Period
to 22 October 2021

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 22 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 20 30 32
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 570 188 490
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 7.94% 7.15% 6.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.52% 7.50% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 444 167 409
10th Percentile £33,750 £38,750 £36,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £73,500 £65,736 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £68,750
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 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 6,693 2,507 6,764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 93.27% 95.29% 92.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5,040 2,007 5,482
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £26,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £66,250 £58,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £80,525 £68,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £58,508 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.76% -

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Mentoring as a proportion 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

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

Salary trend for Mentoring in the West Midlands

Mentoring
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mentoring in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 October 2021.

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 22 October 2021. 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 +9 328 £65,000 +23.81% 46
Staffordshire -3 63 £57,500 +9.52% 6
Warwickshire +5 51 £50,000 -20.63% 8
Coventry -12 28 £47,500 -20.83% 7
Solihull 0 27 £45,000 - 6
Shropshire +11 24 £55,000 - 6
Worcestershire -21 18 £40,000 -5.88% 4
West Bromwich - 7 £32,500 - 1
Wolverhampton -8 5 £55,000 -15.38%
Herefordshire - 3 £41,250 - 1
Walsall - 2 £67,500 -
Wednesbury - 1 £65,000 -
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2021, 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.

1 302 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (28.42%) Coaching
3 149 (26.14%) Greenfield Project
4 123 (21.58%) Azure
5 118 (20.70%) Security Cleared
6 113 (19.82%) SC Cleared
6 113 (19.82%) .NET
6 113 (19.82%) Social Skills
7 108 (18.95%) SQL
8 104 (18.25%) DevOps
9 93 (16.32%) C#
9 93 (16.32%) JavaScript
10 89 (15.61%) Microsoft
11 76 (13.33%) ServiceNow
12 71 (12.46%) Java
12 71 (12.46%) AWS
13 70 (12.28%) Finance
14 66 (11.58%) Degree
15 63 (11.05%) SQL Server
16 62 (10.88%) SDLC
17 59 (10.35%) Marketing
18 56 (9.82%) React
19 54 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
19 54 (9.47%) Scrum
20 51 (8.95%) Retail
20 51 (8.95%) Problem-Solving
21 48 (8.42%) Docker
22 47 (8.25%) Software Engineering
23 45 (7.89%) TDD
24 44 (7.72%) SaaS

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 (2.28%) Confluence
2 11 (1.93%) IIS
3 8 (1.40%) SAS
4 4 (0.70%) Apache
4 4 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.53%) Apache Solr
5 3 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.53%) nginx
6 2 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.35%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (2.98%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.58%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.35%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 11 (1.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.18%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 1 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 123 (21.58%) Azure
2 71 (12.46%) AWS
3 44 (7.72%) SaaS
4 39 (6.84%) Microsoft 365
5 33 (5.79%) GCP
6 28 (4.91%) iPaaS
7 24 (4.21%) PaaS
8 23 (4.04%) IaaS
9 22 (3.86%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 22 (3.86%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 21 (3.68%) Serverless
11 20 (3.51%) Dynamics 365
12 19 (3.33%) Boomi
13 14 (2.46%) AtomSphere
14 11 (1.93%) Power Platform
15 8 (1.40%) Azure Logic Apps
15 8 (1.40%) GitHub
15 8 (1.40%) Google Workspace
16 6 (1.05%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 6 (1.05%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.81%) LAN
2 15 (2.63%) DNS
2 15 (2.63%) WAN
3 11 (1.93%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.93%) VLAN
4 10 (1.75%) DHCP
4 10 (1.75%) Firewall
5 8 (1.40%) Remote Desktop
5 8 (1.40%) SAN
6 6 (1.05%) Wireless
7 5 (0.88%) HTTP
8 4 (0.70%) VoIP
9 2 (0.35%) Broadband
9 2 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.35%) Cisco Firepower
9 2 (0.35%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (0.35%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (0.35%) Internet
9 2 (0.35%) Network Security
10 1 (0.18%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (11.05%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 21 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (3.51%) MongoDB
5 17 (2.98%) NoSQL
6 12 (2.11%) MySQL
7 10 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.40%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.23%) Redis
9 7 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.88%) Apache Hive
10 5 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (0.88%) Impala
10 5 (0.88%) Power BI
10 5 (0.88%) Spotfire
10 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.70%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (0.70%) Pentaho
11 4 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (7.19%) Git (software)
2 17 (2.98%) JIRA
3 10 (1.75%) Bitbucket
3 10 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 10 (1.75%) Selenium
4 8 (1.40%) Maven
5 7 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (1.23%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.05%) webpack
7 5 (0.88%) GitLab
7 5 (0.88%) JMeter
7 5 (0.88%) Moq
7 5 (0.88%) NUnit
7 5 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (0.88%) Rational Rhapsody
8 4 (0.70%) Ant
8 4 (0.70%) Artifactory
8 4 (0.70%) HP UFT
8 4 (0.70%) TeamCity
General
1 113 (19.82%) Social Skills
2 70 (12.28%) Finance
3 59 (10.35%) Marketing
4 54 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
5 51 (8.95%) Retail
6 20 (3.51%) Games
7 19 (3.33%) Public Sector
8 14 (2.46%) Influencing Skills
9 11 (1.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 11 (1.93%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.75%) Back Office
11 9 (1.58%) Military
12 7 (1.23%) Presentation Skills
12 7 (1.23%) Telecoms
13 6 (1.05%) Law
13 6 (1.05%) Local Government
14 5 (0.88%) Legal
15 4 (0.70%) Automotive
15 4 (0.70%) Police
16 2 (0.35%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 177 (31.05%) Developer
2 71 (12.46%) Senior Developer
3 58 (10.18%) Architect
4 39 (6.84%) .NET Developer
5 35 (6.14%) Graduate
6 32 (5.61%) ServiceNow Developer
7 24 (4.21%) Software Developer
8 23 (4.04%) Senior .NET Developer
9 22 (3.86%) Salesforce Architect
10 17 (2.98%) DevOps Engineer
10 17 (2.98%) Test Manager
11 16 (2.81%) C# Developer
11 16 (2.81%) Team Leader
12 15 (2.63%) Consultant
12 15 (2.63%) Service Manager
13 14 (2.46%) Engineering Manager
13 14 (2.46%) Software Engineer
14 13 (2.28%) AWS Engineer
14 13 (2.28%) Java Developer
14 13 (2.28%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (19.82%) .NET
2 56 (9.82%) React
3 41 (7.19%) REST
4 38 (6.67%) CSS
5 35 (6.14%) ASP.NET
6 33 (5.79%) .NET Core
7 32 (5.61%) Vue.js
8 31 (5.44%) AngularJS
9 29 (5.09%) HTML
9 29 (5.09%) Web Services
10 23 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (3.86%) RESTful
12 20 (3.51%) XML
13 19 (3.33%) Spring
14 17 (2.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 17 (2.98%) jQuery
14 17 (2.98%) Node.js
15 16 (2.81%) JSON
16 13 (2.28%) GraphQL
17 11 (1.93%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 149 (26.14%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (4.56%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.98%) User Experience
5 13 (2.28%) Replication
6 12 (2.11%) Data Structures
6 12 (2.11%) Driving Licence
6 12 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.11%) Legacy Systems
7 11 (1.93%) Clustering
7 11 (1.93%) e-Health
8 9 (1.58%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.40%) Blog
9 8 (1.40%) Cloud Native
10 6 (1.05%) 3D Graphics
10 6 (1.05%) CUDA
10 6 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.05%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.05%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 40 (7.02%) Windows
2 23 (4.04%) Windows Server
3 15 (2.63%) Linux
4 10 (1.75%) Unix
5 2 (0.35%) CentOS
5 2 (0.35%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.18%) AIX
6 1 (0.18%) Android
6 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.18%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (52.98%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (28.42%) Coaching
3 104 (18.25%) DevOps
4 62 (10.88%) SDLC
5 54 (9.47%) Scrum
6 51 (8.95%) Problem-Solving
7 47 (8.25%) Software Engineering
8 45 (7.89%) TDD
9 42 (7.37%) Software Testing
9 42 (7.37%) Test Automation
10 40 (7.02%) Full Stack Development
10 40 (7.02%) Line Management
10 40 (7.02%) MVC
11 39 (6.84%) Microservices
12 35 (6.14%) Analytics
12 35 (6.14%) Presales
13 34 (5.96%) Technical Leadership
14 31 (5.44%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (5.44%) ITIL
14 31 (5.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (18.95%) SQL
2 93 (16.32%) C#
2 93 (16.32%) JavaScript
3 71 (12.46%) Java
4 33 (5.79%) Python
5 21 (3.68%) Go
5 21 (3.68%) TypeScript
6 20 (3.51%) PowerShell
7 18 (3.16%) T-SQL
8 15 (2.63%) C
8 15 (2.63%) Java 8
8 15 (2.63%) VB.NET
9 11 (1.93%) XAML
10 9 (1.58%) C++
10 9 (1.58%) PHP
11 8 (1.40%) ES6
11 8 (1.40%) Scala
12 6 (1.05%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.05%) HLSL
12 6 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 118 (20.70%) Security Cleared
2 113 (19.82%) SC Cleared
3 66 (11.58%) Degree
4 25 (4.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.75%) ISTQB
6 9 (1.58%) Master's Degree
7 8 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.05%) CISSP
8 6 (1.05%) DBS Check
8 6 (1.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.70%) CCNA
9 4 (0.70%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (0.53%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.53%) CCNP
10 3 (0.53%) ISEB
10 3 (0.53%) MCSA
11 2 (0.35%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.68%) QA
2 14 (2.46%) PMO
3 12 (2.11%) SLA
4 5 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 15288
5 2 (0.35%) GDPR
6 1 (0.18%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.18%) NIST
6 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 48 (8.42%) Docker
2 21 (3.68%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.88%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.70%) HDFS
6 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (7.54%) Kubernetes
2 22 (3.86%) Terraform
3 13 (2.28%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 11 (1.93%) Single Sign-On
5 10 (1.75%) WSUS
6 8 (1.40%) Ansible
6 8 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (1.23%) Prometheus
8 6 (1.05%) Opsgenie
8 6 (1.05%) Puppet
9 5 (0.88%) Grafana
9 5 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.35%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.35%) Mesos
11 1 (0.18%) Control-M
11 1 (0.18%) CSIRT
11 1 (0.18%) HP ALM
11 1 (0.18%) Nessus
11 1 (0.18%) Nmap
11 1 (0.18%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 89 (15.61%) Microsoft
2 76 (13.33%) ServiceNow
3 32 (5.61%) Salesforce.com
4 29 (5.09%) Google
5 23 (4.04%) MuleSoft
5 23 (4.04%) Oracle
6 19 (3.33%) Dell
7 14 (2.46%) VMware
8 11 (1.93%) Cisco
8 11 (1.93%) Xamarin
9 10 (1.75%) CheckPoint
10 8 (1.40%) Citrix
10 8 (1.40%) SnapLogic
11 7 (1.23%) JD Edwards
12 6 (1.05%) Atlassian
12 6 (1.05%) HP
13 5 (0.88%) IBM
13 5 (0.88%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 5 (0.88%) TIBCO
14 4 (0.70%) Talend