The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)
Rank 861 873 876
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs citing ECDL 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.017% 0.007% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 8
Average salary £30,250 £22,500 £15,725
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.44% +43.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £22,100 £15,580
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £22,900 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £22,500 £15,725
% change year-on-year
+34.44% +43.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28799 28422 31079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.66% 27.26% 28.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23078 22323 26025
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 January 2015 within the UK.

ECDL Salary Histogram in the UK

ECDL
Top 10 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 29 January 2015. 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 +19 5 £30,250 +34.44% 4
South East -19 2 £27,500 +19.56% 4
West Midlands - 2 £32,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £27,500 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £32,500 -
Fareham - 1 £27,500 -
Harrogate - 1 £33,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £33,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £33,000 -

ECDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
2 30 (81.08%) MS Office
3 28 (75.68%) Line Management
4 27 (72.97%) Mathematics
5 26 (70.27%) Time Management
5 26 (70.27%) C
6 24 (64.86%) Welsh Language
6 24 (64.86%) Automotive
7 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.81%) Coaching
8 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.11%) Degree
8 3 (8.11%) SQL
8 3 (8.11%) ITIL
8 3 (8.11%) MCP
8 3 (8.11%) NHS
9 2 (5.41%) Information Management
9 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
9 2 (5.41%) CIPD
9 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.41%) HND
9 2 (5.41%) MCSE
9 2 (5.41%) MCT
9 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
9 2 (5.41%) Finance
10 1 (2.70%) Informatics
10 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
10 1 (2.70%) Service Management
10 1 (2.70%) Quality Management

ECDL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 30 (81.08%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 24 (64.86%) Welsh Language
1 24 (64.86%) Automotive
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) Analyst
2 3 (8.11%) Data Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) Systems Support Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) Systems Support
3 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) Support Specialist
3 2 (5.41%) Instructor
3 2 (5.41%) Administrator
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (2.70%) Service Analyst
4 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 27 (72.97%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) NHS
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Informatics
4 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.70%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.70%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Line Management
2 26 (70.27%) Time Management
3 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
3 4 (10.81%) Coaching
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL
5 2 (5.41%) Information Management
5 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) Service Management
6 1 (2.70%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.70%) Change Management
6 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.70%) ITSM
6 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.70%) Change Control
6 1 (2.70%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.70%) Network Management
6 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) C
2 3 (8.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) MCP
3 2 (5.41%) CIPD
3 2 (5.41%) HND
3 2 (5.41%) MCSE
3 2 (5.41%) MCT
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.70%) HNC
4 1 (2.70%) CCNP
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.70%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco
2 1 (2.70%) VMware
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