Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 350 485
Rank change year-on-year +119 +135 +64
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 388 196 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.29% 0.67% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.45% 3.70% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 343 154 124
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.82% +5.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,325 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,525 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 5,207 5,296 7,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.31% 18.09% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,405 4,471 6,225
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 +91 150 £53,000 +0.95% 27
Surrey +55 89 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Oxfordshire +72 82 £63,000 +26.00% 14
Hampshire +4 62 £47,500 -5.00% 7
East Sussex +29 59 £48,750 +8.33%
Berkshire +2 42 £50,000 -5.88% 4
West Sussex -8 27 £45,000 -14.29% 3
Buckinghamshire +18 26 £45,000 -0.55% 9
Kent -1 2 £40,000 +23.08% 1
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 363 (93.56%) JIRA
2 314 (80.93%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (50.52%) Scrum
4 164 (42.27%) Test Automation
5 149 (38.40%) SQL
6 141 (36.34%) Java
7 132 (34.02%) QA
8 122 (31.44%) Selenium
9 113 (29.12%) JavaScript
10 109 (28.09%) Jenkins
11 104 (26.80%) Kanban
12 98 (25.26%) C#
13 97 (25.00%) Web Services
14 95 (24.48%) Finance
15 85 (21.91%) Continuous Integration
16 77 (19.85%) Linux
17 76 (19.59%) BDD
18 71 (18.30%) Amazon AWS
19 68 (17.53%) Coaching
20 62 (15.98%) Problem-Solving
20 62 (15.98%) Git (software)
20 62 (15.98%) Continuous Improvement
20 62 (15.98%) Oracle
21 60 (15.46%) Atlassian
22 57 (14.69%) TDD
23 56 (14.43%) SDLC
24 55 (14.18%) Exploratory Testing
24 55 (14.18%) Python
25 54 (13.92%) AngularJS
26 53 (13.66%) DevOps

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 32 (8.25%) CMS
2 11 (2.84%) Apache
3 9 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (2.32%) WebLogic
3 9 (2.32%) WordPress
4 7 (1.80%) JBoss
5 6 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (1.55%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.29%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.29%) IIS
7 4 (1.03%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.03%) EPiServer
7 4 (1.03%) JCAPS
7 4 (1.03%) nginx
7 4 (1.03%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.03%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.03%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (2.06%) HipChat
2 6 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.29%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 71 (18.30%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (13.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (5.41%) SaaS
4 12 (3.09%) GitHub
5 6 (1.55%) IaaS
5 6 (1.55%) PaaS
5 6 (1.55%) Slack
6 5 (1.29%) BrowserStack
6 5 (1.29%) OpenShift
7 4 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.77%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.52%) Datadog
9 2 (0.52%) Office 365
9 2 (0.52%) Sauce Labs
10 1 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.55%) DNS
1 6 (1.55%) Firewall
1 6 (1.55%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.03%) DHCP
2 4 (1.03%) HTTP
2 4 (1.03%) LAN
2 4 (1.03%) PuTTY
2 4 (1.03%) SSH
2 4 (1.03%) VPN
2 4 (1.03%) WAN
3 2 (0.52%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (0.52%) BIG-IP
3 2 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.52%) Internet
3 2 (0.52%) NetScaler
3 2 (0.52%) SAN
3 2 (0.52%) SNMP
3 2 (0.52%) VoIP
3 2 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (11.60%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.96%) Oracle Database
3 26 (6.70%) MySQL
4 22 (5.67%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (4.64%) MongoDB
6 16 (4.12%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.84%) NoSQL
8 10 (2.58%) Big Data
9 9 (2.32%) DB2
9 9 (2.32%) MariaDB
9 9 (2.32%) Redis
10 8 (2.06%) Hadoop
10 8 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.55%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (1.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 4 (1.03%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.77%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 363 (93.56%) JIRA
2 122 (31.44%) Selenium
3 109 (28.09%) Jenkins
4 62 (15.98%) Git (software)
5 50 (12.89%) Bitbucket
6 45 (11.60%) WebDriver
7 38 (9.79%) Cucumber
8 35 (9.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 33 (8.51%) Subversion
10 32 (8.25%) HP UFT
11 26 (6.70%) SoapUI
12 25 (6.44%) JUnit
13 24 (6.19%) SpecFlow
14 23 (5.93%) NUnit
14 23 (5.93%) TeamCity
15 22 (5.67%) Maven
16 19 (4.90%) Octopus Deploy
17 11 (2.84%) JMeter
17 11 (2.84%) LoadRunner
18 10 (2.58%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 95 (24.48%) Finance
2 35 (9.02%) Retail
3 16 (4.12%) Marketing
4 14 (3.61%) Banking
5 8 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.77%) Legal
7 2 (0.52%) Automotive
7 2 (0.52%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.26%) Games
8 1 (0.26%) German Language
8 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 107 (27.58%) Analyst
2 90 (23.20%) Developer
3 58 (14.95%) Test Analyst
4 51 (13.14%) Tester
5 49 (12.63%) Automation Tester
6 46 (11.86%) Automation Test Analyst
7 42 (10.82%) Senior Analyst
8 37 (9.54%) QA Analyst
9 31 (7.99%) QA Automation Analyst
10 30 (7.73%) QA Engineer
11 29 (7.47%) Senior Automation Tester
11 29 (7.47%) Senior Tester
12 28 (7.22%) Senior Test Analyst
13 27 (6.96%) QA Tester
14 26 (6.70%) QA Automation Tester
14 26 (6.70%) QA Test Analyst
14 26 (6.70%) Software Developer
15 25 (6.44%) Java Developer
16 24 (6.19%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
17 23 (5.93%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (25.00%) Web Services
2 54 (13.92%) AngularJS
3 50 (12.89%) .NET
3 50 (12.89%) RESTful
4 45 (11.60%) REST
5 44 (11.34%) SOAP
6 40 (10.31%) HTML
7 28 (7.22%) CSS
7 28 (7.22%) Spring
8 23 (5.93%) Swagger
9 20 (5.15%) Velocity
10 19 (4.90%) Gherkin
11 16 (4.12%) Spring Boot
12 15 (3.87%) HTML5
13 14 (3.61%) Hibernate
13 14 (3.61%) XML
14 13 (3.35%) jQuery
14 13 (3.35%) Node.js
14 13 (3.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (2.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.57%) User Experience
2 30 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (3.35%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (3.35%) Linux Command Line
4 13 (3.35%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.06%) Life Science
6 8 (2.06%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.55%) Clustering
7 6 (1.55%) Learning Management System
8 4 (1.03%) Fintech
9 3 (0.77%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.77%) e-Learning
9 3 (0.77%) PMI
10 2 (0.52%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.52%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.52%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 77 (19.85%) Linux
2 28 (7.22%) Windows
3 14 (3.61%) Unix
4 10 (2.58%) Android
4 10 (2.58%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.58%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.32%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.80%) CentOS
7 5 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.52%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (0.52%) Debian
8 2 (0.52%) Kali Linux
8 2 (0.52%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.52%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (80.93%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (50.52%) Scrum
3 164 (42.27%) Test Automation
4 104 (26.80%) Kanban
5 85 (21.91%) Continuous Integration
6 76 (19.59%) BDD
7 68 (17.53%) Coaching
8 62 (15.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 62 (15.98%) Problem-Solving
9 57 (14.69%) TDD
10 56 (14.43%) SDLC
11 55 (14.18%) Exploratory Testing
12 53 (13.66%) DevOps
13 51 (13.14%) Mentoring
14 50 (12.89%) Acceptance Criteria
15 48 (12.37%) User Stories
15 48 (12.37%) Waterfall
16 40 (10.31%) E-Commerce
17 38 (9.79%) Project Management
18 37 (9.54%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 149 (38.40%) SQL
2 141 (36.34%) Java
3 113 (29.12%) JavaScript
4 98 (25.26%) C#
5 55 (14.18%) Python
6 23 (5.93%) C++
7 22 (5.67%) Bash Shell
8 21 (5.41%) PHP
9 16 (4.12%) Perl
10 14 (3.61%) Ruby
11 13 (3.35%) PowerShell
11 13 (3.35%) VB.NET
12 12 (3.09%) PL/SQL
13 10 (2.58%) Scala
13 10 (2.58%) T-SQL
14 8 (2.06%) C
14 8 (2.06%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.29%) Bourne shell
15 5 (1.29%) Delphi
15 5 (1.29%) Go
Qualifications
1 45 (11.60%) ISTQB
2 37 (9.54%) Degree
3 15 (3.87%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.84%) PMP
5 8 (2.06%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.80%) ISEB
6 7 (1.80%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (1.29%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.52%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.52%) CCNA
10 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.26%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (34.02%) QA
2 4 (1.03%) PMO
3 1 (0.26%) GDPR
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 36 (9.28%) Docker
2 12 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.06%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.03%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.52%) ACF2
5 2 (0.52%) pfSense
5 2 (0.52%) RACF
6 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.26%) Firmware
6 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (9.28%) Puppet
2 24 (6.19%) Ansible
3 13 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.03%) Marathon
5 4 (1.03%) Mesos
5 4 (1.03%) Packer
5 4 (1.03%) SCOM
5 4 (1.03%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (1.03%) Terraform
6 3 (0.77%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.77%) Nmap
7 2 (0.52%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.52%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.52%) Nagios
7 2 (0.52%) Nessus
7 2 (0.52%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.52%) Observium
7 2 (0.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 62 (15.98%) Oracle
2 60 (15.46%) Atlassian
3 46 (11.86%) Microsoft
4 33 (8.51%) HP
5 12 (3.09%) VMware
6 11 (2.84%) Talend
7 10 (2.58%) Splunk
8 9 (2.32%) Micro Focus
9 8 (2.06%) Ab Initio
9 8 (2.06%) Sitecore
9 8 (2.06%) WooCommerce
10 5 (1.29%) Google
11 4 (1.03%) Citrix
11 4 (1.03%) Cloudera
11 4 (1.03%) IBM
11 4 (1.03%) Pega
11 4 (1.03%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.03%) Remedy
11 4 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.03%) Veeam