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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 868 925 961
Rank change year-on-year +57 +36  
Permanent jobs citing ECDL 6 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.010% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.027% 0.038% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 2
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% +14.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,525 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £41,750 £31,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 -

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21844 26201 30066
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.56% 26.63% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35718 44855 48776
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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

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Top 5 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 4 £33,000 +1.53%
UK excluding London +33 3 £40,000 -
London +30 3 £33,000 +1.53%
Wales +8 2 £40,000 -27.27%
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing ECDL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ECDL.

1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Legal
4 3 (42.86%) Statistics
4 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) COBIT
4 3 (42.86%) CITP
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (42.86%) CISA
4 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Time Management
4 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (28.57%) Billing
5 2 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) NHS
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM

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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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Legal
3 2 (28.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
1 1 (14.29%) IT Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Project Officer
1 1 (14.29%) Project Support Officer
1 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Statistics
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
4 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITSM
5 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISA
1 3 (42.86%) CITP
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) COBIT
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy