Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > West Midlands
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 37 53
Rank change year-on-year +9 +16 -7
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 218 460 421
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 6.52% 5.96% 4.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.08% 6.46% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 217 452 325
Median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +7.37% -
10th Percentile £40,293 £36,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,375 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 3,081 7,120 8,331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 92.19% 92.24% 91.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2,513 5,613 6,387
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,300 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £69,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 7 August 2020.

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 7 August 2020. 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 +3 75 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Staffordshire +29 58 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Warwickshire +17 18 £61,500 +17.14% 2
Worcestershire +8 16 £42,000 -0.59% 1
Solihull -12 11 £45,000 -22.08% 1
Shropshire +16 10 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Coventry -9 9 £60,000 +14.29% 6
Herefordshire +7 5 £52,500 +10.53% 1
Sutton Coldfield +12 2 £47,500 +26.67%
Wolverhampton - 2 £53,500 -
Walsall -2 1 £57,500 +53.33%
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 68 (31.19%) .NET
2 67 (30.73%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (30.28%) Coaching
4 62 (28.44%) SQL
5 60 (27.52%) C#
6 58 (26.61%) Azure
7 51 (23.39%) Microsoft
8 47 (21.56%) JavaScript
9 44 (20.18%) DevOps
10 36 (16.51%) TDD
11 33 (15.14%) Windows
11 33 (15.14%) AngularJS
11 33 (15.14%) .NET Core
12 32 (14.68%) Finance
13 30 (13.76%) .NET Framework
14 29 (13.30%) Docker
15 28 (12.84%) Continuous Delivery
16 27 (12.39%) Software Engineering
17 26 (11.93%) Microservices
17 26 (11.93%) Problem-Solving
18 25 (11.47%) Law
18 25 (11.47%) HTML
18 25 (11.47%) Python
19 24 (11.01%) Linux
19 24 (11.01%) Scrum
20 23 (10.55%) Kubernetes
20 23 (10.55%) Degree
21 22 (10.09%) Git (software)
22 21 (9.63%) CSS
22 21 (9.63%) PowerShell

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 9 (4.13%) IIS
2 7 (3.21%) CMS
3 5 (2.29%) SAS
4 3 (1.38%) EPiServer
4 3 (1.38%) Sitefinity
4 3 (1.38%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.38%) WordPress
5 2 (0.92%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.92%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.92%) nginx
5 2 (0.92%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.46%) Drupal
6 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 58 (26.61%) Azure
2 18 (8.26%) AWS
3 13 (5.96%) Serverless
4 12 (5.50%) Power Platform
5 7 (3.21%) SaaS
6 5 (2.29%) npm
6 5 (2.29%) PaaS
7 3 (1.38%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.38%) GitHub
7 3 (1.38%) Office 365
8 2 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.92%) Azure LUIS
8 2 (0.92%) GCP
8 2 (0.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.13%) Firewall
2 7 (3.21%) Internet
3 6 (2.75%) DNS
3 6 (2.75%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.83%) DHCP
4 4 (1.83%) LAN
4 4 (1.83%) VPN
4 4 (1.83%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.38%) Skype
5 3 (1.38%) tcpdump
5 3 (1.38%) WAN
6 2 (0.92%) BGP
6 2 (0.92%) SSL
6 2 (0.92%) VLAN
7 1 (0.46%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.46%) HTTP
7 1 (0.46%) MPLS
7 1 (0.46%) OSPF
7 1 (0.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.50%) Power BI
3 10 (4.59%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.59%) NoSQL
3 10 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.67%) MySQL
6 7 (3.21%) Big Data
7 6 (2.75%) Apache Hive
7 6 (2.75%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.75%) Impala
7 6 (2.75%) Pentaho
7 6 (2.75%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.29%) GIS
9 4 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.92%) HBase
10 2 (0.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (10.09%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.26%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.75%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.29%) Cypress.io
4 5 (2.29%) Maven
5 4 (1.83%) gulp
5 4 (1.83%) jspm
5 4 (1.83%) Moq
5 4 (1.83%) MSTest
5 4 (1.83%) NUnit
5 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (1.83%) Subversion
6 3 (1.38%) JIRA
6 3 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.92%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.92%) Postman
8 1 (0.46%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.46%) Selenium
8 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (14.68%) Finance
2 25 (11.47%) Law
3 9 (4.13%) Retail
4 8 (3.67%) Automotive
5 6 (2.75%) Legal
6 5 (2.29%) Banking
7 4 (1.83%) Electronics
7 4 (1.83%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.92%) Advertising
8 2 (0.92%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.46%) Local Government
9 1 (0.46%) Marketing
9 1 (0.46%) Police
9 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (27.06%) Developer
2 22 (10.09%) Software Developer
3 18 (8.26%) Senior Developer
4 16 (7.34%) Team Leader
5 15 (6.88%) .NET Developer
5 15 (6.88%) C# Developer
6 13 (5.96%) Technical Leader
7 12 (5.50%) Development Manager
8 11 (5.05%) Architect
9 10 (4.59%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (4.59%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (3.67%) Administrator
10 8 (3.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (3.67%) Lead Developer
10 8 (3.67%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 7 (3.21%) Analyst
11 7 (3.21%) Consultant
11 7 (3.21%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (3.21%) Software Engineer
11 7 (3.21%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (31.19%) .NET
2 33 (15.14%) .NET Core
2 33 (15.14%) AngularJS
3 30 (13.76%) .NET Framework
4 25 (11.47%) HTML
5 21 (9.63%) CSS
6 19 (8.72%) Entity Framework
7 15 (6.88%) WCF
8 14 (6.42%) ASP.NET
8 14 (6.42%) jQuery
9 13 (5.96%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (5.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (4.59%) CSS3
12 9 (4.13%) React
13 8 (3.67%) ASP.NET Core
13 8 (3.67%) REST
14 7 (3.21%) HTML5
14 7 (3.21%) RESTful
15 6 (2.75%) JSON
15 6 (2.75%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.42%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.96%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.13%) User Experience
6 8 (3.67%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (2.75%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.29%) Cyberattack
9 4 (1.83%) Analogue Electronics
10 3 (1.38%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.38%) NHS
10 3 (1.38%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.38%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.92%) Replication
12 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.46%) Clustering
12 1 (0.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.46%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.14%) Windows
2 24 (11.01%) Linux
3 16 (7.34%) Windows Server
4 12 (5.50%) Unix
5 2 (0.92%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.92%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.46%) AIX
6 1 (0.46%) Android
6 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.46%) HPUX
6 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (30.73%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (30.28%) Coaching
3 44 (20.18%) DevOps
4 36 (16.51%) TDD
5 28 (12.84%) Continuous Delivery
6 27 (12.39%) Software Engineering
7 26 (11.93%) Microservices
7 26 (11.93%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (11.01%) Scrum
9 21 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (8.72%) Decision-Making
10 19 (8.72%) Fintech
11 18 (8.26%) MVC
11 18 (8.26%) Requirements Gathering
12 17 (7.80%) OO
13 16 (7.34%) Architectural Design
13 16 (7.34%) Web Development
14 15 (6.88%) Project Management
14 15 (6.88%) Technology Roadmap
15 14 (6.42%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 62 (28.44%) SQL
2 60 (27.52%) C#
3 47 (21.56%) JavaScript
4 25 (11.47%) Python
5 21 (9.63%) PowerShell
6 19 (8.72%) TypeScript
7 17 (7.80%) T-SQL
8 15 (6.88%) Bash Shell
9 14 (6.42%) Java
10 9 (4.13%) PHP
11 6 (2.75%) HiveQL
12 4 (1.83%) C++
12 4 (1.83%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.83%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.38%) ES6
14 2 (0.92%) C
15 1 (0.46%) PHP 7
15 1 (0.46%) Scala
15 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (10.55%) Degree
2 9 (4.13%) CISSP
3 4 (1.83%) CISM
3 4 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.83%) PCI QSA
4 3 (1.38%) CCIE
4 3 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.38%) GCFA
4 3 (1.38%) GCIA
4 3 (1.38%) GCIH
4 3 (1.38%) GREM
4 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.38%) SANS
4 3 (1.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.92%) CNE
5 2 (0.92%) MCP
5 2 (0.92%) MCSE
5 2 (0.92%) Novell Certification
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.13%) QA
2 8 (3.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 5 (2.29%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.83%) ISO 26262
5 2 (0.92%) NIST
5 2 (0.92%) PMO
6 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (13.30%) Docker
2 11 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.13%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.75%) HDFS
5 2 (0.92%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.92%) DFS Replication
5 2 (0.92%) Firmware
5 2 (0.92%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (10.55%) Kubernetes
2 10 (4.59%) Ansible
2 10 (4.59%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (4.59%) Puppet
3 3 (1.38%) CSIRT
3 3 (1.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (0.92%) SCCM
4 2 (0.92%) SCDPM
4 2 (0.92%) SCOM
4 2 (0.92%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.92%) SCSM
4 2 (0.92%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 51 (23.39%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.80%) VMware
3 7 (3.21%) Oracle
4 6 (2.75%) Cloudera
5 5 (2.29%) Cisco
6 4 (1.83%) Informatica
6 4 (1.83%) Talend
7 3 (1.38%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.92%) Facebook
8 2 (0.92%) Fortinet
8 2 (0.92%) Instagram
8 2 (0.92%) Palo Alto
8 2 (0.92%) Splunk
8 2 (0.92%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.92%) Twitter
9 1 (0.46%) Capita
9 1 (0.46%) McAfee
9 1 (0.46%) NEC
9 1 (0.46%) Snow
9 1 (0.46%) SolarWinds