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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 227 - 265
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 15 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% - 0.063%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.10% - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 5
Average salary £35,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
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
1362 1391 1514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.02% 21.01% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1220 1191 1347
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 28 January 2015. 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 - 11 £35,000 - 4
Cheshire - 4 - -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) JIRA
2 20 (83.33%) HTML
2 20 (83.33%) CSS
3 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (75.00%) MySQL
3 18 (75.00%) Web Services
3 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (75.00%) jQuery
3 18 (75.00%) MVC
3 18 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (66.67%) Automotive
4 16 (66.67%) Web Design
4 16 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 16 (66.67%) WCF
4 16 (66.67%) .NET
4 16 (66.67%) C#
4 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 16 (66.67%) Mercurial
4 16 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
4 16 (66.67%) Bitbucket
4 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle
5 6 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (16.67%) RPG
6 4 (16.67%) DB2
6 4 (16.67%) JBoss
6 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
6 4 (16.67%) Eclipse

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 4 (16.67%) JBoss
1 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.33%) Mule
2 2 (8.33%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 16 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) MySQL
1 18 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 24 (100.00%) JIRA
2 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 16 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 16 (66.67%) Bitbucket
3 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.33%) Ant
4 2 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 16 (66.67%) Automotive
2 4 (16.67%) Billing
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 16 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 16 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 16 (66.67%) Senior C# Developer
2 16 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
2 16 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 16 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (58.33%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 14 (58.33%) Junior .NET Developer
3 14 (58.33%) Junior C# Developer
3 14 (58.33%) Junior Developer
3 14 (58.33%) Junior
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Production Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) HTML
1 20 (83.33%) CSS
2 18 (75.00%) Web Services
2 18 (75.00%) jQuery
3 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 16 (66.67%) WCF
3 16 (66.67%) .NET
3 16 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (16.67%) Apache Flex
5 2 (8.33%) OpenID
5 2 (8.33%) REST
5 2 (8.33%) J2EE
5 2 (8.33%) SOAP
5 2 (8.33%) XML
5 2 (8.33%) XSLT
5 2 (8.33%) JMS
5 2 (8.33%) SAML
5 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) MVC
1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Web Design
3 4 (16.67%) Product Management
4 2 (8.33%) Line Management
4 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.33%) AOP
4 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Validation
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
4 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) RPG
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) PMP
2 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) BT
2 4 (16.67%) Perforce
3 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (8.33%) TIBCO
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