The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 87 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.53% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.99% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £35,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
Confluence
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
201 198 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 17.87% 18.23% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 173 173 169
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Confluence across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Confluence
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Confluence across the South Wales region.

Confluence Salary Trend in South Wales

Confluence
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Newport - 2 £35,750 -
Torfaen - 2 £34,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £40,000 -
Confluence
Wales

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) JIRA
2 11 (84.62%) Scrum
2 11 (84.62%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
3 10 (76.92%) Perl
3 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
3 10 (76.92%) Regression Testing
3 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 10 (76.92%) Korn
3 10 (76.92%) Bash Shell
3 10 (76.92%) BDD
3 10 (76.92%) Bug Management
4 9 (69.23%) Python
4 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
4 9 (69.23%) CentOS
5 8 (61.54%) C++
5 8 (61.54%) Test Management
5 8 (61.54%) Product Management
5 8 (61.54%) TestLink
6 7 (53.85%) C
6 7 (53.85%) UNIX
6 7 (53.85%) Windows
6 7 (53.85%) HTTP
6 7 (53.85%) DTV
6 7 (53.85%) Ruby
6 7 (53.85%) Wireshark
6 7 (53.85%) Fiddler
7 4 (30.77%) Java

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (7.69%) FileNet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
2 7 (53.85%) Wireshark
2 7 (53.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) JIRA
2 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
3 8 (61.54%) TestLink
4 7 (53.85%) Fiddler
5 4 (30.77%) JUnit
6 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
7 2 (15.38%) Selenium
7 2 (15.38%) JMeter
8 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
8 1 (7.69%) Subversion
8 1 (7.69%) Maven
8 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
8 1 (7.69%) Hudson
8 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Test Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Spring
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XSD
2 1 (7.69%) XSLT
2 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Java EE
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) GWT
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) Spring Integration
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) DTV
2 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
2 3 (23.08%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) CentOS
3 7 (53.85%) UNIX
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (84.62%) Scrum
3 10 (76.92%) BDD
3 10 (76.92%) Bug Management
3 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 10 (76.92%) Regression Testing
4 8 (61.54%) Test Management
4 8 (61.54%) Product Management
5 2 (15.38%) RUP
6 1 (7.69%) DSDM
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) UML
6 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Perl
1 10 (76.92%) Korn
1 10 (76.92%) Bash Shell
2 9 (69.23%) Python
3 8 (61.54%) C++
4 7 (53.85%) C
4 7 (53.85%) Ruby
5 4 (30.77%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) Groovy
7 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
8 1 (7.69%) Scala
8 1 (7.69%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) Perforce
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft