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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 804 823 742
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -81
Permanent jobs citing WFM 79 73 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.065% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.091% 0.079% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 56 58 86
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +30.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £68,700 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +25.34%
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
86935 92744 83185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.38% 82.73% 80.94%
Number of salaries quoted 71876 75732 69236
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +69 35 £70,000 +27.27% 6
Yorkshire +1 13 £45,000 -14.28%
South East -5 11 £40,000 -11.11% 4
North West +8 8 £25,000 -46.23% 3
West Midlands -4 8 £47,500 -1.55%
East of England +5 4 £28,500 -40.00% 2
WFM
UK

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 51 (35.66%) SQL
2 50 (34.97%) Avaya
3 49 (34.27%) Oracle
4 44 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 37 (25.87%) CTI
6 34 (23.78%) Windows
6 34 (23.78%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 33 (23.08%) Genesys
7 33 (23.08%) IVR
8 31 (21.68%) Degree
8 31 (21.68%) MS Excel
9 27 (18.88%) Cisco
9 27 (18.88%) Workforce Management Optimization
9 27 (18.88%) Verint
10 25 (17.48%) Time Management
11 20 (13.99%) Service Delivery
11 20 (13.99%) Oracle Database
12 19 (13.29%) Finance
13 18 (12.59%) Project Management
13 18 (12.59%) MS Office
14 17 (11.89%) Linux
15 16 (11.19%) Java
15 16 (11.19%) VXML
15 16 (11.19%) Asset Management
15 16 (11.19%) Speech Recognition
15 16 (11.19%) Customer Insight
16 15 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (9.79%) Retail
17 14 (9.79%) JavaScript

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 13 (9.09%) Apache
2 5 (3.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.50%) CMS
3 4 (2.80%) IIS
4 1 (0.70%) JBoss
4 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.70%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.70%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 31 (21.68%) MS Excel
2 18 (12.59%) MS Office
3 5 (3.50%) MS Project
3 5 (3.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (2.80%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.40%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (1.40%) Radian6
3 2 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.40%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.70%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.70%) SAP xRPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (25.87%) CTI
2 10 (6.99%) WAN
2 10 (6.99%) LAN
3 8 (5.59%) PBX
3 8 (5.59%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.50%) IP Telephony
5 4 (2.80%) VoIP
6 3 (2.10%) PSTN
6 3 (2.10%) VPN
6 3 (2.10%) Avaya Modular Messaging
6 3 (2.10%) Firewall
7 1 (0.70%) MPLS
7 1 (0.70%) Q.931
7 1 (0.70%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.99%) Oracle Database
3 11 (7.69%) MySQL
4 9 (6.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.20%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (4.20%) JasperReports
7 4 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.10%) Pentaho
8 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.40%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.70%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Ant
1 6 (4.20%) Eclipse
1 6 (4.20%) CruiseControl
1 6 (4.20%) Subversion
2 3 (2.10%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.40%) ProC
General
1 19 (13.29%) Finance
2 14 (9.79%) Retail
3 10 (6.99%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.90%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.50%) Back Office
5 5 (3.50%) Electronics
6 2 (1.40%) Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Billing
7 1 (0.70%) Marketing
7 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.70%) Publishing
7 1 (0.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (25.87%) Analyst
2 16 (11.19%) Consultant
3 13 (9.09%) Professional Services Engineer
4 11 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 10 (6.99%) Project Manager
6 9 (6.29%) Software Engineer
6 9 (6.29%) Developer
7 8 (5.59%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.20%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (4.20%) Business Consultant
8 6 (4.20%) Software Support Analyst
8 6 (4.20%) Voice Engineer
9 5 (3.50%) Genesys Consultant
9 5 (3.50%) Head of IT
9 5 (3.50%) Implementation Analyst
9 5 (3.50%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.50%) Applications Support
9 5 (3.50%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (2.80%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.19%) VXML
2 14 (9.79%) HTML
3 8 (5.59%) SOAP
3 8 (5.59%) CSS
4 7 (4.90%) Web Services
4 7 (4.90%) XML
4 7 (4.90%) jQuery
4 7 (4.90%) REST
5 6 (4.20%) .NET
6 5 (3.50%) LAMP
6 5 (3.50%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (3.50%) Middleware
7 4 (2.80%) JSON
8 3 (2.10%) RESTful
8 3 (2.10%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.10%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (2.10%) Java SE
8 3 (2.10%) MSMQ
9 2 (1.40%) J2EE
9 2 (1.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 34 (23.78%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (23.08%) IVR
3 10 (6.99%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.99%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (5.59%) FMCG
6 7 (4.90%) Machine to Machine
7 5 (3.50%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.50%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.40%) Social Media
9 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.70%) PMI
9 1 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (23.78%) Windows
2 17 (11.89%) Linux
3 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.50%) UNIX
4 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.80%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.80%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.10%) Android
5 3 (2.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.88%) Workforce Management Optimization
2 25 (17.48%) Time Management
3 20 (13.99%) Service Delivery
4 18 (12.59%) Project Management
5 16 (11.19%) Asset Management
5 16 (11.19%) Customer Insight
5 16 (11.19%) Speech Recognition
6 15 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (8.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (8.39%) Open Source
7 12 (8.39%) CRM
7 12 (8.39%) ERP
8 10 (6.99%) OOP
8 10 (6.99%) Software Engineering
8 10 (6.99%) Data Analysis
9 9 (6.29%) Performance Management
9 9 (6.29%) OO
10 8 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (4.90%) Programme Management
11 7 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 51 (35.66%) SQL
2 16 (11.19%) Java
3 14 (9.79%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.69%) PHP
5 9 (6.29%) C++
6 7 (4.90%) C#
7 5 (3.50%) C
7 5 (3.50%) VB
8 3 (2.10%) ABAP
8 3 (2.10%) Ruby
8 3 (2.10%) Delphi
8 3 (2.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (21.68%) Degree
2 3 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (2.10%) Avaya Certification
3 2 (1.40%) MBA
4 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.70%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.20%) SLA
2 3 (2.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.40%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.40%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 50 (34.97%) Avaya
2 49 (34.27%) Oracle
3 44 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 33 (23.08%) Genesys
5 27 (18.88%) Cisco
5 27 (18.88%) Verint
6 7 (4.90%) SAP
7 6 (4.20%) Business Objects
7 6 (4.20%) Nortel
8 5 (3.50%) VMware
9 4 (2.80%) Remedy
9 4 (2.80%) Citrix
9 4 (2.80%) BMC
10 3 (2.10%) Cognizant
10 3 (2.10%) Cognos
10 3 (2.10%) Siebel
10 3 (2.10%) Kronos
10 3 (2.10%) TIBCO
10 3 (2.10%) webMethods
11 2 (1.40%) Oneserve
Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £3000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Worksop, Nottinghamshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Car and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £26799 - £30799 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London + UK Travel
Cognizant Technology Solutions SAP
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Wigan
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Stock Options + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London + UK Travel
Cognizant Technology Solutions SAP
Posted: 23 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Arinso
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Northgate Arinso
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago