Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > South West
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 58 60
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 484 538 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.52% 5.22% 4.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.95% 5.71% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 380 440 418
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +0.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,950 £29,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £71,250
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 South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,770 9,419 9,974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.26% 91.45% 89.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8,010 7,753 8,271
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Mentoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in the South West

Mentoring
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mentoring in the South West.

Salary trend for Mentoring in the South West

Mentoring
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in the South West over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Mentoring in the South West

Mentoring
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mentoring within the South West region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
Bristol -26 168 £52,500 +16.67% 32
Gloucestershire +19 95 £48,750 +8.33% 10
Cornwall +33 67 £70,000 +55.56% 3
Wiltshire +14 61 £50,000 - 4
Somerset +3 51 £50,000 -16.67% 19
Devon +22 27 £40,000 +16.65% 8
Dorset -85 15 £31,500 -21.25% 4
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 South West region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 201 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (24.59%) JavaScript
3 118 (24.38%) Software Engineering
4 115 (23.76%) SQL
5 109 (22.52%) Java
6 95 (19.63%) HTML
7 92 (19.01%) C#
8 90 (18.60%) ITIL
9 88 (18.18%) Security Cleared
9 88 (18.18%) Coaching
10 87 (17.98%) Microsoft
11 82 (16.94%) Windows
11 82 (16.94%) Degree
12 80 (16.53%) .NET
12 80 (16.53%) CSS
13 77 (15.91%) Finance
14 75 (15.50%) Linux
15 71 (14.67%) Scrum
15 71 (14.67%) Problem-Solving
16 70 (14.46%) QA
17 64 (13.22%) Continuous Improvement
18 63 (13.02%) TDD
19 58 (11.98%) SQL Server
20 54 (11.16%) Python
21 53 (10.95%) SC Cleared
22 52 (10.74%) Service Management
22 52 (10.74%) AngularJS
23 50 (10.33%) DevOps
24 49 (10.12%) Oracle
25 46 (9.50%) Project Management

Mentoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 26 (5.37%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.72%) WebSphere
3 13 (2.69%) Apache
4 8 (1.65%) JBoss
5 7 (1.45%) Apache Spark
5 7 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (1.45%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.03%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.83%) CMS
9 3 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.62%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.41%) Confluence
10 2 (0.41%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.41%) IIS
10 2 (0.41%) SAS
10 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.21%) nginx
11 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (1.24%) Chatbot
3 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (1.65%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.03%) Elite 3E
2 5 (1.03%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 38 (7.85%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (3.93%) Office 365
4 10 (2.07%) AWS OpsWorks
4 10 (2.07%) SaaS
5 9 (1.86%) IaaS
6 3 (0.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.41%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.41%) PaaS
8 1 (0.21%) Boomi
8 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.21%) Firebase
8 1 (0.21%) npm
8 1 (0.21%) Serverless
8 1 (0.21%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.79%) Firewall
2 17 (3.51%) Internet
3 16 (3.31%) Wireless
4 15 (3.10%) TCP/IP
5 14 (2.89%) Bluetooth
5 14 (2.89%) SSL
6 12 (2.48%) DNS
7 9 (1.86%) FCoE
7 9 (1.86%) SNMP
8 8 (1.65%) DHCP
9 7 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (1.45%) HTTP
9 7 (1.45%) Skype
9 7 (1.45%) SMS
10 6 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (1.24%) IP Telephony
10 6 (1.24%) SAN
11 5 (1.03%) Cisco Firepower
12 4 (0.83%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (11.98%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.99%) Relational Database
3 27 (5.58%) MySQL
4 26 (5.37%) Big Data
5 13 (2.69%) Hadoop
6 12 (2.48%) NoSQL
6 12 (2.48%) Oracle BI EE
7 11 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
8 10 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.86%) Power BI
9 9 (1.86%) RDBMS
9 9 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.65%) Endeca
11 7 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (1.45%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.45%) PerformancePoint
11 7 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 35 (7.23%) Git (software)
1 35 (7.23%) Jenkins
2 25 (5.17%) JIRA
3 22 (4.55%) MSI
4 21 (4.34%) Selenium
5 15 (3.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 14 (2.89%) Ant
6 14 (2.89%) Maven
7 10 (2.07%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.86%) JUnit
8 9 (1.86%) Redmine
8 9 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (1.65%) Cucumber
9 8 (1.65%) Visual Studio
10 7 (1.45%) Subversion
11 6 (1.24%) JMeter
11 6 (1.24%) Protractor
11 6 (1.24%) SoapUI
12 5 (1.03%) Jasmine
12 5 (1.03%) PHPUnit
General
1 77 (15.91%) Finance
2 26 (5.37%) Retail
3 22 (4.55%) Electronics
4 18 (3.72%) Marketing
5 17 (3.51%) Games
6 15 (3.10%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.27%) Legal
9 7 (1.45%) Law
10 3 (0.62%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.21%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 128 (26.45%) Developer
2 55 (11.36%) Software Engineer
3 47 (9.71%) Senior Developer
4 43 (8.88%) Analyst
5 38 (7.85%) Software Developer
6 34 (7.02%) Java Developer
6 34 (7.02%) Senior Software Engineer
7 32 (6.61%) Lead Developer
8 30 (6.20%) Consultant
9 26 (5.37%) Java Engineer
9 26 (5.37%) Linux Engineer
10 25 (5.17%) .NET Developer
11 22 (4.55%) Applications Packager
12 21 (4.34%) IT Analyst
13 20 (4.13%) C# Developer
14 19 (3.93%) Java Software Engineer
14 19 (3.93%) Lead Software Developer
15 17 (3.51%) Architect
15 17 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
15 17 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (19.63%) HTML
2 80 (16.53%) .NET
2 80 (16.53%) CSS
3 52 (10.74%) AngularJS
4 43 (8.88%) Web Services
5 39 (8.06%) HTML5
6 36 (7.44%) REST
7 34 (7.02%) ASP.NET
8 32 (6.61%) Spring
9 31 (6.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 27 (5.58%) jQuery
11 26 (5.37%) J2EE
12 25 (5.17%) RESTful
13 23 (4.75%) React
14 21 (4.34%) XML
15 17 (3.51%) CSS3
16 14 (2.89%) SOAP
17 13 (2.69%) .NET Framework
18 12 (2.48%) Ajax
19 10 (2.07%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.23%) Management Information System
2 33 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (6.61%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (5.58%) Computer Science
4 27 (5.58%) User Experience
5 18 (3.72%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (3.10%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.89%) Internet of Things
8 13 (2.69%) Driving Licence
8 13 (2.69%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (2.48%) Virtual Team
10 10 (2.07%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.45%) Cyberattack
11 7 (1.45%) Fintech
12 4 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 4 (0.83%) Life Science
12 4 (0.83%) VHDL
13 3 (0.62%) CCTV
13 3 (0.62%) iPhone
13 3 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 82 (16.94%) Windows
2 75 (15.50%) Linux
3 30 (6.20%) Windows Server
4 28 (5.79%) Windows 7
5 24 (4.96%) Android
5 24 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (2.48%) CentOS
8 10 (2.07%) Apple iOS
9 9 (1.86%) Unix
9 9 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.24%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.41%) Solaris
11 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.21%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (24.38%) Software Engineering
3 90 (18.60%) ITIL
4 88 (18.18%) Coaching
5 71 (14.67%) Problem-Solving
5 71 (14.67%) Scrum
6 64 (13.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 63 (13.02%) TDD
8 52 (10.74%) Service Management
9 50 (10.33%) DevOps
10 46 (9.50%) Project Management
11 44 (9.09%) MVC
12 41 (8.47%) OO
13 40 (8.26%) SDLC
14 39 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
15 38 (7.85%) Test Automation
16 37 (7.64%) Line Management
17 36 (7.44%) BDD
18 34 (7.02%) Kanban
19 33 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 119 (24.59%) JavaScript
2 115 (23.76%) SQL
3 109 (22.52%) Java
4 92 (19.01%) C#
5 54 (11.16%) Python
6 43 (8.88%) C
7 30 (6.20%) C++
7 30 (6.20%) PHP
8 28 (5.79%) PowerShell
9 22 (4.55%) T-SQL
10 21 (4.34%) Ruby
11 17 (3.51%) Bash Shell
12 11 (2.27%) Objective-C
13 9 (1.86%) Korn
14 8 (1.65%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.45%) R
15 7 (1.45%) Scala
16 5 (1.03%) Apple Swift
16 5 (1.03%) TypeScript
16 5 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 88 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 82 (16.94%) Degree
3 53 (10.95%) SC Cleared
4 46 (9.50%) DV Cleared
5 30 (6.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (3.51%) MCSE
8 12 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
9 11 (2.27%) CCNP
10 10 (2.07%) CCNA
10 10 (2.07%) CISSP
10 10 (2.07%) CompTIA Security+
10 10 (2.07%) GIAC
10 10 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (2.07%) Linux+ Certification
10 10 (2.07%) Network+ Certification
10 10 (2.07%) SANS
10 10 (2.07%) SSCP
11 8 (1.65%) ISEB
11 8 (1.65%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (14.46%) QA
2 16 (3.31%) SLA
3 11 (2.27%) PMO
4 7 (1.45%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.41%) GDPR
6 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (6.61%) Docker
2 22 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 20 (4.13%) Hyper-V
4 19 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (3.31%) Active Directory
7 9 (1.86%) NFS
7 9 (1.86%) Samba
7 9 (1.86%) VMware NSX
8 3 (0.62%) Snort
9 2 (0.41%) Firmware
9 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.41%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.41%) vSphere
9 2 (0.41%) XenApp
10 1 (0.21%) LXC
Systems Management
1 26 (5.37%) Puppet
2 24 (4.96%) SCCM
3 17 (3.51%) Ansible
4 10 (2.07%) vCenter Server
5 9 (1.86%) Nagios
6 5 (1.03%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.83%) Terraform
8 3 (0.62%) Packer
9 2 (0.41%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.41%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (0.41%) Rancher
10 1 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.21%) HockeyApp
10 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.21%) Nessus
10 1 (0.21%) Nmap
10 1 (0.21%) PowerCLI
10 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 87 (17.98%) Microsoft
2 49 (10.12%) Oracle
3 39 (8.06%) VMware
4 22 (4.55%) Cisco
5 18 (3.72%) Google
6 14 (2.89%) Red Hat
7 12 (2.48%) NetApp
7 12 (2.48%) SAP
8 10 (2.07%) EMC
9 9 (1.86%) SolarWinds
10 7 (1.45%) Citrix
11 6 (1.24%) Avaya
11 6 (1.24%) F5
11 6 (1.24%) Juniper
11 6 (1.24%) Meraki
12 5 (1.03%) ATG
12 5 (1.03%) HP
12 5 (1.03%) iManage
12 5 (1.03%) Intapp
12 5 (1.03%) Riverbed