The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 153 150 157
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 8 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.01% 0.88% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +73.07%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.84% -15.55%
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 Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
793 570 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.55% 18.43% 21.96%
Number of salaries quoted 482 356 504
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

LiveLink
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

LiveLink Salary Trend in Scotland

LiveLink
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LiveLink within the Scotland 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
Aberdeen +15 8 £52,500 -
LiveLink
UK

LiveLink
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
1 9 (81.82%) EDRMS
2 1 (9.09%) Information Management
2 1 (9.09%) Document Management
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) EDMS

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) EDRMS
2 1 (9.09%) EDMS
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Information Management
1 1 (9.09%) Document Management
1 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis