Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 44 49
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 +24
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 515 557 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.22% 5.39% 4.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.92% 5.99% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 414 458 404
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.10% -2.15%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £65,000
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 8,704 9,306 9,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.30% 90.11% 87.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6,797 7,322 8,030
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.44% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +20 193 £52,500 +10.53% 37
Coventry +3 113 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Staffordshire -15 43 £37,500 -11.76% 10
Warwickshire +3 34 £51,250 - 4
Solihull -1 32 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Worcestershire -16 24 £50,000 +13.64% 10
Shropshire +12 20 £38,750 -13.89% 2
Walsall -3 5 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Herefordshire +3 4 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Wolverhampton -21 4 £35,052 -36.27% 4
Halesowen - 3 £21,000 - 1
Sutton Coldfield 0 2 £30,000 -20.00%
Wednesbury - 2 £37,500 -
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 199 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (33.79%) JavaScript
3 135 (26.21%) Coaching
4 109 (21.17%) Scrum
5 101 (19.61%) SQL
6 96 (18.64%) C#
7 93 (18.06%) .NET
8 90 (17.48%) Java
9 89 (17.28%) HTML
10 84 (16.31%) MVC
10 84 (16.31%) Finance
11 80 (15.53%) CSS
11 80 (15.53%) Degree
12 76 (14.76%) Test Automation
13 74 (14.37%) Microsoft
14 73 (14.17%) SQL Server
14 73 (14.17%) Continuous Improvement
15 65 (12.62%) Line Management
16 62 (12.04%) ASP.NET
17 60 (11.65%) Software Engineering
18 56 (10.87%) MySQL
19 53 (10.29%) Jenkins
20 52 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
21 51 (9.90%) Oracle
21 51 (9.90%) Linux
21 51 (9.90%) TDD
22 50 (9.71%) ITIL
23 49 (9.51%) J2EE
24 48 (9.32%) jQuery
25 47 (9.13%) Retail

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 29 (5.63%) JBoss
2 25 (4.85%) Apache
3 20 (3.88%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.75%) Umbraco
5 8 (1.55%) SAS
6 7 (1.36%) CMS
6 7 (1.36%) IIS
7 6 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (0.97%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.78%) Confluence
9 4 (0.78%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.58%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.39%) Drupal
11 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.58%) Doxygen
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.19%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 20 (3.88%) SAP ERP
1 20 (3.88%) SAP S/4HANA
2 12 (2.33%) Magento
3 6 (1.17%) SAP CO
3 6 (1.17%) SAP FI
3 6 (1.17%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (1.17%) SAP SD
3 6 (1.17%) SAP VC
4 4 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.78%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (5.63%) SaaS
3 25 (4.85%) PaaS
4 13 (2.52%) Office 365
5 7 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.36%) Force.com
6 6 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.58%) IaaS
8 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.19%) GitHub
8 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.19%) npm
8 1 (0.19%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.50%) OSPF
2 17 (3.30%) Firewall
3 14 (2.72%) LAN
4 13 (2.52%) WAN
4 13 (2.52%) Wireless
5 11 (2.14%) SMS
6 10 (1.94%) Internet
7 9 (1.75%) Network Security
7 9 (1.75%) VPN
8 8 (1.55%) VLAN
9 7 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (1.36%) Cisco ISE
9 7 (1.36%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (1.17%) BGP
10 6 (1.17%) Ethernet
10 6 (1.17%) IPsec
10 6 (1.17%) MPLS
10 6 (1.17%) SNMP
10 6 (1.17%) SSL
10 6 (1.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (14.17%) SQL Server
2 56 (10.87%) MySQL
3 16 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (2.52%) MongoDB
5 13 (2.52%) NoSQL
6 11 (2.14%) Data Mining
7 10 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.75%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (1.55%) Base SAS
9 8 (1.55%) Power BI
9 8 (1.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 8 (1.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 8 (1.55%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 8 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.36%) DB2
11 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 53 (10.29%) Jenkins
2 45 (8.74%) Git (software)
3 22 (4.27%) Visual Studio
4 15 (2.91%) Selenium
5 13 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (2.33%) Cucumber
6 12 (2.33%) JIRA
7 10 (1.94%) JUnit
7 10 (1.94%) Protractor
8 8 (1.55%) ProC
9 6 (1.17%) Android Studio
9 6 (1.17%) Axure RP
9 6 (1.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 6 (1.17%) HP UFT
9 6 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (0.97%) git-flow
10 5 (0.97%) Ranorex
10 5 (0.97%) Rational Rose
10 5 (0.97%) Subversion
11 4 (0.78%) AppScan
General
1 84 (16.31%) Finance
2 47 (9.13%) Retail
3 28 (5.44%) Manufacturing
4 27 (5.24%) Marketing
5 20 (3.88%) Automotive
6 17 (3.30%) Banking
7 16 (3.11%) Electronics
8 15 (2.91%) Back Office
9 11 (2.14%) Games
10 10 (1.94%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.75%) Billing
12 4 (0.78%) Advertising
12 4 (0.78%) Front Office
12 4 (0.78%) Legal
13 2 (0.39%) French Language
13 2 (0.39%) German Language
13 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.39%) Polish Language
13 2 (0.39%) Russian Language
13 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 171 (33.20%) Developer
2 66 (12.82%) Architect
3 61 (11.84%) Lead Developer
4 51 (9.90%) Java Developer
5 40 (7.77%) Senior Developer
6 35 (6.80%) .NET Developer
6 35 (6.80%) Consultant
7 33 (6.41%) Lead Java Developer
8 29 (5.63%) PHP Developer
9 28 (5.44%) Team Leader
10 26 (5.05%) C# Developer
11 25 (4.85%) Analyst
12 24 (4.66%) Software Developer
13 23 (4.47%) Service Manager
14 20 (3.88%) Lead Architect
14 20 (3.88%) SAP Consultant
15 18 (3.50%) Product Manager
15 18 (3.50%) Software Engineer
15 18 (3.50%) Solutions Architect
16 17 (3.30%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (18.06%) .NET
2 89 (17.28%) HTML
3 80 (15.53%) CSS
4 62 (12.04%) ASP.NET
5 49 (9.51%) J2EE
6 48 (9.32%) jQuery
7 41 (7.96%) AngularJS
8 34 (6.60%) REST
9 32 (6.21%) Hibernate
9 32 (6.21%) Spring
10 30 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 30 (5.83%) ASP.NET Web API
11 29 (5.63%) SOAP
12 27 (5.24%) Node.js
13 26 (5.05%) Spring MVC
14 25 (4.85%) Web Services
15 23 (4.47%) RESTful
16 17 (3.30%) JPA
17 16 (3.11%) HTML5
17 16 (3.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 25 (4.85%) Data Centre
4 23 (4.47%) User Experience
5 22 (4.27%) Social Media
6 14 (2.72%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (2.14%) Linux Command Line
8 10 (1.94%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.94%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.55%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.17%) FlexPod
11 5 (0.97%) iSeries
12 4 (0.78%) Fintech
13 3 (0.58%) BYOD
13 3 (0.58%) CESG
13 3 (0.58%) Minimum Viable Product
14 2 (0.39%) CPLD
14 2 (0.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 2 (0.39%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 51 (9.90%) Linux
2 31 (6.02%) Windows
3 13 (2.52%) Windows Server
4 12 (2.33%) Android
5 9 (1.75%) Unix
6 6 (1.17%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.78%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.58%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.58%) FreeRTOS
9 3 (0.58%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.58%) SafeRTOS
9 3 (0.58%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 2 (0.39%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.39%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (26.21%) Coaching
3 109 (21.17%) Scrum
4 84 (16.31%) MVC
5 76 (14.76%) Test Automation
6 73 (14.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 65 (12.62%) Line Management
8 60 (11.65%) Software Engineering
9 51 (9.90%) TDD
10 50 (9.71%) ITIL
11 45 (8.74%) Project Management
12 41 (7.96%) Service Delivery
12 41 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 41 (7.96%) Web Development
13 38 (7.38%) Migration
14 36 (6.99%) Unit Testing
15 31 (6.02%) ERP
15 31 (6.02%) Product Management
16 30 (5.83%) E-Commerce
16 30 (5.83%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 174 (33.79%) JavaScript
2 101 (19.61%) SQL
3 96 (18.64%) C#
4 90 (17.48%) Java
5 42 (8.16%) PHP
6 19 (3.69%) Python
7 18 (3.50%) Ruby
8 13 (2.52%) C
9 11 (2.14%) C++
10 10 (1.94%) Groovy
10 10 (1.94%) RPG
10 10 (1.94%) Scala
11 9 (1.75%) Go
12 8 (1.55%) Apex Code
12 8 (1.55%) PROC SQL
12 8 (1.55%) SAS Macro
13 6 (1.17%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.97%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.97%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 80 (15.53%) Degree
2 17 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (2.72%) CCNP
5 13 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (2.52%) ISTQB
6 11 (2.14%) ISEB
7 10 (1.94%) CPIM
7 10 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.17%) CCNA
8 6 (1.17%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.97%) CISM
9 5 (0.97%) CISSP
9 5 (0.97%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.97%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.78%) CEH
10 4 (0.78%) CISA
10 4 (0.78%) CRISC
10 4 (0.78%) GIAC
10 4 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.21%) QA
2 13 (2.52%) PMO
2 13 (2.52%) SLA
3 7 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.78%) COBIT
6 3 (0.58%) MISRA
6 3 (0.58%) MISRA C
7 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.39%) ISO 13485
7 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.19%) GDPR
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.19%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.19%) TickIT
System Software
1 42 (8.16%) Docker
2 10 (1.94%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.58%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.39%) Firmware
6 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 39 (7.57%) Puppet
2 38 (7.38%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (2.14%) Marathon
4 9 (1.75%) Ansible
5 7 (1.36%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (0.97%) SCOM
7 4 (0.78%) HP Fortify
7 4 (0.78%) SCCM
7 4 (0.78%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.19%) Ambari
8 1 (0.19%) Cisco CME
8 1 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.19%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.19%) logstash
8 1 (0.19%) Nagios
8 1 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 74 (14.37%) Microsoft
2 51 (9.90%) Oracle
3 26 (5.05%) Cisco
4 24 (4.66%) HP
5 22 (4.27%) SAP
6 19 (3.69%) Google
7 18 (3.50%) CheckPoint
8 15 (2.91%) Fortinet
9 13 (2.52%) Apple
10 11 (2.14%) Twitter
11 10 (1.94%) IBM
12 9 (1.75%) VMware
13 8 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (1.55%) ServiceNow
13 8 (1.55%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.36%) Citrix
14 7 (1.36%) webMethods
14 7 (1.36%) Xamarin
15 6 (1.17%) Adobe
15 6 (1.17%) Brocade