Period
to 14 September 2019

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 14 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South East
6 months to
14 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 171 236 354
Rank change year-on-year +65 +118 +129
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 507 404 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.95% 1.36% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.00% 8.06% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 326 355 159
South East median annual salary £58,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.50% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £71,250 £63,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -4.55%

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 3,901 5,015 5,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.04% 16.90% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3,068 4,239 4,419
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 14 September 2019.

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 14 September 2019. 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 +72 245 £66,250 +32.50% 19
Berkshire +87 104 £67,500 +12.50% 10
Hampshire +58 95 £55,000 - 7
Buckinghamshire +36 87 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Surrey +14 58 £57,500 +15.00% 8
Oxfordshire +18 54 £77,500 +29.17% 3
West Sussex -1 49 £55,000 +22.22% 4
East Sussex +2 42 £60,000 +20.00%
Kent +9 11 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Sussex - 5 - -
Middlesex -2 2 £43,000 -38.57% 1
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 14 September 2019, 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.

1 493 (97.24%) JIRA
2 368 (72.58%) Agile Software Development
3 247 (48.72%) Java
4 224 (44.18%) Git (software)
5 222 (43.79%) Scrum
6 189 (37.28%) Microservices
7 182 (35.90%) Jenkins
8 174 (34.32%) Docker
9 144 (28.40%) DevOps
10 143 (28.21%) TDD
11 142 (28.01%) Test Automation
12 140 (27.61%) Spring
13 139 (27.42%) JavaScript
14 118 (23.27%) React
15 116 (22.88%) Degree
15 116 (22.88%) AWS
16 115 (22.68%) Selenium
17 111 (21.89%) E-Commerce
18 104 (20.51%) BDD
19 99 (19.53%) Azure
20 98 (19.33%) Atlassian
21 96 (18.93%) MongoDB
22 94 (18.54%) Cucumber
23 91 (17.95%) Computer Science
24 90 (17.75%) C#
25 87 (17.16%) Retail
26 86 (16.96%) .NET
26 86 (16.96%) Problem-Solving
27 82 (16.17%) Kafka
27 82 (16.17%) Microsoft

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 36 (7.10%) CMS
2 25 (4.93%) Apache
3 22 (4.34%) Sitecore CMS
4 20 (3.94%) Tomcat
5 19 (3.75%) Drupal
5 19 (3.75%) WordPress
6 18 (3.55%) SugarCRM
7 17 (3.35%) GeoServer
8 10 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (1.97%) Umbraco
9 8 (1.58%) JBoss
10 7 (1.38%) Apache Solr
11 6 (1.18%) nginx
12 5 (0.99%) MTS
13 4 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.39%) Appian
14 2 (0.39%) IIS
15 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
15 1 (0.20%) SAS
15 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (3.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (3.35%) MS Visio
3 15 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (1.58%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.39%) UXPin
8 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (4.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.78%) SAP ERP
2 9 (1.78%) SAP MM
2 9 (1.78%) SAP S/4HANA
3 7 (1.38%) SAP PSCD
4 3 (0.59%) CA PPM
4 3 (0.59%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.39%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.20%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 116 (22.88%) AWS
2 99 (19.53%) Azure
3 45 (8.88%) SaaS
4 30 (5.92%) GCP
5 26 (5.13%) Slack
6 25 (4.93%) GitHub
7 22 (4.34%) BrowserStack
8 15 (2.96%) PaaS
9 14 (2.76%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (2.37%) IaaS
10 12 (2.37%) Serverless
11 10 (1.97%) Amazon S3
11 10 (1.97%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (1.97%) Datadog
12 9 (1.78%) Lucidchart
12 9 (1.78%) Sage Pay
13 8 (1.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 8 (1.58%) AWS Lambda
14 6 (1.18%) npm
14 6 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.78%) VPN
2 6 (1.18%) DNS
3 5 (0.99%) Firewall
3 5 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.59%) SAN
4 3 (0.59%) VLAN
5 2 (0.39%) DHCP
5 2 (0.39%) NAS
5 2 (0.39%) Network Security
5 2 (0.39%) SMTP
5 2 (0.39%) SNMP
5 2 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.39%) WPA
6 1 (0.20%) ATM
6 1 (0.20%) HTTP
6 1 (0.20%) Internet
6 1 (0.20%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.20%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (18.93%) MongoDB
2 80 (15.78%) PostgreSQL
3 68 (13.41%) Redis
4 58 (11.44%) SQL Server
5 23 (4.54%) NoSQL
6 18 (3.55%) GIS
6 18 (3.55%) MySQL
7 15 (2.96%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (1.78%) JasperReports
9 8 (1.58%) Blockchain
9 8 (1.58%) SAP HANA
10 7 (1.38%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.18%) Big Data
11 6 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (0.99%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.99%) DB2
12 5 (0.99%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 493 (97.24%) JIRA
2 224 (44.18%) Git (software)
3 182 (35.90%) Jenkins
4 115 (22.68%) Selenium
5 94 (18.54%) Cucumber
6 80 (15.78%) Bitbucket
7 62 (12.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 51 (10.06%) Maven
9 48 (9.47%) JUnit
10 46 (9.07%) Babel
10 46 (9.07%) webpack
11 30 (5.92%) Mockito
12 28 (5.52%) JMeter
13 26 (5.13%) IntelliJ
14 24 (4.73%) TeamCity
15 23 (4.54%) Mocha
16 22 (4.34%) CircleCI
16 22 (4.34%) Visual Studio Team System
17 21 (4.14%) Subversion
18 15 (2.96%) WebDriver
General
1 87 (17.16%) Retail
2 67 (13.21%) Finance
3 17 (3.35%) Marketing
4 12 (2.37%) Banking
5 10 (1.97%) Automotive
6 9 (1.78%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.99%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.99%) Games
8 4 (0.79%) Legal
9 3 (0.59%) Local Government
10 2 (0.39%) Public Sector
10 2 (0.39%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) Electronics
11 1 (0.20%) French Language
11 1 (0.20%) German Language
11 1 (0.20%) Greek Language
11 1 (0.20%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 184 (36.29%) Developer
2 74 (14.60%) Analyst
3 54 (10.65%) Software Engineer
4 53 (10.45%) Java Developer
5 50 (9.86%) Business Analyst
6 48 (9.47%) Senior Developer
7 39 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
8 37 (7.30%) React Developer
9 33 (6.51%) JavaScript Developer
10 31 (6.11%) Java Engineer
10 31 (6.11%) UI Developer
11 30 (5.92%) .NET Developer
12 26 (5.13%) Development Engineer
12 26 (5.13%) Software Development Engineer
12 26 (5.13%) Test Engineer
13 24 (4.73%) Java Software Engineer
14 23 (4.54%) Senior Java Developer
15 22 (4.34%) Agile Business Analyst
15 22 (4.34%) Digital Analyst
15 22 (4.34%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (27.61%) Spring
2 118 (23.27%) React
3 86 (16.96%) .NET
4 82 (16.17%) Kafka
5 76 (14.99%) Node.js
6 72 (14.20%) Spring Boot
7 65 (12.82%) Enzyme
8 62 (12.23%) CSS
9 61 (12.03%) HTML
10 57 (11.24%) REST
11 52 (10.26%) AngularJS
12 47 (9.27%) Web Services
13 41 (8.09%) JSON
13 41 (8.09%) RESTful
14 29 (5.72%) Java EE
15 28 (5.52%) XML
16 22 (4.34%) Sass
17 20 (3.94%) Apache Commons
17 20 (3.94%) Jest
17 20 (3.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.86%) Self-Motivation
2 31 (6.11%) User Experience
3 25 (4.93%) Cloud Native
4 24 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (4.54%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (4.54%) Mobile App
6 21 (4.14%) iPad
7 19 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (2.17%) Blog
9 8 (1.58%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.58%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.99%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.59%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.59%) Animation
11 3 (0.59%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.59%) Life Science
11 3 (0.59%) Social Media
12 2 (0.39%) EPoS
13 1 (0.20%) Online Banking
13 1 (0.20%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 43 (8.48%) Linux
2 25 (4.93%) Windows
3 6 (1.18%) Windows Server
4 5 (0.99%) Unix
5 4 (0.79%) CentOS
5 4 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.79%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.59%) VMS
6 3 (0.59%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.39%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) Android
8 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (72.58%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (43.79%) Scrum
3 189 (37.28%) Microservices
4 144 (28.40%) DevOps
5 143 (28.21%) TDD
6 142 (28.01%) Test Automation
7 111 (21.89%) E-Commerce
8 104 (20.51%) BDD
9 91 (17.95%) Computer Science
10 86 (16.96%) Problem-Solving
11 76 (14.99%) Kanban
12 74 (14.60%) Sprint Planning
13 69 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
14 67 (13.21%) Software Engineering
15 62 (12.23%) OO
15 62 (12.23%) Planning Poker
15 62 (12.23%) SDLC
16 58 (11.44%) Burndown Charts
17 56 (11.05%) Technology Roadmap
17 56 (11.05%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 247 (48.72%) Java
2 139 (27.42%) JavaScript
3 90 (17.75%) C#
4 72 (14.20%) ES6
5 68 (13.41%) SQL
6 46 (9.07%) ES7
7 45 (8.88%) Java 8
8 41 (8.09%) Python
9 25 (4.93%) PHP
10 15 (2.96%) VB.NET
11 14 (2.76%) C
12 13 (2.56%) Scala
13 12 (2.37%) ABAP
14 11 (2.17%) Bash Shell
14 11 (2.17%) Ruby
15 10 (1.97%) Kotlin
16 9 (1.78%) Go
16 9 (1.78%) T-SQL
17 8 (1.58%) PowerShell
18 7 (1.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 116 (22.88%) Degree
2 70 (13.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (6.11%) ISTQB
4 11 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (1.78%) SAP Certification
7 8 (1.58%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.38%) ISEB
9 5 (0.99%) HND
9 5 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.79%) CCNA
10 4 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.39%) RHCE
12 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (12.82%) QA
2 12 (2.37%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.38%) SLA
4 6 (1.18%) GDPR
5 3 (0.59%) PMO
6 2 (0.39%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.39%) NIST
6 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 174 (34.32%) Docker
2 10 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (0.79%) vSphere
4 2 (0.39%) Firmware
4 2 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.20%) XenApp
5 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 73 (14.40%) Mesos
2 72 (14.20%) Marathon
3 63 (12.43%) Kubernetes
4 43 (8.48%) Terraform
5 38 (7.50%) Ansible
6 37 (7.30%) Puppet
7 26 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
8 20 (3.94%) Docker Swarm
8 20 (3.94%) Kibana
9 6 (1.18%) Grafana
10 4 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.79%) Prometheus
10 4 (0.79%) Rancher
11 3 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.39%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.39%) Graylog
12 2 (0.39%) Nagios
12 2 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 1 (0.20%) logstash
13 1 (0.20%) Nessus
Vendors
1 98 (19.33%) Atlassian
2 82 (16.17%) Microsoft
3 33 (6.51%) SAP
4 32 (6.31%) Oracle
5 27 (5.33%) hybris
6 23 (4.54%) Google
7 22 (4.34%) Sitecore
8 15 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (2.17%) Optimizely
10 10 (1.97%) Brightcove
10 10 (1.97%) VMware
11 9 (1.78%) Sage
12 7 (1.38%) ServiceNow
13 5 (0.99%) Ab Initio
13 5 (0.99%) Adobe
13 5 (0.99%) IBM
14 4 (0.79%) Informatica
14 4 (0.79%) Perforce
14 4 (0.79%) SolarWinds
14 4 (0.79%) Symantec