Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VLE over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 326 338 350
Rank change year-on-year +12 +12 -15
Permanent jobs citing VLE 13 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.13% 0.082% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 8
South West median annual salary £35,047 £43,000 £26,148
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.50% +64.45% -41.89%
10th Percentile £27,000 £32,625 £24,278
90th Percentile £40,694 £50,000 £47,000
England median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,066
% change year-on-year -12.50% +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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3937 4132 4529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.32% 37.87% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3116 3405 3677
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,600 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £62,700
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

VLE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing VLE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for VLE in the South West

VLE
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for VLE in the South West

VLE
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLE in the South West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VLE in the South West

VLE
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLE within the South West region over the 6 months to 23 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
Somerset +5 7 £35,000 -18.60%
Bristol -25 2 £38,796 +13.27%
Cornwall - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £29,047 -
VLE
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 South West region with a requirement for VLE.

1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) Moodle
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (15.38%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Blackboard
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Learning Management System
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
6 2 (15.38%) Spring
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Release Management
6 2 (15.38%) Time Management
6 2 (15.38%) Service Management
6 2 (15.38%) ITSM
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Workflow
6 2 (15.38%) Video\Live Streaming
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum

VLE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (46.15%) Moodle
2 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Lectora
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) IT Support
2 5 (38.46%) IT Manager
2 5 (38.46%) IT Support Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Support Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Content Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) e-Learning Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (7.69%) IT Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) Junior IT Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
2 2 (15.38%) e-Learning
2 2 (15.38%) Learning Management System
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) SCORM
2 2 (15.38%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
2 2 (15.38%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) ITSM
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) Release Management
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Time Management
2 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Blackboard
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle