Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 186 166 217
Rank change year-on-year -20 +51 +108
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 138 450 399
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.38% 1.94% 1.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.75% 13.11% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 115 304 324
Median annual salary £57,500 £58,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.13% +17.50% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £39,000 £31,975
90th Percentile £68,750 £84,625 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -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 1,578 3,433 4,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.73% 14.78% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,317 2,778 3,418
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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
Hampshire +26 49 £52,500 +10.53% 3
Surrey +61 44 £65,000 +13.04% 14
Thames Valley -42 24 £51,250 -21.15% 5
Berkshire -31 23 £50,000 -28.57%
West Sussex +16 8 £50,000 -16.67% 1
Kent +32 6 £45,000 +7.14% 3
East Sussex +19 5 £63,750 -10.53% 4
Buckinghamshire +3 1 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 134 (97.10%) JIRA
2 87 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (35.51%) Git (software)
3 49 (35.51%) Scrum
4 35 (25.36%) CSS
5 31 (22.46%) Azure
6 30 (21.74%) SaaS
6 30 (21.74%) JavaScript
7 29 (21.01%) SQL
7 29 (21.01%) Java
7 29 (21.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 28 (20.29%) AngularJS
8 28 (20.29%) Windows
9 26 (18.84%) Linux
9 26 (18.84%) AWS
9 26 (18.84%) Test Automation
10 25 (18.12%) HTML
10 25 (18.12%) JUnit
11 23 (16.67%) Finance
12 22 (15.94%) C#
12 22 (15.94%) DevOps
13 21 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (15.22%) Degree
13 21 (15.22%) Selenium
14 20 (14.49%) Software Engineering
14 20 (14.49%) Kanban
15 18 (13.04%) QA
15 18 (13.04%) XML
16 17 (12.32%) XSLT
16 17 (12.32%) J2EE

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 8 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.62%) CMS
3 5 (3.62%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.90%) Apache
4 4 (2.90%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.72%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.72%) JBoss
6 1 (0.72%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.72%) WildFly
Applications
1 11 (7.97%) Photoshop
2 9 (6.52%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.72%) Figma
5 1 (0.72%) InVision
5 1 (0.72%) Marvel
5 1 (0.72%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 31 (22.46%) Azure
2 30 (21.74%) SaaS
3 26 (18.84%) AWS
4 11 (7.97%) npm
5 7 (5.07%) PaaS
6 5 (3.62%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (3.62%) Azure Data Factory
6 5 (3.62%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 5 (3.62%) BrowserStack
6 5 (3.62%) IaaS
7 2 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.45%) BlazeMeter
7 2 (1.45%) GCP
8 1 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.72%) Office 365
8 1 (0.72%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.07%) Firewall
2 5 (3.62%) DMZ
3 3 (2.17%) DNS
4 1 (0.72%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.72%) PBX
4 1 (0.72%) RTP
4 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.62%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (3.62%) NoSQL
2 5 (3.62%) Redis
3 4 (2.90%) Big Data
3 4 (2.90%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.72%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.72%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.72%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.72%) Power BI
6 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.72%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 134 (97.10%) JIRA
2 49 (35.51%) Git (software)
3 25 (18.12%) JUnit
4 21 (15.22%) Selenium
5 16 (11.59%) Jenkins
6 12 (8.70%) Bitbucket
6 12 (8.70%) webpack
7 11 (7.97%) gulp
7 11 (7.97%) Jasmine
7 11 (7.97%) Karma Test Runner
7 11 (7.97%) Maven
7 11 (7.97%) Protractor
7 11 (7.97%) WebDriver
8 9 (6.52%) SpecFlow
8 9 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (5.80%) TestNG
10 7 (5.07%) Cucumber
10 7 (5.07%) JMeter
11 5 (3.62%) TeamCity
11 5 (3.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (4.35%) Marketing
3 5 (3.62%) Billing
3 5 (3.62%) Law
4 4 (2.90%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.45%) Electronics
5 2 (1.45%) Korean Language
5 2 (1.45%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.45%) Retail
6 1 (0.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Automotive
6 1 (0.72%) Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.72%) Military
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (26.81%) Developer
2 15 (10.87%) Java Developer
3 14 (10.14%) Full Stack Developer
3 14 (10.14%) Software Engineer
4 13 (9.42%) Analyst
4 13 (9.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 12 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 11 (7.97%) Business Analyst
7 10 (7.25%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 10 (7.25%) Test Automation Engineer
8 9 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (5.80%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) Project Manager
9 8 (5.80%) Test Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) Testing Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) IoT Software Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) Product Manager
10 6 (4.35%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (25.36%) CSS
2 29 (21.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 28 (20.29%) AngularJS
4 25 (18.12%) HTML
5 18 (13.04%) XML
6 17 (12.32%) J2EE
6 17 (12.32%) Node.js
6 17 (12.32%) Spring
6 17 (12.32%) XSLT
7 13 (9.42%) CSS3
7 13 (9.42%) HTML5
8 12 (8.70%) LESS
8 12 (8.70%) Sass
9 11 (7.97%) .NET
9 11 (7.97%) Highcharts JS
9 11 (7.97%) RxJS
10 9 (6.52%) Angular 2
10 9 (6.52%) Web Services
11 7 (5.07%) React
12 6 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (4.35%) Smart Home
3 5 (3.62%) Algorithms
3 5 (3.62%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.90%) Device Driver
4 4 (2.90%) SIMD
5 2 (1.45%) ASIC
5 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.45%) iPhone
5 2 (1.45%) IVR
5 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.45%) User Experience
6 1 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (20.29%) Windows
2 26 (18.84%) Linux
3 10 (7.25%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.35%) Android
5 5 (3.62%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.17%) CentOS
6 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (1.45%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.72%) Debian
8 1 (0.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (35.51%) Scrum
3 26 (18.84%) Test Automation
4 22 (15.94%) DevOps
5 20 (14.49%) Kanban
5 20 (14.49%) Software Engineering
6 15 (10.87%) Analytics
6 15 (10.87%) B2B
6 15 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (10.14%) Front End Development
7 14 (10.14%) Project Delivery
8 13 (9.42%) CRM
8 13 (9.42%) Fintech
8 13 (9.42%) Manual Testing
8 13 (9.42%) Microservices
9 12 (8.70%) BDD
9 12 (8.70%) Software Testing
9 12 (8.70%) User Stories
10 11 (7.97%) Software Delivery
10 11 (7.97%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 29 (21.01%) Java
2 29 (21.01%) SQL
3 22 (15.94%) C#
4 17 (12.32%) XPath
5 13 (9.42%) C++
5 13 (9.42%) TypeScript
6 11 (7.97%) C
7 9 (6.52%) Python
8 5 (3.62%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.90%) Scala
9 4 (2.90%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.45%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.45%) Java 8
11 1 (0.72%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.72%) Ruby
11 1 (0.72%) Rust
Qualifications
1 21 (15.22%) Degree
2 6 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.62%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.17%) ISEB
4 3 (2.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.45%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) CCNA
6 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) HND
6 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.04%) QA
2 4 (2.90%) PMO
3 3 (2.17%) GDPR
4 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (10.87%) Docker
2 5 (3.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.62%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.72%) HDFS
3 1 (0.72%) LXC
3 1 (0.72%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (7.25%) Kubernetes
2 9 (6.52%) Ansible
3 8 (5.80%) Terraform
4 2 (1.45%) Grafana
4 2 (1.45%) Kibana
5 1 (0.72%) Nessus
5 1 (0.72%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.72%) Rancher
5 1 (0.72%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.80%) Oracle
2 8 (5.80%) SAP
3 6 (4.35%) Splunk
4 5 (3.62%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.90%) Adobe
5 4 (2.90%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.90%) hybris
6 3 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.17%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.45%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.45%) Veracode
7 2 (1.45%) VMware
8 1 (0.72%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.72%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.72%) Samsung
8 1 (0.72%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.72%) Sophos