Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 39 43
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4 +18
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 402 560 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.67% 5.65% 5.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% 6.18% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 320 463 480
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 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 7,781 9,058 10,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.42% 91.40% 90.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5,955 7,421 8,363
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +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 17 October 2018.

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 17 October 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
Birmingham -7 178 £47,500 -9.52% 31
Coventry +1 58 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Staffordshire -30 24 £45,000 +20.00% 15
Warwickshire +16 23 £40,000 -15.79% 16
Shropshire -8 22 £32,500 -47.47% 9
Worcestershire +9 20 £42,000 +12.00% 11
Solihull +5 20 £57,500 +27.78% 5
Herefordshire +15 14 £45,000 +16.13% 4
Sutton Coldfield -16 9 £41,000 +36.67% 1
Wolverhampton - 8 £43,500 - 3
Walsall -4 1 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 194 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (28.61%) JavaScript
3 99 (24.63%) Coaching
4 91 (22.64%) Finance
5 89 (22.14%) Java
6 87 (21.64%) C#
7 84 (20.90%) TDD
8 79 (19.65%) .NET
9 78 (19.40%) HTML
10 73 (18.16%) SQL
11 67 (16.67%) CSS
12 66 (16.42%) Microsoft
13 61 (15.17%) Amazon AWS
14 57 (14.18%) Scrum
15 51 (12.69%) SQL Server
15 51 (12.69%) Microsoft Azure
16 46 (11.44%) Degree
17 45 (11.19%) MVC
18 44 (10.95%) Retail
19 43 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
20 42 (10.45%) Continuous Delivery
21 41 (10.20%) ASP.NET
22 39 (9.70%) BDD
23 38 (9.45%) ITIL
23 38 (9.45%) Software Engineering
24 36 (8.96%) jQuery
25 35 (8.71%) Project Management
25 35 (8.71%) Data Centre
26 34 (8.46%) SDLC
26 34 (8.46%) AngularJS

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 13 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 12 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (2.74%) Apache
4 8 (1.99%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.74%) CMS
6 5 (1.24%) Confluence
7 3 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.75%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.75%) IIS
8 2 (0.50%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.50%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.25%) Moodle
9 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.75%) Maya
3 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.25%) Simulink
4 1 (0.25%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 8 (1.99%) SAP ERP
1 8 (1.99%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (1.24%) SAP SD
2 5 (1.24%) SAP VC
3 3 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.75%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.75%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 61 (15.17%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (12.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (7.71%) PaaS
4 26 (6.47%) SaaS
5 15 (3.73%) IaaS
6 14 (3.48%) Office 365
7 12 (2.99%) GitHub
8 8 (1.99%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (1.49%) Fastly
10 6 (1.49%) Stackdriver
11 3 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.50%) npm
13 1 (0.25%) Force.com
13 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.96%) Firewall
2 29 (7.21%) WAN
3 25 (6.22%) LAN
4 20 (4.98%) OSPF
5 17 (4.23%) VPN
6 13 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 12 (2.99%) Internet
8 11 (2.74%) Network Security
9 8 (1.99%) BGP
10 7 (1.74%) Wireless
11 6 (1.49%) MPLS
12 5 (1.24%) Ethernet
12 5 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (1.24%) WLAN
13 4 (1.00%) Broadband
13 4 (1.00%) DNS
13 4 (1.00%) Intranet
13 4 (1.00%) Junos
14 3 (0.75%) SMS
14 3 (0.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (12.69%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.96%) NoSQL
3 28 (6.97%) MySQL
4 25 (6.22%) Relational Database
5 15 (3.73%) MongoDB
6 12 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (2.74%) RDBMS
8 10 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (2.24%) Oracle Database
9 9 (2.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (2.24%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.74%) Redis
11 6 (1.49%) BigQuery
11 6 (1.49%) Bigtable
11 6 (1.49%) DB2
12 4 (1.00%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (7.96%) Git (software)
2 23 (5.72%) Visual Studio
3 19 (4.73%) Jenkins
4 17 (4.23%) Maven
5 13 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.74%) JUnit
7 9 (2.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (2.24%) JIRA
7 9 (2.24%) Selenium
8 7 (1.74%) Subversion
9 5 (1.24%) CircleCI
9 5 (1.24%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.24%) JBehave
10 4 (1.00%) Hudson
10 4 (1.00%) Vagrant
10 4 (1.00%) webpack
11 3 (0.75%) Ant
11 3 (0.75%) Grunt
11 3 (0.75%) gulp
11 3 (0.75%) SoapUI
General
1 91 (22.64%) Finance
2 44 (10.95%) Retail
3 30 (7.46%) Marketing
4 27 (6.72%) Manufacturing
5 17 (4.23%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.73%) Automotive
7 10 (2.49%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.49%) Back Office
8 6 (1.49%) Games
9 4 (1.00%) Banking
9 4 (1.00%) Publishing
10 3 (0.75%) Billing
11 2 (0.50%) Electronics
11 2 (0.50%) Local Government
12 1 (0.25%) Advertising
12 1 (0.25%) German Language
12 1 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 132 (32.84%) Developer
2 51 (12.69%) Architect
3 39 (9.70%) .NET Developer
3 39 (9.70%) Lead Developer
4 38 (9.45%) Senior Developer
5 34 (8.46%) Java Developer
6 27 (6.72%) Team Leader
7 21 (5.22%) C# Developer
8 20 (4.98%) Network Engineer
9 18 (4.48%) Analyst
9 18 (4.48%) Lead Java Developer
10 17 (4.23%) Project Manager
11 16 (3.98%) PHP Developer
11 16 (3.98%) Software Developer
12 13 (3.23%) Java Engineer
12 13 (3.23%) Technical Architect
13 12 (2.99%) Data Architect
13 12 (2.99%) Head of Support
13 12 (2.99%) Product Manager
13 12 (2.99%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (19.65%) .NET
2 78 (19.40%) HTML
3 67 (16.67%) CSS
4 41 (10.20%) ASP.NET
5 36 (8.96%) jQuery
6 34 (8.46%) AngularJS
7 33 (8.21%) Spring
8 25 (6.22%) React
9 24 (5.97%) Node.js
10 20 (4.98%) J2EE
11 18 (4.48%) Spring MVC
12 16 (3.98%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (3.73%) HTML5
14 12 (2.99%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (2.99%) RESTful
14 12 (2.99%) Web Services
14 12 (2.99%) XML
15 11 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (2.74%) JSON
16 10 (2.49%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.71%) Data Centre
2 31 (7.71%) Computer Science
3 23 (5.72%) Self-Motivation
4 20 (4.98%) Public Cloud
5 16 (3.98%) Driving Licence
6 15 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (3.73%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (2.99%) User Experience
8 11 (2.74%) PMI
9 8 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.99%) NHS
10 7 (1.74%) Reference Data
11 5 (1.24%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.24%) Smart Meter
12 4 (1.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (1.00%) Fintech
12 4 (1.00%) Social Media
13 3 (0.75%) Blog
13 3 (0.75%) RIA
14 2 (0.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.46%) Linux
2 24 (5.97%) Windows
3 14 (3.48%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.49%) Unix
6 4 (1.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.75%) Android
8 2 (0.50%) CentOS
8 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.50%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (24.63%) Coaching
3 84 (20.90%) TDD
4 57 (14.18%) Scrum
5 45 (11.19%) MVC
6 43 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (10.45%) Continuous Delivery
8 39 (9.70%) BDD
9 38 (9.45%) ITIL
9 38 (9.45%) Software Engineering
10 35 (8.71%) Project Management
11 34 (8.46%) SDLC
12 32 (7.96%) OO
13 30 (7.46%) Microservices
13 30 (7.46%) Test Automation
14 29 (7.21%) Problem-Solving
15 27 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
16 26 (6.47%) Service Delivery
16 26 (6.47%) Web Development
17 24 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 115 (28.61%) JavaScript
2 89 (22.14%) Java
3 87 (21.64%) C#
4 73 (18.16%) SQL
5 27 (6.72%) Python
6 22 (5.47%) PHP
7 16 (3.98%) Scala
8 14 (3.48%) Java 8
9 13 (3.23%) Ruby
10 11 (2.74%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.49%) Go
11 10 (2.49%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.99%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.99%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.49%) PHP 5
14 5 (1.24%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.24%) VB
15 4 (1.00%) C
15 4 (1.00%) Groovy
15 4 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (11.44%) Degree
2 24 (5.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (2.99%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.49%) RHCE
5 6 (1.49%) RHCSA
5 6 (1.49%) TOGAF Certification
6 5 (1.24%) CCNP
6 5 (1.24%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.00%) CCDP
7 4 (1.00%) ISEB
7 4 (1.00%) JNCIA
7 4 (1.00%) JNCIS
7 4 (1.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 3 (0.75%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.75%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.75%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.98%) GDPR
1 20 (4.98%) QA
2 13 (3.23%) SLA
3 5 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.75%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 17025
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.25%) MISRA
5 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.25%) PMO
System Software
1 30 (7.46%) Docker
2 17 (4.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.99%) Firmware
4 7 (1.74%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (3.73%) Terraform
2 13 (3.23%) Kubernetes
3 12 (2.99%) Puppet
4 10 (2.49%) Ansible
5 8 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (1.99%) SCCM
6 6 (1.49%) Consul
6 6 (1.49%) Docker Swarm
6 6 (1.49%) Grafana
6 6 (1.49%) Graphite
6 6 (1.49%) Marathon
6 6 (1.49%) Opsview
6 6 (1.49%) Packer
7 4 (1.00%) Nagios
7 4 (1.00%) Salt
7 4 (1.00%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.50%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.25%) EnCase
10 1 (0.25%) Kibana
Vendors
1 66 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.22%) Cisco
2 25 (6.22%) Google
3 22 (5.47%) Oracle
4 19 (4.73%) CheckPoint
5 16 (3.98%) SAP
6 13 (3.23%) Fortinet
7 12 (2.99%) HP
7 12 (2.99%) VMware
8 7 (1.74%) Nokia
9 6 (1.49%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.24%) Juniper
11 4 (1.00%) Adobe
11 4 (1.00%) Blue Coat
11 4 (1.00%) Cadence
11 4 (1.00%) Extreme Networks
11 4 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.75%) Fujitsu
12 3 (0.75%) Splunk
12 3 (0.75%) Twitter