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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IoT in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IoT over the 6 months to 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IoT (Internet of Things, Internet of Everything)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 294 240 174
Rank change year-on-year -54 -66 +28
Permanent jobs citing IoT 949 526 140
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.20% 1.40% 1.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.62% 3.63% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 488 328 121
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,875 £40,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.83% - -7.69%
75th Percentile £87,500 £71,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +4.35% -1.92%

IoT is in the General and Transferable Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 36,196 14,500 3,372
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 45.66% 38.58% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17,502 10,389 2,803
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £35,750
25th Percentile £46,750 £42,500 £43,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% - -4.17%
75th Percentile £83,125 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £91,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £61,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.09% +4.55% +0.26%

IoT
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

IoT trend for jobs with a WFH option

IoT
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

IoT salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

IoT
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing IoT over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

IoT salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, IoT 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 IoT.

1 350 (36.88%) Agile
2 314 (33.09%) Python
3 312 (32.88%) Azure
4 300 (31.61%) AWS
5 290 (30.56%) DevOps
6 250 (26.34%) Social Skills
7 220 (23.18%) Artificial Intelligence
8 216 (22.76%) Linux
9 207 (21.81%) JavaScript
10 203 (21.39%) Software Engineering
11 192 (20.23%) Finance
12 180 (18.97%) Kubernetes
13 169 (17.81%) Scrum
14 167 (17.60%) Microservices
15 166 (17.49%) Microsoft
16 161 (16.97%) Cybersecurity
17 160 (16.86%) Public Sector
18 157 (16.54%) Analytics
19 155 (16.33%) Big Data
20 150 (15.81%) Blockchain
21 148 (15.60%) Git (software)
22 141 (14.86%) Public Cloud
23 138 (14.54%) React
24 136 (14.33%) iPhone
25 134 (14.12%) GCP
26 132 (13.91%) Cloud Native
27 129 (13.59%) Terraform
28 126 (13.28%) Node.js
29 125 (13.17%) Degree
29 125 (13.17%) CI/CD

IoT
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 45 (4.74%) Apache Spark
2 38 (4.00%) Confluence
3 33 (3.48%) SharePoint
4 19 (2.00%) ThingWorx
5 18 (1.90%) IBM Domino
6 14 (1.48%) Jupyter
7 7 (0.74%) WordPress
8 5 (0.53%) ArcGIS
8 5 (0.53%) IIS
9 4 (0.42%) Apache
9 4 (0.42%) CMS
9 4 (0.42%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.21%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.53%) CPLEX
4 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.21%) Simulink
6 1 (0.11%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 14 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.11%) SAP IBP
2 1 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.11%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 312 (32.88%) Azure
2 300 (31.61%) AWS
3 134 (14.12%) GCP
4 81 (8.54%) SaaS
5 60 (6.32%) Azure DevOps
6 59 (6.22%) Serverless
7 46 (4.85%) Microsoft 365
8 44 (4.64%) Cloud Computing
9 40 (4.21%) AWS CloudFormation
10 31 (3.27%) PaaS
11 28 (2.95%) Azure Data Factory
12 27 (2.85%) Power Platform
13 25 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
14 24 (2.53%) IaaS
15 20 (2.11%) Slack
16 19 (2.00%) Azure AKS
17 17 (1.79%) Azure Synapse Analytics
18 16 (1.69%) Amazon EKS
18 16 (1.69%) OneDrive
18 16 (1.69%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 120 (12.64%) Internet
2 43 (4.53%) Wireless
3 38 (4.00%) Bluetooth
3 38 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
4 27 (2.85%) Firewall
5 24 (2.53%) RS-232
6 20 (2.11%) ZigBee
7 17 (1.79%) TCP/IP
7 17 (1.79%) WAN
8 13 (1.37%) LAN
9 11 (1.16%) 3G
9 11 (1.16%) 4G
9 11 (1.16%) VoIP
10 7 (0.74%) DNS
10 7 (0.74%) Ethernet
10 7 (0.74%) PABX
10 7 (0.74%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (0.74%) RS-485
11 6 (0.63%) Unified Communications
12 5 (0.53%) LoRaWAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (16.33%) Big Data
2 60 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
3 50 (5.27%) MySQL
4 46 (4.85%) Data Lake
4 46 (4.85%) SQL Server
5 34 (3.58%) MongoDB
6 33 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (3.16%) Amazon Redshift
7 30 (3.16%) DynamoDB
8 23 (2.42%) Power BI
8 23 (2.42%) Relational Database
9 20 (2.11%) Amazon RDS
10 16 (1.69%) InfluxDB
11 15 (1.58%) Hadoop
12 13 (1.37%) Metadata
13 9 (0.95%) NoSQL
14 8 (0.84%) Azure SQL Database
15 7 (0.74%) Redis
15 7 (0.74%) Tableau
16 6 (0.63%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 148 (15.60%) Git (software)
2 69 (7.27%) JIRA
3 60 (6.32%) Jenkins
4 20 (2.11%) IDA Disassembler
5 17 (1.79%) Terragrunt
6 16 (1.69%) JUnit
7 15 (1.58%) ClearCase
7 15 (1.58%) CppUnit
8 13 (1.37%) GitLab
9 11 (1.16%) ER Studio
9 11 (1.16%) ERwin
9 11 (1.16%) TeamCity
10 10 (1.05%) Bitbucket
10 10 (1.05%) Capybara
10 10 (1.05%) Codeship
10 10 (1.05%) RSpec
11 8 (0.84%) CMake
11 8 (0.84%) Visual Studio
12 5 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (0.53%) Gradle
General
1 250 (26.34%) Social Skills
2 192 (20.23%) Finance
3 160 (16.86%) Public Sector
4 69 (7.27%) Electronics
5 68 (7.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 66 (6.95%) Esports
7 61 (6.43%) Retail
8 36 (3.79%) Tech for Good
9 28 (2.95%) Automotive
9 28 (2.95%) Telecoms
10 27 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
11 24 (2.53%) Presentation Skills
12 23 (2.42%) Back Office
12 23 (2.42%) Banking
12 23 (2.42%) Marketing
13 21 (2.21%) Documentation Skills
14 20 (2.11%) Manufacturing
15 11 (1.16%) Fire and Rescue
15 11 (1.16%) Wearables
16 8 (0.84%) Legal
Job Titles
1 220 (23.18%) Developer
2 118 (12.43%) Architect
3 98 (10.33%) Software Engineer
4 96 (10.12%) DevOps Engineer
5 61 (6.43%) Consultant
6 53 (5.58%) Embedded Engineer
7 42 (4.43%) Full Stack Developer
8 41 (4.32%) Data Architect
9 35 (3.69%) Azure Engineer
9 35 (3.69%) Cloud Architect
9 35 (3.69%) Solutions Architect
10 34 (3.58%) Graduate
10 34 (3.58%) Software Developer
11 33 (3.48%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 30 (3.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 28 (2.95%) Python Engineer
14 27 (2.85%) Data Engineer
14 27 (2.85%) Security Consultant
15 25 (2.63%) C# Developer
16 24 (2.53%) Azure DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (14.54%) React
2 126 (13.28%) Node.js
3 80 (8.43%) .NET
4 35 (3.69%) Elastic Stack
5 33 (3.48%) Spring
6 31 (3.27%) REST
6 31 (3.27%) RESTful
7 26 (2.74%) Django
8 25 (2.63%) Kafka
8 25 (2.63%) PySpark
9 24 (2.53%) AngularJS
9 24 (2.53%) Yocto
10 21 (2.21%) .NET Core
11 19 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
11 19 (2.00%) Spark Streaming
11 19 (2.00%) Web Services
12 18 (1.90%) Universal Windows Platform
12 18 (1.90%) WinForms
12 18 (1.90%) WPF
13 16 (1.69%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 150 (15.81%) Blockchain
2 141 (14.86%) Public Cloud
3 136 (14.33%) iPhone
4 132 (13.91%) Cloud Native
5 105 (11.06%) Greenfield Project
6 84 (8.85%) Data Centre
7 46 (4.85%) User Experience
8 43 (4.53%) Mobile App
9 39 (4.11%) Smart Home
10 34 (3.58%) Embedded Systems
10 34 (3.58%) Self-Motivation
11 28 (2.95%) PKI
12 27 (2.85%) Algorithms
12 27 (2.85%) Augmented Reality
12 27 (2.85%) Industry 4.0
13 26 (2.74%) Robotics
13 26 (2.74%) Virtual Team
14 24 (2.53%) Industrial Internet of Things
15 23 (2.42%) Social Media
16 21 (2.21%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 216 (22.76%) Linux
2 84 (8.85%) Windows
3 64 (6.74%) Android
4 25 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 19 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
6 8 (0.84%) Ubuntu
6 8 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.84%) Windows Server 2019
7 7 (0.74%) Windows Server 2016
8 6 (0.63%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.53%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.42%) OpenWrt
11 2 (0.21%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (36.88%) Agile
2 290 (30.56%) DevOps
3 220 (23.18%) Artificial Intelligence
4 203 (21.39%) Software Engineering
5 169 (17.81%) Scrum
6 167 (17.60%) Microservices
7 161 (16.97%) Cybersecurity
8 157 (16.54%) Analytics
9 125 (13.17%) CI/CD
10 122 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
11 116 (12.22%) Computer Science
12 109 (11.49%) Full Stack Development
13 107 (11.28%) Migration
14 103 (10.85%) Machine Learning
15 99 (10.43%) Technology Transformation
16 79 (8.32%) Infrastructure as Code
16 79 (8.32%) Insurtech
17 78 (8.22%) Problem-Solving
18 76 (8.01%) Coaching
19 73 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 314 (33.09%) Python
2 207 (21.81%) JavaScript
3 124 (13.07%) TypeScript
4 108 (11.38%) Java
5 107 (11.28%) C#
6 101 (10.64%) SQL
7 84 (8.85%) C++
8 63 (6.64%) C
9 35 (3.69%) Embedded C
10 21 (2.21%) Bash
11 19 (2.00%) T-SQL
12 17 (1.79%) PowerShell
13 16 (1.69%) Go
13 16 (1.69%) PHP
14 13 (1.37%) R
15 12 (1.26%) Kotlin
15 12 (1.26%) Ruby
15 12 (1.26%) Shell Script
16 11 (1.16%) Scala
17 10 (1.05%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 125 (13.17%) Degree
2 73 (7.69%) AWS Certification
3 29 (3.06%) Security Cleared
4 23 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (2.11%) PMI Certification
6 18 (1.90%) SC Cleared
7 15 (1.58%) Postgraduate
8 8 (0.84%) CISSP
8 8 (0.84%) CREST Certified
9 7 (0.74%) HNC
9 7 (0.74%) OSCP
10 5 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.53%) CompTIA Security+
10 5 (0.53%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.53%) GIAC
10 5 (0.53%) HND
11 4 (0.42%) CISA
11 4 (0.42%) CISM
11 4 (0.42%) Cyber Scheme
11 4 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.95%) QA
2 10 (1.05%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.95%) GDPR
4 8 (0.84%) NIST
5 7 (0.74%) NCSC
5 7 (0.74%) SLA
6 6 (0.63%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.42%) Accessibility
7 4 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.42%) WAI
7 4 (0.42%) WCAG
8 3 (0.32%) IEC 62304
8 3 (0.32%) ISO 13485
9 2 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.21%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.11%) COBIT
10 1 (0.11%) GRC
System Software
1 106 (11.17%) Docker
2 90 (9.48%) Firmware
3 27 (2.85%) Active Directory
4 10 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (0.53%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.53%) vSphere
7 3 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 180 (18.97%) Kubernetes
2 129 (13.59%) Terraform
3 41 (4.32%) Ansible
4 17 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (1.48%) Consul
6 11 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
7 8 (0.84%) Puppet
8 3 (0.32%) SCOM
8 3 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.32%) WSUS
9 2 (0.21%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.21%) Packer
9 2 (0.21%) SCCM
10 1 (0.11%) Rancher
Vendors
1 166 (17.49%) Microsoft
2 42 (4.43%) Databricks
3 26 (2.74%) Gemalto
4 25 (2.63%) Google
5 19 (2.00%) Xamarin
6 18 (1.90%) PTC
7 17 (1.79%) SAP
8 16 (1.69%) Oracle
8 16 (1.69%) VMware
9 15 (1.58%) Perforce
10 10 (1.05%) Apple
10 10 (1.05%) Freshdesk
10 10 (1.05%) MobileIron
10 10 (1.05%) Samsung
10 10 (1.05%) ServiceNow
11 8 (0.84%) EXTOL
12 7 (0.74%) EMC
13 5 (0.53%) Citrix
13 5 (0.53%) IBM
13 5 (0.53%) Salesforce.com