Period
to 5 December 2019

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 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK > England
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 227 256 342
Rank change year-on-year +29 +86 +95
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 1,853 2,056 1,600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.48% 1.36% 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.15% 8.42% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,283 1,455 1,173
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.82% +4.76% -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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 18,258 24,406 29,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.62% 16.12% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14,815 19,792 23,935
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 5 December 2019.

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 5 December 2019. 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 +1 781 £65,000 +3.17% 98
South East +60 439 £60,000 +20.00% 50
North of England +11 280 £50,000 - 41
North West +23 164 £47,500 -5.00% 19
South West +34 124 £47,500 -5.00% 27
East of England +71 106 £57,500 +21.05% 19
Midlands +20 104 £49,362 +9.69% 38
Yorkshire +25 97 £52,500 +5.00% 19
West Midlands +22 80 £49,362 +23.41% 28
East Midlands -11 21 £52,500 +10.53% 10
North East +19 19 £34,272 -23.84% 3
Confluence
UK

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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 1,783 (96.22%) JIRA
2 1,402 (75.66%) Agile Software Development
3 755 (40.74%) Scrum
4 640 (34.54%) Java
5 568 (30.65%) Jenkins
6 539 (29.09%) DevOps
7 518 (27.95%) Git (software)
8 502 (27.09%) Test Automation
9 461 (24.88%) AWS
10 449 (24.23%) Finance
11 388 (20.94%) Problem-Solving
12 362 (19.54%) Azure
13 358 (19.32%) TDD
13 358 (19.32%) Microservices
14 357 (19.27%) Docker
15 354 (19.10%) JavaScript
16 342 (18.46%) Atlassian
17 337 (18.19%) C#
18 334 (18.02%) Python
19 332 (17.92%) SQL
20 305 (16.46%) Bitbucket
21 299 (16.14%) Continuous Integration
22 290 (15.65%) BDD
23 282 (15.22%) .NET
24 281 (15.16%) QA
25 280 (15.11%) Microsoft
26 275 (14.84%) Selenium
27 270 (14.57%) Linux
28 267 (14.41%) SDLC
29 251 (13.55%) Kanban

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 72 (3.89%) Apache
1 72 (3.89%) SharePoint
2 49 (2.64%) CMS
3 39 (2.10%) Tomcat
4 37 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
5 32 (1.73%) IIS
6 27 (1.46%) Drupal
7 22 (1.19%) Apache Spark
8 21 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
9 20 (1.08%) Mule
9 20 (1.08%) WordPress
10 18 (0.97%) SugarCRM
11 16 (0.86%) nginx
12 15 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
13 14 (0.76%) WebSphere
14 13 (0.70%) Apache Solr
14 13 (0.70%) Umbraco
14 13 (0.70%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.65%) JBoss
16 10 (0.54%) SAS
Applications
1 64 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
2 57 (3.08%) MS Visio
3 51 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
4 28 (1.51%) Microsoft Project
5 26 (1.40%) HipChat
6 13 (0.70%) Gliffy
7 12 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 10 (0.54%) InVision
9 7 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.38%) Zeplin
10 6 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (0.32%) Adobe XD
11 5 (0.27%) Acrobat
11 5 (0.27%) Photoshop
11 5 (0.27%) Sketch
12 3 (0.16%) CATIA
12 3 (0.16%) RoboHelp
13 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.11%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 36 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.97%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 9 (0.49%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (0.43%) SAP ERP
4 8 (0.43%) Teamcenter
5 7 (0.38%) Magento
5 7 (0.38%) SAP PSCD
6 5 (0.27%) SAP MM
7 4 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (0.16%) CA PPM
8 3 (0.16%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 1 (0.054%) Distributed Ledger
10 1 (0.054%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.054%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.054%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.054%) SAP CAR
10 1 (0.054%) SAP Retail
10 1 (0.054%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 461 (24.88%) AWS
2 362 (19.54%) Azure
3 117 (6.31%) Slack
4 113 (6.10%) GitHub
5 89 (4.80%) SaaS
6 78 (4.21%) GCP
7 71 (3.83%) Office 365
8 64 (3.45%) OpenShift
9 62 (3.35%) AWS CloudFormation
10 60 (3.24%) Amazon EC2
11 52 (2.81%) IaaS
12 50 (2.70%) Serverless
13 46 (2.48%) PaaS
14 41 (2.21%) npm
15 39 (2.10%) Sage Pay
16 38 (2.05%) BrowserStack
17 37 (2.00%) Amazon S3
18 36 (1.94%) AWS Lambda
19 30 (1.62%) Trello
20 24 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 59 (3.18%) DNS
2 50 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 45 (2.43%) Firewall
4 34 (1.83%) Internet
4 34 (1.83%) Skype
5 28 (1.51%) VPN
6 27 (1.46%) DHCP
7 19 (1.03%) HTTP
8 18 (0.97%) SSL
9 17 (0.92%) VLAN
10 14 (0.76%) IPsec
10 14 (0.76%) NetScaler
10 14 (0.76%) SAN
11 13 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (0.49%) SMTP
12 9 (0.49%) WebEx
13 8 (0.43%) GoToMeeting
14 7 (0.38%) IPv4
14 7 (0.38%) MPLS
14 7 (0.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (10.04%) SQL Server
2 118 (6.37%) PostgreSQL
3 111 (5.99%) MongoDB
4 72 (3.89%) Redis
5 66 (3.56%) NoSQL
6 61 (3.29%) MySQL
7 48 (2.59%) Relational Database
8 43 (2.32%) Amazon RDS
9 40 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
10 39 (2.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 35 (1.89%) Big Data
12 27 (1.46%) Hadoop
13 26 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 19 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
14 19 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 17 (0.92%) GIS
16 16 (0.86%) DB2
16 16 (0.86%) RDBMS
17 14 (0.76%) Oracle Database
18 13 (0.70%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 1,783 (96.22%) JIRA
2 568 (30.65%) Jenkins
3 518 (27.95%) Git (software)
4 305 (16.46%) Bitbucket
5 275 (14.84%) Selenium
6 216 (11.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 197 (10.63%) Cucumber
8 147 (7.93%) Maven
9 129 (6.96%) JUnit
10 105 (5.67%) TeamCity
11 90 (4.86%) JMeter
12 87 (4.70%) WebDriver
13 77 (4.16%) IntelliJ
13 77 (4.16%) Team Foundation Server
14 74 (3.99%) SonarQube
15 60 (3.24%) webpack
16 57 (3.08%) Visual Studio
17 56 (3.02%) SpecFlow
18 55 (2.97%) Octopus Deploy
18 55 (2.97%) Subversion
General
1 449 (24.23%) Finance
2 158 (8.53%) Banking
3 126 (6.80%) Retail
4 82 (4.43%) Marketing
5 61 (3.29%) Public Sector
6 39 (2.10%) Manufacturing
7 36 (1.94%) Legal
8 35 (1.89%) Publishing
8 35 (1.89%) Telecoms
9 31 (1.67%) Advertising
10 28 (1.51%) Games
11 25 (1.35%) Back Office
12 22 (1.19%) Aerospace
13 20 (1.08%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.97%) Front Office
15 17 (0.92%) Electronics
15 17 (0.92%) Military
16 12 (0.65%) Retail Banking
17 11 (0.59%) Billing
18 10 (0.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 461 (24.88%) Developer
2 237 (12.79%) Analyst
3 159 (8.58%) Software Engineer
4 146 (7.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 131 (7.07%) Business Analyst
6 102 (5.50%) Java Developer
7 87 (4.70%) Test Engineer
8 85 (4.59%) Senior Developer
9 80 (4.32%) Architect
10 76 (4.10%) .NET Developer
10 76 (4.10%) Java Engineer
11 68 (3.67%) Java Software Engineer
12 62 (3.35%) Test Analyst
13 57 (3.08%) Project Manager
14 56 (3.02%) Senior Software Engineer
15 55 (2.97%) QA Engineer
16 52 (2.81%) C# Developer
17 48 (2.59%) Lead Developer
17 48 (2.59%) Quality Engineer
18 45 (2.43%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (15.22%) .NET
2 203 (10.96%) CSS
3 199 (10.74%) Spring
4 177 (9.55%) HTML
5 162 (8.74%) React
6 154 (8.31%) JSON
7 149 (8.04%) REST
8 145 (7.83%) AngularJS
9 142 (7.66%) Web Services
10 135 (7.29%) Node.js
11 130 (7.02%) RESTful
12 101 (5.45%) Spring Boot
13 90 (4.86%) Kafka
14 87 (4.70%) .NET Core
15 69 (3.72%) HTML5
15 69 (3.72%) XML
16 67 (3.62%) ASP.NET
16 67 (3.62%) jQuery
17 64 (3.45%) .NET Framework
18 62 (3.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 203 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (5.72%) User Experience
3 100 (5.40%) Mobile App
4 71 (3.83%) Self-Motivation
5 65 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
6 58 (3.13%) Wiki
7 45 (2.43%) Public Cloud
8 41 (2.21%) Management Information System
9 38 (2.05%) Cloud Native
10 36 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
11 34 (1.83%) PKI
12 33 (1.78%) Linux Command Line
12 33 (1.78%) Virtual Team
13 32 (1.73%) Data Centre
14 26 (1.40%) iPad
15 20 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
16 17 (0.92%) Algorithms
17 10 (0.54%) Analytical Mindset
