Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 241 273 358
Rank change year-on-year +32 +85 +142
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 1,868 1,990 1,423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.40% 1.23% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.17% 7.32% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,221 1,472 1,167
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 20,377 27,197 28,844
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.29% 16.86% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16,027 22,136 24,009
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,346 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% 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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +23 857 £65,000 +8.33% 25
South East +49 455 £55,000 +15.79% 11
North of England +66 285 £50,000 +6.38% 10
North West +59 193 £50,000 -0.99% 2
South West -31 101 £47,500 +3.26% 13
Midlands -33 84 £45,000 -7.22% 4
Yorkshire +31 83 £52,133 +23.39% 8
East of England +22 68 £47,500 -13.64% 5
West Midlands -27 56 £45,000 -7.22% 2
East Midlands +12 27 £47,000 -1.05% 2
North East +18 9 £52,500 +50.00%
Confluence
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1,775 (95.02%) JIRA
2 1,427 (76.39%) Agile Software Development
3 688 (36.83%) Scrum
4 670 (35.87%) Java
5 570 (30.51%) Git (software)
6 567 (30.35%) Jenkins
7 506 (27.09%) DevOps
8 464 (24.84%) Amazon AWS
9 459 (24.57%) Test Automation
10 443 (23.72%) Finance
11 409 (21.90%) Linux
12 405 (21.68%) Continuous Integration
13 387 (20.72%) Microservices
14 372 (19.91%) SQL
15 368 (19.70%) JavaScript
16 358 (19.16%) Docker
17 342 (18.31%) Python
18 341 (18.25%) Atlassian
19 328 (17.56%) Microsoft Azure
20 300 (16.06%) TDD
21 296 (15.85%) Degree
22 292 (15.63%) Bitbucket
23 283 (15.15%) Spring
24 282 (15.10%) QA
25 278 (14.88%) Software Engineering
26 271 (14.51%) BDD
27 270 (14.45%) Selenium
28 262 (14.03%) Windows
29 255 (13.65%) C#
30 254 (13.60%) HTML

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 91 (4.87%) SharePoint
2 83 (4.44%) Apache
3 54 (2.89%) CMS
4 48 (2.57%) IIS
4 48 (2.57%) Tomcat
5 25 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
5 25 (1.34%) WebSphere
6 24 (1.28%) GeoServer
7 21 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
8 20 (1.07%) Apache Spark
9 17 (0.91%) Mule
10 14 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 14 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 12 (0.64%) JBoss
11 12 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (0.59%) SAS
13 10 (0.54%) Drupal
13 10 (0.54%) Mule ESB
14 9 (0.48%) EPiServer
14 9 (0.48%) Umbraco
Applications
1 64 (3.43%) Microsoft Office
2 57 (3.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 46 (2.46%) MS Visio
4 37 (1.98%) Microsoft Project
5 31 (1.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 17 (0.91%) Sketch
7 14 (0.75%) HipChat
7 14 (0.75%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.37%) InVision
9 6 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.21%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.16%) Zeplin
13 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.11%) Chatbot
13 2 (0.11%) UXPin
14 1 (0.054%) EngageOne
14 1 (0.054%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (1.34%) Magento
2 13 (0.70%) HFM
3 12 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 7 (0.37%) SAP Hybris
6 5 (0.27%) Teamcenter
7 4 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.21%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.21%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.21%) SAP MM
7 4 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.11%) Loan IQ
8 2 (0.11%) SAP FI-CA
8 2 (0.11%) SAP PSCD
8 2 (0.11%) Shopify
9 1 (0.054%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.054%) Eloqua
9 1 (0.054%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.054%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 464 (24.84%) Amazon AWS
2 328 (17.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 102 (5.46%) SaaS
4 97 (5.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 93 (4.98%) Serverless
6 92 (4.93%) Slack
7 86 (4.60%) AWS CloudFormation
8 78 (4.18%) Amazon EC2
8 78 (4.18%) GitHub
9 76 (4.07%) Amazon S3
10 56 (3.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 55 (2.94%) OpenShift
12 49 (2.62%) Amazon SQS
12 49 (2.62%) AWS Lambda
12 49 (2.62%) Office 365
13 46 (2.46%) PaaS
14 39 (2.09%) Azure Active Directory
15 31 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
16 28 (1.50%) IaaS
17 24 (1.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.41%) DNS
2 43 (2.30%) Firewall
3 39 (2.09%) TCP/IP
4 28 (1.50%) DHCP
5 23 (1.23%) NetScaler
5 23 (1.23%) Skype
6 19 (1.02%) Internet
7 15 (0.80%) HTTP
8 14 (0.75%) VPN
9 12 (0.64%) VoIP
10 9 (0.48%) HTTPS
11 8 (0.43%) Calico
11 8 (0.43%) WebEx
12 7 (0.37%) SSH
12 7 (0.37%) VLAN
12 7 (0.37%) VSAN
13 6 (0.32%) Broadband
13 6 (0.32%) LAN
13 6 (0.32%) SAN
13 6 (0.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 135 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
3 87 (4.66%) MySQL
4 80 (4.28%) Amazon RDS
5 74 (3.96%) Big Data
6 72 (3.85%) Redis
7 65 (3.48%) MongoDB
8 64 (3.43%) NoSQL
9 50 (2.68%) Relational Database
10 40 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 37 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 35 (1.87%) Blockchain
13 30 (1.61%) GIS
14 28 (1.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 26 (1.39%) Hadoop
16 23 (1.23%) Oracle Database
17 22 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
18 19 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 15 (0.80%) Geospatial Data
20 13 (0.70%) Oracle Smart View
Development Applications
1 1,775 (95.02%) JIRA
2 570 (30.51%) Git (software)
3 567 (30.35%) Jenkins
4 292 (15.63%) Bitbucket
5 270 (14.45%) Selenium
6 200 (10.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 197 (10.55%) Cucumber
8 149 (7.98%) Maven
9 142 (7.60%) JUnit
10 114 (6.10%) TeamCity
11 113 (6.05%) SoapUI
12 105 (5.62%) JMeter
13 91 (4.87%) Octopus Deploy
14 88 (4.71%) Bitbucket Server
15 81 (4.34%) Mockito
16 77 (4.12%) Sonatype Nexus
17 74 (3.96%) Visual Studio
18 73 (3.91%) Subversion
19 71 (3.80%) WebDriver
20 65 (3.48%) Appium
General
1 443 (23.72%) Finance
2 239 (12.79%) Retail
3 156 (8.35%) Banking
4 91 (4.87%) Marketing
5 37 (1.98%) Front Office
6 33 (1.77%) Advertising
7 29 (1.55%) Automotive
8 27 (1.45%) Games
8 27 (1.45%) Telecoms
9 24 (1.28%) Back Office
10 21 (1.12%) Legal
11 20 (1.07%) Publishing
12 19 (1.02%) Manufacturing
13 16 (0.86%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.80%) Billing
15 13 (0.70%) Local Government
15 13 (0.70%) Retail Banking
16 12 (0.64%) Investment Banking
17 11 (0.59%) Electronics
17 11 (0.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 477 (25.54%) Developer
2 254 (13.60%) Analyst
3 171 (9.15%) Java Developer
4 136 (7.28%) Business Analyst
5 133 (7.12%) Architect
6 123 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
7 110 (5.89%) Project Manager
8 102 (5.46%) Software Engineer
9 94 (5.03%) Test Engineer
10 92 (4.93%) Senior Developer
11 73 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
12 69 (3.69%) Scrum Master
13 64 (3.43%) .NET Developer
14 61 (3.27%) Software Developer
15 59 (3.16%) Tester
16 56 (3.00%) Test Analyst
17 49 (2.62%) Java Engineer
18 47 (2.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 46 (2.46%) Digital Analyst
20 43 (2.30%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (15.15%) Spring
2 254 (13.60%) HTML
3 248 (13.28%) CSS
4 245 (13.12%) .NET
5 197 (10.55%) Node.js
5 197 (10.55%) RESTful
6 195 (10.44%) REST
7 168 (8.99%) React
8 165 (8.83%) AngularJS
9 155 (8.30%) JSON
10 137 (7.33%) Spring Boot
11 132 (7.07%) Web Services
12 129 (6.91%) SOAP
13 115 (6.16%) Kafka
14 107 (5.73%) XML
15 96 (5.14%) HTML5
16 80 (4.28%) Java EE
17 74 (3.96%) ASP.NET
18 67 (3.59%) .NET Core
19 61 (3.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 216 (11.56%) User Experience
2 187 (10.01%) Analytical Skills
3 130 (6.96%) Mobile App
4 96 (5.14%) Fintech
5 90 (4.82%) Self-Motivation
6 67 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
7 50 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
8 43 (2.30%) Wiki
9 37 (1.98%) Cloud Native
10 36 (1.93%) iPad
11 35 (1.87%) Private Cloud
12 30 (1.61%) Data Centre
12 30 (1.61%) Virtual Team
13 29 (1.55%) Management Information System
13 29 (1.55%) Public Cloud
14 28 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
15 23 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
16 17 (0.91%) Blog
17 16 (0.86%) EPoS
17 16 (0.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 409 (21.90%) Linux
2 262 (14.03%) Windows
3 108 (5.78%) Apple iOS
4 105 (5.62%) Unix
5 104 (5.57%) Android
6 65 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 54 (2.89%) CentOS
8 47 (2.52%) Windows Server
9 46 (2.46%) Ubuntu
10 28 (1.50%) Mac OS
11 17 (0.91%) Windows 10
12 11 (0.59%) Amazon Linux
12 11 (0.59%) Fedora
13 10 (0.54%) Debian
13 10 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (0.43%) Mac OS X
14 8 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
16 3 (0.16%) AIX
16 3 (0.16%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,427 (76.39%) Agile Software Development
2 688 (36.83%) Scrum
3 506 (27.09%) DevOps
4 459 (24.57%) Test Automation
5 405 (21.68%) Continuous Integration
6 387 (20.72%) Microservices
7 300 (16.06%) TDD
8 278 (14.88%) Software Engineering
9 271 (14.51%) BDD
10 234 (12.53%) Problem-Solving
11 233 (12.47%) SDLC
12 224 (11.99%) Kanban
13 178 (9.53%) Project Management
14 175 (9.37%) Waterfall
15 174 (9.31%) Mentoring
16 154 (8.24%) E-Commerce
17 153 (8.19%) User Stories
18 151 (8.08%) Computer Science
19 130 (6.96%) Coaching
20 125 (6.69%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 670 (35.87%) Java
2 372 (19.91%) SQL
3 368 (19.70%) JavaScript
4 342 (18.31%) Python
5 255 (13.65%) C#
6 102 (5.46%) C++
6 102 (5.46%) Java 8
7 97 (5.19%) PowerShell
8 91 (4.87%) Bash Shell
9 75 (4.01%) PHP
10 71 (3.80%) C
11 69 (3.69%) Ruby
12 57 (3.05%) ES6
13 51 (2.73%) T-SQL
14 40 (2.14%) ES7
15 37 (1.98%) Scala
16 32 (1.71%) Perl
17 27 (1.45%) Go
17 27 (1.45%) Shell Script
18 24 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 296 (15.85%) Degree
2 114 (6.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 88 (4.71%) Security Cleared
4 56 (3.00%) ISTQB
5 41 (2.19%) ISEB
6 35 (1.87%) DV Cleared
7 27 (1.45%) CCNA
7 27 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 25 (1.34%) SC Cleared
10 24 (1.28%) RHCE
11 23 (1.23%) CCA
11 23 (1.23%) MCP
12 19 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
13 14 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 11 (0.59%) IIBA
16 10 (0.54%) AWS Certification
16 10 (0.54%) Postgraduate
17 8 (0.43%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 282 (15.10%) QA
2 33 (1.77%) SLA
3 28 (1.50%) GDPR
4 23 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 23 (1.23%) WCAG
5 22 (1.18%) PMO
6 10 (0.54%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.54%) PSD2
7 7 (0.37%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.32%) MiFID
9 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.11%) SEPA
10 1 (0.054%) COBIT
10 1 (0.054%) ISO 13485
10 1 (0.054%) ISO 20022
10 1 (0.054%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.054%) Solvency II
System Software
1 358 (19.16%) Docker
2 122 (6.53%) Active Directory
3 61 (3.27%) Virtual Machines
4 54 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (1.34%) Hyper-V
6 24 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 24 (1.28%) XenApp
6 24 (1.28%) XenDesktop
7 12 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
8 10 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 10 (0.54%) Squid
9 8 (0.43%) GridGain
9 8 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.37%) vSphere
11 5 (0.27%) etcd
11 5 (0.27%) HDFS
11 5 (0.27%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.21%) Firmware
12 4 (0.21%) VMware NSX
13 3 (0.16%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 196 (10.49%) Kubernetes
2 168 (8.99%) Ansible
3 102 (5.46%) Terraform
4 88 (4.71%) Puppet
5 67 (3.59%) Mesos
6 63 (3.37%) Marathon
7 48 (2.57%) Opscode Chef
8 39 (2.09%) Kibana
9 30 (1.61%) SCCM
10 29 (1.55%) Nessus
11 28 (1.50%) HP ALM
12 23 (1.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 23 (1.23%) SCOM
12 23 (1.23%) SCOrch
13 21 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
14 19 (1.02%) Prometheus
15 17 (0.91%) ZABBIX
16 16 (0.86%) Packer
17 14 (0.75%) HP Fortify
17 14 (0.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 341 (18.25%) Atlassian
2 211 (11.30%) Microsoft
3 152 (8.14%) Oracle
4 81 (4.34%) Google
5 80 (4.28%) VMware
6 76 (4.07%) Splunk
7 72 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
8 68 (3.64%) Red Hat
9 53 (2.84%) SAP
10 47 (2.52%) New Relic
11 40 (2.14%) HP
12 36 (1.93%) Trend Micro
13 34 (1.82%) Cisco
14 30 (1.61%) AppDynamics
15 28 (1.50%) hybris
16 25 (1.34%) IBM
17 24 (1.28%) Tableau
18 23 (1.23%) Perforce
18 23 (1.23%) WorldPay
19 22 (1.18%) Citrix