Period
to

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 17 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK > England
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 205 208 210
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 +48
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 2,556 1,310 1,484
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.89% 1.65% 1.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.58% 12.00% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,325 890 1,096
10th Percentile £41,250 £39,250 £40,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,633
90th Percentile £97,290 £87,500 £84,375
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +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 18,823 10,915 12,675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.94% 13.71% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9,794 8,194 10,180
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,250 £29,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,313 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in England

Confluence
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Confluence in England

Confluence
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Confluence in England over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

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 17 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London +3 1,553 £67,500 +0.75% 101
North of England +53 329 £55,000 - 38
South East -19 248 £60,000 +4.35% 27
Midlands +6 192 £52,500 +16.67% 37
North West -4 184 £53,112 -10.36% 22
South West -51 150 £55,000 -5.76% 22
West Midlands +13 147 £55,000 +7.32% 29
Yorkshire +45 132 £55,000 +2.33% 9
East of England -83 51 £50,000 -23.08% 8
East Midlands -19 45 £50,000 +17.65% 8
North East -3 13 £47,500 +5.56% 7
Confluence
UK

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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 2,458 (96.17%) JIRA
2 1,905 (74.53%) Agile
3 887 (34.70%) Scrum
4 812 (31.77%) Finance
5 751 (29.38%) Social Skills
6 722 (28.25%) DevOps
7 694 (27.15%) Git (software)
8 580 (22.69%) CI/CD
9 578 (22.61%) Software Engineering
10 577 (22.57%) AWS
11 555 (21.71%) Jenkins
12 553 (21.64%) JavaScript
13 530 (20.74%) Python
14 520 (20.34%) Azure
15 518 (20.27%) Java
16 499 (19.52%) Docker
17 491 (19.21%) SQL
18 489 (19.13%) Test Automation
19 473 (18.51%) Problem-Solving
20 431 (16.86%) Atlassian
21 422 (16.51%) Kubernetes
22 408 (15.96%) Linux
23 376 (14.71%) User Experience
24 375 (14.67%) User Stories
25 350 (13.69%) React
26 347 (13.58%) QA
27 337 (13.18%) Degree
27 337 (13.18%) Project Management
28 335 (13.11%) CSS
29 329 (12.87%) Microservices

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
1 107 (4.19%) SharePoint
2 86 (3.36%) CMS
3 60 (2.35%) Apache
4 58 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
5 32 (1.25%) Strapi
6 28 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
7 22 (0.86%) Apache Spark
8 18 (0.70%) WebSphere
9 17 (0.67%) GlassFish
9 17 (0.67%) JBoss
9 17 (0.67%) WebLogic
10 16 (0.63%) IIS
11 14 (0.55%) nginx
12 13 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 13 (0.51%) Drupal
12 13 (0.51%) Jupyter
13 12 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
13 12 (0.47%) Commerce Server
14 10 (0.39%) Tomcat
15 9 (0.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 105 (4.11%) MS Visio
2 89 (3.48%) Microsoft Office
3 88 (3.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 65 (2.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 33 (1.29%) Sketch
6 22 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
7 18 (0.70%) Photoshop
8 14 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 11 (0.43%) InVision
10 9 (0.35%) Adobe XD
11 8 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
12 5 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
12 5 (0.20%) CATIA
12 5 (0.20%) Maya
12 5 (0.20%) Zeplin
13 4 (0.16%) Chatbot
13 4 (0.16%) FileZilla
14 3 (0.12%) Windchill
15 1 (0.039%) Simulink
15 1 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (0.78%) Shopify
2 13 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.31%) Line 50
3 8 (0.31%) Sage 200
4 6 (0.23%) Magento
5 4 (0.16%) ENOVIA
5 4 (0.16%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 3 (0.12%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.12%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.12%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.12%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.078%) assyst
7 2 (0.078%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.078%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.039%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.039%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.039%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.039%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.039%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 577 (22.57%) AWS
2 520 (20.34%) Azure
3 296 (11.58%) GitHub
4 195 (7.63%) Serverless
5 170 (6.65%) GCP
6 158 (6.18%) SaaS
7 110 (4.30%) AWS Lambda
8 98 (3.83%) Trello
9 81 (3.17%) Slack
10 77 (3.01%) PaaS
11 66 (2.58%) IaaS
12 63 (2.46%) Miro
13 58 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
14 51 (2.00%) Amazon SQS
15 48 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
15 48 (1.88%) Amazon EKS
15 48 (1.88%) Kong
16 45 (1.76%) Microsoft 365
17 42 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
18 41 (1.60%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 64 (2.50%) HTTP
2 61 (2.39%) Firewall
3 55 (2.15%) TCP/IP
4 53 (2.07%) SSL
5 50 (1.96%) DHCP
6 41 (1.60%) Internet
7 39 (1.53%) Wireshark
8 37 (1.45%) tcpdump
9 34 (1.33%) IMAP
10 33 (1.29%) DNS
11 30 (1.17%) VPN
12 25 (0.98%) OSPF
13 20 (0.78%) FTP
14 18 (0.70%) Modbus
14 18 (0.70%) WAN
15 17 (0.67%) BGP
15 17 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
16 16 (0.63%) SMS
17 15 (0.59%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (7.98%) PostgreSQL
2 192 (7.51%) SQL Server
3 188 (7.36%) MySQL
4 137 (5.36%) NoSQL
5 113 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
6 107 (4.19%) Relational Database
7 96 (3.76%) MongoDB
8 94 (3.68%) Big Data
9 88 (3.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 52 (2.03%) Redis
11 41 (1.60%) Data Lake
12 35 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 29 (1.13%) Metadata
14 26 (1.02%) Oracle Database
15 24 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
16 23 (0.90%) Power BI
17 18 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
18 16 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
19 15 (0.59%) Amazon Aurora
19 15 (0.59%) Data Vault
Development Applications
1 2,458 (96.17%) JIRA
2 694 (27.15%) Git (software)
3 555 (21.71%) Jenkins
4 223 (8.72%) Bitbucket
5 183 (7.16%) GitLab
6 151 (5.91%) Selenium
7 150 (5.87%) Cucumber
8 119 (4.66%) Cypress.io
9 111 (4.34%) Postman
10 99 (3.87%) SonarQube
11 93 (3.64%) JMeter
12 77 (3.01%) JUnit
13 57 (2.23%) REST Assured
13 57 (2.23%) TestRail
14 51 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
14 51 (2.00%) WebDriver
15 49 (1.92%) Maven
15 49 (1.92%) Zephyr
16 47 (1.84%) LoadRunner
17 46 (1.80%) webpack
General
1 812 (31.77%) Finance
2 751 (29.38%) Social Skills
3 318 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
4 270 (10.56%) Banking
5 187 (7.32%) Retail
6 185 (7.24%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 145 (5.67%) Marketing
8 101 (3.95%) Games
9 98 (3.83%) Public Sector
10 84 (3.29%) Presentation Skills
11 80 (3.13%) Influencing Skills
11 80 (3.13%) Legal
12 78 (3.05%) Organisational Skills
13 54 (2.11%) Financial Institution
14 52 (2.03%) Advertising
15 51 (2.00%) Law
16 38 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
17 34 (1.33%) Back Office
17 34 (1.33%) Telecoms
18 33 (1.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 422 (16.51%) Developer
2 391 (15.30%) Analyst
3 255 (9.98%) Software Engineer
4 212 (8.29%) Business Analyst
5 130 (5.09%) Scrum Master
6 122 (4.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 107 (4.19%) Product Owner
8 105 (4.11%) Project Manager
9 100 (3.91%) Senior Developer
10 99 (3.87%) Product Manager
11 93 (3.64%) QA Engineer
11 93 (3.64%) Test Engineer
12 86 (3.36%) Senior Manager
13 73 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
14 70 (2.74%) Java Developer
15 65 (2.54%) Cloud Engineer
