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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 193 255 -
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 42 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.76% 0.19% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.61% 0.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 0
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+22.50% +14.28%
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
1165 1338 1400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.06% 19.34% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1178 1183
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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
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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 +37 25 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Merseyside - 9 £55,000 -
Cheshire +29 4 £41,750 -
Lancashire - 4 £36,000 -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 69 (100.00%) JIRA
2 45 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (53.62%) SQL
4 35 (50.72%) Project Management
5 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
5 29 (42.03%) SDLC
6 28 (40.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (39.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 26 (37.68%) Visualisation
8 26 (37.68%) Software Delivery
9 25 (36.23%) Logical Data Model
9 25 (36.23%) Presales
9 25 (36.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 25 (36.23%) BPMN
9 25 (36.23%) Requirements Management
9 25 (36.23%) Requirements Analysis
9 25 (36.23%) MS Office
9 25 (36.23%) UML
9 25 (36.23%) Data Modelling
10 22 (31.88%) Finance
11 18 (26.09%) IIS
12 15 (21.74%) Git (software)
12 15 (21.74%) Jenkins
13 14 (20.29%) Windows
14 13 (18.84%) Linux
14 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
15 12 (17.39%) HTML
15 12 (17.39%) PHP
15 12 (17.39%) Banking
16 11 (15.94%) XML

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 18 (26.09%) IIS
2 8 (11.59%) Drupal
2 8 (11.59%) WordPress
3 6 (8.70%) Apache
3 6 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.80%) nginx
5 3 (4.35%) JBoss
6 2 (2.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (36.23%) MS Office
2 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) IaaS
1 9 (13.04%) PaaS
2 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (4.35%) Amazon S3
3 3 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.90%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.45%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.45%) GitHub
5 1 (1.45%) Office 365
5 1 (1.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) SAN
2 1 (1.45%) 3G
2 1 (1.45%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.45%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) Intranet
2 1 (1.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) MySQL
2 8 (11.59%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.70%) Redis
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.45%) MS Access
5 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.45%) Power BI
5 1 (1.45%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 69 (100.00%) JIRA
2 27 (39.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 15 (21.74%) Git (software)
3 15 (21.74%) Jenkins
4 8 (11.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (7.25%) PhpStorm
5 5 (7.25%) Redmine
6 4 (5.80%) Appium
6 4 (5.80%) FishEye
6 4 (5.80%) Subversion
7 2 (2.90%) Axure RP
7 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.45%) Apache Continuum
8 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.45%) GitLab
8 1 (1.45%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.45%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.45%) Maven
8 1 (1.45%) Selenium
8 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (31.88%) Finance
2 12 (17.39%) Banking
3 8 (11.59%) Marketing
4 6 (8.70%) Legal
5 3 (4.35%) Back Office
6 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Retail
6 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) Analyst
2 28 (40.58%) Business Analyst
3 25 (36.23%) Technical Analyst
3 25 (36.23%) Technical Business Analyst
4 13 (18.84%) Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 5 (7.25%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Testing Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Programme Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Technical Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.90%) Active Directory Team Leader
9 2 (2.90%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) HTML
2 11 (15.94%) XML
3 9 (13.04%) CSS
3 9 (13.04%) HTML5
3 9 (13.04%) Symfony
4 8 (11.59%) RESTful
4 8 (11.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (10.14%) REST
6 5 (7.25%) LAMP
7 4 (5.80%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.80%) Web Services
8 3 (4.35%) Backbone.js
8 3 (4.35%) ELK Stack
8 3 (4.35%) Java EE
8 3 (4.35%) jQuery
8 3 (4.35%) JSON
8 3 (4.35%) SOAP
8 3 (4.35%) WSDL
9 2 (2.90%) Spring
10 1 (1.45%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 26 (37.68%) Visualisation
2 9 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (13.04%) Wiki
3 8 (11.59%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.80%) PMI
6 2 (2.90%) User Experience
7 1 (1.45%) iPad
7 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) Windows
2 13 (18.84%) Linux
3 9 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.25%) Ubuntu
5 4 (5.80%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.35%) AIX
6 3 (4.35%) CentOS
6 3 (4.35%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (50.72%) Project Management
3 29 (42.03%) SDLC
4 28 (40.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (37.68%) Software Delivery
6 25 (36.23%) BPMN
6 25 (36.23%) Data Modelling
6 25 (36.23%) Logical Data Model
6 25 (36.23%) Presales
6 25 (36.23%) Requirements Analysis
6 25 (36.23%) Requirements Management
6 25 (36.23%) UML
6 25 (36.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (15.94%) OO
8 10 (14.49%) ITIL
9 9 (13.04%) Converged Infrastructure
9 9 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (13.04%) Infrastructure Management
10 8 (11.59%) API Design
10 8 (11.59%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 37 (53.62%) SQL
2 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
3 12 (17.39%) PHP
4 9 (13.04%) PowerShell
5 8 (11.59%) Java
5 8 (11.59%) Python
6 4 (5.80%) Ruby
7 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.35%) C
7 3 (4.35%) C++
7 3 (4.35%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.45%) Perl
8 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) ISEB
2 4 (5.80%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.80%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.45%) CBAP
4 1 (1.45%) CCIE
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.45%) IIBA
4 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.45%) MCSE
4 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.45%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
1 9 (13.04%) XenApp
2 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (13.04%) EdgeSight
1 9 (13.04%) Nagios
1 9 (13.04%) SCOM
1 9 (13.04%) SCOrch
2 5 (7.25%) logstash
3 4 (5.80%) Ansible
4 3 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.35%) Puppet
5 1 (1.45%) Packer
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.94%) Atlassian
3 10 (14.49%) HP
4 9 (13.04%) Citrix
5 8 (11.59%) SaltStack
5 8 (11.59%) Twitter
6 3 (4.35%) New Relic
6 3 (4.35%) Perforce
7 2 (2.90%) Adobe
8 1 (1.45%) Cisco
8 1 (1.45%) F5
8 1 (1.45%) Facebook
8 1 (1.45%) Google
8 1 (1.45%) Red Gate
8 1 (1.45%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago