The first table below looks at the demand for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 112 114 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -22
Permanent jobs citing WFM 3 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.23% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.30% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £27,000 £24,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1383 1319 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.24% 75.85% 71.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1094 910
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
WFM
West Midlands

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WFM
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

WFM Salary Trend in Birmingham

WFM
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Verint

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DBA
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) MI Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Verint