Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South East
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 344 454
Rank change year-on-year +113 +110 +97
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 395 226 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.40% 0.73% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.87% 4.23% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 352 187 124
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £35,575 £31,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%

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 4,454 5,342 6,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.78% 17.25% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,719 4,488 5,370
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,475
90th Percentile £70,400 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 2018. 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 +38 160 £50,000 - 20
Surrey +94 89 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Buckinghamshire +51 60 £45,500 -20.87% 4
Berkshire +12 60 £50,000 -9.09% 11
West Sussex +24 51 £45,000 -3.23% 10
Hampshire +24 46 £60,000 +40.35% 8
East Sussex +39 42 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Oxfordshire -5 40 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Kent +20 5 £40,000 - 8
Middlesex - 2 £70,000 -
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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.

1 381 (96.46%) JIRA
2 306 (77.47%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (45.06%) Scrum
4 176 (44.56%) Test Automation
5 127 (32.15%) SQL
6 122 (30.89%) Java
7 119 (30.13%) QA
8 117 (29.62%) Jenkins
9 113 (28.61%) Kanban
10 110 (27.85%) Git (software)
11 106 (26.84%) Continuous Integration
12 94 (23.80%) C#
13 93 (23.54%) Linux
14 91 (23.04%) Selenium
15 90 (22.78%) Finance
16 89 (22.53%) JavaScript
17 88 (22.28%) Amazon AWS
18 85 (21.52%) REST
18 85 (21.52%) TDD
19 79 (20.00%) Web Services
20 78 (19.75%) Atlassian
21 76 (19.24%) Microsoft
22 73 (18.48%) Microsoft Azure
23 72 (18.23%) DevOps
24 71 (17.97%) Oracle
25 69 (17.47%) Degree
26 67 (16.96%) SOAP
27 66 (16.71%) Project Management
28 65 (16.46%) SDLC
29 63 (15.95%) .NET

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 22 (5.57%) JBoss
2 19 (4.81%) Apache
2 19 (4.81%) WebLogic
3 11 (2.78%) Anypoint
3 11 (2.78%) Mule
3 11 (2.78%) Mule ESB
4 8 (2.03%) Apache Spark
5 7 (1.77%) OpenStack
6 6 (1.52%) CMS
6 6 (1.52%) WordPress
7 5 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.01%) Commerce Server
8 4 (1.01%) IIS
8 4 (1.01%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.76%) concrete5
9 3 (0.76%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.76%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (8.86%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (6.33%) MS Visio
3 13 (3.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (3.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (3.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Magento
2 2 (0.51%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.25%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.25%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 88 (22.28%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (18.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (7.34%) SaaS
4 24 (6.08%) PaaS
5 23 (5.82%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (5.82%) GitHub
6 17 (4.30%) IaaS
7 7 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.77%) Serverless
8 6 (1.52%) Lucidchart
8 6 (1.52%) Office 365
9 5 (1.27%) Slack
10 4 (1.01%) Akamai
11 3 (0.76%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.76%) Asana
11 3 (0.76%) G Suite
11 3 (0.76%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.76%) Sauce Labs
11 3 (0.76%) Tricentis Tosca
12 2 (0.51%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.53%) Internet
2 9 (2.28%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.03%) DHCP
3 8 (2.03%) DNS
4 7 (1.77%) LAN
4 7 (1.77%) WAN
5 6 (1.52%) 2G
5 6 (1.52%) 3G
5 6 (1.52%) 802.15
5 6 (1.52%) Bluetooth
5 6 (1.52%) HTTP
5 6 (1.52%) ICMP
5 6 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.52%) Wireless
5 6 (1.52%) ZigBee
6 5 (1.27%) WebEx
7 4 (1.01%) Firewall
8 3 (0.76%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.25%) DMZ
9 1 (0.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (14.18%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.57%) MySQL
3 21 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (3.80%) Big Data
4 15 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (3.29%) Oracle Database
6 12 (3.04%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.53%) GIS
8 8 (2.03%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.03%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.03%) Redis
9 6 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (1.52%) DB2
10 5 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.27%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.01%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.01%) Power BI
11 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.76%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 381 (96.46%) JIRA
2 117 (29.62%) Jenkins
3 110 (27.85%) Git (software)
4 91 (23.04%) Selenium
5 61 (15.44%) Bitbucket
6 48 (12.15%) JUnit
6 48 (12.15%) Octopus Deploy
7 47 (11.90%) Subversion
8 44 (11.14%) Maven
9 40 (10.13%) TeamCity
10 35 (8.86%) SoapUI
11 34 (8.61%) WebDriver
12 33 (8.35%) Cucumber
13 31 (7.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 22 (5.57%) Mockito
15 20 (5.06%) IntelliJ
16 18 (4.56%) Eclipse
17 17 (4.30%) HP UFT
17 17 (4.30%) Sonatype Nexus
18 13 (3.29%) JMeter
General
1 90 (22.78%) Finance
2 21 (5.32%) Retail
3 14 (3.54%) Banking
4 12 (3.04%) Local Government
5 9 (2.28%) Marketing
6 8 (2.03%) Legal
7 5 (1.27%) Military
7 5 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.76%) Advertising
9 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.25%) Automotive
10 1 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.25%) Electronics
10 1 (0.25%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 107 (27.09%) Developer
2 61 (15.44%) Analyst
3 45 (11.39%) Tester
4 38 (9.62%) Automation Tester
4 38 (9.62%) Project Manager
5 30 (7.59%) Java Developer
6 26 (6.58%) Senior Automation Tester
6 26 (6.58%) Senior Tester
7 24 (6.08%) QA Automation Tester
7 24 (6.08%) QA Tester
7 24 (6.08%) Senior Developer
8 23 (5.82%) QA Analyst
9 21 (5.32%) QA Automation Analyst
9 21 (5.32%) Scrum Master
10 19 (4.81%) Lead DevOps
10 19 (4.81%) Senior Analyst
11 18 (4.56%) Business Analyst
12 17 (4.30%) Senior QA Analyst
12 17 (4.30%) Senior QA Tester
12 17 (4.30%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (21.52%) REST
2 79 (20.00%) Web Services
3 67 (16.96%) SOAP
4 63 (15.95%) .NET
5 61 (15.44%) RESTful
6 56 (14.18%) Spring
7 55 (13.92%) HTML
8 53 (13.42%) AngularJS
9 46 (11.65%) JSON
10 42 (10.63%) CSS
11 28 (7.09%) XML
12 26 (6.58%) jQuery
13 24 (6.08%) Spring Boot
14 19 (4.81%) React
14 19 (4.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 17 (4.30%) .NET Core
16 16 (4.05%) Spring MVC
17 15 (3.80%) J2EE
18 12 (3.04%) Django
18 12 (3.04%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 61 (15.44%) User Experience
2 31 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (6.33%) Mobile App
4 21 (5.32%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (2.78%) Fintech
7 9 (2.28%) EPoS
8 8 (2.03%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.27%) PMI
11 4 (1.01%) Wiki
12 3 (0.76%) Cloud Native
12 3 (0.76%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.76%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.76%) Tandem
13 2 (0.51%) Clustering
13 2 (0.51%) Linked Data
13 2 (0.51%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.25%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 93 (23.54%) Linux
2 45 (11.39%) Windows
3 18 (4.56%) Unix
4 15 (3.80%) Ubuntu
5 12 (3.04%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.53%) Android
7 9 (2.28%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.27%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.01%) CentOS
10 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.25%) Solaris
11 1 (0.25%) VMS
11 1 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (77.47%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (45.06%) Scrum
3 176 (44.56%) Test Automation
4 113 (28.61%) Kanban
5 106 (26.84%) Continuous Integration
6 85 (21.52%) TDD
7 72 (18.23%) DevOps
8 66 (16.71%) Project Management
9 65 (16.46%) SDLC
10 62 (15.70%) BDD
11 61 (15.44%) E-Commerce
11 61 (15.44%) Problem-Solving
11 61 (15.44%) Waterfall
12 56 (14.18%) Continuous Improvement
12 56 (14.18%) Mentoring
13 52 (13.16%) Coaching
14 50 (12.66%) Microservices
15 43 (10.89%) Test Strategy
16 41 (10.38%) OO
17 40 (10.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 127 (32.15%) SQL
2 122 (30.89%) Java
3 94 (23.80%) C#
4 89 (22.53%) JavaScript
5 45 (11.39%) Python
6 33 (8.35%) Java 8
7 29 (7.34%) PowerShell
8 28 (7.09%) PHP
9 27 (6.84%) Bash Shell
10 23 (5.82%) C++
11 17 (4.30%) TypeScript
12 16 (4.05%) T-SQL
13 13 (3.29%) Bourne shell
13 13 (3.29%) Ruby
14 11 (2.78%) C
15 10 (2.53%) ES6
15 10 (2.53%) Groovy
16 9 (2.28%) Scala
17 7 (1.77%) Apple Swift
18 3 (0.76%) Go
Qualifications
1 69 (17.47%) Degree
2 24 (6.08%) Computer Science Degree
2 24 (6.08%) ISTQB
3 12 (3.04%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.28%) PMP
5 8 (2.03%) DV Cleared
5 8 (2.03%) ISEB
6 6 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (1.52%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.01%) APMP
7 4 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (1.01%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.51%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.51%) MCDST
8 2 (0.51%) MCP
8 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.51%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (30.13%) QA
2 10 (2.53%) PMO
3 4 (1.01%) PMBOK
3 4 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.76%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.51%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.51%) ISO 26262
5 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (11.14%) Docker
2 14 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.04%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (1.27%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.27%) VirtualBox
5 4 (1.01%) KVM
5 4 (1.01%) Xen
5 4 (1.01%) XenServer
6 3 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.51%) Firmware
8 1 (0.25%) ACF2
8 1 (0.25%) RACF
8 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 41 (10.38%) Puppet
2 35 (8.86%) Ansible
3 19 (4.81%) Kubernetes
4 13 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (2.78%) CloudHub
6 7 (1.77%) HP ALM
7 5 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (1.27%) Terraform
8 4 (1.01%) Pingdom
9 3 (0.76%) Packer
9 3 (0.76%) SCCM
10 2 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.51%) Kibana
10 2 (0.51%) Marathon
10 2 (0.51%) SCOM
11 1 (0.25%) Grafana
11 1 (0.25%) Mesos
Vendors
1 78 (19.75%) Atlassian
2 76 (19.24%) Microsoft
3 71 (17.97%) Oracle
4 28 (7.09%) HP
5 24 (6.08%) Salesforce.com
6 20 (5.06%) ServiceNow
7 17 (4.30%) SAP
8 14 (3.54%) Sitecore
8 14 (3.54%) VMware
9 12 (3.04%) hybris
9 12 (3.04%) MuleSoft
9 12 (3.04%) Pega
10 10 (2.53%) Ab Initio
10 10 (2.53%) Talend
11 9 (2.28%) Splunk
12 8 (2.03%) Cloudera
13 7 (1.77%) Google
13 7 (1.77%) Remedy
14 6 (1.52%) Tableau
15 5 (1.27%) New Relic