The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Confluence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 82 82
Rank change year-on-year +13 0  
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 1 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.15% 0.60% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.09% 3.76% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £50,000 £75,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.64%  

Confluence is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 92 133 179
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 14.18% 15.95% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 80 110 131
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -8.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,800
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Confluence as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Bedfordshire

Confluence
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Confluence in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Confluence in Bedfordshire

Confluence
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Luton +4 1 £50,000 -33.33%
Confluence
East of England

Confluence
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore