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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 134 151 179
Rank change year-on-year +17 +28 -8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 2,229 883 146
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.83% 2.35% 1.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.50% 12.98% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 733 509 95
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,500 £23,800
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £32,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -2.22%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £99,500 £91,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16,508 6,801 1,435
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 20.98% 18.11% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8,179 4,610 1,118
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.36% - -4.35%
75th Percentile £76,375 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £83,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Computer Science Degree
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Computer Science Degree trend for jobs with a WFH option

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Computer Science Degree salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Computer Science Degree salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, Computer Science Degree 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 Computer Science Degree.

1 2,227 (99.91%) Degree
2 2,174 (97.53%) Computer Science
3 985 (44.19%) Agile
4 891 (39.97%) Software Engineering
5 735 (32.97%) JavaScript
6 654 (29.34%) Python
7 647 (29.03%) Social Skills
8 627 (28.13%) AWS
9 616 (27.64%) SQL
10 611 (27.41%) Problem-Solving
11 576 (25.84%) Java
12 550 (24.67%) Finance
13 512 (22.97%) Git (software)
14 462 (20.73%) Docker
15 461 (20.68%) React
16 458 (20.55%) C#
17 451 (20.23%) Azure
18 435 (19.52%) DevOps
19 395 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
20 388 (17.41%) CI/CD
21 381 (17.09%) Full Stack Development
22 369 (16.55%) Linux
23 350 (15.70%) .NET
24 348 (15.61%) CSS
25 345 (15.48%) User Experience
26 334 (14.98%) HTML
27 333 (14.94%) Node.js
28 298 (13.37%) SaaS
29 284 (12.74%) QA
29 284 (12.74%) Mentoring

Computer Science Degree
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 75 (3.36%) Ethereum
2 71 (3.19%) IIS
3 63 (2.83%) SharePoint
4 50 (2.24%) CMS
5 47 (2.11%) Documentum
6 41 (1.84%) Apache Airflow
7 33 (1.48%) SAS
8 32 (1.44%) Apache
9 31 (1.39%) Apache Spark
10 30 (1.35%) OpenStack
11 25 (1.12%) Confluence
11 25 (1.12%) OpenZeppelin
12 24 (1.08%) Hyperledger
13 22 (0.99%) WordPress
14 20 (0.90%) Headless CMS
15 17 (0.76%) Apache Solr
16 11 (0.49%) GeoServer
17 9 (0.40%) Drupal
18 7 (0.31%) MetaMask
19 6 (0.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 88 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (0.90%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.22%) Sketch
4 5 (0.22%) Zeplin
5 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.090%) 3ds Max
6 2 (0.090%) Blender
6 2 (0.090%) Houdini
6 2 (0.090%) Maya
7 1 (0.045%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.045%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 47 (2.11%) TrackWise
2 18 (0.81%) Distributed Ledger
2 18 (0.81%) Shopify
3 16 (0.72%) R3 Corda
4 8 (0.36%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 8 (0.36%) Magento
5 7 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 6 (0.27%) NetSuite
7 5 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.18%) SAP MDM
9 2 (0.090%) Exstream
9 2 (0.090%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.090%) SAP Hybris
10 1 (0.045%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.045%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.045%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 627 (28.13%) AWS
2 451 (20.23%) Azure
3 298 (13.37%) SaaS
4 184 (8.25%) GCP
5 160 (7.18%) GitHub
6 91 (4.08%) Serverless
7 89 (3.99%) PaaS
8 84 (3.77%) Amazon S3
9 76 (3.41%) Azure DevOps
10 66 (2.96%) Google Workspace
11 57 (2.56%) Power Platform
12 55 (2.47%) AWS CloudFormation
13 52 (2.33%) Veeva
14 44 (1.97%) npm
15 40 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
16 39 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
17 31 (1.39%) Microsoft 365
18 28 (1.26%) AWS Lambda
18 28 (1.26%) Yarn
19 27 (1.21%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.74%) Internet
2 44 (1.97%) Wireless
3 39 (1.75%) Firewall
4 38 (1.70%) DNS
5 32 (1.44%) HTTP
6 25 (1.12%) MQTT
7 23 (1.03%) TCP/IP
8 20 (0.90%) DKIM
8 20 (0.90%) DMARC
8 20 (0.90%) ZigBee
9 18 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
10 17 (0.76%) VoIP
11 15 (0.67%) CATAPAN
12 12 (0.54%) WAN
13 11 (0.49%) PPP
14 10 (0.45%) Bluetooth
14 10 (0.45%) SSH
15 8 (0.36%) UWB
16 7 (0.31%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
16 7 (0.31%) TDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (11.40%) PostgreSQL
2 226 (10.14%) SQL Server
3 172 (7.72%) Relational Database
4 167 (7.49%) NoSQL
5 162 (7.27%) MySQL
6 151 (6.77%) MongoDB
7 102 (4.58%) Big Data
8 96 (4.31%) Elasticsearch
9 77 (3.45%) Redis
10 55 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
11 45 (2.02%) Power BI
12 41 (1.84%) Hadoop
13 38 (1.70%) Amazon RDS
14 30 (1.35%) RDBMS
15 29 (1.30%) Data Lake
16 27 (1.21%) Amazon Redshift
17 20 (0.90%) Geospatial Data
18 19 (0.85%) Oracle Database
19 16 (0.72%) Aerospike
19 16 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 512 (22.97%) Git (software)
2 212 (9.51%) Jenkins
3 126 (5.65%) JIRA
4 87 (3.90%) Bitbucket
5 72 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 53 (2.38%) git-flow
7 52 (2.33%) GitLab
7 52 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 40 (1.79%) JUnit
9 38 (1.70%) Selenium
10 34 (1.53%) Mockito
11 29 (1.30%) Maven
12 27 (1.21%) GoogleTest
12 27 (1.21%) Rational DOORS
12 27 (1.21%) TestRail
13 25 (1.12%) Cucumber
13 25 (1.12%) Gradle
13 25 (1.12%) TeamCity
14 23 (1.03%) Postman
15 22 (0.99%) Cypress.io
General
1 647 (29.03%) Social Skills
2 550 (24.67%) Finance
3 395 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
4 261 (11.71%) Marketing
5 180 (8.08%) Public Sector
6 120 (5.38%) Organisational Skills
7 118 (5.29%) Retail
8 115 (5.16%) Games
9 109 (4.89%) Pharmaceutical
10 97 (4.35%) Banking
11 91 (4.08%) Publishing
12 82 (3.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 80 (3.59%) Advertising
14 78 (3.50%) French Language
15 73 (3.28%) Legal
16 54 (2.42%) German Language
16 54 (2.42%) Local Government
17 51 (2.29%) Italian Language
17 51 (2.29%) Spanish Language
18 49 (2.20%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 753 (33.78%) Developer
2 551 (24.72%) Software Engineer
3 192 (8.61%) Senior Software Engineer
4 141 (6.33%) Graduate
5 134 (6.01%) Senior Developer
5 134 (6.01%) Software Developer
6 126 (5.65%) Full Stack Developer
7 113 (5.07%) .NET Developer
8 100 (4.49%) Data Engineer
9 91 (4.08%) Analyst
9 91 (4.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 82 (3.68%) C# Developer
11 67 (3.01%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 65 (2.92%) Java Engineer
13 64 (2.87%) Consultant
14 63 (2.83%) Junior
15 60 (2.69%) Java Developer
16 59 (2.65%) Architect
17 54 (2.42%) Java Software Engineer
18 52 (2.33%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 461 (20.68%) React
2 350 (15.70%) .NET
3 348 (15.61%) CSS
4 334 (14.98%) HTML
5 333 (14.94%) Node.js
6 261 (11.71%) RESTful
7 213 (9.56%) REST
8 182 (8.17%) AngularJS
9 157 (7.04%) Web Services
10 154 (6.91%) Vue.js
11 125 (5.61%) Spring
11 125 (5.61%) XML
12 113 (5.07%) ASP.NET
13 111 (4.98%) JSON
14 110 (4.93%) React Native
15 93 (4.17%) Smart Contracts
16 92 (4.13%) HTML5
17 90 (4.04%) jQuery
18 86 (3.86%) Spring Boot
19 79 (3.54%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 345 (15.48%) User Experience
2 222 (9.96%) Blockchain
3 200 (8.97%) Algorithms
4 170 (7.63%) Cardano
5 148 (6.64%) Mobile App
6 141 (6.33%) Self-Motivation
7 135 (6.06%) Management Information System
8 128 (5.74%) Data Structures
9 89 (3.99%) Blog
10 87 (3.90%) Legacy Code
11 66 (2.96%) Life Science
12 63 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 63 (2.83%) Virtual Team
13 56 (2.51%) Greenfield Project
14 53 (2.38%) Data Centre
15 51 (2.29%) Biotechnology
15 51 (2.29%) Pharmacovigilance
16 48 (2.15%) Social Media
17 47 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
18 46 (2.06%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 369 (16.55%) Linux
2 194 (8.70%) Windows
3 115 (5.16%) Unix
4 93 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 75 (3.36%) Android
6 30 (1.35%) Windows Server 2016
7 27 (1.21%) Mac OS
7 27 (1.21%) Windows Server
8 21 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
9 13 (0.58%) Mac OS X
10 11 (0.49%) Debian
11 8 (0.36%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 8 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.31%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.27%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.13%) CentOS
14 3 (0.13%) FreeBSD
14 3 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.045%) AIX
15 1 (0.045%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,174 (97.53%) Computer Science
2 985 (44.19%) Agile
3 891 (39.97%) Software Engineering
4 611 (27.41%) Problem-Solving
5 435 (19.52%) DevOps
6 388 (17.41%) CI/CD
7 381 (17.09%) Full Stack Development
8 284 (12.74%) Mentoring
9 280 (12.56%) TDD
10 272 (12.20%) OO
11 259 (11.62%) Microservices
12 258 (11.57%) Mathematics
13 252 (11.31%) Scrum
14 249 (11.17%) Clean Code
15 245 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
16 211 (9.47%) Test Automation
17 205 (9.20%) SDLC
18 199 (8.93%) Open Source
19 194 (8.70%) Statistics
20 179 (8.03%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 735 (32.97%) JavaScript
2 654 (29.34%) Python
3 616 (27.64%) SQL
4 576 (25.84%) Java
5 458 (20.55%) C#
6 264 (11.84%) TypeScript
7 215 (9.65%) C++
8 150 (6.73%) Go
9 146 (6.55%) Scala
10 140 (6.28%) Rust
11 134 (6.01%) PHP
12 113 (5.07%) C
13 109 (4.89%) Ruby
14 83 (3.72%) Haskell
14 83 (3.72%) PowerShell
15 82 (3.68%) Bash
16 65 (2.92%) Kotlin
16 65 (2.92%) T-SQL
17 46 (2.06%) Objective-C
18 37 (1.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2,227 (99.91%) Degree
2 191 (8.57%) Master's Degree
3 43 (1.93%) DBS Check
3 43 (1.93%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 32 (1.44%) Numerate Degree
5 31 (1.39%) Security Cleared
6 25 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
6 25 (1.12%) PMI Certification
6 25 (1.12%) PMP
7 24 (1.08%) ISEB
7 24 (1.08%) ISTQB
8 23 (1.03%) CISSP
9 20 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (0.72%) MBA
11 15 (0.67%) PhD
11 15 (0.67%) SC Cleared
12 13 (0.58%) CISM
13 11 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (0.45%) CEH
15 9 (0.40%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 284 (12.74%) QA
2 32 (1.44%) GDPR
3 24 (1.08%) Data Quality
4 23 (1.03%) SLA
5 16 (0.72%) Accessibility
6 14 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (0.58%) GRC
8 9 (0.40%) GLP
9 8 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
9 8 (0.36%) JTAG
10 5 (0.22%) NIST
10 5 (0.22%) PMO
11 3 (0.13%) GxP
11 3 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 3 (0.13%) JSP 440
11 3 (0.13%) NCSC
11 3 (0.13%) PSD2
11 3 (0.13%) RMADS
11 3 (0.13%) SNOMED CT
12 2 (0.090%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 462 (20.73%) Docker
2 40 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
3 37 (1.66%) Active Directory
4 34 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (1.12%) Hyper-V
6 19 (0.85%) Firmware
7 7 (0.31%) DFS Replication
8 5 (0.22%) vSphere
9 4 (0.18%) etcd
10 3 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.13%) HDFS
10 3 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.090%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.090%) NFS
11 2 (0.090%) Samba
11 2 (0.090%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.090%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.045%) KVM
12 1 (0.045%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.045%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 260 (11.66%) Kubernetes
2 100 (4.49%) Terraform
3 59 (2.65%) Ansible
4 33 (1.48%) Argo
5 20 (0.90%) Kibana
6 19 (0.85%) Puppet
7 18 (0.81%) Kubeflow
8 15 (0.67%) Grafana
9 7 (0.31%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 5 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (0.22%) Prometheus
11 4 (0.18%) Bugsnag
11 4 (0.18%) CSIRT
12 3 (0.13%) CASB
12 3 (0.13%) Consul
12 3 (0.13%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.090%) Data Guard
13 2 (0.090%) EMC NetWorker
13 2 (0.090%) NetBackup
13 2 (0.090%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 270 (12.11%) Microsoft
2 149 (6.68%) Google
3 115 (5.16%) Oracle
4 87 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
5 74 (3.32%) SAP
6 60 (2.69%) Apple
7 54 (2.42%) VMware
8 49 (2.20%) OpenText
9 47 (2.11%) IBM
9 47 (2.11%) Workday
10 40 (1.79%) NEC
10 40 (1.79%) Northgate
11 20 (0.90%) UiPath
12 19 (0.85%) McKesson
13 17 (0.76%) Alteryx
13 17 (0.76%) Monax
14 13 (0.58%) Adobe
14 13 (0.58%) Brandwatch
15 12 (0.54%) Cisco
16 11 (0.49%) Xamarin