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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
England / North West
Rank 216 198 244
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +46
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 33 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.56% 0.63% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.30% 3.26% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 12
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +57.14%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +22.50%

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
999 1075 1313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.81% 19.36% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 868 886 1164
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -33 19 £52,500 -4.54% 7
Merseyside -10 7 £35,000 -36.36%
Lancashire -10 4 £45,000 +104.54%
Cheshire +18 3 - -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 60 (98.36%) JIRA
2 48 (78.69%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (36.07%) Java
3 22 (36.07%) DevOps
4 21 (34.43%) Degree
5 20 (32.79%) Scrum
6 18 (29.51%) Information Security
7 17 (27.87%) DV Cleared
7 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
8 15 (24.59%) Time Management
8 15 (24.59%) BPMN
8 15 (24.59%) SQL
9 14 (22.95%) C
9 14 (22.95%) Use Case
10 13 (21.31%) Atlassian
10 13 (21.31%) Unit Testing
10 13 (21.31%) JUnit
10 13 (21.31%) TDD
11 12 (19.67%) Finance
11 12 (19.67%) C#
11 12 (19.67%) Computer Science
11 12 (19.67%) BDD
11 12 (19.67%) Jenkins
12 11 (18.03%) Bitbucket
12 11 (18.03%) Business Analysis
12 11 (18.03%) Requirements Management
12 11 (18.03%) Data Modelling
12 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
12 11 (18.03%) Project Management
13 10 (16.39%) MVC

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.48%) JBoss
1 7 (11.48%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.92%) IIS
3 3 (4.92%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.28%) Apache
5 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Office
1 3 (4.92%) MS Project
2 1 (1.64%) HipChat
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Office 365
2 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.92%) SaaS
3 2 (3.28%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.64%) GitHub
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) SAN
2 4 (6.56%) DECT
2 4 (6.56%) LAN
2 4 (6.56%) Unified Communications
2 4 (6.56%) WAN
3 1 (1.64%) HTTP
3 1 (1.64%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) MongoDB
2 6 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.92%) MySQL
3 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.28%) Neo4j
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.28%) OrientDB
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.64%) DB2
5 1 (1.64%) GIS
Development Applications
1 60 (98.36%) JIRA
2 13 (21.31%) JUnit
3 12 (19.67%) Jenkins
4 11 (18.03%) Bitbucket
5 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
6 7 (11.48%) Eclipse
6 7 (11.48%) JIRA Agile
6 7 (11.48%) Mockito
7 6 (9.84%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 6 (9.84%) Cucumber
7 6 (9.84%) IntelliJ
7 6 (9.84%) JMeter
7 6 (9.84%) jMock
8 5 (8.20%) Selenium
9 4 (6.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (3.28%) Ant
10 2 (3.28%) EasyMock
11 1 (1.64%) ClearCase
11 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Military
3 6 (9.84%) Banking
4 5 (8.20%) Retail
4 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.92%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (4.92%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Analyst
2 18 (29.51%) Business Analyst
3 15 (24.59%) Agile Business Analyst
4 12 (19.67%) Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Product Analyst
5 10 (16.39%) Product Business Analyst
6 9 (14.75%) Agile Product Owner
6 9 (14.75%) Product Owner
7 7 (11.48%) .NET Developer
7 7 (11.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (11.48%) C# Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (9.84%) Software Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Principal Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Principal Systems Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Test Analyst
10 4 (6.56%) SDLC Business Analyst
10 4 (6.56%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) .NET
1 9 (14.75%) CSS
1 9 (14.75%) SOAP
2 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
2 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (13.11%) HTML
2 8 (13.11%) HTML5
2 8 (13.11%) jQuery
3 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (11.48%) J2EE
3 7 (11.48%) Sass
3 7 (11.48%) WCF
3 7 (11.48%) WinForms
4 6 (9.84%) JDBC
5 5 (8.20%) Gherkin
6 4 (6.56%) REST
6 4 (6.56%) Spring
7 3 (4.92%) EJB
7 3 (4.92%) Web Services
8 2 (3.28%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.75%) User Experience
3 7 (11.48%) N-Tier
4 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.84%) Visualisation
4 6 (9.84%) Wiki
5 5 (8.20%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (6.56%) Fat Client
6 4 (6.56%) Thin Client
7 3 (4.92%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
8 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (3.28%) Clustering
9 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Linux
3 4 (6.56%) CentOS
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.92%) Unix
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.28%) AIX
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (78.69%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.07%) DevOps
3 20 (32.79%) Scrum
4 18 (29.51%) Information Security
5 15 (24.59%) BPMN
5 15 (24.59%) Time Management
6 14 (22.95%) Use Case
7 13 (21.31%) TDD
7 13 (21.31%) Unit Testing
8 12 (19.67%) BDD
9 11 (18.03%) Business Analysis
9 11 (18.03%) Data Modelling
9 11 (18.03%) Project Management
9 11 (18.03%) Requirements Management
10 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (16.39%) MVC
11 9 (14.75%) OO
11 9 (14.75%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (14.75%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) Java
2 15 (24.59%) SQL
3 14 (22.95%) C
4 12 (19.67%) C#
5 8 (13.11%) Ruby
6 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
7 6 (9.84%) Python
8 4 (6.56%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.92%) Perl
9 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.64%) PHP
10 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) Degree
2 17 (27.87%) DV Cleared
2 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.20%) ISEB
4 4 (6.56%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.92%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.28%) RHCE
6 2 (3.28%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.64%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Docker
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (4.92%) XenApp
2 2 (3.28%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (8.20%) Nagios
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (4.92%) EdgeSight
4 3 (4.92%) Puppet
4 3 (4.92%) SCCM
4 3 (4.92%) SCOM
4 3 (4.92%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.28%) Ansible
5 2 (3.28%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Atlassian
2 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.39%) Oracle
4 7 (11.48%) HP
5 4 (6.56%) Cadence
5 4 (6.56%) Canon
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco
5 4 (6.56%) NetApp
5 4 (6.56%) VMware
5 4 (6.56%) Wyse
6 3 (4.92%) Citrix
7 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.28%) Veritas
8 1 (1.64%) Google
8 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.64%) Sun
8 1 (1.64%) TIBCO
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