The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank - 243 237
Permanent jobs citing VLE 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.086% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.24% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £25,170 £32,500 £37,654
% change year-on-year
-22.55% -13.68%
VLE
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2007 2109 2193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.95% 36.11% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1637 1711 1774
Median salary £42,500 £38,648 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.96% +3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing VLE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

VLE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VLE
Salary Trend in the South West

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

VLE Salary Trend in the South West

VLE
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing VLE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for VLE.

1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Moodle
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source

VLE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (100.00%) Moodle
General
1 2 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Moodle Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Systems Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Excellent pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Bath Spa University
Salary: From £40,082 to £46,414 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago