Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 678 620 652
Rank change year-on-year -58 +32 -139
Permanent jobs citing French Language 518 678 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the General category 0.69% 0.90% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 383 571 577
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% -0.62%

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 74711 75613 92748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.34% 42.83% 45.09%
Number of salaries quoted 54884 62285 75061
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - -

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 -58 265 £52,500 +5.00% 29
South East -4 151 £35,000 -7.89% 13
East of England -1 31 £50,000 +75.44% 8
North of England -9 27 £38,750 +3.33% 2
Midlands -10 20 £26,500 +1.92% 5
South West +8 17 £26,000 -20.00%
North West -19 17 £35,000 -6.67% 1
West Midlands -10 13 £26,500 +1.58%
Yorkshire +2 10 £42,500 +63.46% 1
East Midlands +22 7 £45,000 +80.00% 5
French Language
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing French Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for French Language.

1 265 (51.16%) German Language
2 131 (25.29%) Degree
3 118 (22.78%) Finance
4 108 (20.85%) Spanish Language
5 95 (18.34%) Italian Language
6 94 (18.15%) SQL
7 89 (17.18%) Windows
8 81 (15.64%) Linux
9 76 (14.67%) Microsoft
10 75 (14.48%) Project Management
11 73 (14.09%) Banking
12 65 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
13 61 (11.78%) Microsoft Office
14 58 (11.20%) ITIL
15 57 (11.00%) Computer Science
16 56 (10.81%) Oracle
17 55 (10.62%) Unix
18 52 (10.04%) Cisco
19 51 (9.85%) Java
20 49 (9.46%) Presales
21 46 (8.88%) Marketing
22 45 (8.69%) SLA
23 44 (8.49%) SQL Server
24 43 (8.30%) Firewall
24 43 (8.30%) Analytics
25 41 (7.92%) Telecoms
26 39 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
27 36 (6.95%) SAP
28 35 (6.76%) Skype
29 34 (6.56%) JavaScript

