The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Confluence
Rank 95 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 9 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.64% 0.75% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.74% 4.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 0
Average salary £39,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Confluence
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
190 211 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.56% 15.90% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 170 182 190
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Confluence
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Confluence Salary Trend in Wales

Confluence
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
South Wales +3 8 £39,500 -24.76%
North Wales - 1 £47,500 -
Confluence
UK

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 22 (100.00%) JIRA
2 21 (95.45%) Java
2 21 (95.45%) JUnit
3 20 (90.91%) Linux
4 19 (86.36%) Client/Server
4 19 (86.36%) Perl
4 19 (86.36%) Scrum
4 19 (86.36%) Objective-C
4 19 (86.36%) TDD
4 19 (86.36%) Korn
4 19 (86.36%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (86.36%) Product Management
4 19 (86.36%) Bash Shell
4 19 (86.36%) Cucumber
4 19 (86.36%) BDD
4 19 (86.36%) Jenkins
4 19 (86.36%) User Experience
5 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (59.09%) Perforce
6 13 (59.09%) Red Hat
6 13 (59.09%) DVB
6 13 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (59.09%) TestLink
6 13 (59.09%) CentOS
6 13 (59.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (59.09%) Test Management
6 13 (59.09%) Statistics
7 10 (45.45%) Bug Management
7 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
7 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) DVB
2 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 4 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (100.00%) JIRA
2 21 (95.45%) JUnit
3 19 (86.36%) Cucumber
3 19 (86.36%) Jenkins
4 13 (59.09%) TestLink
5 6 (27.27%) Eclipse
6 4 (18.18%) FitNesse
6 4 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (18.18%) Xcode
7 2 (9.09%) JMeter
7 2 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Test Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Development Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Development Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) Spring
2 2 (9.09%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) Client/Server
1 19 (86.36%) User Experience
2 13 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (59.09%) Statistics
3 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Linux
2 13 (59.09%) CentOS
2 13 (59.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 6 (27.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Scrum
1 19 (86.36%) TDD
1 19 (86.36%) Continuous Integration
1 19 (86.36%) Product Management
1 19 (86.36%) BDD
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (59.09%) Test Management
4 10 (45.45%) Regression Testing
4 10 (45.45%) Bug Management
5 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
5 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) Java
2 19 (86.36%) Perl
2 19 (86.36%) Objective-C
2 19 (86.36%) Korn
2 19 (86.36%) Bash Shell
3 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 6 (27.27%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Red Hat
1 13 (59.09%) Perforce
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian