Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > South West
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 76 55
Rank change year-on-year +36 -21 +3
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 673 409 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.90% 4.09% 4.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.45% 4.49% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 301 349 413
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +2.86%

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 9,038 9,109 9,539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.69% 91.06% 91.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7,080 7,471 7,906
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,787 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 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
Bristol +17 226 £55,000 +10.00% 46
Somerset +50 202 £52,500 +10.53% 17
Gloucestershire +40 111 £47,500 +5.56% 13
Wiltshire +21 78 £60,000 +5.73% 17
Dorset +2 25 £42,500 -5.56% 7
Cornwall +20 19 £40,000 -42.86% 3
Devon +11 11 £37,500 -6.25% 13
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 South West region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 394 (58.54%) Coaching
2 309 (45.91%) Chatbot
2 309 (45.91%) Conversational UI
3 198 (29.42%) Software Engineering
4 193 (28.68%) Amazon AWS
5 184 (27.34%) Agile Software Development
6 180 (26.75%) C#
7 175 (26.00%) JavaScript
8 164 (24.37%) Android
9 163 (24.22%) Web Services
10 144 (21.40%) .NET
11 140 (20.80%) HTML
12 138 (20.51%) CSS
13 130 (19.32%) SQL Server
14 129 (19.17%) MySQL
15 126 (18.72%) Analytics
16 117 (17.38%) AngularJS
17 116 (17.24%) ASP.NET
18 114 (16.94%) Google
18 114 (16.94%) Microservices
19 109 (16.20%) MVC
19 109 (16.20%) PostgreSQL
20 106 (15.75%) Java
21 104 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
22 103 (15.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
23 96 (14.26%) RxJava
23 96 (14.26%) Continuous Delivery
23 96 (14.26%) Google Play
23 96 (14.26%) Retrofit
23 96 (14.26%) MVVM

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 15 (2.23%) Apache
2 13 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (1.19%) Apache Spark
4 6 (0.89%) CMS
4 6 (0.89%) Confluence
4 6 (0.89%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.59%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.45%) GlassFish
6 3 (0.45%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.45%) WordPress
7 2 (0.30%) IIS
7 2 (0.30%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.30%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.30%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.15%) JBoss
8 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.15%) SAS
8 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 309 (45.91%) Chatbot
2 9 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.45%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.30%) OrCAD
7 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.15%) Revit
7 1 (0.15%) SketchUp
7 1 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.34%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.45%) Shopify
3 1 (0.15%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 193 (28.68%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (14.26%) Google Play
3 25 (3.71%) SaaS
4 19 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (2.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (1.78%) Amazon S3
6 12 (1.78%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (0.74%) GitHub
8 4 (0.59%) Office 365
9 3 (0.45%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.30%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.15%) IaaS
11 1 (0.15%) npm
11 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (7.88%) HTTP
2 17 (2.53%) Firewall
3 10 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.19%) FCoE
4 8 (1.19%) SNMP
5 6 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (0.89%) SSL
5 6 (0.89%) WAN
6 5 (0.74%) Broadband
6 5 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (0.74%) HTTPS
6 5 (0.74%) LAN
6 5 (0.74%) Wireless
7 4 (0.59%) Cisco Firepower
8 3 (0.45%) Network Security
9 2 (0.30%) DHCP
9 2 (0.30%) DNS
9 2 (0.30%) Internet
9 2 (0.30%) SAN
9 2 (0.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (19.32%) SQL Server
2 129 (19.17%) MySQL
3 109 (16.20%) PostgreSQL
4 103 (15.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 40 (5.94%) Big Data
6 30 (4.46%) Hadoop
7 20 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
9 16 (2.38%) Relational Database
10 15 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (1.93%) BigQuery
11 13 (1.93%) NoSQL
12 12 (1.78%) Amazon Redshift
12 12 (1.78%) Data Lake
12 12 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (1.78%) RDBMS
12 12 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (1.04%) Power BI
13 7 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (0.89%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 26 (3.86%) MSI
2 21 (3.12%) Jenkins
3 18 (2.67%) Git (software)
4 16 (2.38%) Visual Studio
5 14 (2.08%) JIRA
6 12 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (1.34%) Selenium
8 8 (1.19%) Bitbucket
8 8 (1.19%) Redmine
9 7 (1.04%) JUnit
9 7 (1.04%) Subversion
10 6 (0.89%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.89%) JMeter
10 6 (0.89%) SoapUI
10 6 (0.89%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.74%) Eclipse RCP
12 4 (0.59%) EasyMock
13 3 (0.45%) TestComplete
13 3 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 62 (9.21%) Finance
2 21 (3.12%) Marketing
3 18 (2.67%) Games
4 12 (1.78%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.49%) Electronics
6 8 (1.19%) Telecoms
7 6 (0.89%) Law
7 6 (0.89%) Retail
8 5 (0.74%) Billing
9 4 (0.59%) Advertising
10 3 (0.45%) Legal
11 2 (0.30%) Military
12 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 144 (21.40%) Software Engineer
2 107 (15.90%) Senior Software Engineer
3 105 (15.60%) Developer
4 96 (14.26%) Android Engineer
5 60 (8.92%) Test Engineer
6 48 (7.13%) Software Developer
7 47 (6.98%) Test Automation Engineer
8 43 (6.39%) Architect
9 42 (6.24%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 42 (6.24%) Senior Test Engineer
10 38 (5.65%) Java Developer
11 34 (5.05%) Lead Developer
12 30 (4.46%) Java Software Developer
13 24 (3.57%) Lead Software Developer
14 22 (3.27%) Lead Software Engineer
15 21 (3.12%) Senior Developer
16 19 (2.82%) Applications Packager
16 19 (2.82%) Consultant
17 18 (2.67%) .NET Developer
17 18 (2.67%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (24.22%) Web Services
2 144 (21.40%) .NET
3 140 (20.80%) HTML
4 138 (20.51%) CSS
5 117 (17.38%) AngularJS
6 116 (17.24%) ASP.NET
7 104 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 96 (14.26%) Retrofit
8 96 (14.26%) RxJava
9 65 (9.66%) REST
10 24 (3.57%) XML
11 23 (3.42%) HTML5
11 23 (3.42%) Spring
12 21 (3.12%) CSS3
13 19 (2.82%) React
14 16 (2.38%) .NET Framework
14 16 (2.38%) Laravel
15 14 (2.08%) Symfony
16 12 (1.78%) Hibernate
16 12 (1.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 73 (10.85%) User Experience
2 61 (9.06%) Algorithms
3 22 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (1.78%) Clustering
6 11 (1.63%) Fintech
7 10 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.74%) iPhone
8 5 (0.74%) NHS
8 5 (0.74%) Wiki
9 4 (0.59%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.59%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.45%) Chip and PIN
10 3 (0.45%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.45%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.45%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.45%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.45%) Social Media
11 2 (0.30%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 164 (24.37%) Android
2 74 (11.00%) Windows
3 68 (10.10%) Apple iOS
4 67 (9.96%) Linux
5 28 (4.16%) Windows 7
6 27 (4.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (3.42%) Unix
8 19 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (2.53%) CentOS
10 12 (1.78%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.74%) FreeBSD
11 5 (0.74%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.74%) Windows Server
12 4 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.30%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (58.54%) Coaching
2 309 (45.91%) Conversational UI
3 198 (29.42%) Software Engineering
4 184 (27.34%) Agile Software Development
5 126 (18.72%) Analytics
6 114 (16.94%) Microservices
7 109 (16.20%) MVC
8 96 (14.26%) Continuous Delivery
8 96 (14.26%) MVVM
9 95 (14.12%) API Development
10 81 (12.04%) Unit Testing
11 79 (11.74%) Continuous Integration
12 77 (11.44%) Test Automation
13 74 (11.00%) Open Source
14 69 (10.25%) E-Commerce
15 62 (9.21%) API Design
16 59 (8.77%) B2B
17 58 (8.62%) Scrum
18 51 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
19 48 (7.13%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 180 (26.75%) C#
2 175 (26.00%) JavaScript
3 106 (15.75%) Java
4 79 (11.74%) SQL
5 66 (9.81%) Apple Swift
6 59 (8.77%) Python
7 44 (6.54%) C++
8 38 (5.65%) C
9 32 (4.75%) PHP
10 29 (4.31%) PowerShell
11 20 (2.97%) Scala
12 14 (2.08%) Bash Shell
13 11 (1.63%) Objective-C
14 10 (1.49%) PHP 7
14 10 (1.49%) R
15 9 (1.34%) ABAP
16 8 (1.19%) Korn
17 7 (1.04%) Java 8
18 6 (0.89%) Ruby
18 6 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (10.10%) Security Cleared
2 59 (8.77%) DV Cleared
3 42 (6.24%) SC Cleared
4 34 (5.05%) Degree
5 14 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (1.93%) MCSE
7 12 (1.78%) CISSP
7 12 (1.78%) GIAC
7 12 (1.78%) SANS
8 11 (1.63%) CCNA
8 11 (1.63%) CompTIA Security+
8 11 (1.63%) Linux+ Certification
8 11 (1.63%) Network+ Certification
8 11 (1.63%) SSCP
9 6 (0.89%) DBS Check
10 5 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (0.74%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.74%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.74%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (2.38%) QA
2 7 (1.04%) PMO
3 3 (0.45%) SLA
4 2 (0.30%) DO-160
4 2 (0.30%) DO-254
4 2 (0.30%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.15%) GDPR
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (3.86%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (1.49%) Docker
3 8 (1.19%) NFS
3 8 (1.19%) Samba
3 8 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (1.19%) VMware NSX
4 7 (1.04%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.15%) vSphere
6 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (4.16%) SCCM
2 19 (2.82%) Ansible
3 17 (2.53%) Puppet
4 11 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (1.19%) Nagios
5 8 (1.19%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.30%) Terraform
7 1 (0.15%) Grafana
7 1 (0.15%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.15%) Icinga
7 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.15%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.15%) Netcool
7 1 (0.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.15%) Salt
7 1 (0.15%) SCOM
7 1 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.15%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 114 (16.94%) Google
2 47 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 21 (3.12%) Red Hat
4 20 (2.97%) Oracle
5 17 (2.53%) SAP
6 14 (2.08%) Cisco
6 14 (2.08%) VMware
7 12 (1.78%) Teradata
7 12 (1.78%) Zend
8 11 (1.63%) EMC
9 8 (1.19%) NetApp
9 8 (1.19%) SolarWinds
10 6 (0.89%) Adobe
11 5 (0.74%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.74%) Meraki
12 4 (0.59%) Civica
12 4 (0.59%) DevExpress
12 4 (0.59%) Tableau
13 3 (0.45%) Juniper
13 3 (0.45%) Yahoo!