slack
11 2 (0.36%) Asana
12 1 (0.18%) AdWords
12 1 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.29%) Internet
1 40 (7.29%) MPLS
2 35 (6.38%) BGP
3 32 (5.83%) OSPF
3 32 (5.83%) TCP/IP
4 28 (5.10%) Firewall
4 28 (5.10%) VPN
5 23 (4.19%) WAN
6 21 (3.83%) Ethernet
7 20 (3.64%) DNS
8 19 (3.46%) IPsec
8 19 (3.46%) SAN
9 15 (2.73%) IP Telephony
10 14 (2.55%) EIGRP
10 14 (2.55%) SDH
10 14 (2.55%) WebEx
11 12 (2.19%) LAN
11 12 (2.19%) Reverse Proxy
12 9 (1.64%) Wireless
13 8 (1.46%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.37%) Relational Database
3 11 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (2.00%) NoSQL
4 9 (1.64%) Power BI
5 8 (1.46%) Big Data
6 6 (1.09%) Hadoop
6 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.91%) MySQL
8 4 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.55%) QlikView
9 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.18%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.18%) Lumira
11 1 (0.18%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (3.28%) JIRA
2 5 (0.91%) Ant
3 4 (0.73%) GitLab
3 4 (0.73%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.55%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.18%) JUnit
5 1 (0.18%) Maven
5 1 (0.18%) MSTest
5 1 (0.18%) Subversion
5 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 313 (57.01%) German Language
2 184 (33.52%) Spanish Language
3 162 (29.51%) Finance
4 154 (28.05%) Italian Language
5 99 (18.03%) Banking
6 74 (13.48%) Telecoms
7 45 (8.20%) Front Office
8 37 (6.74%) Investment Banking
9 33 (6.01%) Marketing
10 32 (5.83%) Portuguese Language
11 31 (5.65%) Dutch Language
12 25 (4.55%) Retail
12 25 (4.55%) Swedish Language
13 21 (3.83%) Arabic Language
14 16 (2.91%) Advertising
15 15 (2.73%) Russian Language
16 13 (2.37%) Manufacturing
17 11 (2.00%) Back Office
17 11 (2.00%) Publishing
18 7 (1.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 82 (14.94%) Analyst
2 69 (12.57%) Support Engineer
3 59 (10.75%) Consultant
4 51 (9.29%) Applications Support
4 51 (9.29%) Technical Support
5 46 (8.38%) Support Analyst
6 42 (7.65%) Applications Engineer
6 42 (7.65%) Applications Support Engineer
7 39 (7.10%) Architect
7 39 (7.10%) Project Manager
8 31 (5.65%) Technical Analyst
9 27 (4.92%) IT Support
9 27 (4.92%) Technical Support Analyst
10 23 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
11 19 (3.46%) Graduate
11 19 (3.46%) Technical Specialist
12 18 (3.28%) Business Analyst
12 18 (3.28%) Developer
12 18 (3.28%) Senior Support Engineer
13 16 (2.91%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (7.83%) FIX Protocol
2 34 (6.19%) Web Services
3 28 (5.10%) HTML
4 26 (4.74%) XML
5 17 (3.10%) Java EE
6 16 (2.91%) .NET
7 14 (2.55%) EJB
8 13 (2.37%) ActiveMQ
8 13 (2.37%) EJB 3.0
8 13 (2.37%) HornetQ
8 13 (2.37%) Java SE
8 13 (2.37%) JMS
8 13 (2.37%) WebSphere MQ
9 12 (2.19%) CSS
9 12 (2.19%) MDX
10 9 (1.64%) SOAP
11 8 (1.46%) J2EE
11 8 (1.46%) REST
12 6 (1.09%) LDAP
13 5 (0.91%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 129 (23.50%) Computer Science
2 77 (14.03%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (8.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 45 (8.20%) Hedge funds
4 43 (7.83%) Derivative
4 43 (7.83%) Equities
5 42 (7.65%) Fixed Income
6 40 (7.29%) Self-Motivation
7 26 (4.74%) Data Centre
8 17 (3.10%) Management Information System
9 16 (2.91%) Hybrid Cloud
10 14 (2.55%) Replication
11 12 (2.19%) Linux Command Line
12 11 (2.00%) Robotics
13 8 (1.46%) User Experience
14 7 (1.28%) Virtual Team
15 6 (1.09%) Blog
15 6 (1.09%) Social Media
