Period
to 17 June 2018

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 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 303 322
Rank change year-on-year +95 +19 -5
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 99 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.05% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.13% 1.13% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 58 13 29
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -18.37% -
10th Percentile £33,375 £35,750 £31,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £51,950 £53,750
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 West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,388 1,413 2,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.77% 14.45% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,078 1,180 1,714
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -2.60%
10th Percentile £24,175 £24,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 17 June 2018.

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 17 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
Shropshire +37 21 £55,000 +50.68% 3
Birmingham +10 20 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Coventry +10 20 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire +16 14 £48,500 +14.12%
Solihull - 9 £50,000 -
Wolverhampton -13 3 £44,500 -
Worcestershire - 3 £50,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 2 £35,000 - 2
Herefordshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 94 (94.95%) JIRA
2 79 (79.80%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (51.52%) Java
4 46 (46.46%) Jenkins
5 39 (39.39%) Subversion
6 38 (38.38%) Atlassian
7 35 (35.35%) Bitbucket
8 33 (33.33%) Scrum
9 30 (30.30%) Git (software)
9 30 (30.30%) Ansible
10 29 (29.29%) SQL
11 26 (26.26%) C#
12 24 (24.24%) DevOps
13 23 (23.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 23 (23.23%) REST
13 23 (23.23%) TeamCity
14 22 (22.22%) JavaScript
14 22 (22.22%) .NET
14 22 (22.22%) MySQL
14 22 (22.22%) Linux
14 22 (22.22%) Python
15 20 (20.20%) Perl
16 19 (19.19%) Windows
16 19 (19.19%) Maven
16 19 (19.19%) Ruby
17 18 (18.18%) nginx
17 18 (18.18%) Bash Shell
17 18 (18.18%) Apache
18 17 (17.17%) Tomcat
18 17 (17.17%) Docker

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 18 (18.18%) Apache
1 18 (18.18%) nginx
2 17 (17.17%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.02%) CMS
4 2 (2.02%) IIS
4 2 (2.02%) JBoss
4 2 (2.02%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.02%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.02%) WordPress
5 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.02%) HipChat
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.09%) GitHub
2 8 (8.08%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (6.06%) SaaS
5 4 (4.04%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (4.04%) Amazon S3
5 4 (4.04%) BrowserStack
5 4 (4.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (3.03%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.01%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.01%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.15%) DNS
1 15 (15.15%) SSL
2 3 (3.03%) ATM
3 2 (2.02%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.02%) SMS
4 1 (1.01%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.01%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.22%) MySQL
2 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
3 12 (12.12%) NoSQL
4 10 (10.10%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 94 (94.95%) JIRA
2 46 (46.46%) Jenkins
3 39 (39.39%) Subversion
4 35 (35.35%) Bitbucket
5 30 (30.30%) Git (software)
6 23 (23.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 23 (23.23%) TeamCity
7 19 (19.19%) Maven
8 16 (16.16%) GoCD
9 15 (15.15%) Vagrant
10 14 (14.14%) Visual Studio
11 4 (4.04%) Appium
11 4 (4.04%) PROIV
11 4 (4.04%) Robot Framework
11 4 (4.04%) Robotium
11 4 (4.04%) Selenium
11 4 (4.04%) TestNG
11 4 (4.04%) WebDriver
12 3 (3.03%) Ant
13 2 (2.02%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (12.12%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Automotive
2 7 (7.07%) German Language
3 6 (6.06%) Retail
4 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.02%) Marketing
5 1 (1.01%) Advertising
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (40.40%) Developer
2 16 (16.16%) .NET Developer
3 14 (14.14%) Software Developer
4 11 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 8 (8.08%) Backend Developer
6 7 (7.07%) Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Business Analyst
7 6 (6.06%) Development Team Leader
7 6 (6.06%) Integration Developer
7 6 (6.06%) Team Leader
8 5 (5.05%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (5.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.05%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Applications Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Development Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Test Development Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.23%) REST
2 22 (22.22%) .NET
3 15 (15.15%) Spring
4 14 (14.14%) AngularJS
4 14 (14.14%) HTML
4 14 (14.14%) OAuth
5 13 (13.13%) Web Services
6 12 (12.12%) Hibernate
7 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET
8 6 (6.06%) .NET Core
8 6 (6.06%) Akka.NET
8 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET Core
9 5 (5.05%) RESTful
9 5 (5.05%) Spring Boot
10 4 (4.04%) SOAP
11 3 (3.03%) jBPM
11 3 (3.03%) Node.js
11 3 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (2.02%) Java EE
12 2 (2.02%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) User Experience
2 12 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 11 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (10.10%) Augmented Reality
5 5 (5.05%) Algorithms
5 5 (5.05%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.01%) Blog
8 1 (1.01%) Robotics
8 1 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.01%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.22%) Linux
2 19 (19.19%) Windows
3 15 (15.15%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.06%) Android
4 6 (6.06%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (79.80%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.33%) Scrum
3 24 (24.24%) DevOps
4 16 (16.16%) Root Cause Analysis
4 16 (16.16%) SDLC
5 13 (13.13%) Kanban
6 12 (12.12%) Collaborative Working
7 11 (11.11%) TDD
7 11 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 10 (10.10%) Software Engineering
9 9 (9.09%) Project Management
9 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (8.08%) Test Automation
10 8 (8.08%) Unit Testing
11 7 (7.07%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (7.07%) Defect Management
11 7 (7.07%) Microservices
11 7 (7.07%) Pair Programming
11 7 (7.07%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (51.52%) Java
2 29 (29.29%) SQL
3 26 (26.26%) C#
4 22 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 22 (22.22%) Python
5 20 (20.20%) Perl
6 19 (19.19%) Ruby
7 18 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 15 (15.15%) PowerShell
9 11 (11.11%) PHP
10 5 (5.05%) VB.NET
11 4 (4.04%) Delphi
11 4 (4.04%) Fortran
11 4 (4.04%) Progress 4GL
11 4 (4.04%) VB
12 3 (3.03%) C++
13 2 (2.02%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (14.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.06%) Degree
3 5 (5.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.03%) ISEB
4 3 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) QA
2 6 (6.06%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.04%) SLA
4 1 (1.01%) ISO 8583
4 1 (1.01%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (17.17%) Docker
2 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (30.30%) Ansible
2 16 (16.16%) Terraform
3 14 (14.14%) Puppet
4 6 (6.06%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (4.04%) Kubernetes
5 4 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.02%) Kibana
7 1 (1.01%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (1.01%) collectd
7 1 (1.01%) HP ALM
7 1 (1.01%) logstash
7 1 (1.01%) StatsD
7 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (38.38%) Atlassian
2 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (12.12%) Oracle
4 7 (7.07%) Google
5 4 (4.04%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.02%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.01%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.01%) Avaya
7 1 (1.01%) HP
7 1 (1.01%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.01%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.01%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.01%) Splunk