The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank - - 180
Permanent jobs citing VLE 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £16,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,509
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.66%
VLE
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1270 1162 1241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.55% 31.52% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 992 968 1066
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLE across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

VLE Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VLE
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

VLE Salary Trend in Manchester