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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 222 217 254
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +37
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 41 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.65% 0.46% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.43% 2.42% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 13
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,750 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
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
1197 1159 1489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.11% 19.15% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 953 1297
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -9 26 £46,250 -15.90% 4
Merseyside - 9 £35,000 - 1
Lancashire -12 4 £45,000 -
Cheshire +8 2 - - 1
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 60 (98.36%) JIRA
2 43 (70.49%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (32.79%) Scrum
4 19 (31.15%) DevOps
5 18 (29.51%) Information Security
5 18 (29.51%) Java
6 17 (27.87%) SQL
6 17 (27.87%) Degree
6 17 (27.87%) DV Cleared
6 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
7 15 (24.59%) Time Management
7 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
8 14 (22.95%) C
8 14 (22.95%) BPMN
8 14 (22.95%) Use Case
9 13 (21.31%) Project Management
10 12 (19.67%) Windows
10 12 (19.67%) Atlassian
10 12 (19.67%) Unit Testing
11 11 (18.03%) Computer Science
11 11 (18.03%) Business Analysis
11 11 (18.03%) Jenkins
11 11 (18.03%) Oracle
11 11 (18.03%) Finance
12 10 (16.39%) TOGAF
12 10 (16.39%) JUnit
12 10 (16.39%) C#
12 10 (16.39%) ITIL
12 10 (16.39%) Data Modelling
12 10 (16.39%) Requirements Management

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.11%) JBoss
1 8 (13.11%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.20%) IIS
3 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.92%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.28%) Apache
5 2 (3.28%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (3.28%) Mule
5 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Office
1 5 (8.20%) MS Project
2 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Office 365
2 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.28%) OpenShift
3 2 (3.28%) SaaS
4 1 (1.64%) GitHub
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) SAN
2 4 (6.56%) DECT
2 4 (6.56%) LAN
2 4 (6.56%) Unified Communications
2 4 (6.56%) WAN
3 1 (1.64%) DSL
3 1 (1.64%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) MongoDB
1 6 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.56%) MySQL
3 2 (3.28%) DB2
3 2 (3.28%) Neo4j
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.28%) OrientDB
3 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 60 (98.36%) JIRA
2 11 (18.03%) Jenkins
3 10 (16.39%) JUnit
4 9 (14.75%) Bitbucket
4 9 (14.75%) Eclipse
5 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
6 6 (9.84%) IntelliJ
6 6 (9.84%) JIRA Agile
6 6 (9.84%) JMeter
6 6 (9.84%) jMock
6 6 (9.84%) Mockito
7 5 (8.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 5 (8.20%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.92%) Ant
8 3 (4.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (4.92%) Selenium
9 2 (3.28%) EasyMock
10 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Military
3 7 (11.48%) Banking
4 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.92%) Retail
6 2 (3.28%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Analyst
2 17 (27.87%) Business Analyst
3 14 (22.95%) Agile Business Analyst
4 12 (19.67%) Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Product Analyst
5 10 (16.39%) Product Business Analyst
6 9 (14.75%) Agile Product Owner
6 9 (14.75%) Product Owner
7 6 (9.84%) .NET Developer
7 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.84%) C# Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Software Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Principal Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Principal Systems Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Technical Leader
9 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (4.92%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) SOAP
2 8 (13.11%) .NET
2 8 (13.11%) CSS
3 7 (11.48%) AngularJS
3 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (11.48%) HTML
4 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (9.84%) HTML5
4 6 (9.84%) J2EE
4 6 (9.84%) JDBC
4 6 (9.84%) jQuery
4 6 (9.84%) REST
4 6 (9.84%) Sass
4 6 (9.84%) WCF
4 6 (9.84%) WinForms
5 4 (6.56%) Spring
6 3 (4.92%) Gherkin
6 3 (4.92%) Web Services
7 2 (3.28%) OpenID
7 2 (3.28%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.75%) User Experience
3 7 (11.48%) Wiki
4 6 (9.84%) N-Tier
5 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
5 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.20%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (8.20%) Visualisation
6 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (6.56%) Fat Client
6 4 (6.56%) Thin Client
7 2 (3.28%) Clustering
7 2 (3.28%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Windows
2 6 (9.84%) Linux
3 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.56%) CentOS
4 4 (6.56%) Unix
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.28%) AIX
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (70.49%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) Scrum
3 19 (31.15%) DevOps
4 18 (29.51%) Information Security
5 15 (24.59%) Time Management
6 14 (22.95%) BPMN
6 14 (22.95%) Use Case
7 13 (21.31%) Project Management
8 12 (19.67%) Unit Testing
9 11 (18.03%) Business Analysis
10 10 (16.39%) Data Modelling
10 10 (16.39%) ITIL
10 10 (16.39%) Requirements Management
10 10 (16.39%) TOGAF
11 9 (14.75%) BDD
11 9 (14.75%) MVC
11 9 (14.75%) TDD
11 9 (14.75%) Wireframes
12 8 (13.11%) OO
12 8 (13.11%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.51%) Java
2 17 (27.87%) SQL
3 14 (22.95%) C
4 10 (16.39%) C#
5 6 (9.84%) Ruby
6 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.56%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.56%) Python
8 3 (4.92%) Perl
9 1 (1.64%) Groovy
9 1 (1.64%) PHP
9 1 (1.64%) Scala
9 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (27.87%) Degree
1 17 (27.87%) DV Cleared
1 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.20%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.92%) ISEB
4 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.28%) RHCE
4 2 (3.28%) RHCSA
5 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (8.20%) XenApp
2 3 (4.92%) Docker
3 2 (3.28%) PowerHA
4 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) Nagios
2 6 (9.84%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (8.20%) EdgeSight
3 5 (8.20%) SCCM
3 5 (8.20%) SCOM
3 5 (8.20%) SCOrch
4 4 (6.56%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (4.92%) Puppet
6 2 (3.28%) Ansible
6 2 (3.28%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.67%) Atlassian
3 11 (18.03%) Oracle
4 7 (11.48%) HP
5 5 (8.20%) Citrix
6 4 (6.56%) Canon
6 4 (6.56%) Cisco
6 4 (6.56%) NetApp
6 4 (6.56%) VMware
6 4 (6.56%) Wyse
7 2 (3.28%) Cadence
7 2 (3.28%) Perforce
7 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.28%) TIBCO
7 2 (3.28%) Veritas
8 1 (1.64%) Google
8 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
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