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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank - - 106
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
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
416 321 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.59% 17.59% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 376 276 288
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

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 24 December 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) FileNet
1 1 (50.00%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Web Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Groovy
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) Clojure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) hybris
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter