Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK > England
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 339 450
Rank change year-on-year +82 +111 +223
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 2,065 1,601 1,192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.33% 0.98% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.96% 5.45% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,478 1,203 1,077
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 25,935 29,374 33,646
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.70% 17.92% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20,952 23,760 28,771
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in England

Confluence
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Confluence in England

Confluence
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in England over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Confluence in England

Confluence
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the England region over the 6 months to 24 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
London +31 1,021 £60,000 - 111
South East +107 400 £50,000 - 58
North of England +80 261 £50,000 +11.11% 35
North West +68 163 £50,000 +11.11% 14
South West -7 138 £45,000 -5.26% 34
Midlands +60 135 £47,500 +9.83% 39
East of England +59 118 £47,500 - 26
West Midlands +46 84 £44,500 +18.67% 25
Yorkshire +36 84 £50,000 +33.33% 17
East Midlands +23 51 £47,500 -9.52% 14
North East -1 14 £40,000 +1.27% 4
Confluence
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 1,945 (94.19%) JIRA
2 1,584 (76.71%) Agile Software Development
3 788 (38.16%) Scrum
4 687 (33.27%) Jenkins
5 627 (30.36%) Java
6 595 (28.81%) DevOps
7 592 (28.67%) SQL
8 562 (27.22%) Linux
9 525 (25.42%) Test Automation
10 509 (24.65%) JavaScript
11 507 (24.55%) Finance
12 493 (23.87%) Git (software)
13 434 (21.02%) Amazon AWS
14 391 (18.93%) C#
15 381 (18.45%) Windows
16 373 (18.06%) Atlassian
17 365 (17.68%) HTML
18 356 (17.24%) QA
19 348 (16.85%) TDD
20 347 (16.80%) Microsoft Azure
21 343 (16.61%) Python
22 334 (16.17%) Selenium
23 332 (16.08%) Web Services
24 317 (15.35%) .NET
25 312 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
26 311 (15.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
27 307 (14.87%) Project Management
28 304 (14.72%) BDD
29 288 (13.95%) SDLC
30 279 (13.51%) Bitbucket

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 142 (6.88%) Apache
2 125 (6.05%) IIS
3 85 (4.12%) Tomcat
4 77 (3.73%) Elasticsearch
5 72 (3.49%) CMS
6 56 (2.71%) WebSphere
7 44 (2.13%) JBoss
8 38 (1.84%) WebLogic
9 37 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
10 36 (1.74%) Apache Spark
11 30 (1.45%) Mule
12 29 (1.40%) OpenStack
13 25 (1.21%) nginx
14 23 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 20 (0.97%) SharePoint
15 20 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
16 14 (0.68%) WordPress
17 12 (0.58%) MS Exchange
18 11 (0.53%) Traefik
19 10 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 111 (5.38%) Microsoft Office
2 66 (3.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 59 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 47 (2.28%) Microsoft Project
5 38 (1.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (0.48%) HipChat
7 7 (0.34%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.29%) Gliffy
9 5 (0.24%) InVision
10 3 (0.15%) UserZoom
11 2 (0.097%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.048%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.048%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 30 (1.45%) SAP Hybris
2 18 (0.87%) Magento
3 15 (0.73%) Documaker
4 14 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.24%) MetaTrader
5 5 (0.24%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.19%) SAP IS-U
7 3 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
7 3 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.15%) R3 Corda
7 3 (0.15%) SAP PSCD
8 2 (0.097%) Eikon
8 2 (0.097%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.097%) SAP FI-CA
8 2 (0.097%) Teamcenter
8 2 (0.097%) Temenos T24
9 1 (0.048%) Infor CRM
9 1 (0.048%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.048%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.048%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 434 (21.02%) Amazon AWS
2 347 (16.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 192 (9.30%) GitHub
4 127 (6.15%) Amazon EC2
5 119 (5.76%) AWS CloudFormation
6 116 (5.62%) SaaS
7 99 (4.79%) Amazon S3
8 93 (4.50%) IaaS
9 92 (4.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 90 (4.36%) Amazon SQS
11 81 (3.92%) Azure Active Directory
12 80 (3.87%) Slack
13 69 (3.34%) PaaS
14 47 (2.28%) Google Cloud Platform
15 43 (2.08%) Office 365
16 33 (1.60%) OpenShift
17 28 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
18 27 (1.31%) Serverless
19 26 (1.26%) BlazeMeter
20 25 (1.21%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 78 (3.78%) DNS
2 76 (3.68%) HTTP
3 66 (3.20%) TCP/IP
4 54 (2.62%) Firewall
5 48 (2.32%) Internet
6 46 (2.23%) DHCP
7 45 (2.18%) SSL
8 34 (1.65%) SAN
9 30 (1.45%) VPN
10 25 (1.21%) SSH
11 24 (1.16%) Telnet
12 23 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
13 21 (1.02%) ICMP
14 20 (0.97%) HTTPS
14 20 (0.97%) IPsec
15 17 (0.82%) SNMP
16 16 (0.77%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (0.77%) IMAP
16 16 (0.77%) SMTP
17 15 (0.73%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (12.40%) SQL Server
2 126 (6.10%) MySQL
3 120 (5.81%) Relational Database
4 96 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
5 87 (4.21%) NoSQL
6 80 (3.87%) MongoDB
7 73 (3.54%) Big Data
8 67 (3.24%) Oracle Database
9 46 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 43 (2.08%) RDBMS
11 39 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
12 37 (1.79%) Hadoop
13 34 (1.65%) Power BI
13 34 (1.65%) Redis
14 33 (1.60%) Blockchain
15 32 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
16 29 (1.40%) Neo4j
17 27 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 25 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
19 18 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1,945 (94.19%) JIRA
2 687 (33.27%) Jenkins
3 493 (23.87%) Git (software)
4 334 (16.17%) Selenium
5 311 (15.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 279 (13.51%) Bitbucket
7 233 (11.28%) TeamCity
8 196 (9.49%) Octopus Deploy
9 177 (8.57%) JUnit
10 169 (8.18%) Maven
11 157 (7.60%) Cucumber
12 142 (6.88%) Subversion
13 120 (5.81%) Sonatype Nexus
14 113 (5.47%) SoapUI
15 89 (4.31%) WebDriver
16 79 (3.83%) Visual Studio
17 75 (3.63%) SpecFlow
18 69 (3.34%) NUnit
19 61 (2.95%) JMeter
20 54 (2.62%) EasyMock
General
1 507 (24.55%) Finance
2 190 (9.20%) Banking
3 100 (4.84%) Retail
4 71 (3.44%) Marketing
5 60 (2.91%) Games
6 47 (2.28%) Investment Banking
7 34 (1.65%) Advertising
8 33 (1.60%) Automotive
9 32 (1.55%) Law
10 28 (1.36%) Telecoms
11 23 (1.11%) Front Office
11 23 (1.11%) Publishing
12 19 (0.92%) Back Office
13 17 (0.82%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.63%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.63%) Legal
15 10 (0.48%) Electronics
16 9 (0.44%) German Language
17 6 (0.29%) Multimedia
18 5 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 505 (24.46%) Developer
2 338 (16.37%) Analyst
3 203 (9.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 154 (7.46%) Business Analyst
5 144 (6.97%) Java Developer
6 117 (5.67%) Project Manager
7 115 (5.57%) Software Developer
8 110 (5.33%) Senior Developer
9 100 (4.84%) Test Analyst
10 90 (4.36%) Tester
11 89 (4.31%) Software Engineer
12 80 (3.87%) .NET Developer
13 73 (3.54%) Senior Analyst
14 68 (3.29%) Scrum Master
15 67 (3.24%) Java Engineer
16 66 (3.20%) QA Engineer
17 61 (2.95%) Architect
18 60 (2.91%) Automation Tester
18 60 (2.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 58 (2.81%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 365 (17.68%) HTML
2 332 (16.08%) Web Services
3 317 (15.35%) .NET
4 273 (13.22%) CSS
5 269 (13.03%) REST
6 239 (11.57%) AngularJS
7 189 (9.15%) Spring
8 188 (9.10%) RESTful
9 182 (8.81%) HTML5
9 182 (8.81%) SOAP
10 162 (7.85%) JSON
11 143 (6.92%) Node.js
12 126 (6.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 121 (5.86%) ASP.NET
14 119 (5.76%) React
15 117 (5.67%) jQuery
16 109 (5.28%) .NET Framework
17 104 (5.04%) XML
18 97 (4.70%) CSS3
19 86 (4.16%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 211 (10.22%) User Experience
2 188 (9.10%) Mobile App
3 183 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
4 132 (6.39%) Computer Science
5 93 (4.50%) Wiki
6 91 (4.41%) Fintech
7 82 (3.97%) Self-Motivation
8 78 (3.78%) Private Cloud
9 39 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
10 35 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
11 33 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
12 23 (1.11%) Clustering
12 23 (1.11%) Management Information System
13 21 (1.02%) Algorithms
13 21 (1.02%) Data Structures
13 21 (1.02%) iPad
14 20 (0.97%) Mainframe
15 19 (0.92%) Replication
16 18 (0.87%) Virtual Team
17 17 (0.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 562 (27.22%) Linux
2 381 (18.45%) Windows
3 133 (6.44%) Windows Server
4 131 (6.34%) CentOS
5 107 (5.18%) Unix
6 106 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 96 (4.65%) Android
8 82 (3.97%) Apple iOS
9 32 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 32 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (1.40%) Ubuntu
11 21 (1.02%) Windows 10
12 18 (0.87%) Windows 7
13 16 (0.77%) Solaris
14 15 (0.73%) Debian
15 13 (0.63%) Mac OS
16 12 (0.58%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.39%) FreeRTOS
17 8 (0.39%) ThreadX
18 5 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,584 (76.71%) Agile Software Development
2 788 (38.16%) Scrum
3 595 (28.81%) DevOps
4 525 (25.42%) Test Automation
5 348 (16.85%) TDD
6 312 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
7 307 (14.87%) Project Management
8 304 (14.72%) BDD
9 288 (13.95%) SDLC
10 263 (12.74%) Kanban
11 260 (12.59%) Problem-Solving
12 245 (11.86%) User Stories
13 228 (11.04%) Microservices
14 205 (9.93%) Software Engineering
15 186 (9.01%) OO
16 178 (8.62%) Waterfall
17 164 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
18 159 (7.70%) Coaching
19 156 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
20 154 (7.46%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 627 (30.36%) Java
2 592 (28.67%) SQL
3 509 (24.65%) JavaScript
4 391 (18.93%) C#
5 343 (16.61%) Python
6 194 (9.39%) PowerShell
7 156 (7.55%) Bash Shell
8 120 (5.81%) C++
9 99 (4.79%) T-SQL
10 87 (4.21%) PHP
11 85 (4.12%) Ruby
12 83 (4.02%) C
13 78 (3.78%) Java 8
14 57 (2.76%) Perl
15 48 (2.32%) Scala
16 44 (2.13%) ES6
17 33 (1.60%) TypeScript
18 28 (1.36%) Groovy
19 27 (1.31%) PL/SQL
20 24 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 224 (10.85%) Degree
2 100 (4.84%) ISTQB
3 87 (4.21%) Security Cleared
4 68 (3.29%) ISEB
5 62 (3.00%) DV Cleared
6 40 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 40 (1.94%) SC Cleared
7 30 (1.45%) PMI Certification
8 25 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 24 (1.16%) PMP
10 19 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (0.82%) MCSE
12 16 (0.77%) AWS Certification
13 13 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
14 12 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (0.48%) IIBA
16 9 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (0.34%) CISSP
18 6 (0.29%) CISA
18 6 (0.29%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 356 (17.24%) QA
2 37 (1.79%) SLA
3 28 (1.36%) PMO
4 16 (0.77%) GDPR
5 7 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.29%) ISO 8583
6 6 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.19%) ISO 13485
7 4 (0.19%) PMBOK
7 4 (0.19%) PSD2
7 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.097%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.097%) IFRS
9 2 (0.097%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.097%) ISO 26262
9 2 (0.097%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.097%) SEPA
10 1 (0.048%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.048%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 211 (10.22%) Docker
2 151 (7.31%) Active Directory
3 84 (4.07%) Virtual Machines
4 81 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (1.55%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.87%) VirtualBox
7 15 (0.73%) Samba
7 15 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (0.53%) Xen
9 10 (0.48%) vSphere
10 7 (0.34%) Firmware
11 6 (0.29%) XenServer
12 4 (0.19%) KVM
13 3 (0.15%) ACF2
13 3 (0.15%) RACF
14 2 (0.097%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 2 (0.097%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.097%) pfSense
14 2 (0.097%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.097%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 241 (11.67%) Ansible
2 152 (7.36%) Puppet
3 108 (5.23%) Opscode Chef
4 85 (4.12%) Kubernetes
5 66 (3.20%) Terraform
6 37 (1.79%) Kibana
7 35 (1.69%) HP ALM
8 34 (1.65%) Nagios
9 26 (1.26%) Packer
10 23 (1.11%) logstash
11 19 (0.92%) Rancher
12 16 (0.77%) Salt
12 16 (0.77%) SCCM
13 15 (0.73%) Sysdig
13 15 (0.73%) vRealize
14 11 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
14 11 (0.53%) ZABBIX
15 10 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
15 10 (0.48%) Mesos
16 9 (0.44%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 373 (18.06%) Atlassian
2 244 (11.82%) Microsoft
3 208 (10.07%) Oracle
4 153 (7.41%) New Relic
5 124 (6.00%) Red Hat
6 122 (5.91%) VMware
7 86 (4.16%) HP
8 85 (4.12%) Splunk
9 79 (3.83%) Trend Micro
10 64 (3.10%) Google
11 63 (3.05%) Salesforce.com
12 61 (2.95%) AppDynamics
12 61 (2.95%) SAP
13 56 (2.71%) hybris
14 39 (1.89%) ServiceNow
15 37 (1.79%) IBM
15 37 (1.79%) WorldPay
16 34 (1.65%) Sitecore
17 29 (1.40%) ATG
18 28 (1.36%) Cisco