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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for Bicep skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bicep over the 6 months to 7 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Azure Bicep
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
7 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 821 649 -
Rank change year-on-year -172 - -
Permanent jobs citing Bicep 47 9 0
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.061% 0.022% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.036% -
Number of salaries quoted 39 0 0
10th Percentile £49,750 - -
25th Percentile £60,000 - -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 - -
75th Percentile £93,125 - -
90th Percentile £100,150 - -
UK median annual salary £71,250 - -

Bicep is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 45,048 24,978 5,740
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 58.39% 61.35% 65.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24,754 18,844 5,055
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
75th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

Bicep
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Bicep trend for jobs with a WFH option

Bicep
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Bicep salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Bicep
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Bicep over the 6 months to 7 August 2022.

Bicep salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 7 August 2022, Bicep job roles required the following 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 Bicep.

1 47 (100.00%) Azure
2 34 (72.34%) DevOps
2 34 (72.34%) Terraform
3 28 (59.57%) PowerShell
4 27 (57.45%) Azure DevOps
5 26 (55.32%) Infrastructure as Code
6 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
7 22 (46.81%) Agile
8 19 (40.43%) .NET
8 19 (40.43%) Python
8 19 (40.43%) CI/CD
8 19 (40.43%) Kubernetes
9 16 (34.04%) SQL
10 15 (31.91%) C#
11 12 (25.53%) YAML
12 11 (23.40%) Docker
12 11 (23.40%) Azure Monitor
12 11 (23.40%) ARM Templates
12 11 (23.40%) Collaborative Working
13 10 (21.28%) AWS
13 10 (21.28%) PaaS
13 10 (21.28%) Microsoft 365
14 9 (19.15%) SaaS
14 9 (19.15%) JSON
14 9 (19.15%) Windows
15 8 (17.02%) Social Skills
15 8 (17.02%) Azure AKS
15 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
15 8 (17.02%) Java
15 8 (17.02%) Retail

Bicep
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 3 (6.38%) IIS
1 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 47 (100.00%) Azure
2 27 (57.45%) Azure DevOps
3 11 (23.40%) Azure Monitor
4 10 (21.28%) AWS
4 10 (21.28%) Microsoft 365
4 10 (21.28%) PaaS
5 9 (19.15%) SaaS
6 8 (17.02%) Azure AKS
7 7 (14.89%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (14.89%) IaaS
8 6 (12.77%) Power Platform
9 4 (8.51%) Azure Data Factory
9 4 (8.51%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 3 (6.38%) Azure Service Bus
10 3 (6.38%) GitHub
10 3 (6.38%) Serverless
11 2 (4.26%) Amazon EKS
11 2 (4.26%) Amazon S3
11 2 (4.26%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 2 (4.26%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Firewall
2 3 (6.38%) VPN
3 2 (4.26%) DNS
3 2 (4.26%) VLAN
4 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.13%) Internet
4 1 (2.13%) RTP
4 1 (2.13%) SD-WAN
4 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.13%) VoIP
4 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (8.51%) Data Lake
3 3 (6.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.38%) Power BI
4 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.51%) JIRA
4 2 (4.26%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.26%) Selenium
5 1 (2.13%) GitLab
5 1 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (17.02%) Retail
1 8 (17.02%) Social Skills
2 7 (14.89%) Banking
2 7 (14.89%) Law
3 6 (12.77%) Finance
4 5 (10.64%) Legal
5 3 (6.38%) Games
5 3 (6.38%) Marketing
5 3 (6.38%) Presentation Skills
6 2 (4.26%) Advertising
6 2 (4.26%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (2.13%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Azure Engineer
2 14 (29.79%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Azure Data Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Data Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Data Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.38%) .NET Team Leader
6 3 (6.38%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Python Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (6.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Site Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (40.43%) .NET
2 12 (25.53%) YAML
3 11 (23.40%) ARM Templates
4 9 (19.15%) JSON
5 7 (14.89%) Node.js
6 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.38%) ADO
7 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (6.38%) CSS
7 3 (6.38%) HTML
7 3 (6.38%) HTML5
7 3 (6.38%) LESS
7 3 (6.38%) Sass
8 2 (4.26%) .NET Core
8 2 (4.26%) Blazor
8 2 (4.26%) React
9 1 (2.13%) Express
9 1 (2.13%) RESTful
9 1 (2.13%) SAML
9 1 (2.13%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Public Cloud
2 3 (6.38%) Cloud Native
2 3 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (6.38%) User Experience
3 2 (4.26%) Blockchain
3 2 (4.26%) Sports Betting
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.13%) SUSE
4 1 (2.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (72.34%) DevOps
2 26 (55.32%) Infrastructure as Code
3 22 (46.81%) Agile
4 19 (40.43%) CI/CD
5 11 (23.40%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (12.77%) Analytics
6 6 (12.77%) Technology Roadmap
6 6 (12.77%) Use Case
7 5 (10.64%) Containerisation
7 5 (10.64%) Decision-Making
7 5 (10.64%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.51%) Data Engineering
8 4 (8.51%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (8.51%) Migration
8 4 (8.51%) Proactive Monitoring
8 4 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (8.51%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) PowerShell
2 19 (40.43%) Python
3 16 (34.04%) SQL
4 15 (31.91%) C#
5 8 (17.02%) Java
6 7 (14.89%) Bash
7 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
8 4 (8.51%) Scala
9 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
9 3 (6.38%) TypeScript
10 2 (4.26%) Perl
10 2 (4.26%) Rust
11 1 (2.13%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) AWS Certification
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.13%) NIST
2 1 (2.13%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) Docker
2 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.64%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (4.26%) NFS
4 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 34 (72.34%) Terraform
2 19 (40.43%) Kubernetes
3 7 (14.89%) Istio
4 6 (12.77%) Ansible
5 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (6.38%) Prometheus
7 2 (4.26%) Check_MK
7 2 (4.26%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (4.26%) Opsgenie
7 2 (4.26%) Puppet
7 2 (4.26%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (2.13%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (2.13%) Packer
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.26%) Citrix
3 2 (4.26%) PagerDuty
3 2 (4.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) BT
4 1 (2.13%) Facebook
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) Sitecore