Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 346 473
Rank change year-on-year +89 +127 +214
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 2,104 1,565 1,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.28% 0.94% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.68% 5.18% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,554 1,237 1,040
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
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 27,400 30,187 35,881
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.67% 18.07% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22,129 24,787 30,760
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +32 996 £60,000 - 122
South East +106 410 £50,000 - 47
North of England +86 273 £50,000 +13.64% 56
North West +84 185 £50,000 +11.11% 29
South West +10 172 £45,000 -5.26% 18
Midlands +116 144 £47,500 +14.46% 15
East of England +23 110 £55,000 +10.00% 23
West Midlands +98 94 £46,250 +23.33% 8
Yorkshire +16 71 £45,000 +20.00% 23
East Midlands +34 50 £47,500 -5.00% 7
North East 0 17 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Confluence
UK

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 1,973 (93.77%) JIRA
2 1,617 (76.85%) Agile Software Development
3 809 (38.45%) Scrum
4 744 (35.36%) Java
5 687 (32.65%) Jenkins
6 641 (30.47%) SQL
7 619 (29.42%) DevOps
8 583 (27.71%) Linux
9 536 (25.48%) Finance
10 534 (25.38%) Git (software)
11 531 (25.24%) Test Automation
12 489 (23.24%) JavaScript
13 468 (22.24%) Amazon AWS
14 382 (18.16%) C#
15 369 (17.54%) HTML
16 356 (16.92%) QA
17 355 (16.87%) Web Services
18 348 (16.54%) TDD
19 346 (16.44%) Python
20 342 (16.25%) Windows
21 331 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
22 323 (15.35%) Atlassian
23 321 (15.26%) Selenium
24 316 (15.02%) BDD
25 311 (14.78%) Microsoft Azure
26 305 (14.50%) .NET
26 305 (14.50%) SDLC
27 301 (14.31%) Kanban
28 298 (14.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
29 297 (14.12%) Project Management

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
1 138 (6.56%) IIS
2 136 (6.46%) Apache
3 127 (6.04%) Tomcat
4 109 (5.18%) CMS
5 88 (4.18%) Elasticsearch
6 56 (2.66%) WebSphere
7 50 (2.38%) Mule
8 46 (2.19%) OpenStack
9 43 (2.04%) Cloud Foundry
10 41 (1.95%) JBoss
11 33 (1.57%) Apache Spark
11 33 (1.57%) SharePoint
11 33 (1.57%) WebLogic
12 30 (1.43%) nginx
13 20 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
14 18 (0.86%) WordPress
15 15 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
16 14 (0.67%) Skype for Business
16 14 (0.67%) Umbraco
17 13 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 70 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
2 55 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 41 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 39 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
5 30 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (0.48%) HipChat
7 6 (0.29%) InVision
7 6 (0.29%) UserZoom
8 2 (0.095%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.048%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 34 (1.62%) SAP Hybris
2 17 (0.81%) Documaker
3 13 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
3 13 (0.62%) SAP CRM
4 12 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.57%) MetaTrader
5 8 (0.38%) Distributed Ledger
5 8 (0.38%) R3 Corda
5 8 (0.38%) SAP IS-U
6 7 (0.33%) Magento
7 6 (0.29%) NetSuite
8 5 (0.24%) Infor CRM
9 4 (0.19%) Markit EDM
9 4 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.19%) Sage CRM
9 4 (0.19%) thinkFolio
10 2 (0.095%) Advent Moxy
10 2 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.095%) Eikon
10 2 (0.095%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 468 (22.24%) Amazon AWS
2 311 (14.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 164 (7.79%) GitHub
4 134 (6.37%) Amazon EC2
5 121 (5.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 115 (5.47%) SaaS
7 107 (5.09%) IaaS
8 101 (4.80%) Amazon S3
9 100 (4.75%) Slack
10 98 (4.66%) Amazon SQS
11 91 (4.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 90 (4.28%) Azure Active Directory
13 85 (4.04%) PaaS
14 26 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
15 25 (1.19%) Office 365
16 24 (1.14%) OpenShift
17 23 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
18 20 (0.95%) Trello
19 18 (0.86%) NuGet
20 16 (0.76%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 80 (3.80%) DNS
2 73 (3.47%) HTTP
3 57 (2.71%) TCP/IP
4 55 (2.61%) Firewall
5 50 (2.38%) Internet
5 50 (2.38%) SSL
6 48 (2.28%) VPN
7 47 (2.23%) DHCP
8 28 (1.33%) SSH
9 27 (1.28%) Telnet
10 23 (1.09%) HTTPS
11 22 (1.05%) IPsec
12 21 (1.00%) SNMP
13 20 (0.95%) Cisco IOS
14 19 (0.90%) SAN
14 19 (0.90%) SMTP
15 18 (0.86%) NetScaler
16 17 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (0.81%) ICMP
16 17 (0.81%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 168 (7.98%) MySQL
3 120 (5.70%) MongoDB
4 110 (5.23%) NoSQL
5 109 (5.18%) Relational Database
6 103 (4.90%) Amazon RDS
7 74 (3.52%) Big Data
8 67 (3.18%) Oracle Database
9 55 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
10 46 (2.19%) Hadoop
11 45 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
11 45 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 42 (2.00%) Neo4j
13 41 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 36 (1.71%) RDBMS
15 35 (1.66%) Blockchain
16 34 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
17 30 (1.43%) Power BI
18 26 (1.24%) Redis
19 23 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1,973 (93.77%) JIRA
2 687 (32.65%) Jenkins
3 534 (25.38%) Git (software)
4 321 (15.26%) Selenium
5 298 (14.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 273 (12.98%) TeamCity
7 269 (12.79%) Bitbucket
8 226 (10.74%) Maven
9 200 (9.51%) Octopus Deploy
10 188 (8.94%) JUnit
11 170 (8.08%) Cucumber
12 148 (7.03%) Sonatype Nexus
12 148 (7.03%) Subversion
13 90 (4.28%) WebDriver
14 88 (4.18%) SoapUI
15 85 (4.04%) SonarQube
16 80 (3.80%) Visual Studio
17 59 (2.80%) SpecFlow
18 56 (2.66%) NUnit
19 55 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 536 (25.48%) Finance
2 194 (9.22%) Banking
3 108 (5.13%) Retail
4 73 (3.47%) Marketing
5 54 (2.57%) Investment Banking
6 47 (2.23%) Games
7 45 (2.14%) Law
8 35 (1.66%) Publishing
9 30 (1.43%) Advertising
9 30 (1.43%) Manufacturing
10 26 (1.24%) Automotive
10 26 (1.24%) Telecoms
11 17 (0.81%) Legal
12 13 (0.62%) Electronics
13 12 (0.57%) Back Office
13 12 (0.57%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.52%) Front Office
15 8 (0.38%) German Language
16 4 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 534 (25.38%) Developer
2 354 (16.83%) Analyst
3 202 (9.60%) DevOps Engineer
4 178 (8.46%) Java Developer
5 168 (7.98%) Business Analyst
6 122 (5.80%) Software Developer
7 120 (5.70%) Test Analyst
8 111 (5.28%) Software Engineer
9 108 (5.13%) Senior Developer
10 106 (5.04%) Senior Analyst
11 104 (4.94%) Project Manager
12 95 (4.52%) Scrum Master
13 86 (4.09%) Tester
14 77 (3.66%) QA Engineer
15 74 (3.52%) .NET Developer
15 74 (3.52%) Test Engineer
16 70 (3.33%) Java Engineer
17 67 (3.18%) C# Developer
18 66 (3.14%) Automation Tester
19 65 (3.09%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 369 (17.54%) HTML
2 355 (16.87%) Web Services
3 305 (14.50%) .NET
4 280 (13.31%) CSS
5 276 (13.12%) REST
6 229 (10.88%) AngularJS
7 218 (10.36%) Spring
8 175 (8.32%) RESTful
9 158 (7.51%) HTML5
10 156 (7.41%) SOAP
11 154 (7.32%) JSON
12 139 (6.61%) Node.js
13 125 (5.94%) jQuery
14 119 (5.66%) ASP.NET
15 114 (5.42%) React
16 112 (5.32%) CSS3
17 109 (5.18%) XML
18 106 (5.04%) .NET Framework
19 96 (4.56%) Spring Boot
20 81 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 192 (9.13%) User Experience
2 167 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 154 (7.32%) Mobile App
4 108 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 95 (4.52%) Fintech
6 85 (4.04%) Private Cloud
7 71 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
8 69 (3.28%) Wiki
9 45 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
10 43 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
11 38 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
12 24 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 23 (1.09%) Management Information System
14 22 (1.05%) Data Centre
15 20 (0.95%) Clustering
15 20 (0.95%) iPad
15 20 (0.95%) Virtual Team
16 19 (0.90%) Mainframe
17 16 (0.76%) PMI
17 16 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 583 (27.71%) Linux
2 342 (16.25%) Windows
3 119 (5.66%) Unix
4 111 (5.28%) CentOS
5 104 (4.94%) Windows Server
6 85 (4.04%) Android
7 82 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 63 (2.99%) Apple iOS
9 37 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 30 (1.43%) Ubuntu
11 28 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (1.24%) Debian
13 18 (0.86%) Solaris
14 12 (0.57%) FreeRTOS
14 12 (0.57%) ThreadX
14 12 (0.57%) Windows 10
15 9 (0.43%) Windows 7
16 7 (0.33%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.19%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.14%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,617 (76.85%) Agile Software Development
2 809 (38.45%) Scrum
3 619 (29.42%) DevOps
4 531 (25.24%) Test Automation
5 348 (16.54%) TDD
6 331 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
7 316 (15.02%) BDD
8 305 (14.50%) SDLC
9 301 (14.31%) Kanban
10 297 (14.12%) Project Management
11 240 (11.41%) Problem-Solving
12 216 (10.27%) Software Engineering
13 207 (9.84%) User Stories
14 195 (9.27%) Waterfall
15 186 (8.84%) Microservices
15 186 (8.84%) OO
16 178 (8.46%) Business Intelligence
17 175 (8.32%) Coaching
18 170 (8.08%) MVC
19 168 (7.98%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 744 (35.36%) Java
2 641 (30.47%) SQL
3 489 (23.24%) JavaScript
4 382 (18.16%) C#
5 346 (16.44%) Python
6 166 (7.89%) PowerShell
7 151 (7.18%) Bash Shell
8 120 (5.70%) PHP
9 116 (5.51%) C++
10 102 (4.85%) Java 8
11 101 (4.80%) C
12 99 (4.71%) Perl
12 99 (4.71%) Ruby
13 91 (4.33%) T-SQL
14 62 (2.95%) Scala
15 54 (2.57%) ES6
16 38 (1.81%) VB.NET
17 36 (1.71%) Shell Script
17 36 (1.71%) VBA
18 34 (1.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 215 (10.22%) Degree
2 117 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 97 (4.61%) ISTQB
4 76 (3.61%) DV Cleared
5 57 (2.71%) ISEB
6 41 (1.95%) SC Cleared
7 40 (1.90%) PMI Certification
8 36 (1.71%) PMP
9 21 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 20 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
11 19 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (0.71%) AWS Certification
13 13 (0.62%) CBAP
14 12 (0.57%) MCSE
15 11 (0.52%) IIBA
16 9 (0.43%) Sun Certification
17 7 (0.33%) MCP
18 6 (0.29%) CISSP
18 6 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
18 6 (0.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 356 (16.92%) QA
2 35 (1.66%) SLA
3 21 (1.00%) PMO
4 8 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.29%) IFRS
5 6 (0.29%) IFRS 9
6 5 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.24%) GCP
6 5 (0.24%) ISO 8583
7 4 (0.19%) ISO 13485
8 3 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.14%) PSD2
8 3 (0.14%) SEPA
9 2 (0.095%) WAI
9 2 (0.095%) WCAG
10 1 (0.048%) GDPR
10 1 (0.048%) GMP
10 1 (0.048%) ISO 20022
10 1 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 249 (11.83%) Docker
2 145 (6.89%) Active Directory
3 89 (4.23%) Virtual Machines
4 86 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (1.52%) Hyper-V
6 23 (1.09%) VirtualBox
7 18 (0.86%) Samba
8 15 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (0.62%) Firmware
10 9 (0.43%) vSphere
11 6 (0.29%) Xen
12 4 (0.19%) ACF2
12 4 (0.19%) RACF
12 4 (0.19%) XenServer
13 3 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (0.14%) XenApp
14 2 (0.095%) Kamailio
14 2 (0.095%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.095%) pfSense
14 2 (0.095%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 236 (11.22%) Ansible
2 187 (8.89%) Puppet
3 121 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
4 81 (3.85%) Kubernetes
5 61 (2.90%) Terraform
6 56 (2.66%) Nagios
7 54 (2.57%) Kibana
8 32 (1.52%) logstash
9 30 (1.43%) HP ALM
10 24 (1.14%) Packer
11 18 (0.86%) Rancher
12 17 (0.81%) Sysdig
12 17 (0.81%) vRealize
13 16 (0.76%) Icinga
14 14 (0.67%) Salt
15 13 (0.62%) SCCM
15 13 (0.62%) ZABBIX
16 12 (0.57%) Perfmon
17 11 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
18 10 (0.48%) Grafana
Vendors
1 323 (15.35%) Atlassian
2 236 (11.22%) Oracle
3 227 (10.79%) Microsoft
4 136 (6.46%) New Relic
5 116 (5.51%) VMware
6 96 (4.56%) Red Hat
7 91 (4.33%) Splunk
8 90 (4.28%) HP
9 82 (3.90%) Trend Micro
10 80 (3.80%) AppDynamics
11 64 (3.04%) SAP
12 60 (2.85%) Salesforce.com
13 55 (2.61%) hybris
14 50 (2.38%) Google
15 49 (2.33%) IBM
16 41 (1.95%) WorldPay
17 34 (1.62%) Sitecore
18 32 (1.52%) Citrix
19 31 (1.47%) Cisco
19 31 (1.47%) ServiceNow