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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 579 625 589
Rank change year-on-year +46 -36  
Permanent jobs citing French Language 285 346 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.33% 0.39%
As % of the General category 0.83% 0.76% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 225 280 251
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £72,500 £75,000
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 with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 34532 45677 47690
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.52% 43.93% 44.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27858 36925 37419
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +48 274 £42,500 - 43
London +31 122 £50,000 -4.76% 30
South East +70 93 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Buckinghamshire +37 38 £47,500 +61.01%
City of London +45 32 £55,000 +10.00% 5
East of England +26 28 £27,000 -3.57% 3
Berkshire +52 27 £39,750 +4.60%
Milton Keynes +29 22 £55,000 +44.73%
High Wycombe - 15 £24,000 -
West Midlands +45 14 £20,585 -20.82%
West Sussex +1 14 £38,000 +11.76% 1
Surrey +59 13 £50,000 +11.11%
Cambridgeshire - 13 £27,000 - 1
Cambridge - 13 £27,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +25 12 £23,500 -73.88% 2
Reading +33 11 £35,250 -8.44%
Crawley +13 11 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Birmingham +16 10 £19,210 -26.67%
North West -12 7 £31,250 +19.04% 2
Manchester -19 7 £31,250 -60.93%
Hatfield +29 6 - - 2
Redhill +8 6 £47,500 -17.39%
Stevenage - 5 £23,500 -
Yorkshire +16 4 £55,000 +111.53% 2
East Sussex - 4 £70,000 -
South West +18 3 £27,000 -36.47% 2
Essex +15 3 £35,000 -17.64%
South Wales +9 3 £19,000 -57.77% 1
Wales +4 3 £19,000 -57.77% 1
Hounslow -7 3 £37,500 -

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 with a requirement for French Language.

1 326 (54.61%) German Language
2 203 (34.00%) Degree
3 180 (30.15%) Spanish Language
4 142 (23.79%) Windows
5 126 (21.11%) Finance
6 114 (19.10%) Microsoft
7 108 (18.09%) Project Management
8 107 (17.92%) SQL
9 104 (17.42%) Italian Language
10 86 (14.41%) Computer Science
11 85 (14.24%) Linux
12 81 (13.57%) MS Excel
13 69 (11.56%) MS Office
14 62 (10.39%) Unix
14 62 (10.39%) Dutch Language
15 60 (10.05%) ITIL
16 57 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
17 55 (9.21%) Marketing
18 54 (9.05%) Analytics
19 52 (8.71%) CRM
20 49 (8.21%) Banking
21 48 (8.04%) Active Directory
22 47 (7.87%) TCP/IP
22 47 (7.87%) Manufacturing
23 46 (7.71%) Agile Software Development
23 46 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
24 44 (7.37%) CISSP
25 41 (6.87%) MS PowerPoint
26 40 (6.70%) Cisco
27 39 (6.53%) Risk Management

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 34 (5.70%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.18%) Apache
3 12 (2.01%) IIS
4 11 (1.84%) Tomcat
4 11 (1.84%) WebSphere
5 10 (1.68%) IBM Notes
6 9 (1.51%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.34%) WordPress
8 7 (1.17%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.67%) CMS
9 4 (0.67%) Confluence
9 4 (0.67%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.34%) JBoss
11 2 (0.34%) SAS
12 1 (0.17%) CICS
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 81 (13.57%) MS Excel
2 69 (11.56%) MS Office
3 41 (6.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (4.69%) MS Project
5 17 (2.85%) Acrobat
5 17 (2.85%) Camtasia
5 17 (2.85%) Snagit
6 11 (1.84%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.84%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.34%) SPSS
10 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.17%) SAP ERP
3 6 (1.01%) SAP SD
4 4 (0.67%) SAP CAR
4 4 (0.67%) SAP MM
4 4 (0.67%) SAP POS DM
4 4 (0.67%) SAP Retail
5 3 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.50%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.34%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.34%) BPCS
6 2 (0.34%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.34%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.34%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.02%) SaaS
2 11 (1.84%) Office 365
3 6 (1.01%) MailChimp
4 5 (0.84%) iPaaS
5 4 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (0.50%) Boomi
6 3 (0.50%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.34%) AdWords
7 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.34%) Taleo
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.17%) GitHub
8 1 (0.17%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 47 (7.87%) TCP/IP
2 28 (4.69%) Internet
3 24 (4.02%) Firewall
4 18 (3.02%) HTTP
4 18 (3.02%) LAN
5 17 (2.85%) DNS
6 16 (2.68%) Intrusion Detection
7 15 (2.51%) WAN
8 10 (1.68%) Ethernet
8 10 (1.68%) MPLS
8 10 (1.68%) OSPF
9 9 (1.51%) BGP
9 9 (1.51%) HTTPS
9 9 (1.51%) SDH
10 8 (1.34%) DHCP
10 8 (1.34%) EIGRP
11 7 (1.17%) SSH
11 7 (1.17%) SSL
11 7 (1.17%) Wireless
12 5 (0.84%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.18%) Big Data
3 11 (1.84%) MongoDB
4 10 (1.68%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.51%) KDB
5 9 (1.51%) Kdb+
6 8 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.01%) InfluxDB
7 6 (1.01%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.01%) OLAP
7 6 (1.01%) SAP HANA
8 5 (0.84%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.67%) Apache Hive
9 4 (0.67%) Data Lake
9 4 (0.67%) MySQL
10 3 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (2.01%) JIRA
2 4 (0.67%) Maven
3 3 (0.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.34%) JUnit
4 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.34%) Subversion
5 1 (0.17%) LSMW
5 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 326 (54.61%) German Language
2 180 (30.15%) Spanish Language
3 126 (21.11%) Finance
4 104 (17.42%) Italian Language
5 62 (10.39%) Dutch Language
6 55 (9.21%) Marketing
7 49 (8.21%) Banking
8 47 (7.87%) Manufacturing
9 32 (5.36%) Telecoms
10 24 (4.02%) Retail
11 19 (3.18%) Swedish Language
12 18 (3.02%) Billing
13 16 (2.68%) Legal
14 15 (2.51%) Polish Language
15 12 (2.01%) Financial Institution
15 12 (2.01%) Games
15 12 (2.01%) Portuguese Language
16 11 (1.84%) Advertising
16 11 (1.84%) Japanese Language
16 11 (1.84%) Law
Job Titles
1 158 (26.47%) Analyst
2 48 (8.04%) Support Analyst
2 48 (8.04%) Support Engineer
3 44 (7.37%) Project Manager
4 40 (6.70%) Business Analyst
4 40 (6.70%) Technical Support
5 38 (6.37%) Consultant
6 30 (5.03%) Developer
6 30 (5.03%) Security Engineer
7 29 (4.86%) Service Analyst
8 26 (4.36%) Linux Engineer
8 26 (4.36%) Technical Engineer
8 26 (4.36%) Technical Support Engineer
9 23 (3.85%) Trainer
10 22 (3.69%) Graduate
11 21 (3.52%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 21 (3.52%) IT Support
11 21 (3.52%) Security Analyst
12 20 (3.35%) Software Analyst
13 19 (3.18%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.69%) XML
2 19 (3.18%) HTML
2 19 (3.18%) Web Services
3 16 (2.68%) CSS
4 14 (2.35%) .NET
5 10 (1.68%) Regular Expression
6 9 (1.51%) jQuery
7 8 (1.34%) FIX Protocol
7 8 (1.34%) LAMP
7 8 (1.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (1.17%) COM
9 6 (1.01%) EDI
9 6 (1.01%) Spring
9 6 (1.01%) XHTML
10 5 (0.84%) ASP.NET
10 5 (0.84%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (0.84%) SOAP
11 4 (0.67%) JMS
11 4 (0.67%) Middleware
12 3 (0.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 86 (14.41%) Computer Science
2 57 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (2.85%) Fixed Income
4 16 (2.68%) User Experience
5 15 (2.51%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.01%) Data Centre
7 11 (1.84%) EPoS
8 10 (1.68%) Derivative
8 10 (1.68%) Social Media
9 9 (1.51%) Cyber Attack
9 9 (1.51%) FMCG
10 7 (1.17%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.01%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.01%) Smartphone
12 5 (0.84%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.84%) Graphic Design
13 4 (0.67%) Cyber Defence
13 4 (0.67%) Cybercrime
13 4 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 142 (23.79%) Windows
2 85 (14.24%) Linux
3 62 (10.39%) Unix
4 30 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (3.85%) Windows 7
7 22 (3.69%) Windows Server
8 21 (3.52%) Solaris
9 20 (3.35%) Windows 10
10 15 (2.51%) Windows 2000
11 11 (1.84%) Windows XP
12 8 (1.34%) AIX
12 8 (1.34%) Android
12 8 (1.34%) HPUX
12 8 (1.34%) IRIX
12 8 (1.34%) Mac OS
12 8 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (1.34%) Windows NT
12 8 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.84%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (18.09%) Project Management
2 60 (10.05%) ITIL
3 54 (9.05%) Analytics
4 52 (8.71%) CRM
5 46 (7.71%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
6 39 (6.53%) Risk Management
7 36 (6.03%) Cybersecurity
8 34 (5.70%) E-Commerce
9 33 (5.53%) ERP
10 30 (5.03%) Change Management
10 30 (5.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 26 (4.36%) PRINCE2
12 24 (4.02%) Business Analysis
13 23 (3.85%) Presales
14 21 (3.52%) Mentoring
15 20 (3.35%) Data Management
15 20 (3.35%) Mathematics
15 20 (3.35%) Project Planning
16 18 (3.02%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 107 (17.92%) SQL
2 31 (5.19%) Java
3 24 (4.02%) C++
4 22 (3.69%) Python
5 21 (3.52%) C#
6 15 (2.51%) JavaScript
7 10 (1.68%) C
7 10 (1.68%) VB
8 9 (1.51%) Bash Shell
8 9 (1.51%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.34%) Perl
9 8 (1.34%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.17%) PHP
10 7 (1.17%) VBA
11 4 (0.67%) R
12 2 (0.34%) Ruby
13 1 (0.17%) ABAP
13 1 (0.17%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.17%) COBOL
13 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 203 (34.00%) Degree
2 44 (7.37%) CISSP
3 29 (4.86%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (4.19%) CISM
5 20 (3.35%) MOS
6 17 (2.85%) CCNA
6 17 (2.85%) SANS
7 13 (2.18%) PMP
8 10 (1.68%) CCNP
8 10 (1.68%) CEH
8 10 (1.68%) PMI Certification
9 9 (1.51%) CCIP
10 8 (1.34%) CCIE
10 8 (1.34%) MCSE
10 8 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (1.17%) CompTIA Security+
11 7 (1.17%) ISACA
11 7 (1.17%) Security+ Certification
12 6 (1.01%) CISMP
13 4 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.36%) SLA
2 18 (3.02%) PCI DSS
3 14 (2.35%) QA
4 7 (1.17%) COBIT
4 7 (1.17%) GDPR
5 5 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.84%) MiFID
6 4 (0.67%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.67%) PMO
7 3 (0.50%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.34%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.34%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.17%) EMIR
9 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
9 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 48 (8.04%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.17%) Samba
2 7 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.17%) vSphere
4 1 (0.17%) XenApp
4 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (1.34%) SCCM
2 7 (1.17%) AirWatch
2 7 (1.17%) RSA Archer
2 7 (1.17%) XenMobile
3 6 (1.01%) Grafana
4 3 (0.50%) Graphite
4 3 (0.50%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.34%) PaperCut
5 2 (0.34%) Puppet
5 2 (0.34%) SafeCom
5 2 (0.34%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 1 (0.17%) Ansible
6 1 (0.17%) DameWare
6 1 (0.17%) Nessus
6 1 (0.17%) Nmap
6 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.17%) Salt
6 1 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 114 (19.10%) Microsoft
2 40 (6.70%) Cisco
3 37 (6.20%) SAP
4 28 (4.69%) Citrix
5 26 (4.36%) Salesforce.com
6 25 (4.19%) Adobe
7 21 (3.52%) Oracle
8 20 (3.35%) Blue Coat
8 20 (3.35%) CheckPoint
8 20 (3.35%) F5
8 20 (3.35%) Juniper
8 20 (3.35%) Palo Alto
9 19 (3.18%) VMware
10 17 (2.85%) iManage
11 13 (2.18%) Crossbeam
11 13 (2.18%) Sourcefire
12 12 (2.01%) IBM
12 12 (2.01%) Sun
13 10 (1.68%) Lotus
13 10 (1.68%) Mitel
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Up to £40,000 + Bonus & Benefits!!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Unspecified £DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Harris Global
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Widnes
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 20% Bonus + Pension + Health
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pixie Recruitment Services Limited
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Innocent Drinks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum healthcare and pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Centum Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum excellent Benefits and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65 - £100 per annum + Pension, Etc
Posted: 8 hours ago
UK
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
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Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
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London
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