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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank 905 911 906
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing VLE 38 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.022% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.088% 0.054% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 20
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £33,914
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +3.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £20,366 £25,474
10% offered a salary of more than £54,285 £39,687 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,672 £33,045 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.92% +1.67%

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
43284 42305 42447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.49% 40.28% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34684 34230 33014
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 2016 within the UK.

VLE Salary Histogram in the UK

VLE
Top 18 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 14 February 2016. 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 +24 36 £38,000 +3.40% 5
West Midlands - 17 £43,974 - 2
Birmingham - 16 £43,974 - 2
London +20 15 £38,000 -1.13% 1
South East +1 4 £47,625 +25.32%
Berkshire - 3 £61,250 -
Monmouthshire - 2 £32,500 -
South Wales - 2 £32,500 -
Wales - 2 £32,500 -
Monmouth - 2 £32,500 -
Slough - 2 £61,250 -
Crawley +4 1 £34,000 +9.67%
West Sussex -7 1 £34,000 +9.67%
City of London - 1 £38,000 -
Croydon - 1 £31,000 -
Grays - 1 £26,750 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £25,000 -
Reading - 1 £19,315 -

VLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 50 (57.47%) Management Information System
2 45 (51.72%) e-Learning
3 44 (50.57%) Moodle
4 39 (44.83%) Linux
5 38 (43.68%) SQL
5 38 (43.68%) Project Management
6 37 (42.53%) PHP
7 34 (39.08%) jQuery
7 34 (39.08%) HTML
7 34 (39.08%) JavaScript
7 34 (39.08%) MySQL
7 34 (39.08%) CSS
7 34 (39.08%) CentOS
8 33 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (37.93%) Git (software)
8 33 (37.93%) Learning Management System
8 33 (37.93%) GitHub
8 33 (37.93%) Data Modelling
8 33 (37.93%) Ajax
8 33 (37.93%) Web Development
8 33 (37.93%) SSH
8 33 (37.93%) LAMP
9 17 (19.54%) CRM
10 16 (18.39%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (18.39%) Data Management
10 16 (18.39%) Service Delivery
10 16 (18.39%) Local Government
11 15 (17.24%) Finance
12 14 (16.09%) Enterprise Architecture
12 14 (16.09%) Analytics

VLE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 44 (50.57%) Moodle
2 7 (8.05%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.75%) CMS
4 4 (4.60%) IIS
5 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.15%) Drupal
7 1 (1.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.60%) MS Office
2 2 (2.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.30%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.15%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 33 (37.93%) GitHub
2 7 (8.05%) Office 365
3 1 (1.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 33 (37.93%) SSH
2 5 (5.75%) Wireless
3 4 (4.60%) Intranet
4 3 (3.45%) Internet
4 3 (3.45%) VoIP
5 2 (2.30%) SAN
5 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.30%) VLAN
6 1 (1.15%) DHCP
6 1 (1.15%) DNS
6 1 (1.15%) Firewall
6 1 (1.15%) LAN
6 1 (1.15%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.15%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.15%) VPN
6 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (39.08%) MySQL
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 33 (37.93%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.15%) Dreamweaver
General
1 16 (18.39%) Local Government
2 15 (17.24%) Finance
3 11 (12.64%) Retail
4 3 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (43.68%) Analyst
2 36 (41.38%) Developer
2 36 (41.38%) PHP Developer
3 21 (24.14%) Analyst Developer
4 13 (14.94%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (14.94%) MySQL Developer
4 13 (14.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 11 (12.64%) LAMP Developer
5 11 (12.64%) Linux Developer
5 11 (12.64%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 9 (10.34%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Architect
7 5 (5.75%) Coordinator
7 5 (5.75%) Moodle Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.60%) IT Technician
8 4 (4.60%) Network Manager
9 3 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (39.08%) CSS
1 34 (39.08%) HTML
1 34 (39.08%) jQuery
2 33 (37.93%) Ajax
2 33 (37.93%) LAMP
3 1 (1.15%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (57.47%) Management Information System
2 45 (51.72%) e-Learning
3 33 (37.93%) Learning Management System
4 14 (16.09%) Mobile App
5 6 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (4.60%) Video Editing
7 3 (3.45%) Copywriting
7 3 (3.45%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.45%) User Experience
8 2 (2.30%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (2.30%) IPTV
8 2 (2.30%) Replication
8 2 (2.30%) Social Media
8 2 (2.30%) Statistics
9 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.15%) Biometrics
9 1 (1.15%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Licensing
9 1 (1.15%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (44.83%) Linux
2 34 (39.08%) CentOS
3 33 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (12.64%) Windows
5 6 (6.90%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.30%) Unix
7 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.68%) Project Management
2 33 (37.93%) Data Modelling
2 33 (37.93%) Web Development
3 17 (19.54%) CRM
4 16 (18.39%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (18.39%) Data Management
4 16 (18.39%) Service Delivery
5 14 (16.09%) Analytics
5 14 (16.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (10.34%) Business Analysis
6 9 (10.34%) Information Management
7 5 (5.75%) ArchiMate
7 5 (5.75%) SOA
7 5 (5.75%) TOGAF
8 3 (3.45%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.45%) ITIL
8 3 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.45%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 38 (43.68%) SQL
2 37 (42.53%) PHP
3 34 (39.08%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.90%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) DBS Check
3 2 (2.30%) MCITP
3 2 (2.30%) MCP
3 2 (2.30%) MCSE
3 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.49%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Sysprep
1 1 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) Blackboard
3 3 (3.45%) Dell
3 3 (3.45%) VMware
4 2 (2.30%) Adobe
4 2 (2.30%) Avaya
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco
4 2 (2.30%) Citrix
4 2 (2.30%) Google
4 2 (2.30%) HP
4 2 (2.30%) Veeam
5 1 (1.15%) Capita
5 1 (1.15%) Juniper
5 1 (1.15%) Remedy
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