Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 250 323 424
Rank change year-on-year +73 +101 +160
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 2,098 1,716 1,283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.40% 0.98% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.87% 5.78% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,383 1,268 1,041
UK median annual salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.73% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -3.06%

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 23,660 29,694 31,353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.82% 16.95% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18,850 24,499 26,243
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,125 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Confluence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in the UK

Confluence
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Confluence in the UK

Confluence
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Confluence in the UK

Confluence
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the UK over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. 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
England +78 1,971 £55,000 - 304
UK excluding London +92 1,150 £50,000 +5.26% 214
London +52 919 £65,000 +4.00% 104
South East +108 422 £50,000 - 52
North of England +135 350 £49,621 +10.27% 61
North West +107 219 £49,621 +4.47% 33
Yorkshire +108 113 £50,000 +25.00% 24
Midlands +4 106 £45,000 +5.88% 33
East of England +44 92 £50,000 - 15
South West -19 78 £50,000 +8.70% 39
West Midlands -10 64 £40,000 -1.23% 22
Scotland +10 57 £55,000 +4.76% 3
East Midlands +24 41 £50,000 -4.76% 11
Wales +44 30 £48,269 +101.12% 7
North East +22 18 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Northern Ireland -1 11 £62,500 +47.06% 4
Channel Islands - 4 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 with a requirement for Confluence.

1 1,987 (94.71%) JIRA
2 1,586 (75.60%) Agile Software Development
3 796 (37.94%) Scrum
4 654 (31.17%) Jenkins
5 638 (30.41%) Java
6 626 (29.84%) Git (software)
7 599 (28.55%) DevOps
8 520 (24.79%) Test Automation
9 499 (23.78%) Linux
10 496 (23.64%) Finance
11 462 (22.02%) SQL
12 456 (21.73%) JavaScript
12 456 (21.73%) Amazon AWS
13 414 (19.73%) Continuous Integration
14 385 (18.35%) Python
15 366 (17.45%) Atlassian
16 355 (16.92%) Microsoft Azure
17 350 (16.68%) TDD
18 347 (16.54%) Microservices
19 330 (15.73%) HTML
20 327 (15.59%) Windows
21 322 (15.35%) C#
22 320 (15.25%) QA
23 314 (14.97%) Docker
24 310 (14.78%) Selenium
25 299 (14.25%) BDD
26 298 (14.20%) CSS
27 293 (13.97%) Bitbucket
28 277 (13.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
29 276 (13.16%) Degree

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 104 (4.96%) IIS
2 98 (4.67%) Apache
3 61 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 46 (2.19%) Tomcat
5 38 (1.81%) Cloud Foundry
5 38 (1.81%) CMS
5 38 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
6 33 (1.57%) Mule
7 31 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 28 (1.33%) JBoss
8 28 (1.33%) WebSphere
9 22 (1.05%) Anypoint
10 18 (0.86%) Apache Spark
11 17 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 17 (0.81%) Mule ESB
12 15 (0.71%) nginx
13 13 (0.62%) Apache Solr
13 13 (0.62%) EPiServer
14 12 (0.57%) WebLogic
15 11 (0.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 117 (5.58%) Microsoft Office
2 74 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 64 (3.05%) MS Visio
4 45 (2.14%) Microsoft Project
5 43 (2.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 17 (0.81%) HipChat
7 15 (0.71%) Photoshop
8 9 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 9 (0.43%) InVision
9 4 (0.19%) Open Workbench
10 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.095%) Chatbot
12 1 (0.048%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 29 (1.38%) Magento
2 20 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
3 13 (0.62%) HFM
4 12 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (0.29%) SAP PSCD
7 5 (0.24%) SAP FI-CA
8 4 (0.19%) Loan IQ
8 4 (0.19%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.095%) Teamcenter
10 1 (0.048%) Adobe Campaign
10 1 (0.048%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.048%) ION MarketView
10 1 (0.048%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.048%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.048%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.048%) Remedy AR System
10 1 (0.048%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.048%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 456 (21.73%) Amazon AWS
2 355 (16.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 128 (6.10%) GitHub
4 113 (5.39%) AWS CloudFormation
5 111 (5.29%) Amazon EC2
6 107 (5.10%) Amazon S3
7 101 (4.81%) Slack
8 95 (4.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 91 (4.34%) Azure Active Directory
10 90 (4.29%) Amazon SQS
11 88 (4.19%) Google Cloud Platform
12 78 (3.72%) SaaS
13 68 (3.24%) PaaS
14 62 (2.96%) Office 365
15 60 (2.86%) OpenShift
16 57 (2.72%) Serverless
17 49 (2.34%) IaaS
18 48 (2.29%) npm
19 43 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
20 28 (1.33%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.43%) Firewall
2 37 (1.76%) Internet
3 28 (1.33%) DNS
4 25 (1.19%) HTTP
4 25 (1.19%) SAN
5 16 (0.76%) VPN
6 15 (0.71%) TCP/IP
7 14 (0.67%) LAN
8 13 (0.62%) VLAN
8 13 (0.62%) WAN
9 12 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (0.43%) DHCP
11 7 (0.33%) Wireless
11 7 (0.33%) ZigBee
12 6 (0.29%) 3G
12 6 (0.29%) HTTPS
12 6 (0.29%) ICMP
13 5 (0.24%) 2G
13 5 (0.24%) 802.15
13 5 (0.24%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 134 (6.39%) MySQL
3 113 (5.39%) NoSQL
4 108 (5.15%) Amazon RDS
5 104 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
6 70 (3.34%) Relational Database
7 68 (3.24%) MongoDB
8 60 (2.86%) Big Data
9 56 (2.67%) Redis
10 45 (2.14%) Oracle Database
10 45 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 41 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 40 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (1.48%) RDBMS
14 29 (1.38%) Hadoop
15 28 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 26 (1.24%) Amazon Aurora
17 24 (1.14%) SQLite
18 21 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
19 19 (0.91%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 1,987 (94.71%) JIRA
2 654 (31.17%) Jenkins
3 626 (29.84%) Git (software)
4 310 (14.78%) Selenium
5 293 (13.97%) Bitbucket
6 277 (13.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 213 (10.15%) Cucumber
8 191 (9.10%) JUnit
9 159 (7.58%) Maven
10 158 (7.53%) TeamCity
11 146 (6.96%) Octopus Deploy
12 130 (6.20%) SoapUI
13 129 (6.15%) Subversion
14 113 (5.39%) Sonatype Nexus
15 97 (4.62%) JMeter
16 79 (3.77%) Visual Studio
17 77 (3.67%) Mockito
18 72 (3.43%) Appium
18 72 (3.43%) WebDriver
19 59 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 496 (23.64%) Finance
2 183 (8.72%) Banking
3 173 (8.25%) Retail
4 89 (4.24%) Marketing
5 37 (1.76%) Front Office
6 35 (1.67%) Games
7 31 (1.48%) Telecoms
8 27 (1.29%) Back Office
9 25 (1.19%) Investment Banking
10 24 (1.14%) Legal
11 22 (1.05%) Retail Banking
12 20 (0.95%) Automotive
12 20 (0.95%) Law
13 16 (0.76%) Local Government
14 15 (0.71%) Advertising
15 13 (0.62%) Billing
15 13 (0.62%) Publishing
16 10 (0.48%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.24%) Military
18 3 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 537 (25.60%) Developer
2 269 (12.82%) Analyst
3 182 (8.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 149 (7.10%) Java Developer
5 135 (6.43%) Project Manager
6 128 (6.10%) Business Analyst
7 121 (5.77%) Test Engineer
8 105 (5.00%) Architect
9 86 (4.10%) Software Engineer
10 83 (3.96%) Scrum Master
11 75 (3.57%) Senior Developer
12 74 (3.53%) Tester
13 73 (3.48%) Software Developer
14 65 (3.10%) Java Engineer
15 63 (3.00%) Test Analyst
16 61 (2.91%) .NET Developer
17 60 (2.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 57 (2.72%) Lead Developer
19 54 (2.57%) Full Stack Developer
20 43 (2.05%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (15.73%) HTML
2 298 (14.20%) CSS
3 276 (13.16%) Spring
4 272 (12.96%) REST
5 255 (12.15%) .NET
6 242 (11.53%) AngularJS
7 207 (9.87%) Node.js
8 199 (9.49%) RESTful
8 199 (9.49%) Web Services
9 192 (9.15%) JSON
10 187 (8.91%) SOAP
11 165 (7.86%) React
12 161 (7.67%) HTML5
13 139 (6.63%) Spring Boot
14 116 (5.53%) XML
15 112 (5.34%) jQuery
16 99 (4.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 88 (4.19%) ASP.NET
18 87 (4.15%) Kafka
19 81 (3.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 268 (12.77%) User Experience
2 206 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
3 194 (9.25%) Mobile App
4 85 (4.05%) Fintech
5 83 (3.96%) Private Cloud
6 81 (3.86%) Self-Motivation
7 60 (2.86%) Wiki
8 53 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
9 44 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
10 41 (1.95%) Data Centre
11 34 (1.62%) Linux Command Line
12 32 (1.53%) Cloud Native
13 30 (1.43%) Management Information System
14 26 (1.24%) IVR
15 24 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
16 22 (1.05%) Online Banking
17 21 (1.00%) Virtual Team
18 20 (0.95%) Internet of Things
19 19 (0.91%) CCTV
19 19 (0.91%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 499 (23.78%) Linux
2 327 (15.59%) Windows
3 122 (5.82%) Apple iOS
4 115 (5.48%) Android
5 108 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 95 (4.53%) Unix
7 85 (4.05%) CentOS
8 76 (3.62%) Windows Server
9 41 (1.95%) Ubuntu
10 34 (1.62%) Windows 10
11 14 (0.67%) Mac OS X
12 12 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (0.52%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.38%) Mac OS
15 7 (0.33%) SUSE
15 7 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 5 (0.24%) Debian
16 5 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
17 4 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,586 (75.60%) Agile Software Development
2 796 (37.94%) Scrum
3 599 (28.55%) DevOps
4 520 (24.79%) Test Automation
5 414 (19.73%) Continuous Integration
6 350 (16.68%) TDD
7 347 (16.54%) Microservices
8 299 (14.25%) BDD
9 266 (12.68%) Project Management
10 246 (11.73%) Kanban
11 242 (11.53%) Software Engineering
12 232 (11.06%) Problem-Solving
12 232 (11.06%) SDLC
13 217 (10.34%) Mentoring
14 214 (10.20%) Waterfall
15 173 (8.25%) User Stories
16 161 (7.67%) Business Intelligence
17 152 (7.24%) Open Source
18 151 (7.20%) Computer Science
19 145 (6.91%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 638 (30.41%) Java
2 462 (22.02%) SQL
3 456 (21.73%) JavaScript
4 385 (18.35%) Python
5 322 (15.35%) C#
6 139 (6.63%) C++
7 104 (4.96%) PowerShell
8 101 (4.81%) Java 8
9 87 (4.15%) Bash Shell
10 80 (3.81%) C
11 77 (3.67%) PHP
12 69 (3.29%) Ruby
13 62 (2.96%) ES6
14 53 (2.53%) Perl
15 47 (2.24%) T-SQL
16 46 (2.19%) TypeScript
17 36 (1.72%) PL/SQL
18 34 (1.62%) Shell Script
19 28 (1.33%) Apple Swift
19 28 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 276 (13.16%) Degree
2 94 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 62 (2.96%) Security Cleared
4 58 (2.76%) ISTQB
5 41 (1.95%) SC Cleared
6 36 (1.72%) ISEB
7 26 (1.24%) DV Cleared
8 21 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 19 (0.91%) PMP
10 15 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (0.62%) PMI Certification
12 12 (0.57%) CISSP
12 12 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (0.48%) CISA
13 10 (0.48%) CISM
14 9 (0.43%) APMP
15 8 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
15 8 (0.38%) DBS Check
16 7 (0.33%) AWS Certification
16 7 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 320 (15.25%) QA
2 47 (2.24%) PMO
3 41 (1.95%) GDPR
4 25 (1.19%) SLA
5 24 (1.14%) WCAG
6 12 (0.57%) PSD2
7 9 (0.43%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.29%) MiFID
9 5 (0.24%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.14%) ISO 13485
10 3 (0.14%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.14%) SEPA
11 2 (0.095%) ISO 26262
11 2 (0.095%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.095%) JTAG
12 1 (0.048%) COBIT
12 1 (0.048%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 314 (14.97%) Docker
2 166 (7.91%) Active Directory
3 102 (4.86%) Virtual Machines
4 26 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (0.29%) vSphere
7 5 (0.24%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.19%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.095%) Firmware
9 2 (0.095%) NFS
9 2 (0.095%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.095%) Xen
10 1 (0.048%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.048%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.048%) KVM
10 1 (0.048%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.048%) Squid
10 1 (0.048%) Varnish
10 1 (0.048%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 251 (11.96%) Ansible
2 147 (7.01%) Kubernetes
3 126 (6.01%) Puppet
4 94 (4.48%) Terraform
5 84 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
6 52 (2.48%) Mesos
7 47 (2.24%) HP ALM
8 36 (1.72%) Marathon
9 32 (1.53%) Nessus
10 26 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
11 24 (1.14%) Kibana
12 21 (1.00%) Packer
12 21 (1.00%) Salt
13 16 (0.76%) Control-M
14 13 (0.62%) Prometheus
15 12 (0.57%) yum
16 11 (0.52%) CloudHub
16 11 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
17 8 (0.38%) HP Fortify
18 7 (0.33%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 366 (17.45%) Atlassian
2 253 (12.06%) Microsoft
3 241 (11.49%) Oracle
4 117 (5.58%) New Relic
5 105 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 97 (4.62%) Google
7 83 (3.96%) Trend Micro
8 73 (3.48%) Splunk
9 69 (3.29%) Salesforce.com
10 62 (2.96%) HP
11 61 (2.91%) SAP
12 55 (2.62%) VMware
13 38 (1.81%) AppDynamics
14 37 (1.76%) hybris
15 34 (1.62%) MuleSoft
15 34 (1.62%) WorldPay
16 33 (1.57%) Tableau
17 32 (1.53%) Adobe
18 25 (1.19%) ServiceNow
19 23 (1.10%) IBM