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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 883 895 830
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -65
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 15 38 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.032% 0.045%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.065% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 36
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £30,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -33.33%

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
23055 25523 22773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.81% 21.23% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19195 21337 19315
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 June 2015 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 30 June 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 +16 15 £40,500 +8.00% 4
East of England - 10 £49,500 - 1
Bedfordshire - 9 £49,500 -
London +7 4 £40,500 -22.85% 3
Bedford - 4 £37,500 -
City of London +35 1 - - 1
South East - 1 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Marlow - 1 £37,500 -

LiveLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 19 (86.36%) SharePoint
2 13 (59.09%) OpenText
3 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 11 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (40.91%) Office 365
5 9 (40.91%) Workflow
6 8 (36.36%) Oracle
6 8 (36.36%) .NET
6 8 (36.36%) HTML
6 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 8 (36.36%) XML
6 8 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (36.36%) Degree
7 7 (31.82%) SAP Business Workflow
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (31.82%) jQuery
7 7 (31.82%) Node.js
7 7 (31.82%) CSS3
7 7 (31.82%) Apache Cordova
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (31.82%) HTML5
7 7 (31.82%) XSL
7 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
7 7 (31.82%) CSS
7 7 (31.82%) Flash
7 7 (31.82%) XHTML
7 7 (31.82%) PHP
7 7 (31.82%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) VBScript
7 7 (31.82%) MySQL

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 19 (86.36%) SharePoint
2 11 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (31.82%) IIS
4 7 (31.82%) Node.js
5 5 (22.73%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
5 5 (22.73%) Documentum
6 2 (9.09%) CMS
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) ProjectWise
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.55%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (31.82%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) EDRMS
3 1 (4.55%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 1 (4.55%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Architect
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Web Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Team Leader
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Architect
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
1 8 (36.36%) XML
2 7 (31.82%) XSL
2 7 (31.82%) Flash
2 7 (31.82%) XHTML
2 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
2 7 (31.82%) CSS
2 7 (31.82%) jQuery
2 7 (31.82%) SAP Business Workflow
2 7 (31.82%) HTML5
2 7 (31.82%) CSS3
2 7 (31.82%) Apache Cordova
3 6 (27.27%) PhoneGap
4 5 (22.73%) JSON
5 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) WebCenter
7 1 (4.55%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
3 1 (4.55%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
2 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Workflow
2 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (22.73%) IT Governance
2 5 (22.73%) Time Management
2 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
2 5 (22.73%) Document Management
3 3 (13.64%) Content Management
4 2 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Information Management
5 1 (4.55%) Validation
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) PHP
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) VBScript
2 7 (31.82%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) OpenText
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle
3 7 (31.82%) SAP
3 7 (31.82%) Adobe
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) TIBCO
5 5 (22.73%) webMethods
6 2 (9.09%) Cognos
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Avaya
7 1 (4.55%) Apple
7 1 (4.55%) VMware
7 1 (4.55%) Altiris
7 1 (4.55%) Meridio
7 1 (4.55%) Tandberg