Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Confluence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Confluence over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 139 133
Rank change year-on-year +28 -6 +40
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 58 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.83% 0.72% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.11% 4.05% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 30 4 6
Cheshire median annual salary £46,250 £35,250 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.21% -19.43% +9.38%
10th Percentile £35,000 £25,025 £38,375
90th Percentile £60,125 £51,138 £60,000
North West median annual salary £51,750 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -18.18% +43.79%

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

All Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 479 444 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 15.13% 17.72% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 337 330 324
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -9.68%
10th Percentile £25,800 £24,450 £21,800
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £51,250
North West median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +5.63% +5.26% +1.33%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Confluence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Cheshire

Confluence
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Confluence in Cheshire

Confluence
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Cheshire over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Confluence in Cheshire

Confluence
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -7 26 £55,000 +13.99% 2
Warrington - 19 £45,000 -
Confluence
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 49 (84.48%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (79.31%) JIRA
3 26 (44.83%) Finance
4 25 (43.10%) Banking
5 24 (41.38%) Risk Management
6 23 (39.66%) Waterfall
7 22 (37.93%) Jenkins
7 22 (37.93%) DevOps
7 22 (37.93%) Law
7 22 (37.93%) Investment Banking
7 22 (37.93%) Wealth Management
8 16 (27.59%) Java
8 16 (27.59%) Software Delivery
8 16 (27.59%) Sonatype Nexus
9 15 (25.86%) SDLC
10 14 (24.14%) Scrum
11 13 (22.41%) Opscode Chef
11 13 (22.41%) Bitbucket
12 12 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (20.69%) SQL
13 11 (18.97%) Project Management
13 11 (18.97%) OpenShift
13 11 (18.97%) Docker
14 10 (17.24%) SonarQube
15 9 (15.52%) Oracle
15 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
16 8 (13.79%) Python
16 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
16 8 (13.79%) Kubernetes
16 8 (13.79%) Deployment Automation

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.34%) JBoss
2 6 (10.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.97%) OpenShift
2 7 (12.07%) Trello
3 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.62%) NuGet
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) ATM
2 1 (1.72%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.72%) MySQL
4 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (79.31%) JIRA
2 22 (37.93%) Jenkins
3 16 (27.59%) Sonatype Nexus
4 13 (22.41%) Bitbucket
5 10 (17.24%) SonarQube
6 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
7 5 (8.62%) Bower
7 5 (8.62%) CA Release Automation
7 5 (8.62%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (8.62%) TeamCity
8 4 (6.90%) Pivotal Tracker
9 3 (5.17%) SoapUI
9 3 (5.17%) TestRail
10 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.72%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.72%) JUnit
10 1 (1.72%) Maven
10 1 (1.72%) Selenium
10 1 (1.72%) Sikuli
General
1 26 (44.83%) Finance
2 25 (43.10%) Banking
3 22 (37.93%) Investment Banking
3 22 (37.93%) Law
4 1 (1.72%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Analyst
2 9 (15.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (15.52%) Project Manager
3 8 (13.79%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Test Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Scrum Master
8 2 (3.45%) Collaboration Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (3.45%) Lead DevOps
8 2 (3.45%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) Spring
2 5 (8.62%) Middleware
2 5 (8.62%) Spring Boot
2 5 (8.62%) Spring Cloud
3 3 (5.17%) REST
4 2 (3.45%) .NET
4 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.45%) OAuth
5 1 (1.72%) CSS
5 1 (1.72%) CSS3
5 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.72%) HTML
5 1 (1.72%) Java EE
5 1 (1.72%) JMS
5 1 (1.72%) JPA
5 1 (1.72%) JSON
5 1 (1.72%) SOAP
5 1 (1.72%) Web Services
5 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) Mainframe
2 4 (6.90%) User Experience
3 3 (5.17%) PKI
4 2 (3.45%) Fintech
4 2 (3.45%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.72%) EMV
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) IVR
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Tandem
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Linux
1 6 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (5.17%) Unix
2 3 (5.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (84.48%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (41.38%) Risk Management
3 23 (39.66%) Waterfall
4 22 (37.93%) DevOps
4 22 (37.93%) Wealth Management
5 16 (27.59%) Software Delivery
6 15 (25.86%) SDLC
7 14 (24.14%) Scrum
8 12 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (18.97%) Project Management
10 8 (13.79%) Deployment Automation
11 7 (12.07%) User Stories
12 6 (10.34%) Project Governance
12 6 (10.34%) Time Management
13 5 (8.62%) Coaching
13 5 (8.62%) IT Strategy
13 5 (8.62%) ITIL
13 5 (8.62%) Migration
13 5 (8.62%) Test Automation
13 5 (8.62%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) Java
2 12 (20.69%) SQL
3 8 (13.79%) Python
4 7 (12.07%) C#
5 6 (10.34%) Perl
6 2 (3.45%) Go
6 2 (3.45%) Ruby
6 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) ISEB
2 2 (3.45%) BC Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.45%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.72%) CBAP
3 1 (1.72%) IIBA
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.72%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (22.41%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (13.79%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Oracle
2 6 (10.34%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.17%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.45%) Apigee
4 2 (3.45%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) MuleSoft
4 2 (3.45%) Sun
5 1 (1.72%) CA
5 1 (1.72%) Cognos
5 1 (1.72%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.72%) TOWER Software