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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 Broadband skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Broadband over the 6 months to 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 369 446 274
Rank change year-on-year +77 -172 +61
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 692 178 41
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.88% 0.47% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.35% 4.40% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 386 89 33
10th Percentile £31,750 £28,050 £20,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £50,000 £40,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% +36.84% +33.80%
75th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +35.80% +45.95%

Broadband is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9,420 4,042 1,183
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 11.97% 10.76% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5,459 3,070 961
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,148
25th Percentile £41,519 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - -8.33%
75th Percentile £74,250 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

Broadband
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Broadband trend for jobs with a WFH option

Broadband
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Broadband salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Broadband
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Broadband over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Broadband salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

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

1 406 (58.67%) Agile
2 274 (39.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 196 (28.32%) Python
4 167 (24.13%) Problem-Solving
5 159 (22.98%) Software Engineering
6 154 (22.25%) JavaScript
7 152 (21.97%) Social Media
8 148 (21.39%) Games
9 144 (20.81%) Test Automation
9 144 (20.81%) Self-Motivation
10 142 (20.52%) Social Skills
11 140 (20.23%) TypeScript
12 139 (20.09%) Artificial Intelligence
13 136 (19.65%) Java
14 133 (19.22%) Scrum
15 125 (18.06%) Analytics
16 122 (17.63%) SQL
16 122 (17.63%) User Experience
17 121 (17.49%) React
18 115 (16.62%) Kubernetes
19 114 (16.47%) Mentoring
19 114 (16.47%) Coaching
20 109 (15.75%) GraphQL
21 108 (15.61%) Finance
22 105 (15.17%) Continuous Improvement
22 105 (15.17%) GCP
23 101 (14.60%) AWS
24 99 (14.31%) TDD
25 98 (14.16%) Creative Thinking
26 96 (13.87%) HTML

Broadband
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 23 (3.32%) CMS
2 15 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (1.01%) Apache
3 7 (1.01%) Confluence
4 6 (0.87%) Apache Airflow
5 4 (0.58%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.29%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.29%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.14%) Mule
7 1 (0.14%) WildFly
Applications
1 66 (9.54%) Campfire
2 25 (3.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (2.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (2.46%) Sketch
5 14 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.58%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.58%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 105 (15.17%) GCP
2 101 (14.60%) AWS
3 64 (9.25%) Azure
4 28 (4.05%) Microsoft 365
5 26 (3.76%) Figma
6 23 (3.32%) npm
7 16 (2.31%) SaaS
8 15 (2.17%) Heroku
9 14 (2.02%) Trello
10 12 (1.73%) dbt
10 12 (1.73%) Firebase
10 12 (1.73%) Google Analytics
10 12 (1.73%) Power Platform
11 11 (1.59%) Cloud Composer
12 10 (1.45%) Amazon S3
13 9 (1.30%) GitHub
14 6 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
15 5 (0.72%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 44 (6.36%) 5G
2 42 (6.07%) IPv6
3 40 (5.78%) Firewall
4 36 (5.20%) Wi-Fi
5 30 (4.34%) VPN
6 27 (3.90%) Internet
6 27 (3.90%) TCP/IP
7 25 (3.61%) IPv4
8 22 (3.18%) Multicast
9 21 (3.03%) BGP
10 20 (2.89%) MPLS
10 20 (2.89%) VoIP
11 19 (2.75%) OSPF
12 17 (2.46%) 4G
12 17 (2.46%) WAN
13 16 (2.31%) Wireless
14 14 (2.02%) DHCP
14 14 (2.02%) DNS
14 14 (2.02%) Radio Access Network
15 12 (1.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (7.23%) NoSQL
2 47 (6.79%) Elasticsearch
3 42 (6.07%) BigQuery
4 17 (2.46%) SQL Server
4 17 (2.46%) Tableau
5 16 (2.31%) MySQL
6 14 (2.02%) Data Lake
7 12 (1.73%) Power BI
8 11 (1.59%) Relational Database
9 10 (1.45%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.16%) Big Data
11 7 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.87%) DynamoDB
13 5 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (0.72%) GIS
13 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (0.58%) MS Access
14 4 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.58%) PowerPivot
14 4 (0.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 61 (8.82%) Jenkins
2 59 (8.53%) Git (software)
3 30 (4.34%) JIRA
4 24 (3.47%) Postman
5 19 (2.75%) ESLint
6 18 (2.60%) Selenium
7 16 (2.31%) Visual Studio
8 15 (2.17%) CircleCI
9 13 (1.88%) JUnit
10 11 (1.59%) Cucumber
10 11 (1.59%) Cypress.io
11 10 (1.45%) FitNesse
11 10 (1.45%) TestCafe
12 8 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (1.16%) Spock
13 6 (0.87%) Mockito
14 5 (0.72%) GCC
14 5 (0.72%) GitLab
14 5 (0.72%) GoCD
14 5 (0.72%) TeamCity
General
1 274 (39.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 148 (21.39%) Games
3 142 (20.52%) Social Skills
4 108 (15.61%) Finance
5 70 (10.12%) Telecoms
6 61 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
7 53 (7.66%) Marketing
8 35 (5.06%) Presentation Skills
9 30 (4.34%) Electronics
10 27 (3.90%) Organisational Skills
11 24 (3.47%) Advertising
12 19 (2.75%) Influencing Skills
13 18 (2.60%) Retail
14 11 (1.59%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.87%) Banking
16 5 (0.72%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.72%) Public Sector
17 4 (0.58%) Legal
18 2 (0.29%) Back Office
18 2 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 205 (29.62%) Developer
2 100 (14.45%) Software Engineer
3 78 (11.27%) Senior Developer
4 67 (9.68%) Analyst
5 47 (6.79%) Full Stack Developer
6 46 (6.65%) React Developer
7 39 (5.64%) Senior Software Engineer
8 30 (4.34%) Senior React Developer
9 29 (4.19%) Graduate
10 27 (3.90%) Designer
10 27 (3.90%) Software Developer
11 26 (3.76%) Tester
12 23 (3.32%) Integration Engineer
12 23 (3.32%) Principal Engineer
13 22 (3.18%) Architect
14 21 (3.03%) Node.js Developer
15 20 (2.89%) Automation Tester
16 19 (2.75%) Data Engineer
16 19 (2.75%) Senior Analyst
17 18 (2.60%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (17.49%) React
2 109 (15.75%) GraphQL
3 96 (13.87%) HTML
3 96 (13.87%) Node.js
4 78 (11.27%) CSS
5 55 (7.95%) .NET
6 42 (6.07%) Sass
7 41 (5.92%) AngularJS
8 37 (5.35%) React Native
9 32 (4.62%) Spring
10 30 (4.34%) REST
11 28 (4.05%) D3.js
11 28 (4.05%) koa
11 28 (4.05%) RESTful
12 26 (3.76%) Apollo GraphQL
12 26 (3.76%) Redux
13 25 (3.61%) Elastic Stack
14 18 (2.60%) JSON
14 18 (2.60%) XML
15 12 (1.73%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 152 (21.97%) Social Media
2 144 (20.81%) Self-Motivation
3 122 (17.63%) User Experience
4 52 (7.51%) Over-the-Top Content
5 35 (5.06%) Video\Live Streaming
6 26 (3.76%) Mobile App
7 25 (3.61%) Embedded Systems
7 25 (3.61%) Virtual Team
8 20 (2.89%) Greenfield Project
9 18 (2.60%) Video on Demand
10 16 (2.31%) Cyberattack
11 12 (1.73%) Cloud Native
11 12 (1.73%) Data Structures
11 12 (1.73%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.73%) Public Cloud
12 11 (1.59%) Renewable Energy
13 10 (1.45%) Data Centre
14 9 (1.30%) Legacy Systems
15 8 (1.16%) Private Cloud
16 7 (1.01%) STB
Operating Systems
1 88 (12.72%) Linux
2 51 (7.37%) Android
3 38 (5.49%) Apple iOS
4 32 (4.62%) Windows
5 6 (0.87%) CentOS
5 6 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (0.72%) Unix
7 4 (0.58%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.43%) Debian
9 2 (0.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (58.67%) Agile
2 167 (24.13%) Problem-Solving
3 159 (22.98%) Software Engineering
4 144 (20.81%) Test Automation
5 139 (20.09%) Artificial Intelligence
6 133 (19.22%) Scrum
7 125 (18.06%) Analytics
8 114 (16.47%) Coaching
8 114 (16.47%) Mentoring
9 105 (15.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 99 (14.31%) TDD
11 98 (14.16%) Creative Thinking
12 92 (13.29%) CI/CD
13 91 (13.15%) Data Science
14 83 (11.99%) Open Source
15 81 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
16 76 (10.98%) DevOps
17 75 (10.84%) Full Stack Development
18 61 (8.82%) Pair Programming
19 58 (8.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 196 (28.32%) Python
2 154 (22.25%) JavaScript
3 140 (20.23%) TypeScript
4 136 (19.65%) Java
5 122 (17.63%) SQL
6 80 (11.56%) C#
7 76 (10.98%) Go
8 50 (7.23%) Clojure
9 46 (6.65%) C
10 42 (6.07%) C++
11 37 (5.35%) Kotlin
12 36 (5.20%) Elixir
13 22 (3.18%) Bash
14 20 (2.89%) Groovy
15 19 (2.75%) PHP
16 15 (2.17%) Scala
17 13 (1.88%) PowerShell
18 12 (1.73%) R
19 8 (1.16%) Apple Swift
20 6 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (9.97%) Degree
2 40 (5.78%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (3.61%) CCNA
4 17 (2.46%) CCNP
5 14 (2.02%) CCIE
6 12 (1.73%) AWS Certification
6 12 (1.73%) Master's Degree
7 11 (1.59%) DV Cleared
7 11 (1.59%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.30%) JNCIP
9 7 (1.01%) CISSP
9 7 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.58%) CISA
10 4 (0.58%) CISM
10 4 (0.58%) CWNA
11 3 (0.43%) MCSE
12 2 (0.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
13 1 (0.14%) CCIE Service Provider
13 1 (0.14%) Computer Science Degree
13 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (8.96%) QA
2 53 (7.66%) Accessibility
3 38 (5.49%) GDPR
4 25 (3.61%) WCAG
5 17 (2.46%) PMO
6 11 (1.59%) SLA
7 7 (1.01%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.14%) GRC
System Software
1 59 (8.53%) Docker
2 13 (1.88%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.72%) vSphere
6 3 (0.43%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.29%) iptables
Systems Management
1 115 (16.62%) Kubernetes
2 44 (6.36%) Kibana
3 29 (4.19%) Ansible
4 28 (4.05%) Terraform
5 19 (2.75%) Grafana
6 18 (2.60%) Prometheus
7 14 (2.02%) Nagios
8 7 (1.01%) Puppet
9 3 (0.43%) Icinga
9 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.43%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.14%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 41 (5.92%) Microsoft
2 40 (5.78%) Google
3 35 (5.06%) Cisco
4 18 (2.60%) BT
5 15 (2.17%) Databricks
5 15 (2.17%) Oracle
6 14 (2.02%) SolarWinds
7 13 (1.88%) Juniper
8 10 (1.45%) Nokia
8 10 (1.45%) VMware
9 6 (0.87%) Confluent
10 5 (0.72%) Veritas
11 4 (0.58%) Forcepoint
11 4 (0.58%) Meraki
11 4 (0.58%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.58%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.58%) Splunk
11 4 (0.58%) Spotify
11 4 (0.58%) Virgin Media
11 4 (0.58%) YouTube