Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 45 51
Rank change year-on-year +15 +6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 27 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 7.80% 4.32% 1.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.75% 16.98% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 10
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,738
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.00% -10.53%
10th Percentile £25,250 £36,368 £40,125
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,375 £54,125
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £44,738
% change year-on-year +6.67% -16.18% +11.84%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 80 106 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 23.12% 25.42% 18.69%
Number of salaries quoted 26 74 80
Shropshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £44,694
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -10.50% +62.52%
10th Percentile £23,375 £19,525 £24,125
90th Percentile £57,500 £71,500 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Shropshire

Confluence
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Confluence in Shropshire

Confluence
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Shropshire over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Confluence in Shropshire

Confluence
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Telford +9 27 £40,000 -5.88% 15
Confluence
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (100.00%) JIRA
2 15 (55.56%) Scrum
2 15 (55.56%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
4 13 (48.15%) Windows
4 13 (48.15%) Atlassian
5 11 (40.74%) DevOps
6 10 (37.04%) Terraform
6 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
6 10 (37.04%) GoCD
6 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
6 10 (37.04%) nginx
6 10 (37.04%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (37.04%) Bitbucket
6 10 (37.04%) Vagrant
6 10 (37.04%) Ansible
6 10 (37.04%) Bash Shell
6 10 (37.04%) REST
6 10 (37.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (37.04%) Ruby
6 10 (37.04%) Subversion
6 10 (37.04%) Linux
6 10 (37.04%) Apache
6 10 (37.04%) Perl
6 10 (37.04%) SQL
6 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
6 10 (37.04%) Python
6 10 (37.04%) DNS

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 10 (37.04%) Apache
1 10 (37.04%) nginx
1 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.70%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) SAP FI-CA
1 4 (14.81%) SAP PSCD
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) DNS
1 10 (37.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (100.00%) JIRA
2 15 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
4 10 (37.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (37.04%) Bitbucket
4 10 (37.04%) GoCD
4 10 (37.04%) Subversion
4 10 (37.04%) Vagrant
5 5 (18.52%) Selenium
5 5 (18.52%) SoapUI
6 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
1 8 (29.63%) Applications Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Test Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) JIRA Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum Master
6 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) REST
2 6 (22.22%) HTML
3 5 (18.52%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) Laravel
3 5 (18.52%) XML
4 4 (14.81%) JSON
4 4 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (14.81%) SOAP
5 2 (7.41%) Web Services
6 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Scrum
3 11 (40.74%) DevOps
4 10 (37.04%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (25.93%) Waterfall
7 6 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (22.22%) Defect Management
7 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 5 (18.52%) API Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Microservices
8 5 (18.52%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (18.52%) Web Development
9 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (14.81%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (14.81%) SDLC
9 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
10 3 (11.11%) MVC
10 3 (11.11%) OO
10 3 (11.11%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) Bash Shell
2 10 (37.04%) Perl
2 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
2 10 (37.04%) Python
2 10 (37.04%) Ruby
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) Groovy
4 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) ISEB
1 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
1 5 (18.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.70%) APMP
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Ansible
1 10 (37.04%) Terraform
2 1 (3.70%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Atlassian
2 4 (14.81%) SAP
3 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft