Period
to 16 June 2019

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 16 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
UK
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 61 64
Rank change year-on-year +23 +3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 8,187 8,181 8,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.70% 4.76% 4.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.20% 5.18% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6,043 6,440 6,433
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 132,132 158,018 157,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.01% 91.96% 91.71%
Number of salaries quoted 103,594 127,211 128,598
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 16 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Mentoring in the UK

Mentoring
Top 17 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 16 June 2019. 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 +22 7,458 £57,500 +4.55% 299
UK excluding London +19 5,010 £50,000 - 215
London +14 2,953 £72,500 +7.41% 112
North of England +20 1,409 £50,000 +5.26% 37
South East +12 1,368 £55,000 +4.76% 38
North West +27 779 £50,000 - 24
South West +31 726 £48,500 -3.00% 44
Midlands +15 623 £50,000 - 41
Yorkshire -6 471 £49,337 +9.64% 10
Scotland +21 454 £50,000 -9.09% 22
West Midlands +5 416 £50,000 - 25
East of England -11 297 £52,500 -4.55% 27
East Midlands +15 206 £47,500 -7.32% 16
North East +22 160 £52,095 -5.28% 3
Wales -6 121 £42,500 -5.56% 6
Northern Ireland -37 29 £42,500 -15.00%
Channel Islands -1 2 £60,000 -14.29%

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 4,090 (49.96%) Agile Software Development
2 2,150 (26.26%) Coaching
3 1,934 (23.62%) Java
4 1,920 (23.45%) JavaScript
5 1,694 (20.69%) C#
6 1,626 (19.86%) Finance
7 1,489 (18.19%) Software Engineering
8 1,464 (17.88%) SQL
9 1,416 (17.30%) Amazon AWS
10 1,396 (17.05%) .NET
11 1,380 (16.86%) DevOps
12 1,379 (16.84%) Microsoft
13 1,250 (15.27%) Scrum
14 1,188 (14.51%) Microsoft Azure
15 1,160 (14.17%) HTML
16 1,100 (13.44%) Test Automation
17 1,085 (13.25%) Degree
18 1,081 (13.20%) TDD
19 1,009 (12.32%) AngularJS
20 996 (12.17%) SQL Server
20 996 (12.17%) Python
21 991 (12.10%) CSS
22 941 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
23 931 (11.37%) Git (software)
24 902 (11.02%) Docker
25 897 (10.96%) Windows
26 856 (10.46%) Microservices
27 853 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
28 811 (9.91%) Linux
29 775 (9.47%) Continuous Improvement

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
1 176 (2.15%) SharePoint
2 166 (2.03%) Confluence
3 162 (1.98%) Apache Spark
4 147 (1.80%) MS Exchange
5 102 (1.25%) Apache
6 100 (1.22%) Skype for Business
7 95 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
8 89 (1.09%) IIS
9 60 (0.73%) Tomcat
10 53 (0.65%) CMS
11 49 (0.60%) SAS
12 46 (0.56%) WebSphere
13 42 (0.51%) JBoss
14 30 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
15 29 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
16 27 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 26 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
18 24 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 24 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
19 23 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 198 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
2 141 (1.72%) Chatbot
3 111 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 57 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 54 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 36 (0.44%) Sketch
7 30 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
8 28 (0.34%) InVision
9 15 (0.18%) Photoshop
10 13 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
11 10 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
12 9 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (0.073%) Marvel
14 5 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 4 (0.049%) InfoPath
15 4 (0.049%) Simulink
15 4 (0.049%) SPSS
16 3 (0.037%) HipChat
17 2 (0.024%) Windchill
18 1 (0.012%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 60 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
1 60 (0.73%) SAP S/4HANA
2 50 (0.61%) Magento
3 48 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
4 27 (0.33%) SAP ERP
5 26 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
6 25 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
7 24 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 21 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
9 19 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
9 19 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
10 17 (0.21%) SAP SD
11 11 (0.13%) SAP CO
11 11 (0.13%) SAP FI
11 11 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
12 9 (0.11%) BigMachines
13 8 (0.098%) nopCommerce
14 7 (0.086%) Oracle ERP
15 6 (0.073%) NetSuite
15 6 (0.073%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1,416 (17.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1,188 (14.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 420 (5.13%) Office 365
4 301 (3.68%) SaaS
5 300 (3.66%) Google Cloud Platform
6 246 (3.00%) GitHub
7 188 (2.30%) Serverless
8 174 (2.13%) PaaS
9 158 (1.93%) Power Platform
10 144 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
11 113 (1.38%) AWS Lambda
12 110 (1.34%) IaaS
13 99 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
14 95 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
15 93 (1.14%) Amazon S3
16 71 (0.87%) npm
17 69 (0.84%) G Suite
18 60 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
19 54 (0.66%) Amazon ECS
20 50 (0.61%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 359 (4.39%) Firewall
2 256 (3.13%) WAN
3 242 (2.96%) TCP/IP
4 226 (2.76%) LAN
5 208 (2.54%) DNS
6 200 (2.44%) Network Security
7 159 (1.94%) DHCP
8 150 (1.83%) Wireless
9 127 (1.55%) Broadband
10 125 (1.53%) HTTP
11 123 (1.50%) Internet
12 113 (1.38%) SAN
13 112 (1.37%) VoIP
14 102 (1.25%) Skype
15 101 (1.23%) VPN
16 93 (1.14%) VLAN
17 86 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
18 81 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
19 76 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
20 70 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 996 (12.17%) SQL Server
2 390 (4.76%) Big Data
3 331 (4.04%) MySQL
4 317 (3.87%) NoSQL
5 312 (3.81%) MongoDB
6 302 (3.69%) Relational Database
7 214 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
8 213 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
9 165 (2.02%) Hadoop
10 159 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 151 (1.84%) Power BI
12 132 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 108 (1.32%) RDBMS
14 97 (1.18%) Apache Hive
15 92 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
16 89 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 87 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
18 79 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 77 (0.94%) Oracle Database
20 67 (0.82%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 931 (11.37%) Git (software)
2 721 (8.81%) Jenkins
3 475 (5.80%) JIRA
4 365 (4.46%) Selenium
5 355 (4.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 260 (3.18%) Cucumber
7 219 (2.67%) Visual Studio
8 152 (1.86%) GitLab
9 143 (1.75%) TeamCity
10 142 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 132 (1.61%) SoapUI
12 130 (1.59%) WebDriver
13 117 (1.43%) Subversion
14 116 (1.42%) JMeter
15 114 (1.39%) Appium
16 109 (1.33%) JUnit
17 86 (1.05%) webpack
18 85 (1.04%) Maven
18 85 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
19 84 (1.03%) Bitbucket
General
1 1,626 (19.86%) Finance
2 446 (5.45%) Retail
3 359 (4.39%) Banking
4 279 (3.41%) Marketing
5 213 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 164 (2.00%) Games
7 163 (1.99%) Front Office
8 128 (1.56%) Manufacturing
9 104 (1.27%) Legal
10 72 (0.88%) Advertising
11 68 (0.83%) Electronics
12 64 (0.78%) Law
13 60 (0.73%) Aerospace
14 49 (0.60%) Back Office
14 49 (0.60%) Investment Banking
15 44 (0.54%) Publishing
16 42 (0.51%) Local Government
17 41 (0.50%) Financial Institution
18 36 (0.44%) Automotive
19 34 (0.42%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2,345 (28.64%) Developer
2 810 (9.89%) Senior Developer
3 628 (7.67%) Architect
4 576 (7.04%) Software Engineer
5 439 (5.36%) Java Developer
6 423 (5.17%) Consultant
6 423 (5.17%) Lead Developer
7 417 (5.09%) Analyst
8 403 (4.92%) .NET Developer
9 390 (4.76%) Software Developer
10 335 (4.09%) C# Developer
11 280 (3.42%) Team Leader
12 233 (2.85%) Senior Software Engineer
13 223 (2.72%) DevOps Engineer
14 218 (2.66%) Senior Java Developer
15 203 (2.48%) C# .NET Developer
16 201 (2.46%) Technical Leader
17 184 (2.25%) Development Manager
18 174 (2.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 172 (2.10%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,396 (17.05%) .NET
2 1,160 (14.17%) HTML
3 1,009 (12.32%) AngularJS
4 991 (12.10%) CSS
5 709 (8.66%) Web Services
6 707 (8.64%) React
7 631 (7.71%) Node.js
8 616 (7.52%) ASP.NET
9 462 (5.64%) Spring
10 432 (5.28%) RESTful
11 418 (5.11%) REST
12 334 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 327 (3.99%) HTML5
14 323 (3.95%) JSON
15 318 (3.88%) .NET Framework
16 289 (3.53%) jQuery
17 262 (3.20%) ASP.NET Web API
18 247 (3.02%) XML
19 217 (2.65%) SOAP
20 207 (2.53%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 610 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
2 549 (6.71%) User Experience
3 338 (4.13%) Self-Motivation
4 274 (3.35%) Greenfield Project
5 267 (3.26%) Mobile App
6 235 (2.87%) Data Centre
7 210 (2.57%) Management Information System
8 203 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
9 187 (2.28%) Algorithms
10 181 (2.21%) Fixed Income
11 171 (2.09%) Derivative
12 163 (1.99%) Public Cloud
13 110 (1.34%) Hedge funds
14 87 (1.06%) Cloud Native
15 83 (1.01%) Data Structures
16 73 (0.89%) Virtual Team
17 67 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
17 67 (0.82%) Robotics
18 65 (0.79%) Driving Licence
19 57 (0.70%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 897 (10.96%) Windows
2 811 (9.91%) Linux
3 328 (4.01%) Windows Server
4 282 (3.44%) Android
5 252 (3.08%) Unix
6 191 (2.33%) Apple iOS
7 150 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 136 (1.66%) Windows 10
9 93 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 87 (1.06%) Windows 7
11 59 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 48 (0.59%) Windows 8
13 40 (0.49%) CentOS
14 35 (0.43%) Mesosphere
15 30 (0.37%) Mac OS
16 20 (0.24%) Ubuntu
17 17 (0.21%) Mac OS X
18 16 (0.20%) AIX
19 15 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
20 12 (0.15%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,090 (49.96%) Agile Software Development
2 2,150 (26.26%) Coaching
3 1,489 (18.19%) Software Engineering
4 1,380 (16.86%) DevOps
5 1,250 (15.27%) Scrum
6 1,100 (13.44%) Test Automation
7 1,081 (13.20%) TDD
8 941 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
9 856 (10.46%) Microservices
10 853 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
11 775 (9.47%) Continuous Improvement
12 750 (9.16%) MVC
13 661 (8.07%) Analytics
14 646 (7.89%) Project Management
15 621 (7.59%) SDLC
16 550 (6.72%) BDD
17 537 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
18 514 (6.28%) Technical Leadership
19 500 (6.11%) ITIL
20 499 (6.10%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1,934 (23.62%) Java
2 1,920 (23.45%) JavaScript
3 1,694 (20.69%) C#
4 1,464 (17.88%) SQL
5 996 (12.17%) Python
6 576 (7.04%) C++
7 389 (4.75%) PHP
8 328 (4.01%) C
9 299 (3.65%) Ruby
10 240 (2.93%) PowerShell
11 230 (2.81%) T-SQL
12 220 (2.69%) Scala
13 206 (2.52%) TypeScript
14 193 (2.36%) Go
15 192 (2.35%) Bash Shell
16 160 (1.95%) Java 8
17 154 (1.88%) ES6
18 118 (1.44%) R
19 104 (1.27%) Kotlin
20 98 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1,085 (13.25%) Degree
2 408 (4.98%) Security Cleared
3 268 (3.27%) SC Cleared
4 247 (3.02%) Cisco Certification
5 205 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 190 (2.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 167 (2.04%) CCNP
8 164 (2.00%) DV Cleared
9 110 (1.34%) MCSE
10 106 (1.29%) CCNA
11 96 (1.17%) ISEB
12 85 (1.04%) CISSP
13 79 (0.96%) ISTQB
14 76 (0.93%) PMI Certification
15 69 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
16 63 (0.77%) PMP
17 57 (0.70%) MCSA
18 56 (0.68%) CCDP
19 51 (0.62%) CCIE
19 51 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 655 (8.00%) QA
2 147 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 144 (1.76%) SLA
4 128 (1.56%) GDPR
5 114 (1.39%) PMO
6 79 (0.96%) PCI DSS
7 65 (0.79%) Data Quality
8 34 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 30 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 26 (0.32%) WAI
11 23 (0.28%) NIST
12 16 (0.20%) WCAG
13 14 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 12 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 10 (0.12%) COBIT
16 9 (0.11%) ISO 9001
17 8 (0.098%) Cyber Essentials
17 8 (0.098%) GAMP
18 7 (0.086%) Actionable Recommendations
19 5 (0.061%) NCSC
System Software
1 902 (11.02%) Docker
2 457 (5.58%) Active Directory
3 225 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 186 (2.27%) Hyper-V
5 94 (1.15%) vSphere
6 70 (0.86%) XenApp
7 60 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
8 53 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
9 43 (0.53%) HDFS
9 43 (0.53%) XenDesktop
10 40 (0.49%) VirtualBox
11 36 (0.44%) Apache Flume
12 28 (0.34%) VMware NSX
13 27 (0.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 25 (0.31%) Firmware
15 23 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
16 20 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
17 14 (0.17%) KVM
18 13 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
19 10 (0.12%) NFS
Systems Management
1 470 (5.74%) Ansible
2 431 (5.26%) Kubernetes
3 329 (4.02%) Terraform
4 307 (3.75%) Puppet
5 259 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
6 139 (1.70%) SCCM
7 56 (0.68%) SCOM
8 54 (0.66%) Nagios
9 50 (0.61%) Consul
10 45 (0.55%) Oozie
11 44 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
12 37 (0.45%) Packer
13 35 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
14 32 (0.39%) Backup Exec
14 32 (0.39%) Prometheus
15 29 (0.35%) vCenter Server
16 27 (0.33%) Automic
17 26 (0.32%) Grafana
18 24 (0.29%) HP ALM
19 22 (0.27%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1,379 (16.84%) Microsoft
2 460 (5.62%) Oracle
3 438 (5.35%) Cisco
4 394 (4.81%) VMware
5 370 (4.52%) Google
6 249 (3.04%) SAP
7 205 (2.50%) Citrix
8 142 (1.73%) HP
9 124 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
10 112 (1.37%) Red Hat
11 107 (1.31%) Splunk
12 106 (1.29%) Tableau
13 103 (1.26%) IBM
14 100 (1.22%) Bloomberg
15 92 (1.12%) Reuters
16 82 (1.00%) CheckPoint
17 68 (0.83%) Dell
18 63 (0.77%) Atlassian
18 63 (0.77%) MuleSoft
19 60 (0.73%) Veeam