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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 175 - 190
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 11 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% - 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.41% - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 5
Average salary £35,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
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
779 835 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.76% 22.33% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 700 720 761
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 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 20 (100.00%) JIRA
2 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 18 (90.00%) CSS
2 18 (90.00%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 16 (80.00%) Web Design
3 16 (80.00%) MVC
3 16 (80.00%) Automotive
3 16 (80.00%) Web Services
3 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (80.00%) .NET
3 16 (80.00%) MySQL
3 16 (80.00%) C#
3 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (80.00%) WCF
3 16 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (80.00%) Mercurial
3 16 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (80.00%) jQuery
3 16 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
3 16 (80.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) J2EE
4 2 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2 (10.00%) JBoss
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 16 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (80.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) JIRA
2 16 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (80.00%) Mercurial
2 16 (80.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (10.00%) Selenium
3 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (80.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) Senior Developer
2 16 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 16 (80.00%) C# Developer
2 16 (80.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 16 (80.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 16 (80.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 16 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (70.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 14 (70.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 14 (70.00%) Junior C# Developer
3 14 (70.00%) Junior Developer
3 14 (70.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) HTML
1 18 (90.00%) CSS
2 16 (80.00%) Web Services
2 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 16 (80.00%) WCF
2 16 (80.00%) jQuery
2 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 16 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
2 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.00%) J2EE
3 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) Web Design
2 16 (80.00%) MVC
3 2 (10.00%) Scrum
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) C#
1 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PMP
1 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) Atlassian
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 18 days ago