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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 227 - 221
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 26 0 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% - 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.66% - 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 16
Average salary £40,000 - £67,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 - £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 - £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -8.42%
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
1568 1314 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.54% 19.06% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1142 1339
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,575 £24,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £50,800 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 - 20 £42,500 - 1
Cheshire - 6 £38,750 -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 33 (100.00%) JIRA
2 23 (69.70%) Atlassian
3 21 (63.64%) Java
4 18 (54.55%) Scrum
4 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (51.52%) Linux
6 15 (45.45%) HTML
6 15 (45.45%) Web Services
6 15 (45.45%) Windows
6 15 (45.45%) Mercurial
7 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
7 13 (39.39%) CSS
7 13 (39.39%) MVC
8 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
8 12 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (33.33%) Eclipse
9 11 (33.33%) Configuration Management
9 11 (33.33%) jQuery
10 10 (30.30%) Oracle
10 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (30.30%) QA
10 10 (30.30%) SC Cleared
10 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
11 9 (27.27%) JUnit
11 9 (27.27%) EJB
11 9 (27.27%) JMS
11 9 (27.27%) Java EE
11 9 (27.27%) JSON
11 9 (27.27%) AMQP
11 9 (27.27%) Gradle

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (18.18%) CMS
1 6 (18.18%) WebSphere
1 6 (18.18%) Drupal
1 6 (18.18%) WordPress
1 6 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (18.18%) Commerce Server
1 6 (18.18%) concrete5
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.06%) NServiceBus
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) LiveCycle
3 1 (3.03%) FileNet
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.12%) Route 53
2 4 (12.12%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) AMQP
2 2 (6.06%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (6.06%) OpenVPN
2 2 (6.06%) VoIP
2 2 (6.06%) VPN
2 2 (6.06%) PPTP
2 2 (6.06%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (21.21%) MySQL
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) Big Data
5 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (100.00%) JIRA
2 15 (45.45%) Mercurial
3 11 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 9 (27.27%) JUnit
4 9 (27.27%) Gradle
5 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 6 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
6 5 (15.15%) Bitbucket
7 3 (9.09%) Subversion
8 2 (6.06%) Selenium
8 2 (6.06%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (6.06%) StyleCop
8 2 (6.06%) NDepend
8 2 (6.06%) PHPUnit
9 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 6 (18.18%) Retail
2 5 (15.15%) Automotive
3 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.18%) UI Developer
4 6 (18.18%) UI Programmer
5 5 (15.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) C# Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.12%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (9.09%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Junior
7 3 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Junior C# Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Junior Developer
8 2 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) HTML
1 15 (45.45%) Web Services
2 13 (39.39%) CSS
3 11 (33.33%) jQuery
4 9 (27.27%) EJB
4 9 (27.27%) JMS
4 9 (27.27%) Java EE
4 9 (27.27%) JSON
5 8 (24.24%) Spring
5 8 (24.24%) HTML5
5 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
6 7 (21.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
6 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (21.21%) WCF
6 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
6 7 (21.21%) .NET
7 6 (18.18%) Spring MVC
7 6 (18.18%) CSS3
7 6 (18.18%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) User Experience
2 6 (18.18%) FMCG
2 6 (18.18%) Open Source
2 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Linux
2 15 (45.45%) Windows
3 12 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 6 (18.18%) Android
4 6 (18.18%) CentOS
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) UNIX
5 2 (6.06%) Fedora
5 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Scrum
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) MVC
3 11 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 6 (18.18%) Web Development
5 6 (18.18%) Kanban
5 6 (18.18%) High Availability
5 6 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (18.18%) Android Development
5 6 (18.18%) iOS Development
6 5 (15.15%) Web Design
7 3 (9.09%) SOA
7 3 (9.09%) Project Management
7 3 (9.09%) DevOps
7 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) Java
2 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 7 (21.21%) C#
5 6 (18.18%) C
6 3 (9.09%) Scala
7 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.06%) C++
7 2 (6.06%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) Groovy
8 1 (3.03%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) SC Cleared
1 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Atlassian
2 12 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 10 (30.30%) Oracle
4 7 (21.21%) IBM
5 6 (18.18%) ATG
5 6 (18.18%) Sitecore
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.12%) Perforce
8 2 (6.06%) Telerik
8 2 (6.06%) JBoss
8 2 (6.06%) DevExpress
8 2 (6.06%) Rackspace
8 2 (6.06%) SaltStack
8 2 (6.06%) HP
9 1 (3.03%) Twitter
9 1 (3.03%) Adobe
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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