The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 280 261 322
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +61
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 40 65 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.55% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.69% 3.01% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 37 64 13
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,000 £46,300
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -19.44%
Confluence
London

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2363 2157 2485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.52% 18.24% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2000 1927 2296
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Confluence
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Confluence Salary Trend in the City of London

Confluence
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Confluence across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Confluence Salary Histogram in the City of London

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 69 (95.83%) JIRA
2 51 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (61.11%) Java
4 29 (40.28%) Linux
5 28 (38.89%) Tomcat
6 25 (34.72%) Apache
7 24 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 24 (33.33%) Scrum
7 24 (33.33%) Atlassian
8 23 (31.94%) UNIX
9 22 (30.56%) TDD
10 21 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (29.17%) HTML
10 21 (29.17%) JUnit
11 19 (26.39%) Spring
11 19 (26.39%) Selenium
11 19 (26.39%) MySQL
11 19 (26.39%) XML
11 19 (26.39%) BDD
12 18 (25.00%) Subversion
12 18 (25.00%) QA
13 17 (23.61%) Finance
14 16 (22.22%) Cucumber
15 15 (20.83%) DevOps
16 14 (19.44%) SQL
16 14 (19.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 14 (19.44%) Git (software)
17 13 (18.06%) J2EE
17 13 (18.06%) Web Services
17 13 (18.06%) Bash Shell

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 28 (38.89%) Tomcat
2 25 (34.72%) Apache
3 5 (6.94%) CMS
3 5 (6.94%) Node.js
4 3 (4.17%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (4.17%) nginx
4 3 (4.17%) Alfresco
4 3 (4.17%) Mule
5 2 (2.78%) FileNet
5 2 (2.78%) LiveCycle
6 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.39%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.39%) WordPress
6 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.39%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.78%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.39%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) SaaS
2 2 (2.78%) LucidChart
2 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.39%) Route 53
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) LDAP
2 6 (8.33%) DNS
3 5 (6.94%) Firewall
4 4 (5.56%) HTTP
5 2 (2.78%) SNMP
5 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.78%) VPN
5 2 (2.78%) SMTP
5 2 (2.78%) DHCP
5 2 (2.78%) Wireless
5 2 (2.78%) IPsec
5 2 (2.78%) VLAN
5 2 (2.78%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.78%) SSL
5 2 (2.78%) Internet
5 2 (2.78%) OSPF
5 2 (2.78%) BGP
5 2 (2.78%) ICMP
5 2 (2.78%) VRRP
5 2 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) MySQL
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.17%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.39%) Redis
6 1 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.39%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 69 (95.83%) JIRA
2 21 (29.17%) JUnit
3 19 (26.39%) Selenium
4 18 (25.00%) Subversion
5 16 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 14 (19.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 14 (19.44%) Git (software)
7 12 (16.67%) Jenkins
8 9 (12.50%) Maven
9 6 (8.33%) Checkstyle
9 6 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (8.33%) FindBugs
10 5 (6.94%) FishEye
11 4 (5.56%) LoadUI
11 4 (5.56%) jMock
11 4 (5.56%) SoapUI
11 4 (5.56%) JMeter
11 4 (5.56%) Mercurial
12 3 (4.17%) Ant
13 2 (2.78%) Bitbucket
General
1 17 (23.61%) Finance
2 12 (16.67%) Banking
3 6 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Games
5 2 (2.78%) Marketing
5 2 (2.78%) Legal
5 2 (2.78%) Advertising
5 2 (2.78%) Publishing
6 1 (1.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.39%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) Developer
2 20 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.67%) Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) Test Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Web Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Support Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Java Web Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Product Manager
7 3 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) QA Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Hybris Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.17%) HTML
2 19 (26.39%) XML
2 19 (26.39%) Spring
3 13 (18.06%) Web Services
3 13 (18.06%) J2EE
4 11 (15.28%) CSS
5 8 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 7 (9.72%) SOAP
7 6 (8.33%) JSP
7 6 (8.33%) JMS
7 6 (8.33%) Middleware
7 6 (8.33%) jQuery
8 5 (6.94%) REST
8 5 (6.94%) .NET
9 4 (5.56%) XSD
9 4 (5.56%) Spring MVC
10 3 (4.17%) Ajax
11 2 (2.78%) Apache Flex
11 2 (2.78%) RESTful
11 2 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Derivative
1 6 (8.33%) User Experience
2 4 (5.56%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.56%) Open Source
2 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.17%) Equities
4 2 (2.78%) Tandem
4 2 (2.78%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (2.78%) PKI
4 2 (2.78%) Social Media
4 2 (2.78%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) Blog
5 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 29 (40.28%) Linux
2 23 (31.94%) UNIX
3 4 (5.56%) Windows
4 3 (4.17%) CentOS
4 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (33.33%) Scrum
3 22 (30.56%) TDD
4 21 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (26.39%) BDD
6 15 (20.83%) DevOps
7 10 (13.89%) Automated Testing
7 10 (13.89%) Project Management
8 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 8 (11.11%) Test Automation
10 6 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 6 (8.33%) SOA
10 6 (8.33%) B2B
10 6 (8.33%) Release Management
10 6 (8.33%) Regression Testing
11 5 (6.94%) MVC
11 5 (6.94%) Risk Management
11 5 (6.94%) OO
11 5 (6.94%) Manual Testing
11 5 (6.94%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (61.11%) Java
2 24 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 14 (19.44%) SQL
4 13 (18.06%) Bash Shell
5 11 (15.28%) Groovy
6 6 (8.33%) Ruby
7 5 (6.94%) Perl
8 4 (5.56%) Scala
9 3 (4.17%) Python
9 3 (4.17%) PHP
10 2 (2.78%) C#
10 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.78%) Clojure
11 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.39%) C
11 1 (1.39%) VBScript
11 1 (1.39%) VB
11 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.78%) IIBA
3 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (2.78%) CCNA
3 2 (2.78%) ISEB
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.78%) CRD IV
2 2 (2.78%) COREP
2 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Varnish
2 2 (2.78%) Squid
3 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Nagios
2 8 (11.11%) ZABBIX
3 5 (6.94%) Puppet
4 3 (4.17%) Opsview
5 2 (2.78%) Cacti
5 2 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.39%) Ansible
6 1 (1.39%) logstash
6 1 (1.39%) Kibana
6 1 (1.39%) Graylog2
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 24 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 9 (12.50%) Oracle
3 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.94%) Adobe
4 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.94%) Twitter
5 3 (4.17%) hybris
5 3 (4.17%) Akamai
5 3 (4.17%) Google
5 3 (4.17%) VMware
6 2 (2.78%) Telerik
6 2 (2.78%) HP
6 2 (2.78%) JBoss
6 2 (2.78%) Cisco
6 2 (2.78%) IBM
6 2 (2.78%) Vyatta
6 2 (2.78%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.39%) New Relic