Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South East
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 219 338 484
Rank change year-on-year +119 +146 +45
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 406 214 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.40% 0.74% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.52% 4.13% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 350 173 119
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £36,225 £31,250 £35,660
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% -3.64% +10.00%

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 4,768 5,180 6,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.49% 17.97% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3,998 4,356 5,586
South East median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.06% -3.41% +3.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +61 169 £48,500 -7.62% 19
Surrey +71 77 £50,000 - 12
Buckinghamshire +69 66 £45,000 -21.74% 8
Hampshire +22 55 £57,500 +15.00% 7
East Sussex +29 53 £52,500 +16.67% 4
Oxfordshire +9 53 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Berkshire -2 50 £50,000 -9.09% 7
West Sussex +13 47 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Kent +10 3 £35,000 -4.11% 1
Middlesex - 2 £70,000 - 1
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 387 (95.32%) JIRA
2 319 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 192 (47.29%) Test Automation
4 188 (46.31%) Scrum
5 155 (38.18%) SQL
6 142 (34.98%) Java
7 139 (34.24%) Jenkins
8 135 (33.25%) QA
9 129 (31.77%) Kanban
10 117 (28.82%) Continuous Integration
10 117 (28.82%) Selenium
11 110 (27.09%) C#
12 106 (26.11%) Web Services
13 102 (25.12%) Git (software)
14 101 (24.88%) JavaScript
15 99 (24.38%) Amazon AWS
16 98 (24.14%) Linux
17 95 (23.40%) Finance
18 89 (21.92%) TDD
19 85 (20.94%) Atlassian
20 84 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
21 81 (19.95%) Microsoft
22 80 (19.70%) REST
23 77 (18.97%) Continuous Improvement
24 75 (18.47%) Problem-Solving
24 75 (18.47%) .NET
25 74 (18.23%) Oracle
26 73 (17.98%) BDD
27 71 (17.49%) Degree
28 68 (16.75%) 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 24 (5.91%) JBoss
2 21 (5.17%) Apache
2 21 (5.17%) WebLogic
3 16 (3.94%) CMS
4 11 (2.71%) Apache Spark
5 10 (2.46%) Anypoint
5 10 (2.46%) Mule
5 10 (2.46%) Mule ESB
5 10 (2.46%) WordPress
6 7 (1.72%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.23%) IIS
7 5 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.99%) Commerce Server
8 4 (0.99%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.99%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.74%) concrete5
9 3 (0.74%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (6.65%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (4.43%) MS Visio
3 10 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.97%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.74%) Magento
2 2 (0.49%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.25%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 99 (24.38%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (8.87%) SaaS
4 28 (6.90%) GitHub
4 28 (6.90%) PaaS
5 25 (6.16%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (4.93%) IaaS
7 6 (1.48%) Office 365
8 5 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.23%) Serverless
8 5 (1.23%) Slack
9 4 (0.99%) Akamai
9 4 (0.99%) Lucidchart
9 4 (0.99%) Sauce Labs
10 3 (0.74%) Asana
10 3 (0.74%) G Suite
10 3 (0.74%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.49%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.96%) TCP/IP
2 11 (2.71%) DNS
3 10 (2.46%) Internet
4 9 (2.22%) DHCP
5 8 (1.97%) LAN
5 8 (1.97%) WAN
6 7 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (1.48%) 2G
7 6 (1.48%) 3G
7 6 (1.48%) 802.15
7 6 (1.48%) Bluetooth
7 6 (1.48%) ICMP
7 6 (1.48%) Wireless
7 6 (1.48%) ZigBee
8 4 (0.99%) Firewall
8 4 (0.99%) HTTP
9 3 (0.74%) IP Telephony
9 3 (0.74%) WebEx
10 2 (0.49%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (0.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (15.02%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.14%) MySQL
3 19 (4.68%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (3.20%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.96%) Big Data
6 12 (2.96%) Redis
7 11 (2.71%) Hadoop
8 8 (1.97%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.23%) DB2
9 5 (1.23%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.23%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.99%) MariaDB
10 4 (0.99%) Power BI
10 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.74%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 387 (95.32%) JIRA
2 139 (34.24%) Jenkins
3 117 (28.82%) Selenium
4 102 (25.12%) Git (software)
5 62 (15.27%) Bitbucket
6 52 (12.81%) Octopus Deploy
6 52 (12.81%) Subversion
7 50 (12.32%) JUnit
8 45 (11.08%) Maven
8 45 (11.08%) TeamCity
9 40 (9.85%) WebDriver
10 39 (9.61%) Cucumber
11 36 (8.87%) SoapUI
12 34 (8.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 22 (5.42%) HP UFT
13 22 (5.42%) Mockito
14 19 (4.68%) IntelliJ
15 17 (4.19%) Eclipse
15 17 (4.19%) Sonatype Nexus
16 16 (3.94%) Gerrit
General
1 95 (23.40%) Finance
2 27 (6.65%) Retail
3 15 (3.69%) Marketing
4 13 (3.20%) Banking
5 8 (1.97%) Legal
6 6 (1.48%) Local Government
7 5 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.99%) Military
9 3 (0.74%) Advertising
10 2 (0.49%) Automotive
11 1 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.25%) Electronics
11 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Korean Language
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 107 (26.35%) Developer
2 84 (20.69%) Analyst
3 52 (12.81%) Tester
4 48 (11.82%) Automation Tester
5 35 (8.62%) Senior Automation Tester
5 35 (8.62%) Senior Tester
6 34 (8.37%) QA Analyst
7 31 (7.64%) QA Automation Tester
7 31 (7.64%) QA Tester
7 31 (7.64%) Senior Analyst
8 30 (7.39%) Java Developer
8 30 (7.39%) Test Analyst
9 28 (6.90%) QA Automation Analyst
9 28 (6.90%) Senior Developer
10 26 (6.40%) Project Manager
11 23 (5.67%) Senior QA Tester
12 22 (5.42%) .NET Developer
12 22 (5.42%) Senior QA Analyst
13 19 (4.68%) Business Analyst
13 19 (4.68%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (26.11%) Web Services
2 80 (19.70%) REST
3 75 (18.47%) .NET
4 65 (16.01%) SOAP
5 61 (15.02%) RESTful
6 58 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 53 (13.05%) Spring
8 52 (12.81%) HTML
9 38 (9.36%) CSS
10 31 (7.64%) JSON
11 26 (6.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 24 (5.91%) jQuery
13 23 (5.67%) Spring Boot
14 22 (5.42%) XML
15 18 (4.43%) .NET Framework
16 17 (4.19%) React
17 15 (3.69%) Spring MVC
18 14 (3.45%) GWT
18 14 (3.45%) J2EE
18 14 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 66 (16.26%) User Experience
2 29 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (6.65%) Computer Science
4 26 (6.40%) Greenfield Project
4 26 (6.40%) Self-Motivation
5 24 (5.91%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.96%) Fintech
7 8 (1.97%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (1.97%) PMI
8 7 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.99%) Life Science
11 3 (0.74%) Cloud Native
11 3 (0.74%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.74%) Tandem
11 3 (0.74%) Wiki
12 2 (0.49%) Clustering
12 2 (0.49%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.49%) Public Cloud
13 1 (0.25%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 98 (24.14%) Linux
2 49 (12.07%) Windows
3 16 (3.94%) Unix
4 14 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.20%) Windows Server
6 12 (2.96%) Android
7 8 (1.97%) Ubuntu
8 6 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.23%) CentOS
9 5 (1.23%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.25%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.25%) Solaris
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (47.29%) Test Automation
3 188 (46.31%) Scrum
4 129 (31.77%) Kanban
5 117 (28.82%) Continuous Integration
6 89 (21.92%) TDD
7 77 (18.97%) Continuous Improvement
8 75 (18.47%) Problem-Solving
9 73 (17.98%) BDD
10 68 (16.75%) DevOps
11 64 (15.76%) SDLC
12 62 (15.27%) E-Commerce
12 62 (15.27%) Waterfall
13 61 (15.02%) Mentoring
14 60 (14.78%) Project Management
15 57 (14.04%) Coaching
16 56 (13.79%) Microservices
17 48 (11.82%) OO
18 47 (11.58%) Deployment Automation
19 46 (11.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 155 (38.18%) SQL
2 142 (34.98%) Java
3 110 (27.09%) C#
4 101 (24.88%) JavaScript
5 51 (12.56%) Python
6 35 (8.62%) Bash Shell
7 34 (8.37%) PowerShell
8 30 (7.39%) Java 8
9 24 (5.91%) C++
9 24 (5.91%) PHP
10 20 (4.93%) T-SQL
11 15 (3.69%) Ruby
12 14 (3.45%) Bourne shell
12 14 (3.45%) C
12 14 (3.45%) TypeScript
13 10 (2.46%) Scala
14 9 (2.22%) Groovy
14 9 (2.22%) VB.NET
15 7 (1.72%) Apple Swift
15 7 (1.72%) ES6
Qualifications
1 71 (17.49%) Degree
2 36 (8.87%) ISTQB
3 15 (3.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 12 (2.96%) DV Cleared
5 12 (2.96%) ISEB
6 7 (1.72%) PMP
7 6 (1.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (1.23%) Master's Degree
8 5 (1.23%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.74%) APMP
11 2 (0.49%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.49%) CCNA
11 2 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.49%) MCDST
11 2 (0.49%) MCP
11 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (33.25%) QA
2 7 (1.72%) PMO
3 4 (0.99%) PMBOK
3 4 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.74%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.49%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.49%) ISO 26262
5 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (11.58%) Docker
2 18 (4.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.71%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (1.97%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.23%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.99%) KVM
6 4 (0.99%) Xen
6 4 (0.99%) XenServer
7 2 (0.49%) Firmware
7 2 (0.49%) pfSense
7 2 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.25%) ACF2
8 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.25%) RACF
8 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (11.33%) Puppet
2 37 (9.11%) Ansible
3 15 (3.69%) Kubernetes
3 15 (3.69%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (2.46%) CloudHub
5 7 (1.72%) HP ALM
6 5 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (1.23%) Marathon
7 4 (0.99%) Mesos
7 4 (0.99%) Packer
7 4 (0.99%) Pingdom
7 4 (0.99%) SCCM
7 4 (0.99%) Terraform
8 3 (0.74%) SCOM
9 2 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.49%) Nmap
10 1 (0.25%) Grafana
10 1 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.25%) Nagios
10 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 85 (20.94%) Atlassian
2 81 (19.95%) Microsoft
3 74 (18.23%) Oracle
4 33 (8.13%) HP
5 24 (5.91%) Salesforce.com
6 23 (5.67%) ServiceNow
7 18 (4.43%) VMware
8 16 (3.94%) Sitecore
9 15 (3.69%) Pega
10 12 (2.96%) SAP
11 11 (2.71%) Cloudera
11 11 (2.71%) Talend
12 10 (2.46%) MuleSoft
12 10 (2.46%) Splunk
13 9 (2.22%) Ab Initio
14 6 (1.48%) hybris
14 6 (1.48%) Remedy
15 5 (1.23%) Google
15 5 (1.23%) Red Hat
15 5 (1.23%) SolarWinds