Period
to 19 October 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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > South East
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 38 50 48
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 1,172 423 1,310
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 6.55% 5.31% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.01% 5.77% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 749 360 1,054
10th Percentile £40,297 £37,500 £34,035
25th Percentile £50,709 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% +3.77%
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £79,550 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% +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 16,727 7,328 23,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 93.43% 92.06% 91.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11,289 6,092 18,755
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,371 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% +4.76% -

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 October 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 October 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 +25 479 £65,000 +8.33% 66
Berkshire +27 340 £65,000 - 33
Hampshire -4 274 £60,000 +19.40% 59
Surrey +39 228 £60,000 +9.09% 25
Oxfordshire +4 81 £55,500 +5.71% 18
West Sussex -9 68 £60,000 -7.69% 10
Buckinghamshire -21 58 £67,500 -15.63% 15
East Sussex -43 57 £60,000 -4.00% 11
Kent -27 45 £55,000 +22.22% 8
Sussex - 7 £60,000 -
Middlesex +4 2 - -
Home Counties - 1 £90,000 -
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 550 (46.93%) Agile Software Development
2 361 (30.80%) Social Skills
3 341 (29.10%) C#
4 336 (28.67%) JavaScript
5 323 (27.56%) Azure
6 303 (25.85%) Degree
7 301 (25.68%) .NET
8 287 (24.49%) SQL
9 253 (21.59%) DevOps
10 240 (20.48%) Coaching
11 235 (20.05%) Software Engineering
12 229 (19.54%) TDD
13 219 (18.69%) React
14 202 (17.24%) Scrum
15 201 (17.15%) AWS
16 186 (15.87%) Finance
17 173 (14.76%) Java
17 173 (14.76%) Problem-Solving
18 170 (14.51%) Project Management
18 170 (14.51%) Git (software)
19 169 (14.42%) Computer Science
20 167 (14.25%) .NET Core
21 165 (14.08%) Full Stack Development
21 165 (14.08%) Kubernetes
22 163 (13.91%) Microsoft
23 161 (13.74%) Test Automation
24 160 (13.65%) Docker
25 154 (13.14%) Microservices
26 150 (12.80%) SQL Server
27 131 (11.18%) Analytics

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 40 (3.41%) Cloud Foundry
2 34 (2.90%) SharePoint
3 31 (2.65%) MS Exchange
3 31 (2.65%) SAS
4 29 (2.47%) CMS
5 27 (2.30%) Tomcat
6 26 (2.22%) Apache Spark
7 18 (1.54%) EPiServer
8 9 (0.77%) NServiceBus
9 8 (0.68%) Confluence
9 8 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (0.68%) IIS
10 7 (0.60%) Apache
10 7 (0.60%) GemFire
11 4 (0.34%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.26%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.26%) nginx
13 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.17%) Skype for Business
14 1 (0.085%) WebLogic
Applications
1 42 (3.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
3 29 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 27 (2.30%) Microsoft Project
5 13 (1.11%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.34%) Simulink
7 2 (0.17%) Figma
7 2 (0.17%) Sketch
7 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.085%) InDesign
8 1 (0.085%) InVision
8 1 (0.085%) Marvel
8 1 (0.085%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 17 (1.45%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.34%) NetSuite
2 4 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.085%) Maximo
3 1 (0.085%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 323 (27.56%) Azure
2 201 (17.15%) AWS
3 90 (7.68%) SaaS
4 64 (5.46%) Serverless
5 62 (5.29%) GitHub
6 57 (4.86%) Microsoft 365
7 43 (3.67%) PaaS
8 33 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
8 33 (2.82%) IaaS
9 31 (2.65%) Power Platform
10 30 (2.56%) Azure Storage
11 29 (2.47%) GCP
12 24 (2.05%) Amazon EKS
12 24 (2.05%) OpenShift
13 22 (1.88%) Azure Service Bus
14 21 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
15 19 (1.62%) Azure App Service
15 19 (1.62%) Azure ExpressRoute
16 17 (1.45%) Azure Logic Apps
16 17 (1.45%) Azure Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 62 (5.29%) Firewall
2 52 (4.44%) VPN
3 41 (3.50%) DNS
4 37 (3.16%) LAN
5 25 (2.13%) WAN
6 23 (1.96%) SAN
7 22 (1.88%) HTTP
8 15 (1.28%) Network Security
9 14 (1.19%) VLAN
10 13 (1.11%) WLAN
11 12 (1.02%) iSCSI
11 12 (1.02%) TCP/IP
12 11 (0.94%) Fibre Channel
12 11 (0.94%) NAS
13 9 (0.77%) OSPF
14 8 (0.68%) Skype
14 8 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (0.68%) Wireless
15 7 (0.60%) BGP
16 5 (0.43%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (12.80%) SQL Server
2 81 (6.91%) NoSQL
3 80 (6.83%) Big Data
4 62 (5.29%) Relational Database
5 30 (2.56%) Power BI
6 29 (2.47%) MySQL
7 26 (2.22%) Hadoop
8 22 (1.88%) MongoDB
8 22 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (1.79%) HBase
10 20 (1.71%) Tableau
11 19 (1.62%) Base SAS
12 18 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (1.54%) Oracle Database
13 17 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 14 (1.19%) MariaDB
16 13 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
17 12 (1.02%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 170 (14.51%) Git (software)
2 113 (9.64%) Jenkins
2 113 (9.64%) JIRA
3 87 (7.42%) Selenium
4 39 (3.33%) Cucumber
5 38 (3.24%) SpecFlow
5 38 (3.24%) Visual Studio
6 33 (2.82%) Maven
7 31 (2.65%) Subversion
8 23 (1.96%) Axure RP
9 22 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (1.71%) NUnit
11 19 (1.62%) Visual Studio Team System
12 17 (1.45%) WebDriver
13 14 (1.19%) JUnit
14 13 (1.11%) Eclipse
14 13 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
15 12 (1.02%) TeamCity
16 11 (0.94%) Cypress.io
16 11 (0.94%) Protractor
General
1 361 (30.80%) Social Skills
2 186 (15.87%) Finance
3 112 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
4 80 (6.83%) Organisational Skills
5 53 (4.52%) Marketing
5 53 (4.52%) Presentation Skills
6 44 (3.75%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 39 (3.33%) Banking
7 39 (3.33%) Law
8 31 (2.65%) Public Sector
9 30 (2.56%) Manufacturing
9 30 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 27 (2.30%) Retail
11 25 (2.13%) Electronics
12 24 (2.05%) Legal
13 23 (1.96%) Back Office
14 21 (1.79%) Influencing Skills
15 16 (1.37%) Telecoms
16 13 (1.11%) Aerospace
16 13 (1.11%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 350 (29.86%) Developer
2 145 (12.37%) Senior Developer
3 134 (11.43%) Software Engineer
4 112 (9.56%) Lead Developer
5 101 (8.62%) Software Developer
6 76 (6.48%) .NET Developer
7 69 (5.89%) Senior Software Engineer
8 66 (5.63%) Architect
8 66 (5.63%) Team Leader
9 58 (4.95%) C# Developer
10 56 (4.78%) Senior Software Developer
11 53 (4.52%) Analyst
12 49 (4.18%) Project Manager
13 46 (3.92%) Principal Engineer
14 37 (3.16%) Senior C# Developer
15 33 (2.82%) Full Stack Developer
16 32 (2.73%) C# .NET Developer
17 31 (2.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 30 (2.56%) Principal Software Engineer
18 30 (2.56%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (25.68%) .NET
2 219 (18.69%) React
3 167 (14.25%) .NET Core
4 122 (10.41%) CSS
5 111 (9.47%) HTML
6 101 (8.62%) AngularJS
7 100 (8.53%) RESTful
8 87 (7.42%) Node.js
9 82 (7.00%) Spring
10 76 (6.48%) REST
10 76 (6.48%) Vue.js
11 65 (5.55%) ASP.NET
11 65 (5.55%) Web Services
12 55 (4.69%) .NET Framework
13 49 (4.18%) RabbitMQ
14 43 (3.67%) jQuery
15 41 (3.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 40 (3.41%) JSON
17 39 (3.33%) Redux
18 38 (3.24%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 119 (10.15%) User Experience
2 63 (5.38%) Self-Motivation
3 50 (4.27%) Mobile App
4 45 (3.84%) Algorithms
5 43 (3.67%) Data Centre
6 37 (3.16%) Management Information System
7 36 (3.07%) Cloud Native
8 34 (2.90%) Life Science
9 27 (2.30%) PMI
10 25 (2.13%) Virtual Team
11 22 (1.88%) Digital Media
12 18 (1.54%) Data Structures
13 17 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
15 11 (0.94%) Social Media
16 10 (0.85%) Blog
16 10 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
16 10 (0.85%) Private Cloud
17 9 (0.77%) Legacy Code
17 9 (0.77%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 114 (9.73%) Linux
2 91 (7.76%) Windows
3 39 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 35 (2.99%) Unix
5 22 (1.88%) VMS
6 21 (1.79%) Android
7 17 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (1.37%) Apple iOS
9 15 (1.28%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.60%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.51%) CentOS
11 6 (0.51%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2019
14 1 (0.085%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 550 (46.93%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (21.59%) DevOps
3 240 (20.48%) Coaching
4 235 (20.05%) Software Engineering
5 229 (19.54%) TDD
6 202 (17.24%) Scrum
7 173 (14.76%) Problem-Solving
8 170 (14.51%) Project Management
9 169 (14.42%) Computer Science
10 165 (14.08%) Full Stack Development
11 161 (13.74%) Test Automation
12 154 (13.14%) Microservices
13 131 (11.18%) Analytics
14 112 (9.56%) Technical Leadership
15 107 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
16 103 (8.79%) Continuous Improvement
17 101 (8.62%) BDD
18 91 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
19 88 (7.51%) Mathematics
20 84 (7.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 341 (29.10%) C#
2 336 (28.67%) JavaScript
3 287 (24.49%) SQL
4 173 (14.76%) Java
5 121 (10.32%) Python
6 79 (6.74%) TypeScript
7 64 (5.46%) C
8 48 (4.10%) PowerShell
9 38 (3.24%) C++
10 33 (2.82%) T-SQL
11 28 (2.39%) PHP
12 26 (2.22%) Ruby
13 20 (1.71%) Perl
14 19 (1.62%) SAS Macro
15 18 (1.54%) Kotlin
15 18 (1.54%) R
16 17 (1.45%) VB
17 12 (1.02%) Java 8
17 12 (1.02%) PL/SQL
18 11 (0.94%) Go
Qualifications
1 303 (25.85%) Degree
2 91 (7.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 50 (4.27%) Security Cleared
4 38 (3.24%) PMI Certification
5 23 (1.96%) APMP
5 23 (1.96%) CEH
5 23 (1.96%) ISEB
6 22 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (1.79%) HND
7 21 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (1.54%) SC Cleared
9 16 (1.37%) CISM
9 16 (1.37%) CISSP
9 16 (1.37%) Master's Degree
10 15 (1.28%) DBS Check
10 15 (1.28%) GCFE
10 15 (1.28%) GCIA
10 15 (1.28%) GCIH
10 15 (1.28%) PMP
10 15 (1.28%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.44%) QA
2 37 (3.16%) SLA
3 22 (1.88%) ISO 9001
4 18 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (1.54%) PCI DSS
5 17 (1.45%) Good Clinical Practice
6 16 (1.37%) Accessibility
7 14 (1.19%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.77%) GDPR
9 8 (0.68%) CDISC
9 8 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials
10 7 (0.60%) NIST
10 7 (0.60%) RMADS
11 3 (0.26%) COBIT
11 3 (0.26%) Def Stans
11 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 3 (0.26%) NIST 800
12 2 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 2 (0.17%) GxP
12 2 (0.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 160 (13.65%) Docker
2 70 (5.97%) Active Directory
3 39 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.94%) Terminal Server
5 7 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (0.60%) HDFS
6 5 (0.43%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.26%) Firmware
7 3 (0.26%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 165 (14.08%) Kubernetes
2 44 (3.75%) Ansible
3 43 (3.67%) Terraform
4 14 (1.19%) SCCM
5 8 (0.68%) Puppet
6 7 (0.60%) Apache Brooklyn
7 6 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
7 6 (0.51%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.34%) Packer
9 2 (0.17%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.085%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 1 (0.085%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.085%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.085%) NetApp OnCommand
10 1 (0.085%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.085%) ServerView Suite
10 1 (0.085%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 163 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 57 (4.86%) VMware
3 38 (3.24%) Oracle
4 30 (2.56%) Google
5 22 (1.88%) Cisco
6 19 (1.62%) SAP
7 15 (1.28%) Hitachi
8 14 (1.19%) Databricks
9 12 (1.02%) ServiceNow
10 11 (0.94%) Informatica
11 10 (0.85%) Ivanti
12 9 (0.77%) Adobe
12 9 (0.77%) Juniper
12 9 (0.77%) LexisNexis
12 9 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (0.77%) Splunk
13 7 (0.60%) HP
13 7 (0.60%) IBM
13 7 (0.60%) Intel
13 7 (0.60%) Sun