Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 333 450
Rank change year-on-year +79 +117 +172
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 2,056 1,637 1,192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.35% 0.97% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.33% 5.52% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,461 1,201 1,039
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £35,810
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% +4.76%

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 24,668 29,649 32,344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.25% 17.58% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19,982 24,181 27,485
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +43 993 £60,000 - 133
South East +117 395 £50,000 - 46
North of England +103 333 £50,000 +11.11% 59
North West +94 205 £50,000 +7.53% 33
Midlands +23 130 £45,000 +12.50% 26
South West -7 109 £50,000 +5.26% 33
Yorkshire +58 106 £50,000 +17.65% 14
East of England +82 104 £47,500 +11.76% 23
West Midlands +11 79 £40,000 +6.67% 22
East Midlands +30 51 £47,500 -9.52% 4
North East +17 22 £45,000 +13.44% 12
Confluence
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 1,955 (95.09%) JIRA
2 1,603 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
3 789 (38.38%) Scrum
4 705 (34.29%) Jenkins
5 623 (30.30%) DevOps
6 574 (27.92%) Java
7 560 (27.24%) Linux
8 531 (25.83%) Test Automation
9 515 (25.05%) Git (software)
10 514 (25.00%) SQL
11 491 (23.88%) JavaScript
12 489 (23.78%) Finance
13 445 (21.64%) Amazon AWS
14 402 (19.55%) Atlassian
15 401 (19.50%) C#
16 388 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
17 372 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
17 372 (18.09%) QA
18 370 (18.00%) Windows
19 364 (17.70%) TDD
20 355 (17.27%) Python
21 342 (16.63%) HTML
22 332 (16.15%) Selenium
23 322 (15.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
24 307 (14.93%) Project Management
25 306 (14.88%) BDD
26 299 (14.54%) .NET
27 289 (14.06%) Bitbucket
28 283 (13.76%) Web Services
29 282 (13.72%) 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
1 133 (6.47%) Apache
2 122 (5.93%) IIS
3 62 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
4 51 (2.48%) Tomcat
5 48 (2.33%) CMS
6 43 (2.09%) JBoss
7 35 (1.70%) Cloud Foundry
7 35 (1.70%) WebSphere
8 30 (1.46%) SharePoint
9 29 (1.41%) Apache Spark
10 27 (1.31%) Anypoint
11 25 (1.22%) WebLogic
12 24 (1.17%) Mule
12 24 (1.17%) nginx
12 24 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 15 (0.73%) Traefik
14 14 (0.68%) MS Exchange
14 14 (0.68%) OpenStack
15 12 (0.58%) Apache Solr
15 12 (0.58%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 127 (6.18%) Microsoft Office
2 70 (3.40%) MS Visio
3 63 (3.06%) Microsoft Excel
4 48 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
5 41 (1.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 14 (0.68%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.44%) HipChat
8 6 (0.29%) Gliffy
9 5 (0.24%) InVision
9 5 (0.24%) Open Workbench
10 4 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 22 (1.07%) Magento
2 13 (0.63%) SAP Hybris
3 9 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.19%) SAP PSCD
6 3 (0.15%) SAP FI-CA
7 2 (0.097%) Distributed Ledger
7 2 (0.097%) Documaker
7 2 (0.097%) Eikon
7 2 (0.097%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.097%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.097%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.049%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.049%) Loan IQ
8 1 (0.049%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.049%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.049%) R3 Corda
8 1 (0.049%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.049%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.049%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 445 (21.64%) Amazon AWS
2 388 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 176 (8.56%) GitHub
4 122 (5.93%) AWS CloudFormation
5 120 (5.84%) Amazon EC2
6 105 (5.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 103 (5.01%) Amazon S3
8 98 (4.77%) Azure Active Directory
9 93 (4.52%) Amazon SQS
10 92 (4.47%) SaaS
11 67 (3.26%) IaaS
12 65 (3.16%) PaaS
13 63 (3.06%) Slack
14 57 (2.77%) Google Cloud Platform
15 52 (2.53%) OpenShift
16 50 (2.43%) Office 365
17 44 (2.14%) npm
18 37 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
19 34 (1.65%) BlazeMeter
20 32 (1.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 60 (2.92%) Firewall
2 50 (2.43%) DNS
2 50 (2.43%) Internet
3 43 (2.09%) HTTP
4 33 (1.61%) TCP/IP
5 30 (1.46%) SAN
6 26 (1.26%) SSL
7 24 (1.17%) VPN
8 17 (0.83%) DHCP
9 15 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (0.68%) VLAN
11 13 (0.63%) LAN
11 13 (0.63%) WAN
12 8 (0.39%) Broadband
12 8 (0.39%) ICMP
12 8 (0.39%) ZigBee
13 7 (0.34%) Network Security
13 7 (0.34%) Wireless
14 6 (0.29%) Skype
14 6 (0.29%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (11.72%) SQL Server
2 117 (5.69%) MySQL
3 106 (5.16%) Amazon RDS
4 95 (4.62%) NoSQL
4 95 (4.62%) Relational Database
5 61 (2.97%) Big Data
6 58 (2.82%) Oracle Database
7 54 (2.63%) MongoDB
8 47 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
9 43 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 40 (1.95%) RDBMS
11 35 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 34 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
13 33 (1.61%) Hadoop
13 33 (1.61%) Redis
14 25 (1.22%) Power BI
14 25 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 23 (1.12%) Blockchain
16 18 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
17 17 (0.83%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 1,955 (95.09%) JIRA
2 705 (34.29%) Jenkins
3 515 (25.05%) Git (software)
4 332 (16.15%) Selenium
5 322 (15.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 289 (14.06%) Bitbucket
7 205 (9.97%) TeamCity
8 190 (9.24%) Octopus Deploy
9 185 (9.00%) JUnit
10 175 (8.51%) Cucumber
11 162 (7.88%) Maven
12 140 (6.81%) Subversion
13 125 (6.08%) SoapUI
14 113 (5.50%) Sonatype Nexus
15 94 (4.57%) WebDriver
16 90 (4.38%) Visual Studio
17 74 (3.60%) JMeter
18 69 (3.36%) SpecFlow
19 62 (3.02%) NUnit
20 60 (2.92%) EasyMock
General
1 489 (23.78%) Finance
2 196 (9.53%) Banking
3 91 (4.43%) Retail
4 62 (3.02%) Marketing
5 57 (2.77%) Games
6 37 (1.80%) Investment Banking
7 32 (1.56%) Telecoms
8 27 (1.31%) Front Office
9 26 (1.26%) Law
10 24 (1.17%) Advertising
11 22 (1.07%) Back Office
12 19 (0.92%) Automotive
13 15 (0.73%) Financial Institution
13 15 (0.73%) Retail Banking
14 14 (0.68%) Publishing
15 13 (0.63%) Legal
16 11 (0.54%) Local Government
17 6 (0.29%) Military
17 6 (0.29%) Multimedia
18 4 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 510 (24.81%) Developer
2 289 (14.06%) Analyst
3 208 (10.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 131 (6.37%) Business Analyst
5 124 (6.03%) Project Manager
6 122 (5.93%) Java Developer
7 100 (4.86%) Software Developer
8 96 (4.67%) Tester
9 91 (4.43%) Senior Developer
10 84 (4.09%) .NET Developer
11 82 (3.99%) Java Engineer
12 80 (3.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 78 (3.79%) Software Engineer
14 76 (3.70%) Test Analyst
14 76 (3.70%) Test Engineer
15 74 (3.60%) Architect
15 74 (3.60%) Scrum Master
16 53 (2.58%) Automation Tester
17 51 (2.48%) Java Software Engineer
18 50 (2.43%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (16.63%) HTML
2 299 (14.54%) .NET
3 283 (13.76%) Web Services
4 273 (13.28%) REST
5 269 (13.08%) CSS
6 268 (13.04%) AngularJS
7 203 (9.87%) Spring
8 199 (9.68%) SOAP
9 180 (8.75%) RESTful
10 173 (8.41%) HTML5
11 171 (8.32%) JSON
12 154 (7.49%) Node.js
13 130 (6.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 114 (5.54%) jQuery
15 113 (5.50%) React
16 102 (4.96%) XML
17 100 (4.86%) ASP.NET
18 93 (4.52%) Java EE
19 92 (4.47%) .NET Framework
20 85 (4.13%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 215 (10.46%) User Experience
2 202 (9.82%) Mobile App
3 188 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
4 134 (6.52%) Computer Science
5 95 (4.62%) Wiki
6 90 (4.38%) Fintech
7 88 (4.28%) Private Cloud
8 80 (3.89%) Self-Motivation
9 48 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
10 41 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
11 38 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
12 26 (1.26%) Data Centre
13 24 (1.17%) CMDB
14 23 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
15 22 (1.07%) Public Cloud
16 21 (1.02%) Data Structures
16 21 (1.02%) Hedge funds
16 21 (1.02%) Management Information System
17 20 (0.97%) Clustering
18 18 (0.88%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 560 (27.24%) Linux
2 370 (18.00%) Windows
3 137 (6.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 127 (6.18%) CentOS
5 106 (5.16%) Windows Server
6 101 (4.91%) Apple iOS
7 90 (4.38%) Android
8 88 (4.28%) Unix
9 34 (1.65%) Ubuntu
10 28 (1.36%) Windows 10
11 19 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (0.73%) Windows 7
13 13 (0.63%) Mac OS
13 13 (0.63%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (0.39%) VMS
16 6 (0.29%) Debian
17 5 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
18 4 (0.19%) SUSE
18 4 (0.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,603 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
2 789 (38.38%) Scrum
3 623 (30.30%) DevOps
4 531 (25.83%) Test Automation
5 372 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
6 364 (17.70%) TDD
7 307 (14.93%) Project Management
8 306 (14.88%) BDD
9 282 (13.72%) Microservices
10 263 (12.79%) SDLC
11 239 (11.62%) Kanban
11 239 (11.62%) Problem-Solving
12 230 (11.19%) User Stories
13 214 (10.41%) Software Engineering
14 183 (8.90%) Waterfall
15 181 (8.80%) OO
16 172 (8.37%) Mentoring
17 156 (7.59%) Coaching
18 154 (7.49%) Continuous Improvement
19 149 (7.25%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 574 (27.92%) Java
2 514 (25.00%) SQL
3 491 (23.88%) JavaScript
4 401 (19.50%) C#
5 355 (17.27%) Python
6 176 (8.56%) PowerShell
7 137 (6.66%) C++
8 130 (6.32%) Bash Shell
9 79 (3.84%) PHP
10 77 (3.75%) T-SQL
11 75 (3.65%) Java 8
12 73 (3.55%) C
12 73 (3.55%) Ruby
13 60 (2.92%) Perl
14 43 (2.09%) TypeScript
15 35 (1.70%) Scala
16 32 (1.56%) ES6
17 30 (1.46%) Groovy
18 21 (1.02%) PL/SQL
19 19 (0.92%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 232 (11.28%) Degree
2 89 (4.33%) ISTQB
3 86 (4.18%) Security Cleared
4 61 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
5 57 (2.77%) ISEB
6 47 (2.29%) DV Cleared
7 46 (2.24%) SC Cleared
8 20 (0.97%) PMP
9 19 (0.92%) PMI Certification
10 17 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 15 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
13 12 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (0.49%) DBS Check
16 9 (0.44%) IIBA
16 9 (0.44%) MCSE
17 8 (0.39%) APMP
17 8 (0.39%) AWS Certification
17 8 (0.39%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 372 (18.09%) QA
2 48 (2.33%) PMO
3 23 (1.12%) GDPR
3 23 (1.12%) SLA
4 9 (0.44%) PSD2
5 8 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.34%) WCAG
7 5 (0.24%) ISO 8583
8 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.19%) PMBOK
8 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.15%) SEPA
10 2 (0.097%) ISO 13485
10 2 (0.097%) ISO 26262
10 2 (0.097%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.097%) JTAG
11 1 (0.049%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.049%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 259 (12.60%) Docker
2 168 (8.17%) Active Directory
3 104 (5.06%) Virtual Machines
4 46 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (0.78%) Hyper-V
6 12 (0.58%) Xen
7 11 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (0.34%) VirtualBox
10 5 (0.24%) vSphere
11 4 (0.19%) KVM
11 4 (0.19%) XenServer
12 3 (0.15%) Firmware
13 2 (0.097%) ACF2
13 2 (0.097%) pfSense
13 2 (0.097%) RACF
13 2 (0.097%) Samba
14 1 (0.049%) Varnish
14 1 (0.049%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.049%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 272 (13.23%) Ansible
2 144 (7.00%) Puppet
3 120 (5.84%) Kubernetes
4 101 (4.91%) Opscode Chef
5 81 (3.94%) Terraform
6 41 (1.99%) HP ALM
7 29 (1.41%) Packer
8 23 (1.12%) Kibana
9 20 (0.97%) Salt
10 19 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
11 18 (0.88%) Mesos
12 14 (0.68%) logstash
12 14 (0.68%) Nessus
13 11 (0.54%) CloudHub
13 11 (0.54%) Control-M
13 11 (0.54%) SCCM
14 9 (0.44%) Nagios
14 9 (0.44%) yum
15 7 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
15 7 (0.34%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 402 (19.55%) Atlassian
2 269 (13.08%) Microsoft
3 217 (10.55%) Oracle
4 161 (7.83%) New Relic
5 144 (7.00%) Red Hat
6 90 (4.38%) Trend Micro
7 81 (3.94%) Splunk
8 80 (3.89%) VMware
9 70 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
10 69 (3.36%) HP
11 68 (3.31%) Google
12 53 (2.58%) SAP
13 43 (2.09%) AppDynamics
14 38 (1.85%) hybris
15 37 (1.80%) MuleSoft
16 35 (1.70%) ServiceNow
17 28 (1.36%) Sitecore
18 27 (1.31%) WorldPay
19 24 (1.17%) Tableau
20 22 (1.07%) Adobe