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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 230 224 210
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 21 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.082% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.62% 0.41% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 6
Average salary £67,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 - £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1300 1227 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 21.74% 20.17% 18.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1092 1044 797
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,534 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
Gloucestershire - 8 £42,500 -
Bristol -13 7 £70,000 - 1
Devon - 5 - -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 36 (85.71%) JIRA
2 27 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (64.29%) Git (software)
3 26 (61.90%) Java
4 25 (59.52%) SQL
5 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (52.38%) TDD
7 20 (47.62%) Jenkins
8 19 (45.24%) Scrum
9 18 (42.86%) MySQL
10 17 (40.48%) OO
10 17 (40.48%) Subversion
10 17 (40.48%) Maven
10 17 (40.48%) Relational Database
11 16 (38.10%) Wiki
11 16 (38.10%) Hibernate
12 15 (35.71%) Spring
12 15 (35.71%) Linux
12 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
13 14 (33.33%) Ubuntu
13 14 (33.33%) FindBugs
14 13 (30.95%) Build Automation
14 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
14 13 (30.95%) PHP
14 13 (30.95%) CSS
15 12 (28.57%) RUP
15 12 (28.57%) Eclipse
15 12 (28.57%) Code Coverage
15 12 (28.57%) ReSharper
15 12 (28.57%) Perforce

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (26.19%) Apache
2 9 (21.43%) nginx
2 9 (21.43%) MediaWiki
3 6 (14.29%) Umbraco
4 4 (9.52%) JBoss
5 3 (7.14%) Mule
5 3 (7.14%) Mule ESB
6 2 (4.76%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (4.76%) GlassFish
7 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) LDAP
1 9 (21.43%) LAN
1 9 (21.43%) WAN
1 9 (21.43%) OSPF
1 9 (21.43%) BGP
1 9 (21.43%) EIGRP
1 9 (21.43%) Firewall
1 9 (21.43%) IPsec
1 9 (21.43%) VPN
1 9 (21.43%) IPv6
1 9 (21.43%) Network Security
2 2 (4.76%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) FTP
3 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) MySQL
2 17 (40.48%) Relational Database
3 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 10 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) Infinispan
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 36 (85.71%) JIRA
2 27 (64.29%) Git (software)
3 20 (47.62%) Jenkins
4 17 (40.48%) Subversion
4 17 (40.48%) Maven
5 14 (33.33%) FindBugs
6 12 (28.57%) dotCover
6 12 (28.57%) Eclipse
6 12 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (28.57%) ReSharper
7 9 (21.43%) Hudson
8 8 (19.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (11.90%) JUnit
9 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
9 5 (11.90%) Bugzilla
9 5 (11.90%) Mockito
9 5 (11.90%) Cucumber
9 5 (11.90%) MSBuild
9 5 (11.90%) Gradle
10 4 (9.52%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 10 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 8 (19.05%) Software Developer
6 7 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
7 6 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
8 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
8 5 (11.90%) DevOps Consultant
8 5 (11.90%) Consultant
9 4 (9.52%) Programmer
9 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (9.52%) Software Programmer
10 3 (7.14%) Business Developer
10 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
11 2 (4.76%) Administrator
12 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
12 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
12 1 (2.38%) Junior
12 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) Hibernate
2 15 (35.71%) Spring
3 13 (30.95%) CSS
4 12 (28.57%) WCF
5 10 (23.81%) LAMP
6 9 (21.43%) .NET
7 7 (16.67%) HTML
8 5 (11.90%) LINQ
8 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
8 5 (11.90%) jQuery
8 5 (11.90%) Ext JS
9 3 (7.14%) REST
9 3 (7.14%) Grails
9 3 (7.14%) JSON
9 3 (7.14%) EJB
9 3 (7.14%) SOAP
9 3 (7.14%) Struts
9 3 (7.14%) JMS
9 3 (7.14%) Apache Camel
10 2 (4.76%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Wiki
2 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Replication
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Linux
2 14 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 9 (21.43%) CentOS
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (21.43%) Debian
3 9 (21.43%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (52.38%) TDD
4 19 (45.24%) Scrum
5 17 (40.48%) OO
6 13 (30.95%) Build Automation
7 12 (28.57%) RUP
7 12 (28.57%) Code Coverage
7 12 (28.57%) Waterfall
8 11 (26.19%) DevOps
8 11 (26.19%) UML
9 10 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (21.43%) Data Modelling
10 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
10 9 (21.43%) Database Theory
10 9 (21.43%) Relational Database Theory
10 9 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (19.05%) Software Architecture
11 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
12 5 (11.90%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) Java
2 25 (59.52%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) PHP
3 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.43%) Perl
4 9 (21.43%) C#
4 9 (21.43%) Ruby
4 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
5 8 (19.05%) C
6 5 (11.90%) VB
7 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
7 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
8 3 (7.14%) C++
9 2 (4.76%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 6 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) CCNA
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.38%) RHCE
4 1 (2.38%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (23.81%) iptables
2 9 (21.43%) Postfix
2 9 (21.43%) XenServer
2 9 (21.43%) Samba
3 2 (4.76%) Docker
4 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.38%) Gluster
4 1 (2.38%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) Puppet
2 9 (21.43%) ZABBIX
2 9 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (16.67%) Salt
4 6 (14.29%) Ansible
5 2 (4.76%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.38%) Nagios
6 1 (2.38%) Pingdom
6 1 (2.38%) Graylog
6 1 (2.38%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Perforce
2 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.81%) VMware
3 10 (23.81%) Citrix
4 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 9 (21.43%) Oracle
5 6 (14.29%) Atlassian
6 4 (9.52%) SAP
7 3 (7.14%) Zend
8 2 (4.76%) Cisco
9 1 (2.38%) Dell
9 1 (2.38%) Qualys
9 1 (2.38%) NorthgateArinso
9 1 (2.38%) Splunk
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Benifits
Posted: 5 days ago