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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
UK > England
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 79 121 117
Rank change year-on-year +42 -4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 5,902 2,721 2,042
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.93% 2.87% 2.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.51% 7.17% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2,473 1,692 1,465
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.53% +3.33%
75th Percentile £68,750 £67,813 £62,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +9.89% +1.11%

Self-Motivation is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 69,363 37,965 26,731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 46.18% 40.03% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 30,625 23,759 21,328
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,836 £32,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £84,750 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £104,806 £97,500 £97,500
UK median annual salary £61,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.09% +4.55% +0.13%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in England

Self-Motivation
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Self-Motivation in England.

Salary trend for Self-Motivation in England

Self-Motivation
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Self-Motivation in England over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Self-Motivation in England

Self-Motivation
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Self-Motivation within the England region over the 6 months to 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
London +28 2,826 £62,500 -3.85% 178
South East -1 851 £47,500 - 129
North of England +62 836 £47,750 +12.35% 123
Midlands +51 680 £42,500 +6.25% 101
North West +54 489 £47,500 +14.46% 72
West Midlands +33 425 £46,000 +22.67% 62
East of England +14 355 £40,750 -14.21% 63
Yorkshire +28 268 £55,000 +29.41% 42
South West -3 245 £47,500 +11.11% 70
East Midlands +50 239 £28,000 -30.00% 38
North East +40 79 £25,000 -50.00% 9
Self-Motivation
UK

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 2,836 (48.05%) Social Skills
2 2,297 (38.92%) Agile
3 1,792 (30.36%) Problem-Solving
4 1,425 (24.14%) Degree
5 1,269 (21.50%) Finance
6 1,138 (19.28%) Analytical Skills
7 1,119 (18.96%) Software Engineering
8 1,082 (18.33%) SQL
9 1,055 (17.88%) JavaScript
10 1,031 (17.47%) Microsoft
11 1,010 (17.11%) CI/CD
12 996 (16.88%) AWS
13 982 (16.64%) Python
14 930 (15.76%) Azure
15 874 (14.81%) DevOps
16 738 (12.50%) Scrum
17 727 (12.32%) Git (software)
18 725 (12.28%) Computer Science
19 701 (11.88%) User Experience
20 695 (11.78%) Windows
21 652 (11.05%) Analytics
22 633 (10.73%) Mentoring
23 620 (10.50%) Docker
24 618 (10.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
25 615 (10.42%) C#
26 610 (10.34%) Java
27 592 (10.03%) Project Management
28 581 (9.84%) Linux
29 570 (9.66%) SQL Server
30 566 (9.59%) HTML

