Period
to 20 April 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 20 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > South East
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 106 95 71
Rank change year-on-year -11 -24 +11
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 369 631 1,103
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.93% 3.16% 4.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.73% 8.70% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 217 522 783
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £25,750
25th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +18.75% -5.88%
75th Percentile £55,000 £59,688 £55,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% -2.22%

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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,774 7,257 9,908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.88% 36.39% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3,340 5,838 7,674
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,000 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £35,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in the South East

Self-Motivation
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Self-Motivation in the South East.

Salary trend for Self-Motivation in the South East

Self-Motivation
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Self-Motivation in the South East over the 6 months to 20 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Self-Motivation in the South East

Self-Motivation
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Self-Motivation within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 April 2021. 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
Hampshire -15 108 £45,000 -6.66% 23
Surrey +13 100 £50,000 +17.65% 15
Thames Valley -35 91 £47,500 -5.00% 47
Berkshire -16 55 £50,000 - 20
West Sussex -1 29 £50,000 - 5
Buckinghamshire -16 26 £43,750 -2.78% 13
East Sussex +35 19 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Kent +16 16 £40,000 +33.33% 10
Oxfordshire +11 12 £50,000 -2.91% 14
Middlesex 0 4 £60,000 - 1
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 109 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (27.37%) Degree
3 85 (23.04%) Problem-Solving
4 83 (22.49%) Microsoft
5 81 (21.95%) JavaScript
6 67 (18.16%) SQL
6 67 (18.16%) Azure
7 66 (17.89%) Finance
8 60 (16.26%) HTML
8 60 (16.26%) CSS
9 55 (14.91%) Git (software)
10 54 (14.63%) Scrum
11 52 (14.09%) Java
11 52 (14.09%) Computer Science
12 50 (13.55%) Windows
13 49 (13.28%) C#
14 48 (13.01%) Project Management
15 47 (12.74%) Linux
15 47 (12.74%) AngularJS
16 44 (11.92%) Mentoring
16 44 (11.92%) SQL Server
17 41 (11.11%) Python
17 41 (11.11%) DevOps
18 40 (10.84%) AWS
19 39 (10.57%) Node.js
19 39 (10.57%) Microsoft Office
19 39 (10.57%) Marketing
20 37 (10.03%) Retail
20 37 (10.03%) OO
20 37 (10.03%) React

Self-Motivation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (5.15%) GemFire
2 17 (4.61%) Apache
3 13 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (2.71%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.44%) Apache Spark
5 9 (2.44%) IIS
5 9 (2.44%) MS Exchange
5 9 (2.44%) WordPress
6 8 (2.17%) CMS
7 6 (1.63%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (1.36%) Confluence
9 4 (1.08%) SAS
10 3 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.81%) Drupal
10 3 (0.81%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.81%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.81%) Kentico
10 3 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.81%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.81%) Umbraco
Applications
1 39 (10.57%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (3.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (2.44%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.81%) Adobe XD
6 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (3.79%) SAP S/4HANA
2 11 (2.98%) SAP SD
3 6 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.36%) SAP CO
4 5 (1.36%) SAP FI
4 5 (1.36%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.81%) Primavera
5 3 (0.81%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.81%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.81%) SAP PM
5 3 (0.81%) SAP PS
5 3 (0.81%) Sprinklr
6 2 (0.54%) C-CURE
6 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.54%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.54%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.27%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.27%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 67 (18.16%) Azure
2 40 (10.84%) AWS
3 33 (8.94%) GitHub
4 20 (5.42%) Microsoft 365
5 16 (4.34%) PaaS
6 15 (4.07%) SaaS
7 9 (2.44%) Slack
8 8 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (1.63%) Asana
9 6 (1.63%) Azure Event Grid
9 6 (1.63%) Azure Logic Apps
9 6 (1.63%) Azure Service Bus
9 6 (1.63%) GCP
9 6 (1.63%) IaaS
9 6 (1.63%) Power Platform
9 6 (1.63%) Yarn
10 5 (1.36%) Azure Data Factory
10 5 (1.36%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 4 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (1.08%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.50%) Firewall
2 20 (5.42%) WAN
3 18 (4.88%) Cisco IOS
3 18 (4.88%) LAN
4 14 (3.79%) NetScaler
5 13 (3.52%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (3.25%) VPN
7 9 (2.44%) DNS
7 9 (2.44%) Internet
8 6 (1.63%) 2G
8 6 (1.63%) 3G
8 6 (1.63%) 4G
8 6 (1.63%) 5G
8 6 (1.63%) Calico
8 6 (1.63%) DHCP
8 6 (1.63%) Intranet
9 5 (1.36%) DMZ
9 5 (1.36%) TCP/IP
10 4 (1.08%) MPLS
10 4 (1.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.92%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.42%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (5.15%) Relational Database
4 18 (4.88%) MySQL
5 14 (3.79%) NoSQL
6 13 (3.52%) Big Data
7 11 (2.98%) Oracle Database
8 10 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (2.44%) HBase
9 9 (2.44%) MariaDB
9 9 (2.44%) Redis
10 7 (1.90%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (1.90%) MS Access
10 7 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.63%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.36%) Power BI
13 4 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (1.08%) Oracle Exadata
13 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 55 (14.91%) Git (software)
2 37 (10.03%) Jenkins
3 21 (5.69%) Gradle
4 19 (5.15%) Cucumber
4 19 (5.15%) Protractor
4 19 (5.15%) Sonatype Nexus
5 17 (4.61%) JIRA
6 16 (4.34%) Eclipse
6 16 (4.34%) IntelliJ
6 16 (4.34%) Selenium
7 14 (3.79%) Bitbucket
8 13 (3.52%) Cypress.io
8 13 (3.52%) JUnit
8 13 (3.52%) Storybook
9 9 (2.44%) Mockito
9 9 (2.44%) Visual Studio
10 8 (2.17%) PHPUnit
11 7 (1.90%) Artifactory
11 7 (1.90%) SonarQube
12 6 (1.63%) SpecFlow
General
1 66 (17.89%) Finance
2 39 (10.57%) Marketing
3 37 (10.03%) Retail
4 35 (9.49%) Banking
5 26 (7.05%) Telecoms
6 23 (6.23%) Law
7 17 (4.61%) Electronics
8 13 (3.52%) Aerospace
9 12 (3.25%) Games
10 11 (2.98%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (2.44%) German Language
11 9 (2.44%) Manufacturing
11 9 (2.44%) Public Sector
12 8 (2.17%) French Language
12 8 (2.17%) Spanish Language
13 7 (1.90%) Korean Language
13 7 (1.90%) Military
14 6 (1.63%) Billing
14 6 (1.63%) Fire and Rescue
14 6 (1.63%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 82 (22.22%) Developer
2 48 (13.01%) Consultant
3 26 (7.05%) Software Developer
4 24 (6.50%) Software Engineer
5 22 (5.96%) IT Support
6 20 (5.42%) Analyst
7 16 (4.34%) C# Developer
7 16 (4.34%) IT Manager
8 14 (3.79%) Network Engineer
8 14 (3.79%) Senior Consultant
8 14 (3.79%) Team Leader
9 13 (3.52%) Lead Developer
10 11 (2.98%) IT Analyst
10 11 (2.98%) Sales Manager
10 11 (2.98%) Support Engineer
11 10 (2.71%) .NET Developer
11 10 (2.71%) Programmer
11 10 (2.71%) Technical Support
12 9 (2.44%) Account Manager
12 9 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (16.26%) CSS
1 60 (16.26%) HTML
2 47 (12.74%) AngularJS
3 39 (10.57%) Node.js
4 37 (10.03%) React
5 36 (9.76%) RESTful
6 35 (9.49%) .NET
7 27 (7.32%) Spring
7 27 (7.32%) XML
8 25 (6.78%) Kafka
9 24 (6.50%) Redux
10 21 (5.69%) REST
11 20 (5.42%) jQuery
12 19 (5.15%) ASP.NET
13 18 (4.88%) JSON
14 17 (4.61%) LAMP
14 17 (4.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (4.34%) RabbitMQ
16 15 (4.07%) WireMock
17 13 (3.52%) Tailwind CSS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.94%) Organisational Skills
2 32 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.96%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (4.61%) User Experience
6 15 (4.07%) Linux Command Line
7 11 (2.98%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.71%) Acoustics
8 10 (2.71%) Client/Server
9 9 (2.44%) Data Centre
9 9 (2.44%) NHS
10 7 (1.90%) LIMS
11 6 (1.63%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.63%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.63%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.63%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.63%) Xbox
12 5 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (1.36%) Life Science
13 4 (1.08%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 50 (13.55%) Windows
2 47 (12.74%) Linux
3 25 (6.78%) Android
3 25 (6.78%) Windows Server
4 18 (4.88%) Apple iOS
4 18 (4.88%) Unix
5 10 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (2.71%) Windows Server 2016
6 5 (1.36%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.81%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.81%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (0.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (23.04%) Problem-Solving
3 54 (14.63%) Scrum
4 52 (14.09%) Computer Science
5 48 (13.01%) Project Management
6 44 (11.92%) Mentoring
7 41 (11.11%) DevOps
8 37 (10.03%) OO
9 36 (9.76%) Software Engineering
10 35 (9.49%) ITIL
10 35 (9.49%) Process Improvement
11 34 (9.21%) Test Automation
12 31 (8.40%) TDD
13 30 (8.13%) Time Management
14 25 (6.78%) Analytics
14 25 (6.78%) CRM
15 24 (6.50%) Software Testing
16 23 (6.23%) Microservices
17 22 (5.96%) Open Source
17 22 (5.96%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 81 (21.95%) JavaScript
2 67 (18.16%) SQL
3 52 (14.09%) Java
4 49 (13.28%) C#
5 41 (11.11%) Python
6 20 (5.42%) C
7 16 (4.34%) PHP
8 13 (3.52%) Bash Shell
8 13 (3.52%) VB.NET
9 11 (2.98%) Ruby
9 11 (2.98%) TypeScript
10 10 (2.71%) C++
11 9 (2.44%) Go
11 9 (2.44%) Groovy
11 9 (2.44%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.44%) Shell Script
11 9 (2.44%) VBA
12 6 (1.63%) MATLAB
12 6 (1.63%) VB
13 5 (1.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 101 (27.37%) Degree
2 26 (7.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (5.96%) Security Cleared
4 15 (4.07%) OCP
4 15 (4.07%) Oracle Certification
5 13 (3.52%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (2.44%) CISSP
7 9 (2.44%) SC Cleared
8 8 (2.17%) CCNA
8 8 (2.17%) CISM
9 7 (1.90%) HNC
9 7 (1.90%) ISEB
9 7 (1.90%) Master's Degree
9 7 (1.90%) MCP
9 7 (1.90%) MCSE
9 7 (1.90%) Numerate Degree
10 6 (1.63%) CCNP
10 6 (1.63%) CESG Certified Professional
11 5 (1.36%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.32%) QA
2 15 (4.07%) SLA
3 5 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.08%) GMP
4 4 (1.08%) GxP
5 3 (0.81%) CDISC
5 3 (0.81%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (0.81%) NCSC
5 3 (0.81%) NIST
5 3 (0.81%) RMADS
6 2 (0.54%) Def Stans
6 2 (0.54%) HAZOP
7 1 (0.27%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 18 (4.88%) Docker
4 13 (3.52%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (2.44%) HDFS
5 9 (2.44%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.36%) vSphere
7 4 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.54%) pfSense
9 2 (0.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (7.32%) Kubernetes
2 24 (6.50%) Ansible
3 13 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.44%) Grafana
5 8 (2.17%) Terraform
6 6 (1.63%) Kibana
7 5 (1.36%) Sonobuoy
8 4 (1.08%) Data Guard
8 4 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (1.08%) Puppet
9 3 (0.81%) Jamf Pro
9 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.81%) SCCM
10 2 (0.54%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 83 (22.49%) Microsoft
2 32 (8.67%) Cisco
3 31 (8.40%) VMware
4 30 (8.13%) SAP
5 20 (5.42%) Oracle
6 13 (3.52%) Okta
6 13 (3.52%) Palo Alto
7 12 (3.25%) Aruba
7 12 (3.25%) Automation Anywhere
7 12 (3.25%) Fortinet
7 12 (3.25%) IronPort
8 11 (2.98%) Google
9 8 (2.17%) Blue Prism
9 8 (2.17%) Juniper
9 8 (2.17%) Nokia
9 8 (2.17%) Sage
9 8 (2.17%) UiPath
10 6 (1.63%) Meraki
10 6 (1.63%) PayPal
10 6 (1.63%) WooCommerce