Period
to 5 December 2020

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 5 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > Midlands
6 months to
5 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 73 77 49
Rank change year-on-year +4 -28 +29
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 174 413 654
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.61% 3.66% 4.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.97% 9.41% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 171 336 461
Median annual salary £40,325 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.39% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,334 £26,125 £19,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 1,746 4,390 5,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 36.26% 38.89% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,395 3,434 3,780
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,334 £26,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in the Midlands

Self-Motivation
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Self-Motivation in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Self-Motivation in the Midlands

Self-Motivation
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Self-Motivation in the Midlands over the 6 months to 5 December 2020.

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 5 December 2020. 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 -1 116 £41,697 -7.34% 42
East Midlands +20 54 £40,000 -13.04% 25
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2020, 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 58 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 47 (27.01%) Windows
3 42 (24.14%) SQL
4 41 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (23.56%) Azure
5 36 (20.69%) ITIL
6 33 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 31 (17.82%) VMware
8 30 (17.24%) Project Management
9 29 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 27 (15.52%) Oracle
10 27 (15.52%) Degree
11 26 (14.94%) .NET
11 26 (14.94%) C#
11 26 (14.94%) MCSA
11 26 (14.94%) Office 365
11 26 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (14.37%) TCP/IP
13 24 (13.79%) SAN
13 24 (13.79%) Analytics
14 23 (13.22%) JavaScript
15 22 (12.64%) DHCP
15 22 (12.64%) Mentoring
15 22 (12.64%) Decision-Making
16 20 (11.49%) DNS
16 20 (11.49%) HTML
17 19 (10.92%) CSS
17 19 (10.92%) Service Delivery
17 19 (10.92%) Change Management
17 19 (10.92%) Data Centre

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 6 (3.45%) nginx
2 5 (2.87%) CMS
2 5 (2.87%) IIS
2 5 (2.87%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.87%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.87%) WordPress
3 4 (2.30%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.15%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.57%) Apache
5 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.57%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.57%) Confluence
5 1 (0.57%) Drupal
5 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (5.75%) Figma
2 10 (5.75%) InVision
2 10 (5.75%) Sketch
3 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.57%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) OpenCart
2 2 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.15%) Eikon
2 2 (1.15%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.57%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.57%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 41 (23.56%) Azure
2 26 (14.94%) Office 365
3 13 (7.47%) SaaS
4 9 (5.17%) AWS
4 9 (5.17%) Power Platform
5 5 (2.87%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (2.87%) Amazon ECS
5 5 (2.87%) Amazon EKS
5 5 (2.87%) Amazon S3
5 5 (2.87%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (2.87%) GCP
5 5 (2.87%) Serverless
6 4 (2.30%) Power Automate
6 4 (2.30%) PowerApps
7 3 (1.72%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (1.72%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.72%) GitHub
8 2 (1.15%) Boomi
9 1 (0.57%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.37%) TCP/IP
2 24 (13.79%) SAN
3 22 (12.64%) DHCP
4 20 (11.49%) DNS
5 18 (10.34%) LAN
5 18 (10.34%) WAN
6 17 (9.77%) Fibre Channel
6 17 (9.77%) iSCSI
7 7 (4.02%) Firewall
7 7 (4.02%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (2.87%) VPN
9 4 (2.30%) Skype
10 3 (1.72%) Network Security
11 2 (1.15%) Internet
11 2 (1.15%) Intranet
11 2 (1.15%) IPv4
11 2 (1.15%) VoIP
12 1 (0.57%) BGP
12 1 (0.57%) OSPF
12 1 (0.57%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.05%) MySQL
1 14 (8.05%) NoSQL
2 10 (5.75%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.17%) Power BI
4 8 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.87%) Amazon Aurora
6 5 (2.87%) Amazon Redshift
6 5 (2.87%) Big Data
6 5 (2.87%) BigQuery
6 5 (2.87%) Snowflake Schema
7 3 (1.72%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.15%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.15%) Flink
8 2 (1.15%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.15%) HBase
8 2 (1.15%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 10 (5.75%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.60%) JIRA
3 4 (2.30%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.30%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.72%) GitLab
4 3 (1.72%) NUnit
4 3 (1.72%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.72%) Subversion
4 3 (1.72%) Travis CI
5 2 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.57%) AccuRev
6 1 (0.57%) Grunt
6 1 (0.57%) gulp
6 1 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.57%) Selenium
6 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.57%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (10.92%) Public Sector
2 15 (8.62%) Finance
3 6 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.87%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.72%) Retail
6 2 (1.15%) Electronics
6 2 (1.15%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.57%) Back Office
7 1 (0.57%) Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Games
7 1 (0.57%) Marketing
7 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (19.54%) Developer
2 28 (16.09%) Analyst
3 18 (10.34%) IT Analyst
4 15 (8.62%) .NET Developer
5 12 (6.90%) IT Engineer
6 11 (6.32%) Consultant
7 10 (5.75%) Designer
8 9 (5.17%) IT Support
8 9 (5.17%) Project Manager
8 9 (5.17%) UX Designer
9 8 (4.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (4.60%) Presales Consultant
9 8 (4.60%) Service Desk Engineer
10 7 (4.02%) Architect
10 7 (4.02%) IT Manager
11 6 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (3.45%) C# Developer
11 6 (3.45%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.45%) Web Developer
12 5 (2.87%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.94%) .NET
2 20 (11.49%) HTML
3 19 (10.92%) CSS
4 16 (9.20%) ASP.NET
5 12 (6.90%) .NET Core
6 10 (5.75%) HTML5
7 9 (5.17%) CSS3
7 9 (5.17%) Web Services
8 8 (4.60%) JSON
9 6 (3.45%) SOAP
10 5 (2.87%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.87%) Apache Avro
10 5 (2.87%) GraphQL
10 5 (2.87%) jQuery
10 5 (2.87%) Laravel
10 5 (2.87%) REST
11 4 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (2.30%) XHTML
12 3 (1.72%) D3.js
12 3 (1.72%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.92%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.32%) NHS
3 11 (6.32%) User Experience
4 5 (2.87%) Cloud Native
4 5 (2.87%) Replication
5 3 (1.72%) AS400
5 3 (1.72%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.72%) Life Science
5 3 (1.72%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.15%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.15%) FMCG
6 2 (1.15%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.57%) Fibre Optics
7 1 (0.57%) Handset
7 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (27.01%) Windows
2 18 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (9.77%) Linux
4 14 (8.05%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.45%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.30%) Unix
6 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (1.72%) AIX
7 3 (1.72%) Solaris
8 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (20.69%) ITIL
3 30 (17.24%) Project Management
4 26 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (13.79%) Analytics
6 22 (12.64%) Decision-Making
6 22 (12.64%) Mentoring
7 19 (10.92%) Change Management
7 19 (10.92%) Service Delivery
8 18 (10.34%) Scrum
9 16 (9.20%) DevOps
10 15 (8.62%) Data Analytics
10 15 (8.62%) Microservices
11 14 (8.05%) Workshop Facilitation
12 13 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (7.47%) Information Security
12 13 (7.47%) Service Management
13 12 (6.90%) Prototyping
13 12 (6.90%) TDD
14 11 (6.32%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 42 (24.14%) SQL
2 26 (14.94%) C#
3 23 (13.22%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.45%) PHP
5 4 (2.30%) C
5 4 (2.30%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.72%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.72%) Python
6 3 (1.72%) R
6 3 (1.72%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.57%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (15.52%) Degree
3 26 (14.94%) MCSA
4 17 (9.77%) Server+ Certification
5 14 (8.05%) MCSE
6 11 (6.32%) Security Cleared
7 10 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (5.75%) SC Cleared
8 9 (5.17%) CCNA
9 8 (4.60%) NCDA
9 8 (4.60%) NCIE
9 8 (4.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (3.45%) CISSP
10 6 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.72%) CISM
12 3 (1.72%) GIAC
12 3 (1.72%) PhD
12 3 (1.72%) PMI Certification
12 3 (1.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.32%) QA
2 10 (5.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.30%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (1.72%) NIST
4 3 (1.72%) SLA
5 2 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.57%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.87%) Varnish
4 4 (2.30%) Docker
5 3 (1.72%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.57%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) Ansible
1 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 31 (17.82%) VMware
3 27 (15.52%) Oracle
4 16 (9.20%) Cisco
4 16 (9.20%) Citrix
5 8 (4.60%) NetApp
6 6 (3.45%) SAP
7 5 (2.87%) Google
8 4 (2.30%) Fortinet
8 4 (2.30%) IBM
9 3 (1.72%) Dell
9 3 (1.72%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.15%) HP
11 1 (0.57%) Apple
11 1 (0.57%) EMC
11 1 (0.57%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.57%) Juniper
11 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.57%) Siemens
11 1 (0.57%) Veritas