Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South East
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 240 155 189
Rank change year-on-year -85 +34 +47
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 209 219 459
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.28% 1.83% 1.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.36% 13.67% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 143 183 321
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £43,125 £42,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £77,000 £70,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +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 2,501 1,602 3,869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.30% 13.41% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,688 1,327 3,131
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £34,643
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,500 £47,500 £48,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.21% -2.06% +7.78%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £74,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +2.88% +4.00%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -90 78 £50,000 - 11
Thames Valley -48 59 £55,000 - 13
Berkshire -44 36 £54,000 -1.82% 5
Surrey -27 30 £62,500 +13.64% 9
East Sussex -4 22 £53,750 +55.80%
Buckinghamshire -19 16 £62,500 +4.17% 6
West Sussex +2 11 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Oxfordshire -23 7 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Home Counties - 6 £85,000 -
Kent -26 4 £35,000 -41.67%
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 203 (97.13%) JIRA
2 163 (77.99%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (36.36%) Scrum
4 71 (33.97%) Git (software)
5 56 (26.79%) DevOps
6 55 (26.32%) Python
7 54 (25.84%) Bitbucket
8 50 (23.92%) JavaScript
9 49 (23.44%) HTML
10 48 (22.97%) Finance
10 48 (22.97%) Social Skills
11 46 (22.01%) Docker
12 45 (21.53%) Linux
13 44 (21.05%) Java
13 44 (21.05%) Software Engineering
13 44 (21.05%) Azure
13 44 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
14 40 (19.14%) Jenkins
15 38 (18.18%) AWS
15 38 (18.18%) Test Automation
15 38 (18.18%) CSS
15 38 (18.18%) SDLC
16 37 (17.70%) SQL
17 36 (17.22%) SQL Server
17 36 (17.22%) AngularJS
18 34 (16.27%) Windows
19 33 (15.79%) SaaS
19 33 (15.79%) Degree
20 31 (14.83%) Kubernetes
20 31 (14.83%) 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 17 (8.13%) SharePoint
2 16 (7.66%) CMS
3 14 (6.70%) Apache
4 6 (2.87%) IIS
4 6 (2.87%) nginx
4 6 (2.87%) Oracle Coherence
4 6 (2.87%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (2.87%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.87%) Umbraco
4 6 (2.87%) WordPress
5 2 (0.96%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.96%) JBoss
5 2 (0.96%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.96%) WildFly
6 1 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.48%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (5.74%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (5.26%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (4.78%) Shopify
3 6 (2.87%) Distributed Ledger
3 6 (2.87%) Sage 200
4 3 (1.44%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.96%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.48%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.48%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.48%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 44 (21.05%) Azure
2 38 (18.18%) AWS
3 33 (15.79%) SaaS
4 21 (10.05%) IaaS
5 18 (8.61%) PaaS
6 17 (8.13%) Microsoft 365
7 15 (7.18%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (5.26%) Azure Data Factory
8 11 (5.26%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 11 (5.26%) GitHub
9 9 (4.31%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (4.31%) Amazon S3
10 6 (2.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 6 (2.87%) Mimecast
10 6 (2.87%) OneDrive
10 6 (2.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (1.91%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (1.91%) Serverless
12 3 (1.44%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (1.44%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.92%) Firewall
2 12 (5.74%) DNS
3 11 (5.26%) IPsec
4 10 (4.78%) DMZ
4 10 (4.78%) TCP/IP
4 10 (4.78%) VLAN
5 8 (3.83%) SSL
6 7 (3.35%) DHCP
6 7 (3.35%) VoIP
7 6 (2.87%) VPN
7 6 (2.87%) Wireless
8 4 (1.91%) HTTP
8 4 (1.91%) Network Security
9 3 (1.44%) SSH
10 1 (0.48%) 2G
10 1 (0.48%) FTP
10 1 (0.48%) GSM
10 1 (0.48%) Internet
10 1 (0.48%) Packet Switching
10 1 (0.48%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.22%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.18%) NoSQL
3 12 (5.74%) MariaDB
4 11 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
4 11 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.78%) Relational Database
6 9 (4.31%) MySQL
7 7 (3.35%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.87%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.44%) SQLite
9 3 (1.44%) Tableau
9 3 (1.44%) Tableau Server
10 2 (0.96%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.96%) Big Data
10 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.96%) Impala
10 2 (0.96%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 203 (97.13%) JIRA
2 71 (33.97%) Git (software)
3 54 (25.84%) Bitbucket
4 40 (19.14%) Jenkins
5 27 (12.92%) GitLab
6 26 (12.44%) Maven
7 18 (8.61%) JUnit
8 17 (8.13%) Cucumber
8 17 (8.13%) Selenium
9 15 (7.18%) IntelliJ
10 11 (5.26%) Gradle
11 9 (4.31%) PhpStorm
11 9 (4.31%) PyCharm
11 9 (4.31%) Visual Studio
11 9 (4.31%) Visual Studio Code
12 8 (3.83%) TeamCity
13 7 (3.35%) Sonatype Nexus
14 6 (2.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (2.87%) Subversion
15 5 (2.39%) Ant
General
1 48 (22.97%) Finance
1 48 (22.97%) Social Skills
2 27 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.18%) Retail
4 14 (6.70%) Banking
5 13 (6.22%) Manufacturing
6 12 (5.74%) Electronics
7 11 (5.26%) Billing
8 10 (4.78%) Marketing
8 10 (4.78%) Telecoms
9 7 (3.35%) Documentation Skills
9 7 (3.35%) Public Sector
10 6 (2.87%) Influencing Skills
10 6 (2.87%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.91%) Legal
12 2 (0.96%) Organisational Skills
12 2 (0.96%) Presentation Skills
13 1 (0.48%) Advertising
13 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (18.18%) Developer
2 29 (13.88%) Project Manager
3 28 (13.40%) Analyst
4 24 (11.48%) Business Analyst
5 21 (10.05%) Software Engineer
6 19 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (7.18%) Senior Developer
8 14 (6.70%) Cloud Engineer
8 14 (6.70%) Digital Project Manager
9 12 (5.74%) QA Engineer
10 10 (4.78%) AWS Engineer
10 10 (4.78%) Java Developer
10 10 (4.78%) Scrum Master
10 10 (4.78%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (4.31%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 9 (4.31%) Senior DevOps
11 9 (4.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 9 (4.31%) Software Developer
12 8 (3.83%) AWS DevOps
12 8 (3.83%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (23.44%) HTML
2 38 (18.18%) CSS
3 36 (17.22%) AngularJS
4 25 (11.96%) REST
5 20 (9.57%) HTML5
6 17 (8.13%) .NET
6 17 (8.13%) Node.js
7 14 (6.70%) Gherkin
7 14 (6.70%) SOAP
8 13 (6.22%) RESTful
8 13 (6.22%) Spring
9 12 (5.74%) Django
9 12 (5.74%) LAMP
10 10 (4.78%) JSON
11 9 (4.31%) ASP.NET
11 9 (4.31%) React
12 8 (3.83%) CSS3
12 8 (3.83%) XML
13 7 (3.35%) Kafka
13 7 (3.35%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.18%) User Experience
2 10 (4.78%) iPad
3 8 (3.83%) Public Cloud
4 7 (3.35%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.35%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.91%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.91%) Clustering
6 3 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.44%) Legacy Applications
6 3 (1.44%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.44%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.44%) Wiki
7 2 (0.96%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.96%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.48%) IVR
8 1 (0.48%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.48%) Life Science
8 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.48%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 45 (21.53%) Linux
2 34 (16.27%) Windows
3 13 (6.22%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.35%) Android
6 6 (2.87%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.87%) Windows 10
6 6 (2.87%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (1.44%) CentOS
7 3 (1.44%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.96%) Debian
9 1 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (77.99%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (36.36%) Scrum
3 56 (26.79%) DevOps
4 44 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
4 44 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 38 (18.18%) SDLC
5 38 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 31 (14.83%) Project Management
7 30 (14.35%) BDD
8 26 (12.44%) ITIL
8 26 (12.44%) Microservices
8 26 (12.44%) Software Testing
8 26 (12.44%) Waterfall
9 25 (11.96%) E-Commerce
10 24 (11.48%) Full Stack Development
10 24 (11.48%) Project Delivery
11 23 (11.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (10.53%) Kanban
12 22 (10.53%) User Stories
13 20 (9.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 55 (26.32%) Python
2 50 (23.92%) JavaScript
3 44 (21.05%) Java
4 37 (17.70%) SQL
5 25 (11.96%) PowerShell
6 20 (9.57%) PHP
7 19 (9.09%) TypeScript
8 17 (8.13%) C#
9 6 (2.87%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.39%) C
10 5 (2.39%) C++
10 5 (2.39%) Ruby
10 5 (2.39%) XPath
11 3 (1.44%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.44%) Perl
11 3 (1.44%) Scala
12 2 (0.96%) ABAP
13 1 (0.48%) VB
13 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (15.79%) Degree
2 16 (7.66%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.18%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.31%) HND
5 6 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.44%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.44%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.96%) CCNA
7 2 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.96%) ISEB
7 2 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.96%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.48%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.48%) CITP
8 1 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) IIBA
8 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.57%) QA
2 12 (5.74%) PMO
3 4 (1.91%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.96%) GRC
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 15288
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.48%) NIST
System Software
1 46 (22.01%) Docker
2 22 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 12 (5.74%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.87%) vSphere
5 2 (0.96%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.96%) Xen
6 1 (0.48%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.48%) NFS
Systems Management
1 31 (14.83%) Kubernetes
2 29 (13.88%) Terraform
3 20 (9.57%) Ansible
4 10 (4.78%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (1.91%) Grafana
5 4 (1.91%) Puppet
6 2 (0.96%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.96%) vRealize
7 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (11.48%) Atlassian
2 21 (10.05%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.09%) Oracle
4 14 (6.70%) SAP
5 10 (4.78%) Elastic Path
6 8 (3.83%) hybris
6 8 (3.83%) Palo Alto
7 6 (2.87%) Cisco
7 6 (2.87%) Sage
7 6 (2.87%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.87%) Solace
7 6 (2.87%) Sophos
7 6 (2.87%) VMware
8 4 (1.91%) Dell
8 4 (1.91%) Google
8 4 (1.91%) Splunk
9 3 (1.44%) Adobe
9 3 (1.44%) Mercator
9 3 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.96%) Cloudera