The first table below looks at the demand for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 86 85 86
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing WFM 12 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.04% 0.64% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.86% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 1
Average salary £42,500 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.46% -38.75%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.01% -8.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
942 818 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 81.42% 74.23% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 689 701 601
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
WFM
Buckinghamshire

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

WFM
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WFM Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

WFM
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WFM across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

WFM Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) MySQL
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) Apache
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) Ruby
5 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
5 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 5 (35.71%) Banking
5 5 (35.71%) Subversion
5 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) CRM
5 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
5 5 (35.71%) MS Office
5 5 (35.71%) UNIX
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) PHP
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) OO
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
6 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
7 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
7 3 (21.43%) Retail
7 3 (21.43%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) Client/Server

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 7 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) PHPUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Behat
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) Junior
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) jQuery
2 4 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (14.29%) Middleware
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (14.29%) Gherkin
4 1 (7.14%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
2 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 5 (35.71%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Ruby
1 5 (35.71%) PHP
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Telerik
3 1 (7.14%) Zend
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya
3 1 (7.14%) Genesys
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft