Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK > England
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 216 251 320
Rank change year-on-year +35 +69 +92
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 1,726 1,975 1,675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.53% 1.41% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.55% 8.99% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,206 1,317 1,258
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% - -

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 16,355 21,969 27,954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.53% 15.72% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13,230 17,620 23,250
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% - +7.53%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020. 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 0 705 £65,000 - 121
South East +28 388 £55,000 +10.00% 84
North of England 0 260 £52,500 +7.94% 49
East of England +102 134 £57,500 +15.00% 18
North West -16 126 £50,000 +3.09% 17
Yorkshire +47 122 £56,750 +13.50% 29
South West +68 110 £50,796 +1.59% 34
Midlands +30 106 £52,500 +16.67% 31
West Midlands +37 78 £50,000 +25.00% 22
East Midlands +10 22 £55,000 +10.00% 9
North East +8 12 £34,272 -23.84% 3
Confluence
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 1,656 (95.94%) JIRA
2 1,322 (76.59%) Agile Software Development
3 676 (39.17%) Scrum
4 494 (28.62%) DevOps
5 481 (27.87%) Jenkins
6 466 (27.00%) Finance
7 462 (26.77%) Test Automation
8 457 (26.48%) Java
9 403 (23.35%) AWS
10 394 (22.83%) Git (software)
11 356 (20.63%) Problem-Solving
12 350 (20.28%) Python
13 345 (19.99%) Azure
14 315 (18.25%) C#
15 302 (17.50%) SQL
16 300 (17.38%) Continuous Integration
17 294 (17.03%) TDD
18 277 (16.05%) Docker
19 272 (15.76%) SDLC
19 272 (15.76%) Atlassian
20 270 (15.64%) JavaScript
21 266 (15.41%) Linux
22 264 (15.30%) QA
23 260 (15.06%) Microsoft
24 258 (14.95%) Bitbucket
25 250 (14.48%) .NET
26 240 (13.90%) Project Management
27 237 (13.73%) Windows
28 235 (13.62%) Selenium
29 234 (13.56%) 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 97 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 49 (2.84%) Apache
3 29 (1.68%) IIS
4 26 (1.51%) CMS
4 26 (1.51%) Tomcat
5 24 (1.39%) Apache Spark
6 18 (1.04%) Drupal
7 16 (0.93%) Mule
8 14 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (0.64%) WebSphere
10 10 (0.58%) CICS
10 10 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
10 10 (0.58%) SAS
11 9 (0.52%) Anypoint
11 9 (0.52%) nginx
11 9 (0.52%) Umbraco
12 7 (0.41%) MS Exchange
12 7 (0.41%) WebLogic
13 6 (0.35%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 69 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 62 (3.59%) Microsoft Office
3 45 (2.61%) Microsoft Project
4 43 (2.49%) MS Visio
5 31 (1.80%) HipChat
6 24 (1.39%) InVision
7 22 (1.27%) Zeplin
8 21 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 20 (1.16%) Adobe XD
10 8 (0.46%) Gliffy
11 6 (0.35%) Camtasia
12 5 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 4 (0.23%) Photoshop
13 4 (0.23%) Sketch
13 4 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
14 3 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (0.17%) CATIA
14 3 (0.17%) PlantUML
15 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
15 2 (0.12%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 40 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 16 (0.93%) Magento
4 6 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.29%) Teamcenter
6 4 (0.23%) CA PPM
6 4 (0.23%) Shopify
7 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.17%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.12%) HFM
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.12%) Softmar
9 1 (0.058%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.058%) Distributed Ledger
9 1 (0.058%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.058%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.058%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 403 (23.35%) AWS
2 345 (19.99%) Azure
3 133 (7.71%) GitHub
4 102 (5.91%) Slack
5 68 (3.94%) Amazon EC2
6 64 (3.71%) OpenShift
7 63 (3.65%) AWS CloudFormation
7 63 (3.65%) Serverless
8 61 (3.53%) Office 365
9 60 (3.48%) GCP
10 59 (3.42%) SaaS
11 51 (2.95%) AWS Lambda
12 49 (2.84%) Amazon S3
13 46 (2.67%) IaaS
14 42 (2.43%) PaaS
15 41 (2.38%) Trello
16 37 (2.14%) npm
