Period
to 22 October 2020

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 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 160 167 234
Rank change year-on-year +7 +67 +107
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 131 496 409
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.64% 1.95% 1.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.17% 13.24% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 107 326 357
Median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,150
90th Percentile £67,500 £81,875 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%

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 1,173 3,747 4,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.65% 14.75% 16.45%
Number of salaries quoted 990 2,982 4,024
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +7.06%
10th Percentile £28,975 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 22 October 2020.

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 22 October 2020. 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 +88 59 £52,500 -4.55% 6
Surrey +86 35 £65,000 +13.04% 16
Thames Valley -32 25 £50,000 -25.93% 6
Berkshire +25 17 £50,000 -28.57% 4
Oxfordshire +23 7 £45,000 -41.94% 1
West Sussex +28 5 £50,000 -9.09% 1
East Sussex +8 5 £22,500 -62.50% 2
Kent +38 1 £60,000 +41.18% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 1 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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.

1 129 (98.47%) JIRA
2 72 (54.96%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (38.93%) Git (software)
4 39 (29.77%) Scrum
5 30 (22.90%) AWS
6 29 (22.14%) SQL
7 27 (20.61%) Linux
7 27 (20.61%) Azure
8 26 (19.85%) Test Automation
9 25 (19.08%) Windows
10 24 (18.32%) Java
10 24 (18.32%) SaaS
11 22 (16.79%) Selenium
12 21 (16.03%) Software Engineering
12 21 (16.03%) JUnit
12 21 (16.03%) Jenkins
13 20 (15.27%) DevOps
13 20 (15.27%) C#
13 20 (15.27%) Degree
14 18 (13.74%) Software Testing
14 18 (13.74%) JavaScript
15 17 (12.98%) CSS
15 17 (12.98%) C
16 16 (12.21%) SharePoint
16 16 (12.21%) Finance
16 16 (12.21%) Docker
16 16 (12.21%) AngularJS
16 16 (12.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 15 (11.45%) XML
17 15 (11.45%) Python

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 16 (12.21%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.05%) Apache
2 4 (3.05%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.05%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.29%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 12 (9.16%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (4.58%) Photoshop
3 4 (3.05%) Camtasia
3 4 (3.05%) MadCap Flare
3 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 30 (22.90%) AWS
2 27 (20.61%) Azure
3 24 (18.32%) SaaS
4 6 (4.58%) npm
5 4 (3.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 4 (3.05%) GCP
5 4 (3.05%) PaaS
6 3 (2.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (2.29%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (2.29%) BrowserStack
6 3 (2.29%) Serverless
7 2 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.53%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.53%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (1.53%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 2 (1.53%) BlazeMeter
7 2 (1.53%) IaaS
8 1 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.76%) GitHub
8 1 (0.76%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) 5G
2 2 (1.53%) DMZ
2 2 (1.53%) DNS
2 2 (1.53%) Firewall
2 2 (1.53%) Wireless
3 1 (0.76%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.76%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.58%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.05%) Big Data
4 4 (3.05%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.05%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.05%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.76%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.76%) Power BI
7 1 (0.76%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 129 (98.47%) JIRA
2 51 (38.93%) Git (software)
3 22 (16.79%) Selenium
4 21 (16.03%) Jenkins
4 21 (16.03%) JUnit
5 14 (10.69%) WebDriver
6 12 (9.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (8.40%) TestNG
8 9 (6.87%) Cucumber
9 7 (5.34%) webpack
10 6 (4.58%) gulp
10 6 (4.58%) Jasmine
10 6 (4.58%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (4.58%) Protractor
11 5 (3.82%) TeamCity
12 4 (3.05%) Bitbucket
12 4 (3.05%) SpecFlow
13 3 (2.29%) Maven
13 3 (2.29%) TestRail
14 2 (1.53%) JMeter
General
1 16 (12.21%) Finance
2 4 (3.05%) Banking
2 4 (3.05%) Korean Language
2 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.29%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.29%) Games
4 2 (1.53%) Billing
4 2 (1.53%) Electronics
5 1 (0.76%) Advertising
5 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.76%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (18.32%) Developer
2 18 (13.74%) Analyst
3 16 (12.21%) Business Analyst
4 13 (9.92%) Software Engineer
4 13 (9.92%) Test Automation Engineer
5 11 (8.40%) Testing Engineer
6 10 (7.63%) Java Developer
6 10 (7.63%) Scrum Master
7 8 (6.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (6.11%) Test Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Embedded Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.34%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 7 (5.34%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (4.58%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.98%) CSS
2 16 (12.21%) AngularJS
2 16 (12.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 15 (11.45%) XML
4 11 (8.40%) HTML
5 10 (7.63%) J2EE
5 10 (7.63%) Spring
5 10 (7.63%) XSLT
6 7 (5.34%) Gherkin
7 6 (4.58%) CSS3
7 6 (4.58%) Highcharts JS
7 6 (4.58%) HTML5
7 6 (4.58%) LESS
7 6 (4.58%) Node.js
7 6 (4.58%) RxJS
7 6 (4.58%) Sass
8 5 (3.82%) .NET
8 5 (3.82%) Angular 2
8 5 (3.82%) Web Services
9 4 (3.05%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.16%) Algorithms
3 8 (6.11%) Device Driver
3 8 (6.11%) SIMD
4 7 (5.34%) Public Cloud
5 6 (4.58%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.05%) Cyberattack
6 4 (3.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (3.05%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (3.05%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.29%) ASIC
7 3 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.29%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.76%) GPGPU
9 1 (0.76%) PMI
9 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.61%) Linux
2 25 (19.08%) Windows
3 7 (5.34%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (4.58%) CentOS
4 6 (4.58%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.82%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.29%) Android
7 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.76%) Debian
8 1 (0.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (54.96%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (29.77%) Scrum
3 26 (19.85%) Test Automation
4 21 (16.03%) Software Engineering
5 20 (15.27%) DevOps
6 18 (13.74%) Software Testing
7 15 (11.45%) Manual Testing
8 14 (10.69%) Analytics
8 14 (10.69%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (9.92%) Project Delivery
9 13 (9.92%) Signal Processing
9 13 (9.92%) Sprint Planning
10 12 (9.16%) Data Modelling
10 12 (9.16%) Fintech
10 12 (9.16%) Kanban
10 12 (9.16%) Unit Testing
11 11 (8.40%) Decision-Making
11 11 (8.40%) Test Management
11 11 (8.40%) Waterfall
12 10 (7.63%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.14%) SQL
2 24 (18.32%) Java
3 20 (15.27%) C#
4 18 (13.74%) JavaScript
5 17 (12.98%) C
6 15 (11.45%) Python
7 13 (9.92%) C++
8 10 (7.63%) XPath
9 8 (6.11%) TypeScript
10 5 (3.82%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.82%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.05%) Rust
11 4 (3.05%) Scala
12 3 (2.29%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.53%) Java 8
14 1 (0.76%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.76%) Ruby
14 1 (0.76%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (15.27%) Degree
2 6 (4.58%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.82%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.05%) AWS Certification
4 4 (3.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.53%) ISEB
5 2 (1.53%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) HND
6 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.76%) PMP
6 1 (0.76%) VCDX
6 1 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.45%) QA
2 3 (2.29%) GDPR
2 3 (2.29%) PMO
2 3 (2.29%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (12.21%) Docker
2 5 (3.82%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.05%) Firmware
3 4 (3.05%) LXC
4 2 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.76%) HDFS
5 1 (0.76%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.76%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (8.40%) Kubernetes
2 9 (6.87%) Terraform
3 8 (6.11%) Ansible
4 3 (2.29%) Puppet
5 2 (1.53%) Grafana
6 1 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.76%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.76%) Rancher
6 1 (0.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (5.34%) Oracle
2 5 (3.82%) Adobe
2 5 (3.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.82%) SAP
2 5 (3.82%) VMware
3 4 (3.05%) Atlassian
3 4 (3.05%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.05%) Splunk
4 3 (2.29%) hybris
4 3 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.53%) Cadence
5 2 (1.53%) Synopsys
6 1 (0.76%) Altera
6 1 (0.76%) Intel
6 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.76%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (0.76%) Samsung
6 1 (0.76%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.76%) Xilinx