The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 168 - 159
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 16 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.41% - 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.02% - 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 7
Average salary £43,000 - £75,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 - £69,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 - £88,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.78%
Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
793 805 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.09% 19.16% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 668 696 654
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,400 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Confluence
North West

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 11 July 2014.

Confluence Salary Histogram in Manchester

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) JIRA
2 14 (87.50%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) Atlassian
4 11 (68.75%) Java
5 10 (62.50%) Windows
6 9 (56.25%) Red Hat
6 9 (56.25%) Scrum
6 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (50.00%) Eclipse
7 8 (50.00%) Web Services
7 8 (50.00%) Oracle
8 7 (43.75%) JUnit
8 7 (43.75%) EJB
8 7 (43.75%) JMS
8 7 (43.75%) QA
8 7 (43.75%) Java EE
8 7 (43.75%) JSON
8 7 (43.75%) Mercurial
8 7 (43.75%) AMQP
8 7 (43.75%) Gradle
9 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
9 6 (37.50%) CentOS
10 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
10 5 (31.25%) High Availability
10 5 (31.25%) Open Source
10 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (31.25%) Oracle RAC

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) FileNet
2 1 (6.25%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Route 53
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) AMQP
2 2 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (12.50%) OpenVPN
2 2 (12.50%) VoIP
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) PPTP
2 2 (12.50%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) JIRA
2 8 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 7 (43.75%) JUnit
3 7 (43.75%) Mercurial
3 7 (43.75%) Gradle
4 4 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (12.50%) PHPUnit
6 1 (6.25%) Subversion
6 1 (6.25%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support
4 2 (12.50%) Software Tester
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
2 7 (43.75%) Java EE
2 7 (43.75%) JSON
2 7 (43.75%) EJB
2 7 (43.75%) JMS
3 2 (12.50%) LAMP
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) XSLT
4 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (37.50%) CentOS
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) UNIX
5 2 (12.50%) Fedora
5 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Scrum
2 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (31.25%) High Availability
4 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management
6 1 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) C
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Scala
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Clojure
5 1 (6.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Atlassian
2 9 (56.25%) Red Hat
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Perforce
6 2 (12.50%) Rackspace
6 2 (12.50%) SaltStack
6 2 (12.50%) HP
7 1 (6.25%) Twitter
7 1 (6.25%) Adobe
7 1 (6.25%) JBoss
7 1 (6.25%) IBM
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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