Period
to 19 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 41 56 48
Rank change year-on-year +15 -8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 923 678 1,375
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 6.10% 4.64% 5.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.58% 5.08% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 647 553 1,088
10th Percentile £40,748 £41,250 £34,258
25th Percentile £47,500 £46,891 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,497 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.73% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £66,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £83,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £61,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +1.63% +6.96% +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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,020 13,355 24,056
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 92.68% 91.40% 91.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9,964 10,875 19,587
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £40,500 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Mentoring as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in the South East

Mentoring
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mentoring in the South East.

Salary trend for Mentoring in the South East

Mentoring
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mentoring in the South East over the 6 months to 19 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Mentoring in the South East

Mentoring
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mentoring within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Thames Valley +12 321 £60,000 +0.92% 79
Berkshire +5 207 £62,500 +4.17% 38
Surrey +28 200 £55,000 -8.33% 28
Hampshire -17 188 £57,500 -2.13% 27
West Sussex +32 81 £70,000 +27.27% 7
Oxfordshire +6 77 £55,000 +14.01% 26
Kent +2 64 £38,000 -33.91% 10
East Sussex +21 63 £62,500 +21.95% 4
Buckinghamshire +1 37 £60,000 -14.29% 15
Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 356 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (34.56%) JavaScript
3 304 (32.94%) Social Skills
4 238 (25.79%) .NET
5 225 (24.38%) C#
6 222 (24.05%) SQL
7 219 (23.73%) Azure
8 205 (22.21%) Degree
9 204 (22.10%) React
10 191 (20.69%) Coaching
11 182 (19.72%) Project Management
12 162 (17.55%) TDD
13 161 (17.44%) DevOps
14 151 (16.36%) Microsoft
15 150 (16.25%) .NET Core
16 149 (16.14%) Software Engineering
17 148 (16.03%) Finance
18 147 (15.93%) Git (software)
19 140 (15.17%) Kubernetes
19 140 (15.17%) Scrum
20 139 (15.06%) CSS
21 135 (14.63%) Docker
22 127 (13.76%) HTML
23 123 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
24 119 (12.89%) Vue.js
25 118 (12.78%) Microservices
26 116 (12.57%) Java
27 114 (12.35%) AWS
28 102 (11.05%) Computer Science
29 97 (10.51%) Node.js

Mentoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 62 (6.72%) CMS
2 40 (4.33%) EPiServer
3 36 (3.90%) MS Exchange
4 25 (2.71%) SharePoint
5 23 (2.49%) NServiceBus
6 22 (2.38%) Confluence
7 18 (1.95%) Tomcat
8 17 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (1.63%) Apache Spark
10 14 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
11 12 (1.30%) WordPress
12 10 (1.08%) SAS
13 8 (0.87%) Drupal
14 6 (0.65%) Apache
14 6 (0.65%) ArcGIS
14 6 (0.65%) IIS
15 4 (0.43%) Tornado
16 3 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
16 3 (0.33%) GemFire
Applications
1 17 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 13 (1.41%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.54%) Sketch
6 4 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.43%) InVision
7 1 (0.11%) Figma
7 1 (0.11%) InDesign
7 1 (0.11%) Marvel
7 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.11%) Simulink
7 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.33%) NetSuite
1 3 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.22%) Shopify
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.11%) Maximo
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 219 (23.73%) Azure
2 114 (12.35%) AWS
3 76 (8.23%) SaaS
4 66 (7.15%) PaaS
5 51 (5.53%) IaaS
6 41 (4.44%) Microsoft 365
7 38 (4.12%) GCP
8 34 (3.68%) Azure Storage
9 28 (3.03%) GitHub
10 25 (2.71%) Azure Active Directory
11 23 (2.49%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 21 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
13 20 (2.17%) Serverless
14 19 (2.06%) Azure Data Factory
15 15 (1.63%) Azure Service Bus
16 12 (1.30%) Azure Functions
16 12 (1.30%) Power Platform
17 11 (1.19%) Azure App Service
18 9 (0.98%) Yarn
19 7 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 74 (8.02%) Firewall
2 58 (6.28%) VPN
3 38 (4.12%) LAN
4 37 (4.01%) WAN
5 36 (3.90%) DNS
5 36 (3.90%) SAN
6 34 (3.68%) VLAN
7 30 (3.25%) iSCSI
7 30 (3.25%) WLAN
8 29 (3.14%) Fibre Channel
8 29 (3.14%) NAS
9 27 (2.93%) HTTP
10 22 (2.38%) Skype
11 13 (1.41%) Network Security
12 12 (1.30%) DMZ
13 11 (1.19%) DHCP
14 7 (0.76%) OSPF
14 7 (0.76%) Wireless
15 6 (0.65%) HSRP
15 6 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (9.97%) NoSQL
2 82 (8.88%) SQL Server
3 54 (5.85%) Big Data
4 36 (3.90%) MongoDB
5 29 (3.14%) MySQL
5 29 (3.14%) Relational Database
6 20 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
7 18 (1.95%) Geospatial Data
7 18 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (1.84%) Oracle Database
9 14 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
10 13 (1.41%) Redis
10 13 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
10 13 (1.41%) SQL Server 2019
10 13 (1.41%) Tableau
11 11 (1.19%) Power BI
12 10 (1.08%) Data Lake
13 9 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (0.98%) Blockchain
14 8 (0.87%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 147 (15.93%) Git (software)
2 86 (9.32%) JIRA
3 78 (8.45%) Jenkins
4 72 (7.80%) Selenium
5 31 (3.36%) Maven
6 29 (3.14%) Cucumber
7 27 (2.93%) TeamCity
8 25 (2.71%) Octopus Deploy
9 21 (2.28%) Bitbucket
9 21 (2.28%) SpecFlow
10 20 (2.17%) Subversion
11 19 (2.06%) Visual Studio
12 16 (1.73%) NUnit
13 15 (1.63%) Gradle
13 15 (1.63%) WebDriver
14 14 (1.52%) IntelliJ
14 14 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (1.30%) Eclipse
16 11 (1.19%) Visual Studio Team System
17 9 (0.98%) Axure RP
General
1 304 (32.94%) Social Skills
2 148 (16.03%) Finance
3 71 (7.69%) Organisational Skills
4 63 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (4.23%) Influencing Skills
5 39 (4.23%) Marketing
6 30 (3.25%) Public Sector
7 26 (2.82%) Presentation Skills
7 26 (2.82%) Retail
8 20 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
9 19 (2.06%) Legal
10 18 (1.95%) Banking
10 18 (1.95%) Electronics
11 15 (1.63%) Aerospace
11 15 (1.63%) Telecoms
12 13 (1.41%) Back Office
12 13 (1.41%) Billing
12 13 (1.41%) Documentation Skills
13 11 (1.19%) German Language
13 11 (1.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 311 (33.69%) Developer
2 105 (11.38%) Senior Developer
3 102 (11.05%) Lead Developer
4 87 (9.43%) Software Engineer
5 85 (9.21%) Software Developer
6 64 (6.93%) Team Leader
7 63 (6.83%) .NET Developer
8 50 (5.42%) Architect
9 48 (5.20%) Senior Software Developer
10 45 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
11 43 (4.66%) Analyst
12 38 (4.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 35 (3.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 31 (3.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 30 (3.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
16 27 (2.93%) Project Manager
17 26 (2.82%) React Developer
18 25 (2.71%) Cloud Engineer
18 25 (2.71%) Principal Engineer
19 24 (2.60%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (25.79%) .NET
2 204 (22.10%) React
3 150 (16.25%) .NET Core
4 139 (15.06%) CSS
5 127 (13.76%) HTML
6 119 (12.89%) Vue.js
7 97 (10.51%) Node.js
8 92 (9.97%) RESTful
9 71 (7.69%) AngularJS
10 54 (5.85%) REST
10 54 (5.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 50 (5.42%) Spring
12 46 (4.98%) ASP.NET
13 40 (4.33%) .NET Framework
13 40 (4.33%) KnockoutJS
14 35 (3.79%) CSS3
15 33 (3.58%) Web Services
16 29 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC
16 29 (3.14%) HTML5
16 29 (3.14%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 87 (9.43%) User Experience
2 68 (7.37%) Self-Motivation
3 45 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 27 (2.93%) Management Information System
5 26 (2.82%) Data Centre
6 19 (2.06%) Algorithms
6 19 (2.06%) Cloud Native
7 14 (1.52%) Virtual Team
8 13 (1.41%) Life Science
9 12 (1.30%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.19%) NHS
10 11 (1.19%) PMI
11 9 (0.98%) Digital Media
11 9 (0.98%) LIMS
12 6 (0.65%) Driving Licence
12 6 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.65%) Private Cloud
12 6 (0.65%) Xbox
13 5 (0.54%) PKI
13 5 (0.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 77 (8.34%) Windows
2 52 (5.63%) Linux
3 29 (3.14%) Windows Server
4 11 (1.19%) VMS
5 10 (1.08%) Android
5 10 (1.08%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.08%) Unix
6 7 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.76%) Windows Server 2016
7 6 (0.65%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.43%) CentOS
9 4 (0.43%) VxWorks
10 3 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (0.33%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.22%) AIX
11 2 (0.22%) HPUX
11 2 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (20.69%) Coaching
3 182 (19.72%) Project Management
4 162 (17.55%) TDD
5 161 (17.44%) DevOps
6 149 (16.14%) Software Engineering
7 140 (15.17%) Scrum
8 123 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
9 118 (12.78%) Microservices
10 102 (11.05%) Computer Science
11 93 (10.08%) MVC
12 88 (9.53%) Test Automation
13 78 (8.45%) BDD
13 78 (8.45%) Unit Testing
14 71 (7.69%) Mathematics
15 70 (7.58%) Machine Learning
16 69 (7.48%) Technical Leadership
17 58 (6.28%) Line Management
18 56 (6.07%) Project Delivery
19 55 (5.96%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 319 (34.56%) JavaScript
2 225 (24.38%) C#
3 222 (24.05%) SQL
4 116 (12.57%) Java
5 66 (7.15%) TypeScript
6 63 (6.83%) PowerShell
7 62 (6.72%) Python
8 42 (4.55%) PHP
9 28 (3.03%) C++
10 21 (2.28%) C
10 21 (2.28%) Kotlin
11 19 (2.06%) T-SQL
12 17 (1.84%) Java 8
12 17 (1.84%) Ruby
13 11 (1.19%) MATLAB
13 11 (1.19%) Scala
14 7 (0.76%) SAS Macro
15 6 (0.65%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.65%) Go
15 6 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 205 (22.21%) Degree
2 74 (8.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (5.63%) Security Cleared
4 30 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (3.14%) SC Cleared
6 21 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (2.06%) CISM
7 19 (2.06%) CISSP
7 19 (2.06%) ISEB
7 19 (2.06%) PMI Certification
8 15 (1.63%) HND
9 14 (1.52%) CCNP
9 14 (1.52%) DBS Check
10 13 (1.41%) ISTQB
10 13 (1.41%) PhD
11 12 (1.30%) CEH
11 12 (1.30%) Master's Degree
12 9 (0.98%) APMP
12 9 (0.98%) Chartered Engineer
12 9 (0.98%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.90%) QA
2 29 (3.14%) SLA
3 13 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.08%) RMADS
5 9 (0.98%) Accessibility
5 9 (0.98%) CDISC
6 7 (0.76%) Good Clinical Practice
6 7 (0.76%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.65%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.65%) GDPR
8 4 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.43%) Def Stans
9 3 (0.33%) COBIT
9 3 (0.33%) NCSC
9 3 (0.33%) NIST
9 3 (0.33%) NIST 800
10 2 (0.22%) HL7
10 2 (0.22%) PMO
11 1 (0.11%) GRC
System Software
1 135 (14.63%) Docker
2 95 (10.29%) Active Directory
3 29 (3.14%) Terminal Server
4 17 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.76%) Firmware
7 6 (0.65%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.33%) HDFS
9 2 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.11%) vSphere
10 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 140 (15.17%) Kubernetes
2 34 (3.68%) Terraform
3 29 (3.14%) Ansible
4 7 (0.76%) SCCM
5 6 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (0.43%) CASB
6 4 (0.43%) FlexNet
6 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (0.43%) Sonobuoy
7 3 (0.33%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 3 (0.33%) Consul
7 3 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (0.33%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.33%) Grafana
7 3 (0.33%) Graphite
7 3 (0.33%) Packer
7 3 (0.33%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.33%) Puppet
7 3 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 151 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 39 (4.23%) Oracle
3 36 (3.90%) VMware
4 20 (2.17%) Databricks
5 17 (1.84%) Google
6 15 (1.63%) Cisco
7 13 (1.41%) SAP
7 13 (1.41%) Sun
8 12 (1.30%) WooCommerce
9 10 (1.08%) ESRI
10 9 (0.98%) HP
10 9 (0.98%) Nintex
10 9 (0.98%) Zend
11 8 (0.87%) IBM
12 7 (0.76%) Adobe
12 7 (0.76%) Juniper
12 7 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (0.76%) Veeam
12 7 (0.76%) Xamarin
13 6 (0.65%) CheckPoint