Period
to 15 November 2019

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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > London
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 128 122 121
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 1,398 1,896 2,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.56% 2.82% 2.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.11% 6.65% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1,357 1,421
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £29,900 £32,300 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £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 22,895 28,513 34,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.90% 42.41% 45.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17,803 22,273 24,159
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +1.69%
10th Percentile £35,750 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £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 15 November 2019.

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 15 November 2019. 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 -3 316 £52,500 -4.55% 56
North London +13 45 £45,000 -18.18% 8
West London -31 35 £45,000 -10.00% 42
South London -41 34 £54,750 +15.26% 20
East London +7 18 £42,500 +5.35% 13
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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.

1 480 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 421 (30.11%) Finance
3 323 (23.10%) Problem-Solving
4 265 (18.96%) Degree
5 255 (18.24%) Microsoft
6 231 (16.52%) SQL
7 227 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
8 216 (15.45%) Windows
9 208 (14.88%) Java
10 194 (13.88%) AWS
11 190 (13.59%) Azure
12 183 (13.09%) DevOps
13 176 (12.59%) C#
14 166 (11.87%) Python
15 160 (11.44%) Project Management
16 157 (11.23%) Software Engineering
17 156 (11.16%) Scrum
18 155 (11.09%) Linux
18 155 (11.09%) SQL Server
19 147 (10.52%) Analytics
20 143 (10.23%) Marketing
21 141 (10.09%) JavaScript
22 138 (9.87%) Computer Science
23 137 (9.80%) Project Delivery
24 128 (9.16%) .NET
25 123 (8.80%) Microsoft Office
26 113 (8.08%) SDLC
27 109 (7.80%) QA
28 106 (7.58%) Office 365
29 105 (7.51%) Relational Database

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 34 (2.43%) MS Exchange
2 33 (2.36%) SharePoint
3 24 (1.72%) CMS
3 24 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (1.50%) Confluence
5 20 (1.43%) Apache Spark
6 18 (1.29%) Skype for Business
7 15 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (0.93%) IIS
9 10 (0.72%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.57%) Apache
10 8 (0.57%) Apache Airflow
10 8 (0.57%) WordPress
11 7 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (0.50%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.43%) Oracle Service Bus
13 5 (0.36%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 123 (8.80%) Microsoft Office
2 93 (6.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 56 (4.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 26 (1.86%) Microsoft Project
5 19 (1.36%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.93%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.50%) InDesign
8 7 (0.50%) OmniGraffle
8 7 (0.50%) Sketch
9 4 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.21%) Marvel
11 2 (0.14%) InVision
12 1 (0.072%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.072%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.072%) Chatbot
12 1 (0.072%) MicroStation
12 1 (0.072%) Revit
Business Applications
1 18 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.72%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (0.57%) Magento
5 6 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.29%) HFM
6 4 (0.29%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.29%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.21%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (0.21%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 3 (0.21%) Sonata
8 2 (0.14%) Eikon
8 2 (0.14%) Primavera
9 1 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.072%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.072%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.072%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.072%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.072%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 194 (13.88%) AWS
2 190 (13.59%) Azure
3 106 (7.58%) Office 365
4 65 (4.65%) SaaS
5 41 (2.93%) Power Platform
6 38 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
7 37 (2.65%) PaaS
8 34 (2.43%) AWS CloudFormation
9 33 (2.36%) GCP
10 25 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
11 24 (1.72%) GitHub
12 23 (1.65%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 21 (1.50%) Serverless
14 18 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
15 17 (1.22%) Amazon S3
15 17 (1.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 16 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
17 15 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
18 9 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 9 (0.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 101 (7.22%) Firewall
2 65 (4.65%) DNS
2 65 (4.65%) Internet
3 62 (4.43%) LAN
4 61 (4.36%) WAN
5 47 (3.36%) VPN
6 44 (3.15%) MPLS
7 41 (2.93%) DHCP
8 39 (2.79%) TCP/IP
9 33 (2.36%) VoIP
10 24 (1.72%) Skype
10 24 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
11 23 (1.65%) BGP
12 20 (1.43%) OSPF
12 20 (1.43%) Wireless
13 18 (1.29%) Unified Communications
14 17 (1.22%) SAN
15 12 (0.86%) HTTP
15 12 (0.86%) Network Security
15 12 (0.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (11.09%) SQL Server
2 105 (7.51%) Relational Database
3 57 (4.08%) RDBMS
4 50 (3.58%) NoSQL
5 45 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
7 36 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (2.50%) Power BI
9 33 (2.36%) MySQL
10 24 (1.72%) Big Data
11 22 (1.57%) Blockchain
11 22 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 21 (1.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 20 (1.43%) MongoDB
14 19 (1.36%) SQLite
15 18 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 17 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 15 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
18 14 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
18 14 (1.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 99 (7.08%) Git (software)
2 83 (5.94%) Jenkins
3 70 (5.01%) JIRA
4 34 (2.43%) TeamCity
5 31 (2.22%) Selenium
5 31 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
6 23 (1.65%) Subversion
7 21 (1.50%) Visual Studio
7 21 (1.50%) Xcode
8 19 (1.36%) git-flow
9 17 (1.22%) Maven
9 17 (1.22%) Sonatype Nexus
10 16 (1.14%) CircleCI
10 16 (1.14%) Gradle
10 16 (1.14%) SonarQube
11 12 (0.86%) Calabash
11 12 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
12 11 (0.79%) Grunt
13 10 (0.72%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 421 (30.11%) Finance
2 143 (10.23%) Marketing
3 70 (5.01%) Retail
4 69 (4.94%) Banking
5 67 (4.79%) Law
6 52 (3.72%) Games
7 45 (3.22%) Telecoms
8 33 (2.36%) Legal
9 28 (2.00%) Advertising
10 25 (1.79%) Back Office
11 24 (1.72%) Billing
12 23 (1.65%) French Language
13 18 (1.29%) Publishing
14 16 (1.14%) Local Government
14 16 (1.14%) Public Sector
15 10 (0.72%) German Language
16 8 (0.57%) Automotive
16 8 (0.57%) Police
17 6 (0.43%) Dutch Language
17 6 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 333 (23.82%) Developer
2 180 (12.88%) Analyst
3 89 (6.37%) Java Developer
4 88 (6.29%) Consultant
5 76 (5.44%) Project Manager
6 70 (5.01%) Senior Developer
7 68 (4.86%) Software Engineer
8 58 (4.15%) Architect
9 51 (3.65%) Junior
9 51 (3.65%) Network Engineer
10 48 (3.43%) Administrator
11 46 (3.29%) Business Analyst
11 46 (3.29%) Support Engineer
12 45 (3.22%) C# Developer
13 42 (3.00%) .NET Developer
13 42 (3.00%) Support Analyst
14 40 (2.86%) E-Commerce Developer
15 39 (2.79%) C# .NET Developer
16 38 (2.72%) Cloud Engineer
16 38 (2.72%) Java E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (9.16%) .NET
2 93 (6.65%) REST
3 90 (6.44%) CSS
4 83 (5.94%) Web Services
5 79 (5.65%) HTML
6 78 (5.58%) AngularJS
7 63 (4.51%) Spring
8 52 (3.72%) HTML5
9 50 (3.58%) jQuery
10 48 (3.43%) SOAP
11 41 (2.93%) Spring Boot
12 38 (2.72%) RESTful
12 38 (2.72%) Spring Integration
13 37 (2.65%) Node.js
14 33 (2.36%) XML
15 31 (2.22%) Kafka
16 29 (2.07%) CSS3
16 29 (2.07%) React
17 26 (1.86%) Visualforce
17 26 (1.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 227 (16.24%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (6.51%) User Experience
3 64 (4.58%) Management Information System
4 51 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
5 49 (3.51%) Mobile App
6 43 (3.08%) Virtual Team
7 39 (2.79%) iPad
8 29 (2.07%) Algorithms
9 28 (2.00%) Public Cloud
10 27 (1.93%) Data Centre
10 27 (1.93%) Driving Licence
11 23 (1.65%) Data Structures
12 22 (1.57%) Tandem
13 20 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
14 18 (1.29%) Animation
14 18 (1.29%) Social Media
15 14 (1.00%) iPhone
15 14 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
16 13 (0.93%) Cloud Native
17 11 (0.79%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 216 (15.45%) Windows
2 155 (11.09%) Linux
3 94 (6.72%) Windows Server
4 62 (4.43%) Android
5 61 (4.36%) Apple iOS
6 44 (3.15%) Unix
7 38 (2.72%) Windows 10
7 38 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (2.58%) Windows 7
9 23 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.86%) Windows Vista
11 10 (0.72%) CentOS
12 8 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.57%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.36%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.29%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.29%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.072%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.072%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 480 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 323 (23.10%) Problem-Solving
3 183 (13.09%) DevOps
4 160 (11.44%) Project Management
5 157 (11.23%) Software Engineering
6 156 (11.16%) Scrum
7 147 (10.52%) Analytics
8 138 (9.87%) Computer Science
9 137 (9.80%) Project Delivery
10 113 (8.08%) SDLC
11 102 (7.30%) Time Management
12 95 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 90 (6.44%) Change Management
14 88 (6.29%) ITIL
14 88 (6.29%) OO
15 84 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
16 82 (5.87%) Migration
16 82 (5.87%) Test Automation
17 81 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
18 80 (5.72%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 231 (16.52%) SQL
2 208 (14.88%) Java
3 176 (12.59%) C#
4 166 (11.87%) Python
5 141 (10.09%) JavaScript
6 97 (6.94%) PowerShell
7 77 (5.51%) C++
8 59 (4.22%) Ruby
9 51 (3.65%) PHP
10 44 (3.15%) Scala
11 39 (2.79%) Shell Script
12 38 (2.72%) T-SQL
13 32 (2.29%) Bash Shell
14 31 (2.22%) Apex Code
15 30 (2.15%) C
15 30 (2.15%) Java 8
16 16 (1.14%) Kotlin
16 16 (1.14%) Objective-C
16 16 (1.14%) XAML
17 15 (1.07%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 265 (18.96%) Degree
2 57 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 41 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (2.29%) PMP
5 28 (2.00%) CISSP
6 26 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 24 (1.72%) CCNA
8 23 (1.65%) Master's Degree
9 21 (1.50%) PMI Certification
10 19 (1.36%) CISM
10 19 (1.36%) MCSE
10 19 (1.36%) Security Cleared
11 18 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 17 (1.22%) MCSA
13 16 (1.14%) MBA
14 15 (1.07%) CCNP
14 15 (1.07%) JNCIS
15 13 (0.93%) CISA
16 12 (0.86%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (7.80%) QA
2 52 (3.72%) GDPR
3 34 (2.43%) SLA
4 23 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.65%) NIST
5 21 (1.50%) PMO
6 12 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (0.79%) FISMA
7 11 (0.79%) HIPAA
8 9 (0.64%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.50%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.29%) EMIR
10 4 (0.29%) MiFID
11 3 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
11 3 (0.21%) COBIT
12 2 (0.14%) ISO 22301
13 1 (0.072%) Cyber Essentials
13 1 (0.072%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.072%) NCSC
13 1 (0.072%) NIST 800
System Software
1 104 (7.44%) Active Directory
2 73 (5.22%) Docker
3 45 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (0.93%) XenApp
6 11 (0.79%) vSphere
7 10 (0.72%) XenDesktop
8 8 (0.57%) Firmware
9 5 (0.36%) KVM
9 5 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.29%) Xen
11 2 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.14%) Varnish
11 2 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.072%) NFS
12 1 (0.072%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 55 (3.93%) Ansible
2 39 (2.79%) SCCM
2 39 (2.79%) Terraform
3 38 (2.72%) Puppet
4 37 (2.65%) Kubernetes
5 31 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (1.22%) FortiGate
7 13 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (0.50%) WSUS
9 5 (0.36%) Backup Exec
9 5 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.29%) Icinga
10 4 (0.29%) ITRS Geneos
10 4 (0.29%) Munin
10 4 (0.29%) PaperCut
10 4 (0.29%) Suricata
11 3 (0.21%) Mesos
11 3 (0.21%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 255 (18.24%) Microsoft
2 86 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
3 69 (4.94%) Cisco
4 61 (4.36%) VMware
5 53 (3.79%) Oracle
6 40 (2.86%) Tableau
7 36 (2.58%) Juniper
8 34 (2.43%) Citrix
9 28 (2.00%) HP
10 25 (1.79%) Google
11 24 (1.72%) Palo Alto
11 24 (1.72%) SAP
12 23 (1.65%) Adobe
12 23 (1.65%) Dell
13 18 (1.29%) Apple
14 13 (0.93%) Twitter
15 12 (0.86%) ServiceNow
16 11 (0.79%) CA
16 11 (0.79%) Instagram
16 11 (0.79%) Meraki