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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)
Rank 868 901 867
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -34
Permanent jobs citing ECDL 7 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.025% 0.020% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 5
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £21,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -40.00%
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
28342 30493 29434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.42% 27.11% 27.79%
Number of salaries quoted 22419 24587 24008
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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
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 17 April 2015. 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
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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
Yorkshire - 4 £33,000 -
London +7 1 £31,000 -8.82%
West Midlands - 1 £25,000 -
East of England - 1 £20,500 -
ECDL
UK

ECDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) MCSE
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Retail
3 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (40.00%) Data Extraction
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (20.00%) Information Management
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) NHS
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) MS Access
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe
5 1 (10.00%) MCT
5 1 (10.00%) HNC

ECDL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) MS Access
3 1 (10.00%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (10.00%) FrontPage
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Data Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Instructor
5 1 (10.00%) Trainer
5 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Trainer
5 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) Data Extraction
1 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MCSE
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (10.00%) HNC
3 1 (10.00%) MOS
3 1 (10.00%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe
1 1 (10.00%) Lotus