The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 116 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.34% 0.29% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.94% 1.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.58%
Confluence
North 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 Cheshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
310 403 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.71% 22.98% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 227 327 308
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Confluence
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Confluence Salary Trend in Cheshire

Confluence
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 3 £40,000 -
Confluence
North West

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 10 (100.00%) JIRA
2 7 (70.00%) Perforce
2 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) RPG
4 5 (50.00%) DB2
4 5 (50.00%) Billing
4 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (50.00%) DevOps
5 4 (40.00%) Line Management
5 4 (40.00%) Product Management
5 4 (40.00%) SDLC
5 4 (40.00%) Apache Flex
5 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Validation
6 3 (30.00%) Perl
6 3 (30.00%) Ant
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) ClearCase
6 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) Subversion
6 3 (30.00%) Maven
6 3 (30.00%) Banking

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (10.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) SonarQube
3 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) Ant
3 3 (30.00%) ClearCase
3 3 (30.00%) Subversion
3 3 (30.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (50.00%) Billing
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Production Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) iSeries
2 1 (10.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) Line Management
4 4 (40.00%) Product Management
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Validation
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
6 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Coaching
7 1 (10.00%) People Management
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) RPG
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Perforce
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) BT