Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Mentorship
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 43 43
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +17
Permanent jobs citing Mentoring 400 549 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.92% 5.47% 5.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.41% 5.99% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 303 446 471
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

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 7,390 9,163 10,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.97% 91.26% 91.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5,596 7,372 7,946
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -8 188 £50,000 -4.76% 31
Coventry -10 53 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Warwickshire +24 27 £57,500 +9.52% 10
Shropshire -13 22 £32,500 -40.91% 7
Staffordshire -14 21 £39,500 +5.33% 7
Herefordshire +4 19 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Solihull -11 17 £58,750 +27.03% 5
Worcestershire +2 14 £42,000 -3.45% 21
Sutton Coldfield -9 8 £42,500 +41.67%
Wolverhampton +16 2 £40,750 +7.24%
Brierley Hill - 2 £32,500 -
Walsall -4 1 £35,000 -6.67%
Dudley - 1 £32,500 -
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 180 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (25.50%) JavaScript
3 94 (23.50%) Coaching
4 72 (18.00%) Finance
5 69 (17.25%) HTML
6 68 (17.00%) CSS
7 65 (16.25%) C#
8 64 (16.00%) SQL
9 61 (15.25%) .NET
9 61 (15.25%) TDD
10 58 (14.50%) Microsoft
11 57 (14.25%) Java
12 51 (12.75%) Firewall
13 50 (12.50%) Degree
14 47 (11.75%) Scrum
14 47 (11.75%) ITIL
14 47 (11.75%) Cisco
15 44 (11.00%) SQL Server
16 43 (10.75%) Data Centre
17 42 (10.50%) Microsoft Azure
18 41 (10.25%) Amazon AWS
18 41 (10.25%) Retail
18 41 (10.25%) Project Management
18 41 (10.25%) MVC
19 37 (9.25%) Service Delivery
20 36 (9.00%) WAN
21 34 (8.50%) Software Engineering
22 33 (8.25%) Marketing
22 33 (8.25%) SDLC
23 32 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement

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 11 (2.75%) Tomcat
2 9 (2.25%) CMS
2 9 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.00%) IIS
5 2 (0.50%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.50%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.25%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.25%) Confluence
6 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.25%) JBoss
6 1 (0.25%) Jetty
6 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.25%) Moodle
6 1 (0.25%) SAS
6 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.75%) Maya
3 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.25%) Simulink
4 1 (0.25%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 4 (1.00%) SAP ERP
1 4 (1.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.75%) Magento
2 3 (0.75%) SAP SD
2 3 (0.75%) SAP VC
3 2 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 42 (10.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (10.25%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (4.25%) IaaS
3 17 (4.25%) PaaS
4 13 (3.25%) Office 365
5 7 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.75%) GitHub
6 5 (1.25%) SaaS
7 4 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.50%) Google Play
8 2 (0.50%) iTunes
8 2 (0.50%) npm
8 2 (0.50%) TestFlight
9 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.25%) Fastly
9 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.25%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 51 (12.75%) Firewall
2 36 (9.00%) WAN
3 32 (8.00%) LAN
4 30 (7.50%) OSPF
5 23 (5.75%) TCP/IP
6 20 (5.00%) VPN
7 16 (4.00%) BGP
8 14 (3.50%) Network Security
8 14 (3.50%) VLAN
9 13 (3.25%) VoIP
10 12 (3.00%) Wireless
11 11 (2.75%) Internet
12 9 (2.25%) MPLS
12 9 (2.25%) WLAN
13 7 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (1.50%) Ethernet
15 5 (1.25%) Broadband
15 5 (1.25%) Junos
16 4 (1.00%) DHCP
16 4 (1.00%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.75%) NoSQL
2 19 (4.75%) Relational Database
3 16 (4.00%) MySQL
4 14 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 10 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
6 9 (2.25%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.25%) RDBMS
6 9 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.25%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.00%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.75%) DB2
8 3 (0.75%) Redis
8 3 (0.75%) SAP HANA
8 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.50%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 30 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 14 (3.50%) Visual Studio
3 12 (3.00%) Selenium
3 12 (3.00%) Subversion
4 11 (2.75%) Maven
5 10 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (2.00%) Cucumber
7 7 (1.75%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.50%) JIRA
9 4 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.00%) GitLab
9 4 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (1.00%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.00%) webpack
10 3 (0.75%) JMeter
10 3 (0.75%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.50%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.50%) JUnit
11 2 (0.50%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.50%) Xcode
General
1 72 (18.00%) Finance
2 41 (10.25%) Retail
3 33 (8.25%) Marketing
4 22 (5.50%) Telecoms
5 18 (4.50%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.75%) Automotive
7 6 (1.50%) Games
8 5 (1.25%) Publishing
9 4 (1.00%) Back Office
10 3 (0.75%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.50%) Advertising
11 2 (0.50%) Banking
11 2 (0.50%) Electronics
11 2 (0.50%) Legal
12 1 (0.25%) German Language
12 1 (0.25%) Law
12 1 (0.25%) Local Government
12 1 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 98 (24.50%) Developer
2 44 (11.00%) Architect
3 37 (9.25%) Network Engineer
4 35 (8.75%) Senior Developer
5 23 (5.75%) Analyst
5 23 (5.75%) Lead Developer
5 23 (5.75%) Team Leader
6 20 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 17 (4.25%) Project Manager
8 16 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
9 14 (3.50%) Data Architect
10 13 (3.25%) DevOps Engineer
10 13 (3.25%) Java Developer
10 13 (3.25%) Senior Network Engineer
11 12 (3.00%) Head of Support
11 12 (3.00%) PHP Developer
11 12 (3.00%) Technical Architect
11 12 (3.00%) Technical Support
12 11 (2.75%) Software Project Manager
12 11 (2.75%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (17.25%) HTML
2 68 (17.00%) CSS
3 61 (15.25%) .NET
4 32 (8.00%) Spring
5 31 (7.75%) ASP.NET
6 28 (7.00%) jQuery
7 24 (6.00%) AngularJS
8 22 (5.50%) Node.js
9 18 (4.50%) Spring MVC
10 16 (4.00%) React
11 14 (3.50%) HTML5
11 14 (3.50%) JSON
12 13 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (3.25%) XML
13 12 (3.00%) CSS3
14 11 (2.75%) Laravel
15 9 (2.25%) J2EE
15 9 (2.25%) J2SE
15 9 (2.25%) Java SE
16 8 (2.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.75%) Data Centre
2 25 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.25%) Driving Licence
4 13 (3.25%) PMI
5 12 (3.00%) NHS
6 9 (2.25%) Data Protection Act
6 9 (2.25%) Reference Data
7 8 (2.00%) Handset
8 7 (1.75%) User Experience
9 6 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.00%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.00%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.75%) Clustering
11 3 (0.75%) Fintech
11 3 (0.75%) Social Media
12 2 (0.50%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.50%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.50%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.25%) Windows
2 16 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (3.50%) Linux
4 12 (3.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.25%) CentOS
6 4 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.50%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (23.50%) Coaching
3 61 (15.25%) TDD
4 47 (11.75%) ITIL
4 47 (11.75%) Scrum
5 41 (10.25%) MVC
5 41 (10.25%) Project Management
6 37 (9.25%) Service Delivery
7 34 (8.50%) Software Engineering
8 33 (8.25%) SDLC
9 32 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 31 (7.75%) Web Development
11 29 (7.25%) Continuous Delivery
12 27 (6.75%) OO
13 26 (6.50%) Collaborative Working
13 26 (6.50%) Digital Marketing
13 26 (6.50%) Technical Leadership
14 25 (6.25%) Data Protection
14 25 (6.25%) Matrix Management
15 24 (6.00%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 102 (25.50%) JavaScript
2 65 (16.25%) C#
3 64 (16.00%) SQL
4 57 (14.25%) Java
5 18 (4.50%) PHP
6 16 (4.00%) Python
7 13 (3.25%) PL/SQL
8 11 (2.75%) T-SQL
9 10 (2.50%) VB.NET
10 7 (1.75%) C++
11 6 (1.50%) C
11 6 (1.50%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.50%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.25%) Java 8
13 4 (1.00%) Ruby
14 3 (0.75%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.50%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.50%) ES6
15 2 (0.50%) Go
15 2 (0.50%) R
Qualifications
1 50 (12.50%) Degree
2 16 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 16 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (3.25%) CCNP
4 13 (3.25%) PMI Certification
5 11 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (2.25%) CCNA
7 5 (1.25%) AWS Certification
7 5 (1.25%) CCDP
7 5 (1.25%) ISEB
7 5 (1.25%) JNCIA
7 5 (1.25%) JNCIS
8 4 (1.00%) DBS Check
8 4 (1.00%) RHCE
8 4 (1.00%) RHCSA
8 4 (1.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.75%) MCSE
9 3 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.75%) GDPR
2 22 (5.50%) QA
3 15 (3.75%) SLA
4 4 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.75%) PMO
6 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 17025
7 1 (0.25%) COBIT
7 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 26262
7 1 (0.25%) MISRA
7 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.25%) Docker
3 11 (2.75%) Firmware
4 4 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.50%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.25%) KVM
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.25%) pfSense
7 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (2.25%) Ansible
2 8 (2.00%) Puppet
3 6 (1.50%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.50%) Terraform
4 5 (1.25%) SCCM
5 4 (1.00%) Consul
5 4 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (1.00%) Grafana
5 4 (1.00%) Graphite
5 4 (1.00%) Opsview
5 4 (1.00%) Packer
5 4 (1.00%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.50%) EnCase
6 2 (0.50%) HockeyApp
6 2 (0.50%) Marathon
7 1 (0.25%) FTK
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 58 (14.50%) Microsoft
2 47 (11.75%) Cisco
3 24 (6.00%) Oracle
4 21 (5.25%) CheckPoint
4 21 (5.25%) Fortinet
4 21 (5.25%) Google
5 17 (4.25%) HP
5 17 (4.25%) SAP
6 12 (3.00%) Nokia
7 10 (2.50%) VMware
8 8 (2.00%) Avaya
9 7 (1.75%) Mitel
10 6 (1.50%) Juniper
11 5 (1.25%) Blue Coat
11 5 (1.25%) Extreme Networks
12 4 (1.00%) F5
12 4 (1.00%) Infoblox
12 4 (1.00%) Meraki
12 4 (1.00%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.00%) Zscaler