The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text LiveLink
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-22.35% -7.60%
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 North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1584 1347 1411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.33% 19.90% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1165 1299
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

LiveLink
Salary Trend in the North West

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

LiveLink Salary Trend in the North West

LiveLink
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft