Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 445 555 521
Rank change year-on-year +110 -34 +87
Permanent jobs citing French Language 358 266 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.57% 0.38% 0.45%
As % of the General category 1.19% 0.72% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 295 199 276
London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £25,563
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 30,132 37,084 37,098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.96% 52.84% 52.16%
Number of salaries quoted 23,836 27,783 31,506
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,750 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +33 42 £70,000 +55.56% 14
West London +22 23 £40,000 -17.53% 3
East London +16 3 £50,000 -58.33% 3
North London - 2 £100,000 - 1
French Language
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 195 (54.47%) German Language
2 177 (49.44%) Degree
3 148 (41.34%) Spanish Language
4 143 (39.94%) Finance
5 117 (32.68%) Banking
6 109 (30.45%) Computer Science
7 102 (28.49%) Oracle
8 97 (27.09%) SQL
9 94 (26.26%) Italian Language
10 80 (22.35%) Project Management
11 72 (20.11%) SaaS
12 66 (18.44%) Wealth Management
12 66 (18.44%) C#
13 65 (18.16%) Java
14 63 (17.60%) SQL Server
14 63 (17.60%) Python
15 61 (17.04%) C++
15 61 (17.04%) Perl
16 55 (15.36%) Analytical Skills
17 52 (14.53%) Front Office
17 52 (14.53%) Problem-Solving
18 51 (14.25%) Bash Shell
18 51 (14.25%) Derivative
19 50 (13.97%) FIX Protocol
19 50 (13.97%) Investment Banking
19 50 (13.97%) Telecoms
19 50 (13.97%) Asset Management
19 50 (13.97%) Equities
19 50 (13.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 50 (13.97%) 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 49 (13.69%) Apache
1 49 (13.69%) Tomcat
2 6 (1.68%) CMS
3 3 (0.84%) IIS
3 3 (0.84%) JBoss
3 3 (0.84%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.84%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.56%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.56%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.28%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (5.59%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 49 (13.69%) thinkFolio
2 5 (1.40%) Eze OMS
2 5 (1.40%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.84%) Relativity
3 3 (0.84%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.28%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.28%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.28%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 72 (20.11%) SaaS
2 8 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.23%) IaaS
2 8 (2.23%) PaaS
3 7 (1.96%) Office 365
4 4 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.56%) Datadog
5 2 (0.56%) Slack
6 1 (0.28%) AdWords
6 1 (0.28%) Asana
6 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.28%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.38%) BGP
1 30 (8.38%) MPLS
2 24 (6.70%) OSPF
3 21 (5.87%) WAN
4 18 (5.03%) VPN
5 17 (4.75%) Ethernet
6 14 (3.91%) TCP/IP
7 13 (3.63%) IP Telephony
7 13 (3.63%) IPsec
8 11 (3.07%) EIGRP
8 11 (3.07%) SDH
9 10 (2.79%) Internet
10 9 (2.51%) Firewall
11 8 (2.23%) LAN
12 6 (1.68%) VPLS
13 4 (1.12%) DNS
14 3 (0.84%) Broadband
14 3 (0.84%) HbbTV
14 3 (0.84%) PABX
14 3 (0.84%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (17.60%) SQL Server
2 42 (11.73%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.23%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.84%) Blockchain
7 2 (0.56%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.56%) DB2
7 2 (0.56%) HBase
7 2 (0.56%) MySQL
8 1 (0.28%) Big Data
8 1 (0.28%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.28%) Looker
8 1 (0.28%) Lumira
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.28%) Power BI
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (4.47%) JIRA
2 6 (1.68%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.56%) GitLab
3 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.28%) Ant
General
1 195 (54.47%) German Language
2 148 (41.34%) Spanish Language
3 143 (39.94%) Finance
4 117 (32.68%) Banking
5 94 (26.26%) Italian Language
6 52 (14.53%) Front Office
7 50 (13.97%) Investment Banking
7 50 (13.97%) Telecoms
8 27 (7.54%) Retail
9 26 (7.26%) Financial Institution
10 23 (6.42%) Portuguese Language
11 22 (6.15%) Arabic Language
12 20 (5.59%) Marketing
13 19 (5.31%) Back Office
14 13 (3.63%) Swedish Language
15 12 (3.35%) Advertising
16 9 (2.51%) Legal
17 7 (1.96%) Law
18 6 (1.68%) Norwegian Language
18 6 (1.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (17.04%) Consultant
2 58 (16.20%) Support Engineer
3 43 (12.01%) Applications Support
4 38 (10.61%) Applications Engineer
4 38 (10.61%) Applications Support Engineer
5 34 (9.50%) Project Manager
6 32 (8.94%) Analyst
7 28 (7.82%) Senior Support Engineer
8 25 (6.98%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 25 (6.98%) Senior Applications Support
9 24 (6.70%) IT Consultant
10 19 (5.31%) Senior Manager
11 18 (5.03%) Graduate
11 18 (5.03%) Technical Support
12 15 (4.19%) Systems Support Engineer
13 14 (3.91%) Product Specialist
13 14 (3.91%) Products Support Specialist
13 14 (3.91%) Support Specialist
14 13 (3.63%) Support Analyst
14 13 (3.63%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (13.97%) FIX Protocol
2 13 (3.63%) MDX
3 12 (3.35%) Web Services
4 11 (3.07%) XML
5 10 (2.79%) .NET
6 9 (2.51%) SOAP
7 6 (1.68%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.68%) WinForms
8 5 (1.40%) REST
9 4 (1.12%) HTML
10 3 (0.84%) CSS
11 2 (0.56%) EJB
11 2 (0.56%) Elastic Stack
11 2 (0.56%) Kafka
11 2 (0.56%) Velocity
12 1 (0.28%) ActiveMQ
12 1 (0.28%) EJB 3.0
12 1 (0.28%) HornetQ
12 1 (0.28%) HTML5
12 1 (0.28%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 55 (15.36%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (14.25%) Derivative
3 50 (13.97%) Equities
3 50 (13.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 49 (13.69%) Fixed Income
4 49 (13.69%) Hedge funds
5 18 (5.03%) Data Centre
6 15 (4.19%) FMCG
7 13 (3.63%) Fintech
8 11 (3.07%) Robotics
9 10 (2.79%) Management Information System
10 8 (2.23%) Blog
11 6 (1.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (1.40%) Marketing Technology
13 4 (1.12%) Analytical Mindset
14 3 (0.84%) Bitcoin
14 3 (0.84%) Handset
14 3 (0.84%) Over-the-Top Content
14 3 (0.84%) Smart City
14 3 (0.84%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.57%) Windows
2 20 (5.59%) Windows Server
3 13 (3.63%) Linux
4 5 (1.40%) Unix
4 5 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.12%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.56%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.28%) CentOS
7 1 (0.28%) Debian
7 1 (0.28%) Solaris
7 1 (0.28%) SUSE
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (30.45%) Computer Science
2 80 (22.35%) Project Management
3 66 (18.44%) Wealth Management
4 52 (14.53%) Problem-Solving
5 50 (13.97%) Asset Management
6 49 (13.69%) Investment Management
7 42 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (8.38%) Business Analysis
8 30 (8.38%) Change Management
9 25 (6.98%) Economics
10 24 (6.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (6.15%) Analytics
12 20 (5.59%) Product Management
13 19 (5.31%) Risk Management
14 17 (4.75%) ERP
14 17 (4.75%) Scrum
15 16 (4.47%) CRM
15 16 (4.47%) Customer Requirements
15 16 (4.47%) Service Management
16 15 (4.19%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 97 (27.09%) SQL
2 66 (18.44%) C#
3 65 (18.16%) Java
4 63 (17.60%) Python
5 61 (17.04%) C++
5 61 (17.04%) Perl
6 51 (14.25%) Bash Shell
7 49 (13.69%) Ruby
8 39 (10.89%) Bourne shell
8 39 (10.89%) Korn
9 8 (2.23%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.68%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.56%) VB
12 1 (0.28%) AWK
12 1 (0.28%) C
12 1 (0.28%) PHP
12 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.28%) R
12 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 177 (49.44%) Degree
2 24 (6.70%) CCNP
2 24 (6.70%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (3.91%) Master's Degree
4 13 (3.63%) CCNA
4 13 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (3.07%) CCIE
5 11 (3.07%) CCIP
6 6 (1.68%) PMP
6 6 (1.68%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.12%) PhD
8 3 (0.84%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.28%) CISA
9 1 (0.28%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.70%) QA
2 14 (3.91%) Data Quality
3 11 (3.07%) PMO
4 8 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 6 (1.68%) SEPA
6 3 (0.84%) PSD2
6 3 (0.84%) TARGET2
7 2 (0.56%) GDPR
8 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.40%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.56%) Docker
3 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Ansible
2 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 102 (28.49%) Oracle
2 50 (13.97%) Bloomberg
2 50 (13.97%) Reuters
3 49 (13.69%) FXall
3 49 (13.69%) MarketAxess
3 49 (13.69%) Tradeweb
4 42 (11.73%) Cisco
5 35 (9.78%) ION Trading
6 34 (9.50%) Eze Software Group
7 33 (9.22%) Avaloq
8 23 (6.42%) Microsoft
9 14 (3.91%) SAP
10 11 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (2.79%) VMware
12 8 (2.23%) Ariba
13 6 (1.68%) Ciena
13 6 (1.68%) Juniper
13 6 (1.68%) Nokia
14 5 (1.40%) EMC
15 4 (1.12%) Citrix