Period
to 4 June 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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South East
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 140 171 245
Rank change year-on-year +31 +74 +119
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 322 463 383
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.05% 1.78% 1.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.94% 12.00% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 265 349 343
Median annual salary £53,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.64% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,100 £39,200
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £76,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +0.91% -

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 2,156 3,859 5,277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.73% 14.87% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,731 3,107 4,474
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 4 June 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 4 June 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 +93 125 £48,750 -11.36% 5
Thames Valley +23 121 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Berkshire +67 78 £50,000 -20.00%
Surrey +34 50 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Oxfordshire +11 31 £60,000 -14.29%
Buckinghamshire -22 12 £60,000 +17.07% 2
West Sussex -19 10 £55,000 +10.00%
East Sussex +1 8 £46,500 -19.13% 1
Kent +30 6 £44,000 +3.53% 1
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 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.

1 320 (99.38%) JIRA
2 256 (79.50%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (36.96%) Scrum
4 108 (33.54%) Test Automation
5 100 (31.06%) Git (software)
6 91 (28.26%) DevOps
7 81 (25.16%) Jenkins
8 77 (23.91%) Azure
9 76 (23.60%) QA
10 68 (21.12%) Java
11 66 (20.50%) Selenium
12 65 (20.19%) AWS
13 62 (19.25%) C#
14 60 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
15 57 (17.70%) SaaS
16 56 (17.39%) Cucumber
17 51 (15.84%) Waterfall
18 50 (15.53%) Linux
19 45 (13.98%) TDD
20 44 (13.66%) Microservices
21 43 (13.35%) SDLC
22 42 (13.04%) Manual Testing
23 41 (12.73%) Software Engineering
24 39 (12.11%) Finance
25 38 (11.80%) ISTQB
25 38 (11.80%) Software Delivery
26 37 (11.49%) Windows
26 37 (11.49%) E-Commerce
27 36 (11.18%) Degree
27 36 (11.18%) Docker

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 (9.94%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.28%) CMS
3 3 (0.93%) Apache
3 3 (0.93%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.62%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (0.62%) Apache Solr
4 2 (0.62%) Headless CMS
4 2 (0.62%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.31%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.31%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.31%) IIS
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.31%) SAS
5 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (5.28%) Microsoft Project
2 15 (4.66%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (4.04%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (3.11%) Camtasia
4 10 (3.11%) MadCap Flare
4 10 (3.11%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.31%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 12 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.93%) Shopify
3 1 (0.31%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 77 (23.91%) Azure
2 65 (20.19%) AWS
3 57 (17.70%) SaaS
4 22 (6.83%) GitHub
4 22 (6.83%) Slack
5 19 (5.90%) GCP
6 17 (5.28%) OpenShift
7 13 (4.04%) PaaS
8 11 (3.42%) IaaS
9 10 (3.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 9 (2.80%) BrowserStack
11 6 (1.86%) Office 365
11 6 (1.86%) Power Platform
12 5 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (1.55%) Serverless
13 4 (1.24%) Azure Active Directory
14 3 (0.93%) Amazon ECS
14 3 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
14 3 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 2 (0.62%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.97%) Wireless
2 7 (2.17%) 5G
3 4 (1.24%) ADSL
3 4 (1.24%) HTTP
3 4 (1.24%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (0.93%) Firewall
4 3 (0.93%) IPv6
4 3 (0.93%) LTE
4 3 (0.93%) MPLS
4 3 (0.93%) Skype
4 3 (0.93%) VoIP
4 3 (0.93%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.62%) ATM
5 2 (0.62%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.62%) IPv4
5 2 (0.62%) LAN
5 2 (0.62%) Network Security
5 2 (0.62%) tcpdump
5 2 (0.62%) WAN
5 2 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.28%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.73%) Relational Database
3 11 (3.42%) RDBMS
4 10 (3.11%) Big Data
5 6 (1.86%) Power BI
6 5 (1.55%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.55%) MySQL
7 4 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.24%) DB2
7 4 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.93%) Data Lake
8 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.62%) JasperReports
9 2 (0.62%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.62%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.31%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 320 (99.38%) JIRA
2 100 (31.06%) Git (software)
3 81 (25.16%) Jenkins
4 66 (20.50%) Selenium
5 56 (17.39%) Cucumber
6 31 (9.63%) SoapUI
7 29 (9.01%) WebDriver
8 18 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (4.97%) SpecFlow
10 14 (4.35%) JUnit
11 12 (3.73%) TeamCity
12 11 (3.42%) Subversion
12 11 (3.42%) TestNG
13 10 (3.11%) Maven
13 10 (3.11%) TestRail
14 9 (2.80%) Bitbucket
15 7 (2.17%) Postman
15 7 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
16 6 (1.86%) HP UFT
17 5 (1.55%) EasyMock
General
1 39 (12.11%) Finance
2 30 (9.32%) Public Sector
3 15 (4.66%) Retail
4 13 (4.04%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.86%) Back Office
6 4 (1.24%) Banking
6 4 (1.24%) Marketing
7 3 (0.93%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.93%) Automotive
8 2 (0.62%) Games
8 2 (0.62%) Local Government
8 2 (0.62%) Police
8 2 (0.62%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 65 (20.19%) Analyst
2 33 (10.25%) Software Engineer
3 31 (9.63%) Developer
4 29 (9.01%) Business Analyst
5 28 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 28 (8.70%) Test Analyst
6 22 (6.83%) Project Manager
7 20 (6.21%) Delivery Manager
8 17 (5.28%) QA Engineer
9 16 (4.97%) Test Leader
10 15 (4.66%) Automation Test Lead
10 15 (4.66%) Test Automation Engineer
11 14 (4.35%) .NET Developer
11 14 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (4.35%) C# Developer
11 14 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
11 14 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
12 12 (3.73%) Java Engineer
12 12 (3.73%) Service Delivery Manager
12 12 (3.73%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.56%) Web Services
2 33 (10.25%) HTML
3 27 (8.39%) .NET
4 24 (7.45%) CSS
5 22 (6.83%) Spring
5 22 (6.83%) XML
6 19 (5.90%) AngularJS
7 16 (4.97%) Node.js
7 16 (4.97%) React
8 13 (4.04%) RESTful
9 10 (3.11%) HTML5
10 8 (2.48%) JSON
10 8 (2.48%) Spring Boot
11 7 (2.17%) Velocity
12 6 (1.86%) Gherkin
13 5 (1.55%) REST
13 5 (1.55%) Swing
14 4 (1.24%) ADO
14 4 (1.24%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (1.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.21%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (5.90%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.66%) User Experience
5 14 (4.35%) iPad
6 12 (3.73%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.80%) Device Driver
7 9 (2.80%) PMI
7 9 (2.80%) SIMD
7 9 (2.80%) Tandem
8 8 (2.48%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.55%) GPGPU
9 5 (1.55%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.55%) Semantic Web
9 5 (1.55%) Wiki
10 4 (1.24%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.24%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.93%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.53%) Linux
2 37 (11.49%) Windows
3 8 (2.48%) Unix
4 7 (2.17%) Solaris
5 5 (1.55%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.24%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.24%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.24%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (0.93%) CentOS
8 2 (0.62%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.62%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.62%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.31%) Android
9 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.31%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (79.50%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (36.96%) Scrum
3 108 (33.54%) Test Automation
4 91 (28.26%) DevOps
5 60 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
6 51 (15.84%) Waterfall
7 45 (13.98%) TDD
8 44 (13.66%) Microservices
9 43 (13.35%) SDLC
10 42 (13.04%) Manual Testing
11 41 (12.73%) Software Engineering
12 38 (11.80%) Software Delivery
13 37 (11.49%) E-Commerce
14 35 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
14 35 (10.87%) Project Management
15 34 (10.56%) Stakeholder Management
16 33 (10.25%) Project Delivery
17 31 (9.63%) Software Testing
18 29 (9.01%) Computer Science
19 28 (8.70%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (21.12%) Java
2 62 (19.25%) C#
3 33 (10.25%) C++
3 33 (10.25%) SQL
4 30 (9.32%) C
4 30 (9.32%) JavaScript
5 28 (8.70%) Python
6 16 (4.97%) PHP
7 14 (4.35%) Bash Shell
8 12 (3.73%) TypeScript
9 10 (3.11%) Ruby
10 5 (1.55%) Assembly Language
11 4 (1.24%) Groovy
11 4 (1.24%) Java 8
11 4 (1.24%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.93%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.62%) Kotlin
13 2 (0.62%) Tcl
13 2 (0.62%) VB
13 2 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (11.80%) ISTQB
2 36 (11.18%) Degree
3 33 (10.25%) ISEB
4 27 (8.39%) Security Cleared
5 19 (5.90%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.55%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.24%) CISSP
7 4 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.24%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (1.24%) GIAC
7 4 (1.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (1.24%) PMP
8 3 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.31%) HNC
9 1 (0.31%) HND
9 1 (0.31%) VCDX
9 1 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (23.60%) QA
2 6 (1.86%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.55%) GDPR
3 5 (1.55%) PMO
3 5 (1.55%) SLA
4 4 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.24%) PMBOK
System Software
1 36 (11.18%) Docker
2 7 (2.17%) Firmware
3 6 (1.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.93%) vSphere
5 1 (0.31%) GeoWebCache
5 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.31%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 30 (9.32%) Kubernetes
2 29 (9.01%) HP ALM
3 21 (6.52%) Ansible
4 13 (4.04%) Terraform
5 6 (1.86%) Puppet
6 4 (1.24%) Nessus
6 4 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.93%) vCenter Server
8 2 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.62%) Istio
9 1 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.31%) Grafana
Vendors
1 35 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 33 (10.25%) HP
3 32 (9.94%) SAP
4 27 (8.39%) CA
4 27 (8.39%) Delphix
5 22 (6.83%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (6.52%) Atlassian
7 17 (5.28%) ServiceNow
8 12 (3.73%) Adobe
9 9 (2.80%) CA Agile Central
10 8 (2.48%) Oracle
11 6 (1.86%) Google
12 5 (1.55%) Cadence
12 5 (1.55%) hybris
12 5 (1.55%) Intel
13 4 (1.24%) Qualys
14 3 (0.93%) Brightcove
14 3 (0.93%) Optimizely
14 3 (0.93%) Synopsys
14 3 (0.93%) VMware