Period
to 26 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blog in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blog over the 6 months to 26 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
26 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 374 238 235
Rank change year-on-year -136 -3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Blog 178 106 46
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.60% 0.96% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.50% 2.64% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 108 104 45
10th Percentile £36,000 £63,750 £54,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £67,500 £91,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,675 £75,000 £110,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.43% -31.82% +120.00%
75th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £135,000
90th Percentile £104,750 £112,500 -
UK median annual salary £80,000 £71,250 £80,000
% change year-on-year +12.28% -10.94% +39.13%

Blog is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11,880 4,018 2,688
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 40.13% 36.26% 37.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8,712 3,411 2,310
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £87,500 £103,875
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Blog
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Blog trend for jobs with a WFH option

Blog
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Blog salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Blog
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Blog over the 6 months to 26 January 2022.

Blog salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 26 January 2022, Blog 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 Blog.

1 72 (40.45%) Marketing
2 66 (37.08%) Finance
3 49 (27.53%) Software Engineering
4 48 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (26.97%) AWS
5 44 (24.72%) Kubernetes
6 42 (23.60%) TDD
7 41 (23.03%) User Experience
8 40 (22.47%) Docker
9 39 (21.91%) Terraform
9 39 (21.91%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 37 (20.79%) Infrastructure as Code
11 36 (20.22%) Node.js
12 34 (19.10%) JavaScript
12 34 (19.10%) React
13 33 (18.54%) Open Source
13 33 (18.54%) Test Automation
14 32 (17.98%) SQL
14 32 (17.98%) Full Stack Development
14 32 (17.98%) CI/CD
15 31 (17.42%) .NET
15 31 (17.42%) C#
16 29 (16.29%) Java
16 29 (16.29%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (16.29%) Public Sector
17 28 (15.73%) Social Skills
17 28 (15.73%) Retail
18 27 (15.17%) Banking
18 27 (15.17%) Continuous Integration
18 27 (15.17%) Fintech

Blog
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 11 (6.18%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (5.06%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.93%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (3.93%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.12%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.56%) Apache
5 1 (0.56%) CMS
5 1 (0.56%) SAS
5 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.12%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.56%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 48 (26.97%) AWS
2 26 (14.61%) Azure
3 24 (13.48%) SaaS
3 24 (13.48%) Stripe
4 17 (9.55%) GitHub
5 15 (8.43%) Microsoft 365
6 14 (7.87%) GCP
7 13 (7.30%) Serverless
8 11 (6.18%) Google Workspace
9 10 (5.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 10 (5.62%) Amazon EKS
9 10 (5.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 10 (5.62%) Amazon SQS
9 10 (5.62%) AWS Lambda
9 10 (5.62%) CloudFront
9 10 (5.62%) Route 53
10 9 (5.06%) BrowserStack
11 8 (4.49%) GitHub Actions
11 8 (4.49%) npm
12 7 (3.93%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.93%) HTTPS
1 7 (3.93%) Skype
2 6 (3.37%) Firewall
3 4 (2.25%) Internet
4 2 (1.12%) HTTP
4 2 (1.12%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.43%) MongoDB
2 14 (7.87%) NoSQL
3 12 (6.74%) Data Mining
4 10 (5.62%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (5.62%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (3.93%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.81%) Redis
7 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.56%) EDMS
7 1 (0.56%) Mixpanel
7 1 (0.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 23 (12.92%) Cypress.io
2 12 (6.74%) IDA Disassembler
2 12 (6.74%) webpack
3 9 (5.06%) Selenium
4 8 (4.49%) GitLab
5 5 (2.81%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.81%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.81%) Jaeger
5 5 (2.81%) JIRA
6 4 (2.25%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.25%) RSpec
6 4 (2.25%) Storybook
7 3 (1.69%) ESLint
7 3 (1.69%) Terragrunt
8 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.56%) JUnit
8 1 (0.56%) Maven
8 1 (0.56%) Mockito
General
1 72 (40.45%) Marketing
2 66 (37.08%) Finance
3 39 (21.91%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 29 (16.29%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (16.29%) Public Sector
5 28 (15.73%) Retail
5 28 (15.73%) Social Skills
6 27 (15.17%) Banking
7 25 (14.04%) Manufacturing
7 25 (14.04%) Telecoms
8 23 (12.92%) Electronics
9 9 (5.06%) Public Speaking
10 7 (3.93%) Organisational Skills
11 6 (3.37%) Presentation Skills
12 4 (2.25%) Brand Awareness
12 4 (2.25%) Legal
13 3 (1.69%) Back Office
13 3 (1.69%) Publishing
14 2 (1.12%) Law
15 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (17.42%) Developer
2 21 (11.80%) Software Engineer
3 16 (8.99%) Software Developer
4 15 (8.43%) Analyst
5 14 (7.87%) Architect
6 13 (7.30%) Cloud Engineer
7 12 (6.74%) Malware Researcher
8 9 (5.06%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.06%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (3.93%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (3.93%) Senior Software Developer
9 7 (3.93%) Site Engineer
9 7 (3.93%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 7 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.37%) Cloud Architect
10 6 (3.37%) Copywriter
10 6 (3.37%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 6 (3.37%) Malware Specialist
10 6 (3.37%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 6 (3.37%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (20.22%) Node.js
2 34 (19.10%) React
3 31 (17.42%) .NET
4 21 (11.80%) .NET Core
5 20 (11.24%) Jest
5 20 (11.24%) Redux
6 15 (8.43%) CSS
7 13 (7.30%) .NET Framework
7 13 (7.30%) D3.js
7 13 (7.30%) gRPC
7 13 (7.30%) Protocol Buffers
8 12 (6.74%) HTML
9 9 (5.06%) Playwright
9 9 (5.06%) Puppeteer
9 9 (5.06%) REST
10 8 (4.49%) Enzyme
10 8 (4.49%) HTML5
10 8 (4.49%) JWT
10 8 (4.49%) Sass
10 8 (4.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 41 (23.03%) User Experience
2 16 (8.99%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (7.87%) Social Media
4 12 (6.74%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 12 (6.74%) Cyberthreat
5 9 (5.06%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.93%) Podcast
7 6 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (3.37%) iPad
8 4 (2.25%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.25%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.69%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.69%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.69%) New Media
10 2 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.56%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.61%) Windows
2 17 (9.55%) Linux
3 9 (5.06%) Unix
4 8 (4.49%) Windows 10
5 5 (2.81%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (27.53%) Software Engineering
2 48 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (23.60%) TDD
4 37 (20.79%) Infrastructure as Code
5 33 (18.54%) Open Source
5 33 (18.54%) Test Automation
6 32 (17.98%) CI/CD
6 32 (17.98%) Full Stack Development
7 27 (15.17%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (15.17%) Fintech
8 26 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (14.61%) Unit Testing
9 25 (14.04%) Programme Management
10 23 (12.92%) Digital Marketing
11 22 (12.36%) OpenUP
12 21 (11.80%) Cybersecurity
13 19 (10.67%) Refactoring
13 19 (10.67%) Thought Leadership
14 18 (10.11%) Reverse Engineering
15 17 (9.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.10%) JavaScript
2 32 (17.98%) SQL
3 31 (17.42%) C#
4 29 (16.29%) Java
5 26 (14.61%) TypeScript
6 19 (10.67%) Python
6 19 (10.67%) Ruby
6 19 (10.67%) Rust
7 13 (7.30%) ES6
7 13 (7.30%) T-SQL
8 10 (5.62%) Go
9 8 (4.49%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.25%) C++
10 4 (2.25%) Scala
11 3 (1.69%) Kotlin
11 3 (1.69%) R
12 2 (1.12%) Groovy
12 2 (1.12%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.56%) Java 11
Qualifications
1 23 (12.92%) Degree
2 9 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.93%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.87%) Accessibility
2 12 (6.74%) SLA
3 4 (2.25%) QA
4 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (22.47%) Docker
2 7 (3.93%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 44 (24.72%) Kubernetes
2 39 (21.91%) Terraform
3 18 (10.11%) Grafana
3 18 (10.11%) Prometheus
4 7 (3.93%) AirWatch
4 7 (3.93%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (3.93%) SCCM
5 5 (2.81%) Packer
6 2 (1.12%) Ansible
6 2 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.12%) Puppet
7 1 (0.56%) Argo
Vendors
1 23 (12.92%) SAP
2 19 (10.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.18%) Google
4 7 (3.93%) Citrix
4 7 (3.93%) MobileIron
4 7 (3.93%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.25%) Netlify
6 3 (1.69%) VMware
7 2 (1.12%) Apple
7 2 (1.12%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.56%) Adobe
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco
8 1 (0.56%) EMC
8 1 (0.56%) F5
8 1 (0.56%) Hitachi
8 1 (0.56%) Hootsuite
8 1 (0.56%) NetApp
8 1 (0.56%) Twitter