Period
to 17 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 197 141 238
Rank change year-on-year -56 +97 +3
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 129 70 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.23% 1.78% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.70% 15.66% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 73 43 82
10th Percentile £37,500 £26,250 £32,050
25th Percentile £40,750 £40,000 £37,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £49,362
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -8.84% +9.69%
75th Percentile £69,000 £60,000 £59,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £62,478
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,206 447 1,466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 11.49% 11.39% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 920 338 1,221
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.12% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £55,313 £57,500 £54,299
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,225 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in the Midlands

Confluence
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Confluence in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Confluence in the Midlands

Confluence
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Confluence in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Confluence in the Midlands

Confluence
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 October 2021. 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
West Midlands -59 106 £53,750 +19.44% 44
East Midlands -72 22 £50,000 +25.00% 10
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 129 (100.00%) JIRA
2 89 (68.99%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (40.31%) Social Skills
4 48 (37.21%) Atlassian
5 47 (36.43%) Problem-Solving
6 43 (33.33%) Bitbucket
7 40 (31.01%) Java
8 36 (27.91%) DevOps
9 33 (25.58%) Scrum
10 32 (24.81%) JavaScript
10 32 (24.81%) Python
10 32 (24.81%) REST
11 30 (23.26%) Git (software)
12 29 (22.48%) Finance
13 24 (18.60%) AWS
13 24 (18.60%) AngularJS
14 23 (17.83%) Jenkins
14 23 (17.83%) Project Management
14 23 (17.83%) Windows
15 22 (17.05%) Linux
15 22 (17.05%) MySQL
16 21 (16.28%) Creative Thinking
16 21 (16.28%) Algorithms
17 20 (15.50%) Azure
17 20 (15.50%) SQL
17 20 (15.50%) ETL
18 19 (14.73%) .NET
18 19 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
19 18 (13.95%) Microservices
19 18 (13.95%) Machine Learning

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 17 (13.18%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (9.30%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.20%) OpenStack
4 7 (5.43%) CMS
5 4 (3.10%) Drupal
6 1 (0.78%) Apache
6 1 (0.78%) Documentum
6 1 (0.78%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.78%) IIS
6 1 (0.78%) JBoss
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (10.85%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (6.20%) MS Visio
3 7 (5.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.43%) NetSuite
2 4 (3.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (1.55%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.78%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.78%) Maximo
4 1 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.78%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (0.78%) SAP PSCD
4 1 (0.78%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 24 (18.60%) AWS
2 20 (15.50%) Azure
3 15 (11.63%) GitHub
4 13 (10.08%) Microsoft 365
5 12 (9.30%) SaaS
6 5 (3.88%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (3.88%) Smartsheet
7 4 (3.10%) CloudBees
7 4 (3.10%) Tricentis Tosca
8 3 (2.33%) PaaS
8 3 (2.33%) Power Platform
8 3 (2.33%) Serverless
9 2 (1.55%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (1.55%) Asana
9 2 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.55%) Azure Service Bus
9 2 (1.55%) Boomi
9 2 (1.55%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.55%) GCP
9 2 (1.55%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) WebEx
2 4 (3.10%) DNS
3 3 (2.33%) SMS
3 3 (2.33%) SSL
4 2 (1.55%) HTTP
4 2 (1.55%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.78%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.78%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.05%) MySQL
2 17 (13.18%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.75%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (6.20%) Data Mining
5 8 (6.20%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (6.20%) Hadoop
6 7 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.33%) Power BI
8 2 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.78%) Big Data
9 1 (0.78%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.78%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.78%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 129 (100.00%) JIRA
2 43 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 30 (23.26%) Git (software)
4 23 (17.83%) Jenkins
5 13 (10.08%) Selenium
6 8 (6.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (6.20%) ERwin
7 7 (5.43%) Maven
8 6 (4.65%) Artifactory
8 6 (4.65%) GitLab
9 5 (3.88%) Ant
9 5 (3.88%) Appium
9 5 (3.88%) HP UFT
9 5 (3.88%) JMeter
9 5 (3.88%) NeoLoad
9 5 (3.88%) REST Assured
9 5 (3.88%) SonarQube
10 4 (3.10%) Liquibase
10 4 (3.10%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (2.33%) Cucumber
General
1 52 (40.31%) Social Skills
2 29 (22.48%) Finance
3 19 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (9.30%) Marketing
5 11 (8.53%) Public Sector
6 9 (6.98%) Games
7 5 (3.88%) Automotive
7 5 (3.88%) Documentation Skills
7 5 (3.88%) Retail
7 5 (3.88%) Telecoms
8 4 (3.10%) Influencing Skills
8 4 (3.10%) Organisational Skills
9 3 (2.33%) Law
10 2 (1.55%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.55%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.78%) Banking
11 1 (0.78%) Legal
11 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (19.38%) Developer
2 12 (9.30%) Administrator
2 12 (9.30%) Analyst
2 12 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (7.75%) Senior Developer
4 9 (6.98%) PHP Developer
4 9 (6.98%) Product Owner
4 9 (6.98%) Senior PHP Developer
5 8 (6.20%) DBA
5 8 (6.20%) Project Manager
5 8 (6.20%) Software Developer
6 7 (5.43%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.65%) .NET Developer
7 6 (4.65%) Architect
7 6 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (4.65%) C# Developer
7 6 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (4.65%) Junior
7 6 (4.65%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (24.81%) REST
2 24 (18.60%) AngularJS
3 19 (14.73%) .NET
4 18 (13.95%) HTML
5 17 (13.18%) jQuery
5 17 (13.18%) Web Services
6 15 (11.63%) CSS
6 15 (11.63%) React
7 11 (8.53%) SOAP
8 10 (7.75%) ASP.NET
9 9 (6.98%) .NET Framework
9 9 (6.98%) JSON
9 9 (6.98%) Laravel
9 9 (6.98%) Symfony
9 9 (6.98%) Vue.js
9 9 (6.98%) XML
10 8 (6.20%) WCF
11 7 (5.43%) Ajax
11 7 (5.43%) Entity Framework
11 7 (5.43%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.28%) Algorithms
2 10 (7.75%) Data Structures
2 10 (7.75%) Public Cloud
3 8 (6.20%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.88%) Blog
5 4 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.33%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.55%) NHS
7 2 (1.55%) User Experience
8 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.78%) iPad
8 1 (0.78%) Life Science
8 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.78%) Online Games
8 1 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.83%) Windows
2 22 (17.05%) Linux
3 12 (9.30%) Unix
4 8 (6.20%) Solaris
5 5 (3.88%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.10%) CentOS
6 4 (3.10%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.78%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (68.99%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (36.43%) Problem-Solving
3 36 (27.91%) DevOps
4 33 (25.58%) Scrum
5 23 (17.83%) Project Management
6 21 (16.28%) Creative Thinking
7 20 (15.50%) ETL
8 18 (13.95%) Machine Learning
8 18 (13.95%) Microservices
8 18 (13.95%) OOP
9 17 (13.18%) ITIL
10 16 (12.40%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (12.40%) Visualisation
11 15 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (10.85%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 14 (10.85%) Waterfall
13 13 (10.08%) Project Delivery
14 12 (9.30%) Coaching
14 12 (9.30%) IT Strategy
14 12 (9.30%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (31.01%) Java
2 32 (24.81%) JavaScript
2 32 (24.81%) Python
3 20 (15.50%) SQL
4 17 (13.18%) PHP
5 16 (12.40%) PHP 7
6 13 (10.08%) C#
6 13 (10.08%) Perl
7 8 (6.20%) Ruby
8 7 (5.43%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.88%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.10%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.55%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.78%) C
12 1 (0.78%) COBOL
12 1 (0.78%) Groovy
12 1 (0.78%) Java 8
12 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (13.18%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.08%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.30%) Degree
4 5 (3.88%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.10%) Master's Degree
5 4 (3.10%) Sun Certification
6 3 (2.33%) SAFe Agilist
7 2 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.55%) HND
7 2 (1.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.78%) ISEB
8 1 (0.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.75%) Accessibility
2 6 (4.65%) QA
3 2 (1.55%) GDPR
3 2 (1.55%) GRC
3 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.78%) PMO
4 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (11.63%) Docker
2 5 (3.88%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (9.30%) Terraform
2 11 (8.53%) Kubernetes
3 9 (6.98%) Ansible
4 6 (4.65%) Opsgenie
5 5 (3.88%) Puppet
6 4 (3.10%) Bacula
6 4 (3.10%) Bareos
6 4 (3.10%) yum
7 3 (2.33%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.55%) Prometheus
8 2 (1.55%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.78%) Consul
9 1 (0.78%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.78%) Grafana
9 1 (0.78%) Kibana
9 1 (0.78%) logstash
9 1 (0.78%) Marathon
9 1 (0.78%) Mesos
9 1 (0.78%) Packer
Vendors
1 48 (37.21%) Atlassian
2 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.30%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (7.75%) HubSpot
5 9 (6.98%) Oracle
6 8 (6.20%) Zend
7 6 (4.65%) VMware
8 5 (3.88%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.10%) Cognizant
9 4 (3.10%) Delphix
9 4 (3.10%) Parasoft
10 3 (2.33%) HP
10 3 (2.33%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.55%) BMC
11 2 (1.55%) Dell
11 2 (1.55%) Ivanti
11 2 (1.55%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.55%) Remedy
11 2 (1.55%) SAP
11 2 (1.55%) Veracode