Period
to 13 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 53 72
Rank change year-on-year -23 +19 -5
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 404 594 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.62% 4.73% 3.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.35% 11.95% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 308 388 392
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,925 £19,588 £21,888
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £55,675
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 the Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,319 4,972 5,579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.72% 39.61% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3,379 3,583 4,423
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% +8.13% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in the Midlands

Self-Motivation
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Self-Motivation in the Midlands

Self-Motivation
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in the Midlands over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Self-Motivation in the Midlands

Self-Motivation
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Self-Motivation within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
West Midlands -22 273 £45,000 +9.76% 83
East Midlands -20 130 £45,986 +14.97% 63
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 125 (30.94%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (30.20%) Microsoft
3 100 (24.75%) Problem-Solving
4 97 (24.01%) SQL
5 87 (21.53%) JavaScript
6 83 (20.54%) C#
7 81 (20.05%) CSS
8 79 (19.55%) Windows
9 78 (19.31%) Azure
10 77 (19.06%) Degree
11 76 (18.81%) .NET
12 75 (18.56%) SQL Server
13 69 (17.08%) Analytical Skills
14 65 (16.09%) HTML
14 65 (16.09%) jQuery
15 62 (15.35%) MVC
16 58 (14.36%) Git (software)
17 56 (13.86%) OO
18 53 (13.12%) Project Management
19 52 (12.87%) Linux
19 52 (12.87%) ITIL
19 52 (12.87%) Web Services
20 49 (12.13%) Finance
21 48 (11.88%) ASP.NET
21 48 (11.88%) Active Directory
22 47 (11.63%) Management Information System
23 44 (10.89%) AWS
24 43 (10.64%) Data Centre
25 40 (9.90%) DNS
26 38 (9.41%) Migration

Self-Motivation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 35 (8.66%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.47%) MS Exchange
3 12 (2.97%) CMS
4 10 (2.48%) SharePoint Server
5 9 (2.23%) Umbraco
6 7 (1.73%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.24%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.99%) Apache
8 4 (0.99%) WordPress
9 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.50%) IIS
10 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.25%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 27 (6.68%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (5.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.49%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.50%) 3ds Max
6 2 (0.50%) Adobe XD
6 2 (0.50%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.50%) CINEMA 4D
6 2 (0.50%) InVision
6 2 (0.50%) LightWave 3D
6 2 (0.50%) Maya
6 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.50%) MODO
6 2 (0.50%) Simulink
6 2 (0.50%) Sketch
7 1 (0.25%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 4 (0.99%) Magento
2 3 (0.74%) OpenCart
2 3 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.25%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 78 (19.31%) Azure
2 44 (10.89%) AWS
3 33 (8.17%) Office 365
4 24 (5.94%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (5.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 19 (4.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 18 (4.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 18 (4.46%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (4.46%) Amazon ECS
7 18 (4.46%) Amazon S3
7 18 (4.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 10 (2.48%) SaaS
9 8 (1.98%) IaaS
10 7 (1.73%) Power Platform
11 6 (1.49%) PaaS
12 5 (1.24%) GCP
13 3 (0.74%) npm
14 2 (0.50%) GitHub
14 2 (0.50%) Google Play
14 2 (0.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 40 (9.90%) DNS
2 29 (7.18%) Internet
3 20 (4.95%) DHCP
4 18 (4.46%) Diameter Protocol
4 18 (4.46%) Firewall
5 14 (3.47%) WAN
5 14 (3.47%) Wireless
6 8 (1.98%) LAN
6 8 (1.98%) VoIP
7 7 (1.73%) Broadband
8 5 (1.24%) Network Security
8 5 (1.24%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (0.99%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (0.99%) IP Telephony
9 4 (0.99%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.99%) NX-OS
9 4 (0.99%) SAN
10 3 (0.74%) MPLS
10 3 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (18.56%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 18 (4.46%) Amazon RDS
2 18 (4.46%) Azure SQL Database
3 15 (3.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (3.47%) MySQL
5 12 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.23%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.73%) Big Data
7 7 (1.73%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.73%) Power BI
8 6 (1.49%) Apache Hive
8 6 (1.49%) HBase
8 6 (1.49%) Impala
8 6 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.99%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.99%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.74%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.74%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 58 (14.36%) Git (software)
2 22 (5.45%) Visual Studio
3 18 (4.46%) GDB
4 13 (3.22%) Jenkins
4 13 (3.22%) JIRA
5 12 (2.97%) MSTest
5 12 (2.97%) Octopus Deploy
5 12 (2.97%) Selenium
6 9 (2.23%) JMeter
7 6 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (1.49%) GitLab
7 6 (1.49%) Gradle
8 5 (1.24%) gulp
9 4 (0.99%) Appium
9 4 (0.99%) ERwin
9 4 (0.99%) Grunt
9 4 (0.99%) Postman
9 4 (0.99%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.74%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (12.13%) Finance
2 37 (9.16%) Telecoms
3 32 (7.92%) Retail
4 17 (4.21%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.72%) Electronics
6 10 (2.48%) Automotive
6 10 (2.48%) Marketing
7 8 (1.98%) Public Sector
8 7 (1.73%) Games
9 6 (1.49%) Legal
10 5 (1.24%) French Language
10 5 (1.24%) German Language
11 4 (0.99%) Banking
11 4 (0.99%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.74%) Back Office
12 3 (0.74%) Local Government
13 2 (0.50%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.50%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (21.78%) Developer
2 57 (14.11%) Analyst
3 32 (7.92%) Software Engineer
4 31 (7.67%) Architect
5 23 (5.69%) Business Analyst
6 21 (5.20%) .NET Developer
7 20 (4.95%) Software Developer
8 19 (4.70%) Senior Software Engineer
8 19 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (3.71%) C# Developer
9 15 (3.71%) Senior Developer
10 14 (3.47%) Cloud Architect
10 14 (3.47%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 14 (3.47%) Support Engineer
11 13 (3.22%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (3.22%) Junior
11 13 (3.22%) Project Manager
12 12 (2.97%) Consultant
12 12 (2.97%) IT Manager
12 12 (2.97%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (20.05%) CSS
2 76 (18.81%) .NET
3 65 (16.09%) HTML
3 65 (16.09%) jQuery
4 52 (12.87%) Web Services
5 48 (11.88%) ASP.NET
6 33 (8.17%) HTML5
7 27 (6.68%) AngularJS
8 24 (5.94%) REST
9 22 (5.45%) CSS3
10 21 (5.20%) ASP.NET Web API
10 21 (5.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 19 (4.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (4.70%) Node.js
12 15 (3.71%) Ajax
13 14 (3.47%) RESTful
14 13 (3.22%) SOAP
15 12 (2.97%) .NET Framework
15 12 (2.97%) XML
16 11 (2.72%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 69 (17.08%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 43 (10.64%) Data Centre
4 32 (7.92%) Public Cloud
4 32 (7.92%) User Experience
5 23 (5.69%) Cloud Native
5 23 (5.69%) Hybrid Cloud
5 23 (5.69%) Private Cloud
6 22 (5.45%) Virtual Team
7 16 (3.96%) Enterprise Cloud
8 11 (2.72%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.49%) CMDB
10 5 (1.24%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.74%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.74%) CCTV
12 3 (0.74%) Clustering
12 3 (0.74%) Replication
13 2 (0.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 79 (19.55%) Windows
2 52 (12.87%) Linux
3 16 (3.96%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.22%) Windows 7
5 10 (2.48%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.48%) Windows 10
5 10 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.98%) Android
6 8 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.49%) Unix
8 4 (0.99%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.74%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (30.94%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (24.75%) Problem-Solving
3 62 (15.35%) MVC
4 56 (13.86%) OO
5 53 (13.12%) Project Management
6 52 (12.87%) ITIL
7 38 (9.41%) Migration
7 38 (9.41%) Software Engineering
8 35 (8.66%) Collaborative Working
9 32 (7.92%) DevOps
9 32 (7.92%) Service Management
10 30 (7.43%) Scrum
11 27 (6.68%) Line Management
12 26 (6.44%) Decision-Making
12 26 (6.44%) Test Automation
13 25 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (6.19%) PRINCE2
13 25 (6.19%) Unit Testing
14 24 (5.94%) Presales
14 24 (5.94%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 97 (24.01%) SQL
2 87 (21.53%) JavaScript
3 83 (20.54%) C#
4 23 (5.69%) C
5 19 (4.70%) Python
6 18 (4.46%) R
7 16 (3.96%) C++
8 14 (3.47%) Java
9 13 (3.22%) PHP
10 12 (2.97%) Rust
11 10 (2.48%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.98%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.98%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.49%) Scala
14 5 (1.24%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.99%) ES6
15 4 (0.99%) ES7
15 4 (0.99%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.74%) Go
16 3 (0.74%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 77 (19.06%) Degree
2 36 (8.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (5.45%) MCP
4 15 (3.71%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (2.72%) CCNP
5 11 (2.72%) Master's Degree
6 10 (2.48%) CCNA
7 8 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (1.49%) CISA
9 6 (1.49%) MCSE
10 5 (1.24%) MCSA
11 4 (0.99%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.99%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.74%) APMP
12 3 (0.74%) CCIE
12 3 (0.74%) MAPM
12 3 (0.74%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.50%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.22%) QA
2 12 (2.97%) SLA
3 8 (1.98%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.99%) GDPR
4 4 (0.99%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.50%) COBIT
5 2 (0.50%) ISO 26262
5 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) PMO
System Software
1 48 (11.88%) Active Directory
2 31 (7.67%) Docker
3 27 (6.68%) Virtual Machines
3 27 (6.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (6.19%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.24%) vSphere
6 3 (0.74%) Firmware
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (6.19%) SCCM
2 19 (4.70%) Kubernetes
3 16 (3.96%) Puppet
4 10 (2.48%) Ansible
4 10 (2.48%) Terraform
5 8 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.49%) Oozie
6 6 (1.49%) Rancher
6 6 (1.49%) SCOM
7 5 (1.24%) vCenter Server
8 4 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.74%) WSUS
10 2 (0.50%) HP NNM
10 2 (0.50%) Netcool
10 2 (0.50%) Netcool/Proviso
10 2 (0.50%) TeMIP
11 1 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.25%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 122 (30.20%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.17%) VMware
3 32 (7.92%) Cisco
4 12 (2.97%) EMC
5 11 (2.72%) ForgeRock
6 10 (2.48%) Google
7 8 (1.98%) Xamarin
8 7 (1.73%) Palo Alto
9 6 (1.49%) Adobe
9 6 (1.49%) Citrix
9 6 (1.49%) IBM
10 5 (1.24%) Dell
10 5 (1.24%) Fujitsu
10 5 (1.24%) McAfee
10 5 (1.24%) NetApp
11 4 (0.99%) BiZZdesign
11 4 (0.99%) Oracle
11 4 (0.99%) Sage
12 3 (0.74%) Apple
12 3 (0.74%) BMC