Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 257 236
Rank change year-on-year +28 -21 +17
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 59 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.74% 0.43% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.34% 2.24% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 41 23 30
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +37.50%
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -18.18% +37.50%

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 1360 1431 1286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.15% 19.10% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1163 1263 1037
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Manchester

Confluence
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Confluence in Manchester

Confluence
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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
Altrincham - 2 £42,000 -
Confluence
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 58 (98.31%) JIRA
2 37 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (42.37%) Java
3 25 (42.37%) Git (software)
4 23 (38.98%) DevOps
4 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
5 22 (37.29%) HTML
5 22 (37.29%) Scrum
6 17 (28.81%) Spring
7 16 (27.12%) TDD
7 16 (27.12%) MVC
7 16 (27.12%) SQL
7 16 (27.12%) CSS
7 16 (27.12%) Security Cleared
8 15 (25.42%) C
9 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
10 13 (22.03%) OO
10 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
11 12 (20.34%) Degree
11 12 (20.34%) Jenkins
12 11 (18.64%) LESS
12 11 (18.64%) User Experience
12 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (18.64%) React
12 11 (18.64%) SDLC
12 11 (18.64%) Time Management
12 11 (18.64%) Open Source
12 11 (18.64%) hybris
12 11 (18.64%) Python
12 11 (18.64%) SAP

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 4 (6.78%) Apache
1 4 (6.78%) Apache Spark
1 4 (6.78%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 11 (18.64%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) GitHub
2 2 (3.39%) BlazeMeter
2 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.39%) IaaS
2 2 (3.39%) SaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.69%) BrowserStack
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.69%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) Endeca
2 5 (8.47%) MySQL
3 4 (6.78%) CouchDB
3 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.39%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.69%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 58 (98.31%) JIRA
2 25 (42.37%) Git (software)
3 12 (20.34%) Jenkins
4 10 (16.95%) Bitbucket
4 10 (16.95%) JUnit
5 8 (13.56%) Selenium
6 7 (11.86%) Cucumber
7 5 (8.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (8.47%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (8.47%) SpecFlow
8 4 (6.78%) EasyMock
8 4 (6.78%) JMeter
8 4 (6.78%) Vagrant
9 3 (5.08%) Appium
9 3 (5.08%) Maven
9 3 (5.08%) NUnit
9 3 (5.08%) TestNG
9 3 (5.08%) Zephyr
10 2 (3.39%) Calabash
10 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (11.86%) Military
2 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Games
3 3 (5.08%) Law
3 3 (5.08%) Legal
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Developer
2 11 (18.64%) Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.95%) Java Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Business Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Agile Business Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Agile Product Owner
5 7 (11.86%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Product Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Product Business Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Product Owner
6 6 (10.17%) PHP Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Incident Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.29%) HTML
2 17 (28.81%) Spring
3 16 (27.12%) CSS
4 11 (18.64%) LESS
4 11 (18.64%) React
5 10 (16.95%) Hibernate
5 10 (16.95%) J2EE
6 9 (15.25%) jQuery
7 8 (13.56%) Web Services
8 5 (8.47%) RESTful
8 5 (8.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (6.78%) CSS3
9 4 (6.78%) EJB
9 4 (6.78%) HTML5
9 4 (6.78%) Java EE
9 4 (6.78%) JSF
10 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
10 3 (5.08%) Spring Boot
11 2 (3.39%) Elastic Stack
11 2 (3.39%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (18.64%) User Experience
2 4 (6.78%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (6.78%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.78%) Wiki
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Fintech
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) CentOS
2 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Android
3 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.98%) DevOps
3 22 (37.29%) Scrum
4 16 (27.12%) MVC
4 16 (27.12%) TDD
5 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
6 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
6 13 (22.03%) OO
7 11 (18.64%) Open Source
7 11 (18.64%) SDLC
7 11 (18.64%) Time Management
8 10 (16.95%) ITIL
8 10 (16.95%) Re-Platforming
8 10 (16.95%) Service Delivery
8 10 (16.95%) Test Automation
9 9 (15.25%) BDD
9 9 (15.25%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (11.86%) Coaching
10 7 (11.86%) Information Security
11 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (42.37%) Java
2 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
3 16 (27.12%) SQL
4 15 (25.42%) C
5 11 (18.64%) ES6
5 11 (18.64%) Python
6 9 (15.25%) PHP
7 7 (11.86%) C#
8 4 (6.78%) C++
9 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.39%) GraphQL
10 2 (3.39%) Ruby
10 2 (3.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (27.12%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.34%) Degree
3 10 (16.95%) DV Cleared
4 7 (11.86%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) hybris
1 11 (18.64%) SAP
2 10 (16.95%) BroadVision
3 7 (11.86%) Atlassian
4 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.08%) Cloudera
5 3 (5.08%) HP
6 2 (3.39%) Aquila
7 1 (1.69%) IBM
7 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle