Period
to 28 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 28 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 153 113 200
Rank change year-on-year -40 +87 +33
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 75 23 76
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.41% 1.21% 1.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.49% 8.30% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 65 19 25
10th Percentile £38,500 £45,500 £42,700
25th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £49,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +26.32% -20.83% +26.32%
75th Percentile £67,500 £54,375 £67,500
90th Percentile £75,250 £62,750 £78,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 790 277 1,077
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.86% 14.54% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 410 241 819
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,500 £25,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.85%
75th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,125 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in the East of England

Confluence
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Confluence in the East of England.

Salary trend for Confluence in the East of England

Confluence
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Confluence in the East of England over the 6 months to 28 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Confluence in the East of England

Confluence
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the East of England region over the 6 months to 28 September 2021. 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
Hertfordshire -16 49 £57,500 -4.17% 12
Essex -14 13 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Cambridgeshire -52 12 £60,000 - 4
Suffolk - 8 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire -24 1 - - 1
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 73 (97.33%) JIRA
2 48 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (46.67%) Jenkins
4 27 (36.00%) SDLC
4 27 (36.00%) Java
5 25 (33.33%) Scrum
6 21 (28.00%) DevOps
7 20 (26.67%) User Stories
7 20 (26.67%) Linux
8 19 (25.33%) Project Management
9 18 (24.00%) Python
9 18 (24.00%) User Experience
9 18 (24.00%) Waterfall
9 18 (24.00%) Epics
10 17 (22.67%) Test Automation
11 14 (18.67%) Social Skills
11 14 (18.67%) People Management
11 14 (18.67%) Wireframes
11 14 (18.67%) Electronics
12 13 (17.33%) Software Engineering
12 13 (17.33%) Microservices
13 12 (16.00%) Selenium
14 11 (14.67%) GitHub
15 10 (13.33%) Docker
15 10 (13.33%) Kubernetes
15 10 (13.33%) Mathematics
15 10 (13.33%) Perl
16 9 (12.00%) MATLAB
16 9 (12.00%) Security Cleared
16 9 (12.00%) Cucumber

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (10.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.67%) EPiServer
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.67%) GitHub
2 4 (5.33%) Azure
3 2 (2.67%) AWS
3 2 (2.67%) BrowserStack
3 2 (2.67%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) Broadband
1 6 (8.00%) PBX
1 6 (8.00%) PSTN
1 6 (8.00%) TETRA
2 2 (2.67%) HTTP
2 2 (2.67%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) MySQL
1 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.67%) Big Data
2 2 (2.67%) InfluxDB
2 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 73 (97.33%) JIRA
2 35 (46.67%) Jenkins
3 12 (16.00%) Selenium
4 9 (12.00%) Cucumber
5 8 (10.67%) CMake
6 7 (9.33%) Bitbucket
7 6 (8.00%) TestRail
8 5 (6.67%) GitLab
9 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
9 3 (4.00%) Maven
10 2 (2.67%) Serenity BDD
10 2 (2.67%) Tricentis qTest
10 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.33%) Artifactory
11 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.33%) ClearCase
11 1 (1.33%) ClearQuest
11 1 (1.33%) ReSharper
11 1 (1.33%) Subversion
11 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (18.67%) Electronics
1 14 (18.67%) Social Skills
2 6 (8.00%) Retail
3 4 (5.33%) Organisational Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.33%) Automotive
5 1 (1.33%) Finance
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 15 (20.00%) Product Owner
2 14 (18.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) Software Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) Python Engineer
4 8 (10.67%) Python Software Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Analyst
5 6 (8.00%) Junior
5 6 (8.00%) Junior DevOps
5 6 (8.00%) Junior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.00%) E-Commerce Manager
8 3 (4.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Software Tester
8 3 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) NumPy
1 8 (10.67%) SciPy
2 5 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (5.33%) J2EE
3 4 (5.33%) Spring
4 3 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (4.00%) Spring Boot
4 3 (4.00%) Web Services
5 2 (2.67%) .NET
5 2 (2.67%) HTML
5 2 (2.67%) JSON
5 2 (2.67%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.67%) REST
5 2 (2.67%) RESTful
5 2 (2.67%) SOAP
6 1 (1.33%) CSS
6 1 (1.33%) jQuery
6 1 (1.33%) Velocity
6 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.00%) User Experience
2 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.33%) CMDB
4 1 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.33%) iPad
4 1 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (5.33%) Windows
3 2 (2.67%) Debian
3 2 (2.67%) VMS
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.00%) SDLC
3 25 (33.33%) Scrum
4 21 (28.00%) DevOps
5 20 (26.67%) User Stories
6 19 (25.33%) Project Management
7 18 (24.00%) Epics
7 18 (24.00%) Waterfall
8 17 (22.67%) Test Automation
9 14 (18.67%) People Management
9 14 (18.67%) Wireframes
10 13 (17.33%) Microservices
10 13 (17.33%) Software Engineering
11 10 (13.33%) Mathematics
12 8 (10.67%) API Development
13 7 (9.33%) Software Testing
14 6 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (8.00%) Manual Testing
14 6 (8.00%) TDD
15 5 (6.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.00%) Java
2 18 (24.00%) Python
3 10 (13.33%) Perl
4 9 (12.00%) MATLAB
5 8 (10.67%) C++
5 8 (10.67%) Ruby
6 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.00%) SQL
8 2 (2.67%) C
8 2 (2.67%) Groovy
8 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.33%) C#
9 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.00%) Degree
4 2 (2.67%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.67%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.67%) PMP
4 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) Docker
2 2 (2.67%) Firmware
2 2 (2.67%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 8 (10.67%) Terraform
3 5 (6.67%) Ansible
4 2 (2.67%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (2.67%) Grafana
4 2 (2.67%) Graylog
4 2 (2.67%) Prometheus
4 2 (2.67%) Rancher
Vendors
1 5 (6.67%) Atlassian
1 5 (6.67%) ServiceNow
2 4 (5.33%) IBM
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.67%) VMware
4 1 (1.33%) Elastic Path