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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 855 800 849
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +49
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 8 57 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.058% 0.023%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.038% 0.28% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 47 12
Average salary £31,250 £53,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.03% +25.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £35,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £70,000 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -50.00%
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
20993 20522 20963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.04% 20.94% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17785 16855 18001
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 27 February 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
London -34 4 £26,500 -50.00%
South West - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £35,000 -
LiveLink
UK

LiveLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (54.55%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 8 (36.36%) Oracle
4 8 (36.36%) C#
4 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 8 (36.36%) Java
4 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 8 (36.36%) CSS
5 7 (31.82%) ITIL
6 6 (27.27%) MCP
6 6 (27.27%) Windows
6 6 (27.27%) Windows 2000
6 6 (27.27%) XML
6 6 (27.27%) MCSE
6 6 (27.27%) VB
6 6 (27.27%) Blackberry
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (27.27%) Workflow
6 6 (27.27%) VB6
6 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 6 (27.27%) Tandberg
6 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (22.73%) HP
7 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
7 5 (22.73%) Classic ASP
8 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) Documentum
2 3 (13.64%) Alfresco
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Node.js
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (9.09%) FileNet
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.09%) LabVIEW
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (9.09%) Electronics
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Desktop Support
3 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Applications Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Deskside Support
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 6 (27.27%) XML
3 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (22.73%) Classic ASP
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 4 (18.18%) DCOM
5 4 (18.18%) Web Services
5 4 (18.18%) WCF
5 4 (18.18%) HTML5
5 4 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (9.09%) CSS3
6 2 (9.09%) Reactive Extensions
6 2 (9.09%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (9.09%) WPF
6 2 (9.09%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 2 (9.09%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 4 (18.18%) N-Tier
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
1 6 (27.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Workflow
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) Content Management
3 4 (18.18%) Web Development
3 4 (18.18%) Web Application Development
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Document Management
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) SysML
5 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 2 (9.09%) UML
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) MVVM
5 2 (9.09%) Use Case
5 2 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) VB
3 6 (27.27%) VB6
4 2 (9.09%) VBScript
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) MCP
1 6 (27.27%) MCSE
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (18.18%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Tandberg
3 5 (22.73%) HP
4 4 (18.18%) Open Text
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) Adobe
6 2 (9.09%) SAP
7 1 (4.55%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) EMC