The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 241 217 218
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +1
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 4 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.061% 0.21% 0.019%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.29% 1.01% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 1
Average salary £39,375 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% -10.52%
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 South West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1361 1191 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.90% 21.10% 19.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1204 1037 914
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 South West

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Confluence
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Confluence Salary Trend in the South West

Confluence
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Confluence across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Confluence Salary Histogram in the South West

Confluence
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 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
Wiltshire - 3 £28,750 -
Bristol -5 1 £67,500 +58.82%
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 9 (100.00%) JIRA
2 6 (66.67%) Ruby
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
4 4 (44.44%) NUnit
4 4 (44.44%) Retail
4 4 (44.44%) Endeca
4 4 (44.44%) Back Office
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) ReSharper
4 4 (44.44%) Refactoring
4 4 (44.44%) NHibernate
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) WATIR
4 4 (44.44%) MSMQ
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) nginx
2 2 (22.22%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) FTP
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) IPv6
1 2 (22.22%) OSPF
1 2 (22.22%) BGP
1 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) IPsec
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) RavenDB
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (44.44%) Moq
3 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 4 (44.44%) ReSharper
3 4 (44.44%) WATIR
3 4 (44.44%) NUnit
3 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
3 4 (44.44%) NCrunch
4 3 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (22.22%) Hudson
6 1 (11.11%) FishEye
General
1 4 (44.44%) Back Office
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) NHibernate
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) Spring.NET
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) StructureMap
3 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (44.44%) Dapper ORM
3 4 (44.44%) MSMQ
4 2 (22.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Debian
2 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
3 4 (44.44%) Refactoring
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) ERP
3 4 (44.44%) OOD
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Database Theory
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Ruby
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 3 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Samba
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
1 2 (22.22%) Postfix
1 2 (22.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) ZABBIX
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Endeca
2 4 (44.44%) RedPrairie
3 3 (33.33%) Atlassian
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) VMware