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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 593 682 721
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +39
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 297 213 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.32% 0.98% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 229 169 129
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%

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
22421 21646 22636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.18% 21.10% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19063 17725 19572
Average salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 30 January 2015 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 30 January 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
England +55 284 £47,500 +11.76% 43
London +17 164 £55,000 - 25
South East +27 66 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Hampshire +5 26 £47,500 +13.09%
Portsmouth - 24 £47,500 -
East of England -16 19 £35,000 +1.44% 4
Berkshire 0 18 £42,500 +6.25%
City of London -13 17 £57,500 +17.94% 6
North West - 16 £35,000 - 5
Manchester - 12 £35,000 - 5
Surrey +5 11 £55,000 +120.00% 1
South West -9 11 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Cambridgeshire -16 10 £35,000 +1.44% 1
Cambridge -20 10 £35,000 +1.44% 1
Bristol 0 8 £65,000 +52.94% 1
South Wales - 8 £40,000 -
Wales - 8 £40,000 -
Newbury - 7 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire -2 6 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Yorkshire -26 6 £37,500 +8.69% 4
Hertfordshire - 5 - - 1
Epsom - 5 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 5 - -
Bedfordshire - 4 - - 2
Cheshire - 4 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £40,000 -
Warrington - 4 - -
Luton - 4 - - 2
Kent - 4 £40,000 -
Guildford -5 3 £55,000 +120.00%

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 528 (86.99%) JIRA
2 445 (73.31%) Agile Software Development
3 277 (45.63%) HTML
4 251 (41.35%) Java
5 238 (39.21%) CSS
6 220 (36.24%) JavaScript
7 215 (35.42%) Git (software)
8 204 (33.61%) Continuous Integration
9 198 (32.62%) jQuery
10 175 (28.83%) Scrum
11 172 (28.34%) MVC
12 163 (26.85%) .NET
12 163 (26.85%) TDD
13 151 (24.88%) BDD
14 145 (23.89%) C#
15 144 (23.72%) Linux
16 143 (23.56%) E-Commerce
17 132 (21.75%) MySQL
17 132 (21.75%) Atlassian
18 130 (21.42%) Ruby
19 126 (20.76%) SQL Server
20 122 (20.10%) Finance
21 121 (19.93%) ASP.NET
22 118 (19.44%) Jenkins
23 117 (19.28%) TeamCity
24 115 (18.95%) Cucumber
25 107 (17.63%) OO
26 106 (17.46%) ASP.NET MVC
27 102 (16.80%) Software Engineering
28 99 (16.31%) Selenium

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 74 (12.19%) IIS
2 61 (10.05%) Tomcat
3 60 (9.88%) Apache
4 35 (5.77%) Node.js
5 21 (3.46%) nginx
6 20 (3.29%) MediaWiki
7 17 (2.80%) CMS
8 15 (2.47%) Oracle Coherence
9 13 (2.14%) SharePoint
10 12 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (1.65%) TWiki
12 9 (1.48%) JBoss
13 6 (0.99%) Mule
14 5 (0.82%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.82%) Alfresco
14 5 (0.82%) Apache Pig
15 4 (0.66%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.66%) Railo
15 4 (0.66%) ColdFusion
16 3 (0.49%) Jetty
Applications
1 81 (13.34%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.98%) MS Office
3 6 (0.99%) HipChat
3 6 (0.99%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.99%) MS Project
4 4 (0.66%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.82%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.16%) Magento
3 1 (0.16%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (5.77%) SaaS
3 11 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.15%) GitHub
5 6 (0.99%) Office 365
5 6 (0.99%) OpenShift
6 4 (0.66%) LucidChart
7 3 (0.49%) Route 53
7 3 (0.49%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.33%) PaaS
9 1 (0.16%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.11%) Internet
2 30 (4.94%) HTTP
3 27 (4.45%) Firewall
4 20 (3.29%) VPN
5 18 (2.97%) TCP/IP
6 16 (2.64%) LDAP
7 15 (2.47%) IPsec
8 14 (2.31%) BGP
8 14 (2.31%) DNS
8 14 (2.31%) Network Security
9 12 (1.98%) OSPF
9 12 (1.98%) LAN
9 12 (1.98%) WAN
9 12 (1.98%) SMTP
10 10 (1.65%) EIGRP
10 10 (1.65%) IPv6
11 9 (1.48%) FTP
12 8 (1.32%) SAN
12 8 (1.32%) Wireshark
13 6 (0.99%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (21.75%) MySQL
2 126 (20.76%) SQL Server
3 65 (10.71%) NoSQL
4 63 (10.38%) RavenDB
5 49 (8.07%) MongoDB
6 36 (5.93%) PostgreSQL
7 30 (4.94%) Redis
8 27 (4.45%) Relational Database
9 16 (2.64%) Big Data
10 12 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 12 (1.98%) Amazon Redshift
11 11 (1.81%) MarkLogic
11 11 (1.81%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.99%) Couchbase
13 6 (0.99%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.99%) Informix
14 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 528 (86.99%) JIRA
2 215 (35.42%) Git (software)
3 118 (19.44%) Jenkins
4 117 (19.28%) TeamCity
5 115 (18.95%) Cucumber
6 99 (16.31%) Selenium
7 91 (14.99%) Subversion
8 83 (13.67%) NUnit
9 82 (13.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 63 (10.38%) Visual Studio
10 63 (10.38%) ReSharper
10 63 (10.38%) WATIR
10 63 (10.38%) Rhino Mocks
10 63 (10.38%) Moq
10 63 (10.38%) NCrunch
11 58 (9.56%) JUnit
12 51 (8.40%) Maven
13 42 (6.92%) Hudson
14 35 (5.77%) PHPUnit
14 35 (5.77%) Behat
General
1 122 (20.10%) Finance
2 74 (12.19%) Retail
3 60 (9.88%) Back Office
4 52 (8.57%) Marketing
5 20 (3.29%) Games
6 19 (3.13%) Publishing
7 18 (2.97%) Automotive
8 16 (2.64%) Banking
9 15 (2.47%) Front Office
10 11 (1.81%) Telecoms
11 10 (1.65%) Advertising
12 9 (1.48%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.66%) Billing
14 3 (0.49%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.49%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.33%) Legal
15 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.33%) Portuguese Language
16 1 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 248 (40.86%) Developer
2 89 (14.66%) Senior Developer
3 68 (11.20%) Software Developer
4 65 (10.71%) Analyst
5 61 (10.05%) .NET Developer
6 53 (8.73%) Java Developer
7 45 (7.41%) Project Manager
8 34 (5.60%) PHP Developer
9 33 (5.44%) C# Developer
9 33 (5.44%) Administrator
9 33 (5.44%) Test Analyst
10 32 (5.27%) Systems Administrator
11 31 (5.11%) Junior
12 29 (4.78%) C# .NET Developer
13 26 (4.28%) Linux Administrator
13 26 (4.28%) Test Engineer
14 25 (4.12%) Author
14 25 (4.12%) Technical Author
15 24 (3.95%) Senior .NET Developer
16 23 (3.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (45.63%) HTML
2 238 (39.21%) CSS
3 198 (32.62%) jQuery
4 163 (26.85%) .NET
5 121 (19.93%) ASP.NET
6 106 (17.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 92 (15.16%) XML
8 88 (14.50%) Spring
9 83 (13.67%) .NET Framework
9 83 (13.67%) Dapper ORM
10 78 (12.85%) Spring.NET
11 71 (11.70%) Web Services
12 68 (11.20%) Ajax
13 65 (10.71%) LAMP
14 64 (10.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 64 (10.54%) MSMQ
15 63 (10.38%) NHibernate
15 63 (10.38%) StructureMap
15 63 (10.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 59 (9.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 87 (14.33%) User Experience
2 86 (14.17%) Open Source
3 54 (8.90%) Computer Science
3 54 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (5.27%) Mobile App
5 31 (5.11%) iPad
6 27 (4.45%) Wiki
7 20 (3.29%) Social Network
7 20 (3.29%) Management Information System
8 18 (2.97%) Fixed Income
9 10 (1.65%) Statistics
10 9 (1.48%) Digital Media
11 8 (1.32%) DTV
11 8 (1.32%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.32%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.32%) iPhone
12 7 (1.15%) Derivative
13 6 (0.99%) HP StorageWorks
13 6 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 144 (23.72%) Linux
2 78 (12.85%) UNIX
3 68 (11.20%) Windows
4 49 (8.07%) Android
5 44 (7.25%) Apple iOS
6 38 (6.26%) CentOS
7 33 (5.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (3.62%) Ubuntu
