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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)
Rank 855 854 870
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing ECDL 10 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.009% 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.035% 0.033% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Average salary £30,000 £22,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £22,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -30.76%
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
28566 27086 30468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.58% 26.93% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22991 21625 25793
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ECDL across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ECDL Salary Histogram 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 24 December 2014. 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
South East -8 6 £27,500 +22.22%
Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
ECDL
UK

ECDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 35 (92.11%) Microsoft
2 34 (89.47%) MS Office
3 28 (73.68%) Line Management
4 27 (71.05%) Mathematics
5 26 (68.42%) C
5 26 (68.42%) Time Management
6 24 (63.16%) Automotive
6 24 (63.16%) Welsh Language
7 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (13.16%) HND
8 5 (13.16%) MCT
8 5 (13.16%) CIPD
9 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
9 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
9 4 (10.53%) Coaching
10 3 (7.89%) MCP
10 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (5.26%) ITIL
11 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
11 2 (5.26%) Degree
11 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (2.63%) HNC
12 1 (2.63%) Windows
12 1 (2.63%) MCSE
12 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
12 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
12 1 (2.63%) SLA
12 1 (2.63%) Cisco
12 1 (2.63%) Adobe
12 1 (2.63%) CCNP

ECDL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) Lync
Applications
1 34 (89.47%) MS Office
2 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) SPSS
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.63%) Wireless
General
1 24 (63.16%) Automotive
1 24 (63.16%) Welsh Language
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (10.53%) Support Specialist
2 3 (7.89%) Analyst
3 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (5.26%) Systems Support
3 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
3 2 (5.26%) Instructor
3 2 (5.26%) Administrator
3 2 (5.26%) IT Trainer
3 2 (5.26%) Trainer
3 2 (5.26%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (2.63%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 27 (71.05%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.63%) Statistics
3 1 (2.63%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
1 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Line Management
2 26 (68.42%) Time Management
3 4 (10.53%) Coaching
3 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL
4 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.63%) Change Control
5 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.63%) Network Management
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.63%) Service Management
5 1 (2.63%) Quality Management
5 1 (2.63%) Change Management
5 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.63%) ITSM
5 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.16%) CIPD
2 5 (13.16%) HND
2 5 (13.16%) MCT
3 3 (7.89%) MCP
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.63%) MOS
5 1 (2.63%) HNC
5 1 (2.63%) MCSE
5 1 (2.63%) CCNP
5 1 (2.63%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (92.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe
2 1 (2.63%) VMware
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco