Period
to 19 May 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 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > North West
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 54 64
Rank change year-on-year +25 +10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 743 649 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.38% 5.26% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.93% 5.68% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 488 500 473
North West median annual salary £49,694 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.61% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,617 £32,425 £29,750
90th Percentile £71,561 £66,250 £61,250
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 9,373 11,421 11,462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 93.12% 92.57% 92.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6,969 9,152 9,491
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 19 May 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 19 May 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 +17 505 £49,812 -0.38% 13
Lancashire +54 132 £52,925 +62.85%
Cheshire +8 78 £48,750 -2.50% 3
Merseyside -16 17 £56,250 +32.35% 2
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 19 May 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.

1 424 (57.07%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (37.95%) Coaching
3 165 (22.21%) JavaScript
4 156 (21.00%) Microsoft
5 147 (19.78%) Test Automation
6 142 (19.11%) HTML
7 141 (18.98%) Software Engineering
8 135 (18.17%) CSS
8 135 (18.17%) Microservices
9 132 (17.77%) DevOps
10 128 (17.23%) C#
11 125 (16.82%) Amazon AWS
12 124 (16.69%) Microsoft Azure
13 118 (15.88%) SQL
14 116 (15.61%) Continuous Improvement
15 115 (15.48%) Degree
16 114 (15.34%) Broadband
17 110 (14.80%) Problem-Solving
18 107 (14.40%) .NET
19 105 (14.13%) TDD
20 104 (14.00%) Finance
21 103 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
22 100 (13.46%) SDLC
23 99 (13.32%) Java
24 94 (12.65%) Linux
24 94 (12.65%) AngularJS
25 90 (12.11%) Technical Leadership
26 86 (11.57%) Windows
26 86 (11.57%) Node.js
27 85 (11.44%) Waterfall

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 21 (2.83%) Apache
2 19 (2.56%) Confluence
2 19 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (2.42%) Cloud Foundry
4 15 (2.02%) MS Exchange
4 15 (2.02%) WebSphere
5 13 (1.75%) IIS
6 11 (1.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 11 (1.48%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.21%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.21%) Umbraco
8 7 (0.94%) WebLogic
9 6 (0.81%) Drupal
10 5 (0.67%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.54%) nginx
11 4 (0.54%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.40%) NetWeaver
12 3 (0.40%) SAS
13 2 (0.27%) CMS
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 34 (4.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 13 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (1.48%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.27%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.13%) InVision
6 1 (0.13%) Marvel
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.13%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 17 (2.29%) Magento
2 9 (1.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.40%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.13%) Exstream
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 125 (16.82%) Amazon AWS
2 124 (16.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (3.10%) GitHub
5 21 (2.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 18 (2.42%) Office 365
6 18 (2.42%) Power Platform
7 17 (2.29%) Serverless
8 11 (1.48%) SaaS
9 9 (1.21%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (0.94%) IaaS
10 7 (0.94%) Slack
11 4 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.40%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (0.40%) FinancialForce
13 2 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (0.27%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.27%) npm
13 2 (0.27%) PaaS
13 2 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 114 (15.34%) Broadband
2 58 (7.81%) Network Security
3 41 (5.52%) Wi-Fi
4 36 (4.85%) WAN
5 35 (4.71%) DNS
6 34 (4.58%) LAN
6 34 (4.58%) TCP/IP
7 30 (4.04%) Firewall
8 25 (3.36%) DHCP
9 14 (1.88%) Internet
10 13 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (1.75%) VoIP
10 13 (1.75%) Wireless
11 10 (1.35%) HTTP
12 9 (1.21%) SSL
13 7 (0.94%) NetScaler
13 7 (0.94%) SMTP
14 6 (0.81%) VLAN
15 5 (0.67%) BGP
15 5 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (11.04%) SQL Server
2 67 (9.02%) MySQL
3 56 (7.54%) NoSQL
4 54 (7.27%) MongoDB
5 49 (6.59%) Relational Database
6 25 (3.36%) Big Data
7 19 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (2.42%) Neo4j
8 18 (2.42%) Power BI
9 14 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.48%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.21%) Data Mining
13 7 (0.94%) Apache Hive
13 7 (0.94%) Hadoop
14 6 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.67%) QlikView
15 5 (0.67%) Redis
16 4 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
16 4 (0.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 75 (10.09%) Git (software)
2 47 (6.33%) JIRA
3 39 (5.25%) Jenkins
4 24 (3.23%) SoapUI
5 20 (2.69%) GitLab
6 19 (2.56%) Maven
7 15 (2.02%) gulp
7 15 (2.02%) Selenium
8 14 (1.88%) Gradle
8 14 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (1.35%) webpack
10 7 (0.94%) HP UFT
10 7 (0.94%) JMeter
10 7 (0.94%) Visual Studio
10 7 (0.94%) WebDriver
11 6 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (0.81%) Burp Suite
11 6 (0.81%) Cucumber
11 6 (0.81%) Jasmine
11 6 (0.81%) LoadRunner
General
1 104 (14.00%) Finance
2 46 (6.19%) Legal
3 43 (5.79%) Telecoms
4 38 (5.11%) Retail
5 18 (2.42%) Banking
6 12 (1.62%) Marketing
7 8 (1.08%) Automotive
8 5 (0.67%) Games
9 4 (0.54%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.40%) Billing
11 2 (0.27%) Advertising
11 2 (0.27%) Law
11 2 (0.27%) Local Government
11 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 170 (22.88%) Developer
2 90 (12.11%) Software Engineer
3 78 (10.50%) Analyst
4 56 (7.54%) Principal Engineer
4 56 (7.54%) Senior Developer
5 50 (6.73%) Senior Analyst
6 44 (5.92%) Senior Software Engineer
7 36 (4.85%) Development Engineer
8 35 (4.71%) Architect
9 33 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
9 33 (4.44%) Test Engineer
10 32 (4.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 29 (3.90%) IT Analyst
12 28 (3.77%) Security Analyst
12 28 (3.77%) Senior Security Analyst
12 28 (3.77%) Software Development Engineer
13 27 (3.63%) Team Leader
14 26 (3.50%) IT Security Analyst
14 26 (3.50%) Senior Development Engineer
14 26 (3.50%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (19.11%) HTML
2 135 (18.17%) CSS
3 107 (14.40%) .NET
4 94 (12.65%) AngularJS
5 86 (11.57%) Node.js
6 85 (11.44%) RESTful
7 58 (7.81%) React
8 49 (6.59%) GraphQL
9 47 (6.33%) ASP.NET
10 43 (5.79%) HTML5
11 34 (4.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 31 (4.17%) Sass
13 29 (3.90%) Spring
14 28 (3.77%) jQuery
15 26 (3.50%) REST
16 25 (3.36%) CSS3
16 25 (3.36%) XML
17 23 (3.10%) Web Services
18 19 (2.56%) JSON
19 15 (2.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 79 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (10.09%) User Experience
3 44 (5.92%) Management Information System
4 40 (5.38%) Data Structures
5 26 (3.50%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 26 (3.50%) Greenfield Project
6 20 (2.69%) Cloud Native
6 20 (2.69%) Mobile App
7 17 (2.29%) Data Centre
8 14 (1.88%) Robotics
9 12 (1.62%) Algorithms
10 11 (1.48%) BBC
10 11 (1.48%) Public Cloud
11 10 (1.35%) Driving Licence
12 9 (1.21%) Smartphone
13 8 (1.08%) Replication
14 7 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
14 7 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
15 6 (0.81%) NHS
15 6 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 94 (12.65%) Linux
2 86 (11.57%) Windows
3 38 (5.11%) Windows Server
4 22 (2.96%) Unix
5 21 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (2.02%) Android
7 13 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.48%) Windows 10
9 8 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.94%) Tizen
11 6 (0.81%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.54%) Debian
12 4 (0.54%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.54%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.40%) AIX
13 3 (0.40%) pSOS
13 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (57.07%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (37.95%) Coaching
3 147 (19.78%) Test Automation
4 141 (18.98%) Software Engineering
5 135 (18.17%) Microservices
6 132 (17.77%) DevOps
7 116 (15.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 110 (14.80%) Problem-Solving
9 105 (14.13%) TDD
10 103 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
11 100 (13.46%) SDLC
12 90 (12.11%) Technical Leadership
13 85 (11.44%) Waterfall
14 80 (10.77%) Scrum
15 76 (10.23%) Line Management
16 73 (9.83%) OO
17 67 (9.02%) Web Development
18 64 (8.61%) Software Architecture
19 59 (7.94%) Project Management
20 58 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (22.21%) JavaScript
2 128 (17.23%) C#
3 118 (15.88%) SQL
4 99 (13.32%) Java
5 66 (8.88%) PHP
6 52 (7.00%) Python
7 49 (6.59%) TypeScript
8 48 (6.46%) C++
9 45 (6.06%) ES6
10 23 (3.10%) Bash Shell
10 23 (3.10%) PowerShell
11 18 (2.42%) JSX
12 17 (2.29%) Perl
13 16 (2.15%) T-SQL
14 15 (2.02%) Ruby
15 12 (1.62%) C
15 12 (1.62%) Go
16 8 (1.08%) R
16 8 (1.08%) Scala
17 7 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 115 (15.48%) Degree
2 34 (4.58%) CISSP
3 27 (3.63%) CREST Certified
4 26 (3.50%) ISTQB
4 26 (3.50%) SANS
5 20 (2.69%) CCNP
5 20 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (2.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 15 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (1.88%) Security Cleared
9 12 (1.62%) MCSE
10 11 (1.48%) SC Cleared
11 9 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
11 9 (1.21%) ISEB
12 6 (0.81%) CCNA
12 6 (0.81%) CISA
12 6 (0.81%) CISM
12 6 (0.81%) MCSA
12 6 (0.81%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.13%) QA
2 36 (4.85%) GDPR
3 34 (4.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (4.58%) PCI DSS
4 16 (2.15%) PMO
5 7 (0.94%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.81%) SLA
6 6 (0.81%) WCAG
7 4 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.13%) CDISC
System Software
1 63 (8.48%) Docker
2 48 (6.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (4.17%) Active Directory
4 13 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 12 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.94%) XenApp
6 7 (0.94%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.67%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 5 (0.67%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.40%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.27%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (3.90%) Puppet
2 26 (3.50%) Ansible
3 20 (2.69%) Kubernetes
4 16 (2.15%) CA Service Virtualization
5 15 (2.02%) Terraform
6 13 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.81%) Nessus
7 6 (0.81%) SCCM
8 5 (0.67%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (0.67%) Grafana
8 5 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.67%) Packer
8 5 (0.67%) XenMobile
9 4 (0.54%) Consul
9 4 (0.54%) HP ALM
9 4 (0.54%) Nagios
9 4 (0.54%) Opsview
10 3 (0.40%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.40%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (0.27%) logstash
Vendors
1 156 (21.00%) Microsoft
2 70 (9.42%) Cisco
3 59 (7.94%) VMware
4 26 (3.50%) Google
5 23 (3.10%) Meraki
6 18 (2.42%) Pega
7 16 (2.15%) CA
8 15 (2.02%) Oracle
9 14 (1.88%) Apple
9 14 (1.88%) BMC
10 11 (1.48%) Adobe
10 11 (1.48%) Red Hat
11 10 (1.35%) Citrix
11 10 (1.35%) HP
11 10 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (1.35%) Veeam
12 9 (1.21%) Remedy
12 9 (1.21%) SAP
12 9 (1.21%) TIBCO
13 8 (1.08%) Progress