Period
to 20 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 20 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 48 53
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 425 435 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.45% 4.64% 4.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.96% 5.12% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 342 326 420
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +3.45%
10th Percentile £31,700 £29,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £73,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,136 8,503 8,949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 91.57% 90.72% 91.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5,408 6,534 7,293
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,591
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.70% -4.49%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,425 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Mentoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in the West Midlands

Mentoring
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mentoring in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Mentoring in the West Midlands

Mentoring
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Mentoring in the West Midlands

Mentoring
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mentoring within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 May 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
Birmingham +17 168 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Coventry -4 59 £50,000 - 3
Solihull +22 48 £62,000 +30.53% 3
Warwickshire +11 37 £52,500 +10.53% 1
Staffordshire +20 36 £48,750 +30.00% 3
Worcestershire -18 30 £42,000 -8.59%
Shropshire -1 18 £31,500 -21.25% 2
Herefordshire +5 16 £42,500 -10.53%
Sutton Coldfield -6 2 £37,500 -28.57%
Wolverhampton +29 1 £45,000 +1.12%
Walsall +3 1 £37,500 -16.67%
Brierley Hill - 1 £27,500 -
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 191 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (24.00%) Coaching
3 85 (20.00%) SQL
4 80 (18.82%) C#
5 79 (18.59%) JavaScript
6 74 (17.41%) .NET
7 71 (16.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 70 (16.47%) Degree
9 63 (14.82%) Software Engineering
9 63 (14.82%) Microsoft
10 61 (14.35%) MVC
11 60 (14.12%) CSS
12 58 (13.65%) Cisco
13 56 (13.18%) SQL Server
13 56 (13.18%) HTML
14 52 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
15 51 (12.00%) Web Development
15 51 (12.00%) Scrum
15 51 (12.00%) ITIL
16 50 (11.76%) Java
17 48 (11.29%) Finance
18 46 (10.82%) Continuous Improvement
19 45 (10.59%) Firewall
19 45 (10.59%) Windows
20 43 (10.12%) TDD
20 43 (10.12%) SDLC
21 41 (9.65%) ASP.NET
22 38 (8.94%) Web Services
22 38 (8.94%) Marketing
23 36 (8.47%) Cisco Certification

Mentoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (3.53%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.88%) Skype for Business
3 4 (0.94%) NetWeaver
4 3 (0.71%) Confluence
4 3 (0.71%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.47%) Apache
5 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.24%) CMS
6 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.24%) IIS
6 1 (0.24%) JBoss
6 1 (0.24%) Jetty
6 1 (0.24%) SAS
6 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.24%) ArchiCAD
4 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.24%) InVision
4 1 (0.24%) Marvel
4 1 (0.24%) MicroStation
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) Revit
4 1 (0.24%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (0.71%) SAP ERP
1 3 (0.71%) SAP S/4HANA
1 3 (0.71%) SAP SD
1 3 (0.71%) SAP VC
2 2 (0.47%) Magento
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 71 (16.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (4.00%) Office 365
3 17 (4.00%) Serverless
4 13 (3.06%) PaaS
5 9 (2.12%) SaaS
6 8 (1.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (1.65%) Azure Functions
7 7 (1.65%) Azure Machine Learning
7 7 (1.65%) IaaS
8 6 (1.41%) Google Play
8 6 (1.41%) iTunes
8 6 (1.41%) TestFlight
9 4 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.71%) FinancialForce
10 3 (0.71%) GitHub
10 3 (0.71%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 45 (10.59%) Firewall
2 24 (5.65%) VLAN
2 24 (5.65%) VoIP
3 17 (4.00%) LAN
4 16 (3.76%) WAN
5 15 (3.53%) Internet
6 12 (2.82%) TCP/IP
7 11 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (2.59%) Skype
8 8 (1.88%) Network Security
8 8 (1.88%) OSPF
9 7 (1.65%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (1.41%) BGP
10 6 (1.41%) Broadband
10 6 (1.41%) Wireless
11 5 (1.18%) MPLS
12 4 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (0.94%) HTTP
13 3 (0.71%) SAN
13 3 (0.71%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (13.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.53%) MySQL
3 14 (3.29%) Relational Database
4 12 (2.82%) NoSQL
4 12 (2.82%) OLAP
5 8 (1.88%) SAP HANA
6 7 (1.65%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.41%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.41%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.18%) DB2
8 5 (1.18%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.18%) SSDT
9 3 (0.71%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.71%) Power BI
9 3 (0.71%) Redis
9 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (7.06%) Git (software)
2 29 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 22 (5.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (4.24%) Subversion
5 14 (3.29%) JIRA
6 13 (3.06%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.06%) Selenium
7 10 (2.35%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.65%) Appium
8 7 (1.65%) Xcode
9 6 (1.41%) Genymotion
9 6 (1.41%) UI Automator
10 5 (1.18%) JMeter
10 5 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (0.94%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.71%) GitLab
12 3 (0.71%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.71%) Maven
12 3 (0.71%) NeoLoad
General
1 48 (11.29%) Finance
2 38 (8.94%) Marketing
3 36 (8.47%) Telecoms
4 31 (7.29%) Retail
5 13 (3.06%) Legal
6 7 (1.65%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.18%) Games
8 4 (0.94%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.71%) Back Office
10 2 (0.47%) Advertising
10 2 (0.47%) Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Law
11 1 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 126 (29.65%) Developer
2 54 (12.71%) Lead Developer
3 35 (8.24%) Software Developer
4 33 (7.76%) .NET Developer
5 32 (7.53%) Network Engineer
6 30 (7.06%) Senior Developer
7 24 (5.65%) Architect
8 23 (5.41%) C# Developer
9 22 (5.18%) C# .NET Developer
10 21 (4.94%) Lead C# Developer
11 20 (4.71%) Lead .NET Developer
12 19 (4.47%) Delivery Manager
12 19 (4.47%) Software Engineer
13 18 (4.24%) Analyst
13 18 (4.24%) Team Leader
14 17 (4.00%) Java Developer
14 17 (4.00%) Project Manager
15 15 (3.53%) Consultant
15 15 (3.53%) Lead Software Developer
15 15 (3.53%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (17.41%) .NET
2 60 (14.12%) CSS
3 56 (13.18%) HTML
4 41 (9.65%) ASP.NET
5 38 (8.94%) Web Services
6 29 (6.82%) HTML5
7 25 (5.88%) CSS3
8 22 (5.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (5.18%) Spring
9 19 (4.47%) Redux
10 17 (4.00%) .NET Framework
11 16 (3.76%) JSON
11 16 (3.76%) WCF
12 14 (3.29%) AngularJS
12 14 (3.29%) Node.js
12 14 (3.29%) Sass
12 14 (3.29%) XML
13 13 (3.06%) .NET Core
13 13 (3.06%) jQuery
13 13 (3.06%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (4.47%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.24%) Handset
5 16 (3.76%) Data Centre
6 15 (3.53%) Fintech
7 14 (3.29%) User Experience
8 11 (2.59%) Data Protection Act
9 10 (2.35%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.88%) NHS
10 8 (1.88%) Public Cloud
11 7 (1.65%) iPad
11 7 (1.65%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.41%) Cyberthreat
12 6 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
14 4 (0.94%) Clustering
14 4 (0.94%) N-Tier
15 3 (0.71%) CESG
15 3 (0.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 45 (10.59%) Windows
2 35 (8.24%) Linux
3 15 (3.53%) Apple iOS
4 13 (3.06%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.35%) Unix
6 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.47%) Android
7 2 (0.47%) Solaris
7 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.24%) CentOS
8 1 (0.24%) Debian
8 1 (0.24%) Fedora
8 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (24.00%) Coaching
3 63 (14.82%) Software Engineering
4 61 (14.35%) MVC
5 51 (12.00%) ITIL
5 51 (12.00%) Scrum
5 51 (12.00%) Web Development
6 46 (10.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 43 (10.12%) SDLC
7 43 (10.12%) TDD
8 35 (8.24%) Project Management
9 33 (7.76%) Problem-Solving
9 33 (7.76%) Service Delivery
10 32 (7.53%) DevOps
11 28 (6.59%) Change Control
12 27 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (6.35%) Digital Marketing
12 27 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (5.88%) Data Protection
13 25 (5.88%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 85 (20.00%) SQL
2 80 (18.82%) C#
3 79 (18.59%) JavaScript
4 50 (11.76%) Java
5 25 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 19 (4.47%) Python
7 18 (4.24%) ES6
7 18 (4.24%) PowerShell
8 17 (4.00%) C++
9 15 (3.53%) PHP
10 11 (2.59%) C
10 11 (2.59%) TypeScript
11 10 (2.35%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.12%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.41%) Go
14 4 (0.94%) ABAP
14 4 (0.94%) ActionScript
14 4 (0.94%) VB
15 3 (0.71%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 70 (16.47%) Degree
2 36 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (7.29%) CCNP
4 22 (5.18%) CCNA
5 20 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (4.00%) Security Cleared
7 16 (3.76%) CISSP
8 13 (3.06%) SC Cleared
9 12 (2.82%) DBS Check
9 12 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (2.12%) ISEB
10 9 (2.12%) ISTQB
10 9 (2.12%) MCSE
10 9 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
12 7 (1.65%) CCIE
13 6 (1.41%) CCIE Service Provider
14 5 (1.18%) CCDP
14 5 (1.18%) CCSE
15 4 (0.94%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.88%) QA
2 23 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (4.94%) GDPR
4 13 (3.06%) SLA
5 6 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (1.18%) PMO
7 4 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.47%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.47%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.24%) COBIT
10 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (8.00%) Docker
2 19 (4.47%) Active Directory
3 15 (3.53%) XenApp
4 13 (3.06%) XenDesktop
5 12 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (1.41%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (1.41%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.71%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 3 (0.71%) Firmware
9 2 (0.47%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (3.29%) Puppet
2 11 (2.59%) Kubernetes
2 11 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.35%) FortiGate
3 10 (2.35%) Terraform
4 8 (1.88%) NetBackup
5 7 (1.65%) Ansible
5 7 (1.65%) HP Data Protector
5 7 (1.65%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (1.41%) HockeyApp
7 3 (0.71%) Consul
7 3 (0.71%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (0.71%) Grafana
7 3 (0.71%) Nagios
7 3 (0.71%) Opsview
7 3 (0.71%) Packer
7 3 (0.71%) SCCM
8 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.24%) FTK
9 1 (0.24%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 63 (14.82%) Microsoft
2 58 (13.65%) Cisco
3 32 (7.53%) Oracle
4 21 (4.94%) Avaya
4 21 (4.94%) CheckPoint
4 21 (4.94%) VMware
5 20 (4.71%) Citrix
6 19 (4.47%) Mitel
7 17 (4.00%) SAP
8 13 (3.06%) Fortinet
9 12 (2.82%) Google
9 12 (2.82%) HP
10 9 (2.12%) Veeam
11 7 (1.65%) arcserve
11 7 (1.65%) CommVault
11 7 (1.65%) Meraki
12 6 (1.41%) Ivanti
12 6 (1.41%) Palo Alto
13 5 (1.18%) Red Hat
13 5 (1.18%) Salesforce.com