Period
to 22 January 2020

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 22 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 450 458 567
Rank change year-on-year +8 +109 -39
Permanent jobs citing French Language 255 354 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.50% 0.56% 0.38%
As % of the General category 1.02% 1.14% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 181 292 201
London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £88,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 24,980 31,151 37,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.68% 49.35% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19,652 24,570 28,476
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £98,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 22 January 2020.

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 22 January 2020. 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 +50 54 £47,500 -36.67% 13
West London +24 23 £55,000 +37.50% 7
South London - 1 £77,500 - 1
French Language
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, 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 (55.69%) German Language
2 101 (39.61%) Degree
3 83 (32.55%) Computer Science
3 83 (32.55%) Oracle
4 82 (32.16%) Spanish Language
5 72 (28.24%) Finance
6 70 (27.45%) SQL
7 69 (27.06%) Italian Language
8 64 (25.10%) SQL Server
9 62 (24.31%) Banking
10 57 (22.35%) Windows
11 49 (19.22%) Derivative
11 49 (19.22%) Problem-Solving
12 48 (18.82%) SaaS
12 48 (18.82%) Fixed Income
13 47 (18.43%) Asset Management
13 47 (18.43%) Java
14 46 (18.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 46 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
14 46 (18.04%) Hedge funds
15 45 (17.65%) Wealth Management
15 45 (17.65%) Investment Management
15 45 (17.65%) Equities
15 45 (17.65%) C#
16 44 (17.25%) Front Office
17 41 (16.08%) thinkFolio
18 38 (14.90%) Dutch Language
19 35 (13.73%) Perl
20 34 (13.33%) XML
20 34 (13.33%) Microsoft

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 24 (9.41%) Apache
1 24 (9.41%) Tomcat
2 20 (7.84%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (3.14%) IIS
4 7 (2.75%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.35%) Confluence
6 3 (1.18%) CMS
6 3 (1.18%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.18%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 16 (6.27%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.78%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (16.08%) thinkFolio
2 20 (7.84%) Front Arena
2 20 (7.84%) Markit EDM
3 5 (1.96%) SAP ERP
4 4 (1.57%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.78%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 2 (0.78%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.78%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.39%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.39%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.39%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.39%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 48 (18.82%) SaaS
2 12 (4.71%) Office 365
3 9 (3.53%) AWS
4 7 (2.75%) IaaS
4 7 (2.75%) PaaS
5 5 (1.96%) Azure
6 4 (1.57%) GCP
6 4 (1.57%) IBM Cloud
6 4 (1.57%) SoftLayer
6 4 (1.57%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.39%) Datadog
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.39%) SurveyMonkey
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.02%) WAN
2 17 (6.67%) BGP
3 16 (6.27%) MPLS
3 16 (6.27%) OSPF
4 15 (5.88%) LAN
5 12 (4.71%) DNS
5 12 (4.71%) IPsec
6 11 (4.31%) DHCP
6 11 (4.31%) Firewall
6 11 (4.31%) TCP/IP
6 11 (4.31%) VoIP
7 9 (3.53%) SDH
8 8 (3.14%) IP Telephony
8 8 (3.14%) Remote Desktop
8 8 (3.14%) Wireless
9 7 (2.75%) VPN
10 5 (1.96%) Ethernet
11 4 (1.57%) SAN
11 4 (1.57%) SNMP
11 4 (1.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (25.10%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.98%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.75%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.35%) MySQL
5 2 (0.78%) Big Data
6 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (8.24%) JIRA
2 13 (5.10%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.35%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (2.35%) Subversion
4 5 (1.96%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.57%) Maven
5 4 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.57%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.39%) GitLab
General
1 142 (55.69%) German Language
2 82 (32.16%) Spanish Language
3 72 (28.24%) Finance
4 69 (27.06%) Italian Language
5 62 (24.31%) Banking
6 44 (17.25%) Front Office
7 38 (14.90%) Dutch Language
8 25 (9.80%) Marketing
9 24 (9.41%) Investment Banking
10 22 (8.63%) Private Banking
11 19 (7.45%) Telecoms
12 13 (5.10%) Games
13 12 (4.71%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (2.75%) Advertising
15 6 (2.35%) Back Office
16 5 (1.96%) Portuguese Language
16 5 (1.96%) Swedish Language
17 4 (1.57%) Danish Language
17 4 (1.57%) Finnish Language
18 3 (1.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 60 (23.53%) Consultant
2 32 (12.55%) Support Engineer
3 31 (12.16%) Analyst
4 26 (10.20%) Applications Support
5 24 (9.41%) Applications Engineer
5 24 (9.41%) Applications Support Engineer
6 22 (8.63%) Developer
7 20 (7.84%) Technical Consultant
8 18 (7.06%) IT Consultant
9 17 (6.67%) Technical Support
10 16 (6.27%) Graduate
11 15 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
12 14 (5.49%) Support Analyst
12 14 (5.49%) Technical Implementation Consultant
13 13 (5.10%) Java Developer
14 11 (4.31%) C# Developer
14 11 (4.31%) Service Analyst
15 10 (3.92%) Java Consultant
16 9 (3.53%) Applications Consultant
16 9 (3.53%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (13.33%) XML
2 21 (8.24%) FIX Protocol
3 18 (7.06%) .NET
4 14 (5.49%) J2EE
5 8 (3.14%) HTML
6 4 (1.57%) JPA
6 4 (1.57%) MDX
6 4 (1.57%) Node.js
6 4 (1.57%) REST
6 4 (1.57%) RESTful
6 4 (1.57%) Spring
6 4 (1.57%) Web Services
7 3 (1.18%) CSS
7 3 (1.18%) Middleware
7 3 (1.18%) XML Messaging
8 2 (0.78%) HTML5
8 2 (0.78%) Sass
8 2 (0.78%) STL
8 2 (0.78%) WCF
8 2 (0.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 49 (19.22%) Derivative
2 48 (18.82%) Fixed Income
3 46 (18.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 46 (18.04%) Hedge funds
4 45 (17.65%) Equities
5 26 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (9.80%) Self-Motivation
7 23 (9.02%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (4.71%) Life Science
8 12 (4.71%) Linux Command Line
8 12 (4.71%) Robotics
9 8 (3.14%) Blackberry
9 8 (3.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 7 (2.75%) Blog
11 6 (2.35%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.57%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.57%) Enterprise Cloud
12 4 (1.57%) RIA
12 4 (1.57%) Smartphone
12 4 (1.57%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 57 (22.35%) Windows
2 17 (6.67%) Linux
3 16 (6.27%) Windows 10
4 12 (4.71%) Unix
5 11 (4.31%) Windows 7
5 11 (4.31%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.14%) Android
6 8 (3.14%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (32.55%) Computer Science
2 49 (19.22%) Problem-Solving
3 47 (18.43%) Asset Management
4 46 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (17.65%) Investment Management
5 45 (17.65%) Wealth Management
6 28 (10.98%) Business Analysis
6 28 (10.98%) Fintech
6 28 (10.98%) Workflow
7 24 (9.41%) Software Engineering
8 20 (7.84%) Project Management
9 17 (6.67%) Presales
9 17 (6.67%) Product Management
10 16 (6.27%) Customer Requirements
10 16 (6.27%) Quality Management
11 15 (5.88%) Time Management
12 14 (5.49%) Business Development
12 14 (5.49%) ITIL
12 14 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (5.49%) Telesales
Programming Languages
1 70 (27.45%) SQL
2 47 (18.43%) Java
3 45 (17.65%) C#
4 35 (13.73%) Perl
5 28 (10.98%) Python
6 26 (10.20%) C++
7 24 (9.41%) Bash Shell
7 24 (9.41%) Bourne shell
7 24 (9.41%) Korn
7 24 (9.41%) Ruby
8 7 (2.75%) JavaScript
9 6 (2.35%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.78%) ES6
10 2 (0.78%) Java 8
10 2 (0.78%) PHP
11 1 (0.39%) C
11 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 101 (39.61%) Degree
2 20 (7.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (5.10%) CCNP
5 9 (3.53%) CCNA
6 8 (3.14%) CCIE
7 7 (2.75%) Master's Degree
8 4 (1.57%) CCIP
8 4 (1.57%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.18%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.39%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.39%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.31%) QA
2 7 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 5 (1.96%) PMO
4 3 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.78%) GDPR
6 1 (0.39%) MiFID
6 1 (0.39%) SEPA
6 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.14%) Docker
3 7 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.75%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.18%) Ansible
3 2 (0.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 83 (32.55%) Oracle
2 34 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 34 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
3 25 (9.80%) Bloomberg
4 22 (8.63%) Reuters
5 21 (8.24%) Avaloq
5 21 (8.24%) Eze Software Group
5 21 (8.24%) FXall
5 21 (8.24%) ION Trading
5 21 (8.24%) MarketAxess
5 21 (8.24%) Tradeweb
6 20 (7.84%) Calypso
6 20 (7.84%) Charles River
6 20 (7.84%) SimCorp
7 17 (6.67%) Cisco
8 10 (3.92%) SAP
9 8 (3.14%) Fortinet
10 7 (2.75%) VMware
11 5 (1.96%) Google
11 5 (1.96%) Juniper