Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > South West
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 63 56
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 499 516 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.66% 4.92% 4.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.12% 5.38% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 381 422 443
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £66,250
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 9,737 9,598 9,959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.02% 91.58% 89.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8,011 7,932 8,276
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 £52,500 +16.67% 34
Gloucestershire +23 106 £50,000 +5.26% 16
Cornwall +42 67 £30,750 -31.67% 1
Wiltshire +16 65 £50,000 -1.94% 8
Somerset -9 38 £50,750 -15.42% 11
Devon +29 26 £40,000 +12.20% 2
Dorset -72 14 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 230 (46.09%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (27.45%) JavaScript
3 132 (26.45%) SQL
4 117 (23.45%) Software Engineering
5 108 (21.64%) C#
6 97 (19.44%) Java
7 93 (18.64%) ITIL
8 91 (18.24%) Finance
9 87 (17.43%) HTML
9 87 (17.43%) Security Cleared
9 87 (17.43%) Coaching
10 83 (16.63%) Degree
11 81 (16.23%) .NET
11 81 (16.23%) Scrum
12 79 (15.83%) QA
13 73 (14.63%) Linux
13 73 (14.63%) Microsoft
14 71 (14.23%) Windows
15 70 (14.03%) Problem-Solving
16 66 (13.23%) TDD
17 65 (13.03%) CSS
17 65 (13.03%) SQL Server
18 58 (11.62%) Continuous Improvement
19 57 (11.42%) DevOps
20 56 (11.22%) Python
20 56 (11.22%) Project Management
20 56 (11.22%) SC Cleared
21 53 (10.62%) MVC
21 53 (10.62%) C
22 52 (10.42%) Line Management

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 22 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.81%) Apache
3 12 (2.40%) CMS
4 11 (2.20%) WebSphere
5 10 (2.00%) Apache Spark
5 10 (2.00%) Skype for Business
6 9 (1.80%) Umbraco
7 7 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.20%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.20%) IIS
8 6 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (1.20%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.60%) JBoss
11 2 (0.40%) Confluence
11 2 (0.40%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.40%) SAS
11 2 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (3.81%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (2.00%) Chatbot
5 6 (1.20%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.20%) Simulink
7 1 (0.20%) Solid Edge
7 1 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.40%) Shopify
3 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.20%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 47 (9.42%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.41%) Office 365
4 15 (3.01%) SaaS
5 10 (2.00%) AWS OpsWorks
6 7 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.40%) IaaS
7 5 (1.00%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.80%) PaaS
8 4 (0.80%) Serverless
9 3 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.40%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.20%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.20%) Boomi
11 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.01%) Firewall
2 21 (4.21%) SSL
3 20 (4.01%) Internet
4 19 (3.81%) DNS
5 15 (3.01%) HTTP
6 14 (2.81%) Bluetooth
6 14 (2.81%) TCP/IP
7 13 (2.61%) Wireless
8 10 (2.00%) Skype
8 10 (2.00%) SMS
9 8 (1.60%) DHCP
9 8 (1.60%) FCoE
9 8 (1.60%) HTTPS
9 8 (1.60%) SNMP
10 7 (1.40%) Extranet
11 6 (1.20%) FTP
11 6 (1.20%) SAN
11 6 (1.20%) SMTP
12 4 (0.80%) VPN
12 4 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (13.03%) SQL Server
2 40 (8.02%) MySQL
3 37 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 32 (6.41%) Big Data
5 19 (3.81%) Hadoop
5 19 (3.81%) NoSQL
6 18 (3.61%) RDBMS
7 12 (2.40%) MongoDB
8 11 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (2.20%) Oracle BI EE
8 11 (2.20%) Oracle ODI
8 11 (2.20%) Power BI
9 10 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (1.40%) Endeca
12 7 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.20%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 37 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 37 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 29 (5.81%) JIRA
3 22 (4.41%) MSI
4 21 (4.21%) Selenium
4 21 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (3.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (3.01%) Maven
7 11 (2.20%) Ant
8 9 (1.80%) JMeter
8 9 (1.80%) Subversion
8 9 (1.80%) Visual Studio
9 8 (1.60%) Eclipse
9 8 (1.60%) PHPUnit
9 8 (1.60%) Redmine
9 8 (1.60%) SoapUI
10 7 (1.40%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.20%) Log4Net
12 5 (1.00%) Protractor
12 5 (1.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 91 (18.24%) Finance
2 37 (7.41%) Retail
3 29 (5.81%) Electronics
4 28 (5.61%) Marketing
5 19 (3.81%) Manufacturing
6 16 (3.21%) Telecoms
7 15 (3.01%) Games
8 7 (1.40%) Legal
9 6 (1.20%) Billing
10 3 (0.60%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.40%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Advertising
12 1 (0.20%) Automotive
12 1 (0.20%) Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 135 (27.05%) Developer
2 55 (11.02%) Analyst
3 51 (10.22%) Software Engineer
4 40 (8.02%) Senior Developer
5 35 (7.01%) Lead Developer
6 34 (6.81%) Software Developer
7 31 (6.21%) IT Analyst
8 30 (6.01%) Consultant
9 25 (5.01%) .NET Developer
10 23 (4.61%) Java Developer
10 23 (4.61%) Senior Software Engineer
11 22 (4.41%) Applications Packager
12 21 (4.21%) Lead Software Developer
12 21 (4.21%) Lead Software Engineer
12 21 (4.21%) Linux Engineer
12 21 (4.21%) PHP Developer
13 19 (3.81%) Project Manager
14 18 (3.61%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 17 (3.41%) DevOps Engineer
15 17 (3.41%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (17.43%) HTML
2 81 (16.23%) .NET
3 65 (13.03%) CSS
4 51 (10.22%) Web Services
5 41 (8.22%) AngularJS
6 33 (6.61%) HTML5
7 32 (6.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 30 (6.01%) ASP.NET
8 30 (6.01%) REST
9 27 (5.41%) React
9 27 (5.41%) RESTful
10 23 (4.61%) Spring
10 23 (4.61%) XML
11 21 (4.21%) jQuery
12 19 (3.81%) Ajax
12 19 (3.81%) CSS3
13 18 (3.61%) Laravel
14 17 (3.41%) .NET Framework
14 17 (3.41%) SOAP
15 14 (2.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.02%) Management Information System
2 43 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (7.01%) User Experience
4 29 (5.81%) Mobile App
5 24 (4.81%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.41%) Driving Licence
6 17 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (3.21%) Fintech
7 16 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (2.81%) Internet of Things
9 13 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
10 12 (2.40%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.40%) Cyberattack
12 6 (1.20%) Virtual Team
13 5 (1.00%) EPoS
13 5 (1.00%) iPhone
13 5 (1.00%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 4 (0.80%) VHDL
15 3 (0.60%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 73 (14.63%) Linux
2 71 (14.23%) Windows
3 28 (5.61%) Android
4 23 (4.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (4.41%) Windows 7
5 22 (4.41%) Windows Server
6 14 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (2.61%) Unix
8 12 (2.40%) CentOS
9 9 (1.80%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.00%) Windows Phone
10 5 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.40%) Solaris
11 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.20%) Debian
12 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (46.09%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (23.45%) Software Engineering
3 93 (18.64%) ITIL
4 87 (17.43%) Coaching
5 81 (16.23%) Scrum
6 70 (14.03%) Problem-Solving
7 66 (13.23%) TDD
8 58 (11.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 57 (11.42%) DevOps
10 56 (11.22%) Project Management
11 53 (10.62%) MVC
12 52 (10.42%) Line Management
13 49 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
14 42 (8.42%) Process Improvement
14 42 (8.42%) SDLC
14 42 (8.42%) Test Automation
15 40 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
16 39 (7.82%) Service Management
17 38 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
18 36 (7.21%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 137 (27.45%) JavaScript
2 132 (26.45%) SQL
3 108 (21.64%) C#
4 97 (19.44%) Java
5 56 (11.22%) Python
6 53 (10.62%) C
7 39 (7.82%) PHP
8 33 (6.61%) C++
9 32 (6.41%) PowerShell
10 19 (3.81%) Ruby
11 18 (3.61%) Bash Shell
11 18 (3.61%) T-SQL
12 14 (2.81%) Objective-C
13 13 (2.61%) Scala
14 12 (2.40%) VB.NET
15 11 (2.20%) R
16 8 (1.60%) Korn
17 7 (1.40%) PL/SQL
18 4 (0.80%) PHP 5
18 4 (0.80%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 87 (17.43%) Security Cleared
2 83 (16.63%) Degree
3 56 (11.22%) SC Cleared
4 51 (10.22%) DV Cleared
5 24 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (2.40%) CISSP
7 12 (2.40%) MCSE
8 10 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (2.00%) ISEB
8 10 (2.00%) SANS
9 9 (1.80%) CCNA
9 9 (1.80%) CCNP
9 9 (1.80%) CompTIA Security+
9 9 (1.80%) GIAC
9 9 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (1.80%) Linux+ Certification
9 9 (1.80%) Network+ Certification
9 9 (1.80%) SSCP
10 8 (1.60%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (15.83%) QA
2 17 (3.41%) SLA
3 11 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.20%) PMO
4 9 (1.80%) GDPR
5 7 (1.40%) Data Quality
6 5 (1.00%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.20%) GPG13
System Software
1 27 (5.41%) Docker
2 22 (4.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 17 (3.41%) Active Directory
4 13 (2.61%) Hyper-V
5 11 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (1.60%) NFS
7 8 (1.60%) Samba
7 8 (1.60%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.40%) Snort
8 2 (0.40%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.40%) vSphere
8 2 (0.40%) XenApp
9 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (5.21%) Puppet
2 25 (5.01%) SCCM
3 15 (3.01%) Ansible
4 8 (1.60%) Nagios
4 8 (1.60%) vCenter Server
5 6 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.80%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.60%) Terraform
8 2 (0.40%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (0.40%) Salt
8 2 (0.40%) SCOM
9 1 (0.20%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.20%) Mesos
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.20%) Rancher
9 1 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 73 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 40 (8.02%) Oracle
3 23 (4.61%) Cisco
4 22 (4.41%) VMware
5 18 (3.61%) Google
6 15 (3.01%) SAP
7 14 (2.81%) Red Hat
8 11 (2.20%) NetApp
9 9 (1.80%) EMC
9 9 (1.80%) Sitecore
10 8 (1.60%) Atlassian
10 8 (1.60%) SolarWinds
11 7 (1.40%) Cadence
11 7 (1.40%) F5
11 7 (1.40%) Juniper
12 6 (1.20%) Adobe
12 6 (1.20%) Brocade
12 6 (1.20%) HP
12 6 (1.20%) Riverbed
13 5 (1.00%) ATG