Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 326 305
Rank change year-on-year +104 -21 +14
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 105 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.04% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.79% 0.86% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 73 16 12
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £44,738 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.18% +11.84% -9.60%
10th Percentile £29,250 £36,250 £25,800
90th Percentile £56,375 £52,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1547 1855 1664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.27% 16.23% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1295 1476 1349
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% - -
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,750 £23,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in the West Midlands

Confluence
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Confluence in the West Midlands

Confluence
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Salary histogram for Confluence in the West Midlands

Confluence
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the West Midlands 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
Coventry +41 30 £50,500 +34.67% 2
Shropshire +9 18 £42,500 -7.85% 3
Wolverhampton - 11 £30,500 -
Staffordshire +21 10 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Warwickshire +7 9 £35,000 +27.27%
Herefordshire - 8 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 8 £50,000 - 1
Confluence
England

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 102 (97.14%) JIRA
2 88 (83.81%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (59.05%) Java
4 44 (41.90%) Subversion
5 37 (35.24%) HTML
6 36 (34.29%) JavaScript
7 35 (33.33%) Oracle
8 33 (31.43%) MySQL
9 32 (30.48%) SDLC
10 30 (28.57%) REST
11 28 (26.67%) Puppet
11 28 (26.67%) TeamCity
11 28 (26.67%) XML
11 28 (26.67%) Ansible
12 27 (25.71%) Docker
12 27 (25.71%) SOAP
12 27 (25.71%) NoSQL
13 25 (23.81%) AngularJS
13 25 (23.81%) Maven
13 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared
13 25 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
14 24 (22.86%) Unix
14 24 (22.86%) PHP
15 23 (21.90%) SQL
15 23 (21.90%) Hibernate
15 23 (21.90%) Spring
16 22 (20.95%) Enterprise Software
17 21 (20.00%) JSON
18 20 (19.05%) Scrum
18 20 (19.05%) Windows

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 12 (11.43%) Apache
2 8 (7.62%) CMS
3 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.95%) IIS
3 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.95%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.29%) SaaS
2 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.76%) GitHub
4 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.95%) IaaS
5 1 (0.95%) Office 365
5 1 (0.95%) PaaS
5 1 (0.95%) Slack
5 1 (0.95%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.29%) ATM
2 4 (3.81%) Profibus
3 3 (2.86%) HTTP
4 2 (1.90%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.95%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.95%) Internet
5 1 (0.95%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (31.43%) MySQL
2 27 (25.71%) NoSQL
3 25 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (16.19%) SQL Server
5 9 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (7.62%) Big Data
7 1 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.95%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (0.95%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 102 (97.14%) JIRA
2 44 (41.90%) Subversion
3 28 (26.67%) TeamCity
4 25 (23.81%) Maven
5 18 (17.14%) Git (software)
6 17 (16.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (14.29%) Selenium
8 14 (13.33%) ClearQuest
8 14 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
9 13 (12.38%) Cucumber
10 10 (9.52%) Android Studio
10 10 (9.52%) Xcode
11 9 (8.57%) Jenkins
11 9 (8.57%) Zephyr
12 8 (7.62%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (5.71%) Bitbucket
14 4 (3.81%) SonarQube
14 4 (3.81%) WebDriver
15 3 (2.86%) Artifactory
15 3 (2.86%) GoCD
General
1 8 (7.62%) Finance
2 4 (3.81%) Electronics
3 3 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Retail
4 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (31.43%) Developer
2 19 (18.10%) Analyst
3 15 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 15 (14.29%) Tester
4 10 (9.52%) Android Developer
4 10 (9.52%) Applications Developer
4 10 (9.52%) iOS Android Developer
4 10 (9.52%) iOS Developer
4 10 (9.52%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 10 (9.52%) Mobile Developer
4 10 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 9 (8.57%) Coordinator
5 9 (8.57%) Test Coordinator
5 9 (8.57%) UAT Coordinator
6 8 (7.62%) Business Systems Analyst
6 8 (7.62%) QA Tester
6 8 (7.62%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (6.67%) Android Tester
7 7 (6.67%) Linux Support
7 7 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (35.24%) HTML
2 30 (28.57%) REST
3 28 (26.67%) XML
4 27 (25.71%) SOAP
5 25 (23.81%) AngularJS
6 23 (21.90%) Hibernate
6 23 (21.90%) Spring
7 21 (20.00%) JSON
8 12 (11.43%) CSS
9 11 (10.48%) .NET
9 11 (10.48%) OAuth
9 11 (10.48%) Web Services
10 10 (9.52%) Android SDK
10 10 (9.52%) iOS SDK
10 10 (9.52%) SAML
11 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET
12 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (4.76%) J2EE
13 3 (2.86%) .NET Framework
13 3 (2.86%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.95%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (17.14%) Mobile App
3 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (9.52%) User Experience
5 7 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (2.86%) Fintech
7 3 (2.86%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.95%) Clustering
8 1 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.95%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.86%) Unix
2 20 (19.05%) Windows
3 18 (17.14%) Android
3 18 (17.14%) Apple iOS
3 18 (17.14%) Linux
4 4 (3.81%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (83.81%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (30.48%) SDLC
3 20 (19.05%) Collaborative Working
3 20 (19.05%) Scrum
4 19 (18.10%) Configuration Management
5 18 (17.14%) E-Commerce
5 18 (17.14%) Test Automation
6 14 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (11.43%) Unit Testing
8 11 (10.48%) CRM
9 10 (9.52%) Android Development
9 10 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (9.52%) iOS Development
10 9 (8.57%) Logistics
10 9 (8.57%) OO
10 9 (8.57%) Software Testing
10 9 (8.57%) Test Management
11 8 (7.62%) Six Sigma
11 8 (7.62%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (59.05%) Java
2 36 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 24 (22.86%) PHP
4 23 (21.90%) SQL
5 11 (10.48%) C#
6 10 (9.52%) Apple Swift
6 10 (9.52%) Objective-C
7 6 (5.71%) C
7 6 (5.71%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.76%) Python
9 4 (3.81%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.86%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.90%) Delphi
11 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.90%) Ruby
12 1 (0.95%) Perl
12 1 (0.95%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.29%) ISEB
3 14 (13.33%) ISTQB
4 9 (8.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.48%) QA
2 9 (8.57%) GDPR
3 4 (3.81%) IEC 61508
3 4 (3.81%) IEC 62304
3 4 (3.81%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (25.71%) Docker
2 12 (11.43%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (26.67%) Ansible
1 28 (26.67%) Puppet
2 4 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (33.33%) Oracle
2 19 (18.10%) Atlassian
3 13 (12.38%) IBM
4 12 (11.43%) BMC
4 12 (11.43%) CollabNet
4 12 (11.43%) Serena
4 12 (11.43%) Sonatype
5 9 (8.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.81%) Coverity
7 2 (1.90%) Citrix
7 2 (1.90%) HP
7 2 (1.90%) New Relic
8 1 (0.95%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.95%) Cognos
8 1 (0.95%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.95%) Informatica
8 1 (0.95%) Perforce
8 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.95%) VMware
8 1 (0.95%) Xamarin