Period
to 20 March 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 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 54 55
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 559 717 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.62% 4.71% 4.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.07% 12.81% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 356 412 531
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -8.75%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,025 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,250 £55,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +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 5,049 5,597 5,992
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 41.72% 36.74% 37.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3,453 4,232 4,565
Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.13% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 20 March 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 20 March 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 -6 363 £42,500 +6.25% 109
East Midlands +18 195 £39,500 +12.86% 89
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 20 March 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.

1 192 (34.35%) Microsoft
2 171 (30.59%) SQL
3 169 (30.23%) Data Centre
4 155 (27.73%) ITIL
4 155 (27.73%) Degree
5 143 (25.58%) Windows
6 136 (24.33%) Agile Software Development
7 129 (23.08%) Active Directory
8 127 (22.72%) Microsoft Azure
9 119 (21.29%) VMware
10 117 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
11 113 (20.21%) HTML
12 107 (19.14%) JavaScript
13 102 (18.25%) Amazon AWS
14 99 (17.71%) Computer Science
15 98 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
16 90 (16.10%) C#
16 90 (16.10%) Project Management
17 88 (15.74%) .NET
17 88 (15.74%) Cisco
18 85 (15.21%) Data Protection
18 85 (15.21%) GDPR
19 82 (14.67%) Firewall
20 79 (14.13%) CSS
21 77 (13.77%) Web Services
21 77 (13.77%) Linux
21 77 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
22 74 (13.24%) Service Management
23 70 (12.52%) Service Delivery
24 69 (12.34%) Hyper-V

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 52 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 33 (5.90%) SharePoint Server
3 18 (3.22%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (1.61%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.25%) CMS
6 6 (1.07%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (0.72%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.72%) WordPress
8 3 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.36%) IIS
10 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.18%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.18%) nginx
10 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 45 (8.05%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (3.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (2.15%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.07%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.72%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.18%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.97%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.89%) Magento
3 4 (0.72%) SAP IBP
3 4 (0.72%) SAP SCM
4 3 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.54%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.36%) Lawson
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.36%) Primavera
5 2 (0.36%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.36%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.18%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.18%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 127 (22.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 102 (18.25%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (8.05%) Office 365
4 27 (4.83%) IaaS
5 26 (4.65%) PaaS
6 24 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
6 24 (4.29%) Amazon S3
6 24 (4.29%) Azure Active Directory
7 20 (3.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 20 (3.58%) AWS CloudFormation
7 20 (3.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 19 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (3.04%) SaaS
10 5 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.36%) Force.com
12 2 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.36%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudTrail
13 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 82 (14.67%) Firewall
2 47 (8.41%) Internet
3 45 (8.05%) DNS
4 42 (7.51%) DHCP
5 28 (5.01%) WAN
6 25 (4.47%) OSPF
7 20 (3.58%) LAN
7 20 (3.58%) VPN
8 18 (3.22%) BGP
9 17 (3.04%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (2.86%) Wireless
11 14 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (2.50%) FWSM
11 14 (2.50%) IPsec
12 9 (1.61%) VoIP
13 7 (1.25%) Network Security
13 7 (1.25%) TCP/IP
14 6 (1.07%) Intranet
14 6 (1.07%) MPLS
14 6 (1.07%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.02%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (3.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 21 (3.76%) Amazon RDS
4 20 (3.58%) Azure SQL Database
5 18 (3.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (2.15%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.97%) MySQL
8 9 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.07%) Apache Hive
10 6 (1.07%) Big Data
10 6 (1.07%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.07%) HBase
10 6 (1.07%) Impala
10 6 (1.07%) QlikView
10 6 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.89%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.72%) NonStop SQL
12 4 (0.72%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 30 (5.37%) Git (software)
2 16 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 10 (1.79%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.43%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.25%) gulp
7 6 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (1.07%) GitLab
7 6 (1.07%) Gradle
8 5 (0.89%) Bugzilla
8 5 (0.89%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (0.89%) Rational Quality Manager
8 5 (0.89%) Selenium
8 5 (0.89%) webpack
9 4 (0.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 4 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (0.54%) JIRA
10 3 (0.54%) JMeter
11 2 (0.36%) Grunt
11 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 61 (10.91%) Finance
2 39 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 32 (5.72%) Retail
4 18 (3.22%) Marketing
4 18 (3.22%) Publishing
5 11 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.25%) Games
7 6 (1.07%) Back Office
8 5 (0.89%) Electronics
8 5 (0.89%) General Ledger
9 4 (0.72%) Legal
9 4 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.54%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.36%) Automotive
11 2 (0.36%) Local Government
12 1 (0.18%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Front Office
12 1 (0.18%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 131 (23.43%) Developer
2 70 (12.52%) Architect
3 55 (9.84%) Analyst
4 43 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 37 (6.62%) .NET Developer
6 32 (5.72%) C# Developer
7 28 (5.01%) C# .NET Developer
7 28 (5.01%) Senior Developer
8 26 (4.65%) Java Developer
9 25 (4.47%) Network Engineer
10 23 (4.11%) Consultant
10 23 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 23 (4.11%) Lead Developer
11 22 (3.94%) Cloud Architect
11 22 (3.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 21 (3.76%) Cloud Solutions Architect
13 19 (3.40%) Lead Java Developer
14 17 (3.04%) Support Engineer
14 17 (3.04%) Web Developer
15 15 (2.68%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (20.21%) HTML
2 88 (15.74%) .NET
3 79 (14.13%) CSS
4 77 (13.77%) Web Services
5 67 (11.99%) HTML5
6 43 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 42 (7.51%) Node.js
8 36 (6.44%) OAuth
8 36 (6.44%) SAML
9 27 (4.83%) CSS3
9 27 (4.83%) J2EE
10 23 (4.11%) AngularJS
11 22 (3.94%) jQuery
12 19 (3.40%) XML
13 17 (3.04%) .NET Framework
14 14 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (2.33%) REST
15 13 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (2.15%) Laravel
16 12 (2.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 169 (30.23%) Data Centre
2 77 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (10.91%) Public Cloud
4 55 (9.84%) Virtual Team
5 45 (8.05%) Management Information System
6 31 (5.55%) User Experience
7 24 (4.29%) Private Cloud
8 22 (3.94%) CMDB
8 22 (3.94%) Hybrid Cloud
8 22 (3.94%) Internet of Things
9 14 (2.50%) PKI
10 13 (2.33%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.79%) Driving Licence
12 9 (1.61%) Mainframe
13 6 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.07%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (0.89%) Clustering
14 5 (0.89%) e-Learning
14 5 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
15 3 (0.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 143 (25.58%) Windows
2 77 (13.77%) Linux
3 35 (6.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (5.19%) Windows Server
5 21 (3.76%) Windows 10
6 20 (3.58%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.25%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.07%) Unix
9 5 (0.89%) Android
9 5 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.54%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.36%) AIX
11 2 (0.36%) Solaris
11 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (27.73%) ITIL
2 136 (24.33%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
4 99 (17.71%) Computer Science
5 90 (16.10%) Project Management
6 85 (15.21%) Data Protection
7 74 (13.24%) Service Management
8 70 (12.52%) Service Delivery
9 66 (11.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 66 (11.81%) Presales
10 61 (10.91%) Software Engineering
11 60 (10.73%) PRINCE2
12 57 (10.20%) Line Management
13 55 (9.84%) ITIL V3
14 50 (8.94%) Unit Testing
15 46 (8.23%) Technical Architecture
16 45 (8.05%) MVC
17 43 (7.69%) Test Automation
17 43 (7.69%) TOGAF
18 41 (7.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 171 (30.59%) SQL
2 107 (19.14%) JavaScript
3 90 (16.10%) C#
4 53 (9.48%) Java
5 37 (6.62%) PowerShell
6 26 (4.65%) VBScript
7 21 (3.76%) PHP
8 10 (1.79%) T-SQL
9 9 (1.61%) PL/SQL
9 9 (1.61%) VB.NET
10 8 (1.43%) Scala
11 7 (1.25%) C
12 5 (0.89%) ABAP
12 5 (0.89%) Python
13 4 (0.72%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.72%) TypeScript
13 4 (0.72%) VBA
14 3 (0.54%) R
14 3 (0.54%) VB
15 2 (0.36%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 155 (27.73%) Degree
2 53 (9.48%) ITIL Certification
3 46 (8.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 44 (7.87%) Master's Degree
5 38 (6.80%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (6.08%) CCNP
7 29 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (4.65%) MCSE
9 23 (4.11%) PMI Certification
10 22 (3.94%) PMP
11 19 (3.40%) ISEB
12 18 (3.22%) CISSP
13 17 (3.04%) CEH
13 17 (3.04%) CompTIA Security+
14 16 (2.86%) MCP
15 12 (2.15%) CCIE
15 12 (2.15%) HNC
15 12 (2.15%) HND
16 8 (1.43%) MCSA
17 7 (1.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (15.21%) GDPR
2 32 (5.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (5.37%) QA
4 24 (4.29%) SLA
5 17 (3.04%) GPG13
6 8 (1.43%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.89%) PMO
8 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.18%) ISO 26262
9 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 129 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 98 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (12.34%) Hyper-V
4 40 (7.16%) Docker
5 20 (3.58%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (1.07%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.72%) Varnish
7 4 (0.72%) vSphere
8 2 (0.36%) Firmware
8 2 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.36%) PowerHA
8 2 (0.36%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.36%) XenApp
9 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 51 (9.12%) SCCM
2 36 (6.44%) Kubernetes
3 34 (6.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 16 (2.86%) WSUS
5 10 (1.79%) SCVMM
6 9 (1.61%) Ansible
7 8 (1.43%) Netcool
7 8 (1.43%) Puppet
8 6 (1.07%) Oozie
9 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.54%) HP NNM
10 3 (0.54%) Netcool/Proviso
10 3 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.54%) TeMIP
11 2 (0.36%) Cisco Prime
11 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.36%) Terraform
11 2 (0.36%) XenMobile
12 1 (0.18%) QRadar
Vendors
1 192 (34.35%) Microsoft
2 119 (21.29%) VMware
3 88 (15.74%) Cisco
4 61 (10.91%) HP
5 56 (10.02%) CheckPoint
6 51 (9.12%) IBM
7 41 (7.33%) Dell
8 38 (6.80%) Citrix
9 37 (6.62%) Fortinet
9 37 (6.62%) McAfee
10 36 (6.44%) ForgeRock
11 35 (6.26%) Forcepoint
12 34 (6.08%) Symantec
13 32 (5.72%) Juniper
14 27 (4.83%) F5
15 25 (4.47%) SAP
16 22 (3.94%) EMC
17 21 (3.76%) NetApp
18 17 (3.04%) BMC
19 16 (2.86%) Remedy