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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 289 298 288
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 24 36 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.06% 1.48% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 35
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,250 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £64,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
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
2258 2435 2346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.62% 20.46% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1968 2073 2123
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 61 (95.31%) JIRA
2 43 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (59.38%) Java
4 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
4 26 (40.63%) Scrum
5 23 (35.94%) Tomcat
5 23 (35.94%) Linux
6 22 (34.38%) Apache
6 22 (34.38%) BDD
7 21 (32.81%) Atlassian
7 21 (32.81%) Spring
8 20 (31.25%) Git (software)
8 20 (31.25%) HTML
8 20 (31.25%) TDD
9 19 (29.69%) Subversion
9 19 (29.69%) UNIX
10 18 (28.13%) XML
10 18 (28.13%) JUnit
11 17 (26.56%) Selenium
12 16 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 16 (25.00%) Cucumber
13 14 (21.88%) SQL
13 14 (21.88%) Finance
14 13 (20.31%) MySQL
15 12 (18.75%) Bash Shell
15 12 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (18.75%) Groovy
15 12 (18.75%) Maven
16 11 (17.19%) Web Services
16 11 (17.19%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 23 (35.94%) Tomcat
2 22 (34.38%) Apache
3 7 (10.94%) Node.js
4 5 (7.81%) CMS
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (6.25%) Mule
6 3 (4.69%) nginx
6 3 (4.69%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (3.13%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.13%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.13%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) LDAP
2 5 (7.81%) Internet
3 3 (4.69%) Firewall
3 3 (4.69%) HTTP
3 3 (4.69%) DNS
4 2 (3.13%) FTP
5 1 (1.56%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) MySQL
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.25%) Redis
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.69%) CouchDB
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 61 (95.31%) JIRA
2 20 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 19 (29.69%) Subversion
4 18 (28.13%) JUnit
5 17 (26.56%) Selenium
6 16 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 16 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 12 (18.75%) Maven
8 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
9 6 (9.38%) FindBugs
10 5 (7.81%) EasyMock
10 5 (7.81%) Hudson
11 4 (6.25%) FishEye
11 4 (6.25%) Checkstyle
11 4 (6.25%) JMeter
11 4 (6.25%) Hamcrest
12 3 (4.69%) Ant
12 3 (4.69%) Gradle
13 2 (3.13%) Bitbucket
13 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 11 (17.19%) Banking
3 5 (7.81%) Front Office
4 4 (6.25%) Marketing
5 3 (4.69%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.69%) Spanish Language
6 2 (3.13%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (3.13%) Legal
6 2 (3.13%) Publishing
6 2 (3.13%) Games
7 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (37.50%) Developer
2 19 (29.69%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.75%) Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.38%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Applications Support
5 5 (7.81%) Java Web Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Process Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Business Process Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Front Office Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) QA Leader
8 2 (3.13%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.81%) Spring
2 20 (31.25%) HTML
3 18 (28.13%) XML
4 11 (17.19%) Web Services
5 10 (15.63%) J2EE
6 9 (14.06%) CSS
6 9 (14.06%) REST
7 8 (12.50%) JMS
8 7 (10.94%) SOAP
8 7 (10.94%) .NET
8 7 (10.94%) jQuery
8 7 (10.94%) Hibernate
9 5 (7.81%) Velocity
9 5 (7.81%) FpML
10 4 (6.25%) Middleware
11 3 (4.69%) JSP
11 3 (4.69%) Google Closure
11 3 (4.69%) Backbone.js
11 3 (4.69%) Semantic HTML
12 2 (3.13%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) User Experience
2 5 (7.81%) Fixed Income
2 5 (7.81%) Derivative
3 4 (6.25%) Tandem
4 3 (4.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) Open Source
4 3 (4.69%) Social Media
5 2 (3.13%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (3.13%) Equities
6 1 (1.56%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.94%) Linux
2 19 (29.69%) UNIX
3 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.63%) Scrum
3 22 (34.38%) BDD
4 20 (31.25%) TDD
5 12 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (17.19%) DevOps
7 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
8 6 (9.38%) Project Management
8 6 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.81%) Kanban
9 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.25%) Risk Management
10 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.25%) OOP
10 4 (6.25%) OO
10 4 (6.25%) Automated Testing
10 4 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (6.25%) Performance Testing
10 4 (6.25%) Business Analysis
10 4 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (59.38%) Java
2 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
3 14 (21.88%) SQL
4 12 (18.75%) Groovy
4 12 (18.75%) Bash Shell
5 7 (10.94%) Ruby
6 6 (9.38%) C#
7 5 (7.81%) PHP
8 4 (6.25%) Perl
9 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.13%) F#
11 1 (1.56%) C
11 1 (1.56%) VBScript
11 1 (1.56%) VB
11 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) IIBA
3 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.56%) ISEB
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) CRD IV
2 2 (3.13%) COREP
2 2 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) ZABBIX
2 6 (9.38%) Nagios
3 4 (6.25%) Puppet
4 3 (4.69%) Opsview
5 2 (3.13%) Graphite
5 2 (3.13%) logstash
5 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.13%) StatsD
6 1 (1.56%) Ansible
6 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.56%) OpenView
6 1 (1.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Atlassian
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle
2 5 (7.81%) Google
2 5 (7.81%) DataSynapse
3 4 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.69%) VMware
4 3 (4.69%) Adobe
4 3 (4.69%) Akamai
5 2 (3.13%) Xamarin
5 2 (3.13%) New Relic
5 2 (3.13%) HP
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.13%) Telerik
6 1 (1.56%) SaltStack