Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South East
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 222 163 207
Rank change year-on-year -59 +44 +75
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 146 378 422
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.17% 1.83% 1.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.94% 12.98% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 112 289 331
10th Percentile £37,625 £37,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £53,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.49% +0.95% +10.53%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +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 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 1,839 2,913 3,957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.78% 14.13% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,488 2,360 3,322
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,188 £35,000 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
75th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,375 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 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
Surrey +4 41 £62,500 +13.64% 2
Thames Valley -26 40 £55,000 -8.33% 13
Hampshire -37 37 £47,500 +3.26% 12
Berkshire -22 29 £54,000 -1.82% 5
East Sussex +35 13 £62,500 +2.04% 2
West Sussex +21 9 £48,750 -11.36% 2
Buckinghamshire +29 7 £56,250 -6.25% 4
Kent +10 6 £45,000 +7.14% 3
Oxfordshire +10 4 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 13 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 139 (95.21%) JIRA
2 108 (73.97%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (40.41%) Git (software)
4 54 (36.99%) Scrum
5 36 (24.66%) SQL
6 35 (23.97%) JavaScript
7 34 (23.29%) CSS
8 33 (22.60%) Azure
8 33 (22.60%) SaaS
8 33 (22.60%) Bitbucket
9 32 (21.92%) HTML
9 32 (21.92%) Degree
10 30 (20.55%) Software Engineering
10 30 (20.55%) Finance
10 30 (20.55%) Docker
10 30 (20.55%) DevOps
11 28 (19.18%) Linux
12 27 (18.49%) Windows
12 27 (18.49%) Python
12 27 (18.49%) Jenkins
12 27 (18.49%) Node.js
13 26 (17.81%) Java
14 24 (16.44%) Maven
15 23 (15.75%) AWS
15 23 (15.75%) AngularJS
16 22 (15.07%) SDLC
16 22 (15.07%) Problem-Solving
17 21 (14.38%) Kubernetes
17 21 (14.38%) Firewall
18 20 (13.70%) Project Management

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 10 (6.85%) Apache
2 7 (4.79%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.42%) CMS
3 5 (3.42%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.74%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.05%) JBoss
5 3 (2.05%) nginx
5 3 (2.05%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.05%) WildFly
6 2 (1.37%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.68%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (7.53%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (5.48%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (4.11%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.68%) Figma
4 1 (0.68%) InVision
4 1 (0.68%) Marvel
4 1 (0.68%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 33 (22.60%) Azure
1 33 (22.60%) SaaS
2 23 (15.75%) AWS
3 17 (11.64%) IaaS
4 15 (10.27%) Azure Active Directory
4 15 (10.27%) Azure Data Factory
4 15 (10.27%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 15 (10.27%) PaaS
5 6 (4.11%) Microsoft 365
5 6 (4.11%) npm
6 5 (3.42%) BrowserStack
6 5 (3.42%) GitHub
7 4 (2.74%) Trello
8 3 (2.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (2.05%) GCP
9 2 (1.37%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (1.37%) Bitrise
10 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.38%) Firewall
2 15 (10.27%) DMZ
3 6 (4.11%) DNS
4 3 (2.05%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.37%) HTTP
5 2 (1.37%) IPsec
5 2 (1.37%) Network Security
5 2 (1.37%) SSL
5 2 (1.37%) VLAN
5 2 (1.37%) Wireless
6 1 (0.68%) 2G
6 1 (0.68%) 3G
6 1 (0.68%) INAP
6 1 (0.68%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.68%) ISUP
6 1 (0.68%) LTE
6 1 (0.68%) RTP
6 1 (0.68%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (0.68%) SS7
6 1 (0.68%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.27%) Azure SQL Database
3 10 (6.85%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.16%) MariaDB
5 8 (5.48%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.42%) Redis
7 4 (2.74%) MySQL
8 2 (1.37%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.37%) Big Data
8 2 (1.37%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.37%) Impala
8 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.37%) SQLite
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.68%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.68%) MySQL Workbench
9 1 (0.68%) Tableau
9 1 (0.68%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 139 (95.21%) JIRA
2 59 (40.41%) Git (software)
3 33 (22.60%) Bitbucket
4 27 (18.49%) Jenkins
5 24 (16.44%) Maven
6 16 (10.96%) JUnit
7 15 (10.27%) Gradle
8 10 (6.85%) Selenium
9 8 (5.48%) GitLab
10 7 (4.79%) Visual Studio
11 6 (4.11%) Cucumber
11 6 (4.11%) gulp
11 6 (4.11%) IntelliJ
11 6 (4.11%) Jasmine
11 6 (4.11%) Karma Test Runner
11 6 (4.11%) Protractor
11 6 (4.11%) SpecFlow
11 6 (4.11%) webpack
12 5 (3.42%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (3.42%) Postman
General
1 30 (20.55%) Finance
2 15 (10.27%) Billing
3 11 (7.53%) Marketing
4 10 (6.85%) Manufacturing
5 9 (6.16%) Electronics
6 6 (4.11%) Retail
6 6 (4.11%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.42%) Law
7 5 (3.42%) Public Sector
8 2 (1.37%) Automotive
8 2 (1.37%) Banking
8 2 (1.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.68%) French Language
9 1 (0.68%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (21.92%) Developer
2 17 (11.64%) Software Engineer
3 16 (10.96%) Project Manager
4 14 (9.59%) Analyst
5 13 (8.90%) Business Analyst
6 12 (8.22%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (7.53%) Senior Developer
8 10 (6.85%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (6.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (6.85%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 8 (5.48%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (5.48%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.48%) Senior DevOps
9 8 (5.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.11%) Applications Engineer
10 6 (4.11%) C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (4.11%) IoT Software Engineer
10 6 (4.11%) Product Manager
10 6 (4.11%) Software Analyst
11 5 (3.42%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (23.29%) CSS
2 32 (21.92%) HTML
3 27 (18.49%) Node.js
4 23 (15.75%) AngularJS
5 16 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (8.90%) HTML5
6 13 (8.90%) Spring
7 12 (8.22%) .NET
7 12 (8.22%) CSS3
8 11 (7.53%) J2EE
8 11 (7.53%) React
8 11 (7.53%) XML
9 9 (6.16%) Django
9 9 (6.16%) XSLT
10 8 (5.48%) LAMP
11 7 (4.79%) JSON
11 7 (4.79%) LESS
11 7 (4.79%) REST
11 7 (4.79%) Sass
11 7 (4.79%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.11%) Smart Home
2 6 (4.11%) User Experience
3 5 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.74%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.74%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.74%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.74%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.74%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.05%) IVR
6 2 (1.37%) Clustering
6 2 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.37%) iPhone
7 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.18%) Linux
2 27 (18.49%) Windows
3 8 (5.48%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.42%) Android
5 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (2.05%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.37%) CentOS
7 2 (1.37%) Debian
8 1 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (73.97%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (36.99%) Scrum
3 30 (20.55%) DevOps
3 30 (20.55%) Software Engineering
4 22 (15.07%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (15.07%) SDLC
5 20 (13.70%) Project Management
6 19 (13.01%) ITIL
6 19 (13.01%) Test Automation
7 18 (12.33%) Mentoring
8 16 (10.96%) Configuration Management
8 16 (10.96%) E-Commerce
8 16 (10.96%) Identity Management
9 15 (10.27%) Feasibility Study
9 15 (10.27%) Network Virtualisation
9 15 (10.27%) Project Delivery
10 14 (9.59%) Epics
10 14 (9.59%) Software Testing
11 13 (8.90%) Technical Leadership
11 13 (8.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 36 (24.66%) SQL
2 35 (23.97%) JavaScript
3 27 (18.49%) Python
4 26 (17.81%) Java
5 17 (11.64%) PowerShell
5 17 (11.64%) TypeScript
6 15 (10.27%) C#
7 9 (6.16%) XPath
8 7 (4.79%) C++
9 4 (2.74%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.05%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.05%) C
10 3 (2.05%) PHP
10 3 (2.05%) Ruby
11 2 (1.37%) Perl
11 2 (1.37%) Scala
12 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (21.92%) Degree
2 7 (4.79%) HND
2 7 (4.79%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.42%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (3.42%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.37%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.37%) ISEB
5 2 (1.37%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.68%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.68%) CCNA
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.68%) CITP
6 1 (0.68%) CSPO
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.59%) QA
2 8 (5.48%) PMO
3 2 (1.37%) SLA
4 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.68%) NIST
System Software
1 30 (20.55%) Docker
2 16 (10.96%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.96%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.05%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (14.38%) Kubernetes
2 20 (13.70%) Ansible
3 18 (12.33%) Terraform
4 3 (2.05%) Kibana
4 3 (2.05%) vRealize
5 2 (1.37%) Puppet
6 1 (0.68%) Grafana
6 1 (0.68%) Nessus
6 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (8.90%) Microsoft
1 13 (8.90%) SAP
2 10 (6.85%) Atlassian
2 10 (6.85%) hybris
3 9 (6.16%) Oracle
4 5 (3.42%) Adobe
4 5 (3.42%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.05%) Splunk
5 3 (2.05%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.37%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.37%) Cisco
6 2 (1.37%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.37%) Dell
6 2 (1.37%) Google
6 2 (1.37%) Mercator
6 2 (1.37%) Veracode
7 1 (0.68%) Empirix
7 1 (0.68%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.68%) Sophos