Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > North West
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 61 55
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 643 636 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.29% 4.82% 4.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.79% 5.28% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 499 521 426
North West median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 11,107 12,051 10,460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.38% 91.35% 90.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8,942 9,705 8,741
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +10 446 £49,500 -1.00% 66
Cheshire +19 129 £48,500 +27.63% 19
Merseyside +35 42 £45,500 +30.00% 9
Lancashire -21 17 £32,500 -20.73% 8
Cumbria - 3 £42,500 -
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 337 (52.41%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (30.64%) Java
3 169 (26.28%) Scrum
4 162 (25.19%) Coaching
5 159 (24.73%) JavaScript
6 156 (24.26%) SQL
7 153 (23.79%) Software Engineering
8 136 (21.15%) TDD
9 123 (19.13%) C#
10 119 (18.51%) .NET
10 119 (18.51%) Continuous Integration
11 114 (17.73%) Microsoft
12 112 (17.42%) Finance
13 106 (16.49%) AngularJS
14 104 (16.17%) Test Automation
15 101 (15.71%) Python
16 97 (15.09%) DevOps
17 94 (14.62%) React
18 93 (14.46%) MVC
19 92 (14.31%) PHP
20 87 (13.53%) Web Services
20 87 (13.53%) Spring
21 86 (13.37%) MySQL
22 85 (13.22%) HTML
23 83 (12.91%) CSS
23 83 (12.91%) Analytical Skills
24 77 (11.98%) Amazon AWS
25 76 (11.82%) Linux
26 75 (11.66%) SDLC
26 75 (11.66%) Problem-Solving

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 (2.80%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.49%) Apache Solr
3 14 (2.18%) Apache Spark
4 12 (1.87%) Sitefinity
5 10 (1.56%) Apache
5 10 (1.56%) CMS
5 10 (1.56%) MS Exchange
6 9 (1.40%) IIS
6 9 (1.40%) SAS
7 8 (1.24%) Confluence
7 8 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (1.24%) Skype for Business
8 7 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.93%) nginx
9 6 (0.93%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.62%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.47%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (2.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 16 (2.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.62%) Infor SunSystems
3 3 (0.47%) BASE24
4 2 (0.31%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.16%) Magento
5 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.16%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.16%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 77 (11.98%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (7.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (3.73%) SaaS
4 23 (3.58%) GitHub
5 15 (2.33%) IaaS
5 15 (2.33%) Office 365
6 14 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (2.02%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (1.71%) PaaS
9 10 (1.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 9 (1.40%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
12 3 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.47%) G Suite
13 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.31%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 34 (5.29%) Firewall
2 22 (3.42%) DNS
3 20 (3.11%) Network Security
4 16 (2.49%) LAN
4 16 (2.49%) SAN
4 16 (2.49%) WAN
5 14 (2.18%) DHCP
5 14 (2.18%) HTTP
6 13 (2.02%) Cisco IOS
6 13 (2.02%) TCP/IP
7 11 (1.71%) VPN
8 9 (1.40%) Skype
8 9 (1.40%) SSL
9 8 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (1.09%) NAS
10 7 (1.09%) Unified Communications
11 5 (0.78%) VLAN
12 4 (0.62%) OSPF
12 4 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (13.37%) MySQL
2 68 (10.58%) SQL Server
3 43 (6.69%) Big Data
4 36 (5.60%) Hadoop
5 29 (4.51%) Relational Database
6 28 (4.35%) NoSQL
7 24 (3.73%) MongoDB
8 21 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (1.87%) RDBMS
12 11 (1.71%) Redis
12 11 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.78%) Datomic
14 5 (0.78%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 69 (10.73%) Git (software)
2 44 (6.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (6.69%) Jenkins
4 41 (6.38%) JIRA
5 19 (2.95%) Selenium
6 17 (2.64%) Octopus Deploy
7 16 (2.49%) Visual Studio
8 13 (2.02%) gulp
9 12 (1.87%) JUnit
9 12 (1.87%) MSBuild
9 12 (1.87%) Subversion
10 7 (1.09%) Bitbucket
10 7 (1.09%) SoapUI
10 7 (1.09%) TeamCity
11 6 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (0.93%) CA Release Automation
11 6 (0.93%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.78%) Gradle
12 5 (0.78%) Vagrant
13 4 (0.62%) Grunt
General
1 112 (17.42%) Finance
2 50 (7.78%) Retail
3 31 (4.82%) Banking
4 29 (4.51%) Advertising
5 21 (3.27%) Games
6 19 (2.95%) Retail Banking
7 18 (2.80%) Legal
7 18 (2.80%) Marketing
8 13 (2.02%) Electronics
9 9 (1.40%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.40%) Military
10 8 (1.24%) Law
11 6 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.93%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.78%) Automotive
12 5 (0.78%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.16%) French Language
13 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.16%) German Language
13 1 (0.16%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 160 (24.88%) Developer
2 76 (11.82%) Software Engineer
3 63 (9.80%) Analyst
4 47 (7.31%) Senior Developer
5 41 (6.38%) Java Engineer
6 40 (6.22%) .NET Developer
7 38 (5.91%) Senior Analyst
7 38 (5.91%) Senior Software Engineer
8 37 (5.75%) Java Software Engineer
8 37 (5.75%) Technical Leader
9 36 (5.60%) DevOps Engineer
10 31 (4.82%) Lead Developer
11 30 (4.67%) Team Leader
12 29 (4.51%) Architect
13 26 (4.04%) C# Developer
14 25 (3.89%) Support Engineer
15 23 (3.58%) Java Developer
16 21 (3.27%) C# .NET Developer
16 21 (3.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 21 (3.27%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (18.51%) .NET
2 106 (16.49%) AngularJS
3 94 (14.62%) React
4 87 (13.53%) Spring
4 87 (13.53%) Web Services
5 85 (13.22%) HTML
6 83 (12.91%) CSS
7 49 (7.62%) RESTful
8 43 (6.69%) Node.js
9 42 (6.53%) HTML5
10 37 (5.75%) ASP.NET
11 36 (5.60%) CSS3
12 35 (5.44%) Spring Boot
13 33 (5.13%) REST
14 32 (4.98%) ASP.NET Web API
14 32 (4.98%) Java EE
15 31 (4.82%) .NET Framework
15 31 (4.82%) J2EE
15 31 (4.82%) SOAP
16 30 (4.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 83 (12.91%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (6.53%) Self-Motivation
3 41 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 39 (6.07%) Greenfield Project
5 31 (4.82%) Computer Science
6 30 (4.67%) User Experience
7 27 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (3.27%) Mobile App
9 18 (2.80%) Fintech
10 13 (2.02%) Cloud Native
11 12 (1.87%) Smart Meter
12 10 (1.56%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 9 (1.40%) Life Science
13 9 (1.40%) Xbox
14 8 (1.24%) N-Tier
15 7 (1.09%) Data Centre
15 7 (1.09%) Driving Licence
16 6 (0.93%) Client/Server
16 6 (0.93%) Smart Energy
17 5 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 76 (11.82%) Linux
2 71 (11.04%) Windows
3 34 (5.29%) Windows Server
4 18 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (2.64%) Unix
5 17 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (2.18%) Android
7 6 (0.93%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.78%) CentOS
8 5 (0.78%) pSOS
9 4 (0.62%) Debian
9 4 (0.62%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.62%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.31%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.16%) AIX
11 1 (0.16%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.16%) HPUX
11 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (52.41%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (26.28%) Scrum
3 162 (25.19%) Coaching
4 153 (23.79%) Software Engineering
5 136 (21.15%) TDD
6 119 (18.51%) Continuous Integration
7 104 (16.17%) Test Automation
8 97 (15.09%) DevOps
9 93 (14.46%) MVC
10 75 (11.66%) Problem-Solving
10 75 (11.66%) SDLC
11 71 (11.04%) BDD
12 65 (10.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 63 (9.80%) Line Management
14 62 (9.64%) Microservices
15 60 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
16 57 (8.86%) Web Development
17 56 (8.71%) Kanban
18 55 (8.55%) E-Commerce
19 49 (7.62%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 197 (30.64%) Java
2 159 (24.73%) JavaScript
3 156 (24.26%) SQL
4 123 (19.13%) C#
5 101 (15.71%) Python
6 92 (14.31%) PHP
7 39 (6.07%) R
8 36 (5.60%) Ruby
9 35 (5.44%) T-SQL
10 24 (3.73%) C
11 23 (3.58%) C++
12 20 (3.11%) Go
13 19 (2.95%) Java 8
14 18 (2.80%) Scala
15 17 (2.64%) PowerShell
16 16 (2.49%) VB.NET
17 13 (2.02%) Bash Shell
18 12 (1.87%) TypeScript
19 10 (1.56%) Perl
20 8 (1.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 70 (10.89%) Degree
2 29 (4.51%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (2.95%) SC Cleared
5 16 (2.49%) MCSE
6 15 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (2.02%) CISSP
7 13 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
7 13 (2.02%) MCSA
8 11 (1.71%) CCNP
9 10 (1.56%) SANS
10 9 (1.40%) CREST Certified
10 9 (1.40%) MCTS
11 8 (1.24%) CCNA
12 7 (1.09%) ISEB
12 7 (1.09%) ISTQB
12 7 (1.09%) Master's Degree
12 7 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (0.93%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.93%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.53%) QA
2 29 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (3.11%) GDPR
4 12 (1.87%) PMO
5 11 (1.71%) ISO 9001
6 8 (1.24%) Data Quality
6 8 (1.24%) PCI DSS
6 8 (1.24%) SLA
7 6 (0.93%) Web Application Security Consortium
8 4 (0.62%) ISO 22301
9 2 (0.31%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.16%) GCP
10 1 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 47 (7.31%) Docker
2 46 (7.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 24 (3.73%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.93%) vSphere
6 5 (0.78%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.62%) Firmware
8 3 (0.47%) XenServer
9 2 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 58 (9.02%) Puppet
2 45 (7.00%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (4.98%) Ansible
4 13 (2.02%) Terraform
5 9 (1.40%) Docker Swarm
6 7 (1.09%) SCCM
7 6 (0.93%) SCOM
8 5 (0.78%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.62%) Consul
9 4 (0.62%) Grafana
9 4 (0.62%) Graphite
9 4 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.62%) Kibana
9 4 (0.62%) logstash
9 4 (0.62%) Mesos
9 4 (0.62%) Nagios
9 4 (0.62%) Opsview
9 4 (0.62%) Packer
9 4 (0.62%) Salt
9 4 (0.62%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 114 (17.73%) Microsoft
2 53 (8.24%) VMware
3 35 (5.44%) Cisco
4 32 (4.98%) Oracle
5 23 (3.58%) Google
6 14 (2.18%) Xamarin
7 12 (1.87%) Citrix
8 11 (1.71%) Atlassian
9 9 (1.40%) Red Hat
10 8 (1.24%) Sitecore
10 8 (1.24%) SolarWinds
11 7 (1.09%) Capita
12 6 (0.93%) Progress
12 6 (0.93%) Remedy
12 6 (0.93%) SAP
12 6 (0.93%) Twitter
12 6 (0.93%) Veeam
13 5 (0.78%) Cloudera
13 5 (0.78%) Sun
14 4 (0.62%) HP