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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
England / East of England
Rank 238 - 274
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VLE 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.067% - 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% - 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £25,000 - £33,045
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £29,522
% change year-on-year -7.69% +10.08%  

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 2252 3112 2947
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 37.46% 42.55% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1726 2355 2314
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing VLE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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

VLE
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £25,000 -
VLE
England

VLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 17 (100.00%) Moodle
2 15 (88.24%) Blackboard
2 15 (88.24%) SharePoint
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 12 (70.59%) Web Services
3 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) DSDM
3 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
3 12 (70.59%) C#
3 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 12 (70.59%) .NET
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (70.59%) Degree
3 12 (70.59%) Selenium
3 12 (70.59%) Unit Testing
3 12 (70.59%) MVC
3 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) Business Analysis
3 12 (70.59%) PowerShell
3 12 (70.59%) Sitecore
3 12 (70.59%) Learning Management System
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (70.59%) HTML5
3 12 (70.59%) Moq
3 12 (70.59%) Waterfall
3 12 (70.59%) SpecFlow
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (70.59%) Jenkins

VLE
Top Related 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 17 (100.00%) Moodle
2 15 (88.24%) SharePoint
3 3 (17.65%) CMS
3 3 (17.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
1 12 (70.59%) Moq
1 12 (70.59%) Octopus Deploy
1 12 (70.59%) Selenium
1 12 (70.59%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) e-Learning Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) .NET
1 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
1 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
1 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET Web API
1 12 (70.59%) HTML
1 12 (70.59%) HTML5
1 12 (70.59%) HTML5 Canvas
1 12 (70.59%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Learning Management System
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) Social Media
3 2 (11.76%) e-Learning
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
1 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (70.59%) Business Analysis
1 12 (70.59%) DSDM
1 12 (70.59%) MVC
1 12 (70.59%) SDLC
1 12 (70.59%) Unit Testing
1 12 (70.59%) Waterfall
2 3 (17.65%) Content Management
2 3 (17.65%) Content Writing
2 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Web Development
3 2 (11.76%) OO
3 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C#
1 12 (70.59%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Blackboard
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) Sitecore