Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > London
6 months to
23 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 123 135 148
Rank change year-on-year +12 +13 -26
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 1,237 754 1,379
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.75% 2.54% 2.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.32% 6.51% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 716 495 1,037
10th Percentile £39,250 £30,953 £29,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,868 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £59,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.17% +7.27% -
75th Percentile £82,500 £78,125 £75,000
90th Percentile £96,330 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -1.10%

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 19,572 11,585 21,482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.52% 39.04% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11,606 9,298 17,133
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £115,000 £102,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,430 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.48% +4.42% +4.76%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -21 141 £80,000 +33.33% 49
West London +34 90 £55,000 +4.76% 28
South London +20 36 £43,750 +9.98% 4
East London +4 5 £40,000 +16.71% 20
North London +13 1 £65,000 +96.97% 2
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 600 (48.50%) Social Skills
2 478 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 398 (32.17%) Finance
4 320 (25.87%) Problem-Solving
5 298 (24.09%) JavaScript
6 245 (19.81%) Analytical Skills
7 232 (18.76%) User Experience
8 231 (18.67%) SQL
9 229 (18.51%) AWS
10 218 (17.62%) React
11 217 (17.54%) Java
12 216 (17.46%) Degree
13 212 (17.14%) Python
14 205 (16.57%) Node.js
15 200 (16.17%) .NET
16 196 (15.84%) REST
17 194 (15.68%) Docker
18 192 (15.52%) Software Engineering
19 191 (15.44%) C#
20 182 (14.71%) Microsoft
21 178 (14.39%) HTML
22 176 (14.23%) Mentoring
23 172 (13.90%) Azure
24 168 (13.58%) Git (software)
25 167 (13.50%) DevOps
26 165 (13.34%) CSS
27 163 (13.18%) TDD
28 150 (12.13%) Microservices
29 140 (11.32%) SQL Server
29 140 (11.32%) TypeScript

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 59 (4.77%) Confluence
2 36 (2.91%) Apache
3 32 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
4 30 (2.43%) Tomcat
5 25 (2.02%) Apache TomEE
6 24 (1.94%) SharePoint
7 19 (1.54%) Apache Airflow
8 15 (1.21%) Apache Spark
8 15 (1.21%) CMS
9 12 (0.97%) IIS
10 7 (0.57%) nginx
11 6 (0.49%) IBM Transformation Extender
11 6 (0.49%) Moodle
11 6 (0.49%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (0.49%) Totara
11 6 (0.49%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.49%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.32%) Documentum
13 3 (0.24%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 72 (5.82%) Microsoft Office
2 39 (3.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (1.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (1.46%) Figma
5 13 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.81%) Sketch
6 10 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.49%) InVision
8 4 (0.32%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.32%) Windchill
9 3 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (0.24%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.081%) Marvel
11 1 (0.081%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 20 (1.62%) Payment Gateway
2 16 (1.29%) MetaTrader
3 12 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.89%) Oracle 11i
4 11 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
4 11 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
4 11 (0.89%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.49%) Eloqua
8 4 (0.32%) Magento
8 4 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.32%) Shopify
8 4 (0.32%) Summit
8 4 (0.32%) TrackWise
8 4 (0.32%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.24%) Endur
9 3 (0.24%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 229 (18.51%) AWS
2 172 (13.90%) Azure
3 94 (7.60%) GCP
4 93 (7.52%) GitHub
5 60 (4.85%) SaaS
6 52 (4.20%) Serverless
7 45 (3.64%) Amazon S3
8 39 (3.15%) Amazon ECS
8 39 (3.15%) Microsoft 365
9 33 (2.67%) AWS Lambda
10 30 (2.43%) Amazon SQS
10 30 (2.43%) PaaS
10 30 (2.43%) Power Platform
11 26 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
12 25 (2.02%) Amazon ELB
13 24 (1.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 24 (1.94%) AWS Fargate
13 24 (1.94%) CloudFront
14 23 (1.86%) IaaS
15 22 (1.78%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 52 (4.20%) Internet
2 25 (2.02%) AMQP
3 23 (1.86%) Firewall
4 20 (1.62%) LAN
5 19 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
6 18 (1.46%) WAN
7 16 (1.29%) Broadband
8 14 (1.13%) Wireless
9 11 (0.89%) VPN
10 10 (0.81%) DNS
11 9 (0.73%) Bluetooth
11 9 (0.73%) Network Security
11 9 (0.73%) TCP/IP
12 8 (0.65%) DHCP
12 8 (0.65%) HTTP
12 8 (0.65%) SAN
12 8 (0.65%) WebEx
12 8 (0.65%) ZigBee
13 6 (0.49%) FTP
13 6 (0.49%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 125 (10.11%) MongoDB
3 94 (7.60%) NoSQL
4 91 (7.36%) PostgreSQL
5 64 (5.17%) Redis
6 61 (4.93%) Big Data
7 58 (4.69%) MySQL
8 49 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
9 47 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
10 41 (3.31%) Tableau
11 33 (2.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 32 (2.59%) Hadoop
13 28 (2.26%) Relational Database
14 26 (2.10%) Power BI
15 25 (2.02%) BigQuery
16 21 (1.70%) Neo4j
17 16 (1.29%) Oracle Database
18 15 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 14 (1.13%) Blockchain
20 13 (1.05%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 168 (13.58%) Git (software)
2 109 (8.81%) JIRA
3 52 (4.20%) Jenkins
4 51 (4.12%) Visual Studio
5 40 (3.23%) MSI
5 40 (3.23%) WiX
6 33 (2.67%) Cypress.io
7 30 (2.43%) CircleCI
8 28 (2.26%) Bitbucket
9 20 (1.62%) Gradle
10 19 (1.54%) Mocha
11 18 (1.46%) Selenium
12 14 (1.13%) Maven
13 12 (0.97%) Sinon.JS
13 12 (0.97%) webpack
14 11 (0.89%) Jasmine
15 10 (0.81%) PHPUnit
16 9 (0.73%) Cucumber
17 8 (0.65%) GitLab
17 8 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 600 (48.50%) Social Skills
2 398 (32.17%) Finance
3 245 (19.81%) Analytical Skills
4 135 (10.91%) Games
4 135 (10.91%) Retail
5 104 (8.41%) Presentation Skills
6 90 (7.28%) Banking
7 85 (6.87%) Marketing
8 53 (4.28%) Organisational Skills
9 43 (3.48%) Back Office
10 39 (3.15%) Law
11 35 (2.83%) Influencing Skills
12 28 (2.26%) Documentation Skills
13 26 (2.10%) Public Sector
14 23 (1.86%) Financial Institution
15 20 (1.62%) Legal
16 19 (1.54%) Electronics
17 18 (1.46%) Inclusion and Diversity
18 16 (1.29%) Telecoms
19 15 (1.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 373 (30.15%) Developer
2 126 (10.19%) Analyst
3 107 (8.65%) Java Developer
4 86 (6.95%) Senior Developer
5 64 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
6 62 (5.01%) Business Analyst
7 59 (4.77%) Software Engineer
8 47 (3.80%) Lead Developer
9 46 (3.72%) Software Developer
10 44 (3.56%) Consultant
11 43 (3.48%) Architect
12 38 (3.07%) Senior Software Engineer
13 36 (2.91%) Designer
13 36 (2.91%) Lead Java Developer
14 29 (2.34%) C# Developer
14 29 (2.34%) Senior Full Stack Developer
15 23 (1.86%) Solutions Architect
16 22 (1.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 22 (1.78%) Implementation Analyst
17 21 (1.70%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (17.62%) React
2 205 (16.57%) Node.js
3 200 (16.17%) .NET
4 196 (15.84%) REST
5 178 (14.39%) HTML
6 165 (13.34%) CSS
7 122 (9.86%) Web Services
8 107 (8.65%) AngularJS
9 99 (8.00%) GraphQL
10 83 (6.71%) RESTful
11 77 (6.22%) Kafka
12 71 (5.74%) Vue.js
13 65 (5.25%) Spring
14 62 (5.01%) RabbitMQ
15 61 (4.93%) HTML5
16 49 (3.96%) HTML5 Canvas
16 49 (3.96%) Spring Boot
17 46 (3.72%) ASP.NET Web API
18 45 (3.64%) JMS
19 44 (3.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 232 (18.76%) User Experience
2 74 (5.98%) Algorithms
3 69 (5.58%) Virtual Team
4 67 (5.42%) Client/Server
5 46 (3.72%) Management Information System
6 45 (3.64%) Mobile App
7 40 (3.23%) Web 2.0
8 34 (2.75%) Equities
9 32 (2.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 30 (2.43%) Cloud Native
10 30 (2.43%) Contract for Difference
10 30 (2.43%) Data Structures
10 30 (2.43%) Social Media
11 28 (2.26%) Spread Betting
12 27 (2.18%) Reinsurance
13 25 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
14 23 (1.86%) Online Banking
15 21 (1.70%) Blog
16 20 (1.62%) Data Centre
17 16 (1.29%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 121 (9.78%) Windows
2 109 (8.81%) Linux
3 78 (6.31%) Android
4 58 (4.69%) Apple iOS
5 36 (2.91%) Windows Server
6 25 (2.02%) Unix
7 22 (1.78%) Windows 10
8 13 (1.05%) Embedded Linux
9 11 (0.89%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.65%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
14 3 (0.24%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2019
16 1 (0.081%) Kali Linux
16 1 (0.081%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 478 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 320 (25.87%) Problem-Solving
3 192 (15.52%) Software Engineering
4 176 (14.23%) Mentoring
5 167 (13.50%) DevOps
6 163 (13.18%) TDD
7 150 (12.13%) Microservices
8 126 (10.19%) Test Automation
9 119 (9.62%) Scrum
9 119 (9.62%) Time Management
10 112 (9.05%) Computer Science
11 107 (8.65%) Analytics
12 106 (8.57%) Open Source
13 104 (8.41%) Project Delivery
14 102 (8.25%) Visualisation
15 100 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
16 97 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
17 95 (7.68%) Line Management
18 92 (7.44%) Data Visualisation
19 88 (7.11%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 298 (24.09%) JavaScript
2 231 (18.67%) SQL
3 217 (17.54%) Java
4 212 (17.14%) Python
5 191 (15.44%) C#
6 140 (11.32%) TypeScript
7 65 (5.25%) Java 8
8 54 (4.37%) T-SQL
9 44 (3.56%) Go
10 43 (3.48%) C
11 37 (2.99%) ES6
11 37 (2.99%) PHP
12 35 (2.83%) PowerShell
13 33 (2.67%) C++
14 27 (2.18%) Kotlin
14 27 (2.18%) Ruby
15 25 (2.02%) Bash Shell
16 18 (1.46%) R
17 17 (1.37%) Groovy
18 13 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 216 (17.46%) Degree
2 51 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (2.91%) Security Cleared
4 34 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
5 22 (1.78%) SC Cleared
6 12 (0.97%) Master's Degree
7 11 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
8 9 (0.73%) DV Cleared
8 9 (0.73%) PMP
9 8 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
9 8 (0.65%) PMI Certification
9 8 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (0.57%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
11 6 (0.49%) PhD
12 4 (0.32%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.32%) CREST Certified
12 4 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (6.47%) Accessibility
2 71 (5.74%) QA
3 39 (3.15%) GDPR
4 35 (2.83%) SLA
5 13 (1.05%) Data Quality
6 12 (0.97%) PMO
7 8 (0.65%) NIST
8 7 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.49%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
11 4 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 4 (0.32%) ISO 13485
12 3 (0.24%) EMIR
12 3 (0.24%) HIPAA
12 3 (0.24%) MiFID
12 3 (0.24%) SOC 2
13 2 (0.16%) GLBA
14 1 (0.081%) ISAE 3402
14 1 (0.081%) ISO 20022
14 1 (0.081%) SAS 70
System Software
1 194 (15.68%) Docker
2 39 (3.15%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.13%) Firmware
5 11 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 11 (0.89%) etcd
6 7 (0.57%) Ceph
7 6 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.49%) VMware NSX
8 4 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.16%) XenApp
9 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.081%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.081%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 135 (10.91%) Kubernetes
2 50 (4.04%) Terraform
3 34 (2.75%) Ansible
4 27 (2.18%) Puppet
5 19 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (1.46%) Prometheus
7 12 (0.97%) Grafana
8 11 (0.89%) Consul
9 9 (0.73%) Data Guard
9 9 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
10 7 (0.57%) Galera Cluster
11 6 (0.49%) Nagios
12 5 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
12 5 (0.40%) SCCM
13 4 (0.32%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 4 (0.32%) Istio
13 4 (0.32%) logstash
13 4 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
14 3 (0.24%) Kibana
Vendors
1 182 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 61 (4.93%) Google
3 58 (4.69%) Oracle
4 36 (2.91%) Instagram
5 28 (2.26%) Apple
6 25 (2.02%) Adobe
7 22 (1.78%) VMware
8 21 (1.70%) Atlassian
9 20 (1.62%) IBM
9 20 (1.62%) SAP
10 18 (1.46%) YouTube
11 14 (1.13%) Cisco
11 14 (1.13%) HP
12 12 (0.97%) ServiceNow
13 11 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (0.81%) HubSpot
15 9 (0.73%) Wrike
16 8 (0.65%) Citrix
16 8 (0.65%) Sencha
17 7 (0.57%) Dell