Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 272 350 499
Rank change year-on-year +78 +149 +265
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 1,996 1,403 1,080
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.23% 0.88% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.27% 4.91% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,476 1,152 908
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%

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 27,463 28,568 35,403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.87% 17.94% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 22,367 23,787 30,227
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,875 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +23 951 £60,000 - 119
South East +120 380 £47,500 -5.00% 46
North of England +41 223 £46,500 +8.14% 44
South West +27 172 £45,500 +1.11% 23
Midlands +120 152 £48,500 +14.12% 24
North West +57 152 £50,500 +12.22% 22
East of England +3 120 £55,000 +10.00% 19
West Midlands +92 107 £48,500 +16.87% 16
Yorkshire -6 60 £42,000 -2.33% 21
East Midlands +36 45 £47,500 -5.00% 8
North East -17 11 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Confluence
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 1,872 (93.79%) JIRA
2 1,511 (75.70%) Agile Software Development
3 771 (38.63%) Scrum
4 754 (37.78%) Java
5 649 (32.52%) Jenkins
6 598 (29.96%) SQL
7 574 (28.76%) DevOps
8 569 (28.51%) Linux
9 528 (26.45%) Git (software)
10 514 (25.75%) Finance
11 487 (24.40%) Test Automation
12 482 (24.15%) JavaScript
13 435 (21.79%) Amazon AWS
14 369 (18.49%) TDD
15 368 (18.44%) HTML
16 342 (17.13%) QA
17 336 (16.83%) C#
17 336 (16.83%) Web Services
17 336 (16.83%) Python
18 325 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
19 313 (15.68%) BDD
20 312 (15.63%) Windows
21 309 (15.48%) Selenium
21 309 (15.48%) SDLC
22 297 (14.88%) Kanban
23 286 (14.33%) Atlassian
24 285 (14.28%) REST
25 276 (13.83%) .NET
26 261 (13.08%) CSS
27 258 (12.93%) SQL Server

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
1 137 (6.86%) Tomcat
2 119 (5.96%) Apache
3 117 (5.86%) IIS
4 102 (5.11%) CMS
5 83 (4.16%) Elasticsearch
6 62 (3.11%) WebSphere
7 57 (2.86%) OpenStack
8 52 (2.61%) Mule
9 44 (2.20%) Cloud Foundry
10 41 (2.05%) JBoss
11 36 (1.80%) nginx
12 34 (1.70%) WebLogic
13 29 (1.45%) Apache Spark
14 27 (1.35%) SharePoint
15 25 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
16 23 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 19 (0.95%) WordPress
18 16 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
18 16 (0.80%) Skype for Business
19 14 (0.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 57 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 52 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 38 (1.90%) MS Visio
4 32 (1.60%) Microsoft Project
5 21 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (0.55%) HipChat
7 6 (0.30%) InVision
7 6 (0.30%) UserZoom
8 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 28 (1.40%) SAP Hybris
2 18 (0.90%) MetaTrader
2 18 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
3 15 (0.75%) Documaker
4 13 (0.65%) SAP CRM
5 12 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.40%) SAP IS-U
7 7 (0.35%) Distributed Ledger
7 7 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.35%) R3 Corda
8 5 (0.25%) Infor CRM
8 5 (0.25%) Magento
8 5 (0.25%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.20%) Markit EDM
9 4 (0.20%) Sage CRM
9 4 (0.20%) thinkFolio
10 2 (0.10%) Advent Moxy
10 2 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.10%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 435 (21.79%) Amazon AWS
2 251 (12.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 132 (6.61%) GitHub
4 111 (5.56%) Slack
5 108 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
6 105 (5.26%) IaaS
7 102 (5.11%) SaaS
8 91 (4.56%) AWS CloudFormation
9 82 (4.11%) Amazon S3
10 81 (4.06%) PaaS
11 77 (3.86%) Amazon SQS
12 69 (3.46%) Azure Active Directory
13 66 (3.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 29 (1.45%) Office 365
15 28 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
16 25 (1.25%) NuGet
16 25 (1.25%) Trello
17 24 (1.20%) OpenShift
18 13 (0.65%) npm
19 12 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 79 (3.96%) DNS
