Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South East
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 150 177 228
Rank change year-on-year +27 +51 +137
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 204 469 411
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.83% 1.79% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.90% 12.16% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 176 361 376
Median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 1,468 3,858 5,117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.20% 14.75% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,209 3,088 4,300
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%

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 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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
Hampshire +101 106 £47,500 -13.64% 16
Thames Valley +13 61 £55,000 -21.43% 3
Berkshire +55 39 £55,000 -24.66% 2
Surrey +60 24 £55,000 -4.35% 7
Oxfordshire +6 15 £45,000 -41.94%
Buckinghamshire +10 7 £60,000 +11.63% 1
East Sussex +9 6 £22,500 -62.50%
West Sussex -10 6 £65,000 +18.18%
Kent +43 1 £60,000 +41.18%
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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.

1 201 (98.53%) JIRA
2 151 (74.02%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (40.20%) Git (software)
4 62 (30.39%) Jenkins
4 62 (30.39%) DevOps
5 59 (28.92%) Scrum
6 56 (27.45%) Test Automation
7 55 (26.96%) Azure
8 54 (26.47%) AWS
9 51 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 51 (25.00%) Java
10 50 (24.51%) Linux
11 48 (23.53%) Selenium
12 42 (20.59%) SaaS
13 41 (20.10%) C#
14 38 (18.63%) Docker
15 36 (17.65%) Windows
16 33 (16.18%) C++
16 33 (16.18%) C
16 33 (16.18%) Waterfall
17 32 (15.69%) Cucumber
18 31 (15.20%) Software Delivery
18 31 (15.20%) Problem-Solving
19 30 (14.71%) Kubernetes
19 30 (14.71%) QA
20 29 (14.22%) Degree
21 26 (12.75%) SQL
21 26 (12.75%) Python
21 26 (12.75%) Microservices
22 25 (12.25%) E-Commerce

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 21 (10.29%) SharePoint
2 17 (8.33%) CMS
3 4 (1.96%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.47%) Apache
4 3 (1.47%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.47%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.98%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (0.98%) Headless CMS
6 1 (0.49%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.49%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.49%) IIS
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (7.35%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.96%) Camtasia
3 4 (1.96%) MadCap Flare
3 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.49%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 55 (26.96%) Azure
2 54 (26.47%) AWS
3 42 (20.59%) SaaS
4 16 (7.84%) OpenShift
5 15 (7.35%) GCP
6 11 (5.39%) GitHub
7 9 (4.41%) BrowserStack
8 8 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (3.92%) PaaS
8 8 (3.92%) Serverless
9 6 (2.94%) IaaS
10 4 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 4 (1.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (1.96%) Power Platform
10 4 (1.96%) Slack
11 3 (1.47%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.88%) Wireless
2 9 (4.41%) 5G
3 4 (1.96%) HTTP
3 4 (1.96%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (1.47%) Firewall
4 3 (1.47%) IPv6
4 3 (1.47%) MPLS
4 3 (1.47%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.98%) ADSL
5 2 (0.98%) ATM
5 2 (0.98%) DMZ
5 2 (0.98%) IPv4
5 2 (0.98%) Network Security
5 2 (0.98%) Skype
5 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.98%) tcpdump
5 2 (0.98%) VPN
6 1 (0.49%) Broadband
6 1 (0.49%) LTE
6 1 (0.49%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.43%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.45%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.45%) MySQL
4 5 (2.45%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.45%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.96%) Power BI
6 3 (1.47%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.98%) Big Data
7 2 (0.98%) DB2
7 2 (0.98%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.98%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.49%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 201 (98.53%) JIRA
2 82 (40.20%) Git (software)
3 62 (30.39%) Jenkins
4 48 (23.53%) Selenium
5 32 (15.69%) Cucumber
6 20 (9.80%) WebDriver
7 15 (7.35%) JUnit
7 15 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (6.37%) TestNG
9 10 (4.90%) SpecFlow
10 8 (3.92%) TestRail
11 7 (3.43%) Bitbucket
12 5 (2.45%) Maven
12 5 (2.45%) Subversion
12 5 (2.45%) TeamCity
12 5 (2.45%) Visual Studio Team System
13 4 (1.96%) EasyMock
13 4 (1.96%) Gradle
13 4 (1.96%) Postman
14 3 (1.47%) Gatling
General
1 18 (8.82%) Finance
2 13 (6.37%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.92%) Banking
4 6 (2.94%) Aerospace
4 6 (2.94%) Retail
5 4 (1.96%) Games
5 4 (1.96%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.47%) Automotive
6 3 (1.47%) Electronics
6 3 (1.47%) Marketing
7 2 (0.98%) Advertising
7 2 (0.98%) Korean Language
7 2 (0.98%) Local Government
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Police
8 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (20.59%) Analyst
2 38 (18.63%) Software Engineer
3 25 (12.25%) Business Analyst
4 23 (11.27%) DevOps Engineer
5 18 (8.82%) Developer
6 16 (7.84%) Test Automation Engineer
7 15 (7.35%) Test Analyst
8 12 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (5.88%) Java Engineer
9 11 (5.39%) Java Software Engineer
9 11 (5.39%) Testing Engineer
10 10 (4.90%) Embedded Engineer
10 10 (4.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 10 (4.90%) Project Manager
10 10 (4.90%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (4.90%) Test Engineer
10 10 (4.90%) Test Leader
11 9 (4.41%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 8 (3.92%) Cloud Engineer
12 8 (3.92%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.86%) Spring
2 12 (5.88%) .NET
2 12 (5.88%) HTML
2 12 (5.88%) XML
3 10 (4.90%) CSS
3 10 (4.90%) Node.js
3 10 (4.90%) React
4 9 (4.41%) AngularJS
5 8 (3.92%) RESTful
6 6 (2.94%) HTML5
6 6 (2.94%) Web Services
7 5 (2.45%) Apache Flex
7 5 (2.45%) Gherkin
8 4 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (1.96%) JSON
8 4 (1.96%) REST
8 4 (1.96%) Swing
9 3 (1.47%) GatsbyJS
9 3 (1.47%) NativeScript
9 3 (1.47%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.31%) Algorithms
2 14 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.86%) iPad
3 13 (6.37%) Device Driver
3 13 (6.37%) SIMD
4 12 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.41%) User Experience
6 8 (3.92%) Public Cloud
7 7 (3.43%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (2.45%) GPGPU
9 5 (2.45%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.96%) Cyberattack
10 4 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (1.96%) Tandem
10 4 (1.96%) Wiki
11 3 (1.47%) ASIC
11 3 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.47%) Private Cloud
11 3 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (24.51%) Linux
2 36 (17.65%) Windows
3 8 (3.92%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (3.43%) CentOS
4 7 (3.43%) Ubuntu
5 6 (2.94%) Solaris
6 4 (1.96%) Unix
6 4 (1.96%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.96%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (0.98%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.49%) Android
8 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (74.02%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (30.39%) DevOps
3 59 (28.92%) Scrum
4 56 (27.45%) Test Automation
5 51 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 33 (16.18%) Waterfall
7 31 (15.20%) Problem-Solving
7 31 (15.20%) Software Delivery
8 26 (12.75%) Microservices
9 25 (12.25%) E-Commerce
9 25 (12.25%) Software Testing
10 23 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (11.27%) Resource Management
10 23 (11.27%) TDD
11 22 (10.78%) Manual Testing
12 21 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (9.80%) Project Delivery
13 20 (9.80%) Time Management
14 19 (9.31%) Signal Processing
15 18 (8.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (25.00%) Java
2 41 (20.10%) C#
3 33 (16.18%) C
3 33 (16.18%) C++
4 26 (12.75%) Python
4 26 (12.75%) SQL
5 17 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 13 (6.37%) PHP
7 10 (4.90%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.43%) MATLAB
9 5 (2.45%) Assembly Language
9 5 (2.45%) Ruby
10 4 (1.96%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.96%) Rust
11 2 (0.98%) Groovy
11 2 (0.98%) Kotlin
11 2 (0.98%) Scala
11 2 (0.98%) Tcl
11 2 (0.98%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (14.22%) Degree
2 24 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 19 (9.31%) ISEB
3 19 (9.31%) Security Cleared
4 10 (4.90%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (1.96%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.98%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.98%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.49%) HNC
9 1 (0.49%) HND
9 1 (0.49%) PMP
9 1 (0.49%) VCDX
9 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (14.71%) QA
2 3 (1.47%) SLA
3 2 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (18.63%) Docker
2 9 (4.41%) Firmware
3 6 (2.94%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.96%) LXC
4 4 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.47%) vSphere
6 1 (0.49%) GeoWebCache
6 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.49%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 30 (14.71%) Kubernetes
2 15 (7.35%) Ansible
3 13 (6.37%) Terraform
4 5 (2.45%) Puppet
5 3 (1.47%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.98%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.98%) Istio
7 1 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 18 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.84%) Atlassian
3 11 (5.39%) SAP
4 10 (4.90%) Oracle
5 6 (2.94%) Adobe
5 6 (2.94%) Cadence
6 5 (2.45%) Intel
6 5 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.45%) ServiceNow
6 5 (2.45%) VMware
7 4 (1.96%) Synopsys
8 3 (1.47%) Brightcove
8 3 (1.47%) CA Agile Central
8 3 (1.47%) Optimizely
9 2 (0.98%) Altera
9 2 (0.98%) Cisco
9 2 (0.98%) F5
9 2 (0.98%) HP
9 2 (0.98%) Palo Alto
9 2 (0.98%) Red Hat