The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 868 826 846
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +20
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 10 67 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.065% 0.036%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.045% 0.31% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 52 28
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £32,500 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £70,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22421 21646 22636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.18% 21.10% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19063 17725 19572
Average salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend

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

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LiveLink
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LiveLink within the UK.

LiveLink Salary Trend in the UK

LiveLink
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LiveLink within the UK 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
England -59 9 £31,250 -21.87% 1
London -55 5 £26,500 -50.00%
Hertfordshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Bristol - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £35,000 - 1
South West - 2 - -
Bridgend +5 1 £37,500 +20.96%
South Wales -15 1 £37,500 +20.96%
Wales -16 1 £37,500 +20.96%

LiveLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 20 (58.82%) .NET
2 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
3 17 (50.00%) Java
4 16 (47.06%) SQL
4 16 (47.06%) Oracle
5 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
5 15 (44.12%) HTML
5 15 (44.12%) CSS
6 14 (41.18%) SharePoint
7 13 (38.24%) .NET Framework
7 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (32.35%) C#
9 10 (29.41%) Open Text
9 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
10 9 (26.47%) Content Management
10 9 (26.47%) HTML5
10 9 (26.47%) Web Services
10 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
10 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
11 8 (23.53%) XML
11 8 (23.53%) ITIL
11 8 (23.53%) VB
11 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
11 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
11 8 (23.53%) Workflow
11 8 (23.53%) VB6
12 7 (20.59%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (20.59%) RESTful
12 7 (20.59%) Tandberg
12 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 14 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.65%) Documentum
2 6 (17.65%) Alfresco
3 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (11.76%) FileNet
3 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (5.88%) Node.js
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
3 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.88%) MySQL
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Eclipse
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (5.88%) LabVIEW
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
1 4 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Web Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Desktop Support
5 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Deskside Support
7 3 (8.82%) Applications Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Applications Support
8 2 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (5.88%) Programmer
8 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) .NET
2 15 (44.12%) HTML
2 15 (44.12%) CSS
3 13 (38.24%) .NET Framework
3 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 9 (26.47%) HTML5
4 9 (26.47%) Web Services
4 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
5 8 (23.53%) XML
6 7 (20.59%) RESTful
6 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 7 (20.59%) SOAP
6 7 (20.59%) Classic ASP
7 6 (17.65%) DCOM
7 6 (17.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (17.65%) WCF
8 4 (11.76%) JSP
9 2 (5.88%) XSL
9 2 (5.88%) Flash
9 2 (5.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Blackberry
2 6 (17.65%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
1 7 (20.59%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Content Management
2 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Workflow
3 7 (20.59%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (17.65%) Web Development
4 6 (17.65%) MVC
5 5 (14.71%) Document Management
6 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.76%) Web Application Development
7 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.88%) UML
7 2 (5.88%) OO
7 2 (5.88%) Information Management
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.88%) SysML
7 2 (5.88%) Use Case
7 2 (5.88%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) Java
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
4 11 (32.35%) C#
5 8 (23.53%) VB
5 8 (23.53%) VB6
6 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.88%) VBScript
7 2 (5.88%) PHP
8 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
2 7 (20.59%) MCP
2 7 (20.59%) MCSE
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) Open Text
3 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.59%) Tandberg
5 6 (17.65%) HP
6 4 (11.76%) Adobe
7 2 (5.88%) EMC
7 2 (5.88%) IBM
7 2 (5.88%) SAP
8 1 (2.94%) Remedy
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago