Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK > England
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 46 63
Rank change year-on-year +10 +17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 7,821 7,585 7,884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.36% 5.12% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.91% 5.56% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6,213 5,729 6,281
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,755 £33,000 £34,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £87,500 £83,750
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 113,258 136,497 155,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.08% 92.08% 92.28%
Number of salaries quoted 90,601 109,169 124,126
England median annual salary £52,541 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.08% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +3.09%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +20 3,206 £75,000 +11.11% 443
North of England +18 1,664 £52,500 +10.53% 278
South East +4 1,288 £55,000 - 201
North West +17 899 £53,053 +11.69% 133
Midlands +17 759 £49,362 +3.92% 155
South West -1 572 £50,000 - 114
Yorkshire +15 534 £50,000 +5.26% 108
West Midlands +20 516 £50,000 +11.11% 101
East of England -15 304 £52,500 -4.11% 98
East Midlands +14 237 £45,000 -12.62% 54
North East +6 232 £47,000 -14.55% 37
Mentoring
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 3,711 (47.45%) Agile Software Development
2 2,270 (29.02%) Coaching
3 1,660 (21.22%) Java
4 1,641 (20.98%) JavaScript
5 1,586 (20.28%) C#
6 1,524 (19.49%) Finance
7 1,420 (18.16%) AWS
8 1,405 (17.96%) SQL
9 1,342 (17.16%) Azure
10 1,317 (16.84%) Software Engineering
11 1,265 (16.17%) Microsoft
12 1,206 (15.42%) .NET
13 1,152 (14.73%) DevOps
14 1,132 (14.47%) Python
15 1,071 (13.69%) Scrum
16 967 (12.36%) Degree
17 920 (11.76%) TDD
18 895 (11.44%) Windows
19 884 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
20 828 (10.59%) HTML
21 808 (10.33%) Test Automation
22 796 (10.18%) SQL Server
23 763 (9.76%) CSS
24 745 (9.53%) Web Services
25 744 (9.51%) Microservices
26 723 (9.24%) Analytics
27 712 (9.10%) Linux
28 692 (8.85%) Docker
29 691 (8.84%) Git (software)
30 680 (8.69%) Continuous Integration

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
1 183 (2.34%) Confluence
2 165 (2.11%) Apache Spark
3 161 (2.06%) SharePoint
4 107 (1.37%) MS Exchange
5 105 (1.34%) IIS
6 100 (1.28%) CMS
7 84 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
8 83 (1.06%) Skype for Business
9 82 (1.05%) Apache
10 66 (0.84%) Tomcat
11 51 (0.65%) JBoss
12 39 (0.50%) SAS
13 37 (0.47%) WordPress
14 35 (0.45%) nginx
15 30 (0.38%) WebSphere
16 27 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
17 26 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
17 26 (0.33%) OpenStack
17 26 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
18 25 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 212 (2.71%) Microsoft Office
2 121 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 55 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 52 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
5 50 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 26 (0.33%) Sketch
7 21 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 17 (0.22%) InVision
9 15 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
10 12 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
11 11 (0.14%) Chatbot
11 11 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
12 10 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 8 (0.10%) Siemens NX
14 7 (0.090%) NASTRAN
15 6 (0.077%) Marvel
15 6 (0.077%) Simulink
16 5 (0.064%) Zeplin
17 4 (0.051%) Adobe XD
17 4 (0.051%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 69 (0.88%) FINCAD Analytics
2 49 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
3 47 (0.60%) PolarLake
4 43 (0.55%) Eagle PACE
4 43 (0.55%) Markit EDM
5 36 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 36 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
6 30 (0.38%) LatentZero
6 30 (0.38%) thinkFolio
7 28 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
8 22 (0.28%) Magento
9 18 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
10 17 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
10 17 (0.22%) SAP MM
11 16 (0.20%) SAP PM
12 15 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
12 15 (0.19%) SAP PP
13 14 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
13 14 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
13 14 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1,420 (18.16%) AWS
2 1,342 (17.16%) Azure
3 424 (5.42%) Office 365
4 374 (4.78%) GCP
5 287 (3.67%) SaaS
6 269 (3.44%) Serverless
7 198 (2.53%) GitHub
8 195 (2.49%) AWS Lambda
9 172 (2.20%) PaaS
10 165 (2.11%) Amazon S3
11 133 (1.70%) Power Platform
12 106 (1.36%) IaaS
13 92 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
14 90 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
15 81 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
16 71 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
16 71 (0.91%) OpenShift
17 67 (0.86%) Amazon ECS
18 65 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
19 43 (0.55%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 325 (4.16%) Firewall
2 214 (2.74%) WAN
3 207 (2.65%) DNS
4 201 (2.57%) LAN
5 194 (2.48%) Internet
6 128 (1.64%) DHCP
7 126 (1.61%) TCP/IP
8 124 (1.59%) Wireless
9 119 (1.52%) Network Security
10 106 (1.36%) VoIP
11 102 (1.30%) SAN
12 94 (1.20%) Skype
13 90 (1.15%) VPN
14 75 (0.96%) Intranet
15 71 (0.91%) HTTP
16 70 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
17 59 (0.75%) BGP
17 59 (0.75%) OSPF
18 49 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
19 48 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 796 (10.18%) SQL Server
2 367 (4.69%) NoSQL
3 322 (4.12%) MySQL
4 290 (3.71%) Big Data
5 288 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
6 245 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 232 (2.97%) MongoDB
8 204 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
9 154 (1.97%) Hadoop
10 134 (1.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 133 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 127 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
13 126 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 122 (1.56%) Power BI
15 88 (1.13%) Redis
16 85 (1.09%) Amazon Athena
17 76 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
18 75 (0.96%) Apache Hive
19 60 (0.77%) Data Lake
19 60 (0.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 691 (8.84%) Git (software)
2 547 (6.99%) Jenkins
3 436 (5.57%) JIRA
4 330 (4.22%) Selenium
5 218 (2.79%) Cucumber
6 196 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 179 (2.29%) Visual Studio
8 108 (1.38%) GitLab
9 106 (1.36%) WebDriver
10 105 (1.34%) TeamCity
11 99 (1.27%) Maven
12 96 (1.23%) JUnit
13 88 (1.13%) Visual Studio Team System
14 72 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
15 71 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 71 (0.91%) Bitbucket
16 69 (0.88%) JMeter
17 68 (0.87%) SoapUI
18 65 (0.83%) Subversion
19 60 (0.77%) SpecFlow
General
1 1,524 (19.49%) Finance
2 465 (5.95%) Banking
3 432 (5.52%) Front Office
4 398 (5.09%) Retail
5 390 (4.99%) Public Sector
6 234 (2.99%) Marketing
7 167 (2.14%) Telecoms
8 152 (1.94%) Manufacturing
9 139 (1.78%) Games
10 121 (1.55%) Back Office
11 86 (1.10%) Legal
12 79 (1.01%) Automotive
13 77 (0.98%) Advertising
14 72 (0.92%) Aerospace
15 71 (0.91%) Electronics
16 67 (0.86%) Law
17 50 (0.64%) Billing
18 45 (0.58%) Military
19 32 (0.41%) Financial Institution
20 31 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1,998 (25.55%) Developer
2 842 (10.77%) Senior Developer
3 601 (7.68%) Architect
4 561 (7.17%) Software Engineer
5 403 (5.15%) Analyst
6 326 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 323 (4.13%) Java Developer
8 316 (4.04%) Team Leader
9 304 (3.89%) .NET Developer
10 281 (3.59%) C# Developer
11 262 (3.35%) Software Developer
12 255 (3.26%) Consultant
13 215 (2.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 207 (2.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 206 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
16 198 (2.53%) Technical Leader
17 195 (2.49%) Senior Software Engineer
18 187 (2.39%) Development Manager
19 172 (2.20%) Test Engineer
20 169 (2.16%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,206 (15.42%) .NET
2 828 (10.59%) HTML
3 763 (9.76%) CSS
4 745 (9.53%) Web Services
5 629 (8.04%) AngularJS
6 625 (7.99%) React
7 520 (6.65%) Node.js
8 475 (6.07%) ASP.NET
9 472 (6.04%) REST
10 388 (4.96%) Spring
11 361 (4.62%) RESTful
12 309 (3.95%) HTML5
13 270 (3.45%) J2EE
14 261 (3.34%) jQuery
15 217 (2.77%) XML
16 215 (2.75%) JSON
17 213 (2.72%) Spring Boot
18 209 (2.67%) .NET Framework
19 200 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
20 192 (2.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 535 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
2 504 (6.44%) User Experience
3 386 (4.94%) Fixed Income
4 372 (4.76%) Derivative
5 353 (4.51%) Greenfield Project
6 278 (3.55%) Management Information System
7 269 (3.44%) Equities
8 268 (3.43%) Data Centre
9 255 (3.26%) Hedge funds
10 226 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
11 217 (2.77%) Mobile App
12 168 (2.15%) Algorithms
13 148 (1.89%) Virtual Team
14 122 (1.56%) Public Cloud
15 120 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 118 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
17 109 (1.39%) Reference Data
18 107 (1.37%) Cloud Native
19 75 (0.96%) Equity Derivative
20 72 (0.92%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 895 (11.44%) Windows
2 712 (9.10%) Linux
3 304 (3.89%) Windows Server
4 232 (2.97%) Unix
5 223 (2.85%) Windows 10
6 183 (2.34%) Android
7 138 (1.76%) Apple iOS
8 129 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 99 (1.27%) Windows 7
10 75 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 59 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 57 (0.73%) CentOS
13 33 (0.42%) Mac OS X
14 32 (0.41%) VMS
15 30 (0.38%) Tizen
16 29 (0.37%) Mac OS
17 23 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
18 20 (0.26%) Ubuntu
19 18 (0.23%) Mesosphere
20 16 (0.20%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,711 (47.45%) Agile Software Development
2 2,270 (29.02%) Coaching
3 1,317 (16.84%) Software Engineering
4 1,152 (14.73%) DevOps
5 1,071 (13.69%) Scrum
6 920 (11.76%) TDD
7 884 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
8 808 (10.33%) Test Automation
9 744 (9.51%) Microservices
10 723 (9.24%) Analytics
11 680 (8.69%) Continuous Integration
12 655 (8.37%) Continuous Improvement
13 585 (7.48%) Project Management
14 536 (6.85%) ITIL
15 516 (6.60%) Asset Management
16 506 (6.47%) MVC
17 479 (6.12%) Technical Leadership
18 476 (6.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
19 464 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
20 462 (5.91%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1,660 (21.22%) Java
2 1,641 (20.98%) JavaScript
3 1,586 (20.28%) C#
4 1,405 (17.96%) SQL
5 1,132 (14.47%) Python
6 454 (5.80%) C++
7 329 (4.21%) PHP
8 325 (4.16%) C
9 313 (4.00%) PowerShell
10 218 (2.79%) R
11 208 (2.66%) Scala
12 206 (2.63%) TypeScript
13 200 (2.56%) Ruby
14 175 (2.24%) Kotlin
15 159 (2.03%) Bash Shell
16 151 (1.93%) T-SQL
17 146 (1.87%) Java 8
18 128 (1.64%) Go
19 97 (1.24%) PL/SQL
20 96 (1.23%) ES6
Qualifications
1 967 (12.36%) Degree
2 264 (3.38%) Security Cleared
3 239 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 215 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 203 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
6 169 (2.16%) SC Cleared
7 130 (1.66%) MCSE
8 110 (1.41%) CCNP
9 101 (1.29%) CCNA
10 94 (1.20%) ISTQB
11 77 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
12 71 (0.91%) CISSP
13 70 (0.90%) MCSA
14 68 (0.87%) ISEB
15 59 (0.75%) DBS Check
16 48 (0.61%) DV Cleared
17 47 (0.60%) CISM
18 46 (0.59%) CCIE
19 42 (0.54%) PhD
20 40 (0.51%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 628 (8.03%) QA
2 191 (2.44%) SLA
3 159 (2.03%) Data Quality
4 114 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 102 (1.30%) PMO
6 99 (1.27%) GDPR
7 65 (0.83%) PCI DSS
8 36 (0.46%) COBIT
9 21 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 18 (0.23%) NCSC
11 17 (0.22%) NIST
12 14 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
12 14 (0.18%) ISO 26262
13 13 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 8 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
14 8 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 7 (0.090%) ISO 14001
16 6 (0.077%) HAZOP
16 6 (0.077%) ISO 9001
17 5 (0.064%) MISRA
System Software
1 692 (8.85%) Docker
2 514 (6.57%) Active Directory
3 264 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 172 (2.20%) Hyper-V
5 80 (1.02%) vSphere
6 46 (0.59%) Firmware
7 39 (0.50%) XenApp
8 25 (0.32%) XenDesktop
9 24 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
10 23 (0.29%) HDFS
11 22 (0.28%) IAG
11 22 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
12 21 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
13 13 (0.17%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 13 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
13 13 (0.17%) VMware NSX
14 12 (0.15%) RACF
15 9 (0.12%) Apache Flume
15 9 (0.12%) Varnish
15 9 (0.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 497 (6.35%) Kubernetes
2 282 (3.61%) Ansible
3 234 (2.99%) Terraform
4 221 (2.83%) Puppet
5 150 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
6 127 (1.62%) SCCM
7 58 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
8 43 (0.55%) Prometheus
9 35 (0.45%) Kibana
10 33 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
11 29 (0.37%) Grafana
12 27 (0.35%) SCOM
13 25 (0.32%) AirWatch
13 25 (0.32%) Salt
14 23 (0.29%) Consul
15 21 (0.27%) Cisco Prime
15 21 (0.27%) vCenter Server
16 20 (0.26%) Istio
16 20 (0.26%) Knative
16 20 (0.26%) Packer
Vendors
1 1,265 (16.17%) Microsoft
2 408 (5.22%) VMware
3 391 (5.00%) Oracle
4 337 (4.31%) Google
5 328 (4.19%) Cisco
6 230 (2.94%) SAP
7 186 (2.38%) Bloomberg
8 185 (2.37%) Citrix
9 121 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
10 113 (1.44%) IBM
11 90 (1.15%) Red Hat
12 85 (1.09%) HP
13 82 (1.05%) Splunk
14 80 (1.02%) ServiceNow
15 77 (0.98%) CheckPoint
15 77 (0.98%) WorldPay
16 75 (0.96%) Apple
17 69 (0.88%) Atlassian
18 65 (0.83%) Tableau
19 64 (0.82%) Juniper