Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 62 68
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 8693 8614 9412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.97% 4.49% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.52% 5.03% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6674 6857 7590
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,475
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 157359 171111 192913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.96% 89.17% 88.57%
Number of salaries quoted 123907 142468 158541
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Mentoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in the UK

Mentoring
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mentoring.

Salary trend for Mentoring in the UK

Mentoring
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Mentoring in the UK

Mentoring
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mentoring within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. 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 +5 8014 £55,000 +4.76% 663
UK excluding London +1 4951 £50,000 +5.26% 429
London +13 3538 £65,000 +2.36% 259
South East +5 1373 £52,000 +4.00% 103
North of England -4 1301 £47,500 +6.17% 131
Midlands 0 800 £47,500 +3.26% 79
North West -5 647 £50,000 +17.65% 72
Yorkshire -1 590 £47,500 +5.56% 47
West Midlands +4 560 £48,000 +6.67% 49
East of England -4 557 £52,500 +5.00% 45
South West -12 450 £47,500 +5.56% 43
Scotland +10 371 £47,500 -5.00% 22
East Midlands -10 239 £45,000 -2.17% 29
Wales +6 124 £49,039 +16.07% 4
North East +13 60 £40,000 -9.65% 12
Northern Ireland -43 19 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Channel Islands +8 2 £65,000 +18.18%
Isle of Man - 2 £80,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing Mentoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 3927 (45.17%) Agile Software Development
2 2173 (25.00%) Finance
3 2046 (23.54%) JavaScript
4 1942 (22.34%) SQL
5 1901 (21.87%) Java
6 1863 (21.43%) Coaching
7 1692 (19.46%) .NET
8 1676 (19.28%) C#
9 1572 (18.08%) Scrum
10 1477 (16.99%) HTML
11 1473 (16.94%) Microsoft
12 1399 (16.09%) Degree
13 1335 (15.36%) TDD
14 1280 (14.72%) SQL Server
15 1270 (14.61%) CSS
16 1026 (11.80%) Test Automation
17 1008 (11.60%) Software Engineering
18 1004 (11.55%) AngularJS
19 1003 (11.54%) Linux
20 951 (10.94%) Windows
21 932 (10.72%) MVC
22 886 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
23 877 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
23 877 (10.09%) SDLC
24 865 (9.95%) Web Services
25 823 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
26 814 (9.36%) DevOps
27 806 (9.27%) ASP.NET
28 800 (9.20%) Git (software)
29 754 (8.67%) OO

Mentoring
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
1 334 (3.84%) Tomcat
2 266 (3.06%) Apache
3 213 (2.45%) SharePoint
4 199 (2.29%) CMS
5 180 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
5 180 (2.07%) MS Exchange
6 160 (1.84%) JBoss
7 155 (1.78%) Apache Spark
8 148 (1.70%) IIS
9 139 (1.60%) SAS
10 113 (1.30%) WebSphere
11 98 (1.13%) Confluence
11 98 (1.13%) WebLogic
12 95 (1.09%) Apache Solr
13 89 (1.02%) WordPress
14 69 (0.79%) OpenStack
15 63 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 63 (0.72%) Skype for Business
16 61 (0.70%) Drupal
16 61 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 274 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
2 194 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 90 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 74 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
5 68 (0.78%) MS Visio
6 61 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 42 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
8 39 (0.45%) Photoshop
9 23 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
10 16 (0.18%) InDesign
11 13 (0.15%) InVision
12 10 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
13 9 (0.10%) SPSS
14 7 (0.081%) Simulink
15 3 (0.035%) Adobe After Effects
15 3 (0.035%) Blender
16 2 (0.023%) Adobe Premiere
16 2 (0.023%) GIMP
16 2 (0.023%) InfoPath
16 2 (0.023%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 143 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 77 (0.89%) Magento
3 46 (0.53%) SAP S/4HANA
4 28 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 25 (0.29%) SAP CO
5 25 (0.29%) SAP FI
5 25 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
6 24 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
7 22 (0.25%) NetSuite
8 21 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
9 17 (0.20%) Workday HCM
10 14 (0.16%) Exstream
10 14 (0.16%) Markit EDM
10 14 (0.16%) SAP PLM
11 13 (0.15%) Visualfiles
12 12 (0.14%) SAP ERP
12 12 (0.14%) SAP VC
13 11 (0.13%) SAP SD
14 10 (0.12%) SAP FSCM
14 10 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 823 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
2 683 (7.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 244 (2.81%) SaaS
4 242 (2.78%) Office 365
5 159 (1.83%) GitHub
6 94 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
7 91 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
8 88 (1.01%) PaaS
9 81 (0.93%) IaaS
10 65 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
11 50 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
11 50 (0.58%) npm
12 44 (0.51%) Serverless
13 30 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
13 30 (0.35%) Google App Engine
14 29 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
15 24 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
16 22 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
16 22 (0.25%) iPaaS
17 21 (0.24%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 412 (4.74%) Firewall
2 214 (2.46%) WAN
3 211 (2.43%) TCP/IP
4 186 (2.14%) DNS
5 176 (2.02%) Wireless
6 175 (2.01%) LAN
7 168 (1.93%) VPN
8 164 (1.89%) Network Security
9 138 (1.59%) HTTP
10 137 (1.58%) Internet
11 131 (1.51%) DHCP
12 125 (1.44%) VoIP
13 121 (1.39%) MPLS
13 121 (1.39%) OSPF
14 106 (1.22%) SAN
15 103 (1.18%) BGP
16 97 (1.12%) SSL
17 90 (1.04%) IPsec
18 87 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
19 80 (0.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1280 (14.72%) SQL Server
2 640 (7.36%) MySQL
3 428 (4.92%) NoSQL
4 383 (4.41%) Big Data
5 375 (4.31%) Relational Database
6 311 (3.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 296 (3.41%) MongoDB
8 259 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 221 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
10 212 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
11 193 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 190 (2.19%) Hadoop
13 165 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 133 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
15 132 (1.52%) RDBMS
16 131 (1.51%) Power BI
17 127 (1.46%) Oracle Database
18 123 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
19 99 (1.14%) Redis
20 81 (0.93%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 800 (9.20%) Git (software)
2 588 (6.76%) Jenkins
3 421 (4.84%) Selenium
4 413 (4.75%) JIRA
5 279 (3.21%) Maven
6 272 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 244 (2.81%) Visual Studio
8 236 (2.71%) Cucumber
9 226 (2.60%) JUnit
10 203 (2.34%) Subversion
11 192 (2.21%) TeamCity
12 137 (1.58%) Octopus Deploy
13 117 (1.35%) WebDriver
14 116 (1.33%) NUnit
15 113 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 108 (1.24%) gulp
17 96 (1.10%) MSBuild
18 92 (1.06%) Jasmine
19 86 (0.99%) Grunt
20 81 (0.93%) webpack
General
1 2173 (25.00%) Finance
2 751 (8.64%) Banking
3 714 (8.21%) Retail
4 409 (4.70%) Marketing
5 291 (3.35%) Investment Banking
6 226 (2.60%) Telecoms
7 224 (2.58%) Retail Banking
8 217 (2.50%) Games
9 198 (2.28%) Legal
10 195 (2.24%) Electronics
11 194 (2.23%) Manufacturing
12 111 (1.28%) Law
13 104 (1.20%) Advertising
14 99 (1.14%) Automotive
14 99 (1.14%) Back Office
15 77 (0.89%) Front Office
16 73 (0.84%) Publishing
17 51 (0.59%) Financial Institution
18 48 (0.55%) Online Betting
19 42 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2742 (31.54%) Developer
2 970 (11.16%) Senior Developer
3 706 (8.12%) Analyst
4 595 (6.84%) Consultant
5 569 (6.55%) .NET Developer
6 553 (6.36%) Architect
7 516 (5.94%) Java Developer
8 498 (5.73%) Lead Developer
9 489 (5.63%) C# Developer
10 477 (5.49%) Team Leader
11 369 (4.24%) Software Engineer
12 333 (3.83%) Software Developer
13 319 (3.67%) C# .NET Developer
14 310 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
15 280 (3.22%) Technical Leader
16 265 (3.05%) Business Analyst
17 247 (2.84%) Development Manager
18 232 (2.67%) PHP Developer
19 231 (2.66%) Senior Java Developer
20 217 (2.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1692 (19.46%) .NET
2 1477 (16.99%) HTML
3 1270 (14.61%) CSS
4 1004 (11.55%) AngularJS
