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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 926 962 955
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -7
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 22 9 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.008% 0.037%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.10% 0.039% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 39
Average salary £80,000 £40,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.53% -15.62%
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 - £30,000

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
21468 23059 25278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.78% 20.84% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18339 19106 20813
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 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 April 2016 within the UK.

LiveLink Salary Histogram in the UK

LiveLink
Top 5 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 April 2016. 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 £37,500 -7.40%
Reigate - 10 £37,500 -
Surrey - 10 £37,500 -
South East - 10 £37,500 -
London +7 1 - -

LiveLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 43 (81.13%) HTML
1 43 (81.13%) CSS
1 43 (81.13%) RESTful
1 43 (81.13%) HTML5
2 32 (60.38%) Java
3 23 (43.40%) XML
3 23 (43.40%) Photoshop
3 23 (43.40%) OOP
3 23 (43.40%) OO
3 23 (43.40%) Adobe
3 23 (43.40%) GIMP
3 23 (43.40%) Mobile App
3 23 (43.40%) Algorithms
3 23 (43.40%) Mobile Development
3 23 (43.40%) API Integration
4 21 (39.62%) OpenText
4 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
4 21 (39.62%) Web Services
4 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET
4 21 (39.62%) .NET
5 20 (37.74%) Oracle
5 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
5 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
5 20 (37.74%) SOAP
5 20 (37.74%) Eclipse
5 20 (37.74%) Content Management
5 20 (37.74%) .NET Framework
5 20 (37.74%) Security Cleared
5 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 20 (37.74%) SC Cleared

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 16 (30.19%) SharePoint
2 8 (15.09%) Documentum
2 8 (15.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.89%) Alfresco
Applications
1 23 (43.40%) GIMP
1 23 (43.40%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) Oracle Database
1 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (37.74%) Eclipse
2 11 (20.75%) Xcode
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
1 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) Consultant
3 13 (24.53%) Senior Consultant
4 12 (22.64%) Android Developer
5 11 (20.75%) iOS Developer
6 9 (16.98%) Administrator
6 9 (16.98%) Architect
7 8 (15.09%) Senior Manager
7 8 (15.09%) SharePoint Administrator
8 7 (13.21%) SharePoint Support
9 6 (11.32%) Mobile Developer
10 5 (9.43%) Designer
10 5 (9.43%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (9.43%) Solutions Designer
11 4 (7.55%) Senior Architect
12 1 (1.89%) Systems Administrator
12 1 (1.89%) UI Consultant
12 1 (1.89%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (81.13%) CSS
1 43 (81.13%) HTML
1 43 (81.13%) HTML5
1 43 (81.13%) RESTful
2 23 (43.40%) XML
3 21 (39.62%) .NET
3 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET
3 21 (39.62%) Web Services
4 20 (37.74%) .NET Framework
4 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 20 (37.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (43.40%) Algorithms
1 23 (43.40%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.89%) Taxonomies
2 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Apple iOS
2 12 (22.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) API Integration
1 23 (43.40%) Mobile Development
1 23 (43.40%) OO
1 23 (43.40%) OOP
2 20 (37.74%) Content Management
2 20 (37.74%) Records Management
3 12 (22.64%) Android Development
4 11 (20.75%) iOS Development
5 9 (16.98%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (13.21%) ITIL
6 7 (13.21%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (11.32%) Change Control
7 6 (11.32%) Release Management
8 2 (3.77%) Information Management
9 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.89%) Change Management
9 1 (1.89%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.89%) Usability Testing
9 1 (1.89%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (60.38%) Java
2 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
3 12 (22.64%) PHP
4 11 (20.75%) C++
4 11 (20.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) SC Cleared
1 20 (37.74%) Security Cleared
2 18 (33.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Adobe
2 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
2 21 (39.62%) OpenText
3 20 (37.74%) Oracle
4 12 (22.64%) Google
5 8 (15.09%) Remedy