Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South East
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 188 247 368
Rank change year-on-year +59 +121 +115
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 445 375 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.71% 1.24% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.46% 7.12% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 305 327 134
South East median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +5.54%
10th Percentile £30,500 £40,000 £32,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,000 £65,000
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 3,883 5,270 5,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.93% 17.37% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3,126 4,468 4,470
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 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £65,000
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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +80 186 £57,500 +4.55% 6
Surrey +28 81 £52,500 +10.53% 3
Hampshire +15 76 £50,000 +16.28% 1
Buckinghamshire +80 73 £50,750 +12.78% 4
West Sussex +38 63 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Berkshire +37 61 £57,500 +15.00%
Oxfordshire +16 52 £70,000 +11.11% 2
East Sussex -12 33 £57,500 +27.78%
Kent +23 5 £42,500 -5.56%
Sussex - 1 £65,000 -
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 434 (97.53%) JIRA
2 320 (71.91%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (44.27%) Scrum
4 190 (42.70%) Git (software)
5 189 (42.47%) Java
6 150 (33.71%) Spring
7 136 (30.56%) Microservices
8 128 (28.76%) Docker
9 126 (28.31%) Jenkins
9 126 (28.31%) Test Automation
10 123 (27.64%) Atlassian
11 115 (25.84%) JavaScript
12 100 (22.47%) DevOps
13 97 (21.80%) Bitbucket
14 92 (20.67%) Amazon AWS
15 89 (20.00%) Finance
16 81 (18.20%) SQL
16 81 (18.20%) Selenium
17 79 (17.75%) RESTful
17 79 (17.75%) Spring Boot
18 78 (17.53%) SDLC
19 75 (16.85%) Linux
19 75 (16.85%) Software Engineering
20 74 (16.63%) CSS
21 73 (16.40%) E-Commerce
21 73 (16.40%) React
22 72 (16.18%) REST
23 71 (15.96%) HTML
24 69 (15.51%) Retail
24 69 (15.51%) Degree

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 29 (6.52%) Tomcat
2 15 (3.37%) Apache
2 15 (3.37%) GeoServer
3 7 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (1.57%) nginx
4 5 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (1.12%) CMS
4 5 (1.12%) JBoss
5 4 (0.90%) Anypoint
5 4 (0.90%) Mule
5 4 (0.90%) Mule ESB
6 2 (0.45%) IIS
6 2 (0.45%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.22%) Drupal
7 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (3.60%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.45%) UXPin
6 1 (0.22%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) SAP ERP
1 4 (0.90%) SAP MM
1 4 (0.90%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.22%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.22%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 92 (20.67%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (8.31%) SaaS
4 17 (3.82%) Serverless
5 16 (3.60%) AWS Lambda
6 13 (2.92%) BrowserStack
7 11 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (2.47%) Amazon S3
7 11 (2.47%) Lucidchart
8 9 (2.02%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (2.02%) PaaS
9 7 (1.57%) Tricentis Tosca
10 5 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (1.12%) OpenShift
10 5 (1.12%) Slack
10 5 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.90%) AWS CloudTrail
11 4 (0.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.35%) HTTP
2 3 (0.67%) GSM
2 3 (0.67%) Internet
2 3 (0.67%) VPN
2 3 (0.67%) WebEx
3 2 (0.45%) ATM
3 2 (0.45%) Firewall
3 2 (0.45%) SNMP
4 1 (0.22%) 3G
4 1 (0.22%) 4G
4 1 (0.22%) 5G
4 1 (0.22%) DNS
4 1 (0.22%) LTE
4 1 (0.22%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.22%) SAN
4 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.22%) VLAN
4 1 (0.22%) VoIP
4 1 (0.22%) Wireless
4 1 (0.22%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (14.16%) PostgreSQL
2 55 (12.36%) MongoDB
2 55 (12.36%) SQL Server
3 43 (9.66%) Redis
4 28 (6.29%) GIS
5 15 (3.37%) Blockchain
5 15 (3.37%) Geospatial Data
6 13 (2.92%) Amazon RDS
6 13 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (2.47%) NoSQL
9 10 (2.25%) MySQL
10 9 (2.02%) Big Data
11 8 (1.80%) DB2
11 8 (1.80%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.80%) Relational Database
12 7 (1.57%) SAP HANA
13 5 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.67%) ArangoDB
Development Applications
1 434 (97.53%) JIRA
2 190 (42.70%) Git (software)
3 126 (28.31%) Jenkins
4 97 (21.80%) Bitbucket
5 81 (18.20%) Selenium
6 64 (14.38%) Maven
7 61 (13.71%) Cucumber
8 57 (12.81%) JUnit
9 44 (9.89%) Mockito
10 33 (7.42%) JMeter
11 32 (7.19%) Babel
11 32 (7.19%) webpack
12 31 (6.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 31 (6.97%) TeamCity
13 26 (5.84%) IntelliJ
14 24 (5.39%) Protractor
15 22 (4.94%) Subversion
16 20 (4.49%) Octopus Deploy
17 16 (3.60%) SoapUI
18 13 (2.92%) WebDriver
General
1 89 (20.00%) Finance
2 69 (15.51%) Retail
3 13 (2.92%) Local Government
4 10 (2.25%) Banking
5 8 (1.80%) Publishing
5 8 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.12%) Marketing
7 4 (0.90%) Automotive
7 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.45%) Electronics
8 2 (0.45%) Games
8 2 (0.45%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Greek Language
9 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 176 (39.55%) Developer
2 71 (15.96%) Java Developer
3 50 (11.24%) Analyst
4 42 (9.44%) Business Analyst
5 39 (8.76%) Senior Developer
6 32 (7.19%) Project Manager
7 31 (6.97%) Agile Business Analyst
8 28 (6.29%) Digital Analyst
8 28 (6.29%) Digital Business Analyst
9 27 (6.07%) Senior Java Developer
10 26 (5.84%) Software Engineer
11 24 (5.39%) DevOps Engineer
12 22 (4.94%) Scrum Master
13 21 (4.72%) PHP Developer
13 21 (4.72%) Senior Analyst
14 20 (4.49%) Product Analyst
14 20 (4.49%) Product Business Analyst
15 19 (4.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 18 (4.04%) Senior Business Analyst
17 17 (3.82%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (33.71%) Spring
2 79 (17.75%) RESTful
2 79 (17.75%) Spring Boot
3 74 (16.63%) CSS
4 73 (16.40%) React
5 72 (16.18%) REST
6 71 (15.96%) HTML
7 65 (14.61%) Node.js
8 63 (14.16%) .NET
8 63 (14.16%) JSON
9 54 (12.13%) Web Services
10 53 (11.91%) SOAP
11 50 (11.24%) XML
12 47 (10.56%) Kafka
13 45 (10.11%) AngularJS
14 32 (7.19%) Enzyme
15 25 (5.62%) Apache Flex
16 24 (5.39%) Java EE
17 23 (5.17%) .NET Core
18 20 (4.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.34%) User Experience
2 42 (9.44%) Self-Motivation
3 34 (7.64%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (4.04%) Fintech
6 17 (3.82%) EPoS
7 15 (3.37%) iPad
8 12 (2.70%) Cloud Native
9 8 (1.80%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.57%) Blog
11 6 (1.35%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.45%) Marketing Technology
13 2 (0.45%) PMI
14 1 (0.22%) Data Centre
14 1 (0.22%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.22%) FMCG
14 1 (0.22%) Mobile Banking
14 1 (0.22%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 75 (16.85%) Linux
2 23 (5.17%) Windows
3 19 (4.27%) Unix
4 17 (3.82%) Ubuntu
5 4 (0.90%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.45%) Android
6 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.45%) VMS
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (0.22%) CentOS
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (71.91%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (44.27%) Scrum
3 136 (30.56%) Microservices
4 126 (28.31%) Test Automation
5 100 (22.47%) DevOps
6 78 (17.53%) SDLC
7 75 (16.85%) Software Engineering
8 73 (16.40%) E-Commerce
9 64 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
10 61 (13.71%) Computer Science
10 61 (13.71%) TDD
11 60 (13.48%) Kanban
12 58 (13.03%) Sprint Planning
13 51 (11.46%) Problem-Solving
14 50 (11.24%) User Stories
15 49 (11.01%) Burndown Charts
16 41 (9.21%) BDD
17 40 (8.99%) Planning Poker
18 39 (8.76%) Mentoring
19 37 (8.31%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 189 (42.47%) Java
2 115 (25.84%) JavaScript
3 81 (18.20%) SQL
4 58 (13.03%) C#
5 55 (12.36%) Java 8
6 51 (11.46%) Python
7 34 (7.64%) ES6
8 32 (7.19%) ES7
9 23 (5.17%) PHP
10 20 (4.49%) C++
11 18 (4.04%) Ruby
12 15 (3.37%) Go
13 9 (2.02%) PL/SQL
13 9 (2.02%) Scala
14 7 (1.57%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.57%) C
14 7 (1.57%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.57%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.12%) Perl
16 4 (0.90%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 69 (15.51%) Degree
2 39 (8.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (3.60%) ISTQB
4 12 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.02%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.35%) ISEB
6 6 (1.35%) PMP
7 4 (0.90%) SAP Certification
8 2 (0.45%) APMP
8 2 (0.45%) CCNA
8 2 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.45%) HND
8 2 (0.45%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.45%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.22%) RHCE
9 1 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (14.16%) QA
2 8 (1.80%) PMO
3 4 (0.90%) SLA
4 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 128 (28.76%) Docker
2 8 (1.80%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (1.12%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.22%) Firmware
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.22%) pfSense
5 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.22%) XenApp
5 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 52 (11.69%) Kubernetes
2 40 (8.99%) Marathon
2 40 (8.99%) Mesos
3 29 (6.52%) Ansible
4 28 (6.29%) Terraform
5 21 (4.72%) Kibana
6 20 (4.49%) Puppet
7 5 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.90%) CloudHub
8 4 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.90%) Rancher
9 2 (0.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.22%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.22%) Grafana
10 1 (0.22%) logstash
10 1 (0.22%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.22%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.22%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 123 (27.64%) Atlassian
2 38 (8.54%) Microsoft
3 37 (8.31%) Oracle
4 27 (6.07%) Google
5 17 (3.82%) SAP
6 13 (2.92%) Ab Initio
7 9 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.35%) MuleSoft
8 6 (1.35%) Tableau
9 5 (1.12%) hybris
9 5 (1.12%) VMware
10 4 (0.90%) IBM
11 3 (0.67%) Apple
11 3 (0.67%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.45%) Facebook
12 2 (0.45%) Gemalto
12 2 (0.45%) Optimizely
12 2 (0.45%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.45%) Symantec
12 2 (0.45%) Talend