Period
to 25 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 177 144 153
Rank change year-on-year -33 +9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 66 17 120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.17% 0.65% 1.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.68% 6.20% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 86
10th Percentile £44,400 £46,375 £38,125
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -14.16%
75th Percentile £65,375 £55,795 £58,750
90th Percentile £82,125 £60,875 £64,375
North West median annual salary £45,000 £49,157 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.46% +3.49% -5.00%

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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 565 274 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 10.05% 10.43% 12.81%
Number of salaries quoted 426 244 648
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,650 £27,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,750 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.29% +7.65% -3.41%
75th Percentile £62,188 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Manchester

Confluence
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Confluence in Manchester.

Salary trend for Confluence in Manchester

Confluence
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Confluence in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Confluence in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 65 (98.48%) JIRA
2 47 (71.21%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (59.09%) Scrum
4 34 (51.52%) DevOps
5 32 (48.48%) Docker
6 26 (39.39%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 26 (39.39%) Linux
6 26 (39.39%) Python
7 25 (37.88%) Ansible
8 24 (36.36%) Java
9 23 (34.85%) Jenkins
10 22 (33.33%) Test Automation
10 22 (33.33%) Mentoring
10 22 (33.33%) Data Science
10 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
11 21 (31.82%) Oracle
11 21 (31.82%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 20 (30.30%) DevSecOps
12 20 (30.30%) Cyber Intelligence
12 20 (30.30%) CentOS
12 20 (30.30%) Machine Learning
13 19 (28.79%) Kafka
13 19 (28.79%) Azure
13 19 (28.79%) Red Hat
14 18 (27.27%) OO
14 18 (27.27%) SDLC
15 16 (24.24%) Git (software)
15 16 (24.24%) Analytics
16 15 (22.73%) OOD
16 15 (22.73%) C

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.06%) Apache
3 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.52%) CMS
4 1 (1.52%) Drupal
4 1 (1.52%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) Kentico
4 1 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle CRM
1 8 (12.12%) ResourceLink
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (28.79%) Azure
2 15 (22.73%) AWS
3 12 (18.18%) GCP
4 5 (7.58%) GitHub
5 4 (6.06%) Collibra
6 1 (1.52%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (1.52%) AWS Fargate
6 1 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.52%) Datadog
6 1 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.52%) Serverless
6 1 (1.52%) Slack
6 1 (1.52%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) Firewall
1 9 (13.64%) IPv4
1 9 (13.64%) OSPF
1 9 (13.64%) VLAN
1 9 (13.64%) VPN
2 5 (7.58%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) Network Security
3 1 (1.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) Big Data
2 6 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.58%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.06%) DataStage
4 4 (6.06%) DB2
4 4 (6.06%) HBase
4 4 (6.06%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (6.06%) Metadata
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.52%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.52%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.52%) MySQL
6 1 (1.52%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 65 (98.48%) JIRA
2 23 (34.85%) Jenkins
3 16 (24.24%) Git (software)
4 12 (18.18%) Zephyr
5 10 (15.15%) Subversion
6 4 (6.06%) IBM UrbanCode
7 3 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (3.03%) Artifactory
8 2 (3.03%) Bitbucket
8 2 (3.03%) Maven
8 2 (3.03%) Selenium
8 2 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.52%) Cypress.io
9 1 (1.52%) git-flow
9 1 (1.52%) GitLab
9 1 (1.52%) Postman
9 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Legal
3 4 (6.06%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Retail
4 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.55%) Social Skills
5 2 (3.03%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.52%) Games
6 1 (1.52%) Law
6 1 (1.52%) Marketing
6 1 (1.52%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) Software Engineer
2 15 (22.73%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.12%) Test Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Digital Project Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Lead Cloud Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Functional Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Functional Test Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Test Leader
8 3 (4.55%) Agile Delivery Lead
9 2 (3.03%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.79%) Kafka
2 15 (22.73%) Apache NiFi
3 13 (19.70%) Web Services
4 5 (7.58%) React
5 4 (6.06%) Apache Flex
6 3 (4.55%) Node.js
7 2 (3.03%) .NET
7 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.03%) CSS
7 2 (3.03%) HTML
8 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.52%) COM
8 1 (1.52%) Express
8 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.52%) J2EE
8 1 (1.52%) jQuery
8 1 (1.52%) Kendo UI
8 1 (1.52%) REST
8 1 (1.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Public Cloud
2 11 (16.67%) Cyberattack
3 6 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (7.58%) Cloud Native
4 5 (7.58%) User Experience
5 4 (6.06%) Mainframe
5 4 (6.06%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) Industry 4.0
6 1 (1.52%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.52%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (1.52%) Life Science
6 1 (1.52%) NHS
6 1 (1.52%) Online Games
6 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 26 (39.39%) Linux
2 20 (30.30%) CentOS
3 15 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (9.09%) Windows
5 5 (7.58%) Ubuntu
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Server
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (71.21%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (59.09%) Scrum
3 34 (51.52%) DevOps
4 26 (39.39%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 22 (33.33%) Data Science
5 22 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 22 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 21 (31.82%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 20 (30.30%) Cyber Intelligence
7 20 (30.30%) DevSecOps
7 20 (30.30%) Machine Learning
8 18 (27.27%) OO
8 18 (27.27%) SDLC
9 16 (24.24%) Analytics
10 15 (22.73%) Microservices
10 15 (22.73%) OOD
11 12 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
11 12 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (16.67%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 26 (39.39%) Python
2 24 (36.36%) Java
3 15 (22.73%) C
3 15 (22.73%) C++
4 9 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 9 (13.64%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.55%) SQL
6 2 (3.03%) C#
6 2 (3.03%) Go
6 2 (3.03%) Scala
6 2 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) GIAC
1 4 (6.06%) RHCE
2 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) APMP
3 1 (1.52%) CEH
3 1 (1.52%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.52%) PMP
3 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 32 (48.48%) Docker
2 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (37.88%) Ansible
2 10 (15.15%) Puppet
3 6 (9.09%) Kubernetes
4 4 (6.06%) Istio
5 3 (4.55%) Terraform
6 1 (1.52%) Consul
6 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.52%) Packer
Vendors
1 21 (31.82%) Oracle
2 19 (28.79%) Red Hat
3 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
4 12 (18.18%) Cognizant
5 10 (15.15%) VMware
6 9 (13.64%) Google
7 4 (6.06%) Ab Initio
7 4 (6.06%) IBM
7 4 (6.06%) Teradata
8 2 (3.03%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.52%) Adobe
9 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.52%) Pega
9 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.52%) webMethods