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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank 237 227 218
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing VLE 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.092% 0.036% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.092% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £22,036
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £34,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-8.02% +14.16%
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
2230 2172 2033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.19% 38.65% 36.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1727 1822 1712
Average salary £37,500 £35,605 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.32% -2.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VLE across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLE across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

VLE Salary Histogram in the South West

VLE
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLE within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Somerset - 4 £45,000 -
Bristol - 2 £36,750 -
VLE
England

VLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing VLE 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 VLE.

1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) N-Tier
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
1 5 (71.43%) Pair Programming
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (71.43%) Web Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Moodle
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) E-Learning
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Security
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Apple

VLE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing VLE 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 VLE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
1 5 (71.43%) Pair Programming
1 5 (71.43%) Web Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Apple
1 1 (14.29%) VMware