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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England / South East
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 392 434
Rank change year-on-year +92 +42  
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 90 69 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.61% 0.36% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.31% 1.89% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 73 64 35
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.64%  

Confluence is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2719 3650 4167
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 18.35% 18.85% 19.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2292 3212 3493
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Confluence as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +36 22 £55,000 +16.40% 5
Hampshire +24 21 £50,000 +12.35% 1
Kent - 16 £32,500 -
Surrey +48 15 £52,500 -16.00% 2
East Sussex +8 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Sussex +8 3 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Middlesex - 3 - -
Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
Thames Valley - 2 £70,000 -
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 162 (91.53%) JIRA
2 137 (77.40%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (44.63%) Scrum
4 63 (35.59%) Java
5 54 (30.51%) JavaScript
6 52 (29.38%) C#
7 50 (28.25%) TDD
8 45 (25.42%) .NET
8 45 (25.42%) SQL Server
9 43 (24.29%) CSS
10 40 (22.60%) XML
11 39 (22.03%) BDD
12 38 (21.47%) HTML
13 36 (20.34%) Linux
13 36 (20.34%) Selenium
13 36 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (20.34%) Git (software)
14 35 (19.77%) Jenkins
14 35 (19.77%) Spring
15 31 (17.51%) Finance
16 30 (16.95%) Oracle
17 29 (16.38%) DevOps
18 28 (15.82%) ASP.NET
18 28 (15.82%) Python
19 27 (15.25%) Windows
20 25 (14.12%) SQL
20 25 (14.12%) Atlassian
21 24 (13.56%) Microsoft
22 23 (12.99%) Automated Testing
22 23 (12.99%) Software Engineering

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 (4.52%) WebLogic
2 6 (3.39%) Apache
2 6 (3.39%) Drupal
2 6 (3.39%) IIS
3 5 (2.82%) CMS
3 5 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.69%) EPiServer
4 3 (1.69%) JBoss
4 3 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.13%) nginx
6 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (6.21%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (2.82%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (3.95%) SaaS
2 6 (3.39%) IaaS
2 6 (3.39%) PaaS
3 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.13%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.56%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.56%) GitHub
5 1 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.56%) Route 53
5 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.26%) HTTP
2 3 (1.69%) LAN
3 2 (1.13%) DNS
3 2 (1.13%) Internet
3 2 (1.13%) WAN
3 2 (1.13%) Wireless
4 1 (0.56%) MVNO
4 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.86%) MySQL
3 12 (6.78%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.65%) Endeca
5 9 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.39%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.26%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.69%) Big Data
9 3 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.13%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.13%) MySQL Workbench
10 2 (1.13%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.13%) OrientDB
10 2 (1.13%) Pentaho
10 2 (1.13%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 162 (91.53%) JIRA
2 36 (20.34%) Git (software)
2 36 (20.34%) Selenium
3 35 (19.77%) Jenkins
4 16 (9.04%) Cucumber
4 16 (9.04%) WebDriver
5 14 (7.91%) SpecFlow
6 13 (7.34%) Fiddler
6 13 (7.34%) TeamCity
7 12 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (6.78%) Visual Studio
8 10 (5.65%) Bitbucket
8 10 (5.65%) Grunt
8 10 (5.65%) gulp
8 10 (5.65%) NUnit
9 7 (3.95%) JUnit
10 6 (3.39%) Moq
10 6 (3.39%) Vagrant
11 5 (2.82%) SoapUI
12 4 (2.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (17.51%) Finance
2 21 (11.86%) Retail
3 17 (9.60%) Marketing
4 16 (9.04%) Back Office
5 7 (3.95%) Automotive
6 3 (1.69%) Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.13%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) Electronics
8 1 (0.56%) Games
