Period
to 22 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 130 164
Rank change year-on-year -8 +34 +24
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 51 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.51% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.23% 1.70% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27 3 5
Cheshire median annual salary £46,500 £29,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.34% -31.76% -
10th Percentile £41,050 £24,850 £37,950
90th Percentile £62,750 £37,700 £86,500
North West median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -18.18% +57.14%

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 620 352 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.31% 16.42% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 460 302 488
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £53,750 £51,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +2.74%

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 February 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 February 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 - 21 £45,000 - 4
Warrington - 11 £46,250 - 1
Crewe - 1 £30,000 -
Confluence
North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 47 (92.16%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (84.31%) JIRA
3 31 (60.78%) Finance
4 22 (43.14%) Banking
4 22 (43.14%) Jenkins
5 20 (39.22%) DevOps
5 20 (39.22%) Risk Management
6 18 (35.29%) Java
6 18 (35.29%) Waterfall
7 17 (33.33%) Investment Banking
7 17 (33.33%) Wealth Management
8 16 (31.37%) Law
8 16 (31.37%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (29.41%) Bitbucket
9 15 (29.41%) Python
10 14 (27.45%) OpenShift
10 14 (27.45%) REST
10 14 (27.45%) Sonatype Nexus
11 13 (25.49%) SDLC
11 13 (25.49%) Opscode Chef
11 13 (25.49%) SQL
11 13 (25.49%) Scrum
12 12 (23.53%) Linux
12 12 (23.53%) Software Delivery
13 11 (21.57%) TDD
14 10 (19.61%) Docker
15 9 (17.65%) SonarQube
15 9 (17.65%) SOAP
15 9 (17.65%) Windows
15 9 (17.65%) Internet

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 (15.69%) JBoss
2 6 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (27.45%) OpenShift
2 7 (13.73%) Trello
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.88%) BrowserStack
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) Internet
2 5 (9.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) DB2
2 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
2 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 43 (84.31%) JIRA
2 22 (43.14%) Jenkins
3 15 (29.41%) Bitbucket
4 14 (27.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (17.65%) SonarQube
6 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
7 7 (13.73%) Pivotal Tracker
7 7 (13.73%) Selenium
8 6 (11.76%) Cucumber
9 3 (5.88%) SoapUI
9 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
9 3 (5.88%) WebDriver
10 2 (3.92%) Bower
10 2 (3.92%) JUnit
10 2 (3.92%) NuGet
10 2 (3.92%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (3.92%) Zephyr
11 1 (1.96%) Ant
11 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
General
1 31 (60.78%) Finance
2 22 (43.14%) Banking
3 17 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 16 (31.37%) Law
5 2 (3.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Lead Business Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (7.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.88%) QA Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) QA Test Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (3.92%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (3.92%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Lead Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) REST
2 9 (17.65%) Middleware
2 9 (17.65%) SOAP
3 7 (13.73%) jQuery
4 6 (11.76%) Spring
5 5 (9.80%) JSON
5 5 (9.80%) Spring Boot
5 5 (9.80%) Spring Cloud
5 5 (9.80%) Web Services
5 5 (9.80%) XML
6 4 (7.84%) OAuth
7 3 (5.88%) LDAP
7 3 (5.88%) ODBC
8 2 (3.92%) .NET
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.92%) HTML
8 2 (3.92%) RESTful
8 2 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.92%) YAML
9 1 (1.96%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Fintech
2 3 (5.88%) Internet of Things
2 3 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 3 (5.88%) Online Banking
2 3 (5.88%) User Experience
3 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.96%) PKI
4 1 (1.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Linux
2 9 (17.65%) Windows
3 7 (13.73%) Unix
4 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Android
5 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.96%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (92.16%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) DevOps
2 20 (39.22%) Risk Management
3 18 (35.29%) Waterfall
4 17 (33.33%) Wealth Management
5 16 (31.37%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (25.49%) Scrum
6 13 (25.49%) SDLC
7 12 (23.53%) Software Delivery
8 11 (21.57%) TDD
9 9 (17.65%) Project Management
10 8 (15.69%) BDD
10 8 (15.69%) OO
10 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
11 7 (13.73%) Migration
12 5 (9.80%) Coaching
12 5 (9.80%) Project Governance
12 5 (9.80%) Test Strategy
13 4 (7.84%) API Design
13 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) Java
2 15 (29.41%) Python
3 13 (25.49%) SQL
4 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.73%) Perl
4 7 (13.73%) Shell Script
5 5 (9.80%) C#
6 2 (3.92%) Groovy
6 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.96%) PHP
7 1 (1.96%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.96%) PHP 7
7 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.96%) VB
7 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Sun Certification
2 3 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (25.49%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (11.76%) Kubernetes
3 4 (7.84%) Nagios
4 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Oracle
2 6 (11.76%) CA Agile Central
2 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.80%) Atlassian
4 4 (7.84%) Apigee
4 4 (7.84%) MuleSoft
5 3 (5.88%) AppDynamics
5 3 (5.88%) Sun
6 2 (3.92%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) CA
7 1 (1.96%) IBM
7 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.96%) Zend