Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 74 66
Rank change year-on-year +19 -8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 129 101 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.42% 3.73% 3.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 4.15% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 102 77 59
Cheshire median annual salary £48,500 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.63% -10.59% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £31,950
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% -

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 2,720 2,435 1,936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 93.21% 89.92% 88.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,027 1,838 1,633
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,503 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £60,000 £58,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +16 32 £65,000 - 2
Warrington +6 32 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Crewe +5 17 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Wilmslow -4 9 £45,000 +109.30%
Chester -21 9 £48,500 +42.65% 3
Nantwich - 5 £31,500 -
Macclesfield - 3 £50,000 -
Mentoring
North West

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 78 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (34.11%) Java
3 38 (29.46%) Scrum
4 36 (27.91%) Finance
4 36 (27.91%) Software Engineering
5 33 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (25.58%) SQL
6 32 (24.81%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (24.03%) Coaching
8 29 (22.48%) Git (software)
8 29 (22.48%) .NET
9 28 (21.71%) MVC
10 27 (20.93%) JavaScript
11 26 (20.16%) C#
12 24 (18.60%) Degree
13 23 (17.83%) Analytical Skills
13 23 (17.83%) DevOps
14 21 (16.28%) Web Services
14 21 (16.28%) Python
14 21 (16.28%) TDD
15 18 (13.95%) Banking
15 18 (13.95%) Test Automation
15 18 (13.95%) ITIL
15 18 (13.95%) Jenkins
16 17 (13.18%) SQL Server
16 17 (13.18%) Customer Engagement
16 17 (13.18%) Retail
16 17 (13.18%) Retail Banking
17 16 (12.40%) Java EE
17 16 (12.40%) Spring

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 11 (8.53%) Sitefinity
2 6 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.10%) IIS
4 2 (1.55%) Confluence
5 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (3.88%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Infor SunSystems
2 3 (2.33%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.75%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.65%) Firewall
2 2 (1.55%) 802.11
2 2 (1.55%) BGP
2 2 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (1.55%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (1.55%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (1.55%) DHCP
2 2 (1.55%) DMVPN
2 2 (1.55%) EIGRP
2 2 (1.55%) IPsec
2 2 (1.55%) LAN
2 2 (1.55%) MPLS
2 2 (1.55%) Network Security
2 2 (1.55%) NX-OS
2 2 (1.55%) OSPF
2 2 (1.55%) TACACS
2 2 (1.55%) WAN
2 2 (1.55%) Wireless
2 2 (1.55%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.55%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.85%) Big Data
3 11 (8.53%) MySQL
4 5 (3.88%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.78%) QlikView
7 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (22.48%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.95%) Jenkins
3 16 (12.40%) Octopus Deploy
4 15 (11.63%) JIRA
5 12 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (8.53%) MSBuild
7 5 (3.88%) Bitbucket
7 5 (3.88%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.55%) Gradle
8 2 (1.55%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.55%) TestRail
9 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (27.91%) Finance
2 18 (13.95%) Banking
3 17 (13.18%) Retail
3 17 (13.18%) Retail Banking
4 7 (5.43%) Advertising
5 5 (3.88%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.88%) Law
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (17.05%) Software Engineer
2 18 (13.95%) Developer
3 14 (10.85%) Analyst
3 14 (10.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (8.53%) .NET Software Engineer
4 11 (8.53%) Java Engineer
4 11 (8.53%) Java Software Engineer
4 11 (8.53%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (6.98%) .NET Developer
5 9 (6.98%) Applications Support
5 9 (6.98%) Architect
5 9 (6.98%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 9 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (5.43%) PMO Manager
7 6 (4.65%) Business Manager
7 6 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (4.65%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (3.88%) Recruitment Consultant
8 5 (3.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.48%) .NET
2 21 (16.28%) Web Services
3 16 (12.40%) Java EE
3 16 (12.40%) Spring
4 13 (10.08%) .NET Framework
5 12 (9.30%) AngularJS
5 12 (9.30%) J2EE
5 12 (9.30%) RESTful
6 11 (8.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (8.53%) Middleware
6 11 (8.53%) React
6 11 (8.53%) Spring MVC
7 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET
8 6 (4.65%) Hibernate
8 6 (4.65%) HTML
9 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (3.88%) CSS
10 4 (3.10%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (2.33%) Velocity
12 2 (1.55%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.83%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.53%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.53%) Smart Meter
3 10 (7.75%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.43%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.88%) N-Tier
5 5 (3.88%) Smart Energy
6 4 (3.10%) User Experience
7 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.55%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.78%) Fintech
8 1 (0.78%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.53%) Linux
2 8 (6.20%) Windows
3 5 (3.88%) pSOS
4 3 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.46%) Scrum
3 36 (27.91%) Software Engineering
4 33 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (24.81%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (24.03%) Coaching
7 28 (21.71%) MVC
8 23 (17.83%) DevOps
9 21 (16.28%) TDD
10 18 (13.95%) ITIL
10 18 (13.95%) Test Automation
11 17 (13.18%) Customer Engagement
12 14 (10.85%) Secure Coding
12 14 (10.85%) Waterfall
13 13 (10.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (10.08%) Kanban
13 13 (10.08%) Microservices
13 13 (10.08%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (9.30%) SOLID
14 12 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 44 (34.11%) Java
2 33 (25.58%) SQL
3 27 (20.93%) JavaScript
4 26 (20.16%) C#
5 21 (16.28%) Python
6 14 (10.85%) R
7 13 (10.08%) PHP
7 13 (10.08%) T-SQL
8 11 (8.53%) VB.NET
9 9 (6.98%) C++
10 5 (3.88%) Java 8
11 2 (1.55%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (18.60%) Degree
2 4 (3.10%) IIBA
3 3 (2.33%) ISEB
3 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.55%) MCITP
4 2 (1.55%) MCSE
5 1 (0.78%) CCNA
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.43%) PMO
2 5 (3.88%) QA
3 4 (3.10%) ISO 22301
4 2 (1.55%) GDPR
5 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (7.75%) Docker
2 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (7.75%) Ansible
1 10 (7.75%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (7.75%) Puppet
2 5 (3.88%) Docker Swarm
2 5 (3.88%) Terraform
3 4 (3.10%) Mesos
Vendors
1 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.85%) Oracle
3 11 (8.53%) Xamarin
4 10 (7.75%) Google
5 6 (4.65%) Citrix
5 6 (4.65%) VMware
6 5 (3.88%) Cloudera
7 4 (3.10%) Cisco
7 4 (3.10%) Infor
7 4 (3.10%) Progress
7 4 (3.10%) Remedy
7 4 (3.10%) Sun
8 2 (1.55%) Capita
8 2 (1.55%) F5
8 2 (1.55%) HP
8 2 (1.55%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.78%) Cadence
9 1 (0.78%) Dell
9 1 (0.78%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.78%) Tableau