Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > North West
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 61 71
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 686 518 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.19% 4.16% 3.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.76% 4.63% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 541 404 398
North West median annual salary £50,000 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.61% +1.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £64,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £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 11903 11196 11354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.00% 89.88% 89.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9476 9327 9381
North West median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £26,688 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,625 £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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +10 473 £50,000 +8.11% 42
Cheshire -5 114 £49,000 +15.29% 15
Merseyside +29 49 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Lancashire +15 46 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 280 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (24.05%) SQL
3 161 (23.47%) JavaScript
4 142 (20.70%) .NET
5 141 (20.55%) Coaching
6 138 (20.12%) CSS
7 136 (19.83%) Scrum
8 133 (19.39%) HTML
9 130 (18.95%) Java
10 125 (18.22%) Finance
10 125 (18.22%) TDD
11 124 (18.08%) Software Engineering
12 115 (16.76%) C#
13 109 (15.89%) MySQL
14 107 (15.60%) SQL Server
15 106 (15.45%) MVC
16 101 (14.72%) Web Services
16 101 (14.72%) Microsoft
17 97 (14.14%) Degree
18 95 (13.85%) AngularJS
19 94 (13.70%) DevOps
20 87 (12.68%) Windows
21 85 (12.39%) Linux
22 84 (12.24%) PHP
23 83 (12.10%) Test Automation
24 79 (11.52%) OO
25 78 (11.37%) E-Commerce
26 75 (10.93%) Continuous Integration
27 74 (10.79%) jQuery
28 72 (10.50%) 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 30 (4.37%) Apache Solr
2 27 (3.94%) MS Exchange
3 23 (3.35%) Apache
4 21 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (3.06%) SAS
5 18 (2.62%) IIS
6 13 (1.90%) SharePoint
6 13 (1.90%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.75%) nginx
8 11 (1.60%) Confluence
9 10 (1.46%) Apache Spark
10 5 (0.73%) Drupal
10 5 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.58%) CMS
11 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.58%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.44%) GeoServer
12 3 (0.44%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.44%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (2.33%) Magento
3 6 (0.87%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.73%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (0.58%) SAP MDM
6 3 (0.44%) Cognos Planning
6 3 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.44%) Epicor Tropos
7 2 (0.29%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.29%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.15%) SAP LE
8 1 (0.15%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 70 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (6.27%) Office 365
4 30 (4.37%) GitHub
5 23 (3.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 23 (3.35%) SaaS
6 22 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (2.77%) Google App Engine
8 8 (1.17%) IaaS
9 7 (1.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 7 (1.02%) Serverless
10 6 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
10 6 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.73%) Firebase
12 4 (0.58%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.58%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.58%) npm
12 4 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.79%) SAN
2 25 (3.64%) Firewall
3 19 (2.77%) HTTP
4 18 (2.62%) BGP
4 18 (2.62%) MPLS
4 18 (2.62%) OSPF
5 17 (2.48%) LAN
5 17 (2.48%) Network Security
5 17 (2.48%) WAN
6 14 (2.04%) DNS
7 12 (1.75%) SSL
8 11 (1.60%) DHCP
8 11 (1.60%) Internet
8 11 (1.60%) Wireless
9 10 (1.46%) VPN
10 9 (1.31%) VoIP
11 7 (1.02%) VLAN
12 6 (0.87%) Ethernet
12 6 (0.87%) HSRP
12 6 (0.87%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (15.89%) MySQL
2 107 (15.60%) SQL Server
3 43 (6.27%) NoSQL
4 26 (3.79%) Relational Database
5 22 (3.21%) Hadoop
6 20 (2.92%) Big Data
7 17 (2.48%) Base SAS
7 17 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (2.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 17 (2.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 17 (2.48%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 14 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (2.04%) MongoDB
9 12 (1.75%) RDBMS
9 12 (1.75%) Redis
10 10 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.17%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.17%) Power BI
13 6 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 55 (8.02%) Jenkins
2 52 (7.58%) JIRA
3 47 (6.85%) Git (software)
4 40 (5.83%) Selenium
5 23 (3.35%) Vagrant
6 20 (2.92%) PHPUnit
7 19 (2.77%) Codeception
8 17 (2.48%) ProC
9 16 (2.33%) WebDriver
10 15 (2.19%) Visual Studio
11 12 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (1.60%) Bitbucket
12 11 (1.60%) JUnit
13 10 (1.46%) Cucumber
13 10 (1.46%) Gradle
14 8 (1.17%) Robot Framework
14 8 (1.17%) TeamCity
15 7 (1.02%) git-flow
15 7 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 7 (1.02%) Xdebug
General
1 125 (18.22%) Finance
2 57 (8.31%) Retail
3 38 (5.54%) Banking
4 21 (3.06%) Advertising
5 20 (2.92%) Legal
6 17 (2.48%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.90%) Law
7 13 (1.90%) Marketing
8 12 (1.75%) Automotive
8 12 (1.75%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.46%) Back Office
10 8 (1.17%) French Language
10 8 (1.17%) German Language
10 8 (1.17%) Japanese Language
11 7 (1.02%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.73%) Games
12 5 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.29%) Military
14 1 (0.15%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 192 (27.99%) Developer
2 68 (9.91%) Senior Developer
3 57 (8.31%) Software Engineer
4 50 (7.29%) Lead Developer
5 49 (7.14%) Analyst
6 48 (7.00%) Team Leader
7 42 (6.12%) .NET Developer
8 33 (4.81%) Architect
8 33 (4.81%) C# Developer
9 30 (4.37%) PHP Developer
10 29 (4.23%) Java Engineer
10 29 (4.23%) Support Engineer
11 25 (3.64%) Business Analyst
11 25 (3.64%) Consultant
11 25 (3.64%) Java Software Engineer
11 25 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
12 23 (3.35%) IT Engineer
12 23 (3.35%) IT Support
12 23 (3.35%) Technical Leader
13 22 (3.21%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (20.70%) .NET
2 138 (20.12%) CSS
3 133 (19.39%) HTML
4 101 (14.72%) Web Services
5 95 (13.85%) AngularJS
6 74 (10.79%) jQuery
7 72 (10.50%) RESTful
8 69 (10.06%) HTML5
9 60 (8.75%) Spring
10 58 (8.45%) React
11 55 (8.02%) Node.js
12 50 (7.29%) ASP.NET
13 40 (5.83%) JSON
14 39 (5.69%) .NET Framework
15 38 (5.54%) SOAP
15 38 (5.54%) XML
16 36 (5.25%) CSS3
17 32 (4.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 31 (4.52%) REST
19 30 (4.37%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (6.71%) Enterprise Software
3 39 (5.69%) Computer Science
4 28 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (3.64%) Driving Licence
6 19 (2.77%) Mobile App
6 19 (2.77%) User Experience
7 17 (2.48%) iPad
8 13 (1.90%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.60%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.46%) Private Cloud
10 10 (1.46%) Replication
11 9 (1.31%) Fintech
12 7 (1.02%) Xbox
13 6 (0.87%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.87%) FMCG
13 6 (0.87%) NHS
13 6 (0.87%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.73%) N-Tier
15 4 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 87 (12.68%) Windows
2 85 (12.39%) Linux
3 38 (5.54%) Unix
4 36 (5.25%) Windows Server
5 22 (3.21%) Windows 7
6 19 (2.77%) Android
6 19 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (2.19%) Apple iOS
8 10 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.17%) CentOS
10 7 (1.02%) Windows 10
10 7 (1.02%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.73%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.58%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.29%) SUSE
14 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.15%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (20.55%) Coaching
3 136 (19.83%) Scrum
4 125 (18.22%) TDD
5 124 (18.08%) Software Engineering
6 106 (15.45%) MVC
7 94 (13.70%) DevOps
8 83 (12.10%) Test Automation
9 79 (11.52%) OO
10 78 (11.37%) E-Commerce
11 75 (10.93%) Continuous Integration
12 67 (9.77%) Analytics
13 60 (8.75%) SDLC
14 59 (8.60%) BDD
14 59 (8.60%) Web Development
15 57 (8.31%) CRM
15 57 (8.31%) ITIL
16 52 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
17 50 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
18 46 (6.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (24.05%) SQL
2 161 (23.47%) JavaScript
3 130 (18.95%) Java
4 115 (16.76%) C#
5 84 (12.24%) PHP
6 32 (4.66%) Python
7 25 (3.64%) Ruby
8 20 (2.92%) T-SQL
9 19 (2.77%) C
10 18 (2.62%) C++
11 17 (2.48%) PROC SQL
11 17 (2.48%) SAS Macro
11 17 (2.48%) Scala
12 13 (1.90%) VB.NET
13 12 (1.75%) Go
14 8 (1.17%) GraphQL
14 8 (1.17%) R
15 6 (0.87%) ES6
15 6 (0.87%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.73%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 97 (14.14%) Degree
2 29 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (3.79%) Master's Degree
4 25 (3.64%) MCSE
5 23 (3.35%) ISEB
6 22 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (3.21%) ISTQB
7 20 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
8 18 (2.62%) CCNP
9 12 (1.75%) CCNA
10 10 (1.46%) JNCIP
11 9 (1.31%) Security Cleared
12 7 (1.02%) CISSP
12 7 (1.02%) SC Cleared
13 5 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.73%) MCSA
14 4 (0.58%) CREST Certified
14 4 (0.58%) GCIA
14 4 (0.58%) GCIH
14 4 (0.58%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (8.31%) QA
2 20 (2.92%) SLA
3 15 (2.19%) GCP
4 11 (1.60%) Data Quality
4 11 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.60%) PMO
5 10 (1.46%) GDPR
6 9 (1.31%) COBIT
7 8 (1.17%) PCI DSS
8 7 (1.02%) Web Application Security Consortium
9 4 (0.58%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.15%) GPG13
10 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.15%) PSD2
System Software
1 47 (6.85%) Docker
2 43 (6.27%) Active Directory
3 27 (3.94%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.58%) Snort
5 4 (0.58%) XenApp
6 3 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 45 (6.56%) Puppet
2 23 (3.35%) Kubernetes
3 22 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (2.77%) Capistrano
5 14 (2.04%) SCCM
6 6 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.73%) Nagios
8 4 (0.58%) Ansible
8 4 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.58%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 4 (0.58%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.44%) SCOM
9 3 (0.44%) Terraform
10 2 (0.29%) Ambari
10 2 (0.29%) EdgeSight
11 1 (0.15%) Cacti
11 1 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.15%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.15%) Kibana
11 1 (0.15%) RANCID
Vendors
1 101 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 28 (4.08%) Oracle
3 27 (3.94%) Cisco
4 21 (3.06%) Dell
4 21 (3.06%) EqualLogic
4 21 (3.06%) Google
4 21 (3.06%) VMware
5 15 (2.19%) Citrix
6 12 (1.75%) Juniper
7 11 (1.60%) Capita
8 8 (1.17%) SAP
9 7 (1.02%) Percona
9 7 (1.02%) Zend
10 6 (0.87%) Splunk
11 4 (0.58%) Facebook
11 4 (0.58%) McAfee
11 4 (0.58%) NetWitness
11 4 (0.58%) Sourcefire
11 4 (0.58%) Trend Micro
12 3 (0.44%) Epicor