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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Rank 877 943 923
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -20
Permanent jobs citing VLE 33 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.025% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.082% 0.059% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 37
Median salary £37,500 £38,436 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +6.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,921 £27,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £45,000 £38,785
UK excluding London median salary £32,043 £32,500 £34,198
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -4.96%

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
40165 45402 45943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.12% 42.18% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32883 36340 35820
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 30 August 2016 within the UK.

VLE Salary Histogram in the UK

VLE
Top 19 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 30 August 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 +39 32 £38,000 -1.13% 7
London +36 11 £55,268 +43.55% 2
East Midlands - 9 £24,341 - 1
Nottingham - 8 £25,439 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 8 £25,439 - 1
South West +4 7 £43,000 +56.36% 2
West Midlands - 5 £41,333 -
City of London +61 4 £38,037 +46.29%
Birmingham - 4 £41,333 -
Somerset -2 3 £43,000 +1.17%
Wiltshire - 3 £45,000 -
Bath - 3 £43,000 -
Swindon - 3 £45,000 -
Bristol +9 1 £34,250 +24.54% 2
Leicester - 1 £19,601 -
Leicestershire - 1 £19,601 -
Coventry - 1 £33,375 -
Edinburgh - 1 £23,000 -
Scotland - 1 £23,000 -

VLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 40 (60.61%) e-Learning
2 32 (48.48%) Moodle
3 20 (30.30%) PHP
4 18 (27.27%) SQL
5 16 (24.24%) Management Information System
5 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 12 (18.18%) MySQL
6 12 (18.18%) Scrum
7 11 (16.67%) Web Design
7 11 (16.67%) Degree
7 11 (16.67%) Internet
7 11 (16.67%) jQuery
8 10 (15.15%) QA
9 9 (13.64%) Local Government
9 9 (13.64%) HTML
9 9 (13.64%) CSS
9 9 (13.64%) Git (software)
10 8 (12.12%) Windows
10 8 (12.12%) CRM
10 8 (12.12%) Web Development
11 7 (10.61%) Apache
11 7 (10.61%) Open Source
11 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
12 6 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (9.09%) Test Scripting
12 6 (9.09%) Linux
12 6 (9.09%) MS Office
12 6 (9.09%) Project Management
12 6 (9.09%) Statistics

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 32 (48.48%) Moodle
2 7 (10.61%) Apache
3 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.55%) WordPress
4 2 (3.03%) CMS
5 1 (1.52%) Drupal
5 1 (1.52%) IIS
5 1 (1.52%) Liferay
5 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Office
2 4 (6.06%) Adobe Captivate
3 3 (4.55%) Fireworks
3 3 (4.55%) Photoshop
4 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) GitHub
2 2 (3.03%) Google Apps
2 2 (3.03%) Office 365
3 1 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.67%) Internet
2 3 (4.55%) SSH
3 1 (1.52%) DHCP
3 1 (1.52%) DNS
3 1 (1.52%) LAN
3 1 (1.52%) VLAN
3 1 (1.52%) WAN
3 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) MySQL
2 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.06%) JIRA
3 3 (4.55%) Subversion
3 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.52%) JUnit
4 1 (1.52%) Maven
4 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (13.64%) Local Government
2 5 (7.58%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Law
2 5 (7.58%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.52%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Publishing
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (43.94%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) e-Learning Developer
4 9 (13.64%) PHP Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Web Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Administrator
6 6 (9.09%) IT Manager
6 6 (9.09%) MIS Administrator
6 6 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.58%) Training Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Applications Developer
8 4 (6.06%) QA Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) QA Test Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Development Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Development Project Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Programmer
9 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.67%) jQuery
2 9 (13.64%) CSS
2 9 (13.64%) HTML
3 6 (9.09%) Ajax
3 6 (9.09%) LAMP
4 5 (7.58%) .NET
5 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.55%) Django
5 3 (4.55%) Flash
5 3 (4.55%) JSON
6 2 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.52%) CSS3
7 1 (1.52%) HTML5
7 1 (1.52%) J2EE
7 1 (1.52%) JAX-WS
7 1 (1.52%) JPA
7 1 (1.52%) JSP
7 1 (1.52%) Middleware
7 1 (1.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 40 (60.61%) e-Learning
2 16 (24.24%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.09%) Statistics
4 5 (7.58%) Learning Management System
5 4 (6.06%) Data Structures
6 3 (4.55%) SCORM
7 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.52%) Social Network
7 1 (1.52%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.52%) User Experience
7 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Linux
3 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.06%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.55%) CentOS
5 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.18%) Scrum
3 11 (16.67%) Web Design
4 8 (12.12%) CRM
4 8 (12.12%) Web Development
5 7 (10.61%) Open Source
6 6 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (9.09%) Project Management
6 6 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 4 (6.06%) Automated Testing
7 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (6.06%) TDD
8 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.55%) Data Modelling
8 3 (4.55%) Logistics
8 3 (4.55%) OOP
8 3 (4.55%) Release Management
8 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) PHP
2 18 (27.27%) SQL
3 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.06%) C#
5 3 (4.55%) Python
5 3 (4.55%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.52%) Java
6 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) DBS Check
3 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) MCSE
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.03%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.52%) HND
5 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) Adobe
2 4 (6.06%) Blackboard
2 4 (6.06%) HP
3 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.03%) Google
5 1 (1.52%) Apple
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) Ruckus Wireless
Nottingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
UWE
Salary: From £37,768 to £41,255 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
University Of Cambridge
Salary: From £34,576 to £46,414 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
University of the West of England
Posted: 12 days ago