The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Confluence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 145 171
Rank change year-on-year +20 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 21 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.00% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.49% 0.74% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 1
Median salary £52,500 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +27.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  

Confluence is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 468 403 717
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 22.30% 17.43% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 400 343 558
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Confluence as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Hertfordshire

Confluence
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Confluence in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Confluence in Hertfordshire

Confluence
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Confluence in Hertfordshire

Confluence
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -1 14 £80,000 +14.28%
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £46,250 -
Confluence
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 25 (73.53%) JIRA
2 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (64.71%) Scrum
3 22 (64.71%) Java
4 19 (55.88%) Selenium
4 19 (55.88%) Test Automation
4 19 (55.88%) Git (software)
4 19 (55.88%) Cucumber
4 19 (55.88%) BDD
5 17 (50.00%) QA
6 16 (47.06%) Finance
6 16 (47.06%) TDD
7 14 (41.18%) Software Testing
7 14 (41.18%) Spring
7 14 (41.18%) Maven
7 14 (41.18%) Hibernate
7 14 (41.18%) Regression Testing
7 14 (41.18%) JUnit
7 14 (41.18%) Tomcat
7 14 (41.18%) Atlassian
7 14 (41.18%) Integration Testing
7 14 (41.18%) RESTful
7 14 (41.18%) Kanban
7 14 (41.18%) WebDriver
7 14 (41.18%) SoapUI
7 14 (41.18%) Gherkin
7 14 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (41.18%) System Integration Testing
8 13 (38.24%) Test Strategy
8 13 (38.24%) Open Source

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 14 (41.18%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.65%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) GitHub
1 2 (5.88%) IaaS
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) PaaS
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Intranet
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) ICMP
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (5.88%) DB2
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (73.53%) JIRA
2 19 (55.88%) Cucumber
2 19 (55.88%) Git (software)
2 19 (55.88%) Selenium
3 14 (41.18%) JUnit
3 14 (41.18%) Maven
3 14 (41.18%) SoapUI
3 14 (41.18%) WebDriver
4 11 (32.35%) JBehave
4 11 (32.35%) Jenkins
5 4 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (11.76%) FitNesse
5 4 (11.76%) Mockito
5 4 (11.76%) Moq
5 4 (11.76%) Robot Framework
5 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
6 3 (8.82%) HP UFT
7 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (2.94%) NUnit
8 1 (2.94%) Xcode
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) French Language
2 2 (5.88%) German Language
2 2 (5.88%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
1 10 (29.41%) Test Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Test Manager
3 6 (17.65%) Intranet Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Portfolio Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Portfolio Test Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Test Lead
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Head of QA
6 2 (5.88%) Head of Test
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) QA Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) Gherkin
1 14 (41.18%) Hibernate
1 14 (41.18%) RESTful
1 14 (41.18%) Spring
2 13 (38.24%) HTML
3 12 (35.29%) CSS
4 3 (8.82%) .NET
4 3 (8.82%) Ajax
4 3 (8.82%) CSS3
4 3 (8.82%) HTML5
4 3 (8.82%) LESS
4 3 (8.82%) Sass
5 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.94%) Cocoa
6 1 (2.94%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (2.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Fintech
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.88%) Spread Betting
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Contract for Difference
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (64.71%) Scrum
3 19 (55.88%) BDD
3 19 (55.88%) Test Automation
4 16 (47.06%) TDD
5 14 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 14 (41.18%) Integration Testing
5 14 (41.18%) Kanban
5 14 (41.18%) Regression Testing
5 14 (41.18%) Software Testing
5 14 (41.18%) System Integration Testing
6 13 (38.24%) Open Source
6 13 (38.24%) Test Strategy
7 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (32.35%) ATDD
8 11 (32.35%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (20.59%) High Availability
9 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
10 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
10 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) C#
2 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.71%) Python
4 3 (8.82%) PHP
4 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.88%) Go
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby
5 2 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (5.88%) Ansible
2 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Atlassian
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle