Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > London
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 120 130
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -18
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 1,993 2,072 2,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.88% 2.79% 2.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.93% 5.64% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,437 1,389 1,623
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,686 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +3.66%

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 33,632 36,731 38,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.63% 49.55% 47.70%
Number of salaries quoted 25,996 26,895 32,745
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 19 August 2018.

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 19 August 2018. 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 +14 406 £57,500 - 79
West London -13 61 £47,500 -9.52% 33
South London -35 26 £50,598 +30.54% 8
East London -14 22 £42,500 +6.25% 15
North London -1 10 £55,000 +5.77% 4
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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.

1 678 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
2 672 (33.72%) Finance
3 563 (28.25%) Problem-Solving
4 495 (24.84%) Degree
5 450 (22.58%) SQL
6 431 (21.63%) Java
7 417 (20.92%) Analytical Skills
8 401 (20.12%) JavaScript
9 337 (16.91%) Microsoft
10 321 (16.11%) Windows
11 304 (15.25%) Linux
12 289 (14.50%) Computer Science
13 268 (13.45%) HTML
14 247 (12.39%) C#
15 243 (12.19%) CSS
16 239 (11.99%) Python
17 235 (11.79%) Banking
18 220 (11.04%) Amazon AWS
19 215 (10.79%) AngularJS
20 210 (10.54%) Project Management
21 207 (10.39%) DevOps
22 204 (10.24%) Big Data
23 198 (9.93%) Scrum
24 197 (9.88%) Analytics
25 192 (9.63%) TDD
26 189 (9.48%) SQL Server
26 189 (9.48%) Git (software)
27 176 (8.83%) ITIL
28 168 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
29 166 (8.33%) Marketing

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 (2.96%) SharePoint
2 57 (2.86%) Apache Spark
2 57 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 48 (2.41%) IIS
4 41 (2.06%) Tomcat
5 35 (1.76%) nginx
6 32 (1.61%) Confluence
7 31 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
8 27 (1.35%) WebLogic
9 25 (1.25%) CMS
9 25 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 24 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
11 23 (1.15%) Apache
11 23 (1.15%) WebSphere
12 22 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
13 19 (0.95%) Skype for Business
14 18 (0.90%) SAS
15 17 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
16 11 (0.55%) WordPress
17 10 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 142 (7.12%) Microsoft Office
2 86 (4.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 49 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 26 (1.30%) Photoshop
5 24 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 22 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
7 20 (1.00%) MS Visio
8 17 (0.85%) InVision
9 15 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
10 12 (0.60%) Adobe After Effects
11 9 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
12 7 (0.35%) SPSS
13 6 (0.30%) EViews
13 6 (0.30%) Pixate
14 5 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
15 3 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
15 3 (0.15%) Revit
15 3 (0.15%) S-PLUS
16 2 (0.10%) Acrobat
16 2 (0.10%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 21 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.80%) Adobe Campaign
3 12 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.55%) NetSuite
5 9 (0.45%) BusinessWorks
5 9 (0.45%) Eloqua
6 8 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
6 8 (0.40%) Unica
7 7 (0.35%) Cognos Planning
7 7 (0.35%) HFM
7 7 (0.35%) Hyperion Planning
8 6 (0.30%) Magento
8 6 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 6 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
9 5 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.15%) SAP BPC
11 3 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
12 2 (0.10%) Sage 200
12 2 (0.10%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 220 (11.04%) Amazon AWS
2 168 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 92 (4.62%) Office 365
4 80 (4.01%) SaaS
5 56 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
6 55 (2.76%) PaaS
7 40 (2.01%) npm
8 37 (1.86%) Google Cloud Platform
9 34 (1.71%) IaaS
10 31 (1.56%) IBM Cloud
11 22 (1.10%) OpenShift
12 21 (1.05%) Amazon S3
12 21 (1.05%) Serverless
13 20 (1.00%) Google Analytics
14 18 (0.90%) Yarn
15 15 (0.75%) Adobe Analytics
16 13 (0.65%) G Suite
17 11 (0.55%) GitHub
18 10 (0.50%) Trello
19 9 (0.45%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 142 (7.12%) Firewall
2 78 (3.91%) DNS
3 66 (3.31%) LAN
4 60 (3.01%) VPN
5 58 (2.91%) DHCP
6 56 (2.81%) TCP/IP
7 51 (2.56%) SAN
8 43 (2.16%) WAN
9 42 (2.11%) Internet
10 41 (2.06%) Wireless
11 36 (1.81%) VoIP
12 28 (1.40%) BGP
12 28 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
13 27 (1.35%) Unified Communications
14 25 (1.25%) Network Security
15 19 (0.95%) Skype
16 18 (0.90%) MPLS
17 16 (0.80%) OSPF
17 16 (0.80%) VLAN
17 16 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (10.24%) Big Data
2 189 (9.48%) SQL Server
3 119 (5.97%) MySQL
4 92 (4.62%) Relational Database
5 90 (4.52%) MongoDB
6 89 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
7 88 (4.42%) NoSQL
8 52 (2.61%) Hadoop
8 52 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 46 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
10 37 (1.86%) Blockchain
11 36 (1.81%) RDBMS
12 34 (1.71%) Power BI
13 33 (1.66%) DB2
13 33 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 30 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 29 (1.46%) Data Lake
16 21 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
17 19 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
17 19 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 189 (9.48%) Git (software)
2 108 (5.42%) JIRA
3 85 (4.26%) Jenkins
4 59 (2.96%) Maven
5 45 (2.26%) Visual Studio
6 44 (2.21%) Selenium
7 39 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 35 (1.76%) JUnit
9 32 (1.61%) Subversion
10 31 (1.56%) Cucumber
11 30 (1.51%) gulp
12 29 (1.46%) Jasmine
13 28 (1.40%) Karma Test Runner
14 25 (1.25%) TeamCity
14 25 (1.25%) webpack
15 24 (1.20%) Grunt
16 20 (1.00%) Gradle
16 20 (1.00%) JMeter
17 19 (0.95%) Mocha
18 17 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 672 (33.72%) Finance
2 235 (11.79%) Banking
3 166 (8.33%) Marketing
4 154 (7.73%) Investment Banking
5 148 (7.43%) Financial Institution
6 94 (4.72%) Games
7 91 (4.57%) Retail
8 55 (2.76%) Legal
9 54 (2.71%) Advertising
10 38 (1.91%) Telecoms
11 34 (1.71%) Back Office
12 32 (1.61%) Law
13 27 (1.35%) Billing
14 21 (1.05%) Front Office
15 19 (0.95%) Multimedia
16 18 (0.90%) Publishing
17 17 (0.85%) Manufacturing
18 15 (0.75%) German Language
19 11 (0.55%) Electronics
20 9 (0.45%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 630 (31.61%) Developer
2 200 (10.04%) Analyst
3 147 (7.38%) Java Developer
4 136 (6.82%) Consultant
5 115 (5.77%) Senior Developer
6 72 (3.61%) Business Analyst
7 70 (3.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 68 (3.41%) Architect
9 63 (3.16%) Software Developer
10 57 (2.86%) Project Manager
11 56 (2.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 56 (2.81%) Lead Developer
12 54 (2.71%) Angular Developer
13 48 (2.41%) Designer
14 47 (2.36%) Junior
15 46 (2.31%) C# Developer
16 45 (2.26%) JavaScript Developer
17 44 (2.21%) Support Engineer
18 43 (2.16%) IT Support
19 42 (2.11%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (13.45%) HTML
2 243 (12.19%) CSS
3 215 (10.79%) AngularJS
4 150 (7.53%) .NET
5 139 (6.97%) Web Services
6 136 (6.82%) Spring
7 124 (6.22%) REST
8 120 (6.02%) Node.js
9 119 (5.97%) React
10 110 (5.52%) RESTful
11 96 (4.82%) HTML5
12 89 (4.47%) Angular 2
13 86 (4.32%) XML
14 75 (3.76%) jQuery
15 70 (3.51%) Sass
16 68 (3.41%) LESS
17 61 (3.06%) Hibernate
18 59 (2.96%) JSON
19 55 (2.76%) Redux
20 54 (2.71%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 417 (20.92%) Analytical Skills
2 289 (14.50%) Computer Science
3 146 (7.33%) User Experience
4 126 (6.32%) Cyberthreat
5 113 (5.67%) Fintech
6 101 (5.07%) Management Information System
7 79 (3.96%) Data Structures
8 68 (3.41%) Data Centre
9 67 (3.36%) Mobile App
10 63 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
11 59 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
12 56 (2.81%) Algorithms
13 51 (2.56%) Virtual Team
14 50 (2.51%) Hedge funds
15 42 (2.11%) Analytical Mindset
16 41 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 36 (1.81%) Linux Command Line
18 34 (1.71%) Derivative
19 33 (1.66%) Fixed Income
19 33 (1.66%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 321 (16.11%) Windows
2 304 (15.25%) Linux
3 84 (4.21%) Unix
4 82 (4.11%) Windows Server
5 77 (3.86%) Windows 10
6 73 (3.66%) Windows 7
7 53 (2.66%) Android
8 51 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 50 (2.51%) Apple iOS
9 50 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (1.10%) Windows 8
11 21 (1.05%) Mac OS
12 14 (0.70%) CentOS
12 14 (0.70%) Debian
12 14 (0.70%) Mac OS X
12 14 (0.70%) Ubuntu
13 13 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (0.55%) Windows Phone
15 7 (0.35%) Nucleus RTOS
16 6 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 678 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
2 563 (28.25%) Problem-Solving
3 210 (10.54%) Project Management
4 207 (10.39%) DevOps
5 198 (9.93%) Scrum
6 197 (9.88%) Analytics
7 192 (9.63%) TDD
8 176 (8.83%) ITIL
9 163 (8.18%) Investment Management
10 161 (8.08%) SDLC
11 153 (7.68%) OO
12 150 (7.53%) Microservices
13 149 (7.48%) Risk Management
14 148 (7.43%) Time Management
15 140 (7.02%) Low Latency
16 135 (6.77%) Strategic Thinking
17 134 (6.72%) Innovative Thinking
18 129 (6.47%) Mentoring
19 123 (6.17%) Front End Development
20 120 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 450 (22.58%) SQL
2 431 (21.63%) Java
3 401 (20.12%) JavaScript
4 247 (12.39%) C#
5 239 (11.99%) Python
6 124 (6.22%) C++
7 108 (5.42%) Java 8
8 103 (5.17%) PHP
9 99 (4.97%) PowerShell
10 96 (4.82%) Scala
11 83 (4.16%) C
12 54 (2.71%) Perl
13 45 (2.26%) Bash Shell
13 45 (2.26%) Ruby
13 45 (2.26%) TypeScript
14 43 (2.16%) Go
15 40 (2.01%) R
16 36 (1.81%) PL/SQL
17 34 (1.71%) VB
18 31 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 495 (24.84%) Degree
2 122 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 82 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 61 (3.06%) Master's Degree
5 58 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
6 49 (2.46%) CCNA
7 46 (2.31%) MCSE
8 33 (1.66%) Security Cleared
9 32 (1.61%) CCNP
10 30 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
11 29 (1.46%) PMI Certification
12 26 (1.30%) MCITP
12 26 (1.30%) MCSA
12 26 (1.30%) PhD
13 21 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 20 (1.00%) ISEB
14 20 (1.00%) ISTQB
15 19 (0.95%) CISSP
16 17 (0.85%) SC Cleared
17 15 (0.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (6.92%) QA
2 48 (2.41%) SLA
3 36 (1.81%) GDPR
4 27 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (1.30%) PMO
6 21 (1.05%) GCP
7 20 (1.00%) PCI DSS
8 13 (0.65%) Data Quality
9 9 (0.45%) COBIT
10 6 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
11 5 (0.25%) JTAG
11 5 (0.25%) NIST 800
12 4 (0.20%) COSO
13 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 3 (0.15%) MiFID
14 2 (0.10%) IFRS
14 2 (0.10%) Solvency II
15 1 (0.050%) Actionable Recommendations
15 1 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 163 (8.18%) Active Directory
2 98 (4.92%) Docker
3 67 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 48 (2.41%) Hyper-V
5 26 (1.30%) vSphere
6 24 (1.20%) XenApp
7 16 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
8 14 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (0.65%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.50%) BitLocker
10 10 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (0.45%) Apache Flume
11 9 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
12 7 (0.35%) Firmware
13 4 (0.20%) KVM
13 4 (0.20%) Slurm Workload Manager
13 4 (0.20%) VMware NSX
14 3 (0.15%) ProxySG
14 3 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
15 2 (0.10%) LXC
Systems Management
1 76 (3.81%) Puppet
2 57 (2.86%) Ansible
3 44 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (2.11%) Kubernetes
5 40 (2.01%) SCCM
6 22 (1.10%) Salt
6 22 (1.10%) Terraform
7 19 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
8 12 (0.60%) Nagios
9 11 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
9 11 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
10 9 (0.45%) Backup Exec
11 8 (0.40%) SCOM
12 7 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (0.35%) vCenter Server
13 6 (0.30%) AirWatch
13 6 (0.30%) Kibana
13 6 (0.30%) Prometheus
13 6 (0.30%) XenMobile
13 6 (0.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 337 (16.91%) Microsoft
2 116 (5.82%) VMware
3 110 (5.52%) Oracle
4 104 (5.22%) Cisco
5 80 (4.01%) Google
6 65 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
7 59 (2.96%) Adobe
8 58 (2.91%) IBM
9 49 (2.46%) Citrix
10 47 (2.36%) Tableau
11 44 (2.21%) SAP
12 40 (2.01%) Red Hat
13 39 (1.96%) Veeam
14 38 (1.91%) HP
15 37 (1.86%) Splunk
16 22 (1.10%) F5
16 22 (1.10%) ServiceNow
17 21 (1.05%) CheckPoint
18 20 (1.00%) Zend
19 19 (0.95%) SaltStack