The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank 920 961 955
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -6
Permanent jobs citing VLE 28 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.021% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.064% 0.053% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 37
Median salary £30,111 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.78% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £25,500 £21,985
10% offered a salary of more than £33,519 £38,436 £40,100
UK excluding London median salary £31,486 £27,605 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -15.71%

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
43758 45498 49389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.37% 40.55% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35305 35882 39192
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VLE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 May 2016 within the UK.

VLE Salary Histogram in the UK

VLE
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLE within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +24 13 £27,875 -17.40% 4
Scotland - 12 £30,473 -
Edinburgh - 11 - -
South East +12 5 £19,315 -33.39%
Kent - 4 - -
Monmouthshire - 3 £32,500 -
South Wales - 3 £32,500 -
Monmouth - 3 £32,500 -
Wales - 3 £32,500 -
London +2 2 £29,750 -20.66% 1
South West -12 2 £33,633 -3.90% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £25,250 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £33,633 -
Wetherby - 2 £25,250 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £25,250 -
Croydon - 2 £29,750 -
Cheltenham - 2 £33,633 -
Berkshire +17 1 £19,315 -40.57%
Bedford - 1 £22,000 - 1
Reading - 1 £19,315 -
Manchester - 1 £37,500 -
North West - 1 £37,500 -
East of England - 1 £22,000 - 2
Scottish Borders - 1 £30,473 -
Galashiels - 1 £30,473 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £22,000 - 1

VLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing VLE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VLE.

1 41 (57.75%) e-Learning
2 38 (53.52%) Moodle
3 35 (49.30%) Management Information System
3 35 (49.30%) SQL
4 31 (43.66%) PHP
5 20 (28.17%) Linux
5 20 (28.17%) MySQL
5 20 (28.17%) jQuery
6 19 (26.76%) CentOS
6 19 (26.76%) Ajax
6 19 (26.76%) HTML
6 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
6 19 (26.76%) CSS
7 18 (25.35%) Data Modelling
7 18 (25.35%) Project Management
7 18 (25.35%) Service Delivery
7 18 (25.35%) Local Government
7 18 (25.35%) SSH
7 18 (25.35%) LAMP
7 18 (25.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
7 18 (25.35%) Web Development
7 18 (25.35%) GitHub
8 17 (23.94%) Learning Management System
8 17 (23.94%) Finance
9 16 (22.54%) Data Management
9 16 (22.54%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (19.72%) CRM
10 14 (19.72%) Degree
10 14 (19.72%) Enterprise Architecture

VLE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (53.52%) Moodle
2 7 (9.86%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.82%) IIS
4 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.35%) GitHub
2 10 (14.08%) Office 365
3 3 (4.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.35%) SSH
2 12 (16.90%) Internet
3 4 (5.63%) VoIP
3 4 (5.63%) Wireless
4 3 (4.23%) SAN
4 3 (4.23%) VLAN
5 2 (2.82%) Intranet
6 1 (1.41%) DHCP
6 1 (1.41%) DNS
6 1 (1.41%) Firewall
6 1 (1.41%) LAN
6 1 (1.41%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.41%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.41%) VPN
6 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.17%) MySQL
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (25.35%) Local Government
2 17 (23.94%) Finance
3 4 (5.63%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (46.48%) Developer
2 28 (39.44%) Analyst
3 19 (26.76%) PHP Developer
4 14 (19.72%) Analyst Developer
5 12 (16.90%) e-Learning Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Business Analyst
7 8 (11.27%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (11.27%) Moodle Developer
7 8 (11.27%) MySQL Developer
7 8 (11.27%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Architect
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.63%) Administrator
9 4 (5.63%) MIS Administrator
9 4 (5.63%) Network Manager
9 4 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.23%) MIS Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.17%) jQuery
2 19 (26.76%) Ajax
2 19 (26.76%) CSS
2 19 (26.76%) HTML
3 18 (25.35%) LAMP
4 1 (1.41%) .NET
4 1 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.41%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (57.75%) e-Learning
2 35 (49.30%) Management Information System
3 17 (23.94%) Learning Management System
4 14 (19.72%) Mobile App
5 6 (8.45%) Statistics
6 4 (5.63%) Mathematics
7 3 (4.23%) HP StoreVirtual
7 3 (4.23%) Replication
8 2 (2.82%) Social Media
9 1 (1.41%) Biometrics
9 1 (1.41%) IPTV
9 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.17%) Linux
2 19 (26.76%) CentOS
3 18 (25.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (8.45%) Windows
5 5 (7.04%) Windows Server
5 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.82%) Unix
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) Data Modelling
1 18 (25.35%) Project Management
1 18 (25.35%) Service Delivery
1 18 (25.35%) Web Development
2 16 (22.54%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (22.54%) Data Management
3 14 (19.72%) Analytics
3 14 (19.72%) CRM
3 14 (19.72%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (18.31%) Web Design
5 9 (12.68%) Business Analysis
5 9 (12.68%) Information Management
6 5 (7.04%) ArchiMate
6 5 (7.04%) SOA
6 5 (7.04%) TOGAF
7 4 (5.63%) ITIL
8 3 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.82%) Migration
9 2 (2.82%) Strategic Planning
9 2 (2.82%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (49.30%) SQL
2 31 (43.66%) PHP
3 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.45%) C
5 1 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) DBS Check
3 3 (4.23%) MCITP
3 3 (4.23%) MCP
3 3 (4.23%) MCSE
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (11.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Sysprep
1 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) Dell
2 4 (5.63%) VMware
3 3 (4.23%) Avaya
3 3 (4.23%) Cisco
3 3 (4.23%) Citrix
3 3 (4.23%) Google
3 3 (4.23%) HP
3 3 (4.23%) Veeam
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe
4 1 (1.41%) Capita
4 1 (1.41%) Juniper
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle
4 1 (1.41%) Remedy
Bedford, Bedfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
UWE
Salary: From £31,656 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
City University London
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
University Of Cambridge
Salary: From £34,576 to £46,414 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago