Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South West
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 231 318
Rank change year-on-year -7 +87 +26
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 91 116 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.90% 1.10% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.14% 5.12% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 83 101 22
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -32.69%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,625
90th Percentile £59,750 £70,000 £74,625
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,770 2,264 2,406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.59% 21.54% 21.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,462 1,925 2,069
South West median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £48,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +5.88%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Confluence as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Confluence in the South West.

Salary trend for Confluence in the South West

Confluence
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in the South West over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 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
Gloucestershire +9 46 £45,000 +2.86% 8
Bristol +4 25 £52,500 +31.25% 6
Wiltshire -6 11 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Dorset - 5 £35,000 - 1
Somerset -4 2 £49,500 +10.00%
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 91 (100.00%) JIRA
2 82 (90.11%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (58.24%) Java
4 43 (47.25%) Scrum
5 41 (45.05%) Python
6 39 (42.86%) DevOps
7 36 (39.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 34 (37.36%) JUnit
9 32 (35.16%) Linux
9 32 (35.16%) Git (software)
10 30 (32.97%) TDD
10 30 (32.97%) Jenkins
11 27 (29.67%) JavaScript
11 27 (29.67%) Atlassian
12 24 (26.37%) Test Automation
12 24 (26.37%) Security Cleared
12 24 (26.37%) C
12 24 (26.37%) XML
13 23 (25.27%) MySQL
14 22 (24.18%) SQL
14 22 (24.18%) Finance
14 22 (24.18%) DV Cleared
14 22 (24.18%) Spring
14 22 (24.18%) Software Engineering
14 22 (24.18%) REST
15 20 (21.98%) JSON
16 19 (20.88%) Service Delivery
16 19 (20.88%) ITIL
17 18 (19.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 18 (19.78%) Continuous Integration

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 16 (17.58%) Apache
2 12 (13.19%) Mule
2 12 (13.19%) Mule ESB
3 7 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.59%) Anypoint
4 6 (6.59%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (6.59%) GlassFish
4 6 (6.59%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.59%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.49%) JBoss
6 2 (2.20%) IIS
7 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) HipChat
1 2 (2.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.58%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.69%) SaaS
3 5 (5.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 5 (5.49%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.49%) OpenShift
3 5 (5.49%) Serverless
4 4 (4.40%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (4.40%) Amazon S3
4 4 (4.40%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (4.40%) Route 53
4 4 (4.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (3.30%) Heroku
6 2 (2.20%) npm
6 2 (2.20%) Slack
6 2 (2.20%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (1.10%) BrowserStack
7 1 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) 3GPP
1 5 (5.49%) 802.11
1 5 (5.49%) 802.15
1 5 (5.49%) Bluetooth
1 5 (5.49%) MQTT
1 5 (5.49%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (5.49%) ZigBee
2 4 (4.40%) HTTP
2 4 (4.40%) SSL
2 4 (4.40%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.40%) VPN
3 3 (3.30%) SMS
4 1 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.10%) IPv4
4 1 (1.10%) IPv6
4 1 (1.10%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.27%) MySQL
2 16 (17.58%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (16.48%) MongoDB
4 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 10 (10.99%) Relational Database
6 7 (7.69%) NoSQL
7 5 (5.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (5.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (4.40%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (4.40%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (4.40%) MySQL Workbench
9 2 (2.20%) MariaDB
10 1 (1.10%) Big Data
10 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.10%) Flink
10 1 (1.10%) Infinispan
10 1 (1.10%) InfluxDB
10 1 (1.10%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 91 (100.00%) JIRA
2 36 (39.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 34 (37.36%) JUnit
4 32 (35.16%) Git (software)
5 30 (32.97%) Jenkins
6 17 (18.68%) Cucumber
7 15 (16.48%) JMeter
7 15 (16.48%) TeamCity
8 12 (13.19%) Gatling
8 12 (13.19%) SpecFlow
9 11 (12.09%) Bitbucket
9 11 (12.09%) SoapUI
10 10 (10.99%) Appium
10 10 (10.99%) Calabash
10 10 (10.99%) JBehave
10 10 (10.99%) Maven
11 8 (8.79%) EasyMock
12 7 (7.69%) Eclipse
12 7 (7.69%) Gradle
13 6 (6.59%) Selenium
General
1 22 (24.18%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Marketing
3 7 (7.69%) Electronics
3 7 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.49%) Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Legal
5 2 (2.20%) Retail
6 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 29 (31.87%) Developer
2 18 (19.78%) Software Engineer
3 13 (14.29%) Tester
4 10 (10.99%) Automation Tester
4 10 (10.99%) Developer in Test
4 10 (10.99%) Test Automation Developer
5 9 (9.89%) Test Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) Java Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Team Leader
8 6 (6.59%) Development Team Leader
8 6 (6.59%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.59%) Software Development Team Leader
8 6 (6.59%) Software Team Leader
9 5 (5.49%) Embedded Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.37%) XML
2 22 (24.18%) REST
2 22 (24.18%) Spring
3 20 (21.98%) JSON
4 16 (17.58%) EJB
4 16 (17.58%) Hibernate
4 16 (17.58%) HTML
5 15 (16.48%) CSS
6 14 (15.38%) SOAP
6 14 (15.38%) Web Services
7 12 (13.19%) Java EE
7 12 (13.19%) JSF
8 10 (10.99%) JMS
8 10 (10.99%) JPA
8 10 (10.99%) XSD
8 10 (10.99%) XSLT
9 8 (8.79%) AngularJS
10 7 (7.69%) HTML5
11 6 (6.59%) jQuery
11 6 (6.59%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Wiki
2 5 (5.49%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.49%) iPad
2 5 (5.49%) User Experience
3 4 (4.40%) CESG
3 4 (4.40%) Fintech
3 4 (4.40%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.20%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.10%) Clustering
5 1 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 32 (35.16%) Linux
2 18 (19.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (18.68%) CentOS
4 5 (5.49%) CoreOS
4 5 (5.49%) ThreadX
4 5 (5.49%) Windows
5 4 (4.40%) Windows 10
5 4 (4.40%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.40%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.30%) Android
6 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.10%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.10%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (90.11%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (47.25%) Scrum
3 39 (42.86%) DevOps
4 30 (32.97%) TDD
5 24 (26.37%) Test Automation
6 22 (24.18%) Software Engineering
7 19 (20.88%) ITIL
7 19 (20.88%) Service Delivery
8 18 (19.78%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (18.68%) BDD
10 16 (17.58%) Open Source
10 16 (17.58%) Service Management
11 15 (16.48%) User Stories
11 15 (16.48%) Waterfall
12 13 (14.29%) Kanban
13 12 (13.19%) OO
13 12 (13.19%) Release Management
13 12 (13.19%) SDLC
14 11 (12.09%) MVC
15 10 (10.99%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (58.24%) Java
2 41 (45.05%) Python
3 27 (29.67%) JavaScript
4 24 (26.37%) C
5 22 (24.18%) SQL
6 17 (18.68%) C#
6 17 (18.68%) Ruby
7 16 (17.58%) C++
8 14 (15.38%) Bash Shell
9 12 (13.19%) PHP
10 9 (9.89%) Groovy
11 7 (7.69%) PowerShell
12 6 (6.59%) Objective-C
12 6 (6.59%) XPath
13 5 (5.49%) PL/SQL
14 4 (4.40%) Apex Code
15 3 (3.30%) Apple Swift
16 2 (2.20%) COBOL
16 2 (2.20%) Pascal
16 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (26.37%) Security Cleared
2 22 (24.18%) DV Cleared
3 11 (12.09%) Degree
4 4 (4.40%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (3.30%) ISEB
5 3 (3.30%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.10%) CCNA
7 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.10%) RHCE
7 1 (1.10%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (10.99%) Docker
2 5 (5.49%) GlusterFS
3 4 (4.40%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.40%) VirtualBox
3 4 (4.40%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.40%) vSphere
4 1 (1.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.10%) Gluster
4 1 (1.10%) iptables
4 1 (1.10%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) Puppet
2 7 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 7 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.59%) Ansible
3 6 (6.59%) Nagios
4 5 (5.49%) Kibana
5 4 (4.40%) CloudHub
5 4 (4.40%) OSSEC
5 4 (4.40%) Terraform
5 4 (4.40%) WSUS
6 2 (2.20%) Grafana
7 1 (1.10%) Check_MK
7 1 (1.10%) Graylog
7 1 (1.10%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (1.10%) Icinga
7 1 (1.10%) Pingdom
7 1 (1.10%) StackStorm
Vendors
1 27 (29.67%) Atlassian
2 17 (18.68%) Oracle
2 17 (18.68%) Red Hat
3 9 (9.89%) SAP
4 8 (8.79%) IBM
5 7 (7.69%) HP
6 6 (6.59%) Apple
6 6 (6.59%) MuleSoft
6 6 (6.59%) New Relic
6 6 (6.59%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (4.40%) Google
7 4 (4.40%) VMware
7 4 (4.40%) Zend
8 2 (2.20%) CA
8 2 (2.20%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (2.20%) Micro Focus
8 2 (2.20%) Sitecore
8 2 (2.20%) Xamarin
9 1 (1.10%) Cisco
9 1 (1.10%) PagerDuty