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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 624 535 560
Rank change year-on-year -89 +25  
Permanent jobs citing French Language 249 427 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.44% 0.42%
As % of the General category 0.67% 1.03% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 184 347 302
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.97% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £66,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.57% -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 with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 37259 41561 49316
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.30% 42.81% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 28449 34014 39041
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,500
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -83 243 £40,000 -6.97% 64
London -60 132 £52,500 +5.00% 35
South East +30 69 £35,000 - 12
West Sussex -10 23 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Berkshire +24 20 £39,500 -1.25% 3
City of London +11 20 £67,500 +8.00% 12
Reading +15 19 £36,000 -10.00% 2
East of England +8 19 £30,000 +11.11% 5
Crawley +21 18 £32,500 -2.98% 1
Hertfordshire -2 10 £27,000 +52.11% 4
Hampshire +15 9 £30,000 -14.28% 4
West Midlands -13 9 £24,000 -7.69% 3
Essex +2 8 £75,000 -
East Sussex - 7 £35,000 - 1
Lewes - 7 £35,000 - 1
Canary Wharf -5 6 £120,000 +155.31%
Surrey +29 5 £45,000 +63.63%
Farnborough +8 5 £25,000 - 1
Watford -5 5 £22,500 -59.09% 2
Buckinghamshire -8 5 £21,875 -25.84% 1
Birmingham -19 5 £19,670 -24.34% 1
Yorkshire +10 4 £45,000 +36.36% 3
Chelmsford -14 4 £47,750 -
Cheshire -29 4 £26,000 +30.00% 1
North West -40 4 £26,000 -5.45% 5
Hatfield - 4 £27,500 - 1
High Wycombe - 4 £21,875 - 1
South West -6 3 £48,500 -15.65% 1
Redhill -10 3 £45,000 -18.18%
Hounslow - 3 £57,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 (51.86%) German Language
2 178 (33.09%) Degree
3 164 (30.48%) Spanish Language
4 114 (21.19%) Finance
5 111 (20.63%) Windows
6 99 (18.40%) Microsoft
7 96 (17.84%) Project Management
8 90 (16.73%) Italian Language
9 85 (15.80%) SQL
10 76 (14.13%) Linux
11 69 (12.83%) ITIL
12 65 (12.08%) Analytical Skills
13 63 (11.71%) Unix
14 62 (11.52%) Computer Science
15 61 (11.34%) SLA
16 59 (10.97%) Microsoft Office
17 56 (10.41%) Agile Software Development
18 55 (10.22%) Dutch Language
19 53 (9.85%) Marketing
19 53 (9.85%) CRM
20 52 (9.67%) Analytics
21 49 (9.11%) Business Intelligence
22 45 (8.36%) SAP
23 44 (8.18%) Banking
24 43 (7.99%) Microsoft Excel
24 43 (7.99%) TCP/IP
24 43 (7.99%) Manufacturing
25 42 (7.81%) Telecoms
26 41 (7.62%) Active Directory
26 41 (7.62%) E-Commerce

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 27 (5.02%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.04%) WebSphere
3 10 (1.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (1.86%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.67%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.49%) Apache
5 8 (1.49%) IIS
6 5 (0.93%) CMS
6 5 (0.93%) IBM Notes
6 5 (0.93%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.74%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.56%) Confluence
8 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.56%) SAS
8 3 (0.56%) WordPress
9 2 (0.37%) JBoss
10 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.19%) nginx
10 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 59 (10.97%) Microsoft Office
2 43 (7.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 33 (6.13%) Microsoft Project
4 23 (4.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (1.86%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.12%) Acrobat
6 6 (1.12%) Camtasia
6 6 (1.12%) Snagit
7 4 (0.74%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.56%) SPSS
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 24 (4.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (2.97%) Adobe Campaign
3 11 (2.04%) NetSuite
4 10 (1.86%) Eloqua
5 8 (1.49%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.93%) SAP MM
7 3 (0.56%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.37%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.37%) SAP PP
9 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.19%) Dynamics SL
9 1 (0.19%) Magento
9 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.19%) SAP CAR
9 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.19%) SAP POS DM
9 1 (0.19%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.09%) SaaS
