The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 862 876 843
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -33
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 10 48 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.043% 0.024%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.046% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 43 16
Average salary £37,750 £53,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.77% +17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £30,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £71,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
LiveLink
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
21634 23717 22022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.84% 21.03% 21.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18124 19693 18717
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in England

LiveLink
Salary Trend in England

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

LiveLink Salary Trend in England

LiveLink
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LiveLink across the England region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

LiveLink Salary Histogram in England

LiveLink
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LiveLink within the England region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +37 6 £35,000 -12.50%
London +13 4 £40,500 -36.47% 2
LiveLink
UK

LiveLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 11 (57.89%) .NET
1 11 (57.89%) SharePoint
2 10 (52.63%) C#
3 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
3 9 (47.37%) XML
3 9 (47.37%) Workflow
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 8 (42.11%) Degree
5 7 (36.84%) jQuery
5 7 (36.84%) SAP Business Workflow
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (36.84%) HTML5
5 7 (36.84%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (36.84%) Node.js
5 7 (36.84%) CSS3
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (36.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (36.84%) Apache Cordova
5 7 (36.84%) VBScript
5 7 (36.84%) IIS
5 7 (36.84%) SAP
5 7 (36.84%) PHP
5 7 (36.84%) MySQL
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 7 (36.84%) Windows
5 7 (36.84%) XSL
5 7 (36.84%) Flash

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 11 (57.89%) SharePoint
2 7 (36.84%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (36.84%) Node.js
2 7 (36.84%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (36.84%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) ProjectWise
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (36.84%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) LabVIEW
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (10.53%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Web Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Desktop Support
3 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Deskside Support
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) XML
2 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) jQuery
4 7 (36.84%) SAP Business Workflow
4 7 (36.84%) XSL
4 7 (36.84%) Flash
4 7 (36.84%) XHTML
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
4 7 (36.84%) HTML5
4 7 (36.84%) CSS3
4 7 (36.84%) Apache Cordova
5 6 (31.58%) PhoneGap
6 5 (26.32%) JSON
7 3 (15.79%) Web Services
8 2 (10.53%) WebCenter
8 2 (10.53%) WPF
8 2 (10.53%) Classic ASP
8 2 (10.53%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 2000
3 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Workflow
2 5 (26.32%) Time Management
3 4 (21.05%) Content Management
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
4 2 (10.53%) QMS
4 2 (10.53%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) MVVM
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) SysML
4 2 (10.53%) Use Case
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) VBScript
4 7 (36.84%) PHP
5 2 (10.53%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) VBA
6 1 (5.26%) VB6
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) MCP
2 6 (31.58%) MCSE
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) SAP
1 7 (36.84%) Adobe
2 6 (31.58%) Tandberg
3 4 (21.05%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 3 (15.79%) OpenText
5 2 (10.53%) Cognos
6 1 (5.26%) Apple