Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > South West
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 82 64
Rank change year-on-year -13 -18 +4
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 345 381 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.35% 3.78% 4.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.81% 9.42% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 283 316 410
South West median annual salary £32,500 £36,742 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% -2.02% -1.32%
10th Percentile £21,050 £21,896 £26,200
90th Percentile £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.11% +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 4,420 4,046 4,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 42.93% 40.19% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,410 3,222 3,589
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +40 87 £43,000 -4.44% 14
Wiltshire +8 67 £28,000 -36.00% 10
Bristol -63 61 £41,000 +15.49% 28
Dorset +3 60 £30,000 -3.23% 12
Somerset +19 33 £35,691 +8.15% 8
Devon -11 18 £37,500 -2.02% 18
Cornwall +4 14 £19,000 -24.00% 4
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 90 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 83 (24.06%) HTML
3 82 (23.77%) Microsoft
4 81 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
5 80 (23.19%) CSS
6 77 (22.32%) Problem-Solving
7 74 (21.45%) SQL
8 59 (17.10%) Windows
9 55 (15.94%) PHP
9 55 (15.94%) Degree
9 55 (15.94%) jQuery
9 55 (15.94%) Security Cleared
10 51 (14.78%) .NET
10 51 (14.78%) SQL Server
10 51 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
11 47 (13.62%) C#
12 44 (12.75%) Finance
13 42 (12.17%) ITIL
14 41 (11.88%) DV Cleared
15 38 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
16 36 (10.43%) MVC
17 33 (9.57%) Java
18 32 (9.28%) TCP/IP
18 32 (9.28%) Scrum
18 32 (9.28%) Web Development
19 30 (8.70%) C
20 29 (8.41%) SC Cleared
21 28 (8.12%) Git (software)
21 28 (8.12%) Data Modelling
21 28 (8.12%) Driving Licence

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 26 (7.54%) WordPress
2 15 (4.35%) Drupal
2 15 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 14 (4.06%) Moodle
4 9 (2.61%) Skype for Business
5 8 (2.32%) CMS
5 8 (2.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (2.32%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.45%) Confluence
6 5 (1.45%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.58%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 20 (5.80%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (2.32%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.03%) Photoshop
6 6 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.58%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.58%) InDesign
8 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.45%) Shopify
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.29%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 38 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.77%) GitHub
4 8 (2.32%) Office 365
5 7 (2.03%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (2.03%) Google Analytics
6 5 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 4 (1.16%) AdWords
7 4 (1.16%) Google Tag Manager
7 4 (1.16%) SaaS
8 3 (0.87%) IaaS
8 3 (0.87%) npm
8 3 (0.87%) NuGet
8 3 (0.87%) PaaS
9 2 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.58%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.29%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.29%) Cloudflare
10 1 (0.29%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.28%) TCP/IP
2 23 (6.67%) LAN
3 13 (3.77%) Firewall
4 12 (3.48%) DNS
4 12 (3.48%) HTTP
4 12 (3.48%) Internet
4 12 (3.48%) WAN
5 10 (2.90%) DHCP
5 10 (2.90%) FTP
6 9 (2.61%) Skype
7 6 (1.74%) VPN
8 5 (1.45%) SMTP
9 3 (0.87%) SAN
9 3 (0.87%) SSL
9 3 (0.87%) VLAN
9 3 (0.87%) VoIP
10 2 (0.58%) IPv4
10 2 (0.58%) SMS
10 2 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (14.78%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.09%) MySQL
3 14 (4.06%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.03%) RDBMS
5 6 (1.74%) Big Data
6 5 (1.45%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.16%) Neo4j
7 4 (1.16%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.87%) Power BI
8 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.29%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.29%) DB2
10 1 (0.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 28 (8.12%) Git (software)
2 15 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 14 (4.06%) Bitbucket
4 11 (3.19%) JIRA
5 6 (1.74%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.74%) Selenium
5 6 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.45%) MSI
6 5 (1.45%) WiX
7 4 (1.16%) GitLab
7 4 (1.16%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.87%) Moq
8 3 (0.87%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.87%) XMLUnit
8 3 (0.87%) xUnit.net
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.58%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.29%) Grunt
10 1 (0.29%) gulp
10 1 (0.29%) webpack
General
1 44 (12.75%) Finance
2 24 (6.96%) Marketing
3 17 (4.93%) Manufacturing
3 17 (4.93%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.19%) Electronics
4 11 (3.19%) Retail
5 6 (1.74%) Advertising
5 6 (1.74%) Back Office
5 6 (1.74%) Banking
5 6 (1.74%) Georgian Language
6 5 (1.45%) Aerospace
6 5 (1.45%) Games
6 5 (1.45%) Military
6 5 (1.45%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.58%) Automotive
7 2 (0.58%) Billing
8 1 (0.29%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.29%) Front Office
8 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 116 (33.62%) Developer
2 51 (14.78%) Analyst
3 24 (6.96%) Software Developer
4 19 (5.51%) Support Analyst
5 18 (5.22%) Junior
5 18 (5.22%) Project Manager
5 18 (5.22%) Web Developer
6 16 (4.64%) Support Engineer
7 15 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 15 (4.35%) Junior Developer
7 15 (4.35%) PHP Developer
7 15 (4.35%) Senior Manager
8 14 (4.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 13 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (3.77%) Systems Developer
9 13 (3.77%) WordPress Developer
10 12 (3.48%) Network Engineer
11 10 (2.90%) 1st Line Support
11 10 (2.90%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (2.90%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (24.06%) HTML
2 80 (23.19%) CSS
3 55 (15.94%) jQuery
4 51 (14.78%) .NET
5 27 (7.83%) React
5 27 (7.83%) XML
6 26 (7.54%) AngularJS
7 24 (6.96%) HTML5
8 22 (6.38%) Sass
9 20 (5.80%) ASP.NET
10 19 (5.51%) Node.js
11 17 (4.93%) Ajax
12 16 (4.64%) Vue.js
13 14 (4.06%) LESS
14 13 (3.77%) .NET Framework
14 13 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (3.48%) Entity Framework
16 11 (3.19%) RESTful
17 10 (2.90%) Laravel
17 10 (2.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 51 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (8.12%) Driving Licence
3 16 (4.64%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.06%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.19%) Renewable Energy
5 11 (3.19%) User Experience
6 10 (2.90%) Graphic Design
6 10 (2.90%) NHS
7 9 (2.61%) VLE
8 8 (2.32%) Fat Client
8 8 (2.32%) Thin Client
9 7 (2.03%) iPad
9 7 (2.03%) Social Media
10 6 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.45%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.45%) CAN bus
11 5 (1.45%) Mobile Games
11 5 (1.45%) Public Cloud
12 4 (1.16%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.58%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 59 (17.10%) Windows
2 24 (6.96%) Linux
3 15 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 13 (3.77%) Windows 10
5 12 (3.48%) Windows Server
6 10 (2.90%) Mac OS
7 9 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.03%) Android
8 7 (2.03%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (1.45%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.29%) Debian
11 1 (0.29%) Solaris
11 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.29%) Unix
11 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (22.32%) Problem-Solving
3 42 (12.17%) ITIL
4 36 (10.43%) MVC
5 32 (9.28%) Scrum
5 32 (9.28%) Web Development
6 28 (8.12%) Data Modelling
7 27 (7.83%) OO
8 26 (7.54%) Software Engineering
9 25 (7.25%) Service Delivery
10 24 (6.96%) CRM
10 24 (6.96%) Open Source
11 23 (6.67%) Analytics
11 23 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 23 (6.67%) Service Management
12 22 (6.38%) Web Design
13 21 (6.09%) Test Automation
14 20 (5.80%) Mentoring
14 20 (5.80%) Project Management
15 19 (5.51%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 90 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 74 (21.45%) SQL
3 55 (15.94%) PHP
4 47 (13.62%) C#
5 33 (9.57%) Java
6 30 (8.70%) C
7 18 (5.22%) Python
8 16 (4.64%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.19%) C++
10 8 (2.32%) R
11 6 (1.74%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.45%) Embedded C
12 5 (1.45%) Perl
12 5 (1.45%) Tcl
13 4 (1.16%) Go
13 4 (1.16%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.16%) Ruby
14 3 (0.87%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.87%) ES6
14 3 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 55 (15.94%) Degree
1 55 (15.94%) Security Cleared
2 41 (11.88%) DV Cleared
3 29 (8.41%) SC Cleared
4 15 (4.35%) DBS Check
5 14 (4.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (2.90%) APMP
7 10 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (2.61%) CISSP
9 8 (2.32%) CISM
10 7 (2.03%) CCNA
10 7 (2.03%) CISA
10 7 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (2.03%) PCI QSA
11 4 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (1.16%) MCSE
12 3 (0.87%) CCNP
12 3 (0.87%) MCP
13 1 (0.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.67%) SLA
2 16 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (3.19%) QA
4 10 (2.90%) PCI DSS
5 7 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.87%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.87%) Government Security Classifications
8 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.29%) GDPR
9 1 (0.29%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (6.09%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.32%) Docker
4 5 (1.45%) Firmware
4 5 (1.45%) XenApp
5 3 (0.87%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.87%) vSphere
6 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (1.74%) Ansible
1 6 (1.74%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.16%) Puppet
3 3 (0.87%) Cacti
3 3 (0.87%) Nagios
3 3 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.87%) Salt
4 2 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.29%) SCCM
5 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 82 (23.77%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.22%) VMware
3 16 (4.64%) Citrix
4 15 (4.35%) Oracle
5 13 (3.77%) Adobe
6 8 (2.32%) Cisco
7 7 (2.03%) Google
8 6 (1.74%) Facebook
8 6 (1.74%) HP
9 5 (1.45%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.45%) Volusion
9 5 (1.45%) WooCommerce
10 4 (1.16%) DoubleClick
10 4 (1.16%) Epicor
10 4 (1.16%) Kenshoo
10 4 (1.16%) Marin
10 4 (1.16%) Mitel
10 4 (1.16%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.16%) Twitter
11 3 (0.87%) SolarWinds