Period
to 18 January 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 133 122 125
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 1,271 1,706 1,927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.50% 2.71% 2.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.02% 6.45% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 834 1,215 1,395
London median annual salary £55,138 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.25% - +6.83%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 21,128 26,459 30,912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.49% 42.03% 43.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16,464 20,689 23,264
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in London

Self-Motivation
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in London.

Salary trend for Self-Motivation in London

Self-Motivation
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Self-Motivation in London

Self-Motivation
Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2020. 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
Central London -14 276 £55,000 - 55
West London -56 39 £40,000 -23.81% 34
North London -1 35 £45,000 -18.18% 8
South London -58 17 £55,000 +15.79% 10
East London -5 16 £42,500 +5.35% 8
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 490 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
2 390 (30.68%) Finance
3 309 (24.31%) Problem-Solving
4 235 (18.49%) Degree
5 222 (17.47%) Analytical Skills
6 211 (16.60%) Microsoft
7 204 (16.05%) SQL
8 188 (14.79%) Windows
9 187 (14.71%) Java
10 170 (13.38%) Scrum
11 166 (13.06%) Azure
12 162 (12.75%) DevOps
13 157 (12.35%) Analytics
14 155 (12.20%) Project Management
15 152 (11.96%) AWS
16 147 (11.57%) C#
17 146 (11.49%) JavaScript
17 146 (11.49%) SQL Server
18 140 (11.01%) Python
19 134 (10.54%) QA
20 133 (10.46%) Linux
21 123 (9.68%) Computer Science
22 112 (8.81%) Marketing
22 112 (8.81%) .NET
23 108 (8.50%) Project Delivery
24 107 (8.42%) SDLC
24 107 (8.42%) Git (software)
25 98 (7.71%) Continuous Integration
26 94 (7.40%) Test Automation
26 94 (7.40%) Web Services

Self-Motivation
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 27 (2.12%) MS Exchange
2 25 (1.97%) Apache Spark
3 20 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (1.57%) SharePoint
4 19 (1.49%) Confluence
5 16 (1.26%) IIS
6 15 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 15 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
6 15 (1.18%) WebLogic
7 14 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
8 13 (1.02%) Skype for Business
9 12 (0.94%) CMS
10 9 (0.71%) Apache Airflow
11 8 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (0.47%) nginx
12 6 (0.47%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.31%) Apache
13 4 (0.31%) SAS
13 4 (0.31%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.16%) EPiServer
Applications
1 86 (6.77%) Microsoft Office
2 72 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 47 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (1.42%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (0.79%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.55%) InVision
7 5 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.39%) Adobe XD
7 5 (0.39%) Zeplin
8 4 (0.31%) Sketch
9 2 (0.16%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.079%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.079%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.079%) EViews
10 1 (0.079%) MicroStation
10 1 (0.079%) Revit
Business Applications
1 25 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.42%) Oracle BPM
3 14 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (0.94%) SAP S/4HANA
5 10 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.31%) HFM
7 3 (0.24%) Magento
7 3 (0.24%) SAP HCM
7 3 (0.24%) SAP Payroll
8 2 (0.16%) Eikon
8 2 (0.16%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.079%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.079%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.079%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.079%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (0.079%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.079%) SAP POS DM
9 1 (0.079%) Sonata
9 1 (0.079%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 166 (13.06%) Azure
2 152 (11.96%) AWS
3 92 (7.24%) Office 365
4 63 (4.96%) SaaS
5 33 (2.60%) Power Platform
6 32 (2.52%) PaaS
7 31 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
8 29 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
9 28 (2.20%) Dynamics 365
9 28 (2.20%) GitHub
10 25 (1.97%) GCP
10 25 (1.97%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 19 (1.49%) Serverless
12 17 (1.34%) Amazon S3
12 17 (1.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 13 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
14 12 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (0.94%) Force.com
15 10 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
15 10 (0.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (6.77%) Firewall
2 52 (4.09%) DNS
3 41 (3.23%) WAN
4 40 (3.15%) Internet
5 38 (2.99%) LAN
6 34 (2.68%) VPN
7 31 (2.44%) TCP/IP
8 29 (2.28%) MPLS
9 24 (1.89%) DHCP
10 21 (1.65%) VoIP
11 17 (1.34%) Skype
11 17 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
11 17 (1.34%) Wireless
12 14 (1.10%) HTTP
12 14 (1.10%) SAN
12 14 (1.10%) Unified Communications
13 12 (0.94%) NetScaler
13 12 (0.94%) Network Security
14 11 (0.87%) BGP
15 9 (0.71%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 70 (5.51%) Relational Database
3 46 (3.62%) NoSQL
4 39 (3.07%) RDBMS
5 38 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 35 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
7 30 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 28 (2.20%) MySQL
9 27 (2.12%) Power BI
10 26 (2.05%) Big Data
11 23 (1.81%) Redis
12 20 (1.57%) CouchDB
13 19 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 18 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (1.18%) Hadoop
15 15 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 13 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
16 13 (1.02%) MongoDB
16 13 (1.02%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 107 (8.42%) Git (software)
2 93 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 70 (5.51%) JIRA
4 40 (3.15%) Visual Studio Team System
5 35 (2.75%) Maven
6 32 (2.52%) Selenium
7 31 (2.44%) TeamCity
7 31 (2.44%) Xcode
8 29 (2.28%) Jasmine
9 25 (1.97%) Karma Test Runner
10 22 (1.73%) Calabash
10 22 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (1.57%) NUnit
11 20 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
12 18 (1.42%) git-flow
13 17 (1.34%) Charles Proxy
14 16 (1.26%) Gradle
14 16 (1.26%) SonarQube
15 15 (1.18%) CircleCI
15 15 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 390 (30.68%) Finance
2 112 (8.81%) Marketing
3 63 (4.96%) Banking
4 60 (4.72%) Retail
5 55 (4.33%) Law
6 38 (2.99%) Games
7 36 (2.83%) Telecoms
8 31 (2.44%) Legal
9 25 (1.97%) French Language
10 22 (1.73%) Back Office
10 22 (1.73%) Public Sector
11 13 (1.02%) Billing
11 13 (1.02%) Publishing
12 12 (0.94%) Advertising
13 11 (0.87%) Investment Banking
13 11 (0.87%) Local Government
14 8 (0.63%) German Language
14 8 (0.63%) Police
15 7 (0.55%) Dutch Language
15 7 (0.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 302 (23.76%) Developer
2 163 (12.82%) Analyst
3 91 (7.16%) Consultant
4 72 (5.66%) Project Manager
5 70 (5.51%) Java Developer
5 70 (5.51%) Senior Developer
6 69 (5.43%) Architect
7 47 (3.70%) Junior
8 45 (3.54%) Business Analyst
9 43 (3.38%) Administrator
10 42 (3.30%) C# Developer
11 41 (3.23%) Support Engineer
12 39 (3.07%) QA Engineer
13 37 (2.91%) Network Engineer
14 36 (2.83%) Data Engineer
14 36 (2.83%) E-Commerce Developer
15 34 (2.68%) C# .NET Developer
16 33 (2.60%) Cloud Engineer
16 33 (2.60%) IT Manager
16 33 (2.60%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (8.81%) .NET
2 94 (7.40%) Web Services
3 84 (6.61%) REST
4 78 (6.14%) CSS
5 71 (5.59%) HTML
6 64 (5.04%) AngularJS
7 63 (4.96%) XML
8 54 (4.25%) Spring
9 44 (3.46%) Node.js
9 44 (3.46%) SOAP
10 39 (3.07%) Kafka
11 38 (2.99%) HTML5
12 36 (2.83%) jQuery
12 36 (2.83%) JSON
13 31 (2.44%) Middleware
13 31 (2.44%) Visualforce
14 30 (2.36%) RESTful
14 30 (2.36%) Spring Boot
15 27 (2.12%) ASP.NET
15 27 (2.12%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 222 (17.47%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (5.82%) User Experience
3 63 (4.96%) Management Information System
4 54 (4.25%) Mobile App
5 48 (3.78%) Virtual Team
6 47 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
7 38 (2.99%) Data Centre
8 31 (2.44%) Algorithms
9 30 (2.36%) iPad
10 28 (2.20%) Tandem
11 26 (2.05%) Driving Licence
12 23 (1.81%) Animation
12 23 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 21 (1.65%) Data Structures
14 18 (1.42%) Public Cloud
14 18 (1.42%) Smartphone
15 17 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
16 15 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
17 14 (1.10%) iPhone
18 12 (0.94%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 188 (14.79%) Windows
2 133 (10.46%) Linux
3 68 (5.35%) Windows Server
4 64 (5.04%) Apple iOS
5 63 (4.96%) Android
6 55 (4.33%) Unix
7 32 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (2.44%) Windows 7
9 18 (1.42%) Windows 10
10 13 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.71%) Windows Vista
12 8 (0.63%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.55%) CentOS
13 7 (0.55%) Kali Linux
13 7 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.47%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.39%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.31%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
18 1 (0.079%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 490 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
2 309 (24.31%) Problem-Solving
3 170 (13.38%) Scrum
4 162 (12.75%) DevOps
5 157 (12.35%) Analytics
6 155 (12.20%) Project Management
7 123 (9.68%) Computer Science
8 108 (8.50%) Project Delivery
9 107 (8.42%) SDLC
10 98 (7.71%) Continuous Integration
11 94 (7.40%) Test Automation
12 92 (7.24%) Software Engineering
12 92 (7.24%) Time Management
13 88 (6.92%) OO
14 85 (6.69%) Continuous Improvement
15 84 (6.61%) Critical Thinking
16 80 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
17 78 (6.14%) Data Modelling
18 76 (5.98%) Change Management
18 76 (5.98%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 204 (16.05%) SQL
2 187 (14.71%) Java
3 147 (11.57%) C#
4 146 (11.49%) JavaScript
5 140 (11.01%) Python
6 84 (6.61%) PowerShell
7 64 (5.04%) C++
8 63 (4.96%) Ruby
9 56 (4.41%) PHP
10 44 (3.46%) T-SQL
11 37 (2.91%) Apex Code
11 37 (2.91%) Shell Script
12 30 (2.36%) C
13 26 (2.05%) Scala
14 22 (1.73%) Java 8
15 21 (1.65%) Bash Shell
16 17 (1.34%) Kotlin
16 17 (1.34%) R
17 16 (1.26%) PL/SQL
18 15 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 235 (18.49%) Degree
2 53 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (2.91%) PMP
4 36 (2.83%) CISSP
5 31 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (2.05%) PMI Certification
7 25 (1.97%) CCNA
7 25 (1.97%) CISM
8 19 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 18 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 14 (1.10%) Master's Degree
12 13 (1.02%) CISA
12 13 (1.02%) DBS Check
13 12 (0.94%) OSCP
14 11 (0.87%) CCNP
14 11 (0.87%) MBA
14 11 (0.87%) Security Cleared
15 9 (0.71%) CEH
15 9 (0.71%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (10.54%) QA
2 38 (2.99%) GDPR
3 32 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (2.28%) SLA
5 25 (1.97%) NIST
6 18 (1.42%) PMO
7 12 (0.94%) PCI DSS
7 12 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.87%) FISMA
8 11 (0.87%) HIPAA
9 9 (0.71%) Data Quality
10 8 (0.63%) EMIR
11 4 (0.31%) MiFID
12 3 (0.24%) COBIT
12 3 (0.24%) NCSC
13 2 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
14 1 (0.079%) Cyber Essentials
14 1 (0.079%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 1 (0.079%) Dodd-Frank
14 1 (0.079%) NIST 800
System Software
1 83 (6.53%) Active Directory
2 58 (4.56%) Docker
3 36 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.10%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (0.87%) vSphere
6 10 (0.79%) XenApp
7 7 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (0.47%) Firmware
9 5 (0.39%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.31%) VMware NSX
11 3 (0.24%) KVM
11 3 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.16%) NFS
12 2 (0.16%) Varnish
13 1 (0.079%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.079%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (3.70%) Ansible
2 40 (3.15%) Puppet
3 35 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (2.75%) SCCM
4 34 (2.68%) Terraform
5 28 (2.20%) Kubernetes
6 13 (1.02%) FortiGate
7 7 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (0.55%) Nessus
7 7 (0.55%) Nmap
8 6 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
9 5 (0.39%) Icinga
9 5 (0.39%) Munin
9 5 (0.39%) Packer
10 4 (0.31%) Cisco CME
10 4 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (0.31%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
10 4 (0.31%) Suricata
11 3 (0.24%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 211 (16.60%) Microsoft
2 87 (6.85%) Salesforce.com
3 69 (5.43%) Oracle
4 50 (3.93%) Cisco
5 49 (3.86%) VMware
6 48 (3.78%) Tableau
7 31 (2.44%) Citrix
8 30 (2.36%) HP
9 27 (2.12%) Juniper
10 24 (1.89%) Adobe
11 20 (1.57%) Palo Alto
11 20 (1.57%) SAP
12 18 (1.42%) Apple
13 17 (1.34%) CA
14 16 (1.26%) Google
15 13 (1.02%) Pega
16 12 (0.94%) Twitter
17 11 (0.87%) Instagram
17 11 (0.87%) Remedy
18 10 (0.79%) Dell