Period
to 14 November 2019

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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South East
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 168 232 344
Rank change year-on-year +64 +112 +109
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 478 402 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.89% 1.39% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.95% 8.60% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 307 354 185
South East median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
10th Percentile £39,000 £35,300 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 3,690 4,677 5,384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.60% 16.17% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2,976 3,923 4,532
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 14 November 2019.

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 14 November 2019. 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 +69 239 £67,500 +35.00% 15
Berkshire +83 120 £70,000 +40.00% 11
Hampshire +69 99 £50,000 -16.67% 12
Buckinghamshire +16 74 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Surrey -9 52 £55,000 +10.00% 15
Oxfordshire +24 45 £77,500 +29.17% 2
East Sussex +5 38 £60,000 +9.09% 3
West Sussex -18 29 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Kent -2 11 £42,500 +6.25%
Sussex - 5 - -
Middlesex -9 2 £43,000 -38.57%
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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.

1 469 (98.12%) JIRA
2 332 (69.46%) Agile Software Development
3 227 (47.49%) Java
4 218 (45.61%) Scrum
5 193 (40.38%) Git (software)
6 161 (33.68%) Microservices
7 156 (32.64%) DevOps
8 155 (32.43%) Test Automation
9 154 (32.22%) Docker
10 153 (32.01%) Jenkins
11 145 (30.33%) TDD
12 116 (24.27%) Selenium
13 113 (23.64%) E-Commerce
14 106 (22.18%) JavaScript
15 104 (21.76%) BDD
16 103 (21.55%) AWS
17 101 (21.13%) C#
18 98 (20.50%) Azure
19 97 (20.29%) Degree
19 97 (20.29%) Spring
20 95 (19.87%) React
21 90 (18.83%) Problem-Solving
22 85 (17.78%) Cucumber
22 85 (17.78%) .NET
23 81 (16.95%) Kanban
24 79 (16.53%) Microsoft
25 78 (16.32%) QA
25 78 (16.32%) Atlassian
25 78 (16.32%) MongoDB
26 73 (15.27%) Computer Science

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 36 (7.53%) CMS
2 22 (4.60%) Sitecore CMS
3 19 (3.97%) Drupal
3 19 (3.97%) WordPress
4 18 (3.77%) SugarCRM
5 15 (3.14%) Apache
6 11 (2.30%) Tomcat
6 11 (2.30%) Umbraco
7 8 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.46%) Apache Solr
8 7 (1.46%) GeoServer
9 6 (1.26%) JBoss
9 6 (1.26%) nginx
10 5 (1.05%) MTS
10 5 (1.05%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.84%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.42%) Appian
12 2 (0.42%) SAS
13 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 22 (4.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (3.77%) MS Visio
3 12 (2.51%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (1.88%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.84%) Gliffy
7 3 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (5.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.67%) SAP ERP
3 7 (1.46%) SAP PSCD
4 6 (1.26%) SAP MM
4 6 (1.26%) SAP S/4HANA
5 5 (1.05%) CA PPM
6 3 (0.63%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.21%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 103 (21.55%) AWS
2 98 (20.50%) Azure
3 39 (8.16%) SaaS
4 37 (7.74%) GitHub
5 32 (6.69%) Slack
6 29 (6.07%) GCP
7 18 (3.77%) PaaS
8 14 (2.93%) BrowserStack
8 14 (2.93%) IaaS
9 10 (2.09%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (2.09%) Datadog
9 10 (2.09%) Sage Pay
10 8 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (1.46%) Serverless
12 6 (1.26%) Amazon S3
12 6 (1.26%) npm
13 5 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (1.05%) Trello
14 4 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
14 4 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.09%) TCP/IP
1 10 (2.09%) VPN
2 9 (1.88%) DNS
3 8 (1.67%) Firewall
4 6 (1.26%) VLAN
5 4 (0.84%) SAN
6 3 (0.63%) DHCP
6 3 (0.63%) IPsec
6 3 (0.63%) MPLS
6 3 (0.63%) NAS
6 3 (0.63%) PBX
6 3 (0.63%) SMTP
6 3 (0.63%) SNMP
6 3 (0.63%) SSL
6 3 (0.63%) VoIP
6 3 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.42%) Network Security
7 2 (0.42%) Wireless
8 1 (0.21%) WebEx
8 1 (0.21%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (16.32%) MongoDB
2 56 (11.72%) PostgreSQL
2 56 (11.72%) Redis
3 31 (6.49%) SQL Server
4 20 (4.18%) NoSQL
5 11 (2.30%) MySQL
6 10 (2.09%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (1.46%) GIS
7 7 (1.46%) JasperReports
8 6 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.05%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.05%) SAP HANA
10 4 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (0.84%) Blockchain
11 3 (0.63%) Big Data
11 3 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.63%) Data Lake
11 3 (0.63%) Power BI
11 3 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 469 (98.12%) JIRA
2 193 (40.38%) Git (software)
3 153 (32.01%) Jenkins
4 116 (24.27%) Selenium
5 85 (17.78%) Cucumber
6 70 (14.64%) Bitbucket
7 65 (13.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 41 (8.58%) JUnit
9 36 (7.53%) Maven
10 35 (7.32%) Babel
10 35 (7.32%) webpack
11 29 (6.07%) WebDriver
12 24 (5.02%) SpecFlow
13 22 (4.60%) CircleCI
14 20 (4.18%) IntelliJ
14 20 (4.18%) JMeter
15 19 (3.97%) Mocha
16 18 (3.77%) Mockito
16 18 (3.77%) Visual Studio
16 18 (3.77%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 69 (14.44%) Retail
2 60 (12.55%) Finance
3 22 (4.60%) Marketing
4 9 (1.88%) Banking
5 7 (1.46%) Automotive
6 6 (1.26%) Legal
6 6 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.05%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.84%) Games
9 3 (0.63%) Public Sector
9 3 (0.63%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Advertising
10 1 (0.21%) French Language
10 1 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 154 (32.22%) Developer
2 77 (16.11%) Analyst
3 52 (10.88%) Business Analyst
4 49 (10.25%) Software Engineer
5 47 (9.83%) DevOps Engineer
6 39 (8.16%) Senior Developer
7 36 (7.53%) .NET Developer
8 35 (7.32%) Java Developer
9 33 (6.90%) React Developer
9 33 (6.90%) Test Engineer
10 32 (6.69%) Java Engineer
11 31 (6.49%) JavaScript Developer
12 29 (6.07%) UI Developer
13 25 (5.23%) Java Software Engineer
14 24 (5.02%) C# Developer
15 22 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
16 20 (4.18%) Agile Business Analyst
17 19 (3.97%) Digital Analyst
17 19 (3.97%) Digital Business Analyst
17 19 (3.97%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (20.29%) Spring
2 95 (19.87%) React
3 85 (17.78%) .NET
4 67 (14.02%) Kafka
5 56 (11.72%) Spring Boot
6 54 (11.30%) Enzyme
7 50 (10.46%) Node.js
8 47 (9.83%) HTML
9 46 (9.62%) REST
10 44 (9.21%) Web Services
11 42 (8.79%) AngularJS
12 37 (7.74%) CSS
13 35 (7.32%) JSON
14 28 (5.86%) RESTful
15 21 (4.39%) HTML5
16 19 (3.97%) Chai
16 19 (3.97%) Jest
17 18 (3.77%) jQuery
18 17 (3.56%) XML
19 16 (3.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.25%) Self-Motivation
2 27 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (5.44%) Mobile App
4 24 (5.02%) User Experience
5 23 (4.81%) Cloud Native
6 19 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
7 17 (3.56%) iPad
8 11 (2.30%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.88%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.26%) Blog
12 5 (1.05%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.84%) Social Media
14 3 (0.63%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.63%) Animation
14 3 (0.63%) Life Science
