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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 14 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 16 20 29
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 648 425 148
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 11.40% 9.70% 7.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 10.64% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 346 249 87
10th Percentile £39,245 £35,000 £36,500
25th Percentile £48,750 £42,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% +20.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £74,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,302
% change year-on-year +4.00% +0.32% +8.35%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,182 3,993 1,868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.14% 91.10% 91.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,952 2,588 1,218
10th Percentile £32,875 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,616 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.62% +1.36% +4.76%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Mentoring as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in Scotland

Mentoring
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mentoring in Scotland.

Salary trend for Mentoring in Scotland

Mentoring
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mentoring in Scotland over the 6 months to 14 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Mentoring in Scotland

Mentoring
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mentoring within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 14 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Edinburgh +5 386 £65,000 +8.33% 20
Glasgow +3 184 £60,000 +4.35% 20
Lanarkshire -15 16 £57,500 -4.17%
West Lothian -4 13 £72,500 +93.33%
North Lanarkshire -4 13 £51,000 +0.99%
Fife -21 13 £42,500 +13.33%
Midlothian -11 4 - -
Aberdeen -12 4 £57,500 -23.33% 2
South Lanarkshire - 3 £77,500 -
East Lothian - 2 - -
Dundee +16 1 £70,000 +40.00%
Aberdeenshire -4 1 £75,000 -
Shetland Islands - 1 - -
Mentoring
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 2022, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 399 (61.57%) Agile
2 234 (36.11%) Java
3 224 (34.57%) Software Engineering
4 216 (33.33%) Azure
5 199 (30.71%) AWS
6 197 (30.40%) DevOps
7 187 (28.86%) Coaching
8 170 (26.23%) Social Skills
9 160 (24.69%) Finance
10 144 (22.22%) Banking
11 139 (21.45%) Problem-Solving
12 138 (21.30%) Python
13 136 (20.99%) Microsoft
14 129 (19.91%) GCP
15 119 (18.36%) QA
15 119 (18.36%) JavaScript
15 119 (18.36%) CI/CD
16 113 (17.44%) Spring
17 111 (17.13%) Microservices
18 110 (16.98%) Analytics
19 109 (16.82%) TDD
20 106 (16.36%) React
21 100 (15.43%) SDLC
22 99 (15.28%) Machine Learning
22 99 (15.28%) Test Automation
23 95 (14.66%) Cybersecurity
23 95 (14.66%) Data Science
24 92 (14.20%) Data Analytics
25 88 (13.58%) Docker
26 85 (13.12%) Data Architecture

Mentoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 42 (6.48%) Confluence
2 14 (2.16%) SAS
3 9 (1.39%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.31%) CMS
5 2 (0.31%) Jupyter
5 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (2.31%) InVision
1 15 (2.31%) Sketch
1 15 (2.31%) Zeplin
2 10 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.77%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.39%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.77%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.15%) Carpe Diem
4 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.15%) SAP GTS
4 1 (0.15%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.15%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.15%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.15%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 216 (33.33%) Azure
2 199 (30.71%) AWS
3 129 (19.91%) GCP
4 31 (4.78%) Azure DevOps
5 25 (3.86%) Figma
6 24 (3.70%) SaaS
7 23 (3.55%) npm
7 23 (3.55%) Power Platform
8 16 (2.47%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 16 (2.47%) Azure Service Bus
9 15 (2.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 15 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (2.31%) GitHub
10 12 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (1.85%) Azure Sentinel
11 11 (1.70%) Serverless
12 10 (1.54%) Microsoft 365
13 9 (1.39%) Amazon S3
14 8 (1.23%) IaaS
14 8 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.70%) Internet
2 7 (1.08%) Broadband
3 2 (0.31%) DHCP
3 2 (0.31%) DNS
3 2 (0.31%) LAN
3 2 (0.31%) Network Security
3 2 (0.31%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (0.31%) WAN
4 1 (0.15%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (12.65%) Big Data
2 28 (4.32%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (4.17%) MySQL
4 23 (3.55%) Power BI
5 19 (2.93%) SQL Server
6 17 (2.62%) Relational Database
7 15 (2.31%) Tableau
8 14 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (2.16%) NoSQL
9 13 (2.01%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.23%) Amazon Athena
10 8 (1.23%) BigQuery
10 8 (1.23%) Data Lake
10 8 (1.23%) DynamoDB
10 8 (1.23%) Looker
10 8 (1.23%) Neo4j
11 7 (1.08%) MariaDB
11 7 (1.08%) Redis
12 4 (0.62%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 69 (10.65%) Jenkins
2 56 (8.64%) Git (software)
3 53 (8.18%) JIRA
4 29 (4.48%) Selenium
5 21 (3.24%) Cucumber
6 19 (2.93%) Android Studio
6 19 (2.93%) Cypress.io
6 19 (2.93%) webpack
7 18 (2.78%) Gradle
8 12 (1.85%) SpecFlow
9 10 (1.54%) Bitbucket
9 10 (1.54%) WebDriver
10 9 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (1.23%) IBM UrbanCode
11 8 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (1.23%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.23%) Travis CI
12 7 (1.08%) ER Studio
12 7 (1.08%) ERwin
12 7 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 170 (26.23%) Social Skills
2 160 (24.69%) Finance
3 144 (22.22%) Banking
4 80 (12.35%) Games
5 70 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (2.62%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 15 (2.31%) Advertising
8 13 (2.01%) Marketing
9 11 (1.70%) Presentation Skills
10 8 (1.23%) Law
11 6 (0.93%) Aviation
11 6 (0.93%) Organisational Skills
11 6 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.93%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.93%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.77%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.77%) Public Sector
12 5 (0.77%) Retail
13 4 (0.62%) Legal
13 4 (0.62%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 159 (24.54%) Developer
2 74 (11.42%) Software Engineer
2 74 (11.42%) Trainee
3 63 (9.72%) Architect
4 61 (9.41%) Senior Developer
5 49 (7.56%) Solutions Architect
6 46 (7.10%) Java Developer
7 38 (5.86%) Analyst
8 31 (4.78%) Senior Software Engineer
9 28 (4.32%) Quality Engineer
10 24 (3.70%) Android Engineer
11 21 (3.24%) Software Developer
12 20 (3.09%) Senior Manager
13 19 (2.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 19 (2.93%) Full Stack Developer
13 19 (2.93%) Technical Leader
14 18 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
15 14 (2.16%) Cloud Architect
15 14 (2.16%) Lead Developer
15 14 (2.16%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (17.44%) Spring
2 106 (16.36%) React
3 64 (9.88%) .NET
4 58 (8.95%) AngularJS
5 46 (7.10%) RESTful
6 39 (6.02%) HTML
6 39 (6.02%) Node.js
6 39 (6.02%) REST
7 36 (5.56%) CSS
8 32 (4.94%) Vue.js
9 30 (4.63%) Spring Boot
10 26 (4.01%) React Native
11 19 (2.93%) Backbone.js
11 19 (2.93%) Sass
12 18 (2.78%) Dagger
12 18 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
12 18 (2.78%) RxJava
12 18 (2.78%) Web Services
13 16 (2.47%) Redux
14 14 (2.16%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 79 (12.19%) Algorithms
2 71 (10.96%) Mobile App
3 59 (9.10%) Virtual Team
4 55 (8.49%) User Experience
5 23 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (2.47%) Cloud Native
8 14 (2.16%) Renewable Energy
9 13 (2.01%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.54%) Hackathon
10 10 (1.54%) Public Cloud
11 9 (1.39%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.23%) FMCG
13 7 (1.08%) CMDB
13 7 (1.08%) Data Centre
13 7 (1.08%) IoT
13 7 (1.08%) NHS
14 6 (0.93%) Mainframe
14 6 (0.93%) Private Cloud
14 6 (0.93%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 59 (9.10%) Android
2 42 (6.48%) Windows
3 41 (6.33%) Apple iOS
4 28 (4.32%) Linux
5 8 (1.23%) Mesosphere
6 7 (1.08%) Unix
7 6 (0.93%) CoreOS
7 6 (0.93%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (61.57%) Agile
2 224 (34.57%) Software Engineering
3 197 (30.40%) DevOps
4 187 (28.86%) Coaching
5 139 (21.45%) Problem-Solving
6 119 (18.36%) CI/CD
7 111 (17.13%) Microservices
8 110 (16.98%) Analytics
9 109 (16.82%) TDD
10 100 (15.43%) SDLC
11 99 (15.28%) Machine Learning
11 99 (15.28%) Test Automation
12 95 (14.66%) Cybersecurity
12 95 (14.66%) Data Science
13 92 (14.20%) Data Analytics
14 85 (13.12%) Data Architecture
14 85 (13.12%) Information Security
15 76 (11.73%) Data Engineering
16 75 (11.57%) Security Management
17 74 (11.42%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 234 (36.11%) Java
2 138 (21.30%) Python
3 119 (18.36%) JavaScript
4 81 (12.50%) SQL
5 61 (9.41%) C#
6 49 (7.56%) TypeScript
7 26 (4.01%) Go
8 25 (3.86%) R
9 21 (3.24%) Kotlin
10 19 (2.93%) ES6
11 16 (2.47%) T-SQL
12 14 (2.16%) PHP
13 8 (1.23%) C
13 8 (1.23%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.93%) C++
15 5 (0.77%) Clojure
15 5 (0.77%) Scala
16 4 (0.62%) Bash
17 3 (0.46%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 63 (9.72%) Degree
2 21 (3.24%) Master's Degree
3 8 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (1.08%) AWS Certification
4 7 (1.08%) CISSP
4 7 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (0.93%) CISA
5 6 (0.93%) ISTQB
5 6 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.77%) CISM
7 4 (0.62%) PhD
8 2 (0.31%) GIAC
8 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (18.36%) QA
2 45 (6.94%) Accessibility
3 8 (1.23%) GDPR
4 6 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.93%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.77%) HL7
6 4 (0.62%) NCSC
7 2 (0.31%) CDISC
7 2 (0.31%) GLP
7 2 (0.31%) NIST
7 2 (0.31%) SLA
8 1 (0.15%) PMO
8 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 88 (13.58%) Docker
2 12 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 83 (12.81%) Kubernetes
2 24 (3.70%) Terraform
3 15 (2.31%) Ansible
3 15 (2.31%) Puppet
4 14 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (2.16%) Prometheus
5 8 (1.23%) Automic
5 8 (1.23%) Consul
5 8 (1.23%) Kibana
5 8 (1.23%) logstash
6 6 (0.93%) Istio
7 2 (0.31%) Packer
Vendors
1 136 (20.99%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.40%) Google
3 28 (4.32%) Splunk
4 26 (4.01%) TOWER Software
5 23 (3.55%) Hitachi
6 19 (2.93%) Adobe
7 13 (2.01%) ServiceNow
8 12 (1.85%) Palo Alto
9 9 (1.39%) Xamarin
10 7 (1.08%) Mapbox
10 7 (1.08%) Oracle
11 6 (0.93%) Dynatrace
12 5 (0.77%) PayPal
13 4 (0.62%) ANSYS
13 4 (0.62%) Bloomberg
14 3 (0.46%) Atlassian
14 3 (0.46%) IBM
14 3 (0.46%) Telerik
14 3 (0.46%) VMware
15 2 (0.31%) Mitel