The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 773 796 742
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -54
Permanent jobs citing WFM 81 93 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.085% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.10% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 60 70 78
Average salary £64,139 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.27% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +25.33%
WFM
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83174 89930 81696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.46% 82.01% 80.22%
Number of salaries quoted 68342 73659 67938
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in England

WFM
Salary Trend in England

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

WFM Salary Trend in England

WFM
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WFM across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

WFM Salary Histogram in England

WFM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
London +58 33 £75,000 +36.36% 4
South East -11 21 £42,500 -29.16% 3
Yorkshire +1 12 - - 1
North West +5 7 £42,500 -8.60% 1
East of England +12 6 £31,750 -20.62% 2
West Midlands -10 2 £28,538 +5.69% 2
WFM
UK

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 53 (37.59%) SQL
2 51 (36.17%) Oracle
3 46 (32.62%) Avaya
4 41 (29.08%) Microsoft
5 39 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (24.82%) MS Excel
7 31 (21.99%) Windows
7 31 (21.99%) Genesys
8 30 (21.28%) SQL Server
9 28 (19.86%) Cisco
10 26 (18.44%) CTI
10 26 (18.44%) Degree
11 25 (17.73%) Time Management
12 23 (16.31%) Verint
12 23 (16.31%) Finance
12 23 (16.31%) IVR
13 22 (15.60%) Service Delivery
13 22 (15.60%) Workforce Management Optimization
14 19 (13.48%) Oracle Database
15 18 (12.77%) Java
16 17 (12.06%) JavaScript
16 17 (12.06%) HTML
16 17 (12.06%) Linux
17 16 (11.35%) MS Office
18 15 (10.64%) Asset Management
19 14 (9.93%) Retail
19 14 (9.93%) Management Information System
19 14 (9.93%) CRM
19 14 (9.93%) Apache
20 13 (9.22%) VXML

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 14 (9.93%) Apache
2 8 (5.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.84%) CMS
4 2 (1.42%) Drupal
4 2 (1.42%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.42%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.42%) JBoss
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.71%) IIS
5 1 (0.71%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.71%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (24.82%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.35%) MS Office
3 4 (2.84%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.13%) MS Project
5 2 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.71%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (2.84%) ResourceLink
2 4 (2.84%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.42%) Radian6
4 1 (0.71%) SAP xRPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (18.44%) CTI
2 6 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.26%) PBX
3 5 (3.55%) VoIP
4 4 (2.84%) WAN
4 4 (2.84%) LAN
5 3 (2.13%) PSTN
6 2 (1.42%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.42%) UMTS
6 2 (1.42%) GSM
7 1 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.71%) Diameter Protocol
7 1 (0.71%) ISDN
7 1 (0.71%) SMS
7 1 (0.71%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.71%) MPLS
7 1 (0.71%) VPN
7 1 (0.71%) Q.931
7 1 (0.71%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.48%) Oracle Database
3 11 (7.80%) MySQL
4 7 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.55%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (3.55%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.55%) JasperReports
7 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.71%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Eclipse
1 5 (3.55%) Ant
1 5 (3.55%) Subversion
1 5 (3.55%) CruiseControl
2 4 (2.84%) ProC
3 2 (1.42%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (16.31%) Finance
2 14 (9.93%) Retail
3 10 (7.09%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.96%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.26%) Back Office
6 5 (3.55%) Electronics
7 3 (2.13%) Banking
8 2 (1.42%) Billing
9 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.71%) Advertising
9 1 (0.71%) Publishing
9 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (34.04%) Analyst
2 15 (10.64%) Support Analyst
3 14 (9.93%) Consultant
4 13 (9.22%) Developer
4 13 (9.22%) Professional Services Engineer
5 12 (8.51%) Business Analyst
6 10 (7.09%) Project Manager
7 8 (5.67%) Software Support Analyst
8 7 (4.96%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.26%) Implementation Analyst
9 6 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (4.26%) Business Consultant
10 5 (3.55%) Applications Support
10 5 (3.55%) Java Software Engineer
10 5 (3.55%) Delphi Developer
10 5 (3.55%) Head of IT
11 4 (2.84%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 4 (2.84%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (2.84%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.84%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.06%) HTML
2 13 (9.22%) VXML
3 10 (7.09%) XML
4 9 (6.38%) CSS
5 8 (5.67%) jQuery
5 8 (5.67%) SOAP
5 8 (5.67%) Web Services
6 7 (4.96%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (4.96%) REST
6 7 (4.96%) Middleware
7 5 (3.55%) LAMP
8 4 (2.84%) JSON
8 4 (2.84%) .NET
9 3 (2.13%) WAMP
9 3 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (2.13%) Mustache
9 3 (2.13%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.13%) Ajax
10 2 (1.42%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (1.42%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (16.31%) IVR
3 14 (9.93%) Management Information System
4 11 (7.80%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (7.09%) Open Source
6 8 (5.67%) FMCG
7 7 (4.96%) Client/Server
7 7 (4.96%) Computer Science
8 5 (3.55%) Machine to Machine
9 3 (2.13%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.42%) Statistics
10 2 (1.42%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.42%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.42%) Social Media
11 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.71%) PMI
11 1 (0.71%) CMDB
11 1 (0.71%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.99%) Windows
2 17 (12.06%) Linux
3 8 (5.67%) UNIX
4 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (4.26%) Windows XP
5 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.73%) Time Management
2 22 (15.60%) Service Delivery
2 22 (15.60%) Workforce Management Optimization
3 15 (10.64%) Asset Management
4 14 (9.93%) CRM
5 13 (9.22%) Project Management
5 13 (9.22%) Speech Recognition
5 13 (9.22%) Customer Insight
6 12 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (8.51%) Performance Management
6 12 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (8.51%) Data Analysis
6 12 (8.51%) ERP
7 11 (7.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (7.09%) Logistics
9 9 (6.38%) OO
9 9 (6.38%) Software Engineering
10 8 (5.67%) Resource Management
11 7 (4.96%) OOP
12 6 (4.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 53 (37.59%) SQL
2 18 (12.77%) Java
3 17 (12.06%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.09%) PHP
5 9 (6.38%) C#
5 9 (6.38%) C++
6 7 (4.96%) C
7 5 (3.55%) Delphi
7 5 (3.55%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.42%) Ruby
8 2 (1.42%) VBScript
8 2 (1.42%) VB
9 1 (0.71%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 26 (18.44%) Degree
2 3 (2.13%) Avaya Certification
2 3 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.42%) MBA
3 2 (1.42%) HNC
3 2 (1.42%) HND
4 1 (0.71%) APMP
4 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.80%) SLA
2 3 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.42%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.13%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.13%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.71%) Iperf
Vendors
1 51 (36.17%) Oracle
2 46 (32.62%) Avaya
3 41 (29.08%) Microsoft
4 31 (21.99%) Genesys
5 28 (19.86%) Cisco
6 23 (16.31%) Verint
7 8 (5.67%) SAP
8 5 (3.55%) Cognos
8 5 (3.55%) Siebel
8 5 (3.55%) Business Objects
8 5 (3.55%) webMethods
8 5 (3.55%) TIBCO
9 4 (2.84%) Remedy
9 4 (2.84%) BMC
9 4 (2.84%) JDA
9 4 (2.84%) RedPrairie
10 3 (2.13%) Nortel
10 3 (2.13%) VMware
11 2 (1.42%) Kronos
11 2 (1.42%) EMC
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