Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK > England
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 61 65
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 7,434 8,033 8,193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.82% 4.87% 4.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.29% 5.32% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5,736 6,301 6,586
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £81,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 140,420 151,023 166,463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.07% 91.54% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 112,581 120,047 140,346
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in England

Mentoring
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mentoring in England.

Salary trend for Mentoring in England

Mentoring
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in England over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 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
London 0 3,040 £70,000 +7.69% 493
South East +4 1,369 £52,500 +3.96% 206
North of England +9 1,305 £46,000 -3.16% 243
North West +16 670 £47,500 - 124
Midlands -6 617 £47,500 - 177
East of England +22 615 £52,500 - 102
Yorkshire -4 487 £45,000 -5.26% 89
South West +1 457 £50,000 +5.26% 114
West Midlands -12 385 £45,000 -5.26% 109
East Midlands +5 222 £52,500 +16.67% 67
North East +31 168 £48,500 +14.12% 30
Mentoring
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 3,618 (48.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1,809 (24.33%) Java
3 1,802 (24.24%) Coaching
4 1,719 (23.12%) JavaScript
5 1,654 (22.25%) Finance
6 1,625 (21.86%) C#
7 1,574 (21.17%) SQL
8 1,354 (18.21%) .NET
9 1,270 (17.08%) Scrum
10 1,181 (15.89%) Software Engineering
11 1,166 (15.68%) Degree
12 1,155 (15.54%) Microsoft
13 1,143 (15.38%) TDD
14 1,095 (14.73%) HTML
15 1,062 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
16 949 (12.77%) DevOps
17 925 (12.44%) Test Automation
18 913 (12.28%) AngularJS
19 904 (12.16%) CSS
20 891 (11.99%) Microsoft Azure
21 878 (11.81%) Amazon AWS
22 860 (11.57%) Python
23 857 (11.53%) SQL Server
24 839 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
25 834 (11.22%) Continuous Integration
26 821 (11.04%) Windows
27 793 (10.67%) MVC
28 752 (10.12%) Linux
29 697 (9.38%) Git (software)
30 681 (9.16%) Project Management

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
1 189 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 154 (2.07%) CMS
3 148 (1.99%) Confluence
4 143 (1.92%) Apache
5 141 (1.90%) Apache Spark
6 137 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
7 110 (1.48%) IIS
8 107 (1.44%) Tomcat
9 88 (1.18%) MS Exchange
10 53 (0.71%) Umbraco
11 52 (0.70%) JBoss
12 51 (0.69%) OpenStack
12 51 (0.69%) WordPress
13 48 (0.65%) SAS
14 45 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
15 44 (0.59%) Skype for Business
16 42 (0.56%) WebLogic
17 35 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
18 32 (0.43%) nginx
19 30 (0.40%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 167 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 145 (1.95%) Microsoft Office
3 137 (1.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 69 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
5 62 (0.83%) MS Visio
6 55 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 54 (0.73%) InVision
8 31 (0.42%) Photoshop
9 30 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
10 17 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
11 10 (0.13%) Chatbot
12 9 (0.12%) AutoCAD
12 9 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
12 9 (0.12%) SPSS
13 8 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
14 7 (0.094%) Maya
15 6 (0.081%) Acrobat
15 6 (0.081%) Adobe Captivate
15 6 (0.081%) InDesign
16 4 (0.054%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 111 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 27 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
3 23 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 22 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
5 18 (0.24%) SAP SD
6 16 (0.22%) SAP ERP
7 15 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
8 12 (0.16%) SAP VC
9 11 (0.15%) NetSuite
10 10 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 10 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
10 10 (0.13%) Magento
11 8 (0.11%) SAP CO
11 8 (0.11%) SAP FI
11 8 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
11 8 (0.11%) SAP HCM
11 8 (0.11%) SAP PP
11 8 (0.11%) SAP SCM
11 8 (0.11%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 891 (11.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 878 (11.81%) Amazon AWS
3 347 (4.67%) SaaS
4 213 (2.87%) Office 365
5 164 (2.21%) GitHub
6 143 (1.92%) PaaS
7 103 (1.39%) IaaS
8 100 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
9 83 (1.12%) Serverless
10 77 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
11 73 (0.98%) npm
12 60 (0.81%) Amazon S3
13 52 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
14 44 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
15 41 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
16 35 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 34 (0.46%) Azure Data Factory
18 32 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
19 27 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
20 26 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 314 (4.22%) Firewall
2 190 (2.56%) DNS
3 145 (1.95%) Network Security
3 145 (1.95%) TCP/IP
4 136 (1.83%) DHCP
4 136 (1.83%) WAN
5 128 (1.72%) LAN
6 120 (1.61%) VPN
7 117 (1.57%) HTTP
8 107 (1.44%) Internet
9 81 (1.09%) SAN
10 78 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
11 54 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
12 51 (0.69%) BGP
13 50 (0.67%) VLAN
14 49 (0.66%) MPLS
14 49 (0.66%) Wireless
15 45 (0.61%) OSPF
15 45 (0.61%) SSL
16 43 (0.58%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 857 (11.53%) SQL Server
2 387 (5.21%) MySQL
3 348 (4.68%) NoSQL
4 328 (4.41%) Big Data
5 286 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 248 (3.34%) Relational Database
7 187 (2.52%) Hadoop
8 183 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
9 162 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
10 157 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 155 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 115 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
13 98 (1.32%) RDBMS
14 96 (1.29%) Power BI
15 85 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 84 (1.13%) Redis
17 78 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
18 64 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
19 61 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
20 51 (0.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 697 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 474 (6.38%) Jenkins
3 381 (5.13%) JIRA
4 346 (4.65%) Selenium
5 326 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 229 (3.08%) Visual Studio
7 184 (2.48%) Cucumber
8 165 (2.22%) Subversion
9 163 (2.19%) Maven
10 138 (1.86%) Visual Studio Team System
11 134 (1.80%) TeamCity
12 117 (1.57%) JUnit
13 102 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 100 (1.35%) gulp
15 93 (1.25%) webpack
16 87 (1.17%) Octopus Deploy
17 81 (1.09%) Grunt
18 66 (0.89%) Gradle
19 62 (0.83%) SpecFlow
20 61 (0.82%) WebDriver
General
1 1,654 (22.25%) Finance
2 477 (6.42%) Retail
3 330 (4.44%) Banking
4 316 (4.25%) Marketing
5 225 (3.03%) Games
6 173 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 164 (2.21%) Manufacturing
8 149 (2.00%) Advertising
9 139 (1.87%) Law
10 126 (1.69%) Legal
11 112 (1.51%) Front Office
12 101 (1.36%) Investment Banking
13 97 (1.30%) Financial Institution
14 74 (1.00%) Publishing
15 72 (0.97%) Electronics
16 50 (0.67%) Automotive
17 45 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
18 34 (0.46%) Back Office
19 30 (0.40%) Retail Banking
20 27 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 2,078 (27.95%) Developer
2 704 (9.47%) Senior Developer
3 639 (8.60%) Architect
4 596 (8.02%) Analyst
5 537 (7.22%) Lead Developer
6 463 (6.23%) Software Engineer
7 446 (6.00%) .NET Developer
8 428 (5.76%) Consultant
9 426 (5.73%) Java Developer
10 337 (4.53%) Team Leader
11 325 (4.37%) Software Developer
12 321 (4.32%) C# Developer
13 239 (3.21%) Business Analyst
14 231 (3.11%) Senior Analyst
15 213 (2.87%) Senior Software Engineer
16 209 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
17 201 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
18 197 (2.65%) Technical Leader
19 193 (2.60%) Senior Java Developer
20 187 (2.52%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,354 (18.21%) .NET
2 1,095 (14.73%) HTML
3 913 (12.28%) AngularJS
4 904 (12.16%) CSS
5 651 (8.76%) React
6 591 (7.95%) Web Services
7 497 (6.69%) ASP.NET
8 490 (6.59%) Spring
9 462 (6.21%) Node.js
10 438 (5.89%) jQuery
11 372 (5.00%) HTML5
12 329 (4.43%) RESTful
13 295 (3.97%) REST
14 251 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 251 (3.38%) ASP.NET Web API
15 235 (3.16%) XML
16 223 (3.00%) CSS3
17 221 (2.97%) .NET Framework
18 210 (2.82%) Hibernate
19 193 (2.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 839 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
2 559 (7.52%) User Experience
3 475 (6.39%) Computer Science
4 373 (5.02%) Greenfield Project
5 351 (4.72%) Self-Motivation
6 283 (3.81%) Fintech
7 280 (3.77%) Management Information System
8 188 (2.53%) Mobile App
9 185 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
10 163 (2.19%) Algorithms
11 140 (1.88%) Data Centre
12 109 (1.47%) Public Cloud
13 97 (1.30%) Data Structures
14 92 (1.24%) Virtual Team
15 82 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
16 74 (1.00%) Driving Licence
17 71 (0.96%) N-Tier
18 67 (0.90%) Hedge funds
19 66 (0.89%) Cyber Kill Chain
20 58 (0.78%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 821 (11.04%) Windows
2 752 (10.12%) Linux
3 258 (3.47%) Unix
4 246 (3.31%) Windows Server
5 179 (2.41%) Android
6 167 (2.25%) Apple iOS
7 132 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 131 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 118 (1.59%) Windows 7
10 73 (0.98%) Windows 10
11 47 (0.63%) Mac OS X
11 47 (0.63%) Windows 8
12 40 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 39 (0.52%) Ubuntu
14 38 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 36 (0.48%) CentOS
16 26 (0.35%) Debian
17 19 (0.26%) Windows Phone
18 14 (0.19%) Nucleus RTOS
18 14 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,618 (48.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1,802 (24.24%) Coaching
3 1,270 (17.08%) Scrum
4 1,181 (15.89%) Software Engineering
5 1,143 (15.38%) TDD
6 1,062 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 949 (12.77%) DevOps
8 925 (12.44%) Test Automation
9 834 (11.22%) Continuous Integration
10 793 (10.67%) MVC
11 681 (9.16%) Project Management
12 656 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 637 (8.57%) Microservices
14 622 (8.37%) BDD
15 604 (8.12%) SDLC
16 600 (8.07%) OO
17 509 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
18 499 (6.71%) Line Management
19 498 (6.70%) ITIL
20 488 (6.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,809 (24.33%) Java
2 1,719 (23.12%) JavaScript
3 1,625 (21.86%) C#
4 1,574 (21.17%) SQL
5 860 (11.57%) Python
6 428 (5.76%) PHP
7 363 (4.88%) C++
8 333 (4.48%) T-SQL
9 293 (3.94%) PowerShell
10 270 (3.63%) Java 8
11 261 (3.51%) C
12 257 (3.46%) Ruby
13 254 (3.42%) Scala
14 172 (2.31%) Bash Shell
15 141 (1.90%) TypeScript
16 129 (1.74%) R
17 101 (1.36%) Go
18 77 (1.04%) VB.NET
19 76 (1.02%) ES6
20 72 (0.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1,166 (15.68%) Degree
2 286 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 224 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
4 196 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 152 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 139 (1.87%) SC Cleared
7 133 (1.79%) DV Cleared
8 127 (1.71%) CISSP
9 117 (1.57%) MCSE
10 99 (1.33%) CCNP
11 91 (1.22%) SANS
12 84 (1.13%) Master's Degree
13 75 (1.01%) PMI Certification
14 65 (0.87%) CCNA
15 62 (0.83%) ISEB
16 59 (0.79%) ISTQB
17 58 (0.78%) MCSA
18 53 (0.71%) PMP
19 51 (0.69%) CCIE
19 51 (0.69%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 630 (8.47%) QA
2 150 (2.02%) SLA
3 147 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 132 (1.78%) GDPR
5 100 (1.35%) PCI DSS
6 96 (1.29%) PMO
7 44 (0.59%) Data Quality
8 34 (0.46%) ISO 9001
9 20 (0.27%) COBIT
10 13 (0.17%) WCAG
11 12 (0.16%) PMBOK
12 11 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 6 (0.081%) Cyber Essentials
13 6 (0.081%) ISAE 3402
14 5 (0.067%) Actionable Recommendations
14 5 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 5 (0.067%) JSP 440
14 5 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 5 (0.067%) SSAE 16
15 4 (0.054%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 485 (6.52%) Docker
2 356 (4.79%) Active Directory
3 253 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 98 (1.32%) Hyper-V
5 66 (0.89%) vSphere
6 56 (0.75%) Firmware
7 52 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
8 39 (0.52%) XenApp
9 36 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
10 30 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
11 25 (0.34%) XenDesktop
12 21 (0.28%) HDFS
13 20 (0.27%) VMware NSX
14 16 (0.22%) Samba
15 15 (0.20%) KVM
15 15 (0.20%) NFS
16 11 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
17 10 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
17 10 (0.13%) XenServer
18 9 (0.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 296 (3.98%) Puppet
2 270 (3.63%) Ansible
3 239 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
4 189 (2.54%) Kubernetes
5 146 (1.96%) Terraform
6 95 (1.28%) SCCM
7 53 (0.71%) Nagios
8 37 (0.50%) Grafana
9 34 (0.46%) vCenter Server
10 32 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
11 30 (0.40%) SCOM
12 26 (0.35%) Consul
13 25 (0.34%) Packer
13 25 (0.34%) ZABBIX
14 24 (0.32%) RSA Security Analytics
15 22 (0.30%) Graphite
15 22 (0.30%) Prometheus
16 20 (0.27%) Salt
17 19 (0.26%) Mesos
18 15 (0.20%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1,155 (15.54%) Microsoft
2 391 (5.26%) Oracle
3 385 (5.18%) VMware
4 283 (3.81%) Cisco
5 179 (2.41%) Google
6 145 (1.95%) Citrix
7 144 (1.94%) Adobe
8 141 (1.90%) SAP
9 128 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
10 93 (1.25%) Splunk
11 91 (1.22%) Red Hat
12 73 (0.98%) HP
13 71 (0.96%) Atlassian
13 71 (0.96%) Sitecore
14 61 (0.82%) ServiceNow
14 61 (0.82%) Sun
14 61 (0.82%) Tableau
15 52 (0.70%) hybris
15 52 (0.70%) Juniper
16 50 (0.67%) CheckPoint