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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 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 24 23 32
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 746 487 214
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.68% 7.50% 6.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.98% 8.09% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 364 396 180
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £38,625
25th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £56,750 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.32% +8.10% +2.94%
75th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +8.70%

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 8,308 6,021 2,998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 96.68% 92.76% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5,261 4,513 2,468
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%
75th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +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 17 August 2022.

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 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Birmingham +4 330 £62,500 -3.85% 35
Coventry +34 130 £51,480 +14.40% 10
Warwickshire -19 130 £55,000 +4.17% 15
Staffordshire -28 38 £57,500 +6.48% 6
Worcestershire +6 20 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Shropshire -4 12 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Solihull -4 11 £34,000 -24.44% 1
Herefordshire -6 9 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Wolverhampton +9 7 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Dudley - 6 £34,500 -
West Bromwich -12 1 £26,950 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £39,000 - 2
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2022, 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.

1 395 (52.95%) Agile
2 345 (46.25%) Coaching
3 233 (31.23%) Microsoft
4 192 (25.74%) Azure
5 191 (25.60%) Social Skills
6 177 (23.73%) Java
7 160 (21.45%) Finance
8 159 (21.31%) AWS
9 148 (19.84%) Scrum
10 135 (18.10%) Software Engineering
11 126 (16.89%) Microsoft Office
11 126 (16.89%) ITIL
12 123 (16.49%) Customer Service
13 121 (16.22%) DevOps
14 115 (15.42%) Degree
15 107 (14.34%) Python
15 107 (14.34%) TDD
15 107 (14.34%) Automotive
16 106 (14.21%) JavaScript
17 97 (13.00%) Continuous Improvement
18 92 (12.33%) Analytics
19 91 (12.20%) React
20 89 (11.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 85 (11.39%) ServiceNow
22 84 (11.26%) Problem-Solving
22 84 (11.26%) Git (software)
23 76 (10.19%) Spring
24 70 (9.38%) Test Automation
24 70 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
25 69 (9.25%) SQL

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 20 (2.68%) MS Exchange
1 20 (2.68%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.28%) Confluence
3 9 (1.21%) ColdFusion
3 9 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (0.80%) nginx
5 5 (0.67%) Apache Spark
5 5 (0.67%) CMS
5 5 (0.67%) IIS
6 4 (0.54%) Apache
7 3 (0.40%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.27%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 126 (16.89%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.61%) Simulink
3 6 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.67%) CATIA
5 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.54%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.13%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.13%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 192 (25.74%) Azure
2 159 (21.31%) AWS
3 61 (8.18%) GCP
4 48 (6.43%) Microsoft 365
5 43 (5.76%) SaaS
6 34 (4.56%) Power Platform
7 27 (3.62%) Dynamics 365
7 27 (3.62%) PaaS
8 18 (2.41%) Azure DevOps
8 18 (2.41%) Serverless
9 15 (2.01%) GitHub
10 14 (1.88%) Azure Active Directory
11 13 (1.74%) AWS Lambda
12 12 (1.61%) Datadog
13 11 (1.47%) IaaS
13 11 (1.47%) OpenShift
14 10 (1.34%) Alation
14 10 (1.34%) Collibra
14 10 (1.34%) Matillion
15 6 (0.80%) Cloud Functions
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.84%) SAN
2 35 (4.69%) Firewall
3 32 (4.29%) DNS
4 26 (3.49%) DHCP
5 23 (3.08%) TCP/IP
6 20 (2.68%) Wireless
7 18 (2.41%) BIG-IP
7 18 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (2.41%) Cisco ISE
7 18 (2.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 18 (2.41%) Cisco Wireless
8 14 (1.88%) FTP
8 14 (1.88%) Internet
8 14 (1.88%) SSH
9 13 (1.74%) HTTP
9 13 (1.74%) SMTP
9 13 (1.74%) SNMP
9 13 (1.74%) SSL
9 13 (1.74%) Telnet
10 11 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (4.42%) Big Data
2 31 (4.16%) MySQL
2 31 (4.16%) SQL Server
3 22 (2.95%) MongoDB
4 21 (2.82%) NoSQL
5 16 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (1.88%) Power BI
7 13 (1.74%) Relational Database
8 10 (1.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 10 (1.34%) Sybase IQ
8 10 (1.34%) Tableau
8 10 (1.34%) Tableau Server
9 8 (1.07%) Data Lake
10 6 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.67%) Power Query
11 5 (0.67%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 84 (11.26%) Git (software)
2 63 (8.45%) JIRA
3 28 (3.75%) Jenkins
4 18 (2.41%) Sonatype Nexus
5 15 (2.01%) webpack
6 12 (1.61%) Rational DOORS
7 11 (1.47%) GitLab
8 9 (1.21%) git-flow
9 8 (1.07%) Maven
9 8 (1.07%) Subversion
10 7 (0.94%) Gradle
10 7 (0.94%) Selenium
11 6 (0.80%) Cypress.io
12 5 (0.67%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.67%) fastlane
13 4 (0.54%) Ant
13 4 (0.54%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.54%) TeamCity
14 3 (0.40%) JUnit
14 3 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 191 (25.60%) Social Skills
2 160 (21.45%) Finance
3 107 (14.34%) Automotive
4 70 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 51 (6.84%) Marketing
6 35 (4.69%) Games
7 34 (4.56%) Influencing Skills
8 25 (3.35%) Banking
9 24 (3.22%) Aerospace
9 24 (3.22%) Public Sector
9 24 (3.22%) Retail
10 20 (2.68%) Manufacturing
10 20 (2.68%) Presentation Skills
11 19 (2.55%) Organisational Skills
12 18 (2.41%) Law
13 15 (2.01%) Legal
14 11 (1.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 9 (1.21%) Advertising
16 7 (0.94%) Electronics
17 5 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 154 (20.64%) Developer
2 83 (11.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 53 (7.10%) Senior Developer
3 53 (7.10%) Software Engineer
4 44 (5.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 43 (5.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 39 (5.23%) Analyst
7 37 (4.96%) Java Developer
8 34 (4.56%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
8 34 (4.56%) Java Engineer
9 32 (4.29%) Architect
10 31 (4.16%) Network Engineer
10 31 (4.16%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 31 (4.16%) Trainee
11 30 (4.02%) IT Manager
11 30 (4.02%) Lead Developer
12 29 (3.89%) Incident Manager
13 28 (3.75%) Incident and Problem Manager
13 28 (3.75%) Problem Manager
14 26 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (12.20%) React
2 76 (10.19%) Spring
3 58 (7.77%) CSS
4 55 (7.37%) RESTful
5 54 (7.24%) HTML
6 52 (6.97%) .NET
7 42 (5.63%) Spring Boot
8 41 (5.50%) Spring MVC
9 35 (4.69%) jQuery
10 27 (3.62%) Redux
11 25 (3.35%) REST
12 24 (3.22%) Sass
13 23 (3.08%) Velocity
14 21 (2.82%) Web Services
15 17 (2.28%) Spring Cloud
16 16 (2.14%) AngularJS
16 16 (2.14%) Node.js
17 15 (2.01%) Struts
17 15 (2.01%) Struts2
18 13 (1.74%) Lightning Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.30%) Algorithms
2 33 (4.42%) User Experience
3 25 (3.35%) Cloud Native
4 23 (3.08%) Data Structures
4 23 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
5 21 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
6 18 (2.41%) Mobile App
7 15 (2.01%) Linux Command Line
7 15 (2.01%) Tandem
8 14 (1.88%) Mainframe
8 14 (1.88%) Virtual Team
9 13 (1.74%) EFT
10 12 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.61%) Life Science
11 10 (1.34%) Data Centre
11 10 (1.34%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.21%) Data Protection Act
13 8 (1.07%) Blog
14 7 (0.94%) Driving Licence
14 7 (0.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 64 (8.58%) Linux
1 64 (8.58%) Unix
2 59 (7.91%) Windows
3 30 (4.02%) Windows Server
4 17 (2.28%) Android
5 16 (2.14%) Apple iOS
6 15 (2.01%) Windows 10
7 9 (1.21%) Mac OS
8 8 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.94%) Windows Server 2016
10 5 (0.67%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.67%) Solaris
11 4 (0.54%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (0.40%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (52.95%) Agile
2 345 (46.25%) Coaching
3 148 (19.84%) Scrum
4 135 (18.10%) Software Engineering
5 126 (16.89%) ITIL
6 123 (16.49%) Customer Service
7 121 (16.22%) DevOps
8 107 (14.34%) TDD
9 97 (13.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 92 (12.33%) Analytics
11 89 (11.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 84 (11.26%) Problem-Solving
13 70 (9.38%) Test Automation
14 65 (8.71%) Kanban
15 64 (8.58%) CI/CD
15 64 (8.58%) Line Management
16 60 (8.04%) Service Management
17 59 (7.91%) Project Management
17 59 (7.91%) Technical Leadership
18 58 (7.77%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 177 (23.73%) Java
2 107 (14.34%) Python
3 106 (14.21%) JavaScript
4 69 (9.25%) SQL
5 55 (7.37%) C#
6 40 (5.36%) C
7 35 (4.69%) TypeScript
8 29 (3.89%) PowerShell
9 27 (3.62%) PHP
10 17 (2.28%) ES6
11 15 (2.01%) Ruby
12 13 (1.74%) C++
13 12 (1.61%) MATLAB
13 12 (1.61%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.94%) Apple Swift
15 5 (0.67%) Perl
16 3 (0.40%) Ada
16 3 (0.40%) Scala
16 3 (0.40%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 115 (15.42%) Degree
2 38 (5.09%) Azure Certification
3 32 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 31 (4.16%) AWS Certification
5 29 (3.89%) ITIL Certification
6 20 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (2.55%) CCNA
7 19 (2.55%) CCNP
8 13 (1.74%) Security Cleared
9 12 (1.61%) SC Cleared
10 10 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (1.07%) DBS Check
12 6 (0.80%) MCSE
13 4 (0.54%) CISSP
13 4 (0.54%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.54%) Master's Degree
13 4 (0.54%) MCSA
14 3 (0.40%) CISM
14 3 (0.40%) CSPO
14 3 (0.40%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (9.12%) QA
2 37 (4.96%) SLA
3 26 (3.49%) Data Quality
4 17 (2.28%) ISO 26262
5 16 (2.14%) IEC 61508
6 13 (1.74%) Automotive SPICE
7 11 (1.47%) Accessibility
8 6 (0.80%) PMO
9 3 (0.40%) NIST
10 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.13%) GDPR
10 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (6.43%) Active Directory
2 30 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (3.75%) Docker
4 14 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (1.74%) vSphere
6 11 (1.47%) NFS
7 4 (0.54%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.40%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 60 (8.04%) Ansible
2 51 (6.84%) Terraform
3 39 (5.23%) Kubernetes
4 24 (3.22%) SCCM
5 21 (2.82%) VxRail
6 17 (2.28%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 13 (1.74%) vCenter Server
8 12 (1.61%) Jamf Pro
9 10 (1.34%) Packer
9 10 (1.34%) vRealize
10 8 (1.07%) Red Hat Satellite
10 8 (1.07%) Single Sign-On
11 5 (0.67%) Istio
11 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (0.67%) XenMobile
12 4 (0.54%) WSUS
13 3 (0.40%) Nessus
13 3 (0.40%) SCOM
14 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
14 2 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 233 (31.23%) Microsoft
2 85 (11.39%) ServiceNow
3 56 (7.51%) VMware
4 55 (7.37%) Cisco
5 43 (5.76%) Sun
6 36 (4.83%) SolarWinds
7 21 (2.82%) Dell
8 19 (2.55%) CheckPoint
9 18 (2.41%) Citrix
9 18 (2.41%) F5
10 16 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (1.88%) Google
12 13 (1.74%) Globalscape
13 12 (1.61%) AppDynamics
13 12 (1.61%) Apple
14 11 (1.47%) Commvault
14 11 (1.47%) IBM
14 11 (1.47%) NetApp
14 11 (1.47%) Oracle
14 11 (1.47%) Red Hat