Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > North West
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 126 117
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9 -41
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 330 353 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.76% 2.68% 2.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.23% 6.54% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 258 252 278
North West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -5.41%
10th Percentile £22,675 £20,550 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,917 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.68% +0.98% +2.41%

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 North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,566 5,399 4,907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.19% 41.04% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3,643 4,229 4,161
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,700 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,641 £65,000 £60,000
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +11 207 £40,000 +6.67% 44
Cheshire -16 74 £42,500 +54.55% 14
Lancashire +11 29 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Merseyside +17 17 £40,000 - 5
Cumbria - 1 - - 1
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 92 (27.88%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (25.45%) Problem-Solving
3 83 (25.15%) Finance
4 78 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
5 75 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 69 (20.91%) SQL
7 61 (18.48%) Windows
8 50 (15.15%) C#
9 49 (14.85%) .NET
9 49 (14.85%) Active Directory
10 45 (13.64%) HTML
10 45 (13.64%) SQL Server
10 45 (13.64%) Mentoring
11 39 (11.82%) CSS
11 39 (11.82%) Degree
12 37 (11.21%) QA
13 36 (10.91%) Time Management
14 35 (10.61%) JavaScript
15 34 (10.30%) Oracle
15 34 (10.30%) Git (software)
16 33 (10.00%) Management Information System
16 33 (10.00%) MVC
17 32 (9.70%) Retail
18 30 (9.09%) Test Automation
18 30 (9.09%) Project Management
18 30 (9.09%) Scrum
19 28 (8.48%) ITIL
19 28 (8.48%) SharePoint
19 28 (8.48%) Cisco
19 28 (8.48%) 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 28 (8.48%) SharePoint
2 20 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (1.82%) IIS
5 5 (1.52%) Alfresco
5 5 (1.52%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.21%) LiveCycle
6 4 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.91%) Confluence
8 2 (0.61%) Apache
8 2 (0.61%) CMS
9 1 (0.30%) CICS
9 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.30%) JBoss
9 1 (0.30%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.30%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (6.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (5.76%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.61%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.61%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.30%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (1.21%) SAP APO
2 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.61%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.61%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.61%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.61%) SAP FSCM
2 2 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.30%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.58%) Office 365
2 9 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.12%) SaaS
4 6 (1.82%) npm
5 5 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.91%) Zapier
7 2 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.61%) Trello
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.30%) GitHub
8 1 (0.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.76%) TCP/IP
2 17 (5.15%) WAN
3 15 (4.55%) SAN
4 14 (4.24%) LAN
5 11 (3.33%) DHCP
6 10 (3.03%) Firewall
7 9 (2.73%) DNS
8 6 (1.82%) VoIP
9 5 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (1.52%) Cisco IPT
9 5 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (1.52%) Ethernet
9 5 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (1.52%) Wireless
10 4 (1.21%) Unified Communications
10 4 (1.21%) VPN
11 3 (0.91%) WebEx
12 2 (0.61%) BGP
12 2 (0.61%) MPLS
12 2 (0.61%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.97%) MySQL
3 20 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 16 (4.85%) Crystal Reports
5 14 (4.24%) Oracle Database
6 11 (3.33%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.12%) Power BI
10 6 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.52%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (1.21%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.91%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 34 (10.30%) Git (software)
2 18 (5.45%) Selenium
2 18 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (4.24%) JIRA
4 12 (3.64%) Jenkins
4 12 (3.64%) Oracle APEX
4 12 (3.64%) Oracle Forms
5 10 (3.03%) Subversion
6 8 (2.42%) Maven
6 8 (2.42%) Visual Studio
6 8 (2.42%) webpack
7 7 (2.12%) Gradle
8 5 (1.52%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.52%) JMeter
8 5 (1.52%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.21%) CA Release Automation
9 4 (1.21%) eCATT
9 4 (1.21%) LSMW
9 4 (1.21%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (0.91%) SoapUI
General
1 83 (25.15%) Finance
2 32 (9.70%) Retail
3 19 (5.76%) Manufacturing
3 19 (5.76%) Marketing
4 18 (5.45%) Publishing
5 15 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.94%) Banking
7 5 (1.52%) Billing
7 5 (1.52%) Electronics
7 5 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.21%) Back Office
8 4 (1.21%) Front Office
8 4 (1.21%) Games
8 4 (1.21%) Legal
8 4 (1.21%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.91%) Advertising
9 3 (0.91%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.91%) Law
10 2 (0.61%) Automotive
10 2 (0.61%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 94 (28.48%) Developer
2 70 (21.21%) Analyst
3 22 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 19 (5.76%) .NET Developer
4 19 (5.76%) Support Analyst
5 18 (5.45%) Senior Developer
6 17 (5.15%) Junior
7 15 (4.55%) PHP Developer
8 14 (4.24%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (3.94%) Applications Support
9 13 (3.94%) Business Analyst
9 13 (3.94%) IT Support
10 12 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (3.64%) Consultant
10 12 (3.64%) Full Stack Developer
10 12 (3.64%) Support Engineer
11 11 (3.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 11 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 11 (3.33%) Network Engineer
11 11 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (14.85%) .NET
2 45 (13.64%) HTML
3 39 (11.82%) CSS
4 26 (7.88%) AngularJS
5 22 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 20 (6.06%) .NET Framework
7 19 (5.76%) React
8 17 (5.15%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (5.15%) JSON
8 17 (5.15%) Symfony
9 13 (3.94%) XML
10 12 (3.64%) CakePHP
10 12 (3.64%) jQuery
10 12 (3.64%) Laravel
10 12 (3.64%) Web Services
10 12 (3.64%) Yii
11 10 (3.03%) REST
12 9 (2.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (2.73%) Vue.js
13 8 (2.42%) Gson
Miscellaneous
1 78 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 23 (6.97%) User Experience
4 21 (6.36%) Mobile App
5 19 (5.76%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.73%) LIMS
7 8 (2.42%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.42%) Fintech
8 7 (2.12%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.82%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (1.52%) Life Science
10 5 (1.52%) Smart Energy
10 5 (1.52%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.91%) Cyber Defence
11 3 (0.91%) iPhone
12 2 (0.61%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.61%) Robotics
13 1 (0.30%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 61 (18.48%) Windows
2 28 (8.48%) Windows Server
3 22 (6.67%) Linux
4 17 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (4.55%) Android
5 15 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (3.94%) Mac OS X
7 11 (3.33%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.42%) Windows 10
9 6 (1.82%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.82%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.52%) pSOS
10 5 (1.52%) Unix
11 3 (0.91%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (27.88%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (25.45%) Problem-Solving
3 45 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 36 (10.91%) Time Management
5 33 (10.00%) MVC
6 30 (9.09%) Project Management
6 30 (9.09%) Scrum
6 30 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 28 (8.48%) ITIL
8 21 (6.36%) CRM
9 20 (6.06%) Asset Management
9 20 (6.06%) Business Analysis
9 20 (6.06%) User Stories
10 18 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 18 (5.45%) Decision-Making
11 17 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (5.15%) Coaching
11 17 (5.15%) Service Delivery
11 17 (5.15%) Web Development
12 16 (4.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (20.91%) SQL
2 50 (15.15%) C#
3 35 (10.61%) JavaScript
4 23 (6.97%) Java
5 21 (6.36%) PHP
6 17 (5.15%) T-SQL
7 11 (3.33%) TypeScript
8 10 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 10 (3.03%) VBA
9 9 (2.73%) Python
10 8 (2.42%) VB
11 7 (2.12%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.52%) ABAP
12 5 (1.52%) ES6
13 4 (1.21%) C
13 4 (1.21%) C++
13 4 (1.21%) Perl
14 3 (0.91%) Java 8
15 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.30%) JCL
Qualifications
1 39 (11.82%) Degree
2 21 (6.36%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (3.33%) CCNA
4 11 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (3.03%) MCSE
6 9 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (2.42%) CCNP
7 8 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.12%) MCTS
8 7 (2.12%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.82%) ISEB
9 6 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.52%) BC Cleared
10 5 (1.52%) CISA
10 5 (1.52%) CISM
10 5 (1.52%) CISSP
11 4 (1.21%) DBS Check
11 4 (1.21%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.91%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (11.21%) QA
2 23 (6.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (3.94%) PCI DSS
4 12 (3.64%) SLA
5 11 (3.33%) PMO
6 8 (2.42%) ISO 9001
7 7 (2.12%) Data Quality
8 5 (1.52%) GDPR
9 3 (0.91%) PSD2
10 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.30%) COBIT
11 1 (0.30%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.30%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 49 (14.85%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.55%) Terminal Services
2 15 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.73%) Docker
5 7 (2.12%) vSphere
6 6 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.21%) KVM
8 3 (0.91%) QEMU
9 1 (0.30%) Firmware
9 1 (0.30%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.30%) Time Sharing Option
9 1 (0.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (2.12%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (1.52%) SCCM
3 4 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.61%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.30%) Ansible
5 1 (0.30%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 75 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 34 (10.30%) Oracle
3 28 (8.48%) Cisco
4 26 (7.88%) VMware
5 23 (6.97%) SAP
6 11 (3.33%) Citrix
6 11 (3.33%) Zend
7 7 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.82%) Apple
8 6 (1.82%) Ivanti
9 5 (1.52%) Adobe
9 5 (1.52%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.52%) Google
9 5 (1.52%) Tableau
10 4 (1.21%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.21%) Juniper
11 3 (0.91%) Avaya
11 3 (0.91%) HP
11 3 (0.91%) Hyperion
11 3 (0.91%) Nortel