Master's Degree Jobs with Work from Home Options

Master's 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 Master's Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 27 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 291 262 294
Rank change year-on-year -29 +32 -20
Permanent jobs citing Master's Degree 300 611 701
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.02% 1.30% 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.54% 5.15% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 196 311 312
10th Percentile £31,875 £42,500 £42,738
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £49,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £62,400 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.17% -10.86% +9.80%
75th Percentile £83,750 £86,250 £87,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £112,500 £140,000
UK median annual salary £69,000 £62,400 £73,138
% change year-on-year +10.58% -14.68% +17.02%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Work from Home

Master's 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 8,466 11,853 13,218
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 28.71% 25.25% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5,509 7,066 7,658
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,250 £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 £94,504 £90,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

Master's Degree
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Master's Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Master's Degree trend for jobs with a WFH option

Master's 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 Master's Degree.

Master's Degree salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Master's Degree
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Master's Degree over the 6 months to 27 February 2024.

Master's Degree salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Master's 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 11 (3.67%) IIS
2 4 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (1.33%) Confluence
3 2 (0.67%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (0.67%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.67%) Luigi
3 2 (0.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.33%) Jupyter
Applications
1 12 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.67%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (2.00%) UserZoom
4 3 (1.00%) Adobe XD
4 3 (1.00%) InVision
4 3 (1.00%) Sketch
5 2 (0.67%) Blender
5 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.33%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.33%) Maya
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.33%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (0.33%) Endur
2 1 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.33%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 63 (21.00%) AWS
2 49 (16.33%) Azure
3 23 (7.67%) Power Platform
4 22 (7.33%) GCP
4 22 (7.33%) SaaS
5 15 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (2.67%) IaaS
7 6 (2.00%) Azure Service Fabric
7 6 (2.00%) Entra ID
7 6 (2.00%) PaaS
8 5 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (1.67%) PowerApps
8 5 (1.67%) WhatsApp
9 4 (1.33%) Dagster
10 3 (1.00%) Figma
10 3 (1.00%) GitHub
10 3 (1.00%) Power Automate
11 2 (0.67%) Google Workspace
11 2 (0.67%) Microsoft 365
11 2 (0.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.33%) Internet
3 5 (1.67%) Network Security
3 5 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.00%) Wireless
5 2 (0.67%) Firewall
5 2 (0.67%) Wireless Security
6 1 (0.33%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.33%) DHCP
6 1 (0.33%) DNS
6 1 (0.33%) LAN
6 1 (0.33%) OFDM
6 1 (0.33%) Software-Defined Radio
6 1 (0.33%) WAN
6 1 (0.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (6.00%) Power BI
3 13 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.00%) Tableau
5 8 (2.67%) Big Data
5 8 (2.67%) Redis
6 6 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (2.00%) Data Lake
7 4 (1.33%) QlikView
8 2 (0.67%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.67%) Metadata
8 2 (0.67%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.67%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.33%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 19 (6.33%) Git
2 5 (1.67%) JIRA
3 4 (1.33%) Snakemake
4 3 (1.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.67%) Burp Suite
5 2 (0.67%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.33%) Selenium
6 1 (0.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 121 (40.33%) Social Skills
2 92 (30.67%) Finance
3 48 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (10.00%) Marketing
4 30 (10.00%) Presentation Skills
5 29 (9.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 24 (8.00%) Law
6 24 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 21 (7.00%) Legal
8 15 (5.00%) Back Office
9 14 (4.67%) Banking
9 14 (4.67%) Public Sector
10 13 (4.33%) Manufacturing
11 11 (3.67%) Aerospace
11 11 (3.67%) Retail
12 7 (2.33%) Health Technology
12 7 (2.33%) Telecoms
13 6 (2.00%) Billing
13 6 (2.00%) Games
14 5 (1.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 71 (23.67%) Senior
2 51 (17.00%) Developer
3 33 (11.00%) Software Engineer
4 30 (10.00%) Architect
5 22 (7.33%) Lead
6 20 (6.67%) Analyst
6 20 (6.67%) Graduate
7 15 (5.00%) Data Scientist
8 14 (4.67%) Development Manager
8 14 (4.67%) IT Graduate
8 14 (4.67%) Senior Developer
9 12 (4.00%) Product Manager
10 11 (3.67%) Database Developer
10 11 (3.67%) Technical Architect
11 10 (3.33%) Applications Engineer
11 10 (3.33%) Business Development Manager
11 10 (3.33%) Python Developer
11 10 (3.33%) Senior Architect
11 10 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (10.33%) .NET
2 28 (9.33%) ASP.NET
3 16 (5.33%) PyTorch
4 15 (5.00%) REST
5 14 (4.67%) Web Services
6 10 (3.33%) .NET Core
6 10 (3.33%) Hibernate
6 10 (3.33%) Spring
7 9 (3.00%) ASP.NET Core
7 9 (3.00%) Entity Framework
7 9 (3.00%) Spring MVC
8 8 (2.67%) TensorFlow
9 7 (2.33%) React
10 6 (2.00%) SOAP
11 4 (1.33%) ADO
11 4 (1.33%) CSS
11 4 (1.33%) HTML
11 4 (1.33%) Kafka
11 4 (1.33%) Node.js
11 4 (1.33%) Vue
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 33 (11.00%) Management Information System
3 20 (6.67%) Life Science
4 18 (6.00%) Data Structures
5 17 (5.67%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (3.67%) Biopharmaceutical
6 11 (3.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (3.33%) Equities
8 9 (3.00%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (3.00%) Product Ownership
9 8 (2.67%) Distributed Systems
9 8 (2.67%) Hedge funds
10 7 (2.33%) Client/Server
10 7 (2.33%) Cloud Native
10 7 (2.33%) CUDA
10 7 (2.33%) Legacy Systems
11 5 (1.67%) Onboarding
12 4 (1.33%) Blockchain
12 4 (1.33%) Cyber Threat
12 4 (1.33%) Omics
Operating Systems
1 32 (10.67%) Linux
2 11 (3.67%) Windows
3 7 (2.33%) Android
4 5 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.67%) Unix
5 4 (1.33%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.33%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.00%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.67%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.33%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (54.00%) Computer Science
2 133 (44.33%) Problem-Solving
3 89 (29.67%) Software Engineering
4 72 (24.00%) Agile
5 71 (23.67%) Analytics
6 54 (18.00%) Data Analysis
7 47 (15.67%) DevOps
7 47 (15.67%) Roadmaps
8 46 (15.33%) Artificial Intelligence
9 44 (14.67%) Collaborative Working
9 44 (14.67%) Machine Learning
10 43 (14.33%) Cybersecurity
10 43 (14.33%) Data Science
10 43 (14.33%) Mentoring
10 43 (14.33%) Visualisation
11 39 (13.00%) Decision-Making
12 38 (12.67%) Data Analytics
13 35 (11.67%) Data Management
14 34 (11.33%) ETL
14 34 (11.33%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 111 (37.00%) Python
2 76 (25.33%) SQL
3 48 (16.00%) C#
4 35 (11.67%) Java
5 22 (7.33%) C++
5 22 (7.33%) R
6 14 (4.67%) C
6 14 (4.67%) PowerShell
7 11 (3.67%) T-SQL
8 10 (3.33%) Bash
8 10 (3.33%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.33%) Go
10 4 (1.33%) Data Analysis Expressions
11 2 (0.67%) Kotlin
11 2 (0.67%) Perl
11 2 (0.67%) Rust
11 2 (0.67%) Scala
11 2 (0.67%) VBA
12 1 (0.33%) Fortran
12 1 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 300 (100.00%) Degree
2 89 (29.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 69 (23.00%) PhD
4 29 (9.67%) MBA
5 28 (9.33%) Security Cleared
6 21 (7.00%) CISSP
7 18 (6.00%) CISM
8 14 (4.67%) SC Cleared
9 10 (3.33%) CFA
9 10 (3.33%) CIMA
9 10 (3.33%) Numerate Degree
10 9 (3.00%) GIAC
11 8 (2.67%) DV Cleared
12 7 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (2.00%) AWS Certification
13 6 (2.00%) SANS
14 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (1.33%) CEH
15 4 (1.33%) CESG Certified Professional
16 3 (1.00%) CASP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.67%) NIST
2 13 (4.33%) QA
3 12 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (3.33%) Data Quality
5 9 (3.00%) Accessibility
6 6 (2.00%) COBIT
6 6 (2.00%) GDPR
6 6 (2.00%) NCSC
6 6 (2.00%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 4 (1.33%) PCI DSS
8 3 (1.00%) ISO 31000
8 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 3 (1.00%) NIST 800
8 3 (1.00%) WCAG
9 2 (0.67%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.67%) ECSS
9 2 (0.67%) ISO 20022
10 1 (0.33%) IFRS
10 1 (0.33%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.33%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 29 (9.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) Embedded Firmware
2 1 (0.33%) Firmware
2 1 (0.33%) HDFS
2 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (8.00%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 5 (1.67%) Ansible
4 4 (1.33%) vRealize
4 4 (1.33%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 3 (1.00%) Terraform
6 2 (0.67%) Nmap
7 1 (0.33%) Kubeflow
Vendors
1 38 (12.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.67%) Google
3 10 (3.33%) ServiceNow
4 9 (3.00%) SAP
5 7 (2.33%) Oracle
6 6 (2.00%) NVIDIA
6 6 (2.00%) Qualtrics
6 6 (2.00%) YouTube
7 5 (1.67%) Splunk
8 4 (1.33%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.33%) Dell
8 4 (1.33%) Guidewire
9 3 (1.00%) Databricks
9 3 (1.00%) Salesforce
10 2 (0.67%) Alteryx
10 2 (0.67%) HubSpot
10 2 (0.67%) Sparx
11 1 (0.33%) Dataiku
11 1 (0.33%) OpenLink
11 1 (0.33%) Thales