Period
to 22 August 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term French Language in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited French Language over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

French Language
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 276 298 301
Rank change year-on-year +22 +3 -7
Permanent jobs citing French Language 3 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.11% 0.31% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 22
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +79.25% +1.92%
10th Percentile £35,500 £22,725 £19,670
90th Percentile £44,500 £87,250 £48,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +35.29% +6.25% -

French Language is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,710 3,817 3,957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 35.58% 42.31% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,999 2,828 3,175
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

French Language
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing French Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for French Language in the West Midlands

French Language
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for French Language in the West Midlands

French Language
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing French Language within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Brierley Hill - 1 £35,000 -
French Language
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT jobs citing French Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for French Language.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (66.67%) Deadline-Driven
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
2 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000

French Language
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
1 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Software Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Deadline-Driven
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft