Period
to 18 November 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 18 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 156 97
Rank change year-on-year +61 -59 -28
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 125 76 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.69% 1.43% 2.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.58% 3.84% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 95 37 93
Scotland median annual salary £47,600 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.00% -23.81% +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,350 £26,850 £31,836
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £61,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,650 1,978 2,065
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 35.52% 37.23% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,030 1,252 1,284
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95% +1.15%
10th Percentile £28,700 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £67,500
UK median annual salary £52,725 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.43% +5.00% -

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in Scotland

Self-Motivation
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Self-Motivation in Scotland

Self-Motivation
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Self-Motivation in Scotland

Self-Motivation
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Self-Motivation within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Glasgow +59 72 £47,600 -3.84% 11
Edinburgh +18 40 £52,500 +40.00% 14
Aberdeen -6 6 £35,000 +7.69% 2
West Lothian +21 5 - -
Dundee -9 3 £28,500 -5.00% 2
Highlands - 2 - -
Stirling - 1 - - 1
Self-Motivation
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 59 (47.20%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (40.80%) Degree
3 37 (29.60%) Problem-Solving
4 35 (28.00%) Computer Science
5 33 (26.40%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (24.00%) Azure
7 26 (20.80%) Decision-Making
8 22 (17.60%) SQL
9 21 (16.80%) SDLC
10 19 (15.20%) XML
11 18 (14.40%) Test Automation
12 17 (13.60%) Oracle
12 17 (13.60%) ETL
12 17 (13.60%) Microsoft
12 17 (13.60%) Project Delivery
13 16 (12.80%) Management Information System
13 16 (12.80%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (12.80%) JSON
13 16 (12.80%) Software Engineering
14 15 (12.00%) AWS
14 15 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
14 15 (12.00%) C#
14 15 (12.00%) Web Services
14 15 (12.00%) Finance
14 15 (12.00%) ETL Development
14 15 (12.00%) Kubernetes
14 15 (12.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 15 (12.00%) Docker
15 14 (11.20%) Project Management
15 14 (11.20%) SOAP

Self-Motivation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (4.80%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (4.80%) Tomcat
1 6 (4.80%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.40%) Apache
2 3 (2.40%) CMS
2 3 (2.40%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Chatbot
1 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.80%) InVision
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.80%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 30 (24.00%) Azure
2 15 (12.00%) AWS
2 15 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (9.60%) SaaS
4 6 (4.80%) IaaS
4 6 (4.80%) Office 365
4 6 (4.80%) OpenShift
4 6 (4.80%) PaaS
5 4 (3.20%) Power Platform
6 2 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.80%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.00%) DNS
2 8 (6.40%) Firewall
3 5 (4.00%) Internet
3 5 (4.00%) LAN
3 5 (4.00%) VoIP
4 4 (3.20%) DHCP
4 4 (3.20%) VPN
4 4 (3.20%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.40%) ADSL
5 3 (2.40%) HTTP
5 3 (2.40%) SSL
5 3 (2.40%) VLAN
5 3 (2.40%) WAN
6 2 (1.60%) Network Security
7 1 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.80%) FWSM
7 1 (0.80%) IPsec
7 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.80%) TETRA
7 1 (0.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.80%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (12.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 13 (10.40%) Oracle Database
4 12 (9.60%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.80%) Big Data
5 6 (4.80%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.20%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (3.20%) OLTP
6 4 (3.20%) Power BI
6 4 (3.20%) Snowflake Schema
7 3 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.40%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.60%) Essbase
8 2 (1.60%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.60%) MySQL
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.20%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.80%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.80%) FishEye
3 1 (0.80%) JIRA
3 1 (0.80%) Selenium
3 1 (0.80%) Subversion
General
1 15 (12.00%) Finance
2 9 (7.20%) Retail
3 5 (4.00%) Games
4 4 (3.20%) Marketing
5 2 (1.60%) Electronics
5 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.60%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.80%) Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (32.80%) Developer
2 11 (8.80%) ETL Developer
2 11 (8.80%) Lead Developer
3 9 (7.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (6.40%) Analyst
5 7 (5.60%) Architect
5 7 (5.60%) Mobile Developer
5 7 (5.60%) Software Developer
6 6 (4.80%) Cloud Architect
6 6 (4.80%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.00%) Agile Coach
7 5 (4.00%) Applications Support
7 5 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (4.00%) Business Consultant
7 5 (4.00%) Consultant
7 5 (4.00%) Lead DevOps
7 5 (4.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) Programmer
7 5 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.20%) XML
2 16 (12.80%) JSON
3 15 (12.00%) Web Services
4 14 (11.20%) SOAP
5 13 (10.40%) .NET
6 12 (9.60%) HTML
7 11 (8.80%) Apache Flex
7 11 (8.80%) RESTful
8 10 (8.00%) ASP.NET
9 9 (7.20%) CSS
10 8 (6.40%) .NET Framework
10 8 (6.40%) REST
10 8 (6.40%) YAML
11 7 (5.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (4.80%) HTML5
12 6 (4.80%) Kafka
12 6 (4.80%) Middleware
13 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (4.00%) Laravel
13 5 (4.00%) ReactiveX
Miscellaneous
1 33 (26.40%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.80%) Management Information System
3 12 (9.60%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.80%) Cloud Native
4 6 (4.80%) Public Cloud
5 5 (4.00%) CMDB
5 5 (4.00%) SIMD
5 5 (4.00%) User Experience
6 3 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.40%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.60%) Replication
8 1 (0.80%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.80%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.80%) PDA
8 1 (0.80%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.80%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.20%) Windows
2 8 (6.40%) Android
2 8 (6.40%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.80%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.20%) Linux
4 4 (3.20%) Windows 10
4 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.40%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.60%) Unix
7 1 (0.80%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (47.20%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (29.60%) Problem-Solving
3 35 (28.00%) Computer Science
4 26 (20.80%) Decision-Making
5 21 (16.80%) SDLC
6 18 (14.40%) Test Automation
7 17 (13.60%) ETL
7 17 (13.60%) Project Delivery
8 16 (12.80%) Software Engineering
9 15 (12.00%) ETL Development
10 14 (11.20%) Mathematics
10 14 (11.20%) Project Management
11 13 (10.40%) Data Management
12 12 (9.60%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (8.80%) Data Integration
13 11 (8.80%) Data Modelling
13 11 (8.80%) ITIL
13 11 (8.80%) Kimball Methodology
14 10 (8.00%) DevOps
15 9 (7.20%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.60%) SQL
2 15 (12.00%) C#
3 12 (9.60%) JavaScript
3 12 (9.60%) Kotlin
3 12 (9.60%) Python
4 11 (8.80%) Bash Shell
4 11 (8.80%) Java
4 11 (8.80%) PL/SQL
5 10 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 8 (6.40%) C++
6 8 (6.40%) Groovy
7 7 (5.60%) Apple Swift
7 7 (5.60%) Objective-C
8 6 (4.80%) C
9 5 (4.00%) PHP
10 4 (3.20%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.40%) XPath
12 2 (1.60%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.80%) Java 8
13 1 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 51 (40.80%) Degree
2 11 (8.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 5 (4.00%) PMP
4 3 (2.40%) HND
5 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.80%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.80%) CCNA
6 1 (0.80%) CCNP
6 1 (0.80%) CISA
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.80%) CISSP
6 1 (0.80%) ISEB
6 1 (0.80%) MCDST
6 1 (0.80%) MCP
6 1 (0.80%) MCTS
6 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.00%) PMO
2 4 (3.20%) SLA
3 2 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.60%) QA
4 1 (0.80%) GDPR
4 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (12.00%) Docker
2 6 (4.80%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.80%) HDFS
3 1 (0.80%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (12.00%) Kubernetes
2 11 (8.80%) BMC PATROL
3 9 (7.20%) Ansible
3 9 (7.20%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (6.40%) Terraform
5 1 (0.80%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.80%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.80%) Nagios
5 1 (0.80%) Puppet
5 1 (0.80%) QRadar
5 1 (0.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (13.60%) Microsoft
1 17 (13.60%) Oracle
2 6 (4.80%) Google
3 5 (4.00%) Zend
4 2 (1.60%) Hyperion
4 2 (1.60%) Twitter
5 1 (0.80%) Adobe
5 1 (0.80%) Apple
5 1 (0.80%) Cisco
5 1 (0.80%) Dynatrace
5 1 (0.80%) Epicor
5 1 (0.80%) F5
5 1 (0.80%) Fortinet
5 1 (0.80%) Nimsoft
5 1 (0.80%) Palo Alto
5 1 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.80%) Splunk
5 1 (0.80%) Sun
5 1 (0.80%) Virgin Media