Period
to 16 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Coaching skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Coaching over the 6 months to 16 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Coaching
UK
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 96 102 104
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2 +25
Permanent jobs citing Coaching 2,734 3,303 4,713
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.26% 2.95% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 3.20% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,878 2,384 3,019
10th Percentile £39,250 £37,055 £34,620
25th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £76,563 £72,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £93,925 £89,995
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,000 £53,053 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.79% +6.11% -1.48%

Coaching 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 77,665 103,125 137,242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.49% 92.17% 92.32%
Number of salaries quoted 59,745 82,840 109,079
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,900 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.95% +5.56% -

Coaching
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Coaching as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Coaching in the UK

Coaching
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Coaching.

Salary trend for Coaching in the UK

Coaching
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Coaching over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Coaching in the UK

Coaching
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Coaching within the UK over the 6 months to 16 April 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
England +12 2,402 £62,000 +3.33% 457
UK excluding London +8 1,523 £54,000 +1.79% 328
London +4 972 £75,000 +5.82% 164
Work from Home +2 478 £65,000 - 82
North of England -9 476 £50,500 -7.31% 123
South East +24 343 £60,000 +6.19% 59
Midlands +23 241 £62,500 +19.05% 52
South West +24 240 £52,500 +14.13% 39
North West -14 237 £50,000 -8.23% 69
Yorkshire +6 216 £50,000 -8.82% 39
West Midlands +10 173 £65,000 +18.18% 40
Scotland +27 111 £52,500 - 22
East of England +30 82 £52,500 -12.50% 20
East Midlands +9 66 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Wales -15 24 £45,000 -5.26% 12
North East -37 23 £54,000 +0.42% 15
Northern Ireland +1 10 £67,500 +3.85% 2

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, IT jobs citing Coaching 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 with a requirement for Coaching.

1 1,353 (49.49%) Mentoring
2 1,339 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
3 622 (22.75%) DevOps
4 556 (20.34%) Azure
5 553 (20.23%) Scrum
6 475 (17.37%) JavaScript
7 464 (16.97%) Finance
8 456 (16.68%) Software Engineering
9 446 (16.31%) AWS
10 407 (14.89%) Python
11 394 (14.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 392 (14.34%) Degree
13 377 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
14 361 (13.20%) Java
15 356 (13.02%) TDD
16 342 (12.51%) Microsoft
17 333 (12.18%) C#
18 327 (11.96%) Test Automation
19 319 (11.67%) Project Management
20 318 (11.63%) SQL
21 291 (10.64%) .NET
22 283 (10.35%) React
23 276 (10.10%) Docker
24 264 (9.66%) Technical Leadership
25 263 (9.62%) Kubernetes
26 255 (9.33%) Microservices
27 244 (8.92%) Node.js
28 243 (8.89%) Git (software)
29 237 (8.67%) Decision-Making
30 223 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management

Coaching
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 64 (2.34%) Apache
2 50 (1.83%) Confluence
3 48 (1.76%) CMS
3 48 (1.76%) SAS
4 29 (1.06%) SharePoint
5 24 (0.88%) MS Exchange
6 21 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (0.77%) OpenStack
7 19 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
8 18 (0.66%) Apache Spark
9 12 (0.44%) nginx
10 11 (0.40%) Alfresco
10 11 (0.40%) IIS
10 11 (0.40%) Umbraco
11 9 (0.33%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.29%) WordPress
13 7 (0.26%) CloudStack
14 6 (0.22%) ArcGIS
14 6 (0.22%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 85 (3.11%) Microsoft Office
2 63 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 31 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.22%) Camtasia
6 6 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.073%) Figma
8 1 (0.037%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.037%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.037%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.037%) Sketch
8 1 (0.037%) SPSS
8 1 (0.037%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 33 (1.21%) SAP S/4HANA
2 17 (0.62%) SAP FSCM
3 11 (0.40%) SAP SCM
4 10 (0.37%) SAP CRM
4 10 (0.37%) Shopify
5 9 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.29%) NetSuite
7 6 (0.22%) SAP BPC
7 6 (0.22%) SAP HR
8 4 (0.15%) Magento
8 4 (0.15%) Sage 200
8 4 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
9 3 (0.11%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.11%) PolarLake
9 3 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.11%) Sentinel
9 3 (0.11%) Sprinklr
10 2 (0.073%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 556 (20.34%) Azure
2 446 (16.31%) AWS
3 197 (7.21%) SaaS
4 123 (4.50%) GCP
5 100 (3.66%) Microsoft 365
6 95 (3.47%) Serverless
7 91 (3.33%) Power Platform
8 78 (2.85%) AWS Lambda
9 69 (2.52%) PaaS
10 50 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
11 49 (1.79%) Amazon S3
12 41 (1.50%) OpenShift
13 37 (1.35%) Amazon ECS
13 37 (1.35%) IaaS
14 35 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
15 33 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
16 32 (1.17%) PowerApps
17 31 (1.13%) Amazon SQS
17 31 (1.13%) GitHub
18 25 (0.91%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 70 (2.56%) Internet
2 36 (1.32%) DNS
3 32 (1.17%) Firewall
4 15 (0.55%) DHCP
4 15 (0.55%) HTTP
5 14 (0.51%) SMTP
5 14 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 12 (0.44%) PBX
6 12 (0.44%) SAN
7 11 (0.40%) WAN
8 9 (0.33%) LAN
8 9 (0.33%) VoIP
9 8 (0.29%) Broadband
9 8 (0.29%) Network Security
9 8 (0.29%) SSL
9 8 (0.29%) VLAN
9 8 (0.29%) VPN
10 7 (0.26%) Intranet
11 6 (0.22%) Skype
12 5 (0.18%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (5.45%) MySQL
2 133 (4.86%) SQL Server
3 120 (4.39%) MongoDB
4 105 (3.84%) NoSQL
5 103 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
6 93 (3.40%) Big Data
7 84 (3.07%) Relational Database
8 74 (2.71%) Power BI
9 51 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
10 38 (1.39%) Redis
11 32 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
12 29 (1.06%) Tableau
13 27 (0.99%) Oracle Database
14 26 (0.95%) Hadoop
15 25 (0.91%) SQL Server 2017
16 22 (0.80%) Base SAS
16 22 (0.80%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 22 (0.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
16 22 (0.80%) SAS Visual Analytics
17 21 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 243 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 154 (5.63%) Jenkins
3 149 (5.45%) JIRA
4 83 (3.04%) Selenium
5 77 (2.82%) GitLab
6 58 (2.12%) Cypress.io
7 49 (1.79%) Cucumber
8 45 (1.65%) Postman
9 37 (1.35%) webpack
10 30 (1.10%) JUnit
10 30 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 30 (1.10%) TeamCity
11 28 (1.02%) JMeter
11 28 (1.02%) Maven
12 27 (0.99%) Gradle
13 26 (0.95%) Bitbucket
14 22 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 22 (0.80%) WebDriver
15 21 (0.77%) SpecFlow
16 20 (0.73%) CircleCI
General
1 464 (16.97%) Finance
2 134 (4.90%) Legal
3 132 (4.83%) Games
4 128 (4.68%) Marketing
5 125 (4.57%) Public Sector
6 105 (3.84%) Retail
7 97 (3.55%) Banking
8 83 (3.04%) Law
9 57 (2.08%) Manufacturing
10 48 (1.76%) Telecoms
11 41 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
12 24 (0.88%) Digital Economy
12 24 (0.88%) Financial Institution
13 23 (0.84%) Electronics
14 15 (0.55%) Advertising
14 15 (0.55%) Billing
14 15 (0.55%) Investment Banking
15 14 (0.51%) Front Office
15 14 (0.51%) Humanities
16 13 (0.48%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 445 (16.28%) Developer
2 207 (7.57%) Software Engineer
3 180 (6.58%) Senior Developer
4 164 (6.00%) Consultant
5 142 (5.19%) Scrum Master
6 137 (5.01%) DevOps Engineer
7 130 (4.75%) Architect
8 128 (4.68%) Analyst
9 109 (3.99%) Senior Software Engineer
10 99 (3.62%) Team Leader
11 95 (3.47%) Senior DevOps
12 92 (3.37%) Lead Developer
13 89 (3.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 83 (3.04%) IT Manager
15 76 (2.78%) Product Manager
16 74 (2.71%) Principal Engineer
17 70 (2.56%) Senior Manager
18 66 (2.41%) Project Manager
19 64 (2.34%) Service Manager
20 63 (2.30%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (10.64%) .NET
2 283 (10.35%) React
3 244 (8.92%) Node.js
4 179 (6.55%) REST
5 168 (6.14%) CSS
6 150 (5.49%) HTML
7 113 (4.13%) AngularJS
8 112 (4.10%) Kafka
9 102 (3.73%) RESTful
10 96 (3.51%) .NET Core
11 84 (3.07%) Spring
12 72 (2.63%) .NET Framework
13 70 (2.56%) Redux
13 70 (2.56%) Web Services
14 69 (2.52%) Spring Boot
15 67 (2.45%) Apache Flex
16 60 (2.19%) Flask
16 60 (2.19%) GraphQL
17 53 (1.94%) Next.js
18 52 (1.90%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 159 (5.82%) User Experience
2 157 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 105 (3.84%) Greenfield Project
4 85 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
5 74 (2.71%) Data Centre
6 69 (2.52%) Mobile App
7 64 (2.34%) Public Cloud
8 59 (2.16%) Management Information System
9 54 (1.98%) Algorithms
10 49 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
11 48 (1.76%) Data Structures
12 46 (1.68%) Life Science
13 45 (1.65%) Blog
14 43 (1.57%) Virtual Team
15 40 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
16 31 (1.13%) e-Learning
17 25 (0.91%) Driving Licence
18 22 (0.80%) Cloud Native
19 18 (0.66%) Social Media
20 17 (0.62%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 212 (7.75%) Linux
2 154 (5.63%) Windows
3 51 (1.87%) Windows 10
4 43 (1.57%) Windows Server
5 42 (1.54%) Android
5 42 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 42 (1.54%) Unix
6 28 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (0.37%) Windows Server 2016
8 8 (0.29%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.26%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.22%) CentOS
11 5 (0.18%) Solaris
12 4 (0.15%) AIX
12 4 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (0.15%) VxWorks
12 4 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.15%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.11%) tvOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,353 (49.49%) Mentoring
2 1,339 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
3 622 (22.75%) DevOps
4 553 (20.23%) Scrum
5 456 (16.68%) Software Engineering
6 394 (14.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 377 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
8 356 (13.02%) TDD
9 327 (11.96%) Test Automation
10 319 (11.67%) Project Management
11 264 (9.66%) Technical Leadership
12 255 (9.33%) Microservices
13 237 (8.67%) Decision-Making
14 223 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
15 220 (8.05%) Analytics
16 191 (6.99%) Project Delivery
17 173 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
18 169 (6.18%) Computer Science
19 168 (6.14%) Line Management
20 162 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 475 (17.37%) JavaScript
2 407 (14.89%) Python
3 361 (13.20%) Java
4 333 (12.18%) C#
5 318 (11.63%) SQL
6 210 (7.68%) TypeScript
7 105 (3.84%) C
8 90 (3.29%) PHP
9 87 (3.18%) Go
10 60 (2.19%) PowerShell
11 56 (2.05%) Ruby
12 55 (2.01%) Bash Shell
13 50 (1.83%) ES6
14 44 (1.61%) C++
14 44 (1.61%) Java 8
15 42 (1.54%) Perl
16 40 (1.46%) R
17 35 (1.28%) Kotlin
18 20 (0.73%) Groovy
19 18 (0.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 392 (14.34%) Degree
2 164 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 131 (4.79%) SC Cleared
4 97 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 60 (2.19%) Master's Degree
6 40 (1.46%) DV Cleared
7 24 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
7 24 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 23 (0.84%) ISTQB
9 22 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (0.66%) CISSP
10 18 (0.66%) DBS Check
10 18 (0.66%) PMI Certification
10 18 (0.66%) TOGAF Certification
11 16 (0.59%) HNC
11 16 (0.59%) HND
12 15 (0.55%) PMP
13 10 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (0.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (6.11%) QA
2 76 (2.78%) SLA
3 64 (2.34%) GDPR
4 38 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 32 (1.17%) ISO 9001
6 30 (1.10%) PMO
7 24 (0.88%) Data Quality
8 20 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 19 (0.69%) BS25999
10 14 (0.51%) PCI DSS
11 11 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 10 (0.37%) HIPAA
13 9 (0.33%) NIST
14 6 (0.22%) GMP
15 4 (0.15%) COBIT
15 4 (0.15%) GRC
15 4 (0.15%) JTAG
16 3 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
16 3 (0.11%) EMIR
16 3 (0.11%) GPG13
System Software
1 276 (10.10%) Docker
2 72 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 38 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.33%) HDFS
5 8 (0.29%) Firmware
5 8 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.15%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 4 (0.15%) LXC
7 4 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.15%) vSphere
8 3 (0.11%) KVM
9 2 (0.073%) NFS
10 1 (0.037%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 263 (9.62%) Kubernetes
2 163 (5.96%) Terraform
3 149 (5.45%) Ansible
4 76 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
5 44 (1.61%) Puppet
6 32 (1.17%) Istio
7 24 (0.88%) Prometheus
8 19 (0.69%) Grafana
9 13 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
10 12 (0.44%) Rancher
11 10 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
11 10 (0.37%) Packer
11 10 (0.37%) Rundeck
12 7 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
12 7 (0.26%) SCCM
12 7 (0.26%) vCenter Server
13 5 (0.18%) Kibana
13 5 (0.18%) WSUS
14 4 (0.15%) Nagios
14 4 (0.15%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 342 (12.51%) Microsoft
2 120 (4.39%) SAP
3 119 (4.35%) Oracle
4 66 (2.41%) Google
5 59 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
6 51 (1.87%) VMware
7 39 (1.43%) PagerDuty
8 33 (1.21%) Cisco
9 30 (1.10%) Citrix
10 29 (1.06%) Apple
10 29 (1.06%) Red Hat
11 28 (1.02%) Charles River
12 23 (0.84%) ServiceNow
13 21 (0.77%) Splunk
14 20 (0.73%) IBM
15 19 (0.69%) Atlassian
15 19 (0.69%) Informatica
16 17 (0.62%) OpenText
17 16 (0.59%) Databricks
18 13 (0.48%) CyberArk