Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 332 444 615
Rank change year-on-year +112 +171 +101
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 1630 1204 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.98% 0.68% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.56% 3.70% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1196 1051 641
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,826 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -

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 29314 32581 38909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.54% 18.30% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 23880 27690 32592
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +67 906 £60,000 - 36
South East +127 229 £50,000 - 13
North of England +46 186 £45,000 -14.29% 27
Midlands +148 138 £40,000 -10.59% 4
South West +40 123 £47,500 -5.00% 7
North West +38 104 £46,500 +3.33% 15
West Midlands +105 102 £37,500 -16.18% 4
Yorkshire +30 74 £42,500 -22.73% 6
East of England -42 48 £42,500 -5.56% 6
East Midlands +60 36 £52,500 +16.67%
North East +11 8 £39,669 -11.33% 6
Confluence
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 1561 (95.77%) JIRA
2 1119 (68.65%) Agile Software Development
3 691 (42.39%) Java
4 582 (35.71%) Scrum
5 470 (28.83%) Jenkins
6 441 (27.06%) Git (software)
7 435 (26.69%) Linux
8 432 (26.50%) DevOps
9 431 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
10 426 (26.13%) SQL
11 408 (25.03%) Finance
12 380 (23.31%) Python
13 371 (22.76%) TDD
14 324 (19.88%) Amazon AWS
15 314 (19.26%) Test Automation
16 295 (18.10%) Atlassian
17 294 (18.04%) BDD
18 292 (17.91%) JavaScript
19 278 (17.06%) TeamCity
20 249 (15.28%) Degree
21 245 (15.03%) Windows
22 244 (14.97%) Spring
23 240 (14.72%) HTML
23 240 (14.72%) SDLC
24 232 (14.23%) Puppet
25 231 (14.17%) Subversion
26 225 (13.80%) .NET
27 221 (13.56%) Oracle
28 209 (12.82%) SQL Server
28 209 (12.82%) Banking

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
1 184 (11.29%) Apache
2 153 (9.39%) Tomcat
3 79 (4.85%) IIS
4 58 (3.56%) CMS
5 56 (3.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 49 (3.01%) Apache Spark
6 49 (3.01%) DataSynapse
6 49 (3.01%) WebLogic
7 48 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
8 46 (2.82%) JBoss
9 44 (2.70%) OpenStack
10 33 (2.02%) WebSphere
11 31 (1.90%) SharePoint
12 23 (1.41%) Mule
12 23 (1.41%) Mule ESB
13 21 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
14 17 (1.04%) Apache Solr
15 16 (0.98%) nginx
16 13 (0.80%) NServiceBus
17 11 (0.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 45 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
2 44 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 36 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
4 15 (0.92%) HipChat
4 15 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (0.25%) Simulink
7 1 (0.061%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.061%) InDesign
7 1 (0.061%) Mingle
7 1 (0.061%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.061%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 30 (1.84%) Payment Gateway
2 26 (1.60%) Magento
3 24 (1.47%) SAP Hybris
4 21 (1.29%) Oracle BPM
5 16 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.49%) Global One
7 7 (0.43%) Workfront
8 4 (0.25%) MetaTrader
8 4 (0.25%) R3 Corda
9 3 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.18%) Exstream
9 3 (0.18%) ION MarketView
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (0.061%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.061%) IntelliMatch
11 1 (0.061%) Radian6
11 1 (0.061%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 324 (19.88%) Amazon AWS
2 193 (11.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 82 (5.03%) SaaS
4 69 (4.23%) PaaS
5 62 (3.80%) IaaS
6 58 (3.56%) GitHub
7 57 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
8 39 (2.39%) Azure Active Directory
9 33 (2.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 28 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 24 (1.47%) Amazon S3
11 24 (1.47%) OpenShift
12 23 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
13 19 (1.17%) Slack
13 19 (1.17%) Trello
14 18 (1.10%) Office 365
15 17 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
16 14 (0.86%) Amazon SQS
17 13 (0.80%) Amazon EMR
17 13 (0.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.80%) Firewall
2 60 (3.68%) DNS
3 50 (3.07%) VPN
4 38 (2.33%) HTTP
5 34 (2.09%) DHCP
6 33 (2.02%) Internet
7 32 (1.96%) SSL
8 29 (1.78%) WAN
9 27 (1.66%) LDAP
10 23 (1.41%) DMZ
11 19 (1.17%) TCP/IP
12 17 (1.04%) ATM
13 14 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (0.74%) Broadband
15 11 (0.67%) Kerberos
16 10 (0.61%) VoIP
17 9 (0.55%) SNMP
18 8 (0.49%) NetScaler
18 8 (0.49%) SMTP
18 8 (0.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 158 (9.69%) MySQL
3 133 (8.16%) NoSQL
4 127 (7.79%) Relational Database
5 114 (6.99%) PostgreSQL
6 106 (6.50%) Big Data
7 84 (5.15%) MongoDB
8 52 (3.19%) RDBMS
9 45 (2.76%) Hadoop
10 43 (2.64%) Amazon RDS
11 39 (2.39%) Oracle Database
12 32 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
12 32 (1.96%) Endeca
13 30 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
14 28 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
15 24 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
16 23 (1.41%) Redis
17 20 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
18 14 (0.86%) DB2
18 14 (0.86%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 1561 (95.77%) JIRA
2 470 (28.83%) Jenkins
3 441 (27.06%) Git (software)
4 278 (17.06%) TeamCity
5 231 (14.17%) Subversion
6 197 (12.09%) Selenium
7 196 (12.02%) Cucumber
8 189 (11.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 162 (9.94%) Maven
10 151 (9.26%) JUnit
11 127 (7.79%) Bitbucket
12 120 (7.36%) Octopus Deploy
13 84 (5.15%) JMeter
14 76 (4.66%) Mockito
15 64 (3.93%) Sonatype Nexus
16 62 (3.80%) WebDriver
17 61 (3.74%) IntelliJ
18 59 (3.62%) JBehave
18 59 (3.62%) SpecFlow
19 50 (3.07%) Eclipse
General
1 408 (25.03%) Finance
2 209 (12.82%) Banking
3 121 (7.42%) Retail
4 97 (5.95%) Marketing
5 93 (5.71%) Investment Banking
6 81 (4.97%) Telecoms
7 78 (4.79%) Retail Banking
8 69 (4.23%) Games
9 65 (3.99%) Front Office
10 40 (2.45%) Advertising
11 32 (1.96%) Electronics
12 31 (1.90%) Manufacturing
13 29 (1.78%) Back Office
14 24 (1.47%) Publishing
15 16 (0.98%) German Language
16 15 (0.92%) Law
17 11 (0.67%) Military
18 9 (0.55%) Automotive
18 9 (0.55%) Financial Institution
19 8 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 509 (31.23%) Developer
2 237 (14.54%) Analyst
3 225 (13.80%) Java Developer
4 172 (10.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 141 (8.65%) Business Analyst
5 141 (8.65%) Senior Developer
6 116 (7.12%) Tester
7 68 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 65 (3.99%) Agile Business Analyst
8 65 (3.99%) Scrum Master
9 55 (3.37%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 54 (3.31%) Project Manager
11 51 (3.13%) Developer in Test
11 51 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
12 50 (3.07%) Automation Tester
13 48 (2.94%) Team Leader
14 47 (2.88%) Linux Engineer
15 45 (2.76%) Test Engineer
16 43 (2.64%) Lead DevOps
17 42 (2.58%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (14.97%) Spring
2 240 (14.72%) HTML
3 225 (13.80%) .NET
4 181 (11.10%) Web Services
5 170 (10.43%) AngularJS
5 170 (10.43%) CSS
5 170 (10.43%) XML
6 163 (10.00%) REST
7 146 (8.96%) RESTful
8 140 (8.59%) Hibernate
9 139 (8.53%) SOAP
10 125 (7.67%) JSON
11 92 (5.64%) Node.js
12 80 (4.91%) React
13 76 (4.66%) jQuery
14 71 (4.36%) JMS
15 66 (4.05%) J2EE
16 63 (3.87%) Swing
17 62 (3.80%) ASP.NET
17 62 (3.80%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 153 (9.39%) Computer Science
2 130 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
3 91 (5.58%) iPad
4 82 (5.03%) Linux Command Line
5 77 (4.72%) User Experience
6 73 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
7 59 (3.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 56 (3.44%) Mobile App
9 54 (3.31%) Data Centre
9 54 (3.31%) Derivative
10 46 (2.82%) Exotic Derivative
10 46 (2.82%) Market Risk
11 40 (2.45%) Management Information System
11 40 (2.45%) Wiki
12 31 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
13 30 (1.84%) Fintech
14 27 (1.66%) EPoS
15 23 (1.41%) Client/Server
15 23 (1.41%) Online Games
16 20 (1.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 435 (26.69%) Linux
2 245 (15.03%) Windows
