Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > South East
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 80 89
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9 -20
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 1,108 1,029 1,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.74% 3.53% 3.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.41% 8.98% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 771 866 962
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11,770 11,460 15,320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.72% 39.36% 41.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9,589 9,406 12,686
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,750
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 South East

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in the South East over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 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
Thames Valley +11 384 £45,000 +12.50% 67
Hampshire +7 319 £45,000 +28.57% 41
Surrey +6 233 £45,000 +12.50% 25
Berkshire +42 230 £48,000 -4.00% 31
Buckinghamshire +7 97 £42,500 +13.33% 14
East Sussex -2 83 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Oxfordshire -47 57 £45,000 +28.57% 22
West Sussex -16 47 £50,000 +47.06% 13
Kent +12 32 £24,750 -29.29% 13
M4 Corridor +8 2 £68,750 -
Middlesex +12 1 £58,000 - 1
Home Counties - 1 £57,500 -
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 353 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (28.34%) Degree
3 288 (25.99%) Microsoft
4 260 (23.47%) Problem-Solving
5 242 (21.84%) SQL
6 196 (17.69%) Analytical Skills
7 194 (17.51%) C#
8 192 (17.33%) Windows
9 183 (16.52%) Finance
10 180 (16.25%) ITIL
11 171 (15.43%) JavaScript
12 162 (14.62%) .NET
13 139 (12.55%) Security Cleared
14 137 (12.36%) Scrum
15 135 (12.18%) Java
16 134 (12.09%) Project Management
17 131 (11.82%) SQL Server
18 121 (10.92%) HTML
18 121 (10.92%) Test Automation
19 117 (10.56%) Linux
20 116 (10.47%) Git (software)
20 116 (10.47%) Computer Science
21 103 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
22 99 (8.94%) Software Engineering
23 98 (8.84%) Business Analysis
24 97 (8.75%) OO
24 97 (8.75%) Active Directory
25 96 (8.66%) VMware
25 96 (8.66%) Retail
26 95 (8.57%) Service Management

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 24 (2.17%) Skype for Business
2 21 (1.90%) Confluence
3 20 (1.81%) MS Exchange
4 16 (1.44%) SharePoint
5 10 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (0.81%) IIS
6 9 (0.81%) WordPress
7 8 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (0.63%) OpenStack
9 6 (0.54%) Apache
9 6 (0.54%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.54%) CMS
9 6 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (0.54%) Marvel
9 6 (0.54%) nginx
10 5 (0.45%) SAS
10 5 (0.45%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.45%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 87 (7.85%) Microsoft Office
2 56 (5.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 30 (2.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.54%) InVision
7 5 (0.45%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.090%) GIMP
10 1 (0.090%) InDesign
10 1 (0.090%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 21 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.26%) Maximo
3 13 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (1.17%) NetSuite
4 12 (1.08%) SAP CO
4 12 (1.08%) SAP FI
4 12 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
5 11 (0.99%) SAP QM
6 10 (0.90%) Primavera
6 10 (0.90%) SAP EHS
6 10 (0.90%) SAP HR
6 10 (0.90%) SAP MM
6 10 (0.90%) SAP PM
6 10 (0.90%) SAP SD
7 7 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.36%) Distributed Ledger
8 4 (0.36%) R3 Corda
8 4 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
9 3 (0.27%) SAP APO
10 2 (0.18%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 103 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (5.14%) Office 365
3 52 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (3.25%) GitHub
5 28 (2.53%) SaaS
6 20 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (1.71%) PaaS
8 17 (1.53%) Dynamics 365
9 16 (1.44%) IaaS
10 9 (0.81%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.45%) Trello
12 4 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
12 4 (0.36%) npm
13 3 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.18%) BlazeMeter
14 2 (0.18%) BrowserStack
14 2 (0.18%) Sauce Labs
15 1 (0.090%) AdWords
15 1 (0.090%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 59 (5.32%) Firewall
2 33 (2.98%) Internet
3 30 (2.71%) DHCP
4 29 (2.62%) TCP/IP
5 28 (2.53%) NFC
5 28 (2.53%) VPN
6 25 (2.26%) DNS
7 21 (1.90%) Wireless
8 19 (1.71%) Skype
9 17 (1.53%) FTP
9 17 (1.53%) Network Security
9 17 (1.53%) SSL
10 16 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (1.26%) SAN
12 13 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
13 12 (1.08%) WAN
14 11 (0.99%) LAN
14 11 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (0.81%) Ethernet
15 9 (0.81%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 68 (6.14%) MySQL
3 49 (4.42%) Relational Database
4 29 (2.62%) MongoDB
5 28 (2.53%) Blockchain
6 22 (1.99%) NoSQL
7 18 (1.62%) Big Data
8 17 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (1.08%) Hadoop
9 12 (1.08%) Redis
9 12 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (0.90%) Data Mining
11 10 (0.90%) GIS
11 10 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (0.54%) MariaDB
14 6 (0.54%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 116 (10.47%) Git (software)
2 66 (5.96%) JIRA
3 44 (3.97%) Bitbucket
4 38 (3.43%) Selenium
5 37 (3.34%) Jenkins
6 33 (2.98%) Visual Studio
7 32 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (2.44%) git-flow
9 24 (2.17%) Cucumber
10 22 (1.99%) JUnit
11 20 (1.81%) Visual Studio Team System
12 16 (1.44%) JMeter
12 16 (1.44%) Subversion
12 16 (1.44%) TeamCity
13 14 (1.26%) NUnit
13 14 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
13 14 (1.26%) WebDriver
14 13 (1.17%) Eclipse
15 11 (0.99%) gulp
16 10 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 183 (16.52%) Finance
2 96 (8.66%) Retail
3 77 (6.95%) Marketing
4 56 (5.05%) Telecoms
5 51 (4.60%) Electronics
6 44 (3.97%) Manufacturing
7 28 (2.53%) Banking
8 27 (2.44%) Games
9 24 (2.17%) Publishing
10 22 (1.99%) Retail Banking
11 17 (1.53%) French Language
12 16 (1.44%) German Language
13 12 (1.08%) Legal
14 10 (0.90%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.72%) Back Office
16 6 (0.54%) Advertising
17 5 (0.45%) Billing
17 5 (0.45%) Local Government
17 5 (0.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 215 (19.40%) Developer
2 183 (16.52%) Analyst
3 136 (12.27%) Consultant
4 85 (7.67%) Architect
5 59 (5.32%) C# Developer
5 59 (5.32%) Software Engineer
6 58 (5.23%) Support Analyst
7 48 (4.33%) Business Analyst
7 48 (4.33%) Software Developer
8 42 (3.79%) .NET Developer
8 42 (3.79%) Technical Consultant
9 37 (3.34%) Senior Developer
10 36 (3.25%) Support Engineer
11 35 (3.16%) Java Developer
11 35 (3.16%) Team Leader
12 34 (3.07%) Senior Consultant
13 33 (2.98%) C# .NET Developer
14 29 (2.62%) Test Engineer
15 27 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support
15 27 (2.44%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (14.62%) .NET
2 121 (10.92%) HTML
3 90 (8.12%) CSS
4 73 (6.59%) Web Services
5 69 (6.23%) jQuery
6 55 (4.96%) AngularJS
7 53 (4.78%) ASP.NET
8 49 (4.42%) JSON
9 46 (4.15%) HTML5
10 41 (3.70%) REST
11 38 (3.43%) .NET Framework
12 36 (3.25%) SOAP
13 35 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
14 33 (2.98%) RESTful
15 29 (2.62%) Ajax
16 28 (2.53%) CSS3
17 25 (2.26%) WPF
18 23 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
18 23 (2.08%) Sass
18 23 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 196 (17.69%) Analytical Skills
2 116 (10.47%) Computer Science
3 91 (8.21%) Management Information System
4 50 (4.51%) Mobile App
5 46 (4.15%) Data Centre
5 46 (4.15%) User Experience
6 40 (3.61%) Fintech
7 36 (3.25%) Driving Licence
8 27 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
9 24 (2.17%) Smartcard
10 23 (2.08%) Contactless
10 23 (2.08%) EMV
10 23 (2.08%) Mobile Payment
11 22 (1.99%) Client/Server
12 18 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (1.62%) Public Cloud
13 16 (1.44%) EPoS
13 16 (1.44%) PKI
14 14 (1.26%) Algorithms
14 14 (1.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 192 (17.33%) Windows
2 117 (10.56%) Linux
3 85 (7.67%) Windows Server
4 59 (5.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (4.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (3.43%) Windows 10
7 34 (3.07%) Windows 7
8 26 (2.35%) Unix
9 25 (2.26%) Windows 8
10 15 (1.35%) AIX
11 11 (0.99%) Android
12 10 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (0.81%) Apple iOS
13 9 (0.81%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.63%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
15 6 (0.54%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (0.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (23.47%) Problem-Solving
3 180 (16.25%) ITIL
4 137 (12.36%) Scrum
5 134 (12.09%) Project Management
6 121 (10.92%) Test Automation
7 99 (8.94%) Software Engineering
8 98 (8.84%) Business Analysis
9 97 (8.75%) OO
10 95 (8.57%) Service Management
11 84 (7.58%) Service Delivery
12 83 (7.49%) Mentoring
13 81 (7.31%) MVC
14 76 (6.86%) Time Management
15 73 (6.59%) Information Security
16 71 (6.41%) PRINCE2
16 71 (6.41%) Systems Analysis
17 70 (6.32%) SDLC
17 70 (6.32%) Web Development
18 64 (5.78%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 242 (21.84%) SQL
2 194 (17.51%) C#
3 171 (15.43%) JavaScript
4 135 (12.18%) Java
5 70 (6.32%) Python
6 51 (4.60%) C++
7 42 (3.79%) PHP
8 36 (3.25%) C
9 35 (3.16%) PowerShell
10 23 (2.08%) T-SQL
11 22 (1.99%) Bash Shell
12 20 (1.81%) PHP 5
13 19 (1.71%) VB.NET
14 16 (1.44%) Perl
14 16 (1.44%) RPG
15 15 (1.35%) Ruby
16 13 (1.17%) Go
17 11 (0.99%) ES6
18 6 (0.54%) R
18 6 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 314 (28.34%) Degree
2 139 (12.55%) Security Cleared
3 62 (5.60%) SC Cleared
4 52 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 29 (2.62%) MCSE
7 26 (2.35%) MCSA
8 21 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (1.81%) CISSP
10 19 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (1.71%) CISM
11 18 (1.62%) Master's Degree
12 15 (1.35%) CCNP
13 14 (1.26%) APMP
13 14 (1.26%) CESG Certified Professional
13 14 (1.26%) CREST Certified
13 14 (1.26%) TOGAF Certification
14 13 (1.17%) ISEB
15 12 (1.08%) MCP
16 11 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (7.04%) QA
2 69 (6.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 48 (4.33%) SLA
4 44 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 28 (2.53%) Cyber Essentials
6 20 (1.81%) GDPR
7 14 (1.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 11 (0.99%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.99%) PMO
9 9 (0.81%) COBIT
10 8 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.54%) ISO 9000
11 6 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 5 (0.45%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.27%) Data Quality
13 3 (0.27%) GCP
13 3 (0.27%) HL7
14 2 (0.18%) ISO 14001
15 1 (0.090%) DICOM
15 1 (0.090%) JTAG
System Software
1 97 (8.75%) Active Directory
2 63 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (2.98%) vSphere
4 31 (2.80%) Docker
5 24 (2.17%) Hyper-V
6 16 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 15 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (0.72%) vCloud
8 8 (0.72%) VMware NSX
9 6 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.45%) Xen
10 5 (0.45%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.45%) XenServer
11 4 (0.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 4 (0.36%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.27%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 48 (4.33%) SCCM
2 23 (2.08%) Ansible
2 23 (2.08%) SCOM
3 18 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (1.26%) Terraform
5 13 (1.17%) Puppet
6 11 (0.99%) Kubernetes
7 8 (0.72%) Nessus
8 6 (0.54%) HP ALM
8 6 (0.54%) Nagios
9 4 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (0.36%) Packer
9 4 (0.36%) Salt
9 4 (0.36%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.36%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.36%) WSUS
10 3 (0.27%) EdgeSight
10 3 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.27%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 288 (25.99%) Microsoft
2 96 (8.66%) VMware
3 72 (6.50%) Oracle
4 51 (4.60%) Cisco
5 42 (3.79%) SAP
6 35 (3.16%) Citrix
7 27 (2.44%) Google
8 23 (2.08%) SolarWinds
9 22 (1.99%) Hyperion
10 21 (1.90%) HP
11 20 (1.81%) Ivanti
12 18 (1.62%) Apple
12 18 (1.62%) IBM
13 17 (1.53%) Atlassian
14 16 (1.44%) Dynatrace
15 12 (1.08%) Capita
16 11 (0.99%) Juniper
16 11 (0.99%) webMethods
17 10 (0.90%) Dell
17 10 (0.90%) EMC