Period
to 21 September 2021

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 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
UK > England
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 677 563 666
Rank change year-on-year -114 +103 +15
Permanent jobs citing French Language 332 111 426
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.24% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.53% 0.47% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 129 79 311
10th Percentile £25,650 £27,000 £28,250
25th Percentile £32,750 £30,000 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,050 £48,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.06% -16.52% +35.29%
75th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £75,625
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -13.04% +35.29%

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 62,128 23,732 72,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 57.84% 52.10% 55.90%
Number of salaries quoted 39,011 19,060 55,627
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £57,500 £52,728
Median % change year-on-year - +9.05% +5.46%
75th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £96,330 £97,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing French Language as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for French Language in England

French Language
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing French Language in England.

Salary trend for French Language in England

French Language
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing French Language in England over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

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 21 September 2021. 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 -120 159 £42,000 -16.00% 38
South East -125 68 £55,000 +41.94% 8
North of England -64 56 £35,000 -23.08% 10
North West -28 51 £25,000 -45.05% 6
East of England -80 18 £52,500 -4.55% 6
South West -91 16 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Midlands -125 9 £25,000 -33.33% 4
East Midlands -68 5 £25,000 -41.18% 3
Yorkshire - 5 £35,000 - 3
West Midlands -104 4 £55,000 +92.98% 1
French Language
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, 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.

1 157 (47.29%) German Language
2 135 (40.66%) Spanish Language
3 134 (40.36%) Social Skills
4 131 (39.46%) Degree
5 99 (29.82%) Italian Language
6 91 (27.41%) SQL
7 90 (27.11%) Microsoft
8 88 (26.51%) Computer Science
9 76 (22.89%) Problem-Solving
10 73 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
11 68 (20.48%) SaaS
12 61 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
13 58 (17.47%) Project Management
13 58 (17.47%) Computer Science Degree
14 54 (16.27%) Life Science
15 51 (15.36%) Veeva
16 48 (14.46%) Analytics
17 46 (13.86%) Validation
18 43 (12.95%) Manufacturing
19 39 (11.75%) DevOps
20 37 (11.14%) SAP
21 36 (10.84%) Microsoft Office
21 36 (10.84%) Windows
22 34 (10.24%) Mentoring
23 32 (9.64%) AngularJS
23 32 (9.64%) Scrum
24 31 (9.34%) ERP
25 30 (9.04%) Finance
26 29 (8.73%) Content Management
26 29 (8.73%) T-SQL

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 28 (8.43%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.52%) Documentum
3 13 (3.92%) IIS
4 3 (0.90%) WordPress
5 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.60%) SAS
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.30%) Apache
6 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (10.84%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (2.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.20%) Figma
4 4 (1.20%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.60%) SPSS
6 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (4.52%) TrackWise
2 5 (1.51%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.90%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.60%) HFM
4 2 (0.60%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.60%) Infor LN
4 2 (0.60%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.60%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 1 (0.30%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.30%) SAP FI-AA
5 1 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 68 (20.48%) SaaS
2 51 (15.36%) Veeva
3 18 (5.42%) Power Platform
4 17 (5.12%) AWS
5 8 (2.41%) Azure
6 7 (2.11%) Google Ads
6 7 (2.11%) Google Analytics
6 7 (2.11%) Serverless
7 6 (1.81%) Akamai
7 6 (1.81%) Microsoft 365
8 4 (1.20%) iPaaS
9 3 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.90%) ClickUp
9 3 (0.90%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.60%) GCP
11 1 (0.30%) GitHub
11 1 (0.30%) IaaS
11 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.63%) Firewall
2 20 (6.02%) Ethernet
2 20 (6.02%) Modbus
2 20 (6.02%) RS-422
3 17 (5.12%) WAN
4 15 (4.52%) HTTP
5 12 (3.61%) LAN
5 12 (3.61%) SD-WAN
6 11 (3.31%) VPN
7 6 (1.81%) BGP
7 6 (1.81%) IP Telephony
7 6 (1.81%) IPsec
7 6 (1.81%) MPLS
7 6 (1.81%) OSPF
7 6 (1.81%) VoIP
7 6 (1.81%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (1.81%) WLAN
8 5 (1.51%) Intranet
9 3 (0.90%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.72%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.42%) Power BI
3 15 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (3.92%) SQL Server 2017
5 9 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.51%) Tableau
7 4 (1.20%) MySQL
7 4 (1.20%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.20%) Redis
8 3 (0.90%) Big Data
8 3 (0.90%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.60%) Essbase
9 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.30%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (3.61%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.71%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (1.51%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.20%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.20%) Maven
5 3 (0.90%) Fiddler
5 3 (0.90%) IntelliJ
5 3 (0.90%) JIRA
General
1 157 (47.29%) German Language
2 135 (40.66%) Spanish Language
3 134 (40.36%) Social Skills
4 99 (29.82%) Italian Language
5 61 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
6 43 (12.95%) Manufacturing
7 30 (9.04%) Finance
8 27 (8.13%) Presentation Skills
9 24 (7.23%) Marketing
10 23 (6.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 22 (6.63%) Advertising
12 16 (4.82%) Publishing
13 12 (3.61%) Influencing Skills
13 12 (3.61%) Portuguese Language
13 12 (3.61%) Telecoms
14 9 (2.71%) Arabic Language
14 9 (2.71%) Dutch Language
14 9 (2.71%) Legal
15 6 (1.81%) Multimedia
16 5 (1.51%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 61 (18.37%) Consultant
2 54 (16.27%) Developer
3 29 (8.73%) Implementation Consultant
3 29 (8.73%) Senior Consultant
4 28 (8.43%) Analyst
5 20 (6.02%) Senior Implementation Consultant
5 20 (6.02%) Software Engineer
5 20 (6.02%) Software Test Engineer
5 20 (6.02%) Test Engineer
6 16 (4.82%) Applications Developer
7 15 (4.52%) Web Applications Developer
7 15 (4.52%) Web Developer
8 14 (4.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 13 (3.92%) .NET Developer
9 13 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (3.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (3.92%) C# Developer
9 13 (3.92%) Project Manager
9 13 (3.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (9.64%) AngularJS
2 28 (8.43%) .NET
3 24 (7.23%) CSS
4 16 (4.82%) jQuery
4 16 (4.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 16 (4.82%) Web Services
5 15 (4.52%) Ajax
6 13 (3.92%) ASP.NET
7 12 (3.61%) MDX
8 9 (2.71%) HTML
8 9 (2.71%) Velocity
9 8 (2.41%) HTML5
9 8 (2.41%) Node.js
10 5 (1.51%) React
10 5 (1.51%) REST
11 4 (1.20%) CSS3
11 4 (1.20%) Django
11 4 (1.20%) Flask
11 4 (1.20%) React Native
11 4 (1.20%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 54 (16.27%) Life Science
2 22 (6.63%) Management Information System
3 21 (6.33%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (5.12%) Biotechnology
4 17 (5.12%) Pharmacovigilance
5 12 (3.61%) Analytical Mindset
5 12 (3.61%) User Experience
6 6 (1.81%) FMCG
6 6 (1.81%) PKI
6 6 (1.81%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.51%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.20%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.60%) Blog
10 2 (0.60%) CMDB
10 2 (0.60%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.30%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.30%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.30%) Shadow IT
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.84%) Windows
2 19 (5.72%) Linux
3 14 (4.22%) Windows Server 2016
4 10 (3.01%) Mac OS
4 10 (3.01%) Windows 10
5 8 (2.41%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.81%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.60%) Android
7 2 (0.60%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.60%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (26.51%) Computer Science
2 76 (22.89%) Problem-Solving
3 73 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (17.47%) Project Management
5 48 (14.46%) Analytics
6 46 (13.86%) Validation
7 39 (11.75%) DevOps
8 34 (10.24%) Mentoring
9 32 (9.64%) Scrum
10 31 (9.34%) ERP
11 29 (8.73%) Content Management
12 28 (8.43%) Asset Management
12 28 (8.43%) Software Engineering
13 25 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (6.33%) Data Analysis
14 21 (6.33%) Information Management
15 20 (6.02%) CRM
15 20 (6.02%) Cybersecurity
15 20 (6.02%) Presales
15 20 (6.02%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (27.41%) SQL
2 29 (8.73%) T-SQL
3 27 (8.13%) Python
4 25 (7.53%) JavaScript
5 22 (6.63%) C
6 20 (6.02%) C++
7 15 (4.52%) Tcl
7 15 (4.52%) VB
8 13 (3.92%) C#
9 12 (3.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 10 (3.01%) Go
11 8 (2.41%) VBA
12 7 (2.11%) R
13 6 (1.81%) Java
14 4 (1.20%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.20%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.90%) Java 11
16 1 (0.30%) Perl
16 1 (0.30%) PHP
16 1 (0.30%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 131 (39.46%) Degree
2 58 (17.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (5.42%) Master's Degree
4 12 (3.61%) CISA
4 12 (3.61%) CISM
4 12 (3.61%) CISSP
4 12 (3.61%) PMI Certification
4 12 (3.61%) PMP
5 11 (3.31%) CompTIA Security+
6 10 (3.01%) SANS
7 8 (2.41%) MBA
8 6 (1.81%) CCNA
8 6 (1.81%) CCNP
8 6 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.81%) PhD
9 4 (1.20%) CCA
9 4 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.20%) MCSA
9 4 (1.20%) MCSE
9 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.82%) SLA
2 7 (2.11%) QA
3 6 (1.81%) GDPR
3 6 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.51%) Accessibility
4 5 (1.51%) CDISC
5 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.60%) PSD2
6 1 (0.30%) COBIT
6 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.30%) GLBA
6 1 (0.30%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.30%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.30%) SOC 2
6 1 (0.30%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 25 (7.53%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.81%) BitLocker
2 6 (1.81%) Docker
3 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (3.61%) SCCM
2 10 (3.01%) Kibana
2 10 (3.01%) QRadar
3 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (1.20%) WSUS
5 2 (0.60%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.30%) Ansible
Vendors
1 90 (27.11%) Microsoft
2 37 (11.14%) SAP
3 29 (8.73%) Instagram
4 27 (8.13%) Oracle
4 27 (8.13%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (5.42%) Citrix
6 16 (4.82%) Workday
7 15 (4.52%) OpenText
8 14 (4.22%) Cisco
9 13 (3.92%) Splunk
10 10 (3.01%) Google
11 8 (2.41%) Apple
12 6 (1.81%) Remedy
12 6 (1.81%) VMware
13 5 (1.51%) Cadence
13 5 (1.51%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.51%) ServiceNow
13 5 (1.51%) Veeam
14 3 (0.90%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 3 (0.90%) Snow