Period
to 8 May 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term e-Learning in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited e-Learning over the 6 months to 8 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

e-Learning
UK
6 months to
8 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 668 678 668
Rank change year-on-year +10 -10 +157
Permanent jobs citing e-Learning 208 275 492
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.27% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.80% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 155 138 341
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,525 £27,500
25th Percentile £34,375 £31,469 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +3.53%
75th Percentile £55,000 £50,188 £56,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +7.45%

e-Learning 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32,236 34,521 50,707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 36.39% 34.46% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21,955 27,202 38,591
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -

e-Learning
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing e-Learning as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for e-Learning in the UK

e-Learning
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing e-Learning.

Salary trend for e-Learning in the UK

e-Learning
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing e-Learning over the 6 months to 8 May 2021.

Salary histogram for e-Learning in the UK

e-Learning
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing e-Learning within the UK over the 6 months to 8 May 2021. 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
England -30 153 £45,000 +5.26% 90
UK excluding London +21 151 £40,000 -5.88% 77
North of England +38 61 £34,000 -15.00% 24
Work from Home -110 51 £38,000 -20.00% 19
North West +64 50 £36,500 +14.06% 13
London +45 49 £55,000 +15.79% 18
Scotland +25 41 £45,000 +63.64% 4
Midlands -38 17 £47,500 +46.15% 21
East Midlands -4 11 £47,500 +46.15% 4
South East -5 11 £37,500 -16.67% 16
Yorkshire -6 10 £30,000 -25.00% 9
South West -24 10 £42,500 +30.77% 7
West Midlands -20 6 £39,750 +20.45% 17
Wales +30 4 £26,000 -13.33% 1
East of England +17 4 £46,250 +23.33% 5
Northern Ireland +7 3 £37,500 -
North East - 1 £47,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 8 May 2021, IT jobs citing e-Learning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for e-Learning.

1 75 (36.06%) Social Skills
2 55 (26.44%) Finance
3 54 (25.96%) JavaScript
4 46 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (22.12%) Problem-Solving
5 45 (21.63%) Project Management
6 40 (19.23%) Self-Motivation
7 38 (18.27%) PHP
8 35 (16.83%) Microsoft Office
9 34 (16.35%) Microsoft
10 32 (15.38%) Coaching
11 31 (14.90%) HTML
12 30 (14.42%) Microservices
13 29 (13.94%) TypeScript
13 29 (13.94%) CSS
14 28 (13.46%) React
15 26 (12.50%) Kubernetes
16 25 (12.02%) Python
16 25 (12.02%) Change Management
17 24 (11.54%) Web Development
18 22 (10.58%) Java
19 21 (10.10%) QA
20 20 (9.62%) Degree
20 20 (9.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
20 20 (9.62%) Apache
20 20 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
20 20 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
20 20 (9.62%) Docker
21 19 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
21 19 (9.13%) Games

e-Learning
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 20 (9.62%) Apache
2 10 (4.81%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (4.81%) Moodle
3 6 (2.88%) CMS
4 2 (0.96%) Totara
4 2 (0.96%) WordPress
5 1 (0.48%) Drupal
5 1 (0.48%) Gunicorn
5 1 (0.48%) nginx
Applications
1 35 (16.83%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (9.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (8.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (3.37%) Camtasia
5 5 (2.40%) Chatbot
6 3 (1.44%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.96%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.96%) MadCap Flare
7 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.48%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.48%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.48%) Adobe XD
8 1 (0.48%) Figma
8 1 (0.48%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.48%) InDesign
8 1 (0.48%) Sketch
8 1 (0.48%) Snagit
8 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.48%) Elite 3E
1 1 (0.48%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.17%) AWS
2 11 (5.29%) Microsoft 365
2 11 (5.29%) SaaS
3 9 (4.33%) Azure
4 7 (3.37%) npm
5 5 (2.40%) GCP
6 2 (0.96%) SonarCloud
7 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.48%) Google Workspace
7 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.44%) WebEx
2 2 (0.96%) Internet
3 1 (0.48%) Junos
3 1 (0.48%) LAN
3 1 (0.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.17%) MySQL
2 13 (6.25%) Big Data
3 10 (4.81%) Presto
4 3 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.96%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.96%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (7.21%) Vagrant
2 14 (6.73%) Cucumber
2 14 (6.73%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.73%) Gradle
2 14 (6.73%) IntelliJ
2 14 (6.73%) Jenkins
3 10 (4.81%) GitLab
4 7 (3.37%) gulp
5 6 (2.88%) webpack
6 5 (2.40%) Babel
7 3 (1.44%) Mocha
8 2 (0.96%) Subversion
9 1 (0.48%) JIRA
9 1 (0.48%) NUnit
9 1 (0.48%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 75 (36.06%) Social Skills
2 55 (26.44%) Finance
3 20 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (9.13%) Games
5 18 (8.65%) Marketing
6 16 (7.69%) Organisational Skills
7 9 (4.33%) Legal
8 7 (3.37%) Multimedia
9 6 (2.88%) Law
9 6 (2.88%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (2.40%) French Language
10 5 (2.40%) German Language
10 5 (2.40%) Italian Language
10 5 (2.40%) Spanish Language
10 5 (2.40%) Telecoms
11 4 (1.92%) Advertising
11 4 (1.92%) Retail
12 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.96%) Public Sector
13 2 (0.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 74 (35.58%) Developer
2 27 (12.98%) Trainer
3 20 (9.62%) Full Stack Developer
4 16 (7.69%) Administrator
5 15 (7.21%) IT Manager
6 14 (6.73%) Systems Administrator
7 13 (6.25%) PHP Developer
7 13 (6.25%) React Developer
7 13 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 12 (5.77%) Training Manager
9 11 (5.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (4.81%) Senior PHP Developer
11 8 (3.85%) IT Trainer
11 8 (3.85%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 7 (3.37%) Configuration Administrator
12 7 (3.37%) Java Developer
12 7 (3.37%) Principal Developer
12 7 (3.37%) Programme Manager
12 7 (3.37%) Project Manager
13 6 (2.88%) Moodle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (14.90%) HTML
2 29 (13.94%) CSS
3 28 (13.46%) React
4 18 (8.65%) GraphQL
4 18 (8.65%) Node.js
4 18 (8.65%) Sass
5 16 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 14 (6.73%) OpenJDK
7 11 (5.29%) LAMP
7 11 (5.29%) Redux
7 11 (5.29%) Symfony
8 7 (3.37%) HTML5
9 6 (2.88%) Vue.js
10 4 (1.92%) .NET
11 3 (1.44%) Django
11 3 (1.44%) Jest
11 3 (1.44%) jQuery
11 3 (1.44%) Kafka
11 3 (1.44%) RESTful
11 3 (1.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (19.23%) Self-Motivation
2 17 (8.17%) Learning Management System
3 15 (7.21%) User Experience
4 6 (2.88%) Social Media
5 5 (2.40%) Renewable Energy
5 5 (2.40%) SCORM
6 4 (1.92%) Blog
6 4 (1.92%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.92%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.44%) Life Science
7 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.44%) Robotics
8 2 (0.96%) Animation
8 2 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.96%) Online Gambling
8 2 (0.96%) Online Games
8 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.85%) Windows
2 7 (3.37%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.88%) Windows 10
4 5 (2.40%) Linux
5 1 (0.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
1 46 (22.12%) Problem-Solving
2 45 (21.63%) Project Management
3 32 (15.38%) Coaching
4 30 (14.42%) Microservices
5 25 (12.02%) Change Management
6 24 (11.54%) Web Development
7 20 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (9.13%) Mathematics
8 19 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (9.13%) User Acceptance Testing
9 18 (8.65%) Test Scripting
10 17 (8.17%) Change Control
10 17 (8.17%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 17 (8.17%) E-Commerce
10 17 (8.17%) PRINCE2
10 17 (8.17%) Regression Testing
10 17 (8.17%) Risk Assessment
10 17 (8.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 17 (8.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 54 (25.96%) JavaScript
2 38 (18.27%) PHP
3 29 (13.94%) TypeScript
4 25 (12.02%) Python
5 22 (10.58%) Java
6 18 (8.65%) SQL
7 16 (7.69%) Go
8 14 (6.73%) Groovy
9 11 (5.29%) Ruby
10 7 (3.37%) C#
11 5 (2.40%) C
12 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.48%) ES6
Qualifications
1 20 (9.62%) Degree
2 8 (3.85%) Master's Degree
3 6 (2.88%) MOS
4 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) CCNA
5 1 (0.48%) CCNP
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.48%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.48%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.10%) QA
2 18 (8.65%) GDPR
3 2 (0.96%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (0.96%) GxP
4 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (9.62%) Docker
2 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.48%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 26 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 15 (7.21%) Terraform
3 14 (6.73%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (6.73%) Packer
Vendors
1 34 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.73%) Aquila
3 7 (3.37%) iManage
4 6 (2.88%) Aderant
4 6 (2.88%) Apple
4 6 (2.88%) OpenText
5 5 (2.40%) Facebook
5 5 (2.40%) YouTube
6 4 (1.92%) Adobe
6 4 (1.92%) HubSpot
6 4 (1.92%) Wrike
7 3 (1.44%) SAP
8 1 (0.48%) Aruba
8 1 (0.48%) Cisco
8 1 (0.48%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.48%) Google
8 1 (0.48%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.48%) Juniper
8 1 (0.48%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.48%) Quark