The table below looks at the statistics for Moodle skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Moodle over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Moodle
Rank 220 195 196
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Permanent jobs citing Moodle 6 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.56% 0.82% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 8
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 £49,096
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% -33.80%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £35,000 £33,030
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.96%
Moodle
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1062 971 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.47% 18.68% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 896 846 749
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Moodle
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Moodle across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Moodle Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Moodle
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Moodle across the West Midlands region.

Moodle Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Moodle
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Moodle across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Moodle Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Moodle
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Moodle within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £38,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £26,500 -
Birmingham -18 1 £24,000 -17.73%
Moodle
England

Moodle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Moodle 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 Moodle.

1 8 (57.14%) PHP
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) E-Learning
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) MySQL
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) VLE
5 3 (21.43%) SSH
5 3 (21.43%) vSphere
5 3 (21.43%) Apache
5 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
5 3 (21.43%) MS Office
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) SCORM
6 2 (14.29%) OO PHP
6 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
6 2 (14.29%) OOD
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) Plesk
6 2 (14.29%) Squid
6 2 (14.29%) Refactoring
6 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 2 (14.29%) Subversion
6 2 (14.29%) Symfony
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 1 (7.14%) Time Management
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Management

Moodle
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Moodle 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 Moodle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) WordPress
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
2 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SSH
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Support
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Instructional Designer
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Designer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Moodle Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) E-Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) Symfony
2 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) Flash
3 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) E-Learning
2 4 (28.57%) VLE
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) SCORM
5 1 (7.14%) Learning Management System
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) OO
1 2 (14.29%) OOD
1 2 (14.29%) MVC
1 2 (14.29%) Refactoring
1 2 (14.29%) OO PHP
2 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Time Management
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
2 1 (7.14%) Change Control
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) PHP
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) ActionScript
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) vSphere
2 2 (14.29%) Squid
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.14%) Shibboleth
3 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Plesk
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Dell
2 1 (7.14%) NetApp
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Altiris
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco