Period
to 28 May 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 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > South East
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 96 73 81
Rank change year-on-year -23 +8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 487 1,097 1,149
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.99% 4.21% 3.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.28% 11.70% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 435 777 822
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 5,879 9,373 10,798
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.10% 35.97% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4,623 7,034 8,709
Median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -15 168 £51,500 +14.44% 11
Hampshire -28 156 £46,000 +31.43% 9
Surrey -16 96 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Berkshire -35 76 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Buckinghamshire +24 70 £52,500 +16.67%
West Sussex +16 50 £50,000 -18.37% 2
Oxfordshire -16 22 £51,500 +42.07% 4
East Sussex -24 9 £40,000 - 1
Kent +7 5 £33,750 +8.00% 2
Sussex +1 3 £22,500 -70.00%
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 149 (30.60%) Degree
2 135 (27.72%) Windows
3 110 (22.59%) Microsoft
4 105 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (18.69%) SQL
6 87 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
7 86 (17.66%) JavaScript
8 82 (16.84%) C#
9 78 (16.02%) HTML
10 73 (14.99%) .NET
11 70 (14.37%) Linux
12 67 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
13 63 (12.94%) SQL Server
14 61 (12.53%) Java
14 61 (12.53%) Computer Science
15 59 (12.11%) CSS
16 58 (11.91%) Git (software)
17 57 (11.70%) Test Automation
18 55 (11.29%) Finance
18 55 (11.29%) Active Directory
19 54 (11.09%) C
20 53 (10.88%) Azure
21 48 (9.86%) Security Cleared
21 48 (9.86%) Software Engineering
22 47 (9.65%) Microsoft Office
23 46 (9.45%) Python
23 46 (9.45%) Office 365
24 45 (9.24%) Firewall
25 44 (9.03%) Windows Server
26 41 (8.42%) Project 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 22 (4.52%) Confluence
2 19 (3.90%) WebSphere
3 15 (3.08%) CMS
4 13 (2.67%) MS Exchange
5 12 (2.46%) Skype for Business
6 10 (2.05%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.85%) Apache
7 9 (1.85%) IIS
8 8 (1.64%) MQSeries
8 8 (1.64%) WordPress
9 7 (1.44%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.23%) Drupal
11 5 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.62%) JBoss
14 2 (0.41%) ArcGIS
14 2 (0.41%) EPiServer
14 2 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
15 1 (0.21%) Kentico
15 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
Applications
1 47 (9.65%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.46%) AutoCAD
4 11 (2.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.21%) ArcView
Business Applications
1 18 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.44%) Maximo
3 6 (1.23%) Eloqua
4 5 (1.03%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.62%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.62%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.62%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.62%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 53 (10.88%) Azure
2 46 (9.45%) Office 365
3 34 (6.98%) AWS
4 21 (4.31%) SaaS
5 18 (3.70%) GitHub
6 13 (2.67%) Slack
7 12 (2.46%) vREST
8 10 (2.05%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (2.05%) Serverless
9 6 (1.23%) IaaS
10 5 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (1.03%) Power Platform
11 4 (0.82%) GCP
12 3 (0.62%) Apple Pay
12 3 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.62%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.62%) Google Pay
13 2 (0.41%) FinancialForce
13 2 (0.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 45 (9.24%) Firewall
2 26 (5.34%) TCP/IP
3 22 (4.52%) DNS
4 21 (4.31%) DHCP
4 21 (4.31%) Internet
4 21 (4.31%) Wireless
5 18 (3.70%) LAN
5 18 (3.70%) WAN
6 16 (3.29%) VoIP
7 14 (2.87%) Skype
8 13 (2.67%) VPN
9 9 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
9 9 (1.85%) SSL
10 8 (1.64%) SAN
11 7 (1.44%) iSCSI
11 7 (1.44%) NAS
11 7 (1.44%) Remote Desktop
11 7 (1.44%) VLAN
12 6 (1.23%) Broadband
12 6 (1.23%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.37%) MySQL
3 12 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (2.26%) MongoDB
5 10 (2.05%) Redis
5 10 (2.05%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.03%) Big Data
6 5 (1.03%) Power BI
7 3 (0.62%) GIS
7 3 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2019
8 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.21%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.21%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 58 (11.91%) Git (software)
2 31 (6.37%) Jenkins
3 28 (5.75%) JIRA
4 18 (3.70%) Selenium
5 14 (2.87%) Cucumber
6 8 (1.64%) NUnit
7 7 (1.44%) SpecFlow
7 7 (1.44%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.23%) Postman
8 6 (1.23%) Subversion
9 5 (1.03%) Maven
9 5 (1.03%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (1.03%) Rational Rhapsody
9 5 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.82%) IntelliJ
10 4 (0.82%) JMeter
11 3 (0.62%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.41%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.41%) TeamCity
General
1 55 (11.29%) Finance
2 28 (5.75%) Marketing
3 24 (4.93%) Legal
3 24 (4.93%) Retail
3 24 (4.93%) Telecoms
4 22 (4.52%) Electronics
5 18 (3.70%) French Language
6 16 (3.29%) Public Sector
7 14 (2.87%) Games
7 14 (2.87%) Manufacturing
8 11 (2.26%) Automotive
9 10 (2.05%) Aerospace
10 8 (1.64%) Military
11 6 (1.23%) Portuguese Language
12 5 (1.03%) German Language
12 5 (1.03%) Law
13 3 (0.62%) Back Office
13 3 (0.62%) Local Government
13 3 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.62%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 108 (22.18%) Developer
2 57 (11.70%) Analyst
3 41 (8.42%) .NET Developer
4 36 (7.39%) Consultant
5 31 (6.37%) C# Developer
6 25 (5.13%) IT Analyst
7 24 (4.93%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (4.93%) Support Engineer
8 22 (4.52%) Software Engineer
9 21 (4.31%) IT Support
10 20 (4.11%) Tester
11 18 (3.70%) Software Developer
12 17 (3.49%) Graduate
13 16 (3.29%) Full Stack Developer
13 16 (3.29%) Java Developer
13 16 (3.29%) Support Analyst
14 14 (2.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (2.87%) Test Engineer
15 13 (2.67%) Design Engineer
15 13 (2.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (16.02%) HTML
2 73 (14.99%) .NET
3 59 (12.11%) CSS
4 34 (6.98%) AngularJS
5 27 (5.54%) HTML5
5 27 (5.54%) Web Services
6 23 (4.72%) .NET Framework
7 18 (3.70%) REST
8 17 (3.49%) ASP.NET
9 15 (3.08%) LAMP
10 14 (2.87%) XML
11 12 (2.46%) jQuery
11 12 (2.46%) Middleware
11 12 (2.46%) React
11 12 (2.46%) Symfony
12 11 (2.26%) .NET Core
12 11 (2.26%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (2.05%) Node.js
13 10 (2.05%) RESTful
14 9 (1.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 67 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (7.19%) Data Centre
3 20 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.08%) User Experience
5 14 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.26%) Smartphone
7 10 (2.05%) Private Cloud
8 9 (1.85%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.85%) Public Cloud
9 8 (1.64%) AS400
9 8 (1.64%) Clustering
9 8 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (1.64%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.64%) Tandem
10 7 (1.44%) CAN bus
10 7 (1.44%) e-Learning
10 7 (1.44%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (1.23%) EMV
11 6 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 135 (27.72%) Windows
2 70 (14.37%) Linux
3 44 (9.03%) Windows Server
4 22 (4.52%) Windows 10
5 21 (4.31%) Windows 7
5 21 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (3.90%) AIX
7 15 (3.08%) Windows Server 2016
8 13 (2.67%) Apple iOS
9 12 (2.46%) Unix
10 11 (2.26%) CentOS
10 11 (2.26%) Windows 2000
11 9 (1.85%) Solaris
12 8 (1.64%) Android
13 7 (1.44%) FreeRTOS
13 7 (1.44%) Ubuntu
14 5 (1.03%) Windows Server 2019
15 3 (0.62%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
3 61 (12.53%) Computer Science
4 57 (11.70%) Test Automation
5 48 (9.86%) Software Engineering
6 41 (8.42%) Project Management
7 37 (7.60%) TDD
8 36 (7.39%) Decision-Making
9 35 (7.19%) MVC
10 33 (6.78%) Cybersecurity
10 33 (6.78%) ITIL
10 33 (6.78%) Migration
10 33 (6.78%) Scrum
11 28 (5.75%) Web Development
12 27 (5.54%) Presales
12 27 (5.54%) Project Delivery
13 25 (5.13%) Analytics
14 24 (4.93%) Project Planning
15 23 (4.72%) Microservices
16 22 (4.52%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (18.69%) SQL
2 86 (17.66%) JavaScript
3 82 (16.84%) C#
4 61 (12.53%) Java
5 54 (11.09%) C
6 46 (9.45%) Python
7 30 (6.16%) C++
8 24 (4.93%) PHP
9 19 (3.90%) PowerShell
10 15 (3.08%) TypeScript
11 13 (2.67%) Embedded C
11 13 (2.67%) Java 8
12 11 (2.26%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.05%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.44%) Embedded C++
15 6 (1.23%) ANSI C
15 6 (1.23%) Go
16 5 (1.03%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.03%) Clojure
16 5 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 149 (30.60%) Degree
2 48 (9.86%) Security Cleared
3 28 (5.75%) SC Cleared
4 20 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (2.67%) A+ Certification
7 12 (2.46%) CHECK Team Member
7 12 (2.46%) Tigerscheme
8 11 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (2.05%) MCP
10 8 (1.64%) CCNA
11 7 (1.44%) HNC
11 7 (1.44%) Numerate Degree
12 6 (1.23%) CISSP
13 5 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
13 5 (1.03%) CCNP
13 5 (1.03%) CESG Certified Professional
13 5 (1.03%) CISM
13 5 (1.03%) CRISC
13 5 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.31%) QA
2 20 (4.11%) SLA
3 12 (2.46%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.64%) GDPR
5 6 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 15288
6 5 (1.03%) NCSC
7 3 (0.62%) GxP
7 3 (0.62%) PMO
8 2 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.41%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.41%) RMADS
9 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.21%) IFRS
9 1 (0.21%) NIST
9 1 (0.21%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.21%) PSD2
System Software
1 55 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 30 (6.16%) Hyper-V
3 28 (5.75%) Firmware
4 13 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (2.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 10 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (1.23%) Docker
7 6 (1.23%) vSphere
8 5 (1.03%) XenApp
9 4 (0.82%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.62%) KVM
11 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.21%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 23 (4.72%) SCCM
2 19 (3.90%) Tivoli
3 7 (1.44%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.44%) Microsoft Clustering
3 7 (1.44%) WSUS
4 5 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (1.03%) Terraform
5 4 (0.82%) vRealize
6 3 (0.62%) SCOM
7 2 (0.41%) Ansible
7 2 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.41%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.41%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.21%) Puppet
8 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.21%) SCSM
8 1 (0.21%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 110 (22.59%) Microsoft
2 36 (7.39%) Cisco
3 35 (7.19%) Citrix
3 35 (7.19%) VMware
4 22 (4.52%) HP
5 20 (4.11%) IBM
6 12 (2.46%) Dell
6 12 (2.46%) ServiceNow
7 10 (2.05%) Google
8 9 (1.85%) Apple
9 8 (1.64%) Remedy
9 8 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.44%) Arista
10 7 (1.44%) Brocade
10 7 (1.44%) Emulex
10 7 (1.44%) Oracle
10 7 (1.44%) SolarWinds
11 6 (1.23%) Marketo
11 6 (1.23%) PayPal
11 6 (1.23%) WorldPay