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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 86 118
Rank change year-on-year -12 +32  
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 16 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.11% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.65% 1.43% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Median salary £44,125 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.45% +50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,825 £60,000 £37,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,425 £60,000 £46,300
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 283 140 285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 19.63% 14.54% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 200 121 206
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 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
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 3 months to 24 June 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
Knutsford - 15 £48,250 -
Confluence
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) JIRA
3 12 (63.16%) Finance
4 9 (47.37%) TDD
4 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
4 9 (47.37%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
5 8 (42.11%) Banking
5 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
6 7 (36.84%) Java
6 7 (36.84%) SOAP
7 6 (31.58%) Project Management
7 6 (31.58%) Retail
7 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
7 6 (31.58%) REST
7 6 (31.58%) DevOps
7 6 (31.58%) SDLC
8 5 (26.32%) CA Agile Central
8 5 (26.32%) BDD
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (26.32%) Bitbucket
8 5 (26.32%) jQuery
8 5 (26.32%) Lombardi
8 5 (26.32%) Nagios
8 5 (26.32%) Middleware
8 5 (26.32%) IBM
8 5 (26.32%) HTML
8 5 (26.32%) SOA
8 5 (26.32%) Web Services
8 5 (26.32%) JavaScript

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 5 (26.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
1 4 (21.05%) LDAP
2 2 (10.53%) ATM
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) JIRA
2 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
2 9 (47.37%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (26.32%) Bitbucket
3 5 (26.32%) Lombardi
4 4 (21.05%) SonarQube
5 2 (10.53%) JUnit
5 2 (10.53%) Selenium
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Banking
3 6 (31.58%) Retail
4 4 (21.05%) Retail Banking
5 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
6 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Designer
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Mortgage Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) SOAP
2 6 (31.58%) REST
3 5 (26.32%) HTML
3 5 (26.32%) jQuery
3 5 (26.32%) Middleware
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
4 4 (21.05%) ODBC
5 3 (15.79%) RESTful
5 3 (15.79%) Spring
5 3 (15.79%) Spring Boot
5 3 (15.79%) Spring Cloud
6 2 (10.53%) JMS
6 2 (10.53%) OAuth
6 2 (10.53%) WSDL
6 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Fintech
2 2 (10.53%) Internet of Things
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Online Banking
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) TDD
3 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
3 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
4 6 (31.58%) DevOps
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) SDLC
4 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 5 (26.32%) BDD
5 5 (26.32%) SOA
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (21.05%) OO
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
7 3 (15.79%) API Development
7 3 (15.79%) API Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) User Stories
8 2 (10.53%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) Python
3 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Nagios
2 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) CA Agile Central
1 5 (26.32%) IBM
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Atlassian
3 2 (10.53%) Sun
4 1 (5.26%) Apigee
4 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft
Wilmslow
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago