Period
to 14 November 2019

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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > South East
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 80 86
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 1,025 1,086 1,074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.06% 3.75% 3.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.29% 10.35% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 739 764 856
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,950 £25,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 9,076 10,494 10,865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.91% 36.28% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6,980 8,369 8,811
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
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 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 14 November 2019.

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 14 November 2019. 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 +22 364 £45,000 +5.88% 77
Hampshire +10 312 £45,000 +5.88% 51
Berkshire +13 188 £45,000 - 31
Surrey -14 153 £42,500 -5.56% 29
West Sussex +12 110 £50,000 - 11
Buckinghamshire +26 105 £52,500 +23.53% 19
Oxfordshire +19 72 £50,000 +25.00% 27
East Sussex +2 50 £40,000 -9.09% 1
Kent -5 26 £40,000 +45.45% 12
Middlesex -5 5 £37,500 -35.34% 1
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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.

1 352 (34.34%) Problem-Solving
2 284 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
3 271 (26.44%) Degree
4 265 (25.85%) Microsoft
5 224 (21.85%) Windows
6 196 (19.12%) C#
7 183 (17.85%) ITIL
8 181 (17.66%) JavaScript
8 181 (17.66%) Analytical Skills
9 165 (16.10%) SQL
10 160 (15.61%) Finance
11 152 (14.83%) SQL Server
12 149 (14.54%) Linux
13 140 (13.66%) .NET
14 121 (11.80%) Project Management
15 118 (11.51%) HTML
16 110 (10.73%) Security Cleared
17 108 (10.54%) Azure
17 108 (10.54%) Management Information System
18 102 (9.95%) SLA
19 101 (9.85%) Firewall
20 98 (9.56%) CSS
21 96 (9.37%) Software Engineering
22 95 (9.27%) AWS
23 92 (8.98%) Computer Science
23 92 (8.98%) AngularJS
23 92 (8.98%) VMware
24 87 (8.49%) Service Delivery
25 85 (8.29%) Windows 10
26 82 (8.00%) Scrum

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 49 (4.78%) Confluence
2 26 (2.54%) MS Exchange
3 20 (1.95%) Skype for Business
4 15 (1.46%) Apache
5 13 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (1.17%) SharePoint
7 10 (0.98%) CMS
7 10 (0.98%) IIS
7 10 (0.98%) nginx
8 8 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (0.68%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.49%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.49%) WordPress
11 4 (0.39%) JBoss
11 4 (0.39%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.29%) Jetty
13 2 (0.20%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.20%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 81 (7.90%) Microsoft Office
2 66 (6.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (2.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 28 (2.73%) Microsoft Project
5 14 (1.37%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.49%) GNU Octave
7 4 (0.39%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.29%) Simulink
9 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.20%) Doxygen
9 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.20%) Sketch
9 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.098%) Stata
10 1 (0.098%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.68%) Maximo
3 5 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 5 (0.49%) SAP BPC
4 3 (0.29%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.20%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.098%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.098%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.098%) Magento
6 1 (0.098%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.098%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.098%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.098%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.098%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.098%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 108 (10.54%) Azure
2 95 (9.27%) AWS
3 65 (6.34%) Office 365
4 60 (5.85%) SaaS
5 19 (1.85%) Power Platform
6 10 (0.98%) Serverless
7 8 (0.78%) GCP
7 8 (0.78%) GitHub
8 7 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (0.68%) PowerApps
9 6 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.49%) BrowserStack
10 5 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (0.49%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.39%) vREST
12 3 (0.29%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (0.29%) IaaS
12 3 (0.29%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.20%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 101 (9.85%) Firewall
2 59 (5.76%) VPN
3 58 (5.66%) WAN
4 56 (5.46%) LAN
5 49 (4.78%) VoIP
6 44 (4.29%) DHCP
7 41 (4.00%) DNS
8 39 (3.80%) TCP/IP
9 30 (2.93%) Wi-Fi
10 29 (2.83%) PABX
11 24 (2.34%) Wireless
12 23 (2.24%) Skype
13 22 (2.15%) Internet
14 18 (1.76%) Network Security
15 17 (1.66%) VLAN
16 15 (1.46%) Broadband
16 15 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (1.46%) Remote Desktop
16 15 (1.46%) SAN
17 11 (1.07%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (14.83%) SQL Server
2 38 (3.71%) Relational Database
3 35 (3.41%) MySQL
4 30 (2.93%) DB2
5 24 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (1.95%) RDBMS
7 18 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (1.37%) Power BI
9 11 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (0.68%) Blockchain
10 7 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.59%) Big Data
12 5 (0.49%) SAP BW
13 4 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (0.39%) JasperReports
13 4 (0.39%) OLAP
13 4 (0.39%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.39%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 73 (7.12%) JIRA
2 43 (4.20%) Git (software)
3 32 (3.12%) Visual Studio
4 29 (2.83%) MSI
5 25 (2.44%) Bitbucket
6 23 (2.24%) SpecFlow
7 19 (1.85%) NUnit
7 19 (1.85%) Selenium
8 17 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 17 (1.66%) Jenkins
9 15 (1.46%) Subversion
10 12 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
11 10 (0.98%) Maven
12 8 (0.78%) Ant
12 8 (0.78%) Fiddler
12 8 (0.78%) LINQPad
12 8 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
12 8 (0.78%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.59%) Cucumber
14 5 (0.49%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 160 (15.61%) Finance
2 62 (6.05%) Public Sector
3 56 (5.46%) Electronics
3 56 (5.46%) Manufacturing
4 48 (4.68%) Marketing
5 45 (4.39%) Retail
6 39 (3.80%) Legal
7 32 (3.12%) Telecoms
8 30 (2.93%) Aerospace
9 23 (2.24%) Games
10 20 (1.95%) Automotive
11 12 (1.17%) Banking
11 12 (1.17%) French Language
11 12 (1.17%) Italian Language
11 12 (1.17%) Spanish Language
12 10 (0.98%) Advertising
12 10 (0.98%) Military
13 9 (0.88%) Back Office
14 7 (0.68%) Law
14 7 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 235 (22.93%) Developer
2 118 (11.51%) Analyst
3 82 (8.00%) Architect
4 71 (6.93%) Consultant
5 62 (6.05%) .NET Developer
6 60 (5.85%) C# Developer
7 53 (5.17%) Senior Developer
8 45 (4.39%) Software Developer
9 44 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
10 38 (3.71%) Administrator
11 36 (3.51%) Project Manager
11 36 (3.51%) Support Engineer
12 35 (3.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 32 (3.12%) Technical Architect
14 31 (3.02%) Software Engineer
15 30 (2.93%) Firmware Engineer
16 28 (2.73%) Full Stack Developer
16 28 (2.73%) Java Developer
17 25 (2.44%) Service Analyst
17 25 (2.44%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (13.66%) .NET
2 118 (11.51%) HTML
3 98 (9.56%) CSS
4 92 (8.98%) AngularJS
5 58 (5.66%) Web Services
6 50 (4.88%) React
7 45 (4.39%) ASP.NET
8 41 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 37 (3.61%) .NET Framework
10 33 (3.22%) HTML5
10 33 (3.22%) XML
11 32 (3.12%) jQuery
11 32 (3.12%) JSON
11 32 (3.12%) REST
12 31 (3.02%) Ajax
13 28 (2.73%) Node.js
14 24 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC
15 23 (2.24%) Kendo UI
15 23 (2.24%) RESTful
16 20 (1.95%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 181 (17.66%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (10.54%) Management Information System
3 57 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 35 (3.41%) Replication
4 35 (3.41%) User Experience
5 30 (2.93%) Public Cloud
6 26 (2.54%) Linux Command Line
7 20 (1.95%) Greenfield Project
8 18 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (1.76%) Smartphone
9 16 (1.56%) Algorithms
9 16 (1.56%) Mobile App
10 15 (1.46%) Enterprise Cloud
11 14 (1.37%) Cloud Native
11 14 (1.37%) PKI
12 13 (1.27%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 12 (1.17%) CMDB
14 8 (0.78%) Learning Management System
15 7 (0.68%) CAN bus
15 7 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 224 (21.85%) Windows
2 149 (14.54%) Linux
3 85 (8.29%) Windows 10
4 58 (5.66%) Windows Server
5 40 (3.90%) Windows 7
6 36 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (2.05%) Apple iOS
9 20 (1.95%) Android
10 18 (1.76%) Ubuntu
11 11 (1.07%) Unix
12 10 (0.98%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.88%) VMS
14 7 (0.68%) AIX
14 7 (0.68%) FreeRTOS
14 7 (0.68%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.39%) Debian
15 4 (0.39%) Solaris
16 3 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
16 3 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (34.34%) Problem-Solving
2 284 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (17.85%) ITIL
4 121 (11.80%) Project Management
5 96 (9.37%) Software Engineering
6 92 (8.98%) Computer Science
7 87 (8.49%) Service Delivery
8 82 (8.00%) Scrum
9 81 (7.90%) TOGAF
10 77 (7.51%) TDD
11 75 (7.32%) Test Automation
12 68 (6.63%) DevOps
13 64 (6.24%) Time Management
14 63 (6.15%) PRINCE2
15 62 (6.05%) Technical Architecture
16 61 (5.95%) SDLC
16 61 (5.95%) Service Management
17 59 (5.76%) E-Commerce
17 59 (5.76%) MVC
18 57 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 196 (19.12%) C#
2 181 (17.66%) JavaScript
3 165 (16.10%) SQL
4 69 (6.73%) C
5 54 (5.27%) Java
6 52 (5.07%) PowerShell
7 51 (4.98%) C++
7 51 (4.98%) T-SQL
8 50 (4.88%) Python
9 31 (3.02%) VB.NET
10 26 (2.54%) ANSI C
11 25 (2.44%) PHP
12 22 (2.15%) TypeScript
13 20 (1.95%) Bash Shell
14 15 (1.46%) Ruby
15 13 (1.27%) Delphi
16 10 (0.98%) Embedded C++
17 8 (0.78%) Java 8
17 8 (0.78%) MATLAB
17 8 (0.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 271 (26.44%) Degree
2 110 (10.73%) Security Cleared
3 55 (5.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 51 (4.98%) SC Cleared
5 46 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 37 (3.61%) TOGAF Certification
7 35 (3.41%) MCP
8 29 (2.83%) AWS Certification
9 24 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (2.05%) CISSP
11 18 (1.76%) CREST Certified
12 16 (1.56%) A+ Certification
13 15 (1.46%) CCNA
13 15 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (1.46%) MCSE
14 14 (1.37%) ISTQB
14 14 (1.37%) Master's Degree
14 14 (1.37%) PhD
15 13 (1.27%) MCSA
16 12 (1.17%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (9.95%) SLA
2 44 (4.29%) QA
3 37 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 20 (1.95%) PMO
6 17 (1.66%) Cyber Essentials
7 14 (1.37%) GDPR
8 13 (1.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 10 (0.98%) PCI DSS
10 6 (0.59%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 15288
12 4 (0.39%) COBIT
12 4 (0.39%) NIST
12 4 (0.39%) RMADS
13 3 (0.29%) WCAG
14 2 (0.20%) Def Stans
14 2 (0.20%) HAZOP
14 2 (0.20%) HL7
15 1 (0.098%) NCSC
System Software
1 74 (7.22%) Active Directory
2 71 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (3.90%) Firmware
4 29 (2.83%) Microsoft App-V
5 22 (2.15%) vSphere
6 21 (2.05%) Docker
7 20 (1.95%) Hyper-V
8 14 (1.37%) vCloud
8 14 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (1.27%) VMware NSX
10 7 (0.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 4 (0.39%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.29%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.20%) HDFS
13 2 (0.20%) Sendmail
14 1 (0.098%) NFS
14 1 (0.098%) Samba
14 1 (0.098%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (2.83%) IBM BigFix
2 25 (2.44%) SCCM
3 16 (1.56%) Nagios
4 14 (1.37%) BMC PATROL
4 14 (1.37%) Microsoft Intune
5 12 (1.17%) Ansible
5 12 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (1.07%) Kubernetes
7 8 (0.78%) Kibana
8 7 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (0.68%) Tivoli
9 6 (0.59%) WSUS
10 5 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (0.49%) Puppet
11 3 (0.29%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (0.29%) vCenter Server
12 2 (0.20%) SCOM
13 1 (0.098%) Salt
13 1 (0.098%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 265 (25.85%) Microsoft
2 92 (8.98%) VMware
3 57 (5.56%) Citrix
4 51 (4.98%) IBM
5 47 (4.59%) SAP
6 43 (4.20%) Cisco
7 42 (4.10%) ServiceNow
8 29 (2.83%) Aruba
9 25 (2.44%) Freescale
9 25 (2.44%) Renesas
10 21 (2.05%) Oracle
10 21 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
11 18 (1.76%) Adobe
11 18 (1.76%) Apple
12 17 (1.66%) Atlassian
13 16 (1.56%) Google
14 14 (1.37%) HP
15 13 (1.27%) Telerik
16 11 (1.07%) Borland
17 9 (0.88%) NetApp