Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK > England
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 309 404 542
Rank change year-on-year +95 +138 +190
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 1,675 1,257 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.01% 0.76% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.99% 4.24% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,252 1,028 732
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £76,475
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +8.81%

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 27,976 29,678 37,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.95% 17.88% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23,258 24,974 31,231
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +38 815 £62,500 +4.17% 115
South East +105 296 £50,000 - 47
North of England +59 207 £45,000 - 35
Midlands +131 158 £42,500 - 26
North West +57 133 £48,750 +8.33% 21
West Midlands +88 124 £41,250 -2.94% 15
South West +20 116 £46,000 +2.22% 34
East of England -41 83 £50,000 +11.11% 16
Yorkshire +3 62 £40,000 -6.98% 9
East Midlands +28 34 £52,500 +85.84% 11
North East -14 12 £35,000 -48.15% 5
Confluence
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 1,591 (94.99%) JIRA
2 1,217 (72.66%) Agile Software Development
3 658 (39.28%) Java
4 607 (36.24%) Scrum
5 498 (29.73%) Jenkins
6 440 (26.27%) SQL
6 440 (26.27%) DevOps
7 417 (24.90%) Linux
8 405 (24.18%) JavaScript
9 403 (24.06%) Git (software)
10 398 (23.76%) Continuous Integration
11 387 (23.10%) Finance
12 379 (22.63%) Test Automation
13 368 (21.97%) TDD
14 356 (21.25%) Amazon AWS
15 328 (19.58%) Python
16 303 (18.09%) HTML
16 303 (18.09%) BDD
17 276 (16.48%) QA
18 272 (16.24%) Atlassian
19 260 (15.52%) Selenium
20 253 (15.10%) Docker
21 250 (14.93%) C#
22 245 (14.63%) Puppet
23 243 (14.51%) .NET
24 242 (14.45%) Windows
25 239 (14.27%) SDLC
26 226 (13.49%) TeamCity
27 225 (13.43%) REST
27 225 (13.43%) AngularJS

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
1 113 (6.75%) Apache
2 106 (6.33%) Tomcat
3 88 (5.25%) IIS
4 64 (3.82%) CMS
5 54 (3.22%) Elasticsearch
6 39 (2.33%) OpenStack
7 38 (2.27%) JBoss
8 36 (2.15%) nginx
9 35 (2.09%) WebSphere
10 32 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 26 (1.55%) Apache Spark
12 22 (1.31%) SharePoint
13 21 (1.25%) WebLogic
14 20 (1.19%) Mule
15 15 (0.90%) DataSynapse
16 14 (0.84%) MS Exchange
17 13 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
17 13 (0.78%) WordPress
18 12 (0.72%) Apache Synapse
18 12 (0.72%) uWSGI
Applications
1 37 (2.21%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (2.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 33 (1.97%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.01%) HipChat
4 17 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
5 15 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.060%) InDesign
8 1 (0.060%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 30 (1.79%) Payment Gateway
2 16 (0.96%) SAP Hybris
3 14 (0.84%) MetaTrader
4 13 (0.78%) Magento
5 9 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.42%) Workfront
7 3 (0.18%) ION MarketView
7 3 (0.18%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.18%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (0.12%) R3 Corda
8 2 (0.12%) Unica
9 1 (0.060%) Advent Moxy
9 1 (0.060%) Distributed Ledger
9 1 (0.060%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.060%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.060%) Exstream
9 1 (0.060%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.060%) Radian6
9 1 (0.060%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 356 (21.25%) Amazon AWS
2 194 (11.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 64 (3.82%) IaaS
4 59 (3.52%) Amazon EC2
4 59 (3.52%) PaaS
5 54 (3.22%) SaaS
6 52 (3.10%) GitHub
7 45 (2.69%) Slack
8 42 (2.51%) Amazon S3
9 38 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
10 33 (1.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 32 (1.91%) Amazon SQS
12 30 (1.79%) OpenShift
13 29 (1.73%) AWS CloudFormation
14 25 (1.49%) Office 365
15 19 (1.13%) Trello
16 17 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 15 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
18 10 (0.60%) BrowserStack
18 10 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.28%) VPN
2 51 (3.04%) DNS
2 51 (3.04%) HTTP
3 46 (2.75%) Firewall
4 41 (2.45%) Internet
5 35 (2.09%) SSL
6 29 (1.73%) DHCP
7 28 (1.67%) TCP/IP
8 17 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (1.01%) NetScaler
8 17 (1.01%) VoIP
8 17 (1.01%) WAN
9 15 (0.90%) SAN
9 15 (0.90%) VLAN
10 13 (0.78%) Broadband
10 13 (0.78%) DMZ
10 13 (0.78%) SNMP
11 12 (0.72%) BGP
11 12 (0.72%) SMTP
11 12 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (12.84%) MySQL
2 204 (12.18%) SQL Server
3 161 (9.61%) NoSQL
4 133 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
5 94 (5.61%) MongoDB
6 91 (5.43%) Relational Database
7 78 (4.66%) Big Data
8 44 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
9 41 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
10 40 (2.39%) Hadoop
10 40 (2.39%) RDBMS
11 29 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
12 28 (1.67%) Blockchain
13 26 (1.55%) DB2
14 25 (1.49%) Neo4j
15 22 (1.31%) Oracle Database
16 21 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 21 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
17 19 (1.13%) Infinispan
17 19 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1,591 (94.99%) JIRA
2 498 (29.73%) Jenkins
3 403 (24.06%) Git (software)
4 260 (15.52%) Selenium
5 226 (13.49%) TeamCity
6 218 (13.01%) Maven
7 205 (12.24%) Subversion
8 194 (11.58%) Cucumber
9 164 (9.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 131 (7.82%) JUnit
11 126 (7.52%) Bitbucket
12 103 (6.15%) Octopus Deploy
13 83 (4.96%) WebDriver
14 76 (4.54%) Sonatype Nexus
15 67 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
16 65 (3.88%) SoapUI
17 57 (3.40%) JMeter
18 54 (3.22%) IntelliJ
19 52 (3.10%) SonarQube
19 52 (3.10%) SpecFlow
General
1 387 (23.10%) Finance
2 170 (10.15%) Banking
3 107 (6.39%) Retail
4 86 (5.13%) Marketing
5 64 (3.82%) Investment Banking
6 58 (3.46%) Games
7 39 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 30 (1.79%) Retail Banking
9 29 (1.73%) Law
9 29 (1.73%) Publishing
10 27 (1.61%) Front Office
11 23 (1.37%) Legal
12 21 (1.25%) Advertising
13 12 (0.72%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.60%) Back Office
15 7 (0.42%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.36%) Automotive
16 6 (0.36%) Electronics
16 6 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 485 (28.96%) Developer
2 271 (16.18%) Analyst
3 197 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 163 (9.73%) DevOps Engineer
5 141 (8.42%) Business Analyst
6 111 (6.63%) Tester
7 100 (5.97%) Senior Developer
8 82 (4.90%) Scrum Master
9 79 (4.72%) Software Engineer
10 67 (4.00%) Test Analyst
11 63 (3.76%) Automation Tester
11 63 (3.76%) Test Engineer
12 59 (3.52%) Software Developer
13 54 (3.22%) .NET Developer
13 54 (3.22%) QA Engineer
14 53 (3.16%) Developer in Test
14 53 (3.16%) Senior Analyst
15 52 (3.10%) Team Leader
16 50 (2.99%) Agile Business Analyst
17 48 (2.87%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (18.09%) HTML
2 243 (14.51%) .NET
3 225 (13.43%) AngularJS
3 225 (13.43%) REST
4 218 (13.01%) Web Services
5 207 (12.36%) Spring
6 186 (11.10%) CSS
7 142 (8.48%) RESTful
8 132 (7.88%) XML
9 124 (7.40%) JSON
10 121 (7.22%) Node.js
11 111 (6.63%) Hibernate
12 109 (6.51%) SOAP
13 83 (4.96%) jQuery
13 83 (4.96%) React
14 82 (4.90%) HTML5
15 75 (4.48%) ASP.NET
16 67 (4.00%) Java EE
16 67 (4.00%) Spring Boot
17 50 (2.99%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 114 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (5.91%) Computer Science
3 91 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
4 82 (4.90%) Mobile App
5 81 (4.84%) User Experience
6 65 (3.88%) Fintech
7 44 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
8 43 (2.57%) Data Centre
9 37 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 36 (2.15%) Wiki
11 30 (1.79%) Private Cloud
12 24 (1.43%) Management Information System
13 23 (1.37%) Client/Server
13 23 (1.37%) Replication
14 22 (1.31%) Derivative
15 21 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
16 20 (1.19%) iPad
17 18 (1.07%) Public Cloud
18 16 (0.96%) Clustering
