Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1136 1195 -
Rank change year-on-year +59 - +1281
Permanent jobs citing ECDL 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.002% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.008% 0.009% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
UK median annual salary £24,000 £22,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £26,000 £22,000 -
% change year-on-year +18.18% - -

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 37,945 43,094 48,744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.79% 24.02% 26.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27,880 33,119 38,973
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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
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 6 months to 12 December 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
UK excluding London +85 2 £26,000 +18.18% 2
England +82 2 £24,000 +9.09% 3
East of England - 1 £26,000 -
London - 1 £22,000 - 1
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) MOS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) PMO
3 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project

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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Entry Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MOS
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft