Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 66 67
Rank change year-on-year +24 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 7,588 7,611 7,269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.51% 4.58% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.01% 4.99% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5,467 6,189 5,984
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £34,775 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 126,172 152,586 147,461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.66% 91.81% 91.37%
Number of salaries quoted 99,839 124,671 122,427
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,150 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 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
London +15 2,992 £72,500 +7.41% 115
South East +13 1,384 £55,000 +10.00% 58
North of England +17 1,352 £48,750 +2.63% 54
South West +44 877 £50,000 - 38
North West +21 714 £48,513 -2.98% 36
Midlands +12 618 £50,000 - 31
Yorkshire +7 474 £48,463 +7.69% 14
West Midlands +7 432 £50,000 - 22
East of England -7 332 £55,000 - 31
East Midlands +3 184 £50,000 +10.50% 9
North East +28 170 £49,812 -0.38% 4
Mentoring
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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 3,590 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
2 2,111 (27.82%) Coaching
3 1,791 (23.60%) JavaScript
4 1,749 (23.05%) Java
5 1,591 (20.97%) C#
6 1,518 (20.01%) Finance
7 1,389 (18.31%) SQL
8 1,332 (17.55%) Software Engineering
9 1,330 (17.53%) Amazon AWS
10 1,306 (17.21%) .NET
11 1,224 (16.13%) Microsoft
12 1,211 (15.96%) DevOps
13 1,170 (15.42%) HTML
14 1,143 (15.06%) Scrum
15 1,036 (13.65%) Microsoft Azure
16 1,025 (13.51%) CSS
17 1,005 (13.24%) Degree
18 967 (12.74%) SQL Server
19 965 (12.72%) Test Automation
20 936 (12.34%) TDD
21 921 (12.14%) AngularJS
22 870 (11.47%) Python
23 855 (11.27%) Microservices
24 835 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
25 821 (10.82%) Windows
26 765 (10.08%) Problem-Solving
27 763 (10.06%) Linux
27 763 (10.06%) Git (software)
28 753 (9.92%) Web Services
29 742 (9.78%) MVC

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
1 175 (2.31%) Confluence
2 161 (2.12%) SharePoint
3 144 (1.90%) Apache Spark
4 128 (1.69%) MS Exchange
5 96 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
6 91 (1.20%) IIS
7 88 (1.16%) Apache
8 62 (0.82%) Tomcat
9 61 (0.80%) CMS
10 50 (0.66%) Skype for Business
11 35 (0.46%) WebSphere
12 34 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
13 31 (0.41%) SAS
13 31 (0.41%) WebLogic
14 30 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
15 27 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 26 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
16 26 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
17 24 (0.32%) JBoss
18 23 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 354 (4.67%) Chatbot
2 165 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
3 95 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 93 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
5 57 (0.75%) MS Visio
6 41 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
7 20 (0.26%) InVision
8 17 (0.22%) Photoshop
9 16 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 15 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
11 8 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (0.066%) Simulink
13 4 (0.053%) InfoPath
13 4 (0.053%) SPSS
14 3 (0.040%) HipChat
14 3 (0.040%) OmniGraffle
15 2 (0.026%) Acrobat
15 2 (0.026%) Flinto
15 2 (0.026%) InDesign
16 1 (0.013%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 79 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (0.62%) Magento
3 41 (0.54%) SAP S/4HANA
4 30 (0.40%) SAP ERP
5 27 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
6 26 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 25 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
8 24 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
9 17 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
10 15 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
11 14 (0.18%) BigMachines
11 14 (0.18%) SAP SD
12 12 (0.16%) SAP CO
12 12 (0.16%) SAP FI
12 12 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
13 10 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
14 8 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
15 7 (0.092%) Oracle Applications
15 7 (0.092%) Shopify
15 7 (0.092%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1,330 (17.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1,036 (13.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 340 (4.48%) SaaS
4 287 (3.78%) Office 365
5 235 (3.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 220 (2.90%) GitHub
7 170 (2.24%) PaaS
8 136 (1.79%) Serverless
9 128 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
10 113 (1.49%) Google Play
11 94 (1.24%) Amazon S3
12 89 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
13 83 (1.09%) IaaS
14 81 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
15 80 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
16 63 (0.83%) npm
17 44 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
17 44 (0.58%) G Suite
18 41 (0.54%) Slack
19 35 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 384 (5.06%) Firewall
2 233 (3.07%) WAN
3 222 (2.93%) TCP/IP
4 221 (2.91%) LAN
5 220 (2.90%) Network Security
6 173 (2.28%) Wireless
7 171 (2.25%) DNS
8 144 (1.90%) HTTP
9 125 (1.65%) DHCP
10 120 (1.58%) Wi-Fi
11 115 (1.52%) SAN
12 110 (1.45%) VoIP
13 105 (1.38%) Internet
14 102 (1.34%) VPN
15 96 (1.27%) Broadband
15 96 (1.27%) VLAN
16 85 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
16 85 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
17 78 (1.03%) BGP
17 78 (1.03%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 967 (12.74%) SQL Server
2 418 (5.51%) MySQL
3 348 (4.59%) Big Data
4 321 (4.23%) NoSQL
5 297 (3.91%) MongoDB
5 297 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
6 285 (3.76%) Relational Database
7 178 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
8 167 (2.20%) Hadoop
9 151 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 147 (1.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 134 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 128 (1.69%) Power BI
13 111 (1.46%) RDBMS
14 99 (1.30%) Apache Hive
15 98 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
16 92 (1.21%) Oracle Database
17 79 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 78 (1.03%) QlikView
19 74 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 763 (10.06%) Git (software)
2 575 (7.58%) Jenkins
3 438 (5.77%) JIRA
4 312 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 281 (3.70%) Selenium
6 189 (2.49%) Cucumber
7 185 (2.44%) Visual Studio
8 139 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 118 (1.56%) GitLab
10 110 (1.45%) Subversion
11 106 (1.40%) SoapUI
12 105 (1.38%) TeamCity
13 104 (1.37%) WebDriver
14 101 (1.33%) JUnit
15 96 (1.27%) Appium
16 95 (1.25%) Maven
17 92 (1.21%) Visual Studio Team System
18 88 (1.16%) JMeter
19 82 (1.08%) Bitbucket
19 82 (1.08%) gulp
General
1 1,518 (20.01%) Finance
2 398 (5.25%) Retail
3 342 (4.51%) Banking
4 291 (3.84%) Marketing
5 207 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 168 (2.21%) Games
7 142 (1.87%) Legal
8 134 (1.77%) Manufacturing
9 112 (1.48%) Front Office
10 72 (0.95%) Advertising
10 72 (0.95%) Investment Banking
10 72 (0.95%) Law
11 67 (0.88%) Electronics
12 47 (0.62%) Back Office
13 42 (0.55%) Aerospace
14 40 (0.53%) Financial Institution
15 35 (0.46%) Local Government
16 32 (0.42%) Publishing
17 30 (0.40%) Billing
18 24 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 2,069 (27.27%) Developer
2 682 (8.99%) Senior Developer
3 577 (7.60%) Architect
4 496 (6.54%) Software Engineer
5 431 (5.68%) Analyst
6 411 (5.42%) Lead Developer
7 377 (4.97%) .NET Developer
8 372 (4.90%) Consultant
9 364 (4.80%) Java Developer
10 302 (3.98%) Team Leader
11 301 (3.97%) C# Developer
12 276 (3.64%) Software Developer
13 262 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
14 216 (2.85%) DevOps Engineer
15 194 (2.56%) Test Engineer
16 189 (2.49%) Senior Analyst
17 188 (2.48%) Senior Java Developer
18 170 (2.24%) Technical Leader
19 169 (2.23%) C# .NET Developer
20 156 (2.06%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,306 (17.21%) .NET
2 1,170 (15.42%) HTML
3 1,025 (13.51%) CSS
4 921 (12.14%) AngularJS
5 753 (9.92%) Web Services
6 614 (8.09%) React
7 613 (8.08%) ASP.NET
8 585 (7.71%) Node.js
9 425 (5.60%) Spring
10 406 (5.35%) REST
11 391 (5.15%) RESTful
12 369 (4.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 314 (4.14%) HTML5
14 284 (3.74%) JSON
15 276 (3.64%) .NET Framework
16 253 (3.33%) jQuery
17 232 (3.06%) ASP.NET Web API
18 223 (2.94%) XML
19 205 (2.70%) SOAP
20 176 (2.32%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 632 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 558 (7.35%) User Experience
3 307 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
4 269 (3.55%) Mobile App
5 264 (3.48%) Fintech
6 246 (3.24%) Management Information System
7 231 (3.04%) Greenfield Project
8 201 (2.65%) Data Centre
9 194 (2.56%) Algorithms
10 190 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
11 131 (1.73%) Public Cloud
12 112 (1.48%) Fixed Income
13 111 (1.46%) Derivative
14 92 (1.21%) Hedge funds
15 69 (0.91%) NHS
16 67 (0.88%) Driving Licence
17 62 (0.82%) Data Structures
18 56 (0.74%) Cyber Kill Chain
19 54 (0.71%) Virtual Team
20 50 (0.66%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 821 (10.82%) Windows
2 763 (10.06%) Linux
3 415 (5.47%) Android
4 296 (3.90%) Windows Server
5 267 (3.52%) Apple iOS
6 233 (3.07%) Unix
7 139 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 107 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 100 (1.32%) Windows 7
10 99 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 95 (1.25%) Windows 10
12 50 (0.66%) CentOS
13 46 (0.61%) Windows 8
14 43 (0.57%) Mesosphere
15 29 (0.38%) Ubuntu
16 21 (0.28%) Mac OS X
16 21 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
17 18 (0.24%) DC/OS
18 11 (0.14%) Mac OS
19 9 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,590 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
2 2,111 (27.82%) Coaching
3 1,332 (17.55%) Software Engineering
4 1,211 (15.96%) DevOps
5 1,143 (15.06%) Scrum
6 965 (12.72%) Test Automation
7 936 (12.34%) TDD
8 855 (11.27%) Microservices
9 835 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
10 765 (10.08%) Problem-Solving
11 742 (9.78%) MVC
12 663 (8.74%) Analytics
13 628 (8.28%) SDLC
14 612 (8.07%) Continuous Improvement
15 587 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
16 570 (7.51%) Project Management
17 521 (6.87%) Continuous Delivery
18 498 (6.56%) ITIL
19 486 (6.40%) Open Source
20 483 (6.37%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1,791 (23.60%) JavaScript
2 1,749 (23.05%) Java
3 1,591 (20.97%) C#
4 1,389 (18.31%) SQL
5 870 (11.47%) Python
6 509 (6.71%) C++
7 340 (4.48%) PHP
8 306 (4.03%) C
9 242 (3.19%) Ruby
10 232 (3.06%) T-SQL
11 207 (2.73%) Scala
12 190 (2.50%) PowerShell
13 166 (2.19%) TypeScript
14 165 (2.17%) Java 8
15 164 (2.16%) Bash Shell
16 161 (2.12%) Go
17 140 (1.85%) ES6
18 136 (1.79%) Apple Swift
19 112 (1.48%) R
20 87 (1.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1,005 (13.24%) Degree
2 403 (5.31%) Security Cleared
3 278 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 233 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
5 189 (2.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 166 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 162 (2.13%) CCNP
8 156 (2.06%) DV Cleared
9 129 (1.70%) CISSP
10 112 (1.48%) CCNA
10 112 (1.48%) ISEB
11 106 (1.40%) MCSE
12 83 (1.09%) PMI Certification
13 78 (1.03%) SANS
14 74 (0.98%) ISTQB
15 69 (0.91%) PMP
16 68 (0.90%) MCSA
17 64 (0.84%) CREST Certified
18 63 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 61 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 551 (7.26%) QA
2 176 (2.32%) GDPR
3 153 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 136 (1.79%) SLA
5 107 (1.41%) PMO
6 89 (1.17%) PCI DSS
7 79 (1.04%) Data Quality
8 28 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 22 (0.29%) WAI
10 20 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 20 (0.26%) WCAG
11 14 (0.18%) COBIT
12 13 (0.17%) ISO 9001
12 13 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 11 (0.14%) GAMP
14 9 (0.12%) PSD2
15 7 (0.092%) Actionable Recommendations
15 7 (0.092%) Cyber Essentials
16 6 (0.079%) IEC 61508
16 6 (0.079%) Solvency II
System Software
1 740 (9.75%) Docker
2 363 (4.78%) Active Directory
3 254 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 136 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 99 (1.30%) vSphere
6 68 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
7 53 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
7 53 (0.70%) XenApp
8 45 (0.59%) HDFS
9 44 (0.58%) VirtualBox
10 38 (0.50%) XenDesktop
11 36 (0.47%) Apache Flume
12 26 (0.34%) XenServer
13 25 (0.33%) Firmware
13 25 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
14 20 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
15 17 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
16 15 (0.20%) VMware NSX
17 13 (0.17%) NFS
18 11 (0.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 435 (5.73%) Ansible
2 346 (4.56%) Kubernetes
3 289 (3.81%) Terraform
4 286 (3.77%) Puppet
5 209 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
6 90 (1.19%) SCCM
7 65 (0.86%) Oozie
8 57 (0.75%) Consul
9 54 (0.71%) Packer
10 53 (0.70%) Prometheus
11 48 (0.63%) Nagios
12 39 (0.51%) Grafana
13 37 (0.49%) SCOM
14 35 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
15 32 (0.42%) HP ALM
16 31 (0.41%) vCenter Server
17 26 (0.34%) Automic
18 23 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
19 21 (0.28%) Opsview
20 20 (0.26%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1,224 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 470 (6.19%) Oracle
3 435 (5.73%) Cisco
4 404 (5.32%) VMware
5 382 (5.03%) Google
6 242 (3.19%) SAP
7 186 (2.45%) Citrix
8 151 (1.99%) HP
9 132 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
10 117 (1.54%) Tableau
11 115 (1.52%) Red Hat
12 101 (1.33%) CheckPoint
13 96 (1.27%) Splunk
14 76 (1.00%) IBM
15 72 (0.95%) Dell
16 70 (0.92%) SolarWinds
17 68 (0.90%) NetApp
18 67 (0.88%) Bloomberg
18 67 (0.88%) Meraki
19 66 (0.87%) MuleSoft