Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > London
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 141 143 148
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 -26
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 821 984 1,417
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.44% 2.48% 2.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.15% 6.57% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 566 625 1,078
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,823 £29,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £88,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 13,358 14,971 21,625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.72% 37.67% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9,382 11,946 17,144
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £71,925 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.75% +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £115,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.73% +6.80%

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 18 May 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 18 May 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 +24 141 £71,500 +19.17% 45
West London +60 57 £60,000 +60.00% 21
South London +39 36 £42,500 -1.80% 3
East London +14 5 £40,000 +16.71% 12
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 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.

1 390 (47.50%) Social Skills
2 347 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
3 233 (28.38%) Finance
4 188 (22.90%) Problem-Solving
5 168 (20.46%) JavaScript
6 162 (19.73%) AWS
7 160 (19.49%) Java
8 155 (18.88%) Degree
9 151 (18.39%) SQL
10 145 (17.66%) REST
11 142 (17.30%) Software Engineering
12 138 (16.81%) DevOps
13 134 (16.32%) Analytical Skills
14 130 (15.83%) .NET
15 129 (15.71%) User Experience
16 126 (15.35%) Node.js
16 126 (15.35%) C#
17 122 (14.86%) Mentoring
18 119 (14.49%) Python
19 118 (14.37%) Docker
19 118 (14.37%) React
20 116 (14.13%) Microsoft
21 115 (14.01%) Microservices
22 112 (13.64%) Azure
22 112 (13.64%) HTML
23 105 (12.79%) CSS
24 102 (12.42%) TDD
25 101 (12.30%) Windows
25 101 (12.30%) Kubernetes
26 96 (11.69%) Git (software)

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 36 (4.38%) Confluence
2 21 (2.56%) Apache
3 18 (2.19%) Apache TomEE
3 18 (2.19%) Tomcat
4 16 (1.95%) SharePoint
5 14 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (1.58%) CMS
7 12 (1.46%) Apache Airflow
8 6 (0.73%) Apache Spark
8 6 (0.73%) IBM Transformation Extender
8 6 (0.73%) Moodle
8 6 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (0.73%) Totara
8 6 (0.73%) WebLogic
8 6 (0.73%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.49%) IIS
9 4 (0.49%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.37%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 37 (4.51%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (2.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.85%) Figma
6 6 (0.73%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.49%) Adobe Premiere
7 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.37%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.37%) Adobe XD
9 2 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.24%) InVision
9 2 (0.24%) Sketch
10 1 (0.12%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 19 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.95%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.73%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.61%) MetaTrader
5 4 (0.49%) Eloqua
5 4 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.49%) Shopify
6 3 (0.37%) Endur
6 3 (0.37%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.37%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.24%) Magento
7 2 (0.24%) Sage 300 ERP
7 2 (0.24%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.12%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 162 (19.73%) AWS
2 112 (13.64%) Azure
3 61 (7.43%) GCP
4 41 (4.99%) GitHub
5 40 (4.87%) SaaS
6 26 (3.17%) Serverless
7 25 (3.05%) Microsoft 365
7 25 (3.05%) Power Platform
8 24 (2.92%) PaaS
9 23 (2.80%) Dynamics 365
10 21 (2.56%) Amazon S3
11 20 (2.44%) Amazon ECS
12 19 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
12 19 (2.31%) AWS Lambda
12 19 (2.31%) IaaS
13 16 (1.95%) AWS CloudFormation
14 13 (1.58%) Azure Active Directory
15 9 (1.10%) Amazon EKS
15 9 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
15 9 (1.10%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.26%) Internet
2 23 (2.80%) Firewall
3 18 (2.19%) AMQP
4 13 (1.58%) LAN
5 12 (1.46%) WAN
6 11 (1.34%) DNS
6 11 (1.34%) Wireless
7 10 (1.22%) Network Security
7 10 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (1.10%) VPN
9 8 (0.97%) TCP/IP
10 7 (0.85%) Broadband
10 7 (0.85%) HTTP
11 6 (0.73%) Bluetooth
11 6 (0.73%) DHCP
11 6 (0.73%) FTP
11 6 (0.73%) SSH
12 5 (0.61%) 5G
12 5 (0.61%) SAN
12 5 (0.61%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 73 (8.89%) MongoDB
3 67 (8.16%) NoSQL
4 40 (4.87%) Apache Cassandra
5 35 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (4.26%) Redis
6 34 (4.14%) Big Data
7 27 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (3.17%) Hadoop
9 24 (2.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 22 (2.68%) Power BI
10 22 (2.68%) Tableau
11 21 (2.56%) MySQL
12 17 (2.07%) Relational Database
13 16 (1.95%) Blockchain
13 16 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (1.83%) Neo4j
15 13 (1.58%) BigQuery
15 13 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (1.58%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 96 (11.69%) Git (software)
2 74 (9.01%) JIRA
3 43 (5.24%) Jenkins
4 40 (4.87%) Visual Studio
5 32 (3.90%) MSI
5 32 (3.90%) WiX
6 24 (2.92%) Bitbucket
7 20 (2.44%) CircleCI
8 17 (2.07%) Gradle
9 16 (1.95%) Cypress.io
9 16 (1.95%) Maven
10 12 (1.46%) Mocha
10 12 (1.46%) webpack
11 11 (1.34%) GitLab
12 8 (0.97%) Sinon.JS
13 7 (0.85%) fastlane
14 6 (0.73%) gulp
14 6 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (0.61%) JUnit
15 5 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 390 (47.50%) Social Skills
2 233 (28.38%) Finance
3 134 (16.32%) Analytical Skills
4 87 (10.60%) Presentation Skills
5 71 (8.65%) Retail
6 68 (8.28%) Games
7 59 (7.19%) Marketing
8 53 (6.46%) Banking
9 39 (4.75%) Organisational Skills
10 30 (3.65%) Back Office
11 24 (2.92%) Public Sector
12 22 (2.68%) Law
13 18 (2.19%) Influencing Skills
14 17 (2.07%) Electronics
15 16 (1.95%) Financial Institution
15 16 (1.95%) Legal
16 15 (1.83%) Documentation Skills
17 14 (1.71%) Publishing
18 12 (1.46%) Billing
18 12 (1.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 244 (29.72%) Developer
2 98 (11.94%) Java Developer
3 81 (9.87%) Analyst
4 55 (6.70%) Senior Developer
5 45 (5.48%) Full Stack Developer
5 45 (5.48%) Software Engineer
6 36 (4.38%) Lead Developer
7 31 (3.78%) Consultant
8 30 (3.65%) Lead Java Developer
9 29 (3.53%) Business Analyst
9 29 (3.53%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 29 (3.53%) Senior Software Engineer
10 28 (3.41%) Architect
11 27 (3.29%) DevOps Engineer
12 26 (3.17%) Designer
13 19 (2.31%) Project Manager
14 17 (2.07%) Ruby Developer
15 16 (1.95%) IT Manager
15 16 (1.95%) Junior
15 16 (1.95%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (17.66%) REST
2 130 (15.83%) .NET
3 126 (15.35%) Node.js
4 118 (14.37%) React
5 112 (13.64%) HTML
6 105 (12.79%) CSS
7 84 (10.23%) AngularJS
8 72 (8.77%) Web Services
9 63 (7.67%) Spring
10 57 (6.94%) GraphQL
11 52 (6.33%) Vue.js
12 51 (6.21%) RESTful
13 44 (5.36%) Kafka
14 43 (5.24%) HTML5
15 40 (4.87%) Spring Boot
16 36 (4.38%) ASP.NET Web API
16 36 (4.38%) JMS
17 33 (4.02%) CSS3
17 33 (4.02%) HTML5 Canvas
18 32 (3.90%) Aurelia
Miscellaneous
1 129 (15.71%) User Experience
2 51 (6.21%) Client/Server
3 38 (4.63%) Algorithms
4 32 (3.90%) Web 2.0
5 31 (3.78%) Virtual Team
6 30 (3.65%) Cloud Native
7 26 (3.17%) Management Information System
7 26 (3.17%) Mobile App
8 23 (2.80%) Social Media
9 18 (2.19%) Equities
9 18 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
9 18 (2.19%) Online Banking
10 17 (2.07%) Data Structures
10 17 (2.07%) Reinsurance
11 16 (1.95%) Bitcoin
12 15 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 14 (1.71%) Video\Live Streaming
14 13 (1.58%) Analytical Mindset
14 13 (1.58%) iPad
15 12 (1.46%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 101 (12.30%) Windows
2 94 (11.45%) Linux
3 49 (5.97%) Android
4 39 (4.75%) Apple iOS
5 34 (4.14%) Unix
6 29 (3.53%) Windows Server
7 15 (1.83%) Windows 10
8 10 (1.22%) Mac OS X
8 10 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.10%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (0.97%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2016
13 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.12%) CentOS
14 1 (0.12%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.12%) VMS
14 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2019
14 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (22.90%) Problem-Solving
3 142 (17.30%) Software Engineering
4 138 (16.81%) DevOps
5 122 (14.86%) Mentoring
6 115 (14.01%) Microservices
7 102 (12.42%) TDD
8 85 (10.35%) Test Automation
9 80 (9.74%) Scrum
10 78 (9.50%) Continuous Delivery
11 74 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
12 68 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 67 (8.16%) Open Source
14 66 (8.04%) Visualisation
15 65 (7.92%) Project Management
16 64 (7.80%) Configuration Management
16 64 (7.80%) ITIL
17 61 (7.43%) Analytics
18 60 (7.31%) Project Delivery
19 58 (7.06%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 168 (20.46%) JavaScript
2 160 (19.49%) Java
3 151 (18.39%) SQL
4 126 (15.35%) C#
5 119 (14.49%) Python
6 73 (8.89%) TypeScript
7 65 (7.92%) Java 8
8 42 (5.12%) T-SQL
9 30 (3.65%) PowerShell
10 27 (3.29%) C
11 26 (3.17%) Ruby
12 25 (3.05%) Kotlin
13 22 (2.68%) Go
14 19 (2.31%) C++
15 17 (2.07%) ES6
16 15 (1.83%) Groovy
16 15 (1.83%) PHP
17 13 (1.58%) VB
18 12 (1.46%) Bash Shell
19 11 (1.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 155 (18.88%) Degree
2 41 (4.99%) Security Cleared
3 30 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
4 22 (2.68%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.10%) AWS Certification
5 9 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (1.10%) CISSP
5 9 (1.10%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.97%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.97%) PMI Certification
7 7 (0.85%) CCNP
8 6 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (0.73%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (0.61%) PMP
10 4 (0.49%) CCIE
10 4 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.46%) QA
2 23 (2.80%) SLA
3 17 (2.07%) GDPR
4 12 (1.46%) PMO
5 6 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.61%) NIST
6 5 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (0.49%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.24%) GLBA
9 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.12%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.12%) SAS 70
9 1 (0.12%) SOC 1
9 1 (0.12%) SOC 2
System Software
1 118 (14.37%) Docker
2 28 (3.41%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.46%) Firmware
3 12 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.49%) Ceph
6 3 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.37%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.24%) XenApp
7 2 (0.24%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.12%) etcd
8 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 101 (12.30%) Kubernetes
2 37 (4.51%) Ansible
3 35 (4.26%) Terraform
4 30 (3.65%) Puppet
5 23 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (1.34%) Prometheus
7 9 (1.10%) Data Guard
7 9 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (0.85%) Grafana
9 6 (0.73%) Nagios
10 5 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.49%) Galera Cluster
11 4 (0.49%) Istio
11 4 (0.49%) logstash
11 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
11 4 (0.49%) Salt
12 3 (0.37%) Control-M
12 3 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.37%) Kibana
12 3 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 116 (14.13%) Microsoft
2 50 (6.09%) Google
3 44 (5.36%) Oracle
4 25 (3.05%) IBM
5 20 (2.44%) Adobe
5 20 (2.44%) Atlassian
6 18 (2.19%) Apple
7 16 (1.95%) HP
8 15 (1.83%) Instagram
8 15 (1.83%) VMware
9 11 (1.34%) Cisco
10 10 (1.22%) SAP
11 9 (1.10%) ServiceNow
12 8 (0.97%) Citrix
13 6 (0.73%) Sencha
14 5 (0.61%) CheckPoint
14 5 (0.61%) Fortinet
14 5 (0.61%) New Relic
14 5 (0.61%) Remedy
14 5 (0.61%) Salesforce.com