Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > South West
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 121 115 103
Rank change year-on-year -6 -12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 179 129 254
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.52% 2.74% 2.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.31% 8.54% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 117 88 196
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,275 £23,000
25th Percentile £28,750 £33,438 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £43,875 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.56% +17.00% +15.38%
75th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,449 1,510 2,721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 34.53% 32.07% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,515 1,125 2,120
10th Percentile £30,700 £27,600 £25,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £55,321
90th Percentile £80,931 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Self-Motivation in the South West over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Bristol -17 68 £45,000 -10.00% 27
Wiltshire -4 35 £50,000 - 6
Dorset -2 20 £60,000 +9.09% 12
Somerset +1 19 £28,250 -43.50% 13
Devon -13 15 £27,875 -26.64% 14
Gloucestershire -13 12 £32,500 -44.68% 10
Cornwall -11 11 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 93 (51.96%) Social Skills
2 73 (40.78%) Microsoft
3 67 (37.43%) Problem-Solving
4 52 (29.05%) Finance
5 48 (26.82%) Azure
6 46 (25.70%) Degree
7 45 (25.14%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (21.79%) Retail
9 36 (20.11%) Windows
10 34 (18.99%) Project Management
11 32 (17.88%) Active Directory
11 32 (17.88%) Analytical Skills
12 29 (16.20%) Python
12 29 (16.20%) Microsoft 365
13 25 (13.97%) Marketing
14 24 (13.41%) Manufacturing
15 23 (12.85%) SQL
15 23 (12.85%) Microsoft Office
16 21 (11.73%) HTML
16 21 (11.73%) Software Engineering
16 21 (11.73%) Time Management
16 21 (11.73%) Windows Server
17 20 (11.17%) jQuery
17 20 (11.17%) CMS
17 20 (11.17%) JavaScript
17 20 (11.17%) Linux
17 20 (11.17%) Adobe
18 19 (10.61%) CSS
18 19 (10.61%) Change Management
18 19 (10.61%) Git (software)

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 20 (11.17%) CMS
2 13 (7.26%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.59%) Joomla!
3 10 (5.59%) Umbraco
3 10 (5.59%) WordPress
4 9 (5.03%) EPiServer
4 9 (5.03%) Kentico
4 9 (5.03%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (2.79%) nginx
6 3 (1.68%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.12%) Confluence
8 1 (0.56%) IIS
8 1 (0.56%) Jetty
Applications
1 23 (12.85%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (9.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (5.59%) Adobe XD
4 4 (2.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (2.23%) InDesign
4 4 (2.23%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.56%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (6.70%) SAP MDG
2 5 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 48 (26.82%) Azure
2 29 (16.20%) Microsoft 365
3 14 (7.82%) AWS
3 14 (7.82%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (4.47%) SaaS
5 6 (3.35%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.79%) GCP
7 4 (2.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 4 (2.23%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (1.68%) IaaS
8 3 (1.68%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.68%) PaaS
8 3 (1.68%) Serverless
9 2 (1.12%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.56%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.56%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.56%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.56%) Power Automate
10 1 (0.56%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.94%) DNS
2 11 (6.15%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.59%) DHCP
4 9 (5.03%) Firewall
5 8 (4.47%) VPN
5 8 (4.47%) WAN
6 7 (3.91%) MPLS
7 6 (3.35%) HTTP
8 5 (2.79%) 5G
8 5 (2.79%) SD-WAN
8 5 (2.79%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (2.23%) Internet
9 4 (2.23%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (2.23%) SNMP
9 4 (2.23%) Unified Communications
10 3 (1.68%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (1.68%) HSRP
10 3 (1.68%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (1.68%) RIP
10 3 (1.68%) SMLT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.70%) NoSQL
2 11 (6.15%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.35%) MySQL
5 4 (2.23%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.12%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (1.12%) GIS
6 2 (1.12%) Power BI
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.12%) SQLite
7 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (10.61%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.59%) Dreamweaver
3 8 (4.47%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.47%) JIRA
4 3 (1.68%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.12%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.12%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.56%) CircleCI
General
1 93 (51.96%) Social Skills
2 52 (29.05%) Finance
3 39 (21.79%) Retail
4 32 (17.88%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (13.97%) Marketing
6 24 (13.41%) Manufacturing
7 12 (6.70%) Organisational Skills
8 11 (6.15%) Legal
9 8 (4.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (4.47%) Presentation Skills
10 7 (3.91%) Aerospace
11 6 (3.35%) Public Sector
12 5 (2.79%) Banking
13 4 (2.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 3 (1.68%) Automotive
15 2 (1.12%) Electronics
15 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
16 1 (0.56%) Documentation Skills
16 1 (0.56%) Law
16 1 (0.56%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 31 (17.32%) Developer
2 23 (12.85%) Analyst
3 17 (9.50%) Project Manager
4 15 (8.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 14 (7.82%) Consultant
5 14 (7.82%) IT Support
6 13 (7.26%) IT Engineer
7 10 (5.59%) Designer
7 10 (5.59%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (5.03%) Head of Development
8 9 (5.03%) Head of Digital
8 9 (5.03%) Head of E-Commerce
9 8 (4.47%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (4.47%) Software Engineer
9 8 (4.47%) Support Analyst
9 8 (4.47%) Support Engineer
10 7 (3.91%) IT Support Engineer
11 6 (3.35%) Field Engineer
11 6 (3.35%) IT Support Analyst
11 6 (3.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.73%) HTML
2 20 (11.17%) jQuery
3 19 (10.61%) CSS
4 11 (6.15%) .NET
5 9 (5.03%) JSON
5 9 (5.03%) React
5 9 (5.03%) REST
6 7 (3.91%) Elastic Stack
6 7 (3.91%) Node.js
6 7 (3.91%) XML
7 6 (3.35%) AngularJS
7 6 (3.35%) HTML5
8 5 (2.79%) Django
8 5 (2.79%) Flask
8 5 (2.79%) Sass
9 4 (2.23%) .NET Framework
9 4 (2.23%) Web Services
10 3 (1.68%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (1.68%) Java EE
10 3 (1.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.06%) FMCG
2 9 (5.03%) Mobile App
2 9 (5.03%) User Experience
2 9 (5.03%) Xbox
3 8 (4.47%) EPoS
4 6 (3.35%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.35%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.35%) Virtual Team
5 5 (2.79%) e-Health
6 4 (2.23%) CMDB
6 4 (2.23%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.23%) Social Media
7 3 (1.68%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.68%) IVR
7 3 (1.68%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.68%) Tandem
8 2 (1.12%) Housing Association
8 2 (1.12%) Legacy Systems
9 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.56%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.11%) Windows
2 21 (11.73%) Windows Server
3 20 (11.17%) Linux
4 15 (8.38%) Unix
5 10 (5.59%) Windows 10
6 7 (3.91%) Windows Server 2016
7 6 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.35%) Windows Server 2019
8 5 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.23%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.68%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.12%) AIX
11 2 (1.12%) HPUX
12 1 (0.56%) Android
12 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (37.43%) Problem-Solving
2 45 (25.14%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (18.99%) Project Management
4 21 (11.73%) Software Engineering
4 21 (11.73%) Time Management
5 19 (10.61%) Change Management
5 19 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (10.61%) Requirements Gathering
6 17 (9.50%) Computer Science
6 17 (9.50%) DevOps
6 17 (9.50%) Scrum
7 16 (8.94%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (7.82%) Data Privacy
8 14 (7.82%) Digital Marketing
8 14 (7.82%) Service Delivery
9 13 (7.26%) Data Governance
10 12 (6.70%) Data Management
10 12 (6.70%) GAP Analysis
11 11 (6.15%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.15%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.20%) Python
2 23 (12.85%) SQL
3 20 (11.17%) JavaScript
4 15 (8.38%) C++
5 14 (7.82%) C#
5 14 (7.82%) Java
6 13 (7.26%) C
7 11 (6.15%) Go
8 8 (4.47%) Shell Script
9 6 (3.35%) TypeScript
10 4 (2.23%) Perl
10 4 (2.23%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.68%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.68%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.12%) ANSI C
12 2 (1.12%) PHP
13 1 (0.56%) Bicep
13 1 (0.56%) Rust
13 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 46 (25.70%) Degree
2 12 (6.70%) Master's Degree
3 8 (4.47%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.91%) DBS Check
5 6 (3.35%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.79%) HND
6 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.68%) CCNA
9 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.56%) APMP
10 1 (0.56%) CCIE
10 1 (0.56%) CCNP
10 1 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.56%) MBA
10 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.94%) SLA
2 9 (5.03%) QA
3 5 (2.79%) Accessibility
3 5 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.68%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (1.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (1.68%) GDPR
4 3 (1.68%) PMO
5 1 (0.56%) COBIT
5 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 32 (17.88%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.59%) Docker
3 5 (2.79%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (6.15%) Kubernetes
2 10 (5.59%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (3.91%) Ansible
4 6 (3.35%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 6 (3.35%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (2.23%) Nagios
5 4 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.23%) Puppet
5 4 (2.23%) SCCM
5 4 (2.23%) Terraform
6 1 (0.56%) Istio
Vendors
1 73 (40.78%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.17%) Adobe
3 13 (7.26%) Google
4 12 (6.70%) SAP
5 9 (5.03%) Optimizely
5 9 (5.03%) Sitecore
5 9 (5.03%) Spotify
6 8 (4.47%) HP
7 7 (3.91%) Apple
8 5 (2.79%) PayPal
9 4 (2.23%) Cisco
9 4 (2.23%) Facebook
9 4 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.23%) Twitter
9 4 (2.23%) VMware
10 3 (1.68%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.68%) Citrix
10 3 (1.68%) Meraki
10 3 (1.68%) Oracle
10 3 (1.68%) Rackspace