The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 88 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing WFM 8 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.69% 0.32% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.42% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Average salary £45,000 £24,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.67% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £36,900 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
WFM
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
945 707 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 81.54% 74.58% 77.24%
Number of salaries quoted 669 608 552
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

WFM Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (76.92%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) MySQL
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 7 (53.85%) Apache
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Degree
5 5 (38.46%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 5 (38.46%) Subversion
5 5 (38.46%) Ruby
5 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
5 5 (38.46%) CRM
5 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
5 5 (38.46%) MS Office
5 5 (38.46%) UNIX
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) PHP
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) OO
6 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (30.77%) Banking
7 3 (23.08%) Retail
7 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
7 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
7 3 (23.08%) Java
7 3 (23.08%) Client/Server

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (53.85%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) Behat
2 2 (15.38%) PHPUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Software Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (15.38%) Middleware
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
4 1 (7.69%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
2 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
2 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
2 5 (38.46%) UNIX
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) CRM
2 5 (38.46%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Ruby
1 5 (38.46%) PHP
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Telerik
3 1 (7.69%) Zend
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft