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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 882 914 844
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -70
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 20 9 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.009% 0.063%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.10% 0.043% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 51
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -41.03%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
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
19338 20969 20886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.68% 21.43% 21.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16467 17939 17220
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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
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 13 February 2016. 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
South East - 20 £35,000 -
East of England +10 7 £35,000 -
LiveLink
UK

LiveLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 20 (50.00%) ITIL
2 18 (45.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 17 (42.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 16 (40.00%) OpenText
5 15 (37.50%) Web Services
6 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (35.00%) Visual Studio
7 13 (32.50%) Photoshop
7 13 (32.50%) OOP
7 13 (32.50%) OO
7 13 (32.50%) HTML
7 13 (32.50%) Adobe
7 13 (32.50%) XML
7 13 (32.50%) CSS
7 13 (32.50%) Incident Management
7 13 (32.50%) Change Management
7 13 (32.50%) Mobile App
7 13 (32.50%) RESTful
7 13 (32.50%) GIMP
7 13 (32.50%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (32.50%) HTML5
7 13 (32.50%) Problem Management
7 13 (32.50%) Algorithms
7 13 (32.50%) Mobile Development
7 13 (32.50%) API Integration
8 12 (30.00%) QA
9 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
9 11 (27.50%) .NET
9 11 (27.50%) LDAP
10 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.00%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) GIMP
1 13 (32.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) LDAP
2 2 (5.00%) Internet
2 2 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.00%) Xcode
3 2 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Back Office
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Law
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) Administrator
3 8 (20.00%) SharePoint Administrator
4 7 (17.50%) Android Developer
4 7 (17.50%) SharePoint Support
5 6 (15.00%) Consultant
5 6 (15.00%) iOS Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Business Requirements Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Legal Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.50%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Business IT Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Support Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) Web Services
2 13 (32.50%) CSS
2 13 (32.50%) HTML
2 13 (32.50%) HTML5
2 13 (32.50%) RESTful
2 13 (32.50%) XML
3 11 (27.50%) .NET
4 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Algorithms
1 13 (32.50%) Mobile App
2 10 (25.00%) Taxonomies
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (17.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) ITIL
2 18 (45.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 17 (42.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (32.50%) API Integration
4 13 (32.50%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (32.50%) Change Management
4 13 (32.50%) Incident Management
4 13 (32.50%) Mobile Development
4 13 (32.50%) OO
4 13 (32.50%) OOP
4 13 (32.50%) Problem Management
5 7 (17.50%) Android Development
6 6 (15.00%) Change Control
6 6 (15.00%) iOS Development
6 6 (15.00%) Release Management
7 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing
7 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) PHP
3 6 (15.00%) C++
3 6 (15.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (7.50%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) C
5 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) OpenText
2 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (32.50%) Adobe
4 7 (17.50%) Google
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle
6 2 (5.00%) HP
6 2 (5.00%) Hummingbird
6 2 (5.00%) Interwoven
6 2 (5.00%) Siebel
7 1 (2.50%) Remedy