Period
to 18 January 2021

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 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 139 127 134
Rank change year-on-year -12 +7 +13
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 77 210 246
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.80% 2.30% 2.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.62% 5.68% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 102 166 206
Median annual salary £78,750 £57,500 £55,524
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.96% +3.56% +0.95%
10th Percentile £41,250 £29,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £83,125 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £55,000 £55,524
% change year-on-year +36.36% -0.94% +5.76%

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 1,666 3,695 4,258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.00% 40.50% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,449 3,203 3,829
Median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,900 £39,321
90th Percentile £110,000 £107,500 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +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 18 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Self-Motivation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 43 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (45.45%) Java
3 28 (36.36%) Finance
3 28 (36.36%) MongoDB
4 24 (31.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 24 (31.17%) Java 8
5 18 (23.38%) JMS
5 18 (23.38%) Hadoop
5 18 (23.38%) Big Data
5 18 (23.38%) Kafka
5 18 (23.38%) ActiveMQ
5 18 (23.38%) Multithreading
6 17 (22.08%) AWS
6 17 (22.08%) Python
7 14 (18.18%) Kubernetes
8 12 (15.58%) Azure
8 12 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (14.29%) Jenkins
9 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 11 (14.29%) C#
9 11 (14.29%) Microservices
10 10 (12.99%) Degree
11 9 (11.69%) TDD
11 9 (11.69%) NoSQL
11 9 (11.69%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (10.39%) SQL
12 8 (10.39%) HTML
13 7 (9.09%) CSS
13 7 (9.09%) Project Management
13 7 (9.09%) SaaS

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 6 (7.79%) CMS
2 3 (3.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.08%) AWS
2 12 (15.58%) Azure
3 7 (9.09%) SaaS
4 3 (3.90%) GCP
4 3 (3.90%) GitHub
5 2 (2.60%) Office 365
5 2 (2.60%) Serverless
6 1 (1.30%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.30%) AWS IoT
6 1 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.30%) AWS Step Functions
6 1 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.30%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) SNMP
2 2 (2.60%) DHCP
2 2 (2.60%) DNS
2 2 (2.60%) Firewall
2 2 (2.60%) Intranet
2 2 (2.60%) VPN
3 1 (1.30%) BGP
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) OSPF
3 1 (1.30%) PBX
3 1 (1.30%) SAN
3 1 (1.30%) VLAN
3 1 (1.30%) WAN
3 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (36.36%) MongoDB
2 24 (31.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 18 (23.38%) Big Data
3 18 (23.38%) Hadoop
4 9 (11.69%) NoSQL
5 6 (7.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (5.19%) MySQL
7 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.60%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.30%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.30%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.90%) JIRA
3 2 (2.60%) Android Studio
3 2 (2.60%) CircleCI
3 2 (2.60%) GitLab
3 2 (2.60%) Xcode
4 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.30%) Maven
4 1 (1.30%) MSTest
4 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.30%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Games
3 2 (2.60%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Front Office
3 2 (2.60%) Law
3 2 (2.60%) Marketing
3 2 (2.60%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (1.30%) Electronics
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (53.25%) Developer
2 24 (31.17%) Java Developer
3 9 (11.69%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.09%) Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.19%) Junior
6 4 (5.19%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Python Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Architect
7 3 (3.90%) Asset Management Project Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Backend Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Integration Developer
7 3 (3.90%) IT Manager
7 3 (3.90%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Python Software Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Security Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Backend Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.38%) ActiveMQ
1 18 (23.38%) JMS
1 18 (23.38%) Kafka
2 8 (10.39%) HTML
3 7 (9.09%) CSS
3 7 (9.09%) Node.js
3 7 (9.09%) React
4 6 (7.79%) Spring
5 5 (6.49%) AngularJS
5 5 (6.49%) Hibernate
5 5 (6.49%) Java EE
5 5 (6.49%) JSP
5 5 (6.49%) JSTL
5 5 (6.49%) Servlets
6 3 (3.90%) Middleware
6 3 (3.90%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (2.60%) cocos2d
7 2 (2.60%) JNI
7 2 (2.60%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.49%) Video\Live Streaming
3 4 (5.19%) PMI
4 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.60%) Derivative
5 2 (2.60%) EPoS
5 2 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.60%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.30%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.30%) Equities
6 1 (1.30%) LIMS
6 1 (1.30%) NHS
6 1 (1.30%) Replication
6 1 (1.30%) User Experience
6 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.79%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Android
2 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.60%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Windows 10
2 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.38%) Multithreading
3 12 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (14.29%) Microservices
5 9 (11.69%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (11.69%) TDD
6 7 (9.09%) Content Management
6 7 (9.09%) Information Security
6 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 7 (9.09%) Project Management
7 6 (7.79%) API Development
7 6 (7.79%) Change Management
7 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.79%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (7.79%) OOP
8 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
9 4 (5.19%) SDLC
9 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (45.45%) Java
2 24 (31.17%) Java 8
3 17 (22.08%) Python
4 11 (14.29%) C#
4 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.39%) SQL
6 7 (9.09%) Kotlin
7 6 (7.79%) C++
7 6 (7.79%) Ruby
8 3 (3.90%) PHP
8 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.60%) Go
9 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.60%) Rust
10 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.30%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.30%) VB
10 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (12.99%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) PhD
2 4 (5.19%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.60%) CISSP
4 2 (2.60%) ISEB
4 2 (2.60%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.30%) CCNP
5 1 (1.30%) CCSP
5 1 (1.30%) CEH
5 1 (1.30%) CHFI
5 1 (1.30%) CISM
5 1 (1.30%) GIAC
5 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.30%) PMP
5 1 (1.30%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) GDPR
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.30%) NIST
2 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.30%) PMO
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.60%) Firmware
2 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.30%) Docker
3 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (18.18%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.19%) Ansible
3 2 (2.60%) Terraform
4 1 (1.30%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.30%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) Adobe
3 3 (3.90%) Cisco
3 3 (3.90%) IBM
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle
4 2 (2.60%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.60%) Citrix
4 2 (2.60%) Facebook
4 2 (2.60%) VMware
5 1 (1.30%) Aruba
5 1 (1.30%) Caplin
5 1 (1.30%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (1.30%) Google
5 1 (1.30%) HP
5 1 (1.30%) Infoblox
5 1 (1.30%) Kalahari
5 1 (1.30%) Meraki
5 1 (1.30%) NetApp
5 1 (1.30%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.30%) SAP