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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 164 - 152
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 19 0 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.47% - 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.35% - 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 10
Average salary £43,000 - £75,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 - £73,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -20.40%
Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
810 763 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.19% 18.82% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 679 656 668
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 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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 1 August 2014.

Confluence Salary Histogram in Manchester

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 19 (100.00%) JIRA
2 17 (89.47%) Linux
3 15 (78.95%) Atlassian
4 14 (73.68%) Java
5 13 (68.42%) Windows
6 12 (63.16%) Red Hat
6 12 (63.16%) Scrum
6 12 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
8 10 (52.63%) Web Services
8 10 (52.63%) Eclipse
8 10 (52.63%) Mercurial
8 10 (52.63%) QA
8 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
8 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
9 9 (47.37%) AMQP
9 9 (47.37%) Gradle
9 9 (47.37%) JMS
9 9 (47.37%) JUnit
9 9 (47.37%) EJB
9 9 (47.37%) Oracle
9 9 (47.37%) Java EE
9 9 (47.37%) JSON
10 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
11 6 (31.58%) Open Source
11 6 (31.58%) High Availability
11 6 (31.58%) CentOS
11 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (31.58%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (31.58%) SQL

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.26%) LiveCycle
2 1 (5.26%) FileNet
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon ELB
1 4 (21.05%) Route 53
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) AMQP
2 2 (10.53%) VoIP
2 2 (10.53%) VPN
2 2 (10.53%) IPsec
2 2 (10.53%) PPTP
2 2 (10.53%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (10.53%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) Big Data
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (100.00%) JIRA
2 10 (52.63%) Eclipse
2 10 (52.63%) Mercurial
3 9 (47.37%) Gradle
3 9 (47.37%) JUnit
4 4 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (10.53%) PHPUnit
6 1 (5.26%) Selenium
6 1 (5.26%) Maven
6 1 (5.26%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Software Tester
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Web Services
2 9 (47.37%) JMS
2 9 (47.37%) EJB
2 9 (47.37%) Java EE
2 9 (47.37%) JSON
3 3 (15.79%) J2EE
4 2 (10.53%) XML
4 2 (10.53%) LAMP
4 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.53%) Spring
5 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.26%) JSF
5 1 (5.26%) XSLT
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) Windows
3 12 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (31.58%) CentOS
5 2 (10.53%) UNIX
5 2 (10.53%) Fedora
5 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Scrum
2 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
3 6 (31.58%) High Availability
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.26%) Release Management
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.26%) Code Coverage
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) C
3 3 (15.79%) Scala
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Clojure
5 1 (5.26%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Atlassian
2 12 (63.16%) Red Hat
3 9 (47.37%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) Perforce
6 2 (10.53%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) SaltStack
6 2 (10.53%) Rackspace
7 1 (5.26%) Twitter
7 1 (5.26%) IBM
7 1 (5.26%) Adobe
7 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 10 days ago