Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 112 105
Rank change year-on-year -4 -7 +10
Permanent jobs citing VLE 7 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.53% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.56% 0.82% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.60% +1.18% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,500 £27,850
90th Percentile £37,500 £44,500 £48,250
South West median annual salary £35,047 £43,000 £26,148
% change year-on-year -18.50% +64.45% -41.89%

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 Somerset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 448 368 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 33.66% 27.63% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 348 302 305
Somerset median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,117 £25,688 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,435
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +2.56%

VLE
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for VLE in Somerset

VLE
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for VLE in Somerset

VLE
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLE within the Somerset 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
Bath -8 7 £35,000 -18.60%
VLE
South West

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 Somerset region with a requirement for VLE.

1 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) Moodle
2 2 (28.57%) Lectora
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Learning Management System
2 2 (28.57%) e-Learning
2 2 (28.57%) SCORM

VLE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 5 (71.43%) Moodle
1 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Lectora
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) IT Manager
1 5 (71.43%) IT Support
1 5 (71.43%) IT Support Manager
1 5 (71.43%) Support Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Content Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) e-Learning Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) e-Learning
1 2 (28.57%) Learning Management System
1 2 (28.57%) SCORM
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree