Period
to 28 October 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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > London
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 126 151 135
Rank change year-on-year +25 -16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 1,405 444 1,381
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.75% 2.23% 2.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.18% 5.58% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 813 353 975
10th Percentile £37,100 £36,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £46,000 £46,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £54,500
Median % change year-on-year - +19.27% -0.91%
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -2.29%

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 22,729 7,956 20,907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 44.53% 39.88% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13,410 6,740 16,503
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,617 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £93,750 £93,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £120,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.84% +8.18% +3.77%

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 28 October 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 28 October 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 -19 146 £80,000 +23.08% 81
West London -3 115 £51,250 -2.38% 37
South London -5 27 £44,524 +2.88% 3
East London -12 12 £45,000 +25.87% 22
North London -14 1 £65,000 +170.83% 5
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 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.

1 735 (52.31%) Social Skills
2 507 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
3 476 (33.88%) Finance
4 381 (27.12%) Problem-Solving
5 320 (22.78%) JavaScript
6 289 (20.57%) Analytical Skills
7 266 (18.93%) Python
8 253 (18.01%) AWS
9 252 (17.94%) Java
10 242 (17.22%) SQL
11 228 (16.23%) Microsoft
12 223 (15.87%) Degree
13 217 (15.44%) React
14 210 (14.95%) Azure
15 199 (14.16%) C#
15 199 (14.16%) User Experience
16 194 (13.81%) Docker
17 184 (13.10%) DevOps
18 182 (12.95%) HTML
19 180 (12.81%) Software Engineering
20 177 (12.60%) TDD
20 177 (12.60%) REST
21 172 (12.24%) .NET
22 171 (12.17%) Git (software)
23 168 (11.96%) Node.js
23 168 (11.96%) CSS
24 165 (11.74%) Microservices
25 162 (11.53%) Test Automation
26 153 (10.89%) SQL Server
26 153 (10.89%) Scrum

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 67 (4.77%) Confluence
2 36 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 33 (2.35%) Apache
4 29 (2.06%) Apache Spark
5 27 (1.92%) CMS
6 24 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
7 22 (1.57%) Tomcat
8 21 (1.49%) Apache Airflow
9 16 (1.14%) Apache TomEE
10 15 (1.07%) WordPress
11 13 (0.93%) nginx
12 12 (0.85%) IIS
12 12 (0.85%) MS Exchange
13 8 (0.57%) Documentum
14 6 (0.43%) Umbraco
15 4 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
15 4 (0.28%) EPiServer
15 4 (0.28%) IBM Domino
15 4 (0.28%) Kentico
15 4 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 86 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
2 58 (4.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (1.85%) Figma
4 25 (1.78%) MS Visio
5 24 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 23 (1.64%) Sketch
7 14 (1.00%) InVision
8 8 (0.57%) Windchill
9 7 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (0.43%) Marvel
11 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
12 3 (0.21%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
13 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
14 1 (0.071%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.071%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 30 (2.14%) Payment Gateway
2 18 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
3 17 (1.21%) Oracle 11i
3 17 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (1.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (1.21%) Oracle ERP
3 17 (1.21%) Oracle Payables
3 17 (1.21%) Oracle Receivables
4 14 (1.00%) MetaTrader
5 8 (0.57%) TrackWise
6 6 (0.43%) Magento
7 5 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.36%) Shopify
8 4 (0.28%) Summit
9 3 (0.21%) Eloqua
10 2 (0.14%) NetSuite
10 2 (0.14%) Sage 300 ERP
10 2 (0.14%) Sage CRM
10 2 (0.14%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.14%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 253 (18.01%) AWS
2 210 (14.95%) Azure
3 104 (7.40%) GCP
4 84 (5.98%) SaaS
5 82 (5.84%) Serverless
6 78 (5.55%) Microsoft 365
7 76 (5.41%) GitHub
8 49 (3.49%) Amazon S3
9 46 (3.27%) AWS Lambda
10 32 (2.28%) Amazon ECS
11 30 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
12 28 (1.99%) Amazon SQS
13 27 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
14 23 (1.64%) Power Platform
15 22 (1.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 22 (1.57%) Amazon ELB
15 22 (1.57%) AWS Fargate
15 22 (1.57%) CloudFront
15 22 (1.57%) OpenShift
16 21 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (3.35%) Firewall
2 34 (2.42%) Internet
3 32 (2.28%) DNS
4 24 (1.71%) Broadband
5 22 (1.57%) TCP/IP
5 22 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
6 20 (1.42%) LAN
7 16 (1.14%) AMQP
7 16 (1.14%) DHCP
8 15 (1.07%) VoIP
8 15 (1.07%) WAN
8 15 (1.07%) Wireless
9 12 (0.85%) SAN
9 12 (0.85%) WebEx
10 11 (0.78%) Bluetooth
10 11 (0.78%) Network Security
10 11 (0.78%) SMS
10 11 (0.78%) SSL
11 10 (0.71%) GoToMeeting
11 10 (0.71%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (10.89%) SQL Server
2 120 (8.54%) MongoDB
3 109 (7.76%) PostgreSQL
4 86 (6.12%) MySQL
5 80 (5.69%) Big Data
6 62 (4.41%) NoSQL
7 61 (4.34%) Data Warehouse
8 51 (3.63%) Redis
9 40 (2.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 37 (2.63%) Tableau
11 36 (2.56%) Relational Database
12 26 (1.85%) Data Lake
13 25 (1.78%) Hadoop
14 22 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
15 21 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 20 (1.42%) Amazon Redshift
17 19 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 18 (1.28%) BigQuery
18 18 (1.28%) Blockchain
19 17 (1.21%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 171 (12.17%) Git (software)
2 119 (8.47%) JIRA
3 59 (4.20%) Jenkins
4 51 (3.63%) Visual Studio
5 34 (2.42%) Cypress.io
5 34 (2.42%) MSI
5 34 (2.42%) WiX
6 32 (2.28%) CircleCI
7 25 (1.78%) Bitbucket
8 22 (1.57%) PHPUnit
8 22 (1.57%) Selenium
9 18 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (1.07%) Mocha
11 14 (1.00%) Jasmine
12 13 (0.93%) Cucumber
13 11 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 11 (0.78%) Gradle
13 11 (0.78%) Subversion
13 11 (0.78%) WebDriver
14 10 (0.71%) webpack
General
1 735 (52.31%) Social Skills
2 476 (33.88%) Finance
3 289 (20.57%) Analytical Skills
4 135 (9.61%) Retail
5 119 (8.47%) Games
6 94 (6.69%) Marketing
7 90 (6.41%) Banking
8 83 (5.91%) Presentation Skills
9 76 (5.41%) Organisational Skills
10 39 (2.78%) Back Office
11 37 (2.63%) Influencing Skills
12 32 (2.28%) Public Sector
13 31 (2.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 29 (2.06%) Law
15 27 (1.92%) Documentation Skills
16 24 (1.71%) Advertising
17 23 (1.64%) Financial Institution
18 22 (1.57%) Legal
19 20 (1.42%) Manufacturing
19 20 (1.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 375 (26.69%) Developer
2 189 (13.45%) Analyst
3 89 (6.33%) Java Developer
4 78 (5.55%) Architect
5 75 (5.34%) Senior Developer
6 73 (5.20%) Software Engineer
7 71 (5.05%) Business Analyst
8 67 (4.77%) Software Developer
9 57 (4.06%) Consultant
10 54 (3.84%) Solutions Architect
11 50 (3.56%) Senior Software Engineer
12 44 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
13 35 (2.49%) Data Analyst
14 34 (2.42%) Designer
15 32 (2.28%) Project Manager
16 31 (2.21%) Backend Developer
17 29 (2.06%) C# Developer
17 29 (2.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 29 (2.06%) QA Engineer
17 29 (2.06%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (15.44%) React
2 182 (12.95%) HTML
3 177 (12.60%) REST
4 172 (12.24%) .NET
5 168 (11.96%) CSS
5 168 (11.96%) Node.js
6 119 (8.47%) Web Services
7 99 (7.05%) AngularJS
8 91 (6.48%) Kafka
9 76 (5.41%) GraphQL
10 73 (5.20%) Spring
11 65 (4.63%) RESTful
12 60 (4.27%) Spring Boot
13 59 (4.20%) jQuery
14 55 (3.91%) RabbitMQ
15 53 (3.77%) Jest
16 46 (3.27%) Vue.js
17 45 (3.20%) XML
18 44 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
19 42 (2.99%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 199 (14.16%) User Experience
2 99 (7.05%) Management Information System
3 85 (6.05%) Virtual Team
4 78 (5.55%) Algorithms
5 51 (3.63%) Social Media
6 49 (3.49%) Client/Server
7 45 (3.20%) Data Structures
8 39 (2.78%) Web 2.0
9 35 (2.49%) Cloud Native
9 35 (2.49%) Mobile App
10 31 (2.21%) Blog
11 30 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
12 29 (2.06%) Data Centre
13 28 (1.99%) Reinsurance
14 26 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 24 (1.71%) Contract for Difference
16 23 (1.64%) Equities
16 23 (1.64%) Legacy Code
16 23 (1.64%) Public Cloud
17 22 (1.57%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 144 (10.25%) Windows
2 109 (7.76%) Linux
3 52 (3.70%) Android
4 48 (3.42%) Windows Server
5 39 (2.78%) Unix
6 37 (2.63%) Apple iOS
7 26 (1.85%) Windows 10
8 10 (0.71%) zOS
9 9 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
9 9 (0.64%) Windows Server 2016
10 8 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.57%) Windows Server 2019
11 6 (0.43%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.43%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.28%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.14%) Robot Operating System
16 1 (0.071%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.071%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 507 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
2 381 (27.12%) Problem-Solving
3 184 (13.10%) DevOps
4 180 (12.81%) Software Engineering
5 177 (12.60%) TDD
6 165 (11.74%) Microservices
7 162 (11.53%) Test Automation
8 153 (10.89%) Scrum
9 152 (10.82%) Computer Science
10 139 (9.89%) Mentoring
11 122 (8.68%) Time Management
12 121 (8.61%) Full Stack Development
13 120 (8.54%) SDLC
14 118 (8.40%) Project Management
15 116 (8.26%) Project Delivery
16 112 (7.97%) Analytics
17 107 (7.62%) Fintech
18 106 (7.54%) Continuous Integration
19 104 (7.40%) Line Management
19 104 (7.40%) OO
Programming Languages
1 320 (22.78%) JavaScript
2 266 (18.93%) Python
3 252 (17.94%) Java
4 242 (17.22%) SQL
5 199 (14.16%) C#
6 145 (10.32%) TypeScript
7 70 (4.98%) Go
8 61 (4.34%) PHP
9 59 (4.20%) C
10 58 (4.13%) C++
11 53 (3.77%) Java 8
12 45 (3.20%) T-SQL
13 37 (2.63%) PowerShell
14 32 (2.28%) Bash Shell
15 27 (1.92%) ES6
16 22 (1.57%) PHP 7
17 21 (1.49%) Perl
17 21 (1.49%) Shell Script
18 20 (1.42%) R
19 15 (1.07%) Scala
Qualifications
1 223 (15.87%) Degree
2 38 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (1.71%) Security Cleared
4 18 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 17 (1.21%) Oracle Certification
6 14 (1.00%) HND
7 13 (0.93%) CISSP
8 12 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (0.78%) CISM
9 11 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.71%) AWS Certification
10 10 (0.71%) Master's Degree
10 10 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.71%) PMI Certification
11 9 (0.64%) PhD
11 9 (0.64%) PMP
12 7 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.43%) CCNA
13 6 (0.43%) CREST Certified
13 6 (0.43%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (7.90%) QA
2 69 (4.91%) Accessibility
3 40 (2.85%) GDPR
4 38 (2.70%) SLA
5 21 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (1.35%) NIST
6 19 (1.35%) PMO
7 12 (0.85%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.57%) ISO 13485
8 8 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 7 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
10 6 (0.43%) GRC
11 5 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 5 (0.36%) MiFID
11 5 (0.36%) NCSC
11 5 (0.36%) SOC 2
12 4 (0.28%) PCI DSS
13 3 (0.21%) EMIR
13 3 (0.21%) HIPAA
13 3 (0.21%) NIST 800
System Software
1 194 (13.81%) Docker
2 61 (4.34%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 11 (0.78%) etcd
7 9 (0.64%) Firmware
8 8 (0.57%) VMware NSX
9 5 (0.36%) Ceph
10 3 (0.21%) vSphere
11 2 (0.14%) XenApp
11 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.071%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.071%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.071%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 132 (9.40%) Kubernetes
2 52 (3.70%) Terraform
3 35 (2.49%) Ansible
4 17 (1.21%) FortiGate
5 14 (1.00%) Prometheus
5 14 (1.00%) SCCM
6 11 (0.78%) Consul
7 10 (0.71%) Puppet
8 9 (0.64%) Grafana
9 8 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (0.43%) Galera Cluster
10 6 (0.43%) Nagios
11 5 (0.36%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 5 (0.36%) Cisco Prime
11 5 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
12 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
13 3 (0.21%) Icinga
13 3 (0.21%) Salt
14 2 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
14 2 (0.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 228 (16.23%) Microsoft
2 74 (5.27%) Oracle
3 46 (3.27%) Google
4 40 (2.85%) Cisco
5 37 (2.63%) SAP
6 35 (2.49%) VMware
7 30 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
8 27 (1.92%) Adobe
8 27 (1.92%) Instagram
9 22 (1.57%) Atlassian
10 18 (1.28%) Red Hat
10 18 (1.28%) YouTube
11 17 (1.21%) IBM
12 16 (1.14%) Apple
13 15 (1.07%) Dell
14 14 (1.00%) Citrix
14 14 (1.00%) HubSpot
15 13 (0.93%) Cognos
15 13 (0.93%) Wrike
16 12 (0.85%) ServiceNow