Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South West
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 215 305
Rank change year-on-year +27 +90 +24
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 172 117 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.59% 1.15% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.52% 6.32% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 116 109 37
South West median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% -5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £36,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £71,250 £60,000
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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,806 1,851 2,686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.74% 18.19% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,424 1,563 2,267
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,495 £61,750
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 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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +18 73 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Wiltshire +32 41 £50,000 - 3
Bristol 0 37 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Devon +18 7 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Dorset - 4 - - 2
Cornwall - 2 £32,500 - 5
Somerset +18 1 £30,000 -40.00%
Avon - 1 £42,500 -
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 West region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 172 (100.00%) JIRA
2 155 (90.12%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (56.98%) Java
4 78 (45.35%) Linux
5 68 (39.53%) Scrum
6 62 (36.05%) Python
7 61 (35.47%) C
7 61 (35.47%) Security Cleared
8 58 (33.72%) Atlassian
9 55 (31.98%) Software Engineering
9 55 (31.98%) DV Cleared
10 54 (31.40%) Jenkins
10 54 (31.40%) SQL
11 53 (30.81%) DevOps
12 52 (30.23%) Git (software)
12 52 (30.23%) JavaScript
13 51 (29.65%) JUnit
14 47 (27.33%) C++
15 46 (26.74%) Bitbucket
16 45 (26.16%) EJB
17 44 (25.58%) HTML
17 44 (25.58%) Spring
18 43 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 43 (25.00%) CSS
19 42 (24.42%) JSF
20 39 (22.67%) Waterfall
21 38 (22.09%) REST
22 36 (20.93%) TDD
22 36 (20.93%) XML
23 35 (20.35%) C#

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 29 (16.86%) Apache
1 29 (16.86%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (8.72%) JBoss
3 8 (4.65%) GlassFish
3 8 (4.65%) OpenStack
3 8 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.49%) MS Project Server
4 6 (3.49%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.49%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.91%) Anypoint
5 5 (2.91%) Mule
5 5 (2.91%) Mule ESB
5 5 (2.91%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.74%) IIS
7 2 (1.16%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.16%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.16%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.16%) GeoServer
7 2 (1.16%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.16%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.40%) Amazon SQS
3 8 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.07%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (3.49%) Heroku
5 6 (3.49%) Slack
6 5 (2.91%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (2.33%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (1.74%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (1.16%) npm
9 2 (1.16%) NuGet
9 2 (1.16%) OpenShift
9 2 (1.16%) SaaS
9 2 (1.16%) Serverless
10 1 (0.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.88%) 3GPP
1 17 (9.88%) 802.11
1 17 (9.88%) 802.15
1 17 (9.88%) Bluetooth
1 17 (9.88%) MQTT
1 17 (9.88%) Wi-Fi
1 17 (9.88%) ZigBee
2 8 (4.65%) SMS
3 4 (2.33%) Firewall
3 4 (2.33%) HTTP
3 4 (2.33%) SSL
3 4 (2.33%) VPN
4 2 (1.16%) Internet
4 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.58%) DHCP
5 1 (0.58%) DNS
5 1 (0.58%) Skype
5 1 (0.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.77%) MySQL
2 28 (16.28%) SQL Server
3 25 (14.53%) MongoDB
4 20 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (8.14%) Relational Database
6 9 (5.23%) NoSQL
6 9 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (4.65%) Neo4j
8 6 (3.49%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (3.49%) MySQL Workbench
8 6 (3.49%) OrientDB
8 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (2.33%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.74%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 172 (100.00%) JIRA
2 54 (31.40%) Jenkins
3 52 (30.23%) Git (software)
4 51 (29.65%) JUnit
5 46 (26.74%) Bitbucket
6 43 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 23 (13.37%) Cucumber
8 20 (11.63%) Maven
9 19 (11.05%) EasyMock
10 15 (8.72%) Eclipse
11 11 (6.40%) SoapUI
12 9 (5.23%) Selenium
13 8 (4.65%) JMeter
13 8 (4.65%) TeamCity
14 7 (4.07%) Jasmine
15 6 (3.49%) Gatling
15 6 (3.49%) LoadRunner
15 6 (3.49%) Mockito
15 6 (3.49%) Visual Studio
16 5 (2.91%) IntelliJ
General
1 19 (11.05%) Finance
2 15 (8.72%) Retail
3 6 (3.49%) Banking
3 6 (3.49%) Marketing
4 4 (2.33%) Back Office
4 4 (2.33%) Legal
5 3 (1.74%) Billing
5 3 (1.74%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (34.30%) Developer
2 43 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 27 (15.70%) Analyst
4 24 (13.95%) Test Analyst
5 23 (13.37%) Java Developer
6 18 (10.47%) C# Developer
6 18 (10.47%) Software Developer
7 17 (9.88%) Embedded Engineer
7 17 (9.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 17 (9.88%) Java Engineer
8 16 (9.30%) Java Software Engineer
9 14 (8.14%) Test Engineer
10 13 (7.56%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (6.98%) Applications Developer
12 10 (5.81%) Angular Developer
12 10 (5.81%) Java Applications Developer
12 10 (5.81%) JavaScript Developer
13 9 (5.23%) Applications Engineer
13 9 (5.23%) Full Stack Developer
13 9 (5.23%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (26.16%) EJB
2 44 (25.58%) HTML
2 44 (25.58%) Spring
3 43 (25.00%) CSS
4 42 (24.42%) JSF
5 38 (22.09%) REST
6 36 (20.93%) XML
7 33 (19.19%) Java EE
7 33 (19.19%) JSON
7 33 (19.19%) Web Services
8 31 (18.02%) AngularJS
9 21 (12.21%) .NET
9 21 (12.21%) Hibernate
10 17 (9.88%) 802.1X
10 17 (9.88%) HTML5
11 16 (9.30%) SOAP
12 15 (8.72%) XSD
12 15 (8.72%) XSLT
13 14 (8.14%) JMS
13 14 (8.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.79%) Wiki
2 13 (7.56%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.23%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (4.65%) User Experience
7 6 (3.49%) Fintech
8 4 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.33%) iPad
8 4 (2.33%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.16%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.16%) RIA
10 1 (0.58%) CESG
10 1 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Licensing
10 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 78 (45.35%) Linux
2 28 (16.28%) CentOS
3 24 (13.95%) Windows
4 21 (12.21%) Unix
5 17 (9.88%) FreeRTOS
5 17 (9.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (9.88%) ThreadX
6 2 (1.16%) Android
6 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.16%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (90.12%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (39.53%) Scrum
3 55 (31.98%) Software Engineering
4 53 (30.81%) DevOps
5 39 (22.67%) Waterfall
6 36 (20.93%) TDD
7 34 (19.77%) Test Automation
8 33 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (16.86%) OO
9 29 (16.86%) Open Source
10 27 (15.70%) Information Assurance
11 26 (15.12%) ITIL
12 25 (14.53%) Project Management
13 22 (12.79%) SDLC
14 21 (12.21%) OOD
14 21 (12.21%) Service Delivery
15 20 (11.63%) DSDM
16 18 (10.47%) UML
16 18 (10.47%) Validation
17 17 (9.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 98 (56.98%) Java
2 62 (36.05%) Python
3 61 (35.47%) C
4 54 (31.40%) SQL
5 52 (30.23%) JavaScript
6 47 (27.33%) C++
7 35 (20.35%) C#
8 28 (16.28%) Bash Shell
9 18 (10.47%) Objective-C
10 15 (8.72%) PHP
11 14 (8.14%) Ruby
12 12 (6.98%) PowerShell
13 9 (5.23%) Groovy
14 7 (4.07%) PL/SQL
14 7 (4.07%) Scala
14 7 (4.07%) TypeScript
15 6 (3.49%) Apex Code
15 6 (3.49%) Java 8
15 6 (3.49%) VBA
16 5 (2.91%) XPath
Qualifications
1 61 (35.47%) Security Cleared
2 55 (31.98%) DV Cleared
3 20 (11.63%) Degree
4 15 (8.72%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.65%) ISTQB
6 7 (4.07%) MCP
6 7 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.74%) ISEB
9 1 (0.58%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.58%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.07%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) GCP
2 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.16%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (15.70%) Docker
2 2 (1.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.16%) GlusterFS
3 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.58%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 22 (12.79%) Puppet
2 16 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (5.81%) Kibana
4 8 (4.65%) Kubernetes
5 6 (3.49%) HP ALM
6 5 (2.91%) Ansible
7 3 (1.74%) CloudHub
7 3 (1.74%) Terraform
7 3 (1.74%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.16%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.16%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (1.16%) Mesos
8 2 (1.16%) Nagios
9 1 (0.58%) OSSEC
9 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (33.72%) Atlassian
2 29 (16.86%) Oracle
3 28 (16.28%) Red Hat
4 19 (11.05%) Capita
5 12 (6.98%) Microsoft
6 10 (5.81%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (5.23%) IBM
8 7 (4.07%) HP
9 6 (3.49%) Google
10 5 (2.91%) CA
10 5 (2.91%) MuleSoft
11 4 (2.33%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (2.33%) Micro Focus
11 4 (2.33%) New Relic
11 4 (2.33%) SAP
12 3 (1.74%) Apple
12 3 (1.74%) TOWER Software
13 2 (1.16%) Hortonworks
13 2 (1.16%) Sencha
13 2 (1.16%) Sitecore