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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 95 96 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 4 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.30% 0.72% 0.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.90% 3.79% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 7
Average salary £47,500 £38,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
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
211 264 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 15.72% 18.95% 19.47%
Number of salaries quoted 188 243 192
Average salary £37,750 £36,000 £35,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.86% +0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 April 2016. 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 +2 4 £47,500 +23.37%
Confluence
UK

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) UML
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) FishEye
4 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (40.00%) NuGet
4 2 (40.00%) Docker
4 2 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) FishEye
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) NuGet
2 2 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) TestLink
3 1 (20.00%) VersionOne
General
1 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE 5
3 1 (20.00%) JDBC
3 1 (20.00%) JMX
3 1 (20.00%) JPA
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) JSF
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) Servlets
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) SVG
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (20.00%) New Relic
3 1 (20.00%) PagerDuty
3 1 (20.00%) Perforce
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) VMware