Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 236 336 415
Rank change year-on-year +100 +79 +177
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 2,025 1,561 1,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.44% 0.96% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.94% 5.60% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,341 1,167 1,017
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £84,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% -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 22,639 27,877 30,160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.05% 17.09% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18,191 23,149 25,452
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +4.30% +3.33%
10th Percentile £28,125 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +64 982 £65,000 +4.00% 125
South East +112 404 £50,000 - 50
North of England +135 350 £48,569 +7.93% 62
North West +105 209 £49,621 +4.47% 37
Yorkshire +75 121 £50,000 +25.00% 15
Midlands -16 116 £45,000 +8.43% 28
East of England +54 98 £47,500 -5.00% 16
South West +4 78 £53,000 +9.84% 33
West Midlands -20 75 £42,500 +8.97% 21
East Midlands +33 40 £45,000 -14.29% 7
North East +25 20 £45,000 +24.14% 10
Confluence
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 1,926 (95.11%) JIRA
2 1,544 (76.25%) Agile Software Development
3 746 (36.84%) Scrum
4 660 (32.59%) Jenkins
5 596 (29.43%) Git (software)
6 571 (28.20%) DevOps
7 561 (27.70%) Java
8 506 (24.99%) Linux
9 497 (24.54%) Test Automation
10 473 (23.36%) Finance
11 468 (23.11%) JavaScript
12 444 (21.93%) SQL
13 402 (19.85%) Amazon AWS
14 373 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
15 361 (17.83%) Python
16 355 (17.53%) Windows
17 352 (17.38%) TDD
18 351 (17.33%) Atlassian
19 344 (16.99%) C#
20 335 (16.54%) Microservices
21 328 (16.20%) QA
22 326 (16.10%) Microsoft Azure
23 320 (15.80%) Selenium
24 319 (15.75%) HTML
25 296 (14.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
26 283 (13.98%) BDD
27 279 (13.78%) Docker
28 271 (13.38%) CSS
29 267 (13.19%) REST
30 265 (13.09%) .NET

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
1 107 (5.28%) IIS
2 106 (5.23%) Apache
3 50 (2.47%) SharePoint
4 44 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 42 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
6 40 (1.98%) CMS
7 38 (1.88%) Cloud Foundry
8 32 (1.58%) JBoss
9 29 (1.43%) Mule
9 29 (1.43%) WebSphere
10 27 (1.33%) Anypoint
10 27 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 22 (1.09%) nginx
12 21 (1.04%) Apache Spark
13 15 (0.74%) Mule ESB
14 14 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 14 (0.69%) MS Exchange
15 13 (0.64%) Apache Solr
15 13 (0.64%) WebLogic
16 12 (0.59%) Traefik
Applications
1 128 (6.32%) Microsoft Office
2 76 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 71 (3.51%) MS Visio
4 46 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 41 (2.02%) Microsoft Project
6 18 (0.89%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.49%) InVision
8 9 (0.44%) HipChat
9 8 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.20%) Gliffy
10 4 (0.20%) Open Workbench
11 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.099%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 30 (1.48%) Magento
2 8 (0.40%) HFM
3 7 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 6 (0.30%) SAP PSCD
5 5 (0.25%) SAP FI-CA
6 4 (0.20%) Loan IQ
6 4 (0.20%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.099%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (0.099%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.049%) Distributed Ledger
9 1 (0.049%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.049%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.049%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.049%) Remedy AR System
9 1 (0.049%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.049%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 402 (19.85%) Amazon AWS
2 326 (16.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 142 (7.01%) GitHub
4 110 (5.43%) AWS CloudFormation
5 108 (5.33%) Amazon EC2
6 107 (5.28%) Amazon S3
7 97 (4.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 93 (4.59%) Azure Active Directory
9 92 (4.54%) Slack
10 86 (4.25%) Amazon SQS
11 84 (4.15%) Google Cloud Platform
12 78 (3.85%) SaaS
13 64 (3.16%) PaaS
