Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 149 129
Rank change year-on-year +16 -20 -5
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 243 216 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.37% 2.08% 2.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.21% 4.57% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 198 187 224
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,600 £26,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 4,660 4,726 4,918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 45.49% 45.61% 46.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4,148 4,215 4,485
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £62,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.87% +7.83% -
10th Percentile £40,750 £37,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £97,500 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +2 9 £40,000 +33.33%
Self-Motivation
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 108 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (30.45%) Java
3 68 (27.98%) Microsoft
4 63 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
5 61 (25.10%) Windows
6 57 (23.46%) SQL
7 53 (21.81%) C#
8 46 (18.93%) Finance
9 42 (17.28%) Microsoft Office
9 42 (17.28%) Test Automation
10 40 (16.46%) DevOps
11 37 (15.23%) Active Directory
12 35 (14.40%) Amazon AWS
13 33 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
14 30 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
15 29 (11.93%) TDD
16 28 (11.52%) Degree
16 28 (11.52%) Games
16 28 (11.52%) JavaScript
16 28 (11.52%) Java 8
17 26 (10.70%) Scala
18 25 (10.29%) Multithreading
19 24 (9.88%) Cybersecurity
20 23 (9.47%) Coaching
20 23 (9.47%) HTML
20 23 (9.47%) CSS
20 23 (9.47%) Python
21 22 (9.05%) Linux
21 22 (9.05%) .NET
21 22 (9.05%) 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 15 (6.17%) Apache Spark
2 14 (5.76%) SharePoint
3 12 (4.94%) Apache
4 10 (4.12%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.06%) Apache Solr
5 5 (2.06%) GemFire
5 5 (2.06%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.23%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.82%) Anypoint
7 2 (0.82%) Confluence
7 2 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.82%) JBoss
7 2 (0.82%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.41%) CMS
8 1 (0.41%) IIS
8 1 (0.41%) nginx
8 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 42 (17.28%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (7.41%) AutoCAD
3 8 (3.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (2.88%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.41%) HFM
2 1 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.41%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 35 (14.40%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (9.05%) Office 365
4 21 (8.64%) SaaS
5 7 (2.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (1.23%) PaaS
7 2 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.82%) Boomi
7 2 (0.82%) GitHub
8 1 (0.41%) Cloud Coach
8 1 (0.41%) Datadog
8 1 (0.41%) Heroku
8 1 (0.41%) IaaS
8 1 (0.41%) npm
8 1 (0.41%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.82%) Firewall
2 16 (6.58%) DNS
3 11 (4.53%) SSL
4 10 (4.12%) HTTP
5 8 (3.29%) VoIP
6 7 (2.88%) PBX
7 6 (2.47%) DHCP
7 6 (2.47%) SAN
7 6 (2.47%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.47%) VLAN
8 4 (1.65%) LAN
8 4 (1.65%) Unified Communications
8 4 (1.65%) WAN
9 3 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (1.23%) VPN
9 3 (1.23%) Wireless
10 2 (0.82%) Cisco Wireless
10 2 (0.82%) FCoE
10 2 (0.82%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.41%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.76%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.12%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.47%) MySQL
5 5 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.06%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.06%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.23%) Big Data
7 3 (1.23%) DB2
7 3 (1.23%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.41%) OLAP
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (7.00%) Selenium
2 16 (6.58%) Jenkins
3 15 (6.17%) Git (software)
4 13 (5.35%) Maven
5 11 (4.53%) TeamCity
5 11 (4.53%) WebDriver
6 10 (4.12%) JIRA
7 9 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (3.70%) Visual Studio
8 8 (3.29%) Robot Framework
8 8 (3.29%) Subversion
9 5 (2.06%) Mockito
10 3 (1.23%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.82%) Ant
11 2 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.82%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.82%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.82%) JMeter
11 2 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.82%) SpecFlow
General
1 46 (18.93%) Finance
2 28 (11.52%) Games
3 19 (7.82%) Banking
4 13 (5.35%) Retail
5 10 (4.12%) Retail Banking
6 9 (3.70%) Telecoms
7 8 (3.29%) Advertising
7 8 (3.29%) Front Office
8 5 (2.06%) Marketing
9 4 (1.65%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.65%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.65%) Retail Finance
10 2 (0.82%) Law
11 1 (0.41%) Back Office
11 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.41%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (39.92%) Developer
2 38 (15.64%) Lead Developer
3 35 (14.40%) Java Developer
4 30 (12.35%) Analyst
5 27 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 22 (9.05%) AWS Developer
7 21 (8.64%) Lead C# Developer
8 17 (7.00%) C++ Developer
8 17 (7.00%) C++ Games Developer
8 17 (7.00%) C++/C# Developer
8 17 (7.00%) Games Developer
9 16 (6.58%) Support Engineer
10 14 (5.76%) Web Developer
11 13 (5.35%) Angular Developer
12 12 (4.94%) Applications Support
13 11 (4.53%) .NET Developer
13 11 (4.53%) Scala Developer
14 10 (4.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 10 (4.12%) Java Scala Developer
15 9 (3.70%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.47%) CSS
1 23 (9.47%) HTML
2 22 (9.05%) .NET
3 19 (7.82%) Spring
4 18 (7.41%) OOXML
4 18 (7.41%) REST
5 17 (7.00%) JNI
5 17 (7.00%) OpenGL
5 17 (7.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 16 (6.58%) AngularJS
7 12 (4.94%) .NET Framework
7 12 (4.94%) RabbitMQ
8 11 (4.53%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (4.53%) jQuery
8 11 (4.53%) Kafka
9 10 (4.12%) ASP.NET
9 10 (4.12%) Entity Framework
9 10 (4.12%) Spring Boot
9 10 (4.12%) WCF
9 10 (4.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (7.00%) Mobile Games
4 15 (6.17%) Fintech
5 10 (4.12%) Algorithms
6 9 (3.70%) Derivative
7 8 (3.29%) Fixed Income
8 7 (2.88%) Data Structures
8 7 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.47%) Data Centre
10 5 (2.06%) iPad
10 5 (2.06%) Mobile App
10 5 (2.06%) User Experience
11 4 (1.65%) Hedge funds
12 3 (1.23%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 3 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.23%) Renewable Energy
12 3 (1.23%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.82%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 61 (25.10%) Windows
2 22 (9.05%) Linux
2 22 (9.05%) Windows Server
3 14 (5.76%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.65%) CentOS
4 4 (1.65%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.41%) Debian
7 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.41%) Unix
7 1 (0.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
3 42 (17.28%) Test Automation
4 40 (16.46%) DevOps
5 29 (11.93%) TDD
6 25 (10.29%) Multithreading
7 24 (9.88%) Cybersecurity
8 23 (9.47%) Coaching
9 17 (7.00%) Game Development
9 17 (7.00%) Project Management
9 17 (7.00%) Scrum
10 16 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (6.17%) ITIL
11 15 (6.17%) Microservices
11 15 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (5.76%) Migration
12 14 (5.76%) Web Development
13 13 (5.35%) BDD
13 13 (5.35%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 74 (30.45%) Java
2 57 (23.46%) SQL
3 53 (21.81%) C#
4 28 (11.52%) Java 8
4 28 (11.52%) JavaScript
5 26 (10.70%) Scala
6 23 (9.47%) Python
7 20 (8.23%) C++
7 20 (8.23%) PowerShell
8 17 (7.00%) Objective-C
9 11 (4.53%) Kotlin
10 8 (3.29%) R
11 7 (2.88%) Ruby
12 6 (2.47%) PHP
13 4 (1.65%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.65%) VBA
14 3 (1.23%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.23%) Groovy
14 3 (1.23%) Perl
15 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (11.52%) Degree
2 10 (4.12%) CISSP
3 6 (2.47%) CISA
3 6 (2.47%) CISM
3 6 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.06%) MCSE
5 4 (1.65%) CEH
5 4 (1.65%) GIAC
5 4 (1.65%) PhD
6 3 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.82%) ISEB
7 2 (0.82%) MCSA
7 2 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.41%) CCIE
8 1 (0.41%) CCNP
8 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.41%) PMP
8 1 (0.41%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (5.76%) Cyber Essentials
3 12 (4.94%) QA
4 11 (4.53%) GDPR
5 10 (4.12%) HIPAA
6 4 (1.65%) SLA
7 3 (1.23%) COBIT
7 3 (1.23%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.82%) COSO
8 2 (0.82%) PMO
9 1 (0.41%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 37 (15.23%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.94%) Docker
4 7 (2.88%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.06%) XenApp
6 3 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (1.23%) vSphere
7 2 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.41%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (6.58%) Ansible
2 15 (6.17%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (6.17%) Puppet
3 12 (4.94%) Terraform
4 11 (4.53%) Kubernetes
5 9 (3.70%) Prometheus
6 7 (2.88%) SCOM
7 5 (2.06%) Nagios
8 3 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (1.23%) Salt
8 3 (1.23%) SCCM
9 2 (0.82%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.82%) Stealthwatch
9 2 (0.82%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.41%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.41%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 68 (27.98%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.82%) VMware
3 12 (4.94%) Splunk
4 10 (4.12%) TIBCO
5 9 (3.70%) Oracle
6 6 (2.47%) Adobe
7 5 (2.06%) Cisco
7 5 (2.06%) Solace
8 4 (1.65%) Apple
8 4 (1.65%) Citrix
9 3 (1.23%) Bloomberg
9 3 (1.23%) HP
10 2 (0.82%) Dell
10 2 (0.82%) EMC
10 2 (0.82%) Informatica
10 2 (0.82%) Juniper
10 2 (0.82%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.82%) Remedy
10 2 (0.82%) Software AG
10 2 (0.82%) webMethods