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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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Blogs
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 277 367 283
Rank change year-on-year +90 -84 +15
Permanent jobs citing Blog 999 267 32
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.27% 0.71% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.79% 1.84% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 195 119 17
10th Percentile £53,469 £29,750 £24,000
25th Percentile £61,025 £35,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £53,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +50.94% +11.58% -24.00%
75th Percentile £100,000 £70,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £91,250 £82,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £59,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +10.17% -5.60% +8.70%

Blog is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 35,821 14,489 3,363
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 45.52% 38.57% 37.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17,492 10,384 2,799
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £35,700
25th Percentile £46,750 £42,500 £43,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% - -4.17%
75th Percentile £83,125 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £91,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £61,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.09% +4.55% -

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 2 July 2022.

Blog salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, Blog 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 Blog.

1 367 (36.74%) Agile
2 347 (34.73%) AWS
3 313 (31.33%) Software Engineering
4 289 (28.93%) Java
5 276 (27.63%) Kubernetes
6 239 (23.92%) React
6 239 (23.92%) JavaScript
6 239 (23.92%) Finance
7 233 (23.32%) Docker
8 222 (22.22%) Open Source
8 222 (22.22%) CI/CD
9 221 (22.12%) GitHub
10 214 (21.42%) Social Skills
11 210 (21.02%) Marketing
12 199 (19.92%) Continuous Integration
13 191 (19.12%) Git (software)
14 190 (19.02%) Python
15 188 (18.82%) Mentoring
16 186 (18.62%) Degree
17 185 (18.52%) User Experience
17 185 (18.52%) DevOps
17 185 (18.52%) Terraform
18 178 (17.82%) Analytics
19 177 (17.72%) Data Science
20 176 (17.62%) Coaching
20 176 (17.62%) TDD
21 175 (17.52%) Scrum
22 168 (16.82%) Infrastructure as Code
23 163 (16.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
24 158 (15.82%) Google

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 62 (6.21%) Cloud Foundry
2 43 (4.30%) Apache Solr
3 33 (3.30%) Ethereum
4 31 (3.10%) Drupal
5 12 (1.20%) Apache
6 11 (1.10%) Apache Airflow
7 10 (1.00%) SharePoint
8 7 (0.70%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.60%) WordPress
10 3 (0.30%) nginx
11 1 (0.10%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.10%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.10%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.10%) Strapi
Applications
1 41 (4.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (2.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 19 (1.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 13 (1.30%) Sketch
5 7 (0.70%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.60%) Adobe XD
6 6 (0.60%) Chatbot
7 5 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.40%) InVision
9 3 (0.30%) Campfire
10 1 (0.10%) Gephi
10 1 (0.10%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 347 (34.73%) AWS
2 221 (22.12%) GitHub
3 112 (11.21%) Serverless
4 111 (11.11%) GCP
5 110 (11.01%) AWS Lambda
5 110 (11.01%) Azure
6 85 (8.51%) Amazon SQS
6 85 (8.51%) Slack
7 78 (7.81%) PaaS
8 77 (7.71%) SaaS
9 75 (7.51%) Amazon S3
10 68 (6.81%) GitHub Actions
11 66 (6.61%) Amazon ECS
12 63 (6.31%) CloudFront
13 59 (5.91%) Google Workspace
14 57 (5.71%) Stripe
15 56 (5.61%) Cloud Computing
15 56 (5.61%) Heroku
16 54 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
17 53 (5.31%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.60%) Network Security
2 19 (1.90%) HTTPS
2 19 (1.90%) SSH
3 10 (1.00%) Firewall
3 10 (1.00%) Internet
4 7 (0.70%) VPN
5 6 (0.60%) Skype
6 3 (0.30%) HTTP
7 2 (0.20%) Wireless
8 1 (0.10%) 4G
8 1 (0.10%) 5G
8 1 (0.10%) LTE
8 1 (0.10%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.10%) SD-WAN
8 1 (0.10%) SSL
8 1 (0.10%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.10%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.10%) WAN
8 1 (0.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (10.61%) PostgreSQL
2 78 (7.81%) Redis
3 75 (7.51%) Relational Database
4 64 (6.41%) Big Data
5 55 (5.51%) MongoDB
6 54 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
7 53 (5.31%) Amazon RDS
8 51 (5.11%) NoSQL
9 43 (4.30%) DynamoDB
10 39 (3.90%) Data Mining
11 38 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
12 36 (3.60%) Amazon Redshift
13 30 (3.00%) SQL Server
14 28 (2.80%) Looker
15 17 (1.70%) Snowflake Schema
16 16 (1.60%) Metadata
17 14 (1.40%) Power BI
18 12 (1.20%) GIS
19 11 (1.10%) BigQuery
19 11 (1.10%) HBase
Development Applications
1 191 (19.12%) Git (software)
2 101 (10.11%) Jenkins
3 38 (3.80%) Cypress.io
3 38 (3.80%) IDA Disassembler
4 31 (3.10%) CircleCI
5 23 (2.30%) Selenium
6 22 (2.20%) Android Studio
6 22 (2.20%) webpack
7 17 (1.70%) GitLab
8 13 (1.30%) git-flow
8 13 (1.30%) TestRail
9 12 (1.20%) Bitbucket
9 12 (1.20%) JIRA
9 12 (1.20%) Storybook
10 10 (1.00%) Checkstyle
10 10 (1.00%) IntelliJ
10 10 (1.00%) JUnit
10 10 (1.00%) Maven
10 10 (1.00%) Mercurial
10 10 (1.00%) SonarQube
General
1 239 (23.92%) Finance
2 214 (21.42%) Social Skills
3 210 (21.02%) Marketing
4 163 (16.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 84 (8.41%) Banking
5 84 (8.41%) Presentation Skills
6 79 (7.91%) Public Sector
7 68 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
8 54 (5.41%) Retail
9 47 (4.70%) Legal
10 45 (4.50%) Advertising
11 42 (4.20%) Publishing
12 35 (3.50%) Law
13 34 (3.40%) Automotive
14 27 (2.70%) Local Government
15 22 (2.20%) Multimedia
16 21 (2.10%) Back Office
17 19 (1.90%) Telecoms
18 18 (1.80%) Electronics
18 18 (1.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 230 (23.02%) Developer
2 175 (17.52%) Software Engineer
3 127 (12.71%) Senior Developer
4 97 (9.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 81 (8.11%) Analyst
6 48 (4.80%) Java Developer
7 38 (3.80%) Malware Researcher
7 38 (3.80%) Threat Researcher
8 35 (3.50%) Designer
8 35 (3.50%) DevOps Engineer
9 34 (3.40%) Cloud Engineer
10 33 (3.30%) Architect
11 29 (2.90%) iOS Developer
11 29 (2.90%) Security Analyst
12 28 (2.80%) Threat Intelligence Analyst
13 27 (2.70%) Senior Designer
14 26 (2.60%) Security Engineer
15 25 (2.50%) Scala Developer
15 25 (2.50%) Senior Scala Developer
15 25 (2.50%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (23.92%) React
2 150 (15.02%) Node.js
3 149 (14.91%) CSS
4 115 (11.51%) Kafka
5 91 (9.11%) RESTful
6 88 (8.81%) HTML
7 84 (8.41%) Spring
8 83 (8.31%) Ruby on Rails
9 82 (8.21%) .NET
10 72 (7.21%) REST
11 62 (6.21%) AngularJS
12 54 (5.41%) .NET Framework
13 51 (5.11%) .NET Core
14 44 (4.40%) Redux
15 41 (4.10%) web3js
16 37 (3.70%) Play Framework
17 33 (3.30%) Core Data
18 32 (3.20%) Symfony
18 32 (3.20%) Web Services
19 31 (3.10%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 185 (18.52%) User Experience
2 112 (11.21%) Mobile App
3 85 (8.51%) Virtual Team
4 82 (8.21%) Legacy Systems
5 76 (7.61%) Social Media
6 69 (6.91%) Algorithms
7 62 (6.21%) Cloud Native
8 48 (4.80%) Cyberthreat
9 46 (4.60%) Self-Motivation
10 41 (4.10%) Web3
11 40 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
12 38 (3.80%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 33 (3.30%) Blockchain
13 33 (3.30%) Public Cloud
13 33 (3.30%) Wiki
14 31 (3.10%) Spread Betting
15 26 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
16 25 (2.50%) Hackathon
17 22 (2.20%) Over-the-Top Content
18 18 (1.80%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 141 (14.11%) Linux
2 93 (9.31%) Windows
3 90 (9.01%) Android
4 73 (7.31%) Apple iOS
5 54 (5.41%) Unix
6 37 (3.70%) Mac OS
7 31 (3.10%) Mac OS X
8 9 (0.90%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 3 (0.30%) Debian
9 3 (0.30%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.20%) Alpine Linux
10 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.10%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.10%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (36.74%) Agile
2 313 (31.33%) Software Engineering
3 222 (22.22%) CI/CD
3 222 (22.22%) Open Source
4 199 (19.92%) Continuous Integration
5 188 (18.82%) Mentoring
6 185 (18.52%) DevOps
7 178 (17.82%) Analytics
8 177 (17.72%) Data Science
9 176 (17.62%) Coaching
9 176 (17.62%) TDD
10 175 (17.52%) Scrum
11 168 (16.82%) Infrastructure as Code
12 134 (13.41%) Pair Programming
13 133 (13.31%) Full Stack Development
13 133 (13.31%) Test Automation
14 131 (13.11%) Fintech
15 130 (13.01%) Microservices
16 120 (12.01%) Cybersecurity
16 120 (12.01%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 289 (28.93%) Java
2 239 (23.92%) JavaScript
3 190 (19.02%) Python
4 147 (14.71%) SQL
5 127 (12.71%) Ruby
6 101 (10.11%) C#
7 96 (9.61%) Go
8 86 (8.61%) Scala
8 86 (8.61%) TypeScript
9 71 (7.11%) Kotlin
10 68 (6.81%) C++
10 68 (6.81%) Rust
11 49 (4.90%) ES6
11 49 (4.90%) PHP
12 29 (2.90%) Apple Swift
13 27 (2.70%) Solidity
14 26 (2.60%) R
15 25 (2.50%) Clojure
15 25 (2.50%) Lisp
16 19 (1.90%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 186 (18.62%) Degree
2 89 (8.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (2.50%) AWS Certification
4 24 (2.40%) SC Cleared
4 24 (2.40%) Security Cleared
5 14 (1.40%) DBS Check
6 3 (0.30%) MBA
7 2 (0.20%) CISSP
7 2 (0.20%) CREST Certified
7 2 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.10%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.10%) CCSP
8 1 (0.10%) CISA
8 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.10%) CISM
8 1 (0.10%) GIAC
8 1 (0.10%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.10%) OSCP
8 1 (0.10%) PhD
8 1 (0.10%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (11.21%) QA
2 69 (6.91%) Accessibility
3 48 (4.80%) GDPR
4 29 (2.90%) SLA
5 7 (0.70%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.40%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.40%) NCSC
6 4 (0.40%) SOC 2
7 1 (0.10%) GRC
7 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 233 (23.32%) Docker
2 39 (3.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.10%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 276 (27.63%) Kubernetes
2 185 (18.52%) Terraform
3 67 (6.71%) Grafana
4 52 (5.21%) Prometheus
5 45 (4.50%) Ansible
6 36 (3.60%) Panaseer
7 22 (2.20%) SCCM
8 15 (1.50%) Argo
9 6 (0.60%) Packer
10 3 (0.30%) Giant Swarm
10 3 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.30%) Puppet
11 1 (0.10%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.10%) Nmap
Vendors
1 158 (15.82%) Google
2 93 (9.31%) Microsoft
3 58 (5.81%) TrueLayer
4 57 (5.71%) Revolut
4 57 (5.71%) Tencent
5 52 (5.21%) Brandwatch
6 40 (4.00%) Cisco
7 37 (3.70%) Adobe
8 30 (3.00%) Twitter
9 29 (2.90%) YouTube
10 25 (2.50%) ServiceNow
11 24 (2.40%) Apple
12 22 (2.20%) Dell
13 19 (1.90%) SAP
14 15 (1.50%) CyberTech
14 15 (1.50%) HubSpot
15 13 (1.30%) Citrix
15 13 (1.30%) VMware
16 12 (1.20%) Datto
17 5 (0.50%) Facebook