Period
to 15 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of 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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > North of England
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 207 156 178
Rank change year-on-year -51 +22 +149
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 91 302 346
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.97% 1.86% 1.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.90% 13.93% 11.62%
Number of salaries quoted 84 219 237
Median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,625 £33,750 £33,412
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £76,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -2.78%

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 North of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,152 2,168 2,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 12.26% 13.33% 15.39%
Number of salaries quoted 960 1,735 2,431
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,400
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.94% +6.00%
10th Percentile £27,425 £25,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £70,125 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in the North of England

Confluence
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Confluence in the North of England.

Salary trend for Confluence in the North of England

Confluence
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Confluence in the North of England over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Confluence in the North of England

Confluence
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the North of England region over the 6 months to 15 January 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
North West -16 52 £57,500 +21.05% 11
Yorkshire -29 23 £57,500 +2.68% 17
North East +20 16 £57,500 +74.24% 6
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 North of England region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 90 (98.90%) JIRA
2 59 (64.84%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (49.45%) Linux
4 37 (40.66%) Scrum
4 37 (40.66%) DevOps
5 35 (38.46%) Finance
6 33 (36.26%) Atlassian
7 27 (29.67%) Software Engineering
7 27 (29.67%) AWS
7 27 (29.67%) .NET
7 27 (29.67%) Docker
8 26 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 26 (28.57%) Bitbucket
9 23 (25.27%) SQL Server
9 23 (25.27%) C#
9 23 (25.27%) Terraform
10 21 (23.08%) SQL
10 21 (23.08%) Test Automation
11 20 (21.98%) Java
11 20 (21.98%) JavaScript
12 18 (19.78%) Azure
12 18 (19.78%) .NET Core
13 17 (18.68%) HTML
14 16 (17.58%) T-SQL
14 16 (17.58%) Unix
14 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET
14 16 (17.58%) MVC
14 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (15.38%) CSS
16 13 (14.29%) ITIL

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 9 (9.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.10%) IIS
3 1 (1.10%) JBoss
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) BASE24
2 3 (3.30%) Magento
2 3 (3.30%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 27 (29.67%) AWS
2 18 (19.78%) Azure
3 7 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (6.59%) Amazon ECS
4 6 (6.59%) Amazon EKS
4 6 (6.59%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (6.59%) AWS CodePipeline
5 5 (5.49%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (4.40%) SaaS
7 3 (3.30%) OpenShift
8 2 (2.20%) GitHub
8 2 (2.20%) IaaS
8 2 (2.20%) Power Platform
8 2 (2.20%) Slack
9 1 (1.10%) Apigee
9 1 (1.10%) Office 365
9 1 (1.10%) OneDrive
9 1 (1.10%) PaaS
9 1 (1.10%) PowerApps
9 1 (1.10%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.59%) Skype
2 4 (4.40%) ATM
2 4 (4.40%) VPN
3 3 (3.30%) Firewall
3 3 (3.30%) HTTP
3 3 (3.30%) IPv4
3 3 (3.30%) OSPF
3 3 (3.30%) VLAN
4 2 (2.20%) FTP
5 1 (1.10%) AMQP
5 1 (1.10%) DNS
5 1 (1.10%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.10%) Internet
5 1 (1.10%) LAN
5 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.10%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.10%) WAN
5 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.19%) MySQL
3 8 (8.79%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.59%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (6.59%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.40%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.10%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.10%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.10%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.10%) Power BI
7 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.10%) Redis
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.10%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 90 (98.90%) JIRA
2 26 (28.57%) Bitbucket
2 26 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 12 (13.19%) Postman
4 6 (6.59%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.59%) Selenium
5 5 (5.49%) JMeter
5 5 (5.49%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (5.49%) SoapUI
5 5 (5.49%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.30%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.30%) JUnit
6 3 (3.30%) Subversion
6 3 (3.30%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.20%) Appium
7 2 (2.20%) Calabash
7 2 (2.20%) Grunt
7 2 (2.20%) JBehave
7 2 (2.20%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.20%) webpack
General
1 35 (38.46%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Housing Association
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
3 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.10%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Games
4 1 (1.10%) Legal
4 1 (1.10%) Local Government
4 1 (1.10%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (38.46%) Developer
2 16 (17.58%) C# Developer
3 15 (16.48%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (9.89%) Analyst
4 9 (9.89%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 6 (6.59%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (6.59%) AWS DevOps
6 6 (6.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) IT Manager
6 6 (6.59%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (6.59%) JIRA Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 6 (6.59%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Lead Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Lead Java Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Scrum Master
7 5 (5.49%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.67%) .NET
2 18 (19.78%) .NET Core
3 17 (18.68%) HTML
4 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET
4 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (15.38%) CSS
6 11 (12.09%) RESTful
7 10 (10.99%) Node.js
8 8 (8.79%) AngularJS
9 7 (7.69%) Java EE
10 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (4.40%) React
10 4 (4.40%) Web Services
11 3 (3.30%) jQuery
11 3 (3.30%) JSON
11 3 (3.30%) Spring
11 3 (3.30%) Spring Boot
12 2 (2.20%) CSS3
12 2 (2.20%) Express
12 2 (2.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.59%) e-Learning
2 6 (6.59%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (4.40%) Clustering
3 4 (4.40%) EMV
3 4 (4.40%) Tandem
4 3 (3.30%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.30%) User Experience
5 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.10%) FMCG
6 1 (1.10%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.10%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (49.45%) Linux
2 16 (17.58%) Unix
3 8 (8.79%) Android
3 8 (8.79%) Apple iOS
3 8 (8.79%) Windows
4 5 (5.49%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (64.84%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (40.66%) DevOps
2 37 (40.66%) Scrum
3 27 (29.67%) Software Engineering
4 21 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 16 (17.58%) MVC
6 13 (14.29%) ITIL
7 12 (13.19%) Project Management
8 9 (9.89%) Sprint Retrospective
8 9 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (8.79%) Android Development
9 8 (8.79%) Business Case
9 8 (8.79%) iOS Development
10 7 (7.69%) Configuration Management
10 7 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
10 7 (7.69%) PRINCE2
10 7 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (7.69%) Product Roadmap
10 7 (7.69%) Project Delivery
10 7 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.27%) C#
2 21 (23.08%) SQL
3 20 (21.98%) Java
3 20 (21.98%) JavaScript
4 16 (17.58%) T-SQL
5 11 (12.09%) PowerShell
6 10 (10.99%) Bash Shell
6 10 (10.99%) Python
7 2 (2.20%) Perl
8 1 (1.10%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.10%) C
8 1 (1.10%) C++
8 1 (1.10%) Java 8
8 1 (1.10%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Degree
1 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.30%) GIAC
2 3 (3.30%) RHCE
3 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) HNC
4 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.10%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) GDPR
1 6 (6.59%) ISO 9001
1 6 (6.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.49%) QA
3 4 (4.40%) ISO 8583
3 4 (4.40%) SLA
4 1 (1.10%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (29.67%) Docker
2 6 (6.59%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (25.27%) Terraform
2 13 (14.29%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.40%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (3.30%) Ansible
4 3 (3.30%) Puppet
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.10%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 33 (36.26%) Atlassian
2 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.59%) Oracle
4 4 (4.40%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.30%) VMware
6 1 (1.10%) Adobe
6 1 (1.10%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.10%) Capita
6 1 (1.10%) Cognos
6 1 (1.10%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.10%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.10%) Splunk