Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 51 61
Rank change year-on-year -16 +10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 126 108 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.08% 4.61% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 5.18% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 96 94 70
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £57,125 £57,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +11.76%

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 2,856 2,083 2,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 92.37% 88.83% 88.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,067 1,618 1,800
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £55,525
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 21 May 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 21 May 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
Knutsford -8 36 £65,000 +15.56% 1
Warrington -1 27 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Crewe +3 15 £70,000 +40.00% 4
Wilmslow +4 11 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Nantwich -9 5 £31,500 -42.73%
Chester -28 5 £52,500 +54.41% 3
Macclesfield -5 4 £50,000 -
Daresbury - 1 £47,500 -
Mentoring
North West

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 67 (53.17%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (40.48%) Java
3 44 (34.92%) Finance
4 41 (32.54%) Scrum
5 40 (31.75%) Coaching
6 37 (29.37%) Software Engineering
7 36 (28.57%) MVC
8 33 (26.19%) SQL
8 33 (26.19%) .NET
9 32 (25.40%) C#
10 29 (23.02%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (19.84%) Degree
12 24 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (18.25%) JavaScript
14 22 (17.46%) Git (software)
14 22 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (16.67%) QA
15 21 (16.67%) TDD
15 21 (16.67%) Web Services
16 20 (15.87%) Test Automation
17 19 (15.08%) Spring
17 19 (15.08%) Jenkins
17 19 (15.08%) Octopus Deploy
18 18 (14.29%) JIRA
19 17 (13.49%) Kanban
19 17 (13.49%) VB.NET
19 17 (13.49%) MySQL
19 17 (13.49%) Oracle
19 17 (13.49%) DevOps
20 16 (12.70%) Secure Coding

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 14 (11.11%) Sitefinity
2 4 (3.17%) IIS
2 4 (3.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.59%) Confluence
3 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.79%) Apache
4 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.79%) CICS
4 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.79%) JBoss
4 1 (0.79%) nginx
4 1 (0.79%) SAS
4 1 (0.79%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.59%) AdWords
3 2 (1.59%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.59%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.79%) GitHub
4 1 (0.79%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.38%) LAN
1 3 (2.38%) MPLS
1 3 (2.38%) WAN
2 2 (1.59%) DHCP
2 2 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (0.79%) 802.11
3 1 (0.79%) BGP
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.79%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.79%) Firewall
3 1 (0.79%) IPsec
3 1 (0.79%) Network Security
3 1 (0.79%) OSPF
3 1 (0.79%) SAN
3 1 (0.79%) SNMP
3 1 (0.79%) SSL
3 1 (0.79%) TACACS
3 1 (0.79%) VPN
3 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.49%) MySQL
2 15 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.35%) Big Data
4 3 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.59%) DB2
5 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.79%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.79%) Essbase
6 1 (0.79%) IMS/DB
6 1 (0.79%) OLAP
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.79%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 22 (17.46%) Git (software)
2 19 (15.08%) Jenkins
2 19 (15.08%) Octopus Deploy
3 18 (14.29%) JIRA
4 14 (11.11%) MSBuild
4 14 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.97%) Bitbucket
5 5 (3.97%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.38%) Gradle
7 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.59%) Selenium
7 2 (1.59%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.59%) TestRail
7 2 (1.59%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.79%) ERwin
8 1 (0.79%) JUnit
8 1 (0.79%) Liquibase
8 1 (0.79%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.79%) Xcode
General
1 44 (34.92%) Finance
2 15 (11.90%) Banking
3 14 (11.11%) Retail
3 14 (11.11%) Retail Banking
4 10 (7.94%) Advertising
4 10 (7.94%) Legal
5 4 (3.17%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.17%) Law
6 3 (2.38%) Back Office
7 2 (1.59%) Marketing
8 1 (0.79%) Electronics
8 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (21.43%) Software Engineer
2 16 (12.70%) Developer
3 14 (11.11%) Java Engineer
3 14 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 13 (10.32%) Java Software Engineer
5 12 (9.52%) .NET Software Engineer
5 12 (9.52%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 10 (7.94%) .NET Developer
6 10 (7.94%) Analyst
7 9 (7.14%) Applications Support
8 8 (6.35%) Architect
9 7 (5.56%) Programme Manager
10 6 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.76%) Lead Software Engineer
10 6 (4.76%) Scrum Master
11 5 (3.97%) Business Manager
11 5 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.97%) Technical Leader
11 5 (3.97%) Test Manager
12 4 (3.17%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.19%) .NET
2 21 (16.67%) Web Services
3 19 (15.08%) Spring
4 16 (12.70%) .NET Framework
4 16 (12.70%) AngularJS
4 16 (12.70%) Java EE
5 15 (11.90%) Middleware
5 15 (11.90%) RESTful
6 14 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 14 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (9.52%) Spring MVC
8 11 (8.73%) React
9 10 (7.94%) CSS
9 10 (7.94%) J2EE
10 9 (7.14%) HTML
11 7 (5.56%) Hibernate
12 6 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (4.76%) jQuery
12 6 (4.76%) Velocity
13 4 (3.17%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 11 (8.73%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.59%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.59%) Fintech
6 2 (1.59%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.59%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) User Experience
7 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.97%) Linux
2 4 (3.17%) Windows
3 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.59%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.79%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) CentOS
4 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (53.17%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (32.54%) Scrum
3 40 (31.75%) Coaching
4 37 (29.37%) Software Engineering
5 36 (28.57%) MVC
6 29 (23.02%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (16.67%) TDD
9 20 (15.87%) Test Automation
10 17 (13.49%) DevOps
10 17 (13.49%) Kanban
11 16 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (12.70%) Secure Coding
11 16 (12.70%) SOLID
12 15 (11.90%) Information Security
12 15 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
13 14 (11.11%) Project Management
14 13 (10.32%) ITIL
15 12 (9.52%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 51 (40.48%) Java
2 33 (26.19%) SQL
3 32 (25.40%) C#
4 23 (18.25%) JavaScript
5 17 (13.49%) VB.NET
6 16 (12.70%) Python
7 15 (11.90%) T-SQL
8 12 (9.52%) R
9 11 (8.73%) PHP
10 5 (3.97%) C++
10 5 (3.97%) Java 8
11 2 (1.59%) COBOL
12 1 (0.79%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.79%) C
12 1 (0.79%) Groovy
12 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (19.84%) Degree
2 4 (3.17%) IIBA
2 4 (3.17%) MBA
3 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.59%) ISEB
4 2 (1.59%) MCSE
5 1 (0.79%) CCNA
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.79%) MCITP
5 1 (0.79%) MCSA
5 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.67%) QA
2 4 (3.17%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.79%) GDPR
3 1 (0.79%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.38%) Docker
2 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.59%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.79%) Ansible
2 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.79%) Puppet
2 1 (0.79%) SCCM
2 1 (0.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (13.49%) Oracle
2 15 (11.90%) Google
3 14 (11.11%) Xamarin
4 13 (10.32%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.56%) Citrix
5 7 (5.56%) VMware
6 5 (3.97%) Capita
7 4 (3.17%) Cisco
7 4 (3.17%) Progress
8 2 (1.59%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.59%) HP
8 2 (1.59%) Twitter
8 2 (1.59%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.79%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.79%) F5
9 1 (0.79%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.79%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.79%) Splunk
9 1 (0.79%) Talend