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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 132 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.086% 0.42% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.48% 2.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -19.44%
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
419 406 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.05% 18.89% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 354 366 303
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) LiveCycle
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Clojure
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Hudson
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) FileNet
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) FileNet
1 2 (66.67%) LiveCycle
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Hudson
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) DSDM
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) E-Procurement
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Groovy
1 2 (66.67%) Scala
1 2 (66.67%) Clojure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Twitter
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) hybris