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.56%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (44.07%) Developer
2 34 (19.21%) Java Developer
3 31 (17.51%) Analyst
4 22 (12.43%) Lead Developer
5 21 (11.86%) .NET Developer
6 16 (9.04%) Test Analyst
7 14 (7.91%) DevOps Engineer
8 13 (7.34%) Test Engineer
9 12 (6.78%) Java Engineer
9 12 (6.78%) Lead .NET Developer
9 12 (6.78%) Test Automation Engineer
10 11 (6.21%) Business Analyst
10 11 (6.21%) Tester
11 10 (5.65%) Automation Tester
12 9 (5.08%) Java Automation Tester
12 9 (5.08%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 9 (5.08%) Selenium Tester
13 8 (4.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 8 (4.52%) Selenium Test Analyst
13 8 (4.52%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (25.42%) .NET
2 43 (24.29%) CSS
3 40 (22.60%) XML
4 38 (21.47%) HTML
5 35 (19.77%) Spring
6 28 (15.82%) ASP.NET
7 18 (10.17%) REST
8 16 (9.04%) Ajax
8 16 (9.04%) Hibernate
8 16 (9.04%) jQuery
9 14 (7.91%) SOAP
10 13 (7.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (7.34%) JSP
11 12 (6.78%) Node.js
12 11 (6.21%) ActiveMQ
12 11 (6.21%) jBPM
12 11 (6.21%) Spring Security
12 11 (6.21%) Swing
13 10 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 10 (5.65%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.78%) User Experience
2 7 (3.95%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.82%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.13%) Wiki
5 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.56%) Blog
5 1 (0.56%) Clustering
5 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.56%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.56%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.56%) Fintech
5 1 (0.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.56%) Replication
5 1 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.34%) Linux
2 27 (15.25%) Windows
3 9 (5.08%) Unix
4 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.13%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) Android
6 1 (0.56%) CentOS
6 1 (0.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (77.40%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (44.63%) Scrum
3 50 (28.25%) TDD
4 39 (22.03%) BDD
5 36 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (16.38%) DevOps
7 23 (12.99%) Automated Testing
7 23 (12.99%) Software Engineering
8 22 (12.43%) Test Automation
8 22 (12.43%) Web Development
9 18 (10.17%) OO
10 17 (9.60%) Open Source
11 16 (9.04%) Dependency Injection
11 16 (9.04%) E-Commerce
11 16 (9.04%) Front End Development
11 16 (9.04%) Kanban
11 16 (9.04%) MVC
12 15 (8.47%) Exploratory Testing
13 14 (7.91%) Regression Testing
13 14 (7.91%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 63 (35.59%) Java
2 54 (30.51%) JavaScript
3 52 (29.38%) C#
4 28 (15.82%) Python
5 25 (14.12%) SQL
6 12 (6.78%) Scala
7 7 (3.95%) Ruby
8 6 (3.39%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.39%) Perl
9 5 (2.82%) C++
9 5 (2.82%) Groovy
10 3 (1.69%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.69%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.13%) PHP
12 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (10.17%) ISEB
2 17 (9.60%) Degree
3 15 (8.47%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.86%) QA
2 6 (3.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (6.78%) Docker
2 2 (1.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.56%) iptables
3 1 (0.56%) KVM
3 1 (0.56%) LXC
Systems Management
1 12 (6.78%) Ansible
2 7 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.82%) Kubernetes
3 5 (2.82%) Puppet
4 2 (1.13%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.56%) Graylog
5 1 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.56%) Kibana
5 1 (0.56%) logstash
5 1 (0.56%) SELinux
5 1 (0.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (16.95%) Oracle
2 25 (14.12%) Atlassian
3 24 (13.56%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.78%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.26%) Google
6 2 (1.13%) Adobe
6 2 (1.13%) Apple
6 2 (1.13%) Avaya
6 2 (1.13%) Omniture
6 2 (1.13%) Remedy
6 2 (1.13%) VMware
7 1 (0.56%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.56%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.56%) Qualys
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
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