Period
to 27 January 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 27 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 73 76 81
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 867 1,022 1,132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.77% 3.87% 3.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.70% 10.64% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 686 728 844
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
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 8,106 9,605 10,938
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.24% 36.34% 35.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6,319 7,451 8,842
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £27,950 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +18 319 £50,000 +17.65% 91
Hampshire +2 265 £47,000 +34.29% 47
Berkshire +6 151 £45,000 +3.45% 32
Surrey -16 142 £45,000 - 32
Buckinghamshire +40 117 £51,250 +20.59% 27
West Sussex +2 79 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Oxfordshire -15 51 £50,000 +33.33% 32
East Sussex -2 34 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Kent -25 19 £30,000 +9.09% 10
Middlesex +2 4 £60,000 +27.66%
Sussex - 2 £21,250 - 1
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 244 (28.14%) Problem-Solving
2 238 (27.45%) Degree
3 234 (26.99%) Microsoft
4 207 (23.88%) Windows
5 200 (23.07%) Agile Software Development
6 178 (20.53%) C#
7 143 (16.49%) JavaScript
8 133 (15.34%) SQL
9 132 (15.22%) .NET
10 119 (13.73%) Linux
11 117 (13.49%) Finance
12 114 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
13 111 (12.80%) Security Cleared
14 106 (12.23%) ITIL
15 104 (12.00%) SQL Server
16 101 (11.65%) HTML
17 94 (10.84%) CSS
18 93 (10.73%) Computer Science
19 92 (10.61%) Software Engineering
20 91 (10.50%) Firewall
20 91 (10.50%) Azure
21 90 (10.38%) Management Information System
22 89 (10.27%) Microsoft Office
23 87 (10.03%) Project Management
24 85 (9.80%) C
25 78 (9.00%) SLA
26 76 (8.77%) AngularJS
27 73 (8.42%) Test Automation
28 72 (8.30%) Windows 10
29 71 (8.19%) Office 365

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 38 (4.38%) Confluence
2 29 (3.34%) Skype for Business
3 28 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 16 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (1.61%) CMS
6 13 (1.50%) Apache
7 12 (1.38%) IIS
8 11 (1.27%) SharePoint
9 8 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (0.92%) nginx
9 8 (0.92%) WordPress
10 6 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.69%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.35%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.35%) Jetty
11 3 (0.35%) Kentico
11 3 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.35%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.23%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 89 (10.27%) Microsoft Office
2 51 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (2.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
5 16 (1.85%) AutoCAD
6 6 (0.69%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.58%) GNU Octave
8 3 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.35%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.35%) Sketch
9 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.12%) Stata
Business Applications
1 20 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.35%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle HRMS
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.23%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.12%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 91 (10.50%) Azure
2 71 (8.19%) Office 365
3 49 (5.65%) AWS
4 48 (5.54%) SaaS
5 18 (2.08%) GitHub
6 17 (1.96%) Power Platform
7 14 (1.61%) vREST
8 13 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (1.15%) Slack
10 7 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
10 7 (0.81%) PowerApps
11 6 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.58%) GCP
12 5 (0.58%) OneDrive
12 5 (0.58%) Serverless
13 3 (0.35%) Google Analytics
13 3 (0.35%) IaaS
13 3 (0.35%) PaaS
14 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 2 (0.23%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 91 (10.50%) Firewall
