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to

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 14 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
14 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 22 31 41
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 6,559 4,194 1,984
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 8.66% 7.00% 5.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.15% 7.52% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3,501 2,774 1,551
10th Percentile £36,527 £36,250 £35,846
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,732 £55,000 £53,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.97% +2.80% +7.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,275
90th Percentile £84,056 £82,125 £78,750
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 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 71,688 55,741 31,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 94.69% 93.00% 92.37%
Number of salaries quoted 41,830 39,163 25,739
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
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 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 14 August 2022.

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 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
South East +8 1,738 £60,000 - 115
North of England +7 1,585 £56,500 +7.62% 233
Midlands +8 1,020 £55,000 +1.85% 134
North West +6 851 £55,666 +1.21% 114
South West +1 825 £57,500 +4.55% 123
West Midlands +1 745 £57,500 +4.55% 92
Yorkshire +14 670 £60,000 +24.35% 88
Scotland +4 648 £62,500 +13.64% 46
East of England +19 606 £55,000 -8.33% 74
East Midlands +20 272 £55,000 +15.79% 41
Wales +13 155 £55,000 +10.00% 28
Northern Ireland -13 73 £47,500 -9.52% 9
North East -26 72 £48,872 +22.18% 31
Channel Islands - 6 - -
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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 3,564 (54.34%) Agile
2 2,280 (34.76%) Coaching
3 1,848 (28.18%) Azure
4 1,798 (27.41%) Social Skills
5 1,745 (26.60%) AWS
6 1,606 (24.49%) DevOps
7 1,586 (24.18%) Java
8 1,579 (24.07%) Software Engineering
9 1,366 (20.83%) Finance
10 1,350 (20.58%) Python
11 1,348 (20.55%) Microsoft
12 1,337 (20.38%) Degree
13 1,310 (19.97%) JavaScript
14 1,133 (17.27%) Problem-Solving
15 1,078 (16.44%) SQL
16 1,051 (16.02%) C#
17 1,043 (15.90%) Scrum
18 958 (14.61%) CI/CD
19 933 (14.22%) Test Automation
20 926 (14.12%) .NET
21 913 (13.92%) Analytics
22 912 (13.90%) QA
23 889 (13.55%) TDD
24 847 (12.91%) GCP
25 843 (12.85%) React
26 825 (12.58%) Microservices
27 773 (11.79%) HTML
28 710 (10.82%) CSS
29 704 (10.73%) Continuous Improvement
30 667 (10.17%) Computer Science

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
1 164 (2.50%) Confluence
2 124 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 121 (1.84%) Apache
3 121 (1.84%) Apache Spark
4 79 (1.20%) CMS
5 72 (1.10%) SAS
6 53 (0.81%) MS Exchange
7 51 (0.78%) OpenStack
8 31 (0.47%) Skype for Business
9 29 (0.44%) nginx
10 27 (0.41%) WordPress
11 23 (0.35%) Drupal
12 17 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
12 17 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
13 16 (0.24%) WebLogic
14 15 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
14 15 (0.23%) IIS
14 15 (0.23%) Kentico
15 12 (0.18%) Headless CMS
16 9 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 256 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
2 146 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 66 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 27 (0.41%) InVision
4 27 (0.41%) Sketch
5 23 (0.35%) Simulink
6 19 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (0.23%) Zeplin
8 11 (0.17%) Campfire
8 11 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
9 9 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (0.14%) CATIA
10 7 (0.11%) MS Visio
11 6 (0.091%) 3ds Max
11 6 (0.091%) Photoshop
11 6 (0.091%) SOLIDWORKS
12 5 (0.076%) Blender
12 5 (0.076%) Chatbot
12 5 (0.076%) Fusion 360
12 5 (0.076%) Maya
Business Applications
1 42 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
2 27 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.41%) SessionCam
2 27 (0.41%) WebTrends
3 19 (0.29%) Academy Housing
4 17 (0.26%) Primavera
5 15 (0.23%) NetSuite
5 15 (0.23%) SAP CO
5 15 (0.23%) SAP FI
5 15 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
6 11 (0.17%) JDE OneWorld
7 9 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (0.046%) DELMIA
8 3 (0.046%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.046%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.046%) Teamcenter
9 2 (0.030%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.030%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.030%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.030%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 1,848 (28.18%) Azure
2 1,745 (26.60%) AWS
3 847 (12.91%) GCP
4 402 (6.13%) Serverless
5 272 (4.15%) SaaS
6 264 (4.03%) Azure DevOps
7 247 (3.77%) Power Platform
8 245 (3.74%) GitHub
9 242 (3.69%) Microsoft 365
10 218 (3.32%) PaaS
11 186 (2.84%) AWS Lambda
12 185 (2.82%) OpenShift
13 172 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
14 110 (1.68%) Cloud Functions
15 95 (1.45%) Amazon S3
16 86 (1.31%) IaaS
17 85 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
18 69 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
19 67 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
20 59 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 157 (2.39%) Firewall
2 140 (2.13%) Internet
3 123 (1.88%) Wireless
4 99 (1.51%) DNS
5 98 (1.49%) SAN
6 94 (1.43%) Broadband
7 70 (1.07%) WAN
8 64 (0.98%) DHCP
9 62 (0.95%) VPN
10 61 (0.93%) LAN
11 51 (0.78%) TCP/IP
12 48 (0.73%) HTTP
13 38 (0.58%) NAS
14 36 (0.55%) VLAN
14 36 (0.55%) WLAN
15 34 (0.52%) Fibre Channel
16 32 (0.49%) Network Security
16 32 (0.49%) Skype
17 23 (0.35%) iSCSI
18 22 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 486 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 432 (6.59%) Big Data
3 350 (5.34%) MySQL
4 287 (4.38%) Relational Database
5 197 (3.00%) Power BI
6 193 (2.94%) MongoDB
7 185 (2.82%) NoSQL
8 170 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
9 129 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
10 113 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
11 77 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
12 76 (1.16%) Tableau
13 72 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
14 70 (1.07%) Flink
15 68 (1.04%) Oracle Database
16 67 (1.02%) Data Lake
16 67 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 65 (0.99%) BigQuery
18 47 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 46 (0.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 649 (9.89%) Git (software)
2 457 (6.97%) JIRA
3 448 (6.83%) Jenkins
4 287 (4.38%) Selenium
5 137 (2.09%) Gradle
6 127 (1.94%) Maven
7 125 (1.91%) Subversion
8 123 (1.88%) GitLab
9 109 (1.66%) Cypress.io
10 96 (1.46%) Postman
11 80 (1.22%) WebDriver
12 76 (1.16%) webpack
13 75 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
14 74 (1.13%) JUnit
15 73 (1.11%) Ant
16 69 (1.05%) Bitbucket
17 66 (1.01%) Cucumber
18 61 (0.93%) TeamCity
18 61 (0.93%) Visual Studio
19 60 (0.91%) SpecFlow
General
1 1,798 (27.41%) Social Skills
2 1,366 (20.83%) Finance
3 546 (8.32%) Analytical Skills
4 538 (8.20%) Games
5 493 (7.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 333 (5.08%) Banking
7 328 (5.00%) Legal
7 328 (5.00%) Retail
8 321 (4.89%) Manufacturing
9 300 (4.57%) Marketing
10 257 (3.92%) Automotive
11 248 (3.78%) Public Sector
12 195 (2.97%) Presentation Skills
13 182 (2.77%) Law
14 145 (2.21%) Influencing Skills
15 140 (2.13%) Organisational Skills
16 89 (1.36%) Advertising
17 78 (1.19%) Telecoms
18 75 (1.14%) Aerospace
19 72 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,326 (20.22%) Developer
2 726 (11.07%) Software Engineer
3 477 (7.27%) Senior Developer
4 406 (6.19%) Analyst
5 360 (5.49%) Architect
6 334 (5.09%) Trainee
7 306 (4.67%) Senior Software Engineer
8 240 (3.66%) Software Developer
9 230 (3.51%) Cloud Engineer
9 230 (3.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 221 (3.37%) Java Developer
11 193 (2.94%) Graduate
12 178 (2.71%) Java Engineer
13 167 (2.55%) DevOps Engineer
14 161 (2.45%) Lead Developer
15 159 (2.42%) Project Manager
16 157 (2.39%) .NET Developer
17 152 (2.32%) Team Leader
18 145 (2.21%) Senior Manager
19 143 (2.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 926 (14.12%) .NET
2 843 (12.85%) React
3 773 (11.79%) HTML
4 710 (10.82%) CSS
5 640 (9.76%) Spring
6 480 (7.32%) RESTful
7 392 (5.98%) Node.js
8 370 (5.64%) AngularJS
9 321 (4.89%) ASP.NET
10 294 (4.48%) REST
11 240 (3.66%) .NET Framework
12 236 (3.60%) .NET Core
13 209 (3.19%) Vue.js
14 191 (2.91%) Redux
15 184 (2.81%) JSON
16 183 (2.79%) HTML5
17 172 (2.62%) Spring Boot
18 165 (2.52%) Web Services
19 159 (2.42%) jQuery
20 137 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 597 (9.10%) Algorithms
2 435 (6.63%) User Experience
3 308 (4.70%) Mobile App
4 290 (4.42%) Data Structures
5 248 (3.78%) Cloud Native
6 246 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
7 230 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
8 228 (3.48%) Virtual Team
9 225 (3.43%) Management Information System
10 216 (3.29%) Life Science
11 139 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
12 124 (1.89%) Public Cloud
13 110 (1.68%) Data Protection Act
14 101 (1.54%) Data Centre
15 88 (1.34%) Cyberattack
16 82 (1.25%) Private Cloud
17 78 (1.19%) NHS
18 77 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
19 75 (1.14%) Renewable Energy
20 67 (1.02%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 564 (8.60%) Linux
2 448 (6.83%) Windows
3 271 (4.13%) Unix
4 268 (4.09%) Android
5 214 (3.26%) Apple iOS
6 144 (2.20%) Windows Server
7 56 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 53 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 49 (0.75%) Windows 10
10 44 (0.67%) CentOS
11 35 (0.53%) Ubuntu
12 31 (0.47%) Windows Server 2016
13 30 (0.46%) Windows Server 2019
14 25 (0.38%) Mesosphere
14 25 (0.38%) VMS
15 21 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
16 17 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
17 13 (0.20%) Mac OS
18 12 (0.18%) Mac OS X
19 10 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,564 (54.34%) Agile
2 2,280 (34.76%) Coaching
3 1,606 (24.49%) DevOps
4 1,579 (24.07%) Software Engineering
5 1,133 (17.27%) Problem-Solving
6 1,043 (15.90%) Scrum
7 958 (14.61%) CI/CD
8 933 (14.22%) Test Automation
9 913 (13.92%) Analytics
10 889 (13.55%) TDD
11 825 (12.58%) Microservices
12 704 (10.73%) Continuous Improvement
13 667 (10.17%) Computer Science
14 626 (9.54%) Project Management
15 605 (9.22%) Data Science
16 588 (8.96%) Cybersecurity
17 549 (8.37%) SDLC
18 507 (7.73%) Data Engineering
19 499 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
20 492 (7.50%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 1,586 (24.18%) Java
2 1,350 (20.58%) Python
3 1,310 (19.97%) JavaScript
4 1,078 (16.44%) SQL
5 1,051 (16.02%) C#
6 349 (5.32%) TypeScript
7 310 (4.73%) PHP
8 240 (3.66%) PowerShell
9 237 (3.61%) C
10 230 (3.51%) C++
11 164 (2.50%) Ruby
12 112 (1.71%) ES6
12 112 (1.71%) Perl
13 110 (1.68%) Go
14 88 (1.34%) T-SQL
15 86 (1.31%) Bash
16 85 (1.30%) Shell Script
17 74 (1.13%) MATLAB
18 72 (1.10%) R
19 64 (0.98%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1,337 (20.38%) Degree
2 328 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 307 (4.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 205 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 99 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 95 (1.45%) DBS Check
7 89 (1.36%) PhD
8 77 (1.17%) Master's Degree
9 68 (1.04%) Numerate Degree
10 63 (0.96%) CISSP
10 63 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
11 57 (0.87%) ISTQB
12 41 (0.63%) DV Cleared
13 37 (0.56%) PMI Certification
14 36 (0.55%) CISM
15 34 (0.52%) Chartered Engineer
16 32 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
17 31 (0.47%) MCSE
18 30 (0.46%) CCNA
18 30 (0.46%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 912 (13.90%) QA
2 243 (3.70%) Accessibility
3 154 (2.35%) SLA
4 112 (1.71%) Data Quality
5 96 (1.46%) GDPR
6 83 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 74 (1.13%) PCI DSS
8 59 (0.90%) PMO
9 55 (0.84%) Good Clinical Practice
10 45 (0.69%) CDISC
11 43 (0.66%) NIST
12 39 (0.59%) ISO 9001
13 29 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
14 28 (0.43%) NCSC
15 21 (0.32%) ISO 26262
16 20 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 17 (0.26%) IEC 61508
18 15 (0.23%) GxP
18 15 (0.23%) HL7
19 14 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 651 (9.93%) Docker
2 222 (3.38%) Active Directory
3 109 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (0.82%) Hyper-V
5 39 (0.59%) vSphere
6 35 (0.53%) Firmware
7 29 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
8 23 (0.35%) Terminal Server
9 16 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (0.17%) NFS
11 9 (0.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 6 (0.091%) zsh
13 5 (0.076%) BitLocker
14 4 (0.061%) Postfix
15 3 (0.046%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.046%) XenApp
16 2 (0.030%) Forefront TMG
16 2 (0.030%) Microsoft App-V
16 2 (0.030%) Virtual Desktop
16 2 (0.030%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 584 (8.90%) Kubernetes
2 353 (5.38%) Terraform
3 210 (3.20%) Ansible
4 73 (1.11%) SCCM
5 62 (0.95%) Prometheus
6 50 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
7 48 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
7 48 (0.73%) Puppet
8 45 (0.69%) Kibana
9 27 (0.41%) Consul
10 26 (0.40%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 25 (0.38%) Automic
12 23 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
12 23 (0.35%) Grafana
12 23 (0.35%) Istio
13 22 (0.34%) VxRail
14 21 (0.32%) logstash
15 19 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
16 16 (0.24%) Jamf Pro
17 14 (0.21%) Packer
Vendors
1 1,348 (20.55%) Microsoft
2 468 (7.14%) Google
3 264 (4.03%) Oracle
4 159 (2.42%) VMware
5 125 (1.91%) ServiceNow
6 100 (1.52%) Cisco
7 95 (1.45%) Sun
8 88 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
9 84 (1.28%) Adobe
10 78 (1.19%) FIS
11 73 (1.11%) Red Hat
12 72 (1.10%) IBM
12 72 (1.10%) SAP
13 68 (1.04%) Splunk
14 57 (0.87%) Citrix
15 52 (0.79%) ANSYS
15 52 (0.79%) Bloomberg
16 51 (0.78%) SolarWinds
17 45 (0.69%) Hitachi
18 40 (0.61%) Xamarin