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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 233 228 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.019% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.95% 0.088% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
1160 1136 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.76% 21.10% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 950 948 749
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 - 3 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £35,000 -
Coventry - 2 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £42,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £52,500 -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 31 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (96.88%) JIRA
2 25 (78.13%) Atlassian
3 23 (71.88%) Java
4 15 (46.88%) Ruby
4 15 (46.88%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (43.75%) Windows
6 13 (40.63%) Linux
6 13 (40.63%) Perl
6 13 (40.63%) C
6 13 (40.63%) C++
6 13 (40.63%) Mac OS X
6 13 (40.63%) VHDL
6 13 (40.63%) SC Cleared
6 13 (40.63%) DV Cleared
6 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
6 13 (40.63%) Scala
6 13 (40.63%) Open Source
6 13 (40.63%) Waterfall
6 13 (40.63%) OpenCL
7 10 (31.25%) Internet
7 10 (31.25%) IBM
7 10 (31.25%) OOP
7 10 (31.25%) OO
7 10 (31.25%) Oracle
7 10 (31.25%) Analytics
7 10 (31.25%) Apache Accumulo
7 10 (31.25%) Big Data
7 10 (31.25%) Kafka
7 10 (31.25%) Elasticsearch

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 10 (31.25%) Apache Spark
1 10 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) HipChat
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Internet
2 7 (21.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) Apache Accumulo
1 10 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (31.25%) Big Data
1 10 (31.25%) Hadoop
1 10 (31.25%) IBM InfoSphere
1 10 (31.25%) MongoDB
1 10 (31.25%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 31 (96.88%) JIRA
2 9 (28.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (21.88%) Bitbucket
4 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.13%) Gradle
5 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 2 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Java Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Big Data Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Lead Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Lead Java Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Apache Spark Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Hadoop Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Development Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (9.38%) C Developer
7 3 (9.38%) C/C++ Developer
7 3 (9.38%) C/C++ Software Developer
7 3 (9.38%) C++ Developer
7 3 (9.38%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (9.38%) C++/Java Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Development Project Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Software Development Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Software Development Project Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) OpenCL
2 10 (31.25%) Kafka
2 10 (31.25%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (40.63%) VHDL
3 10 (31.25%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Linux
2 13 (40.63%) Mac OS X
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Open Source
2 13 (40.63%) Waterfall
3 10 (31.25%) Analytics
3 10 (31.25%) OO
3 10 (31.25%) OOP
3 10 (31.25%) Open Source Development
4 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.63%) SDLC
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
6 4 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.25%) Coaching
8 2 (6.25%) DevOps
8 2 (6.25%) Game Development
8 2 (6.25%) Release Management
9 1 (3.13%) Automation Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.13%) System Integration Testing
9 1 (3.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) Java
2 15 (46.88%) Ruby
3 13 (40.63%) C
3 13 (40.63%) C++
3 13 (40.63%) Perl
3 13 (40.63%) Scala
4 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.38%) C#
6 2 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) DV Cleared
1 13 (40.63%) SC Cleared
1 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Atlassian
2 10 (31.25%) IBM
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Cognizant