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 31 (5.98%) Skype for Business
2 9 (1.74%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.54%) IIS
3 8 (1.54%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.35%) Apache
4 7 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (1.35%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (0.97%) JBoss
6 5 (0.97%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.77%) CMS
8 3 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.58%) nginx
8 3 (0.58%) SAS
8 3 (0.58%) WordPress
9 2 (0.39%) Confluence
9 2 (0.39%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
Applications
1 61 (11.78%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (4.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (3.67%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.77%) Adobe Captivate
6 4 (0.77%) Camtasia
7 3 (0.58%) SPSS
8 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.19%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (2.12%) SAP MM
2 7 (1.35%) Adobe Campaign
3 6 (1.16%) Eloqua
3 6 (1.16%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.97%) SAP Business One
5 4 (0.77%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.77%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.77%) SAP PP
6 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.39%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.19%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.19%) Magento
7 1 (0.19%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.19%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.28%) SaaS
4 16 (3.09%) Office 365
5 11 (2.12%) Google Analytics
6 7 (1.35%) SuccessFactors
7 6 (1.16%) Boomi
7 6 (1.16%) Taleo
8 5 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.77%) Google Tag Manager
9 4 (0.77%) PaaS
10 3 (0.58%) IaaS
11 2 (0.39%) AdWords
11 2 (0.39%) Azure Machine Learning
11 2 (0.39%) GitHub
12 1 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.19%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (8.30%) Firewall
2 35 (6.76%) Skype
3 29 (5.60%) TCP/IP
4 21 (4.05%) DNS
5 19 (3.67%) WebEx
6 17 (3.28%) MPLS
6 17 (3.28%) VPN
7 15 (2.90%) Unified Communications
8 14 (2.70%) DHCP
8 14 (2.70%) IPsec
8 14 (2.70%) WAN
9 11 (2.12%) Internet
10 10 (1.93%) FTP
11 8 (1.54%) BGP
11 8 (1.54%) IP Telephony
11 8 (1.54%) OSPF
11 8 (1.54%) VoIP
12 6 (1.16%) DSL
12 6 (1.16%) Network Security
12 6 (1.16%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (8.49%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.44%) Relational Database
3 17 (3.28%) DB2
4 15 (2.90%) Big Data
4 15 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (2.32%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (2.32%) MySQL
6 7 (1.35%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.16%) Data Mining
8 5 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (0.97%) SQLPlus
9 4 (0.77%) Apache Hive
9 4 (0.77%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.77%) OLAP
9 4 (0.77%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.58%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.58%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (2.90%) JIRA
2 10 (1.93%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.93%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.54%) Robot Framework
4 7 (1.35%) Maven
5 6 (1.16%) Eclipse
6 5 (0.97%) JSUnit
6 5 (0.97%) Selenium
6 5 (0.97%) Toad
7 4 (0.77%) Eclipse RCP
7 4 (0.77%) Subversion
8 3 (0.58%) Ranorex
9 2 (0.39%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.39%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.39%) WebStorm
10 1 (0.19%) JUnit
10 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
General
1 265 (51.16%) German Language
2 118 (22.78%) Finance
3 108 (20.85%) Spanish Language
4 95 (18.34%) Italian Language
5 73 (14.09%) Banking
6 46 (8.88%) Marketing
7 41 (7.92%) Telecoms
8 30 (5.79%) Financial Institution
8 30 (5.79%) Portuguese Language
9 27 (5.21%) Retail
10 26 (5.02%) Manufacturing
11 25 (4.83%) Dutch Language
12 19 (3.67%) Japanese Language
13 16 (3.09%) Legal
14 15 (2.90%) Automotive
14 15 (2.90%) Digital Economy
15 14 (2.70%) Law
15 14 (2.70%) Polish Language
16 12 (2.32%) Advertising
17 11 (2.12%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 125 (24.13%) Analyst
2 68 (13.13%) Consultant
3 37 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 31 (5.98%) Project Manager
5 26 (5.02%) Developer
5 26 (5.02%) Technical Support
6 25 (4.83%) Presales Consultant
6 25 (4.83%) Security Analyst
7 21 (4.05%) 1st Line Support
7 21 (4.05%) Blue Coat Analyst
7 21 (4.05%) Firewall Analyst
7 21 (4.05%) Graduate
8 18 (3.47%) Applications Support
8 18 (3.47%) Support Engineer
9 17 (3.28%) Architect
9 17 (3.28%) IT Consultant
10 15 (2.90%) IT Manager
11 14 (2.70%) IT Trainer
11 14 (2.70%) SAP Consultant
11 14 (2.70%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.79%) HTML
2 26 (5.02%) XML
3 22 (4.25%) J2EE
4 21 (4.05%) CSS
5 19 (3.67%) Web Services
6 17 (3.28%) Node.js
7 14 (2.70%) AngularJS
7 14 (2.70%) JSON
8 12 (2.32%) Spring
9 10 (1.93%) RESTful
10 9 (1.74%) CSS3
10 9 (1.74%) HTML5
11 8 (1.54%) jQuery
11 8 (1.54%) SOAP
12 7 (1.35%) EDI
12 7 (1.35%) Java EE
13 6 (1.16%) .NET
13 6 (1.16%) JMS
13 6 (1.16%) Middleware
14 4 (0.77%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 65 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (11.00%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.25%) Management Information System
4 20 (3.86%) Video Conferencing
5 16 (3.09%) Data Centre
6 15 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.70%) e-Learning
7 14 (2.70%) Fintech
8 12 (2.32%) Blackberry
8 12 (2.32%) Digital Media
9 10 (1.93%) User Experience
10 6 (1.16%) Derivative
10 6 (1.16%) Podcast
10 6 (1.16%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.97%) Driving Licence
11 5 (0.97%) Hedge funds
11 5 (0.97%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.77%) Digital Currency
12 4 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.77%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 89 (17.18%) Windows
2 81 (15.64%) Linux
3 55 (10.62%) Unix
4 25 (4.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (4.44%) Solaris
6 22 (4.25%) Windows 2000
6 22 (4.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (2.90%) zOS
8 11 (2.12%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.77%) CentOS
9 4 (0.77%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.58%) Fedora
10 3 (0.58%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.39%) Android
11 2 (0.39%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.19%) AIX
12 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (14.48%) Project Management
2 58 (11.20%) ITIL
3 49 (9.46%) Presales
4 43 (8.30%) Analytics
5 39 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (4.63%) Risk Management
8 22 (4.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (4.05%) Time Management
10 20 (3.86%) ERP
10 20 (3.86%) Workflow
11 19 (3.67%) E-Commerce
11 19 (3.67%) Mentoring
12 18 (3.47%) Product Management
12 18 (3.47%) Scrum
13 16 (3.09%) Business Analysis
13 16 (3.09%) Change Management
13 16 (3.09%) CRM
13 16 (3.09%) High Availability
13 16 (3.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 94 (18.15%) SQL
2 51 (9.85%) Java
3 34 (6.56%) JavaScript
4 19 (3.67%) Perl
4 19 (3.67%) Python
5 14 (2.70%) C++
6 13 (2.51%) PHP
7 11 (2.12%) R
8 6 (1.16%) C
8 6 (1.16%) VBA
9 5 (0.97%) C#
9 5 (0.97%) Go
9 5 (0.97%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.77%) Scala
11 3 (0.58%) Ruby
12 2 (0.39%) ES6
12 2 (0.39%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.19%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 131 (25.29%) Degree
2 18 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (2.51%) Master's Degree
5 11 (2.12%) CCNA
6 10 (1.93%) Numerate Degree
7 9 (1.74%) CCNP
8 8 (1.54%) CISA
8 8 (1.54%) CISM
8 8 (1.54%) CISSP
8 8 (1.54%) CRISC
9 7 (1.35%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.97%) PMP
11 4 (0.77%) CCIE
11 4 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.77%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.77%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.58%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.69%) SLA
2 18 (3.47%) QA
3 14 (2.70%) Data Quality
4 11 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.54%) PCI DSS
6 7 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.58%) Actionable Recommendations
7 3 (0.58%) SEPA
8 2 (0.39%) PMO
9 1 (0.19%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.19%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 24 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.35%) vSphere
3 6 (1.16%) XenDesktop
4 5 (0.97%) XenApp
5 4 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.58%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.58%) Postfix
6 3 (0.58%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (2.90%) Tivoli
1 15 (2.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (1.74%) SCCM
3 6 (1.16%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 5 (0.97%) XenMobile
5 4 (0.77%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.58%) QRadar
7 2 (0.39%) Ansible
7 2 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.39%) Terraform
8 1 (0.19%) Control-M
8 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.19%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.19%) SCOM
8 1 (0.19%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.19%) vMotion
Vendors
1 76 (14.67%) Microsoft
2 56 (10.81%) Oracle
3 52 (10.04%) Cisco
4 36 (6.95%) SAP
5 34 (6.56%) Citrix
6 27 (5.21%) CheckPoint
7 26 (5.02%) Blue Coat
7 26 (5.02%) F5
7 26 (5.02%) IBM
7 26 (5.02%) Juniper
8 24 (4.63%) Palo Alto
9 21 (4.05%) Crossbeam
9 21 (4.05%) Sourcefire
9 21 (4.05%) VMware
10 16 (3.09%) Adobe
11 14 (2.70%) iManage
12 13 (2.51%) Google
13 12 (2.32%) Avaloq
14 9 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (1.54%) TIBCO