Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 421 487 602
Rank change year-on-year +66 +115 -64
Permanent jobs citing French Language 330 352 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.60% 0.53% 0.35%
As % of the General category 1.25% 1.05% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 243 298 210
London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £34,850 £27,350 £27,900
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +29.41% +6.25% +3.90%

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 26,363 33,391 41,269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.29% 49.87% 55.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20,793 26,417 29,037
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +23 50 £45,000 -21.74% 13
West London +26 30 £55,000 +44.74% 4
French Language
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 213 (64.55%) German Language
2 138 (41.82%) Oracle
3 131 (39.70%) Spanish Language
4 126 (38.18%) Italian Language
4 126 (38.18%) Finance
5 121 (36.67%) SQL
6 115 (34.85%) SQL Server
7 112 (33.94%) Degree
8 105 (31.82%) Fixed Income
9 104 (31.52%) Derivative
10 101 (30.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 100 (30.30%) Asset Management
12 99 (30.00%) Equities
12 99 (30.00%) Front Office
12 99 (30.00%) Hedge funds
13 98 (29.70%) Investment Management
14 95 (28.79%) thinkFolio
15 91 (27.58%) Agile Software Development
16 87 (26.36%) Dutch Language
17 85 (25.76%) XML
18 83 (25.15%) Computer Science
19 82 (24.85%) Workflow
20 77 (23.33%) Software Engineering
20 77 (23.33%) Business Analysis
21 74 (22.42%) SimCorp
21 74 (22.42%) Front Arena
21 74 (22.42%) Oracle Workflow
21 74 (22.42%) Calypso
21 74 (22.42%) Charles River
21 74 (22.42%) Markit EDM

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 74 (22.42%) Oracle Workflow
2 24 (7.27%) Apache
2 24 (7.27%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.42%) IIS
4 3 (0.91%) CMS
4 3 (0.91%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.91%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.91%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (3.94%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.52%) Sketch
5 4 (1.21%) Chatbot
5 4 (1.21%) Figma
5 4 (1.21%) InVision
5 4 (1.21%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.21%) Zeplin
6 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 95 (28.79%) thinkFolio
2 74 (22.42%) Front Arena
2 74 (22.42%) Markit EDM
3 4 (1.21%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.30%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.30%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.30%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 54 (16.36%) SaaS
2 10 (3.03%) Office 365
3 7 (2.12%) IaaS
3 7 (2.12%) PaaS
4 6 (1.82%) AWS
5 3 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.30%) Azure
7 1 (0.30%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.67%) WAN
2 15 (4.55%) BGP
3 14 (4.24%) MPLS
3 14 (4.24%) OSPF
4 12 (3.64%) DNS
5 11 (3.33%) IP Telephony
5 11 (3.33%) IPsec
5 11 (3.33%) LAN
5 11 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 11 (3.33%) VoIP
6 10 (3.03%) DHCP
7 8 (2.42%) Firewall
8 7 (2.12%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (2.12%) VPN
8 7 (2.12%) Wireless
9 4 (1.21%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.21%) SDH
9 4 (1.21%) Skype
10 3 (0.91%) EIGRP
10 3 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 36 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.12%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.82%) MySQL
5 3 (0.91%) Big Data
6 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (3.94%) JIRA
2 10 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (1.82%) Subversion
4 5 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.52%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.30%) GitLab
5 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
General
1 213 (64.55%) German Language
2 131 (39.70%) Spanish Language
3 126 (38.18%) Finance
3 126 (38.18%) Italian Language
4 99 (30.00%) Front Office
5 87 (26.36%) Dutch Language
6 68 (20.61%) Banking
7 31 (9.39%) Marketing
8 25 (7.58%) Private Banking
9 24 (7.27%) Investment Banking
10 22 (6.67%) Telecoms
11 16 (4.85%) Games
12 15 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (3.94%) Retail
14 8 (2.42%) Advertising
14 8 (2.42%) Back Office
15 6 (1.82%) Swedish Language
16 5 (1.52%) Law
16 5 (1.52%) Portuguese Language
17 4 (1.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 110 (33.33%) Consultant
2 57 (17.27%) Technical Consultant
3 52 (15.76%) Implementation Consultant
4 50 (15.15%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 40 (12.12%) Developer
6 39 (11.82%) Support Engineer
7 28 (8.48%) Java Consultant
8 27 (8.18%) IT Consultant
9 26 (7.88%) Applications Support
10 25 (7.58%) Applications Engineer
10 25 (7.58%) Applications Support Engineer
10 25 (7.58%) J2EE Consultant
10 25 (7.58%) Software Engineer
11 24 (7.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 20 (6.06%) C# Developer
13 19 (5.76%) Analyst
14 18 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
14 18 (5.45%) Java Developer
14 18 (5.45%) Technical Support
15 17 (5.15%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (25.76%) XML
2 46 (13.94%) .NET
3 37 (11.21%) J2EE
4 21 (6.36%) FIX Protocol
5 8 (2.42%) HTML
6 7 (2.12%) CSS
7 5 (1.52%) Web Services
8 4 (1.21%) MDX
8 4 (1.21%) Middleware
9 3 (0.91%) WCF
9 3 (0.91%) WinForms
9 3 (0.91%) WPF
9 3 (0.91%) XML Messaging
10 2 (0.61%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (0.61%) HTML5
10 2 (0.61%) Sass
11 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.30%) REST
11 1 (0.30%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 105 (31.82%) Fixed Income
2 104 (31.52%) Derivative
3 101 (30.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 99 (30.00%) Equities
4 99 (30.00%) Hedge funds
5 27 (8.18%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (7.27%) Self-Motivation
8 22 (6.67%) Robotics
9 16 (4.85%) Linux Command Line
10 15 (4.55%) Life Science
11 8 (2.42%) Data Centre
11 8 (2.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 7 (2.12%) Blackberry
12 7 (2.12%) Blog
12 7 (2.12%) User Experience
13 4 (1.21%) Driving Licence
13 4 (1.21%) Enterprise Cloud
13 4 (1.21%) Photography
13 4 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (14.55%) Windows
2 17 (5.15%) Unix
3 16 (4.85%) Windows 10
4 10 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 9 (2.73%) Linux
6 8 (2.42%) Windows Server
7 7 (2.12%) Android
7 7 (2.12%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (30.30%) Asset Management
2 98 (29.70%) Investment Management
3 91 (27.58%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (25.15%) Computer Science
5 82 (24.85%) Workflow
6 77 (23.33%) Business Analysis
6 77 (23.33%) Software Engineering
7 59 (17.88%) Problem-Solving
8 54 (16.36%) Wealth Management
9 33 (10.00%) Fintech
10 26 (7.88%) Quality Management
10 26 (7.88%) WFM
11 23 (6.97%) Business Transformation
11 23 (6.97%) Performance Improvement
12 22 (6.67%) Business Development
13 19 (5.76%) Product Management
13 19 (5.76%) Project Management
13 19 (5.76%) Telesales
14 16 (4.85%) Lead Generation
15 13 (3.94%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 121 (36.67%) SQL
2 73 (22.12%) C#
3 71 (21.52%) Java
4 54 (16.36%) Perl
5 31 (9.39%) Python
6 27 (8.18%) C++
7 25 (7.58%) Bash Shell
8 24 (7.27%) Bourne shell
8 24 (7.27%) Korn
8 24 (7.27%) Ruby
9 6 (1.82%) Apex Code
10 3 (0.91%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.91%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.61%) C
11 2 (0.61%) ES6
11 2 (0.61%) Java 8
11 2 (0.61%) PHP
11 2 (0.61%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.30%) AWK
12 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 112 (33.94%) Degree
2 16 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (4.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (4.55%) CCNP
4 13 (3.94%) CCNA
5 8 (2.42%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.21%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.91%) CCIE
7 3 (0.91%) CCIP
7 3 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.30%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.30%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.03%) QA
2 8 (2.42%) PMO
3 7 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.61%) GDPR
6 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.30%) MiFID
6 1 (0.30%) SEPA
6 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (3.94%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.42%) Docker
3 3 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.12%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.91%) Ansible
3 2 (0.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 138 (41.82%) Oracle
2 74 (22.42%) Calypso
2 74 (22.42%) Charles River
2 74 (22.42%) SimCorp
3 41 (12.42%) Salesforce.com
4 30 (9.09%) Avaloq
5 28 (8.48%) Bloomberg
5 28 (8.48%) Microsoft
6 22 (6.67%) Reuters
7 21 (6.36%) Eze Software Group
7 21 (6.36%) FXall
7 21 (6.36%) ION Trading
7 21 (6.36%) MarketAxess
7 21 (6.36%) Tradeweb
8 16 (4.85%) Cisco
9 5 (1.52%) Google
9 5 (1.52%) SAP
10 3 (0.91%) Fortinet
10 3 (0.91%) VMware
10 3 (0.91%) WSO2