The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 843 898 929
Rank change year-on-year +55 +31  
Permanent jobs citing VLE 20 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.024% 0.019% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.057% 0.045% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 31
Median salary £32,500 £28,356 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.61% -12.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,716 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,408 £39,500 £45,000
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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34993 37921 42707
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 42.26% 41.59% 41.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27459 31530 34417
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,354
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

VLE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

VLE
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for VLE in England

VLE
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLE in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VLE in England

VLE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLE within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
London +28 8 £47,408 +20.01% 2
East Midlands - 5 £20,500 -
South East +51 3 - -
South West +5 2 £32,500 -3.36% 2
Yorkshire +14 1 £29,500 +13.46% 1
West Midlands +12 1 £19,520 -36.44% 1
VLE
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for VLE.

1 23 (67.65%) Moodle
2 19 (55.88%) e-Learning
3 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 16 (47.06%) CSS
4 14 (41.18%) PHP
5 13 (38.24%) HTML
5 13 (38.24%) MySQL
5 13 (38.24%) Degree
6 10 (29.41%) Learning Management System
7 9 (26.47%) CMS
8 8 (23.53%) Linux
8 8 (23.53%) HTML5
8 8 (23.53%) Web Development
8 8 (23.53%) jQuery
8 8 (23.53%) Content Management
9 7 (20.59%) Project Management
10 6 (17.65%) LAMP
10 6 (17.65%) CSS3
11 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
11 5 (14.71%) QA
11 5 (14.71%) Games
11 5 (14.71%) SQL
12 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
12 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
12 4 (11.76%) SCORM
12 4 (11.76%) WordPress
12 4 (11.76%) SSH
12 4 (11.76%) Ajax
12 4 (11.76%) CentOS
12 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

VLE
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 23 (67.65%) Moodle
2 9 (26.47%) CMS
3 4 (11.76%) WordPress
4 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.88%) Apache
6 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (8.82%) Adobe Captivate
1 3 (8.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (8.82%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (8.82%) Adobe Premiere
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (8.82%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.94%) Lectora
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) GitHub
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) SSH
2 3 (8.82%) Intranet
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
3 2 (5.88%) Wireless
4 1 (2.94%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.94%) HTTP
4 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.94%) MQTT
4 1 (2.94%) VLAN
4 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (14.71%) Games
2 3 (8.82%) Legal
2 3 (8.82%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) PHP Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Designer
4 5 (14.71%) Account Manager
5 4 (11.76%) e-Learning Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Graduate
6 3 (8.82%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Instructional Designer
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Development Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.88%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Moodle Developer
7 2 (5.88%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Designer
8 1 (2.94%) e-Learning Designer
8 1 (2.94%) Embedded Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) ICT Support
8 1 (2.94%) ICT Support Technician
8 1 (2.94%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) CSS
2 13 (38.24%) HTML
3 8 (23.53%) HTML5
3 8 (23.53%) jQuery
4 6 (17.65%) CSS3
4 6 (17.65%) LAMP
5 4 (11.76%) Ajax
5 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (8.82%) XML
7 2 (5.88%) .NET
7 2 (5.88%) Backbone.js
7 2 (5.88%) FFmpeg
7 2 (5.88%) GStreamer
7 2 (5.88%) Meteor
7 2 (5.88%) Web Services
8 1 (2.94%) Ember.js
8 1 (2.94%) Laravel
8 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (55.88%) e-Learning
2 10 (29.41%) Learning Management System
3 4 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.76%) SCORM
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.82%) Animation
4 3 (8.82%) Graphic Design
4 3 (8.82%) Social Media
5 2 (5.88%) Streaming Video
6 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) CentOS
2 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Android
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Content Management
1 8 (23.53%) Web Development
2 7 (20.59%) Project Management
3 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 3 (8.82%) Content Writing
4 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.82%) CRM
4 3 (8.82%) MVC
4 3 (8.82%) Open Source
4 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.82%) Web Design
5 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (5.88%) DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) Front End Development
5 2 (5.88%) IT Strategy
5 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.88%) Presales
5 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 14 (41.18%) PHP
3 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) ES6
4 2 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) C
5 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.94%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CCNA
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCP
3 1 (2.94%) MCSA
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Firmware
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
1 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Blackboard
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Adobe
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Zend
4 1 (2.94%) Apple
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) Meraki
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £17772.00 - £21268.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago