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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 872 813 804
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -9
Permanent jobs citing LiveLink 31 51 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.047% 0.066%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.13% 0.23% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 63
Average salary £47,500 £40,799 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.42% -25.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £35,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £67,500 £79,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -15.55%

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
24183 21821 24635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.95% 20.00% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19731 18450 21085
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014 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 20 August 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
(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 -34 19 £45,000 +9.09% 3
London -18 14 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Aberdeen +17 10 £52,500 -
Scotland -12 10 £52,500 +16.66%
City of London -2 8 £50,000 -9.09%
South East -14 2 £46,750 +10.00% 2
Hampshire -14 1 £33,500 -21.17% 2
Hertfordshire - 1 £30,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £30,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 -
East of England - 1 £30,000 -

LiveLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 39 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 26 (33.33%) Open Text
3 23 (29.49%) Microsoft
3 23 (29.49%) SQL
3 23 (29.49%) Oracle
3 23 (29.49%) .NET
4 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
5 21 (26.92%) MS Excel
6 20 (25.64%) Degree
7 18 (23.08%) SAP
8 17 (21.79%) Finance
8 17 (21.79%) Document Management
9 16 (20.51%) ITIL
10 15 (19.23%) Documentum
11 14 (17.95%) VB
11 14 (17.95%) VB6
11 14 (17.95%) Project Management
11 14 (17.95%) Computer Science
12 13 (16.67%) Release Management
13 12 (15.38%) Management Information System
13 12 (15.38%) Content Management
13 12 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (14.10%) Java
14 11 (14.10%) Oracle Database
15 10 (12.82%) Web Services
15 10 (12.82%) Service Delivery
16 9 (11.54%) EDRMS
16 9 (11.54%) TOGAF
16 9 (11.54%) Data Modelling

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 39 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 15 (19.23%) Documentum
3 3 (3.85%) FileNet
3 3 (3.85%) Alfresco
4 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.56%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.28%) IIS
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.28%) CMS
5 1 (1.28%) OnBase
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 6 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) CA Clarity
2 3 (3.85%) TrackWise
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) Internet
2 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.10%) Oracle Database
3 9 (11.54%) EDRMS
4 8 (10.26%) EDMS
4 8 (10.26%) NoSQL
4 8 (10.26%) MarkLogic
5 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.28%) MySQL
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.85%) Toad
3 3 (3.85%) WinRunner
3 3 (3.85%) LoadRunner
3 3 (3.85%) PVCS
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (21.79%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Publishing
3 4 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.28%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.28%) French Language
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (28.21%) Analyst
2 18 (23.08%) Developer
3 14 (17.95%) Consultant
3 14 (17.95%) Applications Support
4 13 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 12 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (11.54%) Architect
7 8 (10.26%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Software Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Software Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
10 5 (6.41%) SQL Developer
10 5 (6.41%) Web Developer
11 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
11 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
11 4 (5.13%) SharePoint Project Manager
11 4 (5.13%) Portfolio Analyst
12 3 (3.85%) Test Manager
12 3 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
12 3 (3.85%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.49%) .NET
2 10 (12.82%) Web Services
3 8 (10.26%) CSS
3 8 (10.26%) SOAP
3 8 (10.26%) HTML
3 8 (10.26%) Visualforce
3 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (8.97%) HTML5
4 7 (8.97%) .NET Framework
4 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET
5 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 6 (7.69%) RESTful
6 4 (5.13%) XML
7 2 (2.56%) COM
7 2 (2.56%) WSDL
7 2 (2.56%) REST
8 1 (1.28%) CSS3
8 1 (1.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (1.28%) SAP Business Workflow
8 1 (1.28%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 12 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 9 (11.54%) CMDB
4 6 (7.69%) Life Science
5 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.56%) Windows Vista
2 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) Document Management
2 16 (20.51%) ITIL
3 14 (17.95%) Project Management
4 13 (16.67%) Release Management
5 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (15.38%) Content Management
6 10 (12.82%) Service Delivery
7 9 (11.54%) Data Modelling
7 9 (11.54%) TOGAF
7 9 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (11.54%) Enterprise Modelling
8 8 (10.26%) Performance Management
8 8 (10.26%) Information Management
9 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering
10 6 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (7.69%) ERP
10 6 (7.69%) Quality Management
10 6 (7.69%) QMS
11 5 (6.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.49%) SQL
2 14 (17.95%) VB
2 14 (17.95%) VB6
3 11 (14.10%) Java
4 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
4 8 (10.26%) Apex Code
5 6 (7.69%) C#
6 4 (5.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.28%) PHP
7 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (25.64%) Degree
2 9 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 9 (11.54%) DV Cleared
2 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.85%) ISEB
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.28%) MCP
4 1 (1.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
1 2 (2.56%) P3O
2 1 (1.28%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (33.33%) Open Text
2 23 (29.49%) Oracle
2 23 (29.49%) Microsoft
3 18 (23.08%) SAP
4 8 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (7.69%) IBM
6 5 (6.41%) Adobe
7 4 (5.13%) HP
7 4 (5.13%) EMC
7 4 (5.13%) Cognos
7 4 (5.13%) Siebel
7 4 (5.13%) Kofax
8 3 (3.85%) Thunderhead
9 1 (1.28%) Hyland
9 1 (1.28%) Tandberg
9 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow
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Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago