Period
to 25 July 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 25 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 139 123 153
Rank change year-on-year -16 +30 -19
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 109 129 209
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.95% 2.36% 2.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.11% 6.14% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 106 120 169
10th Percentile £46,875 £37,444 £29,750
25th Percentile £60,313 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £83,750 £61,250 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +36.73% +16.67% -8.70%
75th Percentile £97,500 £82,500 £76,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £95,250 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% +14.29% -8.70%

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 2,133 2,101 3,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.19% 38.37% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,873 1,855 3,322
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £111,250 £107,500 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%

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 25 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Self-Motivation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 57 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (44.04%) Java
3 39 (35.78%) Java 8
4 38 (34.86%) MongoDB
5 33 (30.28%) Apache Cassandra
5 33 (30.28%) Finance
6 31 (28.44%) Social Skills
7 27 (24.77%) AWS
8 26 (23.85%) Kafka
9 25 (22.94%) Hadoop
9 25 (22.94%) TDD
10 22 (20.18%) Kubernetes
11 21 (19.27%) Microservices
11 21 (19.27%) Clean Code
12 20 (18.35%) Big Data
12 20 (18.35%) ActiveMQ
12 20 (18.35%) Multithreading
12 20 (18.35%) JMS
13 19 (17.43%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (17.43%) Azure
14 18 (16.51%) Kotlin
15 16 (14.68%) NoSQL
16 15 (13.76%) Mentoring
16 15 (13.76%) DevOps
17 13 (11.93%) Continuous Delivery
17 13 (11.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 13 (11.93%) Video\Live Streaming
18 12 (11.01%) User Experience
19 11 (10.09%) GCP
20 10 (9.17%) Test Strategy

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 5 (4.59%) Apache Spark
1 5 (4.59%) CMS
2 2 (1.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (1.83%) Drupal
2 2 (1.83%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.92%) Apache
3 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Figma
1 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.92%) InVision
3 1 (0.92%) Marvel
3 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.92%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (24.77%) AWS
2 19 (17.43%) Azure
3 11 (10.09%) GCP
4 3 (2.75%) Miro
4 3 (2.75%) SaaS
5 2 (1.83%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.92%) Azure Pipelines
6 1 (0.92%) IaaS
6 1 (0.92%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) Firewall
2 2 (1.83%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (1.83%) LAN
3 1 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.92%) DNS
3 1 (0.92%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.92%) IPsec
3 1 (0.92%) SSL
3 1 (0.92%) VPN
3 1 (0.92%) WAN
3 1 (0.92%) Wireless
3 1 (0.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (34.86%) MongoDB
2 33 (30.28%) Apache Cassandra
3 25 (22.94%) Hadoop
4 20 (18.35%) Big Data
5 16 (14.68%) NoSQL
6 13 (11.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.75%) Selenium
3 1 (0.92%) AutoIt
3 1 (0.92%) Gradle
3 1 (0.92%) gulp
3 1 (0.92%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.92%) JIRA
3 1 (0.92%) JMeter
3 1 (0.92%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.92%) Maven
3 1 (0.92%) Ranorex
3 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.92%) TestRail
3 1 (0.92%) webpack
General
1 33 (30.28%) Finance
2 31 (28.44%) Social Skills
3 10 (9.17%) Organisational Skills
4 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.42%) Marketing
6 5 (4.59%) Retail Banking
7 4 (3.67%) Financial Institution
7 4 (3.67%) Influencing Skills
8 3 (2.75%) Presentation Skills
8 3 (2.75%) Public Sector
8 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.83%) Legal
9 2 (1.83%) Publishing
10 1 (0.92%) Banking
10 1 (0.92%) Electronics
10 1 (0.92%) German Language
10 1 (0.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (46.79%) Developer
2 38 (34.86%) Java Developer
3 11 (10.09%) Lead Developer
4 9 (8.26%) Designer
5 8 (7.34%) Lead Java Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Analyst
6 7 (6.42%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.50%) Engineering Manager
7 6 (5.50%) IT Manager
7 6 (5.50%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (5.50%) Quality Manager
8 5 (4.59%) AWS Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Business Manager
8 5 (4.59%) Java Scala Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Scala Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Finance Business Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) Finance Manager
9 4 (3.67%) IT Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) IT Finance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (23.85%) Kafka
2 20 (18.35%) ActiveMQ
2 20 (18.35%) JMS
3 5 (4.59%) HTML
3 5 (4.59%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (3.67%) AngularJS
4 4 (3.67%) CSS
4 4 (3.67%) Node.js
4 4 (3.67%) React
5 3 (2.75%) .NET
5 3 (2.75%) Middleware
5 3 (2.75%) Spring
6 2 (1.83%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.83%) Java EE
6 2 (1.83%) JSP
6 2 (1.83%) JSTL
6 2 (1.83%) Servlets
7 1 (0.92%) JSON
7 1 (0.92%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.92%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Video\Live Streaming
2 12 (11.01%) User Experience
3 8 (7.34%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (6.42%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.75%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.75%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.75%) Social Media
7 1 (0.92%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.92%) Clustering
7 1 (0.92%) CMDB
7 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.92%) iPad
7 1 (0.92%) iPhone
7 1 (0.92%) PMI
7 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.50%) Windows
2 4 (3.67%) Android
2 4 (3.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.67%) Linux
2 4 (3.67%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.75%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.92%) Unix
4 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (22.94%) TDD
3 21 (19.27%) Clean Code
3 21 (19.27%) Microservices
4 20 (18.35%) Multithreading
5 19 (17.43%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (13.76%) DevOps
6 15 (13.76%) Mentoring
7 13 (11.93%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (9.17%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (9.17%) Test Strategy
9 9 (8.26%) Fintech
10 8 (7.34%) BDD
10 8 (7.34%) Coaching
10 8 (7.34%) Project Management
10 8 (7.34%) SDLC
10 8 (7.34%) Test Automation
11 7 (6.42%) Creative Thinking
12 6 (5.50%) Analytical Thinking
12 6 (5.50%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 48 (44.04%) Java
2 39 (35.78%) Java 8
3 18 (16.51%) Kotlin
4 9 (8.26%) C#
4 9 (8.26%) Python
5 8 (7.34%) SQL
6 6 (5.50%) Scala
7 5 (4.59%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.67%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.75%) Ruby
10 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.92%) C
11 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.75%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.83%) CISSP
3 1 (0.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (0.92%) CCNA
3 1 (0.92%) CCNP
3 1 (0.92%) CEH
3 1 (0.92%) CHFI
3 1 (0.92%) CISM
3 1 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.92%) ISEB
3 1 (0.92%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.92%) LPIC
3 1 (0.92%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.92%) MCP
3 1 (0.92%) MCSE
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) Accessibility
2 3 (2.75%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.75%) NIST
3 2 (1.83%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (1.83%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.83%) QA
4 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.92%) PMO
4 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.83%) Docker
3 1 (0.92%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 22 (20.18%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.59%) Prometheus
2 5 (4.59%) Terraform
3 2 (1.83%) SCCM
4 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.92%) Puppet
4 1 (0.92%) Salt
4 1 (0.92%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (3.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.75%) IBM
3 2 (1.83%) Adobe
4 1 (0.92%) Apple
4 1 (0.92%) BMC
4 1 (0.92%) Cisco
4 1 (0.92%) Citrix
4 1 (0.92%) Google
4 1 (0.92%) HP
4 1 (0.92%) McAfee
4 1 (0.92%) Meraki
4 1 (0.92%) New Relic
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle
4 1 (0.92%) Remedy
4 1 (0.92%) SAP
4 1 (0.92%) Snow
4 1 (0.92%) Zscaler