Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 237 326
Rank change year-on-year +17 +89 +7
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 121 110 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.18% 1.01% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.71% 4.53% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 102 92 23
South West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +26.98%
10th Percentile £31,375 £35,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
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 1804 2429 2433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.56% 22.26% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1485 2050 2069
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £25,050 £25,500 £24,950
90th Percentile £58,250 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +37 65 £46,000 -8.00% 3
Bristol +14 46 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Wiltshire -12 5 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Somerset -2 3 £49,000 +8.89%
Dorset - 2 £33,750 -
Confluence
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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.

1 120 (99.17%) JIRA
2 113 (93.39%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (53.72%) Scrum
4 60 (49.59%) Java
5 54 (44.63%) Git (software)
6 50 (41.32%) Finance
7 48 (39.67%) TDD
7 48 (39.67%) XML
8 46 (38.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 42 (34.71%) JavaScript
10 40 (33.06%) JUnit
11 38 (31.40%) DevOps
12 35 (28.93%) HTML
13 34 (28.10%) CSS
13 34 (28.10%) Linux
13 34 (28.10%) JSON
14 33 (27.27%) TeamCity
15 31 (25.62%) Test Automation
15 31 (25.62%) Atlassian
15 31 (25.62%) MySQL
16 30 (24.79%) Spring
17 29 (23.97%) BDD
18 28 (23.14%) C#
18 28 (23.14%) Web Services
18 28 (23.14%) Python
19 27 (22.31%) SOAP
19 27 (22.31%) Cucumber
20 26 (21.49%) Kanban
21 25 (20.66%) Amazon AWS
21 25 (20.66%) Software Engineering

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 20 (16.53%) Mule
1 20 (16.53%) Mule ESB
2 19 (15.70%) Apache
3 11 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 10 (8.26%) Anypoint
4 10 (8.26%) GlassFish
4 10 (8.26%) WebLogic
4 10 (8.26%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.83%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 25 (20.66%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.92%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (9.92%) SaaS
3 11 (9.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 11 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 9 (7.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (3.31%) BrowserStack
5 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (2.48%) Sauce Labs
7 2 (1.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (1.65%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.65%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.65%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.65%) Route 53
7 2 (1.65%) Serverless
8 1 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.13%) DNS
2 2 (1.65%) HTTP
2 2 (1.65%) SMS
2 2 (1.65%) SSL
2 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.65%) VPN
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.83%) Firewall
3 1 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.83%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.83%) IPv4
3 1 (0.83%) IPv6
3 1 (0.83%) SNMP
3 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.62%) MySQL
2 15 (12.40%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (12.40%) Relational Database
3 13 (10.74%) SQL Server
4 12 (9.92%) MongoDB
5 11 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.48%) Big Data
6 3 (2.48%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.65%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.65%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.83%) Flink
8 1 (0.83%) Infinispan
8 1 (0.83%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.83%) MySQL Workbench
8 1 (0.83%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 120 (99.17%) JIRA
2 54 (44.63%) Git (software)
3 46 (38.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 40 (33.06%) JUnit
5 33 (27.27%) TeamCity
6 27 (22.31%) Cucumber
7 25 (20.66%) Jenkins
8 15 (12.40%) SoapUI
9 14 (11.57%) JMeter
10 13 (10.74%) Bitbucket
10 13 (10.74%) Mercurial
10 13 (10.74%) Subversion
11 12 (9.92%) Appium
11 12 (9.92%) Calabash
11 12 (9.92%) Gatling
11 12 (9.92%) Gradle
11 12 (9.92%) JBehave
11 12 (9.92%) Maven
11 12 (9.92%) SpecFlow
12 11 (9.09%) Eclipse
General
1 50 (41.32%) Finance
2 24 (19.83%) Banking
3 21 (17.36%) Marketing
4 20 (16.53%) Electronics
4 20 (16.53%) Manufacturing
4 20 (16.53%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.48%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.83%) Games
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (43.80%) Developer
2 23 (19.01%) Software Engineer
3 16 (13.22%) Java Developer
4 13 (10.74%) Lead Developer
4 13 (10.74%) Lead Java Developer
4 13 (10.74%) PHP Developer
4 13 (10.74%) Tester
5 12 (9.92%) Automation Tester
5 12 (9.92%) Developer in Test
5 12 (9.92%) Test Automation Developer
6 11 (9.09%) Analyst
6 11 (9.09%) Team Leader
7 10 (8.26%) AWS Engineer
7 10 (8.26%) Development Team Leader
7 10 (8.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (8.26%) Software Development Team Leader
7 10 (8.26%) Software Team Leader
8 8 (6.61%) Angular Developer
8 8 (6.61%) Java Development Team Leader
8 8 (6.61%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (39.67%) XML
2 35 (28.93%) HTML
3 34 (28.10%) CSS
3 34 (28.10%) JSON
4 30 (24.79%) Spring
5 28 (23.14%) Web Services
6 27 (22.31%) SOAP
7 23 (19.01%) JMS
8 21 (17.36%) React
8 21 (17.36%) Redux
8 21 (17.36%) REST
9 20 (16.53%) EJB
9 20 (16.53%) Hibernate
10 13 (10.74%) CSS3
10 13 (10.74%) DHTML
10 13 (10.74%) HTML5
10 13 (10.74%) jQuery
10 13 (10.74%) Kendo UI
10 13 (10.74%) Node.js
11 12 (9.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.36%) Greenfield Project
1 21 (17.36%) iPad
2 9 (7.44%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (6.61%) Wiki
4 4 (3.31%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.65%) CESG
5 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.65%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.65%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.83%) Clustering
6 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.83%) PMI
6 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (28.10%) Linux
2 15 (12.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (11.57%) CentOS
3 14 (11.57%) Windows
3 14 (11.57%) Windows Server
4 13 (10.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.31%) Android
5 4 (3.31%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.31%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.31%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.65%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.83%) Debian
7 1 (0.83%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (93.39%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (53.72%) Scrum
3 48 (39.67%) TDD
4 38 (31.40%) DevOps
5 31 (25.62%) Test Automation
6 29 (23.97%) BDD
7 26 (21.49%) Kanban
8 25 (20.66%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (20.66%) Microservices
8 25 (20.66%) MVC
8 25 (20.66%) Software Engineering
9 22 (18.18%) User Stories
10 20 (16.53%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (16.53%) Digital Marketing
10 20 (16.53%) OO
10 20 (16.53%) Programme Management
11 19 (15.70%) Release Management
12 18 (14.88%) SOA
13 15 (12.40%) Service Delivery
14 14 (11.57%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 60 (49.59%) Java
2 42 (34.71%) JavaScript
3 28 (23.14%) C#
3 28 (23.14%) Python
4 19 (15.70%) PHP
5 16 (13.22%) SQL
6 15 (12.40%) PowerShell
7 14 (11.57%) C
7 14 (11.57%) Ruby
8 11 (9.09%) Groovy
9 10 (8.26%) XPath
10 8 (6.61%) Bash Shell
11 7 (5.79%) C++
12 3 (2.48%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.83%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 16 (13.22%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.40%) Degree
2 15 (12.40%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) CCNA
3 2 (1.65%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.65%) RHCE
3 2 (1.65%) RHCSA
3 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) ISEB
4 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.31%) Docker
1 4 (3.31%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (3.31%) vSphere
2 2 (1.65%) GlusterFS
2 2 (1.65%) KVM
2 2 (1.65%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.83%) Gluster
3 1 (0.83%) iptables
Systems Management
1 10 (8.26%) CloudHub
2 4 (3.31%) WSUS
3 3 (2.48%) Ansible
3 3 (2.48%) Nagios
4 2 (1.65%) Grafana
4 2 (1.65%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.65%) OSSEC
4 2 (1.65%) Puppet
4 2 (1.65%) Terraform
5 1 (0.83%) Check_MK
5 1 (0.83%) Graylog
5 1 (0.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.83%) Icinga
5 1 (0.83%) Kibana
5 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.83%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.83%) StackStorm
Vendors
1 31 (25.62%) Atlassian
2 20 (16.53%) Google
2 20 (16.53%) SAP
3 15 (12.40%) Red Hat
4 13 (10.74%) Oracle
4 13 (10.74%) Zend
5 10 (8.26%) Apple
5 10 (8.26%) IBM
5 10 (8.26%) MuleSoft
6 5 (4.13%) HP
7 4 (3.31%) VMware
7 4 (3.31%) Xamarin
8 3 (2.48%) New Relic
9 2 (1.65%) Cisco
10 1 (0.83%) BroadSoft
10 1 (0.83%) Polycom
10 1 (0.83%) Qualys
10 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.83%) Sonus
10 1 (0.83%) Splunk