Period
to 7 August 2020

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

Self-Motivation
England > South East
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 76 79
Rank change year-on-year -31 +3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 297 1,089 1,125
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.67% 4.15% 3.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.43% 11.43% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 247 755 800
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,950 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £75,000 £70,125
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +13.10%

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 3,995 9,524 10,705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.91% 36.31% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3,150 7,193 8,576
Median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +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 7 August 2020.

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 7 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
Thames Valley -6 103 £50,750 +12.78% 24
Hampshire -31 96 £38,500 -13.48% 18
Surrey -23 47 £27,500 -35.29% 2
Berkshire -7 45 £45,000 - 13
West Sussex -2 37 £48,000 -18.30% 5
Buckinghamshire +29 36 £55,000 +15.79% 6
Oxfordshire +16 22 £51,500 +5.64% 5
East Sussex -16 7 £40,000 -
Kent +29 5 £27,000 -32.50% 6
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 7 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 South East region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 88 (29.63%) Windows
2 82 (27.61%) Degree
3 67 (22.56%) JavaScript
4 63 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (18.52%) SQL
6 54 (18.18%) HTML
7 51 (17.17%) Problem-Solving
8 46 (15.49%) Microsoft
9 45 (15.15%) Linux
10 40 (13.47%) Git (software)
11 38 (12.79%) C#
11 38 (12.79%) .NET
11 38 (12.79%) SQL Server
12 35 (11.78%) Java
12 35 (11.78%) Active Directory
12 35 (11.78%) Computer Science
12 35 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
13 34 (11.45%) Azure
13 34 (11.45%) AWS
14 33 (11.11%) Python
15 32 (10.77%) MySQL
15 32 (10.77%) CSS
16 31 (10.44%) MVC
16 31 (10.44%) Finance
16 31 (10.44%) VMware
16 31 (10.44%) Test Automation
17 30 (10.10%) C
17 30 (10.10%) Windows Server
18 29 (9.76%) DevOps
18 29 (9.76%) Security Cleared

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 (6.40%) CMS
1 19 (6.40%) WebSphere
2 14 (4.71%) Apache
3 9 (3.03%) EPiServer
3 9 (3.03%) Headless CMS
3 9 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (3.03%) Umbraco
4 6 (2.02%) Confluence
4 6 (2.02%) Drupal
4 6 (2.02%) Kentico
4 6 (2.02%) MQSeries
4 6 (2.02%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.02%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.02%) WordPress
5 4 (1.35%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.01%) IIS
7 2 (0.67%) JBoss
7 2 (0.67%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (5.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (3.37%) Maximo
2 6 (2.02%) Eloqua
3 3 (1.01%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.34%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.45%) AWS
1 34 (11.45%) Azure
2 28 (9.43%) Office 365
3 15 (5.05%) SaaS
4 13 (4.38%) AWS Lambda
4 13 (4.38%) Serverless
5 10 (3.37%) IaaS
6 7 (2.36%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (2.02%) GitHub
7 6 (2.02%) Power Platform
8 4 (1.35%) GCP
9 3 (1.01%) PaaS
9 3 (1.01%) Slack
9 3 (1.01%) vREST
10 2 (0.67%) Apple Pay
10 2 (0.67%) Google Pay
10 2 (0.67%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.34%) BPaaS
11 1 (0.34%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.74%) Firewall
2 17 (5.72%) Internet
3 13 (4.38%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.37%) VoIP
4 10 (3.37%) Wireless
5 9 (3.03%) DNS
6 8 (2.69%) LAN
6 8 (2.69%) WAN
7 7 (2.36%) DHCP
7 7 (2.36%) SSL
8 6 (2.02%) HTTP
9 5 (1.68%) Skype
9 5 (1.68%) Unified Communications
9 5 (1.68%) VPN
10 4 (1.35%) Broadband
11 3 (1.01%) HTTPS
11 3 (1.01%) MQTT
11 3 (1.01%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (1.01%) VLAN
12 2 (0.67%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.77%) MySQL
3 12 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (2.69%) MongoDB
4 8 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.36%) Redis
5 7 (2.36%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.02%) Power BI
7 5 (1.68%) Big Data
8 4 (1.35%) DB2
8 4 (1.35%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.34%) MS Access
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.34%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 40 (13.47%) Git (software)
2 14 (4.71%) Jenkins
3 13 (4.38%) Selenium
4 11 (3.70%) JIRA
5 6 (2.02%) Subversion
6 4 (1.35%) Postman
7 3 (1.01%) JMeter
8 2 (0.67%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.67%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.67%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.67%) Maven
8 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.34%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.34%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.34%) Cypress.io
9 1 (0.34%) GoCD
9 1 (0.34%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (10.44%) Finance
2 22 (7.41%) Retail
3 20 (6.73%) Telecoms
4 15 (5.05%) Marketing
5 14 (4.71%) French Language
6 10 (3.37%) Electronics
7 8 (2.69%) Automotive
7 8 (2.69%) Legal
8 7 (2.36%) Manufacturing
8 7 (2.36%) Military
9 5 (1.68%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.68%) Law
9 5 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.68%) Public Sector
10 4 (1.35%) German Language
11 3 (1.01%) Back Office
11 3 (1.01%) Games
11 3 (1.01%) Mandarin Language
11 3 (1.01%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.67%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 57 (19.19%) Developer
2 43 (14.48%) Analyst
3 23 (7.74%) IT Analyst
4 15 (5.05%) .NET Developer
5 14 (4.71%) Consultant
5 14 (4.71%) SQL Developer
6 13 (4.38%) Architect
6 13 (4.38%) Operations Analyst
6 13 (4.38%) Support Analyst
7 12 (4.04%) Support Engineer
7 12 (4.04%) Test Engineer
8 11 (3.70%) Graduate
8 11 (3.70%) IT Support
8 11 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (3.37%) C# Developer
9 10 (3.37%) IT Operations Analyst
10 9 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (3.03%) Junior
10 9 (3.03%) Software Developer
10 9 (3.03%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (18.18%) HTML
2 38 (12.79%) .NET
3 32 (10.77%) CSS
4 19 (6.40%) REST
4 19 (6.40%) Symfony
5 18 (6.06%) LAMP
6 17 (5.72%) HTML5
7 14 (4.71%) .NET Core
7 14 (4.71%) ASP.NET
7 14 (4.71%) Web Services
8 13 (4.38%) Laravel
8 13 (4.38%) XML
9 12 (4.04%) Vue.js
10 11 (3.70%) AngularJS
11 9 (3.03%) .NET Framework
11 9 (3.03%) jQuery
12 7 (2.36%) JSON
12 7 (2.36%) Middleware
12 7 (2.36%) Node.js
12 7 (2.36%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.42%) Data Centre
3 15 (5.05%) User Experience
4 11 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 11 (3.70%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.36%) Mainframe
6 6 (2.02%) AS400
6 6 (2.02%) Tandem
7 5 (1.68%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (1.68%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.68%) GPGPU
7 5 (1.68%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.35%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.35%) EMV
9 3 (1.01%) Contactless
9 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.01%) PKI
9 3 (1.01%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.01%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 88 (29.63%) Windows
2 45 (15.15%) Linux
3 30 (10.10%) Windows Server
4 19 (6.40%) AIX
5 13 (4.38%) Windows 2000
6 11 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (3.37%) Android
8 9 (3.03%) Windows Server 2016
9 8 (2.69%) Unix
9 8 (2.69%) Windows 7
10 7 (2.36%) CentOS
10 7 (2.36%) Solaris
11 6 (2.02%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.02%) Windows 10
12 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.01%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (17.17%) Problem-Solving
3 35 (11.78%) Computer Science
4 31 (10.44%) MVC
4 31 (10.44%) Test Automation
5 29 (9.76%) DevOps
6 23 (7.74%) Software Engineering
7 22 (7.41%) Incident Management
7 22 (7.41%) ITIL
8 21 (7.07%) OOP
8 21 (7.07%) Presales
8 21 (7.07%) Project Management
9 20 (6.73%) Migration
9 20 (6.73%) Performance Tuning
9 20 (6.73%) Scrum
10 19 (6.40%) OO
10 19 (6.40%) Web Development
11 18 (6.06%) Analytics
11 18 (6.06%) Change Management
11 18 (6.06%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (22.56%) JavaScript
2 55 (18.52%) SQL
3 38 (12.79%) C#
4 35 (11.78%) Java
5 33 (11.11%) Python
6 30 (10.10%) C
7 26 (8.75%) PHP
8 14 (4.71%) C++
8 14 (4.71%) PowerShell
9 10 (3.37%) Bash Shell
9 10 (3.37%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.69%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.02%) Embedded C
12 5 (1.68%) Clojure
12 5 (1.68%) Perl
12 5 (1.68%) Scala
13 4 (1.35%) Java 8
14 3 (1.01%) Go
14 3 (1.01%) Ruby
14 3 (1.01%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 82 (27.61%) Degree
2 29 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 18 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (2.69%) DV Cleared
7 6 (2.02%) HNC
8 5 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (1.68%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (1.35%) CCNP
9 4 (1.35%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.35%) CISM
9 4 (1.35%) CISSP
9 4 (1.35%) CRISC
9 4 (1.35%) MCP
10 3 (1.01%) CCNA
10 3 (1.01%) CHECK Team Member
10 3 (1.01%) Tigerscheme
11 2 (0.67%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.05%) QA
2 11 (3.70%) SLA
3 7 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.68%) NCSC
4 5 (1.68%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.35%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.01%) GDPR
6 3 (1.01%) GxP
7 2 (0.67%) PMO
8 1 (0.34%) PSD2
System Software
1 35 (11.78%) Active Directory
2 20 (6.73%) Hyper-V
3 13 (4.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 10 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (2.69%) Firmware
5 8 (2.69%) vSphere
6 7 (2.36%) Docker
7 2 (0.67%) KVM
7 2 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.67%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (6.40%) Tivoli
2 8 (2.69%) SCCM
3 6 (2.02%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.02%) Terraform
4 5 (1.68%) vRealize
5 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (1.35%) SCOM
6 3 (1.01%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.67%) Ansible
7 2 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.34%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.34%) MOM
8 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.34%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 46 (15.49%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.44%) VMware
3 22 (7.41%) Citrix
4 16 (5.39%) Cisco
4 16 (5.39%) IBM
5 11 (3.70%) HP
6 10 (3.37%) Oracle
7 9 (3.03%) Sitecore
8 8 (2.69%) Google
8 8 (2.69%) ServiceNow
9 7 (2.36%) SolarWinds
10 6 (2.02%) EMC
10 6 (2.02%) HubSpot
10 6 (2.02%) Marketo
10 6 (2.02%) Pardot
10 6 (2.02%) Zend
11 5 (1.68%) Progress
11 5 (1.68%) Xamarin
12 4 (1.35%) PayPal
12 4 (1.35%) VeriFone