17 34 (1.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 25 (1.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 24 (1.39%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.59%) DNS
2 48 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 38 (2.20%) Firewall
4 26 (1.51%) HTTP
4 26 (1.51%) SSL
5 24 (1.39%) Skype
5 24 (1.39%) VPN
6 18 (1.04%) Internet
7 16 (0.93%) VLAN
8 15 (0.87%) MPLS
8 15 (0.87%) Wireless
9 14 (0.81%) IPv4
9 14 (0.81%) OpenLDAP
10 11 (0.64%) IPsec
10 11 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (0.58%) BGP
11 10 (0.58%) DHCP
11 10 (0.58%) HSRP
11 10 (0.58%) SNMP
12 9 (0.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (9.73%) SQL Server
2 68 (3.94%) NoSQL
3 67 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
4 63 (3.65%) MySQL
5 50 (2.90%) Relational Database
6 47 (2.72%) MongoDB
7 45 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
8 44 (2.55%) Amazon RDS
9 40 (2.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 39 (2.26%) Big Data
11 25 (1.45%) Hadoop
11 25 (1.45%) Redis
12 24 (1.39%) DB2
13 23 (1.33%) RDBMS
14 20 (1.16%) Amazon Redshift
14 20 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 20 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 19 (1.10%) Oracle Database
16 17 (0.98%) Amazon Athena
17 15 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1,656 (95.94%) JIRA
2 481 (27.87%) Jenkins
3 394 (22.83%) Git (software)
4 258 (14.95%) Bitbucket
5 235 (13.62%) Selenium
6 162 (9.39%) Cucumber
7 148 (8.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 117 (6.78%) Maven
9 97 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 96 (5.56%) TeamCity
11 93 (5.39%) JUnit
11 93 (5.39%) WebDriver
12 89 (5.16%) SonarQube
13 84 (4.87%) JMeter
14 79 (4.58%) SoapUI
15 56 (3.24%) Artifactory
16 54 (3.13%) Subversion
17 52 (3.01%) SpecFlow
18 45 (2.61%) Visual Studio Team System
19 44 (2.55%) Appium
General
1 466 (27.00%) Finance
2 148 (8.57%) Banking
3 86 (4.98%) Public Sector
4 78 (4.52%) Retail
5 54 (3.13%) Marketing
6 41 (2.38%) Legal
7 33 (1.91%) Telecoms
8 26 (1.51%) Manufacturing
9 24 (1.39%) Financial Institution
10 23 (1.33%) Publishing
11 22 (1.27%) Retail Banking
12 21 (1.22%) Back Office
13 19 (1.10%) Games
14 11 (0.64%) Electronics
14 11 (0.64%) French Language
14 11 (0.64%) Private Banking
15 10 (0.58%) Aerospace
16 9 (0.52%) Front Office
17 8 (0.46%) Investment Banking
18 7 (0.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 361 (20.92%) Developer
2 231 (13.38%) Analyst
3 125 (7.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 118 (6.84%) Business Analyst
5 91 (5.27%) Architect
6 83 (4.81%) Software Engineer
7 82 (4.75%) Project Manager
8 79 (4.58%) .NET Developer
9 76 (4.40%) Test Analyst
10 64 (3.71%) QA Engineer
11 62 (3.59%) C# Developer
12 61 (3.53%) Java Developer
13 58 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
13 58 (3.36%) Test Engineer
14 53 (3.07%) Senior Developer
15 52 (3.01%) C# .NET Developer
15 52 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
16 48 (2.78%) Scrum Master
17 45 (2.61%) Test Leader
18 44 (2.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (14.48%) .NET
2 189 (10.95%) CSS
3 168 (9.73%) HTML
4 165 (9.56%) Web Services
5 162 (9.39%) REST
6 135 (7.82%) AngularJS
7 133 (7.71%) JSON
8 129 (7.47%) RESTful
9 106 (6.14%) Spring
10 89 (5.16%) HTML5
11 88 (5.10%) SOAP
12 83 (4.81%) Node.js
13 69 (4.00%) React
14 65 (3.77%) .NET Core
15 63 (3.65%) Angular 2
15 63 (3.65%) XML
16 56 (3.24%) CSS3
17 55 (3.19%) .NET Framework
18 54 (3.13%) jQuery
19 53 (3.07%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 215 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (5.68%) Self-Motivation
3 96 (5.56%) User Experience
4 72 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 50 (2.90%) Public Cloud
6 41 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 41 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
7 40 (2.32%) Wiki
8 36 (2.09%) Cloud Native
8 36 (2.09%) Hybrid Cloud
9 32 (1.85%) Management Information System
9 32 (1.85%) PKI
10 30 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
10 30 (1.74%) Virtual Team
11 22 (1.27%) Data Structures
12 15 (0.87%) Tandem
13 14 (0.81%) Mainframe
14 13 (0.75%) iPad
15 12 (0.70%) Algorithms
15 12 (0.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 266 (15.41%) Linux
2 237 (13.73%) Windows
3 105 (6.08%) Unix
