Period
to 4 August 2020

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 4 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
UK > Scotland
6 months to
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 106 147
Rank change year-on-year +18 +41 -48
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 39 127 84
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.77% 2.40% 1.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.86% 6.71% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 44 79 48
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £25,375 £32,500 £22,350
90th Percentile £70,800 £75,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% +9.66%

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 803 1,893 2,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 36.48% 35.71% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 541 1,235 1,392
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.16% +8.89%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,450 £30,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in Scotland

Self-Motivation
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Self-Motivation in Scotland.

Salary trend for Self-Motivation in Scotland

Self-Motivation
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Self-Motivation in Scotland over the 6 months to 4 August 2020.

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 4 August 2020. 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
Edinburgh +38 18 £52,000 +5.05% 5
Glasgow +8 15 £43,750 -2.78% 4
West Lothian +21 1 £55,000 -
Fife +15 1 £25,000 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £45,000 -
Dundee - 1 £50,000 -
Self-Motivation
UK

For the 6 months to 4 August 2020, 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 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Scrum
2 12 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (28.21%) HTML
3 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.21%) CSS
4 10 (25.64%) C#
4 10 (25.64%) MVC
4 10 (25.64%) REST
5 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (23.08%) HTML5
5 9 (23.08%) API Development
5 9 (23.08%) SQL
5 9 (23.08%) .NET
5 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 8 (20.51%) TDD
6 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
6 8 (20.51%) API Design
6 8 (20.51%) SOLID
6 8 (20.51%) .NET Core
6 8 (20.51%) Entity Framework
6 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (20.51%) Process Improvement
6 8 (20.51%) CSS3
6 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (17.95%) jQuery
7 7 (17.95%) Java
8 6 (15.38%) Time Management
9 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
9 5 (12.82%) DevOps

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 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.56%) CMS
1 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Azure
2 2 (5.13%) SaaS
3 1 (2.56%) AWS
3 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Network Security
2 2 (5.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.56%) NAS
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) VLAN
3 1 (2.56%) VoIP
3 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) Big Data
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) JMeter
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 5 (12.82%) Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) .NET Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Junior
4 4 (10.26%) Java Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Junior Java Software Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Junior Software Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Java Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Mainframe Specialist
5 3 (7.69%) Security Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) CSS
1 11 (28.21%) HTML
2 10 (25.64%) REST
3 9 (23.08%) .NET
3 9 (23.08%) HTML5
4 8 (20.51%) .NET Core
4 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
4 8 (20.51%) CSS3
4 8 (20.51%) Entity Framework
5 7 (17.95%) jQuery
6 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
6 4 (10.26%) Spring
6 4 (10.26%) Spring Boot
7 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.13%) JSON
7 2 (5.13%) SOAP
8 1 (2.56%) Middleware
8 1 (2.56%) Web Services
8 1 (2.56%) WSDL
8 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (12.82%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (5.13%) e-Health
5 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) Replication
5 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Solaris
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (30.77%) Scrum
3 10 (25.64%) MVC
4 9 (23.08%) API Development
5 8 (20.51%) API Design
5 8 (20.51%) Process Improvement
5 8 (20.51%) SOLID
5 8 (20.51%) TDD
6 6 (15.38%) Time Management
7 5 (12.82%) DevOps
7 5 (12.82%) Microservices
7 5 (12.82%) Migration
7 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.26%) CRM
8 4 (10.26%) Fintech
8 4 (10.26%) OOP
8 4 (10.26%) Open Source
8 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
2 10 (25.64%) C#
3 9 (23.08%) SQL
4 7 (17.95%) Java
5 4 (10.26%) Java 8
6 2 (5.13%) PHP
6 2 (5.13%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.56%) Clojure
7 1 (2.56%) ClojureScript
7 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) CCIE
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.13%) CISSP
2 2 (5.13%) HNC
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.56%) HND
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) ACF2
1 4 (10.26%) RACF
2 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.56%) Docker
4 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Ansible
1 3 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) IBM
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) VMware
3 1 (2.56%) Apple
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) Facebook
3 1 (2.56%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.56%) Zend