The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 323 312 325
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 9 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.071% 0.026% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.34% 0.14% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 15
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +5.88%
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2639 2130 2502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.85% 18.11% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2272 1909 2327
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
LiveLink
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 23 (100.00%) Finance
2 22 (95.65%) SharePoint
3 19 (82.61%) SQL
4 14 (60.87%) .NET
4 14 (60.87%) C#
4 14 (60.87%) Java
4 14 (60.87%) IIS
4 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
4 14 (60.87%) Tomcat
4 14 (60.87%) Banking
4 14 (60.87%) Data Management
4 14 (60.87%) Content Management
4 14 (60.87%) Document Management
4 14 (60.87%) Investment Banking
4 14 (60.87%) Web Development
5 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
5 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
5 8 (34.78%) Time Management
5 8 (34.78%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Test Strategy
5 8 (34.78%) HP
5 8 (34.78%) ISEB
6 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
7 5 (21.74%) WinRunner
7 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
7 5 (21.74%) ETL
7 5 (21.74%) Toad

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (95.65%) SharePoint
2 14 (60.87%) IIS
2 14 (60.87%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) WinRunner
1 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
1 5 (21.74%) Toad
1 5 (21.74%) PVCS
General
1 23 (100.00%) Finance
2 14 (60.87%) Banking
2 14 (60.87%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Test Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Environment Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Programme Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Programme Test Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Document Controller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) .NET
1 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Data Management
1 14 (60.87%) Content Management
1 14 (60.87%) Document Management
1 14 (60.87%) Web Development
2 8 (34.78%) Software Testing
2 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
2 8 (34.78%) Time Management
2 8 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (34.78%) Test Strategy
3 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
4 5 (21.74%) ETL
4 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Test Management
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) C#
2 14 (60.87%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) ISEB
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.04%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) HP
2 5 (21.74%) Cognos
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Open Text