17 10 (0.54%) Data Structures
17 10 (0.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 270 (14.57%) Linux
2 217 (11.71%) Windows
3 103 (5.56%) Unix
4 75 (4.05%) Android
5 65 (3.51%) Apple iOS
6 53 (2.86%) Windows Server
7 51 (2.75%) CentOS
8 48 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (1.24%) Windows 10
10 21 (1.13%) Windows 7
10 21 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (0.97%) Mac OS
12 17 (0.92%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.49%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.43%) Debian
14 8 (0.43%) Solaris
15 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
16 3 (0.16%) FreeRTOS
16 3 (0.16%) ThreadX
17 2 (0.11%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,402 (75.66%) Agile Software Development
2 755 (40.74%) Scrum
3 539 (29.09%) DevOps
4 502 (27.09%) Test Automation
5 388 (20.94%) Problem-Solving
6 358 (19.32%) Microservices
6 358 (19.32%) TDD
7 299 (16.14%) Continuous Integration
8 290 (15.65%) BDD
9 267 (14.41%) SDLC
10 251 (13.55%) Kanban
11 231 (12.47%) Software Engineering
12 204 (11.01%) E-Commerce
13 195 (10.52%) Waterfall
14 194 (10.47%) Coaching
15 186 (10.04%) Project Management
16 183 (9.88%) Mentoring
17 158 (8.53%) ITIL
18 154 (8.31%) User Stories
19 145 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 640 (34.54%) Java
2 354 (19.10%) JavaScript
3 337 (18.19%) C#
4 334 (18.02%) Python
5 332 (17.92%) SQL
6 116 (6.26%) PowerShell
7 104 (5.61%) Bash Shell
8 90 (4.86%) ES6
9 84 (4.53%) C
10 76 (4.10%) Scala
11 73 (3.94%) C++
12 70 (3.78%) PHP
12 70 (3.78%) Ruby
13 69 (3.72%) Java 8
14 52 (2.81%) T-SQL
15 46 (2.48%) Go
16 45 (2.43%) ES7
17 43 (2.32%) TypeScript
18 35 (1.89%) Groovy
19 30 (1.62%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 246 (13.28%) Degree
2 117 (6.31%) ISTQB
3 105 (5.67%) Security Cleared
4 75 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 68 (3.67%) ISEB
6 39 (2.10%) SC Cleared
7 38 (2.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 28 (1.51%) DV Cleared
9 22 (1.19%) AWS Certification
10 21 (1.13%) RHCE
11 20 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (1.03%) Postgraduate
13 16 (0.86%) CCNA
14 14 (0.76%) CCA
14 14 (0.76%) MCP
15 13 (0.70%) MCSA
16 12 (0.65%) MCSE
17 10 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
18 9 (0.49%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 281 (15.16%) QA
2 36 (1.94%) Data Quality
3 31 (1.67%) SLA
4 24 (1.30%) PMO
5 14 (0.76%) GDPR
5 14 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.22%) MiFID
8 2 (0.11%) NIST
8 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.054%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.054%) NCSC
9 1 (0.054%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.054%) PSD2
9 1 (0.054%) WCAG
System Software
1 357 (19.27%) Docker
2 74 (3.99%) Active Directory
3 49 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (1.62%) Hyper-V
5 18 (0.97%) vSphere
6 14 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (0.76%) XenApp
7 12 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (0.43%) Firmware
9 8 (0.43%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.22%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.16%) KVM
11 3 (0.16%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.11%) iptables
13 1 (0.054%) ACF2
13 1 (0.054%) Btrfs
13 1 (0.054%) Corosync
13 1 (0.054%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 199 (10.74%) Kubernetes
2 184 (9.93%) Ansible
3 162 (8.74%) Terraform
4 117 (6.31%) Puppet
5 76 (4.10%) Mesos
5 76 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
6 67 (3.62%) Marathon
7 55 (2.97%) Packer
8 36 (1.94%) Kibana
9 28 (1.51%) Nagios
10 27 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
10 27 (1.46%) ZABBIX
11 26 (1.40%) Istio
12 23 (1.24%) HP SiteScope
13 22 (1.19%) Prometheus
14 21 (1.13%) HP ALM
15 20 (1.08%) Grafana
16 19 (1.03%) Docker Swarm
17 16 (0.86%) SCCM
17 16 (0.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 342 (18.46%) Atlassian
2 280 (15.11%) Microsoft
3 122 (6.58%) Oracle
4 79 (4.26%) SAP
5 71 (3.83%) Salesforce.com
6 57 (3.08%) VMware
7 56 (3.02%) hybris
8 52 (2.81%) Google
8 52 (2.81%) Red Hat
9 46 (2.48%) HP
10 45 (2.43%) Sage
11 39 (2.10%) Splunk
12 34 (1.83%) ServiceNow
13 32 (1.73%) Perforce
14 31 (1.67%) Cisco
15 27 (1.46%) SaltStack
16 26 (1.40%) Apple
17 25 (1.35%) Adobe
17 25 (1.35%) IBM
18 24 (1.30%) Sitecore