Period
to 21 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 169 170 190
Rank change year-on-year +1 +20 +12
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 41 54 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.85% 1.01% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.56% 6.80% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 22
Scotland median annual salary £50,750 £51,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.98% -2.38% +23.53%
10th Percentile £40,854 £30,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £65,750 £57,500 £59,875
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 625 794 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 13.02% 14.86% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 345 499 525
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,500 £29,200
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Confluence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Scotland

Confluence
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Confluence in Scotland

Confluence
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Confluence in Scotland

Confluence
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Edinburgh +17 29 £50,000 -9.09% 7
Glasgow +26 7 £51,500 +37.33% 1
Aberdeen - 3 - -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £50,000 -
Confluence
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 40 (97.56%) JIRA
2 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (46.34%) DevOps
4 17 (41.46%) Finance
5 15 (36.59%) Java
6 14 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (34.15%) SDLC
7 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
7 12 (29.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (29.27%) ITIL
8 11 (26.83%) Python
8 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
9 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
9 10 (24.39%) Scrum
9 10 (24.39%) GitHub
10 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
10 9 (21.95%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (21.95%) Azure
10 9 (21.95%) IBM UrbanCode
10 9 (21.95%) Proactive Management
10 9 (21.95%) Decision-Making
10 9 (21.95%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (21.95%) Service Management
10 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
10 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
10 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
11 8 (19.51%) Oracle
11 8 (19.51%) C#
11 8 (19.51%) HTML
11 8 (19.51%) Git (software)

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) GitHub
2 9 (21.95%) Azure
3 8 (19.51%) SaaS
4 7 (17.07%) AWS
5 5 (12.20%) PaaS
6 3 (7.32%) Amazon S3
6 3 (7.32%) GCP
7 2 (4.88%) BlazeMeter
8 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (2.44%) NuGet
8 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Network Security
2 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (97.56%) JIRA
2 9 (21.95%) IBM UrbanCode
2 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
3 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
4 7 (17.07%) Cucumber
5 6 (14.63%) Bitbucket
5 6 (14.63%) Subversion
5 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (7.32%) GitLab
6 3 (7.32%) Jasmine
6 3 (7.32%) JMeter
6 3 (7.32%) JUnit
6 3 (7.32%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (7.32%) Mockito
6 3 (7.32%) Selenium
6 3 (7.32%) SoapUI
6 3 (7.32%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (4.88%) eggPlant
7 2 (4.88%) SonarQube
7 2 (4.88%) The Grinder
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Developer
2 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Python Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Python Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Change Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.44%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Release Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) HTML
2 6 (14.63%) CSS
3 5 (12.20%) REST
4 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
4 4 (9.76%) Entity Framework
4 4 (9.76%) Gherkin
4 4 (9.76%) RESTful
5 3 (7.32%) JPA
5 3 (7.32%) OAuth
5 3 (7.32%) OpenID
5 3 (7.32%) React
5 3 (7.32%) SAML
5 3 (7.32%) Spring Boot
5 3 (7.32%) Visualforce
6 2 (4.88%) .NET
6 2 (4.88%) Django
6 2 (4.88%) Flask
6 2 (4.88%) HTML5
6 2 (4.88%) Middleware
6 2 (4.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Life Science
2 3 (7.32%) Smart Home
2 3 (7.32%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Animation
3 1 (2.44%) Blog
3 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.44%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) DevOps
3 14 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (34.15%) SDLC
4 12 (29.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (29.27%) ITIL
4 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
5 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
6 10 (24.39%) Scrum
7 9 (21.95%) Decision-Making
7 9 (21.95%) Proactive Management
7 9 (21.95%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
7 9 (21.95%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (21.95%) Service Management
8 7 (17.07%) Coaching
9 6 (14.63%) BDD
9 6 (14.63%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (12.20%) Customer-Centric Approach
10 5 (12.20%) Customer-Centricity
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) Java
2 11 (26.83%) Python
3 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
4 8 (19.51%) C#
5 4 (9.76%) SQL
6 3 (7.32%) Apex Code
6 3 (7.32%) R
6 3 (7.32%) SOQL
6 3 (7.32%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.88%) C
7 2 (4.88%) C++
7 2 (4.88%) PHP
7 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.88%) VBScript
8 1 (2.44%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.44%) ES6
8 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.44%) Perl
8 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) GDPR
2 2 (4.88%) FedRAMP
2 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) Atlassian
2 8 (19.51%) Oracle
3 3 (7.32%) Black Duck
3 3 (7.32%) Coverity
3 3 (7.32%) Google
3 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.88%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 2 (4.88%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe
5 1 (2.44%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.44%) CA
5 1 (2.44%) New Relic
5 1 (2.44%) Sonatype
5 1 (2.44%) Tableau
5 1 (2.44%) Vermilion