The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 219 230 224
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.017% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.10% 0.094% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.97%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -15.15%
Confluence
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
999 1063 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.98% 18.10% 22.20%
Number of salaries quoted 782 842 890
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Confluence across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Confluence
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Confluence across the Berkshire region.

Confluence Salary Trend in Berkshire

Confluence
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Confluence across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Confluence Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Confluence
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
Newbury - 5 £50,000 -
Reading - 3 £67,500 -
Confluence
South East

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Confluence 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 Confluence.

1 26 (89.66%) JIRA
2 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (79.31%) Scrum
3 23 (79.31%) Java
3 23 (79.31%) MySQL
4 20 (68.97%) XML
5 12 (41.38%) Oracle
5 12 (41.38%) QA
5 12 (41.38%) Selenium
5 12 (41.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (41.38%) Test Automation
5 12 (41.38%) WebDriver
5 12 (41.38%) SaaS
5 12 (41.38%) BDD
5 12 (41.38%) MongoDB
5 12 (41.38%) NoSQL
5 12 (41.38%) Gherkin
5 12 (41.38%) Zephyr
6 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (37.93%) Subversion
6 11 (37.93%) Data Modelling
7 10 (34.48%) Tomcat
8 9 (31.03%) Wiki
8 9 (31.03%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
9 8 (27.59%) Integration Testing
9 8 (27.59%) Spring MVC
9 8 (27.59%) Ajax
9 8 (27.59%) Kanban
9 8 (27.59%) Data Validation

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Confluence 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 Confluence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (34.48%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.34%) nginx
2 3 (10.34%) MediaWiki
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) SaaS
2 3 (10.34%) Office 365
2 3 (10.34%) Dropbox
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) Wireless
2 3 (10.34%) IPsec
2 3 (10.34%) Network Security
2 3 (10.34%) LDAP
2 3 (10.34%) LAN
2 3 (10.34%) WAN
2 3 (10.34%) VPN
2 3 (10.34%) IPv6
2 3 (10.34%) OSPF
2 3 (10.34%) BGP
2 3 (10.34%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) MySQL
2 12 (41.38%) MongoDB
2 12 (41.38%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (89.66%) JIRA
2 12 (41.38%) Selenium
2 12 (41.38%) WebDriver
2 12 (41.38%) Zephyr
3 11 (37.93%) Subversion
4 8 (27.59%) JUnit
5 3 (10.34%) Hudson
5 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
5 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
5 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) QA Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Senior Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Hybris Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Quality Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Test Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) QA Test Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) QA Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Coach
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior QA Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior QA Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) XML
2 12 (41.38%) Gherkin
3 8 (27.59%) XSD
3 8 (27.59%) HTML
3 8 (27.59%) CSS
3 8 (27.59%) JSP
3 8 (27.59%) Spring
3 8 (27.59%) Ajax
3 8 (27.59%) Spring MVC
3 8 (27.59%) jQuery
4 3 (10.34%) LAMP
5 2 (6.90%) REST
5 2 (6.90%) SOAP
5 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Wiki
2 8 (27.59%) iPad
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.34%) Open Source
3 3 (10.34%) PMI
4 2 (6.90%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) UNIX
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.34%) Debian
3 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
3 3 (10.34%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) Scrum
3 12 (41.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (41.38%) Test Automation
3 12 (41.38%) BDD
4 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (37.93%) Data Modelling
5 9 (31.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
6 8 (27.59%) Integration Testing
6 8 (27.59%) Kanban
6 8 (27.59%) Data Validation
6 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
6 8 (27.59%) B2C
6 8 (27.59%) Project Management
6 8 (27.59%) MVC
6 8 (27.59%) SEO
6 8 (27.59%) Validation
7 6 (20.69%) TDD
7 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) Ruby
3 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.34%) Perl
3 3 (10.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) Postfix
2 3 (10.34%) XenServer
2 3 (10.34%) iptables
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Puppet
1 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.34%) Salt
2 3 (10.34%) Vagrant
2 3 (10.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 8 (27.59%) hybris
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.34%) Apple
5 2 (6.90%) SAP