The table below looks at the statistics for Confluence skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 209 210 235
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +25
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 12 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.27% 0.018%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.33% 1.73% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 1
Median salary £44,738 £35,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.82% +66.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
Confluence
England

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

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
900 808 1056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.36% 15.81% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 715 638 946
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Confluence
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Confluence Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Confluence
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Confluence Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Confluence
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Confluence across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Confluence Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Confluence
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire -7 5 £44,738 -10.52%
Staffordshire - 5 £45,000 -
Coventry - 2 £37,500 -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 20 (100.00%) JIRA
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (65.00%) Atlassian
4 12 (60.00%) Regression Testing
5 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (40.00%) Scrum
8 7 (35.00%) QA
8 7 (35.00%) Linux
9 6 (30.00%) Windows
9 6 (30.00%) Java
9 6 (30.00%) Documentum
9 6 (30.00%) EMC
9 6 (30.00%) Content Management
9 6 (30.00%) Pega
9 6 (30.00%) Coaching
9 6 (30.00%) Case Management
10 5 (25.00%) SonarQube
10 5 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
10 5 (25.00%) DevOps
10 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 5 (25.00%) Change Control
10 5 (25.00%) Profibus
10 5 (25.00%) V-Model
10 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 5 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 5 (25.00%) Coverity
10 5 (25.00%) Electronics

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) Documentum
2 2 (10.00%) Captiva
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Profibus
2 4 (20.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (20.00%) SSH
3 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) JIRA
2 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (25.00%) Selenium
3 5 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 5 (25.00%) Subversion
4 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (20.00%) Maven
4 4 (20.00%) Mercurial
4 4 (20.00%) Zephyr
5 1 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 5 (25.00%) Electronics
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
1 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Case Management Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Scrum Master
3 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Lead Software Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum Master
3 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Scala Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) Ajax
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) CSS3
2 1 (5.00%) Django
2 1 (5.00%) Guice
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) JSON
2 1 (5.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) RESTful
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.00%) Spring
2 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) VxWorks
4 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Solaris
5 2 (10.00%) Unix
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (40.00%) Scrum
6 6 (30.00%) Case Management
6 6 (30.00%) Coaching
6 6 (30.00%) Content Management
7 5 (25.00%) Change Control
7 5 (25.00%) DevOps
7 5 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
7 5 (25.00%) Release Management
7 5 (25.00%) Requirements Management
7 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (25.00%) V-Model
8 4 (20.00%) BDD
8 4 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (20.00%) SOA
8 4 (20.00%) TDD
8 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) C
2 5 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 5 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) Scala
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (15.00%) BC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) QA
2 4 (20.00%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Atlassian
2 6 (30.00%) EMC
2 6 (30.00%) Pega
3 5 (25.00%) Coverity
4 4 (20.00%) OpenText
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.00%) Google