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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 86 88 86
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.57% 0.70% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.05% 3.70% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 2
Average salary £39,500 £52,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.76% +43.83%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
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
173 216 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.11% 19.03% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 155 190 144
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £52,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,123
% change year-on-year
- +2.24%

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 29 July 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
Torfaen - 5 £39,500 -
Newport - 1 £37,000 -
Confluence
Wales

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Perl
1 17 (100.00%) JUnit
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
1 17 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 17 (100.00%) TDD
1 17 (100.00%) Korn
1 17 (100.00%) JIRA
1 17 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 17 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 17 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 17 (100.00%) BDD
1 17 (100.00%) Product Management
1 17 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 17 (100.00%) User Experience
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (64.71%) TestLink
3 11 (64.71%) CentOS
3 11 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (64.71%) Test Management
3 11 (64.71%) Statistics
3 11 (64.71%) Perforce
3 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
3 11 (64.71%) DVB
4 9 (52.94%) Degree
5 8 (47.06%) Regression Testing
5 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) DVB
2 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) JUnit
1 17 (100.00%) JIRA
1 17 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 17 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (64.71%) TestLink
3 4 (23.53%) FitNesse
3 4 (23.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
4 2 (11.76%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Test Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 17 (100.00%) User Experience
2 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (64.71%) Statistics
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) CentOS
2 11 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
3 6 (35.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
1 17 (100.00%) TDD
1 17 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 17 (100.00%) Product Management
1 17 (100.00%) BDD
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Test Management
4 8 (47.06%) Regression Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Bug Management
5 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Perl
1 17 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 17 (100.00%) Korn
1 17 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
1 11 (64.71%) Perforce