Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > South West
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 79 68
Rank change year-on-year -16 -11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 336 418 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.23% 4.05% 4.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.76% 9.83% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 292 353 411
South West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +3.66%

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 4,328 4,252 4,441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.67% 41.22% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3,373 3,409 3,639
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 20 August 2018.

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 20 August 2018. 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
Gloucestershire +50 94 £47,500 +25.83% 10
Bristol -52 83 £40,000 +6.67% 23
Wiltshire -19 49 £28,000 -27.74% 9
Dorset -10 43 £35,000 +6.06% 14
Somerset +33 41 £32,500 -1.52% 8
Devon -16 13 £37,500 +8.95% 13
Cornwall +4 7 £22,000 -12.00% 3
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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 92 (27.38%) HTML
2 89 (26.49%) JavaScript
3 88 (26.19%) CSS
4 86 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (24.40%) Microsoft
6 77 (22.92%) SQL
7 69 (20.54%) Windows
8 61 (18.15%) Problem-Solving
9 54 (16.07%) SQL Server
10 53 (15.77%) .NET
10 53 (15.77%) C#
11 51 (15.18%) Finance
12 50 (14.88%) Security Cleared
13 46 (13.69%) ITIL
14 44 (13.10%) Degree
14 44 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
15 42 (12.50%) PHP
16 40 (11.90%) TCP/IP
17 37 (11.01%) Service Delivery
18 35 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
19 34 (10.12%) jQuery
20 33 (9.82%) Marketing
20 33 (9.82%) Service Management
20 33 (9.82%) Java
21 32 (9.52%) MVC
21 32 (9.52%) Scrum
21 32 (9.52%) Web Development
21 32 (9.52%) AngularJS
22 31 (9.23%) DV Cleared
23 29 (8.63%) MySQL

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 18 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.17%) Moodle
3 9 (2.68%) CMS
4 8 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (2.38%) Skype for Business
5 7 (2.08%) Drupal
6 6 (1.79%) Apache
6 6 (1.79%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.79%) nginx
7 5 (1.49%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.49%) Confluence
8 4 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.89%) WordPress
10 2 (0.60%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (2.08%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (1.49%) InfoPath
6 5 (1.49%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.60%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.60%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.30%) Magento
1 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 35 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.76%) Google Analytics
3 12 (3.57%) Office 365
4 11 (3.27%) AdWords
4 11 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.27%) Google Tag Manager
5 6 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (1.79%) GitHub
6 3 (0.89%) npm
6 3 (0.89%) NuGet
6 3 (0.89%) SaaS
7 2 (0.60%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.60%) PaaS
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.30%) Cloudflare
8 1 (0.30%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 40 (11.90%) TCP/IP
2 18 (5.36%) Internet
3 16 (4.76%) LAN
4 13 (3.87%) DNS
5 12 (3.57%) HTTP
6 11 (3.27%) DHCP
7 10 (2.98%) Firewall
8 8 (2.38%) FTP
8 8 (2.38%) Skype
8 8 (2.38%) VoIP
8 8 (2.38%) WAN
9 7 (2.08%) IPv4
9 7 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (1.79%) VPN
11 5 (1.49%) SMS
11 5 (1.49%) SMTP
12 3 (0.89%) SAN
12 3 (0.89%) SSL
12 3 (0.89%) VLAN
13 1 (0.30%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.63%) MySQL
3 7 (2.08%) MongoDB
3 7 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.79%) Redis
5 4 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (1.19%) Neo4j
6 3 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (0.89%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.60%) Power BI
7 2 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.30%) DB2
8 1 (0.30%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 18 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 15 (4.46%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.98%) GitLab
3 10 (2.98%) JIRA
3 10 (2.98%) WiX
4 9 (2.68%) MSI
5 8 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.38%) Selenium
5 8 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.79%) PHPUnit
7 5 (1.49%) NUnit
7 5 (1.49%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.19%) JUnit
9 3 (0.89%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.89%) Moq
9 3 (0.89%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.89%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.89%) XMLUnit
9 3 (0.89%) xUnit.net
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 51 (15.18%) Finance
2 33 (9.82%) Marketing
3 27 (8.04%) Telecoms
4 20 (5.95%) Manufacturing
5 16 (4.76%) Electronics
6 14 (4.17%) Advertising
7 11 (3.27%) Retail
8 8 (2.38%) Automotive
9 6 (1.79%) Back Office
9 6 (1.79%) Games
9 6 (1.79%) Georgian Language
10 5 (1.49%) Aerospace
10 5 (1.49%) Banking
10 5 (1.49%) Military
11 3 (0.89%) Brand Awareness
11 3 (0.89%) Legal
12 2 (0.60%) Billing
13 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 96 (28.57%) Developer
2 42 (12.50%) Analyst
3 33 (9.82%) Software Developer
4 25 (7.44%) .NET Developer
5 21 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 19 (5.65%) Project Manager
6 19 (5.65%) Senior Manager
6 19 (5.65%) Support Analyst
7 17 (5.06%) C# Developer
7 17 (5.06%) IT Support
8 16 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (4.17%) Web Developer
10 12 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
10 12 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
10 12 (3.57%) Graduate
10 12 (3.57%) PHP Developer
11 11 (3.27%) Digital Marketing Manager
11 11 (3.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 11 (3.27%) Marketing Manager
11 11 (3.27%) PPC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (27.38%) HTML
2 88 (26.19%) CSS
3 53 (15.77%) .NET
4 34 (10.12%) jQuery
5 32 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 29 (8.63%) React
6 29 (8.63%) XML
7 27 (8.04%) HTML5
8 25 (7.44%) Node.js
9 21 (6.25%) RESTful
10 20 (5.95%) CSS3
11 15 (4.46%) ASP.NET
11 15 (4.46%) D3.js
11 15 (4.46%) REST
12 13 (3.87%) .NET Framework
12 13 (3.87%) Backbone.js
12 13 (3.87%) Entity Framework
12 13 (3.87%) Express
12 13 (3.87%) Vue.js
13 12 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 44 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.74%) Driving Licence
3 16 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 16 (4.76%) Social Media
4 15 (4.46%) NHS
5 9 (2.68%) VLE
6 8 (2.38%) Fat Client
6 8 (2.38%) iPad
6 8 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.38%) Thin Client
7 7 (2.08%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.79%) Mobile Games
8 6 (1.79%) Social Network
8 6 (1.79%) User Experience
9 5 (1.49%) CAN bus
9 5 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.49%) Graphic Design
9 5 (1.49%) W3C
10 3 (0.89%) Blog
10 3 (0.89%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 69 (20.54%) Windows
2 28 (8.33%) Linux
3 21 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 14 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 12 (3.57%) Windows 10
6 10 (2.98%) Android
6 10 (2.98%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.38%) Mac OS
7 8 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (1.49%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.49%) Unix
9 4 (1.19%) Solaris
9 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.30%) Debian
10 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (18.15%) Problem-Solving
3 46 (13.69%) ITIL
4 37 (11.01%) Service Delivery
5 33 (9.82%) Service Management
6 32 (9.52%) MVC
6 32 (9.52%) Scrum
6 32 (9.52%) Web Development
7 28 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 26 (7.74%) Software Engineering
9 25 (7.44%) Digital Marketing
10 24 (7.14%) Analytics
10 24 (7.14%) SDLC
10 24 (7.14%) Test Automation
11 22 (6.55%) Project Management
12 20 (5.95%) PRINCE2
12 20 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (5.65%) TDD
14 18 (5.36%) CRM
14 18 (5.36%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 89 (26.49%) JavaScript
2 77 (22.92%) SQL
3 53 (15.77%) C#
4 42 (12.50%) PHP
5 33 (9.82%) Java
6 25 (7.44%) C
7 17 (5.06%) Python
8 16 (4.76%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.27%) C++
9 11 (3.27%) Perl
10 6 (1.79%) TypeScript
11 5 (1.49%) Embedded C
11 5 (1.49%) Ruby
11 5 (1.49%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.49%) Tcl
12 4 (1.19%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.19%) Go
12 4 (1.19%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.19%) VBScript
13 3 (0.89%) ES6
Qualifications
1 50 (14.88%) Security Cleared
2 44 (13.10%) Degree
3 31 (9.23%) DV Cleared
4 25 (7.44%) SC Cleared
5 14 (4.17%) DBS Check
6 13 (3.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (2.38%) APMP
7 8 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (2.08%) CISSP
9 6 (1.79%) CCNA
9 6 (1.79%) CCNP
9 6 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.79%) CISM
10 5 (1.49%) CISA
10 5 (1.49%) PCI QSA
11 4 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (0.89%) MCSE
13 2 (0.60%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.60%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.65%) SLA
2 14 (4.17%) QA
3 11 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 6 (1.79%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.19%) Government Security Classifications
7 3 (0.89%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.60%) PMO
9 1 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.30%) GDPR
9 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (7.44%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.79%) Docker
4 5 (1.49%) Firmware
5 4 (1.19%) XenApp
6 3 (0.89%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.89%) vSphere
7 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (1.79%) Puppet
2 5 (1.49%) Ansible
3 4 (1.19%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.89%) Cacti
4 3 (0.89%) Nagios
4 3 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.89%) Salt
5 2 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.30%) SCCM
6 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 82 (24.40%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.14%) VMware
3 19 (5.65%) Citrix
4 16 (4.76%) Google
5 13 (3.87%) Facebook
5 13 (3.87%) Oracle
6 11 (3.27%) Capita
6 11 (3.27%) DoubleClick
6 11 (3.27%) Kenshoo
6 11 (3.27%) Marin
6 11 (3.27%) Twitter
7 10 (2.98%) Apple
7 10 (2.98%) Cisco
7 10 (2.98%) HP
7 10 (2.98%) SAP
8 8 (2.38%) Adobe
9 6 (1.79%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.19%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.89%) Dell
11 3 (0.89%) EMC