The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 615 599 609
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 14 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.038% 0.068%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.18% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 28
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £67,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -25.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £68,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.84% -15.55%
LiveLink
England

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

Application Platforms Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9938 9317 10744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 21.45% 20.80% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8466 7969 9381
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,370
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in London

LiveLink
Salary Trend in London

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

LiveLink Salary Trend in London

LiveLink
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LiveLink across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

LiveLink Salary Histogram in London

LiveLink
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LiveLink within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
City of London +16 8 £50,000 -4.76%
LiveLink
England

LiveLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 20 (54.05%) Oracle
2 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 17 (45.95%) SQL
3 16 (43.24%) Open Text
4 15 (40.54%) Degree
5 14 (37.84%) Finance
5 14 (37.84%) SAP
6 13 (35.14%) Computer Science
7 12 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (29.73%) Document Management
9 10 (27.03%) Project Management
9 10 (27.03%) Documentum
9 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
10 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
10 9 (24.32%) Management Information System
10 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database
11 7 (18.92%) MarkLogic
11 7 (18.92%) NoSQL
11 7 (18.92%) Publishing
11 7 (18.92%) Oracle APEX
11 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
11 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
11 7 (18.92%) DV Cleared
11 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
11 7 (18.92%) Performance Management
11 7 (18.92%) Force.com
11 7 (18.92%) Visualforce
11 7 (18.92%) Apex Code
11 7 (18.92%) Windows

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 10 (27.03%) Documentum
2 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.11%) Alfresco
4 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.22%) MS Visio
2 6 (16.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) CA Clarity
2 3 (8.11%) TrackWise
3 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database
3 7 (18.92%) NoSQL
3 7 (18.92%) MarkLogic
4 6 (16.22%) EDMS
5 3 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
3 3 (8.11%) Toad
3 3 (8.11%) WinRunner
3 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
3 3 (8.11%) PVCS
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Publishing
3 4 (10.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Consultant
3 7 (18.92%) Software Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Software Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Architect
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Portfolio Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Data Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Test Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Java Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Implementation Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Business Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Java Web Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Document Controller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Web Services
1 7 (18.92%) Visualforce
2 6 (16.22%) SOAP
3 4 (10.81%) CSS
3 4 (10.81%) HTML
3 4 (10.81%) .NET
3 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.81%) HTML5
3 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
3 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 4 (10.81%) RESTful
3 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (5.41%) REST
4 2 (5.41%) COM
4 2 (5.41%) XML
4 2 (5.41%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Computer Science
2 9 (24.32%) Management Information System
3 6 (16.22%) Life Science
3 6 (16.22%) CMDB
4 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
2 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (29.73%) Document Management
3 10 (27.03%) Project Management
4 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
5 7 (18.92%) Performance Management
6 6 (16.22%) QMS
6 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Modelling
6 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (16.22%) TOGAF
6 6 (16.22%) Content Management
6 6 (16.22%) Information Management
6 6 (16.22%) Quality Management
6 6 (16.22%) ERP
6 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
7 4 (10.81%) CRM
7 4 (10.81%) Validation
7 4 (10.81%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) Apex Code
2 7 (18.92%) Java
3 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Degree
2 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) DV Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (8.11%) ISEB
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.70%) MCP
4 1 (2.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
1 2 (5.41%) P3O
2 1 (2.70%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Oracle
2 16 (43.24%) Open Text
3 14 (37.84%) SAP
4 7 (18.92%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.81%) HP
6 4 (10.81%) Cognos
6 4 (10.81%) Siebel
6 4 (10.81%) IBM
7 3 (8.11%) EMC
7 3 (8.11%) Adobe
8 1 (2.70%) Kofax
8 1 (2.70%) Thunderhead
8 1 (2.70%) Tandberg
8 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow