The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 127 119 106
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs citing WFM 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.099% 0.11% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.14% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £40,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.21% -8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -6.00%
WFM
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1701 1428 1200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 84.54% 80.18% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1271 1029
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (33.33%) SAP HANA
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Niku

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) PMO Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Niku
1 1 (33.33%) SAP