Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 98 102
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4 -32
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 430 402 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.45% 3.06% 2.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.08% 7.24% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 306 322 287
North West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,875 £51,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,500 £40,372 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.70% -5.01% +3.66%

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 4,738 5,550 4,809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.06% 42.29% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3,704 4,458 4,055
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +39 256 £40,000 +9.59% 57
Cheshire -6 108 £42,500 +70.00% 24
Lancashire +15 46 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Merseyside -30 13 £40,000 +11.11% 15
Cumbria - 1 - - 2
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 156 (36.28%) Problem-Solving
2 131 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (23.49%) Analytical Skills
4 97 (22.56%) Finance
5 82 (19.07%) HTML
6 78 (18.14%) JavaScript
7 76 (17.67%) Degree
8 73 (16.98%) SQL Server
9 66 (15.35%) CSS
9 66 (15.35%) SQL
10 62 (14.42%) Microsoft
11 56 (13.02%) Git (software)
12 55 (12.79%) .NET
13 54 (12.56%) Java
13 54 (12.56%) C#
13 54 (12.56%) Windows
14 48 (11.16%) Project Management
15 46 (10.70%) MVC
15 46 (10.70%) Retail
16 45 (10.47%) Linux
17 44 (10.23%) Active Directory
18 43 (10.00%) QA
19 42 (9.77%) Mobile App
20 41 (9.53%) AngularJS
20 41 (9.53%) Oracle
21 39 (9.07%) Scrum
21 39 (9.07%) Mentoring
22 38 (8.84%) Waterfall
23 37 (8.60%) SAP
24 36 (8.37%) Time Management

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 19 (4.42%) MS Exchange
1 19 (4.42%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.26%) Apache
3 8 (1.86%) IIS
3 8 (1.86%) nginx
4 7 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.16%) Alfresco
5 5 (1.16%) CMS
5 5 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.16%) JBoss
5 5 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.93%) LiveCycle
7 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.47%) CICS
8 2 (0.47%) Confluence
8 2 (0.47%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.47%) WordPress
9 1 (0.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (5.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (5.12%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (2.79%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.16%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.23%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.23%) InDesign
6 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (0.93%) SAP APO
2 3 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.70%) SAP QM
2 3 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.47%) Magento
3 2 (0.47%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.23%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.23%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.88%) Office 365
2 18 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.79%) npm
4 5 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (0.70%) SaaS
7 2 (0.47%) Firebase
8 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.23%) GitHub
8 1 (0.23%) Yammer
8 1 (0.23%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.12%) TCP/IP
2 17 (3.95%) DNS
3 15 (3.49%) Internet
3 15 (3.49%) SAN
4 13 (3.02%) WAN
5 12 (2.79%) DHCP
5 12 (2.79%) LAN
6 10 (2.33%) Firewall
7 9 (2.09%) Ethernet
7 9 (2.09%) SSL
8 8 (1.86%) HTTP
8 8 (1.86%) VoIP
9 7 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (1.40%) MPLS
10 6 (1.40%) VPN
10 6 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (1.16%) SMS
12 4 (0.93%) Cisco IPT
12 4 (0.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.14%) MySQL
3 16 (3.72%) Relational Database
4 15 (3.49%) Oracle Database
4 15 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (3.49%) RDBMS
5 10 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (1.86%) Power BI
6 8 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.16%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.16%) HBase
9 5 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.93%) Oracle Discoverer
10 4 (0.93%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 56 (13.02%) Git (software)
2 23 (5.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (4.65%) Mercurial
3 20 (4.65%) Selenium
4 19 (4.42%) JIRA
5 18 (4.19%) JUnit
6 15 (3.49%) Visual Studio
7 14 (3.26%) Jenkins
7 14 (3.26%) webpack
8 12 (2.79%) TestNG
9 9 (2.09%) Grunt
9 9 (2.09%) gulp
9 9 (2.09%) Subversion
10 8 (1.86%) eCATT
10 8 (1.86%) LSMW
10 8 (1.86%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (1.40%) CA Release Automation
11 6 (1.40%) Maven
12 5 (1.16%) Gradle
12 5 (1.16%) SpecFlow
General
1 97 (22.56%) Finance
2 46 (10.70%) Retail
3 31 (7.21%) Publishing
4 28 (6.51%) Manufacturing
5 19 (4.42%) Banking
6 18 (4.19%) Billing
7 16 (3.72%) Marketing
7 16 (3.72%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.63%) Advertising
8 7 (1.63%) German Language
9 6 (1.40%) Back Office
9 6 (1.40%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.40%) Law
9 6 (1.40%) Legal
9 6 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.16%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.93%) Automotive
12 2 (0.47%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.23%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 129 (30.00%) Developer
2 70 (16.28%) Analyst
3 35 (8.14%) Consultant
4 29 (6.74%) C# Developer
5 22 (5.12%) PHP Developer
6 21 (4.88%) Java Developer
6 21 (4.88%) Project Manager
7 20 (4.65%) .NET Developer
8 19 (4.42%) Business Analyst
9 18 (4.19%) Junior
10 17 (3.95%) JavaScript Engineer
11 16 (3.72%) Full Stack Developer
11 16 (3.72%) SQL Developer
12 15 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 14 (3.26%) Architect
13 14 (3.26%) C# .NET Developer
13 14 (3.26%) Senior Developer
14 12 (2.79%) Delivery Project Manager
14 12 (2.79%) JavaScript Developer
14 12 (2.79%) Software Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (19.07%) HTML
2 66 (15.35%) CSS
3 55 (12.79%) .NET
4 41 (9.53%) AngularJS
5 30 (6.98%) Web Services
6 26 (6.05%) REST
7 25 (5.81%) ASP.NET
7 25 (5.81%) JSON
7 25 (5.81%) React
8 22 (5.12%) Spring
9 21 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (4.65%) Laravel
10 20 (4.65%) Symfony
10 20 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (3.95%) .NET Framework
11 17 (3.95%) CakePHP
11 17 (3.95%) Java EE
12 16 (3.72%) jQuery
13 15 (3.49%) Ajax
13 15 (3.49%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 101 (23.49%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (9.77%) Mobile App
3 23 (5.35%) User Experience
4 22 (5.12%) Management Information System
5 19 (4.42%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.95%) Driving Licence
7 13 (3.02%) LIMS
8 11 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.86%) Fintech
9 8 (1.86%) Smart Energy
9 8 (1.86%) Smart Meter
10 7 (1.63%) FMCG
11 6 (1.40%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.40%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.40%) Internet of Things
12 5 (1.16%) Cyber Defence
12 5 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (1.16%) Life Science
13 4 (0.93%) Clustering
14 3 (0.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 54 (12.56%) Windows
2 45 (10.47%) Linux
3 29 (6.74%) Windows Server
4 22 (5.12%) Android
5 15 (3.49%) Mac OS X
6 13 (3.02%) Apple iOS
7 12 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (2.56%) Unix
8 11 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.40%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.70%) pSOS
11 3 (0.70%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.47%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (36.28%) Problem-Solving
2 131 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (11.16%) Project Management
4 46 (10.70%) MVC
5 39 (9.07%) Mentoring
5 39 (9.07%) Scrum
6 38 (8.84%) Waterfall
7 36 (8.37%) Time Management
8 35 (8.14%) Test Automation
9 34 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
10 30 (6.98%) ITIL
10 30 (6.98%) Software Engineering
11 24 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (5.35%) Coaching
12 23 (5.35%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (5.35%) Service Delivery
13 21 (4.88%) Business Analysis
13 21 (4.88%) DevOps
13 21 (4.88%) Microservices
13 21 (4.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 78 (18.14%) JavaScript
2 66 (15.35%) SQL
3 54 (12.56%) C#
3 54 (12.56%) Java
4 30 (6.98%) PHP
5 24 (5.58%) T-SQL
6 23 (5.35%) Python
7 15 (3.49%) TypeScript
8 10 (2.33%) ABAP
9 9 (2.09%) Bash Shell
10 7 (1.63%) C
11 6 (1.40%) C++
11 6 (1.40%) Perl
11 6 (1.40%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.16%) ES6
12 5 (1.16%) Java 8
13 3 (0.70%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.47%) JCL
14 2 (0.47%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.47%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 76 (17.67%) Degree
2 24 (5.58%) HND
3 23 (5.35%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (2.33%) MCSE
6 9 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (2.09%) ISEB
7 8 (1.86%) CCNA
7 8 (1.86%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.63%) CCNP
9 5 (1.16%) BC Cleared
9 5 (1.16%) MCSA
9 5 (1.16%) MCTS
10 4 (0.93%) CISA
10 4 (0.93%) CISM
10 4 (0.93%) CISSP
10 4 (0.93%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (10.00%) QA
2 24 (5.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (4.65%) SLA
4 15 (3.49%) PCI DSS
5 12 (2.79%) PMO
6 8 (1.86%) Data Quality
6 8 (1.86%) ISO 9001
7 5 (1.16%) GCP
7 5 (1.16%) GDPR
8 3 (0.70%) PSD2
9 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.23%) COBIT
10 1 (0.23%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 44 (10.23%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.49%) Terminal Services
2 15 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.79%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.63%) Docker
5 5 (1.16%) vSphere
6 4 (0.93%) KVM
6 4 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.70%) Firmware
7 3 (0.70%) QEMU
8 2 (0.47%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (0.47%) XenApp
9 1 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.09%) Puppet
2 9 (2.09%) Single Sign-On
3 8 (1.86%) Salt
4 3 (0.70%) SCCM
5 2 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.47%) Nessus
5 2 (0.47%) Nmap
6 1 (0.23%) Ansible
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.23%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.23%) SCOM
6 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 62 (14.42%) Microsoft
2 41 (9.53%) Oracle
3 37 (8.60%) SAP
4 21 (4.88%) VMware
5 20 (4.65%) Cisco
6 17 (3.95%) Citrix
7 13 (3.02%) Zend
8 10 (2.33%) Capita
8 10 (2.33%) Google
9 9 (2.09%) Adobe
10 8 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.40%) Apple
11 6 (1.40%) Ivanti
12 5 (1.16%) Cloudera
12 5 (1.16%) Splunk
12 5 (1.16%) Tableau
13 4 (0.93%) HP
13 4 (0.93%) Twitter
14 3 (0.70%) Facebook
14 3 (0.70%) Juniper