Period
to 13 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 13 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > North of England
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 101 103 134
Rank change year-on-year +2 +31 -18
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 563 623 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 3.08% 2.92% 2.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.20% 8.08% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 415 482 421
North of England median annual salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.30% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,000 £19,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year -3.23% +4.49% +4.71%

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 North of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6,867 7,708 8,361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 37.57% 36.16% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4,989 6,010 6,553
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in the North of England

Self-Motivation
Salary Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in the North of England.

Salary trend for Self-Motivation in the North of England

Self-Motivation
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in the North of England over the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Self-Motivation in the North of England

Self-Motivation
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Self-Motivation within the North of England region over the 6 months to 13 October 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
North West +15 309 £37,500 -6.25% 100
Yorkshire -16 229 £40,000 - 77
North East +4 25 £37,500 +25.00% 21
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 13 October 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 North of England region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 187 (33.21%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (29.48%) Microsoft
3 116 (20.60%) Problem-Solving
4 106 (18.83%) Software Engineering
5 105 (18.65%) Windows
6 98 (17.41%) Degree
7 96 (17.05%) SQL Server
8 92 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
9 91 (16.16%) C#
10 81 (14.39%) Finance
10 81 (14.39%) SQL
11 80 (14.21%) Java
12 79 (14.03%) Azure
13 74 (13.14%) .NET
14 73 (12.97%) Active Directory
14 73 (12.97%) Mentoring
15 70 (12.43%) JavaScript
16 64 (11.37%) DevOps
17 60 (10.66%) HTML
18 59 (10.48%) ITIL
19 57 (10.12%) Git (software)
20 56 (9.95%) Office 365
20 56 (9.95%) Time Management
21 55 (9.77%) Computer Science
21 55 (9.77%) MVC
21 55 (9.77%) Microservices
22 54 (9.59%) Microsoft Office
23 51 (9.06%) Test Automation
23 51 (9.06%) SDLC
24 49 (8.70%) JIRA

Self-Motivation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 33 (5.86%) MS Exchange
2 15 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (2.66%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.13%) CMS
4 9 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (0.71%) Confluence
5 4 (0.71%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.53%) IIS
6 3 (0.53%) Mule ESB
6 3 (0.53%) WordPress
7 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.36%) SAS
7 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.36%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.18%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 54 (9.59%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (6.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (4.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (3.91%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.53%) CATIA
6 2 (0.36%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.18%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 9 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
1 9 (1.60%) SAP Hybris
2 7 (1.24%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.71%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.36%) Aligne
4 2 (0.36%) Maximo
4 2 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.18%) Shopify
5 1 (0.18%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 79 (14.03%) Azure
2 56 (9.95%) Office 365
3 32 (5.68%) AWS
4 16 (2.84%) Power Platform
5 15 (2.66%) IaaS
6 9 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.07%) GCP
7 6 (1.07%) Sumo Logic
8 5 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (0.89%) SaaS
9 4 (0.71%) GitHub
10 2 (0.36%) Engine Yard
10 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.36%) Heroku
10 2 (0.36%) PaaS
11 1 (0.18%) Amazon EKS
11 1 (0.18%) NuGet
11 1 (0.18%) Slack
11 1 (0.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 47 (8.35%) Firewall
2 36 (6.39%) LAN
2 36 (6.39%) WAN
3 32 (5.68%) Wireless
4 27 (4.80%) DNS
5 23 (4.09%) DHCP
6 19 (3.37%) TCP/IP
7 17 (3.02%) VLAN
7 17 (3.02%) VoIP
8 13 (2.31%) Cisco IPT
8 13 (2.31%) IP Telephony
8 13 (2.31%) WLAN
9 12 (2.13%) VPN
10 9 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (1.24%) Internet
12 6 (1.07%) HTTP
12 6 (1.07%) SAN
13 5 (0.89%) DMVPN
14 4 (0.71%) Network Security
15 3 (0.53%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (17.05%) SQL Server
2 46 (8.17%) MySQL
3 17 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (2.84%) Power BI
5 15 (2.66%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.60%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.07%) RavenDB
10 6 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.89%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.71%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.71%) QlikView
13 2 (0.36%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 57 (10.12%) Git (software)
2 49 (8.70%) JIRA
3 41 (7.28%) Jenkins
4 30 (5.33%) Visual Studio
5 29 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (3.73%) Gerrit
7 13 (2.31%) git-flow
8 9 (1.60%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.60%) SpecFlow
9 8 (1.42%) Hudson
9 8 (1.42%) RSpec
9 8 (1.42%) Visual Studio Team System
9 8 (1.42%) Xcode
10 6 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (0.89%) Mercurial
11 5 (0.89%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (0.89%) Vagrant
12 4 (0.71%) Bitbucket
12 4 (0.71%) Toad
12 4 (0.71%) webpack
General
1 81 (14.39%) Finance
2 42 (7.46%) Retail
3 35 (6.22%) Telecoms
4 31 (5.51%) Marketing
5 28 (4.97%) Public Sector
6 24 (4.26%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.78%) Aerospace
8 8 (1.42%) Automotive
8 8 (1.42%) Billing
8 8 (1.42%) Legal
8 8 (1.42%) Police
9 6 (1.07%) Electronics
10 5 (0.89%) Banking
10 5 (0.89%) Games
10 5 (0.89%) Publishing
11 3 (0.53%) Law
11 3 (0.53%) Military
12 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 131 (23.27%) Developer
2 82 (14.56%) Analyst
3 61 (10.83%) Software Engineer
4 36 (6.39%) Senior Developer
5 35 (6.22%) C# Developer
6 28 (4.97%) Java Engineer
7 27 (4.80%) 2nd Line Support
8 26 (4.62%) Junior
9 23 (4.09%) IT Manager
9 23 (4.09%) Java Software Engineer
9 23 (4.09%) Project Manager
10 21 (3.73%) Software Developer
11 20 (3.55%) Senior Software Engineer
11 20 (3.55%) Support Engineer
12 19 (3.37%) Consultant
13 18 (3.20%) .NET Developer
13 18 (3.20%) Architect
13 18 (3.20%) Delivery Manager
13 18 (3.20%) Senior C# Developer
14 17 (3.02%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (13.14%) .NET
2 60 (10.66%) HTML
3 48 (8.53%) jQuery
4 40 (7.10%) CSS
5 39 (6.93%) Web Services
6 38 (6.75%) ASP.NET
6 38 (6.75%) XML
7 28 (4.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (4.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 27 (4.80%) .NET Framework
9 26 (4.62%) AngularJS
9 26 (4.62%) Spring
10 22 (3.91%) REST
11 20 (3.55%) Ajax
11 20 (3.55%) Kafka
11 20 (3.55%) RabbitMQ
11 20 (3.55%) Spring Boot
11 20 (3.55%) WCF
12 19 (3.37%) OpenJDK
12 19 (3.37%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 92 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (6.39%) Virtual Team
3 23 (4.09%) Smartphone
4 18 (3.20%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.84%) User Experience
6 15 (2.66%) Mobile App
7 11 (1.95%) Driving Licence
7 11 (1.95%) e-Learning
7 11 (1.95%) PlayStation
7 11 (1.95%) Xbox
8 10 (1.78%) Clustering
8 10 (1.78%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (1.42%) CCTV
9 8 (1.42%) PMI
10 6 (1.07%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.07%) Fat Client
10 6 (1.07%) New Media
10 6 (1.07%) PKI
10 6 (1.07%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.07%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 105 (18.65%) Windows
2 48 (8.53%) Windows Server
3 46 (8.17%) Linux
4 38 (6.75%) Windows 10
5 33 (5.86%) Unix
6 26 (4.62%) Windows 7
7 22 (3.91%) Ubuntu
8 21 (3.73%) CentOS
9 20 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (3.37%) SUSE
11 14 (2.49%) Windows XP
12 13 (2.31%) HPUX
13 11 (1.95%) Android
13 11 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (1.78%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.36%) Debian
15 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.18%) AIX
16 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (33.21%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (20.60%) Problem-Solving
3 106 (18.83%) Software Engineering
4 73 (12.97%) Mentoring
5 64 (11.37%) DevOps
6 59 (10.48%) ITIL
7 56 (9.95%) Time Management
8 55 (9.77%) Computer Science
8 55 (9.77%) Microservices
8 55 (9.77%) MVC
9 51 (9.06%) SDLC
9 51 (9.06%) Test Automation
10 48 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (6.57%) Project Delivery
11 37 (6.57%) Scrum
12 36 (6.39%) Open Source
13 35 (6.22%) Service Management
14 34 (6.04%) CRM
15 33 (5.86%) Continuous Improvement
15 33 (5.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 91 (16.16%) C#
2 81 (14.39%) SQL
3 80 (14.21%) Java
4 70 (12.43%) JavaScript
5 33 (5.86%) C
6 25 (4.44%) PHP
6 25 (4.44%) Python
7 24 (4.26%) Kotlin
8 23 (4.09%) C++
9 14 (2.49%) Shell Script
10 13 (2.31%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.13%) Ruby
11 12 (2.13%) VB
12 11 (1.95%) T-SQL
13 10 (1.78%) VB.NET
14 9 (1.60%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.42%) Apple Swift
15 8 (1.42%) Objective-C
16 7 (1.24%) COBOL
16 7 (1.24%) Go
Qualifications
1 98 (17.41%) Degree
2 24 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (3.37%) Security Cleared
5 14 (2.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 13 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (2.13%) MCSA
7 12 (2.13%) SC Cleared
7 12 (2.13%) VCP6
8 11 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.42%) PMI Certification
11 7 (1.24%) CCNA
11 7 (1.24%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.71%) CCNP
13 2 (0.36%) ISEB
13 2 (0.36%) LPIC
13 2 (0.36%) MCP
13 2 (0.36%) MCSE
14 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (7.10%) QA
2 36 (6.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (4.09%) GDPR
4 22 (3.91%) SLA
5 14 (2.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (2.31%) COBIT
7 10 (1.78%) ISO 9001
8 6 (1.07%) ISO 26262
8 6 (1.07%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.71%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.36%) FINRA
11 2 (0.36%) IFRS
11 2 (0.36%) IFRS 9
11 2 (0.36%) MiFID
11 2 (0.36%) PMO
12 1 (0.18%) ISO 31000
12 1 (0.18%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 73 (12.97%) Active Directory
2 34 (6.04%) Docker
3 23 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (3.73%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (1.78%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.42%) XenApp
7 3 (0.53%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (0.36%) NFS
8 2 (0.36%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.18%) Firmware
9 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (4.62%) Kubernetes
2 12 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.78%) SCCM
4 8 (1.42%) Puppet
5 7 (1.24%) CASB
6 6 (1.07%) Ansible
6 6 (1.07%) Terraform
7 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (0.71%) SCOM
8 3 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.36%) Grafana
9 2 (0.36%) Juju
9 2 (0.36%) Kibana
10 1 (0.18%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.18%) Nagios
10 1 (0.18%) Nessus
10 1 (0.18%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 166 (29.48%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.10%) VMware
3 39 (6.93%) Cisco
3 39 (6.93%) Oracle
4 20 (3.55%) Citrix
5 19 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (2.66%) NetApp
7 12 (2.13%) BT
8 11 (1.95%) Google
8 11 (1.95%) SAP
9 10 (1.78%) Xamarin
10 9 (1.60%) ATG
10 9 (1.60%) Demandware
10 9 (1.60%) hybris
10 9 (1.60%) Sitecore
11 8 (1.42%) Apple
12 7 (1.24%) Asigra
12 7 (1.24%) Veeam
12 7 (1.24%) Veritas
13 6 (1.07%) AppDynamics