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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 241 - 251
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 15 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% - 0.067%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.94% - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 5
Average salary £35,000 - £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
- -13.51%
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
1593 1374 1467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.43% 19.83% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1395 1196 1360
Average salary £37,608 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.28% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
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 24 November 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 24 November 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 - 13 £35,000 - 2
Cheshire - 2 - -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 42 (100.00%) JIRA
2 24 (57.14%) HTML
2 24 (57.14%) Java
2 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (54.76%) Atlassian
3 23 (54.76%) Web Services
4 22 (52.38%) CSS
5 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 21 (50.00%) MVC
5 21 (50.00%) Mercurial
6 19 (45.24%) jQuery
7 18 (42.86%) Scrum
8 17 (40.48%) Windows
8 17 (40.48%) Linux
9 15 (35.71%) MySQL
10 14 (33.33%) Eclipse
10 14 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (30.95%) .NET Framework
11 13 (30.95%) WCF
11 13 (30.95%) Oracle
11 13 (30.95%) .NET
11 13 (30.95%) C#
11 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
11 13 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (28.57%) Red Hat
13 11 (26.19%) JMS
13 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
13 11 (26.19%) Automotive

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 8 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 6 (14.29%) Drupal
2 6 (14.29%) WordPress
2 6 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (14.29%) concrete5
2 6 (14.29%) Commerce Server
2 6 (14.29%) CMS
3 5 (11.90%) JBoss
3 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.76%) IIS
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.76%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (4.76%) NServiceBus
4 2 (4.76%) Mule
5 1 (2.38%) LiveCycle
5 1 (2.38%) FileNet
5 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.52%) Route 53
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) AMQP
2 2 (4.76%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (4.76%) OpenVPN
2 2 (4.76%) VoIP
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
2 2 (4.76%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) PPTP
2 2 (4.76%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) MySQL
2 14 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.76%) DB2
6 2 (4.76%) Big Data
7 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (100.00%) JIRA
2 21 (50.00%) Mercurial
3 14 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
4 11 (26.19%) Bitbucket
5 9 (21.43%) Gradle
5 9 (21.43%) JUnit
6 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 6 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (7.14%) Selenium
7 3 (7.14%) Subversion
8 2 (4.76%) Ant
8 2 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (4.76%) StyleCop
8 2 (4.76%) NDepend
8 2 (4.76%) PHPUnit
9 1 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 11 (26.19%) Automotive
2 6 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Billing
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (76.19%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Senior Developer
3 11 (26.19%) .NET Developer
3 11 (26.19%) C# Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Senior C# Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Senior .NET Developer
3 11 (26.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (26.19%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Junior .NET Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Junior C# Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Junior Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Junior
5 6 (14.29%) UI Programmer
5 6 (14.29%) UI Developer
6 4 (9.52%) ScrumMaster
6 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) HTML
2 23 (54.76%) Web Services
3 22 (52.38%) CSS
4 19 (45.24%) jQuery
5 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (30.95%) WCF
5 13 (30.95%) .NET
5 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
5 13 (30.95%) .NET Framework
6 11 (26.19%) JMS
6 11 (26.19%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (23.81%) Spring
8 9 (21.43%) Java EE
8 9 (21.43%) JSON
8 9 (21.43%) EJB
9 8 (19.05%) HTML5
9 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
10 7 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (14.29%) CSS3
11 6 (14.29%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) User Experience
2 6 (14.29%) FMCG
2 6 (14.29%) Open Source
2 6 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Windows
1 17 (40.48%) Linux
2 12 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 6 (14.29%) Android
3 6 (14.29%) CentOS
4 4 (9.52%) UNIX
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.76%) Fedora
5 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (50.00%) MVC
3 18 (42.86%) Scrum
4 11 (26.19%) Web Design
4 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
5 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 6 (14.29%) Web Development
6 6 (14.29%) Kanban
6 6 (14.29%) High Availability
6 6 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (14.29%) Android Development
6 6 (14.29%) iOS Development
6 6 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (7.14%) DevOps
7 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.14%) SOA
7 3 (7.14%) Project Management
8 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.76%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) Java
2 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.95%) C#
4 10 (23.81%) SQL
5 6 (14.29%) C
6 3 (7.14%) Scala
7 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.76%) C++
7 2 (4.76%) PHP
7 2 (4.76%) RPG
8 1 (2.38%) Groovy
8 1 (2.38%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) Atlassian
2 13 (30.95%) Oracle
3 12 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 7 (16.67%) IBM
5 6 (14.29%) ATG
5 6 (14.29%) Perforce
5 6 (14.29%) Sitecore
6 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.76%) Telerik
7 2 (4.76%) TIBCO
7 2 (4.76%) BT
7 2 (4.76%) DevExpress
7 2 (4.76%) Rackspace
7 2 (4.76%) SaltStack
7 2 (4.76%) HP
8 1 (2.38%) Twitter
8 1 (2.38%) Adobe
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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