9 12 (1.98%) Debian
10 11 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (1.32%) Fedora
12 7 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (0.99%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.49%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.16%) AIX
16 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (73.31%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (33.61%) Continuous Integration
3 175 (28.83%) Scrum
4 172 (28.34%) MVC
5 163 (26.85%) TDD
6 151 (24.88%) BDD
7 143 (23.56%) E-Commerce
8 107 (17.63%) OO
9 102 (16.80%) Software Engineering
10 92 (15.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 78 (12.85%) DevOps
12 77 (12.69%) Refactoring
12 77 (12.69%) Pair Programming
13 74 (12.19%) Project Management
14 61 (10.05%) OOD
15 56 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
16 51 (8.40%) Mentoring
17 50 (8.24%) ERP
18 49 (8.07%) Kanban
19 47 (7.74%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 251 (41.35%) Java
2 220 (36.24%) JavaScript
3 145 (23.89%) C#
4 130 (21.42%) Ruby
5 97 (15.98%) SQL
6 76 (12.52%) PHP
7 63 (10.38%) VB.NET
8 62 (10.21%) Perl
9 61 (10.05%) Python
10 51 (8.40%) Bash Shell
11 46 (7.58%) C++
12 32 (5.27%) C
13 30 (4.94%) Groovy
14 20 (3.29%) PHP5
15 18 (2.97%) Shell Script
16 16 (2.64%) Scala
17 12 (1.98%) Korn
18 11 (1.81%) PowerShell
19 10 (1.65%) Objective-C
20 6 (0.99%) F#
Qualifications
1 54 (8.90%) Degree
2 7 (1.15%) ISTQB
3 6 (0.99%) IIBA
3 6 (0.99%) PMI Certification
3 6 (0.99%) ISEB
4 4 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (0.66%) CCNA
4 4 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.49%) PMP
5 3 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.33%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (13.51%) QA
2 11 (1.81%) SLA
3 6 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (6.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (3.29%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.31%) Postfix
4 10 (1.65%) XenServer
4 10 (1.65%) Samba
5 8 (1.32%) Docker
6 6 (0.99%) vSphere
7 2 (0.33%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.33%) vCloud
7 2 (0.33%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.16%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 75 (12.36%) Puppet
2 70 (11.53%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (5.27%) Nagios
4 26 (4.28%) Vagrant
5 24 (3.95%) ZABBIX
6 19 (3.13%) logstash
7 18 (2.97%) Salt
8 14 (2.31%) Ansible
9 6 (0.99%) StatsD
9 6 (0.99%) Opsview
9 6 (0.99%) Graphite
9 6 (0.99%) Cacti
10 2 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.33%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.16%) OpenView
11 1 (0.16%) Control-M
11 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.16%) cPanel
11 1 (0.16%) Kibana
11 1 (0.16%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 132 (21.75%) Atlassian
2 87 (14.33%) Microsoft
3 84 (13.84%) Endeca
4 63 (10.38%) RedPrairie
5 42 (6.92%) VMware
6 41 (6.75%) Oracle
6 41 (6.75%) Red Hat
7 35 (5.77%) Zend
8 26 (4.28%) hybris
9 20 (3.29%) Sybase
10 16 (2.64%) Splunk
10 16 (2.64%) SaltStack
11 15 (2.47%) Citrix
12 14 (2.31%) New Relic
13 13 (2.14%) DataSynapse
13 13 (2.14%) Cisco
14 12 (1.98%) Apple
14 12 (1.98%) Google
15 11 (1.81%) Perforce
16 9 (1.48%) Adobe
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Edissero Ltd
Salary: bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
AB Recruit
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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London
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Pckage
Posted: 3 days ago
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Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
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London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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City of London
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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