16 5 (0.91%) Data Structures
16 5 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 107 (19.49%) Windows
2 78 (14.21%) Linux
3 35 (6.38%) Windows Server
4 33 (6.01%) Unix
5 19 (3.46%) Windows 10
6 13 (2.37%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.28%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.09%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.91%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.91%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.73%) AIX
10 4 (0.73%) Android
10 4 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.18%) Solaris
13 1 (0.18%) SUSE
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (17.67%) Project Management
2 93 (16.94%) Problem-Solving
3 65 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (9.11%) CRM
4 50 (9.11%) Presales
5 48 (8.74%) Asset Management
6 43 (7.83%) Wealth Management
7 41 (7.47%) Decision-Making
8 35 (6.38%) ERP
8 35 (6.38%) Investment Management
9 33 (6.01%) ITIL
10 31 (5.65%) Change Management
11 29 (5.28%) Scrum
12 28 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (4.92%) Analytics
13 27 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (4.74%) Workflow
15 24 (4.37%) Risk Management
16 23 (4.19%) Service Management
17 22 (4.01%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 153 (27.87%) SQL
2 103 (18.76%) Java
3 72 (13.11%) Perl
4 60 (10.93%) Python
5 59 (10.75%) Bash Shell
6 54 (9.84%) C#
7 53 (9.65%) C++
8 43 (7.83%) Ruby
9 42 (7.65%) Bourne shell
9 42 (7.65%) Korn
10 28 (5.10%) PowerShell
11 20 (3.64%) JavaScript
12 13 (2.37%) Shell Script
13 11 (2.00%) AWK
14 10 (1.82%) VBA
15 8 (1.46%) R
16 7 (1.28%) C
17 6 (1.09%) Scala
18 5 (0.91%) MATLAB
19 3 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 240 (43.72%) Degree
2 43 (7.83%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 30 (5.46%) CCNP
5 27 (4.92%) CCNA
6 23 (4.19%) Master's Degree
7 17 (3.10%) CCIE
8 14 (2.55%) CCIP
8 14 (2.55%) CISSP
9 10 (1.82%) AWS Certification
10 7 (1.28%) PMP
11 6 (1.09%) MCP
11 6 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (0.91%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.91%) Security Cleared
13 3 (0.55%) CCIE Data Center
13 3 (0.55%) CCIE Service Provider
13 3 (0.55%) EMC Certification
13 3 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.46%) QA
2 18 (3.28%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (1.09%) SLA
4 4 (0.73%) PMO
5 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.36%) SEPA
6 1 (0.18%) GDPR
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (8.56%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.55%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.19%) Docker
5 11 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.55%) XenApp
7 1 (0.18%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (2.37%) Puppet
2 7 (1.28%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.73%) Ansible
4 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.18%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.18%) Kibana
4 1 (0.18%) logstash
4 1 (0.18%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.18%) StatsD
4 1 (0.18%) vRealize
Vendors
1 131 (23.86%) Microsoft
2 93 (16.94%) Oracle
3 61 (11.11%) Cisco
4 51 (9.29%) Citrix
5 44 (8.01%) Bloomberg
6 43 (7.83%) Reuters
7 42 (7.65%) FXall
7 42 (7.65%) MarketAxess
7 42 (7.65%) Tradeweb
8 32 (5.83%) Salesforce.com
9 30 (5.46%) VMware
10 12 (2.19%) IBM
10 12 (2.19%) ION Trading
10 12 (2.19%) SAP
11 11 (2.00%) Eze Software Group
12 10 (1.82%) EMC
13 9 (1.64%) Google
14 7 (1.28%) Dell
14 7 (1.28%) Tableau
15 6 (1.09%) Sage