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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank - 119 -
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.41% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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
373 443 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.22% 22.89% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 296 344 252
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Subversion
4 3 (50.00%) Maven
4 3 (50.00%) Ant
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) ClearCase
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) SonarQube
4 3 (50.00%) Perforce
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
5 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) RPG
6 1 (16.67%) DB2
6 1 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (16.67%) AS400
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (16.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) SonarQube
3 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Ant
3 3 (50.00%) ClearCase
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) AS400
1 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) RPG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Perforce