Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > South West
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 54 55
Rank change year-on-year -21 +1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 419 518 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.14% 5.01% 5.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.66% 5.57% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 332 409 500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.10% +7.06%
10th Percentile £28,000 £31,250 £29,950
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £72,500
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 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 8,995 9,294 10,552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 88.80% 89.90% 89.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7,353 7,656 8,806
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -12 183 £50,000 - 30
Gloucestershire -12 60 £45,000 - 6
Somerset -11 53 £48,500 +9.60% 12
Wiltshire +14 45 £50,000 +5.26% 12
Cornwall +6 39 £70,000 +123.11%
Dorset -54 27 £45,000 - 2
Devon +4 7 £73,750 +119.62% 19
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 157 (37.47%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (28.64%) Microsoft
3 113 (26.97%) JavaScript
4 112 (26.73%) SQL
4 112 (26.73%) .NET
5 107 (25.54%) Software Engineering
6 104 (24.82%) Java
7 102 (24.34%) Windows
8 99 (23.63%) HTML
9 95 (22.67%) C#
10 93 (22.20%) SQL Server
11 92 (21.96%) Coaching
12 83 (19.81%) Degree
13 79 (18.85%) CSS
14 75 (17.90%) ITIL
15 66 (15.75%) Scrum
16 65 (15.51%) AngularJS
17 63 (15.04%) Finance
17 63 (15.04%) Linux
18 62 (14.80%) ASP.NET
19 59 (14.08%) Security Cleared
20 55 (13.13%) MVC
21 54 (12.89%) Service Management
22 50 (11.93%) HTML5
23 46 (10.98%) SDLC
24 43 (10.26%) OO
25 41 (9.79%) TDD
26 40 (9.55%) jQuery
27 39 (9.31%) DV Cleared
27 39 (9.31%) Python

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 38 (9.07%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.30%) WebSphere
3 11 (2.63%) Apache
4 8 (1.91%) Skype for Business
5 7 (1.67%) IIS
5 7 (1.67%) JBoss
6 6 (1.43%) Apache Spark
6 6 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.43%) CMS
7 4 (0.95%) Apache Solr
7 4 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.95%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.72%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.48%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.48%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.48%) SAS
10 1 (0.24%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.24%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 5 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (1.19%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.48%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 17 (4.06%) Visualfiles
2 15 (3.58%) Elite 3E
3 13 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (7.40%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (4.30%) Office 365
4 8 (1.91%) SaaS
5 7 (1.67%) IaaS
6 6 (1.43%) Serverless
7 4 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.72%) BlazeMeter
9 2 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.24%) Firebase
10 1 (0.24%) npm
10 1 (0.24%) PaaS
10 1 (0.24%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.92%) Firewall
2 24 (5.73%) TCP/IP
3 20 (4.77%) Internet
4 14 (3.34%) DHCP
4 14 (3.34%) DNS
5 11 (2.63%) SSL
6 9 (2.15%) Bluetooth
6 9 (2.15%) FCoE
6 9 (2.15%) SNMP
6 9 (2.15%) Wireless
7 7 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (1.67%) SMS
8 6 (1.43%) Network Security
9 5 (1.19%) Skype
9 5 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.95%) HTTP
10 4 (0.95%) IP Telephony
10 4 (0.95%) VPN
11 3 (0.72%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (22.20%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.49%) Relational Database
3 22 (5.25%) MySQL
4 16 (3.82%) Big Data
5 14 (3.34%) MongoDB
5 14 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.86%) RDBMS
6 12 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.63%) NoSQL
8 10 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.67%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.95%) PerformancePoint
11 4 (0.95%) Power BI
11 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 32 (7.64%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.06%) JIRA
3 15 (3.58%) Ant
3 15 (3.58%) Jenkins
3 15 (3.58%) Maven
4 12 (2.86%) Selenium
5 11 (2.63%) Eclipse
5 11 (2.63%) MSI
5 11 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (2.39%) JUnit
6 10 (2.39%) Visual Studio
7 9 (2.15%) Redmine
8 8 (1.91%) Moq
8 8 (1.91%) NUnit
8 8 (1.91%) Subversion
9 6 (1.43%) Bugzilla
9 6 (1.43%) Mockito
9 6 (1.43%) PEAR
9 6 (1.43%) PHPUnit
9 6 (1.43%) Trac
General
1 63 (15.04%) Finance
2 22 (5.25%) Retail
3 20 (4.77%) Games
4 17 (4.06%) Legal
5 16 (3.82%) Law
5 16 (3.82%) Marketing
6 9 (2.15%) Electronics
7 7 (1.67%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.43%) Online Betting
9 5 (1.19%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.19%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.72%) Banking
11 2 (0.48%) Military
12 1 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 145 (34.61%) Developer
2 58 (13.84%) Senior Developer
3 45 (10.74%) Java Developer
3 45 (10.74%) Software Developer
4 44 (10.50%) .NET Developer
5 43 (10.26%) Lead Developer
6 36 (8.59%) Analyst
6 36 (8.59%) Software Engineer
7 33 (7.88%) C# Developer
8 26 (6.21%) Senior Software Engineer
9 25 (5.97%) C# .NET Developer
10 24 (5.73%) JavaScript Developer
11 23 (5.49%) Java Software Developer
12 22 (5.25%) Senior Software Developer
13 21 (5.01%) Lead Software Developer
14 20 (4.77%) Linux Engineer
15 18 (4.30%) Java Engineer
15 18 (4.30%) Java Software Engineer
16 17 (4.06%) Applications Support
16 17 (4.06%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (26.73%) .NET
2 99 (23.63%) HTML
3 79 (18.85%) CSS
4 65 (15.51%) AngularJS
5 62 (14.80%) ASP.NET
6 50 (11.93%) HTML5
7 40 (9.55%) jQuery
8 36 (8.59%) Spring
8 36 (8.59%) Web Services
9 33 (7.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 30 (7.16%) J2EE
11 29 (6.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 27 (6.44%) Node.js
12 27 (6.44%) React
13 23 (5.49%) .NET Framework
14 22 (5.25%) REST
15 19 (4.53%) RESTful
16 15 (3.58%) CSS3
16 15 (3.58%) Entity Framework
17 13 (3.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.16%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 22 (5.25%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.82%) User Experience
6 15 (3.58%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.39%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (2.39%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.15%) Life Science
8 9 (2.15%) Security Operations Centre
8 9 (2.15%) Virtual Team
9 8 (1.91%) Internet of Things
10 6 (1.43%) Fintech
10 6 (1.43%) Online Games
11 5 (1.19%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.95%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.72%) Driving Licence
14 2 (0.48%) Credit Risk
14 2 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
14 2 (0.48%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 102 (24.34%) Windows
2 63 (15.04%) Linux
3 30 (7.16%) Windows Server
4 28 (6.68%) Windows 7
5 17 (4.06%) Windows 10
6 16 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (3.58%) Android
7 15 (3.58%) Unix
8 9 (2.15%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.24%) FreeRTOS
10 1 (0.24%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (37.47%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (25.54%) Software Engineering
3 92 (21.96%) Coaching
4 75 (17.90%) ITIL
5 66 (15.75%) Scrum
6 55 (13.13%) MVC
7 54 (12.89%) Service Management
8 46 (10.98%) SDLC
9 43 (10.26%) OO
10 41 (9.79%) TDD
11 39 (9.31%) Continuous Improvement
12 38 (9.07%) Stakeholder Management
13 35 (8.35%) ITSM
13 35 (8.35%) Service Delivery
14 33 (7.88%) DevOps
15 31 (7.40%) Project Management
16 29 (6.92%) Performance Management
17 27 (6.44%) Microservices
18 26 (6.21%) Web Development
19 24 (5.73%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 113 (26.97%) JavaScript
2 112 (26.73%) SQL
3 104 (24.82%) Java
4 95 (22.67%) C#
5 39 (9.31%) Python
6 33 (7.88%) T-SQL
7 25 (5.97%) PHP
8 22 (5.25%) PowerShell
9 21 (5.01%) C++
10 17 (4.06%) C
11 14 (3.34%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.39%) Ruby
13 9 (2.15%) Korn
13 9 (2.15%) Scala
14 7 (1.67%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.43%) TypeScript
16 5 (1.19%) R
16 5 (1.19%) VB
17 4 (0.95%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 83 (19.81%) Degree
2 59 (14.08%) Security Cleared
3 39 (9.31%) DV Cleared
4 31 (7.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (6.92%) SC Cleared
6 21 (5.01%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (5.01%) CISSP
7 19 (4.53%) SANS
8 18 (4.30%) MCSE
9 15 (3.58%) CCNA
10 12 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
11 11 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (2.39%) GCIA
13 9 (2.15%) CompTIA Security+
13 9 (2.15%) CREST Certified
13 9 (2.15%) GCIH
13 9 (2.15%) GIAC
13 9 (2.15%) Linux+ Certification
13 9 (2.15%) Network+ Certification
13 9 (2.15%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.92%) QA
2 19 (4.53%) SLA
3 12 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.95%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.48%) PMO
6 1 (0.24%) GDPR
6 1 (0.24%) MISRA
6 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (5.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (4.06%) Docker
2 17 (4.06%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (3.82%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.58%) Active Directory
5 11 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (2.15%) NFS
6 9 (2.15%) Samba
6 9 (2.15%) VMware NSX
7 6 (1.43%) vSphere
8 2 (0.48%) Firmware
8 2 (0.48%) Snort
8 2 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.48%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.24%) LXC
Systems Management
1 24 (5.73%) Ansible
2 19 (4.53%) Puppet
3 17 (4.06%) SCCM
4 10 (2.39%) vCenter Server
5 9 (2.15%) Nagios
5 9 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.91%) Kubernetes
7 6 (1.43%) SCOM
8 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.72%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.72%) Packer
10 2 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.48%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.48%) Rancher
10 2 (0.48%) Terraform
11 1 (0.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (0.24%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (0.24%) Salt
11 1 (0.24%) vMotion
Vendors
1 120 (28.64%) Microsoft
2 38 (9.07%) VMware
3 33 (7.88%) Oracle
4 17 (4.06%) Cisco
4 17 (4.06%) iManage
5 15 (3.58%) Intapp
6 12 (2.86%) Google
7 11 (2.63%) EMC
8 10 (2.39%) NetApp
9 9 (2.15%) SolarWinds
10 5 (1.19%) F5
11 4 (0.95%) Avaya
11 4 (0.95%) Cadence
11 4 (0.95%) Capita
11 4 (0.95%) Meraki
11 4 (0.95%) SAP
12 3 (0.72%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.72%) CommVault
12 3 (0.72%) hybris
12 3 (0.72%) Tableau