Period
to 21 January 2021

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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 41 36 44
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8 +21
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 3,170 7,330 7,409
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 5.52% 6.28% 5.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.97% 6.81% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3,000 6,299 5,925
Median annual salary £62,500 £58,602 £55,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.65% +6.07% +0.45%
10th Percentile £39,250 £35,755 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £105,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -

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 53,115 107,565 129,327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.47% 92.13% 92.25%
Number of salaries quoted 43,416 86,860 104,406
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,750 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 21 January 2021.

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 January 2021. 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 -4 1,358 £75,000 - 259
South East +2 529 £60,000 +9.09% 112
North of England -28 515 £55,000 +4.49% 174
South West +13 333 £55,000 +10.00% 68
Midlands -17 280 £52,500 +5.00% 83
Yorkshire -12 268 £52,500 +5.00% 61
West Midlands -14 213 £52,740 +5.48% 60
North West -43 200 £55,000 +0.94% 93
East of England -1 101 £60,000 +14.29% 53
East Midlands -24 69 £48,000 +6.67% 23
North East -33 47 £52,500 +12.90% 20
Mentoring
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, 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 1,410 (44.48%) Agile Software Development
2 849 (26.78%) Coaching
3 799 (25.21%) Azure
4 780 (24.61%) JavaScript
5 766 (24.16%) DevOps
6 760 (23.97%) C#
7 738 (23.28%) AWS
8 703 (22.18%) SQL
9 667 (21.04%) .NET
10 549 (17.32%) Java
11 538 (16.97%) Python
12 515 (16.25%) Microservices
13 503 (15.87%) Scrum
14 479 (15.11%) Docker
15 468 (14.76%) TDD
16 462 (14.57%) Test Automation
17 459 (14.48%) Finance
18 448 (14.13%) Software Engineering
19 407 (12.84%) Kubernetes
20 401 (12.65%) React
21 382 (12.05%) Degree
22 381 (12.02%) Microsoft
23 337 (10.63%) HTML
24 335 (10.57%) CSS
25 329 (10.38%) SQL Server
26 308 (9.72%) Git (software)
26 308 (9.72%) .NET Core
27 304 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
28 287 (9.05%) Problem-Solving
29 272 (8.58%) Node.js

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 88 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 77 (2.43%) CMS
3 61 (1.92%) SAS
4 59 (1.86%) Confluence
5 50 (1.58%) Apache
6 47 (1.48%) NServiceBus
7 42 (1.32%) Apache Spark
8 38 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
9 32 (1.01%) MS Exchange
10 30 (0.95%) EPiServer
11 23 (0.73%) WordPress
12 17 (0.54%) Drupal
12 17 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
12 17 (0.54%) Umbraco
13 15 (0.47%) OpenStack
14 14 (0.44%) Kentico
14 14 (0.44%) Skype for Business
15 11 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
16 9 (0.28%) IIS
17 7 (0.22%) nginx
Applications
1 48 (1.51%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (0.60%) Sketch
4 15 (0.47%) InVision
5 13 (0.41%) Figma
6 10 (0.32%) Zeplin
7 9 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 8 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
9 7 (0.22%) MS Visio
10 5 (0.16%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.063%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.063%) Simulink
11 2 (0.063%) SOLIDWORKS
12 1 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.032%) Adobe XD
12 1 (0.032%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.032%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 42 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.41%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 8 (0.25%) Magento
4 7 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.13%) SAP LE
5 4 (0.13%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.13%) Social Studio
5 4 (0.13%) Workday HCM
6 3 (0.095%) Maximo
6 3 (0.095%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.095%) Shopify
6 3 (0.095%) TRIRIGA
7 2 (0.063%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.063%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.063%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.063%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.063%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.063%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 799 (25.21%) Azure
2 738 (23.28%) AWS
3 239 (7.54%) GCP
4 225 (7.10%) SaaS
5 184 (5.80%) Serverless
6 145 (4.57%) PaaS
7 135 (4.26%) Office 365
8 131 (4.13%) Power Platform
9 125 (3.94%) AWS Lambda
10 74 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
11 66 (2.08%) IaaS
12 56 (1.77%) Amazon ECS
13 50 (1.58%) GitHub
14 43 (1.36%) Azure Data Factory
15 37 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
16 36 (1.14%) OpenShift
17 33 (1.04%) Amazon S3
17 33 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
17 33 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
18 31 (0.98%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 76 (2.40%) Firewall
2 72 (2.27%) HTTP
3 68 (2.15%) WAN
4 59 (1.86%) LAN
5 56 (1.77%) DNS
6 55 (1.74%) Skype
7 48 (1.51%) TCP/IP
8 37 (1.17%) Internet
9 31 (0.98%) Wireless
10 30 (0.95%) DHCP
10 30 (0.95%) Network Security
11 28 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
12 27 (0.85%) VPN
13 24 (0.76%) VoIP
14 22 (0.69%) VLAN
15 21 (0.66%) BGP
16 19 (0.60%) SAN
17 18 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
18 16 (0.50%) MPLS
18 16 (0.50%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 329 (10.38%) SQL Server
2 265 (8.36%) NoSQL
3 218 (6.88%) MongoDB
4 153 (4.83%) MySQL
5 128 (4.04%) Big Data
6 124 (3.91%) Relational Database
7 117 (3.69%) Power BI
8 115 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
9 104 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
10 64 (2.02%) Hadoop
11 59 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 58 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 46 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
14 40 (1.26%) Oracle Database
15 38 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 38 (1.20%) Tableau
16 37 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
17 36 (1.14%) Data Lake
18 35 (1.10%) Apache Hive
18 35 (1.10%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 308 (9.72%) Git (software)
2 189 (5.96%) Jenkins
3 176 (5.55%) JIRA
4 156 (4.92%) Selenium
5 64 (2.02%) TeamCity
6 60 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
7 56 (1.77%) NUnit
7 56 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 48 (1.51%) GitLab
8 48 (1.51%) Visual Studio Team System
9 39 (1.23%) Cucumber
10 38 (1.20%) JUnit
11 35 (1.10%) Visual Studio
12 33 (1.04%) Artifactory
13 32 (1.01%) WebDriver
14 31 (0.98%) JMeter
15 28 (0.88%) SpecFlow
16 26 (0.82%) Maven
17 25 (0.79%) Bitbucket
18 22 (0.69%) webpack
General
1 459 (14.48%) Finance
2 123 (3.88%) Marketing
3 115 (3.63%) Banking
4 114 (3.60%) Public Sector
5 103 (3.25%) Retail
6 63 (1.99%) Law
7 47 (1.48%) Telecoms
8 45 (1.42%) Games
8 45 (1.42%) Legal
9 44 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 39 (1.23%) Back Office
11 35 (1.10%) Aerospace
11 35 (1.10%) Electronics
12 24 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
13 21 (0.66%) Advertising
14 18 (0.57%) Publishing
15 16 (0.50%) Front Office
16 15 (0.47%) Billing
17 10 (0.32%) Housing Association
17 10 (0.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,057 (33.34%) Developer
2 396 (12.49%) Senior Developer
3 199 (6.28%) Lead Developer
4 198 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 190 (5.99%) .NET Developer
6 149 (4.70%) C# Developer
7 145 (4.57%) Software Developer
8 142 (4.48%) Architect
9 123 (3.88%) DevOps Engineer
10 115 (3.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 115 (3.63%) Java Developer
11 104 (3.28%) Analyst
11 104 (3.28%) Team Leader
12 100 (3.15%) React Developer
13 97 (3.06%) Principal Engineer
14 95 (3.00%) Consultant
15 93 (2.93%) C# .NET Developer
16 90 (2.84%) Python Engineer
17 88 (2.78%) Senior Software Engineer
18 79 (2.49%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 667 (21.04%) .NET
2 401 (12.65%) React
3 337 (10.63%) HTML
4 335 (10.57%) CSS
5 308 (9.72%) .NET Core
6 272 (8.58%) Node.js
7 264 (8.33%) RESTful
8 213 (6.72%) .NET Framework
9 187 (5.90%) AngularJS
10 184 (5.80%) Web Services
11 181 (5.71%) REST
12 161 (5.08%) Vue.js
13 160 (5.05%) ASP.NET
14 142 (4.48%) Spring
15 123 (3.88%) Kafka
16 106 (3.34%) HTML5
17 101 (3.19%) jQuery
17 101 (3.19%) JSON
17 101 (3.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 89 (2.81%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 180 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
2 177 (5.58%) Greenfield Project
3 159 (5.02%) User Experience
4 102 (3.22%) Self-Motivation
5 94 (2.97%) Mobile App
6 81 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
7 69 (2.18%) N-Tier
8 66 (2.08%) Data Centre
9 46 (1.45%) Management Information System
10 44 (1.39%) Algorithms
10 44 (1.39%) Virtual Team
11 37 (1.17%) Public Cloud
12 28 (0.88%) Hedge funds
12 28 (0.88%) Reinsurance
13 27 (0.85%) Cloud Native
14 21 (0.66%) Cyberattack
15 19 (0.60%) Clustering
16 16 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
17 15 (0.47%) Data Structures
17 15 (0.47%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 257 (8.11%) Windows
2 251 (7.92%) Linux
3 106 (3.34%) Windows Server
4 82 (2.59%) Unix
5 72 (2.27%) Android
6 65 (2.05%) Apple iOS
7 45 (1.42%) Windows 10
8 32 (1.01%) Windows Server 2016
9 26 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (0.54%) Windows Server 2019
13 14 (0.44%) Windows 7
14 13 (0.41%) CentOS
15 6 (0.19%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
17 4 (0.13%) AIX
17 4 (0.13%) VxWorks
18 3 (0.095%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.095%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,410 (44.48%) Agile Software Development
2 849 (26.78%) Coaching
3 766 (24.16%) DevOps
4 515 (16.25%) Microservices
5 503 (15.87%) Scrum
6 468 (14.76%) TDD
7 462 (14.57%) Test Automation
8 448 (14.13%) Software Engineering
9 304 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
10 287 (9.05%) Problem-Solving
11 251 (7.92%) Analytics
12 248 (7.82%) Project Management
13 240 (7.57%) MVC
14 228 (7.19%) Fintech
15 217 (6.85%) BDD
15 217 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
16 212 (6.69%) Technical Leadership
17 181 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
18 178 (5.62%) OO
19 156 (4.92%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 780 (24.61%) JavaScript
2 760 (23.97%) C#
3 703 (22.18%) SQL
4 549 (17.32%) Java
5 538 (16.97%) Python
6 237 (7.48%) TypeScript
7 176 (5.55%) PowerShell
8 119 (3.75%) PHP
9 102 (3.22%) T-SQL
10 94 (2.97%) Go
11 87 (2.74%) C++
12 82 (2.59%) C
13 71 (2.24%) Scala
14 58 (1.83%) Kotlin
15 56 (1.77%) Shell Script
16 55 (1.74%) PL/SQL
16 55 (1.74%) Ruby
17 52 (1.64%) R
18 46 (1.45%) ES6
19 41 (1.29%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 382 (12.05%) Degree
2 145 (4.57%) Security Cleared
3 97 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 81 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 48 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (1.14%) CCNP
7 33 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (0.98%) Sun Certification
9 30 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
10 29 (0.91%) CISSP
11 24 (0.76%) Master's Degree
12 23 (0.73%) ISTQB
13 20 (0.63%) CISM
13 20 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (0.57%) CCIE
15 17 (0.54%) ISEB
15 17 (0.54%) PhD
16 16 (0.50%) DBS Check
17 14 (0.44%) CCNA
18 13 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (5.11%) QA
2 56 (1.77%) SLA
3 23 (0.73%) Data Quality
4 22 (0.69%) GDPR
5 19 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (0.57%) PMO
7 17 (0.54%) PCI DSS
8 15 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 11 (0.35%) ISO 9001
10 10 (0.32%) HIPAA
10 10 (0.32%) NIST
11 7 (0.22%) RMADS
12 5 (0.16%) NCSC
13 4 (0.13%) CDISC
14 3 (0.095%) Good Clinical Practice
15 2 (0.063%) COBIT
15 2 (0.063%) NIST 800
16 1 (0.032%) DICOM
16 1 (0.032%) HL7
16 1 (0.032%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 479 (15.11%) Docker
2 144 (4.54%) Active Directory
3 86 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (1.42%) Hyper-V
5 36 (1.14%) HDFS
6 23 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (0.44%) vSphere
8 14 (0.44%) XenApp
9 9 (0.28%) XenDesktop
10 8 (0.25%) VMware Server
11 7 (0.22%) VMware NSX
12 6 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (0.16%) pfSense
14 4 (0.13%) Varnish
14 4 (0.13%) Xen
15 3 (0.095%) BitLocker
15 3 (0.095%) Firmware
15 3 (0.095%) LXC
15 3 (0.095%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 407 (12.84%) Kubernetes
2 256 (8.08%) Terraform
3 153 (4.83%) Ansible
4 75 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
5 60 (1.89%) Puppet
6 20 (0.63%) SCCM
7 19 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
7 19 (0.60%) Prometheus
8 12 (0.38%) Grafana
8 12 (0.38%) Rancher
9 10 (0.32%) Rundeck
10 9 (0.28%) Packer
11 8 (0.25%) XenMobile
12 6 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
12 6 (0.19%) Consul
13 5 (0.16%) Istio
13 5 (0.16%) Red Hat Satellite
13 5 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
13 5 (0.16%) Sonobuoy
14 4 (0.13%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 381 (12.02%) Microsoft
2 139 (4.38%) VMware
3 125 (3.94%) Google
4 110 (3.47%) Oracle
5 87 (2.74%) Cisco
6 74 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
7 58 (1.83%) SAP
8 47 (1.48%) Informatica
9 42 (1.32%) Talend
10 39 (1.23%) Citrix
10 39 (1.23%) Cloudera
11 37 (1.17%) Nintex
12 30 (0.95%) Adobe
13 29 (0.91%) Databricks
14 28 (0.88%) IBM
15 25 (0.79%) Red Hat
16 23 (0.73%) Zend
17 21 (0.66%) ServiceNow
17 21 (0.66%) Sony
18 19 (0.60%) CheckPoint