The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LiveLink over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 234 - 235
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% - 0.018%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% - 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
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 South West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1391 1194 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 23.03% 22.18% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1259 1038 1111
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

LiveLink
Salary Trend in the South West

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

LiveLink Salary Trend in the South West

LiveLink
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LiveLink within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Bristol - 2 - -
LiveLink
England

LiveLink
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) SysML
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QMS
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (100.00%) Reactive Extensions
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) SysML
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QMS
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) DO-178B