The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 305 330 334
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +4
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.053% 0.008% 0.055%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.25% 0.045% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Average salary £58,750 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £50,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £50,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £40,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -13.04%
LiveLink
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2358 2210 2510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.79% 18.59% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2014 1956 2317
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LiveLink across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

LiveLink
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LiveLink across the City of London region.

LiveLink Salary Trend in the City of London

LiveLink
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LiveLink across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

LiveLink Salary Histogram in the City of London

LiveLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing LiveLink also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LiveLink.

1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (66.67%) Documentum
2 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) Open Text
3 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) DV Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (50.00%) Information Management
4 6 (50.00%) SOAP
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) MS Office
5 5 (41.67%) SAP
5 5 (41.67%) MS Visio
5 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (41.67%) ERP
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) Document Management
5 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (41.67%) Life Science
5 5 (41.67%) Quality Management
5 5 (41.67%) EDMS
5 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (41.67%) QMS
6 4 (33.33%) Content Management

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing LiveLink also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LiveLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) Documentum
2 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) Alfresco
4 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (41.67%) MS Visio
2 5 (41.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) TrackWise
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (41.67%) EDMS
4 3 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 4 (33.33%) RESTful
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (16.67%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) COM
4 2 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (41.67%) Life Science
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) Information Management
3 5 (41.67%) Document Management
3 5 (41.67%) QMS
3 5 (41.67%) Quality Management
3 5 (41.67%) ERP
4 4 (33.33%) Content Management
4 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) CRM
5 3 (25.00%) Validation
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) DV Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Open Text
3 5 (41.67%) SAP
4 4 (33.33%) IBM
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Adobe
5 3 (25.00%) EMC
5 3 (25.00%) Siebel
6 1 (8.33%) Cognos