Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
England > London
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 539 577 530
Rank change year-on-year +38 -47 -9
Permanent jobs citing French Language 293 250 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.42% 0.36% 0.46%
As % of the General category 0.85% 0.70% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 232 195 293
London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,625 £28,700 £26,300
90th Percentile £70,000 £85,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -

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 34,362 35,804 43,613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.48% 51.09% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 26,767 28,434 37,215
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 2018. 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 -41 41 £57,500 +4.55% 4
West London +19 23 £48,500 -15.65% 6
South London -10 1 £35,000 +52.17%
French Language
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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.

1 148 (50.51%) German Language
2 138 (47.10%) Finance
3 110 (37.54%) Degree
4 86 (29.35%) Banking
5 85 (29.01%) Italian Language
6 82 (27.99%) Oracle
7 72 (24.57%) Project Management
8 67 (22.87%) Spanish Language
9 62 (21.16%) Java
10 59 (20.14%) SQL
10 59 (20.14%) Computer Science
11 52 (17.75%) SQL Server
12 50 (17.06%) Front Office
13 43 (14.68%) Perl
14 41 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
15 39 (13.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 39 (13.31%) Tomcat
16 38 (12.97%) Python
16 38 (12.97%) Windows
17 37 (12.63%) Problem-Solving
18 36 (12.29%) Bash Shell
19 35 (11.95%) Hedge funds
19 35 (11.95%) Bloomberg
19 35 (11.95%) Fixed Income
19 35 (11.95%) Agile Software Development
20 34 (11.60%) Asset Management
20 34 (11.60%) Equities
20 34 (11.60%) Reuters
20 34 (11.60%) C#
20 34 (11.60%) C++

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 39 (13.31%) Tomcat
2 33 (11.26%) Apache
3 23 (7.85%) WebSphere
4 17 (5.80%) MQSeries
5 8 (2.73%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.05%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.71%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.37%) Predix
8 4 (1.37%) ThingWorx
9 3 (1.02%) CMS
9 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.68%) SAS
11 1 (0.34%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (7.51%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (5.12%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (2.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.34%) EViews
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 34 (11.60%) thinkFolio
2 9 (3.07%) Unit4 Business World
3 6 (2.05%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.68%) Maximo
5 1 (0.34%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.34%) Magento
5 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.34%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.34%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.34%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.19%) SaaS
2 9 (3.07%) Office 365
3 6 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (0.68%) Datadog
4 2 (0.68%) G Suite
4 2 (0.68%) Slack
5 1 (0.34%) AdWords
5 1 (0.34%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.34%) Firebase
5 1 (0.34%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.44%) BGP
1 13 (4.44%) MPLS
1 13 (4.44%) OSPF
2 11 (3.75%) Internet
3 9 (3.07%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.39%) DNS
4 7 (2.39%) EIGRP
4 7 (2.39%) Ethernet
4 7 (2.39%) SDH
5 5 (1.71%) DHCP
5 5 (1.71%) IP Telephony
5 5 (1.71%) IPsec
5 5 (1.71%) WAN
6 4 (1.37%) Firewall
7 3 (1.02%) LAN
7 3 (1.02%) NAS
7 3 (1.02%) SAN
7 3 (1.02%) SSH
7 3 (1.02%) VLAN
8 2 (0.68%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (17.75%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.51%) Relational Database
3 16 (5.46%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (2.39%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.05%) Big Data
5 6 (2.05%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.37%) Blockchain
7 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.02%) MySQL
7 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.68%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.68%) QlikView
9 1 (0.34%) DB2
9 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (5.80%) Ant
2 8 (2.73%) JIRA
3 1 (0.34%) CocoaPods
3 1 (0.34%) Mocha
3 1 (0.34%) Subversion
3 1 (0.34%) Xcode
General
1 148 (50.51%) German Language
2 138 (47.10%) Finance
3 86 (29.35%) Banking
4 85 (29.01%) Italian Language
5 67 (22.87%) Spanish Language
6 50 (17.06%) Front Office
7 25 (8.53%) Financial Institution
8 23 (7.85%) Dutch Language
9 22 (7.51%) Telecoms
10 20 (6.83%) Manufacturing
11 18 (6.14%) Portuguese Language
12 17 (5.80%) Investment Banking
13 12 (4.10%) Polish Language
14 11 (3.75%) Marketing
15 9 (3.07%) Arabic Language
16 7 (2.39%) Billing
16 7 (2.39%) Retail
16 7 (2.39%) Turkish Language
17 6 (2.05%) Legal
18 4 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 66 (22.53%) Support Engineer
2 41 (13.99%) Analyst
3 36 (12.29%) Consultant
4 34 (11.60%) Project Manager
5 32 (10.92%) Applications Engineer
5 32 (10.92%) Applications Support
5 32 (10.92%) Applications Support Engineer
6 27 (9.22%) Developer
7 19 (6.48%) IT Consultant
8 17 (5.80%) Architect
8 17 (5.80%) Business Analyst
8 17 (5.80%) Java Developer
8 17 (5.80%) Java Engineer
9 16 (5.46%) IT Manager
10 13 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support
11 12 (4.10%) IT Project Manager
12 10 (3.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 10 (3.41%) Support Analyst
13 9 (3.07%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.60%) FIX Protocol
2 18 (6.14%) J2EE
2 18 (6.14%) XML
3 17 (5.80%) Java EE
3 17 (5.80%) JSP
4 12 (4.10%) Web Services
5 9 (3.07%) CSS
5 9 (3.07%) HTML
6 7 (2.39%) React
7 5 (1.71%) Middleware
8 3 (1.02%) JSON
8 3 (1.02%) LDAP
9 2 (0.68%) .NET
10 1 (0.34%) COM
10 1 (0.34%) CSS3
10 1 (0.34%) HTML5
10 1 (0.34%) iOS SDK
10 1 (0.34%) Laravel
10 1 (0.34%) Node.js
10 1 (0.34%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 59 (20.14%) Computer Science
2 41 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (13.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 35 (11.95%) Fixed Income
4 35 (11.95%) Hedge funds
5 34 (11.60%) Equities
6 33 (11.26%) Derivative
7 16 (5.46%) Management Information System
8 14 (4.78%) Fintech
9 12 (4.10%) Social Media
10 9 (3.07%) User Experience
11 8 (2.73%) Virtual Team
12 6 (2.05%) Digital Currency
12 6 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (2.05%) SWIFT
13 4 (1.37%) EPoS
13 4 (1.37%) Internet of Things
13 4 (1.37%) Machine to Machine
13 4 (1.37%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.97%) Windows
2 21 (7.17%) Linux
3 17 (5.80%) AIX
4 13 (4.44%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.07%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.73%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.39%) Windows 10
8 6 (2.05%) Unix
9 5 (1.71%) Android
10 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (24.57%) Project Management
2 37 (12.63%) Problem-Solving
3 35 (11.95%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (11.60%) Asset Management
5 33 (11.26%) Wealth Management
6 31 (10.58%) Time Management
7 30 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (8.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (8.19%) ITIL
9 24 (8.19%) Software Engineering
10 23 (7.85%) CRM
11 19 (6.48%) Service Delivery
11 19 (6.48%) Service Management
12 18 (6.14%) Scrum
13 17 (5.80%) Customer-Centricity
13 17 (5.80%) ERP
13 17 (5.80%) Investment Management
14 16 (5.46%) Presales
15 15 (5.12%) Resource Allocation
15 15 (5.12%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (21.16%) Java
2 59 (20.14%) SQL
3 43 (14.68%) Perl
4 38 (12.97%) Python
5 36 (12.29%) Bash Shell
6 34 (11.60%) C#
6 34 (11.60%) C++
7 33 (11.26%) Bourne shell
7 33 (11.26%) Korn
7 33 (11.26%) Ruby
8 10 (3.41%) JavaScript
9 9 (3.07%) C
10 6 (2.05%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.05%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.68%) PHP
11 2 (0.68%) R
11 2 (0.68%) VBScript
12 1 (0.34%) COBOL
12 1 (0.34%) REXX
12 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 110 (37.54%) Degree
2 16 (5.46%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (4.10%) CCNP
4 11 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (2.73%) CCIE
5 8 (2.73%) Master's Degree
6 7 (2.39%) CCIP
6 7 (2.39%) CCNA
6 7 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.37%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.02%) MCSA
8 3 (1.02%) MCSE
8 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.68%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.68%) PMP
10 1 (0.34%) CCIE Data Center
10 1 (0.34%) CCIE Service Provider
10 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.75%) QA
2 8 (2.73%) PMO
3 7 (2.39%) SEPA
3 7 (2.39%) SLA
4 2 (0.68%) GDPR
5 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (7.51%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.02%) Docker
3 3 (1.02%) XenApp
4 1 (0.34%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.02%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (0.68%) Nagios
2 2 (0.68%) Pingdom
3 1 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.34%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.34%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.34%) vRealize
Vendors
1 82 (27.99%) Oracle
2 35 (11.95%) Bloomberg
3 34 (11.60%) Reuters
4 33 (11.26%) FXall
4 33 (11.26%) MarketAxess
4 33 (11.26%) Tradeweb
5 31 (10.58%) Microsoft
6 23 (7.85%) Cisco
7 20 (6.83%) SAP
8 19 (6.48%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (5.80%) VMware
10 13 (4.44%) hybris
11 12 (4.10%) Avaloq
12 10 (3.41%) Cognizant
13 7 (2.39%) Apple
14 6 (2.05%) Citrix
15 3 (1.02%) EMC
15 3 (1.02%) Remedy
15 3 (1.02%) Sage
15 3 (1.02%) Veeam