The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Confluence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 89 87
Rank change year-on-year +19 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 2 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.28% 0.36% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.75% 2.07% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 11
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +26.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £43,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.52% +10.55%  

Confluence is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 114 193 177
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 15.99% 17.26% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 101 174 159
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £44,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Confluence as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in South Wales

Confluence
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Confluence in South Wales

Confluence
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +9 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Cardiff +8 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Confluence
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Certification
2 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
2 1 (33.33%) Loki
2 1 (33.33%) Yealink
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Wiki

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
2 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Loki
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BroadSoft
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Polycom
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Sonus
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Yealink