The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 583 645 766
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +121
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 339 236 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.43% 1.09% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 210 203 92
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -19.44%

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
23709 21587 24088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.76% 20.20% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19317 18323 20612
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 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Confluence
Salary Trend

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

Confluence Salary Trend in the UK

Confluence
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Confluence over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 within the UK.

Confluence Salary Histogram in the UK

Confluence
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 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
England +91 328 £50,000 -4.76% 37
London -11 154 £57,500 +4.54% 17
South East +69 105 £47,500 -17.39% 11
Hampshire +55 77 £43,750 +16.66% 4
Portsmouth +26 74 £49,000 - 4
City of London -32 37 £57,500 +15.00% 1
North West - 23 £40,000 - 1
East of England +18 21 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Manchester - 19 £41,250 - 1
Oxfordshire - 15 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire +12 12 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Cambridge - 12 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire -64 10 £40,000 - 3
Luton - 8 - -
Bedfordshire - 8 - -
South Wales +17 7 £34,000 -6.84% 1
Wales +11 7 £34,000 -6.84% 1
Surrey -12 6 - - 5
South West -26 6 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Berkshire -1 5 £47,500 +5.55%
South Yorkshire -35 5 £40,000 -1.84% 1
West Yorkshire -37 5 £39,250 -1.87% 2
Newbury +9 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Leeds - 4 £38,000 -
Cwmbran - 4 £34,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £40,000 -
Oxford - 4 £40,000 -
Torfaen - 4 £34,000 -
Doncaster -1 3 £40,000 -
West Midlands -13 3 £67,500 +50.00%

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 582 (87.92%) JIRA
2 498 (75.23%) Agile Software Development
3 262 (39.58%) Git (software)
4 259 (39.12%) Java
5 255 (38.52%) HTML
6 243 (36.71%) Continuous Integration
7 235 (35.50%) TDD
8 223 (33.69%) CSS
9 219 (33.08%) JavaScript
10 210 (31.72%) Scrum
11 195 (29.46%) .NET
12 191 (28.85%) SQL Server
13 186 (28.10%) jQuery
14 185 (27.95%) E-Commerce
15 180 (27.19%) BDD
16 173 (26.13%) Linux
17 172 (25.98%) Atlassian
18 162 (24.47%) C#
18 162 (24.47%) Microsoft
19 159 (24.02%) OO
19 159 (24.02%) MVC
20 153 (23.11%) Finance
21 148 (22.36%) Jenkins
22 140 (21.15%) Cucumber
23 135 (20.39%) Pair Programming
24 134 (20.24%) QA
25 130 (19.64%) TeamCity
26 129 (19.49%) Ruby
26 129 (19.49%) ASP.NET
27 125 (18.88%) IIS

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 125 (18.88%) IIS
2 69 (10.42%) Tomcat
3 53 (8.01%) Apache
4 33 (4.98%) Node.js
5 18 (2.72%) CMS
6 17 (2.57%) FileNet
7 16 (2.42%) LiveCycle
8 15 (2.27%) Jetty
9 14 (2.11%) WebLogic
9 14 (2.11%) WordPress
10 12 (1.81%) nginx
10 12 (1.81%) SharePoint
10 12 (1.81%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.91%) concrete5
11 6 (0.91%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.91%) Commerce Server
11 6 (0.91%) Drupal
11 6 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.76%) Mule
13 4 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 122 (18.43%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.11%) MS Office
3 8 (1.21%) InDesign
3 8 (1.21%) MS Project
4 4 (0.60%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 9 (1.36%) JDE OneWorld
2 6 (0.91%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.60%) Magento
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 47 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (6.19%) SaaS
3 28 (4.23%) GitHub
4 6 (0.91%) Route 53
4 6 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.76%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.30%) LucidChart
7 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.68%) TCP/IP
2 24 (3.63%) Internet
3 22 (3.32%) HTTP
4 14 (2.11%) DNS
5 13 (1.96%) VPN
6 12 (1.81%) LDAP
7 10 (1.51%) Firewall
8 9 (1.36%) SMTP
8 9 (1.36%) AMQP
9 8 (1.21%) LAN
10 7 (1.06%) Wireshark
10 7 (1.06%) IPsec
11 5 (0.76%) SSH
11 5 (0.76%) Network Security
11 5 (0.76%) WAN
11 5 (0.76%) BGP
11 5 (0.76%) OSPF
12 4 (0.60%) HSRP
12 4 (0.60%) PPTP
12 4 (0.60%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (28.85%) SQL Server
2 96 (14.50%) RavenDB
3 95 (14.35%) MySQL
4 54 (8.16%) MongoDB
5 50 (7.55%) NoSQL
6 36 (5.44%) Relational Database
7 26 (3.93%) RDBMS
8 25 (3.78%) Oracle Database
9 24 (3.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (1.66%) Big Data
12 9 (1.36%) Redis
12 9 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 9 (1.36%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (1.21%) MarkLogic
13 8 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (1.06%) Hadoop
15 6 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 4 (0.60%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 582 (87.92%) JIRA
2 262 (39.58%) Git (software)
3 148 (22.36%) Jenkins
4 140 (21.15%) Cucumber
5 130 (19.64%) TeamCity
6 110 (16.62%) Subversion
7 101 (15.26%) NUnit
8 98 (14.80%) ReSharper
9 97 (14.65%) Moq
10 96 (14.50%) WATIR
10 96 (14.50%) Rhino Mocks
10 96 (14.50%) NCrunch
11 86 (12.99%) Selenium
12 71 (10.73%) JUnit
13 65 (9.82%) Maven
14 53 (8.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 43 (6.50%) Visual Studio
16 38 (5.74%) SoapUI
17 37 (5.59%) Hudson
18 34 (5.14%) FishEye
General
1 153 (23.11%) Finance
2 121 (18.28%) Retail
3 74 (11.18%) Back Office
4 60 (9.06%) Marketing
5 32 (4.83%) Games
6 28 (4.23%) Banking
7 19 (2.87%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.96%) Advertising
9 12 (1.81%) Front Office
10 11 (1.66%) Telecoms
11 10 (1.51%) Financial Institution
12 7 (1.06%) Publishing
13 6 (0.91%) Electronics
13 6 (0.91%) Law
13 6 (0.91%) Legal
13 6 (0.91%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 273 (41.24%) Developer
2 101 (15.26%) Analyst
3 97 (14.65%) Java Developer
4 62 (9.37%) .NET Developer
5 58 (8.76%) Senior Developer
6 48 (7.25%) QA Engineer
7 40 (6.04%) Test Analyst
8 39 (5.89%) Software Developer
9 38 (5.74%) DevOps Engineer
10 33 (4.98%) Business Analyst
11 32 (4.83%) Project Manager
12 31 (4.68%) Junior
13 25 (3.78%) Author
13 25 (3.78%) Technical Author
14 23 (3.47%) Junior Developer
14 23 (3.47%) Junior .NET Developer
14 23 (3.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 22 (3.32%) Applications Support
15 22 (3.32%) Tester
15 22 (3.32%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (38.52%) HTML
2 223 (33.69%) CSS
3 195 (29.46%) .NET
4 186 (28.10%) jQuery
5 129 (19.49%) ASP.NET
6 121 (18.28%) .NET Framework
7 113 (17.07%) Web Services
8 110 (16.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 109 (16.47%) MSMQ
10 100 (15.11%) Dapper ORM
11 99 (14.95%) Spring.NET
12 98 (14.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 97 (14.65%) XML
14 96 (14.50%) NHibernate
14 96 (14.50%) StructureMap
14 96 (14.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 83 (12.54%) Spring
16 51 (7.70%) HTML5
17 45 (6.80%) J2EE
18 43 (6.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 92 (13.90%) Open Source
2 79 (11.93%) User Experience
3 50 (7.55%) Mobile App
4 42 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (5.14%) Derivative
6 24 (3.63%) Client/Server
6 24 (3.63%) Computer Science
7 19 (2.87%) Management Information System
8 15 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (2.11%) Fixed Income
10 13 (1.96%) Blog
11 11 (1.66%) IPTV
11 11 (1.66%) Video on Demand
12 10 (1.51%) Social Media
12 10 (1.51%) DTV
13 9 (1.36%) Equity Derivative
13 9 (1.36%) Equities
14 8 (1.21%) Wiki
15 7 (1.06%) Digital Media
16 6 (0.91%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 173 (26.13%) Linux
2 109 (16.47%) Windows
3 72 (10.88%) UNIX
4 35 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (4.98%) CentOS
6 27 (4.08%) Android
6 27 (4.08%) Windows 7
7 25 (3.78%) Ubuntu
7 25 (3.78%) Apple iOS
8 13 (1.96%) Mac OS X
9 12 (1.81%) Fedora
10 9 (1.36%) Debian
11 7 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.60%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.15%) VMS
15 1 (0.15%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 498 (75.23%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (36.71%) Continuous Integration
3 235 (35.50%) TDD
4 210 (31.72%) Scrum
5 185 (27.95%) E-Commerce
6 180 (27.19%) BDD
7 159 (24.02%) OO
7 159 (24.02%) MVC
8 135 (20.39%) Pair Programming
9 122 (18.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 113 (17.07%) Refactoring
11 101 (15.26%) Business Intelligence
12 95 (14.35%) ERP
13 91 (13.75%) DevOps
14 86 (12.99%) OOD
15 81 (12.24%) Software Engineering
16 73 (11.03%) Project Management
17 70 (10.57%) Mentoring
18 67 (10.12%) Unit Testing
19 57 (8.61%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 259 (39.12%) Java
2 219 (33.08%) JavaScript
3 162 (24.47%) C#
4 129 (19.49%) Ruby
5 100 (15.11%) SQL
6 96 (14.50%) VB.NET
7 47 (7.10%) PHP
8 46 (6.95%) Perl
9 42 (6.34%) Python
10 41 (6.19%) Bash Shell
11 39 (5.89%) Scala
12 38 (5.74%) C++
13 37 (5.59%) C
14 30 (4.53%) Groovy
15 22 (3.32%) Clojure
16 16 (2.42%) PL/SQL
16 16 (2.42%) VB
17 10 (1.51%) Shell Script
18 8 (1.21%) PHP5
19 6 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 74 (11.18%) Degree
2 24 (3.63%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.57%) ISTQB
4 16 (2.42%) ISEB
5 11 (1.66%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.45%) PMP
6 3 (0.45%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.30%) IIBA
7 2 (0.30%) CCNA
7 2 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (20.24%) QA
2 10 (1.51%) SLA
3 4 (0.60%) COREP
4 3 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.30%) CRD IV
5 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (3.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.76%) VirtualBox
4 5 (0.76%) HDFS
5 4 (0.60%) Postfix
5 4 (0.60%) vSphere
5 4 (0.60%) Squid
6 3 (0.45%) Varnish
7 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.15%) Samba
8 1 (0.15%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 56 (8.46%) Opscode Chef
2 39 (5.89%) Puppet
3 21 (3.17%) Nagios
4 10 (1.51%) ZABBIX
5 7 (1.06%) Vagrant
6 6 (0.91%) logstash
7 4 (0.60%) Opsview
7 4 (0.60%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (0.60%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.60%) SCCM
8 3 (0.45%) YUM
9 2 (0.30%) Cacti
9 2 (0.30%) WSUS
10 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.15%) StatsD
10 1 (0.15%) Ansible
10 1 (0.15%) Kibana
10 1 (0.15%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 172 (25.98%) Atlassian
2 162 (24.47%) Microsoft
3 104 (15.71%) Endeca
4 96 (14.50%) RedPrairie
5 72 (10.88%) Oracle
6 41 (6.19%) Red Hat
7 39 (5.89%) VMware
8 29 (4.38%) Adobe
9 27 (4.08%) IBM
9 27 (4.08%) Twitter
10 26 (3.93%) hybris
11 23 (3.47%) JBoss
12 19 (2.87%) Perforce
13 18 (2.72%) Google
14 17 (2.57%) HP
15 16 (2.42%) Rackspace
16 13 (1.96%) EMC
17 12 (1.81%) Zend
18 10 (1.51%) ATG
19 8 (1.21%) TIBCO
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