Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK > England
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 229 262 346
Rank change year-on-year +33 +84 +116
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 1,959 2,068 1,617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.52% 1.33% 0.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.26% 8.00% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,315 1,480 1,220
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 19,093 25,863 29,657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.85% 16.66% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15,174 20,903 23,989
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +19 865 £65,000 +8.33% 124
South East +60 499 £60,000 +20.00% 40
North of England +19 272 £50,000 - 45
North West +42 184 £50,000 - 12
South West +9 147 £45,500 +1.11% 31
Midlands -18 90 £49,362 +3.92% 19
Yorkshire -11 70 £50,000 - 24
East of England +23 68 £57,500 +21.05% 13
West Midlands +13 66 £49,362 +10.93% 17
East Midlands -7 22 £50,000 +5.26% 2
North East +26 18 £52,500 +31.25% 9
Confluence
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1,886 (96.27%) JIRA
2 1,468 (74.94%) Agile Software Development
3 781 (39.87%) Scrum
4 714 (36.45%) Java
5 601 (30.68%) Jenkins
6 593 (30.27%) Git (software)
7 519 (26.49%) DevOps
8 509 (25.98%) Test Automation
9 484 (24.71%) AWS
10 436 (22.26%) Finance
11 431 (22.00%) Microservices
12 421 (21.49%) Docker
13 390 (19.91%) Azure
14 388 (19.81%) TDD
15 382 (19.50%) JavaScript
16 377 (19.24%) Atlassian
17 374 (19.09%) SQL
18 367 (18.73%) Continuous Integration
19 352 (17.97%) Problem-Solving
20 331 (16.90%) QA
21 326 (16.64%) BDD
21 326 (16.64%) Python
22 316 (16.13%) Selenium
23 304 (15.52%) Bitbucket
24 303 (15.47%) Linux
25 297 (15.16%) Degree
26 289 (14.75%) C#
27 285 (14.55%) Software Engineering
28 283 (14.45%) Kanban
29 274 (13.99%) Microsoft

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 83 (4.24%) Apache
2 77 (3.93%) CMS
3 76 (3.88%) SharePoint
4 37 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 36 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
6 32 (1.63%) Drupal
7 25 (1.28%) Apache Spark
8 24 (1.23%) WordPress
9 22 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
9 22 (1.12%) WebSphere
10 20 (1.02%) GeoServer
10 20 (1.02%) IIS
11 19 (0.97%) Apache Solr
11 19 (0.97%) JBoss
11 19 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
12 18 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
12 18 (0.92%) SugarCRM
13 13 (0.66%) nginx
13 13 (0.66%) SAS
14 12 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 62 (3.16%) MS Visio
2 60 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
3 49 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 20 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
5 18 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 9 (0.46%) Sketch
7 8 (0.41%) Acrobat
7 8 (0.41%) Gliffy
8 6 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
8 6 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.26%) HipChat
10 4 (0.20%) RoboHelp
11 3 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.15%) CATIA
11 3 (0.15%) Zeplin
12 2 (0.10%) Flinto
12 2 (0.10%) InVision
12 2 (0.10%) UXPin
13 1 (0.051%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 30 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.87%) Teamcenter
3 15 (0.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 12 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
5 10 (0.51%) Magento
6 9 (0.46%) SAP ERP
6 9 (0.46%) SAP MM
7 8 (0.41%) SAP Hybris
8 7 (0.36%) SAP PSCD
9 4 (0.20%) CA PPM
9 4 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (0.20%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 3 (0.15%) WebTrends
11 2 (0.10%) Shopify
12 1 (0.051%) Dynamics NAV
12 1 (0.051%) Eloqua
12 1 (0.051%) Oracle Retail
12 1 (0.051%) SAP Business One
12 1 (0.051%) SAP CAR
12 1 (0.051%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 484 (24.71%) AWS
2 390 (19.91%) Azure
3 119 (6.07%) SaaS
4 104 (5.31%) GitHub
5 99 (5.05%) Slack
6 91 (4.65%) GCP
7 76 (3.88%) Office 365
8 64 (3.27%) AWS CloudFormation
9 58 (2.96%) OpenShift
10 57 (2.91%) Serverless
11 45 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
12 43 (2.19%) BrowserStack
13 40 (2.04%) IaaS
14 39 (1.99%) Sage Pay
15 37 (1.89%) PaaS
16 31 (1.58%) AWS Lambda
17 30 (1.53%) Amazon S3
18 29 (1.48%) OneDrive
19 28 (1.43%) Azure Stack
20 24 (1.23%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 60 (3.06%) DNS
2 45 (2.30%) TCP/IP
3 42 (2.14%) DHCP
4 36 (1.84%) Firewall
5 35 (1.79%) Skype
6 28 (1.43%) NetScaler
7 24 (1.23%) Internet
8 20 (1.02%) VPN
9 14 (0.71%) SAN
10 12 (0.61%) HTTP
10 12 (0.61%) WebEx
11 11 (0.56%) VLAN
11 11 (0.56%) VoIP
12 10 (0.51%) Calico
12 10 (0.51%) SMTP
12 10 (0.51%) VSAN
12 10 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (0.36%) HTTPS
13 7 (0.36%) Intranet
13 7 (0.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 170 (8.68%) PostgreSQL
3 122 (6.23%) MongoDB
4 93 (4.75%) Redis
5 70 (3.57%) MySQL
6 53 (2.71%) NoSQL
7 50 (2.55%) Big Data
8 48 (2.45%) Relational Database
9 41 (2.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 39 (1.99%) Amazon RDS
11 30 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 28 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
13 27 (1.38%) Blockchain
14 24 (1.23%) GIS
15 23 (1.17%) Hadoop
16 22 (1.12%) Oracle Database
16 22 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 20 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 19 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
19 11 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1,886 (96.27%) JIRA
2 601 (30.68%) Jenkins
3 593 (30.27%) Git (software)
4 316 (16.13%) Selenium
5 304 (15.52%) Bitbucket
6 239 (12.20%) Cucumber
7 211 (10.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 151 (7.71%) Maven
9 132 (6.74%) JUnit
10 113 (5.77%) JMeter
11 96 (4.90%) WebDriver
12 88 (4.49%) TeamCity
13 80 (4.08%) webpack
14 79 (4.03%) IntelliJ
15 74 (3.78%) Visual Studio
16 67 (3.42%) SpecFlow
17 66 (3.37%) Appium
18 60 (3.06%) Babel
19 59 (3.01%) Bitbucket Server
20 58 (2.96%) Subversion
General
1 436 (22.26%) Finance
2 196 (10.01%) Retail
3 181 (9.24%) Banking
4 87 (4.44%) Marketing
5 49 (2.50%) Public Sector
6 43 (2.19%) Advertising
6 43 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 37 (1.89%) Front Office
8 34 (1.74%) Publishing
9 32 (1.63%) Games
10 31 (1.58%) Back Office
11 26 (1.33%) Aerospace
11 26 (1.33%) Telecoms
12 18 (0.92%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.87%) Retail Banking
14 16 (0.82%) Legal
15 15 (0.77%) Automotive
15 15 (0.77%) Electronics
15 15 (0.77%) Military
16 12 (0.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 498 (25.42%) Developer
2 267 (13.63%) Analyst
3 173 (8.83%) Software Engineer
4 157 (8.01%) Business Analyst
4 157 (8.01%) Java Developer
5 142 (7.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 101 (5.16%) Senior Developer
7 100 (5.10%) Architect
8 88 (4.49%) Test Engineer
9 76 (3.88%) Java Engineer
10 67 (3.42%) Java Software Engineer
10 67 (3.42%) QA Engineer
11 66 (3.37%) .NET Developer
12 65 (3.32%) Project Manager
13 58 (2.96%) Senior Software Engineer
13 58 (2.96%) Test Analyst
14 57 (2.91%) Quality Engineer
15 55 (2.81%) Software Developer
15 55 (2.81%) Tester
16 51 (2.60%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (13.07%) .NET
2 247 (12.61%) Spring
3 205 (10.46%) CSS
4 198 (10.11%) React
5 194 (9.90%) HTML
6 157 (8.01%) Node.js
7 152 (7.76%) AngularJS
7 152 (7.76%) REST
8 149 (7.61%) JSON
9 124 (6.33%) Kafka
9 124 (6.33%) Spring Boot
10 121 (6.18%) RESTful
11 119 (6.07%) Web Services
12 85 (4.34%) Enzyme
13 83 (4.24%) XML
14 78 (3.98%) Java EE
15 76 (3.88%) .NET Core
16 74 (3.78%) SOAP
17 62 (3.16%) HTML5
18 56 (2.86%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 221 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
2 125 (6.38%) User Experience
3 118 (6.02%) Mobile App
4 92 (4.70%) Self-Motivation
5 73 (3.73%) Greenfield Project
6 57 (2.91%) Wiki
7 45 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
8 43 (2.19%) Public Cloud
8 43 (2.19%) Virtual Team
9 41 (2.09%) Cloud Native
10 37 (1.89%) PKI
11 35 (1.79%) iPad
12 34 (1.74%) Management Information System
13 30 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
14 29 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
15 23 (1.17%) Data Centre
16 22 (1.12%) Blog
17 17 (0.87%) Algorithms
18 15 (0.77%) Social Media
19 12 (0.61%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 303 (15.47%) Linux
2 211 (10.77%) Windows
3 121 (6.18%) Unix
4 93 (4.75%) Android
5 89 (4.54%) Apple iOS
6 62 (3.16%) CentOS
7 53 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 48 (2.45%) Windows Server
9 34 (1.74%) Mac OS
10 29 (1.48%) Windows 10
11 23 (1.17%) Ubuntu
12 20 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (0.97%) Windows 7
14 12 (0.61%) Debian
15 8 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
16 7 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
16 7 (0.36%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.26%) Fedora
18 3 (0.15%) ThreadX
18 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,468 (74.94%) Agile Software Development
2 781 (39.87%) Scrum
3 519 (26.49%) DevOps
4 509 (25.98%) Test Automation
5 431 (22.00%) Microservices
6 388 (19.81%) TDD
7 367 (18.73%) Continuous Integration
8 352 (17.97%) Problem-Solving
9 326 (16.64%) BDD
10 285 (14.55%) Software Engineering
11 283 (14.45%) Kanban
12 271 (13.83%) SDLC
13 220 (11.23%) E-Commerce
14 199 (10.16%) Mentoring
15 197 (10.06%) Coaching
16 176 (8.98%) User Stories
17 175 (8.93%) ITIL
18 166 (8.47%) Waterfall
19 159 (8.12%) Computer Science
20 157 (8.01%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 714 (36.45%) Java
2 382 (19.50%) JavaScript
3 374 (19.09%) SQL
4 326 (16.64%) Python
5 289 (14.75%) C#
6 130 (6.64%) PowerShell
7 107 (5.46%) Bash Shell
8 103 (5.26%) ES6
9 97 (4.95%) PHP
10 87 (4.44%) Java 8
11 85 (4.34%) C++
12 79 (4.03%) C
13 73 (3.73%) Ruby
14 68 (3.47%) ES7
15 48 (2.45%) Scala
15 48 (2.45%) T-SQL
16 31 (1.58%) Go
17 30 (1.53%) Kotlin
17 30 (1.53%) VB.NET
18 21 (1.07%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 297 (15.16%) Degree
2 124 (6.33%) Security Cleared
3 111 (5.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 103 (5.26%) ISTQB
5 59 (3.01%) ISEB
6 45 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 39 (1.99%) DV Cleared
8 36 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
9 34 (1.74%) CCNA
10 30 (1.53%) RHCE
11 29 (1.48%) SC Cleared
12 28 (1.43%) CCA
12 28 (1.43%) MCP
13 23 (1.17%) Citrix Certification
14 17 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (0.82%) AWS Certification
16 14 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (0.56%) MCSA
18 10 (0.51%) IIBA
18 10 (0.51%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 331 (16.90%) QA
2 40 (2.04%) Data Quality
3 35 (1.79%) SLA
4 28 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 20 (1.02%) PMO
6 10 (0.51%) GDPR
7 7 (0.36%) WCAG
8 4 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.20%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.20%) PSD2
9 2 (0.10%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.10%) NIST
10 1 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.051%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.051%) MiFID
10 1 (0.051%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.051%) Solvency II
System Software
1 421 (21.49%) Docker
2 82 (4.19%) Active Directory
3 78 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (1.84%) Hyper-V
5 29 (1.48%) Microsoft App-V
5 29 (1.48%) XenApp
6 26 (1.33%) XenDesktop
7 19 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
8 16 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 13 (0.66%) vSphere
10 12 (0.61%) Firmware
11 9 (0.46%) VirtualBox
12 8 (0.41%) GridGain
13 5 (0.26%) etcd
13 5 (0.26%) Squid
14 3 (0.15%) Apache Flume
14 3 (0.15%) HDFS
14 3 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
15 2 (0.10%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 225 (11.49%) Kubernetes
2 152 (7.76%) Ansible
3 128 (6.53%) Terraform
4 102 (5.21%) Puppet
5 98 (5.00%) Mesos
6 93 (4.75%) Marathon
7 55 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
8 49 (2.50%) Packer
9 48 (2.45%) Kibana
10 36 (1.84%) SCCM
11 34 (1.74%) Prometheus
12 29 (1.48%) Nagios
13 28 (1.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 28 (1.43%) SCOM
13 28 (1.43%) SCOrch
14 27 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
15 25 (1.28%) Grafana
15 25 (1.28%) ZABBIX
16 23 (1.17%) HP ALM
16 23 (1.17%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 377 (19.24%) Atlassian
2 274 (13.99%) Microsoft
3 137 (6.99%) Oracle
4 87 (4.44%) VMware
5 77 (3.93%) Salesforce.com
6 67 (3.42%) SAP
7 66 (3.37%) Splunk
8 61 (3.11%) Red Hat
9 58 (2.96%) Google
10 53 (2.71%) Cisco
11 46 (2.35%) HP
12 42 (2.14%) Sage
13 37 (1.89%) ServiceNow
14 35 (1.79%) hybris
15 30 (1.53%) Perforce
16 26 (1.33%) Sitecore
17 25 (1.28%) Apple
17 25 (1.28%) New Relic
17 25 (1.28%) SaltStack
18 24 (1.23%) Citrix