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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Text LiveLink
Rank - 228 248
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 0 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.21% 0.055%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.06% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 4
Average salary - £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £30,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -47.82%
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
1264 1415 1343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.76% 20.18% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 987 1162 1137
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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