Period
to 14 July 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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > Midlands
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 59 42
Rank change year-on-year -22 -17 +21
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 203 537 794
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.50% 4.44% 5.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.99% 10.96% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 173 436 495
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,055 £22,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £66,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% +13.41%

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 2,259 4,900 5,474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.96% 40.55% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,779 3,482 4,066
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,138 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.02% +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 14 July 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 14 July 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 -4 137 £45,000 +5.88% 28
East Midlands -25 60 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 71 (34.98%) Microsoft
2 50 (24.63%) Problem-Solving
3 49 (24.14%) SQL
4 47 (23.15%) Windows
5 42 (20.69%) Azure
6 37 (18.23%) C#
7 34 (16.75%) ITIL
7 34 (16.75%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (16.26%) Project Management
9 31 (15.27%) .NET
10 29 (14.29%) Active Directory
10 29 (14.29%) DevOps
11 28 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
11 28 (13.79%) Finance
12 25 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (11.82%) Linux
14 23 (11.33%) SQL Server
14 23 (11.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 23 (11.33%) Degree
15 22 (10.84%) Mentoring
15 22 (10.84%) Decision-Making
16 20 (9.85%) DNS
16 20 (9.85%) MySQL
16 20 (9.85%) CSS
16 20 (9.85%) Change Management
17 19 (9.36%) VMware
17 19 (9.36%) Project Delivery
18 18 (8.87%) DHCP
18 18 (8.87%) Management Information System
18 18 (8.87%) Scrum

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 8 (3.94%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.45%) CMS
3 6 (2.96%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.46%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.97%) nginx
5 4 (1.97%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.48%) IIS
7 2 (0.99%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.99%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.48%) 3ds Max
3 3 (1.48%) AutoCAD
3 3 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.48%) Revit
3 3 (1.48%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Cognos TM1
1 4 (1.97%) Eikon
2 3 (1.48%) OpenCart
3 2 (0.99%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.49%) Magento
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 42 (20.69%) Azure
2 15 (7.39%) SaaS
3 14 (6.90%) Office 365
4 13 (6.40%) AWS
5 7 (3.45%) IaaS
5 7 (3.45%) PaaS
6 6 (2.96%) Power Platform
7 5 (2.46%) Amazon ECS
7 5 (2.46%) Amazon S3
7 5 (2.46%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (2.46%) Serverless
8 4 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.97%) Amazon EKS
8 4 (1.97%) GCP
9 3 (1.48%) Power Automate
9 3 (1.48%) PowerApps
10 2 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.85%) DNS
2 18 (8.87%) DHCP
3 15 (7.39%) LAN
3 15 (7.39%) SAN
3 15 (7.39%) TCP/IP
4 14 (6.90%) WAN
5 12 (5.91%) Fibre Channel
5 12 (5.91%) iSCSI
6 6 (2.96%) VoIP
7 5 (2.46%) Firewall
8 4 (1.97%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (1.48%) Internet
9 3 (1.48%) Wireless
9 3 (1.48%) WLAN
10 2 (0.99%) Intranet
10 2 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.99%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.49%) Cisco ISE
11 1 (0.49%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.85%) MySQL
3 14 (6.90%) NoSQL
4 10 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.96%) Big Data
6 6 (2.96%) Power BI
7 5 (2.46%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.97%) Amazon Aurora
8 4 (1.97%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (1.97%) BigQuery
8 4 (1.97%) Flink
8 4 (1.97%) HBase
8 4 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.97%) Snowflake Schema
9 3 (1.48%) Informix
9 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.99%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (5.91%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.46%) JIRA
3 4 (1.97%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.97%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.48%) JMeter
4 3 (1.48%) NUnit
4 3 (1.48%) Selenium
4 3 (1.48%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.48%) Subversion
4 3 (1.48%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.49%) Balsamiq
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (13.79%) Finance
2 13 (6.40%) Public Sector
3 7 (3.45%) Back Office
4 6 (2.96%) Games
5 5 (2.46%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.97%) Local Government
6 4 (1.97%) Retail
7 3 (1.48%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.99%) Social Housing
9 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.49%) Automotive
9 1 (0.49%) Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Electronics
9 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.49%) German Language
9 1 (0.49%) Marketing
9 1 (0.49%) Military
9 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (19.21%) Developer
2 35 (17.24%) Analyst
3 19 (9.36%) Project Manager
4 16 (7.88%) Consultant
5 15 (7.39%) IT Analyst
6 14 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 14 (6.90%) Team Leader
7 12 (5.91%) Architect
7 12 (5.91%) Support Analyst
8 11 (5.42%) .NET Developer
8 11 (5.42%) Presales Consultant
8 11 (5.42%) Web Developer
9 9 (4.43%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (4.43%) C# Developer
9 9 (4.43%) IT Support
9 9 (4.43%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (4.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 9 (4.43%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (3.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (3.94%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (15.27%) .NET
2 20 (9.85%) CSS
3 16 (7.88%) HTML
3 16 (7.88%) Web Services
4 14 (6.90%) JSON
5 13 (6.40%) .NET Core
6 12 (5.91%) ASP.NET
6 12 (5.91%) jQuery
7 8 (3.94%) .NET Framework
8 7 (3.45%) HTML5
8 7 (3.45%) Laravel
9 6 (2.96%) Ajax
9 6 (2.96%) CSS3
9 6 (2.96%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (2.46%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.46%) Entity Framework
10 5 (2.46%) SOAP
11 4 (1.97%) Apache Avro
11 4 (1.97%) Kafka
11 4 (1.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.87%) Management Information System
3 14 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.93%) NHS
5 7 (3.45%) Enterprise Cloud
6 4 (1.97%) Cloud Native
6 4 (1.97%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.97%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.97%) Replication
7 3 (1.48%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.48%) User Experience
8 1 (0.49%) CCTV
8 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.49%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.49%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.49%) Handset
8 1 (0.49%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (23.15%) Windows
2 24 (11.82%) Linux
3 12 (5.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (4.93%) Unix
5 6 (2.96%) Windows 10
6 5 (2.46%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.97%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.99%) HPUX
9 1 (0.49%) Android
9 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.49%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (24.63%) Problem-Solving
2 34 (16.75%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (16.75%) ITIL
3 33 (16.26%) Project Management
4 29 (14.29%) DevOps
5 28 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 22 (10.84%) Decision-Making
6 22 (10.84%) Mentoring
7 20 (9.85%) Change Management
8 19 (9.36%) Project Delivery
9 18 (8.87%) Scrum
10 17 (8.37%) Collaborative Working
11 15 (7.39%) Information Security
11 15 (7.39%) Service Delivery
12 14 (6.90%) Coaching
12 14 (6.90%) Microservices
12 14 (6.90%) Migration
12 14 (6.90%) TDD
13 13 (6.40%) Web Development
14 12 (5.91%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (24.14%) SQL
2 37 (18.23%) C#
3 15 (7.39%) JavaScript
4 12 (5.91%) PowerShell
5 9 (4.43%) C++
6 8 (3.94%) Bash Shell
6 8 (3.94%) PHP
7 6 (2.96%) Java
8 3 (1.48%) MAXScript
8 3 (1.48%) Python
8 3 (1.48%) R
8 3 (1.48%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.99%) C
9 2 (0.99%) PHP 7
9 2 (0.99%) VBScript
10 1 (0.49%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.49%) KiXtart
10 1 (0.49%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (11.33%) Degree
1 23 (11.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (6.40%) MCSA
3 12 (5.91%) Server+ Certification
4 9 (4.43%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (3.94%) MCSE
6 7 (3.45%) APMP
6 7 (3.45%) MAPM
7 4 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.99%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.99%) CISA
8 2 (0.99%) CISM
8 2 (0.99%) CISSP
8 2 (0.99%) CNE
8 2 (0.99%) CRISC
8 2 (0.99%) MCP
8 2 (0.99%) Novell Certification
8 2 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.43%) QA
2 8 (3.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.45%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.97%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.48%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.99%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.94%) Docker
3 5 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.97%) Varnish
5 3 (1.48%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.99%) vSphere
7 1 (0.49%) Firmware
7 1 (0.49%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 9 (4.43%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.94%) Ansible
2 8 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.94%) SCCM
2 8 (3.94%) Terraform
3 7 (3.45%) Puppet
3 7 (3.45%) Rancher
4 2 (0.99%) SCOM
4 2 (0.99%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.49%) Cisco CME
5 1 (0.49%) Dollar Universe
5 1 (0.49%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 71 (34.98%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.36%) VMware
3 12 (5.91%) Oracle
4 10 (4.93%) Citrix
5 6 (2.96%) Cisco
6 4 (1.97%) Cognos
6 4 (1.97%) Google
6 4 (1.97%) IBM
7 3 (1.48%) Adobe
7 3 (1.48%) Dell
7 3 (1.48%) McAfee
7 3 (1.48%) NetApp
8 2 (0.99%) Capita
8 2 (0.99%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.99%) Fujitsu
8 2 (0.99%) HP
8 2 (0.99%) Spotify
8 2 (0.99%) Veeam
9 1 (0.49%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.49%) Rockwell