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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 593 605 586
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Permanent jobs citing WFM 13 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.043% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.052% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 16
Average salary £38,000 £60,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +54.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £50,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £73,700 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -11.11%
WFM
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35168 36627 36321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.62% 83.79% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29338 29640 30556
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in London

WFM
Salary Trend in London

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

WFM Salary Trend in London

WFM
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WFM across the London region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

WFM Salary Histogram in London

WFM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the London region over the 3 months to 2 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +7 3 £32,500 -45.83%
WFM
England

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 8 (25.81%) Retail
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 7 (22.58%) Avaya
2 7 (22.58%) SaaS
3 6 (19.35%) Marketing
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) Finance
4 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) Degree
4 5 (16.13%) QA
5 4 (12.90%) Product Management
5 4 (12.90%) Verint
5 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle
5 4 (12.90%) CRM
5 4 (12.90%) ERP
5 4 (12.90%) Law
5 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
5 4 (12.90%) Back Office
6 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
6 3 (9.68%) Advertising
6 3 (9.68%) CMS
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) IVR
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco
6 3 (9.68%) Genesys
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) CTI
6 3 (9.68%) JavaScript

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (9.68%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) Joomla!
2 2 (6.45%) Drupal
2 2 (6.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) CTI
2 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
General
1 8 (25.81%) Retail
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Marketing
3 4 (12.90%) Law
3 4 (12.90%) Back Office
4 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.68%) Advertising
5 2 (6.45%) Billing
6 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Business Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Product Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Lead Product Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Professional Services Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Voice Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Voice Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Voice Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Programme Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Product Manager
6 1 (3.23%) MI Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Avaya Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) jQuery
2 2 (6.45%) Ajax
2 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.45%) CSS
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) XHTML
2 2 (6.45%) VXML
3 1 (3.23%) LAMP
3 1 (3.23%) WAMP
3 1 (3.23%) Laravel
3 1 (3.23%) Mustache
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) IVR
3 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.23%) Informatics
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) CRM
1 4 (12.90%) ERP
1 4 (12.90%) Product Management
2 3 (9.68%) Project Management
2 3 (9.68%) Change Management
2 3 (9.68%) Workforce Management Optimization
2 3 (9.68%) Time Management
3 2 (6.45%) Line Management
3 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (6.45%) Customer Insight
3 2 (6.45%) OO
3 2 (6.45%) People Management
3 2 (6.45%) Software Architecture
3 2 (6.45%) Speech Recognition
3 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.23%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.45%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Avaya
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) Verint
4 3 (9.68%) Genesys
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (3.23%) Cognizant