Period
to 6 August 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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK > England
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 38 57
Rank change year-on-year -4 +19 +5
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 3,332 7,594 7,674
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 5.51% 5.75% 4.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.97% 6.23% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3,029 6,069 6,212
Median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £101,250 £95,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 55,848 121,885 147,155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.38% 92.22% 91.97%
Number of salaries quoted 45,115 96,905 118,314
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,398
90th Percentile £90,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

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 6 August 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 6 August 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 +2 1,473 £77,500 +6.90% 140
North of England -14 524 £52,500 +5.00% 116
South East -13 521 £57,500 +4.55% 88
South West +11 356 £52,500 +9.95% 62
Midlands +8 324 £50,000 - 43
North West -19 289 £55,000 +10.00% 63
West Midlands +7 219 £52,500 +2.94% 23
Yorkshire +7 189 £50,000 - 35
East of England +10 121 £52,500 +5.00% 49
East Midlands +4 102 £47,500 -2.87% 20
North East -18 46 £45,000 -20.25% 18
Mentoring
UK

For the 6 months to 6 August 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 1,288 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
2 767 (23.02%) Coaching
3 749 (22.48%) JavaScript
4 739 (22.18%) Finance
5 737 (22.12%) Azure
6 730 (21.91%) SQL
7 722 (21.67%) AWS
8 719 (21.58%) Java
9 713 (21.40%) DevOps
10 705 (21.16%) C#
11 609 (18.28%) Python
12 599 (17.98%) .NET
13 541 (16.24%) Software Engineering
14 490 (14.71%) Scrum
15 464 (13.93%) Microsoft
16 421 (12.64%) Microservices
17 413 (12.39%) Docker
18 402 (12.06%) Degree
19 390 (11.70%) SQL Server
20 384 (11.52%) Linux
21 383 (11.49%) Git (software)
22 374 (11.22%) Problem-Solving
23 373 (11.19%) HTML
24 362 (10.86%) TDD
25 357 (10.71%) Kubernetes
26 338 (10.14%) CSS
27 315 (9.45%) Test Automation
28 313 (9.39%) Web Services
29 308 (9.24%) Windows
30 290 (8.70%) AngularJS

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
1 119 (3.57%) Apache
2 102 (3.06%) Confluence
3 63 (1.89%) Apache Spark
4 58 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
5 55 (1.65%) SharePoint
6 48 (1.44%) CMS
7 46 (1.38%) IIS
8 35 (1.05%) SAS
9 23 (0.69%) MS Exchange
10 22 (0.66%) OpenStack
10 22 (0.66%) Skype for Business
11 20 (0.60%) Drupal
11 20 (0.60%) WordPress
12 15 (0.45%) Tomcat
13 14 (0.42%) NServiceBus
14 12 (0.36%) nginx
15 11 (0.33%) WebSphere
16 9 (0.27%) Jupyter
17 8 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
18 7 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 92 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
2 68 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 40 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.27%) Sketch
6 5 (0.15%) InVision
6 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.12%) Zeplin
8 3 (0.090%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.090%) Figma
9 2 (0.060%) NASTRAN
9 2 (0.060%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.060%) Siemens NX
9 2 (0.060%) SPSS
10 1 (0.030%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.030%) Adobe XD
10 1 (0.030%) FileZilla
10 1 (0.030%) InDesign
10 1 (0.030%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 37 (1.11%) FINCAD Analytics
2 14 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.21%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 6 (0.18%) Eloqua
5 6 (0.18%) SAP MM
6 5 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.15%) Magento
6 5 (0.15%) Maximo
6 5 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.15%) SAP SD
6 5 (0.15%) Teamcenter
6 5 (0.15%) TRIRIGA
7 4 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
7 4 (0.12%) SAP SCM
8 3 (0.090%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.090%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.090%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.090%) SAP LE
8 3 (0.090%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 737 (22.12%) Azure
2 722 (21.67%) AWS
3 233 (6.99%) GCP
4 196 (5.88%) SaaS
5 183 (5.49%) Serverless
6 139 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
7 137 (4.11%) Office 365
8 114 (3.42%) Amazon ECS
9 102 (3.06%) Power Platform
10 84 (2.52%) PaaS
11 63 (1.89%) Apigee
11 63 (1.89%) GitHub
12 60 (1.80%) IaaS
13 40 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
14 37 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
15 36 (1.08%) Amazon S3
16 34 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
17 27 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
18 25 (0.75%) Azure Functions
19 20 (0.60%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (2.64%) Internet
2 79 (2.37%) Firewall
3 76 (2.28%) WAN
4 65 (1.95%) LAN
5 47 (1.41%) HTTP
5 47 (1.41%) Skype
6 43 (1.29%) DNS
6 43 (1.29%) VPN
7 41 (1.23%) Wireless
8 38 (1.14%) VoIP
9 30 (0.90%) SAN
10 28 (0.84%) DHCP
11 27 (0.81%) Network Security
11 27 (0.81%) TCP/IP
12 22 (0.66%) MPLS
12 22 (0.66%) Unified Communications
12 22 (0.66%) VLAN
13 21 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
13 21 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
14 19 (0.57%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 390 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 239 (7.17%) MySQL
3 194 (5.82%) NoSQL
4 190 (5.70%) PostgreSQL
5 146 (4.38%) MongoDB
6 118 (3.54%) Relational Database
7 117 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
8 115 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
9 100 (3.00%) Big Data
10 86 (2.58%) Hadoop
11 82 (2.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 78 (2.34%) Power BI
13 45 (1.35%) Amazon Athena
13 45 (1.35%) Redis
14 43 (1.29%) Apache Hive
15 42 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 40 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 37 (1.11%) RDBMS
18 35 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
18 35 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 383 (11.49%) Git (software)
2 240 (7.20%) Jenkins
3 189 (5.67%) JIRA
4 103 (3.09%) Selenium
5 84 (2.52%) GitLab
6 73 (2.19%) Artifactory
7 69 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 44 (1.32%) Maven
9 41 (1.23%) Bitbucket
9 41 (1.23%) TeamCity
10 38 (1.14%) webpack
11 34 (1.02%) Cucumber
11 34 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
12 33 (0.99%) Subversion
13 29 (0.87%) SpecFlow
14 28 (0.84%) JUnit
15 26 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
16 25 (0.75%) Visual Studio
17 24 (0.72%) gulp
18 19 (0.57%) Mockito
General
1 739 (22.18%) Finance
2 249 (7.47%) Banking
3 169 (5.07%) Retail
4 114 (3.42%) Public Sector
5 102 (3.06%) Marketing
6 98 (2.94%) Back Office
7 88 (2.64%) Law
8 75 (2.25%) Front Office
8 75 (2.25%) Games
9 71 (2.13%) Telecoms
10 65 (1.95%) Manufacturing
11 31 (0.93%) Local Government
12 30 (0.90%) Electronics
13 29 (0.87%) Investment Banking
14 26 (0.78%) Advertising
15 21 (0.63%) Legal
16 17 (0.51%) Automotive
17 16 (0.48%) Aerospace
18 13 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
19 11 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 954 (28.63%) Developer
2 381 (11.43%) Senior Developer
3 232 (6.96%) Architect
4 200 (6.00%) Software Engineer
5 188 (5.64%) Lead Developer
6 173 (5.19%) .NET Developer
7 162 (4.86%) Analyst
8 161 (4.83%) Software Developer
9 148 (4.44%) Java Developer
10 125 (3.75%) C# Developer
11 109 (3.27%) Team Leader
12 102 (3.06%) Development Manager
13 100 (3.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 98 (2.94%) Consultant
15 94 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
16 89 (2.67%) Engineering Manager
16 89 (2.67%) Full Stack Developer
17 85 (2.55%) Finance Manager
18 84 (2.52%) Delivery Manager
19 82 (2.46%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 599 (17.98%) .NET
2 373 (11.19%) HTML
3 338 (10.14%) CSS
4 313 (9.39%) Web Services
5 290 (8.70%) AngularJS
6 282 (8.46%) React
7 227 (6.81%) Node.js
8 219 (6.57%) .NET Core
9 183 (5.49%) ASP.NET
10 171 (5.13%) RESTful
11 152 (4.56%) .NET Framework
12 139 (4.17%) REST
13 135 (4.05%) Spring
14 112 (3.36%) jQuery
15 110 (3.30%) HTML5
16 95 (2.85%) ASP.NET Web API
17 92 (2.76%) gRPC
18 91 (2.73%) Kafka
19 86 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC
20 79 (2.37%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 247 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 202 (6.06%) User Experience
3 152 (4.56%) Hedge funds
4 130 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
5 107 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
6 96 (2.88%) Mobile App
7 88 (2.64%) Management Information System
8 76 (2.28%) Data Centre
9 73 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
10 70 (2.10%) Public Cloud
11 64 (1.92%) Derivative
12 61 (1.83%) Fixed Income
13 41 (1.23%) Algorithms
14 40 (1.20%) Virtual Team
15 35 (1.05%) Cloud Native
16 29 (0.87%) Driving Licence
17 24 (0.72%) Data Structures
18 23 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
19 21 (0.63%) Internet of Things
20 20 (0.60%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 384 (11.52%) Linux
2 308 (9.24%) Windows
3 142 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 130 (3.90%) Unix
5 83 (2.49%) Android
6 66 (1.98%) Apple iOS
7 40 (1.20%) Windows 10
8 38 (1.14%) CentOS
9 37 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 33 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (0.96%) Windows Server 2016
12 18 (0.54%) Mac OS X
12 18 (0.54%) Windows 7
13 16 (0.48%) AIX
13 16 (0.48%) Solaris
14 15 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (0.33%) Ubuntu
16 7 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
17 6 (0.18%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,288 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
2 767 (23.02%) Coaching
3 713 (21.40%) DevOps
4 541 (16.24%) Software Engineering
5 490 (14.71%) Scrum
6 421 (12.64%) Microservices
7 374 (11.22%) Problem-Solving
8 362 (10.86%) TDD
9 315 (9.45%) Test Automation
10 272 (8.16%) MVC
11 264 (7.92%) Analytics
12 255 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
13 250 (7.50%) ITIL
14 216 (6.48%) Decision-Making
15 214 (6.42%) Project Management
16 211 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
17 205 (6.15%) Technical Leadership
18 190 (5.70%) SDLC
19 180 (5.40%) Fintech
20 179 (5.37%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 749 (22.48%) JavaScript
2 730 (21.91%) SQL
3 719 (21.58%) Java
4 705 (21.16%) C#
5 609 (18.28%) Python
6 200 (6.00%) C++
7 171 (5.13%) TypeScript
8 155 (4.65%) PHP
9 133 (3.99%) PowerShell
10 122 (3.66%) C
11 119 (3.57%) T-SQL
12 106 (3.18%) Kotlin
13 92 (2.76%) Scala
14 86 (2.58%) Go
15 81 (2.43%) Bash Shell
16 65 (1.95%) Ruby
17 52 (1.56%) Java 8
18 51 (1.53%) R
19 41 (1.23%) PL/SQL
20 38 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 402 (12.06%) Degree
2 136 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 84 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 83 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
5 68 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 62 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 57 (1.71%) CCNA
8 55 (1.65%) DV Cleared
9 49 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
10 48 (1.44%) CCNP
11 38 (1.14%) Sun Certification
12 33 (0.99%) DBS Check
13 31 (0.93%) ISTQB
14 30 (0.90%) CISSP
15 24 (0.72%) CCIE
16 23 (0.69%) MCSA
17 22 (0.66%) MCSE
18 20 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
19 19 (0.57%) ISEB
20 17 (0.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 219 (6.57%) QA
2 138 (4.14%) SLA
3 64 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (1.26%) GDPR
5 32 (0.96%) PCI DSS
6 27 (0.81%) PMO
7 18 (0.54%) Data Quality
8 14 (0.42%) NIST
9 11 (0.33%) COBIT
10 7 (0.21%) NIST 800
11 5 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
11 5 (0.15%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 5 (0.15%) ITGC
11 5 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.12%) ECSS
12 4 (0.12%) ISO 26262
12 4 (0.12%) P3O
13 2 (0.060%) Actionable Recommendations
13 2 (0.060%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 413 (12.39%) Docker
2 140 (4.20%) Active Directory
3 117 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 71 (2.13%) Hyper-V
5 24 (0.72%) HDFS
6 22 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 20 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
9 14 (0.42%) vSphere
10 10 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.18%) Firmware
11 6 (0.18%) Samba
12 5 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 5 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.090%) GlusterFS
14 3 (0.090%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.090%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.090%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 357 (10.71%) Kubernetes
2 168 (5.04%) Ansible
3 136 (4.08%) Terraform
4 91 (2.73%) Puppet
5 53 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
6 39 (1.17%) SCCM
7 25 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
8 23 (0.69%) SCVMM
9 19 (0.57%) SCOM
10 12 (0.36%) FortiGate
11 11 (0.33%) CSIRT
11 11 (0.33%) Rancher
12 10 (0.30%) Ambari
12 10 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
12 10 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
12 10 (0.30%) ZABBIX
13 9 (0.27%) Nagios
13 9 (0.27%) Prometheus
14 8 (0.24%) Cisco UCCE
14 8 (0.24%) Kibana
Vendors
1 464 (13.93%) Microsoft
2 181 (5.43%) Oracle
3 178 (5.34%) Google
4 164 (4.92%) VMware
5 108 (3.24%) Cisco
6 83 (2.49%) SAP
7 56 (1.68%) Tableau
8 51 (1.53%) Bloomberg
9 46 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
10 45 (1.35%) Red Hat
11 44 (1.32%) Citrix
12 36 (1.08%) Cloudera
13 28 (0.84%) Zend
14 27 (0.81%) HP
15 26 (0.78%) Sony
16 25 (0.75%) IBM
16 25 (0.75%) Splunk
17 23 (0.69%) Informatica
18 22 (0.66%) Remedy
19 21 (0.63%) Xamarin