Period
to 25 January 2020

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 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 50 59
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 1,201 1,331 1,453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.20% 4.97% 4.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.77% 5.42% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 938 1,109 1,256
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +1.85%

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 20,832 24,543 28,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.22% 91.68% 90.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16,774 20,078 23,150
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Mentoring as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Mentoring in the South East

Mentoring
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in the South East over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

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 25 January 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
Thames Valley +8 491 £57,500 - 90
Berkshire +15 297 £60,000 - 42
Hampshire +2 294 £52,500 +5.00% 63
Surrey -7 166 £60,000 +4.35% 35
Oxfordshire +5 121 £48,240 -12.29% 29
West Sussex -2 103 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Kent +27 85 £51,500 +21.18% 8
Buckinghamshire -19 73 £55,000 -8.33% 19
East Sussex -5 53 £50,000 -11.77% 2
Middlesex -2 2 £80,000 +45.45%
Sussex - 2 £21,250 -
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 South East region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 434 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
2 325 (27.06%) C#
3 319 (26.56%) JavaScript
4 279 (23.23%) .NET
5 262 (21.82%) SQL
6 253 (21.07%) Degree
7 234 (19.48%) Microsoft
8 233 (19.40%) Finance
9 221 (18.40%) Windows
10 212 (17.65%) Azure
11 210 (17.49%) SQL Server
12 191 (15.90%) Java
13 180 (14.99%) Coaching
14 177 (14.74%) HTML
15 176 (14.65%) Scrum
16 172 (14.32%) DevOps
17 169 (14.07%) Problem-Solving
18 154 (12.82%) CSS
19 147 (12.24%) TDD
20 146 (12.16%) Active Directory
21 141 (11.74%) ASP.NET
22 137 (11.41%) MVC
23 136 (11.32%) AWS
24 134 (11.16%) Project Management
25 132 (10.99%) Software Engineering
26 128 (10.66%) QA
27 127 (10.57%) Test Automation
28 124 (10.32%) AngularJS
29 118 (9.83%) Continuous Improvement
30 114 (9.49%) Computer Science

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 48 (4.00%) Confluence
2 45 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 24 (2.00%) MS Exchange
4 23 (1.92%) Tomcat
5 14 (1.17%) CMS
5 14 (1.17%) JBoss
6 13 (1.08%) IIS
7 9 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
7 9 (0.75%) WordPress
8 5 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (0.42%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.25%) nginx
10 3 (0.25%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.17%) Anypoint
11 2 (0.17%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.17%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.17%) Mule
11 2 (0.17%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 44 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (0.92%) SOLIDWORKS
4 10 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (0.83%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (0.58%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.17%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.17%) Sketch
8 2 (0.17%) SPSS
9 1 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
2 19 (1.58%) SAP PM
3 17 (1.42%) SAP PP
4 9 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.25%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.17%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.083%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.083%) Magento
7 1 (0.083%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.083%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.083%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.083%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.083%) SAP QM
7 1 (0.083%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 212 (17.65%) Azure
2 136 (11.32%) AWS
3 75 (6.24%) Office 365
4 73 (6.08%) SaaS
5 40 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 40 (3.33%) Power Platform
6 22 (1.83%) PaaS
7 19 (1.58%) IaaS
8 18 (1.50%) Serverless
9 17 (1.42%) Amazon Cognito
10 13 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (1.08%) GitHub
11 11 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
11 11 (0.92%) GCP
12 10 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (0.75%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 9 (0.75%) Google Play
14 6 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
14 6 (0.50%) Google Analytics
14 6 (0.50%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 65 (5.41%) Firewall
2 52 (4.33%) DNS
3 46 (3.83%) WAN
4 44 (3.66%) LAN
5 37 (3.08%) TCP/IP
6 34 (2.83%) VPN
7 30 (2.50%) Internet
8 29 (2.41%) Intrusion Detection
9 26 (2.16%) BGP
10 25 (2.08%) IPsec
10 25 (2.08%) Network Security
10 25 (2.08%) VoIP
10 25 (2.08%) Wireless
11 22 (1.83%) DHCP
11 22 (1.83%) OSPF
12 21 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (1.75%) SAN
13 18 (1.50%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (1.33%) HSRP
14 16 (1.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (17.49%) SQL Server
2 49 (4.08%) NoSQL
2 49 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (3.58%) MySQL
4 42 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 40 (3.33%) Power BI
6 36 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 33 (2.75%) Azure SQL Database
7 33 (2.75%) Big Data
8 32 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 20 (1.67%) Relational Database
11 20 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
12 19 (1.58%) MongoDB
13 13 (1.08%) Qlik Sense
14 12 (1.00%) Data Lake
14 12 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (0.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 7 (0.58%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 109 (9.08%) Git (software)
2 83 (6.91%) Selenium
3 77 (6.41%) JIRA
4 69 (5.75%) Jenkins
5 47 (3.91%) Cucumber
6 45 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 45 (3.75%) Visual Studio Team System
7 36 (3.00%) Visual Studio
8 28 (2.33%) WebDriver
9 25 (2.08%) JUnit
9 25 (2.08%) Subversion
10 16 (1.33%) Maven
10 16 (1.33%) SpecFlow
11 15 (1.25%) NUnit
12 14 (1.17%) Mocha
13 12 (1.00%) gulp
14 11 (0.92%) Jasmine
15 10 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
16 9 (0.75%) JMeter
16 9 (0.75%) TeamCity
General
1 233 (19.40%) Finance
2 60 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 54 (4.50%) Retail
4 30 (2.50%) Electronics
5 28 (2.33%) Public Sector
5 28 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 26 (2.16%) Legal
6 26 (2.16%) Marketing
7 19 (1.58%) Games
8 15 (1.25%) Billing
9 9 (0.75%) Advertising
9 9 (0.75%) Aerospace
9 9 (0.75%) Back Office
10 7 (0.58%) Publishing
11 5 (0.42%) Law
12 4 (0.33%) Automotive
12 4 (0.33%) Banking
12 4 (0.33%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.083%) Avionics
13 1 (0.083%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 375 (31.22%) Developer
2 185 (15.40%) Senior Developer
3 98 (8.16%) Architect
4 85 (7.08%) Software Developer
5 79 (6.58%) Analyst
6 78 (6.49%) Lead Developer
7 76 (6.33%) Team Leader
8 69 (5.75%) Java Developer
9 59 (4.91%) .NET Developer
10 56 (4.66%) C# Developer
11 47 (3.91%) Software Engineer
12 45 (3.75%) Senior Software Developer
12 45 (3.75%) Technical Leader
13 44 (3.66%) Consultant
14 42 (3.50%) Senior Java Developer
15 36 (3.00%) Network Engineer
15 36 (3.00%) Web Developer
16 35 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
17 34 (2.83%) Senior C# Developer
18 32 (2.66%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (23.23%) .NET
2 177 (14.74%) HTML
3 154 (12.82%) CSS
4 141 (11.74%) ASP.NET
5 124 (10.32%) AngularJS
6 97 (8.08%) Web Services
7 80 (6.66%) REST
8 76 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 73 (6.08%) React
10 72 (6.00%) Spring
11 71 (5.91%) .NET Framework
12 62 (5.16%) jQuery
13 56 (4.66%) Node.js
14 54 (4.50%) WCF
15 53 (4.41%) SOAP
16 52 (4.33%) ASP.NET Web API
17 48 (4.00%) HTML5
18 45 (3.75%) Ajax
19 44 (3.66%) Entity Framework
19 44 (3.66%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 103 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (6.91%) Data Centre
3 69 (5.75%) Management Information System
4 38 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
5 32 (2.66%) Mobile App
6 27 (2.25%) Algorithms
7 26 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
7 26 (2.16%) User Experience
8 25 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (1.33%) Blackberry
10 15 (1.25%) Virtual Team
11 14 (1.17%) Hybrid Cloud
11 14 (1.17%) Public Cloud
12 12 (1.00%) Tandem
13 11 (0.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 10 (0.83%) LIMS
14 10 (0.83%) Reinsurance
15 9 (0.75%) Cloud Native
15 9 (0.75%) iPad
16 8 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 221 (18.40%) Windows
2 109 (9.08%) Linux
3 81 (6.74%) Windows 10
4 66 (5.50%) Windows Server
5 51 (4.25%) Windows 7
6 30 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (2.25%) Unix
8 25 (2.08%) Android
9 21 (1.75%) Apple iOS
10 10 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (0.67%) CentOS
12 5 (0.42%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.25%) Debian
13 3 (0.25%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.083%) AIX
14 1 (0.083%) VMS
14 1 (0.083%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (14.99%) Coaching
3 176 (14.65%) Scrum
4 172 (14.32%) DevOps
5 169 (14.07%) Problem-Solving
6 147 (12.24%) TDD
7 137 (11.41%) MVC
8 134 (11.16%) Project Management
9 132 (10.99%) Software Engineering
10 127 (10.57%) Test Automation
11 118 (9.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 114 (9.49%) Computer Science
13 101 (8.41%) ITIL
14 99 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
15 81 (6.74%) IT Strategy
15 81 (6.74%) Physics
16 79 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
17 78 (6.49%) Waterfall
18 76 (6.33%) Technical Leadership
19 72 (6.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 325 (27.06%) C#
2 319 (26.56%) JavaScript
3 262 (21.82%) SQL
4 191 (15.90%) Java
5 75 (6.24%) Python
6 70 (5.83%) C++
7 52 (4.33%) PowerShell
8 44 (3.66%) T-SQL
9 38 (3.16%) Ruby
10 33 (2.75%) C
11 29 (2.41%) Java 8
11 29 (2.41%) TypeScript
12 28 (2.33%) PHP
13 21 (1.75%) PL/SQL
14 20 (1.67%) Scala
14 20 (1.67%) X++
15 17 (1.42%) Apple Swift
16 16 (1.33%) Fortran
17 14 (1.17%) Shell Script
18 13 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 253 (21.07%) Degree
2 95 (7.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 91 (7.58%) Security Cleared
4 66 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 66 (5.50%) SC Cleared
5 57 (4.75%) Cisco Certification
6 47 (3.91%) DBS Check
7 35 (2.91%) MCSE
8 30 (2.50%) CCNA
9 28 (2.33%) ISTQB
10 26 (2.16%) CCNP
11 23 (1.92%) ISEB
12 19 (1.58%) MCSA
13 11 (0.92%) CISSP
13 11 (0.92%) MCP
14 10 (0.83%) HND
15 8 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (0.67%) PhD
16 7 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 6 (0.50%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (10.66%) QA
2 73 (6.08%) SLA
3 27 (2.25%) PMO
4 26 (2.16%) Data Quality
5 15 (1.25%) PCI DSS
6 12 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.67%) GDPR
8 4 (0.33%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.17%) COBIT
9 2 (0.17%) P3O
9 2 (0.17%) WAI
10 1 (0.083%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.083%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.083%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.083%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.083%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.083%) NIST
10 1 (0.083%) WCAG
System Software
1 146 (12.16%) Active Directory
2 47 (3.91%) Docker
3 35 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (1.92%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.75%) Firmware
6 7 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.42%) vSphere
8 3 (0.25%) Varnish
9 2 (0.17%) vCloud
10 1 (0.083%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.083%) KVM
10 1 (0.083%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 32 (2.66%) Kubernetes
2 29 (2.41%) Puppet
3 25 (2.08%) Ansible
4 22 (1.83%) Microsoft Intune
5 16 (1.33%) Terraform
6 9 (0.75%) SCCM
7 7 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.50%) SCOM
9 3 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.25%) CloudHub
9 3 (0.25%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.17%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.17%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.17%) QRadar
10 2 (0.17%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.083%) Netcool
11 1 (0.083%) WSUS
Vendors
1 234 (19.48%) Microsoft
2 70 (5.83%) SAP
3 57 (4.75%) Cisco
4 56 (4.66%) Citrix
5 52 (4.33%) VMware
6 35 (2.91%) Oracle
7 28 (2.33%) CheckPoint
8 25 (2.08%) Google
9 18 (1.50%) MobileIron
9 18 (1.50%) ServiceNow
10 17 (1.42%) IBM
10 17 (1.42%) Juniper
11 16 (1.33%) SolarWinds
12 14 (1.17%) NetApp
13 10 (0.83%) Fortinet
14 9 (0.75%) Sage
14 9 (0.75%) Sitecore
14 9 (0.75%) SonicWALL
14 9 (0.75%) Veeam
15 8 (0.67%) Salesforce.com