Period
to 25 October 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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK > England
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 33 43 38
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5 +18
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 8,532 2,555 7,814
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 7.69% 5.70% 6.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.16% 6.11% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4,805 2,179 6,217
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,500 £35,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £46,750 £44,426
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% +4.55%
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £95,000
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 104,570 41,801 116,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 94.28% 93.19% 92.62%
Number of salaries quoted 70,331 35,207 94,055
10th Percentile £32,949 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 25 October 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 25 October 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 +14 4,089 £75,000 - 568
North of England +21 1,197 £50,000 - 352
South East +11 1,176 £60,000 - 180
Midlands +20 929 £55,000 +4.76% 146
North West +29 698 £55,000 +4.76% 175
South West +3 678 £60,000 +16.30% 88
West Midlands +9 567 £57,500 +9.52% 97
Yorkshire -2 382 £47,500 -5.00% 121
East Midlands +33 353 £42,500 -15.00% 47
East of England +27 325 £60,000 - 88
North East +13 125 £37,500 -16.67% 56
Mentoring
UK

For the 6 months to 25 October 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 4,114 (48.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2,294 (26.89%) Coaching
3 2,282 (26.75%) JavaScript
4 2,266 (26.56%) Social Skills
5 1,850 (21.68%) Azure
6 1,849 (21.67%) AWS
7 1,831 (21.46%) Software Engineering
8 1,830 (21.45%) DevOps
9 1,657 (19.42%) Java
10 1,575 (18.46%) React
11 1,564 (18.33%) Finance
12 1,482 (17.37%) SQL
13 1,431 (16.77%) Python
14 1,363 (15.98%) C#
15 1,308 (15.33%) Scrum
16 1,250 (14.65%) Docker
17 1,202 (14.09%) .NET
18 1,183 (13.87%) Degree
19 1,090 (12.78%) Kubernetes
20 1,084 (12.71%) Test Automation
21 1,065 (12.48%) Problem-Solving
22 1,062 (12.45%) Microservices
23 1,047 (12.27%) TDD
24 988 (11.58%) Microsoft
25 949 (11.12%) Node.js
26 904 (10.60%) Full Stack Development
27 888 (10.41%) Analytics
28 826 (9.68%) Git (software)
29 817 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
30 816 (9.56%) 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
1 209 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
2 201 (2.36%) Confluence
3 158 (1.85%) SAS
4 142 (1.66%) SharePoint
5 125 (1.47%) CMS
6 110 (1.29%) Apache Spark
7 104 (1.22%) Apache
8 70 (0.82%) IIS
9 62 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
10 59 (0.69%) MS Exchange
11 54 (0.63%) Tomcat
12 50 (0.59%) nginx
13 45 (0.53%) WordPress
14 31 (0.36%) Apache Airflow
15 20 (0.23%) Apache Solr
16 19 (0.22%) Drupal
17 17 (0.20%) Apache Pulsar
17 17 (0.20%) Apache TomEE
17 17 (0.20%) EPiServer
18 14 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 168 (1.97%) Microsoft Office
2 92 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 59 (0.69%) Figma
4 58 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
5 45 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 36 (0.42%) Sketch
7 31 (0.36%) MS Visio
8 23 (0.27%) Zeplin
9 20 (0.23%) InVision
10 13 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 10 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
12 9 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
12 9 (0.11%) Photoshop
13 8 (0.094%) Chatbot
13 8 (0.094%) UserZoom
14 7 (0.082%) Adobe Premiere
14 7 (0.082%) Final Cut Pro
15 6 (0.070%) Simulink
15 6 (0.070%) S-PLUS
16 5 (0.059%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 46 (0.54%) Sentinel
2 40 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 39 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
4 37 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
5 30 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
5 30 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
6 27 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
7 25 (0.29%) SAP S/4HANA
8 18 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
8 18 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
9 17 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
10 15 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
11 13 (0.15%) Magento
12 12 (0.14%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
12 12 (0.14%) Workday HCM
13 11 (0.13%) SAP SCM
14 10 (0.12%) NetSuite
14 10 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 8 (0.094%) Hyperion Planning
15 8 (0.094%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1,850 (21.68%) Azure
2 1,849 (21.67%) AWS
3 638 (7.48%) Serverless
4 590 (6.92%) GCP
5 522 (6.12%) SaaS
6 412 (4.83%) Microsoft 365
7 376 (4.41%) GitHub
8 306 (3.59%) AWS Lambda
9 239 (2.80%) PaaS
10 238 (2.79%) Amazon S3
11 226 (2.65%) Power Platform
12 163 (1.91%) IaaS
13 142 (1.66%) Amazon EKS
14 141 (1.65%) OpenShift
15 136 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
16 133 (1.56%) Amazon ECS
17 112 (1.31%) Salesforce Service Cloud
18 106 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
18 106 (1.24%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
19 94 (1.10%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 234 (2.74%) Firewall
2 151 (1.77%) Broadband
3 138 (1.62%) Internet
4 137 (1.61%) HTTP
5 132 (1.55%) DNS
6 131 (1.54%) LAN
7 121 (1.42%) VPN
8 115 (1.35%) WAN
9 77 (0.90%) VLAN
10 72 (0.84%) DHCP
11 70 (0.82%) TCP/IP
12 60 (0.70%) SAN
13 50 (0.59%) Network Security
14 42 (0.49%) Wireless
15 29 (0.34%) BGP
15 29 (0.34%) NAS
16 28 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
16 28 (0.33%) MPLS
16 28 (0.33%) OSPF
17 26 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 593 (6.95%) SQL Server
2 467 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
3 390 (4.57%) NoSQL
4 389 (4.56%) MongoDB
5 367 (4.30%) Relational Database
6 310 (3.63%) Big Data
7 279 (3.27%) MySQL
8 254 (2.98%) Redis
9 195 (2.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 180 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
11 170 (1.99%) Power BI
12 146 (1.71%) Hadoop
13 145 (1.70%) Tableau
14 112 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
15 104 (1.22%) Data Lake
16 103 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 75 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 62 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
18 62 (0.73%) RDBMS
19 60 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 826 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 635 (7.44%) Jenkins
3 552 (6.47%) JIRA
4 323 (3.79%) Selenium
5 192 (2.25%) GitLab
6 162 (1.90%) webpack
7 160 (1.88%) Cypress.io
8 138 (1.62%) CircleCI
9 137 (1.61%) Cucumber
10 133 (1.56%) WebDriver
11 110 (1.29%) Visual Studio
12 105 (1.23%) JUnit
13 103 (1.21%) Postman
14 100 (1.17%) Maven
15 93 (1.09%) JMeter
16 92 (1.08%) TeamCity
17 90 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
18 87 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 84 (0.98%) Eclipse
20 76 (0.89%) SpecFlow
General
1 2,266 (26.56%) Social Skills
2 1,564 (18.33%) Finance
3 817 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
4 500 (5.86%) Marketing
5 451 (5.29%) Retail
6 349 (4.09%) Games
7 303 (3.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 301 (3.53%) Banking
9 300 (3.52%) Presentation Skills
10 254 (2.98%) Legal
11 220 (2.58%) Public Sector
12 211 (2.47%) Law
13 202 (2.37%) Organisational Skills
14 163 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
15 145 (1.70%) Influencing Skills
16 140 (1.64%) Manufacturing
17 120 (1.41%) Advertising
18 112 (1.31%) Electronics
19 106 (1.24%) Telecoms
20 83 (0.97%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2,223 (26.05%) Developer
2 909 (10.65%) Senior Developer
3 894 (10.48%) Software Engineer
4 463 (5.43%) Senior Software Engineer
5 457 (5.36%) Architect
6 384 (4.50%) Lead Developer
7 335 (3.93%) Software Developer
8 314 (3.68%) .NET Developer
9 307 (3.60%) Analyst
10 243 (2.85%) Graduate
11 233 (2.73%) Team Leader
12 223 (2.61%) Full Stack Developer
13 215 (2.52%) Consultant
14 207 (2.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 198 (2.32%) C# Developer
16 195 (2.29%) Technical Leader
17 191 (2.24%) Principal Engineer
18 185 (2.17%) Java Developer
19 182 (2.13%) DevOps Engineer
20 178 (2.09%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,575 (18.46%) React
2 1,202 (14.09%) .NET
3 949 (11.12%) Node.js
4 756 (8.86%) CSS
5 734 (8.60%) HTML
6 694 (8.13%) AngularJS
7 616 (7.22%) REST
8 526 (6.17%) .NET Core
9 469 (5.50%) RESTful
10 455 (5.33%) Web Services
11 429 (5.03%) Spring
12 424 (4.97%) Vue.js
13 395 (4.63%) GraphQL
14 390 (4.57%) Kafka
15 264 (3.09%) Redux
16 256 (3.00%) ASP.NET
17 254 (2.98%) Spring Boot
18 237 (2.78%) JSON
19 221 (2.59%) .NET Framework
20 212 (2.48%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 731 (8.57%) User Experience
2 653 (7.65%) Greenfield Project
3 335 (3.93%) Self-Motivation
4 241 (2.82%) Mobile App
5 236 (2.77%) Management Information System
6 232 (2.72%) Cloud Native
7 220 (2.58%) Social Media
8 197 (2.31%) Virtual Team
9 175 (2.05%) Data Centre
10 174 (2.04%) Algorithms
11 147 (1.72%) Blog
12 143 (1.68%) Life Science
13 126 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
14 119 (1.39%) Legacy Systems
15 107 (1.25%) Data Structures
16 75 (0.88%) Public Cloud
17 63 (0.74%) Cyberattack
18 55 (0.64%) Legacy Code
19 52 (0.61%) Digital Media
19 52 (0.61%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 690 (8.09%) Linux
2 546 (6.40%) Windows
3 229 (2.68%) Android
4 197 (2.31%) Apple iOS
5 170 (1.99%) Windows Server
6 123 (1.44%) Unix
7 87 (1.02%) Windows 10
8 83 (0.97%) CentOS
9 64 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 62 (0.73%) Mac OS
10 62 (0.73%) Windows Server 2016
11 61 (0.71%) Windows Server 2019
12 60 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
13 39 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 34 (0.40%) Mesosphere
15 32 (0.38%) VMS
16 19 (0.22%) Windows 7
17 17 (0.20%) Ubuntu
18 10 (0.12%) Solaris
19 6 (0.070%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,114 (48.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2,294 (26.89%) Coaching
3 1,831 (21.46%) Software Engineering
4 1,830 (21.45%) DevOps
5 1,308 (15.33%) Scrum
6 1,084 (12.71%) Test Automation
7 1,065 (12.48%) Problem-Solving
8 1,062 (12.45%) Microservices
9 1,047 (12.27%) TDD
10 904 (10.60%) Full Stack Development
11 888 (10.41%) Analytics
12 816 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
13 759 (8.90%) Continuous Improvement
14 733 (8.59%) Computer Science
15 649 (7.61%) SDLC
16 622 (7.29%) Technical Leadership
17 579 (6.79%) Project Management
18 494 (5.79%) BDD
18 494 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
19 491 (5.75%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2,282 (26.75%) JavaScript
2 1,657 (19.42%) Java
3 1,482 (17.37%) SQL
4 1,431 (16.77%) Python
5 1,363 (15.98%) C#
6 811 (9.51%) TypeScript
7 346 (4.06%) C++
8 337 (3.95%) Ruby
9 331 (3.88%) PowerShell
10 310 (3.63%) Go
11 301 (3.53%) C
12 283 (3.32%) PHP
13 241 (2.82%) Scala
14 197 (2.31%) Kotlin
15 188 (2.20%) ES6
16 176 (2.06%) T-SQL
17 154 (1.80%) R
18 139 (1.63%) Bash Shell
19 116 (1.36%) Java 8
20 96 (1.13%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1,183 (13.87%) Degree
2 547 (6.41%) Security Cleared
3 390 (4.57%) SC Cleared
4 345 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 100 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
6 87 (1.02%) Master's Degree
7 77 (0.90%) CEH
8 72 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 66 (0.77%) AWS Certification
10 65 (0.76%) CISSP
10 65 (0.76%) PMI Certification
11 61 (0.71%) CCNA
12 50 (0.59%) PhD
13 45 (0.53%) CCNP
14 43 (0.50%) DBS Check
15 42 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
16 41 (0.48%) ISTQB
17 40 (0.47%) SANS
18 35 (0.41%) ISEB
19 34 (0.40%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 562 (6.59%) QA
2 147 (1.72%) Data Quality
3 146 (1.71%) SLA
4 125 (1.47%) Accessibility
5 71 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 70 (0.82%) GDPR
7 53 (0.62%) PCI DSS
8 38 (0.45%) MISRA
9 37 (0.43%) ECSS
9 37 (0.43%) MISRA C
10 33 (0.39%) PMO
11 31 (0.36%) Good Clinical Practice
12 28 (0.33%) CDISC
13 26 (0.30%) ISO 9001
14 22 (0.26%) NIST
15 20 (0.23%) GRC
16 18 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
17 15 (0.18%) RMADS
18 12 (0.14%) NCSC
19 8 (0.094%) GxP
System Software
1 1,250 (14.65%) Docker
2 276 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 146 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 71 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 24 (0.28%) HDFS
5 24 (0.28%) Terminal Server
6 19 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 17 (0.20%) ISA Server
8 16 (0.19%) Firmware
8 16 (0.19%) VMware NSX
9 15 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (0.13%) vSphere
12 9 (0.11%) VirtualBox
13 7 (0.082%) Ceph
14 6 (0.070%) BitLocker
14 6 (0.070%) XenApp
15 3 (0.035%) LXC
15 3 (0.035%) NFS
15 3 (0.035%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1,090 (12.78%) Kubernetes
2 607 (7.11%) Terraform
3 424 (4.97%) Ansible
4 186 (2.18%) Puppet
5 155 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
6 76 (0.89%) Microsoft Intune
7 63 (0.74%) Prometheus
8 59 (0.69%) SCCM
9 50 (0.59%) Grafana
10 44 (0.52%) Consul
11 43 (0.50%) Kibana
12 34 (0.40%) Automic
13 33 (0.39%) logstash
14 30 (0.35%) Istio
15 28 (0.33%) Packer
16 26 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
17 24 (0.28%) Graphite
18 22 (0.26%) Opsgenie
19 20 (0.23%) Graylog
19 20 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 988 (11.58%) Microsoft
2 420 (4.92%) Google
3 309 (3.62%) Salesforce.com
4 303 (3.55%) Oracle
5 244 (2.86%) ServiceNow
6 214 (2.51%) VMware
7 154 (1.80%) SAP
8 142 (1.66%) Cisco
8 142 (1.66%) LexisNexis
9 106 (1.24%) MuleSoft
10 101 (1.18%) Adobe
11 100 (1.17%) Red Hat
12 96 (1.13%) Splunk
13 94 (1.10%) Dell
14 65 (0.76%) Apple
15 58 (0.68%) Atlassian
15 58 (0.68%) Citrix
16 49 (0.57%) Facebook
17 45 (0.53%) HP
17 45 (0.53%) Informatica