The table below looks at the statistics for ECDL in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ECDL over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)
Rank 920 931 972
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +41
Permanent jobs citing ECDL 11 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.042% 0.018% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 3
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £33,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +57.14%
ECDL
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26204 28500 30394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.08% 27.51% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21273 22466 24572
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £67,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ECDL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ECDL across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ECDL Jobs Demand Trend in England

ECDL
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ECDL across the England region.

ECDL Salary Trend in England

ECDL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ECDL within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 11 £32,500 +4.83% 1
ECDL
UK

ECDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing ECDL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ECDL.

1 15 (88.24%) CSS
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
1 15 (88.24%) Web Accessibility
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
3 12 (70.59%) MS Office
4 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) Ajax
6 5 (29.41%) Adobe
6 5 (29.41%) PHP
6 5 (29.41%) Drupal
6 5 (29.41%) Web Design
6 5 (29.41%) Marketing
6 5 (29.41%) Degree
6 5 (29.41%) WAI
6 5 (29.41%) HTML5
6 5 (29.41%) CSS3
6 5 (29.41%) Twitter
6 5 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (29.41%) Zurb Foundation
6 5 (29.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
7 3 (17.65%) Time Management
8 2 (11.76%) Windows
9 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
9 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
9 1 (5.88%) Migration
9 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
9 1 (5.88%) MCT

ECDL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing ECDL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ECDL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
1 12 (70.59%) MS Office
2 5 (29.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (29.41%) Usability Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Information Officer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Trainer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Test Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Trainer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Web Content Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) CSS
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) Ajax
3 5 (29.41%) CSS3
3 5 (29.41%) HTML5
3 5 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (29.41%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.88%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Web Accessibility
2 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
2 5 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (29.41%) Web Design
3 3 (17.65%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Entry
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCT
2 1 (5.88%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) WAI
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Adobe
2 5 (29.41%) Twitter