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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
England / South West
Rank - - 240
Permanent jobs citing VLE 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,924 £43,974 £33,045
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +33.07%

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
1772 2236 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.83% 39.90% 34.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1745 1654
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £27,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,530 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 6 (66.67%) Project Management
1 6 (66.67%) Blackboard
2 3 (33.33%) Learning Management System
2 3 (33.33%) Moodle
2 3 (33.33%) Time Management
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) e-Learning
2 3 (33.33%) SCORM
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Multimedia
2 3 (33.33%) Spring
2 3 (33.33%) Maven
2 3 (33.33%) Logistics
2 3 (33.33%) Adobe Captivate
2 3 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) JSP
2 3 (33.33%) Flash
2 3 (33.33%) XHTML
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) XSLT
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2

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 3 (33.33%) Moodle
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Liferay
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe Captivate
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 2 (22.22%) JUnit
General
1 3 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Development Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Multimedia Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) Flash
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
1 3 (33.33%) JSP
1 3 (33.33%) Spring
1 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (33.33%) XHTML
1 3 (33.33%) XSLT
2 2 (22.22%) JAX-WS
2 2 (22.22%) JPA
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) e-Learning
1 3 (33.33%) Learning Management System
1 3 (33.33%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Logistics
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Time Management
2 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Blackboard
2 3 (33.33%) Adobe