The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 152 162
Permanent jobs citing French Language 0 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.35% 0.13%
As % of the General category - 0.76% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £34,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1184 1318 1545
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 43.63% 45.99% 49.57%
Number of salaries quoted 768 634 924
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

French Language
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for French Language in Scotland