4 62 (3.59%) Android
5 50 (2.90%) Apple iOS
6 48 (2.78%) Windows Server
7 28 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (1.51%) CentOS
9 20 (1.16%) Ubuntu
10 13 (0.75%) Solaris
11 12 (0.70%) Windows 7
12 10 (0.58%) Windows 10
13 8 (0.46%) Mac OS
13 8 (0.46%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.41%) Debian
14 7 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (0.35%) zOS
16 5 (0.29%) CoreOS
17 4 (0.23%) SUSE
17 4 (0.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,322 (76.59%) Agile Software Development
2 676 (39.17%) Scrum
3 494 (28.62%) DevOps
4 462 (26.77%) Test Automation
5 356 (20.63%) Problem-Solving
6 300 (17.38%) Continuous Integration
7 294 (17.03%) TDD
8 272 (15.76%) SDLC
9 240 (13.90%) Project Management
10 234 (13.56%) Microservices
11 223 (12.92%) BDD
12 219 (12.69%) Waterfall
13 207 (11.99%) Kanban
14 179 (10.37%) Software Engineering
15 162 (9.39%) User Stories
16 158 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
17 136 (7.88%) ITIL
17 136 (7.88%) Mentoring
18 132 (7.65%) Coaching
19 128 (7.42%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 457 (26.48%) Java
2 350 (20.28%) Python
3 315 (18.25%) C#
4 302 (17.50%) SQL
5 270 (15.64%) JavaScript
6 107 (6.20%) Bash Shell
7 80 (4.63%) PowerShell
8 77 (4.46%) C
9 75 (4.35%) Scala
9 75 (4.35%) TypeScript
10 68 (3.94%) Ruby
11 67 (3.88%) C++
12 46 (2.67%) Groovy
13 45 (2.61%) T-SQL
14 42 (2.43%) PHP
15 39 (2.26%) ES6
16 35 (2.03%) PL/SQL
17 34 (1.97%) Java 8
18 31 (1.80%) Go
19 25 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 178 (10.31%) Degree
2 103 (5.97%) ISTQB
3 93 (5.39%) Security Cleared
4 73 (4.23%) ISEB
5 49 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 49 (2.84%) SC Cleared
6 25 (1.45%) Postgraduate
7 23 (1.33%) DV Cleared
8 19 (1.10%) MCP
9 18 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 15 (0.87%) AWS Certification
11 14 (0.81%) RHCE
12 12 (0.70%) IIBA
13 11 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (0.58%) TOGAF Certification
15 9 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
15 9 (0.52%) PMI Certification
15 9 (0.52%) PMP
16 8 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 7 (0.41%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 264 (15.30%) QA
2 26 (1.51%) SLA
3 25 (1.45%) Data Quality
4 22 (1.27%) PMO
5 11 (0.64%) GDPR
6 7 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 7 (0.41%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.35%) Government Security Classifications
7 6 (0.35%) NCSC
7 6 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.23%) MiFID
9 4 (0.23%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.058%) AIFMD
11 1 (0.058%) EMIR
11 1 (0.058%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.058%) PSD2
System Software
1 277 (16.05%) Docker
2 62 (3.59%) Active Directory
3 28 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (1.16%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.81%) vSphere
6 10 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.58%) VirtualBox
7 7 (0.41%) Firmware
7 7 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.41%) XenApp
8 6 (0.35%) KVM
8 6 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.29%) GlusterFS
10 3 (0.17%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (0.17%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.12%) iptables
12 1 (0.058%) Btrfs
Systems Management
1 171 (9.91%) Ansible
2 162 (9.39%) Kubernetes
3 147 (8.52%) Terraform
4 107 (6.20%) Puppet
5 66 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
6 53 (3.07%) Packer
7 48 (2.78%) HP ALM
8 30 (1.74%) ZABBIX
9 27 (1.56%) Nagios
10 23 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
11 21 (1.22%) SCCM
12 20 (1.16%) SCOM
13 18 (1.04%) HP SiteScope
14 16 (0.93%) Istio
15 15 (0.87%) Mesos
16 13 (0.75%) Grafana
16 13 (0.75%) Kibana
17 12 (0.70%) CA Service Virtualization
17 12 (0.70%) Jamf Pro
18 10 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 272 (15.76%) Atlassian
2 260 (15.06%) Microsoft
3 141 (8.17%) Oracle
4 82 (4.75%) SAP
5 77 (4.46%) HP
6 72 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
7 54 (3.13%) CA
8 50 (2.90%) Google
8 50 (2.90%) hybris
9 49 (2.84%) Adobe
10 44 (2.55%) Red Hat
11 41 (2.38%) IBM
12 39 (2.26%) VMware
13 36 (2.09%) Delphix
14 34 (1.97%) ServiceNow
15 32 (1.85%) Tableau
16 29 (1.68%) Cisco
16 29 (1.68%) Splunk
17 28 (1.62%) Perforce
18 27 (1.56%) SaltStack