Period
to 24 February 2020

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 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > North West
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 32 58
Rank change year-on-year +6 +26 +15
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 650 718 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.74% 7.06% 5.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.41% 7.70% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 511 623 500
North West median annual salary £53,382 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.06% -3.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £31,750
90th Percentile £72,660 £69,369 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 7,730 9,327 11,744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 92.07% 91.66% 92.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6,121 7,482 9,425
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 24 February 2020.

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 24 February 2020. 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 +4 421 £55,000 +17.26% 84
Lancashire +5 111 £53,345 +7.09% 14
Cheshire +32 83 £45,000 -18.18% 26
Cumbria - 18 £40,000 - 3
Merseyside -9 16 £45,000 -6.01% 6
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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 North West region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 388 (59.69%) Agile Software Development
2 335 (51.54%) Coaching
3 142 (21.85%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 138 (21.23%) JavaScript
5 131 (20.15%) Azure
6 121 (18.62%) AWS
7 120 (18.46%) DevOps
8 117 (18.00%) Microsoft
9 114 (17.54%) SQL
10 111 (17.08%) Java
11 109 (16.77%) Software Engineering
12 104 (16.00%) .NET
13 96 (14.77%) C#
13 96 (14.77%) Problem-Solving
14 84 (12.92%) TDD
15 78 (12.00%) HTML
16 71 (10.92%) Banking
16 71 (10.92%) Test Automation
17 70 (10.77%) CSS
18 69 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
19 68 (10.46%) Windows
19 68 (10.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 68 (10.46%) Public Sector
20 67 (10.31%) Scrum
21 64 (9.85%) ITIL
21 64 (9.85%) User Experience
22 63 (9.69%) Finance
23 60 (9.23%) Office 365
24 58 (8.92%) Microservices
25 56 (8.62%) Analytics

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 30 (4.62%) Skype for Business
2 18 (2.77%) Confluence
3 12 (1.85%) MS Exchange
4 9 (1.38%) IIS
4 9 (1.38%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
5 8 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (0.92%) CMS
7 4 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.31%) Apache
9 2 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.31%) PowerExchange
9 2 (0.31%) SAS
9 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.15%) nginx
10 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
Applications
1 35 (5.38%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (2.62%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.62%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.46%) SAP Retail
3 3 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.46%) SAP SCM
3 3 (0.46%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.15%) Finacle
4 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 131 (20.15%) Azure
2 121 (18.62%) AWS
3 60 (9.23%) Office 365
4 28 (4.31%) GCP
5 27 (4.15%) GitHub
6 21 (3.23%) SaaS
7 16 (2.46%) Serverless
8 15 (2.31%) IaaS
8 15 (2.31%) PaaS
9 10 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (1.38%) Amazon S3
11 8 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (1.23%) Power Platform
12 7 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (0.77%) AWS CloudTrail
13 5 (0.77%) Trello
13 5 (0.77%) WhatsApp
14 4 (0.62%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.92%) Intranet
1 32 (4.92%) Skype
2 20 (3.08%) Firewall
3 19 (2.92%) DNS
4 17 (2.62%) VoIP
5 15 (2.31%) ATM
6 14 (2.15%) LAN
7 12 (1.85%) DHCP
7 12 (1.85%) WAN
8 10 (1.54%) Internet
8 10 (1.54%) SMS
9 8 (1.23%) NetScaler
9 8 (1.23%) TCP/IP
9 8 (1.23%) VPN
10 7 (1.08%) Cisco IPT
10 7 (1.08%) IP Telephony
11 5 (0.77%) Kerberos
11 5 (0.77%) MPLS
11 5 (0.77%) Unified Communications
12 4 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (8.31%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.54%) NoSQL
2 36 (5.54%) Relational Database
3 35 (5.38%) MongoDB
4 28 (4.31%) MySQL
5 21 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (2.46%) Big Data
6 16 (2.46%) RDBMS
7 13 (2.00%) Neo4j
7 13 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 13 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 10 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.23%) Power BI
10 7 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (1.08%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.08%) Redis
10 7 (1.08%) SAP HANA
10 7 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 54 (8.31%) Jenkins
2 48 (7.38%) JIRA
3 44 (6.77%) Git (software)
4 39 (6.00%) Selenium
5 31 (4.77%) GitLab
6 26 (4.00%) SoapUI
7 21 (3.23%) Visual Studio
8 13 (2.00%) Cucumber
9 11 (1.69%) WebDriver
10 10 (1.54%) Maven
11 9 (1.38%) JMeter
12 8 (1.23%) Android Studio
12 8 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (1.23%) SpecFlow
12 8 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (1.08%) Artifactory
14 6 (0.92%) gulp
14 6 (0.92%) LoadRunner
15 5 (0.77%) Eclipse
15 5 (0.77%) Postman
General
1 71 (10.92%) Banking
2 68 (10.46%) Public Sector
3 63 (9.69%) Finance
4 17 (2.62%) Retail
5 12 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.38%) Aerospace
6 9 (1.38%) Back Office
6 9 (1.38%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.92%) Law
7 6 (0.92%) Marketing
8 5 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.77%) Legal
8 5 (0.77%) Military
9 4 (0.62%) General Ledger
9 4 (0.62%) Local Government
10 3 (0.46%) Advertising
11 2 (0.31%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) Games
12 1 (0.15%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 138 (21.23%) Developer
2 63 (9.69%) Software Engineer
3 60 (9.23%) Architect
4 53 (8.15%) Analyst
5 48 (7.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 46 (7.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 41 (6.31%) Senior Developer
8 35 (5.38%) Lead Developer
9 26 (4.00%) .NET Developer
9 26 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
10 24 (3.69%) Team Leader
10 24 (3.69%) Test Analyst
11 23 (3.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 22 (3.38%) Service Manager
13 21 (3.23%) Senior Manager
13 21 (3.23%) Senior Test Analyst
14 19 (2.92%) Java Developer
15 18 (2.77%) Site Engineer
15 18 (2.77%) Site Reliability Engineer
16 17 (2.62%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (16.00%) .NET
2 78 (12.00%) HTML
3 70 (10.77%) CSS
4 48 (7.38%) React
5 46 (7.08%) Node.js
5 46 (7.08%) Web Services
6 42 (6.46%) AngularJS
6 42 (6.46%) RESTful
7 30 (4.62%) .NET Framework
8 25 (3.85%) ASP.NET
8 25 (3.85%) REST
9 23 (3.54%) Entity Framework
9 23 (3.54%) HTML5
10 21 (3.23%) .NET Core
11 20 (3.08%) Spring
12 16 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (2.31%) Apache Flex
13 15 (2.31%) GraphQL
13 15 (2.31%) React Native
14 14 (2.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (9.85%) User Experience
2 54 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (6.62%) Mobile App
4 27 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (3.54%) Greenfield Project
6 21 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
7 20 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
8 13 (2.00%) Public Cloud
9 11 (1.69%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.54%) IVR
11 9 (1.38%) Blog
11 9 (1.38%) Cloud Native
11 9 (1.38%) Mainframe
12 8 (1.23%) Driving Licence
12 8 (1.23%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 4 (0.62%) HoloLens
13 4 (0.62%) W3C
14 3 (0.46%) NHS
14 3 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 68 (10.46%) Windows
2 56 (8.62%) Linux
3 40 (6.15%) Windows Server
4 22 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (3.08%) Unix
6 18 (2.77%) Android
6 18 (2.77%) Windows 10
7 17 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (1.85%) VMS
10 11 (1.69%) Windows 7
11 9 (1.38%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.23%) Windows 8
13 7 (1.08%) HPUX
14 6 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.77%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.77%) VME
16 3 (0.46%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.31%) AIX
18 1 (0.15%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (59.69%) Agile Software Development
2 335 (51.54%) Coaching
3 142 (21.85%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 120 (18.46%) DevOps
5 109 (16.77%) Software Engineering
6 96 (14.77%) Problem-Solving
7 84 (12.92%) TDD
8 71 (10.92%) Test Automation
9 69 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
10 68 (10.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 67 (10.31%) Scrum
12 64 (9.85%) ITIL
13 58 (8.92%) Microservices
14 56 (8.62%) Analytics
15 53 (8.15%) E-Commerce
15 53 (8.15%) Service Management
16 50 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
17 45 (6.92%) Service Delivery
18 44 (6.77%) OO
19 40 (6.15%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 138 (21.23%) JavaScript
2 114 (17.54%) SQL
3 111 (17.08%) Java
4 96 (14.77%) C#
5 51 (7.85%) Python
6 28 (4.31%) PHP
7 21 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 14 (2.15%) Kotlin
9 12 (1.85%) C
9 12 (1.85%) Scala
10 11 (1.69%) Ruby
10 11 (1.69%) TypeScript
11 10 (1.54%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.54%) Java 8
11 10 (1.54%) T-SQL
11 10 (1.54%) VB
12 6 (0.92%) ABAP
12 6 (0.92%) Groovy
13 5 (0.77%) Go
14 4 (0.62%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 28 (4.31%) Degree
2 19 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.15%) DBS Check
4 12 (1.85%) MCSD
5 11 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (1.54%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.23%) CISSP
8 7 (1.08%) MCSE
9 6 (0.92%) CISA
9 6 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.92%) CISM
9 6 (0.92%) HNC
9 6 (0.92%) HND
10 5 (0.77%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.62%) CCNA
11 4 (0.62%) ISEB
11 4 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.62%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.46%) CCNP
12 3 (0.46%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.85%) QA
2 22 (3.38%) GDPR
3 20 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (2.77%) SLA
5 10 (1.54%) PCI DSS
6 9 (1.38%) Data Quality
7 7 (1.08%) COBIT
7 7 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 4 (0.62%) NIST
8 4 (0.62%) PA-DSS
8 4 (0.62%) PMO
9 2 (0.31%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.15%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 52 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (4.15%) Docker
3 26 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (2.46%) vSphere
5 12 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 12 (1.85%) XenApp
6 11 (1.69%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 8 (1.23%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.77%) RACF
10 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.15%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.15%) zsh
Systems Management
1 35 (5.38%) Kubernetes
2 23 (3.54%) Ansible
3 19 (2.92%) Puppet
4 12 (1.85%) SCCM
5 9 (1.38%) Single Sign-On
6 8 (1.23%) Terraform
6 8 (1.23%) XenMobile
7 7 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.92%) AirWatch
8 6 (0.92%) WSUS
9 5 (0.77%) Jamf Pro
9 5 (0.77%) Packer
10 4 (0.62%) CA Service Virtualization
10 4 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (0.46%) Pacemaker
12 1 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
12 1 (0.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 117 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 53 (8.15%) VMware
3 44 (6.77%) Oracle
4 28 (4.31%) Google
5 27 (4.15%) Cisco
6 26 (4.00%) Genesys
7 25 (3.85%) ServiceNow
8 24 (3.69%) Citrix
9 20 (3.08%) Dynatrace
10 19 (2.92%) WorldPay
11 18 (2.77%) FIS
12 15 (2.31%) SAP
13 12 (1.85%) Sitecore
14 10 (1.54%) Avaya
14 10 (1.54%) CA
14 10 (1.54%) Red Hat
15 9 (1.38%) HP
16 8 (1.23%) Actuate
16 8 (1.23%) IBM
17 6 (0.92%) Apple