The table below looks at the statistics 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 203 252 -
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 29 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 0.092% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.79% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
Confluence
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1041 1293 1432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.35% 19.91% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 872 1017 1174
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 +16 18 £55,000 +26.43% 4
Merseyside - 8 £60,000 - 1
Cheshire +22 2 £41,750 -14.79%
Lancashire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 67 (100.00%) JIRA
2 47 (70.15%) SQL
3 42 (62.69%) Project Management
4 40 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
6 28 (41.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (40.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 26 (38.81%) Visualisation
9 25 (37.31%) Logical Data Model
9 25 (37.31%) SDLC
9 25 (37.31%) Software Delivery
9 25 (37.31%) Presales
9 25 (37.31%) Data Modelling
9 25 (37.31%) UML
9 25 (37.31%) MS Office
9 25 (37.31%) Requirements Management
9 25 (37.31%) Requirements Analysis
9 25 (37.31%) User Acceptance Testing
9 25 (37.31%) BPMN
10 21 (31.34%) Finance
11 20 (29.85%) IIS
12 18 (26.87%) Windows
13 17 (25.37%) ITIL
14 16 (23.88%) Nagios
14 16 (23.88%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (23.88%) SAN
14 16 (23.88%) HP
14 16 (23.88%) Citrix
14 16 (23.88%) PowerShell
14 16 (23.88%) SCOM

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 20 (29.85%) IIS
2 6 (8.96%) nginx
3 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.48%) Drupal
4 3 (4.48%) WordPress
5 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (37.31%) MS Office
2 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.88%) IaaS
1 16 (23.88%) PaaS
2 6 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.46%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (7.46%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (7.46%) Amazon S3
3 5 (7.46%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (4.48%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.49%) GitHub
5 1 (1.49%) Office 365
5 1 (1.49%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.88%) SAN
2 3 (4.48%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.49%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (5.97%) MySQL
4 3 (4.48%) Redis
4 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.49%) Big Data
5 1 (1.49%) GIS
5 1 (1.49%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.49%) OrientDB
5 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 67 (100.00%) JIRA
2 27 (40.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 12 (17.91%) Jenkins
4 10 (14.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
6 4 (5.97%) Appium
6 4 (5.97%) FishEye
7 3 (4.48%) Vagrant
8 2 (2.99%) Axure RP
8 2 (2.99%) Subversion
9 1 (1.49%) Apache Continuum
9 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.49%) Maven
9 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (31.34%) Finance
2 16 (23.88%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Marketing
4 3 (4.48%) Back Office
4 3 (4.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Analyst
2 27 (40.30%) Business Analyst
3 25 (37.31%) Technical Analyst
3 25 (37.31%) Technical Business Analyst
4 12 (17.91%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 12 (17.91%) Team Leader
5 8 (11.94%) Citrix Team Leader
6 7 (10.45%) Developer
7 5 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Testing Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Programme Manager
10 2 (2.99%) Active Directory Team Leader
10 2 (2.99%) Designer
10 2 (2.99%) Server Engineer
10 2 (2.99%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) CSS
1 5 (7.46%) ELK Stack
1 5 (7.46%) HTML
1 5 (7.46%) HTML5
2 4 (5.97%) REST
2 4 (5.97%) Symfony
3 3 (4.48%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (4.48%) RESTful
3 3 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (4.48%) XML
4 2 (2.99%) Web Services
5 1 (1.49%) .NET
5 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.49%) CSS3
5 1 (1.49%) EJB
5 1 (1.49%) Java EE
5 1 (1.49%) JSF
5 1 (1.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (38.81%) Visualisation
2 16 (23.88%) Wiki
3 15 (22.39%) Data Centre
4 11 (16.42%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.97%) PMI
6 4 (5.97%) User Experience
7 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.49%) iPad
8 1 (1.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Windows
2 11 (16.42%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.96%) Linux
5 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
5 5 (7.46%) CentOS
6 1 (1.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (62.69%) Project Management
2 40 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (41.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (37.31%) BPMN
4 25 (37.31%) Data Modelling
4 25 (37.31%) Logical Data Model
4 25 (37.31%) Presales
4 25 (37.31%) Requirements Analysis
4 25 (37.31%) Requirements Management
4 25 (37.31%) SDLC
4 25 (37.31%) Software Delivery
4 25 (37.31%) UML
4 25 (37.31%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (25.37%) ITIL
6 16 (23.88%) Converged Infrastructure
6 16 (23.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (23.88%) Infrastructure Management
7 10 (14.93%) ITIL V3
7 10 (14.93%) TOGAF
8 8 (11.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 47 (70.15%) SQL
2 16 (23.88%) PowerShell
3 9 (13.43%) PHP
3 9 (13.43%) Python
4 8 (11.94%) Java
5 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell
5 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.46%) Ruby
6 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.49%) C#
7 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.93%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (8.96%) Degree
4 4 (5.97%) ISEB
4 4 (5.97%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.97%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.49%) CCIE
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.49%) MCSE
5 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.49%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 16 (23.88%) Microsoft App-V
1 16 (23.88%) XenApp
2 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (23.88%) EdgeSight
1 16 (23.88%) Nagios
1 16 (23.88%) SCOM
1 16 (23.88%) SCOrch
2 7 (10.45%) SCCM
3 6 (8.96%) Ansible
4 5 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (7.46%) Puppet
5 3 (4.48%) Packer
Vendors
1 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.88%) Citrix
2 16 (23.88%) HP
3 8 (11.94%) Atlassian
4 5 (7.46%) New Relic
4 5 (7.46%) SaltStack
5 3 (4.48%) Twitter
6 2 (2.99%) Google
7 1 (1.49%) Apple
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco
7 1 (1.49%) F5
7 1 (1.49%) Facebook
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Erin Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London and Greater Manchester
MI5
Salary: From £43,574 up to £49,741
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £36,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago