The table below looks at the statistics for ColdFusion skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ColdFusion over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ColdFusion
Rank 785 760 734
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -26
Permanent jobs citing ColdFusion 112 139 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.47% 0.61% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 109 118 157
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,245 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £29,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+31.35% -9.23%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23921 22670 22887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.03% 20.79% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19749 19159 19746
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

ColdFusion
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ColdFusion within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

ColdFusion Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ColdFusion
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ColdFusion within the UK.

ColdFusion Salary Trend in the UK

ColdFusion
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ColdFusion over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 within the UK.

ColdFusion Salary Histogram in the UK

ColdFusion
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ColdFusion within the UK over the 3 months to 31 October 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
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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
England -42 108 £40,000 +35.59% 9
South East -42 34 £42,500 +46.55% 1
London +27 33 £42,000 -6.66% 4
South West -8 24 £32,500 +14.03% 2
Oxfordshire +19 21 £42,500 +6.25%
Oxford +20 14 £42,500 -
Devon -13 13 £30,000 +5.26%
Plymouth - 9 £30,000 -
Berkshire +17 6 £40,000 +35.59%
Hertfordshire -17 6 £30,000 -31.42% 1
West Midlands -17 6 £28,250 +17.70% 1
East of England -24 6 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Teddington - 6 £42,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £30,000 - 1
Staffordshire -3 5 £28,000 +24.44% 1
North West -21 5 £31,500 +26.00%
Gloucestershire - 5 £37,500 -
Bristol - 5 £35,000 - 1
Middlesex - 4 £40,000 -
Wigan -2 3 £31,500 +26.00%
Manchester -14 3 £31,500 +26.00%
Surrey -49 3 £40,000 +53.84%
Cheltenham - 3 £37,500 -
Lancashire 0 2 £31,500 +26.00%
Scotland -8 2 £32,500 +18.18%
Wales - 2 £52,500 -
South Wales - 2 £52,500 -
Gloucester - 2 £35,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £52,500 -
Ormskirk - 2 £31,500 -

ColdFusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ColdFusion 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 ColdFusion.

1 126 (65.97%) HTML
2 116 (60.73%) JavaScript
3 107 (56.02%) SQL
4 88 (46.07%) CSS
5 82 (42.93%) jQuery
6 81 (42.41%) PHP
7 74 (38.74%) SQL Server
8 73 (38.22%) .NET
9 70 (36.65%) Java
10 68 (35.60%) Web Services
11 63 (32.98%) C#
12 62 (32.46%) XML
13 54 (28.27%) Agile Software Development
14 53 (27.75%) MySQL
15 44 (23.04%) Oracle
16 42 (21.99%) MVC
17 41 (21.47%) SOAP
17 41 (21.47%) Linux
18 37 (19.37%) Ajax
19 36 (18.85%) ASP.NET
20 35 (18.32%) OO
21 34 (17.80%) UNIX
22 30 (15.71%) HTML5
23 28 (14.66%) Web Development
24 26 (13.61%) Scrum
24 26 (13.61%) SaaS
25 25 (13.09%) Relational Database
25 25 (13.09%) XHTML
26 24 (12.57%) Red Hat
26 24 (12.57%) Degree

ColdFusion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ColdFusion 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 ColdFusion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (7.33%) Apache
2 10 (5.24%) IIS
2 10 (5.24%) CMS
3 8 (4.19%) Node.js
3 8 (4.19%) Railo
4 6 (3.14%) JBoss
5 4 (2.09%) Drupal
6 3 (1.57%) WordPress
6 3 (1.57%) Joomla!
6 3 (1.57%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.05%) OpenEdge
7 2 (1.05%) nginx
7 2 (1.05%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.52%) Liferay
8 1 (0.52%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.52%) ColdFusion MX
Applications
1 16 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.09%) MS Office
3 3 (1.57%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (1.57%) Epicor Vantage
2 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.61%) SaaS
2 3 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.52%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.38%) Internet
2 6 (3.14%) DNS
3 5 (2.62%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.05%) VPN
4 2 (1.05%) SSL
4 2 (1.05%) Extranet
5 1 (0.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (38.74%) SQL Server
2 53 (27.75%) MySQL
3 25 (13.09%) Relational Database
4 18 (9.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (5.76%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (4.71%) OLAP
6 9 (4.71%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (3.14%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.52%) MS Access
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (6.28%) PowerBuilder
2 8 (4.19%) Selenium
2 8 (4.19%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.66%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.09%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.09%) JIRA
5 2 (1.05%) Subversion
5 2 (1.05%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.05%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.52%) JMeter
6 1 (0.52%) Maven
6 1 (0.52%) Ant
General
1 13 (6.81%) Marketing
2 4 (2.09%) Finance
3 3 (1.57%) Advertising
4 1 (0.52%) Publishing
4 1 (0.52%) Retail
4 1 (0.52%) Automotive
4 1 (0.52%) Legal
4 1 (0.52%) Back Office
4 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 134 (70.16%) Developer
2 41 (21.47%) ColdFusion Developer
3 22 (11.52%) Analyst
4 20 (10.47%) C# Developer
5 19 (9.95%) Software Developer
5 19 (9.95%) Web Developer
6 14 (7.33%) Senior Developer
6 14 (7.33%) Java Developer
6 14 (7.33%) .NET Developer
6 14 (7.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (6.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (5.76%) Systems Developer
9 9 (4.71%) Test Engineer
9 9 (4.71%) Support Analyst
9 9 (4.71%) Tester
9 9 (4.71%) QA Tester
9 9 (4.71%) Agile .NET Developer
9 9 (4.71%) Agile C# Developer
9 9 (4.71%) Web Tester
10 8 (4.19%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (65.97%) HTML
2 88 (46.07%) CSS
3 82 (42.93%) jQuery
4 73 (38.22%) .NET
5 68 (35.60%) Web Services
6 62 (32.46%) XML
7 41 (21.47%) SOAP
8 37 (19.37%) Ajax
9 36 (18.85%) ASP.NET
10 30 (15.71%) HTML5
11 25 (13.09%) XHTML
12 22 (11.52%) WCF
13 20 (10.47%) J2EE
14 19 (9.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 17 (8.90%) .NET Framework
16 13 (6.81%) REST
17 12 (6.28%) CSS3
17 12 (6.28%) ColdBox
18 11 (5.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 11 (5.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.24%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.19%) User Experience
4 6 (3.14%) W3C
5 5 (2.62%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.09%) iPhone
6 4 (2.09%) Open Source
6 4 (2.09%) Replication
6 4 (2.09%) Blog
7 2 (1.05%) Social Network
8 1 (0.52%) Wiki
8 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.47%) Linux
2 34 (17.80%) UNIX
3 15 (7.85%) Windows
4 12 (6.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (5.24%) Solaris
6 8 (4.19%) Apple iOS
7 7 (3.66%) Android
7 7 (3.66%) AIX
8 5 (2.62%) CentOS
9 3 (1.57%) zOS
10 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (28.27%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (21.99%) MVC
3 35 (18.32%) OO
4 28 (14.66%) Web Development
5 26 (13.61%) Scrum
6 21 (10.99%) Content Management
7 19 (9.95%) CRM
8 16 (8.38%) TDD
9 14 (7.33%) ITIL
10 12 (6.28%) OOP
11 11 (5.76%) OOD
11 11 (5.76%) Software Testing
12 10 (5.24%) Incident Management
12 10 (5.24%) E-Commerce
13 9 (4.71%) Six Sigma
13 9 (4.71%) Automated Testing
13 9 (4.71%) Online Marketing
14 7 (3.66%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (3.66%) Performance Testing
14 7 (3.66%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 116 (60.73%) JavaScript
2 107 (56.02%) SQL
3 81 (42.41%) PHP
4 70 (36.65%) Java
5 63 (32.98%) C#
6 18 (9.42%) PL/SQL
6 18 (9.42%) T-SQL
7 17 (8.90%) Perl
8 16 (8.38%) Ruby
9 13 (6.81%) Python
10 12 (6.28%) ActionScript
11 9 (4.71%) CFML
12 6 (3.14%) Objective-C
13 5 (2.62%) VBA
13 5 (2.62%) VB
14 4 (2.09%) VB.NET
14 4 (2.09%) C++
15 3 (1.57%) MATLAB
16 2 (1.05%) Groovy
17 1 (0.52%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 24 (12.57%) Degree
2 9 (4.71%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (1.57%) RHCE
3 3 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.05%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.05%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.90%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.62%) Plesk
2 1 (0.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 44 (23.04%) Oracle
2 24 (12.57%) Red Hat
3 11 (5.76%) Adobe
4 10 (5.24%) VMware
5 7 (3.66%) Citrix
5 7 (3.66%) IBM
6 6 (3.14%) Apple
7 5 (2.62%) Informatica
8 4 (2.09%) Percona
9 3 (1.57%) Zend
9 3 (1.57%) Epicor
9 3 (1.57%) BMC
10 2 (1.05%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.05%) CODA
10 2 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.52%) Google
11 1 (0.52%) Nimsoft
11 1 (0.52%) Facebook
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