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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text LiveLink
Rank - 217 218
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.100% 0.035%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.53% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £40,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-16.25% -13.04%
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
1267 951 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.38% 18.99% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 809 895
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,798 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Kofax
1 1 (100.00%) Open Text
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Kofax
1 1 (100.00%) Open Text