Period
to 3 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Mentoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mentoring over the 6 months to 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK > England
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 43 65
Rank change year-on-year +4 +22 +1
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 6,216 7,531 7,577
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 5.78% 5.48% 4.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.28% 5.94% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5,325 5,812 6,427
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £36,816 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £101,250 £91,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

Mentoring is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 98,928 126,742 152,855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.98% 92.16% 92.20%
Number of salaries quoted 79,043 100,781 125,401
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Mentoring as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in England

Mentoring
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mentoring in England.

Salary trend for Mentoring in England

Mentoring
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mentoring in England over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Mentoring in England

Mentoring
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mentoring within the England region over the 6 months to 3 April 2020. 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
London +9 2,744 £75,000 +3.45% 286
North of England +7 1,130 £53,053 +8.27% 170
South East -5 1,043 £55,000 - 133
North West +8 606 £55,000 +12.82% 86
Midlands +15 571 £50,000 - 91
South West -20 464 £50,000 - 74
West Midlands +13 374 £50,000 - 63
Yorkshire +5 372 £52,614 +10.58% 56
East of England +11 250 £47,500 -13.64% 81
East Midlands +21 194 £47,500 -9.52% 28
North East +1 152 £46,500 -15.45% 28
Mentoring
UK

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, IT jobs citing Mentoring 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 England region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 2,757 (44.35%) Agile Software Development
2 1,736 (27.93%) Coaching
3 1,476 (23.75%) JavaScript
4 1,361 (21.90%) C#
5 1,305 (20.99%) Java
6 1,267 (20.38%) AWS
7 1,210 (19.47%) Finance
8 1,197 (19.26%) Azure
9 1,166 (18.76%) SQL
10 1,087 (17.49%) DevOps
11 1,068 (17.18%) Software Engineering
12 995 (16.01%) .NET
13 977 (15.72%) Microsoft
14 935 (15.04%) Python
15 799 (12.85%) Scrum
16 770 (12.39%) TDD
17 763 (12.27%) Problem-Solving
18 745 (11.99%) Degree
19 704 (11.33%) HTML
20 680 (10.94%) Windows
21 671 (10.79%) Git (software)
22 663 (10.67%) Linux
23 662 (10.65%) CSS
24 646 (10.39%) Test Automation
25 629 (10.12%) Microservices
26 623 (10.02%) SQL Server
27 620 (9.97%) Analytics
28 597 (9.60%) Web Services
29 582 (9.36%) Docker
30 513 (8.25%) Continuous Integration

Mentoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 139 (2.24%) Confluence
2 118 (1.90%) Apache Spark
3 102 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 99 (1.59%) MS Exchange
5 98 (1.58%) IIS
6 84 (1.35%) CMS
7 73 (1.17%) Skype for Business
8 58 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
9 43 (0.69%) Tomcat
10 40 (0.64%) Apache
11 37 (0.60%) WordPress
12 32 (0.51%) SAS
13 30 (0.48%) JBoss
13 30 (0.48%) OpenStack
14 29 (0.47%) WebSphere
15 25 (0.40%) Drupal
16 21 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 18 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
18 16 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
19 13 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 219 (3.52%) Microsoft Office
2 104 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 66 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 33 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 24 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
6 23 (0.37%) Sketch
7 12 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (0.19%) NASTRAN
7 12 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 12 (0.19%) Siemens NX
8 10 (0.16%) InVision
9 7 (0.11%) Adobe XD
9 7 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.097%) Figma
11 5 (0.080%) Chatbot
12 4 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 4 (0.064%) AutoCAD
12 4 (0.064%) SPSS
13 2 (0.032%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.016%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 109 (1.75%) FINCAD Analytics
2 57 (0.92%) Eagle PACE
2 57 (0.92%) Markit EDM
3 56 (0.90%) PolarLake
4 29 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 22 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
6 21 (0.34%) Magento
7 19 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
7 19 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
8 14 (0.23%) SAP PM
9 12 (0.19%) SAP PP
9 12 (0.19%) Teamcenter
10 11 (0.18%) SAP MM
11 10 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
12 7 (0.11%) SAP SCM
12 7 (0.11%) thinkFolio
13 6 (0.097%) Oracle EBS
13 6 (0.097%) Oracle EBS R12
13 6 (0.097%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 6 (0.097%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 1,267 (20.38%) AWS
2 1,197 (19.26%) Azure
3 371 (5.97%) Office 365
4 281 (4.52%) SaaS
5 273 (4.39%) GCP
6 161 (2.59%) Serverless
7 148 (2.38%) Power Platform
8 141 (2.27%) PaaS
9 109 (1.75%) GitHub
10 96 (1.54%) IaaS
11 93 (1.50%) AWS Lambda
12 81 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
13 67 (1.08%) Amazon S3
14 62 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
15 46 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
16 43 (0.69%) Slack
17 39 (0.63%) OpenShift
18 32 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
18 32 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
19 30 (0.48%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 215 (3.46%) Firewall
2 175 (2.82%) Internet
3 169 (2.72%) LAN
4 168 (2.70%) WAN
5 139 (2.24%) DNS
6 95 (1.53%) DHCP
7 91 (1.46%) VoIP
8 90 (1.45%) Wireless
9 89 (1.43%) Network Security
9 89 (1.43%) Skype
10 84 (1.35%) TCP/IP
11 80 (1.29%) VPN
12 65 (1.05%) Intranet
13 63 (1.01%) HTTP
14 56 (0.90%) SAN
15 51 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
16 47 (0.76%) VLAN
17 41 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
18 39 (0.63%) OSPF
19 38 (0.61%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 623 (10.02%) SQL Server
2 330 (5.31%) NoSQL
3 291 (4.68%) PostgreSQL
4 290 (4.67%) MySQL
5 233 (3.75%) Relational Database
6 197 (3.17%) MongoDB
7 181 (2.91%) Big Data
8 156 (2.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 138 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
10 126 (2.03%) Amazon Athena
11 123 (1.98%) Power BI
12 121 (1.95%) Hadoop
13 105 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 105 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 80 (1.29%) Redis
15 76 (1.22%) RDBMS
16 60 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
17 57 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 49 (0.79%) Apache Hive
19 46 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 671 (10.79%) Git (software)
2 352 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 329 (5.29%) JIRA
4 239 (3.84%) Selenium
5 144 (2.32%) Cucumber
5 144 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 118 (1.90%) Visual Studio
7 67 (1.08%) WebDriver
8 64 (1.03%) GitLab
8 64 (1.03%) TeamCity
9 60 (0.97%) Bitbucket
10 59 (0.95%) Maven
11 57 (0.92%) JUnit
11 57 (0.92%) Subversion
12 51 (0.82%) SpecFlow
13 49 (0.79%) SoapUI
14 43 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
15 42 (0.68%) gulp
16 41 (0.66%) Mockito
17 40 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1,210 (19.47%) Finance
2 381 (6.13%) Banking
3 347 (5.58%) Retail
4 320 (5.15%) Public Sector
5 307 (4.94%) Front Office
6 185 (2.98%) Marketing
7 154 (2.48%) Back Office
8 143 (2.30%) Games
9 131 (2.11%) Telecoms
10 112 (1.80%) Manufacturing
11 101 (1.62%) Law
12 53 (0.85%) Advertising
13 47 (0.76%) Electronics
14 41 (0.66%) Aerospace
15 40 (0.64%) Legal
16 36 (0.58%) Billing
17 34 (0.55%) Financial Institution
17 34 (0.55%) Local Government
18 24 (0.39%) Automotive
19 20 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,575 (25.34%) Developer
2 676 (10.88%) Senior Developer
3 455 (7.32%) Software Engineer
4 387 (6.23%) Architect
5 323 (5.20%) Lead Developer
6 319 (5.13%) Analyst
7 269 (4.33%) Java Developer
8 260 (4.18%) .NET Developer
9 240 (3.86%) Team Leader
10 231 (3.72%) Consultant
11 217 (3.49%) Software Developer
12 209 (3.36%) Senior Software Engineer
13 202 (3.25%) C# Developer
14 170 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
15 164 (2.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 158 (2.54%) Delivery Manager
17 157 (2.53%) Development Manager
18 155 (2.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 145 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
20 139 (2.24%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 995 (16.01%) .NET
2 704 (11.33%) HTML
3 662 (10.65%) CSS
4 597 (9.60%) Web Services
5 501 (8.06%) React
6 497 (8.00%) AngularJS
7 445 (7.16%) Node.js
8 367 (5.90%) ASP.NET
9 328 (5.28%) RESTful
10 315 (5.07%) REST
11 272 (4.38%) Spring
12 267 (4.30%) HTML5
13 256 (4.12%) jQuery
14 202 (3.25%) .NET Framework
15 189 (3.04%) J2EE
16 183 (2.94%) .NET Core
17 176 (2.83%) XML
18 174 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
19 161 (2.59%) ASP.NET Web API
20 155 (2.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 468 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 422 (6.79%) User Experience
3 291 (4.68%) Hedge funds
4 284 (4.57%) Derivative
5 279 (4.49%) Fixed Income
6 266 (4.28%) Greenfield Project
7 208 (3.35%) Mobile App
8 180 (2.90%) Equities
9 173 (2.78%) Data Centre
10 169 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
11 142 (2.28%) Public Cloud
12 140 (2.25%) Management Information System
13 104 (1.67%) Reference Data
14 99 (1.59%) Virtual Team
15 92 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
16 87 (1.40%) Algorithms
17 84 (1.35%) Cloud Native
18 80 (1.29%) Blog
19 69 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
20 58 (0.93%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 680 (10.94%) Windows
2 663 (10.67%) Linux
3 261 (4.20%) Windows Server
4 246 (3.96%) Unix
5 177 (2.85%) Android
6 165 (2.65%) Apple iOS
7 140 (2.25%) Windows 10
8 83 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 77 (1.24%) Windows Server 2016
10 72 (1.16%) Mac OS X
11 69 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 69 (1.11%) Windows 7
12 56 (0.90%) CentOS
13 42 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
14 28 (0.45%) VMS
15 27 (0.43%) Windows 8
16 21 (0.34%) Ubuntu
17 20 (0.32%) Mac OS
18 15 (0.24%) AIX
18 15 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,757 (44.35%) Agile Software Development
2 1,736 (27.93%) Coaching
3 1,087 (17.49%) DevOps
4 1,068 (17.18%) Software Engineering
5 799 (12.85%) Scrum
6 770 (12.39%) TDD
7 763 (12.27%) Problem-Solving
8 646 (10.39%) Test Automation
9 629 (10.12%) Microservices
10 620 (9.97%) Analytics
11 513 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
12 479 (7.71%) Continuous Improvement
13 475 (7.64%) Project Management
14 459 (7.38%) MVC
15 419 (6.74%) Technical Leadership
16 397 (6.39%) Decision-Making
17 395 (6.35%) BDD
18 386 (6.21%) SDLC
19 375 (6.03%) ITIL
20 372 (5.98%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1,476 (23.75%) JavaScript
2 1,361 (21.90%) C#
3 1,305 (20.99%) Java
4 1,166 (18.76%) SQL
5 935 (15.04%) Python
6 373 (6.00%) C++
7 297 (4.78%) PHP
8 242 (3.89%) C
9 220 (3.54%) PowerShell
10 210 (3.38%) Kotlin
11 195 (3.14%) Scala
12 184 (2.96%) TypeScript
13 175 (2.82%) T-SQL
14 162 (2.61%) Java 8
15 161 (2.59%) Ruby
16 144 (2.32%) R
17 131 (2.11%) Bash Shell
18 101 (1.62%) Go
19 85 (1.37%) Apple Swift
20 69 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 745 (11.99%) Degree
2 203 (3.27%) Security Cleared
3 187 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 183 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 146 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
6 128 (2.06%) SC Cleared
7 96 (1.54%) MCSE
8 83 (1.34%) CCNA
9 82 (1.32%) ISTQB
10 80 (1.29%) DBS Check
11 78 (1.25%) MCSA
12 77 (1.24%) CCNP
13 75 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
14 71 (1.14%) CISSP
15 45 (0.72%) ISEB
16 42 (0.68%) CCIE
17 36 (0.58%) CISM
18 35 (0.56%) DV Cleared
19 33 (0.53%) MCP
20 31 (0.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 451 (7.26%) QA
2 201 (3.23%) SLA
3 102 (1.64%) Data Quality
4 94 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 70 (1.13%) PMO
6 66 (1.06%) GDPR
7 60 (0.97%) PCI DSS
8 19 (0.31%) NCSC
9 18 (0.29%) COBIT
10 15 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
10 15 (0.24%) NIST
11 8 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
11 8 (0.13%) ISO 9001
12 7 (0.11%) HAZOP
13 6 (0.097%) Government Security Classifications
13 6 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 17025
14 5 (0.080%) ISO 26262
14 5 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 5 (0.080%) P3O
15 4 (0.064%) ECSS
System Software
1 582 (9.36%) Docker
2 378 (6.08%) Active Directory
3 211 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 137 (2.20%) Hyper-V
5 56 (0.90%) vSphere
6 28 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 27 (0.43%) Firmware
8 23 (0.37%) XenApp
9 21 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
10 20 (0.32%) XenDesktop
11 18 (0.29%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 16 (0.26%) HDFS
13 15 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
14 13 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
14 13 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
15 9 (0.14%) RACF
16 7 (0.11%) Varnish
16 7 (0.11%) VMware NSX
17 6 (0.097%) Apache Flume
18 5 (0.080%) IAG
Systems Management
1 458 (7.37%) Kubernetes
2 234 (3.76%) Ansible
3 166 (2.67%) Terraform
4 161 (2.59%) Puppet
5 100 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
6 89 (1.43%) SCCM
7 33 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
8 32 (0.51%) Grafana
9 27 (0.43%) Rancher
9 27 (0.43%) SCOM
10 26 (0.42%) Kibana
11 23 (0.37%) ZABBIX
12 20 (0.32%) vCenter Server
13 19 (0.31%) Istio
13 19 (0.31%) Red Hat Satellite
13 19 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
14 18 (0.29%) Prometheus
15 17 (0.27%) Packer
16 16 (0.26%) SCVMM
17 12 (0.19%) Salt
Vendors
1 977 (15.72%) Microsoft
2 319 (5.13%) VMware
3 250 (4.02%) Google
4 240 (3.86%) Oracle
5 219 (3.52%) Cisco
6 210 (3.38%) Bloomberg
7 156 (2.51%) SAP
8 115 (1.85%) Citrix
9 95 (1.53%) Red Hat
10 88 (1.42%) IBM
11 85 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
12 63 (1.01%) Tableau
13 57 (0.92%) Reuters
14 56 (0.90%) FIS
14 56 (0.90%) WorldPay
15 55 (0.88%) HP
16 54 (0.87%) Apple
16 54 (0.87%) ServiceNow
17 45 (0.72%) SolarWinds
18 42 (0.68%) Splunk