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

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 240 241 249
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 9 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.16% 0.014%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.69% 0.74% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 1
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -33.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1313 1479 1441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.43% 20.97% 19.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 1246 1244
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £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
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 June 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
Cheshire +2 6 £40,000 +12.67%
Manchester -2 3 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 18 (100.00%) JIRA
2 10 (55.56%) Perforce
2 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 8 (44.44%) DevOps
3 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) Banking
4 6 (33.33%) Subversion
4 6 (33.33%) Maven
4 6 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) Perl
4 6 (33.33%) Ant
4 6 (33.33%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) Python
4 6 (33.33%) ClearCase
4 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 6 (33.33%) SonarQube
5 5 (27.78%) Billing
5 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 5 (27.78%) DB2
5 5 (27.78%) RPG
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
6 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 4 (22.22%) Validation
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle
6 4 (22.22%) Apache Flex

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) JIRA
2 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 6 (33.33%) SonarQube
3 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 6 (33.33%) Ant
3 6 (33.33%) ClearCase
3 6 (33.33%) Subversion
3 6 (33.33%) Maven
4 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
4 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (27.78%) Billing
4 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Production Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Apache Flex
2 2 (11.11%) WCF
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) AS400
3 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.56%) iSeries
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 8 (44.44%) DevOps
3 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Validation
5 4 (22.22%) Line Management
5 4 (22.22%) SDLC
5 4 (22.22%) Product Management
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
7 2 (11.11%) Web Design
7 2 (11.11%) Coaching
7 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
7 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
1 6 (33.33%) Perl
1 6 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (27.78%) RPG
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
3 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) PMP
2 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PMBOK
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Perforce
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) BT
4 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
5 1 (5.56%) hybris
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