Period
to 20 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 330 446 614
Rank change year-on-year +116 +168 +94
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 1635 1192 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.97% 0.68% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.54% 3.69% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1039 645
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,810 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 29520 32289 38928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.52% 18.29% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24066 27447 32594
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 20 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 20 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 +68 910 £60,000 - 43
South East +111 229 £50,000 - 21
North of England +55 186 £45,000 -14.29% 32
Midlands +126 139 £40,000 -10.59% 7
South West +22 123 £47,500 -5.00% 10
North West +33 104 £46,500 +3.33% 19
West Midlands +96 103 £37,500 -16.18% 6
Yorkshire +15 74 £42,500 -22.73% 5
East of England -57 48 £42,500 -5.56% 6
East Midlands +54 36 £52,500 +16.67% 1
North East +1 8 £39,669 -11.33% 8
Confluence
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 1565 (95.72%) JIRA
2 1120 (68.50%) Agile Software Development
3 694 (42.45%) Java
4 583 (35.66%) Scrum
5 472 (28.87%) Jenkins
6 442 (27.03%) Git (software)
7 436 (26.67%) Linux
8 433 (26.48%) Continuous Integration
8 433 (26.48%) DevOps
9 428 (26.18%) SQL
10 410 (25.08%) Finance
11 380 (23.24%) Python
12 371 (22.69%) TDD
13 326 (19.94%) Amazon AWS
14 315 (19.27%) Test Automation
15 296 (18.10%) Atlassian
16 295 (18.04%) BDD
17 293 (17.92%) JavaScript
18 279 (17.06%) TeamCity
19 249 (15.23%) Degree
20 246 (15.05%) Windows
21 244 (14.92%) Spring
22 241 (14.74%) HTML
23 240 (14.68%) SDLC
24 233 (14.25%) Puppet
25 231 (14.13%) Subversion
26 226 (13.82%) .NET
27 222 (13.58%) Oracle
28 210 (12.84%) SQL Server
28 210 (12.84%) 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
1 185 (11.31%) Apache
2 154 (9.42%) Tomcat
3 80 (4.89%) IIS
4 58 (3.55%) CMS
5 56 (3.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 49 (3.00%) Apache Spark
6 49 (3.00%) DataSynapse
6 49 (3.00%) WebLogic
7 48 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
8 46 (2.81%) JBoss
9 44 (2.69%) OpenStack
10 33 (2.02%) WebSphere
11 31 (1.90%) SharePoint
12 23 (1.41%) Mule
12 23 (1.41%) Mule ESB
13 21 (1.28%) 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 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
2 44 (2.69%) MS Visio
3 36 (2.20%) 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 (0.24%) 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 (1.83%) Payment Gateway
2 26 (1.59%) Magento
3 24 (1.47%) SAP Hybris
4 21 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
5 16 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.49%) Global One
7 7 (0.43%) Workfront
8 4 (0.24%) MetaTrader
8 4 (0.24%) 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
1 326 (19.94%) Amazon AWS
2 194 (11.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 82 (5.02%) SaaS
4 69 (4.22%) PaaS
5 63 (3.85%) IaaS
6 58 (3.55%) GitHub
7 57 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
8 39 (2.39%) Azure Active Directory
9 33 (2.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 28 (1.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 24 (1.47%) Amazon S3
11 24 (1.47%) OpenShift
12 23 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
13 19 (1.16%) Slack
13 19 (1.16%) 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 (3.79%) Firewall
2 60 (3.67%) DNS
3 50 (3.06%) VPN
4 38 (2.32%) HTTP
5 34 (2.08%) DHCP
6 33 (2.02%) Internet
7 32 (1.96%) SSL
8 29 (1.77%) WAN
9 27 (1.65%) LDAP
10 23 (1.41%) DMZ
11 19 (1.16%) TCP/IP
12 17 (1.04%) ATM
13 14 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (0.73%) 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
1 210 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 160 (9.79%) MySQL
3 133 (8.13%) NoSQL
4 128 (7.83%) Relational Database
5 115 (7.03%) PostgreSQL
6 106 (6.48%) Big Data
7 84 (5.14%) MongoDB
8 52 (3.18%) RDBMS
9 45 (2.75%) Hadoop
10 43 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
11 39 (2.39%) Oracle Database
12 32 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
12 32 (1.96%) Endeca
13 30 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
14 28 (1.71%) Oracle Database 12c
15 24 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
16 23 (1.41%) Redis
17 20 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
18 15 (0.92%) Infinispan
19 14 (0.86%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 1565 (95.72%) JIRA
2 472 (28.87%) Jenkins
3 442 (27.03%) Git (software)
4 279 (17.06%) TeamCity
5 231 (14.13%) Subversion
6 198 (12.11%) Cucumber
6 198 (12.11%) Selenium
7 190 (11.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 163 (9.97%) Maven
9 152 (9.30%) JUnit
10 127 (7.77%) Bitbucket
11 121 (7.40%) Octopus Deploy
12 84 (5.14%) JMeter
13 76 (4.65%) Mockito
14 64 (3.91%) Sonatype Nexus
15 62 (3.79%) IntelliJ
15 62 (3.79%) WebDriver
16 59 (3.61%) JBehave
16 59 (3.61%) SpecFlow
17 50 (3.06%) Hudson
General
1 410 (25.08%) Finance
2 210 (12.84%) Banking
3 122 (7.46%) Retail
4 97 (5.93%) Marketing
5 93 (5.69%) Investment Banking
6 81 (4.95%) Telecoms
7 78 (4.77%) Retail Banking
8 69 (4.22%) Games
9 65 (3.98%) Front Office
10 40 (2.45%) Advertising
11 32 (1.96%) Electronics
12 31 (1.90%) Manufacturing
13 29 (1.77%) 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
1 512 (31.31%) Developer
2 237 (14.50%) Analyst
3 227 (13.88%) Java Developer
4 173 (10.58%) DevOps Engineer
5 141 (8.62%) Business Analyst
5 141 (8.62%) Senior Developer
6 116 (7.09%) Tester
7 68 (4.16%) Software Engineer
8 65 (3.98%) Agile Business Analyst
8 65 (3.98%) Scrum Master
9 55 (3.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 54 (3.30%) Project Manager
11 51 (3.12%) Developer in Test
11 51 (3.12%) Senior Java Developer
12 50 (3.06%) Automation Tester
13 48 (2.94%) Team Leader
14 47 (2.87%) Linux Engineer
15 45 (2.75%) Test Engineer
16 43 (2.63%) Lead DevOps
17 42 (2.57%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (14.92%) Spring
2 241 (14.74%) HTML
3 226 (13.82%) .NET
4 181 (11.07%) Web Services
5 171 (10.46%) CSS
5 171 (10.46%) XML
6 170 (10.40%) AngularJS
7 164 (10.03%) REST
8 146 (8.93%) RESTful
9 140 (8.56%) Hibernate
9 140 (8.56%) SOAP
10 126 (7.71%) JSON
11 92 (5.63%) Node.js
12 80 (4.89%) React
13 76 (4.65%) jQuery
14 72 (4.40%) JMS
15 66 (4.04%) J2EE
16 64 (3.91%) Swing
17 62 (3.79%) ASP.NET
17 62 (3.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 153 (9.36%) Computer Science
2 130 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 91 (5.57%) iPad
4 82 (5.02%) Linux Command Line
5 77 (4.71%) User Experience
6 73 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
7 59 (3.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 56 (3.43%) Mobile App
9 55 (3.36%) Data Centre
10 54 (3.30%) Derivative
11 46 (2.81%) Exotic Derivative
11 46 (2.81%) Market Risk
12 40 (2.45%) Management Information System
12 40 (2.45%) Wiki
13 31 (1.90%) Fintech
