Period
to 7 December 2019

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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 125 133 142
Rank change year-on-year +8 +9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 239 269 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.44% 2.47% 2.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.98% 5.91% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 182 218 187
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,625 £87,500 £79,250
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%

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 3,999 4,552 4,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.79% 41.82% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3,381 4,079 3,821
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £103,750 £95,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in the City of London over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Self-Motivation in the City of London

Self-Motivation
Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 7 December 2019. 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
London Bridge -15 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Moorgate - 1 £70,000 -
Self-Motivation
Central London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, 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 91 (38.08%) Finance
2 75 (31.38%) Problem-Solving
3 64 (26.78%) Windows
4 61 (25.52%) Degree
5 59 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (24.27%) Python
7 50 (20.92%) Microsoft
8 49 (20.50%) C#
9 46 (19.25%) Linux
10 44 (18.41%) SQL
11 41 (17.15%) Azure
11 41 (17.15%) AWS
12 37 (15.48%) Windows Server
13 36 (15.06%) SQL Server
13 36 (15.06%) C++
13 36 (15.06%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (14.64%) Ruby
15 33 (13.81%) Software Engineering
16 31 (12.97%) Marketing
16 31 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (12.55%) Computer Science
18 28 (11.72%) OO
18 28 (11.72%) Active Directory
18 28 (11.72%) Risk Management
19 27 (11.30%) Change Management
19 27 (11.30%) JavaScript
19 27 (11.30%) Performance Optimisation
20 26 (10.88%) OOP
20 26 (10.88%) Data Warehouse
20 26 (10.88%) Office 365

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 11 (4.60%) CMS
2 8 (3.35%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.67%) Alfresco
3 4 (1.67%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.67%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.26%) IIS
5 2 (0.84%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.84%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.84%) SAS
5 2 (0.84%) WordPress
6 1 (0.42%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.42%) Confluence
6 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (10.46%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (7.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (5.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.42%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.42%) Primavera
2 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 41 (17.15%) AWS
1 41 (17.15%) Azure
2 26 (10.88%) Office 365
3 16 (6.69%) Power Platform
4 11 (4.60%) SaaS
5 6 (2.51%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 6 (2.51%) Serverless
5 6 (2.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (2.09%) Mimecast
7 4 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.67%) GitHub
8 3 (1.26%) GCP
8 3 (1.26%) Heroku
9 2 (0.84%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.84%) Boomi
9 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.84%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.86%) VoIP
1 14 (5.86%) VPN
2 13 (5.44%) DNS
3 10 (4.18%) LAN
3 10 (4.18%) WAN
3 10 (4.18%) Wireless
4 7 (2.93%) Firewall
4 7 (2.93%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (2.51%) Skype
6 5 (2.09%) BGP
6 5 (2.09%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.67%) DHCP
7 4 (1.67%) OSPF
7 4 (1.67%) PBX
7 4 (1.67%) VLAN
7 4 (1.67%) VPLS
8 2 (0.84%) Internet
9 1 (0.42%) IPv6
9 1 (0.42%) MPLS
9 1 (0.42%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (15.06%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.88%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (9.21%) Relational Database
4 16 (6.69%) Power BI
5 15 (6.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 15 (6.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (3.77%) KDB
7 6 (2.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.09%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.67%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.26%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.26%) DBAmp
10 3 (1.26%) OLAP
11 2 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (4.60%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.77%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.51%) JIRA
4 2 (0.84%) gulp
4 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.84%) webpack
5 1 (0.42%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.42%) GitLab
5 1 (0.42%) Mocha
5 1 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.42%) Selenium
5 1 (0.42%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.42%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.42%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 91 (38.08%) Finance
2 31 (12.97%) Marketing
3 15 (6.28%) Law
4 9 (3.77%) Back Office
5 8 (3.35%) Local Government
6 6 (2.51%) Banking
6 6 (2.51%) Retail
7 4 (1.67%) Front Office
7 4 (1.67%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.26%) Legal
9 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.84%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.84%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.42%) Advertising
10 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.42%) French Language
10 1 (0.42%) German Language
10 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 48 (20.08%) Developer
2 37 (15.48%) Analyst
3 30 (12.55%) Software Engineer
4 25 (10.46%) Administrator
5 18 (7.53%) Azure Administrator
5 18 (7.53%) IT Support
5 18 (7.53%) Support Analyst
6 17 (7.11%) Architect
7 16 (6.69%) Support Engineer
8 15 (6.28%) IT Analyst
9 14 (5.86%) DBA
9 14 (5.86%) IT Support Analyst
9 14 (5.86%) SQL DBA
10 13 (5.44%) Web Developer
11 12 (5.02%) Lead Developer
12 11 (4.60%) 2nd Line Support
12 11 (4.60%) Lead Web Developer
12 11 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
13 10 (4.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 10 (4.18%) Active Directory Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.04%) CSS
2 23 (9.62%) .NET
2 23 (9.62%) HTML
3 21 (8.79%) AngularJS
4 17 (7.11%) Web Services
5 15 (6.28%) HTML5
6 13 (5.44%) ASP.NET
6 13 (5.44%) CSS3
7 12 (5.02%) jQuery
8 11 (4.60%) .NET Framework
8 11 (4.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (3.77%) FIX Protocol
9 9 (3.77%) Node.js
10 8 (3.35%) React Native
10 8 (3.35%) REST
11 7 (2.93%) React
11 7 (2.93%) Spring
11 7 (2.93%) Visualforce
12 6 (2.51%) SOAP
13 4 (1.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.79%) User Experience
3 11 (4.60%) iPhone
4 10 (4.18%) Hedge funds
4 10 (4.18%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.93%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.51%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.09%) Analytical Mindset
7 5 (2.09%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (2.09%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.67%) Tandem
9 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.26%) iPad
10 2 (0.84%) Cyberattack
10 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.84%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 64 (26.78%) Windows
2 46 (19.25%) Linux
3 37 (15.48%) Windows Server
4 23 (9.62%) Android
5 13 (5.44%) Windows 7
6 11 (4.60%) Unix
6 11 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (4.18%) Apple iOS
7 10 (4.18%) Windows Vista
8 7 (2.93%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.84%) CentOS
11 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (31.38%) Problem-Solving
2 59 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (15.06%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (13.81%) Software Engineering
5 30 (12.55%) Computer Science
6 28 (11.72%) OO
6 28 (11.72%) Risk Management
7 27 (11.30%) Change Management
7 27 (11.30%) Performance Optimisation
8 26 (10.88%) OOP
9 25 (10.46%) Backtesting
9 25 (10.46%) Low Latency
9 25 (10.46%) Multithreading
9 25 (10.46%) Proprietary Trading
9 25 (10.46%) Ultra-Low Latency
10 24 (10.04%) Configuration Management
11 23 (9.62%) ITIL
12 22 (9.21%) Project Delivery
13 21 (8.79%) Asset Management
14 18 (7.53%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 58 (24.27%) Python
2 49 (20.50%) C#
3 44 (18.41%) SQL
4 36 (15.06%) C++
5 35 (14.64%) Ruby
6 27 (11.30%) JavaScript
7 16 (6.69%) Java
8 11 (4.60%) Shell Script
9 10 (4.18%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.93%) Apex Code
10 7 (2.93%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.09%) VBA
12 4 (1.67%) Java 8
12 4 (1.67%) Kotlin
12 4 (1.67%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.67%) VB
13 3 (1.26%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.84%) ES6
14 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.84%) R
Qualifications
1 61 (25.52%) Degree
2 14 (5.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (3.35%) CREST Certified
4 5 (2.09%) CFA
4 5 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.09%) OSCP
5 4 (1.67%) CCNP
5 4 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.26%) JNCIS
7 2 (0.84%) CISA
7 2 (0.84%) CISSP
7 2 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.42%) CEH
8 1 (0.42%) CISM
8 1 (0.42%) ISSAP
8 1 (0.42%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.42%) MCDST
8 1 (0.42%) MCSA
8 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.18%) QA
2 4 (1.67%) GDPR
3 3 (1.26%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.26%) SLA
4 2 (0.84%) PMO
5 1 (0.42%) COBIT
5 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.42%) NCSC
5 1 (0.42%) NIST
5 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (11.72%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.86%) Hyper-V
2 14 (5.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.60%) Docker
4 5 (2.09%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.67%) KVM
5 4 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.67%) vSphere
5 4 (1.67%) Xen
6 2 (0.84%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (9.21%) SCCM
2 10 (4.18%) Terraform
3 7 (2.93%) Ansible
4 5 (2.09%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.67%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.67%) PaperCut
5 4 (1.67%) Puppet
6 3 (1.26%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (1.26%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 2 (0.84%) Packer
8 1 (0.42%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 50 (20.92%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.28%) Salesforce.com
3 14 (5.86%) VMware
4 9 (3.77%) Remedy
4 9 (3.77%) Sybase
5 6 (2.51%) Citrix
6 5 (2.09%) Cisco
7 4 (1.67%) Adobe
7 4 (1.67%) Fortinet
7 4 (1.67%) Juniper
7 4 (1.67%) Oracle
8 3 (1.26%) Google
9 2 (0.84%) Dell
9 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.84%) SAP
9 2 (0.84%) Tableau
10 1 (0.42%) Apple
10 1 (0.42%) Bomgar
10 1 (0.42%) HubSpot
10 1 (0.42%) Meraki