14 61 (3.01%) Office 365
15 57 (2.81%) npm
16 55 (2.72%) IaaS
17 54 (2.67%) OpenShift
18 39 (1.93%) Serverless
19 33 (1.63%) NuGet
20 29 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.52%) Firewall
2 46 (2.27%) Internet
3 35 (1.73%) DNS
4 33 (1.63%) HTTP
5 30 (1.48%) SAN
6 21 (1.04%) TCP/IP
7 17 (0.84%) VPN
8 15 (0.74%) LAN
9 14 (0.69%) VLAN
9 14 (0.69%) WAN
9 14 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (0.59%) DHCP
10 12 (0.59%) SSL
11 8 (0.40%) ZigBee
12 7 (0.35%) ICMP
12 7 (0.35%) Wireless
13 6 (0.30%) 2G
13 6 (0.30%) 3G
13 6 (0.30%) 802.15
13 6 (0.30%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 120 (5.93%) MySQL
3 103 (5.09%) Amazon RDS
4 95 (4.69%) NoSQL
5 89 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
6 75 (3.70%) Relational Database
7 60 (2.96%) Redis
8 57 (2.81%) MongoDB
9 52 (2.57%) Oracle Database
10 51 (2.52%) Big Data
11 47 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 45 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 40 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
14 31 (1.53%) Hadoop
15 30 (1.48%) RDBMS
16 28 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 22 (1.09%) Amazon Aurora
18 18 (0.89%) Power BI
19 17 (0.84%) Blockchain
19 17 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1,926 (95.11%) JIRA
2 660 (32.59%) Jenkins
3 596 (29.43%) Git (software)
4 320 (15.80%) Selenium
5 296 (14.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 263 (12.99%) Bitbucket
7 195 (9.63%) Cucumber
8 184 (9.09%) JUnit
9 162 (8.00%) TeamCity
10 152 (7.51%) Maven
11 147 (7.26%) Octopus Deploy
12 133 (6.57%) Subversion
13 127 (6.27%) SoapUI
14 105 (5.19%) Sonatype Nexus
15 96 (4.74%) JMeter
16 86 (4.25%) Visual Studio
17 81 (4.00%) WebDriver
18 66 (3.26%) Appium
18 66 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
19 59 (2.91%) Mockito
General
1 473 (23.36%) Finance
2 176 (8.69%) Banking
3 161 (7.95%) Retail
4 79 (3.90%) Marketing
5 40 (1.98%) Games
6 32 (1.58%) Front Office
7 27 (1.33%) Investment Banking
8 26 (1.28%) Telecoms
9 25 (1.23%) Back Office
10 23 (1.14%) Law
10 23 (1.14%) Legal
11 20 (0.99%) Advertising
12 18 (0.89%) Retail Banking
13 15 (0.74%) Automotive
14 12 (0.59%) Local Government
14 12 (0.59%) Publishing
15 10 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.40%) Billing
17 6 (0.30%) Multimedia
18 5 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 515 (25.43%) Developer
2 270 (13.33%) Analyst
3 176 (8.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 128 (6.32%) Business Analyst
5 124 (6.12%) Java Developer
5 124 (6.12%) Project Manager
6 115 (5.68%) Test Engineer
7 89 (4.40%) Architect
8 85 (4.20%) Software Engineer
9 79 (3.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 79 (3.90%) Software Developer
10 77 (3.80%) Scrum Master
11 76 (3.75%) Tester
12 75 (3.70%) Senior Developer
13 74 (3.65%) .NET Developer
14 67 (3.31%) Test Analyst
15 60 (2.96%) Java Engineer
16 52 (2.57%) Lead Developer
17 48 (2.37%) Full Stack Developer
18 44 (2.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 319 (15.75%) HTML
2 271 (13.38%) CSS
3 267 (13.19%) REST
4 265 (13.09%) .NET
5 251 (12.40%) Spring
6 233 (11.51%) AngularJS
7 216 (10.67%) Web Services
8 187 (9.23%) RESTful
9 182 (8.99%) JSON
9 182 (8.99%) SOAP
10 169 (8.35%) Node.js
11 164 (8.10%) HTML5
12 146 (7.21%) React
13 126 (6.22%) Spring Boot
14 119 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 111 (5.48%) XML
16 97 (4.79%) jQuery
17 88 (4.35%) Kafka
18 84 (4.15%) ASP.NET
19 80 (3.95%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 255 (12.59%) User Experience
2 208 (10.27%) Mobile App
3 193 (9.53%) Analytical Skills
4 83 (4.10%) Private Cloud
5 78 (3.85%) Fintech
6 74 (3.65%) Self-Motivation
7 68 (3.36%) Wiki
8 50 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
9 43 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
10 38 (1.88%) Linux Command Line
11 33 (1.63%) Management Information System
12 31 (1.53%) Data Centre
13 26 (1.28%) Cloud Native
14 23 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
15 22 (1.09%) CMDB
15 22 (1.09%) IVR
16 21 (1.04%) Virtual Team
17 20 (0.99%) CCTV
17 20 (0.99%) Internet of Things
17 20 (0.99%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 506 (24.99%) Linux
2 355 (17.53%) Windows
3 126 (6.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 120 (5.93%) Apple iOS
5 111 (5.48%) Android
6 96 (4.74%) CentOS
7 89 (4.40%) Unix
7 89 (4.40%) Windows Server
8 35 (1.73%) Ubuntu
8 35 (1.73%) Windows 10
9 16 (0.79%) Mac OS X
10 15 (0.74%) Windows 7
11 12 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (0.54%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.35%) VMS
14 6 (0.30%) SUSE
14 6 (0.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 6 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.25%) Debian
15 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,544 (76.25%) Agile Software Development
2 746 (36.84%) Scrum
3 571 (28.20%) DevOps
4 497 (24.54%) Test Automation
5 373 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
6 352 (17.38%) TDD
7 335 (16.54%) Microservices
8 283 (13.98%) BDD
9 260 (12.84%) Project Management
10 237 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
11 231 (11.41%) Kanban
12 230 (11.36%) SDLC
13 215 (10.62%) Software Engineering
14 204 (10.07%) Mentoring
15 192 (9.48%) Waterfall
16 187 (9.23%) User Stories
17 157 (7.75%) Coaching
18 148 (7.31%) Open Source
19 144 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
20 138 (6.81%) OO
Programming Languages
1 561 (27.70%) Java
2 468 (23.11%) JavaScript
3 444 (21.93%) SQL
4 361 (17.83%) Python
5 344 (16.99%) C#
6 138 (6.81%) PowerShell
7 121 (5.98%) C++
8 100 (4.94%) Bash Shell
9 95 (4.69%) Java 8
10 81 (4.00%) PHP
11 73 (3.60%) C
12 70 (3.46%) Ruby
13 57 (2.81%) Perl
14 53 (2.62%) T-SQL
15 50 (2.47%) ES6
16 39 (1.93%) TypeScript
17 30 (1.48%) Shell Script
18 28 (1.38%) Scala
19 25 (1.23%) PL/SQL
20 24 (1.19%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 254 (12.54%) Degree
2 81 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 65 (3.21%) ISTQB
4 63 (3.11%) Security Cleared
5 41 (2.02%) SC Cleared
6 39 (1.93%) ISEB
7 27 (1.33%) DV Cleared
8 21 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 16 (0.79%) PMP
10 15 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (0.64%) PMI Certification
11 13 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (0.54%) CISSP
14 10 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
14 10 (0.49%) CISA
14 10 (0.49%) CISM
14 10 (0.49%) MCSE
15 9 (0.44%) APMP
15 9 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 328 (16.20%) QA
2 49 (2.42%) PMO
3 35 (1.73%) GDPR
4 26 (1.28%) SLA
5 22 (1.09%) WCAG
6 11 (0.54%) PSD2
7 9 (0.44%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.25%) MiFID
8 5 (0.25%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.20%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.099%) ISO 13485
11 2 (0.099%) ISO 26262
11 2 (0.099%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.099%) JTAG
11 2 (0.099%) SEPA
12 1 (0.049%) COBIT
12 1 (0.049%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 279 (13.78%) Docker
2 166 (8.20%) Active Directory
3 100 (4.94%) Virtual Machines
4 30 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (0.40%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.25%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.25%) vSphere
8 5 (0.25%) Xen
9 2 (0.099%) Firmware
9 2 (0.099%) KVM
9 2 (0.099%) NFS
9 2 (0.099%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.049%) ACF2
10 1 (0.049%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.049%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.049%) RACF
10 1 (0.049%) Squid
10 1 (0.049%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 254 (12.54%) Ansible
2 127 (6.27%) Puppet
3 124 (6.12%) Kubernetes
4 88 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
5 82 (4.05%) Terraform
6 54 (2.67%) HP ALM
7 52 (2.57%) Mesos
8 35 (1.73%) Marathon
9 32 (1.58%) Nessus
10 23 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
11 21 (1.04%) Kibana
12 19 (0.94%) Salt
13 18 (0.89%) Packer
14 14 (0.69%) Control-M
15 11 (0.54%) CloudHub
15 11 (0.54%) SCCM
15 11 (0.54%) yum
16 9 (0.44%) HP Fortify
17 7 (0.35%) Jamf Pro
17 7 (0.35%) logstash
Vendors
1 351 (17.33%) Atlassian
2 245 (12.10%) Microsoft
3 208 (10.27%) Oracle
4 130 (6.42%) New Relic
5 124 (6.12%) Red Hat
6 92 (4.54%) Google
7 85 (4.20%) Trend Micro
8 81 (4.00%) Splunk
9 72 (3.56%) Salesforce.com
10 70 (3.46%) HP
11 63 (3.11%) VMware
12 56 (2.77%) SAP
13 43 (2.12%) AppDynamics
14 40 (1.98%) MuleSoft
15 37 (1.83%) WorldPay
16 35 (1.73%) Tableau
17 33 (1.63%) hybris
18 29 (1.43%) Adobe
19 25 (1.23%) ServiceNow
20 21 (1.04%) IBM