Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ECDL qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1167 1173 1252
Rank change year-on-year +6 +79 +51
Permanent jobs citing ECDL 9 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.004% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.022% 0.016% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 16
UK median annual salary £31,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.25% +23.08% -1.52%
10th Percentile £17,500 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £32,936 £45,125 £40,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £18,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -55.00% - +21.21%

ECDL is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 40,769 42,834 54,801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.72% 24.91% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30,779 33,478 44,077
UK median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,900 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.65% - +6.25%

ECDL
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ECDL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ECDL in the UK

ECDL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ECDL in the UK

ECDL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ECDL over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for ECDL in the UK

ECDL
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ECDL within the UK over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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 -1 9 £31,500 -4.55%
London -2 5 £31,954 -3.17%
UK excluding London +3 4 £18,000 -55.00% 1
East Midlands - 3 £18,000 -
Midlands - 3 £18,000 -
South East - 1 £27,391 -

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing ECDL 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 ECDL.

1 5 (55.56%) PMO
1 5 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (44.44%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (44.44%) Case Management
2 4 (44.44%) ERP
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Information Management
3 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (33.33%) Publishing
3 3 (33.33%) Intranet
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) Information Exploitation
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (11.11%) MCP
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (11.11%) Apple
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification

ECDL
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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Intranet
General
1 3 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) IT Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
1 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Case Management
2 4 (44.44%) ERP
2 4 (44.44%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) Information Exploitation
3 3 (33.33%) Information Management
3 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MOS
2 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Apple