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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Confluence
Rank 91 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.46% 0.16% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.46% 0.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £34,000 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.78%
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
244 224 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 18.68% 17.55% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 222 191 194
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,625
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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
South Wales +7 6 £34,000 -6.84%
Confluence
UK

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) JIRA
2 20 (95.24%) Scrum
3 19 (90.48%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (90.48%) Jenkins
4 18 (85.71%) TDD
5 16 (76.19%) RUP
6 15 (71.43%) DSDM
6 15 (71.43%) SOA
6 15 (71.43%) Java
6 15 (71.43%) Web Services
6 15 (71.43%) XML
6 15 (71.43%) Subversion
6 15 (71.43%) Spring
6 15 (71.43%) Configuration Management
6 15 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (71.43%) DevOps
6 15 (71.43%) Groovy
6 15 (71.43%) Unit Testing
6 15 (71.43%) Maven
6 15 (71.43%) Release Management
6 15 (71.43%) Scala
6 15 (71.43%) Open Source
6 15 (71.43%) Clojure
6 15 (71.43%) MongoDB
6 15 (71.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (71.43%) NoSQL
6 15 (71.43%) Hudson
6 15 (71.43%) Twitter
7 14 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (61.90%) FileNet
2 12 (57.14%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (19.05%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) MongoDB
1 15 (71.43%) Apache Cassandra
1 15 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) JIRA
2 19 (90.48%) Jenkins
3 15 (71.43%) Subversion
3 15 (71.43%) Maven
3 15 (71.43%) Hudson
4 4 (19.05%) Fiddler
4 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
5 3 (14.29%) Bugzilla
6 1 (4.76%) JUnit
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
1 11 (52.38%) Java Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Consultant
2 9 (42.86%) Programmer
2 9 (42.86%) Java Consultant
2 9 (42.86%) Java Programmer
2 9 (42.86%) Developer Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Test Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Build and Release Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) Web Services
1 15 (71.43%) XML
1 15 (71.43%) Spring
1 15 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 13 (61.90%) XSLT
2 13 (61.90%) J2EE
3 12 (57.14%) SOAP
3 12 (57.14%) JSF
3 12 (57.14%) Hibernate
4 3 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (14.29%) REST
4 3 (14.29%) Spring Integration
4 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 3 (14.29%) Apache Camel
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) JSON
4 3 (14.29%) GWT
5 2 (9.52%) HTML5
6 1 (4.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Open Source
2 3 (14.29%) DTV
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) UNIX
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
1 4 (19.05%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Scrum
2 19 (90.48%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (85.71%) TDD
4 16 (76.19%) RUP
5 15 (71.43%) DSDM
5 15 (71.43%) SOA
5 15 (71.43%) Configuration Management
5 15 (71.43%) Release Management
5 15 (71.43%) Unit Testing
5 15 (71.43%) DevOps
6 14 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
6 14 (66.67%) Pair Programming
6 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (61.90%) OOA/OOD
7 13 (61.90%) OO
8 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Bug Management
8 4 (19.05%) Product Management
8 4 (19.05%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
1 15 (71.43%) Groovy
1 15 (71.43%) Scala
1 15 (71.43%) Clojure
2 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
2 4 (19.05%) C
2 4 (19.05%) C++
2 4 (19.05%) Perl
2 4 (19.05%) Python
2 4 (19.05%) Ruby
2 4 (19.05%) Korn
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Twitter
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) Adobe
3 12 (57.14%) IBM
4 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Perforce