The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited French Language over the 3 months to 26 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
UK
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 646 540 545
Rank change year-on-year -106 +5  
Permanent jobs citing French Language 243 425 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.43% 0.45%
As % of the General category 0.68% 1.00% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 179 341 284
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £66,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -7.89%  

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 with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 35894 42652 47498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.96% 43.39% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 28298 34788 37433
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

French Language
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for French Language in the UK

French Language
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing French Language over the 3 months to 26 May 2017.

Salary histogram for French Language in the UK

French Language
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -72 235 £41,250 -13.15% 45
London -56 130 £45,000 -14.28% 23
South East +50 69 £38,000 +8.57% 8
Berkshire +40 23 £39,500 -1.25% 2
Reading +33 22 £36,000 -10.00% 2
West Sussex +7 20 £32,500 -7.14% 4
City of London +1 18 £55,000 +1.85% 2
Crawley - 15 £32,500 - 3
Surrey +41 12 £51,250 +64.00%
East of England +1 12 £27,000 -46.00% 5
Hertfordshire +9 10 £27,000 -55.00% 1
West Midlands -2 9 £24,000 -7.69% 3
Hatfield +15 7 £27,000 -
Hampshire +5 7 £27,500 -53.38%
Redhill -2 6 £51,250 -6.81%
East Sussex - 6 £70,000 - 1
Farnborough +4 5 £25,000 -
Canary Wharf -9 5 £120,000 +155.31%
South West -13 5 £27,500 -52.17% 3
Birmingham -16 5 £19,670 -24.34% 2
North West -31 5 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 4 £23,000 -22.03% 1
Cheshire -20 4 £26,000 +38.66% 1
High Wycombe - 4 £23,000 -
West Yorkshire +10 3 £55,000 +66.66%
Yorkshire +7 3 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Gloucester - 3 £27,000 -
Brighton - 3 £70,000 -
Lewes - 3 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £27,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 with a requirement for French Language.

1 279 (51.48%) German Language
2 183 (33.76%) Degree
3 168 (31.00%) Spanish Language
4 114 (21.03%) Finance
5 108 (19.93%) Windows
6 101 (18.63%) Project Management
7 97 (17.90%) Italian Language
8 89 (16.42%) Microsoft
9 86 (15.87%) SQL
10 76 (14.02%) Linux
11 65 (11.99%) ITIL
11 65 (11.99%) Computer Science
12 62 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
13 60 (11.07%) Marketing
13 60 (11.07%) Unix
13 60 (11.07%) CRM
14 57 (10.52%) Analytics
15 56 (10.33%) Microsoft Office
15 56 (10.33%) Dutch Language
15 56 (10.33%) Agile Software Development
16 51 (9.41%) SLA
17 49 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
18 43 (7.93%) Banking
19 42 (7.75%) Microsoft Excel
20 41 (7.56%) TCP/IP
21 39 (7.20%) Active Directory
21 39 (7.20%) SAP
22 38 (7.01%) E-Commerce
22 38 (7.01%) Telecoms
22 38 (7.01%) Manufacturing

French Language
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 26 (4.80%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.48%) Apache
2 8 (1.48%) Tomcat
2 8 (1.48%) WebSphere
2 8 (1.48%) WordPress
3 7 (1.29%) IIS
4 6 (1.11%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.92%) CMS
5 5 (0.92%) IBM Notes
5 5 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (0.92%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.74%) Confluence
6 4 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.55%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.55%) SAS
8 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.18%) CICS
9 1 (0.18%) JBoss
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 56 (10.33%) Microsoft Office
2 42 (7.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (5.35%) Microsoft Project
4 25 (4.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (1.66%) Photoshop
6 7 (1.29%) MS Visio
7 6 (1.11%) Acrobat
7 6 (1.11%) Camtasia
7 6 (1.11%) Snagit
8 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.55%) SPSS
9 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 26 (4.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.40%) Adobe Campaign
3 7 (1.29%) SAP ERP
4 6 (1.11%) NetSuite
5 5 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.92%) Eloqua
5 5 (0.92%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.55%) SAP CAR
6 3 (0.55%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.55%) SAP POS DM
6 3 (0.55%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.18%) Dynamics SL
8 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.32%) SaaS
2 14 (2.58%) Office 365
3 9 (1.66%) Google Analytics
4 7 (1.29%) Google Tag Manager
4 7 (1.29%) iPaaS
5 6 (1.11%) MailChimp
6 5 (0.92%) Boomi
6 5 (0.92%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (0.92%) Taleo
7 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.55%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.37%) Yammer
9 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 41 (7.56%) TCP/IP
2 29 (5.35%) Firewall
3 19 (3.51%) Internet
4 15 (2.77%) DNS
4 15 (2.77%) HTTP
5 14 (2.58%) LAN
6 12 (2.21%) Intrusion Detection
6 12 (2.21%) WAN
7 9 (1.66%) HTTPS
8 8 (1.48%) DHCP
9 6 (1.11%) Ethernet
9 6 (1.11%) VoIP
10 5 (0.92%) MPLS
10 5 (0.92%) OSPF
10 5 (0.92%) Wireless
11 4 (0.74%) BGP
11 4 (0.74%) Skype
11 4 (0.74%) SSH
11 4 (0.74%) SSL
11 4 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (5.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.21%) Big Data
2 12 (2.21%) Relational Database
3 11 (2.03%) MongoDB
4 10 (1.85%) KDB
4 10 (1.85%) Kdb+
5 9 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.11%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.11%) OLAP
7 5 (0.92%) Hadoop
7 5 (0.92%) SAP HANA
8 4 (0.74%) Apache Hive
8 4 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.74%) Data Lake
8 4 (0.74%) DB2
8 4 (0.74%) MySQL
8 4 (0.74%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (1.48%) JIRA
2 7 (1.29%) Maven
3 3 (0.55%) Subversion
4 2 (0.37%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.37%) JUnit
4 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.18%) LSMW
5 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 279 (51.48%) German Language
2 168 (31.00%) Spanish Language
3 114 (21.03%) Finance
4 97 (17.90%) Italian Language
5 60 (11.07%) Marketing
6 56 (10.33%) Dutch Language
7 43 (7.93%) Banking
8 38 (7.01%) Manufacturing
8 38 (7.01%) Telecoms
9 29 (5.35%) Billing
10 28 (5.17%) Retail
11 19 (3.51%) Polish Language
12 18 (3.32%) Legal
12 18 (3.32%) Portuguese Language
13 14 (2.58%) Law
14 12 (2.21%) Advertising
15 11 (2.03%) Russian Language
16 10 (1.85%) Financial Institution
16 10 (1.85%) Swedish Language
17 9 (1.66%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 147 (27.12%) Analyst
2 53 (9.78%) Consultant
3 50 (9.23%) Project Manager
4 45 (8.30%) Support Engineer
5 42 (7.75%) Support Analyst
6 33 (6.09%) Technical Support
7 30 (5.54%) Business Analyst
8 26 (4.80%) Security Engineer
9 24 (4.43%) Developer
9 24 (4.43%) IT Consultant
10 23 (4.24%) 1st Line Support
10 23 (4.24%) IT Support
10 23 (4.24%) Technical Engineer
10 23 (4.24%) Technical Support Engineer
11 22 (4.06%) Graduate
12 19 (3.51%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 19 (3.51%) IT Manager
12 19 (3.51%) Security Analyst
12 19 (3.51%) Service Analyst
13 18 (3.32%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.06%) HTML
1 22 (4.06%) XML
2 20 (3.69%) CSS
3 16 (2.95%) Web Services
4 15 (2.77%) jQuery
5 14 (2.58%) .NET
6 9 (1.66%) Spring
7 8 (1.48%) LAMP
7 8 (1.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (1.29%) AngularJS
8 7 (1.29%) JSON
8 7 (1.29%) Node.js
9 6 (1.11%) JMS
9 6 (1.11%) Regular Expression
9 6 (1.11%) SOAP
9 6 (1.11%) XHTML
10 5 (0.92%) ASP.NET
10 5 (0.92%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (0.92%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (0.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 65 (11.99%) Computer Science
2 62 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (2.95%) Management Information System
4 15 (2.77%) User Experience
5 13 (2.40%) Derivative
6 10 (1.85%) Cyber Attack
7 9 (1.66%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 9 (1.66%) Data Centre
7 9 (1.66%) EPoS
7 9 (1.66%) FMCG
8 7 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.11%) PMI
9 6 (1.11%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.11%) Social Media
10 5 (0.92%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.74%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.74%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (0.74%) Fintech
11 4 (0.74%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 108 (19.93%) Windows
2 76 (14.02%) Linux
3 60 (11.07%) Unix
4 15 (2.77%) Windows Server
4 15 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (2.40%) Solaris
5 13 (2.40%) Windows 7
6 10 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (1.85%) Windows XP
7 9 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.48%) AIX
8 8 (1.48%) HPUX
8 8 (1.48%) IRIX
8 8 (1.48%) Windows 10
9 6 (1.11%) Windows 2000
10 5 (0.92%) Android
10 5 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.74%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.74%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.74%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (18.63%) Project Management
2 65 (11.99%) ITIL
3 60 (11.07%) CRM
4 57 (10.52%) Analytics
5 56 (10.33%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (7.01%) E-Commerce
7 38 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (6.09%) PRINCE2
9 28 (5.17%) Mentoring
10 27 (4.98%) Business Analysis
10 27 (4.98%) Cybersecurity
11 26 (4.80%) Presales
12 24 (4.43%) Risk Management
13 23 (4.24%) Change Management
14 21 (3.87%) ERP
15 19 (3.51%) SDLC
16 17 (3.14%) Mathematics
16 17 (3.14%) Security Operations
17 16 (2.95%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 86 (15.87%) SQL
2 31 (5.72%) Java
3 30 (5.54%) Python
4 19 (3.51%) JavaScript
5 16 (2.95%) R
6 12 (2.21%) C#
7 11 (2.03%) C++
8 10 (1.85%) Shell Script
8 10 (1.85%) VBA
9 9 (1.66%) VB
10 8 (1.48%) Perl
10 8 (1.48%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.29%) C
11 7 (1.29%) PHP
12 5 (0.92%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.18%) ABAP
13 1 (0.18%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.18%) REXX
13 1 (0.18%) Ruby
13 1 (0.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 183 (33.76%) Degree
2 33 (6.09%) CISSP
3 21 (3.87%) CISM
4 17 (3.14%) SANS
5 16 (2.95%) PMP
6 14 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (2.40%) PMI Certification
8 12 (2.21%) CCNA
9 9 (1.66%) Master's Degree
9 9 (1.66%) MOS
10 8 (1.48%) Mathematical Degree
11 7 (1.29%) ISACA
12 6 (1.11%) CEH
12 6 (1.11%) CISMP
12 6 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.74%) MCSE
13 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.74%) PhD
13 4 (0.74%) Postgraduate
13 4 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (9.41%) SLA
2 18 (3.32%) PCI DSS
3 16 (2.95%) QA
4 10 (1.85%) GDPR
5 6 (1.11%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.11%) PMO
6 4 (0.74%) Actionable Recommendations
7 3 (0.55%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.55%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.55%) MiFID
8 2 (0.37%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.37%) SEPA
9 1 (0.18%) COBIT
9 1 (0.18%) EMIR
9 1 (0.18%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 39 (7.20%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.74%) Samba
4 2 (0.37%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.18%) vSphere
5 1 (0.18%) XenApp
5 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (1.66%) SCCM
2 8 (1.48%) AirWatch
2 8 (1.48%) XenMobile
3 5 (0.92%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 2 (0.37%) Grafana
4 2 (0.37%) Graphite
4 2 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (0.37%) PaperCut
4 2 (0.37%) Prometheus
4 2 (0.37%) SafeCom
4 2 (0.37%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.18%) DameWare
5 1 (0.18%) Puppet
5 1 (0.18%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 89 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 39 (7.20%) SAP
3 31 (5.72%) Cisco
4 23 (4.24%) Adobe
4 23 (4.24%) Salesforce.com
5 22 (4.06%) Citrix
5 22 (4.06%) Oracle
6 21 (3.87%) Blue Coat
6 21 (3.87%) CheckPoint
6 21 (3.87%) F5
6 21 (3.87%) Juniper
6 21 (3.87%) Palo Alto
7 15 (2.77%) Google
8 13 (2.40%) VMware
9 9 (1.66%) IBM
9 9 (1.66%) Mitel
9 9 (1.66%) Optimizely
10 8 (1.48%) MobileIron
10 8 (1.48%) Sun
11 7 (1.29%) TIBCO
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38K +Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum OTE £40k, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + 29 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £19670.00 per annum + On Call Allowance + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
NextLink Solutions
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum OTE £45k Uncapped Benefits: Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Success Appointments
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £18000 - £22000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Trimble
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, 29 days holida
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: toc £20,000 rising tgo £32K + bens + 6 mthly salary increments
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30k - £40k + 29 days holiday + bene
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Centum Recruitment Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum OTE £40k uncapped + Health and Life Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
S S P Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Elekta
Salary: £33,000 per year plus 5% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Movement8
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Innocent Drinks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago