The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VLE in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VLE over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 849 889 957
Rank change year-on-year +40 +68  
Permanent jobs citing VLE 21 24 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.024% 0.028%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.056% 0.059% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 30
Median salary £32,500 £28,236 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.10% -13.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,814 £22,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,408 £39,350 £45,150
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £24,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -26.15%  

VLE is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 37430 40744 45349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.00% 41.43% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 29307 33318 36173
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,010 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

VLE
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing VLE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for VLE in the UK

VLE
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VLE in the UK

VLE
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VLE over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VLE in the UK

VLE
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VLE within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 +55 20 £32,500 +14.61% 5
London +21 8 £47,408 +20.01% 2
Nottingham - 5 £20,500 -
East Midlands - 5 £20,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £20,500 -
South East +50 3 - -
Ascot - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 - -
South West +11 2 £32,500 -3.36% 2
City of London +23 1 £47,500 - 1
West Midlands +14 1 £19,520 -36.44% 1
Scotland +8 1 £39,000 +43.19%
Yorkshire +7 1 £29,500 +13.46%
Edinburgh -9 1 £39,000 +62.50%
North Yorkshire - 1 £29,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £27,500 -
York - 1 £29,500 -
Swindon - 1 £27,500 -
Coventry - 1 £19,520 - 1
Bristol - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing VLE 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 VLE.

1 24 (68.57%) Moodle
2 19 (54.29%) e-Learning
3 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
3 17 (48.57%) CSS
4 14 (40.00%) MySQL
4 14 (40.00%) PHP
4 14 (40.00%) HTML
5 13 (37.14%) Degree
6 10 (28.57%) Learning Management System
7 9 (25.71%) HTML5
7 9 (25.71%) Web Development
7 9 (25.71%) jQuery
7 9 (25.71%) Linux
7 9 (25.71%) CMS
8 8 (22.86%) Content Management
9 7 (20.00%) LAMP
9 7 (20.00%) Project Management
10 6 (17.14%) CSS3
11 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
11 5 (14.29%) QA
11 5 (14.29%) Games
11 5 (14.29%) SQL
12 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
12 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
12 4 (11.43%) SCORM
12 4 (11.43%) Ajax
12 4 (11.43%) SSH
12 4 (11.43%) Blackboard
12 4 (11.43%) WordPress
12 4 (11.43%) CentOS

VLE
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 24 (68.57%) Moodle
2 9 (25.71%) CMS
3 4 (11.43%) WordPress
4 3 (8.57%) Apache
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (8.57%) Adobe Captivate
1 3 (8.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (8.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (8.57%) Adobe Premiere
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (8.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.86%) Lectora
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) GitHub
2 2 (5.71%) SaaS
3 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) SSH
2 3 (8.57%) Intranet
3 2 (5.71%) Internet
3 2 (5.71%) Wireless
4 1 (2.86%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.86%) HTTP
4 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.86%) MQTT
4 1 (2.86%) VLAN
4 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (14.29%) Games
2 3 (8.57%) Legal
2 3 (8.57%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Designer
4 5 (14.29%) Account Manager
5 4 (11.43%) e-Learning Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Graduate
6 3 (8.57%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Instructional Designer
7 2 (5.71%) Development Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.71%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Moodle Developer
7 2 (5.71%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Designer
8 1 (2.86%) Django Developer
8 1 (2.86%) e-Learning Designer
8 1 (2.86%) ICT Support Technician
8 1 (2.86%) Python/Django Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) CSS
2 14 (40.00%) HTML
3 9 (25.71%) HTML5
3 9 (25.71%) jQuery
4 7 (20.00%) LAMP
5 6 (17.14%) CSS3
6 4 (11.43%) Ajax
6 4 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (8.57%) XML
8 2 (5.71%) .NET
8 2 (5.71%) Backbone.js
8 2 (5.71%) FFmpeg
8 2 (5.71%) GStreamer
8 2 (5.71%) Meteor
8 2 (5.71%) Web Services
9 1 (2.86%) Django
9 1 (2.86%) Ember.js
9 1 (2.86%) JSON
9 1 (2.86%) Laravel
9 1 (2.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) e-Learning
2 10 (28.57%) Learning Management System
3 4 (11.43%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.43%) SCORM
4 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.57%) Animation
4 3 (8.57%) Graphic Design
4 3 (8.57%) Social Media
5 2 (5.71%) Streaming Video
6 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) CentOS
2 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
4 1 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Web Development
2 8 (22.86%) Content Management
3 7 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.57%) Content Writing
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.57%) CRM
5 3 (8.57%) MVC
5 3 (8.57%) Open Source
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.57%) Web Design
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.71%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps
6 2 (5.71%) Front End Development
6 2 (5.71%) IT Strategy
6 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.71%) Presales
6 2 (5.71%) System Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
2 14 (40.00%) PHP
3 5 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) ES6
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Firmware
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
1 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Blackboard
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Adobe
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Zend
4 1 (2.86%) Apple
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) Meraki
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £17772.00 - £21268.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago