Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > West Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 43 60
Rank change year-on-year +1 +17 +5
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 556 604 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.50% 5.40% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.18% 6.05% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 454 470 394
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.95% +3.89% -18.18%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £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 8996 9988 9225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.99% 89.31% 87.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7231 7814 7620
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017. 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 +23 220 £52,500 +10.53% 5
Coventry -1 96 £50,000 +4.71% 10
Staffordshire -7 67 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Shropshire +19 46 £61,250 +36.91% 3
Warwickshire -24 40 £53,750 +16.22% 1
Solihull +10 31 £46,250 -7.50% 2
Worcestershire -35 13 £42,500 -10.53%
Herefordshire -2 10 £40,000 -11.11%
Walsall 0 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Wolverhampton -5 3 £38,000 -30.91%
Sutton Coldfield +10 2 £30,000 -11.76%
Halesowen - 2 £21,000 -
Wednesbury - 2 £37,500 -
West Bromwich -3 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Mentoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 250 (44.96%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (30.22%) JavaScript
3 118 (21.22%) C#
4 112 (20.14%) .NET
4 112 (20.14%) Scrum
5 108 (19.42%) SQL Server
6 106 (19.06%) SQL
7 96 (17.27%) Java
7 96 (17.27%) Coaching
8 93 (16.73%) Test Automation
9 89 (16.01%) MVC
10 86 (15.47%) Line Management
11 78 (14.03%) Finance
11 78 (14.03%) HTML
12 76 (13.67%) MySQL
13 69 (12.41%) TDD
13 69 (12.41%) Degree
14 67 (12.05%) CSS
15 66 (11.87%) Software Engineering
16 65 (11.69%) Jenkins
17 64 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
17 64 (11.51%) Retail
17 64 (11.51%) Microsoft
18 63 (11.33%) ASP.NET
19 62 (11.15%) Stakeholder Management
20 58 (10.43%) ITIL
20 58 (10.43%) Puppet
21 57 (10.25%) jQuery
22 56 (10.07%) PHP
22 56 (10.07%) Project Management

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 24 (4.32%) Apache
2 18 (3.24%) SAS
3 17 (3.06%) JBoss
4 16 (2.88%) CMS
5 14 (2.52%) Documentum
6 11 (1.98%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.80%) SharePoint
8 9 (1.62%) IIS
9 7 (1.26%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.90%) Confluence
10 5 (0.90%) Drupal
11 4 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.54%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2000
13 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.36%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 8 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.54%) Doxygen
5 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.36%) InDesign
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.18%) Simulink
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (3.78%) Magento
2 6 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.36%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 48 (8.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (5.40%) SaaS
3 21 (3.78%) PaaS
4 17 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (1.62%) Office 365
6 6 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.08%) GitHub
7 5 (0.90%) IaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.18%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.18%) Force.com
8 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.18%) npm
8 1 (0.18%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.32%) OSPF
2 21 (3.78%) Firewall
3 15 (2.70%) LAN
3 15 (2.70%) Network Security
3 15 (2.70%) VPN
4 14 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (2.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (2.52%) WAN
5 13 (2.34%) Cisco ISE
6 12 (2.16%) BGP
6 12 (2.16%) Ethernet
6 12 (2.16%) IPsec
6 12 (2.16%) MPLS
6 12 (2.16%) SNMP
6 12 (2.16%) SSL
6 12 (2.16%) TCP/IP
6 12 (2.16%) VLAN
6 12 (2.16%) Wireless
7 10 (1.80%) Internet
7 10 (1.80%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (19.42%) SQL Server
2 76 (13.67%) MySQL
3 25 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (3.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (3.60%) SQL Server 2014
6 19 (3.42%) NoSQL
6 19 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (2.88%) Base SAS
7 16 (2.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 16 (2.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 16 (2.88%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 15 (2.70%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (2.16%) MongoDB
10 12 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (1.44%) DB2
12 8 (1.44%) QlikView
13 7 (1.26%) Power BI
13 7 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 65 (11.69%) Jenkins
2 50 (8.99%) Git (software)
3 34 (6.12%) Selenium
4 27 (4.86%) Cucumber
5 22 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (3.24%) JIRA
6 18 (3.24%) JUnit
7 16 (2.88%) ProC
7 16 (2.88%) Visual Studio
8 10 (1.80%) Protractor
9 9 (1.62%) Maven
10 7 (1.26%) Appium
10 7 (1.26%) HP UFT
10 7 (1.26%) Ranorex
11 6 (1.08%) Axure RP
11 6 (1.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 6 (1.08%) WebDriver
12 5 (0.90%) git-flow
12 5 (0.90%) JBehave
12 5 (0.90%) Subversion
General
1 78 (14.03%) Finance
2 64 (11.51%) Retail
3 35 (6.29%) Electronics
4 31 (5.58%) Automotive
5 27 (4.86%) Banking
5 27 (4.86%) Marketing
6 14 (2.52%) Billing
7 9 (1.62%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.44%) Games
9 6 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.72%) Back Office
11 3 (0.54%) Advertising
11 3 (0.54%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.36%) Front Office
13 1 (0.18%) Legal
13 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 197 (35.43%) Developer
2 62 (11.15%) Senior Developer
3 56 (10.07%) Architect
4 55 (9.89%) Lead Developer
5 45 (8.09%) .NET Developer
6 44 (7.91%) C# Developer
6 44 (7.91%) Java Developer
7 36 (6.47%) PHP Developer
8 32 (5.76%) Consultant
8 32 (5.76%) Software Developer
8 32 (5.76%) Team Leader
9 30 (5.40%) Analyst
10 28 (5.04%) Service Manager
11 23 (4.14%) Development Manager
11 23 (4.14%) Lead Java Developer
12 22 (3.96%) JavaScript Developer
13 21 (3.78%) C# .NET Developer
13 21 (3.78%) Senior C# Developer
14 19 (3.42%) Magento Developer
14 19 (3.42%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (20.14%) .NET
2 78 (14.03%) HTML
3 67 (12.05%) CSS
4 63 (11.33%) ASP.NET
5 57 (10.25%) jQuery
6 54 (9.71%) AngularJS
7 43 (7.73%) REST
8 37 (6.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 37 (6.65%) SOAP
9 35 (6.29%) J2EE
10 33 (5.94%) Web Services
11 31 (5.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (5.58%) Spring
12 29 (5.22%) Hibernate
12 29 (5.22%) WPF
13 28 (5.04%) Node.js
14 20 (3.60%) Spring MVC
15 17 (3.06%) RESTful
15 17 (3.06%) XML
16 16 (2.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 64 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (5.22%) Data Centre
3 26 (4.68%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.60%) Data Structures
5 18 (3.24%) Social Media
6 17 (3.06%) User Experience
7 16 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.16%) FlexPod
8 12 (2.16%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.98%) Clustering
10 10 (1.80%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.44%) Fintech
12 6 (1.08%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.90%) iSeries
13 5 (0.90%) Smart Meter
14 4 (0.72%) CMDB
15 3 (0.54%) BYOD
15 3 (0.54%) CESG
15 3 (0.54%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 39 (7.01%) Linux
2 24 (4.32%) Windows
3 11 (1.98%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (1.26%) Android
7 6 (1.08%) Unix
8 4 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.54%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.36%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (44.96%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (20.14%) Scrum
3 96 (17.27%) Coaching
4 93 (16.73%) Test Automation
5 89 (16.01%) MVC
6 86 (15.47%) Line Management
7 69 (12.41%) TDD
8 66 (11.87%) Software Engineering
9 62 (11.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 58 (10.43%) ITIL
11 56 (10.07%) Project Management
12 54 (9.71%) Continuous Improvement
13 50 (8.99%) E-Commerce
14 44 (7.91%) Service Delivery
15 40 (7.19%) Analytics
16 35 (6.29%) Unit Testing
17 34 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
18 32 (5.76%) IT Strategy
18 32 (5.76%) Microservices
19 30 (5.40%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 168 (30.22%) JavaScript
2 118 (21.22%) C#
3 106 (19.06%) SQL
4 96 (17.27%) Java
5 56 (10.07%) PHP
6 25 (4.50%) Ruby
7 18 (3.24%) T-SQL
8 17 (3.06%) Scala
9 16 (2.88%) C
9 16 (2.88%) PROC SQL
9 16 (2.88%) SAS Macro
10 15 (2.70%) Groovy
11 13 (2.34%) C++
11 13 (2.34%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.80%) Python
12 10 (1.80%) RPG
13 8 (1.44%) Go
14 5 (0.90%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.90%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 69 (12.41%) Degree
2 24 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (3.24%) CCNP
5 16 (2.88%) SC Cleared
6 15 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
7 14 (2.52%) ISTQB
8 11 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.26%) CISM
9 7 (1.26%) CISSP
9 7 (1.26%) MCSE
10 6 (1.08%) CESG Certified Professional
10 6 (1.08%) ISEB
10 6 (1.08%) MCITP
10 6 (1.08%) MCSA
11 3 (0.54%) JNCIA
11 3 (0.54%) JNCIS
11 3 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (7.19%) QA
2 15 (2.70%) SLA
3 14 (2.52%) PMO
4 8 (1.44%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (1.26%) GDPR
6 6 (1.08%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (0.90%) COBIT
7 5 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.90%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.54%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.54%) MISRA
8 3 (0.54%) MISRA C
9 2 (0.36%) ISO 13485
9 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (7.01%) Docker
2 10 (1.80%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.26%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.08%) UAG
6 2 (0.36%) Firmware
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 58 (10.43%) Puppet
2 39 (7.01%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (3.24%) Ansible
4 12 (2.16%) Cisco Prime
4 12 (2.16%) SCOM
5 8 (1.44%) Marathon
6 7 (1.26%) Terraform
7 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
7 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (1.08%) SCCM
7 6 (1.08%) WSUS
8 3 (0.54%) Nagios
8 3 (0.54%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.18%) HP Fortify
10 1 (0.18%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 64 (11.51%) Microsoft
2 42 (7.55%) Oracle
3 30 (5.40%) Cisco
4 29 (5.22%) HP
5 24 (4.32%) Google
6 21 (3.78%) Apple
6 21 (3.78%) CheckPoint
6 21 (3.78%) Fortinet
7 14 (2.52%) Pega
8 13 (2.34%) F5
8 13 (2.34%) SolarWinds
9 12 (2.16%) Aruba
9 12 (2.16%) Brocade
9 12 (2.16%) Meraki
9 12 (2.16%) Sourcefire
10 10 (1.80%) Twitter
11 9 (1.62%) IBM
11 9 (1.62%) VMware
12 8 (1.44%) Adobe
12 8 (1.44%) EMC