15 2 (0.42%) Public Cloud
15 2 (0.42%) Wiki
16 1 (0.21%) Analytical Mindset
16 1 (0.21%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 44 (9.21%) Linux
2 37 (7.74%) Windows
3 7 (1.46%) Unix
4 6 (1.26%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.05%) CentOS
6 4 (0.84%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.63%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.42%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (0.42%) Solaris
8 2 (0.42%) VMS
9 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.21%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (69.46%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (45.61%) Scrum
3 161 (33.68%) Microservices
4 156 (32.64%) DevOps
5 155 (32.43%) Test Automation
6 145 (30.33%) TDD
7 113 (23.64%) E-Commerce
8 104 (21.76%) BDD
9 90 (18.83%) Problem-Solving
10 81 (16.95%) Kanban
11 73 (15.27%) Computer Science
12 61 (12.76%) CRM
13 58 (12.13%) Software Engineering
14 56 (11.72%) Sprint Planning
15 52 (10.88%) OO
16 51 (10.67%) Planning Poker
16 51 (10.67%) User Stories
17 49 (10.25%) SDLC
17 49 (10.25%) Waterfall
18 45 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 227 (47.49%) Java
2 106 (22.18%) JavaScript
3 101 (21.13%) C#
4 65 (13.60%) SQL
5 61 (12.76%) ES6
6 35 (7.32%) ES7
6 35 (7.32%) Java 8
6 35 (7.32%) Python
7 23 (4.81%) PHP
8 17 (3.56%) C
9 15 (3.14%) VB.NET
10 13 (2.72%) C++
11 12 (2.51%) ABAP
11 12 (2.51%) Ruby
12 10 (2.09%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.09%) Kotlin
13 9 (1.88%) Scala
14 7 (1.46%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.46%) VBScript
15 6 (1.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 97 (20.29%) Degree
2 48 (10.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (9.00%) ISTQB
4 18 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 17 (3.56%) ISEB
6 11 (2.30%) Security Cleared
7 9 (1.88%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.26%) SAP Certification
9 5 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.84%) CCNA
10 4 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.84%) HND
11 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
13 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.21%) RHCE
13 1 (0.21%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (16.32%) QA
2 12 (2.51%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.46%) GDPR
3 7 (1.46%) SLA
4 3 (0.63%) PMO
5 2 (0.42%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.42%) NIST
5 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 154 (32.22%) Docker
2 13 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.51%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.88%) vSphere
5 3 (0.63%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.21%) Firmware
6 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 62 (12.97%) Mesos
2 61 (12.76%) Marathon
3 58 (12.13%) Kubernetes
4 44 (9.21%) Ansible
5 42 (8.79%) Terraform
6 32 (6.69%) Puppet
7 30 (6.28%) Opscode Chef
8 20 (4.18%) Docker Swarm
9 15 (3.14%) Kibana
10 7 (1.46%) Grafana
10 7 (1.46%) MIIS
11 5 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (1.05%) Nagios
11 5 (1.05%) Single Sign-On
12 4 (0.84%) Prometheus
13 3 (0.63%) Graylog
13 3 (0.63%) WSUS
14 2 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
15 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
15 1 (0.21%) Nessus
Vendors
1 79 (16.53%) Microsoft
2 78 (16.32%) Atlassian
3 39 (8.16%) SAP
4 31 (6.49%) hybris
5 22 (4.60%) Sitecore
6 19 (3.97%) Oracle
7 18 (3.77%) Google
8 15 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (2.93%) VMware
10 11 (2.30%) Brightcove
10 11 (2.30%) Optimizely
11 10 (2.09%) Sage
12 7 (1.46%) ServiceNow
13 6 (1.26%) HP
14 5 (1.05%) Adobe
14 5 (1.05%) Informatica
14 5 (1.05%) SolarWinds
15 4 (0.84%) CA Agile Central
15 4 (0.84%) NETGEAR
16 3 (0.63%) Barracuda Networks