Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 149 128 135
Rank change year-on-year -21 +7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 202 293 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.03% 2.67% 2.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.98% 6.30% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 154 241 191
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - +6.80%
10th Percentile £31,925 £26,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £83,375 £92,500 £76,250
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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 4,060 4,648 4,301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.83% 42.31% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3,501 4,185 3,807
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +1.69%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% 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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -13 2 £47,500 +18.75%
Moorgate - 2 £71,250 -
Self-Motivation
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 68 (33.66%) Finance
2 62 (30.69%) Windows
2 62 (30.69%) Degree
3 59 (29.21%) Problem-Solving
4 46 (22.77%) Microsoft
5 45 (22.28%) Python
6 38 (18.81%) Linux
7 37 (18.32%) C#
8 35 (17.33%) Software Engineering
8 35 (17.33%) AWS
9 33 (16.34%) C++
9 33 (16.34%) SQL
10 32 (15.84%) Ruby
10 32 (15.84%) Azure
10 32 (15.84%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (14.85%) SQL Server
12 30 (14.85%) Microsoft Office
12 30 (14.85%) Computer Science
12 30 (14.85%) Office 365
13 29 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
13 29 (14.36%) OO
13 29 (14.36%) Performance Optimisation
14 28 (13.86%) Windows Server
14 28 (13.86%) Risk Management
15 27 (13.37%) OOP
15 27 (13.37%) Active Directory
16 26 (12.87%) Data Warehouse
16 26 (12.87%) Low Latency
16 26 (12.87%) Ultra-Low Latency

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 9 (4.46%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.96%) Skype for Business
3 6 (2.97%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.97%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.48%) CMS
5 4 (1.98%) Alfresco
5 4 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.98%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.99%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.99%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.50%) Apache
8 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.50%) Confluence
8 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.50%) nginx
8 1 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (14.85%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (7.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (4.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.50%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.50%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.50%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.50%) iTrent
2 1 (0.50%) Primavera
2 1 (0.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.50%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 35 (17.33%) AWS
2 32 (15.84%) Azure
3 30 (14.85%) Office 365
4 13 (6.44%) Power Platform
5 7 (3.47%) SaaS
6 6 (2.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (1.98%) Heroku
7 4 (1.98%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 4 (1.98%) Serverless
8 3 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.49%) GCP
8 3 (1.49%) GitHub
8 3 (1.49%) Mimecast
8 3 (1.49%) PaaS
9 2 (0.99%) Apigee
9 2 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.99%) Boomi
9 2 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.99%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.99%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.93%) DNS
2 13 (6.44%) VoIP
2 13 (6.44%) VPN
3 10 (4.95%) Skype
4 9 (4.46%) DHCP
4 9 (4.46%) Firewall
4 9 (4.46%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (3.96%) Wireless
6 7 (3.47%) PBX
7 6 (2.97%) TCP/IP
8 5 (2.48%) Internet
8 5 (2.48%) LAN
8 5 (2.48%) WAN
9 4 (1.98%) BGP
9 4 (1.98%) OSPF
9 4 (1.98%) VLAN
9 4 (1.98%) VPLS
10 1 (0.50%) MPLS
10 1 (0.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.85%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.87%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (8.91%) Relational Database
4 13 (6.44%) Power BI
5 12 (5.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (4.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (3.96%) Hadoop
7 8 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (3.47%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.48%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.98%) DBAmp
10 4 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.49%) Big Data
11 3 (1.49%) KDB
12 2 (0.99%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.99%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (2.48%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.98%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.49%) GitLab
4 2 (0.99%) JIRA
4 2 (0.99%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.50%) gulp
5 1 (0.50%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.50%) Mocha
5 1 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.50%) Selenium
5 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.50%) Visual Website Optimizer
5 1 (0.50%) webpack
General
1 68 (33.66%) Finance
2 20 (9.90%) Marketing
3 10 (4.95%) Law
4 9 (4.46%) Local Government
4 9 (4.46%) Retail
5 6 (2.97%) Advertising
6 4 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.49%) Back Office
7 3 (1.49%) French Language
7 3 (1.49%) Legal
7 3 (1.49%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.99%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.99%) German Language
8 2 (0.99%) Publishing
9 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.50%) Front Office
9 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.50%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (17.33%) Developer
2 31 (15.35%) Software Engineer
3 21 (10.40%) Analyst
4 17 (8.42%) Administrator
5 14 (6.93%) Architect
5 14 (6.93%) IT Support
6 12 (5.94%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (5.45%) DBA
7 11 (5.45%) IT Analyst
7 11 (5.45%) SQL DBA
7 11 (5.45%) Support Analyst
8 9 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (4.46%) Azure Administrator
8 9 (4.46%) IT Support Analyst
8 9 (4.46%) Support Engineer
8 9 (4.46%) Technical Leader
9 8 (3.96%) AWS Developer
9 8 (3.96%) Java Developer
9 8 (3.96%) Lead Developer
9 8 (3.96%) Salesforce Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.94%) .NET
1 12 (5.94%) CSS
2 11 (5.45%) HTML
3 10 (4.95%) AngularJS
3 10 (4.95%) Web Services
4 9 (4.46%) CSS3
4 9 (4.46%) HTML5
4 9 (4.46%) REST
5 8 (3.96%) jQuery
6 7 (3.47%) .NET Framework
6 7 (3.47%) ASP.NET
6 7 (3.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (2.97%) Visualforce
8 5 (2.48%) Django
8 5 (2.48%) Kafka
8 5 (2.48%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (2.48%) React Native
8 5 (2.48%) scikit-learn
8 5 (2.48%) TensorFlow
9 4 (1.98%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.92%) User Experience
3 8 (3.96%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.96%) Virtual Team
4 7 (3.47%) iPhone
5 6 (2.97%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.48%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (2.48%) iPad
6 5 (2.48%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.98%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.98%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.98%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.49%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.49%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.99%) Clustering
9 2 (0.99%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.99%) Tandem
10 1 (0.50%) Animation
10 1 (0.50%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 62 (30.69%) Windows
2 38 (18.81%) Linux
3 28 (13.86%) Windows Server
4 15 (7.43%) Android
5 12 (5.94%) Windows 10
6 8 (3.96%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.47%) Apple iOS
7 7 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.48%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.49%) Unix
9 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (29.21%) Problem-Solving
2 35 (17.33%) Software Engineering
3 32 (15.84%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (14.85%) Computer Science
6 29 (14.36%) OO
6 29 (14.36%) Performance Optimisation
7 28 (13.86%) Risk Management
8 27 (13.37%) OOP
9 26 (12.87%) Backtesting
9 26 (12.87%) Low Latency
9 26 (12.87%) Multithreading
9 26 (12.87%) Proprietary Trading
9 26 (12.87%) Ultra-Low Latency
10 24 (11.88%) Analytics
11 23 (11.39%) Change Management
12 21 (10.40%) ITIL
13 20 (9.90%) Project Delivery
14 19 (9.41%) Asset Management
15 18 (8.91%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 45 (22.28%) Python
2 37 (18.32%) C#
3 33 (16.34%) C++
3 33 (16.34%) SQL
4 32 (15.84%) Ruby
5 17 (8.42%) Java
6 13 (6.44%) JavaScript
7 8 (3.96%) Java 8
8 7 (3.47%) Kotlin
8 7 (3.47%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.97%) Apex Code
10 5 (2.48%) R
10 5 (2.48%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.48%) VBA
11 4 (1.98%) Scala
11 4 (1.98%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.49%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.99%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.99%) VB
14 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 62 (30.69%) Degree
2 13 (6.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (3.47%) CREST Certified
4 5 (2.48%) OSCP
5 4 (1.98%) CCNP
5 4 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.49%) JNCIS
6 3 (1.49%) MCP
6 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.49%) PhD
7 2 (0.99%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.99%) MCSA
8 1 (0.50%) CISSP
8 1 (0.50%) IIBA
8 1 (0.50%) MCDST
8 1 (0.50%) MCSD
8 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.97%) QA
2 4 (1.98%) GDPR
2 4 (1.98%) SLA
3 3 (1.49%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.50%) NCSC
4 1 (0.50%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (13.37%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.94%) Docker
4 10 (4.95%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.98%) KVM
6 4 (1.98%) vSphere
6 4 (1.98%) Xen
7 3 (1.49%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.99%) XenApp
9 1 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 17 (8.42%) SCCM
2 7 (3.47%) Terraform
3 5 (2.48%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.98%) FortiGate
4 4 (1.98%) PaperCut
5 3 (1.49%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.99%) Ansible
6 2 (0.99%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.99%) Packer
6 2 (0.99%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (22.77%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.42%) Salesforce.com
3 14 (6.93%) VMware
4 10 (4.95%) Citrix
5 8 (3.96%) Cisco
6 6 (2.97%) Tableau
7 4 (1.98%) Fortinet
7 4 (1.98%) Juniper
7 4 (1.98%) Oracle
8 3 (1.49%) Adobe
8 3 (1.49%) Apple
8 3 (1.49%) Dell
8 3 (1.49%) Google
8 3 (1.49%) HP
8 3 (1.49%) Remedy
8 3 (1.49%) Sybase
9 2 (0.99%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.99%) SAP
10 1 (0.50%) Avaya
10 1 (0.50%) Hyperion