Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 94 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 - -
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 10 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.23% 0.49% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.36% 3.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Staffordshire median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £37,500 £43,619
% change year-on-year +18.67% -14.03% -3.07%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 88 134 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.82% 13.11% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 65 115 184
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,571 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.42% +1.63% +7.69%
10th Percentile £24,270 £21,250 £19,825
90th Percentile £54,750 £55,000 £50,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -4.00%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Staffordshire

Confluence
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Confluence in Staffordshire

Confluence
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
Tamworth - 6 £48,500 -
Stafford +19 3 £38,750 -13.89%
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £40,000 -
Confluence
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
2 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (60.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 5 (50.00%) User Experience
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (40.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (30.00%) Kanban
5 3 (30.00%) OAuth
5 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (30.00%) Bitbucket
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (30.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (20.00%) JSON
6 2 (20.00%) LINQ
6 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (20.00%) Finance

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Online Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) OAuth
1 3 (30.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) LINQ
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (10.00%) Akka.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Kanban
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (10.00%) CQRS
6 1 (10.00%) Expense Management
6 1 (10.00%) High Availability
6 1 (10.00%) OWASP
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 8583
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft