Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > North West
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 57 63
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 641 540 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.02% 4.44% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.61% 4.97% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 494 416 420
North West median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
10th Percentile £29,400 £31,125 £27,950
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11432 10869 11774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.61% 89.28% 89.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9079 9097 9648
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Mentoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in the North West

Mentoring
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Mentoring in the North West

Mentoring
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in the North West over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Mentoring in the North West

Mentoring
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mentoring within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Manchester +7 453 £50,000 +11.11% 35
Cheshire +9 102 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Lancashire -1 44 £34,000 -15.00% 6
Merseyside -15 34 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 across the North West region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 238 (37.13%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (24.49%) JavaScript
3 146 (22.78%) SQL
4 136 (21.22%) .NET
5 126 (19.66%) CSS
6 123 (19.19%) HTML
7 120 (18.72%) Scrum
8 118 (18.41%) Coaching
9 112 (17.47%) Finance
10 108 (16.85%) C#
11 106 (16.54%) TDD
12 103 (16.07%) SQL Server
12 103 (16.07%) MVC
13 101 (15.76%) Web Services
14 100 (15.60%) Degree
15 98 (15.29%) MySQL
16 95 (14.82%) Microsoft
17 93 (14.51%) Linux
18 89 (13.88%) Windows
18 89 (13.88%) Java
18 89 (13.88%) Software Engineering
18 89 (13.88%) jQuery
19 86 (13.42%) PHP
20 85 (13.26%) DevOps
21 82 (12.79%) AngularJS
22 74 (11.54%) OO
23 69 (10.76%) E-Commerce
23 69 (10.76%) Test Automation
24 66 (10.30%) HTML5
25 64 (9.98%) RESTful

Mentoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 28 (4.37%) Apache
2 25 (3.90%) Apache Solr
3 24 (3.74%) MS Exchange
4 21 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (3.28%) SAS
5 15 (2.34%) IIS
6 13 (2.03%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.72%) nginx
8 9 (1.40%) Apache Spark
8 9 (1.40%) Confluence
9 8 (1.25%) Drupal
9 8 (1.25%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (0.94%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.78%) CMS
11 5 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.62%) WordPress
13 3 (0.47%) GeoServer
13 3 (0.47%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (2.03%) Magento
2 10 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.78%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (0.62%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.62%) SAP MDM
5 3 (0.47%) Epicor Tropos
6 2 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.31%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.31%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.16%) Cognos Planning
7 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.16%) SAP LE
7 1 (0.16%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 58 (9.05%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (4.68%) GitHub
4 29 (4.52%) Office 365
5 24 (3.74%) Google Cloud Platform
6 19 (2.96%) Google App Engine
7 18 (2.81%) SaaS
8 16 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (0.94%) Serverless
11 5 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.78%) Firebase
11 5 (0.78%) IaaS
12 4 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 3 (0.47%) PaaS
14 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 1 (0.16%) BrowserStack
15 1 (0.16%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.52%) SAN
2 28 (4.37%) Firewall
2 28 (4.37%) Network Security
3 24 (3.74%) MPLS
4 23 (3.59%) BGP
4 23 (3.59%) OSPF
5 21 (3.28%) WAN
6 20 (3.12%) LAN
7 15 (2.34%) DNS
7 15 (2.34%) SSL
8 14 (2.18%) VPN
9 12 (1.87%) HTTP
10 10 (1.56%) DHCP
10 10 (1.56%) Wireless
11 9 (1.40%) Internet
12 8 (1.25%) VoIP
13 6 (0.94%) Ethernet
13 6 (0.94%) IPsec
13 6 (0.94%) SNMP
13 6 (0.94%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 98 (15.29%) MySQL
3 36 (5.62%) NoSQL
4 20 (3.12%) Base SAS
4 20 (3.12%) Relational Database
4 20 (3.12%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 20 (3.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 20 (3.12%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 14 (2.18%) Hadoop
6 13 (2.03%) MongoDB
7 10 (1.56%) Big Data
8 9 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (1.25%) Redis
9 8 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.09%) CouchDB
10 7 (1.09%) GIS
10 7 (1.09%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 63 (9.83%) Jenkins
2 53 (8.27%) Git (software)
3 47 (7.33%) JIRA
4 29 (4.52%) Selenium
5 25 (3.90%) Vagrant
6 20 (3.12%) PHPUnit
6 20 (3.12%) ProC
7 19 (2.96%) Codeception
8 17 (2.65%) Visual Studio
9 16 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (2.03%) Bitbucket
10 13 (2.03%) Eclipse
10 13 (2.03%) JUnit
10 13 (2.03%) TeamCity
11 12 (1.87%) Ant
12 10 (1.56%) git-flow
12 10 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 9 (1.40%) IntelliJ
13 9 (1.40%) WebDriver
14 8 (1.25%) Robot Framework
General
1 112 (17.47%) Finance
2 57 (8.89%) Retail
3 40 (6.24%) Banking
4 16 (2.50%) Legal
5 15 (2.34%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.03%) Back Office
7 11 (1.72%) Games
7 11 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.40%) Advertising
8 9 (1.40%) Automotive
8 9 (1.40%) Law
8 9 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.25%) French Language
9 8 (1.25%) German Language
9 8 (1.25%) Japanese Language
10 7 (1.09%) Marketing
11 3 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.47%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.31%) Military
12 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 216 (33.70%) Developer
2 76 (11.86%) Senior Developer
3 64 (9.98%) Lead Developer
4 48 (7.49%) .NET Developer
5 47 (7.33%) Team Leader
6 44 (6.86%) Analyst
7 42 (6.55%) C# Developer
8 38 (5.93%) Consultant
9 36 (5.62%) PHP Developer
9 36 (5.62%) Software Engineer
10 28 (4.37%) Architect
11 27 (4.21%) Senior Analyst
11 27 (4.21%) Support Engineer
12 24 (3.74%) Development Manager
12 24 (3.74%) Network Engineer
12 24 (3.74%) Senior Consultant
12 24 (3.74%) Software Developer
13 23 (3.59%) JavaScript Developer
14 22 (3.43%) Business Analyst
14 22 (3.43%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (21.22%) .NET
2 126 (19.66%) CSS
3 123 (19.19%) HTML
4 101 (15.76%) Web Services
5 89 (13.88%) jQuery
6 82 (12.79%) AngularJS
7 66 (10.30%) HTML5
8 64 (9.98%) RESTful
9 56 (8.74%) ASP.NET
10 45 (7.02%) Spring
11 42 (6.55%) React
12 41 (6.40%) Node.js
13 40 (6.24%) XML
14 38 (5.93%) .NET Framework
14 38 (5.93%) SOAP
15 37 (5.77%) JSON
16 36 (5.62%) CSS3
17 31 (4.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 30 (4.68%) Sass
19 27 (4.21%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.24%) Enterprise Software
2 37 (5.77%) iPad
3 35 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (4.99%) Computer Science
5 29 (4.52%) Driving Licence
6 21 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
6 21 (3.28%) User Experience
7 19 (2.96%) Management Information System
8 18 (2.81%) Mobile App
9 16 (2.50%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.56%) NHS
10 10 (1.56%) Virtual Team
11 9 (1.40%) Replication
12 7 (1.09%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.78%) FMCG
13 5 (0.78%) W3C
14 4 (0.62%) CMDB
14 4 (0.62%) Public Cloud
15 3 (0.47%) Clustering
15 3 (0.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 93 (14.51%) Linux
2 89 (13.88%) Windows
3 33 (5.15%) Unix
4 30 (4.68%) Windows Server
5 21 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (3.12%) Windows 7
7 17 (2.65%) Android
8 11 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.09%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.94%) CentOS
11 6 (0.94%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.78%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.62%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.62%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.31%) SUSE
14 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (37.13%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (18.72%) Scrum
3 118 (18.41%) Coaching
4 106 (16.54%) TDD
5 103 (16.07%) MVC
6 89 (13.88%) Software Engineering
7 85 (13.26%) DevOps
8 74 (11.54%) OO
9 69 (10.76%) E-Commerce
9 69 (10.76%) Test Automation
10 62 (9.67%) Continuous Integration
11 59 (9.20%) ITIL
12 57 (8.89%) Analytics
13 56 (8.74%) Web Development
14 55 (8.58%) Stakeholder Management
15 52 (8.11%) BDD
16 47 (7.33%) Project Management
17 46 (7.18%) CRM
18 45 (7.02%) Line Management
18 45 (7.02%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 157 (24.49%) JavaScript
2 146 (22.78%) SQL
3 108 (16.85%) C#
4 89 (13.88%) Java
5 86 (13.42%) PHP
6 23 (3.59%) Ruby
7 20 (3.12%) PROC SQL
7 20 (3.12%) SAS Macro
8 19 (2.96%) Python
9 15 (2.34%) T-SQL
10 12 (1.87%) VB.NET
11 11 (1.72%) C
11 11 (1.72%) C++
12 10 (1.56%) Scala
13 9 (1.40%) Go
13 9 (1.40%) Perl
14 8 (1.25%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.94%) ES6
15 6 (0.94%) GraphQL
16 5 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 100 (15.60%) Degree
2 26 (4.06%) ISEB
2 26 (4.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (3.74%) MCSE
4 23 (3.59%) CCNP
5 22 (3.43%) Master's Degree
6 19 (2.96%) ISTQB
7 18 (2.81%) Computer Science Degree
8 14 (2.18%) JNCIP
9 13 (2.03%) CCNA
10 8 (1.25%) Security Cleared
11 7 (1.09%) CISSP
12 6 (0.94%) MCSA
13 4 (0.62%) CREST Certified
13 4 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.47%) CCSM
14 3 (0.47%) CHECK Team Member
14 3 (0.47%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.47%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.99%) QA
2 20 (3.12%) SLA
3 12 (1.87%) GCP
4 10 (1.56%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.25%) GDPR
5 8 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.25%) PMO
6 7 (1.09%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.94%) COBIT
8 5 (0.78%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.47%) Web Application Security Consortium
10 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.16%) PSD2
System Software
1 44 (6.86%) Docker
2 41 (6.40%) Active Directory
3 22 (3.43%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.94%) XenApp
6 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.16%) NDS
7 1 (0.16%) Snort
7 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 57 (8.89%) Puppet
2 25 (3.90%) Kubernetes
3 19 (2.96%) Capistrano
4 17 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.94%) Ansible
5 6 (0.94%) Nagios
5 6 (0.94%) SCCM
5 6 (0.94%) Terraform
6 5 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (0.62%) SCOM
8 3 (0.47%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.31%) Ambari
9 2 (0.31%) Cacti
9 2 (0.31%) EdgeSight
9 2 (0.31%) OpenNMS
9 2 (0.31%) RANCID
10 1 (0.16%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.16%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 95 (14.82%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.46%) Cisco
3 24 (3.74%) Oracle
4 21 (3.28%) Dell
4 21 (3.28%) EqualLogic
4 21 (3.28%) VMware
5 19 (2.96%) Citrix
5 19 (2.96%) Juniper
6 14 (2.18%) Google
7 10 (1.56%) SAP
8 7 (1.09%) Percona
9 5 (0.78%) CheckPoint
9 5 (0.78%) Facebook
10 4 (0.62%) F5
10 4 (0.62%) HP
10 4 (0.62%) Intel
10 4 (0.62%) Riverbed
10 4 (0.62%) Zend
11 3 (0.47%) Panasonic
11 3 (0.47%) ServiceNow