Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK > England
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 64 64
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 7,519 7,371 8,915
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.56% 4.45% 4.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.07% 4.97% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6,159 6,085 7,325
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £34,079 £34,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

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 148,181 148,261 176,535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.85% 89.53% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 121,478 123,007 147,828
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 23 February 2018.

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 23 February 2018. 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 3,000 £66,000 +1.54% 508
South East +4 1,453 £50,000 -4.76% 147
North of England +6 1,307 £47,500 +5.56% 248
Midlands +1 755 £48,625 +8.06% 151
North West +18 646 £50,000 +11.73% 139
Yorkshire -2 572 £46,000 +2.22% 88
East of England +8 562 £57,250 +9.05% 102
West Midlands -2 517 £50,000 +11.11% 104
South West -15 422 £50,000 +11.11% 83
East Midlands -5 238 £45,000 - 47
North East +24 83 £51,250 +14.56% 21
Mentoring
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 3,457 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
2 1,927 (25.63%) JavaScript
3 1,835 (24.40%) Java
4 1,704 (22.66%) Coaching
5 1,683 (22.38%) Finance
6 1,604 (21.33%) SQL
7 1,409 (18.74%) C#
8 1,395 (18.55%) HTML
9 1,374 (18.27%) .NET
10 1,307 (17.38%) Scrum
11 1,258 (16.73%) Microsoft
12 1,119 (14.88%) Degree
13 1,117 (14.86%) CSS
14 1,109 (14.75%) Software Engineering
15 1,079 (14.35%) TDD
16 975 (12.97%) SQL Server
17 857 (11.40%) MVC
18 850 (11.30%) Test Automation
19 844 (11.22%) AngularJS
20 809 (10.76%) Linux
21 803 (10.68%) Python
22 798 (10.61%) Windows
23 778 (10.35%) Amazon AWS
24 744 (9.89%) DevOps
25 740 (9.84%) Web Services
26 711 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
27 671 (8.92%) SDLC
28 662 (8.80%) Git (software)
29 661 (8.79%) QA
30 645 (8.58%) ASP.NET

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
1 203 (2.70%) Apache
2 197 (2.62%) SharePoint
3 182 (2.42%) CMS
4 158 (2.10%) Tomcat
5 153 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
6 149 (1.98%) Apache Spark
7 146 (1.94%) MS Exchange
8 120 (1.60%) Confluence
9 109 (1.45%) IIS
10 106 (1.41%) JBoss
11 94 (1.25%) SAS
12 73 (0.97%) Apache Solr
12 73 (0.97%) WebSphere
13 70 (0.93%) WordPress
14 63 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 61 (0.81%) WebLogic
16 59 (0.78%) Drupal
17 50 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
18 46 (0.61%) nginx
19 45 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 175 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
2 142 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 54 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 45 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
5 37 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 25 (0.33%) InVision
7 20 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 15 (0.20%) Photoshop
9 9 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (0.11%) Chatbot
10 8 (0.11%) Simulink
11 3 (0.040%) Doxygen
11 3 (0.040%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.040%) SPSS
12 2 (0.027%) Blender
12 2 (0.027%) GIMP
12 2 (0.027%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.013%) HipChat
13 1 (0.013%) Revit
Business Applications
1 116 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 84 (1.12%) Magento
3 67 (0.89%) SAP S/4HANA
4 26 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 23 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
6 22 (0.29%) SAP ERP
7 19 (0.25%) SAP SD
8 17 (0.23%) NetSuite
8 17 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
8 17 (0.23%) Visualfiles
9 15 (0.20%) Elite 3E
9 15 (0.20%) SAP CO
9 15 (0.20%) SAP FI
9 15 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
10 13 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
10 13 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
11 11 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
11 11 (0.15%) Relativity
11 11 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 10 (0.13%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 778 (10.35%) Amazon AWS
2 561 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 292 (3.88%) SaaS
4 213 (2.83%) Office 365
5 113 (1.50%) GitHub
6 110 (1.46%) IaaS
7 109 (1.45%) PaaS
8 75 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
9 72 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
10 58 (0.77%) Amazon S3
10 58 (0.77%) Serverless
11 44 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
11 44 (0.59%) npm
12 32 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
13 28 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
14 26 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
15 22 (0.29%) OpenShift
16 20 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
17 19 (0.25%) Mimecast
18 16 (0.21%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 343 (4.56%) Firewall
2 219 (2.91%) WAN
3 199 (2.65%) TCP/IP
4 198 (2.63%) DNS
5 171 (2.27%) LAN
6 157 (2.09%) HTTP
7 147 (1.96%) DHCP
8 142 (1.89%) Network Security
9 136 (1.81%) VPN
10 132 (1.76%) Internet
11 116 (1.54%) Wireless
12 103 (1.37%) OSPF
13 91 (1.21%) MPLS
13 91 (1.21%) SAN
14 81 (1.08%) BGP
15 77 (1.02%) VoIP
16 71 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
17 68 (0.90%) IPsec
18 67 (0.89%) SSL
19 65 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 975 (12.97%) SQL Server
2 574 (7.63%) MySQL
3 328 (4.36%) Big Data
4 305 (4.06%) NoSQL
5 262 (3.48%) Relational Database
6 226 (3.01%) Hadoop
7 217 (2.89%) MongoDB
8 193 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 177 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
10 175 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
11 152 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 112 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 99 (1.32%) Oracle Database
14 98 (1.30%) RDBMS
15 97 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
16 86 (1.14%) Power BI
17 78 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
18 72 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
19 55 (0.73%) Redis
20 52 (0.69%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 662 (8.80%) Git (software)
2 491 (6.53%) Jenkins
3 369 (4.91%) JIRA
4 368 (4.89%) Selenium
5 214 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 204 (2.71%) Maven
7 197 (2.62%) Cucumber
8 182 (2.42%) Visual Studio
9 172 (2.29%) Subversion
10 156 (2.07%) TeamCity
11 145 (1.93%) JUnit
12 96 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
13 83 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 79 (1.05%) MSBuild
15 76 (1.01%) gulp
16 74 (0.98%) Grunt
17 73 (0.97%) webpack
18 72 (0.96%) WebDriver
19 59 (0.78%) Gradle
19 59 (0.78%) NUnit
General
1 1,683 (22.38%) Finance
2 509 (6.77%) Retail
3 432 (5.75%) Banking
4 276 (3.67%) Marketing
5 227 (3.02%) Manufacturing
6 224 (2.98%) Games
7 171 (2.27%) Advertising
8 144 (1.92%) Legal
9 137 (1.82%) Telecoms
10 116 (1.54%) Law
11 92 (1.22%) Investment Banking
12 71 (0.94%) Automotive
13 68 (0.90%) Electronics
14 61 (0.81%) Front Office
15 56 (0.74%) Back Office
16 49 (0.65%) Financial Institution
16 49 (0.65%) Retail Banking
17 45 (0.60%) Publishing
18 26 (0.35%) Billing
19 25 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2,481 (33.00%) Developer
2 835 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 624 (8.30%) Architect
4 603 (8.02%) Java Developer
5 574 (7.63%) Lead Developer
6 502 (6.68%) Analyst
7 467 (6.21%) .NET Developer
8 431 (5.73%) Software Engineer
9 412 (5.48%) Team Leader
10 373 (4.96%) C# Developer
11 368 (4.89%) Consultant
12 350 (4.65%) Software Developer
13 259 (3.44%) JavaScript Developer
14 257 (3.42%) C# .NET Developer
15 245 (3.26%) Senior Java Developer
16 232 (3.09%) PHP Developer
17 230 (3.06%) Senior Software Engineer
18 227 (3.02%) Java Engineer
19 209 (2.78%) Business Analyst
20 203 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,395 (18.55%) HTML
2 1,374 (18.27%) .NET
3 1,117 (14.86%) CSS
4 844 (11.22%) AngularJS
5 740 (9.84%) Web Services
6 645 (8.58%) ASP.NET
7 554 (7.37%) Spring
8 545 (7.25%) jQuery
9 523 (6.96%) RESTful
10 479 (6.37%) HTML5
11 447 (5.94%) React
12 423 (5.63%) Node.js
13 382 (5.08%) REST
14 373 (4.96%) XML
15 321 (4.27%) ASP.NET MVC
16 276 (3.67%) Hibernate
17 263 (3.50%) ASP.NET Web API
18 249 (3.31%) CSS3
19 239 (3.18%) .NET Framework
20 234 (3.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 632 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 492 (6.54%) Computer Science
3 456 (6.06%) User Experience
4 365 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
5 340 (4.52%) Mobile App
6 290 (3.86%) Fintech
7 252 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
8 202 (2.69%) Data Centre
9 167 (2.22%) Management Information System
10 142 (1.89%) Algorithms
11 103 (1.37%) Clustering
12 57 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
13 53 (0.70%) Online Banking
14 51 (0.68%) Public Cloud
15 49 (0.65%) Virtual Team
16 44 (0.59%) Digital Media
17 43 (0.57%) PMI
17 43 (0.57%) Social Media
18 42 (0.56%) Data Structures
19 39 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 809 (10.76%) Linux
2 798 (10.61%) Windows
3 317 (4.22%) Windows Server
4 310 (4.12%) Unix
5 221 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 212 (2.82%) Android
7 168 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 165 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 117 (1.56%) Windows 7
10 89 (1.18%) Windows 10
11 55 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 49 (0.65%) CentOS
13 41 (0.55%) Solaris
14 38 (0.51%) Mac OS X
14 38 (0.51%) Ubuntu
14 38 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
15 32 (0.43%) Windows 8
16 30 (0.40%) Windows Phone
17 25 (0.33%) Nucleus RTOS
18 17 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,457 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
2 1,704 (22.66%) Coaching
3 1,307 (17.38%) Scrum
4 1,109 (14.75%) Software Engineering
5 1,079 (14.35%) TDD
6 857 (11.40%) MVC
7 850 (11.30%) Test Automation
8 744 (9.89%) DevOps
9 711 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
10 671 (8.92%) SDLC
11 638 (8.49%) Project Management
12 636 (8.46%) BDD
13 609 (8.10%) Microservices
14 544 (7.24%) OO
15 525 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
16 521 (6.93%) ITIL
17 495 (6.58%) Web Development
18 482 (6.41%) Line Management
19 468 (6.22%) Continuous Improvement
20 447 (5.94%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,927 (25.63%) JavaScript
2 1,835 (24.40%) Java
3 1,604 (21.33%) SQL
4 1,409 (18.74%) C#
5 803 (10.68%) Python
6 609 (8.10%) PHP
7 412 (5.48%) C++
8 372 (4.95%) Scala
9 341 (4.54%) Ruby
10 258 (3.43%) C
11 227 (3.02%) PowerShell
12 203 (2.70%) T-SQL
13 147 (1.96%) Bash Shell
14 99 (1.32%) Perl
15 92 (1.22%) VB.NET
16 87 (1.16%) Go
17 85 (1.13%) TypeScript
18 81 (1.08%) Apple Swift
19 73 (0.97%) Objective-C
20 72 (0.96%) R
Qualifications
1 1,119 (14.88%) Degree
2 229 (3.05%) Security Cleared
3 226 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
4 221 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 182 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 140 (1.86%) CCNP
7 128 (1.70%) SC Cleared
8 105 (1.40%) CCNA
9 104 (1.38%) ISTQB
10 93 (1.24%) CISSP
11 85 (1.13%) MCSE
12 75 (1.00%) ISEB
13 68 (0.90%) Master's Degree
14 65 (0.86%) CCIE
15 61 (0.81%) DV Cleared
16 54 (0.72%) PMI Certification
17 50 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
18 48 (0.64%) CISM
18 48 (0.64%) MCSA
19 42 (0.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 661 (8.79%) QA
2 147 (1.96%) SLA
3 91 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 85 (1.13%) PMO
5 77 (1.02%) PCI DSS
6 72 (0.96%) GDPR
7 63 (0.84%) Data Quality
8 17 (0.23%) GCP
9 15 (0.20%) MiFID
9 15 (0.20%) WCAG
10 14 (0.19%) ISO 9001
11 13 (0.17%) COBIT
12 12 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 11 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 11 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 11 (0.15%) Web Application Security Consortium
14 9 (0.12%) EMIR
15 5 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 4 (0.053%) MISRA
16 4 (0.053%) NIST 800
System Software
1 426 (5.67%) Docker
2 365 (4.85%) Active Directory
3 237 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 144 (1.92%) Hyper-V
5 68 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
6 58 (0.77%) vSphere
7 48 (0.64%) XenApp
8 45 (0.60%) Firmware
9 41 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
10 30 (0.40%) VMware NSX
11 21 (0.28%) HDFS
12 19 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 19 (0.25%) XenDesktop
13 17 (0.23%) Terminal Services
14 13 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
15 12 (0.16%) NFS
16 10 (0.13%) Samba
17 8 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 7 (0.093%) Snort
18 7 (0.093%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 285 (3.79%) Puppet
2 242 (3.22%) Opscode Chef
3 235 (3.13%) Ansible
4 120 (1.60%) Kubernetes
5 96 (1.28%) SCCM
6 61 (0.81%) Terraform
7 52 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
8 47 (0.63%) vCenter Server
9 42 (0.56%) SCOM
10 35 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
10 35 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
11 33 (0.44%) Nagios
12 32 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
13 29 (0.39%) Cisco UCCE
13 29 (0.39%) HP ALM
14 24 (0.32%) Kibana
15 17 (0.23%) Packer
16 16 (0.21%) logstash
16 16 (0.21%) WSUS
17 15 (0.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1,258 (16.73%) Microsoft
2 484 (6.44%) Oracle
3 356 (4.73%) VMware
4 316 (4.20%) Cisco
5 198 (2.63%) Google
6 165 (2.19%) SAP
7 162 (2.15%) Citrix
8 130 (1.73%) HP
9 109 (1.45%) Juniper
10 108 (1.44%) Tableau
11 97 (1.29%) CheckPoint
12 96 (1.28%) Palo Alto
13 91 (1.21%) F5
14 83 (1.10%) IBM
15 79 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
16 68 (0.90%) Adobe
17 64 (0.85%) Red Hat
18 56 (0.74%) Capita
19 54 (0.72%) Atlassian
20 51 (0.68%) TIBCO