The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 131 122 113
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 1 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.051% 0.64% 0.061%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.24% 2.51% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 1
Average salary £67,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.82% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Confluence
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
421 479 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 21.27% 25.73% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 375 423 296
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Confluence
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Confluence Salary Trend in Bristol

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Database Theory
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database Theory
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Postfix
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware