Period
to 25 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > South West
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 113 89 65
Rank change year-on-year -24 -24 +18
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 282 360 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.79% 3.38% 4.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.48% 9.27% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 275 323 356
South West median annual salary £31,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,851 £21,300 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,750 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,768 3,885 3,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.25% 36.46% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,811 2,969 3,164
South West median annual salary £42,557 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.13% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,250 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in the South West

Self-Motivation
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in the South West.

Salary trend for Self-Motivation in the South West

Self-Motivation
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Self-Motivation in the South West over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Self-Motivation in the South West

Self-Motivation
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 25 April 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
Bristol -1 103 £37,750 -7.93% 13
Dorset +1 60 £30,000 +15.38% 4
Wiltshire -1 42 £35,500 -27.18% 2
Gloucestershire -16 38 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Somerset -20 24 £25,851 -9.82% 2
Devon -20 13 £40,000 -14.89% 1
Cornwall +20 1 - -
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 West region with a requirement for Self-Motivation.

1 78 (27.66%) Git (software)
2 76 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (22.34%) jQuery
4 55 (19.50%) PHP
5 54 (19.15%) JavaScript
6 51 (18.09%) HTML
7 50 (17.73%) CSS
7 50 (17.73%) MVC
7 50 (17.73%) WordPress
8 49 (17.38%) Problem-Solving
9 47 (16.67%) Open Source
9 47 (16.67%) Finance
10 46 (16.31%) Degree
11 44 (15.60%) Microsoft
12 42 (14.89%) Windows
12 42 (14.89%) SQL
13 41 (14.54%) Project Management
14 35 (12.41%) Java
14 35 (12.41%) OO
15 34 (12.06%) Sass
16 33 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
17 29 (10.28%) LESS
17 29 (10.28%) Laravel
17 29 (10.28%) Scrum
18 28 (9.93%) Adobe
19 27 (9.57%) User Experience
19 27 (9.57%) Ajax
20 26 (9.22%) OO PHP
20 26 (9.22%) Front End Development
21 24 (8.51%) SQL Server

Self-Motivation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 50 (17.73%) WordPress
2 12 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.19%) Drupal
4 8 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.84%) MS Exchange
5 6 (2.13%) IBM Notes
6 5 (1.77%) Confluence
6 5 (1.77%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.42%) IIS
8 3 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.71%) CMS
9 2 (0.71%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 23 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.13%) Acrobat
5 4 (1.42%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.06%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.71%) CATIA
7 2 (0.71%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.71%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (0.71%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) SAP ERP
1 2 (0.71%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.35%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (6.74%) Office 365
4 6 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.13%) Serverless
5 4 (1.42%) GitHub
5 4 (1.42%) IaaS
5 4 (1.42%) SaaS
6 3 (1.06%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.06%) Azure Functions
6 3 (1.06%) npm
7 2 (0.71%) AdWords
7 2 (0.71%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.71%) PaaS
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.35%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.84%) DHCP
2 8 (2.84%) DNS
2 8 (2.84%) Firewall
2 8 (2.84%) VoIP
3 7 (2.48%) Internet
3 7 (2.48%) VLAN
4 6 (2.13%) Intranet
4 6 (2.13%) LAN
4 6 (2.13%) Skype
5 4 (1.42%) WAN
6 3 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (1.06%) iSCSI
6 3 (1.06%) WebEx
7 2 (0.71%) ADSL
7 2 (0.71%) Junos
7 2 (0.71%) MPLS
7 2 (0.71%) OSPF
7 2 (0.71%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.61%) MySQL
3 11 (3.90%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.19%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.48%) JasperReports
5 7 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.13%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.77%) Aerospike
7 5 (1.77%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.06%) Power BI
8 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.71%) Big Data
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.35%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 78 (27.66%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.26%) Selenium
3 11 (3.90%) Jenkins
4 10 (3.55%) JIRA
4 10 (3.55%) Subversion
5 9 (3.19%) Maven
6 7 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (2.48%) Cucumber
6 7 (2.48%) gulp
6 7 (2.48%) JUnit
7 6 (2.13%) Bitbucket
7 6 (2.13%) Grunt
7 6 (2.13%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.77%) JMeter
8 5 (1.77%) Ranorex
8 5 (1.77%) webpack
9 4 (1.42%) LoadRunner
9 4 (1.42%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 47 (16.67%) Finance
2 16 (5.67%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.32%) Marketing
4 8 (2.84%) Electronics
4 8 (2.84%) Legal
5 6 (2.13%) Billing
5 6 (2.13%) Retail
6 4 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.06%) Banking
7 3 (1.06%) Law
8 2 (0.71%) Advertising
8 2 (0.71%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.35%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 108 (38.30%) Developer
2 54 (19.15%) Analyst
3 29 (10.28%) Junior
3 29 (10.28%) Junior Developer
4 26 (9.22%) Junior PHP Developer
4 26 (9.22%) PHP Developer
5 23 (8.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 22 (7.80%) Designer
7 19 (6.74%) Support Analyst
8 13 (4.61%) Project Manager
9 12 (4.26%) Service Analyst
9 12 (4.26%) Support Engineer
10 11 (3.90%) Java Developer
10 11 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (3.90%) Senior Manager
10 11 (3.90%) Senior Project Manager
10 11 (3.90%) Software Developer
11 10 (3.55%) Desktop Support
11 10 (3.55%) Software Engineer
12 9 (3.19%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (22.34%) jQuery
2 51 (18.09%) HTML
3 50 (17.73%) CSS
4 34 (12.06%) Sass
5 29 (10.28%) Laravel
5 29 (10.28%) LESS
6 27 (9.57%) Ajax
7 17 (6.03%) .NET
8 15 (5.32%) Spring
9 14 (4.96%) AngularJS
10 13 (4.61%) HTML5
10 13 (4.61%) Web Services
11 12 (4.26%) Hibernate
11 12 (4.26%) XML
12 11 (3.90%) RESTful
13 9 (3.19%) ASP.NET
13 9 (3.19%) React
14 8 (2.84%) CSS3
15 7 (2.48%) Middleware
16 6 (2.13%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.57%) User Experience
3 10 (3.55%) Driving Licence
4 9 (3.19%) Fintech
4 9 (3.19%) Social Media
5 8 (2.84%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.77%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.77%) Clustering
7 5 (1.77%) iPad
7 5 (1.77%) iPhone
7 5 (1.77%) PMI
7 5 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.42%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.42%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.42%) Freedom of Information
8 4 (1.42%) Freedom of Information Act
8 4 (1.42%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.06%) CMDB
9 3 (1.06%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.89%) Windows
2 16 (5.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (3.19%) Linux
3 9 (3.19%) Windows 7
4 8 (2.84%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.84%) Windows 10
4 8 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (17.73%) MVC
3 49 (17.38%) Problem-Solving
4 47 (16.67%) Open Source
5 41 (14.54%) Project Management
6 35 (12.41%) OO
7 29 (10.28%) Scrum
8 26 (9.22%) Front End Development
8 26 (9.22%) OO PHP
9 22 (7.80%) ITIL
10 20 (7.09%) Software Engineering
11 16 (5.67%) DevOps
12 15 (5.32%) Coaching
12 15 (5.32%) ERP
12 15 (5.32%) Service Management
12 15 (5.32%) TDD
13 14 (4.96%) CRM
13 14 (4.96%) SDLC
13 14 (4.96%) Test Automation
14 13 (4.61%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (19.50%) PHP
2 54 (19.15%) JavaScript
3 42 (14.89%) SQL
4 35 (12.41%) Java
5 23 (8.16%) C#
6 10 (3.55%) C
6 10 (3.55%) PowerShell
7 8 (2.84%) Bash Shell
7 8 (2.84%) TypeScript
8 7 (2.48%) Korn
9 5 (1.77%) C++
9 5 (1.77%) Go
9 5 (1.77%) Java 8
10 4 (1.42%) ES6
10 4 (1.42%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.42%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.06%) Python
11 3 (1.06%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.71%) ABAP
12 2 (0.71%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 46 (16.31%) Degree
2 22 (7.80%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.67%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.26%) DV Cleared
5 11 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.48%) ISTQB
8 6 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (2.13%) NVQ Level 3
8 6 (2.13%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.77%) CCNA
9 5 (1.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (1.42%) CCNP
10 4 (1.42%) ISEB
11 3 (1.06%) CISM
11 3 (1.06%) CISSP
11 3 (1.06%) MCITP
11 3 (1.06%) MCSE
12 2 (0.71%) APMP
12 2 (0.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.96%) QA
1 14 (4.96%) SLA
2 11 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 7 (2.48%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.77%) GDPR
6 2 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.84%) Docker
4 5 (1.77%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (1.77%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.06%) vSphere
5 3 (1.06%) XenApp
6 2 (0.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.48%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.35%) Nagios
4 1 (0.35%) Puppet
4 1 (0.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.93%) Adobe
3 18 (6.38%) Oracle
4 16 (5.67%) Cisco
5 12 (4.26%) VMware
6 8 (2.84%) McAfee
6 8 (2.84%) SAP
7 7 (2.48%) Avaya
7 7 (2.48%) HP
7 7 (2.48%) Nintex
8 6 (2.13%) Lotus
8 6 (2.13%) Symantec
9 5 (1.77%) Apple
9 5 (1.77%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.42%) Facebook
10 4 (1.42%) Juniper
10 4 (1.42%) Tableau
11 3 (1.06%) BT
11 3 (1.06%) Citrix
11 3 (1.06%) CommVault