Computer Science Degree Jobs with Work from Home Options

Computer Science Degree
UK > Work from Home

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 4 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
4 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 161 248 148
Rank change year-on-year +87 -100 +29
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 630 623 1,500
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.08% 1.33% 2.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.26% 5.27% 11.12%
Number of salaries quoted 491 460 665
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,125 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +4.35%
75th Percentile £80,000 £79,063 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £101,250 £95,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Work from Home

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.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8,672 11,826 13,487
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 28.65% 25.33% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5,605 6,996 7,779
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,025 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

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 4 March 2024.

Computer Science Degree salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Computer Science Degree
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 12 (1.90%) Jupyter
2 9 (1.43%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.11%) IIS
4 6 (0.95%) Confluence
5 5 (0.79%) OpenStack
5 5 (0.79%) WordPress
6 4 (0.63%) OpenEdge
7 3 (0.48%) Apache
7 3 (0.48%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.32%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.32%) CMS
8 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Exchange
8 2 (0.32%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.32%) SAS
9 1 (0.16%) Appian
9 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.16%) CICS
9 1 (0.16%) Luigi
9 1 (0.16%) Mule
Applications
1 7 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.95%) Simulink
3 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) Sketch
5 1 (0.16%) SPSS
5 1 (0.16%) UXPin
5 1 (0.16%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 13 (2.06%) NetSuite
2 7 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.63%) Magento
3 4 (0.63%) Shopify
4 1 (0.16%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.16%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 158 (25.08%) AWS
1 158 (25.08%) Azure
2 59 (9.37%) SaaS
3 55 (8.73%) GCP
4 35 (5.56%) Power Platform
5 32 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
6 31 (4.92%) GitHub
7 29 (4.60%) Amazon EC2
8 23 (3.65%) Microsoft 365
9 22 (3.49%) Amazon S3
9 22 (3.49%) Serverless
10 20 (3.17%) AWS Lambda
10 20 (3.17%) Azure DevOps
11 15 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
11 15 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 14 (2.22%) Entra ID
12 14 (2.22%) PowerApps
13 13 (2.06%) OpenShift
13 13 (2.06%) PaaS
13 13 (2.06%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.81%) Firewall
2 20 (3.17%) Network Security
3 17 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.06%) WAN
5 12 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (1.90%) LAN
6 11 (1.75%) DNS
6 11 (1.75%) VPN
7 9 (1.43%) Wireless
8 8 (1.27%) HTTP
8 8 (1.27%) MQTT
8 8 (1.27%) SSL
9 7 (1.11%) DHCP
10 5 (0.79%) BGP
10 5 (0.79%) IPsec
10 5 (0.79%) NGFW
10 5 (0.79%) OSPF
10 5 (0.79%) SAN
10 5 (0.79%) VLAN
11 4 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.71%) Big Data
2 36 (5.71%) MySQL
3 32 (5.08%) Power BI
4 28 (4.44%) Amazon RDS
5 24 (3.81%) Redis
6 21 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 20 (3.17%) NoSQL
8 18 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
11 12 (1.90%) Data Lake
12 11 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (1.27%) MongoDB
13 8 (1.27%) Tableau
14 6 (0.95%) Metadata
14 6 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (0.79%) MS Access
16 4 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 87 (13.81%) Git
2 24 (3.81%) Jenkins
3 19 (3.02%) CMake
4 17 (2.70%) Maven
4 17 (2.70%) Subversion
4 17 (2.70%) Visual Studio
5 16 (2.54%) JIRA
6 13 (2.06%) IntelliJ
7 6 (0.95%) GitLab
8 5 (0.79%) InstallShield
8 5 (0.79%) Xcode
9 3 (0.48%) Gradle
9 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.48%) Visual Studio Code
10 2 (0.32%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.32%) Burp Suite
10 2 (0.32%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.32%) GDB
10 2 (0.32%) gulp
10 2 (0.32%) JUnit
General
1 252 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 125 (19.84%) Finance
3 107 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (8.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 40 (6.35%) Public Sector
6 35 (5.56%) Marketing
7 24 (3.81%) Presentation Skills
8 23 (3.65%) Legal
9 22 (3.49%) Telecoms
10 20 (3.17%) Military
11 19 (3.02%) Retail
12 18 (2.86%) Law
13 15 (2.38%) Electronics
13 15 (2.38%) Manufacturing
14 14 (2.22%) Games
15 12 (1.90%) Back Office
16 7 (1.11%) Tech for Good
17 6 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.95%) Publishing
18 5 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 210 (33.33%) Developer
2 160 (25.40%) Senior
3 94 (14.92%) Software Engineer
4 57 (9.05%) Lead
5 55 (8.73%) Senior Developer
6 51 (8.10%) Software Developer
7 50 (7.94%) Architect
8 41 (6.51%) Senior Software Engineer
9 40 (6.35%) Data Engineer
10 39 (6.19%) Junior
11 37 (5.87%) .NET Developer
12 33 (5.24%) C++ Software Engineer
13 30 (4.76%) Analyst
14 26 (4.13%) Data Scientist
15 24 (3.81%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
16 23 (3.65%) Java Developer
16 23 (3.65%) Junior Developer
17 22 (3.49%) DevOps Engineer
17 22 (3.49%) Senior Data Scientist
18 20 (3.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (16.98%) HTML
2 100 (15.87%) .NET
3 80 (12.70%) CSS
4 60 (9.52%) React
5 59 (9.37%) AngularJS
6 40 (6.35%) REST
7 37 (5.87%) ASP.NET
8 35 (5.56%) XML
9 33 (5.24%) .NET Framework
10 27 (4.29%) Web Services
11 26 (4.13%) Vue
12 25 (3.97%) .NET Core
13 23 (3.65%) HTML5
13 23 (3.65%) Spring
14 22 (3.49%) STL
15 20 (3.17%) Django
16 19 (3.02%) RESTful
17 18 (2.86%) MFC
17 18 (2.86%) Redux
18 17 (2.70%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 78 (12.38%) Algorithms
2 53 (8.41%) Management Information System
3 51 (8.10%) Self-Motivation
4 31 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
5 27 (4.29%) Data Centre
6 25 (3.97%) Cyberattack
7 22 (3.49%) Data Structures
8 19 (3.02%) Distributed Systems
9 18 (2.86%) IoT
10 16 (2.54%) Product Ownership
11 14 (2.22%) Mobile App
12 13 (2.06%) Cloud Native
13 11 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
13 11 (1.75%) Life Science
14 10 (1.59%) Analytical Mindset
14 10 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (1.43%) Legacy Systems
15 9 (1.43%) Virtual Team
16 8 (1.27%) Onboarding
16 8 (1.27%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 88 (13.97%) Linux
2 84 (13.33%) Windows
3 30 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 27 (4.29%) Android
5 18 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 15 (2.38%) Mac OS
7 13 (2.06%) Unix
8 12 (1.90%) Mac OS X
9 11 (1.75%) Windows 10
10 9 (1.43%) Windows Server 2016
11 8 (1.27%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (0.32%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 616 (97.78%) Computer Science
2 252 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 222 (35.24%) Software Engineering
4 171 (27.14%) Agile
5 135 (21.43%) DevOps
6 114 (18.10%) Mentoring
7 93 (14.76%) Mathematics
8 80 (12.70%) CI/CD
9 68 (10.79%) Machine Learning
10 66 (10.48%) Microservices
11 64 (10.16%) Artificial Intelligence
12 63 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
13 61 (9.68%) Data Science
14 57 (9.05%) Analytics
14 57 (9.05%) Data Analysis
14 57 (9.05%) Roadmaps
14 57 (9.05%) Visualisation
15 56 (8.89%) Containerisation
16 55 (8.73%) Technical Leadership
17 54 (8.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 194 (30.79%) Python
2 160 (25.40%) JavaScript
3 159 (25.24%) SQL
4 141 (22.38%) C#
5 134 (21.27%) Java
6 71 (11.27%) C++
7 53 (8.41%) TypeScript
8 45 (7.14%) Bash
9 34 (5.40%) R
10 30 (4.76%) PHP
11 24 (3.81%) PowerShell
12 21 (3.33%) C
13 8 (1.27%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.11%) Go
15 6 (0.95%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.95%) Rust
15 6 (0.95%) Scala
15 6 (0.95%) Swift
16 5 (0.79%) VB
17 4 (0.63%) RPG
Qualifications
1 630 (100.00%) Degree
2 89 (14.13%) Master's Degree
3 85 (13.49%) Security Cleared
4 50 (7.94%) SC Cleared
5 31 (4.92%) AWS Certification
6 27 (4.29%) CISSP
7 26 (4.13%) DV Cleared
8 23 (3.65%) Azure Certification
9 21 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (2.22%) CISM
11 13 (2.06%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
12 11 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (1.75%) CompTIA Security+
12 11 (1.75%) CREST Certified
13 10 (1.59%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
14 8 (1.27%) GIAC
15 7 (1.11%) PhD
16 6 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
16 6 (0.95%) SANS
17 5 (0.79%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (8.10%) QA
2 24 (3.81%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.27%) NIST
4 6 (0.95%) COBIT
4 6 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.95%) SLA
4 6 (0.95%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 4 (0.63%) Accessibility
5 4 (0.63%) JSP 440
5 4 (0.63%) RMADS
6 2 (0.32%) GDPR
6 2 (0.32%) NCSC
6 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.32%) Software Quality Assurance
7 1 (0.16%) HL7
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 141 (22.38%) Docker
2 23 (3.65%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.59%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.43%) Firmware
6 4 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.48%) KVM
7 3 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.32%) Embedded Firmware
Systems Management
1 97 (15.40%) Kubernetes
2 37 (5.87%) Terraform
3 19 (3.02%) Ansible
4 6 (0.95%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 6 (0.95%) Progress Chef
5 5 (0.79%) Nessus
5 5 (0.79%) Puppet
5 5 (0.79%) SCCM
6 4 (0.63%) vRealize
6 4 (0.63%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 3 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.32%) Grafana
8 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.32%) Nmap
9 1 (0.16%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.16%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 109 (17.30%) Microsoft
2 40 (6.35%) Google
3 19 (3.02%) SAP
4 18 (2.86%) VMware
5 14 (2.22%) Oracle
6 12 (1.90%) NVIDIA
7 10 (1.59%) IBM
7 10 (1.59%) ServiceNow
8 9 (1.43%) Cisco
8 9 (1.43%) LogicMonitor
9 8 (1.27%) Databricks
9 8 (1.27%) Okta
10 5 (0.79%) Citrix
10 5 (0.79%) Dell
10 5 (0.79%) Juniper
10 5 (0.79%) Splunk
11 4 (0.63%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.48%) Adobe
13 2 (0.32%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.32%) Salesforce