The first table below looks at the demand for Confluence skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 30 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 213 - 229
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 27 0 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% - 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.80% - 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 10
Average salary £42,500 - £75,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 - £73,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 - £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -19.17%
Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1501 1388 1526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.97% 19.17% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1232 1199 1366
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Confluence
England

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Confluence
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Confluence Salary Trend in the North West

Confluence
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Confluence across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Confluence Salary Histogram in the North West

Confluence
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 19 £43,000 - 1
Cheshire - 8 £37,500 -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 27 (100.00%) JIRA
2 23 (85.19%) Atlassian
3 20 (74.07%) Java
4 18 (66.67%) Scrum
5 17 (62.96%) Linux
6 15 (55.56%) Windows
7 12 (44.44%) Red Hat
7 12 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (40.74%) Configuration Management
9 10 (37.04%) Eclipse
9 10 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (37.04%) Web Services
9 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
9 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
9 10 (37.04%) Mercurial
9 10 (37.04%) QA
10 9 (33.33%) Java EE
10 9 (33.33%) JSON
10 9 (33.33%) AMQP
10 9 (33.33%) HTML
10 9 (33.33%) JMS
10 9 (33.33%) Oracle
10 9 (33.33%) JUnit
10 9 (33.33%) EJB
10 9 (33.33%) Gradle
11 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
11 8 (29.63%) SQL
11 8 (29.63%) MVC
11 8 (29.63%) HTML5
11 8 (29.63%) Spring

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (22.22%) concrete5
1 6 (22.22%) Commerce Server
1 6 (22.22%) CMS
1 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
1 6 (22.22%) Drupal
1 6 (22.22%) WordPress
1 6 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.41%) NServiceBus
3 1 (3.70%) LiveCycle
3 1 (3.70%) FileNet
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon ELB
1 4 (14.81%) Route 53
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) AMQP
2 2 (7.41%) VoIP
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
2 2 (7.41%) PPTP
2 2 (7.41%) IPsec
2 2 (7.41%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (7.41%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.41%) MySQL
4 2 (7.41%) Big Data
5 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (100.00%) JIRA
2 10 (37.04%) Eclipse
2 10 (37.04%) Mercurial
3 9 (33.33%) JUnit
3 9 (33.33%) Gradle
4 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 6 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (11.11%) Subversion
6 2 (7.41%) StyleCop
6 2 (7.41%) NDepend
6 2 (7.41%) PHPUnit
6 2 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.70%) Selenium
7 1 (3.70%) Maven
General
1 6 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) UI Programmer
3 6 (22.22%) UI Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.81%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Web Services
2 9 (33.33%) Java EE
2 9 (33.33%) JSON
2 9 (33.33%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) JMS
2 9 (33.33%) EJB
3 8 (29.63%) HTML5
3 8 (29.63%) Spring
4 7 (25.93%) CSS
4 7 (25.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 6 (22.22%) CSS3
5 6 (22.22%) Backbone.js
5 6 (22.22%) Spring MVC
5 6 (22.22%) jQuery
6 3 (11.11%) J2EE
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
7 2 (7.41%) .NET
7 2 (7.41%) XML
7 2 (7.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
1 6 (22.22%) Open Source
1 6 (22.22%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
3 12 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 6 (22.22%) Android
4 6 (22.22%) CentOS
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX
5 2 (7.41%) Fedora
5 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Scrum
2 11 (40.74%) Configuration Management
3 10 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (29.63%) MVC
5 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (22.22%) Android Development
6 6 (22.22%) iOS Development
6 6 (22.22%) High Availability
6 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 6 (22.22%) Web Development
6 6 (22.22%) Kanban
7 3 (11.11%) DevOps
7 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) SOA
8 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) C
4 3 (11.11%) Scala
5 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.41%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) Groovy
6 1 (3.70%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
1 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Atlassian
2 12 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle
4 7 (25.93%) IBM
5 6 (22.22%) ATG
5 6 (22.22%) Sitecore
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.81%) Perforce
8 2 (7.41%) HP
8 2 (7.41%) DevExpress
8 2 (7.41%) Telerik
8 2 (7.41%) SaltStack
8 2 (7.41%) Rackspace
9 1 (3.70%) Twitter
9 1 (3.70%) Adobe
9 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 7 days ago