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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 226 - 217
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 26 0 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% - 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.65% - 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 15
Average salary £41,250 - £75,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 - £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.78%
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
1578 1302 1521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.21% 19.01% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1284 1126 1367
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
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
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 - 18 £43,000 - 1
Cheshire - 8 £37,500 -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 August 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%) 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
1 6 (22.22%) concrete5
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) NServiceBus
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) FileNet
3 1 (3.70%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Route 53
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon ELB
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%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (7.41%) OpenVPN
2 2 (7.41%) VoIP
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
2 2 (7.41%) PPTP
2 2 (7.41%) IPsec
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%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (100.00%) JIRA
2 10 (37.04%) Eclipse
2 10 (37.04%) Mercurial
3 9 (33.33%) Gradle
3 9 (33.33%) JUnit
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%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (7.41%) StyleCop
6 2 (7.41%) NDepend
6 2 (7.41%) PHPUnit
7 1 (3.70%) Maven
7 1 (3.70%) Selenium
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 Developer
3 6 (22.22%) UI Programmer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.81%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Web Services
2 9 (33.33%) EJB
2 9 (33.33%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) JMS
2 9 (33.33%) Java EE
2 9 (33.33%) JSON
3 8 (29.63%) Spring
3 8 (29.63%) HTML5
4 7 (25.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (25.93%) CSS
5 6 (22.22%) Spring MVC
5 6 (22.22%) CSS3
5 6 (22.22%) Backbone.js
5 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
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%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) FMCG
1 6 (22.22%) Open Source
1 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
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%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX
5 2 (7.41%) Fedora
5 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
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%) Web Development
6 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 6 (22.22%) Kanban
6 6 (22.22%) High Availability
6 6 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (22.22%) Android Development
6 6 (22.22%) iOS Development
6 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (11.11%) DevOps
7 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.11%) SOA
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
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%) Telerik
8 2 (7.41%) DevExpress
8 2 (7.41%) Rackspace
8 2 (7.41%) SaltStack
8 2 (7.41%) HP
9 1 (3.70%) Twitter
9 1 (3.70%) Adobe
9 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago