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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 npm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited npm over the 6 months to 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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UK > Work from Home
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 441 367 216
Rank change year-on-year -74 -151 +41
Permanent jobs citing npm 528 244 99
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.69% 0.67% 1.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.42% 1.40% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 205 193 79
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £36,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £40,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £66,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +26.67% +5.00% -20.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £65,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £93,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00% -4.76%

npm is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 37,182 17,403 3,861
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 48.42% 47.99% 43.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20,417 13,864 3,338
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £58,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.84% +1.74% -8.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

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Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

npm trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

npm salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing npm over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

npm salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, npm 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 npm.

1 434 (82.20%) JavaScript
2 353 (66.86%) React
3 352 (66.67%) CSS
4 328 (62.12%) HTML
5 304 (57.58%) Agile
6 289 (54.73%) Git (software)
7 283 (53.60%) TypeScript
8 254 (48.11%) Node.js
8 254 (48.11%) webpack
9 238 (45.08%) AngularJS
10 224 (42.42%) Front End Development
11 211 (39.96%) Sass
12 169 (32.01%) Unit Testing
13 163 (30.87%) Social Skills
14 150 (28.41%) DevOps
15 145 (27.46%) User Experience
15 145 (27.46%) Software Engineering
15 145 (27.46%) Finance
15 145 (27.46%) Java
16 140 (26.52%) Yarn
17 139 (26.33%) Vue.js
18 130 (24.62%) Test Automation
19 129 (24.43%) Full Stack Development
20 124 (23.48%) CI/CD
21 122 (23.11%) ES6
22 121 (22.92%) Scrum
23 117 (22.16%) Docker
24 116 (21.97%) Mentoring
25 115 (21.78%) TDD
26 114 (21.59%) Problem-Solving

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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 66 (12.50%) CMS
2 55 (10.42%) WordPress
3 50 (9.47%) Elasticsearch
4 34 (6.44%) Confluence
5 29 (5.49%) Apache
6 15 (2.84%) Apache Spark
6 15 (2.84%) Jupyter
7 10 (1.89%) IIS
7 10 (1.89%) nginx
8 6 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.57%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.19%) Drupal
10 1 (0.19%) Moodle
10 1 (0.19%) Totara
10 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (3.60%) Campfire
2 9 (1.70%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.95%) Chatbot
4 5 (0.95%) Sketch
4 5 (0.95%) Zeplin
5 4 (0.76%) Adobe XD
6 3 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.19%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 140 (26.52%) Yarn
2 87 (16.48%) AWS
3 85 (16.10%) Azure
4 77 (14.58%) GitHub
5 43 (8.14%) Serverless
6 41 (7.77%) GCP
7 32 (6.06%) SaaS
8 31 (5.87%) Figma
9 25 (4.73%) AWS Lambda
10 17 (3.22%) AWS CloudFormation
10 17 (3.22%) Bitrise
11 16 (3.03%) Google Data Studio
12 15 (2.84%) Datadog
13 14 (2.65%) NuGet
14 13 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
14 13 (2.46%) Google Tag Manager
15 12 (2.27%) Heroku
16 11 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
17 10 (1.89%) Google Analytics
17 10 (1.89%) Google Container Engine
Communications & Networking
1 50 (9.47%) Internet
2 23 (4.36%) Broadband
3 11 (2.08%) HTTP
4 10 (1.89%) Firewall
4 10 (1.89%) VPN
5 1 (0.19%) DNS
5 1 (0.19%) FTP
5 1 (0.19%) Network Security
5 1 (0.19%) NFC
5 1 (0.19%) SMTP
5 1 (0.19%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (17.05%) MySQL
2 45 (8.52%) MongoDB
2 45 (8.52%) PostgreSQL
2 45 (8.52%) SQL Server
3 43 (8.14%) NoSQL
4 41 (7.77%) Relational Database
5 37 (7.01%) Amazon RDS
6 30 (5.68%) Big Data
7 22 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 16 (3.03%) BigQuery
9 12 (2.27%) Amazon Redshift
10 10 (1.89%) Data Lake
10 10 (1.89%) MariaDB
11 6 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.95%) Hasura
13 3 (0.57%) Couchbase
13 3 (0.57%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.57%) Redis
14 2 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
15 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 289 (54.73%) Git (software)
2 254 (48.11%) webpack
3 108 (20.45%) gulp
4 80 (15.15%) Jenkins
5 74 (14.02%) Grunt
6 65 (12.31%) Babel
7 64 (12.12%) JIRA
8 56 (10.61%) Cypress.io
9 55 (10.42%) ESLint
10 48 (9.09%) git-flow
11 46 (8.71%) Storybook
12 40 (7.58%) Lerna
13 38 (7.20%) GitLab
14 35 (6.63%) rollup.js
15 32 (6.06%) Mocha
16 30 (5.68%) Maven
17 29 (5.49%) Jasmine
17 29 (5.49%) Octopus Deploy
18 23 (4.36%) Visual Studio Code
19 22 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 163 (30.87%) Social Skills
2 145 (27.46%) Finance
3 90 (17.05%) Analytical Skills
4 81 (15.34%) Marketing
5 65 (12.31%) Publishing
6 64 (12.12%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 60 (11.36%) Games
8 47 (8.90%) Advertising
9 10 (1.89%) Public Sector
10 8 (1.52%) Retail
11 7 (1.33%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.33%) Law
11 7 (1.33%) Presentation Skills
12 6 (1.14%) Documentation Skills
12 6 (1.14%) Organisational Skills
13 5 (0.95%) Front Office
14 3 (0.57%) Banking
14 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 369 (69.89%) Developer
2 150 (28.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 145 (27.46%) Senior Developer
4 90 (17.05%) Full Stack Developer
5 67 (12.69%) Software Engineer
6 53 (10.04%) React Developer
7 50 (9.47%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 44 (8.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 35 (6.63%) Web Developer
10 32 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
11 31 (5.87%) DevOps Engineer
12 29 (5.49%) Applications Developer
12 29 (5.49%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 28 (5.30%) Web Applications Developer
14 26 (4.92%) .NET Developer
15 24 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
16 23 (4.36%) PHP Developer
17 20 (3.79%) Senior Web Developer
18 19 (3.60%) Senior React Developer
19 18 (3.41%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (66.86%) React
2 352 (66.67%) CSS
3 328 (62.12%) HTML
4 254 (48.11%) Node.js
5 238 (45.08%) AngularJS
6 211 (39.96%) Sass
7 139 (26.33%) Vue.js
8 113 (21.40%) HTML5
9 112 (21.21%) REST
10 97 (18.37%) RESTful
11 89 (16.86%) .NET
12 71 (13.45%) Jest
13 65 (12.31%) GraphQL
14 58 (10.98%) Redux
15 57 (10.80%) RxJS
16 56 (10.61%) jQuery
17 52 (9.85%) CSS3
18 47 (8.90%) React Native
19 42 (7.95%) LESS
20 40 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 145 (27.46%) User Experience
2 52 (9.85%) BBC
3 42 (7.95%) Mobile App
4 38 (7.20%) Data Structures
5 32 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 29 (5.49%) Self-Motivation
7 27 (5.11%) Over-the-Top Content
8 22 (4.17%) Xbox
9 18 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
10 17 (3.22%) Algorithms
11 14 (2.65%) PlayStation
12 12 (2.27%) IoT
12 12 (2.27%) W3C
13 11 (2.08%) Blockchain
14 10 (1.89%) Clustering
14 10 (1.89%) Digital Media
14 10 (1.89%) Public Cloud
14 10 (1.89%) Social Media
15 9 (1.70%) NHS
16 7 (1.33%) PropTech
Operating Systems
1 83 (15.72%) Linux
2 57 (10.80%) Windows
3 27 (5.11%) Android
3 27 (5.11%) Apple iOS
4 10 (1.89%) Mac OS X
5 7 (1.33%) CentOS
6 6 (1.14%) Unix
7 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (57.58%) Agile
2 224 (42.42%) Front End Development
3 169 (32.01%) Unit Testing
4 150 (28.41%) DevOps
5 145 (27.46%) Software Engineering
6 130 (24.62%) Test Automation
7 129 (24.43%) Full Stack Development
8 124 (23.48%) CI/CD
9 121 (22.92%) Scrum
10 116 (21.97%) Mentoring
11 115 (21.78%) TDD
12 114 (21.59%) Problem-Solving
13 113 (21.40%) UX Design
14 89 (16.86%) Web Development
15 83 (15.72%) SDLC
16 82 (15.53%) Microservices
16 82 (15.53%) SEO
17 77 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
18 71 (13.45%) Analytics
19 69 (13.07%) Clean Code
Programming Languages
1 434 (82.20%) JavaScript
2 283 (53.60%) TypeScript
3 145 (27.46%) Java
4 122 (23.11%) ES6
5 111 (21.02%) Python
6 79 (14.96%) SQL
7 77 (14.58%) C#
8 68 (12.88%) PHP
9 38 (7.20%) Go
10 28 (5.30%) Kotlin
11 27 (5.11%) ES8
12 19 (3.60%) Bash
12 19 (3.60%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.33%) C++
14 5 (0.95%) Haskell
14 5 (0.95%) JSX
14 5 (0.95%) Rust
14 5 (0.95%) Scala
15 3 (0.57%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (11.17%) Degree
2 43 (8.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (3.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (1.70%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (14.77%) Accessibility
2 70 (13.26%) QA
3 41 (7.77%) WCAG
4 19 (3.60%) GDPR
5 10 (1.89%) WAI
6 7 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 117 (22.16%) Docker
2 9 (1.70%) Varnish
3 3 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 59 (11.17%) Kubernetes
2 33 (6.25%) Terraform
3 21 (3.98%) Kibana
4 17 (3.22%) Single Sign-On
5 15 (2.84%) Ansible
5 15 (2.84%) Consul
5 15 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (2.27%) Istio
7 9 (1.70%) Hadoop YARN
8 8 (1.52%) yum
9 7 (1.33%) Puppet
10 6 (1.14%) Grafana
10 6 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.19%) cPanel
Vendors
1 90 (17.05%) Google
2 45 (8.52%) Microsoft
3 27 (5.11%) Apple
4 19 (3.60%) SAP
5 18 (3.41%) PayPal
5 18 (3.41%) WooCommerce
6 14 (2.65%) Adobe
7 12 (2.27%) Databricks
8 11 (2.08%) Cadence
9 10 (1.89%) Netlify
9 10 (1.89%) Xamarin
10 8 (1.52%) Oracle
11 6 (1.14%) Sybase
12 4 (0.76%) Sun
13 3 (0.57%) Optimizely
13 3 (0.57%) Sitecore
14 1 (0.19%) Atlassian
14 1 (0.19%) Facebook
14 1 (0.19%) New Relic
14 1 (0.19%) OutSystems