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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 904 927 871
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -56
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 31 10 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.009% 0.063%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.15% 0.044% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 31 5 54
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.96%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%

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
20963 22566 22377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.70% 21.20% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17686 19136 18279
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £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 11 February 2016 within the UK.

LiveLink Salary Histogram in the UK

LiveLink
Top 11 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 11 February 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 +31 20 £35,000 +12.00%
South East - 20 £35,000 -
Reigate - 13 £35,000 -
Surrey - 13 £35,000 -
East of England +4 7 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire - 7 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 7 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 7 £35,000 -
Bedford - 7 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes - 7 £35,000 -
Cambridge - 7 £35,000 -

LiveLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 28 (53.85%) OpenText
2 26 (50.00%) Web Services
3 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
4 24 (46.15%) HTML
4 24 (46.15%) CSS
4 24 (46.15%) RESTful
4 24 (46.15%) HTML5
5 22 (42.31%) .NET
6 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET
7 20 (38.46%) ITIL
8 19 (36.54%) Java
9 18 (34.62%) Performance Monitoring
10 17 (32.69%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (26.92%) Oracle
11 14 (26.92%) Visual Studio
12 13 (25.00%) Change Management
12 13 (25.00%) Photoshop
12 13 (25.00%) OOP
12 13 (25.00%) OO
12 13 (25.00%) XML
12 13 (25.00%) Adobe
12 13 (25.00%) Mobile App
12 13 (25.00%) Algorithms
12 13 (25.00%) Mobile Development
12 13 (25.00%) API Integration
12 13 (25.00%) Records Management
12 13 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
12 13 (25.00%) GIMP
12 13 (25.00%) Incident Management
12 13 (25.00%) Problem Management

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 8 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 8 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.85%) CMS
2 2 (3.85%) FileNet
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) GIMP
1 13 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) LDAP
2 2 (3.85%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
3 7 (13.46%) MySQL
4 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 11 (21.15%) Eclipse
3 6 (11.54%) Xcode
4 2 (3.85%) Toad
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Back Office
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Law
3 2 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Consultant
1 13 (25.00%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Administrator
3 9 (17.31%) Architect
4 8 (15.38%) SharePoint Administrator
5 7 (13.46%) Android Developer
5 7 (13.46%) SharePoint Support
6 6 (11.54%) iOS Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Designer
7 5 (9.62%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (9.62%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (7.69%) Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Business Requirements Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Lead Business Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Requirements Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.00%) Web Services
2 24 (46.15%) CSS
2 24 (46.15%) HTML
2 24 (46.15%) HTML5
2 24 (46.15%) RESTful
3 22 (42.31%) .NET
4 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET
5 13 (25.00%) XML
6 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
6 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 11 (21.15%) SOAP
7 1 (1.92%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 13 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 10 (19.23%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Apple iOS
2 7 (13.46%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) ITIL
2 18 (34.62%) Performance Monitoring
3 17 (32.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (25.00%) API Integration
4 13 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (25.00%) Change Management
4 13 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 13 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 13 (25.00%) OO
4 13 (25.00%) OOP
4 13 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 13 (25.00%) Records Management
5 12 (23.08%) Content Management
6 7 (13.46%) Android Development
7 6 (11.54%) Change Control
7 6 (11.54%) iOS Development
7 6 (11.54%) Release Management
8 3 (5.77%) Functional Testing
8 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.85%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) Java
2 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
3 7 (13.46%) PHP
4 6 (11.54%) C++
4 6 (11.54%) Objective-C
5 3 (5.77%) SQL
6 1 (1.92%) C
6 1 (1.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) DV Cleared
1 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) OpenText
2 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
3 14 (26.92%) Oracle
4 13 (25.00%) Adobe
5 7 (13.46%) Google
6 2 (3.85%) HP
6 2 (3.85%) Hummingbird
6 2 (3.85%) Interwoven
6 2 (3.85%) Siebel
7 1 (1.92%) Remedy