The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
England / North East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 70 76
Permanent jobs citing French Language 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East - 1.08% 0.28%
As % of the General category - 3.00% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Median salary - £24,000 £35,950
Median salary % change year-on-year - -33.24%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% -9.33%  

French Language is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 173 233 251
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 27.16% 35.96% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 148 202 209
Median salary £34,000 £35,125 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.20% -9.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing French Language as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for French Language in the North East

French Language
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for French Language in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing French Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for French Language.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft

French Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft