Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1112 1121 1186
Rank change year-on-year +9 +65 +15
Permanent jobs citing VLE 36 68 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.038% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.050% 0.093% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 26 67 72
England median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,066
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.08% +8.76%
10th Percentile £20,073 £25,950 £25,755
90th Percentile £48,715 £74,250 £47,500
UK median annual salary £34,250 £40,000 £38,066
% change year-on-year -14.38% +5.08% +8.76%

VLE is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 72418 73176 86657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.34% 41.10% 42.15%
Number of salaries quoted 54832 60660 70138
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,075 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

VLE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +33 13 £35,047 -18.50%
London -12 8 £47,408 -5.19%
East of England +13 6 £33,000 -29.67%
South East +57 4 £33,500 +1.52%
North of England +3 3 £29,500 +10.28% 3
Yorkshire +26 2 £36,000 +38.46% 3
Midlands +20 2 £18,760 -34.49%
East Midlands +22 1 £18,000 -32.17%
West Midlands +13 1 £19,520 -52.77%
North West -3 1 £16,750 -39.09%
VLE
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 22 (61.11%) Moodle
2 19 (52.78%) Degree
3 15 (41.67%) e-Learning
4 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.78%) HTML
6 9 (25.00%) Learning Management System
7 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 6 (16.67%) Graphic Design
8 6 (16.67%) Publishing
8 6 (16.67%) SQL
8 6 (16.67%) MySQL
8 6 (16.67%) CSS
8 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (13.89%) Content Development
9 5 (13.89%) Windows
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
9 5 (13.89%) Project Management
9 5 (13.89%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (13.89%) SCORM
10 4 (11.11%) Blackboard
10 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
10 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (11.11%) PHP
10 4 (11.11%) Java
10 4 (11.11%) ITIL
10 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
10 4 (11.11%) HTML5
11 3 (8.33%) Web Development
11 3 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite

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 22 (61.11%) Moodle
2 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.33%) CMS
3 3 (8.33%) IIS
3 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Sakai
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (8.33%) Adobe Captivate
2 3 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (8.33%) Adobe Premiere
2 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.56%) Lectora
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) G Suite
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (16.67%) Publishing
2 5 (13.89%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (8.33%) Finance
4 2 (5.56%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.78%) Games
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) e-Learning Developer
3 6 (16.67%) IT Support
4 5 (13.89%) IT Manager
4 5 (13.89%) IT Support Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Support Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Designer
5 4 (11.11%) Development Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) e-Learning Designer
6 3 (8.33%) Graduate
6 3 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (8.33%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Content Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Digital Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Support Technician
8 1 (2.78%) Active Directory Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Junior Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) CSS
3 4 (11.11%) HTML5
4 3 (8.33%) .NET
4 3 (8.33%) XML
5 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.56%) Spring
5 2 (5.56%) Spring MVC
5 2 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (2.78%) Ajax
6 1 (2.78%) jQuery
6 1 (2.78%) LAMP
6 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) e-Learning
2 9 (25.00%) Learning Management System
3 6 (16.67%) Graphic Design
4 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (13.89%) SCORM
5 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (5.56%) Digital Media
7 2 (5.56%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (2.78%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Content Development
1 5 (13.89%) Project Management
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (8.33%) MVC
3 3 (8.33%) Service Management
3 3 (8.33%) Time Management
3 3 (8.33%) Web Development
4 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.56%) ITSM
4 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
4 2 (5.56%) Release Management
4 2 (5.56%) Scrum
4 2 (5.56%) Workflow
5 1 (2.78%) Biometrics
5 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) Java
3 4 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) DBS Check
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MBA
4 1 (2.78%) MCP
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Blackboard
3 3 (8.33%) Adobe
4 2 (5.56%) Apple
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) Aastra
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.78%) Zend