Period
to 16 September 2019

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 16 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > North West
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 44 59
Rank change year-on-year +22 +15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 974 661 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.29% 5.62% 5.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.89% 6.15% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 693 543 531
North West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,599 £32,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £72,222 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 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 9,853 10,745 12,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 94.03% 91.39% 91.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7,428 8,629 9,598
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,675 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,701 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 16 September 2019.

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 16 September 2019. 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 +18 652 £55,000 +15.79% 87
Lancashire +41 196 £52,298 +9.78% 11
Cheshire +12 96 £48,750 +0.52% 21
Merseyside -23 21 £45,000 -1.10% 6
Cumbria -2 7 £38,000 -10.59% 1
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, 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.

1 571 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 459 (47.13%) Coaching
3 185 (18.99%) Software Engineering
4 174 (17.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 165 (16.94%) Microsoft
6 158 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
6 158 (16.22%) Test Automation
7 153 (15.71%) DevOps
8 151 (15.50%) JavaScript
9 141 (14.48%) SQL
10 140 (14.37%) Java
10 140 (14.37%) TDD
10 140 (14.37%) QA
11 137 (14.07%) Continuous Improvement
12 136 (13.96%) Azure
13 134 (13.76%) HTML
14 131 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
15 124 (12.73%) AWS
16 119 (12.22%) CSS
17 118 (12.11%) .NET
17 118 (12.11%) User Experience
18 116 (11.91%) C#
19 112 (11.50%) Microservices
20 107 (10.99%) Linux
20 107 (10.99%) Degree
21 106 (10.88%) Technical Leadership
22 102 (10.47%) Git (software)
23 101 (10.37%) Scrum
24 99 (10.16%) Line Management
25 98 (10.06%) React

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 38 (3.90%) Skype for Business
2 35 (3.59%) Confluence
3 17 (1.75%) WebSphere
4 13 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 13 (1.33%) CMS
5 12 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.13%) MS Exchange
6 11 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
7 10 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (1.03%) Umbraco
8 9 (0.92%) IIS
9 7 (0.72%) Tuxedo
10 6 (0.62%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (0.62%) SAS
11 4 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.21%) Apache
12 2 (0.21%) WordPress
13 1 (0.10%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (2.05%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.92%) SAP Hybris
3 8 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (0.82%) Oracle Cash Management
3 8 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (0.82%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.62%) Magento
5 5 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
6 3 (0.31%) SAP EWM
7 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 136 (13.96%) Azure
2 124 (12.73%) AWS
3 68 (6.98%) Office 365
4 46 (4.72%) GitHub
5 41 (4.21%) Serverless
6 28 (2.87%) SaaS
7 27 (2.77%) AWS Lambda
8 25 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
9 22 (2.26%) GCP
10 20 (2.05%) IaaS
10 20 (2.05%) Power Platform
11 19 (1.95%) PaaS
12 8 (0.82%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.41%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.41%) FinancialForce
13 4 (0.41%) Slack
14 3 (0.31%) Google Analytics
15 2 (0.21%) Engine Yard
15 2 (0.21%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 92 (9.45%) Broadband
2 38 (3.90%) Skype
3 33 (3.39%) Network Security
3 33 (3.39%) WAN
4 32 (3.29%) Intranet
5 31 (3.18%) DNS
6 28 (2.87%) Firewall
7 27 (2.77%) LAN
8 25 (2.57%) TCP/IP
9 23 (2.36%) DHCP
10 22 (2.26%) IP Telephony
11 14 (1.44%) Cisco IPT
11 14 (1.44%) Internet
12 12 (1.23%) VoIP
12 12 (1.23%) Wireless
13 11 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (0.92%) VPN
15 8 (0.82%) Extranet
16 6 (0.62%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (8.21%) SQL Server
2 60 (6.16%) MongoDB
2 60 (6.16%) Relational Database
3 50 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 40 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
5 37 (3.80%) MySQL
6 22 (2.26%) RDBMS
7 21 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (2.05%) Oracle Database
8 20 (2.05%) Power BI
8 20 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 19 (1.95%) Big Data
10 18 (1.85%) DB2
10 18 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
10 18 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (1.75%) Neo4j
12 10 (1.03%) Apache Hive
12 10 (1.03%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (0.72%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 102 (10.47%) Git (software)
2 73 (7.49%) JIRA
3 38 (3.90%) GitLab
4 34 (3.49%) Jenkins
5 33 (3.39%) Selenium
6 27 (2.77%) SoapUI
7 19 (1.95%) Grunt
7 19 (1.95%) gulp
7 19 (1.95%) Maven
8 17 (1.75%) Cucumber
9 16 (1.64%) Visual Studio
10 15 (1.54%) webpack
11 13 (1.33%) Eclipse
12 10 (1.03%) JMeter
13 8 (0.82%) HP UFT
13 8 (0.82%) Mercurial
13 8 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (0.82%) Subversion
14 7 (0.72%) Gradle
15 6 (0.62%) Jasmine
General
1 96 (9.86%) Public Sector
2 83 (8.52%) Banking
3 77 (7.91%) Finance
4 51 (5.24%) Telecoms
5 50 (5.13%) Automotive
6 34 (3.49%) Retail
7 23 (2.36%) Marketing
8 22 (2.26%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.85%) Legal
10 8 (0.82%) General Ledger
11 7 (0.72%) Back Office
12 6 (0.62%) Games
13 5 (0.51%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.51%) Electronics
14 4 (0.41%) Billing
15 3 (0.31%) Law
15 3 (0.31%) Local Government
16 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.10%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.10%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 193 (19.82%) Developer
2 119 (12.22%) Software Engineer
3 76 (7.80%) Senior Developer
4 71 (7.29%) Architect
5 65 (6.67%) Analyst
5 65 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 58 (5.95%) Principal Engineer
7 53 (5.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 52 (5.34%) Senior Software Engineer
9 40 (4.11%) Team Leader
10 38 (3.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 38 (3.90%) Lead Developer
11 36 (3.70%) Java Developer
12 33 (3.39%) React Developer
13 30 (3.08%) Business Analyst
14 29 (2.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 28 (2.87%) Senior Java Developer
16 27 (2.77%) Junior
17 26 (2.67%) Principal Software Engineer
18 25 (2.57%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (13.76%) HTML
2 119 (12.22%) CSS
3 118 (12.11%) .NET
4 98 (10.06%) React
5 89 (9.14%) Node.js
6 76 (7.80%) RESTful
7 70 (7.19%) AngularJS
8 57 (5.85%) GraphQL
9 41 (4.21%) XML
10 37 (3.80%) ASP.NET
10 37 (3.80%) HTML5
11 34 (3.49%) Sass
11 34 (3.49%) Spring
11 34 (3.49%) Vulkan
12 33 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
13 31 (3.18%) jQuery
14 30 (3.08%) Web Services
15 26 (2.67%) Swagger
16 25 (2.57%) Spring Boot
17 22 (2.26%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 118 (12.11%) User Experience
2 90 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (4.52%) Algorithms
4 40 (4.11%) Embedded Systems
5 39 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
6 31 (3.18%) Smartphone
7 28 (2.87%) Mobile App
8 27 (2.77%) Management Information System
9 26 (2.67%) Data Structures
10 24 (2.46%) Self-Motivation
11 23 (2.36%) BBC
12 21 (2.16%) Cloud Native
12 21 (2.16%) Robotics
13 19 (1.95%) Data Centre
14 14 (1.44%) Driving Licence
15 10 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (1.03%) Infotainment
15 10 (1.03%) Virtual Team
16 6 (0.62%) Client/Server
17 5 (0.51%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 107 (10.99%) Linux
2 70 (7.19%) Windows
3 69 (7.08%) Android
4 40 (4.11%) Tizen
5 31 (3.18%) Unix
6 26 (2.67%) Windows Server
7 24 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (1.64%) Apple iOS
10 14 (1.44%) HPUX
11 9 (0.92%) VME
11 9 (0.92%) Windows 10
12 8 (0.82%) Windows XP
13 6 (0.62%) AIX
14 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.31%) Data ONTAP
15 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.21%) CentOS
17 1 (0.10%) Solaris
17 1 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 571 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 459 (47.13%) Coaching
3 185 (18.99%) Software Engineering
4 174 (17.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 158 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
5 158 (16.22%) Test Automation
6 153 (15.71%) DevOps
7 140 (14.37%) TDD
8 137 (14.07%) Continuous Improvement
9 131 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
10 112 (11.50%) Microservices
11 106 (10.88%) Technical Leadership
12 101 (10.37%) Scrum
13 99 (10.16%) Line Management
14 95 (9.75%) SDLC
15 80 (8.21%) ITIL
15 80 (8.21%) Waterfall
16 76 (7.80%) Service Management
17 74 (7.60%) Stakeholder Management
18 72 (7.39%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 151 (15.50%) JavaScript
2 141 (14.48%) SQL
3 140 (14.37%) Java
4 116 (11.91%) C#
5 79 (8.11%) C++
6 68 (6.98%) Python
7 58 (5.95%) C
8 47 (4.83%) PHP
9 30 (3.08%) TypeScript
10 25 (2.57%) ES6
11 17 (1.75%) PowerShell
11 17 (1.75%) Ruby
12 15 (1.54%) Perl
12 15 (1.54%) T-SQL
13 13 (1.33%) Go
14 10 (1.03%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.03%) Java 8
14 10 (1.03%) JSX
14 10 (1.03%) Kotlin
15 8 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 107 (10.99%) Degree
2 28 (2.87%) ISTQB
3 20 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (1.85%) CCNP
4 18 (1.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 15 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (1.54%) Security Cleared
6 11 (1.13%) CCNA
7 8 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.51%) CISA
9 5 (0.51%) CISM
9 5 (0.51%) CISSP
9 5 (0.51%) PhD
9 5 (0.51%) VCAP
10 4 (0.41%) CCDP
10 4 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (0.41%) ISEB
10 4 (0.41%) Postgraduate
10 4 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (14.37%) QA
2 22 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (2.16%) GDPR
4 15 (1.54%) SLA
5 14 (1.44%) COBIT
5 14 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (1.03%) ISO 26262
7 9 (0.92%) PMO
8 7 (0.72%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.51%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.31%) WCAG
11 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.21%) NIST
12 1 (0.10%) BS7799
12 1 (0.10%) CDISC
12 1 (0.10%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.10%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 27 (2.77%) Docker
3 15 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.33%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (0.51%) VMware NSX
9 3 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.21%) RACF
10 2 (0.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.10%) IAG
11 1 (0.10%) NFS
11 1 (0.10%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (2.16%) CA Service Virtualization
1 21 (2.16%) Puppet
2 18 (1.85%) Ansible
3 17 (1.75%) Kubernetes
4 16 (1.64%) Terraform
5 10 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (0.92%) Jamf Pro
7 6 (0.62%) AirWatch
7 6 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (0.51%) SCCM
8 5 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (0.31%) Nessus
10 3 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.31%) vMotion
11 2 (0.21%) Ambari
11 2 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 165 (16.94%) Microsoft
2 69 (7.08%) Oracle
3 57 (5.85%) Cisco
4 51 (5.24%) Google
5 42 (4.31%) VMware
6 40 (4.11%) QNX
7 36 (3.70%) Genesys
8 23 (2.36%) CA
8 23 (2.36%) Citrix
9 21 (2.16%) SAP
10 20 (2.05%) Red Hat
11 18 (1.85%) Pega
12 16 (1.64%) Meraki
12 16 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (1.44%) BMC
14 12 (1.23%) HP
14 12 (1.23%) Sage
14 12 (1.23%) Sitecore
15 11 (1.13%) Tableau
16 10 (1.03%) IBM