3 134 (8.22%) Unix
4 91 (5.58%) Windows Server
5 57 (3.50%) CentOS
5 57 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 55 (3.37%) Apple iOS
7 50 (3.07%) Android
8 38 (2.33%) Ubuntu
9 29 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (1.47%) Debian
11 20 (1.23%) Solaris
12 16 (0.98%) Fedora
13 11 (0.67%) Windows 7
14 10 (0.61%) Windows 10
15 7 (0.43%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.37%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.31%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
18 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1119 (68.65%) Agile Software Development
2 582 (35.71%) Scrum
3 432 (26.50%) DevOps
4 431 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
5 371 (22.76%) TDD
6 314 (19.26%) Test Automation
7 294 (18.04%) BDD
8 240 (14.72%) SDLC
9 174 (10.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 168 (10.31%) Kanban
11 166 (10.18%) E-Commerce
12 157 (9.63%) OO
13 149 (9.14%) MVC
14 146 (8.96%) User Stories
15 137 (8.40%) Release Management
16 128 (7.85%) Microservices
17 126 (7.73%) SOA
18 123 (7.55%) Software Engineering
19 117 (7.18%) Project Management
20 114 (6.99%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 691 (42.39%) Java
2 426 (26.13%) SQL
3 380 (23.31%) Python
4 292 (17.91%) JavaScript
5 177 (10.86%) C#
6 153 (9.39%) Ruby
7 138 (8.47%) PHP
8 123 (7.55%) PowerShell
9 99 (6.07%) Shell Script
10 95 (5.83%) Bash Shell
11 89 (5.46%) C
11 89 (5.46%) C++
12 65 (3.99%) Perl
13 55 (3.37%) Scala
14 35 (2.15%) Groovy
15 33 (2.02%) PL/SQL
16 28 (1.72%) T-SQL
17 19 (1.17%) ES6
17 19 (1.17%) Objective-C
17 19 (1.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 249 (15.28%) Degree
2 90 (5.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 89 (5.46%) Security Cleared
4 47 (2.88%) ISTQB
5 40 (2.45%) ISEB
6 28 (1.72%) DV Cleared
7 20 (1.23%) PMI Certification
8 19 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 18 (1.10%) CBAP
10 16 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (0.86%) Master's Degree
12 11 (0.67%) SC Cleared
13 10 (0.61%) AWS Certification
14 8 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
15 7 (0.43%) IIBA
15 7 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.43%) MCSA
15 7 (0.43%) MCSE
16 6 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 5 (0.31%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (12.76%) QA
2 14 (0.86%) GDPR
3 9 (0.55%) SLA
4 5 (0.31%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.25%) IEC 61508
5 4 (0.25%) IEC 62304
5 4 (0.25%) MiFID
6 3 (0.18%) GCP
6 3 (0.18%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.12%) EMIR
7 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.061%) HL7
8 1 (0.061%) PMO
System Software
1 203 (12.45%) Docker
2 91 (5.58%) Active Directory
3 37 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (0.67%) vSphere
7 8 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 8 (0.49%) HDFS
7 8 (0.49%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.49%) Postfix
8 7 (0.43%) BIND 9
8 7 (0.43%) Kamailio
8 7 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (0.31%) KVM
10 4 (0.25%) Xen
10 4 (0.25%) XenApp
11 3 (0.18%) Dovecot
11 3 (0.18%) Firmware
11 3 (0.18%) NFS
11 3 (0.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 232 (14.23%) Puppet
2 195 (11.96%) Ansible
3 101 (6.20%) Opscode Chef
4 90 (5.52%) Nagios
5 55 (3.37%) Terraform
6 48 (2.94%) Kubernetes
7 35 (2.15%) Icinga
8 28 (1.72%) Kibana
9 21 (1.29%) logstash
10 17 (1.04%) Control-M
11 14 (0.86%) Mesos
11 14 (0.86%) ZABBIX
12 13 (0.80%) HAProxy
13 11 (0.67%) Marathon
14 10 (0.61%) Cacti
14 10 (0.61%) CloudHub
15 9 (0.55%) Grafana
15 9 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
16 7 (0.43%) Munin
17 6 (0.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 295 (18.10%) Atlassian
2 221 (13.56%) Oracle
3 175 (10.74%) Microsoft
4 77 (4.72%) IBM
5 75 (4.60%) Google
5 75 (4.60%) Red Hat
6 71 (4.36%) Splunk
7 59 (3.62%) hybris
7 59 (3.62%) SAP
8 50 (3.07%) VMware
9 34 (2.09%) HP
10 32 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
11 26 (1.60%) New Relic
12 25 (1.53%) AppDynamics
13 23 (1.41%) Zend
14 21 (1.29%) Demandware
15 20 (1.23%) Cisco
16 19 (1.17%) Sybase
16 19 (1.17%) TIBCO
17 18 (1.10%) Apple