Period
to 20 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 20 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South West
6 months to
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 122 180 205
Rank change year-on-year +58 +25 0
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 76 149 127
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.27% 1.55% 1.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.39% 9.83% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 58 99 57
Median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.13% -8.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,150 £34,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £73,000
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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 528 1,515 1,579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.77% 15.79% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 455 1,200 1,275
Median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £65,000 £62,300
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 West

Job postings citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in the South West

Confluence
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Confluence in the South West.

Salary trend for Confluence in the South West

Confluence
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Confluence in the South West over the 6 months to 20 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Confluence in the South West

Confluence
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Wiltshire +52 27 £54,000 +30.12% 4
Gloucestershire +26 27 £50,000 +9.89% 3
Dorset +31 9 £52,500 +56.72% 2
Bristol +73 7 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Somerset +24 2 £66,250 +32.50% 1
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 West region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 73 (96.05%) JIRA
2 66 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (68.42%) Scrum
3 52 (68.42%) Java
4 47 (61.84%) DevOps
5 42 (55.26%) Security Cleared
6 37 (48.68%) Docker
6 37 (48.68%) Linux
7 34 (44.74%) Mentoring
8 32 (42.11%) Jenkins
9 30 (39.47%) DV Cleared
10 29 (38.16%) Red Hat
11 28 (36.84%) Software Engineering
12 27 (35.53%) OO
12 27 (35.53%) Python
12 27 (35.53%) OOD
12 27 (35.53%) CentOS
12 27 (35.53%) AWS
12 27 (35.53%) Ansible
13 26 (34.21%) Test Automation
13 26 (34.21%) C++
14 25 (32.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 25 (32.89%) Technical Leadership
15 24 (31.58%) C
16 23 (30.26%) Open Source
17 19 (25.00%) Business Development
18 18 (23.68%) Line Management
19 17 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (22.37%) Apache NiFi
20 16 (21.05%) Cybersecurity

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.26%) Apache
2 4 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.95%) JBoss
3 3 (3.95%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.32%) Figma
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 27 (35.53%) AWS
2 7 (9.21%) AWS Fargate
2 7 (9.21%) OpenShift
3 6 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (7.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 6 (7.89%) Amazon S3
3 6 (7.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 6 (7.89%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (7.89%) Route 53
3 6 (7.89%) Serverless
3 6 (7.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (6.58%) SaaS
5 4 (5.26%) Azure
6 2 (2.63%) Mavenlink
7 1 (1.32%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) VPN
2 3 (3.95%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.95%) Intranet
2 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.95%) VoIP
3 1 (1.32%) 5G
3 1 (1.32%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.32%) Wireless
3 1 (1.32%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (9.21%) MySQL
4 6 (7.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (7.89%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.89%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.63%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 73 (96.05%) JIRA
2 32 (42.11%) Jenkins
3 12 (15.79%) Bitbucket Server
4 8 (10.53%) JUnit
5 7 (9.21%) Artifactory
5 7 (9.21%) Bitbucket
5 7 (9.21%) GitLab
5 7 (9.21%) SonarQube
5 7 (9.21%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (9.21%) Vagrant
6 6 (7.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (7.89%) Mockito
7 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.95%) Arquillian
8 3 (3.95%) EasyMock
8 3 (3.95%) Maven
8 3 (3.95%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.63%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.63%) JMeter
9 2 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 9 (11.84%) Public Sector
2 4 (5.26%) Local Government
2 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.95%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) German Language
4 2 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (32.89%) Software Engineer
2 14 (18.42%) Scrum Master
3 13 (17.11%) Developer
4 9 (11.84%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Principal Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Principal Software Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Lead Software Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Java Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Python Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Python Software Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (3.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.63%) AWS Developer
9 2 (2.63%) JIRA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.37%) Apache NiFi
2 14 (18.42%) Kafka
3 11 (14.47%) J2EE
4 9 (11.84%) Velocity
5 8 (10.53%) Spring
6 7 (9.21%) AngularJS
7 6 (7.89%) RESTful
8 5 (6.58%) EJB
8 5 (6.58%) JSF
9 4 (5.26%) CSS
10 3 (3.95%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (3.95%) GWT
10 3 (3.95%) HTML
10 3 (3.95%) Java EE
10 3 (3.95%) MicroProfile
10 3 (3.95%) React
10 3 (3.95%) Spring Boot
10 3 (3.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (3.95%) Web Services
11 2 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) User Experience
2 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.95%) Wiki
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.63%) PKI
5 1 (1.32%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 37 (48.68%) Linux
2 27 (35.53%) CentOS
3 25 (32.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (9.21%) CoreOS
4 7 (9.21%) Windows
5 5 (6.58%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (68.42%) Scrum
3 47 (61.84%) DevOps
4 34 (44.74%) Mentoring
5 28 (36.84%) Software Engineering
6 27 (35.53%) OO
6 27 (35.53%) OOD
7 26 (34.21%) Test Automation
8 25 (32.89%) Technical Leadership
9 23 (30.26%) Open Source
10 19 (25.00%) Business Development
11 18 (23.68%) Line Management
12 17 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
14 14 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (18.42%) User Stories
15 13 (17.11%) Kanban
15 13 (17.11%) Microservices
15 13 (17.11%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 12 (15.79%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 52 (68.42%) Java
2 27 (35.53%) Python
3 26 (34.21%) C++
4 24 (31.58%) C
5 10 (13.16%) SQL
6 8 (10.53%) Bash Shell
6 8 (10.53%) PL/SQL
7 6 (7.89%) Ruby
8 5 (6.58%) Java 8
9 2 (2.63%) Perl
9 2 (2.63%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.32%) C#
10 1 (1.32%) Go
10 1 (1.32%) PHP
10 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (55.26%) Security Cleared
2 30 (39.47%) DV Cleared
3 15 (19.74%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.58%) AWS Certification
5 2 (2.63%) Degree
6 1 (1.32%) MCSA
6 1 (1.32%) MCSE
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.32%) OCA
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 37 (48.68%) Docker
2 8 (10.53%) VirtualBox
3 7 (9.21%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.21%) GlusterFS
4 5 (6.58%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.95%) XenApp
6 2 (2.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (35.53%) Ansible
2 7 (9.21%) Kubernetes
2 7 (9.21%) Terraform
3 6 (7.89%) Nagios
4 1 (1.32%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 29 (38.16%) Red Hat
2 10 (13.16%) Atlassian
3 9 (11.84%) VMware
4 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 7 (9.21%) Capita
5 7 (9.21%) Oracle
5 7 (9.21%) Splunk
6 6 (7.89%) AppDynamics
6 6 (7.89%) New Relic
7 3 (3.95%) Citrix
8 1 (1.32%) Siemens
8 1 (1.32%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.32%) Veeam