The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 67 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.32% 0.35% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.49% 1.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £36,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -19.44%
Confluence
South Wales

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

Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
134 120 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.20% 21.02% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 126 97 65
Average salary £30,565 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.95% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Confluence
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Confluence Salary Trend in Cardiff

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 13 (100.00%) RUP
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) JIRA
2 12 (92.31%) Release Management
2 12 (92.31%) Unit Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (92.31%) Groovy
2 12 (92.31%) Scala
2 12 (92.31%) Open Source
2 12 (92.31%) Clojure
2 12 (92.31%) MongoDB
2 12 (92.31%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (92.31%) NoSQL
2 12 (92.31%) Hudson
2 12 (92.31%) Subversion
2 12 (92.31%) Spring
2 12 (92.31%) Maven
2 12 (92.31%) DSDM
2 12 (92.31%) SOA
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 12 (92.31%) XML
2 12 (92.31%) Configuration Management
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
2 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
2 12 (92.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 12 (92.31%) Twitter
2 12 (92.31%) DevOps
3 11 (84.62%) Mentoring
3 11 (84.62%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (84.62%) FileNet

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (84.62%) FileNet
2 10 (76.92%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) MongoDB
1 12 (92.31%) Apache Cassandra
1 12 (92.31%) NoSQL
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) JIRA
2 12 (92.31%) Hudson
2 12 (92.31%) Subversion
2 12 (92.31%) Maven
2 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) Bugzilla
3 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Java Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Java Consultant
2 8 (61.54%) Java Programmer
2 8 (61.54%) Developer Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Consultant
2 8 (61.54%) Programmer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) Spring
1 12 (92.31%) Web Services
1 12 (92.31%) XML
1 12 (92.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 11 (84.62%) XSLT
3 10 (76.92%) JSF
3 10 (76.92%) J2EE
3 10 (76.92%) SOAP
3 10 (76.92%) Hibernate
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (15.38%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) GWT
4 2 (15.38%) JSON
4 2 (15.38%) Spring Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Apache Camel
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) RUP
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Release Management
2 12 (92.31%) Unit Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (92.31%) DSDM
2 12 (92.31%) SOA
2 12 (92.31%) Configuration Management
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
2 12 (92.31%) DevOps
3 11 (84.62%) Mentoring
3 11 (84.62%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (84.62%) OOA/OOD
3 11 (84.62%) OO
3 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
3 11 (84.62%) TDD
3 11 (84.62%) Pair Programming
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Groovy
1 12 (92.31%) Scala
1 12 (92.31%) Clojure
2 11 (84.62%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Twitter
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (76.92%) IBM
3 10 (76.92%) Adobe
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle