The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank 854 884 822
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -62
Permanent jobs citing VLE 38 45 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.038% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.086% 0.098% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 37 38 54
Average salary £38,066 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.12% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £29,250 £26,509
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,308 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
44233 46035 43813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.39% 39.35% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35155 36206 35302
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VLE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VLE
Salary Trend

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

VLE Salary Trend in the UK

VLE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VLE over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

VLE Salary Histogram in the UK

VLE
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLE within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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 +13 37 £38,066 +17.12% 3
London +21 20 £38,468 +18.36% 3
South East - 9 £32,500 -
Berkshire - 8 £32,500 -
Ascot - 7 £32,500 -
South West -7 5 £27,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £38,066 - 2
Somerset +11 3 £42,500 -
East of England +4 2 £47,500 +20.84%
City of London - 2 £26,000 -
Clevedon - 2 £42,500 -
Scotland +14 1 £26,000 -27.77%
Yorkshire - 1 £32,334 -
Edinburgh - 1 £26,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
Essex - 1 - -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £26,500 -
Leeds - 1 £32,334 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £32,334 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £47,500 -
Bristol - 1 £27,500 -
Devon - 1 £22,068 -
Greenford - 1 £34,000 -
Harrow - 1 £46,500 -
Bracknell - 1 £32,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £47,500 -
Totnes - 1 £22,068 -
Chelmsford - 1 - -

VLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 37 (59.68%) Moodle
2 33 (53.23%) HTML
3 27 (43.55%) CSS
4 24 (38.71%) E-Learning
5 21 (33.87%) PHP
6 20 (32.26%) SQL
6 20 (32.26%) MySQL
7 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
8 15 (24.19%) Learning Management System
9 13 (20.97%) Content Management
10 12 (19.35%) Management Information System
10 12 (19.35%) jQuery
11 10 (16.13%) Linux
12 9 (14.52%) Finance
12 9 (14.52%) Git (software)
13 8 (12.90%) Ajax
13 8 (12.90%) Web Development
13 8 (12.90%) .NET
14 7 (11.29%) C#
14 7 (11.29%) XML
14 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
14 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
14 7 (11.29%) Degree
14 7 (11.29%) SSH
14 7 (11.29%) LAMP
14 7 (11.29%) CentOS
14 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (9.68%) User Experience
15 6 (9.68%) Wireless
15 6 (9.68%) Internet

VLE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 37 (59.68%) Moodle
2 5 (8.06%) IIS
2 5 (8.06%) Apache
2 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.45%) CMS
3 4 (6.45%) Lync
4 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.61%) Drupal
5 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.61%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) SSH
2 6 (9.68%) Internet
2 6 (9.68%) Wireless
3 4 (6.45%) VLAN
4 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.26%) MySQL
2 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.61%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.61%) MS Access
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Legal
2 2 (3.23%) Publishing
2 2 (3.23%) Billing
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
3 1 (1.61%) Games
3 1 (1.61%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Developer
2 20 (32.26%) Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Administrator
3 9 (14.52%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.68%) Support Technician
6 5 (8.06%) Programmer
6 5 (8.06%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (8.06%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) PHP Programmer
6 5 (8.06%) PHP Analyst Programmer
7 4 (6.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 4 (6.45%) PHP Developer
7 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 4 (6.45%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Service Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.45%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (53.23%) HTML
2 27 (43.55%) CSS
3 12 (19.35%) jQuery
4 8 (12.90%) Ajax
4 8 (12.90%) .NET
5 7 (11.29%) XML
5 7 (11.29%) LAMP
6 6 (9.68%) Web Services
6 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET
7 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.61%) HTML5
8 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.61%) JSON
8 1 (1.61%) Grails
8 1 (1.61%) Django
8 1 (1.61%) XHTML
8 1 (1.61%) JDBC
8 1 (1.61%) JSP
8 1 (1.61%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.71%) E-Learning
2 15 (24.19%) Learning Management System
3 12 (19.35%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.68%) User Experience
5 5 (8.06%) Client/Server
6 4 (6.45%) N-Tier
7 2 (3.23%) Streaming Video
7 2 (3.23%) New Media
7 2 (3.23%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.61%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.61%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Linux
2 7 (11.29%) CentOS
2 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (8.06%) Windows
4 2 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) Content Management
2 8 (12.90%) Web Development
3 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
3 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
4 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.06%) Web Application Development
5 4 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (6.45%) Pair Programming
5 4 (6.45%) Scrum
5 4 (6.45%) Web Design
5 4 (6.45%) MVC
5 4 (6.45%) Project Management
6 3 (4.84%) Workflow
6 3 (4.84%) Migration
6 3 (4.84%) Open Source
7 2 (3.23%) Analytics
7 2 (3.23%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.23%) CRM
7 2 (3.23%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.87%) PHP
2 20 (32.26%) SQL
3 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.29%) C#
5 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.61%) Python
6 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.61%) Groovy
6 1 (1.61%) Java
6 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) PMP
2 5 (8.06%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.23%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Zend
2 4 (6.45%) Cisco
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.23%) Adobe
4 2 (3.23%) Apple
4 2 (3.23%) Blackboard
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) VMware
5 1 (1.61%) Capita
5 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
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