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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
UK / England
Rank 809 905 918
Rank change year-on-year +96 +13  
Permanent jobs citing VLE 14 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.018% 0.018% 0.020%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.046% 0.043% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 20
Median salary £37,500 £32,836 £34,022
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.20% -3.48%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,906 £24,650 £24,891
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £38,000 £38,436
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +25.00%  

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 30701 39643 38552
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 38.48% 41.08% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24868 32120 30789
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 24 March 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 24 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
London +66 5 £37,500 -1.31%
East of England - 4 £25,000 -
South East +61 2 £38,000 +96.74%
Yorkshire +20 1 £30,000 +18.81%
South West +16 1 £24,064 - 1
North West -16 1 £30,000 -20.00%
VLE
UK

VLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for VLE.

1 28 (59.57%) Moodle
2 25 (53.19%) Learning Management System
3 23 (48.94%) HTML
4 21 (44.68%) e-Learning
5 16 (34.04%) Windows
6 15 (31.91%) .NET
6 15 (31.91%) SharePoint
6 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (31.91%) MVC
6 15 (31.91%) Blackboard
6 15 (31.91%) HTML5
6 15 (31.91%) Degree
7 14 (29.79%) Unit Testing
7 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
7 14 (29.79%) Web Services
8 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
8 13 (27.66%) C#
8 13 (27.66%) PowerShell
8 13 (27.66%) Business Analysis
9 12 (25.53%) Selenium
9 12 (25.53%) Sitecore
9 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (25.53%) Moq
9 12 (25.53%) Waterfall
9 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (25.53%) SpecFlow
9 12 (25.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
9 12 (25.53%) DSDM
9 12 (25.53%) MS Excel

VLE
Top Related 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 28 (59.57%) Moodle
2 15 (31.91%) SharePoint
3 7 (14.89%) CMS
4 5 (10.64%) WordPress
5 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.51%) GitHub
3 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) SSH
2 3 (6.38%) Intranet
3 1 (2.13%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.13%) VLAN
3 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (23.40%) MySQL
4 6 (12.77%) Big Data
5 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Jenkins
1 12 (25.53%) Moq
1 12 (25.53%) Octopus Deploy
1 12 (25.53%) Selenium
1 12 (25.53%) SpecFlow
2 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.38%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.13%) git-flow
4 1 (2.13%) RSpec
General
1 4 (8.51%) Law
2 3 (6.38%) Legal
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Multimedia
3 2 (4.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (68.09%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Senior Developer
3 7 (14.89%) e-Learning Developer
3 7 (14.89%) PHP Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Software Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Analyst Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.51%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (4.26%) Integration Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Integration Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Integration Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Training Manager
9 1 (2.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Technologist
9 1 (2.13%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (48.94%) HTML
2 15 (31.91%) .NET
2 15 (31.91%) HTML5
3 14 (29.79%) Web Services
4 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
4 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (25.53%) CSS
4 12 (25.53%) HTML5 Canvas
5 7 (14.89%) jQuery
6 5 (10.64%) CSS3
6 5 (10.64%) LAMP
7 4 (8.51%) Ajax
8 3 (6.38%) Ember.js
8 3 (6.38%) REST
8 3 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (4.26%) FFmpeg
9 2 (4.26%) Laravel
9 2 (4.26%) Meteor
Miscellaneous
1 25 (53.19%) Learning Management System
2 21 (44.68%) e-Learning
3 6 (12.77%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.51%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (6.38%) Reference Data
5 3 (6.38%) Social Media
6 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.26%) Streaming Video
7 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 12 (25.53%) Windows Server
3 7 (14.89%) Linux
4 4 (8.51%) CentOS
4 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (31.91%) MVC
2 14 (29.79%) Unit Testing
3 13 (27.66%) Business Analysis
4 12 (25.53%) DSDM
4 12 (25.53%) SDLC
4 12 (25.53%) Waterfall
5 7 (14.89%) Web Development
6 6 (12.77%) Analytics
6 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (12.77%) Mathematics
7 4 (8.51%) Content Management
7 4 (8.51%) CRM
7 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.51%) Project Management
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.38%) Manual Testing
8 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.38%) TDD
8 3 (6.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) C#
1 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
1 13 (27.66%) PowerShell
2 12 (25.53%) PHP
2 12 (25.53%) SQL
3 2 (4.26%) ES6
3 2 (4.26%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) CCNA
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (6.38%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) Capistrano
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Blackboard
2 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.53%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) Meraki
4 1 (2.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) Zend
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