Period
to 6 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 6 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 34 51
Rank change year-on-year -5 +17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 2,395 5,163 5,176
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 5.48% 6.12% 5.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.00% 6.68% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,042 3,995 4,390
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,043 £33,213 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 UK excluding London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 39,916 77,299 93,462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 91.26% 91.65% 91.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31,628 59,881 75,389
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Mentoring as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in the UK excluding London

Mentoring
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mentoring in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Mentoring in the UK excluding London

Mentoring
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mentoring in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Mentoring in the UK excluding London

Mentoring
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mentoring within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 6 July 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
South East -12 641 £57,500 +4.55% 70
North of England -15 565 £51,880 +3.76% 119
Midlands +14 381 £50,000 - 45
South West +4 369 £50,000 - 37
North West -16 317 £55,000 +10.00% 54
West Midlands +11 257 £52,500 +2.94% 36
Yorkshire +8 195 £48,300 -3.40% 49
Scotland -5 174 £55,000 +10.00% 27
East of England +11 150 £45,000 -18.18% 38
East Midlands +7 121 £48,500 -1.52% 9
Wales +9 100 £45,000 +1.69% 23
North East -16 53 £45,000 -18.18% 16
Northern Ireland +22 24 £44,750 +11.88% 2
Isle of Man - 1 £65,000 -
Mentoring
UK

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 877 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 607 (25.34%) JavaScript
3 558 (23.30%) Coaching
4 556 (23.22%) C#
5 496 (20.71%) .NET
6 484 (20.21%) Azure
7 466 (19.46%) SQL
8 418 (17.45%) Microsoft
9 415 (17.33%) DevOps
10 405 (16.91%) Finance
11 386 (16.12%) Software Engineering
12 373 (15.57%) Java
13 360 (15.03%) Degree
14 350 (14.61%) AWS
15 348 (14.53%) Scrum
16 347 (14.49%) HTML
17 316 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
18 298 (12.44%) Windows
19 297 (12.40%) AngularJS
20 295 (12.32%) CSS
21 281 (11.73%) Linux
22 276 (11.52%) Python
23 274 (11.44%) SQL Server
24 270 (11.27%) Test Automation
25 265 (11.06%) Git (software)
26 254 (10.61%) MVC
27 242 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
28 231 (9.65%) TDD
29 200 (8.35%) React
30 192 (8.02%) Microservices

Mentoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 68 (2.84%) Confluence
2 49 (2.05%) CMS
3 43 (1.80%) MS Exchange
3 43 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 34 (1.42%) IIS
5 22 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (0.88%) Apache
7 20 (0.84%) Tomcat
8 18 (0.75%) OpenStack
8 18 (0.75%) WordPress
9 15 (0.63%) Drupal
9 15 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (0.50%) Apache Spark
11 11 (0.46%) Skype for Business
12 10 (0.42%) SAS
13 8 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
13 8 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.29%) nginx
14 7 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 94 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (1.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.17%) Sketch
5 4 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.13%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.13%) Simulink
7 2 (0.084%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.084%) Adobe XD
7 2 (0.084%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.084%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.084%) SPSS
8 1 (0.042%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.042%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.042%) Figma
8 1 (0.042%) FileZilla
8 1 (0.042%) InVision
8 1 (0.042%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 17 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.29%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 6 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.25%) Eloqua
3 6 (0.25%) Magento
3 6 (0.25%) SAP MM
4 5 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.21%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 4 (0.17%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.13%) SAP PM
6 3 (0.13%) SAP PP
6 3 (0.13%) SAP Retail
6 3 (0.13%) SAP SCM
6 3 (0.13%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.084%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.084%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.084%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.042%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.042%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.042%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 484 (20.21%) Azure
2 350 (14.61%) AWS
3 141 (5.89%) Office 365
4 123 (5.14%) SaaS
5 63 (2.63%) Power Platform
6 58 (2.42%) Serverless
7 55 (2.30%) GCP
8 53 (2.21%) IaaS
9 47 (1.96%) PaaS
10 38 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
11 34 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
12 26 (1.09%) GitHub
13 19 (0.79%) Amazon S3
14 16 (0.67%) OpenShift
15 15 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
16 14 (0.58%) Amazon Cognito
16 14 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
16 14 (0.58%) npm
17 13 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
18 11 (0.46%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 83 (3.47%) Firewall
2 72 (3.01%) WAN
3 62 (2.59%) LAN
4 52 (2.17%) VoIP
5 50 (2.09%) Internet
6 49 (2.05%) DNS
7 42 (1.75%) DHCP
7 42 (1.75%) TCP/IP
8 39 (1.63%) VPN
9 31 (1.29%) SAN
10 29 (1.21%) Wireless
11 28 (1.17%) Skype
12 25 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
13 24 (1.00%) Network Security
14 23 (0.96%) NAS
14 23 (0.96%) VLAN
15 22 (0.92%) MPLS
16 20 (0.84%) HTTP
17 18 (0.75%) Unified Communications
18 16 (0.67%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (11.44%) SQL Server
2 112 (4.68%) MySQL
2 112 (4.68%) Relational Database
3 66 (2.76%) NoSQL
4 54 (2.25%) MongoDB
5 47 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 46 (1.92%) Power BI
7 40 (1.67%) Big Data
8 36 (1.50%) RDBMS
8 36 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 32 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 28 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
11 27 (1.13%) Hadoop
12 20 (0.84%) Oracle Database
13 18 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
14 17 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 16 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
16 15 (0.63%) Data Lake
17 14 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 265 (11.06%) Git (software)
2 130 (5.43%) Jenkins
3 125 (5.22%) JIRA
4 94 (3.92%) Selenium
5 65 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 40 (1.67%) Cucumber
7 34 (1.42%) gulp
8 31 (1.29%) Maven
8 31 (1.29%) webpack
9 30 (1.25%) Subversion
10 27 (1.13%) Grunt
11 26 (1.09%) JUnit
12 24 (1.00%) TeamCity
13 23 (0.96%) Visual Studio
14 22 (0.92%) JMeter
15 20 (0.84%) WebDriver
16 19 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
17 18 (0.75%) GitLab
18 17 (0.71%) Bitbucket
18 17 (0.71%) SpecFlow
General
1 405 (16.91%) Finance
2 112 (4.68%) Retail
3 76 (3.17%) Public Sector
4 72 (3.01%) Manufacturing
5 63 (2.63%) Law
6 60 (2.51%) Banking
7 59 (2.46%) Marketing
8 58 (2.42%) Games
9 49 (2.05%) Telecoms
10 32 (1.34%) Local Government
11 30 (1.25%) Electronics
12 24 (1.00%) Aerospace
13 19 (0.79%) Automotive
14 14 (0.58%) Back Office
15 12 (0.50%) Advertising
16 11 (0.46%) Legal
17 8 (0.33%) Billing
18 7 (0.29%) General Ledger
19 6 (0.25%) Military
20 4 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 673 (28.10%) Developer
2 288 (12.03%) Senior Developer
3 170 (7.10%) Software Engineer
4 144 (6.01%) Analyst
5 139 (5.80%) Architect
6 131 (5.47%) Lead Developer
6 131 (5.47%) Software Developer
7 120 (5.01%) .NET Developer
8 104 (4.34%) Team Leader
9 94 (3.92%) Consultant
10 88 (3.67%) C# Developer
11 84 (3.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 82 (3.42%) Java Developer
13 75 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
14 69 (2.88%) Technical Leader
15 68 (2.84%) Senior Software Developer
16 64 (2.67%) Service Manager
17 59 (2.46%) JavaScript Developer
18 55 (2.30%) Full Stack Developer
19 54 (2.25%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 496 (20.71%) .NET
2 347 (14.49%) HTML
3 297 (12.40%) AngularJS
4 295 (12.32%) CSS
5 200 (8.35%) React
6 174 (7.27%) ASP.NET
7 151 (6.30%) Web Services
8 134 (5.59%) .NET Core
9 128 (5.34%) Node.js
10 124 (5.18%) REST
11 119 (4.97%) .NET Framework
12 109 (4.55%) jQuery
13 100 (4.18%) HTML5
14 98 (4.09%) RESTful
15 88 (3.67%) Spring
16 84 (3.51%) Vue.js
17 80 (3.34%) ASP.NET MVC
18 78 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web API
19 60 (2.51%) Laravel
20 52 (2.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 242 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (3.76%) User Experience
3 84 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 82 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
5 77 (3.22%) Greenfield Project
6 74 (3.09%) Mobile App
7 62 (2.59%) Management Information System
8 61 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
9 31 (1.29%) Public Cloud
9 31 (1.29%) Virtual Team
10 30 (1.25%) Driving Licence
11 23 (0.96%) Data Structures
12 21 (0.88%) Cloud Native
12 21 (0.88%) Cyberthreat
13 20 (0.84%) Replication
13 20 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
14 19 (0.79%) Algorithms
15 18 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
16 15 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
17 13 (0.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 298 (12.44%) Windows
2 281 (11.73%) Linux
3 114 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 86 (3.59%) Unix
5 52 (2.17%) Windows 10
6 41 (1.71%) Apple iOS
7 37 (1.54%) Android
7 37 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 35 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (1.42%) Windows Server 2016
10 28 (1.17%) Windows 7
11 22 (0.92%) CentOS
12 18 (0.75%) AIX
12 18 (0.75%) Solaris
13 17 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (0.63%) Windows 8
15 8 (0.33%) Windows Server 2019
16 7 (0.29%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.25%) HPUX
18 4 (0.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 877 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 558 (23.30%) Coaching
3 415 (17.33%) DevOps
4 386 (16.12%) Software Engineering
5 348 (14.53%) Scrum
6 316 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
7 270 (11.27%) Test Automation
8 254 (10.61%) MVC
9 231 (9.65%) TDD
10 192 (8.02%) Microservices
11 183 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
12 181 (7.56%) Technical Leadership
13 177 (7.39%) Project Management
14 166 (6.93%) ITIL
15 161 (6.72%) SDLC
16 160 (6.68%) Continuous Improvement
17 143 (5.97%) Analytics
18 142 (5.93%) Decision-Making
19 137 (5.72%) Service Delivery
20 130 (5.43%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 607 (25.34%) JavaScript
2 556 (23.22%) C#
3 466 (19.46%) SQL
4 373 (15.57%) Java
5 276 (11.52%) Python
6 146 (6.10%) C++
7 134 (5.59%) C
8 126 (5.26%) PHP
9 114 (4.76%) T-SQL
10 107 (4.47%) TypeScript
11 91 (3.80%) PowerShell
12 60 (2.51%) Bash Shell
13 39 (1.63%) Scala
14 38 (1.59%) Ruby
15 35 (1.46%) Java 8
16 33 (1.38%) Go
17 30 (1.25%) Kotlin
18 28 (1.17%) PL/SQL
19 26 (1.09%) Apple Swift
20 21 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 360 (15.03%) Degree
2 135 (5.64%) Security Cleared
3 90 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 77 (3.22%) Cisco Certification
5 72 (3.01%) SC Cleared
6 66 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
7 53 (2.21%) CCNA
8 44 (1.84%) MCSE
9 43 (1.80%) CCNP
10 42 (1.75%) DBS Check
11 41 (1.71%) DV Cleared
12 38 (1.59%) ISTQB
13 36 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
14 33 (1.38%) MCSA
15 23 (0.96%) CCIE
15 23 (0.96%) CISSP
16 16 (0.67%) ISEB
17 14 (0.58%) MCP
18 13 (0.54%) PMI Certification
19 12 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (6.14%) QA
2 110 (4.59%) SLA
3 40 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (1.46%) GDPR
5 22 (0.92%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.58%) PMO
7 11 (0.46%) Data Quality
7 11 (0.46%) NIST
8 5 (0.21%) COBIT
8 5 (0.21%) ISO 26262
8 5 (0.21%) NIST 800
9 4 (0.17%) ECSS
9 4 (0.17%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 3 (0.13%) NCSC
11 2 (0.084%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 17025
11 2 (0.084%) ITGC
12 1 (0.042%) Government Security Classifications
12 1 (0.042%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 179 (7.47%) Docker
2 134 (5.59%) Active Directory
3 90 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (2.25%) Hyper-V
5 18 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (0.58%) vSphere
7 10 (0.42%) Firmware
7 10 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (0.33%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.29%) HDFS
9 7 (0.29%) XenApp
10 6 (0.25%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 5 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.13%) BitLocker
13 3 (0.13%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.13%) GlusterFS
13 3 (0.13%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 121 (5.05%) Kubernetes
2 104 (4.34%) Ansible
3 55 (2.30%) Puppet
4 43 (1.80%) SCCM
5 36 (1.50%) Terraform
6 32 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
7 20 (0.84%) SCOM
8 19 (0.79%) SCVMM
9 13 (0.54%) Rancher
10 10 (0.42%) Nagios
11 9 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
11 9 (0.38%) Cisco UCCE
12 8 (0.33%) FortiGate
13 7 (0.29%) Oracle ZFS
13 7 (0.29%) ZABBIX
14 6 (0.25%) Istio
15 5 (0.21%) Tivoli
16 4 (0.17%) Nessus
16 4 (0.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 418 (17.45%) Microsoft
2 140 (5.85%) VMware
3 121 (5.05%) Cisco
4 112 (4.68%) Oracle
5 65 (2.71%) Google
6 60 (2.51%) SAP
7 53 (2.21%) Citrix
8 37 (1.54%) Red Hat
9 26 (1.09%) IBM
10 24 (1.00%) Tableau
11 20 (0.84%) Veeam
12 18 (0.75%) Apple
13 17 (0.71%) Capita
13 17 (0.71%) Xamarin
14 16 (0.67%) 3PAR
15 15 (0.63%) CheckPoint
15 15 (0.63%) Remedy
16 14 (0.58%) Juniper
16 14 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
16 14 (0.58%) Zend