Period
to 26 June 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 26 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 248 279 360
Rank change year-on-year +31 +81 +149
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 1,964 2,131 1,544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.36% 1.22% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.05% 7.34% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,344 1,570 1,235
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -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 21,713 29,014 31,119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.03% 16.63% 17.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17,092 23,387 25,559
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.53% +3.33%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,666 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

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 26 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Confluence in the UK

Confluence
Top 16 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 26 June 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 +21 1,852 £57,500 +4.55% 71
UK excluding London +33 1,053 £52,500 +10.53% 33
London +32 859 £65,000 +8.33% 45
South East +53 467 £55,000 +12.82% 10
North of England +8 232 £50,000 +5.26% 3
North West +22 165 £50,000 -1.96% 2
South West -16 124 £47,500 +5.56% 6
Midlands -22 90 £49,000 +3.16% 3
East of England +30 62 £47,500 -13.64% 4
Yorkshire +4 60 £52,500 +20.00%
West Midlands -3 60 £47,500 - 3
Scotland +15 58 £50,000 - 5
East Midlands +23 30 £49,500 +4.21%
Wales +21 15 £36,500 -27.00% 1
North East +9 7 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Northern Ireland -19 7 £45,000 +5.88% 1

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 1,873 (95.37%) JIRA
2 1,480 (75.36%) Agile Software Development
3 752 (38.29%) Scrum
4 694 (35.34%) Java
5 573 (29.18%) Jenkins
6 555 (28.26%) Git (software)
7 545 (27.75%) DevOps
8 510 (25.97%) Amazon AWS
9 482 (24.54%) Finance
10 472 (24.03%) Test Automation
11 414 (21.08%) Linux
12 412 (20.98%) Continuous Integration
13 405 (20.62%) SQL
14 398 (20.26%) Atlassian
15 384 (19.55%) Microservices
16 381 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
17 379 (19.30%) JavaScript
17 379 (19.30%) Docker
18 372 (18.94%) Python
19 320 (16.29%) Bitbucket
20 309 (15.73%) Degree
21 307 (15.63%) Software Engineering
21 307 (15.63%) QA
22 306 (15.58%) TDD
23 289 (14.71%) Selenium
24 286 (14.56%) C#
25 280 (14.26%) .NET
26 273 (13.90%) BDD
27 271 (13.80%) Windows
28 267 (13.59%) HTML

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 96 (4.89%) SharePoint
2 92 (4.68%) Apache
3 59 (3.00%) CMS
3 59 (3.00%) Tomcat
4 33 (1.68%) IIS
5 29 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (1.43%) WebSphere
7 25 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
8 24 (1.22%) GeoServer
9 19 (0.97%) Apache Spark
9 19 (0.97%) JBoss
10 16 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (0.66%) Drupal
12 12 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 12 (0.61%) WebLogic
13 11 (0.56%) Mule
13 11 (0.56%) SAS
14 10 (0.51%) nginx
14 10 (0.51%) Umbraco
15 9 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 68 (3.46%) Microsoft Office
2 58 (2.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 51 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 38 (1.93%) Microsoft Project
5 29 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 13 (0.66%) HipChat
7 12 (0.61%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.51%) Sketch
9 8 (0.41%) Acrobat
10 6 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.20%) RoboHelp
12 3 (0.15%) Zeplin
13 2 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.10%) InVision
13 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.10%) UXPin
14 1 (0.051%) Chatbot
14 1 (0.051%) EngageOne
14 1 (0.051%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 23 (1.17%) Magento
2 14 (0.71%) Teamcenter
3 13 (0.66%) HFM
3 13 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
5 10 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 7 (0.36%) SAP Hybris
7 5 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
7 5 (0.25%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.25%) SAP MM
7 5 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (0.15%) CA PPM
8 3 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.15%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.10%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.10%) SAP PSCD
9 2 (0.10%) Shopify
10 1 (0.051%) Adobe Campaign
10 1 (0.051%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.051%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 510 (25.97%) Amazon AWS
2 381 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 122 (6.21%) SaaS
4 104 (5.30%) GitHub
5 95 (4.84%) Serverless
6 91 (4.63%) Google Cloud Platform
7 83 (4.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 79 (4.02%) Slack
9 68 (3.46%) OpenShift
10 65 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
11 61 (3.11%) Amazon S3
12 56 (2.85%) Office 365
13 51 (2.60%) AWS Lambda
14 47 (2.39%) PaaS
15 43 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 38 (1.93%) Amazon SQS
16 38 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
17 35 (1.78%) IaaS
18 27 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
19 25 (1.27%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 53 (2.70%) DNS
2 45 (2.29%) TCP/IP
3 42 (2.14%) Firewall
4 34 (1.73%) DHCP
5 24 (1.22%) NetScaler
5 24 (1.22%) Skype
6 21 (1.07%) VPN
7 15 (0.76%) VoIP
8 14 (0.71%) Internet
9 13 (0.66%) WebEx
10 11 (0.56%) LAN
10 11 (0.56%) SAN
11 10 (0.51%) Calico
12 9 (0.46%) SSH
13 8 (0.41%) HTTPS
13 8 (0.41%) VLAN
13 8 (0.41%) VSAN
13 8 (0.41%) WAN
13 8 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (0.31%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (13.09%) SQL Server
2 139 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
3 85 (4.33%) MySQL
4 79 (4.02%) Big Data
5 67 (3.41%) Amazon RDS
6 65 (3.31%) NoSQL
7 64 (3.26%) MongoDB
8 55 (2.80%) Relational Database
9 50 (2.55%) Redis
10 45 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 39 (1.99%) GIS
12 38 (1.93%) Blockchain
13 36 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 34 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 27 (1.37%) Oracle Database
16 26 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
16 26 (1.32%) Hadoop
16 26 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 21 (1.07%) RDBMS
18 15 (0.76%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 1,873 (95.37%) JIRA
2 573 (29.18%) Jenkins
3 555 (28.26%) Git (software)
4 320 (16.29%) Bitbucket
5 289 (14.71%) Selenium
6 215 (10.95%) Cucumber
7 200 (10.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 165 (8.40%) Maven
9 140 (7.13%) JUnit
10 116 (5.91%) TeamCity
11 96 (4.89%) JMeter
12 95 (4.84%) SoapUI
13 83 (4.23%) Subversion
14 80 (4.07%) Bitbucket Server
14 80 (4.07%) Octopus Deploy
15 77 (3.92%) Visual Studio
16 74 (3.77%) Mockito
17 71 (3.62%) Sonatype Nexus
18 70 (3.56%) WebDriver
19 69 (3.51%) Appium
General
1 482 (24.54%) Finance
2 192 (9.78%) Retail
3 172 (8.76%) Banking
4 95 (4.84%) Marketing
5 42 (2.14%) Front Office
6 35 (1.78%) Advertising
7 31 (1.58%) Games
8 29 (1.48%) Automotive
9 28 (1.43%) Telecoms
10 27 (1.37%) Back Office
10 27 (1.37%) Manufacturing
11 22 (1.12%) Publishing
12 19 (0.97%) Legal
13 18 (0.92%) Financial Institution
14 17 (0.87%) Billing
15 15 (0.76%) Retail Banking
16 13 (0.66%) Local Government
17 12 (0.61%) Electronics
17 12 (0.61%) Investment Banking
18 11 (0.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 505 (25.71%) Developer
2 267 (13.59%) Analyst
3 183 (9.32%) Java Developer
4 148 (7.54%) Business Analyst
5 131 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 126 (6.42%) Architect
7 105 (5.35%) Project Manager
8 104 (5.30%) Senior Developer
9 102 (5.19%) Software Engineer
10 79 (4.02%) Software Developer
10 79 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
10 79 (4.02%) Test Engineer
11 70 (3.56%) .NET Developer
12 67 (3.41%) Scrum Master
13 61 (3.11%) Tester
14 55 (2.80%) Test Analyst
15 53 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 48 (2.44%) Java Engineer
16 48 (2.44%) QA Engineer
17 45 (2.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (14.26%) .NET
2 267 (13.59%) HTML
3 263 (13.39%) Spring
4 262 (13.34%) CSS
5 200 (10.18%) REST
6 198 (10.08%) Node.js
7 193 (9.83%) RESTful
8 187 (9.52%) AngularJS
9 169 (8.60%) React
10 164 (8.35%) JSON
11 127 (6.47%) SOAP
11 127 (6.47%) Web Services
12 115 (5.86%) Spring Boot
13 107 (5.45%) XML
14 95 (4.84%) HTML5
15 88 (4.48%) Java EE
16 86 (4.38%) Kafka
17 85 (4.33%) ASP.NET
18 81 (4.12%) .NET Core
19 68 (3.46%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 191 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
2 183 (9.32%) User Experience
3 114 (5.80%) Mobile App
4 103 (5.24%) Self-Motivation
5 66 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
6 54 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
7 52 (2.65%) Wiki
8 43 (2.19%) Cloud Native
9 40 (2.04%) Public Cloud
10 39 (1.99%) Virtual Team
11 34 (1.73%) iPad
12 33 (1.68%) Data Centre
13 29 (1.48%) Linux Command Line
14 26 (1.32%) PKI
15 24 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
16 20 (1.02%) Management Information System
17 19 (0.97%) Blog
18 18 (0.92%) Private Cloud
19 13 (0.66%) e-Learning
20 12 (0.61%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 414 (21.08%) Linux
2 271 (13.80%) Windows
3 126 (6.42%) Unix
4 93 (4.74%) Apple iOS
5 82 (4.18%) Android
6 64 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 63 (3.21%) CentOS
8 46 (2.34%) Ubuntu
8 46 (2.34%) Windows Server
9 33 (1.68%) Mac OS
10 18 (0.92%) Windows 10
11 12 (0.61%) Debian
12 11 (0.56%) Amazon Linux
12 11 (0.56%) Fedora
12 11 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (0.20%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.20%) VMS
16 3 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,480 (75.36%) Agile Software Development
2 752 (38.29%) Scrum
3 545 (27.75%) DevOps
4 472 (24.03%) Test Automation
5 412 (20.98%) Continuous Integration
6 384 (19.55%) Microservices
7 307 (15.63%) Software Engineering
8 306 (15.58%) TDD
9 273 (13.90%) BDD
10 260 (13.24%) Problem-Solving
11 258 (13.14%) SDLC
12 249 (12.68%) Kanban
13 195 (9.93%) Project Management
14 184 (9.37%) User Stories
15 175 (8.91%) Computer Science
16 162 (8.25%) Mentoring
17 161 (8.20%) E-Commerce
18 160 (8.15%) ITIL
19 159 (8.10%) Waterfall
20 129 (6.57%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 694 (35.34%) Java
2 405 (20.62%) SQL
3 379 (19.30%) JavaScript
4 372 (18.94%) Python
5 286 (14.56%) C#
6 115 (5.86%) C++
7 110 (5.60%) PowerShell
8 109 (5.55%) Bash Shell
9 87 (4.43%) Java 8
9 87 (4.43%) PHP
10 81 (4.12%) C
11 69 (3.51%) Ruby
12 62 (3.16%) T-SQL
13 53 (2.70%) ES6
14 38 (1.93%) PL/SQL
15 37 (1.88%) Scala
16 35 (1.78%) Go
17 34 (1.73%) ES7
18 32 (1.63%) Perl
19 27 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 309 (15.73%) Degree
2 121 (6.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 105 (5.35%) Security Cleared
4 67 (3.41%) ISTQB
5 45 (2.29%) ISEB
6 36 (1.83%) DV Cleared
7 28 (1.43%) CCNA
7 28 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (1.43%) SC Cleared
8 27 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 25 (1.27%) RHCE
10 24 (1.22%) CCA
10 24 (1.22%) MCP
11 20 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
12 17 (0.87%) AWS Certification
13 16 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (0.66%) IIBA
14 13 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 10 (0.51%) Postgraduate
16 9 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 307 (15.63%) QA
2 39 (1.99%) SLA
3 26 (1.32%) GDPR
4 24 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 16 (0.81%) PMO
6 8 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.41%) WCAG
7 7 (0.36%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.31%) MiFID
8 6 (0.31%) PSD2
9 3 (0.15%) ITGC
9 3 (0.15%) SEPA
10 2 (0.10%) FedRAMP
10 2 (0.10%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.051%) COBIT
11 1 (0.051%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.051%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.051%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.051%) Solvency II
System Software
1 379 (19.30%) Docker
2 113 (5.75%) Active Directory
3 64 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 48 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
5 27 (1.37%) Hyper-V
6 26 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 26 (1.32%) XenApp
6 26 (1.32%) XenDesktop
7 14 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
8 13 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 10 (0.51%) Squid
9 10 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (0.51%) vSphere
10 8 (0.41%) Firmware
10 8 (0.41%) GridGain
11 6 (0.31%) VirtualBox
12 5 (0.25%) etcd
12 5 (0.25%) HDFS
13 4 (0.20%) VMware NSX
14 3 (0.15%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 244 (12.42%) Kubernetes
2 160 (8.15%) Ansible
3 120 (6.11%) Terraform
4 91 (4.63%) Puppet
5 49 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
6 47 (2.39%) Mesos
7 46 (2.34%) Marathon
8 43 (2.19%) Kibana
9 33 (1.68%) SCCM
10 29 (1.48%) Prometheus
11 26 (1.32%) Packer
12 25 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
13 24 (1.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 24 (1.22%) SCOM
13 24 (1.22%) SCOrch
14 23 (1.17%) ZABBIX
15 21 (1.07%) Nagios
16 19 (0.97%) HP ALM
17 18 (0.92%) Grafana
18 13 (0.66%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 398 (20.26%) Atlassian
2 260 (13.24%) Microsoft
3 173 (8.81%) Oracle
4 89 (4.53%) Salesforce.com
5 85 (4.33%) VMware
6 80 (4.07%) Splunk
7 74 (3.77%) Red Hat
8 71 (3.62%) Google
9 48 (2.44%) SAP
10 43 (2.19%) New Relic
11 40 (2.04%) HP
12 39 (1.99%) Cisco
13 33 (1.68%) AppDynamics
14 25 (1.27%) Adobe
14 25 (1.27%) Perforce
15 24 (1.22%) Citrix
15 24 (1.22%) Demandware
15 24 (1.22%) IBM
16 22 (1.12%) Tableau
16 22 (1.12%) Trend Micro