Period
to 26 October 2020

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 26 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK > England
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 36 54
Rank change year-on-year -4 +18 +8
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 2,574 7,790 7,571
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 5.69% 6.20% 4.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 6.72% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2,470 6,520 6,102
Median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,755 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £62,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.83% +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 41,863 115,921 141,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.53% 92.23% 91.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34,758 92,312 113,293
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £30,000 £29,450
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 26 October 2020.

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 26 October 2020. 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 -4 1,108 £75,000 - 231
South East -3 419 £60,000 +9.09% 94
North of England -25 418 £52,500 - 201
South West +17 286 £51,593 +8.05% 64
Midlands -6 242 £52,500 +5.00% 46
North West -28 191 £53,000 -0.93% 101
West Midlands +3 187 £52,500 +5.00% 32
Yorkshire -2 184 £52,500 +5.00% 78
East of England -5 69 £60,000 +14.29% 43
East Midlands -18 55 £48,750 +1.97% 14
North East -23 43 £49,250 -0.47% 22
Mentoring
UK

For the 6 months to 26 October 2020, 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.

1 984 (38.23%) Agile Software Development
2 656 (25.49%) AWS
3 649 (25.21%) Azure
4 616 (23.93%) Coaching
5 609 (23.66%) DevOps
6 587 (22.80%) JavaScript
7 583 (22.65%) SQL
8 562 (21.83%) C#
9 526 (20.44%) .NET
10 507 (19.70%) Java
11 505 (19.62%) Python
12 492 (19.11%) Finance
13 431 (16.74%) Scrum
14 430 (16.71%) Microservices
15 393 (15.27%) Docker
16 374 (14.53%) Software Engineering
17 346 (13.44%) TDD
18 336 (13.05%) Microsoft
19 316 (12.28%) Kubernetes
20 303 (11.77%) SQL Server
21 301 (11.69%) Degree
22 288 (11.19%) HTML
23 280 (10.88%) Test Automation
24 259 (10.06%) CSS
25 255 (9.91%) Git (software)
26 247 (9.60%) Linux
27 244 (9.48%) React
28 240 (9.32%) GCP
29 232 (9.01%) Problem-Solving
30 223 (8.66%) Windows

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 94 (3.65%) Apache
2 62 (2.41%) Confluence
2 62 (2.41%) SAS
3 52 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
4 48 (1.86%) Apache Spark
5 47 (1.83%) CMS
6 41 (1.59%) SharePoint
7 38 (1.48%) NServiceBus
8 19 (0.74%) Skype for Business
9 18 (0.70%) WordPress
10 17 (0.66%) MS Exchange
11 12 (0.47%) Drupal
11 12 (0.47%) IIS
12 10 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (0.31%) nginx
13 8 (0.31%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.23%) Jupyter
15 5 (0.19%) Sitefinity
15 5 (0.19%) Tomcat
16 4 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 49 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
2 38 (1.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (0.58%) Sketch
4 12 (0.47%) InVision
5 11 (0.43%) Figma
5 11 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (0.39%) Zeplin
7 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.12%) Simulink
8 1 (0.039%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.039%) FileZilla
8 1 (0.039%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.039%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.31%) Magento
2 6 (0.23%) Eloqua
3 5 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.19%) Maximo
3 5 (0.19%) SAP LE
3 5 (0.19%) SAP SD
3 5 (0.19%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 5 (0.19%) TRIRIGA
4 4 (0.16%) Social Studio
5 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.12%) FINCAD Analytics
5 3 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.12%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.078%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.078%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.078%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.078%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.078%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 656 (25.49%) AWS
2 649 (25.21%) Azure
3 240 (9.32%) GCP
4 168 (6.53%) SaaS
5 165 (6.41%) Serverless
6 137 (5.32%) AWS Lambda
7 96 (3.73%) Office 365
8 92 (3.57%) Amazon ECS
9 91 (3.54%) Power Platform
10 78 (3.03%) PaaS
11 64 (2.49%) Apigee
12 48 (1.86%) IaaS
13 47 (1.83%) GitHub
14 31 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
15 25 (0.97%) Amazon S3
15 25 (0.97%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 24 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
17 23 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
18 22 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
19 17 (0.66%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 69 (2.68%) WAN
2 58 (2.25%) LAN
3 55 (2.14%) Skype
4 53 (2.06%) Firewall
5 51 (1.98%) HTTP
6 48 (1.86%) Internet
7 39 (1.52%) DNS
8 36 (1.40%) VPN
9 25 (0.97%) Wireless
10 24 (0.93%) DHCP
11 23 (0.89%) TCP/IP
12 19 (0.74%) VoIP
13 17 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (0.66%) SAN
14 16 (0.62%) MPLS
14 16 (0.62%) Network Security
14 16 (0.62%) Unified Communications
15 13 (0.51%) VLAN
15 13 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
16 11 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (11.77%) SQL Server
2 197 (7.65%) NoSQL
3 173 (6.72%) MySQL
4 153 (5.94%) MongoDB
5 133 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
6 114 (4.43%) Big Data
7 113 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
8 102 (3.96%) Amazon Redshift
9 92 (3.57%) Relational Database
10 88 (3.42%) Power BI
11 78 (3.03%) Hadoop
12 47 (1.83%) Tableau
13 44 (1.71%) Apache Hive
13 44 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
13 44 (1.71%) Oracle Database
14 43 (1.67%) Impala
14 43 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 41 (1.59%) Pentaho
16 35 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 34 (1.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 255 (9.91%) Git (software)
2 189 (7.34%) Jenkins
3 140 (5.44%) JIRA
4 92 (3.57%) Selenium
5 67 (2.60%) Artifactory
6 61 (2.37%) GitLab
7 47 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
8 45 (1.75%) TeamCity
9 35 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 32 (1.24%) NUnit
11 31 (1.20%) JUnit
12 30 (1.17%) Bitbucket
13 24 (0.93%) Maven
13 24 (0.93%) Visual Studio
14 23 (0.89%) Subversion
15 22 (0.85%) Postman
15 22 (0.85%) webpack
16 17 (0.66%) Mockito
16 17 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
16 17 (0.66%) SpecFlow
General
1 492 (19.11%) Finance
2 168 (6.53%) Banking
3 96 (3.73%) Marketing
4 89 (3.46%) Public Sector
5 87 (3.38%) Back Office
6 79 (3.07%) Retail
7 61 (2.37%) Law
8 46 (1.79%) Telecoms
9 42 (1.63%) Games
10 41 (1.59%) Front Office
11 38 (1.48%) Manufacturing
12 25 (0.97%) Investment Banking
13 20 (0.78%) Electronics
14 18 (0.70%) Legal
15 15 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
16 14 (0.54%) Advertising
16 14 (0.54%) Retail Banking
17 12 (0.47%) Publishing
18 10 (0.39%) Aerospace
19 9 (0.35%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 842 (32.71%) Developer
2 301 (11.69%) Senior Developer
3 173 (6.72%) Architect
4 153 (5.94%) Lead Developer
5 144 (5.59%) Software Engineer
6 143 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 113 (4.39%) Software Developer
8 107 (4.16%) C# Developer
9 106 (4.12%) Analyst
10 105 (4.08%) Java Developer
11 86 (3.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 85 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
13 84 (3.26%) React Developer
14 74 (2.87%) DevOps Engineer
15 71 (2.76%) Data Engineer
16 67 (2.60%) Team Leader
17 63 (2.45%) C# .NET Developer
18 61 (2.37%) Consultant
19 60 (2.33%) Full Stack Developer
20 59 (2.29%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 526 (20.44%) .NET
2 288 (11.19%) HTML
3 259 (10.06%) CSS
4 244 (9.48%) React
5 222 (8.62%) .NET Core
6 210 (8.16%) Web Services
7 202 (7.85%) AngularJS
8 184 (7.15%) Node.js
9 182 (7.07%) RESTful
10 158 (6.14%) ASP.NET
11 157 (6.10%) .NET Framework
12 141 (5.48%) REST
13 125 (4.86%) Spring
14 115 (4.47%) Vue.js
15 107 (4.16%) HTML5
16 93 (3.61%) JSON
17 85 (3.30%) Kafka
18 84 (3.26%) ASP.NET MVC
19 80 (3.11%) gRPC
20 73 (2.84%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 130 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
2 110 (4.27%) User Experience
3 97 (3.77%) Hedge funds
4 92 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
5 74 (2.87%) Self-Motivation
6 60 (2.33%) Mobile App
7 56 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
8 54 (2.10%) Management Information System
9 43 (1.67%) Public Cloud
10 34 (1.32%) Algorithms
11 29 (1.13%) N-Tier
11 29 (1.13%) Virtual Team
12 28 (1.09%) Data Centre
13 26 (1.01%) Derivative
14 25 (0.97%) Cloud Native
15 23 (0.89%) Clustering
15 23 (0.89%) Fixed Income
16 17 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
17 16 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 15 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 247 (9.60%) Linux
2 223 (8.66%) Windows
3 109 (4.23%) Windows Server
4 95 (3.69%) Unix
5 46 (1.79%) Android
6 34 (1.32%) Apple iOS
7 32 (1.24%) CentOS
8 31 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (1.09%) Windows 10
10 27 (1.05%) Windows Server 2016
11 24 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (0.39%) Windows Server 2019
13 7 (0.27%) AIX
13 7 (0.27%) Solaris
14 4 (0.16%) Mesosphere
14 4 (0.16%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.12%) CoreOS
15 3 (0.12%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 984 (38.23%) Agile Software Development
2 616 (23.93%) Coaching
3 609 (23.66%) DevOps
4 431 (16.74%) Scrum
5 430 (16.71%) Microservices
6 374 (14.53%) Software Engineering
7 346 (13.44%) TDD
8 280 (10.88%) Test Automation
9 232 (9.01%) Problem-Solving
10 198 (7.69%) MVC
11 196 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
12 190 (7.38%) Analytics
13 187 (7.26%) ITIL
14 184 (7.15%) Project Management
15 182 (7.07%) Fintech
16 161 (6.25%) BDD
17 154 (5.98%) Technical Leadership
18 131 (5.09%) Continuous Improvement
19 130 (5.05%) Line Management
20 125 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 587 (22.80%) JavaScript
2 583 (22.65%) SQL
3 562 (21.83%) C#
4 507 (19.70%) Java
5 505 (19.62%) Python
6 189 (7.34%) TypeScript
7 116 (4.51%) PHP
7 116 (4.51%) PowerShell
8 108 (4.20%) C++
9 87 (3.38%) T-SQL
10 80 (3.11%) Scala
11 79 (3.07%) C
12 72 (2.80%) Go
13 70 (2.72%) Kotlin
14 60 (2.33%) PL/SQL
15 57 (2.21%) Shell Script
16 44 (1.71%) R
17 43 (1.67%) Ruby
18 42 (1.63%) Bash Shell
19 41 (1.59%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 301 (11.69%) Degree
2 136 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 80 (3.11%) SC Cleared
4 67 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
5 55 (2.14%) Sun Certification
6 44 (1.71%) DV Cleared
7 39 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
9 30 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
10 28 (1.09%) CCNP
11 21 (0.82%) Master's Degree
12 20 (0.78%) CCNA
13 19 (0.74%) CISSP
14 16 (0.62%) CCIE
15 14 (0.54%) ISTQB
15 14 (0.54%) MCSA
16 12 (0.47%) MCP
17 10 (0.39%) CISM
17 10 (0.39%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (5.13%) QA
2 95 (3.69%) SLA
3 29 (1.13%) GDPR
4 24 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.54%) Data Quality
7 13 (0.51%) PMO
8 11 (0.43%) NIST
9 7 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.16%) NIST 800
11 3 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 3 (0.12%) P3O
12 2 (0.078%) COBIT
13 1 (0.039%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.039%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.039%) ISO 31000
13 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 1 (0.039%) ITGC
13 1 (0.039%) NCSC
System Software
1 393 (15.27%) Docker
2 104 (4.04%) Active Directory
3 88 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (2.10%) Hyper-V
5 43 (1.67%) HDFS
6 19 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
7 17 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (0.43%) vSphere
9 10 (0.39%) VMware Server
10 8 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 8 (0.31%) XenApp
11 6 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.19%) VMware NSX
13 3 (0.12%) BitLocker
13 3 (0.12%) GlusterFS
13 3 (0.12%) LXC
13 3 (0.12%) Samba
13 3 (0.12%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.12%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.078%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 316 (12.28%) Kubernetes
2 135 (5.24%) Ansible
3 130 (5.05%) Terraform
4 59 (2.29%) Puppet
5 48 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (0.54%) SCCM
7 12 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
7 12 (0.47%) SCVMM
8 7 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (0.23%) CSIRT
9 6 (0.23%) Oracle ZFS
9 6 (0.23%) Prometheus
10 5 (0.19%) Ambari
10 5 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
10 5 (0.19%) Nagios
10 5 (0.19%) Packer
11 4 (0.16%) FortiGate
11 4 (0.16%) HP Fortify
11 4 (0.16%) Kibana
11 4 (0.16%) logstash
Vendors
1 336 (13.05%) Microsoft
2 147 (5.71%) Oracle
3 141 (5.48%) Google
4 127 (4.93%) VMware
5 82 (3.19%) Cisco
6 60 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
7 54 (2.10%) Cloudera
8 51 (1.98%) SAP
9 48 (1.86%) Informatica
10 45 (1.75%) Talend
11 34 (1.32%) Red Hat
12 33 (1.28%) Zend
13 32 (1.24%) Sony
14 31 (1.20%) Citrix
15 19 (0.74%) HP
16 17 (0.66%) Bloomberg
16 17 (0.66%) Databricks
16 17 (0.66%) IBM
17 16 (0.62%) Adobe
18 13 (0.51%) ServiceNow