13 31 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
14 27 (1.65%) EPoS
15 24 (1.47%) Client/Server
16 23 (1.41%) Online Games
17 20 (1.22%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 436 (26.67%) Linux
2 246 (15.05%) Windows
3 136 (8.32%) Unix
4 92 (5.63%) Windows Server
5 57 (3.49%) CentOS
5 57 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 55 (3.36%) Apple iOS
7 50 (3.06%) Android
8 38 (2.32%) Ubuntu
9 29 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (1.47%) Debian
11 20 (1.22%) 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 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1120 (68.50%) Agile Software Development
2 583 (35.66%) Scrum
3 433 (26.48%) Continuous Integration
3 433 (26.48%) DevOps
4 371 (22.69%) TDD
5 315 (19.27%) Test Automation
6 295 (18.04%) BDD
7 240 (14.68%) SDLC
8 174 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
9 168 (10.28%) E-Commerce
9 168 (10.28%) Kanban
10 157 (9.60%) OO
11 149 (9.11%) MVC
12 146 (8.93%) User Stories
13 137 (8.38%) Release Management
14 128 (7.83%) Microservices
15 126 (7.71%) SOA
16 123 (7.52%) Software Engineering
17 117 (7.16%) Project Management
18 114 (6.97%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 694 (42.45%) Java
2 428 (26.18%) SQL
3 380 (23.24%) Python
4 293 (17.92%) JavaScript
5 177 (10.83%) C#
6 153 (9.36%) Ruby
7 138 (8.44%) PHP
8 124 (7.58%) PowerShell
9 99 (6.06%) Shell Script
10 95 (5.81%) Bash Shell
11 89 (5.44%) C
11 89 (5.44%) C++
12 65 (3.98%) Perl
13 56 (3.43%) Scala
14 35 (2.14%) Groovy
15 33 (2.02%) PL/SQL
16 28 (1.71%) T-SQL
17 19 (1.16%) ES6
17 19 (1.16%) Objective-C
17 19 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 249 (15.23%) Degree
2 90 (5.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 89 (5.44%) Security Cleared
4 48 (2.94%) ISTQB
5 41 (2.51%) ISEB
6 28 (1.71%) DV Cleared
7 20 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 20 (1.22%) PMI Certification
8 18 (1.10%) CBAP
9 16 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (0.86%) Master's Degree
11 11 (0.67%) SC Cleared
12 10 (0.61%) AWS Certification
13 8 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
14 7 (0.43%) IIBA
14 7 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.43%) MCSA
14 7 (0.43%) MCSE
15 6 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (0.31%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (12.72%) 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 (0.24%) IEC 61508
5 4 (0.24%) IEC 62304
5 4 (0.24%) 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
1 204 (12.48%) Docker
2 91 (5.57%) Active Directory
3 37 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (2.20%) 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 (0.24%) Xen
10 4 (0.24%) XenApp
11 3 (0.18%) Dovecot
11 3 (0.18%) Firmware
11 3 (0.18%) NFS
11 3 (0.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 233 (14.25%) Puppet
2 196 (11.99%) Ansible
3 102 (6.24%) Opscode Chef
4 91 (5.57%) Nagios
5 55 (3.36%) Terraform
6 48 (2.94%) Kubernetes
7 36 (2.20%) Icinga
8 28 (1.71%) Kibana
9 21 (1.28%) 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
1 296 (18.10%) Atlassian
2 222 (13.58%) Oracle
3 175 (10.70%) Microsoft
4 77 (4.71%) IBM
5 76 (4.65%) Red Hat
6 75 (4.59%) Google
7 71 (4.34%) Splunk
8 60 (3.67%) hybris
9 59 (3.61%) SAP
10 50 (3.06%) VMware
11 34 (2.08%) HP
12 32 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
13 26 (1.59%) New Relic
14 25 (1.53%) AppDynamics
15 23 (1.41%) Zend
16 21 (1.28%) Demandware
17 20 (1.22%) Cisco
18 19 (1.16%) Sybase
18 19 (1.16%) TIBCO
19 18 (1.10%) Apple