Self-Motivation
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 213 (3.61%) Confluence
2 151 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 103 (1.75%) CMS
4 81 (1.37%) IIS
5 76 (1.29%) MS Exchange
6 61 (1.03%) Apache
7 41 (0.69%) GemFire
8 33 (0.56%) Apache Spark
9 32 (0.54%) SAS
9 32 (0.54%) WordPress
10 29 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
11 28 (0.47%) nginx
12 23 (0.39%) Apache Airflow
13 18 (0.30%) Tomcat
14 13 (0.22%) Headless CMS
14 13 (0.22%) OnBase
14 13 (0.22%) OpenEdge
14 13 (0.22%) WebSphere
15 8 (0.14%) IBM Domino
16 7 (0.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 507 (8.59%) Microsoft Office
2 382 (6.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 228 (3.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 63 (1.07%) Sketch
5 52 (0.88%) MS Visio
6 46 (0.78%) Adobe XD
7 45 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 39 (0.66%) Photoshop
9 37 (0.63%) InVision
10 35 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
11 34 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
12 32 (0.54%) Simulink
13 23 (0.39%) Stata
14 19 (0.32%) CATIA
15 17 (0.29%) Adobe Captivate
16 16 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
17 14 (0.24%) Maya
18 10 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
18 10 (0.17%) SPSS
19 8 (0.14%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 52 (0.88%) Magento
2 41 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 39 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
4 22 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 18 (0.30%) Odoo
5 18 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
6 17 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
7 11 (0.19%) NetSuite
7 11 (0.19%) SAP GTS
7 11 (0.19%) Shopify
8 9 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.12%) SAP R/3
10 6 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 6 (0.10%) Distributed Ledger
10 6 (0.10%) ENOVIA
10 6 (0.10%) Exstream
10 6 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
10 6 (0.10%) SAP BPC
10 6 (0.10%) Teamcenter
10 6 (0.10%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 996 (16.88%) AWS
2 930 (15.76%) Azure
3 374 (6.34%) Microsoft 365
4 303 (5.13%) SaaS
5 287 (4.86%) GCP
6 270 (4.57%) Power Platform
7 226 (3.83%) GitHub
8 164 (2.78%) PaaS
8 164 (2.78%) Serverless
9 140 (2.37%) Figma
10 131 (2.22%) Azure DevOps
11 119 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
12 117 (1.98%) Dynamics 365
13 113 (1.91%) Slack
14 106 (1.80%) AWS Lambda
15 82 (1.39%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 76 (1.29%) Google Workspace
16 76 (1.29%) Snowflake
17 69 (1.17%) Matillion
18 66 (1.12%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 314 (5.32%) Broadband
2 178 (3.02%) Firewall
3 157 (2.66%) DNS
4 152 (2.58%) Internet
5 114 (1.93%) TCP/IP
6 96 (1.63%) DHCP
7 83 (1.41%) WAN
8 78 (1.32%) LAN
9 70 (1.19%) VPN
10 55 (0.93%) Wireless
11 49 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
12 46 (0.78%) Ethernet
13 42 (0.71%) HTTP
14 38 (0.64%) Network Security
14 38 (0.64%) VLAN
15 32 (0.54%) VoIP
16 27 (0.46%) SAN
17 26 (0.44%) Bluetooth
17 26 (0.44%) SMS
18 23 (0.39%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 570 (9.66%) SQL Server
2 266 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
3 257 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 249 (4.22%) MySQL
4 249 (4.22%) Power BI
5 244 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
6 170 (2.88%) Tableau
7 161 (2.73%) NoSQL
8 158 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
9 136 (2.30%) Amazon RDS
9 136 (2.30%) Big Data
10 134 (2.27%) MongoDB
11 119 (2.02%) Data Lake
12 106 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 75 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 71 (1.20%) BigQuery
15 68 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
16 66 (1.12%) Metadata
17 65 (1.10%) Redis
18 62 (1.05%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 727 (12.32%) Git (software)
2 449 (7.61%) JIRA
3 354 (6.00%) Jenkins
4 200 (3.39%) GitLab
5 100 (1.69%) Cucumber
5 100 (1.69%) Visual Studio
6 98 (1.66%) Selenium
7 92 (1.56%) JUnit
8 79 (1.34%) Bitbucket
9 66 (1.12%) Subversion
10 64 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
11 53 (0.90%) TeamCity
12 47 (0.80%) Mocha
13 45 (0.76%) Gradle
14 42 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
15 39 (0.66%) JMeter
16 38 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 38 (0.64%) Cypress.io
17 31 (0.53%) Mockito
17 31 (0.53%) Postman
General
1 2,836 (48.05%) Social Skills
2 1,269 (21.50%) Finance
3 1,138 (19.28%) Analytical Skills
4 618 (10.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 556 (9.42%) Marketing
6 412 (6.98%) Legal
7 387 (6.56%) Organisational Skills
8 354 (6.00%) Public Sector
9 341 (5.78%) Retail
10 339 (5.74%) Games
11 293 (4.96%) Law
12 290 (4.91%) Banking
13 245 (4.15%) Presentation Skills
14 217 (3.68%) Automotive
15 171 (2.90%) Manufacturing
16 156 (2.64%) Influencing Skills
17 147 (2.49%) Advertising
18 136 (2.30%) Electronics
19 125 (2.12%) Telecoms
20 94 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,126 (19.08%) Developer
2 666 (11.28%) Analyst
3 507 (8.59%) Software Engineer
4 282 (4.78%) Senior Developer
5 218 (3.69%) Administrator
6 198 (3.35%) Graduate
7 189 (3.20%) Designer
8 167 (2.83%) Consultant
9 159 (2.69%) Data Engineer
10 158 (2.68%) Software Developer
11 156 (2.64%) Project Manager
12 146 (2.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 145 (2.46%) Systems Engineer
14 140 (2.37%) Architect
15 129 (2.19%) Full Stack Developer
16 128 (2.17%) Data Administrator
17 125 (2.12%) Data Entry Administrator
18 121 (2.05%) DevOps Engineer
19 111 (1.88%) Java Developer
20 110 (1.86%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 566 (9.59%) HTML
2 527 (8.93%) CSS
3 496 (8.40%) React
4 414 (7.01%) .NET
4 414 (7.01%) Node.js
5 352 (5.96%) REST
6 330 (5.59%) AngularJS
7 239 (4.05%) RESTful
8 224 (3.80%) HTML5
9 202 (3.42%) JSON
10 201 (3.41%) Spring
11 194 (3.29%) Web Services
12 183 (3.10%) Kafka
13 179 (3.03%) XML
14 159 (2.69%) Spring Boot
15 153 (2.59%) jQuery
16 150 (2.54%) Vue.js
17 131 (2.22%) Sass
18 123 (2.08%) ASP.NET
18 123 (2.08%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 701 (11.88%) User Experience
2 315 (5.34%) Management Information System
3 287 (4.86%) Social Media
4 235 (3.98%) Data Structures
5 185 (3.13%) Virtual Team
6 183 (3.10%) Algorithms
7 168 (2.85%) NHS
8 150 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
9 146 (2.47%) Cloud Native
10 141 (2.39%) Mobile App
11 126 (2.13%) Data Centre
12 110 (1.86%) Over-the-Top Content
13 108 (1.83%) Hackathon
14 89 (1.51%) Public Cloud
15 76 (1.29%) IoT
16 73 (1.24%) Blockchain
17 66 (1.12%) Animation
18 64 (1.08%) Life Science
19 63 (1.07%) Driving Licence
20 56 (0.95%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 695 (11.78%) Windows
2 581 (9.84%) Linux
3 230 (3.90%) Windows Server
4 208 (3.52%) Android
5 140 (2.37%) Unix
6 126 (2.13%) Apple iOS
7 125 (2.12%) Windows 10
8 60 (1.02%) Windows Server 2019
9 54 (0.91%) Ubuntu
10 41 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 41 (0.69%) Windows Server 2016
11 36 (0.61%) Mac OS
12 25 (0.42%) VMS
13 21 (0.36%) CentOS
13 21 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
14 20 (0.34%) Windows 7
15 17 (0.29%) Mac OS X
15 17 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,297 (38.92%) Agile
2 1,792 (30.36%) Problem-Solving
3 1,119 (18.96%) Software Engineering
4 1,010 (17.11%) CI/CD
5 874 (14.81%) DevOps
6 738 (12.50%) Scrum
7 725 (12.28%) Computer Science
8 652 (11.05%) Analytics
9 633 (10.73%) Mentoring
10 592 (10.03%) Project Management
11 562 (9.52%) Test Automation
12 549 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
13 534 (9.05%) Coaching
14 520 (8.81%) TDD
15 448 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
16 444 (7.52%) SDLC
17 432 (7.32%) Full Stack Development
18 428 (7.25%) Microservices
19 415 (7.03%) Time Management
20 392 (6.64%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 1,082 (18.33%) SQL
2 1,055 (17.88%) JavaScript
3 982 (16.64%) Python
4 615 (10.42%) C#
5 610 (10.34%) Java
6 324 (5.49%) TypeScript
7 259 (4.39%) C
8 233 (3.95%) PowerShell
9 232 (3.93%) PHP
10 227 (3.85%) C++
11 134 (2.27%) Bash
12 118 (2.00%) T-SQL
13 99 (1.68%) Ruby
14 92 (1.56%) Go
15 89 (1.51%) R
16 73 (1.24%) Shell Script
17 67 (1.14%) ES6
18 62 (1.05%) VBA
19 61 (1.03%) Kotlin
20 50 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 1,425 (24.14%) Degree
2 388 (6.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 297 (5.03%) Security Cleared
4 152 (2.58%) SC Cleared
5 93 (1.58%) DBS Check
6 89 (1.51%) Master's Degree
7 73 (1.24%) CISSP
8 62 (1.05%) Numerate Degree
9 61 (1.03%) PhD
10 60 (1.02%) AWS Certification
11 57 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
12 48 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
13 42 (0.71%) ISTQB
14 40 (0.68%) CISA
15 37 (0.63%) CCNA
16 35 (0.59%) HNC
16 35 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
17 33 (0.56%) PMI Certification
18 32 (0.54%) CISM
18 32 (0.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 527 (8.93%) QA
2 191 (3.24%) SLA
3 156 (2.64%) GDPR
4 140 (2.37%) Accessibility
5 133 (2.25%) Data Quality
6 102 (1.73%) PMO
7 63 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 31 (0.53%) Automotive SPICE
8 31 (0.53%) PCI DSS
9 28 (0.47%) AUTOSAR
10 24 (0.41%) NIST
10 24 (0.41%) WCAG
11 17 (0.29%) GRC
11 17 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 16 (0.27%) ISO 26262
13 12 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
13 12 (0.20%) Good Clinical Practice
14 11 (0.19%) ISO 9001
15 10 (0.17%) CDISC
15 10 (0.17%) GxP
System Software
1 620 (10.50%) Docker
2 296 (5.02%) Active Directory
3 115 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 58 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
5 54 (0.91%) Hyper-V
6 27 (0.46%) Firmware
7 18 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
8 17 (0.29%) XenApp
9 12 (0.20%) vSphere
10 10 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.15%) NFS
12 8 (0.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 8 (0.14%) Lustre
12 8 (0.14%) Slurm Workload Manager
13 6 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
14 4 (0.068%) Varnish
15 3 (0.051%) BitLocker
15 3 (0.051%) Snort
15 3 (0.051%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.051%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 396 (6.71%) Kubernetes
2 268 (4.54%) Terraform
3 217 (3.68%) Ansible
4 78 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
5 55 (0.93%) SCCM
6 42 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
7 39 (0.66%) Puppet
8 25 (0.42%) Grafana
8 25 (0.42%) Prometheus
9 24 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
10 19 (0.32%) Consul
11 16 (0.27%) Kibana
12 15 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
12 15 (0.25%) Failover Clustering
12 15 (0.25%) Jamf Pro
13 10 (0.17%) CSIRT
13 10 (0.17%) Nagios
13 10 (0.17%) QRadar
14 9 (0.15%) Nessus
14 9 (0.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1,031 (17.47%) Microsoft
2 328 (5.56%) Google
3 230 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
4 211 (3.58%) Oracle
5 149 (2.52%) VMware
6 145 (2.46%) Adobe
7 119 (2.02%) Cisco
8 99 (1.68%) SAP
9 96 (1.63%) Apple
10 90 (1.52%) IBM
11 82 (1.39%) Citrix
12 74 (1.25%) MuleSoft
13 70 (1.19%) Northgate
14 69 (1.17%) NEC
15 52 (0.88%) Splunk
16 51 (0.86%) ServiceNow
17 43 (0.73%) Atlassian
18 38 (0.64%) HP
19 35 (0.59%) Palo Alto
19 35 (0.59%) Perforce