Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 26 37 53
Rank change year-on-year +11 +16 -17
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 652 332 488
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 9.33% 7.25% 5.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.96% 7.90% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 408 258 371
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,000 £28,804
25th Percentile £45,000 £39,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,682 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.87% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £68,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% +4.55%

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 6,543 4,202 7,885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 93.63% 91.71% 90.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4,383 3,402 6,461
10th Percentile £31,075 £30,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,000 £37,500 £32,550
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,742 £56,250
90th Percentile £76,520 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Mentoring as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mentoring in the South West.

Salary trend for Mentoring in the South West

Mentoring
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mentoring in the South West over the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

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 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Bristol +23 285 £62,904 +18.69% 43
Gloucestershire +4 131 £60,000 +21.21% 16
Wiltshire +6 85 £52,986 +5.97% 7
Somerset +22 58 £60,000 - 7
Dorset -4 43 £55,000 +83.33% 7
Devon -6 26 £47,500 -26.92% 7
Cornwall -8 15 - - 5
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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.

1 356 (54.60%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (26.07%) Java
3 163 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 162 (24.85%) Python
5 160 (24.54%) Azure
6 159 (24.39%) AWS
7 152 (23.31%) Security Cleared
8 147 (22.55%) Coaching
9 144 (22.09%) DevOps
10 119 (18.25%) Finance
11 114 (17.48%) Scrum
11 114 (17.48%) Linux
12 112 (17.18%) SC Cleared
13 106 (16.26%) SQL
14 104 (15.95%) Social Skills
15 93 (14.26%) Software Engineering
16 83 (12.73%) C#
16 83 (12.73%) CSS
16 83 (12.73%) Microsoft
16 83 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
17 82 (12.58%) HTML
18 81 (12.42%) Test Automation
19 77 (11.81%) .NET
19 77 (11.81%) Greenfield Project
20 74 (11.35%) JIRA
21 72 (11.04%) AngularJS
22 69 (10.58%) CI/CD
23 68 (10.43%) Analytics
24 64 (9.82%) SaaS
24 64 (9.82%) Docker

