Period
to 25 May 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited French Language over the 6 months to 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
England > London
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 493 530 565
Rank change year-on-year +37 +35 -28
Permanent jobs citing French Language 273 299 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.43% 0.37%
As % of the General category 0.98% 0.86% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 222 231 200
London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -2.44% -2.38%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £28,950
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £53,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +19.44% +12.50% -6.43%

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 27,815 34,585 34,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.42% 49.46% 50.84%
Number of salaries quoted 21,881 26,955 28,397
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £96,250 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing French Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for French Language in London

French Language
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing French Language in London.

Salary trend for French Language in London

French Language
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing French Language in London over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for French Language in London

French Language
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the London region over the 6 months to 25 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
Central London +25 45 £75,000 +33.33% 2
West London +15 10 £45,000 -7.22% 3
East London - 1 - -
French Language
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for French Language.

1 142 (52.01%) Finance
1 142 (52.01%) German Language
2 126 (46.15%) Degree
3 118 (43.22%) Spanish Language
4 90 (32.97%) Banking
5 89 (32.60%) Oracle
6 88 (32.23%) Computer Science
7 80 (29.30%) Italian Language
8 74 (27.11%) SQL
9 69 (25.27%) Project Management
10 59 (21.61%) Wealth Management
11 57 (20.88%) Java
12 56 (20.51%) Python
13 54 (19.78%) SaaS
14 53 (19.41%) C#
15 52 (19.05%) Front Office
15 52 (19.05%) Economics
15 52 (19.05%) Asset Management
16 51 (18.68%) Derivative
17 50 (18.32%) Fixed Income
17 50 (18.32%) Equities
17 50 (18.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 50 (18.32%) Hedge funds
17 50 (18.32%) thinkFolio
17 50 (18.32%) Investment Management
18 48 (17.58%) C++
19 47 (17.22%) Perl
20 46 (16.85%) Apache
20 46 (16.85%) Tomcat
21 45 (16.48%) Reuters

French Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 46 (16.85%) Apache
1 46 (16.85%) Tomcat
2 15 (5.49%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.20%) CMS
3 6 (2.20%) OpenStack
3 6 (2.20%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.10%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.73%) IIS
5 2 (0.73%) JBoss
5 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.73%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.37%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.37%) Magnolia
Applications
1 19 (6.96%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 50 (18.32%) thinkFolio
2 13 (4.76%) Eze OMS
3 6 (2.20%) Front Arena
3 6 (2.20%) Markit EDM
4 3 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.37%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 54 (19.78%) SaaS
2 8 (2.93%) PaaS
3 5 (1.83%) IaaS
4 3 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.73%) Datadog
5 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.73%) Office 365
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) G Suite
6 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle CX
6 1 (0.37%) Responsys
6 1 (0.37%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.59%) TCP/IP
2 17 (6.23%) BGP
2 17 (6.23%) MPLS
3 16 (5.86%) WAN
4 13 (4.76%) OSPF
5 12 (4.40%) IP Telephony
5 12 (4.40%) IPsec
6 9 (3.30%) VPN
7 6 (2.20%) Firewall
8 5 (1.83%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.47%) LAN
9 4 (1.47%) Unified Communications
9 4 (1.47%) VPLS
10 3 (1.10%) Internet
11 1 (0.37%) EIGRP
11 1 (0.37%) Network Security
11 1 (0.37%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 33 (12.09%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.20%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.73%) DB2
5 2 (0.73%) JasperReports
5 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.37%) Big Data
6 1 (0.37%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.37%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.37%) HBase
6 1 (0.37%) Looker
Development Applications
1 9 (3.30%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.83%) JIRA
3 3 (1.10%) Pivotal Tracker
General
1 142 (52.01%) Finance
1 142 (52.01%) German Language
2 118 (43.22%) Spanish Language
3 90 (32.97%) Banking
4 80 (29.30%) Italian Language
5 52 (19.05%) Front Office
6 39 (14.29%) Financial Institution
7 25 (9.16%) Retail
8 18 (6.59%) Telecoms
9 17 (6.23%) Investment Banking
10 15 (5.49%) Portuguese Language
11 13 (4.76%) Arabic Language
12 12 (4.40%) Dutch Language
12 12 (4.40%) Swedish Language
13 11 (4.03%) Back Office
14 9 (3.30%) Norwegian Language
15 6 (2.20%) Legal
15 6 (2.20%) Marketing
16 5 (1.83%) Advertising
17 4 (1.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (14.29%) Consultant
2 31 (11.36%) Analyst
2 31 (11.36%) Project Manager
3 26 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 21 (7.69%) IT Consultant
5 18 (6.59%) Applications Support
5 18 (6.59%) Senior Manager
6 16 (5.86%) Account Manager
7 13 (4.76%) Applications Engineer
7 13 (4.76%) Applications Support Engineer
7 13 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
8 12 (4.40%) Developer
8 12 (4.40%) Graduate
8 12 (4.40%) IT Manager
8 12 (4.40%) Senior Account Manager
9 10 (3.66%) .NET Developer
9 10 (3.66%) C# Developer
9 10 (3.66%) Project Analyst
9 10 (3.66%) Senior Applications Engineer
9 10 (3.66%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (16.12%) FIX Protocol
2 18 (6.59%) XML
3 14 (5.13%) .NET
4 9 (3.30%) ASP.NET
4 9 (3.30%) SOAP
4 9 (3.30%) Web Services
4 9 (3.30%) WinForms
5 5 (1.83%) libvirt
6 3 (1.10%) J2EE
7 2 (0.73%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.73%) Apache POI
7 2 (0.73%) MDX
7 2 (0.73%) Velocity
8 1 (0.37%) COM
8 1 (0.37%) EDI
8 1 (0.37%) FreeMarker
8 1 (0.37%) JSON
8 1 (0.37%) JSR 170
8 1 (0.37%) Kafka
8 1 (0.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 51 (18.68%) Derivative
2 50 (18.32%) Equities
2 50 (18.32%) Fixed Income
2 50 (18.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 50 (18.32%) Hedge funds
3 34 (12.45%) Fintech
4 28 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (6.59%) Management Information System
6 15 (5.49%) FMCG
7 7 (2.56%) Social Media
8 6 (2.20%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.83%) Blog
9 5 (1.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.83%) User Experience
10 4 (1.47%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.47%) Smart City
11 3 (1.10%) IVR
11 3 (1.10%) Robotics
11 3 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.06%) Windows
2 15 (5.49%) Linux
3 5 (1.83%) Ubuntu
4 4 (1.47%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.73%) Unix
5 2 (0.73%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.73%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (32.23%) Computer Science
2 69 (25.27%) Project Management
3 59 (21.61%) Wealth Management
4 52 (19.05%) Asset Management
4 52 (19.05%) Economics
5 50 (18.32%) Investment Management
6 41 (15.02%) Business Analysis
7 37 (13.55%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (11.72%) Fund Management
9 30 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (6.23%) Presales
11 16 (5.86%) Change Management
11 16 (5.86%) Software Engineering
12 15 (5.49%) CRM
12 15 (5.49%) People Management
13 14 (5.13%) ITIL
14 13 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (3.66%) ERP
16 10 (3.66%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 74 (27.11%) SQL
2 57 (20.88%) Java
3 56 (20.51%) Python
4 53 (19.41%) C#
5 48 (17.58%) C++
6 47 (17.22%) Perl
7 44 (16.12%) Bash Shell
8 37 (13.55%) Ruby
9 16 (5.86%) VBA
10 10 (3.66%) Bourne shell
10 10 (3.66%) Korn
11 4 (1.47%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.10%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.73%) C
13 2 (0.73%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.73%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 126 (46.15%) Degree
2 13 (4.76%) CCNP
2 13 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (4.40%) CCNA
4 11 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (3.30%) Master's Degree
6 6 (2.20%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (1.47%) MCP
7 4 (1.47%) MCSA
7 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.47%) PhD
8 1 (0.37%) CCIE
8 1 (0.37%) CCIP
8 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.93%) PMO
1 8 (2.93%) SLA
2 5 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (1.10%) QA
4 2 (0.73%) ISO 15022
4 2 (0.73%) ISO 20022
4 2 (0.73%) SEPA
5 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.37%) PSD2
5 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.83%) KVM
2 4 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.47%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.83%) Juju
1 5 (1.83%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.73%) Nagios
Vendors
1 89 (32.60%) Oracle
2 45 (16.48%) Bloomberg
2 45 (16.48%) Reuters
3 44 (16.12%) Eze Software Group
3 44 (16.12%) FXall
3 44 (16.12%) ION Trading
3 44 (16.12%) MarketAxess
3 44 (16.12%) Tradeweb
4 41 (15.02%) Microsoft
5 34 (12.45%) Avaloq
6 24 (8.79%) Cisco
7 9 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (2.56%) VMware
9 6 (2.20%) Calypso
9 6 (2.20%) Charles River
9 6 (2.20%) SimCorp
9 6 (2.20%) TOWER Software
10 5 (1.83%) Juniper
11 4 (1.47%) Citrix
11 4 (1.47%) Nokia