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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 124 119 114
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.43% 0.056% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.79% 0.26% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Average salary £70,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -3.61%
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
447 378 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 23.75% 21.14% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 402 315 287
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

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

Confluence Salary Histogram in Bristol

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 17 (94.44%) JIRA
2 16 (88.89%) SQL
3 14 (77.78%) Java
4 12 (66.67%) Subversion
4 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 12 (66.67%) Relational Database
5 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
5 11 (61.11%) Apache
6 10 (55.56%) VMware
6 10 (55.56%) Citrix
6 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (50.00%) CentOS
7 9 (50.00%) ZABBIX
7 9 (50.00%) Postfix
7 9 (50.00%) XenServer
7 9 (50.00%) nginx
7 9 (50.00%) Bash Shell
7 9 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (50.00%) Hudson
7 9 (50.00%) Puppet
7 9 (50.00%) MediaWiki
7 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (50.00%) Network Security
7 9 (50.00%) Ruby
7 9 (50.00%) Ubuntu
7 9 (50.00%) Wiki
7 9 (50.00%) Firewall
7 9 (50.00%) IPsec
7 9 (50.00%) Red Hat

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 11 (61.11%) Apache
2 9 (50.00%) nginx
2 9 (50.00%) MediaWiki
3 4 (22.22%) Mule ESB
3 4 (22.22%) JBoss
3 4 (22.22%) Mule
4 2 (11.11%) GlassFish
4 2 (11.11%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) LDAP
1 9 (50.00%) LAN
1 9 (50.00%) WAN
1 9 (50.00%) OSPF
1 9 (50.00%) BGP
1 9 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
1 9 (50.00%) IPsec
1 9 (50.00%) Network Security
1 9 (50.00%) VPN
1 9 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 9 (50.00%) MySQL
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) JIRA
2 12 (66.67%) Subversion
2 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
4 9 (50.00%) Hudson
5 5 (27.78%) Mockito
5 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
5 5 (27.78%) Maven
5 5 (27.78%) JUnit
6 3 (16.67%) Selenium
6 3 (16.67%) FitNesse
6 3 (16.67%) Ant
6 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
6 3 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (16.67%) EasyMock
6 3 (16.67%) SoapUI
6 3 (16.67%) FishEye
6 3 (16.67%) Gradle
6 3 (16.67%) Spock
6 3 (16.67%) Geb
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 9 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Business Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) LAMP
2 5 (27.78%) CSS
2 5 (27.78%) jQuery
3 4 (22.22%) EJB
4 3 (16.67%) SOAP
4 3 (16.67%) Struts
4 3 (16.67%) JMS
4 3 (16.67%) Spring
4 3 (16.67%) JSON
4 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 3 (16.67%) REST
4 3 (16.67%) Apache Camel
4 3 (16.67%) Grails
5 2 (11.11%) PrimeFaces
5 2 (11.11%) EclipseLink
5 2 (11.11%) CSS3
5 2 (11.11%) Spring Integration
5 2 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (11.11%) JSTL
5 2 (11.11%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Wiki
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
1 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (50.00%) Debian
1 9 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 9 (50.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (50.00%) DevOps
2 9 (50.00%) Database Theory
2 9 (50.00%) Relational Database Theory
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Build Automation
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (16.67%) BDD
8 2 (11.11%) ATDD
8 2 (11.11%) Validation
8 2 (11.11%) CRM
8 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Kanban
9 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
9 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) Perl
3 9 (50.00%) PHP
3 9 (50.00%) Ruby
3 9 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.11%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (50.00%) Postfix
2 9 (50.00%) XenServer
2 9 (50.00%) iptables
2 9 (50.00%) Samba
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) ZABBIX
1 9 (50.00%) Puppet
2 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (38.89%) Salt
3 6 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Citrix
1 10 (55.56%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) SAP
4 3 (16.67%) Atlassian
5 1 (5.56%) NorthgateArinso
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) Dell