Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 65 64
Rank change year-on-year +19 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 7,593 7,900 7,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.12% 4.69% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.58% 5.11% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5,748 6,300 6,408
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £33,000 £34,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £81,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +2.94%

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 135,998 154,654 159,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.63% 91.90% 91.26%
Number of salaries quoted 108,808 123,799 133,287
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +5 3,048 £67,500 +3.85% 437
South East +7 1,368 £55,000 +4.76% 198
North of England +15 1,365 £47,500 - 260
North West +19 711 £47,500 -5.00% 138
Midlands +2 642 £47,500 -3.06% 170
South West +37 621 £50,000 +5.26% 111
East of England +21 549 £54,750 -0.45% 69
Yorkshire +4 482 £47,500 - 96
West Midlands -6 402 £45,000 -10.00% 110
East Midlands +11 231 £50,750 +12.78% 59
North East +27 203 £55,000 +22.22% 26
Mentoring
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 3,462 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
2 2,083 (27.43%) Coaching
3 1,649 (21.72%) Finance
4 1,622 (21.36%) Java
5 1,612 (21.23%) JavaScript
6 1,559 (20.53%) SQL
7 1,549 (20.40%) C#
8 1,271 (16.74%) .NET
9 1,258 (16.57%) Microsoft
10 1,138 (14.99%) Scrum
11 1,115 (14.68%) Software Engineering
12 1,101 (14.50%) Degree
13 1,068 (14.07%) Amazon AWS
14 1,063 (14.00%) DevOps
15 1,062 (13.99%) HTML
16 994 (13.09%) Microsoft Azure
17 972 (12.80%) Problem-Solving
18 958 (12.62%) Windows
19 929 (12.23%) CSS
20 922 (12.14%) SQL Server
21 921 (12.13%) TDD
22 890 (11.72%) Test Automation
23 832 (10.96%) Linux
24 819 (10.79%) Continuous Integration
25 818 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
26 806 (10.62%) Python
27 744 (9.80%) AngularJS
28 707 (9.31%) Microservices
29 700 (9.22%) MVC
30 680 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management

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
1 182 (2.40%) SharePoint
2 179 (2.36%) Confluence
3 144 (1.90%) CMS
4 127 (1.67%) Apache Spark
5 116 (1.53%) Apache
5 116 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
6 109 (1.44%) IIS
7 91 (1.20%) MS Exchange
8 71 (0.94%) Tomcat
9 48 (0.63%) WebLogic
10 44 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
11 41 (0.54%) Skype for Business
12 39 (0.51%) JBoss
13 38 (0.50%) OpenStack
14 34 (0.45%) WordPress
15 32 (0.42%) SAS
16 29 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
16 29 (0.38%) nginx
17 27 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 25 (0.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 226 (2.98%) Chatbot
2 189 (2.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 159 (2.09%) Microsoft Excel
4 156 (2.05%) Microsoft Office
5 78 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
6 73 (0.96%) MS Visio
7 56 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 48 (0.63%) Photoshop
9 40 (0.53%) InVision
10 22 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
11 13 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
12 9 (0.12%) AutoCAD
13 8 (0.11%) InDesign
13 8 (0.11%) SPSS
14 7 (0.092%) Acrobat
14 7 (0.092%) Adobe After Effects
14 7 (0.092%) Maya
15 6 (0.079%) Adobe Captivate
16 5 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
17 4 (0.053%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 105 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 37 (0.49%) SAP S/4HANA
3 26 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 24 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 24 (0.32%) SAP ERP
5 18 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
5 18 (0.24%) Magento
6 16 (0.21%) SAP SD
7 14 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 12 (0.16%) Shopify
9 11 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
10 9 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
11 8 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
11 8 (0.11%) SAP VC
12 7 (0.092%) Oracle General Ledger
12 7 (0.092%) Oracle Payables
12 7 (0.092%) Payment Gateway
12 7 (0.092%) SAP CO
12 7 (0.092%) SAP FI
12 7 (0.092%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1,068 (14.07%) Amazon AWS
2 994 (13.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 406 (5.35%) SaaS
4 224 (2.95%) Office 365
5 182 (2.40%) GitHub
6 166 (2.19%) PaaS
7 159 (2.09%) Google Cloud Platform
8 112 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
9 109 (1.44%) IaaS
10 101 (1.33%) Serverless
11 71 (0.94%) Amazon S3
12 69 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
13 65 (0.86%) Google Play
14 60 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
15 50 (0.66%) npm
16 48 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
17 35 (0.46%) Slack
18 33 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
19 30 (0.40%) OpenShift
20 29 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 384 (5.06%) Firewall
2 239 (3.15%) Network Security
3 206 (2.71%) WAN
4 184 (2.42%) LAN
5 165 (2.17%) DNS
6 160 (2.11%) TCP/IP
7 152 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
8 136 (1.79%) VPN
9 134 (1.76%) HTTP
10 122 (1.61%) DHCP
11 110 (1.45%) Wireless
12 91 (1.20%) SAN
13 81 (1.07%) OSPF
14 79 (1.04%) BGP
14 79 (1.04%) Internet
15 73 (0.96%) VoIP
16 71 (0.94%) VLAN
17 58 (0.76%) MPLS
18 51 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
19 42 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 922 (12.14%) SQL Server
2 439 (5.78%) MySQL
3 335 (4.41%) Big Data
4 312 (4.11%) NoSQL
5 261 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
6 244 (3.21%) Relational Database
7 239 (3.15%) MongoDB
8 213 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
9 179 (2.36%) Hadoop
10 154 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 153 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 115 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
13 111 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 109 (1.44%) RDBMS
15 98 (1.29%) Power BI
16 83 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 73 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
18 71 (0.94%) Oracle Database
19 64 (0.84%) Apache Hive
19 64 (0.84%) Redis
Development Applications
1 665 (8.76%) Git (software)
2 472 (6.22%) Jenkins
3 417 (5.49%) JIRA
4 288 (3.79%) Selenium
5 281 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 221 (2.91%) Visual Studio
7 160 (2.11%) Cucumber
8 159 (2.09%) Maven
9 139 (1.83%) Subversion
10 137 (1.80%) TeamCity
11 136 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
12 110 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 104 (1.37%) JUnit
14 85 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
15 76 (1.00%) gulp
16 73 (0.96%) JMeter
17 71 (0.94%) Bitbucket
18 70 (0.92%) Gradle
19 69 (0.91%) Grunt
20 61 (0.80%) WebDriver
General
1 1,649 (21.72%) Finance
2 427 (5.62%) Retail
3 333 (4.39%) Banking
4 330 (4.35%) Marketing
5 239 (3.15%) Games
6 189 (2.49%) Telecoms
7 180 (2.37%) Legal
8 145 (1.91%) Manufacturing
9 118 (1.55%) Advertising
10 108 (1.42%) Law
11 80 (1.05%) Investment Banking
12 72 (0.95%) Electronics
13 67 (0.88%) Publishing
14 57 (0.75%) Front Office
15 47 (0.62%) Automotive
16 40 (0.53%) Back Office
16 40 (0.53%) Financial Institution
17 36 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
18 25 (0.33%) Military
19 23 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,890 (24.89%) Developer
2 630 (8.30%) Analyst
3 627 (8.26%) Architect
4 614 (8.09%) Senior Developer
5 457 (6.02%) Lead Developer
6 417 (5.49%) Consultant
7 416 (5.48%) Software Engineer
8 368 (4.85%) .NET Developer
9 337 (4.44%) Java Developer
10 324 (4.27%) Team Leader
11 276 (3.63%) C# Developer
12 270 (3.56%) Senior Analyst
13 237 (3.12%) Senior Software Engineer
14 231 (3.04%) Software Developer
15 229 (3.02%) Business Analyst
16 212 (2.79%) DevOps Engineer
17 186 (2.45%) Solutions Architect
18 163 (2.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 157 (2.07%) Technical Leader
20 156 (2.05%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,271 (16.74%) .NET
2 1,062 (13.99%) HTML
3 929 (12.23%) CSS
4 744 (9.80%) AngularJS
5 656 (8.64%) Web Services
6 540 (7.11%) React
7 514 (6.77%) ASP.NET
8 460 (6.06%) Node.js
9 396 (5.22%) Spring
10 337 (4.44%) HTML5
11 322 (4.24%) jQuery
12 318 (4.19%) REST
13 290 (3.82%) RESTful
14 285 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
15 242 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web API
16 233 (3.07%) XML
17 205 (2.70%) JSON
18 198 (2.61%) .NET Framework
19 194 (2.55%) SOAP
20 192 (2.53%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 818 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 566 (7.45%) User Experience
3 319 (4.20%) Management Information System
4 287 (3.78%) Greenfield Project
5 275 (3.62%) Self-Motivation
6 244 (3.21%) Fintech
7 196 (2.58%) Data Centre
8 187 (2.46%) Mobile App
9 176 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
10 160 (2.11%) Algorithms
11 135 (1.78%) Public Cloud
12 120 (1.58%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 100 (1.32%) Virtual Team
14 79 (1.04%) Hedge funds
15 75 (0.99%) NHS
16 72 (0.95%) Driving Licence
17 62 (0.82%) Data Structures
18 61 (0.80%) N-Tier
19 58 (0.76%) Client/Server
20 49 (0.65%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 958 (12.62%) Windows
2 832 (10.96%) Linux
3 328 (4.32%) Android
4 279 (3.67%) Windows Server
5 264 (3.48%) Apple iOS
6 250 (3.29%) Unix
7 159 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 156 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 122 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 115 (1.51%) Windows 7
11 83 (1.09%) Windows 10
12 63 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
13 55 (0.72%) CentOS
14 51 (0.67%) Ubuntu
15 49 (0.65%) Mac OS X
16 41 (0.54%) Windows 8
17 26 (0.34%) Debian
17 26 (0.34%) Mesosphere
18 24 (0.32%) Windows Phone
19 15 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,462 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
2 2,083 (27.43%) Coaching
3 1,138 (14.99%) Scrum
4 1,115 (14.68%) Software Engineering
5 1,063 (14.00%) DevOps
6 972 (12.80%) Problem-Solving
7 921 (12.13%) TDD
8 890 (11.72%) Test Automation
9 819 (10.79%) Continuous Integration
10 707 (9.31%) Microservices
11 700 (9.22%) MVC
12 680 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 670 (8.82%) Project Management
14 585 (7.70%) Analytics
15 571 (7.52%) SDLC
16 561 (7.39%) ITIL
17 535 (7.05%) Continuous Improvement
18 525 (6.91%) BDD
19 475 (6.26%) Line Management
20 465 (6.12%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1,622 (21.36%) Java
2 1,612 (21.23%) JavaScript
3 1,559 (20.53%) SQL
4 1,549 (20.40%) C#
5 806 (10.62%) Python
6 365 (4.81%) C++
7 342 (4.50%) PHP
8 307 (4.04%) T-SQL
9 287 (3.78%) PowerShell
10 255 (3.36%) C
11 217 (2.86%) Ruby
12 212 (2.79%) Scala
13 197 (2.59%) Java 8
14 168 (2.21%) Bash Shell
15 133 (1.75%) Go
16 130 (1.71%) TypeScript
17 119 (1.57%) R
18 118 (1.55%) Apple Swift
19 82 (1.08%) ES6
20 75 (0.99%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1,101 (14.50%) Degree
2 261 (3.44%) Security Cleared
3 210 (2.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 196 (2.58%) CISSP
4 196 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 189 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
6 156 (2.05%) SANS
7 150 (1.98%) SC Cleared
8 129 (1.70%) CCNP
9 125 (1.65%) MCSE
10 119 (1.57%) DV Cleared
11 107 (1.41%) CREST Certified
12 91 (1.20%) CCNA
13 90 (1.19%) PMI Certification
14 84 (1.11%) ISEB
15 69 (0.91%) RHCE
15 69 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 67 (0.88%) MCSA
17 59 (0.78%) CCIE
18 58 (0.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 621 (8.18%) QA
2 218 (2.87%) GDPR
3 185 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 129 (1.70%) PCI DSS
5 118 (1.55%) SLA
6 103 (1.36%) PMO
7 52 (0.68%) Data Quality
8 24 (0.32%) COBIT
8 24 (0.32%) WCAG
9 15 (0.20%) ISO 9001
10 14 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 13 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 13 (0.17%) PMBOK
12 12 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 7 (0.092%) PSD2
14 6 (0.079%) Actionable Recommendations
15 5 (0.066%) ISAE 3402
15 5 (0.066%) SSAE 16
16 4 (0.053%) Cyber Essentials
17 3 (0.040%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 461 (6.07%) Docker
2 363 (4.78%) Active Directory
3 308 (4.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 81 (1.07%) Hyper-V
5 70 (0.92%) vSphere
6 69 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
7 44 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
8 40 (0.53%) Firmware
9 33 (0.43%) XenApp
10 31 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
11 26 (0.34%) XenDesktop
12 24 (0.32%) HDFS
12 24 (0.32%) VMware NSX
13 21 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
14 18 (0.24%) Samba
15 17 (0.22%) KVM
15 17 (0.22%) NFS
16 16 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
17 12 (0.16%) pfSense
18 9 (0.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 320 (4.21%) Ansible
2 295 (3.89%) Puppet
3 253 (3.33%) Kubernetes
4 204 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
5 173 (2.28%) Terraform
6 88 (1.16%) SCCM
7 63 (0.83%) Prometheus
8 59 (0.78%) Packer
9 58 (0.76%) Grafana
10 51 (0.67%) Consul
11 46 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
12 43 (0.57%) Nagios
13 42 (0.55%) Graphite
14 30 (0.40%) SCOM
15 29 (0.38%) vCenter Server
16 25 (0.33%) RSA Security Analytics
17 23 (0.30%) Oozie
18 21 (0.28%) Mesos
19 20 (0.26%) Nessus
19 20 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1,258 (16.57%) Microsoft
2 476 (6.27%) VMware
3 438 (5.77%) Oracle
4 396 (5.22%) Cisco
5 276 (3.63%) Google
6 181 (2.38%) SAP
7 149 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
8 137 (1.80%) Red Hat
9 135 (1.78%) Citrix
10 115 (1.51%) Adobe
11 114 (1.50%) HP
12 112 (1.48%) Splunk
13 94 (1.24%) Tableau
14 84 (1.11%) CheckPoint
15 71 (0.94%) IBM
16 66 (0.87%) NetApp
17 56 (0.74%) Atlassian
17 56 (0.74%) SolarWinds
18 53 (0.70%) EMC
19 50 (0.66%) Dell