Period
to 24 February 2021

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 24 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > London
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 172 130 122
Rank change year-on-year -42 -8 0
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 543 1,323 1,667
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.97% 2.62% 2.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.76% 6.33% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 515 894 1,290
Median annual salary £63,500 £56,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.89% +3.18% -
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £97,000 £100,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,720
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.93% -2.84%

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 11,414 20,906 25,948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.45% 41.34% 41.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9,207 16,430 20,553
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £111,250 £112,625 £100,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in London

Self-Motivation
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Self-Motivation in London

Self-Motivation
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Self-Motivation in London over the 6 months to 24 February 2021.

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 24 February 2021. 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 +6 131 £76,000 +37.84% 28
West London +74 43 £60,000 +50.00% 19
South London +36 26 £43,279 -15.96% 4
East London +6 4 £51,250 +21.96% 16
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 London region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 194 (35.73%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (33.52%) Finance
3 136 (25.05%) Java
4 112 (20.63%) SQL
5 102 (18.78%) Problem-Solving
6 97 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
7 89 (16.39%) AWS
8 84 (15.47%) JavaScript
8 84 (15.47%) Microsoft
9 83 (15.29%) Python
9 83 (15.29%) Azure
10 82 (15.10%) DevOps
11 81 (14.92%) Degree
12 80 (14.73%) Windows
12 80 (14.73%) C#
13 77 (14.18%) TDD
14 65 (11.97%) Linux
15 64 (11.79%) .NET
16 63 (11.60%) Software Engineering
17 61 (11.23%) Microservices
18 60 (11.05%) Spring
18 60 (11.05%) Java 8
19 57 (10.50%) REST
20 56 (10.31%) SQL Server
21 55 (10.13%) Kubernetes
22 53 (9.76%) AngularJS
22 53 (9.76%) Node.js
23 50 (9.21%) Docker
24 48 (8.84%) ITIL
24 48 (8.84%) Project Management

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 14 (2.58%) Confluence
2 12 (2.21%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.03%) Apache Spark
4 10 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.47%) Apache
5 8 (1.47%) Apache Airflow
6 7 (1.29%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.10%) Apache TomEE
7 6 (1.10%) CMS
7 6 (1.10%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.92%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.55%) nginx
11 2 (0.37%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.37%) IBM Transformation Extender
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle Self-Service HR
11 2 (0.37%) TPMS
12 1 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.18%) Moodle
Applications
1 45 (8.29%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (6.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (4.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.66%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.47%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.74%) Figma
7 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.74%) OrCAD
8 3 (0.55%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (0.55%) Adobe XD
9 2 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.37%) InVision
9 2 (0.37%) Maya
10 1 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 21 (3.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (3.68%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.92%) Endur
4 4 (0.74%) Shopify
5 3 (0.55%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.18%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.18%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.18%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.18%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 89 (16.39%) AWS
2 83 (15.29%) Azure
3 38 (7.00%) GCP
4 36 (6.63%) Microsoft 365
5 25 (4.60%) SaaS
6 21 (3.87%) Dynamics 365
7 18 (3.31%) Azure Active Directory
8 17 (3.13%) Power Platform
9 15 (2.76%) AWS CloudFormation
10 14 (2.58%) IaaS
10 14 (2.58%) PaaS
11 12 (2.21%) Amazon ECS
12 11 (2.03%) Serverless
13 9 (1.66%) AWS Lambda
14 8 (1.47%) Amazon EKS
15 6 (1.10%) GitHub
16 5 (0.92%) Amazon Kinesis
16 5 (0.92%) Azure ExpressRoute
17 4 (0.74%) Amazon S3
17 4 (0.74%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.79%) Firewall
2 14 (2.58%) WAN
3 12 (2.21%) DNS
3 12 (2.21%) Internet
3 12 (2.21%) LAN
3 12 (2.21%) VPN
4 11 (2.03%) Network Security
4 11 (2.03%) Wireless
5 6 (1.10%) AMQP
5 6 (1.10%) BGP
5 6 (1.10%) DHCP
5 6 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.92%) VoIP
7 4 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.74%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (0.74%) SAN
7 4 (0.74%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.74%) VLAN
8 3 (0.55%) OSPF
8 3 (0.55%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.08%) MongoDB
3 31 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 30 (5.52%) Big Data
5 27 (4.97%) Apache Cassandra
6 22 (4.05%) Blockchain
7 21 (3.87%) SQL Server 2014
8 20 (3.68%) Hadoop
9 17 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (2.58%) Power BI
11 10 (1.84%) MySQL
11 10 (1.84%) Redis
12 9 (1.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (1.47%) Tableau
14 7 (1.29%) Relational Database
15 6 (1.10%) Data Mining
16 5 (0.92%) DB2
16 5 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 33 (6.08%) JIRA
3 32 (5.89%) Jenkins
4 19 (3.50%) Maven
5 15 (2.76%) Visual Studio
6 14 (2.58%) MSI
6 14 (2.58%) WiX
7 11 (2.03%) Gradle
8 7 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (1.29%) GitLab
9 6 (1.10%) Bitbucket
9 6 (1.10%) Robot Framework
10 5 (0.92%) Ant
10 5 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (0.92%) webpack
11 4 (0.74%) CircleCI
12 3 (0.55%) GoCD
12 3 (0.55%) JUnit
12 3 (0.55%) Selenium
General
1 182 (33.52%) Finance
2 34 (6.26%) Marketing
3 24 (4.42%) Retail
4 22 (4.05%) Banking
5 21 (3.87%) Electronics
6 20 (3.68%) Games
7 12 (2.21%) Legal
7 12 (2.21%) Public Sector
8 9 (1.66%) Front Office
8 9 (1.66%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.47%) Back Office
10 6 (1.10%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.92%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.92%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.92%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.74%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.74%) Publishing
13 3 (0.55%) Billing
14 2 (0.37%) German Language
14 2 (0.37%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 177 (32.60%) Developer
2 80 (14.73%) Java Developer
3 58 (10.68%) Analyst
4 35 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 25 (4.60%) Consultant
6 23 (4.24%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (4.05%) Angular Developer
7 22 (4.05%) Architect
7 22 (4.05%) Blockchain Developer
8 21 (3.87%) C# Developer
8 21 (3.87%) Software Engineer
9 18 (3.31%) Full Stack Developer
10 17 (3.13%) CRM Developer
10 17 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 16 (2.95%) Business Analyst
11 16 (2.95%) IT Manager
11 16 (2.95%) Senior Manager
12 15 (2.76%) Lead Developer
12 15 (2.76%) Project Manager
12 15 (2.76%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (11.79%) .NET
2 60 (11.05%) Spring
3 57 (10.50%) REST
4 53 (9.76%) AngularJS
4 53 (9.76%) Node.js
5 42 (7.73%) React
6 40 (7.37%) HTML
7 37 (6.81%) CSS
8 32 (5.89%) Hibernate
9 28 (5.16%) Spring Boot
10 27 (4.97%) Kafka
11 24 (4.42%) JMS
12 19 (3.50%) Vue.js
12 19 (3.50%) WinForms
13 18 (3.31%) ActiveMQ
14 17 (3.13%) Web Services
15 16 (2.95%) ASP.NET Web API
16 15 (2.76%) Entity Framework
16 15 (2.76%) Natural Language Processing
17 14 (2.58%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 97 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.45%) User Experience
3 29 (5.34%) Management Information System
4 25 (4.60%) Algorithms
4 25 (4.60%) Cloud Native
5 22 (4.05%) Bitcoin
6 21 (3.87%) Virtual Team
7 18 (3.31%) Client/Server
8 14 (2.58%) Web 2.0
9 13 (2.39%) SWIFT
10 12 (2.21%) Data Centre
10 12 (2.21%) iPad
11 11 (2.03%) Data Structures
11 11 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (2.03%) Greenfield Project
12 9 (1.66%) Social Media
13 8 (1.47%) Cyberthreat
13 8 (1.47%) Derivative
13 8 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.47%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 80 (14.73%) Windows
2 65 (11.97%) Linux
3 36 (6.63%) Unix
4 24 (4.42%) Windows 10
5 15 (2.76%) Windows Server
6 11 (2.03%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.10%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.92%) Android
9 4 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (0.74%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2016
10 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (0.37%) CentOS
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.18%) Solaris
12 1 (0.18%) VMS
12 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (35.73%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (18.78%) Problem-Solving
3 82 (15.10%) DevOps
4 77 (14.18%) TDD
5 63 (11.60%) Software Engineering
6 61 (11.23%) Microservices
7 48 (8.84%) ITIL
7 48 (8.84%) Project Management
8 47 (8.66%) Mentoring
8 47 (8.66%) Test Automation
9 45 (8.29%) Analytics
9 45 (8.29%) Scrum
10 39 (7.18%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (7.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 38 (7.00%) Time Management
12 33 (6.08%) Configuration Management
12 33 (6.08%) OO
13 32 (5.89%) SDLC
14 29 (5.34%) Change Management
14 29 (5.34%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 136 (25.05%) Java
2 112 (20.63%) SQL
3 84 (15.47%) JavaScript
4 83 (15.29%) Python
5 80 (14.73%) C#
6 60 (11.05%) Java 8
7 25 (4.60%) PowerShell
8 23 (4.24%) TypeScript
9 21 (3.87%) VB
10 20 (3.68%) T-SQL
11 19 (3.50%) Go
12 17 (3.13%) C++
13 16 (2.95%) Kotlin
14 15 (2.76%) C
14 15 (2.76%) Scala
15 12 (2.21%) Shell Script
16 11 (2.03%) Bash Shell
16 11 (2.03%) PHP
16 11 (2.03%) R
17 10 (1.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 81 (14.92%) Degree
2 41 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 34 (6.26%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.76%) CISSP
5 13 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (1.29%) AWS Certification
7 7 (1.29%) CCNP
8 6 (1.10%) CISM
8 6 (1.10%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.92%) CEH
9 5 (0.92%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.92%) PhD
10 4 (0.74%) CCIE
10 4 (0.74%) CCNA
10 4 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.55%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 3 (0.55%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.55%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.45%) QA
2 25 (4.60%) SLA
3 8 (1.47%) PMO
4 7 (1.29%) GDPR
4 7 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.92%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (0.74%) NIST
6 4 (0.74%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.37%) COBIT
7 2 (0.37%) GLBA
8 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.18%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.18%) SAS 70
System Software
1 50 (9.21%) Docker
2 23 (4.24%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.66%) Firmware
5 3 (0.55%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.37%) XenApp
6 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.18%) IAG
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.18%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 55 (10.13%) Kubernetes
2 32 (5.89%) Terraform
3 26 (4.79%) Ansible
4 22 (4.05%) Puppet
5 15 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
7 6 (1.10%) Nagios
8 5 (0.92%) Salt
9 4 (0.74%) Istio
9 4 (0.74%) Prometheus
10 3 (0.55%) Kibana
10 3 (0.55%) logstash
10 3 (0.55%) Packer
11 2 (0.37%) Grafana
11 2 (0.37%) SCCM
12 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.18%) EnCase
12 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.18%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 84 (15.47%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.63%) Oracle
3 24 (4.42%) Google
4 21 (3.87%) IBM
5 16 (2.95%) VMware
6 13 (2.39%) Cisco
7 12 (2.21%) Citrix
7 12 (2.21%) HP
8 11 (2.03%) Adobe
8 11 (2.03%) ServiceNow
9 10 (1.84%) SAP
10 8 (1.47%) Atlassian
10 8 (1.47%) Fortinet
10 8 (1.47%) Nimble Storage
11 6 (1.10%) Bloomberg
11 6 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.92%) Aruba
12 5 (0.92%) Reuters
12 5 (0.92%) TIBCO
12 5 (0.92%) Trayport