Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

e-Learning
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 620 655 701
Rank change year-on-year +35 +46 +139
Permanent jobs citing e-Learning 143 399 453
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.83% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 129 205 342
Median annual salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.59% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,850 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +21.21%

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 24,417 48,266 59,193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.41% 38.50% 39.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19,047 37,500 45,663
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +4.65%

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 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for e-Learning in the UK

e-Learning
Top 15 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 20 January 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 +5 121 £38,000 -10.59% 69
UK excluding London +65 93 £37,500 -6.25% 67
North of England +86 62 £36,500 -8.75% 23
North West +110 56 £36,500 -1.35% 17
London +106 43 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Work from Home -37 43 £37,500 -37.50% 19
Scotland +46 10 £42,500 +88.89% 7
South East +80 7 £37,250 -17.22% 8
Yorkshire +24 5 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Northern Ireland +18 5 £36,250 -3.33%
South West +71 4 £50,000 +31.58% 6
East of England +75 3 £47,500 +26.67% 6
East Midlands +37 3 £45,000 - 7
Midlands +32 3 £45,000 +30.43% 16
North East +18 1 £22,500 +2.27% 4

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 44 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 40 (27.97%) Finance
3 36 (25.17%) Self-Motivation
4 35 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
6 32 (22.38%) CSS
6 32 (22.38%) Project Management
7 31 (21.68%) Microsoft
7 31 (21.68%) HTML
8 27 (18.88%) Microsoft Office
9 26 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (16.08%) Coaching
11 22 (15.38%) Moodle
11 22 (15.38%) PRINCE2
12 21 (14.69%) Test Automation
13 20 (13.99%) Learning Management System
13 20 (13.99%) Docker
13 20 (13.99%) PHP
13 20 (13.99%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (13.99%) Scrum
14 19 (13.29%) DevOps
14 19 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (12.59%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (11.89%) MySQL
16 17 (11.89%) Change Management
17 16 (11.19%) TDD
17 16 (11.19%) Java
17 16 (11.19%) Continuous Improvement
17 16 (11.19%) Test Scripting
17 16 (11.19%) Mathematics

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 22 (15.38%) Moodle
2 8 (5.59%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.90%) Confluence
4 3 (2.10%) CMS
5 1 (0.70%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.70%) Totara
5 1 (0.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (18.88%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (6.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (3.50%) Adobe Captivate
4 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (2.10%) Chatbot
5 3 (2.10%) Snagit
6 2 (1.40%) Camtasia
6 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.70%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Carpe Diem
2 2 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.40%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.70%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.70%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.79%) AWS
2 6 (4.20%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (4.20%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.20%) Office 365
3 4 (2.80%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.10%) Azure
4 3 (2.10%) SaaS
5 2 (1.40%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.40%) IaaS
5 2 (1.40%) npm
6 1 (0.70%) G Suite
6 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.90%) Skype
2 5 (3.50%) Intranet
3 4 (2.80%) WebEx
4 3 (2.10%) Internet
5 1 (0.70%) Extranet
5 1 (0.70%) Network Security
5 1 (0.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.89%) MySQL
2 6 (4.20%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (4.20%) Big Data
3 3 (2.10%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 13 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 12 (8.39%) Gradle
2 12 (8.39%) IntelliJ
2 12 (8.39%) Vagrant
3 10 (6.99%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.90%) webpack
5 6 (4.20%) JIRA
5 6 (4.20%) Mocha
6 3 (2.10%) gulp
7 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.70%) NUnit
7 1 (0.70%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.70%) Selenium
7 1 (0.70%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (27.97%) Finance
2 15 (10.49%) Games
3 10 (6.99%) Law
4 8 (5.59%) Multimedia
5 7 (4.90%) Housing Association
5 7 (4.90%) Legal
5 7 (4.90%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.90%) Marketing
6 6 (4.20%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.80%) Electronics
7 4 (2.80%) Public Sector
8 2 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.40%) Publishing
9 1 (0.70%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.70%) French Language
9 1 (0.70%) Retail
9 1 (0.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (32.87%) Developer
2 24 (16.78%) Trainer
3 15 (10.49%) Moodle Developer
4 14 (9.79%) Administrator
4 14 (9.79%) PHP Developer
5 13 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 13 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (8.39%) IT Trainer
7 9 (6.29%) IT Project Manager
7 9 (6.29%) Project Manager
8 8 (5.59%) Programme Manager
8 8 (5.59%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.90%) Configuration Administrator
10 6 (4.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (4.20%) PHP Web Developer
10 6 (4.20%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 6 (4.20%) Principal Developer
10 6 (4.20%) Scrum Master
10 6 (4.20%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.20%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.38%) CSS
2 31 (21.68%) HTML
3 12 (8.39%) OpenJDK
4 11 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 9 (6.29%) LAMP
6 7 (4.90%) .NET
6 7 (4.90%) HTML5
6 7 (4.90%) React
6 7 (4.90%) Vue.js
7 6 (4.20%) Enzyme
7 6 (4.20%) Jest
7 6 (4.20%) OLE
7 6 (4.20%) REST
7 6 (4.20%) RESTful
8 5 (3.50%) jQuery
8 5 (3.50%) Node.js
8 5 (3.50%) Web Services
9 3 (2.10%) Sass
9 3 (2.10%) XHTML
9 3 (2.10%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.17%) Self-Motivation
2 20 (13.99%) Learning Management System
3 19 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (9.09%) User Experience
5 9 (6.29%) SCORM
6 5 (3.50%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.10%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.10%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.40%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.40%) Life Science
8 2 (1.40%) Online Gambling
8 2 (1.40%) Online Games
9 1 (0.70%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.70%) Robotics
9 1 (0.70%) Video Editing
9 1 (0.70%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.20%) Windows
1 6 (4.20%) Windows 2000
2 4 (2.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.48%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
3 32 (22.38%) Project Management
4 26 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (16.08%) Coaching
6 22 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 21 (14.69%) Test Automation
8 20 (13.99%) Scrum
8 20 (13.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (13.29%) DevOps
10 18 (12.59%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (11.89%) Change Management
12 16 (11.19%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (11.19%) Mathematics
12 16 (11.19%) TDD
12 16 (11.19%) Test Scripting
13 15 (10.49%) Product Roadmap
14 14 (9.79%) Change Control
14 14 (9.79%) Creative Problem-Solving
14 14 (9.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 44 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 20 (13.99%) PHP
3 16 (11.19%) Java
4 14 (9.79%) SQL
5 12 (8.39%) Groovy
6 9 (6.29%) Python
7 6 (4.20%) C
7 6 (4.20%) Go
8 3 (2.10%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (9.79%) Degree
2 5 (3.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (2.80%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.10%) HND
4 3 (2.10%) MOS
5 2 (1.40%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.70%) APMP
6 1 (0.70%) CAPM
6 1 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.70%) PMP
6 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.79%) GDPR
2 13 (9.09%) QA
3 2 (1.40%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (1.40%) GxP
3 2 (1.40%) WCAG
4 1 (0.70%) HMG Infosec
4 1 (0.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.70%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.70%) P3O
4 1 (0.70%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (13.99%) Docker
2 3 (2.10%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.70%) IAG
Systems Management
1 16 (11.19%) Terraform
2 12 (8.39%) Kubernetes
2 12 (8.39%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (8.39%) Packer
Vendors
1 31 (21.68%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.39%) Aquila
3 7 (4.90%) SAP
4 6 (4.20%) Adobe
5 3 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.10%) Workday
6 2 (1.40%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.70%) Google
7 1 (0.70%) Splunk