Self-Motivation Jobs

Self-Motivation
UK

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Self-Motivation in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that cited Self-Motivation over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 67 112 87
Rank change year-on-year +45 -25 +38
Permanent jobs citing Self-Motivation 3,818 2,784 6,912
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.47% 3.01% 4.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.35% 6.99% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,216 1,501 2,643
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £27,500 £35,750 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -23.81% -4.55% +10.00%
75th Percentile £56,250 £72,230 £70,000
90th Percentile £70,750 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +11.11% -

All Generic Skills
UK

Self-Motivation falls under the General and Transferable Skills category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 36,881 39,847 84,337
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 33.57% 43.09% 48.81%
Number of salaries quoted 23,494 22,189 34,558
10th Percentile £28,250 £35,750 £34,500
25th Percentile £38,530 £46,500 £45,229
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £75,000 £85,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £110,000 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Self-Motivation
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Self-Motivation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Self-Motivation in the UK

Self-Motivation
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Self-Motivation.

Salary trend for Self-Motivation in the UK

Self-Motivation
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Self-Motivation over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Self-Motivation in the UK

Self-Motivation
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Self-Motivation within the UK over the 6 months to 25 June 2024. 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
England +49 3,522 £40,000 -23.81% 1,130
UK excluding London +40 2,842 £37,500 -25.00% 914
South East +56 963 £37,500 -25.00% 251
Work from Home +44 946 £49,304 -10.36% 378
London +29 791 £54,000 -16.92% 299
North of England +55 578 £35,000 -26.32% 249
Midlands +18 484 £37,500 -21.05% 195
South West +64 380 £41,214 -6.33% 106
North West +64 357 £35,000 -24.32% 147
East of England +3 280 £33,000 -37.14% 98
West Midlands +5 276 £35,000 -28.29% 95
East Midlands +45 204 £40,000 - 100
Yorkshire +52 171 £37,500 -25.00% 75
Scotland -99 77 £30,000 -40.00% 49
Wales +33 63 £50,855 +27.14% 15
North East -13 50 £32,500 -10.96% 34
Northern Ireland +16 16 £42,800 -14.40% 8
Isle of Man - 1 - - 3

Self-Motivation
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 127 (3.33%) Microsoft Exchange
2 95 (2.49%) SharePoint
3 75 (1.96%) IIS
4 57 (1.49%) CMS
5 45 (1.18%) Umbraco
6 38 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 37 (0.97%) Headless CMS
8 36 (0.94%) Kentico
8 36 (0.94%) WordPress
9 20 (0.52%) Skype for Business
10 13 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (0.31%) Confluence
12 11 (0.29%) nginx
13 9 (0.24%) Office Communications Server
14 7 (0.18%) SAS
15 6 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2000
16 5 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 686 (17.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 522 (13.67%) Microsoft Office
3 349 (9.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 49 (1.28%) Microsoft Project
5 45 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
6 21 (0.55%) MS Visio
7 17 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
8 16 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 16 (0.42%) Photoshop
9 13 (0.34%) AutoCAD
9 13 (0.34%) OrCAD
10 11 (0.29%) Adobe XD
10 11 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
11 8 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
11 8 (0.21%) InDesign
12 7 (0.18%) Simulink
12 7 (0.18%) Sketch
13 5 (0.13%) Stateflow
14 4 (0.10%) Revit
14 4 (0.10%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 33 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.63%) NEC Housing
3 15 (0.39%) SAP S/4HANA
4 14 (0.37%) NetSuite
5 7 (0.18%) SAP BPC
6 6 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.13%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.10%) CA PPM
8 4 (0.10%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.10%) SAP IS-U
9 3 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.079%) Infor SunSystems
9 3 (0.079%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 3 (0.079%) Magento
9 3 (0.079%) Q-Pulse
9 3 (0.079%) Sage 200
9 3 (0.079%) Unit4 Business World
10 2 (0.052%) CiviCRM
10 2 (0.052%) iTrent
10 2 (0.052%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 461 (12.07%) Azure
2 311 (8.15%) Microsoft 365
3 307 (8.04%) AWS
4 301 (7.88%) GCP
5 149 (3.90%) Power Platform
6 110 (2.88%) SaaS
7 83 (2.17%) Entra ID
8 68 (1.78%) Azure DevOps
9 36 (0.94%) GitHub
9 36 (0.94%) Kontent
10 33 (0.86%) Snowflake
11 32 (0.84%) Google Analytics
12 31 (0.81%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 31 (0.81%) dbt
13 30 (0.79%) Matillion
14 27 (0.71%) OneDrive
15 25 (0.65%) WhatsApp
16 22 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
17 21 (0.55%) Amazon S3
18 20 (0.52%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 135 (3.54%) DNS
2 126 (3.30%) Firewall
3 88 (2.30%) TCP/IP
4 82 (2.15%) Wireless
5 73 (1.91%) DHCP
6 71 (1.86%) Internet
7 61 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
8 59 (1.55%) WAN
9 54 (1.41%) Network Security
10 50 (1.31%) LAN
11 38 (1.00%) SAN
11 38 (1.00%) SSL
12 31 (0.81%) Broadband
12 31 (0.81%) VoIP
12 31 (0.81%) VPN
13 29 (0.76%) Ethernet
13 29 (0.76%) Unified Communications
14 20 (0.52%) HTTP
14 20 (0.52%) RS-485
14 20 (0.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (7.52%) Looker
2 280 (7.33%) BigQuery
3 232 (6.08%) SQL Server
4 167 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
5 133 (3.48%) Power BI
6 55 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
7 46 (1.20%) Data Lake
8 40 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
8 40 (1.05%) Relational Database
9 36 (0.94%) Tableau
10 32 (0.84%) Power Query
11 31 (0.81%) MySQL
11 31 (0.81%) Star Schema
12 26 (0.68%) Big Data
12 26 (0.68%) NoSQL
13 24 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
14 23 (0.60%) Oracle Database
15 21 (0.55%) Metadata
15 21 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 21 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 83 (2.17%) Git
2 71 (1.86%) GitLab
3 53 (1.39%) JIRA
4 36 (0.94%) Jenkins
5 21 (0.55%) LabVIEW
6 13 (0.34%) Selenium
7 12 (0.31%) Bitbucket
8 11 (0.29%) MSI
9 9 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (0.21%) AdminStudio
10 8 (0.21%) InstallShield
11 7 (0.18%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.16%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.16%) Postman
12 6 (0.16%) SpecFlow
12 6 (0.16%) Subversion
13 5 (0.13%) Jasmine
13 5 (0.13%) Karma Test Runner
13 5 (0.13%) SonarQube
General
1 2,158 (56.52%) Social Skills
2 1,097 (28.73%) Analytical Skills
3 708 (18.54%) Finance
4 466 (12.21%) Retail
5 433 (11.34%) Organisational Skills
6 264 (6.91%) Marketing
7 254 (6.65%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 210 (5.50%) German Language
9 161 (4.22%) Presentation Skills
10 150 (3.93%) Billing
11 139 (3.64%) Manufacturing
12 127 (3.33%) Public Sector
13 122 (3.20%) Law
14 119 (3.12%) Telecoms
15 102 (2.67%) Legal
16 94 (2.46%) Banking
17 93 (2.44%) Advertising
18 74 (1.94%) Local Government
19 69 (1.81%) Electronics
20 64 (1.68%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 370 (9.69%) Senior
2 341 (8.93%) Analyst
3 284 (7.44%) Graduate
4 262 (6.86%) Developer
5 231 (6.05%) Consultant
6 228 (5.97%) Project Manager
7 218 (5.71%) Data Engineer
8 188 (4.92%) Coordinator
9 179 (4.69%) Principal Engineer
10 170 (4.45%) Principal Data Engineer
11 165 (4.32%) Architect
12 160 (4.19%) Platform Engineer
13 149 (3.90%) IT Support
14 137 (3.59%) Lead
15 136 (3.56%) Administrator
16 134 (3.51%) Software Engineer
17 122 (3.20%) Development Manager
18 115 (3.01%) Business Manager
19 114 (2.99%) IT Manager
20 113 (2.96%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (3.64%) CSS
2 126 (3.30%) .NET
2 126 (3.30%) React
3 94 (2.46%) HTML
3 94 (2.46%) REST
4 79 (2.07%) ASP.NET
5 57 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 50 (1.31%) .NET Core
7 49 (1.28%) .NET Framework
8 48 (1.26%) RESTful
9 47 (1.23%) AngularJS
9 47 (1.23%) Vue
10 45 (1.18%) Tailwind CSS
11 43 (1.13%) Web Services
12 38 (1.00%) Next.js
13 34 (0.89%) jQuery
13 34 (0.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 32 (0.84%) JSON
15 27 (0.71%) WPF
15 27 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 422 (11.05%) Driving Licence
2 179 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 112 (2.93%) Video Conferencing
4 105 (2.75%) Social Media
5 92 (2.41%) Digital Signage
6 89 (2.33%) Video\Live Streaming
7 87 (2.28%) Data Centre
8 82 (2.15%) Onboarding
9 62 (1.62%) Data Structures
10 60 (1.57%) Product Ownership
11 45 (1.18%) EPoS
12 42 (1.10%) Mobile App
12 42 (1.10%) Renewable Energy
13 40 (1.05%) Algorithms
14 33 (0.86%) Public Cloud
15 32 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
15 32 (0.84%) Virtual Team
16 31 (0.81%) CCTV
17 27 (0.71%) Blog
18 25 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 454 (11.89%) Windows
2 181 (4.74%) Linux
3 157 (4.11%) Windows Server
4 112 (2.93%) Windows 10
5 74 (1.94%) Unix
6 66 (1.73%) Android
7 65 (1.70%) Windows Server 2016
8 61 (1.60%) Windows Server 2019
9 53 (1.39%) Apple iOS
10 49 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (0.71%) Windows 7
12 20 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
13 18 (0.47%) VMS
14 16 (0.42%) Mac OS
14 16 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (0.31%) Windows 8
16 8 (0.21%) AIX
16 8 (0.21%) Solaris
17 6 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 5 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,423 (37.27%) Problem-Solving
2 629 (16.47%) Agile
3 568 (14.88%) Customer Service
4 530 (13.88%) Mentoring
5 507 (13.28%) Project Management
6 332 (8.70%) DevOps
7 317 (8.30%) Data Engineering
8 313 (8.20%) Change Management
9 281 (7.36%) Platform Engineering
10 274 (7.18%) Time Management
11 253 (6.63%) Computer Science
12 247 (6.47%) Continuous Improvement
13 243 (6.36%) Project Delivery
14 236 (6.18%) Business Development
15 229 (6.00%) CRM
16 226 (5.92%) Decision-Making
17 223 (5.84%) Data Science
17 223 (5.84%) Software Engineering
18 215 (5.63%) Data Pipeline
19 212 (5.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 367 (9.61%) SQL
2 196 (5.13%) Python
3 178 (4.66%) C#
4 159 (4.16%) JavaScript
5 98 (2.57%) Java
6 96 (2.51%) PowerShell
7 88 (2.30%) C++
8 67 (1.75%) C
9 51 (1.34%) Scala
10 47 (1.23%) TypeScript
11 34 (0.89%) VB
12 32 (0.84%) Bash
13 28 (0.73%) PHP
14 25 (0.65%) Kotlin
15 24 (0.63%) XAML
16 21 (0.55%) MATLAB
16 21 (0.55%) R
16 21 (0.55%) VBScript
17 20 (0.52%) Bicep
18 17 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 884 (23.15%) Degree
2 328 (8.59%) DBS Check
3 225 (5.89%) Security Cleared
4 134 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 105 (2.75%) SC Cleared
6 55 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 55 (1.44%) Master's Degree
7 54 (1.41%) DV Cleared
8 45 (1.18%) CIMA
9 44 (1.15%) ACCA
10 36 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
11 35 (0.92%) HNC
12 34 (0.89%) CISSP
13 30 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
13 30 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 24 (0.63%) HND
14 24 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
15 19 (0.50%) GIAC
15 19 (0.50%) Network+ Certification
16 18 (0.47%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 361 (9.46%) GDPR
2 213 (5.58%) SLA
3 180 (4.71%) Data Quality
4 98 (2.57%) PMO
5 94 (2.46%) QA
6 73 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 54 (1.41%) Accessibility
8 52 (1.36%) Cyber Essentials
9 19 (0.50%) ISO 9001
10 18 (0.47%) GRC
11 14 (0.37%) NIST
12 13 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 9 (0.24%) COSHH
14 8 (0.21%) NCSC
15 7 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 7 (0.18%) PCI DSS
15 7 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 6 (0.16%) ISO 26262
16 6 (0.16%) JTAG
16 6 (0.16%) NIST 800
System Software
1 262 (6.86%) Active Directory
2 108 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (1.55%) Firmware
4 54 (1.41%) Hyper-V
5 46 (1.20%) Docker
6 41 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
7 25 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
8 23 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (0.45%) vSphere
10 10 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.21%) Embedded Firmware
12 5 (0.13%) DFS Replication
13 4 (0.10%) HDFS
14 2 (0.052%) NFS
14 2 (0.052%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 65 (1.70%) SCCM
2 56 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
3 55 (1.44%) WSUS
4 52 (1.36%) Kubernetes
5 36 (0.94%) Ansible
6 35 (0.92%) Terraform
7 24 (0.63%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 20 (0.52%) Puppet
9 19 (0.50%) SCOM
10 16 (0.42%) FortiGate
11 15 (0.39%) vCenter Server
12 13 (0.34%) Progress Chef
13 10 (0.26%) Prometheus
14 7 (0.18%) Nessus
14 7 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
15 6 (0.16%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
15 6 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
15 6 (0.16%) Rundeck
16 5 (0.13%) Graphite
16 5 (0.13%) SELinux
Vendors
1 978 (25.62%) Microsoft
2 367 (9.61%) Google
3 138 (3.61%) VMware
4 108 (2.83%) Oracle
5 76 (1.99%) Cisco
6 72 (1.89%) NEC
7 64 (1.68%) SAP
8 57 (1.49%) Adobe
9 53 (1.39%) HP
10 49 (1.28%) Apple
10 49 (1.28%) Salesforce
11 48 (1.26%) IBM
12 41 (1.07%) Virgin Media
13 39 (1.02%) Sitecore
14 38 (1.00%) NetApp
15 37 (0.97%) Dell
15 37 (0.97%) Optimizely
16 31 (0.81%) Veeam
17 30 (0.79%) Citrix
18 25 (0.65%) IFS