Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 59 52
Rank change year-on-year -16 -7 +38
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 121 89 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.60% 4.15% 4.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.02% 4.72% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 109 69 117
Cheshire median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -5.88% -15.00%
10th Percentile £39,500 £20,950 £19,450
90th Percentile £83,750 £57,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,009 1,884 2,425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 89.58% 87.75% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,226 1,521 2,131
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in Cheshire

Mentoring
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Mentoring in Cheshire

Mentoring
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in Cheshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Mentoring in Cheshire

Mentoring
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mentoring within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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
Chester -1 23 £50,750 +49.26% 2
Warrington -2 22 £51,750 +29.38% 4
Knutsford -33 22 £75,000 +36.36% 2
Crewe +3 8 £42,500 +3.03%
Wilmslow -3 3 £55,000 +46.67% 2
Macclesfield -4 1 - - 3
Runcorn -8 1 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Frodsham - 1 £52,500 -
Daresbury - 1 £47,500 -
Mentoring
North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 59 (48.76%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (43.80%) Finance
3 40 (33.06%) SQL
4 34 (28.10%) Java
5 33 (27.27%) .NET
6 29 (23.97%) C#
6 29 (23.97%) QA
7 27 (22.31%) MVC
7 27 (22.31%) Scrum
8 25 (20.66%) Coaching
9 22 (18.18%) TDD
10 21 (17.36%) ASP.NET
11 20 (16.53%) Software Engineering
12 19 (15.70%) CSS
13 17 (14.05%) SQL Server
13 17 (14.05%) Test Automation
14 16 (13.22%) jQuery
15 15 (12.40%) HTML
15 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
15 15 (12.40%) Project Management
15 15 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (12.40%) SDLC
16 14 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (11.57%) Test Strategy
16 14 (11.57%) AngularJS
16 14 (11.57%) MySQL
16 14 (11.57%) Web Services
16 14 (11.57%) Banking
17 13 (10.74%) Spring
17 13 (10.74%) JavaScript

Mentoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (5.79%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.13%) IIS
3 4 (3.31%) Confluence
3 4 (3.31%) SAS
4 3 (2.48%) Sitefinity
5 2 (1.65%) Apache
5 2 (1.65%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.65%) CMS
5 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.83%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.83%) CICS
6 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.83%) JBoss
6 1 (0.83%) nginx
6 1 (0.83%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.61%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.48%) Office 365
3 2 (1.65%) AdWords
3 2 (1.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.65%) GitHub
3 2 (1.65%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.65%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.83%) Route 53
4 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) DHCP
1 4 (3.31%) DNS
2 2 (1.65%) LAN
2 2 (1.65%) MPLS
2 2 (1.65%) WAN
3 1 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.57%) MySQL
3 8 (6.61%) Big Data
4 4 (3.31%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.48%) Base SAS
5 3 (2.48%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 3 (2.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (2.48%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 2 (1.65%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (1.65%) DB2
6 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.83%) Essbase
7 1 (0.83%) IMS/DB
7 1 (0.83%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 10 (8.26%) JIRA
3 7 (5.79%) Selenium
4 6 (4.96%) WebDriver
5 5 (4.13%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.31%) Bitbucket
6 4 (3.31%) Gradle
6 4 (3.31%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.48%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.48%) JUnit
7 3 (2.48%) LoadRunner
7 3 (2.48%) MSBuild
7 3 (2.48%) ProC
7 3 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.65%) Grunt
8 2 (1.65%) gulp
8 2 (1.65%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.83%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.83%) Liquibase
9 1 (0.83%) SonarQube
General
1 53 (43.80%) Finance
2 14 (11.57%) Banking
3 12 (9.92%) Legal
4 9 (7.44%) Advertising
5 6 (4.96%) Back Office
6 4 (3.31%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.31%) Law
7 3 (2.48%) Retail
7 3 (2.48%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.65%) Marketing
9 1 (0.83%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.83%) Electronics
9 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (19.83%) Developer
2 13 (10.74%) Software Engineer
3 12 (9.92%) .NET Developer
4 9 (7.44%) Architect
5 8 (6.61%) Programme Manager
5 8 (6.61%) Senior Developer
6 7 (5.79%) Java Engineer
6 7 (5.79%) Test Manager
7 6 (4.96%) IT Manager
7 6 (4.96%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (4.96%) Test Leader
8 5 (4.13%) .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Lead Developer
8 5 (4.13%) QA Leader
8 5 (4.13%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (3.31%) Change Manager
9 4 (3.31%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.31%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (27.27%) .NET
2 21 (17.36%) ASP.NET
3 19 (15.70%) CSS
4 16 (13.22%) jQuery
5 15 (12.40%) HTML
6 14 (11.57%) AngularJS
6 14 (11.57%) Web Services
7 13 (10.74%) Hibernate
7 13 (10.74%) Spring
8 9 (7.44%) .NET Framework
8 9 (7.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (5.79%) RESTful
10 6 (4.96%) HTML5
10 6 (4.96%) Java EE
10 6 (4.96%) SOAP
10 6 (4.96%) XML
11 5 (4.13%) REST
11 5 (4.13%) Spring MVC
12 4 (3.31%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.79%) Fintech
3 4 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.31%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.48%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (2.48%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.65%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.65%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) FMCG
6 1 (0.83%) Life Science
6 1 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.83%) User Experience
6 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.26%) Windows
2 8 (6.61%) Android
2 8 (6.61%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.13%) Unix
4 4 (3.31%) Linux
5 3 (2.48%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.83%) CentOS
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (48.76%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (22.31%) MVC
2 27 (22.31%) Scrum
3 25 (20.66%) Coaching
4 22 (18.18%) TDD
5 20 (16.53%) Software Engineering
6 17 (14.05%) Test Automation
7 15 (12.40%) Project Management
7 15 (12.40%) SDLC
7 15 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (11.57%) Test Strategy
9 12 (9.92%) Analytics
9 12 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (9.92%) DevOps
10 11 (9.09%) People Management
11 10 (8.26%) BDD
11 10 (8.26%) Risk Management
12 9 (7.44%) Change Management
12 9 (7.44%) PRINCE2
13 8 (6.61%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.06%) SQL
2 34 (28.10%) Java
3 29 (23.97%) C#
4 13 (10.74%) JavaScript
5 11 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 10 (8.26%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.96%) C++
8 4 (3.31%) Python
9 3 (2.48%) PHP
9 3 (2.48%) PROC SQL
9 3 (2.48%) SAS Macro
10 2 (1.65%) COBOL
10 2 (1.65%) XPath
11 1 (0.83%) C
11 1 (0.83%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.83%) Groovy
11 1 (0.83%) Perl
11 1 (0.83%) R
11 1 (0.83%) Scala
11 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (7.44%) Degree
2 5 (4.13%) ISEB
2 5 (4.13%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.31%) MBA
4 1 (0.83%) CCNA
4 1 (0.83%) CCNP
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.83%) MCSE
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (23.97%) QA
2 4 (3.31%) GDPR
3 3 (2.48%) SLA
4 2 (1.65%) PMO
5 1 (0.83%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.83%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) SCCM
2 2 (1.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.65%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.65%) Puppet
3 1 (0.83%) Ambari
3 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.83%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.92%) Oracle
3 6 (4.96%) Google
4 4 (3.31%) Citrix
4 4 (3.31%) VMware
5 3 (2.48%) Capita
5 3 (2.48%) Cisco
5 3 (2.48%) Twitter
5 3 (2.48%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.65%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.65%) Yahoo!
7 1 (0.83%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.83%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.83%) HP
7 1 (0.83%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.83%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.83%) Splunk
7 1 (0.83%) Talend