Period
to

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 28 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > Midlands
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 43 100 82
Rank change year-on-year +57 -18 -25
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 617 248 227
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.52% 2.98% 3.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.48% 8.55% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 355 201 187
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £26,750 £28,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £37,500 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% -19.35% +9.41%
75th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

Self-Motivation is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,261 2,902 2,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.12% 34.87% 34.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,630 2,107 1,968
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,563 £33,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +5.68%
75th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%

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 28 May 2022.

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 28 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Midlands +42 389 £42,500 +13.33% 52
East Midlands +42 207 £29,000 -22.67% 48
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, 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.

1 310 (50.24%) Social Skills
2 198 (32.09%) Problem-Solving
3 190 (30.79%) Agile
4 175 (28.36%) Degree
5 167 (27.07%) Analytical Skills
6 160 (25.93%) Microsoft
7 114 (18.48%) Azure
8 111 (17.99%) SQL
9 104 (16.86%) Automotive
10 102 (16.53%) DevOps
11 98 (15.88%) Microsoft Office
12 93 (15.07%) Project Management
13 92 (14.91%) Windows
14 76 (12.32%) Manufacturing
15 75 (12.16%) Finance
15 75 (12.16%) User Experience
16 73 (11.83%) JavaScript
17 72 (11.67%) SQL Server
18 69 (11.18%) Computer Science
18 69 (11.18%) Software Engineering
19 66 (10.70%) Marketing
19 66 (10.70%) Public Sector
20 65 (10.53%) C#
21 59 (9.56%) .NET
22 57 (9.24%) HTML
23 54 (8.75%) Management Information System
23 54 (8.75%) jQuery
24 53 (8.59%) CSS
24 53 (8.59%) Python
25 51 (8.27%) Git (software)

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 27 (4.38%) IIS
2 24 (3.89%) MS Exchange
3 19 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (2.92%) Confluence
4 18 (2.92%) OpenEdge
5 8 (1.30%) Apache Solr
5 8 (1.30%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.30%) WordPress
6 7 (1.13%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.97%) CMS
8 4 (0.65%) Apache
8 4 (0.65%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.65%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.65%) SAS
9 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.32%) Headless CMS
10 1 (0.16%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.16%) TPMS
Applications
1 98 (15.88%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (5.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (4.21%) Simulink
4 17 (2.76%) CATIA
5 13 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.65%) SPSS
7 3 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.16%) Adobe XD
9 1 (0.16%) Maya
9 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 6 (0.97%) ENOVIA
1 6 (0.97%) Exstream
1 6 (0.97%) Teamcenter
2 5 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.65%) Shopify
4 3 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.49%) Magento
5 2 (0.32%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 114 (18.48%) Azure
2 45 (7.29%) Microsoft 365
3 28 (4.54%) PaaS
4 27 (4.38%) AWS
5 26 (4.21%) SaaS
6 18 (2.92%) Google Workspace
7 14 (2.27%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 14 (2.27%) Matillion
7 14 (2.27%) Serverless
7 14 (2.27%) Snowflake
8 11 (1.78%) Power Platform
9 10 (1.62%) IaaS
10 8 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
11 7 (1.13%) Azure Monitor
12 5 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.81%) Azure Functions
12 5 (0.81%) PowerApps
13 4 (0.65%) Cloudflare
14 3 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
14 3 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.35%) Internet
2 31 (5.02%) Firewall
3 28 (4.54%) DNS
4 21 (3.40%) TCP/IP
5 15 (2.43%) WAN
6 9 (1.46%) DHCP
6 9 (1.46%) Ethernet
6 9 (1.46%) LAN
6 9 (1.46%) SD-WAN
7 8 (1.30%) VPN
8 7 (1.13%) Cisco Firepower
8 7 (1.13%) FTP
8 7 (1.13%) SMTP
9 6 (0.97%) 5G
9 6 (0.97%) HTTP
9 6 (0.97%) Modbus
9 6 (0.97%) VLAN
10 5 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.65%) IPsec
11 4 (0.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (4.05%) MySQL
4 23 (3.73%) Relational Database
5 21 (3.40%) NoSQL
6 19 (3.08%) QlikView
7 18 (2.92%) Crystal Reports
8 17 (2.76%) Metadata
9 14 (2.27%) Data Lake
9 14 (2.27%) Star Schema
10 12 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (1.13%) MS Access
14 6 (0.97%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 4 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
16 4 (0.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (8.27%) Git (software)
2 45 (7.29%) JIRA
3 27 (4.38%) Rational DOORS
4 20 (3.24%) Visual Studio
5 19 (3.08%) Jenkins
6 18 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (2.43%) GitLab
8 14 (2.27%) Subversion
9 11 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (0.97%) Moq
12 3 (0.49%) Selenium
12 3 (0.49%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.32%) Ant
14 1 (0.16%) Bitbucket
14 1 (0.16%) QADirector
14 1 (0.16%) Robot Framework
14 1 (0.16%) TestComplete
14 1 (0.16%) VersionOne
14 1 (0.16%) WebDriver
General
1 310 (50.24%) Social Skills
2 167 (27.07%) Analytical Skills
3 104 (16.86%) Automotive
4 76 (12.32%) Manufacturing
5 75 (12.16%) Finance
6 66 (10.70%) Marketing
6 66 (10.70%) Public Sector
7 42 (6.81%) Presentation Skills
8 40 (6.48%) Legal
9 38 (6.16%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 35 (5.67%) Influencing Skills
11 32 (5.19%) Organisational Skills
12 23 (3.73%) Documentation Skills
12 23 (3.73%) Local Government
13 19 (3.08%) Banking
14 18 (2.92%) Retail
15 15 (2.43%) Law
16 12 (1.94%) Aerospace
17 11 (1.78%) Electronics
17 11 (1.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (17.18%) Developer
2 62 (10.05%) Analyst
3 39 (6.32%) .NET Developer
4 34 (5.51%) Systems Engineer
5 30 (4.86%) Consultant
6 29 (4.70%) IT Support
7 27 (4.38%) Junior
8 24 (3.89%) Designer
8 24 (3.89%) DevOps Engineer
8 24 (3.89%) Software Engineer
9 22 (3.57%) Software Developer
10 21 (3.40%) Support Engineer
11 20 (3.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 19 (3.08%) Sales Representative
13 18 (2.92%) IT Engineer
13 18 (2.92%) Technical Consultant
14 17 (2.76%) C# Developer
15 16 (2.59%) Sales Executive
16 15 (2.43%) Coordinator
16 15 (2.43%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (9.56%) .NET
2 57 (9.24%) HTML
3 54 (8.75%) jQuery
4 53 (8.59%) CSS
5 47 (7.62%) JSON
6 42 (6.81%) XML
7 39 (6.32%) Web Services
8 37 (6.00%) ASP.NET
9 32 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (4.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 27 (4.38%) Ajax
12 26 (4.21%) HTML5
13 21 (3.40%) AngularJS
13 21 (3.40%) RESTful
14 20 (3.24%) KnockoutJS
15 18 (2.92%) XSLT
16 17 (2.76%) Sass
17 14 (2.27%) WPF
18 13 (2.11%) .NET Core
19 12 (1.94%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 75 (12.16%) User Experience
2 54 (8.75%) Management Information System
3 26 (4.21%) Blockchain
3 26 (4.21%) Raspberry Pi
4 23 (3.73%) Driving Licence
5 22 (3.57%) Virtual Team
6 21 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (3.24%) Digital Media
8 17 (2.76%) Data Structures
9 16 (2.59%) e-Health
10 11 (1.78%) Cyberthreat
10 11 (1.78%) Private Cloud
11 8 (1.30%) NHS
12 7 (1.13%) Mainframe
12 7 (1.13%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (0.97%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.97%) Cloud Native
13 6 (0.97%) GNSS
13 6 (0.97%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 92 (14.91%) Windows
2 31 (5.02%) Linux
3 28 (4.54%) Windows 10
4 25 (4.05%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.30%) Unix
6 7 (1.13%) zOS
7 6 (0.97%) VxWorks
7 6 (0.97%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.65%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.49%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (0.32%) Android
10 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (32.09%) Problem-Solving
2 190 (30.79%) Agile
3 102 (16.53%) DevOps
4 93 (15.07%) Project Management
5 69 (11.18%) Computer Science
5 69 (11.18%) Software Engineering
6 49 (7.94%) Validation
7 48 (7.78%) Scrum
8 42 (6.81%) Project Delivery
9 40 (6.48%) SDLC
10 39 (6.32%) Full Stack Development
11 38 (6.16%) MVC
12 35 (5.67%) CI/CD
12 35 (5.67%) Time Management
12 35 (5.67%) UX Design
13 34 (5.51%) Configuration Management
13 34 (5.51%) Embedded Software Development
13 34 (5.51%) Test Automation
14 33 (5.35%) ERP
15 32 (5.19%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 111 (17.99%) SQL
2 73 (11.83%) JavaScript
3 65 (10.53%) C#
4 53 (8.59%) Python
5 40 (6.48%) Java
6 39 (6.32%) PowerShell
7 31 (5.02%) C
8 26 (4.21%) PHP
9 25 (4.05%) MATLAB
10 20 (3.24%) XAML
11 17 (2.76%) C++
12 13 (2.11%) Shell Script
13 12 (1.94%) Bash
13 12 (1.94%) TypeScript
14 11 (1.78%) Perl
15 10 (1.62%) Embedded C
16 9 (1.46%) VB
17 8 (1.30%) T-SQL
17 8 (1.30%) VBA
18 7 (1.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 175 (28.36%) Degree
2 41 (6.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (5.19%) SC Cleared
3 32 (5.19%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.92%) DBS Check
5 12 (1.94%) Master's Degree
6 10 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
8 5 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.81%) CISSP
8 5 (0.81%) MCSE
8 5 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.65%) CCNA
9 4 (0.65%) CCNP
9 4 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.65%) MCITP
9 4 (0.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 3 (0.49%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.49%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.19%) QA
2 30 (4.86%) SLA
3 26 (4.21%) AUTOSAR
4 16 (2.59%) GDPR
5 15 (2.43%) Data Quality
6 13 (2.11%) ISO 26262
7 9 (1.46%) PMO
8 6 (0.97%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.65%) Good Clinical Practice
9 4 (0.65%) NIST
10 3 (0.49%) Accessibility
11 2 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.32%) NCSC
12 1 (0.16%) COBIT
12 1 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.16%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 42 (6.81%) Active Directory
2 22 (3.57%) Docker
3 10 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.46%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.49%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.32%) vSphere
8 1 (0.16%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.16%) NFS
8 1 (0.16%) XenApp
8 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (2.43%) Ansible
1 15 (2.43%) Prometheus
2 11 (1.78%) Kubernetes
2 11 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.13%) Terraform
3 7 (1.13%) ZABBIX
4 6 (0.97%) Nessus
5 5 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (0.65%) Kibana
6 4 (0.65%) Rundeck
6 4 (0.65%) SCCM
6 4 (0.65%) Stealthwatch
7 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.16%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.16%) RSA Archer
9 1 (0.16%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 160 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.21%) Oracle
3 21 (3.40%) Apple
4 20 (3.24%) IBM
5 18 (2.92%) NEC
5 18 (2.92%) Northgate
5 18 (2.92%) VMware
6 15 (2.43%) Citrix
6 15 (2.43%) Cognos
7 14 (2.27%) Cisco
7 14 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (2.27%) SAP
8 13 (2.11%) Splunk
9 9 (1.46%) MicroStrategy
10 8 (1.30%) Adobe
11 7 (1.13%) AppDynamics
11 7 (1.13%) BT
11 7 (1.13%) New Relic
12 6 (0.97%) Workday
12 6 (0.97%) Xamarin