The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 249 282
Permanent jobs citing VLE 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.044% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.11% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £22,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -53.68%  
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £24,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -26.15%  

VLE is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2658 2849 3392
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 43.11% 41.81% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3144 3572 4216
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,750 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

VLE
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing VLE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for VLE in the East of England

VLE
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VLE in the East of England.

Salary trend for VLE in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for VLE.

1 4 (100.00%) Moodle
2 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) Content Management
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) WordPress
2 3 (75.00%) Content Writing
2 3 (75.00%) Blackboard
2 3 (75.00%) Social Media
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (75.00%) Intranet
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (25.00%) e-Learning

VLE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (100.00%) Moodle
2 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SDL Web 8
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) e-Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (75.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Content Management
1 3 (75.00%) Content Writing
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Blackboard