2 52 (6.00%) VPN
3 48 (5.54%) DHCP
3 48 (5.54%) DNS
4 42 (4.84%) TCP/IP
5 30 (3.46%) Skype
6 26 (3.00%) WAN
6 26 (3.00%) Wireless
7 25 (2.88%) Internet
8 23 (2.65%) LAN
9 22 (2.54%) Broadband
9 22 (2.54%) Remote Desktop
10 19 (2.19%) VoIP
11 16 (1.85%) SAN
11 16 (1.85%) VLAN
12 15 (1.73%) Network Security
13 12 (1.38%) BGP
13 12 (1.38%) OSPF
14 11 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.23%) MySQL
3 21 (2.42%) Relational Database
4 13 (1.50%) RDBMS
5 12 (1.38%) Power BI
5 12 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.35%) Big Data
8 3 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.23%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.23%) GIS
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.23%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.12%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.12%) Redis
Development Applications
1 45 (5.19%) Git (software)
1 45 (5.19%) JIRA
2 28 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 20 (2.31%) NUnit
4 19 (2.19%) Bitbucket
5 18 (2.08%) SpecFlow
6 15 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (1.73%) Jenkins
7 13 (1.50%) Rational DOORS
8 11 (1.27%) Rational Rhapsody
9 10 (1.15%) Cucumber
10 9 (1.04%) gulp
10 9 (1.04%) Postman
10 9 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
11 8 (0.92%) Fiddler
11 8 (0.92%) LINQPad
12 7 (0.81%) Selenium
12 7 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (0.81%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.69%) Subversion
General
1 117 (13.49%) Finance
2 55 (6.34%) Public Sector
3 52 (6.00%) Electronics
4 50 (5.77%) Legal
5 39 (4.50%) Marketing
6 30 (3.46%) Retail
6 30 (3.46%) Telecoms
7 28 (3.23%) Aerospace
8 27 (3.11%) Games
9 25 (2.88%) Manufacturing
10 16 (1.85%) Automotive
11 14 (1.61%) French Language
12 13 (1.50%) Italian Language
12 13 (1.50%) Spanish Language
13 10 (1.15%) Local Government
14 7 (0.81%) Billing
14 7 (0.81%) Military
15 5 (0.58%) Back Office
15 5 (0.58%) Police
16 4 (0.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 192 (22.15%) Developer
2 78 (9.00%) Analyst
3 73 (8.42%) .NET Developer
4 63 (7.27%) C# Developer
5 52 (6.00%) Consultant
6 49 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 43 (4.96%) Architect
8 41 (4.73%) Support Engineer
9 40 (4.61%) Firmware Engineer
9 40 (4.61%) Software Developer
10 37 (4.27%) Full Stack Developer
10 37 (4.27%) Project Manager
11 36 (4.15%) Java Developer
11 36 (4.15%) Software Engineer
12 33 (3.81%) Administrator
13 31 (3.58%) Senior Developer
14 30 (3.46%) Tester
15 26 (3.00%) .NET Software Developer
15 26 (3.00%) Desktop Engineer
16 23 (2.65%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (15.22%) .NET
2 101 (11.65%) HTML
3 94 (10.84%) CSS
4 76 (8.77%) AngularJS
5 50 (5.77%) Web Services
6 41 (4.73%) .NET Framework
7 37 (4.27%) ASP.NET
8 34 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
9 32 (3.69%) React
10 29 (3.34%) HTML5
11 28 (3.23%) jQuery
12 25 (2.88%) Ajax
12 25 (2.88%) REST
13 19 (2.19%) JSON
14 18 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (2.08%) CSS3
15 17 (1.96%) XML
16 16 (1.85%) .NET Core
17 14 (1.61%) RESTful
18 13 (1.50%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 114 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (10.38%) Management Information System
3 33 (3.81%) Data Centre
4 31 (3.58%) User Experience
5 28 (3.23%) Replication
6 25 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (2.77%) Linux Command Line
8 22 (2.54%) Smartphone
9 19 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
10 16 (1.85%) CAN bus
11 14 (1.61%) Enterprise Cloud
12 12 (1.38%) Algorithms
12 12 (1.38%) Cloud Native
12 12 (1.38%) Mobile App
12 12 (1.38%) Private Cloud
13 11 (1.27%) Clustering
13 11 (1.27%) PKI
14 10 (1.15%) CMDB
15 9 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
16 8 (0.92%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 207 (23.88%) Windows
2 119 (13.73%) Linux
3 72 (8.30%) Windows 10
4 69 (7.96%) Windows Server
5 47 (5.42%) Windows 7
6 37 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (3.11%) Apple iOS
8 25 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (2.42%) Ubuntu
10 16 (1.85%) FreeRTOS
11 15 (1.73%) Unix
12 11 (1.27%) Windows 8
13 10 (1.15%) VMS
14 8 (0.92%) Android
14 8 (0.92%) CentOS
15 4 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.46%) Solaris
16 2 (0.23%) Debian
16 2 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
17 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (28.14%) Problem-Solving
2 200 (23.07%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (12.23%) ITIL
4 93 (10.73%) Computer Science
5 92 (10.61%) Software Engineering
6 87 (10.03%) Project Management
7 73 (8.42%) Test Automation
8 63 (7.27%) TDD
9 58 (6.69%) Cybersecurity
9 58 (6.69%) Project Delivery
10 57 (6.57%) Scrum
11 56 (6.46%) Validation
12 54 (6.23%) Information Security
12 54 (6.23%) Time Management
13 48 (5.54%) MVC
14 46 (5.31%) PRINCE2
14 46 (5.31%) Service Management
15 45 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
15 45 (5.19%) Decision-Making
16 43 (4.96%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 178 (20.53%) C#
2 143 (16.49%) JavaScript
3 133 (15.34%) SQL
4 85 (9.80%) C
5 62 (7.15%) C++
6 59 (6.81%) Java
7 49 (5.65%) PowerShell
8 48 (5.54%) Python
9 31 (3.58%) T-SQL
10 27 (3.11%) ANSI C
11 24 (2.77%) PHP
11 24 (2.77%) VB.NET
12 20 (2.31%) TypeScript
13 16 (1.85%) Embedded C
13 16 (1.85%) Embedded C++
14 13 (1.50%) Java 8
15 9 (1.04%) Bash Shell
15 9 (1.04%) Ruby
16 6 (0.69%) Delphi
17 5 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 238 (27.45%) Degree
2 111 (12.80%) Security Cleared
3 46 (5.31%) Computer Science Degree
4 43 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (4.84%) SC Cleared
6 29 (3.34%) Cisco Certification
7 27 (3.11%) A+ Certification
8 23 (2.65%) CISSP
8 23 (2.65%) MCP
9 20 (2.31%) CCNA
10 18 (2.08%) CREST Certified
11 15 (1.73%) MCSE
11 15 (1.73%) Tigerscheme
12 14 (1.61%) CHECK Team Member
12 14 (1.61%) ISTQB
13 13 (1.50%) MCSA
13 13 (1.50%) PhD
14 12 (1.38%) CESG Certified Professional
14 12 (1.38%) CISM
14 12 (1.38%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (9.00%) SLA
2 35 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (3.92%) QA
4 21 (2.42%) GDPR
4 21 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 18 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials
6 15 (1.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 14 (1.61%) PCI DSS
8 11 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 15288
9 10 (1.15%) PMO
10 8 (0.92%) RMADS
11 6 (0.69%) NIST
12 5 (0.58%) JSP 440
13 3 (0.35%) Data Quality
13 3 (0.35%) NCSC
14 2 (0.23%) COBIT
14 2 (0.23%) Def Stans
14 2 (0.23%) HAZOP
14 2 (0.23%) IFRS
14 2 (0.23%) NIST 800
System Software
1 68 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 56 (6.46%) Firmware
3 27 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (2.31%) Hyper-V
5 17 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (1.73%) vSphere
7 13 (1.50%) Docker
8 8 (0.92%) vCloud
8 8 (0.92%) VMware NSX
9 4 (0.46%) XenApp
10 3 (0.35%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.35%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.23%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.12%) KVM
12 1 (0.12%) NFS
12 1 (0.12%) Samba
12 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 41 (4.73%) SCCM
2 16 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (1.73%) BMC PATROL
4 14 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
4 14 (1.61%) Nagios
5 13 (1.50%) WSUS
6 9 (1.04%) Kubernetes
6 9 (1.04%) Microsoft Clustering
7 8 (0.92%) Kibana
7 8 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.58%) Ansible
9 2 (0.23%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.23%) SCOM
9 2 (0.23%) Terraform
10 1 (0.12%) Nessus
10 1 (0.12%) Nmap
10 1 (0.12%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 234 (26.99%) Microsoft
2 49 (5.65%) Cisco
3 37 (4.27%) VMware
4 29 (3.34%) ServiceNow
5 27 (3.11%) Freescale
5 27 (3.11%) Renesas
6 23 (2.65%) Citrix
6 23 (2.65%) HP
6 23 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
7 21 (2.42%) Apple
8 18 (2.08%) IBM
8 18 (2.08%) Oracle
9 16 (1.85%) Atlassian
10 14 (1.61%) SAP
11 13 (1.50%) Adobe
12 12 (1.38%) Google
13 11 (1.27%) Dell
14 9 (1.04%) Arista
14 9 (1.04%) Brocade
14 9 (1.04%) Emulex