Period
to 1 October 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 118 147 125
Rank change year-on-year +29 -22 +15
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 80 217 286
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.16% 2.14% 2.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.12% 5.23% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 109 166 238
Median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% - -
10th Percentile £42,716 £32,375 £26,425
90th Percentile £110,000 £87,500 £93,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £54,163 £57,500
% change year-on-year +29.24% -5.80% +4.55%

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,563 4,152 4,645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.20% 41.00% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,331 3,572 4,188
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +5.69%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in the City of London

Self-Motivation
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Self-Motivation in the City of London.

Salary trend for Self-Motivation in the City of London

Self-Motivation
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Self-Motivation in the City of London over the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Self-Motivation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 51 (63.75%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (51.25%) Java
3 31 (38.75%) MongoDB
4 28 (35.00%) Java 8
5 27 (33.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (23.75%) Kafka
6 19 (23.75%) Hadoop
7 18 (22.50%) Multithreading
7 18 (22.50%) Big Data
7 18 (22.50%) ActiveMQ
7 18 (22.50%) JMS
8 16 (20.00%) AWS
9 15 (18.75%) C#
10 14 (17.50%) NoSQL
11 13 (16.25%) TDD
11 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (16.25%) Python
11 13 (16.25%) Finance
12 12 (15.00%) Microservices
13 11 (13.75%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (12.50%) Kotlin
14 10 (12.50%) SQL
15 9 (11.25%) C++
15 9 (11.25%) Windows
15 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
15 9 (11.25%) Video\Live Streaming
15 9 (11.25%) Degree
15 9 (11.25%) Continuous Delivery
15 9 (11.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 8 (10.00%) Azure

Self-Motivation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.75%) CMS
3 2 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.25%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.25%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.00%) AWS
2 8 (10.00%) Azure
3 7 (8.75%) GitHub
4 4 (5.00%) Office 365
4 4 (5.00%) SaaS
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) Firewall
2 4 (5.00%) SNMP
3 3 (3.75%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (3.75%) VPN
4 2 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.50%) DHCP
4 2 (2.50%) DNS
4 2 (2.50%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.50%) Intranet
4 2 (2.50%) Junos
4 2 (2.50%) MPLS
4 2 (2.50%) SAN
4 2 (2.50%) VPLS
5 1 (1.25%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.25%) PBX
5 1 (1.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (38.75%) MongoDB
2 27 (33.75%) Apache Cassandra
3 19 (23.75%) Hadoop
4 18 (22.50%) Big Data
5 14 (17.50%) NoSQL
6 9 (11.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
8 4 (5.00%) MySQL
8 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.25%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Android Studio
1 7 (8.75%) GitLab
1 7 (8.75%) Jenkins
1 7 (8.75%) Xcode
2 3 (3.75%) JIRA
3 2 (2.50%) MSTest
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.25%) CircleCI
4 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.25%) NUnit
4 1 (1.25%) Selenium
4 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (16.25%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Games
3 3 (3.75%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Back Office
5 1 (1.25%) Electronics
5 1 (1.25%) Front Office
5 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Law
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 41 (51.25%) Developer
2 28 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (10.00%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 7 (8.75%) Games Developer
4 7 (8.75%) Mobile Games Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Junior
6 4 (5.00%) Python Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Python Software Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Backend Developer
7 3 (3.75%) Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) IT Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Security Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Senior Backend Developer
8 2 (2.50%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.50%) Network Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.75%) Kafka
2 18 (22.50%) ActiveMQ
2 18 (22.50%) JMS
3 7 (8.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (8.75%) cocos2d
3 7 (8.75%) JNI
3 7 (8.75%) OpenGL
3 7 (8.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 6 (7.50%) CSS
4 6 (7.50%) HTML
5 5 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (6.25%) React
6 4 (5.00%) .NET
6 4 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.75%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.75%) JSP
7 3 (3.75%) Node.js
7 3 (3.75%) Servlets
7 3 (3.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Video\Live Streaming
2 7 (8.75%) Mobile Games
3 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.75%) EPoS
6 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.25%) Derivative
6 1 (1.25%) Equities
6 1 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.25%) LIMS
6 1 (1.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.25%) PKI
6 1 (1.25%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.25%) User Experience
6 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) Windows
2 7 (8.75%) Android
2 7 (8.75%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.75%) Linux
5 2 (2.50%) Unix
5 2 (2.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (63.75%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.50%) Multithreading
3 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (16.25%) TDD
4 12 (15.00%) Microservices
5 11 (13.75%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (11.25%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (8.75%) Game Development
7 7 (8.75%) Information Security
8 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
8 6 (7.50%) Project Management
9 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.25%) SDLC
9 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.00%) OOP
10 4 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.25%) Java
2 28 (35.00%) Java 8
3 15 (18.75%) C#
4 13 (16.25%) Python
5 10 (12.50%) Kotlin
5 10 (12.50%) SQL
6 9 (11.25%) C++
7 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (8.75%) Objective-C
9 6 (7.50%) PHP
10 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.75%) Ruby
12 2 (2.50%) Scala
12 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.25%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
13 1 (1.25%) VB
13 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Degree
2 5 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.00%) PhD
4 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.50%) CISSP
5 2 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (1.25%) CCSP
6 1 (1.25%) CISA
6 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.25%) CISM
6 1 (1.25%) ISEB
6 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.75%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (3.75%) QA
3 2 (2.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (2.50%) GDPR
3 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.50%) SLA
4 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.25%) NIST
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.25%) Firmware
3 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.25%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.25%) Ansible
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.25%) Graphite
4 1 (1.25%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.25%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.25%) SCCM
4 1 (1.25%) Terraform
4 1 (1.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) Cisco
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) Juniper
4 2 (2.50%) Citrix
4 2 (2.50%) HP
4 2 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe
5 1 (1.25%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.25%) Meraki
5 1 (1.25%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.25%) NetApp
5 1 (1.25%) Nokia
5 1 (1.25%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) Sophos
5 1 (1.25%) Splunk
5 1 (1.25%) Tableau