Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South East
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 175 206 302
Rank change year-on-year +31 +96 +103
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 393 434 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.73% 1.63% 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.80% 10.79% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 276 341 248
South East median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 3,331 4,022 5,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.66% 15.08% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,695 3,349 4,536
South East median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.11% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +7.53%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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
Thames Valley +34 153 £60,000 +14.29% 21
Hampshire +96 132 £47,500 -5.00% 27
Berkshire +55 100 £60,000 +9.09% 12
Surrey -1 64 £57,500 +15.00% 10
Buckinghamshire -20 28 £52,500 +9.95% 3
Oxfordshire +8 25 £60,000 -14.29% 6
East Sussex -8 22 £60,000 +8.11% 3
West Sussex -41 10 £55,000 +22.22% 13
Kent +6 7 £42,000 -26.96%
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 390 (99.24%) JIRA
2 293 (74.55%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (41.48%) Scrum
4 161 (40.97%) Test Automation
5 127 (32.32%) DevOps
6 117 (29.77%) Git (software)
7 107 (27.23%) Java
8 102 (25.95%) QA
9 98 (24.94%) Jenkins
10 93 (23.66%) C#
11 88 (22.39%) Selenium
12 83 (21.12%) Azure
13 80 (20.36%) TDD
14 70 (17.81%) AWS
15 66 (16.79%) Cucumber
16 64 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
17 62 (15.78%) Microservices
18 59 (15.01%) Waterfall
19 58 (14.76%) .NET
20 54 (13.74%) SQL
21 52 (13.23%) E-Commerce
21 52 (13.23%) Microsoft
21 52 (13.23%) SDLC
21 52 (13.23%) Docker
22 51 (12.98%) BDD
22 51 (12.98%) Degree
22 51 (12.98%) ISTQB
23 50 (12.72%) SAP
24 49 (12.47%) Linux
24 49 (12.47%) Continuous Integration

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 28 (7.12%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.53%) CMS
3 5 (1.27%) Apache
3 5 (1.27%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.02%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.02%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.51%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.25%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.25%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.25%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.25%) Headless CMS
6 1 (0.25%) IIS
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.25%) SAS
6 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 18 (4.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (4.07%) Microsoft Project
3 15 (3.82%) MS Visio
4 14 (3.56%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (2.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (1.53%) Camtasia
7 4 (1.02%) Gliffy
8 1 (0.25%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 23 (5.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.02%) CA PPM
2 4 (1.02%) Shopify
3 3 (0.76%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 83 (21.12%) Azure
2 70 (17.81%) AWS
3 36 (9.16%) Slack
4 32 (8.14%) GitHub
5 31 (7.89%) SaaS
6 15 (3.82%) PaaS
7 14 (3.56%) IaaS
8 13 (3.31%) GCP
9 7 (1.78%) Office 365
10 6 (1.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 6 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (1.53%) Power Platform
11 4 (1.02%) Google Analytics
11 4 (1.02%) Sage Pay
11 4 (1.02%) Trello
12 3 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.76%) BrowserStack
12 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.05%) Wireless
2 8 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.78%) VPN
4 6 (1.53%) Firewall
4 6 (1.53%) VoIP
5 5 (1.27%) MPLS
6 4 (1.02%) ADSL
6 4 (1.02%) DNS
6 4 (1.02%) VLAN
7 3 (0.76%) HTTP
7 3 (0.76%) IPsec
7 3 (0.76%) LTE
7 3 (0.76%) PBX
7 3 (0.76%) Skype
7 3 (0.76%) SSL
7 3 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.51%) 5G
8 2 (0.51%) Network Security
8 2 (0.51%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.51%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.12%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.54%) Big Data
2 10 (2.54%) MongoDB
3 8 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.78%) RDBMS
5 6 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.53%) Power BI
6 5 (1.27%) Data Lake
6 5 (1.27%) Redis
7 4 (1.02%) DB2
7 4 (1.02%) JasperReports
7 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.76%) MySQL
8 3 (0.76%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.51%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.25%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 390 (99.24%) JIRA
2 117 (29.77%) Git (software)
3 98 (24.94%) Jenkins
4 88 (22.39%) Selenium
5 66 (16.79%) Cucumber
6 45 (11.45%) WebDriver
7 41 (10.43%) Bitbucket
8 32 (8.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 32 (8.14%) SoapUI
9 28 (7.12%) SpecFlow
10 21 (5.34%) JUnit
11 19 (4.83%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (4.07%) TestNG
13 15 (3.82%) Maven
14 14 (3.56%) Visual Studio
15 13 (3.31%) HP UFT
16 12 (3.05%) Subversion
17 11 (2.80%) IntelliJ
18 10 (2.54%) Gradle
18 10 (2.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 47 (11.96%) Finance
2 31 (7.89%) Public Sector
3 19 (4.83%) Retail
4 10 (2.54%) Marketing
5 7 (1.78%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.27%) Back Office
6 5 (1.27%) Publishing
7 4 (1.02%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.76%) Banking
8 3 (0.76%) Police
9 2 (0.51%) Automotive
9 2 (0.51%) Legal
10 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 81 (20.61%) Developer
2 56 (14.25%) Analyst
3 34 (8.65%) .NET Developer
4 31 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 29 (7.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (7.38%) C# Developer
5 29 (7.38%) Test Analyst
6 24 (6.11%) Automation Test Lead
6 24 (6.11%) Test Automation Engineer
6 24 (6.11%) Test Engineer
7 21 (5.34%) Delivery Manager
8 19 (4.83%) Project Manager
9 17 (4.33%) Business Analyst
9 17 (4.33%) QA Engineer
9 17 (4.33%) Software Engineer
10 15 (3.82%) Digital Project Manager
11 14 (3.56%) Automation Test Analyst
11 14 (3.56%) Service Delivery Manager
11 14 (3.56%) Service Manager
11 14 (3.56%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (14.76%) .NET
2 44 (11.20%) Web Services
3 43 (10.94%) HTML
4 29 (7.38%) CSS
5 24 (6.11%) AngularJS
6 19 (4.83%) REST
6 19 (4.83%) RESTful
6 19 (4.83%) XML
7 18 (4.58%) Spring
8 17 (4.33%) HTML5
8 17 (4.33%) JSON
9 16 (4.07%) React
10 15 (3.82%) Node.js
11 13 (3.31%) .NET Core
11 13 (3.31%) ASP.NET
12 11 (2.80%) Spring Boot
13 9 (2.29%) SOAP
13 9 (2.29%) Velocity
14 8 (2.04%) Enzyme
14 8 (2.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.67%) Self-Motivation
2 23 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.34%) Mobile App
4 16 (4.07%) User Experience
5 13 (3.31%) Cloud Native
6 8 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (2.04%) PMI
6 8 (2.04%) Tandem
7 7 (1.78%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (1.78%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.27%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.27%) Semantic Web
8 5 (1.27%) Wiki
9 4 (1.02%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.02%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.76%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.76%) SIMD
Operating Systems
1 49 (12.47%) Linux
2 47 (11.96%) Windows
3 11 (2.80%) Unix
4 8 (2.04%) Ubuntu
5 7 (1.78%) Solaris
6 5 (1.27%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.76%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.51%) zOS
9 1 (0.25%) CentOS
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (74.55%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (41.48%) Scrum
3 161 (40.97%) Test Automation
4 127 (32.32%) DevOps
5 80 (20.36%) TDD
6 64 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
7 62 (15.78%) Microservices
8 59 (15.01%) Waterfall
9 52 (13.23%) E-Commerce
9 52 (13.23%) SDLC
10 51 (12.98%) BDD
11 49 (12.47%) Continuous Integration
12 48 (12.21%) Mentoring
13 44 (11.20%) Manual Testing
14 39 (9.92%) Computer Science
15 38 (9.67%) CRM
15 38 (9.67%) Kanban
15 38 (9.67%) Software Testing
16 36 (9.16%) Project Management
17 34 (8.65%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (27.23%) Java
2 93 (23.66%) C#
3 54 (13.74%) SQL
4 37 (9.41%) JavaScript
5 34 (8.65%) Python
6 32 (8.14%) C++
7 25 (6.36%) C
8 17 (4.33%) Bash Shell
9 15 (3.82%) Ruby
10 13 (3.31%) TypeScript
11 10 (2.54%) Java 8
11 10 (2.54%) PHP
12 8 (2.04%) Groovy
12 8 (2.04%) VB.NET
13 7 (1.78%) VBScript
14 5 (1.27%) ES6
14 5 (1.27%) Scala
15 4 (1.02%) ES7
16 3 (0.76%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 51 (12.98%) Degree
1 51 (12.98%) ISTQB
2 39 (9.92%) ISEB
3 25 (6.36%) Security Cleared
4 21 (5.34%) SC Cleared
5 13 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (3.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.02%) CISSP
7 4 (1.02%) GIAC
7 4 (1.02%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.76%) PMP
9 2 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.25%) CCNA
10 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.25%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (25.95%) QA
2 8 (2.04%) PMO
2 8 (2.04%) SLA
3 6 (1.53%) GDPR
3 6 (1.53%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.02%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 52 (13.23%) Docker
2 10 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.53%) vSphere
5 3 (0.76%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.51%) Firmware
7 1 (0.25%) GeoWebCache
7 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (9.41%) Ansible
2 28 (7.12%) HP ALM
2 28 (7.12%) Kubernetes
3 26 (6.62%) Terraform
4 16 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (3.82%) Puppet
6 7 (1.78%) MIIS
7 6 (1.53%) Marathon
7 6 (1.53%) Mesos
8 5 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (1.02%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (1.02%) Nessus
9 4 (1.02%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.76%) Grafana
10 3 (0.76%) Nagios
10 3 (0.76%) WSUS
11 2 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (0.51%) Kibana
12 1 (0.25%) Graylog
12 1 (0.25%) logstash
Vendors
1 52 (13.23%) Microsoft
2 50 (12.72%) SAP
3 48 (12.21%) Atlassian
4 38 (9.67%) HP
5 27 (6.87%) CA
5 27 (6.87%) Delphix
6 26 (6.62%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (4.07%) ServiceNow
8 13 (3.31%) Google
9 12 (3.05%) hybris
10 11 (2.80%) CA Agile Central
11 9 (2.29%) Oracle
12 8 (2.04%) VMware
13 6 (1.53%) Adobe
14 5 (1.27%) Brightcove
14 5 (1.27%) Optimizely
15 4 (1.02%) Qualys
15 4 (1.02%) Sage
16 3 (0.76%) ProCurve
16 3 (0.76%) WatchGuard