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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 Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 28 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision-Making
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 78 103 171
Rank change year-on-year +25 +68 -21
Permanent jobs citing Decision-Making 3,310 1,192 150
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 4.28% 3.26% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.43% 3.44% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,526 810 114
10th Percentile £36,831 £35,000 £24,525
25th Percentile £45,000 £40,125 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% -
75th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £93,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +17.12%

Decision-Making is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 74,750 34,690 8,150
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 96.58% 94.74% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 42,757 26,920 6,953
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £57,361
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.12% -0.24%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Decision-Making
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Decision-Making trend for jobs with a WFH option

Decision-Making
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Decision-Making salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Decision-Making
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Decision-Making over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

Decision-Making salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, Decision-Making 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 Decision-Making.

1 1,523 (46.01%) Agile
2 1,245 (37.61%) Social Skills
3 903 (27.28%) Finance
4 868 (26.22%) Problem-Solving
5 822 (24.83%) SQL
6 801 (24.20%) Python
7 731 (22.08%) Analytics
8 670 (20.24%) Analytical Skills
9 564 (17.04%) Business Intelligence
10 537 (16.22%) Software Engineering
11 517 (15.62%) Project Management
12 508 (15.35%) AWS
13 507 (15.32%) Degree
14 498 (15.05%) JavaScript
15 468 (14.14%) Coaching
16 423 (12.78%) Data Science
17 418 (12.63%) DevOps
18 415 (12.54%) Marketing
19 396 (11.96%) Mentoring
20 394 (11.90%) Scrum
21 381 (11.51%) Azure
22 371 (11.21%) CI/CD
23 370 (11.18%) Microsoft
24 329 (9.94%) Power Platform
25 322 (9.73%) React
26 321 (9.70%) Stakeholder Management
27 317 (9.58%) Data Warehouse
28 314 (9.49%) Power BI
29 307 (9.27%) SaaS
30 305 (9.21%) Java

Decision-Making
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 79 (2.39%) Confluence
2 78 (2.36%) Apache Spark
3 58 (1.75%) Apache Airflow
4 55 (1.66%) SharePoint
5 45 (1.36%) Apache
5 45 (1.36%) SAS
6 30 (0.91%) WordPress
7 28 (0.85%) CMS
8 17 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
9 16 (0.48%) Drupal
10 15 (0.45%) ArcGIS
11 12 (0.36%) IIS
12 10 (0.30%) Ethereum
13 8 (0.24%) IBM Domino
13 8 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.21%) nginx
15 5 (0.15%) Luigi
16 4 (0.12%) Tomcat
17 3 (0.091%) JBoss
17 3 (0.091%) Jupyter
Applications
1 241 (7.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 107 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 76 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
4 52 (1.57%) Microsoft Project
5 34 (1.03%) Sketch
6 24 (0.73%) InVision
7 19 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
8 14 (0.42%) Zeplin
9 11 (0.33%) Photoshop
10 8 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (0.18%) MS Visio
12 4 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 4 (0.12%) Simulink
12 4 (0.12%) Stateflow
13 3 (0.091%) LaTeX
14 2 (0.060%) Adobe XD
14 2 (0.060%) Stata
14 2 (0.060%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 20 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
2 17 (0.51%) Distributed Ledger
2 17 (0.51%) R3 Corda
3 16 (0.48%) Shopify
4 14 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (0.30%) SAP Business One
6 5 (0.15%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.12%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.060%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.060%) Magento
8 2 (0.060%) Maximo
8 2 (0.060%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 2 (0.060%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.030%) Cloudability
9 1 (0.030%) Elite 3E
9 1 (0.030%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.030%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.030%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.030%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 508 (15.35%) AWS
2 381 (11.51%) Azure
3 329 (9.94%) Power Platform
4 307 (9.27%) SaaS
5 255 (7.70%) GCP
6 165 (4.98%) Serverless
7 150 (4.53%) Amazon S3
8 146 (4.41%) GitHub
9 137 (4.14%) PaaS
10 101 (3.05%) Google Analytics
11 89 (2.69%) AWS Lambda
12 79 (2.39%) Microsoft 365
13 77 (2.33%) dbt
14 71 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
15 67 (2.02%) Azure DevOps
16 64 (1.93%) IaaS
17 53 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
17 53 (1.60%) Amazon SQS
18 50 (1.51%) Google Tag Manager
19 48 (1.45%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 52 (1.57%) AMQP
1 52 (1.57%) MQTT
2 40 (1.21%) Broadband
3 39 (1.18%) HTTP
4 28 (0.85%) Internet
5 27 (0.82%) Network Security
6 26 (0.79%) Firewall
7 24 (0.73%) LAN
8 23 (0.69%) DNS
8 23 (0.69%) WAN
9 18 (0.54%) SAN
10 16 (0.48%) VoIP
11 15 (0.45%) VPN
12 12 (0.36%) Skype
13 10 (0.30%) iSCSI
13 10 (0.30%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
13 10 (0.30%) TCP/IP
13 10 (0.30%) Unified Communications
14 9 (0.27%) Wireless
15 8 (0.24%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (9.58%) Data Warehouse
2 314 (9.49%) Power BI
3 214 (6.47%) Tableau
4 181 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
5 121 (3.66%) BigQuery
6 118 (3.56%) NoSQL
7 117 (3.53%) SQL Server
8 113 (3.41%) Amazon Redshift
9 110 (3.32%) Big Data
10 105 (3.17%) Data Lake
11 91 (2.75%) MySQL
11 91 (2.75%) Relational Database
12 73 (2.21%) Looker
13 66 (1.99%) MongoDB
14 59 (1.78%) Metadata
15 45 (1.36%) Amazon Athena
16 44 (1.33%) Data Mining
17 39 (1.18%) GIS
18 38 (1.15%) Hadoop
19 33 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 264 (7.98%) Git (software)
2 235 (7.10%) JIRA
3 113 (3.41%) Jenkins
4 62 (1.87%) GitLab
5 57 (1.72%) Selenium
6 50 (1.51%) Octopus Deploy
7 47 (1.42%) CircleCI
8 41 (1.24%) webpack
9 34 (1.03%) Storybook
10 31 (0.94%) Subversion
11 25 (0.76%) Cucumber
12 24 (0.73%) REST Assured
13 22 (0.66%) Jasmine
13 22 (0.66%) Maven
14 18 (0.54%) Gradle
14 18 (0.54%) Karma Test Runner
14 18 (0.54%) Postman
15 15 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 15 (0.45%) JUnit
15 15 (0.45%) TestNG
General
1 1,245 (37.61%) Social Skills
2 903 (27.28%) Finance
3 670 (20.24%) Analytical Skills
4 415 (12.54%) Marketing
5 269 (8.13%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 257 (7.76%) Public Sector
7 210 (6.34%) Retail
8 189 (5.71%) Legal
9 163 (4.92%) Presentation Skills
10 157 (4.74%) Banking
11 149 (4.50%) Games
12 124 (3.75%) Law
13 122 (3.69%) Organisational Skills
14 116 (3.50%) Influencing Skills
15 79 (2.39%) Advertising
16 71 (2.15%) Telecoms
17 67 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
18 51 (1.54%) Publishing
19 48 (1.45%) Local Government
20 46 (1.39%) Police
Job Titles
1 452 (13.66%) Analyst
2 400 (12.08%) Developer
3 203 (6.13%) Software Engineer
4 190 (5.74%) Project Manager
5 181 (5.47%) Architect
6 177 (5.35%) Data Engineer
7 122 (3.69%) Data Analyst
8 112 (3.38%) Senior Analyst
9 104 (3.14%) Product Manager
10 97 (2.93%) Senior Manager
11 96 (2.90%) Scrum Master
12 89 (2.69%) Data Scientist
13 88 (2.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 83 (2.51%) Designer
15 79 (2.39%) Business Analyst
15 79 (2.39%) Technical Leader
16 77 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
17 76 (2.30%) DevOps Engineer
18 75 (2.27%) Senior Data Engineer
19 68 (2.05%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (9.73%) React
2 281 (8.49%) Node.js
3 178 (5.38%) REST
4 171 (5.17%) CSS
5 161 (4.86%) HTML
6 142 (4.29%) .NET
7 112 (3.38%) GraphQL
8 95 (2.87%) RESTful
9 93 (2.81%) React Native
10 85 (2.57%) AngularJS
11 80 (2.42%) JSON
12 78 (2.36%) Kafka
13 72 (2.18%) Vue.js
14 57 (1.72%) Django
15 53 (1.60%) WebSockets
16 50 (1.51%) Symfony
17 49 (1.48%) Spring
18 48 (1.45%) Laravel
19 40 (1.21%) Sass
20 39 (1.18%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 295 (8.91%) User Experience
2 245 (7.40%) Management Information System
3 193 (5.83%) Self-Motivation
4 191 (5.77%) Algorithms
5 142 (4.29%) Cyberattack
6 131 (3.96%) Cloud Native
7 114 (3.44%) Mobile App
8 105 (3.17%) NHS
9 99 (2.99%) Virtual Team
10 96 (2.90%) Cyber Defence
11 80 (2.42%) Data Structures
12 77 (2.33%) Blog
13 64 (1.93%) Blockchain
14 57 (1.72%) Legacy Systems
15 56 (1.69%) Private Cloud
16 55 (1.66%) Greenfield Project
17 47 (1.42%) Cybercrime
18 44 (1.33%) Public Cloud
19 39 (1.18%) Data Centre
20 35 (1.06%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 270 (8.16%) Linux
2 129 (3.90%) Windows
3 105 (3.17%) Android
4 80 (2.42%) Apple iOS
5 23 (0.69%) Unix
6 18 (0.54%) Windows Server
7 14 (0.42%) Windows 10
8 6 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
9 5 (0.15%) Windows Server 2019
10 4 (0.12%) CentOS
10 4 (0.12%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.060%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.060%) zOS
12 1 (0.030%) AIX
12 1 (0.030%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.030%) Solaris
12 1 (0.030%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.030%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,523 (46.01%) Agile
2 868 (26.22%) Problem-Solving
3 731 (22.08%) Analytics
4 564 (17.04%) Business Intelligence
5 537 (16.22%) Software Engineering
6 517 (15.62%) Project Management
7 468 (14.14%) Coaching
8 423 (12.78%) Data Science
9 418 (12.63%) DevOps
10 396 (11.96%) Mentoring
11 394 (11.90%) Scrum
12 371 (11.21%) CI/CD
13 321 (9.70%) Stakeholder Management
14 302 (9.12%) Machine Learning
14 302 (9.12%) Visualisation
15 299 (9.03%) Continuous Improvement
16 283 (8.55%) Data Analysis
16 283 (8.55%) TDD
17 279 (8.43%) Test Automation
18 274 (8.28%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 822 (24.83%) SQL
2 801 (24.20%) Python
3 498 (15.05%) JavaScript
4 305 (9.21%) Java
5 207 (6.25%) TypeScript
6 177 (5.35%) C#
7 160 (4.83%) R
8 129 (3.90%) PHP
9 77 (2.33%) Scala
10 74 (2.24%) Ruby
11 72 (2.18%) Go
12 59 (1.78%) Kotlin
13 55 (1.66%) C++
14 52 (1.57%) C
15 49 (1.48%) T-SQL
16 37 (1.12%) PowerShell
17 35 (1.06%) ES6
18 27 (0.82%) VBA
19 26 (0.79%) Rust
20 21 (0.63%) Bash
Qualifications
1 507 (15.32%) Degree
2 249 (7.52%) Security Cleared
3 172 (5.20%) SC Cleared
4 101 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 81 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 55 (1.66%) Master's Degree
6 55 (1.66%) Numerate Degree
7 33 (1.00%) AWS Certification
8 32 (0.97%) DV Cleared
9 29 (0.88%) PMP
10 27 (0.82%) PMI Certification
11 26 (0.79%) CISSP
12 22 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (0.66%) CISM
13 20 (0.60%) CESG Certified Professional
14 18 (0.54%) DBS Check
15 15 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
15 15 (0.45%) TOGAF Certification
16 12 (0.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 12 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 236 (7.13%) QA
2 119 (3.60%) Accessibility
3 102 (3.08%) Data Quality
4 90 (2.72%) GDPR
5 69 (2.08%) PMO
6 28 (0.85%) NCSC
7 27 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 20 (0.60%) NIST
8 20 (0.60%) SLA
9 18 (0.54%) Actionable Recommendations
10 10 (0.30%) CDISC
10 10 (0.30%) Good Clinical Practice
11 9 (0.27%) SOC 2
12 8 (0.24%) RMADS
13 7 (0.21%) JSP 440
14 6 (0.18%) GRC
15 5 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
15 5 (0.15%) ISO 9001
16 4 (0.12%) HL7
16 4 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 223 (6.74%) Docker
2 73 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
3 33 (1.00%) Active Directory
4 18 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.33%) vSphere
6 3 (0.091%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.060%) LXC
7 2 (0.060%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.030%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.030%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.030%) Ceph
8 1 (0.030%) Firmware
8 1 (0.030%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.030%) NFS
8 1 (0.030%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.030%) Snort
8 1 (0.030%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 232 (7.01%) Kubernetes
2 168 (5.08%) Terraform
3 41 (1.24%) Ansible
4 19 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
5 13 (0.39%) Rancher
6 11 (0.33%) SCCM
7 9 (0.27%) Autotask
8 8 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (0.24%) Puppet
9 7 (0.21%) Bugsnag
9 7 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
10 6 (0.18%) Panaseer
11 5 (0.15%) Prometheus
11 5 (0.15%) WSUS
12 4 (0.12%) AirWatch
12 4 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
13 3 (0.091%) Check_MK
13 3 (0.091%) Kibana
13 3 (0.091%) vCenter Server
14 2 (0.060%) Salt
Vendors
1 370 (11.18%) Microsoft
2 294 (8.88%) Google
3 74 (2.24%) Oracle
4 68 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
5 66 (1.99%) Apple
6 62 (1.87%) SAP
7 49 (1.48%) Alteryx
8 39 (1.18%) Teradata
9 32 (0.97%) NEC
10 29 (0.88%) Facebook
11 28 (0.85%) VMware
12 26 (0.79%) Veeam
13 24 (0.73%) PayPal
13 24 (0.73%) WooCommerce
14 21 (0.63%) Cisco
15 19 (0.57%) Informatica
16 18 (0.54%) Cognos
16 18 (0.54%) Zopa
17 17 (0.51%) Anaplan
17 17 (0.51%) Databricks