Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > North West
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 112 114
Rank change year-on-year -14 +2 -33
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 302 360 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.57% 2.71% 2.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.44% 6.70% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 235 268 301
North West median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,125 £52,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +0.29%

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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,687 5,372 5,183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.88% 40.40% 41.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3,742 4,192 4,340
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,625 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in the North West

Self-Motivation
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Self-Motivation in the North West

Self-Motivation
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in the North West over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Self-Motivation in the North West

Self-Motivation
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Manchester -22 176 £39,250 +0.64% 57
Cheshire +16 76 £41,000 +32.26% 28
Lancashire -5 27 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Merseyside +27 20 £40,000 +33.33% 7
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 88 (29.14%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (25.17%) Microsoft
3 73 (24.17%) Finance
4 72 (23.84%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (21.19%) Windows
6 63 (20.86%) Problem-Solving
7 60 (19.87%) SQL
8 51 (16.89%) Active Directory
9 39 (12.91%) C#
10 37 (12.25%) .NET
10 37 (12.25%) Oracle
10 37 (12.25%) Cisco
11 35 (11.59%) SQL Server
12 33 (10.93%) SharePoint
12 33 (10.93%) Management Information System
12 33 (10.93%) Mentoring
13 30 (9.93%) HTML
14 29 (9.60%) Microsoft Excel
15 28 (9.27%) ITIL
15 28 (9.27%) Degree
15 28 (9.27%) Office 365
16 27 (8.94%) WAN
16 27 (8.94%) VMware
17 25 (8.28%) Scrum
17 25 (8.28%) TCP/IP
18 24 (7.95%) JavaScript
18 24 (7.95%) QA
18 24 (7.95%) Test Automation
18 24 (7.95%) Marketing
18 24 (7.95%) Windows Server

Self-Motivation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (10.93%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.97%) MS Exchange
3 8 (2.65%) IIS
4 7 (2.32%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.99%) Alfresco
6 3 (0.99%) ArcGIS
6 3 (0.99%) Confluence
6 3 (0.99%) GeoServer
6 3 (0.99%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.66%) Apache
7 2 (0.66%) CMS
7 2 (0.66%) JBoss
7 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.66%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.33%) CICS
8 1 (0.33%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.33%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.33%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (9.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (6.95%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (3.31%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.32%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.33%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (1.32%) SAP APO
2 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.66%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.66%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.66%) SAP FSCM
2 2 (0.66%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.66%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.33%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 28 (9.27%) Office 365
2 8 (2.65%) SaaS
3 7 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.66%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.99%) Zapier
6 2 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.66%) Trello
7 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.33%) GitHub
7 1 (0.33%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.33%) npm
7 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.94%) WAN
2 25 (8.28%) TCP/IP
3 18 (5.96%) Firewall
4 16 (5.30%) LAN
5 15 (4.97%) SAN
6 14 (4.64%) VoIP
7 11 (3.64%) DHCP
8 10 (3.31%) DNS
9 8 (2.65%) ZigBee
10 6 (1.99%) Internet
10 6 (1.99%) WebEx
10 6 (1.99%) Wireless
11 5 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (1.66%) Cisco IPT
11 5 (1.66%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (1.32%) SMTP
12 4 (1.32%) SNMP
12 4 (1.32%) Unified Communications
12 4 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.96%) MySQL
2 18 (5.96%) Relational Database
3 17 (5.63%) Crystal Reports
4 12 (3.97%) Oracle Database
4 12 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.32%) RDBMS
5 7 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (1.99%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.66%) DB2
7 5 (1.66%) MariaDB
7 5 (1.66%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.32%) Big Data
8 4 (1.32%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.32%) Power BI
9 3 (0.99%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 21 (6.95%) Git (software)
2 15 (4.97%) Oracle APEX
2 15 (4.97%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (4.30%) Jenkins
3 13 (4.30%) Selenium
4 11 (3.64%) JIRA
4 11 (3.64%) Subversion
5 9 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.32%) Cucumber
6 7 (2.32%) JMeter
6 7 (2.32%) Maven
7 6 (1.99%) Gradle
8 5 (1.66%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.32%) eCATT
9 4 (1.32%) GoCD
9 4 (1.32%) LSMW
9 4 (1.32%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (1.32%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.32%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.32%) webpack
General
1 73 (24.17%) Finance
2 24 (7.95%) Marketing
3 21 (6.95%) Retail
4 19 (6.29%) Manufacturing
5 14 (4.64%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.64%) Publishing
7 9 (2.98%) Banking
8 7 (2.32%) Billing
9 6 (1.99%) Games
10 5 (1.66%) Electronics
11 4 (1.32%) Front Office
12 3 (0.99%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.99%) Law
12 3 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.99%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.66%) Advertising
13 2 (0.66%) Automotive
13 2 (0.66%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.66%) Legal
13 2 (0.66%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 69 (22.85%) Analyst
2 63 (20.86%) Developer
3 27 (8.94%) Support Analyst
4 24 (7.95%) IT Support
5 18 (5.96%) 3rd Line Support
6 16 (5.30%) Junior
7 15 (4.97%) .NET Developer
7 15 (4.97%) C# Developer
8 14 (4.64%) Consultant
8 14 (4.64%) Senior Developer
8 14 (4.64%) Support Engineer
9 13 (4.30%) IT Engineer
10 11 (3.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 11 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (3.64%) Oracle Developer
11 10 (3.31%) Network Engineer
11 10 (3.31%) Test Analyst
12 9 (2.98%) Applications Support
12 9 (2.98%) Business Analyst
12 9 (2.98%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (12.25%) .NET
2 30 (9.93%) HTML
3 23 (7.62%) CSS
4 17 (5.63%) ASP.NET
5 16 (5.30%) .NET Framework
6 13 (4.30%) Web Services
7 12 (3.97%) AngularJS
8 11 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (3.64%) React
9 10 (3.31%) jQuery
9 10 (3.31%) XML
10 5 (1.66%) Ajax
10 5 (1.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (1.66%) HTML5
10 5 (1.66%) JSON
10 5 (1.66%) Laravel
10 5 (1.66%) REST
10 5 (1.66%) Symfony
11 4 (1.32%) CSS3
11 4 (1.32%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 88 (29.14%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (10.93%) Management Information System
3 15 (4.97%) Smart Meter
4 13 (4.30%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.30%) Smart Energy
4 13 (4.30%) User Experience
5 11 (3.64%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.32%) LIMS
7 6 (1.99%) Driving Licence
7 6 (1.99%) Fintech
7 6 (1.99%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.66%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.66%) Life Science
9 4 (1.32%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.32%) Robotics
10 3 (0.99%) iPhone
11 2 (0.66%) Cyberattack
11 2 (0.66%) Cybercrime
11 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.66%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 64 (21.19%) Windows
2 24 (7.95%) Windows Server
3 17 (5.63%) Linux
3 17 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (4.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (3.64%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.98%) Mac OS X
7 8 (2.65%) Android
7 8 (2.65%) Windows 10
8 6 (1.99%) pSOS
8 6 (1.99%) Unix
8 6 (1.99%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.99%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (23.84%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (20.86%) Problem-Solving
3 33 (10.93%) Mentoring
4 28 (9.27%) ITIL
5 25 (8.28%) Scrum
6 24 (7.95%) Test Automation
7 22 (7.28%) Time Management
8 21 (6.95%) Decision-Making
9 20 (6.62%) Information Security
9 20 (6.62%) Project Management
10 19 (6.29%) MVC
11 18 (5.96%) Asset Management
11 18 (5.96%) Business Analysis
11 18 (5.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (5.63%) CRM
13 15 (4.97%) Business Development
13 15 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (4.97%) Waterfall
14 14 (4.64%) Line Management
14 14 (4.64%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 60 (19.87%) SQL
2 39 (12.91%) C#
3 24 (7.95%) JavaScript
4 14 (4.64%) PHP
5 13 (4.30%) VBA
6 11 (3.64%) Java
6 11 (3.64%) VB
7 10 (3.31%) PL/SQL
7 10 (3.31%) Python
7 10 (3.31%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.65%) TypeScript
9 6 (1.99%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.66%) ABAP
11 3 (0.99%) C
11 3 (0.99%) C++
11 3 (0.99%) Perl
11 3 (0.99%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.66%) ES6
12 2 (0.66%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.33%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 28 (9.27%) Degree
2 15 (4.97%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.98%) CCNA
4 9 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.65%) MCSE
6 7 (2.32%) CCNP
6 7 (2.32%) ISEB
6 7 (2.32%) MCTS
6 7 (2.32%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (1.66%) A+ Certification
8 5 (1.66%) CISA
8 5 (1.66%) CISM
8 5 (1.66%) CISSP
9 4 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.32%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.32%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.99%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.99%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.95%) QA
2 20 (6.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (3.64%) PCI DSS
3 11 (3.64%) PMO
4 10 (3.31%) SLA
5 5 (1.66%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.32%) GDPR
6 4 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.99%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.33%) COBIT
8 1 (0.33%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.33%) PSD2
System Software
1 51 (16.89%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.97%) Terminal Services
4 14 (4.64%) Docker
5 13 (4.30%) Hyper-V
6 8 (2.65%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (1.99%) vSphere
8 4 (1.32%) KVM
9 3 (0.99%) QEMU
10 2 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.33%) Firmware
11 1 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.33%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 5 (1.66%) Kubernetes
1 5 (1.66%) SCCM
2 3 (0.99%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.33%) Ansible
3 1 (0.33%) Grafana
3 1 (0.33%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.33%) Kibana
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.33%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.33%) Puppet
3 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 76 (25.17%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.25%) Cisco
2 37 (12.25%) Oracle
3 27 (8.94%) VMware
4 15 (4.97%) SAP
5 12 (3.97%) Citrix
6 11 (3.64%) Apple
7 9 (2.98%) Ivanti
8 7 (2.32%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.99%) Google
9 6 (1.99%) Tableau
10 5 (1.66%) Cognos
10 5 (1.66%) Hyperion
10 5 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.32%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.32%) Juniper
12 3 (0.99%) Avaya
12 3 (0.99%) Facebook
12 3 (0.99%) Nortel
12 3 (0.99%) Palo Alto