Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
UK > England
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 712 706 675
Rank change year-on-year -6 -31 -29
Permanent jobs citing French Language 375 496 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.72% 0.74% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 295 367 417
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £24,700 £31,250 £24,200
90th Percentile £93,750 £75,000 £81,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% +13.75% -11.11%

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 51,745 66,935 66,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.74% 41.64% 41.66%
Number of salaries quoted 39,193 52,409 53,185
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 2019. 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 +45 268 £57,500 +15.00% 6
South East -55 43 £37,500 +11.94% 8
North of England +55 31 £26,500 -28.38% 3
North West +38 27 £26,500 -28.38% 1
East of England +76 25 £24,500 -30.00% 3
Midlands +15 5 £25,000 - 1
Yorkshire +7 4 £35,000 +50.54% 2
West Midlands +14 3 £27,500 -26.67% 1
South West +31 2 £22,000 -15.38% 1
East Midlands +30 2 £24,000 +14.29%
French Language
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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.

1 196 (52.27%) German Language
2 161 (42.93%) Finance
3 157 (41.87%) Spanish Language
4 151 (40.27%) Degree
5 114 (30.40%) Italian Language
6 93 (24.80%) Banking
7 91 (24.27%) Oracle
7 91 (24.27%) Computer Science
8 83 (22.13%) SQL
9 73 (19.47%) Project Management
10 66 (17.60%) Java
11 59 (15.73%) Wealth Management
12 58 (15.47%) Microsoft
13 57 (15.20%) Python
14 55 (14.67%) C#
14 55 (14.67%) SaaS
15 54 (14.40%) Perl
16 53 (14.13%) Apache
17 52 (13.87%) Asset Management
17 52 (13.87%) Front Office
17 52 (13.87%) Economics
18 51 (13.60%) Derivative
18 51 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
19 50 (13.33%) Fixed Income
19 50 (13.33%) Equities
19 50 (13.33%) C++
19 50 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 50 (13.33%) thinkFolio
19 50 (13.33%) Investment Management
19 50 (13.33%) Hedge funds

