Period
to 28 January 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 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South West
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 184 237 251
Rank change year-on-year +53 +14 -15
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 112 79 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.30% 0.80% 0.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.45% 5.58% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 91 34 85
South West median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.91% +11.96% -3.16%
10th Percentile £33,000 £35,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £88,500 £58,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

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 1,326 1,416 1,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.43% 14.31% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,061 1,175 1,453
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,300 £58,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +3.74%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
Gloucestershire 0 56 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Wiltshire +8 24 £50,000 +3.09% 5
Dorset +12 17 £55,000 - 2
Bristol +30 7 £40,000 -30.43% 9
Devon +2 5 £45,000 +25.00% 3
Somerset +13 3 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 109 (97.32%) JIRA
2 78 (69.64%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (50.89%) Atlassian
4 54 (48.21%) Scrum
5 43 (38.39%) Finance
6 41 (36.61%) ITIL
7 40 (35.71%) Linux
8 39 (34.82%) Bitbucket
9 36 (32.14%) Python
10 32 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 32 (28.57%) Java
11 31 (27.68%) Windows
11 31 (27.68%) Azure
12 30 (26.79%) SharePoint
12 30 (26.79%) Office 365
13 29 (25.89%) CRM
13 29 (25.89%) SQL Server
13 29 (25.89%) Security Cleared
13 29 (25.89%) Software Engineering
14 27 (24.11%) JavaScript
15 25 (22.32%) Jenkins
15 25 (22.32%) Problem-Solving
16 24 (21.43%) C#
16 24 (21.43%) DNS
17 23 (20.54%) Scaled Agile Framework
18 22 (19.64%) DevOps
18 22 (19.64%) SQL
19 21 (18.75%) Microsoft
19 21 (18.75%) Service Management
19 21 (18.75%) DV Cleared

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 30 (26.79%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.71%) Apache
2 12 (10.71%) CMS
2 12 (10.71%) Drupal
3 4 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.89%) nginx
5 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) PlantUML
2 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (10.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (4.46%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 31 (27.68%) Azure
2 30 (26.79%) Office 365
3 21 (18.75%) AWS
4 11 (9.82%) Azure Stack
4 11 (9.82%) OneDrive
5 6 (5.36%) IaaS
6 4 (3.57%) Slack
7 2 (1.79%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (1.79%) SaaS
8 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.89%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.89%) GitHub
8 1 (0.89%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.89%) PaaS
8 1 (0.89%) Route 53
8 1 (0.89%) Serverless
8 1 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (21.43%) DNS
2 15 (13.39%) Skype
3 12 (10.71%) DHCP
3 12 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 11 (9.82%) NetScaler
5 9 (8.04%) Firewall
6 7 (6.25%) IPsec
6 7 (6.25%) VLAN
6 7 (6.25%) VPN
7 6 (5.36%) IPv4
7 6 (5.36%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (4.46%) Internet
9 4 (3.57%) GoToMeeting
10 3 (2.68%) 3GPP
10 3 (2.68%) 802.11
10 3 (2.68%) 802.15
10 3 (2.68%) Bluetooth
10 3 (2.68%) MQTT
10 3 (2.68%) NFC
10 3 (2.68%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.50%) MySQL
3 4 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.79%) Big Data
4 2 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.89%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.89%) DB2
5 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 109 (97.32%) JIRA
2 39 (34.82%) Bitbucket
3 25 (22.32%) Jenkins
4 20 (17.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (13.39%) Bitbucket Server
6 14 (12.50%) JUnit
7 13 (11.61%) Git (software)
8 11 (9.82%) Visual Studio
9 9 (8.04%) EasyMock
9 9 (8.04%) Selenium
10 7 (6.25%) NUnit
11 6 (5.36%) JMeter
11 6 (5.36%) LoadRunner
11 6 (5.36%) SpecFlow
11 6 (5.36%) TestRail
11 6 (5.36%) Zephyr
12 5 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (3.57%) Gradle
14 3 (2.68%) Cucumber
14 3 (2.68%) Maven
General
1 43 (38.39%) Finance
2 15 (13.39%) Manufacturing
3 12 (10.71%) Public Sector
4 10 (8.93%) Electronics
4 10 (8.93%) Marketing
4 10 (8.93%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.46%) Military
6 3 (2.68%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.79%) Banking
8 1 (0.89%) Back Office
8 1 (0.89%) Games
8 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (23.21%) Software Engineer
2 20 (17.86%) Architect
2 20 (17.86%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (10.71%) Developer
4 11 (9.82%) Analyst
5 8 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 7 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) Scrum Master
6 7 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (5.36%) QA Analyst
7 6 (5.36%) Salesforce Architect
7 6 (5.36%) Salesforce Solution Architect
8 5 (4.46%) IT Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.46%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.86%) .NET
2 17 (15.18%) Spring
3 15 (13.39%) REST
4 11 (9.82%) Apache NiFi
4 11 (9.82%) EJB
4 11 (9.82%) JSF
5 10 (8.93%) CSS
5 10 (8.93%) HTML
5 10 (8.93%) Java EE
6 8 (7.14%) SOAP
7 7 (6.25%) Node.js
7 7 (6.25%) Visualforce
8 6 (5.36%) Gherkin
8 6 (5.36%) React
9 5 (4.46%) .NET Framework
9 5 (4.46%) WPF
10 4 (3.57%) .NET Core
10 4 (3.57%) Entity Framework
10 4 (3.57%) HTML5
10 4 (3.57%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.61%) Wiki
3 3 (2.68%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.68%) e-Learning
3 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.68%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (1.79%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.89%) CESG
5 1 (0.89%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.89%) PKI
5 1 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (35.71%) Linux
2 31 (27.68%) Windows
3 15 (13.39%) CentOS
3 15 (13.39%) Unix
3 15 (13.39%) Windows Server
4 13 (11.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (9.82%) Mac OS
6 9 (8.04%) Windows 10
6 9 (8.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.68%) FreeRTOS
7 3 (2.68%) ThreadX
7 3 (2.68%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.79%) Solaris
9 1 (0.89%) Android
9 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.89%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.89%) Debian
9 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (69.64%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (48.21%) Scrum
3 41 (36.61%) ITIL
4 29 (25.89%) CRM
4 29 (25.89%) Software Engineering
5 25 (22.32%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (20.54%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 22 (19.64%) DevOps
8 21 (18.75%) Service Management
9 19 (16.96%) ITIL V3
9 19 (16.96%) Technical Architecture
10 18 (16.07%) Architecture Roadmap
10 18 (16.07%) Enterprise Architecture
10 18 (16.07%) Feasibility Study
10 18 (16.07%) IT Strategy
11 17 (15.18%) Kanban
11 17 (15.18%) OOD
12 16 (14.29%) OO
13 15 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (13.39%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 36 (32.14%) Python
2 32 (28.57%) Java
3 27 (24.11%) JavaScript
4 24 (21.43%) C#
5 22 (19.64%) SQL
6 20 (17.86%) C
7 19 (16.96%) PowerShell
8 18 (16.07%) C++
9 12 (10.71%) PHP
10 7 (6.25%) Apex Code
10 7 (6.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.89%) C-shell
11 1 (0.89%) Java 8
11 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.89%) Ruby
11 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (25.89%) Security Cleared
2 21 (18.75%) DV Cleared
3 17 (15.18%) Degree
4 13 (11.61%) ISTQB
5 12 (10.71%) RHCE
6 11 (9.82%) CCA
6 11 (9.82%) MCP
7 8 (7.14%) SC Cleared
8 6 (5.36%) CCNA
8 6 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (5.36%) ISEB
8 6 (5.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (5.36%) MCSA
8 6 (5.36%) MCSE
8 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (4.46%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.89%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.89%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 6 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 32 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 17 (15.18%) Hyper-V
3 13 (11.61%) Docker
3 13 (11.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (9.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (9.82%) XenApp
5 8 (7.14%) vSphere
6 5 (4.46%) Firmware
6 5 (4.46%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.57%) VirtualBox
7 4 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.89%) Btrfs
8 1 (0.89%) Corosync
8 1 (0.89%) DRBD
8 1 (0.89%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.89%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (9.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 11 (9.82%) SCOM
1 11 (9.82%) SCOrch
2 8 (7.14%) Ansible
2 8 (7.14%) SCCM
3 6 (5.36%) WSUS
4 5 (4.46%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.68%) Puppet
6 2 (1.79%) Nagios
6 2 (1.79%) vRealize
7 1 (0.89%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.89%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.89%) Icinga
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.89%) OSSEC
7 1 (0.89%) Terraform
7 1 (0.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 57 (50.89%) Atlassian
2 21 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 19 (16.96%) Salesforce.com
3 19 (16.96%) VMware
4 16 (14.29%) SAP
5 15 (13.39%) Red Hat
6 14 (12.50%) Oracle
7 12 (10.71%) MuleSoft
8 11 (9.82%) Splunk
9 7 (6.25%) Cisco
10 6 (5.36%) Apple
10 6 (5.36%) Sage
11 5 (4.46%) Citrix
12 1 (0.89%) HP
12 1 (0.89%) New Relic
12 1 (0.89%) Sybase