Period
to 25 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Confluence
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 213 208 144
Rank change year-on-year -5 -64 +31
Permanent jobs citing Confluence 443 135 150
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.50% 1.23% 2.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.92% 7.91% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 304 108 66
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £33,125
25th Percentile £45,000 £51,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.48% - -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £74,688
90th Percentile £95,000 £77,500 £79,375
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.66%

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 WFH option and a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 4,056 1,706 1,038
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 13.72% 15.57% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,748 1,452 894
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -8.70% +4.55%
75th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Confluence
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Confluence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Confluence trend for jobs with a WFH option

Confluence
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Confluence.

Confluence salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Confluence
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Confluence over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Confluence salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, Confluence job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Confluence.

1 433 (97.74%) JIRA
2 318 (71.78%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (34.54%) Social Skills
4 143 (32.28%) Jenkins
5 140 (31.60%) DevOps
6 132 (29.80%) AWS
7 127 (28.67%) JavaScript
7 127 (28.67%) CI/CD
8 122 (27.54%) Java
8 122 (27.54%) Finance
9 121 (27.31%) Scrum
9 121 (27.31%) Azure
9 121 (27.31%) Git (software)
10 109 (24.60%) Docker
11 105 (23.70%) Software Engineering
12 99 (22.35%) SQL
12 99 (22.35%) Python
13 89 (20.09%) Test Automation
14 85 (19.19%) React
15 83 (18.74%) Microservices
16 73 (16.48%) Full Stack Development
17 72 (16.25%) Oracle
18 71 (16.03%) Linux
19 70 (15.80%) Node.js
19 70 (15.80%) Serverless
20 69 (15.58%) C#
21 68 (15.35%) CSS
22 66 (14.90%) MySQL
23 64 (14.45%) Kubernetes
24 61 (13.77%) .NET

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 26 (5.87%) CMS
1 26 (5.87%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.93%) Apache
3 12 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (2.48%) Drupal
5 6 (1.35%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.35%) IIS
5 6 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (1.35%) Umbraco
5 6 (1.35%) WordPress
6 5 (1.13%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.13%) SAS
7 4 (0.90%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.45%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.45%) nginx
9 1 (0.23%) Documentum
9 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (2.93%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.13%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.13%) SPSS
4 2 (0.45%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (2.93%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (2.03%) Shopify
3 7 (1.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 6 (1.35%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.90%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.68%) Magento
6 3 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.45%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.23%) Maximo
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 132 (29.80%) AWS
2 121 (27.31%) Azure
3 70 (15.80%) Serverless
4 51 (11.51%) AWS Lambda
5 39 (8.80%) SaaS
6 36 (8.13%) GitHub
7 26 (5.87%) Amazon SQS
8 23 (5.19%) Microsoft 365
9 21 (4.74%) GCP
10 20 (4.51%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (4.06%) PaaS
12 16 (3.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 16 (3.61%) AWS Fargate
12 16 (3.61%) Slack
12 16 (3.61%) Trello
13 15 (3.39%) Amazon S3
14 14 (3.16%) Amazon Cognito
15 13 (2.93%) npm
16 11 (2.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 10 (2.26%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.39%) DNS
2 12 (2.71%) SSL
2 12 (2.71%) VPN
3 11 (2.48%) Firewall
4 8 (1.81%) DHCP
4 8 (1.81%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.81%) VLAN
5 6 (1.35%) Broadband
5 6 (1.35%) Internet
5 6 (1.35%) IPsec
5 6 (1.35%) VoIP
6 5 (1.13%) HTTP
7 4 (0.90%) PBX
7 4 (0.90%) PSTN
7 4 (0.90%) TETRA
8 2 (0.45%) OpenVPN
8 2 (0.45%) WebEx
9 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.23%) Skype
9 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (14.90%) MySQL
2 52 (11.74%) PostgreSQL
3 50 (11.29%) SQL Server
4 25 (5.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 22 (4.97%) Relational Database
6 16 (3.61%) Big Data
6 16 (3.61%) Blockchain
7 13 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (2.71%) Data Lake
9 11 (2.48%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.81%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.58%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.35%) OrientDB
12 6 (1.35%) Redis
13 5 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (1.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.13%) HBase
13 5 (1.13%) Metadata
14 4 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
15 3 (0.68%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 433 (97.74%) JIRA
2 143 (32.28%) Jenkins
3 121 (27.31%) Git (software)
4 57 (12.87%) Bitbucket
5 38 (8.58%) Selenium
6 35 (7.90%) GitLab
7 32 (7.22%) Cucumber
8 18 (4.06%) SonarQube
9 16 (3.61%) Octopus Deploy
9 16 (3.61%) Tricentis qTest
10 15 (3.39%) TeamCity
11 13 (2.93%) Maven
12 12 (2.71%) Cypress.io
12 12 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (2.48%) CircleCI
13 11 (2.48%) IntelliJ
14 10 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (2.26%) git-flow
14 10 (2.26%) JMeter
14 10 (2.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 153 (34.54%) Social Skills
2 122 (27.54%) Finance
3 39 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (6.77%) Retail
5 22 (4.97%) Organisational Skills
6 19 (4.29%) Public Sector
7 15 (3.39%) Banking
8 14 (3.16%) Marketing
9 13 (2.93%) Electronics
9 13 (2.93%) Telecoms
10 11 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.58%) Presentation Skills
12 6 (1.35%) Advertising
12 6 (1.35%) Back Office
12 6 (1.35%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.35%) Publishing
13 5 (1.13%) Influencing Skills
13 5 (1.13%) Legal
14 4 (0.90%) Front Office
14 4 (0.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 119 (26.86%) Developer
2 53 (11.96%) Software Engineer
3 47 (10.61%) Analyst
4 29 (6.55%) Java Developer
4 29 (6.55%) Senior Developer
5 28 (6.32%) Architect
6 27 (6.09%) Business Analyst
7 26 (5.87%) DevOps Engineer
8 21 (4.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 21 (4.74%) QA Engineer
9 20 (4.51%) Project Manager
10 19 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (3.84%) Software Developer
12 16 (3.61%) .NET Developer
12 16 (3.61%) C# Developer
12 16 (3.61%) Product Manager
12 16 (3.61%) Test Engineer
13 15 (3.39%) E-Commerce Manager
13 15 (3.39%) Scrum Master
13 15 (3.39%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (19.19%) React
2 70 (15.80%) Node.js
3 68 (15.35%) CSS
4 61 (13.77%) .NET
5 56 (12.64%) HTML
6 49 (11.06%) Spring
7 41 (9.26%) REST
8 36 (8.13%) Web Services
9 34 (7.67%) HTML5
10 33 (7.45%) RESTful
11 32 (7.22%) AngularJS
11 32 (7.22%) GraphQL
12 31 (7.00%) JSON
13 30 (6.77%) Kafka
14 26 (5.87%) ASP.NET
14 26 (5.87%) CSS3
15 23 (5.19%) ASP.NET Core
15 23 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web API
15 23 (5.19%) SOAP
16 22 (4.97%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.80%) Enterprise Software
2 34 (7.67%) User Experience
3 23 (5.19%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (4.29%) iPad
5 18 (4.06%) Derivative
6 15 (3.39%) Virtual Team
7 13 (2.93%) Renewable Energy
8 12 (2.71%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.26%) W3C
10 6 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (1.13%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.13%) Raspberry Pi
11 5 (1.13%) Reference Data
12 4 (0.90%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.90%) Animation
12 4 (0.90%) Cloud Native
12 4 (0.90%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.90%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.68%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 71 (16.03%) Linux
2 24 (5.42%) Windows
3 20 (4.51%) Unix
4 18 (4.06%) Windows Server
5 11 (2.48%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.26%) Android
7 9 (2.03%) Windows 10
8 6 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.35%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (0.68%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.68%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.45%) CentOS
11 1 (0.23%) VMS
11 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (71.78%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (31.60%) DevOps
3 127 (28.67%) CI/CD
4 121 (27.31%) Scrum
5 105 (23.70%) Software Engineering
6 89 (20.09%) Test Automation
7 83 (18.74%) Microservices
8 73 (16.48%) Full Stack Development
9 52 (11.74%) User Stories
10 50 (11.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 50 (11.29%) TDD
11 49 (11.06%) Analytics
12 47 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
13 41 (9.26%) BDD
14 39 (8.80%) Kanban
15 38 (8.58%) Stakeholder Management
16 37 (8.35%) Software Testing
17 36 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
18 35 (7.90%) Computer Science
18 35 (7.90%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (28.67%) JavaScript
2 122 (27.54%) Java
3 99 (22.35%) Python
3 99 (22.35%) SQL
4 69 (15.58%) C#
5 49 (11.06%) TypeScript
6 38 (8.58%) Go
7 32 (7.22%) ES6
8 20 (4.51%) C
9 16 (3.61%) Bash
10 15 (3.39%) PHP
11 13 (2.93%) Ruby
12 12 (2.71%) Scala
12 12 (2.71%) Shell Script
13 11 (2.48%) C++
13 11 (2.48%) Kotlin
14 8 (1.81%) Java 8
15 7 (1.58%) MATLAB
15 7 (1.58%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (8.13%) Degree
2 17 (3.84%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (2.93%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.58%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (1.35%) Master's Degree
6 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.90%) PMP
8 3 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.68%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.45%) HND
9 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.45%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.23%) APMP
10 1 (0.23%) CCNA
10 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (12.87%) QA
2 29 (6.55%) Accessibility
3 11 (2.48%) WCAG
4 5 (1.13%) COBIT
4 5 (1.13%) IEC 62304
4 5 (1.13%) ISO 13485
4 5 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (1.13%) PMO
5 3 (0.68%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.68%) GRC
6 2 (0.45%) MiFID
6 2 (0.45%) SLA
7 1 (0.23%) GDPR
7 1 (0.23%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 109 (24.60%) Docker
2 22 (4.97%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.35%) vSphere
5 2 (0.45%) iptables
5 2 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.23%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 64 (14.45%) Kubernetes
2 32 (7.22%) Terraform
3 25 (5.64%) Ansible
4 11 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (2.03%) Puppet
6 7 (1.58%) Grafana
6 7 (1.58%) Kibana
6 7 (1.58%) Microsoft Intune
7 6 (1.35%) logstash
8 4 (0.90%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.68%) Istio
9 3 (0.68%) Knative
9 3 (0.68%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.45%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.23%) Consul
11 1 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.23%) Marathon
11 1 (0.23%) Mesos
11 1 (0.23%) Packer
11 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 72 (16.25%) Oracle
2 58 (13.09%) Microsoft
3 57 (12.87%) Atlassian
4 25 (5.64%) Google
5 24 (5.42%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (3.39%) Elastic Path
7 14 (3.16%) ServiceNow
8 10 (2.26%) VMware
9 8 (1.81%) Sitecore
10 7 (1.58%) Palo Alto
10 7 (1.58%) SAP
11 6 (1.35%) Sage
11 6 (1.35%) Sophos
12 5 (1.13%) DocuSign
13 4 (0.90%) Databricks
13 4 (0.90%) HP
13 4 (0.90%) HubSpot
13 4 (0.90%) IBM
14 3 (0.68%) Adobe
14 3 (0.68%) BMC