The first table below looks at the demand for ECDL in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ECDL over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)
Rank 899 867 875
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +8
Permanent jobs citing ECDL 5 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.007% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.016% 0.027% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 16
Average salary £35,000 £28,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31535 29694 33047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.12% 27.27% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24720 23936 28341
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ECDL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ECDL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ECDL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ECDL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ECDL within the UK.

ECDL Salary Trend in the UK

ECDL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ECDL over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 within the UK.

ECDL Salary Histogram in the UK

ECDL
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ECDL within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
England -39 5 £35,000 +21.73% 1
Surrey +3 3 £35,000 -10.25%
Weybridge +1 3 £35,000 -12.50%
South East -9 3 £35,000 -7.89%
London -33 1 £40,000 +45.45%
East of England - 1 £23,500 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £23,500 - 1

ECDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 11 (91.67%) MS Office
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (83.33%) MOS
3 7 (58.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (58.33%) Adobe
3 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (41.67%) MCT
5 4 (33.33%) MS Access
5 4 (33.33%) CRM
5 4 (33.33%) VBA
5 4 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (33.33%) MS Project
5 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 4 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (33.33%) EDRMS
5 4 (33.33%) Migration
5 4 (33.33%) E-Learning
5 4 (33.33%) FrontPage
5 4 (33.33%) QA
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (25.00%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (25.00%) Lync
6 3 (25.00%) Statistics
6 3 (25.00%) NHS
6 3 (25.00%) Infoflex
6 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) SAP
7 1 (8.33%) HND

ECDL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (91.67%) MS Office
2 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (58.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 4 (33.33%) MS Project
5 3 (25.00%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (33.33%) MS Access
1 4 (33.33%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (33.33%) FrontPage
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Military
1 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Trainer
1 10 (83.33%) IT Trainer
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Trainer
2 4 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) E-Learning
2 3 (25.00%) Statistics
2 3 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (8.33%) DTV
3 1 (8.33%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
1 4 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (8.33%) Content Management
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) MOS
2 5 (41.67%) MCT
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CIPD
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Adobe
3 3 (25.00%) Infoflex
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
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