Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 320 436 529
Rank change year-on-year +116 +93 -52
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 242 127 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.79% 0.40% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.61% 2.19% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 208 99 81
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +4.86%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,300 £58,900 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 5,250 5,808 7,909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.04% 18.29% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4,428 4,888 6,730
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £48,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +5.88%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Confluence as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Confluence in the South East

Confluence
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in the South East over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018. 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
Thames Valley +112 144 £50,000 - 28
Oxfordshire +46 63 £46,500 -7.00% 8
Berkshire +52 56 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Hampshire -8 37 £43,000 -20.37% 3
Surrey +1 35 £48,750 +8.33% 11
Buckinghamshire +23 25 £57,500 +15.00% 9
East Sussex 0 17 £45,000 - 1
Kent +27 6 £40,000 +48.15% 2
West Sussex -6 5 £45,000 -14.29% 2
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 228 (94.21%) JIRA
2 155 (64.05%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (39.26%) Java
4 94 (38.84%) Test Automation
5 89 (36.78%) SQL
6 81 (33.47%) QA
7 80 (33.06%) Scrum
8 78 (32.23%) Jenkins
9 70 (28.93%) JavaScript
10 69 (28.51%) Web Services
11 66 (27.27%) Selenium
12 65 (26.86%) TDD
13 57 (23.55%) Python
14 56 (23.14%) Continuous Integration
15 54 (22.31%) AngularJS
16 53 (21.90%) Linux
17 49 (20.25%) C#
18 48 (19.83%) RESTful
19 45 (18.60%) Git (software)
20 43 (17.77%) Spring
21 42 (17.36%) DevOps
22 40 (16.53%) SQL Server
23 39 (16.12%) Maven
24 38 (15.70%) Continuous Improvement
24 38 (15.70%) Manual Testing
25 37 (15.29%) BDD
25 37 (15.29%) Subversion
26 35 (14.46%) Amazon AWS
26 35 (14.46%) Mentoring
27 34 (14.05%) Microsoft

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 12 (4.96%) JBoss
2 11 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 11 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (3.31%) JCAPS
4 8 (3.31%) Oracle Coherence
4 8 (3.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (3.31%) Oracle Service Bus
4 8 (3.31%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (2.48%) Apache
5 6 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.07%) IIS
7 4 (1.65%) Alfresco
7 4 (1.65%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.24%) Jetty
8 3 (1.24%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.41%) HipChat
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 35 (14.46%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (12.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (4.13%) GitHub
4 10 (4.13%) OpenShift
5 9 (3.72%) Amazon S3
6 8 (3.31%) Slack
7 5 (2.07%) SaaS
8 4 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.65%) npm
9 2 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.83%) BrowserStack
9 2 (0.83%) G Suite
9 2 (0.83%) IaaS
9 2 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.41%) Amazon Glacier
10 1 (0.41%) Office 365
10 1 (0.41%) Route 53
10 1 (0.41%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.37%) Broadband
2 9 (3.72%) HTTP
3 8 (3.31%) LDAP
3 8 (3.31%) PuTTY
3 8 (3.31%) SSH
4 6 (2.48%) DNS
4 6 (2.48%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.07%) Firewall
5 5 (2.07%) VPN
6 3 (1.24%) BIG-IP
6 3 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.24%) DHCP
6 3 (1.24%) LAN
6 3 (1.24%) NetScaler
6 3 (1.24%) SAN
6 3 (1.24%) WAN
6 3 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.24%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.83%) Internet
7 2 (0.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (16.53%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.33%) NoSQL
3 22 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (6.20%) MySQL
5 12 (4.96%) JasperReports
5 12 (4.96%) Oracle Database
6 11 (4.55%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.13%) Big Data
8 9 (3.72%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (3.72%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (3.31%) DB2
9 8 (3.31%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (3.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 8 (3.31%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.89%) MongoDB
11 6 (2.48%) Hadoop
12 5 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (2.07%) DataStage
13 4 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.83%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 228 (94.21%) JIRA
2 78 (32.23%) Jenkins
3 66 (27.27%) Selenium
4 45 (18.60%) Git (software)
5 39 (16.12%) Maven
6 37 (15.29%) Subversion
7 32 (13.22%) JUnit
8 24 (9.92%) Octopus Deploy
9 20 (8.26%) GitLab
9 20 (8.26%) TeamCity
10 19 (7.85%) Cucumber
11 17 (7.02%) Mockito
11 17 (7.02%) SoapUI
12 16 (6.61%) Bitbucket
13 14 (5.79%) Arquillian
13 14 (5.79%) SpecFlow
13 14 (5.79%) WebDriver
14 13 (5.37%) NUnit
15 12 (4.96%) IntelliJ
15 12 (4.96%) JMeter
General
1 15 (6.20%) Finance
2 14 (5.79%) Games
3 11 (4.55%) Retail
4 8 (3.31%) Marketing
5 7 (2.89%) Banking
6 6 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.24%) Law
7 3 (1.24%) Legal
8 1 (0.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 81 (33.47%) Developer
2 44 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 41 (16.94%) Tester
4 32 (13.22%) Analyst
5 28 (11.57%) Software Tester
6 22 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 20 (8.26%) QA Engineer
7 20 (8.26%) Scrum Master
8 16 (6.61%) Software Developer
9 15 (6.20%) Junior
10 14 (5.79%) Automation Test Analyst
10 14 (5.79%) Developer in Test
10 14 (5.79%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 14 (5.79%) Test Analyst
11 13 (5.37%) Software Engineer
12 12 (4.96%) Support Analyst
13 11 (4.55%) QA Test Engineer
13 11 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
13 11 (4.55%) Test Engineer
14 10 (4.13%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (28.51%) Web Services
2 54 (22.31%) AngularJS
3 48 (19.83%) RESTful
4 43 (17.77%) Spring
5 33 (13.64%) REST
6 27 (11.16%) HTML
7 24 (9.92%) SOAP
8 20 (8.26%) CSS
8 20 (8.26%) Java EE
9 19 (7.85%) .NET
9 19 (7.85%) Hibernate
10 16 (6.61%) GWT
11 15 (6.20%) React
11 15 (6.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (5.37%) Middleware
13 10 (4.13%) EJB
13 10 (4.13%) JMS
13 10 (4.13%) XML
14 9 (3.72%) Spring Boot
15 8 (3.31%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.44%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (5.79%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.72%) Clustering
4 8 (3.31%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.89%) Replication
6 6 (2.48%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.07%) Wiki
8 4 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.65%) iPad
8 4 (1.65%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.24%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.24%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.83%) Life Science
10 2 (0.83%) Raspberry Pi
10 2 (0.83%) User Experience
10 2 (0.83%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.41%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.41%) STB
Operating Systems
1 53 (21.90%) Linux
2 23 (9.50%) Windows
3 12 (4.96%) Unix
4 8 (3.31%) Android
4 8 (3.31%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.31%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.07%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.24%) CentOS
6 3 (1.24%) Kali Linux
6 3 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.24%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.24%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.83%) Debian
7 2 (0.83%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.83%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.41%) Solaris
8 1 (0.41%) SUSE
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (64.05%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (38.84%) Test Automation
3 80 (33.06%) Scrum
4 65 (26.86%) TDD
5 56 (23.14%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (17.36%) DevOps
7 38 (15.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 38 (15.70%) Manual Testing
8 37 (15.29%) BDD
9 35 (14.46%) Mentoring
10 31 (12.81%) Software Engineering
11 30 (12.40%) Acceptance Criteria
12 27 (11.16%) User Stories
13 25 (10.33%) Kanban
13 25 (10.33%) Software Testing
14 22 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
14 22 (9.09%) SDET
14 22 (9.09%) Validation
15 21 (8.68%) Microservices
16 19 (7.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 95 (39.26%) Java
2 89 (36.78%) SQL
3 70 (28.93%) JavaScript
4 57 (23.55%) Python
5 49 (20.25%) C#
6 25 (10.33%) C++
7 24 (9.92%) C
8 16 (6.61%) Ruby
9 12 (4.96%) PowerShell
10 11 (4.55%) Bash Shell
11 10 (4.13%) T-SQL
12 8 (3.31%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 7 (2.89%) Perl
13 7 (2.89%) PHP
14 6 (2.48%) F#
15 4 (1.65%) Scala
16 3 (1.24%) Groovy
16 3 (1.24%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.83%) Clojure
18 1 (0.41%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 33 (13.64%) Degree
2 18 (7.44%) ISTQB
3 6 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.83%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.83%) HNC
5 2 (0.83%) HND
5 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (33.47%) QA
2 3 (1.24%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (7.44%) Docker
2 8 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.65%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.83%) Firmware
5 2 (0.83%) pfSense
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (11.57%) Puppet
2 16 (6.61%) Ansible
3 11 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (2.48%) Terraform
6 4 (1.65%) Nagios
6 4 (1.65%) SCOM
7 3 (1.24%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.24%) Consul
7 3 (1.24%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (1.24%) Nessus
7 3 (1.24%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.24%) Nmap
7 3 (1.24%) Packer
7 3 (1.24%) SCCM
8 2 (0.83%) Kibana
8 2 (0.83%) yum
9 1 (0.41%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 34 (14.05%) Microsoft
2 32 (13.22%) Oracle
3 24 (9.92%) Atlassian
4 17 (7.02%) Google
5 11 (4.55%) Splunk
5 11 (4.55%) VMware
6 10 (4.13%) IBM
6 10 (4.13%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (3.72%) Talend
8 8 (3.31%) Dynatrace
8 8 (3.31%) Remedy
9 7 (2.89%) Virgin Media
10 6 (2.48%) Citrix
10 6 (2.48%) Juniper
11 5 (2.07%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.07%) Teradata
11 5 (2.07%) Veeam
12 4 (1.65%) Ab Initio
12 4 (1.65%) EMC
12 4 (1.65%) Micro Focus