Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 689 670 631
Rank change year-on-year -19 -39 -11
Permanent jobs citing French Language 491 522 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.32% 0.39%
As % of the General category 0.73% 0.78% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 365 414 584
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -6.98% +1.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,975 £22,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,125 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +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 67,197 67,019 83,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.67% 41.69% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 52,406 53,687 68,730
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +20 293 £50,000 -2.44% 40
South East -28 134 £33,500 -11.84% 13
North of England +5 18 £37,000 +18.40% 10
East of England -18 18 £35,000 +29.63% 6
Midlands +6 12 £37,500 +22.95% 6
West Midlands -4 11 £50,000 +110.53% 3
North West -7 11 £37,000 +18.40% 6
South West -17 10 £26,000 -3.70% 5
Yorkshire +25 5 £21,500 -60.91% 4
North East - 2 £17,750 -
East Midlands -9 1 £21,000 -44.00% 3
French Language
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 251 (51.12%) German Language
2 183 (37.27%) Degree
3 177 (36.05%) Finance
4 120 (24.44%) Spanish Language
5 112 (22.81%) Microsoft
6 105 (21.38%) SQL
6 105 (21.38%) Italian Language
7 102 (20.77%) Oracle
8 101 (20.57%) Project Management
9 98 (19.96%) Java
10 96 (19.55%) Windows
11 89 (18.13%) Computer Science
12 86 (17.52%) Banking
12 86 (17.52%) Linux
13 71 (14.46%) Problem-Solving
14 70 (14.26%) Analytical Skills
14 70 (14.26%) SQL Server
14 70 (14.26%) Microsoft Office
15 62 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
16 52 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
17 50 (10.18%) Front Office
18 48 (9.78%) Active Directory
18 48 (9.78%) Perl
18 48 (9.78%) CRM
19 45 (9.16%) ERP
20 42 (8.55%) SaaS
21 40 (8.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 39 (7.94%) Software Engineering
23 38 (7.74%) Dutch Language
24 37 (7.54%) Tomcat

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 37 (7.54%) Tomcat
2 32 (6.52%) WebSphere
3 30 (6.11%) Apache
4 21 (4.28%) MQSeries
5 12 (2.44%) WebLogic
6 10 (2.04%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.22%) IIS
7 6 (1.22%) SAS
8 5 (1.02%) JBoss
9 4 (0.81%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.81%) Predix
9 4 (0.81%) ThingWorx
10 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.41%) CMS
12 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 70 (14.26%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.02%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.61%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.20%) EViews
7 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 30 (6.11%) thinkFolio
2 11 (2.24%) Unit4 Business World
3 10 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (1.83%) SAP Business One
5 7 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.41%) Maximo
6 2 (0.41%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.20%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.20%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.20%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.20%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 42 (8.55%) SaaS
2 28 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.46%) Office 365
4 16 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.41%) Datadog
6 2 (0.41%) Dropbox
6 2 (0.41%) G Suite
6 2 (0.41%) Slack
7 1 (0.20%) AdWords
7 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.20%) Firebase
7 1 (0.20%) IaaS
7 1 (0.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.28%) Internet
2 14 (2.85%) WebEx
3 13 (2.65%) Firewall
4 12 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (1.63%) DNS
7 6 (1.22%) LAN
8 5 (1.02%) BGP
8 5 (1.02%) DHCP
8 5 (1.02%) MPLS
8 5 (1.02%) OSPF
8 5 (1.02%) Sourcefire
9 3 (0.61%) EIGRP
9 3 (0.61%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.61%) SAN
9 3 (0.61%) SDH
9 3 (0.61%) SSH
9 3 (0.61%) SSL
9 3 (0.61%) VLAN
10 2 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (14.26%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.11%) Relational Database
3 16 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (2.24%) NoSQL
5 8 (1.63%) Blockchain
5 8 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (1.63%) MySQL
6 7 (1.43%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (1.22%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.81%) Big Data
8 4 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.61%) SQLPlus
10 2 (0.41%) OLAP
10 2 (0.41%) OLTP
10 2 (0.41%) Pentaho
10 2 (0.41%) QlikView
11 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (4.07%) Ant
2 10 (2.04%) JIRA
3 4 (0.81%) Eclipse
3 4 (0.81%) Eclipse RCP
4 3 (0.61%) Toad
5 2 (0.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.41%) JSUnit
5 2 (0.41%) Robot Framework
5 2 (0.41%) Selenium
6 1 (0.20%) CocoaPods
6 1 (0.20%) Mocha
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.20%) Subversion
6 1 (0.20%) Xcode
General
1 251 (51.12%) German Language
2 177 (36.05%) Finance
3 120 (24.44%) Spanish Language
4 105 (21.38%) Italian Language
5 86 (17.52%) Banking
6 50 (10.18%) Front Office
7 38 (7.74%) Dutch Language
8 29 (5.91%) Financial Institution
9 25 (5.09%) Manufacturing
9 25 (5.09%) Portuguese Language
10 20 (4.07%) Marketing
11 15 (3.05%) Russian Language
12 14 (2.85%) Investment Banking
12 14 (2.85%) Polish Language
13 13 (2.65%) Publishing
14 11 (2.24%) Telecoms
14 11 (2.24%) Turkish Language
15 10 (2.04%) Retail
16 9 (1.83%) Arabic Language
17 8 (1.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 107 (21.79%) Analyst
2 81 (16.50%) Support Engineer
3 77 (15.68%) Consultant
4 51 (10.39%) Support Analyst
5 43 (8.76%) Project Manager
6 39 (7.94%) Developer
6 39 (7.94%) Technical Support
7 34 (6.92%) Applications Support
8 32 (6.52%) Architect
9 30 (6.11%) Technical Analyst
10 28 (5.70%) Applications Engineer
10 28 (5.70%) Applications Support Engineer
10 28 (5.70%) Solutions Architect
11 27 (5.50%) Technical Support Analyst
12 23 (4.68%) 3rd Line Support
12 23 (4.68%) Java Engineer
13 21 (4.28%) IT Consultant
14 19 (3.87%) Implementation Consultant
14 19 (3.87%) Java Developer
15 18 (3.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.13%) XML
2 32 (6.52%) FIX Protocol
3 27 (5.50%) HTML
4 23 (4.68%) J2EE
4 23 (4.68%) Java EE
5 20 (4.07%) JSP
6 19 (3.87%) Web Services
7 13 (2.65%) .NET
8 12 (2.44%) CSS
9 7 (1.43%) Middleware
9 7 (1.43%) React
10 6 (1.22%) Node.js
11 5 (1.02%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.02%) JSON
12 4 (0.81%) GWT
12 4 (0.81%) LDAP
12 4 (0.81%) MyBatis
12 4 (0.81%) Spring
12 4 (0.81%) Struts
12 4 (0.81%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 89 (18.13%) Computer Science
2 70 (14.26%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (8.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 32 (6.52%) Fixed Income
4 32 (6.52%) Hedge funds
5 30 (6.11%) Equities
6 29 (5.91%) Derivative
7 27 (5.50%) Management Information System
8 16 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (2.85%) Fintech
10 12 (2.44%) Social Media
11 11 (2.24%) Virtual Team
12 10 (2.04%) User Experience
13 7 (1.43%) EPoS
13 7 (1.43%) SWIFT
14 6 (1.22%) Digital Currency
15 5 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
15 5 (1.02%) Grid Computing
15 5 (1.02%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 96 (19.55%) Windows
2 86 (17.52%) Linux
3 36 (7.33%) Unix
4 25 (5.09%) Windows Server
5 20 (4.07%) AIX
6 19 (3.87%) Windows 7
7 15 (3.05%) Apple iOS
7 15 (3.05%) Windows 10
8 13 (2.65%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.22%) Android
11 5 (1.02%) Solaris
11 5 (1.02%) Windows 2000
11 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.61%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (20.57%) Project Management
2 71 (14.46%) Problem-Solving
3 62 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (9.78%) CRM
6 45 (9.16%) ERP
7 39 (7.94%) Software Engineering
8 37 (7.54%) Presales
9 33 (6.72%) Asset Management
9 33 (6.72%) ITIL
9 33 (6.72%) Scrum
10 30 (6.11%) Time Management
11 29 (5.91%) Wealth Management
12 26 (5.30%) Workflow
13 25 (5.09%) Decision-Making
14 23 (4.68%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (4.48%) Patch Management
16 20 (4.07%) Change Control
16 20 (4.07%) Risk Management
16 20 (4.07%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 105 (21.38%) SQL
2 98 (19.96%) Java
3 48 (9.78%) Perl
4 32 (6.52%) Bash Shell
4 32 (6.52%) C++
4 32 (6.52%) Python
5 31 (6.31%) C#
6 29 (5.91%) Bourne shell
6 29 (5.91%) Korn
6 29 (5.91%) Ruby
7 22 (4.48%) JavaScript
8 21 (4.28%) PowerShell
9 15 (3.05%) VBA
10 8 (1.63%) C
10 8 (1.63%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.81%) PHP
12 2 (0.41%) R
13 1 (0.20%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.20%) Scala
13 1 (0.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 183 (37.27%) Degree
2 35 (7.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (3.05%) Master's Degree
4 11 (2.24%) CISSP
5 8 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.22%) CCNP
6 6 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (0.81%) CCNA
7 4 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.61%) CCIE
8 3 (0.61%) CCIP
8 3 (0.61%) MCSA
8 3 (0.61%) MCSE
8 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.61%) MOS
8 3 (0.61%) PMP
9 2 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.41%) VCP5
9 2 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.68%) QA
2 11 (2.24%) SLA
3 9 (1.83%) PMO
4 8 (1.63%) SEPA
5 7 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.41%) COBIT
6 2 (0.41%) GDPR
7 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 48 (9.78%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.43%) Docker
4 4 (0.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (1.02%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.81%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (0.61%) SCCM
4 2 (0.41%) Ansible
4 2 (0.41%) Nagios
4 2 (0.41%) Pingdom
4 2 (0.41%) Terraform
5 1 (0.20%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.20%) Puppet
5 1 (0.20%) SCOM
5 1 (0.20%) SCSM
5 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.20%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 112 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 102 (20.77%) Oracle
3 34 (6.92%) Bloomberg
3 34 (6.92%) Salesforce.com
4 32 (6.52%) Citrix
5 31 (6.31%) Reuters
6 29 (5.91%) FXall
6 29 (5.91%) MarketAxess
6 29 (5.91%) SAP
6 29 (5.91%) Tradeweb
7 27 (5.50%) Cisco
8 25 (5.09%) VMware
9 15 (3.05%) Avaloq
10 13 (2.65%) hybris
11 11 (2.24%) Apple
12 10 (2.04%) Cognizant
12 10 (2.04%) TOWER Software
13 7 (1.43%) JD Edwards
14 6 (1.22%) CheckPoint
14 6 (1.22%) Juniper