Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > South West
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 76 53
Rank change year-on-year +26 -23 +7
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 547 431 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.42% 4.20% 5.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.89% 4.60% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 350 359 447
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,750 £64,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +2.94%

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 9,294 9,374 9,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.14% 91.32% 90.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7,470 7,722 8,260
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +1 203 £55,000 +10.00% 54
Somerset +44 102 £53,202 +14.41% 13
Gloucestershire +26 90 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Wiltshire +38 78 £50,000 -16.67% 29
Cornwall +29 43 £23,000 -8.00% 8
Dorset -28 16 £45,000 - 9
Devon +19 14 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 237 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (34.92%) Coaching
3 157 (28.70%) JavaScript
4 142 (25.96%) Software Engineering
5 139 (25.41%) C#
6 128 (23.40%) Java
7 111 (20.29%) Amazon AWS
8 110 (20.11%) Chatbot
8 110 (20.11%) Conversational UI
8 110 (20.11%) SQL
9 107 (19.56%) HTML
10 96 (17.55%) .NET
11 86 (15.72%) Windows
12 85 (15.54%) SQL Server
12 85 (15.54%) Scrum
13 82 (14.99%) CSS
13 82 (14.99%) Web Services
14 80 (14.63%) MySQL
15 77 (14.08%) Linux
16 72 (13.16%) ITIL
16 72 (13.16%) Python
17 71 (12.98%) Security Cleared
18 69 (12.61%) Android
18 69 (12.61%) MVC
19 68 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
20 65 (11.88%) AngularJS
21 63 (11.52%) Finance
22 62 (11.33%) DV Cleared
23 61 (11.15%) Test Automation
24 60 (10.97%) DevOps

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 (3.84%) Apache
2 14 (2.56%) CMS
3 13 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (2.19%) Apache Spark
5 10 (1.83%) WebLogic
6 9 (1.65%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.46%) IIS
8 6 (1.10%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.10%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.10%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.91%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.91%) WordPress
10 4 (0.73%) Confluence
10 4 (0.73%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.55%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.37%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.37%) SAS
13 1 (0.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 110 (20.11%) Chatbot
2 17 (3.11%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (2.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (1.10%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.91%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.37%) SPSS
8 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.18%) OrCAD
8 1 (0.18%) Revit
8 1 (0.18%) SketchUp
8 1 (0.18%) Solid Edge
8 1 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.65%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (0.91%) Shopify
3 4 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 111 (20.29%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (5.67%) Google Play
3 26 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (4.02%) SaaS
5 13 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (2.19%) Amazon S3
6 12 (2.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (1.83%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (1.10%) GitHub
9 3 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.55%) IaaS
9 3 (0.55%) PaaS
9 3 (0.55%) Serverless
10 2 (0.37%) AWS OpsWorks
10 2 (0.37%) Office 365
10 2 (0.37%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.48%) HTTP
2 17 (3.11%) SSL
3 13 (2.38%) Firewall
4 10 (1.83%) DNS
4 10 (1.83%) HTTPS
4 10 (1.83%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.10%) Extranet
5 6 (1.10%) FCoE
5 6 (1.10%) FTP
5 6 (1.10%) Internet
5 6 (1.10%) Skype
5 6 (1.10%) SMTP
5 6 (1.10%) SNMP
6 5 (0.91%) Broadband
6 5 (0.91%) SMS
7 4 (0.73%) LAN
7 4 (0.73%) WAN
8 3 (0.55%) DHCP
8 3 (0.55%) VLAN
9 2 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (15.54%) SQL Server
2 80 (14.63%) MySQL
3 51 (9.32%) PostgreSQL
4 43 (7.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 42 (7.68%) Big Data
6 35 (6.40%) Relational Database
7 30 (5.48%) Hadoop
8 24 (4.39%) NoSQL
9 23 (4.20%) RDBMS
10 17 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (3.11%) SQL Server 2014
11 12 (2.19%) MongoDB
12 9 (1.65%) BigQuery
12 9 (1.65%) Geospatial Data
12 9 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (1.46%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (1.46%) Data Lake
13 8 (1.46%) Power BI
13 8 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (6.95%) Jenkins
2 31 (5.67%) Git (software)
2 31 (5.67%) MSI
3 28 (5.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (4.02%) JIRA
5 20 (3.66%) Selenium
5 20 (3.66%) Visual Studio
6 15 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (2.01%) Maven
7 11 (2.01%) Subversion
8 10 (1.83%) JMeter
8 10 (1.83%) SoapUI
9 7 (1.28%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.28%) SpecFlow
10 6 (1.10%) JUnit
10 6 (1.10%) Log4Net
10 6 (1.10%) PHPUnit
10 6 (1.10%) Redmine
10 6 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (0.91%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 63 (11.52%) Finance
2 30 (5.48%) Marketing
3 23 (4.20%) Retail
4 20 (3.66%) Games
5 14 (2.56%) Electronics
6 13 (2.38%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.83%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.10%) Billing
8 6 (1.10%) Law
9 5 (0.91%) Legal
10 4 (0.73%) Advertising
11 2 (0.37%) Military
12 1 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 124 (22.67%) Developer
2 84 (15.36%) Software Engineer
3 47 (8.59%) Software Developer
4 45 (8.23%) Senior Software Engineer
5 43 (7.86%) Java Developer
6 42 (7.68%) Lead Developer
7 35 (6.40%) Architect
8 31 (5.67%) Android Engineer
8 31 (5.67%) Lead Software Developer
9 30 (5.48%) Java Software Developer
10 28 (5.12%) Analyst
10 28 (5.12%) Test Engineer
11 27 (4.94%) Lead Software Engineer
12 25 (4.57%) Applications Packager
12 25 (4.57%) Senior Developer
13 23 (4.20%) Lead Java Developer
14 21 (3.84%) Test Automation Engineer
15 20 (3.66%) Project Manager
16 18 (3.29%) Junior
16 18 (3.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (19.56%) HTML
2 96 (17.55%) .NET
3 82 (14.99%) CSS
3 82 (14.99%) Web Services
4 65 (11.88%) AngularJS
5 58 (10.60%) ASP.NET
6 43 (7.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 34 (6.22%) React
8 31 (5.67%) Retrofit
8 31 (5.67%) RxJava
9 29 (5.30%) HTML5
10 27 (4.94%) REST
10 27 (4.94%) Spring
10 27 (4.94%) XML
11 22 (4.02%) CSS3
12 21 (3.84%) Hibernate
12 21 (3.84%) JSON
12 21 (3.84%) Laravel
13 18 (3.29%) .NET Framework
13 18 (3.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.68%) User Experience
2 41 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.85%) Algorithms
4 20 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (3.47%) Management Information System
6 17 (3.11%) Mobile App
7 12 (2.19%) Fintech
7 12 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (2.01%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.65%) Driving Licence
9 9 (1.65%) iPhone
10 8 (1.46%) Clustering
11 7 (1.28%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.91%) Graphic Design
13 5 (0.91%) NHS
13 5 (0.91%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.73%) EPoS
15 3 (0.55%) Chip and PIN
15 3 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 86 (15.72%) Windows
2 77 (14.08%) Linux
3 69 (12.61%) Android
4 33 (6.03%) Windows 7
5 31 (5.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (5.48%) Apple iOS
7 24 (4.39%) Unix
8 14 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (2.19%) CentOS
10 9 (1.65%) Ubuntu
10 9 (1.65%) Windows Phone
11 6 (1.10%) Windows Server
12 5 (0.91%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.37%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.18%) Debian
15 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (34.92%) Coaching
3 142 (25.96%) Software Engineering
4 110 (20.11%) Conversational UI
5 85 (15.54%) Scrum
6 72 (13.16%) ITIL
7 69 (12.61%) MVC
8 68 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
9 61 (11.15%) Test Automation
10 60 (10.97%) DevOps
11 57 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
12 56 (10.24%) Analytics
12 56 (10.24%) Unit Testing
13 52 (9.51%) TDD
14 51 (9.32%) OO
15 50 (9.14%) Microservices
16 47 (8.59%) Problem-Solving
16 47 (8.59%) Visualisation
17 43 (7.86%) Continuous Delivery
18 42 (7.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 157 (28.70%) JavaScript
2 139 (25.41%) C#
3 128 (23.40%) Java
4 110 (20.11%) SQL
5 72 (13.16%) Python
6 48 (8.78%) C++
7 45 (8.23%) C
8 42 (7.68%) PHP
9 39 (7.13%) PowerShell
10 29 (5.30%) Scala
11 26 (4.75%) Apple Swift
12 18 (3.29%) Objective-C
13 15 (2.74%) Bash Shell
13 15 (2.74%) R
14 10 (1.83%) ABAP
14 10 (1.83%) Ruby
15 9 (1.65%) VB.NET
16 8 (1.46%) T-SQL
17 7 (1.28%) Java 8
18 6 (1.10%) Korn
Qualifications
1 71 (12.98%) Security Cleared
2 62 (11.33%) DV Cleared
3 53 (9.69%) Degree
4 50 (9.14%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (2.19%) CISSP
7 11 (2.01%) MCSE
7 11 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.83%) SANS
9 9 (1.65%) CCNA
9 9 (1.65%) CompTIA Security+
9 9 (1.65%) GIAC
9 9 (1.65%) Linux+ Certification
9 9 (1.65%) Network+ Certification
9 9 (1.65%) SSCP
10 5 (0.91%) ISEB
10 5 (0.91%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.73%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.73%) PMP
12 3 (0.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.76%) QA
2 16 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.65%) SLA
4 8 (1.46%) GDPR
5 5 (0.91%) PMO
6 4 (0.73%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.18%) DO-160
8 1 (0.18%) DO-254
8 1 (0.18%) GPG13
8 1 (0.18%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 31 (5.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 20 (3.66%) Docker
3 8 (1.46%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.10%) NFS
4 6 (1.10%) Samba
4 6 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.10%) VMware NSX
5 3 (0.55%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.55%) vSphere
6 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 32 (5.85%) SCCM
2 23 (4.20%) Ansible
3 20 (3.66%) Puppet
4 16 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.10%) Nagios
5 6 (1.10%) vCenter Server
6 5 (0.91%) Terraform
7 4 (0.73%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.55%) Salt
9 2 (0.37%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.37%) SCOM
9 2 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.18%) Grafana
10 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.18%) Icinga
10 1 (0.18%) Mesos
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 57 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 43 (7.86%) Google
3 21 (3.84%) Oracle
4 18 (3.29%) SAP
5 16 (2.93%) Red Hat
6 15 (2.74%) Cisco
7 11 (2.01%) Adobe
8 10 (1.83%) VMware
9 9 (1.65%) Atlassian
9 9 (1.65%) Zend
10 8 (1.46%) EMC
10 8 (1.46%) Teradata
11 6 (1.10%) NetApp
11 6 (1.10%) Sitecore
11 6 (1.10%) SolarWinds
12 5 (0.91%) WooCommerce
13 4 (0.73%) Cadence
13 4 (0.73%) Juniper
14 3 (0.55%) F5
14 3 (0.55%) Riverbed