Developer Jobs with Work from Home Options

Developer
UK > Work from Home

The median Developer salary in Work from Home is £62,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 29 November 2023.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
29 Nov 2023
Same period 2022 Same period 2021
Rank 6 5 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 4,003 12,029 15,722
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 17.45% 21.72% 31.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.15% 22.47% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3,419 9,258 12,363
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +9.52%
75th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% +4.55%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Work from Home

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies with a WFH option. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

Permanent vacancies in Work from Home with a recognized job title 22,053 53,545 48,892
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 96.12% 96.69% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16,381 37,960 36,557
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £46,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,500 £62,500 £58,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.20% +7.76% +5.45%
75th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £76,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £96,250 £92,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

Developer
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option which featured Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Developer trend for jobs with a WFH option

Developer
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Developer salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Developer
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Developer over the 6 months to 29 November 2023.

Developer salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Job Vacancies with WFH Options

For the 6 months to 29 November 2023, Developer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with remote work options featuring Developer in the job title.

1 1,586 (39.62%) JavaScript
2 1,506 (37.62%) Agile
3 1,303 (32.55%) C#
4 1,282 (32.03%) .NET
5 1,231 (30.75%) SQL
6 1,193 (29.80%) Azure
7 1,059 (26.46%) AWS
8 905 (22.61%) HTML
9 902 (22.53%) CSS
10 894 (22.33%) Java
11 887 (22.16%) React
12 841 (21.01%) Finance
13 819 (20.46%) DevOps
14 817 (20.41%) Full Stack Development
15 775 (19.36%) Social Skills
16 662 (16.54%) Problem-Solving
17 658 (16.44%) SQL Server
18 647 (16.16%) TypeScript
19 642 (16.04%) Software Engineering
20 624 (15.59%) Python
21 611 (15.26%) AngularJS
22 581 (14.51%) Microsoft
23 541 (13.51%) Docker
24 506 (12.64%) Git
25 496 (12.39%) CI/CD
26 478 (11.94%) Node.js
27 469 (11.72%) Microservices
28 458 (11.44%) .NET Core
29 451 (11.27%) MVC
30 446 (11.14%) Degree

Developer Skill Set
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 91 (2.27%) Apache
2 89 (2.22%) Apache Airflow
3 85 (2.12%) CMS
4 78 (1.95%) WordPress
5 55 (1.37%) Confluence
6 53 (1.32%) SharePoint
7 50 (1.25%) Umbraco
8 23 (0.57%) Drupal
9 19 (0.47%) IIS
9 19 (0.47%) Tomcat
10 12 (0.30%) JBoss
11 11 (0.27%) Apache Spark
12 10 (0.25%) nginx
12 10 (0.25%) OpenStack
12 10 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
13 9 (0.22%) Red Hat Fuse
14 7 (0.17%) Joomla!
14 7 (0.17%) Kentico
15 4 (0.100%) NetWeaver
15 4 (0.100%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 27 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.20%) Adobe XD
4 7 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.12%) Blender
5 5 (0.12%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.12%) Sketch
6 4 (0.100%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (0.100%) LibreOffice
7 3 (0.075%) 3ds Max
7 3 (0.075%) Maya
7 3 (0.075%) Oracle Smart View
7 3 (0.075%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.050%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.050%) Campfire
8 2 (0.050%) InVision
8 2 (0.050%) UXPin
8 2 (0.050%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 139 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.60%) Magento
3 19 (0.47%) Shopify
4 16 (0.40%) NetSuite
5 13 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
5 13 (0.32%) Siebel CRM
5 13 (0.32%) Visualfiles
6 8 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.20%) Endur
7 6 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
7 6 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
7 6 (0.15%) Exstream
7 6 (0.15%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 6 (0.15%) JDE OneWorld
8 5 (0.12%) ProductWriter
8 5 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
9 4 (0.100%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.100%) Elite 3E
10 3 (0.075%) Maximo
10 3 (0.075%) Salesforce CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,193 (29.80%) Azure
2 1,059 (26.46%) AWS
3 343 (8.57%) Azure DevOps
4 326 (8.14%) Power Platform
5 290 (7.24%) GCP
6 232 (5.80%) SaaS
7 200 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
8 197 (4.92%) Serverless
9 133 (3.32%) GitHub
10 96 (2.40%) AWS Lambda
11 89 (2.22%) PowerApps
12 69 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
12 69 (1.72%) Azure Service Bus
13 66 (1.65%) dbt
14 56 (1.40%) Power Automate
15 48 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
16 47 (1.17%) WhatsApp
17 44 (1.10%) Amazon ECS
17 44 (1.10%) Azure Logic Apps
18 42 (1.05%) Azure Cosmos DB
Communications & Networking
1 27 (0.67%) Internet
2 25 (0.62%) HTTP
3 17 (0.42%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.22%) VoIP
5 8 (0.20%) DNS
6 7 (0.17%) PPP
6 7 (0.17%) SSL
7 6 (0.15%) OpenVPN
8 4 (0.100%) ATM
8 4 (0.100%) FTP
8 4 (0.100%) Network Security
9 3 (0.075%) Firewall
9 3 (0.075%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.050%) AMQP
10 2 (0.050%) BIG-IP
10 2 (0.050%) Broadband
10 2 (0.050%) Intranet
10 2 (0.050%) SSH
11 1 (0.025%) LAN
11 1 (0.025%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 658 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 284 (7.09%) PostgreSQL
3 270 (6.74%) MySQL
4 250 (6.25%) Power BI
5 226 (5.65%) Relational Database
6 182 (4.55%) NoSQL
7 126 (3.15%) MongoDB
8 115 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 101 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 96 (2.40%) Oracle Database
11 82 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
11 82 (2.05%) RDBMS
12 78 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
13 69 (1.72%) Apache Ignite
14 67 (1.67%) Amazon Athena
15 58 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
16 57 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
17 53 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
18 52 (1.30%) Apache Arrow
18 52 (1.30%) Dremio
Development Applications
1 506 (12.64%) Git
2 154 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 123 (3.07%) JIRA
4 97 (2.42%) Visual Studio
5 90 (2.25%) Maven
6 57 (1.42%) IntelliJ
7 49 (1.22%) Gradle
8 42 (1.05%) Bitbucket
9 37 (0.92%) Cypress.io
9 37 (0.92%) GitLab
9 37 (0.92%) Jasmine
10 36 (0.90%) JUnit
11 34 (0.85%) Mockito
12 33 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
13 32 (0.80%) Eclipse
14 29 (0.72%) Artifactory
14 29 (0.72%) Postman
15 27 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
16 24 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 24 (0.60%) NUnit
General
1 841 (21.01%) Finance
2 775 (19.36%) Social Skills
3 296 (7.39%) Front Office
4 218 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 218 (5.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 215 (5.37%) Banking
6 145 (3.62%) Retail
7 94 (2.35%) Investment Banking
7 94 (2.35%) Marketing
8 90 (2.25%) Public Sector
9 88 (2.20%) Law
9 88 (2.20%) Legal
10 70 (1.75%) Games
11 64 (1.60%) Manufacturing
12 45 (1.12%) Tech for Good
13 36 (0.90%) Telecoms
14 35 (0.87%) Financial Institution
15 31 (0.77%) Organisational Skills
16 30 (0.75%) Electronics
17 29 (0.72%) Health Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,282 (32.03%) .NET
2 905 (22.61%) HTML
3 902 (22.53%) CSS
4 887 (22.16%) React
5 611 (15.26%) AngularJS
6 478 (11.94%) Node.js
7 458 (11.44%) .NET Core
8 395 (9.87%) ASP.NET
9 371 (9.27%) REST
10 329 (8.22%) .NET Framework
11 288 (7.19%) Web Services
12 267 (6.67%) Spring
13 257 (6.42%) RESTful
14 243 (6.07%) Vue
15 235 (5.87%) HTML5
16 225 (5.62%) JSON
17 218 (5.45%) Spring Boot
18 210 (5.25%) ASP.NET Web API
19 206 (5.15%) Laravel
20 200 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 249 (6.22%) Greenfield Project
2 130 (3.25%) Product Ownership
3 119 (2.97%) Fixed Income
4 114 (2.85%) Self-Motivation
5 109 (2.72%) Derivative
6 99 (2.47%) Mobile App
7 74 (1.85%) Management Information System
8 73 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 58 (1.45%) Cloud Native
10 54 (1.35%) Hedge funds
11 52 (1.30%) Algorithms
11 52 (1.30%) Distributed Systems
12 51 (1.27%) Data Structures
12 51 (1.27%) Equities
13 40 (1.00%) Legacy Systems
14 39 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
15 33 (0.82%) Virtual Team
16 27 (0.67%) Client/Server
17 25 (0.62%) Onboarding
17 25 (0.62%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 162 (4.05%) Linux
2 108 (2.70%) Android
3 71 (1.77%) Windows
4 55 (1.37%) Apple iOS
5 38 (0.95%) Unix
6 29 (0.72%) Mac OS
7 8 (0.20%) CentOS
8 6 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.15%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.075%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.050%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.025%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,506 (37.62%) Agile
2 819 (20.46%) DevOps
3 817 (20.41%) Full Stack Development
4 662 (16.54%) Problem-Solving
5 642 (16.04%) Software Engineering
6 496 (12.39%) CI/CD
7 469 (11.72%) Microservices
8 451 (11.27%) MVC
9 419 (10.47%) Front End Development
10 342 (8.54%) TDD
11 335 (8.37%) Unit Testing
12 329 (8.22%) Scrum
13 298 (7.44%) User Experience
14 292 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
15 278 (6.94%) Mentoring
16 249 (6.22%) Web Development
17 245 (6.12%) Computer Science
18 239 (5.97%) Analytics
19 233 (5.82%) Actionable Insight
20 226 (5.65%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1,586 (39.62%) JavaScript
2 1,303 (32.55%) C#
3 1,231 (30.75%) SQL
4 894 (22.33%) Java
5 647 (16.16%) TypeScript
6 624 (15.59%) Python
7 306 (7.64%) PHP
8 202 (5.05%) T-SQL
9 141 (3.52%) C++
10 121 (3.02%) PL/SQL
11 98 (2.45%) Kotlin
12 89 (2.22%) Ruby
13 70 (1.75%) VB.NET
14 62 (1.55%) PowerShell
15 61 (1.52%) Scala
16 53 (1.32%) Go
17 45 (1.12%) Data Analysis Expressions
18 38 (0.95%) Bash
19 33 (0.82%) C
20 26 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 446 (11.14%) Degree
2 254 (6.35%) Security Cleared
3 221 (5.52%) SC Cleared
4 138 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 31 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
6 29 (0.72%) Master's Degree
7 16 (0.40%) DV Cleared
8 14 (0.35%) PhD
9 12 (0.30%) Azure Certification
10 11 (0.27%) AWS Certification
11 9 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
12 6 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
13 5 (0.12%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
13 5 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (0.12%) OCP
14 4 (0.100%) AWS Certified Developer
14 4 (0.100%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
14 4 (0.100%) DBS Check
15 3 (0.075%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (3.80%) QA
2 42 (1.05%) Accessibility
3 22 (0.55%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.37%) WCAG
5 8 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.12%) GDPR
7 4 (0.100%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.050%) NCSC
9 1 (0.025%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.025%) HL7
9 1 (0.025%) SLA
9 1 (0.025%) Software Quality Assurance
System Software
1 541 (13.51%) Docker
2 25 (0.62%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.22%) OpenSIPS
4 5 (0.12%) FreeRADIUS
4 5 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.075%) Firmware
5 3 (0.075%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.075%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (0.050%) Varnish
7 1 (0.025%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.025%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.025%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 337 (8.42%) Kubernetes
2 153 (3.82%) Terraform
3 48 (1.20%) Ansible
4 5 (0.12%) Grafana
4 5 (0.12%) SELinux
5 4 (0.100%) Kibana
5 4 (0.100%) Prometheus
6 3 (0.075%) MIIS
6 3 (0.075%) Packer
6 3 (0.075%) Progress Chef
7 2 (0.050%) cPanel
7 2 (0.050%) Plesk
7 2 (0.050%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.025%) Consul
8 1 (0.025%) FlexNet
8 1 (0.025%) Istio
8 1 (0.025%) Matomo
8 1 (0.025%) Puppet
Vendors
1 581 (14.51%) Microsoft
2 213 (5.32%) Oracle
3 95 (2.37%) Google
4 66 (1.65%) Salesforce
5 36 (0.90%) IBM
6 28 (0.70%) SAP
7 26 (0.65%) ServiceNow
8 23 (0.57%) Adobe
9 22 (0.55%) Xamarin
10 16 (0.40%) WSO2
11 15 (0.37%) Apple
11 15 (0.37%) Sitecore
12 14 (0.35%) TIBCO
13 13 (0.32%) Siebel
13 13 (0.32%) Zoho
14 12 (0.30%) Sybase
15 11 (0.27%) VMware
16 10 (0.25%) Splunk
16 10 (0.25%) WooCommerce
17 9 (0.22%) Unisys