Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK > England
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 38 39 43
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 +23
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 4,399 6,032 7,558
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 5.95% 5.74% 5.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.42% 6.23% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3,344 4,761 5,485
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,750 £34,082
25th Percentile £48,000 £45,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £56,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +7.14% +1.82%
75th Percentile £78,750 £79,000 £76,503
90th Percentile £90,000 £101,250 £92,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

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 68,472 96,809 127,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.60% 92.20% 92.26%
Number of salaries quoted 53,542 78,360 102,259
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,950
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £86,250
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 13 April 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 13 April 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 +6 1,916 £75,000 - 372
South East +7 703 £60,000 +4.35% 133
North of England -14 637 £54,000 +1.79% 217
South West +12 470 £52,500 +4.48% 98
Midlands -2 432 £52,500 +5.00% 145
Yorkshire +3 343 £52,500 -3.64% 69
West Midlands +2 317 £53,500 +7.00% 106
North West -39 238 £55,000 +0.94% 113
East of England +14 159 £60,000 +27.66% 51
East Midlands -14 112 £50,000 +6.84% 39
North East -25 56 £44,750 -3.76% 35
Mentoring
UK

For the 6 months to 13 April 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 1,990 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 1,209 (27.48%) Coaching
3 1,149 (26.12%) JavaScript
4 1,093 (24.85%) Azure
5 1,051 (23.89%) DevOps
6 955 (21.71%) AWS
7 942 (21.41%) C#
8 905 (20.57%) SQL
9 835 (18.98%) .NET
10 805 (18.30%) Software Engineering
11 783 (17.80%) Java
12 765 (17.39%) Python
13 747 (16.98%) Docker
14 677 (15.39%) Kubernetes
14 677 (15.39%) React
15 660 (15.00%) Finance
16 653 (14.84%) Microservices
17 649 (14.75%) Scrum
18 607 (13.80%) Test Automation
19 606 (13.78%) TDD
20 529 (12.03%) Degree
21 495 (11.25%) CSS
22 493 (11.21%) Git (software)
23 487 (11.07%) Problem-Solving
24 485 (11.03%) Microsoft
25 472 (10.73%) Node.js
26 429 (9.75%) HTML
27 422 (9.59%) Terraform
28 413 (9.39%) Continuous Integration
29 385 (8.75%) Technical Leadership

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
1 120 (2.73%) Confluence
2 115 (2.61%) SharePoint
3 110 (2.50%) CMS
4 80 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
5 62 (1.41%) SAS
6 57 (1.30%) EPiServer
7 56 (1.27%) MS Exchange
8 51 (1.16%) Apache
9 47 (1.07%) Apache Spark
10 41 (0.93%) WordPress
11 34 (0.77%) NServiceBus
12 24 (0.55%) Tomcat
13 23 (0.52%) Drupal
13 23 (0.52%) nginx
13 23 (0.52%) Umbraco
14 22 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
14 22 (0.50%) OpenStack
15 21 (0.48%) IIS
16 16 (0.36%) Apache Airflow
16 16 (0.36%) Kentico
Applications
1 52 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (0.61%) Sketch
4 23 (0.52%) Figma
4 23 (0.52%) InVision
5 21 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 16 (0.36%) MS Visio
7 13 (0.30%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
9 9 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
10 4 (0.091%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.068%) GIMP
11 3 (0.068%) Inkscape
12 2 (0.045%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.045%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.045%) SOLIDWORKS
13 1 (0.023%) Simulink
13 1 (0.023%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.023%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 75 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.32%) Magento
3 9 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (0.20%) Shopify
3 9 (0.20%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 8 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (0.18%) Sentinel
5 7 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
5 7 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (0.091%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.091%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.091%) Payment Gateway
9 3 (0.068%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.068%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.068%) PolarLake
9 3 (0.068%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1,093 (24.85%) Azure
2 955 (21.71%) AWS
3 325 (7.39%) GCP
4 312 (7.09%) SaaS
5 234 (5.32%) Serverless
6 222 (5.05%) PaaS
7 187 (4.25%) Microsoft 365
8 132 (3.00%) AWS Lambda
9 131 (2.98%) Azure Active Directory
10 123 (2.80%) Power Platform
11 95 (2.16%) IaaS
12 73 (1.66%) AWS CloudFormation
13 72 (1.64%) GitHub
14 62 (1.41%) Amazon EKS
15 59 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
16 57 (1.30%) Amazon S3
17 54 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
18 51 (1.16%) Amazon ECS
18 51 (1.16%) Azure Functions
19 50 (1.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 135 (3.07%) Firewall
2 90 (2.05%) Internet
3 75 (1.70%) HTTP
4 62 (1.41%) WAN
5 58 (1.32%) LAN
6 56 (1.27%) TCP/IP
7 55 (1.25%) Network Security
8 54 (1.23%) DNS
9 48 (1.09%) VPN
10 42 (0.95%) Skype
10 42 (0.95%) VLAN
11 39 (0.89%) SAN
12 37 (0.84%) Wireless
13 31 (0.70%) BGP
13 31 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
14 28 (0.64%) OSPF
15 26 (0.59%) DHCP
16 22 (0.50%) Cisco Firepower
17 21 (0.48%) SD-WAN
18 20 (0.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 380 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 288 (6.55%) NoSQL
3 265 (6.02%) MongoDB
4 187 (4.25%) MySQL
5 177 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
6 172 (3.91%) Big Data
7 143 (3.25%) Relational Database
8 109 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
9 96 (2.18%) Redis
10 90 (2.05%) Power BI
11 51 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
12 46 (1.05%) Hadoop
13 45 (1.02%) Data Lake
14 44 (1.00%) Tableau
15 43 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 42 (0.95%) Oracle Database
16 42 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 32 (0.73%) Cosmos DB
18 30 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
19 29 (0.66%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 493 (11.21%) Git (software)
2 313 (7.12%) Jenkins
3 280 (6.37%) JIRA
4 213 (4.84%) Selenium
5 100 (2.27%) GitLab
6 91 (2.07%) Cucumber
7 89 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 77 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
9 63 (1.43%) TeamCity
10 62 (1.41%) Maven
11 61 (1.39%) JMeter
12 53 (1.20%) WebDriver
13 51 (1.16%) Gradle
13 51 (1.16%) JUnit
13 51 (1.16%) NUnit
13 51 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
14 49 (1.11%) webpack
15 45 (1.02%) Bitbucket
16 43 (0.98%) Visual Studio
17 42 (0.95%) SpecFlow
General
1 660 (15.00%) Finance
2 189 (4.30%) Marketing
3 188 (4.27%) Public Sector
4 167 (3.80%) Retail
5 120 (2.73%) Legal
6 114 (2.59%) Games
7 109 (2.48%) Banking
8 80 (1.82%) Law
9 71 (1.61%) Manufacturing
10 65 (1.48%) Electronics
11 64 (1.45%) Telecoms
12 53 (1.20%) Advertising
13 50 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
14 41 (0.93%) Aerospace
15 38 (0.86%) Billing
16 29 (0.66%) Local Government
16 29 (0.66%) Publishing
17 26 (0.59%) Back Office
18 18 (0.41%) Front Office
19 17 (0.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,321 (30.03%) Developer
2 555 (12.62%) Senior Developer
3 367 (8.34%) Software Engineer
4 276 (6.27%) Lead Developer
5 214 (4.86%) C# Developer
6 211 (4.80%) DevOps Engineer
7 210 (4.77%) .NET Developer
8 199 (4.52%) Senior Software Engineer
8 199 (4.52%) Software Developer
9 192 (4.36%) Architect
10 155 (3.52%) Team Leader
11 151 (3.43%) Java Developer
12 137 (3.11%) Analyst
13 128 (2.91%) Consultant
14 123 (2.80%) Senior DevOps
15 114 (2.59%) Senior C# Developer
16 112 (2.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 111 (2.52%) React Developer
18 109 (2.48%) C# .NET Developer
19 106 (2.41%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 835 (18.98%) .NET
2 677 (15.39%) React
3 495 (11.25%) CSS
4 472 (10.73%) Node.js
5 429 (9.75%) HTML
6 384 (8.73%) .NET Core
7 305 (6.93%) RESTful
8 288 (6.55%) REST
9 286 (6.50%) AngularJS
10 232 (5.27%) Vue.js
11 226 (5.14%) .NET Framework
12 225 (5.11%) Web Services
13 196 (4.46%) Kafka
14 191 (4.34%) Spring
15 155 (3.52%) ASP.NET
16 140 (3.18%) Redux
17 139 (3.16%) GraphQL
17 139 (3.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 132 (3.00%) jQuery
19 120 (2.73%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 289 (6.57%) User Experience
2 249 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 213 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
4 174 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
5 153 (3.48%) Mobile App
6 128 (2.91%) Data Centre
7 101 (2.30%) Algorithms
8 95 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
9 92 (2.09%) N-Tier
10 85 (1.93%) Public Cloud
11 72 (1.64%) Cloud Native
12 68 (1.55%) Management Information System
13 65 (1.48%) Blog
14 63 (1.43%) Data Structures
15 60 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
16 57 (1.30%) Virtual Team
17 52 (1.18%) Cyberattack
18 45 (1.02%) NHS
19 44 (1.00%) Reinsurance
20 29 (0.66%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 374 (8.50%) Linux
2 320 (7.27%) Windows
3 115 (2.61%) Android
4 109 (2.48%) Windows Server
5 103 (2.34%) Apple iOS
6 74 (1.68%) Unix
7 70 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 59 (1.34%) Windows 10
9 42 (0.95%) CentOS
10 32 (0.73%) Windows Server 2016
11 31 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (0.50%) Windows 7
13 18 (0.41%) Windows Server 2019
14 17 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (0.23%) Windows 8
16 9 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
17 8 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
18 7 (0.16%) AIX
18 7 (0.16%) VMS
19 6 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,990 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 1,209 (27.48%) Coaching
3 1,051 (23.89%) DevOps
4 805 (18.30%) Software Engineering
5 653 (14.84%) Microservices
6 649 (14.75%) Scrum
7 607 (13.80%) Test Automation
8 606 (13.78%) TDD
9 487 (11.07%) Problem-Solving
10 413 (9.39%) Continuous Integration
11 385 (8.75%) Technical Leadership
12 350 (7.96%) Continuous Improvement
13 343 (7.80%) Project Management
14 338 (7.68%) Analytics
15 331 (7.52%) MVC
16 275 (6.25%) OO
17 272 (6.18%) BDD
17 272 (6.18%) Stakeholder Management
18 261 (5.93%) Fintech
19 254 (5.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,149 (26.12%) JavaScript
2 942 (21.41%) C#
3 905 (20.57%) SQL
4 783 (17.80%) Java
5 765 (17.39%) Python
6 383 (8.71%) TypeScript
7 257 (5.84%) PowerShell
8 190 (4.32%) PHP
9 151 (3.43%) Go
10 143 (3.25%) C++
11 137 (3.11%) C
12 129 (2.93%) Ruby
13 128 (2.91%) T-SQL
14 91 (2.07%) ES6
15 71 (1.61%) Kotlin
16 69 (1.57%) Bash Shell
16 69 (1.57%) Java 8
16 69 (1.57%) Scala
17 58 (1.32%) R
18 35 (0.80%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 529 (12.03%) Degree
2 227 (5.16%) Security Cleared
3 152 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 149 (3.39%) SC Cleared
5 65 (1.48%) Master's Degree
6 51 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
7 48 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 39 (0.89%) DV Cleared
8 39 (0.89%) ISTQB
9 38 (0.86%) CCNP
10 34 (0.77%) PhD
11 32 (0.73%) CISSP
12 26 (0.59%) ISEB
13 25 (0.57%) AWS Certification
14 22 (0.50%) CISM
15 20 (0.45%) DBS Check
16 18 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
16 18 (0.41%) CCNA
17 17 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
17 17 (0.39%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 250 (5.68%) QA
2 65 (1.48%) SLA
3 35 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 32 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (0.66%) GDPR
6 20 (0.45%) PMO
7 15 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 14 (0.32%) PCI DSS
9 13 (0.30%) NIST
10 12 (0.27%) HIPAA
11 10 (0.23%) CDISC
11 10 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 8 (0.18%) RMADS
13 7 (0.16%) WCAG
14 6 (0.14%) GRC
14 6 (0.14%) NCSC
15 5 (0.11%) Basel III
15 5 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
15 5 (0.11%) NIST 800
16 4 (0.091%) Good Clinical Practice
System Software
1 747 (16.98%) Docker
2 209 (4.75%) Active Directory
3 89 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (0.91%) Hyper-V
5 37 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (0.41%) Terminal Server
7 14 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (0.32%) XenApp
8 12 (0.27%) vSphere
8 12 (0.27%) Xen
9 11 (0.25%) Firmware
10 9 (0.20%) HDFS
10 9 (0.20%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (0.16%) VMware NSX
12 5 (0.11%) pfSense
13 4 (0.091%) Varnish
13 4 (0.091%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.068%) LXC
14 3 (0.068%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 677 (15.39%) Kubernetes
2 422 (9.59%) Terraform
3 246 (5.59%) Ansible
4 116 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
5 80 (1.82%) Puppet
6 51 (1.16%) Prometheus
7 39 (0.89%) Istio
8 37 (0.84%) Grafana
9 30 (0.68%) SCCM
10 27 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
11 23 (0.52%) Packer
12 16 (0.36%) Consul
12 16 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
12 16 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
13 14 (0.32%) Salt
14 13 (0.30%) Graphite
14 13 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
15 12 (0.27%) Rancher
16 10 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
16 10 (0.23%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 485 (11.03%) Microsoft
2 182 (4.14%) Google
3 178 (4.05%) Oracle
4 156 (3.55%) VMware
5 84 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
6 83 (1.89%) Cisco
7 73 (1.66%) SAP
8 64 (1.45%) Nintex
9 61 (1.39%) Red Hat
10 49 (1.11%) PagerDuty
11 45 (1.02%) Adobe
12 39 (0.89%) Atlassian
12 39 (0.89%) Databricks
13 34 (0.77%) IBM
14 33 (0.75%) Citrix
15 28 (0.64%) Apple
15 28 (0.64%) Charles River
16 24 (0.55%) Informatica
16 24 (0.55%) ServiceNow
17 23 (0.52%) Juniper