Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 72 66
Rank change year-on-year +39 -6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 75 28 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.82% 2.55% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.90% 2.87% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 48 27 39
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £61,496 £63,750 £53,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 843 975 1,205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 87.90% 88.96% 88.86%
Number of salaries quoted 715 803 1,052
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Mentoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in Kent

Mentoring
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mentoring in Kent.

Salary trend for Mentoring in Kent

Mentoring
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in Kent over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Mentoring in Kent

Mentoring
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mentoring within the Kent region over the 6 months to 22 August 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
Tunbridge Wells +16 19 £50,000 +11.11%
West Malling +11 17 £42,500 -22.73% 5
Chatham - 11 £33,500 - 2
Sevenoaks - 5 £90,000 - 4
Folkestone - 4 £36,250 - 1
Gravesend - 4 £25,000 -
Maidstone +2 3 £30,000 -36.84% 3
Rochester - 3 - - 1
Dartford -5 1 £37,500 -37.50%
Dover - 1 £62,500 -
Mentoring
South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 Kent region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.67%) Scrum
2 26 (34.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (32.00%) C#
3 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 23 (30.67%) .NET
4 23 (30.67%) MVC
4 23 (30.67%) Azure
5 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
5 22 (29.33%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET
6 21 (28.00%) ITIL
6 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (25.33%) REST
7 19 (25.33%) CSS
7 19 (25.33%) HTML
8 18 (24.00%) PowerShell
8 18 (24.00%) .NET Framework
8 18 (24.00%) WCF
9 17 (22.67%) Git (software)
9 17 (22.67%) SOAP
9 17 (22.67%) Active Directory
9 17 (22.67%) Information Security
10 16 (21.33%) Citrix
10 16 (21.33%) Windows
10 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (21.33%) Unit Testing
10 16 (21.33%) Entity Framework

Mentoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 4 (5.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.67%) CMS
3 1 (1.33%) Confluence
3 1 (1.33%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.33%) SAS
3 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Simulink
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (30.67%) Azure
2 4 (5.33%) AWS
2 4 (5.33%) Serverless
3 3 (4.00%) GCP
4 2 (2.67%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.67%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.33%) IaaS
5 1 (1.33%) npm
5 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) DHCP
1 1 (1.33%) DNS
1 1 (1.33%) LAN
1 1 (1.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 15 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.67%) Big Data
3 2 (2.67%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (2.67%) Data Lake
3 2 (2.67%) Power BI
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.33%) DTS
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (22.67%) Git (software)
2 14 (18.67%) Visual Studio
2 14 (18.67%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (5.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (5.33%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.67%) JIRA
5 1 (1.33%) JUnit
5 1 (1.33%) Selenium
5 1 (1.33%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.33%) webpack
General
1 12 (16.00%) Legal
2 10 (13.33%) Finance
3 4 (5.33%) Advertising
3 4 (5.33%) Electronics
3 4 (5.33%) Military
4 3 (4.00%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.67%) Marketing
5 2 (2.67%) Retail
6 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (41.33%) Developer
2 17 (22.67%) C# Developer
3 16 (21.33%) .NET Developer
4 15 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (18.67%) Team Leader
6 12 (16.00%) Deskside Support
6 12 (16.00%) Desktop Support
6 12 (16.00%) Support Team Leader
7 11 (14.67%) Agile .NET Developer
7 11 (14.67%) Agile C# Developer
7 11 (14.67%) Agile Developer
7 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (14.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (14.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 11 (14.67%) Senior Agile Developer
7 11 (14.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (14.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 11 (14.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (14.67%) Senior C# Developer
7 11 (14.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.67%) .NET
2 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 19 (25.33%) CSS
3 19 (25.33%) HTML
3 19 (25.33%) REST
4 18 (24.00%) .NET Framework
4 18 (24.00%) WCF
5 17 (22.67%) SOAP
6 16 (21.33%) Entity Framework
7 15 (20.00%) OAuth
7 15 (20.00%) OpenID
8 5 (6.67%) JSON
8 5 (6.67%) React Native
8 5 (6.67%) Web Services
9 3 (4.00%) YAML
10 2 (2.67%) CSS3
10 2 (2.67%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (2.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.33%) Augmented Reality
4 4 (5.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.33%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) Windows
2 12 (16.00%) Windows 10
2 12 (16.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) Android
5 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.33%) Linux
5 1 (1.33%) Unix
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 26 (34.67%) Scrum
3 23 (30.67%) MVC
4 22 (29.33%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (28.00%) ITIL
6 17 (22.67%) Information Security
7 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (21.33%) Unit Testing
8 15 (20.00%) Integration Testing
8 15 (20.00%) IT Strategy
8 15 (20.00%) Product Roadmap
8 15 (20.00%) SOLID
8 15 (20.00%) Strategic Roadmap
8 15 (20.00%) TDD
8 15 (20.00%) Ticket Management
9 14 (18.67%) Deployment Automation
10 13 (17.33%) Coaching
11 12 (16.00%) Information Security Management
11 12 (16.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.00%) C#
1 24 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (24.00%) PowerShell
3 14 (18.67%) SQL
4 5 (6.67%) VBA
5 4 (5.33%) MATLAB
6 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.00%) Java
7 1 (1.33%) C
7 1 (1.33%) Groovy
7 1 (1.33%) PHP
7 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.33%) R
7 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.67%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.00%) MCP
4 1 (1.33%) HNC
4 1 (1.33%) ISEB
4 1 (1.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.33%) Docker
4 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Terraform
2 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.33%) MIIS
Vendors
1 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.33%) Citrix
3 7 (9.33%) VMware
4 5 (6.67%) Cisco
4 5 (6.67%) Google
5 4 (5.33%) 3PAR
5 4 (5.33%) HP
6 2 (2.67%) Databricks
7 1 (1.33%) BMC
7 1 (1.33%) Cadence
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle
7 1 (1.33%) Thunderhead
7 1 (1.33%) Xamarin