Period
to 25 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 232 200 163
Rank change year-on-year -32 -37 +63
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 234 136 452
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.30% 1.35% 1.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.84% 8.64% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 162 110 298
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £38,550
25th Percentile £46,563 £42,500 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% - +15.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £79,725 £68,750 £84,125
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +6.98%

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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2,377 1,574 3,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.19% 15.66% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,599 1,319 2,776
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
75th Percentile £65,350 £61,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in the South East

Confluence
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Confluence in the South East

Confluence
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Confluence in the South East over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Confluence in the South East

Confluence
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -20 77 £50,000 -2.44% 6
Surrey -47 70 £70,000 +7.69% 3
Hampshire -70 57 £55,000 +4.76% 7
Berkshire -9 46 £50,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire -27 27 £50,000 -13.04% 1
West Sussex +22 21 £52,500 +5.00% 4
East Sussex -29 4 £75,250 +18.04%
Oxfordshire - 4 £50,000 - 3
Kent -54 1 - - 3
Home Counties - 1 £62,500 -
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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 South East region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 233 (99.57%) JIRA
2 196 (83.76%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (37.18%) Scrum
4 66 (28.21%) Linux
5 62 (26.50%) Social Skills
6 57 (24.36%) Java
7 55 (23.50%) Finance
8 54 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 53 (22.65%) Software Engineering
10 51 (21.79%) Bitbucket
11 50 (21.37%) DevOps
12 48 (20.51%) Jenkins
13 46 (19.66%) AWS
14 44 (18.80%) C
14 44 (18.80%) CSS
15 41 (17.52%) Problem-Solving
16 40 (17.09%) C++
16 40 (17.09%) HTML
16 40 (17.09%) Python
17 37 (15.81%) C#
17 37 (15.81%) SQL
18 33 (14.10%) Degree
18 33 (14.10%) Atlassian
18 33 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
18 33 (14.10%) CI/CD
19 32 (13.68%) Full Stack Development
19 32 (13.68%) Continuous Improvement
20 31 (13.25%) Git (software)
21 30 (12.82%) Computer Science
21 30 (12.82%) SaaS

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (7.26%) SharePoint
2 15 (6.41%) CMS
3 8 (3.42%) IIS
3 8 (3.42%) OpenStack
4 6 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (2.56%) Umbraco
4 6 (2.56%) WordPress
5 5 (2.14%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.71%) Apache
7 3 (1.28%) Drupal
8 2 (0.85%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (5.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (3.85%) Windchill
4 7 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (1.71%) Simulink
6 2 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.85%) Adobe XD
6 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.85%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.43%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 8 (3.42%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 6 (2.56%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.85%) Shopify
4 1 (0.43%) BASE24
4 1 (0.43%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (19.66%) AWS
2 30 (12.82%) SaaS
3 29 (12.39%) Azure
4 19 (8.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 18 (7.69%) Serverless
6 15 (6.41%) Amazon Cognito
6 15 (6.41%) AWS Fargate
6 15 (6.41%) AWS Lambda
7 11 (4.70%) PaaS
8 10 (4.27%) GCP
8 10 (4.27%) GitHub
9 8 (3.42%) IaaS
9 8 (3.42%) Slack
10 7 (2.99%) Azure Data Factory
10 7 (2.99%) Microsoft 365
11 6 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (2.56%) Mimecast
11 6 (2.56%) OneDrive
12 3 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (1.28%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.27%) Firewall
2 9 (3.85%) DNS
3 8 (3.42%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.99%) VPN
5 6 (2.56%) DHCP
5 6 (2.56%) IPsec
5 6 (2.56%) SSL
5 6 (2.56%) VLAN
5 6 (2.56%) VoIP
6 5 (2.14%) Modbus
6 5 (2.14%) SSH
7 3 (1.28%) Software-Defined Radio
7 3 (1.28%) Tactical Data Link
8 2 (0.85%) DMZ
9 1 (0.43%) HTTP
9 1 (0.43%) Internet
9 1 (0.43%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.56%) MySQL
3 5 (2.14%) Big Data
3 5 (2.14%) Data Lake
3 5 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.14%) Spatial Data
4 4 (1.71%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.28%) HBase
6 2 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.85%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.85%) Power BI
6 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.85%) Tableau
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.43%) Metadata
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2017
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 233 (99.57%) JIRA
2 51 (21.79%) Bitbucket
3 48 (20.51%) Jenkins
4 31 (13.25%) Git (software)
5 12 (5.13%) IntelliJ
5 12 (5.13%) SonarQube
6 8 (3.42%) Postman
7 7 (2.99%) Selenium
7 7 (2.99%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.14%) CMake
8 5 (2.14%) GCC
8 5 (2.14%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (1.71%) GitLab
9 4 (1.71%) Gradle
9 4 (1.71%) JUnit
9 4 (1.71%) Maven
9 4 (1.71%) Subversion
10 3 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.28%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.28%) WebDriver
General
1 62 (26.50%) Social Skills
2 55 (23.50%) Finance
3 33 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.41%) Military
5 12 (5.13%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.70%) Law
7 10 (4.27%) Presentation Skills
8 8 (3.42%) Organisational Skills
8 8 (3.42%) Retail
9 7 (2.99%) Electronics
9 7 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (2.56%) Back Office
10 6 (2.56%) Games
11 5 (2.14%) Banking
11 5 (2.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 5 (2.14%) Marketing
11 5 (2.14%) Public Sector
12 3 (1.28%) Billing
12 3 (1.28%) Publishing
13 2 (0.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 52 (22.22%) Developer
2 27 (11.54%) Software Engineer
3 21 (8.97%) Scrum Master
4 19 (8.12%) Project Manager
5 18 (7.69%) Analyst
5 18 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 16 (6.84%) Architect
6 16 (6.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (6.84%) Embedded Engineer
7 15 (6.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 15 (6.41%) Java Developer
8 14 (5.98%) Software Developer
9 13 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
10 11 (4.70%) Business Analyst
10 11 (4.70%) IT Manager
11 8 (3.42%) Consultant
11 8 (3.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 8 (3.42%) Software Architect
11 8 (3.42%) Team Leader
12 7 (2.99%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (18.80%) CSS
2 40 (17.09%) HTML
3 24 (10.26%) React
4 23 (9.83%) Web Services
5 22 (9.40%) REST
6 20 (8.55%) JSON
7 19 (8.12%) .NET
8 17 (7.26%) Vue.js
9 16 (6.84%) HTML5
9 16 (6.84%) XML
10 14 (5.98%) CSS3
11 13 (5.56%) Sass
12 12 (5.13%) AngularJS
13 10 (4.27%) Node.js
14 8 (3.42%) Kafka
14 8 (3.42%) Nuxt
14 8 (3.42%) RESTful
15 6 (2.56%) Laravel
15 6 (2.56%) Material-UI
15 6 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.68%) User Experience
2 10 (4.27%) FPGA
3 9 (3.85%) Virtual Team
4 8 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.14%) iPad
7 4 (1.71%) Cyber Defence
7 4 (1.71%) Cyberattack
7 4 (1.71%) Cybercrime
8 3 (1.28%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.28%) SIMD
8 3 (1.28%) Verilog
8 3 (1.28%) VHDL
8 3 (1.28%) Wiki
9 2 (0.85%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.85%) Legacy Applications
9 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.43%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.43%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 66 (28.21%) Linux
2 25 (10.68%) Windows
3 10 (4.27%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.99%) Android
6 6 (2.56%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.56%) FreeRTOS
6 6 (2.56%) Windows 10
6 6 (2.56%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (1.28%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (1.28%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.85%) CentOS
8 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.43%) Unix
9 1 (0.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (83.76%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (37.18%) Scrum
3 53 (22.65%) Software Engineering
4 50 (21.37%) DevOps
5 41 (17.52%) Problem-Solving
6 33 (14.10%) CI/CD
7 32 (13.68%) Continuous Improvement
7 32 (13.68%) Full Stack Development
8 30 (12.82%) Computer Science
9 24 (10.26%) SDLC
10 23 (9.83%) Test Automation
11 21 (8.97%) Project Management
11 21 (8.97%) TDD
11 21 (8.97%) User Stories
12 20 (8.55%) Microservices
12 20 (8.55%) Waterfall
13 17 (7.26%) Product Backlog
13 17 (7.26%) Project Delivery
14 16 (6.84%) Decision-Making
14 16 (6.84%) OO
Programming Languages
1 57 (24.36%) Java
2 54 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 44 (18.80%) C
4 40 (17.09%) C++
4 40 (17.09%) Python
5 37 (15.81%) C#
5 37 (15.81%) SQL
6 13 (5.56%) Ruby
7 11 (4.70%) Bash
7 11 (4.70%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.27%) Shell Script
9 9 (3.85%) PHP
10 8 (3.42%) Ada
10 8 (3.42%) Ada 95
10 8 (3.42%) Perl
10 8 (3.42%) Scala
11 7 (2.99%) Embedded C
11 7 (2.99%) Embedded C++
11 7 (2.99%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 33 (14.10%) Degree
2 22 (9.40%) Security Cleared
3 21 (8.97%) SC Cleared
4 16 (6.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (5.13%) ISTQB
6 9 (3.85%) CSPO
7 6 (2.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 6 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (2.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.28%) ISEB
10 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.43%) CCNA
10 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.69%) QA
2 8 (3.42%) Def Stans
3 5 (2.14%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.14%) WCAG
4 2 (0.85%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.43%) GDPR
5 1 (0.43%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.43%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (12.39%) Docker
2 9 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.85%) Firmware
3 8 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.56%) vSphere
5 3 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.43%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 29 (12.39%) Kubernetes
2 20 (8.55%) Terraform
3 8 (3.42%) Ansible
3 8 (3.42%) PTC Integrity
4 6 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (1.71%) Grafana
6 2 (0.85%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.85%) Puppet
6 2 (0.85%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.43%) Kibana
7 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (14.10%) Atlassian
2 20 (8.55%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.56%) EMC
4 9 (3.85%) PTC
5 8 (3.42%) Sitecore
5 8 (3.42%) Sparx
5 8 (3.42%) VMware
6 7 (2.99%) Palo Alto
7 6 (2.56%) CA Agile Central
7 6 (2.56%) Sage
7 6 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.56%) Siemens
7 6 (2.56%) Sophos
8 5 (2.14%) Elastic Path
8 5 (2.14%) Xilinx
9 4 (1.71%) Cadence
9 4 (1.71%) IBM
9 4 (1.71%) Oracle
10 3 (1.28%) Google
11 2 (0.85%) Cisco