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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank 840 813 857
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +44
Permanent jobs citing VLE 47 60 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.056% 0.037%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.15% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 41 56 40
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,308 £42,500 £49,096
UK excluding London average salary £32,397 £35,000 £33,479
% change year-on-year
-7.43% +4.54%

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
43012 41377 45827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.70% 38.92% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 33624 33569 38580
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 16 September 2014 within the UK.

VLE Salary Histogram in the UK

VLE
Top 29 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 16 September 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
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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 -34 45 £35,000 - 9
London -19 28 £37,309 - 3
West Midlands +1 5 £32,397 +25.32%
South East -26 4 £28,000 -34.11% 2
Cambridgeshire 0 3 £39,308 -7.51%
Cambridge -2 3 £39,308 -7.51%
North West -14 3 - -
East of England -33 3 £39,308 +12.30%
Coventry - 3 £32,397 -
St Helens - 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 - -
Surrey -5 2 £28,000 -6.66% 1
Greenford - 2 £32,000 -
Reigate - 2 £28,000 - 1
Aberdeen +12 1 £36,000 -
Scotland -15 1 £36,000 -
West Yorkshire -29 1 - - 2
Leeds -30 1 - - 2
Yorkshire -38 1 - - 2
North East - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £25,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £18,850 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Rugby - 1 £25,500 -
Slough - 1 £18,850 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £35,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £27,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -

VLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 46 (58.23%) HTML
2 44 (55.70%) PHP
3 41 (51.90%) Moodle
4 38 (48.10%) MySQL
4 38 (48.10%) CSS
4 38 (48.10%) E-Learning
5 32 (40.51%) Linux
6 27 (34.18%) Git (software)
7 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
8 23 (29.11%) LDAP
9 22 (27.85%) Learning Management System
10 21 (26.58%) SQL
11 19 (24.05%) Marketing
12 17 (21.52%) Ajax
12 17 (21.52%) Data Modelling
12 17 (21.52%) Ethernet
13 15 (18.99%) Perl
13 15 (18.99%) SSH
13 15 (18.99%) CentOS
13 15 (18.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (18.99%) Shibboleth
13 15 (18.99%) Regular Expression
13 15 (18.99%) sed
14 14 (17.72%) Blackboard
14 14 (17.72%) Computer Science
14 14 (17.72%) Apache
15 13 (16.46%) Internet
16 12 (15.19%) Product Management
17 11 (13.92%) PHP5
17 11 (13.92%) Project Management

VLE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 41 (51.90%) Moodle
2 14 (17.72%) Apache
3 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.53%) Lync
4 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.27%) Sakai Project
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Adobe Captivate
1 2 (2.53%) MS Office
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.53%) Quicktime
2 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.11%) LDAP
2 17 (21.52%) Ethernet
3 15 (18.99%) SSH
4 13 (16.46%) Internet
5 8 (10.13%) DNS
6 7 (8.86%) Firewall
7 6 (7.59%) VLAN
7 6 (7.59%) DHCP
8 5 (6.33%) SSL
8 5 (6.33%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (6.33%) Intranet
9 2 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.53%) FWSM
9 2 (2.53%) OSPF
9 2 (2.53%) BGP
9 2 (2.53%) ADSL
9 2 (2.53%) LAN
9 2 (2.53%) WAN
9 2 (2.53%) HTTP
9 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (48.10%) MySQL
2 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.27%) MS Access
4 1 (1.27%) dBASE
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (34.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.53%) ERwin
2 2 (2.53%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.27%) Ant
3 1 (1.27%) JUnit
3 1 (1.27%) Maven
3 1 (1.27%) MSI
3 1 (1.27%) Mercurial
General
1 19 (24.05%) Marketing
2 10 (12.66%) Multimedia
3 6 (7.59%) Finance
4 4 (5.06%) Local Government
5 3 (3.80%) Publishing
6 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (36.71%) Developer
2 20 (25.32%) Analyst
3 18 (22.78%) Systems Analyst
4 15 (18.99%) Development Analyst
4 15 (18.99%) Systems Development Analyst
5 12 (15.19%) Web Developer
6 9 (11.39%) ICT Technician
7 5 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.33%) E-Learning Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Senior Technician
8 4 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 4 (5.06%) ICT Support Technician
8 4 (5.06%) Moodle Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Designer
8 4 (5.06%) Support Technician
8 4 (5.06%) Instructional Designer
8 4 (5.06%) PHP Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Implementation Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Implementation Project Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (58.23%) HTML
2 38 (48.10%) CSS
3 17 (21.52%) Ajax
4 15 (18.99%) Regular Expression
5 9 (11.39%) jQuery
6 7 (8.86%) LAMP
7 4 (5.06%) HTML5 Canvas
7 4 (5.06%) Web Services
8 3 (3.80%) Flash
8 3 (3.80%) SAML
9 2 (2.53%) HTML5
9 2 (2.53%) .NET
9 2 (2.53%) XML
10 1 (1.27%) JDBC
10 1 (1.27%) JSP
10 1 (1.27%) SOAP
10 1 (1.27%) XHTML
10 1 (1.27%) J2EE
10 1 (1.27%) Spring
10 1 (1.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 38 (48.10%) E-Learning
2 22 (27.85%) Learning Management System
3 14 (17.72%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.80%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.53%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.53%) Photography
7 2 (2.53%) Video Editing
7 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.53%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.27%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.27%) Open Source
8 1 (1.27%) CMDB
8 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.51%) Linux
2 15 (18.99%) CentOS
2 15 (18.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (10.13%) Windows
4 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.86%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.59%) Apple iOS
6 5 (6.33%) Mac OS X
6 5 (6.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) Data Modelling
2 12 (15.19%) Product Management
3 11 (13.92%) Project Management
4 9 (11.39%) Performance Testing
5 8 (10.13%) Web Development
6 7 (8.86%) ITIL
6 7 (8.86%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (6.33%) Software Deployment
8 3 (3.80%) MVC
8 3 (3.80%) Time Management
8 3 (3.80%) Release Management
8 3 (3.80%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (3.80%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.53%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.53%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.27%) B2B
10 1 (1.27%) B2C
10 1 (1.27%) OOD
10 1 (1.27%) ETL
10 1 (1.27%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 44 (55.70%) PHP
2 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
3 21 (26.58%) SQL
4 15 (18.99%) Perl
4 15 (18.99%) sed
5 11 (13.92%) PHP5
6 9 (11.39%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
8 5 (6.33%) VB
9 4 (5.06%) Java
10 3 (3.80%) C#
11 1 (1.27%) Python
11 1 (1.27%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.27%) C
11 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.27%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (6.33%) CCNA
2 4 (5.06%) MCP
3 2 (2.53%) Degree
4 1 (1.27%) MCSE
4 1 (1.27%) MCSA
4 1 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.27%) MOS
4 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) Shibboleth
2 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) SCCM
2 2 (2.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) Blackboard
2 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) Oracle
3 7 (8.86%) Cisco
4 6 (7.59%) Zend
4 6 (7.59%) HP
5 4 (5.06%) Adobe
6 2 (2.53%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (2.53%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.53%) F5
6 2 (2.53%) Sophos
6 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.53%) CA
6 2 (2.53%) BT
6 2 (2.53%) Juniper
7 1 (1.27%) BMC
7 1 (1.27%) SAP
East Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Competative
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competative
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Guided e-Learning
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
University of Leeds
Salary: £25,513 - £30,434, or £31,342 - £37,394 p.a
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 41 days total holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
London
University of London
Salary: From £32,568 to £39,528 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
University of Leeds
Salary: From £31,342 to £37,394 per annum flexibility to appoint up to £40,847
Posted: 18 days ago
North West London
Instructure
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago