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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 175 - 193
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% - 0.025%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.57% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
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
700 759 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.34% 19.65% 19.89%
Number of salaries quoted 590 626 692
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 12 (100.00%) JIRA
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) Mercurial
3 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (50.00%) WCF
3 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (50.00%) Web Design
3 6 (50.00%) Bitbucket
4 5 (41.67%) Automotive
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) MySQL
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (25.00%) Perforce
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Ant
6 3 (25.00%) Perl
6 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (41.67%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) JIRA
2 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) Mercurial
3 6 (50.00%) Bitbucket
4 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (25.00%) SonarQube
4 3 (25.00%) Ant
4 3 (25.00%) ClearCase
4 3 (25.00%) Subversion
4 3 (25.00%) Maven
4 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (41.67%) Automotive
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Junior
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Junior Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior C# Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Junior C# Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Junior .NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) WCF
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
2 5 (41.67%) jQuery
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Web Design
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PMP
1 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PMBOK
2 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Perforce
2 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (8.33%) hybris