The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 128 121 121
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.054% 0.059%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.47% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
Confluence
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
429 357 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.58% 19.17% 21.59%
Number of salaries quoted 330 327 312
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Confluence
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Confluence Salary Trend in Birmingham

Confluence
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Game Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Junior
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Game Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian