Period
to 4 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
London > Central London
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 133 113 128
Rank change year-on-year -20 +15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 161 112 317
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 2.29% 2.36% 2.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.15% 6.33% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 150 102 240
10th Percentile £51,950 £34,100 £29,875
25th Percentile £58,750 £47,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £67,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +19.40% +27.62% -4.55%
75th Percentile £95,000 £86,875 £68,384
90th Percentile £110,000 £110,000 £82,625
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +18.18% -

Self-Motivation is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,617 1,769 4,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 37.24% 37.29% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,313 1,550 4,024
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £69,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.07% +6.15%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £107,625 £105,000
London median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% +3.85%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in Central London

Self-Motivation
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Self-Motivation in Central London.

Salary trend for Self-Motivation in Central London

Self-Motivation
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Self-Motivation in Central London over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Self-Motivation in Central London

Self-Motivation
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Self-Motivation within the Central London region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -12 136 £80,000 +23.08% 40
West End of London +1 11 £75,000 +8.70%
City of Westminster -10 5 £85,000 +23.19%
Camden -9 3 £75,000 +114.29%
Southwark - 1 - -
Lambeth - 1 - -
Self-Motivation
London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT jobs citing Self-Motivation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 73 (45.34%) Social Skills
2 57 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (27.95%) Finance
4 38 (23.60%) Java
5 34 (21.12%) Python
5 34 (21.12%) Microsoft
6 32 (19.88%) Azure
7 29 (18.01%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (16.77%) AWS
8 27 (16.77%) Test Automation
9 26 (16.15%) MongoDB
9 26 (16.15%) QA
10 25 (15.53%) Kubernetes
11 24 (14.91%) SQL
11 24 (14.91%) Java 8
12 23 (14.29%) Management Information System
13 22 (13.66%) TDD
13 22 (13.66%) Apache Cassandra
13 22 (13.66%) Kafka
14 21 (13.04%) Hadoop
14 21 (13.04%) DevOps
14 21 (13.04%) JIRA
14 21 (13.04%) C#
15 20 (12.42%) Project Management
15 20 (12.42%) Scrum
15 20 (12.42%) Microsoft 365
15 20 (12.42%) Big Data
16 19 (11.80%) Multithreading
17 18 (11.18%) Degree
17 18 (11.18%) ActiveMQ

Self-Motivation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 10 (6.21%) Confluence
2 7 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.48%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.86%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.86%) IIS
5 2 (1.24%) CMS
6 1 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.62%) Drupal
6 1 (0.62%) nginx
6 1 (0.62%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (4.97%) Figma
1 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (4.35%) InVision
2 7 (4.35%) Marvel
2 7 (4.35%) Sketch
3 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 32 (19.88%) Azure
2 27 (16.77%) AWS
3 20 (12.42%) Microsoft 365
4 12 (7.45%) GCP
5 7 (4.35%) Serverless
6 6 (3.73%) SaaS
7 4 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (2.48%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (2.48%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (2.48%) Amazon S3
7 4 (2.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (2.48%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (2.48%) Power Platform
7 4 (2.48%) Trello
7 4 (2.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (1.86%) OneDrive
9 2 (1.24%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.24%) OpenShift
9 2 (1.24%) PaaS
10 1 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.21%) DNS
2 9 (5.59%) Firewall
3 6 (3.73%) DHCP
4 5 (3.11%) LAN
5 4 (2.48%) SMS
5 4 (2.48%) VPN
5 4 (2.48%) WAN
6 3 (1.86%) VLAN
6 3 (1.86%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.24%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.24%) Wireless
8 1 (0.62%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.62%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.62%) Internet
8 1 (0.62%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.62%) IPsec
8 1 (0.62%) SSL
8 1 (0.62%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.62%) Telnet
8 1 (0.62%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.15%) MongoDB
2 22 (13.66%) Apache Cassandra
3 21 (13.04%) Hadoop
4 20 (12.42%) Big Data
5 12 (7.45%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (6.21%) Data Lake
7 7 (4.35%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.48%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (2.48%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.24%) MySQL
10 2 (1.24%) Power BI
11 1 (0.62%) ArangoDB
11 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.62%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 21 (13.04%) JIRA
2 14 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (8.07%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.35%) Selenium
4 7 (4.35%) WebDriver
5 6 (3.73%) NUnit
6 4 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (2.48%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.48%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.48%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.48%) JMeter
6 4 (2.48%) MSTest
6 4 (2.48%) Postman
6 4 (2.48%) ReSharper
6 4 (2.48%) SpecFlow
6 4 (2.48%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.48%) Visual Studio Coded UI
6 4 (2.48%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.24%) Subversion
7 2 (1.24%) TeamCity
General
1 73 (45.34%) Social Skills
2 45 (27.95%) Finance
3 12 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.83%) Organisational Skills
5 10 (6.21%) Public Sector
6 6 (3.73%) Banking
7 5 (3.11%) Investment Banking
7 5 (3.11%) Legal
8 4 (2.48%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.48%) Law
8 4 (2.48%) Presentation Skills
9 3 (1.86%) Documentation Skills
9 3 (1.86%) Games
9 3 (1.86%) Marketing
9 3 (1.86%) Retail
9 3 (1.86%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.24%) Advertising
10 2 (1.24%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.62%) Back Office
11 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (21.12%) Developer
2 24 (14.91%) Java Developer
3 18 (11.18%) Analyst
4 16 (9.94%) QA Engineer
5 15 (9.32%) Business Analyst
5 15 (9.32%) Project Manager
6 13 (8.07%) Automation Engineer
7 10 (6.21%) QA Automation Engineer
8 9 (5.59%) Designer
8 9 (5.59%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (4.97%) Senior Business Analyst
9 8 (4.97%) Senior Designer
10 7 (4.35%) Digital Designer
10 7 (4.35%) Digital Transformation
10 7 (4.35%) Digital UX Designer
10 7 (4.35%) ERP Manager
10 7 (4.35%) ERP Project Manager
10 7 (4.35%) Senior Digital Designer
10 7 (4.35%) Senior UX Designer
10 7 (4.35%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.66%) Kafka
2 18 (11.18%) ActiveMQ
2 18 (11.18%) JMS
3 9 (5.59%) .NET
4 7 (4.35%) React
5 5 (3.11%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.11%) Node.js
5 5 (3.11%) Web Services
6 4 (2.48%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (2.48%) CSS
6 4 (2.48%) Django
6 4 (2.48%) Flask
6 4 (2.48%) Gherkin
6 4 (2.48%) HTML
6 4 (2.48%) Next.js
6 4 (2.48%) RESTful
7 3 (1.86%) jQuery
7 3 (1.86%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.24%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 15 (9.32%) User Experience
3 7 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (3.73%) Reinsurance
4 6 (3.73%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.48%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.86%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.86%) Clustering
6 3 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.86%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.86%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (1.24%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.24%) Social Media
8 1 (0.62%) CCTV
8 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.62%) CMDB
8 1 (0.62%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.62%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.94%) Windows
2 14 (8.70%) Linux
3 10 (6.21%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.59%) Android
4 9 (5.59%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 5 (3.11%) Unix
7 4 (2.48%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.24%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.62%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (18.01%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (16.77%) Test Automation
4 22 (13.66%) TDD
5 21 (13.04%) DevOps
6 20 (12.42%) Project Management
6 20 (12.42%) Scrum
7 19 (11.80%) Multithreading
8 18 (11.18%) Clean Code
9 17 (10.56%) Business Analysis
10 16 (9.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (9.94%) Test Strategy
11 15 (9.32%) Computer Science
11 15 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (9.32%) Manual Testing
11 15 (9.32%) Microservices
12 14 (8.70%) BDD
12 14 (8.70%) Information Security
12 14 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (8.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (23.60%) Java
2 34 (21.12%) Python
3 24 (14.91%) Java 8
3 24 (14.91%) SQL
4 21 (13.04%) C#
5 9 (5.59%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.35%) Kotlin
6 7 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 7 (4.35%) TypeScript
7 3 (1.86%) C
7 3 (1.86%) Scala
8 2 (1.24%) Rust
9 1 (0.62%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.62%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.62%) C++
9 1 (0.62%) Go
9 1 (0.62%) Perl
9 1 (0.62%) PHP
9 1 (0.62%) Ruby
9 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (11.18%) Degree
2 9 (5.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (4.35%) CISSP
4 5 (3.11%) CCNA
4 5 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.48%) AWS Certification
5 4 (2.48%) CISA
5 4 (2.48%) CISM
6 3 (1.86%) CEH
6 3 (1.86%) CISMP
6 3 (1.86%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (1.86%) MCSE
6 3 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.86%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.86%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.86%) SSCP
7 2 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.62%) CCNP
8 1 (0.62%) LPIC
8 1 (0.62%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (16.15%) QA
2 12 (7.45%) NIST
3 10 (6.21%) Accessibility
4 8 (4.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (2.48%) GDPR
6 2 (1.24%) GRC
6 2 (1.24%) MiFID
7 1 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.62%) NCSC
7 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (9.32%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.73%) Docker
4 1 (0.62%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (15.53%) Kubernetes
2 10 (6.21%) Terraform
3 5 (3.11%) Ansible
4 4 (2.48%) Prometheus
5 3 (1.86%) CASB
5 3 (1.86%) SCCM
6 2 (1.24%) Puppet
6 2 (1.24%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.62%) Automic
7 1 (0.62%) Grafana
7 1 (0.62%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.62%) WMI
7 1 (0.62%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (21.12%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.59%) VMware
3 5 (3.11%) Citrix
3 5 (3.11%) Google
4 4 (2.48%) Adobe
4 4 (2.48%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.48%) Cisco
4 4 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.48%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.86%) Apple
5 3 (1.86%) Dell
5 3 (1.86%) EMC
6 2 (1.24%) Equitrac
6 2 (1.24%) Percona
6 2 (1.24%) Perforce
7 1 (0.62%) Meraki
7 1 (0.62%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (0.62%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.62%) Snow
7 1 (0.62%) Zscaler