CI/CD Jobs with Work from Home Options

CI/CD
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent remote or hybrid work requiring CI/CD skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited CI/CD over the 6 months leading up to 23 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 40 22 19
Rank change year-on-year -18 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing CI/CD 1,979 3,656 10,104
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 5.57% 9.76% 13.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.21% 10.16% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,612 2,784 4,574
10th Percentile £43,300 £47,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £74,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.75% +6.43% +7.69%
75th Percentile £83,750 £90,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £105,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +3.45% +7.41%

All Process and Methodology Skills
Work from Home

CI/CD falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with remote or hybrid options requiring process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 31,847 35,988 73,511
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 89.59% 96.02% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23,766 25,695 42,040
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £63,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.73% +5.00% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,899 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.69% +1.50% +9.09%

CI/CD
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

CI/CD trend for jobs with a WFH option

CI/CD
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

CI/CD salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

CI/CD
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing CI/CD over the 6 months to 23 June 2024.

CI/CD salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

CI/CD
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 47 (2.37%) Apache
2 41 (2.07%) Apache Spark
3 34 (1.72%) Confluence
4 32 (1.62%) SharePoint
5 30 (1.52%) Apache Airflow
6 28 (1.41%) OpenStack
7 27 (1.36%) nginx
8 23 (1.16%) CMS
9 21 (1.06%) IIS
10 20 (1.01%) Microsoft Exchange
11 17 (0.86%) Umbraco
12 9 (0.45%) WordPress
13 3 (0.15%) Moodle
13 3 (0.15%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.10%) Drupal
14 2 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.10%) SAS
14 2 (0.10%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.051%) JBoss
15 1 (0.051%) Mule
Applications
1 13 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.25%) Adobe XD
2 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.15%) Sketch
3 3 (0.15%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.051%) Blender
4 1 (0.051%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.051%) Notion
Business Applications
1 36 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.30%) Salesforce CRM
4 4 (0.20%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.10%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.10%) Shopify
6 1 (0.051%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1,015 (51.29%) Azure
2 875 (44.21%) AWS
3 413 (20.87%) Azure DevOps
4 209 (10.56%) Serverless
5 197 (9.95%) SaaS
6 182 (9.20%) GCP
7 140 (7.07%) GitHub
8 119 (6.01%) AWS Lambda
9 110 (5.56%) Power Platform
10 75 (3.79%) Amazon S3
11 73 (3.69%) Dynamics 365
12 72 (3.64%) Azure Data Factory
13 71 (3.59%) AWS CloudFormation
14 68 (3.44%) GitHub Actions
15 64 (3.23%) Amazon EKS
16 61 (3.08%) Snowflake
17 59 (2.98%) Microsoft 365
18 55 (2.78%) Amazon ECS
19 53 (2.68%) PaaS
20 50 (2.53%) Entra ID
Communications & Networking
1 87 (4.40%) Firewall
2 71 (3.59%) DNS
3 44 (2.22%) WAN
4 29 (1.47%) DHCP
5 28 (1.41%) SD-WAN
5 28 (1.41%) VPN
6 23 (1.16%) HTTP
6 23 (1.16%) TCP/IP
7 17 (0.86%) Network Security
8 15 (0.76%) Internet
9 14 (0.71%) LAN
10 8 (0.40%) MQTT
10 8 (0.40%) WLAN
11 7 (0.35%) SNMP
11 7 (0.35%) tcpdump
12 6 (0.30%) HTTPS
12 6 (0.30%) NGFW
13 5 (0.25%) AMQP
13 5 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
13 5 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (10.51%) SQL Server
2 149 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
3 95 (4.80%) NoSQL
4 84 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
4 84 (4.24%) Relational Database
5 76 (3.84%) Amazon RDS
5 76 (3.84%) MySQL
6 71 (3.59%) DynamoDB
7 70 (3.54%) Data Lake
8 68 (3.44%) Elasticsearch
9 60 (3.03%) Power BI
10 52 (2.63%) MongoDB
11 40 (2.02%) Redis
12 36 (1.82%) BigQuery
13 35 (1.77%) Star Schema
14 32 (1.62%) Azure SQL Database
15 28 (1.41%) Big Data
16 24 (1.21%) RDBMS
17 20 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
17 20 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 330 (16.68%) Git
2 299 (15.11%) Jenkins
3 217 (10.97%) GitLab
4 143 (7.23%) JIRA
5 77 (3.89%) Selenium
6 72 (3.64%) Postman
7 65 (3.28%) Cucumber
8 56 (2.83%) TeamCity
9 52 (2.63%) Visual Studio
10 37 (1.87%) Bitbucket
11 36 (1.82%) JUnit
12 29 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
13 26 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
14 24 (1.21%) Cypress.io
15 20 (1.01%) JMeter
16 18 (0.91%) SpecFlow
17 17 (0.86%) CircleCI
18 15 (0.76%) TestNG
19 14 (0.71%) REST Assured
20 12 (0.61%) Appium
General
1 468 (23.65%) Social Skills
2 318 (16.07%) Finance
3 124 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
4 106 (5.36%) Retail
5 97 (4.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 93 (4.70%) Banking
7 83 (4.19%) Public Sector
8 65 (3.28%) Law
9 57 (2.88%) Aerospace
10 43 (2.17%) Marketing
11 31 (1.57%) Manufacturing
12 29 (1.47%) Games
13 28 (1.41%) Legal
14 24 (1.21%) Telecoms
15 23 (1.16%) Influencing Skills
16 19 (0.96%) Health Technology
17 18 (0.91%) Tech for Good
18 17 (0.86%) Back Office
19 14 (0.71%) Advertising
19 14 (0.71%) Police
Job Titles
1 566 (28.60%) Developer
2 479 (24.20%) Senior
3 341 (17.23%) DevOps Engineer
4 288 (14.55%) Lead
5 195 (9.85%) Senior Developer
5 195 (9.85%) Software Engineer
6 139 (7.02%) Data Engineer
7 127 (6.42%) Full Stack Developer
8 116 (5.86%) Architect
9 108 (5.46%) AWS Engineer
10 105 (5.31%) Azure Engineer
11 99 (5.00%) .NET Developer
11 99 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
12 85 (4.30%) Software Developer
13 61 (3.08%) AWS DevOps
13 61 (3.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 61 (3.08%) Senior Software Engineer
14 60 (3.03%) C# Developer
15 52 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 52 (2.63%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (19.91%) .NET
2 260 (13.14%) React
3 178 (8.99%) Node.js
4 174 (8.79%) REST
5 150 (7.58%) RESTful
6 127 (6.42%) CSS
7 125 (6.32%) AngularJS
8 120 (6.06%) Web Services
9 117 (5.91%) HTML
10 116 (5.86%) Kafka
11 114 (5.76%) .NET Framework
12 105 (5.31%) .NET Core
13 100 (5.05%) Django
14 91 (4.60%) GraphQL
15 74 (3.74%) RabbitMQ
15 74 (3.74%) Spring
16 71 (3.59%) ASP.NET
17 65 (3.28%) JSON
18 61 (3.08%) ARM Templates
19 50 (2.53%) Vue
Miscellaneous
1 90 (4.55%) Product Ownership
2 89 (4.50%) Greenfield Project
3 87 (4.40%) Self-Motivation
4 82 (4.14%) Cloud Native
5 69 (3.49%) Data Structures
6 48 (2.43%) Management Information System
7 45 (2.27%) Data Centre
7 45 (2.27%) Private Cloud
8 44 (2.22%) Public Cloud
9 43 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
10 39 (1.97%) Onboarding
11 38 (1.92%) Client/Server
12 37 (1.87%) IoT
13 36 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 31 (1.57%) Mobile App
15 30 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
16 28 (1.41%) Algorithms
17 27 (1.36%) Distributed Systems
18 21 (1.06%) Blog
19 19 (0.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 308 (15.56%) Linux
2 188 (9.50%) Windows
3 57 (2.88%) Windows Server
4 23 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (1.16%) Unix
5 20 (1.01%) Android
5 20 (1.01%) Windows Server 2016
5 20 (1.01%) Windows Server 2019
6 18 (0.91%) Apple iOS
7 12 (0.61%) VMS
8 10 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
8 10 (0.51%) Solaris
9 5 (0.25%) CentOS
10 4 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
11 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.051%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.051%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.051%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,191 (60.18%) DevOps
2 951 (48.05%) Agile
3 535 (27.03%) Software Engineering
4 385 (19.45%) Infrastructure as Code
5 376 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
6 362 (18.29%) Problem-Solving
7 336 (16.98%) Microservices
8 321 (16.22%) TDD
9 318 (16.07%) Scrum
10 275 (13.90%) Containerisation
11 273 (13.79%) Full Stack Development
12 269 (13.59%) Test Automation
13 222 (11.22%) Analytics
14 212 (10.71%) Mentoring
15 209 (10.56%) Continuous Deployment
16 198 (10.01%) SDLC
17 183 (9.25%) Continuous Delivery
18 175 (8.84%) Roadmaps
19 170 (8.59%) Continuous Improvement
20 154 (7.78%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 543 (27.44%) Python
2 477 (24.10%) C#
3 396 (20.01%) SQL
4 353 (17.84%) Java
5 321 (16.22%) JavaScript
6 199 (10.06%) TypeScript
7 174 (8.79%) PowerShell
8 121 (6.11%) Bash
9 115 (5.81%) Go
10 52 (2.63%) PHP
11 46 (2.32%) Bicep
12 42 (2.12%) C
13 37 (1.87%) C++
13 37 (1.87%) Scala
14 32 (1.62%) T-SQL
15 25 (1.26%) Perl
16 24 (1.21%) Groovy
16 24 (1.21%) Ruby
16 24 (1.21%) Shell Script
17 20 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 311 (15.72%) Security Cleared
2 204 (10.31%) Degree
3 191 (9.65%) SC Cleared
4 108 (5.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 82 (4.14%) Azure Certification
5 82 (4.14%) DV Cleared
6 72 (3.64%) AWS Certification
7 65 (3.28%) DBS Check
8 35 (1.77%) BPSS Clearance
9 34 (1.72%) Master's Degree
10 30 (1.52%) CISSP
11 29 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 28 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
12 28 (1.41%) CISM
13 27 (1.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 27 (1.36%) CCSK
13 27 (1.36%) CCSP
14 17 (0.86%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
15 14 (0.71%) ISTQB
15 14 (0.71%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (8.64%) QA
2 62 (3.13%) Accessibility
3 57 (2.88%) Data Quality
4 33 (1.67%) NIST
5 14 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (0.56%) GDPR
7 6 (0.30%) NCSC
7 6 (0.30%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.30%) SOC 2
7 6 (0.30%) WCAG
8 5 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.20%) EMIR
9 4 (0.20%) HIPAA
9 4 (0.20%) MiFID
10 3 (0.15%) PSD2
10 3 (0.15%) SLA
10 3 (0.15%) Software Quality Assurance
11 1 (0.051%) California Consumer Privacy Act
11 1 (0.051%) SEPA
System Software
1 598 (30.22%) Docker
2 66 (3.34%) Active Directory
3 55 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
4 34 (1.72%) Virtual Desktop
5 17 (0.86%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.30%) vSphere
8 5 (0.25%) Firmware
9 3 (0.15%) Embedded Firmware
10 1 (0.051%) Ceph
10 1 (0.051%) KVM
10 1 (0.051%) Varnish
10 1 (0.051%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 587 (29.66%) Kubernetes
2 510 (25.77%) Terraform
3 217 (10.97%) Ansible
4 59 (2.98%) Grafana
5 52 (2.63%) Puppet
6 29 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
7 28 (1.41%) Prometheus
8 26 (1.31%) Docker Swarm
8 26 (1.31%) SCCM
9 21 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
10 20 (1.01%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 20 (1.01%) Progress Chef
11 19 (0.96%) SCOM
11 19 (0.96%) WSUS
12 17 (0.86%) Kibana
13 12 (0.61%) Packer
14 10 (0.51%) Istio
14 10 (0.51%) ZABBIX
15 9 (0.45%) Consul
15 9 (0.45%) Rancher
Vendors
1 374 (18.90%) Microsoft
2 64 (3.23%) Databricks
3 62 (3.13%) Oracle
4 47 (2.37%) Google
5 24 (1.21%) VMware
6 19 (0.96%) Salesforce
7 16 (0.81%) Splunk
7 16 (0.81%) Xamarin
8 13 (0.66%) Red Hat
8 13 (0.66%) Remedy
9 12 (0.61%) Atlassian
9 12 (0.61%) Teradata
10 11 (0.56%) BMC
10 11 (0.56%) BT
10 11 (0.56%) WSO2
11 10 (0.51%) Serena
11 10 (0.51%) ServiceNow
12 9 (0.45%) Cisco
12 9 (0.45%) SAP
13 8 (0.40%) Citrix