Period
to 30 November 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 30 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > South East
6 months to
30 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 65 113 71
Rank change year-on-year +48 -42 +10
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 837 238 983
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 4.55% 2.70% 3.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.20% 8.68% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 412 173 757
10th Percentile £25,800 £25,200 £26,000
25th Percentile £34,990 £32,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £42,500 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year +17.65% -8.60% +9.41%
75th Percentile £68,750 £61,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,640 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.73% +10.31% -

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 6,858 2,741 7,958
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.26% 31.07% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3,966 2,225 6,290
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,750 £28,250
25th Percentile £40,313 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £64,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +1.85%

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 30 November 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 30 November 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 +21 241 £45,000 - 64
Hampshire +4 222 £60,000 +60.00% 29
Surrey +4 156 £50,000 +17.65% 24
Berkshire +4 111 £50,500 +2.02% 30
Oxfordshire +8 81 £40,979 -13.73% 10
East Sussex +28 74 £79,000 +26.40% 15
West Sussex +46 72 £47,500 -26.92% 27
Buckinghamshire -20 50 £47,500 +18.75% 24
Kent -9 49 £45,000 +63.64% 16
Middlesex +1 2 - - 1
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 30 November 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.

1 389 (46.48%) Social Skills
2 287 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 270 (32.26%) Degree
4 234 (27.96%) Microsoft
5 215 (25.69%) Finance
6 205 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
7 195 (23.30%) Computer Science
8 169 (20.19%) DevOps
9 163 (19.47%) Azure
10 152 (18.16%) JavaScript
11 149 (17.80%) Java
12 138 (16.49%) Python
13 133 (15.89%) CSS
14 129 (15.41%) AWS
15 122 (14.58%) Linux
16 120 (14.34%) C#
17 115 (13.74%) AngularJS
18 113 (13.50%) Software Engineering
19 112 (13.38%) Scrum
19 112 (13.38%) Project Management
20 107 (12.78%) Git (software)
21 106 (12.66%) React
22 103 (12.31%) Microsoft 365
23 98 (11.71%) Spring
24 97 (11.59%) Microservices
25 96 (11.47%) Windows
26 95 (11.35%) HTML
26 95 (11.35%) Management Information System
27 93 (11.11%) .NET
27 93 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

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 58 (6.93%) GemFire
2 44 (5.26%) Apache
2 44 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
3 43 (5.14%) Apache Spark
4 27 (3.23%) MS Exchange
5 26 (3.11%) Cloud Foundry
6 25 (2.99%) CMS
7 16 (1.91%) WordPress
8 15 (1.79%) SharePoint
9 14 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (1.19%) Joomla!
11 9 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
11 9 (1.08%) Umbraco
12 8 (0.96%) Confluence
13 7 (0.84%) EPiServer
13 7 (0.84%) Kentico
14 3 (0.36%) SAS
14 3 (0.36%) Skype for Business
15 2 (0.24%) IIS
15 2 (0.24%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 70 (8.36%) Microsoft Office
2 58 (6.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.19%) Adobe XD
5 6 (0.72%) InVision
5 6 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.24%) Figma
6 2 (0.24%) UXPin
7 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.12%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 28 (3.35%) Maximo
2 13 (1.55%) SAP S/4HANA
3 8 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.72%) SAP EHS
4 6 (0.72%) SAP IBP
4 6 (0.72%) SAP MDG
4 6 (0.72%) SAP VC
5 5 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.60%) Elite 3E
5 5 (0.60%) NetSuite
5 5 (0.60%) Sprinklr
6 3 (0.36%) C-CURE
6 3 (0.36%) Magento
7 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.12%) Sonata
7 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 163 (19.47%) Azure
2 129 (15.41%) AWS
3 103 (12.31%) Microsoft 365
4 85 (10.16%) GitHub
5 38 (4.54%) PaaS
6 34 (4.06%) Power Platform
7 33 (3.94%) Cloud Computing
8 30 (3.58%) OpenShift
9 29 (3.46%) Azure Active Directory
10 28 (3.35%) Azure Logic Apps
11 27 (3.23%) Azure Service Bus
11 27 (3.23%) Serverless
12 23 (2.75%) Azure Event Grid
12 23 (2.75%) GitHub Actions
13 21 (2.51%) SaaS
14 11 (1.31%) IaaS
15 9 (1.08%) Amazon S3
16 8 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
17 6 (0.72%) Azure ExpressRoute
17 6 (0.72%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 55 (6.57%) Firewall
2 51 (6.09%) VPN
3 36 (4.30%) DNS
4 32 (3.82%) Internet
5 28 (3.35%) TCP/IP
6 21 (2.51%) DHCP
7 19 (2.27%) Calico
8 15 (1.79%) WAN
9 14 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (1.55%) Wireshark
11 10 (1.19%) HTTP
11 10 (1.19%) LAN
11 10 (1.19%) VLAN
11 10 (1.19%) VoIP
12 9 (1.08%) SAN
13 7 (0.84%) FTP
14 6 (0.72%) ADSL
14 6 (0.72%) Ethernet
14 6 (0.72%) HTTPS
14 6 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (9.32%) PostgreSQL
1 78 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 52 (6.21%) Big Data
3 48 (5.73%) NoSQL
4 41 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (4.42%) HBase
5 37 (4.42%) Relational Database
6 33 (3.94%) Redis
7 32 (3.82%) MariaDB
7 32 (3.82%) Power BI
8 31 (3.70%) MongoDB
9 23 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 22 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (2.51%) MySQL
12 16 (1.91%) Tableau
13 15 (1.79%) Hadoop
14 10 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (0.84%) SQL Server 2019
17 6 (0.72%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 107 (12.78%) Git (software)
2 92 (10.99%) Jenkins
3 60 (7.17%) Sonatype Nexus
4 59 (7.05%) Cucumber
4 59 (7.05%) Gradle
5 56 (6.69%) JUnit
5 56 (6.69%) Protractor
6 54 (6.45%) JIRA
7 43 (5.14%) Selenium
8 41 (4.90%) Eclipse
9 40 (4.78%) Cypress.io
10 39 (4.66%) IntelliJ
11 37 (4.42%) Storybook
12 33 (3.94%) Mockito
13 27 (3.23%) SonarQube
14 19 (2.27%) gulp
15 17 (2.03%) Visual Studio
16 16 (1.91%) Spock
17 14 (1.67%) PHPUnit
17 14 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 389 (46.48%) Social Skills
2 215 (25.69%) Finance
3 93 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 77 (9.20%) Law
5 76 (9.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 72 (8.60%) Organisational Skills
7 70 (8.36%) Retail
8 68 (8.12%) Banking
9 60 (7.17%) Marketing
10 50 (5.97%) Legal
11 33 (3.94%) Public Sector
12 32 (3.82%) Presentation Skills
13 30 (3.58%) Games
14 29 (3.46%) Influencing Skills
15 28 (3.35%) German Language
16 26 (3.11%) Manufacturing
17 24 (2.87%) French Language
17 24 (2.87%) Pharmaceutical
18 20 (2.39%) Italian Language
18 20 (2.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 177 (21.15%) Developer
2 82 (9.80%) Consultant
3 80 (9.56%) Analyst
4 62 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 47 (5.62%) Software Developer
6 36 (4.30%) Technical Consultant
7 34 (4.06%) Network Engineer
8 31 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
9 30 (3.58%) Support Engineer
10 28 (3.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 28 (3.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 26 (3.11%) Administrator
11 26 (3.11%) Lead Software Engineer
12 25 (2.99%) Analyst Developer
12 25 (2.99%) Project Manager
13 24 (2.87%) Senior Consultant
14 23 (2.75%) Azure Consultant
14 23 (2.75%) Pricing Analyst
14 23 (2.75%) Pricing Developer
15 22 (2.63%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (15.89%) CSS
2 115 (13.74%) AngularJS
3 106 (12.66%) React
4 98 (11.71%) Spring
5 95 (11.35%) HTML
6 93 (11.11%) .NET
7 84 (10.04%) Kafka
8 67 (8.00%) Node.js
9 62 (7.41%) RESTful
10 52 (6.21%) REST
10 52 (6.21%) WireMock
11 51 (6.09%) jQuery
12 50 (5.97%) RabbitMQ
13 49 (5.85%) JSON
14 48 (5.73%) Spring Boot
15 46 (5.50%) Redux
16 45 (5.38%) LAMP
17 43 (5.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 37 (4.42%) Express
18 37 (4.42%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 95 (11.35%) Management Information System
2 81 (9.68%) User Experience
3 59 (7.05%) Linux Command Line
4 42 (5.02%) Algorithms
4 42 (5.02%) Virtual Team
5 40 (4.78%) Data Centre
6 26 (3.11%) Data Structures
7 22 (2.63%) Public Cloud
8 20 (2.39%) Life Science
9 16 (1.91%) Client/Server
10 15 (1.79%) Driving Licence
11 14 (1.67%) Legacy Code
12 13 (1.55%) EPoS
12 13 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
12 13 (1.55%) Mobile App
12 13 (1.55%) Renewable Energy
13 11 (1.31%) Replication
14 9 (1.08%) PKI
15 7 (0.84%) Xbox
16 6 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 122 (14.58%) Linux
2 96 (11.47%) Windows
3 65 (7.77%) Unix
4 54 (6.45%) Windows Server
5 21 (2.51%) Windows 10
6 18 (2.15%) Ubuntu
6 18 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (1.91%) Windows Server 2016
7 16 (1.91%) Windows Server 2019
8 14 (1.67%) Android
9 10 (1.19%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.24%) VMS
11 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.12%) Solaris
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
3 195 (23.30%) Computer Science
4 169 (20.19%) DevOps
5 113 (13.50%) Software Engineering
6 112 (13.38%) Project Management
6 112 (13.38%) Scrum
7 97 (11.59%) Microservices
8 90 (10.75%) TDD
9 86 (10.27%) Full Stack Development
10 85 (10.16%) Time Management
11 77 (9.20%) Unit Testing
12 76 (9.08%) ITIL
12 76 (9.08%) Test Automation
13 75 (8.96%) Information Security
14 74 (8.84%) Service Delivery
15 72 (8.60%) User Stories
16 71 (8.48%) Line Management
17 70 (8.36%) Site Reliability Engineering
18 68 (8.12%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 152 (18.16%) JavaScript
2 149 (17.80%) Java
3 138 (16.49%) Python
4 120 (14.34%) C#
5 92 (10.99%) SQL
6 88 (10.51%) C
7 64 (7.65%) Shell Script
8 63 (7.53%) C++
9 45 (5.38%) Bash Shell
10 42 (5.02%) Groovy
11 40 (4.78%) Go
12 35 (4.18%) PowerShell
13 30 (3.58%) PHP
14 28 (3.35%) Perl
15 24 (2.87%) Ruby
16 14 (1.67%) PHP 7
16 14 (1.67%) TypeScript
17 12 (1.43%) T-SQL
18 11 (1.31%) Scala
19 9 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 270 (32.26%) Degree
2 53 (6.33%) Security Cleared
3 50 (5.97%) OCP
3 50 (5.97%) Oracle Certification
4 43 (5.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 41 (4.90%) HND
6 26 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (2.63%) SC Cleared
8 21 (2.51%) CCNA
9 16 (1.91%) CCNP
10 14 (1.67%) ISTQB
10 14 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 14 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (1.31%) MCP
12 10 (1.19%) DBS Check
13 8 (0.96%) CISM
13 8 (0.96%) CISSP
14 7 (0.84%) MCSA
15 6 (0.72%) MCSE
15 6 (0.72%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (10.75%) SLA
2 35 (4.18%) QA
3 26 (3.11%) Cyber Essentials
3 26 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 10 (1.19%) NIST
6 9 (1.08%) GDPR
7 8 (0.96%) COBIT
8 7 (0.84%) ITGC
8 7 (0.84%) RMADS
8 7 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.72%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.60%) GRC
11 4 (0.48%) Accessibility
12 3 (0.36%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 3 (0.36%) GxP
12 3 (0.36%) NCSC
13 2 (0.24%) CDISC
13 2 (0.24%) WAI
13 2 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 71 (8.48%) Docker
2 66 (7.89%) Active Directory
3 45 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (4.42%) HDFS
5 22 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (1.31%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (1.08%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.84%) Firmware
9 6 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.36%) Snort
11 1 (0.12%) NFS
11 1 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 84 (10.04%) Ansible
2 71 (8.48%) Kubernetes
3 33 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
5 21 (2.51%) Single Sign-On
6 20 (2.39%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 20 (2.39%) Grafana
7 19 (2.27%) Kibana
8 16 (1.91%) Terraform
9 5 (0.60%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (0.60%) SCCM
10 4 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.36%) Nessus
12 2 (0.24%) HP ALM
12 2 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.12%) FortiGate
13 1 (0.12%) Jamf Pro
13 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Clustering
13 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 1 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 234 (27.96%) Microsoft
2 65 (7.77%) VMware
3 63 (7.53%) Oracle
4 43 (5.14%) Cisco
5 42 (5.02%) Okta
6 40 (4.78%) Adobe
7 36 (4.30%) Google
7 36 (4.30%) SAP
8 29 (3.46%) Citrix
9 25 (2.99%) Red Hat
10 22 (2.63%) Apple
11 21 (2.51%) PayPal
12 16 (1.91%) ServiceNow
13 14 (1.67%) HP
14 11 (1.31%) Dell Compellent
15 10 (1.19%) Barracuda Networks
15 10 (1.19%) Censornet
16 9 (1.08%) Palo Alto
16 9 (1.08%) Sitecore
16 9 (1.08%) Veeam