Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK > England
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 56 62
Rank change year-on-year +20 +6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 7,894 7,524 7,990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.02% 4.83% 4.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.54% 5.26% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6,072 5,811 6,255
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 120,749 142,911 151,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.12% 91.78% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 95,662 114,654 120,610
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,450 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +19 3,144 £75,000 +7.14% 424
North of England +20 1,646 £51,147 +11.19% 216
South East +10 1,357 £55,000 +4.76% 193
North West +22 980 £52,500 +10.53% 124
Midlands +21 733 £50,000 +5.26% 151
South West +24 634 £50,000 - 97
West Midlands +22 480 £50,000 +11.11% 104
Yorkshire -2 473 £50,000 +11.11% 70
East of England -20 302 £52,500 -3.67% 116
East Midlands +14 247 £50,000 -4.76% 47
North East +12 194 £52,500 +8.25% 22
Mentoring
UK

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 3,950 (50.04%) Agile Software Development
2 2,161 (27.38%) Coaching
3 1,809 (22.92%) Java
4 1,698 (21.51%) JavaScript
5 1,588 (20.12%) C#
6 1,568 (19.86%) Finance
7 1,396 (17.68%) AWS
8 1,389 (17.60%) Software Engineering
9 1,377 (17.44%) SQL
10 1,285 (16.28%) Microsoft
11 1,256 (15.91%) .NET
12 1,220 (15.45%) DevOps
13 1,181 (14.96%) Azure
14 1,160 (14.69%) Scrum
15 1,067 (13.52%) Python
16 1,060 (13.43%) Degree
17 998 (12.64%) TDD
18 985 (12.48%) Test Automation
19 942 (11.93%) HTML
20 905 (11.46%) Problem-Solving
21 873 (11.06%) Windows
22 866 (10.97%) SQL Server
23 839 (10.63%) Docker
24 828 (10.49%) AngularJS
25 823 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
26 815 (10.32%) Git (software)
27 801 (10.15%) CSS
28 788 (9.98%) Microservices
29 746 (9.45%) Linux
30 734 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement

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
1 200 (2.53%) Confluence
2 171 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 164 (2.08%) Apache Spark
4 115 (1.46%) MS Exchange
5 103 (1.30%) Apache
6 102 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
7 93 (1.18%) Skype for Business
8 91 (1.15%) CMS
9 84 (1.06%) IIS
10 57 (0.72%) WebSphere
11 52 (0.66%) Tomcat
12 45 (0.57%) SAS
13 39 (0.49%) JBoss
14 32 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
14 32 (0.41%) nginx
15 31 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
16 27 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
17 26 (0.33%) WordPress
18 25 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
19 20 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 172 (2.18%) Microsoft Office
2 113 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 56 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 49 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 45 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
6 31 (0.39%) Sketch
7 27 (0.34%) InVision
8 16 (0.20%) Chatbot
9 13 (0.16%) Photoshop
10 10 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
11 9 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
11 9 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
12 8 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
13 6 (0.076%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 6 (0.076%) SPSS
14 5 (0.063%) InDesign
14 5 (0.063%) Marvel
14 5 (0.063%) Simulink
14 5 (0.063%) Zeplin
15 4 (0.051%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 73 (0.92%) Payment Gateway
2 46 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 40 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
4 37 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
5 31 (0.39%) Magento
6 20 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
7 19 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
8 18 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
8 18 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 17 (0.22%) PolarLake
10 16 (0.20%) LatentZero
10 16 (0.20%) thinkFolio
11 15 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
12 13 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
12 13 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
12 13 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
12 13 (0.16%) SAP SD
12 13 (0.16%) Shopify
13 12 (0.15%) Eagle PACE
13 12 (0.15%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1,396 (17.68%) AWS
2 1,181 (14.96%) Azure
3 409 (5.18%) Office 365
4 302 (3.83%) GCP
5 289 (3.66%) Serverless
6 265 (3.36%) SaaS
7 252 (3.19%) GitHub
8 195 (2.47%) AWS Lambda
9 155 (1.96%) PaaS
10 152 (1.93%) Amazon S3
11 132 (1.67%) Power Platform
12 124 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
13 108 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
14 107 (1.36%) IaaS
15 93 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
16 91 (1.15%) OpenShift
17 86 (1.09%) Amazon ECS
17 86 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
18 74 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
19 66 (0.84%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 329 (4.17%) Firewall
2 212 (2.69%) WAN
3 199 (2.52%) DNS
4 173 (2.19%) LAN
5 166 (2.10%) TCP/IP
6 157 (1.99%) Network Security
7 138 (1.75%) Internet
8 131 (1.66%) DHCP
9 98 (1.24%) Broadband
9 98 (1.24%) Skype
9 98 (1.24%) Wireless
10 97 (1.23%) SAN
11 87 (1.10%) VoIP
12 83 (1.05%) VPN
13 80 (1.01%) HTTP
14 79 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
15 65 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
16 59 (0.75%) VLAN
17 58 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
18 54 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 866 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 341 (4.32%) NoSQL
3 314 (3.98%) Big Data
4 283 (3.59%) MySQL
5 275 (3.48%) MongoDB
6 274 (3.47%) Relational Database
7 215 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
8 194 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
9 140 (1.77%) Hadoop
10 138 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 124 (1.57%) Power BI
12 99 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
13 98 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 81 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 73 (0.92%) Apache Hive
15 73 (0.92%) Oracle Database
16 69 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
16 69 (0.87%) RDBMS
17 63 (0.80%) Data Lake
18 59 (0.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 815 (10.32%) Git (software)
2 669 (8.47%) Jenkins
3 491 (6.22%) JIRA
4 353 (4.47%) Selenium
5 261 (3.31%) Cucumber
6 244 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 214 (2.71%) Visual Studio
8 145 (1.84%) GitLab
9 121 (1.53%) TeamCity
10 117 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 117 (1.48%) WebDriver
11 115 (1.46%) Maven
12 114 (1.44%) JMeter
13 113 (1.43%) SoapUI
14 103 (1.30%) JUnit
15 80 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
16 77 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
16 77 (0.98%) Subversion
17 75 (0.95%) Bitbucket
18 67 (0.85%) Appium
General
1 1,568 (19.86%) Finance
2 437 (5.54%) Retail
3 385 (4.88%) Banking
4 383 (4.85%) Public Sector
5 299 (3.79%) Front Office
6 242 (3.07%) Marketing
7 202 (2.56%) Telecoms
8 176 (2.23%) Games
9 159 (2.01%) Manufacturing
10 87 (1.10%) Legal
11 86 (1.09%) Automotive
12 83 (1.05%) Advertising
13 81 (1.03%) Aerospace
14 63 (0.80%) Electronics
15 62 (0.79%) Back Office
16 48 (0.61%) Law
17 46 (0.58%) Publishing
18 44 (0.56%) Billing
19 43 (0.54%) Local Government
20 39 (0.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2,171 (27.50%) Developer
2 843 (10.68%) Senior Developer
3 626 (7.93%) Architect
4 610 (7.73%) Software Engineer
5 402 (5.09%) Analyst
6 384 (4.86%) Java Developer
7 345 (4.37%) Consultant
7 345 (4.37%) Software Developer
8 340 (4.31%) .NET Developer
8 340 (4.31%) Lead Developer
9 297 (3.76%) C# Developer
10 284 (3.60%) Team Leader
11 209 (2.65%) Technical Leader
12 204 (2.58%) Senior Java Developer
13 199 (2.52%) Test Engineer
14 198 (2.51%) Development Manager
15 187 (2.37%) Senior Software Engineer
16 186 (2.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 182 (2.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 176 (2.23%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,256 (15.91%) .NET
2 942 (11.93%) HTML
3 828 (10.49%) AngularJS
4 801 (10.15%) CSS
5 717 (9.08%) React
6 645 (8.17%) Web Services
7 596 (7.55%) Node.js
8 528 (6.69%) ASP.NET
9 467 (5.92%) REST
10 428 (5.42%) Spring
11 348 (4.41%) RESTful
12 303 (3.84%) HTML5
13 257 (3.26%) JSON
14 247 (3.13%) .NET Framework
15 232 (2.94%) Spring Boot
16 230 (2.91%) jQuery
16 230 (2.91%) XML
17 222 (2.81%) SOAP
18 215 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC
19 208 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 580 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 500 (6.33%) User Experience
3 307 (3.89%) Greenfield Project
4 303 (3.84%) Fixed Income
5 298 (3.78%) Self-Motivation
6 282 (3.57%) Derivative
7 259 (3.28%) Management Information System
8 242 (3.07%) Mobile App
9 241 (3.05%) Data Centre
10 185 (2.34%) Algorithms
11 149 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
12 139 (1.76%) Public Cloud
13 123 (1.56%) Hedge funds
14 115 (1.46%) Virtual Team
15 108 (1.37%) Equities
16 106 (1.34%) Cloud Native
17 93 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 75 (0.95%) Data Structures
19 65 (0.82%) Robotics
20 60 (0.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 873 (11.06%) Windows
2 746 (9.45%) Linux
3 283 (3.59%) Windows Server
4 226 (2.86%) Unix
5 201 (2.55%) Windows 10
6 184 (2.33%) Android
7 150 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 120 (1.52%) Apple iOS
9 84 (1.06%) Windows 7
10 65 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 47 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 40 (0.51%) Tizen
13 36 (0.46%) CentOS
14 35 (0.44%) Mac OS
15 27 (0.34%) Mesosphere
16 21 (0.27%) Windows 8
17 19 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
18 18 (0.23%) Ubuntu
19 15 (0.19%) HPUX
20 13 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,950 (50.04%) Agile Software Development
2 2,161 (27.38%) Coaching
3 1,389 (17.60%) Software Engineering
4 1,220 (15.45%) DevOps
5 1,160 (14.69%) Scrum
6 998 (12.64%) TDD
7 985 (12.48%) Test Automation
8 905 (11.46%) Problem-Solving
9 823 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
10 788 (9.98%) Microservices
11 734 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
12 583 (7.39%) Project Management
13 581 (7.36%) Analytics
14 567 (7.18%) MVC
15 532 (6.74%) BDD
16 501 (6.35%) ITIL
17 496 (6.28%) Computer Science
18 481 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
19 470 (5.95%) Line Management
20 458 (5.80%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1,809 (22.92%) Java
2 1,698 (21.51%) JavaScript
3 1,588 (20.12%) C#
4 1,377 (17.44%) SQL
5 1,067 (13.52%) Python
6 498 (6.31%) C++
7 348 (4.41%) PHP
8 323 (4.09%) C
9 288 (3.65%) PowerShell
10 261 (3.31%) Ruby
11 236 (2.99%) TypeScript
12 207 (2.62%) Scala
13 190 (2.41%) Go
14 172 (2.18%) Bash Shell
15 170 (2.15%) R
16 168 (2.13%) T-SQL
17 142 (1.80%) Java 8
18 129 (1.63%) ES6
19 104 (1.32%) VB.NET
20 99 (1.25%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 1,060 (13.43%) Degree
2 299 (3.79%) Security Cleared
3 234 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
4 230 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
5 178 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 174 (2.20%) SC Cleared
7 137 (1.74%) CCNP
8 113 (1.43%) CCNA
9 102 (1.29%) MCSE
10 95 (1.20%) ISTQB
11 94 (1.19%) DV Cleared
12 73 (0.92%) CISSP
13 64 (0.81%) ISEB
14 62 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
15 52 (0.66%) Master's Degree
16 46 (0.58%) DBS Check
17 44 (0.56%) PMI Certification
18 42 (0.53%) CCIE
18 42 (0.53%) MCSA
19 40 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 713 (9.03%) QA
2 151 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 147 (1.86%) SLA
4 100 (1.27%) GDPR
5 96 (1.22%) Data Quality
6 87 (1.10%) PMO
7 64 (0.81%) PCI DSS
8 35 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 32 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 30 (0.38%) COBIT
11 22 (0.28%) NIST
12 14 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 13 (0.16%) ISO 26262
13 13 (0.16%) WAI
14 9 (0.11%) WCAG
15 7 (0.089%) Cyber Essentials
15 7 (0.089%) NCSC
16 6 (0.076%) ISO 14001
17 5 (0.063%) ISO 9001
17 5 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 839 (10.63%) Docker
2 467 (5.92%) Active Directory
3 234 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 158 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 62 (0.79%) vSphere
6 58 (0.73%) XenApp
7 44 (0.56%) XenDesktop
8 33 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
9 32 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 31 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
11 29 (0.37%) Firmware
12 26 (0.33%) VMware NSX
13 19 (0.24%) HDFS
13 19 (0.24%) IAG
14 15 (0.19%) KVM
14 15 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
15 13 (0.16%) Apache Flume
15 13 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
16 10 (0.13%) VirtualBox
17 8 (0.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 511 (6.47%) Kubernetes
2 360 (4.56%) Ansible
3 302 (3.83%) Terraform
4 285 (3.61%) Puppet
5 218 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
6 139 (1.76%) SCCM
7 72 (0.91%) Microsoft Intune
8 46 (0.58%) SCOM
9 44 (0.56%) Consul
10 39 (0.49%) Prometheus
11 34 (0.43%) Packer
12 27 (0.34%) Automic
12 27 (0.34%) Nagios
13 26 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
14 25 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
15 23 (0.29%) Grafana
15 23 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 22 (0.28%) Cisco Prime
17 21 (0.27%) CA Service Virtualization
17 21 (0.27%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1,285 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 406 (5.14%) Oracle
3 367 (4.65%) Cisco
3 367 (4.65%) VMware
4 322 (4.08%) Google
5 230 (2.91%) SAP
6 192 (2.43%) Citrix
7 131 (1.66%) Bloomberg
7 131 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
8 109 (1.38%) Splunk
9 106 (1.34%) IBM
10 105 (1.33%) Reuters
11 98 (1.24%) Atlassian
12 92 (1.17%) HP
13 86 (1.09%) CheckPoint
13 86 (1.09%) Informatica
14 77 (0.98%) Red Hat
15 74 (0.94%) Tableau
16 68 (0.86%) WorldPay
17 67 (0.85%) Dell