The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 89 106
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17  
Permanent jobs citing VLE 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.080% 0.51% 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 1.27% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £39,000 £24,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.50% -7.69%  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 534 472 484
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 42.96% 39.80% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 337 230 291
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

VLE
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

VLE
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for VLE in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for VLE.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Moodle
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

VLE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Django Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python/Django Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat