Period
to 18 April 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 18 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 146 145 150
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 +56
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 55 79 120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.47% 1.66% 1.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.91% 12.17% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 77
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £41,250
25th Percentile £45,625 £40,000 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £51,880 £52,133
Median % change year-on-year +15.65% -0.49% -13.11%
75th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £78,750 £85,000
North West median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £49,621
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.80% -0.76%

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 504 649 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.51% 13.64% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 416 484 733
10th Percentile £36,000 £27,650 £25,050
25th Percentile £41,250 £34,923 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £78,125 £70,000 £78,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 18 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Confluence in Manchester

Confluence
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 April 2021. 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
Stockport +8 4 £67,500 +30.11%
Oldham - 2 £52,120 -
Confluence
North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 55 (100.00%) JIRA
2 41 (74.55%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (69.09%) Scrum
4 37 (67.27%) Linux
5 30 (54.55%) AWS
5 30 (54.55%) DevOps
6 26 (47.27%) Git (software)
7 25 (45.45%) Azure
8 21 (38.18%) Docker
8 21 (38.18%) PowerShell
8 21 (38.18%) Java
8 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
9 20 (36.36%) Red Hat
9 20 (36.36%) Python
9 20 (36.36%) Ansible
9 20 (36.36%) Machine Learning
10 19 (34.55%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 19 (34.55%) Data Science
10 19 (34.55%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 19 (34.55%) DevSecOps
11 18 (32.73%) Cyber Intelligence
11 18 (32.73%) Terraform
11 18 (32.73%) Puppet
11 18 (32.73%) Web Services
11 18 (32.73%) Software Engineering
12 16 (29.09%) Atlassian
12 16 (29.09%) ITIL
12 16 (29.09%) Oracle
12 16 (29.09%) SDLC
13 15 (27.27%) JavaScript

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 3 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 30 (54.55%) AWS
2 25 (45.45%) Azure
3 3 (5.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (5.45%) SaaS
4 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.64%) Slack
5 1 (1.82%) GCP
5 1 (1.82%) IaaS
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) Firewall
1 14 (25.45%) IPv4
1 14 (25.45%) OSPF
1 14 (25.45%) VLAN
1 14 (25.45%) VPN
2 2 (3.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) Big Data
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.45%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 55 (100.00%) JIRA
2 26 (47.27%) Git (software)
3 15 (27.27%) Subversion
4 12 (21.82%) Jenkins
5 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 4 (7.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (7.27%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.64%) JMeter
7 2 (3.64%) LoadRunner
7 2 (3.64%) NeoLoad
7 2 (3.64%) TestRail
8 1 (1.82%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.82%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.82%) Selenium
8 1 (1.82%) SilkPerformer
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
1 4 (7.27%) Legal
2 2 (3.64%) Housing Association
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Social Science
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Developer
2 14 (25.45%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 14 (25.45%) Linux Engineer
2 14 (25.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 14 (25.45%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Lead Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Lead Java Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Applications Support
6 4 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Applications Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Applications Support
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Angular Developer
7 3 (5.45%) AWS Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) Web Services
2 12 (21.82%) CSS
2 12 (21.82%) HTML
3 11 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 11 (20.00%) Java EE
4 6 (10.91%) .NET
4 6 (10.91%) Apache NiFi
4 6 (10.91%) Kafka
5 5 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 5 (9.09%) XML
6 4 (7.27%) SOAP
6 4 (7.27%) XSLT
7 3 (5.45%) JSON
7 3 (5.45%) Node.js
8 2 (3.64%) React
9 1 (1.82%) Doctrine
9 1 (1.82%) HTML5
9 1 (1.82%) Laravel
9 1 (1.82%) Sass
9 1 (1.82%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Public Cloud
2 13 (23.64%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.27%) Cyberattack
4 3 (5.45%) Clustering
5 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.64%) e-Learning
5 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.82%) User Experience
6 1 (1.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (67.27%) Linux
2 15 (27.27%) Unix
3 13 (23.64%) Android
3 13 (23.64%) Apple iOS
4 6 (10.91%) CentOS
4 6 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.45%) Windows
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (74.55%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (69.09%) Scrum
3 30 (54.55%) DevOps
4 20 (36.36%) Machine Learning
5 19 (34.55%) Data Science
5 19 (34.55%) DevSecOps
5 19 (34.55%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 19 (34.55%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 18 (32.73%) Cyber Intelligence
6 18 (32.73%) Software Engineering
7 16 (29.09%) ITIL
7 16 (29.09%) SDLC
8 14 (25.45%) Configuration Management
8 14 (25.45%) Infrastructure as Code
8 14 (25.45%) Service Management
8 14 (25.45%) Software Testing
8 14 (25.45%) Task Automation
9 12 (21.82%) Product Roadmap
10 11 (20.00%) Android Development
10 11 (20.00%) Sprint Retrospective
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.18%) Java
1 21 (38.18%) PowerShell
2 20 (36.36%) Python
3 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 14 (25.45%) Bash Shell
5 6 (10.91%) C
5 6 (10.91%) C++
5 6 (10.91%) SQL
6 5 (9.09%) C#
7 4 (7.27%) PHP
7 4 (7.27%) XPath
8 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.82%) ES6
9 1 (1.82%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) GIAC
1 14 (25.45%) RHCE
2 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) ISEB
2 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) CSPO
3 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 21 (38.18%) Docker
2 14 (25.45%) VMware ESXi
2 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (36.36%) Ansible
2 18 (32.73%) Puppet
2 18 (32.73%) Terraform
3 3 (5.45%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (5.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
2 20 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 16 (29.09%) Atlassian
3 16 (29.09%) Oracle
4 14 (25.45%) VMware
5 4 (7.27%) AppDynamics
6 2 (3.64%) Sage
6 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.82%) Freshdesk
7 1 (1.82%) Spiceworks