Period
to 15 September 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 15 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Self-Motivation
England > South West
6 months to
15 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 145 94 81
Rank change year-on-year -51 -13 -13
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 209 335 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.10% 3.24% 3.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.68% 8.48% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 178 281 335
South West median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £22,625 £21,250 £22,366
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -

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 3,682 3,950 3,839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.04% 38.20% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,773 3,050 3,047
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £53,400 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.71% +5.00% -

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +38 89 £32,500 -18.75% 37
Dorset -5 37 £37,500 +15.38% 13
Wiltshire -35 35 £40,447 +44.45% 18
Gloucestershire -84 21 £38,500 -23.00% 15
Devon -12 15 £39,500 +5.33% 13
Somerset -12 11 £27,250 -20.08% 13
Cornwall +14 1 £50,000 +127.27% 4
Self-Motivation
England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 74 (35.41%) Microsoft
2 64 (30.62%) Problem-Solving
3 53 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (23.92%) Windows
5 44 (21.05%) Finance
6 41 (19.62%) SQL
7 38 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
8 37 (17.70%) SQL Server
9 36 (17.22%) Degree
10 32 (15.31%) Azure
11 30 (14.35%) Windows Server
12 29 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
13 28 (13.40%) ITIL
14 26 (12.44%) Scrum
15 25 (11.96%) HTML
15 25 (11.96%) Office 365
16 24 (11.48%) CSS
17 23 (11.00%) Active Directory
18 22 (10.53%) JavaScript
19 21 (10.05%) Mentoring
20 20 (9.57%) C#
20 20 (9.57%) Git (software)
21 19 (9.09%) Security Cleared
21 19 (9.09%) Marketing
21 19 (9.09%) Software Engineering
21 19 (9.09%) Java
21 19 (9.09%) ERP
21 19 (9.09%) Project Management
22 18 (8.61%) Continuous Improvement
22 18 (8.61%) Windows 10

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 12 (5.74%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.83%) Confluence
3 6 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.87%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.87%) Skype for Business
4 5 (2.39%) CMS
5 4 (1.91%) WordPress
6 3 (1.44%) ArcGIS
6 3 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.96%) IIS
8 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.48%) Drupal
8 1 (0.48%) Liferay
Applications
1 38 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (8.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (7.66%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (2.39%) AutoCAD
5 4 (1.91%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 4 (1.91%) PTC Creo
6 2 (0.96%) CATIA
6 2 (0.96%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (2.87%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.96%) Magento
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.48%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.48%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 32 (15.31%) Azure
2 25 (11.96%) Office 365
3 12 (5.74%) AWS
4 6 (2.87%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.91%) GCP
5 4 (1.91%) SaaS
6 1 (0.48%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.48%) AdWords
6 1 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.48%) IaaS
6 1 (0.48%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.48%) PaaS
6 1 (0.48%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.22%) DNS
2 12 (5.74%) DHCP
2 12 (5.74%) Firewall
3 11 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 9 (4.31%) VLAN
5 8 (3.83%) Skype
5 8 (3.83%) Wireless
6 7 (3.35%) VPN
7 6 (2.87%) IPv4
7 6 (2.87%) SAN
7 6 (2.87%) VoIP
8 5 (2.39%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (1.91%) Broadband
9 4 (1.91%) HTTP
10 3 (1.44%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (1.44%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.44%) SpaceWire
10 3 (1.44%) WebEx
11 1 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.48%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.70%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.31%) NoSQL
2 9 (4.31%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.83%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.87%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (2.87%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (2.39%) MySQL
6 3 (1.44%) GIS
6 3 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.44%) QGIS
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.44%) SQLite
7 2 (0.96%) Aerospike
8 1 (0.48%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.48%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.48%) Infinispan
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.48%) Power BI
8 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (9.57%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.22%) JIRA
3 8 (3.83%) Selenium
4 6 (2.87%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.87%) JMeter
4 6 (2.87%) LoadRunner
4 6 (2.87%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (2.87%) SpecFlow
4 6 (2.87%) Subversion
5 5 (2.39%) Grunt
5 5 (2.39%) gulp
6 4 (1.91%) GCC
7 3 (1.44%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.44%) GitLab
7 3 (1.44%) webpack
8 2 (0.96%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.96%) JUnit
8 2 (0.96%) Maven
8 2 (0.96%) Ranorex
8 2 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (21.05%) Finance
2 19 (9.09%) Marketing
3 15 (7.18%) Public Sector
3 15 (7.18%) Retail
4 13 (6.22%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.35%) Law
6 6 (2.87%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.39%) Publishing
8 4 (1.91%) Electronics
9 3 (1.44%) Banking
10 2 (0.96%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.96%) Social Housing
11 1 (0.48%) Automotive
11 1 (0.48%) Back Office
11 1 (0.48%) Games
11 1 (0.48%) Legal
11 1 (0.48%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 50 (23.92%) Developer
2 43 (20.57%) Analyst
3 15 (7.18%) Service Analyst
3 15 (7.18%) Support Engineer
4 14 (6.70%) Applications Support
4 14 (6.70%) IT Support
5 12 (5.74%) Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (5.74%) Software Engineer
6 11 (5.26%) IT Engineer
7 9 (4.31%) .NET Developer
7 9 (4.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (4.31%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (4.31%) Senior Developer
8 8 (3.83%) C# Developer
8 8 (3.83%) Project Manager
8 8 (3.83%) Software Developer
8 8 (3.83%) Technical Engineer
8 8 (3.83%) Technical Support
8 8 (3.83%) Technical Support Engineer
9 7 (3.35%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.96%) HTML
2 24 (11.48%) CSS
3 17 (8.13%) .NET
4 16 (7.66%) AngularJS
5 13 (6.22%) Web Services
6 12 (5.74%) HTML5
7 11 (5.26%) CSS3
8 10 (4.78%) jQuery
9 9 (4.31%) React
9 9 (4.31%) React Native
9 9 (4.31%) Spring
9 9 (4.31%) XML
10 8 (3.83%) RESTful
11 7 (3.35%) ASP.NET
11 7 (3.35%) JSON
11 7 (3.35%) XML Schema
12 6 (2.87%) Gherkin
12 6 (2.87%) Meteor
12 6 (2.87%) OAuth
12 6 (2.87%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.74%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 9 (4.31%) Algorithms
5 6 (2.87%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.87%) iPad
5 6 (2.87%) User Experience
6 4 (1.91%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.91%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.91%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.91%) Freedom of Information
6 4 (1.91%) Freedom of Information Act
6 4 (1.91%) iPhone
6 4 (1.91%) PKI
7 3 (1.44%) Clustering
7 3 (1.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (1.44%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.44%) Social Media
8 2 (0.96%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 50 (23.92%) Windows
2 30 (14.35%) Windows Server
3 18 (8.61%) Windows 10
4 16 (7.66%) Linux
4 16 (7.66%) Windows 7
5 12 (5.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.26%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.87%) Android
7 6 (2.87%) Mac OS
7 6 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.96%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 2 (0.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (30.62%) Problem-Solving
2 53 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (13.40%) ITIL
4 26 (12.44%) Scrum
5 21 (10.05%) Mentoring
6 19 (9.09%) ERP
6 19 (9.09%) Project Management
6 19 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 18 (8.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (7.66%) Computer Science
8 16 (7.66%) DevOps
8 16 (7.66%) Digital Marketing
8 16 (7.66%) ETL
9 15 (7.18%) TDD
9 15 (7.18%) Web Development
10 14 (6.70%) Coaching
10 14 (6.70%) Decision-Making
11 13 (6.22%) Data Protection
11 13 (6.22%) Test Automation
12 12 (5.74%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 41 (19.62%) SQL
2 22 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 20 (9.57%) C#
4 19 (9.09%) Java
5 12 (5.74%) PHP
6 11 (5.26%) C
6 11 (5.26%) Python
6 11 (5.26%) TypeScript
7 9 (4.31%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.39%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.91%) C++
10 3 (1.44%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.44%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.96%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.96%) Go
11 2 (0.96%) Java 8
11 2 (0.96%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.48%) Korn
12 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (17.22%) Degree
2 19 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.78%) ISEB
3 10 (4.78%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.83%) CISSP
5 6 (2.87%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (2.87%) DBS Check
5 6 (2.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (2.87%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (2.39%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.39%) CISMP
6 5 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.91%) A+ Certification
7 4 (1.91%) CISM
7 4 (1.91%) MCITP
7 4 (1.91%) MCSE
7 4 (1.91%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.44%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.96%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.83%) QA
2 7 (3.35%) GDPR
3 6 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (1.91%) SLA
5 3 (1.44%) ECSS
5 3 (1.44%) MISRA
5 3 (1.44%) MISRA C
6 2 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.96%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (11.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.44%) Docker
3 3 (1.44%) vSphere
3 3 (1.44%) XenApp
4 2 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (0.96%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (3.35%) SCCM
2 5 (2.39%) CSIRT
3 1 (0.48%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.48%) Nagios
3 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 74 (35.41%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.13%) Apple
3 16 (7.66%) Oracle
4 9 (4.31%) VMware
5 8 (3.83%) Dell
5 8 (3.83%) HP
6 7 (3.35%) Cisco
7 6 (2.87%) Atlassian
7 6 (2.87%) EMC
7 6 (2.87%) SAP
8 4 (1.91%) Canon
9 3 (1.44%) BT
9 3 (1.44%) Citrix
9 3 (1.44%) CommVault
9 3 (1.44%) ESRI
9 3 (1.44%) Nimble Storage
9 3 (1.44%) Xilinx
10 2 (0.96%) Adobe
10 2 (0.96%) ANSYS
10 2 (0.96%) Avaya