Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > Midlands
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 74 69
Rank change year-on-year +27 -5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 609 584 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.81% 3.80% 4.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.00% 10.32% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 399 390 448
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £19,626 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,750 £56,287
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 5,074 5,661 6,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 40.11% 36.80% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3,661 4,500 4,762
Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 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
West Midlands +32 416 £40,500 +1.25% 104
East Midlands +13 190 £40,000 +14.29% 71
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 191 (31.36%) Microsoft
2 175 (28.74%) Data Centre
3 163 (26.77%) ITIL
4 160 (26.27%) SQL
5 151 (24.79%) Windows
6 131 (21.51%) Degree
7 127 (20.85%) Problem-Solving
8 116 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
9 114 (18.72%) Agile Software Development
10 111 (18.23%) VMware
11 107 (17.57%) Computer Science
12 101 (16.58%) Cisco
13 100 (16.42%) Active Directory
13 100 (16.42%) C#
14 99 (16.26%) JavaScript
15 96 (15.76%) Firewall
16 95 (15.60%) Amazon AWS
16 95 (15.60%) VMware Infrastructure
17 94 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
18 91 (14.94%) HTML
19 89 (14.61%) Data Protection
20 86 (14.12%) Continuous Improvement
20 86 (14.12%) GDPR
20 86 (14.12%) Finance
21 84 (13.79%) Project Management
22 82 (13.46%) Software Engineering
23 78 (12.81%) Service Management
23 78 (12.81%) Service Delivery
24 74 (12.15%) .NET
25 69 (11.33%) SQL Server

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 56 (9.20%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.94%) SharePoint Server
3 21 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 10 (1.64%) Apache Spark
5 5 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (0.82%) WordPress
6 4 (0.66%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.49%) Confluence
7 3 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.49%) IIS
8 2 (0.33%) CMS
8 2 (0.33%) Moodle
9 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.16%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.16%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.16%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 49 (8.05%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (3.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.48%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.66%) EPLAN
7 3 (0.49%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.16%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 7 (1.15%) NetSuite
1 7 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.82%) SAP Business One
3 4 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.66%) SAP IBP
3 4 (0.66%) SAP SCM
3 4 (0.66%) SAP WM
4 3 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.49%) SAP APO
4 3 (0.49%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.49%) SAP MDG
4 3 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.33%) Lawson
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.33%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.33%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 116 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 95 (15.60%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (5.58%) Office 365
4 27 (4.43%) Azure Active Directory
5 23 (3.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 23 (3.78%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (3.78%) Amazon S3
5 23 (3.78%) AWS CloudFormation
5 23 (3.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 22 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (3.28%) IaaS
7 20 (3.28%) PaaS
8 8 (1.31%) SaaS
9 7 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
10 6 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
11 5 (0.82%) AWS CloudTrail
11 5 (0.82%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.33%) AdWords
13 2 (0.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 96 (15.76%) Firewall
2 47 (7.72%) Internet
3 37 (6.08%) WAN
4 35 (5.75%) DNS
5 33 (5.42%) DHCP
5 33 (5.42%) OSPF
6 29 (4.76%) VoIP
7 28 (4.60%) LAN
8 25 (4.11%) VPN
9 21 (3.45%) Wireless
10 20 (3.28%) BGP
11 18 (2.96%) DSL
12 17 (2.79%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (2.63%) FWSM
13 16 (2.63%) IPsec
14 14 (2.30%) TCP/IP
15 9 (1.48%) Intrusion Detection
16 8 (1.31%) MPLS
17 6 (0.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (11.33%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 28 (4.60%) Amazon RDS
2 28 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (3.78%) Azure SQL Database
4 21 (3.45%) MySQL
5 14 (2.30%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.13%) Hadoop
7 11 (1.81%) Big Data
8 10 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.48%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.31%) Apache Hive
10 8 (1.31%) HBase
10 8 (1.31%) Impala
11 6 (0.99%) MongoDB
11 6 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.82%) DB2
12 5 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 49 (8.05%) Git (software)
2 20 (3.28%) Visual Studio
3 16 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 11 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (1.48%) Mercurial
6 8 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (1.31%) GitLab
6 8 (1.31%) Gradle
6 8 (1.31%) gulp
6 8 (1.31%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.31%) LSMW
7 7 (1.15%) JIRA
7 7 (1.15%) webpack
8 4 (0.66%) Selenium
8 4 (0.66%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.49%) eCATT
10 2 (0.33%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.33%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.33%) NUnit
10 2 (0.33%) Rational Quality Manager
General
1 86 (14.12%) Finance
2 55 (9.03%) Retail
3 45 (7.39%) Telecoms
4 38 (6.24%) Publishing
5 37 (6.08%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.46%) Marketing
7 13 (2.13%) Legal
8 11 (1.81%) Automotive
9 6 (0.99%) Advertising
10 4 (0.66%) Billing
10 4 (0.66%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.49%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.33%) Electronics
12 2 (0.33%) Law
12 2 (0.33%) Local Government
12 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.16%) Banking
13 1 (0.16%) French Language
13 1 (0.16%) Games
13 1 (0.16%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 135 (22.17%) Developer
2 76 (12.48%) Architect
3 62 (10.18%) Analyst
4 43 (7.06%) Network Engineer
5 42 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
6 33 (5.42%) Consultant
7 25 (4.11%) .NET Developer
7 25 (4.11%) Senior Developer
7 25 (4.11%) Software Developer
7 25 (4.11%) Technical Support
8 22 (3.61%) C# Developer
8 22 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (3.28%) Cloud Architect
10 19 (3.12%) Senior Network Engineer
10 19 (3.12%) Technical Leader
10 19 (3.12%) Web Developer
11 18 (2.96%) Java Developer
12 16 (2.63%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 16 (2.63%) Software Engineer
13 15 (2.46%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (14.94%) HTML
2 74 (12.15%) .NET
3 68 (11.17%) Web Services
4 62 (10.18%) CSS
5 44 (7.22%) HTML5
6 35 (5.75%) ASP.NET
7 33 (5.42%) Node.js
8 28 (4.60%) jQuery
9 27 (4.43%) .NET Framework
9 27 (4.43%) AngularJS
10 25 (4.11%) OAuth
10 25 (4.11%) SAML
11 21 (3.45%) J2EE
11 21 (3.45%) XML
12 19 (3.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (2.79%) REST
14 15 (2.46%) CSS3
15 14 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 12 (1.97%) Entity Framework
17 11 (1.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 175 (28.74%) Data Centre
2 94 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 51 (8.37%) Public Cloud
5 44 (7.22%) Virtual Team
6 24 (3.94%) Private Cloud
7 22 (3.61%) Driving Licence
8 21 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
9 17 (2.79%) CMDB
10 16 (2.63%) PKI
11 10 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.64%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.64%) SCADA
12 7 (1.15%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
13 5 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
13 5 (0.82%) Social Media
14 4 (0.66%) CCTV
14 4 (0.66%) EPoS
14 4 (0.66%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 151 (24.79%) Windows
2 62 (10.18%) Linux
3 32 (5.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (4.93%) Windows Server
5 18 (2.96%) Mac OS
5 18 (2.96%) Windows 7
6 17 (2.79%) Windows 10
7 12 (1.97%) Apple iOS
8 11 (1.81%) Unix
9 10 (1.64%) Android
10 7 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.82%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.49%) AIX
13 3 (0.49%) Solaris
14 2 (0.33%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (26.77%) ITIL
2 127 (20.85%) Problem-Solving
3 114 (18.72%) Agile Software Development
4 107 (17.57%) Computer Science
5 89 (14.61%) Data Protection
6 86 (14.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 84 (13.79%) Project Management
8 82 (13.46%) Software Engineering
9 78 (12.81%) Service Delivery
9 78 (12.81%) Service Management
10 66 (10.84%) Root Cause Analysis
11 63 (10.34%) PRINCE2
12 58 (9.52%) Presales
13 56 (9.20%) ITIL V3
14 52 (8.54%) Line Management
15 46 (7.55%) MVC
16 44 (7.22%) TOGAF
17 42 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
18 40 (6.57%) CRM
19 39 (6.40%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 160 (26.27%) SQL
2 100 (16.42%) C#
3 99 (16.26%) JavaScript
4 45 (7.39%) Java
5 39 (6.40%) PowerShell
6 29 (4.76%) Python
7 26 (4.27%) VBScript
8 18 (2.96%) T-SQL
9 17 (2.79%) ABAP
9 17 (2.79%) PHP
10 15 (2.46%) C++
10 15 (2.46%) VB.NET
11 12 (1.97%) C
12 8 (1.31%) Scala
13 7 (1.15%) Bash Shell
14 6 (0.99%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.82%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.49%) VB
17 2 (0.33%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 131 (21.51%) Degree
2 62 (10.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 58 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
4 40 (6.57%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (5.75%) CCNP
6 32 (5.25%) Master's Degree
7 27 (4.43%) CISSP
8 23 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (3.61%) CCIE
10 20 (3.28%) Security Cleared
11 19 (3.12%) MCP
11 19 (3.12%) MCSE
12 18 (2.96%) PMP
13 16 (2.63%) PMI Certification
14 15 (2.46%) CEH
14 15 (2.46%) CompTIA Security+
14 15 (2.46%) HND
14 15 (2.46%) ISEB
14 15 (2.46%) SC Cleared
15 10 (1.64%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (14.12%) GDPR
2 38 (6.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (3.61%) QA
4 19 (3.12%) SLA
5 15 (2.46%) GPG13
6 12 (1.97%) PCI DSS
7 9 (1.48%) IEC 61131
7 9 (1.48%) PMO
8 7 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials
9 5 (0.82%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.16%) ISO 26262
12 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 100 (16.42%) Active Directory
2 95 (15.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (10.34%) Hyper-V
4 25 (4.11%) Docker
5 23 (3.78%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (2.63%) vSphere
7 7 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.99%) XenApp
9 5 (0.82%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.49%) Firmware
10 3 (0.49%) PowerHA
11 2 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.33%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 49 (8.05%) SCCM
2 28 (4.60%) Norton AntiVirus
3 25 (4.11%) Kubernetes
4 15 (2.46%) Puppet
4 15 (2.46%) WSUS
5 12 (1.97%) SCVMM
6 8 (1.31%) Oozie
7 7 (1.15%) Ansible
7 7 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.82%) Terraform
9 4 (0.66%) Wonderware InTouch
10 2 (0.33%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.33%) Nessus
10 2 (0.33%) Netcool
10 2 (0.33%) NetVault Backup
10 2 (0.33%) QRadar
10 2 (0.33%) vCenter Server
10 2 (0.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 191 (31.36%) Microsoft
2 111 (18.23%) VMware
3 101 (16.58%) Cisco
4 67 (11.00%) HP
5 63 (10.34%) CheckPoint
6 49 (8.05%) SAP
7 48 (7.88%) Fortinet
8 37 (6.08%) McAfee
9 36 (5.91%) Dell
9 36 (5.91%) IBM
10 34 (5.58%) Citrix
11 30 (4.93%) Forcepoint
11 30 (4.93%) Juniper
12 29 (4.76%) Symantec
13 28 (4.60%) F5
14 25 (4.11%) ForgeRock
15 22 (3.61%) NetApp
15 22 (3.61%) Oracle
16 15 (2.46%) EMC
16 15 (2.46%) Remedy