The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 887 857 799
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -58
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 48 31 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.027% 0.084%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.19% 0.13% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 43 21 85
Average salary £53,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +5.88%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25419 23481 25108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.71% 20.77% 19.97%
Number of salaries quoted 20888 19775 21875
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 16 April 2014 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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -15 48 £53,000 +17.77% 4
London -29 34 £62,500 +16.27% 2
Cheshire +16 13 £30,000 -20.00% 2
North West +11 13 £30,000 -20.00% 2
City of London -1 9 £70,000 +7.69%
Canary Wharf - 7 £70,000 -
Daresbury - 4 £30,000 -
Docklands, London - 4 £53,000 -
Warrington - 4 £28,000 -
Hertfordshire +11 1 £40,000 -11.11%
East of England -6 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £40,000 -

LiveLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 77 (64.71%) SharePoint
2 56 (47.06%) SQL
3 54 (45.38%) Oracle
4 52 (43.70%) Finance
5 43 (36.13%) Document Management
6 36 (30.25%) Open Text
7 31 (26.05%) .NET
8 30 (25.21%) MS Excel
8 30 (25.21%) ISEB
9 29 (24.37%) User Acceptance Testing
10 28 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 27 (22.69%) Degree
12 26 (21.85%) Software Testing
12 26 (21.85%) HP Quality Center
12 26 (21.85%) HP
13 25 (21.01%) SAP
13 25 (21.01%) ITIL
13 25 (21.01%) Test Scripting
14 24 (20.17%) Test Strategy
15 23 (19.33%) IIS
15 23 (19.33%) C#
16 22 (18.49%) Cognos
17 21 (17.65%) Documentum
17 21 (17.65%) Computer Science
18 20 (16.81%) Content Management
18 20 (16.81%) Business Intelligence
18 20 (16.81%) Java
19 19 (15.97%) WinRunner
19 19 (15.97%) LoadRunner
19 19 (15.97%) Windows

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 77 (64.71%) SharePoint
2 23 (19.33%) IIS
3 21 (17.65%) Documentum
4 18 (15.13%) Tomcat
5 9 (7.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (5.88%) Adobe CQ
6 7 (5.88%) FileNet
6 7 (5.88%) CMS
7 6 (5.04%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.52%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.84%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.84%) Liferay
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.84%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (25.21%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 14 (11.76%) MS Office
3 11 (9.24%) ProjectWise
4 3 (2.52%) MS Project
5 1 (0.84%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (10.92%) TrackWise
2 3 (2.52%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.84%) LDAP
2 1 (0.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.97%) Oracle Database
3 14 (11.76%) EDMS
4 13 (10.92%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.88%) MarkLogic
6 4 (3.36%) MySQL
6 4 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.36%) MS Access
6 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (15.97%) WinRunner
1 19 (15.97%) LoadRunner
1 19 (15.97%) PVCS
1 19 (15.97%) Toad
2 6 (5.04%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
General
1 52 (43.70%) Finance
2 14 (11.76%) Banking
2 14 (11.76%) Investment Banking
3 13 (10.92%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.88%) Publishing
5 2 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (22.69%) Analyst
2 20 (16.81%) Applications Support
3 19 (15.97%) Test Manager
4 17 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 17 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
5 16 (13.45%) Consultant
6 14 (11.76%) Developer
7 11 (9.24%) Administrator
8 10 (8.40%) Test Coordinator
8 10 (8.40%) Coordinator
9 9 (7.56%) Architect
9 9 (7.56%) Business Analyst
10 8 (6.72%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 8 (6.72%) Business Manager
11 7 (5.88%) Programme Test Manager
11 7 (5.88%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 7 (5.88%) Programme Manager
11 7 (5.88%) Software Developer
12 6 (5.04%) Software Engineer
12 6 (5.04%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.05%) .NET
2 17 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.88%) Visualforce
4 4 (3.36%) WebCenter
5 3 (2.52%) CSS
5 3 (2.52%) XML
5 3 (2.52%) HTML
6 2 (1.68%) Classic ASP
6 2 (1.68%) DCOM
6 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (1.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.68%) WCF
6 2 (1.68%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.84%) jQuery
7 1 (0.84%) SAP Business Workflow
7 1 (0.84%) HTML5
7 1 (0.84%) CSS3
7 1 (0.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.92%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.04%) CMDB
4 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.68%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.84%) Life Science
5 1 (0.84%) Open Source
5 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.97%) Windows
2 4 (3.36%) UNIX
3 2 (1.68%) Linux
4 1 (0.84%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.84%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.13%) Document Management
2 29 (24.37%) User Acceptance Testing
3 26 (21.85%) Software Testing
4 25 (21.01%) ITIL
4 25 (21.01%) Test Scripting
5 24 (20.17%) Test Strategy
6 20 (16.81%) Content Management
6 20 (16.81%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (15.97%) ETL
7 19 (15.97%) Automated Testing
8 16 (13.45%) Web Development
9 15 (12.61%) Data Management
9 15 (12.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (12.61%) Service Delivery
10 14 (11.76%) ERP
10 14 (11.76%) Quality Management
10 14 (11.76%) Validation
10 14 (11.76%) Time Management
10 14 (11.76%) QMS
11 11 (9.24%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (47.06%) SQL
2 23 (19.33%) C#
3 20 (16.81%) Java
4 14 (11.76%) VB
4 14 (11.76%) VB6
5 7 (5.88%) Apex Code
6 5 (4.20%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.52%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.52%) C
8 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.68%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.84%) Delphi
9 1 (0.84%) PHP
9 1 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (25.21%) ISEB
2 27 (22.69%) Degree
3 7 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
3 7 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.92%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 5 (4.20%) QA
3 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (21.85%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 54 (45.38%) Oracle
2 36 (30.25%) Open Text
3 26 (21.85%) HP
4 25 (21.01%) SAP
5 22 (18.49%) Cognos
6 15 (12.61%) Microsoft
7 14 (11.76%) Siebel
8 10 (8.40%) IBM
9 7 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (5.88%) Sun
10 6 (5.04%) Adobe
10 6 (5.04%) Primavera
10 6 (5.04%) ServiceNow
11 4 (3.36%) FatWire
12 3 (2.52%) VMware
12 3 (2.52%) Sage
12 3 (2.52%) Citrix
12 3 (2.52%) PeopleSoft
13 2 (1.68%) EMC
14 1 (0.84%) Remedy
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