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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 880 896 826
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -70
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 12 33 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.028% 0.050%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.054% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 36
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £41,650
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +20.04%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £56,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +48.02%

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
22174 24905 22151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.25% 21.29% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18464 20534 18696
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LiveLink over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

LiveLink Salary Histogram in the UK

LiveLink
Top 12 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 31 July 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 +8 11 £43,500 -13.00% 1
Bedfordshire - 9 £49,500 -
East of England - 9 £49,500 -
Bedford - 4 £37,500 -
City of London +18 1 - -
London +13 1 - -
South East +1 1 £37,500 -37.50%
Wales - 1 £32,500 -
Marlow - 1 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £37,500 -
Bridgend - 1 £32,500 -
South Wales - 1 £32,500 -

LiveLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (80.95%) SharePoint
2 13 (61.90%) OpenText
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
4 9 (42.86%) Oracle
4 9 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (42.86%) Office 365
5 8 (38.10%) Degree
6 7 (33.33%) .NET
6 7 (33.33%) Workflow
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 6 (28.57%) C#
7 6 (28.57%) HTML
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 6 (28.57%) XML
7 6 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (23.81%) Apache Cordova
8 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (23.81%) Node.js
8 5 (23.81%) CSS3
8 5 (23.81%) PhoneGap
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
8 5 (23.81%) JSON
8 5 (23.81%) jQuery
8 5 (23.81%) Time Management
8 5 (23.81%) SAP Business Workflow
8 5 (23.81%) HTML5
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (80.95%) SharePoint
2 9 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (23.81%) IIS
4 5 (23.81%) Node.js
4 5 (23.81%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
4 5 (23.81%) Documentum
5 2 (9.52%) CMS
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) ProjectWise
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.76%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (23.81%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) EDRMS
3 1 (4.76%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (4.76%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Team Leader
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Team Leader
3 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Architect
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) XML
2 6 (28.57%) HTML
3 5 (23.81%) XSL
3 5 (23.81%) Flash
3 5 (23.81%) XHTML
3 5 (23.81%) JSON
3 5 (23.81%) jQuery
3 5 (23.81%) SAP Business Workflow
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
3 5 (23.81%) CSS
3 5 (23.81%) HTML5
3 5 (23.81%) CSS3
3 5 (23.81%) PhoneGap
3 5 (23.81%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
2 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Workflow
2 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (23.81%) Document Management
2 5 (23.81%) IT Governance
2 5 (23.81%) Time Management
2 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
3 3 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (4.76%) Information Management
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Validation
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C#
1 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) VBScript
2 5 (23.81%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.76%) VBA
3 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) OpenText
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) Adobe
4 5 (23.81%) SAP
4 5 (23.81%) TIBCO
4 5 (23.81%) webMethods
5 2 (9.52%) Cognos
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Avaya
6 1 (4.76%) Apple
6 1 (4.76%) Remedy
6 1 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (4.76%) Altiris
6 1 (4.76%) Meridio
6 1 (4.76%) Tandberg