5 865 (9.95%) Web Services
6 806 (9.27%) ASP.NET
7 636 (7.32%) jQuery
8 570 (6.56%) HTML5
9 565 (6.50%) Spring
10 514 (5.91%) Node.js
11 508 (5.84%) RESTful
12 491 (5.65%) XML
13 465 (5.35%) REST
14 434 (4.99%) React
15 348 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 329 (3.78%) CSS3
17 316 (3.64%) Hibernate
18 309 (3.55%) .NET Framework
19 298 (3.43%) JSON
20 287 (3.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 877 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
2 632 (7.27%) Computer Science
3 562 (6.46%) User Experience
4 440 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
5 320 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
6 271 (3.12%) Mobile App
7 233 (2.68%) Fintech
8 232 (2.67%) Data Centre
9 183 (2.11%) Management Information System
10 161 (1.85%) Algorithms
11 92 (1.06%) Clustering
12 84 (0.97%) Online Banking
13 77 (0.89%) Virtual Team
14 73 (0.84%) Driving Licence
15 70 (0.81%) Social Media
16 68 (0.78%) Data Structures
17 63 (0.72%) Public Cloud
18 58 (0.67%) iPad
19 52 (0.60%) Equities
20 47 (0.54%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1003 (11.54%) Linux
2 951 (10.94%) Windows
3 427 (4.91%) Unix
4 343 (3.95%) Windows Server
5 265 (3.05%) Android
6 228 (2.62%) Apple iOS
7 205 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 167 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 126 (1.45%) Windows 7
10 92 (1.06%) Windows 10
11 88 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 71 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
13 64 (0.74%) CentOS
14 57 (0.66%) Solaris
15 50 (0.58%) Mac OS X
16 48 (0.55%) Ubuntu
17 42 (0.48%) Windows 8
18 33 (0.38%) Windows Phone
19 32 (0.37%) Mac OS
20 21 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3927 (45.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1863 (21.43%) Coaching
3 1572 (18.08%) Scrum
4 1335 (15.36%) TDD
5 1026 (11.80%) Test Automation
6 1008 (11.60%) Software Engineering
7 932 (10.72%) MVC
8 886 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
9 877 (10.09%) SDLC
10 814 (9.36%) DevOps
11 754 (8.67%) OO
12 713 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
13 710 (8.17%) Project Management
14 694 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
15 675 (7.76%) BDD
16 649 (7.47%) ITIL
17 622 (7.16%) E-Commerce
18 588 (6.76%) Web Development
19 583 (6.71%) Analytics
20 545 (6.27%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2046 (23.54%) JavaScript
2 1942 (22.34%) SQL
3 1901 (21.87%) Java
4 1676 (19.28%) C#
5 732 (8.42%) Python
6 586 (6.74%) PHP
7 425 (4.89%) C++
8 383 (4.41%) C
9 306 (3.52%) Ruby
10 299 (3.44%) T-SQL
11 277 (3.19%) Scala
12 228 (2.62%) PowerShell
13 174 (2.00%) Perl
14 146 (1.68%) Bash Shell
15 136 (1.56%) PL/SQL
16 123 (1.41%) VB.NET
17 116 (1.33%) Go
18 114 (1.31%) ES6
19 106 (1.22%) TypeScript
20 83 (0.95%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1399 (16.09%) Degree
2 381 (4.38%) Security Cleared
3 320 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 210 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
5 179 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 169 (1.94%) SC Cleared
7 150 (1.73%) CISSP
8 142 (1.63%) CCNP
9 132 (1.52%) ISTQB
10 116 (1.33%) ISEB
11 114 (1.31%) CCNA
12 100 (1.15%) CISM
13 89 (1.02%) MCSE
14 87 (1.00%) DV Cleared
15 82 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
16 58 (0.67%) PMI Certification
17 57 (0.66%) CCIE
18 51 (0.59%) Master's Degree
19 48 (0.55%) CBAP
20 44 (0.51%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 710 (8.17%) QA
2 220 (2.53%) SLA
3 97 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 90 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 79 (0.91%) PMO
6 57 (0.66%) Data Quality
7 55 (0.63%) GDPR
8 27 (0.31%) MiFID
9 24 (0.28%) COBIT
9 24 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
10 22 (0.25%) WCAG
11 19 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
12 18 (0.21%) GCP
13 15 (0.17%) ISO 9001
14 13 (0.15%) EMIR
15 12 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
16 11 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
17 10 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
18 7 (0.081%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 6 (0.069%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 469 (5.40%) Active Directory
2 408 (4.69%) Docker
3 232 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 123 (1.41%) Hyper-V
5 71 (0.82%) Firmware
5 71 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
6 64 (0.74%) vSphere
7 54 (0.62%) Terminal Services
8 49 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
8 49 (0.56%) XenApp
9 26 (0.30%) XenServer
10 21 (0.24%) XenDesktop
11 20 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
12 17 (0.20%) KVM
12 17 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
13 15 (0.17%) VMware NSX
14 13 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
15 10 (0.12%) HDFS
15 10 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
15 10 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 407 (4.68%) Puppet
2 257 (2.96%) Ansible
3 228 (2.62%) Opscode Chef
4 126 (1.45%) Kubernetes
5 82 (0.94%) SCCM
6 73 (0.84%) SCOM
7 63 (0.72%) Terraform
8 53 (0.61%) Nagios
9 48 (0.55%) WSUS
10 46 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
10 46 (0.53%) Kibana
11 39 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
12 38 (0.44%) logstash
13 34 (0.39%) vCenter Server
14 30 (0.35%) Cisco UCCX
15 28 (0.32%) Cisco UCCE
16 27 (0.31%) Salt
17 25 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
18 23 (0.26%) Capistrano
19 18 (0.21%) Packer
Vendors
1 1473 (16.94%) Microsoft
2 715 (8.23%) Oracle
3 359 (4.13%) VMware
4 353 (4.06%) Cisco
5 340 (3.91%) SAP
6 203 (2.34%) Google
7 155 (1.78%) HP
8 141 (1.62%) Citrix
9 125 (1.44%) Tableau
10 105 (1.21%) IBM
11 99 (1.14%) Adobe
12 96 (1.10%) Juniper
13 87 (1.00%) Palo Alto
14 82 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
15 78 (0.90%) CheckPoint
16 77 (0.89%) Red Hat
17 74 (0.85%) Apple
18 71 (0.82%) F5
19 68 (0.78%) MicroStrategy
20 63 (0.72%) Cognos