The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
England / West Midlands
Rank - 202 -
Permanent jobs citing VLE 0 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.29% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 0
Median salary - £43,974 -
UK excluding London median salary £46,924 £39,323 £33,045
% change year-on-year
+19.32% +19.00%

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1721 1790 1635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.53% 34.20% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1270 1400 1412
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VLE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing VLE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

VLE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VLE
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VLE Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VLE
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for VLE.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Moodle
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Wireframes

VLE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Moodle
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA