Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 105 71 77
Rank change year-on-year -34 +6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 268 873 1,025
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.71% 3.77% 3.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.61% 10.75% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 204 728 769
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,625 £70,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 3,520 8,118 9,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.59% 35.09% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,622 6,414 7,704
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £76,250 £75,000
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 18 January 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 18 January 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
Thames Valley -26 80 £47,500 -5.00% 32
Hampshire -29 72 £40,000 -11.11% 17
Surrey +17 66 £42,500 -5.56% 14
Berkshire -21 36 £50,000 - 11
Oxfordshire +24 26 £46,250 -7.50% 10
West Sussex -24 24 £50,000 - 8
Buckinghamshire -21 20 £47,500 -9.52% 11
Kent +24 10 £51,750 +47.86% 10
East Sussex +12 8 £38,750 +29.17% 1
Middlesex +7 6 £60,000 - 1
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 72 (26.87%) Degree
2 66 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (23.13%) Problem-Solving
4 59 (22.01%) Microsoft
5 48 (17.91%) Finance
6 47 (17.54%) C#
7 42 (15.67%) Azure
8 40 (14.93%) Computer Science
8 40 (14.93%) SQL Server
8 40 (14.93%) Windows
8 40 (14.93%) Scrum
9 34 (12.69%) JavaScript
9 34 (12.69%) SQL
9 34 (12.69%) Marketing
10 33 (12.31%) Java
11 31 (11.57%) .NET
11 31 (11.57%) CRM
12 30 (11.19%) ITIL
13 29 (10.82%) Project Management
14 27 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
15 26 (9.70%) HTML
15 26 (9.70%) Active Directory
15 26 (9.70%) Security Cleared
16 25 (9.33%) Time Management
16 25 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (9.33%) Linux
16 25 (9.33%) Analytics
17 24 (8.96%) Software Engineering
18 23 (8.58%) Python
18 23 (8.58%) ERP

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 10 (3.73%) CMS
2 9 (3.36%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.61%) Apache
4 6 (2.24%) Confluence
5 5 (1.87%) EPiServer
5 5 (1.87%) Headless CMS
5 5 (1.87%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (1.87%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.49%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.12%) Drupal
7 3 (1.12%) Joomla!
7 3 (1.12%) Kentico
7 3 (1.12%) WordPress
8 2 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.37%) Mule
9 1 (0.37%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.37%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 19 (7.09%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (5.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.49%) Adobe XD
5 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.37%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 9 (3.36%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (2.24%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.49%) SAP CO
3 4 (1.49%) SAP FI
3 4 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (1.49%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.75%) Maximo
5 1 (0.37%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.37%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.37%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.37%) Sprinklr
5 1 (0.37%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 42 (15.67%) Azure
2 17 (6.34%) AWS
3 13 (4.85%) Dynamics 365
4 12 (4.48%) SaaS
5 11 (4.10%) Power Platform
6 10 (3.73%) Office 365
7 9 (3.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (2.61%) IaaS
8 7 (2.61%) PaaS
9 5 (1.87%) Azure Data Factory
9 5 (1.87%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 4 (1.49%) GCP
11 3 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (1.12%) Datadog
11 3 (1.12%) Google Analytics
11 3 (1.12%) Power Automate
11 3 (1.12%) PowerApps
11 3 (1.12%) Slack
12 2 (0.75%) Basecamp
12 2 (0.75%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.84%) Firewall
2 10 (3.73%) LAN
2 10 (3.73%) WAN
3 8 (2.99%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (2.24%) NetScaler
5 6 (2.24%) VPN
6 5 (1.87%) DMZ
7 4 (1.49%) DNS
7 4 (1.49%) HTTP
7 4 (1.49%) Internet
8 3 (1.12%) HTTPS
8 3 (1.12%) Intranet
8 3 (1.12%) IP Telephony
8 3 (1.12%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.12%) Wireless
8 3 (1.12%) WLAN
9 2 (0.75%) BGP
9 2 (0.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (0.75%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.22%) MySQL
3 11 (4.10%) Power BI
4 9 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.24%) Apache Hive
6 6 (2.24%) Big Data
6 6 (2.24%) DB2
6 6 (2.24%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.24%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (1.87%) BigQuery
8 4 (1.49%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.12%) MS Access
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.75%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.75%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.75%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 19 (7.09%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.10%) JIRA
3 9 (3.36%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.87%) Bitbucket
4 5 (1.87%) Gradle
4 5 (1.87%) LabVIEW
4 5 (1.87%) Maven
5 4 (1.49%) PHPUnit
5 4 (1.49%) WinAutomation
6 3 (1.12%) Artifactory
6 3 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.75%) CircleCI
7 2 (0.75%) Selenium
7 2 (0.75%) TestRail
8 1 (0.37%) Balsamiq
8 1 (0.37%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 48 (17.91%) Finance
2 34 (12.69%) Marketing
3 21 (7.84%) Retail
3 21 (7.84%) Telecoms
4 16 (5.97%) Electronics
4 16 (5.97%) Games
5 13 (4.85%) Aerospace
6 8 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.61%) German Language
7 7 (2.61%) Military
8 6 (2.24%) Public Sector
9 5 (1.87%) Banking
9 5 (1.87%) Billing
10 4 (1.49%) Automotive
10 4 (1.49%) Korean Language
10 4 (1.49%) Legal
11 3 (1.12%) French Language
11 3 (1.12%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.75%) Police
13 1 (0.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (18.66%) Developer
2 32 (11.94%) Consultant
3 28 (10.45%) Analyst
4 19 (7.09%) C# Developer
5 17 (6.34%) Software Developer
6 16 (5.97%) IT Support
7 15 (5.60%) Software Engineer
8 13 (4.85%) Architect
9 11 (4.10%) IT Manager
9 11 (4.10%) Junior
9 11 (4.10%) Support Engineer
10 10 (3.73%) C# Software Developer
10 10 (3.73%) IT Engineer
10 10 (3.73%) Programmer
11 9 (3.36%) Business Analyst
11 9 (3.36%) Gameplay Developer
11 9 (3.36%) IT Analyst
11 9 (3.36%) Network Engineer
11 9 (3.36%) Principal Engineer
12 8 (2.99%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.57%) .NET
2 26 (9.70%) HTML
3 22 (8.21%) CSS
4 16 (5.97%) ASP.NET
5 14 (5.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 13 (4.85%) REST
6 13 (4.85%) WinForms
7 12 (4.48%) Web Services
7 12 (4.48%) XML
8 8 (2.99%) jQuery
8 8 (2.99%) JSON
8 8 (2.99%) LAMP
8 8 (2.99%) RESTful
8 8 (2.99%) SAP Fiori
8 8 (2.99%) WPF
9 6 (2.24%) .NET Core
9 6 (2.24%) Node.js
9 6 (2.24%) React
10 5 (1.87%) HTML5
11 4 (1.49%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.58%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.99%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.61%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.24%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.24%) AS400
6 6 (2.24%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.24%) iSeries
7 5 (1.87%) Acoustics
7 5 (1.87%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.87%) User Experience
8 4 (1.49%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.12%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.12%) Life Science
9 3 (1.12%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.75%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.37%) Analogue Electronics
11 1 (0.37%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (14.93%) Windows
2 25 (9.33%) Linux
3 20 (7.46%) Android
4 17 (6.34%) Windows Server
5 13 (4.85%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.49%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.75%) AIX
9 2 (0.75%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (23.13%) Problem-Solving
3 40 (14.93%) Computer Science
3 40 (14.93%) Scrum
4 31 (11.57%) CRM
5 30 (11.19%) ITIL
6 29 (10.82%) Project Management
7 25 (9.33%) Analytics
7 25 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (9.33%) Time Management
8 24 (8.96%) Software Engineering
9 23 (8.58%) ERP
10 21 (7.84%) Process Improvement
11 19 (7.09%) DevOps
11 19 (7.09%) Mentoring
12 18 (6.72%) OO
12 18 (6.72%) Project Delivery
13 17 (6.34%) Requirements Gathering
14 16 (5.97%) Physics
15 15 (5.60%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (17.54%) C#
2 34 (12.69%) JavaScript
2 34 (12.69%) SQL
3 33 (12.31%) Java
4 23 (8.58%) Python
5 20 (7.46%) C
6 15 (5.60%) C++
7 11 (4.10%) MATLAB
8 10 (3.73%) VB.NET
9 9 (3.36%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.61%) VB
10 7 (2.61%) VBA
11 6 (2.24%) PHP
11 6 (2.24%) TypeScript
11 6 (2.24%) X++
12 5 (1.87%) Ruby
13 3 (1.12%) R
14 2 (0.75%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.75%) ES6
14 2 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (26.87%) Degree
2 26 (9.70%) Security Cleared
3 17 (6.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (4.48%) DV Cleared
4 12 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (4.10%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.61%) CESG Certified Professional
6 7 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.61%) CISM
6 7 (2.61%) CISSP
7 5 (1.87%) CCNP
7 5 (1.87%) Chartered Engineer
7 5 (1.87%) HNC
7 5 (1.87%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (1.49%) CRISC
8 4 (1.49%) MCP
8 4 (1.49%) MCSA
9 3 (1.12%) CCNA
9 3 (1.12%) MCSE
9 3 (1.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.10%) QA
2 10 (3.73%) SLA
3 6 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.87%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (1.49%) NCSC
6 3 (1.12%) PMO
6 3 (1.12%) RMADS
7 2 (0.75%) Def Stans
7 2 (0.75%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.37%) CDISC
8 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.37%) NIST
System Software
1 26 (9.70%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.73%) Docker
3 10 (3.73%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.61%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.37%) HDFS
7 1 (0.37%) vSphere
7 1 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (2.99%) Ansible
2 7 (2.61%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.87%) Sonobuoy
3 5 (1.87%) Terraform
4 4 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.49%) SCCM
5 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.75%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.75%) Puppet
6 2 (0.75%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.37%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.37%) SCOM
7 1 (0.37%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 59 (22.01%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.46%) SAP
3 16 (5.97%) VMware
4 11 (4.10%) Cisco
5 8 (2.99%) Google
6 7 (2.61%) Palo Alto
7 6 (2.24%) Aruba
7 6 (2.24%) Fortinet
7 6 (2.24%) IronPort
7 6 (2.24%) Oracle
8 5 (1.87%) Adobe
8 5 (1.87%) IBM
8 5 (1.87%) New Relic
8 5 (1.87%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.49%) Automation Anywhere
9 4 (1.49%) Blue Prism
9 4 (1.49%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.49%) UiPath
10 3 (1.12%) Avaya
10 3 (1.12%) Veeam