2 78 (3.91%) HTTP
3 62 (3.11%) TCP/IP
4 52 (2.61%) VPN
5 51 (2.56%) Internet
5 51 (2.56%) SSL
6 48 (2.40%) DHCP
7 45 (2.25%) Firewall
8 35 (1.75%) SSH
9 25 (1.25%) Telnet
10 23 (1.15%) NetScaler
11 22 (1.10%) SNMP
12 21 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
12 21 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
13 20 (1.00%) IPsec
13 20 (1.00%) SAN
13 20 (1.00%) SMTP
14 19 (0.95%) HTTPS
15 18 (0.90%) Bluetooth
15 18 (0.90%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 185 (9.27%) MySQL
3 121 (6.06%) MongoDB
4 119 (5.96%) NoSQL
5 101 (5.06%) Relational Database
6 78 (3.91%) Amazon RDS
7 70 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
8 67 (3.36%) Oracle Database
9 62 (3.11%) Big Data
10 49 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
11 47 (2.35%) Hadoop
12 42 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 41 (2.05%) Neo4j
14 39 (1.95%) Blockchain
15 38 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 37 (1.85%) RDBMS
17 36 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
18 28 (1.40%) DB2
19 25 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
20 22 (1.10%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1,872 (93.79%) JIRA
2 649 (32.52%) Jenkins
3 528 (26.45%) Git (software)
4 309 (15.48%) Selenium
5 257 (12.88%) Maven
6 255 (12.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 241 (12.07%) TeamCity
8 230 (11.52%) Bitbucket
9 175 (8.77%) Cucumber
10 173 (8.67%) JUnit
11 168 (8.42%) Subversion
12 149 (7.46%) Octopus Deploy
13 147 (7.36%) Sonatype Nexus
14 91 (4.56%) WebDriver
15 89 (4.46%) SonarQube
16 80 (4.01%) SoapUI
17 73 (3.66%) Visual Studio
18 58 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
19 55 (2.76%) Gradle
20 53 (2.66%) IntelliJ
General
1 514 (25.75%) Finance
2 178 (8.92%) Banking
3 110 (5.51%) Retail
4 90 (4.51%) Marketing
5 51 (2.56%) Investment Banking
6 41 (2.05%) Publishing
7 39 (1.95%) Law
8 38 (1.90%) Games
9 33 (1.65%) Telecoms
10 29 (1.45%) Advertising
11 28 (1.40%) Manufacturing
12 27 (1.35%) Legal
13 17 (0.85%) Automotive
14 14 (0.70%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.60%) Electronics
15 12 (0.60%) Front Office
16 11 (0.55%) Back Office
17 8 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.35%) German Language
19 5 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 513 (25.70%) Developer
2 333 (16.68%) Analyst
3 195 (9.77%) Java Developer
4 179 (8.97%) DevOps Engineer
5 155 (7.77%) Business Analyst
6 113 (5.66%) Test Analyst
7 105 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 101 (5.06%) Software Engineer
9 97 (4.86%) Scrum Master
10 92 (4.61%) Senior Analyst
11 90 (4.51%) Project Manager
11 90 (4.51%) Senior Developer
12 82 (4.11%) QA Engineer
13 77 (3.86%) Tester
14 73 (3.66%) Test Engineer
15 64 (3.21%) Architect
15 64 (3.21%) Automation Tester
16 62 (3.11%) Automation Test Analyst
17 61 (3.06%) .NET Developer
18 54 (2.71%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (18.44%) HTML
2 336 (16.83%) Web Services
3 285 (14.28%) REST
4 276 (13.83%) .NET
5 261 (13.08%) CSS
6 223 (11.17%) Spring
7 217 (10.87%) AngularJS
8 164 (8.22%) RESTful
9 159 (7.97%) HTML5
10 152 (7.62%) JSON
11 143 (7.16%) Node.js
12 135 (6.76%) SOAP
13 129 (6.46%) XML
14 122 (6.11%) React
15 111 (5.56%) CSS3
16 106 (5.31%) ASP.NET
17 103 (5.16%) Spring Boot
18 96 (4.81%) jQuery
19 74 (3.71%) Hibernate
20 68 (3.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 168 (8.42%) User Experience
2 146 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
3 144 (7.21%) Mobile App
4 98 (4.91%) Fintech
5 93 (4.66%) Computer Science
6 66 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
7 65 (3.26%) Private Cloud
8 63 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
9 48 (2.40%) Wiki
10 44 (2.20%) Linux Command Line
11 31 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
12 23 (1.15%) Clustering
12 23 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 22 (1.10%) Management Information System
14 20 (1.00%) Life Science
14 20 (1.00%) Mainframe
15 19 (0.95%) Public Cloud
15 19 (0.95%) Virtual Team
16 18 (0.90%) iPad
17 17 (0.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 569 (28.51%) Linux
2 312 (15.63%) Windows
3 146 (7.31%) Unix
4 101 (5.06%) Windows Server
5 88 (4.41%) CentOS
6 75 (3.76%) Android
7 65 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 58 (2.91%) Apple iOS
9 43 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (1.55%) Debian
11 23 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (1.10%) Ubuntu
13 17 (0.85%) FreeRTOS
13 17 (0.85%) ThreadX
14 15 (0.75%) Solaris
15 11 (0.55%) Windows 10
15 11 (0.55%) Windows 7
16 7 (0.35%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.25%) Windows 8
18 2 (0.10%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,511 (75.70%) Agile Software Development
2 771 (38.63%) Scrum
3 574 (28.76%) DevOps
4 487 (24.40%) Test Automation
5 369 (18.49%) TDD
6 325 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
7 313 (15.68%) BDD
8 309 (15.48%) SDLC
9 297 (14.88%) Kanban
10 245 (12.27%) Project Management
11 204 (10.22%) Problem-Solving
12 203 (10.17%) Software Engineering
13 198 (9.92%) Waterfall
14 176 (8.82%) Coaching
15 174 (8.72%) User Stories
16 172 (8.62%) Microservices
17 169 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
17 169 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
18 160 (8.02%) MVC
19 157 (7.87%) OO
Programming Languages
1 754 (37.78%) Java
2 598 (29.96%) SQL
3 482 (24.15%) JavaScript
4 336 (16.83%) C#
4 336 (16.83%) Python
5 151 (7.57%) PowerShell
6 147 (7.36%) PHP
7 143 (7.16%) Bash Shell
8 110 (5.51%) Perl
9 109 (5.46%) Ruby
10 108 (5.41%) C
11 102 (5.11%) C++
11 102 (5.11%) Java 8
12 69 (3.46%) T-SQL
13 61 (3.06%) Scala
14 55 (2.76%) ES6
15 52 (2.61%) VBA
16 50 (2.51%) VB.NET
17 49 (2.45%) Shell Script
18 33 (1.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 192 (9.62%) Degree
2 120 (6.01%) Security Cleared
3 94 (4.71%) ISTQB
4 65 (3.26%) DV Cleared
5 44 (2.20%) SC Cleared
6 43 (2.15%) ISEB
7 35 (1.75%) PMI Certification
8 33 (1.65%) PMP
9 21 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
9 21 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 20 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (0.75%) AWS Certification
12 13 (0.65%) MCSE
13 11 (0.55%) CBAP
14 10 (0.50%) Sun Certification
15 9 (0.45%) MCP
16 8 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (0.35%) IIBA
17 7 (0.35%) Master's Degree
18 6 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 342 (17.13%) QA
2 33 (1.65%) SLA
3 15 (0.75%) PMO
4 9 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.30%) GDPR
5 6 (0.30%) IFRS
5 6 (0.30%) IFRS 9
6 4 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.20%) GCP
6 4 (0.20%) ISO 13485
6 4 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.15%) SEPA
7 3 (0.15%) WCAG
8 2 (0.10%) PSD2
8 2 (0.10%) WAI
9 1 (0.050%) GMP
9 1 (0.050%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.050%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 251 (12.58%) Docker
2 117 (5.86%) Active Directory
3 94 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 67 (3.36%) Virtual Machines
5 34 (1.70%) Hyper-V
6 22 (1.10%) VirtualBox
7 16 (0.80%) Samba
8 15 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (0.60%) vSphere
10 11 (0.55%) Firmware
11 6 (0.30%) Postfix
12 5 (0.25%) BIND 9
12 5 (0.25%) Kamailio
13 4 (0.20%) HDFS
14 3 (0.15%) ACF2
14 3 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 3 (0.15%) RACF
14 3 (0.15%) Varnish
14 3 (0.15%) XenApp
15 2 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 220 (11.02%) Puppet
2 214 (10.72%) Ansible
3 130 (6.51%) Opscode Chef
4 85 (4.26%) Kubernetes
5 60 (3.01%) Kibana
6 59 (2.96%) Terraform
7 57 (2.86%) Nagios
8 35 (1.75%) logstash
9 28 (1.40%) HP ALM
10 18 (0.90%) Perfmon
11 17 (0.85%) Salt
12 16 (0.80%) Icinga
12 16 (0.80%) Rancher
13 15 (0.75%) Packer
13 15 (0.75%) SCCM
13 15 (0.75%) Sysdig
13 15 (0.75%) vRealize
14 14 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
14 14 (0.70%) ZABBIX
15 11 (0.55%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 286 (14.33%) Atlassian
2 240 (12.02%) Oracle
3 190 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 122 (6.11%) VMware
5 95 (4.76%) New Relic
6 90 (4.51%) Splunk
7 87 (4.36%) HP
8 86 (4.31%) AppDynamics
9 80 (4.01%) Red Hat
10 64 (3.21%) Google
11 61 (3.06%) SAP
12 60 (3.01%) Trend Micro
13 58 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
14 53 (2.66%) IBM
15 49 (2.45%) WorldPay
16 45 (2.25%) hybris
17 43 (2.15%) Citrix
18 34 (1.70%) Cisco
19 31 (1.55%) Veeam
20 29 (1.45%) Sitecore