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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Confluence
Rank 222 213 227
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 7 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.17% 0.053%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.77% 1.12% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 1
Median salary £44,738 £35,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.82% -48.14%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
913 804 995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.79% 15.01% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 728 651 827
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 4 £46,119 - 1
Coventry - 3 £37,500 -
Confluence
England

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 17 (94.44%) JIRA
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) Scrum
4 8 (44.44%) Java
5 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) Atlassian
6 6 (33.33%) Linux
7 5 (27.78%) Coaching
8 4 (22.22%) Scala
8 4 (22.22%) OO
8 4 (22.22%) Apache
8 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
8 4 (22.22%) Mac OS X
8 4 (22.22%) XML
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle
8 4 (22.22%) Ruby
9 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
9 3 (16.67%) SSH
9 3 (16.67%) Spring
9 3 (16.67%) Maven
9 3 (16.67%) Retail
9 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Python
9 3 (16.67%) HTTPS
9 3 (16.67%) Use Case
9 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 3 (16.67%) nginx
9 3 (16.67%) Mercurial
9 3 (16.67%) OSGi

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 4 (22.22%) Apache
1 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 3 (16.67%) nginx
3 2 (11.11%) Captiva
3 2 (11.11%) Documentum
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTPS
1 3 (16.67%) SSH
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) OrientDB
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Babel
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Gradle
2 3 (16.67%) Grunt
2 3 (16.67%) Maven
2 3 (16.67%) Mercurial
2 3 (16.67%) Vagrant
2 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
2 3 (16.67%) Zephyr
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Scrum Master
1 5 (27.78%) Scrum Master
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Junior
3 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Junior Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Change and Release Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 3 (16.67%) OSGi
2 3 (16.67%) React
2 3 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) Kafka
3 1 (5.56%) OpenCL
3 1 (5.56%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
2 1 (5.56%) VHDL
2 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Mac OS X
4 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Solaris
5 2 (11.11%) Unix
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) Coaching
4 4 (22.22%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) Kanban
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum-ban
5 3 (16.67%) System Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Use Case
6 2 (11.11%) Case Management
6 2 (11.11%) Content Management
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Content Management
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Conflict Management
7 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.56%) OOP
7 1 (5.56%) Open Source Development
7 1 (5.56%) Remediation Plan
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) Ruby
2 4 (22.22%) Scala
3 3 (16.67%) ES6
3 3 (16.67%) Groovy
3 3 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
1 3 (16.67%) VirtualBox
2 2 (11.11%) zsh
3 1 (5.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Atlassian
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) EMC
3 2 (11.11%) Pega
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Cognizant
4 1 (5.56%) IBM