The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 302 311 298
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing WFM 8 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.078% 0.029% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.095% 0.035% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 2
Average salary £43,500 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +36.98%
WFM
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8423 8637 8729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.82% 83.30% 80.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7271 7329 7823
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,764 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WFM
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

WFM Salary Trend in the City of London

WFM
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WFM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

WFM Salary Histogram in the City of London

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 5 (62.50%) Avaya
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Advertising
2 3 (37.50%) CMS
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) Joomla!
3 2 (25.00%) Drupal
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) XHTML
3 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (12.50%) Verint
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (37.50%) CMS
2 2 (25.00%) Joomla!
2 2 (25.00%) Drupal
2 2 (25.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) CTI
1 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Advertising
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Voice Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Voice Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Ajax
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Informatics
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) OO
1 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Workforce Management Optimization
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) Verint
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Genesys