The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Text LiveLink
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
LiveLink
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
661 786 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.07% 19.54% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 544 703 710
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

LiveLink
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

LiveLink Salary Trend in Manchester

LiveLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) OpenText
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Records Management
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Siebel
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Toad
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Unit4 Business World
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
1 2 (100.00%) Internet

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Records Management
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) OpenText
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Siebel