2 16 (2.97%) Office 365
3 11 (2.04%) Google Analytics
4 10 (1.86%) Boomi
4 10 (1.86%) SuccessFactors
4 10 (1.86%) Taleo
5 9 (1.67%) Google Tag Manager
6 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.93%) iPaaS
8 3 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.37%) GitHub
9 2 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.37%) IaaS
9 2 (0.37%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.37%) PaaS
9 2 (0.37%) Yammer
10 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.19%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 43 (7.99%) TCP/IP
2 37 (6.88%) Firewall
3 22 (4.09%) DNS
4 15 (2.79%) HTTP
5 13 (2.42%) LAN
5 13 (2.42%) WAN
6 12 (2.23%) Intrusion Detection
7 11 (2.04%) DHCP
7 11 (2.04%) Internet
8 9 (1.67%) HTTPS
9 6 (1.12%) Skype
9 6 (1.12%) SSH
9 6 (1.12%) VoIP
9 6 (1.12%) VPN
10 5 (0.93%) MPLS
11 4 (0.74%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.74%) SSL
12 3 (0.56%) DWDM
12 3 (0.56%) FTP
12 3 (0.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.13%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.79%) Relational Database
3 9 (1.67%) Big Data
3 9 (1.67%) KDB
3 9 (1.67%) Kdb+
4 8 (1.49%) DB2
5 7 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.30%) MySQL
5 7 (1.30%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.30%) OLAP
6 6 (1.12%) Hadoop
6 6 (1.12%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.12%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.93%) Apache Hive
7 5 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.74%) Data Lake
9 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (2.23%) Maven
2 8 (1.49%) JIRA
3 3 (0.56%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.56%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.56%) Subversion
4 2 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.37%) JUnit
4 2 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.19%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.19%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (0.19%) LSMW
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 279 (51.86%) German Language
2 164 (30.48%) Spanish Language
3 114 (21.19%) Finance
4 90 (16.73%) Italian Language
5 55 (10.22%) Dutch Language
6 53 (9.85%) Marketing
7 44 (8.18%) Banking
8 43 (7.99%) Manufacturing
9 42 (7.81%) Telecoms
10 34 (6.32%) Billing
11 27 (5.02%) Retail
12 24 (4.46%) Polish Language
13 20 (3.72%) Portuguese Language
14 16 (2.97%) Legal
15 14 (2.60%) Swedish Language
16 12 (2.23%) Law
17 11 (2.04%) Advertising
17 11 (2.04%) Russian Language
17 11 (2.04%) Turkish Language
18 10 (1.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 148 (27.51%) Analyst
2 67 (12.45%) Consultant
3 52 (9.67%) Project Manager
4 40 (7.43%) Support Analyst
5 39 (7.25%) Support Engineer
6 32 (5.95%) Technical Support
7 28 (5.20%) IT Consultant
8 25 (4.65%) Business Analyst
9 24 (4.46%) 1st Line Support
9 24 (4.46%) IT Support
10 22 (4.09%) Security Engineer
10 22 (4.09%) Technical Engineer
10 22 (4.09%) Technical Support Engineer
11 21 (3.90%) SAP Consultant
12 20 (3.72%) Recruitment Consultant
12 20 (3.72%) Technical Consultant
13 19 (3.53%) Graduate
13 19 (3.53%) IT Manager
13 19 (3.53%) Security Analyst
14 18 (3.35%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.28%) XML
2 18 (3.35%) HTML
3 17 (3.16%) Web Services
4 15 (2.79%) Spring
5 14 (2.60%) CSS
6 13 (2.42%) jQuery
7 12 (2.23%) SOAP
8 10 (1.86%) .NET
8 10 (1.86%) JMS
8 10 (1.86%) JSON
9 9 (1.67%) AngularJS
9 9 (1.67%) Node.js
10 6 (1.12%) J2EE
10 6 (1.12%) Regular Expression
11 5 (0.93%) ASP.NET
11 5 (0.93%) FIX Protocol
12 4 (0.74%) LAMP
12 4 (0.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (0.56%) COM
13 3 (0.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 65 (12.08%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (11.52%) Computer Science
3 18 (3.35%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.60%) User Experience
5 12 (2.23%) Derivative
6 10 (1.86%) Cyber Attack
6 10 (1.86%) Data Centre
7 9 (1.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 9 (1.67%) EPoS
8 7 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.12%) PMI
9 6 (1.12%) Smartphone
10 5 (0.93%) FMCG
10 5 (0.93%) SWIFT
10 5 (0.93%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.74%) Fintech
11 4 (0.74%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.56%) iPad
12 3 (0.56%) Market Risk
12 3 (0.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 111 (20.63%) Windows
2 76 (14.13%) Linux
3 63 (11.71%) Unix
4 14 (2.60%) Windows 7
5 13 (2.42%) Windows Server
6 12 (2.23%) Solaris
7 11 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (2.04%) Windows XP
8 10 (1.86%) Windows 10
9 8 (1.49%) AIX
9 8 (1.49%) HPUX
9 8 (1.49%) IRIX
9 8 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.12%) Android
10 6 (1.12%) zOS
11 5 (0.93%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.93%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.74%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (17.84%) Project Management
2 69 (12.83%) ITIL
3 56 (10.41%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (9.85%) CRM
5 52 (9.67%) Analytics
6 49 (9.11%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (7.62%) E-Commerce
8 35 (6.51%) Presales
8 35 (6.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (5.39%) PRINCE2
10 28 (5.20%) Business Analysis
10 28 (5.20%) Mentoring
11 24 (4.46%) Risk Management
12 23 (4.28%) Cybersecurity
13 21 (3.90%) Business Development
14 19 (3.53%) Change Management
15 18 (3.35%) ERP
16 17 (3.16%) Digital Marketing
16 17 (3.16%) Security Operations
17 16 (2.97%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 85 (15.80%) SQL
2 35 (6.51%) Java
3 29 (5.39%) Python
4 19 (3.53%) R
5 18 (3.35%) JavaScript
6 12 (2.23%) VBA
7 10 (1.86%) Perl
8 9 (1.67%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.30%) C#
9 7 (1.30%) C++
9 7 (1.30%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.12%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.12%) PHP
11 4 (0.74%) VB
12 2 (0.37%) C
12 2 (0.37%) Go
12 2 (0.37%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.37%) Ruby
13 1 (0.19%) ABAP
13 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 178 (33.09%) Degree
2 28 (5.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (4.65%) CISSP
4 19 (3.53%) CISM
5 17 (3.16%) SANS
6 14 (2.60%) PMP
7 13 (2.42%) PMI Certification
8 12 (2.23%) CCNA
8 12 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (2.04%) Master's Degree
10 9 (1.67%) MOS
11 8 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
13 5 (0.93%) MCSE
13 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.93%) Postgraduate
14 4 (0.74%) CEH
14 4 (0.74%) MCP
14 4 (0.74%) Security+ Certification
14 4 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (11.34%) SLA
2 18 (3.35%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.79%) QA
4 8 (1.49%) GDPR
5 7 (1.30%) Data Quality
6 6 (1.12%) PMO
7 5 (0.93%) Actionable Recommendations
8 4 (0.74%) SEPA
9 3 (0.56%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.56%) MiFID
10 2 (0.37%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.19%) COBIT
11 1 (0.19%) EMIR
11 1 (0.19%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 41 (7.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.74%) Samba
3 4 (0.74%) XenApp
3 4 (0.74%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.37%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.19%) Postfix
5 1 (0.19%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (2.23%) SCCM
2 10 (1.86%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 9 (1.67%) XenMobile
4 8 (1.49%) AirWatch
5 5 (0.93%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.37%) Ansible
6 2 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.37%) PaperCut
6 2 (0.37%) SafeCom
6 2 (0.37%) Terraform
7 1 (0.19%) Grafana
7 1 (0.19%) Graphite
7 1 (0.19%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.19%) Puppet
7 1 (0.19%) SCOM
7 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 99 (18.40%) Microsoft
2 45 (8.36%) SAP
3 35 (6.51%) Oracle
4 33 (6.13%) Cisco
5 25 (4.65%) Adobe
5 25 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
6 24 (4.46%) Citrix
7 21 (3.90%) Blue Coat
7 21 (3.90%) CheckPoint
7 21 (3.90%) F5
7 21 (3.90%) Juniper
7 21 (3.90%) Palo Alto
8 17 (3.16%) IBM
9 16 (2.97%) Google
10 15 (2.79%) VMware
11 12 (2.23%) TIBCO
12 11 (2.04%) Optimizely
12 11 (2.04%) Workday
13 10 (1.86%) Jitterbit
13 10 (1.86%) MuleSoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum OTE £40k, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £19670.00 per annum + On Call Allowance + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum OTE £35k Uncapped Benefits: Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £43,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Double OTE + Training + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £23,000-£27,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, 29 days holida
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago