Period
to 15 June 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 15 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Coaching
UK
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 82 120 106
Rank change year-on-year +38 -14 +26
Permanent jobs citing Coaching 3,745 2,227 4,378
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.71% 2.66% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 2.88% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,136 1,570 2,950
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,125 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +0.21% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £75,961
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,000 £53,700 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.56% +7.40% -4.21%

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 94,023 77,381 132,645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 93.12% 92.34% 92.33%
Number of salaries quoted 66,030 62,195 105,225
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £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 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £86,250
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 15 June 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 15 June 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 +39 3,268 £62,500 +4.17% 582
UK excluding London +37 1,899 £54,000 +0.56% 443
London +34 1,519 £75,000 +7.14% 193
Work from Home -11 598 £60,000 -14.29% 105
North of England +41 583 £51,125 -3.72% 154
South East +33 425 £58,497 -0.35% 75
North West +45 310 £54,000 -1.82% 87
Midlands +29 301 £60,000 +9.09% 79
South West +32 275 £52,500 +10.53% 38
Yorkshire +23 239 £50,000 -4.76% 57
West Midlands +19 218 £64,750 +17.73% 55
Scotland +15 141 £50,500 -15.83% 38
East of England +24 115 £56,250 -6.25% 40
East Midlands +8 82 £52,500 - 24
Wales -3 47 £50,000 +11.11% 15
North East +8 34 £54,000 +109.71% 10
Northern Ireland -4 15 - - 4

For the 6 months to 15 June 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 1,918 (51.21%) Agile Software Development
2 1,786 (47.69%) Mentoring
3 1,192 (31.83%) Social Skills
4 831 (22.19%) Finance
5 803 (21.44%) Scrum
6 757 (20.21%) Azure
7 746 (19.92%) DevOps
8 719 (19.20%) Software Engineering
9 681 (18.18%) AWS
10 674 (18.00%) JavaScript
11 632 (16.88%) Java
12 531 (14.18%) TDD
13 509 (13.59%) Python
14 499 (13.32%) Continuous Improvement
15 495 (13.22%) Degree
16 480 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
17 468 (12.50%) C#
18 425 (11.35%) Microsoft
19 420 (11.21%) Microservices
20 418 (11.16%) Docker
21 403 (10.76%) SQL
22 401 (10.71%) .NET
22 401 (10.71%) Project Management
23 394 (10.52%) Test Automation
24 390 (10.41%) React
25 386 (10.31%) Kubernetes
26 341 (9.11%) Analytics
27 336 (8.97%) Node.js
28 321 (8.57%) TypeScript
29 320 (8.54%) Continuous Integration

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 75 (2.00%) Confluence
2 67 (1.79%) Apache
3 54 (1.44%) SAS
4 51 (1.36%) CMS
5 45 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
6 41 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
7 32 (0.85%) SharePoint
8 27 (0.72%) Apache Spark
9 23 (0.61%) OpenStack
10 22 (0.59%) MS Exchange
11 17 (0.45%) IIS
12 14 (0.37%) Apache Pulsar
13 11 (0.29%) JBoss
14 10 (0.27%) Tomcat
14 10 (0.27%) Umbraco
15 9 (0.24%) nginx
16 8 (0.21%) Alfresco
16 8 (0.21%) NetWeaver
17 7 (0.19%) CloudStack
18 6 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 109 (2.91%) Microsoft Office
2 73 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 35 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 31 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 22 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
6 18 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.37%) Figma
8 12 (0.32%) Zeplin
9 7 (0.19%) Sketch
10 6 (0.16%) Camtasia
10 6 (0.16%) InVision
11 5 (0.13%) SPSS
12 4 (0.11%) Photoshop
12 4 (0.11%) Simulink
13 3 (0.080%) Adobe Illustrator
14 2 (0.053%) Adobe Premiere
15 1 (0.027%) Adobe After Effects
15 1 (0.027%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 1 (0.027%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 48 (1.28%) SAP S/4HANA
2 22 (0.59%) SAP BPC
3 18 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.48%) SAP FSCM
4 12 (0.32%) SAP SCM
5 10 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
6 9 (0.24%) Shopify
7 8 (0.21%) SAP ERP
8 7 (0.19%) NetSuite
9 6 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 6 (0.16%) SAP CRM
9 6 (0.16%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 5 (0.13%) Sage 200
10 5 (0.13%) SAP FI
10 5 (0.13%) SAP HR
11 4 (0.11%) Magento
11 4 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
11 4 (0.11%) Sentinel
11 4 (0.11%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 757 (20.21%) Azure
2 681 (18.18%) AWS
3 235 (6.28%) Serverless
4 224 (5.98%) SaaS
5 206 (5.50%) GCP
6 124 (3.31%) GitHub
7 115 (3.07%) AWS Lambda
8 113 (3.02%) PaaS
9 110 (2.94%) Microsoft 365
9 110 (2.94%) Power Platform
10 83 (2.22%) Amazon S3
11 76 (2.03%) IaaS
12 74 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
13 70 (1.87%) Amazon SQS
14 62 (1.66%) Amazon ECS
15 59 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
16 55 (1.47%) Heroku
17 43 (1.15%) OpenShift
18 40 (1.07%) CloudFront
19 37 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 110 (2.94%) Internet
2 38 (1.01%) DNS
3 33 (0.88%) Firewall
4 32 (0.85%) Intranet
5 29 (0.77%) HTTP
6 23 (0.61%) Broadband
7 21 (0.56%) DHCP
7 21 (0.56%) WAN
8 19 (0.51%) LAN
9 18 (0.48%) TCP/IP
9 18 (0.48%) VPN
10 16 (0.43%) VLAN
11 15 (0.40%) SMTP
12 11 (0.29%) Network Security
13 10 (0.27%) SAN
14 8 (0.21%) SSL
15 7 (0.19%) Reverse Proxy
15 7 (0.19%) SD-WAN
15 7 (0.19%) VoIP
16 6 (0.16%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
2 177 (4.73%) SQL Server
3 173 (4.62%) MySQL
4 172 (4.59%) Big Data
5 141 (3.77%) MongoDB
6 129 (3.44%) NoSQL
7 118 (3.15%) Relational Database
8 79 (2.11%) Power BI
8 79 (2.11%) Redis
9 72 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
10 69 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
11 52 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 36 (0.96%) Hadoop
12 36 (0.96%) Tableau
13 28 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 23 (0.61%) SQL Server 2017
15 22 (0.59%) Oracle Database
15 22 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 19 (0.51%) Data Lake
16 19 (0.51%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 310 (8.28%) Git (software)
2 246 (6.57%) Jenkins
3 196 (5.23%) JIRA
4 104 (2.78%) Cypress.io
5 92 (2.46%) Selenium
6 70 (1.87%) Cucumber
6 70 (1.87%) GitLab
7 65 (1.74%) CircleCI
8 61 (1.63%) Postman
9 59 (1.58%) webpack
10 42 (1.12%) TeamCity
11 41 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 39 (1.04%) JUnit
13 38 (1.01%) JMeter
14 37 (0.99%) Maven
15 32 (0.85%) SpecFlow
16 31 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
17 27 (0.72%) Gradle
18 23 (0.61%) WebDriver
19 18 (0.48%) Jasmine
General
1 1,192 (31.83%) Social Skills
2 831 (22.19%) Finance
3 264 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
4 244 (6.52%) Legal
5 239 (6.38%) Retail
6 204 (5.45%) Public Sector
7 193 (5.15%) Marketing
8 178 (4.75%) Organisational Skills
9 174 (4.65%) Banking
10 165 (4.41%) Presentation Skills
11 139 (3.71%) Games
12 129 (3.44%) Influencing Skills
13 102 (2.72%) Law
14 79 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
15 65 (1.74%) Manufacturing
16 59 (1.58%) Local Government
17 57 (1.52%) Advertising
18 52 (1.39%) Public Speaking
19 51 (1.36%) Telecoms
20 35 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 651 (17.38%) Developer
2 324 (8.65%) Software Engineer
3 247 (6.60%) Senior Developer
4 221 (5.90%) Consultant
5 175 (4.67%) Scrum Master
6 174 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
7 148 (3.95%) Analyst
8 144 (3.85%) Architect
9 125 (3.34%) Lead Developer
10 117 (3.12%) Java Developer
11 116 (3.10%) Senior Manager
12 107 (2.86%) Team Leader
13 106 (2.83%) Project Manager
14 103 (2.75%) DevOps Engineer
15 98 (2.62%) IT Manager
16 91 (2.43%) Software Developer
17 87 (2.32%) Delivery Manager
17 87 (2.32%) Principal Engineer
18 82 (2.19%) Agile Coach
19 79 (2.11%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 401 (10.71%) .NET
2 390 (10.41%) React
3 336 (8.97%) Node.js
4 298 (7.96%) REST
5 275 (7.34%) CSS
6 235 (6.28%) AngularJS
7 216 (5.77%) Spring
8 207 (5.53%) HTML
9 185 (4.94%) GraphQL
10 147 (3.93%) .NET Core
11 141 (3.77%) Web Services
12 140 (3.74%) Kafka
13 124 (3.31%) RESTful
14 121 (3.23%) Redux
15 116 (3.10%) Hibernate
16 103 (2.75%) Next.js
17 101 (2.70%) CGI
18 92 (2.46%) Spring Boot
19 84 (2.24%) Ruby on Rails
20 78 (2.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 277 (7.40%) User Experience
2 117 (3.12%) Self-Motivation
3 95 (2.54%) Virtual Team
4 94 (2.51%) Greenfield Project
5 91 (2.43%) Mobile App
6 86 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 81 (2.16%) Blog
8 78 (2.08%) Data Centre
9 75 (2.00%) Algorithms
10 74 (1.98%) Social Media
11 70 (1.87%) Public Cloud
12 66 (1.76%) Data Structures
13 65 (1.74%) Life Science
14 64 (1.71%) Cloud Native
15 52 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
16 45 (1.20%) Driving Licence
17 37 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
18 31 (0.83%) e-Learning
19 18 (0.48%) Analytical Mindset
20 17 (0.45%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 241 (6.44%) Linux
2 159 (4.25%) Windows
3 100 (2.67%) Android
4 87 (2.32%) Apple iOS
5 49 (1.31%) Unix
5 49 (1.31%) Windows Server
6 42 (1.12%) Windows 10
7 24 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (0.37%) Windows Server 2016
9 12 (0.32%) Mac OS X
9 12 (0.32%) Ubuntu
10 11 (0.29%) CentOS
11 9 (0.24%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
13 7 (0.19%) Debian
14 6 (0.16%) tvOS
15 5 (0.13%) Solaris
16 4 (0.11%) AIX
16 4 (0.11%) VxWorks
16 4 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,918 (51.21%) Agile Software Development
2 1,786 (47.69%) Mentoring
3 803 (21.44%) Scrum
4 746 (19.92%) DevOps
5 719 (19.20%) Software Engineering
6 531 (14.18%) TDD
7 499 (13.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 480 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
9 420 (11.21%) Microservices
10 401 (10.71%) Project Management
11 394 (10.52%) Test Automation
12 341 (9.11%) Analytics
13 320 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
14 299 (7.98%) Decision-Making
14 299 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
15 293 (7.82%) Project Delivery
16 277 (7.40%) Technical Leadership
17 266 (7.10%) BDD
18 260 (6.94%) Line Management
19 239 (6.38%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 674 (18.00%) JavaScript
2 632 (16.88%) Java
3 509 (13.59%) Python
4 468 (12.50%) C#
5 403 (10.76%) SQL
6 321 (8.57%) TypeScript
7 126 (3.36%) Go
8 125 (3.34%) PHP
9 115 (3.07%) Ruby
10 110 (2.94%) C
11 108 (2.88%) Java 8
12 80 (2.14%) C++
13 77 (2.06%) PowerShell
14 76 (2.03%) ES6
15 73 (1.95%) Bash Shell
16 56 (1.50%) Kotlin
17 44 (1.17%) Scala
18 37 (0.99%) Perl
18 37 (0.99%) R
19 31 (0.83%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 495 (13.22%) Degree
2 245 (6.54%) Security Cleared
3 201 (5.37%) SC Cleared
4 120 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 86 (2.30%) Master's Degree
6 38 (1.01%) DV Cleared
7 36 (0.96%) ISTQB
8 35 (0.93%) DBS Check
9 34 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
10 28 (0.75%) HNC
11 25 (0.67%) CISSP
11 25 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 25 (0.67%) PMI Certification
12 21 (0.56%) HND
13 19 (0.51%) CISM
13 19 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 19 (0.51%) PMP
14 15 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
16 13 (0.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 253 (6.76%) QA
2 87 (2.32%) SLA
3 78 (2.08%) GDPR
4 51 (1.36%) PMO
5 50 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 41 (1.09%) Accessibility
7 34 (0.91%) ISO 9001
8 31 (0.83%) Data Quality
9 26 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 24 (0.64%) BS25999
11 17 (0.45%) GRC
11 17 (0.45%) PCI DSS
12 10 (0.27%) GMP
12 10 (0.27%) HIPAA
12 10 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 9 (0.24%) NIST
14 8 (0.21%) COBIT
15 6 (0.16%) RMADS
16 4 (0.11%) JTAG
16 4 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 418 (11.16%) Docker
2 94 (2.51%) Active Directory
3 37 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.37%) ISA Server
5 11 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.24%) Firmware
7 8 (0.21%) LXC
7 8 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.11%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 4 (0.11%) KVM
9 4 (0.11%) vSphere
10 3 (0.080%) HDFS
11 2 (0.053%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.053%) NFS
11 2 (0.053%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.053%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.027%) Ceph
12 1 (0.027%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 386 (10.31%) Kubernetes
2 297 (7.93%) Terraform
3 142 (3.79%) Ansible
4 54 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
5 46 (1.23%) Puppet
6 37 (0.99%) Istio
6 37 (0.99%) Prometheus
7 34 (0.91%) Grafana
8 20 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
9 19 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
10 14 (0.37%) Rancher
11 12 (0.32%) Kibana
11 12 (0.32%) Packer
12 11 (0.29%) SCCM
13 10 (0.27%) Rundeck
13 10 (0.27%) WSUS
14 8 (0.21%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 8 (0.21%) vCenter Server
15 7 (0.19%) AirWatch
15 7 (0.19%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 425 (11.35%) Microsoft
2 175 (4.67%) Google
3 160 (4.27%) Oracle
4 151 (4.03%) SAP
5 71 (1.90%) VMware
6 59 (1.58%) Apple
7 58 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
8 51 (1.36%) Facebook
9 46 (1.23%) Splunk
10 37 (0.99%) PagerDuty
11 34 (0.91%) Atlassian
12 33 (0.88%) IBM
12 33 (0.88%) Instagram
13 31 (0.83%) Citrix
14 28 (0.75%) ServiceNow
15 27 (0.72%) Cisco
16 26 (0.69%) Charles River
17 25 (0.67%) Informatica
17 25 (0.67%) Red Hat
18 23 (0.61%) Databricks