The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 222 214 213
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing WFM 7 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.34% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 7
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £52,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +61.53%
WFM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4642 4661 4187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.87% 79.03% 76.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3183 3376 3399
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WFM across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WFM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WFM across the Berkshire region.

WFM Salary Trend in Berkshire

WFM
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WFM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

WFM Salary Histogram in Berkshire

WFM
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 5 £45,000 +136.84%
Bracknell - 1 - -
WFM
South East

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WFM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WFM.

1 9 (45.00%) XML
2 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) SaaS
4 6 (30.00%) VBScript
5 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (25.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
5 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (15.00%) Java
7 3 (15.00%) Verint
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco
7 3 (15.00%) Service Management
7 3 (15.00%) Scrum
7 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
7 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (10.00%) Finance
8 2 (10.00%) Marketing
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
8 2 (10.00%) Business Development
8 2 (10.00%) MVC
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WFM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WFM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SMS
1 1 (5.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (5.00%) VoIP
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) RTCP
1 1 (5.00%) RTP
1 1 (5.00%) H.323
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (5.00%) GGSN
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Dutch Language
3 1 (5.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Development Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Product Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Product Development Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Developer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Report Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Resource Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Management Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) XML
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) XMPP
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Service Management
1 3 (15.00%) Scrum
1 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (10.00%) Business Development
2 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (10.00%) MVC
2 2 (10.00%) CRM
2 2 (10.00%) ERP
2 2 (10.00%) Business Analytics
2 2 (10.00%) Analytics
2 2 (10.00%) Time Management
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 1 (5.00%) Coaching
3 1 (5.00%) EAI
3 1 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) VBScript
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.00%) HND
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
3 3 (15.00%) Verint
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) Cognos
5 1 (5.00%) Siebel
5 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Avaya
5 1 (5.00%) Genesys
5 1 (5.00%) Empirix
5 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (5.00%) webMethods
5 1 (5.00%) Mitel
5 1 (5.00%) Panasonic