The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 179 176 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 11 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.44% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.50% 2.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 0
Average salary £55,000 £43,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% -
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 Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
732 853 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.64% 20.70% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 597 714 639
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Confluence
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Confluence Salary Trend in Manchester

Confluence
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Confluence across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Confluence Salary Histogram in Manchester

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (100.00%) JIRA
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Project Management
4 7 (46.67%) Data Modelling
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) MS Office
4 7 (46.67%) UML
4 7 (46.67%) Requirements Management
4 7 (46.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (46.67%) BPMN
4 7 (46.67%) Visualisation
4 7 (46.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 7 (46.67%) Logical Data Model
4 7 (46.67%) Software Delivery
4 7 (46.67%) SDLC
5 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (40.00%) Linux
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (26.67%) Banking
8 3 (20.00%) Subversion
8 3 (20.00%) Maven
8 3 (20.00%) Symfony
8 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
8 3 (20.00%) Drupal
8 3 (20.00%) WordPress
8 3 (20.00%) TeamCity

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (20.00%) IIS
1 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) Drupal
1 3 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) Redis
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) JIRA
2 7 (46.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (20.00%) PhpStorm
4 3 (20.00%) SonarQube
4 3 (20.00%) Redmine
4 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (20.00%) Ant
4 3 (20.00%) ClearCase
4 3 (20.00%) Subversion
4 3 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Business Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Technical Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Technical Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
1 3 (20.00%) XML
1 3 (20.00%) Symfony
1 3 (20.00%) RESTful
1 3 (20.00%) HTML5
1 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (6.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
3 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (46.67%) UML
3 7 (46.67%) Data Modelling
3 7 (46.67%) Requirements Management
3 7 (46.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (46.67%) BPMN
3 7 (46.67%) Logical Data Model
3 7 (46.67%) Software Delivery
3 7 (46.67%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) API Design
4 3 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
2 3 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) IIBA
2 1 (6.67%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Perforce
2 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (20.00%) Twitter
2 3 (20.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (6.67%) hybris
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