Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 290 264
Rank change year-on-year +85 -26 +73
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 170 80 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.38% 0.62% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.51% 3.55% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 108 45 62
North West median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -18.18% +43.79%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,450 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,998 2,255 1,959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.23% 17.57% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,583 1,887 1,615
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £24,300 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,450 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Confluence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in the North West

Confluence
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Confluence in the North West

Confluence
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in the North West over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Confluence in the North West

Confluence
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 June 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
Manchester +66 108 £60,000 +29.73% 15
Cheshire +22 57 £47,500 +34.75% 8
Merseyside +17 4 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 148 (87.06%) JIRA
2 130 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (48.82%) DevOps
4 79 (46.47%) Jenkins
5 66 (38.82%) Java
6 60 (35.29%) SQL
7 55 (32.35%) Git (software)
8 53 (31.18%) Linux
9 47 (27.65%) Scrum
10 45 (26.47%) Windows
10 45 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
11 39 (22.94%) TeamCity
11 39 (22.94%) SDLC
11 39 (22.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 38 (22.35%) Active Directory
12 38 (22.35%) Microsoft Azure
13 37 (21.76%) Octopus Deploy
13 37 (21.76%) Business Intelligence
14 36 (21.18%) Ansible
15 34 (20.00%) Finance
15 34 (20.00%) IIS
15 34 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
16 33 (19.41%) Banking
16 33 (19.41%) Amazon EC2
16 33 (19.41%) Amazon S3
16 33 (19.41%) Amazon SQS
16 33 (19.41%) Azure Active Directory
17 32 (18.82%) AWS CloudFormation
17 32 (18.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 32 (18.82%) Virtual Machines

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 34 (20.00%) IIS
2 14 (8.24%) Apache
3 11 (6.47%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.12%) JBoss
5 6 (3.53%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.76%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.18%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.59%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.76%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 45 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (22.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (19.41%) Amazon EC2
3 33 (19.41%) Amazon S3
3 33 (19.41%) Amazon SQS
3 33 (19.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 32 (18.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 32 (18.82%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (6.47%) OpenShift
6 7 (4.12%) IaaS
6 7 (4.12%) SaaS
6 7 (4.12%) Trello
7 6 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (2.94%) GitHub
8 5 (2.94%) NuGet
9 4 (2.35%) BrowserStack
10 2 (1.18%) PaaS
10 2 (1.18%) Zapier
11 1 (0.59%) Lucidchart
11 1 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.53%) Internet
2 2 (1.18%) DNS
2 2 (1.18%) NetScaler
2 2 (1.18%) SAN
2 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.59%) ATM
3 1 (0.59%) DHCP
3 1 (0.59%) Firewall
3 1 (0.59%) HTTP
3 1 (0.59%) Skype
3 1 (0.59%) Softphone
3 1 (0.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.82%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (6.47%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.88%) MySQL
4 7 (4.12%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.53%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.35%) Big Data
7 4 (2.35%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.76%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.18%) Endeca
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.18%) Power BI
9 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 148 (87.06%) JIRA
2 79 (46.47%) Jenkins
3 55 (32.35%) Git (software)
4 39 (22.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 39 (22.94%) TeamCity
5 37 (21.76%) Octopus Deploy
6 30 (17.65%) Bitbucket
7 24 (14.12%) SonarQube
8 21 (12.35%) Sonatype Nexus
9 17 (10.00%) JUnit
10 14 (8.24%) Cucumber
10 14 (8.24%) Selenium
11 9 (5.29%) SoapUI
12 7 (4.12%) Maven
12 7 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (3.53%) CA Release Automation
13 6 (3.53%) Gradle
13 6 (3.53%) IntelliJ
13 6 (3.53%) Subversion
14 5 (2.94%) Spock
General
1 34 (20.00%) Finance
2 33 (19.41%) Banking
3 28 (16.47%) Investment Banking
4 27 (15.88%) Law
5 5 (2.94%) Games
6 4 (2.35%) Retail
7 3 (1.76%) Back Office
8 2 (1.18%) Marketing
9 1 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.59%) Legal
9 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (20.59%) Developer
2 32 (18.82%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (14.12%) Analyst
4 15 (8.82%) DevOps Manager
5 13 (7.65%) Java Developer
6 12 (7.06%) Software Engineer
7 10 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 10 (5.88%) Java Engineer
8 9 (5.29%) Project Manager
8 9 (5.29%) Test Analyst
9 8 (4.71%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (4.71%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.71%) Software Developer
10 7 (4.12%) Java Software Engineer
10 7 (4.12%) Lead Developer
10 7 (4.12%) Senior Test Analyst
11 6 (3.53%) Tester
12 5 (2.94%) PHP Developer
13 4 (2.35%) Software Development Manager
13 4 (2.35%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.76%) Spring
2 18 (10.59%) HTML
3 15 (8.82%) Web Services
4 14 (8.24%) REST
4 14 (8.24%) XML
5 11 (6.47%) jQuery
6 10 (5.88%) CSS
6 10 (5.88%) JSON
6 10 (5.88%) Middleware
6 10 (5.88%) Spring Boot
7 9 (5.29%) SOAP
8 7 (4.12%) Java EE
8 7 (4.12%) JSF
8 7 (4.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (4.12%) Velocity
9 6 (3.53%) Hibernate
9 6 (3.53%) JMS
9 6 (3.53%) RESTful
10 5 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (2.94%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.24%) Private Cloud
2 16 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.24%) Wiki
4 8 (4.71%) PKI
5 7 (4.12%) Mainframe
6 6 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.53%) User Experience
7 5 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.94%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.76%) Fintech
9 2 (1.18%) Clustering
9 2 (1.18%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.59%) EMV
10 1 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.59%) IVR
10 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Licensing
10 1 (0.59%) Tandem
10 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 53 (31.18%) Linux
2 45 (26.47%) Windows
3 15 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (5.29%) CentOS
5 6 (3.53%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.94%) Unix
7 4 (2.35%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.76%) Android
8 3 (1.76%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (48.82%) DevOps
3 47 (27.65%) Scrum
4 39 (22.94%) SDLC
5 37 (21.76%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (18.82%) Network Virtualisation
7 32 (18.82%) Software Engineering
8 31 (18.24%) TDD
9 30 (17.65%) Risk Management
10 29 (17.06%) Test Automation
11 28 (16.47%) Wealth Management
12 23 (13.53%) Waterfall
13 22 (12.94%) Coaching
14 21 (12.35%) OO
14 21 (12.35%) Unit Testing
15 20 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (11.18%) BDD
17 16 (9.41%) Microservices
17 16 (9.41%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 66 (38.82%) Java
2 60 (35.29%) SQL
3 23 (13.53%) Python
4 15 (8.82%) C#
5 14 (8.24%) C
6 11 (6.47%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.12%) Java 8
8 6 (3.53%) C++
8 6 (3.53%) Perl
8 6 (3.53%) PHP
9 4 (2.35%) Ruby
9 4 (2.35%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.76%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.18%) ES6
11 2 (1.18%) Go
12 1 (0.59%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.59%) VB
12 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (8.82%) Degree
2 9 (5.29%) Sun Certification
3 7 (4.12%) ISEB
3 7 (4.12%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.53%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.94%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.59%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.59%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.59%) CBAP
8 1 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.59%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.59%) IIBA
8 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.59%) MCP
8 1 (0.59%) MCSE
8 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.82%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.59%) PMO
System Software
1 38 (22.35%) Active Directory
2 32 (18.82%) Virtual Machines
3 27 (15.88%) Docker
4 3 (1.76%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.76%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.76%) vSphere
5 2 (1.18%) Firmware
5 2 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 36 (21.18%) Ansible
2 19 (11.18%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (7.65%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.35%) WSUS
5 3 (1.76%) Nagios
6 2 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.18%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.18%) Puppet
6 2 (1.18%) SCOM
7 1 (0.59%) FlexNet
Vendors
1 32 (18.82%) New Relic
1 32 (18.82%) Trend Micro
2 20 (11.76%) Oracle
3 15 (8.82%) Red Hat
4 13 (7.65%) Atlassian
5 11 (6.47%) Microsoft
6 9 (5.29%) Sun
7 5 (2.94%) Aquila
8 4 (2.35%) CA Agile Central
8 4 (2.35%) Cognizant
8 4 (2.35%) Google
8 4 (2.35%) HP
8 4 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.35%) Splunk
8 4 (2.35%) Tableau
8 4 (2.35%) WorldPay
9 3 (1.76%) TOWER Software
9 3 (1.76%) VMware
10 2 (1.18%) Citrix
10 2 (1.18%) Veritas