Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 628 709 637
Rank change year-on-year +81 -72 +26
Permanent jobs citing French Language 539 520 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the General category 0.91% 0.71% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 429 377 554
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +7.01% -1.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,325
90th Percentile £80,250 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% +6.49% -3.75%

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 59,055 73,463 74,608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.18% 44.01% 42.66%
Number of salaries quoted 45,646 54,528 61,216
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £29,118
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +95 349 £52,500 +5.00% 36
South East -54 103 £35,000 - 6
East of England +48 43 £30,000 -37.50% 7
North of England +33 28 £24,250 -42.94% 3
North West +18 17 £21,000 - 2
Midlands +22 15 £42,500 +38.21% 2
Yorkshire +30 10 £30,000 -29.41%
West Midlands +37 8 £26,250 -0.94% 2
East Midlands +28 7 £65,000 +44.44%
South West +9 4 £43,750 +52.17% 6
North East - 1 £40,000 - 1
French Language
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 288 (53.43%) German Language
2 240 (44.53%) Degree
3 195 (36.18%) Spanish Language
4 152 (28.20%) Finance
5 150 (27.83%) SQL
6 140 (25.97%) Italian Language
7 133 (24.68%) Computer Science
8 102 (18.92%) Banking
9 101 (18.74%) Microsoft
10 96 (17.81%) Oracle
11 94 (17.44%) Project Management
12 92 (17.07%) Windows
12 92 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
13 87 (16.14%) Java
14 81 (15.03%) SaaS
15 76 (14.10%) SQL Server
16 68 (12.62%) Telecoms
16 68 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
17 66 (12.24%) Python
18 63 (11.69%) Perl
19 62 (11.50%) Linux
20 59 (10.95%) C#
20 59 (10.95%) Cisco
20 59 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
21 57 (10.58%) C++
22 54 (10.02%) Bash Shell
23 51 (9.46%) Wealth Management
24 47 (8.72%) Investment Banking
25 43 (7.98%) Citrix
25 43 (7.98%) Asset 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 40 (7.42%) Apache
2 39 (7.24%) Tomcat
3 15 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 14 (2.60%) GlassFish
5 12 (2.23%) MS Exchange
5 12 (2.23%) OpenStack
6 11 (2.04%) JBoss
6 11 (2.04%) MQSeries
6 11 (2.04%) WebLogic
6 11 (2.04%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (1.11%) Apache Spark
8 6 (1.11%) CMS
9 4 (0.74%) IIS
10 3 (0.56%) WildFly
11 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 34 (6.31%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (3.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.19%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (7.24%) thinkFolio
2 7 (1.30%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (0.74%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.56%) Relativity
4 3 (0.56%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.56%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.19%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.19%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.19%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 81 (15.03%) SaaS
2 31 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (4.45%) Office 365
5 18 (3.34%) IaaS
6 16 (2.97%) PaaS
7 11 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.11%) Slack
10 5 (0.93%) Datadog
11 3 (0.56%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.37%) Asana
13 1 (0.19%) AdWords
13 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.19%) G Suite
13 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.19%) Serverless
13 1 (0.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.42%) MPLS
2 34 (6.31%) BGP
3 33 (6.12%) Firewall
3 33 (6.12%) Internet
3 33 (6.12%) VPN
4 28 (5.19%) OSPF
5 27 (5.01%) TCP/IP
6 26 (4.82%) WAN
7 20 (3.71%) Ethernet
8 16 (2.97%) IPsec
9 14 (2.60%) DNS
9 14 (2.60%) IP Telephony
10 13 (2.41%) LAN
10 13 (2.41%) SAN
11 12 (2.23%) EIGRP
11 12 (2.23%) SDH
11 12 (2.23%) VoIP
12 11 (2.04%) Reverse Proxy
13 9 (1.67%) WebEx
14 8 (1.48%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.31%) Relational Database
3 13 (2.41%) NoSQL
4 11 (2.04%) Power BI
5 7 (1.30%) Big Data
6 6 (1.11%) Hadoop
7 5 (0.93%) MySQL
7 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.56%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.37%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.37%) HBase
10 2 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.19%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (3.34%) JIRA
2 7 (1.30%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.93%) GitLab
4 4 (0.74%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.19%) Ant
5 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 288 (53.43%) German Language
2 195 (36.18%) Spanish Language
3 152 (28.20%) Finance
4 140 (25.97%) Italian Language
5 102 (18.92%) Banking
6 68 (12.62%) Telecoms
7 47 (8.72%) Investment Banking
8 42 (7.79%) Front Office
9 36 (6.68%) Portuguese Language
10 34 (6.31%) Marketing
10 34 (6.31%) Retail
11 25 (4.64%) Arabic Language
11 25 (4.64%) Swedish Language
12 23 (4.27%) Manufacturing
13 22 (4.08%) Advertising
14 17 (3.15%) Dutch Language
15 16 (2.97%) Financial Institution
16 15 (2.78%) Back Office
17 10 (1.86%) Russian Language
18 8 (1.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 66 (12.24%) Consultant
2 63 (11.69%) Support Engineer
3 54 (10.02%) Analyst
4 46 (8.53%) Applications Support
5 43 (7.98%) Technical Support
6 39 (7.24%) Applications Engineer
6 39 (7.24%) Applications Support Engineer
6 39 (7.24%) Project Manager
7 31 (5.75%) Support Analyst
8 26 (4.82%) Architect
8 26 (4.82%) IT Support
8 26 (4.82%) Senior Support Engineer
9 23 (4.27%) Senior Applications Engineer
9 23 (4.27%) Senior Applications Support
10 21 (3.90%) Graduate
11 20 (3.71%) Technical Analyst
12 19 (3.53%) IT Consultant
12 19 (3.53%) Technical Support Analyst
13 17 (3.15%) Trainer
14 16 (2.97%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (7.42%) FIX Protocol
2 31 (5.75%) Web Services
3 19 (3.53%) HTML
3 19 (3.53%) XML
4 15 (2.78%) .NET
4 15 (2.78%) MDX
5 14 (2.60%) Java EE
6 12 (2.23%) EJB
7 11 (2.04%) ActiveMQ
7 11 (2.04%) EJB 3.0
7 11 (2.04%) HornetQ
7 11 (2.04%) Java SE
7 11 (2.04%) JMS
7 11 (2.04%) SOAP
7 11 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (1.48%) ASP.NET
8 8 (1.48%) CSS
8 8 (1.48%) REST
9 6 (1.11%) WinForms
10 5 (0.93%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 68 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (7.79%) Hedge funds
3 41 (7.61%) Derivative
4 40 (7.42%) Equities
4 40 (7.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 39 (7.24%) Fixed Income
6 34 (6.31%) Self-Motivation
7 28 (5.19%) Data Centre
8 15 (2.78%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
10 12 (2.23%) Replication
11 11 (2.04%) FMCG
11 11 (2.04%) Robotics
12 10 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
13 9 (1.67%) Blog
14 8 (1.48%) Fintech
15 6 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
16 5 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 5 (0.93%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 92 (17.07%) Windows
2 62 (11.50%) Linux
3 31 (5.75%) Windows Server
4 22 (4.08%) Unix
5 19 (3.53%) Windows 10
6 12 (2.23%) Windows 7
7 9 (1.67%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.93%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.74%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.37%) Android
12 2 (0.37%) CentOS
13 1 (0.19%) Debian
13 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.19%) SUSE
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (24.68%) Computer Science
2 94 (17.44%) Project Management
3 92 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
4 59 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (9.46%) Wealth Management
6 43 (7.98%) Asset Management
7 42 (7.79%) Change Management
8 38 (7.05%) Investment Management
9 37 (6.86%) Presales
10 34 (6.31%) CRM
10 34 (6.31%) Decision-Making
11 32 (5.94%) ITIL
12 31 (5.75%) Analytics
13 27 (5.01%) Scrum
14 26 (4.82%) Project Planning
14 26 (4.82%) Service Management
15 24 (4.45%) Risk Management
16 23 (4.27%) ERP
17 22 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
18 20 (3.71%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 150 (27.83%) SQL
2 87 (16.14%) Java
3 66 (12.24%) Python
4 63 (11.69%) Perl
5 59 (10.95%) C#
6 57 (10.58%) C++
7 54 (10.02%) Bash Shell
8 40 (7.42%) Ruby
9 39 (7.24%) Bourne shell
9 39 (7.24%) Korn
10 18 (3.34%) PowerShell
11 15 (2.78%) JavaScript
12 11 (2.04%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.67%) AWK
14 7 (1.30%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.11%) MATLAB
15 6 (1.11%) R
15 6 (1.11%) Scala
15 6 (1.11%) VBA
16 4 (0.74%) C
Qualifications
1 240 (44.53%) Degree
2 34 (6.31%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (5.01%) CCNP
4 26 (4.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (4.08%) CCNA
5 22 (4.08%) Master's Degree
6 14 (2.60%) CCIE
7 12 (2.23%) CCIP
8 9 (1.67%) CISSP
9 8 (1.48%) AWS Certification
9 8 (1.48%) PMP
10 6 (1.11%) MCP
11 5 (0.93%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.37%) APMP
13 2 (0.37%) CCIE Data Center
13 2 (0.37%) CCIE Service Provider
13 2 (0.37%) EMC Certification
14 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.19%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.19%) QA
2 18 (3.34%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 9 (1.67%) PMO
4 5 (0.93%) SLA
5 4 (0.74%) SEPA
6 3 (0.56%) PSD2
6 3 (0.56%) TARGET2
7 2 (0.37%) GDPR
8 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.53%) Hyper-V
3 15 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (1.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (2.04%) Puppet
2 5 (0.93%) Ansible
3 4 (0.74%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.19%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.19%) Kibana
4 1 (0.19%) logstash
4 1 (0.19%) StatsD
Vendors
1 101 (18.74%) Microsoft
2 96 (17.81%) Oracle
3 59 (10.95%) Cisco
4 43 (7.98%) Citrix
5 41 (7.61%) Bloomberg
6 40 (7.42%) Reuters
7 39 (7.24%) FXall
7 39 (7.24%) MarketAxess
7 39 (7.24%) Tradeweb
8 27 (5.01%) Salesforce.com
9 25 (4.64%) VMware
10 22 (4.08%) Avaloq
11 20 (3.71%) ION Trading
11 20 (3.71%) SAP
12 19 (3.53%) Eze Software Group
13 12 (2.23%) IBM
14 10 (1.86%) Google
15 9 (1.67%) Ariba
15 9 (1.67%) EMC
15 9 (1.67%) Tableau