Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > South West
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 69 60
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9 0
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 459 462 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.42% 4.51% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.80% 4.92% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 365 401 419
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,754 £33,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £78,750 £62,750
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 9,571 9,394 9,790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.22% 91.68% 90.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7,884 7,760 8,183
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -16 156 £55,000 +15.79% 33
Gloucestershire +31 110 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Wiltshire +8 60 £50,000 -16.67% 14
Cornwall +39 55 £24,750 -45.00% 5
Somerset +5 47 £55,000 -8.33% 22
Devon +29 19 £41,250 +8.55% 8
Dorset -62 11 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 242 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (27.45%) JavaScript
3 124 (27.02%) SQL
4 120 (26.14%) Java
5 115 (25.05%) Software Engineering
6 113 (24.62%) C#
7 90 (19.61%) Coaching
8 89 (19.39%) Scrum
9 85 (18.52%) Security Cleared
10 81 (17.65%) Linux
11 77 (16.78%) Windows
12 75 (16.34%) HTML
13 73 (15.90%) Python
14 71 (15.47%) ITIL
15 70 (15.25%) DevOps
16 68 (14.81%) .NET
16 68 (14.81%) Finance
16 68 (14.81%) QA
17 61 (13.29%) Degree
17 61 (13.29%) DV Cleared
17 61 (13.29%) Problem-Solving
18 60 (13.07%) TDD
19 55 (11.98%) Continuous Improvement
20 53 (11.55%) Continuous Integration
20 53 (11.55%) SC Cleared
20 53 (11.55%) C
21 52 (11.33%) CSS
21 52 (11.33%) Amazon AWS
22 51 (11.11%) SQL Server
23 50 (10.89%) Test Automation

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 20 (4.36%) Apache
2 14 (3.05%) CMS
3 13 (2.83%) Apache Spark
4 12 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (2.61%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.96%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.53%) IIS
6 7 (1.53%) Skype for Business
6 7 (1.53%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.31%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.09%) WordPress
9 4 (0.87%) Confluence
9 4 (0.87%) GlassFish
9 4 (0.87%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.87%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.65%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.44%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (3.92%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (2.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (1.96%) Chatbot
4 6 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.09%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.22%) Revit
6 1 (0.22%) Simulink
6 1 (0.22%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.22%) Solid Edge
6 1 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (1.09%) Shopify
2 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.22%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 52 (11.33%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.27%) SaaS
4 10 (2.18%) AWS OpsWorks
5 8 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (1.31%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.31%) GitHub
7 6 (1.31%) Office 365
8 5 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.87%) Serverless
10 3 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.44%) IaaS
11 2 (0.44%) PaaS
12 1 (0.22%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.22%) Azure Functions
12 1 (0.22%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.92%) Firewall
1 18 (3.92%) SSL
2 16 (3.49%) HTTP
3 14 (3.05%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.40%) HTTPS
5 10 (2.18%) DNS
6 9 (1.96%) FCoE
6 9 (1.96%) SNMP
7 8 (1.74%) Internet
8 7 (1.53%) Extranet
8 7 (1.53%) Skype
9 6 (1.31%) FTP
9 6 (1.31%) SMS
9 6 (1.31%) SMTP
10 5 (1.09%) Broadband
10 5 (1.09%) SAN
11 3 (0.65%) VLAN
11 3 (0.65%) Wireless
12 2 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (0.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 38 (8.28%) MySQL
3 37 (8.06%) Big Data
3 37 (8.06%) Relational Database
4 27 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 24 (5.23%) NoSQL
6 20 (4.36%) RDBMS
7 15 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (3.05%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (2.61%) MongoDB
9 12 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.09%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.09%) Endeca
13 5 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.09%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 48 (10.46%) Jenkins
2 40 (8.71%) Git (software)
3 30 (6.54%) JIRA
4 23 (5.01%) MSI
5 22 (4.79%) Selenium
5 22 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (4.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (3.49%) Visual Studio
8 13 (2.83%) Maven
9 12 (2.61%) JMeter
10 11 (2.40%) SoapUI
11 10 (2.18%) Subversion
12 9 (1.96%) Redmine
13 8 (1.74%) SpecFlow
14 7 (1.53%) Ant
14 7 (1.53%) Eclipse
14 7 (1.53%) PHPUnit
15 6 (1.31%) JUnit
15 6 (1.31%) Log4Net
15 6 (1.31%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 68 (14.81%) Finance
2 27 (5.88%) Retail
3 24 (5.23%) Marketing
4 22 (4.79%) Games
5 15 (3.27%) Electronics
6 13 (2.83%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.31%) Billing
8 6 (1.31%) Law
9 5 (1.09%) Legal
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 120 (26.14%) Developer
2 49 (10.68%) Software Engineer
3 48 (10.46%) Software Developer
4 40 (8.71%) Lead Developer
5 39 (8.50%) Analyst
6 31 (6.75%) Java Developer
6 31 (6.75%) Lead Software Developer
7 28 (6.10%) IT Analyst
8 27 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 25 (5.45%) Consultant
10 23 (5.01%) Applications Packager
10 23 (5.01%) DevOps Engineer
11 21 (4.58%) Java Software Developer
11 21 (4.58%) Lead Software Engineer
11 21 (4.58%) Project Manager
12 20 (4.36%) Architect
13 19 (4.14%) .NET Developer
13 19 (4.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 19 (4.14%) Lead Java Developer
14 17 (3.70%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (16.34%) HTML
2 68 (14.81%) .NET
3 52 (11.33%) CSS
4 38 (8.28%) Web Services
5 34 (7.41%) React
6 32 (6.97%) AngularJS
7 27 (5.88%) HTML5
8 25 (5.45%) Spring
9 24 (5.23%) ASP.NET
10 23 (5.01%) XML
11 22 (4.79%) RESTful
11 22 (4.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 20 (4.36%) CSS3
13 19 (4.14%) jQuery
14 18 (3.92%) .NET Framework
15 17 (3.70%) Ajax
15 17 (3.70%) Hibernate
15 17 (3.70%) Laravel
16 14 (3.05%) JSON
16 14 (3.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.32%) Management Information System
3 22 (4.79%) User Experience
4 18 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 18 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (3.70%) Algorithms
5 17 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.27%) Fintech
7 14 (3.05%) Driving Licence
8 11 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (1.74%) iPhone
10 7 (1.53%) Cyberattack
11 6 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.31%) Public Cloud
12 5 (1.09%) EPoS
12 5 (1.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 5 (1.09%) Graphic Design
12 5 (1.09%) NHS
12 5 (1.09%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.87%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 81 (17.65%) Linux
2 77 (16.78%) Windows
3 25 (5.45%) Windows 7
4 23 (5.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (3.92%) Android
6 17 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (3.27%) CentOS
7 15 (3.27%) Unix
8 10 (2.18%) Windows Server
9 8 (1.74%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.74%) Windows Phone
10 5 (1.09%) FreeBSD
10 5 (1.09%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.22%) Debian
12 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (25.05%) Software Engineering
3 90 (19.61%) Coaching
4 89 (19.39%) Scrum
5 71 (15.47%) ITIL
6 70 (15.25%) DevOps
7 61 (13.29%) Problem-Solving
8 60 (13.07%) TDD
9 55 (11.98%) Continuous Improvement
10 53 (11.55%) Continuous Integration
11 50 (10.89%) Line Management
11 50 (10.89%) Test Automation
12 46 (10.02%) MVC
12 46 (10.02%) Project Management
13 41 (8.93%) Visualisation
14 38 (8.28%) SDLC
15 37 (8.06%) Web Development
16 36 (7.84%) Process Improvement
17 35 (7.63%) OO
18 32 (6.97%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 126 (27.45%) JavaScript
2 124 (27.02%) SQL
3 120 (26.14%) Java
4 113 (24.62%) C#
5 73 (15.90%) Python
6 53 (11.55%) C
7 43 (9.37%) C++
8 41 (8.93%) PHP
9 30 (6.54%) PowerShell
10 24 (5.23%) Scala
11 18 (3.92%) Bash Shell
11 18 (3.92%) Objective-C
12 15 (3.27%) R
13 14 (3.05%) Ruby
14 11 (2.40%) VB.NET
15 9 (1.96%) Korn
15 9 (1.96%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.09%) Apple Swift
16 5 (1.09%) Java 8
17 4 (0.87%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 85 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 61 (13.29%) Degree
2 61 (13.29%) DV Cleared
3 53 (11.55%) SC Cleared
4 18 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (3.27%) CISSP
5 15 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (3.05%) MCSE
7 13 (2.83%) SANS
8 12 (2.61%) CCNA
8 12 (2.61%) CompTIA Security+
8 12 (2.61%) GIAC
8 12 (2.61%) Linux+ Certification
8 12 (2.61%) Network+ Certification
8 12 (2.61%) SSCP
9 6 (1.31%) CCNP
9 6 (1.31%) ISEB
9 6 (1.31%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.87%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.87%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (14.81%) QA
2 12 (2.61%) SLA
3 11 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.40%) PMO
4 9 (1.96%) GDPR
5 4 (0.87%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.22%) GPG13
System Software
1 31 (6.75%) Docker
2 23 (5.01%) Microsoft App-V
3 12 (2.61%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.96%) NFS
4 9 (1.96%) Samba
4 9 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (1.96%) VMware NSX
5 5 (1.09%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.65%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.65%) vSphere
7 2 (0.44%) Snort
8 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 33 (7.19%) Puppet
2 26 (5.66%) SCCM
3 24 (5.23%) Ansible
4 15 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (1.96%) Nagios
5 9 (1.96%) vCenter Server
6 4 (0.87%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.87%) Terraform
7 3 (0.65%) Salt
8 2 (0.44%) SCOM
9 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.22%) Mesos
9 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.22%) Netcool
9 1 (0.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 48 (10.46%) Microsoft
2 27 (5.88%) Oracle
3 17 (3.70%) Cisco
3 17 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 16 (3.49%) VMware
5 11 (2.40%) EMC
5 11 (2.40%) SAP
6 10 (2.18%) Google
6 10 (2.18%) NetApp
7 9 (1.96%) Adobe
7 9 (1.96%) Atlassian
7 9 (1.96%) SolarWinds
8 7 (1.53%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.09%) ATG
9 5 (1.09%) WooCommerce
10 4 (0.87%) Altera
10 4 (0.87%) Brocade
10 4 (0.87%) Mentor Graphics
10 4 (0.87%) Riverbed
10 4 (0.87%) Xilinx