16 64 (2.50%) Software Developer
17 61 (2.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 60 (2.35%) Data Engineer
19 57 (2.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 350 (13.69%) React
2 335 (13.11%) CSS
3 315 (12.32%) HTML
4 289 (11.31%) Node.js
5 191 (7.47%) Spring
6 185 (7.24%) REST
7 179 (7.00%) .NET
8 166 (6.49%) AngularJS
9 154 (6.03%) RESTful
10 152 (5.95%) JSON
11 142 (5.56%) Kafka
12 109 (4.26%) Web Services
13 108 (4.23%) Spring Boot
14 104 (4.07%) HTML5
15 97 (3.79%) Vue.js
16 90 (3.52%) GraphQL
17 87 (3.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 83 (3.25%) Sass
18 83 (3.25%) XML
19 78 (3.05%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 376 (14.71%) User Experience
2 147 (5.75%) Self-Motivation
3 134 (5.24%) Mobile App
4 100 (3.91%) Management Information System
5 96 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
6 87 (3.40%) Virtual Team
7 70 (2.74%) Cyberattack
8 65 (2.54%) Public Cloud
9 62 (2.43%) Cloud Native
10 44 (1.72%) Cyber Defence
11 37 (1.45%) Online Banking
12 34 (1.33%) Cyberthreat
12 34 (1.33%) PropTech
13 33 (1.29%) Derivative
14 29 (1.13%) Cybercrime
15 28 (1.10%) Blockchain
15 28 (1.10%) NHS
16 27 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 27 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
17 26 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 408 (15.96%) Linux
2 186 (7.28%) Windows
3 104 (4.07%) Unix
4 100 (3.91%) Android
5 65 (2.54%) Apple iOS
6 57 (2.23%) Windows Server
7 31 (1.21%) Ubuntu
8 30 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (0.82%) CentOS
10 20 (0.78%) Mac OS
11 19 (0.74%) FreeRTOS
12 15 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
13 9 (0.35%) Windows 10
13 9 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (0.35%) Windows Server 2016
14 5 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
15 3 (0.12%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.12%) VMS
15 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,905 (74.53%) Agile
2 887 (34.70%) Scrum
3 722 (28.25%) DevOps
4 580 (22.69%) CI/CD
5 578 (22.61%) Software Engineering
6 489 (19.13%) Test Automation
7 473 (18.51%) Problem-Solving
8 375 (14.67%) User Stories
9 337 (13.18%) Project Management
10 329 (12.87%) Microservices
11 327 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 322 (12.60%) Kanban
13 292 (11.42%) SDLC
14 275 (10.76%) Mentoring
15 259 (10.13%) Analytics
16 251 (9.82%) Coaching
17 249 (9.74%) Scaled Agile Framework
18 229 (8.96%) Computer Science
18 229 (8.96%) Full Stack Development
19 220 (8.61%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 553 (21.64%) JavaScript
2 530 (20.74%) Python
3 518 (20.27%) Java
4 491 (19.21%) SQL
5 234 (9.15%) C#
6 161 (6.30%) TypeScript
7 122 (4.77%) Bash
8 117 (4.58%) C++
9 101 (3.95%) PowerShell
10 90 (3.52%) Shell Script
11 88 (3.44%) C
12 79 (3.09%) PHP
13 77 (3.01%) Ruby
14 76 (2.97%) ES6
15 70 (2.74%) Go
16 55 (2.15%) Kotlin
17 23 (0.90%) PL/SQL
18 21 (0.82%) Groovy
18 21 (0.82%) T-SQL
19 20 (0.78%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 337 (13.18%) Degree
2 173 (6.77%) Security Cleared
3 128 (5.01%) SC Cleared
4 100 (3.91%) ISTQB
5 72 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 55 (2.15%) Master's Degree
7 54 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 43 (1.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 32 (1.25%) PMI Certification
10 26 (1.02%) DV Cleared
11 25 (0.98%) ISEB
12 21 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (0.70%) CSPO
15 17 (0.67%) CCNP
16 15 (0.59%) Chartered Engineer
16 15 (0.59%) SAFe Agilist
16 15 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 14 (0.55%) IIBA
18 13 (0.51%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 347 (13.58%) QA
2 81 (3.17%) Accessibility
3 40 (1.56%) Data Quality
4 28 (1.10%) PMO
5 27 (1.06%) GDPR
6 25 (0.98%) SLA
7 18 (0.70%) WCAG
8 13 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 12 (0.47%) ISO 20022
10 11 (0.43%) MiFID
11 6 (0.23%) IEC 62304
11 6 (0.23%) ISO 13485
12 5 (0.20%) JTAG
12 5 (0.20%) Solvency II
13 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.12%) NIST
14 2 (0.078%) AUTOSAR
14 2 (0.078%) GRC
14 2 (0.078%) NCSC
14 2 (0.078%) PSD2
System Software
1 499 (19.52%) Docker
2 44 (1.72%) Active Directory
3 43 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (0.74%) Firmware
5 16 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.31%) vSphere
8 7 (0.27%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.20%) HDFS
10 3 (0.12%) Openswan
11 1 (0.039%) KVM
11 1 (0.039%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.039%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 422 (16.51%) Kubernetes
2 219 (8.57%) Ansible
3 196 (7.67%) Terraform
4 53 (2.07%) Prometheus
5 52 (2.03%) Puppet
6 51 (2.00%) Istio
7 49 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
8 40 (1.56%) Grafana
9 39 (1.53%) HP ALM
10 38 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
11 24 (0.94%) Kibana
12 19 (0.74%) Nagios
13 15 (0.59%) vCenter Server
14 14 (0.55%) Jamf Pro
14 14 (0.55%) logstash
15 13 (0.51%) Opsgenie
15 13 (0.51%) ZABBIX
16 12 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
17 11 (0.43%) SCCM
18 10 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 431 (16.86%) Atlassian
2 249 (9.74%) Microsoft
3 207 (8.10%) Oracle
4 150 (5.87%) Google
5 101 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
6 88 (3.44%) ServiceNow
7 66 (2.58%) HP
8 58 (2.27%) VMware
9 45 (1.76%) Adobe
9 45 (1.76%) Splunk
10 41 (1.60%) Red Hat
11 38 (1.49%) Apple
12 34 (1.33%) SAP
13 31 (1.21%) Mapbox
14 30 (1.17%) IBM
15 29 (1.13%) AppDynamics
16 25 (0.98%) Cisco
17 22 (0.86%) Demandware
18 21 (0.82%) Facebook
18 21 (0.82%) Xamarin