Period
to 13 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK > Wales
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 63 106 126
Rank change year-on-year +43 +20 +13
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 41 15 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 3.34% 0.84% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.34% 5.42% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 41 15 7
Median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -27.00% +29.03%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £35,540
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £66,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £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 Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 212 277 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 17.25% 15.52% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 179 253 267
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,800 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,500 £57,400 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Wales

Confluence
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Confluence in Wales.

Salary trend for Confluence in Wales

Confluence
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Confluence in Wales over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Confluence in Wales

Confluence
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Confluence within the Wales region over the 6 months to 13 July 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
South Wales +46 41 £40,000 +9.59% 1
Confluence
UK

For the 6 months to 13 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 41 (100.00%) JIRA
2 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (51.22%) Linux
4 15 (36.59%) IBM
4 15 (36.59%) Finance
5 14 (34.15%) Advertising
6 13 (31.71%) Scrum
6 13 (31.71%) SQL
6 13 (31.71%) Bash Shell
6 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
6 13 (31.71%) DevOps
7 12 (29.27%) OpenShift
7 12 (29.27%) Kubernetes
8 11 (26.83%) Windows
9 9 (21.95%) Python
9 9 (21.95%) OS/400
9 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
9 9 (21.95%) Perl
9 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
9 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
9 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
10 8 (19.51%) WebSphere
10 8 (19.51%) Degree
10 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (19.51%) JBoss
10 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
10 8 (19.51%) ITIL
10 8 (19.51%) IBM Certification
11 7 (17.07%) Microservices
12 6 (14.63%) Coaching

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 8 (19.51%) JBoss
1 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
1 8 (19.51%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 12 (29.27%) OpenShift
2 6 (14.63%) AWS
2 6 (14.63%) Azure
3 5 (12.20%) Slack
4 2 (4.88%) GitHub
4 2 (4.88%) npm
5 1 (2.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (2.44%) IaaS
5 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (100.00%) JIRA
2 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
3 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
4 6 (14.63%) Cucumber
5 5 (12.20%) Maven
5 5 (12.20%) Selenium
6 3 (7.32%) JUnit
7 2 (4.88%) Postman
7 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.88%) TestNG
7 2 (4.88%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.44%) Ant
8 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.44%) Gatling
8 1 (2.44%) Liquibase
8 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (2.44%) RSpec
8 1 (2.44%) Subversion
8 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 14 (34.15%) Advertising
3 4 (9.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Release Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.20%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Tester
6 3 (7.32%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) IT Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Product Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Product Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Software Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.88%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Middleware
2 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.88%) CSS
3 2 (4.88%) HTML
3 2 (4.88%) HTML5
3 2 (4.88%) jQuery
3 2 (4.88%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.44%) Java EE
4 1 (2.44%) JDBC
4 1 (2.44%) JPA
4 1 (2.44%) JSON
4 1 (2.44%) React
4 1 (2.44%) REST
4 1 (2.44%) SOAP
4 1 (2.44%) Spring
4 1 (2.44%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) User Experience
2 2 (4.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Linux
2 11 (26.83%) Windows
3 9 (21.95%) OS/400
4 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.88%) Android
5 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) DevOps
2 13 (31.71%) Scrum
3 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
4 8 (19.51%) ITIL
4 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (17.07%) Microservices
6 6 (14.63%) API Integration
6 6 (14.63%) Coaching
6 6 (14.63%) Project Delivery
6 6 (14.63%) Sprint Planning
6 6 (14.63%) Technology Roadmap
7 5 (12.20%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.32%) BDD
9 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
9 3 (7.32%) Manual Testing
9 3 (7.32%) Open Source
9 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) Bash Shell
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 9 (21.95%) Perl
2 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
2 9 (21.95%) Python
2 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
3 6 (14.63%) R
4 4 (9.76%) Java
4 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.88%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) Java 8
6 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
1 8 (19.51%) IBM Certification
2 6 (14.63%) CBAP
3 3 (7.32%) ISTQB
3 3 (7.32%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.44%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) Kubernetes
2 4 (9.76%) Ansible
3 2 (4.88%) Grafana
3 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (4.88%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) IBM
2 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
3 5 (12.20%) Atlassian
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle
4 3 (7.32%) SAP
5 2 (4.88%) HP