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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
England / West Midlands
Rank 198 200 219
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 17 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.34% 0.020%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.41% 2.04% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 1
Median salary £44,738 £45,750 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.21% +117.85%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +22.50%

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
706 883 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.45% 16.84% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 561 689 870
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £57,500
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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Staffordshire - 9 £42,500 -
Shropshire -4 5 £44,738 -10.52% 1
Wolverhampton - 2 - -
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 22 (100.00%) JIRA
2 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (77.27%) Atlassian
4 16 (72.73%) Regression Testing
5 14 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
6 13 (59.09%) Software Engineering
7 9 (40.91%) Requirements Management
7 9 (40.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 9 (40.91%) Electronics
7 9 (40.91%) Subversion
7 9 (40.91%) C
7 9 (40.91%) Python
7 9 (40.91%) VxWorks
7 9 (40.91%) MATLAB
7 9 (40.91%) Simulink
7 9 (40.91%) Coverity
7 9 (40.91%) Change Control
7 9 (40.91%) Profibus
7 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
7 9 (40.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (40.91%) Release Management
7 9 (40.91%) V-Model
7 9 (40.91%) Issue Tracking
7 9 (40.91%) SonarQube
8 8 (36.36%) IEC 61508
8 8 (36.36%) TDD
9 7 (31.82%) QA
9 7 (31.82%) Linux
10 6 (27.27%) Windows

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 (27.27%) Documentum
2 2 (9.09%) Captiva
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) Profibus
2 4 (18.18%) HTTPS
2 4 (18.18%) SSH
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (100.00%) JIRA
2 13 (59.09%) Git (software)
3 9 (40.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (40.91%) SonarQube
3 9 (40.91%) Subversion
4 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
5 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
5 4 (18.18%) Maven
5 4 (18.18%) Mercurial
5 4 (18.18%) Selenium
5 4 (18.18%) Zephyr
6 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 9 (40.91%) Electronics
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Automotive
3 2 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Case Management Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Scala Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) Ajax
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) CSS3
2 1 (4.55%) Django
2 1 (4.55%) Guice
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) JSON
2 1 (4.55%) Play Framework
2 1 (4.55%) REST
2 1 (4.55%) RESTful
2 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) VxWorks
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Solaris
5 2 (9.09%) Unix
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) Regression Testing
3 14 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (59.09%) Software Engineering
5 9 (40.91%) Change Control
5 9 (40.91%) Issue Tracking
5 9 (40.91%) Release Management
5 9 (40.91%) Requirements Management
5 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
5 9 (40.91%) V-Model
6 8 (36.36%) TDD
7 6 (27.27%) Case Management
7 6 (27.27%) Content Management
8 5 (22.73%) DevOps
8 5 (22.73%) Scrum
9 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
9 4 (18.18%) Microservices
9 4 (18.18%) SOA
9 4 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C
1 9 (40.91%) MATLAB
1 9 (40.91%) Python
2 6 (27.27%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby
3 1 (4.55%) Scala
3 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 4 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (13.64%) BC Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) IEC 61508
2 7 (31.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Atlassian
2 9 (40.91%) Coverity
3 6 (27.27%) EMC
3 6 (27.27%) Pega
4 4 (18.18%) OpenText
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.55%) Google