Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > North West
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 58 54
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 681 647 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.79% 5.06% 4.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.37% 5.56% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 564 503 422
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,050 £30,638
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% 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 10,693 11,643 11,073
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.93% 91.05% 90.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8,559 9,258 9,253
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

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 17 October 2018.

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 17 October 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
Manchester +17 497 £45,000 -10.00% 101
Cheshire +11 100 £50,000 +11.11% 17
Lancashire +12 43 £48,443 +29.18% 14
Merseyside +16 36 £45,500 +1.11% 7
Cumbria - 1 £42,500 -
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 North West region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 340 (49.93%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (28.93%) SQL
3 182 (26.73%) Coaching
4 158 (23.20%) Finance
5 157 (23.05%) Java
6 151 (22.17%) Microsoft
7 146 (21.44%) Software Engineering
8 134 (19.68%) Windows
9 127 (18.65%) Linux
10 126 (18.50%) Scrum
11 122 (17.91%) JavaScript
11 122 (17.91%) C#
12 116 (17.03%) DevOps
13 112 (16.45%) .NET
14 110 (16.15%) TDD
15 107 (15.71%) VMware
16 105 (15.42%) Continuous Integration
17 101 (14.83%) Information Security
18 94 (13.80%) Management Information System
18 94 (13.80%) VMware Infrastructure
19 90 (13.22%) Web Development
20 89 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
21 88 (12.92%) Test Automation
22 87 (12.78%) Amazon AWS
23 82 (12.04%) Web Services
24 80 (11.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
25 77 (11.31%) Python
25 77 (11.31%) HTML
25 77 (11.31%) MVC
25 77 (11.31%) AngularJS

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 18 (2.64%) Apache Solr
2 17 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.35%) IIS
4 11 (1.62%) CMS
5 10 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (1.17%) Apache Spark
6 8 (1.17%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (1.03%) Skype for Business
8 6 (0.88%) Drupal
8 6 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (0.88%) Sitefinity
8 6 (0.88%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.73%) Confluence
9 5 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.73%) WordPress
10 4 (0.59%) Apache
10 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.59%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 69 (10.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 18 (2.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (1.76%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (0.59%) InVision
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.59%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (0.29%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.29%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.15%) Magento
4 1 (0.15%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 87 (12.78%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (8.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (4.26%) SaaS
4 21 (3.08%) AWS CloudFormation
4 21 (3.08%) GitHub
5 19 (2.79%) Office 365
6 10 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.17%) PaaS
8 7 (1.03%) IaaS
9 4 (0.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.59%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.44%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.44%) G Suite
11 2 (0.29%) Slack
11 2 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 71 (10.43%) Network Security
2 57 (8.37%) Wi-Fi
3 36 (5.29%) Firewall
4 23 (3.38%) DNS
5 18 (2.64%) DHCP
6 17 (2.50%) SAN
7 16 (2.35%) LAN
8 15 (2.20%) WAN
9 13 (1.91%) VPN
10 11 (1.62%) HTTP
10 11 (1.62%) TCP/IP
11 7 (1.03%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (0.88%) Internet
12 6 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (0.88%) NAS
12 6 (0.88%) Skype
13 5 (0.73%) Broadband
13 5 (0.73%) SSL
13 5 (0.73%) Unified Communications
14 4 (0.59%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 62 (9.10%) MySQL
3 47 (6.90%) Big Data
4 34 (4.99%) Hadoop
5 29 (4.26%) Relational Database
6 25 (3.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 24 (3.52%) MongoDB
8 23 (3.38%) NoSQL
9 15 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (1.76%) RDBMS
13 9 (1.32%) Redis
14 7 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (0.88%) Apache Hive
15 6 (0.88%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
16 5 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 70 (10.28%) Git (software)
2 52 (7.64%) Jenkins
3 30 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (3.52%) JIRA
5 23 (3.38%) Visual Studio
6 17 (2.50%) gulp
7 15 (2.20%) Selenium
8 12 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (1.32%) Vagrant
11 7 (1.03%) CA Release Automation
11 7 (1.03%) Grunt
11 7 (1.03%) Hudson
12 6 (0.88%) MSBuild
12 6 (0.88%) Subversion
12 6 (0.88%) WebDriver
13 5 (0.73%) Bitbucket
13 5 (0.73%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.73%) JMeter
13 5 (0.73%) TeamCity
General
1 158 (23.20%) Finance
2 65 (9.54%) Legal
3 45 (6.61%) Retail
4 34 (4.99%) Marketing
5 31 (4.55%) Banking
6 26 (3.82%) Electronics
7 19 (2.79%) Military
8 18 (2.64%) Advertising
9 16 (2.35%) Games
10 14 (2.06%) Law
10 14 (2.06%) Retail Banking
11 10 (1.47%) Investment Banking
11 10 (1.47%) Manufacturing
12 7 (1.03%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.73%) Automotive
15 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 141 (20.70%) Developer
2 104 (15.27%) Analyst
3 82 (12.04%) Senior Analyst
4 62 (9.10%) Security Analyst
5 58 (8.52%) Senior Security Analyst
6 57 (8.37%) IT Analyst
6 57 (8.37%) IT Security Analyst
6 57 (8.37%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 54 (7.93%) Software Engineer
8 45 (6.61%) DevOps Engineer
9 39 (5.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 37 (5.43%) .NET Developer
10 37 (5.43%) Support Engineer
11 36 (5.29%) Lead Developer
12 35 (5.14%) Senior Developer
13 30 (4.41%) Senior Software Engineer
14 25 (3.67%) C# Developer
15 24 (3.52%) Architect
15 24 (3.52%) Technical Leader
16 23 (3.38%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (16.45%) .NET
2 82 (12.04%) Web Services
3 77 (11.31%) AngularJS
3 77 (11.31%) HTML
4 74 (10.87%) Spring
5 69 (10.13%) React
6 64 (9.40%) CSS
7 51 (7.49%) ASP.NET
8 37 (5.43%) Node.js
9 32 (4.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 31 (4.55%) .NET Framework
11 30 (4.41%) HTML5
12 29 (4.26%) RESTful
13 23 (3.38%) J2EE
14 21 (3.08%) CSS3
14 21 (3.08%) REST
14 21 (3.08%) XML
15 20 (2.94%) Hibernate
16 19 (2.79%) JAX-RS
17 16 (2.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 94 (13.80%) Management Information System
2 89 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (8.52%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 40 (5.87%) Self-Motivation
5 33 (4.85%) User Experience
6 28 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
7 26 (3.82%) Computer Science
8 18 (2.64%) Cloud Native
8 18 (2.64%) Fintech
9 15 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (2.20%) Mobile App
10 12 (1.76%) Smart Meter
11 10 (1.47%) N-Tier
12 7 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 6 (0.88%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.88%) Data Centre
13 6 (0.88%) Smart Energy
14 5 (0.73%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.73%) Life Science
14 5 (0.73%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 134 (19.68%) Windows
2 127 (18.65%) Linux
3 48 (7.05%) Windows Server
4 26 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (1.91%) Android
8 12 (1.76%) Windows 10
9 10 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.03%) Unix
10 7 (1.03%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.88%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.88%) CentOS
12 5 (0.73%) pSOS
13 4 (0.59%) Debian
14 3 (0.44%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.29%) DC/OS
15 2 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (49.93%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (26.73%) Coaching
3 146 (21.44%) Software Engineering
4 126 (18.50%) Scrum
5 116 (17.03%) DevOps
6 110 (16.15%) TDD
7 105 (15.42%) Continuous Integration
8 101 (14.83%) Information Security
9 90 (13.22%) Web Development
10 88 (12.92%) Test Automation
11 77 (11.31%) MVC
12 73 (10.72%) Disaster Recovery
13 71 (10.43%) SIEM
14 70 (10.28%) Data Protection
15 69 (10.13%) BDD
15 69 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
16 67 (9.84%) Business Continuity
16 67 (9.84%) Problem-Solving
16 67 (9.84%) SDLC
17 65 (9.54%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 197 (28.93%) SQL
2 157 (23.05%) Java
3 122 (17.91%) C#
3 122 (17.91%) JavaScript
4 77 (11.31%) Python
5 64 (9.40%) PHP
6 30 (4.41%) T-SQL
7 26 (3.82%) Ruby
8 25 (3.67%) C++
9 22 (3.23%) R
10 19 (2.79%) PowerShell
11 17 (2.50%) C
11 17 (2.50%) Scala
12 16 (2.35%) Bash Shell
12 16 (2.35%) Go
13 15 (2.20%) TypeScript
14 11 (1.62%) VB.NET
15 10 (1.47%) Java 8
16 8 (1.17%) Perl
17 4 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 71 (10.43%) Degree
2 63 (9.25%) CISSP
3 60 (8.81%) SANS
4 57 (8.37%) CREST Certified
5 24 (3.52%) Security Cleared
6 18 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (2.06%) SC Cleared
8 13 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
9 12 (1.76%) MCSE
10 11 (1.62%) DV Cleared
11 10 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (1.32%) CCNP
12 9 (1.32%) RHCE
12 9 (1.32%) RHCSA
13 8 (1.17%) MCSA
13 8 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (1.03%) MCTS
15 5 (0.73%) AWS Certification
15 5 (0.73%) CCNA
16 4 (0.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (11.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 77 (11.31%) GDPR
3 61 (8.96%) PCI DSS
4 38 (5.58%) QA
5 10 (1.47%) PMO
6 8 (1.17%) ISO 9001
6 8 (1.17%) SLA
7 7 (1.03%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.59%) COBIT
8 4 (0.59%) ISO 22301
9 2 (0.29%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.29%) WCAG
9 2 (0.29%) Web Application Security Consortium
10 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 94 (13.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (8.08%) Docker
3 35 (5.14%) Active Directory
4 21 (3.08%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (1.47%) vSphere
7 6 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (0.88%) Terminal Services
8 5 (0.73%) XenApp
8 5 (0.73%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.59%) Firmware
10 3 (0.44%) vCloud
10 3 (0.44%) XenServer
11 2 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.15%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 70 (10.28%) Puppet
2 50 (7.34%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (5.43%) Ansible
4 20 (2.94%) Docker Swarm
5 17 (2.50%) Kubernetes
5 17 (2.50%) Terraform
6 13 (1.91%) SCCM
7 11 (1.62%) Mesos
8 9 (1.32%) Consul
8 9 (1.32%) Grafana
8 9 (1.32%) Graphite
8 9 (1.32%) Nagios
8 9 (1.32%) Packer
9 7 (1.03%) Opsview
9 7 (1.03%) Salt
9 7 (1.03%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.59%) SCOM
11 3 (0.44%) Nessus
11 3 (0.44%) WSUS
12 2 (0.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 151 (22.17%) Microsoft
2 107 (15.71%) VMware
3 75 (11.01%) Cisco
4 29 (4.26%) Oracle
4 29 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 15 (2.20%) Google
6 14 (2.06%) Atlassian
7 12 (1.76%) HP
7 12 (1.76%) Xamarin
8 10 (1.47%) Cloudera
8 10 (1.47%) SAP
8 10 (1.47%) Sitecore
9 9 (1.32%) SolarWinds
10 8 (1.17%) Citrix
11 7 (1.03%) Splunk
12 5 (0.73%) ArcSight
12 5 (0.73%) Ivanti
12 5 (0.73%) Remedy
12 5 (0.73%) Sun
12 5 (0.73%) Twitter