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 53 (14.13%) Apache
2 46 (12.27%) Tomcat
3 16 (4.27%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.87%) OpenStack
5 6 (1.60%) CMS
5 6 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (1.07%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.07%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.53%) IIS
7 2 (0.53%) JBoss
7 2 (0.53%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.53%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.53%) WordPress
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.27%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.27%) Magnolia
Applications
1 23 (6.13%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.27%) InDesign
5 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 50 (13.33%) thinkFolio
2 13 (3.47%) Eze OMS
3 6 (1.60%) Front Arena
3 6 (1.60%) Markit EDM
4 5 (1.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.53%) CiviCRM
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.27%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.27%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 55 (14.67%) SaaS
2 9 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.13%) PaaS
4 5 (1.33%) IaaS
4 5 (1.33%) Office 365
5 4 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.53%) Datadog
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon Alexa
7 1 (0.27%) G Suite
7 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.27%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.27%) Responsys
7 1 (0.27%) Silverpop
7 1 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.13%) TCP/IP
2 19 (5.07%) MPLS
3 18 (4.80%) BGP
4 17 (4.53%) WAN
5 14 (3.73%) OSPF
6 12 (3.20%) IP Telephony
6 12 (3.20%) IPsec
7 11 (2.93%) Firewall
7 11 (2.93%) VPN
8 7 (1.87%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (1.33%) Ethernet
9 5 (1.33%) LAN
10 4 (1.07%) FTP
10 4 (1.07%) IMAP
10 4 (1.07%) Internet
10 4 (1.07%) SMTP
10 4 (1.07%) SSH
10 4 (1.07%) Telnet
10 4 (1.07%) VPLS
10 4 (1.07%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (11.47%) Relational Database
2 36 (9.60%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.60%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (0.80%) BigQuery
6 2 (0.53%) Big Data
6 2 (0.53%) Blockchain
6 2 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.53%) DB2
6 2 (0.53%) JasperReports
6 2 (0.53%) MySQL
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.27%) GIS
7 1 (0.27%) HBase
7 1 (0.27%) Looker
7 1 (0.27%) OLAP
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (2.40%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.33%) JIRA
3 3 (0.80%) Pivotal Tracker
4 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.27%) Subversion
General
1 196 (52.27%) German Language
2 161 (42.93%) Finance
3 157 (41.87%) Spanish Language
4 114 (30.40%) Italian Language
5 93 (24.80%) Banking
6 52 (13.87%) Front Office
7 39 (10.40%) Financial Institution
8 27 (7.20%) Portuguese Language
8 27 (7.20%) Retail
9 24 (6.40%) Dutch Language
10 22 (5.87%) Marketing
11 21 (5.60%) Telecoms
12 17 (4.53%) Investment Banking
13 13 (3.47%) Arabic Language
13 13 (3.47%) Swedish Language
14 11 (2.93%) Back Office
15 9 (2.40%) Legal
15 9 (2.40%) Norwegian Language
16 8 (2.13%) Law
17 7 (1.87%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (14.40%) Analyst
2 42 (11.20%) Consultant
3 33 (8.80%) Support Engineer
4 32 (8.53%) Project Manager
5 21 (5.60%) IT Consultant
6 19 (5.07%) Applications Support
6 19 (5.07%) Senior Manager
7 18 (4.80%) Technical Analyst
8 16 (4.27%) Account Manager
9 15 (4.00%) Graduate
9 15 (4.00%) Programme Manager
10 13 (3.47%) Applications Engineer
10 13 (3.47%) Applications Support Engineer
10 13 (3.47%) Architect
10 13 (3.47%) Developer
10 13 (3.47%) Sales Representative
11 12 (3.20%) IT Manager
11 12 (3.20%) Senior Account Manager
12 11 (2.93%) Support Analyst
12 11 (2.93%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (11.73%) FIX Protocol
2 21 (5.60%) .NET
3 20 (5.33%) XML
4 11 (2.93%) SOAP
5 9 (2.40%) ASP.NET
5 9 (2.40%) Web Services
5 9 (2.40%) WinForms
6 7 (1.87%) HTML
7 5 (1.33%) libvirt
8 4 (1.07%) CSS
9 3 (0.80%) J2EE
9 3 (0.80%) JSON
10 2 (0.53%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (0.53%) Apache POI
10 2 (0.53%) COM
10 2 (0.53%) jQuery
10 2 (0.53%) LAMP
10 2 (0.53%) MDX
10 2 (0.53%) REST
10 2 (0.53%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.60%) Derivative
2 50 (13.33%) Equities
2 50 (13.33%) Fixed Income
2 50 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 50 (13.33%) Hedge funds
3 43 (11.47%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (9.07%) Fintech
5 17 (4.53%) Management Information System
6 15 (4.00%) FMCG
7 12 (3.20%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (1.87%) Social Media
10 6 (1.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.60%) User Experience
11 5 (1.33%) Blog
12 4 (1.07%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.07%) Smart City
13 3 (0.80%) BYOD
13 3 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.80%) Windows
2 23 (6.13%) Linux
3 7 (1.87%) Windows 7
3 7 (1.87%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.60%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.33%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.07%) CentOS
7 2 (0.53%) Unix
7 2 (0.53%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.27%) Debian
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (24.27%) Computer Science
2 73 (19.47%) Project Management
3 59 (15.73%) Wealth Management
4 52 (13.87%) Asset Management
4 52 (13.87%) Economics
5 51 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (13.33%) Investment Management
7 43 (11.47%) Business Analysis
8 33 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (8.53%) Fund Management
10 27 (7.20%) Problem-Solving
11 25 (6.67%) CRM
11 25 (6.67%) Presales
12 24 (6.40%) ITIL
13 23 (6.13%) People Management
14 20 (5.33%) Change Management
15 17 (4.53%) Software Engineering
16 16 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
17 15 (4.00%) B2B
18 12 (3.20%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 83 (22.13%) SQL
2 66 (17.60%) Java
3 57 (15.20%) Python
4 55 (14.67%) C#
5 54 (14.40%) Perl
6 50 (13.33%) C++
7 44 (11.73%) Bash Shell
8 37 (9.87%) Ruby
9 22 (5.87%) VBA
10 10 (2.67%) Bourne shell
10 10 (2.67%) Korn
10 10 (2.67%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.60%) JavaScript
12 5 (1.33%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.07%) C
13 4 (1.07%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.80%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.53%) PHP
16 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 151 (40.27%) Degree
2 14 (3.73%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (3.47%) CCNA
3 13 (3.47%) CCNP
4 11 (2.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (2.67%) Master's Degree
6 6 (1.60%) MCSA
6 6 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.60%) PhD
6 6 (1.60%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (1.07%) MCP
9 2 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.53%) MCSE
9 2 (0.53%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.53%) PMP
10 1 (0.27%) CCIE
10 1 (0.27%) CCIP
10 1 (0.27%) CISM
10 1 (0.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.20%) SLA
2 8 (2.13%) PMO
3 5 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 5 (1.33%) QA
4 3 (0.80%) GDPR
4 3 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.80%) SEPA
5 2 (0.53%) ISO 15022
5 2 (0.53%) ISO 20022
5 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.53%) PSD2
6 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.27%) TARGET2
System Software
1 19 (5.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.60%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.33%) KVM
4 3 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.27%) Ceph
5 1 (0.27%) Docker
5 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (1.60%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.33%) Juju
3 2 (0.53%) Nagios
4 1 (0.27%) Ansible
4 1 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 91 (24.27%) Oracle
2 58 (15.47%) Microsoft
3 45 (12.00%) Bloomberg
3 45 (12.00%) Reuters
4 44 (11.73%) Eze Software Group
4 44 (11.73%) FXall
4 44 (11.73%) ION Trading
4 44 (11.73%) MarketAxess
4 44 (11.73%) Tradeweb
5 34 (9.07%) Avaloq
6 27 (7.20%) Cisco
7 15 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (3.20%) Citrix
9 7 (1.87%) SAP
9 7 (1.87%) VMware
10 6 (1.60%) Adobe
10 6 (1.60%) Charles River
10 6 (1.60%) Juniper
10 6 (1.60%) SimCorp
10 6 (1.60%) TOWER Software