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 21 (3.22%) Apache
2 12 (1.84%) Confluence
3 11 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (1.38%) Apache Solr
4 9 (1.38%) Cloud Foundry
4 9 (1.38%) nginx
4 9 (1.38%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.23%) OpenStack
6 5 (0.77%) Moodle
7 4 (0.61%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.61%) CMS
7 4 (0.61%) Drupal
7 4 (0.61%) WordPress
8 3 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.31%) IIS
9 2 (0.31%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.15%) JBoss
10 1 (0.15%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (2.61%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.92%) Simulink
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.15%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (0.77%) Oracle Utilities
1 5 (0.77%) SAP Business One
1 5 (0.77%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.31%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 160 (24.54%) Azure
2 159 (24.39%) AWS
3 64 (9.82%) SaaS
4 43 (6.60%) PaaS
5 38 (5.83%) OpenShift
6 34 (5.21%) Microsoft 365
7 27 (4.14%) Amazon SQS
7 27 (4.14%) GCP
7 27 (4.14%) Serverless
8 26 (3.99%) Power Platform
9 20 (3.07%) iPaaS
10 18 (2.76%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (2.76%) Amazon S3
11 17 (2.61%) Azure Data Factory
11 17 (2.61%) GitHub
12 16 (2.45%) AWS Data Pipeline
13 15 (2.30%) AWS Lambda
14 14 (2.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 10 (1.53%) AtomSphere
15 10 (1.53%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.37%) TCP/IP
2 14 (2.15%) LAN
3 10 (1.53%) Firewall
4 9 (1.38%) WAN
5 8 (1.23%) DNS
6 6 (0.92%) DHCP
7 5 (0.77%) VPN
8 4 (0.61%) Internet
8 4 (0.61%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.31%) Tactical Data Link
9 2 (0.31%) VoIP
9 2 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.15%) HTTP
10 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.15%) Intranet
10 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.15%) Network Security
10 1 (0.15%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (7.06%) MySQL
2 44 (6.75%) SQL Server
3 40 (6.13%) MongoDB
4 30 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (3.68%) Relational Database
6 23 (3.53%) Power BI
6 23 (3.53%) Tableau
7 21 (3.22%) GIS
8 19 (2.91%) Geospatial Data
9 15 (2.30%) Redis
10 14 (2.15%) NoSQL
11 10 (1.53%) Big Data
11 10 (1.53%) MariaDB
12 9 (1.38%) Amazon Aurora
13 8 (1.23%) Couchbase
13 8 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (1.23%) InfluxDB
14 7 (1.07%) Data Lake
15 6 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 4 (0.61%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 74 (11.35%) JIRA
2 62 (9.51%) Git (software)
3 26 (3.99%) Jenkins
4 19 (2.91%) Selenium
5 18 (2.76%) Bitbucket
6 16 (2.45%) JMeter
7 12 (1.84%) Cucumber
8 11 (1.69%) Cypress.io
8 11 (1.69%) PhpStorm
8 11 (1.69%) PHPUnit
8 11 (1.69%) Xdebug
9 10 (1.53%) webpack
10 9 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (1.38%) gulp
10 9 (1.38%) SonarQube
11 8 (1.23%) HP UFT
12 7 (1.07%) CircleCI
12 7 (1.07%) IntelliJ
12 7 (1.07%) Subversion
12 7 (1.07%) WebDriver
General
1 119 (18.25%) Finance
2 104 (15.95%) Social Skills
3 38 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (5.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 30 (4.60%) Organisational Skills
5 29 (4.45%) Public Sector
6 20 (3.07%) Retail
7 18 (2.76%) Billing
8 17 (2.61%) Presentation Skills
9 16 (2.45%) Legal
9 16 (2.45%) Manufacturing
9 16 (2.45%) Telecoms
10 14 (2.15%) Marketing
11 13 (1.99%) Automotive
12 12 (1.84%) Aerospace
13 8 (1.23%) Electronics
14 7 (1.07%) Military
15 6 (0.92%) Banking
15 6 (0.92%) German Language
16 4 (0.61%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 142 (21.78%) Developer
2 68 (10.43%) Analyst
3 51 (7.82%) Software Engineer
4 46 (7.06%) Architect
5 39 (5.98%) Senior Developer
6 36 (5.52%) DevOps Engineer
7 35 (5.37%) Project Manager
8 33 (5.06%) Software Developer
9 28 (4.29%) Team Leader
9 28 (4.29%) Test Analyst
10 26 (3.99%) Lead Developer
11 25 (3.83%) Data Engineer
11 25 (3.83%) PHP Developer
11 25 (3.83%) Senior Software Engineer
12 23 (3.53%) .NET Developer
12 23 (3.53%) Automation Test Analyst
13 21 (3.22%) Software Manager
14 20 (3.07%) Senior Manager
15 18 (2.76%) Senior Project Manager
15 18 (2.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (12.73%) CSS
2 82 (12.58%) HTML
3 77 (11.81%) .NET
4 72 (11.04%) AngularJS
5 60 (9.20%) React
6 54 (8.28%) Node.js
7 36 (5.52%) Vue.js
8 34 (5.21%) ASP.NET
9 33 (5.06%) XML
10 31 (4.75%) REST
11 27 (4.14%) .NET Core
12 25 (3.83%) Kafka
12 25 (3.83%) RESTful
13 21 (3.22%) LAMP
13 21 (3.22%) Symfony
14 20 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (3.07%) jQuery
15 19 (2.91%) Spring
16 18 (2.76%) .NET Framework
16 18 (2.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 77 (11.81%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (4.60%) Management Information System
3 21 (3.22%) User Experience
4 18 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (2.61%) Blog
6 15 (2.30%) Cloud Native
7 14 (2.15%) Public Cloud
8 11 (1.69%) Legacy Code
8 11 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
9 10 (1.53%) e-Learning
10 9 (1.38%) PKI
11 7 (1.07%) Cyberattack
11 7 (1.07%) Life Science
12 6 (0.92%) CMDB
12 6 (0.92%) FPGA
13 5 (0.77%) Cyber Defence
13 5 (0.77%) Legacy Systems
13 5 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
14 4 (0.61%) Data Centre
14 4 (0.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 114 (17.48%) Linux
2 58 (8.90%) Windows
3 32 (4.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (2.91%) Ubuntu
5 18 (2.76%) CentOS
6 14 (2.15%) Windows Server
7 12 (1.84%) Windows 10
8 8 (1.23%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.07%) Windows Server 2019
10 6 (0.92%) Android
11 5 (0.77%) Windows Server 2016
12 4 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.15%) Debian
13 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (54.60%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (22.55%) Coaching
3 144 (22.09%) DevOps
4 114 (17.48%) Scrum
5 93 (14.26%) Software Engineering
6 83 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
7 81 (12.42%) Test Automation
8 69 (10.58%) CI/CD
9 68 (10.43%) Analytics
10 64 (9.82%) Full Stack Development
11 57 (8.74%) Line Management
12 55 (8.44%) Project Management
13 51 (7.82%) OO
13 51 (7.82%) Process Improvement
13 51 (7.82%) TDD
14 47 (7.21%) Technical Leadership
14 47 (7.21%) Time Management
15 46 (7.06%) Kanban
15 46 (7.06%) Microservices
16 44 (6.75%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 170 (26.07%) Java
2 163 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 162 (24.85%) Python
4 106 (16.26%) SQL
5 83 (12.73%) C#
6 53 (8.13%) TypeScript
7 49 (7.52%) C
8 44 (6.75%) C++
9 37 (5.67%) Bash
10 33 (5.06%) PHP
11 21 (3.22%) MATLAB
12 20 (3.07%) PowerShell
12 20 (3.07%) R
12 20 (3.07%) Scala
13 19 (2.91%) T-SQL
14 16 (2.45%) Ruby
15 10 (1.53%) ES6
16 6 (0.92%) Java 8
17 5 (0.77%) Apex Code
17 5 (0.77%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 152 (23.31%) Security Cleared
2 112 (17.18%) SC Cleared
3 50 (7.67%) Degree
4 32 (4.91%) ISTQB
5 18 (2.76%) PhD
6 15 (2.30%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.61%) CISSP
8 4 (0.61%) ISEB
9 3 (0.46%) CCNA
9 3 (0.46%) Chartered Engineer
9 3 (0.46%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.31%) CISMP
10 2 (0.31%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.15%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.15%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (7.98%) QA
2 17 (2.61%) SLA
3 9 (1.38%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.92%) Accessibility
5 3 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.15%) GMP
6 1 (0.15%) NCSC
6 1 (0.15%) NIST
System Software
1 64 (9.82%) Docker
2 46 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (4.91%) Active Directory
4 17 (2.61%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.23%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 6 (0.92%) QEMU
7 4 (0.61%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 62 (9.51%) Kubernetes
2 58 (8.90%) Ansible
3 43 (6.60%) Puppet
4 27 (4.14%) Terraform
5 10 (1.53%) Packer
6 8 (1.23%) Grafana
6 8 (1.23%) Icinga
6 8 (1.23%) Prometheus
6 8 (1.23%) Red Hat Satellite
7 7 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.31%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.31%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (0.31%) Kibana
9 2 (0.31%) logstash
10 1 (0.15%) Bitnami
10 1 (0.15%) Computer Incident Response Team
10 1 (0.15%) Consul
10 1 (0.15%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.15%) Istio
Vendors
1 83 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 55 (8.44%) VMware
3 44 (6.75%) Red Hat
4 34 (5.21%) ServiceNow
5 31 (4.75%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (3.22%) SAP
7 20 (3.07%) Databricks
8 18 (2.76%) Oracle
9 16 (2.45%) MuleSoft
10 12 (1.84%) Cisco
10 12 (1.84%) SolarWinds
11 10 (1.53%) Dell
11 10 (1.53%) Google
12 9 (1.38%) SnapLogic
13 8 (1.23%) Fortinet
13 8 (1.23%) Juniper
14 7 (1.07%) Citrix
14 7 (1.07%) Zend
15 6 (0.92%) Rakuten
16 4 (0.61%) Veeam