18 16 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 417 (24.90%) Linux
2 242 (14.45%) Windows
3 123 (7.34%) Unix
4 84 (5.01%) Windows Server
5 53 (3.16%) CentOS
6 49 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 38 (2.27%) Android
7 38 (2.27%) Apple iOS
8 36 (2.15%) Debian
9 30 (1.79%) Ubuntu
10 26 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.54%) FreeRTOS
11 9 (0.54%) ThreadX
12 8 (0.48%) Solaris
13 7 (0.42%) Windows 10
13 7 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (0.36%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.30%) CoreOS
15 5 (0.30%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,217 (72.66%) Agile Software Development
2 607 (36.24%) Scrum
3 440 (26.27%) DevOps
4 398 (23.76%) Continuous Integration
5 379 (22.63%) Test Automation
6 368 (21.97%) TDD
7 303 (18.09%) BDD
8 239 (14.27%) SDLC
9 217 (12.96%) Kanban
10 157 (9.37%) Software Engineering
11 139 (8.30%) OO
12 135 (8.06%) User Stories
13 133 (7.94%) E-Commerce
14 130 (7.76%) Waterfall
15 128 (7.64%) Microservices
16 127 (7.58%) Coaching
17 125 (7.46%) Project Management
18 124 (7.40%) Stakeholder Management
19 120 (7.16%) Mentoring
20 117 (6.99%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 658 (39.28%) Java
2 440 (26.27%) SQL
3 405 (24.18%) JavaScript
4 328 (19.58%) Python
5 250 (14.93%) C#
6 188 (11.22%) PHP
7 122 (7.28%) PowerShell
8 120 (7.16%) Bash Shell
9 112 (6.69%) Ruby
10 94 (5.61%) C
11 91 (5.43%) Perl
12 82 (4.90%) C++
13 53 (3.16%) Scala
14 52 (3.10%) Shell Script
15 46 (2.75%) Groovy
16 45 (2.69%) VB.NET
17 36 (2.15%) VBA
18 25 (1.49%) ES6
19 19 (1.13%) PHP 5
20 18 (1.07%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 188 (11.22%) Degree
2 136 (8.12%) Security Cleared
3 84 (5.01%) ISTQB
4 47 (2.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 47 (2.81%) DV Cleared
5 36 (2.15%) ISEB
6 30 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 23 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (0.66%) PMI Certification
10 10 (0.60%) AWS Certification
10 10 (0.60%) Sun Certification
11 9 (0.54%) PMP
12 7 (0.42%) Master's Degree
12 7 (0.42%) MCSE
12 7 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
13 6 (0.36%) CBAP
13 6 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.36%) MCP
13 6 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 276 (16.48%) QA
2 20 (1.19%) GDPR
3 11 (0.66%) PCI DSS
3 11 (0.66%) PMO
3 11 (0.66%) SLA
4 4 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.18%) MiFID
5 3 (0.18%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.060%) EMIR
7 1 (0.060%) GCP
7 1 (0.060%) IFRS
7 1 (0.060%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.060%) WCAG
System Software
1 253 (15.10%) Docker
2 75 (4.48%) Active Directory
3 64 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
5 20 (1.19%) Hyper-V
6 18 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (0.84%) Postfix
8 12 (0.72%) BIND 9
8 12 (0.72%) Kamailio
9 10 (0.60%) VirtualBox
9 10 (0.60%) vSphere
10 7 (0.42%) HDFS
11 6 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 5 (0.30%) GlusterFS
13 4 (0.24%) Varnish
14 3 (0.18%) Firmware
14 3 (0.18%) NFS
14 3 (0.18%) XenApp
15 2 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.12%) PowerDNS
Systems Management
1 245 (14.63%) Puppet
2 193 (11.52%) Ansible
3 111 (6.63%) Opscode Chef
4 74 (4.42%) Nagios
5 71 (4.24%) Kubernetes
6 51 (3.04%) Terraform
7 47 (2.81%) Kibana
8 30 (1.79%) logstash
9 28 (1.67%) Icinga
10 18 (1.07%) HAProxy
11 14 (0.84%) Perfmon
12 13 (0.78%) ZABBIX
13 12 (0.72%) Cacti
13 12 (0.72%) Munin
14 10 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 10 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
15 9 (0.54%) Consul
15 9 (0.54%) Mesos
15 9 (0.54%) SCCM
16 8 (0.48%) Control-M
Vendors
1 272 (16.24%) Atlassian
2 210 (12.54%) Oracle
3 159 (9.49%) Microsoft
4 87 (5.19%) VMware
5 65 (3.88%) Red Hat
6 63 (3.76%) Splunk
7 57 (3.40%) Google
8 56 (3.34%) IBM
9 53 (3.16%) HP
10 44 (2.63%) SAP
11 43 (2.57%) New Relic
12 41 (2.45%) AppDynamics
12 41 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
13 34 (2.03%) Citrix
14 32 (1.91%) hybris
15 31 (1.85%) TIBCO
16 28 (1.67%) CA Agile Central
17 26 (1.55%) Cisco
18 25 (1.49%) Veeam
19 24 (1.43%) Micro Focus