Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 35 44 40
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4 +19
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 7,021 3,538 7,659
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 7.04% 5.43% 5.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.52% 5.87% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4,162 2,908 5,848
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £35,558
25th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - +8.70% +4.55%
75th Percentile £78,750 £80,133 £77,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £101,625 £94,125
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 93,417 60,224 124,118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 93.66% 92.50% 92.43%
Number of salaries quoted 64,448 49,282 99,844
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +11 3,402 £75,000 - 510
South East +18 1,014 £60,000 - 162
North of England +12 940 £50,750 -2.93% 279
South West +5 686 £53,000 +2.73% 121
Midlands -1 628 £52,798 +5.60% 147
North West +8 478 £54,000 -0.46% 151
West Midlands +9 472 £55,000 +4.76% 97
Yorkshire +11 369 £50,000 - 85
East of England +26 246 £60,000 +26.32% 71
East Midlands -14 147 £47,500 -5.00% 50
North East +12 95 £37,500 -16.67% 43
Mentoring
UK

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 3,282 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
2 1,967 (28.02%) JavaScript
3 1,897 (27.02%) Social Skills
4 1,838 (26.18%) Coaching
5 1,646 (23.44%) DevOps
6 1,613 (22.97%) Azure
7 1,604 (22.85%) Software Engineering
8 1,599 (22.77%) AWS
9 1,478 (21.05%) React
10 1,393 (19.84%) Java
11 1,333 (18.99%) Finance
12 1,253 (17.85%) Python
13 1,239 (17.65%) SQL
14 1,170 (16.66%) Docker
15 1,136 (16.18%) Kubernetes
16 1,124 (16.01%) C#
17 1,101 (15.68%) Scrum
18 1,072 (15.27%) .NET
19 1,068 (15.21%) Microservices
20 971 (13.83%) TDD
21 906 (12.90%) Test Automation
22 874 (12.45%) Degree
23 864 (12.31%) Problem-Solving
24 855 (12.18%) Node.js
25 772 (11.00%) Microsoft
26 769 (10.95%) CSS
27 747 (10.64%) Git (software)
28 740 (10.54%) TypeScript
29 694 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
30 683 (9.73%) HTML

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 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
2 184 (2.62%) Confluence
3 138 (1.97%) CMS
4 125 (1.78%) SharePoint
5 117 (1.67%) Apache
6 103 (1.47%) SAS
7 86 (1.22%) Apache Spark
8 76 (1.08%) MS Exchange
9 74 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
10 67 (0.95%) Tomcat
11 52 (0.74%) IIS
11 52 (0.74%) WordPress
12 42 (0.60%) nginx
13 36 (0.51%) EPiServer
14 26 (0.37%) Apache TomEE
15 25 (0.36%) NServiceBus
16 24 (0.34%) Apache Airflow
17 21 (0.30%) Drupal
18 17 (0.24%) OpenStack
18 17 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 73 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
2 66 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 57 (0.81%) Figma
4 46 (0.66%) Sketch
5 39 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 31 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
7 29 (0.41%) MS Visio
8 28 (0.40%) InVision
9 20 (0.28%) Zeplin
10 17 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 16 (0.23%) Photoshop
12 15 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
13 9 (0.13%) Fireworks
14 8 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
14 8 (0.11%) UserZoom
15 6 (0.085%) Adobe Premiere
15 6 (0.085%) Final Cut Pro
16 4 (0.057%) GIMP
16 4 (0.057%) Inkscape
16 4 (0.057%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 56 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
3 25 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
4 24 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 22 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
6 20 (0.28%) Magento
7 19 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
8 17 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
9 14 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
10 13 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 12 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
11 12 (0.17%) Sentinel
12 10 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
13 9 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
13 9 (0.13%) Shopify
14 8 (0.11%) NetSuite
15 6 (0.085%) Oracle Assets
16 5 (0.071%) Hyperion Planning
17 4 (0.057%) Dynamics AX
17 4 (0.057%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 1,613 (22.97%) Azure
2 1,599 (22.77%) AWS
3 553 (7.88%) GCP
4 482 (6.87%) Serverless
5 455 (6.48%) SaaS
6 298 (4.24%) Microsoft 365
7 276 (3.93%) PaaS
8 242 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
8 242 (3.45%) GitHub
9 183 (2.61%) IaaS
10 169 (2.41%) Amazon S3
11 157 (2.24%) AWS CloudFormation
12 150 (2.14%) Power Platform
13 116 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
14 109 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
15 99 (1.41%) Amazon ECS
16 95 (1.35%) Amazon EKS
17 91 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
18 86 (1.22%) npm
19 85 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 215 (3.06%) Firewall
2 152 (2.16%) Internet
3 135 (1.92%) HTTP
4 124 (1.77%) VPN
5 117 (1.67%) LAN
6 108 (1.54%) Broadband
7 107 (1.52%) WAN
8 102 (1.45%) DNS
9 73 (1.04%) VLAN
10 71 (1.01%) Network Security
11 69 (0.98%) SAN
12 52 (0.74%) TCP/IP
13 47 (0.67%) Wireless
14 44 (0.63%) DHCP
15 41 (0.58%) NAS
16 39 (0.56%) WLAN
17 36 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
18 30 (0.43%) Fibre Channel
18 30 (0.43%) iSCSI
19 28 (0.40%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 527 (7.51%) SQL Server
2 410 (5.84%) PostgreSQL
3 390 (5.55%) MongoDB
4 388 (5.53%) NoSQL
5 299 (4.26%) Big Data
6 295 (4.20%) Relational Database
7 263 (3.75%) MySQL
8 254 (3.62%) Redis
9 139 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
10 137 (1.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 103 (1.47%) Power BI
12 102 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
13 94 (1.34%) Hadoop
14 83 (1.18%) Tableau
15 82 (1.17%) Data Lake
16 71 (1.01%) Oracle Database
17 67 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 65 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
19 62 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 60 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 747 (10.64%) Git (software)
2 612 (8.72%) Jenkins
3 487 (6.94%) JIRA
4 301 (4.29%) Selenium
5 208 (2.96%) GitLab
6 139 (1.98%) webpack
7 134 (1.91%) Cucumber
8 113 (1.61%) WebDriver
9 112 (1.60%) Cypress.io
10 109 (1.55%) CircleCI
11 103 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
11 103 (1.47%) Visual Studio
12 97 (1.38%) Maven
13 93 (1.32%) JUnit
14 92 (1.31%) Eclipse
15 85 (1.21%) SpecFlow
16 83 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 82 (1.17%) JMeter
18 80 (1.14%) TeamCity
19 77 (1.10%) Postman
General
1 1,897 (27.02%) Social Skills
2 1,333 (18.99%) Finance
3 524 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
4 434 (6.18%) Retail
5 373 (5.31%) Marketing
6 300 (4.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 297 (4.23%) Games
8 273 (3.89%) Public Sector
9 247 (3.52%) Banking
10 243 (3.46%) Legal
11 209 (2.98%) Presentation Skills
12 170 (2.42%) Organisational Skills
13 151 (2.15%) Law
14 132 (1.88%) Influencing Skills
15 121 (1.72%) Manufacturing
16 109 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
17 107 (1.52%) Telecoms
18 98 (1.40%) Electronics
19 97 (1.38%) Advertising
20 72 (1.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,932 (27.52%) Developer
2 847 (12.06%) Senior Developer
3 803 (11.44%) Software Engineer
4 481 (6.85%) Senior Software Engineer
5 377 (5.37%) Lead Developer
6 340 (4.84%) Architect
7 276 (3.93%) DevOps Engineer
8 255 (3.63%) .NET Developer
9 252 (3.59%) Software Developer
10 232 (3.30%) Analyst
11 216 (3.08%) Full Stack Developer
12 202 (2.88%) Team Leader
13 197 (2.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 189 (2.69%) C# Developer
15 183 (2.61%) Consultant
16 172 (2.45%) React Developer
17 170 (2.42%) Technical Leader
18 168 (2.39%) Java Developer
19 158 (2.25%) Lead Software Engineer
20 149 (2.12%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,478 (21.05%) React
2 1,072 (15.27%) .NET
3 855 (12.18%) Node.js
4 769 (10.95%) CSS
5 683 (9.73%) HTML
6 600 (8.55%) AngularJS
7 539 (7.68%) REST
8 486 (6.92%) .NET Core
9 399 (5.68%) Web Services
10 392 (5.58%) RESTful
11 373 (5.31%) Spring
12 369 (5.26%) Kafka
13 366 (5.21%) Vue.js
14 358 (5.10%) GraphQL
15 265 (3.77%) Redux
16 223 (3.18%) .NET Framework
17 222 (3.16%) ASP.NET
18 211 (3.01%) Spring Boot
19 186 (2.65%) HTML5
20 176 (2.51%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 630 (8.97%) User Experience
2 380 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
3 348 (4.96%) Self-Motivation
4 246 (3.50%) Mobile App
5 189 (2.69%) Data Centre
6 169 (2.41%) Algorithms
7 166 (2.36%) Blog
8 156 (2.22%) Management Information System
9 149 (2.12%) Virtual Team
10 143 (2.04%) Cloud Native
11 126 (1.79%) Social Media
12 100 (1.42%) Public Cloud
13 99 (1.41%) Legacy Systems
14 82 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
15 80 (1.14%) Cyberattack
16 75 (1.07%) Life Science
17 71 (1.01%) Data Structures
18 68 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
19 67 (0.95%) Smartphone
20 62 (0.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 647 (9.22%) Linux
2 472 (6.72%) Windows
3 225 (3.20%) Android
4 182 (2.59%) Apple iOS
5 148 (2.11%) Windows Server
6 92 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 86 (1.22%) CentOS
8 83 (1.18%) Unix
9 71 (1.01%) Windows 10
10 53 (0.75%) Windows Server 2016
11 51 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 42 (0.60%) Windows Server 2019
13 29 (0.41%) VMS
14 25 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (0.27%) Mesosphere
16 16 (0.23%) Mac OS
16 16 (0.23%) Windows 7
17 14 (0.20%) Ubuntu
18 8 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
18 8 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,282 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
2 1,838 (26.18%) Coaching
3 1,646 (23.44%) DevOps
4 1,604 (22.85%) Software Engineering
5 1,101 (15.68%) Scrum
6 1,068 (15.21%) Microservices
7 971 (13.83%) TDD
8 906 (12.90%) Test Automation
9 864 (12.31%) Problem-Solving
10 694 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
11 607 (8.65%) Analytics
12 597 (8.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 565 (8.05%) Technical Leadership
14 520 (7.41%) Computer Science
15 486 (6.92%) BDD
16 471 (6.71%) Project Management
17 464 (6.61%) SDLC
18 450 (6.41%) Pair Programming
19 440 (6.27%) Line Management
19 440 (6.27%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 1,967 (28.02%) JavaScript
2 1,393 (19.84%) Java
3 1,253 (17.85%) Python
4 1,239 (17.65%) SQL
5 1,124 (16.01%) C#
6 740 (10.54%) TypeScript
7 318 (4.53%) PowerShell
8 285 (4.06%) Go
9 278 (3.96%) PHP
10 272 (3.87%) C++
11 241 (3.43%) Ruby
12 226 (3.22%) C
13 178 (2.54%) Scala
14 164 (2.34%) ES6
15 153 (2.18%) Kotlin
16 141 (2.01%) T-SQL
17 127 (1.81%) Bash Shell
18 111 (1.58%) Java 8
19 73 (1.04%) R
20 66 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 874 (12.45%) Degree
2 386 (5.50%) Security Cleared
3 274 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 207 (2.95%) SC Cleared
5 91 (1.30%) Master's Degree
6 85 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
7 78 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 49 (0.70%) ISTQB
9 48 (0.68%) AWS Certification
10 47 (0.67%) CCNP
11 46 (0.66%) CCNA
12 43 (0.61%) DV Cleared
13 42 (0.60%) PhD
14 40 (0.57%) DBS Check
15 39 (0.56%) CISSP
16 37 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
17 36 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
18 33 (0.47%) ISEB
19 32 (0.46%) PMI Certification
20 30 (0.43%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 491 (6.99%) QA
2 135 (1.92%) SLA
3 115 (1.64%) Accessibility
4 84 (1.20%) Data Quality
5 63 (0.90%) GDPR
6 57 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 38 (0.54%) MISRA
8 37 (0.53%) ECSS
8 37 (0.53%) MISRA C
8 37 (0.53%) PCI DSS
9 29 (0.41%) PMO
10 25 (0.36%) CDISC
11 21 (0.30%) Good Clinical Practice
11 21 (0.30%) NIST
12 19 (0.27%) GRC
13 16 (0.23%) ISO 9001
14 13 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
15 12 (0.17%) WCAG
16 9 (0.13%) Basel III
17 8 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 1,170 (16.66%) Docker
2 296 (4.22%) Active Directory
3 129 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 51 (0.73%) Hyper-V
5 39 (0.56%) Terminal Server
6 23 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
7 22 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
8 21 (0.30%) VMware NSX
9 18 (0.26%) Firmware
10 14 (0.20%) ISA Server
11 13 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 11 (0.16%) vSphere
13 9 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
13 9 (0.13%) Xen
13 9 (0.13%) XenApp
14 7 (0.100%) LXC
15 5 (0.071%) Ceph
15 5 (0.071%) HDFS
15 5 (0.071%) Virtual Servers
15 5 (0.071%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1,136 (16.18%) Kubernetes
2 618 (8.80%) Terraform
3 400 (5.70%) Ansible
4 169 (2.41%) Puppet
5 165 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
6 79 (1.13%) Prometheus
7 69 (0.98%) Grafana
8 51 (0.73%) Istio
9 45 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
10 43 (0.61%) SCCM
11 35 (0.50%) Kibana
12 34 (0.48%) Graphite
13 31 (0.44%) Consul
14 30 (0.43%) logstash
15 27 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
16 26 (0.37%) Packer
17 22 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
18 19 (0.27%) Automic
19 18 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
19 18 (0.26%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 772 (11.00%) Microsoft
2 340 (4.84%) Google
3 305 (4.34%) Oracle
4 208 (2.96%) VMware
5 201 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 123 (1.75%) SAP
7 117 (1.67%) Red Hat
8 113 (1.61%) Cisco
9 90 (1.28%) ServiceNow
10 77 (1.10%) Adobe
11 65 (0.93%) Splunk
12 64 (0.91%) Atlassian
12 64 (0.91%) LexisNexis
13 58 (0.83%) Instagram
14 53 (0.75%) PagerDuty
15 52 (0.74%) HP
16 47 (0.67%) Citrix
17 45 (0.64%) Apple
17 45 (0.64%) Facebook
18 43 (0.61%) Nintex